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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 26 February 1904

AN ENGLISH EXPLANATION OF THE TIBETAN EXPIOIIION LONDON, Feb. M.-For the first time since the expedition under Cap tain Younghusband started for Lhassi the capital of Thibet, an explanation of the government's reason for send ing the force into the unknown coun try has appeared in an English paper. .Veiling the fact that the government intends to forestall Russia's effort to reach the Indian bordor, the article •ays: "In 1888 a body of Tiltetan troops invaded Sikkim, a state under Knglish protection. After fruitless negotia tions with Lhassa, we were obliged, in 188H, to drive the invaders out. Their intrenchments were stormed and the fugitives pursued over the Jelup pass into the Chuinbi valley. Our troops were then withdrawn, owing to representations from China, which claimed a suzerainty over Tibet. "Before the war the Chinese had declared their inability to control the Tibetans. However, they intervened SELL LOTS SOON The Pittsburg Land and Improve ment company, which is plannin...

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. — 26 February 1904

4 COAST BASE BALL FANS DONT LIKE NEW LEAGUE AVD POBTT.AWD WOT AS WELL PLEASED WITH THE IK CALI ' rOBVJTXA ASSOCIATES AB TVEY WERE WOT THE TOWIfS XV THE PAOXriC RATIONAL. (By Jimmy Online.) &EILIT BATS SEATTLE. TAOOMA Xotwithstanding tlie fact that Mali nger of the Spokane baseball club allowed himself to be quoted as saying there was a posibility of Spokane bring in the ioa«t league next year, he is now out ith a bundle of roasts for tho ex-outlaw organisation. "1 believe this year will so the fin ish of the Coast league." he sn\s. "and next season will se the old P. X. L. circuit begging admission into the one wo now have. The roasters piny the old-fashioned game of ball, just like Reubens, and the games are mostly long drawn out affairs. Already the people over there have become dis satiflied--a tiling they were not when Seattle, Tacoma an<l Portland were in the Pacific ational league.'' The fans of the coast cities have already commenced to howl aboht the management of thi...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 27 February 1904

)N£ CENT PEI COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month, mmon mas* mi . & LAST EDITION weather ronouti faix. RAILROADS GRANT CONCESSIONS TO SPOKANE SHIPPERS, BUT THE LATTER ARE NOT SATISFIED Chicago Meeting of Railroad Traffic Men Grants Reduc tions to Spokane Shippers-Thought to be Effort to Break Up the Fight Now Being Made—Large Firms Refuse to Sign Agreement. liOCnl shippers were informed todnv through railroad channels and an extra edition of the Press of the action of the Chicago meeting of freight officials on requests for reductions in Spokane lutes. A large number of vi tides are reduced from 5 to 00 cents and some are raised. The average redustion is 10 to 15 tents. It is noticeable that these reductions effect pricipally the big shippers. Hardware, dry goods nnd paper and liquors are the articles most effected by changes. Will Bot Quit. Companies handling these lines are the leaders in the total rebellion and. it was probably thought by the rail rouds, that by granting these re...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 27 February 1904

TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every BVentng Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. BOBaPBE HWI ABBOCIATIOB FBSSS BSfItTT.CS. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month o» It 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 avenue. Telephone Main 375. Postofflcs Bon 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 53 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 10* Hartford building. W". H. Porter::, id. manager of foreign advertising. The Girl Who Drinks. "Oh. If I didn't take a drink occasionally with the boys they will think I am not a good fallow." Of course these words were said by some young fellow about town and contain nothing startling. Of course they were not. They were used by a young girl In Chicago. She was handsome, finely dressed and belonged to a good family. And She Is only a type! Recently it was discovered by officers of the l...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 27 February 1904

A fAII'S DREAEI f»y Jlmsay OuUlaa.) Big Bill Myers, the wide pad artist, who has hecn wintering and growing ■till fatter in the salubrious atmos phere q| 1/m Angeles, will leave next week tor Ins home in Terra Haute, and will rc|w>rt March 5, at St. Louis. Big Bill made a few bingles in Seattle last season, and came to be very well liked by the fans. He has just been notified that the team will in all probability train at Houston, Texas, and the players arc wanted in St. Louis by March S. Bddie Householder will be remem- Ijftrad by the fans hare. He will play With I .it tie Rock this year. Manager Reilly has wired transpor tation to Billy Dammann, and the favorite southpey will arrive in this city in a comparatively short time. "Honest John" MeCloakey can havo Joe t'opelund, the human megaphone, if he likes—many in this city have him beaten the whole length ,oJ tho stretch. Magnates In Bowling Contest. 'All the knowledge of Solomon was thought necessary for a time to settle a lit...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 27 February 1904

4 " KEEP UP FIGHT FOR PURE WATER," SAYS DR. NEWMAN Urges the Press to Keep up the Fight to the End- Senator Heyburn Would Build a Grave Yard on the Banks of the Spokane River-Former Health Officer Says Spokane should stop it. "Senator W. B. Heyburn of Idaho has Introduced a bill In the senate of the United States to set spart a park nnd a graveyard on the edge of Coeur d'Alene lake which, if passed, will bring such a pestilence to the city of Spokane as will depopulate It." said Dr. D. C. Newman, former health of ficer of Spokane, yesterday. Spokane Must Protest. "The Spokane river has a direct outlet from the lake, and If the cltt sens of Spokane do not make a roar against the passing of the bill, the city will be In an unhealthy condition from the time the first body Is laid in the cemetery. I can not under stand how Senator Heyburn could have the hardihood, when he has lived in Spokane so many years, to Intro duce such a bill. He must know that the people of this city are compell...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 29 February 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-live Cents Per Month. miMMi math mm. LAST EDITION WBITUB BOBXCABT: UOR BVAEBT OB SBOW TOBIOBT. WHAT WILL JOHN BULL DO ABOUT THE SEIZING OF A BRITISH STEAMER Russians Swoop Down in Red Sea on Gollier Carrying the British Flag. —Two of the Czar's Warships and a Torpedo Boat Sunk at Port Arthur, According to Reports at St. Petersburg, (Scripps News Association.) Liverpool, Feb. 89.—A private telegram this afternoon reports that th* Russians have oaptured the Brit ish collier Oriel in th* Bled sea. (Scripps News Association.) BT. PETERSBURG, reb. 29—An unconfirmed rumor la current here this evening that two Russian battle ships and a torpedo boat have been sunk at Fort Arthur. FIGHT TO DEATH. (Scripps News Association.) ST. PETERSBURG, Feb. 39.—A telegram from Fort Arthur reports that General Stoessel, commanding, today issued an order directing th* attention of tha troop* and inhabi tant* to the faot that the Japanese intend to land at Fort Arthur and seise the...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 29 February 1904

THe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. SOBTPPS BBWS ABSOCIATIOB PBBSS SUB VICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or tt 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. 618 rront svesns. Telephone Kaln 375. Postofflos Box a, OrriCIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: £2 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 106 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfield, manager of foreign advertising. A Mother's Mistake. "Ho save others; himself he can not save." This is the sorrowful story of an intelligent mother who. In trying to save other boys, lost her own son. Young Van Dyne Is one of the youthful bandits now on trial for bis life by a Chicago jury. He was a member of the "car barn murderers"—a band of boys who. among many other crimes, killed one man for $1.35. Heredity, you sny. No. Van Dyno belongs to one...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 29 February 1904

BATTLE IS FOUGHT IN THE PHILIPPINES Moro Band Annihilated in Desperate Struggle With American Troops=*=Seven Soldiers Badly Wounded. (Scripps News Association.) WASHINGTON, Feb. 29.—General Wade, commanding the division In the Philippines, cablos this morning: "Ueneral Leonard Wood reports an engagement at Jolo on thr> 14th. Ma jor Scott, with the third squadron of the Fourteenth cavalry and a Single gun from tho eighteenth bat tery of field artillery, led an expedi tion against a remnant of Hassan's Moros. "Bcott attacked the colta and took It after lively fighting. The tiring was twice stopped to give the Moras a chance to surrender, but they do-, cllned. All the natives were killed or captured, but Hassan. Friendly Dattos assisted the troopß. "The cable Is not working, which accounts for tha delay of the news." Seven Americans were wounded In the fight. They are: Lieutenant West, shot in the thigh, sorlous; Hul hurt of Troop I, shot In the right Bide; Hlnderer of Troop I, shot...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 29 February 1904

. 4 SPOKANE GETS m DELEGATES —— i EARLT SINGLE CONTENTION PREVAILS — M'BRIDE POBOBS DEFEATED BT THREE VOTES— KING COUNTT GETS 115 TOTES AND PIERCE 58—OOBTEBTIOB IB TACOMA MAT 11. The Mcßride forces met their first pronounced defeat of recent weeks in the meeting of the republican state central committee In Seattle on Sat urday. They attempted to secure two state conventions, but were outvoted by the railroad people by a vote of IS to 19. The convention will be held In Taeoma May 11 and will place in the field a candidate for governor and n full state ticket, nominees for con gress, all to be elected at large, and live presidential electors. Ten dele gates to the republican national con vention will be chosen at this con vention and because of the necessity cf choosing the latter the state con vention is held at an early date. Early County Conventions. The republican county primaries snd convention will be held at dates Sufficiently early to enable delegates from the county to reach ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 1 March 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. telephone mnr m LAST EDITION WEATHER FORECAST: LIGHT SHOW, COLDER TONIGHT. JAP WARSHIPS ARE DETERMINED TO CAPTURE THE PORT GREAT COAL MINERS' STRIKE THREATENED Conference in Indianapolis Breaks Up in Almost a Riot Without the Question of r Wage Reduction Being Settled. INDIANAPOLIS, Mnrch I.—-The wage conference between representa tives of the coal miners and tho big coal operators broke up in almost a riot today. Men of considerable power in the miners' Organisation are pre dicting a great, strike April 1. When the conference adjourned at noon it amounted to v practical Until adjournment with the wage question still unsettled. The conference between the repre sentatives of the central competitive district, comprising the coal fields In Illinois, Indiana. Ohio and western Pennsylvania, and the operators of the mines In that district has been •on for several days. The haggling over the wane reduction proposed by the operators has been gr...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 1 March 1904

THe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. SOBIFFS BBWE ASSOCIATION FREES SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-ftvo cents per month or IS 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 avenue. Telephone Main 375. Fostofflcs Boa a. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 108 Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld. manager of foreign advertising. John D. Long's Girl. What a fine story that is about John D. Dong's daughter! No, she hasn't married a count or a duke. It is doubtful If tho girl, tiven in her dreams, ever hoped to preside in a castle or be presentod at court. Nor has she made a mark in society. She could. The daughter of an ex-secretary of the navy is a somebody. She could demand admission to the homes of the most aristocratic and ex clusive. Sho ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 1 March 1904

THE EDISON OPENED Hie Kdison theater at 808 Errerside ■venue was formally opened at 7 o'clock last night. The first night's performance* were to packed houses. The Edison is a first-class vaudeville house and the first week's bill is creditable. It consists of a legerde main stunt by "the (Ireat Bowmona/' who presents a pleasing appearance and does things that appear to be won derful. little Harold Iloff, however, is the ■tar of the atractions. His soprano Tolce is phenonunal. The Kcnnett sisters do a pretty singing and dancing tern, while "the Aldeans" keep the crowds amused with acrobatic stunts. 'Mpntjfoinery and Candor are funny men who can do something In the musical line. The moving pictures are good. The house itself is a pretty and commodious little theater. Acker's Blood Blixlr positively cures Chronic Blood Poisoning and ail Scrofulous affections. At all times a matchless system tonic and purifier. Money refunded If you are not satis t J. SOc and tl.oo. Spokane Drug Co. Th...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 1 March 1904

4 Local Briefs. W. P. Guthrie of North Yakima is at the Spokane today. More washings in a cake than any other 5-cent soap. Easy Work soap. No fancy wrapper. All soap. W. D. Ball and wife of Missoula are at the Spokane. The Club Cale always In the lead. Our 15c merchants' lunch with beer er wine from 11:30 to I p. Ok as good as ever. Headquarters for stsaka Chops, etc. 1. Chilbera. manaaer K. H. Libby head of the Vincland Irrigation enterprise is Spokane flora fjee iaton, Idaho. An especial favorite with the ladles —men also like to use It after shaving —Watson's Clover Cream. 25c. George K. Thompson of Land, Idaho, armed lierc last night and will remain for several days. If you have a puln In your hack, side or chest, an onion und belladon na plaster will remove it instantly. Call up Main 514 and have one sent you. Only 25c. Red Cross Pharmacy, 0601 Monroe street. Hal t'olc returned yesterday from Pea I tie. If you are in doul.it. call nt the office of the Spokane ■ Eastern Trust co...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 2 March 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. tnznon max* its. j LAST EDITION wIAtHE FORECAST: TOWIOHT AND TXtTBSDAT, FAIR. NO NEWS TODAY FROM PORT ARTHUR INDICATES FIGHT IS ON Several Reports Current at London That Japanese Have Met Reverses but They Lack Confirmation—Sultan Is Forced to Refuse Czar Permission to Take His ~ Black Sea Fleet Through Straits. LONDON. March 2,--Bulle tin.-A rumor is in circulation in the house of commons that Port Arthur has fallen. No information is obtainable. LONDON, March a.—Again there la an absolute dearth of authentlo newa from Fort Arthur or the vicinity of the Tain. Significance la attached to this fact aa it indicate* that a pos alhle fight ia in progress at Port Ar thur. Several reports are current that the Japanese hare met a reverse, hut there is no confirmation. ANOTHER ATTACK BT JAPS IB DISCREDITED. (Scripps News Association ) WASHINGTON, March 2.—lnfor mation has been received here from Japanese sources that another Jap anese attack on...

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

TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. SOBZFPS HEWS ASSOCIATION PBBSB SBHtTZOB. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or II 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. tit Tront avenue. Telephone Main 375. roetomce Bos «. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: (I Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: lit Hartford building. W. H. Porterfield, manager of foreign advsrtlstng. Refined Cruelty in Louisville. The more you study man. the less you understand of the nature of the beast. It Is a thought prompted by a Louisville happening. There was a golden wedding celebration. Nino grown-up children were present, there was much happiness, hearty handshakes, congratulations Showered on a white-haired woman and an old man, old enough to havo learned decency, toleration and humanity. The company was ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 2 March 1904

YAMASHITA ASPIRES TO BE THE BRYAN OF JAPAN uma 3at wio miTiD mx- SKur nrro anßamrs atoarß wili nTinur to m- XABO'B XiSvJTD TO aTII HIS OOUITBT. UNCOI-iN, Mar. 2-Japan will have the advantage in her struggle with Russia of the advice and counsel of a young mini trained in the art of government under the direct supervis ion of no less a personage than Win, J. Bryan. At the midwinter commencement dt the University of Nebraska next week lYmashilu Yashchiro, a young Jajwnese student, will receive his degree in political economy, and, after visiting YA M ASHITA YABHCHIRO. (Special to tlie Press.) the St- Loail exposition, will return to liis native land to take activo pari in the politics of that nation. Six years ago Colonel ltryan was sit ting oil the veraiulah of his city home talking with aome friend* when a young Jap appeared, valise in hand. He introduced himself as Yamasliita Yashchiro, and announced that he had come to make his home with Mr. Hryan and to learn (Tom him the art of ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 2 March 1904

4 CLOSE BUILDINGS IF OWNERS DO NOT GIVE PROTECTION Spokane Club, Dry Goods Houses, and Hotels Will Be Closed If the Owners Do Not Obey Orders of the Fire Committee. Unless the recommendations of tho fjard of hre commissioners are car lied out within 30 days every public building in the city which lias not lotnplied with the recommendations of Ihe hoard will be dosed. This was the decision reached by membert of the lire commission this morning. The order applies to the buildings of the (Spokane dub. Spokane Dry Goods company, Palace Dry Goods company, the Daniels block, the Aberdeen hotel building and the Hotel Arthur build ing. Communications were sent to all owners of buildings over two months Bgo that the) must comply with tlie eiders of the commission, The owners seemed to think that after public opinion had abated somewhat they would be able to dodge the expense of improvements. Chief Myers of the (ire department has made an investigation of all the buildings visited by tlie com...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 3 March 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. nunioaa mat* m *m LAST EDITION WHATHM FOMOAJJTi RAIN OB SNOW, WARMER TONIGHT. Spades Are Trumps. SUFFERING AT PORT ARTHUR Water Supply Is Exhausted and Siege Prevents the People From Securing Relief — Little News From the Far East Today. (Scripps News Association.) ST. PF.TKRSIU'RG. March 3.—A Port Arthur dispatch states that the Inhabitants arc suffering from a se rious shortness of witter, supplies of which nre brought ovorlnnd. and owing to the severe cold the water freezes and the casks burst before they arrive. The condenser In tho town Is Insufficient to supply the needs of the gurrlson nnd Inhabitants. QUIET IB CHINA. (Scripps News Association.) LONDON, March 3.—The report of •JW probable immediate uprising of the 'Chinese against the Russians ia strongly denied here. Humors of hos tile notion by the Chinese troops und natives ure discredited. EXTRA SESSION CALLED. (Scripps News Association.) . LONDON. March 3—A Central News disp...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 3 March 1904

TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Broqing Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. somnpps kiwi associatioh ntn sbbttcb. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-live cents per month or IS per year, delivered by carrier. No free cooles. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor or tardy delivery to the office. 616 front avenue. Telephone Mala 375. Fostoffloe Box 4. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. Eastern office: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 10* Hartford building. W. H. Portcrfield, manager of foreign advertising. Mcl Hossler's Fight Is Ended. Mcl Hossler's fight Is ended. He Is n saddened, discouraged and almost destitute man. He feels like a slave, and he has discovered that It is not possible to do business in this great, liberty-loving land without the per mission of a mighty corporation. If you should tell a people unacquainted with the methods of the Standard Oil company that a concern that deals In millions about as you han...

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