BUING flouNr, TO SWPrR TO T,-F rO .IAS OF NO MASl *:R.
NaUvu s. P., Bahamas Thursday January 23, 1913
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Advertisements uande eight lines 4S.
Htlgh F. Pickwoad Esq., Comn.
mismonier Hope Town Abaco
has been granted three weeks
Joseph Bethel Esq., has been
appointed Acting Commissioner
during the absence of Mr. Pick.
Charles Ormond de Ricci
Brown Esq has been appointed
a justice of the Peace for Andros
The Governor has recognized
provisionally Eric V. Solomon,
Esq., as Vice and Deputy Consul
for the United States.
An k. in Council permit.
Mr. James A. Lowe has been
appointed District Postmaster
at the Bluff, Eleuthera.
Mr. Albert E. Bain has been
appointed District Postmaster
at Mastic Point, Andros.
Marconigrams received ar Wat. thi Brazilian ste.iner "Zyias" and
ling's Islntid by U. ". S. ''llI i ni- two schooners.
hul." IThe Allies demand for the sur-
PRFSS BUILLE I IN Vl \ R \IO retider of Andrianople fortress still
DEC. 27, 191. S \YVIII.LE, L. !. remains a stumbling block in the
__._ Balkan peace negotiations.
December 28, 1912
Net% York."--United FIruit New York :-The Unit-d Fruit
.te.,.er "TurrialNw" still ashore Company's steamer l'urrialba
..ft t.uinegat, New Jersy Coast. has been floated and is being tow-
Tugs trying to i t her off Im ed to this port. Weather for New
metwe quantities of cargo thrown York and vicinity : Weather
overboard to lighten ship. Sunday, fair, moderate West to
P-ris.-Great storm prevails Southwest winds.
thrtctghout Fiance. Telephone S.taunton, Va.- President Elect
end telegraph systems and other Wilson arrived here at has birth-
channels of communication dam. place last night and attended to-
aged also shipping seriously dam- day a celebration in honor of his
aged along coast and harbourworks fifty sixth birthday.
conide .tlh ydimaged. I England :- T he Danish steamer
Dispatch .Vys Pric- Ahmed "Volmer" was wrecked Thursday
Faud, uncle of Egyptian Khedive by a gale in the English Channel
peeparing to enter Albania with and fifteen of the crew drowned.
twenty thousand troops and pro- Captain Anson and one other, the
cldam himself Prince of Albania. only survivors were rescued fro.n
Berlin :--Bulgaria preparing to an open boat.
resume war again says dispatch. Indianapolis.-President Rvan
Wr Minister is recruiting all able of International Iron Workers tJn-
bdied me n under sixty years. ion and practically all the execu
Pekin :-Chinese National As tive offices of the union, defen-
senl)ty approved terms six new dants in the dynamite conspiracy
loans to.t.la trial were found guilty by the Fe-
Sydney, Australia:-Sam Lang- deral jury to day and will be sen.
ford to. ay defeated Sam McVey, tenced Monday.
knocking hia, out in the thirteenth London :- Thrilling tales about
",tu.d. Thie fight was one of the encountering terri6c storm off Us-
fiercest seen it. Australia for eight hant on the French Coast Christ-
years. Laugfurd showed superior mas day when water nearly filled
at every stage although McVey every cabin were told by three
fought defiantly. hundred passengers of French
New York.-Wrecking tugs.to- steamer arriving to-day.
(Jay went to the assistance of the steamer arriving to-day.
steamer Turrialba, which isstran. CABLEGRAMS.
ded off the New Jersey Coast.
Quantities of cargo were thrown January 23, 1913.
oiverbeoard to lighten the ship. London, 2a.-Col. Sir WVm.
Indianapolis.- Judge. delivered Henry Manning has been appoint
charge to the jury thib afternoon ed Governor of Jamaica to replace
i ltie trial of alleged dynamite Sir Henry Olivier. Col. Manning
conspiracy by labor unions. has been Governor of the Nyassa.
Panama.-President Taft decid- land Protectorate since 19se.
ed not to appoint a civil Governor -- .. 4.'
Air tl u rsoml 7M-. '- a '
London.--King George suffered
from a chill and was unable to at-
tend church Christmes Day and
dinner by the Queea Mother, Al
Plymouth, England.-A terrific
storm prevails along the English
Channel, causing the stranding of
at the last session or congress, was
indicated as part of extra session
of congress tariff revision pro-
gramme at the hearing before the
house committee on ways and
Bermuda and the Bahamas re-
gistered a'protest against the pre.
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THE TRIBUNE ,
Sfor their full term. 0 they were . It is because of the- le- Brun" and "Antilia," used to do
The Tribune astute, they could pass moderate thargy of the City, which pre- I the work well. The last steam-
,.13. measures of reform when the vents her from taking the only er referred tw.was the means of
THURSDAY JAN. 23, 1913. electorate began to call for them steps which will .Oring her to reducing the iate ffom 6oc to 5o0(
_----- --- so as to forestall the Radicals. the front. The wOrst enemies per Bbl. Let us peat the dose.
UNIONIST DISUNION. and thus might keep power for of Nassau are her-own ultra con- I *Th Out Island Importers
--- a considerable period. What servatives who are hanging on have even gatqr cause for corn
Radical though we be in Im- Conservatism needs is not a the heels of progress like tons of! plaining-than, -those in Nnisau,
perial politics, we have for some Chamberlain, but a Disraeli lead. as their freight is not duimed
time past been thinking that the At present, we believe that I recently ni't sine people here, antilafter their fortniBly
present predicament of the Chamberlainism is fighting for who came to N :.ts. I on
Unionist party is largely due to its life in the Unionist party. If ar, 1 ti.nl: t'.v, v a ", anl reach them in s-n1 e ,cases until
a departure from its principles. it wins, we believe that the they were aim t 'ii-h ne-i t' two ~\ceks ;ftte it was intended
Quite recently a writer in the ILancashire and Yorkshire Con- death' bv the tearful e.barking (ir expected wifetn ordered: This
"Spectator has in the following servatives w ll secede and form which thev hal to endure. The means more capital is required
terms admirably expressed wlat a separate Toiv group until the sailors I,ulhied at them and said for their business.
has been passing through our '"Tariff Reformers" yield to the I t:at it was not unusual, but it .' t
mind:-- "The Conservative Par- force of circumstances and by was so severe that they resolved Thlie S. S. "Monterey" on her
ty has a most useful and neces- gently (Iroppin, tItli ir policy n ver to go to Nassau again, last Northbound trip had occa-
sary function to perform in the make it easy to fuse witil Vr ,m the standpoint of the U. S.. si.W to reject some 9 or 1o bales
country's life. When the present the Tory Free i ra; s once the onlv hope of Nassau as a [lad Cleaned Sisal, which was
unhappy period of bitterness more. It seei;s to w', ;Iia! p1,[i' :s tourist resort of the future is a considered too damp to be stow-
and strife shall have passed a- like the "Tie '1 i..es, the Di d.epened harbour. ((d up in the hold with the other
way, it will serve as a warning lv Mail," the "Dailv Telegraph" On mv table lie three maga- cargo. Evidently the stevedores
to future generations of Conser- and 'the "Daily (iraphi ic," are zines atd a Hippodroine Pro f at ed spontaneous combustion,
vative statesmen that radical seeking to aveit a split by quiett- \Nrani. I will send vou a page and our shippers should be very-
changes had best he left to Ilv shelving the ten-year-'old lis- from each of them. (.reful to see that their Fibre is
1Radicals!! The Chamberlain; cal policy until th Ie Il dies oult I ,o n ,t know of a sing:.le first tiM -'ir ly dried before packing
fiscal policy, though it is really 0o it and becon!'s a mere Ipious class AIn, ric'an ,,i.gie whicli i, Iales.
an effort at a reaction to an old opinion- an academic ll((1t.1tion do(II s 1n't contain Jiut suLlr'l item ,o
svstemn, is too violent to suit tlat does not .i',e \within tire alut CuFa, I 'mni l,', J ia. Schoo er I"Louise F." ar.
those electors who get tired of reach of ipr;act ICal politics. In- ';nPa ii;in ".,eihr \ml';ica. Flori rive. ye terday from \Vilming-
change and want to call a halt. stcad of wasting sirnigthl in da. lc-.i Ir,, i ,ico etc. bu,' ", N. L. 'litl at cargo of lu0m-
It is when these "tired feelings" internecine stI ggles over I have vt t,-,' a word abo !r .I tdii:es.
come over the undecided por- "Tariff Reform," rthe Unitioints Nassau. ( .' neraliv '.peaking, ,
tion of the electorate, that the had better pull 1hemsclvcs to- tine \meri BaI do lit kl ,v tha Ihetween Union and Market Sts.
"Tories generally get their gether to face tin, coming Ratli- there is a \\'initer i-s',rt n I o. 1 23 Oct. 19:2.
chance of riding into power. ( al attack on tIr' lami system. Nassin, and nob ,\ iv telling E'ditr 'Triibune
' lie Unionists have during tie A.-s it is, the v a trittcrintu a- tlem. Nov v : un l;i'el by) n., le' Ir Sir,
past year won elections by an ivav what clhati, e they l,,l ,,f In;-:; in "I )(vpcn Hiarb ours." lI)pr imis, I would like to say
appeal to this desire to relax the de eating l lo .e lk uie \\ ilji .# that tlhe building and lat i -
strain. They attacked a reform- Disi stabli-Iient.i. and th lpro- On, our first pa-.' w- publish inig of Srmnilbus (the concliP,!
ing Government and that sweep- posed atnwniiilment of the Regis- a 'numIber of Mlan ormigrams r,- ;alike creditable, and I since ely
ing measure of reform known trationi law. ceived by tile U. S. S. "Hl; t i-ist thatt her Monthly voya es
as the Insurance Act. At the nibal" at" Watling- Island, Iay be prosperous ones, and
same time they left "Tariff Re- A private correspohident writ- i\V publishi.tlvse items as na, t1iat her patl 'through the stormy
form" as an open question till ing from New York says : ilis'a tion o tih uperiont of cea will l1* as smooth as
the next General Election. This "LiteraHN it i.; impossible to a Wireless Statiion over our pre JMiay be. No\v and agiin ad-
wvas very acceptable to voters go down town without facing sent arrangement by which we verse wimids. ay buffet her, seas
agitated by change and seeking in every station iarg'r- placards arie d
thie political rest cure. It is said advertising i ermnuda, Jamaica at Julitr for nI s ? h liA lith i, s,\ crepig her decks fore and
that even Liberal members of and Pai na,.i, but I ,have as yet reu'icnts at \ atlint'.- Isirld r, ,fl;,f!, ;r tih'A.13s' and "ordi,:n-
the Manchester Ref&rrm Clubl fa led to one i word concern- ci-,. I, of d1:v, ,, I. oti'r.nce r 's" may disa.pearin the seeth
openly stated that they voted ing Nas-au. lThe reason is oh- in mn ~ st, fodu ay". be- ing foam, but keep your weath-
Unionist at the last N. W. Man- vious. It is the t:ealnlsip lines fore tr-,'; were 'c. ic, hr', as er eyolifting, and so long as the
chester election, because they which are doing practically all Cablegraims. man at the wheel what time ihe
felt that there had been enough of this advertising. They do not brushes the salt spray from his
done in the way of passing pro- Iadvertise Nassau for the simple OUR FROM NORTH eyes, keeps his eye fixed on her
gressive measures for the pre-- reason that they do not go there. FREIGI IT SERVICE. course, meets the seas as they
sent. Had the Tories been able They do not go there for the -- come along, and then keeps her
to keep from agitating moderate simple reason that thev do nnt Importer,-' are yet an'1d on- 'iull and by," she'll make port
Liberals and Unionist Free have adequate harbour Lacihtites. stanti'v complaining of tihe exist- "with a bone in her mouth"
Traders, they might have further Our great aewn are coming down ing Freight service arrange.- though the harbour bar be moan-
weakened the Government for- on every side of you, but you are Mtaeatsirom New York, and there ing. "Hochl hoch hoch
ces and stood a chance of get- missed. Every visit from a man is some talk of org iusing so 4q Sitambus."
ting a majority, if only a small of note in this country is worth to charter a tramp steamer to "Nig'ht Walker" to the contrary,
one, at the next general election, hundreds of thousands in the bring our freight at the proper "The Police (do not) need wak-
With a small majority,not agi- way of advertising. There is and convenient time. This is on ig up," they are awake over-
tated by divisions, and deter- Wilson in Bermuda, Bryan in easy matter if the Importers will mpch. Their .eye-sight is peculi-
mined to do as little as possiblee Miami, and Taft on his way to combine, and it will surely lead ar. It seem :that so soon as a
beyond routine business, they Jamaica and Panama. Yet you I to a lower rate than the Fifty man goes "oh the Force," his
could probably hold toge- have a more delightful climate i Cents per Bbl. Ieye. becomes both microscopic
~.yt coQmparative ease than any of then. Why ? ,, The "Viking", "Johannes a d telescopic, and s auditor
t y g, J .4 P ,. *
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fhnc s iripaired. 'He can see
a s I1 box outside the side-
walk hundred, yards away,
but I cannot'hear the profane
obs it, uttered it his very el-
bow ,few weeks ago furnish-
es a concretee case. A person
,had Ist escaped imprisonment
by t pay mert of a fine imposed
by hi W\Vorhip, to Anter down
Bay.-treet an( reg. the idle
asse blv at the corner of a cross
siteo with the vilest rnaledic-
tion imprecations .qdd-cursings
with "hell, book, and candle,"
that tlie ingenuity of the devil
himself could formulate and ut-
ter against the aforesaid "1His
Wo0h1)ip," who by the way, has
survjvedI the thunderings, now I
say that this was "unheard, un-
seen, unseen, unheard" by the
mar in blue, but a little box
"only a little one" (as the nurse-
maid said,) which had a few
minutes before been emptied of
its contents by the scavenger,
was seen by the hawk-eye bob-
by Who urged by the call of du-
ty, left the interested group and
sternly ordered the return of the
little one to the precincts of thi"
establishment from which it
had been deposited.
I was minded to report the
boy in blue, but. dreaded the
consequences, Which I take it,
are obviLus to those who have
bein there before. This one of
the many instances of such and
similar occurrences of acts of
oliission a i:, nmnission b
soion of the-b s in blue, "to
earn a night repose."
,Oh yes dear Editor the
Police are awake at the wrong
miAnent. If vo( do not believe
wn "..sk Mr. Foster."
DAY \WAIKkE ,,
j To the Editor of the Tribune.
i Docs there exist at' Nassau
lny law for the protection of
'eaccful people against agres-
\-iv, urchins "
Numbers of them, comiint di-
Vectly from school, assemble in
the smaller streets, shouting,
fight-iing and endangering pedes-
irians by the throwing of stones
'an all directions.
Lately they even-stone houses,
esmashinu witfdow J un
A hle i 9 g1 l !M
-there any'help ag
. lessness, or must the people tn e'
$ the law into their own hands ?
A SUFFERER FROM
HON. -HOUSE .QASS T
Notwe aMot T5rW
Thursday evemivqg, January a2 nd
Mr. W. C. 1B,Johnson-
x. How many Public Officers
have been retired under the au-
thority of section 7 sub-section
(2) of The Pensions Act 1909 ?
2. What are their names, ages
and for what reason's were they
3. How many Public Officers
'if any) are in early contempla-
tion of being retired under the
above authority ?
"4. What are their names, ages
and for what reasons are they
to be retired ?
SELE CT COMMITTEE
On the petition of Mrs. Eliza
Smith praying for a gratuity.
Third Reading and Passing
Mr. A. K. Solomon--
A hill for preventing Tumults
and Riotous Assemblies and for
the $peedy and effectual punish-
ment of 1Riters.
IN THE SUPREME COURT.
January Sessions 1913.
Wednesday 2211d January
'The Court met at 10. 3o a.m.
His Honour D. Tudor Esq.,1
K.'C., Ch'ief Justice ; The Hon.
ourable F. C. Wells-Durrant,K.
C. Attorney General.
Information No. 3.--The King
vs, Thomas Newman; Carnal
Knowledge (of a girl under thir-
teen years of age was called
The tiial proceeded, an(l the
jury returned a verdict of Guilty
The Prisoner was sentenced
to 3 years Penal servitude
the Court adjourned until to-
morrow morning at a half past
.Thursday 23rd Jany.
The Court met at 10. 30 a.m.
His Honour--D. Ttidor Esq.,
K. C Chief Justice ; The 1! n..
F. C. Wells-Durrant, K. C., At-
Information No. 4. The King
vs. Georgiana peveaux. House-
breaking and Larceny.
The following jury was em-
is never done. So runs the
proverb. But with Sunlight
.. Soap as a helper the wash
is quickly over. Dirt flies
before Sunlight Soap like
the morning mist before
the rising sun. ta to t
', ~ SUNLIGHT
^ WAY A
II~~l l I I Ill I II l l l I
Jurors in waiting discharged
until Thursday next 30th at
The trial proceeded.
The Jury returned a verdict
of Guilty of Larceny, with a
strong recommendation to mer
The Court sentenced the pris
oner to i months imprisonment
with hard labour.
The Court adjourned until
Thursday the 30th at 10.30 a.m.
Friday at 8 p.m.
1. "The Fliit" by REX.
2. "'lIelaid and Israel" big
FIGH I'ING picture.
3. "tHer Lord and Master"
4. "The Locket" see the
5. "What's the Use" very Comic
NOTICE OUR VAUDEVILLE
BILL THIS WEEK.
We call your special attention to
the Two big RAGTIME HITS of
tht. -eason sung by PROF.
"At the Levee on Revival day."
"My Little Loving Aero Man."
Two big New York sensationsalso
PROF ROYSthe M,\GICIAN in ;
Special NE\-W trick Perfoimnance.
6d. 9d. is.
At Nassau's on!y Theatre.
sweeting, L.nanrres weaga,nen- 5 T M T
ry M. Stevenson, Foreman, John V1 J "j
H1. osfield, J. K. Amoury, Jas.
E. Strachan, John H. Williams,
Mordecai Taylor, Key. Price 6d.
RO Y AL
Grand Feature show
Friday Jany. 24th
at 8 p.m.
r. BETWEEN HONOR AND
DUTY. This picture is acted in
Paris by one of the best theatrical
troupes in the World. It is a high
class drama and is much more in-
teresting than the ordinary. The
stage setting is magnificent, and
such real good acting will be a
treat to lovers of the reel. This pica
ture would be hard to equal, excit-
ing, tragic and a film of quality.
2. Song by Prof. Von Ros:
"THE BELLRINGERS SONG"
Beautiful Bass Ballad.
3. LAST FRIEND. Beautiful.
4. EASTER EGG Comic.
5. Beau Brummel in a new vau-
deville hit. Come, hear him and
6. LITTLE MOTHER. Grand
7. MANUFACTURE OF
ROCHEFORD CHEESE. Iduca-
8. Comic Song by Prof Von Ros.
9. STOLEN' GEMS. HAND-
10. "A Morning on the Bois de
Boulogne"- A beautiful picture
filled with the magnificent scenery
of the Bois.
Tickets may be reserved now.
Admission-2as. 9d. 6d.
Don't forget our Grand Matinee
Monday at 4.30 p.m.
HOTEL] COLONIAL, and
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trI B UNE
__ MINIM~ __ __ i M__Il ._ iii-i--ili n1. 1^ HL U 1-- -
sent tariff rates.
Mr. L. G. lkice, representing the
Bahamas, unted a reduction of the
duty on sponges, pineapples, grape-
fruit and other things.
Bermiud wanted'the tariff to.
duced to help their people whose
trade they said, depended on the
reports of a grave situation at Ve.
ra Cruz Mexico today caused state
department officials to seriously
consider despatching one of the
warships from the first division of
the Atlantic fleet at Guantanamo
for immediate duty at the Mexican
London, 21.--There was a sen-
sational development yesterday in
connection with the inquiry re-'
Rarding the Marconi Company's
contract with the British govern-
ment. The managing director of
the company wrote to the Post.
master General requesting that the
government treat the contract as
no longer binding on either party.
The wireless department of the
stock exchange was greatly excit.
ed on getting the news, Marconi
shares falling at first, but recover-
ing and closing stronger on the,
Constantinople, 21.-There has
been a notable change in the tone
of the press. The newspapers today
almost unanimously declare that
the Porte has no option but to
bow to the wishes of
Europe. They, therefore, advoca e
the immediate summoning of a
national assembly to give moral
support to the government in con-
cluding peace under the best pos.
London, 21.-The ambassadori-
al convention will begin to day
discussion of the limits of the fu-
ture Albania, one of the most dif-
ficult of the items to be submitted
Washington, 21.-- PresidentTaft
has approved the note prepared at
the state department in reply to
the communication from Sir Ed
ward Grey, British Foreign Minai
ter, protesting against the exemp-
tion of American coast wise ship
ping froth the payment of tolls in
the Panan.a Canal.
As a matter of official courtesy
information is withheld as to the
exact status of the note until it has
been received by the British gov.
London, st.-For the first time
in tWe history of London a police-
man was killed to day while on a
fixed post. P. C. John Smith was
the victim. He was sun over by
a motor-bus at Ludgate Circus.
aroused enthiesik" at
an antiaw meeting in Queltes
Hall tonight u, saying: "Wo dent
want to open t e door at all not
to a million women .sla upl
as manicflel electors, or three
million women marching as a
vanguard of a g reat army, which
would eventually take charge of
the destinies of the state."
a m l IJII
If you are thinking of building a
house, that we will sell for the
next week a fair grade of No a
Flooring, Siding and half inch
8s. 4d. Per too Fe-t. SPOT CA'H
You will not have a chance like
this for some time to come as the
Mill will be starting up on the 15til
and from then on we well l:e carry.
ing our usual stock of No i grade
of lumber of all sizes.
NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY.
We desire to thank you
for your kind pat-
ronage during 1912 and to wish
out customers, one and all, tlhe oest
of good things for 1913. We caln
assure you that as we have tried to
please you in the past, so we will
do in the future and sincerely hope
for a share of yous custom.
THE BHA-A4MAS TIMBER
ARTHUR B. SUTTON
No. so East Stieet. Manager
For Every and Any one
AU the Time
on our Sisal Plantations down
Satisfactory earnings can be mnlbe,
if work is pursued steadily and
Moot of the work is by the jb or
contract. Houses to accommodate
those who wish to reside, there.
Sall cottaes for Me and their
amitie a he ptata
NONE ED BIf DLE
Go there and the Field Superintend.
ents will put you to work
Tools, and Implements furnished.
j, S. JOHNSON CO.
Nassau, N. P
AVE your old sofax
l and Ch( repaired
(atlsfaction G.rantead .*
APPY ton GEO. T. BETHEL
or "Tribune" Offte, f m
A FRESH supply jut received
by achr. "Hattie Darling
For sale by '
CHAS E ALBIRY.
IW would inform all wlho appreciate a G.ol uke that we now
have on hand an exltessiv Stock of HAVANA CIGARS. We
guaranstee our Inand to be made of the finest Havana .and Sumatra
Wrappers, and Hava,a Fillers throughout.
These Cigars are manufactured on our premises by skilled workmen,
andt great pains are taken to produce an article of superior quality.
The success we have met with in tite past leads us confidently to expect
tiw. patronage of connoiseurs.
J. L. SAUNDERS & Co.
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