Montana Sunlight (Whitehall, Mont.) 1902-1911, March 18, 1910, Image 1
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MONTANA St NLIG I ie Ne i • VOLUME IX. WHITEHALL, MONTANA. FRIDAY. MARCH 18.1910., DIE MONTANA SUNLIGHT PUBLISHRD &VERY FRIDAY. W. L. RICKARD Proprietor SUBSCRIPTION PRICE. One Year, (invariably in advance) alt 00 Six Months 100 Three Months 50 Nagle Conies Ilatered at the Poitteface at Whitehall. Mont.. as Second-class Matter. ADVERTISING RATES. Dialailar -One-Dollar per Inch per month. Locals -Ten Cents; per line arst Insertion; liv• cents per line each 8W:eminent Insertion. NOTIOX AU communications Lntended OUT publics - Hoe in this paper must bear the signature of author: otherwise they will find their Way to the waste basket. ()OUNTY OFFICERS. • -----. /1\ 1 4 0 . F11: 1 4;4141 1 DiM A AA 110.. C a II a Weil tilers .. mt. .--.Wre. T. Sweet P. J. Maiming a rills ..•..._ ._ ...... E. W. Wolverton 4' tier Ihselshs TretilostriT —7-4111 11 , .. W B. Hundley Clerk and Remwder ,. if.k..MoCall Cut:Wry AttOWSPY .D. M. Kelly Sommer ..... .. Jas. H. Mitchell Fsrvesor R. H. Cralle SOWN of Sehools .... .... _Leta At Thompson Pui.lic Administrator W. I.. Beardsley Coroner Curtis Denbow Cti II IIISSIONERK , ravels Steele, Chairman .Itasin Joie H. Reilly *Chiedy A. J. Mega,- Whitehall Ter regul at meetings of the hoard of conner sonsatissioners begin on the gest Monday_ in March. June. September and December The mashers also sore. as a board of equalize - stow meeting for this purpose on the third Monday in July. ACACIA CHAPTER, Ns. 21, a 1. P. Meets on FIRST and THIRD TUESDAY evenings of each month at Masonic Hall. Visiting members ate cordially invited to attend. It•tua J. 7 . 4111410111. W. W. Has. I.cui L. Prermary. Seel MYSTIC TIE LODGE, No. 17, A.F AA ti Relation the SECOND and Fol.:EX11 TUES- DAY evenings of each montiClit Masonic !tall. Visiting members are cordially in- vited to ensue. Faasa 1, NALCO.. W. H. A. A. N =MAW. Sec. Ike E. 0. Pace, A TTORNEY -•T LAW •so NOTARY PUBLIC Whitehall, Mont. • 'T HI MI • HOTEL JEFFERSON X L. Totals, Prop. -- - Prices are Moderate. Special Rates to Boarders L. R PACKARD, P.hyselesisin anti fitteramon. Cams requiting hospital care 16•1111 srecial attention. Hospital•ORce and Residence on eLtit street. Whitealseell. Mane. 111.11CutictiLlass41111K1118111PC les mayssitle ler eeteetiette tests alert Amirlelity. 5. testes ettesis. sled 5.-t. wee Nets Pyle. girac• Ike/. slpletweee pi* eery free U yee Nese We paps. PA yeas /lamps°. Pub. Cs. Swam Sr . Seem. Asa • est 6.0eybody AWnICAN PutriosaSIIIVIssebelett. S eetaillel pletes016.00011. ty pees iteseteae. Mute pilkomt. sesollille as- sessed. Iletesie eepy Set 14 Ise sweeties We pow. 0 Sew St.. awsrless y il=ret . meCelki, PATTIlaele Celebrated tor style, perfect it, simplicity and reliability nearly 40 tom yittirt. Sold in nearly , it e very city and le tbe Lteitai Statea and Casts, or by mail direct. Hors sold Mae my other male. Meg ler free eats/ogre. aasceetes leuteATINI Mime subscribers thee any etlea fitabdoe maga s Month. invaluable. Last- est styles, patterns, dresscuelier, millinery pla4 searing, iluncy soleillevrorkbaledrotaing, etiquette. good stories, etc. Only 50 cent* ycir (worth double), including a hen pattern. Stibirritte today, or sand lot sample eopy. WONDERFUL tiessuagataorris .00 A. Postal being4 premium csulegue \\ and i.e c ell prise offers. Addresa CO.. ICS w SU W. Haft. lee an SO YEAR.' EXIDERMINCI PATENTS Tweet MM. Down Coevieworre AS. zy one sergilg a . ? s c d p st &MI= may : I nven t iTnrIl i probstly s ei&e zrz: naD Lbw striet , Trallemit \14 - % Laken Ot Tr0:411 1 11Olis ai ne tr a ge t te. 00,00141\nake. subset elusive, tu m e $CiegtifiC ilmerkan. A handmmair 1:1iCtil:ii t il t 1 / 20 1_4/110114 we s ettatten1 any im. f rur sa ri. seisiwawar , ...ow art P Pt.. II 4 : - -\.• .,o t. • Last week Judge ,Landis sen tenced Samuel Dejesbacti to six years in the U. S. prison at Fort Leavenworth, and imposed a fine of $15,000, Wm. Broadwell gee+ similar punishment, and Denial Bortz must serve eighteen months in the House of correction at Chi- cago. These men were violators of the federal law regulating the manufacture and sale of oleomar- garine. Who says Judge Landis can't hit the ball. A PROCLALaaft-.- By the Presideul Stales of America. Whereas hy the act of congress approved July 2, 1909, the thir- teenth decennial census of the United States is to be taken, be- ginning on the fifteenth day of April. nineteen hundred and ten; and Whereas • correct enumeration of the population every ten years is required by the constitution of theUnitedStatea for the purpose of determining the representation of several states in the house of rep- resentatives; arid Whereas it iwof the stmoat im- portance to the interest of all the people of the United States that this census should be a complete and accurate report of the popu- lation and resources al the cc:mil try: Nowalierefore. I. Williemilow- ard Taft. President of the United States of Anieries, do hereby de- clare and make known that, under the act •fcireeesid. it is the duty every person to answer all ques- tions on the census schedules ap- plying to him and the family to which he belongs, and to the farm occupied by him or his family, and that any adult refusing to do so is subject to penalty. The sole purpose of the census is to secure general statistical in- formation regarding the popula- tion and resources of the country. and replies are required from indi- viduals only in order to permit the compilation of such general sta- tistics. The vensus has nothing to do with taxation, with army or jury service, with the compulsion of school attendance, with the regulation of immigration, or with the enforcement of any national. state, or local law or ordinance, nor erin any person be harmed in any way by furnishing the infer- inaton required. There need be no fear that any disclosure will be made regarding any individual person or his affairs. For the due protection of the rights and inter- est. of the pet -sons furnishing information every employee of the census bureau is prohibited, under heavy penalty, from disclosing any information which may thus osetne to his knowleige. I therefore earnestly urge wagon all pe. II to answer promptly. completele, and aceurately all in quiries addressed to him by the enumerators or other employees • of the census bureau, and thereby to contribute their share toward making this great and necessary pubic undertaking a sueces. In witness whereof, I have here- unto set my hand and caused seal of the United States to be affixed. Done at the city of Washington this fifteenth day of March, A. D. one thousand nine hundred and ten, and of the Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and thirty-folirth. Wet. H. TAFT. By the President: P. C. K vox, Secretary .of State. ARBITRAIION. Firemen Accept Mediation—Great Strike Averted. Chicago, March 15.—At the request of the general man- agers of the 47 railroads in- volved, Chairman Knapp of the interstate commerce commission and Commissioner of Labor Neill telegraphed an offer of mediation to the union officials. This offer was accepted, W, S. , Carter, presi- dent of the Broterhood -of Lorao- mot' ve Firms\ And pig ne stipulating, however, that. action - _ must begin at once. The appeal to Washinton was taken as an eleventhhour movement to prevent a walkout, which, it was declared, threatened the great- est railroad strike since that of 1894. Thirty-seven members of the western federated board of the brotherhood at midnight last night formally voted for a strike. The hour for striking had been *et for next Monday morning and the members were prepared to start for their homes to put the strike into effect when the tnediation steps IS/.taken. . tee It is stipulated diet the media- tors COMP to Chicago. According to Mr. Carter, their function will be, not to arbitrate the matters in dispute, hut to determine what rhall be arbitrated. The questiane involve wage., which both sides have agreed upon as arbitrnhle. The two other technical points, involving promotion and repre *emotion in the union, which the firotherhood contends are arbitra- ble, but which the railroads Ray are not. \If the mediation falls through, the strike will go right as plan- ned,\ said Mr. Carter. The acceptance of mediation was contained in the following telegram sent by the brotherhood to Messrs. Neil! and Knapp: \Matters in controversy involve hundreds of employes and increase of wages. Committee preparing to leave city, but if assurance is given that mediation will begin immediately, and in the,city of Chicago, authority for the men to leave the service of the companies will be temporarily withheld: The fact that we have proposed arbi- tration on all matters in con- troversy and the fact that the ninnagers' committee has rejected our proposition does not lead our men to expect it settlement from mediation, but as evidence of our fairness will accept your friendly offices under the conditions named herein. Please answer promptly. \W. S. CARTER.\ The conimittee sent the follow- ing letter to the general managers: W. C. Nixon, Chairman of the Managers' Committee -- 1 hes r Sir: Your letter of March lb has been reveived, in which you communi-- cate the information that the man- agers have invoked the aid of the Erelmen act and the honorable chairman of the interstate com- merce eommission and the honor- able United States commissioner of labor have been requested by the managers to tender their good offices. This is to advise the managers' committee that the chairman of the inte4taie com- merce commission and the commis- sioner of labor hare tendered by wire their friendly offices in an endeavor to settle troughs media- tion the pendinseentroversy. 'The proposition of our com- mittee that matters in controversy be . eubmIted to arbitration is evr ince of the regard that we have for the interests of the public, ansl after giving the matter further consideration, our committee in- etructs me to notify the managers that it has accepted the good offices of the chairman of lite interstate commerce ronintission and the commissioner of labor in in effort to arrive at an amicable adjust- ment of the matters in dispute, provided that such mediation shall be uonducted in tliv city ofChicago and without delay. 'Our crtniltee Remit; insist s that aside fro the interests of the • ig there weesewo-etteetiea.eore oerned in this dispute exept the railroad's represented by the man- agers' committee and the employes reptesented by our committee.\ In a stetement given out today, the general manngers said: \All prospects of to strike are over. There will be none. Set- tlement of the whole controversy by mediation end arbitration is assured \ Missionary Convention. Butte, March lie -The Butte cooperating committee of the Lay- men's Missionary Movement here- -flee iessaaa- ...le!' WfdD central and estern Niontana to assemble in the city of Butte April 12 to 14, lino, to perticipate in a mighty movement of men, con- sidering signietent signs of the times and adopting it nation-eide policy of aggressive missionary announcement stater thnraspecial education. The convention nigt letter service will be estab- itself is wholly educational and inspirielliehed'ne soon as p racticable ' The tional. The immediate. end is t o eheige for this service will be the 4at the hum , of cantata an al btantiard duy rate for ten words.. • iseleihr•44%110•414• 4 •0•11•4%.01144+ 1 1114e, t for the transmission of fifty words western Montana hetter infurtiped, You get the BEST if you eat at about the great good that is being or lesseind one fifth of such stand - done by foreign missions. lard day rate will be charged for T h penses of the convention. Ladies also may registereitel will be given resei•ved seats in the balcony at all the sersions, including the opening one. The dinner is for the men, the Charge for which will be tifty cents additional. The registration tickets marked '11.50 Paid\admit to the dinner also. Under no con- dition will it collection or 'subscrip- tion be taken during the con• vetition. Areaegetnente are being made with the. various . railroad com- panies (or it one turd one-third fare emend , . teip rate osi 'Se tent!' cate plan. LETTERS BY New Service known as Nifht Letters at Nominal Rates. RIGGS REAL ESTATE BULLETIN HERE IS A SNAP if you want a small Farni\Home, consisting of 30 acres, all good soil and under cultivation and irriga- tion, 4 Room new Frame House, new Frame Barn 20 x 40. 12 acres in Alfalfa. Located 1 1-2 miles from Whitehall. Just the place for a Country Horn Suitable for Fruit,fjapleni.no!PP41 A- - --liorke $2500.00, $1500.00 cash, 2 - to4 years. e . .chickenA a ballance trcrrn 1D. P. Riggs', Whitehall, Mont. Have you tried our Gleeteseisa? We ha% 1 them just to suit your raney and your puree. Whitt nixed Shoes? N'e 11141'1` no cheap, shoddy shoes. We have shoes to wear. You can tap or half-sole end wear some more. You do not have to buy as many shoes, but you t11wa35 have Gt .- wed Shoes; if you tiny at Clark's NWe can also sell yout the best groceries at the lowest prices; rake your nieseure for your new spring suit; take .your order for the latest in wall covering; take your order for carpet, !Let nip know whet you want and we will 6t you out. 1W hen eyou buy goods, get the best there is for the money by buying of W. S. CLARK & CO., Renova, Mont. 'Ft!? Whitehall State Bank Capital emisli in. • 211111.000.00 ii AS. 111. JOHNSON, _a, J. licKAY. 1111AWK N. JOHNSON President vim Prodame. Cashier. . _ Ebtrable tors CRAM IL JOHNSON, j 'Z. U JTAY. a. PACKARD N. r. trergt. PRANK H. JOHNSON I tinder direct control of State Bank Hoard. Eznrialnod by 11 mm1• 1 01.1011001 • ye.,. I To aid in this campaign of edu- cation missionary pamphlets are being widely distributed in till the protestant churches of western Montana. Letters are being sent out nerly every week to all the ministers in this section of Mon- tana. Reports are coining iii from varieua points indicating a good attendance from out of town. The committee is planning to make this the greatest timing in the church history of western Mon- tana. The sessions will all be held in the Auditorium, which seats one thousand five hundred. This will not nearly eccomodete those who will %tato to attend, when the true sigeiticance of the convention is realized. Thoee who ii jib to atteud should register without de- lay, in order to have reserved seats. Some of the strongest missionary speakers now in America will be present during this convention. Among the ones already secured lire, Mr. J. Campheil White, gen- eral secretary of the Laymen's Missionary Movement, New York; lion. E. Re Wilber, American consul general at. Kobe, JOPen; Bishop J. F. Robinson, Method- ist bishop in India; Rev. 0. M. Hansen, Baptist missionary from Burniah; Rev. J. P. MeNaugliton, for twenty-two years is missionary in 111.1:reileiter. W. IL flotchkias. of Africa. The conventions will open with a dinner for all the men of the convention at 6:45 o'clock. April 12 at the Auditorium. Bishop L. R. Brewer has been invited to preside at this dinner. Every church in western Montana should be represented at this convention by as large a delegation of laymen as can possibly attend. A registration fee a ono dollar will be charged all delegates, both residents sad visiting delegate*, in order to meet the necessary - Announcement is made by the Western Union telegraph cow - puny that it will shortly be pre- pared to handle long nig lit mes- sages at the rates euatotuarily charged for tete word duy mes- sages. It appears that the Western Union has a large unemployed mileage of wire at night which is mat. . naming. lift y thing. These wires must be mainteined lit nny event to take care of the regular day business and it is apperently the idea of the new interests in the telegraph company to let the pub- lic here the benefit of them. The each additional ten words or less.\ 'ro lie taken at these rates, night letters must be written in plain English language, that is to ray. code words or communications written in foreign languages will not be accepted. The meisseges will be taken at any hour up to midnight and transmitted at the company's convenience during the night for delivery the following morning. For the present the new servi:e is Confined to Wepaerri Union offices in the United States. The tariffs charged for night let- ters are so low it is expected diet the new service will be largely availed of by business concerns and otheee to quicken their corres- pondence,by using tno telegraph instead of the mail 1. A night let- ter sent by telegraph will reach its destination at the opening of busi- ness hours the following morning; Otis saving a, much as three or four days when long distances are in volt-ed. SCHOOL NOTXS. Those who got 100 in spelling last week were: Zeytine Smith. James Mc- Donald, Ruth Noble, Wilhelm Woll. Edith Stanley end Harold Saepington. Those ho got WU in arithinatic were: Harold Sappington. James Mc- Donald, Wilhelm %Vole Those who got 10(Lin geography were: Zeynne Smith and Herold Sep- pington. Signed Ruth Noble Harold Sappington Another Joshua. It is always a temptation to air one's special knowledge. A coun- ty judge down ;n a SouthernStete. Who Was proud of his familiarity with Suripture. eats weak enough to yield occasionally to this temp- tation. The story of one such oc- casion is told in the Itational Malt- aziqe. • e Butte Cafe JENNIE, L. WILLIAMS, Prop'r Open Day and Night Furnished -:-Rooms I Meals at All Hours in connection - - Montana $ C14,%/ 4 / 1 , 1•PNA/NAMeWt\11 C. W. WINSLOW Emerson Foot -lift Sulky, Gang and Disk Plows, Disk Harrows, Alfalfa Renova- tors, Boss Harrows, Standard Mow- - crs and Rakes, Harrow Carts,Van Brunt Drills, and Newton WAGONS AND BUGGIES Harness and Saddles One day an old negro was \Jashua chi\ said the judge, AS brotigt from the mountain districi ! lie rubbed !fie hands. \Jasinta under suspicion of maintnining en you say? Are yott that saints illicit still. There wits no real evi- Joshua spoken of in iloly Wt•ite dence against the Joshua elle inede• the surte \What's yonr niece. pi ieoner?\ • asked the judge, as lie peered at etandetillf\ . coo. \No jedge el , :es the 114'4/ 11 , 3 answer, '\twun't ure. A Will de s e -tweediest:It made de moon the shambling black man. \Mali name's Joshua, leas the reply._ - _ jedise,\ • YIP