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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 January 1904

UP-TO-DATE SPORTING NEWS THE QUEEREST FREAK IN PUGILISTIC CIRCLES f TTIILADKLPIITA, Jan. If.—Seldom lias I more unique figure occupied the prize ring than joe Grim, the "Quaker balnea" who refuses to let aspiring knuckleduster put him in the land ©' dreams. Fitzsiinmons, Cans, .Tack O'Brien, Peter Maker, Joe Waleott, *[Kid" Carter, and others of all weights DIXON The Little Boxer to Co Up Against a Britisher. ' NEW FORK Jan. 18.—A dispatch from London says Qeorge Dixon, the §)s>feattterWolght champion, who has been boxing In Kuglu nd for the past pear and showing much of his old time speed and cleverness, is to meet Cockney Cohen at Newcastle tonight. [They are to go 1G rounds at 122 pounds, The two recently fought 10 rounds to n draw. Tonight's bout w ill probably he Dixon's last tight In plngland, as he Intends to romu home Boon. Hportlng men who have re- Bently returned from the other side Sire authority for the statement that ghe colored boy has broken loose from his prodigal...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 January 1904

4 IS THERE A JOB IN THE REMOVAL OF THE SCARLET WOMEN? 4 ' Vow that B. T. DanieUl lias joined the moral forces and expressed a desire to be lid of the frail fairies who in habit the alleys, it seems as if those unfortunates would not only soon be without friends, but also without a place whereon to lay the:.- heads. "They will imt be sent to the island, thnt is a settled fact, said a prominent offit iai connected with the city hall. "It is too close to the birr; Oreat Northern depot, and it would I be impossible to so a>range any part I Cf the Island so as to conceal from the public who use the Howard or Wash- j ii.gton street bridges the objecticnahl? features of a continuous midsummer Msort where tlie get-rich-quick girl* insist on tutting their drestes extreme* lv short at both ends.'' Mayor Boyd undoubtedly has some location In his mind's eye, but that wise optic refuses to give out even a liint of the direction in which it is east. "If a location Is selected in any of suburbs...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. nzMnon tAnr 375. SECOND YEAH. NO. G2. LOVE'S YOUNG DREAM t4 teap Year Proposal" in The Press Causes Intense Heart- Burnings—Father Refuses to Eat; Mother Can't Sleep; Young Miss Rosie Is Much Alarmed—"My Darling Edwin" Makes Trouble—Press Explains. My darling Edwin—pardon my fa miliarity—l may call you Bdwltl, I trust —but the time has come when It ' would be unjust to you to longer con ceal from you the state of my ardent sentiment toward you. Doubtless you have seen my eyes speak—now I will let my heart speak. Edwin, I love you. Will you become my bridegroom 7 I palpitate for an early response. ROSIB. This Is the letter that did it. It tins cuused pangs, pains and tears, disappointment and denials. And still It's one of the funniest situa tions In town.- 1 WltS* miming a beau tiful young lady walked into The I'ress offlce. She was stylishly dress ed, but got down to business nt once, SAVED FROM DEATH BY BROTHER'S BLOOD KANSAS CITY. Ja...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 January 1904

I TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. JOHN HUB EST BBEUSEL, Managing Editor. SCRXPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-live 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 office. 616 Front are. telephone Main 375. Pottorr.ee Bos 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterlicld, manager of foreign advertising. Dollars or Life? In the last analysis tho lesson of the Iroquois theater fire In Chicago Is this: Human life In riur day Is cheap. Material things are more than men. The managers of the Iroquois were not sinners above all others. A few Chicago theaters were safer than this one. Many of them were not. In any of these play houses a panic would have brought on a calamity, and for the same reason...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 January 1904

UP-TO-DATE SPORTING NEWS HE EATS OFF THE CLOCK. There are a whole lot of people Who are deeply Interested in the way a fighter diets himself when prepar ing for a battle. There are people In this city who have asked the ques tion with regard to Barney Mullin. the lightweight, who on January will attempt to hook it onto one Jolly Rogers, a coon, at Newport. Barney's trainer, Scotty Hume. Is a peculiar sort, and is always there with a ready reply to the inquisitive, who get personal in their questions ■Vtjlth. regard to his man. Tbe other dny Scotty wns asked the question, "What does Barney diet himself on?" This Is a most natural question ndw since the late "Kid" Parker took to the alfalfa diet and ended his fighting history thereby. Scotty scratched his head after be ing asked this question, put his thinker Into order nnd with a pro found look and never v smile, re plied : "Well. Barney don't do much In the diet line while training and never enters a restaurant." "Where does he eat?...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 January 1904

4 1000-TON BARGE GANAL WON BY HARD WORK r BUFFALO, N. Y„ Jan. Is—Resi dents of this city feel well satisfied with the accomplishments of the chamber of commerce In its ft?ht for Improvement In' the Erie canal. Led by President Leonard DodfS, the members of the' Chamber of com merce fought the enemies of the can al to the exclusion of all.other busi ness for many months, anil finally Bo red a victory. The work Of Dodge and his fellow members Of the chamber «.f commerce was to fan public sentiment In favor Of a 1000-ton barge cartel. When this was assured they began to plug to - - : —■ rt —? 1 Local Briefs. ■ The celebrated Kroeger pianos can be found only ot Bowers' Piano Store, JOS Sprague avenue. Prices reason able nnd terms to suit. Josh llell ami Birdie Hanly, two teicmbers of tlie colored colony, were arrested in a Riverside lodging house last night, charged with evading the payment of the marriage license fee. The Club Cale always in the lead. Our 26c merchants' lunch with beer...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 19 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month, TBmmOWB MAIM 375. SECOND YEAR. NO. 03. WED AT OLD WARWICK -Distinguished People of England Gather to Witness the Nuptials of a Couple Connected With Famous Families — The Bishop of Oxford Officiated. LONDON, .Tan. 19.—Tn St. Mary's Collegiate church, Warwick, Lady Mar jorie Ore ville, daughter of the Karl and Countess of Warwick, became the bride touay of Viscount Helmsley, grandson and heir of Karl Keversham. The beauty of the bride, the social position of her mother, the Countess of Wat- Wick, and the popularity of the bride groom combined to make the wedding one of the great social events of the year. For the accomodation of the London guests a special train was run. reselling Warwick at noon, n halt hour before the beginning of the ceremony. The marriage wns conducted by the Bishop of Oxford, assisted by Hey. Canon Rivington,vicar of St. Mary's Collegi ate church, and the Rev. 11. Symonds rector of Little Huston, Kssex. The company ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 19 January 1904

TKe SpoKane Press. —j — — Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. JOKH HUBERT OEEUSEL, Managing Editor. BCBEPPS-McRAE PRESS BEWICK. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or 13 per year, delivered by carrier. No fres ooples. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor •r tardy delivery to the offlce. •16 Front ays. r»l«phone Main 378. Postofflce Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: E3 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: BOt Hartford building. W. 11. Porterfield, manager of foreign advertising. Why? Why Borrow t Why pain? Ever since man was capable of pain anil sorrow these cries have been wrung from his soul. You see another suffer. Perhaps It is no fault of his. You sympathise, and you philosophize. Anil the only answer you can give to the query, "Why this suffering?" Is the old one: It Is for the perfection of character. But — Pain and sorrow come to you—to you. That's differ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 19 January 1904

Gen. LCC'S Birthday ATLANTA, Or., Jan. 19.—The \blrthday of Robert K. Lee wns ob eierved throughout Georgia today by the local chapters of the Daughters Of the Confederacy, who prepared and carried out elaborate programs, the features of which were southern songs and readings relating to tlie life of Ijeo. In this city and else where there were also parades of the r'ttttia aud other organizations. THE "SAT HOTHIHG" CLUB. "Dummy" and "Silent" Rowan, the deaf and dumb fighters, have started a "Say Nothing Club," which being translated means "Sox Nix." These two boys have got half the sports in the city talking with their lingers and ringing In all the "finger ex pressions" they learned while tnklng a breath between throwing sptt-balls at one another and telling the poacher all about how It happoned. Silly Wood Is about the only chap who can address the "dummies" and use good grammar and correct spell ing, and he has a monopoly on the "fingerings.'' However, when It comes to gestures, ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 19 January 1904

4' MANY TRADE REFORMS WILL DE DISCUSSED WASHINGTON, Jan. 19.—The Na tional Board of Trade began its thirty-fourth annual meeting here today. About B0 commercial bodies nre represented by 150 delegates. The program of the meeting, which will occupy three days, contemplates the discussion of a wide range of sub jects. Among the many resolutions adopted by some one or another of the constituent bodies for discussion nt the meeting nre those favoring one cent postage for Invoices; urging further trademark legislation to com plete the participation of the I'nited States in the benefits of the Inter national I'nion for the Protection of Industrial Property; favoring the granting of further power to the in For Aged Miners Utah Philanthropist Who Has Provided a Home for Them. BAT.T LAKE, Utah, Jan. 19—Salt Lake, Utah, will soon open the doors of the first home for aged, injured and decrepit miners in the I'nited States, to be known as the Judge home, named after the late Mr. Judge. Provisio...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 20 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Nontb. TKUFHOMTi MAlir 178. SECOND YEAH. NO. 04. "no surrender; - says the chief Woydt Will Defy Powers That Be— .. Proposes to See Thing Through v to the Bitter End. Chief Woydt Says: "I Will Not Surrender." "I am not going to surrender in this matter. I have done my duty, and do not propose to be kicked out." THE MAYOR SAYS "I CAN!" Section 33, city charter, reads: "He (the mayor) shall have power at all time. In any emergency, of which hs shall be the judge, to assume command of the whole or any part of the police force of ths city. In case of riot, turn-alt or violent disturbance of the pub lic order the mayor shall have, as th* exigency In his judgment may require, the right to assume c jntrol for the time being of ths police force; but before assuming suc'.i control hs shall Issue his proclama tion to that offset, and It shall be the duty of the board of police and the chief of police to execute ordsrs promulgated by him for ths suppress...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 20 January 1904

3 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. JOHW HUBERT OXEUIEL, Managing Editor. SCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or 13 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 rront ava. r?.lephon» Main 373. Postome. Mom 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern offlce: 53 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 1M Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld, manager of foreign advertising. One Woman's Influence. Ono woman may bo nblo to use lier influence at tlie right moment In em h a way as to postpone or prevent war between Japan and Russia. That woman Is the i Baring, Before her marriage to the czar of Russia she was Prioress Aliic of Hesse, a granddaughter of Queen Victoria. And although the marriage was one of convenience and politics It is conceded that through Incomparable...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 20 January 1904

UP TO DATE SPORTING NEWS Veteran Lightweight to Meet "Young Corbett." AKRON, Oliio, Jan. 20.—Somewhat to the surprise of even hi» close friends 'Art Simma, the local lightweight, has bci v matched to meet "Young Corbett" tlie featherweight champion, at 13.1 pounds. The bout is scheduled to take place in the arena of the Oak laud. Cal.i Athletic club, and will be for 20 rounds. Straight Marquis of Queenshury rules, without fancy inter pretations, will govern the contest. 1 The last important fight Simms had *ras with Martin Duffy at the Inter national club of Detroit. Duffy got the decision from Cert. Siter and Simms claimed the referee favored the Chica go man. It was apparent to all who witnessed the light that Dully was head and shoulders above Simms. Since then Simma has fought several battles hut none as important. Duffy lias s>nco claimed the welterweight championship, The "Young Corbctt"- SUntns go is not for any championship, HE OPENS THE "RAPID-FIRES." "Young Corbett" has...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 20 January 1904

4 PRETTY WIFE FLEES WITH BLIND MAN WHOM SHE HAD DIVORCED Mrs. Mary Warren Orr, Hearing That Her Former Husband Is Blind, Helps Him to Escape From an Asylum. riNCINKATI. Jan. 80.—With all of her old Usee for the husband she divorced 12 years sgo_ reawakened by hearing .in account of the blindness which had overtaken him. Mrs. May Warren Orr. a'young society woman ot Piqua. Ohio, has su< eeedert in freeing Ixmis H. Orr, son of General W. P. t)rr. one of the wealthiest residents of Tiqua, from a private hospital in this city where he was conhned, nnd has fled with him. Orr is 32 years old and his wife is 30. They quarreled a good deal during the first months of their mnrnage and then Mrs. Orr shook society by begin ning an action for divorce. The divorce wns granted and Mrs. Orr went hack to her parents in Piqua. Orr and his former wife met often, but never recognized each other or had the slightest thing to do with each other. FIRE Chicago Makes Narrow Es cape From Another Holocaus...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 21 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Montft. TELEFHOXX MAIlf 375. SECOND YEAR. NO. G5. ROLLED THE SAFE OUT OF THE CAR The Only Thing the Southern Pacific Train Robbers Left Was * " the Locomotive. US F RAIT CISCO, Tan. 31.—The Southern Pacific Sunset Limited, westbound, was boarded by masked men near tunnel 7, a few miles from Paso Xobles, early this morning and the safe thrown off. The discovery was not made until an hour later. The amount in the same is unknown, but it is believed to be at least $10.- --000. Posses have been sent to the scene. While the train was coming slowly up the grade Into the tunnel the rob bers boarded it and battered down the large door to the first express car, in which there were no messen- gers. The door was locked at San Xiuis Obispo, where several thousand dollars In money and valuables had been placed In the safe. The train proceeded northward with the express messenger in the adjoining car to the rear. They noticed no suspicious characters around...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 21 January 1904

9 TKe SpoKane Press. Pabllshed Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. JOHN HUBERT ORE US EL, Managing Editor. SCHITPS-lIcRAE 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 or tardy delivery to the office. •IS Front are. telephone Mala 375. Poatofflce Bon 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 63' Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld, manager of foreign advertising. American Kings. This is "high finance": Tho United States Steel corporation, with $!>o.nnO,ooo in its treasury, cuts out 40,000 holders of the common stock from dividends. Only $2,500,000 would have been needed to pay a dividend to these stockholders who, de ceived by the specious promises of Wall street, are now frozen out of the dividend paying; class and left without a penny of profi...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 21 January 1904

UP-TO-DATE SPORTING NEWS President of the A. 15. 0. Can Lay on His Oars. CLKVELAND, .Tan. 21.-After one •jf the hardest tights in the history of tlie American Howling congress, J. J. Row c was elected president over F. L. Pasdeloup. of Chicago, last year, and •lie national tournament awarded to Cleveland. Howe is mayor of Lake- Wood, a Cleveland suburb, but prefers SUCCESS IB PREDICTED. There is little doubt now but the Hulln Rogers fight which will !>e pull ed oil ut Newport Sunday night will be s rattling success. Both principals are down to hard training and putting in the hardest licks since the fight was j>roposi»(L The tickets are felling well, people jmhping at the opportunity of witnessing a fight for $3.5" which aUo includes their transportation both ways. Nick Brown, in whose theatre the affair is to be held, left for New port this morning, huviug completed nil arrangements. Word is here that lots of the smaller toidi* are to he represented at the ringside. Sandpoint...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 21 January 1904

4 Tom Parr says so Tom Pari says: FOR JANUARY 21 22 \\T> 33 THERE WILL UK GENERAL STORM* CONDITIONS. ' Who i« Thomas Van ? Thomas Parr i* a descendant of old Or. Pair, of the myal tamily of England. What has Tom Pan* to do with the Press! Tom Parr is a weather-wise man; far surpassing an}' of Spokane's private fon asters. The Press has decided to gi\e Tom Parr a chance. Compare his work with the actual weather con ditions. The Press docs not exploit Tun P«rr in opposition to the U. B. Weather Kuieau. TO CUBE A OOT.B IV OBE DAT take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablets. All druggists refund the money if It falls to cure. E. W. Grove's signa ture Is on each box. 25c. An Alum Mountain BERLIN, Jan. 21.—German scientist* have recently reported on tlie ex istmce of an "alum mountain"' in China, which they say is one of the wonders of the world. It is a source of wealth to the residents of the vicinity, who spend their time mining ah.in. The mountain is said to. be 10 miles in circumference a...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 22 January 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Are Cent. Per Month. SECOND YEAR. NO. 66. Extra! raw out. Wi * ! 'At 8:10 today Judge llinkle Issued 'warrants for the following alleged "crib owners." The charge Is rent ing property for lntmoral purposes: Eugene Aitkin, 2; Frank Bruno, 8; Harry Baer, 2; Jacob Qoetx, 2; J. D. 2; H. T. Daniel, 2; Charles Crosby, 2; Jerome Drumheller, 2. The warrants were sworn to by I* Btreyfller. At Point of Pistol Two Baseball Players in the Game of Stand and Deliver. 'Albert Arneson, a baseball player, was positively identified this morning by J. W. Grover as the man who held a revolver in his face Inst night while a second man robbed himself, and Wcntzel Strumez. Grover and Strumez both live west of the city and had reached a point near Hogan's hill when the masked men ran out from the roadside and ordered them to throw |p their hands For some days the police hove been on the lookout for two men who have been engaged in other suburban hold ups and last night Officer Mile...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 22 January 1904

3 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. 70BBT BT/BBBT OBBtrSBX.. Managing Sartor. SCBIPrS-McBAB PBBSS BBBTIOB. 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 •r tardy delivery to the office. ■IS Front are. (Telephone Main STB. Boetofllc* Boa 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPE.R. Eastern office: S3 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld, manager of foreign advertising. The Russian Way. Will Russia retire from Manchuria? Or Corea? Tou can answer that question, as the Yankee does, by asking another: Will the United States withdraw from Panama? Russia has built a railway across Manchuria—virtually two railroads: One leading to the Ice-bound harbor of Vladivostock and the other to Port Arthur. At the latter terminus, where she secured Concessions from Chin...

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