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SALEM, OREGON TIlWtSIJAY, NOVEMBER 5, 1008
NO. 21a
RYAN
CONGRATULATES TAFT ON VICTORY
,. M. KIRK, WELL KNOWN INSURANCE MAN DROPS DEAD TODAY
ACHINE OPENS WARFARE
THE POPULAR CHOICE
ON
reatest Political Battle in History of Oregon Will Be
Fought Oat in the Next Oregon Legislature
The Orcgou innchlno has evldontly
elded to make the Tnft victory In
egon the pretext for tho ovortnrow
the popular will and tho ropoal or
e Oregon direct primary law.
He Washington nnd California
re followed Oregon In enacting a
r primary law, nnd whllo nil
kUi are trying to bring about the
tlon of United StntoB sonntors by
rect voto of tho people a rosult
hlch Oregon has nccompllflhcd tho
ichlne managers of Oregon aro on
he lack track. Thoy havo begun
ombard'ng every mombor of tho log-
Utiire with a program to defeat the
"ople's cholco, nnd rcBtoro the old
irrupt way or olocting sonators.
This battle Is up .to tho pcoplo ro
irdless of pnrty In Orogon. It
ean machlno warfare on tho Initia
tive nnd referendum nnd tho direct
primnry, backed by all tho money
that corporato power nnd corrupt
politicians can throw Into tho battle
against tho pcoplo. Let no ono bo
deceived. Tho machlno loaders hate
tho popular reforms. This Ib going
to be a fight to destroy the progress
thnt has been made In putting Oregon
In the frcr.t rank of political states,
and put In tho anddlo Instead the
most vicious oloments of Orogon pol
itics. It means tho overthrow of tho dl
root primary law, tho corrupt prac
tices act, and tho powor of tho pco
plo genorally to control tho public
pol'clos of this stato,
It Is not a fight to glvo n United
ICE KING
JURY IS
STILL OUT
PUZZLING OVER
INSTRUCTIONS
(Continued
i
pn pngo 4.)
(United Press Loacd Wire.)
Now York, Nov. 5. After sovornl
hours' consideration of tho ovldonco,
tho Jury In tho trial or Charles W.
Morso, tho ico king, nnd Alfred II.
Ourtis, tho former prcsldont of tho
Dnnk of North America, roturnod to
tho court room at 11:25 Inst night
for additional Instruction.
Tho foreman of tho Jury wanted
onllghtonmont on tho Judgo'a charge
covoring tho interpretation or con
spiracy. Tho spoclllod portion of tho
court's chnrgo was ro-read, and tho
(Continued on Pngo G.)
TIIH WEAPON
VK FIGHT
WITH IS LOW
rulers
W E SELL
MARSHALL
FIELD'S OF
CHICAGO.
TIIK BEST IX
AMERICA
PRIEST IS
INVOLVED
IN SCANDAL
CONCERNING GIRL'S
DISAPPEARANCE
(United Press L-cd Wlra t
San Francisco Nov. 5. Failing to
trnco tho movomonts of Ednn Clark,
tho 19-year-old art student, who mys
teriously dlsnppoared from her Oak
land homo nearly a fortnight ago,
tho prlvato dotcctlvcs employod by
the family abandoned tholr soarch
today. t Tho enso will bo tnkon up
by tho pollco of this city as now
llglit was thrown on tho caso 'today
by the finding of a Pullman ticket
stub on a lienn of bwooiiIiiks from
thc$ church of St. Mnry, tho Virgin,
whqso pnstor, tho Rov. Paysou
Young, wnH known to havo been with
Mils Cl.uk shortly before hor disap
pearance. Tho uncle of Edna Clark, doupnlr
Jtjjj'oXnvaliitaiulnt; secrecy by tho flild
I tilt orfhe sill, with tho aid of pri
vate detectives, nt last Iiuh called
upon the police of this cltj nnd Ouk-
MAJORITY
OE 25000
IN0REG0N
INDICATED BY THE
RETURNS
BRYAN
ADMITS
DEFEAT
IN
MESSAGE
TO TAET
SENT
TTnltoil Prnaa T.iuapH Vlr0
Portland, Or., Nov. 5. That Tuft'
has carried Oregon by a plurality of
25,000 Is indicatod by complete re
turns from 10 of tho 34 counties,
containing throo-flfths of tho vote,
and giving tho president-elect n louJ
of 15,325.
In 18 comploto counties tho count
has proceedod far onough to Indicato
nn additional plurnllty of nearly 10,
000. Owing to the IncomploteuesH of tho
ilgurcs on Dobs, Cjuilln and Hlsgun,
their rospectlvo totals cannot bo np
proxlmateed ho cloHely tia thuifo of
Taft and Urynu. It appoara that tho
lessor caudldateH polled less than
10,000. Of thuito DebH received bo
tweun 0000' and 70Q0, Clmtliv' 2H00
and IIlBgou Iohh than COO. - ,
Dobs rocolved COO ( votes loss in
Multuomnh county than four years
Salem's Greatest Store
POR THE QUICK SELLING OP MERCHANDISE
OKITITS DURING THIS WEEK'S SALE UP-TO-DATE NEW GOOIS AT PRICES THAT WILL MAKE A
I.IVKI.Y PACE FOR OUlt COMPETITORS. REMEMBER, AVE AHE LEADERS, NOT FOLLOWER.0.
JUT lilVlMVFI) HY EXPRESS, THE LTET IX THE FOLLOWING:
y Women's Suits and Coats, Dress Skirts, Furs, Silk Petti
coats, Children's Coats, Sweaters, New Waisting Silks,
New Dress Goods, Millinery, Kid Gloves, Ruching Etc
F ,aa. r .,
i uu New aims
JuBt received. Thoy nro beaiitiru1,
Tho latest modified Dlrostolro and
Sheath offecti, Mntorlal the latost.
We ask Small Prices.
$8.50, $10.50
$12.50 and up
17.50 Dlack Silk Petticoats, while
they last for $:.3
Ladies' Coats
In Black and Colors; tho very latest
Price $4.95, $6.90
$8.90 and up
Dress Goods and
. Silks
The greatest Block lu.SaUm. Price,
jard. . . .-3c, ;ic, lc, 03c mill up
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SOME IMPORTANT EVENTS
Taft has mado nn announcement of thnuks for IiIh election, itnt
Ihk thnt ho owes it principally .to both Kopubllcnn and Domocrnllo
buslneus inen.
A $000,000 firo swept n part of tho business part of I'ombroko, Out.
"aft's lead in Oregon has passo the 2D, 000 murk.
Chancoi aro nbout oven in Maryland; tho probalillltlos bolng that
nolthor Taft nor Dryan will get u mnjorlty of moro than 200.
Tho Republican majority in tho Iioubu of ropronoutntlves hns boon
roduced from 50 to 25.
J. Nelson Velt, a Wall street brokor, yostorday killed his wealthy
widowed mother becauso of a qunrrol which onsuod following his nti
nouncoment thnt he hud boon socrotly married.
Charlos Schibsler, tho Los Angelos morchant who flvo years ago
had six thousand pieces of others' skin grafted on him whero hlu own
had beon burnod away by his falling In a vat of boiling wator, will
today havo his arm cut away fiom his bIiIo whoro it has grown fast,
(Uultod PrtM Lam4 Wire)
Lincoln, Neb., Nov, 8. Convinced
by moro complete returns from the
doubtful and close states that Taft
has hmn Elected, Bryan today snt
the following telegram:
"William IL Taft, Cincinnati, Ohie:
"Plee accept my congratulations
and best wlshea for the succeed of
your administration. (Signed)
"V. J. BItYAN,"
iiotyr to iuccome
OIIIKV JUBTIGta
VnBhlnKton, I). C Nov. C. The
reports of various changeA to be
mndo In tho rnblnet are aumeHtd
by tho prediction of po)(tlclaua here
that Ellhu Hoot, tvocreUry of state
will soon retire. It is prophesied
thnt I19 will aooo)t-the'eklr,jHrttlW-ship
of tho fliiprqnio court to succeed
Melville W. Fuller.
E
land. Today descriptions of tho girl,
with all Information coucornlng hor
actions on the day of her dopurture,
nro on tho way to ovory pollco depart
ment lu tho United States.
Tho finding of tho ticket stub,
while not conclusive ovldonco, is re
garded n b oxtromoyl Important.
Hitherto Chief Hlggy has assorted
that, boyond u porfunctory Inquiry
at the various hospitals, tho pollco
weru not taking up tho caso, bocauko
there wns no ovldenco of crime. To
day detectives of the upper oftlco
aro hard nt work,
Tho police have discarded the
theory that Miss Clark was Induced
to withdraw monoy from hor bank
by a stranger, who subsequently mur
dored her for tho amount. Thoy rely
upon further dovelopmeriB to show
Edna Clark being on an eastbouud
train. Tho date stamped on tho
Pullman ticket stub Is October 20.
That tho girl left tho train after
It pulled out of Oakland and re
turned to San FntncUco Is the po
llco theory, based on the fnct that tho
stubs uro UBiinlly calUcNnl from pus
songers by the conduator ufior the
train is several hours out of Oak
land. This, they say. Indicates that
the girl roturnod to tho chinch and
there threw away the stub. Whethor
she then saw Father Young tho pollco
will not say Fathor Young denies
that he has soon hor sluco thp Friday
before her disappearance.
.Discarding also tho theory that
religious differences between tho
girl and hor mother, Mrs. Anita
(OMKMMM4I (Hi r J
ago. His Oregon voto then wns
7010.
Most uiirprlslug wns tho Indepond
onco voto for Hlsgen, which, in tho
statu, may not exceed .100. Prohibi
tionists seem to have hold tholr own
fairly well, In Multnomah rounty
thoy polled 027.
Tuft carried ovory county lu Oro
gon. The closest county contest was
In Bnkor, which wns won for Taft by
loss tliun 100.'
OHIO REPUBLICANS .
ADMIT HARMON'S ELECTION
Columbus, O., Nov, G,- Republican
Ohnlrmnn4 Williams today conceded
tho election of Judson Harmon, Dem
ocrat, iiH governor, with a plurality
of over 20,000, vrt
Tho loglsloturo will bo Republican
but n Sonator Forakor's torm ox
plro beforo tho special tarlff-rovlalon
hobhIoii of congross nd thoro will hi
no rogulnr sosslon of tho now logls
lattiro. In tho meantime, aovernor
oloot Harmon might Jiave tho appoint
ment of n successor for Fornker to
uorvo nt tho special pernios,
Tho Republican loaders are plan
ning to provent this, The term of
the new legislature begins January
1. Governor Hun Is remains lu ot
flco until tho socond Monday In Jan
uary. It Is expeeted that Governor
llhrrls will rail th" now legislature
Into session January 2 to elect a iwa
-O .
HECONH KQUAIHION
WiKH TO MANIM
Amoy, China, Nov. C. Tho second
squadron of tho American Hoot, after
a week of receptions and social en
tertalnmentB to Its officers and men,
sailed for Manila today.
Admiral Emory on tho Louisiana
will bo detached temporarily from
tho squndron nnd will go to Hong
Kong for n brief visit. Tho remain
ing seven ships aro scheduled to
roaoh Manila next Sunday,
" - c
SOCIALIST PARTY Ci5,HM
PROIHS CLAIMING (JAINS
Chicago, Nov. C. Secretary Uarnoe
of tho national baiiipalgn commlttep
of tho Socialist party, today eat I runt
ed that the. Socialist voto would ex
ceed 525,000. Tho voto of Illinois,
according to Barnes, will barely reach
50,000. Oklahoma showed ' the larg
est gain, wit ha vote of . 5.7,690, com
pared to 44Q9 In 1994.,
Tho Prohibition eeamlUeemeii re
port a galu Id tho vete, but gve so
estimate &t its stse,.
INSURANCE MAN
DROPS DEAD
L. M Kirk, ono of Bnlom's business
men, prominent In Insurance, droppel
dead this morning at 10:30 a the
Interuoctlon of High and Chemekots.
stroet. Br. W. H. Byrd was called
Immediately, but death was Instan
taneous resulting from hoart failure,
Mr. Kirk has been s resident of
Salem for over 20 years, and Is well
known throughout Marlon county.
Ho leaves four children, ssd a wlfo
to mourn his death. tTfceody was
removed to tho family home on Capi
tal etroot. f
Hul n Premonition,
Mr. Kirk cmo down this inornluv
and swept out his offlco. Ho hart
made a dnto with Insurance Special
Wells, of Portland, this afternoon and
put H bti Inoss In order to turn It
ovor to soma ftne. Ho loft s card on
his counter, enylng ho would be back
soon, and wont out on his last earthlv
orrand. Ho has beou slllsg for sev
eral wooks. He womld have heea 70
years old on his sex.t birthday. H
was a man of quiet dlKt, of
Quaker stock, ssd very MseleatiotMi
Is all his desllssj, .
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