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VOL. IV. NO. 29.'
PORTLAND, OREGON. SUNDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 29, : 1907. fi
, PRICE FIVE CENTS.
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Laughs as if Not Aware of
! . Seriousness of Situation
Does Not -Appear to Fee
; Any Kemorse--ManJelay
and Badding Out on Bail,
. i At midnight last night L. L. Ian
' delay and E. E. Raddlng, the two
alleged . co-conspirators .with , Mrs.
Waymlr succeeded In raising the
ball, required to secure their re
lease. Tbe bond was fixed at $500
I in -each - case- and "Mandelay' fun-
nlshed f80O cash of this amount
and Raddlng . gave the ' remaining
$200. . ... ;; :-
Attorney Seneca Font fori the
prisoner ; declared that as soon
Mrs. Waymlre reached Portland he
' could arrange to secure her release
on ball. He aald that he had never
seen bis woman client and advised
her to remain in Vancouver nntil
today, so that he might talk with
her over, there. f , .. - yy-:
i With a contemptuous laugh as her only
answer- to ths charges of attempting to
blackmail Mayor Lane. Mrs. Belle Way
mire was arrested by Sheriff Sappington
of Clark county in Vancouver, Wash
Ington, last evening. ' V '- ' ,'
When an' officer from Portland went
ever to Vancouver last night Mrs. Way.
Wire declined to return , to Portland
without extradition papera And she Will
fee all awed to remain in' the custody of
"the Washington : officers until tomor
row morning. .. .
Mrs. Waymlre has bees-stfroplng at
the Columbia hotel, Vancouver, since
Thursday night the evening- of the sen
sational scone in the office of Mayor
I,ane, during which Mrs. Waymlre and
her alleged confederates attempted to
besmirch the mayor's, reputation.-
Yesterday she was located by The
Journal, and aftesstrlving it an exclu
sive interview, in 'Which she declares
-that she has been greatly wronged by
1 the charges against her and asserts that
; she can show that the mayor has not
'-told the truth In Tils account. of the af
fair, she was taken in custody by Sher-
- in oappingion. ' .
Peeks Through, Doorway.
- A knock at Mrs; Waymlre's door In
. the Vancouver hotel yesterday, cfter-
noon brought forth the sharp Inquiry
"wnat s wanted . m ratner uncertain
tones through the open transom.
When Mrs. Waymlre was told - that
she herself was wanted she opened her
room door lust enough to reveal a wo
man of perhaps 85, petite and with a
'most attractively rounded-figure, a
head crowned with a great . maaa of
golden brown hair and a face the prin
cipal . feature of which was the eyes,
large, brown and expressive.
If ths charge of a conspiracy against
the mayor are true the men behind the
, plot could not have ploked a more deslr
able bait for their game. ...
. "Well, what Is Itr she said. ' -
"Mrs, Waymlre, The Journal want's
you to give It your story of what hap
pened In Mayor Lane's office."
"Well, I'm not going to give It!"
snapped back the Tittle woman. - "If I
want to make a statement later 'U do
Continued on Pags Four.)
Ilicks-Chatten. Engraving Company Sued by Mrs. Rose
Parker, Wife of Army Officer; for $30,000 foHJs
jng jjer ukeness in Advertisements. "
Mrs. Ross Parker, wife of Lieutenant
Hugh A. Parker of ths regular army,
well known In Portland Society circles,
and a daughter of Mrs. J. N. Sutton of
j 784 Hoy t street, yesterday afternoon
I - f lle) suit In ths circuit court for $50.
I ,000 damages from the Hlcks-Chalten
i Engraving company, alleging that theH
J 'company had need her photograph In a
? magaslns advertisement , without, her
i consent ''., '
J. it Is charged that 'ths company! as-
cured two of Mrs. Parker's photographs
and u(l tnem in savertiaements or tne
company's business, whlob were printed
In the pacific Mootiily mn(tlne In the
months of lecraberr February aird
March. . ' , . , '
Mrs farser anew nmmnsvor me use
f her likeness by tbe crrmpany, she
liays, until - me saverxinemenis sp-
iered. une says sne never sonant pud-
llclty. was never Before tne punlin in
My way, ana neer fh? winiwnr
' in rlsht to use her photograph.
Hhe alleses that She, as the Wife of
'i of finer of the mitiilar army, has to
i iv?V with her hnxbiinff to the differ
I j army posts in the t'nUed etatesand
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" Mrs. Belle Waymire
vef. Washington. The
$' tody by Sheriff Sappington on orders from police
jieaaquaners ai xorxiana.i.ur.- vv aymirc.nau.uccii.
stopping at the Columbia hotel. . '. j ;
:rl;7 When Interviewed Mrs. ' Waymire declared that
she was innocent of an attempt to blacken Jhe char
? acter of Mayor Lane. : She said that she would try to
prove that sne naa never pionea to maice trouDie ior
the mayor,' but during her conversation she appeared
to have had her story well framed for the purpose of
. convincing those who questioned hefythat she was
telling the truth. The testimony of other persons in
j the'ease is conflicting wiflithat of the woman. '
TRUNK MURDERERS III CITY
Covington and Burilson Escape Seattle Police" by Few
l THours-Supposed to Be in Riding Here Stopped
: j at Davis Ifotel
Frank Covington and Charles Buril
son.' ths two men wantea ny lam wan
Ington authorities for the murder i of
Mrs. Agnes Covington, ths wife of tho
former, have, been ; in Portland for
the past few daya, though Covington Is
supposed to navs left ths cltr tw
hours shead of the detectives from
Seattle, who were on .his trail. Coving
ton and Burilson are the two men. lm-
etieated-ln the "trunk murder1' or aiki
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Chinamen Have No' Use .for
Women's Gubs and Suf
7"". (Calted rress Leased "Wire.)
Hong Hong, . Bept" . Ths newest
peril hers, according to the authorities,
is ths "Chinese new woman." So great
is the fear of it that a native; writer
with wide Christian Influence was pub
licly flogged today ' for Inculcating
western Ideas of Independence among
women. .-. .
After many tnousana years or.nia-
den existence tho women of the em
pire' are beginning to make some claim
to the orivueses oi existence, oui or.
flclals are determined to cneca tne
movement and orevent any .show of
female Independence. -
in canton tne ponce are enrorcing
an- order prohibiting remaiea from oe-
ins- served In tea houses and restaur
ants even when attended by men. The
proclamation . also prohibits women
from Rambling and heavy penalties are
Orchard Casa Continued.
(Halted Preae teaaad Wire.) .
Boise, Ida., - pt SI. Harry ; Or-
chafp was . takefl , to ' Caldwell today
where he appeared In ths district court
and his case was continued for a term.
Orchard was accompanied by Guard
tne atate prison.
the various Islands to which he Is ordered.-
The use of her photograph was
a wrongful Invasion on the privacy of
her life, It Is alleed,-had caueed unfa
vorable comment everywhere she bad to
go, and had a tendency to bring her Into
disrepute anions; her frlenda and ac
quaintances generally. . -
"Mental anaulsh: sorrow and chagrin'
are alleged by Mrs. Parker to have re
sulted from the publication, damaging
her to the extent of 150.000. Lieuten
ant Parker la new stationed In Cuba. He
went to that Island shout five months
ago from Fort Pnelllng. He was for
merly with ths Twenty-elpthtri United
States Infantry In ths Philippines.
NO INDICTMENT FOR -.
" . (raited I Prees Leased Wire.)
Washington, D. C. Bept 11 The de
partment of justice authorised ths an
nnusccment tonlsht thst to Its knowl
edge. K II. Karrlman had not been In
dicted In flan Franclaco In the rebate
cesrs SKntnet the Hnuthern FaclflO Sod
I'acUlo Alall oompaclea, .
, , ,
is under arrest at Vancoti-
woman was taken into ciw-
Few Days Ago.
Point In which ths dismembered body
of Mrs. Covington was found floating In
a trunk In the bay.
Covington appeared St ths Pavls ho
tel. Clay and Water streets, on Thurs
day afternoon and after staying a short
time left, the house but returned during-
the evening and remained part of
the night - He left during the night or
eany Tioay t
rone nut a cou
Friday morning, and
couple of pours when twa
Seattle detectives arrived in search
(Continued on Fags Two.)
IN AH ELEVATOR
John r Edgehill i Caught . Be
,.tween Floor of Cage and .
y : Door Casing.
. (Vailed Prea leased Wire.) :-. -'.. .1
New Tork, Sept Jt. His ribs crack
ing one by one, John Edgehlll, an ele
vator operator, was slowly crushed to
death today In ths lift In a . West
jsjghteenth street apartment , house.
Edgehlll. left the car for a moment to
do an errand on the ninth floor. In
stead of coming to a dead stop the
car alowly ascended, and the operator,
returning, tried to crawl between the
floor of tbe car and ths celling. He
became wedged In the crevice and was
killed by the car. rising so slowly that
us motion, wss 'almost imperceptible.
HOT TO BE
Kockef eller Declares That
v Corporations Are Friends
.of Workingman and Time
Is Coming, When ' They
Will Supercede Banks.
Industrial Combinations Are
Here - to Stay Believes
Present Laws Are Wholly
Adequate to Deal With
Dishonest Magnates: ! )
, John D Rockefeller Is the poorest
man Jn the world physically. rB
Is tho richest man la the world
financially. He makes money so
fast that the very mlnntea work for
him.- Recent developments In the
Standard Oil cases hare made It a
matter of court record that Joha D
has an Income from tandardDiTof
$42 a minute.;
Forty-two) dollars mlnnte
$2,B20 per boar, or $64,480 per day,
future: . r
ov $114,400 per r month, or. $21,-
T72.80O per year.
- There are - e5tfaci Interests which
materially Increase this estimate of
John D,'s annnal drawdown, -----
, ,"r ( By Wlliam Hoster. . r"
. (Hearst Kews.ky Leagest Leased Wire.) '
Cleveland, Sept. 18. From the
ldylllo retirement of ' .Forest Hill,
John D. Rockefeller 1 on ., Thursday
Cave this measago on the economic
. "My faith In tbe future is bound
less We are but in the Infancy of
our economic ' development, which
must procd, as It has followed
during the past 40 years, the line of
consolidation -and cooperation.
'If you ask me particularly what
I think, ot. the. future, of the busi
ness corporation or trust, so-called,
I say that my faith in the Standard
Oil company, - for . Instance, - was
never greater than It Is at the
present hour. It has a futnre that
will far transcend its achievements
of tbe past. . So will all the treat
(Continued on Page Two.)
BALANCE; WILL . THE SCALES GO
COUNTESS OF WARWICK WHO AR
Shoots Through East River
" Belmont Tube at Mile
a Minute. ; ,
" (falted Prass Leessd Wire.) ,
New. Tork, Sept H. Racing far. be
low the bed of ths Eaat river 'from
cremation or suffocation In ths new
Belmont tunnel a party ef 18 men es
caped so " narrowly ' today that ' several
wars obliged to beat ths flames from
their clothing, when the car in which
they were making a trial trip shot
from ths Long Island end of. ths tube.
The . car took fir from . tho overhead
trolley rail. . s .
The motonnan turned en - full speed
and the car covered a mil In leas than
a minute. Its motion fanned the flames
to such an extent. . however,, that
three-foot hols ' was . burned In ths root
as It-sped. '
I I awsav
sfA fix? S-
RIVED IN NEWTORK YESTERDAT
GUfl FIGHT COST
Government Eebukes Gug
, genheims by . Granting
; Rival Concessions.,
(United Pm Wire.) " -Washington,
Sept J. The govern
ment's answer to the fatal assault by
ths employs of the Guggenheim inter
ests upon those of ths Alaska Horn
Railway company, over a right of way
through ths Keystone Canon, a mili
tary reservation In Alaska, was the dis
patch today of a telegraphle right of
way to the homo company. . This will
enable both concern a to reach the new
copper iieia wnicn tne uuggenhelm in.
terete inea 10 sesa up.
partment of the Columbia, has been in
structed to prevent lurtner bloodshed.
VISITS NEW YORK
(TJalted Press Leased Wire.)
, New. Tork, Bept ' It. The
Counteaa -- of , Warwick, ona of
England's . beautiful women, a
frlertd of King Edward, noted
Socialist despite her titles and
' riches, arrived today on , tho'
Cunardar Campania ' .
"I shall stay only a fortala-nt,
aays the countess, "and I wish
It were but two hours. My visit
Is purely social. " .. '
BEAUTIFUL GIRL MURDERED
Daughter of Wealthy Karisan Walks Into Back Yard
and Is Found Dead a Few Minutes Later She Was
Never Engaged and ,
' (Hearst Wtws ky bosgsst teased Wire.)
lola, Kan., Sept St. Miss May Sipp,
ths beautiful daughter of John N. Sipp,
wealthy man who lives with his fam
ily In ths little town of Moran, 10 miles
east of hero in this county, was found
dead,' with her throat cut in tho back
yard of the family homo last night
There appears to be np reasonable ex
planation of the cause of tho deed. ,
ThS townspeople are divided In their
theories regarding thS case.7. Some as
sert that It Is a case of muroer, while
others say It could as well be suicide.
Miss, Hipp' was an unusually pretty
young woman. She bad admirers, but
none who called upon her so constantly
that It could be termed a love affair.
She was IS years old and In excellent
health. Because she had -not so far a
nyone' knows, ever been engaged, she
was regarded as ratner a pmiuiiar girl,
whan her weslth and beauty were taken
nto consideration. At dinner lnt night
he young woman chatted with her
father and mother and appeared to be
In the beat of spirits. I.aler the rather
went down to the postgttioe for the mall
T. S. Iloward,- Manager of
' . Willamette Cream Com
: pany. ; Robs Prominent
Firms and Business 3Ieni
of $1,500, Then Vanishes.
Lived in Lavish Style in Ele
gant Apartments Bust
( ness College and Ad vertis
v, ing Company Heaviest
v. Losers Through Con. Man.
T. 8. Howard, manager of ths Willam
ette Cream company, has left Portland,
after mulcting various - persons and j
firms out of money amounting any-
where from $1,(00 So tt.000, and a war
rant will bo sworn out for his arrest
this week by X. M. Walker, secretary of
the eream company, . for embesxllng -lltl.
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1-Howarit left Portland g.ptembes li, -
ostensibly, to go to Loa Angeles,'
but it Is believed ho has gone to Hono- -lulu.
.Us had telegrams sent to him at
his apartments, stating that his mother
was dangerously 111 at Los Angeles, but
an examination In the telegrapn- of floee -ahowed
that no such telegrams were
Little is known of Howard save that
he cornea from a good family In New
Tork, where he Is said to bave a wealthy
a note and several brothers. The woman
who posed as Mrs. Howard la said not
to be his wife. She is known to have
oome from Ienver, where she worked In
a shirt factory. She la described as a
beautiful, modest yosng woman, who is
not believed to have known of How-
ard'a crooked deals. The couple lived
In the fashionable Wellington Court
apartment house. 21 Everett street.
. . Kaa of Great attainments.
Pew men have come to Portland, set '
up so soon an appearance and fleeced
citliene of the Hose City with tho
apiomo ana skui jtiowera aid. ne od
tulned credit wherever he asked for It,
and when he oould not get credit he was
not loath to reach In and help himself. -He
haa the reputation of knowing more
men in more cities of the world than
any other man in- tbe world, and can
manage any business from tinned good,
to cooklna- Philadelphia sauab on toanU
He haa a marvelous memory and a won
derful grasp of detail, wnlch makes him
an expert in any branch of business.
Howard came to Portland last sprina .
and went to work for the Beaver State
Hotel SuddIv eonmanv In Anril. J. W.
Thompson, manager of the supply com
pany, met Howard and the latter asked
the manager for a position.
Mr. Thompson employed the man and,
stated last night that Howard had lain
awake nlghta for alx months trying to
think up some plan to rob him. Howard
even went eo far. said Mr. Thompson.
even went eo far.
as to try to break open the cash door
drawer In the supply company s of
fice in the Flledner building, as well
as to break into me safe.
- Oatohes Drna Ttxm. ' ,
Howard left Portland two weeks sgo
yeaterday, but the day before leaving he
called up Redd Bates, druggists st
494 Washington street and ordered a
"wedding present" for a "friend" in tho
shape of an expensive dress suit oase.
Ths drug store does not carry dress suit
cases, but one was ordered from a
wholesale house costing 45. This was
filled with toilet articles, bringing tho
total cost to S4S, and then turned over
to Howard. Howard went away the
next day without paying for the suit
case. s ----- r
Howard went to work for the Willam
ette Cream pompanv about two weeks
before he left Portland. ' Behnke and
(Continued on Page Four.)
No Motive Is Found.
and ths mother busied herself about ths
house, The daughter stepped out into
the backyard. It was about 7:J0 o'clock.
She had not, according to her mother,
been gone two minutes when she hoard
a scream of "Mother, mother!"
The mother rushed Into the yard and
found her daughter lying in a pool f
blood. The daughter apparently mt
dead when tre mother re hrd her sm.
At first nothing was fnnn l, but li r
In the night, shout 10 fe-t from w.-'
the body lay, was found a rir wm. u
bore the firm name of M'niiini v
Ward & Co.. The rnxor rl.-iy -
mined, and here the mvm iy J.-. i. r..
There la no trace of hlol no..., i,-t
handle or blade. This was a -. it m n
prine to the coroner, who hn-i hhkh a
short time before, and the ihe.,rim '
mnn speoulstlon upon i! pmn .nv
the iurler, if It ni'inW. I ' -
ner save If the cm w-r. sm.,,1 .
they would not pe-e' iiv li-ve ti
on the blade, hut ,.. .e ihH .,
throat was cut eevrln. .. i v-i , , ir
wmiM be surs to Slum i ... ) . i I t t
The nuiflrr (henry la ' "' V
hnver. '..iiiie lite !..
voiliiff woiMMd r '-ru
(een cut up"" he laiis H i .
gie ii-'iU o.ui rii'i.