Sandusky Star Journal, The (Newspaper) - September 30, 1911, Sandusky, Ohio
AY j THE HOME PAPER -JOURNAL FORTY-FOURTH YEAR SEPTEMBER LAST EDITION NUMBER 304 King VictorMaf Declare Martial Law in Italy to Demonstrations of Anti-Militarists Which Be- come Dangerous. Turkish Cabinet Sends Note to Powers Asking for Interven- tion and Intimating That a Serious Struggle Will Fol- low Unless They Cities September between France and Russia to intervene for a termination of the Turkish- Italian troubles is almost momentarily imminent according to officials of the foreign office today. The powers are alarmed over indications that the trouble may become a continental trouble. Seize Turkish Transport. September demonstrations in Italy against the Turkish war are Becoming formidable according to meg- sages smuggled across the frontier today. King Victor is considering a declaration of martial law throughout the country. The Italian squad- ron off Tripoli has seized the Turkisn transport Derna which arrived with the new Turkish munitions for war and reinforcements for the troops. The Turks did not resist. Send Appeal to Powers Italian Squadron Has Gone to Intercept the Turkish Ships at Constantinople. Sept. cabinet today drafted an appeal to the ''frlendlyand humanitarian feeling of the t oprevent consum- mation o fthc Italian grab of Tripoli. The note will be sent to all powers. Leaders of the government do__not fry to disguise the embarrassment of the country's position as without a navy the army is powerless. The Uni- ted States has been asked to look after Ottoman interests in Italy. A grave danger in Turkey is that ot a reactionary uprising under rover of the excitement. The Moham- medan priesthood which has always hated young Turks are endeavor- ing to convince the masses that the present troubles are due to the new government. War Minister Chefket Pasha is hast- ening troops to all threatened coast points and although he cannot raise the blocadf. will certainly put a speedy end to landings on Turkish soil. Trukey it clear to all antions that she wonM not submit to losses i of territory without a fight. I Martial-law-has been j stantinople but an appeal i-sued foi the people to remain loyal. The Italian fleet shelled Preveza wrecked the government building and troops are reported landed. Turks and Greeks Fight. Sept. is in progress on the Turko-Greek front- ier. The skirmishes are bel'oved pre- liminary to the general Greek cam- paign. Turkish troops are occupying Thessaly. Eesides attempting to take Crete from Greece the Turks are in their action by frightening Europe by a thraet of a wide spread Balkan outbreak intervening in the Italian trouble. The of such an out- break is great. Not only Turkey and Greece but Bulgaria might be involved in such a struggle. Other small coun- tries in that district would be drawn j in and Turkey knows the powers fear the result of such a struggle. TRANSPORTS SUNK BY THE TURKS United States Will Remain Neu- tral in the it is An- nounced at Sspt. naval en- gagement is momentarily expect- ed batween the Italian fleet sent to intercept the Turkish squadron now at Constantinople under the American Admiral Buckman. The Turks are hopelessly outclassed but Buckman undoubtedly give a good account of himself. A more or less effective blcckafie has been established by the ItaU ians of the western -Turkish cosst. An Italian cruiser went ashore to- day at Tripoli according to here. Two barges of Italian soldiers were sunk by Turkish ships in the seal They weie presumably trying to land on Moslum territory. MAY SEND RIVAL IN WAKE OF PRESIDENT. Austria is Worried. Sept. began mobilizing troops today on the Aus- trian frontier. The move is not un- Serstood hors. Italy is known to have desired to regain its Austrian provinces but that it should endsaver to do so now is deemed incredible. With the news actual fighting has started in Tripoli European di- plomacy is straining Every nerve to- ward narrowing the field of war. H Is recognized there is danger of a Spread and the wires are being kept hot between the various cn-iitn's. Confirmation of Italy landing troops in Tripoli is king but reiiabl'' nr. Is meager owing to the censorship lhat has been established. It is con- firmed that Italian warships are at- tempting a blockade of Turkey's west- Jrn ports. Surrender Demanded. Sept. dispatch from Tripoli The Italian squadron which had been cruising in_ thi- offing. came close in shore Friday and the de- stroyer Garibaldi.no steamed in to the harbor at noon flying a white flag. Great crowds gathered-- and watched her approach. After reconnoitering. the destroyer launched a boat which j came to the beach. An officer landed. He was preceded by a bluejacket car- rying a white flag. Turkish soldiers surrounded thfi pair. The officer asked for the Turk- ish commander When taken to he formally announced that tire Ital- on Page Si Uncle Sam Neutral. .WASHINGTON. Sept. Unil- States will remain neutral and ob- serve the hostile blockade abcr.t Tri- the state department an- lounced today. GETS EOAD BACK 0.. Sept. j Short which has been operated by the Big Four between lit. Oilead and Hdison is be abandoned. Several years ago the village of Jit. Giload built the Short connecting it with the Big Four and leased it. Now that the Big Four is about to give up the lease Mt. Gilead finds itself with a railroad on its hands and no one to operate it. First Biow in LONDON. blow in the war with Turkey was struck Friday afternoon when an Ital- jan cruiser attacked and sent to the bottom a Turkish destroyer in the har- bor of Prevesa. in and landed troops. Italian troops were landed st Tripoli and Benghazi. H is be- lieved that there was 'no resistance lo the landing of troops following out policy of Turkey adopted at. a meeting. The government hoped by adopting that attitude that Italy would not the Tripolitans as a conquered people. Matters' have so far that it is doubted in the best informed circles here if tho porte can restrain the eagerness of the Turkish troops for war. That there was disagreement within government itself is evidenced 3y the fact that.immediately ing the peaceful the Turkish cabinet resigned. Said president of the has appointed grand vizier and Kai- nil foreign minister. Ma- wound Shefket Pasha will continue is minister cf war. It is believed thst the turn given iffiirsv- by tonight's vill compel Turkey to fight. September Insurgent republicans who attended the anti-Taft conference in October called by Secretary Wal- ter L. of the progressive will have several weighty problems to solve. One of the greatest of these is whether or not it will be advisable for Senator LaFollette to maKe a swing around the country in the wake of President in an effort to off- set the effect of Taft's v in cities where he has been enthusiastically received. Every republican insurgent in con- gress has been importuned to be pres- and invitations extended to prom- inent progressives among them James R. Medill Mc- Gifford Rudolph Spreckles and Charles F. Crane. Strike Order is Being Generally Obeyed and More Will Be Out Next Monday. REACHES FROM MIDDLE WEST TO THE Bill Fry hez quit' trading eggs for su- I Sheriff Reuter. After Hard Lands Two Sicilians Near Pittsburgh Early Today and Now Seeks Requisi- tion gar th' store and A.bout 5600 in Stiletto and Revolver Found hez started in on his T n n r -r u n rv i i in But ivien Refuse to Talk Suspects m Bed wife's Were Quickly Overpowered By Showers late tonight or Sun- warmer Sun- President Kline Is Confident That Other Unions Will Sup- port Federation say. Temperature at 7 a. m. one year ago 55 degrees. Sun rises Sunday at a. m. and sets at p. rises Monday at a. m. and sets at p Maximum wind velocity for 24 hours ending at noon today 30 miles north- west at Friday afternoon. Sheriff Herman Reuter returned to Sandusky Saturday morning from where at 1 o'clock in the he placed behind the bars of the central police station Dominick Seldaggio and -Roche Kia- weloh. suspected of the murder of 3 Sicilian quarryworkers at Ksileys week. Shortly after the assisted by four Pittsburgh raided a shack in the foreign colony at East suburb of and after a brief arrested the two former companions of the three murdered islanders. The arrested men rn'i have been positively identified as those who fled from the island. III.. Sept. men members of the sys- tem federation of the Harriman REFUSED TO ACCEPT KIMiViEL AS HER SON lines and Illinois Cantral strucK today in an effort to enforce rec- ognition of the federation by the railroad heads. Unless their de- mands are met labor leaders de-. clare the strike will spread all over America. From points all over the middle and far west the men walked out in orderly fash- ion. From every point along the Harri- man lines walkouts are reported. Three thousand men left the shops at Ten'n.. Paducah. and East St. Louis. and scores of oth- er points teaching to the Pacific coast were affected. At San 500 men struck. The strike order came after consul- tations over the long distance tele- phones between Presidents Kline of blacksmith's Ryan the carmen and Franklin of the boiler- makers at Kansas City and O'Connell of the machinists at Davenport. President O'Sullivan of the sheet met- al who already had agreed to the iime left for from where ho will conduct the fight. As soon as the. day and hour had been decided the following message was sent to the officers of all local unions efforts have failed. Mr. Krutt- schnitt refuses. All crafts strike Sat- Sept. 30. at 10 a. m. Letter of instructions The clerks' which already has handicapped shipping on the Illinois Central and Yazoo Mississippi in the spread to the freight lers in New 100 men walking out. Three strikers and sympathizers were arrested for alleged violation of the federal injunction. The Georgia Florida railroad's firemen are out because of the refusal of the railroad to grant a wage in- crease. On the Kansas union men more than men are out. PROVES ABILITY BY NOTABLE CAPTURE MANDAMUS ACTION FILE NILES. Sept. a con- ference here between Mrs. Kimmel and her daughter and Mrs. Kimmel's alleged George A. the so-called man of the latter failed to convince the women of his identity. Both believing they cannot be convinced that the man is left later for Chicago. They are confident that the real George A. Kimmel is dead. i Sept. the recently enacted law i the use of nets in j Erie is and an'l j prevents him from making a living. i Joseph A. of a fisher-1 man. filed in the Franklin county cir- cuit court a suit in mandamus to compel the stato fish and game warden to issue him a license for such fishing. He alleges that the rceshes of thr trammel nets are larger than those other nets and for reason less damagincr to public interests than oth- er nets allowed. The news tf-c sheriff's success was first received in a United Press Pittsburgh to the Star-Journal. _ With the arrest of the sus- pects. Sheriff Renter recovered two trunks belonging to the men and ia Sept. these were found over strengthening the theory that the Barlina Michael a thei brothers and Viyario were murdered for the gold thev possessed. In a to Olegior. left- The driver of the car trying to avoid i Kelleys Island several months were tound a stiletto and a-revolver the cows struck Yurjevic. j it will be wore used in the triple murder. ........._ According to the Seldaggio and Klawetcli were in this vicinity as late as the morning of the day Vi- tario's body was found. That was a week ago today. The two with their arrived at Mar- blehead Friday of last week from the island and spent the night -with Metro Keck and Paul peninsula quar- reymen. Ruffa is a cousin of tie Ber- lina Early Saturday mora- ine they went to Danbtiry and there j bought L. S. M. S. tickets for Cleve- j land. At Cleveland they remained but a short cheeking their bag-- gage through to Pittsburgh and leav-' ing over the Pennsylvania lines for that place. From Pittsburgh -the men went to East a where -V y. hundreds foreigners are employed. in the stone quarries.. As it they went to the house of a former friend who had worked with them at Kelleys Island. The arrest of Seldaggio and Kla- wetch was the climax of a remarkable bit of detective work on the part of Sheriff Reuter. The alleged murder- with five were track- ed through three cities states and into a community which shelter- ed hundreds of of the men sought. It was a even dangerous feat which the sheriff undertook but shortly after midnight Friday success crowned his efforts and upon his return ae was congratulated on every hand for bringing to the bar of justice the men who are held to be responsible for one of the most brutal eases of mur- der in the annals of the county. Sheriff Reuter did not bring his prisoners back to Sandusky with as they will fight an Ital- ian attorney of Pittsburgh taring' al- ready been employed by the alleged murderers. It is that no trouble will be experienced by the Erie county officials in bring- ing the men over from Pennsylvania' soon as Sheriff Reuter and Prose- cutor Hart are armed with the neces- sary extradition papers they expect to secure Monday at Armed with these they will go to the state and upon presentation of the Ohio requi- sition these will doubt be SHEEIFF HEEMAX REUTER TYPES OF ITALIAN NAVAL VESSELS WHICH MAY ENGAGE IN BIG SEA BATTLE TODAY Robbers Try to Make Youth Teii Where Father Hid Ginseng. Get 150 Pounds. I O.. Sept. Cowles was bound and by rob- bers esrly ioday and tortured in an atte.mpt to force him to divulge I where nir father. Dr. P. Til. Cowles. stored ginaseng root worth several j thousand dollars. Cowies was left i unconscious in the rear of his father's yard. The robbers escaped after securing I 130 pounds of the herb worth j ly A sister of Cowles found. i him in the yard. Authorities were notified and a posse started in pursuit i tof the robbers. It is thought the men 1 fled in an automobile. EAST LIVERPOOL. Sept. Heart disease caused the sudden I death here today of James i truant as he was standing ia i the office of the board of education. CI7 Y'S BOARD DOUBLES PERSONAL VALUATIONS on Page By adding a total of approximately to the returns of file per- soml property thus more than doubling tneir figures of the city board of review day morning put itself right in Hne with the state wide efforts to secure full valuations on all property. j Of was the action of t're body in iafrt-asinc the value of the personal property 01 corporations from to an addition of 5975.000. i While no one has questioned the justice of the action of the city the big increases made will come nsi a surprise to many who not expected such action. months of hard work every week are involved ip the estimates of which consists .Paul Daniel Ktinz and Charles A. hoard found the value of The new i tmilciinss in the city to be very to and this stowing is re-j garded as a sood one for The exact figures on all which will vary in no material degree j from those given will be work- ed out and announced within a time. State Auditor to Examine Per- ry Centennial Books at Re- quest of CHARGES NOT PREFERRED Says His Business Affairs Will Not Permit Him to Run for Delegate. Action is Result of Friction Be- tween Fremont Man and Secretary Huntington- Henry progressive business and will be a date from Erie county to the constitu- tional convention. He will remain on the republican ticket as a eamliilato .'or council. Mr. Graffe made the announcement Saturday afternoon to the Star-.Iour- nal. Ever since his name had been -d for the place be had been by eitizpns who asked him to make the race. Delegations came from Hiuon and other places to urge him to become a candidate. am grateful for the support pro- j said Mr. Graefe. my i business affairs are such that at this I cannot undertake the imch as I should like to. A year or so iaUT it might lo different but I now spare the time necessary to go to I am sure some man can be found who will meet with the approval of the people and will represent the Mr. Graefe said the announcement was final and positive. Those who are seeking a candidate who will fight i'or the initiative and refc vcndum and call must now look j 0.. Sept. Rods- era resumed his transcontinental flight from here at today. He ex- poets to reach night. passed Crestoti at He was traveling at a 50-inile-an-hour gait. Rongers alighted at Mansefild for gasoline. Continuing his tlight he reached Marion at A PAPER Try to imagine YOl'RSKLF without ever being ahln to gri or to see tin afternoon paper i If it's newssary to can JOB not MU- derstantl the place H fills in the reading habits of the Can you imagine AA Y way of vcrtisingr that be so sure of finding welcome attention and consideration as in adicrtisinp in a Speciai to the Star-Journal. COLUMBUS. Sept Upon request of Colonel Webb C. of a member of the Perry's Victory Centennial Commission of Auditor of State Fullington will make an ex- amination of the accounts cf the secretary and treasurer of the commission to ascertain whether the expenditures of the commis- sion have been made in conformi- ty law j Webster P. Huntington of Cohiru- is and S. .Johann- cf Put-ia is treasurer of the commission. Colonel Hayes dees r.ct make any charges against any one but males the affa'rs of the ision'h.ive not nsanaiifd as they j should be. There has been Crii-LUni betw-rn I Colonel'Hayes and Secretary Husvliir-i- 'ton. The latter gels a salary-of a month as secretary .of the gea which- ttkss in states interested in the project. Governor -Harmon has ad-vi l.of Golon'ei Haves' ancf'that compliance wiiu it au examination twill be made.