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EPITOMIZED PROM TELEGRAPHIC REPORT* THAT COVER THE WEEK'* ■VENT*. OF MOSTJNTEREST KEEPING THE READER POSTED ON MOST IMPORTANT CURRENT TOPICB. Western Newspaper Union News Service. WESTERN. Samuel C. Wyatt, 74 years old. and Mrs. Susan Pettijohn, 72 years old, wero married in the Probate Court at Topeka, Kan. To save the life of her eight-year-old son, Mrs. J. A. Cross of Newton, Kan., ia giving skin from her legs that if may be grafted upon the child’s body. At Omaha two boys held up in u spectacular manner six motor cars and robbed the twenty-two occupants of . their valuables, getting several hun dred dollars. Art Smith, 19, an aviator, and Miss Amie Cour, 18, of Fort Wayne, Ind., eloped in an aeroplane and were mar ried by Justice of the Peace Weaver in Hillsdale, Mich., seventy-five miles distant. The nude body of a woman, appar ently 40 or 45 years old, was found hanging in the celiar of an old man sion on Locust street in St. Louis. The woman had been gagged before she was hanged. Merchandise and Jewelry valued at more than 825,000, has been stolen from the mail pouches and express packages on Burlington trains be tween Chloago and Denver during the past six months, the police say. The Republican state central com mltee of Montana named W. R. Allen of Anaconda, to fill the vacancy on the congressional ticket due to the death of W. F. Meyer. Mr. Allen is lieutenant governor of Montana. Robert L. Harris was held up and robbed both of money and clothing Just after ho had left a Chicago the ater. Harris was taken to a police station In his undergarments and sent home in a patrol wagon, wrapped In a blanket When told at Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, that the Indiana Superior Court has sustained his action in Quartering state troops at the Porter, Ind., race track, Governor Thomas R. Marshall of Indiana, ex pressed deep satisfaction. Two thousand people, all that could be Jammed Into the church, witnessed the dedication of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Denver by His Eminence, John Cardinal Farley, and the assembled dignitaries of the Catholic church. Thousands were turned away. Apparently one of the most interest ed listeners in the audience addressed by Eugene W. Chafin, prohibition can didate for President, at Joplin, Mo., was Chafin’s nephew, C. R. Fordham, a Joplin saloonkeeper. Before and after his speech the dry candidate was entertained at the Fordham home. BPORT. Oklahoma university’s team was de feated by the University of Missouri, 14 to 0, at Norman, Okla. The football team of the Agricul tural' College of Utah defeated the University of Montana by a score of 17 to 0, at Logan, Utah. Iron Man Joe McGlnnity, former manager and part owner of the New ark club, is negotiating for the pur chase of the Terre Haute club of the Central league. Colorado College continued its march of football progress by defeat ing the big, rangy Nebraska Wes leyan eleven, 24 to 13, on Washburn field, at Colorado Springs. An offer to rent the St. Louis Na tional League baseball team next sea son for 8100,000 was made by Rich ard Klnsella, scout for the team and former owner of the Springfield team of the Three Eye League. Packey McFarland of Chicago was given the popular decision over Jimmy Duffy of Lockport, at the end of a ten round bout before the Queensbury A. C. at Buffalo, N. Y. The fight was witnessed by about 1,000 spectators. According to Guy T. Rockwell, trot ting expert, the season of 1912 will -ue remembered as one in which nine teen world’s records were lowered. It also was productive of the largest money-winning trotter, Baden, and the largest winning pacer, Joe Patohen 11., that ever graced the light harness turf. FOREIGN. A special Rome dispatch says ad vices were received there that Scu tari had capitulated. Berlin dispatches state that Ger many Is arming for the greatest clash In the history of the world. Emperor William's fourth son, Prince August William, has for his hobby the designing of women's dress es, domestic furniture and fittings. Premier Berntzen at Copenhagen Introduced a franchise reform bill whereby women will be allowed to vote and will be eligible for seats in the Folkething. General Felix- Diaz, leader of the revolution recently inaugurated in Vera Cruz, and three of his confed erates have been sentenced to death by court martial, before which they were tried. In another clash between Radicals and Conservatives at Havana, two persons were killed and a number wounded. The riot took place in the suburbs and details were slow in reaching the city. The capture of Uskup by the Ser vian and Bulgarian forces is con firmed. The town fell without resist ance. The foreign consuls at Uskup have requested the Servian army to protect the inhabitants. A Bantu tribesman has been dis covered at Johannesburg who has for ty-six wives. He is only thirty-five years old. He 1b believed to be the champion polygamist of the Britlsn empire. His nearest competitor for the record has only twenty-eight wives. One thousand soldiers were report ed to have been killed when the troop train in which they were riding was derailed and plunged into a deep gorge near Maltrata. It is thought at Mexico City that the number reported killed is greatly exaggerated. Guer illas under the command of General Aguilar, the report adds, were re sponsible for the disaster. . WASHINGTON. President Taft left Cambridge Springs, Penn., for Washington, his vacation over, his last engagement kept, to begin the winter's work. The latest candidate mentione to succeed Dr. Harvew W. Wiley as chief of the bureau of chemistry Is Dr. Cail L. Alsberg, chemical biologist in the bureau of plant industry. Contributions totaling $591,030.20 and expenditures of $558,311.25 in the Republican presidential fund were dis closed in the financial statement of the Republican national committeo filed with the clerk of the House of Representatives. The customs court has granted the government's application for an indef inite postponement of the wood pulp and paper case involving the right of European countries to send into this country pulp and paper free of duty. Former Senator Albert J. BeveriJge of Indiana, before the. Clapp commit tee, corroborated other testimony that in his 1904 campaign for the senate he received $30,000 from George W. Perkins, $25,000 from Edward L. Mc- Lean and $2,500 from Gifford Pinchot. Cholera again is sweeping India, ac cording to a report to the United States public health service. In Au gust, in the province of Madras alone, there were 21,306 cases and 10,260 deaths, and in other parts of tho em pire an equally ominous mortality pre vailed. GENERAL. October 27th was Theodore Roose velt’s fifty-fourth birthday, and he celebrated it quietly with his family. Father Bernard Vaughan, tho fa mous English Jesuit exhorter, is miss ing, according to Chicago dispatches. J. P. Morgan, at Hartford, Conn., announced a gift of $200,000 to Trin ity college for a new library and ad ministration building. Morgan had previously given $170,000 for new buildings. William J. Bryan will soon begin tbe erection of a home at a cost of SIOO,OOO on his 200-acre farm at Mis sion, Texas. The plans for this res idence have been finished for some time. The funeral at Grand Rapids, Mich., of 10-year-old Robert fepotwood, was the scene of a wild disturbance in which two men were floored by r chair In tho hands of an irate wom an, and the corpse knocked from the casket. It all arose over a matter of religion. Mrs. Elizabeth Spotwood, grandmother of the lad, who Is a Cath olic, was the aggressor. The second annual convention of the International Dairy and Milk In spectors’ Association, In a banquet and closing session at Milwaukee, elected the following officers for the ensuing year: C. J. Steffens of Mil waukee, president; A. N. Henderson of Seattle, W. H. Price of Detroit, D. J. Jordan of Boston, vice presidents, and Ivan C. Weld of Washington, D. C., secretary-troasurer. At the ban quet the guests drank milk. THIRTY-TWO BILLS TO GO TO PEOPLE LIST OF INITIATIVE AND RE FERRED BILLS 'lO BE SUB MITTED TO PEOPLE. AT ELECTION ON NOV. 5 SUPREME COURT’B DECISION PER MITS VOTERS TO PASS UPON MANY PROPOSITIONS. -Wa«tern Newspaper Union News Service. Denver.—At the general election on Tuesday, November 5, the voters of the state will find upon the ballot. In addition to presidential electors, state and county officials, five constitution al amendments submitted to the peo ple by the legislature, nine constitu tional amendments initiated by peti tion under the initiative and referen dum, eleven laws initiated by petition under the initiative and referendum, one law passed and submitted to the people by the Legislature, and six laws passed by the General Assembly and referred to the people by a petition in referendum. Initiated. State-wide prohibition. Search and seizure. Women’s eight-hour day. Public service commission. Public utilities court State fair appropriation. Levy of 1-20 of a mill annually for state Immigration bureau. Requiring one publication of sub mitted measures, with arguments pro end con. In two newspapers in each county. Home rule for municipalities above 2,000. Recall of all electlvp officers. To reduce the cost of publishing Initiative and referred measures. Requiring publication of initiated and referred measures, with argu ments thereon, in tmmphlet form. Abolishing constructive contempt Bnd granting trial by Jury In contempt cases. Headless ballot; disfranchising illitr erate voters. Making social centers of school houses. Recall of decisions. Support of dependent children (mothers’ compensation). Strengthening and extending civil service. So-called eight-hour law for miners. Abolishing legislative "pork barrel" by placing all road moneys with state highway commission. Referred. Bight-hour law for miners and smcl termen. Transferring department of brands to state livestock commission. Requiring state officers to pay col lections into treasury daily. Requiring that all summer normal schools for teachers be held at Gree ley and other points to be designated by trustees of State Normal school at Greeley. Raising educational and experience qualifications for teachers. Carpenter reservoir bill. Proposed Constitutional Amendments Submitted by Legislature. Giving state power to regulate smelt ing charges, etc. Validating creation of state tax com mission. Abolishing fee system in many of fices. Increasing Indebtedness counties may incur for public buildings or roads. Bonds of $10,000,000 for highways. Proposed Law Referred by Legislature. Moffat tunnel bill. Cranks End Life by Gas Route. Chicago.—What is believed to have been a conspiracy against the life of Col. Roosevelt was ended by the death of Maximilian Caxello, twenty-four years old, and Miguel Ortez, the same age, both of the United States of Co lombia. The men were asphyxiated by gas in their room in the Fifth Avenue hotel. That these men planned to kill Roosevelt and that they even visited Mercy hospital for that pur pose Is an established fact, say the police. Those men, ft Is said, have fol lowed Roosevelt for monthß. They vis ltod the Mercy hospital in company with Luis Mobllla, son of a Colombian senator, whose whereabouts are un known. They insisted on seeing Roosevelt but were turned away. A letter was found In their room warn ing Col. Roosevelt that "the time had come for you to mediate on the black est spot In the hißtory of your life.’’ “Remember,” added the men In the letter, "that although you are and have been a great world citizen, the homage you received when you came back from Africa was marred by the refusal of the Vloar of Christ to see you.” d Smoke Pleasure and other Pleasures ■ for the Man Who Smokes 3 Im awake pleamreln tbUpnre old Vlrgtato ' , 9 and North Carolina bright leaf. Thousands prefer it to any gi K other pipe tobacco. Thoroughly aged and stemmed and ■, ■S then granulated. A perfect pipe tobacco—nothing better SI rolled as a cigarette. «■» 0| PU One and a half ounces of thb choice tobacco east' K K on!y sc, and with each sack yon get a book of cigarette 09 W papers FREE. Bj OS , The other pleasures are the presents that are secured an SK with the coupon! in each sack of Liggett 8f Myers Duke's' E9 K Mixture. These presents delight old and young. Think' ■ n 'of the pleasure that yoa and your friends can get from • B; S 'talking machine, free, or such articles as —fountain pens, afl fl balls, skates, cot glass, china, silverware, HP ■ " and December only we 9 i«w) illoM I mm ■ Comfort from Duktt Mixture may be K (| f B WAHORS ESHQ^ asarf #<*«r tor* aarf coupons issued ks as, n Probably. "A thing is never bo when It Is not so.” •TU bet It Is If your wife says It Is.” Don't be misled. Ask for Bed Cross Bag Blue. Makes beautiful white clothes. \t all good grocers. Adv. And every man who owns a dog .hlnks the animal has more sense :han his neighbor. 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