i Many trlenda oí Boya] S. Copeíand have signed a request addressed to lilm aaking thut he allow hls name to be used as a republican eandidate for iiomination for representativa to congress. .Mayor Copeíand h.is so far decllned to give a decisivo answer, but i i is uoderstood that under some eontlngeneies he muy consent to aeciuiesce to hls friends' wishes. iJIueh interest la being taken in the matter. Attorney V. W. Wedemcyer is decided in his intentions. He is frank in stating that lie is a candidato.