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The Journal follow you to
'give you all the news Iron home.
The Weather Showers ' tonight
and tomorrow; southwesterly winds.
Journal Circulation
VOL. VI, NO. 132.
yform Forces Prepared to
Wage Strong Campaign
Whether Refuge Is Sought
, in Vancouver or Else
""This War Is to the Finish,
Declares Dr. Tufts Con
: tention Is That Majority
vof People Are Back of
. Those Fighting for Right
! ' N quarter la to he rfven the
bier by the reform forcea and If the
rambler aeek refuge In Vancouver or
any other place sear Portland, the war
against them will be carried into wasn
Ington owherever .they may seek to
operate their games, according u D. u
Tufta of the International Reform bu
reau. District Attorney Hedges' order
in .the . fifth district cloaee all the
towns In Oregon within any near dis
tance of Portland. The principal town
affected by the order la Astoria, though
'at Scappoose and Rainier fames have
been running. Others besides District
Attorney Hedges are determined that
gambling snail oe atoppea. ,
Vlt to rimiaa. .'
"This war is to the finish." said- Dr.
Tufta, "because . the majority of the
people are back of it. It Is not Intended
to take the work out of the bands of
the county officials, but to hold them
to a strict account for the performance
of the work for whloh the people have
hired them and are paying then JJielr
salaries. The day of reckoning will
come next June. And if the report be
true mat tne gam pier, propose to es
tablish themselves at Vancouver, . it
will .be the business and pleasure of the
bureau forces to ronow mem to mat
' part, of our Held of labor 'Where gam
bling is made a felony. 'This club Is
closely Identified with the New York
state race track gambling octopus,
where eight racks are maintained, one
of whlctuxoba its patrons of 12,000,000
It was only a month aro that the
movement which has closed the Mllwau-
kie club was launched. On Sunday. July
7. by invitation of Rev. ". At. Fisher,
pastor of the Evangelical church of
Mllwaukle, Dr. Q. L. Tufts of the In
ternational Reform bureau addressed a
large audience upon the evils of their
rambling institution and how to abate
hem, thus opening the battle at short
range. A committee was appointed to
take definite action. .
Oenert4 Cooperation. - -
The plan of the campaign was to
secure general cooperation or ait - tne
moral and religious forces of the county
to urge upon the district attorney and
sheriff that they'o'o their duty against
this unlawful nuisance. To this end a
drumhead consultation was held a few
days Inter at Oladatone Park between
Mr. Tufts and four of the castors of
Oregon City, all of whom arreed to
lrlng tne matter oerore their congrega
tions on a specified Sunday and take ac
tion In harmony with that of the Mll
waukle churches. The Journal came
to their aid and after a brief but vigor
ous campaign the club was closed.
"The Journal ss well as those fear
less pastor," declared Mr. Tufta to
day, 5,deserve a high meed of praise
from every law-abiding citizen. Not
only so. but this periodical, which Is the
ejHcf exponent of public morals In this
p 4f the state, should receive the pat
ron..estf aU who deelre clean govern
ment sinmhe protection of society, for
talk Is cheep. - A newspaper can not
do business In behalf of the people and
live on thanks any more than a nubile
school." - . ,
". "'"Wortin newhe.
"The International Reform Bureau has
two of Its field agents In New York
state seeking the overthrow of this
giant evil, in cooperation with such men
(Continued on Page Ten.)
Draws Maps' of Unknown
,; localities and Finds
Missing Things.
(Joe real Special Servies.) .
Chrlstlante,. Aug. 7. A 14-yearld
toy. John Flottum, who Is alleged to
possess a sixth sense, la the subject of
discission throughout Norway. On eev.
era occasions he has shown where miss
ing persons and horeee and articles, lest
for years, could be found. At present
lie Is trying to find a little girl In Chrls
tlanla, supposed to have been kidnaped
'He'SoeV'not advertis himself in sny
way, but bis fame has spread beyond
Ms home pariah. Chrlstlanla papers
publish full sccounta by reliable eye
witnesses of his feats. Physicians and
scientists are unable to explain his phe
nomenal sceornpllahment At first they
w.rfry skeptical, but they ns longer
r- to believe- that he possesses an
' .usual gift.
The boy draws maps of localities In
which he has never been, snd by these
maps people are able to find lost arti
cles and persons. One body was found
tvy Ms aid after hundreds had. searched
fur It several dajre. '
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iBinger Hermann Also Finds
a Friend in Junior Sena
tor on Account of His
Loan Made to Accused
Bonaparte Announces . That
Gqvernment Will Trj to J
Imprison Millionaires.
- , (Joaraal tpeelal aerrke.)
Washington,. Aug. 7 There Is no
longer any doubt but that the federal
grand jury, which meets In Chicago Au
gust 14," will Inquire -particularly into
Harrlman'a management of the Chicago
ft Alton road at . the time that It Is
charged that the - railroad 'granted
thousands of rebates to the Standard
Oil trusts The belief la growing that
criminal prosecution or Hi. h. warn
man, John D. Rockefeller and others
will be one result of the recent dis
closures at Chicago. . Secretary, Bona
parte today said: - . .
"In some cases It is' the opinion of
most prosecuting officers that the law
can be much more clearly and effective
ly enforced through imprisonment of
individual defendants. Immunity given
to John IX Rockefeller and his asso
ciates from personal prosecution, when
"thev anDeared aa witnesses in the Chi
cago case, will not extend to the rebates
. f .am . nt.K. u. A m tf , , ,
(Joornal Bpeelal Service.) ;
Mllburn.- Mass.. Aug. 7. Mra Louisa
M. Taft. mother of Secretary William
Taft, has suffered a relapse, and her
condition la serious. 8 he baa been ill
for the past three weeks. . .
Will Restore Sultan's Power
In MoroccoInstigator
of Outrages to Suffer.
, (Joaraal Special Barrio.)
Tan gl era, Aug. 7. Two hundred and
fifty Bailors and soldiers . from ths
French and Spanish warships are aow
sruardln m Caae- Blanc - until rder - la
temporarily restored,
M MM. ' "
. Paria, Aug. 7. FTanee has sent a note
to all the powers making plain her
poaltion in the Moroccan crisis. The
note saya the policing of Casa Blance
will 'be undertaken Immediately' and
Jointly with Spain, ae provided y the
Algeciras conference. The note further
states France's determination to main
tain the authority of the sultan and In
tegrity of his empire. Order and se
curity to commercial liberty In Caaa
Blanc will be guaranteed.- The author
of the recent outrages is to be punlsheX
Qumshoe Campaign Being
. Made foil Incumbent's Re
; election by His Associate
Hopes to Control Pat
apecll Wpt is Tke JeeraaL
1 Seattle. Aug. 7. When the Minnesota
sails next month for Japan, abe will
carry Thomas J. O'Brien of Grand
Dinlili Miehla-an. newlv aDDOlnted am
bassador to Japan. - Secretary Taft wilt
also sail on tne Minnesota, as win juoge
Thomas Burke and M. F.' Backus, who
are going to the orient ae special com
missioners for, the Alaaka-Tukon-Paolflo
exposition. . -
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Member Severed by Glass in Frightful Berlin Wreck and
Hurled Fifty '.Feet; Away From Track Fifty Per
.'; sons Lose Their, LiVes, Among ThemAmericans. ; :
' (Joeraal Special serTke.).
Berlin. Aug. 7. In frightful wreck
between aa express and freight train
which occurred at Tremessan thla morn
ing, in which 10 persona lost their Uvea,
among them several Americans, the
ground -was strewn for rods with the
limbs and mangled remains of bodies. '
Fifty feet from the track, covered
with blood and dirt, the features out be
yond recognition, the head of young
girl was found by members - of the
Wrecking crew. The head had been sev
ered from the body by pane of glass
wheu the two trains collided and the
Impact of the collision threw the mem
ber swsy from the wreckage. ! The body
Itself has not been recovered. It lies
beneath the cars which are piled on top
of each other. ...
Count Keinerllnk Is among those bad.
ly Injured, lie ws rausht in the debris
and it are with dlXXJouliy that fee waa
removed from beneath the overturned
, At noon today 10 bodies had been re
moved from the wreckage, which la half
Cleared away, but an acourate Hat of the
deed and Injured la unobtainable owing
to the confusion.
The collision was the result of mis
directed order An express train bound
to Berlin from Hamburg ran full speed
Into a freight train running In tbe op
posite direction. Both tralna were go
ing at a terrlflo rate. Thla is shown
by the wsy the engines were demolished
snd the manner In whloh the cars were
piled three deep on top of each other. "
The paaeenser Iraln carried several
hundred persons, a large number of
whom were American tourists who have
been spending the summer in this part
of the country; It is believed that sev.
era) of thee lost their lives snd that
their bodies lie burled under tons of
dehrls which will take hours to remove.
Flrev broke ot In the wreckage, but
waa extinguished. It Is thought, before
the flame added to the Hat of Xatail-
" " fWsabingto Bnresa of The Journal.)
v"aahlngton,DrXr..Aur7. Senator
Jonathan Bourne, while not mentioning
the matter from the housetops, is the
avowed supporter of Senator Ful
ton's aspirations to succeed himself, and
la conducting gumshoe campaign to
aaslst the latter. , If Bourne s quiet tips
to Oregon people who visit the national
capital have the desired effect, the peo
ple of . the Beaver state will sanction
Senator. Fulton's return to the senate,
Tbe Junior senator from Oregon la
using all the persuasive powers of his
polltloal acumen to swing his constit
uents Into line for Fulton and there la
not aa Oragonlan who pays his respects
to Senator Bourne who la not advised
la quiet and friendly way that Ful'
ton should be elected again . . '
,. -'.-,.'' Beaao To Support. ..
There are those mean enough te hint
that Bourne la secretly aiding Fulton,
who is not popular at the White House
so that he, Bourne, alone will control
federal patronage -for Oregon, through
Ms aslduously cultivated friendship
with the president.
At the name time Senator Bourne baa
been favoring ex-Congressman Hermann
ever since he came to Washington. He
deprecated the trial here and waa close
to being. called aa a witness during
his trial. ' This resulted from Bourne's
connection with the raising of money
on certain lenas negotiated Dy the
Hermann-Williamson-Mitchell interest
for loans, Bourne having supplied
money asaea tor witn tne lana aa i
curity. - .
Za Kelpis Hermann.
It haa been claimed that ' Senator
Bourne wanted to quash tbe Hermann
so, ir poem Die, and that be haa ex
erted himself to that end. at least he
baa always shown himself In entire
sympathv with the former coramls
sloner of the general land office.
Senator Bourne wss much annoyed
recently when the story waa published
In Portland intimating that the depart
ment of Justice was not acting In good
faith In Investigating the lend grants
of the Southern Pacific railroad com
pany. The aenator haa been cultivating
tne good grace or tne department aver
since coming to Washington, and the
story apparently did not meet with his
e : (Journal Special Servlc)
e Washington. D. C. Aug. 7."
4 .' Chairman Jamea Origgs, of the
e Georgia Democratic congresslon-
4 al campaign committee, eays W.
w ' 3. Bryan can have the preatden- .
tlal nomination If he wants It. :
4 "The -west and south will be '
e for him,1 said Mr. Qrlgga. "Even
tf - the aaat vbjecta, those - two "
e aectlona will be strong enough
In the convention to control
If Bryan decides not to run, the
south will furnish the nominee."
Michigan , Hamlet Receives
. Visit Brom Denizens .
w of Dense Forests.
(Joaraal Special Service.) '. j
Standlsh, Mich, Aug. 7. Driven - to
lowland by forest fire, a am all
army of bears Invaded this town, fore
ins a suspension of business for several
hours and terrorising the population.
The visit was made iuat as theetores
opened for business and laborer were
on their way to the factories. The In
vasion waa headed by remarkably
large specimen, a mother bear, followed
by two cubs. They chose the principal
street of the town for the entry snd
when they had driven all the people un
der cover were bold enough to stop In
front of a grocery store - and breakfaat
from a basket of turnips. -
Thla advance guard waa followed by
the main army of four good-slsed ani
mals, but they refused to stop, racing
through the business section In double
quirk time. ' When the Inhabitants had
recovered from their stonlsliment a big
hunt was organised, and In two hours
three of the Invaders were brought baok
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Romance of . Haywood Trial
Groom Is Bodyguard of
Detective McParland.
(Bpeeial Dispatch to the JoaraaL)
Pendleton, Or., Aug. 7. A romance
upon- hloh the recent Haywood trial
haa bearing- waa' consummated la thla
elty yesterday, when Mr. Charles Sir
ing and Mrs. Grace Keller were mar
ried by County Judge Qllllland. The
Jroom' Is a member of the Plnkerton
etectlve force and haa been with that
organisation for many ' years. During
the Haywood trial he waa detailed as a
body guard for Jamea McParland, who
secured Orchard's confession, and ha
was known aa the cowboy detective.
The bride waa a daughter of Mr. and
Mra. Deerlng, of - the North ' Juniper
country in Umatilla county.
Charles A. Hlrlngo, the groom, . has
been in the Plnkerton service for twenty-one
year and during that time ha
been through aome thrilling events.
During the early daya of his work a a
sleuth he waa connected with tbe task
of finding the parties who partlclpatod
In the famous Haymaraet riot in Chi
cago. But most of his experience has
been in the west, much of it being
among the coal miners of Idaho and
other states wherein-the Western Fed
eration of Minora away. According to
his story It waa his evidence that con
victed George A. Pettlbone, and sevens
teen other miners of blowing up the
f7lsco ,n Coeur d'Alenes in
182. When that crime waa committed
Pettlbone, now on th executive com
mittee of the Western Federation.' was
accused of having taken th lead in
blowing up the mill, and he served two
year in the Detroit, Mich., peniten
tiary for the same. At the time of the
riot he was the financial secretary of
the Gem Mining Union, and Bert n go waa
serving a the corresponding secretary
of th same organisation. .
From here Mr. and Mr SIrlngo will
go to Denver, where he haa been living,
but they will make their future home
in Santa Fe, New .Mexico, where Mr.
SIrlngo owna aome property.
Indiana Senator United in Wedlock With Miss Kath.
erine Eddy, Niece of Mrs. Marshall Field and
- ; Sister of American Diplomat. f .
(Jsaraal SpseaU ServtaeA ' ..) -'
Chicago. Ill, Aug. 7, Aeordlnc to d
rtcea received here by friends of Miss
Katharine Eddy, her wedding to Unlt-d
SUtea Senator Beveridge, of Indiana,
la to take place today in Berlin. Tbe
ceremony la to be performed t the
apartmenta of thebrtde'a brother, Spen
cer Eddy, on Hohensollern Stress. Be
fore the' wedding there will be a formal
civil marriage at the city ' registration
of floe. In oordnc with the German
Miss Katherln Eddy, the bride-to-be,
la the daughter of Mr. and Mr Au
gustus N. Eddy, of thla city, and a
niece ' of Mr Marshall Field. fier
brother. Spencer Eddy, la now secre
tary of the American legation at tha
German capital - Mlaa Eddy la noted as
a beauty and made ber social debut four
years ago. She ha been educated prin
cipally abroad, and It la said aha always
haa taken an Intelligent Interest In pub- ..
lio affairs.
Mr. Beveridge la the senior ; TTnlted
State aenator from Indiana, bavins;
been flrat elected in 1899. He married
In November. 1887, Mlsa Katherln
Maud . Lngsdale, but she died seven
years ago, Mr. Beveridge waa born -in
Ohio in 18(2, but haa lived in Indian
the greater part of his life. He is
graduate of Depauw university and la
a lawyer by profession. '
(SpecUl Dlamtrti te TheTraaL)'"'
Boise. Ida... Aug. 7. Troop K of the
Fourteenth cavalry haa juat left Boise
Barracks for an overland trip to Marya
vUIa,'on the. St. Anthony branch of th
Oregon Short Line, ebrt. 00 mllea
from Boise, where It will so Into camp
with tha Second Battalion of tha Idaho
National Guard, which Is to go by rail
and pitch tente there August It and hold
an encampment till August 18. Cap
tain W. C Smith of the post Is In com
mand of the troop. Beside Captain
Smith and Lieutenant SmaUey there are
It men In the troop.
United Telegraph Company
In Portland,; Connecting!
: Diego and Several j
Plans to Build-Big Station
With Tacoma, Seattle,' San
Other Coast: QtieWv i ' ; :
Within the next 10 days'. the, United
Wireless Telegraph company , will be
gin tha construction of a wireless tele
graph station In Portland.. A. V. Rags
dais, the Portland manager of th com
pany, is negotiating for a site for the
plant, with the probability that a lot
on Council Croat- will, be . selected, al
though It may be found more dealrable
to install the plant on top of on of the
tallest buildings la the downtown busi
ness district. C B. Cooper, th chief
engineer of the company, .with head
quarters in Denver, is in Portland 'for
the -purpose of constructing the plant
and installing the delicate machinery,
Mr. Cooper haa Juat returned from As
toria, where a wireless atation la under
construction. -.
Bites for planta have been selected In
both Seattle and ' Tacoma and th ma
chinery la on the ground for Installing
both station- - Mr. Cooper saya that
with the completion of - th . planta at
Seattle, Portland and Astoria It will be
possible to communicate by wireless
telegraph from Seattle to San , Diego.
He further says that tha United! Wire
less company has made arrangements
to put In stations U- the way from
Nome, AJaaka, ' to the elty of Panama.
Milwaukee,' Wl,- Aug. 7. Oeorre
Pea - the chauffeur for Alderman
KuschberV- died from his Injuries at
noon. 81oaa may die, as be Is seriously
Injured. f
(Joaraal ft pedal Service.) '
, Montgomery. Ala., Aug. 7 The house
today adopted'' a resolution strongly
barking Governor Comer In his fight
agalnat railroads. The resolution vir
tually asks the executive to tell the
Houae .what he want and the same
wlU be granted. sere la still aa acute
noasiblllty that It may be necessary
to recall the mlUtla, unless strained re
latione between roads and atei offi
cials are terminated. If the Houlhern
road takea off local trains. th."
cation order requires, riots win follow
To add to the prenent trouble, is the
threat, of the railroad employes, tlre.l
ai the eq uii tiling, to iUui ,
(Special "Dispatch ' to The Joaraal.) ""
Helena, Mont, Aug. 7. The Helens!
Cab company haa applied to the district
court for. a writ of mandamus against
the . Rocky ' Mountain . Bell Telephone
company to compel a resumption . of
servlc. Papers were served on General
Superintendent Burdlck and he at one
asked the strikers to return, saying that
If thsy did not he would bring girls
from Salt Lake City to .take their
place The cab company, whloh It la
understood Is acting In behalf of th
Helena Bualness Men's association, as
serts it Is losing business because of
the shutting; oft of th telephone ser
vice. . , . , .......
Federal Judge- Hunt today granted a
temporary injunction, as prayed - for
against the labor uniona and their oltU
eers, restraining them from continuing.
In effect the boycott - against tha tele
phone company. - . - '
Japaneeo Wrestler Sails. v
Toklo. Aug. 7. Japanese Chamoton
Wreetler ' Bttachlyam sailed today 'for
Seattle,-where he expects to meet Hack
enaohmltt and -other wrestler .
f Jack the Smearer" Caught
Red-HandedHe Spoiled
Many Costly Dresses. .
Uearaal Special Ssrvtae.)
Indianapolis, Ind., Aug. 7. William
R. Oadd. known to the polio for the
last three yeara aa "Jack the Smearer,"
waa captured red-banded shortly after
mldntrht and made a confession, cooler
admitting that he had ruined humlro:
of costly party gowns, but glv.a t
reason tor his mania. He haa re! -Ir I
her etsht years and slthouch emii"-t
ift rolling mill has done im r-.. i
ahle palnllng and crayon work. H
sociatione have alwaye neen o't i
his habits ahove reproach. I I
am I inutile wife, who Is stuni J ( i
arreat and confealon.
His frlenda t.cli. ve that - '
on the sublert of pi -!
others snd )erhr driv-t i
Soolallat oraiora. who h '
such arts airaltipt vmII .
lie Myt he woull he
n-alre to ruin iv d
fill lila r-". k' i I
with tucu cw .