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CAPE GIKAKDEAU, M1SSOIK1, JUNK 12, 1911
CARRANZA PRESIDENT WILL FILES SUIT FOR
DROPPEDFROM ACCEPT THE m DAMAGES
PEACE PARLEY! TOLLS BILL
His Delay in Answering Med-1 Will Make No Fight on Am-
iators' Note Eliminates
Him as Factor
HOPES SCOPE WILL WIDEN NOT WHAT HE ASKED FOR
Internal Affairs of MexicoMay Be
Discussed at Conference
Huerta's (iunboats Arrive
(WNU News Service.)
Washington, June 10. Presideat
"Wilson said that the canal toIU repeal
till, when ameuded a Use senate com
promise proposes, wtould not be what
he asked for In his messac- The
SlmmonB Norrls compromise amend
ment does not alter the repeal in the
least degree, he explained, but It Is
Quite unnecessary. The president con
tends that legislation does not waive
treaty rights and that the amendment
will not alter the character of tb
legislation at all
endments Added to His
While Serenading Young Ladies
at Normal Dormitory, Young
Man is Shot
IS SERIOUSLY INJURED
' Mr. McMasters Was Victim of
What Seems to Have Been a
ESCAPED CON- CORPORATION BODY OF GIRL
itt fin itinnirn I
viu iiiAKnito CONTROLS THE
Executive Says Simmons-Norris
Compronvse Unnecessary, but
Will Sign Bill
(WNU News Pervtre "
Washington, June 10. With dangtr
of a clash between the Vn'.tcd SUies
and Huerta averted at Tamplco, in
terest in the Mexican situation was
turned abruptly to the mediation con
ference after the receipt of reports
that the South American envoys per
sonally were Inclined to consider at
an end their efferta to bring Carranza
into the proceedings unless he agreed
to an armlsUce.
The mediators stated that they
would make public all the correspond
The proposed amendment la in the ' ence that had passed between them
and the constitutionalists. They were
raid to take the ground that they had
given Carranza sufflciU time to re
ply to their note of last Tuesday.
Reply Is Expected.
Constitutionalist agents here ex
pected to hear from Carranxa hourly.
Persons close to thesa asserted Car
ranza would not agree to any armis
tice with the federals. The constitu
tionalist chief was believed to have
arrived at Saltillo. If bis answer were
recived it was planned to forward it
to the mediators immediately.
Belief w?3 expressed that the
events of tha next 48 hours would de
termine the scope of mediation
form of a declaration that the United
States does not, by repealing the tolls
exemption clause, surrender the right
to exempt American coastwise vessels
In the future, if it so desires. The
amendment probably will be voted on
Asked if the amendment really
raises the question of whether the
t'cited States Is right or wrong In ex
empting American coastwise strips
from toll, the president answered in
the negative. IN1 said there was a
strong intimation that some of the
enators who would vote for repeal
lid not wish it understood that the
question of right or wrong was being
Offers His Wife as a Ive.tson VA hv
He Should be Paroled -May '
LIVING EXEMPLARY LIFE
Says He Was Victim of False
Friend Who Persuaded Him lo
Flee and Then Snitched
TIMBER PRICE A STREAM
Unique Scheme is Used by Had Keen Missing For Tour
the American Car and I Davs After Taking a
Foundry Co. j Hat Ride
KOW THE SCHEME WORKS NO SIGNS OF VIOLENCE
settled by their vote. The president i whether It would be confined to dlf
added that any o:: of these men who ferences betveen Huerta and the
to felt could hnve done what will be United State9 or extended to a gen
done by the amendment by a per- eral discussion of Mexico's Ills. Mean
onal statement on the floor of the while the federal and American mla
enate. I sions continued their negotiations
. 1 which promised to reach a point
COOK SHOT ON TRAIN
Ceo. Williams Shot in the
Hand by John Crocker
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Itll I. ..III.. I Hall
I pa--.. I t 1 1 1'c .1 ; I I lu
ll, M..!.:i.V Inoiu.ln.
I ....II. 1 III,' trail! while
I V .l.illll (Yoel.'l i.l
;l I II," I.. I pel' L 1 !.'
I. K. o'l Wolk Mil del
.1 M. Mi.ui-. i... :i in.
: where a protocol finally might be
drafted within a day or two. Both
i since bail pres. nu'd to the mediators
j h plan for Mexico's pacification. It
j was said lo be practically the same
I in principle, contemplating establish
! tneri cf a provisional government
'i !i vould provide for an early gen
j .ml i I cii.iik for a permanent adminis
' Huerta's Gunboats Withdraw.
Huerta's gunboats tha' had threat
! in1.! a blockade of Tarnpi "o sailed
j I a-k to Tii'Tio Mexico, l.tu imcr. si ' p'
I (-01iMlllli.il JS to W ) 1 1-1 1 ! I I' l!ie Sl'-alil"!'. M
! n;i'l;i. which . : s r . 1 !r,-,u New Yotk. , -m
I i in in:: am.- ''.u !;. a, would (! j ...
I s! ;; o'lleli! S of th" i ,
'So V. 'I'e 1! it fori !l- I
I (if i be V'ard Hue. I ,
i ilia, was iiotd as ,
.'..iio-r was i!ne t.. 1 '
Wclii '.day "nub . "
-ovenimont seiiils i '
Inspired lv a charge nt No. ti
lint, tdiillcd shot lire.l I'roni a gun
said to have lieen in the hands of
one, W. II. White, superintendent of
tl.e Normal grounds, a young man ly
tin- name .( I,. A. McMasters is
reported to have suddenly aliandoneil
his intentions of serenadian the .vihiiik
ladies of the dormitory, and lieHt a
retreat with much of the same alacrity
and speed as the fabled cat ill the
Kox of Taeks'' story, and under
ennditiims ipiite similar. "Hut the
eat came ba.-k" and -o did Mr.
McMasters wl.in la lili d suit a lew
days nun in the ('oinimm l'lea
Court, auain-t said White, in which
lie seeks damages to the amount of
It seems that on the eveniim of
May '.M-t, a party of younc men.
Kpiipped with musical instruineiits,
entered the Normal arounds and o!.
taini'il permission from the watch
man to serenade the nirls in the
dormitory. The lioys state that after
taking this precaution they felt
secure, and proceeded at once with
th meert. They had only fairly
started, however, when they were
tired upon, guerilla fashion, from
the darkness. The lir-t two discharg
es missed the mark, though the lioys
say tiny heard the shot striking
a!l around them. Needless to any,
I hey shifted their position at once,
and while passing arming the corner
of the Imil.liiig they were again inter
cepted and Hired upon. Mr. Me-
Masters a the victim of the seem- j
inglv cowardly and uncalled I'm at-
tack. He was iiiit.' seriously injure.!,
having received a huge ininilier .! j
the leaden pellet- in his k-tck. -id.-, j
arm and L'L-. many ol which an
-till ,lel-.lv il!l!M-d.i d ill tl ' t!e-h j
'I !; o.lllJ-ter- who have lieeli
i; t. i vi. w . !. slate t hat all e einl.. i - ;
(WNl News Service.)
Little Rock, Ark., June lO.Takeo
back to the prison from which, k had
escaped on Jan. 7, 113, T'. D.
("Shorty") Jones, axed 15 yetfs, Ms
left la Little Rock ike wife be mar
ried wbtle free. Joaee bellevfj that
when Gov. Cruce of Oklahoma hears
the circumstances he will grant a pa
don to him.
Jones watt the victim of a fait
friend, who betrayed his presence to
a kittle Rock officer. He baifeet) A
resident of Little RocX )& tenia.s) e44
was making an fionoralle) lltnr ffoot
ofti.r hlu upplval tiorA. ha nftAvrleil Ul
attractive widow wtf two caJldrjA?j
became affiliated with & local Blti4 I
congrcKatlon and In all respects w4
living an exemplary llie.
.Tot. i s was serving a 17-yer (rrofp
the penitentiary at MeAltstir. 01 . fio
conviction for assault to 111 I, YVpii
he was a trusty be becane Itlf4;4J
from drinking with Man who'
tesed to be his friend, a former
vlct. He persuaded Jenea t ee.
which he did while IwWm 1M t
Influence of liquor, ftfl mOUW
that man saw Jones th Littl4 R
Ten days afo that m4o notlfiej ut
prison authorities at foAlssyp that
Jones had married, rerormel and was
doing well in Little Rack. Th arrest
Pe'itlons for pardon, are being cir
culated in Little Hock to be forwarded
to Oov. Cruce. asklns; Dim to pardon
Jon en so that he maf return to tMs
city and take care of his wife and her
Koad Thirty Miles l.onu, ly Ma
nipulation, is Able to Fix I'rire
Paid For Timber
iW.N't' News Hel l. e
Jefferson City, June lo. A unique
scheme of the Amorlcan Cur a.ii- I
laundry company, a 0,000,0ou cor
poration, throuita subsidiary corpora
tions to force timber owners of I'oiir
Missouri counties to sell to It their
Umber at ptaetleally Ita own price fs
1tnlid In an optatoii band -a .own
Commlsnlofief WllltaM f. Woerner
oj the. publk leVvfl cTmirplssioii of
ty rftvMIng 3 1) tulles of railroad, all
owned by the American company,
through subsidiaries. Into four supa?
rati parts, tho rails of whu-ii i nnaeit,
but which sro controlled by corppraV
tlons of different namev, tne . onipanv
has for years successfully t.ien nten
timber owners front resriiinn iMitsldi
markets with Uielr timber. T ie com
mission holds that the entire railroad
shall be opened to public use
How the Scheme Works.
The scheme, as explained in the
The Frisco railroad has a spur five
ititl one half miles Ion from Its trucks
to flllgo. In Ient county. Tl.e Sllgn
Furnsco company owner laud about
Sllpo from which It cot Its Umber.
Having exhausted the timber Mipply
within reach. It became necessary to
extend a railroad into the for. sis.
It organized the Sllgo Ki.stern
as n common carrier, this being nec
essary beinnse It must cross public
highways Between the two it inter
posed 1,1'imi fpi t of rails on its own
propel iv. which. It tas contended,
Last Seen in Company of Former
Kmploer Was Working on a
Hal I i more Taper
Halm 1'ass.cs .
a l'li r a I in
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i ipsji ns lion of t'
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which own-; I
rnyln-r that ill--;,rrb.
at Tamp .
the United Si;
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ltsltlmore, June 10 Mis Ella Win
ter. a sUnograplier, disappeared. Kei
body, fully clothed, but with a ell)t
cut over the right eye, was found Ui
Curtis creek fUflV0 Ubarlne IL
Jxjjsr of lir,s,kl Anne Arundel
ceont, Immediately ordered an auto,
sy. It showed no signs of violence.
I), Meredith Kcwse. Jr., the last mas
whij l ffbown to have seen Miss Wla
(sp' llfte, and whni.e Kust she waaeo
it mitor boat ThiirstiayjlTenlnR, sayi
lie iias no theory as to, lrf she died
to does not Pelievn atn' wss mur
dered. Is sure 1I141 sbe Wmt not lit 1
auloldal mood when 1 ho left him and
he cannot understand how she conk
Inivp been aci identally drowned.
Reese and Miss Winter bad beet:
close Mends fur Hbout five years
Ills psrftts, her mother and brother
knew of his .ittent Ions to her Keesc
Is divorced It was generally believed
that they were engaged.
When Reese went to New York
some time ago to engage in business.
Miss Wlater wr nt tcre also and got
' place as a stenographer. When he
returned to llaltiniore she, too, came
buck and nbtaim d employment as the
stenographer tor .1 W. Si 'ilard, bust
nes Tnnnag'T of the naltlinore Amer
lean, which position she filled at the
time of her death.
lb-' In "I v win 11 found was fully
dressed, even a raincoat and yellow
chamois glows, which Miss Winter
wore when she loft htr lioni" Thurs
day a! out 7 ::o o'eWcjk Th hat. how
1 r. u rs mi.ssln". The back and
After exliant 1 ito: the timber aloii" . f..i( were badly swolMii There ww
1 the S!io A- Kastern railroad, the sjKM Hl r . 1 -: 11 of lq skill out the
I company il-siieil to extend i:s rolls ' right eye. Several diamond rings
! fartli.-r It acc'iired control of a strip i whit h are b . tiered to have been pres-
of land 11 mil-s long As it lid not ..m:i ftnin K. wr on 'he llngprs
have to cross p.ihli bktiwav -, ihk 11 ami at lln 1,. I th.-re was 11 diamond
. s enlist rui I' d v brooch
.'I of the tannic ;
.:;.:r:;dCAPAHAS WIN, 3-2
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If. .i . oi..,. . Tli '
ore -mi. -I a t a j
, ; " '" d'Hi!hard Home Kim in K'lli
!i si tiu' Saes tJit' CIom"
Ii. I ti
orders to her cap'.iin not to go iniol'-
MtllltlUT (.ITS lTNi:
- it, t
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t!,;lt IM tl.e ,',..V.. of people a It.l.V
tl nil lie ae.ci. lent a I iv i-ii i;ini
e I . . i' which he
ti,.- on the train.
,-. hi'n ill'o t he eoarh
-t neailv opposite him
William- noticed him
with li- -'ii'
apoloLi'.' 1 alt' r
Cloekel' follow o
and took a
alt, I whi- l
pi 1 i 1 i ti ii a '-on frmn lo- pocket . il
littus jiiinped from hi- -cat and staii-e-1
to pn-h the gun up then the
weapon was discharged, the Indict
L...iiig tlirmitli l'i- Icmd.
.lolm ( 'locker was l.irmerly from
Arkansas kit refused to -late the
name of the town.
Trial will '"me m I ..-fore .lu-ticc
Will' r I ii I iv ''"" '-''i-
Vewnrk. O . June 5. At a reunion
of the family of fkorge. H-ftky h"re
right Fons and 'he father rfscntrd a
rnn.hlnrd ago of ol! years ana com
bined weight 2,Ct; pounds. Uio aver
age age Is CO years and their averse
weight 230 pounds.
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StNTENCEbOYS TO SPANKING
They Cussed Cop Who Ordered Them
to Step Swearing at Recal
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h. I n, I'm
1,1 -en i. i - w l1! I
re-,,;, nee . n k ,
in i 1-1, !'- la'. . i '
li-ll.-IM- ol the e
"i'ltllil, and I, una!
i '!-.: r '. in. ! r
1 miles of milioad
1 a r.l" loj't'a -' ;
Tli . t ail,, r ,...t
, e'li.lSe I. tile I :
I r- mi I 'mini y t ', r
iti-: six mih ' vs'o
; .-l-ll fl,' Of Hi O "
' e. 'well eai I i'-r
I h iblie (i!-h-v.iy
The i fli cf o! l' i
Slko F.oa. I '
1 the l.ttfiiee in,,,,;
lell-iil of read. '
' j frelrht for any
' I ' xeept the furr a, i
' tends it hr.s th
M l s-eheme Is !;,! ih,'
; r.il s I r i i (or
I a a; in er I !' .-"lire
' "I n ! u -. lo haul
- -n, or '( ripany
, e . on,;, imy. It con
ri lit to refu to per-
I nilt frelaht to li- hauled over l'i 11
ii ml'es if prka'n triel: het w the
n'pliito A' Ka-tern i r.. the Iro -. County
I i Central, aad oyi r t'i 1 11 " f. ' of pr.
I i vste track het'.v.-t, tli- !M!go K Fas'-
I em and t'e l'rlsct. spur
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tin y ( U-, ei I ,l I ; o
limii'l K .::: ai..l la
j ear.- old. w i i
, S--r l'-c I
I ii uc 10. - 1'. i a',, i:
a. an 1 Iarrol I, lliij
lis Kipple, i a. h ! .'
, iitel'.l lal 10 ' v..
SIKESTON VOTES DRY!
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I. . 111 .ll Iil.-.ll Sllel.i.
. ,ii i.- i .nilt y and i 1 ' ',
nil in J ill ale! Inn d I ' ''
I a' l. ell Ada in- tool. pi... i
,1 At'itoti. I hi- was tl,.. .tal
.f t he ca-e. The jury di-agri '
llie tii-l trial.
Cast of 797
SUEZ PROFITS UAUSE A ROW
Dividends Amount to Only 33 Per
Cert, Which Is Large Decrease,
and Stockholders Object.
t'oiii. old l.e-iikc'd .., unking" by I'.i
j li- e Jiidue K' t'l'cr. Their pan-u"
I A t'l'e ,'.,' . le( tO I'ik l.O'l'l leC the
faitlilul pel'loi 111. nice rf the sill
' t'liCe" and llrtirohl was sent by ti.''
' court to wili.oEii tiie puniiihnii.'iii ,
! which he did with much satisfaction
' The hoys had been working unih r
an auuunnbik, stretched tlat ou thu i
hacks lor two hours, tV.kering u rc
calcitrant erginy. llarrold beard the.m
wearing and ordered the nso of toft
er words. They swore at him imtoad
"I'll admit you were justified in do
iirr anrrp cnsslnflr af thrt eKtftvte. I've
-.. .i... f!' nt v.et- without an .irg mi.it
swenrine at officers must stoD. The ' '"" -h made f .w ird org;.iiiUuh"ii
disnity of the fono must be maiu-ilut it w a- vti.v
lalia 1," the court ruled.
Boys Fieftl, Thrfts U,s;ovic(l.
I a -v. 1 ni:i .1 m ' 1 , I ' I wo hoys
ran'.1 Ill i i M . !: -, ,:, i-'u',.i re ( ;,, r.h li
r!ca,j.., -o pi ! "Ilv 'li" e,. re-
jk;,.i.,. I.a'i-r u p, - s!io'...e how
?,()i ,'. ill': .1 i i:ps. '.', ,iti he.- and
! s'l.-kpin i had I., en !o'"!l throiiull lh
Votes Dry hy 17;. Majority j ronr
Out ol a Total Note
, it i
-'.I, held thill
.li I in -day .I'm'- '
ol e- Wile l'i ill lit , I
; tl . city had g..ne diy I
' I ;, ..lit ol a total ot.
1 ll is -tat, d tl lit
V. a -
I 7 1 In aj-il I-
a-t .-I 7''7.
t I'. IUII I the
fd Clmnging Seats
is . .lime la.--The au
dio bodies of
Or 3 '.
thnrltics -,-afi In , for
.la.. .h p.-l'-r, in. and Joseph Mirzin,
'.' !. ".ho were drowned when three
i iii ip.iiiie'i - upset the boat ill w hich
they were riding while attempting to
i WNl' News K.-i tee.)
Paris. June 10. Criticism of the
management of the Suez canal was
uttered for the first time In years at
the annual meeting, when the usual 33
per cent dividend was declared. Some
shareholders demanded to know why
the amount was not larger.
Charles Jotmart, former French
minister, now president of the com
pany, said the Suez canal tolls had
been' reduced by 10 cents a ton to
meet the rates fixed for Panama.
f.Uunt Lassen Again Steaming.
liid lint f . Cal, JuntJ 10. Another
column of steam, TOO feet hli;h, is re
ported to l,e rpoutina; from Mount
Lassen. It k reported the mountain
Is emitting fire.
Lassen, at the foot of the Cascade
range and In a vast volcanic, field,
b'tan to s'eam hist Monday. Investi
gation by fore-t rangers showed thai
melting snow, running into fissures,
had started a new gsyser formation.
The mountain quieted down after a
day or so
t he I 1,1 I -ide
e ,, lllit t II I
ik, w Iii li a - on
the .l - Wl I " I liol.illuh-
and on el. . I ion .1 i v a
,1 .',il nan and women
h oi.'t -ii-pi, i-
i, 'l,,t 1. ol.e.l
V.-le deleeal'd t
'..I.- paltie- ale!
I.ke inakini: an ,:'.,it to
Wl t guild - v. ! 1 1
lay Ulllll tl.e poll- el I
'I hen al e -. eh -a!". a,
t.-ll who will U" ....I ,
-,,i,li -i- t heir lieeli e
ol I hi - lllllllk T in al I h
lines i, t of l.ll-llll - I hi
nighl at luidtiight.
di t-,1, hi,
- , Wedlies.l
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lion- I Oi"
I i lie, ut
t..j pi, I, up
,,r. d to : ,'
-, ,d w -- III
I v th- -'-'
Bee as Aeroplane Model.
1'hiladelphia, June 5 "Olvo Ul
something that beats tho air 200 yj&cl
a seCflfti! and W will havo real aero !
plan's," Thomas A. Kdlson declared'
afur wutcUiua a bumldgbce. j
Private Banker "Broke."
Chicago. June 10. A. N. J. Haum-
gartner, former plumbs', whoso prl-
vale bank went broke, adml'ted In pi;Nll lf WWTLI)
bankruptcy proceedings that Jv lii.ii'.fl
more money fixing pas pipes tkan h
did playing banker. I
,ith d- 'ii .ii
I ll, II ll, n I;
-.' i - i i r
I, ' V. I'll ( ' ip. ,..t. i
d l.v ..!!,..., Tall, -.
. I. at.-d t'aruih. i-vil;i
"I .1 to ll ( , ,:ie.
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Governor Pumps Handoif.
Croakston, Minn, Juno 18. Oo.
Kberhardt and three companion"
pumped a handcar 14 miks to roturn
here after the executive's automobile
had strandvd in the mud near Grand
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a -Idi 1 1 1 I ikiiiu -aitii-l,--.
a hei ealinut -, ph'.i-11-l
aid l.v pi on.
al th' il