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

i ran turn c mi, hi hoi mm Lack of Transportation Facilities May Prove Disastrous—Large Army now In Manchuria- Soldiers Poorly Fed and Underpaid-Cossacks Will Bear Brunt of Fighting. [(Compiled by Special Correspondent of The Press Under the Direction of the Newspaper Enterprise As sociation.) WASHINGTON, Feb. 15.—Big bat tailous do not always win battles, , although Napoleon sagely remarked that Fortune was on the side of the heaviest artillery. The strength of Russia's army Is that of a giant, but the giant may bo unable to use his Strength. One weakness that may bother Itus kla Is the question of transportation. Although nearer tho scene of prob able trouble than England Is to South 'Africa, and with railway transporta tion. Russia Is In a much moro diffi cult position to reinforce her troops than England was during tho Boer "war. The Transslborlan railway will not tare for more than four or five trains dally. It requires SO days to trans port one battalion from Moscow to Port Ar...

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. — 15 February 1904

OGLESBY TOO CLEVER FOR SILENT BOY Most Sientific Fight Ever Witnessed in This Section in Years.—End Came as a Surprise in the Ninth—Peculiar Blow on the Chin. (By Jimmy Collins.) ' In one of the prettiest and most Scientific battles ever seen in these parts "Kid" Oglesby of Helena put '"Silent" Rowan into dreamland in the ninth round, with a brand new lullaby punch of his own invention, last night before the Owl club at Sandpomt, Idaho. Both the little men were chock full of science, and both tried repeated tricks to draw out tlie other. So clever wns the blocking that neither boy wns a bit to the bad up to the time of the knockout. The sleeping potion was prescribed by Oglesby in the shape of a right upper cut to the point of the chin, a blow which all saw but could not understand. The Kid had held the punch up his sleeve and was waiting for just such nn opening and the op portunity for trying out his new knuckle-pushing stunt. It woikcd like a charm, How It Happened. Here is the m...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 February 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. mmon max* its. LAST EDITION WMTHEB I-ORB OAST: PROBABLY PAIR. CHINA MAY FIGHT BOTH THE CZAR AND THE MIKADO MAKE MONTE CARLO AT COEUR D'ALENE Gamblers Will fight For open Town on' me Lake-ii They win whi Make II a Hoi Resort lor the Fraternity. Ts there a plan on foot to make Coeur d'Alene City a small-sized Monte Carlo? Developments brought to the Surface these last few days would in dicate it. Stub nn effort was made early last summer but there was then and is now a "closed town" element in power which frustrated the attempts of Spokane and other gambling men to turn the famous summer resort into the contemplated gambling center of the northwest. The matter seems now to have again been taken up by local and coast sport ing men. Action has been hastened by the fact that the beautiful little pleasure resort is to have another election, A determined effort will immediately be made lo defeat this old "closed town" elemeut at the coming ele...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 February 1904

TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sundny by The Press Publishing Company. SCKXFFS XSWB ASSOCIATION PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-live 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 svenne. Telephone Main 375. FoatoSce Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern ofnee: 53 Tribune building, New York Pity. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. \V. H. Porterfteld. manager of foreign advertising. Adjustment. A great misfortune comes to you. In every life the unexpected happens. Being unexpected, the jolt Is a heavy one. Surprise is mingled with despair. Such tilings have happened to others. "But to me. that's different. I simply can not endure It." And in the very hour of your misfortune your soul rises to meet the emergency! Every day thereafter you fashion yourself to fit the new conditions. Unconsciously almos...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 16 February 1904

HANNA (Continued from Page 1.) point commltteees to officially repre sent them here and nt the Interment at Cleveland. The senate c immlttee Will number 20. while the house will name the entire Ohio delegation and Others appointed by Speaker Cannon. It Is expected that three special trains will constitute the funeral cor tege from Washington to Cleveland, leaving Wednesday afternoon. The ilrst will have on board tho remains and members of tho senator's family, on the second will be tho senators ttnd "On the third will be the repre sentatives. It has not yet been de cided whether President Roosevelt and a part of his cabinet can accom pany tho remains to Cleveland. BANNA'S LIFE Marcus A, Hanna, the man nnd ■dalesman, died at the zenith of hia fame. He was considered one of tlie greatest politicians of his time and Wielded a power In political circles tardy attained by any of his fellow Citizens. Tbe death of the senator following On that of the Into President Mc- Klnley has been a bl...

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

4 NO TRIBUTE TO HANNA THOUSANDS XX SPOKANE MOTTBN TXB LOSS OF TKE BEPUBLICAW LEADER, BUT TKE CITY OF FICIALS FAIL TO TAKE COGNI SANCE OP TKE PACT TBAT TKE NATION KAS LOST A GREAT BULK. Xo flag nt half mast floats over the city hall of Spokane today as a tribute to the memory of one of the pretest American itateamen of the times. Senator Hanna is mourned in Spokane by thousands who keenly feel the loss of the (treat leader, but the city in its official capacity pays him no honor. In other cities of the country every token of respect by individuals and public officials is today paid to the great man. At the court house the flag is lower ed to half-mast. Local Briefs. More washings in a cake than any Other B-ecnt soap. Kasy Work soap. No fancy wrapper. All soap. William Burton, aped 68, died last night at his home at E1603 Sinto avenue. The funeral will be held to morrow morning at 10 o'clock from the residence. The interment will be at Greenwood. Protect your lungs with one of our che...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 17 February 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-fire Cents Per Month. LAST EDITION XrOOAX. rOUOlitl ?»OBABLT HOT OB MAIM. SIX HUNDRED RUSSIANS ARE FROZEN TO DEATH EN ROUTE TO THE SEAT OF WAR Czar Is Encountering Unsurmountable Difficulties in At tempt to Rush Troops Across Siberia. His Men Aie Freezing and in Some Places on Verge of Starv ing to Death. Russian Control in Manchuria Ex tends Only Within Range of Soldiers' Guns. Russian Warship Torpe doed in Second Attack of Japanese Torpedo Boat Flotilla at Port At thur Sunday — Stormy Weather Prevented the Japs From Doing Much Damage. (Hy Scrlpps News Association.) ■T. PETBBSBtTBO, Tin Frontier, Tel). 17. —Hussian troops bains; sent to the far east are encountering- In surmountable dlfllonltles. They are being sent In ordinary freight cars, 88 men in each, with a small store In the center for warmth. The fuel need is wood, the supply of which is replenished as the train stops en route. Sledges are still being used aoross take Baikal. It is a continu ous st...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 17 February 1904

TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. SCBXPPS NEWS ASSOCIATION PRESS SEBPTCZ. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or ft per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all rasea of poor or tardy delivery to the oflice. 616 Pront avenue. Telephone Main 375. Portofflce Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: S3 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld, manager of foreign advertising. Law—For the Other Fellow. A few days ago this newspaper said: "The lawless, the law-evading and the law-negleetlng whose Interests are advanced by non-enforcement of law —and their name is legion in every city—stand shoulder to shoulder in support of an administration that favors them. They form a powerful political backing." A confirmation of these words is to be found In a recent article by Mayor Harrison of Chicago,...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 17 February 1904

NINE-YEAR-OLD BOY ACTOR DRAWS $ 100 WEEK SALARY If Donald Oallaher earns—nnd gets —-$100 per week at tho age of nine years, what will be his earning capa city when ho is grown to man's estate? This Isn't a problem In mental arithmetic. It's a cold fact. Donald earns $100 a week for acting with Maxlne BUlott and his contract culls for 10 weeks' work this season and the .same number next year. He ap pears In the tirst act of "Her Own Way" In a role written for him. He Works half an hour an evening ex HAS HAD ENOUGH OF THE WIDOWS THE AIR DAMES ARE NOT SATIS FIED WITH A OOOD DINNER, BUT INSIST ON PESTERING THEIR HOST WITH OFFERS Or MARRIAGE. i SYRACUSE, K. V.. Feb. 17.—A. A. Vowlett, the Syracuse millionaire who Lve<l H2 years and then became noted as a humorist by giving a dinner ban quet to liU willows, had another birth day today, but this time the widows were conspicuously absent from the celebration program. '•N"o.!' suid Mr. Howlett had all those women here laSt year, and 1 gav...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 17 February 1904

4 WILL HAM CONSENT His decision will Be ol Much importance in Republican Situation—Answer is Expected Datly—Lindsiey tor the Legislature. Much of the political gossip of the hour centers about tbe candidacy of I>. T. Hnm for the nomination for governor. The chairman of the county republican central commitbe. Who is credited with being one of the most popular republicans of the county, refuses to tny. Nt least for publication, whether he will enter the race as an opposition candidate to Governor Mcßride, In the past few days special pressure has been brought to bear on Mr. Ham to induce him to be a candidate. When asked this morning he said he had not made up his mind definitely and had noth ing to say at the present time. Some of the leading politicians of the city say, however, that Mr. Ham has told them that he would not enter th. race. This statement comes so straight that It would seem to indi cate that he has determined to stick to his first statements made some Weeks ago nn...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 February 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. TEEEFRORB MAZR fJTB. LAST EDITION VBITXEB FORECAST: WARMER, WITH RAIN OB SHOW. UNCLE SAM MAY HAVE TO TAKE A HAND IN FAR EAST Orders Are Reported to Have Been Issued to Three Regiments in Cal fornia to Hold Themselves in Readiness for Transportation to Orient. Trouble Is Expected in China That Would Probably In volve All Great Powers. Russian Troops Reported to Be Pillaging and Rob bing Non-combatants in Port Arthur. Refugees Reported Many Casuel ties. (Scrlpps News Association.) SAN FRANCISCO, rob. 18.—An or der has been received at the Prasidio, arc. rdlug to a rumor circulated in army circles here, to hold the Tenth and Twenty-eighth infantry and the FonrtU cavalry in readiness for trans portation to the far east. Following the alleged receipt of this order the privilege of visitors at the Presidio has heen restricted, as regiments af fected hy the order to prepare for movement to the orient have only re cently returned from the Phili...

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

TKe. SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Frees Publishing Company. SCTMFPfs HEWS ASSOCIATION 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 offlce. 616 Front avenue. Telephone Main 375. Votrtofflce Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld, manager of foreign advertising. Mark Hanna. Mark Hanna is a name that will stand In history. The Influence the man has impressed upon his time will endure long. He has been a powerful force In the national destiny of this generation, and he is a figure that will loom large out of the receding paat. He was not a great man according to the established standards. He was neither orator nor soldier, nor was he diplomat or law-giver. Neither was he adep...

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

ME YOU A MASON? The entanglements through which 'Annis Bloodgood, the central character in the ronring farce, "Are You a Mason?" passes, in his endeavor to prove thut he is "Worshipful Grand Master" of a lodge, when, in reality, he is not, and his lurid descriptions Of ledge-room tactics and Masonic initiations are wonderful examples of imagination and ingenuity. By the greatest tact and diplomacy he con vinces his wifo for a time; but is finally trapped into attending a lodge social where his deception is disclosed. To propitiate his wife's wrath, he event ually does join, and the complicated ends of this clever piece are deftly woven into a pretty love story at tho fall of the curtain. "Are You a Mason?" will be present ed tonight at. the Auditorium. It will also be repeated Friday and Saturday nights, and Saturday matinee. IN THE CHURCHES Tlio social question will be discuss ' ed, debated und argued in the churches next Sunday. Two mass meetings have been called by the preachers,...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 18 February 1904

4 BLOCKED BY ICE X ARBOR AT HEW YORK IS AL MOST CLOSED —MART VESSELS ARE FROKEN IN OFF LIBERTY ISLAND, ' (Seripps News Association.) NEW YORK. Feb. IS.—The harbor today is suffering one of the worst lee blockades in years. The ferries are Stopped and many liners were unable to clear on schedule time. Nineteen schooners are frozen In off Liberty island. OTTT MONEY COMING. V The county treasurer turned over J17.575 today to the city treasury. The money Is a part of that which has been paid in on the 11103 taxes collected this month. Local Briefs. Wo aro making special prices on the Box-top Domestic Sewing Ma chines for the next three days, Call and see them and get our prices. Eastman-James Co. Inc., 333 River- Bide avenue. P A. Herring of Portland, formerly in business in this city, is registered at the Hotel Spokane. More washinps in a cake than any ether 5-cent soap. Easy "Work soap, fc'o fancy wrapper. All soap. K. J. Brown of Seattle, who is lading the fight of the advertising le...

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

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-fl?* Crati Ptr Month. nunon blub m. LAST EDITION viATin rouoiß: whuh, trm baxb ob mow. PEACE OF ENTIRE WORLD IS THREATENED European Reports Indicate Danger of War between Great Britain and France and all Powers Seem to Be j Preparing for Trouble as Result of the Fight Now on Between Russia and Japan.—Whole Russian Regi : ment Reported Drowned in Lake Baikal. X.LOTDS FBAB EUROPEAN WAR. (Scrlpps News Association.) LONDON, Feb. 19.—Lloyds today are asking; a premium of 30 per cent against ths outbreak of an Anglo- French war within the next three months. The nigh rate is based on the faot that Prance ha* not given out a formal declaration of neutrality beyond a vogue statement hy Minister Delcasse; also because France has al lowed Russia to uss Jibutil, which Is In the Trench colony at the head of the Red sea, as a base for a rendes vous of the Russian fleet in those waters. This Is decidedly contrary to the usngo of other neutral powere. The British foreign of...

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

TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening ISxeept Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. scams iraws association press sebvice. One cent per copy, sis cents per woek. twenty-five cents per month or tt per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all esses of poor or tardy delivery to the office. BIS Front avenue. Telephone Main 373. Fostoffice Boa 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern offlce: 61 Tribune building, New York City. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld, manager of foreign advertising. Pensioning Worn-Out Employes. A progressive southern railway company has Just put into operation a system of pensioning superannuated employes. Officers and employes who have reached the psalmist's three-score-and-ten will be retired on a pension it they have been in the service of the company 10 years, and provision has also been made for voluntary retirement at the age of 65 under liberal con ditions. The principle I...

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

iWB- Mew Classification ef welfMs-Jaek Men roe waits a Jaw ol iroß-Chatnolon JEf irles Will ciiaiienge Monroe or Sharkey (By Jimmy OnlUna.) Tlie National Boxing asociation, which was recently organized in Detroit for the purpose of regulating boxing and alto putting the sport on a better footing than it has been heretofore, has selected Billy Considine, match -jMLker of the Metropolitan Athletic 'club of that city, as president of the organization. A new classification of the weights of lighter* is one of the most important reforms which the as sociation intends to acomplish, and the following classification has been drawn up to stand until the next meeting in the fall: Special class, 105 pounds; light bantam, 110 pounds; bantam, 116 pounds; featherweight, 122; heavy featherweight, 127; lightweight, 133; light welterweight, 140; welterweight, 148; middleweight, 158; light heavy weight, 175; heavyweight, all men over 175 pounds. H«w Training Stunt. Whether Jack Monroe, tho miner pugi...

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

« MAYOR APPEARS ONE VOTE SHORT Charges Against Chief Woydt not Apt to Be Sus tained by City Council-funk Says Absentees Have no Right to Vote Because They Have not Heard the Evidence. j No material differences In the evi dence developed at the hearing last night of the charges ngainst Chief of Police Woydt which were made by Mayor Boyd to the city council. The result. In spite of predictions to the contrary, probably will be the re tention of the chief until a new coun cil goes In In May. Dr. Doolittle has been confined to his home for several days and will not be able to l>e pres ent tonight, which may give the may or's backers a chance to secure the submission of n majority report in favor of removal, but It is not be lieved that the mayor can muster the necessary six votes to sustain the charges against the chief. How Totes Stand. ' COunctlmen Hand, Punk, Pratt nnd Burch, all democrats, are with the chief of police. Oouncllmcn Boyd and Foster, republicans, and Baldwin, democra...

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

ONE CENT PER COPT Twenty-five Cents Per Month. iiLzraon attar art. LAST EDITION WEATHER FORECAST: FAIR. PORT ARTHUR IS ABANDONED BY CIVILIANS Small Land Engagement Fought in 1 Korea in Which Russians Are Re ported to Have Captured Small r Scouting Party of Japanese Sol-I diers Who Had Maos and Other Valuable Data About the Country With Them. r 1 (Scrlpps News Association.) •T. PETERSBURG, Feb. BO.—Ad- Vices from Port Arthur today say all ths women and children snd most of the male civilians have left the place sad practically only the garrison re main. The exodus has been made In anticipation of a combined land and naval attack by the Japanese, and ths destruction of ths town is feared. MAST TOR LAND BATTLE. (Scrlpps News Association.) OinrOO, reb. so.—Advices today stats that Russian land forces are concentrating between Mukden and Hewohwang, Manchuria Troops on board trains ar« arriving there with considerable precision. Ths Russians at Port Arthur ars again In a boastful mood. LA...

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

TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. ■OBXPFB KIWI ASSOCIATION PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents-per week, twenty-live cents per month or 13 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all casea of poor or tardy delivery to the office. 616 Front svenne. Telephone Main 375. Portoffics Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld. manager of foreign advertising. We Like Japan. The question is often aslced, why do Americans, almost without excep tion, give their earnest sympathy In the present conflict to Japan. Because Americanism is opposed to autocracy. The American public has been reading about Russia. It knows that the government of the czar has no constitutional limitations and that the Russian subject is the football of bureaucratic caprice. It knows that Russia- is deni...

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