TWO EDITIONS DAILY AT 2:w P. M. AND 4:00 r. M. AXLY CAPITAL JOURNAL. ' '" ilgESBBB - - , " ''"' ' ' " ' '-' ' . . .'-,. .. L .'J . "LI . j i ! j tt 1. - - . -- - -- - o?eJHP M ubI trrtamvi n til " "ear jftTY SALBM, OREGON, WEDNESDAY, APRII. 18, 1900. FRANC ISCO NO. 08. IS RUNS AKBN BY EARTHQUAKE SWBPT BY FIRE ' H 1 1 1 1 J I 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 M I II II II 1 1 1 1 II I I 1 I I I 1 1 I 1 I I I I I II I 1.1 I I I M I 1 1 1 1 II 1 1 II I M I 1 1 1 I 1 1 M I 1 1 I I I 1 1 1 1 1 1 I I H I It 1 1 M 1 1 M 1 1 1 Hi 1 1 1 1 1 j n 1 1 1 1 1 1 n t j, eye Francisco,! Aptil J8.-Noon-Eveybody has desetted the Postal building eamg its im ;: mediate collapse The Valencia hotel collapsed butying seventy-five persons. At j; a Eighteenth and Valencia streets thee is a ctevice six feet wi de. The street cat tracks m a.tc tWritv twisted 4il I M I M I I I I I I M I I M I I I I I I I I I M 1 1 I I I 1 1 n II M 1 1 I M I I I I I I I I I I I I I I II M I I I I I I I I I IJ I M ''' 1 1 I I I I I M 1 1 1 I I I I I II I i M M 1 1 M ! 1 1 it t, I I II I H H 1 1 I II 1 1 II 1 1 1 1 I 1 1 I' &IH I Mill II I I I II I II I I 1 II II I MM III Ml Mil II lll-fM II Ml IIIIMI I IMI MIMI Mil I I M I 1 1 M M I H I I II I I I 1 III I It I II M I I I I I I I Ml II 1 1 H I IH II II II I 1 1 1 H U4I I 1 1 1 1 H I H pfcicago, Apr. 1 8. Along Pine, Bush and Market Streets San Francisco, Fronts of the Buildings Fell Into the Street Ex- ;j posing the Interior to View. At 9:30 the Dome of the City Hall Fell, and the Majestic Theatre Collapsed- The Occidental HotelRoof Fell in and Huge Stones Rained Floors. Not a Window Is Left. Four Entire Blocks j j Along Market from First, Second, and Third Streets are Burning Fiercely and Fifty Blocks Wrecked. ggi I M M I M I M M M I M I M M M M I M M M M M I M I I M M M M M M I a II M H I M I M I I M t M M M M M M M M M II M I I M M I I I I M I II I M M M M I I M II II M M H I H M M 1 1 H M II 1 1 1 M Dallas. Tex., April J 8. A Postal Telegraph Company message states there are 3000 dead in San Francisco. From an EfSyation above, the city appears to be a seething furnace. The Call and Examiner buildings arc on fire and doomed. The loss will be at least $40,000,000. It is reported that San Jose is rased, ninety-five per cent of the buildings de stroyed. Santa Rosa is said to be in flames following the earthquake. The St Agnews Insane Asylum near San Jose was Bestroyed, and nearly four hundred inmates killed. KewiOrteans, April 18. Southern Pacific dispatches say the Palace Ho tol lMn muiolKO U doomed. Martial Jaw nde Uio city. Tho entire tetrmMftlrooat eerula to bo destroyed, jui tho firo U far beyond human con- gap sevmtcea-ctory Spreoklei building la on fire. All the flro depart- tho Faclflo cot hAYo been oalled upon for Bid. Moat of tho reel ilUiMWMlpart or mo cuy u or weea. tro wina su uiroca ana inersaoca in mepwiioa TlfWIW, M WnsfcUrt on. April IB. Tito war department U Informed that Berkeley U desaeiiaaed. Thero hi reourr.noo of nhooka at 130 this afternoon. The b&Udlig left standing after tho first ahock fell before Uili ono. rederal tsoopi&re hurrying to tho devastated district. Tho National Rod Crow It telegraphing immediate alii to all 1U branehea for assistance for tho ruf. fiirS f ttdeago, April 18. A report oaxnea through tho Santa. To headquarter tidcffflernoon which estimated tho dead and Injured Southern California tfli fa- K9F9 Chicago, April 18. According to dli' the entins olty of San Francis being destroyed by fire and fro wqWW toward the dock unmoleited ko highest elevation in San JU- mllea away, the olty can be e. At li;0 It it eeumatoa Uvea have been loot. of tho dead vary as re- ragoafuiac and conflicting-, but hfir& at least 3000 are dead. tip irtajawj taring at polloo headquarters um nefiiWn. bat all are verified, Ap jUeaufcalSui beeo made to tho govera nwl fr WasporUi to take the bodies to to toeje at sea.. So many are so wMtatttil MVt It will bo iapodble to itHiwMkM ashore Tho eltlea aoroas itta-togWferad by Ixstnr badly shaken. m swIhkInw departments are Agfeting Tto UM afcock was felt st 8:17. The 'unfa im aM engaged in carrying poo. 4e iWaiK and other places of saf o y. TMmmmmt are fleeing. In tho panic nutr c w tho streeU. A Western Hittm dbVtfatoh satyo tho Western Union d fatal eslce sxo desUoyied. The fate Kotsi haa been attacked by the U la estimated that 3000 are A oeaaBorclal dispatch aays the buildings are all right, or frame are completely tho supply of dynamite was Tho mayor telephoned Oak- eacploslTOB. It is feared will bo destroyed, if they flju&M quiekly. Ooaeral ordered oat tho satire Jta Prosldio sad Fort Ma- property and preserve or- M 7t thero U Uttlo diserdec, Sullhraa sad Polleoaua were killed under the falling 'SaSoona hive beea dosed by W mayor, ud all basbuaa Is Howard sxd Uttirien a bUrisg fttraac. Oa Sat whoUaala ftrsas of Levy payetto TTplum ft O. the DlakelspieU, tho lUyman California Oame Aasooiation are destroyed. Tho Mutual Life Insurance building on Market street, and tho Beala ft Boeca. baunt clothing stont oa Saasoni street are totally destroyed. Byron k Jack s)n, pump dealers, Van Winkle, Alex ander fit Yost, hardware merehaata, oa Market and Baoramonto streets are gone, t Sao rranolsoe, April 18. 2 p. m. Tho wrecked buildings are oa fire, sad should the wind start from tho west, as it usually does In tho afternoon, the olty is doomed. Dynamite is being seat from neighboring towns, and a Urge portion of the bustaeea blocks may be dynamited. vlllen is used for a mr(e, and more bodtea are arriving every minute. The rwln of atmont the entire tastae! teetlon Is Inevitable, OKtlotif Utah A dtipatek says all the t7ln l'aelfie wife from there wett are town, Indtoatini; the quake extended hundred of miles. There were severe snooks for three lolmitHi at frftsramente, but nobody was in Jored. The oieetrie Uuktlnc 4ants at Ban Prsneiioo failed nud the K mains are broken. Reoorded In Washington. WMhlnKto, ApU 18. The ioIihmi tofdi wontkor iMrona na rosordiMl th Hh Hrsneisoo tnwtWmMtk, It wns vMently s Rioted all nsorolng. he fonndeil, he will do so as the head of the enures. Votive, they say, will be cxcemmtitiBleated. VainirtOR, Anril 18 In the thki aftornoon Onhn, wKniMMn frow CVliftKnla, whe family k in Sun rV elseo, and from whow he In MMbU la got word, with voioe tptvorlni; with emotion, moved tlw wnr and navy 4o- pnrtmonte be direoted to extend all aid otible t sosTerers. Tho reeolutloo was drawn as a Joint resolution, it poMed, and the sssm ndjournod oot of reopeet to tkooe who lost their Uvm. UMHfNL Ira'sf ooowajst peeei Chieago, Arri! IS. OommunioatJon with San 1Vb1iwo was secured first late this mornlag, telllog of the most terrific earthquake i the history of the Pacific eoait. Buildings fell in all directions, and it is believed thero are destroyed fifty blocks south and oast of Market street to tho bay, including Sassome, Mission, Battery, Frost, Da vis and Drummond. Buildings are de stroyed all along? Fremont, Beale, Mala, Spear, Stuart, and East South streets. Southern FaeMe operators say it is known 1000 sro dead. Police are ejt Ing tho dead from the ruins aa fast as they can, but the fire is spreading in all directions. Tho debris ignited is a doaea places at once, the water mains are broken, and the supply is shut off. What few engines are aot rained are inadequate and helpless oa account of having ao water. All clocks were stopped by tho earthquake. Three mUes of ths ra&oad bed sunk from sight between Saima and Bealola, sad tho wires were taken with it. At Fleas&ntea trains were turned over oa the rails. Fire is approaching the Palace Hotel. Los Angeles, which is coaaooted with Sea Fraaeisoe, sayo 300 bodies have UUh rUATitfi TtlA rliiA T'a..' Dowle Stands Fat, Chicago, April 17. All negotiation looking toward a peaceful settlew of the question ss to who sbsll control zion city and Hs vast resources wet broken off yesterday. John Alexander Dowie, through his attorney, rejected the preposition advanced by Oenwal Overer W. O. Voliva yesterday to the effect that the 11,000.000 estate be turned ever to a board of centre), t consist of nine members, four of whom were to bo selected by Dowle and a lilw number by Voliva, the ninth maa lo be selected by the board as erected. It was stipulated that tho actUu of U members thereof bo final ia determining whether or not the deposed "first apes tie" or Voliva bo tho recognized head of the Catholic Christian church. Dowie rejected tho proposal oa the ground that act only would he aot ac qulcscs ia the appointment of Voliva oa the beard, but that ho no longer rec ognized tho new leader aa a member of tho church. Ia speaking of the ulti matum, P. C. Uawley, representing Dowie, said "As sooa as we eaa obtais. the acces sary iaformatiea we will file a bill in chancery ia tho eirouit court of Lake county at Wauliegaa. This instrument win bo a petition that the transfer of the property of Zioa City executed by General Overseer Voliva giving to Dea con Alexander Granger full title there of, bo declared vvM.' Dr. Dowie, it is said, wffl go to Ziss City ooine time this week. It is de clared by tho DowieMea that, when the 'first apostle" caters the city which , Celebrating Completion of Ilailrosd, Mobile, Ata April 16-TbeMtndB of vltitors and tixowrsioBtets from Ala bama, MlMlwspid and Tonaewee have lavadod this city to take part ifa the eolobraU of the citiaoas in honor of the oomdotln of the Mobile, Jsekten Jt Kaaoaa City railway. The hotels arc crowded and tho city, decorated with Hags and baaMag, pmoaW n gay nnd Itrllltaat spectacle. The ooisW' (ton Vegan this moralog with aa ex oar! oa the titvr and n game of "ladtan ball" by a team of Indian from XboH county, MIm It wa followed by a (grand epoa air machine at Mearoe park. Ia the afternoon there wW bo a moos Mooting at the epr kettie, when the gwveraors of the three Mates will be Nroeoat and a num ber of Interesting addroscos win be de livered. In the evening there will be n banquet and speeches by my praw inent orators. WOMEN IN . WAYERLY NOVELS Was ia aTOandy Town. Moporiatoadoat Aekormaa was at The Dalles yesterday at an educational meeting, at which President CampboM, of the State University, wss nlto pros- eat. Professor Aakormcn spoke oa the general Maes of edaoaUen. Tho bay or girl should be given particular training in the line to which ho or she is adapt ed. Latin weald be useful for the one who has a Mtorary bent of mind, but aot for the porsoa who would follow ateobanism or commerce. He dwelt with particular emphasis oa tho prac tical side of education, adapting the person to the porpese he is best fitted to feUtnr. In this way education would be aa adjaact to goo and ussful oiti soaship. To Sanction 8800,009,000 Bead Issue. Biehmond, Va., April 10.-The stock holders of the Southern Railroad com pany have beea called to meet here this aftoraooa to vote oa tho preposi tion of ths board of directors to auth orize the issue of $100,000,000 develop ment aad general mortgage per eent bonds. Of this amount only 115,000, OOo arc to be issued immediately, while the rest ia to bo issued as tho neces sity arise. Tho details of the plan have been given ia these dispatches al ready. It is understood that syndicate headed by J. F. Morgan A Co. has been fenced to purchase tho $15,000,- 000 bonds to be issued as sooa aa the stockholders have given their consent. - . o ' A card has beea received from Mr. and Mrs. E. Cocke PaUoa, who are aow at Long &, Col, aad they are sot tied ia a cottage at that resort, aad witt spend several months there. ' "IvMMkoe, liko an honorable gontl Man rark ass pm4ou for Kobeoca, aad Is twe. to Koweaa. ikowgk wc see that the memory f Hcbcosn aever leaven hie heart. Jvaabee bobaves as, In bis slroamitnwooi, Scott would hove behaved, in place of giving way to pauloa. Nevelc of the moit potgaant hrtoreet ar constantly beginning in private Ufa, and tboa break off, bo rnaoc the living charsctors nrs persoai of honor and self control Ivaakoc would have bew marc to the taste of today If tho bore bad olopod with the fair Hebrow but, the Ivanhoo and Mowoau arc persons f honor nnd ief- oscttrol. I found in Scott's papers n letter from aa eatbastatiic schoolboy, a etewngor 'O, Mr WnHor, now could you kin the gallcnt cavalier and give tho mdy to the ropoarcd Whlgf This wsm the remark of the natural maa, Scott kept tho natural men In oahiae tsaa." Mr. Ing sposkf roondly as I what Ike W verier novses arc not. Vet la ctaacei "They arc aot the work of n pac sionato. a wfwclld or n tolslly wncda cs ted geaiuc Tboy arc not the work of any Peeping Tom who studio womoa in her dreseing room nnd trie to spy or small oat the secrets of the eternally fawdidae. We have 'novels today nov4s by mat fall of clover sayings and deaetienc of womsnksnd, wide Scott would have thrown into tho fire ! think,' writes Mr. Hot ton, 'that the dedeJeecy of his pic tures of wosaea should be greatly attributed to bit natural oblvslry. He hardly ventured, as it wecc, In his lea deraess for them, to look aeedly Into their Iktlc woakaeseec aad Intricacies of character.' " This oplaioa Is shared by Mr Lang, as the following quote ties wfH show. "As Moliero never had the heart to draw a jealous woman, among all his picture of mea who knew, like him ctlf, tho tormente of jealousy, so Scott never had the heart to draw a yousg and beaatlful woman who la wicked. This aacie&t familiar source of poig aant Interest ho posse by out of bis great chivalry. Thero was nothing -to prevent him from writing a romance oa tho passiesatc, wretched tale of the ease beautiful Ulrica, la 'Ivaa&oe,' a fair traltrscv drive oa tho wind of revenge, treachery, patricide aad U eosL Here was a thsmo for a 'roaUctie' bevel of Bagiasd after the Conquest, but Scott sketches it lightly, a Thycslean horror In the background. In bis work aueh a pleco of realism' stand nlene, Hko the story of Phosnlx in Homer 'a work (In tho ninth beck or HotuM, had a unit of reverence of the 'Iliad). Heth artists, Bcott and human things they uld net Usk the Imagination necessary fer the por trayal of tho evil nnd terrible, but they dM aot seek suocsis In that popu Jar region. Scott yit no prude, but he held the young in reverence, knowing that among them be must have many readers, "I nm uasWs to think the worse of him because he imposed open himself limitations whlsh Ilyren triumphantly broke through, though Scott's limits new militate againet a high apprecia tion of his work by the admirers of (luy do Maupassant and Catull Msndec." Andrew Lasg la his Life of Mr Walter Beett. CALLS THE MOB MURDERERS it. Uais, Me., April a -At a Com mttrsawl dnb baaqeot lust night, refer ig to tho SpringaoM lynching, Gov ernor rwtk sold "Wo have reeeaUy Ud aa occur roaoe la ear s4al that has shocked tho civilised world. Stwngc l say. there are men, gd men, too, who approve f torn mob's doing lost aUtfoVy, whoa thro acgro prlsoneoa war lynched by hanging them to in emstretehed arm of the status of lihoruy. holdiair aloft the torch of olvclicatioa. "Whatever may have been the crime of the wretches, irrespective of their gent, It was murder for the mob to kill them. They may have deserved etfa, but it was death at the hands of the law, aad not by a web. Wo have a government by law, and aot by mobc Murder aad criminal assault are aunish able by death la this stats, and a do- rauK of justice In the ease of the lat ter crime is unknown." A Hatural Conclusion. MJetress (severely) How did It hap pea that I oaw a pellsemsa with you ia tho kltehea at night f Maid il suppose, madams, you must have locked through tho keyhole. Translated for Talc from Strekoaa. o The besioes men of Bugcae have or ganised tho lasgoao Merchants' Protec tive AcU!ioa, which 1 or the pur pose of protecting the members, and for fostering aad eneeoraglar maaofetu- lag enterprises.