The San Francisco Call from San Francisco, California on March 16, 1911 · Page 10
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10 EVENTS IN THE COUNTIES BORDERING ON THE BAY OF SAN FRANCISCO SPEAKERS DEMAND JUSTICE FOR JEWS Prominent Men Address Mass Meeting to Protest Against Russian Cruelty Revolting Conditions Under Which Israelites Live in the Land of Czar Described OAKLAND, March 15. —A mass meeting held tonight at the synagogue of the First Hebrew congregation, Twelfth end Castro streets, to protest* against the persecution of the Jews in Russia ■was largely attended. The speakers -told of conditions as they exist today. The speakers were Rabbi M. Fried.lander, former Mayor W. R. Davis, Dr. "Benjamin Ide Wheeler and Rev. F. L .' Goqdspeed, ,I>.D, .pastor, .of .the First Presbyterian church. 'J.^XfA ; L Rabbi Friedlamb-r. who made the introductory address, gave a vivid pic- I ture of the condition -of ;thc Jews-in Russia and showed the inhuman treatment to which they were subjected. He appealed to tii.s hearers to demand immediate intervention on the part of the United States. , . ■ ; "- Said he:, "This meeting is called In behalf of , the millions of Jewish subjects in the land of the czar, where religious .prejudice Is king their life Intoler.-able. It is the purpose of this meeting to arouse in the American public a sense- of righteous resentment -apatust the unspeakable outrages perpetrated upon these people in that 1 country by the combined forces of the "Russian .bureaucracy and the Russian orthodox church in the name of Christianity. . "From time to time when the public press escaping the hand of the Russian censor, brings the shocking report of revolting atrocities, committed on the life and virtue of the Jews In Russia, then enlightened humanity, thrilled and horrified, is seriously discussing the duty of the civilized nations to protest against the revival of the barbarism of the dark ages in our present civilization. Then Russia, frightened off by the light of public opinion, retreats behind her diplomacy of craft and subterfuge, making some sham show of irresponsibility for past crimes - and of some concern in the future safety, of the Jews. But', when' the world Is recovered from the shock, when the press ceases to portray the ! misery and wretchedness.of the victims, when the tide, of public feeling has receded, Russia resumes her human .treatment of the Jew with greater ■ cruelty." .. .-''":~v 4 ~. ''I' ■ Russia, according to Rabbi Fried; lander, is thus carrying on now. a system of persecution on the Jew that * aiiss at his utter extirpation. Said the rabbi: "The Jew, in his anguish, .does not appeal, to the nation's navy and army, he does not ask the world to interfere in his. behalf with the force of arms; the Jew is peace , ing and peace seeking. But he does appeal to the world's conscience, he invokes- the world sense of right and justice, and 'especially does he appeal to the American spirit, which rebels against" re- J ligious persecution, and which deprecates and condemns arbitrary suppression of the moral and Intellectual development of men by man, wherever such suppression is taking place. "In response to this appeal, acknowl' edged representatives and spokesmen of the .three highest professions, religion, education and law, have come J here to enlighten this meeting on the moral duty of one nation when the '.moral law .is flagrantly, . repeatedly, and designedly violated-by another na' tion, from the standpoint of our present civilization, and from the stand.-point of the American-spirit." PLEA FOR; LIBERTY William R. Davis made a strong , plea for liberty for the Jew in Russia- He told of the prominent place occupied by the Jew In this country and urged that the United States should insist that when he traveled in Russia he should receive full protection. He • said: The Jews in. this country possess the chief characteristics of manhood and womanhood. Such as financial ability, temperance, provision for the family, frugality, coupled with generosity in all real charities. There . is no such thing as the Hebrews becoming public charges, and as , citizens in their respective localities, they are a most law abiding class and are firm supporters of government policies making for stability. They do not engender riots or disturbances of the peace, and in their . home life there is no race where men are more generous to women, more considerate of the children, or where women are more faithful to their husbands and offspring/Because of these facts it seems incredible that there should be any place, even in- Russia, where these people should be treated ••with ignominy.' And yet, in Russia today, they are quartered off in specified territory almost as low as though they were cattle to be herded. Of course, the .United States alone can not "directly interfere with this policy, but we can protest and raise our, voices in human sympathy. And this country can also insist that any American citizen who ?°, e. s to. Russia shall be accorded his full rights, and If this is not done it Is the duty of this country to insist that these privileges be extended to every American, without discrimination and without race : prejudice. ANCIENT STANDARD MAINTAINED '. President Wheeler said: • Russia. is attempting to assert in the' full light of modern days- the standard of ancient conditions. It is presuming to maintain against all the tendencies of the times a state of one religion with a people of one blood. Those who are not of the standard blood and of the standard religion tend to suffer impairment of full standing as citizens. There are those who will say that, if Russia wishes to do this It nas-as a nation full right to try to do it. The. day is dawning, however. 'Wherein nations dare not arbitrarily do what seemeth alone ri themselves good • Nations -which join in the modern life of civilization will find themselves in one way or another compelled to accept the essential* modern standards of .justice. But even if Russia does not do It-for her own citizenship, she will be obliged to recognize the solidarity of American citizenship. And American .citizenship knows no difference between the bloods or the faiths brought over to it out of Europe. Here all the bloods -. and faiths of Europe are united and blended Into a single.citizenship, . It is the mission of America- among the nations to bring into full being the concept and the ideal of European man ■With the ripening of the years the American Idea must evangelize Europe Peoples who are united here ran -not contend there.. Peoples .who are honored here can i not be despised there. People who have rights here can not be naked of right;there.. - '.Rev. F.i L. Goodspeed said: • ' **' j We protest against the persecutions and Inhumanities practiced upon .the Jew In Russia on the . ground of „humanity, irrespective of nationality, con'ditlon or religion. 'If today the Russian Jew „hates the"government\.whichirobs .and (maltreats him, what wonder lis It? It is not human nature to Be' stripper] of home and rights and, yet to kiss the hand that unites and honor,the. government which plots' and' executes -such devilish -designs. As -a- matter of fact. -no nation that maltreated th» Jews ever escaped without paying the penalty. . ' . , ', „.. - ■ ; What a fearful anachronism that this twentieth', centuryT must see these people singled out for persecution, this Engagement of Talented Alameda Belle Announced Miss Blanche Tisdale, actress, vocalist, travel lecturer, Who is to marry Oakland dentist in the coming summer. people of whom Matthew Arnold said. "Israel was the bringer in and del of the ideal of conduct, the lifter up to the nations of the banner of righteousness." in the name of humanity and Justice ami the brothi-rhool of man we protest that it is time the barbarities practiced upon these people should corrje to and end. A musical program was given under direction of Arthur Fickenscher. MRS. DARGIE’S PETITION POSTPONED TO FRIDAY Sickness of Judge Weils Causes the Delay OAKLAND. March 15.—The hearing of Mrs, Erminia I'argie's petition to be granted a monthly allowance of $1,(00 out ot the estate of her deceased husban.i. the late William E. Dargie, ■ ntinuerl until Friday morning by Judge Brown. This was made n,e-cesary hy the illness of Judge Wells, plac4 in the criminal department, Judge Brown was compelled to fill. TWO CITY PRISONERS MAKE THEIR ESCAPE Trusty and Member of Chain Gang Ciain Freedom OAKLAND, Marcn 15.—Two prisoners escaped from tho city jail today. George Mills, serving six months for petty larceny, broke from the chain gang at the rock quarry and was gone before he was missed by the guards. Walter Makison. a trusty with five months yet to serve on a vagrancy charge, walked away from the jail yard. RECEIVER REPORTS ON INSURANCE COMPANY Dividend of $5,118 Has Been Paid to Creditors OAKLAND, March 15.—The annual report of the defunct California mutual livestock insurance association was filed by Receiver W. C. Holliway today. It shows receipts of $31,692.12 and disbursements of $14,25a.57. A dividend of J5.11R.76 was pai.i. The total assets of the corporation are $$9,788.06, and the liabilities $182<m.tO. SAX RAFAEL PEDAGOGIES W IX The return game between the San Rafael high school faculty and the San Francisco pedagogues was played on the local V. M. C. A. court last night and resulted In a decisive victory for the suburban teachers by 29 points to 3. ' The San Rafael men clearly outclassed their city opponents and the playing.of Cudehach at forward and Lobnbbam at center were the features of the. game. The visitors showed good team, work and the forwards we're too fast few the guarding of. the local men. ■ «iarle«on scored the only field • goal for the Nun Francisco team while Tibbetts snot a foul throw. The lineups: . . . ' San Rafael. Position. San Francisco. W. 1.. Glascock....Forward.^. '..:..> Jordan Cud»hach ;. .Forward. ...0.n....... Carls Lohnhham .:...;..: Center. Archie Cloud, - Walker Cuthtiertnon ....: ..Ouard "........ l>irkerson l*'.r. Guard...:.......... T:hbetts . Iteferee, 0. A. Johnson of San Matfo high ■ sTVWimn in it mvks pi.vv STAXKORP"VNIVERsrTY, March' 15. In th« -inf>rfraternity baseball series team nil defeated team; five yesterday* afternoon in the second. game of the scries by a'seore of 13 to 10. The winning team was selected from ■ the Breakers club, while team fire was recruited f»m the men of Sigma Cht «md Phi Delta Tti>»ta. ,The lincuji^ for the-game were: , ,- . -V.'i Team six—M, F. Brown '12 and C.A.Rirlsrart •11. pitchers: R. V. St.' John *11. first base; E. I>;>olan 'IV and E. <Or Woodcock 11. second base: A. \X. Armbrose '13. third 'base:' F. 1.. (iuerena '11. shortstop;. H. K. '11. left field; R. .■» Worthlnjcton center field; K. P. Campbell '13. right field. ' . . . ' ; Team Ire—J. J. . .Ion«« '11. pitcher; R. D. Coates'll;' catcher; X. C. reck '11. flr«t ba»e; C. H. Warton '11. second base;, M. Troy '14, third,hane; E. F. Farniiwnrth -]1 ' shortstop; C. C. Tea body '12, left field; R. C.Walt '12, center field; A. Bower '12 and R. Oier '14. right field. N VTION’S KIIHI.KHS TO MEET NEW VonK, March IX— Bowling - team* in about a >lnxen cities In all part* of < the United States will t»;torntor* on April 22 for a. priie. cup offered, by • Colon*! - Robert JM. * Thomp- | »on,■; prfdlrtent of ' th" New York n athletic' club. The cnoteit'i»; unique. In that the competition is to > by .telegraph, earn team .rolling, on its horns : alley* l and < telegraphing its gcoire * to • New York at the end of each frame. JilMtffß ”POOLROOM KIXG”,IS DEAD . PATKRSON. X. 13.,' March", 13.—John Vlncent Wall*, known "to sporting enthusiasts tbroiighont the country as the "p«>olroom'king," Is <1e»<l at his home in this (it? after an illness of four ' months. He leaves an estate .of 1150.000. Walls was a r l«vl»h • spender <and" his winnings during the lust 15 years ■are said -by his friends tto - hare '. exceeded - 11,000,000. He was 38 rears old. THE SAN FRANCISCO CALL, THURSDAY, MARCH 16, 1911 OPEN AIR SCHOOL URGED BY DOCTOR Medical Director Points to the Fruitvale Experiment to Uphold Contention OAKLAND, March 15.—Dr. .V K. Foster, medical director of the school department, .. has recommended •to . the board of education ■ that the open air school room be extended. He cites the success of the' small school established in the annexed district at FrultvaUe, school Jii. 2.'^|-^- Statistics compiled by Doctor Foster show that the pupils attending the open air school not only reached a higher standard of physical development in the year's time, but in many cases excelled the pupils in the regular indoor classes in scholarship. In reporting the results observed, Doctor Foster said: "In the main school there were many p.upils who lost weight; in the open | air class; none. The average gain in the main school was 2.36 pounds; in I the open air school, 3.7 pounds, or 55 per. cent more than in the closed rooms. The outside class was composed of third, fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh grade pupils. "These figures show that all the grades .In the. outside class outstripped those on the inside. 'Their" treatment , wast not dlSTerent. They took the same lessons, no food of any kind was given them. The only reason for the extra gain was .the, plenty of good, fresh, pure air. ' - "The sentiment. in the class toward the open air. class has greatly changed and they are all enthusiastic advocates of 'fresh - air. Through the cold, wet weather they have stayed without complaint ;in the school, and no colds or sickness has resulted: 1 sincerely hope that the new schoolhouses built with ' rooms so constructed that they will be practically open air rooms, and so that It -^ill be Impossible to close them entirely." Corinthians Arrange Their Schedule At a alrgely l atteiuled meeting of the. : yacht owners of the Corinthian club last night the members ■ arranged Uj« following schedule for the season: ,i ■ ~ ■ March 2*5, brigs opens; April 20, official opening day of the club; April 30, cruise In squadron; May 6, ValUjo, return on May 7; May 20. Me'- Nears,"; return :on ; May 21; May SO, Decoration day regatta; June 3, Petaluma drawbridge, return June 4; June 17, cruise th San Pablo point. return,on June 18;. July.-.l...start of four day cruise as. follows—July i ' Army - point. < July 2 Mo Vista, "July S'ValleJo.-.'July 4 return; July 10, Paradlw cove, return on July 16; July. 23, John 1 Hammersmith -trophy regatta; August 4 and- 6, NantaS"rux: August i 6, Santa. Cruz; August; 12. riv»r cruise..and return -August 18; August' 19, Vallejo.' and return August £0; September 2. AlrUo t «rrui*e.' and return rm September -4;. September,9, Admission day regatta; September 18, Fulton basin; September. 17, • cruise octside heads; September : 24, s motor boat races and aquatic sports; September SU, San Rafael * and return October 1; October 2, Paradise cove- October H. Corinthian games; October 21. closing day; October 22, cruise In aquadron;> November I, bridge opening.; i. . t - '- FENCING TOIR.VKV PI.AWED ■'■ STANFORD UNIVERSITY. March IS.— n (Hirer 'It has defeated all comers In the annual fencing tournament Just, completed in .Enclna gymnasium. . Under the old » set. of regulations this would have siren him the ti(!«r of university champion, but it'has been decided to hrlng the '■ four ; highest' men In the tournament fence together on - the eTenlug of ' the finals ■ of ' the boxlnf ■■ and wrestling tournament.' Inder thin plan Oliver, H. S. LyDe 11, R. E. Grlfnn '12 and (I. S. Iliileman '12 are all given an equal chance to win the medal. ' ■ „-• - „ CHESS RESULTS t SAN ASTIA K. Spain, ' March 15.—Only «d- Jnurned Kami* were played' in . the International chM* , tournament today. The rmtults- IkTiiKt^ln boat Srbleirht^-; I^>»nh«r(lt and Tarranch ■. drew; Janowski-Tarrawh frame adjourned. ? The;flnal round., which will he pl»xed tomorrcvn. Is arranged, as follows:- .-," ' TefebmaDD-Ts:,SpelleroaDn; iVldmar t». Cap.v blancH; ' Bernntela v«/. Mamcipr; »,: Marshall „V«. Schleicbter; Bum Nletnzowitiwti; Tarra«ch t« rhiras; Janowstl n. LeonluLTdt; - EubeMUln a by*. .' ";'■"' ' .■,;•• -■ „.? -- | .-, BETROTHAL OF OLD FRIENDS A SURPRISE Society Set a-Flutter by the Coming Marriage of Miss Blanche Tisdale ALAMEDA, March. 15.—The betrothal of Dr. Edwin Pond James and ,Miss Blanche Tisdale, daugHter of Dr-.T. P. Tisdale, was announced yesterday evening-, at the wedding of Miss, Tisdale's niece, Miss Dean a Tisdale, to Edward Lelghtbn Varney. Though Doctor James and Mis'* Tisdale long have been friends, the .announcement *of : their wedding comes us SI complete surprise. The marriage, will probably take piace this summer. , Miss Tisdale is a member of several study clubs. Since returning from abroad, : where sheTfwssed several years in travel, she has'taken an active part In amateur theatricals^ She won recognition while she .was a member of the Otis skinner company for a short,time. 'In Paris she studied music with Mme. Marchesi," who encouraged her in vocal work. Miss Tisdale has given;'travel. lectures: in (Oakland from time to time. Doctor James belongs to a well known Alameda family. He is prominent in ,club"circles as well as among his professional- associates. He Is -a graduate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons in San Francisco arid is established in the practice of dentistry in Oakland. ■'■"• " • • The wedding of Frank Buck Jr. and Miss Zayda Zabriskie is to be one of the. brilliant events immediately,, following Easter, the bride having chosen Tuesday. April IS, for her marriage. Tho ceremony will take place In New ! York, where the Zabriskie family: has I lived for the last few years. A large 1 circle -of acquaintances \ will - welcome the bride to California, where her new home .willf be.V. \ '• Miss ZalTiskie is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Zabriskie. r Her father is. New "York representative of F. M. Smith. Miss* Zabriskie was a student at Mills college, finishing her studies at one of the large eastern colleges for women. She is gifted as a musician and linguist and has traveled extensively both in America and abroad. Buck is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Buck, a prominently known, family; in California. 'He is a graduate of ; the University .of California and is practicing law with offices in San .Francisco. ~-v, ', .* ■'■■•#■"/• ', * Mrs. D. A. Proctor entertained a score of guests at bridge and tea this afternoon at her home in Piedmont. ■, have been Incly Invitations of Mrs. Charles G. Ps row afternoon, when she will entertain at oae of the larger bridge p week at her liomp in Kingston avenue. Mrs. Parcells lias been giving a series of bridge afternoons latelj, tomorrow's affair being tho third. Mr. M Harrie Taylor are in New I they are enjoying the season. Ml ■ was Miss Ruth • • • Mr. and Mrs. Leon Bocque'raz will Join the American colony , abroad, this season. They expect to spend several months touring France, Germany." and the British isles. They left today for the. Atlantic coast, where they will remain a brief time before sailing for Europe.' Mrs. Bocqueraz was formerly Miss Claire Chabot. » • ■.".•■ • ' Miss Edna Orr, fiancee of George Frederick Crist, was the Inspiration for a bridge luncheon # at which Mrs. William | Childs, formerly | Miss Helen Dornin, presided this afternoon, entertaining a group of friends at her,new home in Piedmont. This is the first formal •affair which the young .matron has given since her marriage* last fall and also tH« first occasion on which she has. welcomed* her friends to the new residence which she and her husband took possession of a month ago. The wedding of Miss Orr will be an event of the comingl month. • •■■■•-."-• Mr. and Mrs. Thomas MaSM Jr. are planning to be abroad for the summer. They are planning a motor trip of the continent with friends. ■ ...» '•■•■••■ Mrs. McKee Sherrard will be a hostess tomorrow afternoon at one of "the largest teas ,of the week, , asking her guests to meet three eastern visitors who are passing the spring on the coast. The guests of, honor "are Mrs.. K. M. Parker of Vermont arid-Mrs. 8. E. Deming and Mrs." E. E, Darling of York. » ' ■ Maggart Is Suspended By Wolverton Hart. Maggart. the Oaks', star outfielder, baa been j suspended by '.' Manager TTolyerton. Maggart quit the team a few days ago, saying that he was going In business itnd that lie was through with the game and wanted his release. •'- For 'some.; reason Wolve.rton has taken offense at Maggart'* actions and suspended him. There is no, chance of the former Oak doing any playing unless Wolverton removes the ban. ; .--'.■; Maggart has been offered a business at Richmond and intend* to enter this field., His going will be felt by the Oakland club, as he was a tower of strength to the team last season. ■* SANTA CI.ARA VS. ST. IGXATIfS SANTA CRUZ. March 15.—The second basket ball game with the St. Ignatius quintet .will be played here tomorrow afternoon. The San Francisco boys were winner* In the first contest, with a i score •of< 88 to ; 31. Should the { MiSHlonltes annex tomorrows game the third and deciding one will he played a week later in Ran Francisco: if defeated, however, it «H1 close the. basket ball season for the Jesuit five. . - ' h s Coach Garcia ban Issued a cajl for track aspirants and as a result over.SO candidates have expressed their desire to try for varsity honors. , The basket ball lineup for t tomorrow -will; be ,as follows: , ■ . . ' ; \.. , St. Ignatius • . Santa Clara I Butler.... .... renter '. .;'..' . .'...Best 1 'Evans. ;. ...Forward ;.. if. Ray Flood.; Forward !.c«,ke N00nan...;...■.'....Guard ..............Wotgbt Keating Guard Trail ; • ”DITCH” ROTH T-ECTt’RES j .BEHKELEY, March US.—A. B. Roth.' of . Stan- I ford university." a member of : the All; American football team which toured Anstralasla last sum mer," delivered an illustrated lecture on the trip this evening In California hall. ' Th» lecture was jrlv^n under; the, auspices of; the . Blc •C ; society and.was for the purpose of .raising. funds to purchase a r<-lay cup to be donated to the winning relay * team ■in the : Pacific' coast hUf>rß.'holast!<--meet to be held,on. the campus-April,29. ■ Ttio lecture was very ■ interesting • and was ■ well at tended. ' .■■ '•■■;■ ■■>_ -■. ■•' ;> < ■;, ■ ./■\. i — '. • .". .—"" STIDK\TS SAVE BOAT CREW jr. SYRACUSE. N. T., March 15.—Th<? Syracuae nnlTernlty boat crewn hare been saved. •: The student* have guaranteed-the payment of the debt | of *6.(KK)an(l the- athletic BOTerning board' last j night .; care:- Coach Ten . Eyok authority to go j ahead With his plan*.' i The orange -will; be represented at Pougbkeepste, this j year. '.-"• FOWXES ’ WINS SOU! :MEDAI. PINEHmST.~-X. C. March 15.—National Amateur. Golf Champion •W. C. * Fowues t Jr. of Onkmont. w»«: the cold: medal' winner In !today'* .*sfl hole qnarirrnntal round of th» spvonth annual championship irolf t tournament, goring 152 with a ' pair of m>«pmv itx**. " EMPIRES REORGANISE ALAMKOA. March 14.—The. Empire - bueball club bun rporjranirp<l for the setnon... The mm will meet'the Bay street nine' next.. Sunday mornleg at Oak street and Enclnal avenue. - WHEELER IGNORES SCHERER’S ATTACK Head of University Misunderstood Proposal of South' erners, Says Secretary ■ BERKELEY, March In.—"l am loth to oppose any movement - looking toward the better educational equipment of the state." This,: according to I'amham P. "Griffiths, secretary to President Wheeler of the University of California; was. the statement made by Doctor Wheeler to Dr. James F. B. „ Scherer,', president of the Throop school of technology at Pasadena. . • Doctor, Wheeler declared that/he would not discuss the attack made on him by Scherer. '■. who said that the Throop/bill was presented to the legislature with Wheeler's support.; ;' '"■ "Doctor _ "Wheeler discussed "the Throop matter during a visit made here by: President Scherer," said Griffiths. "He understood that there was to be no duplication In the Throop :schooi of the equipment" of the University of California. 'He conferred with the regents and then -came developments which showed the true intent of ,the proposed measure to aid the southern school. .. , "There has b>en the kindest feeling at the University, of California toward Doctor Scherer, a feeling that is sincere in his intentions. "President Wheeler does not wish: to show any unkindness in the matter,' but declines to discuss it for publication. We feel here that' it would be impossible to develop the Throop school along the lines proposed •without .duplicating the work done at the University of California." FORMER ALAMEDA MAYOR ILL WITH RHEUMATISM Edward K. Taylor Is in a Sanatorium AI.AMEOA. March 15.—Former Mayor Edward K. Taylor is a patient at the Alamedi sanatorium, where he is being treated" for rheumatism. He was onntined ro his home in the Lafayette apartments for several weeks witli the ailment and was removed a few days ago to the sanatorium. While the condition of the former mayor is said to be serious, it will be som« time, according to his physician, before Taylor will be able to he-about. MAYOR MOTT TO SPEAK AT BIG CLUB MEETING Will Be Guest of the Annexed District OAKLAND. March 15.—Mayor Mott will be one of the speakers at the meeting of the Melrose improvement club. Friday evening. March 16, at the,headquarters of the organization. The dub is one of the largest in the annexed district and is planning a campaign to increase its membership to 600. The club is discussing the best way to beautify the streets hy planting'trees and grading work, for which $60,000 to SO,--is been asked from the boarcj of works. HUBBY OBJECTS TO THREE AFFINITIES Files Cross Complaint and Asks Court to Grant Him Di= vorce Decree OAKLAND, March 15.—Numerous affinities werp named hy Guy P. Byrd in a cross complaint he filed today against Irma Byrd. Mrs. Byrd sued him for divorce recently, alleging- cruetly. Byrd said that she went to Santa Cruz with Bert Duane, and called herself Mrs. Piiane; that she was too friendly with Harold Duane and that Albert Ewing was another of her affinities. Mrs, Rosalia Plcard was granted an interlqcutory decree of divorce against Charles it. Pirard, on'-the strength of her cross complaint. Picard sued her, alleging that she had tried to poison his food, and that she had an affinity, all of which the court found untrue. Mrs. Picard accused her husband of cruelty. Joseph F. Perrex was granted an interlocutory decree of divorce against Annettea Perrez, afteV testifying that she left him for a pray life. Josie Stover secured an interlocutory decree against George Stover, who, she said, failed to support her because foe gambled away all his money. The following suits for divorce'were begun today: Rosalie against Smith C. Schufelt, habitual intemperance: Charles E. Rowan against Mary 1... desertion. Thp following were granted decrees of divorce: Ellr-abeth 8. against Frank W, Hunter, final. desertion: . Anne against Henry Wilson, final, cruelty. STABLES TO BE BUILT FOR SOCIETY’S HORSES Chain of Barns Will House Invalid Equities NK"U" YORK, March 15.—A chain of cheap hut clean stables for horses, maintained by the Horse aid society, are to be built on the east side through a fund donated by mi anonymous giver. The schemf wm suggested by .the success of the Mills hotel and other cheap lodging houses •Tor humans. The first of the stables has just been opened on Ka«t Fifty-third street. Peddlers, small expressmen and other poor owners who tmable to provide suitable quarters for their animals, will he allowed to rent stalls at a moderate figure. The society will provide veterinarians to attend to the horses when they are 111, and will furnish the owners with healthy animals to take the place of the invalids. Rest farms will also be established and every horse will get a two or three weeks' vacation in the country every year. BOWLING OFFICERS ELECTED SPOKANE, ' March ; 13.—At a mating of j the delegates: of Hie western nowlinjt <-nnicm» held birr- today, Frank W. Smith of i Spokane,? wai elected * president •■■ for - the coming i year and A. L. Jenkins iwas? elected gfcretarr-tre»surer. ;JH. M.'» Reid -of Li-* ; Angeles «■«■ ; elected •: flmt tit lire»lrtetit,*C. 11. Rail of Portland, second tTire president.;and ,1. A. Mrifityre, of . Vancouver. B. C..'" third : »tee prpuldent...„t/w* An(TPI«-s ; was »»-l* t rrt ■ us the plare for 4 the ■ bnldinK ■' of * the mi 2 o^iirrosf. ;■"■ The ■ delegates" approred the ■ plan to T<w.«*the-1913-1914. toarnamentst to: Portland and Vanrourer. .' la» -Angeles;.- promises *$12,000 ■In prizes ■ fur ■ tie ' meet ■■ next 'jubSMMBBB Mrs. Jay Booth, Who Was Miss Dickinson Of Los Angeles SORORITY GIRLS ATTEND WEDDING Members of Kappa Kappa Gam* ma Society Journey South for Church Ceremony BERKELEY, March —M#ny members of the •' Kappa Kappa.Gamraa - sorority of the University of California attended, the wedding, at Los Angeles j today,*, of Miss Helen Dickinson, former college girl, and Jay Booth,'college graduate, -which . was . celebrated in Christ Episcopal church in the southern city. .- )- ""'-:-, .',, - ■"■ ■■ „■ " . :..-.' Miss Nora Dickinson, sister of the bride, was the maid of honor and the bridesmaids included a number of Berkeley girls. They were: Miss (Hive Trask. Miss Edna Bradford. Miss Fan- Hie Todd Carpenter and Miss Florence Brown. The ushers were: I>r. John F. Corran, Frank Van Tesmar, George Jaeger. John Phelps, Sterling Booth and Earl Booth. M:-. Booth is the daughter of Mr. and Mr«. p. k. Dickinson of Los Angeles and she is a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. During her college days she was popular on the campus. Booth is the son of Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Booth of south Pasadena. He is a member of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. Mr. and Mrs. Booth will make their home in the southern part of the state, where the groom has business interests. TESTIMONY GIVEN AGAINST MERRITT Dentist on Trial for Circulating False Prospectus to Sell Oil Stock oak LAM. March 15. — Testimony against Dr. C. Howard Merritt, a dentist who is accused of circulating a false prospectus in order to sell oil stock, was given today before Judge Brown. The trial is expected to occupy several day?. Stu«rt S. Hawrey. son in law of the late Harry \V. Meek, was the first witness called by the prosecution. Hawley, who Is an Oakland capitalist, testified that he interviewed Merritt in the latter'g office, was shown the prospectus there, and was told by Merritt that the company, of wliU-li the latter was president, had nil lands in Inyo county. Led hy State Mineralogist Anbury, the prosecution contends that neither Merritt nor his company had title to any land in Inyo county. For the purpose of proving this, the records of tlie United States 'land office at Independence will be introduced in evidence. M. L. Hadley, who was formerly in the employ of Merritt's company, testified that he compiled the prospectus in question. He said that lip did so on the strength of a report made to Merritt by an oil expert. The trial will be. resumed tomorrow. OI.DFIRM) MAKES A ”HOI.I.ER” LOS ANGTvLES." March 1:.. Incensed at the action', of the • enatMl - board ;of the - American automobile, association in suspending Chance ami a, number of others who officiated at'the, second outlaw', meet ' January -7. Barney Oldneld threatens to return to automobile racing and fight the Hill'i '\i V 1 )Ij^fffliif 1»l>mfI ' •,.;,-...; ; -. "., Oldflcld is. out with a i statement • that ■ when be sold his racing outfit for ?50,0U0 to a promoter supposed to be acting for the association and screed to quit racing for a year be wan assured that no j further • suspensions of his supporters would be mndfi^T&fllßtwgfpßiiiiTlJi^lliTjiflß^iliiii : ■ ••They v double crossed ' roe. and attempted to bolster up their game by suspending my friends " said: Oldfield '.today.".' "I»won't stand for <It and If they are not reinstated I will start another fleht that all the gold in the world will not end.','; " ..-. .:'• -, ■; ■-'; , ':..', :■' ' XI.ING STARTS FOR TK.VM i J. KANSAS CITY. March - IT. John Kllnjt, catcher; of the * Chicago . National league club! left "here today to Join his'«leam at ' Mineral Weil*. ' CANINE CHORUS GREETS NEWLYWEDS Advertisement by "Lonely" Couple, for Dogs Interrupts Honeymoon WANTED — By a lonely couple a do* of any kind or description. Apply mm Haste street. UKRKKi.KY. Hard) IS.—The foregwin£ advertisement printed in a local newspaper brought canines of every variety to the home of Mr. and Mre. Frank H. de Pne. who only yesterday morning; returned from their honeymoon to the southern part of*the state. There were big%r>jrs and little dogs. Some had pink bows, others spiked collars and still others had not reached tha collar class. Some were long: and shaggy, others were slim and sleek. The owners accompanied some; others wore left to the care of the Pc Pues, who found them tied to their front door. ft whs to a chorus of canine yelpe that the newly married couple entered their new borne. Then T>e Pue. who Is a court attache did some quick telephoning-. He summoned poundmaster Pete Rogers and his staff and all day Rogers was rounding up dogs at the Dc Puf home. T>e Pur- Is the son of Frank H. de Pue, head of the state bureau for the identification of criminals. Make the Liver Do its Duty , Nine times in tea when the liver i* right the •tomaeh tad boweU are right. CARTER'S LITTLE | 4F*^ UVER PILLS gently but firmly com-^J L_L__S» pel a lazy liver to ll">»JrL___^f > do iv duty. At p CARTERS Headache, and Dutrett after Eating. ■"■'; S»«ll Pill. Small Doi,, Sbull Prie. Genuine mutt beat Signature RfeducefourMfeight if% jp^y Bathing Use Louisenbad Reduction Salt (For the Bath) : , RrmoTn . Superfluous Fat .»nfl c!tm « *li»no>r. *flrm. rtyllsh flenr*. Merely - ns» * little twice a ■ -week In warm water when taking a bath, No need of tak!nt drags or i Rtarvlne yoartelf:' no need ■nt rtPTOtlnic i bourn 'to tiresome exerclne. or of wegrlng nnoomfortable redadDK irarmentt LouUenbad Reduction Salt enter* the pore* in a natural war. prevents formation of superfluous fat . unit rrdncMlt irhrre?: It rxlnt* ; ■ i>t > ;tran«lfor^lln^ the f«t Into titrenirth jttTlne Mood and muiicle. It brfnr« to your own tnh ffao salts such as are i found in the reducing bath gprings of Europe—patronized by roy ■ilt.T. famous for centuries. . - : Endorsed by the Medical Profession Praised by those -who hare used it. Wash Away Your Fat Reduce your flesh by a refrenhinr. tonlne hath. Glre Louisenbad Reduction Salt a fair trial. Price $1 per package, or 6 package I for $5. '.•■;.■■ ■■■-■':• * . . ■ For sale by The Owl Drur Co. and all other . *r*t class drur and department stores The trade, supplied by ; Lansrlry & Michaels Co m S. F. • STORAGE Auction Sale W« have received instructions from the Hall Warehouse company to sell at public auction at 1007 Clay street, near Tenth street, Oakland, Friday, March 17. at 1 o:n<i a. m., a fine line of parlor, ilininsr room, bedroom and kitchen furniture, rugs. Brussels carpets, etc. Also a large lot of merchandise and trunks. All must and will bo sold to paystorage and freight. Inspection Thursday afternoon. See legal notice. J. A. MUNRO A CO, Auctioneers. Public Administrator's Auction Sale of the jewelry of the late Charles Morris. Sale Friday, March 17. Soe legal notice. ABE P. LEACH. H. B. MEHRMAXN. Attorney. Administrator. J. A. MI'NRO A CO., Auctioneers. Get the Original and Gsnulna HORLICK'S MALTED MILK Tha Food-drink for All Ages. For Infants, InvaHds.fed Crowing children Pure Nutrition, up building the whole body' Invigorates the nursing mother and the aged. | Kich milkj malted grain, in powder form. A quick lunch prepared in a minute. Take no substitute. Ask for HORLICK'S. In No Combine or Trust Creme de Camelia A LIQUID POWDER Protects the skin from the effects of wind and sun. Preserves and beautifies the complexion. 50 cents at all Drugcists'. in California, sold everywhere. THE CALL'S \ I Branch Offices ii I Subscriptions. and advertise- '• ► ments will be received in ♦ I': San Francisco at the follow- ',', I ing offices: '•'■ t 1U57 X} 1'\ MORF STREET i Marks & Finck t Open until 11 o'clock every nl*h* i £ Miller's ■ Stationery stora ♦ ► 818 VAN NESS AVEvt t » Parent's ; Stationery Stor«- I > 2SOO KILLMOUB STREET " I k - Tr«"mayne"M , Branch ' . ' I XOTII; AXD-MARKET* STOBBTS ♦ *>. : Jackson's Branch - ♦-• I t)T» VAUBKCIA STREET f- HallMay'a.Stationery. gfoT- V I', SIXETEESTH ST. Nn CiiTnii I I Ma M - Bazaar. V.L uiuta*'™ * |*j44*tt M llltlMMMMlll

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