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•|sks to ftamavs Newspaper Men to
Washington to Stand Trial on
ihargs of Criminal Libol in Con
nection With the Purchase of the
»perty of the French Panama Ca
JtndianapoHs, Jtene 2.—Charged with
liprint committed criminal libol tn
publishing articles alleging that there
was corruption In the purchasp of the
Panama canal by the United States
Delavan Smith and Charles R. Will
laws, owners of the Indianapolis
Hows, appeared before Judge Andi
•MB In the United States court of this
district resisting the effort of the fed
eral government to remove them for
trial to the District of Columbia. Stu
art McNamara, assistant United
States attorney for the District of
Columbia, made the government's
opening statement. He said the de
fendants had published in their news
papers charges that a syndicate com
posed of C. P. Taft, Douglass Robln
•00, William Nelson Cromwell, J. Pier
pont Morgan and others bought from
tfee old Panama Canal company the
securities of the canal company for
about $12,000,000 and that by use of
Influence in the hteh places of the
government the syndicate was enabled
to unload the Panama property on
the United States for about $40,000,
M0. thus wrongfully taking an enor
mous profit. Mr. McNamara asked
tftMt sifndge Anderson, sitting as a
eommftUng magistrate, make an order
rwno#g Messrs. Smith and Williams
to thqFPIstrict of Columbia for trial.
Ferdinand Winter, for the dofend
aftts, maintained that the indictment
to #MGtfetive on Its face that the of
alleged was not one in whioh
dereflfdints could be removed from
their own United States district to an
other for trial.
PRISONERS OUT ON BOND
ftMft Postpone* Pasting Sentence on
Mtn Accused of Contempt
Washington, June 2.—In the case
Of (Mir Sheriff Shlpp and others of
Cfcattanooga. Tenn,, charged with con
tompt of the supreme court of the
Jin a glass or two of
St. Louis, U. S. A.
CORKED OR WITH CROWN CAP&
I AT EXTRADITION
fliers of the Indianapolis
News in Conrt
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United States, the court postponed
the passing of sentence to permit the
prisoners to file petitions for a rehear
ing. The cases, therefore, go over
until next term, the prisoners remain
ing out on bond.
The corridor outside the courtroom
was denticly crowded with persons
filled with a desire to get n view of
the six principals in the unusual case.
Only a few, however, were able to
get inside, as the space was almost
entirely taken up by attorneys and
congressmen, including the delegation
WILL RETURN TO HILL LINES
John §*. Stevens Resigns Prom Now
New York, June 2.—John P. Ste
vens, who established an exceptionally
high reputation as a Western railroad
president and engineer several years
ago, has resigned his vice presidency
of the New York. New Haven and
Hartford Railroad company, accord
ing to an announcement made here,
and will be allied soon with James J.
JOHN P. STEVENS.
Jlltl as the executive head of either
the Groat Northern or the Northern
Pacific railroads. Mr. Stevens was
chief engineer of the Panama canal
from 1D05 to 1907 and chairman of
the Isthmian canal commission for
two months. When he resigned he
was the subject of a rather sharp pub
lic criticism by President Roosevelt.
Damage to Airship SsriONfe
Berlin, June 2.—Count Zeppelin has
pent a telegram to the reichstag say
fng that he regrets that he must post
pone his invitation for members to
make ascensions in his new model
airship lna^tnuch as the restoration
of the damaged parts will require six
Now Yrrk, June L. —The agreement
between the railrords controlled by B.
H. Hurrlumn and those controlled by
James J.' Hill frr joint use of the
track? leading imu Seattle has
signed, seated and dsli*nred.
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ENDS LIFE WHILE ASLEEP
Strange Version of New Yorfc Wo
New York, June 2.—That Mrs.
Edith Cunningham, who was found
dead In an alcove dressing room,
smothered by gas, committed suicide
while in a somnambulistic state was
the remarkable theory advanced by
George A. Cunningham, the hus
band, to whom the woman was mar
ried less than a year ago, while not
acquiescing In the coroner's theory,
admitted that his wife had been a vic
tim of somnambulism for many years.
Harriman 8 a iTs ror tu rope.
New York, June 2.—E. H. Harri
man and Mrs. Harriman sailed on the
steamer Kaiser Wilhelm II. for Bre
men. Mr. Harriman anuounced his
intention of spending three months
abroad. He la going to Paris and
Vienna, but further details have aot
GRAIN AND PROVISION PRICES
Minneapolis, June l.—Wheat—Jvif,
$1.30^ Sept., $1.10% Dec., $1.08%.
On track—No. 1 hard. $1.34^1.^4%
No. 1 Northern, $1.33ffrl.33}4 No. 2
Northern, $1.31frl.31tt Nfc North
Duluth Wheat and Plax.
Dnluth, June 1.—Wheat—To arrive
and on track—No. 1 hard. $1.32% No.
1 Northern, $1.31 No. 2 Northern,
$1.29 July, $1.29% Sept., $1.11. FlaK
—To arrive and on track, $1.75 July,
$1.74 Sept., $t.52% Oct., $1.43%.
St. Paul Union Stock Yards.
St Paul, June 1.—Cattle—Good to
choice steers, $0.00^6.50 fair to good,
$4.30®fi .00 good to choice cows and
heifers, $3.00tf/4.00 veals, $5.25^6.00.
$6.23j£6.7fi yearlings, $7,004/7.25
lambs, [email protected] spring lap^ba,
$8.00 ?T 9.00.
Chicago Union Stock Yards.
Chicago, June 1.— Cattle—Heeves,
f5.lBW7.26 Texas steers, [email protected]
Western steers, $4.75??6-80 stockers
and feeders, $3.60(^5.60 cows and
heifers, $2.60® 6.45 calves, $5.26©
7.50. Hogs—L4ght, $ti.80(57.25 mixed,
$6.95$7.35 heavy, $7.00«?7.45 rough,
$.7.00^/7.15 good to choice heavy,
$7.15^17.45 pigs, $r,.80#6.75. Sheep
—Native, $4.00(T/fi.60 yearlings, $6.25
®7.40 lambs, [email protected]
Chicago Grain and Provisions.
Chicago, June 1.—Wheat—July.
$1.19%«« 1.19V4 Sept., $1.09% Dec
$1.07%(^1.07%. Corn—June, 75c
July. 7l%#7l%c Sept.. 68%c Dec.,
68%c May, 59c. Oats—July, 53%®
54c June, 58c Sept., 44%c Dec.,
44%(ft44^e. Pork—July, $19.37%
Sept., $19.50. Butter—Creameries, 22
(26%c dairies, 204i 24c. Eggs—19%
©21 %c. Poultry—Turkeys, Ifc chick
ono, 14c: sprtai*, »©80o.
Workman Crushed to Death.
8t. Paul. June 2.—Crushed and
mangled almost beyond recognition
and with almost every bone In his
body broken Pearley Holmes, em
ployed as an oiler by the St Paul
Crushed Stone company, is dead at
the city hospital. While attempting
to repair n belt on an engine Holnx s
was caught In the machinery and
pulled through an Immense pttlley
used to lift large pieces of stone.
Bandits Hold Up Merrymakers.
Denver, June 2.—Four masked hiffh
wavmen held up a crowd of thirty
merrymakers at tho Tavern, a resort
at Petersburg, ten miles from mv
ver, and mode away with more than
*3,000 worth of diamonds and $2i0
rash. The robbers escaped on horse
Decision Against Commission.
Washington, June 2—The test cas,
of the Southern Railway company
against the interstate commerce emu
mission, involving the right of the
commission to fix the charge for tip
reconsignment of hay shipped throm li
Bast St. Ixmls, was decided by tin
supreme court of the United States
sgatast the commission
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Brings hoars of misery at leisure or
If women only knew the cause—that
Backache pains come from sick kid
won Id save much needless woe.
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Mrs. Frank McCabe, Dell Rapids,
S D., says: "Far years I was afflict
ed with acnte, bearing-down pains in
my back. I could not rest well and
arose in the tcorning tired, languid
and depressed. I also suffered from
headaches and dizzy spells and wan
unable to find anything that would
relieve me. At last I read of Poau
Kidney l'ills and pr:cnred a box. Thev
bi ought about a decided improvement
and I heartily endorse them."'
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Wf often wonder how any person can
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Tf you have backache and urinary
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Naur business written
L. K. Thompson, Pres.
W. J. Grrham, Vice Poes. and^Actuary]
George E. Towle, Treaa.
Robert E. Efterly, Sec.
John T. Baxter, Council.
Honry W. Cook, Medieal DMor.
F. M. Stickney, Cashier.
H. F. White, Auditor.
Edgar F. Elshbaugh, Agency Director
F. Ball, District Manager
F- Stoltzman and S. G. Westaby Solicitors
pie— to fcft lk»
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GOOD CHURCH FACILITIES
If you are renting land now, paying $3 to $5 annual
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where you are in three ye^rs, and
will give you easy terms ol payment
If you want a good location in Madison I have such for vou.
lar^e number oi substantial buildings have been built
in Madison the past season and the cit~r is steadily
growing in population."*
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MADISON, SOUTH DAKOTA.
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