Morning Oregonian. (Portland, Or.) 1861-1937, June 18, 1910, Page 4, Image 4

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National" Salute to Tell Country
of Return When Steam
er Makes Port.
bily Two Speeches to Be 3Iade at
Battery When Former Kxecutlve
Arrives Besite Rain, Deco
rating' Continues for Event."
$ .EW YORK, June 1". Theodore
Roosevelt at midnight was within 600
miles, by dead reckoning, of the wel
come New York will give him next Sat
urday morning on his Return to Amer
ica after an eventful absence of 15
His ship, the Kalserin Augusts. Vic
toria, is rated as a 17-knot vessel and
at her normal, speed she should cover
nits remaining; aiscance in z nours,
bringing the ex-President to the gate
way of the harbor at 5 A. M. Saturday.
It is Colonel Roosevelt's intension to
leave the . steamer at 9. o'clock that
morning, so it is presumed the vessel
will be held back when she -iears port.
so as not to arrive before schedule.
Twenty-one guns, the National salute,
will greet ex-President Roosevelt as he
enters the outer harbor of New York
on nis return to this country. -
The battleship South Carolina, to be
stationed in the Ambrose Channel, thus
wi;i notify an expectant city that the
Kalserin Auguste Victoria and her dis
tlnguished passenger are near.
In completion of the naval demon
stration that will follow. Chairman R.
A. Smith of the harbor display com
mlttee announced tonight the list of
.vessels and line formation. Final in
fctructions also were given to the cap
tains. Eighty warships, harbor patrol
boats and other steamers will take of
ficial part in the parade up the Hudson
River and back to the Battery.
In addition, a- flotilla of 150 merchant
steamers will carry sightseers down
the bay to. witness transfer of Colonel
Roosevelt and his j-rty from the ocean
liner to the Androscoggin, the revenue
cutter that will bear the welcoming
party and Colonel Roosevelt 'in the
-Am the party boards the Androscoggin
a second salute will announce that he
Is once more under the American flag.
For two minutes following the com
bined flotillas will Join in a blast of
whistles. ,
Escorted by, revenue steamers, police
patrol boats, the South ' Carolina, five
torpedo-boat destroyers and the Gov
ernment dispatch boat Do:phin, tin
Androscoggin will lead the river parade.
When Colonel Roosevelt lands at the
Battery the fornal welcome by Mayor
Oaynor will proceed. His speech and
that by Mr. Roosevelt will be the only
addresses and the land parade will start
New York began final preparations
for the reception in earnest today. De
spite rain and clouds, the decorating
of the city for the event went steadily
In other ways, the near approach of
the Roosevelt reception has been lm
pressed upon the city, one or these is
in the influx of visitors. Hotel reg
isters gave the best proof of this.
Even far-away Alaska loomed up
when word was received from Governor
Clark of that territory that ex-Gov
ernor W. B. Hoggatt of that territory
will arrive here in time to represent
him in the ceremonies. Today, how
ever, is expected to bring the real out
of-town throng.
of Republican Clubs for Oregon that
Oregon wiilr- be- well represented at the,
biennial convention- of the National Re
publican League, which will be held In
New York June 24 and 25. The informa
tion Is that at least 100 delegates from
the state will attend. Several promi
nent Republicans from the state are
down for speeches both at the convention
and at the banquet, which will be helJ
on the evening of June 25.
Most of the delegates wiM arrive in
time to be present ah the reception of
Colonel Roosevelt on June 18.
President Taft will sound the keynote
of the campaign" at the convention and
Vice-President Sherman, Representative
Nicholas Longworth, Representative
McKinlay, at California, about 15 Gov
ernors, a large number of Representa
tives and other prominent Republicans
will also, make speeches. The .Pacific
Coast will not only be largely repre
sented, but will take a prominent part
in the speechmaking. - .
Mr. Hammond said that it was the
purpose of the league to wage an ag
gressive campaign and that speakers
would pay particular -attention to the
Pacific Coast section during the cam
paign. .
Boulder, loosened by Raln, Slides
on Track Engine Tender Is
Hurled Into Columbia.
. Whizzing around a. curve a mile and
a half east of Arlington at ?:S0 Thursday
night, an extra freight train on the
O. R. & N. struck a boulder which had
tumbled down from the cliff above, and
was thrown from "the track.
Four men were injured in the crash,
three of them seriously. News of the
accident was received late last night
at the local offices of the road.
On one side of the track at the place
of the accident, is a steep cliff and on
the other, is the Columbia River, into,
which the tender of the locomotive was
turled. The front wheels of the? en
gine left the track and 18 freight cars
were jammed together in a conglom
erate mass of splintered wood and
wrenched rods and spilled merchan
dise. '
The most seriously injured are -A. O.
Strule, of The-Dalles, a brakeman, and
two" unidentified tramps, who were
stealing a ride. They were taken to
Arlington for treatment. The extent
of their injuries was not known' early
this morning, but all of them are in
a critical condition.' Fireman Hinkle,
of The Dalles, was slightly injured,
and walked to Arlington.
The wreck completely blocked traf
fic. Eight passenger trains were -held
up, four eastbound and the same num
ber westbound. The eastbound trains
were halted at Arlington and the others
stopped east of the wreck.
The recent rains evidently loosened
the boulder which, caused the accident
Two wrecking outfits and General
Superintendent Buckley and Superin
tendent Bollons went at oncel to the
scene to clear the track.
Strule received internal injuries and
will probably die. He is being rushed
to Portland on a special train. ' One
hundred feet or more of track were
torn up.
Clackamas Republicans to Discuss
Scope of County Gatherings.
OREGON CITY", Or., June 17. (Spe
cial.) For the purpose of determining
whether Clackamas County Republicans
shall hold an assembly this Summer,
Livy Stipp, chairman of the county cen
tral committeei has called the com
mittee to meet at the Courthouse Sat
urday at 11 A. M. Notices to this effect
have been issued by John F. Clark, sec
retary, to. the committeemen in 40 pre
cincts, as there has been none named in
,the newly-created precincts' of D.over
and Sunnyside.
For some time requests have come to
Chairman Stipp for a meeting of the
committee, as there are members who
desire to obtain an expression as to the
advisability of holding an "assembly in
Clackamas. Some of the members' advo
cate a county assembly to recommend
candidates, while others would hold a
assembly for the sole purpose of draft
ing a platform and electing delegates
V the State Assembly. -cause of the
difference of opinion it is likely that
there will be an interesting meeting.
Whitworth Calls Berkeley Minister
as Its President. '
TACOMA, Wash., June 17 (Special.)
Iapsley A. McAfee, D. D., LL. D., pas
tor of the First Presbyterian- Church of
Berkeley, Cal., was elected today- as
president of Whitworth College, which
position has teen vacant since B. H.
Kroese resigned about a year ago.
Dr.v MeAfee's father was founder of
Park jCollege -near Kansas City, Mo., of
vrtiich the doctor's brother Is now presi
dent, and he himself was formerly a
member of the faculty. Dr. McAfee has
signified his willingness to accept the
presidency and will assume his duties
loon. -
Spokane Woman, Now Seeking Di
vision of Tlieater Magnate's Prop-'
verty, Tells of His Start.
SPOKANE, Wash., June 17. (Special.)
Mrs. Mary Ixmgbehm, former wife of
John Gort, who has started suit for a
division of the property he owns, valued
at $50,000, on the ground that the divorce
decree of 17 years1 ago was not signed,
"White, or Cort, as everybody knows
him, and I first met in Chicago, in 1882.
I was singing ballads and he was doing
a blackface act with Brannlgan, over
the Western circuit. -' We never were
married before a justice or a minister,
but we contracted a marriage which the
courts recognized as legal. Finally, we
went to Seattle. First .we worked in a
theater together and then we took our
savings and built a sort of variety show.
Kvlth a saloon attached. We kept on
making money."
When Cort sued, for divorce, she left
him,. Then she sued for divorce and won,
ajid each took one of the children.
She continued: "I got the decree, but
my lawyers neglected to follow the case
up and never got it signed by the judge.
And we never had any agreement about
property rights."
Minnehaha Bird Has Four Legs and
Two Breasts.
VANCOUVER, . Wash., June 17. (Spe
cial.) W ith four well-developed legs,
two breasts, one head and one back,
a freak of nature was hatched into
this world at Minnehaha. ,
The chicken is owned by E. C. De
rosia, who was showing It to people in
Vancouver today.
Many Delegates - to Republican
Leagne Meeting Are Expected.
WASHINGTON, June' 17. (Special.)
President Hammond, of the National
Republican League, has received infor
mation from the officers of the League
Missouri Governor Expects An
nouncement at Once on Arrival.
' ST. LOUIS. June 17. That Theodore
Roosevelt "will announce the policy to
the Republican party on which the next
National campaign will be conducted
as soon as he arrives on the American
shore was the declaration of Governor
Herbert S. Hadley here last night at a
bantjuet of Republican clubs.
"I expect," said the Governor, "im
mediately on the return to our shore of
the greatest political genius this coun
try has ever produced, as well as the
first citizen of the world today, to hear
from the lips of Mr. Roosevelt an an
nouncement of the policies of the Re
publican party which can be adopted
by all. 1
.y "Prior to 1896 the Republican party
was one or progress, out at that time
it became the conservative party and
remained so' until 1901, when it came
under the domination of Theodore
Roosevelt. At that time it became a
party of radicalism and I hope to see
it continue so." .
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Arizona Mining Town Destroyed.
Fleeing Animals Threaten.
NACO, Ariz., June 17. The entire
mining town of Movarabi, In Sonora, in
cluding a 10-stamp mill, has been de
stroyed" by the forest fire that is sweep
ing the Ojo and. Bacoachi Mountains. The
miners had a narrow escape for their
lives and had to build back fires to- en
able them to flee to Cananea.
The fife line now extends for 50 miles.
The entire ranch property of John Poh
stad, a pioneer American ranchman, has
been, swept away. Along the Yaqul River,
near the railroad, many panthers, bears
and other wild animals have been driven
from the forests, and lives of a number
of people have been imperiled by the
prowling beasts. ,
The property : recently- sold by the
Banco de Sonora to an English syndicate
has a fire line of 15 miles and 125 men
are fighting the flames. '
Election of Panel Is Held Up by
- Sangamon County Board
of Supervisors.
Names of Park Employes Found in
Iiist ,of Jurors Who WJJI Try
Board Election Contest and Sit
In Legislative Bribery Trials.
SPRINGFIELD," 111.,' June 17.
What is , suspected to have been
an attempt to '"pack" the Sangamon
County petit jury with Jurors friendly
to the Lorlmer Interests and to the
"Greater Springfield" Park Board can
didates in the Springfield Park Board
election controversy now under investi
gation by the Sangamon County grand
jury, was . discovered by the . County
Boad of Supervisors yesterday v in time
to hold up the selection of the jurors
inquisition until the matter .s investi
gated. , i
M. J. Daughton. of Springfield; Super-vlsor-at-large
from Capital Township,
which is co-extensive with the City
of Springfield, handed in the list which
raised suspicion among the Board mem
bers not aligned with the Lorimer fac
tion. Investigation is pild to have
disclosed' that several or the names
called on the list were not on the
original list drawn from the jury-box.
-Included in the, lot were persons now
in the employ of the Park Board which
is under investigation. ,
In view of the fact that the present
petit jurors not only will in all prob
ability, furnish the jurors in the Park
Board election contest,' but in the trial
ot members of the Legislature now
under Indictment here, ' the circum
stance has created considerable of a
sensation, when the situation became
known to the country members, they
promptly adopted the lists of jurors
from all townships except Capital, and
action on the Capital township list was
postponed until tomorrow.
Among the names which were in
cluded in the list wre Frank McGowan,
Park Board member, and Peter Ettel
brick, chief of the Park Board police.
Other "names of persons employed by
the Park Board are said to have been
on the list.
When some of the country members of
the board learned pf what- had taken
place they declared they would- not vote
to approve the list as presented today.
They declared they saw an attempt to
hinder the work of State's Attorney Ed
mund Burke in the prosecution of Brod-
erick and others who have been indicted
by me grand Jury on charges of bribery.
Myers, Link and Beckemeyer Tell of
Getting Lorimer Money.
CHICAGO, June 17. Fourteen objec
tions by the defense against tle admis
sion ' of the testimony of State Repre
sentatives Myers, Link and Beckemeyer
in the O'Neill Browne bribery trial were
overruled by Judge McSurely yesterday.
This was regarded as-a victory for the
prosecution as it permitted the first cor
roborative evidence in support of the
"concession" of -Representative Charles
A- White- that he had been paid $1000 for
voting for United , States Senator
Lorimer. (
Myers testified in effect that Browne
had visited him on' "the day of the
Lorimer election and asked for his vote,
saying there were lots of Jobs and plenty
of the "ready" for those who voted for
Representative Beckemeyer, of Car
lisle 111., then took the stand. Becke
meyer made confession No. 2 before the
grand jury. In hjs testimony today
Beckemeyer corroborated White in every
niaterial point. Beckemeyer said he had
been called to St. Louis as White had
been and there was handed a "package"
by Browne, who remarked. "There is
your Lorimer money."
Beckemeyer said he opened the pack
age" and found $1000 in $30 bills.
The alleged payment of the $1000 to
Beckemeyer was made June 21, 1909, at
the Southern Hotel in St. Louis, the same
When you buy any thing at Morgan's you know exactly what you buy. We
invite your patronage on the quality of merchandise and right prices. A good
store on the East Side saves you both money and time. Visit the store, ex
amine the merchandise, note prices. Strangers and visitors always welcome
Your choice of any $1.50 Centem
eri Glove in stock, Sat- CI 1q
urday only ..
Ladies' Neckwear
$1.69 Lace Collars 98c
Ladies' Collars and Capes, in a va
riety of styles, in Venise, baby Irish,
etc.; values $1.39 to $1.69; 0 Op
special Saturday :.."... aou
3000 Sample Collars 9c Each
Ladies' Neckwear, in jabots, Dutch
collars, stock collars, etc.; a manu
facturer's complete-'fcample line, and
in most cases but one of a kind.
Values 25c to 50c, special Sat- Qr
urday. . 0I
Laces Less Than Half
6c LACES 2y2c
Torchon and Valenciennes Laces in
several widths'; thousands of yards
in this lot ; jregular values 5c 0 1 n
and 6c; Saturday sp'l., yard 21
This lot "includes Valenciennes,
Mechlin, Torchon, two-thread, etc.""
Odd lots and broken sets. Values
12c to 20c yard; Saturday spe- Cn
cial, yard .-. "
; 35c LACES 13c
Two-threads, Mechlins, Maltese,
English Vals., Venise Bands, etc.
Values 20c to 35c yard, Sat- 1 Q
urday special" .
.Kayser double-tipped Silk Gloves,
all colors, regular 50c values QOp
Saturday only OuU
Wear Gloves, But Be
Sure They Are '
Centemeri Gloves
Hosiery Specials
Children 's ribbed Hose, ' in black
and tan, of fine mercerized lisle,
slightly imperfect ; spe- 1 0 1 P
cial Saturday..
Ladies ' allover and ankle lace Hose
in black and colors; regular val-'
ues 50c to 75c pair; special 9Qf
Saturday. "l
Fifteen colors of ladies' pure silk
Hose, with lisle top and foot; reg
ular values $1.25 pair; spe- QQn
cial Saturday OUIm
Handbags at Special Prices
" $2.00 HANDBAGS 97c
Assortment of Handbags in black
and colors, latest styles. Values
$1.39 -to $2.00; special. Sat-' Q7
urday , .. . . '
$7.95 HANDBAGS $3.95
Ladies' Leather Handbags, extra
fine quality goat seal, calfskin, etc:
Also an assortment of beaded and
mesh bags. Values $4.95 CO QC
to $7.95; special Saturday
FREE PHONES, B 6135," East 995 ' Rest Room Second Floor
Great. Savings in Our
Men's Department
' $1.50 Savoy Shirts $1.19
Your choice of any regular $1.50
Savoy Shirts, in soft or pleated
bosoms. One of the best assort
ments of $1.50 shirts ever .shown
in this city. Saturday J "J J (J
50c Men's Neckwear 33c
-A large assortment of men's Neck
wear of excellent quality silk, the
newest styles and colors; our QQr
reg. 50c vals., Saturday only
25c Men's Neckwear 12V?c
65 dozen men's four-in-hands and
batwing ties, made o heavy silk,
in plain colors ; 25c values, 1 0 1 p
Saturday only I t2U
, S
25c Silk Lisle Socks 12V2C
100 dozen men's extra fine silk
lisle Socks, linen toe and heel; 18
different shades; regular values
25e, but these are slightry 19if
imrerfect; sp'l., Saturday
$1.50 Otis Union Salts 98c
Men's Otis Union Suits, fine rib'd,
in white and ecru, long or short
sleeves; regular $1.50 garr- QQr
ments, special Saturday. .. . UO"
50c Boys' Union Suits 35c
Boys' Oneita Union Suits, medium
weight, fine ribbed, reg. 50c 0C
garment, special Saturday.. Owl
day on which White said the money had
been distributed. Beckemeyer said on
that day he saw 'Representative Robert
B. Wilson, Joseph 3. Clark and Charles
Luke in St. Louis.
Balky IJorse Draws Buggy Only
After Maids Ride His Back.
VANCOUVER, Wash.. June 17. (Spe
cial.) Novel was the method three
pretty young women used to coax a
balky horse to action, while" out driv
ing in the country, near Hazeldell, yes
terday. ,
The three youngr women were driv
ing; a ' comfortable-lookinar old horse
and came across the ferry from St
Johns, Or., -.bound for the country to
visit Jriends. When the animal and
his happy trio reached Hazeldell he
became weary on a hi.U and refused to
budge. Nothing could moje him. He
was immune to pain from a whip and
stubborn as a mule to coaxing.
Fjnally, one of the misses conceived
the idea of riding the balky horse. Ac
cordingly he was unhooked from the
buggy and unharnessed, and the buggy
(backed away. Then' by the aid 'of a
stump she Jamped astride of- the ani
mal's back andurged him to go ahead.
He "responded immediately, and after
going down the road 100 yards the
young woman rode back to 'the stump.
Both of the other young women took
rides on the bare back of their any
thing but spirited steed, and then they
hookeAup again. Getting Into the bug-
I 9f they clucked to the horse and he
... . AM maV.1mw .........I V. . . t
ever happened to him.
Walter Brooklns at Indianapolis
Meeting Fails- to Surpass Own
Record for Altitude.
INDIANAPOLIS, June 17. Trying for
the aeroplane altitude record, Walter
Brookins, in a Wright biplane, rose to
a height of 3700 feet in 24 minutes at
the Speedway late yesterday. The rec
ord, 43844 feet, was set by Brookins
last Monday and at the highest point of
hia flight yesterday a computation
based on the altimeter observation was
officially", announced as showing the
aviator had risen to 5000 feet. An
error, corrected by the aneroid barom
eten attached to Brookins machine,
showed his highest altitude to have
been S700 feet.
Brookins was in the air 54 minutes.
Archie Hoxey, driving. a Wright bi
plane, made a sensationar descent from
a height of 800 feet when his engine
clogged and shopped. Hoxey's machine
began a sudden drop, but. he quickly
regained control of the planes and made
a brilliant glide of a quarter of a mile
over Wle outer retaining wall of the
Speedway automobile track and into a
neighboring field, where he alighted
easily. -
A Pennaylvanian has applied the vacuum
principle to a gtreet-cleaniny wagon, pow-
V V - irlU lLiJuk iLa Hi
$400,00 AND
10 Per Cent Down 2 Per Cent Per Month
Here an exceptional
opportunity awaits
you. The advantages
of Willalatin Park
have been recognized
by many.
The trustees of St. Helens Hall have selected a 20-acre tract
in Willalatin Park for a future home. This fact in itself
assures you of, a profitable investment. Then bear in mind
Willalatin Park is on the WEST SIDE7 but a short ride from
the center of the city, near a carline with a 5c service. The
soil is very rich, with plenty of depth. An exceptional view
is to be had. Moderate building restrictions. In -Willalatin
Park we are offering you the best acreage proposition on the
market today. It will be ho trouble to convince you that this
is a fact. Give us an opportunity. . ; ' . . .
erful enough to pick up pieoos of rubbish
equal Ln tolze and weight to halves of bricks.
P?cauge broken signal lamps show white
lights several railroads have abolished the
color in signaling, using red for danger,
orange for caution and grn for safety.
The Victrola plays for
kyou the world's best music
in the sweetest, most mellow
tone ever heard.
The first and only instrument of its kind
specially designed and constructed, and embody
ing: new and axclusive patented features. Sound-ingr-board
surfaces amplify and reflect the tone
waves; modifying1 doors make the melody loud '
or soft as desired. .
' 'Complete in itself, and with a clear, beautiful,
mellow tone-quality that makes the Victrola the
most wonderful and most perfect of all musical
I The proof i s in the hearing. Come in any timeno obligation to buy .
Victrola XVI, containins albums for 150 records, $200 in mahogany
And quartered oak; $250 in Circassian walnut.
Victrola XII-oo compartment for records $125in figured mahogany.
Other styles of the Victor. $10 to $100. Terms to suit.
Sherman Jpay& Co.
Sixth and Morrison, Opposite
Postoffice .
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