The Guthrie Daily Leader. (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 19, No. 67, Ed. 1, Monday, February 10, 1902 Page: 1 of 8
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Weather Foreaast Tonight and Tucsdaj parti cloudy wanner northerly to coFter'y winds
lift ..Jm nL.
THE ONLY V VENINQ ASSOCIATED PRESS PAPER IN OKLAHOMA TERRITORY.
GUTHRIE OKLAHOMA MONDAY. FEBRUARY 10 1002.
wave m mi
CALLS MASS MEETING
New Jersey Manufacturing Town
Dealt a Heavy Blow
By Associated Press.
Paterson N. J. Feb. 10. The
tteice conflagration which burned Its
way through the business center of
Paterson yesterday has completely
spent its force and is quickly dying
out in the asheB and broken brick o
The firemen who hurried from '
ether cities to save the endangered '
city have gono back to tholr homos '
onri nnr-nml pnmnnnlott of the local
department have been ordered to
their houses for rost and refresh
ments. Conservative opinion Is In-
clined to cut two million from the
aggregate loss of tho ton million
agreed upon yesterday and olght
millions will probably be accoptod as
tho actual cost of tho flro.
No tabulation of Individual lossos
as can be accepted as reliable has
et been made and it will be several
days before satisfactory figures can
be prepared. Equally Incomplete Is
the. estimate of Insurance.
It is stated today the amount of
insurance was between four and five
Pillion but what cave basis to Uie
aleulatlon was not clear
Casualties Were Few.
f bably no fire of equal magnitude
uid widespread destrucdiveness evor
produced n equally small casualty.
Dozens of firemen and volunteers who
Ubored with them were tfllghtly in-
ured by falling bricks and Umbers
nurned by flying firebrands of torn-
poiarily were overcame by smoke
hut only few of them needed either
Mirgical or medical attendance. The
.mall casualty list is explained by the
iiut that tho people had ample wani-
ng and time to abandon their homes
. fore the flames came upon them.
V bread and coffee famine was
uei-ted by outside aid. A Newark
iread company early this morning
ats for fiei
loaded with 3000!
distribution to the
Miicken cit Wealthy resttlonts of
ins city ordered large supplicjs of
oftee and provisions from Passaic
hi 1 New York and the ladies relief
ommittee which established Its
Headquarters in St Paul's Episcopal
lunch will piovlde food to all who
ipl for assistance
In the hospitals are 03 pc-isons In
itred In the long fight with the flames.
Pwo deaths were due to the calamity
one was that of an old woman who
!1 down stairs in her anxiety to
iew the fire The other was a wo
nan who had just become a mother
md she died as a result of being re
Relief For the Destitute.
flu- sternest feature which Maor
Hinchcliffe and his co-workers find
onfrontlng them today is the ncj-
soity of providing employment and
permanent homes for the destitute
ihe fact that the great silk mills
caped the ravages of Uie flames is
tho most important as silk making
s the principal industry of the city.
bout half the population depends!
pon the silk trade and if tholr occu'
.vtiou had been taken away the sltu -
ttioii would have been appalling.
neither important industry is that
r loeomoovc building and it was ... . j
. . .? v . the hp endld tonic blood purifier and
qually fortunate that these works " t . . . .
' regulator of Stomach Liver and Kid
-.-aped tb flames - . .h i f
... . . .. .... ueys Thousands lne proved that
Just betore daybreak the militia I ' ... tytm
t. tj . i they wonderfully strengthca the
aught eleven men looting They had .... '. . A
. . .' f nervts build up the Bvtem and re-
oiders to tlub any one who did not .". . I.W .
obey orders to move on.
Anarchists Get a Soorchlng.
I'be anarhicts who made this city
i ir headquarters mourn the loss of
Hi. ir favorite n.eotlng p!a the of
( ot La CJuestione Sw'aU which
nt down in the flames
The home of Miss Ernestine Crs-
11a tbo ouug woman who attract -
1 anention after the murder of
M-.g Humbert by her Inflammatory
2&cbes In a public meeting was
..I so burned
The homes of many other of Pater-
son anarcilsts wero destroyed though
Bari.holdt's hall which was the board-
Ins house of Bresci assassin of Kins'
Humbert was untouched by fire
The Arc made no headway during
the night Fanned by strong winds It
burned up fitfully in places during
the early hours of the morning but
wnerever ii stioweu uireaiening
strength the firemen turned streams
on It and beat It down. The firemen
wetre completoly exhausted after
mora than thirty hours continuous!
work but romalnod tit tholr post.
Very Little Suffering Is Apparent.
There was comparatively llttlo suf-
fering on tho part of thoso rondoicd
homeless by ure and tho armory
churches and publlo sheltors oponod
tholr doors to but fow applicants dur-
ing tho night. Practically ovary
homo that escaped tho flamos was
thrown open In a spirit of broad
charity and nearly every refugee
found shelter at the house of some
The declaration of Mayor lltneh-
clltfe that the city can care for Its
own Is not concurred m by ev e-ybody
and there may be an appeal late r for
With the ember still aglow in the
business district commercial Pater
on planned resumption and restora
tion All of the banks burned out
IetaWny opened for business in
temporary quarters today and the of
fecials expressed a determination to
do their part In the maintenance of
the financial standing and credit of
the city. All of the banks and tnt
companies announced their safes and
valuta had proved strong enough to
preserve the securities moneys and
records locked in them at close of
Business Men Courageous and Con
Many of those whose busin bs
places and homes were destroyed an
ruined financially and must glc up
but the majority will be able to start
afresh They are courageous and coi
fldent. Underwriters and adjusted
representing insurance companies
that held hundreds of risks affected
by fire are hurrying here and negoti
atlons for adjustment of losses has
This morning the estimate of the
amount of Insurance carried on prop
erty destroyed vary widely.
Militiamen remained on guard to-
day and will oe kept under aims and
on duty as long as necessary Much
valuable property i still exposed and
the authorities are dcte mined to
prevent looting and disoider In any
dr.loons that attempted to upm af
ter midnight were promptly ctooed
and the sale of liquor piohibited un
til after daylight.
The holdlay ciowds of yesterday
had dispersed and the city was ei
quiet an dordejiy today
A Legacy of the Grip.
Is oiten a rundown system. Weak
ness nervousness lack of appetite
! nd ambition with disordered
j liver and kidneys often follow an at-
Uck of this wretched disease The
bujiv wj uvatlll auu kuwu D.ia uii3
an attack of Grip If uttering try
them Only 50c Perfect satisfaction
guaranteed by A '. 'J!ra '
Mr. Oung .1 Enteitau .
Mi H T Uunga i i iror all en
ii-iUiued a small pun. i friend
1 Saturday night complnn. 1 tdiy t J
W MeLoud general hoIk nor of the
Choctaw railroad '
The tfOHs waa jdediiriUy pasdedj
wltii social conversation gad cards
A delicious chafing digh luncheon
was served at a late hour.
To Adopt Measures to Close Fort
Smith and Western Contract
owners in the
men and property
city of Out hi is and
realize the absolute
necessity of closing rhe proposed con-
tract securer; the extension of the'
von. B.min ami western raiinwu iuiu
thli city I earnestly request lhJ
... - .....
mem Ders of the Commercial cihd to
meet at the club rooms Tuesday
morning at 9 o'clock and cordlall In-
vite other Interested cltixens to meet
with ub. Tho status of bonus sub
scrlptlons will be thoroughly explain
od and measures adopted to close tho
deal with lite Western Lay aside
other business for one day and gtvo a
hCWf & fv mm&L '
! lilillw '
MONTE CARLO WHERE WEALTHY
MEET AROUNO GAMING TABLES.
The recent tuiuiueiiu ! nniiin the pluNin im lu.li stukei by President
Schwab of the ntii I i im 1 im ' i iit Monte Cinlo into unusual notice thin
season. Ah .i ni.ittti ui I t Hi tin I. muiloni ..f Momiicd with its famous
gambling eiixino. In oiu t i!u i . i tomidt bIip.h: ptin .-s and in visited as
u mattei or i'u in St.- 1 in in i ill i'Hij Ani(il(.iii ho go ubroad. Not all
Of them of cmuse. tiiKi nn n u . i rl. in the ili I del of those Who do Uot
nil are as foiumiite .n vjn m nur Dcpew's lindt who won quite a large
WFJ ( - " J
EX-EMPRESS EUGENIE OF FRANCE.
long pull a strong pull and a pull al-
together C. M. Barnes
Piwldent Guthile Commercial Club
Thp )0nu8 fof Ula Fort gmth and
western i but jbooo of reaching
the mark and It is confidently ex-
pected that the meeting of citizens
which is nrovided far In the rail nub
nsnea SDOve win result in me enure
amount being raised and the corn
tract with the railroad officials satis-
The Choctaw has already com-
menced work. This morning gangs of
mirvevnm Ktnrteil nut unit Vlup n treat
nQy. dottc vm gurveJO. ..
0raulng wui commence Just as soon
as the steam shovels arrive
Wholesale Discharge of Army Pris
oners Assured by Decision
By Associated Press.
t. Louis Mo. Feb 10 Establish-
ed precedent's of the United States
army were overthrown and the free-
dom of nearly two hundred men now
confined In federal penitentiaries was
assured by a decision rendered by the
United States circuit court of appeals
today in tho case of Peter C. Doming
a former captain of the United States
Volunteers against Ilobt McClaughry
ward on of tho fodernl ponltentlary at
Oemlng wra imprisoned in a sou-
tenco of court martial compoaod of
nine regular army officers convonod
by General Shatter Mnrch 20 1000.
The oplnfon of Uie circuit court
written by Judge Walter II. Sanborn
is that the court mat Hal that sen-
tenced Demlng actod la violation of.
article 77 of the articles of war
which provides that officers of the
regular army shall not be competent
to sit on court martial for the trial
OVER SON'S ILLNESS
Patient's Condition More
' Serious Because of
By Associated Prass.
Washington D. C Pel). 10 A dls
lintc h reoelved at the White house this
morning from Bocretary Cortelyou
who Is with the Piesident and Mr
lloifPYelt at (iroton Mass. says in
ff 1 1 thut thi condition of voung
Hoosoelt is not quite as favorable as
wad last night The disease now
imolves both limps The temperature
has risen and respiration is not satin
factory. The.c is said however to
be no immediate danger.
GRAND JURY IMPANELLBD.
I District Court Convened With Judge
1 Halner Presiding.
I lis!rlt cou't viAa (onwiHci this
afternoon wltli Judge U 1 Halner
pieiding In the absincc of ludge
lhuford. Tho-grand Jui wa- worn
1 1. composed of t'n to lining mem
Win Drown foKinun I'll li her
I'owers. O Gains (i . Uur.-Uon. J.
K lloiiK A Holihli (i li Hpiings
Howaid Hllty. II M MeldlnK A.
Oliver lames Wadi Pt- I'laK Sam
Warrtn VV H Dim (' New ton
II (J Moore
Local Happenings of City and Trrl.
torr Briefly Told
Itipu Ma O. AiUiSfS A'Dt
i to MulhaP ' 4y. '
UlihiiK who uc i ceded II ('
Hun in ili niarsii 'I ofIl i in
( H Ijl !n i it'i ii IIhk i nun
I II 1 I. . (r ' II I'l I V i Jit
i i i faun of it ii t t
of the n i J' o i i ii"
V1 i'm i'n'i lia rfturned from .
i i liif -i lili in Wichita but i '
i ' to it hit t uihkM
1 'I I 1 'J-Ml I n i I i '
1 1 OKI U MBit 111 V- tttUUKil
Ph third niiii ol the 1 tuic
i(ilib( will be slvt-n at the Iiesb
tnau .bureh i ..;da nlKht Ki hr i
'aiy ISth W J (lark will m i
j lee turc- on wiri-less telegraphy and
tlbiuld air. Single admission SO cents
of office- a and sold in of othn f i j
Tho essential qutstlnu a stati d m
Judge Sanborn h opinion h whithi
the olunteor arro Is tin sumo as
tho rogutar arm oi whithei it i-
one of the 'othei tones mcnttuiii I
In article 77
The opinion nstablUin s the fact
that the -volunteer army is at all times
distineo fiom the regular army
Demlng will bo released from Fort
Leavenworth penitentiary within six
tj tlftyfi arid all othor former morabora
of tho voluntoor army who nro con
fined In fodornl prlsonB on Hontenceu
Inflicted by court martial or regular
oourts will also bo liberated as fc re-
sult of toduy's decision It Is Btatcd
Tho chargo against him rolnted to
his accounts. The court martial
compogod of nlno officers of the reg
ular army sentouced Doming to three
years In the penltoutlary. This sen
tence was affirmed by the secretary
of war and approved by tb" pri l
San Francisco Police Trying
to Find (he Murderer
of Young Girl
Dy Associate 1 Press J
8aSn Francisco Cal Feb io
The mystery suiroundiiiK the muni i
of 1fi waiMild Nora Ptilb i whosi mid.-
hod) wan found on a l .I in in no
oicupiid house on Kuli street jr
inaint. unioUed 'I In icult ot tin
.tutoph makirt it p..uti illy i.itatn
tin hlil was i holorofoinii it aud then
stiangli-d Although ph. dlsappi n. l
four MkH ago when hIk met u man
calling himself John Ilemiett In an
rwei to a i adertiKcDi( u' foi a irl
o care foi a child the uutopBj m
fceor. it poHltlvo she was killed wlihln
the last tui duyi Kvidence that she
was raugled Is found in th- fact
thai time were abrasions on th.
ueck and a cord small bin Mioni
with a bow knot at tin . n.l vaJ
found iu tiie toilet On the tmnd
weie blood Stains Two hmdk. r
chlefK covered with blood vun 41(
found A clumsy attemp" hud 1m . u
madi to burn the handkerchiefs hit
they were only partlalh destiov.d
There Ih nothing to iudimte that tin
girl and fysnuett. who undi i th.
name of C B. Hawkins i b I d tc
have itnUd the house lived tnerc
Neithe the water nor gas hail bee
turned on and the neighbor heawi
sounds from the place
A dlHpatch from Mamie Indian
say that three months ago there H'
appeared from; that placi Charb
Hawkins a barber who im allep.
have take n away 3ton h.-longi.
Mrs .Sarah Wllliamh Mis d'
tlon aiiHwim to that ot UawVm
Ueuni It who rented mb mi
Tin iwiliei howevei u with u
0 Ul V- lull tO the Blli(i'IB I li i
tit i i h lilmtlty
A Cupid Social
' i arranged u
1 1 h leaguo o
t- "!! by
iii M K
n i g Fe'b
I i ix tin
io all can
ill 9 30 p
hag been ar
nment of ail
1 1 the main
nn angemont of a post"
mail their valentines
mi when the office
ti lhute tun al ntiii
H"-fr hmeiit wl'
ii i i-lleiit progr ii
uiig d for the e t. i
who will coma.
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