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EPITOMIZED MOM TELEGRAPHIC REPORT* THAT COVER THE WEEK'* EVENTS. OF MOST INTEREST 'I ! ' ‘ KEEPING THE READER POSTED ON MOBT IMPORTANT CURRENT TOPICS. Wsstern Newspaper Union News Service. ABOUT THE WAR. Premier and Madame Vivian! of Paris have received official confirma tion of the death of their youngest son on the field of battle. A dispatch to the Havas agency at Paris from Dunkirk says a dozen aero planes bombarded Dunkirk and envi rons Sunday. Thirty bombs were thrown by the airmen, but there were Tew victims. A dispatch to the London Daily Ex press from Boulogne says confirma tion has been obtained of the rumors that the Germans have evacuated Lille and fhat the city is now in possession of the British. The renewed activity of the Mos lems, following tlieir recent defeat, in which two army corps were complete ly' destroyed and another seriously crippled, is taken at London as an in dication that the Sultan is using every .available force to deliver a telling blow to the Slavs. German armies are again striking at Warsaw from two directions. Along the Vistula to the west of the Polish capital heavy fighting has been re sumed, and at the same time a new attack has been launched from the north. The Petrograd war office de scribed the fighting as more and more desperate. WESTERN. A million-dollar estate left by Judge John .1. Redick of Omaha to four heirs was partitioned by lot. Flour reached SB.GO a barrel, the highest in years, at Cleveland, Ohio. Wheat was selling at sl.37 Vz. Seventy picture brides from Japan arrived in San Francisco on the liner Shinyo Maruvto meet husbands they have never sefen. The liner Mongolia sailed for the Orient from San Francisco with a con signment of retfejf'supplies for German and Austrian prisoners of war, con fined in Siberia. For forty-four years Jacob Rouse has been clerk of thu school board of Dis- No. 1 in Lyon county, Minn. He was first elected in 1870 and has held the office ever since. \ Charles Kinsole, charged »wHth kill ing Henry Bergett, at New Edin, S. D., Jan. 4, was found guilty at Britton, S. D., of manslaughter in the first degree. The killing was the result of a. quar rel. V F. A. Sullivan, one of the oldest un dertakers in the United States,'was in Leadville, Colo., on bis way from St. to Salt City. Sullivan em balmed the bodies of Presidents Lin coln and Grant. The Nebraska Senate adopted a memorial to Congress in favor of the resolution of Senator Hitchcock of that state forbidding the exportation of munitions of war Jo any of the belligerent nations of the world. The “votes for women” activities of beautiful Edith De Long Jarmuth, daughter of Prof. Ira I)e I>ong of the department of mathematics in the University of Colorado at Boulder, and a leader In New York's artistic and literary circles, are made the ground of a divorce action filed in Seattle, Wash., by Adolph J. Jarmuth, a weal thy owner of Alaska gold mines. WASHINGTON. Gold in the vaults of the twelve fed eral reserve banks increased by near ly $3,500,000 last week, according to the consolidated statement of their condition at the close of business Jan. 8, issued by the reserve board. Secretary announced the ap pointment of Stephen T. Mather of Chicago as assistant to the secretary of the interior to succeed Adolph C. Miller, who resigned to become a mem ber of the federal reserve board. Great Britain’s preliminary reply to the note from the United States gov ernment requesting an improvement in the treatment of American commerce by the British fleet was made public at Washington and in London by mu tual agreement between the State De partment and the British foreign of fice. The British communication con curs in the view of the United States that commerce between neutral na tions should be interfered with only when imperatively necessary. FOREIGN. The government at Santiago. Chile, ordered Guillermo Billinghurst, former President of Peru, and Dr. Augusto Du rand to leave Chilean territory within eight days. The German military government in Belgium characterized the report pub lished in the Amsterdam Tijd that Car dinal Mercier, archbishop of Malines, had been arrested as absolutely false. Russia celebrated Christmas. War’s shadow has failed to darken the cus tomary Christmas spirit, which is more variously and intensely manifested in the Russian capital than elsewhere in the world. The gratitude of the people of Ant werp for the relief extended by the United States to the war sufferers of Belgium, is expressed in a resolution adopted by the intercommuual council of Antwerp. General Villa gave General Scott his word that he would prevent further border fighting which, since the Ma dero revolution in 1911, has been a menace to residents of American border towns. The archbishop of Canterbury and Dr. Dryander, the German court chap lain, have refused to sign an appeal addressed to Christian churches urging them, among other things, “to serious ly keep peace before their eyes in or der that bloodshed soon may cease.” A dispatdh to the Amsterdam Tele graaf from Brussels says a court mar tial at Liege has sentenced the re tired Belgian general, Gustave Fife, and Lieutenant Gille to life imprison ment on a charge of assisting 350 young Belgians to reach Holland and join the Belgian army in France. England is to reap benefits from the agricultural skill of the Belgian farm ers who are exiles in Great Britain. As a token* of their appreciation of Brit ish hospitality, the queen of the Bel gians has suggested that the agricul - turists from her country instruct Eng lish farmers in the system of intensive cultivation which has made Belgium famous the world over. SPORT. Warren, with a score of 994 out of a possible 1,000, led in the third week’s matches of the Inter-Club Gallery Rifle Championship league, reported at Washington. A1 Anderson, heavyweight boxer of \ Everett, died at Seattle, Wash., from j the effects of a blow delivered by Ike i Cohen of San Francisco, during a i scheduled four-round bout. Earl Cooper won the 305-mile Pana- 1 ma California exposition automobile j road race at San Diego, Cal. W. H. ' Carlson was second and Tom, Alley third. Cooper’s time was 4:40:10 4-5. At Colorado Springs the Colorado College faculty officially declared that basketball was a good intercollegiate game and gave the Tigers permission to enter the schedule drawn up for them. The United States government will be an exhibitor in the breeding horse j section of the National Horse Show ( and Midwinter Fair to be held In Den- j ver, Jan. IS-23. Uncle Sam will be represented by the entry of Percherons from the federal school at Genoa, Neb. I A flat one-fare rate for the round trip to Denver from Colorado points and Cheyenne, granted by the Union Pacific, Burlington, Colorado & South ern and Rock Island railroads assures a record attendance at the National Horse Show and Mid-winter Fair at Denver, Jan. 18-23. in the opinion of its managers. GENERAL. Senator James Hamilton Lewis of Chicago is seriously ill at the home of Governor Dunne .in Springfield, 111., with an attack of acute indigestion. Rag Apple Korndyke, eighth, a Holstein bull, was sold at auction at Syracuse, N. Y., for $25,000. Oliver Cabana, Jr., of Buffalo, was the pur chaser. The next meeting of the American Bar Association will be held at Salt City, Utah, on Aug. 17, 18 and 19 next,-stbe executive committee decided at its meeting in New York. Harold Lee Judd, 11, one of the wealthiest young men of New Britain, Conn., where’he is prominent socially, will be married January 30 at Minne apolis to Mrs. Charles G. Gates, 27, w ; ldow of the son of the famous John W. Gates, who died at Cody, Wyo., Oct. 28 of last year. One giant wave smashed the life out of the little coasting schooner Eureka, and she piled up on the rocks at the San Francisco harbor entrance, a total loss. Her second officer, James Bol ger, was lost off the boat; the remain ing seventeen of the crew escaped. There were no passengers. The rapidity with which they con structed a new cell house in the feder al prison at Leavenworth, Kas., was one of the arguments set forward by seventeen structural iron workers convicted in the ‘‘dynamite con spiracy” cases at Indianapolis, who ap peared before the Federal Parole Board. THE CHEYENNE RECORD. COURBET HIT BY DREADNOUGHT AUSTRIAN SUBMARINE SINKB FRENCH WARSHIP AND SIS TER CRAFT IS STRUCK. FIRST FRENCH SHIP LOST ROUMANIA CONTINUES PLAN TO JOIN ALLIES IN THE CONFLICT. Weatern Newspaper Union News Service. London. Jan. 12. —An official dis patch from the Berlin war office says: "Vienna reports state that It has been ascertained that the French dread nought Courbet was hit by the Aus trian submarine No. 12. The Courbet was rammed by her sister ship, the Jean Bart, which was attempting to tow her. The Courbet sank. The Jean Bart docked at Malta, badly dam aged. "The French pretend that only the Jean Bart was slightly hurt by a tor pedo, concealing the loss of the Cour bet.” The Courbet was of 23,467 tons dis placement, and was armed with twelve 12-inch guns, twenty-two 5%-inch guns and four 3-pounders. She was built in 1911 and carried a complement of 998 men. This is the first modern French war ship lost during the w .r. The cost of the Courbet was $12,541,- 940. and the vessel carried four tor pedo tubes. Only a change in the weather or the entrance into the war of ltoumania or Italy, or both, is likely to bring about any marked change in the military sit uation in Europe for some time to come. What turn the weather will take no one can predict, but the belief is grow ing in those countries allied against Germany. Austria and Turkey, that ltoumania, with her well-trained army of not less than 400,000 men, will throw herself into the conflict at an early date. This in effect, would link Roumania with the extreme Russian left now forcing its way into Hungary through Bukowina. BRITISH NOTE DISAPPOINTS. U. S. Officials See Effort to Avoid Shipping Issue by Citation of Statistics. Washington. —Great Britain's pre liminary reply to the American note of protest concerning neutral com merce, while gratifying in the con cessions it makes, has in many re spects failed to satisfy the United States government. Officials confidently hope that the second and complete answer from England will give the specific inform ation requested by the United States and clear up the uncertainties which, according to the Washington govern ment, surrounds the commerce of neutrals. This disposition on the part of the Washington administration was re vealed in high official quarters Mon day although there was no formal comment. When the British ambassador called on Secretary Bryan to inform him that the British supplementary note would not be forthcoming for sev eral days, the secretary told him that the American government would make no comment until the note arrived. Oklahoma Installs Governor. Oklahoma City.—Robt. L. Williams (Dem.), was inaugurated governor oi Oklahoma. NEW ERA IN MINING. Delegates Gather With Stories of Rich Gold Strikes. Denver. —The dawn of a new era it the mining industry in Colorado is at hand. - The camps which in formei days throbbed with activity and re turned millions in wealth to the met whose initiative backed them are tc take on their old vigorous life. Colo rado is to be raised to first rank ol prosperity among the states of the na tion. This was the message which 16C delegates from all parts of Colorado brought to the second annual conven tion of the Colorado Metal Mining As sociation, which opened in Denvei Monday. Enthusiasm for Colorado and confidence in the future of the mining industry prevailed. Headed bv the Cresson strike at Cripple Creek —a discovery of such phenomenal richness that conserve tlve estimates dace the ore In sight at a valuation equal to the entire for mer output of the Cripple Creek dis trict for a year—from all parts of the state stories of the disclosure of new ore bodies were told. STEWART IS SPEAKER WILLIAMS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE. Senate and House Name Employ6i to Serve During Twentieth Gen eral Assembly. Western Newspaper Union Nsws Service. Denver, Jan. 9. —New members of the Twentieth General Assembly of Colorado were sworn in on Wednes day by Justice Garrison of the Su preme Court. The House met and elected Philip D. Stewart speaker, and the Senate named Leroy J. Williams president pro tem after being called to order by Lieutenant Governor Fitzgarrald. Governor Ammons’ message was de livered Friday afternoon, and it was arranged that the inauguration cere monies for Governor-elect George A. Carlson and all other state officers elect, including Justice-elect James H. Teller of the Supreme Court, be held in the city Auditorium at noon Tues day, Jan. 12. The inaugural ball, given under the auspices of the Sons of Colorado, will be held in the Auditorium, with all the retiring and incoming officials and all legislators and scores of delegations from all parts of the state present. The following were the House em ployes whose appointments were con firmed by resolution: Henry A. Luther (Weld), chief clerk; Simon S. Dow (Phillips), assist ant chief clerk; W. A. Spooner (Park), reading clerk; Lee D. Baton (Monte zuma), docket clerk; Charles H. Nor man (Cheyenne), sergeant at arms; W. R. Stephens (Boulder), assistant sergeant at arms; Rev. Cyrus A. Brooks (Morgan), chaplain; Ed Smythe (Denver), chief enrolling clerk; Wil liam Shubert (Denver), assistant en rolling clerk; George Chappell (Pu eblo), chief printing clerk; W., E. Trott (Douglas), and C. E. North (Den ver). assistant printing clerks: John L. Noonan, Jr., (Rio Blanco), and Fred Girard (Conejos), messengers; N. C. McNew (Logan), doorkeeper; E. A. Ma her (Las Animas), and Samuel Rose (Denver), assistant doorkeepers; Sol Schwed (Las Animas), janitor for chamber; Ed Johnston (Denvor) jani tor for committee room; Jerry Hallo ran (Arapahoe), Janitor for cloak rooms; Orel Wilt (Rio Grande), tele phone messenger; J. D. Wohl (Denver), night watchman; Mrs. Isabelle Stew art. matron of ladies' gallery; George Dennis (Denver). Geo. E. Cook (Den ver). Samuel Martinez (Rio Grande), Dexter Keezer (Denver). W. W. Young (Toller), and Carl Monahan (Denver), tinges; Geo. Moscript (Idaho Springs), clerk of the Judiciary committee; Mil dred Vickerman (Gunnison). Mrs. M. E. Knudson (Logan), D. W. Turner (Pueblo), T. F. Williams (Elbert), and J. Carruthors (Denver). assignable clerks; Felix Garcia (Costilla), watch man. cloakroom; Jessie Apple (Fre mont), secretary finance committee: Helen Galloway’ (La Plata), secretary corporation committee; E. J. Kindred (Weld), secretary agricultural com mittee; Gerald O’Bvrne (Pueblo), sec retary appropriations committee; Har riet Connors (Denver), house reporter; Mrs. L. Price (Denver), mail clerk; Mary Starsnick (I'ueblo). cloakroom girl; Grace Royce (Montezuma), as signable stenographer. The following employes of the Senate were appointed and those present sworn in by the lieutenant governor: Secretary of the Senate, J. J. Laton; assistant secretary’. Henry J. Stahl: chaplain. Rev. John Fike; reading clerk, Lee F. Patty; bill clerk. Salome Montez; docket clerk, Mrs. Ella Lee; Senate reporter, Mrs. Marie E. Legge; assistant sergeants at arms. David G. Robinson, Smith Cummins; doorkeep er. L. G. Carpenter; telephone messen ger, James E. Dolan; messengers, Elf en Quintana, Oliver Weldman; chief supply’ clerk. Dexter McConnell; chief enrollment clerk, Mrs. Norman Camp bell; assistant enrollment clerk, Aug ust Kirchoff; revision clerk, Samuel D. Brosius; assistant revision clerk, Hel en R. Marsolf; chief printing clerk. R. W. Bradford; assistant printing clerk, Ed S. Gregg: pages, Casimlro G. Cha con. Paul Berger; custodian of the cloakroom. Mrs. H. H. Heindell; matron of woman’s gallery. Gussie Mosconi; janitor of the Senate chamber, C. E. Lindeholm; night watchman, L. E. Ul - corporations, banking and insur ance. Leopold Abeyta; Judiciary. Beat rice Simpson; finance, Lulu Rollstone; banking and insurance, Milton E. Tem ple; assignable stenographers and clerks, Anna Spears. Maud Mills, Haf fer G. Bowman; lieutenant governor's stenographer. Ethel Lewis. Miner Fatally Crushed in Mill. Colorado Springs.—Joseph Fulker son, thirty, was fatally injured in an accident at the Portland mill, and died four hours later at a hospital. He is survived by a widow and child. Joint Session Canvasses Vote. Denver.—A Joint session of the Leg islature was held Thursday’, and the vote cast in November counted. Fol lowing are the totals: Governor. Carlson 129.096 Costigan 33.320 Ilosman 2.057 Marions 10,516 Patterson 95,640 Lieutenant Governor. Kidney 14,155 Lewis 109,311 Ohmar 2.898 Tobin 96,681 Troutman 24,695 Secretary of State. Billings 3.798 Brake 85,796 Ramer 114,638 Riddle 32.289 Williams 12,888 Auditor. Buck 23,611 Hummel 14,134 Herwitz 2,285 Leckenby 94,826 Mulnix 109,191 Treasurer. Cretney 19,348 Kenehan 101,001 SJangberg 2,414 Stocker 111,457 Wood 12,245 Attorney General. DeWitt 15,705 Farrar 115,062 Gobin 80.566 Vincent 30,780 Superintendent of Public Instruction. Bradford . 106.976 Craig 102,171 Dick 21.134 Gunther 2,658 McGee 12.610 What Do YOU Pay? 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