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NEWS OF THE MORNING.
In New York yesterday Government bonds were
quoted at Jtfl for 48 of 1907; 102* for 5a of 1SS1;
109 i ! r 4Js; sterling, $4 83& i bi^; silver ban-,
Silver In London yesterday, 62 3-10; consols,
»7j ; 5 Per c nt CuiUsd States bonds, ICSJ ; if,
111}; 4js. nsj.; ; ;■•
lii San Francisco half dollars are quoted at i die
count to par; Mexican dollars, EOJ buying, 911 sell-
At Liverpool yesterday wheat was quoted at 9s
4.1(i<0- 8d for average California.
11 niog stocks opened quiet hi San Francisco yes
terday Bwrning, and prices were generally lower
than on Saturday. Cvi m Consolidated declined *1,
»i.d cloted still lower. The assessment of SI was
•dded to OpUr, but the stock fai!ed to carry it.
Mrs. Skaggs was accidentally shot last Thursday
near Stnta Pau'.i, Ventura county, dying Sunday.
The Dietnct O -urt which opened at Olympia, W.
T., yesterday, will be ca led upon to try five divorce
The Xcvada State Fair opened at Reno yesterday.
The recent hca\y forest fires which raged near
■ rortlaDd, Or., did great damage by destroying
fences, cordwood, e'c.
The dwelling oi James Forman was destroyed by
fir, *t Milwaukee, Or., Sunday night.
The price of real estate la improving at Victoria,
The first annual fair ever held in the Black Hills
closed at Deadwood, D. T., Saturday, after a week's
The ci'izcus nf Deadwood, D. T., celebrated on
Sun Jay thß first anniversary of the great Ere at that
A mulatto ravished an estimable lady near Gray
eon, ilo., Sunday, and was caught and hanged by
citizens shortly after.
Henry Pohl was stabbed to death in a St. Louis
jrrojjgery Sunday nUlit, while quarreling over poli
A strike of spinners is thra'.cncd at FJI River,
The nc\t ran-Prcebyterian Council will be held at
Belfast) I'vliml, in 1834. j
The Democrats of the Second Distrii t of St. Louis
l.aye nominated Thomas Allen for CoflgrtMß,
The Irish-American Republican t'onveiitii n met
at Saratoga yesterday.
The Alameda Republican County Convention met
at Oaklaud yesterday, and urc.it enthusiasm was
The Dank of England yesterday Eold £30,000 in
specie for Xew York.
The celebration of the l.'Oth anniversary of the
nettkmcnt of Daltiniorc pruiuises to be an unp.teing
The boiler of a thrasher exploded near Princeton,
Colusa couutv, yesterday, killing or Injuring twelve
The Yosemite Commission met in San Francisco
Yesterday, and organized by the election of George
C. Perkins, President : W. 11. Jlills, Vice-rresident;
Dr. 11. C. Brigcs, Secretary and Treasurer; Colonel
J. P. Javkaon, W. H. Mills and I. \V. Rajmond Ex
ecutive Committee. For Gua dian of the valley, J.
11. liutchiss was Bc'ected.
Five men wei c drowned near Halifax by the up
■trlHlll of tw > lioata.
The murder of Lord Mountmorris caused a great
sensation in Dublin.
All fears of a failure of crops are dispelled in most
parts of India.
Clarence Gray, who killed Thaui'ore Glancey at
S;uita Barbara, has been committed to jail on a
. charge of murder, without bail.
Eight bodies were taken from the tunnel at Jersey
City yesterday, only four uf which could be identi-
The suit of Jessie Raymond surainst Senator Ren.
Hill, tot seduction, was dismissed yesterday in the
District of Columbia Supreme Court.
The Democrats of the First Dist (San Fran
cisco) have nominated General W. S. Rosecrans for
Congress. ; v '. ~t,-x
A fund is being riissJ in San Francisco for tbe
family of the en^iuevr, William Brown, wbo lost \,U
life i.i the accidenl at Oaklaud Suiid;iy.
The trouble in New Jeney between the Standard
Oil Company aud Pennsylvania Railroad Company
THE MURDER OF MR. GLANCEY.
The sketch of the murderer of Mr. Glan
cey which we publish this morning shows
that liia victim had ample justification for
the strictures which the Domination of
Gray g*ve rige to. It appears that he is,
what Mr. Glanccy called him, a man of de
cidedly bid character ; a brawler, swash
buckler, slanderer and lawbreaker. That
such a man should have been nominated
for District Attorney was disgraceful to
the Republicans of Santa Barbara, aud Mr.
(ilancey, as an upright member of the
party, and ai a public-spirited citizen and
journalist, was entirely warranted in de
nouncing the nomination as unlit, and in
appealing to honorable Ile2>ublicaii9 to
combine against it and defeat it. The
presence of such a man as Gray — if that be
his real name — in the position of District
Attorney, would evidently have been most
damaging to the interests, not alone of
tho party he represented, but of the com
munity. And we do notheaitate, in thelight
of tbe facts, to express our opinion that the
men who c want of principle and moral
cowardice and weakness procured the
nomination of this notorious ruflian, are
indirectly responsible for the death of Mr.
Glancey. They knew that Gray was
utterly unfit for the position, but for the
sake of such dirty work aa he might l>e
capable of performing they were willing to
sacrifice both the reputation of the party
and tho iuterests of the people of the
county. It was unquestionably in the line
of Mr. (ilancey 'a dnty to rebuke this dis
creditable nomination, and it is evident
that he merely gavo expression to senti
ments which every right-minded Hepubli
can and citiz -n of Santa Barbara shared
with him. Mil taking off wa? a brutal,
cowardly and atrocious murder, and it is
vital to the good repute of the community
in which the crime was committed that the
punishment of the assassin should be ample
A letter from Plakted was read at the
Tammany meeting the other night, and it
suggests several perplexing idta«. JJr.
Piaisted returns " thanks for the invita
" lion to be present at your ratification of
..- " the victory of our plain people." Now why
shoal 1 the Democrats ratify a. Greenback
victory, and why should I'laiated, who was
a Republican before he became a Green
backer, feel grateful for Democratic in
dorsement? Either the Greenbackcrs are
or, they are uot a distinct party. If they
are, then it is evident' that their
vioturits are cot Democratic vie
- toriei. If they are not, then it
is time the distinctive title 'was
dropped, and the two organizations were
merged. Again, if the New York Democ
racy believes ia its own honest money
platform, huvr can it consistently rejoice
over the success of the dishonest money
programme of the Greenbackeis? It is
quite impossible to accept the Democratic
. and the Gieen backer creeds together. One
demands henest money. The other de
mands fiat money. Thero ix then fore BO
point of contact between them. Yet the
New York Democrats not only rejoiced
over the Greenback victory, but Senator
■ Bayard thought the occasion appropriate
for lecturing the Republicans on sound
financial piinciples. In the face of
luch shameless and gross expressions of
contempt for all principle and conviction it
is not . surprising that the Democracy
•hould bo accused of having abandoned be
lief in everything but spoil?, and that the
Greenbaekers thoul J 1*) accused of being
only a Democratic side-show. And since
■ facts are far more trustworthy than word.",
these opinions of the relative standing < i
tho two part e», or the one party—which
ever the public choose to call them or it —
are more than justified. ;, ; .~,
HE CANNOT BE TRUSTED.
An attempt i 3 being made by some eo
cillcu "independent"' journals to create :
the impression that though fraud and force .
are being employed in his behalf all through j
the South, yet General Hancock has no
sympathy with these practices, and vrould, if
he were elected, put himself in opposition
to them. Of all the positions taken by !
Democratic advocates this appears to us to ;
be the weakest and most irrational. A j
striking specimen of the kind of argument ',
referred to occurs in a recent article in the
Chicago Timtg, which sets out by demon
strating the wholesale character of the
Alabama frauds, aud showing conclusively \
the truth of all that has been published j
concerning them, and then proceeds to \
argue that General Hancock ought not to J
be mistrusted becauseof the lawlessness and
brutality of Southern bulldozers and ballot- ;
box stutters, but ou^ht to be taken at his
word when he declares that " the right
" to a free ballot is a ri^ht preservative of j
11 all rights, and must and bhall be main- j
" taiaed in every part of the United
" States/ and when he says : "It is only
" by a full vote, a free ballot, aud a fair
" count, that the people can rule in fact as
" required by the theory of our Govern
" ment. Take this foundation away and
" the whole structure falls." Upon this the
Times solemnly observes : " Whatever
" ' Eolid-South' Democrats believe, most
"people in the Northern States believe
"General Hancock will, if elected, act in
"accordance with this declaration, and
" that of his party platform. He has been
"in the service of the nation ull his life,
"aud i 3 known to be a loyal and law-abid
" ing man. It is not to be supposed for a
"moment, therefore, that, if elected, he
"will permit the foundation of our Gov
-11 ernmeiit to be taken away, and suffer the
" whole structure to fall, if it is in his
"power to prevent it." We cau only
characterize this as nonsense. If there is
any one thing plainer than another at the
jut tent moment in American politics, it is
the fact that the " right to a free ballot"
has already been repudiated and denied
throughout the South. From this it follows
that General Hancock's dependence is not
upon " a full vote, a free ballot, and a fair
"count," but upon the forcible or fraudu
lent suppression of the franchise in the
S juthern Stat< a. In accepting the Demo
cratic nomiuation he declared his entire will
ingness to take the Presidency as the spoil
of fraud and force. No other interpreta
tion can possibly be placed upon his posi
tion. He knew that the hopes of his party
rested upon the solidity of the South. He
knew that without the 138 Electoral votes
of that region his canvass would be idle.
He knew that these 138 votes could not be
honestly obtained. He knew that if they
were obtained it must be by such frauds aa
have already been practiced in Alabama.
He knew that he never could be fairly
elected to the office he sought, and that if
he secured it the victory would not repre
sent an expression of the will of the ma
jority, but would be a triumph of outrage
and dishonesty, and a monumental de
feat of republican institutions. All this was
necessarily involved in General Hancock's
acceptauca of the Democratic nomination,
and it follows that his letter of acceptance
was and mu3t bs regarded a3 an act of
brazen hypocrisy and utter cant.
The people of the Northern States are
not idiota, and therefore they will not
pin their faith to the declarations of a man
whose whole position gives the lie direct
to his professions. No more impudent
piece of humbug has ever found its way
into political literature than Hancocks
snuliling pretense of veneration for the fr<>3-
Jom of the ballot. Underhis circumstances
the utterance of such language was an in
sult to the intelligence of tho country. It
was a sermon against theft preached by a
highwayman ; a dessertation on brotherly
lore by a border rulilian ; an argument in
behalf of monogamic marriage by a Mormon.
And the answer of the South to these
lofty declarations shows how thoroughly
the significance of Hancock's attitude is
appreciated by his supporters. That
answer was the Alabama frauds. Tliesc
frauds are established as facts of history
now, but is there any hint of remonstrance
or protest from General Hancock? No;
he i 3 silent as the puve on this
pregnant illustration of the difference
between the precept and practice of
his party. And he will continue to
lie silent, for when ho consented to be the
candidate of the Democracy he well knew
that hia only chance of success lay in the
free employment of just such political
methods. There is no exaggeration and no
prejudice in these words. They are the
just inferences from his position. We are j
bound to draw these inference?, and to point |
out the worthlessness of the wretched soph- '
istries by which it is sought to persuade j
the American people that a candidate who
coolly and deliberately agrees to accept an j
oiiiou which he knows can only be won by
gross fraud, is himself honorable and trust
worthy. The piercing light of Truth can
not be dimmed by these false pretense?.
I No man who accepted the Cincinnati nomi
nation cau by any . possibility be worthy
the confidence of tlioie who believe that
"the right to a free ballot is a
"right preservative of all rights," and
thn: a party which trample* on the
suffrage is a public enemy. Facts are in
finitely stronger than words, and facts
prave that Hancock is ready and willing t >
steal the Presidency. He is responsible
for tho AUbama frauds, for he has con- \
doncd them. He \3 responsible for all the j
bulldozing at the South, for it ia lxin^
| perpetrated in his interest. If he is made j
Presideut— for he cannot be elected—he
will be the representative and exemplar cf
Mexican politics. And if l.c is successful hu j
will assuredly concern himself no more
abottt the freedom of the ballot at the \
South than he does to-day. From a man ;
who i* notoriously and obviously willing to i
sacrifice tho very foundations of free gov- j
crnment to his personal ambition, nothing \
can be expected but that he should be the j
abject tfiol of the lawless elements of I
whose outrages he seeks to m»ke stepping- <
stones to power.
THE MOUNTMORRIS MURDER.
Lord Mouutmorris, an Irish landlord,
has been murdered in the usual cold
blooded and brutal manner which ch»rac-
Urizes that class of asfassi nationi". The
emmon allegation is made, that he was on
bid terms with his tcn.-int*, though it is
well enough known that no Mich explana
tion it Deeded to account for half the
agrarian murders which have occurred in
Ireland. The effect of this crime will nat- i
uraily be to hinder the progress of all i
rational modes of adjustment of the issues ,
in controversy. The Lind league is said |
to have disclaimed all complicity in the
murder, but as a matter of course such a !
denial lias no signitisance, while it will be j
rexarktd a) singular that a meeting of
the League was held near the tccno of the j
crime on the same day. These aesa-'sint- |
tions outwei«h a (.-reat deal of stump oratory
and florid gush, and they disgust and
alienate those whose pymrathics might
otherwise be enlisted on thn side of the
struggling tenant*. They justify, or seem
to justify, resort to harsh measures on t!:e
I part of the Government, moreover, aud
| they persuade a great many people that !
| lawlessness is the true cause of Irish dis
content. Unfortunately the intemperate
language too frequently used by Irish agi
■ ta.tors appears to hint at just such meth
! od3 of getting rid of obnoxious landlords,
I and perhaps the fault is less with an ig-
n orant peasantry than with those better
■ instructed demagogues whose reckless sug
gestions frequently sow the seeds of crime
i in tho breasts of their auditors.
THE CAKLAND WHARF ACCIDENT.
The accident to the special train carry
! ing tho First Regiment, on the Oakland
I wharf, barely escaped beiDg a catastrophe.
' The train had very fortunately not passed
' off the tilled portion of the wharf, aud so
I the engine alone broke through and fell
i into the water. A very important demon
j stration of the value of the air-brake was
given on this occasion. ' With the old
fashioned hand-brake it would have been
impossible to stop the train quickly, and it
could not have been handled at all from
the locomotive. The presence of mind of
the engineer however impelled him to put
on the airbrakes instantly, and although
his devotion to duty perhaps caused the
sacrifice of his own life, it saved the pas- |
sengers. Another lesson of this accident
i 3 the utility of the gigantic filling-in ope
rations now being prosecuted by the rail
road company. The solid wharf here
probably did very much to prevent loss of
life. The lesponsibility for the accident
does not appear to be as yet definitely
placed, though it i; intimated that the
switch was properly open. The fact that
this is the first accident of the kind that
has ever occurred on the long wharf at
Oakland shows that there is no lack cf pre
cautions, and that the regulations are such
as to atford security against anything but
culpable carelessness, which of course i 3
possible in all human actions.
THE SANTA BARBARA TRAGEDY.
In the current news of the day is a cir
cumstantial account of the murder of
Theodore Glancey, the editor of the Santa
Barbara Prets, by one Clarence Gray. It j
appears that the latter had been nominated
by the ltepublicau Convention of that
county for the ollice of District Attorney.
Glancey, editor of the Prett, commented j
on the untitness of tiii.-s nomination, Ue
declared in substance that it was a nomina
tion not tit to be made. When the first
unfavorable comment j appeared in the
Prest, Gray met Glancey and threatened
, that if any further unfavorable comments
appeared iv his paper the town would Dot
hold them both. When the Becond criti
cism appeared Gray soon afterwards met
Glancey, and on inquiring if he was the
;■ author of the unfavorable comments,
shot him fatally, the latter only
living a few hours. The comment ot
Glancey on the nomination of Gray
touching hi 3 fitness for oifice, for greater
exphcitness, is here quoted. Referring to
the question pending in the Supreme Court
as to the possiiile tailure of county elec
tions this year, Glancey said : "Not the
least of thtse in this county is the fact •
that the Itepublicans here will ba relievid j
of the in cessity of defeating their caudi- j
I date for District Attorney. The uomiua- j
i tion was disgraceful in every respect, and j
while it is extremely disagreeable for j
I earue3t Republicans to take Bach a course
in a Presidential year, there is' no differ- j
ence of opinion among those who have the
gcod of the parly at art. They are con- ;
viuced that all such candidates should be
beaten and Republican Conventions taught, i
■ if they do not realize it already, that, the . j
i decent people ot Santa Barbara county j
will not submit to having the officers of
the law chosen from among the hoodlums i
' and law-breakers."
There is nothing in this criticism which
jan honest editor might not legitimately
make. If it wa3 just it wa3 what ought
to have been said. If there was any error
of inference, an invulnerable mau would i
I not be hurt by it. Adverse newspaper \
; critici;in does not often hurt a candidate ;
I who is tit to be nominated. But it is very j
i damaging to these who are not fit for office.
Many a candidate of the latter sort h is buc
cecded in obtaining a nomination. Hs has
button-holed delegate*, and by untiriug
persistence has succeeded iv bringing
| over a majority to 1113 tupport. That is i
just the way bad nominations are made, j
Most of the corrupt candidates creep into \
' office through Nominating Conventions j
i which exact pledges that ail the nominees j
! shall bo supported, both good and bad — an
I obligation which might r-.quire the support
'of a horse-thief, eounteneitcr or a mur- !
! derer, if there was no opportuuity to review ■
! such selections an 1 expose their unfituess. i
When a man seeks a nomination he puts
, his character in istue. It is a legitimate
■ subject fur discussion, so far as it relates to ■
I his litness for office. He challenges the \
judgment of the public touching his fitness i
for the place. It is the legitimate business
of the press to discuss these qualifications,
aud if it is known that the candidate is un
lit for the position, to cay so in language
which cannot be mistaken. But in going
to this extent there is DO warrant for hit- j
| ting below the belt, The family matters of j
| the candidate, wl,o his relatives might be !
!or their antecedents, are not legitimate |
I subjects of comment. * * * It does :
not appear that Glancey went ; be- ;
yond the limits of- an honest aud j
! conscientious journalist. He believed
1 that Gray was aa unfis man for
I the office sought, and itated the grounds
of his belie!. If Giay had been really a I
| law-breaker he was not fit for 80 responsi- I
I ble an office as that of District Attorney.
I A conteni|K>rary cites numerous mttanoes
i of Gray's conduct, which go to dhow bis >
; itter unlitners for ti e (I.ice. The crown- ;
! ing instance is that he confronted the juur- '
i nalist who had done his duty to the public !
I by declaring his uttitnees, and killed liim.
jit was a singular illustration of Santa j
Barbar* justice that the slayer, who will
probably be called to stand a tiial for mur
■ der. was allowed to go on the nominal bail
:of $5,000. The victim in this ■ instance
-1 was a man of excellent character, well
known to the newspaper profession as a I
, news and business agent— a man who had j
i served t.is country with honor in critical
| time?, and who j was serving the public '
i honorably as the tditor of a local paper.
He stood in the way of the election of an
unfit man for office, and was assassinated
for that'ecrvice. "*"' '* " '.*': : * The
' license' of the press can always be re- |
j strained by the prompt enforcement of the ;
| law. Bat wholesome j criticism touch- ;
ing the fltnißS Of candidates ought !
I not to be icstraiued. The more un- !
j lit candidates l.tilly and threaten and go
| up ai.d down tho Streets with \ istols and
l>lmi_;< the more resolute and lixed
' onght t,. l« thepsrpoM of every honest edi
j tor to make a thorough txposnre to the ;
I public <>f their lack of proper qualihdtio'is. )
j That ia the just province of the local
journal. Bad men will not like it. ' They
want the statute of limitations to run
against their record so . effectually that
nothing th ill be tuid about it. It is better i
i that now and then an honest editor thould
' be killed in the discharge of his duty, than
| that public irh'ces should swarm with cor
i rapt men. •' Look at the local recoids of j
Merced and Kern counties, ; where a long;
list of county efficera have been indieUd, j
including one or n:oie udges, and omitting j
one or more who ondit to have been in
dicted. What other way i 3 there «>f arrest-
I ing such who Wale corruption in office than
by the pr«mpt exposure of unfit candi
' ditcs? Glancey did his duty at the cott of
j his life.'- He has insured the defeat at l>-ast j
i <-f one bad candidate for office ; but his i
• life wax worth too much to himself and to ;
; his family, to s»y that the ] üblic hna now j
I no duty to periorm. — [San Francisco Bui- (
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I «H»v*l!R'fi GurcKiion or |Tar. l<-r cauffhi «nd ;
j col.la. BBaatlw no ollilM or utriu;otits. ihe b«*t
; pri .ti.m mil fur cMMrc-n.
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HvXVKKS C,K,li .-AtIRADI CITTKKS tnUCJIM the
i right B]*>t ia dy«pep3i&, c n.Btip»tioa *ud liver coin :
I!a««kk's Cascaka Sasuoa Bimu for habitual
TA3T XIOHTS DISPATCHES TO THE RECORD- j
■ ; -.'.- UMGN.
ITEMS OF POLITICAL G 2 SSIP.
A relegation cf lew York Shippers Call
on HaococS. ;
PASSESiCEKS ronnti WEST i;y K.UL.
Convention of Irish-American Bepubllcass
at Saratoga. ■
A KOM3TER LYNCHED BY CITIZ KS IN VISSOURI.
Additional Proceedings of the Pan-Presby
. terian Assembly. ,'
MISCELLANEOUS FOREIGN HEWS ITEMS.
■ - ' m'
Montenegro Asking for Time In Which to
Complete Her Aimamen'.s.
Etc.. Etc :;:..... ...:.eic.
Irl>li-Amor'r:iii Brpubllrnn Convention.
■ Sauatuga, September 27th. — The Irish-
American Republican Convention met to
day, with John L. Henning as temporary I
Chairman. Various comn.ii.tees were ap
pointed and a recess was taken.
Saratoga; September 27th. — Iv the after
noon a permauent organization was effected.
The platform : of principles indorses in its
entirety the platform of the National Repub
lican Convention promulgated at Chicago in
June last.. The members of the State Com
mittee were instructed to enroll all Iti.-h-
American Republican voters ir. their respec
tive Assembly Districts. Speeches were
then made aad tie Couventon aojoarned.
The platform contains this passage :
The Republican party, in forcinjr protection for
Americ.u industry, is cnti'led to the cratiui c and
tamest sup nrt ol every Iriib-Americail in the land,
as no people have greater reason to dread the evi.s
which the Democratic doctrine of. free trade, if
j once adopted, would brim; U|-»m thtmselves and
■ their f^ititilies. In this connection, Iri-h-Amer:cui
I citizens, without regard to party, are earnest); im
| plored to consider ciluily and carefully this vital
| ouettion, remembering that at the present h.mr the
i aircnta of Kntrl .ml are traveling throughout the
| Western States, circulating ipecioosly-Wmten docu
ment! and expendini; Uriiiah gold in their desperate
tff'irts to secure the election of a Democratic Presi
dent, pledged to ihfurce the tariff for revenue on!y,
I and which, if accomplished, will enable that party
| to flood our markets with the products <f p u[>er
i labor, and will compel American worki-iginen to
; engage in competition with the iil-fed, ill-clad and
1 poorly-paid laborers of Europe.
! llnncotk Ill»hly Uonorril. Veiy Glad nud
Miu-ii I'll il. ■
.New York, September 27th.— delega
ti >n of fifty gentlemen connected with the
: shipping interests of this city went to Gov
! eruor'H Island this morning to wait on Gen
eral Hancock, in order to present an address
and offer co-operation and support during the
coming campaign. lv reply. General Han
cock Baid : '• I am v?ry highly houortd by be
ing waited upon to-day by representatives of
! the various branches > f the shipping iuterest.
j I am very glad to riceive the address you now
preeeot me. I am much . pleased at . your
visit, if it only be that it 1 has shown ' me the
details of au organization that I was not pre
vii.H-ly familiar with. I was fearful yester
| day that I would not be able to meet this
• delegation to-day, in consequence of indispo
: i-ition, and I am very glad that I have been
i able to meet you." The General then s , was
| iutroduced ; to the Rent'cmeri' composing the
Baacoch I.nsr* a Vole.
CHICAGO, September 27th. — The Times
pays : Two men quaneledrin a St.: Louis, ;
groggery last. tiieht over political -matter*.' ■
One wanted to bet the driuks' that lhr !
fourths of the crowd present were iv favor of
Garfield. Hancock'* adherent consented, and
taking up the ballots announced that they I
stood 11 for Haucock aiid 2 for Gaitield. i
I other man said the count was fraudulent, a:. I
that his opponent in g.iit'g behind the returns |
I made the re?t:U in favor of Hancock. Knock
| downs followed, ai.d in the .'nit-Ire Hancock
| lost a voi->, his supporter, Henry P.ihi, fulling
j dead with a loi g kniie iv his tide. Thiee
men have been arrested. ..... ....
\ The IViiHCssi-e Siatr liond Case.
Memphis, September 27 ih. — A private cis
pat:h from Judge Stanley Matthews to R,
T. Wilson, in New Yoik, says that Judge
Witbry, before whom the Tennesste State !
bond caws against the railroads were tried, j
decides that neither foreclosed iior uoa-fore
closed roads are subject to any lieu in favor of
bondholders, and dismisses the bilb in all
cases. These were buits instituted by the
holden of Tennessee State bonds to h»id the
railrnnds of the State liable for a portion of
tbe State debt.
Tlir Tronb!c In .Yew Jersey.
Bayosse < 'itv, September eh. Saturday >
ni"_ht the Standard Oil Coiii])auy'd pipes were j
laid as far as Newark, when the tcesa of oper- i
ations w..s changed- to the I\-mis>lvai,ia Rail
road bridge crot-sii'gths Hackensack river.
Tije Priiiisvlvatiia Kailr >ad Cnmpauy, Ending
that the object of the Standard Company was
t'i counect their C>>niiiiunipaw works by pipes
with the Kiie Railroad, refused t<> permit the
pipes to r>e Uid acri'Bs thtir bridge, tearirg
tli.it the biid^e would be captured like the
Central Railroad bridge at Ceuterville. The
approaches to the bridge have been spike d,
and the Pennsylvania Railroad tujiboats aie
out protecting the bridge by playing Mtreams
of water ou the Standard Company's pipe
mcn. In this city the pipes cross the tracks j
of a dummy railroad, uuu-ed but o'vnca by
the ' Pennsylvania Railroad, 'lhe Standard
('.unpany'd police are guarding the cio-si j
to-day, fe.»iing the pipes will be torn up by
the Pennsylvania. Company. Henry Cad
merp, of Center ville, shot by belligerent pipa
m'-ii Wednesday mortiin?, has commenced
suit against the city und Standard Oil Coaj
Uuu Cel*o (ii-z.ir Slorcno Ilrnrd From
WABBIS«TON, Stptrujber SC'.h. — Celso
Ciezar Moreno, late I'rime Minister to King
Kalakua, has arrived, and has inserted iaoae
of tlie Sunday i.ewi-papvrs a p»id advertise
ment of his |*culiar virtues. Ueiasis's upon
Mitli^ter Comly's immediate recall. J He fays
if the Government does not call Comly home
he has still . ii fluence enough with KtiUkua
to have the request Comly retirement. }
Kx-Minister Moreno, attiibute* »11 the trou j
l.les in the. Sandwich Inlands to the praying j
of mis-ionaries. I Theie men proy on Sunday
and tradf on week tiays. According to the
distinguished friend of the King, the misoion
aii^s take everything they can lay their
1b- I'nn-rrcsliylcrlun Aosrmblr.
rim.MjrLi'HiA, ' Septembtr 27ih. — In the
Pai.-Presbjtenan "Assembly this nu rning
there was a hiiinted rti-cuiwion over the , re
l>ort of the Business Committee that it was
inadvi.-able for the Alliance to apjxiint dele
gi.trs to the h »iist Ceiuncil at L'iud in
in xt year, as nquested, because the Consti
tutiou of the Alliance does not .'provide for
tho reciprocation of Mich correspondence.' I
Finally the whole sul j et was recumn.itted. ;
The B»me committee recommend that the i
next Coui.cil of the Alliance be btld iv ISB4,
and at Belfast, Ireland, '.Adopted. r . >_;'-'
Tlie llni!.«iu Kivir Tunnrl D.naster— Hote
.Terset City (N. J.), September 27th.—
The woik at the - tffhurl was resumed this
mornin,' with an extra gang of men. They
commenced cutting away the iron plates of j
the tunnel, which prevented the JoweriDtr of |
the caisson. liy C o'clock this evening that
was accoiip!ish--d, and the cii-sm was low
ered t«o feet, when ei«ht bodies were d's
covered aid shortly after. taken out c,f'the*
caisson, and from th«>re to the morgne. ' Of
the eight four were identified as the remains
of Bryan Sheridan, Juima Creavey, Tnomas
Bornes and Michael Broderick. It wa-<
impotitible to identify the remainder. '■■
• ; Mr-H»!iril-i:<ninil I'axi nu.r«.
Omaha, ' Septunrwr 27 ih. — The f.illo.iing
through paFfengfrs were on to-day's train,
leaving at 12:15 P. M., to arrive in Sarra
mento Ootnher l3t: J. A. White ard wife, |
San Jos* 1 ; Mrs. D. McKay and two children,
l'.itlaud. - Or.; ' J. 1 * Benh«y<>r, R«v. A. G.
Lines, Dr. ? I. ' DeL. 5 Msmleville, O. O,
Wheeler and . wife,' J. P.. Stanf -id. three
children and riur«e, San Vrancif : Robtrt
llii gpr, Mrs. Rofalie Vater, . G»<>rce Va
ter. Dresden. (Jerniany ; .1. H. Snlliva", A.
C. Homan, U. S. A.; L>. K. Sykele, Wash
invton, D. O. * '■.- ■'■' •■.,.
| Forty through passengers left on Saturday
night* emigrant train, to arrive in Sacra
mento October 3d, and 43 last i i. lit, to arrive
October 4th. •.;:-/.-;■;"
Tbe llnwgnl* Fxpoillllnn.
Washikcton, Seutenitier 27th. — Captain
Howiiate lias oidered the Glenarn to return
to ;, W I'hington. He : rzpeuts [Ac will fwil
from St .TohtiK, N. F.'j today. V The i xpprli
ti">n h»3 been «bard"i.< d fi.r this season, but
Captain H-iW^ate prrposea to repeat the ex
]H.riir.tiit in the *priii(f. .; . . ', -
> : 'jl Brnfal Crlmr Promptly rnnlOird.
PI.ATT.«Bi'KO * (Mo.) * Srptember • 1 27th —
While Mrs. Wion, the wife ;i f , B'DJamin .
Winn, a lady of reh'Qen ent tnd high tociil
po-ition, was returning , home on ' horseback ;
froui a visit to friends near Grays 'n 'jester-"
day, the vn» ' s»iz-d ; by a man, who held her
riding habit tightly around her he«d, dratr_ r eil
her iato a ravine ' near. by and :'. brutally rav-'
j isbed her. : A party of neighbors iiu meciiately
I ttarted in pursuit of ; the rie;:tl, overtook and
I hansed him on the spot: The ravisher proved '
I to lie a mulatto, a married man, and a neigh
bor of the Wicn family, i : , ;
Six-ting of f wiiiijiw Called...
I Washi>gti>X, - September -_ 27thl— General '
i Williamson,' I Commissioner of the I General j
Land Office, has called a meeting of Surveyors I
Grneral of all the Western States and Ter- ■
ritories, iv Salt Lake City,' on the sth of Oc
tober next. . The object of the meeting is to j
dbcu33 the present method , of making sur
veys, with the view of instituting certain re
forms tendinp to better and . more permanent
work under the present laws.
Circular I«»ucd to , (ireeiilinrkrn : ' by I
Indiasapolis, Septeu.ber 27th.— Follow- j
ing is a circular letter addressed to the I
Greenbackers of the Union by thtir candi- ■
date for President: " ; . : ;
IxuiASAroLis, September -27, 1590. j
T> tlio Greenback Labor Situ Throughout the j
United Sute3 : 1 urgently request thai you have i
Btruck off by the thousand, tc.r circulation in <ach
couuty, lull extracts from Mr. Bayard's }>'ew York '
speech, in which he (w.vs the Dem.iera.ic candidates ; I
fi>r President and Vice- President and the Demo- j i
cratic party are in favor of bb bill to destroy the
r re' übscks", and that they carry out that policy.
Publish the l!i>ard resulu'ion, wiih J full extracu
from his speech," so that the pvople may know ju-t
what it is that the Democratic party at d its caudi- j ;
date* are pledged to carry- ut. Trie i-sue .is BOW j '
fully made up. Let everyQreenbuwker in the Uniuu
arouse himself to the teal »ituatit>ii and brand as an '
infamous traitor to our holy cause any man, with
out reuard to his former »t«m!in,r In our party, who .
mtends to tram>fer uur voters to either of thn old
parties. (Signed). :, sJ. B. WEAVER.
Tisorous Hrsponse lir Weaver. '"',.;
Inmaxapolis, September 27th.— Weaver ; :
i replies to Frank Hutrhes : '"I »ra opposed to I
a joint EUctc ral ticket with the Democrats
in JMaine or the Ke| übiicaEs inAVest Vir- I
ginia, ard ill prevent ouch action in atiy l
section of the Union if within my power. As I
to your Ini-inuatiotia that I am actuated 1 y i
t-iuister motives, 1 denounce you as a slac
.\omln:ttcil for Congress.
St. Louis, SeptemHer — The Demo
crata of the Second District of thia city uon.
inated Hon. Thomas Allen fur Cougrtss this
CiIiCACO, Sept mber 27th.— The Green
backera of the Second District have nomi
nated Chas. G. Dixon Congress.
Xt'vt York I>rtimcr:itlc Stale Convention —
y? '^l; Cathrrinz of the Hans.
Saratoga, September ' 27th.— Xearly Ml
the delegates to the State Ci nvention, which
meets to morrow, are here. The State Com
mittee has chosen Ivufus W. Pockratn Chair
man, and adopted a resolution recommending
that the Cot,vnition add ths following per
sons to ' the State C tmralttee : Augustus
Schell. John Kelly and Ed*ard Knarney, of
New York ; Erastns Cornirg, of Albany, and
Win. Purcell, of llocbester. All except Pur-
Cell opposed Robinson's election last fall. '.
Jessie Knjmond'H 'nil luilict Seuutor
Washington, September 27th.— The case
of Jesbie Riymond against Senator Ben Hill,
in which plaintiff clain.ed $10,000 for alleged
seduction, was dismissed to-day, urder the
rules, by the Supreme Court of the District,
for failure to pri:;t andreoid. Chief Justice
Carter, in dismissing the case, said to Mm.
Loekwood, plaintiff's counsel, that the suit
never ouiibt to have been brought, since the
alleged offense was no ciuse of action here.
7 /.; . rosui SlutistiCN.
Washington, September 27th. — The fol
lowing statement, obtained from Third Assist
ant Postmaster-General Hazen's forthcoming
annual report, shows the | amount of Becond
class mail matte r— newspapers and periodicals
— transported in the mails, and the revenue
derived therefrom, duiing the fiscal year
emled June 30, 1880 : Weight in ton» during
18S0, 30,001 ; increase over 1879. 5,098 tons.
Postage • collected in 18S0, \ 81,220,432 ; J in
crease over 1879, 5122.2C7.
... ; The .i^iitii, Safe Itotihrry.
WaSBIHOTOV, September 27th.— The Si c
ond Auditor of the Treasury has written
Secretary Sherman on the cuhject of the safe
robbery. He says §4,740 iv mon«y and
\ l>ond?, including interest, have been missing
I from the safe tiuce December la»-t. A thor
i ough investigation has establishe 1 the fact
that the funds have be^n abstracted by
. ! Charlei F. Herring. Auditor, who died No- '
| vember 29, 1879. There i< no evidfnee that
a single dollar of the missing f ui'ls belonged
]to deceased Bo'diern. O;i the contrary, the
bul k . of . it . coiisi-ted of bonds , taken from
soldiers at the ; draft rendezvous in 18GI and !
18C"v as Frcurity against their desertion. A< |
neiti.er the money nor bonds Inve been ci'ittd
for the soldiers from \. horn they were taken
become bounty -jumper*.
<rnii'ial Cro»kc<liiCHH nt New Orlr
■ New OBLKAMB, September 27th. — .fames'
Oliver Wright, Cashier of the late C:\il
Sheriff Gauthreaux. has been arrested, charg
ed with the mbtzzlemeut 0f J83,000 in trars
fpr claims due the city, ai:d valued at 830,
--000. lie was al-o he.'l to answer a charge of
havini: connived iv the embezzlement of
824,000, converted by the late Civil Sheriff
Ganthreaiix to his owu use. ,
ICrlrkK In Excbaase r»r G»1<1.
.Cincinnati, September 27th. — William
Sly, of Nicliolasviile. came to the city to day j
! and exchanged $3 500 of tour per cent, bonds i
I for gold, puttirg the gold in a valise.' On the
I cars, on his way home, he found | his valise
«-xchaiiged fur i ne containing three bricks.
There is no clue to thy robbers, r, -
Ccaaakmpen '" Trxsiit.
' Jacksbouo (Tox.), September — This
Dioruing ( immense ewarmi of . grasshojipers
appeared coming fr«m the north, at tim»s
oil-curing the sun. Farm product* near here
aro completely demolished, eveu the cotton
stalks being devoured. .
Silver nitfl Slork*.
Xew Yoiik, September 27th. — Silver bar*,
112}; money, 2J ; Governments weak and
| 1 >wer ;. stocks weak ;• Wes>>rn Union, % ;
Qu:ck»ilver, nj^P.citic Mail, Sl%i Mari
pns 8 : Wellx-r'arg". 1101 ; New ork Cen
tral," 128J ; Krie, . Ji7g : : Panama, «'fferad at
195 ; Union P-icific, 85 1 5 ; bonds. 112 ; Cen
tral Pacific, 72; bonds, ill!; Sutro Tuu
lnel.ll. __^ ■ '
Fout:it..> j»,hi. I
t.'-s'l-li Cralu Tinclr.
London, September 27 ih. — The Mm k Lane
Esprtur, in its leview nf the l'ritir-li grain
trade lor tie pa.-t week, nay*: Th«-ie hns
been le.-x miii, hut the weather was ilu 1 and
i ■'..-inii', aid unfavorable for thrarbinp, which
| has prrvente i ihe OOUiplattop i f tbe barvwt
in the north. In eoiisequenoa of the yield of
wheat in thrashing btin? unequal to any an
tirijntinn, - srlltr.H have lately MUMd ' a
tirn.er altitude, which wis nlsu favored by
the iDivlcriite amounts of imports bs
c»un pared wi'.h -trWe of the opening
of ihe peison. • Monday* advai.ei", d -
spite , tha eral ' ffering-. have been
will maintained, while all descriptions of
old wheat hare aK.iiu Improved. Old red
winters are iiow lic-ld f'r. r >o ihllli p-r
qiisrttr, against I ! shilline.* three wteks a^o.
There i- a general c >iit>iru|>rive demand buth
from town ainl country miilerf, hich i-hows
I how farga nn admixture o! roaod dry wheat
j in nece-sary to utilize the English prowth.
The C ii'ineritnl demand dues n>>t ap
pear t> be satisfied jet. Several car- i
goes of wheat ai d maize off. the
ro.i-t have beet. ti>kcn fur France and
Holland. Arrival* at port* of cill have been |
small. There has been a steady demand for j
wheat for the United Kingdom and the Con- I
tinent, and prices continued to improve, red |
winter rising at sixpence to uinepenof, and j
Australians threepence to tixpei.ee I 'her.
Maize was in fair request, and advance t
threepence. In wheat, for vhipnieut,^ Cal
cutta coiitinuad in gold demand, /and. ad
vanced fully t:xr>«nc<". : Amtrican reds were
more sparitgly itfered, at prices above buyr.
en»' idens. 1 The transactions in maize were
| vfry lin itfd, I?i>r'i y was quiet, but steady.'
| The eales of EogHkh wheat were 52,118 quar
ters at 39< 1 5d i»r quarter, againßt 14 186
quartern at 46V 5 1 p r qnatter during the
B»iue week ol lat-t ytar. * The imptrt< | iut >
the ■ Ur.iied Kingdom duriucr the week end
in,' September 18>h w,re I 820,851 twt. of
wheat and 190.015 cwt. of fl.mr. .
rumen »v lite Blooii»he<l In Irol.mil.
LoMOOV, September 27lh— I'arnMl, in bis
upe^cii at the lan>l meeting a . New RH»_yef
terday, refeniiii; to the murder of Biiyd some
months i a'/o, *aid : " With i reference to the
»ad i occurrence of the shooting of i a land j
agent in thin neighborhood, I wi*h to point
out that a noume to uch methods of pro
cedure in entirely unneceiwary and absolutely
pre< judicial where there is a proper or^sniza
tion amonK the ■ tenant*. i : I believe if Kd
kenny c.mi.ty had been organized young Boyd
wonla = never : have , been ■■ shot, becauge_ his
father, in the fare of strong and orßani2€d |
public opinion,' would m.t hive ventured to
abuse hU rights as landlord.',':' • \ ' V
'. Heeling, or Orangemen In Irelini*. l:\
I><>NPO.v, September . 27th.— A meeting of
500 Orat.tremen : at : Gilford, 1 County Down,
passed resolutions c»lHnit:upon the Govern
ment to nu«|>end trial by jury ar-d other caie»,
and i declarinjr '. that ' citizens of : the United
States Mid other foreigner* abusing the hng.
i pitaiity .of ; the country iby denouncine- the
institutions of the Uuited Kingdom should :
be expelled. %- r: - : ' . v '•/
-> The meetinß of mss«strate« which wia at
tftided by Lord JlonntmorriK jnst preTious to
his death had passed a resolution callinj; on
the Government to adopt coer.a»e measures
iv Ireland. ; -. ' '- -
Xorwuy and 6irn!». -
CoPKiHAOEN, September 27th.— The Sared
; ish aud Norwegian pre?s are hotly <liscu=s"ng
the question ot a repeal of the Act of Unioi>, :
and the establishment of a Norwegian lie- i
public.? The Swedish journals maintain that '
the honor of Sweden i< inrolved, and strong i
measures i-hnuld 'ba emplorfd it neotttaiy.
The relations between the Kirg and Xorwe- ■
: gian Storthing are very, itraarc 1, a l.iree ma
j ni'y having denied tiie Kii.g'o right to an
; official veto. :.':
; Tlii- A!l«v«'il Attempt to Dlow Fp tbc
;' • (tar's Yarlit..
. Losdok, September — The . informa
i tion of the plot to blow up the yacht Livadia
' was received from ] St. Petersburg, aud alt^r
wards from the peaca officers t.f Geneva. ■ The
Nihilists had deputed etnisearies to blow up
the LivaJia," and three individuals left Lou
don a few days ago for Glasgow with two
nitro-glycerine clocks, to be placed among the
j coals, w hich would explode at a certain time.
i Tin- .ts>n*s!nalli>n of Lord Muuntuiori
. Arrr.tt ;on Su«piclon..'J
t . Dublix, September 27th.— tenant farmer
! named Sweeny, under notice to o,uir, h..s
i been arrested in connection with the niurdei
( of Lord Mountmorris.
: Dublis, September 27th.— The murder of
! Lord MountmorrU caused the greatest seusa
| tion in Dublin..' It ij expected the affair will
1 induce the Government to t^ke a decisive
t step " to control the utterances of the land
Tlie Dulrlgno' AlTair— Tlio'AMianinns In
f I-t-IK-tl Illli
Ragi September — The Albanians
I are encamped on the summit if Mount
M&zeural, where they have formed fiv« lines
of intreuchments connected by covered way*.
It is rumored that Mnuntplar Pasha has
arrived in tba vicinity of Scutari.
Only one vessel .if each nationality will
probably go to Dulcigno. ." .«
A trustworthy report is just received, that
jin consequence of tl»e arrival "fa French
I courit-r the fleet will not star for Dulcigno
I for 48 hours.
Gravcsa, September 27th. — Yester.lay the
Piiuce of Montenegro rtceivid official in
formation that an advance to Dulcigno would
| 1)^ regarded as a dtclatti of war. The
Prince of Montenegro consequently has tel
egraphed to Admiral Seymour that he is not
prepared without the aid of the land troop«
of the Powers to attack the Albanians, rein-,
forced Mthey are by the Turkish regulars
and artillery. This step of the Porte must
be regardtd as t-intaiuoimt to a declaration
of war againtt Europe. '
A>liiii; for Tlmr.
Bfhlix, September 27th. — Montenegro ha»
asked for a postponement of action a^Mii-t
Dulcigno beyond Wednesday, iv order that
she may complete her armaments. . '. . ,
Fire oil tbc Water— Barnes Loaded wllli
Uay In I'lanie*.
Pt. Petersburg, September 27ih.— A fire
hroke out to-day among a large number of
barges on the Neva ab->ve the bridges. The
baraef, which were laden with hay. were
broken loose,* and twenty enormous flaming
heaps floated down. (■tream, endangering all
the shipping in the river. The police, how
ever, guided the burning masses clear of ves
sels, aud there was no further destruction.
Candahar, September 27th. — General
Phayre has been ordered to increa his force
to 10.000, which points to the probability of
the garrison j remaining here for the ne.xt few
Simla, September — The Ameer of
Afghanistan expresses an intention of visit
ing India as Boon as possible. All v quiet in
CabuL f .}) r. i :,
G'AXDAHAtt, September 27th.— Two officers
have been arrested in connection with the de
feat of General Burrows by Ayoob Khan.
Simla, Septemb-r 27th.— The defeat of
Ayoob Khan ciused Ameer Aburrahman
Khan the greatest satisfactior, and has had
the most quieting effect on the country. V
v ' Short :'.-.lit!iz-I>rimned.
Hai.ikw, September' 27;h'.— A' Magdalen
lsh-.ii'l dispatch says: The fishing is now
nearly orer at the islands. The resnlta are
infuthcient to maintain the pipulatiim who
look to it for support. Kven now many fish
ermen are without Haily bread.
.-Henry Galliot, Wm. James and John Mat
thew Easman wtre drowned at Grande Pa
sage by the upsetting of a boat. F"ur others
were savtd by clinging to the upturned boat.
Dennis Sheehan an<l Owen Fitzgerald Wrre
drowued near Ragged Island iv tin same
• The ■ upper portion- of Plymouth • Rock,
which laid for 46 years in iront of Pilgrim
Hall; at P:ym mth, : Mass.; vyas yesterday
iiioruin,; returned tmostentatii u-ly tv its
uri-'iiia! pl.ice be&iJe the rock itself.
ii-r At Fall Kiver, Mm , tiie (pinners' 6iai
mi'.tee have decided to recimimeud a strike in
ten or more UiilU iv case wa;w are reduced.
'J'lki tir»t aii nuil fjir ever held iv the Biack
■ Hills cUwi-d at Deadwcod, \). T., Saturday,
after a week's vtry tuccejsful run. ']*te ex
hi bits weie large and varitd arid the prizes
The first anriv^rsary of the Dsadwood,
I>. T., fiie was celebrawd Suuday.
Tbe Uuited States Consul at Lyons,
Fraune, infurmi the Deptrtment of iStatt?
that the cereal crop of France tl.i.i ytar will
aiu'Uii.t ti> 102,000,0; 0 hectolitres above the
average yiell; neveithelesa there will be a
I large demand for American wheat. In tier
! many the cereal crop is a inediicre out; ana
in Russia w>iuewhat of a failure.
The Cabinet liur bitn invited to atter.d the
for'i.ccmirg celtbralion <>f the ulie hundrcrl
a.d tiflieth anniretsarj if the keUleiueut it
Billhnore. Thi ve.-itls of th* navy which
are to assemble at Hampton KuaiN for th I
Hniiii 1! review will he ordered ,to l^alliuiore
t-> aid in the uri'tion.
The li.i' k Kn^laad ye.-tird*y . s.ilj t'.">o,
--000 in upecie for N. w Vnrk.
A dispatch from Calcutta say 3 t!iat nil
fears in rmaid to the failure of erufM are «lis
pelied in moat | aru of India.
THE SANTA BARBARA MURDER.
The details of the murder of Theodore
Olancey, editor of tho Santa iUrhara Prtm,
I by Clarence Gray, a local politician and
lawyer, leave no room for a pica of juatili
citii.n. It was a deliberate crime, and
ehould be punished without the least re
| gard to the position or ]>olitics of the as
sassin. Glaucey, in his Republican paper,
criticised the uomiuecs of the publicau
party for local otlice?, aa he had an un
doubted right to do, and Gray took excep
tion to the remarks regarding himself.
Now, if Gray were an unlit person for the
I important olfice of District Attorney, it
: was only proptr that it Republican i.c«s
! paper should point out the tact aud induce
i the party to m.ike another aud better nor
n inatioD. This v>as what G:anct-y did, and
■ for doing so, not in anything like the
■tivii.; t< rms oue is accustomed to in po
litical warfare, Gray met and shot
I him on the street, after inJulging in a
| tirade if abuse. It does not appear that
(ilanciy was armed, or that ho made any
attempt to assault Gray, whose antecedents
I M ■> strett- brawler and oliooter are of the
! mo9t pronounced character. In this mi
' fortunate business, liowrver, one thini;
! mast occur to impartial observer*, and that
iis this, that if this man Gray had been
I duly punished for drawiug his . pi.<tol am!
I tiring at his antagonists upon previou
j occasions, he would have been less likely
! to use it, as he did. with fatal eff.-ct, on
j Saturday l.»st. The lax administration cf
I the law in criminal cases is one of the jn
i ducing causes of the promiscuous assa«sin
j ations which disgrace this country. With
regard to the Santa Barbara homicide,
while we hope that 'strict justice will be
done, the • history of murder ; prosecutions
in that seotiou certainly does not warrant
us in thinking that! this crime will; ba
adequately punished."— [S. F. Tost, Septen>
ber 27 th. »' >.-■*-, r — V •-. ' • " •' *
;t>- ;,;-».... '".;' " —+- •-. ■ ■
Hasuies'B Gltcsrole op Tab, for coughs and eclda
Sacramento, Sep'emher 27— By O. Haines, Justice
- el the feacf, Thomas t l.illips to Fr.niccj Gt-pliart,
both of Hacramento county.
A'.tiir.ii, September 11— Edward I'ayue to Mrs.
Wraverville, September 19— John J. Laingor to
- Josephine Sii-(jer.
Bodie. >iptiiulitr 23-C. W. MilU to ilrt. I.aura
M. Whipple.% - .-. ■■■ I . -i... '■■ .---- >. *■•
BoMOTille, La«scn ' county, September 19— E. A.
J : Weed to Alice Steven*. ■.,
Yreka, S«pt<nibfr 12— Clarence D. Woods, 3 years,
1 mouth and 12 d*y*.
Near Tehnma, September Infant daughter of
;' D. W. and Uar,tLret Butihiin, 2 d*y». -' -J ! ; .";
Tehama, ScpUmbtr S6— Daniel Mason.
. JPW ;■ ADVEBTISEMENTST"
'The RrllljiUlKntnol Social auil rcnc.il I
Society.— The regular ■ meeting ? will >be held at ,
Pioneer Hall, TuU (Tuefdav) EVENING.': at 8
o'clocic/i - :y '; v :. THi>S. HAMtR, freiudeot. -.
aI. H. Mfrral-, Secretary. :-■ ■^■-Ua-lf ~ : .-
-vA JWOMAX - WHO' UNDEK&TAND3 -D3E3S-
\J\: : / makiu WHO a puniion as feeamstrew, or
m.'ikiu.' ni.lin a piisition an Kenmstrew, nr
> ttitt ct.a>(,'e of a liueu-rooui In a hotel. ' ; Coo-t refer-
encea •' Inquire at No 632 Tenth ftreet,' between
ltndJ.fa'^-a-;^'W J .'v^ - - ■; b2B 3t
\7KTILL '-; SKIL OR TR\DE YOU FOR PART
i if T ii city pn.perty,' a GOOD ; 60-ACKE F\KM,
well impn.ved — Urape», Ktuit, B. n and Wheat—
ciglit mi cs from tlti> city, Dtar Kailroail Stati>ni
For particulars, address (JAKL bTi.OKKL, No 321
J streat, Sacramento. , siB-6t&swli* .:
: HEW ADVERTISEMENTS. I ■
r»flflc l»|vl>>ioii. \<>. ll». Rrotlifrhooil
! cf Locomotive Engineers. — A special m etlng »i i
pi he!d THIS (Tneadaf) EVENING, September 2Stli
; at your hal, to make arran;reme)iU for the funeral
of our Ute brother, \VM. BROWN. By r . or . f :
sSS-lt*: t B. C 1 .1 W. HAN FORD. Chief Eii-ctr.
Rally. Htinibiiian Legion !
THE REGULAR WtEKLY MEKTIVG OF THE
_L Repub'ican Lagion will be held THIS (Tues-
! day) EVENING, at » o'clock, at Howe'* Hall, Sixth
I •trees between X and L. Jlembers of the Execu-
I tive Committ* < are reqoeetad to be present. All Be-
I publicans are respectfully Invited to attena. By
i order of . .C. N. I'OST, President.
t. D. Kvax, Secretary. siSlt
REPUBLICAN MEETINGS !
THE REPUBUCAN CuIXTY CANDIDATES
■ 1 ' will addres-i the citizens of the county at the
I F0150M.......... Tuesday, October i
UNION H0U5E. .....'. Wi-dne* -ay, October . 6
BKIOHTON Thmsday, October 7
HICKSVILLE. .;...' ......Friday, October S |
Q ALT. ..Saturday, October 9
GE UGEToWN Tuesday, Oct. her 12
COCRTLAND..... WedMedajri October 13
WALNf T GKOVE ......... Tbnrsdajr, October II
15LET0N....^.^.... ....Friday, October 15
FREEPORT... ..Saturday, October 16
MICHIdAM 8AR.:............MC'!iday, October IS
FOWLER'S SCHOOL-HOUSE. .Tuesday, Octobet 19
HOVVELL'S. .1. . . ..... ... .Wednescay, October 20
ENTERPRISE (Granfje Hall)..Thur,day, October 21
ANTEL0PE. .. ...... 1 1 - .Fri Jay, October 22
ELK GR0VE...... t-aturday, October 2$
MORMON IsHND lloiday, October 25
SLOUGU HOUSE.... Tuesday, October H
SUTTERVILLE...;.. Thursday, October 23
i LORIN*... ..Saturday, October £0
5ACRAJ1tNT0......:....."........ N..rcnr. r 1
.1. C. DAVIS, Chairman.
A. J. RnoAng, Sec-ctary.' tSS td
• BE.N. STEINMAN,
TXEMOCRATIC NOMINEE FOR
SirrKYI'OK <rmsT niMTRICT).
•'■•" • H&.tf '
CLASS NO. 24,
t3-TIIIS EYE.MXC, AT 8 O'CLOCK. TO
2Slt J. L. SKINNER.
$25 REWARD l~
n^HE ABOVE REWARD WILL ISE PAID *"0R
J_ the return of a PAKROT to BOOTH « Cj.,
lust on FRIDAY, Beptember M«h. s2?lplw
O ITKA GOOD LIIICK FORSALRIH SACRA-
(S, I O*/ n'.ent"; no rrasonalilc ofl>r refu«;il.
Adilreaa "T t \V.," I'ostufflco Hox 569, Oakland,
THE F.LEGANT TABLF.-COVER, EMBROl-
dered by MU-. 11. Mi OHHEAD, of Sacra-
nti-ntn, which was on exhibition at tl.e Pavilion
durintr the Fair, was purchased by Motes Ho|»kuiB,
of San FrancUco, for *30 M. MOOKIIEAD.
. - ■■- .- siSlf - . -
W. D. COMSTOCK,
ros.\EU FIFTH im> X STUKETS. ry
FURNITURE & BEDDING,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL. .V^
s-»j-4nlm ■' '
STATE OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF SACRA-
-0 mi'iito.— lu the Superior tour*., in the matter
of the'E-tate t.t JESSIE LEE, drcewed.— lll the
Super or urt of the County <t Saerantento, the
' People of the State of California, nd creetinj;:
In pursuance of an order of tho Hon. B. C. Denaun,
Ju(lj;e ol the Superior Court 1 f the county afomsld,
duly nude and entered on the J7th day of Sepu ml • r.
1880, notice is nereb' iriven that MONDAY, the 11th
day of October, ISSO, at 10 oVook a. m. of said
day, at the Coun'y Court room, at Oourt-hou-e. in |
Ihe county of Bacramento, bas been appointctl ax •
the time *a':.l place for hearing the application
of .Mark Newman Wight man, . prajii.v that a
document nowon file in this Court, purporlin(» to
be the last will anJ teatameni .f Jfa^lE LtE,
ilic"-i«i-l, tie admitted to probate, and that letters
testamentary be ssoetlUH u^;:V^ iidpe itioner, who
is named thenin ss exeoutor, at which time md
place all pereotri interested may |K^r and contest
It i» farther ordered by ihc Conrt, that notico
hereof be made by ruhlicatii 11 fur ten mccusive
days in the RicoiUD Uxiun, a newspaper printed and
published in ■ Id Sacr m nto connly.
Witness my hand andtbes <.f aai<l Court here-
to afßxed, tbbSTlb day otSEPTKMIiEK, A. D 18S0.
[seal.] T. 11. DERKLY, Clerk.
By J. H. Parxell, Depuiy Clerk.
L. S. Taylor, Attorneylf'r ionar.
notice" fo cnc.oTfoßS.
J^STATEOF JOHN KEUBAUEH," DECEASED.
'j Notice is hereby iciren by tha undrnUticd,
hzeenton of the la*'»i.l of JOHN NEUB-tUER,
deceased, tiit c creditors of. and an persno« haviinr
c aims against easd deeaaMd, t i«-\lii'.it thetn, wltt)
tin- nseasaanr ol'i Units or roueben, wiihin four
montl.i" after tli- tir-t pulri.a'i. iii .rf thlM notice, to
the tinder>ii,'netl, at the ollico of L. S. Tajlor, No.
63" J ttreet, Bscrame city.
Dattd September -.'7. 1' S<)
C. HKINKIOH. 1r.».., tnr .
ROBT. i;«.UKLEY. f Executors.
L. S. TatL'ir, Attorney f r Executors.
MANUFACIURERS, WHOLESALE AND RI.
tail Dealers in every kind and variet)
ol BUILDING aud KINIaIII.NO TIMBER anc
tW Oanoea, Car-ioads and Spedil Ordfn
! promptly fiiled, and , abipped doreet from tbi
I ORhUON, EEI»WOOD and sLOAH PINE Mil Lf
of thu Comuany. -
GEXitRALOrriCK, No. 1310Sscr,XD Sraw*T, mia> y
BaASCU Yard, Corxkr Twulpth akd J Sißmrr«
MONEY TO LOAN .
TUE SACRAMENTO BANK HAS MONEY TC i
loan, in sums of ten tkotssaad dollar ai,-
I under, at lowest current rates, upon improved rca :
f-T All communications addrctstd to the SACRA
! MENTO UAMv wiDtceahe prcn.pt ttmtion.
\ BIH-» t ,lm
O/\ 1 ACREJ OF GOCD GRAZING /ND
.FAIR FABUI\C I.A>D.
IN FRE;NO COUNTY, AT $2 PER ACRE, BY
j til iMnlni'rr A l'nr»ini<,
f24 2plm " Third and .1 ftrceti», Sacmmento.
STEINVVAY Ik.SUMS' PIANUt.
A.-HETMAN, NU AGENT, J^aafSSHaW
t street, be',, dxth and S.-vrnth, \'^ ,^,-^
crposite Cour>hr<nM. i I'IANO.; T.^ V 1 | t 1
LKT Pianos sold on installments. * ** • .
■'.'..- g •-•>"'»■
" On 1 anil Red IlobiiT
■: \" : — — also-^
Oliver & Eobinson's Celebrated
■ tW People w^o smoke these CIGARS will live
lonirer, make more money, wear better clothes,
drive faster hon<ea, and n>anr prettier wires th d
any other class of men. We have taken irreat car*
in selecting the shove CIGARS, as well a< many
other brands we : carry in stock/ snd can ■ offer
superior inducemer.ts to the trade in this line
Sample orders solicited, and we are assured they will
be acknowledged by larger orders.
HALL, LUHfiS & CO.,
' WHOLK<ALB OKOCERS
C*n«rafTUi4ai:d K.treeU. 9an»menic
•■■ GENERAL -JJOTIGES.'--/
-^ •*—**— — .— ———^^^^^^
* €'.il«!i n Tnrlur,
And when cauaht, KRU well «ilh BOZODONT.
11) >u't spare it. Brush for dear life. If j'outlc&trur
lit, all the beUartor }.n acd' vxur teclb, It «il!
destroy the health ol the mouth, ttf saaoty, aud
jour6»i.<.t braatb. *2S3tTnsru
l>r. La Mnr'» Sriuinnl rilll rare all
, cacoi of feemiiial Weftkacas, Lo» of Vi/or, Noc-
.urn.il miaarana, Impot«ncy, Kerroiu and Pbyni-
cU Dthility, and ail that class of c«n-plsinu arisU:!r
I from Exce»«, ludiscrotion or Abut*, rho old find In
this remedy A *X>UNTAIN OF YOCTH, and the
younsr a ssfejruard and protection. Da. La Mas'i
Smi.sal PILLd restore i!..- S.-x<i»i or^- dcbilitaUd
from whatever cause, to their priatsuo vigor. Prtaf,
$2 50 per bottle. Sent C. O. I>. 1 \ tXpreM to aa>'
address, st-cure from oomtvmloo. Addj -■ ul! cnlcrf
ito A. McBoYLE CO., DruK^.ilM, P. O. Box I.VSf,
i Sau FrantUscn. autttt
I JIETKOrOLITAX THEATER.
FOUR NIGHTS-ONLY FCUR,
uEi>vr:5D.4Y. .......... rr.wnr.n ssiu
I FROJI THE ATLANTIC TO THB PACIFIC.
The Craudrsl Drxmalir Snrcrs* luAiuuti-
niriii i;.»lor> .
The Greatest of all Character Comedians.
MR. N El LOUR Q S S,
In his original creation,
In his own dramatliattoa ol the Widow Bed -tt pa
TII E ID U W A■ U ELDER,
A Fare' cal Com dy in "J Act*, supported by
lir. Ci:o»(.<: >Ti'»l>tM' M Ilir t1.1.r.
AXn TUX— •
CELEBRATED OKK.INAI. C.VST. FROM NEW
Sixty consocutive pertonnaact* Iri Ren York.
Forty-live c-tisecutive pafformanoM In Sail Fnui-
dacOj to houa.'S crowved from j il to d.-uiv,
<:i:imi wiDon utuuTT j:atiSek
ON SATURDAY AT % r. M.
Theß>x Sheet fat the Wid ■«• lk>dott Combinn-
tio.i is Don open at the 'I neater, where tc»ts can
be secured for any ni^ht, without cxtri charge.
Geonro W. sto.Ulart Mnna?cr
A Niii'Ni'l.M EX r ATLANTIC
j£\_ UARUKNS have baan rerwwed aad greatly
improved. Tl.e l'.iiic m Hail e»nnrct«d wilb the
eta^ 1 for theatrical performanoes has b™n en'ars«l,
and will be lul lir Partii^, o . reaaoiiaa s lama,
>2)lpTm A. J. liirTRICH, I'rop letor.
FIRST AhTKLERY BAND.
OK ■H6STRA MUSIC FURNISHED FOR 55
Batla, ParUex, etc. Leave orders a4/q?
lltadqutrtere, >o. nil X ttreel : f. A. FRd H,wJSi
No. lvufi G stievt. Leader, E. W. l>.\\i.- No,
1321 1 stn-tt.. 812-U
HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE !
Bodic Brussels Carpets, Etc., Etc.
D. J. SIJIMO.\S A «O. IKTIIIMIKH
will sell OH
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28,
At 10:30 o'clock, at the Megant ResUanoa,
Xo. l.'iU Second ►Ircil belwron I. mi><l 11,
Two Htsrant Parlor Sets, in Gilt and CcKjrcJ Raps,
Two Eli).'uit Parlor 8, in Velret.
Mo-e-»iioil *-iiclavr I'lniio, bttiuwsy, maker.
Bodiu BrusreU CarpcU. . „
lliirt. Black Walnut and tfabojranj Bedroom
Spring sod Hair Mattrcs<es
Rlegant Ueddinir, of a.l dLHcri|.li>'na.
Toilet an I .'apau S i+.
Stair CirpcU and 0.1 Cl thi.
Black Walnut h.i aun and Marble-top Tablet.
Conalnj Bid Oorniota,
1 Crockery and tttlvatwaie.
\ Wardioba* and oUtboarda,
And a Rcnaial awortmaot of Parlcr, Ikdroom and
s"a-M D. J. BIMMON3, Aurtloneer.
PLAZA AUCTION HOUSE,
J BTKBET, BET. >I\TH AM* ISSTaff.
REGI T T.A« SALE' DAYS, TUBBOATS AND
HATU&DAIIi, at lO^Oo'elook a. m. Bharp.
t3T Furniture, Ho-»««, Buf^leß, I' in- -. W«tcht«,
limoN and HoUfCholU tioodd iii.r.;;lit aud Bold.
BELL & CO., Auctioneers.
SHERBURIf & SMITH,
No. :t: i X »>t , l>rf. TM il and Fuurlli.
Also, DeS,Ui s in a!l kinds of teootsd-haud
Carpets, Btovea, Bt&
"IVTE HAVE CONSTANTLY OV HAND TIIK
W laiyeat aeaortoKnt of Pa:l'*r ui:<i IViln-uu
Furniturt) of any Anetion 11-m,u iv Northern
1 alifomia. We abw oeal l«r;,'t ly iv N«« Crockery,
tilasjw«ie, PlaLetloare «tid liuw iru. Tuolo Cutlery,
etc. Our Crockery w all botucLi auction in Saa
Fr mi-ii'-o. "ii its a-rival on Kraiu ah psfrom Ki.i; >.;:«,
and our uif-wurc i, b iuc*>t ol tie u.ai.Bfacturers in
Pttttbonr, l'J-., at the very lowest pries. Wo ai«
thus prspMred to sell our lino oi goods aa low as
I they can possibly be aoUK. 'I he f.«cl of onr being
I Auct onevrs cv no fi.'iirc with our retail trs/le. W a
sell at private «ale all the time. i»<»t. b, Restaurants
and B;r keepers will look to their omi interest by
examining our etock. au:!0lf
C.H. STEVENS & GO'S
f ALL IMPORTATIONS
I Brocaded aud Plain.
Brocade-' Trimmings -to Hatch.
DOLMAXS and -i'LSTERS !
Prices the Very Lowest.
t3r BEHEJIBEit Ol R
FINEST STOCK OF
I FRENCH KID SHOES,
. IN ALL THE HEW. STYLE 3!
CHILDEEN'S * SOLAS-TIP SHOES,
THE BEST HADE.
fcntl fov Snmplvit aud Price IMtM to
C. H. STEVENS & CO.,
Corner Eighth and J strests.
■ . s'2l-2mt3»l»«W
IhrUem i>.|^>:. H&nce _
ra THS WOULD IS r ""^tjS?'
THE t GARLAND!
FOR SAL! ST :ti"*rr* *>,
L. i. E.KWW A €0., fer^^^^rj?
. 13* in* Street. i«.-75>^a'-»wi.S? >A
bWEETSEH «W A LSI P.
REAL ESTATE AND ISSUBA?iC£ ACTNT3
totaTT Publlsand C«mmtw(i>ntr r i £»♦«<••
Real Krtate B-merht and Sold on ComaJiutaß.
, * |is"Houses runted and rents rollectod.TLl ;
I Airent* for the following Insurant* Con.oar.lee :
1MPER1AL. ,,.....'.. ;:;. ...........;.. .of London
LONDON ..............":.......of I«jnaon
JCHm ....■.-....'..-..•...".;.;....... 0f erpocl
SORTH BRITISH AHBMITKCAN-TILE J %£&£&
5r5A.7.y..:.... .'..:. .........ol Hartford, Ccnn.
Aearea^it* Capital. J154.7T«,593.;
tV No. 47 Fourth Btre*<t, hasw«es J -cd S, S»c-
r.minto corner of the alley. »23-lftt