Morning Oregonian. (Portland, Or.) 1861-1937, November 04, 1904, Page 8, Image 8

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Cause of Scarcity
Salmon Eggs.
Senator Fulton Blames Wash
ington Officer;
Overfishing Has Curtailed Supply of
Hatchery Fish Senator Advocates
8hortenlng,of Open Fishing
Season as a Remedy.
Senator Fulton advocates shortening
the open fishing season on the Columbia
River as a means of Insuring a sufficient
supply of eggs for hatcheries. The blamo
for failure to enforce tho closed season
in the past he lays entirely on the Fish
Commissioner of Washington, who, by
arbitrary suspension of the law of that
state, he says, has made it impossible for
the Oregon Fish Warden to enforce the
law in Oregon.
The Senator declared himself in no un
certain terms yesterday in scoring the
dereliction of the Washington officer. H.
G. Van Diiscn. the Oregon Warden, Mr.
Fulton declares, would have closed the
season up tight after August 15 of this
year, had the Washington Commissioner
co-operated with him to punish offenders.
When the north shore of tho Columbia Is
a nest for the lawbreakers, their depre
datlons cannot be stopped from the south
side, averred Senator Futton, and the re
sult is that the season ordained closed by
law is kept open by persons who have no
respect for the legal power of either
state. The late H. D. McGulre, who was
Oregon's Fish Warden up to nearly six
years ago, and has been esteemed a hlgh-
lv efficient officer. Senator jruiton says.
found It impossible to co-opanate with the
Washington authorities, Just as Mr. Van
Dusen has done.
Senator Fulton accepts tho theory that
overfishing has curtailed tho supply or
hatchery fish as much as any other cause
and perhaps more than any other. He
says that, if salmon were afllowed more
opportunity to reach the hatcheries by
means of a shorter open season, the sup
ply of eggs for those plants would un
doubtedly increase. Preservation of the
industry therefore can be made certain
through enforcement of an adequately
lonjr closed season. Fishing is: now illegal
between March 1 -and April 15 and be
tween August 15 and September 15.
Would Shorten Fishing Season
The lone open season from April 15 to
August 15 Senator Fulton would shorten
so as to open a month, later. That would
allow the early fish, which are tho best
and biggest that enter the river, to pro
ceed to the hatcheries.
"Those early fish," .said he, "arrive. In
small schools and sWlm ueeply. They
are the genuine chlnook, and the most
vlirorous that come to the Coiuxnoia. iney
are the ones that go farthest up the Co
lumbia and its tributaries and the Kina
that reach he Ontario hatchery. At the
season of the year when they are running
in the lower river, the loss to fishing gear
is verv heavy: in fact, fishermen will
agree with me when I say that the loss
is more than tho salmon are worm com
merelallv. I sav that the closed season
should bo continued until the middle of
May. This would enable the hatcheries to
tret more fish and would be the most prac
tlcablo way to ward off the ruin that now
Senator Fulton added that the past sea
son was not. more destructive to salmon
than others. Statistics of tho pack show
I to be no larger .than last year's. That
fact and the small catches at the hatch
eries lt?ad to the Inference that the run
of salmon Into tho Columbia was smaller
this year than usual.
States Must Act Together.
Enactment of the closed Sunday Senator
Fulton does not regard as practicable, be
cause of the attitude of the Washington
authorities. Oregon could less enforce a
Sunday law of Its own than the present
closed season, which is common to Doin
states. Close alliance of the two states to
protect the salmon industry Senator ni
ton considers essential and necessary,
Committees of the two Legislatures
should get together this Winter, he says,
to secure common legislation.
"It is not possible." he remarked, 'for
the National Government to assume juris
diction over Columbia River fishing in
terests That could be accomplished only
bv a cession of Jurisdiction by each state,
and in all probability Congress would not
be willing to accept It. The only feasible
wbv for Oregon and Washington to pro
tect this great industry of theirs is by
Joint legislation and Joint enforcement oi
the law."
Fishing Interests Alarmed.
The small supply of eggs at the hatch
erles has alarmed fishing Interests. A to
tal of 100.000.000 eggs was expected at all
the hatcheries this year, but the season
will yield only about 15,000,000. Last year
the number was 70.000,00. It has come to
be tho general opinion that an attempt
will be made this winter in tne uregon
legislature to change the present closed
season, probably so as to shorten it Two
vears ago ilr, van xusen aavocaxeo. auoi
ifihlnc the closed season entirely. Sentl
ment seems to have drawn away from
thnt Tironosal. and events since tnen nav
modified Mr. Van Dusen's opinion. He
nrtvoeates the closed Sunday, wnicn wouia
rnrm!t a small number of every school
entering the Columbia to make their way
to the hatcheries. Though the number
would, be small, it would be sufficient,
he says, for t"he perpetuation of the fish.
Mr. Van Dusen says tnat uie ciosea oun
day could not be enforced without an ex
pensive patrol maintained oy me nunc
Valuable Number of Chamber of Com
merce Bulletin for November.
The Chamber of Commerce Bulletin for
November is out and is certainly an at
tractive number, both typographically and
in contents. Theodore B. Wilcox, presi
dent of the Portland Flouring Mills Com
oanv. contributes an article on "The
Trans-Mississippi Commercial Congress,'
of which he was" recently elected presi
dent: "Oregon's Mining Industry" is ably
treated "by J. H.,Fisk, mineralogist of the
Lewis and Clark Fair Commission. Sec
retary Alexander Kunz contributes an
article on "The Citizens' Alliance." "Why
Do .We -Ship in Foreign Bottoms?" by
Fred A. Ballln, the prominent naval arch
itect and engineer, is one of the most in
structlve and well-written articles ever
written on the subject. Mrs. Josephine
Usher's article on Portland, which won
the first prize In the recent competition
of the Commercial Club, is published In
full and proves that tho writer was cer
" tainly familiar with her subject.
"Work of -the Chamber? shows that the
Portland Chamber of Commerce was not
Idle during the past month, a number of
very Important matters having been tak
en up successfully. The regular revised
departments, "Oregon, Facts That Count,"
Portland, Figures That Convince," and
Portland for the Newcomer," also ap
pear In this issue.
with the November number of The
Bulletin its entire contents are copy
righted, however, those In charge permit
publishers to copy any article or articles.
provided due credit is given their source.
Semi-Annual Inspection of the Fores
Commanded by Chief Hunt.
The semi-annual inspection of the Port
land police force occurred yesterday af
ternoon at 2 o'clock at tho Armory, in
the presence of Chief of Police Hunt and
General Beebe and Slg Sichel, of the po
lice committee. Every officer in tfce city.
witn tne exception of a few left on duty
at the central station was present in f ull-
aress unirorm, ana the spectacle was
most awe-inspiring.. The mounted offi
cers came in for a special share of praise.
uruimaster Captain Moore put the offi
cers through their paces with the snap
ana aiscipilna of a well-drilled detach
ment of soldiery. Captain Bailey was in
command of the second nlcht relief, and
Chief Hunt in person commanded the day
relief in the absence of Captain Gritz-
macher, who was compelled to remain
at the station during the inspection.
juier tne anil and regular inspection at
the-Armory, the officers marched to the
central station down Washington street.
making an Imposing spectacle. Chief Hunt
aid not march. At the station General
Beebe addressed the officers, commending
mem on tneir soldierly appearance and
on the excellent work the small force is
doing in policing Portland.
I was well pleased with mr men."
said Chief Hunt after the inspection.
wnat we need Is more officers: and we
shall be compelled to have them in the
near future, that they may be disci
plined before the opening of the Iewis
and Clark Fair, when police work will
do greatly augmented in tho city on ac
count of the great crowds of strangers,
and the numerous Eastern crooks who
will, undoubtedly, visit Portland at that
time. I honestly believe that, for the size
of the force. Portland has the best force
on the Paclflo Coast."
Work on Four-Story Structure Will
. Begin Very Soon.
Plans of their new lodce bulldlnc wera
submitted to the Elks last evening and
approved. Construction will begin as
soon as the contract is let, for all finan
cial obstacles have been removed.
The building," as planned, will be of
brick, four stories in height Richard
Martin, Jr., is tho architect. Its cost will
be 575,000. Tho three dwellings now on
tho quarter block at the northeast cor
ner of Seventh and Stark streets, the site
of the new structure, have been sold and
the ground will at once be cleared.
A clay model of tho building will be dis
played at the next lodge meeting. Ac
cording to present plans, the ground and
second floors will be rented, and the two
upper floors retained for the uso of the
lodge. The committee which has the im
mediate arrangements for the building
in charge Is composed of R. D. Inraan,
w. J. van schuyver, D. Bolls Cohen and
. P. Finley.
Ancient Ecclesiastical Relic Which
Was Sold by Thief Is Restored.
NEW YORK, Nov. 3. The ancient ec
clesiastical cope, which was stolen from
the Cathedral of As coll, Italy, two years
ago, and later purchased by J. Pieroont
.Morgan, has been presented to tho Ital
ian government by Mr. Morgan. The pre
sentation was made through Baron Des-
planches, the Italian Ambassador, who
called by appointment on Mr. Morgan in
this city today. The cope Is now in. the
Victoria and Albert Museum at South
Kensington, England, to which it was
lent by Mr. Morgan.
In announcing that the precious relic
was to be presented to his government.
Baron Desplanches paid a high compli
ment to Mr. Morgan and said the im
portance of the event from an Italian
point of view could not be overestimated.
Japan Buys American Cotton.
OKLAHOMA CITY, O. T., Nov. 3. A cot
ton compress company in this city has
contracted to furnish fCO.000 worth of" cot
ton to a firm of Japanese for immediate
shipment to Nagasaki.
Case of Too Much Applause
Dental Students Make Suavq Explanation of Their Conduct
fsf TIT rijAuaia lnat 3 "what it was
f m juou a. ucuivabiruuua ui ap-
preclatlon," said a senior stu
dent of the North Pacific Dental Col
lege, referring to the disturbance which
broke up Dr. E. E. Lane's lecture on
"Metallurgy" last week.
"We were a little enthusiastic, and
the doctor got huffy and quit, see? So
wo stayed away at this week's lecture,
stayed away in a body."
Others of the class admitted that
they "had It In for. Dr. Lane," and
wanted him to get
out of the faculty,
si lust ct n what
Grounds. however!
was not very clear.
borne of the things
?Zs is having a falsetto
voice; not answer
ing questions as
quickly as they are
propounded to him;
reading his lectures
and not getting up
enough new, and or-
"Applause." lglnal matter on
the science of metallurgy.
Therefore it seems that, through a
rather general hostility to the doctor
the class seized an opportunity to let
him know their feelings toward him
by various suggestive coughs and a
united noise with some 40 odd pairs of
feet, thereby, strango to say, so an
noying the doctor that he abruptly left
the platform. So far as can ba learned
nobody was spanked or sent supperless
to bed.
"My lecture is the last on tho list
for the day," said Dr. Lane, when Inter
viewed yesterday. Tt is always a diffi
cult thing for a lot of young students
to maintain very
strict order and at
tention on a dry sub
ject, late in the
evening. ' Therefore
it is not surprising
if the exuberance of
youth should some
times manifest it
self. However, it
this time than any JJ
lecturer could over- wl
look without loss of
self-respect. One of
the students was
talking when I be
gan my lecture last
week and he persist
ed in talking, for ten. Ttiit Dr. tLwe did aiierwara
in a tone loud t
enough to disturb the attention of the
entire room. At last, without permit
ting any "note of anger, in my voice; I
jiouletly said:
I HITf than t mv M.un't-
Warwick Poolroom Remains
in Sheriffs Charge. .
Complaint Against Word Will Be
..Filed in Justice Setons Court
Today by Attorneys for
M. S. Nease.
The Warwick Club and saloon' on
Fourth street is still In possession of
Sheriff Word. Jasper Fuller, an armed
guard, maintains watch on the Inside, and
the outside doors are strongly bolted.
Judge E. B. Watson, representing M.
S. Neaae. proprietor of tho place, as at
torney, has prepared a complaint In
forcibly entry and detainer case against
the sheriff, which will be filed in -Justice
Seton's court, and will probably be set
for hearing today. Judge Watson says
by this means he will be able to eject the
Sheriff's armed force, and restore the
premises to Nease.
Tho suit of J. N. Fleshman. tho book
keeper in the place, against Sheriff Word
for 110,003 damages, also includes as de
fendants Chief Deputy Sheriff G. .P.
Morden, Jasper Fuller and Deputy Sheriff
John Cordono. Fleshman demands $5000
for alleged unlawful imprisonment of five
hours, and in this connection he avers he
was wrongfully marched through the
streets in- the presence of a large crowd
of persons, and was advertised as guilty
ofa crime, although innocent. He says
he was assaulted and beaten by the offi
cers, and for this asks $5000.
The latter part of his complaint is de
nied by the Sheriff's deputies, who, of
course, admit that they arrested Flesh
man and marched him through the streets.
Sheriff Word says he Is not afraid of
damage suits for performing his sworn
duty under the law. Henry E. McGinn,
his attorney, ridicules the idea, and says
he is willing to pledge himself to pay
any damages ever recovered against the
Sheriff in suits growing out of this raid
or others of a like character.
A. W. Nlemeyer, employed in the pool
room as a telegraph operator, receiving
reports by way of Spokane, Helena and
xenver, threatens to suo tho Sheriff for
damages, and also tho others who were
arrested, namely: J. E. Culllson, M; Dleg-
man, J. Stephens, William Humphreys
and Joe Marshall.
Bornr.lein & Cohen state that they
were consulted yesterday, regarding the
bringing of suits by two of the men who
were arrested. Judge Thomas O Day ad
mlts that he was advised with for the
same reason, and John F. Xogan and
Judge -iL I. Pipes were also consulted.
None of these lawyers has so far closed
an engagement with the poolmen, and It
Is supposed that the question of fees Is
the one thing that stands In the way. The
attorneys, it is said, want cash down and
are not willing to take cases on a con
tlnngency, that is to agree to accept as
a fee a share of what may be recovered
In damages from the Sheriff.
Frank Motter appears as attorney for
Fleshman. Judge Watson is not yet
ready to say if Nease will sue for dam
ages or what legal steps he will pursue.
except to take action to obtain possession
of his place of business and have Fuller.
the armed guard, relieved from further
Mrs. Mary E. Burbank, of Xo. Fayette,
Is the guest of her niece, Mrs. C. M
Pearson, at S75 East Yamhill street.
Charles Groffo, a mining man of Baker
City, returned to his home last night
after a business trip to Grant's Pass.
W. P. Burns, the veteran river mall
agent, running between this city and
Astoria, who has been confined to his
room with an attack of rheumatism. Is
now able to be out again. Mr. Burns is
now 82 years of age, and has been in the
postal service for tho past 25 years.
E. H. Blymyer, of Pittsburg, was
Portland visitor yesterday. Mr. Blymyer
Is the traveling freight agent of the Great
Northern Railway and is on a tour of In
spection over the lines of the road. He
left last night for Seattle where he will
spend a couple of days before starting Ton
his return trip East.
Mrs. E. J. Wakeman, well-known to
Portlanders as Instrumental in the up
who has no Interest in the work we are
trying to do here, ho may be excused
until examination time so far as I am
personally concerned.
"Nothing less severe could have been
said, 1 think. -Immediately thereafter
commenced a concert of coughs and of
shuffling of feet so evidently directed
at me that I could do nothing less than
stop. So I said
'"Ladles and gentlemen, I bid you
good evening,' and left, the room with
my lecture unflnisn
ed. I had forgotten
about the whole
matter practically,
at any rate had no
reeling of . rancor
on account
was some
my next lecture, tho
other night, to find
but three students
present. I went on
with my lecture as
n- t win ,iVnr. usual and shall con
the -goods anyway Hnuo P lecture reg
ularly In future.
'These are the first three lectures of
the seven on this subject. Of course,
definitions and fundamentals have to
be gone over first to prepare for tho
matter of later lectures. So at the
start, the students may get a great deal
that they can get out of their books.
always read my lectures for the sake
of exactness when it is necessary to re
fer back to a prev
ious statement. I
like to have any
questions written
and handed mo for
the same reason. In
reason. In siK V.C
I will say
Dot intend FL p
and. of S
that I do not
to resign
course, the students
must suit themselves
about attendance at
my lectures.
"I bear none of
them a particle of
malice and I shall
give them each a
fair, square deal at
examination time
next May. As usual,
they will -be exam
ined on the lectures D Lno be t
tSboks6 the bat next May.
Dr. Herbert C. Miller, dean of the
college, said that no request lor the re
moval of Dr. Lane had been made him
by anybody. He hinted that "exterior
.forces" were at tho bottom of the al
leged hostile feeling toward the doc
tor, whom he considers thoroughly
competent, though possibly a trlfl
hasty sometimes.
building of the Good Samaritan Hos
pital, has returned to Portland, her
health fully regained, and is occupying
her old position as superintendent of
the hospital. Ten months ago Mrs.
Wakeman was compelled to so East
and receive treatment.
NEW YORK, Nov. 3. (Special.) North
western t people registered at New York
noteis tooay as iouowsr
From Portland S. M. Blumauer and
wife, at the Wellington; J. D. Olsey, at
the Hoffman. '
From La Grande, Or. W. J.. Church and
. M. Church, at the New Amsterdam.
From Seattle M. Ubrecht-and wife at
the Imperial; G. F. Stone, at the Navarre;
E. Ripley, at the Herald-Square.
From Salem, Or. W. A. Jones and J.
Crelghton, Mrs. M. J. Crelghton, at the
Broadway Central.
From Spokane W. J. Williams. H. D.
Henol3, at the Imperial; Mrs. C D. Glass,
at the Park-Avenue.
Republican Managers Making Big Ef
fort to Get It Out.
Senator Charlps "W. Trriltnn Ytnn re
turned to Portland from ah extended
tour through the state in the Interest of
the Republican campaign. While on the
trip he spoke at Ontario, October 26;
Prairie City, October 28; Canyon City,
October 29; Burns, Octooer 31. and
at Newberg, Wednesday evening.
At all of tbs8o places rousing meet
ings were held, according to Senator
Fulton, and great Interest is being
manifested in the campaign since his
visits. Tho success of the speaker is
Bdward X. Whitehead.
Edward K. Whitehead, who died
several days ago, was one of the
beat-known men on the Portland water
front, especially to steamboat ex
cursionists. He had been employed
by the O. K. & K. Co. for 14 years
as mate on various boats running to
Astoria and to The Dalles. Healed of
pneumonia at the Mount Tabor Sani
tarium. Today his body will be sent
to Patterson, (N. J., where his par
ents live. He was 42 years of age
and was unmarried. He was popular
among steamboat men and excursion
ists and was a member of tho Van
couver Lodge of the Eagles.
very srratlfylng to State Chairman
Baker, who has to contend more ear
nestly against the apathy expressed
towards political meetings than against
any indication that the voters will not
be at the doIIs on Tuesaay next.
The State Committee has printed a
second edition of its circular letter to
the voters which will be distributed In
thl3 city and county. The closing par
agraph Is turned Into an appeal to the
voters and business men generally to
get all tho voting population to tho
polls on Tuesday next. It says:
"In concluding this letter to you,
your attention 1b Invited to a joint et
fort that Is being made by the Multno
mah County organization and the State
Committee to obtain the consent of the
business men of Portland to afford their
employes an opportunity next Tuesday
to vote, and to emphasize, if you please,
the importance of their doing so. Some
member of Chairman Boise s commit
tee will call upon you for an expression
regarding your attitude on this ques
tlon. As chairman of the State Organ!
zatlon, may I bespeak for him the favor
of your kmdly -consideration in our en
deavor to get out the vote. .
County Chairman Whitney L. Bolso
Is growing enthusiastic over the sue
cess met by him and his workers In the
effort to bring out the vote of the city
and vicinity. On every hand assurances
are being given that the organization
will meet with hearty support in its
efforts to'show the full Increase of tho
state by tho election returns. Those
employers who have been visited by the
committee have expressed themselves
as heartily in accord with the move
ment and will not only close their
places of business but will make
personal effort to get all of their men
to go to tho polls.
The efforts on the part of the State
Committee towards securing the fullest
possible vote have been" redoubled by
the news received at headquarters from
Seattle that all of the commercial In
terests of the city are united In an ef
fort to bring out the vote regardless of
its kind. Washington Is working for an
increase of 32 per cent and if Oregqn
is able to show the same proportionate
growth the stato will havo to cast 110,
000 votes next week.
It is estimated at the state head
quarters that should Multnomah County
cast 90 per cent of Its registration,
Oregon's total vote will be at least 10
per cent greater than that of Juno last,
and If- that Increase is made, the State
Committee claims a plurality of 30,000,
at the very lowest estimate. W. H. Har
risdn, tho precinct committeeman from
Amity, Yamhill County, voices the son
tlment of State Chairman Baker in
letter written to the latter in which ho
says: "If all the precincts in Oregon do
as well by Roosevelt and Fairbanks as
mine will, your 30,000 will look like
30 cents.
Great preparations arc being made
for the rally of Saturday night and
Chairman Boise, who has the arrange
ments in charge, is confident from what
he has heard that it will be tho lare
est held in'Pqrtland this year, with the
possible exception of the Fairbanks
meeting at the Armory.
Improving Water Service.
Following the appropriation passed by
the Council Wednesday, which authorized
the tjexpediture of $30,000. the excess re
celved by the water office, the Water
Board yesterday afternoon awarded bids
which cut a big hole Into the surplus.
To tho United States Cast Iron & Pips
Company -went a contract for a quantity
of water main pipe at 517,000. The Crane
Company received the contract for stop
cocks and valves amounting to nearly
$4000. The Board will soon order the con
struction of several large mains which
havo repeatedly been petitioned for, as
well as many" smaller service pipes.. It
was supposed that this work ce-uld not
be done before next year, but the unpre-
cedentediy large reeetpui mM meaer
Bwntetfs Xxtraci et VwsdOsr
Xtad jEctMtvljr tor all tatdtac totals sad slafeW
Democrats Leave $t00,000
Dangling in the Air.'
Wheti They See the Challenge the
Democrats Turn the Other Way4
and Talk of Something
Else. . '
Wager That Roosevelt will be elected.
Amount One hundred thousand dol
Odds Four to one.
One hundred thousand dollars or any
tim-t of th same at four to one. that
President Rooseveit will be re-elected to
the Presidency of the United States of
America. This is the announcement
posted on the bulletin-boards of the Coe
Commission Company. And there has
been no call for police to keep the crowd
The notice was posted yesterday after
noon and attracted a great deal of atten
tion, but there have been no takers, in
splto of the handsome odds. Nor are
there any Immediate prospects.
There are no conditions to the wager.
the bet being simply that President
Roosevelt will be re-elected. There Is
nothing said about majorities, pluralities.
Indiana or New lork. It Is a straight
open-and-shut proposition, giving the
chance for believers In the success of
Judge Parker to back their candidate
with the legal tender of the Republic
There are evidently few Parker men who
have time to consider tho proposition, and
tho "fact furnished no little amusement
for the Coo Company and Its employes
yesterday. i
Along In the early hours of the after
noon a well-known Democratic capitalist
entered the offices of the company to look
over the latest quotations in stocks.
"See that notice?" asked an employe.
The capitalist had to, be shown. Where
upon he became Industrious looking up
the present status of Northern Pacific
"See that notice another moneyed
Democrat was asked.
"Wheat appears to be strong today,"
be answered.
"Don't you .think those odds are at
I'll talk about it later," said the cap
italist. "Got an( appointment now."
The notice posted by the company looks
to the Democrats like a challenge. A
syndicate may come forward. Just to
show they are game, and take a part of
the $100,000. but it will be a charitable
act and not regarded In tho light of a
profitable business proposition. Demo
crats looked through the window last
evening after the ofllces were closed, saw
the notice and ground their teeth in rage.
'There is only one way, said a promi
nent Democrat last night. "We can pre
tend that we are emulating the foremost
quality of our candidate and state that
we havo nothing to say.
"Will you take a part of tho S100.OOO?"
was asked.
"It grieves me to say," came the an
Bwer, "that only this morning I invested
all my ready cash.
"But you think Parker will be elected V
"There's not the least particle of doubt
of It. He will carry Indiana and New
York and several other doubtful states
'But you don't think so $100,000 worth.
do your
'Excuse me. quoth the Democrat;
"I've promised to meet a man "
As the red rag Is to the angry bull Is
the announcement of the wager to the
Parkerites. Republicans who looked
through the window at the challenge
smiled a knowing smlla.
'That some Republican is able to bet
S100.000 Is an evidence of prosperity that
cannot be denied, ' said a disciple of
'The money 13 probably put up by a
trust," said a Democrat.
'Then I suppose you 11 take the bet and
break some trust," said the Republican.
But the Democrat wasn't talking.
Judgment Given Jennings for Aliena'
tlon of His Wife's Affections.
A judgment against John 5. Seed and
In favor of Orvllle D. Jennings for 95000
damages for alienating the affections of
Jennings' wife, Helen Cynthia Jennings;
was rendered yesterday by Judge Frazer.
Seed was not In court at the time, and
his attorney, J. C Moreland, was not
present. Seed, when the suit was filed In
June last, went to Oregon City to evade
service. The Sheriff of Clackamas County
served him with the summons and com
plaint, and Judge Moreland questioned the
legality of this proceeding and, contending
that tho court here bad no Jurisdiction,
failed to appear. In deciding the case,
Judge Frazer said:
"I have reached the conclusion that the
summons Was properly served, and this
court has Jurisdiction of the defendant.
Seed. In addition to the reasons given by
Judge George for holding that opinion. I
might specify that I believe the pre
sumptions are all In favor of this court
having Jurisdiction. Failing to answer,
the defendant is in default. I will fix the
amount of damages at $5000, and Seed will
have to pay the costs and disbursements.
Suit for Divorce and Criminal Charge
Befall McLaughlin.
Almira J. McLaughlin yesterday sued
W. N. McLaughlin for a divorce In the
State Circuit Court and upon application
of her attorney, John F. Logan, Judge
George Issued an order restraining Mc
Laughlin from molestlngf his wife or
sending her Indecent letters or incumber
Ing her property, valued at $7000. The
litigants were married at McMInnvllIe in
March, 190L In April, following. Mrs.
McLaughlin alleges, her husband began a
course of cruel treatment toward her,
falsely accused her of infidelity, and in
July she was compelled to leave him.
Since that time she -says he has sent her
numerous scurrilous. Indecent letters, and
In October she submitted & letter to the
united states postal authorities and
caused mm to ne arrested. Mrs. McLaugh
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Un further avers that McLaughlin is a
man of jealous nature and ungovernable
temper, and has carried on a vexatious
espionage upon her and her movements,
and she has feared for her bodily safety.
McLaughlin owns property In Folk County
and the plaintiff asks for a one-third In
terest In It and $40 per month permanent
Says Allen Himself Was to Blame.
The City & Suburban Railway Company,
In answer to the suit for damages of John
Allen, who was thrown from the platform
of a Third-street car, says he was not
holding on, but was carelessly rolling a
cigarette at the time of the accident. The
company alleges that Allen should have
gone Inside of the car, where there were
only four passengers, and that any In
juries he sustained were the result of his
own negligence.
Woman's Voice Neve Silent.
Emll Clement, a sailor who imagines
that he hears a woman talking to him
all the time, which disturbs him so that
he cannot Bleep, was examined by Judge
Webster and Dr. Sandford Whiting yester
day and ordered committed to the Insane
asylum. Clement said he could hear the
woman talking all the time, even when he
could not see her.
Small Firs In Famous Hotel.
NEW TORK, Ncr. -i. Fire In a sta
tionery store on the first floor of the As
tor House building, at Broadway and
Vesey street, today filled the dining-room
and several apartments In the upper part
of the hotel with smoke. The guests had
been warned that there was no danger,
and there was no. excitement, fhe flames
were confined to the stationery store and
were subdued with a I0S3 of hardly more
tban $2000. The only accident in connec
tion with the fire occurred when a small
boy who was passing the building was
struck and badly cut by a piece of a
plate-glass window. The Are started from
some unknown cause. t
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