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Leader-Dispatch (Newspaper) - February 9, 1910, Piqua, Ohio WEATHES FORECAST Kain HAVE YOTT NEWS Of any description If call the Editor Homo phone Bell VOLUME OHIO WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 9 1910 PRICE 2 CENTS Miss Drexel Heiress Engaged to Marry an sSon Corporations Given Bearing Before House Committee RESENTS ATTACK Ail Witness Before investigating Committee Refreshes His Memory and Asks For Further Time to Col- I lect Data of Slater Transactions Outlook For Food Probe tion In Senate Is Encouraging No Opposition to Zuber Columbus O Feb 9 Attorneys representing public service tions of the state at a hearing the house committee on railroads and telegraphs on the public ties commission made it clear that they will seek to have the amended so that the right to grant franchises and fix rates for public service corporations will be taken from municipalities and conferred upon the proposed state board Judge F of the attorneys present and in re- sponse to questions said that he cor- committee when it no 13 a to consider recess of Governor Harmon but on the other hand Democratic opposition cropped out No one appeared to offer to the confirmation of the of John W Zuber as state fire marshal aa expected Mather said however that he was advised that General might to call to some legal aspects of the action of the governor In removing him SCOffS AT fU Boston Feb 9 Professor E C Pickering director of Harvard scoffed a i the report from Paris that C ami lie Flammarion French astronomer had been quoted j as declaring that wholesale extinction i of life will follow the passing of the earth through the nebulae of Halley's comet on May is That the cyanogen gas in the tail of the comet is of all life is doubted by Professor Pickering N Hagen of Springfield was who l do believe that the attorneys present and in re- said that However if he did it will have no weight with j favor this plan astronomers of standing as they Woods author of the said cur m the belief that there is it did not take authority of franchise no to be Mother grants from municipalities and i Earth had that experience once of that he would oppose any such amendment i There is every likelihood that the tomorrow will puss the i wards appropriating for j the legislative food probe This j was passed by tho house last week j The of Representative Smith j designed to permit the training of more apprentices in the trades was eaved from an early death when in- stead of being referred to the com- on labor which is hostile it went to the manufacturers tee Representative Shankland his to abolish Jhe state levy Each county under the will be required to raise a levy of one mill for school purposes and if does not furnish a per capita ance of for each school draft may be made upon the state revenue fund for the assessment on the counties is to be made in proportion to population for the support of the universities and for the payment of interest on the irreducible state school D E Brelsford the Dayton printer whose memory be so tive before the state graft committee returned to Columbus and asked for a conference with Chairman Beatty The two men were together for nearly two hours Chairman Beatty would only say after the conference Mr Brelsford had asked for more time in which to look up his papers and re- fresh his memory before going before the committee again and at his re- quest a further examination of the witness has been postponed to day of next week There will be no witnesses by the committee on Friday of this week as intended Mr Brelsford is a former partner of Mark Slater No Republican opposition developed passing through the tail and she is still with us Too many of these rumors are to the efforts of cheap sensationalists who desire free advertising BUM Kll TO STORY Chicago Feb Frederick and Moses W Joseph of New York founders of the New York Butchers Dressed Beef association appeared before Judge federal court which is investigating the leef trust to corroborate evidence given by Arthur Eloch It is on this mony that the government will rely to establish its contention that the il tional Packing company the concern which the is a trust bought j up or forced out of business small in- dependents in the east until the cago allied packers had a monopoly of the fresh meat business WANTS TAFT TO WELCOME TEDDY and the retail prices of such food products in the larger cities of the United States and also a comparative statement showing the cost of tion on farm It shall report the same to the senate with suggestions or to the remedy to applied to reduce the cost of and accompany its report suck in the i ion of the committee correct and move or causes enhanced the pnce of said article Said committee subcommittee is i i authorized to employ experts i ister oaths testimony send for persons and papers employ a j rapher to report its hearings and to have such New Yorker Pays Visit to White Nonce BIfi RECEPTION PLANNED John A Stewart President of of Republican Clubs of New York Says Occasion Will National In Its Scope and Nonpolitical Denies It is Part of Pian to nate Roosevelt For the Presidency In 1912 PAYS FOR DIPLOMACY j London Feb Berlin j of the Standard quotes Dr j Rohrbach well-known authority j on Asiatic affairs as asserting that China promised to repay the United j States for its diplomatic support by concessions to the United States Steel corporation Special to the Philadelphia Feb double engagement in te Drexel of Anthony J Drexel Jr to Gould and that of his ter Margaret Armstrong fco Guy Montagu ton Viscount ow great interest to society in Philadelphia and other cities The are as ivell known in New York more aind in foreign cities as in delphia where the great fortunes of tihe family were Mr and J Drexel and their son and spend most of their time abroad and Miss Drexel's en- gagement to an Englishman is Recently it was reported that her hand had sought by Prince son the Duke and of Braganza whose eldest son September married Miss Amita art of Drexel but the report w as A year a ago had it that Prince Christopher son of King of was a suitor for Dayton 0 Feb the banquet which will follow the meeting of the Ohio League of Republican Clubs to bt held here Saturday the following program has been Robert Kevin will preside as ton st master Wade Eliis will respond to The ident of the John Hays The National League of Republican Secre tary of Carmi A Thompson Halt Forward March We Are Com ing Father Abraham Three Hundred Thousand Charles H Grosvenor I Rise to a Point of Senator Charles Dick Ohio in the D D Abraham Congressman Nicholas Longworth A Republican in the Former Governor My ron T Herrick The Western Re serve of Ohio Former Lieutenant Gover nor Warren G Harding Progressive iMiss Drexel's hand and before that Harry M It had freely whispered in court circles that Prince Francis of Teck to wed ful Herfi is the son and heir of the Earl of sea who is also Earl of Nottingham ty A Phase of Lincoln's Con gressman Holingsworth Party mony enate Agrees Decisive Action Expected at Today's Session STRIKE OF COOPERS ENDED East Liverpool O Feb j men have been working at the j cooperage trade here and refrained I from being affiliated with the coopers j local union will seek positions j where thereby bringing to a close a j TO HAVE CHARGE ftt of the senate judiciary I strike that for a time had a serious i Resolution Includes Features of Three Different Prepositions but Will Bear Name of Senator Endeavor to Learn Whether sities of Life Have increased In Cost Since and If So Why Also Consider Tariff as Factor People Arm Re- sell Of Police Columbus 0 Feb is enjoying a reign of terror all of its own and citizens are arming selves as protection against burglars and men who operate in all sections ol the city with apparent im- munity from interference on Hie part of the police the past 20 days there have been 19 one of which resulted fatally to the victim and 38 burglaries in which there has not been a single arrest criticism on the employed by the police do part merit made by the local press Chief Carter has established a strict censorship on nil news at the city prison and is held in his action by Mayor Marshall As a result newspapers are obliged to obtain their news of a criminal nature from outside sources which has raised a howl of protest from leading business men aud citizens generally who argue that the public Is entitled to know just the city guardians are doing to suppress tho reign of lawlessness National Guard officers stationed j Washington Feb 9 The senate i will in all probability pass a lution today authorizing an i tion by a select committee into the cost of living A conference of the Republican members of the finance committee which was attended also by Senators Elkins Crane and Kean was at which the form of the resolution agreed on met the resolution V Fen -Like a j imported the finance com- name of nun of e paid Senator Jot hum P j Dakota the resolution SI 000 to help kill certain i the lines of bridge wss exploded in the j was the state senate during the trial of the j one pending before the Conger charges The man himself i committee it some of the Kansas City Mo Feb thetic which the faculty of the sas Medical college declares is to any other is the gift to the world of Dr Henry Thibault of Scott Ark The new anesthetic Is quinine which was never known until ly as a pain killer Startling claims are made for the new agent The fect of quinine when injected locally j lasts for days so that if tonsils are removed or bones cut from the nose there Is no for many days Cocaine loses its power shortly after the operation Quinine they say is absolutely safe It hardens the sues into which It Is introduced CASTRO REAPPEARS OX Washington Feb state de- was Informed of the arrival of Cipriano Castro former dictator of Venezuela at the Canary islands Castro has been spending some time since his hasty departure from last year at Santander Spain Washington Feb A art president of the League of Re- publican Clubs of New York and ft close friend of ex-President velt has an engagement to see dent Taft today to learn if it will entirely agreeable and convenient for the president to go to New York oa the occasion of the welcome home to be extended to Mr Roosevelt Before Colonel Roosevelt sailed for Africa said Mr Stewart and while aboard ship he was asked to permit to be made for bis homecoming in the way of like a popular welcome The former president did not refuse invitation but said that he preferred to keep the matter in abeyance for a while In a general way I should say that the welcome will be simple and and no attempt will be made at elaborate displays but rather to afford an opportunity for America to welcome a former president Full details of the reception will as Col- onel requests be forwarded to him at Khartoum and it is likely that a special committee will meet Mr Roosevelt in London and perfect arrangements It is expected that Colonel Roosevelt will arrive on date between the loth and the 21st of June The reception will of course be national in its scope and entirely nonpolitical Mr Stewart that the tion was plan to nominate velt for the presidency in 1912 President Taft will not be expected to join the crowd and go down to the pier to shout or to get on a revenue cutter and board the incoming er said Mr Stewart If he consents to lend his presence to the affair ha will be escorted to a reviewing and await Mr Roosevelt there BAVE CLOSE CALL Cambridge O Feb few utes after the night shift had the King mine near here fire was dis- covered in the tipple Property to the value of was Had the fire occurred a few minutes later after the new shift had into the mine 300 men would un- doubtedly have been entombed NEGROES LEGALLY EXECUTED Kansas City Feb of an attack on a woman Reynolds and John Williams negroes were hanged simultaneously Jn the county jail here Their execution marked the first time the death alty has been inflicted in Missouri for this crime OPPOSES BANK Washington Feb the postal savings bank case came up again for discussion in the senate Senator Burton opposed it because of alleged shortcomings He spoke of the omission of a reserve fund GIVING Albany In produced and was on the features of Senator when the senate adjourned j and includes n part nf Senator This man is Hiram C He had 1 The resolution the bren an employe of some one of the ho was 17 years old and he now lacks a year of score O hnr two children into the of neighbors Mrs Martina Kirts and a relative dropped from ho ond story of their home time to the flumes which started muler the stairway in her home ting TURKU TCI IX RIOT Chattanooga Tenn Feb 9 j name of Senator Elkins as It was reported by Senator i and it is understood that I Senator Lodge will lie chairman of j the will the i investigation In this the by on j joct wore brought into harmonious cord It is expected that Senators i Elkins and will bo pointed of the I following is the of the resolution as finally agreed upon and which undoubtedly will bo that there shall be at Hol were bie nt dwm construction ramp in which three Feb are apprehensive over the turn O'Neill 71 who has of affairs believing that the criminate of firearms by the of whiles to work under n pointed by the president of the foreman started a rare riot at ate a select committee of seven witit to sit the of senate or during the ns a mil Iro cv by a in- to an in- into the cost of living Arid nny Increase in the same since 1900 to ascertain whether tho price of the of life which into TO DOTH lived alone for mud may mean a 30 years froze to death in her bed in her homo at Miami n village near riot Hor was found SENATOR His Name Will Be Attached to the Senate Food Probe tain the cause or causes which have influenced said increase In ma king euch cial attention should be given by the to the subject of wages salaries and earnings and if in- crease in the same has kept with the increase in the cost of price if any of articles as meat grain provisions j rents cotton wool clothing lumber coal iron oil brick and cement stating in said report the price to the producer the wholesaler or jobber the retailer and the consumer at which said articles were distributed and sold in The year 1000 and the price for disposition and sale at tile present time It shall further be the duty of committee to ascertain the cost of production of said articles aud the cost of their distribution and sale when in the of the wholesaler and jobber retailer between the same periods if in the judgment rf the said committee such articles have been in price by son of the increased production of gold through the world and the ex- of the currency in the United States or by the tariff or other lation of congress or by any oly combination or conspiracy to con- regulate or restrain or foreign In the supply dis- or sale of such articles And the committee is and by subcommittee or otherwise to mAke a thorough gation of prices of food products on tht faring In various parts of the Feb land in an interview denounced Methodists of Rome and supported the action of Pope Plus in his refusal to receive Former Vice President Fairbanks He called the activity of the Methodists In the Italian capital as n Kills Wife's Parents Slashes Better Kill anJ Suicides Columbus O Feb be- cause Ms wife refused to return to his home in Marion Lyman Bolton 37 went to the home of her parents j Mr and Mrs Robert Larimore J neer residents of Sunbury Delaware i county and shot to death in cold j blood thD man and woman He then attacked his wife who had re- treated to the upstairs when the shooting began shooting her through the left ear and Stabbing her several times in the and on the hands with a before she caped to the home of a neighbor Bolton left the for a tew utes but returned and the tragedy by a bullet into his own brain Mrs Bolton was rushed to a pital in this city whore it la an- that her wounds arc not CREDITORS HARASS Vienna Feb creditors of Prince Miguel of Braganza who maiv ried Miss Anita of New York at Dingwall Scotland last ber unable to obtain settlement of their claims have seized the ture and other in the princess residence here removed them to an auction room VOLCANO ROUTS VILLAGERS Port Li m on C Keb ers near the volcano mv in flight following an eruption reported to be the worst in the history of tha mountain Streams of lava are ing through the fertile valleys at the foot of the mountain and villages towns and plantations are being TRIAL DIVORCE O FOG daya Judge granted a stx months trial divorce to Ralph and Lillio Amato of Lorain the couple before him and and of United States the wholesale price of Tho tragedy was they found could not i i j i
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