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PRIGS TWO OJENTSi
22D TEAR NO. 6,882.
WASHINGTON, D. C, SATURDAY EVENING, AUGUST 23, 1800.
THE SENATORIAL MARLBOROUGH
INS HIS BLENHEIM.
DEKCGRATIG CONFERENCE LBT NIGHT.
At Which an Honorable Proposition
FOSTFONINQ THE ELECTIONS MEASURE.
Congress Will Now Be Able lo Adjourn
During SeplemberWindom's Order
Relieves the Money Market.
It Is over. The fight Is ended. The
Force bttl Is dend. And tt makes a
mighty ugly corpse.
Lato yesterday afternoon Senator
Juay went to Senator Gorman and out
lined to him the agreement which had
been arrived nt by tho Itcpuhllcan Sen.
ators In their Thursday night confer
ence. Mr. Gorman said he thought
that would bo ncccptablo to his party
colleagues. IIo agreed to ascertain
their views nnd communicate them to
the Kcystono statesman, who has for
Eome days held the key to the situation.
The itepubllcan conference simply
agreed to closo general debate on the
Tariff bill on August 80, to proceed
under tho flvo-intnutc rulo until Sep
tember 8, to allow each side three bouri
In which to closo debate, and then to
begin voting. Certain other bl.lt, as
earned In the Quay resolution, wcro to
be acted on Immediately after thoTnriT
bill. Tho Pcr'o bill waa to bo post
poned until next session only that and
Accordingly the Democratic Senator i
held n confer-unco last night at .Mr.
Gotman's residence. It lasted until 11
o'clock. It wiw decided to accept the
agreement proposed by tho Republicans
nr.d printed above.
No resolution embodying this nr
languncnl will bo presented to the Sen
nle. All resolutions, substitutes and
nmrndmcnls In any way minting to the
subject , are like Hector, of Troy very
On Monday next Senator Aldrich,
who has charge of tho Tariff bill, will
ask unanimous consent for the carrying
out of tho programmo agreed on. Of
course It will bo granted.
ThUIsall that will be ilono In open
Senate, Tho terms are fair and honora
ble to tho Democrats. Tho rules re
main unchanged; tho Force bill goes
over, and they have had and will have
n fairly reasonable time In which to
tllicuts the Tariff bill. The course to
be followed with reference to the latter
Is simply that which has always ob
tained In the Senate deliate Is cloMtl
by unanimous confout.
Like Blenheim, It Is a famous victory
for Marlborough Stanley Quay.
IT i Two papers were yesterday circulated
lii among the Itepubllcan Senators for
f'A signatures. One was carried about bv
Mdccq Spooner. The other by Mr.
Mr, Bpooner'8 paper required the Ite.
publicans to pledge themselves to vote
next session for making the Force bill
u special order for the first Monday la
December, and to consider the previous
question on it as ordered for December
"0. IIo met with Indifferent sueeaes
and bad more names oa bis tab than oa
Mr Hale's paper simply required the
signatory parties faithfully to abide by
the action of the Thursday night con
ference, come weal, come woe. Tula
paper was generally signed by the lie
publican Senators, Indeed It is claimed
f day that every oae of them now is
the city signed it. Among other things
tils r,rrus that the Maine Senator 1
a Hale filtow well met.
The reason for bavin the paper
ciiinc-d pledging the signatories to stead
ly tbe conference is that some of them
might want to abandon the Fotee bill
affr tbe fall elections, wbkh. It Is eoa
ccJcl will go against theltepublkaa
A cr,mber of the Republics a Senator
c' Tried to signing a paper ftxlag
a day for a vote oa ike Vote
U'l, ibe teuton being tkat a
"1 many things Bight happen be
tween now and that time to wake tt a
i-swlsc or impolitic iklag to do, awl
liny Uo not like to be Imiiad by say uu
Eeceasary pledges. However, by aiai
ics tbU paper tkey did aot pledge
then se vm to vote for tike Force bill.
Ore thing that has puttied and still
X 7 c3 tbe itepuhlkaa Soloas is how
ti permit the poatpnaeweat of tike
1 i ol.ill until the next ieeiloa, awl.
at tbe same time, convince ike radical
fact! nf their party that tkey are in
r.ai earnest in wanting to take it up
a-lcUbate it and paic It The party
!.r, Lad so muck to say ia Us plat
f -n - iViident Uarriaoa has such a
I m r;c ai..l stia? necked belief ia ike
i ) inv of suck political quackery,
i ,. i . I ws railroaded tkrougk tie
II e at suck electric spued, and,
u'i resident Harrisoa tad Speaker
hi i,i m.i.. tuck desperate eafutte to
1 lo. ihi Senate lato passing It,
w ni!'y ih4t ike radical facuoaiels
thi JUpublicaa party ace turchargwd
v, u il... uu patriotic idea that the sal
', i a f ike U O P , wot to waattoti
.uni aud welfateof the Uakw,
:. , tcLot upoa tke hhm of tbAi
j . - till or some yet wore drastic
. c uii only iaUafy that radicate,
u luur vale imagialagt faacy
I,. ike utuattjr. that tkey ate
u t kc matter la mm o two w$a
by aa otdjwr asecifylag a
- taking vota. MM tMt key
uhout ckaagiag tke tomm.
uJ ia t sigaiaf ike agretiBK-al
t ihauge tbe rules w lib j at
,iuJ iku tki.y etui i itvt jiu.
pllsh without the aid of Mr. Ingalls.
One baa but to look at the Ka
political cauldron and see It boll to be
convinced that on that account, if for
no better, loftier, more patriotic motive,
Mr. Ingalls Is not la the coup d'etat
business this year.
So the rules cannot be chanced, and
a resolution fixing a day for the taking
of a vote on tbe Force bill cannot be
As lo the other method, It has oc
curred to some of the Senators that It
would be a very undignified proceed
ing for .them to sign any such pledge
as to their future action with a view to
its publication to convince their con
stituents that they (the signatory Sen
ators) are bonestlv ami earnestly In
favor of the Force bill.
What they will do with the ptrw.
now tt ts signed, will probably have to
be decided in another conference.
This solution of what promised to lie
a prolonged deadlock, by permitting
the passage of the Tariff bill In tho near
future, will prevent the financial strin
gency with which the country la now
aflllctcd from developing Into a panic
of the proportions of that of 187JI. It
will not ttop the transfer of monpy to
Europe for goods bought In anticipa
tion of a rise caused by tho Tariff bill.
Conscfptcntly tho Treasury will havo
to do moro than buy $ 80,000.000 of ll
per cent, bonds at a premium. This
order had the effect to relievo tho money
market yesterday, nnd money on call
fell from nearly 300 per cent, on Thurs
day to 0.
Hut tho effects of this financial strin
gency is not confined to New York or
other money contcrs. It Is widespread.
Tho demand for money to movo crops
Is great. This money Is largely distri
buted by small banks In tho interior.
Thcto have had for some llttlo tlmo now
to pay 8 and 10 per cent, on call loans
to meet overdrafts on their Now York
correspondents. Money thus obtained,
they aro compelled to lend nt 0 per
cent., thus losing 3 to 't per cent.
They will not, Indeed they cannot,
stand this long. They will be obliged
to laise their rates of Interest or refuso
to lend money. Then hard times will
set In In very onrnot. The longer the
passage of the McKlnley bill Is post
poned the worse It will be. Tbe situa
tion will probatilv, u nleas fully relieved,
be at Its word In Oclobor. This will
set golnir a tidal wave which will strand
tho Q. O. I'., as did those of 1S71 and
At the Treasury Department!! Issitd
Hint the Secretary 's call for 9O,O00,0OO
will probably result In offers aggre
gating nt least DO per cent, of the entire
series of 41 per cent, bonds within the
next ilxly days.
Kven with all the help the Treasury
can afford It will be about four months
beforo tho financial situation will settle
down to lis normal condition and money
be "easy." The whole trouble has
been caused by the agitation of the
Tariff quostlon and the lone; delay In
the passage of the Tariff bill, since It
became certain months ago that It
would result In Increasing the duty on
many products of foreign farms and
In tbe meantime Secretary Wlndom
l consulting Wall street.
Senator Hoar told a Massachusetts
Itepubllcan member to day that he was
dissatisfied with the postponement of tbe
Force bill until next section, It coming
up then under a special order. In fact,
the Ancient Mariner says that, aban
doning hope of ite p-iseage at
this session, be has beeu con
tending for this result for
some days past. He rather plumes
himself on the faet that It was his
speech on Wednesday that did the
ROUGHLY HANDLED BY CAPTAIN
ALBADOH AT THE CAPITOL.
How a fauldlef Widow Wat Treated.
Evicted by th Speaker unit rhrsut-
eoctl by 111 I'ollee.
Ob Thursday last Cantata P. II. Al
bsujk of tbe Capitol police seUed the
basket of aa old apple wowaa 70 yean
of age, Mary O'Neil, while passing
tbiougk tbe building, aad threatened to
plate her under arrest. The okl woataa
bad aot eaiered the buikllag to sell
apples, but bad goae there bv appolat
Mtat to meet the Hoa. 'W illiaut IS
Maaoa of Dliaob, who aad frequently
befriended ker. Mrs. Charlotte Sotitk,
wko knew Mrs. O Nell, aad wko kad
witnessed what eke coaskiered tke over
frtrktowsaaaa of Captala Albaugh, took
Ike okl woaiaa's part, at wkkk tke Cap
tala tkreateaed to put ker uader arrest.
She seized a broom standing near by
aad delled kirn to arrest ker.
Km. Smith was seem today by a
Chjtic reporter, aad said "I aw aot
anxious for notoriety, but I could aot re
sist my indtgnaiioa wkea I saw a large
able-bodied blue-coaled maa, suck as
Captain Albaugk is. seize a poor, okl aad
WEAK LtTTLK WOMAV.
I aiet Mrs. O'Keil wkea I left tke ele
vator. 1 knew tkat Speaker Reed kad
kad tke ouassioa liwiitr coaakiatasioa as
to wketker tke poor okl woataa akouH
sell aDpks at Use CapltoL aad I asked
ker if sfce kad keea graaied tkat privi
kge. Bae leplied ao, aad tkat ske kad
aot offered aay apples for sale.
"I know laie to be a fact," continued
Hie Satitk, because I saw ker refuse
to sell apples to several pages, but oae
of tkeat aiagaaaiwoualy kaaied Ike old
woman a aiekle wiikout receiving tke
fruit. Xu. O' Kai said ske was wslUag
to see Coagreeaiaaa lUsoaof llliaois.
wko kad been vary kiad to ker, but Mr.
klasoo was at tke liate engsgied is de
UverUg a speeck. Wkea CjMaja41
baugk siiM tke woaa' basset I said
to kkw tkat ske kad as autck rUkt to
carry basket at visitor to tke Capital
kad a rUkt to carry a gripsack I be
caw iaiMyaaiH at wkat I cuasidwed
of tke oatoer, aad tke is wkere tke
btoouiatick episode lame ia- I did
aeite tke old voataa'e kaaket aud skake
brooiuaikk at tke Cautaia."
I kaow Mrs. OKeil weal." aakl
Mrs Saaiik 'Ske ia ike widow of a
soldier wko served to Ike Mexican war
She U v cry poor but instead of being a
pauper ske koa beta avbf supportiag for
lie put ivui yesxs 1 do uoi wiak
lu Li. eutuidcxed a tUajo, but I Will 1
ways, when the occasion requires It.
protect the weak and deferweles. I do
not wish to transgreea any of the rules,
but 1 do think that Captain Albatteti
displayed too much overofflclousness In
his actions. Captain Albaugh has at
times given me many pointers In regard
to women drinking ami caromlnc In
the committee room, and I think It
would have been more becomlne to his
official position to have arrested thoe
disorderly characters and not a poor, old
and weak woman. I Intend to have the
MART O'KKtlS STATRMBTT.
"At the request of, ami by appoint
ment with, the Hon. W. K. Mason,"
said Mrs. O'Nell to the reporter, "I
called at the House wing of the Capitol
on August 21. When I arrived at the
lmfement. east entrance of the Capitol,
I asked permission lo leave a basket,
which I had with me, at the Fostofllce
of the House of Itepresentattves, but
was politely ret used that privilege.
"I then proceeded to the olevator,
and, while walling for the same, seated
myself In a near standing vacant chair,
dust as I had seated myself Mrs. Char
lotte Smith came from upstairs and,
being acquainted with her. I exchange'!
greetings. She asked me what brought
me to the Capitol. I rcpltexl that the
Hon. W. 15. Mason of Illinois,
who has often befriended me, has told
me to call nt the Capitol and to send for
him. Mrs. Smith thereupon told me
that I could not see Mr. Mason, as he
was on tho floor delivering a speech.
"Captain Albaugh came up and took
hold of my basket by force and pushed
me aside. That such a brutal proceed
ing towards an old nnd Invalid woman
of over 70 years of ago and the widow
of n Moxlcan soldier aroused tho Indig
nation of all around mo needs not fur
ther explanation. Mrs. Charlotte
Smith, tho defender of tho weak and
helpless as well as aged, upbraided the
Captain for bis brutal manner, where
upon tho Captain told her and me
that he would arrest us both and put
us by force out of tho building. Mrs.
Charlotte Smith, knowing her rights
and nble to maintain them, defied him
to carry out his throat."
A TRAGIC SEQUEL TO TnE LAST CAM
PAI0N IN VIRGINIA.
liiirinllRI) brrcrhrs by tlm I.I I Mo lion
I.cml In I lui llnmlng or n Town,
Kollonitd by Dentil nil
IIOCKY MOfST. FlIANKMN COUSTV,
V.., Aug. 38. There was unacted Iti
this town yesterday afternoon a tragic
sequel to the exciting contest made last
fall for the Governorship of Virginia,
made memorable by tho lnllammatory
speeches delhered by General Mahone
and his followers, and the bitter feeling
engendered among the negroes and
Ignorant whites, who looked upon Ma
hone as their political Moses, a feeling
that culminated In the destruction by
tiro of the greater portion of this place.
For this ci fine George Karly aud Illrd
Woods were hanged, ami the same
scaffold will be used September 10 for
executing Willi im llrown and his mis
tress, Naunle Woods, convicted also of
Both men made short talks, but
neither confessed. Woods said hU own
race had lied on hlui and brought him
to the gallows, but he was Innocent.
Karly talked five minutes, aud said he
had lied on tbe trial, but bad beeu for
given. Neither man's neck was broken,
and tbe bodies wore turned over to
f i lends for burial.
There had been ominous rumors of an
attempt on ibe part of the negroes to
prevent the execution of the coademued,
but tbe authorities were on the alert ami
had the jail guarded by soldiers, who
were also on duty at the scaffold. An
immense crowd gathered to witness the
execution, but contrary to expectation
it was not a public one. There wns no
for which the men pah! tke extreme
penalty was a remarkable oae. Makoae
paid hie first visit to lloeky Mount and
was gives a royal reception. He made
a seech that greatly inflamed bis
hearere, most of whom were negroes.
The same night tbe Democrats also
held a camuelga meeting here, but
tbeiiswas behl In a large warehouse
that Makoae's people bad tried in vaia
to ficure. This tired tbe malicious
hearts of some of Ike black politicians
of tbe place, and that night tkey de
teimineu to burn tke ton a la revenge
for tbe affront put uaoa tkeir political
boss. Twenty six stores aad dwelllags
were burned, aad ataay of tbe iauwtea
i f the buildings barely escaped with
Utile was saved, aad it was a marvel
ibat ao lives were lost. It was a
A SCKkB Of TKKBOK
well calculated to appall tke stoutest
kearts. Tke Are burned everytkiag
wltkia Its reach, aad all efforts to Im
pede Us progress proved futile.
Tkat aigkt it was aouceable tkat tke
negroes, wko were afterwards suspected
of participation ia setting lire to tke
warekouae, took but little interest ia ex
tiaguiakiag tke names. Tke rest is
easily told. Prosperous cUkteag were
reduced to penury, aad for a time were
without kocnes, food or rauueat.
Skilled detectives were put to work
oa tke ease, aad tke connection be
tween Makoae's visit aad tke baceadiaiy
ire was easily iractd. Ileary Satltk, a
aegro politic laa. was arrested tkat nigkl
for agkiiag- lie was heard to say ia
jail tkat tke town would be oa are be
fore a o'clock. George Early aakl
opesly tkat unless Ssaitk was released
tke toa would be kuraed TkieaU
were alo atade by William Brown, wko
first gave tke aUiai of Ira. Early was
ruuw with uo.i'o
by detective aad gave away tke wkole
aeadiak sckeau. lie coafeaawl tkat
Browa aad Woods were wUk kiia wkea
tke warekouae was tired, aad that
Kaaaie Woods keld ker skirts so as to
keep tke utatck from being bltowa out
by Ike wind.
Tke trial quickly followed aad Browe.
Karly aad Bird aad Kaaaie Woods were
found guilty aad seaUactd to be kaaged.
Others wko hail V9 iwnHftafcfil were
scnuUk.il. 4 new trial war secured for
Bto, but he was ajtaia convicted aad
scnsi Bj'rd y aa afar IToode waa so have
keea aaaged with Esrly aad Bird
Woods, hut wte seapawd. aad wsH die
with hex lover, Btowa, est Septoai
.aiaiewrae Ttu atMu.iir l.
Tbe Kama t oruiresaiuaal Iavoil
gating I'ouuuitfee adjourned yesterday
aUibuvu uiiUl Mouday Scptuuibcc 1
ONE MAN'S VOTE
MAY PBEVENT ONE OF THE
GREATEST OF STRIKES.
WHMT THE SWITGHMEH'3 CHIEF GSM DO.
The Supreme Coundl of the Pdera
tion of Railway Bmployes
III SESSION AT TERRE HAUTE TO-DAY.
Chauueey Depew Oeming Hema'-AaoUisr
Slriko on the Delaware aad Hud
sen Tho Knights Gs Out.
Tmrbr Hauth, Ind,. Aug. 98.
Twelve substantial - looking, well
dressed men mounted the steps to the
first floor of the Torre Haute Iloim at
0 60 o'clock this morning and pawed
In single file into the spacious club
room that is designated ns No. 03.
When the last man had entered the
eleven ranged themselves around a
big table at tho farther end of the
apartment, while the twelfth locked
tho door from tho inside. Then tho
sharp rap of n gavel upon the oaken
table was heard, nnd the listeners In the
corridor knew that the special session
of the Supreme Council of tho Federa
tion of llallroad 1'mployca. and who
will dectdo whether or not tlmtorsanl
7atlon shall extend Its support to the
Knights of Labor by declaring n general
strlko upon the New York Central
road, had been formally called to order.
The participants In the gathorlng are:
Grand Master Sargent, who presides;
Grand Secretary Debs, who olllclntos as
secretary, and .1. J. Hannahan of Chi
cago, all of the llrolherhood of Lncom-i
tlo 1'lrcmen; Grand Chief Howard, J.
.1. Nelson of at. Louis and G. V. Love
Icy of Tcrre Haute, rcpresentlna the
llrotherhocd of Hallway Conductors,
Uracil Master Sweeney, Vice Grand
Master Downey and Grand Oriranler
Hall of Chicago, representing the
Switchmen's Mutual Aid Association,
aril Grand Master Morrltcy. S G Wll
Mn mn and Grand Secretary Sliohun, all
of Galeshurg aud representing the
Utothirhood of llallroad Trainmen.
Sweeney was the last of the council
to arrive, and It was nearly !i o'clock
this morning when he placed hli auto
graph on the register of the hotel. The
chief of the switchmen, who has at
tracted no little attention as a result of
his utterances In
ori'oeiTiox to a hthikk,
did not appear to be In the most amiable
of moods, aud quickly sought his room.
He was one of the tlrst, however, to ap
pear in the dining room this morning,
and penned with evident relish a New
York press dispatch in a morning pa
per, which represented that Sweeney's
attitude had beeu pretty severely crltl
d(d by the heads of the Knights of
Labor. It was noticed that the other
delegates, as they meandered by one and
twos Into the dining room, hail little to
say to the switchman, the majority con
tenting themselves w lilt a nod or a word
Nine o'clock was the time set for the
opeelug of the Supreme Council, but at
that hour the representatives of the con
ductors had not put In an appearance,
and the delegates grouited themselves
on the sidewalk outside of the hotel and
told stories, laughed, and Joked, ami
talked about everything except the Im
portant business that had called them
together. It was a decidedly jolly
GOOD XATl HKU 1 ITTI.K l.ATHKHIKU,
ami there was nothing in the demeanor
of a single mau to Indicate that they
would soon be called upon to settle a
question Involving the continued em
ployment of thousands of men, as
Immense financial loss and tremendous
Incoavenlence, not to asy hardships, to
tens of thousands of people. It kail
originally been steaded to bold tke
conference la tke general ottlees of tke
Brotherhood of Firemen, oa Mala
street, but tbe side windows of this
loom frost upon a yard attacked to a
saloon, from which tke score or more of
newspaper west wko are oa tke scene
could have secured aa opportunity aot
only to see but to bear. Hence a ekaage
f base to tke hotel elub room was
G read Chief Howard, with kistwo
substitutes for tke regular delegates,
wko were unable to make Ike trip from
Los Aneeiee in lime, put la aa appear
aace at :-13 aad then there was a gea
eral wove upstairs. President Sargent
leading tke w ay. Tke latest ststemeut
fiosa Mr. Webb, ia wkick ke denies
tkat aay of tke Central employes were
diaekarged as a result of their coaaec
uoa will ike Kaigkl of Labor, aad ia
staaees autneroua oJteaaee. suck as
diuaktaae, lacapacily, of wkick the
bums dismissed were alleged to kave
beea guilty, w as read witb interest by
tke delegates before going lato the
meeting. Oaly oae of tbeut, kowever,
would allow himself to make aay pub
lic coauaeat upoa it, and tkie oae said
tkat it was
AK KLKYKkTU HOCK DkTKkSC,
and cajua Vf? late to Utsliseace eithtir the
couacU or publk- opinio. "Why," he
ashed. Hd aot Webb talk ia this strain
to Powderly wkea Ike totter aakl that
he was ifkttag for the recogjaitioa of
bis order? Why could ke aot have dis
cussed the trouble with Powderly oa
this Use day Siatply kecauaa he kaew
that if he tried ke would lad the props
knocked out froaa uader hia. He
would kave keea asked to prove the
charges, lie could aot have doaw it
then, he can't now."
Vnleas appaaraacee are d&cklediy de
ceptive, bwiukuiaa Sweeaey guea lato
the loalesesvce strongly opposed to the
Fcdcxetioa taking aay part la tke dis
pute. The Chicago maa was very much
of aspkya this mining. Ue heft aloof
frosa bis colkague after hwahfast.
walking up aad dowa the corridor,
Utth set, aad a determined took ua kis
face, aad answering all oviaettoas lo
y names, tats oipoMioa. it u
tallies and ia ptirrtatod ia. will be
mowrtt tux coarrsRiXigi rtmi.it
as a ujaajalaaoua sdtou, kt eaasjalBnl to
the taitiaani or a iifci eJAm A nion
the crowd of railroad aaea la the
rotunda of Ike ttotel there la a gemrsi
ooiniouUusi uosuiko will lc ordcixJ
Uraad Master Sargent before goiu i-i
iki .oiifeieav.c wa jual ad sanguuiw .
victory as he was last night. As soon
as the mil call was ended be en
tend upon an exhauetlve state
nwnt of the trouble of the Central,
btglnnlng with the discharge of the em
ployes, the steps taken by the district
assemblies of theKnlghta, the Interven
tion of the Executive Board, the appeal
to the Federation, ami the personal ex
jwrlenee of the representative of the
latter. The statement was fortified with
elaborate documents, which are being
rwd In detail, and the entire statement
will occupy over three hours A mi
jorlly of the delegate are anxlntu in
gt awr to night, and, hpnee, an a'
tempt will lie made to reach a conclu
sion by sumlown.
rrMlctent Ilepnw Ilnrrvlng Homo.
Nrw Yobk. Aug. 38. The 11'erW'
special cablegram from London says
that Mr. Chauncey M. Depew took the
(rain from Hamburg; yesterday, and has
notified his friends that he will arrive
In London Saturday night and sail to
New York at once. The only steamer
he could poelbly catch at that time Is
the Klder, which leave Southampton
on Sunday afternoon. If he mlswea her
lie will not be able to get a steamer un
til Wednesday next.
Uns Kirect or the Antl-Trimt llllt.
Nkw Yoiik, Aug. 33. A special to
the HemM from Washington says that
a question of great Importance at this
time has been raised In connection with
the strike of the K. of L. on the New
York Central road. It is whether the
members of the Executive Hoard of
District Assembly, No. 240, are not
liable lo be proceeded against under the
provisions of tho act entitled "An act
to protect trade and commerce against
unlawful restraints and monopo
lies." It is known In Congressional
parlance as tho "Anti-Trust bill." A
prominent United States Senator Is
quoted as saying, thatwhllo the spirit of
tho law evidently does not aim at
strikes, he has no doubt that If a teat
caso he made It will result In the con
viction of the men.
tYetjb'fi Statement Denied,
Nkw Yoiik, Aug. 33, This morning
Mr. Hayes, secretary to tho General
Kxccutlvo Hoard of the Knights, made
the following statement:
"It Is a very strange thing that Mr.
Webb rhotild only now aay that the
Knights discharged from the employ of
tho load were discharged for drunken
nets. Incapacity nnd Insubordination
If this was tho fact It Is a proper case
for atbltratlon, and one that the Stale
Iloeid should take hold of
"Our Kxecutlve Board have, how
ever, gono thoroughly Into that m liter
and know there Is not one word of truth
In what o bsays."
Mr. Hayes further stated that the
board would have no meeting today,
but tuat they would leave for Albany In
At the Grand Central Depot Mr.
Webb most positively denied that there
was any truth In the report that Mr.
Depew would sail from Southampton
for home to day. "I do not expect him
home until the latter part of Septem
ber," said Mr. Webb.
General Superintendent Yoorhees
made the following Important anottnee
merit: "We have notified all connecting
lines that, on and after Moudny we will
receive and deliver all freight that we
may lie required to handle.
Another Die Strike on the II. A II.
Albany, N. Y , Aug. 33. At booh
today D. A.. 218, Knights of Labor
ordered all its memliers employed at
tbe Greta Island yards of the D. A II.
It. It . as well as those at work
la this city, to strike at once.
The oider was generally obeyed and
this afternoon the 1). X II. Co. finds It
self confronted with the same state of
affairs that existed about a week ago,
when a similar tie went Into effect. The
trouble grew out of tbe handling of
Central freight by the D. & II.
road. A committee of the Knights
waited upon tbe company yesterday
and asked that It be definitely agreed
that bo more Central freUht be moved.
A reply was forthcoming from tke
road this morning to tbe effect that tbe
company proposed to transport over lu
lines all freight that might be received,
and tbe Knights were at once ordered
STABBED IN THH BACK.
adiuutl 1 llrauu, jr., !-erUulr ,
(itultad. A serious altercalkm occurred last
night between Samuel P. Brown, jr..
aad a maa whose name toubt aot be
learned at tke time, during wkkk Ike
former was stabbed ia tke back. Brown
was driviag down Xew York avenue
at a rather rapid rate of speed wkea ke
ran Into tke maa aad, as alleged,
knocked him down Brown reined up
bis bin se aad asked tke maw if ke w a
badly hurt, whereupon a quarrel began,
duriag wkkk tke cutting was doae.
Brown was taken to a pkyeklaa's
residence close at baud, but he would
aot pernlt kiat to drees his wouads.
Later ke reported tke matter to tke
Twelftk street Statioa, aad tkea weal
to tke Kiuergeacy Hospital aad kad kls
wound alleaded to. Frosa tke kospitsl
ke weat to tke koaie of Major Moore
and demanded thai aa lavesiigatioa be
Mr. Brown, la coaversatioa witk a
Ciutu- reporter to day, said kU assail
ant s uaaie was Percy, aa employe of
the Biggs Baak. He denied that the
latter was knocked dowa, aad says he
was oae of three meo wko were drunk
at tke corner of Fourteenth street aad
tke avenue. Peacy used Btost abusive
epithets toward Broaa, aad the latter
got out of his buggy to reseat tkeat,
wkea the nebbing was doae.
The body of a colored wosaaa was
found last night at the foot of Thirty
secoad eateat, wkkk was ileatiifld at
tke aiorcue as tkat of KUa Harvey . Vio
lence waft suspected, a the woataa was
!at ia hi coatpaay with two dr ualwa
silor. Thaw went ao atarks o the
i jy u iadacato this, however, aad at
oa loqucat heU bf Cieputy Coronet
cxhatftes to-day a wadfe was returned
thai tkevowaa caw to her death by
diowatM, uader ciircii ' uav
bbt pwpesawsw w ''sfaiasjnwaBrWs nr
from Uu X lauv UtlnMu
The receat elort to galvaaiae the no
liiical cawutw of Foraker was evtdeuMy
a psawaaMy ouuducted xcur4ou to the
e avetae of Luray aul leaic B A O auuon
).. Wedaesiiay , Jiei'U uiUir i Rju-uJ
iii, M-lniklig sdmlssli-n lo the svti.
t- ' kaserve your vu u, iJ.iin... wni
u. cXlr .Ool Sl jU lu.i I C L'vUJXs 1 i-u
Determined Insurrectionary Movement
In the Frontier Depnrlment.
Nfw York, Aug. 38 The ITerald
dl'rmkh from Llbertad says- Advices
from the frontier departments of
Guatemala are far from reassuring for
law ami order In that country. In the
Pastern departments another revolu
tloriary movement has broken out.
I' resident Barillas has sent a force of
i.dOO men aeainst the insurgents, ami
a Mnriiy battle will follow, as the In
surgents are determined to overthrow
the present govemmer. of Guatemala,
If possible, and the forces, who are un
der command of General l'alro Barillas,
are equally determined to sustain It, It
Is stated that the revolutionists are well
armed and well drilled.
M order of Women nnd Ultlldren.
LoKDox, Aug. 23 Several murders
of women and children have occurred
recently at l'aloma, and the bodies of
the victims have been mutilated In a
most shocking manner work of "Jack
the Kipper." Much excitement and
alarm prevails, and the authorities are
making strenuous efforts to detect the
murderer, who has thus far succeeded
In maintaining a mystery equaling that
which surrounded ills London work.
rhnlera nnd Storvntlon.
London, Aug. 251. Many cases of
oullnnry cholera and of low forms of
fever itcclvtd In tho districts of Calln,
affected by the failure of tho pollt.
Tho usual prevalence of stckness Is at
tributable to poor, insulllctent or unu
sual food. The medical officer of
Clenkalaly Teports 3,000 cases In which
starvation will occur, unless relief
Opposition to n IIIb Trust.
London, Aug. 33. The projectors of
the Chemical Union or Trust havo an
nounced a postponement of tho date for
the formation of tho organization. Tho
opposition to the movement has liecnine
formidable, and It Is considered quite
probable that the enterprise will be
wholly abandoned, owlnc to the small
chances for success.
Wnrnlnc tn tho nook
London, Aug. 23 The VhronieU'i
Home corn tpondenl expresses tho belief
that the conference at Fulda agree 1
upon an Important pronunclamentocon
ceinlng spcergelder and various social
questions A warning will also be ut
tered to the Hocks against fotterlng
Knglnndand llieTitpta Allliincn.
London, Aug. SKI. It Is evpectel
that the Anglo-Anglican Convention as
to the exact nature of which much curl
oMty txlsts, will be published shortly.
Many conjecture that It Is the tint tep
toward a complete Identification of Knit
land with tho polity of the Triple Al
liance. A PliPKINSTORY,
WHICH MR. HIGH SAYS SENATOR
HEARST CAN CORROBORATE.
Specimen of tho Wonderful 1'roducU
ot tli tlolden Mluto lo lie Keen by
Itiiulu an tVlieeU."
The California Stale Iloanl of Trade's
free traveling exhibition of Interesting
natural ami manufactured products,
commonly known as "California on
Wheels," wili next week add another
to the many attractions Washington al
ready affords the visitor. But It Is
mainly designed for the residents of the
city. Tbe exhibition, contained in an
eleeaot vesllbuled train of three parlor
coaches, wili arrive Wednesday evening
by the Baltimore and Ohio itoad, ami
will be located at that company's
freight depot, corner of K and North
Capitol streets. Beginning next Thurs
day morning, tbe cars will be opea free
to tbe publk every day (except Sunday)
until Ibe following Tuesday night,
front 80 a. m. to t SO p m. each day.
In rraversaiioa with a Curric re
porter tbts morning Gsviu D. High, tbe
pit si cot respondeat, sakt tkat althougk
ike mala object of tke expedition was
to display all of Ikose California semi
tropical fiuiu wkkk could aot be
grown iu tbe Katt, there were ataay
other interesting exhibits, suck as
peaches rif leea inches ia circumference,
!kiBuus twelve laches in circum
ference, pears weighing five aad a half
pounds each, sweet potatoes weighing
twenty-four pounds, pumpkins 1W
pounds, India rubber tree, oranges,
fcsBoae. dates, figs, bananas and olives
all grown ia tbe opaa air la California
red aot ia kot Houses.
"As aa evideace of tke wonderful fet
tiltty of California soil. ' said Mr. High.
' might be Mieailoaed tbe disaster w-kk a
lately befell a certain dairytaaa ia our
State. Wkea ke began to gather ia his
, crop of pumpkins (.raised tot cow feed)
I some of thcat were ao Urge that there
was oa tke tarn ao appliances large
eaougb to get tkeui oa the wagoa. The
fanner, tkerefore. conceived ike Idea of
supplying the puiupkbu to tke cattle
without laklag them from tke fields.
Ue sawed a kolt ia each pumpkin Urge
eaougk for a co to eater aad eat to her
heart s couteat. But oae wet day, whea
two cows and a calf were ia a Urge
pumpkin, wkkk they had hollowed
out at.d were using for a stable They
got to bilking around aad rolled tkie
door up tu the too, aad thea the raU
came inaaddrowaedtkeuialL So you
see there are sutae dUadvaulage about
rsioiag big thing. Mow, tkey saw up
the largest pumpkbs lato cubic yard
Uucks and store tkea away uatil
aecded for food If you sea Seaator
Hearst you aaay ash kin to corroborate
tkisUn.ld4.at lie way aot kave seek
those particular puwpkiaa. hut he
rabtfs aoaae atarh tkat large on o of
kts owa rajaches.''
Theee aw we catch peony aiUchjaaau
to the feee exhibition, and vMvom will
not he allowed to spcad aay woey at
the can, evea if they wish to do ao.
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The wwaia of Mr. 4-adaew V Omm
tf this city, wko died U Chfcaco oa
Tmbday Uat will armt. Utrc to morrow
morning The fuuirsi ai.1 Ukc place
st W oumIHuuJo) ,u vruiu0 Ike
) Lu'tiiuciit wt 1 Ui al M a-ul I'.lvL
TUB TR0UBI.R INfTO WHICH IT
LED TUB INVENTOR.
WAS TDKNER THE tGEKT OF UTAH?
Eftrif to Show Tkl P4iliir Was
Flying from Jaitic.
THE ARGUMENTS OF THE LAWYERS.
Jadpe Bradtey Takse the Cae Uwier Ad-
vifmnl" k Dttfeien Will Be
Kedered on Monday.
The Btttlls habeas corpus case occu
pled the attention of .fudge Bradley
yesterday afternoon until t o'clock, at
which hour he adjourned court until
this morning at 10. Mr. Barker took
nl out an hour for the opening argu
ment. He held that there was really no
oxtiadltlon treaty existing between the
Territory of Utah and the District of
Columbia, but Judge Bradley corrected
lilm on this point ami said that there
was a statute In force.
Mr. Barker next attacked the writ of
requisition under which his client,
Bullls, had been turned over to the
custody of Hugh Turner. The alll
davits upon which the writ had lieen
executed wore Insulllclenl, and did not
allege that any rime was set forth, and
If there was It was on a date when the
petitioner was not In the Territory of
Utah. The attorney placed mttrli force
In his argument as to whether Mr.
Turner was" the proper person to have
custody of llm petitioner. He charac
terised the manner In which tills agent
from Utah hnd kidnapped lltillit as an
unwarranted outrage. More than tb-ti.
the man had proved by his own tent
nmiiy that Turner was a resident of
Idaho, and not of Utah.
Mr. C Maurice Smith opened hUsldo
In behalf of .Mr Turner by ciylnir tint
Attorney llsrker had laid himself llatile
urder the law for going to itockvlllu
and Interfering In any way with Bullls
and for bringing him to this city. Mr
Smith went over the extradition paiers
thoroughly and declared that they were
In every respect the most complete he
had ever seen. In order to make thorn
doubly fkctire Frances, the mm from
whom it was alleged Bullls had obtained
money by fa!e representations, had at
tached two lntad of one affidavit.
Mr. Smith thU mornlmi took up the
defense of Mr. Turner and argued that
he had a perfect right to do what he
had done lu taking lilm to Hockvllle.
Mr. Smith clilms that tils Honor, In
giving bis decision, must lie governed
exclusively by the returns made In the
case. Hugh Turner was the legally
authorized agent of the Territory of
Utah, aud If the Court thought that the
agent was not a responsible one, then he
was willing that any respectable person
be selected to accompany himself ami
Bullls to Salt Lake City. Mr. Smith
maintained that there was
NO LKOU. liUolSIl
on which the petitioner could be given
bU freedom. Tke attldavit Died by
Mr. Webb, In order to obtalu tho writ
of habeas corpus, set forth practically
nothing as to the conspiracy charged to
have been euttred Into between Messrs.
Turner, Francis and Holladsy. became
be (Webb) knew nothing about it. He
knew only what be had heard.
As to tbe iiuestlon whether Bullls
was a fugitive from tbe Territory of
U'ah Mr. Turner swore that be ob
tained tbe money at Salt Lake on tbe
HHk day of September, lhM, but BullW
made affidavit that be left there for
Washington on either tbe 10th or 17ih
of September. This affidavit was made
by a man wko was looking for bis
liberty, and bU word ought aot have
muck weight as against tke officials
and reputable citieas of Utah Mr.
-uiih quoted many laws ia support of
Mr Barker took up tke closing argtt
BMttt this atotaiag, ami appealed to tke
court to carefully eoaakkr tke way in
wkkk Mr. Tuiat-r directly evaded tke
writ of knb4a eorjju4 emanating frost a
court of tke klgheet authority ia tke
1 Ht i let. Ig answer to tke assertion
made by the counsel oa tke other side
ibat ike going to Koekville after Bullls
was tot to kelp him evade justice, but
u return kirn to justice. Mr. Barker
said tkat to the contrary Mr Turner
carted him around la order to aot allow
the was justice. Mr. Barker west over
tke atfdavtti aetata aad showed wkere
It was charged that Bullls was a
rtoiTiiE ruoM j t STICK.
Stlil at the sawc Owe tk affidavit states
tkat ke oUaiaed the tsoaey aad pro
ceeded to Washiagtua to get his motor
Mr. Barker declared twatt ew-pbatk-airy
tkat the atuatty el erged to
have keea received ia Utah Was actually
paid ia Washington, aad thaaefoee ao
crime had bee cowwitted there. The
woaey cawe frost Francis to Bullls by
coacluska. Mi- Barker ashed for
the discharge of the prisoner, tie
would stay U Washington, and If tkey
wasted to get out aaotker KuuWtloa
Judge Bradley took hi v4tk
uader sdvinwcat uatil Mftadtj at iw
o'ekwh, aad ia ms ateajsiiswt ttlbrwwiil
ta Btjkoef to go oa his owa reeog-
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trstswilMtle tnaste between t K n
Mp Oily of Hew Tork awl the TewrSahJ
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which arrived here yesterrlaf, sf)e
the Cty of New York .W miles from
Ssmly Hook, ami twelve minutes lstwr
rmssed the Teutonic twelves miles attorn
of the New Tork. As then was only
twenty minutes, or about !t miles,
itlfTerenre hetween the rscen when tnev
were timed off Sandy Hook on Werlnws
dav morning, the City of New York
had gained about twenty mlnwres ow
her competitor when the NoriwtMMrfei
lllshop ll'Ilwier CwelelnK Ills I'rioaK.
Bishop o'Dwyer of Llmetlck km r
dertd his clergy who were members of
the Llmetlck Temperance Soettty tn
withdraw from that orgnnlcfttfcm, be
muse of its Intention to take part In the
demonstration In honor of Mr. John
Dillon, with whom hts lordship ws
recently engaged in a Utter controversy
over the 1'ersico missions question. The
demonstration has promised lo be a
THE TROOPS OF THI BLACK REPUBLIC
ON DOMINICAN SOIL.
A llntllo In Whlrh Mnnr tVoro Killed
nnd Wonnilrd (lipat Indiana
lionThe Citiifn of the
Ni,w Yohk. Aug. 2!t A special cable
to the lltrtiM from the city of Santo
Domingo, via Havana, says:
Information has reached this capital
that on the night rf August 30 about
!00 Haytlan troops stationed near the
frontier of the Dominican republic In
vaded the territory of this country.
The Dominican Government at once
dUpatched an armed force to drive out
the Intruders. The Dominican troop
w ere successful and repulsed the enemy,
killing twenty three men ami wounding
a number of otliets The Dumlnleatis
had but four soldiers Injured.
Ureal indignation is felt here at
llayll's aetlun In this Invasion of Do
minican soil, ami the Dominican Cabi
net has 1m in railed together bv President
Ullte Huerrcaux to consider the ad
visability of declaring war against
President Huerreaux said to day that
the real cause of the trouble wat that In
1875 ami 187 a treaty for commercial
purposes was entered Into between the
Haytlan and Dominican government
which at the tame time defined the
boundaries of the two countries. A
special stipulation of this treaty wah
that llaytl was to make use of a nortton
1 of Dominican territory which she
necuiit, ami which r-nio iiomlago was
to allow to be so used on condition that
Haytl should pay annually to tbe Domi
nican Government I3t.uoo at long m
she retained possession of the loaned
territory. Haytl was, moreover, to per
mit all Imports from Santo Domingo lo
enter Into Haytl free of duty, llaytl
has not paid tbe f 150,000 for a number
of years, and now owes something over
Haytl, however, alleges that there It
so much mm Imported from Santo Do
mingo that tbe Haytlan revenues ate
greatly suffering. Haytl wishes to
make an end to ker bargain aad at the
same time retain posseteiott of Uw
Senort Francisco Ionte Vaeque Ami
Manual De J. tialvan, the consul gen
eral and consul, respectively, of tbe
Dominican Government ia this city,
state tkat ikey have received no official
intimation from tkeir government that
any outbreak ot Invasion had occurred,
on the Island
They knew tkat there was sotae sort of
trouble brewing between Haytl ami
Santo Domingo, but tkey could not say
to w bat extent it had developed- Thar
bad also beard it said tkat private ad
vices kad been received by persona kf
that there kad been a dittulnaee be
tween tbe two countries, but they had
kerned nose of tbe partkuUrs.
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