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Sandusky Star Journal, The (Newspaper) - October 21, 1911, Sandusky, Ohio THE HOME PAPER I TODAY'S NEWS TODAY S AN D U S RY S TAR -JOURNAL. FORTY-FIFTH OCTOBER LAST EDITION NUMBER 10 CITY MATRIMONIAL BUREAU IS FAILURE 'Rebels Defeat Chinese Squad- ron and Capture Cruiser and Admiral San. WAR MINISTER MUST MEET WITH SUCCESS His Failure to Win Decisive Battle May Mean Fall of SAN Octob- er blow has been dealt the imperialist troops about Hankow according to dispatches today to the Chinese Free Press. Imperial Admiral Sah has been captured after being overwhelmr ingly the dispatches say. The battle ertended along tj'ie river one Chinese cruiser be- ing captured. Two thousand were killed on both sides. Another Cruiser Sent. October The navy department continued the concentration of the Pacific spuadron near the scene of the Chinese rebellion today. The cruiser Albanese sailed from Man- illa for Shanghai. IBIS mm NOW THAT UNCLE SAM IS TAKING CARE OF IT. Rev. Richeson Sits in Said to Be Mental and Physical Wreck. MURDERED GIRL HAD NOT TOLD CONDITION Autopsy Reveals Fact That She j Was in Delicate Condition When Oct. physically and mentally a the Mayor James R. Hanna. of Des j Rev. Clarence V. sits today Moines. who established a mtmi-jin his cell on murderer's row in the cipal matrimonial bureau at the of nvir_ Moines city hall after several hadi street jail accused ol tne mui written him asking him to find them' der of Avls who he is said to wives and was have first betrayed under promise ot ed at the first day's business. The marriage. The details of the story as mayor waited in his office for two i slowly come to revealed at ready to tie nuptial knots tne show the girl was about of but not one couple put in'to become a mother. Some of Riche- an appearance. Mayor Hanna re-i son's friends are standing by him but cently addressed the Sunyendeand ne wil1 be asked to resign from his club here. Oct. is appar- ent here that the imperial government knew the result of the battle at Han- kow between its forces and the rebels more than twenty-four hours before it became public. Reports'of the reb- el victory gradually leaked out during the day. When the fugitive imperialists reach the main now mobilizing near Si knowledge of the re- it is will utterly de- moralize the while' the news travels along the Yaiig'tse river it pro- bably will cause important adhesions to the rebel cause. The foreign legations here believe tliat news from Hankow anxi Tun- Nan will mean' that the provinces south of the Yangtse-Kiang and also some on the north side of the river sooner or later will secede. The government acknowledges there is a serious situation in province of Hu-Nan. which it is be- lieved in Pekin means that Chan- has joined the revolt. Foreigners whose business it is to study China think the northern are not deeply affected by may rally around the Manchus. seems to de- pend on an immediate and successful advance by Minister of Yin who now men within 100 miles of but only the foreign ministry pretends to enjoy confidence in his promised at- tack. Already Yin Tchang is issuing proclamations offering pardons to all who the rebel standard. Yin Tchang says he- has made JHn- Yang-Chow his temporary headquart- ers and will proceed southward after the arrival of the fourth division of troops. It is stated that the plans of the rebels do not contemplate tbg .fle- structlon of bridges over the Ye'low river. Their object rather is to lure the imperial troops south and bring about an uprising in north j thus placing the imperialists between two fires. The ultimate pur- pose is to make one of the cities on the Han river capital of the empire. The. worst feature of the situation in Shanghai is the stringency of money. Several native banks in Shanghai have suspended payments. A loiin of in new currency cf Nanking sent to the official banks has partially relieved the situ- but business is at a and a crisis is threatened. There are eighteen foreign warships at Hankow and others are proceeding there. Many foreign vessels also are at seaports on the Yangtse-Kiang. The American shins at Hankow are the gunboats Villalohos. Helena and El Ono. The American torpedo boats Barry and Dale are at Shanghai. pastorate. That Miss Edmands knew of Rk-he- son's at with Miss Linnell seems certain. Girl friends say that Miss Linnelll frequently vis- ited the pastor in 'Cambridge and was there once when Miss Edmands drove calling a greeting to Richeson. I Trie only missing link in the.. chiiu-of. Judge Bordwell Decides That Veniremen Cannot Be Ac- cepted Who Hold BOTH SIDES ARE PLEASED Men .Who Think Times Was Destroyed By Gas or Dyna- mite Off the Jury. LOS evidence which the police have built is as to when Miss Linnell was given the poison. They expect to be able to furnish this within a few the whole question now hanging on whether it can be shown Richeson was with the girl on the day of her death. The searchlight of investigation is now being thrown on every phase of Richeson's life. Members of his church assert that he chose the sensa- tional in his sermons assailing vice but generally avoiding great Biblical texts. This was displeasing to the older members but his popularity with the younger members and women held him in charge. The silence of Rev. Richeson will be broken tomorrow according to Rev. Charles. who will fill .his.pulpit. He says Richeson is preparing a SRANDPAP NO UOJHOEP- One Site and Two buildings Could Be Secured for It Is Claimed. OFFICIALS NOW PLAN FOR FUTURE OF CITY Retention of Present Buildir Means Expense and More Would Meet Re- _ a jaror who holds an opinion which i statement to be read to his congrega- would require strong evidence to re- tion from the pulpit by Cross. Rev. Mr. Richeson. according to move regarding whether the Times the evidence upon which he is was destroyed by gas or purchased from William Hahn. an is not .unbiased enough to serve onjfriend and a the McNamara jury is the taken by Judge Bordwell. This posi- tion pleased both the state and de- fense. With four jurors seated sub- ject only to challenge a recess was taken in the trial today. It is expected three of the jurors will be challenged. To form an adequate idea of the HUNG IN EFFIGY. Giants and Athletics Would Use Boots if They Played at Shibe Park. October Until early noon today an effigy of the Rev. Richeson swung from a tree in front of the Baptist church where he met Avis Lin- nell. The figure was hung late last night by members of the con- gregation immediately after the significance and importance of the McNamara one needs but ob- serve the extreme care that is taken by both sides to fight out the most weekly prayer .minute details of procedure in Some of the members most thorough and painstaking Protested ner. Days are spent where hours or minutes would suffice in ordinary cases. Judge Bordweli desires that his record shall be and he of the and called a Oct. 21. game between the Athle- tics and Giants was again postpon- ed today. Starting late .last night tjhe rain came down in tor- rents and Shibe park was con- verted into a lake. Unless the sun comes out and winds aid in drying the field it will be heavy for play Monday. meeting of the deacons but they returned a report that nothing wrong had been done. The I RflDO TARKINfiTflN uly ure hung to the tree until a travel- ing man cut it unable to stand the sight any longer. makes his rulings only after exhaus-i tive arguments have been made. Picture a talesman replying to questions put to him by Attorney Le Compte Davis for the defense. That -round-faced with a few re- maining hairs sticking straight uji pot. and with a seri- 0 n i M aoout to become a Pla.cld Violet at whose home is trying to nnd out if tne R M mdiesoli is talesman has made up his mind While interest continued keen and it seemed that sentiment in favor of the sale rf the Central fire station was growing officials and wers not ready to close the deai. Instead Iney are going ahead with plans for the future so that they may be certain of the city's posi- tion should the Butler bid be ac- cepted. Chief objection to the sale it would has come from taose who or profess to that to secure new sites and erect new build- ings would cost the city many thou- sands of dollars more than csn be realized from the sale of the present building. Ccuncilmen answered this Saturday by giving some figures. The station is ia such condition that repairs are neces- sary and if the property is retained by the it will probably cost to put it in good shape. ditional or a total of the councilmen believe that .the city can buy one new site for a fire station and erect two station buildings. The last station house built by tie city a. few years the No. 5 cost With these figures as a basis for couneilinen are confi- dent one site could be purchased and two buildings erected for Their plan is to abandon the No. 2 fire sta- i combining it with the eentrai station so as to provide a big crew of vr A r A firemen and plenty of .apparatus. The If I V J-JfJ AT A K i station would then be located JL MJllLL TJlXIwhere tie No.. 2 fire station j stands. This would leave up to the 11 the purchase of a good site for a station. Hiram Window the First Depositor and Hei the at an expense of more than it must otherwise would secure two new and modern properly located and saited to the needs of the depart- ments. The purchase of automobile of would be addi- tional but this expense must be met in the near future no matter what Is done about the station project. A lo- cal the Sandusky Auto and Motor Truck is now in posi- tion to furnish the necessary auto simply placing them under Ullll 'NO RUSH Al OPENING Did Not Wait Long for Opening of the Depart- ment. ould notice A rush at the opening of the San-1 foreigners expected to take advan- dusky postal savings bank Saturday j tage this opportunity of depositing their money. Uncle Sam in place the money in local banks which have qualified as depositories. To open an account with the postal savings bank requires about as much red tape as to secure a marriage li- cense. The depositor must be a patron of the office and must give his date of race or father's enough cyanide of potassium to kill ten persons. His he is said to have was to kill a dog which he did not want to live Because IVifc of Author and Playwright Asks Separation and Custody of Child. morning not so that you When the window in the postoffice bearing above it the sign. Sav- ings was opened at by Edward who is in one man was waiting. He had stop- ped in on his way to work and found no one ahead of him. While in other cities men and boys have stood in line for nothing of the kind took place here. The man who had the honor of 1 a living at 632 Adams and em- ployed at the store of S. H. Knox Co. His deposit certificate was No. The amount of his deposit of uouise. a oC'Li'el between him and Sam. He waited about five min- t0da iaiesnian nas mane up ins mum map.. fi-rmi ohnrt- Mov j. i i in a serious coiiuiuoji rrom nei nerd Sn SuT G' a IllCLH ClXllllH.0 yj rnn 1-1 Tl n 1 P S 1 P T fl Tl H __- -__ _ n ___- _ _ -DlvJOKimc cstatt ailu ilia serve as a and fences with lawyer to avoid direct answers will tend to disqua'.uy him. Question after question is pro- pounded by Davis in ineffectual efforts to clear the point of bias. Dis- trist Attorney Fredericks and his as- sisants fight by objection and argu- ment to hold the talesman wno out almost invita- tions to her which was to i have been one of the season's social i events in aristocratic Brookline. With her mother and father she has stoutly defended her fiance against intima- tions that he was implicated in the death of Avis Linnell. In his statement Druggist Hahn wifp i c utes icr the- department to known author and v to Saturdav morning filed suit for there had been ten dep0siio'rs. At cubtoay tinle was there a rush. The number of was entirely satisfactory and Postmaster Schippe'l was much pleased. It is believed that within a few days the. number of de- present Talk cjf injunction or mandamus suits was characterized Saturday as A published report that interested in purchasing the station might seek a court order to compel name and mother's Christian'or given ithe to sel1 'tv'as said to be entirely name. Certificates are issued for de- erroneous. There was some talk'of posits of and Special stamps are issued for amounts of less than he believes that manv labor _ are lawless men. but savs 'Richeson came to my store Oct. i knew him nncl he knew for positors will be quite Manv strong evidence might cause him change his mind about the guilt innocence of the defendant. All this time Clarence ner-'mary I had often seen and talked with him 'when he was a student at the sem-i One hundred nen today are fac- NEWARK. 0.. Oct. Johanna Foley was horsewhipped by a neigh- bor. 0. after the it was had accused him cf the murder of his who was tilled on a railroad crossing in this citv. ofr'Page on Page WHY NOT THE LISBON. October his October in a i three-room cottage was j and all his household burning sulphur mine at cept the bed he occllpied_were stolen. D'ye notice how j the' average j like the average j is only on I hand when the sun j shines. I going into the courts to compel Mayor Lehrer to sign a deed should Director Hauser decide to sell and the declined his but this was not taken seriously lor the that the mayor has not yet finallyf de- termined what his course will nor has the safety director. The possibil- ity of an injunction suit is equally far away since the proceedings have legal throughout.. ROCKEFELLER IS NOT AFFECTED BY CANCER Local rains this afternoon ing a horrible death. rescue have failed. Attempts M'NAMARA JURYMEN FACE FOUR MONTHS' YET PLACES ARE IN DEMAND BY SEEKERS FOR EASY WINTER JOBS kitchen lamps and linen were gone McCauley awoKe. Even pictures had been taken from the walls. NEW Oct. practically head of the Rockefeller business .since the retire- ment of John returned from En-. rope today with his personal or Sunday i Dr. W. S. Chappell. Dr. Chappell de- generally fair. Cool- nied Rockefeller was suffering from er tonight. cancer. Temperature at 7 a. m.. one year 44. Sun rises Sunday at a. m. and sets lit p. rises Monday a. m. and sets at p. m. Maximum wind velocity for 24 hours ending at noon eight miles northeast at Friday evening. 0-. Oct. were sent cut by che Ohio agneuiu..- al experiment stauon to bewnre ot fraudulent agents for forestry stock. Secret Rushed to Aberdeen to Capture Man f Making ST. PAUL. Oct. information from the authorities at S. that an unknown man had been making threats to assassinate Presi- dent Taft when he comes there Mon- day Secret Service Operative McManus left here hurriedly this afternoon to effect his capture. Taft in South Dakota. s. Oct. dent Taft began a three paigm in insurgent South Da'kota to- day.. delivered five speeches. lEWSPAPESl It's tough to be held prisoner for four months when one hasn't done anything more serious than to fail to j from an opinion as to the or in-S nocence of the McNamara brothers yet j that is the fate to which twelve' men good and to be condemned. The men are well cared and plenty are willing to serve. THE REAL SELFISH INTEREST What is the motive back of opposition to the project of selling the central fire and police This is something which taxpayers should understand. All those favoring the project will concede the right of any citizen to oppose it for legitimate reasons. It appears thus that practically all of the opposition is coming from the morning organ. Rival bankers are not the but instead are urging it. business property are openly declaring themselves in favor of it. XO ONE HAS YET COME OUT OPENLY OVER SIGNATURE IX OPPOSITION'. Little attention would be paid to the morning organ's opposition except for the t that it has intimated that there are personal or sel- fish reasons on the part of some people for favoring the sale. This sheds en the real situation. It looks very much as if the morning or- being located on Water does not want Market street im- proved. There is the selfish interest. In it is consistent with its past opposing anything that would improve and upbuild the city. If the property is worth so much more than has been bid for why does not someone come forward with a Why was RO higher bid The it is is not equal to that demand- ed for the land now occupied by the Mahala block ruins. Do the people. want it held at such an exorbitant price that no one will buy Would they favor more Mahala block standing year after a dis- grace to the What the city wants is a deal which will mean upbuilding and pro- gress. Hot mere speculation. Every citizen has an interest in this. Telephone Merger Until i Figures Have Been I gated and I The fax value of Erie '.cunty tele- phone property was increased by f-'9 i state tax from to This more thau trebles the valuation. In Ottawa ooan-- I ty the increase was from SH3.000 to i The figures are of special in view of- t'ne proieca to merge Uv telephone systems. The utilities cotr.- mission at Columbus announced Fri- j day that there will be no telephone j mergers unless the valuations prop- erty involved are corroborated I by official inquiry and approved by ths j commission. While there ia a differ- ence of opinion as to the commission 1 J authority to appraise it i- jsists it has the undisputed right L.. j prove or disapprove. The ruling will have no effe f i n tie I pending merger deal here. dljix I to Manager oil the ky Telephone As to tax Mr. Steiaksimp said the flururea ail right Ottawa county hut I he thought they nrere a little too for Erie NjpWSPAPFRrlflCt lamias .i. .5.J O-4. .S.j.Sx.8 S S Sc 5 ;