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THE- MORNING OKEGONIAX, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 1907.
DO NOT MUD M
ADVANCE IN RATES
Two Witnesses Offer Testi
mony Damaging to Cause
.of the Lumbermen.
MILLION IN FIVE YEARS
Johan Poulsen Testifies as to His
Company's Profits Will Not Ad
mit Any .Favoritism in Being
Furnished Cars by Roads.
WASHINGTON. Dec. 17.-That "his com
pany has made 11.000.000 In the past Ave
years was the testimony of Johan Poul
sen, of the Inman-Poulsen Lumber Com
pany, of Portland, at the hearing of the
Pacific Coast lumber-rate question be
fore the Interstate Commerce Commis
sion today. Mr. Poulsen Is one of the de
fendants and started out by making this
statement when called to the stand.
He gave the average cost of production
as $12.50 per thousand feet and the selling
price as J16.50. but had not made that
margaln of profit at all times. He gave
some details about the business of hia
mill, stating that propably a quarter of
its output was exported, and only about
JO per cent shipped by rail.
Does Not Mind Advance in Rates.
He said the advance in rates would not
cause any serious hardship, as with only
10 per cent of the output going by rail,
that would mean an average of 27 cents
per lOnO'feet on the entire output, which
could be distributed among loggers, mill
men and yardmen, costing each only 9
cents per 1000 feet.
He was cross-examined by J. N. Teal
for the lumbermen, who asked him about
his relationship to other mill men in
Portland. Poulsen said he belonged to
no association of that kind. Questioned
about his attitude during the strike last
Spring, he said he had decided not to
give an advance in wages because he saw
hard times coming and did not want to
help create a wrong situation. He de
clared that he had always been with
worlcingmen and had not reduced wages
and did not propose to do so if he could
Ex-Governor Clough Testifies.
Ex-Governor D. M. Clough, of Minne
sota, now connected with the Clark Nlck
erson Lumber Company, of Everett,
"Wash., was also a witness for the de
fendants. Ex-Governor Clough testified
that his company had made more than
$500,000 during Jhe pa3t five years in the
purchase, cutting and shipping of lum
ber. On cross-examination he said that
on common lumber shipped to San Fran
cisco Bay points his company had made
no money. Its profits being made on the
high grades of lumber produced and
shipped by rail.
It was his belief that most of the large
lumber companies could produce lumber
and market It at the advanced rates fixed
by the railroads at a fair profit.
Pressed by attorneys for the complain
ants, ex-Governor Clough admitted that
while other companies were complaining
of a lack of cara for the handling of their
products, his company had not been em
barrassed in that way. He did not ad
mit that this was due to ny peculiarly
close relations with the railroad compa
nies which his company enjoyed.
Will Not Admit Being Favored.
Effort was made to connect operations
of his mill with James J. Hill or with
Interests controlling the Great Northern,
but Clough dented close relation with
Hill and did not know about' the connec
tion of D. M. Robbins, of St. Paul, the
principal stockholder in his mill, with the
Counsel for the lumbermen tried to get
admissions from Clough and Poulsen
that they had been favored in car dis
tribution by roads they did business with,
but they were not advised as to what
other mills were getting- in the way of
car supply. Clough said he piled lumber
up in his yards and PoulBen said he ex
ported his lumber when he could not get
any other outlet.
Advances in Price of Logs.
Johan Poulsen, a sawmill operator at
Portland! Or., testified today that there
had been an advance in the price of
logs of from t6 to $12 In the past two
years. This advance, he explained, was
due in part, at least, to the San Fran
cisco earthquake and fire, which created
an immense demand for lumber. The log
ging associations, he said. Increased the
price of logs at almost every meeting.
interesting testimony was given at the
afternoon hearing by Mr. Millard, a lum
ber operator In Louisiana, In the yellow
pine district. He said that while the ad
vance In rates on the lumber from the
North Pacific States would benefit the
yellow pine lumber manufacturers, it
would tend to equalize the rates from
the two districts, as four or five years
ago the yellow pine people were subjected
to an advance from 1 cent to 5 cents a
hundred pounds. He explained that the
yellow pine manufacturers came into
competition with the Pacific Coast lum
ber as far west as Denver. He was In
clined to the view that the rates as fixed
by the advance would fairly equalize the
rate situation between the yellow pine
manufacturers and the North Pacific
Coast manufacturers of lumber.
BOYCOTT GETS BODY BLOW
(Continued From First Page.)
criminati'e treatment against organ
ised labor. President V,ancleve, of the
Rtove company, it was charged, die
charged as an employe the president of
a St. Louis local union and threatened
to discharge all other members of the
union committee of employes that
sought to deal with him.
The court held that the contention
of the defense, . that there cannot be
unlawful combination where each
member thereof might do individually
the thing contemplated without respon
sibility to the law, has much of plaus
ibility and "seems to evade accurate
Judge Gould cited authorities, how
ever, to show that a combination .of
two or more persons with such an in
tent and under such circumstances that
Rive thorn, when so combined, a power
to do an Injury they would not possess
as individuals acting jointly, has al
ways been recognized as In Itself
wrongful and illegal.
Judge Gi'uld also handed down two
opinions granting permanent Injunctions
In the case of Bender against the Bakers
and Confectioners' Union and Lawton
against the International Carriage and
Wagon Workers, two local cases which
the court decided- along the same lines as
the Buck stove case.
Decision Is Far-Reaching.
James H. Beck, of New""York, ex
Assistant Attorney-General who,-with
Daniel Davenport, of Bridgeport. Conn.,
and J. J. Darlington, of this city, who
represented the Buck company,. said:
"While the decision contains no n.w de
parture in legal principles and simply fol
lows the weight of authority in both the
Stat and Federal Court, the case la of far
reaching effect as the first case where the
American Federation of Iabor, as a body, has
been enjoined from using lis chief weapon of
offense and defense, the boycott.
For years the manufacturers throughout
the country have feared the 'formidable black
list of the Federation with Its membership
of nearly two million . men. and many of
them, in some .cases, whole Industrie have
yielded to the demands of the Federation.
Previous Injunction suits to prevent these
widespread boycotts have been brought
against local and state labor organizations,
with remedial result which were purely
local. In this case the Injunctions are
granted against the officers and Executive
Council, by whose orders boycotts are de
clared and prosecuted.' Such boycotts, are
now declared unlawful in the District of
Columbia, where the headquarters of the
Federation are. While the court did not pass
on the application of the Sherman Anti-Trust
Law to the plaintiffs interstate trade, yet this
omission is of minor - importance, as that
point will soon be passed upon by the Bu
preme Court of the United States in a case
which recently advanced for argument and
argued. , ,
J. H. Ralston, of counsel for the Fed
eration, said tonight that he had no
opinion to express regarding the decision;
the injunction was a temporary one and
that, in so far as the Sherman law or
the Interstate commerec law, which ques
tion had been raised In the proceedings,
was concerned, he regarded the decision
as affecting that phase of the case a vic
tory for the defense.
FREDKRICK E. SARGEANT, OF
JEWELERS NATIONAL, DEAD.
Bank Closely Connected With Chase
National of New York Will Open
for Business, a Usual.
' NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass., Dec. 17.
Frederick E. Sargeant, vice-president
and cashier of the Jewelers National
Bank .of this town, and prominently iden
tified with .business in North Attleboro
and Providence, R. I.,' was found dead in
the bathtub at his apartments by his
wife tonight. According to the medical
examiner, death was due to accidental
When the news of Sargeaut's sudden
death became generally known there was
an informal meeting of several of the
bank's directors, which lasted until a late
hour. The directors got into communica
tion with Albert H. Wiggin, of New York,
president of the Institution, and also vice
president of the Chase National Bank of
that city, and acting upon his instructions
the bank will reopen for business as usual
tomorrow.' A call has been issued for a
meeting of all the directors tomorrow.
National Bank Examiner Harry F. Cur
rier, of Maiden.- will be present to go over
the bank's books. ,
Mr. Currier made a regular examination
of the bank's books yesterday, at the
same time that a regular meeting of the
bank's directors was being held, and so
far as known the accounts were found
Cashier Sargeant, It is said, had been
suffering from Indigestion for the past
The Chase National Tank of New York
holds a majority of the stock of the Jew
eler National and as Mr. Wiggin lives
in that city, Mr. Sargeant has had charge
of the local institution.
SEflHCH SUITABLE - PLACES
GROUNDS FOR MANEUVERS ARE
.'WANTED IN CALIFORNIA.
All Troops on Coast to Be Brought
to This State and Maps Are
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 17. (Special.)
Colonel J. W. Duncan, chief of staff, has
been very busy this last week accumu
lating mkps of all the different sections
of California, where It might be advisable
to hold maneuvers early during the com
. There has been some talk of holding the
maneuvers at American Lake, Washing
ton, but that is now out of the ques
tion, as since the divisions were abolished
ouly the troops of the Department of the
Columbia could utilize American Lake
the troops of this department must have
their maneuvers in this state.
The Heney ranch at Atascade and the
Baron von Schroder properties at Santa
Marguerita, it is reported, are both avail
able should the Government decide to se
lect the Southern portion of the state as
a field of rendezvous.
Sections in the Northern portion of the
state are also being looked info. The
present Intention Is to concentrate all the
troops of the Coast in California for these
WILLING. BUT NOT SEEKING
(Continued From First Page.)
has not been a candidate for anything
but the confidence of the people. He adds
that, if he should hereafter decide to be
a candidate for any office, he would say
so frankly. The statement follows-
"Washington, Dec. 17, 1907.-I do not
know that I am called upon to make a
statement at this time, but In view of
liic tniiuua i uiiifirx in wmi i
the alleged political activity of friends
ui mine in my interest, I will say that I
have not been a candlate for anything
but the confidence of the people In the
discharge of my duties as Secretary of
the Treasury. I have not In person
sought nor have the friends whose names
have been mentioned In this connection
sought to influence political movements in
my interest; and I have not, nor have
they, used any influence, directly or In
directly, to secure political support for
or against my candidacy for- the Presi
dency, and accusations that such has
been done are unqualifiedly false. In no
office, in no department with which I am
connected, have I authorized or permitted
officials or employes to influence any
such movements, nor shall I do so.
"In common with many' other citizens,
I have decided views as to policies and
as to candidates, but I shall refrain from
expressing them until I believe it Is
proper for me to do so. Upon this state
ment I am entirely content to leave the
... v. . .. ....... v. .. wuvtusiuns re
garding such rumors as those to which
"Tf in (ha ftltitV T shall ifuiU.
a candidate for any office, I shall be pre-
JJ 11 1 l J iu oaj " ' ' 1 nitu Biaio me
grounds upon which I ask for support.
In the meantime I shall try, as I havo
tried In the past, to conduct the Treas
ury Department for the benefit of the
people of the whole country, and abso
lutely without regard to whether any
action I may take In the line of my duty
may adversely affect my personal or po
MISSOURI LINES UPFOR TAFT
Only One Member of State Commit
tee -Out of Line.
ST. IX1UIS. De,c. 17. With but one
member out of line when the final vote
was taken, the Republican State Corn-
Some Drugstore 'Copy Our Spe
cial Sales, but Remember
I. Ipman - W olfe's
Sells A I.I, Standard Remedies and
Toilet Article t CUT
PRICES at ALL Times.
Established 1850-FIFTY-SEVEN YEARS IN BUSINESS-Etablished 1850
Good Merchandise Only Quality Considered Our Prices Are Always the Lowest
Talking- Machine, $1
Down, $1 a Week
A Theater In Tour Home The
SlnKrrs and IMoyera of the
World at V cm r Command.
Store Open This Evening and Every Evening Until Christmas Merchandise Orders A
ceo m mod a-
Vanity Purses and Card
Cases at Special Prices
The most stylish purse of
the season, made of best Ger
man silver, will wear for
years'. We also have the
genuine sterling silver. En
graved free. "
$3.00 Vanity Purses and
$3.50 Vanity Purses and
Cases. . . . ..L... $1.58
$4.00 Vanity Purses and Cases S1.98
$4.50 Vanity Purses and Cases. .... .$2.38
$.00 Vanity Purses and Cases. .... .Jj52.78
$5-50 Vanity Purses and Cases $2.98
$6.00 Vanity Purses and Cases $3.18
$6.75 Vanity Purses and Cases ...... $3.58
$7.50 Vanity Purses and Cases. $3.98
Many pretty Cigarette Cases at reduced
35c Xmas Bells, 18c
Red Crepe Xmas Bells, the largest size,
regular 35c values, today
only. . . .-
Headquarters for Christmas Stationery, 1908 cal
endars. Crepe Paper Novelties, Christmas Cards
and Tags of all kinds.
Portland's Largest Book Store
Jo O P,
The Shuttle. Frances Hodgson
Rosalind al Red Gate. Mered
$1.18 Fiction 50c
Right of Way. Gilbert Parker.
St. Elmo. Augusta J. Evans. .
Man on Box. Harold MacGrath.
The Helmet of Navarre. Bertha
The Cost. David Graham Phil
lips. Castle C r a n e y Crow. Mc
Adventures of She rlock
The Hound of the Basker
The Little Minister (fine 111.
The Christian. Hall Caine.
Letters of a Self-Marie Mer
chant to His Son. Lorimer.
The Hon. Peter Stirling. Ford.
Prisoner of Zenda. Hope.
Rupert of Hentzau. Hope.
. There is nothing that is so inexpensive, and at
the same time so much appreciated, as a book;
therefore, why not give a book for Christmas?
The Latest and Best Fiction
Publishers' Price $1.50-Our Price $1.18
The Golden Horseshoe. Robert Aitken.
The Lion's Share. Octave Thanet. .
The Heart of Jessy Laurie. Amelia Barr.
Letitia. George Madden Martin.
Ewlng's. Lady. Harry Leon Wilson.
With Juliet In England. Grace S. Richmond.
The Broken Road. A. E. W. Mason.
The Smuggler. Ella Mlddleton Lybout.
If I Were King. McCarthy.
The Gray Cloak. McGrath.
The Call of the Wild. London
Wings of the Morning. Tracy,
- Aud many others.
75c Alcazar Classics 29c
Bound In de luxe individual
bindings, rubricated title
page, fine illustrations. Titles
of perennial Interest and
Abbe C o n s t a n tin. Ludovic
Attic Philosopher, The. Emile
Autocrat of the Breakfast
Bitter Sweet. J. G. Holland.
Brooks, Phillips. Addresses.
Browning's, Robert, Selections.
Child's Garden of Verses, A. R.
Christmas Carol. Dickens.
Courtship of Miles Standlsh.
Henry W. Longfellow.
Cranford. Mrs. Gaskell.
Dog of Flanders, A. Oulda.
Dream Life. Mitchell.
Dreams. Olive Schrelner.
Drummonds, Henry, Addresses.
Edltha's Burglar. F. H. Bur
nett. Evangeline. H. W. Longfel
low. And many others.
Ingold.by Legends, $5.00
Edition de luxe, over 100 il
lustrations In color and tint
by Arthur Rockham.
The Arabian Nights, $5
Edition de luxe, illustrated
in color by Edmund Dulac
Xmas Gift Series, 50c
In holly boxes, each book
decorated with a spray of
holly. Many titles among them.
Lady of the Lake.
Prince of the House of David.
Prue and I.
Reveries of a Bachelor.
Courtship of Miles Standlsh.
rilawatna, etc., etc.
Seven hundred and .'
fifty finest Silk Um
brellas for men and
women, in black and
colors, choicest import-;
ed handles such, as
ivory, gold, silver,5
pearl, trimmed with
trimmed and plain:
$5 Umbrellas, $3.25 ,
$7 Umbrellas, $4.35
$io Umbrellas, $6.75
$12 Umbrellas, $8.50
The new "Fluffy Ruf
fles" Umbrella Is the swell-'
Bt tiiinar of the season and
can be found, among many
other novelties, at Lipman
Thousands of Other Books. Twenty Book Salesmen to Wait on You.
II III Iff
J 11 n U! V H
All 25c Sheet Music 5 Pieces for $1.00 Glove and Merchandise Certificates SK&em
Sterling Silver Tableware
Vals. to $2 on Sale at 98c
Every piece guaranteed 925-1000 fine. Pretty pieces of
Sterling Silver for your own table or for holiday gifts. A
limited quantity on sale for Wednesday only.
'$1.75 Sugar Spoons, each
$2.00 Sugar Sifters, each
$2.00 Whipped Cream Ladles
$2.00 Chocolate Muddlers
$2.00 Sugar Tongs, each
$1.75 Olive Spoons, each
$1.75 , Pickle Spoons, each
$1.50 Mustard Spoons, each
$1.50 Salt Spoons, each
$2.00 Lettuce Forks, each
$1.75 Berry Forks, each
$3.50 Vals., $1.95
Etchings, great variety of subjects,
in hardwood frames. Most notable
picture offering of the year, includ
ing Tozier moor scenes, depicted as
only Tozier can, who dwells amidst
the mists of misty Dartmoor in order
to live and breathe their mysteries.
Lake, mountain and moor 'scapes,
whose genuine realism you cannot
miss- $3.00 and $3.50
Perfumes for Christmas Gifts
Ed Belezalre 1,1 lac,
O r a h annlfl. Vinlt In
Eastman s jferiumen, all
odors. In fancy 7'?f
Eastman's Oriental Per
fumes, in Japa- O e?
nese box OtJw
Eastman's Perfume and
Toilette Water, vlolette(P -f 9C
odor, fancy box
Eastman's Royal Perfume,
odors, fancy box, 2 1 O e
Eastman's Royal Perfume, all
fauey 4-ounce bottle, 1 en
all odors p X.W
Ideal Box Perfum e s. silk-
Violet Bouquet Farnease, in
leather box, sale - tfQ
Roprer & Gallet New Vlolette,
1 -ounce bottle, 25
Roger & Gallet Peau- d'Espairne,
fancy box powder, soap and
two perfumes,: sale CC OE
Jndlan Hay Perfume In 2 71?
two Dottles -r
Rokit & Galret V.ra Vlolrttn
Powder, Soap and jl 7K
Roger et Gallet Vera Vlnlette,
In box, two bot- TO O C
Bouquet Farnese, Violet Pow
der, Perfume and i$if3 00
Roger & GaUet D e P a r m e
.Powder, Soap and A. TCI
Attar of Violets In fancy bot
tle, silver mount- $2 25
Reve Fleurl, 2-ounee CI 9 0
bottles, three in box. . P 4
Eastman's Oriental Perfume, in
fancy secret lock 0 nf
box. carved P.JJ
Eastman's Vlolette Petals, In
fancy box. satin llnd. 2H
ounce bottle, sale C i o c
2d Floor Indian Blankets, Rugs. Couch Covers, Table Covers, Blankets, Comforts v1
Teddy Bear postal card album,
good cloth covers, holds 105
cards, assorted colored AQ
backs, 75e values tOC
$1.50-$1.75 Albums $1.18
Finely bound albums, padded
covers, fancy designs, large size
books, holding 300 to 500
cards; v.alues J1 IQ
$1.75, on sale at . . . .P 1 P
$2.50-$2.75 Albums $1.78
Finely bound postal card al
bums, some padded covers, all
handsome designs; hold from
300 to 500 ti no
Teddy Bear postal card albums,
cloth covers, assorted "1 Q.f
colors. . ... .OC
Large assortment pretty 1908
Calendars, all prices.
The Latest Fads in Leather Bags for Christmas Gifts
Our Assortment of Novelties in Leather Goods Was Never So Extensive and Prices Never So Low
$8 down to
Imported Leather Handbags In
choice variety of fancy colorings;
buff alligator, 16 and $7 "t QC
values, at ifmaa
Real Seal and Genuine' Morocco
spcc?abia. .y..r.t.h. .v: .$3.00
Vanity Bass, choice of seal, morocco,
walrus and buff alligator QCfi
leathers, ti down to... OU
Men'a Collar Bnsra, draw string, con
venient for travelers, CS C.
$2.50 and down no
Men'a Car. Caara. bill and letter
books, cigar, cigarette cases, Cftn
etc.. J7.50 down to
Collar and Cnff Boxes, with patent
button box, $4.25 and down 75 C
Children' Handbags, In black and
fancy colors, $1.25 and AUr
down to . OC
Alligator Basra, patent head and foo.t
combination, $27.50 and CCS QO
down to ipiJ.tlO
I'lnln Hornbuc-k Alllg;nt- C4, C
or Bas;a, $20 and down to.. J'x.Jl
Seal Leather Handbnca, finest natur
al seal. 9 inches long, . CA, QC
$7.60 bag at if'H.iJO
BOXED PAPER 28c
Pretty holly box, containing 1
quire paper and envelopes, lat
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50c value ..-OC
75c Holly Boxed Paper 38c
Large box containing 50 sheets
paper and 50 envelopes,
good linen fabric finish, lat
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35c Holly Boxed Paper 18c
Box containing 1 quire paper
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$1 Holly Boxed Paper 68c
Large box full of choiee Sta
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shape; regular $1.00
value for .. vJOC
Unadvertised Sales Books, Teddy feears, Waists, Suits, Jewelry. Pictures, Pyrography
Xmas Sale of Furs Correctly Named and Correctly Priced
"Honesty" is the first principle of conscientious fur selling. Furs have been offered generally throughout this country under name
disguises. We call each piece by its right name ; we sell it as just what it is. Nearseal is not offered as sealskin, nor is dyed wildcat
sold as "black lynx," etc, etc. The prices are as far below the prices of fur stores as our jewelry is below the prices of the jewelry
stores even on furs costing $50, $100 and upward. K
Fancy Cluster Scarfs of fine quality Isabella, opossum trimmed at each
end with three natural fur tails.. .Regularly sold at $5.00. ffO A. tZ
Sale price tpJ.HJ
Fancy Scarf, of fine blended Isabella opossum, trimmed
with two far heads and six natural far tails; all lined
with satin. Sale price $9.00.
35-inch Four-in-hand Tie of fine quality natural gray squirrel, lined with
gray satin'. Sold regularly at $7.50, Christmas saleCJ QO
, f JLaft
60-inch Four-in-Hand Scarfs of finest quality Australian
white ermiiie; all lined with white satin. Sale price $3.50.
Fancy Cluster Scarf of blended water mink, 65 inches long, fhade with two
tabs and two fur heads, and finished at each end with one PC Off
fur tail and two claws. Sold regularly at $8.50. Sale price. POfc?
Fine Fnr Set, consisting of muff and 60-inch scarf, of ;
finest quality black Australian lynx; the scarf is all lined
with finest brocaded silk ; the muff is lined with satin, $20.
Fancy Fur Set of fine quality Isabella opossum; the scarf is 65 inches
long, trimmed with two fur heads and six natural fur tails ; 5Q 2 C
the muff is lined with satin. Regular .$13.50 value
Separate 12-inch muff of best Quality Isabella opossum,
lined with brown satin. The sale price is only $5.00.
mittee. In session here today, adopted ft.
resolution indorsing the candidacy of
William H. Taft for the presidency and
St. Louis. February 17, was set as the
date and place for the State Convention,
at which delegates to the National Con
vention will ,be chosen.
SUIT 10 ANNUL ELECTION
Seaside Resident Would ' Restrain
Councllmen From TakiTig Seats.
ASTORIA, Or..' Dec. 17. (Special.) A
suit was filed In the Circuit Court this
afternoon by A. E. Miller aerainst W.
E. Burke, Recorder of Seaside, and H. C.
Anderson and E. S. Henningrer, to prevent
the latter two-named defendants from as
suming offices to which they were re
cently elected. The complaint asserts
that the plaintiff 1b a resident and tax
payer at Seaside; that Defendant Burke
Is Recorder of Seaside, and that at the
municipal election held on December 11
defendants Henninger and Anderson re
ceived the highest number of votes cast
for the offices 'of treasurer and council
man from the Second Ward, respectively.
Continuing, the complaint alleges that
neither Henninger nor Apderaon is a tax
payer In Seaside, and under the charter
of the town are not qualified to hold of
fice; that these two defendants, as well
as the Mayor of t;.j town, are employes
of the Seaside Mill Company and formed
a combination to defeat certain amend
ments to the city charter; that the said
mill company uses a large quantity of
water, rendering It impossible, to supply
the town and lt inhabitants with vater
during the Summer season and thus cut
ting off the revenues of the town. The
complaint further allege that by a con-'
tinuance of such acts Seaside and Ihe
plaintiff In this suit will suffer irrepar
able loss and subject their property to
danger of loss, by fire, and that if Ander
son is allowed to qualify as a Council
man his actions In the Council will be il
legal and the town will thus not be abie
to carry on Its business. It asks that
Defendant W. E. Burke be restrained
from issuing a certificate of election to
either Henninger or Anderson, until the
further order of the court. The petition
for a temporary injunction will be ar
gued before County Judge Trenchard to
morrow. . .
Receiver Tor Glendale Bank.
ROSEBURG, Or., Dec. 17. (Special.)
R. A. Jones and E. E. Redfleld today
petitioned that Judee Hamilton appoint
a receiver for the State Bank at Glen
dale, which avoided a run yesterday by
failing to open Its doors.
J. L. WInchell was at once appointed
and his bonds fixed at 20.000. By all
conversant with the facts there is hut
one opinion and that is that the bank
was fully solvent and ahle to pay dollar
for dollars of all its liabilities, but evil
minded persons put into circulation false
reports, caused by a failure of one or
more milling concerns, all ot which pre
cipitated an uncalled for run, resulting
In suspension.. The' depositors will now
be forced to await the slow process of
a settlement In tha courts.