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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 11 January 1904

UP-TO-DATE SPORTING NEWS THEY SIGN ARTICLES. Tho following articles were drawn hnd signed at The Brook, Saturday, binding a match between Barney JUullin and "Black Kid" Rogers, to come off at Newport, January 21: "We, the undersigned, Barney Mul lln nnd Jolly Rogers, do hereby agree to box for points. Marquis of Queens bury rules to govern, with a clean lireak. Both agree to weigh in at 133 pounds at S o'clock day of tho con test. Both agree to post a forfeit of 150 for weight and appearance, con *Hcst to be held at Newport, Idaho, in Kick Brown's theater, on January 24, 1904; five-ounce gloves to be used. Principals to divide the gross re ceipts ns follows: Seventy-live per cent to the winner and 25 per cent to the loser. Referee to be chosen at the ringside. "BARNEY MULLIN, "JOLLY ROGERS." Matty Matthews, formerly welter weight champion of the world, seems to have cut out the vaudeville bust .Hess. Last week at Philadelphia he easily knocked out Isadore Strauss lv two rounds and t...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 11 January 1904

4 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Kvery Evening Except Sunday by The Tress Publishing Company. JOHN HUBERT GBItTSEL, Managing Editor. BCRIPPS-McRAE FBESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or $3 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor Cr tardy delivery to flic Office: 616 Front ays. telephone Main 373. PcstoSlcs Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 63 Tribune building, New York City. Chicago office: 10C Hartford building. W. 11. Fortrrfield, manager of foreign advertising. SFOKANB —Andrew Robson in "Richard Carvel." ACDITORII M—"Lost River." Great Is Art—ln the West. There Is nothing like popularity. Take the rnse of Mrs. Langtry. She has founded no hospitals nor handed out no public libraries. In fact, aside from acting some very nasty plays and mixing in some dubious society, it is difficult to state just what She has done. And yet they named a town for her ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Gents Per Month. TBUPHOsTP. MAIIT 375. SECOND YEAR. NO. 57. WILL IT BE WAR; WILL IT BE PEACE? All Depends Upon the Last Card Russia Will Play in the Great / Game of Diplomacy. LONDON, Jan. 12.—The Japanese ambassador this afternoon issued the following official statement: Russia, in her last reply, suggests the neutralisation of part of Korea while recognizing Japanese predomi iience nnd rights in that country. Jap n.i is unable to accept this and is now preparing a reply setting out sugges tions. If Japan secures what she wunts in Korea negotiation! regarding Man Traction Company Wants a franchise tor New Tracks The Spokane Traction company has filed papers with the city clerk asking the city council to grant the company a franchise for the period of 38 years to build an additional system of passenger and frieght street car lines in the city of Spokane. Tlie frapohiae asks that the oompany be allow cd to build its tracks from Sherman street to Third av...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 January 1904

8 PORTLAND IS PROUD OVER HER CONVENTION PORTLAND, Ore.. Jan. tt.— Nearly every state of the union is represented at the seventh annual convent ion of the National Live Stock association in session. The gathering was formally opened today and will continue in session through the remainder of the STPek. The large attendance and tbe importance of the subjects to be dis eased combine to make the conven tion the most notable of its kind ever held in this country. The three matters to be given fore mosi attention are forest reserves, tha Dying Mother Enjoins Her Son From Coming About Her FRANKFORT, Tnd., Jan. 12.- --jLjing upon what she believes to be her deathbed, Mrs. Jane Young, aged 70 years, has tiled suit against her son, Charles Young, praying that he be enjoined from coining about her house or bothering her during her last ill ness. She charges that he has threat ened her and sold much of the stock from off the farm and has used the ..The Stage.. THE SPOKANE. "A Chinese Honeymoon"...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 January 1904

UP-TO-DATE SPORTING NEWS ■ FOB NEW BOWLING ALLEYS. There is some talk today about the Rathskeller restaurant being closed and bowling alleys put in its place. The Ruthskuller has long hail a repu tation as a very good place to eat and there are those who will regret the news exceedingly. And then there are several who will welcome the news. too. You see, there are lots and lots of places where one can board, but only a few places where one can bowl —and who would not as soon bowl us eat? To Judge by the way the £00411" d'Alene alleys are patronised, there will be plenty of room for tho alleys which It Is proposed to put In at the Itathskeller. Another thing that should be more than welcomed ts the Intention of accommodating ladies at the alleys. At nil other al leys In the city there Is not the least accommodation for the fair sex—and they like to bowl. too. Occasionally some of the show girls use the Coeur d'Alene alleys, but that Is the limit. , WESTERN LEAGUE MEETING. J LINCOLN, ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 January 1904

4 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. JOBB EUBERT ORE OBEX.. Managing Editor. BCEIPPS McSIE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or 33 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. 616 Front are. telephone Main 376. Postofflce Boa 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern offlce: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago offlce: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfield, manager of foreign advertising. Which Was the Greater Criminal? Edward Williams of New York olty resorted to forgery and got his young wife to pass a worthless cheek that called for $16. The base wretch! But wait. When his wife wns arrested Williams came forward, took her place In the cell and she wns released. Oood! When he was brought before the magistrate he said, "I wns driven to desperation by poverty. I sought work e...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 13 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Mo it». TELEPHONE MAIS 3TB. SECOND YEAH. NO. SB. THE CLALLAM DISASTER FROZE THE VERY MARROW IN HIS BONES Peter Larson's Vivid Story of the Fear ful Wreck===Two Hours in the Icy Waters, Seas (Mountain High, Hurricane Appalling. Peter Larson, Spokane's millionaire banker, told The PreSß the first com plete details of his terrible adventure on board the ill-fated Clallam. The story Is most sensational. Peter Lar son, tho cool-headed business man, the mnn of many broad plans, Is not accustomed to exaggerate; but when he said, "I felt sure all on board were doomed," he spoke in a low voice, carefully weighing every word. Mr. Larson, haggard and worn, was EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES DON'T LOOK GOOD Tlie final charges which culminated yesterday in a wordy war between President Blackmail of the state Fed eration of Labor anil Chairman Har mon of the Executive Hoard was con tinued tliin morning hotter than ever in ah executive session. Chairman Harmon i- answe...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 13 January 1904

t UP-TO-DATE SPORTING NEWS MUX.LIST STARTS WORK. Borne lively times will be seen at the tiro hall from no-,,- on when Harney Mnllin* gets down to ban! work for his hght with "Black Kid Rogers which is to occur at Newport. January 24". When Harney and his trainer, Scotty Hume, get warmed up to their work there's just nothing to it. and its as good as the real article, Harney to look at. is heavier than the light weight limit, but he's deceiving, and It's no trick for him to make 139 at 3 o'clock. From now on he will do hard work every afternoon commenc ing at liotwcvn 3 and 4 o'clock. The coon will do his training at Newport where he is well liked as a fighter. Barney, however, says it's a shame, hut the black has a few to say regard ing that proposition himself. STEW WEIGHT PROPOSITIOH. A "light featherweight" class as well as a featherweight, is the latest prop os tion to lie brought before the pub lic. The idea belong-! to Abe At tell and is seconded by Young Corbett. There is to ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 13 January 1904

..The Stage.. ' THE BONNIE BRIER BUSH. 'A treat in dramatic offerings will be the return of Mr. J. H. rUoddart In Kirke Ls> Shelle's production ol •'Tlie Bonnie Brier Hush." at the Spo I. H. STODDART IN "BONNIE BRIER BUSH." kane theatre, Friday and Saturday slights, January 15 and 10, with a matinee Saturday. Mr. Stoddart is the oldest actor on the American stage. In his role of Lachlaß Campbell, tho Btern Hcotoh eltler, he has won the crowning triumph of a long career fi 11 — ed with notable successes, The part ITo All Whom It May Concern: Notice is hereby given that the un- Herslgned, Spokane Traction company, Will apply to the city council of the fclty of Spokane, nt Its regular meet ing to be held on the 10th day of January, 1904, for a frnnehlso for a Street railway system. The following Is the ordinance proposed for thnt purpose. SPOKANE TRACTION CO.. (Seal.) JAY P. GRAVES, m.- President. ORDINANCE NO (An ordlnanOi granting to Spokano Traction Company, Its successors and as...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 13 January 1904

4 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. JOHJf HUBERT OBEUSEL, Managing Editor. SCRIPPH-McBAE PBBSS SEBVXCE. One rent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or $3 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor er tardy delivery to the office. BIS rront ays. telephone Main 375. Postofiica Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: JP6 Hartford building. W. 11. Porlernctd. manager of foreign advertising. The Law in Spots. i Tli.it the municipalities of thhi country »re the worst governed 1 In the world seems to be unquestioned. The main reason for It no doubt lies in tbe fact that municipal officials, almost without exception, content them selves In drawing their salaries and seeking to climb higher up the political ladder, leaving municipal laws to enforce themselves. Consider Chicago, for I...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. nimon xaxjt an. SECOND YEAR. NO. 59. ASKS NO QUARTER; WILL GIVE NONE R. T. Daniels Denounces the People Who Have Been Lying About Him. R, T. Daniels who tuts occupied more Space in the newspapers during the past few days than is usually allotted to one private citizen, thawed out this morning and consented to give his views on the past, present and future location of the tenderloin district. "I would lie glad to see the cribs removed from their present location," said Mr. Daniel, "and 1 offered to con tribute $100 toward the expense of locating them elsewhere at the time tbe present site was chosen." Mr. Daniels said that he owned the building on the southwest corner 0( First and Stevens streets and when it was rented to its present tenants it wns with the understanding that 't Looking for a Match. Chris Macks has Just arrived In the city from Phoenix, B. C. nnd Says he Is willing to meet nny wrestler in the elty nt his weight. He has o...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 January 1904

8 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by Tho Press Publishing Company. fOWX IUBIBT OSECSEL, Managing Editor. SOmXPFS-XeJtAX PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or $3 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor Br tardy delivery to the offlce. •10 Pront are. telephone Main 378. Postofflce Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPFR. Rastem office: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago offlce: 14)* Hartford building. W. H. Porterfield, manager of foreign advertising. The Quick and the Dead. I.ato In tho afternoon of tlie day following the holocaust at the Iroquois theater in Chicago a man of haggard face climbed Aboard a Cottage Clrove cable car. In his arms he carried the body of a golden-haired child. The little body was wrapped in the coarse canvas of the morgue, but the covering did not conceal the features. Death had spared the sweet face and the hai...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 January 1904

UP-TO-DATE SPORTING NEWS BIVMOTIPsT AT ». A. A. O. Tell me not, all wisdom scorning, Knocking is anything but spite; Bide away the hideous hammers, . l'ut them safely out of sigaht! There were ttvOral huge things done at the election of oflirers of the Spo kane Amateur Athletic club yesterday and I here was more good fun than one could crowd into the same space of tune at a rag-chewing match over the decision of an umpire. There was not one solitary stormy petrel turned up during the whole election and where last year the crowd was out with two tickets, boosting one and rapping an other, this year not one evidence of bad blood showed and nothing ever so trivial occurred to mar the placid waters. All elections of course are of a. necessity noisy -so was this one. noisier than that old and much worn gag of the bunch that tried to erect a tower of babel and got to talking (ike a Frenchman telling a C hinaman , how easy it was to make pea-soup if ihe Chink would raise the peas. The memb...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 January 1904

4 CRUDE OIL CHEAPEST FUEL FOR ENGINES ) ANGELES, Cel., Jan. 14 — A novel plan for storing crude oil foi use as fuel In locomotives on th« desert divisions of the Santa Fe rail road is about to be tried. Tbe great Storage tanks used on some parts ol the line are a double expense: Flrsl Is the cost of constructing fhem, anC then the cost of painting u\\d keeping the tanks in repair. Crude oil is the cheapest fuel oh ttlnable over the Pacific divisions front the coast (is far as Gallup. N, M.. where the company's coal supply from its own mines is met. and then coal becomes cheaper than oil, Put the distribution of oil and Its storage along the line has long beer ' a vexinß question with the operating department of the read. Where Iror tanks were built it became a mattei of expense to raise the oil Into tin" XHE WIDOW DROPPED HER \ WEEDS. Local Briefs. ' Tf you nre not satisfied nftcr wit nessing tlie wrestling match, yur money will be returned to you at the C'omique. li. S. t'ollins of...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 15 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. TELEPHONE MAIN 375. SECOND YEAR. NO. 60. A PERSECUTED MAN IS DR. M'INTURFF Distinguished Prelate and Faith Healer Recounts His Woes and Fairly Groans Under the Load. Bishop David M. Mclnturff was car rying chairs into his church -the church of Spokane—when The Pre!! man found him. The perspiration was running down his lace, lie is not over corpulent, but the distinguished faith-healer and preacher bears every Indication of being well-fed and well groomed. A very little labor is cal culated to start the perspiration from his pores. Placing his load upon the pavement and resting his knee upon one of them he remarked! k 'l am a persecuted Ban. That Van Buren suit is the latest addition to hiy woes. She has no claim against me and, as 1 stated to you lust night, there is not a par ticle of foundation for the suit. Do I look like or act like a man who would beat a widow out of a dollar? It i-< persecution, nothing but persecution. A DECOY...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 15 January 1904

9 THe SpoKane Press. PsMlsheil Kvery Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. jOKsr aassar ouosel, icaMg-ing Editor. BCaiFPS-MoU£ PRESS SEBVXCB. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or J3 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 aye. telephone Main STB. Fostofilce Bos 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern offlce: 53 Tribune building. New Tork City. Chicngo office: 101 Hartford building. W. H. Forterfleld. manager of foreign advertising. ■» The Press and the Pulpit. "It has been suggested that the power of the church la waning and that the press has become tbe substitute for the pulpit. The press is a most powerful moral educator. It speaks to millions, nnd no man can refuse to recognize Its tremendous influence for good. Its weakness, how ever, lies in the fact that the press, so termed. Is primarily a newspaper end that it r...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 15 January 1904

UP-TO-DATE SPORTING NEWS icuLLrar traihing ham. Barney Mullin In making some of the fire laddies look to themselves. Bvery afternoon he goes a few rounds With one of them, but his particular delight Is to get Hoomer Weeks In front of him. Now Barney still .weighs about 135 and Boomer tips' the beam at 225 pounds in his shirt sleeves. And for a big fellow, Boomer la remarkably quick, and can box some 100. Barney can tear Into him like a battering ram and Weeks .thinks || fun, while If Barney was stolnc for v smaller man in that man ner there'd be nothing to It but a knockdown or two. One "Scotty" Hume got walloped roundly on his probosls yesterday. "Scotty," you know, is the trainer tor Harney, and occasionally the hit ler lets drive some of those kind that •ting and tickle a chap's left ear. Hume got his. Barney kept pecking •way at his nose till it's today tho •nvy of all the whisky drinkers In the city. It's a peacheiino and no ttlstske. In two days of training Mullin has taken of...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 15 January 1904

t Baldwins New Job CHICAGO. Jan. 15—The resigna tion of Henry K. Baldwin, chief engi neer of the Chicago & Alton road for the past fear years, became effective today. Mr. Baldwin resigned to be come vice president and general man ager of the I>u Pont I'owder company, with headquarters at Philadelphia. WHIST Opening Tournament of the Atlantic Association. f SCR ANTON. Pa.. Jan. 15.—1n addl- | tion to the delegations from Boston, New York. Baltimore. Philadelphia and other eastern places. several j western teams are taking part in the j annual meeting and tournament be- : gun here today by the Atlantic Whist association. The feature of the meet ing, which continues through tomor row. Is the third annual contest for the Atlantic trophy, open to all j players. SCATTERS I HIS ARMY r\ — - ,• ' bsbbbsbsß Uncle Sam Will Form New Military Division With Army. f- WASHINGTON. Jan. IB.—A gen eral rearrangement of the military map of the I'nited States Is brought about by the order establi...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. tb&bphobt! MAgr 375. SECOND YEAR. NO. 01. M'BRIDE'S FENCES ARE BADLY OUT OF REPAIR His Appointment of Judge Martin Makes Many Enemies in Middle Washington—Opposition Grows in Spo kane, Okanogan and Douglas Counties-Will Send Hostile Delegations to Convention. I.ocnl politicians sny that Governor Mcßride will not be able to iix up his fences in these parts in less than a week or ten days when he comes over from Olympia, nnd they nre threfore looking for quite n lengthy visit from his excellency. Not the least iniporln.it tiling which is worrying the governor It the almost certain loss of Chelan ami Douglas ami Okonogan counties In the state convention. His appointment of Victor Martin, of Wenatcheo, as the presid ing judge of the superior court of the new circuit in which those counties nre included, hns created a feeling of hos tility towards him which it "ill bo impossible to conciliate. Martin was the most objectionable man that c...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 January 1904

9 The SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. JOHN HUBERT ORETTSEI., Managing Editor. SOBXPPS-McBAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or $3 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor er tardy delivery to the office. BIS Front aye. telephone Main 379. Postofflce Bos 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern offlce: 63 Tribune building, New York City. Chicago office: 1©« Hartford building. W. H. Forterfteld, manager of foreign advertising. Shall the Woman Hang? Mrs. Mary A. Rogers of Bennington, VI., lias been sentenced to be hanged. Tlie crimp she committed was one of tho most atrocious in the calendar. She lured her husband into an unfrequented place and persuaded him to play "captive." She tied him securely and then by the help of her paramour chloroformed Rogers and threw him Into a river, where he was drowned. The murder ...

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