Iola Daily Register And Evening News from Iola, Kansas on November 7, 1912 · Page 1
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Iola, Kansas
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T DATES: BEGISTER. VOLUME XVI. NO. 12. tucee—r to the lola Dally Refllcter. th« Iota Daily Record and tha lola Dally Indax lOLA, KA^., NOV, 7,1912—THURSDAY EVENING. Weekly Regrster, EsUbllshed 1867. Dally Regleter. EaUbllshed 1897. EIGHT PAGES HW GAINS IN i THE Fin COON! HAMM'S MAJORITY TIT FKOJT 2S5 AS REFOBTED, TO 67. F8RREST BY SMULIER VOTE REPORTED MAJORITY OF "(LOVER CILLISO^ (IT I\ TWO. THE WEATHER. I'oaJ"l«Tk\"'oni|iIlps Fimircs FniM .. - ^jHirts TnrwMl In Ity KU'ctinii ; Roards in Coiintj. . ., Wjilc. tlicro is no clinnRp in tli g<'ncral result of tlio clocllon ii\ Allen county, figures comjiilcil by eoiinty Clerk Culbertson today from tlio ro- •^>ort8 as filed by the several election i)oards are intcrestinp in that they reduce the majorities reported for several of tho succossful candidates Th»> report published in the Uenis- ler last evening' was compib*"!-'" th< main from reports sent in* over tli. ^telephone by special correspondents \>n the <>veninB of the election. Dur- HnKlhe nlRht a storm came on. mak- -inK it difllciilt tO^ hear plainly over ihe wire. The Jisures w,>re record- Vd as acc'urately as possible and iidd- rd on a machine. Ilut today I'onnty iMerk I'ulbertson received the last 'ofllcial summary re<niirod to make the report of the election boards in iln several precincts over the county, "complete. I'loso inspection of these reports ^ly the conniy chrk showed that the returns teI<M)hone(l in erred in several instances, though not -cnouRh to change the result. .: Mr. CulheriiJon cotnpiled the follow- -ing rc}iort of the election • as ii affects the county ticket from the summaries t'iled including thosi' th.-it cani< - in lale today: For District Judeo Maj Poust u 2:s:c—m Apt I) iv><;s For Bei>n»>rn la J i»«•—' McOlain U : 2.123 Hamm D 2,190— 67 For StaW Senat <tr— • Holmes R l.TSS Kleiii D 2,439-«51 For ronntv (iork— ' Culbcrtson U., 2.44S_364 Frecberg I) '1.SS4 For. Conntr Treasurer— . MJ88 Wllioa. R 2.01.S Tyler D 2.331—31 ;5 For Roirlster of Dwd^— Lanry U 2.3fi4— US • BertwcU n 2.u;ti For I'ounJj- AHornej— Cullison R 2.1>;s Forrest 1)..- 2.221— 33 For l'rolMi(p Judpt»— Smith R 2.5S'.t—7TG \V .ilker n 1,S13 ' For SherliTi— Kerr, R. 2.i;.i.-.—Pn4 Foster V. 1.701 For Coronor— McMillen R 1. 2.13S—225 ' Lenvtll V .l.iUHi For Snpt. r «li. Instrnrtion— Mrs. Myler R 2.14.-. Miss Fctherinsill !> 2,231— .St! For .Siir^pjor— IV.strlnti: R 2,3nt—321 RartU'tt I) 1 :»>•.-. For Disfrifl Clerk-- Urnxn li., 2.417 .•.o;'. Hcss-1) 1.011 For Coiinli AsM-ssor — Reynolds li., 2.('.;3 Schmidt 'J) .• 2.230—303 For roininissi(>iirr 2nd DiM.- Bro \\n nl .; 779— 92 Stephensflki R f.S" For rommixsionor 3rd Dlst.— Brlgham. R..' 909-322 Robinson D., i;47 The majorities as reported yesterday for Hodges, Thompson and Taggart sustained but slight change In the final count before the official ca-n- vnas but If there is a change it is said .that Thompson, Hodges and Taggart will benefit by it. The most noticeable change is in the vote rojwrted on representative. Haram's majority was given as 235; today ll dwindled to 67. Forrest's inaJQTltj; in yesterday's returns appeared <b be TO. The final count from the returns ^)f the election boards give it as 33 Jud2g"Foust lost Woodson county by 32 votes, it is finally learned, but he carried Allen county by 185, giving him a m.ijority of 152. The county commissioners will meet tomorrow and canvass the rtv turns. Ten ballots, sent in by mail, are to be Cijunted btit if they should all be cast against any of the winners, it vould not change the result. The Socialist vote in Allen county vill show a gain. Clerk Culbcrtson be lleves. This vote was not taken into account in preparing the results of the election as it could cut no figure In determining the winners. Complete returns on the suffrage andendm^t BHOW that it carried the CQuatr ^y 38. THE BETTERS STILL ANXIOUS S <'TeraI Sizeable IVawrs Oier (he Rooserelt States. There are a lot of fellows in town Trtio are still on the anxious seat over the election. In spite of the fact that it is a naughty, naughty thins to do, some men actually bet on the outcome. One of the favorite wagers was as to, who would be second and third in the T^ce. Several bets were that Roosevelt would or would not carry live states. As the returns now stand Roosevelt seems to har»e carried five counti*"!* or more, btu Illinois threatens to slip. The payment of these Wagers will be . delated until the final count FORECAST FOB KANSAS: Fair to- nl^rtat and Fridtijr ;ino<Ienitc tenpcra- tnre. Data recM^cd at the local offlee of the Weather Bureau: Tempci^ture: Jlighest yesterday at 2 p. m.. 60; lowest this morning at 6 a. m., 3T; normal for today, 46; deficiency since January Ist, 287 degrees. Yesterday. Today. 6 p, ni 51 3 a. m 32 9 p. m 39 6 a. m 31 12 tndt. S.'i. 9 a. m 46 I'recipttatlon for 24 hours ending 7 a. m. today, 0; e.xcess in precipitation since .Tnnuary 1st, 5.91 inches. Relative humidity 7 a. m. today, 86 per cent; barometer Teduced to .^ca level, 3i>.0.-> Inches. Sunrise today, 6:.'4 a. m.; sunset, .'.-.IT p. m. SPEGMLPHRCELS POST STAMP DEPARTMENT STARTS EDIfAT- 15G ITBLIC 0> NEW I'LAN. .Miijts IVHI He VostcA in Oftin-,'* Show- Iiiir I'nits oC Area for the Differ- cnt I'ostaire Tolls. The Parcels Tost will tfo into effect .lanunry 1. 1913. I'ostmaste Spcn cer has received some valuable advice, regarding the details of tho system. This advice comes in the shape of a bulletin from the postmaster- general and is of interest to every citizen, 11 follows: «)(lice of P. M. General—Shortly before January 1913, each postmaster will be furnished with one or more copies of the ofllcial parcels |iost map of tlii- I'niled States showing the unit of ar<'a in which his poslofllce Is located and the-rtghf postal zones, indicating the distance on which the parcels post rates of postage are based. These maps will be enclosed in a mailing tube and sufllcicnt copies will be sent so that at least one map will be available for each postofllce and sub-station. At the same time there will bo furnished to each postmaster a supply of copies of the ofiic- ial parcels post guide, a publication that will show the unit of which every postofilce in the I'nlted States is located. T'^j guide will con tain full informatior as to its use in conjunction with the map. and will also contain the regulations, approved by the postmaster general, for the parcel post service. Copies of the parcels post map and the guide will be forwarded through postmasters to each rural, carrier. These supplies will be enclosed In a substantial linen enveloi>e. which should l)e retained by the carrier as a permanpnt receptacle. On account of the increase in the weight limit from four pounds to II iwunds it will be necftsary to supply postinasters with scales of adequate c.-fpacity. It is exj)ected that every presidential postofflce and tho majority of ofRces of the fourth class will be properly equlpiH ;d in this respect by January 1. • Tape lines, six feet in length for measuring the size of parcels post l)ackages will be furnished to all postmasters. Distinctive parcels post stamps will be issued to each postmaster. Ordinary postage stamps will not be valid for fourth class postage. . FRAXK H. HITCHCOCK. Further instructions follow: Distinctive parcels post stamps must bo used on all fourth class matter after January 1. Such matter bearing ordinary postage staiiips will bo treated as "held for postage," P{ii;cels will be mailable onjy at the ofilit's, branch offices, letters and local flamed stations, and such numbered stations as may be designated by th» postmaster. All parcels must be;:r the return card of the sender, otherwise they will not be accepted for mailing. ARE BOIH BEATEN THE DEFEAT OF THE OOTERNOR IS CONCEDED AND IS DECISIVE. CUPPER STILL CLIN6S TO HOPE BIT HE IS BEATEN UNLESS SOME MISTAKE HAS BEEN MADE. W fison Has Carried (lie Stale hy 1.^000 or More and TjiompNonN Mujorily Will Be Nearly as Lar^c. This Is Ihe Very Latest on tlo»ernor. (Hy Associated Pressl Kansas City. Mo.. Nov. 7.—Tho Stars returns from one hundreti < an<i' three Kansas counties give Hodges a iilurality of seven hun- ' dred elghty-.slx. The twoi missing I counties. Stevens and llaintltiin. I are small with a total vote of only i twelve Inindred. It is bclleivcd they will not change the rcsull. ! The St5ir "8 dispatch further stiys: "Kills cciunl.v was the last to report. It had been counted for Hodges by 33.">, Complete returns ; gave Hodges 7.'>o. Cloud county. ' counted for Hodges by .S7, gave : him 171. Crawford county, counted for Hodges hv 350. gave him I 741. "The total pluralities for Cap, per in one hundred counties re- pnrteil complete, aggregate 10.4X1. ' Hodges pluralities tl.97.'>. making a pluralltv for Hodges of 1.494." • NO INSIRANCE BIT JONES Mr. Dtinlrls of rhirniro IMeiised l/oriil Maiingrer Genrpe Jones strengthened his already (i(m<\ standing with the firm which employs him at the time of the fire In the Old Court House building. Mr, Daniel.-i was nere last Sunday on a hurried trip and when he leam<^ that Jones had hurried to the store at 3 a. m,. and had carried out most of tho grifds in stock, thoiigh he lost a suit of-clothes and an overcoat of his own. >Ir. Daniels approved. By an oversight, no insurance had been writ- en on the lola store, and It would have been a total IOFS but for Mr. Jones, A new suit and overcote will' come along toon with the compliments of t!ie firm. The old room is to be rep:*ircd and will be again occupied b.vnhe store- That Wilson has carried Kansas hy from fifteen to eighteen thou.sand an I thai St\il>hs has been bcatVn by Tlini>;p son by at Iraxt fifteen thou.sand, meti!- bers of both the JDeuiocratio r ..Hl i c- publican state roiniiTHt »}e8 were agreed u|}on'at two o'clock ibis afternouu. Their estimates were based upon ri- turns from about one hundred counties. For governor, the race hws becuni-- BO clo<o that it was generally b?lieved only the official count could-dectde it finally. With reports front five C'>i :n- ties conflicting, it was estiniuied on a complete state count that Capper ii'.l 'll<^d^^.^.^ rby only forty AOtes. Th>; DciMocrafic state chairman insists, however, that thi.s. lead will be ovei- coiue. as there are some strong Depio- cratlc counties yet to l)e heard from. The Kansas City Star, v.hich ha.; beon getting returns from its own correspondents, claimed this afternoon th .it with only five small western couni.'cs to hear from Hodges had a in-ij<;rity over Cap))er of 1494. The interest In the race for governor and Senator has concentnit.'vl intention on those offices to such nu extent that tho result as to t 'le rest of the state ticket has hecn largely lost sight of. It seenm so be gener.ilh* nn- derstoo.l. however, that all tli.» R^pue- lic:«n State candidates excciu governor and Senator were elected. X<K figure.-* have yet been_j;lven f.-ujt. o 'fbor. ,is to the legislature, but tlie crances j rc tliut it is Democratic', tr,y th" A .s ,'i'«ci:it<Ml Press) Washington. Novj 7,—President Taft returned to Washington today. The private car of Goternor Hadley was attached to the {•resident's trajn ht Harrisburg and th<^ Governor caih<: jn. to Washington. He will confer with Taft today. 1^ Asked If he would take second place on the Republican ticket. Hadley sale: "I have not ireen asked." ROOSEVELTWILLIOSEILLINOIS DEMOIU\rS CLAI.M THE STATE FOR wn .SON BY 1.-. THOrSAND I HARD WAY TO EARN MONEY No Union H-onrs or .Scale in Conntin^ tiectiou Retnms. Frank Smith appeared on the street this afternoon for the first time since Tuesday, the interim ha\-ing been spent in counting ttie election returns la the third ward and sleeping off the effects. He insists that work on an election board is a hard way to earn money. The count started at 7 o'clock Tuesday evening and was finished at 2:30 Wednesday afternoon. Smith admits that there could only be one Job and that would be to slave overtime on returns which showed a Republican instead of a Democratic victory. The Prime Western Smelter Company, through its attorney. Raster D. McCiain. brought suit in the dtetrict court this afternoon to recover «iumff aggregating ovei; $300 alleged to have been Illegally coHected as taxes by 0*8 Ctty. ; •1 , _ • • I Connt rnflntshrd at Noon. (By the Aa.'oclateil Press) Topeka, Kas.. Nov. 7.—Returns today in Kansas Increased Wilson's plurality over Roosevelt, and that ol Thompson over Stubbs. Th- fight l.t- tween Capper and Hodges narrowed t<i a few Hundred votes. .NtUeiy-sIx counties give these plurallt'us: Wilson. 12.000; Thompson. n."-'f; CappcrVSOO. It was estimate.! ilat 'hi remaining counties would giv:« v'ison a total pltiralliy of 1 <•>.•>("» .^nd 1 > 1 ip- son 12.0IHt. In nine missing counties, .*<ir • -.n- ocratic.'lt was predicted l:y |)» ni- cratic state chairman, that tioriges would easily'overcome Capper'.<! 1. aii. At noon the count of several ti-iinrii-s still Is unfinished. Wilson was lltcad ;it Noon WiUi Noth. Ing Bni -Ecjpl'' to Hear From and Thai Is I'sunlly Solid. (Ity ll-^ .\>!.:ool .nted Press) Chicago. Nov. 7 —Wilson, according to the returns at two o'clock this afternoon carries Illinois by nearly two; thousand. AN EIMDE.MIC OF RABIES Forty-four Persons haie Been Bitten . by Ritiiid Animiils in Kansas This Year. TW ABOUT THE CIIBINET That unless legislation to prevent it is [lasspd at oiRc, Kansas is. doome<l to fn epWemie, of hydro$>hob'ia, is the warning vounde'd in the annaal rcpcrt of tite I'niversity of Kansas at Roso- dale, "Forty-four i>ersons who have been bitten by rabid animals have been treated by jho l'niver.«ity ho.spital in one year." declare I>r. M. T. Sudlcr. fls,>.-ociate dean of the School of Me'di- cine, "This number Is so great that Chi <-H .go. Nov 7,_|{oo.-eveIf.s- early j fbowsthc neceseity of didng scme- lead in Illinois was reduc<-<l by i..,tor , ^-'ins to prevent the spread of this di?- fipur.-s this m..rning to U-rs than five ; ^'a'"*- and this number docs thousand owT Wilson. i ),,„H „.r.n;i.. 1 -K'^" " '''"^ strong hold the THE DOPESTERS ARE SL.\TIN« BRYAN FOR SECRETARY OF STATE Dr. Wiley for .Serretary AirrlrBltBre, BmndeN for Attorney General, and the Rest Sratlerlnir. Chicago. Nov. 7.—There appeared , little doubt at Democratic headquar- j ters that William J. Bryan would be , tendered practically his choice of any ; 6fllce within the gift of the President, I and many professed to believe he pos, sibly would be Secretary of State, .National Cuiiiutitteenian. Itoeschenste- dnease has taken on Kansas, r.s many in. c'aiu,..d tha-. complete returns ' ""'"^ •''"'•where, some took no tre^t- would give Wi;..on a pluralitv of hf- i teen thousand ; rli- luadstone.' ^ , , ... The number of people Uitten tmly Reports to tl.e I.enioeratie natinnal „„.. ..f the damatte done One man headquarters h.-re n! n.^m, accordini; treated bv us lost practic-ally to .foseph liavie.s. western mana<--^r ,,„ j,,,,,.^. „f j„ „,„,^s ^^j. i, were that W.l.wm l«ul a substantinl ,.„.,, ,5,^ rt-anger of plura iiy m 1 llinois with I wenty-ihn e ,„rpi„ii„» other animals or human cmnti.s nnssin:;, lb.- misstng conn- i„>n,g,=. is so great, its rapid inrrease '.'?.lJ.I''j'''''''l' f'^ enough to make all thinking m.m w^tlder what should be done, "friie conditions is certainly alarm- whic'y- are eonsistently Dcaiocratie. WILSON I.OSKS MINNESOTA. The Runil Vole Swiws the Stale Col. Roooeielt. The Roosevelt States Minnesota 12 Michigan ir. Pennsylvania _ - 3S Wa Ellington - 7 Total 72 The Taft State.'!. rtah 4 Idaho 4 Vermont . . ' • 4 Total - -• 12 The Donhtful States. South Dakota , .'• Wyoming 3 (Prob. Roosevelt) Total 8 T. R. Leads In South Dakota. Sioux Falls. S. D., .Nor. 7.—With Taft eliminated in South Dakota and only half the sUte heard from, Roosevelt led Wilson by about five tbotisand. Cincinnati, Nor. 7.—With few precincts miesing Stanley Bowdle, Democrat, leads Nicholas Lon^orth- for Congress by a slight majority. , Des Moines, la.. Nov. 7.—Wilson's lead in Iowa over Roosevelt was materially Increased by the latest returns, today when practically complete resnlu from all but seven counties gare the Governor a pluralitr exceeding. :ie,OOQ. 1 ing. When It is tmderstood that the Nirriiuary charae for the materials to to i >;lve Ihe Pastpur treatment for rabie.s Is $.'..1. and this was administered free to fourlv-four liatlents hv the ho-'pil- o. t/"'. "v" '^"-r* . a!, it will lie under.<To.wI !hal in this St, loul. Nov, ,, l ^aie returns to- „„. ,„„,i,.a, ^.;.,„^,, i-..^,., ,i„n... ..^ great .••errice t-> the S 'Ute, "ity proper lawiJ. the prevalence c>r the di «ier .se could be re<luced as almosit to ellan'nate It In Kngland where a strVt quarantine is kept, on all do?s •entering the country, the is alniojt unknown." Rut it has increa .se 1 i so rapii'ly here and to sur'.i propor- 'iion-= as to justify immediate legisla- {'fn and the most stringent quarantine." If the symptoms: of hydroph'^bia once (Uvelop, no treatment known to medicine' any effect. Bites from uolve.«. dogs. cat.*:, foxes and skunK.^ give the dls «!ase. Dr. Sudler d'cneg jt 'ie superstition concerning the road- .'t.tte as a cure of the disease. The ni-.dytche is a deposit of lime salts in the stomach of an animal, generally a cow. The stone is porous and if it .<'icks «o- a wound is supposed 10 absorb all the i>oison. If 4t does not .day swung Miniicsoia from Wii.son to Roosevelt and the Colonel probably will carry the state by about l .'..OuO. Roosevelt found his greatest strength in the rural districts. Governor Kber hart wa.s re.i'lcied hy a plurality of 30.0»)0, The I leetion of the entire Re- publlc.iii stale ticket is assured. The Wil-on Stittes. .Mabatr.a . 1J .\rir.:>iita - - -----------Arkansas Caltforii'.! CoSirai; 1 -- - - Connectirni . - • - pelawar'' , . - - F'.orifia Georcia - — ininois . Indiana - l'>wa . _ • - Kansa- — Kenturky , . — -, - • Ijiuislatiit • Maine Maryland M!is.'-as.''chusetts . . Mi.'wlssippl — Missouri - Montana -North Dakota Nebraska . Nevada - - N>w Mampshire New Jersey _ ^ New Mexico N'^w York - North Carolina - - Ohio Oklahoii:,-i Oregon . - Khode Island . . South Carolina Tenne-see Texas Virginia - . .- WIscon.««n West Virginia 1 It 1:: t; i> 14 2'.t 1.1 n i'> 1:; hr r, s IS' 10 IS 4 4 14 3 4.". 12 24 10 9 12 20 12 138 j stick, it is taken as evidence that the i <:o? was not mad. The stone has ab) .'=olute!y uo effect on tite disease, as• sf'tt.s Dr. Sudler. FIRE DESTROYS FIRE WATER. One Handred ThonMnd Dollars Worth of Whiskey in Flames. (Bv the Asjwclated Press) Chicago. HI.. Nov. 7.—^^iTilskey val- [ ued at a hundred thousand dollars was destroyed early today In a fire that burned the two upper floors x)f a five story warehouse. TWal .439 BOO.STER CLIB NOTICE There will be a called meeting of the Booster.Club tonight in the City Hall at S o'clock p. m. There will be important business to transact and a good attendance is desired. Through an error in yesterday'» announcement, the date of this meeting set for Friday evening. Pleasa take notice, tlie.meeting Is TONIGHT. \ fRANK.WOOD, SecJ. Princeton. N. J.. Nov, 7.—Clioice of his 'ofTicial family'—the cabinet— now faces Pre.sidenl-elert Wilson, It is known that Wilson has made no promise or pledge, Uut leading Democrat."-- said sevoral aiqwiintmcnts were consider'.1 as practically settled. Tb"se are: William .f. R.Tan. secretary of state. Dr. Hiirvey W, Wiley, former chief ch(tni.=i. secretary' '>f agriculture, l,r)tiis It, I'.ranids. the Boston attorney, as attorney general. Wi'llam Mc.\doo. vice-chairman of the natioonl committee, ig also'plat­ ed for a cabinet iiorffollo. either as po .itmar-ter general or secretary of war. Ji)=epl:us Daniels, national committeeman of .Vorth Carolina and chairman of the lieriiocratic jiubllcity bureau, is also regartiiil as a Hkely cl;<iice fcr i.<>sitna.-ter .'"r.f-ral Ciialriiian .McCoinb.''. it l.s repf>r«ed, vva.- not called to the Wilson cabinet, but will be taken care of In .some oth* r capicity If he desires. His health is p.?or and he is expected to avoid any heavy or conCming work. For fxrorary of the treasur>-. Representative A .Milch'^ll Pa4mer. Wilson leader in Pennsylvania, or Representative William C. Redfield of New York are generally regarded as leading in Wilson'.s cabinet, Redlfield who retires from the l!c>use March 4rh. is also talk'-d of for yecretary of commerce and lalmr. F.abor Comnil.-si'iner . Charles P. Xe;!I :s also a pos-sibility for that post. Representative Burleson of Te.xas. campaign manaser, is generally con- std<».'-ed assured of a cabinet job with chances favoring his taking the navy or interior department desk. MaytJr Baker 4 >r Cleveland Is though to be considered for private secretary. Several senators, including O'Gorman cf New York. Luke Lea of Tenne,=see. Gore of Oklahoma. Rayijor of ^laryland. Gardner of Maine and Culberson of Texas, have been mentioned as cabinet possibilities, but it is gen- eitiUy believed Wilson will not recruit of the small Democratic majority there. Other chiefs said to be cabinet dm- ber. are State Chairmas Homer S. Cnm micgs of Ccnnectlatrt,. ex-Mayor John W. Guthrie of Pittsburgh, fcol. Robert Kwing of Louisiana, Representative Henry of Texas, National Committeeman Wade and Jerry B. Sullivan of Iowa.- fkjvemor Burke of North Itakota and National Committeemen Fred B. Lynch of Minnesota. Oil Advanced Three Cents. (My tlje Aa .winted ?ress> Independence. S/v. 7.—An advance of three cents in mid-continent erode oil to seventy-three cents was an- qoimced toda^'. tDLEf COHFEBS WnEPRESIDEIIT THE VLSIT STARTS TALK ABOUT 5AM1NG HIM FOR VICE PRES. WILSON STILL IS GOIIERNeR HETROPOSES TO KEEP ON WORK. INJi AT THAT JOB TILL MARCH. With .Solid Demorrntir Legislature Behind Him He Lookx Forward to Dolnir (Jrent Things. . Wilson Still fioTrmor of .N, J. Princeton. .V. J.. Nov. 7.—Just because Governor Wilson Is President­ elect he does not. he asserts. Intend to retire from the fight which he has w.aged for two years tor Progresslvo legislation In New .lersey. Wilson said today he would "stay on the Job at f Trenton" tintil he had carried out reforms, but with a Democratic legislature behind him this is likely to be a smooth process . Though campaigning vigorously for the presidency. Governor Wilson concentrated his most earnest appeals in New Jersey. .Nothing gives him more satisfaction than the fact fhiat not only Is New- Jersey to be rei>resented by two Dem- , ocrats in the I'nitied States Senate, but for the first time;in his admliffstration both of the state legislaturit will be Democratic. "What ever we do In New .lersey." he said, "will hare 1 the force of the whole country behind it." "i think, niy right course'-just now is to hear everybody and that I should not make any statements." Thl."? was the ianswer made by Mr. President-elect Wood row ^i|son today to a series of reJEiuests for statements as to bis attitude on national and international questions. In line with his campaign arguttjent that the Presidency should b^ conducted "through the common cbijcsel of the country" he will now, so f kr as postllUe, assume a receptive attitude, rathef^than one \ of pronouncing himself on Issues be- • fore he takes office. Governor Wilson looked eagerly toward the big basket of maB filled to overflowing and it appeared that he would continue his custom of opening all mall himself. NORTH DAKOTA GOESI ^OR WILSON But the Reimbllnns Elected their Candidate for H^Tcmor. <By the As.sociate<l Press* Grand Forks, X. D., .Nov. 7.— With th*' Republicain 1 State _ Headquarters conceding that ; Wllsofl^ has carried .North Dakota by from four to eight thousand, and' the Democratic head- quarter.t conceding the election of L. B. Hanna. Republican for Governor by from three to four thousand, and the election of the Republican s^e and congressional tickets by a substantial ' majority. North Dakota's eleotioQ Is practically decided. POTTEk HELD FOR BKiAMY. .Married Serond Wife Witbont Divorce Fron the FITHL (By thfi'Associated Press) Chicago. HI., Nov. ".—Charles y M. Potter, recently arrested In St. Uonis charged with bigamy, was held by the grand Jury today. Potter, who took the name of Kewburn A. Brown when he married His second wife, told the court be thofigt^t his first marriage br a Justice of tbe peace was not bindtog. Both the wives' maiden names were Catherine RHey. They teaUfied today that they were married to Potter. TURKS ABANDON SALONIKI They Have Been' Derfslvely Beatea Again by the Bnlgariaas. (B>- the Associated Pre»s> London, Xev; 7.—^The Turkish garrison has been withdrawn from Solon- iki. according to an Athens despatch. .\ Sofia despair says that tfte Ttrrks have been decisively beaten by the Bulgarians and driven in disorder from the Tchatalja forts before Constantinople.- "We will sing the tedeiim of Thanksgiving Jn. the Mosque of Stsopbia next Sunday." boasted the leaders of the conquering Bulgarian army today before the tost Tnrklrii battle line between them and the city of Constantinople. Any Old Peare Will Salt Tnritef ' Parist, Nov. T.—Turkey Jt^s decided to give to the powers complete. lib- clty of arranging conditions of peace, according to a dispatch Jrom Constantinople HEAR.S HTMX, CONFESSES itemorsefnl Texan Tells ofKniinf Man ii Years Ago. Dallas. TeK„ Nov. 8.—Strains jof scored music, coming from a cbur<A wia dow. so affected G. H. Rose, the police say that he surrendered at a local Jail, declaring he baa killed W. H. Marris, In Covington, Ky.. twenty-four years ago. .|t the time of the tragedy. Rose is quoted, , he was knova as .v. W. jngersoll. Rose has lived in Ottllas twenty-tbree yieari^ .^-.„"^i,i;.':-j-i^!¥'.'

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