Iola Daily Register And Evening News from Iola, Kansas on October 17, 1907 · Page 1
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TOL. IX. yo. m. yyhole >o. «290. SnC FAGE9. iOLA, KA5SA9, OCTOBEB 17, ISOT^THUBSDAT ETEXlKCI. SIX PAGES. FBICE TWO CKSTM. THE DEVIL A HYPNOTIST RET. SAM SMALL lU LlVriUin A rXIQlE LECTinE LAST MOIIT. TOLD WHO AND WHATJHE DEVIL IS ME\TIO\ED THE YILLAflE GOSSIP. THE TOWN LLVR AND OTHERS. targe Andicnoe at Molhodlst—Speak­ er's Lecture RoseniMes Sara Jones Famous Talks. Ir. "The Devil is a. Hypnotist." This was ilic lavv-iioto of an elo- fupnt and in.siniciivo l?ctur<» doHvor- ed last night :ii iho K. cliurch by Rev. Sam Small, joiirn.'ilist, lawyer, minister and ifrnjieranco advocate. Sparkling wlih wit and iinmor. ro- plpfo with siriliinK s >''ntf>ncos. alioiind in« in plf^vatinjc s.^nrimont, and roiicli pi in picture; qiH- diet ion, tho aiidrps^ was one of ilio finrsi that, has ever been dolivnrod in this city. Rev. Smair .>4 Iccttir^i is imique. style hp re.cpinldps ' TTIC late Sam Jones, ire deals in no nieolips or gen eralties. HP is rathpr siv.'n to tho blimt candor that does not offend hut plea.'ses his hparers. hllipral applausp and roaring laiightpr foUowPd many ov his pointed sayings. He annoiincp.l in tiie lip^inning that h:» was golHR to tallr about tiie devH, who the devil he was, what thp devil lie. was doinK and v.hprp thp dpvil ho was going. Ho said that iheologists had now ar- rivpd at tho roneliision that, there was no devil in tho world, that this id .^a was being subscribed to until ther»- wpre a great many'pooplp who did not bplievp in his Scitaiiic majpsty any morp. If that is so. who is biightin.': th" .vouih of thP l.i'Hl with ihp eurs.^ ot drink, dragging them down with ellttering TICPS, who is wrecking the UilfS 'Tur UIU' countrym>->n, dpstroyinp homes and spreading ni'sory over the Land. The dPvil i<i In: • but bpoauso he dops not com.' in ih** gaib and form in which ::i years gone by ht J|sas pictured by tlii -o!ogi.=ts thorp are those who aro inc -liiieil to bp;i -vc that he does not pvisi at all. Tlie town liar sits on the hoad ol .1 hppr kps or in .wnie di.^rppuiablp re.sort, tells foul storii -s, nii .^si :oiis th( motives of .i:oo(i p'-op/p, am) n)aket hlrasclf a nuisanco in .i;pner ;tl. I.<n 't the devil there? Then therp the old woman with tbi.- wagging tongue, th<' ycondal monger of tho roniniii:iity. a vji 'Udfr ol .';|iameful tales aho 'it h"r neighbor.^: , .'^ho who blaelcens the r«'piii:iiiort of good people iind makes hprself a nuis accp to her own ehildr.n and husband. I:J the tlevil thi-re? Sppaking of prevaricators whom thp speaker called liars. Rev. Small sa'd that if drug stores had an ami-prevari cnting preparation !f would be a wonderful thing for th? country. If the drug stores kept s :n Uilk -rs wicked men could be chased own. roped and lied to a prist, a littlo of the prep aration injeet <-(l into their lieing, and liny would be good men. ITnforlitn otely sin and evil are not. micrnl>es. Rev. Small, speai;iivg of wagging t.-^ngued wenK 'n inak'n.g lives of the cM'.ilren and husband so miserable that thc -y would not stay at home, told a ttory. A liusbanii. to escape his wife's y.tt?r tou^M>>, left home early III'the inornMig. alter grabbing a bis- ciiii from' I lie lin 'al .fast table, and did not return tnnil after iiiidninht. af^'T having iinbuied more than was good f'lr him. t ^tauL -eriiig itito the room bis wile ealli '>l: ".loan, is that you?" "Vesh." "Well. w!,:u made you cotn? home so early?" v.as Kurcusiically innuired of him. 'Hie—becaish—hie—all the other places were closhed up." "The devil is a hypnotist," declar- r-X the sp?aker. He uses his influence on people with weak wills, and leads them to .sin and eternal torment. The derji iia .t; no influence over the man who won't trifle with him or run after him. He comes by sufferance and invitation. D'd you ever hear of a keg of beer running around over town hounding down men and l>oys, making them drink if. So, the men are usually chasing the keg of bs-H »r. Did you ever hear of a deck of cards chasing dowti a' crowd of alleged society wo men? Did you ever seie any of these •wMmen racing over town, Jumping njud puddles to escape the deck of cards? No, the deck of cards Afe m- iinlly taken by tlic women into some parlor. The devil don't hypnotize peo l'!e who are determined not to tarn f.cr with hini. who are determined to lead pute and honorable lives. Tlie devil travels incog. He does in: Pi .nie with parade or hlaro ot trum pf IS. lie s-nds no advance notices to ill • mayor and city council to meet hmi at ibo train with a brass band iiid e.-(r)ii hiiii over the town. The rouii-ll frenii. iitly meet him and as ;;ec ;!le with him. 'nil" not by invita lion. If the tlevil c.iiiie x\iih the flaming toiii.ue, gl iie.v':!ig eyes. shagg.'>' ?ye brows and Ut-.,-, t.ii! which the picture books give t .jin he eoiild be easily avoided l.y ihose who elio.-^e to. The devil is the prince ni this world. He is always .wautn.: to d > something for you. He is ahv;'y< u-ll ing you how to have a goorl :iii;.'. ib. if. behind all of the great influences in the land which make for evil. You have heard about people hav ing a beset tin' sin. There is no be soilin s'n. People are doing the besetting ih-^niselves. A man rides by this church on a horse. Is he be.sot- tin' the horse or Is the horse besettin' the man? Certainly not tho latter. Well, that is about the way of thi.^ besettin' s^in you hear about. Peo I.ie are riding around on the sins themselves. The speaker closed his address with .••n eloqurn: description of the coming man and Aoman. He said that the pow,->rs of man were unlimited. He is made after the image of the Creator and his complete victory over sin i^ jiossihle. What a marvelous thing man is. the ni.si marvelous thing created. It is i:i his power to tr'-umph over .•^very wile and blandishment of tl.e (ievil. .Man is coming to vic- irry. At the conclusion of the address Hev. Mason arose and announced that aft.r the offering had been taken he had two important ailnouaceraents to i.nake. Tho announcements were that Rev. Small bad an open night this evening, 'riiiir .sday night, ami had eon seiiti d to slay over and Ipcturp here. His addrp.ss will be along ihp line of tlip problpra.=; of our prpsont civilization. The pa.=;tor al.<;o announcptl that Rev. Small would preach in thp M. E. church liere the first Sund.ny in N'o- '.eniher. No one can afford to miss Rev. Small's lecture tonight. He is one of til.' best speakers on the .\ni- erican platform. The offerir.g which was taken last night goes to the fund fo:- en-cting a church at Rev. Small'.^ Iionie town in fb-orgin. CAKiHT A KANSAS FltilTIVE. rhe Anli-Hor.sethiei Association Earn- eil a Reward TnexpiTtedly. Tiipoka. Oct. 17.—Governor Hoch paid a reward of |;fHi to the .\nti- llorseihicf association of Crenola. Dut ler county, today for catching an ae- cu.sed slayer. The man is Lewis Iiloomneld charged with the murder :if Jesse Sesser a year ago. He was arrested, but escaped. Last summer i store in C.renola was robbed and .he Ami-horse Thief asso.'^iaiion took •ip the chase. Members of the order in I'oraker. Okla.. were noiined and a man b^ievcd to be the rohher wtis captured there. He wa.< brought back o Hut ler county and then it waij found ili.it he was Itloomfield. He iiivi- his name as William Rae when captured. The Oenolti .\nti-llorse- thief association bad (iflered a reward of JUT. for the arrest of the man who rohbi'd the store. This reward will be paid lo the I'oraker, Okla., men, while hp fi 'ivard f<ir lUoomfield's arre.>;t vill go to the Orenola organization. VI( TOF{L\'S LETTERS PIKLISHEH. An Edition of HN Mother*!! Wrlllntrs .Vnlhnrlzed by KhiR Edward. London. Oct. 17.—The Londan pa- per.s this morning jiublish extracts oin "The letters of Queen Victoria." hicli make their appearance today by auUiority of King Edward. These Iters form an InfereFting biography without revealing any important political matters not already known. They present a deeply absorbing picture of the Queen's life and character from her own hand. ARE AGAINST WHITLOW Mfljorilj of Kansas t'ity Attorneys and ReteetlTes Don't HeilFTe His Story. (Ottawa Rppubllc.) The Kansas City Post .yesterday published interviews with several Kan sas City lawyers .ind dPtPCtives on thp May Sapii ease. A majority ol tlie mon Pxiiresspd the opinion that Miss Sapp was murdprPd at .\foran and that SamitPl WTiitlow, who is being held on the charge of killimr her, f-ithor committed the crime or know.? who did it. One of them, hoarevor, believes in V.Tiitlow 's innocence. He is Isaac B. .•Cinibrell. prosecuting attorney of lackson county, and his opinion is worth more than that of any other man in Kans .-us City. Mr. Kimbrell practiced as a criminal lawyer first, and then served as Herbert Hadl.'»y's first assistant when tho present attorney general of Ml.ssoiirl was pros eciitlng attorney. After .Mr. Hadley'f. retirement tho oiUce went to Mr. Kim brell. Mr. Kimbrell lia.=; conducted the prosecution of every noted murder case in Kansas City for seven years and is a thorough student ot criniin ology. Here is what he told the Post about the Sapp ease: "If thi.'! young woman went lo tho home of Whitlow, In the dead hours of the night and wrapped strands of her hair arouiul the rtoor knob, tap- ppii on tliP window panes, threw the cushions from thP Jiorch chairs, into th.^ yard, and did all the other peculiar acts, detailed by Wiitlow, then she was crazy and the cutting of her own throat wiih a razor was not an unusual thins for sr.cK a person to do. \\'hitlow's actions !n running away with tho razor in his hand was not, ir. my mind, under the circumstances, a strange thing for a man who was innocent of a crime to do. "Wien he saw the young woman cut her throat—as he say .sKhe did— his first Impulse likely, rather than to have his past relations with tho girl cx|iosi(), was to flee from tho Bceon. His taking the razor home, waiihing it, bringing it back lo tho Papp home and dropping it in the yard, does not signify that he had killed .Miss Sapp and was end.;avorIng by this act to substantiate the then-y of suicide. I 'll admit that it was rrobably a fooli .=h thing for him to do. but I can readily understand how n innocent man. l .iboring under px- cilPinent might do as Uliitlow did. I wiioM want stronger evid ^'ncp than has developed thus far in this ease, i:i.()n which to convict a man of mur dcr. It struck rae that WTiitlow told a pretty St might story." WAS HE THE PEODIER? Pitlshun; .Man Says RrIrkUi .TPr Answers nesrripHon of Razor Peddler. (Pittsburg Headlight.) "A bricklayer named Shannon answers the descriptJon of the razor ped- dl .T who is wanted at Moran," stated Hugh Cillen. who w.as working with Shannon while he was hprp. "J know he was selHng razors whilo herp as a sort of a .side linp, anil 1 think when he left here he w .Mit to Ida from here. I have pvpry rpa?on to believe that Shannon is the man who sold razors in Moran and po.'?- sibly if he could be found ho could t.-U where the razor came from which killed .Miss Sapp. "The last I heard of Shannon hi was at South Mc.Mester, I. T." FLOODS IN FRANfE. THE WEATHER. Foreea.'st for Kansas: Partb* cloudy and much colder tonight and Friday. Data recorded at local oflle,'>, U. 9 Weather Bureau, yesterday, today and a year ago: Yest'dy Tr. ago 2 p. m. f.S r.9 4 p. n* r.r, f.9 <; p. m CI r,i 5 p. m C>n .17 !•> p. m r.9 f .7 I'i midnight r ,o r.fi M.ix. Temp C7 GO Min. Temp r .a 52 Precipitation, 7 p. m 0 fi Today Yr, ago 2 a. m .'-.S 5fi A a. m .'.S r.(? 6 a. m ri7 BR 8 a. m r>7 5G 10 a. m G6 .58 lli noon 7.'J 6S Fiecipitation, 7 a. m 0 0 TO ARREST PLAYERS KANSAS CITY OFFICIALS IHLL TRY TO SHIT IT THEATER.S. JUDGE iWALUCE IS BETERMINED HAS NOT RECEIVED SUPPORT OF KVNSAS CITY POLICE. All Artors In City on Saturday WJU Re Arrested If They Played Last Sunday. Kansas City, Oct. 17.—Unusual tactics are. it is stated, to be employed here in an attempt to close the local theaters on Sundays by the arrest on Saturday morning next, of every actor and actress then in the eiiy who may have played here Sunday last in an alleged violation of the law against working on that day. T;;hl3 would Involve several hundred persons now on the boards ot the sixteen theaters, large and small in Kansas City. In his fight to close thp theaters Judge \Vm. H. Wallace of tho criminal court has not received tho support of the local police department. The court ia very determined ^hat his recent order to close the theaters .shall be carried into effect and jtcomes from high authority thai, this new move will have hi.s .sanction. The sixteen theatrical managers indicted yesterday for violation of the Sunday law appeared in court today and g.ave bond for the hearing at a dale to be set later. READS PRESS COMMENT. Whitlow Chanted With Murder of Miss .Sapp Likes to Read About His Case. Rivers Are Torrents and City's Streets Are Covered With Water. FARMERS MEET TODAY. OoTemor Frantz Addressed the Dele, (rales at First .Session. ^ Oklahoma City, Oct. 17.—The Farmers National Oongress convened today with delegates present from every state and territory in the union. The meeting was called to order by President Bf. Btahl, of Chicago. Governor Frantz made one of the welcoming addresses. FollowiBg an appointment of committees congress adjourned for the Paris, Oct. 17.—Dispatches from the center and south of France today all confirm the worst reports of the destruction caused by floods?. The rivers are raging torrents. In hundreds of ciiies, and towns there is from two to en feet of water in the streets. The railroad traffic is utterly disorganized. To .Select Jnry for GiliettA Case. New York. Oct, 17.— A special panel of talesmen will be called for the selection of a jury for the trial of Dr. Wiliam B. Oilletfe, ex-vice president of the Mutual Life Insurance company in the criminal branch of the supreme court today. Gillette is charged with perjury. An indictment was found against him, after he had testified before the grand jury concerning the fund In the vaults of the Dobbs Ferry bank. Sam WTjitlow who is in the county jail awaiting his hearing on the charge of having murdered Miss May Sapp takes a keen interest in whatever the newspapers .say about his case. He was seen this afternoon by a Register reporter and while he would not talk on the important features of his care made several earnest inquiries as to what the m.-wspapers were saying. He btid heard of the in- erview secureil by the Regl.sier from Mrs. Websler of Hronson in which she declared him innocent of any connection with the questionable letter written to Miss Sapp a dozen years igo and for which Peckham was tried, le also was eager to read Pekham's side of ihe case and hinted that he would like lo have the ptipors. Whitlow is reading a novel ".Mil- Ired" and .soeins deeply absorbed In its contents. He Kald he was feeling fine and was pleased whenever friends visited him at the jail or sent him .some friendly word. The county oflicers stated today that nothing of importance had developed In the ^^'hilIow case. County Attorney Peterson is of the. opinion that the peddler who passed through lola and Moran selling the Our .Mllance razor will be located. He believes the information that the tramp had been seen in the vicinity of Silverdale is reliable. F. J. Oyler, one ot the attorneys for tho defense, is out of the city today and is believed to bo at Moran securing evidence in the case. Drop in Wlieat Prices. ^ Chicago, Oct. 17.— A\"hcat experienced a drop today, December declining nearly three cents and May 2%. ED READICKER who was so dangerously ill yesterday with an attack of typhoid fever, is reported as much better today. THE FIRM NOT BROKE SLUMT IN UNITED COPPER DID NOT RON HEINZE COMPANY. TH.YWLLPAYAIL JUST BILLS BIT OTTO HEINZE SAYS AN AD- JUDICATION MIST RE MADE. F. An^nistns Ilelnze Has Resicrned tho Presidency of a National Bank. New York. Oct. 17.—Further developments of a sensational character are expected to occur as a result of he sina.'^hing of the corner on united copper yesterday and the failure of Gross & Kleeburg. Otto Heinze and company made a statement at the opening of the stock exchange today saying: ".\rihiir P. Heinze is no longer a member of the firm of Heinze & Co. Tlie firm of Otto Heinze & Co., feels itself perfectly solvent and will meet and pay all its just and legal obligations in full. The firm, however, re- fu.ses to pay obligations which it does not consider legal or just until the proper adjudlc.ition of the matter has been made. Rather than submit to such unjust demands it prefers to permit itself to temporarily be suspended from the privleges of the Slock pxchange." F. Augustus Ileinzo .says this morning: "I am considering resigning the presidency of tho Mercantile National bank." F. Augustus Heinze later in the day resigned the presidency of the Mercantile National Bank. W. B. Ridgely comptroller of the currenc.v, has been Invited to accept the presidency. Firm In Bankniptey. New York, Oct. 17.—The .su.'ipension of Otto Heinze & Co., was announced on the fltofck exchange late this afternoon.' THE MARKETS. Kansas City, Oct. 17.—Cnttle-rK©' crlpts 12,000; steady; native .pteors ?4;7GiS"J6..';0; stockcrs and fepdors |S tff|5; cows and heifers |2.10@|.';.2u; bulls $2.40@*3.7.';; calves |3@|6.50. Hogs—8.000: strong: heavy JC.05@ $C.20; packers |6.10rff sc .Z.'i; pigs and lights ?6.7r.@|6 30. HOT BOX FIRED POWDER The Cansc of the Dupont Disaster, It Is Beiieved, Has Been Discorered- Fontanet, Ind., Oct. 17.—.\ hot boxing, it is believed, caused the Dupont powder mill explosion, which resulted in the killing of thirty-eight persons, the wounding of 600 and the shattering of e%'ery building in this village. William Sharrow, an employee of the mill, said otday: "The explosion was caused by a loose boxing on the shaft. The day before the explosion, wo had to throw water on ii when it became too hot. This time it got too hot and sent oft the sparks that caused the explosion." VOTE ON THE ORDINANCE. CiiyConneU WiH TakcSnnday Amnse- ment Ordinance Off the Table. mTNESS DIDNT ADMIT. EiTorLs to t.et Dr. Ileni7 lo Admit In sanity in Rohrbaugh Ca.se Failed. During tho course of the Rohrban.'ih case tills morning. Dr. Henry of Ex cMsior Sprin.?s was placed on the stand and testified with reference to the mental condition of S. R. RoRr- baugh. Dr. Henrj- treated Mr. Rohrbaugh while tho latter was at th Springs trying to recuperate his health. An effort, was made in coss examination to get the witness to ad init that the deceased Rohrbaueh wa.s unbalanced at tho lime; but was un successful. He testified to noUeing nothing but short lapses of memory which might occur in agert psople. A number of things which Mr. Rohr Iwiigh is alleged to have done, and which were intended to show that he was deranged wern read to the witness and ho was asked, assuming that the things recited were true, if !i his jiitl^ment. tho deceased Rohr- b.iugh was of sound mind, but the desired answer couM not be .secured fro .Ti him. Among the things wliicb Rohrbaugh was .illegcd to have done and which rero Intended to show that he was of insound iuind, were that he Imagined that burglars entered his room and that he had a conflict with them, that le .caw one-legged chickens and that le became bewildered and lost his vay when but a short distance from iome. ?.Ir. Sevier, ?. plumber, was also on e stand. Seiver had had business latlons with Mr Rohrbaugh amount- pto |Sno. In cros.'i-exaraination no Imission thathe thought Mr Rohrbaugh insane was obtained. The testimony will probably not be -ncluded until Saturday evening. cc GAS IN COURT HOUSE. Cflmmlsinners Install flas FIxtnres for Emergenrir.s. The commissioners are going to he st:re that the oourt house is warm tbis winter. Wprknien are today laying gas ptpo from the court hoiise to the gas main on Madison. Last winter when the heating apparatus in the court house did not supply - enotfgh heat coal was burned. The comnfts. Bioners think that with jiTSlTty of gas in the county no coal should be burned and hence aro connecting onto the gas lin?. It is very seldom hoirevcr. that the heating apparatus does sot supply enough heat for the court hona*. . • ' The meeting of the city council tonight promises to be an extremely interesting one in view of the fact that tho Sunday closing ordinance which was tabled recently is to be taken from the table and a discussion of Its merits will, he discus.sed by the noun- eil. "s. Ther.-> is already a great deal of speculation as to what will become of the ordinance and both sides are claiming a victory. The present indications arc that when a voto to pass the ordinance is taken it will be a tie vote and that Mayor Robinson may east the deciding vote. It is claimed that Mayor Robinson is opposed to the ordinance. In answer to a direct question by a Regis- FIRE FOR AFFINITIES REY. R. M. PATTERSON WOULD BURN CO-RESPONDENTS. TORCH AS A CORE FOR HERESY FAVORS EVERYTHING TO METH* ODS OF HOLY INQUISITIO^. f Death Penalty for Assault Also on Ills Lisfr—Creates Uproar Among PhRadelphla Ministers. , Philadelphia. Oct. 17.—Burning at the stake as a punishment for affinities, co-respondents in divorce suits, blasphemers and heretics, was advocated at the regular weekly meeting of Presbyterian preachers here todAy by Rev. Dr. Robert M. Patterson, a preacher well known in Albany, Chicago and Philadelphia,. An uproar was created, and the moderator stopped ail discussion in order to preserve the peace. Persons who sought out affinities should be harshly dealt with, by law, said Dr. Patterson, and the death penalty should be established as the punishment for attacks on women. Dr. Patterson had been scheduled on tho programme of the presbytery for a spech on John Calvin. The first thing he said when he got up to speak was: If I had my way about it I would have an executor called in' to deal with all heretics and blasphemers. Burning at the stake would be to# good for those - who revile religion and take the Lord's naime in vain. .The ' growth of. heresy Is such today that nothing but measures like this can slop it. : "I would requisition the services of the executor also for those despicable persons who make divorce necessary by their insidious machinations between husband and wife," "And for those who, under the guise of an artistic temperament or uncontrollable fascination, take unto them^Ives affinities, forsaking their lawful wives, I would have the law recommend: harsh punishment.' Execution also should be the punishment for ••ittacks on women." • • \i • t UTien t)r Patterson tad. 'fipljillfldr .=;pcaking the Rev.-Dr. John wieaton tho pa.stor of Mizpah Praslyjtterla^ ter reporter todayi Mr. Robin.<;on slate,! that ho had made up his mind ai^j ^^V^rcrof PhiirdelpWa. •ro;;'"toT^ to how he would vote in case ho was^ called upon but he declined to tell how he .stood on the question. Ilrt also declared that he had told ho one that he would vote against the pass ing of the ordinance. Dr. G. C. Glynn, councilman from the first ward, is opposed to tho pass- ii:g of the Sunday closing ordinance, and givos what he believes to be good reasons for his position. He says: "If ihsrc is a state law jn Kansas governing Sunday amusements, then there is no use whatever in the city going to the expense and trouble of fighting Sunday amusements. The pr^ople who want to see tho Sunday amii.-emeiii .t;. abolished should go to the state and.county officers and see that they enforce the state laws. The city treasury is not overloaded with money. If a fight should ba made against the Snnday amusemenis the city will have to stantl the cost. in-, stead of the state.. On tho other hand, if there is no state l.iw which covers the Sunday amusement question, it is hardly the duty of the city to pass ordinances which are not covered by tlie state laws:" STOCK FROM CHASE COUNTY. Many Fat Cattle Being Sent to Kansa.s City Markets. Cotonwood Falls, Kas., Oct. 17.—The heaviest shipment of cattle from Chase county to Kansas City that has occurred this season are now being made by the stockmen and farmers here. Tlie worst part of the car shortage seems to be over, and al- thotigh the Santa Fe railroad company is not supplying more than half enough cars to fill the orders, yet at the present rate shipments are being made there will be very few fat cat- Ite in the country by the first of November Last- week the shipments from Bazaar alone ran as high as twenty-five and thirty cars per day, which means from five to seven hundred head of stock. , This spring there w-as no less than 18,000 head of Texas and Western cattle shipped into the big pasture country around Bazaar and Matfield, and the task to carry this large number to eastern markets is not a small one, even when shipping fiiciUties are of the best. Still, stockmen are coaaid- ering themselves fortunate in being able to secure the number of cars they do at this time of the season as pastures are now getting iwor and if catle are to be marketed while in good once. , / FOR Clare that such pronouncement wfre too radical for expression in the present day. The Rev. R. C. McCook, "formerly, pastor of tho Presbyterian tabemacle. got to his feet with some heat and declared that instead of being radical. Dr. Patterson was ultra-conservative. He had harked back to the thought of -'• the middle ages. said.Dr. McCook, asd his ideals were those of the inquisitors in Spain ani the anti-papal religionists of Germany. "There's is no man in the Presbyterian church like Dr. Paterson today. I hope." said Dr. McCook in conclusion. This roused Dc. Patterson's ire and he started to make a spirited reply. Others tried tp speak at .the same time and (he meeting was in an uproar. The moderator presiding pounded for order and announced that to reserve the peace of the meeting further discussion on Dr. Patterson's speech would not be allowed. T.IFT IS KEEPING MOt Won't Tell Manila Papers About tlw Philippine Policy. Manilla, Oct. 17,—Secretary Taft was entertained at luncheon today by Major General Leonard Wood. Mr. Taft is not inclined to discuss the Philippi^ne isues until after the official ]• lianquet next Monday, .\merlcan papers here call for a prompt announcement of the government's policy towards the Islands and declare that .Mr. Taft yesterday evaded any positive statements on the subject. ^ THIS PROM "COIN" HARVEY. Bi^an Losing His Popnlarity and BI« Metalism Is Dead, He Says. Fort Smith, Ark., Oct. 17.—In an ir.(.erview here "Coin" Harvey eaya that William J. Bryan should issue a special statement refusrng to allow himself to be mentioned for the Democratic nomination for Presidfipt. Mr. Harvey said that -Mr. Brj'an had lost ground and is antagonistic to many Democrats in all parts of the cbuntrj-. Joseph Polk or Jutlge Gaynor of New York. Mr. Harvey said, will come near er harmonizing all factions of ihe Democratic party and poU a greater vote than ptl^er men heretofore mentioned. Mr. Harvey said bl-metallsm Is dea* as long as the gold output ro2tlntain.<i its present increase and ooiild not be made an Issue in the cam paign. , ' Foreign Banking Honse FalM. Hamburg. Oct. 17.— The faUnre of Haller Seehle & Cobpany. an old bank ing house, was announced today. Tba liabilities are estimated at from three condition, they must be shipped at-Uo seven million dollars. SALE—Good .'wheel, used oa\f B«fllt«r Wu« Ail. U • iniii ]» «J»ort ttae^Mua^ i^U. CaU.IM,. .

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