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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 7 April 1904

CAN FARMERS SUCCESSFULLY BE SHIPPERS "1 hope the farmers will make tnetr ' club go," said a prominent milling man yeaterday, referring to the ef forts of the Lincoln county club of farmers which Intends to organize the eaatern Washington farmers to handle their own grain. "If they go at it right and work for ■ 'she best interests of their com pany, they can make a success of it, but I am afraid they overestimate the profit there Is In the wheat business. They say all of the warehouses In this section are consolidated and in a trust. Why is It then that there are seven warehouses at RitsvllleT If the various companies were in a combine they would not go to the expense of maintaining so many warehouses at one station. "There is a great deal of competi tion between the different companlea. They are continually offering tho farmer Inducements to bring his grain to them. The Seattle Grain company Is today selling hundreds of thou sands of sacks ut 5*4 cents apiece. If the farmers' compan...

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. — 7 April 1904

mp TtnPOR.PT mm 5 ttinrj The rase of tho Washington Water Tower company attains! tlie city came up before Judge Kennan this morn ing. The company pleaded for more time in which to prepare its case and the hearing was continued until Monday, the 18th. The court grant ed the company a temporary restrain ing order which will prevent the city from interfering with it until the case is finally heard. The court also granted tlie company permission to continue to distribute its rails, poles, ties and other supplies along Third avenue between Howard and Napa streets, but the company must not tear up the street. The company was required to fur nish bonds for 1500 before tlie re etratfllnfj order is finally granted. Must Not Disturb Street. "Corporation Counsel .lurlson said this morning that the temporary re straining order issued by Judge Ken nAn again *t the city went only so far ns to prevent the city from com- P'lling the Washington Water Tower company to remove the steel rails and tics ...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 8 April 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. vauraon max* am LAST EDITION WBATRBB POXBOABTI PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS. REPORT OF ANOTHER BIG RUSSIAN DEFEAT Paris Dispatch Says the Czar Met Another Setback on Yalu River—No Details of Fight Given. ■. «p . .. .. I i (Scripps ivwws Aesociatlon.) LONDON, April B.—Dalzlel's Paris correspondent wires that a report has reached the French capital of a fresh dsfeat sustained by the Russians In the vicinity of the Yalu. Their loss is said to have been heavy. No con firmation has been received. WOULD CAPTURE PORT ARTHUR NEXT SUNDAY. (Scrlpps News Association.) ST. PETERSBURG, April B—A Port Arthur dlsputcb says the Jap anese have phinned a .supreme at tempt to capture Port Arthur Sunday,' Which Is the orthodox Greek Catholic Bnster. Twenty-five tire ships have been prepared for sinking In the channel, while tlie whole. Japanese fleet In the vicinity will bombard the torts. The Japanese are convinced they will succeed because tlie Rus sian fo...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 8 April 1904

3 TKe Spokane Press Published Every Evening- Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. BOBXPFB BBWa ABBOOIATTOB FEB SB BEE VICE. 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 caaes of poor or tardy delivery to the office. 016 Front avenue. Telephone Main 375. Fostofflce Box 4. The Official Paper of tKe People, Eastern office: 63 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: 10t Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld. manager of foreign advertising. Co-Operation in lowa. I A notable success Is The Farmers' Co-operative company of Rockwell City. lowa. Its business Is to buy everything; Its members have to sell and to sell everything its members have to buy. The company does a business in merchandise alone of $600,000, to say nothing of the sales of the produce, grain and stock of the membere. And it haa done this business at an annual expense of on...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 8 April 1904

fat My Book, if Sick Don't Send a Per ny Don't send a penny. Just watt till you see what I can ao. Let me take the risk. Let me prove Hp flret what Dr. Shoop's Restorative caa do. The Restorative will gain your friendship, your endorsement. If you test It. For a whole month you can use It without the slightest risk. I will tell you of a druggist near YOU who will furnish six bottles of Dr. Shoop's Restorative a month on trial. I will absolutely atand all the cost If It falls. If you say, "It did not help me," that ends it as far as cost to you is concerned. Do you under stand me? I am telling It as plainly, aa clearly as I can. I want you to know absolutely and without doubt that this offer is made on honor. I have tbe prescription that cures. My Only problem ts to convince you thnt Dr. Shoop's Restorative will cure— Is an uncommon remedy. A common remedy could not stand a test like this. It would bankrupt the physician making the offer. And lam succeed ing; everywhere and here ta t...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 8 April 1904

« MOON IS DIVORCED WOT OVX.T TWENTY TEAMS Ota SECURES DIVORCE FROM KTTS BAICD SHE MARRIES SEVERAL TEAM AGO. After hearing n few ex parte mr.t- j ters this morning Judge Kennan call- . ed the case of Neill versus Nelll nnd | the divorce mill was In action. There j were only two candidates for single blessedness. Both of the injured parties were women and both set up abandonment as the reason they Should be divorced. Alice Neill wits the first to be heard. Shi is a very young wife, be ing btlt 20 years old. She was mar ried several years ago to J. T. Neill at Pullman. Her husband was a bar tender, but she says after the mar riage he did little or no work and lived at the home of his wife's parents. When he wished to go to Wardner to work his wife says she "staked ' him out of her own funds; that he did not go to work, but when tlie money was gone he r< turned to Pull man. Finally ho deserted her two years ago and since then has done nothing townrd her support. She has been compelle...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 9 April 1904

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents Per Month. rBXBFBOBB MAX* STB, LAST EDITION WZATHBB FOBECAST: TOBJXCWT ABB SURD AT FAXB. JAPANESE GROSS YALU RIVER AND ENGAGE IN ANOTHER EIGHT Rmpatkln Demands Half Million More Men Be fore August First. (Scripps News Association.) LONDON, April 9—The Central News' correspondent at Yankow wires that a Chinese report has reach ed there which states that the Jap anese have crossed the Yalu and that n skirmish has occurred at Tatung knu. General Kuropatkin has finished his Inspection of the Ncwchwang garri son. Ten thousand reinforcements are due at Newchwimg tomorrow, while IB,oo* nre within o day's march The Russians now claim to have 400,000 troops In Manchuria, more than enough to outflank any Japanese force which may be advanced. General Wogack has succeeded Gen eral Krondovitch In command nt Newchwung. RUSSIANS TO USB AUTOMOBILES. (Scrlpps News Association.) ST. I'KTI'RBTII'RG, April 9.—The government has ordered a large num ber of armored auto...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 9 April 1904

9 TKe Spokane Press Published Every Evening Except Sunday By The Press Publishing Company. BCBEPBB BTBWB ABBOCIATIOW 88888 SBBVICE. One cent per copy, si* cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or ft per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Bohscrthers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor er tnrdv delivery to the office. oiw * runt avenue. Telephone Main 375. Fostoges Boa 4. The Official Paper of the People, Eastern office: 53 Tribune building. New Tork City. Chicago office: 10t Hartford building. W. H. Porterfield. manager of foreign advertising. Nicholas, Weakling. The world has long since come to the conclusion that the czar of Russia is either a great hypocrit or a weakling incapable of carrying out his own good intentions. A writer in the Fortnightly Review, by implication at least, takes the latter view. Nicholas Is czar only In name. He is controlled by the bureaocracy which theoretically he controls. He is not strong enough to dominate his ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 9 April 1904

IT WONT FIGURE OUT Drrr tiiiitui b«x»i.e«to» quotmb nouui to now WATEB HUTHI WECdb BB A «aB)WBnTTT OX TIB I»BOI*E*TT owrau. It coat the city of Spokane $139,- -•33.42 to run the water department last year. Of this amount $23,992.37 was used for operating expenses and $115,643.42 was used for extensions and bettermenta. The above figures are for the bare running expenses of the department. The total disbursements for the year amounted to $222,888.94. This In cludes the principal and interest on outstanding warrants, salaries, etc. Thaamount on hand December 31, $8135.87. ns compared with $12,083.03 In January, 1903. The total Indebtedness of the water department for outstanding warrants now amounts to $390,967.97. Still there are some who contend that Water meters should be Installed at a Cost of $432,000. M. H. Eggleston, city treasurer, who Is thoroughly conversant with the water proposition, says: "It Is a fact that If house meters are installed the rate will be cheaper to the con...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 9 April 1904

JUDGE MOORE'S EULOGY Pigs Tribute to tlie Memory ol Patrick Henry winstOH - Aitornegs Honor Fellow Member ol tbe Spokane Bar. The members of the Spokane bar met in Judge Kennan's court this morning to consider the report of the committee appointed to draft resolutions on account of the death of Colonel F. H. Winston. Judge Kennan presided over the meeting. Judge Belt was seated with him. The report of the committee wns called and Attorney T. D. Rock well presented the following resolu tions: "We, the members of the bar of Spokane county, assembled to pay a last tribute of respect and affection to our departed brother, Tat tick Henry Winston, humbly yielding to the divine law that so suddenly has taken him from us, embrace this oc casion to express to his family our abiding nnd sincere sympathy and condolence. "Of Patrick Henry Winston no less can be said than that as a lawyer he possessed a scholarship which made him one of the most distin guished members of the profession. As an ad...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 10 April 1904

LAST fDITIOII tntATtm FORECAST: TOITTQH r AMD lOISIT TATM. CLUTCHING FOR THE ALMIGHTY DOLLAR HUMAN MONSTERS SELL THE SOULS OF SPOKANE GIRLS Employment Agencies Emboldened by Greed, Traffic in Virtue, Lying in Lurk on Street Corners and in Office Blocks Ever Ready and Anxious to Hurl to the Depths of Degradation Working Girls for a Mere Bag'atele—PßESS Makes Wholesale Expose of Nefarious Practice of Supposedly Reputable Busi ness Men of This City. To the Editor of The Press: Why don't you write up the employment agencies who try to get young girls to go to hottßes of 111 fame? I was a-trylng to get a Job and this kind of a Job was offered me. I am only a poor girl and have to work for a living, but 1 do not like to be insulted. (Signed) AN HONEST WORKING GIRL. Spokane, Wash., February 23, 1904. On February 24 The Press received the above anonymous communication Unlike most letters of Its kind, It did not find Its way Into the waste basket. It seemed to have a ring of truth In it. Its...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 10 April 1904

» THe Spokane Press fWlahed Bvery Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. BOMUTWB BBW IMOOIATIOaT IMW STBMTIOB. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-flve cents per month ot M 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. •l* rront avenue. Telephone Hala 375. Postofflce Boa 4. The Official Paper of tKe People, Eastern offlcV BJ Tribune building. New York City. Chicago office: |fj Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld, manager of foreign advertising. Shifting the Burdens of a Citizen. Did you ever stop to think that you are an officer of the government? Under our national constitution and theory of government when a clti sen Is in the presence or crime he Is an official of the law. It Is his duty to fcee that the law is enforced and the criminal apprehended. Indeed, If he fails of this duty he is particeps criminis—a partaker in the crime. An old fashioned ...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 10 April 1904

TO AVOID WATER FAMINE NO DIFFICULT TASK IF BOARD OF CITY COMMISSIONERS WILL ACT—CITY ENGINEER BAYS WHAT SHOULD BE DONE. "There are three things which can remedy the scarcity of water in .Spo kane," said City Engineer Gill this morning. "With a little expense either to the citizens or to the city the vast amount of water now going to waste Can he utilized. "The first thing to do, as Mayor Boyd has stated, is to inspect the leak age in the mains. It is now up to the board of public works to order the petometcrs and set the men to .work. "The second remedy is to inspect Ihe hanje. plumbing. There is no doubt th.-vt quantity of water is going to waste on account of faulty plum ing in dwellings.; "The third remedy is lawn inspec tors. Several of these men should be hired to keep a close watch on the resident portion of the city. Anyone found violating any rules of the de partment, sprinkling out of hours or letting the water run at night, should be arrested and subjected to a heavy fine....

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. — 10 April 1904

« poiKt roon SltLtT 01 MIT The Washington Watrr Power com pany attempted this morning to spring a ci up (fetal on the city and sent a force of 40 men to Third avenue where this company and the Traction com pary arc contending for a franchise, but before Uiej had been able to stick a pick into the ground the police bad discovered the trick and had a force pf men on hand to stop it. The result Was that the company's men were cull ed in and the street remains us it was heretofore. The board was notified this morning that the company had men ■ n the ground with shovels and picks, ready to go to work. Officers afcDermott, Dunn. Buchola and Jeflactly under orders from Captain (Vccrly were hurried to the scene to see that no ground on the street was broken. Bo quick were the police that they arrived almost as toon as the men. Corporation Counsel Juris: n sent a communication to the heard this morn ing saving the Waahingtn Water Power company would be allowed to haul material to the ground ...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 April 1904

iast mnon WBATIM FORECAST: THREATENING; OOOX.EB WEDWKBDAT. HE WILL ENTICE GIRLS FROM SALVATION ARMY Ed. Miller, of Miller & Miller, Knows Two Girls In the Rescue Home Whom He Thinks He Can Secure —Red Cross Agency Manager Does Not Advise It, But Is Willing to Find House for a Young Girl to Enter. Yesterday The Press exposed the Peerless Employment Agency of :!:>"> Main avenue, which accepted an order to furnish girls between the ages of 14 and It! years for a house of ill fame; the Denver Employment Agency, in the Van Valkenberg-Holland block, where the manager, S. .1. Bean, accepted an order for girls and agreed to go out to a public dance and secure them; and the Ragle Employment Bureau, where D. D. Wamsley. the manager, accepted a similar order to furnish girls for an immoral house and disclosed his business methods. Today The Press exposes three more agencies in articles written by Sara Serl. iv which she tells of her experience! at each place. There are more to follow...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 April 1904

i THe Spohane Press Published Every Evening Except Sunday byJThe Press Publishing Company. BgfiSßS NEWS ASSOCIATION FBBBS BBBVIOB. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or M per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor or taidy delivery to the offlre 616 Front avenue. Telephone Vain 375. Fostofflce Boi 4. The Official Paper of the People, Eastern office: 53 Tribune building. New York City. Chicago nfiiee: 10b Hartford building. W. H. Porterfleld. manager of foreign advert!sjng\ The Better Half. A subscriber writes the editor to know if the latter "really believes that women are better than men." Sure! And the editor had supposed all rignt-th inking men would agree in that belief True, there Is a sort of philosophy which says when a woman sinks Into the depths of crime she sinks lower than a man can sink. It Is not true—only apparently. Woman falls from a loftier height, that Is al...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 April 1904

ALBUQUERQUE'S PRETTY LAWNS MADE DESOLATE W. 0. BITTEN SATS BEATJTTTTJL SOUTHEHH OTTT QBEW FOOL ISH AMD PUT IN METERS— WOMEN HOW USE DISK WATKB IN TAIN EFFOKT TO KEEP .TBEES ALIVE. Will the people of S|K>kane be com pelled to use dish water to keep their trees alive in the front yards, as other cities have had to do where meters have-» v en installed? Are the people going to pay out $432,000 and then have merely enough water to wash with and to drink? If the scheme of Com* mißsioner Weymouth and some block owners is carried out there will he tho aaine condition in Spokane as it is in Other cities. YV. 0. Sivyer, in tlie Exchange Na tional bank building, in speaking of the proposed installation of meters said: I have recently returned from Albu querque. N. M., formerly one of the garden spots of the south, now prac tically a desert. I found in the for mer beautiful city a few trees which Were kept alive by the women pouring dish Water around the roots. There seemed to Ihj plenty of...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 April 1904

4 big mm mm IN. P. STOCK IS ON Opening Arguments in the Scrap Between the Hill and the Harriman Interests Be ing Heard Today. ST. PAUL, Mii.n . April 13.—Hie motion of Harritnan md Pierre for leave to file » petition in Intervention in the case of the state against the Northern Securities company in seek ing, to get control of the Northern P i uric is being heard in the state circuit court today. This morning was occupied by the mining argument in behalf of tin' plaintiffs by Maxwell Evart", who con tended that under the decree of the court by the United States supreme court the petitioners are entitled to have returned to them shares of -t"<k in the Northern Pacific, or those into Which they have been converted in ex change for shares of Northern Secttr itics stock which they held, and that the defendants are to dispose of the stork pursuant to a scheme of distribu tion which would give the Hill inter ests stronger control on competing line* than ever. A surprise was sprung on I...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 13 April 1904

LAST EDITIOtI WEATHER FORECAST: COOLER AND THREATENING. MILLER $ MILLER FALL INTO THE TRAP AND ARE CAUGHT IN THE ACT Ed. Miller Makes Proposition to Girls and Tries to Get the Fictitious Zelpha Lyons on the Phone—PRESS Has Tel ephone Call That Was Sent to the Supposed Lyons Woman. Monday The Press exposed the Peerless Employment Agency of 335 Main avenue, which accepted an order to furnish girls be tween the ages of 14 and 16 years for a house of ill fame; the Denver Employment Agency, in the Van Valkenberg-Holland block, where the manager, S. J. Bean, accepted an order for girls and agreed to go out to a public dance and secure them; and the Engle Employment Bureau, where D. D. Wamsley, the manager, accepted a similar order to furnish girls for an immoral house and disclosed his business methods. Yesterday The Press published Sara Serl'a experiences at the office of Miller & Miller, 125 Slovenes street, where Ed Miller said "I'll do It"; at the Red Cross Employment Agency, 224 ...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 13 April 1904

s TKe Spokane Press Published Every Evening Kxcept Sunday by The Press Publishing Company. ■omrm rors a—octattoic wni mnwneu. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five centa per month or tt 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 office. 616 Front avenue. Telephone Stela 378. Postofllcc Boa 4. THe Official Paper of tKe People, Eastern office: S3 Tribune building, New York City. Chicago office: 10« Hartford building. W. H. Porterflcld. manager of 'orelgn advertising. He Had No Show. George Collins, a young man, was hanged in St. Louis last week. A few hours before his execution he said in an interview with a news paper reporter: "My parents never gave me a show." Nor did he say this because of pique, nor to justify himself. As re vealed by his life's history wliat he said was true. The boy did not get a fair chance at life. In fart, his parents gave him 1 no chance at all....

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