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THE MORNING OREGONIAN. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17, 1901.
"WILD TALK AT THE SECOND TRIAL
OF GALEB POWERS.
Precautions Taken to Secure the
Safety of Cantrill Sew "Witness
Brought in Yesterday.
GEORGETOWN, Xy.. Oct. 16. Threats
against the life of Judge Cantrill, wh,o Is
presiding over the trial of ex-Secretary
of State Caleb Powers, charged with com
plicity in the assassination of Governor
"William Goebel. were reported today.
When a cot was brought into the Court
house for the use of the Judge, who is
not in good health, a crowd of moun
taineers asked what it was Intended for.
"For Judge Cantrill." was the reply.
"Take it In," said one of the moun
taineers. "Cantrill will need that cot
hefore he gets through with this trial."
Commonwealth's Attorney Franklin waa
notified at once of the threatening re
mark and precautions will be taken to se
cure the safety of the Judge.
Frank Heeney, who saw Goebel fall, was
the first witness today. Graham "Vree
land then described "'the crowd from the
mountains," and told of a meeting in the
Agricultural building, at which it was
proposed that "'they go to the Capital
Hotel and get Goebel."
H. H. "Waiklns. Captain of the military
company in Williamsburg, said Powers
told him there were men in Frankfort
who could give the Governor an excuse
to call out the militia. Powers wanted
him to take his company to the capital.
He Instructed that the men take their
guns, hut not wear their uniforms. "Wat
kins said he Tefused to go.
John A. Black, a banker at Barbours
ville, testified that he advised Caleb Pow
ers against taking mountain men to
Miss Ella Smith, of Barboursville, tes
tified that John I. Powers said he would
be willing to kill Goebel himself If the
contest was decided in Goebel's favor. The
defense objected, alleging that Miss
Smith's testimony had been written out
for her by Thomas Cromwell, and that
she had memorized it. The court over
ruled the objection to Miss Smith's test
Ike Hopkins, of Bell County, a new wit
ness for the commonwealth, swore that
he asked "Wharton Golden, on the day
prior to the shooting of Goebel, when he
could go home from Frankfort "You
-n-ait," said Golden. "Goebel will be killed
He aleo said he heard Henry Youtsey
Bay: "'Goebel Is going to be killed, and
this man (pointing to Dick Coombs) will
do the work. I've given him $100, and 25
others have given him the same amount."
On cross-examination Hopkins said he
made -a statement about what he knew to
Arthur Goebel in Covington last May. He
admitted that he had been arrested for
murder, malicious shooting and swindling
the Government He is now a Deputy
Sheriff. Hopkins testified as to conversa
tions with Powers, Golden, Toutsey and
"'Tallow Dick" Coombs about what might
happen to Governor Goebel. On cross-examination,
Hopkins testified that he had
"been indicted twice for shooting men.
R. H. Berryman testified that die was
asked to point out Goebel In the Senate
chamber. Goebel was not there and the
men said: "'Well, we will have to go to
the Capital Hotel after him."
John W. Alford, a new witness, testified
that two hours before Goebel was shot,
W. H. Culton came into the Agricultural
building and said he wanted 15 men with
side arms to go with him to the Ex
Sergeant "RIcketts read a letter from
John L. Powers, telling him to bring his
men to Barboursville "ready to leave."
The letter Instructed him to bring-1 guns
and to tell the men not to ay where they
REFUSED TO ANSWER QUESTIONS.
"Nashville Womnn Charged "With
Passing: Forged Bank Xotcs.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct 16. The
woman. Annie Rogers, alias Maude Will
lams, under arrest here charged with at
tempting to pass forged bank notes, sup
posed to liave been stolen by the gang
that robbed the Great Northern Express,
near Wagner, Mont, last July, was ar
raigned in a Magistrate's court today.
Her preliminary trial was set for 10 o'clock
tomorrow morning. The prisoner con
tinues to decline to answer questions re
garding herself, and If she has told the
police anything they have not made It
public An especial effort was made dur
ing the day to locate the lodging place of
the woman. There, It was hoped, her
trunk would be found, but after running
down half a dozen clews the officers found
themselves In about the same shape as
when they started the work in the morn
ing. The officers received information
during the day that the woman had been
at Shreveport, La., and had evidently
come on to Nashville through Memphis.
This led them to believe some of the men
implicated In the robbery might be in the
Capture of the Gang Delayed.
ST. PAUL, Oct 16. The capture of the
bandits who held up the Great Northern
overland express at Wagner, Mont, July
6, securing $43,000 in bank notes, has been
seriously delayed by the announcement of
the capture at Nashville of Annie Rogers,
alias Maude Williams, supposed to be con
nected with the gang. Before her ar
rest the Plnkerton agency and police offi
cers had laid plans which seemed to as
sure a speedy capture of the robbers.
President and General Manager Elliott,
of the express company, said today that
no further news had been received at
headquarters and that he did not look
for the immediate arrest of the gang.
"This woman, according to my advices,"
Mr. Elliott said, "was in communication
with one of the robbers at New Orleans.
When that man read the account of her
capture in today's papers he probably dis
appeared at once. If her arrest had not
been made publlc.we would probably have
secured him and peThaps the rest of the
men. The capture will probably come
sooner or later, but it has been delayed."
Mr. Elliott says that the express com
pany does not know how the bandits es
caped from the mountains south of Wag
ner while pursued, nor what their move
ments since have been. The identification
made at the time, he said, has been sub
stantiated. Trainmen on the overland
have Identified photographs of the sus
pected men as pictures of the robbers.
CRUELTY TO A CHILD.
Priest and His Housekeeper Tried
for Inhuman Conduct.
NEILLSVILLE, Wis., Oct 16. The ex
amination of Father Jungblud, the Cath
olic priest and Lizzie Nolan, his house
keeper, charged with assault upon a girl,
took place today before Justice Dudley.
Several witnesses, including the doctors
who treated her, testified as to wounds
received by the girt, Mary Prlner. The
girl testified that two days preceding the
arrest she was bound around the arms
Tvith a, rope and swung to a hook in the
ctiling,-. remaining from some time in the
mcrning until some time in the afternoon.
During most of the time her toes alone
were allowed to touch the floor. She was
whipped, she testified, because she could
not remember the hard words In her cat
echism. The defendants were held, and
were committed to jail In default of hall.
Ttto Burglars Shot.
EVANSVILLE, Ind, Oct 16. Burglars
today blew open the safe of a store at
Howell, near here, with dynamite, and se
cured part of the contents how much is
not known. The citizens heard the explo
sion, and a running fight followed. Mar
shal Sumpter was shot in the leg. Three
robbers were shot and one escaped. The
wounded robbers are in the hospital. One
of the robbers lies at death's door. His
name is Henry McCarroll, of Nashville,
Tenn. The other man who was "wounded
and captured is not seriously Injured. He
gives his name as" WlHlam Dumm, also
Enticing Pat Crowe.
OMAHA, Oct 16. In view of Judge Van
Sonhaler's refusal to agree to an arrapge
ment to release Pat Crowe on a bond of
$500, should he surrender to the, authori
ties, the Chief of Police and County At
torney will take steps to have the charge
of robbery against him dismissed In the
County Court If this is accomplished,
the proceedings will be brought In Jus
tice Court, where the County Attorney
will attempt to have the man released on
small bond. -
Chief of Police Donahue says the "next
move on the board Is up to Pat Crowe"
In the case in which the alleged kidnaper
has attracted so much attention. Prac
tically all of the conditions laid down for
his surrender have been complied with,
and the Chief says he expects Crowe to
put in an appearance before the last day
of the month. The County Attorney ha
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The accompanying illustration is a reproduction from life of the first work of
art from the brush of the now world-famous cartoonist, Homer Davenport. It
was when Davenport was growing up with the town of Sllverton that his younger
brother, Clyde, became worried about his future. "You are going to make your
mark in the world some day. Homer," said the little fellow, "but you ought to
begin now. I am sure you would make a wonderful painter of animals if you
only tried, but you never can do anything unless you try, you know. Now, sup
posing we go down to the paint shop on the cornet, get the artist's materials we
need, and go to -work."
So the two boya proceeded to the paint shop, after having first secured In a
dry goods store a board around which a bolt of calico had been wound, to serve
as a canvas. The painting, was begun, and for a time Homer wrought silently
and earnestly. But presently he looked up. "It doesn't look right, Clyde," he
said. "The horse has got a. spavin on his off hind leg. It oughtn't to be there."
He threw down his brush, discouraged. Clyde laid his hand consolingly on his
shoulder. "Never mind," he said, "it's all right. We've been in too much of a
hurry. Great painters never do a masterpiece at a sitting: wo must finish it
another day." And on another day the picture was finished, and nailed proudly
agreed to recommend to the court a bond
of $500 if Crowe voluntarily gives himself
Acquitted o Misappropriation.
' EVANSTON, 111., Oct'. 16. "Rev. George
K Hoover, accused of misappropriating
funds of the American Home-Finding As
sociation, was acquitted here today by
the committee of 15 of the Methodist Rock
Bank Clerk Confesses to Theft.
ALTOONA, Pa., Oct. 16 David M.
Wolf, 31 years old.- hook president for the
First National Bank of Tyrone, Pa., has
confessed to the embezzlement of $12,000
of the bank's funds.
Connecticut Postoffice Robbed.
MOODUS, Conn., Oct 16. Burglars
cracked a safe In the postoffice here some
time after midnight and departed with
$400 worth of stamps and $120 in cash.
BANQUET TO TOWNE.
Farewell Dinner Tendered Him hy
DULUTH, Minn., Oct. 16 Eight hun
dred men .of all shades of political opin
ion sat down at the farewell banquet ten
dered by Duluth citizens to Charles A.
Towne at the Armory tonight, while
nearly 600 ladles were present in the gal
leries to hear the speeches by William
J. Bryan, Mr. Towne and others, after the
discussion of the menu. The affair was
nonpartisan and carried out the inten
tion of the promoters to make It a testi
monial to Mr. Towne's personal popular
ity among his friends and neighbors.
Scores of prominent Democrats, how
ever, were present from all parts of the
state, to add their tribute and listen to
the eloquence of their brilliant leaders.
Mr. Bryan's subject was "Moral Cour
age," and he took pecasion to shower
encomiums on the guest of the evening
for his notable display of that quality
In 1S96, at the time of his withdrawal
from the Republican party to follow, sil
ver. He said:
"Some may be disposed to stamp the
word failure upon the political career of
our distinguished guest, but he has set
an example that must weigh heavily on
the side of "civic virtue. He has faced
without flinching a fire as hot and hell
ish asever came from the canno's mouth,
and he has won a victory greater and
more glorious than ever crowned the life
of one who fawned at the feet of power
or bartered away his manhood to secure
'Mr. Bryan did not inject any politics
Into his speech, which was brief and di
rected largely to Mr. Towne. He said:
"Great Issues are at stake; great in
terests are Involved, even our civilization
itself, and through us the civilization of
the world. This Nation Is a world power;
It has not acquired its influence by war,
but for a century its ideas have been
permeating the world and every citizen
owes it. to his couitry, as well as to his
generation and posterity, to throw the
weight of his influence on the right side
of every public question."
Senator Towne was the last speaker, it
being long after midnight when he arose.
As he did so, hundreds of people sprang
to their feet and cheered vociferously.
Mr. Towne extended eloquent -thanks, and
spoke In a reminiscent vein.
"There is no rancc In my heart tonight
for any wn," ne said. "I feel a klaJof
universal frlerdship for all. Dur-n:? pas-t
political canfnalarns we all said tlungs that
we regret, no doubt; at leasts I did, tut
I go away cherishing nothing but good
will for all."
Fall of Roof Coal.
SCRANTON, Pa., Oct. 16. A fall of
roof coal caused the death of four men
In the Klondike mine of the Delaware &
Hudson C6mpany at Archibald this after
noon. They were Patrick Nealon, as
sistant mine foreman; John Healey, miner,
John Kearney, miner, and Matthew Dru
Widening: Gauge of Mexican Road.
MEXICO CITY, Oct. 16. The Mexican
Herald says- the gauge of the Mexican Na
tional Railroad will be widened and new
rolling stock bought after the reorgan
ization of the road has been completed
FAIR IN CLARK COUNTY
OPENED UNDER AUSPICES OF THE
Attendance on the First Day Was
Lurgc-Fine Exhibit of Fruits,
Vegetables and Grains.
VANCOUVER, Wash., Oct. 16. The
Clark County Agricultural Fair, held un
der the auspices of the Grange organiza
tion of Clark County, opened today at
the Grange fair grounds at Fourth Plain,
six miles northeast of Vancouver, and
will continue three days. The attendance
today was large.
By far the best exhibit on the grounds
is the display of fruits, vegetables ana
grains prepared by W. T. Jackson as
a county exhihlt for the State Fair at
North Yakima. This exhibit Includes the
EARLY - DAY MASTERPIECE WHI CH
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artistic piece of work representing the
great seal of the state, built of grains
and grasses by Mr. Jackson, which at
tracted so much attention at the State
Fair. Besides this there is a large num
ber'of creditable Individual exhibits. There
Is also a gooa exhibit of stock. " ,
DEATH OF A, ,31. BERRY.
Member of the Oregon Territorial
i Conncil in 1SSO.
JACKSONVILLE, Or., Oct. 16 Alex
ander M. Berry, an Oregon pioneer of 1852,
died at his home near here this-mornlng,
aged S5 years 9 months. Mr. Berry was a
native of Pennsylvania. He arrived in
Portland in September, 1852, and came to
Jacksonville In the October following. He
was a member of the Territorial Council
In 1S56, and joint Senator from Jackson
and Douglas in I860. He was married to
Mary A. Wilson In June, 1850. A wife and
three children survive him I. W. Berry,
of Salem, ex-warden of the penitentiary;
Mrs. Mary Dellamater, of Gold Hill, and
Mrs. Alice Kane, of Ashland. Mr, Berry
was a member of the Masonic fraternity
for GO years, and his remains will be
buried In the Masonic grounds of Jack
sonville cemetery, under the auspices of
the order Friday. He was a prominent
and most respected pioneer.
George Geier, Scene Painter.
HILLSBORO, Oct. 16. George Geler, a
German scene painter of this city, died
last night from general debility. De
ceased was born at Mannheim, Germany,
in 1S99. and came to America at an early
age. Reaching San Francisco in 18S4, he
paint,ed curtain scenes fdr all of that city's
first-class theaters. The only meritorious
work Jurned out since he came to Ore
gon is "Custer's Last Stand," a magnifi
cent life-size painting, which now hangs
In a business house In this city. His
widow, who is a second wife, survives
him. The funeral takes place tomorrow.
Seattle Man Dead at San Diego.
SAN DIEGO, Cal. Oct. 16. Henry
Rottchers, who came here from Seattle,
died in the County Hospital of consump
tion today. He was- supposed to have no
means beyond a small sum in a local bank.
Today a will was found by which he be
queathed to his three brothers in Ger
many over $35,000, which he had on de
posit In San Francisco and Seattle.
OREGON STATE PENITENTIARY.
Report of Superintendent Lee for the
Quarter Just Ended.
SALEM, Oct. 16. The report of J. D.
Leo, Superintendent of the Oregon State
Penitentiary, for the quarter ending Sep
tember 30, shows the following:
Convicts at close of last quarter.. 301
Convicts at clo3e of this quarter 292
Decrease during quarter 9
Dally average enrollment 298
Board of United States prisoners..? 210 2S
Convict labor in stove foundry 3,364 06
Clay sold to A. A. Burton 50 00
Labor, making brick for state
sewer, at 40 cents per day.. 442 40
Labor, hauling brick for sewer, at
40 cents per day 13 40
Labor, excavating on state sewer,
at 40 cents per day 33 40
Manufacturing brick 2,500 00
Total .....56,633 54
Salaries of employes 54,655 00
Articles consumed 7,679 46
Improvements and repairs 1,268 08
Total , 13,602 54
WHEEL3IAN RUN DOWN.
Four Men in Wagon Went On, But
Were Captured Later.
SPOKANE, Wash.. Oct. 16. M. W. Or
ton, an Insurance man of Ritzvllle,. Wash.,
was riding a wheel along a country road
near the town of Cheney, this morning.
Behind him came a lumber wagon con
taining foo.r men who were driving their
horses rapidly. In seme manner, Orton
was run down, and as the big wagon
came upon him his head was crushed to
a jelly. . On went the lumber wagon, the
occupants never stopping to see how bad
ly their -victim was hurt. Orton died
Tb four man we captured lpter. They
are John Bllefield and his son John,
Frank Spentz and Harry Lichtworth.
They had been hunting. They say that
their team became unmanageable, and
that Orton swerved from one side of the
road to the other before the team ran
him down. Others say the' hunters ware
intoxicated. Bilefleld, Sr., engaged in an
altercation with a farmer named Fisher,
a few years ago, near Spokane, and ex
changed shots. As a result, Fisher lost
his eyesight He is now a county charge.
Bilefleld was acquitted.
BREAK IN RANKS OF STRIKERS.
San Francisco Shipwrights and
Caulkers Return to Work.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oqt. 16. There was
a break today In the ranks of the men
who went on strike at the big iron works
on May 20 last. The shipwrights and
caulkers resumed work at the Union and
Risdon Iron works. It- Is stated no con
cession whatever was made to them, and
that they have simply resumed 'their old
status. Nonunion men who have been
employed while the strikers were out will
keep their places wherever competent.
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ILLUMINED HIS FUTURE AS AN ARTIST.
by Clyde In a place of honor In the barn. "When you are a. great painter of
animals," he would say, as he looked at it, "I will think of you whenever I seo
it, and feel proud to know that I waa with you when you painted your first
That was many years ago. It was .but a little time afterward that Clyde
slipped out of his cheerful and helpful life, and whenever Homer has returned to
Sllverton he and his father have gone, hand in hand, to the barn to look at the
painting, and think oO the sadly missed brother and son that Us presence re
called. More than once Homer suggested that he be allowed to take it to New
York with him, but the thought of parting with it always moistened his fath
er's eyes, and it was allowed to remain in the barn. A week or two ago a col
lector of souvenirs picked it up, quite by accident, on a visit to Sllverton, but
It has since been restored to its painter, and he will take It to his home when
he returns. "Davenport says the sunburst is perhaps a little too dazzling, and
that tho horse wears too sedate an expression for the early hour of the morning
depicted in the glowing East, but art was to hlra a 'serious business in those
young days, and the horse probably caught his spirit. Clyde used to say that he
could almost see the animal nibbling on the blue grass1 which surrounded him.
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The effect of the action of the shipwrights
and caulkers on the strike of the machin
ists is a matter as yet of surmise only.
.Supreme Court Proceedings.
SALEM, Oct. 16. The following are the
day's proceedings' in the1 Supreme Court:
A. H. Carson et al., respondents, vs.
F. M. Hayes et al., appellants; ordered
that respondents have until November 1
to file petition for rehearing, and brief
Baker County, respondent, vs. George
W. Benson, appellant; ordered that re
spondent have until November 10 to file
R. Kerslake et al., respondents, va. The
Brower & Thompson Lumber-Company et
al., appellants; argued and submitted.
Hobos Held lip a Bicyclist.
CENTRALLY, Wash., Oct. 16. William
Slack; employed at the George E. Atkin
son mill, in Centralia, was held up last
night by four hobos, who attempted to
rob him of $50. The struggle was a des
perate one and resulted in Slack's coat
being nearly torn to pieces. He was rid
ing his wheel when the robbers stopped
him. The same men later In the evening
attempted to hold up a butcher shop for
both money and meat, .but the plucky
butcher put them to flight with his knlfo.
Cavalry Horses AreScnrce.
WALLA WALLA, Wash., Oct. 16 Her
ford & Lowther, horse buyers, are In tne
city purchasing cavalry horses. They ar
rived yesterday and will leave tomorrow.
A number of horses were shown, but few
filled the requirements. The market is
strong and fanners are trying to sell, but
tho stock offered is generally too light.
The heavy sales made during the past
year have depleted the stock of horses
until now it is difficult to secure cavalry
stock In this section.
EUGENE, Oct. 16. The ladies of the
Fortnightly Club will give a charity ball
Friday evening for the benefit of the pub
The count has been completed on the
Kimball piano contest, and the A. O. U.
W. awarded the instrument. It had 348,009
votes, and the Military Club 166,001. -
' Military Orders.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 16. First-class Pri
vate Henry O. Burroughs, Signal Corps,
Vancouver Barracks, Wash., has been or
dered to Fort McDowell, Cal. Post Com
missary Sergeant Henry H. Alles, Fort St.
Michael, Alaska, has been transferred to
Fort Walla-Walla, Wash., to relieve Post
Commissary Sergeant B. H. Steiner, who
goes to Manila.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 12. Pensions have
been granted as follows:
Oregon Increase, reinstatement, reissue,
etc. Joseph Earl, Albany, $6.
Washington Increase, reinstatement, re
Issue, etc. William Deeter, Sumas, .$8;
Frederick Casner, Frultland, $6.
Idaho Original Frank E. Howard,
Street Railway 'Franchise.
WALLA WALLA. Oct. 16. The City
Council last night granted to E. S. Isaacs
a franchise' for a street railway, extending
oyer four miles of struts in this city.
The grant provides that a revenue of ?30u
a year shall accrue to the city and that
a single trolley eleptric system shall be
Part of Paper Mill Shut Down.
OREGON CITY, Oct. 16. Station A, of
the Willamette Pulp & Paper Company,
was shut down today on account of the
low stage of water.. About 40 men are
thrown out of work by the closing of the
station, and steady work probably will
not be resumed until the rains set in.
Hop Sales at Eugene.
EUGENE, Or., Oct. 16. Several lots of
hops have been sold here during the
past few days at 9 to 10 cents per pound.
Burke Scored a Point.
CHICAGO, Oct 16. Robert E. Bufke,
ex-city oil Inspector, scored a point In the
hearing on hfs application for a writ of
habeas corpus today. Judges Dunne,
Brentano and 'Kavanaugh, sitting en
banc, overruled a motion of the State'a
Attorney to dismiss the writ for lack of
jurisdiction, and listened to long argu
ments from both sides. Then the attor
neys were instructed to file briefs not
later than Saturday, and promise was
made that a decision would be given Mon
day or Tuesday.
THE INDIAN PROBLEM.
Addresses Blade at the Lake Slohonk
LAKE MOHONK, N. T., Oct.- 16. The
nineteenth annual meeting of the Mohonk
Indian conference began today. Merrill
who advocated the education of the In
dian Commissioners, was chosen presi
dent of the conference. Dr. Gates made
an address in which he reviewed the
progress made in the solution of the
Indian question during the past year.
He was followed by General T. J. Mor
gan, ex-Commissioner of Indian Affairs,
who advocate dthe education of the In
dlan by the public. Miss Collins made a
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plea for the religious education of the
Indians. Mr. Scoville dwelt upon the
necessity of the secular education. The
demand for Indian goods is steadily In
creasing. Mrs. Candace Wheeler, of New
York, spoke of teh art of the Indians,
declaring that In some respects it Is
unique and admirable. She Instanced the
Navajo blanket and the Indian carioe.
Mrs. Wheeler also directed attention to
the skill of the Indians In embroidering
on leather and birch bark and to their
decorative work with porcupine quills.
Darwin R. James spoke briefly In re
gard to . the history and presenjt status
of the Philippine question, with special
reference to the Indians. Once when the
Indian Commissioners were calling on
President McKinley he said to them:
"What would you think of placing the
Indians In the Philippines under 'United
States authority?" The question Indicated
his Interest In the Indian question. In
conclusion Mr. James argued that much
had been accomplished In the right di
rection In the Philippines and that Presi
dent McKlnley's policy had been splendid
ly vindicated. The two remaining speeches
of the evening session were made by Dr.
Edward Abbott and Dr. Lyman Abbott.
The conference will Vemain in session
Thursday and Friday, adjourning Friday
evening. The attendance Is large.
One Hundred Thousand Stockmen
Are Expected to Be in Attendance.
CHICAGO, Oct. 16. Martin D. Madden
has been selected as chairman of the com
mittee on arrangements for the fifth an
nual convention of the National Livestock
Association, which will meet here the
first week lh December. There Is unusual
Interest In this meeting, for the reason
that the convention will take up some Im
portant questions which will be referred
to Congress. The stockmen. It is said,
will ask Congress to appoint a special
committee to investigate conditions upon
the public ranges, and report back a plan
for the future government of the ranges
in such a way that the conflicts between
sheep and cattle grazers may be averted.
Ranges are becoming so overcrowded that
the struggle for grass is resulting in al
most dally conflicts, in which bloodshed
Is becoming altogether too frequent. An
other Important question to be considered
Is a bill providing for Government inspec
tion, and the tagging of all woolen manu
factures, to show the percentage of "shod
dy" and cotton used in all alleged woolen
fabrics. These and other questions fully
as important are expected to draw to this
meeting the largest gathering of stockmen
in the history of the country. Mr. Mad
den will select a cdmmittee of prominent
business men to assist him In providing
entertainment for, the visitors. As the
International Livestock Exposition will
be in session at the' same time, It is ex
pected that there will be over 100,000 stock
LABOR QUESTION IN HAWAII
Acting Governor Cooper Makes Rec
ommendations In His Report.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 16. Henry E.
Cooper, Territorial Secretary of Hawaii,
had a conference today with Secretary
Hitchcock, and submitted his annual re
port us Acting Governor of Hawaii. The
report makes a number of Important rec
ommendations. A feature Is Its treatment
of the labor question. Mr. Cooper re
ports that there is urgent need for labor
ers from outside the territory. He shows
that during the last fiscal year between
4000 and 5000 Japanese laborers left Hawaii,
while only about 500 such laborers en
tered the territory. Approximately the
same proportion of entries and departures
holds good with respect to Chinese and
other labor, making the bringing In of
laborers from outside necessary.
The report urges an Investigation into
the question of timber entries In Hawaii
and recommends the establishment of a
system of forestry preservation. Better
statistics regarding Imports and exports
and similar matters are urged. The grad
ual destruction of the fisheries Is pointed
out, and a recommendation made for
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R Y Colson, S F
C E Spencer & wife,
Mlsa Elisa Belcher,
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R V Kiewert. Mllwk
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A Tlnling. Tacoma
Peter Irving. Tacoma
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I P Taylor. Seattle
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u u Gilbert. X Y
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J Huston. Victoria. BC
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toria Max Stelfel. Chicago
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M Morris. Seattle
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A R Mitchell & wf,
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G F "Wentworth. Ta
G "W Crisp. Elma
V L Kenly. VancvrBks
C W Hodgaon & w. SFlW P Orr. Jr, Del
J Holmes. Seattle
Miss Jean Holmes, do
AV Smith. Denver
Mrs Smith, Denver
W H Ledbetter. do
V W Payne. Pt Townd
T E Anderson. Seattle
C Rabel, Seattle
Chas Eckland. Seattle
H Benne. Seattle
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W H Todd. Pe-Ell
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bany Miss M A Murray, do
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Mrs E B Foote. do
Geo F Cummins. Ta
coma Cal M Boswell, Colfax
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Mrs L C Snyder, do
Mrs E G Miller. As-t
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J W Gage. Seattle
Jas Morris, Seattle
Fred E Fahey, Seattle
J A McAgeal, city
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Mrs A P Fletcher, do
J A Redlnger, do
O L Hammond, do
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coma E G LIndstrom, do
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Mfs G W "Whltehouse,
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Mrs W E Weir, do
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S A Kennedy, Evans
C. W. Knowles, Manager.
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J Anderson, San Fran
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Chas Frank, Dalles
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ton J R Pierce, Pittsburg
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Mrs Daniel West,
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Mrs E A Pierce, Sa
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Merrill Lamport, do
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Donnelly Hotel, Tacoma.
European plan. Rates 50c and up.
Vote on Methodist Constitution.
CHICAGO, Oct. 16. The Northwestern
Christian Advocate, the organ of the
lethodists In the "West, in today's Issue
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Reveals itself in many ways. Some
times the impurities in the blood mark
and mar the skin with blotches, pimples,
boils or other eruptions. Sometimes the
result ol oatt Diooais
rheumatism or a debili
tated condition which is
popularly described as
out, hardly able
to drag myself
and poisons which
corrupt the blood, clog
the hver and cloud the
skin are removed by the
use of Doctor Pierce's
Golden Medical Discov
ery. It does more than
eliminate the poisons j it
increases the activity
of the blood-making
glands so that there 13
an increased supply- of
pure, body-building blood. It brightens
the eyes, cleanses the skin, and gives
new, physical energy.
Accept no substitute for Dr. Pierce's
Golden Medical Discovery.
"I thank God for the good your medicines
have done me," writes Mr. James M. Sizcmorc,
of Mitchell, Lawrence Co.. Ind.. Bos 501. "I
was not well for two years. My throat was
always sore, head ached- and back, ached nearly
all the time. My weight was 155 pounds. X
was taken sick with typhoid fever, and when
the fever left me I had such a pain in my left
side I could not breathe without pain. I
thought I must die. My wife went to tha
drug store and procured a bottle of Dr. Pierce'st
Golden Medical Discovery and a vial of his
'Pleasant Pellets.' I discontinued the use of
rny doctor's medicine and began with the
Golden Medical Discovery and Pellets. I at
once began to feel better : "the pain soon left my
side and I could breathe with ease. In a weefc
or so I felt so good I could not stay In the room.
I began to walk about the streets ; I felt bettcS
each morning. After a month's use of the snedU
cine I waa welt. That was over a year ago.
Now I weigh 184 pounds and feel better than
ever in my life.1
Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets cure coa
. C. GODDARD & CO.
THE ST. HELEN'S HOTEL,
J. P. BltADLEY.
Sample rooms. Baths. All white help. Never
closed. American plan. Clean beda and ele
gant meals. Good fishing and hunting. Bil
liards. Electric lights.
states that of the 119 conferences of tho
church, 103 have voted on the constitution
adopted In Chicago last May. The vote
today is: For, 7373, and against, 2450. This
gives only seven more than the three
fourths vote necessary to adopt, but 1G
other .conferences, with about 300 votea
are yet to be heard from, and the Advo
cate says that lending churchmen realize
a. shift of sentiment in any one confer
ence may change the history of the or
ganization. Alva "Will Be Burled In Spain.
NEW YORK, Oct. 16. The body of the
Duke of Alva, who died here yesterday
will be sent to Spain for burial and
will probably be carried on ona (it the
liners sailing Saturday. Cable orders to
that end wero received today from the
widow Duchess. She and her children, in
cluding the new Duke of Alva will re
ceive the body In England and accompany
It to Spain.
PoNtoiUce to Be Discontinued.
"WASHINGTON. Oct. 16. The postotnee
at McNutt, Lemhi County, Idaho, is to be
discontinued October 31.
Special Rates Account Portland Es.
poxltlon and Carnival.
From Astoria and Lower Columbia Riv
er points the O. R. & N. Co. has made a
round-trip rato of one and one-third fare,
plus 50 cents for two admissions to tho
exposition Tickets will be on sale Septem
ber 19. 25. October 2, 0 and 16. and will bo
good for return at any time within six
days from date of sale. O. R. & N.
pursers wnl sell tickets from way landings
where agencies are not established.
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