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TWENTY-SIXTH YEAR. NO. 38. ENTERPRISE, OREGON, THURSDAY, MAY 12, 1910, 'CwlP Www Cent a, word single Insertion, 1 cents a word 2 insertions. Specie! rates, by month and year, i Dressmaking and plain sewing. Sat isfaction guaranteed. Miss Llda Flowers. 103bm FOR 8ALE. Doable (arm harness, cheap at Rod gers Bros. (Second Hand Store.) 6al Thos. Siegmund left on sate at Ri ley & Riley's the Wonder Washer. ruiiDiooa v aiie uangsuang eggs iur i setting. $1.00 per 15. Mrs. J. D. iible. Enterprise. lOlbm Household goods cheap,. A. L. Hart ley. Call at Mrryman's. 10"r3cl MONEY TO LOAN Slate Funds loaned, 6 per cent. John P. Rusk. Attjr. State Land Ed. Joseph Farm loans at 7Vs percent. Call or write First Bank of Joseph. 68btf WANTED. Lumber. Anyone having lumber of any grade In any amount for sale, or who has timber he Intends to saw -toon, anil wishes to contract the lum tiev, call on or address W. F. Rankin at Haney planer in Enterprise, Agent for V. R. Klvette. 26bt STRAYED. Two black work horses, 1 branded 7A on right etlfle,, the other wtbh white spot on left side. Information leading to recovery will he thankfully received. J. L, Fine, Enterprise, Or egon. lOObm One buckskin mare, one bay mare, both branded' CS on left stif Le, weigh ing each about 1050. Reward for In formation leading to their recovery. Calvin Smith, Chlco. NOTICE OF EIGHTH GRADE EXAMINATIONS. The Eighth Grade Examinations will be held in the several school districts. May 12 and 13, 1910. J. C. OONLEY., 8upt. of Schools. a u. i.t j Op. o tuMi). iuSi say Sealers Catch Enormous. : ST. JOHNS, N. F May 10. Re : ports from, the steamers engaged in the seal fishing Industry show the catch is the. most valuable of any for 30 years. The 19 steamers that re turned the Iceland having been lost brought 333,343 seals, valued at $(27,833, compared with 269,302 seals , last year, valued at $457,930. We do Ciret-o'.aas Job work. , The New York assembly has passed the so-called Audubon bill forbidding the sale or pc session in that state ' of the plummage of birds protected by .the state laws, whether the birds were ;. killed in this state or not. The main purpose of the measure Is to prevent the sale of a'grettcs, the plumes of the white heron and American egret . The first stride toward the reestab - lishment of silver in Its o'd time place ' among the precious metals is being ( . made by a number of mining men. of Nevada and Colorado. The plan is to i secure the cooperation of 1 all the ' .friends of silver and endeavor to In duce manufacturers and dealers to -jplace on the market articles of super ior grade and heavier weight and, at the same time, at a lover price thaa at present furnished. THE MARKETS Portland. Wheatr-Track prices: Club, 86 17c; bluestem, 88c; red Russian, 85c Barley Feed and brewing, 123. ' OaU No. 1 white, $27 per ton. Hay TlmothV, Willamette Valley, $2021 per ton; Eastern Oregon, $22025; alfalfa, $17; clover, $16. Butter Extra, 29o; fancy, 29c; ranch, 20c. Eggs Ranch, candled, 8324c. Hops 1909 crop, 1316c; olds, nominal. Wool Eastern Oregon, 14 17c per pound. Mohair 82 33c. 8eattl. Wheat Bluestem, - 86 17c; club 8284c; red Russian, II 82c. OaU $27 per ton. Barley $23 per ton. Hay Timothy, $22 23 per ton; al falfa, $18 per ton. Butter Washington Creamery, 30c; ranch, 21c. Eggs Selected local, 2526c Potatoes Market demoralised. ALL BRITAIN MOURNS EDWARD'S DEATH Funeral Will Be Attended by Royalty From All Parts of Europe. LONDON, May 9. All England is o mourning over the death of King Ed ward VII, municipalities, churches and societies of all sorts have met to pass eulogies on the late monarch and oi ler good wishes to his-successor. Th courts and Business houses have been closed; sports and entertainments of every type have been dropped; so ciety has cancelled Its engagements. The whole kingdom. Indeed, is a nation in mourning. Ireland has fop gotten her political grievances against her sister isle. The Irish papers speak kindly, appreciatively, of King Edward VII. Dying Is Sudden. King Edward died almost before his subjects had begun to realize that he was seriously ill. He was taken sick a week ago. After, three days a seri ous complication began to devalop. The fourth day his physicians issued a bulletin that stirred the whole nation to Its depths. On the sixth day the King was dead. The shock to Great Britain and to the world had been tremendous, not In a national way, for the death of the King has been discounted in the markets for many years, but to the Empire's sentimentality. King Ed ward was sincerely loved throughout the length and breadth of England's possessions. The King died from pneumonia at 11:45 the night of May 6, at Bucking ham Palace, and at the same mo ment the crown and scepter of , the Empire of Great Britain passed auto matically to his son and heir. Prince George of Wales, now George V. Nearly all members of the King's immediate family were at his beds'de when the King died. Just before the end came, the royal patient rallied and spoke weakly to those about htm. "I know it Is all over," he said, "but I think IV- done my duty." Royalty Coming to Funeral. More ioya! personages are expected to come to Ingland for the funeral than follow? d Victoria's hearse. The German Emperor is certain to attend, both because he is head of a neighbor ing state and a near relative. The Kings of Belgium, Spain and Portugal, and possibly King Victor Emmanuel of Italy, also, will be pres ent. All the crowned heads of the world, as well as the PoDe and the Presidents of the United States, France and other republics, have tele graphed condolences to the Dowager Queen and King George V. PACKER ARMOUR SAVED Governor Refuses Request for Requi ! sition. TRENTON, N. J., May 9. Governor Fort has refused the request of Prost cutor Garven, of Hudson County for a requisition on the Governor of Illinois for the extradition of J. Ogden Ar mour, a director of the National Pack ing Company, who Is under indict ment In Hudson County, with other officers and directors of the packing companies on a charge of conspiracy to unlawfully enhance the cost of meat through the creation of an arti ficial scarcity of the same. Governor Fort points out first of all that In order for extradition papers to be asked for it was necessary that the person' whose extradition was desired be a fugitive from Justice, and, fur ther, that it was essential that the ar oused person was In the state of New Jersey at the time the alleged crime was committed. Cartago In Ruins. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, May 9. it Is estimated that 1000 persons were killed and 1000 more Injured when the town of Cartago was destroyed by an earthquake shock May 6. The only buildings left standing were two wood en houses. Four hundred and eighty five bodies have been taken from the debris. There's No Place Like, Etc Wife What sort of a pluy would you like to see? Husband Something lively, that keeps you awake and has plenty of music lu it. "Urn! You'd better stay at home and take care of the baby" Life. Millionaire Thief Dead. SAN FRANCISCO, May 9 John A. Benson, the Contra Costa County mil lionaire who two years ago was ac cused of conspiracy to defraud the government in the acquiring of tim ber lands, dropped dead on the way to his ranch In Contra Costa county. Her Majestry, Queen Elizabeth, of Roumania, will visit Washington, D. C next August to attend the inter national congress of the Esperantlsts and efforts are now being made by local Esperantlsts, backed up by the Harrlman railroads, to get the Queen to visit Oregon, KING GEORGE V George Frederick, who will be King of. England, under the title of George V, Is the second son of the late King Edward, his elder brother, Albert Vic tor, Duke of Clarence, having died In 1892. He was married In 1833 to Princess Mary of Teck, and la the father of six children. WASHINGTON, D. C., ITEMS WASHINGTON. D. C Forty-five Senators, all from the conservative or "regular" wing of the membership are said to have Joined In the move ment to formulate a new Administra tion legislative program. As utterly impossible for the con servatives to reach, the regulars have classed Beveridge, Bristow, Clapp. Cummins, Dolliver and La Follette. The men on whom the regular Re, publicans are still working, and who will receive the attention of President Taft, Include Bourne, Dixon, Gamble and Nelson. All of these men have voted with the insurgents from time to time. They have refused, however, to be called Insurgents, and have been found In the ranks of the regulars at least half of the time. Insurgent Senators say they will not be swerved from their course on the railroad bill, no matter what tac tics are pursued by the conservative Republicans. This announcement was made at the conclusion of an insur gent conference by Senator Cummins of Iowa. The House rejected the Washburn amendment to the railroad bill, pro viding that section 12, prohibiting acquisition of competing lines, "shall not affect any leases of railroad prop- j erty made prior to January 1, 1910, for a period of 20 years." The Adam son amendment to the same section, exempting any railroads entirely with in one state, was defeated, 121 to 144. The House then struck out the entire section 12 of the railroad bill, pro hibiting the acquisition of the stock of competing lines. The vote was 131 to 128. The prospects for a postal savings bank bill of some sort are Improving. For four days the Hose committee on postoffices and post roads had the bill under informal discussion, and It if said that from' the great variety and volume of views expressed, there , Is beginning to appear a possible ground for agreement. Just what this basis may be it is not yet easy to predict The sundry civil appropriation bill, the second largest of all the appr prlatlon bills, and carrying a total of $111,849,211, was. reported to the House by Representative Tawney, of ; Minnesota, .chairman of the commit tee on appropriations. The total rep resents a cut of $16,650,000 from' the estimates submitted to the committee. Terrifying Blast Kills Fifteen. OTTAWA, Ont, May 8. In an ex plosion today the plant of the General Explosives Company of Canada, near Hull, Quebec, was totally wrecked Fifteen persons were killed and fifty others injured. BALUNGER SAYS HE WILL SWING THE AX Subordinates Must Give Loyal Support if Secretary Stays in Department. WASHINGTON. D C.- After kv ing been dramatically interrupted bv Special Agent H. T. Jones, the intt mate friend of L. R. Glavls. who Indl rectly questioned a statement made by the witness. Secretary Balllnger at the afternoon session served notion that If he continues as the head oi the Interior Department there was go ing to be some more "snake killing," and that it will be kept up until the last snake was dead. "If I am to continue to conduct the affairs of the department," said the Secretary, "It will be with the loyal support of every man In the depart ment" The witness declared emphatically that when he appeared before the House committee on public lands on March 3, 1908, to advocate the Cale bill for the development of Alaskan coal lands, which bill he himself bad drafted, he did not have the Cunning ham claims In mind. In connection with a question as to Glavls' course in one phase of his work, Balllnger digressed to denounce his former field agent , "It was not the proper course for him to go over the heads of his su periors to further an attempt to ruin me," he declared. "He should have gone to Schwartz, whom, be says, he trusted, Instead of Joining a conspir acy to ruin me before the country. That shows the dlstlngenuousness of the 1 man.". Attorney Brandels will not conclude his cross-examination of Balllnger for a week. , Scrlber Trial at Hand. PORTLAND, Ore., May 9. J. W. Scriber, ex-cashier for the Farmers' ft - Traders' National Bank of La Grande, was placed ; on trial In the United States Court this morning in answer (to charges of embezzlement and forgeTy. The bank was wrecked in 1908, and it 1 asserted that the failure was due to an attempt to aid a bank at Sumpter and wild real es tate speculation. The 8umpter bank was operated by a nephew of Scriber, Roy Miller. SAN DIEGO COMPROMISES $an Francisco to Have World's Fair, Other Gets Exposition. SAN DIEGO,' Cal. May 7. The ques tion of ratifying the compromise ar rangement at Washington by exposi tion representatives of San Diego and San Francisco was submitted tonight to a mass meeting of subscribers to the San Diego Exposition stock. , Brief speeches were made explain ing the terms of the arrangement un der which San Francisco and Sao Diego are to co-operate with each other, San Francisco to have a world's fair and San Diego an industrial ex position. Resolutions were adopted ratifying the compromise and urging the people of this city to support the proposed Usue of $1,000,000 in bonds for expo sition purposes. Irate Husband ShooU Affinity. SEATTLE, Wash., May 8. Luke E. Mlley, an architectural engineer, leap ed from a street-car this afternoon, and rushing to the ourb fired a bullet from an automatic revolver through the head of E. A. Morrison, a tile fitter, who was walking In company with Mlley's wife and 4-year-old son. Mlley and bis wife separated two years ago. Morrison was taken to a hospital. His condition Is critical. Train Hits Buggy Woman Is Killed. r DALLAS, Ore., May 9. One young woman . dead, another seriously in jured,' and two young men badly bruised, one of them crazed with grief because of the death of his sweet heart, is the result of a runaway col lision between a loaded carriage and the Dallas passenger train near Brled well station shortly after 7 o'clock Sunday night. Filial Love. "Dear father." wrote a youngster of twelve, "we are all well and happy. The baby has grown ever so much and has a great deal more sense than be used to have. Hoping the same of you, I remain, your affectionate son, James." Jury Unable to Agree. TACOMA, Wash., May 9. The Jury In the case of Mrs. Martina Kvats haug. on trial for complicity la the murder of her husband, disagreed and was discharged. The vote stood elgsit for acqultal, three for murder In the first degree and one' blank. Another Gold Find Is Made at Madras MADRAS Another prospect of gold was found near Madras this week, the find having Just been made public. This time the prospect Is four miles southeast of this city and about six miles from the location where a large nugget was picked up. KING EDWARD VII Via A '1'- Edward VII, late King of England, was born November 9, 1841, and was 69 years old. He was married March 10, 1863, to Princess Alexandria, old est daughter of the King of Denmark, and aucceeded his mother, the late Queen Victoria, Januarj 22, 1901. Six children were born to King Edward, four of whom survive. HAPPENIwui, OK INTEREST CONDENSED FOR READERS With the final report of enumera tors, it Is generally understood that the census of Seattle will not exceed 220,000. I ltflft Senator Chamberlain has accepted an invitation to speak at Erie, Pa., on the Oregon laws, also before the Brooklyn Democratic club on May 18 on the same subject By the end of this year the chief cities of the Ottoman empire will, It Is hoped, be Joined by a telephone system extending from Constantinople to Jerusalem and Mecca. For the killing of his mother-in-law, Mrs. Fiedericka Bchulz, at Tacoma recently, Charles J. Wezler was sen tenced to ten to fifteen years' servi tude In the state penitentiary. A general Investigation Into the cause of the 111 health of Senators soon will be In order. No less than eight of the members of the United States Senate are on the tick list Former Governor Henry T. Gage of California, newly appointed minister to Portugal, sailed for bis post on the steamer George Washington. Rear-Ad ml ral Bowman II. McCalla (retired) died suddenly at his home in San Francisco. V The Chicago Association, of Com merce and the Illinois Manufacturers' Association have taken steps to begin a fight to prevent the proposed in crease In class freight rates on rail roads between Chicago and the East Seventy-five theater owners, repre senting 200 theaters in the United States and Canada have formed an agreement to organize the National Theater-Owners' Association, repre senting property Interests valued at $50,000,000. President Taft went to New Tork to attend the opening of the great Actors' Fund "alr In that city Monday afternoon. In commemoration of the occasion the President was given a handsome gold medal. William II. Crane, the dean of American actors, made the presentation speech. Thomas F. Byrnes, ex-superlntend-ent of police of the city of New York, but more famous for his work In the detective bureau, died at his home In New York city from cbronio indiges tion, after an illness of more than two years.. Building operations throughout the country for April show an Increase of 8 per cent over the same month a year ago. Official reports from 47 cities show increases in 3 and de creases in 15. Pacific Coast cities, with the exception of Seattle, have enjoyed a wonderful boom and are aUll forgiag aheadv I WW COUNTY OFFICIAL PAPEII NEW WATER CODE HAS ADVANTAGES Order Is Tabulated in Form and Alphabetically Arranged. SALEM The first orders In the de termination of water rights uuder the new water code have been handed down by the board of control. Tbey tnvolve the determination of all water rights on Willow Creek, In Morrow and Gilliam Counties, on Cochran Creek In Grant County, and Paulina Creek, In Crook County. One copy of the order of determination for each stream has been forwarded to the County Clerk of each county In which the stream or any part thereof Is lo cated. The order Is tabutnr In form and ar ranged alphabetically under the nami of the water .user. Ills right Is deflnei by setting forth the date of priority the amount of water In cubic feet pei second to which he Is entitled, thi number of acres Irrigated or horse power developed, the use to which the water Is to be applied, and the season for such use, the name of the ditch, and a description of the land to which the water for Irrigation Is made appurtenant There are 286 parties to the Wil low Creek determination, and the right to Irrigate 6407 aCres Is specific ally denned. These lands are scat tered over 24 townships and have been accurately measured and mapped as a basis for the order. Joyet Completes Probe. MARSHF1ELD The Investigation conducted by Lieutenant Joyes, of the United States Revenue Service, re garding the work of the llfesaving service at the time of the Czarina wreck has been completed and Lieu tenant Joyes will leave for the East Captain Bolce, of the lifeBavIng service, was charged with being In competent. Many witnesses were ex amined, but the result of the Investi gation will not be known until the Llfesaving Bureau at Washington makes a report on the evidence. Accusation Proved False. ROSEBURG Douglas County was surprised when expert accountants, who for the past four weeks have been expertlng the county books, com pleted their final report In sub stance the report shows the county to be Indebted to Sheriff Fenton In the sura of $838, Treasurer Sawyer, $181, and ex-Sheriff McClallen, $94. Coun ty Clerk Lenox was reported short $19, which sum represents several minor errors. Name Means Merit ALBANY For the first time In the history of the Willamette Valley, val ley apples will be sent out to the mar kets of the world this year under a uniform label which will proclaim them as Willamette Valley fruit It Is confidently expected that the big meeting of prominent fruitgrowers here will accomplish this result and thus achieve a big step toward mak. Ing this valley one of tbe best-known fruit sections of the world. Horsefly Project Urged. BONANZA Landowners are work ing bard to get the Government to take up tbe Horsefly project, a part of the Klamath project, and complete It At a recent mass meeting of land owners of this valley local reclama tion officials said that . ahould the farmers sign for at least 18,000 acres of their lands, the question would re ceive the attention of the proper of ficials, and the probabilities were that the project would be completed. Petition for Monmouth Normal. SALEM The first Initiative petl tion to submit measure to the people at the Fall elections has been pre sented for filing at the Secretary of SUte's office. It provides for the es tablishment of a state normal at Mon mouth In Polk County and has ap pended 12,000 names which will be carefully checked by tbe Secretary's office before being Wed. Poar Clonal. "And. you see. tbere are plenty of closets," said the fiat owner, showing a lady through tbe apartments. "Do you call those closets?" replied the lady. "Why, gracious me, they're not big enough to even keep our fam ily skeleton In!" Youkers Statesman, '1 v: 1 !