EVENiNGEDITlUN DAILY EVENING EDITION 6fc Eastern Oregon Weather Tonight anil Wednesday fair; j slightly wanner tonight J5c A WMJW 1(3. ibiiIIM III qii, PENDLETON, UMATILLA COUNTY, OBEGON, TUESDAY, SEPTISMIVTCH t, 1003. XI). IS .13. 3 a' llff I I ! III I Illl lll'HIIIIMlim II I Mffllll'llHlf CONTINUE EL BUTCHERY GRAIN MARKETS. i rt..U.. All Ahn s v u uumnu - r lMI A ... r r .. .. a ! niin 1 1' 1 1 mi i uou iui SOLDIERS CAPTURE BIG FIGHTING OUTFIT. - ..... illl.l-l. Cpme in Rf. i...lini Ulth i T-I,nn D.lenn.l-e Ah.. Throne In Danger. Oklahoma, Wheat- Dec I May .... ! Corn Sept 1G. Dispatches today, i Dec Turk all cavalry, wlilcti has , . . 1 .1... llHlMirlnn ;1L1UII IIIUIIL fcitl.- ....it,"' ..... ruthlesHly killing all tnn who attempt to escape, anu Quotations Furnished by Coe Commis sion Company B. E. Kennedy, Lo cal Manager. Chicago, Sept. IB. With the excep tion of a slight advance In wheat, thoro Is practically no change in the grain Bltuatlon. Stocks this morning drifted off at the opening, but after ward appreciated and closed on the opening figure on all leading opera tions. The weather Is extremely variable. Showers of rain have fallen in all parts or the country except In the Ohio valley. It Is unseasonably cold in the Northwest and In Nebraska, and a killing freeze in Western Colo rado. At very many points Minne sota, Colorado, Nebraska, the tem perature has ranged as low as tho freezing point. There Is now a trace of rain at Bismarck. Huron nnd Moosehead, Is raining at Omaha. The loweBt stable temperature re corded Is at Valentine, Nortn Dako ta, where a killing frost fell last night. It Is raining also at Wichita, Kan., and a trace of rain is found In Close. 82 RR BATON DOS III BLAZE OF GLORY Five Hundred Delegates in Attendance at the Opening Mayor Delivers Address of Welcome and is Followed by Senator Clarke of Montana. Opening. 82 84 .... 52V4 .... 52 Minneapolis. Sept. 15. Wheat Opening. Dec 81' .... 83 8 1 4 51V, 51 Vi Close. 82 '4 Ogden, Sept. 15. (SpechI to the Rant Orcgonlan,) Over 500 delegates reported at the opening session of the eleventh annual congress of tho National Irrigation Association this morning. Tho congress met In Og den tabernacle. The address of wel come was by the mayor of Ogden. Response was rendered by Senator W. A. Clarke, of Montana, president of the national association, which was followed by tho singing of the i prize ode on irrigation by a choir of i Ogden tabernacle of 100 voices, i Delegates From France. Secretary of Agriculture Wilson ins tip fortunes by selling Irrigation water to tho small ranchers. When tho irrigation congresses were Inaug urated 11 years ago this method was considered the proper one. A grad ual change of sentiment took place, however, and the now Idea gained fa vor that the whole policy of Irriga tion should be a national one, and that It was to tho government to see that the arid tracts were reclaimed. A vigorous propaganda was waged in support of this idea, and the passage of a national irrigation act was final ly secured. Reports on Irrigation. In addition to discussing ways nnd i made a brief address. Representn- tlves from Mexico and France were means for spreading tho idea of na men introduced, a letter irom rres- tlonal control nnd extending tho Idem Roosevelt wns read by the sec- works already begun, tho congress rotary or the congress. , will listen to a number of experts Tim rmir-rf-uu ml li.nmiiil nt 10.0M i,. .1,,. c,nt.,nnn r llnniu rru .i au 1 live uuiuniun.il .ii.ii. - 1 Willi 111SI1' 1 Oils in lllfi comm moo nnr mnn nf nir pii n nt Wnolilnir. ami ituiunnu, Minus n S65o i 01i oreileniiaiK. consisting of one (lei- ton has sent to the coneress several egate trom each state to report this of Its most prominent workers In tor I evening. The Oregon delegation, , estry and irrigation and the program which is 48 strong, arrived at 10 provides for intcrestinc nractlcal o'clock this morning, demonstrations. In this connection, Texas Is Strong. also, there Is an elaborate exhibit of Th.. T..XHK .lnwnttnn l Jinn, with ' Irrigation work and of specimens of a Mexican brass band of 20 pieces, 1 ""s and cereals from Oregon and booming Kl Paso lor tho 1!)04 meeting I ' nei o ""r hhbuuuii itiriiiMi iiinii ii'i uiLii iiiimuita. i - ... ..innw.n nnil APPROPRIATE FOR PAIRS. !. i ..I,. ii nmnv war, Emissaries have gone Walla Walla, Sept. 1G. me board . n t ...... I .. . ... i,it. I In I- ,,r mimittr niinimlDD ntinrD Tn u tiwiru. .l.t.. ...... p .1 t Ulg IIIUUUU LlltJII IilUUlJ UI UIIJIIUIU! I on tho Walla Walla County Fair As- 1 , I .. i .v.n nrniin itrnit.. i.i... . i. nrul.iii-ir SPIlt lft. Till! 11118-1 . . . . V . . I . I ... . 1 " J Ull I.J UMIIUlllli; UUb UL I...V. VU.IIII., , .i iuihis dune uneruiiy 10 me two oi- ' - .. ..... I L:iLiiiv.iiLiiiiir. I iim iiiiiiit:i iiiiiin Lilt.' CIU IVbL'JU.I'l.i. v...m. J ... , 1 .1 .1 l .. ! proprlntlon of $500 and the latter up TO IMPROVE WABASH. It Is the Aim to Make the River Navigable. 1 Torre Haute, Ind., Sept. If.. Mem bers of congress from both ludlnna I and Illinois, capitalists, manufactur ers and representative business men . from Vlnccnnes, Lafayette and other; cillcs of the Wabash valley are at-. tending tho Wabash Hlvcr Improve-1 meut association convention which began Its sessions In this city today. I The aim of the movement is to im prove the Wabash river so that it may bo made nnvigable. To this end a permanent organization will lie formed similar to the Ohio HIver Improvement association and of forts made to secure from congress tho appropriations necessary to carry out the work of Improvement. DO T HE MEXICAN WAR VETERANS. They Will Hold Their Annual Con vention at Indianapolis. Indianapolis, Ind., Sept. 15. The National Association of Mexican war veterans Is to begin Its annual con vention in this city tomorrow and many delegates and visitors are ar riving. Despite the ravages time has made In the ranks of the veter ans there promises to lie a large at tendance. Among other states that will be represented are Tennessee, Illinois, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylva nia, Missouri and Texas. Tho ses sions will continue three days and an interesting program of entertain ment has been arrnnged. Panic In Exchange. Chicago, Sept. 15. A wild panic was caused In the Board of Trade this morning by a statement posted to tho effect that the Wearo Oraln Company, owned by I'. P. Wearo, had failed to pay debts at the clearing house. The notice was later with drawn. The statement was Issued by mistake. place The city of Ogden is crowded to overflowing. Over "00 beds were or- ! on Secretary Van DeWater's petl-' dered In advance through a local tii icn cnmmltfpf M TUfJnMC IN Ti A WT-PD tion will receive $150. ARE DASHED TO THE GROUND Puts In Claim. i. at. ii. in. h i dim tui-. the 15-ycur-old Illegitimate backing IiIh claims to the STAND SUDDENLY FALLS. Forty People at Bull Fight Thrown Into a Heap With a Result of Bad ly Broken Bones It is Mexicans Who Are Injured. at Walla Walla. ouijl. iu. uno oi me lllliinin find ililiti.rn.tln tho history of the East Co- nifirnnon r ti.i. "i 1 ....... t . OSed IlCff Ifiut nviiiln.- nCli. - .uiit u?jt(ll- IUIUI Pendleton district und Co- ion (l sir rt- n c ci,nni emer. (l. VII u us. V T ... - . " "hihh, nil 1 1 II IV. . 1J jUIIl III Illl . ... v(; V;t HOW- 7 - oaitjiiiirt' uniiHntnrtr u. onvc nr tn In. Disastrous Fire. Da. Norwav cA.. ,F rred In th. ..iA" cu. . "ai, ui inu I no nrnnortv tnati f u City Propertyi f'or ana ja1P a t. llllll l... " --. .... o so ,i ., '---'v, uiui-K- vr. i i. 111,. I.. .. ... ...II 1111 --. ... I U n plnn Oxnurd, Cnl Sept. 15. Forty peo- i plo, witnessing the bull fight, wore thrown to the ground yesterday at ternoon by a collapse of a portion of the grandstand. All were piled together and It Is feared that tho In jured would smother. Many limbs were broken and others were only badly bruised and shaken up. The Injured were all Mexicans. CELEBRATE ANNIVERSARY. Cherokee Strip Has Glorious Time for Three Days. Perry, Okla., Sept. 15. The festi val and celebration to mark the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Cherokee strip was opened here to day under favorable auspices. The town Is bright with flags and bunt ing and visitors are arriving on ovory train. Tho program of festivities covers three days and will Include races, a llreman's tournamont, Indian contests and numerous other at tractive features. KILLED FOURTEEN. Fierce Riot Occurs Over Municipal Election. Athens, Sept. 15, A riot occurred hero last night over the municipal election. Fourteen wero Killed and many Injured. committee A banquet and grand ball will be held tonight. Continues Three Days. Tills session of the congress, which will continue three days, promises to be very important. The program has been carefully arranged with the view of achieving practical benefits and progress. It Includes lessons in practical Irrigation and forestry, re ports of experts, application of pro visions of the reclamation act, report of state progress under tho national act, views on the settlement of legal complications and a consideration ol' the all-important theme of coloniza tion. Save the Forests. "Save tile forests and store tho floods" Is tho motto ol' the congress, and tlio main work of the convention will be to enlist the support or every one for tho policy which was outlin ed by President Roosevelt In speeches during his recent Western tour that national aid In the reclamation of arid lands is of supreme importance. It Is expected that this policy of na tional control will be fought by tho private companies, which have In many places obtained possession of tho water supply, and who are build- The officers of the congress, near ly all of whom were present at the in itial session today are, President W. A. Clark, of nutte;MonLFirst. Vice President I.. Bradford Prince, of Santa Fe, N. M.; Second Vice-President Addison McCune, of Colorado; Third Vice-President E. H. Libbey, of Clarkson, Wash.; Secretary H. H. Maxon, of Heno, Nev. SENATOR CLARK'S ADDRESS. Fierce Cyclone, Augusta, Gil, Sept. 15. A cyclone struck Moutrie this afternoon. A number of persons wero Injured and several aro reported to have been killed. Many houses are wrecked, Het Tells What Remarkable Things Can Be Done. Ogden, Sept. 15. Senator Clark said in part: "No act of tho natlonnl congress, since providing for the con struction ol' the great Pacific rail ways, has meant so much for the great West, as the one providing mr tlio reclamation of the and lands. It opens up a new era of prosperity for 10 states and territories and provides means for the settlement of more than one-third of the urea of tho United States. "There is 000,000,000 acres of va cant laud and there Is, under tho storage system, water available to Ir rigate one-sixth of It. "If the government provides $10, 000,000 yearl for 30 years, 2n.000,000 acres can be redeemed and homes can bo provided for 20,000,000 people. It Is the greatest work that we of tho West have to do," AFTEH THE QUAKER DOCTORS MOVEMENT ON TO RUN THEM OUT OF TOWN, CONTROLS BRITISH DOTE Alaskan Boundary Commis sion Opened Today at Ihe London Foreign Office. ATTORNEY FINDLAY CALLED DOWN BY CHAIRMAN. CONFERRING WITH ROOSEVELT AFTERMATH OF CHEAT STORM Letter From Baker City Alleges They Took $20,000 From the People There, and it Is Feared That Citi zens Here Will Be as Badly Taken In Will Go Before Council, The business men of the city nnd many ol' the residents are greatly blaming the council for the action they took In avoiding the provisions, ol' the ordinance in relation to the coming of the Quaker doctors to the city. There is talk of something be ing done to counteract tho resolu tion that was passed at the last ses sion of the council by which they weio allowed Rdcalng of the Officl.il Documents Is Stopped by One of the English Commissioners and the Proceed ings so Far Are Considered Favor able America All Hit Commis sioners are Present. London, Sept, 15. The Alaskan boundary commission met at the for eign ofllce lodny. All the commis sioners were present as well as a number of lawyers lor Euglnnd and Camilla. Chief counsel for these coun tries will have the say as to what others aro to act as the advisory boaid. The spectators included Chonle, and Chief Justice Fuller. Flndlay Opens the Session. Hrltlsh Attorney (icucrnl Kludhiy opened tho proceedings on behalf of England. He said the lerillory In volved a great value but tho chief, question was nccess to the I'acllle. Klndlay gave u historical review of the dispute before he started to read tile olllclal document Uird Chief Justice Alverstone. chnlrnuui of tho commission, Interrupted and said all those present wero peilectly familiar with the contents, so there was no need to refer to them, only by nuni- Iter. Root Has Control. Alverstone sat beside Itoot, with whom ho Is friendly. As his vote would give a vote to America, this friendliness combined is evident de sire to expedite the proceedings and aro regarded as extremely favorablo hie. FEWER CHINESE. Decrease In Number at Astoria Very Marked. Astoria, Sept. 15 - There aie, ac cording to the statement or n promi nent Chinese rcsldonl, only :ii)0 Chinamen now In the city. This number Includes those CoIohIIhIs who recently returned liom llio Alaskan canneries; The Chinese population of Portland is tietweon 30(10 and 4000. Fifteen yours ago .. f Autfit-fn'ti MMlliiUf. Iilllillll.lll.il W1IM :1U . f.ntiw. Ii,..-., ...1 tlw. 1 .' " w -- payment of a dally license of $10, ! W' " '""''"B m',lH0,"H payable $300 in advance. $ "' yt,ft,r; v;K P'lul thin whb 700. The closing down of MANY REPUBLICAN LEADERS' TWENTY KILLED ALONG TO MEET WITH PRESIDENT. THE COAST OF FLORIDA, Session is to Consider Cuban Mat. 1 Property Loss Will Run Into the Mil ters and Will Be Held on Board the Sylph in New York Harbor An Important Session, It Was No Go. Cincinnati, O. Sept. 15. The mem bers of tho Salvation Army, who Invade tho feud district of Kentucky, which oxpects to conquer with the Bible loft this morning for Breath.it THOMAS LIPTON SERIOUSLY ILL Sent, ir c: -ri t . . . . . " . U . V III. a . . J 1 .. I nc i ...i . ' - "na lUKcn uv a sccanu uuuuk ui - ..uuuie on t i - i n .. mom.,! V, 1 . aiiuitonum. Physicians were hurriedly 1 functions nry s?r.,ous t0 comPel a postponement ..0ns m.ght prove fatal. Oyster Bay, Sept. 15. An Import ant conference of Uoosevelt and tho republican party managers will bo held on the Sylph tomorrow evening in New York harbor, after tho presi dent's visit to Ellis Island und prior to midnight, when he starts for An tletnm. Exactly who will uttend, except Piatt of Connecticut, is not known, l.ooh this morning, said 18 wore ex pected of whom n portion would dine on board the Sylpli with the presi dent. Tho flnanclnl condition of Cu ba will probably take up considera ble attention. Kills His Aunt. Paris, Sept. 15, Count Joyun, ac cidentally shot nnd killed his aunt, Marchioness Sovillla, this afternoon. Ho stooped to pick a flower for her, when the trlggor struck a stoue. Damages $1,000,000. Baltimore, Sept. 15. Firo totally destroyed the Ilnsclng fertilizer works at Seawall, this morning. The loss wns $1,000,000, lions Men Swept Off an Ocean Steamer Disabled Liner Reaches New York City. Jacksonville, Sept. 15. Reports of damage by the hurricane continue to show that at least 20 were killed and the property loss will run Into the millons. The most serious loss Is to ship ping. It Is known that hundreds of small ships are wrecked and nine men on the steamer Inshuvia were swept overboard. Disabled Steamer, Now York, Sept. 15. The steamer Olinda, of the Munson lino, reached port this afternoon almost entirely disabled In tho upper works. Sho was wrecked by being caught In tho hurricane off tho coast of Florida Friday, Picked Up $20,000. What action tho men aio intending to take is not at present known, but they are earnest In their Intention to fight the right of the Quakers to come to the city nnd leave It strip ped of all of the surplus wealth that the Inhabitants possess. Jt is alleg ed by a man who writes to one of the Pendleton men nt the head of the movement, that the doctors took $20,000 in round numbers out of Ba ker City, and that they will take ub much out or this place Is generally conceded. May Go Before Council, Whether or not the mutter will come before the council is not known, or In what form the question will bo presented, but there ure a majority of the men of the town who are in favor of doing something to drive the men out of tho city and they seem to be determined to succeed In their efforts. several local canneries had the ef fect of driving tho Chinese else where. The statement Is made that the number of deaths among the Chinese of Astoria und Portland Is greutor tli it ii tho number or Chinese coining Into this country. Every outgo ing steamer takes u returning Ch. nose contingent nnd the population Is rapidly diminishing. It Is pre dicted that a Chinese will lie u rar ity 15 years hence in I lie Oregon cities. Taken to Prison. Sheriff T. I). Taylor lofl (his morn ing for Salem, having In custody J. W Collins, who has been sentenced to servo two years In tho penitentiary for forging tho imiau of David Cnr gill to a chock for $35.76. Collins is an ox-convlct, the ofllcers say, und was released lust June, after having served live years for forgery. Accident to Linotype. A most untoward and unpreventn bio accident to the linotype In the East Orcgonlan ofllce this morning bus delayed this Issue and necessar ily and unavoidably curtailed tho amount of rending mattor. WHEAT STEALING ON RESERVATION Dick Wolgamot, a stranger la the community, was ar rested this morning on the charge of stealing wheat from the ranch of B. F. McElroy, on the reservation. He is on trial this afternoon. For sometime the the farmers of the reservation have been missing wheat. They were not able to place the blame. Several days ago, it is alleged, the prisoner came to Pendleton with four sacks of wheat, but not attempting to sell them. He was arrested then but released. This morning Mclilroy swore out a warrant for him and he was re-arrested, Mclilioy claimed the grain had been taken from his place and that there were more people who had lost wheat in tho same way, '