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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 13 November 1903

Mimii km Some Dope from Frisco Racee Will Start Tomorrow The San Francisco races will start tomorrow. No' races In the country are played *o extensively In this city as the Frisco, and many have looked forward to the time when the gato will be loosed and the sport of kings Started down there. This season, according to nil indi cations, will witness the best events in the history of Calllornla tracks. Several local horses are there and the talent here will go down the line wJth the big bunch when those animals BtartJ * The town is filling rapidly with horsemen. Starter Hiehard Dwyer and wife. Johnny Coleman and wife. Frank George and wife. John F. Schorr and wife. Sam Morton and his "trainer, George Baker and Frank Van Meter have arrived. Jockey Willie Buohanan and wife ore also on the ground. At Harlem Buchanan was Inoeflnitely suspended by Judge Hamilton, so at present the outlook Is rather dubious for tho Jockey. Paul Hoffman will hang hia alate up on the opening day. His brother ...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 13 November 1903

4 THIS IS FRIDAY AND I3TH TOO; LOOK OUT! People arc going about today with I the utmost care, they are slow to enter upon any business investment, j there Is a general feiling of caution and hesitation which prevails In all walk*i of life—and wh> Friday, the Idtb, of course. By all the laws of the anelents and the modern SbperstltlOUS ones today Should be productive of some of the strangest freaks of ill luck of any day in the year. Although the people of Spokane ere a bold and reckless crowd, there are few who will openly defy tradition today and embark on their usual en terprises with the same feeling of, confidence which might be said to be '. almost habitual with them. Friday, the 13th. Is a combination j of omens of ill luck that one don't ' encounter very often, nnd despite all j the warnings of the clairvoyants, j soothsayers and fortune tellers, some I have overlooked the day and started out with their usual confidence. Almost anywhere one cares to look i nan he seen peop...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 November 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. tuition kadi ten. SECOND YEAR. NO. 7. i mm ur incritsED Combine Against Thei by theJon-Unkon Men and Employers Non-union plumbers nre totlny MfffAnK with the various establish ments throughout the city where the union has called out Its men. This information came ns a severe blow to the Journeymen' plumbers who up to the present time had only to con tend with the master plumbers them selves, who since the strike have donned their Jenns nnd set to work on'some of the Incomplete jobs. Some of those now at work are steamfltters, while during the last couple of days about n score of non-union plumbers from other cities have arrived and most of these have been given work. Although the plumbers still keep nl stiff upper Hp they nre very much ills pleased with the action of the car penters' union, which last night prac tically refused to endorse them ami pass resolutions nllowlng only men bearing union cards to work on any of the Jolis about t...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 November 1903

2 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Kvery Kvonlng pxeopt Sunday by The Tress Publishing Company. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or $3 per year, delivered hy carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor or tardy delivery to the office. 616 Front Aye. Telephone Main 375. Post office Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Kastern offlce: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: IDC Hartford building. W, 11. rortcrfleld, manager of foreign advertising. AI'IUTOBICM—' Mr. Jolly of Juliet." Big Figures. • These aro some figures that tell their own story. Within the last two Weeks the Standard Oil company haa increased the price of kerosene at Wholesale 1M cents per Ballon. By that advance in its product the big trust has added J41.250.000 to its yearly profit. The price of kerosene a year »go—September, 1902—was 5 cents per gallon cheaper. Both the late Henry D. Lloyd and Ida Tarbell. historians of the Stand...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 November 1903

YOUNG MAN MAKES TOP NOTCH RECORD KANSAS CITY, Mo„ Nov. 14.—The appointment of Ilenjamin I. Winehell ss third vice president of the combin ed Rock Island-Frisco systems, stands out as a forcible example of the pos sibilities in the power of a man who applies intelligently his abilities to the work given htm to do. A few years ago Mr. Winehell was just a clerk in the office of the su lieiintcntlent of the Hannibal & St. Joseph road, at Hannibal. From that place he went to Atchison as clerk in the office of the general passenger agent of tlie Joy lines, and later to the Memphis route, where in Kansas City he served as chief clerk. In 180.1 Mr. Winehell resigned from the Memphis system to become general passenger An American Girl Who Is j * Now .an English Noblewoman SHE WAS CORNELIA, D.U'OIITKR OK BRADLEY MARTIN OK NEW YORK. Servant off a Queen. h.USSUOT. ahtgtand, Nov. 14.— Cttarlca Uarr is dend ni this place, f*or 11 yours ha wus in the employ of Queen Victoria ns n gardener at P...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 November 1903

4 A VEAY CURT NOTE FROM MR. CLEVELAND eejjT -'■*' CHICAGO, Nov. U.—Graver Cleve land has sent a curt note to Klliott Flower, author of "The Spoilsman," a political novel. Recently the ex presi dent had mansion to mention the hook at n public banquet aAd he dwelt ut length upon sonic of its good qualities. Klovyer heard of the rejnark and. wrote a letter to Mr. Cleveland and asked him if he would not accept a proposi tion to help place the hook on the mar SPORTING NEWS. Wants to Organize a Local Hockey Team Now that there Is every prospect Of a very good winter season and also plenty of freezing weather the sub ject of skating is being brought up on all sides. In this connection in a letter to the sporting editor of The Press. Thomas Dnfferly of 823 Sprague avenue, proposes the forma tion of a hockey team. With Ihe great number of young people here who were brought up in the cast, where hockey is much favored, there should be no trouble In getting to gether. Mr. Daffcrty says: "We ou...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 November 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per IMonth. Second year. no. 8. WORST BLIZZARD OF REGENT YEARS Nebraska Is Wrapped in a Genuine Winding Sheet of Snow Today. ! if *> ■*< —— Neb., Nov. 16.—This sec tion of tbe country is now in the grasp of the worst blizzard known for years. Snonw is falling in blinding sheets and ' 'the railroads are completely blocked, ltnsincss in this city is almost sus pended and communication with the outside world by telegraph is almost entirely shut off. Tie losses to ranchers and stockmen ■will be enormous. They were almost wholly unprepared for such a blilsar 1, Mr. Elliott Tomorrow. President Elliot and a party of gen eral Official* of tho Northern Pacific will arrive in Spokane tomorrow at 7 o'clock a. m. and leave for the west nt s. They aro not making a very particular inspection of the western part of the system, it being left for the return trip, when ull offices and local Officials will he visited aud given mi opportunity of becoming acquai...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 November 1903

TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. SCBS»PB-Mcß*E PBJESS BBBYTOB. One cent per ropy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or 12 per year delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer I favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor Or tardy delivery to the office. •16 Front Art. Telephone Main 375. Boetoface Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 83 Tiibune building. New York City. Chicago oflice: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Portertield. manager of foreign advertising. MJIMTOIIUM Ri.har.l Goldrn's "Old .led Prmmty." To Young Men. "We wero living beyond our menus, so we stole to make up the de 00BOnCy. It was eitbei that or give up social and club associations that were dear to tis." With this confession frankly mnde, James H. Preston and Peter D. Han of Chicago were locked up on the charges of larceny, embezzlement ■nd conspiracy. The two young men, neither of them over 52 years of age, were book k...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 November 1903

HE CAST A VOTE FOR THE SECOND ADAMS Captain Henry Hutchinson ci Alan-1 Chester, Iff. V., is at the Victoria, on route hack to his home from a trip to the coast. In talking to the Press reporter he said: "One of the most remarkable voting records in the country is held by l>r. John Stafford of Mnluhi-ster. who is new 'living in Rochester. Dr. Staf>- ford is 99 years old. He wa« born in the village of Manchester. His lather was i sailor during the revolution, was taken prisoner by both the French and Spaniards, and obliged to fight Under the Hag of each, kept in a dun geon in Cuba for weeks, escats-d at last and landed at Kaltimore just .is the hells were tolling for the death of Washington. WHERE PYTHIANISM HAD ITS ORIGIN. DKTIKHT. Mich. Nov. 18.—Few per sona outside the Knights of Pythias know of the birth of this order. Per - haps many Knights do sot know much about the earliest history, ex cept th.il the founder was Jttstos Hen ry Rathbone and that in IWS4 the rit ual of the...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 November 1903

a HOBOES WILL STEAL CITY'S RED LIGHTS ''Kail them ted lights down" was i Ibe emphatic older of Street t'oniniis eioner Root issued to the employes of the street department this morning. The commissioners ordei referred to the danger lights put out hy the city to warn people not to drive, ride or walk into unfinished bridges dr partly finished street repair work. ' "You can search me i* I know what these hoboes want with icdlightv.'' mused the commissioner.' "One might i think they are going to light Daniel, for control of the crib business. I wonder who would buy the lights alter! they have been stolen. Why don't tliej rascals steal white lights?" The perplexity of the commissioner rxtends to the police department, and I'hief Woydt mat call a council nf his SPORTING NEWS. Talks of Skating Rink in Down Town Locality Winter seems to have set in in BUeh a w.i.n as to predict a season of cold weather and therefore lots of skating. Kor some years past Spo kane has not had anything like r...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 17 November 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. TMXiMTMOMM fgAJJg art. SECOND YEAR. NO. 9. THOUSANDS OF POLICE GUARD STREET CARS CHICAGO, Nov. 17.—A crisis in the strike is on today. The union pickets this morning attempted to intercrpt a wagon load of supplies and bedding which the company intended to land tit the bams. They were fired upon by the wagon drivers. A number of the company's detectives following the wagon in carriages whipped out their revolvers and joined in the chase. The pickets fled presumably uninjured. The police are again augmented, 1300 in all, more than live-eighths of the entire forc'Vrfiiariling the company's lines. PROPER TREATMENT OF THE CRIMINAL [ DUfrULO, N. Y„ Novl 17.—Many delegates have arrived in Buffalo for the fourth New York State Confer ence of Charities and Correction. The section op?n« this evening with a re ception, at which addresses will be , ma ie by President T. Mulry of Now York city, Mayor Knight, Bishop Col ton and others. Tbe treatment ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 17 November 1903

» TKe SpoKane Press. Published Kvery Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. BCFJPPS-MrRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or }> per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all eases of poor or tardy delivery to the oflice. SIC .'rent Are. Te.cpnone Main 375. FeotoSoe Boa 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 53 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: J»S Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld. manager of foreign advertising. Al IVTORU M Richard Colden'a "Old Jed Rrouuty." From Convict to Millionaire. LUtoll "Household Words." n publication that makes a specialty of the biographies of famous men now living, under the title. "Men Who Push the World Along." prints an admirable sketch of Charles Tyson Yerkes. "railway king" and "man of big ideas." And this man who has made such a great stir In London is our old acquaintance, Charles Yerkes of Chicago, t...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 17 November 1903

ARTHUR'S DAUGHTER IS A HAPPY BRIDE TUDAY ALBANY. N. V.. Nov. 17.—A large •nd fashionable wedding in Albany to day was that of Miss Ellen Hermlon Arthur, daughter of the late president. Chester A. Arthur, to Mr. Chailes Pinkerton of New York city. St. Pe ter's church was the scene of the cer emony, which was performed shortly after BOOH, and the officiating clergy man was Hishop Potter, who was as aisted by the rector of the church. Key. Dr. Walton \.. Bnttershall. Miss Apple Growers Meet. ST- LOUIS. Nov. 17.-The Apple Grower's Congress, which was form ed at a meeting held in St. Ismis a year ago. today began its second annual meeting in this city. Those in atenil ance include prominent growers and shippers from many sections of the country. The congress has arranged ■ two days, programme which calls for papers and addresses dealing with n wide range of subjects relating to the growing ami maketing of the great American fruit. Among other thinns refrigeration, the prevention of bitte...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 17 November 1903

4 COWCATCHER ROUTE TO THE GOVINE CELESTE Tlie Great Northern attorney! erthei felt tli.it thej rould nol -accessfnll; fight the action brought hy Alexandci Cooper against the railway cor|>oration. or else, like HomOT, tlie.v nodded. At any rate in Justice Stooker'i cour.it judgment for StHl and costs was enter ed nil.nils; flip Hill corporation on de* fnuit. Out beyond Port Wright the tjreat Northern'a tracks are not pm tOr ted by fences snd rattle and othei stock can come ami no at will, com mitting depredations, gambolling or lei- Judge Turner Comlna. Judge and Mis. George Turner arc due to arrive In me some tune tomor row, nnd the Klks have planned to receive their fellow member in their shoal good style. As planned nil the chair officers of the lodge will meet Judge Turner at the train, if he strives one flic morning passenger or not too late at night. A geannl reception will be tendered him at the Spokane Sat urday evening. The Hungarian orches tra, will furniafa music for t...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 November 1903

ONE CENT PER COPT Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. lumon kaui its. SECOND YEAR. NO. 10. LITTLE DUIE IE, 111 JUL Wants to Go Back Home to See the Man She Wants to Marry "Those doctors down there said that they rould not send me and thut 1 was Bntfwcll enough to be sent." Tt was in some vague hope thnt phy sical condition will save her from be ing sent to the reform school that Georgia Relle McFadden, the young air] srrested for robbing her grandfather that she might buy her wedding outfit, spent the forenoon of today in tad county jail. Asked it she were sick, tbe girl re plied: "1 feel «H right, but there is something the mutter with nic, accord ing to those doctors down at Roekford, nnd they say that the judge can't send me anywhere." The girl certainly looked the picture of health this morning. From her "telescope" of belongings she bad got out a number of personal adornments in preparation for the expected meet ing with the judge this afternoon. A neatly tied rihbon, fastened with or...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 November 1903

TKe SpoKane Press. ' ■■■ OSOXOE rUTKAK published Kvery Evening Except Sunday by The Tress Publishing Company. JOHW BUBEBT QBEtTBi:!., managing Editor. Bostxrps mckax rex as bebttcb. On* cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five centa per month or IS per roar, delivered by carrier. Ho free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor Or tardy delivery to the office. •16 Front Are. Telephone Main 375. rootof&o* Bon *. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Kastern office: f>B Tribune building. New Tork City. Chicago office: IK Hartford building. W. H. Porterßeld, manager of foreign advertising. Slave of the Thimble. "The lake looked rood to me; better than another 11 years as a slave to the thimble." This is all that Emily Brotherton, a Chicago dressmaker, could say in expl .• ,i|ot of her attempt to drown herself. And Isn't It enough? Isn t there in these few words a vast volume of drurtserg and despair. What more coidd anyone want In explanation? What mo...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 November 1903

SPORTING NEWS. Gossip of the Racing Meet Now On at Frisco BAM FRANCISCO, Nov. 18.—Caah Sloan after an abeenee of nearly five years, will again be seen In the saddle here. Cash is a brother of Tod and since riding on the local tracks has been in the saddle In France. Russia and nrnny countries In the old world. For the last couple of weeks cash has been tn the track daily galloping and working horses, and Is at presept In fine shape snd able to ride nt about 107 pounds. He la a rider of rare ability and won several races ut Chicago last summer. There are at present enough Jump „ ers at the local tracks to fill several i race sovcr the hurdles. The proba- T billty is that a race will be given for the leapers the second week of the meeting. Indian 11., Major 8., Poor lands, Sam Green, Limber Jim and many other "timber toppers" are on hand ready for the fray. "Daggle" Smith's Burns' handicap Morton, Is In splendid shape ami was yesterday galloped over the tTtSide track by Lawrence MoHon...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 November 1903

♦ JUDGE TURNER HAS NU SU66ESTIUN TU MAKE "I tan offer no suggestion as to Ihe probable nominee for democratic gov ernor of the state." said ex-ScnatOT George Turner to a Tie— represenin tive tins morning. "I will not be thoroughly settled for some time vet and ju-t now 1 have no Imp on the situation here." The foregoing wsa all that the ex senator would vouchsafe this morning. He appeared to be very reticent on the Question of politics in the state, only going so Ist as to sa\ he believed the party would be thoroughly repre sentative. .ludge Turner and wife arrived yes terday morning and not until today did but few people know of their ptes ence in tlie city. He was expected to arrive this morning and his brother Elks had prepared for him ■ royal re- ception. While these preparations were going on Judge Turner was quietly remaining at his house. _____ Catholic Fair. Mr*. .Tames Clark, president of tlie Catholic fair, called a meeting for tins afternoon in the residence »t the Church...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 19 November 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. nunon max* m. SECOND YEAH. NO. It. SPOKANE KNOWS LITTLE OF THE LICENSE SYSTEM Comptroller Daggett Tells of His Trip to Seattle and What He Learned By Comparison. fity Comptroller Floyd L. Daggett lias just returned from Seattle, where he made a thorough investigation pf the system of municipal licenses in VOgtH -an investigation that when it is reported to the license committee of tjje city council is likely to create a sensation, and result in the passage of new license lawi that are likely to re sult in thousands of dollars additional revenues to the coffers of this city. Mr. Daggett found that on the whole the license fees in the city of Seattle are more than twice as high as they are in Spokane, and fully a third more tailings and profession! arc required to pay a license. Said the comptroller this morning, when asked if it was true that ha had been asked to make such an in vestigation and report: "My investigations and comparisons ...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 19 November 1903

2 The SpoKane Press, t*ebllshed Every Evrnlng Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. JOHie HUBERT GRFTTSEI,. Managing Xditoi-. SCBXPPS-McBAS PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or Vi per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor or tardy delivery to the office. . •16 Front Are. Telephone Main 375. eTostofflc* Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern rffire: tt Tribune building. New York City. Chicago offlce: lOt Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld, manager of foreign advertising. Independence. "Toot majesty: Meal Is a half penny a peok_ at Athens, and water I get for le thing." Thus spoltr Diogenes, the philosopher, to his king. The king admired the philosopher. He entreated the latter to give up his tub and his preach ing In the dirty purlieus of the elty. He offered Diogones a home in liis splendid palace. The laconic answer was the philosopher's derlsration ...

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