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PORTLAND, OREGON,, MONDAY EVENING, SEPTEMBER 30, 1907 FOURTEEN PAGES.
PRICE TWO CENTS.
j . VOL. VI, HO. 178. ". ' ' v-
joner Stows Decided In-
nation to Protect Those
Lo Are Suspected of Con-
piracy ; 'Against Mayor
..r. ". ... .... .: ;, .... :
; . -
fa., Bella Waymire, ' accused of ba
th woman decoy used in tha sensa-
Taal attempt to blackmail Mayor Lane
ii Thursday last, consented to com to
P ortland this morning from ' Vancouver
. whsr abe had been held byJBherlff Sap
, ping ton alnoe Saturday afternoon. - Bha
will aopear for her preliminary hearing
In tha municipal, court on Wednesday
- morn In a. , " ' '' . '
In the meantime an effort la being
mads by her attorneys. Bennca Foute
and W..R. McOarry. to secure the ll.oool
, bun required by toe court, out tne iasg
la proving a hard one. Up to 1 o'clock
ao one. bad been found who would go
' security for tha appearance of the wo
man on Wednesday morning.
so rur there nave oeen no aaaea ae-
velonmente In the case other tnan the
setting of the preliminary hearing loi
Wednesday.' Raddtng and Uandelay,
the two men accused of being conspirs
tore tn the plot, were arraigned In -the
- municipal court this morning and the
' caxe was then set by Judge Cameron.
, Both of the men are out on ball,.;.
i womaa Kolda to Story. . ;
The woman in the case still mala tains
her determined stand of Injured lnno
f rence and It must be admitted that she
r doea well In sustaining her part. If she
Is guilty of the" charges made against
her she-la maintaining a very atratght--frward
front and story. All the stories
Z 'ie telle are the same, without devia
"I do not know what Mr Raddlnr has
told, or Mr: Mandelay, whom I dd not
know at all, but I do know that I have
only eit story to tell and that Is the
trulh." That Is the way she puts her
case and sticks to tt. She declines to
discuss the facts or to go Into details
saying that the trial will reveal all she
knows. Until that time ahe will remain,
And aha doe remain silent ' Bha
..talks. It la true, freely and openly, but.
wsnever tha conversation ranges close
ta anything vital aa affecting herself.
Redding or Mandelay, ahe veers- off
most skillfully or else aaya very frank
ly. "I can't talk about that now, you
' Mrs." Waymlre aaya ahe ' la going
atratght Into the circuit court with her
story, for she want to escape the pre
liminary hearing and get paat the lower
court to where she thinks ahe will get
Justice unadulterated., -
"Will you waive your preliminary
hearing and go straight into the uoner
court er will you go Into the lower
court first?" she waa aaked thla morn
ing aa she set In the aheriffe quarters
'1 do not want a preliminary hearing,''
ahe said "I want to go into the cir
cuit court at once, for I believe I can
?et Justice there. The police court of
leers are all under obligations or con
trol of the meyor," continued Mra. Wayi
mire, "and they would be arald of loe-
(Continued on Page Two.)
RADD1HG A :
George A. Morgan, Ex-County Clerk of .Washington
County, Meets Untimely Death in Camp Near Hills- ;
boro Associated With Lytle & Hare. V -
(Special DUpstca te The foerasl.l '
Hlllsboro, Or., Sept.' t0.-Oeorga A,
Morgan, ex-county clerk of' Washing-.
ton fhontv waa killed thla morning at
a logging camp. 11 miles northwest of
this place. Mr. -Morgan was associated
with K. E. Lvtle and J. C. Hare In tha
sawmill business at Hlllsboro. He went
out to the company'a logging ramp this
g A a A A A A Aw A A 4ti
Advertising Record for the:' Week
V Ending September ' 29ft f
The volume' of paid advertising carried by the three
daily papers of Portland, for-the week endjng; September
29, was as followV: ' ' " ,,
; '. ' ; -', Journal Oregonian Telegram ,
Local, inches 7,237 6,839 0,018
Foreign, inches 811'" 1,023 517
Classified and real estate, int. 2,080 3,370 1,703
Total ............. rll,034 1132v, 8,208
The increase in The Journal's advertising for the' week,
ending September 29, 1907, over the-corresponding week
of last year was 2,607 inches. v' "
ffYfYT 1 1111
S THAT HEN '
NOT IN PLOT
THE WOMAN WHO
' WONT SAY WHY
MBi. BELLE. WATMIRB. WHO KB
FUSES TO EXPLAIN WHT RAD-
DINO AND MANDELAY WERE
VAT HAND" WHEN WANTED, j
ROAD HEADS FOR
RaU . I yiu$ on. a Portland
;.Saft; take'Xirie ;. Starts v
- Within SO days there will be received
In Portland the first' consignment : of
rails that will become a part of an
all-eleotrlo railway' reaching from Port
land to Salt Lake. 1,000 mllee. ' The
name of the road will be tha Portland
Eastern, a corporation' that received a
obarter from - tha atate 'Of Oregon six
months ago and has already graded
about IS mllee of ita line from Fairvlew
to Bull Run. - -' ! - ,' 1
What the connection at -Ita eastern
termlnua will , be Is .still, a mystery to
most people. The' few having that
knowledge have succeeded In keeping It
a secret The Rock Island or the Bur
lington are regarded aa tha moat Hkely
connections,-, end it has been surmised
that Senator W. A. Clark nd IX K. Mof
fat are In the combination with their
nronertlea.. the San Pedro.' Los Angeles
V Paclflo and the Denver. Northwest
ern, both coming together at Salt Lake
and meeting the Portland road. It la
certain that, the Portland faetern will
fenetrate through central . Oregon and
hat It will . afford conneotlona that
will bring one or more eastern trunk
lines Into tfila city . . , , ,
Oroasss Oeatral Oregon.
The route of the new- road extends
from Portland to the Junction of the
Sandy and Bull Run rivers, 3S mtlea,
thenoe follows the Bandy and Ita tribu
taries to a paaa at the south of Mount
Hood. Ita course then follows the Des
chutes river to the peninsula of the Des
chutes and . Crooked' rivers, where It
takes a southeasterly direction, passes
near . Crook. Fife and . Smith, drosses
(Continued . On Page Three.) '
morning and In some way waa knocked
down by heavy log, which rolled over
his body, tilling htm instantly.
He was a son-in-law of Judge W T.
Hare of Hlllsboro and a brother-in-law
of J. C. Hare of- Portland. . He leaves
a wife and two-children.
Mr. Morgan was sbout it years old
and had been a resident of Washington
county for many years. )
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If. till lit I III I lit 1 1 tlf If
JURY M FEAR THAT
PUIIISII THE ROSE CITY
ABDUCTORS HAS TRADE
',--,-,.;,. C. (.ea .- . -i "... .':,;. . X .V-- . .
Los Angeles Constables and
United EailroadsV ' Attor
neys May Be Called to Er
plain , Attack ! on, Fremont
Older. v:-v , ,: ,V; :
Agents of Calhoun Threat
.ened His Life Message
Seized by Southern : Offi-
cials to "Whom -Entrusted.
(Tatted Press Leased Wire.)
San Francisco. Sept 10. Indictments
on -the charge : of; abduction may be
launched against Detective Luther
Brown, Attorney Porter Ashe and Con
stables Conn and i Cochrane after the
grand Jury (lnlahea Ita consideration of
tha teatlmonv of Fremont Older thla af
ternoon) . whether the ,"' Loe ' Angelea
constables will be called aa witnesses or
defendants haa not been-definitely de
cided by the district attorney's office.
Fremont Older has not been sum
moned, but will go voluntarily on the
eiana xo reiaie ine aeiaua 01 ine at
tempt that waa .recently, made to kid'
nap him. Older will - teatlfy that ne
waa lured to the Savoy hotel by tele
phone, taken In an automobile by pri
vate detectives In Patrick Calhoun a m-
plnrrs,nd, together with Dejmty SbertfTJ
C'ohn end Cochrane of Log Angelea,
piaceu oa a train round ror uam Angelea.
He waa rescued by a habeas corpua writ
and released at Irian ta. Barbara, return
ing to Ban Francisco under bonda.
-Older will also tesUfy that he waa
threatened with death by qne of Cal
houn's men -it he made a straggle or
outcry, uonsiaoia ' conn may also be
prosecuted on a mlnvr charge, having.
aocordlng to Older, taken his money ct
Ban Jose to telephone to 01dera wife to
auay ner reara uioer gays, ne discov
ered subsequently that trie message
waa sever sent and that there waa no
telephone where Conn waa supposed to
have wired. -
CHEATS JUDGE AND"
VJURY WITn SUltlDE
' C (tJslUd Press Leased Wire.) .." --
San Franclaoo, Sept. 10. Alone In the
county Jail at Ingleslde, waiting trial
for murder, John Morrell, gray-haired
and a. grandfather of grown-up children,
expiated hla crime with his own life.
Morrell chose a blood-chilling way to
kill himself. -Firmly Axing a large nail,
point outward, in a crevice of hla cell
he lowered hla head ' and 'threw hla
weight against it head foremost. He
died last night. -
Morrell was being held tot the killing
of William Hlckey.'an inmate of the
alroabouae. Iaat July. ,
,' Killed la Auto Accident. , ''.
(Vslted Press Leased Wire.)
- Pittsburg.- Sept.-80. Aa the resale of
sn automobile accident today, George
Cooper of Harrlsburg wss thrown under
the machine and crushed to death and
four companions were Injured.
fCENt IN RAILWAY.-YARD, KWiSAJ CITY, AFTER THE VISITATION Of A FLOOD. . - -
Ira HIcka of St Louis, the weather prophet has said that there will be storms this winter and fall that would bet
ter be prepared for. Hicks predicted the great Kanxaa City storms and floods last yesr and his words cam true, aa la.
shown In tbe above picture. The first, big storm of the season ,ls raging off the California and Oregon coast, aa told
la tbe-atorjt of a, wkelesa satMaga Uotn Uje itaaUa Ooytrjiot to, route trom Saa Fianclavq to SeatUa.-
Seattle Boosters Told by
Xewiston .. People That
Portland's Lead Over the
Sound Would Be Hard to
Overcome. ' ;
Excursion of Business Men
. Entertained by Commer
y ; cial Bodies of Gate ' City
Must Establish Branches
"or Lose Business. ;
- (Special : Inspsteh t Tbe . JooraaL)
Lewlaton. Ida, Sept 10. A . peculiar
outcome of the visit of a delegation
of Beattle bualneaa men to this elty
was that they came her firm In the
belief that, they would capture Lewis-
ton and It now appears that . Lewtston
has captured Seattle.. In brief, business-like
addresses the men of Lewis
ton sketched to their visitors the chang
ing of tha Lewlaton country-and with
that change the necessity of the Seattle
wholesale houses opening branches in
Lewtston if they would keen that por
tion of ita wholesale trade which they
now enjoy. Wlthy the opening of the
Cel no rapids giving an open river with
Lewlaton at one end and Portland at
the other, and with the building of
direct, water grade railroad llnea be
tween these two cities, the roundabout,
heavy graded roads from Seattle will be
outciasneo:. witn the result that Iyewia-
ton's trade wui go to the Rose City.
The Seattle boosters were 80 atrong.
They thoroughly enjoyed the hospitality
of Lewlaton. partook of the choice
peachea and - grapes produced here,
sipped of the wine from Lewtston cel
lars and viewed the twin cities of the
northwest from touring care which had
been provided to whirl the visitors
about Lewlaton and Clarkaton during
their brief stay. v
The rooms of trie commercial club
were made the headauartera for the
party and it was there tnat tne peacoes
and grapes were passed and brief ad
dresses of welcome delivered and aptly
The special "train bearing Jii party
waa received at the etation Saturday
by a delegation or business men. The
visitors immedlatelv - took automobiles
and began the tour of the two cities. At
I o'clock they, returned to the commer
cial club. . ' '
The address of welcome was given by
Judge E. 8. Fowler. In the absence of
Mavor Heltfeld. The responsea were
made by former Governor John McOraw,
now president of the Seattle chamber
of commerce; United States Senatora
Ankeny and Piles and, I. A. Nsdeau, di
rector general- of the Alaaka-Tokon-Pa-
elfie exposition. . .
SWEDEN MAY TRY TO
; WIN AMERICA'S CUP
(ratted - Press " Leased Wire.)
London. Sept. SO. A dispatch to tha
London Kewa agency from Stockholm,
aaya that the Swedish Yacht club haa
forwarded a challenge to the New Tork
Yacht club for the America's cup. The
details of the challenge are lacking. -
HOW HICKS FORETOLD BIG MIDDLE
Dedication of Final Resting Place
-of Martyred President-Theo?
Ohioan's Character and Life
::h u . :
PRESIDENT THODORE 1 ROOSEVE
, McKTNLET, ,t MARTYRED - PRESIDENT. AT' THE DEDICATION OF
' THEf McKINLT NATI0NAIM0NUMENT 'xT0DAY. cj , ; ;
- (Usltsd Press Lsssed Wire.)
Canton,' O., Sept 10. To. the many
memorable events which have taken
place tn Canton since her most 'distin
guished -and -beloved eon. William. Mc
Klnley, first entered into the public life
of the nation must be added one other.
the dedication of the final resting place
of tha martyred preaident and Mra. Mc-
Klnley with solemn and impressive cer
emonies thla afternoon.
Tha occasion was made notable by the
presence of the preaident of the United
States, by tha governors of a number of
atataa, by -membera-of -the senate- and
house of representatives. Justices of the
United States supreme court and count
less other persons of prominence who
were associated personally pr In public
lire witn Mr. Mcmzuey.
VELT.. WHO EULOGIZED DEAD
The most 'striking feature of tha pro
gram, aside from the- presence of ao
many men of wide prominence, was the
f reet parade of military which preceded
ha formal dedication of the mausoleum.
The thousands of troops In line Included
detachments of regulars from nearly all
of the army nostaln the east south and
middle west la addition to these there
was. a full - representation or the Ohio
national guard. The procession moved
through streets 'lined with spectators,
who cheered the soldiers enthusiastically.
The stars and stripes floated from all
the publlo buildings and business houses
along the line of march, and from hundreds-
of prlvatha residences. -
The mausoleum Is set upon a hill In
the picturesque West - I .a wn cemetery,
and It was her that the, exercise of
the day took place. Great attention had
been paid to tha care and comfort ef
the scores of distinguished persons who
had been invited to witness the exer
cises and to listen to the address of
President Roosevelt' ' ' .
-(Continued on Pag Two.) 1
This Led Thomas (V Johnson, by Imperceptible Grada
: tions to Manslaughter and the . Fen Supreme ;
1 Court Says
(Special Dispatch to The Joersal.)
Olympla. . Wash., Sept 10. The g
preme court haa affirmed the case ef
the state of Washington, respondent vs.
Thomas' C ' Johnson, appellant from
Spokane county appellant having been
convicted of manalaughtar.' - ; -
According ' to the testimony In this
case, appellant was sleeping In his room
at the hotel when suffering from neu
ralgia, and-was finally awakened by a
noise in the ' hsllway.;, The nols con
tinued so long that he waa unable to go
to sleep, and he recognised the role of
a man and-a-womno, the latter, as he
- - (TTslted Press Leased Wtre.)
San' Francisco, Sept. Id. Abraham
Ruef will be a witness before the grand
Jury this afternoon, Ruef haa of late
been frequently summoned to supply
what , the prosecution believes to be
missing links In the Ifnlted Railroad
brlliijrlt'S and haa failed U give evlilnnc-e
that laa prosecution 1 cunvuc4
l'' ' "'5 'essja- ' si
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New Steamship Governor
Sends Word of Approach
ing Storm to North Head
Station-Glass is Falling
and Blow Will Follow.
Two BigXarriersOff .- Co
lumbia Bar and May Keep
Away for Day or SoTugs
Near by to Give Assistance
, When Needed. -
North- Head wireless telegraph sta
tion received thla morning a meaaage
from the Paclflo Coast Steamship com
pany's new steamer Governor. The
Governor was pasalng the Columbia
river en route on her maiden voyage to
Puget sound. According to the Gov
ernor's message there Is a sever storm
brewing. A strong northwest wind was'
blowing . and gradually .increasing, and -shifting
to the south." The barometer
waa down to ll.7 and falling.
Two French Bailing veeeota. the four
masted bark La Plller , and the ship
Laennec, are today- riding out the first
autumn storm of the season off the
mouth of the Columbia river. The
Laennec Is Ifit days out from Swansea,
Wales, via Hobart Tasmania, and the
L Filler, comes direct from London,
16$ days out The Laennec went lr
way of Ifobart to earn mileage bounty
and to take on provisions.
- The French vessels were sighted
from the I station at North Head late
yesterday afternoon and they were also
aeen by Captain Mason of the Harrl
man liner Costa Rica, which arrived
here thla morning from San Francisco.
Captain Mason believes that the ves
sels have pilots on board and one was
in close proximity to one of the bar
tugs, f or some reason or otner tn
tug did not bring her in.
This morning the vessels had disap
peared from view, but It ia believed they
stood out to keen free from the danger
of drifting ashore in the aoutherly anle
that waa springing up along tne const.
Storm warnlnga were dlnplayed by tint
weather bureau at 7:30 oclock thu
morning and by t o'clock the wind waa
tearing along with a apeed of 40 mile
an hour. Indications are that It will
attain a velocity of from, 0 to (0 miles
.. The vessels are In no danger whatever,-
both being wll laden and deep,
but the blow may keep them away from
port for a few days. Both are eon
signed to Balfour. Guthrie A Co, the
Laennec with a cargo of coal.' and the
Le Filler with general cargo, princi
pally cement They are also under char
ter to the same firm to carry wheat
back to Europe.
District Forecaster Beala stated this
morning that the blow is making itwlf
felt along the coast and at sea alii
probably be noticed quite perceptibly
here this afternoon and evening because)
of the storm center traveling in aa eaaU
r 1 w A i rft Inn
" Tart to Talk Peace.
T7n1ted Frees Leased Wire.)
Toklo. 8eot. to. Secretarv Taft wfll
deliver hla only public address during
hla stay in japan at a banquet to ne
fiven In hla honor tonight Jointly by
he Toklo municipality -and the local
chamber of commerce. .
thought the voice of a . ehamhermalt
whom he knew aa Llxsle.
He got out of bed. opened hla done
and called to the disturbers to stop their
By that time the woman had disap
peared, and the man said: "What do
Appellant replied: " T want to tell
Llstte to atop that noise."
.."Well." replied the other man, a
stranger to him. , 'If you have any kl it
coming at Llsale, go and Jump on Lla
sle. and not on me."
This controversy soon led up to a
r.raonal encounter, resulting in V
llling of the men Scott, from knitt
wounds Inflicted- by Johnson.
The supreme court refuses to disturb;
the verdict ef the lower courts. -
has up his sleeve.
Information will b
Kuefe attempt 1
from the dimrlrt i
H'lef, It Is said.
TfH f,- .A
paeainr of the c
(tailali"r sod m
ment conn, t. i-Mf
the payr,,"'- of '
cutlorl i t '
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