The Guthrie Daily Leader. (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 25, No. 48, Ed. 1, Wednesday, March 22, 1905 Page: 1 of 8
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GUTHRIE OKLAHOMA WEDNKjBDAV MARCH 22. 1905
NUMBER i 8
( 10c A WEEK
g ...HEADS IT... . j
V B H YUO D Y 1
rfT R lie A.WEK I
HNEED IT.'.. J
for incorrect cen-
SCHOOL TEXTBOOK TRUSTS
lome Under ..Provisions of
An Investigation of the matter In
le office of Territorial Treasurer
aml reveals the fact that there Is
sufficient amount of money on hand
the common school fund to pay at
ce to the various counties the
nount of money due them under the
'jckam bill because of nn Incorrect
port being made by the various
In these counties there were more
tldren of school age than the superln-
Indeim reported. Under the last per
pita payment such counties would
vo received $1.16 per capita for
ep children had they been reported
lie matter was placed before the leg-
Mat u re by Senator John HJckam of
vnc Coiintv nm! ltnnniKintiHt.il i)a..
Fuller of Oklahoma county and
Hicknm'a bill was passed and
Tied by tho govornor to refund to
se counties the amount thus legally
them as follows:
l'-addo county for 81 pupils $93.16;
ter county for 84 pupils. $30.10;
rfleld county for Gl pupils $70.15;
ole county for 91 tmnlla. SiiaK-
lahoma county for 771 nunlla.
(it)5 Logan county for 19 tiiinlla
83. Pawnee county for- LOSS pifi
$1245 15; Pottawatomie county.
1C5 pupils. $189.76. When the bill
parsed by tho house Mr. Maxwell
red an amendment refunding to
adlan county a sum o about $300
au f rror made two years ago.
ho total amount to be refunded Is
$2 759.95 and In the territorial
sury there is about $6000 on hand
ic common school fund. Mr. Bax-
.terrltorial superintendent of pttb-
nstructlon said today that the
er will not be taken up until the
on laws are printed and then In
irobablllty the aunu will be paid
'dlately to the various counties.
e payment of this amount of
y to these counties will naturally
town the per capita payment in
to all the counties and It Is un-
ood that sevoral of the other
fis will make protest against the
! Railway Commission.
territorial board of railway as-
rs composed of Governor Fib-gii-
om.1 ciury unmog ami Auditor
r has new duties to perforin
the legislature pased the Wink-
llll for the taxation rif nvnrnso
anieB and street railway. Hore-
a the former companies wore not
in thU territory.
ler the Winkler bill the .prea
street railway companies are
I under the Jurisdiction of the
rlaJ board of assessors and will
ed on a similar bails. The ex-
c-ompanles however will be tax-
thelr net receipts.
board has already held one
this year but at that time the
r liill had not become a law.
r meeting Is scheduled for the
School Book Companies.
Baxter territorial uperln-
t of public instruction calls at-
to the fact that Representative
's blli which recently became
by the signature of Governor
on deals directly with trusts '
lection with he furnishing of
bLoks and supplies or as the
nis them pools shall be con-
as a misdemeanor and so pun-
Other provisions of the law
any violation of the anti-trust
na of the act liable to severs
the original bill waa dlsQusa-
he bouse It dealt only w'th
supplies. Some member aroeud-
Including school books. ThU
Mr. Lydlck who mid: "I Jn-
fat first to Include school books
think they should be Included.
las afrnid you fellows would kill
if the school book were in.
id they havo been added."
Standard OH Anxious.
isuxlard Oil eompany wants to
mui Oklahoma's common car-
and the taxation of pipe llnea.
Cady of Fredo-jia Kas. who
resentattve of the Prairie Oil
conipan a part of the Stand-
pajjy U here visiting terrl-
Tcei and looking up the law
There ' nothing definite In-he Okla-
homa law w o whether pipe line
re to be taxed by the territorial board
of equalization or by the various coun-
ties through which ther pass. The re-
cent -legislature made all pipe ttac
common carrier and It la held that
as such pipe llnea are subject to the
law governing other oouunon carrier.
SECRETS OF BANK
Being Probed by Federal
Grand Jury Under Lucid
The federal grand Jury was lmnanel-
led In tne district court yesterday af
ternoon and immediately began fur-
ther Investigation of affairs in con-
nect on with the failure of the Capi-
tol National bank. Receiver Wlllough-
by was examined by the grand Jury
yesterday evening and Stuart Briggs
was questioned this morning.
Judge Panceaat In hi Instructions
to the grand Jury dwelt particularly
upon the alleged criminal features
connected with the failure of the Cap-
itol' National bank. He informed the
Jury that the Capitol National bank
under the terms of Its Incorporation
was possessed of a capital stock of
$100000 and that to one person could
bo loaned only 10 per cent of that sum
any loaning in excess of that amount
constituting an offense.
This offenre was not necessarily
criminal unless the person loaned to
was of bad financial reputation or a
known Insolvent. The Intent to de-
ceive or to defraud imistmve enter-
"l" "B 'n e' " w not crlm
inal. However mid Jlldee Pnnnnnat
a man is supposed to havo it reason-
ably clear knowledge of the result of
his own actions In a financial way as
t j whether loss was liable to result.
The court had been Informed that
excessive loans had been mado to ono
person and perhaps to others and loans
six or seven times in oxcota of the
proper amount as set down in the
statute. Those loans had In addition
been mndd to persons whose financial
standing waa known to be doubtful
and In some case bad.
The Judge spoke of one loan that
had been refused by the cashier and
accepted by other officers and blames
both borrower and bank officers.
The Judge said that criticism as to
the mildness of the banking laws is
unjust. They were in his opinion quite
stringent enough. The fault in so
many cases was the laxity of tho
proper officers to do their duty. The
first responsibility rests unon tim
grand Jury and it Is to them that the
people will look for any dereliction.
The Judge could find no palliation
for tho failure of the bank.
"Wnen the country Is In bad finan-
cial condition" said he "there Is per-
haps some excuse for failure of this
sort or when the bank Is not doing a
good busine.- In this Instance there
wo a moat excellent financial atmoa-
phero and Uie bank had apparently
been doing a large and manltold busb
HAY MAY QUIT
(By Associated Press.)
Washington D. C March 22. It is
almost a conviction in cabinet circles
that John Hay will not return to the
post of secretary of state. All plans
that are being made by President
Roosevelt and lis cabinet are based
on the expectation that Mr. Hay wlieu
he stepped on board the steamer for
Naplej retired from public life.
The reason for this expectation is
the condition In which those intimate
with Mr. Hay know him to have been
in when he sailed. He had expressed
a wish 1 1 retire from the state depart-
ment much earlier than last week. It
was at the president's suggestion that
Mr 1Iay decWed would
nouuee no decision until he had tried
the efficacy of the trip to the Mediter-
ranean. But none or Mr Hay's Intimate ex-
pect him to resume his dutieB and al-
ready there is speculatloa as to hi
William H. Tafi secretary of war
la the president's advisjr durina the
period that Mr. Hay !s seeking to re-
gain his health. It f generally believ-
ed that Mr. Tart I ihe man the presi-
dent will indicate- for secretary of
state if Mr. Hay's illuess compels his
There i lively speculst'on. h-iwever.
as to whether the prejident will not
ceise this opportunity tor making Sen-
ator Lodge the premier of hi oablaet.
Out the chance are that Mr. Tart
would be elevated to the "prowler-
ship" and that the president would
look for a new secretary of war.
The chaneee also are that Taft will
U the administration HHdldate for
the Republican presidential nomina-
tion In WiS.
. COURTING FATE
PACIFIC FLEET DIRECT-
ED TO MEET THE
SEA BATTLE IMMINENT.
Kuropatkin Loyally Sticks
1o the Armv
(By Associated Press.)
St. Petersburg. March 22. At tim
admiralty it is strongly Intimated that
Rojestvenaky will effect a Juncture
with Admiral Nebagatoff wlthlu ten
days and then proceed to meet Tago.
The Third division of the Russian Pa-
cific squadron commanded by Neba-
gntoff left Suuda bay. Island of Crete
yesterday Tor Port Said.
St. Petersburg March 22 (1:55 p.
m.) The retreat of the Russian army.
from latest reports is being conducted
in spleadld fathlon. With bridges and
ra'lroad destroyed behind the Rus-
sians the Japanese are unable to press
further and. according to information
received from the front it Is believed
that the bulk of Oyama's army Is still
at Tie pass the flanking column being
Gunshu Pass March 22. The Pu-
8lun rear auhrd is now at Slplnghal
seventy milt north of Tie pes. The
Japanese are slowly pursuing but aro
not energetically pressing the rear.
Apparently Oyama 1 holding hi main
army at Tie pun.
St. Petersburg Murcli 22. A die-
patch from Linevltch. dated March
21t says: "Yesterday Japanese cav-
alry detachment appeared In front of
our advance posts. Behind the cavalry
were Infantry who halted at the vil-
lage of Hachentzy."
St. Petersburg .March 22. The Rus-
sian army in Manchuria is still to have
the services of General Kuropatkin
who Is considered by many in spite
Of his series of reversed the best gen-
eral and foremost strategist of the Rus-
sian army. Slukiv-g all feeling of per-
sonal bitterness because of his sup
pression and all the old time enmity
between himself and General Linevltch
In a patriotic desire to be of service to
the fatherland the former commander
in chief volunteered to remain In any
capacity with the army which he had
so long commanded. The tender has
been accepted by Bmperor Nicholas
and gratefully received by the new
leader of the grand army.
The change exactly reverses the old
order o'f affair when Kuropatkin wa
the supreme leader and Linevltch di-
rected the Flrat nrmy.
Authoritative news of this remark-
able step was known In Manchuria
much earlier than in St. Petersburg.
General Kuropatkin having paused
on his homeward Journey at Harbin
started southward on the afternoon of
March 20. amid a most remarkable
farewell from residents of Harbin and
sold'ers who are on the way to fill
out the ranks of the depleted army.
The send-off was a mere foretaste of
what awaits General Ktiropaikiu ai th j
front and his self-sacrificing determi- i
natlm and the equally patriotic course I
or General Llievltch In accepting the
service u ndt-red are bound to do won- i
ders Tor the relnspiratlon of the em
peror's legions and give promise or
union and harmony at the counc I table
which that army has hitherto lacked.
Gave Him an Ovation.
Harbin March 22 At the departure
south of General Kuropatkin crowds
of thousands or civilians and soldiers
gathered at the station and gave htm
a great ovatloa. Above thundering
hurrahs were heard cries of "God send
you hjpplnes" "Good-bye brother"
"Good-bye father ' As the train start-
ed soldiers rushed forward in a surg-
ing crcwd and grasped the hand rati
of the general' cr throwing their
caps In the air and running some dis-
tance with the car. The scene made a
deep Impressloa on General Kuropat-
kin. down li so face tears streamed.
Kemot-lng his cap he saluted again and
aga.n and stood bareheaded on tho
platform as Ion as the train was la
sight. Residents of Harb'n are un-
easy and nuMi cf them are departing.
Chinese aje withdrawing their deposits
from Chinese banks here.
DEADLY OASJOUNE STOVE.
TBy Aaaocuted Press.
Sioux City la. March 22. Ma. liar-
land Newtoo of Shelton Nebnuka and
her nine-yir-old son perished In a
Are here today entnWd by a gatioltae
SEARCH IS ABANDONED
Many Victims of Brockton
Holocaust Still Missing
fUy AKlatei Pr.)
roeton Mass. March 12. Satisfied
that there wa no chance ef recover-
ing additional bodle from the ruins of
the It. B. Glover company'! shoe fac-
tory search was abandoned at 11
o'clock last nlht by the email army
of volunteer after thirty-seven houra
of constant toll.
Although the police and Medical Ex-
aminer Paine feel sure that they have
removed from the debris atl remains
which were not reduced to ashes a
second search shortly will hi Instituted
t- satifry relatives and fr leads of the
lctims. The little band of persons
who have beselged the morgue since
the first body was taken Ifrom the
ruin reluctantly turned trielr steps
homeward last night Hatlsfled that all
that remained or the missing ones oc-
cupied the pine boxes inscribed "Un-
known." At midnight for the first
time since yesterday Dr. Paine and his
assistant remained al.me wH3i the un-
identified. The revised list as given out by the
police is as follow
Bodies recovered 5"
Reported as escaped 2S.I
It now set-in proha'.le- that but four
teen bodies will be buried with (heir
identity positively known.
The lnoue-r will be held shortly.
The day Haw tho first movement on the
part of the workmen in trades similar
to that pursued by the victims of the
disaster to raise a relief fund for the
hereavod families. It is expected that
several thousand dollars will be sub-
FLOODS IN THE EAST
Ohio and Pennsylvania are
Suffering From the An- .
ual Spring Freshet.
( My Associated Press )
Bellaire Ohio March yj --The rhu
here today 's still rlsinK ami the low.i
portion of the city is inundated Hun
dreds of fani.lles were forced to aban-
don their homes and many nianurac
turlng plants have suspended opeia
Pittsburg Pa. March 22. The crest
of the Hood was r.-ached tdoay und
river are receding rapidly The estl-
matod loss to local industries since
the Hood began will exceed a million
DIDN'J BELIEVE HIS BABY
Frenchman Dies From Self
(By Associated Press.)
Paris March 22. Antonln Proiwt
hilniHter cf fine arts in the Gambetta
cabinet died today ut the reu!t of two
hota 1 lithe head self Inflicted. It Is
believed to bo the result of ditferoncBS
with Roaita Kauri the celebrated
dancer with whom he yes closely as-
HP HAT was a w ld-eyed statement
made in the Kin? convention n-
cenily to the effe.'t t'uat "Guthrie Is u
the verge ot bankruptcy " When 1 11
reealls the grafts and gigs received at
the hands cf the so-called friends of
Guthrie and thinks about the preterit
84 per cent levy required to pay up
the town's Indebtedness to 1904 leav-
ing turn it indebtednei t be puld t
future levies be little wouders tha'
even a r'ttg nan has the temerity to
effer such IndieUnent. But facts are
fact go kiag as the mun'dpslity U
a victim of ring rule and loot Just so
long will taxpayers bowl and Jutl
too This town should be on a cas'.i
basis A new sdmluistratlon Mould
have ireutoAdou job oa its hands
but It require each an administration
to do the business the people want.
Then again Qutbrte can prottt by re
district n Register now support the
Citiieos' ticket and receive a new
ITS UP TO
GASH IN THE PORK BILL
Carrying One Million Dollars
of Easy Money
Kmatoi Felix V Winkler o.' HinrinRht i.
mmIiIpiU ol tho Kfi.tr of the Kluhttl
1II uur. while h-n tcxliiy ue out a
Khilrmimt for uubllnntlo.t In thr leader
;c n lug cmphuthMllv nnv tnnnwtion with
the ntti'-npt.'J changes In the general ap-
pioprlatlon bill on tie iaxt meht of the
sHslon It wrtll be rpn.einhereil that Rop-
tesintaM'v A M.J -Irte of Wulne eountv
whs rhtr.'! w'th wnuiii: in an Item of
onp tho'e.iiirl drlliirx (n . nnrnl ap-
I rci rlatlon Dill for the turtose of print-
In;: fiin Mdtltlji.ul .-nplen of the ov-
trfrr'd lirt i. .port to the retury of the
Inloim. ii iJ ilso with lowering the mil-
ntles of thru- lerl'lutlve clerks. In lust
w i s tN.tn.fi l;r nl limn there w i n
t it "i.ei't rxa.i'r ililv from Mr Mi-
tlrl le wli.rh I'mod - h i akin nn)
ih.ins-s In ti e I '!l iw ) -Hi.. was uet-
Iiif under tht orders of Hemitot V'nkler
'.hi- tis the imuiu of Serntoi Winkler s
liti.iinm fir clmi t.i tod n
enitor Wink!-! sni.l. "I deslie to
ft.ite th.it I rld not on any w..y ruthnr-
le Mr jtfclti ite - unvone else to enter
the enrolling im or in v way to nmke
.. ohsnu ei !.( iJ... ii.iiprlHtlon hill
oi nnv other b.H. 1 am In no way re-
Fns'.Die an . In no way to Illume for the
nrlH or Mr. McBride In ronnertlon with
the. ehunaes in the npproprlatlon bill. I
I-a heretofore refuse' to enter 'nto a
newspaper discussion of this mutter but
I feel cimpllpd..on account of a recent
atlKl in the Watm Reputiilcan the
ST.vt-rnor'it Paper to sny tills much tft self
cfteniH' anu wrul; further any that I am
w'i.tn that the -natter should tx sub-
nillled to .he eoerts in ouler that the
Llnine alxniM tto ulnced uliere It prop-
er) belongs "
Mr. WYkler further ild that he had
l-H-n In former leglsUturxv und under-
sIoikJ the Irportume of k'lslntte t.-ork
nmt .nethojx md of the jjreat wrong uf
ui) wn .it enptid thnne In nn en-
iroiUU 1)111. He nhio staled thut he con-
side's the otlce of enrol'liuf eleik one of
I lliu most Importur.t In the k. up of
l leitUlatlte iMiemhly und that tie rlerk
Is tntirely reponlnle fot Hhat ... curs
In Lis njom Me . said that the aitlcle
I In the Watonmi 'lepuhlhan I In error In
stating that "M(B:ido was only rorrert-
ins somethl.-K In the bill that he knew
j'isht to be there and 'hit lu.d passed
I fih hous. e. nor Wtnklet then mild
'J'ln nuittei had nex.r pnHej the nen
I it" to fc-i.e moie tt.un fle hundred dol-
iins for the prlntln of ndrtltlonuJ re-
toitu of the ifuvernor for lent When Mr
McUrlde. nn te .14 10 o'k.-k that nlshi.
was irytiiK t set the senate to ua his
lei-olutlon nxkln fot on thousund dol-
lats foi this purpost I was one of those
lie oppmeit it.
Vhn tVntrnor Ferfuson w.ts shown
Senator Wit klers st-itcment he simply
sild. "Tint i about the same statement
t..it Winlcl. r made to mo. mid the ar-
tkJe In the Watotign Hepubllean. I take
It. wus nHen to tho manuaer of the
mr b M.Urlds for the latter made
jt-il fuel M statemwit to me atwut the
fuller oefor. he left for Wulonu. This
Is it controters) between th two. In
whlrh I hut no Interest il Hrlde aayi
ml ler t.11 h mlk . liillBB uli
Wln'.lei xi) h 1 d i not "
SoineUilnfl Back of It All.
1 11 it il.n I aom HiIpr p.iin
1 1 back
"I the ent'ie eoiitru fiav
set in- to be.
I gftii i iiplnloe
tt pit Kent - 1 house
'" Millions lote u.t..1 . .M.tJrd
l.t..OII 1 I. t ..
" '"" 11 I rn tin 1 n
'l1H"t l' MUllllir-l tlH
. '1 I. f. 1 led thi I . 1 1 1 r 1 . . ) ) 1
'I he seu-
llll' l"M ' Hi 'ill I ti...
1 i'mi .nut 1
It .! lei i ri. ln
iin.iiilietl In on
of t he 1 '1 t I en t
'itr-jra on tne gei
I thla nmtte
''I IK tin
w.ii . I 1.
I ! 'he lm fi
'I his mi mini t
d;d r.t how up in the em oiling- room
lif.wavsr nmt tne fit t became known.
!i imedtuteljr Kepreentitle M Bride trl!
to set the senute to une rth hia resolu-
t on. WWch hsd passed the house an 1
adopt it. Senator WWcT. Who was prt-
altWr. refused to allow the resolution to
cwm up. although Bens 1 01 a Murphy and
Hnksm both tried to t action upon It
It hi said by onn se-mior lha' at tho
In tt Winkler refuel Ma cionient to brinit
up the resolution after every other mora-
bt of the senate had lvn hts consent
it was following thta futl'- it tempi m
get the resolution passed thut Keprenen
tatlve VcBrlde mide the chanes In th-
at ii ral arproprlatton bill dolus; m h--.
because he was Instructed s.i t
I" iiv Heiimor Winkler with ihe st ite
11 - t that ' the amendment bclmiijn ti
tl 1)111 anl should Imi a pirt of 11.
i his bin ugre.il uion by th- senate
I'm It Mould lx- nil.l.-.l to the hill Hen-
.111 r Wlni-ler mi he nu In u.i u h t.n.
I tmiit und .ive no u h Instruction i
l understood tliu n .ill piilviblllti K.-p-:
mutative Mi Hrltle II! aoi lmic
-iRind alat-ment ghli k em etrrytnln In
i-l ii-llo.l with the lli.itter
I' is unlersttHM! t.nt M -Hrlde el. Inn
Hi' le was an effort o-i the pir- of M lnf
ler to atlfle the resolution or any othe
nit Ion porlAhilng to .m ap roi ilatlon fot
I.-- aovemsi s report It will Im- remem-l-ctd
that nttet F. ntuson was made ov-
'. uer. Henator Winkler who 11. .it thai
t uie superintendent 01 tie Insane asylum
t Norman. relnetl follow Ins an ln eK-
tiw..tlon or tho usvlum nhlih tesulled It
:h oustln of Oovtrnt r Jnlns from of-I're-
It la .understood that Winkler has
rer forgiven FerRuson. clnlmlns; the
-irnor wus Ijacl- of the Man wait 1
ei use) inkier to reslm the aup. rln
t. ndeney of the ns-.lum There Is a atnte-
meiit nnoat that It was not to thwart
any desire of Mc irlde or to throw nnv
sllgmn uK)ii him but rather to set evn
with Governor Fernust n hat the McHrld
Ksilutlon was ne.er allownl to show It-
lei.d In the see tte
The mutttr has .een ai thorough) v
"lit 1 in the n.wspuers however that
In 1. II llkelthootl nn liiv-Uatltm will re
sub. piobably sensatknal to a great ds-
STRANGER THAN FICTION
Wounded Man Still Has Val-
uables After Meeting New
(By Associated Prnss.l
New York Mnroh 23. Cha. Hnl. n
lawyer of St. Louis meed tilrty-flvo
was found In his apartments nt tho
Hotel Imperial here todny suffering
from a self mulcted bullet wound In
the left temple. He wa taken to a
hospital where. It I ald he will re-
cover. A policeman found Erd fully
dres?ed lying on hi bed. At the hos-
pital a large sum of money and con-
siderable valuable Jewelry were found
In the Wounded man' clothing.
DISRUPTS DANCING CLUBS
Baseball Evangelist Jars Il-
linois Town From Soda
By Associated Press.!
Sterling III. March 22. A greut re-
ligious revival closed last evening in
Dixon and the city has been sunken
from end to end.
live danotng oluds Imve been brok-
en up nnd several thousand people
took an oath not to frequent the bar-
room danelng nartlea and the card
The famous Kendall club a charit-
able organisation which raised several
thousand dollars a year for charity
voted not to hold any more dances
and gave to Win. A Sunday the base
ball evangelist the sum of jaoo.
During the revival three bartenders
were conerted several gambling den-i
! ururu lfMiu.f .....4 . mI.ii.. . .a.
--.. ..-.'! .....j KautuiiuK uuiius were
smashed. At the close or the meeting
last night a basket collection was tsk-
K fr h? evan'"t' J the people
in tne tabernacle gave him J2.750 for
h s four weeks' work.
STANDARD OIL TROUBLES
Will Probably be Augmented
With Action by State of
(By Associated Pre )
Jefferson City Mo. March 21'
March 31 was today set as the dste
for hearing on technical points In tht
favoring brought by the stai against
the Standard OH eompany to compel
that concern to snow cause why It
should not be punished for violating
ihe antitrust law If the law Is then
held to be constitutuual the taki ig of
tesll uony probably will begin on
WESTERN BEEF TRUST.
Will Now Undergo a Reast From
Special Grand Jury.
Chicago III. Match 22 - The special
grand jury to tarestUate the so-called
"Beef Trust'' as completed today and
the hugemaass uf testimony availab'
was ImiaedUitsly attacked.
FRENCH PATIENCE HAS
ABOUT REACHED THE
L I M I T
TWO FORMIDABLE SHIPS
May Cause Fiery Castro
(By Associated FiesO
O Washington D. C March 28. O
O Tho French cnbl complications O
O have reached a oris! and Mln- O
O Ister Uowen has Informed the O
O state department that the French O
O minister at Caracas by instrttc- O
O tlons cf his government has .ictl- O
O fled the Venesuelan government O
O that there must be no further pro- O
O cfaedinga on Its part toward the f
O cancellation of tb- company's O
O franchise or Interference with Its O
O property. o
O Further. Mr. Uowen report that V
O two French warship have been O
O ordered posthaste to Venezuela O
O to act In accordance with Uie In- O
O st ructions of the French minister. O
O These are the Julian dejGravIere O
O nnd the Duplex now Snthtt Car- O
O ribbean sea. O
O It Is the expectation here that O
O tho uuponrance of thassjjhlps at O
O La auayrn. will cause FTe'oat O
O Cftstro to accede promptly t(jje O
O "durmnil of the rrono mln'lsttSfjStt!Ss-"Bi
O falling which the minister probab- O
O ly will plnau the legation In the O
O oare of some other mlnlstor at O
O Caracas and go aboard one of the O
O warships thus severing diplomat- O
O Ic relations between Franoe and O
O Venezuela. o
O The present situation can not O
O continue more than a few days O
O according to the official opinion O
O here. There may be some further O
O exchanges relative to the affairs O
O of the cable company through O
O third parties and the possibility O
O of pressme being brought to bear O
O on President Castro by other dip- O
O lomats at Caracas Is suggested. O
O If the Venesuelan government O
O seizes the cable office near La O
O Quayro. It Is fully expected that O
O the French warships will make a O
O demonstration attempt u land O
O n force to recover possession of O
O the property anil if resisted open O
O Are on the defensive works re- O
O cently constructed to command O
O ths harbor and roadstead at La O
O Quayra. o
O The Dutch government bat O
O lodged a very serious complaint O
O with President Castro against the O
O treatment or It cUlsens and It O
O may join with France In coercive O
O measures. o
(By Associated Presa.)
Lexington Ky. March 22 Dr Cot.
Jim Cockrlll. Mark Cockrill and At-
torneys Vaughan and Marcum were to
have been shot by Anderson White in
the court house during the trial of Tom
Cockrill for killing Ben Hargis. accord-
ing to the sensational story told today
by White in the hearing of a motion
f ir ball for Hargis and Callahan An-
derson While is a brother of Tom
White under sentence for the murder
of J. H. Mar cum.
WOMAN REFUSES A PARDON.
Blanshe Boles Declines to Premise She
Won't Smash Saloons.
" Tepeka. Kas. Martty $. Btoncue
iJoies. who Is serving a Mfttence In
the county jail for t-vfrfttatr store
fronts with an ax a year ago because
liquor was sold In the buildings to-
day refused pardon from the county
She has 21.' d to serve but she
(Mi!ii nit ijKli an agreement nut to
uiuii Mil'- m Topeka and vter
back to her cell declaring sh" would
resume her Carrie Nation tact us bl
her term expires.
Ces )our systeni need help Mts
Er Vine Tablets Is the gieau-st nuftm
tonic known to wdie; tictttc. llsasr
tablets build up the nerves and mak
goi-rt rich rtl bliuitt 5o coU.
WttUate'-' ling 5' re
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