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The 'Weather Sunday, fair and
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VOL. VI. NO. 75.
Portland, Oregon, Saturday evening, june i, 1907 two - sections 18 pages.
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Udnferesfs of Good 'Government
I i fleinajid lpfsReelection.
W atStake.
The following is' a personal
t'Mavor Lane had been' renominated at lhe orimaries without lift
, ;ing7 finger? in his own; behalf. ' I hope with all my 'heart that
;---Mayor Lane niay be triumphantly reelectetLtam thinking jiot at
; all of Mayor Lane-; I am thinking .altogether of the best interests
J r of the city of Portland and of the opportunity which the citizenship
- i of Portland faces at the comfng election to demonstrate, that good
. government isjiot to be an experiment, but is to be permanently es
tablished. v ' ".-y " .'..-" -?Jy ? w -';f,''7.., "
; "The. defeat of-Mayor Lane at. this time wouldbe a grave set-back
to the cause of. municipal' government in America. ' Mayor
; -Lane Jias rendered, noteworthy service to 1 the city of ' Portland
throughout the last two' years. . He has not. been, a Democratic
mayor; but the mayoivof a whole city, and I daresay that not even
, the most partisan Republican will venture to doubt for a moment
. that Mayor. Lane's administration, has -set a hew standard in the!
conduct .of jnunicipal affairs' for, future'' incumbents of the' mayoral
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"In all the years'of my manhood I do not know, of a mayor .who
has served the welfareJef his city with larger devotion, and wisdom
?4thari has : Mayor Lane. " If I were a Citizen of Portland I would
'labor earnestly for his reelection, although, .as you know,-1 am a
Roosevelt Republican, Lane is a Roosevelt Tmocr. -
' t 'I have no feaf thaf' Mayor Lane WiII:fail of election. The elec
torate of Portland Is too; iiidepeifdent-and discerning to fail to re
; ward a faithful public servant His defeat, which ,is unthinkable,
would be tantamount to an' invitation to partisanship tq resume its
domination of municipal affairs' in Portland., We are fast reach
ting the time when men will be aslittle concerned about the national
- political affiliations of a candidate for municipal office as they are
in the cut of his coat, I rejoice td think that Portland has already
'led the way- ' j: ' ' . ' .-
"Time and again -since I have" cdme to New York I have spoken
v-at public meetings of . the almost unique political independence and
integrity of the yoters of Portland and Oregon. I know Portland
' so well and I love! Portland so well that I feel assured that Mayor
Lane will be reelected to ,thi office the duties of which he has for
two years discharged with' fidelity, impartiality and integrity.
. V . "STEPHEN S. . WISE."
As ! Far as Money , Is Con
cerned, Candidate Is Bet .
; Off the Board. '
""" AH over town betting men r hunt
, Ing-for Devlin money. As fast as it
'wppesrs It is eagerly taknn and It is
generally expected that before the polls
open Monday morning Lajie men will
be forced to give . odds. 1 -Tor
the third time In two days Schil
ler's cigrtr stand, where moat of the
bets hsve been placed. Is without Dev
, lln money, and at 1 o'clock an offer to
1 bet $200 even en Lane was posted with
out takers. Krlts. the' proprietor of
tht notorious north end resort-and ons
: of the-most gctlv workers f Or Dev
lin, put up several thousand dollars on
Devlin yesterday and th)s morning but
all of It was taken by Lane enthusiasts
Who clamored for more. Over 14,000
of-Devlln money at Schiller's was cov
red this morning in addition to 5,000
taken yesterday and a -noon lns men
wers makings the rounds of the cigar
stands and saloons In .the hops of find
ing more. '' -:" ' . ' ' '
If you go to the polls and vote
next Monday, Lane's election is
assured. There will be no atay-at-homes
among Devlin's sup
porters, for the machine is thor
oughly organized and prepared
to get out all its votes. ? If you
favor Lane's election ' . (
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letter received by a friend from the
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Man Who PleAded Guilty to Sending an Obscene Letter1
Through i Mails to Female Horsethief BreaksDown J
: ' - When Sentenced to Five Months in i : Jail. - ;
'. Eighteen days and nights without
sleep was the direct cause of William
Bhufnan shedding copious tears when he
pleaded guilty before Judge Charles K.
Wolvtrton In the United States district
court tbls morning of . sending an ob
scene letter through the mall to Annie
Walker, the famous Montana girl horse
thief. A possible sentence of five years
at McNeil's Island and a possible fine
of 15,0.00 were ohly secondary circum
stances that caused Bhuman to overflow.-
He was sentenced to serve five
months In the oounty Jail.- ' -
tihuman put up a plea full of heart
rending, '.. lachrymose statements, - in
which, he told of the wrongs perpe
trated upon him by the strenuous An
nla.' Especially did he dwell upon the
attempt of .Annie to kill ! him. Five
Cartridges whistled about and through
his body before hs could put bullet dis
tance between himself and the. fair
Amnion. In'oqurt Bhuman pointed
wildly at his arm and hand, where some
of the girl's bullets plowed their wsy.
"Why didn't you sever your relations
with ths glrlT" asked the eourt
. t"" - ', tlnenitl 8pell rvlce.' ' . .
5 New- Tork. June. i.r-Btatemenls In
Howard Gould's behalf continue to
coma from unnamed "close personal
friends." One published sccusns Mrs.
Uould fit gross extravagance, that she
spent money as U there wis ho-limit
to her husband's Income, and this Irri
tated him.--
" Ons story ' about . her caprices and
whims is that shs took dislike to
the whiskers .worn by .boatswain n
Goulds yacht Niagara. v
)( -shaved them off to please her
and then sbo liked JiIs.Xms sren less
Rock j PDe EngincerBrings
DownPrisoner Wlio Tries;
; ; tojjako Prench Lcaye I
-' James' O Faitan, sentencfd ' to aertf
a year on the rockplle,. waa shot through
the right blp with a revolver while mak
ing a daring- attempt to escape . from
the Kelly Itutte quarry yesterday . at
noon. pagan. waa brought to the eity
last ntght for' treatment.. According to
the atory'told by Kagan at the county
Jail this morning, he attempted, to
escape aa: the' prisoners were lining up
to go" to. dinner. j , '
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"I did try to, but. she loved ma so, "I
could not break away,", was the .reply.
Bhuman told between his sobs how
he met Miss Walker In Tacomafell in
love with her' and -she , with 'him, and
then how he tried to live apart from her
when ha learned -of her punt reputa
tion, and from all that has been Bald
of Annie she has a, past' that reflects
credit upon-flhuman's-decision to re
fuse to have anything to do with her.
Ho went to Seattle. Annie follow.!
him and' when she had him cornered,
whipped out a slxechooter- resembling
piece of small field artlllnry and com
inanced littln rapid-fire practice. thq
man rtislUtrd the Idea of being a target
and played the part of "the flying cor
doon. Out - of a possible ' five..- -Annie
made two hits, one in the .target's- right'
hand ahd one in the left arm. " Experts
say the. shooting was remarkably -well
executed, considering clrcumstancea and
climatic conditions. 5 , . i
Bhuman started In this morning with
fk yery clear statement -or : ois crime
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and dlscharged"hlm. U Is said Mr.
Qould will admit she drank to excess
at times, but her husband's conduct
caused her 4o do so. x"
Mra. Oeorge J. Gould. It Is said, sym
pathises with Mrs. Howard Uould In her
trouble with her husbnnd and mny be
a witness In her behalf when the sep
aration suit eomes ' to trial. It had
been reported that Oeorge end Edwin
Gould would give testimony on How
ard's side, but Edwin Uould. on leav
ing for Europe with his family,- said he
took no Interest In his brother's, do
mestic affaire. George Uould sd fam
ily 'axe now ftbroadt , .
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Hundreds of Spectators Line
- Fourth Street and Cheer
Itimners as They Make the
: Final Sprint in Bace From
; .Oregon City. -; r
Eoy Flahertj, First Man in,
Aids Team Mates in,Low
7 erinff Kecbrd forCourse
hy Three Minutes Route
Was Muddy. ;
-Winner Hawthorne. ' ,,
Start Oregon - City. ' ;
Finish Y. M. C. A. building.
' Distance IS miles, r
! Time -One hour It minutes 29 '
seconds. ' -. '
Blx husky grammar school lads, each
bearing a - message - to be relayed
through the II miles of the race from
the Oregon .City bridge to the T. M. C,
A. : building, dashed, down, ths road at
the crack of the pistol this morning at
11:01 o'olpck A e ctoonditi paal4
12:11 o'cloWc Roy jriahel-fi' carHs -ttrrt
nrs't ., message into, the 'Y... Mi.r-.Ai
rooms and with it the honors of the
raoe for the Hawthorn school.
For four blocks up Fourth street
hundreds of persons watched the pant
ing - runners' as they completed the
home stretch and it was , with 'diffi
culty, that. the. competing racers forced
their' way-through the dense crowd that
congregated at the finish. ;
'The race this year was over the same
course as that run last season when
North "'Central was given the .cup, 'but
was completed In three minutea' . bet
ter' time. . Last year's relay was fin
ished in 1 hour 21 minutes and 14 sec
onds, but was run. over a muddy course.
Start At Oregon. City. -
Mayor Caufleld of Oregon City de
livered the pasteboard rolls bearing the
messagea to the waiting youngsters at
the bridge this, morning and a moment
afterward six runners were stretching
their necks In an effort to be first In
completing the first relay. The start
ers were Hussey, Mount Tabor; Hale,
Hawthorne; Aahbaugh, Shattuck; Gandy,
Highland; Uncoln, Alns worth; Penson,
Atkinson. . s
Down the road for the first half mile
a neck to neck race was In progress,
then ttat breaths began to come faster
and faster and the gspa between the
various racers Increased perceptibly.
Some even slowed down to a walk.'
Ashbaugh won the first relay In Blx
minutes for Bhsttuck, but during the 13
relays following Hawthorn - runners
maintained first place until the race
was completed. This waa- due to the
long period of spring training which the
latter have carried on In anticipation of
the event. -
. SEwtknu.TtkM lead.
tTh second relay was also completed!
In six minutes up a long steady, grade
and Hawthorne took first place. . After
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In Sunday s
o uriial
:"Whv I left the stage to wed,' by
' Edna May. the actress. :. .a.'
Electrlo current for music most
' marvelous of Inventions.
Critics' of Missions fkid. many sur-
surprlses in faraway China. -"
How the Boers are coming into their
own one more.
Fre ticket for the circus Tody
Hamilton tells sl.out It. ;
Insects keep ' slaves- a nd us tools
Ilk human beings,' V . "
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Happy Hooligan off at' last but he
' comes back,. " . !
Jimmy He runs for the Janitor..
Mr. Hatch . saves her life but re
grets It : .. . - ; .; ;' ...
Poor? Buck In trouble again, ,
What the 409 or, wearing. v .
When,' ankles-turn In low shoes.
New health slogan for women. -Wherri,
fig leaf gown are style. '
Stories for children and grown' up.
News of tie
The' full leased wlr report of two
great press associations -and spe
cials from all over the world.
School Teacher and Pupil Brayed Many Dangers Wliile.
. : Lost in ;Woods 'either Is Hysterical When Found
.and Boy Jovially Greets Rescuers. V ;
Spclal W.patch to Tn JoornaL)
Tacoma, June 1. Fairfax, the min
ing town In the foothills of the Cas
cades, ii 'miles southeast of Tacoma,
has had a jubilation- since the finding
day before yesterday of Brent A. Lind
say and Lawrence Mack. the school
teacher, and ll-year-old boy,, who were
lost in ' the woods six daya. It was
Lindsay's generosity-and heroism that
saved the life of the child who time
and again during ths days they 7 wan
Lane Appeals to the People to Help Him Kick From His
v aieels Snarling Curs Who Seek tolXivert Public' At " "
tention From Real and Vital Interests. -
Msyor Lane has leaued the following:
There was published . today by .. Mr.
J. H. , Anderson of Sixth and ' Everett
streets the statement that, ha had mad
complaint to me In relation to the ex
istence of houses of 111 repute near hi
place of business from, which, he re
ceived no relief, etc.. etc. i . '. ' ;
If t)ie statement made by Mr. Ander
son were true I woukl be culpable end
not deserving 'of the respect .or further
confidence of the ' people -of this com
munity,, but inasmuch as they depsrt
from the truth, and. are as-1 here relate,
I leave It to the people 'to form their
own opinion of the same. . , " -
. Some time ago complaint , was , made
by Mr. -Anderson agalnat some certain
bouses of that character which were lo
cated near his place of business, ,, and
acting upon hi complaint. such tihuses
were ordered closed. . and . were closed.
Immediately following this the charge
waa mad by the woman. who kept such
house that Mr, Anderson had been for
some tlme--ngaged In in attempt -to
force her and others-wh. had business
connections with her to purchase his
place of business, presumably to Tie used
for the same kind of business. Follow-
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(Josraaf' Special Sstvles.) ' :
Chicago, Jun 1. Miss Mrget H
leysuiDes manager of the Teacher'
Federation. h burled deflanc at Otto
C Bchnelder. the new president of the
chool .board., who yesterday ,v'nel
th teai-her that they must quit Muhor
union and labor union pmctlcea In th
school. He said the schools ser not
to be transformed into training places
for sluggers and thugs, but that rhll-"
dren of labor and capital wet to have
an. equal chance, Inarnlng something
besides : throwing stone and , yelling
dered starving over the terribly rough
ridges and canyons, feu In faints and
required resuscitation; v
t Lindsay was a student at the Uni
versity of 'Washington. He was on of
the brightest tn his classes when he
quit the institution a year ago. In ad
dition to- being supesjnr intellectually,
he la of a very generous and 'warm
hearted disposition... and It spok a
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Ing this she or some other woman re
opened on of the house which the po
lice had ordered closed, and thl ttm
she was arrested and waa again closed,
and at no time since, so far aa I know,
haa It been opened.
. Oionght Mattsr- Closed.
'.I heard nothing further In relation to
the matter and considered th Incident
closed until about a week ago. and sine
this enmpalrn opened Mr. -Anderson met
me on th city hall teps and ststed
that ' he. Intended to make" public the
statement that I was favoring Trlends
of mine IS the .oonduot of Such places,
evidently with the intention of Injuring
me In the ye of .th people at ills
- This I resented, but I did not apply
to .him the epithet whlch'be says I did.
I, did say,., however, that he would b
tenth- a II ff he made uch statemenL
At this time I also Invited Mr. Ander
son to com to th nyor: office and
state hi case, aeid few day later he
did so, at which time he complained
against all the' places which h mn-
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Miss Haley Is highly Indignant. She
says' any attempt to Interfere with th
fedvratiua would . b j vigorously eom
Mitted and Intimate that "Russian
autocracy." Instead of ""papular' rule"
la trying to be enforced ; .
The "long halra," summarily dis
missed from the board by Mayor Busse.
are still busy scheming how to over
throw him and regain their seats.
Meanwhile the public 1 watching th
reclamation of th schools from labor
and other-domination and It I certain
Mayor Bus will win in his sensational-fight,
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LANE 164.
Poll Taken In Four Different
k Sections of West Side-
, Passers-by Asked How
They Will Vote Without
' Regard to Party. -
Tenderlohi District Almost
Solid for -Devlin-r-Front
Street Region Strong for
LaneEast SIdeAdmitte(T'
by Republicans for Mayor.
Straw vote taken this morning dem
onstrate conclusively the overwhelming;.
sentiment In tavorf Lane In tha may
oralty contest. It. lav conceded on all
hands that Lane will carry the Kaut
Hide and 'Devlin's 'supporters build all
their hopes-on the West Hide vote. The
canvlss made this morning was there
fore confined to localities. on thw went -side
of the river. Outside of the North
Knd and Chinatown, the ballots showed
In . every Instance a 1 decisive majority
for Lane.' In all.. JS1 voters including
those, from the North. End and .China
town) expressed-Mheir' view and 14
declared themselves for Lane, .while 117
were for Devlin: - v, t -V :
: With one exception the' straw "vote
was taken by -members of The Journal
staff, who were instructed to question
voters on the street, taking every man
as he came and without Inquiry as to
h.s party politics. '-The one ballot not
taken by The Journnl was at the large
wholesale house of Bell A Co., US Front
Street, where the employes of the firm
Improvised a ballot box 'and voted se
cretly, each man writing the nam of
hi candidate on a slip of paper and
placing it In the box. .. This Independent
canvass grave even more surprising re
sults thaSi the straw ballots taken on
the street, the vote when counted
showing SI for Lane and only 11 for
Devlin. -,. - - .
. Ta,"Ad.;
The Journal's men started out early
this morning at an hour when business
men. . clerks and working: men are on
their way down town to their office or
placs0f employment. In some case
votera refused to divulge their choice,
but as a rule they did not hesitate ta
vrt (Continued on Page Two.) i
Boise 3Iurder Trial Is Post
poned Until Doctors Can
V . Cure Defendant. ; .
, IJoaraal Special Service.) '
Boise; lda Jun I. Haywood's 111.
ness this morning caused th pnstpone
ment of th trial ' until this afternoon.
He passed a restless night, suffering,
from an attack of th heart, caused by
excessive smoking, and till morning
was seised with an attack of neuralgia
in the bead, caused, by toxlo poisoning,
and suffered such pain that he wa
unable to stand.- '
Doctors were "called and hurriedly
worked over htm for several, hours, be
ing compelled to . sdralnlster a heavy
dose of morphine to allay-the pain.
The court .and lawyer for the de
fens announced that if Haywood was
not able to appear this afternoon the
trial will go over until Monday. .
Haywood's condition, according to the
doctor, Is due entirely to lack of exer
cise. . , 1 ..- .
Sunday The Journal prints
photographs- of . winners of
beauty contests in other states.
Cut them out 'and . save them
and you will have a collection
of the most beautiful women li
America.-,. - -- . ..
' On Sunday,4 June 15, a.".
nouncement wiU be made f
the winners "Ot . The Jourr.;".
beauty -quest and the pict'.:
of the most beautiful wcr.: : .
Oregon published.
Watch f- '