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La Crosse Tribune, The (Newspaper) - August 2, 1906, La Crosse, Wisconsin t THE TRIBUNE IS THE OFFICIAL NEWSPAPER OF THE OF THE COUNTY OF LA CROSSE Official Newspaper of La Crosse County The Tribune has the largest daily newspaper in Western Wisconsin Paper Not Owned by a T VOLUME III NUMBER 58 LA CROSSE WISCONSIN THURSDAY AUGUST 2 1906 PRICE TWO CENTS EAT ffi St Petersburg Quiet Today is REPORTS ARE CONFLICTING Cruiser Commander Killed and Czar's Yacht Ready to Sail Dispatch ST PETERSBURG Aug It is officially announced that the mutiny at Kronstadt is ended Seize Cruiser ST PETERSBURG Aug crew ol the cruiser mutinied and killed the commander and four officers The battleship Slava was ordered to find and sink the tineer Late arrivals from Kronstadt say the disorder there has been quelled for the time being The spirit of the men at the garrison however is gerous and further outbreaks arc y ST P ET E RS B U R G A ug c latest from says the two islands arc ablaze Three thousand mutineers are said to be on the point of surrendering as they arc ally without ammunition or food Admiral Is Wounded The mutiny at Kronstadt continues with serious lighting and the ties are known to be a- hundred Admiral is among wounded The imperial yacht Polar Star with steam up is lying at the pier below palace The Ringleaders of the rebellious companies of the Samur regiment at commanding the gate at Derben have been handed over to Cossack commanders Sveaborg Fortress Aug dispatch says the trained control of the whole Sveaborg fortress except the Island of ham explosion of a magazine at island killed forty Loyal troops lost heavily in the Fort Constantino Saved The mutineers seized Fort tino but were dislodged and com- to surrender besides having a hundred killed and many wounded Some mutineers escaped to I inland bv steamer Loyal Troops Arrive ST PETERSBURG Aug Troops sent during the night round the Kronstadt garrison arrived this morning Subsequent ments are a mystery One report says four mutinous ships from Helsingfors arrived at the Kornstadt garrison with guns trained but that HO shots were Capital Is Quiet WASHINGTON D C Aug Ambassador of St Petersburg cables the state department that the revolt of soldiers in that city has been ELK COMMITTEES FRIDAY Meeting Tonight Will Hear Informal Story of Work go in The meeting of convention committees of the Elks be held tomorrow at which all reports must be made to the executive committee At the meeting this evening official reports of the convention committees will not he made but statements will be received of the progress of the work by the lodge and the affairs will be reviewed At meeting the new house matter will come up the com- on furnishings etc probably making a report Tt is expected there will be a large number of candidates for initiation and as this is the last lodge meeting before the biff convention next week a big attendance of members of the order is expected Reception Committee Felber Out ot Town AND CHICKEN TOO ONE CHASED IN AN AUTO By Constable as he Sought to Evade Service of Papers If the Central suit in which mi- stockholders of that company seek to recover damages for the im- proper leasing of the plant by its di- rectors to the light trust as the result of an alleged conspiracy to eliminate lighting and power competition through a transaction in which the de- fendant directors would personally profit is tried at the September term Unique Picnic Attracts Large Crowds Esch Talks on River of the circuit court Charles The executive committee of who is also manager has appointed the following committee to have charge of the re- ception and general entertainment of the visiting F Hankerson F R H'artwcll E A G Gordon C S Van O Sorensen Wu A J W Skinner R T Case J A Elliott William T W Tarbox M F Platz F VV A E D It Palmer M F Hayes T J Parian J iS Hougan A F J E William F M cox J D dc Ranitz S J La VV H Funke J P Salzer W Meyers W B Sprawl J M1 ger C F White S Fairbairn J P Luxem C Ml C W Hunt E C Raymond W Hosly S R Conger P Lutz R E- Bigham D J Williams Fred J L Linker H C Evenson W V cler C A Worth S H Palmer T Thompson E C Bartl Lester E S Dittman H H G E Taylor Olat Elton The executive which has had charge of the ments F H Hankerson president W A secretary F P Hixon F A George H Gordon F R Henry Guild C S Van E A John C Burns J VV Skinner E L Col- man O J H M Bochm Robert Felber of the cannot di E company be made a party defendant Constable Louis has been unable to get service on Mr Felber The latter has been out of the city having gone July 26 after the drafting of the complaint and it is announced at the store that his stay be Constable served the pers on three defendants July 22 without difficulty but not only was he unable to get service on Mr Felber at ali but he failed to serve on J E Willing until July 28 several days after the service was first attempted finally served the papers on Mr Willing by spotting that gentleman in front of the Savage blacksmith shop on North Third street berg pressed City Attorney into service and pounced down upon Mir Willing before he could again disappear He says Mr Willing told him he had been ing Main street for days to escape vice and that lie had not even dared FINDS GRAFT IN SLAND ARMY to go to cigar store where he buys his cigars for fear of being seen by the Today was the last day during which the service could be made in time to get the case before the court at the September term Attorney W F Wolfe counsel for the plaintiffs said today that if Mr Felber returned he could be made a witness in the case but could not be made a party plaintiff No intimation as to the in- tentions of the plaintiffs regarding this new complication was given out f suppressed and that the city ts now Dispatch MANILA Aug eral Wood investigating the accounts of the army construction department has discovered graft extending over a period of four years Four quarter- master and two clerks have been dered here from the United States to RACINE MOB IS AFTER ASSAULTER Special Tribune Dispatch He declares report of a mutiny aboard the Russian warships is denied Showers tonight and probably Friday cooler I Warmest 82 coolest 70 wind 8 miles The river will continue to fall steadily of water a fall of SOO CANAL EXPERT ASSISTANT ON Dispatch WASHINGTON D C Aug Joseph Ripley former superintendent Soo canal was appointed cipal assistant engineer of the ma canal RACINE Aug armed mob of fifty chased bert Bowes aged 28 in the streets this morning after an assault on a girl The police rescued him er he was badly injured The jail may be stormed he Board and its guests did not do anything at all but put away tod ay TWO SUBPOENAS And Scores for Small Fry In prosecution of Oil Octopus JUGGLING BONES Erie County Auditor is Con- of Graft on Dead Bodies Dispatch BUFFALO N Y Aug John W former auditor of Eric county was convicted at Warsaw this morning of grand larceny for stealing from the public funds in connection with a contract for the removal of bodies from a cemetery here Roland Conover a contractor lias already been convicted of grand larceny and awaits tence He testified that false warrants were issued and thru the money was equally divided Con- over piled up the human bones and called each pile a body The first annual and of Board of rade was held in Dresden park cross the Dresbach today s the weather was favorable several attended The Fountain City and barge left he levee with the picnickers at and 10 and u and t in the after- oon Launches made trips to the ark at regular intervals during the av Promptly at 12 the serving of the oast ox began and continued ut intermission during the entire Besides the roast ox plenty f other delicacies were served uts bananas and lemonade were free the only thing that was old on the grounds were cigars During the afternoon Congressman ohn J Esch delivered an address Talks on Transportation Congressman Esch in his address up the matter of river transpor- ation and improvement and rates generally Mr Esch to what has been done for the improvement of the Mississippi and f the plans for the six-foot channel hich he believes is sure to come a short time He pointed to he Panama canal as the connecting to make the Mississippi one of he greatest arteries of commerce in loming generations Mr Esch also spoke of the improvements in railroad trans- facilities in this A baseball game between the La teams was ed on the picnic grounds This being the first event ot the kind given by the board of trade as many as could attended It was decided that the stores would not be closed for the afternoon the merchants reaching this conclusion on of the refusal jobbers and manufacturers to colse their The barbecue was an unique affair and an entire success It was ed by nearly all of the business and professional men in spite of the fact that the stores did not close There re many ladies present Supper will also be served this in- and the crowds will begin CHICAGO Aug sub- poenas for important witnesses in the Standard Oil company investigation were forwarded to New York today A dozen others were sent to land and many were placed in the hands of local officers for service District Attorney Sullivan of land has arrived to aid Assistant At- torney General and Special Counsel Morrison Sullivan brought a large bundle of documentary dence for use in the grand jury room Monday Soak Us Just the Same TOLEDO O Aug dard Oil company announced another cut in the price of crude oil 3 cents in the cast and i cents in the west making a cut of 6 cents east and 4 cents west this week Excessive re- are alleged to be the cause LIENSTEIN HURT IN COLLISION OF E COMPANY OFFICIALS CAW IN CAVE-IN AND SMOTHERED Dispatch DENVER Colo Aug cs of L A Thompson secretary Treasurer V W Mothers and Super- Tempest of the Apex ng company were discovered in a icl in the Mickey mine this morning They attempted to leave the mine by this exit and were caught a cavein and smothered ing at about dark THIRTY DROWN ON FERRY BERLIN Aug ferry on eula river near sank and thirty were drowned JOE A PAPA AGAIN City Clerk Joseph Sieger is the father of an Andy a rag picker and ron gatherer was run into by Lafe local transfer man on the corner of State and Seventh streets at today They were driving down State street and was a tle in advance of Allendorf When came to Seventh street tried to turn going ahead of dorf The pole of Allendorf's wagon caught the wagon of about amidships and ihc horses could c backed up wagon was overturned and the contents of old iorn and rags scattered over the street The horse struggled to its feet and started to kick itself clear breaking the harness into bits but had just started to run when he was stored by a Tribune reporter What was left of the harness was and it discovered that both hind legs of the horse cut badly By this time a crowd had helped the unfortunate brew to collect his scattered belong ings The axle of the wagon was splintered ui two and was damaged was thrown clear of thi box or he might have been badly hurt As it was his face was scratched Allendorf was not hurt at all Mr said he would bring suit against Allendorf PROPERTY TRANSFER B S and wife today trans property in the city lo Imo gene A Houghlon for FOUR DEAD AND TWO WOUNDED IN BATTLE WITH SHERIFF HARTJE TESTIMONY ALL IN PITTSBURG Pa Aug All timony in the case was in at ORANGE W SHORT LOS ANGELES Cal Aug The orange crop in southern nia will be 20 or 30 per cent under the crop of the season just Climatic conditions this spring are the cause Dispatch LEXINGTON Ky Aug men are dead and two ed as a result of a bloody battle last night between the sheriff's posse and the Martin faction of the feudists in Knott county The Martins number fifty men and are entrenched on Beaver Creek They refuse to surrender Unless the Martins give up in twenty-four hours Governor ham will be appealed to to send troops Marvelous Chapel Scene of Service FOUR BISHOPS OFFICIATE Most Elaborate Ceremony at Opening of 000 Edifice More than three hundred of the ters of the Franciscan society and be- tween eighty and ninety Wisconsin and Minnesota today took part in the elaborate consecration of the new dollar chapel the at which Rl Rev Bishop James of this city officiated by Bishops Fox of Green Hay Schinner of Superior and of Archbishop ier of Milwaukee found it le to attend at the last moment The ceremony of the consecration al 6 this morning At high mass an ceremony was celebrated At noon an elaborate banquet was t the visiting clergy al the St convent dining hall which was specially decorated for the occasion There were many visitors who the ceremony as many as there was room fter the priests and sisters had been The ceremonies will conclude this veiling with the procession of the sacrament from the old chapel o the new of perpetual 011 Of Rare Magnificence The interior of the is not betrayed by tile plam rick exterior although the cnt lofty form and artistic stability f the structure appeals lo one at lance and makes one eager to look As all chapels and convents arc the is built in the form of a cross nd adjoins the convent proper on mith swinging doors of lid bronze connect the buildings new structure is as nearly as human skill can make it The and a few of the wood carvings ind banister rails arc of mahogany quartered oak but il would be- extremely difficult to burn even these ind there is no wood in the balance of lie structure In the chapel nine huge pillars of stucco on either isde extend to the Myriads of lights siU er and gold and shining marble and the varicolored decorations n one grand harmony of beautiful ect attracts the eye hither and er until one is utterly lost in the blaze of art Colored window scenes on cither side arc most elaborate and portray a number of scenes These dows came from where the most beautiful colored glass he world arc made and of which there arc two dozen samples in this chapel The lofty columns with the arched ceilings descending to the glass windows give one the general Romanesque idea Above sanctuary a also of colored glass allows the light to penetrate from dozens of electric globes be- tween the colored windows and the outer windows The ceiling is finished in cream color and gold The frescoing is done in gold gold leaf being used in the finishings All the stations arc ed out of wood and covered gold They arc most elaborate and beautiful Thirty massive deliers of the most expensive sort nish the light in the main auditorium Continued on page 6
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