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23D YEAR NO.
LOCAL TPBATIIHR FURBOAST.
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'will sit on fanes?, climb
trees, slide on cellar doors
and in various other ways
manage to wear out their
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one of the principal things
to consider is the durability.
WE make it a rule never to
use any but the most dura
ble and WEAR-RESISTING
fabrics in the clothes
OUR School Suits for this
season, in addition to being
as durable as it is possible
for clothing to be, are
MARVELS of style and
elegance. All the NEW
EST and nobbiest patterns
of the season are HERE
ready for your inbpectlon at
prices that are as low as
other dealers charge for in
ferior goods. Let US clothe
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909 PA. AVE. N. W.
A Celebration In llooor or the I'lrat
Tho long anticipated celebration of
"German Day" will be inaugurated
with a parade of German societies
starting at 4 o'clock this afternoon
frcm the Interaction of Sixth street
crd Louisiana avenue and march
ing via Pennsylvania avenuo and
Seventh street to t?cheutxen Park. Mr.
John II. Iluaher will act as chief mar
shal, assisted by a number of aids.
The Societies In line will he the
Washington fciebcutsen Vereln, Deut
Washington Siengerbuml. Arlon Sine-
ing Society, Pbrenlx Arbelter Vereln,
Constatter Vereln, llroner Vereln,
Columbia IJund. Columbia Turn
Vereln, a detachment of the Eighth
L'attallon, D. O. V.
Mr. I'aul Scbulze, a prominent
architect of this city U president of the
organization of united German so
cieties, Georee J. lieesler, vice preal
cdi John Hockemeyer, treasurer;
William F. Meyer, secretary.
The programme for the exercises at
the I ark is as follows, beginning at 7
Overture. Pouch's Orchestra.
AdJrcss by lit praafaleat of the Utfuuii
( i' intes, Paul gebulse.
A I'lrtfj bv Hon. h. W. lUhereotB.
(.1 rrus, I4 Uutseha LW (AW.) br
V i I r iuJ hiDKing Societies, Sttgartukl
' I M tincnUor
A '.lrti ),y Uob. L. G. Ilia, x-tM.
(r t lm,iuielour.
C 1 orus. song by the SwaMrbuad.
ArUresa by Mr. A. Kberiy.
1 1 rus 1 y the Herman! MaHUMtehor.
Alidisu by invited guttata,
I! n,3, Mar SpuleJ; BmuMsr, with ot-
' c-trat atcomnanlmaMt, to the ffogwit of
i Li all present are requeued k join.
ii. i works.
German Day" will be celebrated
tl.rruThout the country and with aa
especially Urge dawonstrattoa and
t rculie.ht parade to sight to Balti
i. . r It la eostusuHuorative of live
? tulinig of the first German settlement
' r n A merK an soil at Qetsanaloiva,
l'j la lo3.
Lmum Drawn Ui),
r'-!ikl Attorney Iluletoa ha draws
i p !Le lease for tha wharf of tiki Wash
J rt. u and Norfolk Steaawtt? Cosupaay
it .vi'iitu aad Water streets. Th
mpany will have several arsi-claai
A I'uttatoa Viw.
t , un uu istrii imtkm UttaU.
M. tt -A ihe wise and atocet Anteri
f an suu.-uau beHav Uutt Mm probtos)
f fr.ru uJfrat wuai tw wkJ wt
- 'n i and tsat auy tttetpt to r4e
v. i4u t the bUhes level by di
u i bare la Oe
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Ti .. HcpubiiCW CtNMUWM bus
- i vuu.UoU iiuxe Ut&n tkttlKAl umiU'
.t . CuDjcrew. H- Vot'gswaf
!urciud coat io S3.MMM.
..ally hJf of U aJ & lajtvta.
a tjj rinHiiii 'xxu
.. -a i . liud butfc to tsM wtAm
. r. it! to mWi. ujom. If so, buy
.. W i HtjiLu. li'or (u.11 tufurou-
THEY NOW HAVE THE FLOOR, OR
RATHER THE STUMP.
WHAT THE TWO G0MM1TIEESHRE DOING.
The Demmals Alert and Oeaftdent, the
Republicans Anxious and Worried.
THE BATTLE IN THE LAND OF PENH.
Mr. Lea's Open LelUr to DelamUr Pit-
tison's Vigorous Oampaign PolUioal
Pointers from All About.
As the woathor grows cool the Con
gressional campaign crows warm. When
n black frost crowns tho stumps the
slump speakers will become white-hot.
Such is the political law of conlrattes,
or contrary law of politics.
As was to bo expected, both parties
will make tho best, or worst, of tho new
Tariff law. Tho Democrats will attack
lis absurdities, puncture Its anomalies
and expose its evils. This task will bo
case Itself compared to that cut out for
tho Ilcpubllcans, who will be compelled
to defend tho monstrosity and asseverate
that It Is a thing of beauty and a joy
And so It will prove to Its bcncflct
nrlos, the Carncglos nnd other Iron
uarons nnu trust monopolists.
The Democratic campaign commit
tee Is already at work preparing a cam
paign document relating to the disas
trous effect the new tariff Is bound to
havo upon the general welfare and
prosperity of tho country. Tho llepub
llcans are foiccd to wnlt a short time to
tee If something won't happen which
they can contort Into alleged evidence
of tho benefits of their muddled and
muddling Taillt law.
The Ilepubllcan committee Is very
anxious, weli-ulgh despondent, over the
outlook, while tho Democrats are con
fldetit and eager for tho fray with never
a doubt as to the result, ltight here It
Is will to warn tho Democratic man
agers against the mistake of over-confidence,
nnd to call their nttontlon to the
fact that their opponents, having carried
out the corrupt bargain with the
monopolists made In 1888, are again In
a position to "fry tho fat" out of the
tariff tax eaters.
A frnnlfnmnn tln lm. Iaha I.aam
"ft' --'"'"-. i-MWMui iuuj unil mj
llVO In political management on tho He
publlcnn side said last Saturday that
ho liellevcd the Ilepublicans would
spend this fall as much money to re
talu control of tho House as they did
two years ago to gain tho Presidency.
"With ltetd as Sneaker." said he.
"Ihey feci confident that they can pre
vent any legislation, or proposed legis
lation, or iven any discussion which
wm.M be injurious to their chances In
lbW. And they would of course be able
at the aame time to prevent the Demo-
ptMta frntn mnVlnt. nntmnllitAal .mi..t
-. ...... .HHHaHM .wj ivMMm. wain..
of consequence. Ilenee their willing
ness to work bard and spend money
lavishly to carry the elections this fall.
Herein is the clanger of the Democrats.
They have no one upon whom they can
levy contributions. Of course they
have the better cause, and 1 expect to
see 1bom win, but under the circum
stances it la from an easy tight."
The gubernatorial campaign In Penn
sylvania Is progressing amidst much
uci, me war upon iuay s mm,
Delamater, because of his alleged cor
ruption In oftlce, continues. Henry
uauta i.BM oi x-unaueipuia, a strong
ltepubllcan, has published an opea
letter to Mr. Delamater, reciting the
charges made against him by Mr.
Kiuery in public speeches, and calling
upon him to clear himself of them, or
to rtslun from the ticket. Mr. Dela
mater will not do either. He can't do
the lirst and lie won't do the second.
Mr. Kmery has challenged Dcia
amier ever since hut April, whea
he first wade his charges
publk, to carry the matter iato eourt
and subject the charges to judicial la
vetllgalioa and determination. Dbv
Hutfer has evaded thla challenge aad
ecHUBied blnsett with entering a gea
t rai dtulal. This U a slight, a. very
slifht, Improvement o the course of
his master. Quay, under like charges.
The Seaator stands slleat, dumb. The
would he, or rather woa't be Governor,
puts in a general denial, but he does
sot demand the proof, thus following
c)y kali of the advice attributed to the
PhlbMklphU iawver to "deay every
thing and 'Wmii'l the proof."
la the meaatiuie ex-Governor I'atti
foa is makisg a thorough eaavaas of
the State, and to met every whose by
esuhusiaatsc thiosuK, MtAtig whosst are
nuy IlepstbUcaas who, disgusted with
Delaisuuer, wtli vote for Patttaoau
Last Saturday night Mr. Pattiaoa at
tesulsd a greaA mifniilar Ut Pittsburg.
Cotoaul Tow tiaytuj's paper, the Prm,
fftafrtVs It to he oue of the largesit aad
tsfeost yBthuglastti'" turaoms evr aeea
to that city. KxQoveraor PaMtaoit
"teeutfd to have the whole city with
hlsa-" Agaia. "Patttaoa was received
m if he had he deuti Uud, aad the
IVMnyniti who hinted that the eaadl
date had eves- beea a Hugwumu, or
that he would not aairy AlWgheay
Couaty by a large utaiurtMr. wwli be
scouual as a luaaUc.' The editorial
ciNSiciuuisi wash thti wail of itnipair'
kA Mwfa. hu iutflu&Aaerid wiii tiluiv
ef fif iteawwitj sail if Offlannrer Is to wta be
atust vaf mYfSffiii the ttnteglfc uf i m
it U freely predicted1 that C utoael
PittasoA vsH esjwy AhMthay Cuaiy.
whjsch. to ItoS, ga.i "SttMtW lOw
My Yaux has at vat aaAostafied vhat
h lifsji sto with sha ajesjsjtoattos) tof Oosv
glivte toaih-sad hito hir aja toiiasMhaastt
C4MBeastoa. Me viM, it is vyaatatooa
give out his deviaioa to-aaucaov. Much
Ttgaiafclir. is WM.ifcit 0 kur qm ajtt. tit
Wrff-ii hisit aiNt to accent-
la Nw Jersey a tacUuoal ught hw
opt.u.d t.i btlmccu Gavciuor Lcutt Ah
Lull aud Sti.iLj Bljjctt u.cl llii. vw
torshlp, Abbett wants it, and Blmlgett
pmpwos to retain it If he can. At the
delegate election at Freehold free
flpht cnstteil, ami men had to fight their
way to the polls. The sheriff wa? ap
pealed to, and asked to send a pwse,
tmt be had gone to New York. AHbett
thought I? lodge It was out of the fight,
but has now changed Ills mind.
Speaker Itcnl.before leaving the city,
said the Force bill will certainly pass
Senate. The plan Is to change the
l tiles so as to debate It for a specified
lime and then vote upon It, as was done
with the Tariff bill. The Democratic
Senators will, however, have to lie reck
oned with before this programme can
be carried out.
The Hon. W. C. P. Breckinridge
spnke to a blr meeting at Wilmington,
Del., on last Thursday hlght. Among
those ptcsent was ex Secretary Bayard.
Mr. Brccklntldge exposed Speaker
Iteed'a arbitrary methods with a mer
ciless hand. Ills speech was enthu
Kx-Govcrnor Hoblnson, Democratic
nominee for Governor of Kansas, and
who is supported by tho" nntl-prohl-billon
Itopubllcnns, is making a vigor
ous ranvafs. Ills chances of success
arc believed to bo goo-1.
Senator Vest Is conducting a vigorous
campaign in Missouri. He has an op
ponent for Senator, tho Hon. Jefferson
Chandler, the eminent lawyer.
Bcpro'cntatlves Tarsncy nnd Dockery
of Missouri aio stirring up the natives
in that State.
Joe Cannon is scared. A numbor of
ltepubllcan papers In his district havo
cnllcd on him to get off tho ticket and
glvo some decent man n chance. Ho
refused to do this, and his defeat Is
among tho possibilities of the cam
paign, even though he had 2,103
plurality two years ago. Ho has bogged
Speaker Heed and Major McKlnlcy to
come out and help him.
Tho well-known pcrvcrscnesi of
things lnanlmntc, aided by the Intel
ligent compositor nnd talented proof
reader, made this column nnnounco
last Saturday that Marlon Biggs of tho
Twentieth dlsttlct of California was
not lecomlnatcd. It should havo been
Morion Biggs of thcSccond district of
A ROYAL BLOE LINE JOURNEY.
Joumnll.l. In li Given n Trip front
Wntlilnctoii to Mow York.
Tho ncv sparer representatives of
Washington, Baltimore and Phllalcl
phla, with their ladles, will bo the guests
of tho Baltimore and Ohio, the Phila
delphia and Beading and the Central
Ballroad of New Jersey during n trip on
the Itoyal Blue Line between the Capi
tal and the metropolis on Saturday and
According; totlie nrocrainnipnn S.itnr.
day a special train of "Itoyal Blue" and
Pullman Buffet Vestlbtiled cars will
leave tho Baltimore and Ohio dopot
(New Jersey avenue) at 7:!I0 a. m. , Balti
more anu Uhlo depot (Camden station).
Baltimore, at 8 a. m.. and Baltimore
and Ohio nd Philadelphia and Beading
depot, Twenty-fourth aud Chestnut
streets. Philadelphia, at 1035 a. m.
The train will arrive at Jersey City at
12 13 p. in. The special steamer Sandv
Hook will leave Jersey City, Central
IJallroad of New Jersey Station, on the
arrival of the parly for a trip around
New York Bsy, returning to New York
at 2:90 p. m.
The iarty will be taken by special
train ou the Elevated Itallroad to Its
Central Paik terminus, and will return
to the new Plaza Hotel, corner of Fifth
avenue ami Fifty-ninth street, where
accommodations will be provided until
S p. m. of the following day, Sunday.
Luncheon will be served on the
buffet car and on board the steamer
during the trip. On Sunday a special
train will leave the Central itallroad of
nut streets), about two hours later, and
Washington about (our hours later.
The party will be under the immediate
charge of Messrs. C. O. Scull, II. P.
Baldwin and C. G. Hancock, the gen
eral passenger agents of the respective
WAKT MORE LIGHT ON THE SUBJECT.
liclter UrUerc.I lu Waalilncton ou Ac
louutor the llurruoiilti Kllllu?.
Iu additioa to Mialster MUaet's own
account of the killing of Geaeral liar
rundla ea board aa American vessel la
He harbor of Saa Jose, Guate
mala Secretary Btalae will soon
le in possesaioa of the account
of the Lieuteaaat- Cow wander, George
G. Iteiter. It has heea desuUtely
learaed that Better has heea ordered to
Washington expressly to give his ver
sloa of the stfalr to the State Depart
weat, aad if it corresponds with
Mr. Blaine's preseat understand
ing Mr. Mizner will be ashed
to eiplaia his actioa. If he eaaaot
do this to the sattafactioa of Ut. BUiae
he will be refilled. It is understood
that during the eulirs trouble ia Gaute
suaht Miaieter MUaer igaored the
Uahwd Biatys aaval nliifars eatireiy
and they knew aothiaf of the Barrua
dia affair until sutte tliue aftrr it was
all ov t.
Ckrlatktn Knilwuw StarvU,
The test saaiveraary setsaoa of the
Chriatiaa Eadeavot isoeieiy of tiw Pint
CoagHaattoail Church was delivered
Last aight to the utetubeM of the society
by tbeKev J. M. Nwuu. Dr. New
tuaa urged the uatoa of all the srwliiities
throughout that world, the developsueat
of the faculties of tiw youth w agalaat
Uatoiag to spadal liaes of Chnattoa
educatioa, aad aaally Chriatiaa es
deavor at any coaL The society of the
church was orstiuited about a yer ago
with twesty uu lueuibtrs. aad soar has
Ti tSaahde S7aA& liAtaa.
The fToaiiiiiii etomiis wiii tu-r a cul-
tocasjfis) ai 9 o'chwh to wwroa' aftos
tiMf Tftttl 'hit Yhtti tf ffrhftrri Tniatnui
giiiBLiaiip. m "hijup "w 'esw w"n"pw ussjpsjawaw
ssO Bfilaasl OBOB. WitMA Mat t mm W asWtfal
t iw'p m f 1 1 1 1 M1 W m mm mfmmmr aw BSSSpSn
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h triitUMa y jpfnJl lii hc.cM timed Vo
tty JG. viiw.totiiiaWicka5ii-
qu ii steet moat w &t t?,-
IH )uu iul to make uiuu: ' If gu. tu
loU i Weslisy UiltfULa K-jr fall luturuu
Lit. b ate eit uud iAgc uud Jotiu i W4g
WASHINGTON, D, C, MONDAY EVENING, OCTOBER 0, 1890.
LAW ON WHEELS
III.1ND JUSTICE 0R0PIN0 FROM
PRECINCT TO PRBCISCT.
JUDGE MILLER'S PERIPATETIC GOORT.
A Temporary Rlisf from the Old
Miasmalie "Black Hole."
OUR OFFICERS' WELL-FILLED SCOOP-NET
Of WrvBgdMrs from Saltinhy U MsmJay
Tried at the First as4 Sixth
The experiment of holding Police
Courts at the Now Jersey avenue and
Twelfth-street stations did not start out
under very favorable circumstances this
The processton, Including clerks,
bailiffs and other court oillclals, started
out from the old 1'ollce Court bulldtng
about 0 o'clock this morning. It was
raining at the time and tho transfer of
papers, books, etc., was made with no
At tho station two tables had beon
placed In the small room back of tho
front oftlce. One was Used by the clerk
Hnd the District Attorney and the other
by Judge Miller and tho reporters.
1 hero was space only for about n do.en
chairs In tho room and they were occu
pied ptlnclpally by olllccrs.
Tim lawyers found themselves shut
out almost entirely, and they navigated
back and forth between their olllcos and
the police stations In a very amusini;
sort of a way. Tho witnesses and
others who were In attendance upon the
court had the ploasuro of standing out
In the rain In front of tho building, and
they sheltered themselves tinder each
other's umbrella as best they could.
toil KKKfINO A UAMHMXO IIOISR.
"Boston Club House No. 1" w.ti the
sIeii that Sergeant Dally of the Fourth
Precinct found over the door at No.
3CT Third meet southwest. lie and
sriue other olllccrs raided the place an 1
f und a sweat and crap game In pro-
puss, lis arrested William walker,
the Keeper of tho place, and this morn
Irg Judge Miller bound him over to tlie
grind Jury In the sum or $300.
It UI.t NOT MCKT THK K.VISK.
At the New Jersey avenue station
this morning William Fillmore, Walter
Nugent, John Ackln, Mamie Hill ami
Nannie Davis were each lined $30 for
being vagrants. Not a single one of
thtm was able to meet the raise and
they wcro sent to the workhouse.
HIS 5IK.NTAI, KACUI.TIB8 IMfAIHRD.
Mrs. Charles Dowden and her two
daughters appeared before Judge Miller
at tho New Jersey avenue station this
morning as witnesses against the hus
band and father. "We don't want
papa to go to jail. Judge, but we want
something done with him." said one of
"What's the matter with him?"
asked the Judge.
"Oh, he acts so funny ami drives us
out of the house," sild the young girl,
as the tears tlowed down her cheeks.
Mrs. Dowden had little to say, aad
acted as if she did not want her hus
band prosecuted. Bailiff Keadlg satis
tied the Judge that Dowden was not
clothed In his right mind aad turned
him over to Sanitary Officer Frank for
UK CAHIIIEI) A CARVIXO KSIKK.
William, alias "KM" Itobiasoa, was
In the Police Court today charged with
an assault of Mary Ann Klagdoa, also
with carrying concealed weapon.
The evidence as to the assault was
very weak, but Officer Kaser produced
au ugly-lookiae: buteher knife which
be found in Boblasoa's pocket, lie
claimed that he used it to trim the
barnacles front brick at the yard where
he worked. Judge Miller took so
stock la his story, aid Aaad bin f0 oa
the charge of carryiag eoacealed
weapons, but dismissed the assault
At lbs I'lrat I'reelaet.
At the First 'reelect Static IJeu
ItMant AatUs had a Miniature little
icurt rooat prepared for the reeeptkw
of Judge Miller. A temporary dock
bad beea constructed la the earner of
the ioow nearest the cells, aad oa a
ratfctd platform oa the opposite side was
a table for the use of the Judge, also
tables for the clerks aad reporters. R;-
gardieks of the fact that the transfer
iid to be made iu a pelting rato, the
proceestoa reached the First Preehset
after about aa hour's delay. The law
yers did aot appreciate waiktog back
aad forth throtuth the raiu. aad, as a
coasequeaee, there were aot so utaay
shysters around aad the cases were dis
posed of quicker.
There were oaly seveateaa people
locked up ia the cells at the First,
as the atajoiiiy of those s treated had
furaiahed collateral. These was such
a crowd gathered ia the halls of the
siaiioa that it was f-" imnnssihle to
hear what the witaassee tfflwd to aad
it was some Uuut before order eould be
A BASSH, HOT i. CaKrSSTBK.
"I aot sfarfciag this girl." said Wtsu
Ly tuehack to Jude Miller to day, "aad
I prutaised her father, Mr. MeCabe. I
would lepair the roof of a toaasawat
house that he owaed." The girl who
stood at his side flushed up.
"1 eat to the house," he eoBtiaucd,
"to see what repairs were Beaded,
whea Ceii aad Ella Boy. the two col
ored kuaats, threatened to shoot sue if
I weat on. the house. They also threw
a pall of water oa Mr. MeCaba."
The Judge took the Boy girW per
se-eal boad, af tor Hading out that Lyme
bach was baker aui aot a carpesvkr.
AS IKraoVASUi. SXFt-4-S-VXtdH.
Ira Fields, $ 5t) year obi colored sua.
9MM XwM fflfBifT of TwtlaQtWlitM had H
mrmm .w li W I W ' ' rm -V-asSSSSl SRSjaMS SM
Mws4, ad cut biia to the cheh and
ate wua a kaife.
"I was cutUait a piece of plus to
bhcco, Judjte. -whs 1 touad the boy oa
tie gsasa plot to f sosj of the house.
SIBBJ SBMPSBBJSft MMM mf Vy SBjftaBBBja j Mplpi SJliWR
all about having the kMe to WJf haaii ' '
" lo weas to hdl soe such i-
prohaiih story as thatf A saaa of your
ae ought to Vuow better. Yua can
coauibuto h. the court fund '
but WV3 lilNum ASiLl -T.H.L.
At-u Otary wa LuBcrj ui,s. I ...
night and had no rations in the honse
for Sunday. She went to the market
stall of Marcea Buckley ami pnrlrrtnc 1
a loaf of bread.two pounds of pork ami
two pounds of mutton.
"I am suiltv, vor Honor, but my
family had to hare something to eat.
"What's the rain of tis! two
visions?'" "Fifty cents," mid th clerk.
"Th fine Is 5," saM the Jmlge.
A FKMAI.1I nOT PAD.
IJrr.le William, one of the well
kiwiwn charsctf ra about the "IMvlsion,"
lnrelgletl Otto Klelnhewer Into a dark
alky on Saturday night ami stole his
watch ami chain ami ff tn moner.
In court she was charged wit high
way robbery, and It was shown that
when she run away ami the ofltcer was
after her she threw away the watch smd
money. Otto is a youag man d the
experience he met with will le a good
lesson lo him.
"Llrrle can give $800 bonds," said
"Csnl yr u make the bond faOO?"
nektil Mr. Closs.
"No; this woman has been before me
about twenty times before, ami It is
about time she was dealt with se
verely." oosk to nts old qrAirrxns.
George Washington, who 1ms been
before The Police Court many a time
before, and who only got out of the
workhouse on the 20th of last month,
was tent to jail this afternoon for sixty
days. Hu stoic n quantity of harness
and clothing from Charles N. Thomp
son. George pleaded guilty, and said
that he was not happy outside of the
jail or workhouse.
FAILED TO NinVK TItK CASK.
Charles Davis pleaded not guilty
this afternoon to stealing $G2o from
tho drawer in the box ofllco at the
Globe Theatre. The ninnoy wa9 de
posited In the drawer at 10:110 o'clock,
and at 11.30 it was missing. No one
had been In the olllco in tha meantime
but Mr. Nopper, one of tho proprietors,
nnd the prisoner. When Davis was ar
rested he had $i In his pocket and he
proved that It was tho salary paid him
at tho theatre Saturday night, and that
It was In tmall change. "There is no
evidence to hold this man and he Is dis
missed," said Judge Miller.
AlltSED IHK CONDUCTOR.
A colored man, by the name of Go.
Hi'3nour, diclliud to pay his fare on a
Washington and Georgetown car on
PalutdBy night. The conductor threat
ened to pit him oft, when Seymour
produced the nickel demanded. Hj
afterward became abusive toward ttie
conductor and cursed loudlv In the
tutience of the passengers. When the
car leached Georgetown Seymour was
Judge Miller lined him J 10 regardless
of the fact that Seymour said he was
sober and did not use any profane
MEN WITH KNIVKS.
There was an affray yesterday morn
Insr at Seventh ami Pomaroy streets
northwest lietween Bsffaele Del Tupo
wl Paolo Onento. The former hit
Onento with a stone, whereupon the
junior rcsoricti to tue uee oi a Mine ami
cut his nsssllant In the leg. They were
both arrested and locked up at the
Judge Miller concluded that both
men engaged in the tight and one was
about as much to blame as the other.
The fine Imposed was $5 each.
SINDAT .uiiy now.
There was the usual number of
Sunday alley rows and cutting affraya
yesterday. Henrv Brooks and Andrew
Ferguson, colored, had a tight ia the
alley between I. and 31 and Twentieth
aad Twenty first streets. Ferguson was
badly cut with a pocket knife on the
head and arms, and Brooks was hit In
the head with a cobble stone. Both
men were locked up at the K-street
In court this afternoon both, with
their beads bandaged up, pleaded
not guilty. The tight, it was shown,
was all over a quarter, and from all
accounts tbey must have had a kard
tight. They were lined $3 each.
Captured a Tiller,
Sugar Fillmore, a well-known thief,
was last night locked up at the First.
Prcciaet station by Orneer Ferguson.
Some nights ago Officer Williams of the
aame iweclnct noticed a colored man
conducting himself in a suspicious Man
ner in the lot near SowerviUe's foundry
on Thirteenth street. He watched hint
closely aad saw him enter the building
by means of a false key. The orhYer
followed him, but the negro managed
to mpe arrest by sliding down a
watei pipe into the alley. Ha has kept
putty well under eover until last night
when Officer Ferguson spotted hUu oa
the cirair of Seventh aad O streets
yearly a yuurler Ceutury Did,
Tbe otdtr cf Good Templars will
celebrate the twenty nfth anniversary
of its for snattoa to the Ptatrkt oa the
33th of next month. The coauaittoe
appelated at the last seasion of the
grand lodge to make necessary prepara
ratios for tha event met aa Saturday
tvtalag at Good Templars hail and ea
teied upon their arrangements. The
leletratiost is expected to last for three
or four days, aad will be participated ia
by the lodges of Mary land, Virginia and
the District of CVIuwWa. The highet
officer of tha order. Dr. Oronhyatekaa
of Toronto, Canada, wilt probably be
OUslU r ie ia a Vw ktoitoiasr.
Then was a alight nie yeatecday
afternoon about 4 o'clock to the huikl
tog occupied by the hardwase area of
Barber i Boas, at Eleventh and a
street. The r was caused by an in
sulated ek-ctrie wire which passed
through a wooden saute leadtog from
the baaetueai to the fifth story. A
it-tulmmaa who was passing aotieod tha
smofcs cosstog- f torn the windows aad
gave aa ahum. The ire et-
tlntuished with a Uv hmketslul of
watvr ttad iheuawatsawas vtry slight.
tsaUa M fwu' taik.
The farmers living in the vicinity of
fiuidy ertog to Montgomery County
icuipkUt that their chicken rowsu h&vg
Utu taidul aaa aoaae valuable poultry (
uka. John W. HU1 and other real
dtuu of Sandy Sprituj aw saMaie4 that
ihcte t.iH:4tton we plaruutd and Bar-
tktoatoii to hv Washington fiii-(mii '
lays. Laat sight Ojjleer Ovranl r
usttd Henry echoobi, a colored hoy,
who Is suaoictontHi of beiJafiug to the I
gang; of chikds Ihkvcs. I
I'. lou waut tu uaVi uiouvi It
- il VVca!c Ue.tiu Vo. f..1 lut-
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CONTENTIONS WIS WEEK.
aianj- llolrenton Will lit Hern tn Attemi
The Synod of Maryland of ihe
Lnthiran Chnrth will meet to morrow
at the Lnthf ran Memorial Church, Ver
mont avenue and Fourteenth street
ntitthwest. About 100 delegates from
Baltlmrrre. Western Maryland and this
city will be present. The sessions of
the convention will last for sereral
To morrow (he Catholic Young Men's
National Union will begin Its sixteenth
annual convention In this city at Car
roll Hall, and will continue In sewfon
for two days. Preceding the morning's
session there will lie a high mass service
at ft. Patrick's Church. The delegates,
numbering several hundred, from all
patls of the country, will be tendered a
reception, for which elaborate prepara
tions have Ihco made. Tbe convention
will lie addressed by Cardinal Gibbons
and other prelate, and the sessions
will wind up with a banquet at tbe
The unnunl convention of the
Woman's Foreign Mlsilonary Socletv
will be lii-ld in Hiuiillne Methodist
Church, Ninth and P streets northwest,
on Thursday and Friday next. It Is ex
pected that there will be 300 delegates
present. Preparatory devotional exer
cises will lie held on Weilneaelay even
ing, conducted by Mrs. K. B. Stevens.
Mrs. F. A. Crook will open the business
meeting on Thursday morning with de
votional exercises. Thursday afternoon
addresses will be delivered on "The
Peculiar and Commanding Claims
of the Work of the Woman's
Foreign Missionary Society on the
Women of the Church," by Mrs.
11. It. Batleci "The Influence this
Woik has had on Education and de
veloping the Women at Home, by Mrs.
A. II. Katon, and "Tho Value of Mis
sionary Literature, Including Heathen
Woman's Friend, with report of Com
mittee on Missionary Literature, by
Mis. J. It. Amos. Friday will be taken
up with the reports of the regular com
mittees and the reading of papers on
"Young People's Work ' and "Agencies
in Foreign Fields," by Mrs. E. Butter.
Amonc OIIdim .Nrvernt Trim IIIIN
.tculnat mSIifii" Wiilta xre Knuinl.
The last session of the Criminal Court
for the Apt II term was held this mom
Ing. Chief Justice Bingham discharged
tbe grand Jury, and In doing so thanked
them In the name of tlalr follow citi
zens for the able manner in which they
had itcrformed their duties.
Indictments were found by tho grand
Jury sgalnst Jaiiu-sT. Muldoon, alias
James T. Malone, Joseph Grasr. Ist-ic
llunlem. Beverly Smith and Charles
Smith, for violation of the policy law:
William M. C. Gordon, for forgery;
William Taj lor, alias William Johnson,
for horse stealing; James O'Brien, for
homehreaklng; Alice Beckett, larceny;
Alexander Campbell, assault with in
tent to kill; James Ford, larceny from
the person; John Marshall, house
bteaking; Daniel Walker, asatult with
intent to kill; William Fauirov. em-
be2kment; William Mcintosh, as
sault with intent to kill.
The following were Ignored: Wash
Ington Monroe and Frank Fortter,
bigamy; ltobert Younjr, carnal knowl
edge nf fe-male under 16. James West,
assault with latent to kill. Kate Spin
dler, grand larceny; Jesse W. Plowman,
embezzlement; Honor Lawler, assault
with Intent to kill, Grant Bogles, grand
larceny. John J. Verser, violating civil
setvire law, Thomas M. Hughes, cirnal
knowledge of female under age of con
sent. Indictments were also found against
B. Shepard White for embezzling $30J,
$m ami ifauO from J. II. Corning.
An Indictment was also found against
B. Shepard White for forgerv. The
Indictment contains thirty counts.
NOW WARDEN EURKE.
A UruBil Army Man .imIhik1 to
HuccneU Cleaeral Oreekor.
Jerome B. Burke, welt known in
Grand Army circles, baa been ap
pointed to be warden of the District
jail, to sueeeed General John S.
Secretaries ut t-esHlluu Appelate!,
The President has appointed Caarles
A. Dougherty of Pennsylvania to be
tecrctary of legation to Mexico, and H
Btn.sea Whltehouse of New York to
le lecretary of legation to Italy.
'I lie t'resMeiil'a Wwleru Trip.
President Harilson left for his
Western trip at 11 U o'clock this mora
ing on the Chesapeake aad Ohio Itall
road. The Presidential party consists
of the President, Secretary Tracy. Sec
retary Iialford, Marshal lUosdell,
Captain W. M. Meredith K. F. Tibbott,
stenographer, representatives of the
two pre as associations, aad Mr. C. B.
Bishop of the Chesapeake aad Ohio
ttoad. to charge of the party. Itepre
hentative Grosvenor will join the party
at Cincinnati and go to Ottumwa, Iowa.
.emmmaMm, U Ortotaal MauUaHam."
The Uev George ii. Corey delivered
aa interesting sermoa at the Metropoli
tan M. K. Church but evening oa tha
p uulpUs of snriaHasM He condemned
the so calkd "Socialists,'' denominatwl
cojsuiuaUaa as original barbarism and
said that the idea of reconstructing so
ciety to a radical way was sheer imbe
cility, but did not present any attar
method by which society can he raor-
speaher aad hi sermons h&ve aa arttatk
value from a uteiary standpoint. Hie
sermons for several weeks to eome will
he upon the suhject of sJociaJLuw.
TheSupresue Court of that District
recenyttatti thin atosaing fog the tsctofeaw
scastoa of the Court el G eaeral' Term.
C'hhrf Justfee Bingham aad Justices
'on. Bradlw, Basnet and Janes "
Alirtd C. iieborae. Jams Carter asii
Is- V. urhes veae rSjPafatifwl coja-
uaiil 10 o'clock; Tueailay fstfamg.
ifisnfr sjnr rass af ta sasttasjyMssa Isaw
A Lomplie teat was mivhf at Henntng'a.
at th work of the ocrguir Mamentuu ,
Engine- TUf Uige lj-oot duiiutui' fly
htd, w4gUg lt.uoS 1-ou.l J,-, wa aUuted
unoWr the tiet m-ntg f"ffmiulaji an
voUktrULUwit Wil revolved i;ioty Uums a '
niiuute Hitlj oul SO pound of steam.
Ihx tiitrminit 4: fullv .ruk lilt em
it, Li uf tbi- . i llitr a.ij tii aa, iw v"f
!t ouiut 11. ilji'a Ui. . - I I'.i. -u
NEWS BY GABLE
DOTS AND DASHES FRO.Vt 0t
THE VISIT OF THE COUNT Of PARIS.
Hi fan Iir lo ilscir Smbirntss
fflnt, SJS lh Frfnck Prist,
SIX L0$0EtiT IRtSHMEN C0M1N8,
The WplioB Tkal Will P1.I for Irs-
Una'Jsek Ike Hipper Oansw
Terror is Londen,
I.oietwx, Oct C The French Hrmb
llcan press jfvlrt In expressing tbe opln
ion tbsl tbe Comte de Patls hiwcbounn
to visit Ametlcn alibis time In order
to escape the embarrassing effect of the
Botilarger revelations, lo the effect that
the iloyallsts had ueil lJoulanger aa a
tcol to accomplish the overthrow of the
republic. The government agents nre
earnestly cnpgged In ferreting out the
details of the ItculHtiger plot, with a
view lo ihe prosecution of all Impli
cated, and It is Intimated that at the
coming session of the Chambers the
ministry will submit a measure regard
ing the exiled royal nnd Imperial fam
ilies moro stringent than that now in
fc rce, and which will involve the for
feiture of properly, In the event of any
treasonable act being provoo, aad penal
proceedings for attempting to over
throw the existing order of affairs.
The leading HonaparlUts and Iloyal
lsts arc much alarmed bv the extreme
and vleorous course of the government
as outlined, and It Is reported that sev
eisl of tbe conspirators nltti lloulanicer
nave mane terma witli the aulliorltle
by revealing nil the facts In their pos
M'lMnn Bnd i ffetlug to turn States' evi
dence In court.
Dun Pedro, the ex Kmpernr of lira
ll, liss nrtivi'd at Cologne. He I
described as looking very unhippy and
brokm down. Nnd Iscontlnuallv see ni
iwiiiltd by an attendant owing to liU en
fteMeil rondltlon. At Interv.ila In con
versath n he is heard lo mutter "llriull,
Ob, dear Ilnr.U." It Is feared that his
mint! la weakened by his misfortunes.
Great preparations are being made In
Australasia for the forthcoming Aus
tralasian federal convention, In which
all tbe Australasian colonies of Great
Iltlilan will be representee!, nnd the
liieetlim will be the first step toward a
national organisation that will Include
all those colonies In one powerful
union, icr-resentcd In a feeleral parlia
ment. King Leopold of Iklglum is prepar
ing to pay a visit to the German court
abeiut the close of tbe present month,
and it is said that his chief object is tn
dlscuts with I be kaher tbe claim of
1 ranee to a preferential right over 1W1
glum in tbe puri-haM) of tbe territories
of tbe Congo Free Slate. Hehtium U
much dlstutUd by this elalnt. which is
forcibly urged by tbe French author!
tie, aed tbe ISelnkns look to Kngland
and Germany to aid them In disput
The members of tha itoyal Ittah eon
stal ulary, who are graeluttea from the
various univariates In Great Britain
and Ireland, are preparing a petition to
Parliament to be permitted to vote for
members of commons lepresenting the
Siverat universities. The law a at pres
ent existing disfranchises policemen in
both England and Ireland.
Tbe lititiah Consulate at Mscm.
Portuguese colony in Southern Chins.
says that a scheme is or foot to run a
line of steamers from Macoa to Mexico,
mainly for the conveyance of coolies to
the latter country.
The Kiev of Portugal, son la law of
ine comte ue ram, una nc vere4 from
his recent illness.
Ifoiurns show that four government
factories, with 17.000 employes, have
turned out firearms to tha value of
i .,'00,000 during the past year. The
improvement in tbe manufacture of
smokeless powder is progressing sttU
factorily. A Spanish engineer aad two j mr
HalUts left Genoa to-day to a balloon.
nettling to eros the Mediterranean.
It is reported ia Parts that Italy to
prepailng. with tha cog alzaace of Kag
Isod, as espedittoa for tha occupatloa
tf Trtpli Turkey Is makiag ready to
cj rette tha moveaaeat.
Klaeteca buedred endgraats froas
Heuata hv saiM lot Xew York froen
ILLl aTUUH UtiSHMES
A 6TKOKO iMClEATtoa- cr KRIS S MISS
C4MIUM TO ASUMUe A.
DtBtiK, ttec . Tb; coaveatlon of
this city this snorateg- What the
opening prclieulnartoj had been osst-pk-ted
the cuaventtoa proc4e4 to select
thegsuma who ate tocomnoati the
cVputattoa which to to prooaed to tha
Uiud State to repwaeat the Irish
political ptisiiioa and solicit ah) for Uw
peasaatry who are threatened with
t satis a a conwiiium-e of the potato
The Oerlesailoa as agreed upon Is eos
sUtui4 asfolW. Joha IHltoa, Wen,
t'tirin, Thoaws Power O'Coanof. If.
P-. to skoUaad tUvejfiool). Ttovahy
Iullivaa, M. P , for'Collcge Gta
'HLWsHf Wvlaloaof iJtousrtck.
d Thow . fiiUa, H. p.. for the
fcouihtto IH bioa of Louth.
JACK, TUB MPrER,"
ui sw TunAi ati KKtustiu of
lsa, uct. t Tb mm thwsj of
"Jack, the Ww.r.' ha wjtw saoce
wrsfaumtf a marked fee i tag of dread
fhiBQiterhoiit the fltv ias iiiii h I Aa
whole of Uu; t hiicchapel dteirtct was
palroUd by b wndieda of coaatobka to
ptoto clothi-s. and at ike.ornr of every
atmet on was c tha watch- The pa
tte authoritit. Ulivv that -Jack'' to
wUl klvUig to the ntitfhborhood, and It
to feared that his mania Is on the point
U ' Vio4iv Ui uu
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Fur fV .!.f'ruia
FBIOH TWO OMWWk
J" J"! iiiiistsjwpsspilip
skeaawa asasaaaalBah aaa aaaaBBBBaaBB. ss
1 Til riTsWI w Wmm
iwt s ins
Krw Y, Oh. ft
rttsrr C vHlRlass tntshtw Hi !
Saturday nh. arV? aiiiMisjiiatsa
8.orio,fl r,tr lasiinssaas sat
Lvr(f jflasleatptn hail Hja Wfasjni' a
Th ntigiaat nsnwrt snamr1t! t
the mk ttt $a.im,m, alKH
nrarly all need np a foitosw
Tm dmtalnsT th Istrsalsaliia'
frrai Cairo to WhH rtlvw, iskW
llntn Point Rmrh, pm.M, 1m Us
sarr-e klml rf work frwat KTlrtst fcw
to Warrenton, lnrlathsf Ih stkwI
dencc Reach, hT).mw. Tt tha tosM
Ing of levrca irww anwwtiUS
appropriated Yatnn fwat, far torso ,
5800.0TIO; Tmsas fwat, fw totp.
fiffl.uTiO, White IHvet fr-ssw, fas; tosws.
fSfO.fW: below Bd lilvw. fr hv.
taoo.roft; Greenville? harhnt. $tH).
fr Vfckslittrg harbor, T3,, F-r
I?ew Orleans harbor. !on.ffm;Mal .
Atchafslla ltlvmi. IKHr.om-. tmtf
ami expenses, '2'W,0oo. Total. fM9.
OW). The commission will trvpift la tha
Secretary of War, aad a tons snim
aptrnve the apportionment tha work
will be begun.
ALFRED WANaMaKETS BOW-
Hull! In Ilatn Ilrnn it OniMtn M tha
Pt. Lofis, SIo , Oct. 6 Alfred Wa
amaker, said to be a cousin of the Poet
matter General, committed snlclde In a
cheap lodging-house here yestonlay
by taking morphine, lie left a note
sn) Ing that he took Ida own life through
dts trillion due to drink ami domestic
troubles. He was about 48 years old.
and bad a cork leg. lie bad been
dilnking heavily for several dr ami
had spent all his money. His divorced
wife Uvea In Kaltlmnre. ami bis parent
live In Heading. Pa. He is saldtohavn
squandered a fortune. Three years ago
he was here with hia wife. They
stopped at the licst hotel, ami ha seamed
well rupplleel with money. At that
time ho wa placing on the market a
boiler cleanlnir compound, by which he
made a great deal nf money, ami ho
caused considerable of a sensation by
scattering mini! coins on tbe street to
watch Ihe boys scramble for them.
A ( lilcagn tVHiMN IVriln Her Naeenil
Ciiicaoo, III , Oct. Mary "WW),
pust, of Washington Heights, got a di
vorce from her deserter husband In
Judge Shepard's court Saturday, and
while the Ink. was drying on the
records tbe 1 f it I- woman soon to loose
the nsnie of Wasopust went down
Malm to Clerk Salmonson, where she
waa Joined by Anton Zanetel. Anton
also lives on Washington Heights, and
he ami Mary think they can be happy
together. So It was from the IMvorce
Court lo the marriage license oftlcj
In Ave minutes. They were married
within ten minutes after the divorce
J.. Vl.lt III. eMlfll ttl (7rHBlt4.
Nkw Yobk. Oct. . Tbe Coital of
Pari and party left New York for a
visit to the battle fields when be saw
service during the civil war. Ha wm
escorted by a number of members of
tbe Loyal Legion. At Trenton be will
visit General McClellaa's grave and b
elven a luncheon by Governor Abbott.
In Philadelphia the party will be
tendered a reception in the new Citv
mi i ii- i , ii
Ufa Uttut ft l.lHfrMlH'n Haiwt Stl,
CmcAoo. Oct. 6. On the sight of
tbe nre In McVicker's Theatre one of
the life casts of Abraham Lincoln'
band was stolen from the studio of
Sculptor Yolk. The latter needs it be
cause he is at work oa a life statu of
Lincoln for the soldiers' and sallow"
monument at Rochester, X- Y.
Mkiiuuim .VMept the Imtyttabta.
Salt Laifjs Crrr, Oct. C At the
Mormon conference yesterday Qaorge
(f. Cannon spoke aad said that the
saints would obey and bow ia suhmU
stoa to tbe nation's will. President
Woodruff Indorsed hia remarks.
Will IUrtn tWr Arraaswl,
Ppeetal OrMcer Ferguson oa Bstur
elay sight on Second street, between l
and K. about 10.30 o'clock ordered
George "W- Almantiertogo to his house
The latter refused, whereupon the
t f&r blew hia whistle aad. according
to Alexander, drew his revolver, seyia
he had a grudge against him aad would
"do" bin up. Alexander was arrested
and taken to the New Jersey aenue
station, where he was locked as as a
charge of disorder ly conduct. The case
waa continued by Judge Miller this
morning and Alexander later to the day
swore out a warrant for threats, against
9mt the Htm Vlnnltr
Bids arte opeaed to-4af at tke Xvy
IVpartmcnt for three sueaaa tug Is Mae
Navy. Harrison Lottog of South
itostoa was the lowest Wddtr. at J.1H
each, aad he will pnbiy awwl , f
the eoatrae L The aext low. -: t-i.t-i,
was John tl. Meluguti of W ir'i-u..u
year and a half seturiag bid t m-
Trau'ls, aad the piaaa of tb are
nwtt bad to he altesed hafeee i.
tuUikrs couid he induced to '
ITaSU aBBaVKaaaa Br II aB talla I Ii u
" ptww inn iniiacfsw-
in exasatoatloA was hld it u
by Urn CM! wfe tVi -oa
ft lie txtUn of asaiatoiit .u jm
the Treasury Ik part awn- o-
apjplicaat was exiattoed A 14
cant Ut the position of sp..vlv a Hv
to the Patoat iMSan, thnrn. -U' ,...
era and type wriutra, and - t
Uausfer and pxouiottoawii . - a
ltaaa itn iarloa oM Jftoc IS u
rtoa traaiWed today to ihu'' . ;l,
KtjtUler ff Will. AH her ; , lux
in be 4ucaUusd to hr fbil.d;i?e .iu c
aad George Humphries, to he V-1 i
truat hjr Kohrt and Iftattaa, Cmtim
chiidxen hefotw rtachi atotr am-"'-
tike projitrty to heHUaMfci to '
and jaattha Cuaalniihasn and ther aru
w 'p'twwP Tpr maaBsjajsippa' IPSBen "aSMaP
4UI0 UprDaal 1tf'IiW'rM!ff iaf aaM JFM
T fall a I 'aiataisar VaaaaasBaaat.
t t th h:r t . -m's i, M'tty I
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