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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 9 March 1903

4 JILTED MAN SETS FIRE TO GIRL'S HAIR Had Poured Gasoline on His Former Sweetheart's Tresses So As to Make His Revenge Certain. LOriSViLLE. Ky„ March 9.—A young man from Ituncie adopted s novel method to gel revenge because a young girl had cast aside his af fections. He comes from a good family and his name is Lawrence White. He had been going to see ' Miss Lily Davis for a long time, but j they managed to fail out. Miss Davis : is remarkably handsome and one of ' her attractive features was the beau tiful head of hair nature had fur nished her. Smarting under what he considered the blasting of all his hopes, because \ Miss Davis had frowned upon him, White began to study how he could get revenge. At last tlie thought struck him that if he managed in Some way to ruin Miss Davis' head of | Willard Called 'em Down WASHINGTON, March 9.—Wash- Ington's reputation among theatrical people, already somewhat damaged, received another black mark last Fri day night, when Willard was com pelle...

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. — 10 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 106. RACHAEL ADLER SAID TO HAVE DISAPPEARED Young Girl Alleged to Have Been Outraged By a Crowd of Men Cannot Be Found By Police. Prosecuting Attorney Kimball nnd the police are confronted with tho grave proposition of the disappear ance of Rachel Adler, the girl who was said to have been outraged by a crowd of men In a room In the PemWell building on the night of January 7. With Miss Adler It Is said most of tho other Witnesses for the prosecution ate missing. But little satisfaction was obtain ed by Questioning the officials at the police station, but It Is known that Mr. Kimball and Sergeant John Sul livan were on a still hunt for tlie girl at an early hour this morning, nnd even yesterday afternoon, with out success. An aunt of the girl was visited, but she could throw no light on tho Whereabouts of her niece. Entertain at Whist. A pleasant whist party was given by Mrs. C. W. Ileskett at her home, 640 Iloone avenue, Friday eveni...

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. — 10 March 1903

t TKe 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 J3 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. tie rroat Aye. Telephone Main 375. Postofflee Box 555. AUDITORIUM —"Reaping the Harvest." OUR ARMY OF CRIPPLES. The visit of Dr. T.orens to this country has brought cut the startling fart that our army of deformed and crippled children is enormously larger than wn.s ever imagined. In every city where Dr. Lorenz visited and operated the number of Crippled children that sought his attention was a revelation ?ven to the local physicians. At one hospital in Now York, where It was thought there might pos sibly be 100 applications, more than 2000 presented themselves for treat ment. More than 8000 In that city alone were brought to light by the Interest...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 10 March 1903

SAYS BOTH BILLS WILL PASS SENATE Former Senator Heitfield. of Idaho. Believes Both Cuban Reciprocity and Panama Treaties Will 60 Through. ' Henry Heltfeld of Lewlston, for merly United States senator from Idaho, arrived from Washington, D. C Tast night on his return to his native state. The senAtor was com fortably settled In the lobby of the Grand this morning and greeted a Press reporter genially. "Mr. Helt feld is a man who immediately im presses a stranger by his massive form nnd deep-toned voice. "The republicans hold sway In Washington," Said the ex-senator. "The Cuban reciprocity bill will un doubtedly pass. There Is consider able opposition to the passage of the bill, hut ttie republicans have all been brought into line and, as several dem ocrats will favor It for various rea sons, they will pass It easily. Story of the Victorian Cross WHAT THAT LITTLE CROSS AND BAB MEANS AND WHAT MUST BE DONE TO GET ONE—IT IS THE MOST DEMO CRATIC OBDEB IB THE WORLD. LONDON, March 00.—The Vi...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 10 March 1903

4 SNOW STORM RAGING OVER CASCADE RANGE Great Northern Trains Delayed, But Gangs of Section Men Are Clearing Away the Snowslides from Tracks. Train No. 4. easthound, on tlie Great Northern, ran Intb a succession pf snow-slides between Madison and the Cascade tunnel last night As a result the train is laid up Indefinitely. The last reports received are that Si fierce snowstorm Is raping all LONE WOMAN STARTS A SNOWBALL FIGHT Nellie Cook, a Domestic, Angered by an Alleged Disparaging Remark, Causes Excitement in Police Circles. ■Wild alarm readied the police de- J pnrtmont early this morning to the I effect that siege had been opened on ! the tower at Riverside avenue and Monroe street, and for the depart ment to immediately send reinforce ments that the building might be Bayed. When the police arrived It was found too late for them to do any- l thing. Officer Denny Sheehan had al- I ready corralled the enemy In the per- j eon of Nellie Cook, a domestic, 30 years of age. Brave Denny im...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 11 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 107. THE "PRESS" IS NOW THE OFFICIAL PAPER OF CITY Printing Contract Awarded by City Council After One of the Hardest Battles in Its History by a Vote of 4 to 3. By a vote of 4 to 3, three members being absent, tlie city council last night ended the hardest tight that lias ever been waged before it and made The Spokane Press the official city paper for the coming year. The vote which gave the printing to The PreSS consisted of Councll men Funk. Foster, Johnson and Woydt; opposed. Butch, Pratt and Hand; absent, Baldwin. Phillips and Boyd, who resigned his seat nnd de clined to take part in the proceedings although present during tho evening. In winning tlie printing contract The Press was. supported by organ ized labor throughout the city, who lent their support In the contest which The Press has been waging since the finance committee of the city council endorsed Its bid for the work three meetings back. When the contract was awarde...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 11 March 1903

t THe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Press Publishing Co. SCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One rent per ropy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or J3 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. 4 616 Front Aye. Telephone Main 375. Poetofflce Box 555. $20,000,000,000 OF TRADE. The new d-pnrtment of commerce will have supervision of the largest commercial interest in the world. This sounds Indefinite, and the actual figures make the immense volume little more comprehensible. Figures recently compiled by the treasury bureau of statistics show the Internal commerce of the country to be no less than J20,000.000,000 a year, an amount equal to the entire international commerce of the whole World. The figures, It may be explained, have not been padded, but, on the contrary, In arriving at the estimate only one transaction in each article produce...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 11 March 1903

CRUISER COLORADO FIRST OF NEW CLASS Warship Wilt Not Only Have Tremendous Battery Power but the Speed of an Ocean Liner. PHILADELPHIA. March 11.— (Work on the armored cruiser Col orado, which Is destined to outrank anything In the cruiser line in the I'nlted States navy, IS being pushed With.all possible haste by the Cramps hnrt unions there Is an unexpected hitch the vessel will be given its baptism In the waters of the Dela ware early In the coming month. The completion of the Colorado ia looked forward to with great Interest in naval circles as the ship is tho first of a class practically new In the American navy. Impressive Service of Way of the Cross. Devotional Ceremony During Lent Dates Back in Its Origin to the Earliest Days of the Church. fivery Wednesday nnd Friday eve ning during Lent the "Stations of the Cross" is said in all the Catholic churches In tho city. This Is a de votional exercise. says Father O'Reilly, which dates back in Its ori gin to tlie earliest days of t...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 11 March 1903

4 TAKE UP DISCUSSION OF PANAMA TREATY Senate Goes Into Executive Session Shortly After INoon-=lVloraan Is Fortified With Many Cooks and Papers. WASHINGTON. March 11— Imme diately after the opening of tlie sen ate today Mr. Allison offered a reso lution authorizing the committee on rules to re-examine the rules of the senate with a view to ascertaining what changes, if any, are necessary or expedient and especially to make Inquiries as to whether it is expedient "UNCLE JOE" CANNON WILL MAKE CHANGES WASIITNGTON. March 11—When Speaker "I'ncle Joe" Cannon appoints the committees in the Fifty-eighth congress he will very likely make a few changes which will not be pleas ant to the people changed. Every new speaker means a new deal, and in such new ileal some are made more happy and others less so. A number of members prominent and Influential in tlie organization of the dying congicss will find them selves "outside the breastworks." Others who have been humble fight ing men in the ranks ...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 108. EVA KING HAS BEEN MISSING SINCE JANUARY Grief Stricken Relatives Have Been Unable to Find Any Trace of Young Stenographer Although a Constant Search Has Been Made. Friends and relatives of Eva King, ft stenographer, are much wrought up over her mysterious disappearance In this city on the night of January 24. Their search for the missing woman pursued for two weeks has Included Bait Lake City, Seattle, Wenatchee and other cities. Today persons acquainted with the facts said tlie quest seemed almost hopeless and the girl's mother, who conducts the apartment house nt 5317 Howard street, and other relatives are nearly beside themselves with grief. * In connection with the mystery Is coupled the disappearance of her closest friend, Charles Wright, whoso father, D. K. Wright. Is the well known real estate operator with of fices In the basement of the Hookery. Young Mr. Wright left a family who are now stopping with the family of the...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 March 1903

I The SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by Tho Press Publishing Co. SCRIPPS-McRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per week, twenty-five cents per month or S3 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor t»r tardy delivery to the office. 616 Front Aye. telephone Main 375. FostoQlce Bos 555. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. THE CALLOUSNESS OF ST. LOUIS. The more you study St. Louis th" more you are amazed. You wonder If there is such a thing as public conscience in that great city or an earnest desire to be honest. The boodling there is history. It was carried on as systematically as Is a store. It was so shameless that it was not a secret. Vice nearly al ways hunts darkness. In St. Louis it has ftKtrnted its shame. A dozen men—big men, men of affairs, men in offlc-. —have been tried and convicted. The penitentiary stares them in the face. St. Louis knows that there are dozens more who are br...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 March 1903

A GARFIELD ILL IN NEW YORK JAIL NRW YORK, March 12.—A motion Was made yesterday by Lawyer OU bert before Judge Blachoff In the su preme court to have James A. Lyon Garfield, a grand nephew of the late prejUdent, released from Ludlow street jail, where, penniless and ill from consumption, he has been since he was brought from New Orleans several weeks ago. That the prisoner Is only a reck less boy Is part of the defense set up by the lawyers who have become Interested In his enso: The charges against him can be disposed of easily on legal technicalities, they say, as there is no actual record of the com mission of any offense. A year agti on attaining his major ity he came Into possession of a for tune of $200,000. He has squandered it all. On His Knees at Feet of His Wile ST. LOUIS. March 12.—"1f you will get right dowu here on your knees and say that you are n dirty, con temptible liar, and ask your wife to forgive you, 1 will give you one more chance." These conditions were impose...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 12 March 1903

4 TURNERS NOT LOCKED OUT BY MILL OWNERS Men Quit Work of Their Own Accord, But It Is Believed the Matter Can Be Easily Adjusted. The mill workers' union denies that • the mill owners locked out the turn- I ers on account of the trouble over piece work. The men quit work of their own accord when the employers refused to grant the request of the \ union. The fight began last week nnd was | published at the time In The Tress in accordance with a statement submit ted by Secretary Carlisle. The trou ble Is not of a serious nature, simply belBS the result of a misunderstand ing which may be settled this eve- I nlng. Company Asks That Case Be Dismissed. A. P. Horper and W. A. Aldrlch of the Spokane Gas company filed a list of Interrogatories this morning. They want Sidney Norman, who has commenced an action for 12600, to name the purchaser he referred to as having offered to buy the plant of the company for $365,000. They further want to know If Nor man referred to a certain written In str...

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 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Five Cents Per Month. NO. 10!>. A WOMAN THREATENS CONTRACTOR COSTELLO Delia Carbon Goes to Home on Dean Avenue and Succeeds in Arousing the Neighborhood---Costello Makes Statement. Contrnctor Peter Costello's fine home on Dean avenue, Slnto addition, was the scone of n gay time last eve ning, a time that resulted in the neighborhood being aroused and the subsequent arrest of Miss Delia Car bon on tho charge of threatening the life of Mr. Costello. According to persons familiar with the case some silk pillows and bric a-brac are the causo of the trouble. Investigation of the matter, however, lends to the belief that Costello hasn't learned the lesson of tho wrath of a woman'scorned. "1 lived with this woman nearly nine years, nnd she Is sore because I have decided to reform and live a de cent life," said Mr. Costello in speak WOOLD GALL HOUSE IN EXTRA SESSION WASHINGTON, March 13.—1t was learned on the highest authority that the prealdent yesterday told se...

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. — 13 March 1903

2 TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Tress Publishing Co. SCRIPPSMrRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per copy, six cents per weekr*twenty-flve cents per month or 13 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. SIS Front Aye. Telephone Main 375. Poetenice Box 555. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. THE LEAN AND THE FAT. Why is there war, again anil again, on gambling? Many, as long as they themselves do not feel moved to hostility, dis miss the gambling crusade as a purely emotional one and as one without real depth enough to warrant encouragement. The fact Is, indeed, that antigambllng manifestations are met with ingratitude and more or less Indifference because the majority of people are neither dupes nor gainers by gambling. This leaves the warfare to those directly interested, which should not he. It leaves the battle to be fought by a few active, public-spirited p...

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. — 13 March 1903

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN TO MEET NEW ORLEANS, March IS.—The Women of New Orleans are making preparations on an elaborate scale for ,*bo reception and entertainment of tho National Council of Women, whose annual session Is to be held here the latter part of the month. Reports being received dally Indi cate that the attendance will be large and will Include representative women from all sections of the country. The National Council of Women Is a central organization, to which all national societies of wvomen organ ized for any purpose whatsoever come Will Close Coal Mines on April 1. VICTORIA. B. C, March 13 —The Extrusion coal mines have been or dered closed April 1. The mine of ficials have nothing to say at present. Undoubtedly tho action Is due to tho decision of tho miners to join the Western Federation of Miners, which was reached Sunday. Cage Kills a Miner. REDDING. Cal.. March 13.—A hoisting cable In the shaft of the Bully Hill mine broke this morning, and a cage weighing a t...

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. — 13 March 1903

« Burglars Enter a Second Hand Store. A. J. Bloom, n second-hand man ■Whose store is ut 203 'i Washington Street, reported to the police this morning that burglars entered his store last night. Entrance was gained by drawing the staples to the front door of the ■tore and the trick was probably turn ed shortly before daylight. A hasty Inventory made this morn* lng showed that a revolver, two •watches and some gold watch chains Were taken. Circle Initiates Eight Candidates. At the meeting of Beta circle, 'ffomen of Woodcraft, last evening in Fraternal hall eight candidate! were initiated und one member admitted by transfer. Three new names were presented for membership and six visitors from out of town were present. After the business was finished a social session was held, music and a guessing contest being the features. Wrecks Tie Up Great Northern. Because of several small wrecks fiear Kalispell yesterday No. 1, west bound, on the Great Northern, was five and one-half hours lute to...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 March 1903

ONE CENT PER COPY Twenty-Fire Cents Per Month. NO. 110. RACHAEL ADLER UNDER ARREST IN PORTLAND Prosecuting Attorney Kimball Says That Sensational Case Will See Some Arrests That Will Surprise the Town. Itachnel Adler, the 17-year-old girl Who fled the city after causing tho arrest of three men on the charge of wrecking her life In tho Fernwell building on the night of January 7 was arrested yesterday afternoon bf Captain of Detectives Symonds of Portland and Sheriff Doust left on the 10 o'clock train last night to bring her back to Spokane. Prosecuting Attorney Kimball and Police Sergeant John Sullivan also en compassed the arrest of John Nelson last night, Nelson being the alleged go-between in the payment of money to get tlie Adler girl out of the state. "I have In my possession a com plete history of this case," said Pros ecuting Attorney Kimball at noon to day, "und some arrests that will sur prise the town arc yet to be made. This Is without doubt t.io worst NEGRO PICKPOCKETS M...

Publication Title: Spokane Press, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Spokane press. — 14 March 1903

s TKe SpoKane Press. Published Every Evening Except Sunday by The Tress Publishing Co. SCRIPPS-MrRAE PRESS SERVICE. One cent per ropy, six cents per week, twenty-ilve cents per month or 33 per year, delivered by carrier. No free copies. Subscribers will confer a favor by promptly reporting all cases of poor or tardy delivery to tlie office. 618 Front Aye. Telephone Main 378. Post office Boa SSS. OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. FASHIONS IN SUIC'iDE. T!i *re are fashions in suicide as In most other things. Anil people who to despise tlie world as to want to put themselves out of it nevertheless un consciously pay it deference by observing the customary method of suicide. Tlie thrall and habit of fashion are so fixed upon us that they survive even through the disdain that leads to self-inllieted death. Perhaps everybody has observed that suicide is more in vogue in sum mer than in any other season. The thought of being Interred In cool, m ost earth, when elsewhere there is no escape from the heat...

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. — 14 March 1903

FOR FINAL VOTE ON RECIPROCITY TREATY Thursday of Next Week Chosen by Republicans to Be Followed by an Immediate Adjournment WASHINGTON. March 14.—Thurs day of next week will be chosen by tha republicans of the senate to take a final vote on the Cuban reciprocity treaty. It will be followed by an Im mediate adjournment. The proposi tion will be submitted to the demo crats today nnd, If acceptable to them, will be adopted as the program. It was agreed that the republicans should present a united front against the acceptance of any amendments to the Panama treaty. It is feared that If any amendments arc suggested by AMALGAMATION OF TELEGRAPHERS' UNION Conference Will 6e Held in Chicago Tomorow in Conformity With an Agreement Reached. CHICAGO, March 14 —All arrange ments for the conference looking to the amalgamation of the two com mercial telegraphers' unions, namely, the International Union of Com mercial Telegraphers and the Order of Commercial Telegraphers, to be held In this city t...

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