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THE W&SHINGTOJV CRITIC.
21ST YEAltN- 6,52'J.
vVERY BADLY "DONE UP"
MIKEREIDY KNOCKS OUT JOE KEN
NEDY IN SIX nOUNDS.
Tho Washington Hoy I'rnvoa Too Much
for tho I-nd From tho Qunkor City
Au Interesting Mill Witnessed liy tlio
Loading Sports From the City.
Tho mucb-tnlked-of nrlzo flclit be.
rtwccn Jllko Ilckly, tho Washington
l)lacksmltli. and Joo Kennedy nf Phlla.
dclpbla cnmo oft nt IUvcr View last
mi; M. it was said that there were but
100 tickets out. but tho mill was wit.
ncsscd by between 150 nnd 200 people,
inciuuing iuo lnnncrs who were at tuo
rlwr'n side. Tho farmers In tlio sur.
rounding parts of Maryland and Vir
ginia, which arc from tlmo to tlmo
selected for prize fights, nro getting to
taUo a very lively Interest In tho sport,
and If they know It In tlmo they como
miles to see a mill. Thf fight was for
stakes of $150, with a purso of $150
added, tho loser petting $30. Jllko
Itcldy, tho blacksmith, won, Kennedy
not coming to tlmo for the seventh
round. Tho start for tho fighting
ground was mado fiom Ileagan's boat
house, near tho Long Bridge,
about 5 o'clock. Tho llttlo steamer
Cccllc carried such snorts as had
tlckcls-.i tho principals, seconds and
stake-holders. A hundred and twenty
people cot on tho boat at Ileagan's.
Then when all was ready, tho skipper
of the llttlo craft, which has carried
more prizo-fight parties than any other
on" the river, started to go down tho
river. Hut ho didn't go, becausa tho
Cccllo was stuck fast on tho bottom,
: hard aground. For ten minutes sho
puffed nnd roared, but didn't budge.
a -f juii.w wuitk uuu IU11IU Uf UUl IUU
Cvfntnodoro refused to help things
niong y towing iuo prize-tigiitcrs' boat
off. Somo of tho sports had to disem
bark to lighten tho boat, nnd when sho
got off they wcro taken on again at
nnothcr wharf where tho water
was deeper. Tho boat was crowd
ed, and a fow sports refused
to go on her and chartered
n tug-boat for s50 to tako them to tho
fight. Tho sun was going down behind
tho heavy clouds when tlio Cccllo got
well under way. Tho nollco boat fol.
lowed her ns far as tho District lines to
seo that uo landing was mado In tho
District. Nobody know where tha flirht
was to be. Dcforc a half hour a heavy
rain began to fall. Tho Cccllo landed
at l'ort Washington and overvbodv
thought tho fight would bo in tho
abandoned barracks whero tho Dully
McMillan mill was. Tho principals
nnd seconds got ashore, and llcldy's
second fduud n placo up tho ltlllrolT tho
Government reservation, whero a ring
could ho pitched. Then the skipper
said that It was Illegal for him to land
Ihem, nnd refused to mako tho landing.
Ho said If they started n fight
ho would leavo nnd let tho fnnnv
walk back. This settled it. and ovcrv-
body re-embarked. Acres! tho ilvor
was Collingwood Beach. Tho Cccllo
Steamed for that. By this tlmo tho lug,
with a dozen or so of thojo who fulled
to get on tho Cecllc.cnmo up, It waited
out In tho stream whllo tho Cocllo
mado toward tho pier nt Collingwood
Beach. As sho scared tho wliarf a
couplo of men could bo seen coining
out towaid tho end. Ono had a blue
uniform nnd a deputy sheriff's badge.
Ho was tho watchman employed to
look after tho excursion grounds. As
tho boat camo within shouting dlstanca
lie waved his hand majestically and
said, "Don't you land hore." Ho was
n blginan and woro n full black beard,
Coining down tho wharf behind him
was a countryman with n shotgun.
Somebody on tho uppor deck of tho
boat held up flvo fingers. Tho whisk
ered watchman shook his head. Tho
sport held up ton flugers. Tho black
whisker wagged back and forth again
v,,il DlmiPlir n.i.t Inoo nnell I .! rPI.
J tho man on tho boat held up nil
las lingers nnd shut and oponcd
them Ouco, meaning 20. Tho
watchman knew that If ho did let
tho crowd ashore ho would never get
tho $20, nnd still shook his head.
It Is tho law that a boat may forfeit Its
license if It makes n landing when told
not to by tho pcoplo In chnrgo of tho
landing. Besides, a couplo mora men,
each with a shot-gun, had joined tho
man with tho whiskers. An old negro
nnan nulled un her skirls and scur-
lied through tho grass over tho top of
tlio hill to call moro countrymen with
slot-guns If thoy should bo needed to
repel tho Invaders. Tho -010110 turned
around ami Mcamcd out Into tho river,
nnd tho crowd jeered- tho watchman.
They sang "Johnny, Oct Your Gun,"
and promised to ruin his whhkcrs tho
'next tlmo ho camo up In town. Onu
6i)0i t offered to givo him tho pilcoof a
shavp If ho would let tho party
land. "All wo wants Is (o get
a drink," ho added. But tho watch-
.man guessed tho real errand nnd re
fused to nllow tlio boat to land. Then
tho Cccllo steamed down river and
across to tho other sldo and lauded at
itlvcr View, Tho tones nnd stakos
wcro unloaded and tho pcoplo who hail
been saying that thcro would bo no
fight changed their minds. It was
then after 7 o'clock and lapldly grow
ing dnik. Tho pcoplo at tho placo had
ibout liny sandwiches, livery ono ot
Biem woio soul to tlio stnigglltig.hungry
uowu in less iiinn iwo minutes, tiicii
I giand uisli was made for tho bar, nnd
uo unritcoper was Kent imsti in: until
Jio field bcirmi. A man with a snvlhc
rwnfl nll-il tn IllAw ll Htvtrn lnr.ru
cSiough for a ilug and then tho
ling was pitched. Tho giound was s)
:. slippery that tho men had dllllcutty In
keening their fcot. Kennedy was lint
In tlio ling. Ho weighed 103 pounds
and was In poor condition. George
Nortluldgo seconded him. Uo
seemed confident as ho sat In his cor
ner. "Where's tho other fellow?
"Whole's my fi lends?" ho said sarcasti
cally. It was ten minutes boforo Itcldy
stepped over tho ropes with McMillan,
his second. Then thcro wero n fow
minutes' wrangling over tho selection of
nrcfeieo, duiltig which n dozon name?
wcro shouted, and finally McMillan,
Hcldy's second, Bnld: "What's tho mat
ter with Bo-niulBor" n well. known
saloonlst. "So-nnd-So" went, and ho
stepped Into tho ring nud rcfcrccd. As
, ho aald after tho fight, ho did moro
lighting himself separating tho men
when they wcro clInclnA than tho men
did. Two business m$2( weio selected
tlmo-kccDCis and tho fit lit boirau at flvo
minutes' to eight. It i-as almost daik
then. As soon as tho mi shook hands
nt tho call of tlmo the PAladelphla hoy
vras seen io uo ovcrmiiicucu. rno
Tmcn wcro of about cqail height, but
Heldy seemed fifteen nouml3 tho
..heavier. Kennedy welrilod 135 anil
Heldy 's second said his wiu weighed
147. Neither was welghfrl In. Soma
t . - :..-. n. . -
henvy blows woro strucjr during tho
fight and Heldy really scofficd tho most
puuibiicti, luougu uo wos b avouucay
won first blood. After tho sosond
round tho fight was n series of clinches
nnd but fow blow3 wero, struck, though
thoso that wcro, wcro smashing onos for
llght-wclghls. Tho fight was not a
bloody ono, but really n very Interest
ng exhibition of good scientific fight
ing. Tho l'htladelphlan hid far tho
most sclcnco and tho way ho dodged
and countered and got away
won hlin lots of ndmlrcrs, thouili
ho had scarcely any friends In tho
crowd- Tho gloves wcro sklu-tlirht
kids, Kennedy's tan-colorcd and Kcldy's
ilnik brown. Kcldy struck tlio first
blow, a light lcft-hnndcr on Kennedy's
breast, and tho Philadelphia boy clov
crly dodged tho blacksmith's right and
landed on his check, following It with
another good ono on his stomach. Then
they clinched and after thoy wero sep
arated and squared awnjr nt each other
Kennedy landed on Kcldy's neck and
Kcldy clinched. Tlmo. Kennedy had
tho test of tho round nnd showed great
cleverness In placing his blows. In tho
second round Kcldy was on t'ao
defensive. Ho dodged a blow
nnd landed heavily on tho Phila
delphia boys stomach, and from
this on tho light loooked ns If It must
go to Kcldy. Lnlcr In tho round ho
got In his favorite blow, a swinging,
ciushtng right-hander, on Kennedy's
stomach. This round was tho prctliest
of ilia mill and tho crowd was In mi
uproar. Nearly everybody howled
"foul" becauso Kcldy struck Kennedy
whllo they wcro clinched, not knowing
that fighting could bo continued till tho
lefcreo put his hands on tho men.
Kcldy opened tho round with a blow on
Kennedy's stomnch, nnd Joo countered
heavily on Kcldy's face, they clinched.
Again tho crowd yelled "foul," and
whllo the men woro waiting for tlio rot
crco to decide Kennedy waived tho
claim and the fight proceeded. Kcldy
got In n crushing blow on Kennedy's
breast, tho hardest blow of tho fight.
It-fiilrly lifted Joo oft his feet, hut ho
rushed back for Mlko ami they
clinched. Kennedy hrtidcd n heavy
blow on Kcldy's neck, breaking tho
skin, and was awarded first blood.
Then followed rapid In-fighting nnd tho
round ended with tho men clluched.
Tho fourth round was lively. Mlko
landed on Kennedy's body and
again on his breast. Kennedy
got hack on Kcldy's body
uim liiey lliuuiicu. . illlS SOU 01
fighting was continued, Kcldy getting
a little tho best of It, till tho eiufof thu
round. In tho fifth round Kcldy landed
n heavy ono on Kcencdy's neck and
another on his Jaw nnd this ."r.izzled"
tho strawjer. Ho was still careful, but
wns seen to bo weakening. At tho end
of tho louud Kcldy was knocking his
lighter opponent about tho ring and
they overfought tho tlueo mlnutC3 by
nbout a minute. Kennedy was Iwlly
punished, nnd tho men wcro finally
separated In the midst of deafening
uproar. Kcldy seemed llko n mad
bull, and chased tho stranger
to tho ropes with a ton Iflo shower of
blows. It was two minutes boforo tho
men wcro back in tho ring. When tho
sixth lound wns called It was so dark
hardly anything could ho seen. Tho
whlto bodies nnd arms of tin men
seemed to bo dodging nbout In tho ntr
lko somo wlehl soit of butterflies,
their black fighting tights being In
Uslblc. Koldy pounded Kennedy ter
ribly, knocking him nbout, though tho
Philadelphia!! stuck plucklly at It and
got In four or flvo blows on Reldy's
Finally Rcldy landed a heavy blow
In his ribs nnd fio slipped nnd fell In a
sitting postureon tho soggy turf. "Whllo
down Kcldy hit him heavily below tho
loft ear, and tho crowd yelled "foul," 09
did nlso Kennedy's second. Tho uproar
was greater than it seemed posslblo for
so small a crowd to make. Kennedy
was helped back to his corner, and
stripped off his gloves nnd to33od
them out Into tlio ccntro of tho
ling. Ho did not come to tlmo
nt tlio expiration of a mliiuto and tho
fight was awarded to Koldy. Tho ref
eree said that ho didn't seo Kcldy strike
nny foul blow. But Kennedy was
clearly whipped anyway, nnd could
not havo lasted another round. Tho ring
was on tho hill, just nbo' "Jio dano
ing pavilion, nnd tho spo- radically
took possession of tho plf Mr. K. S.
Knndall, proprietor of place, says
that ho wns away and ,i people tried
to prevent tho fight, In'. "wcro unable to
Dora Strowurldgo, tlio woman who has
uceti working on people's sympathies and
poclictbooks bymakfug tlicm bcllevo that
flio as a Johnstown Hood sufferer, was
held for tho grand Jury to-day.
Sho u as accompanied by a child or 3
J ears old. who proceeded as soon as ho got
lutotho l'oltco Court to mako a nursery.
Ho laughed and shouted tn tho most su
premo contempt ot court, and It was all
that tbo crlcr could do to keep him quiet.
llurlnl 1'ornilU laaiteil.
Iiurlal permits Jiavo been Issued by the
Health Onicer for tho past twenty-four
boms as follows: Krlsby Iranian, 23
yearn; KmmaJauo Corner, 33; Salllo A.
Miller, -14; I.eroy Duvnll, 10 months; John
l)ale, 10; Uheodorol'. Itecdcr, 45; Laura
11. Flyun, SO; Nicholas F. Clrlmm. 3 months;
James Hulllvan, 7 months, and colored!
Kllia lllchards, 60 years; Lowls V. Jack
sou, 1 Couora J. Whlto, 20; Nannlo Cole
man, 2; 1'ejton W. burnott, 5 months; tlor
trudo M. Queen, 1 months; Uattlo 0, Ware,
13, and LouK Hurl, CU.
rationed Ily Vanned Snlmou,
Winamac, Ini).. Julys. It. A. Nye, an
attorney of tilts place, and Mr. WueoMoa
and lfo ot Logannort, mombcra of a
flKhlug party at Cedar Lake near Knox,
Ind havo been poisoned by canned ealmoa.
It Is hoped that thoy will recover,
Simeon 1, Child ot Illinois has been ap
pointed a postofllco Inspector.
Third Assistant Postmaster General
Haien icturncd to tho city yesterday ntter
a ten days' islt to his Ucvio In l'cuusylva
ula. f tl
Tho members of tlH Cherokco Indian
Commission left for their homes yesterday.
They will go to tho Cherokee country about
Coloucl John 0. l'arkc, Engineer Corps,
Iho pi escnt Superintendent ot the Military
Academy, having served forty years, has
been ict I red at his own request.
Tlio report ot tho commission that In
vestigated tho New York l'ostoinco Is now
In tho hands of tho Vostniastcr-Uciicral. It
will not bo mado public until Friday,
Mr. Thomas J. Morgan of Ithodo Island,
tho uciv Commlstlouer of Indian Affairs,
lias arrived In thu city. Mr. Morgau will
tnl.o chargo ot tho Indian Olllcu lu a few
Tho Attorney-General has appohitod
James Jackson of Alabama Assistant Dis
trict Attorney for tho Northorn and Middle
districts ot Alabama, lu placo ot Dobus, re
signed. Bids wcro optnod yestorday by Third As
sistant l'ostmnster-Uoncial llazer for an
Improved form of registered packago en
velope. Thcro wero forty-two bids, aud
they embraced a great variety of designs.
Secretary Husk yesterday appointed
Mary Ann Dougherty u laborer In tho soed
division of tho Agricultural Deputmeut at
a salary ot $1.50 a day. Mrs. Dougherty
will bo remembered as tho subject ot ono
ot President Cleveland's pension vetoes,
SUITS TO BE BROUGHT.
HOW RECOMPENSE FOR DAMAGE
WILL BE SOUGHT.
Wlint lltislncss Men Wliu Havo Had
Their Ccllttn Flooded Bay Tho Ills
trlet (lovommcnt Will lto Asked to
I'ny lteniedles Suggested.
"I shall seo my lawyer to day," said
Mr. John B. Scott of the Howard
Houso this morning to a Cnmo re
porter, "nnd nsk If I cannot get ro
dress for tho largo damages I havo
sustained by tho Hooding of my cellars
durlug tho past month. No sooner did
I have them cleaned nnd In ohapo from
tho great freshet than they wcro again
flooded almost ns badly ns before. Soma
ona Is lesponslhlo. I cannot afford to
pay toxrs and nlso pay tho damages
caused by tho very things for which
tbeso taxes oro collected. I intend to
commenco suit against tho District, nnd
I am sure that I havo very good grounds
for doing so. No ono lias suffero.l
more, nor ns much, ns I havo during
tho past fow years, and no 0110 has as
cood grounds ns I for nsklng payment
lor my losses. I cnunot tell the reason
that 1 nm moro liable to bo lloodcd than
other houses, but such Is tho case.
Somcthlue: must ho tho matter with tho
sewers that drain this part of tho city.
Tho water seems to How toward tho
houso Instead of tho river, and tho
sowers arc cither filled up or aro Inade
quate to carry off the water. My losses
by tho Hooding of tho kitchen will
amount to $200 or $300, and I nm tired
of paying for this sort of thing."
Tho basement of Mr. Patrick Mooro's
saloon looks llko a section of Johns
town In miniature. Thcro Is six Inches
of sediment black, slimy mud accu
mulated there, and baircls, boxes and
kegs nro scattered about promiscuously.
"Wohadlhrco feet of water In our
cellar yesterday," ho said, "and thcro
Is n lot of ltdown thcro yet. Tho au
thorities should ccitalnly take this
matter in hand and glvo U3 somo re
lief. Whv. It will mt nn bid nfloi-
awhtlo that wo dAro not uso our cellars
for tho storage of goods; tho water rises so
rapidly that It docs not glvo us a chanco
to remove nnythlng. It cost mo $o0 to
clear tho placo out When It was IloodoJ
Lcforo, and It will cost quite as much
this time. Nono of tho water camo
from tho street dltcct all from tho
sewer, and there Is uo posslblo way of
stopping It when It onco begins to rise."
Messrs. J. B. Bryan & IJro. nro deal
ers In choice family groceries, at 003
Pennsylvania avenuo, whero they hn'vo
been established sluco 18 10. They havo
always been great sufferers from overy
largo rainstorm. "It gets worse nnd
woiso," said tho senior member of tho
firm this morning; worso and worse
overy year, nud 110 doubt If something
Is not dono It will result In our having
a pcimnucnt pond In tho collar. Wo
wero lloodcd again this tlmo, as wa havo
been many a tlmo before, -but wo'U
never get used to It. Mr: Scott Is going
to sue, ch? Well, ho has tho best of
grounds for doing so, nnd I think the
Government Is llablo for damnges if
only a test caso is made. Four ynavrf
ago wo entered suit for $10,000 for
damages sustained by us for a number
of years past. Our tounsol postponod
the suit until he had settled other mat
Icis just then engaging his attention.
Before tho caso was called ho died, and
tho lawyer who took chargo of his
business followed hlin a few months
later. So wo abandoned tho suit,
though r still think that wo had a clear
"What would you suggest as a
"I think tho only remedy that Is
proctlcablo Is tho removal of tho Long
Bildgo and nlso raising tho Avonue.
This lnttcr was tho Idea of Alexander
Shepherd, and If It had been carried
out several million dollars would havo
been saved tho piopcrty owners of iho
city. This will yet havo to bo done;
this constant Hooding of cellars and tho
destiuctlon of vnlunblo goods has gone
far enough, ir tho Government weio
mndo to pay largo damages n time or
two they would seo that It would bo
cheaper to removo tho jauso than to
pay. Tho sewer draining this section
must bo half filled with debris, It Is
almost useless for tho purpose, and I
think tho fact that tho water rises
higher every year is sufilclent proof
that this Is tho case." Nearly overy
merchant nnd piopcrty owner in tho
vicinity suffered, nnd all of them aro of
the opinion that tho sower Is defective
and should bo repaired.
"Tho sewer draining that part of tho
city suffering most from lloodcd collar
Is what Is known ns 'lido-locked,' "
said Captain Lusk of tho Engineer De
partment this nftcruoon; "that Is. tho
tidoebbs and flows in them. Thoy
ulvo moro or less trouble everywhere
Tho ficshet of two weeus ago
may have left 111010 sediment than
usual, when It receded, and this may
possibly bo tho causo of tho trouble,
Men aio to-day engaged In examining
Iho matter, and In n fow days wo will
know the cnuso that led to tho Hooding
of tho basements. It Is tho rulo to clean
out theso sewors every second winter,
and In about six mouths thoy will be
Not Opposed lo rorolKii I'rorcisorn.
A statement was cabled from Homo to
tho Now York Timn of Sunday that Cardi
nal Gibbons Is opposed to bringing from
abroad tho professors for tho now Catholic
University ucar Washington. Tho article
stated that tbo Cardinal was such a
thorough American ho was uuwllllng to
admit foreign professors. A gentleman
veiy near tho Cardinal aud thoroughly
acquainted with his sentiments was asked
alout tho article yesterday, lie. replied
that tho statement that tho Cardinal was
opposed to foreign professors was not only
false, but absurd.
To Cnulmys struck liy Lightning.
Di'iiUQUf, Ia., July 3. During a hoavv
storm jesterday afternoon two boys uainoJ.
Corbctt and Bennett, who were hjajlnir
cons In tho outskirts of tho city? took
rcfuga 111 a barn. Tho building was struck
by lightning aud both hays wcro Instautly
Killed. Tho storm was tho severest for
jears, blow lug down trees, Hooding cel
lars and washing out streets.
lottn Wins tlio Diamond Scull.
I.0MqK, July a. Vsotta, tho American
champion, beat Illackmoro, tho KngUsli
sculler, by thrco lemjtbs to-day In tho dla
moud scull raco at tho Hculy regatta.
Mr. I'ctor Hepburn of this city Is In
Loulsvlllo supciluteudlng somo work for
tho lMectilc Light Company,
Colonel 8am Elliott of Kentucky, who
has been hero slnco tho 4th of March, re
turned to his homo last evening.
Dr. William bowman of Louts County,
Ky., who has Just beou appointed United
States Consul at Tlon Tsln, China, took tha
oatliotofllcoyieterday. Ho will start for
Ktutucky this afternoon,
Hon, Itlchard J. Ilartman ot Ohio, who
lcars such a great resemblance to Tim
lljrucs, tho appointment clorkot tho Treas
ury, returned to tho cltr yesterday from
Columbus and Cincinnati, where ho had
been lu atteuduueo at tho Itepublloan con
vention nt Columbui.
WASHINGTON, WEDNESDAY EVENING, JULY 3,
THE PRESIDENT'S TRIP.
Uo Leaven Now York nt 10 o'clock
Nnw YoitK, July 0. Picstdent Har
rlson and party, consisting of Secretary
nnd Mrs. Noble, Adjutant-General L.
A. Barbour, Lieutenant Mason of thd
Nnvy Dcpaitmcnt, ClareucoW. Bowca
nnd Colonel Elliott P. Shcpard, left the
Fifth Avenuo Hotel this morning nt
0:!)5 o'clock, and wero driven to tho
Grnnd Central Depot, whero tho 10
o'clock train on tho Now Haven ro.vl
was taken for Woodstock, whero tho
party will bo tho gnosis of Henry C.
Bowcn of tho Independent for tho
Fourth. At tho depot Secretary Tracy
joined tho President. A stop will bo
mado nt Hartford, whero tho President
will visit tho Stato Capitol.
General Harrison nnd party reached
tho Grand Central depot at Oil.1;. Tho
PrCStllpilt. Willi fi V lliiwnii urnllrn.l
.through tho waiting-room to tho plat-
uuu, nueiuiiu wns loineu uy ocnaior
Hlscock, Colonel Elliott 1 Shcp
ard, Colonel Erhnrdt nnd Joseph
Chontc. After a few minutes'
conversation tho President was
cscoitcd to tho car, which was
In chargo of Conductor Sarlos.
Among thoso In tho party and
on tho platform wcro Congressman
McKlnloy. Justice Miller, W. E.
Stakes, Secretary Tracy and wife,
John F. Salisbury and wlfo, Dr. Hnycs
Ward and wlfo. Henry C. Byrno nnd
wlfo nnd Miss Byrne, Will C.trter nnd
wife and General Barbour. Tho train
left at precisely 10 a. 111.
THE THAXTON DISASTER.
First Itcportn or tho Acildont Woro
LvNciiuuito, Va., July a. Tho rail
road disaster near Thaxton's yesterday
morning has cast n general gloom over
this city. Seven coaches In all were
wrecked and burned. Tho I033 of life
Is still estimated at from thirty to forty,
but as the bodies of nearly all tho dead
wero burned with tho wreck, this is
only an estimate. Tho following Is tho
list of the killed and wounded ns far as
ascertained up to noon to-day:
Killed Pat. Donovan, engineer; Charles
Bruce, fireman; J. W. Lhisay, train dis
patcher of Hoanoko; Summond, postal
clerk; Hopkins, express agent: A. M.
James, traveling cuglnccr; John Kirk
Patrick of Lynchburg; J. W. Ileal aud J.
w. Steed, both of Clovclaud, Tenncsseo;
Nathan Cohen of Hoanoko, Va.; Dennis
Melon of ltoanokc, and a llttlo nleco ot
Mrs. Thompson of Staunton.
Wounded Captain Ford, biggago-nus-tcr:
Rowland Johnson, conductor; E. L.
Dubary, superintendent of tho eastern
division, Norfolk nud Western Railroad;
V. C. Gla6S, tirnKcmau, Mrs. Judgo L. l.
Thompson, Staunton, Va., hurt badly;
Miss Hattlo Canlngton, Bishop
Wilson of Daltlniore, cut ou breast
end badly Jmilsed; J. D. Tanner
of Lynchburg, -Vo., Joseph Goldberg
of New York and I'. T. Dexter, seriously
Injured; Mrs. It. U. Powell of Marshall,
Tex., shoulder ana back hurt; Mrs. Inez
Sparkman of Marshall, Tex., hurt Inter
nally; Robert 1). Goodfcltow of Roanoke.
It. 1'. Johnson of Roanoke, Va.; It. V.
Mat tin of Chattanooga, Tcnn., seriously
hurt; M. D. Tcmplo of Chicago, eorloualy
Injured In back, nud J, A. Youujr of Rad
ford. SUMMER iZHCAMPMDHTd.
Lute Orders Issund Ily tho War Do
purtuicnt. The regular troops oolcrod to tako part
In tho summer Instruction oxeiclscs at
Mount Gretna, l'a., In company with tbo
Fcunsjlvaula National Guard, aro tho two
troops of cavalry at Fort Mver. Va., and
Ibrco light batteries Turnlmlt's of tho
Third Artillery, Cufhlng's of tho Fourth
Artillery, and lluiickle's of tho Fifth Artil
lery. After tho termination ot tho Joint
encampment tho rcculartroopswlll remain
for further Instructions.
Captain John R. Myrlck, Third Artillery,
has been detailed to attend the cncarapmo.it
of tho Delaware National Guard at llrandf
wlno Springs, Del., during tho week com
mencing July 17.
Tho Major-General of tho army has ap
proved ttio projects for field operations to
toko placo during tho present summer In
the Department of tho Missouri, tho I'latto
and Dakota. Tho troops at Fort Lowls,
Co)., aud Fort Leavenworth, Kan., havo
becuexccptcd from taklug pjrt. .
Concmnugli Valley Again Deluged.
Johnstown, 1'a., July 3. Tho Couo
maugh Valley Is again dohigod with water.
The rain which begau falling last evening
btlll continues and tho mountain streams In
mauy places aro out ot their banks aul
sweeping things beforo them.
Tbo terrific lightning frightened tho citi
zens almost out of tticir senses and tho
peals of thunder shook tho mountains and
vallo)s, causing dead IkhIIcs to como to tho
surfaco of tho water In tbo Conemaugh.
Tho Conemaugh Is still rising and all
communication Is again cut oil from Johns
town proper. The new brldgo crectod last
week by Lieutenants Patrick and Recso Is
tent doublo, and will probably leave tho
phra beforo evening.
At noon the ralu was still pouring down
and tho streams continue to raise. Many
families aro preparing to Uko to tho hills.
Tho thrco companies ot mllltla aro cut olt
from communication with their supplies of
Trouble eminent by 11 ISooster.
Somo tlmo ago Alfred Shaw brought to
tho Police Court's attention a ctowlng
rooster that Inhabited tbo back yard ot his
next-door neighbor, Talbot C. Slurry, at
J12 F street. Thereupon Mr. Murry had a
fourteen-foot fenco put up, excluding tho
light from Mr. Shaw's lower-story windows.
Mr, Shaw mado his complalut to tho l'oltco
Court and Judgo Miller this morning flood
Mr. Murry $10 nnd told him to tako tlio
fenco down. Ho took an appeal, howavor,
declaring that ho would not tako the fenco
down unless bo had to, and If ho had to ho
would build a three-story houso all along
A New Way or Collection,
Thomas Sttothers wns tried In tho I'ollco
Court this morning on tho chargo ot steal
ing a pig from "Samuel Lawsou. Sir.
Bt rot hers claimed that it was an olTort to
collect a pig by criminal process. Tho pig
wns locked up hi ono of the colls of tho
I'.lglilh Product Station Houso last night,
aud made night hideous by Ids protests
against tho Incarceration. Tho caso was
Bishop Lambrccht of Ghent la dead.
Iho Norwegian Mlulitry has resigned.
Tho World's Sunday-school Convention
opened nt London yesterday.
A replica of Bartholdl'sstatuoot "Liberty
Enlightening the World" n 111 bo unveiled
shortly at Pans.
Rugglcrt's fireworks factory at Aubcr
vllllers, flvo miles uorth ot Paris, was do
6troj ed 1 estculay by an explosion, aud sovou
pwons wero killed,
A sailors' boardlng-houeo keeper lu Liver
pool has becu lined 5 for furnishing bogus
seamen to tho Whlto Star Lino steamer
Adriatic, Betook paupers from thowoik
house, Ciesscd them lu sailors' g.uband
shipped t Ik m as ablo seamen.
In tho Houso ot Commons yesterday a
message was received from tho Queen ask
ing for an extra provision to 1'iluco Albort
Victor aud Princess Victoria ot Prussia
on tho occasion of their marriage. M. la
bouchcro Intimated his purpose to oppose
Tho young King Alexander was anolntod
at8altchar,TJervla,yc8torday,bytho . tro
polltan Michael, assisted by tho chief & 'lo
slasts of 8cr.vla. Tho Klug attorwarV "o
viewed tho troops. M I'orslaul, tha h
slan Minister, was present at tha ceremonies.
MRS, HARRISON'S TRIP.
Sho Xcivtcs Willi Iho Whllo Houso
Ilnbles for Doer l'nrk.
Pilvato Secretary Hnlfoul received
callers nt tho Whlto Houso to-day lu
tho absencoof tho Piesldcnt, but was
compelled to cut tho audiences short, ns
ho was making arrangements to go to
Deer Park to spend tho Fourth of July.
A special car was placed at tho disposal
of Mrs. Harrison by tho management
of tho Baltimore nnd Ohio Railroad
Company, and she left tlio Whlto Houso
Ibis nftcruoon to jolu her daughter,
Mrs. McKce, nl Deer Park. Dr. Scott, tho
nhlto Houso babies, Secretary Hal
ford and the nurses comprised tho
party and they will, with tho exception
of Mr. Hnlford, rctnolu In tho moun
tains for tho remainder of tho summer.
As soon as he can put his affairs In
order Scciclaiy Halford, with his wlfo
and daughter, Miss Jcaimctto Halford,
propofco to go to tho scasltora for tho
heated term, although It has not been
decided whether tho party will locato at
Capo May or Atlantic City. Ono of
these places, however, will ho chosen.
HOT AMY WORSE.
Still Somo around for Hope lu Mau
rice Adlcr'n Condition.
A report was current this afternoon
that Maurlco Adlcr wns very much
worse, at tho point of death, lu fact,
and this rapidly grew ton report that
hojvadcad. Thoicport grew out of
tho tact that nbout 1 o'clock ropes wcro
stietchcd across the squaro of II street
In which the wounded man lives aud
whlto cloths waved "no tlioioualifnrn"
from tho rones. Naturally everybody
concluded that Adlcr was much worse,
as this had never been dono before.
But It was really dono to keep tho
Foiutli of July nolso and racket
as far from tho sick man's houso
ns possible. It Is cxpcclcd that tho
lopes with their whlto Hags will keep
tho Bmall boy with his firecrackers far
enough nway so that their racket will
not disturb tho wounded man's quiet.
Really, young Adler's condition was
more encouraging to-day, Inasmuch as
flint-.l Ifl .n nt.nnnn fn...l. ..... . 1
...w.w ,9 iiu intuitu iui uiu wurau, mm
every additional day that devclopcs no
unfavorable chnngo Is encouraging.
His temperature Is a trlllo over a hundred
nnd one, his pulse 00 nnd his general
condition practically unchanged. Ho
Is ccitalnly no worse. Opiates aro still
used to glvo him tho required amount
of sleep, though tho pain nnd Inflam
mation about his wound nro uo worse.
Mr. Adlcr, Maurice's father, slid this
afternoon that his wounded son has
giowu but little, If any, thinner slnco ho
was shot. He has lost scarcely any flesh
at nil. It Is certain that so long as tho
young man ictains his strcngtli ns ho
docs at present and his general health
docs not suiter any moio thnn It has as
yet, he Is In no immediate danger of
THE L. A. W.
Second Day or tho Meet at Ilngors
toun Marred by Itnln.
HAonnSTOWN, Mr., July a. Tho sec
ond day of the annual meet of tha
Lcagtioof Amoilcan Wheelmen Is. as
yestcmmrrcj tir-uecaMuunl -suov.
ers; but according to Iho oltlclal pro
gramme, tho start was mado for Antic
tarn Cemetery, at Sharpsbutg, at 8
o'clock. Tho lun wns not pleasant, the
rains having converted tho roads Into
mud puddles. Arriving nt Sharpsburg
they went through the cemetery and
had all tha ob'jects of especial in
terest pointed out. This afternoon
n special train carr ctl about
200 of tho cyclists to Pen-Mar, whero
tho various spjrts and pleasures will bo
prolonged until this ovculiig. A lantern
rnrado will bo held to-night, weather
permitting. Tho regular parado of tho
meet will take placo to-morrow morirV
lug, tho races (n tho afternoon, and tfio
festivities will closu In the evening with
a musical smoker nud fireworks. Tho
youngest cycler hero Is Marshall Wit
helm of Reading, Pa. IIo Is 7 years
old. Tho oldest is W. 11. Morrow of
Ada, Ohio, 51 years of ago. IIo Is a
Tho l'ort Washington (Jump.
Somo fifty olllccrs of tbo D. C. N. G. met
at bcadnuarl era 'last night, and General
Ordwny talked to them about tho arrange
ments for tho camp at Fort Washington,
beginning tho Bid, nnd lasting 8 days. Tho
rations will bo furnished by tho Quartermaster-General's
Department. Each company
will bo allowed two servants. No excur
sionists will bo allowed Inside tho fort en
closures. Tho cost ot tho encampment
lll ho about $10,000. Department clerks
aro allowed leave with pay to go Into camp.
Captured bv Major Cnrtor.
Ixmanai'oms, Isn., July '3. Major
Carter, chief ot tho United States Secret
Service, this district, with tho asslstauco ot
several olllccrs, yesterday captured "Doo."
Johnson, "Hoxlo" Moou aud L. S. Ash
croft, three ohl-thne counterfeiters, who
havo served several terms In tho peniten
tiary, Thoy aro charged with being mem
lers of a largo gang ot criminals that has
been circulating spurious money lu Indiana
A Houso of Doluntloti Noodcd.
Robert T. Arlow was In tho I'ollco Court
to-day, charged with threats, IIo had boon
smashing furniture, and It was thought
that ho was crazy, ills caso was continued
until Saturday. Prosecutor Armcs sug
gested that thcro ought to be a houso ot de
tention. At tlio UoloU.
E. T. Warner, Lexington, Ky., Is at tho
J. II. Chandler, Illinois, and M. Roauo,
Boston, aro at tho Normaudlo.
Gcorgo H. Ackers, Pittsburg, and Jamos
Green, OaUlaud, Md,, aro at tbo Hotel
E. J, Davenport, Minneapolis, Minn.;
Gcorgo Jory aud W. A. Hull, Now York,
me at tho Arlington.
V. F. Hcrulg, tho woll-known politician
of Now Orleans, arrived hcru this morning
and registered ut Willard's.
John It, Carlelou and W. II. Carleton,
Columbus: A. James Appleby ami J. C.
Carplcs, New York, aro registered at tlio
T. 11. 1'. Stewart, Toronto, Canada; D.
C. VVaddell, Ashevlllo, N. C; William
White, Jr., ritUburg, aro at tbo Itlgws
C. N. Anderson, Detroit; J. M. Ulddcll,
Clnclnuutl; C. L. Furbush, Now York; Dr.
S. T. llcalc, Gcrmantown, l'a., aio at Wll
laid'e. J. W. Peterson, Cincinnati: James Bnjly,
Sidney, O.; L. 1), Winston, Virginia, and
G. W. lli'e, Richmond, aro at tho Howard
J. II. Ramsey, North Carolina; Gcorgo A.
Kulpht, Texas; Edward L. Smith, Atlanta,
and D. 11. Fletcher, Chicago, aro at tho Met
ropolitan. G. F. Preston, Detroit; John Bassldy, St.
l'aul; Rov. T, 0. Dashtoll, Richmond; 0.
W. Hall, Chicago, and E. C. Roots, Indian
apolis, aro at tho St, James.
G. A. Walker, Richmond; James II, Nutt,
Youiipstowu, O.: F, L. Goodalo, Brooklyn;
N. J. Kltchcu, Trenton, N. J.; Hou. E. W.
Wilson, Cbarlcstou, W, Va.; J, L. Reod,
Pittsburg, aro at tho Natloual,
Thomas O'Gorman and Most Rov. J,
Ireland, St. l'aul; 0. Brunswick and Mrs.
K. Kabok, Now York; L. Loduo aud
family. Tampa, Florida; A. G. Iladllck and
wife, Wheeling, W. Vs., and W. A. Foster
ana w rjosiou. aro at tuo r.nnut,
OFF FOR NEW ORLEANS
SULLIVAN AND HIS FRIENDS LEAVE
Hn Snys That IIo Docs Not Hco How
Kllrnln Can DcTunt Him Tho Latter
leave Iliillliuoro for tho South This
CiNci.s-NATr, July !). Tho Sullivan
party left Cliicluiintl by tho Queen nnd
Cresccut lino for Now Orleans nt H:'il
this morning. Sullivan's spcol.il, ono
of Mann's boudoir cms, tlio "Lucta ill
Lammcrinoor," was nttnehed to tho
icarof tho train. Sullivan camo somo
tlmo beforo tho hour of departure, hav
ing had an early breakfast nt tho Bur
net House, rushed to iho car and
secluded himself from public gaze.
About fifty local sports and mcu-nbout-town
gamed admission within tho
depot gates, nnd acted as a guard of
honor until iho train pulled out. Tho
man who sells Sullivan badges did
qiilto n lively business, nud tho cham
pion's fnee, pilntcd on whlto lib
mm, tuloincd tho mnnly breasts of
many of his ndmlrcrs on tho
plntlonn. Tho train contained
vciy few passengers outsldo tho
Sullivan party and regular travelers,
nmong tho latter bplng several ladles.
John McCormlck of tho New Yoik
Sun Joined tho party here. II?rn'
Wcldon of thu Cincinnati En'uircr, B.
B. Johnston of the VommcrtM-Oiiittlf,
nnd George A. Shlvcs of tho Evening
Pott, also got aboard. There was no
uciiiunsiraiion as ino nam pulled out.
Spcaklug of Sullivan, tho wrestler Mul
doon said: "Ho Is trained for a rushlug
fight or n prolonged contest, nnd ho does
not seo how Kllrnln cau defeat hlin,
slnco Kllrnln has never bceu rated lu
llAI.TIMnilR. Mil .Tllll- !1 Tnt-n '.'It.
rain will leave Baltimore for tho fight
ing grounds nt 2 n'olock this nftoriioou
over tho B. & O. It. R. Ho will be ac
companied by Chnrllo Mitchell, Pony
Moore, Johnnie Murphy, Dr. J. II.
Dougherty or Atlantic City, and a
couplo of others. About if 1,000 was
placed this morning ou tho result of tho
light. Tho most of the betting here Is
ten to nlno lu favor of Sullivan.
FISTS, THEN PISTOLS.
A Ynnlico I'lliorman anil n Canndlau
Ifnvo a Serious right.
ASTor.lA, One, July 3. John Boldt, a
flshermau, who camo hero recontly from
Gloucester, Mass., and John W. Lucas, a
Canadian, yesterday quarreled over somo
salmou. They agreed to sotllo their dis
pute wlthbaro knuckles under Quceiubcrry
rules. After fighting seven rounds Lucas
was "knocked out" by a blow which broko
his Jaw. )Vhcu hn regained consclousuess
ho expressed his willingness to contluuo tho
contest with cither pistols or knives. Boldt
proferrcd pistols, and thoy took positions
twenty paces apart. Four shots wcro ex
changed. Ono of tho bullets lodged in
Boldt's forearm, breaking tho bone, and
onothcr in Lucas' neck. Lucas' wound
proved lo bo fatal, aud Boldt has been
Wlint Michael Duvllt I'nvors.
London, July 8. Mr. Michael Davltt re
sumed g'vlug bls tottinotry befor-i thro.
i nn, v., C... ..,..,,,13 iliurliiulf. " m an
swer to a question Mr. Davltt said ho had
no obectlou to Join any movement looking
to tho Independence ot Ireland, It thcro
was forco cuough to Justify such a move
ment. Tbo witness said that whllo In prison ho
becamo convinced that secret societies
would undo all tho good effected for Ire
laud, aud when ho was released ho con
ferred with tho leaders of tho I. R. II. re
garding tho adoption of an open move
ment. Ho fulled lu his endeavors to win
tho leaders to his opinion.
"Thcro Is a cry lu America against Iho
Clan-na-Gacl," continued tho witness, "but
It Is for political purposes. It will bo said
that tbo members of tho Clan-na-Gacl aro
all cxtrcmo Nationalists."
Attorncy-Gcncrid Webster then read a
ropy of resolutions demanding tho over
throw ot British domination In Ii eland aud
the establishment of au Irish republic. Mr.
Davltt admitted attcudlug tho meetings lu
America when tho resolutions wcro
"1 do not dissent from theso resolu
tions," said tbo witness. "I am n Republi
can by principle. .Mr. I'arucll Is opposod
to a complcto separation, but, It ho secured
tlio passugo of bis measure, I would loy
ally support It. In my speeches In
America," said Mr. Davltt. "1 asked tbo
extremists to fairly try Mr. l'aruell's move
ment." A Ilcfilllltlug Trusteo'H Klllcldo.
Tucson, Aiiiz., July a. Paul Robclllo
killed himself jesterday afternoon by tak
ing poison, and then shooting himself
through tho head. Deceased had claimed
ho was robbed of several hundred dollars
Intrusted to blui. Au examination of the
person charged was set f or yostcrday. Re
bclllo left a letter exonerating tbo accused.
Tbo fact that ho had squandered tho money
himself led to bis suicide.
A II re Caused by UnroloMnom.
New Yoiik, July 3. A Are tilts morning,
caused by tbo cureless dropplug of a picco
of lighted paper among somo inllammablo
material lu tho busc'ment of tho fancy
goods lltm know n as tbo Palais Royal, at -t
East Fourteen' h street, caused a damugo to
the 6tock of $35,000 and to tho building ot
5,CC0. Thcio w cro somo sixty employes In
tho building at tbo tlmo tho tiro was discov
ered, but all escaped.
Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Hai.ti.mouc. Ml)., July 3. Dr. Henry M.
Hurd of Michigan has accepted tho position
of superintendent ot tho Johns Hopkins
Tho pollco boat will bo repaired at a cost
of iftCO. William Ci mberlatid will do tho
Thomas Henry, colnrod, was couvlctod
to-day of assault on John Tennoy with a
Kulfe, aud was scnteuccd by Judgo Uradloy
to a) car In Jail.
Mr. Frank Pearson will appear In "II
Trovatoru" next week at tho National for
tho llrst llmo lu Washington slnco his re
turn from Europe.
Tho Commissioners have Informed tho
Washington Gaslight Company that uo
funds aro at their disposal to purch.no tho
water meters In thelrposscsslou.
John Stewart was sent to Jail for six
months by Judge Bradley to-day for steal
lug carpenter's tools from a houso that was
being built by Thomas B. Hurklii.
The Oldest Inhabitants' Association will
meet, according to their time-honored cus
tom, to-morrow morulng to hear tho
Declaration of Independence read.
Marriage licenses wero grautcd to-day to
Jmncs T. 1'calo and Jessica A. Nixon;
Calvin Winston and Henrietta Carter;
James Morcland and Augusta R. Fowler.
Joseph L. Hupp, a joung whlto mm,
was held for tho grand Jury to-day for
stealing a borsofrom tho stublo of Frank
Hume, In tho rear ot 015 E sticct north
west. Ills bond was fixed at $300.
Gcorgo Gordon of South Washington
was fined $53 by Judgo Miller this morning
for sbooilug at Mattio Fields, with whom
ho had been quarreling at the corner of
Fourth aud N streets northwest. Ho was
gUcu 103 days hi Jail lu default ot pay
ment. A Fourth ot July basket plcnlo will bo
held at Judgo I'clfiam's place, Oxcu Hill,
six miles south of Washington, ou the road
to Fort Foot. Tho picnic Is under tho
ausplcles ot the Brldgo Committee for tho
construction of bridge from South Capi
tol street across tho Eastern Branch to
OIIE OF THE CROWD SQUEALS
Kunrc, Who Wns Indicted on Satur
day, lleglns to Weaken.
Chicaoo, July !). Tho Tribune thh
inoi nlng says; John Kuuze, tho young
German who was Indicted Saturday for
complicity In tho Croniti murder,' has
Rqucaleil. Thcio can bo no doubt on
that polul. Captain Schucttlcr had a
two hours' talk with lilm at tho North
Halslcad Sticct Station yesterday after
noon, nnd ll Is repotted that Kutizo
confessed his share In tlio great con
spiracy. Tho Captain Is loth lo glvo
any part of ICuu7e's statement, lo the
public without verifying It, becauso ho
fears thai In Kunzc ho may find n Gcr
innn edition of Woodruff. State's At
torney l.ongcnecker for somo reason or
nnothcr wns (pilta Iwppv last evening.
Perhaps ho hcaid of Ktinzo weaken
ing. Ho nlso had good news from
Winnipeg. Gcorgo Baker lelegrnphod
that tho prospects for tho cxtiaditlou of
Martin Burke were qullo fa vornblo, and
that n prnllmlnaty decision ou that
point will be tendered to-day.
THE HEW DISTRICT MARSHAL.
Daniel M. Ransdcll, tho new District
Mnrfhnl, has taken hold of his work.
Hu Is becoming acquainted with tho
Starthnl Daniel Jf. ilamdcll.
foico that will be uudcr him. Ho is still
tit tbo Hlggs House, but expects to go to
Attorney-General Miller's house. Ills
family will not como hero until next
fall. Ho expects to join them soon on
their return to their Indiana home.
TROUDLE ON THE ISTHMUS.
San Fiiancisco, Cat,., July 3. A
steamship arriving from Panama yes
teulay brought tho news uf n probable
outbreak of hostilities between Nicara
gua and Costa Rica over tho Nlcar.igtnn
Canal. Tho correspondent of tho Pan
nma Star and Herald, nt Managua,
writes to that paper stating that tho war
party had control of the Government
of Costa Rica, and an Invasion of Nlo
nragua wns urged unless an Indemnity
was paid for carrying tho canal In
tho Man Junii Rivrr fnr sixty Ulllc3
land was at one tlmo decided by treaiy
to belong to Nlcnrngua, but tho treaty
will bo violated. Tbo Costa Rlcan
aimy Is much larger than that of Nica
ragua, and tho troops have recently been
equipped with the most Improved anus
from Kuropc. Mnnaeua Is greatly ex
cited as troops have liecn massed on
the Costa Rlcan frontier. An Imme
diate advance Is feared.
WILL 1HD1CTTHE ROAD.
Tho druml Jury Tnkinc; lip tho It ill
way Hidings Caso.
Tbo Government will proceed aga'nst thj
R. & P. Railway Company by Indictment,
charging them with maintaining a nuisance
lu leaving cars across tho streets. Tho caso
was brought to the attention of the grand
A llnir Million Dollar l'iro.
IUiixr, Idaho, July 3. Most of tho
business portion of Ibis placo was burned
jesterday. Tho only structures savod wcro
ono hotel, two llvory-stahlcs, ouo lumber
ord, ouo grocery store, ouo salooji and ono
dry-goods store and Frlcdcnhall's lire
nt oof bouse. Tbo loss Is placed at $300,003.
Tlioro Wns no Cloud llurat.
A i.toona, Pa,, July 3. Tbero Is no truth
whatever lu tho dispatches sent outlast
night regardlug a cloud burst near this city.
A heavy rain prevailed for two hours, but
uo damage ensued. Tbo Klttanliig Point
reservoir was lu no danger, and passenger
tralllc was but slightly Interrupted.
ol'ony" Mooro'H Conlldoncc.
Baltimoiic, JulyS. "Pony" Mooro ar
rived hero last evening. Ho Is confident
that Ktlraln will defeat Sullivan uoxt Mon
day, but says that It Sullivan should
happen to win, ho (Mooro) will Immediately
chaflcngo Sullivan to fight Charllo Mitchell
for 1,000, or as much moro as ho desires.
Conorut News Nolo.
Delegates to tho Constitutional Coavon
tlon aro arriving at Bismarck, Dak.
Prisoners In tho penitentiary at Jollct,
III., have sent 1,300 pounds of bread to tbo
starving workmen at Braldwood.
Trulus on tbo Pennsylvania system re
sumed running south of Balmlmore yester
day, tbo flood damage having beou re
paired. Cougrcssman "Sunset" Cox, who was re
ported seriously HI, Is In perfect hoalth,
aud will deliver an oratlouat Huron, D.ik,,
Fred. Blombcrg and Tom Horjf, farm
crs, living llfteen miles northwest ot
St. Htlalre, llliin., wcro killed Ust Satur
day by lightning during a thunder storm.
Tho hearing ot IVInulpeg for tho extra
dition of llurko was icsumod jesterday,
counsel for tbo latter luterposlng every
sort of technical objection to tho lupilry.
At Boston yesterday, lu tbo suit ot tho
United States aeatust tbo Bell Tolenhnnn
Company, tho united States granted av
motion tor iuo appointment ot au ex
aminer. Llzzlo Hawks, aged It years, and Mamie
Haw ks, aged 8 years, wcro yesterday kllle 1
liy lightning whllo In asHlngou tho farm ot
John Hawks, about thrco miles from Lock
port, N. Y.
All tbo old chiefs at tbo Lower Brulo
Agency, Dak,, aro steadfastly oppoiod to
tboSlouv bill, but their Influcnco Is more
than counterbalanced by tho young aud
Tho Baltimore authorities have remltte 1
tbo lino imposed on tbo mall collector for
driving through a market with bis mall cart
during market hoi'us ou Saturdiy last, aud
will not Interfere with htm in tbo future.
Tho Indictments against George Haywood
Cnipenter, formerly presideut of tbo Brook
sldo Knitting Company, who was charged
by a Now York Arm with Issulug spurious
shipping receipts valued at $313, havo beou
District Attorney Fellows of Now York
does not believe that tbo new Canadian
Extradition law Is retroactive, and will
not attempt to get any ot tho boodlo Al
dermen back uudcr Its provisions until tho
Eugltsh courts havo passed upon it.
Women worked hard at the polls at Euu
Claire, Wis., on Monday In the election for
members ot tho Board of Education, but,
notwithstanding their opposition to candi
dates alleged to represent Roman Catholic
uiieresis, me uiier were eiecica.
PRICE TWO CENTS
THE EXPERIENCE OF LORD AND
A r.ondoii Crowd 1'nll to ltccoanlzo
Iho l'rcmlor nnd Hnvo Uroiit run
In Oil lug lllm Sorornl Umlmriin-liif-
Incident or tho Day.
London, July 3. Lord and Lily
Salisbury received rather disagicciblo
treatment to-dny at tho hands of a Lon
tlon mob. It wns tho occasion of tho
reception to tho Shah at Guild Hail
A brilliant prorcsslon passed thrudi
Ibc streets on tho way to Guild Hill,
lull wcro tho Prlnco of Wales wli
tho Shah nnd n number of royal per
sonages, members of the Cabinet an l
diplomatic corps and many other no
table people. Tho homos alone: tho
routo of tho procession were draped
with r.ags ami banntrs, and thu
slrccts wcro lined with columns
of troops through which the royal pr i
ccs) lon passed. Tho streets wero filled
With tlCnnhi Tlin !rni,tfn. n.i.l T.i.l.r
Salisbury, starling late, found that ")
Shah had pa?scu tho grand stand Thu
milk" of Iho tioops biokc, nnd tho tin
.('Stmtnpd rrnwils rnntnltur tlin oIm.Ij
completely blocked travel 'for the time
Tho Premier's carrlago wat tiblo t i
only very slowly, nnd simply crawlci
along until Cheapsldo was reached,
where It came to a complete standstill
The occupants of tho carriage wcro un
known to the crowd, hut, a'llrauled by
Lord Salisbury's official uniform tui
sightseers determined to havo sinie fun
at the expense of the belated oltlclal
Banter nnd humorous allusions
entertained tho crowd for mime
time, greatly to the Premiers un
uoyance. finally a pollco olllccr
managed to find and bring to the rcfiio
a body of troops, which relieved tho
Premier from tlio ciiibai rasslng position,
and escorted his cnnlago to Guild Hall.
Hero tho Premier wns 'forced to enter
as an ordinary visitor, nud the pollco nt
tho doors stopped him until tlio da
lectives following explained who ho
was, when he was allowed to enter
Tho Kngllsh friTlIo Vnn.
Caiiio, July 8. Tho Egyptian troopi,
under Colonel Wodebousc, have had a hat
tlo at Arqulu with tbo Dervishes and de
feated them aud put them to rout, Tho
Dervish loss In killed and wounded Is re
ported to be 600. and that ot tho Egyptians
only seventy. Two English olllccrs wcro
wounded. Colonel Wodehouso Is pursuing
the flj Ing Dervishes. .
Tho dervishes attempted to effect
lodgement ou tho river bauk, and Coloucl
odebouso forthwith advanced upon them
with a field force. Tbo dcnlshcs stub
bornly resisted his attack, but after they
bad lost two guns they began torctroit.
The battlo extended seven miles floug tha
river bonk, tho dervishes retiring north
ward foot by foot. Moro lighting Is ex
pected. FINANCIAL AMD COMMERCIAL.
New Yonu, July3. Money23i)crcout.
Exchaugo 6tcady; posted rates', 4S7(n)
4S0; actual rates, 48014?U for sixty day
and46SJ4S31 for demand.
Governments steady: currency Cs, 119 bid;
4s, coupon, 12j bid: 4Js, do., 103J bid.
TlioiVallngs In tbo stock onrlnf ihU
-i.j - ---.-,. y moil, uuioi-
mlucd attack on tho grangers, and during
tho first half hour theso stocks wcro qulto
fictly 60ld. Tho selling then qulctod duwu,
and at tho end of tho llrst hour tho market
settled down to Its normal condition.
Thcro was decided weakness at the open
ing, and the first prices wcro ifj)J per
cent. lower. Rock Island and UurTlngtoii
wero exceptionally weak.
Tho llrst named declined 2J per cent, and
tlin latter 1 i per cent. Atchison, St. Paul,
Northwestern and New England woro all
active, but neither of them declined mora
than a fraction. Tho sugar trust was t!o
feature of tho trust stocks. It opened at
1101 against 120J last evening, and thoa It
declined at a rapid rate to 112. There was
a eubscqucut recovery lo 117. The levl
trusts wcro steady at about 3J,
and tho cotton oil was strong.
Rock Island recovered to 02J, but later lost
part ot tbo recovery. lu tho hour to uoau
thcro was less activity, whllo tbo market
was steadier, excopt for Erlo preferred,
which was very weak, and declined 1) per
cent. At this writing tho market Is about
steady, at a slight decline from last night's
Tlio Now York Stock SInrkot.
.Tbo following arc tho prices of tho New
York aud Chicago markets as reported by
special who to C. T. Havenucr & Co..
021 F street northwest:
D. L. A V..
I. M. S. S..
It. A W. l't.
Del. & Hud.
L. it N
M., K. A T..
N. Y. Ccu.
Am. Cot s'd
A tch A Topi
ll A Top
, B A Q
Tlio Chicago siurkol.
Open. Close. (Open CIojs.
wheat. poiik. I
Jul- S3 82 July ..Jll 41 111 M
Aug 7S1 Tbj Aug.... 11 5.211! 5t
Sept .... 78j 7Sf Sept .... 11 Sildl OS
cons. I uuu. ,
July MS 3.1) July.... 0 30 ' Ti
Aug 35J 355 Aug .... 0 to i 0 -k.
Sept .... 80s 33 Sept 0 02)' 0 V.
July 23 22J
Aug 23f 03 J I
Sept .... 22j ttij
Wnitilncton Mock llxchuiio.
Miscellaneous bonds W. A 0. R It,
Co., 107; Masonic Hall Ass'n., 10, W.ua.
Market Co., 109; Wash. Market Co., liui
bonds, Os, 120; Wash. Lt. Infantry, 103,
ash. Lt. Infantry, 2,1, 70: W. Gas Lirht
Co. bonds, 121; W. Cas Light Co 0011 ll,
Natloual Rank Stocks Rank of U.kU
Ingtou, 3C0: llauk of Republic, 2 J3 Met.j
lolltau, 210; Central, 210; Second, 170,
Fanners and Mechanics', 171; Citizens'.
130; Columbia, 140.
Railroad Stocks Washington and
Georgetown, 200; .Metropolitan, 180: Co
uinbla,41; 'Japltoland North O Street, 40.
lusuronco Stocks Firemen's, tOl; Frank
lin, 44; Metropolitan, 74; National l'nou,
19; Arlington, 170; Corcoran, 03; Colum
bia, 151; Gemian Amerlcau, HO; Potomac,
WHS Rlggs, S. I
(las aud Electric Light Stocks Wsi'i
IngtoiiGas, 43i; Georgetown Oas, 40 l 3.
Electric Light, 03.
Telcphono stocks Chesapeake and Puli
mac, Ml: American Graphopuono t ?'
Miscellaneous Stocks Washington M.ir
ket Co., lb; Washington Brick Ma htn
Co., 205; Great Falls Ice Co, Hj Hull
Run Panorama Co., 21; Heal Etm Title)
Iusurauco Co., 1231: Columbia Tin In
nuance Co., 01; National Sato D't oslt
lliilldliiK t'ormlt liuuoil.
building permits were issued to-day at
follows! Sfrs. A V. llrown, one brlclc
dwelling, 523 Ninth street southeast, t
cost W.200; George W. Cochran, 0110 brick
dwelling, 11)13 Fourteenth street northwost,
to cost t.s,ooO, I. W Wilson, ouo brlclc
duelling, 310 0 street southeast, to coit
I-oenl Wenthor l'orecait.
Light rain Wednesday aud Tliursdtv:
stationary iTuperatutv, followed Thursday
by coolc syutawesterly wind.