Morning Oregonian. (Portland, Or.) 1861-1937, November 10, 1908, Page 4, Image 4

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    Trr AinnvTVfi nRFfinvt'iV TT'ESnAY. OVE3IBEK lO.
1UOS.
ROOT IS CHOSEN
FOR PUTT'S SEAT
Roosevelt Confers With New
York Leaders on Sen
atorship. WILLING TO ACCEPT JOB
Wadtworth and Ward Consult Pres
ident. Who Favor Root, bat Will
Kep Hands Off Root Is
Noncommittal as Yet.
WASHINGTON. Nov. . It la the
opinion in Waalilng-ion that as a result
of a Ion conference at the White Houae
today between President Roosevelt.
James Wadsworth. Jr.. Speaker of the
w York Ptate Assembly, and Wffilara
I ' Ward. .Republican National commit
teeman, the man who will be supported
v them next January to Succeed
Thomas C Piatt on March 4. IS.- as
Vnlted States Senator will be Blhu
Root, of Clinton. N. Y.. the present Sec
retary of State.
Neither Mr. Ward nor Mr.- Wadawortlt
would dtscues the matti-r. but It Is
known that the Secretary Is not averse
to accepting tlie candidacy providing he
Is assured there Is no opposition to him.
Mr. Roosevelt personally favors Mr.
Root, but Mr. WaJsworth said today he
Had. received assurances from tie Presi
dent that he would not Interfere in the
selection of th next Senator. ' When Sec
retarv Loeb was asked whether the
President had alven this assurance ha
declared that It was no use for the
President to Interfere, leaving- the In
ference that the matter already had been
settled. ,
Mr. Root declared today that he had
made no announcement that he would
he a candidate and that he could not
discuss the matter. Ho had Just come
from the President's office. Mr. Root
said that he had written several letters
on the subject of the Senatorship. but
In nona of them had he said he would
be a candidate. '
GOMPERS STILL DEFIANT
fConttnud from First Pae
referred to the recent panic and said It
was an Indictment against our civiliza
tion that such a paralysis of industry
should be possible and that those respon
sible "for the unnecessary and wanton
misery of so large a mass of workless
workers" should be held accountable.
He reported the chartering during the
rear of 'J34 new unions and that on Sep
tember 30 there were affiliated with the
Federation 116 international unions hav
ing :8.70i local unions: two industrial de
partments In the building and metal
trades: 3S state federations; 6f6 city cen
tral bodies: 683 local trade and federated
labor unions.
The unions had resisted a wholesale
cutting of wages during the depression
and had praotlcally averted It. He urged
that thev continue this policy.
He reported great progress In the labor
movement in Canada, where efforts were
made to send labor members to the leg
islature. The labor movement was also
advancing In Porto Rico, where 11
imlons had been organised and several
remedial laws secured. He also told or
steps taken by the National Farmers
Vnlon for co-operation with the Federa
tion. He told of closer relations with
foreign unions.
W ill ?ot Give Cp Free Speech.
Mr. Gompers made a detailed report on
the Buck Stove Range Company boy
cott case. In which he and other officers
of the Federation were enjoined from
publishing any allusion to the dispute
with that company and were afterwards
summoned for contempt of court In vio
lating the Injunction. He then says:
A a eltln and a mn I cannot and will
not surrender my nsht of free speech and
freedom of the prrss. t Is Impossible to
.,, how we cn comply fully with the
.ourl's injunction. hll we le d-n.e.l the
n.ht of free speech and free prew simply
bec.u.e e are workm-nT Is It th.nkahle
that, we shall be compelled to supprru. re
fuse to distribute, and kil! for all
come the official transactions of one of the
arrant conventions of our Federation? j
PNown"V Is the American Fedcrstlon of
lat.fr and tn Amerl.-an Pvdermtionlst which
sre enjoined from the esercifO of the rlKht
of fre speech and the liberty, of the. press
In th future It may be snmhrr l'"b1""
tlon. an.l then IMi injunction will
u-ic.d s a sacrrd precedent fhr fu.ilra
encroachments upon the rixhts and liberties
of our people.
I vsnture to assert that toe bkferrst an
tagonist to labor in lonsress would nH
have the temerity to present to that budr
a bill which would deny l" the tollers of
our counirv the rlrht of free expression
throuah speech or the presa. and yet this
v.rv denial and invasion are attempted
by this Injunction.
If slut 's published i wrens, or false,
or sedltl.'ua. or treasonable. It is within
the power of the courts to punish him by
applvln the ordinary process of U.
If what Is published is libelous, the civil
and criminal laws may be Invoked.
Objections to Injunctions.
Injunctions as Issued against wrkmen
sr, never applied to or Issued analust
any other citlaen of our country. These
injunctions are an attempt to deprive .111
xene of our country when they are workmen
of the rlKhl of trial by Jury. They
are an effort to fasten an oiTenae upon
workmen who ara Innocent of any illegal
act. They ara Issued In trade disputes to
make outlaws of men who are not even
charged with doing thlnas In violation of
anv law of state or Nation These injunc
tions Issued In labor disputes are an indi
rect assertion of a property right in men.
when these men -are workmen crssed In
a legitimate effort to protect or to advance
their natural rights and interesls.
The writ of Injunction, beneticent in Its
original purpose, has been pcrverteii from
the prote.-llnn of property and property
rights and extended to the inva-lon of per
eocdl tishts and human freedom.
The Injunction must never be used to
curtail or Invade personal rights
! must never be used ill an effort to
punish crime. It must never be used as a
means to set aside trial by Jury.
Yet injunctions as Issued against work
men are ued for all these purposes and
are never used or Ivsued against any other
citizen of our country for such purposes,
and not even -axalnst workmen unless tiiey
a-e engsged In a labor dispute. Such In
junctions have no wttrrant in law. and are
the result of Juriirtdl usurpation and Ju
dicial leaHslation. which usurp the place of
I'oiigreestonat legislation and are repugnant
to constitutional guarantees.
Ir all things In vhl. lt workmen are- en
Joined bv trm process of an injtinrtit.-n dur
ing labor disputes If those acts are crim
inal or unlawful there are already atnpia
law and remedy provided.
Labor aska for no Immunity for any of
ls men who may b guilty of violence or
crime. It has nc desire to become a privi
leged class, much less a privileged class
of wrong-doers.
Labor r-rotests against the discrimination
against w.vrkmen which denies Lhera equal
Justice with every other cltixen of our
countrv- If any man of labor be guilty of
a violation of any law. we content! that he
should be apprehended, confronted with his
accuser, and trlwd by a Jury of his peers;
that he. like all other citlxena. ba pre
sumed to be Innocent until proven guilty.
Dealest Istbor t nioo la Trust.
He. then recited the Supreme Court
decision In the Danbury Hatters Union
ens, wherein the union was declared a
trust and to have violated the anti-trust
law. He denied that this decision neces
sarily constituted a labor union a trust.
H dilated on the difference between a
,niQiiQ30ly . in the. production f a -material
commodity and a labor union
which controls the labor power of its
members.. He said that IS workmen in
Missouri had also been Indicted for vio
lating the Sherman law by aiding their
fellow-workers to obtain the prevailing
rate of wages denied by a shipowner.
Shot at Supreme Conrt.
The existence of the labor organisations
now depends upon the point of view of an
administration, or upon Its sufferance Tnat
this point of view of the law. as Interpre
ted by the court, or this sufferance or toler
ation of the erganlxatlona. may be changed
at the whim or fancy of a change In this
or another administration of the affairs or
our country, no one will deny.
I have already pointed out that the llfe-
- - mav nervert their
long e ii v 1 1 . ... ii ii . . -
judgment, and that the environment of the ,
respected gentlemen who sven compose the .
Justices of the Supreme Bench has been
such th.t they have not been brought Into
practical and personal contact with Indus-
trial problems: tnat on me -----
.asocial ions have largely been with busi
ness and financial men: th.t naturally a
man .bsorbs most of hi. point of view from
hi. environment: th.t it la. therefore quit,
understandable that the Justice, of the Su
preme Court should have little knowledge
of modern Indu-trl.t conditions. nd les.
vmpathy with the effort, of the wage
workers to adapt themselves to ttio marvel
ous revolution which has tsken pl.ee In in
dustry In the psat Quarter of a century.
" The attitude nd the language of tha
court In the batters- case make It clear
that ths Supreme Court la not Informed on
modern economics. No one dispute, the
real right, of property, but surely th. rlgnt.
of property ara aot greater than th. right,
of m.n. v
He proceeded to discuss ths subject
at length, saying that no corporation
has a vested Interest in the patronage
of a free man: that therefore tree men
may bestow or withhold their patron
age, that an act lawful for an Indi
vidual la not unlawful for a number of
persons acting together. j
Labor Bills In Congress. j
He then reviewed ths bill Introduced
in Congress ta exempt labor unions
from the provisions of the Sherman
law. and the Pearce bill to restrict
the use of injunctions. H declared
that what they asked was already law
In Great Britain, and recommended re
newed efforts to secure the passage of
these bills.
Mr. Oompers reviewed the bills for
the benefit of labor passed at the last
session of Congress. Then he renewed
Ms attack on the Supreme Court with
this review of laws which It had de
clared unconstitutional:
The law of th. State of New York limit
ing the hour, of workmen In bake shop, to
ten per day.
The law prohibiting common carriers en
gaged In Interstate commerce from dt
charglng employe, because of membership
In a labor organisation, or discharging them
for any reason.
The law limiting the hours of telegraphers
and other railway employes of common car
riers engaged In Interstate commerce.
Th. eight-hour law so far as It applies
to dredge men In Government employ.
The Supreme Court has decided in the
Arago case. Robertson va Barry Baldwin,
that seamen may be forcibly brought to
their vessel, and forced to work again.t
their will, notwithstanding the vessel, may
be In safe harbor, thereby Imposing In
voluntary servitude upon them.
Entangled in Litigation.
He told of several suits against the
Federation now pending, and said It
was the evident purpose to entangle
the Federation In constant litigation
at enormous expense of time and
money. The assessment for litigation
was already almost exhausted, and the
Injunction cases were still pending. He
would not recommend addltlonaj as
sessments or appeals for voluntary
contributions for such expenses. He
opposed "assuming to do the Impossible
that is, to be represented by compe
tent legal counsel" but proposed that
they should personally, as best they
could, defend their rights before the
courts and take the consequence!. He
could see no remedy, "unless there
shall be a quickening -of "the con
sciences of our Judge or the relief
which Congress can and should afford."
Bitter Attack on Cannon.
He then reviewed the proceedings
leading up to the recent political action
of the Federation, saying, among other
things:
The campaign Inaugurated by labor In
li0 being the nrst conspicuous effort to
punish labor', enemies at the polls. In
creased their anger and aggtavated their
antagonism. The Speaker. who had
"packed" committees not only against labor
but against any other real reform legisla
tion, wa. braxenly re-elected, and to ac
centuate his bitter and relentless determin
ation to block effective legislation, he .o
appointed his committees as to make abso
lutely sure of the Impossibility of having
bill, objectionable to him and the inter
est." he represents from even being reported
fo- the consideration of Congress.
He accused Mr. Cannon of punishing
Mr. pearce for introducing the antl
injunctlcn law by refusing to appoint
him on the Judiciary committee. He
told of the rejection of the measures
demanded and said:
" Congress adjourned with the defiant dec
laration of on. of the Republican leaders In
Congress, and recent candidate of that party
for the Vice-Presidency. James s. Sher
man, that "the Republican party is re
sponsible for legislation or for the failure
of legislation." and that he and his party
were willing to assume the responsibility.
The report or our legislative committee
reveals a tale of perfidy to the "common
weal and In telling the truth perforce be
smirches the name and history of a political
party that found Its embodiment and- ideal
Ism In the martyred Lincoln.
The Republican party adopted declara
tions for the enactment of a law that would
legalise the worst abuse and perversion of
the injunction writ, this In direct opposition
to what we have asked.
Demand on Conventions.
Then lie told of the presentation of
identical demands to the National Con
ventions of the Republican and Demo
cratic parties, and of the adoption of
those demands by the Democrats. He
denied having attempted to dictate how
members should vote, and said he had
always stood up for the right of a
member to uphold his individual opin
ion. He told of the progress of the In
itiative and referendum movement. He
said labor conditions on the Panama
Cana! had improved but that the eight
hour law was a dead letter there. He
told of conflicts among the electrical
workers and carworkers. He said the
organ of the Federation, the American
Federatlonist. had suffered financially
from recent attacks and appealed for
enlarged support.
The exercises at this morning's ses
sion included addresses of welcome by
Governor Henry A. Buchtel. of Colo
rado, and Mayor Robert W. Speer. of
Depver.
Response to the addresses was made
bv Mr. Gompers.
A snecial committee of five was ap
pointed to hear the Electrical Workers'
contest.
GOMPERS CASE IS POSTPONED
Contempt Proceedings Delayed on
Account of Parker's Engagement.
WASHINGTON. Nov. . The hearing in
the contempt proceedings against Presi
dent Gompers. Vice-President Xlitchell and
Secretary Morrison of the American Fed
eration of Labor, growing out of publi
cations following the injunction issued
against them In the Buck Stove Range
Company case, has oeen postponed from
tomorrow until next Thursday.
. f aiton R Parker.
an riinitiriii.ii. v. - - ' -
counsel for the labor leaders, before the
Court of Appeals in ew tors. as
signed as the reason for the delay.
FEW CHS II
TARIFF ARE LIKELY
Change Wording Only Now,
Rate Revision Comes
Later.
EXTRA SESSION NECESSARY
Senator Scott and Others Vrge Im
mediate Action, but Committee
Members Will Successfully
Forestall Any Such More. j
WASHINGTON. Nov. 9. The pro
posed revision of the tariff was dis
cussed at & conference today by Repre
sentatives Payne of New York. Dalzell
of Pennsylvania. Hill of Connecticut,
and Gaines of West Virginia, leading
Republican members of the House com
mittee on ways and means. The con
ference was preliminary to the series
of public hearings on the tariff which
the committee will hold during the
month, beginning tomorrow morning.
Shelve Dlnglcy Law.
That the committee will draw up a
tariff law. and which will carry out
the policy advocated In the Chicago
platform, was today admitted by one
of the majority members, but it is un
derstood that the committee has con
fined Its efforts to the consideration of
necessary changes In the wording of
the law. In "order to secure its proper
interpretation, rather than to the ques
tion of any changes In rates of duty,
which has been left for consideration
after the hearings have been held.
The hearing tomorrow will be devot
ed to chemicals, oils and paints. Ths
National Wholesale Druggists will have
no representative at the hearing. This
is taken to Indicate that the wholesale
druggists do not desire any changes in
the present tariffs.
Make Few Changes.
Indications are that adjustments In
the wording of various paragraphs of
schedules A and N. a more explicit
classification of certain articles will be
all that the committee will be asked to
do with regard to this schedule.
As Judge Taft. Speaker Cannon and
the majority of the ways and means
committee favor a protection policy in
the framing of the new tariff, it is hardly
likely that the free llst will be material'
Increased or that any very essential r
ductions will be made In ttie tariffs on
manufactured goods. Representatives of
the manufacturers, producers and import
ers of the country will be g-ven an op
portunity to present their views to the
committee at the numerous hearings ar
ranged for.
The President Is being urged by some
leglslatora to recommend in his mes
sage to Congress that tariff revision be
taken up at the coming short session,
while on the other hand there are those
who say It cannot be considered at this
session.
Senator Scott, of West Virginia, ad
vised the President today that ha
thought tariff legislation should be
taken up at the coming session. He told
the President that he believed a meas
ure could be got through at this ses
sion and that It should be done as soon
as possible.
Congressman Dalzell, of Pennsylvania,
also conferred with the President, and
told him that the tariff could not be re
vised at this session. He said the Re
publican platform had declared for re
vision at an extra session, and that they
Bhould stand by the platform.
MEX TIED TO HORSES, THEN
DRAGGED FACE DOWNWARDS.
Barbarous Acts of Russian Soldiers
Told at Pouren's Extradi
tion Proceedings.
NEW YORK. Nov. 9. Stories of bat
tles between Russian government troops
and the militia organized among the
Russian people were today told on the
witness stand by Jan L.lcit, a former
neighbor of Jan Pouren, whom the Rus
sian government Is seeking to extradite.
Asked why the militia had attacked
the government soldiers the witness re
plied: "Because they had taken two of our
comrades, tied them to horses and
dragged them face downward over the
ground."
One of these, he said, was Otto Frie
berg. The witness described the mutilation
of Frieberg's body. He told of five ot.ier
bodies that he had seen at the same
time. One, he said, had been broken
to pieces.
The witness then told of the election
of Pouren as an officer of the militia.
In relating the Incidents In connection
with his own flicht from Russia. Jan
Licit told of having hidden In forests In
the deep snow In his efforts to escape
the government authorities. 1
DENY SETTLERS MORE TIME
Delinquent Minidoka Applicants to
Forfoit Lands December 1.
OREGON'IAN NEWS BUREAU. Wash
ington,. Nov. 9. Secretary Garfield to
day announced that he would grant no
extension of time to settlers on the
Minidoka irrigation project in Idaho,
who have been backward . in making
their first annual payment to the Gov
ernment. Many settlers who should
have paid $2.60 per acre on December
1 last have not yet paid up, and unless
such payment is made before December
1 next, such settlers will become delin
quent and their entries will be can
celled and all moneys they may have
paid thereon will be forfeited. Settlers
under the law have one year grace, but
the Secretary is unwilling to grant
more time than the law allows.
AX FOR RIDGELY'S HEAD
Deposed Kansas City Bank Presi
- dent to Succeed Him.
KANSAS CITY. Mo.. Nov. 9. It was
announced here today that W. B. Ridge
lv. president of the reorganized Na
tional Bank of Commerce, ir to be re
placed by Dr. W. S. Woods, the de
posed president of the bank, bis friends
Weak Little Boys
may become fine strong' men.
Some of the strong men of to-day
were sickly boys years ago
Many of them received
Scott's Emulsion
at their mother's knee. This had
a power in it that changed them
from weak, delicate boys into
strong, robust boys.
It has the same power to-day.
Rnvc anrl oirk who are nale and
weak get food and energy out of
Scott's Emulsion. It makes i
children grow. j
Send this advertisement, together with name of
paper in which it appears, your address and four
cents to cover postage, and we will send you a
"Complete Handy Atlas of the World" :i "
SCOTT & BOWNE, 409 Pearl Street, New York I
having succeeded in buying up a ma
jority of the bank's stock and thus
secured control. Mr. Ridgely last
Winter resigned the position of Con
troller of Currency to become head of
the bank.
Who is to succeed Mr. Ridgely as
president and Edward Ridgely as cash
ier has not been determined. Mr.
Ridgely declined to dtscuss the situa
tion. The National Bank of Commerce,
the largest financial institution in this
part of the Southwest, failed during
the panic last year with J36.OO0.00O of
deposits. It was reorganized after
several months and W. B. Rldgely
.was asked to become Its president. He
accepted the offer and the bank opened
its new $1,500,000 building that was' in
the course of construction when the
bank failed. Mr. Ridgelys brother
was made cashier and Fred T. Cutts,
formerly of New York and St. Louis,
was made vice-president. Since then
Dr. Woods, who in the reorganisation
had become merely one of the directors
of the bank, went quietly to work
buying up the bank's stock. Today It
was announced he had secured a ma
jority of the bank's stock and would
direct the appointment of a new presi
dent to succeed Mr. Ridgely.
NEW YORK CITY'S POSTMASTER
SHOT DOWN IX STREET.
Postal Official Fired Fpon While
Accompanied by Little Daughter.
Assaulter Kills Himself.
NEW YORK, Nov. 9. Postmaster Ed
ward W. Morgan, of this city, was shot
down In the street as he was leaving
his house In 146th street for the Post
off ite this morning by Krlc H. Sli :key,
a stenographer employed by a down
town law firm, who then shot and killed
himself. The single bullet which struck
Mr. Morgan entered at the tight side of
the abdomen and passed ouc at the lef
side without penetrating the wal:s.
There Is no internal trouble, and there
is every likelihood that the wounded
man will recover.
The only excuse known for the shoot
ing was that Mackey had complained to
the authorities at the Postoffice at
Washington that his mail had been tam
pered with. Besides a revolver, it
was found that Mackey carried a dag
get and a slungshot.
Mackey was an Englishman. SI years
old and he formerly was employed In
Boston. I
The shooting took place In the pres
ence of Miss Dorothy Morgan, the 11-year-oli
daughter of the Po itmaster,
who was accompanying him to the sub
way station on her way :o school.
Mackey had been pacing up and down
the sidewalk near the corner of Broad
way and 14th street for two hours be
fore the shooting. Evidently he had never
seen the Postmaster before, for as he met
Mr. Morgan he asked:
"Are you Postmaster Morgan?" At
Mr Morgan's affirmative reply. Mackey
drew his revolver and fired. The Woulid
ed man fell to the sidewalk and. aj two
witnesses of the shooting came run
ning up. Mackey lay down on the side
walk, opened his vest and sent one bui
lt t Into his head and another entiired
his heart. He was dead when ths first
man reached him. Mr. Morgan declared
that he did not know Mackey and never
saw him before the shooting.
Mackev left a letter in his room in
which he declared that his act was "the
last protest of a poor man against the
custom of never enforcing laws against
prominent or wealthy people."
Mackey stated also that revenge was
one of the motives which animated him
and that he knew he was not morally
Justified in killing the postmaster, and
that most men would consider his act
that of an Insane man. He asserted that
the postmaster had withheld a registered
letter addressed to Mackey under a trade
name and had insisted that he produce
a certificate showing his right to receive
such mail.
Mackey declared that he was reconciled
to killing himself because of his failing
sight, which, he said, would leave him
only a bare existence for the rest of his
life, and that he chose the postmaster
as his victim because he was the most
prominent man who had antagonized him.
DINNER TO LABOR LEADERS
ROOSEVELT WILL, DISCUSS LEG
ISLATION W ITH THEM.
Judges and Officials Also Invited,
but Gompers and His Lieuten
nants Are Left Out.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 9. President
Roosevelt has issued invitations for a
notable "Labor Legislation" dinner, to
be held at the White ' House Tuesday,
November 17. The gueste will include
many National organization members
and several prominent judges and execu
tive officials, but it is understood that
President Gompers, Secretary Morrison,
Vice-President O'Connell and Treasurer
Lennon. of the American Federation of
Labor, are not included. Labor legisla
tion will be discussed.
The guests invited include Ex-President
John Mitchell, of the United Mine
Workers of America, now one of the
vice-presidents of the American Feder
ation of Labor: President Keefe, of the
Longshoremen's Union; President Mor
rissey. of the Brotherhood of Railway
Trainmen:- Vice-President Duncan, of
the Federation of Labor: Grand Chief
Stone, of the Brotherhood of Locomo
tive . Engineers: Secretary-Treasurer
Dolan, of the International Association
of Steam Shovel Dredgemen: President
Faulkner, of the Amalgamated Window
Glass Workers of America: T. V. Pow
derly, former head of the Knights of
ALBANY APPLE FAIR
TODAY November lOth
"PORTLAND DAY"
Albany's congenial and enterprising citizens have made preparations
to give their neighbors a royal welcome ar.d a Jolly good time. The
event is the Albany Apple Fair and the dedication- of the new South
ern Pacific Depot. The Ladles' Auxiliary. Albany Commercial Club, will
serve a banquet to visitors. Don't Mlsa It ! -
The Southern Pacific Co. Lines in Oregon
Will Make a Very Low Excursion Rate JJ O I C
PORTLAND TO ALBANY AND RETURN f -
Train leaves Union Depot at S:15 A. M. : returning leaves Albany
S:18 P. M. Tickets at Third and Washington streets and Union Depot.
WM. McMURRAY, General Passenger
Labor, and Edward J. Gavegan, attor
ney for the Central Building Trades
Association of New York.
SCHEME TO MOVE COLLEGE
Sacramento Lays' Plans to Secure
University of California.
SAN FRANCISCO. Nov. 9. An inter
esting sequel Is promised to the effort
made recently by the residents of Berke
ley to carry the constitutional amend
ment providing for the removal of the
State Capital from Sacramento, which
was defeated at last Tuesday's election
by a vote that remained some time In
doubt. Having recovered from the fright
of the sudden and vigorous campaign,
the residents of the northern city are
now said to be wrathful, and it is reported
that Assemblyman Grove L. Johnson is
to prepare and introduce a bill providing
for submission to the people a measure
providing for the removal of the State
University from Berkeley to Sacramento.
Real estate dealers are talking of a free
site and. the cost of the futile fight just
made by the people of Berkeley is likely
to be increased by the expenses :f an
other Campaign to retain the university.
Holland Has Castro's Answer.
THE HAGUE. Nov. 9. The reply of
President Castro of Venezuela to the sec
ond note of the Netherlands government
has been received here. There will be
several, meetings of the Cabinet to dis
cuss the communication before any defi
nite decision is reached regarding a fu
ture course of action.
Thousands of American women
In our homes are daily sacrificing
their lives to duty.
In order to keep the home neat
and pretty, the children well dressed
and tidy, women overdo. A female
weakness or displacement is often
brought on and they suffer in silence,
drifting along from bad ' to worse,
knowing well that they ought to
have help to overcome the pains and
aches which daily make life a burden.
It is to these faithful women that
LYDIA E. P.M.CHAF.I'S
VEGETABLE COMPOUND
comes as a boon and a blessing,
as it did to Mrs. F. Ellsworth, of
Mayville, X. and to Mrs. W. P.
Boyd, of Beaver Falls, Pa., -who say :
"I was not able to do my own work,
owing- to the female trouble from which
I suffered. Lydia E. Pinkham's Vege
table Compound helped me wonderfully,
and I am so well that I can do as big a
day's work as I ever did. I wish every
eick woman would try it.
FACTS FOR SICK WOMEN.
For thirty years Lydia E. Pink
ham's Vegetable Compound, made
from roots and herbs, has been the
standard remedy for female ills,
and has positively cured t housands oi
women who have been troubled with
displacements, inflammation, ulcera
tion, fibroid tumors, irregularities,
periodic pains, backache, that bearing-down
feeling, flatulency, indiges
tion,dizziness,or nervous prostration.
Why don't you try it ?
Mrs. Pinkham Invites all sick
women to write her for advice.
She has jruidert thousands to
health. 'i i Tynn, Mass.
,-.tn. Sam
Whooping-Cough, Croup,
".. rinlrtm. Catarrh,
Bronchitis. Diphtheria.
Cresolen la a Boon to """
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Does it not seem more eiiec..- . -
remedy for diseases oi mo ora.-o
. t.. '.remedy intone om"i.
sritn small cnuaren.
For unlaw! w
there is noihiiilt better
than CresoleneAnuaeptie
Tlu-ost Tablets.
Send Be m postage,
for sample bottle.
ALL DRUGGISTS.
Bend postal for de
scriptive Booklet.
Vapo-Oresolene Cfls
let) Fulton Stress,
KcwYoit
l nan ins uivnids-v & e
A strong man is strong all over. No man can be
. 1. -ff7rin- frnm v,a b stomach with its
consequent indigestion, or Irom some other disease
of the stomach and its osociated organs, which im
pairs digestion and nutrition. For when the stomach
is weak or diseased there is a loss o the nutrition
contained in food, which is the source of all physical
. a.U WkM a man " doesn't feel iust ritfht."
when he doesn't sleep well, has an uncomfortable .... , . .
feeling in the stomach after eating, is languid, nervous, irritable and despond
ent, he is losing the nutrition needed to make strength.
Such m man should use Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical
Discovery. It cures diseases of the stomach and other
organs of digestion and nutrition. It enrichej the blood.
Invigorates the liver, strengthens the kldneis. nourishes
the nerves, and so GIVES HEALTH AND STRENGTH TO
THE WHOLE BODY.
You can't afford to accept a tecret nostrum as a substitute for this non
alcoholic medicine of known composition, not even though the urgent dealer
may thereby make a little bigger profit. Ingredients printed on wrapper.
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The
thai
Doesn't
go up
tie Flue
You receive intense, direct heat
from" every tunce ol fuel burned
.here are no damp chimneys or lonn
nipes to waste the heat from
PERFECTION OH Heater
(Equipped with Smokeless Device)
Carry it from room to room. Turn the wick high
or low no bother no smoke no smell automatic
smokeless device prevents. Brass font holds 4 quarts,
burns 9 hours. Beautilully finished in nickel or
japan. Every heater warranted.
i&ybUmp giro's.
' just what you want lor the long
evenings. Made ol brass, nickel plated latest im
proved central draft burner. Every lamp warranted.
If your dealer cannot supply the Perfection Oil
Heater or Rayo Lamp write our nearest agency.
STANDARD Oil. COMPANY
(Incorporated)
That Tip-Top
Feeling
rThat Tip-Top Feeling in the
morning comes from starting
the breakfast with H-O, the Oat
meal that is steam-cooked for
'ill imm
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your
Agent, Portland
.
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a CBS
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three hours at the mill be
fore you get
it, making it
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nourishing and easily
digested.
It's the ' only cooked oatmeal
sold as different from ordinary
"rolled oats" as cream is differ
ent from white-wash. Physi
cians prescribe it for delicate
patients, and it's the delight of
hearty folk who like a hot,
wholesome, filling breakfast.
Fifteen minutes' boiling pre
pares it for the table. Ask
grocer tor li-U.
want some more."
Oliver Twist.