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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 2 January 1903

4 CANADIAN PACIFIC IS BACKING NEW ROAD 'All doubt that the newly Incorpor ated Spokane & Kootenai railway is to be a branch of the Canadian Pacific system has now been removed. The incorporators are Senator George Turner and Daniel C. Corbin of Spokane. Jacob Furth and John 11. MrGraw of Seattle and Charles S. Bihler of Taeoma. The capital stock is $3,000,000. The legal connection of Senator George Turner with the Canadian Pa cific has long been known, but he has evaded so far a direct admission as to whether the Canadian Pacific is back of the Spokane & Kootenai and also behind the projected road from Taeoma to Sumac, incorporated by the same men. SPORTING NEWS. spobt Dusnra teak, Lovers of sport, amateur and pro fessional, will long refer to 1902 as a most remarkable year on track, field and water. World's records were broken, new champions appeared and the year has been successful to many In a financial way. The Pacific Northwest league had a good season of it—in fact, ba...

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. — 3 January 1903

'ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Gents per Month mttmmd - - NO. 60. RAILROADS TIED UP 1 TRAFFIC DEMORALIZED Tf the present heavy snows nnd continual slides nnd washouts con tinue In the Cascsd. Spokane will become the termlnn the Northern ■ Pacific and Great I.„. .ncrn lines, and trains will have to be run over the O. R. & N. line. The Northern Pacific this morning reports a mild tieup on the west end on account of slides, and the Great Northern will not be able to use Its road between Bpokane and Seattle for four days at least. Monster snow slides have occurred In the Cascades and the roadbed has been torn up and two bridges carried away. ii means that n force of bridge . men anil laborers must be kept in j the Cascade nil winter clearing tie 1 line. Two feet of snow is reported to I NO PERFORMANCE. The "Fiddle Dee-Dee" company did not play their engagement at the Spokane theater last night, nor will they perform tonight. Manager Dan L, Weaver, taking Cognisance of Rome of the la...

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. — 3 January 1903

* The SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Exrcpt Sunday by The Press Publishing Co. SCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month Dr 13 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. 616 Tront Are. •Telephone. Main 375. Postofflce Box 555. liongfcllow says in his "Masque of Pandora,*' "Resolve and thou art free." C< rtainly you will never he free unless you do resolve. In "Two Gentlemen of Verona" the hard of Avon says, "For what I •frill. I will, nnd there an end." You must will to be what you will. *" Or, If you believe in the liihle, It may be put as quaint old Peter Cartwright once put It: "I can do all things, says Paul." "What? All things? You are mistaken. Paul." "I can do all things through Christ which strengthened me." "Ah, that's different, Paul." Resolve to do better and be belter. Resolve. Resolve today. Not because this Is any better day than any other day, but because human nature needs to make constant pledges ...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 3 January 1903

SOME. Or OUR NEW TELLOW CITIZENS IN PHILIPPINES. FOR STATE EXHIBIT AT WORLD'S FAIR An appropriation of $75,000 for a Washington exhibit at the Louisiana Purchase exposition Is strongly fav ored by the trustees of the Chamber of Commerce of this elty. At a meeting of tho trustees nnd members of the legislative delegation IDAHO RANGE LIMIT. LafWISTON, Idaho. Jan. 3.—The Sheepmen of Idaho will ask the legls- Jature to reduce the range limit from two miles to half a mile, The pres ent law provides that sheep shall not pc herded within two miles of any enclosure. YUKON'S GOVERNOR. VANCOUVER, H. C Jan. 3.- Fred erick T. Congdon has boon appointed governor of the Yukon territory, to Succeed J. 11. Iloss. AMONG THE TOILERS AMERICA'S SUPREMACY. Herbert n. Cason, writing in the Arena, says that our newly won com mercial supremacy has been achieved by our high priced, Intelligent and In ventive worklngmon, not by the statesmanship of our Financiers, The sort of Intelligence upon which com merc...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 3 January 1903

SAXON KING GEORGE IS SLOWLY SINKING TifclVLIX, Jan. 3. —This morning King George of Saxony is slowly sinking. His physicians say that death may outdistance the courts who nre ucting upon the divorce pro ceedings brought against the erring crown princess, thus leaving her queen of Saxony. All the gossip and scandals that have clouded her fame have not af fected the crown princess' popularity with Saxons of all classes save the highest. They greatly admired the bright Austrian woman, wdio spoke to them and even mingled with them without assumption of superiority MILLIONS ON HAND. WASHINGTON*. J.in. 3 —The cash In the United States treasury on De cember 31 amounted to t1.531,081,260, ogair.st whirl; there are demand lia bilities amounting to tP6fi.C71.820, which leaves a cash balance of $364.- --400.360. The public debt amounts to 11, 311,574,05 i». SUSTAINS NEGRESS. WASHINGTON. Jan. 3.—Mrs. Min nie W. Cox (Colored), postmistress at Indtanola. Miss., has tendered her resignation becaus...

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. — 5 January 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents per Month NO. 51. RAILWAYS ATTEMPT TO START TRAFFIC The bridges swept away on the Great Northern west of Alvln have been temporarily secured, so that the company was enabled this morning to run trains into Seattle. No. 3. westbound, departed today With nil the passengers who were de layed here on account of the storm In the Cascades, and It Is expected that by the time It reaches Alvina the ruined bridges will be sufficiently PC pal rod to permit trains to pass over them Karly this morning another bad rock slide was reported In the vi cinity of the Cascades and a large force of men with a heavy rotary left for the scene. A conductor arriving here last night said that he went through a. rock and snow slide Which was two miles long and well over the coaches. Small slides were also reported ELECT OFFICERS. The stockholders of the Washing ton Home company held a meeting this afternoon for the purpose of Meeting officers for 1903. The elec tion resulte...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 5 January 1903

s THe SpoKane Press, Published Every Evening Kxcept Sunday by Tlie Press Publishing Co. SCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. Olio cent per ropy, nix cents per week, twenty-five cents per month t>r S3 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. 616 Front Are. Telepnone Mali: 375. Postoffloe Box 555. In the current McClUre'S Lincoln St .(Tins tolls the startling- story of the fall and the redemption of the city of Minneapolis. KTader the Administration of Mayor Ames the entire machinery of the municipal government was tinned into an adept mechanism for wholesale and systematic robbery. Far simile pages of the "Big Mit Ledger," an account book kept, by Swindling joints stating the surnfl paid by the swindlers to the mayor, Chief of police and detectives, reveal a state of deliberate corruption Which has no parallel in the history of American cities. City officials made a business of employing and directing criminals, stipulating for their Share of the "loot." The administration was tran...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 5 January 1903

RAILROAD EMPLOYES , NOW IN CONFERENCE ST. LOTJlsf Mo.. Jan. 5—A ma terial increase In pay for nearly 200,- DOO railroad employes of the middle and north west will probably result from Hurts*, nferonce begun bore to day by officers and other representa tives of four powerful labor organl » TatUjns. The organizations ropresent lv,«»ro the Brotherhood of Locomo tive Engineers, Brotherhood of Loco motive Firemen, Brotherhood of Rail road Trainmen and Order of Railway Conductors. The movement for a general ad vance in wages was commenoed by the four organizations some time agftv 'An omen of success for the move ment .was to be found In the mero tact that for the first time In their history the four organisations were Working In harmony toward the de- Sired end. At a Joint conference held IN GOPHER STATE. ST. PA PL Jan. I.—Lieutenant Governor Ray W. Jones, State Audi tor S. (J. Iverson and C, A. Pldgeon. Clerk of the supreme eotirt, the three new state official! chosen at the last electio...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 5 January 1903

* FIRST DAY'S PROGRAM FRUIT GROWERS' MEET Promptly at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon President Tannatt will call to order tire amrual convention of the Inland Empire Horticultural associa tion In the I'ntted States courtrooms In the Auditorium block. The association has made prepara tions for the greatest meeting In its history and the delegates will, it is expected, number twice as many as at any preceding occasion. The hortieulVt*! heads of the col lege at PullmanJßssisted by those of the Idaho, will maintain one of the most interesting depart ments of the convention, that of mi croscopy, and have invited all fruit raisers to bring samples of every kind of fruit infection that they may be inspected with greatest intelli gence. General Tnnnatt. the president of tho Inland Empire Horticultural as sociation, presents the following as the first dny's program at the com ing convention of the association: TUESDAY. DECEMBER 6. Convention called to order, 2 O'clock. Invocation, Rev. William...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 6 January 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents per Month NO. 52. ELOPED FROM MISSOURI CAUGHT IN SPOKANE CHAPTER I. Two years ago In tho peaceful little villus- of Canton, Mo., h. c. White, n tall, lanky, well-to-do young farmer, married the girl of his ehnlee. and with her lived happily until ho t Octo ber, Margaret' Was pretty and vi vacious, the life of tho social gather ings id' the neighborhood and the petted darling of her husband's heart. Bh« had all that She could desire in n material way and w.is apparently very happy. Her fond husband was devoted in his attention, and was do ing so well in marketing his crops that he built last summer a new bam at a eosl of $2000, end Insured his life for *6iiuo in his wife's favor. CHAFTF.R IT. About the time that tho bam was being erected there drifted onto tho Willie farm a young man named W. I*. Cummlnge. lie was a good-look ing, husky young fellow and Mr. White gave htm a job as farm hand. Mis. White took quite a fancy to the young man and her fr...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 6 January 1903

5 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except 8 undßy by The Press Publishing Co. SCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six c-nts per week, twenty-five cents per month or 13 per rear, delivered by carrier. No free copies. 016 Frort Aye. T«l»phone Main 375. Postoffloe Box 555. THE USE AT A MERICAS TAULT. Tn a recent issue of the independent there was a novel bit of criticism that makes interesting reading. An American machinist Who lives in England was Invited to criticize freely and honestly the Londoners and a Londoner who was given space to tell the worst be knew about America. Virgil E. Stackhouse. American, dipped bis pen In vitriol and declared that the average Londoner Is n pitiul type of mankind. He Is densely la*norant and knows little else than to say "God save the king" in season and out. His life is monotony intensified and education Is mostly gained In the public houses which are frequented by women and children. Mr. Stack house sees nothing but mental an...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 6 January 1903

FIGHT FOR SENATOR ON IN DELAWARE 1 DOVER, Del., Jan. 6.—The session M the Delaware legislature which bpened today bids fair to sustain the reputation of the Diamond State as k political hot-bed. Two United States seeaitors are to be chosen. Strenuous efforts are being made to Induce tho warring elements to get togjrther so that the vacant seats al lotfftl to the state In the upper cham ber of the national congress may be lined. It Is difficult to forecast the result of these endeavors. A tem porary combination for tho control of the legislature may bo effected be tween two of tho three factlonß and the desired result attained. Cau- Ouses were held last evening and plans for this course discussed. Many HAS SIX TUTORS AND A GOVERNESS. A ROOSEVELT GIRL WHO HAS A TOBTTIWE A ITS OBJECTS TO HE* SMALL ALLOWAHOB OT SIOOO A YSAX. NEW YORK. Jan. 6.—Miss Doro thy Rosevelt, who has Just made her bow at society's shrine, Is perhaps the most Interesting of the beautiful Sextette of Roosevelt girl...

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. — 6 January 1903

I ODD FELLOW LODGES' BIG CELEBRATION Sam.irlt.in lodge, Xo. 82. Mount Carleton lodge. No. >ot, and Imperial lodge. Xo. 131. joined at tho hall Of the first named In Installing the re cently elected officers as follow*! Samaritan lodge. Xo. 82— O. H. Morrlam, N. G : (!. V.". Sch'oler. R. B. N. Q.; 11. E. Oswald. U S. N. O.: John F. Archer. V. G.; G. \V. I'arker. It. S. V. G.: K. W. Scott. L. S V. O.; R A. Chamber*, recording secretary; O. W. Btncker. financial secretary, Alva T. Hastings, treasurer; J. C. Blake, war den; H, F. W. Beutelspecker, conduc tor; J. E. Wllburn, I O.i James Winl cott. O. G.; Oscar Sow aids. it. S. 8.; Win Oullckaon, I* S. S.; J. X. Qotft ness. chaplain. Mount Carleton. Xo 103—C. E. F.d wards, X. G : ('. X MonfOTt, It. S. N. O.; L, \V. Mason. E. S. V. G.; 11. W. Allen. V. G., W. F. Lynch, ft. 8. V. G.; K. K. Kingcn. L. S. V. G.; J. T. Rubi cam, recording secretary; Bwlng Mc- Croski y, financial secretary; Gus A. Klein, treasurer; [. a. Edwards, war den; F....

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 7 January 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-five Cents per Month NO. s>t FIRST COAST TRAINS IN SIX DAYS ARRIVE Four special trains from the coast, arrived In Spokane today, one over the Northern Pacific from Eilcnsburg Junction nnd three over the Great Northern, the first traffic In six days. The belated passengers are much worn and expressed great relief at their safe arrival ul'fcr many Vex atious delays. Since the construction of the line the Great Northern has never equalled the past week's record for mishaps, disasters and delays. "Everything Is all right at last," said Train Dispatcher Elliot tn a Press reporter this morning, hut in coming passengers stale that the line is in only temporary repair and that slides are apt to occur again. FAST FEW SAYS' RECORD. The record of the past few days LIVELY CAMPAIGN ON IN ATHLETIC CLUR A lively enmpaiKti Is now on with the members (if the Spokane Amateur Athletic clUb between the Ware party and reform party. The latter wish to infuse new blood into tho...

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. — 7 January 1903

t THe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except S unday by The Press Publishing Co, SCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six rents per week, twenty-five cents per month Or IT per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. 616 Front Aye. Telephone Main 379. PoetofSoe Box 555. A Chicago newspaper felicitates the Windy City over the fact that a Chicago girl rode a 12-foot elephant, the huskiest of the lot, and was almost the whole thing In the processional of the Durbar at Delhi. The "girl" was Lady Curzon, nee Inciter. Her father. Levi Z. Loiter, Used to sell dry goods, but is now. we believe, engaged in the grain business. Delhi and Chicago! A far cry Indeed. The Anglo-Saxon striking hands with the Ayrlan from whence the for mer ■prang 35 centuries ago. Such was the event which commemorated the accession of King Edward as emperor of India. But to the wide-open eyes of democracy the tinsel trappings, the golden saddles, the rare tapestries nnd all the gorgeous fulsomen...

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. — 7 January 1903

COUNCIL TRANSACTS . MUCH NEW BUSINESS The city council held a regular tneeting last night, at which it trans acted much small business. Councilman Woydt roasted the finance committee for deciding to pay Health Officer Heritage $38.25 for *ork which Mr. Woydt claimed he JWas to perform for nothing. D. Jones appeared before the council on behalf of the present i owners of the new postofflc.e site and asked that dedication of streets t>e made, agreeing to remove all ob structions and grude and pave the pew streets. A petition from the American La bor union was read before the coun cil, Inning Mayor Byrne's endorse ment, requesting the city fathers to require all labor on public works to t>e unionized and to make the matter Imperative. A communication from the board of public works was also read regarding the matter, In which they said it could not legally be done. The matter was referred to the llnanoo commltteee. The following saloon licenses were Tead and referred to fljia.rice...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 7 January 1903

4 TURNER ROAD ASKS TERMINAL FACILITIES An ordinance was Introduced In the City council last evening asking for B 60-ye«r franchise for a new street car company, permitting them to lay tracks and switches that will tap the wholesale and milling districts of the City. Senator Turner Is said to be at the bead of the project and it is believed It is to be used as a feeder to secure terminal facilities for the new Spo kane & Kootenai railroad. It Is also hinted that the O. R ,s. N. REAL ESTATE. The architects of Tncoma and Se fettle say that It Is too early for the ; call for residence plans to begin. This ; Is not the fact with Spokane and for the past several weeks architects and contractors have had their hands full with .lust such structures. Build ing Operations in Spokane wait for no season. The demand by the mortar mixers for $4 a day is creating much dis cussion in building circles, some fav orable, some adverse. It is conceded that the work la hard and of the Skilled variety...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 8 January 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY 'Twenty-five Cents per Month NO. 54. GERMANY HEADING-OFF AMERICA IN PANAMA WASHINGTON, Jan. S.—ln official Circles It Is admitted today that there Is good foundation for the statement that Germany Is trying 'to euchre America out of the Panama canal. It Is believed to be due to the active work of the Germans In Colombia. The American options on the canal expire on March -1. the day that con gress ndjeurns. Through some pow ALL FOUR GUILTY. There were four arraignments in the criminal department of the su perior court this morning, all the de fendants pleading guilty, Joint Larson was charged with em bessilng $70, the property of s. J. M.Masters. l.uvld l.alrde was charged with em bezzling $t, the property of E. C. Murphy, William Hlncs was charged with attempted burglary at the residence of Daniel McVay on December 14, Duncan Campbell was charged with obtaining money of Fehrltng & Smith utider false pretenses. They will be sentenced tomorrow. Y. M. C. A. FIRE. ...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 8 January 1903

■ The SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Co. SCRIPPS-McRAE 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. 616 Front Aye. Telephone Main 375. FostofErc Box 555. This century Is to be a lively one if the pace set by its first years Is to be kept up. The year just closed has been a most notable one in Its remark able occurrences and extraordinary achievements. All records for many years past have been broken by the appalling destruction of human life by natural forces, and at the same time the progress made In harnessing other natural forces to man's use and comfort has marked a distinct epoch. In the first nine months of 1902 there were killed over 53,000 people, of whom no fewer than 4K.500 perished through eruptions and earthquakes. These causes of destruction still continue alarmingly active. Tornado.-s. avalanches, SttoWslldes, tidal waves and waterspo...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 8 January 1903

WINSTON MCTS ■ WILSON'S ELECTION r Colonel Patrick Henry Winston of ||pokane, formerly attorney general knd the first United States attorney general of Washington Is in Seattle, there he tMts'boen interviewed In the ost-1 ntelllgencer as follows: "I have been entirely out of politics Jjor tfce past few years. I left the •republican party six years ago, and helped form the people's party. Since ghat party has ceased to exist. Its •members havo returned to one or tho lather of the old parties. I have never been a democrat, and In view of that (act I may be classed as a mild sort Of a republican. Real Estate News. ! The. dates selected for the Inter state industrial fair In this city the Somlng fall are October 5 to IS. The date for tho spring races Is July 2 to 1. The executive commltteo of the I ticwly organized Spokano Heal Estate j association will meet next Monday night to plan a legislative bill cal culated to better the Interests of both buyers and sellers of real estate. Repres...

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