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Strawberry Point Mail Press (Newspaper) - January 16, 1902, Strawberry Point, Iowa Proposal to change congressional boundaries will come before the several plans have their advocates Allup Toni Natl in Ollerer will in succeed Tuc lit the Gen enl to he Lawn notes of special doa from Tho work of organizing and preparation Lor the inauguration of the chief interest of the legislature which convened today centers in the proposal to Rcd Street the a dozen plans for remaking the congressional boundaries have been suggested and Dis Cussion of them has absorbed legislative attention Ever since each scheme has its while there is Well denied party which is opposed to changing the districts this the latter party argues that in 1910 in All will have a twelfth and then redistricting will be pending that and in View of Tho not extreme in Quality in division of popu to Many members of the Assem the present districts Are Satis fac m 123 Republican members of Tho legislature the Best judgment is that redistricting has close to while practically All of the democrats favor there the Assembly and it is the prevalent belief that their strength added to the Republican strength of those who favor redistricting would carry the propose if a plan could be agreed upon there is some talk of determining the position of the Republican members of Tho legislature in a caucus instead of permitting a straight vote on the proposition by All parties on the there Are in according thelast with 11 congressional districts the new apportionment is to following is the population of the present Eon ression Al districts 701 election of the Iowa United state senators will be january Wil Liam bed Allison will succeed him self the sixth consecutive a record in the history of the Jonathan Prentiss deliver will but it will be his first election by the he is now serving by appointment at the hands of Allison will for the term ending March which he is now serv ing end until March Dot Trier was appointed by ska to fill out the last few senator John gears first and to act As senator during that part of senator gears second term up to the meeting of the Iowa legislature which convened his election tuesday will be for the term end ing an Effort has been made by the Republican leaders to secure the of the democratic members the legislature in a plan to elect senator Allison by unanimous Rote of the democrats and republicans on a doubt Ofhie extraordinarily extended err Lee for the state at wish whether this will be effected or not to a senators Allison and Donmyer Are on the ground this they came Down last thursday to att ii the banquet Given Umler the auspices the Grant club of Dick Moines Honor of the Elevation of Iris tie Shaw to the positron of Secretary of the Treasury in the Cabinet of Preski int and decided of remain after their Treu Aury the theory has been that there would be a surplus of More than boo in the state Treasury when the legislature and on that basis Many Plaia for Large have who hoped for a Largo therefore were disappointed when the Anu a settlement Between the auditor am treasurer of state this week showed that there to a surplus in the Treasury now of about the sex Pondi Taruc by the state institutions under the Board of control will be 000 a Nurith for february Ani which will out the surplus to it s is t in a hat other revenues will it up to by the pm of the the Send annual collection of taxes does to come until and the Treasury win get no Benefit from that until after the legislature has adjourned the Etier argement for Largo approx usually growing out of Large does not exist in tills state this will pull in the legislature wll not before next All of Thi members the presiding officers o the Bonnes insist that the session of Obi not to extend much beyond april and Promisee Are made that business wll be the first foil weeks will be taken up with Intro Luo Tion of committee work will con the text four weeks and it is extremely doubt Naif the next four week Hlll furnish Suil Clent Tom Len Uhlah it give consideration on the floor to the important features which will tie Ore the Bese Tribly for a Tjw a Trast Between the opening o gear Erst and that of the two is so marked that poetic tons and much interest in recalling the sex it ment that attended the then a Terri Fly contest was being aged Between the Friende of John of who sought to re led him to the United Stales and the friends of of 3es who sought the Sacry interest entered in this con the test came on the election of i the republicans were greatly in a majority in the legislature ind their caucus Settle the the most intense excitement pre of ceo was barely elected Over of Mitchell the vote bcing42 to this year two United states senators Are to be and Here la no contest against either of Eaton has Long Een conceded the Spenke ship before the Republican caucus unanimously chose and there no opposing candidate is new governor of the it is a curious that the statutes of this state contain nothing about the time for the election of United states this is fixed by the Federal statute passed in but it has not been reenacted by the Iowa of it governs the lol Diug of the election of next tues it requires the election to take place the second tuesday of the but adjournments taken n Case of no to pub Lynli the when the code of 1897 was compiled ind adopted by the state it was provided that in 1903 and each six years thereafter the legislature should elect an editor who annotate and publish the session Laws of the assemblies following the Ion of the the Laws of the As Sejna Lesof 1900 and the one about to be held will be for the editor elected this Winter to forge into a this Book will be similar to the and will be sold for is a supple ment there Are now but 80c copies of the code in the Possession of the and the legislature of 3904 will be compelled to provide fior the publication of a new to lie Given John Herriotts determination to Advance the agriculture Lom Mattce of the state Senate to a j thigh place among the committees j Niet with the Strong endorsement of he members who were informed of Bis while the chairman ship of Tho committee has always been in Strong to Harriman having had it in the last prominence was discount and because it was shoved Down in the list of this Herriott should be owing to the fact that a majority of the state Senate is composed of at places on the committee on judiciary Are her Riotoc decided that the principal inter est Oft Toio to Given rank alongside the reve nue the appropriation the special there is in Progress at the agricultural College at Ames a special school of instruction in Stock judging which closes with this began last the attendance Ese eeds 300 and among those who Are taking the special course Ore Farmers with Gray hair and Young men who Are actively engaged in but cannot take the time and Money necessary to a full course in the this is the Sec Ond session the special school and its Success is so great that the College authorities will ask the legislature for ass stance in developing the depart Leon goes through Littlie opposition Hepburn Julie Afagia canal Fiill passes House of representatives by vote of 308 to 2 provisions of the Hep turn Nicaragua canal Bill pcs cd the House late thursday of Vernon by practically a unanimous Only two members out of 310 voted against Fletcher and were the two Vot ing in the the opposition to committing the government to the Nicaragua route attempted to secure amendments to Lodge with the presi Dent the discretionary Power to Pur Chase and Complete the Panama canal if it could be purchased for the test came on the first when the advocates of in alternative route polled 102 against 170 at each succeeding vote their strength dwindled until Cannon under whose leadership the fight was was unable to get the ayes and noes on a to a other amendments failed and the Bill based exactly As it came from the none of the votes except that on the final passage of the Bill was a record the debate which preceded the taking of the final vote was made memorable by a clash be tween the author of the and chairman of the appropriations on Sev eral previous occasions they have measured swords Over canal Legisla two years ago a similar vote was passed by a vote of 224 to Fol lowing Uro the provisions of the Bill the Bill is passed authorizes Trio pres ident to secure from the states of Costa Klica and Nicaragua in behalf of Tho United states control such a portion of the territory belonging to said states be desirable and necessary to which to construct and Prospect a canal suitable to the wants of modern navigation and appropriates such a sum As May to necessary to secure the control of said section2 authorizes the after securing control of the needed to direct the Secretary of War to construct such canal from the Caribbean at a Point near in by Way of Lake to a Point on the Pacific Ocean near and also to construct proper harbours at the Termini of said and to make necessary provi Sions for the defense of Tho canal and har sections 3 and 4 authorize the president to make such surveys As May be Neces sary and to employ such persons in constructing a canal As May to him seem and directs that in the construction of the canal the River san Juan and Lake Nicaragua shall be used As far As they arc Section 5 authorizes the president to guar Antee to the states of Costa Rica and Nicaragua the use of the canal and upon terms to be agreed for All ves Sels owned by said and by citizens the last Section makes a present appropriation of to carry on this and authorizes the Secretary of War to enter into proper contracts for material and work As May to deemed necessary such work and material to be paid for As appropriations May be made from time to the Section fixes the aggregate Cost at to be drawn from the Treasury on warrants of the England ire Attucks of German an Tlle army Ait for tie Liing of London Farmers living near Independence and Jessip say they have been made the victims of Chicago Confidence who obtained their signatures to notes for Large amounts by they discovered that they had been swindled when they were called upon by the first National Bank of Independence to pay notes aggregating Bent to the Bank for collection by attorney Walter of the Farmers have obtained counsel and will make a thorough to have Vlot Nilly the genteel coloured us Herat the has been definitely promised the first appointment to be made by Shaw As Secretary of the this appointment is in deference to the express request of who has found Billy exceedingly useful As usher and Man of All work at the of which she is alter has official duties have been in of the Iowa weather nud crop says that Tho Iowa sys Tern of farm institutes is the Best in and that if there is any change in the Law it should be along the Hue of arranging the counties into trots so that Uliey can arrange a or out of and thus secure the Best Talent for speakers at a minimum he believes the system can be Little Mun Pockli tit to Kotlyn late president of the Iowa suffrage has announced that miss palsy Dwight of will succeed her As lobbyist with Tho state mrs Belden won the reputation of be aug the most woman lobbyist Ever before the state she Bays that miss is and will be Able to give tue work 9 h her the anger of the English people is rising rapidly with the repeated attacks on the British army made in Public debate in the German the times this after declaring that Seldom if Ever has a Friendly nation been so grossly warns the Kaiser that the limit of British patience will be overstepped if Chancellor von Bue Low continues to wipe his feet on the Kings the times says if has a Friendly nation been so grossly insulted in a foreign Par and never our memory has insult met with such mild rebuke from the representative of a Friendly Power with whom he professes to desire the maintenance of Good relations As count von Bue Low thought sufficient to inflict Herr von even brigands and thieves nay know How to what we have a right to expect the minister a Friendly state la a definite repudiation of the calumnies uttered within his with not to the British but to those who Are we must state frankly and emphatically that the limit of British patience will be Over stepped if count Voa Buelow imagines he can British Friendship and at tha same time use the Kings in which our Kinsmen Are fighting honorable in South in order to wipe his parliamentary feet upon another Savage at tack was made on Joseph Chamberlain during the budget debate in the Reich Stag Herr i Oebermann von whose hatred of English men and jews is delivered a furious tirade against England and wealthy Herr Kropi the Ric licit Man in the of wealthy the richest Man in Germany is Herr according to the income tax returns he has an in come of Between and 000 a no one approaches him in he stands in a class alone and there Are Over a dozen classes Between Herr Krupp and the next richest Man in the identity of the second wealthiest Man in the Empire who has a yearly income of Between and is not quite he in supposed to be the Coul Herr von Thiele the income tax returns show 05 incomes of More than Murks per ten of these incomes Are under two Ore under and three Are under 000 Marks a the returns show further that persons have yearly income of upward of in 1ontul a general in crease of almost 15 per in the postal receipts of the so principal Post offices of the United states during de Cember last is be Hovin in an Oill Cial statement Friday which compares the receipts with those for with almost 23 per re ports the greatest proportionate and the total for last month being new York advanced almost 11 per to Jersey new and Are the Only cities reporting to Jiuu Tuu representative covering introduced u Bill providing u salary for exp residents of the United at the rate of 000 from the Date of retire ment from the the Bill is to apply to any exp resident living at the time the Law is Loire a Benjamin Wil a Luini sued Alexander Dowalo for for alienating his wife affections soul the Lon Leader with taking part in u conspiracy to break senator new Laws Ken Tacky democratic Confer in Lgth Honor on exec Crary was elected United states sen Ator by the democratic caucus thurs Day Mccreary received the Nomi nation by a vote of 62 to 37 Over Cir cult judge James of Scott nearly two thirds of the democratic he will be elected by sonic of the Mennen Rex which will Prol Muly consider in the the following changes and additions to the Iowa statutes have been recommended for introduction at the present session of the state Legisla Ture to establish an inebriated Hospital for drunkards on the same basis As the state insane hospitals Are now to establish an additional state Normal at a Cost of approximately to establish state reformatories for men and women at Tho Anamosa making fort Madison the one state to Institute the parole and indeterminate sentence to License to divorce Laws More to permit the state fair to mine the Coal under the state fair grounds and expend the proceeds in permanent to appropriate for the Louis to appropriate for the completion of Tho state historical Only be ing used within two to appropriate for the comple Tion and decoration of the state Capitol to compel insurance companies to pay the full face value of whatever the value of the burned valued to insure the property of the slate of outside of the Capitol to about to appropriate or a state Arsenal Tor the state institutions within the management and control of the state Board of control f or the state agricultural College for the state University for the state Normal and for the soldiers monuments to be erected by Iowa at the Vicksburg to abolish to repeal the Lav croat Long Board of pub Lic works for to compel the state penitentiaries to fur Nish at Cost to counties Rock broken by the convict to compel physicians and mid wives to re port vital statistics and providing compensation to repeal Laws charging Industrial corporation fees for incorporating in this to give school superintendents in cities the right and Power to examine their own teachers certificates in Stead of the county to give the stale Railroad commission Power to compel the establishment of undergrad or overhead Crossings wherever h sees flt and assess the to place electric trolley lines under the control of the state Board of rail Road to establish an insurance department and divorce it entirely from the office of Tho auditor of in which it is now a by to enact an habitual criminal net go Vang judges the right to sentence indefinitely persons thrice convicted of to make the grand army of the Republic Iowa state the state when auditor Perham treasurer at the state hours it was found that the state Treasury surplus had fallen to so far the general Revenue fund is this is the fund out of which the legis lature makes Howe it is expected that the surplus Wilt grow to on account of the april collection of taxes and an Effort will be made to appropriate on that following was the Dis of the state asset sin charge of Tho treasurer when the settlement to was made with the auditor of state permanent school swamp land indemnity 053 agricultural College endowment agricultural College additional endowment special University special Iowa state College Rev general 7ft agricultural College Given a Leslie Shaw was Given a Public reception at the slavery House by Tho Grant club in Honor of his to the Secretary ship of the uni Teil states the reception followed by a banquet at which covers Ocie Laid for which inc Lucreat nearly All leading republicans the state and gov elect Cummins presided and delivered a brie but Elo quent address in Honor of distinguished responses tin toasts were made by among them who expressed fondest gratitude for the Many Kindt and gracious things solid of him and him and for the beyond Meas ure of the people of the general Assembly in joint session need and no constitutional question on tuesday of next week Over senator who was endorsed by the republicans for mine caves Many Are thought to have Silveu lout in do Hunter at most distressing Accident occurring in this county for yearn took place at the Nega Tinee mine tuesday noon by which a number of miners Are thought to have lost their the Acci Dent was the result of a at Bottom of the old and had it occurred half an sooner about 150 men would have been a later places the number of dead at As follows William Wil John John John Jacob Erick Jacob William Louis Mutt Punton san Frederick Funsto arrived Here thurs Day night from Manila on the trans port comes Home on sick while his Condoli Tiou has been improved since i leaving he has not yet entirely Gen said his leave of absence was for two he thought he would have it extend and it was possible that he would not return at to give the Flash and game commissioner Power to appoint who shall receive compensation in the shape of part of the fines collected from illegal to abolish Spring Duck Hunting in to tax corporate to compel Telephone companies to pay for the right to use the to create a state examining Board for civil to establish a state Farmers inst Lule who shall govern 60 state lecturers employed to attend Farmers institutes in counties to Aid county institutes with to give state Aid and subsidy to High schools maintaining certain standards increase the salary of the governor from to the salary the assistant attorney general from to salaries of District judges from to and salaries of supreme judges from to to compel the supreme judges to live in pcs to establish appellate court consist ing of three who shall have final jurisdiction Over oases involving not to sex to readjust the salaries of sheriffs to eliminate fee to readjust the salaries of court report ers to make them a need to require state uniformity of Blanks used by to compel the payment of a fee for mar Ginal cancellation of recorded papers to establish a system of state accounting for county to require the payment interest on state to authorize the state to pay the fee required to be paid for state treasurers i to establish a Colony Tor epileptics i to compel private Banks to submit to state i to Amend the primary election Law to give it Force end i to abolish Days of i to reds tract the congressional and senatorial districts of the i to compel the education of every child under 14 care of to prohibit the employment of child la i to establish juvenile courts and require the isolation of juveniles from adult per sons in jails and to compel peace officers to act also As health and humane to compel to provide a severe penalty for Kidnap tried to William Tom plan killed himself in Macedonia after attempting to slay Nora is 38yearom Gravid who is 73 years owned one of the largest Breeding farms in that four shots were fired at the Only two of took making slight Ileson Tompkins shot himself through and died the shooting occurred in the owned by the Young Ladys no reason is for the Sitivi attic wan at a Small town on the Chicago great a mini lao named James Smith succeeded in passing a forged Check on Tho Bank of West the mulatto and signed the name of a prominent the Bankers made inquires and fount that Smith Hod been working for Hax but afterwards discovered that the signature was n Smith went to a neighbouring town and Pur chased a ticket for the usmial webers store at Shelby caught fire is the result of Albert n attempting to fill n gasoline Lump while it was loss Foster was fatally a ten gallon Keg of powder blowing out the entire front of the building and extinguish ing the which undoubtedly saved the bus Lues part of the Ial Tvr Cru flit at after a search covering in period of several months word has been received by the Chicago police of the Nares a in of to former Well known some time conducted three banking one it another at and u third hoi Ioury new pies debit velt was elected an honorary kiember of the Friendly sons of Purl out the quarterly of the society just to prohibit the exposure and Rale of game during the closed to fix a definite amount covered by exemption from execution in the Case of to establish a Board of examiners for butter makers and compel joint resolutions to strike Tho word male Tram Tho Constitution and to Abol ish elections in Odd numbered a ulnar Trust the Northwest Iowa retail Furni Ture dealers association organized in Webster City started out with 70 Mem it is a Combine of retailers in Northwest nud Central Iowa for the purpose of forming n buying it will buy in immense quantities for members and ship to common distributing thus saving upon freight Cave can Meub and judge Geld on of wove Tho principal speakers it the banquet and conference in Muscat Iii for thu purpose of raising fora new Thimis in n Paul gave n millionaire Lum also promised to give to the University of far from dig your Aglugu marriages among coeds attending its and the men who Admire them in classroom and actually encourages Matrimony by Al lowing married to Tuko Hiss than 15 hours per week of while no such Boon is jul owed to the Maidens who the Ute in the Case of Chester Taylor col charged with the murder of Bailor three months ago in the jury brought in a verdict of murder in the first degree and fixed the sen tence at the crime of which Taylor was Convis Teol was committed at night when the physician was returning from a he was set upon and beaten into unconsciousness and and died of Ives a work of residents of Clinton take Pride the cites Federal new nearing the Structure will be substantial As Well As h is built of new Hampshire Granite and new As 98x60feet in 45 feet High Auti Willow ski Given ten Mujali Kat Cote has been to n of ten years in Thep enitan diary for breaking into his wife room in Des Moises and shooting her times be Mise she would not live with her recovery was Al most Hen in j the Illinois Central station at Ai Den was totally destroyed by the police raided an opium joint Jiuu Sioux City and arrested Dan by and William coloured and Jolon who 1ms just been released from the state at the third annual of the Marshalltown poultry and pet association there were Over exhibits and the attendance was Rural free delivery will be established Veur diary 1 of Sioux county 48 Miles additional service weak Cedar county s3 the next meeting of Northwest Ern Iowa tache a association will a held in Spencer during the totter Pax of at a meeting of the it Twuwa guv club dates for Iowa state Sporta Inen association meeting were fixed May go and Asclia a was to death at mount Ayr in a fire who Oak nearly consumed the House in a quarrel Over his Sli Elgren wits killed in Cherokee bar blows of the delivered by Frank who claims he struck Joseph a aged dropped dead while returning Froid confession at fort he leaves a Large thu historic Home of the into at in j850u has been partly destroy so by loss fully Anton whose arms Wera blown off by died in lie leaves a Large

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