The Oregon daily journal. (Portland, Or.) 1902-1972, June 03, 1906, SECTION TWO, Page 20, Image 20

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    HE OREGON) SUNDAY JOURNAL. PORTLAND. SUNDAY MORNINO. JUNE 3. 190&
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nlllt Royl Itallaa tma. Thnr!r,
FrMaj awl Batwtar Bltuu
, rdiy auttM.
Bkr Baker stark ennpaoy ki Ball
Cln Tb ftcrn City."
Mrtc l.rrK- alfxk coaapaar la "A ,
OnvWa- Wlfa'
- "tar Btar atack cenpaaj ta . MA
Hmmmt THf."
- firm lran4v41U
, Paatafaa VaiidtrUla.
rHI8 bM bn Ufhi waait In th
local dramatic world, th only
-ftrat-elM attrwrtloir betnf th
Bakar Stork company In the
""malodrama "Handa Acroaa -tha-flea."
Seyaral thlnfra conaplre. tQ.makt thUl
"in unlucky week with the Bakerttes;
tint dnrlror the comlna; week, when The
UClty" wm be-tbe aomethma
better la expected to reault. ,
In "Handa Acroaa the Sea" the beet
' work waa done by Margaret NertUe and
Bart Kins, both . playlnr minor rol'a.
- Edgar Bauine - waa not aulted to hi
.part,- and knew It and acted It' accord
lntrly.i t Lillian Lawrence, always a
a-ooJ actraa; waa not -ahown 1 to'iad
' 'vantare. 3oha Safnpolla, - one of the
' beet of Bakerltea, did notable work, bat
'.fell .abort .became the hoodoo -that fol
lowed the production waa. working on
Mm also. Tct. the play waa a stirring
one and well worth the price of ad-
nlsalon.
' Margaret 'Jffeville, who did not make
. good -impression in the opening bill
: of the Bakerltea. "Prinee Karl." has
alnee shown that she Is an accom
plished actress.. Her part In "Handa
, .Across the Sea'! waa secondary, yet she
got Into the spirit of it and made an
Instant hit. 8he-'lias mannerisms.
. - though, an abundance of them. She has
.f i peculiar way of rolling -her eyas at
I critical stages of the game, and has
., a certain playful tosa of the head over
: the left shoulder that would be better
If not always consummated In the same
"T r" wanner. The . patrons of the Baker
L and from appearances -there are thou
sands Vf them expert good things of
- Miss NerlUe daring the season.
..... .
That sterling actor, William Harris,
appeared in "Hands Across the Sea,"
- ' and was given an enthuslaatlo reception.
-' Harris Is well known to local theatre
. goers. He played In "The Chrtstiaa,"
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Lillian Lawrence certainly made a
fctt as Glory Qusyle In The Christian,"
and Portland people will await - with
Interest her performance of the leading
role of The Eternal City." which opens
this afternoon. Edgar Baume will hare
chance to do good work, and Donald
' Bowles will have a part more suited to
; him than any he has had since the pros
t e)nt season, began. Sainpolls, also, win
a sdrantag a,
The brighteet bit of "Hands Across
.... the Sea" waa the comedy work of How
rl Buss ell wl Jewel J-owerRussell's
, work baa been up to his standard so far
this season, and If the applause of the
audiences of the Baker may be taken
as a criterion, he la one of the most
popular members of the company. Miss
. Power made a good impression this
week and won her share of applause.
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,. At the Lyrlo during the past week
. the bUl. "A Southern Girl's Lovs," the
regulation war-time melodrama, met
, with approval. Good work was done by
v.Frank Fanning. The bill at the Star
"3Lpo ManyJrlendsl bright lUUa
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fares, that won many friends for the
new Star Stock company. The vaude
vlll bills at the Grand and at Pantages
were up to the uaual standard of those
houses. At "Pantages pictures of the
San Francisco holocaust were an extra
attraction. " - -
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Little is doing this week In addition
to The Eternal City- at ths Baker,
and the bills at the smaller houses.
Commenclnug one week from today,
however,- there - wlU - be-eomlo - opera
stock at the Helllg. The manag-ement
has spent considerable time and gone
to a great amount of trouble to secure
good principals andaj, good chorus.
Definite arrangements have . not been
made for the first production.
Friday and Saturday there will be at
the Helllg the Royal Hawaiian band, a
musical organisation- that haa won con
siderable favorable comment. The
program to be rendered will be com
posed of native musle aa well aa the or
dinary numbers. The band made many
friends last summer during an engage
ment at the exposition. -..
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to ths ' Orpbeum vaudeville clrout,
which will take over the houae the lat
ter part of August.' At that time the
Bake rites will go on a four-monJths'
tour of the south and middle' west, re
turning from the tour to be installed
in a new theatre which will be erected
In the down-town district on some loca
tion not yet decided upon. Manager
Baker said last . week that there Is a
possibility of these plsns being changed
enough to 8ndrhe Bakerttes to the"l
Helllg nd; place- ths road shows 1rr the
new house. However, this has not been
definitely decided. The new theatre,
local managers say, Is no hallucination,
but is absolutely assured.
Within the next four weeks there is
to come to the Hellla; Nat Goodwin.
Henrietta Cragsman will also appear in
several of her moet notable productions,
and "The Land of Nod" Is billed' for
three nights and a matinee. These pro
ductions will cause the comlo opera
stock to be discontinued for the nights
they are In the city.
The general public perhaps. Is una
ware of the great amount of work incl-dnt-to
the production of a play like
"The Eternal City," which is being put
on by the Baker-Stock company-this
week. It means hard work for. the
members of the cast, a great deal of
work for the-sreire-painterSr-unUmlted
labor on the part of the stage manager,
and the drilling of a number of "su
pers," most of whom are bard to. drill.
The lines of such a play are difficult
to learn, and yet they must be mem
orised by the actors while they are pro
ducing another play.- Last week the
Bakerltea rehearsed every morning,
studied every afternoon, gave a differ
ent production In tone and spirit in the
evenings, and got their sleep and their
meals whenever they got a -chance. Tet
It Is safe to aay that when the curtain
of the Baker goes up this afternoon on
the' first scene of "The Eternal City"
everything will move aa amoothly aa
thouah- the-ehow were a road produc
tion that had been playing every night
for a season. :
SPOTLIGHT FLASHES.
Following the production this week
of "The Eternal City" the Raker stock
eomeawy will put en Henry Vi TOemend''
siiccesssful comedy drama, "When We
Were Twenty-One." Following this,
Sardou's "Mms. Sans Gen"' will be the
bill. " .'
Eastern' critics are wrlting'ln glowing
terms of the work of Rose Eyttnga It)
the new comedy, "Mistakes Will Hap
pen," which was given its premier
about two weeka ago.
The Roral Hawaiian band, which
comes to the Helllg for four concerts-
Thurertay.n-Frlday and Saturday , and
Saturday matinee this week, gave to
benefit 1 performances for earthquake
victims' at Oakland last Thursday and
Friday.'
, Belasro, Mayer aV Co. have established
a theatre In 'a tent In San Francisco,
and have begun construction of a new
filajr house. In the Unt s stock cum-
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pany will play at popular1 prices through
the summer season.
The company of Roselle Knott has
had great success in- a Canadian tour.
The last night of her engagement In To
ronto, it is reported, more than 600 peo
ple were turned away, and the manage
ment determined to secure her for a
second week,, but Montreal, where aha
waa billed to appear, "refused to release
her.
Rumors from Ootham have It that
next eason.fthers wilr be an abundance
of new musical comedy of the lighter
sort John B. Hsnshaw will star In
new- production
Bernard Shaw is putting ths finish.
lnr touches to a nowplsy-which- will.
be given its premier in septemoer ana
for which a prominent star will be en-
raged.
Julia Marlowe, who was reported ill
two weeks ago, has recovered, but will
not be seen on the stage again until
next season, her physician advising that
she take absolute rest this summer. She
Is living at her New Hampshire country
home.
David Belasco, it Is said. Is writing
a new western play for Blanche Bates.
and may take "The Girl of the Golden
Want" off the boards In August to glva
the new production a chance with the
public. . t" ' -
MONOLOGUES.-
"The Eternal City.-
Special promises have been made for
the opening this afternoon at ths 'Baker
theatre of 'The Eternal City" and Indi
cations are that they will be more than
fulfllfed.. The management haa gone to
every possible length in making sure of
a fine and extraordinary production. The
scene1 Is laid In Rome. Therefore pal
ace a, Roman ruins snd the plctureequa
ness of Italy have Inspired the artist's
brush. The play waa written by Hall
Calne, probably the greatest living
writer of wonderfully powerful and
apectacular dramas. His "The Chris
tian" In a fine conecntlonr but his "The
("Eternal City" ls a morelbrTy and en
nohllng theme of the tensest Interest
and grandest splendor. It Is the' story
of Roeelr-the leader of the people,. who
loves Roma, the aculptress snd ward of
the prime minister. The undying lovs
of RossT ana Kom tnrougTrTfTaTs-THaT
shake ths foundations of church and
state and. their triumph at last and his
elevation to the proud position of dic
tator of Rome form a drama never to
be forgotten. It "la a stupendous -work
to put on this play In an adequate man
ner and the most unqualified praise is
due Mr. BakJr for its successful ac
complishment. Several weeks have been
consumed In preparation and ths result
today is commended to the public. The
Baker stock company will be at Its best
In, the Impersonation of the many and
various roles - among the dramatis
persona. There Is an opportunity for
a hit for each of the old favorites, snd
the general excellence of the perform
ance Is sssured r the caliber of the
superb company full caat follows:
The Baron Bonelll.. ...John, Sainpolls
The Hon. David Rossi... .Edgar Bauma
Bruno Rocoo..., ..Donald Bowlea
Commendator AngelelU. .William .Dills
Trent! al Muira....-iiTiIlarrr ManAullffi
Charles Mlngslll Howard Russell
His Holiness...'. ...Frederick Esmelton
Father Pifferl ..Harry D. Byers
Dan Camlllo Murelll. . , .Burt L. King
General Potter. ....... .Frank Stapleton
Sir Bvelyn Wlss..,. . .David Grlffl
Tomaaso Maiiottl. ......William Harris
Felice Roswell Dagu
Cardinal ... .TV". . . . ."".'". .'William Harper
Princess Bellini.. .....Mrs. H. D. Byers
Elena Margaret Neville
Joseph.jjLj-i-t. ..Little Gladys Banks
Nattallne. . . . ... .. . ; .Ethel Gray" Terry
Donna Roma Volonna. .Lillian Lawrence
Guards, soldiers, -carabineers, . ladles,
ei&.
-future-
Act I The loggia of the Baron Bo-
nelirs palac overlooking th plasma of
St. Metro.1
Act II David Rossi's apartment.
Act III- Donna Roma's studio.
Act IV ScnaX-MUUrX tribunal
In th castle of St. Angelo. Seen I.
Th pope's garden at the Vatican. -
- Act V Donna Roma's studio.
. Act- VI Scene 1. Ante-chamber to
the pope's bedroom.. Scene J. Th. log
gia of the castle of-St. Angela .,
. Musical Stock at Heilig.
Th people of this city may bs 'con
gratulated on the prospects at the Hei
lig theatre for musical productions diifnv
lng the summer. Th jenaau Musical
company-leaves Los Angeles - today
bound for Portland, -and will open at th
Helllg In The Rounders Sunday night.
June 10. . The company carries Its own
costumes, and special scenery will be
made for a weekly change of bill so
long as ' th season of musical stock
lasts at th Helllg. The stock season
Is under dlreotlon of Calvin Helllg and
George -H. Davis, and every effort is
being made to give the publlo a really
meritorious series of performances.
Lottie Kendall is the premier comedi
enne and Myrtle Van is th soubrette.
Robert Pitkin is the baritone, and E.
F. Seamans one of th tenors. The
company numbers about 10 ' and has
been added to in Bah Francisco. and
also a few society girls from Port
land with excellent voices will go Into
th chorus. The season Will Include
soma extremely fetching musical com
edies and light operas.- The majority
of the Kendall company com from New
Orleans, where it Is as natural to atng
as to breathe. It is probable that The
Telephone Girl" will be the second
week's bill.
Eoyer Concert at Exposition Grounds
A particularly attractive proposal is
mad to th publio for this Sunday
afternoon by Mr. w. H. Boyer. He
made so big an impression on th pub
Ho with bis fine concert the other
evening at th He'll g theatre that he
he other
has been persuaded to repeat the eon-
cert at the Lewis and Clark fair grounds
this afternoon at t o'clock. He . will
give th full program with chorus of
AOJcJceaaololstSfeihajiame and an or -
chestra of It pieces. The Verdi "Re,
qulem" is th great, number of the
program, but there is also much Inter
est felt in th catchy muslo of Frankle
Rlchter's new comlo opera. The Grand
Nasar." Father Dominic's "Beautiful
Willamette" will be on the program.
It will be a magnificent concert and the
choral work of th SO voices under Mr.
Boyer' s control Is acknowledged to be
something a little better than than this
city has listened to In a long time. The
fair grounds have been slicked up snd
look a good deal A they did when the
exposition was in progress. Admission
to the grounds also gives everybody ac
cess to th concert, and - there is no
extra charge for vehicles. Tou ret an
outing, a beautiful stroll or rid and
a suprb:conort. I
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Royal Hawaiian Band. .
Th tonr of th famous Royal Hawa
iian band of Honolulu will embrace the
entire United States and the public will
be given an opportunity of hearing the
most novel organisation of its kind in
th world. Th band numbers 60 musi
cians - of both sexes and comprises a
military band, a choir, a stringed or
chestra, aa well as mandolin, guitar
and banjo clubs and solo singers of
both sexes. Special price matins Sat
urday. .
VAUDEVILLE AND STOCK.
At the Grand.
At th Grand today- th last ap
pearand will be mad by th Broadway
trio, who have made such a hit during
the past week;' th Brothers Luts. arm-
leas wonders; Clemenso ' Brothers,
Parisian mnalnsl novelty act; the
Kelcey girls, Tom Ripley, and the re
mainder of th big bill which haa been
unanimously - Indorsed as first class.
Ths performances are from I to and
from 7:10 to 10:41. . - .
Another strictly superior program la
assured this week, starting with th
matinee tomorrow. Th Orand headline
aot comes directly from th Orpbeum
In San Francisco. Armstrong and Holly
present this act. under th title of Th
Expressman." and it la said to be on
prolonged laugh. Najda Is another feat
ure on ths new bill. Sh is a dancer.
Unlik ordinary artists In this branch
of th profession, sh offers something
new. - Natda carries a large quantity
of special scenery and" electrical ap-
fiaratua. One of ths German comedians,
ong associated with Weber A Fields,
1 George Toemaa. H u down en tb
program for 10 minutes of mirth and
melody. "Domestlo Pets' is. the nam
given th act by Ellsworm ana uuru
Tstiiin iUiiiai slatsr team Is
nnunlH In Ik. Mnnnl Of the BttTitef
sauhrettes. - Master Harold Hof f will
H - Ll AnnatMll" an 11
lustrated song, and . the Grandlscop
will tell Terrible - Anguisn-. ana
Love Tragedy." ' ' ..
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; At the Star.
Today only will th funny musical
farce. Too Many Friends." be "seen.
This Js ths play which has arouaed so
many- laughs during tne paai-weca
the Star. It is given with a vaudeville
Ho. each number of which is gooa.
"A Pleasant Day" will be th attrac
tion at the Star this week, beginning
at the matinee tomorrow. This is a
nonsensical affair in which there is
just enough plot to keep the audience
lnrormed as to wnai aa me lun is
about. The"- comedians will be given
full scop snd, as usual, there will be
a large number of local hits and Port
land -Jokes. " "A Pleasant Day" Is the
kind of show th public seeks when a
rattling diversion is wanted. The Btar
Stock eomoanv is particularly Well oual-
lfledlo Interpret -thie-mueloal farce,
since the organisation is composed of
Wills and Collins, th travesty stars of
America, Dick Mack. J. W. Clifford
and other comedians. Ths chorus at th
Star is composed of half a dosen pretty
girls, who have catchy songs and pretty
dances and garnish the performance
with their presence.' There will alse
be a new 'vaudeville olio. Among the
specialty artists secured 'for the olio
are Emllie Watte, th eminent operatic
vocalist, and Cato Kalth, who la con
sidered by some people aa on of th
foremost Hebrew Impersonators on the
stage and th legitimate successor of
David Warflold and Joe Welch.. "My
Wild Weatern Rose" will be th lllus
trated song, and '"Oliver Twist" will be
th story related by th Btaroscop,
";"
At the Lyric.
The last opportunity to see th beau
llfxo'
tlful military drama, "A Southern Girl's
vaTwlll be this-afternoon and avsiu.
Ing with continuous performance. This
production has met with phenomenal
success during ths past week, due "large
ly to th fact of its being a romano of
the southland, carrying with it all the
elements calculated to make a dramatic
production Interesting and worthy of
appreciation. All should see this most
excellent offering.
Beginning with th matin tomorrow
afternoon, the Lyrlo will introduce its
customary--change of bill- by offering
that melodramatlo success, "A Convict's
Wltp." This play abounds with strong
climaxes, delicate situations, and, deals
'WIlK'Ib'auocVs'sesud'failu'rM of life
Trna-mgnrieT rnogrregriiitie. Thers is
also a very beautiful love story running
through the play, "which adds largely
To Us taking features. With "Miss How
ard as ths wife. Miss Branscomb as
Doris, Hies Power ss the old maid, Mr.
Fanning with a strong part in Drysdsle,
a part he has played with success In the
east, Mr. Ashton as Burleigh. Mr. Whit
ney as the young lieutenant, -snd last
but not least," that old-time favorite.
Mr. Connors,, gives an assuranc of the
acceptability of th offering. Th il
lustrated songs and moving- plotures by
ons of the Lyric's favorites. Jo Thomp
son, will constitute one of the strong
features of this week's attraction at the
Lyrlo. - -
- "... Pantagea New B11L '
Pantages announces for the following
week several of the best features It has
yet offered the publlo which is saying
a great deal. There are two featurea in
particular which will appeal to every
body. These are Ralph Cummlngs and
company and the Hunt dog and monkey
circus. Ralph Cummlngs, - tne notea
comedian. wltKhla able assistants In
the fun-making business will put on the
mirthful farce, "A Sealskin Sacque,'
which ltteraly took Seattle vaudeville
patrons by storm this past week.. Ths
dog and monkey circus Is a great treat
for the little ones. No child should be
deprived of. seeing these smart Uttla
animals in their Jhouaand and one funny
capers, and they will prove entertaining
for grown-up children aa well, men,
as additional features, there is Miss
Cells Hobson, the operatic vocalist, who
has an excellent voice. Fletcher and
Nolan are a team of young and very
pretty soubrettes from Ssn Francisco.
Jean Wilson will sing the Illustrated
ballad and th blograph will picture a
llvelv comedy film. i
Today for the laat time, th second
series of San Francisco earthquake mov
ing plotures will be presented. There
will be continuous performances in or
der to accommodate all who wish to see
this thrilling, accurate and realistic
spectacle. A long list of exceptionally
I k00d vsudevW numbers supplements
lag esrmquaao picture.
Any Oods or Idols to Sellf
(From th N. T. Sun.)
Th following is an extract from a
l letter actually received by a NwJXork
haul doing business -with- foreign covin-I
tries. The letter cams from Kumb-
hakonam. South India
"As natives of India ar always wor
shippers of all gods and Idols, if you
can favor me with a list of Idols, their
prices and some sample idols, I wfil be
able to send you a large wholesale or
der for these gods, which will take up
exceedingly well among natives all over
India; and if you can get me th sol
agency from that factory for intro
ducing their 'Idols throughout India,
I am sure to make their business a
thorough-success her in the event of
their undertaking; to gtv the sol
agency throughout ' India, Burma and
Ceylon, and also a fixed traveling al
lowance, - say til a month Including
Batta to one of my clerks to begin with,
wh will go throughout India and secure
orders from natives, rich and poor, mer-1
chants and nobles, eto.
"If you can kindly se your way to
get m th sol agency on th above
lines, I con make it a great success fin
ancially for both of us, you undertaking
to supply me with idols and I undertak
ing to sell them as fast as possible.
There Is no competition for this line
of business her, and heno I wish to
be th first In th field and natives
ar such a bigoted people who will sell
their souls, If possible, to worship aa
Idol of their own."
. American tnflusno.
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We'r a great snd growing natrmv
anq inn others fnmi and sua
Over what they call our crudeness, i
They all oopy after us;
See the cssr of all th Russians
Filching Roosevelt's curious fad
H has sne andsnubbed th duma,
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Ivan Graftsky had a rat bill -
Which ha flrurafl Anrht r n
But th csar Just looked It over.
Ana n loudly cried: "No, no!"
Up" lumped Lobbyvltch and Blllsky
Whaw. vnn ihnnM V w r i
Tee, the cssr hss snubbed th duma,
auu am uuniai angry, nowt
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Thn the memhr from Fodumksky
He Was past th blush of youth
Told th member from Upstateskv
That th csar outraged th truth. '
There Is bitterness and aor-row.
Anger, sadness and regret, -For
th csar haa snubbed ths duma,
And th duma's mad, you bet!
- ' Charles R, Barnes,
Life Story Stranger
SafFiclion
From th London Tribun. -
TUB prisoner against whom xtra
. dltion proceedings r being
. taken by th French govern
J ment and who appeared at Bow
street pollc court "on Monday, as re
ported in th Tribune, Is being watched
night and. day. If he really Is the fa
mous Edward Guerln. there Is no doubt
that ha Is ona of th moat dangerous
criminals. alive. So far he has. not ad.
raltted that he is th man, although th
police ar quit confident of his Iden
tity. - Guertn's llf story Is remarkable. -After
serving several sentences of Im
prisonment he was convtoted of blowing
up by dynamite the strong-room of tho
American Express Office in Paris, and
waa sent to serve a life-sentence at
Devil's island, th desolate and pestilent -plso
near Cayenne, where Dreyfus was
confined. t
Th atory of his escape, as told to an
old-conf cderate, reads Jlkertb. - advert--tures
of the hero of a boy's book of
adventure. Already, if we ar to be
lieve th convict's own story, h was
planning to escape when on the outward
voyag to Cayenne. His first mov
towards regaining his liberty was t
get oh friendly terms with a warder's
wife, a matter which, he complacently v
alleges waa not very difficult, the fact
being that he is a remarkably handsome.
man. Through her he obtained money
from friends in Chicago, where he has
spent a good many years of his-life,
and presently h contrived by means of
th sam friendly agenoy to be ordered,
together with two Other prisoners, from
his cell near the military headquarters
to a spot at tb extreme and of the
Island. Soon after their arrival here,
th three men escaped to a swamp not
far- from th seashore. Meanwhile a
dead body, supposed to be that of a
prisoner, -was found on the Island anil
was identified by the authorities as
w... .an,,..i- ti. e,i,,.,-.i pi.,.,
a wooden board with Ouerln'a nam on
it was put over the grave, and the name
of Guerln was expunged from th rec
ords oft- the convict settlement Lik4
th hero of th."81lvr King,", be wax
f re to start In life again.
ATtght for Life.
uf-tfrsr of all he had to affect his
escape to the mainland, a task of extra
ordinary peril and difficulty. The three
men had food... water, supplies, ami
money, and Guerln had a revolver. Wltit
sum tough tuotrr-whrmnh5aals
wnrkttna ntarht etui Ah mid a -anit a
boat by scooping out th trunk of a
fajHnn tr. ss well ss some, paddles.
When their "dug-out" was ready they
embarked on dark night, and set out.
In th direction of Dutch Guiana. Dutca
Gulna' was a long way off. but th.
men dared not land at any place within
too miles of their place of captivity.
They took it in turns to do the paddling
and to sleep, : Then Guerln noticed that
his two companions would whisper
when they thought he waa asleep, and
ha - noticed also that they were quit
willing to paddle while he reated. He,
kept his ears open, and heard them pTan
nlng fo murder him and rob-hlm of his
money.. Guerln lay still in th bottom
of the vessel, gripping his revolver, and
when his companions crept towards him
with knives In their hands he- pointed
the muscle at them. Th men were
alarmed, and were ready' to promise
anything if he would not shoot. He
simply ordered them to go on paddling
whli he sat In th stern of the boat
with hla finger on th trigger of th re
volver. For three days snd nights this con
tinued, If the convict's own statement
can be credited, until at last they landed,
half dead from fatigue and 1 loss ' of
sleep. Guerln Immediately left th two
others, taking wtth'hlm all he could
lay hands on and leaving them ex
hausted in th bottom of th dug-put,
Free Once More!-
At length free, Guerln started tramp
ing northward, but how long the journoy
lasted he had no Idea, for In the course
of it he lost all count of time. He wa
captured by a tribe of Indiana, but at
th and of four days he succeeded one
more in making his escape. Another
day and night ,of wandering followed,
and then he found himself at Para
maribo, in Dutch Guiana, In such a
dreadful state that he describes himself
as having been "a bag of bones, rotten
.with fever." There he managed to sub
slst for a time, and taking ship fro.u
Georgetown to New York, arrived n
tbAUUetcAtjrwlthoujLJljennyJnhl
pocket.
Afterwards in Chicago h talked freely
with hla old associates on th subject
of his extraordinary adventures, and ho
ridiculed the notion that th Frenci.
government would ever attempt to e-
cure his extradition.. -"When you'r dead
on their books," he said, ''you ere dea.l ,
all over, and they are too polite to
think of extraditing a dead man." Re
cent developments, have shown that In
this Guerln was mistaken, even al
though It should prove after all thai
th English pollc hava been at fault
in Identifying him with the man at
present In custody here. Doubtless, the
mystery of the man's Identity wl'l
speedily be cleared up with the aid
the French anthropometrics! service.
Xabor Temple fox Chicago.
The erectldh' of a labor-templecost
ing 1700.000 on a site costing 1300.000,
with offices and meeting balls to accom
modate Chicago's 700 trades unions, is
said' to be under consideration by a'
prominent banker of that elty, who had
ofrerdto finance th proposition under
certain conditions. .
The suffragists ar hopeful, if not
confident.
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