JOHNWILKES CALLED BY DEATH
JohnWilkes, one of the oldest settler* of Star valley, passed away at hi* home In Pocatello, Idaho last Sunday night, death being cauked by a hardening of tho arteries ... will be given, in next weeks paper.
Near relatives who were In to attend the funeral of JohnWilkes yesterday were: J. Low Walker and wife of Boise, Idaho; Thos. Blacker and wife of Rupert, Idaho; Jos. L ... aud family of JohnWilkes.
NOMINATED ON FIRST BALLOT
Herbert Hoover last night, receded the Republican nomination for president at the convention in Kansas..."
"...of a nation at the death of the president.
"Yet, I knew JohnWilkes Booth, and saw him many times about the theatre before the shooting. I was born in Bangor, Maine, and have been in the theatrical business all ... of the stage from the Lincoln box, and I immediately looked that way, from whence the sound of the shot came. I saw the smoke of the pistol, and immediately JohnWilkes Booth jumped from the box to the stage ... . It was in this jump that his foot caught in a draped flag, and as he fell his leg was Voken. He never
theless, jumped to his feet and called out 'sic semper tyrannis,' then rushing to the rear of the stage and passing ... of the precincts at the primary last week. These conventions are provided in order to fill any possible vacancies, where candidates failed..."