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 - VOL. IX. No. 126. Whole No. 5762. EIGHT PAGES....
VOL. IX. No. 126. Whole No. 5762. EIGHT PAGES. IOLA, KANSAS, APRIL 18, 1906.- -WEDNESDAY EVENING. EIGHT PAGES. THE qt^Y IOLA PAPER •J PUBLISH ma THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HEWS raSCO IN RUINS HUNDREDS DEAD Earthqual^e Shock this Morning Morning at |5:10 Practically Destroys the City. THE FLAMES FOLLOW SHOCK l(i<li;in,u Imn^,. (Ill Siv >nili sir«it|l.v wiiul is coiiiitu up. Mosi niriioii of n lliiv.iuil ;uiil .^!is^-i"lIl. IVUIIWIIJIIK ' ciiiiil- Itiisiiicss disitici is :hr.'a(- Kini'sli'.v. cullMps'il iiiitl <:uit;lii jcix Tlic 111" Music i -Dii.siM 'vafnrv Is Tlic lie! A\ r as III. llri\ l-Ii^;liiy pcrsiui'' lu'lii'Vil i<i liol ill I lie ruins. 'I'lio l.ipiii;iii ilry !;i "iils ! cxpi'cicil lo fall. slori- at Twfiily S«'<'nU(l an.I .Mission | 'I'lm Ciiy Hall is aliiii>-l a i -niiipli If is im lire am! ilucaicns ilu' iii. ii <• 1 wii'ck. Tlu- iIainaK<' lii'<r is csiimai lilork. <><l at one half iniiiioii ilollars. Crevice Six Feet Wide. 'Ihc cxciiciiKMit iiui<as<s. ICviiy .\t fi^iiioniii and Valcnrrii IIUMC isiii -w uiinuti-s. cxplosidiis an- luanl as a n-r'viro in ill*' XIIT-IM si.\ fcft • ^ili-w niiniiti's. t'xplosidiis aii- Willi'. I imililiiiKs all! IJIOWII up. Stri-»>t car rraclvs arc badly Iwisn-d. TiuTf ariv wildest riiniors as In iln traffic in iho souilu-ni pari of tlu' ri;y , ](,ss of lift is at a standstill. The .Mr.-haiiics" Pavilinn was con .Many lh\: liousrs an- daina.^.^d so verl.-d into an »-nK 'r.m.-ii< y hospital, badly that it is inipossibl.- to n<'i HK'ITIU . Ciaiid ()p.-ia snff.i.-d s.- vcre daniaj;!'. TtKic has hi'cn another .slir .ck ! wliicli intensified tlie |........ ..... ...^...v.. I... panic. Ilu "'i shoclc was (if short duration and tlu The City is l^ow Burnihg and Water S«p||l^ is Gat Off—Block apparatus out. .•\t. the Southern racilii' hospilal many siilVerers wiie taken. .Many are injured on the streets, makiii;; wa.\ I alarm soon .snb.^i.ied. The Kpiscopal church ai Klevinthj Tho i'ostal Telcf^raph Company will street was badly daniaK<'d. The Sliide ope iia temporary oftict; at Oakland baiur carriaue f.ictory cavid in. a> soon as a boat can be prix-uied io Fire is throalenin;; liie Palace ho- <"''y operators across the b:iy. 'fhe , , . , ,,, fore. Iiowevir, is so fierce betwien tel. which IS bcMm- vacated. Ail , O..H!.M;,,K ,, ,t,,,,., :,„., .,,,0 ferry, as to of vehicles are beiii;; ii.-.ed to cany the • piople from the danj:;er zone. The i:<- iiiaKe ii impossible to reach the boai al jire:-;enl. .\ special train carrying; the Calili r | S>cr nia .-^late Supreme Court with new- papi'!' correspondents and otbeis. le:" bis afieinoon tor .^an Frani'ise.). tieneial Fuii-ioii lias esiablisbed ;i iii.-irlial bnv in San l-"iaiieisco. Tiie mayor has do i <! I'-viiy saloon in tin- cit.v. Fires are ra.i;iii:; oevrywliere ami the fiiiiiieii are usinjx dynamite. The Palaee and Ciand Hotels lia e been destroyed. TIM ^ Kxaminer. Call and Ilialio hiiibi iim.s are ablaze. The Call biiili/iiii; i.j swayiiiR and i.'^ expected lo topple. The Southern Pacific buiMinu is;s'-coiid shock felt ;in afire and the Postal Tcle.tjrapli P.tiild ; was clearly indicaled 'lis; is almost a wreck. i The Siin.set Ttdephone huiidin.i? on | :{iish Hireei and the Western I'niiwi ; iJiiildin;: at Pine and .Montgomery ; ,I reels are entirely demolished. .•ny.of War Oliver, in-the al)- sence of Si'cn taryi Talt. t«deRraphpd .\:ajor 'Seiieral Cie.eby, commandinK tlie Paeific divi>ioii at San Francisco, Francisco, lo CO operate Willi the local aiith- oii!ie< and use all' resources at. Mn lommand to assist in allcvi.iting the .-1111.! I ion. Tile San Franci.sco earthquake n .'ihed aeios.s the entire continent, 'lb.- S. isiiioi;iai>h :it the weather hii- ii.m here showed a violent .if;itation riijoiii eiulii iliiriy t.his morning. Tho iii-i; iimeiit at twelve t'orty-five was s;ill violent vibration.s. Tho San Francisco by the instni- iiieiH thus showin.;;;.the entire contin- • 111 still is effected.; BLOW UP The Entire Business Section of S;r Francisco Is Doomed. San Francisco, .\piil l.s.—The P.n ace hoti 1 is now 011 lire. Otlur biii HEATHS MAY NUMBER THOUSANDS ndications That Reports of Disaster in San Francisco Have Fallen Short of Actual Facts. Chicago, .April —Tho federal an- horilies in this city declared today bey have received information Indi- aiin.i; ilie repons of llie disaster in an Francisco haye fallen short ol! !:e actual facts.

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  1. The Iola Register,
  2. 18 Apr 1906, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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