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THE BKE: OMAHA, MONDAY. .U'NK 14. ' 19U.
contending for a duty. It now appear
probable that the farmers will win.
Baryta I a Missouri product and MH
rourl repuhllcans arc strongly urging an
Increase over both the senate and house
rates. The outromr k uncertain. There
la a demand for a reduction and a reclass
Iflcatlon of the window (lava schedule, but
any predk tlon an to what th result would
b would b misleading. '
Tk trnn Hrlifiilr,
Th urn may be ald of the contest be
tween pig Iron and scrap Von In the metal
schedule. The house placed a duty -of 12.50
per ton on pig, but gave scrap Iron a duly
of only 60 centa. The aenate rained arrap
to the earn level with pig and the content
la between the ratea of the two houses on
the two Item a.
The aouthern aenatora are making an
earnest though, probably aa It now ap
peara, an unsuccessful effort to have cot
ton tlea and cotton bagging made free of
duty, and ,h binding twine provialon haa
been heldSip until the cotton tie question
could be decided, probably, on the theory
that the northwestern aenatora could be
prevailed on to combine with the aouthern
aenatora In the Interest of the two articles
together. The leather achedule. Including
leather Itself and leather goods, la sus
pended awaiting the decision on hldea.
Other Important articles which remain
undecided are pineapples, on which the
Florida aenatora ask an Increase, and mon
aslta and thorite, which are ingredients In
the mantlea of Incandescent lights. It Is
also understood that the finance commit
tee will bring In some further changea In
the allk achedule.
It la at yet uncertain aa to how much dls
cuaslon the finance committee's provision
relating to maximum and minimum rates
will provoke, but it la expected that It
will ba thoroughly elucidated before It
finally receives approval. It Is generally
understood that the committee will recom
mend a drawback provialon, which will be
along the lines of the present law rather
than accept the house provision.
Night sessions will continue through the
week. If the house succeeds In obtaining
a quorum Monday the conference report
on the cenaua bill will be conaldered.
gklnnea from Head Heel
was Ben Pool, Threet, Ala., when dragged
over a gravel roadway, but Cucklen'a Ar
nica Flve cured him. 26e. For sale by
Beaton Drug Co.
DEAN BEECHER TO GRADUATES
(Continued from First Page )
gotten simply a fine wardrobe with neither
body nor bralna.
Vlrtae Grows In Schools.
"There will never be a time In all the
experience of your life when your mlnda
will be more perceptive, keenly alert and
Impressionable, and you will never be more
In earnest than you are In these forma
tive years of your mental and physical
development. The things we Jearn earliest
In life are the things we usually remember
the longest and moat 'vividly. These brains
of ours are like cabinets filled with
memory shelves, and the storage of these
shelves takes place during the youthful
and active years of llf. rather than after
Its maturer development,
"We hall with delight every step In the
advancement that la made In the direction
of Intellectual culture, but, the one thing
that elands out aa the beacon hope of thla
nation la the spotless purity of character
In the Uvea of the young men and women
who are passing out of our public schools
Into the body politic, where their Influence
Is to serve 'to atrengtrien'th 'll'fe of the
community In which they live. "
"Alae! It la only too true that virtue
la something that can be aold, and when
onca It la sold a thousand tlmea Its selling
price can never buy It back. But thank
Ood for the virtue that aparkles In the
faces of these sweet children, and thank
Ood for the Christian parents and the
Christian homes that have made possible
this pleasing spectacle today."
Dean Beecher took for his text the twen
tieth verse of the second chapter of rrov
erba, "Walk In the way of go.x1 men, and
keep the path of the righteous." The
graduatea occupied aeata Jn trcnt and the
cathedral wae packed to the doors, many
not being able to gala entrance to the large
auditorium.
SERVICE FOR THE WOODMEN
Rev. J. K." Himnos Preacae Special
BermOB mt koaatte Memorial
tkorrk.
Rev. J. E. Hummon, D. IX, preached
the annual memorial sermon to the Mod
ern Woodmen of America at the Kountie
Memorial church last evening. The Wood
men attended In a body, the services being
held under the auspices of Omaha camp
No. U0.
Lysis I. Abbott gave the eulogy to "Our
Absent Neighbors." C. H. T. Relpen, clerk,
read the names of the departed neighbors,
and the following musical program waa
given:
Prelude Meditation Capoccl
Prooebslonal O, Mother Dear, Jerusa
lem Ward
Invocation
Hymn Rock of Agea Heating
nolo Like a Father Lancing
Miss Mlnah Weber.
Hymn Nearer. My God, to The. ...Mason
Offertory Evening Rest
Solo Fear Not Ye, O Israel Buck
Mlaa Haael Smith.
Recessional Jerusalem the Golden. .Ewlng
Postlude Festal March io C Calkin
Many of our citiaena are drifting towards
Bright' disease by neglecting symptoms
of kidney and bladder trouble which
Foley' Kidney Remedy , will quickly cure.
Bold by all druggist.
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The Cost
of
Cleanliness
A
New
Booklet
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rubliak4
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Wood
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Largest
Cleaner aa
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Nebraska
MANY DEMOCRATS SURPRISED
Appointment of Sam Pattenon to
Bank Board Not Expected.
SUB.E ENOUGH DAY SPELL
Agent sf Hark Island Refaaea
to Deliver Consignment of
Bee te th Elks'
I lab.
(From a Staff Correspondent.)
LINCOLN. Neb., June 1. (Special.) A
good many democrat Tiav expressed sur
prise at the appointment of "am Patterson
a secretary of the State Banking Board,
as they had been given to understand that
E. Royse would be retained In that po
sition. When the banking bill was pending In
the house last winter several of the mem
bers. Including Oraff of Cuming. Bowman
of Nuckolls and Snyder of Harlan ob
jected seriously to giving to the governor
the power to appoint all the employe un
der the proposed law.
At least two of the members named
railed on the governor and assured him
that they were satisfied with the work of
Secretary Roys and desired no change In
the office. On the beat of authority It la
learned that they were aasuredsby the gov
ernor he would continue Mr. Royse In of
fice were the appointing power left In his
hands.
Bine then It la reported that Mr. Bow.
man recommended another man for the
place. There Is little doubt that Dr. P. U
Hall of Lincoln expected the reappoint
ment of Mr. Royse.
At one, time In the proceedings, the gov
ernor said he would reappoint Mr. Royse
providing members of the Plate Printing
Board would permit hltn to name the sec
tary of that board, the legislature having
made a bobble when It attempted to put
this power In the hands of the executive.
This proposition was not agreed to and a
democrat gets the banking Job.
Should the law be held up in the court.
Mr. Royse will hold onto th Job until the
question is settled.
Dare Knongb Dry Rnell,
Lincoln Is threatened with a sure enough
dry spell such as the city never before
encountered. When the city voted dry the
various clubs secured an Injunction re
straining the city from Interfering with
their members drinking In the club room
and to prevent any interference with the
club from dishing out drinks to their
members. But now comes the Rock Island
with fifty cases of beer consigned to the
Elks club which it refuse to deliver to the
club room.
This action on the part of the agent for
the railroad was taken upon the advice of
the company's attorney here In Lincoln.
The railway commission was recently
asked by the Adam Express company
whether It was compelled to accept a ship
ment of boose, but th commission refused
to answer until the question came up in a
formal way.
So if the other railroad and express
companies follow the example of, the Rock
Island there is little chance for any club
to keep its icebox full in Lincoln.
Uraatgrlata Meet Tomorrow. - '
The druggists of the state will meet in
L Lincoln, beginning Tuesday night, and
folding over until Thursday night. Mayor
Love will deliver the address of welcome
Tuesday night at the meeting to be held
at the Lincoln hotel. Representative Dan
Klllen of Gage county will make th re
sponse. Mayor Defies Game Warden.
Dan Qellua, deputy game warden and
the mayor of Auburn are v having a hot
time over the order of th mayor to th
city marshal to kill all the squirrels run
ning at large In Auburn. This order was
th result of the biting of two or three
children by squirrel afflicted with' rablefe.
The game warden ha ordered the state
law enforced against the kilting of equlr
rela out of season, and In reply the mayor
has written the game warden a letter In
which he told him to begin his prosecution
whenever he felt like It, that th squirrel
In Auburn had to go.
Dan Klllen In Town.
Representative Dan Klllen of Uage
county waa here from Adams Sunday In
connection with the meeting of the drug
gists here this week. Mr. Klllen said tip
one In hi part of the state waa talking
politic.
Llqnnr Fight nt aterllac.
TECUM8EH, Neb.. Juna IS.-tSpeclaji.)-Bad
feeling prevaila at Sterling over the
fight that 1 being made there on the re
monstrance against th issuance of a sa
loon license. Allen U. Powell, the new
publisher and editor of the Sterling Sun,
th town' newapaper, recently threw the
beer and whisky ads out of hi paper and
announced that he would run such matter
no more. It seems apmeon took exception
to thl action, for In a lengthy editorial
last week th Sun editor informed the peo
ple of Sterling that he waa running th
paper and would dictate It policies not
withstanding th fAct that soma persona
eemed Inclined to boycott the paper bo
cause of certain action of his. Some time
during Friday night aomeone In Sterling,
with a grudge against the newspaper man,
defaced the front door of the newspaper
office. It Is said thla haa stirred thin- up
pretty badly In that town. There la talk,
from certain aource, of a aecond paper
for Sterling, and it I known that a type
salesman visited that town last week- arid
conferred with, some persons there. How
ever, thl talk U not a new thing, nor
doea U come entirely from those Interested
In the saloon, for when Mr. Powell as
sumed control of th Run and made it in
dependent In politic, and that was. several
week ago, there wa talk of a seeond. pa
per at that time. -
News front Pern.
IERU. Neb., June U (Special.) Th
Ancient Order of United Workmen have
decided that Peru should celebrat th
Fourth of July and have for a week n
wcrrlng toward that end. Matter are so
advanced already that th largest celebra
tion vr held In Pvru I assured. In fact,
a other towna In thla vicinity. Including
Nebraska City, are not arranging to cele
brate thla year (hose in charge are plutf
nli g to make It one of the largeat that has
evei been held In the county, Aa the
Fourth come thl year on Sunday It ha
bw n decided . to hold the celebration "on
the fifth, rather than the third, to accom
modate the speaker and th has ball team
that have bee secured for the day. The
speaker who have been secured are A. E
Walling of Grand Island, grama matter
workman of th order In Nebraska; Bila
R Barton of Lincoln, atate auditor, and
C B. Meore, 'the orator and nreatdani of
thla yar' clas at J he Peru normal school
Arrangement are under way to have spe
cial trains run fnra Nebraska City and
Attburn to accommodate people front these
and Intermedial point. . . "
Mlaa Ella C. Morgan, gueet of honor of
Nebraska
the Mas of 'OS during commencement wees
at the Peru normal school, has Just re
turned to her home In New Tork. ' She
remaiked during her ty In Teru that she
couldn't find language to exprea her ap
preciation of the hundrtds of kindnesses
hespd upon her. The honor shown her
as equal to that shown Prof. J. M. Mc
Kenxle, founder of the school, five years
ago, on a similar occasion. Uraduntes and
former students on learning of Miss Mor
gan's being here came from remote parts
of the state to see her. Many of the gradu
ates feel toward Miss Morgan a does Hugh
Dobbs. a lawyer of Beatrice. He came to
see her, stating that he 'fax indebted t
her next to his mother for the good that
had come into his life. Miss Morgan wa
preceptress at Mt. Vernon hall from 1x71
to 18WI. Her visit makes this a memorable
commencement.
Dr. W. T. Neal, who for the last six or
eight years has been located In Nebraska
City and Omaha, la planning to t 'turn to
Peru and lake up the practice of Itl pro
fession In the near future. He and his
father, Dr. J. T. Neal. will again be as
sociated In business.
The piano recital given by Dr. Sillier of
Lincoln In the normal auditorium last even
ing was a great success. A large audience
was present.
LUIKART M0VEST0 OMAHA
Newly Appointed Rank Kjiemlner
sells Oat Rnnklna Interests at
t'edar Rapid.
CEDAR RAPID?. Neb., June 13 (Ppec
Clal Telegram.) E. H. Lulkart. who pur
chased a majority of the stock of the First
National baflk and became oashler March
1. ha aold his Interests to the A. T. Land
and Live Stock company, who now become
sole owners of the banle, Mr. Lulkart has
accepted the appointment of state bank ex
aminer and will move to Omaha.
Farm K'nrcninn Dies Suddenly.
FREMONT, Neb., June 13 (Speelal.)-C.
Carlson, foreman at the B. F. Morehouse
farm east of town, was found dead near
hie boarding house on the place about 10
o'clock last night. His face was slightly
burned and bruised. A thorough Investi
gation of the circumstances showed no evi
dence of foul play, but that . death was
caused by heart failure. A half smoked
slgar under his face accounted, for th
burns. He was last seen about half an
hour before his body was found, and was
in good health and spirits. He was. 14
years of age, unmarried and had been
subject to occasional attacks of heart
troubl.
Rlkhorn Dralnatre Plana Ready.
FREMONT, Teb.. June 13. (Special.) The
Elkhorn Valley Drainage District ' trus
tees have adopted the plans made by En
gineer A. H. Norrls, and are ready to ad
vertise for bids. The. plans provide for
nine miles of cut-offs, reducing the dis
tance covered by the river .from thirty to
twenty-one miles. Five main drainage
ditches connect with the river and from
them run a system of intercepting lateral
along the upper sides of the public roads.
The cost, not Including right-of-way, In
cidental expenses and costs of manage
ment, Is estimated at 169,096. Bids will ba
received up to July 22.
Hailstorm at Sliver Creek.
SILVER CREEK, Neb., June U Spe
Clal.) A hailstorm, apparently commenc
ing a few, miles northwest of this village,
struck here about 6 16' last night, destroy
ing gardens and fruit in the town, and
seriously damaging crops in its wake. It
passed from the northwest to the south
east, apparently being but a few hundred
yards In width until It crossed the Platte
river, where It did serious damage to the
southeast, probably close to two miles 'in
width in Polk county, and extending about
fourteen mile.
Lodge Building: Dedlcnted.
MINDEN, Neb., June 13. (Special. )
Lodge No. 122 of the Independent Order of
Odd Fellows ' of Mlnden celebrated the
twenty-fifth anniversary or It organiza
tion last night by dedicating a $7,000 lodge
property. Grand Master R. H. Miller, Dep
uty Grand Master Kelly and Grand Mar
shal Voaburg of Kearney were in attend
ance. After the ceremonies of dedication,
F. P. Coriick, editor and publisher of the
Nebraska Odd Fellow, made the address
of the evening.
Good Prleea for Land.
TECUMSEH, Neb., June 13. (Special. )t
Tbre real estate deals were made Jn thl
county last week In, which some fancy
price were paid for Johnaon county farms.
August Paulaen purchased the Jonathan
Souder hjbme place of 160 acres, paying 1B,
000 for the same. Mr. Paulsen sold Frank
Doeden hi eighty-acre tract, receiving
17.275 for It. Mrs. Carolina Stuthelt bought
the John Weber farm of 160 acre In Helena
precinct and paid $16,000 for the same. Land
value are climbing higher In thl section.
Nehraskans Ball for Knrope.
CHICAGO, 111., June 13 (Special.)
Among the cabin passengers sailing for
Europe from New York Saturday on the
Hamburg-American line ' steamer Cincin
nati were:
Mr. and Mr. P. Nielsen, Mr. Reynolds,
Mr. and Mrs. P. J. Bock, Arthur Bock,
Mr. Bertha Trostler, William H. Ti ostler,
Mr. and Mr. Henry Schubert, all of
Omaha, Neb.; Mr. and Mrs. Gustav J. C.
Felslen, Master Elmer Felxlen, and Miss
Elsie Felslen. of Beatrice, Neb.
Three New Doctora for Nebraska.
CHICAGO, III., June 13. -(Special.)
About 100 student graduate from Rush
Medical college Tuesday. Among them
will be: Albert T. Charlton, Harry E.
Flousburg, of Lincoln, Neb., and Charles
C. Tellesaen, Omaha.
Nebraska SwNotei.
PLATT8MOUTH Th marriage of
George Falter and Mlm Ella Margaret
Dovy 1 announced to cccur on July &.
PLATTSMOUTH The Board of Educa
tion haa decided to have built an addition
to the high school, to be used for labora
tory work.
WEST POINT Ex-Senator William V.
Allen of Madison has consented to deliver
the oration at West Point on the occasion
of the Independence day celebration on
July i.
NEBRASKA CITY The deep well Is
down 1,025 teet and a fine iiuallty of
gypoum has been struck and below It is
wl at -appears to be oil Hand and shale
such as found In the oil and gas belta.
HASTINGS Prof. C. . M. Karr. head
maater of the Nebraska Military academy
at Lincoln, ha been elected principal o7
the Hastings High school to succeed Prof.
8. E. Clark, who has boen elected superin
tendent at Hebron.
PLATTSMOUTH Permission has" ben
granted by the controller pf the treauiy
to allow the Plattsmoutli State bank to
reorganise under the national banking laws
a th Plattamoiith National bank, with
J. M. Robert cashlei.
KEARXEY Richard Henderson, the 18-year-old
son of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Hen
derson, died Saturday afternoon. Meaales
was the original trouble, but the lad caught
cold and It turned Into pneumonia. He liad
been alck for three w eeks.
NEBRASKA CITY Louis vvirthman.
who claimed Tecumseh aa his home, was
found on th streets Friday eventni,- acting
vary queer and appeared to fear aom
mythical Individual doing him some hium.
Th police locked him up and he was taken
Nebraska
to Tecumseh. where he was found to be
Insane and ordered taken to Lincoln for
treatment.
HASTING? The recapitulation of the
assessor returns shows a total actual
valuation of all property In Adams county
of J2S.W4,000, as compared with a total of
$27.ri0.25 In the assessment of last year.
The increase for the year Is $l,0S3.i5.
WEST POINT Marriage licensee have
been Issued during the last week to F. F.
Wlchert and Mrs Emllle Ruehl of West
Point, Fred I'lrlch and Miss Christina
Kchmucker of St. Charles anil to William
Wilson and Miss Mary Scnrrer of Wisher.
WEST POINT Dr. L. O. Horton of
Omaha has arrived In the city and en
tered Into partnership with Dr. F. N.
Wells, who hswQcimlurted a very success
ful dental practice In West Point for the
last year. The new firm will continue and
extend the practice of Dr. Wella.
KEARNEY Three voting men from the
vicinity of Gibbon, Ernest Prlndle, Homer
Prlndle and Walter Chambers, were taken
Into court Friday and fined for misbehav
ing themselves at a rhnreh north of Gib
bon. Each one was fined $fi and costs and
given a sharp lecture by th Judge.
HEMLVOFORD Dr Klkner'a boarding
house, known locally as the Sanltorliim,
burned down Thursday night about 2 a. m.
No one appears to know th origin of the
fire, aa the building waa unoccupied This
Is the second mysterious fir on this lot
this year. It was heavily Insured.
H PTINCS Invitations )iave been Issued
for the Wfddlng of County Judge Wllllsm
F. Rutton and Miss Lucy M. Nellls. The
ceremony will be solemnized at the home
of the bride's parents. Mr. and Mrs. Etl
waid P. Nellls. at 8 30 p. m. Thursday.
June 21.
FREMONT About . 1 o'clock Sunday
morning the police raided the cellar of the
new Schurman building on Main street
and gathered In about ten young men on
the charge of gambling. They put up
security for their appearance Monday
met nlng.
NEBRASKA CITY Mra. Jessie Fields,
who shot herself because of being
Jealous of her lover. Joseph Felthauser,
paying attention to another woman. Is very
low and doubta are entertained or hfr
recovery. The bullet went entirely through
the body half an inch above the heart.
TECl'MSEH Carl Chapman, eon of Mr.
and Mrs. L. C. Chapman of this city, who
recently received an appointment to An
napolis, has decided to give up the scholar
ship, lie has been taking apodal work at
Peru and will enter the government for
estry experimental station at Norrle, Colo.
KEARNEY Mrs. Peter Wink, living six
teen miles northeast of Kearney, died on
Friday, after an Illness of a few hours,
fioi.i heart trouble. Death came suddenly
and very quietly. Mrs. Wink was 50 year
old. The funeral services were held from
the Church at Haven's Chapel Sunday aft
ernoon. Father M.'L. Daly officiating.
TLATTSMOTTTH Judge H. D. Travis In
district court sentenced John A. Flelsner
who was convicted of assault with Intent
to do great bodily Injury to Charles Burke,
both tramps, to serve a term of one year
In the state penitentiary. The assault oc
curred In the Burlington yards here, the
two men quarreling over the division Of
tome food.
DL'NBAit A new acetylene gaa com
pany ha been organized here, with 8. M.
Scarborough, president; E. E. Weat, vice
president: Thomas Murray, ecretary-treaa-urer,
and Dr. J. B. Lichtenwallner, St.
John Bros., L. R Brlcknell and W. W. An
ness, directors. Dunbar will soon have one
of the beat system of acetylene lighting
In the state.
DCNBAR The big cattle feeders of Dun
bar, consisting of C. J. Mullls, J. P. Baker,
Brlcknell Bros., H. S. Baker, John Duncan,
George Easley, O. C. Baker, M. T. Harri
son and W. S. Ashton, have shipped from
the yard here to Chicago and Kansas City
markets over forty cars of top-the-market
cattle during the last week, with many
more to follow.
-HASTINGS The silver Jubilee of the
priesthood of Very Rev. William McDonald
of St. Cecelia Roman Catholic church will
be celebrated lth elaborate ceremonies
next Tuesday. There will be high mass
at the church at t a. m., with sermon by
Rev. L. A. Dunphu of Sutton, a.td in the
evening the friend of Father McDonald
will conclude the celebration with a recep
tion and entertainment In the opera house.
BROKEN BOW Mr. and Mrs. Edward
ft. Purcell,' prominent plo'heer' of Custer
county and residents of Broken Boy, cele
brated their silver wedding Thursday night
of last week. Over 160 guest responded to
Invitation sent out, mostly old friends and
neighbors. Their attractive home on Fourth
avenue, where the celebration occurred, Is
one of the city' landmarks. The event
waa a most important one in the lives of
thla couple, who were married in 1A84, at
Crete, Neb., and immediately after moved
to Cuater county,
BROKEN BOW Trampa who have lin
gered here this season for a brief sojourn
will probably cross the town from their
visiting list when next they come this
way. Extensive improvements are being
made on the streets and In public parks
and whenever Marshal Towsley discovers
a newly arrived "freight car tourist" he
give him a Joyous welcome and put nim
to work Immediately, Good workmen are
difficult to find and the "hobo comes In
handy. It Is also a saving of expenditure
and help thin out an objectlonal element.
KRA RNEY Oscar Hedlund, hailing from
Sagamore. Pa., waa brought to thla city
Saturday morning and turned over to
county officials. Hedlund seems to be out
of his mind. He came into Kearney on
No. 14 Thursday morning and got off the
train after a drink. Before he got back to
the depot the train had gone. Hedlund
then started to walk, as he said, to Saga
more. Pa. He got aa far aa Gibbon and,
thinking he had reached the far-off Saga
more, began in a pitiful manner hunting
nia nome. He is a member or the Odd
Fellows and the Knight of Pythias lodges,
which will take care of him and locate
relatives.
ZIONISTS IN STORMY SESSION
Dlacaaelon of Lack of Financial flap
port Precipitates Mark Dis
order and Tnrmotl.
NEW YORK. June It Debate at the sec
ond day' session of the twelfth annual
convention of th Federation of American
Zionist today Indicated that the Imme
mortal desire of th Jew to return to their
own land In these latter days 1 not re
celvlng financial support satisfactory to
the more zealous advocate of the move
ment. The discussions were so stormy and
confused that It wa impossible to conclude
the business session as had been expected
and the conventlisadjourned until to
morrow. The Colonial Trust of ..ondon, organized
to purchase land In Palestine, Is capitalised
at 1,000,000, to be raised by the sale of
share at 6 each. Thus far only 150,000
had been raised, according to reports at
the convention.
The national fund committee reported a
total of $7.42715 aubscrlbed In this country
for the cause. Thla figure was criticised
as small In view of the great Hebrew
wealth In the United States.
DEATH RECORD.
Mra. Nancy Dieters.
HASTINGS. Neb., June It (Special.)
Mrs. Nancy Dletera. one of the first dozen
women to aettle in Adams oounty, died
Friday night at her farm home, near Rose-
land. Funeral servlcea wer conducted at
10 o'clock thl morning.
Mr. Hello at st. l.onls.
ST. LOl'IS. Mo.. June 13 Frank B. Kel-
loKg of St. Paul arrived here today on
what he described aa "private buslne- In
connection with the recelverahlp of the
Great Western railroad system. Mr. Kel
logg refused to discuss his visit further,
declaring that his errand had nothing to
do with court or other puDiic proceedings
Big Flow of Matnrnl Gaa.
WOOSTER, O.. June 13. Wayne county
Is excited over a now or natural ksx run
nlnv K Our). 000 feet Per day by gauge, which
has been struck on a farm ten miles west
of this city.
A Bachelor's Reflections.
Where a woman ia so often right In her
t..Awr,m.r,t ia hr instinct never leis ner
follow It the way a man doe hi.
One of the neatest trlcka of a pretty girl
Is not have any foolish notions about how
much more useful brains would be to her.
Even It a man really could raise cucum
ter la.hls own garden he would want to
he about It and ay they were Hamburg
grapea. New York Presa.
DIPLOMATS GO TO SCHOOL
froipective Secretaries of Legation
Are Being- Duly Trained.
FAMILIARIZING THEIR DUTIES
Mast Possess Cosmopolitanism, tiood
Manners and Other Qnallflca tlona
to Be Snereaafnl Representa
tive of America.
WASHINGTON, June 11 Seventeen men,
eligible for the position of secretary of le
gation in the diplomatic service, a major
ity of whom will, in all probability be ap
pointed, are being schooled here In the
class of work they will be called upon to
perform.
Fourteen of them are the fortunate ones
of the twenty-six from various parts of
the country, Including the south and far
west, who presented themselves for exami
nation a month ago and were put through
k severe written and oral ordeal.
The "school" course will laat thirty day,
the class being In charge of John H. Greg
ory, Jr., secretary of the legation to Nica
ragua, and lectures will be given by all
the responsible head of the State depart
ment and of bureaus of other branches of
the government having co-related work In
charge, and the department routine will be
explained fully.
Under the old system the men were sent
out to their post without training. In the
future, by the time the appointees start
for their post each one wfll possess a
bird's-eye view of the principal questions
the world over in which the United State
is concerned, wherever they Involve us. It
Is the aim to create an esp.it de corps In
the service and to Impress upon the ap
pointees the fact that diplomacy 1 a real
profession.
Emphasis is laid on the fact In the talks
to the men that the dlplomatlo service
brings Its officer Into contact with men
II over the world, and a certain amount.
therefore, of cosmopolitanism, good man
ners, etc., la a necessary qualification.
What Is desired is a man who can pass
muster in cosmopolitan society, but who
must, above all, be a normal, first class
type of pur American. Th department
doe not want a "high collar" policy In the
diplomatic service.
High Tribute to
Dead Playwright
Thousands' Crowd Around Bier of
Jacob M. Gordin, Dramatist
and Humanitarian.
NEW TORK. June It Twenty-five thou
sand person who had appreciated his In
terpretation of Hebrew life In drama and
novels, and hi literal teachings and hu-
manltaiianlsm, thronged the Bowery today
to pay tribute to the memory of Jacob M.
Gordin. Th funeral of the. Jewish play
wright and educator, who died at his home
In Brooklyn on Friday, was held In the
Thalia theater In the heart of the East
Side.
A sweltering crowd of S.000 packed the
theater, while outside a gathering of 20,000
tr more awaited the conclusion of the
service and fell Into Una with the funeral
procession. - Five hundred societies and
lrboi union were represented. The Inter
ment wa In Washington cemetery.
Though Gordin left no direction a to
the ceremony, his friend, believing that
thfy were rightly Interpreting hi liberal
view of life, omitted religious features en
tirely. During the eulogie of the late playwright
the body lay In state on the stage. Several
of the speakers bjroke down during their
addresses and were led from the platform,
while the emotional audience sobbed In
sympathy. Two women In the rear of the
hall fainted and were carried to an ante
room. NEW LINER IN COMMISSION
North German I.loyd Stenmafclp
Georgre Washington la Flontln
Palace of Beauty.
SOUTHAMPTON. June lt-The new
North German Lloyd liner George Wash
liigttn called today, and sailed again for
Cherbourg on Its maiden voyage to New
Tork. In addition to other passenger it
brouaht a party of German Journalists, and
representative of the London pres also
Inspected the new vessel as It lay here.
Director Nelnleken. managing director of
th North German Lloyd, addressing the
newspaper men at a luncheon on board,
said that In the building of transatlantic
liner nothing had been spared t render
life at sea a comfortable aa on ahore.
In the caae of the George Washington
he ventured to claim that his company had
succeeded In doing even more than thl.
It had to deal with a noble hlp, bearing
a roble name, and o had trlven to create,
ao to speak, a noble atmosphere through
out th hlp by filling every available pace
with reminiscence of the ship's great
namesake.
Th George Washington, J7,000 ton, I the
largest ship ever built In Germany and Is
frtm the yards of the Vulcan company at
Stettin. It Is 722 feet long, seventy-eight
fet wide and the depth from th upper
salon deck 1 fifty-four feet and from the
awning deck eighty feet. There are two
sets of quadruple expansion engine, ag
erecatlna 20.000-horse power, which will
give an average sea speed of eighteen and
a half knot. It floating population will
amount to 8.303 persons. The distinctive
characteristic of th ship is the number
and slie of the public apartments decor
ated in the new Gern an atyle. There Is
an open arbor connected with the smoking
room on the upper deck and Marconi or
fice for writing messages, dark rooma for
phclographer, a large electric gymnasium
and winter garden.
LIGHTNING STRIKES CHURCH
One I Killed nnd Sixteen Are
Injured While Mns I
Belnx (.
GREEN BAY, Wis., June lit. Lightning
struck the steeple of Holy Crois Cthollc
church at Bay Settlement, north of her
tgday, kllltd one man, shocked and Injured
sixteen other, two of whom may not ur
vtve. while mass wa being sung. Panic
prevailed or aeveral minute following the
crarh. Father Mlckert. tried in vain to
quiet th excited congregation.
Foley' honey nd Tar t especially reo
ommended for chronic ' throat and lung
troubles and many aufferera from bron-
chttla, aathma and conaumption have found
comfort and relief, by ualrig Foley'a Honey
and Tar. Sold by all druggist.
Three Drowned nt St. I. on la.
ST LOUIS, Mo., June IS Three men
were drowned late today by the overturn
ing of a row boat on t'reve "ieur lake, a
resort twenty-five miles et of St. 1ju1.
The corpses have not been Identified.
SacrcdHeart
Children Will
Give Two Dramas
Flam of Parochial School for Com
mencement Week Include Long"
Program.
Two dramas, a farce In one act. and a
scene from Scott's "Lady of the Lake"
will be given by the graduate of the Sa
cred Heart Junior school Tuesday and
Wednesday evening. The children of the
minims and primary grade will hold their
closing exercises on Tuesday evening and
the senior and graduate of th Junior
school will give a closing program on
Wednesday night. Th exercise will all
be held in the Sacred Heart parish hall.
Twenty-second and Blnney treet, begin
ning at 8 o'clock each evening.
Tuesday evening the pupil of th fifth
and alxth grade will act In a drama en
titled "St. Ellxabeth of Thurlngla."
Rev. P. J. Judge, paator of Sacred Heart
church, will confer the honor, and Pal
mer certificates will be conferred on M.
Murphy, M. Shellman, A. Elliott, B. Cul
len, E. Lahey. M. Mergen, C. McEvoy, M.
Tlghe, M. Dorsey, F. Squires and Thomas
Collopy.
The closing exercises on Wednesday
night will open with a song of greeting
by th seniors and graduatea. They will
then give a drama, "Patricia, or th Un
known Martyr."
"Vacation,"' a fare In one act, will then
be given, the following senior and grad
uates forming the cast:
Mr. Pemberton, bank president
Franel ("nil
Herbert Wells, the guide ...Edward Craren
O. Elliott Brayton. a dude. WllllamConnolly
Obadiah Slgglna, farmer Loyd Peel
Voung Obadiah, farmer' eon
Robert Peterson
Toung Jerry Sifglna, farmer's aon
. Thoa. O'Donnell
Jack Ashton, a olty editor
Francis Spellman
Raggles. a tramp Francis Riley
Dick Perclval, au actor Thomas Mostyn
Dennis Clancy, man of all work
Leo McCreary
Toots, a negro cook Thomas Kenny
A "rose dance" will be given by these
ixteen pupil: C. Connor, R. Gentleman,
M. Wagen, M. Dennlson, O. Squires, J.
Koewler, F. Edwards, E. Edward, M.
Logsdon, E. Murray, M. Sandes, A. Car
roll, A. Murphy, H. Wadsworth, M. Coul
ton, E. Setchell.
One seen from "Th Lady of the Lake"
will then be given, William Craven taking
the part of Roderic Dhu, border chief
tain, and John Sullivan taking the part of
Jame Flt-James, King of Scotland, dis
guised. The clas of 1909 will sing a farewell Bong
and Rev. J. P. Judge will confer th
honor.
Father Hurley
Celebrates Mass
Priest Who Spent Boyhood in Omaha
and Went to Creighton Returns
to Bless Jriends.
Before the altar where year ago he
served at an acolyte, Rev. D. J. Hurley
celebrated yesterday morning his first
mass.
The Church of the Sacred Heart was
crowded to the door for the service, a
solemn high mass, beginning at 10:30 a. m.,
and the three altars had been lavishly
decorated for the occasion. , In the chancel
were Rev. P. J. Judge, pastor of the
church, high priest of the mass and the
spiritual father of th newly made priest;
Rsv. Charles Mugan of South Omaha
served aa deacon. Rev. John G. Mc
Namara. subdeacon. and Rev. Thnmu
Byrne of Kendrlck seminary of St. Louis
acted a master of ceremonies. Very Rev.
V. M. Morlarty of Benson preached the
sermon.
The large congregation listened with ivan
more than usual reverence to the Intona
tions of the various Darts of the major
the principal part of which wa of course
ung Dy father Hurley,
Father Morlarty' sermon waa devoted
to the significance of the occasion as con
cerned the young priest, and to the dual
nature of the. priesthood "a the reore-
sentatlve of God and aa the reDresentatlva
of the people."
'It I a beautiful, solemn and touching
occasion which haa called us all together."
he said, "to behold at God' altar a young
priest who, having overcome all difficul
ties, now for the first time offers the
sacrifice of the- mass. Surrounded by old
friends by this whole parish I might say
the whole city It is an appropriate cere-
money to reanimate In us our faith in
Almighty God."
Father Hurley at the conclusion nt th
mass pronounced a general blesslnz unnn
the whole congregation and then an In-
aivtauai blessing upon a large number of
the congregation who gathered at the altar
rail.
Father Hurley was ordained in fir Tni.
Friday by Archbishop Thomas Glennon.
His coming to Omaha for his first m
Is due to the fact that this waa hi boy
hood home, and that he ha been in
timately related with Father Jirf. u
I a graduate of Creighton university and
wa vaiedictonan of hi elaa there. Th
late Count Creighton counted him one of
hi best friend and took a fatherly Inter
est In him.
After a short rest Father Hurley will re
turn to St. Louis, where arterial work mm
be assigned him by Archbishop Glennon.
MISS TAGGART RESTS IN OHIO
Relatives nnd Friends Take Body
to Zaneavllle for
Bnrlnl.
Mrs. Thomas A. McShan returned Sun
day from Zaneavllle, O., where she accom
panied the hody of Mis Kate Taggart, who
died in Omaha June K. The funeral was
held from the Dominican church of St.
Thomas, Zanesvllle, Wednesday morning,
burial being In the family ground In the
Ohio city. Solemn high mas wa Bung at
o'clock. Father McCann of Danville, Pa.,
a coualn of the deceaaed, being celebrant
of the masa, assisted by Father Pender
gast of Columbus, O., and Father Shlel,
pastor of St. Thomas church, who deliv
ered a beautiful eulogy. Those aocompany-
AMUSEMENT.
"V. lM. C. A.
' Boyg 12 to 16 will study nature in tlif V.
beginning June Jl, in charge of a Specialist (
the Vnlverttltjr of Nebraska. This U an unumi . . u . .
IXQUKE OP J. V. MIL'.Ki..
PENMANSHIP
' ' Special clasa conducted during JUNE and Jl'LY. Wednr-bdayi.
7;30 P. M. Enroll now.
Y. IVI. C. A.
, - j 1 .;,
Ing th body wer: Mrs. Thomas Mrshvi
James A. Taggart, sister and brother oi
the deceased; Thomas and Margaret Me
Shane and Charles F. Taggart. a brother,
residing In Victor, Colo.
Mlsa .Taggart had many friends ii
Omaha, having made her home with .
sister, Mra. McShane, for many years. Tin
pallbearers wer old friend of the Tag
gart family. 1
Fifteenth Street
Site for Woodmen
Building Jewell
Financier Has Idea for Erecting fit
Structure Without Disturbing
Business or Moving.
Where will th new I7M.0O0 Woodmen ol
th World building be located In Omaha?
A soon a the announcement came frotr
Detroit that the sovereign grand lodge ol
the order had passed the appropriation, th
question of location became the subject
among business men, ss with this building
and two other large buildings which will
cost 8400,000 to 1500,000 In prospect thla year,
the business district may be considerably
affected.
The Woodmen of the World have had
their eyes on various site for two years
past because the new building has been
becoming more and more of a necessity.
Colonel B. W. Jewell, chairman of th
finance committee of the order, haa a plan
which may be executed now that the ap
propriation of 8750.000 has been made.
The present building la at Fifteenth and
Howard street. The location Is under
stood to be satisfactory.
Colonel Jewell has proposed that th new
building be erected on the site and th lots
eaat of the building "without disturbing
th business of the order going on in the
old building."
The colonel has talked with architects
and contractor who say the new building
ran be erected practically around th old
building and It would be a piece of good
economy. To U the present building and
buy another sit at present values would
probably cost'more than to follow Colonel
Jewell' Idea of erecting th eaat part of
the building and as much of the new build
ing a possible, then occupying the east
wing while the west aid Is being completed,
Thl would place th building where It
ha a good location, Just opposite the Audi
torium, within a block of Sixteenth street
and as much In the present center a It will
likely need to be for th headquarter build
ing of a large fraternal Insure me order.
Sovereign Commander J. C. Root. Coronal
Jewell and other officer of the order who
attended the meeting of the sovereign
camp in Detroit will spend this week In St.
Louis, returning to Omaha the last of the
week.
Council Has Few
Big Ones Coming
Sr. Connell's Ordinance Creatine
6ffice of Milk Insriejtor at Good
Salary One of Them.
The city council will discuss a number
of Important matters of legislation In this
afternoon' meeting in committee uf the
whole. One of these Is the new contract
entered Into between the Board of Fire and
Police Commissioners and the members of
the fire and police departments equivalent
to waiving the increase of pay accorded
the employee by the new charter.
Another la the Hew Brucker ordinance re
quiring the licensing of automobiles. Health
Commissioner Connell's recommendation
that the work of milk Inspection he segre
gated from the veterinary department and
the office of milk inspector at tl.tfio a your
be created, and the codification of the old
and new city charters.
RELIGIOUS TEACHERS MEET
Will Gather at Denver In Connection
with Convention of ntlimil
Educational Association,
CHICAGO, June 13.-The Religious Edu
cation association will hold a conference
In connection with the annual convention
of the National Educational association at
Denver, Colo. Thla conference, having ,1m'
It topic relation between public education
and religious training, will meet July n.
Addresses will be delivered by Elmer F.
Brown, United States commissioner of ed
ucation; Joseph Swain, president of
Swarthmore college and president ' of the
national conference of the National Edu
cational association; Prof. W. J. Chamb
ers, State Normal school of Colorado, hhiI
Henry F. Cope, general secrtnry of he
Religious Education afHociatlon.
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