Iola Daily Register And Evening News from Iola, Kansas on December 2, 1907 · Page 1
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ipi. K. irtw 44& Wk^ Hfyli Ti lOU ANM WITHdllT IMTITA'nON, TEAC|IE ]|p isSOCliTIOV IS SENT HEVE.^ 1,000 TEACHERS TO COME XiHCETEBS TO SHIFT' VEETISG OX EMPOBU FJl^L. i Jtat the Ula Tccehm Are Gftmcs •tgktr Gane, and WUI Entertain; Gaests Rojally. lola gets the Southeastern Kan&as Teachers assodatloa meeting n^xt Tear without Invitation. The annouijce ment la rtetly a Joke on the local teachers who attended the asso«)tat&» last week. The absence of entlmsiaam on the part of th^ lola. teaoherf r<OTpr the glad tidlnga la rery noticeable J A nominating committee deci4efl where tlie meeting shall go the following year. When the matter caine up ,at Coffeyrille last week, serejral of the delegates from other toirns where it was snggeated that n^xt yeair's meeting go, very generously gaije up the honor saying .that .^ey thought Iota should have it. Bom^^qf.. the lola teachers, suggp^ted.f ^i .t^f ^r did not want to take the meeting from towns which were more deservipg. and gracefully handed back the tray to the commitee. Delegates from o^- er towns, not to be outdone; in tboughtfulness of their fellow teachers, ^declined it also. Finally some astute teacher discovered that porla had no delegates and urged tAat it be sent there. There was no EJn- poria delegate present to protM against Bill White's town Uking ^e honor out of the hands of the other towns and it was InfprfjMf^ar fHf0\ that It should go there. The l^ia teachers, beiiering that the mar|er was settled as to where the meeting sbonM go, came home and announeed that Emporia was triumphant After the 'lola teachers came hope the nominating committee took up fhe matter formally and decided to send the association to lola. The decision appeared In Saturday's Coffeyvilte pers, eliciting great applause from Emporia. As a matter of fact the entertain-, ment of the teadiers of thc) di«bFiqV)yn- cluded itt the association js a^bis^b. It means that about 1,000 teapheni will come to lola to be taken care'of for two or three days. There were 922 teachers registered at CoffeyvUle. 7T>e lola teachers love the members of their profession wherever they And them, they enjoy going to the aiso- clation meetings they believed these meetings are a great beueOt and thei would do anything to prolong.. tha^Ua of the organiastlon. but realising they must ask the public to enter^if about 1000 teachers they are not^fef luctant in saying that they were 'not resorting to any diplomacy or mai^nef vers to secure the honor. Know^k that the pubNc will be asked liext spring ko entertain a good share'of the visiting delegates to the S^tt^ Medical: Society to be held here, they felt that it might be asking too teach to request the people to care /or the visiting teachers. Bat he lola Allen eoanty teac^ej? are not qnitters and the lola public ik blg-sottled and' accommodating, and tor these reasons the teachen .of; thie Bouthiastern Kansas asoclation ^wlll be royally entertained should thepr come one thousand strong. The program for next year's' nieet- Ing will not be arranged unfll jieitt spring. t>rof. Mayberry is a uenibt^r of the executive committee and kifs CoHey of the Uncoln school,- win ^ the secretary of the meeting. Prof. Mayberry Informed a ter reporter today that the nontbiat Ing committee first decided to feead the meeting to. Steporia hut the. association turned it down, recommeiidl^ .that it be sent.to lola, wUchjw^ done. ~ THB WSATHSB. ,!iror«fast for KamMt-^-Falr tonight 4 TujMdar: colder tonight. ... ... iDaU reoorded at local offlee, U. 8. ^eaUtet.Bnrean, yesterday, today and yaar ago. Yesterday. Yr. Ago ' p. m ^3 39 ; p.. n. •••....< 54 39 6-p.m 48 38 8, p. m 45 37 10 <p. m. 39 37 11 midnight 35 38 ikax.iTemp 54 ' 45 jliln. Temp. 25 35 ^reclp., 7 p. m 0 0.01 Today. Yr. Ago 2 a. m 34 38 a. m. 33 88 a. m- 32 38 8 a. m 32 39 10 a. m 37 42 12 noon 42 48 Preclp. 7a. nu ". 0 0 la A««rd«4 Jay Qould^ Scholarship at ' K >-^(^u<;New York Utilvsraity. New Yortt, Dev. 2.—New York university' anneonced today the award- ins of two adiolarships. established by Helen lUller Gould In memory of her fatherd. Jay Gould. The ' first known as the "Jay,Gould southwestern scholarship." open to students living on, Oonld rallniad lines in the E^Wthwest. was given to Hany B. IMnweoiiiDf Port Smith. Ark..-|^ Vi Palmer, of Osawatomle. KsiC second, which is open to residents along the Gould lines in the west, am^ is known as the Jay Gonld west- em scholarship." Both scholarships pay |270 annually. Five other scholarships aggregating 13.340. established by Miss Gould, were distributed to students at tho University during the week. TWO THOUSAND CARS ORDERED. TO SELL BLOOOi Tom Anderson to Sell Off AnaM*! ti; OeocmbM- ^^tOiK : CommiBsioner T6mi ,^y^^|(|i ^ _ rngiiur'to a sale of UoSlSfi (jatUe W.pfiMMber. li^^ai haa ahoit ;58 KANSAS BOY WINS IT. "BOOZE" AN ISSU A5 EFFORT TO OUST SALOONS FROM DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, REV. BR. TORRET COKTERTED 9^ PEOPLE D( CHICAGO. 60TH CONGRESS MET TODAY AVERAGE AHENDANCE 8,000 RESOLUTIOX JiOTlFYING PBESI- DEXT OF SESSIOX ADOPTED. $30,000 WAS COXTRIBITED TO PAT BILLS ASD PROVIDE PLACE, One of the Important Issues Tear Will Be the Temper. ance Law. This Dr. Terrey Will Cosdact Series Meetings Throagkoat the United States. Washington, Dec. 2.—The meeting of the sixtieth congress today reassembled a social function rather than the gathering for transaction of important business of the country. There was an unusually big crowd of spec- Itators in both house galleries. In each house the session was short and con- lined to an adoption ot a formal resolution notifying President Roosevelt that congress is assembled and swearing in new senators and representatives and other perfunctory acta. Both houses adjourned in respect to members who have died since the close of jlhe last congress. Owen and Gore of Oklahoma, not having been elected to the senate by i their legislature were not received by the senate and their credentials will not be accepted until after their formal election on the tenth insL Prehlbltioa n Issaew Prohibition for the District of Columbia wilt be demanded of congress at the coming session. The temperance wave that has swept the south in the last year has reached Washington and powerful Influences are at work Katy Replacat qrjer_Whlc^ ^pO"" anU-saloon acUon by the national , .Iftsclndatf Parsons. Kas.. Dec. 2.—The motive power and equipment department of the M. K. & T. replaced its order with the American Car & Ftoundry company of St. Loula for 2.000 freight cars. The builders are now advertising for men to be added to the working force, for the freight cars are all to be turned out as fast as possl ble. The order was first placed early in thq.Sf^aaon. A month .fiac. pancelled, the American Car ft 1 . was starting to woric on the ii£ K. ft T. cars. A disagreement as to the meaning of a term in the contract caused the cancel. ftogislature. The temperance forces have MARRIED A YEAR active for months planning the campaign they will open with the convening of congress today. The temperance movement is under the direction of the Anti-Saloon league, the national headquarters of which are here. Working with it are the W. C. T. U.. the religious bodies and other organizations that for years have been opposing the saloons with only indifferent success. Since the elections of ^st year the Anti-Saloon league has l ^n in commnnication with every member of the bouse and every sen ator. It also has brought potent po- lltii^t Influence to bear In support of Its efforts to pledge members of con gress to anti-saloon legislation. It is probab/e that before congress has I been in session a week, at least twen ty temperance measures will have been introduced. Fu0emt>- Laughlin and Miss Marie v. MaHory Were Wed August 20, 1906. •Sngane Laughlin. expert' linotype operator on the Roister, created great surprise among his friends today when he announced that his mar riage to MIsa Varie Ma]k>ry, of Wa- IJta, Okla., had taken place on August 20th. 1906, at Colorado Springs. The -jaiTiage of the young people, kept a secret for nearly a year and a half, certainly proves that snch a thing as secret wedding is not a myth as nauy..|}elleve. A year ago last August Mr. Laugh went to Colorado to spend his snmmer vacation. Miss MWlory, who was then a stenographer in a local ofllce, took her vacation at the name t<me,^ goIn« to Colorado also. The young people met there and were marriod. They planned to keep the matter a secret for an extended pet^ lin iod and Mn. Laughlin returned" to WaklU, Okla.. whei^ she has since resided with her father, A. W. Mallory, while Mr. Lans^lin returned to lola^and resumed his duties with the Register. Mrs. Langfalfn Is a lady of engae- ing'manners and pleasing personality, with a very wide circle of friends, le^ iras formerly employed in the ^ "^of Sailtb ft Travis and Attorney [Bitter as stenographer, fjsngiilin has been a resident ... loU Ibr manr years, dnrins the moit of whiBh tine he has been vith the Bi^iftetHv; AH Jadutxtona. eonrte. aaf nOBed yooBS man. Mr. Lfotfiltit -wlB- fee the -recipient, of eon " auaiy " •'ID*- been CANNON IS^ELECTED Chosen Speaker of Honse—Begins the Third Trm. Washington, Dec. 2.—Joseph Cannon was today elected speaker of the bouse by two hundred and seven votes over John Sharp Williams, who had one hundred fifty-four votes. THETALK CONTINUES Bradley Case Nov» Cloting.—Argu­ ments of Attorneys Heard. ENDS BIG REVIVAL WILL D1SFRAKCBI8E MAST. Seaatar Reddle's Aawndacat te Bk- dice (ke Okbkewi Tetcb Chicago, Dec. 2.—Rev. Dr. R. A. Torrey closed last night one of the most remarkable evangelistic campaigns ever seen In Chicago. The meetings which were held for the most part in a huge steam-heated tent erected at North Clark and Chestnut streets, have attracted an average attendance of 8.000 for Sundays and 3.00 on other nights . Dr. Torrey has delivered 135 sermons to more than 275.000 listeners. About 3.200 itersons have professed conversion. Less than 1,000 of these were women. The campaign was planned and financed by the Laymen's Evangellstlc- al Association, 2r>0 members of which contributed 130.000. Of this amount, 110,000 was expended for tho tent and $11,000 for advertising. The association has made i<1ans for another campaign of a similar nature, for next year.' , Dr. Torrey left last night for his home in Philadelphia. After a week's rest there he wilt go to Virginia, where .a series of meetings is to be held, and from there will leave for 1 Los Angeles, starting a campaign in the California city early In January. Guthrie. Okla., Dec 2.—A proposed amendment to the Taylor elecUon bill to be introduced by Senator Roddle Will have the effect. If passed by the legislature, of disfranchising many negroes In the state and a few of the more Ignorant among the white people. It provides for a poll tax certiGcate which must be presented In towns of 1,000 population or over before a citl- |sen is allowed to vote. This will be supplemented by a provision requiring registration In rural as well as tional qualification making ability to read a certain portion of the constltu- munlclpal communities and an education necessary to the exercise of the elective franchise. The Taylor bill contains a number novel provisions. Including one for expert election counters to begin counting the vote at one o'clock on election day, so that returns may be had early on election night. OPEN THE FURNACES PIPES OUT, «T0.¥ L'S* ORDER. Mayor JohnMs Forbids Smoking In -llh" City llalL Cleveland, O.. Dec. 2.—^The use of tol>acco. In any form, by. city hall em­ ployes Is forbidden by President W. J. Springhorn, of the Iward of public service, in charge of the hall. He ad- raits the order was inspired by no less an authority than Mayor Tom L. John son. The mayor, who almost con- jstantly draws on a briar pipe while In his oHicc, says he shall obey his own order. Til be a victim of the reform we have decided on," said Mayor Johnson. In the ofllces which by chance are Isiiod by the public the use of tobacco is forbidden from this dale," read the order of President Springhorn. "After working hours tobacco may be resorted to," a postscript read. Blocks Five and Six of Ceckerill Works NOW in Operation. Last Saturday fnmaces numbers 5 end 6 of the A. B. Cbckerill works, 1 mile east of LaHarpe, which for the l.«t two weeks or more were on dead fire, on account of being out of ore. were charged again and the entire works :3 now in full operation. The starting up of these two furnaces has significance in view of the fact that It was rumored about at the time the Cockerill furnaces went on dead fire that the shut down was not caused by a shortage of ore, but rath-* er on account of the price of zinc. Since Mr. Cockerill has again started the furnaces at the LaHarpe east works the smelter men believe that he will also start the Cherokee furnaces at Gas City as soon as the big 12 inch pipe line from the Elsmore gas field has been completed. Thr work on the big pipe line Is being rapidly pushed to completion and the present Indications are that It will be completed in two weeks. This njomlog the gang of 200 Graeks who are doing the pipe line work, moved their camp from Coal Creek onto the Runran farm on E'm creek. Just south of Gas City, Thore remains but seven miles of Ipe to be laid. Xew Raling Allows PaWlshers to Dis- tribnte 10 Per Cent TO AMEND THE LAW Washington, Dec. 2.—The trial of the Bradley case was resumed this morning. Attorney Hoover beginning the argument for the defense. Mr. Hoover argued it was Senator Brown who importuned for the alleged relations between Brown and Mrs. Brad- Icy; that her story of the tragedy was corroborated by the evidence and these give ample evidence that she was Insane a!t the time of the shooting. An hour later Judge Powers, leading cotinsel for the defense, began his presenting of the case. Powers argued that Brown dominated Mrs. Brown when she sought to leave him; he pleaded and begged her to remain and he true to him. When in a bnrst of eloquence he nrged that those "without sin among you cast the first stone." District Attorney Baker objected on the grounds that it was an improper argument bat ;the oomrt wonld not snstain the objection. Baker wlU conclade for the goreA* ment tills afternoon and it is almost loptka Ministerial Union Would Prevent Sale of Liquor by Dug. gists. Topeka. Dec. 2.—^The Topeka Min isterisl Union has started a movement for the amendment of the prohibitory law. so that the sale of intoxicating liquors by druggists shall be prohibited except upon prescription of a practicing physician. The plan Is already quite popular among the niore radical prohibitionists here and they are taking steps to spread the movement to other cities with a view to making the proposed amendment t9 the prohibitory law an Issue In the approaching campaign for the election of members of the legislature. Recent developmenta^ere have convinced the prohibitionists that it is aUnost impossible to stop the Illegal sale of liquor by druggists holding permiU under present conditions. The new plan would take the matter entirely out of the control of the druggists and leave It enUrely with doe- tosr TRROnCH a mialnfonaation It was stated in Saturday's Register that the meeUng of the stoekbolders oC the Al- — - •mM t-* TO LIMIT SAMPLE COPIES. mm ABIZOXA REFUSES TO BB ADX1T> TED WITH XEW MEXICO. GAMBLING IS SUPPRESSED GOVERNORS KIBBT IS PROUD OF THIS ACHIEVEMENT. The Territory Now Hss 186^ Pee- pie—Reports Indicate' Pr08< . - perlty. Washington, Dec. 2.—If the amount lost by fire, burglary, etc., is added ito the ordinary excess of expenditures over receipts. Including expenditures during the year on account of previous fiscal'years, the gross deficit in the postal service during the year 1907 will aggregate 16,692.031.47. The third assistant postmaster general. Hon. A. L. Lawshe, in his annual report, gives the above figures. The total postal revenue for 1907 shows an increase of $15,669,847.80 over the year 1906. A ruling has been made in regard to the sample copies of newspapers and periodicals which will be put in force in a few days. It is in effect that the publisher shall be allowed to mail sample copies at the pound rate to a limit of 10 per cent of his bona fide subscription list. FINES REACH $971 Jadge Collins Has Jsst Filed Rejiort of >'oTember Baslaess In Felice ConrL Washington, Dec. 2.—"Nearly • year has passed since the election which defeated the propositon of Joint statehood, and I deem it my duty to report the fact that public sentiment in Arizona is now even stronger against joint statehood, with New Mexico, than it was last year," says Governor Jpseph H. Klbby of Arizona territory in his annual report to the secretary of the Interior, made public today. The report states that the last year was undoubtedly the most prosperous the territory has ever known. The present pop'ualtion Is given as approx Imately 183,000, including about 23,000 Indians. On June 30, 1907, the cash in ffa^ territorial treasury amounted to $365,015.65, against $279,- 197.C0 the previous year. Total receipts for the year were $687,386.78, total disbursements $601,568.73. The {depts of the ttirritory remain unchanged in, teh sum of $3,123,275.29. The aggregate value, of taxable property U given as $77,705,251.11. Total resources o fall' banks $22,401,- 980.C6. an Increase for the year of $5,- iM5,633.!>6. ^ Total deposits $18,487..'->12.58. an -increase of $4,532,051.39. There were^ no bank fallnrea during the year. Stated mine outputs $53.- 801.781—^f copper 255.012.155 pounds; of go:d 1251015 Ounces; of silevr 2,704,044 ounces. Of the closing of gambling in the terrltorj- April )i responsive to an act of the legislature. Governor Kibbey says: "This made April 1. 1907, an historic date In the territory, for until [then gambling had been conducted everywhere In .a 'wide-epen' manner, ,the doors of the gambling house be- |ing oiien evehr day and night of the year. The abolition of gambling was In response to' proonnnced public sen tlment, and I regard It as a fact most creditable to our people that not only was the new law instantly obeyed by the gamblers, bat that there has been no attempt' anywhere to evade the law." FRANTZ TO SPEAK 46 41 1 2 2 Judge J. M. Collins has filed his report of the business In police court for the month of November. As several bootleggers were found guilty In l»lice court last month the amount the fines Imposed is unusually high. The following is the report as prepared by Judge Collins: Cases disposed of ...... Convictions Not guilty Dismissed Continued Fines imposed. $971.75. Fines collected In cash $236.25 Flees to be worked out 28.00 JFInes to be collected 7.50 Fines in cases appealed ....... 700.00 Costs assessed $96.00. Costs collected in cash $78.30 CosU to be worked out 6.50 Costs In cases appteled 9.00 Costs nncoUected 2.00 ToUl fines and costs collected $314.75 Amonnt paid to city treasnrer.$315.75 J. M. COLUNS. PoUoe Jndge. HENRY M. WALKER TO SPEAK. Mr. Henry M. Wshier. general or­ ganiser of the A. F. or L. Wai address sU of the local ordeis aC-orgaa- lied lakors at Vnkm Later kaU to- nomnr eveaiasi at f joTdaeb'. Ifr. mier,l«n:^ Execatlve Ceaimittee of Bepablksa Clab te Give PrliKipal Address ; at Baagaet. Topeka, Kaa, Dec 2.—At a meeting 3f the execntlvb committee of the .Kansas DayMl^publican club; held In Topeka Satnnday afternoon,' ex-Gov- emor Frank. Frants of Oklahoma was agreed upon] as'the principle^ speaker at the club's annual honqnet which will be held in Topeka January 29. Governor Ffan'tx will be the only speaker froiii outside Kansas. 'xRnsj- sell Butler of "Baldwin, a student aj; Kansas university, is the native' son who will respond to the toast. "Kansas." Other speakers will be Attorney General Fred 8. Jackson. President B. It. Nichols of^the State Agricultural college. Arthur Cranston of Parsons. J. N. Tincher of Medicine Li^ge. W. n. Ham of Stadcton and S. H. Brandon of Dong^ss, who will deliver the aresident's address. Mr. Brandon at^ tempted to refiign as president of the chib. owing tt; 111 health, but the executive committee refused to acept the resignation. { TO SUPREME BENCH. Neosho County ' lawyers Want Judge Stillweli In the Kansaa Supreme Court. (Erie Record.) The lawyers of Neosho county have launched a toovement for the elevation of Jud8^ L.: SUIlwell to the Kansas Suprem^ bench, ^e movement was Inautuokt^ last Tuesday morning at a meeting of the Neosho county bar asstKlatlon Just before the final adjonmment of the district court session. There: was a good - attendance of the members of the bar and every attorney In the room, regardless of his political - faith, gave the reso- Intton an enthnslaatlo greeting. The committer that drafted the resolution was the committee that was appointed on the opening day of the session to purchase an enlarged portrait of the Jndge to be hnns on the walls of the oonrt room. The portrait which was made at the direction of. the oommlttee. Is a fln^. faufe one^ and after beiag presented by t&e eownlttee. is Was given s..{>laoe In tk» coort room waUa anong the pc(r> traits of other noted Jnrista and states MRS. F. E. SMrm sad dana^r iluiTe returned frein Oawain srbere It ^er kave Mm Ttsttlas Mnc Siplth's

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