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Give carrier your new address or phone Main 37S and The Press will move right along with you. UNITED PRESS ASSOCIATION SERVICE OMO WILL HAVE AN -advisory mm. ALWAYS BEHIND HIM Wants Board of Representative Business and Labor Men if Elected. If J. T. Omo Is elected mayor he will have a permanent advisory committee of 10 men, chosen from the ranks of the busines men and laboring Interests, behind him to confer with on all matters touching the expenditure of public funds and the regulation of municipal affairs. "I have made up my mind that if I am elected mayor," said Mr. Omo. "that I am to be thj representative of the whole fiwiaw, and It is no more than my duty to get at the will of the people before I act. To this end I want the aid of a com mittee of broad gauge men who will be a permanent commitee to serve as long as I am mayor. I will pur this matter befofe Uie republican city committee, which meets Mon day evening at 7:30 o'clock in the office of Wakefield & Witherspoon, 403 Peyton block, and have assur ance that the plan will be in dorsed." This committee will map out a general plan of campaign for Mr. Omo and the entire republican ORPHAN'S HOME HEROINE WILL HOLD THE FOR The tide Is turning out at the Or phans' Home of Spokane, ElO Lib erty avenue, and the effects of the 150,000 club "booster" knock was not nearly so bad as Beemed it would be when the first blow spoil ed nil the benefits tbat had been planned for the children. The home management did not realize that the club secretary has to rustle up at least enough to pay his own snlray, or any tenders of aid that might conflict with such rustling would have been regret fully declined. Eilers Piano House has put a piano in the home to replace the one removed by Sherman-Clay. Mrs. Dey can get along without the piano, but the little ones en joy singing to it so much she strains a point to keep one when It doesn't conflict with bread and butter and clothes for the children. The unfair and misleading JoiTps report, instead of putting the home out of business, is winning friends that may be depended on here after. Mrs. Dey made a proposition to the committee that they select some business man to handle all the funds given the home, but this didn't suit their purpose. An ar rangement is now being perfected whereby the funds will be handled entirely satisfactorily to every body, and Mrs. Dey will continue her work as long as she wants to. She has nothing more serious ln the way of attack to face now thnn the riffraff of gossip tbat always follows in the wake of cowardly attack. It comes from discharged employes. She wants to pay no attention to it unless serious enough to demand proof in court or the penalty. Beginning Monday The Press will publish a weekly report of all donations to the orphans' home, and those who have contributed will be able to check up and see that everything is straight. THREE YEARS IN THE ICE (By United Press) SEATTLE, April 10—Ernest De Koven Lefftngwell, geologist and Arctic explorer, who will spend LIVESTOCK LOOTING STILL BEFORE JURY The grand jury Investigation Into the alleged looting of the defunct Pacific Live Stock insurance asso ciation Is still in progress. There is a masß of records, account books md other data to be gone through that will require at least two days more for its examination. J. U. Shrock, president of the company, is a man of considerable means and prior to coming to Spo kane four years ago to take the presidency of the company, was a rancher In Adams county. He dis claims any Intent to defraud the company In tho acceptance of enor mous commissions paid the officers, aud adds that while these amounts appear large on the surface, the of ficials to whom they are credited did not get all of the cash, as he had to pay his agents and field forces o|lt of tho amount received. Bhrocli drew $23,395 in a period of 26 months. Shrock admits that when there was danger of on investigation by tbe lusmunce department ln the ticket in the coming election. The committee will also select a man to be recommended to the city central committee as chairman, to succeed D. M. Thompson, present city chair man, who will be asked to resign, in view of the fact that he has come out openly for N. S. Pratt, the democratic nominee. Mr. Omo's personal choice for the chairman of the campaign lies be tween D. T. Ham, E. F. Waggoner and Frank Post, and it is likely that one of these three men will be selected to manage the fight. The members of the special com mittee which will meet Monday night to organize the fight and plan out the campaign are: , Frank T. Post, D. T. Ham, W. S. McCrea, E. F. Waggoner, Frank Walker, J. Grant Hinkle, R. A. Hutchinson. Fred M. Dudley, E F. C. Van Dissel, James Smyth, R. M. Harnhart, Harry Rosenhaupt, T. D. Rockwell, W. J. C. Wakefield, E. D. Sanders. Felix Pugh. Col. William Rldpath, Hoice Kimball, Frank Shaw and Walter Nichols. three years mapping and survey ing northern Alaska, is here today. He will remain in Seattle three weeks superintending construction of a yawl which will carry the party north. PATTEN SHAKES 'EM UP A6AIN (By United Press.) CHICAGO, Apiil 10—After win ning nearly $2,000,000 by selling wheat on a rising market. James Patten created another wild scramble today by buying freely both July and September wheat. July reached $1.14 and Septem ber $1.07. May closed at $1.25%. SEATTLE GETS MAIL DIVISION WASHINGTON, D. C, April 10. —Hitchcock today signed an order making Seattle headquarters of an additional division of the railway mail service. It will be known as the thirteenth, including Washing ton, Oregon, Montana and Idaho. JUDGE STINGS POOL ROOM PROPRIETOR After being subjected to a sting ing lecture by Judge Mann, G. A. Peone, a First avenue pool room proprietor, was fined $50 nnd costs for allowing boys under the age of IS years to play pool in his place. Clark Nash, age lfi, was taken out of Peone's place last night after his sister, Alma, had appealed to the police. Peone's place has been a resort for young boys, according to testi mony given lv tbe case, and Judge Mann declared It was high time tluit the pool room men were brought to obey the law. summer of 1906 they elected J. H. Schlvely, assistant commissioner of insurance, a trustee in the com pany, assigned him a territory and turned him loose to "write busi ness.'" In about three months time, when Schlvely was supposed to be enjoying a vacation from his duties at Olympia, he drew nearly $2600 In commissions from the company. Shrock insists that this transaction was also perfectly straight und Btrictly a matter of business. Shroek Is at present engaged In the real estate business here, being ono of the men intersted In the German-American Realty Co., on Pout street, opposite the Auditor ium. He says the Pacific Live Stock association was doing a big ger business than a bank when the collapse came, which he lnalsts wns brought on by continued receiver ship proceedings, causing a losh of confidence In tho company. Shmck admits that two of his old asso ciates in the llvo stock company are now oepratlng v similar institution at Los Angeles. THE SPOKANE PRESS Weather—Fair tonight arrd Sunday; light frost tonight. UNION LABOR WINS Oreganized labor won a victory in the superior court this morning when Judge Hinkle tnrew out the injunction proceedings brought by certain restaurant keepers against the allied crafts to restrain - picket ing places called "unfair." «!■ A temporary injunction had be*en granted and on hearing to make it permanent Judge rtlnklc ruled that there was no evidence to justify an injunction against the' alliance or any of the unions. ; B. O. Con nor appeared for the unions and Sam Edelstein for the restaurant keepers involved. ROOSEVELT OFF FOR AFRICA (By United Press) PORT SAID, April.^o—An enor mous crowd cheered Roosevelt as he stood on the deck it the steam er Admiral today, ■•departing through the Suez canal and bound for Mombassa. He received a dele gation of distinguished citizens, who wished him success in his African hunt ROW OVER A WRECK (By United Press) ABERDEEN, April 10.—All ef forts to save the schooner Charles E. Falk, wrecked on Coplais rocks, were abandoned on announcenient made today that the ship will be sold intact at public sale Monday. First Officer Holmes of the ship brands as false the insinuations of Second Officer Shuls that the ves sel was deliberately wrecked. Shuls has asked for an investiga tion, as there was no Insurance on the boat and nobody could prof- It by the wreck. BUTTERMILK CURE AT CITY JAIL "Buttermilk is all that it will require to sober me up," declared William Bell, ln court today for drunkenness. He got 10 days in Jail, dnring which he will likely get all the buttermilk he wants, just to sober him up. Bell lives near the city and is capable of earning excellent wages, but told Judge Mann that during the time he has been drinking around the city he has simply been celebrat ing one of his annual sprees. The other 11 months he will willingly devote to work, he said. GIRL'S MOTHER FELL ON LOVER'S CORPSE (By United Press) TACOMA. April 10.—After pur chasing an automatic pistol and writing a note to his sweetheart. Millard Spellman, a former high school boy, went to the girl's home laßt night and shot himself. The body was found this niornThg when Mrs. Mark White, mother of the girl, stumbled over the corpse in an outbuilding. The cause of suicide is unknown. SHIP FIRE SMOTHERS COOK. (By United Press) SAN FRANCISCO, April 10.— Fire breaking out on the steamer Taeonut today resulted in the death of Arthur Thorn, second cook, and destroyed practically the entire stock of ship's provisions. Thorn suffocated in his berth. The Ta coma was going to Bristol Ray, carrying 200 passengers, mostly orientals. PACIFIC COAST SUBSIDY (By United Press) MEXICO CITY, April 10.—Indica tions aer that the bill providing a subsidized line of steamers, run ning between Seattle, San Fran cisco, Pacific coast ports, Mexico ami Central America, which was in troduced in congress yesterday, will pass. The proposed line is to receive a subsidy of $5000 per month, carry Mexican mails free and ship two naval apprentices each. FINED $50 FOR LARCENY. John Gail was convicted in police court this afternoon of hav ing stolen tools from the O. R. & N. and was fined $50 and costs on a charge of larceny. He was arrested by Officer McCloud, after having disposed of a jack screw belonging to the railroad company. JACOBS ON BOTH ENDB Out In Alkl precinct Max Jacobs had honors thrust upon him, and now he has to declare himself. When the vote waa canvassed it was found that Jacobs was elect ed precinct committeeman on both the republican and democratic tickets. Jacobs happens to be a republi can and ns a result he has b*M dropped from tbe democratic list and the central committee will se lect a man Tor the office. SPOKANE, WASHINGTON, SATURDAY, APRIL 10, 1909 JOAN OF ARC A SAINT THE MAID OF ORLEANS, BURN ED AT THE STAKE 500 YEARS AGO, WILL BE SOLEMNLY. CANONIZED IN ROME TO MORROW, i —— '.- pi ... .i ROME, April 10.—Saint loan of' Arc!- ■■ j> All the world, Catholic and Pro testant, will re joice tomorrow: tf see the church's most signal honor bestowed on the peasant girl ■ot; Dorremy who rode fortli on her milk white horse. 500 years ago, to -save the Dauphin and France. *. ? . As Joan of Arc was burned to" the stake. May 30, 1431, TresserVa secretary to the king of England; who was a spectator, wrung hre hands and cried aloud: "We have burned a saint." "j And now, after so many Tressert's words become literal and? legal truth. It will be Saint 3osm of Arc in church records In the ft|* ture. Probably no woman character tn history has gripped the world's'im agination more than this simple, pure, country girl, with her won derful visions, who went from home in her rustic gown, to res'" cue he*r country from the quarrel ing Burgundians and the ambitious English who were about to tear ft to pieces—:and succeeded, only fjj be rewarded with the stake. The church's sacred formula has, been gone through with. The name of Joan of Arc has been formally proposed for the honor of saint-; hood. The advocate of the dcvil — in the church's- quaint phrasing— has made his arguments why Bhe. should not be so rewarded. He has the satisfaction of having failed. Tomorrow, in full canonical robes, cardinals and bishops . and papal legates—the greatest Catho lic dignitaries of the world —wilt assemble in Joan's' honor at Stj Peter's. After the "Aye Marie Stella" the* advocate of canonization will for-' mally beseech the pope in Joan's behalf. The pope does not answer, but engages in prayer for guidance. A second time the request is made, and the "Veni Creator" sung and the litany of the saints recited. Still a third time the advocate makes his plea, then the pope ac cedes. All rise except the advo cate, who remains kneeling, while his holiness, wearing his tiara, promulgates a decree, declaring Joan of Arc a saint. Follows then the "Te Deum." and the great bell of St. Peter's calls all fellow churches to join in mass. Three requisites the church re quires before admitting anyone to the honor of sainthood. First, to have always told the truth. Sec ond, to have been utterly without selfishness and of stainless char acter. Third, to have performed at least one miracle through the grace of God. Joan of Arc has passed the tests, i EVEN CHINESE KICK ON FULTON (By United Press) PORTLAND, Ore., April 10.—Op position to the appointment of Ful ton as ambassador to China has de veloped among Chinese on the Pacific coast. They are fighting Fulton because of his attitude against them, particularly his speeches favoring a rigid exclusion law. A petition to the Chinese-minister at Washington, protesting against him. is circulating among. Chinese merchants of Portland for signa ture. The same movement will be inaugurated in Saa Francisco. GOVERNOR LILLEY ON DEATHBED (By United Press) HARTFORD, Conn,, April 10 — Governor George l.illey is on his deathbed. He has been uncon scious since last night and the family is at his bedside. He had been prominent in Connecticut politics for many years. LIVED PAST THE CENTURY MARK (By United Press) SEATTLE. April 10.—Mrs. An gelina Taylor Myers, 100 years and eight months old, is dead at the home of her daughter. Mrs put num. Bhe was born at Waterford, Vermont. ASKED MUCH, GOT LITTLE Demanded $25,000 in his com plaint, given a verdict of $2,000 by a Jury, accepted $1750 In a final compromise settlement —such Is the history In brief of the big dam age suit brought by J. R. a laborer, against the Great North ern railway, which was finally dis missed in court today. HANDSOME MR. RICE The smiling likeness of Ex-Chief of Police Ren H. Rice, now sec retary of the apple show, will soon adorn a few square feet of space In police headquarters. The ex- chief Is a pretty good looking fel low In the picture and the unpre tentious brown frame surrounding the excellent piece of art becomes the blauk red walls of the "trouble room." The picture Is a gift from I Rice to the department. JOAN OF ARC PLEDGING HER ARMS AND HER TJFE TO fHE CHURCH, FROM THE FAMOUS PAINTING BY MME. DE 3IIATTILLON. • JUDGE ROOT IS SUFFERER SWEETHEART SAW HIS DEATH IN DREAM (By United Press) NORTH YAKIMA, April 10i—With a letter in his pocket forecasting his death, Charles Dunn, whose parents reside at Sharp, Pa», was found dead in Kit titas canyon, where he was run over yesterday by an Northern Pacific train. Trainmen say he was steal ing a ride. ,A letter from his sweet heart at Fargo, N. D., read: f-l dreamed you were dead and that I could see yoii no more. Annie." SHJtH SHUT UP |N TERROR \ (By United Press.) ST.tpETERSIiI lUi. April 10.— Thrcafcned by assassins in his own palaeST, at Teheran by rebellious Tanglkafti tribesmen, the shah or Persw is ln abject terro today. A British cruiser is anchored off Bu shire. In the Persian gulf, ready to protedt Europeans if t,he tribesmen attempt a massacre. Th#shah has requested Russian troojfifto occupy Teherau. As a re sult a clash between Russia and England may occur, as each Jeal ouslyJis watching each other oth er's moment's in Persia, f : —— BRANS AND WEALTH PRSUSTHE PUBLIC : (By United Press) ST. LOUiB, April 10.—"Brains and Imitless wealth are truly a stron; defense," declared Prank Keßcig. trust buster, today In mak ing ak argument against Standard Oil. 'He paid tribute to the sa gacttjr of counsel representing the Standard and then liegan to pick flaws in the arguments of Standard Oil attorneys. OFF AGAIN, ON AGAIN. BLAINE, Wash.. April 10.—The steamer Northwestern, bound from Seattle to Alaska i>orts, ran aground but was floated at high tide at midnight and resumed her voyage northward. MODJESKA EARNED MILLION AND GA YE IT TO CHARITY (By United Press) LOS ANCKI.ICS. April 10.—Mod jeska led v fortune amounting to $120,000. Including persoual prop erty and Jewels. This Is all believed to remain from $1,000,000 earnea*l|| the ac tress dnring her years on the stage. The greater part of her fortune waa devoted to charity. A gift ot Judge Milo A. Root, former Jus tice of the supreme court, is pay ing the penalty of his too intimate association with Judge Merritt J. Gordon, former Spokane counsel for the Great Northern railway. Judge Root has aged rapidly in the few months that have elapsed since the knowledge of his rela tions with Gordon became public, and those who know him well say that, he is bordering on the verge of a nervous collapse. The strain of the last few months has told heavily on Root and today he pre sents the appearance of being al most a physical wreck. The grand jury postponed its in quiry into the insurance case long enough yesterday afternoon to hear Root. The trouhles of Judge Gordon set more lightly upon his shoulders. There was a time when Gordon took his affair more seriously, when rumors that if the Great Northern made public his alleged shortage with that company he would tell all he knew about the methods of the Hill road and then commit suicide. The Hill lines are not now fight ing Gordon; in fact, from outward appearances he seems to hold the whip hand. Gordon is in good health and fine spirits, as in the old days; lives wel, has an abun dance of money to hire all the counsel he needs and seemingly is In as good condition, physically and financially, as when he was the head of the Great Northern le gal department in the state of Washington. Thus far Root appears to be the scapegoat. He Is the man who has suffered and still suffers. With position gone and standing as a lawyer sadly impaired, he is said to be without any material evidences of having profited from his connection with Gordon, which resulted in hl6 retirement from the supreme bench of the state. TWO DAYS MORE TO REGISTER Only two more days in which to register for the city election, which is to be held May 4. The books In the office of the city clerk close Tuesday evening, but to accommodate the working men Clerk Fleming will keep the office open Monday aud Tuesday evening to register those who tie not able to get to the office during the regular working hours. The registration Is coming' In slow and the chances are that comparatively few will be registered lv the next few days. $100,000 was made to the Industrial school foi girls, which she founded ln Cracow, Poland. The funeral will be held Monday. Tomorrow thf body will be taken to the Knights of Columbus home, where it will ile In state. Tempo rary interment will be made at Objjary eemetrey, pending comple tion ,i)f arrangements to take her body "to. Poland tor burial. «?« ONE CENT SEVENTH YEAR, No. 133. 30 CENTS PER MONTH GA YE UP HIS WIFE TO HOME- WRECKER — m mSB m m — — _ _ —. _ I INEXPERIENCED MEN HIRED, 7 DEAD (By United Press) JOHNSTOWN, Pa., April 10.—Seven men are dead and three injured, one fatally, as the result of an explosion of dynamite in the Berwind- White mine near here late yesterday. Inexperienced miners placed overcharges of dynamite In Six holes. They miscalculated the force of the explosion and failed to go far enough away from the holes. G. N. ASKS LOAN SHARK RULIN6 The Great Northern railroad wants a ruling of the superior court on the salary loan question. In the suit brought against the company by V. V. Craven, proprie tor of the Standard salary loan concern, to recover on wages due E. V. Lambert, an employe of the railroad, the Great Norths has paid into court all of the money due Lambert $84.65, and then tells the court that the claim against l.ambert is based on usury, is con trary to law and that the contract and assignment of his wages by I,ambert is therefore void. The company shows salary as signments by Lambert made to the City Ix>an Co., W. S. Drown. D. H. Tolman and E. 8. Mathewson, loan agents, and asks the court to de termine to which of these parties the money of I.ambert belongs, if the court holds that the loan sharks' claims are valid. RICE RUSTLES $30,000 ALREADY At noon today the Greater Spo kane fund had reached the $30,174 mark and the committee is jubilant. In the last three days 67 subscriptions, ranging from $1 to $1,000, have reached the com mittee by mail from various smaM property owners and business houses in all sections of the city. The committee is much pleased with this spirit, which is saving them the work of canvassing the city for thl3 amount. It is believed that the half way mark—s3s,ooo— will be reached in a few more days and that the entire sum of $70,000 needed to carry on the work will be gathered during this month, as the committee has been at work but about two weeks. SHOT IN HIS OFFICE BY AN OFFICER (By United Press) SAN FRANCISCO. April 10.— Alfred Swenson, manager of the Swedish-American Meracntile cafe, was shot down early today ln his own office by Special Officer Thomas Mulvaney, who mistook him for a burglar. Swenson's condition is serious. He had remained late at his desk and Mulvaney broke in, firing when Swenson approached. NEW TARIFF BILL SENT TO SENATE (By United Press) WASHINGTON, April 10.—The Payne tariff bill passed by the house last night was formally pre sented to the senate today and re ferred to the finance committee on motion of Aldrlch. * Speaker Caution and Payne con ferred at the White House with the president today. Upon leav ing Cannon said: "The president, like all republi cans, is glad the bill got so far. He thinks we got it tiirough in good time." The bill passed the house by a vote of 217 to 161, one republican voting against It and four demo crats for it. Tbe lumber duty was retained by the bouse. BOMBS POP IF EMMA GOES (By United Press.) CHICAGO. April 10—Dr. Den Reltman, "king of the tramps" and right hand man of Emma Goldman, anarchist queen, is authority for the statement that anarchists will attack the United States govern ! meat with bomha. daggers and pistols If the government's plan to de^jor^Emamisexecuted^^^^^ Husband Loves Her too Much to Deprive Her of Happiness. (By United Press) CHICAGO,' April 10.—Agreeing to resign his wife to Herr Cart Wunderle because they lore each, other, Paul Handke, a member of the Thomas orchestra, said today, he will not contest her divorce suit, "I love my wife too much to In terfere with her plans," he said. "She cannot live without Wunderle. and she shall have him. I tobi them they could go their way if they thought it would be a happy one." Seven years ago Wunderle ac» cepted an Invitation to live a% Handke s'home, the wrecking of which is the result CLUE TO STOLEN $30,M0JNECKLACE (By United Press) SAN FRANCISCO, April 10.—De tectives have a clue that may re sult ln finding Jennie Crocker's $30,000 necklace in tbe canal tone. The necklace was stolen ln a ball room of the St. Francis hotel February 23 at a ball given to th« elite of San Francisco. The chief of police today tm» ceived a letter from Panama IndN eating that the necklace ia in thai vicinity. FRACTURED HIS WHAT IS IT? Fracture of the sacroiltlsynehon* drosis and dislocation of tbe sym« physis pubis are some of the re* suits that followed when a biaj boulder rolled down a mountain In Whitman county and struck Mur* dock Campbell, a railroad construe tion worker, in the back. Camp bell has now sued the contractors] for whom he worked, Jones ft On* serud. and the Chicago. Milwaukee & St. Paul railroad, for $20,0001 damages. $10,000 FOR GINGER JOSH When James W. Chambers, bar tender at the Oak bar, 612 River side avenue, by way of a Joke pour, ed Jamaica ginger into Thomas P. Martin's beer January 29 last he started more trouble than he ant*. cipated. Martin today brought suit against the bar, which is owned by Henry Horstman and wife, for $10,000 damages, and names the bondsmen on the Horstman liquor license, Henry Boesmann and Julius Galland of the Spokane Brewing & Malting Co., as co defendants. In his complaint Martin says that he had a bad case of sore throat and that when the Jamaica ginger hit the sore place a violent fit of coughing and strangling ensued, during which Chambers, the bar tender, laughed. Jeered, mocked and ridiculed Martin. For thin count he wants $5000. Trouble between Martin and Chambers then ensued and Martin says Chambers beat, bru sed and knocked him down, dislocating bia shoulder, for which he wants $5000 more. The suit is brought under the city ordinance providing rules for the proper conduct of saloons, which Martin alleges was violated. TACOMA CONTRACTOR MURDERED (By United Press) TACOMA, April 10.—Murder waa revealed this morning when the body of Contractor James A. Frace with three bullet holes was found in brush north of Regent's park. It was evident Frace was dragged into the thicket by burderers. Frace had been missing since Wed nesday. SWINBURNE THE POET IS DEAD (By United Press) LONDON, April 10.—Algernon Charles Swinburne, Knglish poet, died of pneumonia at his home at Putney today. He had been 111 several weeks. HUSBAND DENIES CHARGE C. J. Rumens today replied to charges made against him by hia wife in contesting a divorce suit recently begun by him. Mrs. Rumens charged her husband with such brutality as to impair her health and specified a nMm her of instances. Rumens in reply denies this accusation and says that he I was the kindest and moat affaoUga; ate ot uuabaadj.