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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 3 March 1903

4 CHANGES MADE IN MENDENHALL ROUTE Finance Committee Requires Franchise to Read Over Streets Not Used By Other Companies. At S special meeting of the finance committee of the city council In the office of J. E. Foster, In the Rookery building, last night, the application for the Mendenhall street car fran- j chise was considered and turned down, unless Mark l\ Mendenhall, the \ promoter, would rlmngo his applica tion so that the line would come Into the city over Independent streets, In stead of coming in over streets where the franchises are being held and used by other companies. Mr. Mendenhall consented to nmend his application to conform with the re quirements of the committee. As altered the franchise applied for •will be on Fifth avenue west to Ma deira, north on Madelia to Third ave nue, west on Third avenue to Sher man street; route No. J, east on Sec ond avenue from Washington street to Sherman, south on Sherman to j CAPTAIN M'CLELLAND STARTS MEN'S HOME Breaks Grcund at Nor...

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. — 4 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 101. A GENERAL STRIKE 18 THREATENED IN SPOKANE All Union Men and Women Employed Where Gas Is Used Will Go Out Unless Company Complies With Organized Labor's Demands. SK strike which will affecot the com bined business Industries of Spokane will be called In two wcoks unless Ihe gas company agrees to employ union labor. A sympathetic strike has been practically decided upon unless th« company's officials come to the terms dcmnuded. The meeting of tho trades council last night lasted until J o'clock In the morning, and It Is said to have been the stormiest session in the his tory of thnt organisation. Intense excitement prevailed when the gas workers nnd yardmen's union, No. 209, brought In a resolution plac ing everyone on tho unfair list who uses gas for nny purpose whatso ever. CIRCULATE AN ANTI GAMBLING PETITION Ministers Secure Signatures of Business Men to Request that Bill Be Passed By the Legislature. In rivalry to the petitio...

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. — 4 March 1903

t TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening .Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Co. BCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month •r 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. m Treat At*, ntered at Spokane, Telephone Male 375. rash., as ■•oond-clas* PoatoOloe Box 555. Latter. AUDITORU'M—"The Man From Sweden." PRAYER AND DIVORCE. Perhaps It Is not often that piety leads to divorce. But It has done bo In Akron. O. A man in that city has been granted divorce from a wife who refused to live with him because he would not say grace before meals. Why the wife herself could not say grace to her own satisfaction, sur reptitiously slipping in an extra supplication for the spiritual awakening of the husband, does not appear. In these days when the word "obey" has been eliminated from the wife's obligations In the marriage contra...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 4 March 1903

HIGH OFFICERS TO TRY YOUNG ENSIGN Ward K. Wortman Charged With Neglect of Duty Because of the Recent Explosion on Battleship. PENSACOLA, Fla., March ♦.—High officers of the navy are gathering at the Pensftcola navy yard to take part In the trial by court martial of En- Slgn Ward K. Wortman. Ensign Wortman Is charged with neglect of duty, tbe charge growing out of the recent explosion in the eight-Inch tor ret of the battleship Massachusetts,! Which resulted in the death of nine member* of the gun drew, The Importance attached td the In vestigation Is shown in the high rank ing personnel of the court, which will Killed In Fight With Cracksmen. IIENNESST. O. T., Msrch 4.—Four robbers made an ineffectual attempt to crock the safe in the Rock Island office this morning and escaped on horseback after a desperate gun fight with the town marshal and citizens. One negro was killed. Miners In Session. MONTREAL. Que., March 4.—The annual general meeting of the Ca nadian Mining institute began...

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

4 CITY PRINTING TIED DP IN COMMITTEE Efforts to Bring the Matter to a Vote Failed at Last Night's Meeting of the Council. No contract for tho city printing was awarded by the city council last night, although efforts to bring the matter to n vote were among the first moves made after the opening of the meeting and the last motes made be fore Its close. The hitch came when Councilman E. M. Woydt made a motion that the report of the finance committee of the council, recommending that the printing be given to The Press, be taken out of the hands of the com mittee and put to a vote. There was j no second to Mr. Wojrdt's motion. Then the matter lay In abeyance nntil closing time, wlasi Councilman Frank Boyd made a motion thnt the report be taken out of the hands of the committee. Mr. Woydt seconded the motion. President Hand then HAS POSSESSION OF TAX CERTIFICATE J. P. Webster became the possessor Of a delinquent tax certificate In Au gust, 1899, said certificate being Bgainst lot 10 in ...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 5 March 1903

I ONE CENT PER COPT Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 102. FIVE UNIONS ARE IN FAVOR OF RIG STRIKE Barikrs, Plumbers and Steam-Fitters, Sheet Metal Workers, Shinglers and Laundry Workers Heartily Endorse Proposed General Walkout. Five unions last night endorsed the action of the trades- council In recom mending a walkout In Spokane of all union workers within two weeks, un less tho gas company agrees to the demands of union labor. The action of the trades council was brought up beforo all the unions that met last night at Central Labor hall and everyone of them decided to stand by the recommendation of the council. In particular tho barbers' union took a determined position. Hardly had the meeting been called to order than the members begun to usk for the consideration of the strike question. President Otis ad vised the adoption of a conservative policy, but the members were radical In their views and wanted the matter settled at once. Many addresses of the philllplo kind were made, *...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 5 March 1903

2 THe SpoKane Press. •Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Co. 1 SCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or $3 Bar year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor W tardy delivery to the office. «• Front A to. Telephone Mala 378. Vestomee Boa BBS. SPOKANE THEATER—Anna Held in "The Little Duchess." Matinee at 1:15 o'clock today. THE TOO-ATHLETIC GIRL. It ts said that the gentle, feminine girl Is coming back into favor. The Strenuous reign of her athletic sister Is waning. Moderation in all things is the perfection of life, especially in women tend their athletic exercises. The sudden fad for everything athletic is •lowly and surely unfitting the modern girl for the gentler and more beauti ful side of home life. Whether the girls are recognizing It or not, the men are. The girl of the last generation, the heroine of the crinoline, was too...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 5 March 1903

GAMBLING BILL IS PASSED BY SENATE All the Measure Now Requires to Become a Law Is the Signature of Governor ! M( Bride. OI.YMPIA, Wash., March ».—After striking out the amendments making It a felony to rent property feri gambling purposes, the amerkfmeJnt j relative to lotteries and raffles, and the amendment relative to conducting' gi- f of chance at fairgrounds, the senate yesterday passed the bill mak ing It a felony to conduct any gambl ing garftes. AH the bill lacks to be come a law Is the signature of the governor, and there Is little doubt but that he will sign the bill. The vote for the passage of the measure was S7 ayes, 4 nays, Senator Grave* of Spokane being absent. The nays were Davis, Hemrlch, Stan sell and Vandevanter. Senator Tolman of Spokane road the petition Signed by Spokane busi ness then protesting against the bill, and on hla motion the names of the protestors became a part of the o fi lial record. Senator Crow read tele grams from O. C. Jenson and John W. Grah...

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

♦ MULTI-MILUONARIES INVESTING IN MINES Spokane Will Be New City of Millionaires Accord ing to Present Conditions-Property Purchased. "Eastern multi millionaires are un doubtedly seeking northwestern min ing investments, Instead of following the old practice of putting their sur plus into Industrials," g promi nent dealer In mines yesterday. : "I also have it on reliable authority I that such men as John W. Gates. John ] V>. Rockefeller, William Rockefeller, I H. H. Rodgers and other heavy Standard Oil and railroad capitalists are buying mines to protect them selves against hard times that may come to industrials. "To these men there Is no doubt but that tlie present Inflated condition of stock companies and industrials in the east must end in disaster. How long that will be remains to be seen. The men named are merely taking time by the forelock. They are put ting their money into a field that is sure to bring a good Income no dlf CROWN PRINCE OF SAXONY AND FAMILY. Sheriff Return...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 6 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 103. SPY IS DISCOVERED .: IN TEAMSTERS' UNION He Is A. M. St. Clair and Summary Action Will Be Taken. Eighteen Unions Are Now in Favor of a General Sypathetic Strike. A startling but not nltngcther nn- ] expected discovery was made in tho ranks of organized labor this morn ing. An alleged spy has been caught among the members of the teamstera' union and labor leaders claim he la n man with a record behind him. The alleged spy is A. 11 St. Clair. About a year ago the trades coun cil took action on him and It was thought he had disappeared from Spokane. He worked his way into the teamsters' union, however, and now that body will bring his case up tomorrow cvenlnpr and lgnomlnlously expel him from Its membership. Several letters have been received warning all union men to beware of him. This morning he went up to Cen tral Labor hall and merely placed his head Inside tho door. Instantly there were mutterlngs of vengeance ugainst him and...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 6 March 1903

t TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Tress 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. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor or tardy delivery to the office. ■16 rroat Aye. Telephone Main 379. Postofflce Box 569. SPOKANE THEATER—MiIe. Zelie de I.ussan In concert WOMAN SHOULD MARRY. Miss Marie Van Vorst, Who spent weeks as a factory girl and mill girl to gain material for her book, "The Woman Who Toils," has emerged from her strenuous experiences with the firm conviction that every girl who can should marry. It is the modern girl's disposition to take care of herself ,she Bays, that brings upon the factory and mill girls tho unutterable evils they suffer. They voluntarily Imprison themselves In surroundings of ill-requited toil and unending misery. It is no new argument tltat Miss Van Vorst offers. It I...

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

THE TRIAL TRIP OF NEW TORPEDO DOAT Whipple Is Sent Over Course in Chesapeake Bay and Sister Ship Will De Tried Tomorrow. "WASHINGTON, March 6. — The rapidity with which the smaller type of craft are being added to the United States navy Is evidenced by the fact that scarcely a week passes that does not sco a torpedo boat, a de stroyer, monitor or other craft on Its trial trip or put into comritisslon. Today It is the torpedo boat de stroyer Whipple that has its trial trip on Chesapeake bay and tomorrow a sister boat, the Worden, will be tested over tho same course. The POITRAS SELLS SALOON AND HAS DISAPPEARED Former Proprietor of Lobby Leaves Seattle After Being Indicted on a Charge of Attempt ed Bribery. H. FoltMtS, formerly proprietor of the Lobby saloon on Howard street nnd front avenue, who was arrested in Seattle, February 19. on a charge of Offering a $100 bribe to Immigra tion Inspector Lavln. nnd who was indicted by the grand Jury on Friday while out on a $1500 bond, Is be l...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 6 March 1903

♦ CONLAN MAY BE IN CONTEMPT OF GOORT Cited to Appear Before Judge Kennan and Show Why He Refused To Obey Mandate. Judge Kennan this morning order ed Thomas I*. Conlan to appear In court on March 10 and show cause why he should not be arrested and punished for contempt of court. The trouble haF grown out of the Oudin-Bergman Fire Clay company's suit. Conlon. it appears, held in trust a certain tract of clay lands and on Says Peace Wil! Soon Be Restored. WASHINGTON. March G.—Rear Admiral Glass, commanding the Ta ctile naval station, cables from San Balvatdor as follows: '•All quiet at Amapala. Reports from Interior indieatc success of Bo nillo and restoration of peace shortly. Squadron sails March 6 for Aca pulco." Gorman Will Be Floor Leader. WASHINGTON, March 6.—Senator Gorman of Maryland was elected chairman of the democratic caucus today, which position carries with It that of democratic floor leader In the senate. Twenty-eight out of 33 democratic Benators were present. HOTEL ARR...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 7 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 104. STRIKE SENTIMENT IS GROWING AMONG UNIONS Organized Labor Seems Generally to Favor the Sympa thetic Strike-Former Grand Master Sovereign of Knights of Labor Here. ' Indications of a general sympa thetic strike as a result of the trouble between the Spokane Falls Qas Light company and their employes are Stronger than ever today, practically all of the unions endorsing the move ment. Tuesday night the trades council •will hold a general meeting to hear tho reports of the Individual Organi sations, In every line of organized trade throughout the city tho rcstiveness of tho men is apparent. All are dis cussing tiic situation. Kvcn the most conservative feci that v clash between them and the newly organized Com mercial club Is sure to happen sooner or later, and that tho speedier the action the better will be the result for tho workingnten. Conservative workmen have known for several weeks that the Comtner WILL NOW RAISE CHICKENS AND...

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 March 1903

THe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Co. SCRIPPS WcRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or }3 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor Or tardy delivery to the office. 616 Prcnt Aye. Eelepbone Main 375. Eostot&c* Box 555. TONIGHT'S AM IT ST ME NTS, SPOKANE THEATER—Matinee and night, "Uncle Tom's Cabin." THE WOMAN WHO WORKS. The toil of a New York society woman Is harder thr-.n that of any kitchen maid or washerwoman in the city. Every other woman you'meet Bays she is tired.—Dr. George F. Shrady of New York. There Is nothing so wearing and wearying as want of purpose. Of course, the society woman is tired. She Is tired and ashamed. She encases herself In close exrluslvoness because she can not look tho busy, bonest, earnest, purposeful world In tho face. Her wo:k is harder than that of any kitchen maid, for she...

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 March 1903

Representative Jones Talks of What Congress Has Done for Washington. WASHINGTON, March 7.— Among western congressmen none stand htglier than Con gressman W. L. Jones of Wash ington, who is regarded as tho ablest member of that state's congressional delegation, and who has a reputation for hustl ing and accomplishing tilings possessed by few representa tives. "Our delegation has a right to feel pretty well satisfied with what we have accomplish ed for our state," said Mr. Jones today In reviewing the w/nk of the Fifty-seventh con gress. "Aside from the thou sand and one little matters that have been looked after, our rec ord In the way of actual legis lation will oompare favorably with that of other delegations. "Items Included In the appro priations secured for the state of Washington and Alaska ag gregate $5,000,000, as follows: Aids to commerce.. .$1,119,225 l'uget Sound Naval station 1,470.600* Postofflce buildings and sites 1,150.000 Alaska lighthouse and cable 811.000 "For the ...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 7 March 1903

♦ ASSESSMENTS SHOW SPOKANE'S PROSPERITY K. r. Qalbralth began the work yes terday nf assessing all of the im provements that have been made In Spokane since the last census was taken, and stated on completion of the first day's work that more than $1,000,000 had been spent in this way in the city during the last year. "I am beginning the work by as sessing all improvements that are now under way," he said. "It la sim ply astonishing the number of busi ness houses that arc making addi tions or repairs that cost all tile way from $1000 to $16,000 each. SPORTING WORLD. To those who have followed the baseball war from its inception, over three months ago, the way President TV. H. Lucas of the Pacific Northwest league- is chasing about on the trail of Harris looks like an exhibition of Weakness on his part. The latest au thentic news received is to the effect that the entire group of baseball of ficials, including Lucas, Hickey, Sex ton, Harris, Morley and McCloskey, Is now In San Franci...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 9 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 105. MISSISSIPPI LEVEES ARE IN GRAVE DANGER Being Closely Watched at New Orleans by Government Engi neers-Frantic Work Prevents Breaking at Other Points-Washington Warning. WASHINGTON, March 9. — The weather bureau today Issues a special river bulletin which is being sent rapidly through the country affected. It says the danger line stage of the rivers from Cincinnati to New Or leans has been reached, tho greatest height above the danger line being at Evansvillo, where it is six feet eight Inches. At New Orleans It is but one foot end four-tenths below the highest point ever known. All the rivers emptying Into tho Mississippi are expected to rise still more and atmospheric indications show a probability of excessive heavy Falls to Turn Over the Books. George E. Cole, who was discharg ed as receiver of tne Oudln-Bergmnn Fire Clay company on March 3 and who was ordered to turn over 11447.81, has turned over the money but has not compl...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 9 March 1903

THe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Tress 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. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor ©r tardy delivery to the office. SlO Front Are. Telephone Main 375. VestoSlce Box 555. AUDITORIUM—"Reaping tlie Harvest." A BAD SORT OF HERO. Cole Younger, the pardoned bandit, announces that he Intends to run a "wild west" show, exhibiting all over the country tho methods that made the James and Younger gang of desperadoes the most dreaded In the land. Frank James is to be arena manager. Younger says the money necessary has been advanced to him, and that he will be the owner of tlie show. This financial faith on the part of someone Indicates that a careful study of the matter has caused con fidence that the American people will cheerfully give up their money to Bee such a show. Th...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 9 March 1903

WORK TO BEGIN ON BIGGEST BATTLESHIP Naval Circles Will Follow the Progress in Construe r tion of the Connecticut With Closest Interest. NKW YORK, March 9.—The ways «vf the new battleship Connecticut at BfQaklyn navy yard are complete and nn announcement was made today that work on the actual laying of the keel will probably bogln next wcelv. In naval circles the progress In the construction of the Connecticut will be followed with closest inter est. In the first place, the battleship Is being built by the United States nt one of Its own yards, something that has not, been done since the days of the old wooden ships of war. There Is another reason why the Plan Reception for Archbishop Quigley. Chicagoans Are Preparing to Receive Churchman Who Takes Leave of His Buffalo Bishopric Today. CIIICACIO, March 9.—Tho clergy and lalety of the Roman Catliolle province of Chicago have made ex tensive preparations for the recep tion of Archbishop Quigloy. who takes his farewell of his Buffalo Bi...

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