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English Baronet Now Salvation Army Janitor
pltal after,, lingering a week .with a
broken 1 back, resulting from being
PICTURES SHOWING AGE
' i .v
(Br the lataroatleaal News.'Serrtcs.t
London, Sept. 2 Queen Alexandra,
who left England last week for Norway,
where she will be the guest' of her
daughter. Queen Maud, at Chrlstlanla,
has suddenly taken a dislike to being
snapshotted by amateurs or journalists.
The trouble is that some recent 'snap
shots Of the queen mother which ap
peared In ' the Illustrated papers have
revealed the fact, that she at least
"looks her age." . Alexandra has had
every reason to be proud of being the
most ..youthful i looking woman of her
years In . Europe, - and her .Intimate,
friends see something infinitely pathetic
In. her Increasing avoidance of the pub
lic. - 1,
"ditched" - from ;a freight train , by a
brakeman, according to his story. King's
assatjant has not been arrested,1 but the
ON ASTOR STYLE
officials will now go after him that
the matter may be investigated. King's
previous reputation is against him, as
he had but recently been released from
the Walla WalIa penitentiary for stab
bing Centrajia .police officer.
Commoner .Holds Lona Con
Justice Goff Denounces Plan
ference With ? Norman E.
t)f Takina Testimony fir
ft Mack, Then Lunches With
.. Rev. Dr. Wilbur Chapman.
Cases of Rich Principals,
Behind Closed Doors. .
BRYAN III GO
By Robert Lee Carter.
iPuhll.h.ri' I'rru Ltanetr Wlr. I
New York, Sept. 3.Politlclana are
somewhat pusaled to know where the
present trjp of Colonel William Ji Bryan
to Now York has to do with politics or
religion. When the colonels program Is
considered, the puzzlement would seem
to be Justified. .' .
Here it Is; . 1 '
Thts afternoon he had a long con
ference with Norman E. Mack, chair
man of the' Democratic national commit
tee. They met at the Hoffman House,
anu K Is understood went over the whole
.political situation. Then he tool; lunch;
eon with Rev, Dr.. "Wilbur Chapman, the
famous evangelist, and discussed with
him Dr. Chapman's coming round-the-world
evangelistic tour. ,
Onest of Mayor Oaysor.
At 4 this afternoon Bryan went down
to 8t. James, L. I., where he Is to be
the guest of Mayor Gaynor. This even
ing he was driven over' to Stoneybrook,
L. J., where he preached an evangelistic
He will spend tomorrow morning as
the guest of the mayor, cominc to New
York, in the afternoon to b the guest
of Dr. Christian F.1 Relsuer, formerly of
In the AVAninaf Iia will nrmnh tit
Grace M. E. church, of which Dr. Relsuer
Is pastor. '
A pretty well mixed program, and one
calculated to puzzle the politicians! '
To add to the wonderment of the
politicians, there la a well founded re
port that Colonel Bryan will, before he
leaves the city, have a long conference
with Governor Woodrow Wilson, of New
Have Betpect for Strength.
The men who run New York Demo
crat politics have no particular love
for the Nebraska evangelist, but they
have a very whole lot of respect for
his strength throughout the country
and when he is in , these parts follow
his movements with the keenest In
terest. Hence the conference with Gov
ernor Wilson will be discussed wher
ever politicians meet.
Naturally, the New York leaders will
favor the nomination of Governor Har
mon, of Ohio, for the Democratic nom
ination, but there Is a strong following
for. both Wilson and Clark among the
rank and file of the party, and in na
tional affairs It is the policy to let
the rank and file have pretty much what
The manner in which Speaker Clark
has taken up the gauntlet thrown down
. by President Taft has made him many
friends here. The fact, too, that Wil
liam R. Hearst appears to favor Mr.
Clark puts him in the running with
Tammany.' The Tammany leaders dis
like Brfn but they hate Hearst. Nev
ertheless they have felt Hearstls clan
and are not anxious for a run-in with
him If it can be avoided.
Harmon Beport Interests.
Much Interest was 'aroused hWre by
the report from Columbus that Gov
ernor Harmon is being urged to stand
for another term as governor. Opinions
differ as to where such action will help
his boom for the presidential nomination
or take hfm out of the. race altogether.
A man high in Tammany the other
day thus outlined the probable action
of New York at the next Democratic
"We probably will put the name of
Governor Dix to the convention," he
said, "not with the idea that he can
be nominated, but to give us a chance
to' look over the field after we get to
In the Republican camp Taft is the
only name mentioned. That the presi
dent will get the vote of New York la
as certain as anything In politics can be.
Claims Wot Begarded Seriously.
The claims of the insurgents that
they will have the votes of 12 states
in the convention is not regarded . as
serious. Much-Is expected by the Taft
men from the president's swing around
the circle whloh begins on the seven
teenth of the month. Lucian Wheeler
of the secret service leaves on Monday
in ad va nte of the president and win con
fer with the local authorities to make
URGED BY TAFT TO
RUN FOR GOVERNOR
W. J. Calhoun, American minister to
. China, who, according to Washington
report, will be urged by President
Taft and .Senator Cuflom to become
i nation for governor of Illinois. Cal
houn has been called home, from
, China ror mis, purpose, n is mo, ana
'will arrive aoouttne miaaie oi Aug
ust. - The president and -the senator
have become alarmed, it is said, by
' the Condition of the party in Illinois.
:- Should either Governor . Deneert or
' Senator Jones be nominated, the Lor
lmr disaffection would, work against
both, . and the..;,' progressive ; element
would not support Denenn, while the
' governor's friend would knife Sen
ator Jones. The, nly hope for ? the
; I party, it Is declared, is a third man,
. . and Calhoun Is said, to JIU the bill. ,
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Sir Ganflle Cave-Brown-Cave, soldier of fortune, as a cow puncher.
New York, Sept 2. Sir Genille Cave-Browne-Cave,
a descendant of the Cru
saders, head of one of the oldest and
proudest families in England, soldier of
fortune, cow puncher, and rake, is now
a recruit and Janitor of the Salvation
Army headquarters in Brooklyn, N. Y.
The story of the baronet's life is one
that is seldom found today outside the
covers of adventurous novels. He Is 42
years old and he has crowded in those
years more adventures and sensations
than usually come to a dozen men in a
arrangements so that when the presi
dent arrives in town he will find every
thing running like clock work.
If there is a banquet, the sea.ts of
the party will be picked out. stands upon
which the president is to make his
speeches will be inspected and minor
details looked after.
Agent Wheeler has had much experi
ence in this line, both with ex-President
Roosevelt and President Taft, and
when the latter leaves Beverly he will
have the satisfaction of knowing that
everything is arranged.
DIES AT HOME IN TEXAS
Publisher. ' Prr-i Leased Wire.)
Corslcana, Texas, Sept. 2. Former
United States Senator R. Q. Mills of
Texas died at his home here today.
Senator Mills was the author of the
188S customs bill known as the Mills'
tariff, and for many years a leading
member of congress, and was born in
1833 near Salem, Ky. He moved to
Palestine, Texas, in 1849 and soon after
began the study of law. In 1872 Mr.
Mills was nominated by acclamation for
congress and entered upon his long and
distinguished career at once. He was
chairman of the ways and means com
mittee of the house when he drew the
Mills tariff bill, upon which the presi
dential election was contested.
Representtive Mills ' entered the
United States senate In March, 1892, as
the successor of Senator Chilton.
LOCKS TO BE BUILT
ON THE EAST SIDE
(Continued from Page One.)
was not in position to give details con
cerning those mentioned in the dispatch
until he roceives oflfclal notification
from the chief of engineers.
As for the question of condemnation
of property that may be needed In
building the canal Major Mclndoe said
It has been placed before the depart
ment of Justice.
TO VANCOUVER, B. C.,
FOR GOOD OF CITY
(Continued from P&a One.)
mended several projecta and that he
According to reports. Vaneonvr ham
one of the best organized police depart
ments in ( me nortnwest and - Mayor
Rushlight and Mr. Coffey will inrnd
considerable time studying the condi
tions in tnat city.
The other important ob'ect of Mayor
Rushnght's visit to Vancouver nt this
time is to inspect the incinerator owned
by that city. The Incinerator warf built
by the same company that built the one
at Gulfd's lake and which has been go
ing tnrougn .various testa for neaVly a
year and ,1b now starting om another
four months' tes.
The officers of the Public Works En
gineering company have cited the in
cinerator at Vancouver as sn illustra
tion of the success of their type of
plant, and so Mayor ' RushKuht will
make a personal inspection of it and
learn what the off Meals if Vancouver
have to saj( about Its operation.
The Incinerator at Guild's lake hut
narrowly escaped being reiwted at a
meeting of the health board Friday, at
which time the officers oi the con
struction company were given 24 hours
In which to sign an agreement to an
other four months' test. The health
board later agreed to allow the begin
ning of . the test to date from August
It- and then the officers of th.i company
signed, the agreement.
Socialists Want Judicial Recall.
(United Prw Leawd Wire.)
Ios Angeles, .Sept. J. Al a meeting
of . the state board of . control of the
Socialist party of California the exec
utive comrhlttee-which has servedtdurfng
the past year was reelected today, and
resolutions were adopted favoring the
proposed amendments to the statecon
stltutioa In regard to woman suffrage
and th' initiative,' referendum: and re
call particular emphasis being laid on
the recall of .the Judiciary. .4. ; Vc-V-
FORMER SENATOR MILLS
W1 S .f
i r in f Lt 1
long lifetime. He has ben a sailor and
a prospector. He has been a cowboy
and soldier under two flags. And he
has been through every form of dissipa
tion possible to a hot-blooded, uncon
trolled young man with ah allowance
of $25,000 a year.
"I have fought every kind of men in
the wosld," he says, "and the rest of my
life will be devoted to fighting the
devil. I have spent most of my time
trying to destroy the bodies of men
including my own. I will now try to
save their souls."'
Speakers Compare the Great
Leader With the Prophets
of Bible Times Ministers
and Churches Scored.
Henry George was eulogized last
night at a meeting held at the East
Side Baptist church, at East Twentieth
and East Ankeny streets, ln celebra
tion of the seventy-second anniversary
of the birth of the great single tax ad
vocate. Speeches were made by a number of
prominent single taxers, among whom
were F. E. Coulter. E. S. J. McAllister,
president of the Oregon Single Tax so
ciety; H. V. Wagnon. A. 8. Cridge, A- M.
Hines and Charles H. Hartman.
In ringing speeches' the struggles of
Henry George to uplift the downtrodden
were pictured, and of his sacrifices to
spread the gospel of what the speeches
termed to be the greatest economic
truth of the ages.
"Justice was the guildlng star of his
... mm. ' mL tti :,
life the same as It was of the life of
tne iMararene, saio ir. jMCAinsier.
What he stood for Is flung farther in
to the breezes of the world today than
any other thought of man.
"The church today cannot espouse the
truth," he said. "Preachers can no
more preach economic truth as taught
by Henry George flian they can preach
the simple truth of Christ."
The speaker 6trongly condemned the
system and conditions resulting there
from, which, he said, bound the hands
of ministers of the gospels until their
messages were but mockery.
"There is no more barren field in all
the 'world today than In the Institutions
that bear his name to plant the truth
of the Nazarene." he said. "No man ev
er knew Henry George that did not love
him. Not man ever came In touch with
him but felt the uplift of his great spir
it. No man ever looked upon his form,
watched his movements, and caught the
silver rhythm of that matchless voice
but felt he was a prophet of God."
The speaker then compared him to
Moses. Samuel, Exekial and other proph
ets of the scriptures and said none was
more truly sent by God to deliver a
message than Henry George. -fv
- Charon Has Been Derelict.
F. E. Coulter pleaded with his audi
ence to get Into closer harmony with
the great spirit that animated Henry
"This Is the great spirit of Henry
George," he said. "Society has no right
to impose duties of any kind or taxes
of any kind upon righteous citizens.
"That is the message of Jesus. We
have teen' derelict in . interpreting the
spirit of Henry George the same as the
OFHENRYGEORGt WORK ON
church has been derelict in Interpreting 1,0,18 of the practicability of their cage
the spirit of Christ. m"'"', .
"I had to leave the Church in order Trials of the towers have demonstrat
tn a Hirhtenns Th I.nrrt ram. ma ed that they are not stiff enough to
Land said, 'Be a man.' The church came ; wljhtnd the vibrations of a ship un
f to me and said, 'Be a nincompoop.' The I 4er forced draught, and that observa-
church told me not to do this and not w" wor" r"r range rinninjr ana nre
to do that because of Its finances, it contra Is much more difficult on ac
wanted. to take me completely away count of the Increased motion,
from the spirit of Christ." , , While no report of thejtests was given
In conclusion he said: "Let us raise out ,ne officers of the West Virginia
our banners and say no (axes at all. 1 and Colorado, It is understood that" they
except on privileges given by society. 'ouni the ma,t" unsatisfactory at any
That I understand to be
message of Henry George."
Lawyer Was Not Murdered.
If7ititffd Pie LflK1 Wl-.t
New City, N. Sept. 2. Coroner
A. W. Dutcher announced tonight that
Charles W. Hnrlburt, a New York law
yer whose body, was .found In the Hud
son river a week ago, was not mur
dered, Hnrlburt was the complainant
against the notorious Florence Burns
and her companion', Edward W. Brooks,
now serving prison sentences for per
petrating the badger, game on the law
yer. His friends had alleged he was
decoyed to a lonely spot on the river
and murdered In revenge.
The '"iwrld'Sf largest; coke oven
oeiaf ..built at Gary, Ind. ,
(Br the luttmatlonal Nw BrIce.)
New York,. 6ept. 2. The secrecy
which Surrounds divorces such as those
obtained by John Jacob Astor, Frank J.
Gould, and other notables among the
rich In society, was condemned in the
supreme, court today by Justice Goff
as contrary to the best Interests of the
' Justice Goff handed down a decision
coring this practice of. getting rid of
an Irksome husband or wife by the
secret divorce route, in connection with
his Judgment that A. P. Lelghton, a
wealthy contractor. Is entitled to a de
cree of a,bnoute. divorce from MaHon
S. Lelghton, The, court approved a re
port of Referee .William Allen, recom
mending hat Lelghton be given a di
vorce because of his wife's misconduct
With one William H. Hubbell, of War
renton, Va. .
Trial Was Secret.
The' trial was held secretly before
referee and nothing might have been
made public concerning the case ..had
Bof the lawyers for the two parties
requested that Justice -Goff should "seal
th ""tapers." Judge Goff said:
"The report of the referee should be
confirmed and the decree awarded. No
further observation would be neces
sary were it not fbr the stipulation and
request by the attorneys that the tes
timony and report be sealed.
"This mealis that the record of an
action at law should be held In In
violable secrecy. This Is the only rea
son" that can be rationally . advanced to
Justify, the exception and It Is both
fallacious and mischievous.
Only Oat Cause Possible.
"I is common knowledge that In this
state a divorce can be decreed on only
one' cause adultery of one of the par
ties. Were it the general rule to sup
press testimony in all divorce cases, its
propriety and usefulness might be de
fended, but it is a gross delusion to
attempt to conserve public morals by
the suppression of the testimony in
one case while in- hundreds of other
cases the meritorious details are pub
"This suggests the idea of privilege
and favoritism. Of all evils that may
assail the administration of Justice, this
is the most insidious. The request to
seal is denied."
SHOP IS HALTED
Operations to Wait Until a
Work on the construction of the large
car repair shop of the O.-W. R. & N.
company in the Alblna yards was or
dered discontinued yesterday afternoon.
General Manager J. P. O'Brien stated
last night that discontinuation of the
work had nothing to do with the threat
ened strike, but that the step was taicen
because of lack of further appropria
tion to carry on the work.
The building is of corrugated iron
construction and when completed will
have cost approximately 75,000. The
sum of $40,000 has already been ex
pended and Mr. O'Brien stated that the
building will be of no value until fully
completed. He says work will be re-
inumou m liuauj ai ine reijuirea imouni
I jB ma(je available.
We found our fund on hunrf
ning low," said Mr. O'Brien, "and so
decided to stop work on the building
until a new appropriation can be made.
We have already expended $40,000 and
will spend $30,000 more in completing
the building. It has nothing ta do with
the strike talk, of which I know noth
ing except what 1 glean from the news
papers. We will continue work on the
building aa soon as an appropriation is
made for the required amount."
Tests of Odd Type May Show
They're Not So Good
(ftnerlal to The Journal.)
San Francisco, Sept. 2. Tests of ef
ficiency of the new cage masts re
cently Installed on the cruisers of the
Pacific fleet and on many of the war
ships of the Atlantic fleet may result
In a discovery that the old military
masts are the better, after all.
The cruisers West Virginia and Colo
rado have arrived In port from Tuget
sound with reports of detailed observa-
speed over 15 knots per 'hour. They
found that at high speed there was a'
twisting motion from the peaks down
which they ascribed to the lightness of
the materials used In construction. I.
Hay Fever Merely a Habit.
(United Preu Leased Wlr.)
Boston, Stspt. 2. Hay fever is noth
ing but a habit. . "Most of the cases are
types of the' deurosls and nothing more
than ty. habit," said D. ,M. Prince of
Boston, in addressing the hay feverltes
who have . been sojourning in annual
convention in the curative New Hamp
shire hUl. '
Jerry Klnjt Is Ilc&d.
. (Special to The Journal.),.
Chehalls, Wash., 8ept. i.-Jerry King
died this morning at the St. Helens hos-
NEW CAGE" MIS
VIBRATE TOO MUCH
BOCKER SUITS Y
(Agetr-S to 18)
$5 -to $15
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W. A. WISE. - -
FLATS S WITH rLEXIBLS
The Vary Best and latest in Modern
JTo More railing Flates.
Ho Snaesing Plates Down.
Wo More Coughing or Laughing Them
Our bridge work has been brought -to
the highest state of perfection. Tho
teeth on .this bridge pre interchange
able at will without removing from the
mouth. We use ' gold or porcelain, as
your fancy dictates. This Is only one
of our many original methods.
Take the Xlevator
Office Hours Daily 8 a. m.
s ' Free,
Never before, at this season
of the year, has our stock of
Boys' School-Suits been larg
er os more complete. A var
ied assortment, especially
stylish and stout
(Ages5 to 17)
$5 to $15
BOYS' BLOUSE SUITS
(Ages5 to 10)
$5 to $10
School opens soon. NOW is the TIME to buy.
THIS is the PLACE to buy. On second floor.
THE TIME "NOW!"
To Have Your Teeth
Fixed for Winter
Don't wait until toothache warns you that you have
allowed those cavities, to go too Tong without
treatment, Whenever you notice the slightest
break or cavity, see a dentist at once. We said a
dentist and the best one you can possibly find. Dr.
Wise has been in active practice in Portland for 24
years and has treated thousands. They remain his
friends and send their friends tq him for dental
treatment. His practice is the largest in the North
west. Reason: "The Best Work at the Lowest
Possible Prices.'! If you need further proof call and
see us. :
Read These Prices:
Satisfactory work cannot be produced for lest money
GOOD RUBBER PLATES, each ....... . . .$5.00
THE BEST RED RUBBER PLATES, each. . $7.50
22k GOLD OR PORCELAIN CROWN for. $5.00
22k BRIDGE TEETH, guaranteed, each . . . . . $3.50
GOLD OR ENAMEL FILLINGS, each . . . . .$1.00
SILVER FILLINGS, each . 50c!
And an ABSOLUTE GUARANTEE Backed by 24
Years in Portland. '!
Nervous and weak-hearted people can have their
teeth extracted, filled, bridge work and teeth. applied
without danger or pain. Out-of-town patients' work '
completed in one day when necessary. All work Is
done under the personal supervision; of Dr. Wise.
Lady attendants. .
to 8 p. m.; Sundays 9 a. m. to 1 p. m.
r Phone A-2029, Main 2029.
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