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OF FRESH NEWS THE LATEST IMPORTANT DIS PATCHES PUT INTO SHORT, CRISP PARAGRAPHS. STORY OF THE WEEK SHOWING THE PROGRESS OF EVEUTS IN OUR OWN AND FOREIGN LANDS. Western Newspaper Union News Service. WESTERN Attempting a descent from an air plane at an estimated altitude of 3,000 feet, Edward F. Thompson was in stantly killed near Fresno, Calif., when the parachute failed to open. A man, stumbling headlong down stairs, at Nevada City, Calif., struck William Bluett, who was passing on the sidewalk. The falling man suf fered a few bruises, but Bluett died of a broken back after the collision. Five persons were killed and a sixth so badly injured that his life is de spaired of when an interurban electric car ran into an automobile at a rail road crossing four miles north of Naiupa, Idaho, on the Boise-Nampa electric line. Forested areas in the eastern sec tion of the Thunder mountain region of southern Idaho are a cauldron of smoke, and there is no way to estimate how many new fires are eating into the timber of that region underneath the hazy pall. A bench warrant has been issued at Lincoln, Neb., by the clerk of the Su preme Court commanding Warden Fenton of the state penitentiary to electrocute Allen V. Grammer within the walls of the prison between the hours of 6 a. m. and 6 p. m. Sept. 19 next. One man suspected of being a high wayman is dead, two others were seri ously injured and Detective James Britton, former chief of police, prob ably was fatally wounded following a pistol fight between detectives and robber suspects in a restaurant at Sioux City, lowa. Governor Olcott of Oregon has re fused to call a session of the Oregon Legislature to ratify the national wom an suffrage amendment, except on condition that a majority of the mem bers of both houses voluntarily request such a session and agree to bear their own expense. Mystery surrounded the killing of Lieut. Fitzroy K. Simpson at Kansas City. Police believed the slayer fired through nervousness, as Miss Hall said he shot without warning. Ordered from an electric coupe, in which he was riding with Miss Evelyn Hall, Simpson was shot by a highwayman, although he offered no resistance. A man who said he was Thomas Moreno, 36 years old, but who was ar rested as being Tom Gaetano, alias Tom Ascuitto, charged with being im plicated in a robbery at the Winslow Manufacturing Company’s offices in Chicago two years ago, when the cashier and guard of the office were killed, has been arrested at San Diego, Cal. WASHINGTON Representative J. W. Ragsdale of South Carolina dropped dead at the office of Dr. Hooe in Washington. Deliveries of twenty-one ships to the Board during the week end ing July 18th brought the total since the United States entered the war to 1,111, of 4,090,893 gross tons. Os the grand total, 806 of 3,379,026 gross tons were steei. The others were wood and composite. “Sorry to leave you, but the mos quitoes have become too durned ag gressive,” said a note left for the jail er by two minor offenders who escaped from the county jail at Willows, Calif. Two million pounds of horse and mule shoes comprise the latest item of surplus material to be offered for sale by the War Department. Sealed proposals will be opened August 14th. No hid will be accepted for less than 100 kegs. Two gigantic ocean liners, larger than any ships now afloat, and de signed to cross the Atlantic in four days, are to be built by the Shipping Board. They will be 1,000 feet long and of thirty knots speed, and will be equipped for use as commerce destroy ers in the event of war. Carr,, .ng increased appropriations for the rehabilitation and edu cation of disabled soldiers, sail ors and marines, the $613,- 000,000 sundry civil appropriation bill W'as passed by the Senate. It now goes to the President, who vetoed the orig inal bill because it limited funds for training wounded service men. FOREIGN France may again be put on bread rations in September, it is said, be cause of a possible wheat shortage. Two British minesweepers collided with mines off the Ksthonian coast and one was sunk, according to word reaching Helsingfors. It is estimated that thirty-six lives were lost. Will F. Archibald, who handled the first cable message ever sent across the Atlantic, addressed by the late Queen Victoria to the President of the United States, is dead at Nanaimo, B. C. He was 81 years old and had been a telegrapher since the age of 14. All reserves of the French army in cluding the class of 1917 will he demob ilized by the middle of October, accord ing to plans completed by the govern ment and published in Paris. Thei’e would remain in service members of the classes of 1918, 1919 and 1920. Japanese newspapers announce that three brothers-in-law of Emperor Yo shihito will soon visit the United States, Great Britain and France for military inspection. They will stay abroad for about three years. The im perial travelers are Princes Kitashira kawa, Asaka and Higashi Kuni. Replying to a question in the House of Commons, Dr. Frederick G. Kella way, parliamentary secretary to the ministry of supply, said the govern ment was considering co-ordinating all the sources of oil supply within the empire with a view to preventing es tablishment of a world oil monoply by financiers Twelve hundred sacks of .mail for Germany, the first to be sent to that country since the United States en tered the war, were carried by the Scandinavian-American line steamship United States, which sailed from New York for Copenhagen. From Denmark the mail will be sent overland to Ger many. Twenty thousand hostages are re ported to have been arrested in Petro grad in the last three weeks and Petro grad newspapers publish almost daily lists of from fifty to 100 persons who have been executed for various rea sons. The names of all those in charge of the diplomatic archives of foreign legations in Petrograd appear on the lists. SPORT Leo Houck of Seattle and “Young” Cyclone” Brown of San Francisco fought ten rounds to a draw at Phoe nix. They are lightweights. Frank Barrieu of San Francisco was given the decision after a twelve-round boxing match at Boise, Ida., with A.l Sommers, a fighter recently released from the army. Tommy Carter, lightweight champion of the Southern department, United States army, won the decision over Otto Wallace of Milwaukee in a fif teen-round bout staged at Fort Bliss. The fight was fast all the way and the decision a close one. GENERAL Chicago’s weirdest tragedy occurred when a giant dirigible balloon, the first army style blimp to visit the city, caught fire and hurtled through the skylight of the Illinois Trust and Sav ings Bank, killing 12 persons, injuring twenty-eight and turning the counting room of the bank into a charnel house of horror. A campaign wall soon be launched by German-Americans in this country to raise at least $35,000,000 for the relief of war sufferers in Germany and German-Austria, according to a decision reached at a mass meeting in New York. The meeting w'as attended by about 600 prominent citizens of German ancestry. The death of Patrick Cudahy, mil lionaire packer of Milwaukee, brother of Edward A. Cudahy, president of the Cudahy Packing Company, one of the five great packing firms of Chicago, removed the third of the Cudahy bro thers whose rise to great wealth and influence made one of the remarkable chapters of the history of Western business. Thirteen thousand ounces of plat inum have been sold by the ordnance department of the army, it was an nounced in New York. The mineral sold at $lO5 an ounce. The bill providing ratification of the Susan B. Anthony suffrage amendment to the federal constitution was defeat ed by the Georgia Senate by a vot<» of 39 to 9. The Senate not only de feated the ratification hill, hut voted down an effort to have the question, submitted to the people of Georgia at the next general White primary by a vote of 36 to 12. The War Department has sold to the United States Sugar Equalization Board 37,000,000 pounds of refined su gar, it was announced in New York by George A. Zabriskie, president of the board, who declared there is “abund ance” of raw sugar in the country, that retail prices should not exceed 11 cents a pound and that there is no need of hoarding. Mr. Zabriskie declared that the refineries now are working night and day and that their combined output of 41,175,000 pounds a day is being put into domestic channels of trade. ARIZONA STATE MINER MARKET QUOTATIONS Western Newspaper Union News Service DEimca MARKETS. Cuttle. Fat steers, ch. to prime...sl3.ss® 14.80 Grass steera firstname.lastname@example.org Fat steers, »ood to choice. 12.00 @12.75 Fat steers, fair to g00d... email@example.com Heifers, prime firstname.lastname@example.org Cows, fat, good to choice. email@example.com Cows, fair to good 7.50@ 8.50 Cows, medium to fair 6.00® 7.50 Cows, canners 3.50@ 5.00 Bulls 6.00@ 8.00 Veal calves 11.76 @ 14.50 Feeders, good to choice... 11.00(8) 11.75 Feeders, fair to good 9.76 @10.50 Stockers, good to choice... 9.00@ 10.00 Stockers, fair to good B.oo@ 8.75 Hogi. Good hogs f 22.20® 23.76 Sheep. Lambs, fat, springers, good to choice firstname.lastname@example.org Lambs, fat, springers, fair to good email@example.com Yearlings firstname.lastname@example.org Ewes, good to choice (shorn) 7.75® 8.50 Dressed Poultry. The following prices on dressed poul try are net F. O. B. Denver: Turkeys, No. Is 35 Turkeys, old toms 30 Turkeys, choice 30 Hens, lb 27 ©2B Ducks, young 22 @24 Geese 18 @2O Roosters 14 @ls Live Poultry. Turkeys, 9 lbs. or over 28 Hens 25 <g>27 Ducklings *5 Joslings 25 Broilers, 1919 . 45 -ox 10 @l2 Eggs. Eggrs, strictly fresh, ease count 110.25 @10.50 Butter. Creameries, ex. Ist grade, 1b..55@56 Creameries, 2d grade 51 Process butter 50 Packing stock 40 @4l Fruit. Apples, Colo., box |email@example.com Apricots, crate 3.00 @2.50 Cantaloupes, pony, crate .... firstname.lastname@example.org Gooseberries, crate 2.50 @B.OO Peaohes, Colo., box 1.50 @2.00 Raspberries, crate 2.25 @3.00 Strawberries, Colo., pts„ crt. email@example.com Vegetables. Asparagus, Colo $ .16 Beans, Navy, cwt B.oo@ 9.00 Beans, Pinto, cwt 8.60 @ 4.50 Beans, Lima, lb .25 Beans, green, lb 15 @ .18 Beans, wax, lb 15 @ .18 Beets, new, cwt 3.50@ 4.00 Cabbage, new, Colo S.QO@ 2.50 Carrots, new, cwt 8.50© 4.00 Celery, Colorado 60® 1.00 Cucumbers, h. h., do* 1.85 @ 2.00 Leaf lettuce, h. h., do* 25 @ .40 Lettuce, head, doz 50 @ .90 Unions, table, doz 15 @ .20 Onions, new, cwt 6.75® 7.00 Peas, new, lb 12 @ .15 Peas, new, Telephone, 1b... .10 Potatoes, new, Colo 4.75 @ 5.00 Potatoes, old, cwt 1.60 @ 2.00 Radishes, long hothouse... >Bo® >35 Radishes, round, hothouse.. .40@ .60 Turnips, new, cwt 8-00 HAY AND GRAIN. (Prices paid farmers, f. o. b. Denver. By U. S. Bureau of Markets.) Wheat, hard winter, cwt.. $firstname.lastname@example.org% Oats, white Neb. No. 3, cwt. 2.35 Yellow corn, No. 3, cwt... 3.45 Mixed corn, No, 3, cwt,... 3.40 Feed barley, cwt 2.50 South Park hay No. 2, email@example.com Alfalfa, No. 1, new, ton... 22.00 Straw, ton 8.00 FLOUR AND SUGAR. (Wholesale Prices by U. S. Bureau of Markets.) Wheat flour (in quarters, halves and 100-lb. sacks), per cwt $firstname.lastname@example.org Co»«meal, yellow and white, per cwt email@example.com Sugar, granulated, per cwt.. 10.06 HIDES AND PELTS. Denver Price List. Butcher, 16 lbs. and up 42c Butcher, under 16 lbs 42c Fallen, all weights 40c Bulls and stags 25c Culls 22c Dry salt hides, 6c per lb. less. Dry Flint Pelts. Wool pelts 410 Short wool pelts 36c Butcher shearings 28c No. 2 and murrain shearings 18c Bucks, saddles and pieces of pelts. 25c Green Salted Hides, Etc. Cured hides, 25 lbs. up, No. 125 c Cured hides, 25 lbs. up, No. 2 24c Bulls, No. 118 c Bulls. No. 2 17c Glues, hides and skins 15c Kip, No. 1 22@24c Kip, No. 2 20 @ 22c Calf, No. 1 35® 40c Calf, No. 2 32® 37c Branded kip and calf. No. 120 c Branded kip and calf, No. 2 19c Part cured hides, lc per lb. less than cured. Green hides, 2c per lb. less than cured. Green Salted Horsehides. No. 1 SIO.OO @12.00 No. 2 firstname.lastname@example.org Headless, 50c less. Ponies and glue 4.00 @ 7.00 Miscellaneous Markets. EASTERN LIVESTOCK. Chicago.—Hogs—Top, $23.50; heavy weight, $email@example.com; medium weight, $firstname.lastname@example.org; lightweight, $21.75® 23.45; light light, $21.00 @22.90; heavy packing sows, smooth, $email@example.com; packing sows, rough, $firstname.lastname@example.org; *»igs, $email@example.com. Cattle—Beef steers, medium and heavyweight: Choice and prime, $16.85 @18.50; medium and good, $12.50® 17.00; common, $10.25 @12.50. Light weight: Good and choice, $14.75 @17.75; common and medium, $firstname.lastname@example.org. Butcher cattle: Heifers, $email@example.com; cows, $7.25 @13.50. Canners and cut ters, $firstname.lastname@example.org. Veal calves: Light and handy weight, $17.00 @ 18.25. Feeder steers, $email@example.com; stocker steers, $7.00 @11.25. Western range: Steers, $11.50 16.25: cows and heifers. $8.50@ 12.75^ Southwest News From AU Over New Mexico and Arizona Wentern Newspaper Union News Service. COMING EVENTS. Arizona State Fair—Nov. 3 to 8. 1919. The assessed valuation of all min ing property being operated in Ari zona this year is $417,704,615, accord ing to a statement issued by the State Tax Commission. This total, it was announced, is more than a million dol lars higher than last year’s valuation, which was placed at $416,080,000. Sandoval connty, New Mexico, will smn its first high school this fall in PQrnaMlio, thus making it possible for tin eighth grade graduates to obtain a high school education in their own county. Sandoval county is fortunate fn having a young and very progres- Ittve superintendent at the head of their schools. Lieutenant Howell Brvien, just re turned from two years overseas, where he was in almost continuous active service, has been elected superinten dent of the New Mexico Reform School, located at Springer, New Mexi co. The appointment was made by the board of trustees at a meeting at Springer. The Santa Fd Forest, under the management of Supervisor Joseph C. Kircher, passed a prosperous year ending June 80, 1919, for the receipts show an increase of over 43 per cent over the fiscal year ending June 30, 1919. The total receipts for 1919 were $88,266.20, a gain of $26,541.47 over 1918, when they totaled $61,124.73. A disastrous fire swept a portion of the business district of Fort Sumner, New Mexico, in which the store be longing to Dr. Lovelace, the picture show owned by Ridley Brothers, and buildings belonging to J. R. Law, Tom Murphy, Ben Ridle and Tom Rldle were destroyed. Several other build ings were damaged. Plans for a county demonstration farm to be connected with the state college or the federal Department of Agriculture is the project that the Luna County Farm Bureau Is now considering. The bureau expects to work out a uniform system of irriga tion equipment, farm methods and crop standards and to put these into practice on a large demonstration farm. Os great interest to the sportsmen of the state is the stocking and re stocking of the streams and lakes of Arizona with game fish by the state game warden, Joe V. Prochaska. Three million young fish have been ordered from the federal hatcheries to be planted in Arizona waters, in cluding such varieties as black bass, rainbow trout, salmon trout, moun tain trout, Eastern brook trout, speck led trout, and many other varieties. Miners working on the Globe-Miami district have received an increase of 75 cents per day. The new scale is based on 24-cent copper and means that miners will receive a minimum of $5.65 per day. Underground ma chine men will receive an additional 50 cents per day increase; under ground timbermen will receive 25 cents additional, and all journeymen mechanics will receive 25 cents per day in addition to the 75 cents raise. At the regular luncheon of the Ki wanis Club at Albuquerque, New Mex ico, it was agreed to go 50-50 with the Rotary Club in raising SIO,OOO to wards the building of a new struc ture for the Department of Hygiene at the university. Six thousand, five hundred dollars has already been ap propriated by the federal government for the maintenance of the depart ment. It is expected that work on the new building will start in a short time. A mining drill invented by an Ari zona man recently won first place in a drilling contest in Nevada against a field of all other makes. A total of 272 suits have been filed at Tombstone, Arizona, in the Bisbee deportation cases. The total amount of damages asked for by the plaintiffs is $5,505,000. Damages are sought on the ground of alleged assault, bruis ing, beating and wounding by the plaintiffs; 166 cases ask for $20,000 each, one-half of which amount is for actual damages a*id the remainder for punitive damages; 75 of the cases ask for $25,000 each, and 31 ask for $lO,- 000 each. Dr. O. E. Troy, a veterinary surgeon and a resident of Raton, New Mexico all his life, is under $5,000 bond charged with the murder of his wife, whose death occurred under myster ious circumstances on May 21st. The woman’s death was declared due to self-inflicted strychnine poisoning at the time by a physician who examined the body. Recently the parents of the dead woman, Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Whipple of Kansas City, instituted proceedings to have the husband ar rested Couldn’t Work S. W. Bishop Was Laid Up By Kidney Trouble. Now Owes Good Health to Doan’s. “I owe my present good health, large ly, to Doan's Kidney Pills,” says S. W. Bishop, 5162 Kensington Ave., St. Louis, Mo. “I wasn’t able to work. 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