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Husband (after the theater)— Well, how did you like the piece?
Wlfa—Very much. There's only One improbable thing in it. The
second act takes place two yeers after the first, and they have
the same servant."
MRS. FAULKNER REGAINS KID-
NAPED CHILD BY CLEVER WORK
Comes to Spokane, Finds Out Where Husband Has Hidden
Daughter, and Captures Her.
(By United Press Leased Wire)
SEATTLE, March s.—Mrs.
Blanche Faulkner is back in Seattle
today, and with her is her three
year old child, Alice Bessie, the
baby stolen by the father, who, in
jail at Spokane, told the police that
the baby was starving and freezing
to death in a shack at the edge of
the city.
By a clever ruse, Mrs. Faulkner
got back her child, and thwarted
her husband, who has so many
times defeated her In the fight for
her custody. When Faulkner was
brought back to Seattle by a detec
tive he did not bring the child.
While in Spokane he got an order
from the court restoring the cus
tody to him.
MOTHER'S CLEVER RUSE.
But Mrs. Faulkner also holds an
order of the court. She quietly
slipped off to Spokane and casually
paid a visit to the Windsor hotei,
where she and her husband for
merly lived, and where the little
girl was finally found by the Spo
kane police.
She talked of various things. Ap
pearing unconcerned, she finally
mentioned the baby, asking conven
tional questions about the child's
welfare, how the little tot liked its
new home and its care, just as if
she knew everything concerning
her whereabouts. She played her
part well and threw the landlady off
her guard.
"Mrs. Kuder is a fine woman; she
BEWARE OF FUDGE, <
GIRLS, SAYS WILEY. <
WASHINGTON, March 5.— <
Girls, beware of fudge, that <
smooth, creamy, rich chocolate <
fudge. <
Dr. Wiley, who is I'nited «
States pure food commissioner, <
and the man who is popularly <
supposed to know more about <
food than anybodf <■'■«■. sounds <
the, keynojte_QL yarning. «
"Fudge is harmful," said Dr. <
Wiley. "It makes girls fat. ow- <
ing to its excess of carbohy- <
drates, which produce adipose <
tissue. College and high school <
girls are round, roly poly crea- «
■ tures. instead of the slender <
maids that the counery used to I
know before the fudge craze 1
seized the nation." <
NEW YORK
Dentists
are the oldest and most
widely known organization of
expert dentists in Spokane.
Every piece of dental work
performed by their special
ists is protected for 10 years
by their iron-clad written
guarantee.
THE VERY BEST FOR A
LITTLE LESS is their
motto.
We employ none but the
most expert dentists. Every
doctor must be a graduate
and experienced.
WE EXTRACT TEETH
FREE WITHOUT PAIN
WHEN OTHER WORK IS
DONE.
Best 22k Gold Crown $5.00
Best 22k Bridge Work 95.00
Full Set of Teeth $5.00
Fillings 50«* up
Painless Extraction 50<»
Our plates are made of the
very beat materials and
Guaranteed to Fit. We use
22k solid gold exclusively in
our crowns and bridges, and
guarantee them in every par
tlcular for 10 years. Come in
and see us for your dental
work.
EXAMINATION FREE.
New York
Dental Co.
714' t Rlvtr.ide Aye , Next to
Crescent Store.
will take good care of her," the
woman ventured to remark.
i Taking mental note of the name.
Mrs. Faulkner left. She found the
name. "Mra. Frank Kuder'' in the
directory. She went to the police
station first and was furnished with
ian escort.
The house was found and Mrs.
Faulkner knocked.
Tlie little girl herself threw (men
the door.
ONE CRY OF "MAMA!"
There was one bound and a cry
of "Mama!"
Mrs. Kuder remonstrated, but the
child pleaded, 'This is my mama;
let her alone." And when Mrs.
Faulkner produced her order from
Judge Taldman of King county her
victory was complete. The mother
and child took the first train to
Seattle.
SOUR MILK CURE
IS THE LATEST
OVER 111 LONDON
LONDON. March s.—The illness
of a prominent society woman of
title emphasizes a new fad among
leaders of the smart set that little
has been spoken of in the news
papers or society journals. It is
known as the "sour milk cure."
This cure is becoming highly pop
ular, although medical men agree
that there is some risk attending it.
It was first edvocated by Prof. Elie
Metchnlkoff of the Pasteur institute
of Paris, and has since been devel
oped on scientific lines by other
medical men.
One of its chief dangers seems to
lie in the fact that the milk may be
come contaminated in the process
of being "soured," and the cure
Should certainly never he taken ex
cepting under medical instructions.
PLAN A GREATER
SAN FRANCISCO
(By United Press Leased Wire.)
SAX FRANCISCO, March 5.—
The scheme to consolidate the
cities bordering San Francisco into
one corporation was revived today,
following a meeting of the mayors
of San Francisco, Oakland, Berke
ley and Alameda on the platform
of the Auditorium at Alameda last
night. It had been stated pre
viously that the conference was
called with the view of discussing
the question of municipal water
supply. It was believed that .Mayor
McCarthy of San Francisco might
have something to say regarding
the desirability of the trans-bay
cities joining with San Francisco
in its fight to retain its water
rights in the Hetch Hetehy valley
in Yosemite national park. The
consolidation of the cities, how
ever, was the principal subject dis
cussed.
ESCAPES SCOLDING
AND GETS $100,000
Curtis. Harvard Student Who
Eloped, Wins Cash and
Blessing.
DENVER, March s.—One hundred
thousand dollars instead of a pos
si hie annulment of marriage is the
good fortune of Leonard E. Curtis,
Jr., Harvard student, and his yo»th
ful bride, Nan Eraser Curtis, with
whom he eloped In an automobile
from Colorado Springs February 1
and married.
A happy party of four at the
l ours hotel this morning consisted
of the principals in the marriage
that set the smart sets of Denver
and Colorado Springs talking about
a month ago, Leonard E. Curtis,
millionaire irrigation and power
promoter and father of the bride
groom, and Mrs. M. E. Eraser,
mother of the bride and dressmaker
1o the fashionable set, of which the
Curtis family are leaders.
' You thought I intended opposing
your marriage," declared Curtis.
"Well, I'm going to fool you all. I'm
glad you're married. Only I would
rather have had you wait for a few
years, until, Leonard, you could
have completed your education at
Harvard. As it is, I wish you the
best of luck."
TOR ANGELES, March s.—John
Kranz was in police court today on
complaint of a young woman who
accused him of making eyes at her
Kranz shocked the prosecutrix and
yon his discharge by placing on
the desk before the judge—a glass
eye.
$100 REWARD
for the conviction of the party or
parties claiming to be agents or
solicitors of the Parisian Dyeing &
Caning Works, 605 First avenue.
L. A Letimaum prop.
THE SPOKANE PRESS
SPOKANE, WASHINGTON, SATURDAY, MARCH 5,1910.
f ITY NEWQ
\) IN BRIEF O
Traffic on the main line of the
X. P. in Montana was blocked all of
yesterday by the derailing of the!
Pacific Coast express at Eddy yes-!
terday morning?«due to a soft grade.
The track was cleared at 10 o'clock
last night. The baggage car was
burnt d and four cars were derailed.
No one was seriously hurt.
Continued interviews with mem
bers of tho Spokane Merchants' as
social on shows (hat the majority
are in favor of admitting the North
Coast nnd Milwaukee without any
restriction as to terminal rates in
the franchise. A small minority of
the membership favor inserting the
rate provision.
Councilman E. V. Lambert will
introduce the following resolutions
at the meeting of the city coun'eil
next Tuesday night: For figures on
a reinforced concrete bridge to re
place the high trestle at Sixth ave
nue; for providing for a fill at the
east end of the same bridge in order
to reduce the total length of the
proposed new bridge; for a city
chemist at $17!> per month to test
paving materials, as recommended
by the Browne's addition property
owners; requiring paving compan
ies that have installed paving tin
der old contracts to make repairs
on defects in the work at once, and
for requiring the Great Northern to
install a viaduct at Seventh avenue
across Hangman creek.
The Shuberts have dropped out of
the new theater on Front avenue,
being bnllt under the direction of
Charles Muehlnnn, and a contract
has been closed with William Mor
ris for opening a high class vaude
ville house there. The corporation
erecting the building has been reor
ganized as the American Building
Co. The steel framework of the
building had been erected when
work ceased. Construction will now
be rushed until the building is fin
ally completed.
H. Nels Thompson, who for many
years has been foreman of section
L' 4of the Northern Pacific yards in
Spokane, will be buried from Mis
soula today. Mr. Thompson was in
charge of a gang of laborers at
Mace when the snow slides took
place in which he lost his wife. He
leaves a wife and three children,
who reside at E422 Fourth.
Because he visited the home of a
friend who was ill with smallpox, D.
Ralsandail, who has himself re
cently recovered from the same ail-
ment. was arrested by Health In
spector Heath yesterday afternoon.
Charged with violating the heaUh
ordinance by breaking a quarantine.
At a booster meeting to be held
at the chamber of commerce next
Thursday evening, the matter of
adopting the newly proposed by
laws, suggested by the special re
vision committee, will be consid
ered. There will be, in addition,
speeches by prominent members of
the chamber on subjects that are
now of vital interest to this city.
J. S. Gillespie, who took supplies
to Colfax In behalf of the local
chamber of commerce, telegraphed
at 6 o'clock last night that he had
reached the center of disaster, and
needed more provisions, which will
be sent immediately.
Men's $5 Shoes, $2.95
Plain toe kangaroo calf shoes,
made by tho North Star Shoo Co.,
sizes %Vs to 12; sold regularly for
$5.00, special, a pair 82.95
823 Riverside Aye.
imported
Sherry
toe gloss
50c Pint
$t rati qi.
Durhin's
3 Stores
IS YOUR FACE A LEMON OR A BANANA?
A UNIQUE READING
Br. {Catherine M. H. Blackford is
a young woman at present creating
something like a sensation in New
York and Boston with her character
readings. She is a phrenologist.
She claims to have turned the art
of reading character into an exact
science. She proposes to use this
to help people find themselves.
She says a young man might be
plugging along as a bookkeeper and
making bad weather of it for the
single reason that he hadn't cor
rectly analyzed liis character before
starting in. If he had made such
an analysis, he would have known
that he was cut out by nature to be
a shoe clerk, and all the wasted
years as a bookkeeper might have
been spared him.
Miss Blackford has analyzed the
characters of 17,000 people, and she
can tell after a short examination
whether one was designed origin
ally to be a bookkeeper, a shoe
clerk, or anything else.
She does this by looking into
one's eyes, by studying one's pro
file, by observing one's gait, and a
hundred other things an amateur
character reader would never think
of.
Dr. Blackford says she can tell
any young fellow what sort of a
girl he ought to marry. Of course,
the young fellow may marry any
girl he chooses: hut if he backs Dr.
Blackford's selection, jars in his
family will he scarce.
After studying 17.000 people, Dr.
Blackford divides the human spe
j cies by faces —the ingrowing face
THE MATTER OF THE CRYPTOGRAMS
A TRUE SAN FRANCISCO "SHERLOCK HOLMES"
SAN FRANCISCO, March 5.—
District Attorney Fickert is work
ing today upon a mysterious series
|of cryptograms, bearing upon the
graft cases, which have been sub
mitted to him by Patrick Calhoun.
> with a request that they be care
fully investigated.
The cryptograms were printed in
a San Francisco morning paper be
tween May 23, 1908, and August 4,
1909. William R. Stone, a watch
maker, of Oakland, noticed the ad
vertisements and worked out a key
by using only the first letter of
each word.
The advertisements were pre
sented to the Los Angeles office of
the paper and were telegraphed
here the night before publication.
Stone followed the messages
closely and at length submitted
them to Calhoun. It is asserted
that some of the messages referred
to threats against Calhoun and oth
apparently refer to Chief of
Police Piggy, who was lost in the
bay, when he was supposed to have
fallen off the police launch, and to
the dynamiting outrage and other
thrilling features of the prosecu
tion.
There were 46 cryptograms In
all. The following, which appeared
July 29. 1909, is an example:
"Accounts muddled. Inventory
not very essential. Some think in
demnity good. All the items not
given. Have Instructed stockhold
ers defer every action till hear
ing."
Translat ion—"Am investigating
his death."
This may refer to S. P. Flynn,
historian of the graft prosecution.
A $1,700,000.00
Paper Mill
NAPOLEON
(the common or hatchet variety),
which she calls the concave face,
and the pimple face, called the
prune face by the vulgar, and by-
Miss Blackford the convex face.
Dr. Blackford said:
"Temperament is the alphabet of
character. Broadly speaking, there
j are two >types —the electric, all
' blonds, ami the magnetic, brunets.
The former are vibratory; the lat
ter slower, but more steadfast.
"Blonds are positive in nature,
demonstrative and fickle. Brunets
are not so swift in action, but are,
as a rule, more reliable.
"This classification applies equal
ly to both men and women.
"Not only the complexion, but the
I features, determine the person's
1 character,
"Take the concave face, for ex
am tile. Its chemical element is
known as acid, you will find
the sharp, snappy, alert employe.
I "On the other hand, convex feat
lures—the alkaline type—denote op
posite characteristics.
"It isn't so bad to have the acid
face —to be a lemon, so to speak.
Lemons may be bitter, but they are
exhilarating. Bananas, character
less, leave a flat taste. Some per
sons are quinces and some apricots.
They have to be tried in the fires of
experience before they amount to
anything.
"Human peaches are apt to be in-
Slold. They do not wear well. Tn
1 judging people, remember: Bru
nets for comfort, blonds for sneed.
acid persons, for fireworks, alkalis
for the sober, gray moments of life."
STORY OFF THE WIRE.
whose body was found hanging
from a pair of clothes hooks in his
room in San Jose on July 26. 1909.
Later messages appearing Au
gust 2, 3 and 4 of the same summer
ere translated as follows:
"He thought he was suspicioned
and fulfilled tua vow."
"Destroying all papers."
"Fears groundless."
"Have the court include special
list In third venire."
"Call for the same named book
in Denver public library, similarly
KRYPTOK
If you have to use two pairs of
glasses, or if you wear the old
style hi-focal (double forus)
glasses, you should investigate the
new "Kryptok" invisible bifocal.
You can't see where the edges are
joined. It looks like one solid
lens; it does not worry you, Is ea»
it r on the eyes and gives a much
better appearance. Let us show
them to you.
EYES EXAMINED FREE.
Standard Optical Co.
703 Riverside Aye.
i (Opposite Old National Bank.)
AT-
SHORT I
SHAVINGS
A tall, gaunt, severe eyed man,
clad in ministerial garb and carry
ing a small satchel whicli suggested
the small rural community, boarded
a Lidgerwood car. He sat down
near the front of the car and slowly
and with dignified deliberation
opened the small satchel and took
out a hook. Closing the satchel, he
started to read with a frown of
erudite concentration.
A bible or work of theology or
philosophy, at least, thought his fel
low passengers. One, more inquis
itive, leaned forward to catch the
title.
In flowery letters he read it:
"THREE WKEKS. by Elinor Glyn."
Appearances are so deceptive.
marked, setting forth final details.
Maintain se "
"Tell him if the jury don't land
Calhoun a bomb will."
The messages suddenly stopped
when a change was made by the
paper in the wording of one in hope
or drawing a protest from the man
who sent them and in that way
learning his identity.
NEWS STORES WHICH
HANDLE DAILY AND
SUNDAY PRESS
Washington Cigar Store,
Sprague and Washington.
Fosselman Bros., 108 Howard.
Rookery Cigar Store, Rookery
building.
Jamieson Newstand, entrance
Jamieson building.
Wide World Newstand, 121
Tost.
E. H. Ensley, 0519 Monroe.
Gregory & Olson, 0611
Monroe.
Kelly & Meikle, 0713 Monroe.
Brown's Pharmacy, Maxwell
and Monroe.
Blue Label Cigar Store, 826
Sprague.
John L. Priggs, 1007 Sprague.
Brown Block Newstand, 802
Second.
Tuall Drrg Store, Second and
Howard.
Spokane Hotel Newstand,
Spokane hotel.
P. O. Newstand, Hillyard.
Rundel Cigar Store,, E4
Sprague.
E8 Sprarme.
Johnson Drug Store. 128 Post.
Wellesley college janitor was pre
sented with a nice pair of socks
after he had rescued a girl from a
watery grave.
BTATB OF OHIO, CITY OF TO LB DO
I . . , „ LICAS COUNTY-si:
Frank J. Cheney make* oath that he li
senior partner of the Arm of F. J Cheney
& Co., doing business in the city of To*
led °. county and State aforesaid, and that
! „~. orm wl " pa y the sun > o' ONK HUN- I
DRED DOLLARS for each and eveYy
case of Catarrh that cannot be cured by
; the use of Hall's Catarrh Cure
FRANK J. CHENEY
Sworn to before me and subscribed la
? y^ pr , c o« nee - thU 6tn i% y ot December,
A. D. loSo,
, (Seal.) A, W. GLEASON.
I v ~. „ . Notary Public.
Hall s Catarrh Cure Is taken Internally.
•nd acts directly on tho blood and
mucous surfaces of the system. Send for
testimonials, free.
I a ,* F i. J ' ?» ENK V & CO.. Toledo, O.
1 Bold by nil Druggists, 76c.
Take Hall s Family pills for constlpa-
IT N the Underwear section Monday will be shown many fine qualities
in women's knit underwear in weights suitable for spring.
Numerous unusually good values an 1 shown in these. Below are
given hints of what you may see when you come.
JpiXH pure white mercerized union suits, in a weight just right for
spring wear. A non-shrinking quality 'that can he boiled without
shrinking. Low neck, sleeveless, ankle length. Sizes 4, 5 and G. An
unusually good value at, per suit $3.00
Plain lisle sleeveless vests, all sizes 25<*
Plain lisle sleeveless vests, all sizes 50<*
Fancy lisle sleeveless vests, two qualities, in all sizes. (>.*»<• and 75??
Lace trimmed sleeveless vests, two qualities, nil sizes. .65*? and 75^
Vests and tights in a fine medium weight material, just right for
spring wear. Vests are high neck and long sleeves; tights are ankle
length. Sizes 4, 5 and G 50«*
Vests and tights in a light weigh! cotton material; good wearing aud
inexpensive quality. Vests high neck, long sleeves; drawers, knee
length, band style.' Sizes 4, 5 and G 25*?
ANOTHER WISE
CHICAGO, March 4.—Calmly dis
cussing the difference between the
amoeba and the spirojira, Fenton
Turck, Jr., bears the distinction
of being the youngest living scien
tist 4 according to Chicago medical
men, today. He is not quite 7, yet
he spent today at a microscopical
exhibition here demonstrating with
a microscope slide prepared by him
self and relating to biological sci
ence.
His father is a physician and the
boy has never attended public
school. His father declares the
child's reasoning powers are being
cultivated and that very little is
taught him in opposition to this
point.
Local scientists regard the child
as a prodigy much like the Boston
iad who recently lectured to a
crowd of his elders on the fourth
dimension. Asked today if he is
a pathologist, young Mr. Turck re
plied blandly:
"Oh, no. My father doesn't al
low me to go into pathology. All I
am permitted to do now is to ex
amine a specimen, say of the stom
ach or liver, and if it is all right,
report 'no bacilli.' I am familiar
with the architecture of the liver
and stomach, however."
PAPA ENJOINED.
"I call thfs the limit."
"How now?"
"A young cub has enjoined me
from interfering with his atten
tions to my daughter.—Kansas City
Journal.
Meal Time Is Gas Range Time
Not necessary to
start the fire an hour
or two ahead of time
if you
Union Semite amid Separate G&ffmeimfts
Meircerizsdl Unibini Sunnftg, $3 o ©o
Sleeveless Vesfts m Spring Weiglhtts
Vesfts and TigMs
The Policeman —This is more sayrious than Oi thought. The
windy Is broke on both sides, an' it's lucky for yez that ye have
the brick as evidence.
BDY FOUND
OOOK WITH GAS
Don't carry coal and
ashes and spend your
energy over a coal or
wood stove.
GAS IS BEST and
just as economical.
SpokaneFalls
Gas Lt. Co.
Salesroom Open Until 9 p. m.
{Pot Spring*
SCHUMANN-HEINK
The World's Foremost
Queen of Song
Without a doubt, the most popu
lar and beloved singer that appears
before American audiences is S'Jiii
mann-Heink, but like other great
and famous artists, the pleasure of
hearing her sing is not confined to
theater go -rs and city dwellers.
Schumann-Heink makes records
for the Victor, and every Victos/
owner cm have in the home any
evening such a concert as many
pay $4 to hear.
WE INVITE YOU
to visit our Victor parlors and hear
your favorite song rendered by this
great artist. She sings the simple
little English lullabys as well as
the most elaborate opera, and we
will gladly play any or ail of them
on the Victor or the New Victrola.
If you should choose to own one
of these wonderful instruments, we
will sell it to you on terms ss low
as $1 a week.
Corner Sprague and Post
G. A. Heidinger, Mgr.
THE BEST PLACE TO BUY A
PIANO.

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