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ROCK ISLAND Associated Press Exclusive Wire SIXTY-SECOXD YEAR. NO. 281. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1913. -FOURTEEN PAGES. PRICE TWO CENTS. ARGUS. I HOME EDITION THAW ON WAY BACK TO NEW YORKPRISON Ordered Deported, He is Whisked From Coati cook in Auto. FIGHTS LIKE MADMAN Fugitive and Counsel Surprised by Suddenness of Decision by Authorities. r0lebrook, N. H., Sept. 10. Harry Thaw was arrested here today Just before noou. Thaw In his wanderings accompanied only by newspaper men, fild not know where to go. Leaving Nortons .Mills, lie stopped a few min utes at Averill. VL Leaving there he doubled back into Canada, reentered Vermont at Canaan, then crossed the Connecticut river at Steartstown. No one attempted to detain him. He was planning, when arrested, to strike a railroad and buy a ticket to Jietroit. He tried vainly to get into communication with hfs lawyers at Montreal. Falling, he resumed his blind Journey until detained by the sheriff. The sheriff had no warrant, but held him as a fugitive from Jus tice. Thaw was arrested by Sheriff Drew of Coos county at a little sctiool house, five miles from here. IM.At KII IV Jilt. Word bed re-ched here that Thaw was traveling in this direction, and practically every local officer and dep uty who was in attendance at county court, which was in session, was sent out to apprehend him. Thaw . was locked up in Jail, but was taken o the office of Tlicmas Johnson, a local attorney, whom he retained as advistr on his arrival here. Later in the day lie will be taken to Lancaster and Placed in jail. SherifT Drew notified Jeroino of the arrest and requested li!m to come here to take charge of the fugitive. In his wanderings Thaw's machine was driven by a French-Cana-dion chauffeur. Later Sheriff Drew said he would hold Thaw at a hotel until advised of the wishes of the New York author it if. It is faid Jerome, if necessary, v ill fake a special tra.n at North Ad nrns for Colehrooke. The entire pop ulation was on Main street today. There was a great crowd at a barber shop where Thaw was taken for a fhave. Coaticook, Que.. Sept. 10. Harry Thaw, removed forcibly from his quar ters here today, was a free agent at lu on, traveling in an auto with a num ber of American newspaper reporters. Tli-" fugitive was dropped over the bor dtr by the Canadian authorities into V rniont. At once, dazed and free, he (I'd not know what to do. The newspaper men following him took him into their car and are now traveling with him. At noon they had paxud from Vermont into New Hamp shire. As the car progresses, the news paper men report Thaw's movements. Th si-nation in which Thaw finds himself today is by far the rawt extra ordinary t hat has marked the progress of hm sensational case since he fled from Matteawan Aug. 17. wiTiiotT i.i:;i. roi Relieving this mornl'ig he was being kidnarpd, he resisted forcible removal from Coaticook. only to find a quick dh in an automobile to the Ameri can boundary was to bring him unex pected freedom and place him in the hands of the men who op to the pres ent time have devoted their energies to reporting the case. Without his ar ray of legal counsel Thaw did not know whore to turn for advice. After a brief consultation wlih the newspaper men. the autcmoblle hired by the reporters, with Thaw In It, went on to Averill. After a brief stop, it crossed into New Hmnpf hire. Thaw was rushed out of the Immi gration pen breakfastless. Immigration officers w ould make no explanation ex cept that they were acting under or ders for the minister of justice. Thaw was taken to the Vermont border In an automobile. He screamed and fought like a madman all the way lie smashed a w indow with a bottle as the officers dragged him down stairs to the machine. IIK4 IMO 1EI PK TED. The suddenness of the maneuver took both Thaw and his counsel en tirely by surprise. It literally carried Thaw off his ftet. It was reported here, though not confirmed, that the immigration officers acted on instruc tions from the minister of the Interior. The destination of the automobile, save that it is some place In Vermont just jver the border, is unknown to any xcept the passengers. It was reported Thaw would be taken to Norton Mills THE WEATHER li Fonxast Till 7 p. m. Tomorrow, fo Rock Island, Davenport, Molina and Vicinity. Increasing cloudiness with probably showers tonight or Thursday, warmer tonight; moderate variable winds. Temperature at 7 a. m 56. Highest yesterday, 79; lowest last night, 55. Velocity of wind at 7 a. m., 7 miles an hour. Precipitation none. Relative humidity at 7 p. m., 41; at 7 a. m., 83. Stage of water 2.4, no change in last 24 hours. J. M. SHERIER, Local Forecaster. ASTRONOMICAL EVENTS. Evening star: Jupiter. Morning stars: Saturn. Venus. Mars, Mercury. The golden Arcturus. "queen of the summer sky." is in line with the han dle of the Great Dipper, which lies north of it Counsel Verrett, representing New York state in the fight to have Thaw taken back to Matteawan, said he did not think Jerome, commander-in-chief of the New York forces, was at Nor tons Mills. Verrett added nobody knew that Thaw was to be taken so suddenly to Vermont. The auto carrying Thaw crossed into the United States at 8:55. Kll.l; BY 1IIMSTEB. Ottawa, Sept. 10. Acting Minister of the Interior Doherty today said he had rejected Thaw's appeal fr.-m the decision of the immigration board of inquiry, upholding the finding of the beard and ordering the deportation of Thaw forthwith. The order was car ried out this morning. The w-rit of habeas corpus or writ of prohibition issued at Montreal, said Doherty, did not enjoin the immigration authorities taking this step. "I assume full responsibility for the deportation," said Judge Doherty. "Thaw was suspected, seized, examin ed, condemned es an undesirable, and has been sent back by the same route he came." I.AWVRR ntWBFOlADED. Montreal. Sept. 1C. Members of the Thaw family and his lawyers here were dumbfounded when they lecxned the fugitive had been deported "I am simply paralyzed," said J. N. Green shields, leader of Thaw's band of law yers. "With a writ of prohibition and habeas corpus it seems to me to be utterly impossible to believe. -. It i4- certalnly a disgrace to the country and our administration of law. AH' we can do is bring Robertson and the as sistant superintendent of immigration before the king's bench, but what good will that do us?" HKI.EASF.I) BY CANADA. Averill, Vt., Sept. 10. Thaw arriv ed here at 9 o'clock. He had been released by the Canadian immigration authorities when the automobile crossed the Vermont line at Norton Mills, four miles away, and at thiV hour was absolutely a free man, as nobody representing New York or Vermont, was on hand to take him. At Norton MiKs Thaw left the auto mobile of the Canadian immigration officers and climbed into a car with several newspaper correspondents, who accompanied him, and made the Journey to Averill in their company. He said the sudden departure was a surprise and that his plans were In the air. IS SOT MOLESTED. Stewartstown. N. H., Sept. 10. Thaw reached here at 10 o'clock. No attempt was made to arrest him. He stood in the village square 15 min utes, and reentered the auto without announcing his destination. At 11 o'clock he stopped at a farm house, and then continued his Journey. JUKOMR 0 WAV, Manchester, Vt., Sept. 10. Jerome learned unofficially of the deportation of Thaw an hour after the fugitive was put over the line into this state. The Canadian officials, he said, had promised to notify him of any steps taken and he was awaiting such offi clal notification. Jerome loft here at noon for North Adams, where he was notified of Thaw's arrest at Colebrook. He will proceed on the first train for that town. GI.TNS ORDERS ARREST. Albany, N. Y.. Sept. 10. Acting Gov ernor Glynn sent telegrams to the gov ernors of Vermont and New Hamp shire asking that Thaw be arrested. The governors of Maine and Massa chusetts will probably be notified also. New York City police have been asked to send out a general alarm for Thaw's apprehension. PUAXS OF OFFICIALS. New York, Sept, 10. It was learn ed here it was the plan of the New York authorities to bring Thaw direct to Matteawan in the automobile which whisked him away from the de tention pen at Coaticook this morn ing. The plan embraced a continuous ride without a stop in Vermonf, New Hampshire or anywhere else along the way except, perhaps, for meals, until Thaw was safe within the walls of Matteawan. Officers all along have contended that their position toward Thaw is parallel to that of an individual guard ian toward a minor, and there wa nothing in the state or international laws to change this position. Japanese Land Armed Force. London. Sept. 10. A Japanese armed force landed today at Nanking, says a Shanghai dispatch. ii AIRSHIP LOST IN STORM; 16 HJROWN Zeppelin L-l. Wrecked, Goes to Bottom of North Sea. CARRIES SEVEN BODIES Torpedo Boats Work Through Night and Recover Half of the Victims. Heligoland, North Sea, Sept. 10. Torpedo boats, with searchlights re mained all night at the scene of yes terday's airship catastrophe, In which only seven of a crew; of 21 were saved. One body was recovered late last night and six were found this after noon, including those of Captain Met zing, chief of the naval airship service, and Commander Hanne of the wreck ed Zeppelin LI. Doctors are working over three of them in the hope of re suscitating the men. The bodies of seven others are probably in the cabin of the airship at the bottom of the deepest part of the North sea. The hurricane which destroyed the airship turned into a steady gale today and It waa impossible to locate the wreck. - Berlin, Sept. 10. The worst of the numerous disasters which have over taken German's airship fleet, happen ed last evening when the new naval Zeppelin ship L-l was wrecked while on a voyage from the mainland to Heligoland, 28 miles away and 16 of the crew of 23 were drowned. This is the twelfth accident to befall the Zeppelin airships and the first to be accomDaiilea willl the loss cf life. It ad' been previously announced that the L-l was going on a fifty-four nonstop trial trip from Friedrlch hafen to Wilhelmshaven. where it was to be Joined by two waterplanes. Thence it was to proceed with the waf.erplattes to Heligoland, from which place it would cruise across Schleswig-Holstein to Danzig, re turning from the latter place to Friedrichshafen by way of Potsdam and Hanover. HIT BY HCRRICAXE. The voyage apparently was without incident until the disaster. This was about 7 o'clock last night, when the L-l was struck by a hurricane 18 miles north of Heligoland. The great airship was struck by the ter rific gusts almost amidships and hurled to the surface of the sea, where it was pounded to pieces by the wind and the waves. It floated for about an hour and then buckled in the middle before it sank. The German high sea fleet is now assembled at Heligoland for maneuv ers and immediately the news reach ed that island torpedo boats and de stroyers steamed at full speed to the rescue. They arrived in time to save several of the crew from the sea. Other ships followed them and the sea is being searched for a wide area for other possible survivors, but it is feared the prevalence of the storm precludes hope that any mor members of ihe crew will be found alive. It is understood that some officers cf high rank were aboard the L-l, but the only names mentioned in th? early reports are Lieutenant Hanne, the commander, and Captain von Metzing. Bo'h of these are said to have been drowned. SHIP BREAKS; TWO KILLED. Leipsic. Germany, Sept. 10. The great military airship Z-2 (Zeppelin dirigible) wrenched from the hands of 150 men today and was carried aloft by a sudden gust of wind. Two soldiers were killed. EMULATES PEGOl D. London, Sept. 10. Kent, an English aviator, unintentionally emulated the fe3ta of Pegoud, the, French airman. n turning somersaults with his ma chine in the air near Farnham yes terday. Kent was 2,000 feet in the air when his enelne stonned H lnt control of the machine, which turned four complete somersaults. Kent then secured control of the aeroplane and descended In a steep spiral, land ing safely but somewhat shaken up. "I thought I was done for that time," he said, but nevertheless he resumed his flight a short time aft erwards. Sebastopol. Russia, Sept. 10 The military aviator, Druschinin, fell yes terday while making a flight and was Instantly killed. Steel Tonnage. New York. Sept. 10. Unfilled ton nage of the steel corporation Aug. 31 totalled 8,223,468 tens, a decrease of 175,888 over July. i i THE w YteHirV&T-: ESKIMOS MURDER TWO EXPLORERS News of Death of H, V. Eadford and George Street Received at. Ottawa, Can. 0. Ottawa, Ont, Sept. 10. Harry' V. Radford, the American explorer, and George Street of Ottawa were treach erously killed by a band of Eskimos with which they were traveling in the early winter of 1911, according to mail advices which have just reached here from the far north. Radford and Street set out early in the fall of 1911 to make the trip from Chesterfield inlet on the west coast of Hudson bay to Bathurst, on the shore of the Arctic ocean. Since that time no authentic word has been heard of either man and they had been given up as lost. Now comes a cir cumstantial story of their enduring a fight with Eskimos at Schultz lake, 500 miles inland from Chesterfield in let. The killing has been kept a secret among the Eskimo tribes who come to Chesterfield inlet each year to trade, but rumors of the tragedy reached the Royal Northwest mounted police sta tioned at Fort Churchill on Hudson bay. Two months ago Sergeant Egertson and Corporal Conroy were dispatched to make the trip to Schultz lake and investigate the report. The detailed story which reached Fort Churchill was that Radford and Street set out on their long journey through the interior in company with a band of Schultz lake Eskimos, who had been trading at Chesterfield inlet. Here they were to meet another tribe which would take them to Bathurst. The trip to Schultz lake was made in safety and the explorers were pre paring for the start on the second lap of the trip. When the sleds were being loaded Radford got into an altercation with one of the tribe over binding thongs and in his anger kicked the man, who Instantly grasped his spear and ran Radford through. Street, who was a short distance away, seized his rifle, but before he cculd make an other move was mortally stabbed by . , t , , i ii the Eskimo working with him loading , .,, their sled. New Vork, Sept. lO.-General Thorn- as R- Hubbard, president of the Peary Arctic club, made public today the news of a second return by a Dane or important recoras leu Dy Kooen IE. Peary in the polar regions. The government of Denmark. througn its minister, to the United States, has sent to Peary the record he deposited In a ca:rn at Navy Cliff on the northeast coast of Greenland In July, 1892. Tw enty. years later. In ! July, 1912, the record was recovered i by the Danish explorer, Knud Ras mussen. MICHIGAN COPPER MINE STRIKE IN EIGHTH WEEK Calumet. Mich., Sept. 10. The Calu met and Hecla Mining company', pro ducing today about one-third of its normal capacity. Is the only company that has been successful in making any inroads with the copper miners' d SICKLY. AlTS T Ii . is kSSiv.'- " r Alt ' v v" x" . i . " ' rR Vat Trf CROP THAT FAILED strike, which enters its eighth week tomorrow, Washington. D. C, Sept. 10. John A. Moffet was ordered to Calumet, Mich., today by Secretary Wilson to confer with President Moyer of the Western Federation of Miners on the settlement of the copper strike. PRISONERS GO TO BASEBALL GAF.ft Four Condemned Men Among Those Put on Honor for Day at San Quentin. San Quentin, Cal., Sept. 10. Put on their honor not to attempt to escape, 1,485 prisoners, including four con demned irten, passed out of the peni tentiary gates to a nearby baseball park yesterday to witness a game be- tween the "whites" and "blacks." The negroes won, 11 to 2. Every prisoner keilt his pledge and all were accounted for when the long line was checked into prison. EXPECT TROUBLE FROM VESUVIUS Scientists Explore Interior and Predict an Approaching Reawakening. Naples, Sept. 10. Professor Mer- calti, director of the observatory at Mount Vesuvius, together with several professors of the University of Munich, accomplished a daring descent of the crater of Vesuvius today. The profes sors remained inside the crater two hours studying, ac.idst asphyxiating gases, a new volcanic activity. The descent and ascent of the inner re gions occupied eight hours. .Scientists consider a groat reawakening of the I volcano is approaching. Fuller Again a Candidate Belvidere, 111., Sept, 10. Charles E. Fuller, who was defeated for congress I by W. H. Hinebaugh, progressive, last November, today formally announced I his candidacy for the republican noin- i n , 1 .1 -. i uinuvu. r unci icyic&cuicu iiu i . . v Twelfth district in congress for 10 j ears Prior to his defeat. . Minister of State Dead. Brussels, Sept. 10. Count de Smet j de xacyer, minister of btate, is dead. Assassin a Suicide. Tokio, Sept. 10. One of the assas- j slns of Direc or Abe committed suicide today, plunging' a sword in his throat. Prominent lowan Called. Creston, Iowa, Sept. 10. Robert Fin- Jey Hanna, 73, United States commis sioner and deputy clerk of the federal district court, and prominent Iowa re publican, died today of Hrirht'a dis ease. Newburyport, Mass. An explosion of gasoline in a garage on Merrimac street started a fire which spread rap idly to a number of business blocks and nearly a dozen residences. One man was killed and three seriously hurt. The property loss is estimated at 1100,000. BALU GAMfcS, ) BOMB INJURES 20 GKIGAGO PEOPLE Attempt Made to Destroy Pri vate Banking House of Chicago, Sept. 10 More than 20 per sons were injured, buildings partly wrecked and windows within a radius of half a mile were shattered early today in the explosion of a tomb in the doorway of a private bank con ducted by Alexander Oonforti, 92 South Halsted street. The injured were cut by glass and thrown from their beds in the force of the concussion. The explosion was heard several miles and aroused thousands of resi dents. Confortl admitted that a year ago he received three threatening let ters demanding $4,000, but Ignored them. Conforti's office was demolished, but the safe withstood the blast. TAFT DEDICATES SHAFT TO PERRY One Hundred Years of Peace With England Celebrated at Put -in -Bay. Put-in-B&y, Ohio, Sept. 10. A tower ing shaft of white marble, erected In commemoration of Commodore Perry's victory in the battle of Lake Erie and 100 years of peace between the United States and Great Britain, was formally dedicated today by former President Taft. At the inauguration of the dedi cation ceremonies cannon boomed at the hour of the firing of the opening gun of the famous battle, fought 100 years ago today within view of Put-in-Bay shores. REV. FREEMAN, M0LINE, IN A CONFERENCE ADDRESS Duluth, Minn., Sept. 10. The con ference of Swedish Baptists of the "usse.i lias relinquished his position United States and Canada opened the as superintendent of the Illinois re second day's meeting with a big di- formatory at Pontiac as head, and versified program. The weather was chief Clerk Trorabo will act as sup tl.reatening. This evening an address erintendent Russell's resignation, will be delivered by an evangelist, i. effective Jan. 1, has been in. Rev. A. J. Freeman of Mollne, 111. His j the hands of the governor subject will be "Evangelistic Missions i HOme time, and his sudden retirement ui iue rreaeui uy. $100,000 Jewel Robbery. Chicago, Sept. 10. It was learned today that jew els valued u.t $100,000 were recently stolen from the home i of a millionaire .esldent of VVinnetkai suburb, according to p.-ivate detectives working on tlifc case. They refuse to name the viciirn. King Heir's Sponsor. London, Sept. 2 '. King George will act as spoucor for the ht-ir to the Roxburgh dukedom, whose mother was Miss Mty Goeiet cf New York. $50O,OC0 Chicago Fire. Chicago, Kept. 10. A half million dollar fire today destroyed the machine ' and toller shops of the Nickel Plate - ouji side. WILSON SEES IMC U GOOD If! TARIFFGUTS Expected Bill Will be Ready for Signature in Ten Days. IS A PEOPLE'S VICTORY President Compliments Both Branches of Congress for Heeding Demand. x - Washington, D. C, Sept. 10. The democratic tariff revision bill, as it passed the senate last night, changed in many particulars from the form in which it left the house over four months ago, went back to that body today, and tomorrow will find its way into the joint conference committee, where the finishing touches will be given it. It is predicted the measure will probably be ready for the presi dent within ten days. President Wilson said last night after the senate had passed the bill by a vote of 44 to 37: "A fight for the people and for free business which has lasted a long generation through has at last been won, handsomely and completely. A leadership and a stead fastness in counsel has been shown In both houses, of which the democrat ic party has reason to be proud. There has been no weakness or confusion or drawing back, but a statesmanlike directness and command of circum stances. I am happy to have been con nected with the government .of the nation at a time when such things could happen and to have worked in. fftsociai i iti'ith . men who could do them. There is every reason to be lieve that currency reform will be car ried through with equal energy, di rectness, and loyalty to the general In terest. When that is done this, first session of the Sixty-third congress will have passed into history with an un rivaled distinction. I want to express my special admiration for the devoted, intelligent and untiring work of Mr. Underwood and Mr Simmons and the committees associated with them." Washington, Sept. 10. The admin istration currency bill today started on its devious way to the statute books when Chairman Glass of the banking committee, one of the fathers of the measure, opened the currency debate in the house. In a long speech he ex- bill and replied to various criticisms of the measure. Hays, of California, ranking repub lican member of the banking commit tee, opening the debates for the re publicans, endorsed part of the bill, but attacked the provision allowing national bunks only 5 per cent profit on their investment in federal re serve banks. "In spite of all these criticisms," said he, "I am firmly of the opinion if the modifications of our system pro posed by this bill can be put into ac tive operation they will work a vast Improvement in our system or lack of system." RUSSELL RESIGNS AT REFORMATORY Pontiac Superintendent Quits Following Inquiry as to Alleged Cruelties. Bloomington, 111., Sept. 10. Judge todav followed th tnKtifiittnn nf on investigation of alleged cruelty to in. mate i by guuius. HOLDING BANKER FOR A BIG THEFT Fink of Belleville, HI., Reported 901 nnn St Louis, Mo., Sept. 10. Legal firms have estimated the total claims of clients against Private Banker Fink; of BeWevllle, III., at $321,000. Fink is charged with embezzle meet. '