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VOL. XXVI. g; WASHINGTON, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER S. 1891. 20 PAGES.
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LATEST NEAVS FROM OHILT.
STAWTjPTY 01? THK CONSTITUTIONAL
Mtnlntor Montt ntul His Wife nntl Wow
Members of tho Iteration Arrived
In Washington Lively Work on Our
Seuor Pedro Montt, tho Chlliau Minister,
returned to Washington yesterday fiom New
Orlenns, nccompanlcd by his wife and tho fol
lowing members of tho Legation, who havo
just arrived from Chili: Anibal Cruz, Gull
lermo Amunategul, anil Valentin del Campo.
Minister Montt received a cable message
from Santiago last night saying that tho new
Chilian Congress is composed as follows:
Liberals Senators, 21, and Deputlci, 50
Conservatives Senators, 5, and Deputies, 38;
Liberal majority on joint ballot, 48. Tho
mcisago also said that the Conservative di
rectory, tho Liberal Aseembly, and tho electors
assembled at Santiago yesterday and declared
that they would vote for Captain Georgo
Montt as president of Chili. The message
says that Captain Moutt accepted tho office,
and thereby assured tho actual and futuro
stability of tho Constitutional Government.
Lively Work on Our War Shlpu.
BiiookiiYN, N. Y., Nov. 7. One hundred
mou were working to-night at tho navy yard
on tho Cbicago, Mlantouomah, and Atlanta,
and passes have been issued for a? many moro
to-morrow, Tb,ls Is said to bo tho first time
since the war of tho rebellion that workmen
havo been employed on war vessels In the
Brooklyn navy yard on Sunday.
British Wur Ships Going: Southward.
Ottawa, Nov. 7. Lord Stanley, Governor
General, has returned from Halifax, where ho
hade farewell to his son, Lieutenant Stanley,
of H. M. S. Bellcrophon. The vessel Is shortly
going to Bermuda to go Into winter quarters
at that place.
REUNITED AND HAPPY PEOPIiE
Ex-President Hayes' Remarks
ProgroBS In llio South.
Augusta, Ga., Nov. 7. Es-Presldont Hayes,
who Is now traveling in tho South with Dr.
J. L. M. Curry and Ills son, -R. I. Hayes, In
tho interest of tho Peabody and Staten
Island School funds, was to-day tho
guc6t of tho Augusta Exposition Company
and addressed a largo audience in Music Hall.
Whcro else In tho world, ho asked, havo
tho results of great civil conflict been so
wisely dealt with as In tho United States?
Where else, uftei 6uch sharp divisions,
leading to such bloody struggles, have a people
corao together under tho same flag as hero?
Where e on tho glob.- pointing to hun
dreds of United States flags decorating tho
hall been found floatlnc over a reunited and
happy people in the lifetime of men who
fought against it? How is this to
ho accounted for but by tho in
telligence and. patriotism of the people
and tho good work of the schools of. the coun
try. Tho building up of this great country is
best evidenced by just such splendid displays
of material, wealth and progress as this
Augusta Exposition. This exposition
of tho products of 24 States is
an evidence of the very things wo
wanted to find. Diversified Industry Is tho
secret ot the highest civilization, and that
you havo learned tho secret is shown by this
CAN'T SECURE A JURY.
A Murderer Likely to Kscapo Trlul and
Punishment lit Consequence.
Kansas Citt, Mo., Nov. 7. A special to
tho Star from Hugoton, Kan., says: It is al
most certain that James Brennan will novor
bo tried for tho murder of Colonel Samuel
"Wood. Special Judge Wall has announced
that It has been found impossible to secure an
unbiased jury in Stevens county and tho case
is continued to tho January term.
Every man between tho aces of 31 and CO
years living in tho couuty had been brought
Into court and examined touching his quali
fications, but only ton out of tho 197 men ex
amined wore found who were acceptable to
tho Stato. The defense has twelve peremptory
challenges. It Is veiy probable that tho State
will never make another effort to securo a
jury, us it has been proven Impossible. Tho
State cannot secure a chango of venue and tho
defense obviously does not want ono, "
Feeling against tho prisoner became Yery
intense after tho adjournment of court and
tho sheriff and ono deputy clandestinely
hurried tho prisoner to Hutchinson, where he
was lodged in jail. After three terms the
prisoner will be entitled to his liberty, if In
that time tho State has not given him a trial.
Wanton Depredations by the Ute
Threats by Settlers.
Denybk, Colo., Oct. 7. Governor Routt
to-day received, information from Routt
County that tho Utes have been off their
reservation and roaming through Lilly Park
and along tho White and Vampa rivers com
mitting depredations and wantonly slaughter
It is estimated that during the past month
they havo killed 3,000 deer, mostly does and
fawns. Tho hides oi tho deer alonp are taken,
tho meat Is kit on tho ground to rot
If somcithing is not promptly done to
drive these marauders hack on to their
reservations tho settlers pjomieo to take
the law into their own bauds and if they do
the Governor will bo out a tribe of Indians.
IjIEUT. COWIiES EXONERATED.
Tho Despatch Wan Lout ISecause of Poor
Lights on tho Gont.
Bocretnry Tracy disposed of the case of tho
wrecked steamer Despatch yesterday by ap
proving tho conclusion of tho Court of Inquiry
that this is not n case calling for any f urthtr
action. Tho court found from tho evidence
submitted that tho order ot Lieutenant
Cowles, tho commanding officer of
tho vessel, were safo and propor,
and that tho accident would not havo oc
curred but for tho mlatako of Lieutenant Noel
in taking tho Assatcuguo Light for tho Winter
Quarter Shoal Light. Tho court found that
tho Assatuaguo Light ehono red in
stead of white, and that as tho vi'ssel
passed within four miles of the
Winter Quarter Shoal Light with proper
lookouts, without seeing it, that light
either must havo been entirely out or else
was burning dimly. The court was of opinion
that this condition was tho principle cause of
tho disaster, and that no ono. attached to tho
vessel could ho held accountable for it.
A CLEVER FORGER.
Cutholic PrlostH and Schools Wore His
Wnxm.iNO, W. Va. , Nov. 7. Further evi
dence developed to-day in tho caso of I. J.
Porter, who was nrrestcd here last night at
tho Episcopal residence ot lit. Kev. Bishop
Kalne, while trying to pass a forged check on
the bishop, which goes to show that Porter, or
McGrain. as ho calls himself, is ono of tho most
dangct ous and notorious forgers in tho coun
try, and. that ho Is wanted In at least a score
of cities aud towns. When arrested a large
number of foiged certified checks on a dozen
different banks wcro found on his person
These ranged iu amounts from $200 to $1,000.
It seems that Catholic priests and schools
are his principal victims. Father Mauritius, of
St. Alphonsus Church, and formerly of St. Au
gustine Church, Pittsburg, to day identified
him bb the man who had given a forged check
on a HaYrlsburg hank about a year ago.
Among tho things found on the prisoner
w a bunch of twelve or fifteen
old-faBhloned quill pens and a
small bottle of carmine" Ink. He had $40 or
$60 in cash and a cheek for $200, and one for
$60 and another for $00. Besides ho had
blank checks on about twenty banks
In all parts of the country, duly certi
fied aeross the face in red "ink. McGrain
Is a rather dlstiriguished-looking man,
his beard and moustache being white, and has
the appearance of being a well-to-do gentle
man. But for tho fact that Bishop Kalne
compared the bogus slgnaturo with tho gen
uine one, tho fellow might haye worked his
game successfully here.
AN IMPORTANT ISSUE.
Urgent Call to War Against tbc Louisiana
New York, Nov. 7. Tho following call
has been Issued: "In our sister Stato of
Louisiana an issuo is pending of supremo im
portance to tho best interests of that Stato
aud of gravest concern to tho people of every
"Tho issuo is joined without referenco to
party llneB between tho monster gambling
corporation known as tho Loulsana Lottery
aud its adherents on tho ono side and those
citizens of Loulsana who are supremely con
cerned for tho honor and Integrity of tho Stato
on tho other. It is now to bo decided whether
or not a gambling concern shall fasten itself
in the constitution of, and govern, ono of tho
commonwealths of tho American Union, with
license to continue its vicious courses to tho
prejudice of tho general morals and tho
dotrlment of every honest intereit in
tho entire land. Good aud pa
triotic men cannot bo indifferent to such a
matter, nor can they afford to be silent con
cerning it. We call tho citizens of every
faith and party In tho city of Now York to
meet at Chlckering Hall, at S o'clock on
Thursday evening, tho 12th iuAt., nntl speak
out on this vital subject, sending words of
cheer and God-Bpeed to their frlendo and fel-low-citizons
of Louisiana, who oro making so
bravo aud devoted a struggle for the preser
vation of all that is precious to the upright
man and faithful citizen.
"Tho Bt. Rev. Henry C. Potter will preside,
and addresses will bo mado by tho Hon.
Chauncoy M. Depcw, President Seth Low,
Rabbi Gotthell, Rev. Father Elliott, General
Georgo D. Johnston, of Louisiana, and other
Tho call was signed by Lyman Abbott,
Georgo Aloxander, William n. Arnoux, Noah
Davis, Charles F. Deens, Chailes S. Falrchild,
John M. Ferris, R. W, Gilder, Edward Jud
son, Seth Low, C. II. Parkhurst, John R.
Paxton, Henry C. Potter, Wager Swalne.
HE STOTjE A LiAP ROBE.
Clarence Hnmle, said to he of Welling
ton. Arrested In ISroolclyn.
Bookltn, N. Y,, Nov. 7. E. Clarence
Homlo, of Washington, D. C was committed
to Raymond street jail for ten days to-day for
stealing a lap robe from tho carriage of a
Brooklyn lady. Hamle is heir to a largo for
tune In Washington, but finding himself hero
without money or friends ho took the lap robo
wherewith to get something to eat.
Colored. Gauiblorn Captured.
Lieutenant Amiss and a squad of officers
raided a gambling house, tho "Union League
Club," at No, 1212 E street northwest, about
10-30 o'clock last night. Tho proprietor,
William Landis, colored, was locked up at
tho First precinct station. Some twenty-eight
colored men were found at various games
and they were summoned to .appear as wit
nesses. Death of a Rich Cuban.
Havana, Nov. 7. Senor Don Cosmo Her
rcra, ono of the richest men in the Jeland of
Cuba, is dead. Tho fortune left by him
amounts to mHlions of dollars.
FATHER AND SON SUICIDE.
SENSATION IN FINANCIAL AND
Prince, Counts, nnd Others of the Gorman
Aristocracy Madly Hilton by aBursted
Hunk Many Poor People AioSufforcrH
Copyright by New York Associated Presp.
Bkklin, Oct. 7. A sensation was caused In
financial and Boclal circles hero to-day by tha
collapBo of the banking Institution of Fricd
laender and Sommerfeld. The usual scenes of
excitement omong depositors anxious to so
euro their money, and among those holding
tho notes and drafts of tho Institution, oc
curred around the offices of tho firm, and tho
effect upon the creditors may bo imagined
when it was announced that the leading part
ner in tho concern, togotber with his 6on, had
Tho failuic is associated with the recent
suspension of ike Bankers Hirschfekl and
Wolff. Largo forced sales were made, and
this action was vanuely attributed to local
financial troubles. These sales caused a gen
eral and heavy fall in prices, but the business
of the day was over before tho tragic incidents
closing the career of tho bankers became
As tho facts In tho caso developed it ap
peared that father and son met in their office
In tho bank early this morning and discussed
tho crislB In their affairs. After talking over
tho matter, pro and con, they concluded that,
as they were hopelessly embarussed, they
would die. It is understood that thi6 reso
lution to take their own lives was due in a
great measure to the fact that their arrest was
impending, as Felix Sommerfeld, the eon, had
become involved in speculation a which were
more than likely to lead to h!6 arrest on a
Having arrimd at tho decision that death
was preferable to arre6t and disgrace, both
father aud son shot themselves in the head,
using revolvers. When tho clerks iu tho of
fice, alarmed at the reports of the pistols, ran
to tho private office they found father and son
still alive. Thoy were conveyed to tho hos
pital iu a dying condition.
The firm baB been in existence a long time
and held a good position in the financial
world. It had a reputation as a steady-going
house. Its customers who belonged chiefly
to tho middle class were scattered throughout
The Inquiry Into the affairs of Hlrschfeld
ik Wolff realizes tho worst anticipations.
Tho firm has been in business for sixty-four
yors, and had as its chief commerzienrath
Herr Wolff, who occupied 6eveial other posi
tions of trust. Ho was a prominent society
man, who lived a life of ostentatious
wealth, his household expenses running to
400,000 marks a year. Ho did little In
the speculative line until recent yeare. when
his private extravagances and losses at the
gaming table led to his embarrassment. Ho
tried to recoup Mb losses through dealings on
the Paris and Berlin bourses. For a number
of years Wolff has been living by selling and
pawning the securities of depositors.
Among the numerous aristocratic creditors
of the firm aroPrince Henry, of Prussia, who
loses 500,000 marks; Prince Gunther, of
Schleswlg-Holsteln, brother of tho Empress
of Germany, whose loss alsb amounts to
500,000 marks, and Count Luttichon,
a prominent lender in German society,
who is out 800,000 marks. Other
members of tho aristocracy who aro severely
hit aro Count Zedlltz Treschler, Count Bredow
Rolchstager Goldechmldt, and Count Eulen
berger, of tho Imperial household, and Count
Lehndorff, chief of the royal stables. A
largo number of industrial companies lose
This evenlmr a largo crowd assembled iu
front of the bank and threatened to carry tho
building by storm and recover their securi
ties. Tfco police had groat difficulty In re
straining tho mob from carrying their threats
Into execution. Tho many artisans are In
furiated at tho loss of their deposits.
ANOTHER BANK FAILURE.
Surprise and Excitement Created at
. Corry, Pa.
FiTTSBuna, Pa., Nov. 7. A sensation was
created at Corry by tho suspension of the
Corry National Bank. Tho news spread
quickly and created great surprise and ex
citement, as tho concern was believed to bo
perfectly 60und. Tho hauk had been closed
by order of tho bank examiner.
Tho deposits aro close to $500,000. Tho
failure is duo almost entirely to tho fact that
tho hank has been carrying a largo amount of
paper for business men in this section and in
tho lumber country, who havo been unablo to
meet their obligations.
TWO BUILDINGS COLLAPSED.
Several Persons liadly Crushed
Many Others Injured,
Akiion, Ohio, Nov. 7. Two bulldiug6in the
business centro of thi city collapsed this after
noon. Twenty persons were in tho buildings
at tho time.
Frances Miner was pinuod to the ground by
a heavy stone, her right leg being completely
crushed from just above tho kneo aud only
the bleeding stump was left. Walter Stanley,
aged 12 years, was crushed so that his foot
will havo to be amputated. Mrs. David
Frank, of Copley, and her daughter, Zedella
Frank, and other persons were hit by flying
bricks aud knocked down, but are not seri
Corn Meal lioom in Berlin.
Beklin, Nov. 7. Since tho dinner given by
tho Hon. William Walter Phelptho Uultod
States Minister, at which Indlmb corn meal
and American pork were lntro'duced to a
select circle, Indian corn meal has been boom
ing. TboBei lln bakeries are uu able to sup
ply tho demand for tho various preparations
In Indian corn meal.
SLASHED IN THE ABDOMEN.
Kichard Pra.ler Futnlly Cut in a How
A crowd of negroes wcro at Stannard's pool
room, No. 1185 Sixteenth 6trect northwest,
last night and among them wcro Richard
FrazIcrandPnillip Lancaster, alias Snaplaugh.
Tho latter were playing crap and a dispute
arose over some questionable action of Lan
caster. Thoir discussion became heated and
thoy went out front together. Lancaster was
was heard to remark: "You Is
wronging me, deed you is," and then
he was seen to make a lunge at
Frazier. A tussle followed, and Lancaster
ran off with a knife in bis hand. Frazier
was seen to reel, and then, gathering himself
together, ran up Sixteenth street into M
Btreet, and thence up into Louise Homo
alley, where he resided with his father. As
he approached his house ho commenced cry
ing,"Father,Fatherl" and on l caching it threw
himself in tho door and cried, "I'm murdered.'
His old father picked him up and placed him
on the bed and seut for medical alrj. This
was n little after 10 o'clock, and Dr. G. W.
Cook was soon at the 'wounded man's side.
It was found that ho had a four-inch
cut in the bowels, from which tho
intestines protruded. It was a long
time belore Dr. Cook could stop
tho hemorrhage, and then when Dr. J. For d
Thompson cainu the wound was stitched up
sufficiently to allow bi& removal to tho Frecd
man's Hospital. Tho cutting took placo at
10 o'clock but It was nearly 11:30 before the
police of the precinet got hold of tho facts,
though a telephone nearly an hour before had
been sent to tho First Precinct and their
wagon was on tho ground some time before
tho police of that locality eamo on tho Bcene.
The wound is a very serious one and will in
all probability prove fatal. Lancaster, who
did tho cutting, is a well known tough. Ho
had not been captured up to 1:30 o'clock tnis
Getting In Shape for tho Contest Over
Delecates to the National Convention.
Now that the fall elections aro over the
various Democratic organizations will take
steps looking to the reorganization of their
clubs, the purpose being to get everything in
working shape for tho District convention
which meets next spring to elect delegates to
tho National Democratic convention. Tho
leading organizations are Jackson Associa
tion, the Columbia Democratic, and the
Young Men's Democratic Club. Tho threo
presidents, James f. Norris,, Lawrence
Gardner, audJJ. Fred Kcliy wiHTaeo'tfiat their
organizations are mado a factor In' tbo contest
that will ensue for delegates to the National
Convention. The question as to who will be
tho delegates and alternates is already a live
one, and several of the candidates havo com
menced to electioneer for the places. When
and how the convention 6hall be held Jb to be
detei mined by the Democratic Central Com
mittee, of which Mr. John Boyle is chairman.
They hayo opened quarters at 1333 E street
northwest, where they will remain until after
the next Presidential election, and if tho re
sult is favorable to their side for a longer
period. Tho convention 1b usually held in
May, and it Is thought that there will bo no
change this year.
There is a seutiment amoncr a certain class
of the Republicans of tho District to force
tho convention, some of the most aspiring
ones desiring it as early as December. It is
not likely this will be accomplished as chair
man Davis, of their central committee, says
they will not meet until January next to ar
range tho preliminaries. The Republicans
this year will hold regular primary elections,
and not massmeetings as in previous years.
Tho Carson and Chase fight will again bo the
paramount issuo,as Editor Chase in his paper,
The Bee, is pouring hot shot, into the Carson
adherents. It is said tbat tho Carson crowd
will back ex-Chief Cierk Bracket of the
Treasury Department as ono of their candi
dates. THE WONDERFUL NORWOOD.
XIuuro'B Steam Yacht Broke tho World's
New York, Nov. 7. -Norman L. Monro's
Yacht Norwood is a world-beater. This after
noon, over a measured course, sho Bpccded
two miles at an average speed per inllo of 2
minutes and 30 seconds. Tho top speed of
tho Vamoose, as determined recently on tho
Long Island Sound, over a course of tho same
distance, was 2 minutes, 30J seconds, or 17J
seconds behind tho Munro wonder.
After speeding twice over tho course the
6prng on the safety-valYe broke aud it was
Impossible for her to eo over tho course four
times a6 intended.
Tho cour60 was ono mile straightaway, begin
ning In tho waters off the Atlantic Yacht
Club-house at Bay Kldge, and ending off Ben
nett's coal dock, about a half mile directly
north of Owl's Head. Mr. Munro felt very
Will Meet In Washington on iho 33d.
Chicago, Nov. 7. Tho committee on
awards of tho World's Columbian Exposi
tion, after being in session in Chicago Boveral
daj's, adjourned at noon to-day, to meet in
Washington, November 23. It was decided to
ask Congress for $800,000 to pay for medals
and premiums awarded.
Private Secretary Halford Returns.
Fokt Monroe, Va., Nov. 7. Private Sec
retary Halford and daughter, who have been
at tho Hygola Hotel for tho past ten days, re?
turned to Washington to-night. Ho will re
sumo work Monday.
Mrs. Cleveland and Buhy It nth.
Buzzard's Bay, Mass., Nov. 7. It Is re-
Eorttd hero that Mrs, Grover Cleveland aud
aby Ruth will soon arrive, and will stay at
Gray Gables until just before Christmas.
ENGAGED TO A DUKE.
MISS MATTIK MI3CIII2I.I. TO BI! THE'
NEXT AMERICAN DUCHESS.
AuthontfUIvo Announcement of tho Oro-
Ron Sonator'n Dnnghtor'n Botrothc
to tho Duko do la Rochefoucauld Tho
Wedding to Tnko Plico Shortly.
Another beautiful American girl is about to
become a duchess, and it is safe to say that
no woman in Europo will wear a coronet with
moro graco and distinction than this latest
contribution of Amorlca to thn foreign nobil
ity. Tho now prospective duchess Is Miss
Mattio E. Mitchell, daughter of Senator
Mitchell, of Orceon, a young lady who for
several seasons was ackuowlodgcd to bo ono
of the most beautiful of the many beautiful
women who odornod tho first circles of
Washington society. Tho announcement
is mado on the authority of Senator Mitchell
that his daughter, who is in Paris, is
ongaged to bo married to Duko Frauds
de la Roachefoucauld, a French noble
man of distinguished lineage and large pos
sessions. The dato of tho marriago has not
yet been definitely fixed, but it-will tako place
in tho near future.
Mis3 Mitchell has been abroad for nearly
two years with her mother. Thero was a re
port some time ago that she had. become en
gaged to a foreign nobleman, but this is the
first authoritative announcement of it.
A MURDEROUS CHINAMAN.
Killed a Police Officer, and Wounded
Other Men on Slight Provocation.
San Francisco, Cal., Nov. 7. Special
Officer John Gillen was shot and klllod thls
afternoon by a Chinaman named Chin Su
Chan, who also shot and probably killed
Joseph Cowell, a milkman, besides
wounding C. Barbaris, a restaurant
keeper. The Chinaman was walking along
the streets when a wagon, driven by two younjj
men, passed him. Tfiey mado some remark
which angered the Chinaman, who drew a
revolver and fired, the shot striking
Cowell, who was also iu tho wagon.
Then Officer Gillen approached, and Chin
Su Chan raised the .revolver again and
fired squarely at the officer. The Chinaman
now started to run. A great crowd pursued,
him, among them Barbaris. Chin Su
Chan suddenly turned, fired over hl&
shoulder, wounding Barbaris, tho lat
ter in the thigh. The Chinaman
was cnught, and taken to jail. Fivo hundred
dollars in gold was fouutl in a canvas bolt.
The Chinaman claims that when ho was sur
rounded by the crowd he was afraid that his
money would be taken from him.
Anothec Good Man Gone Wrong1.
Ithaca, N. Y., Nov. 7. Edwin S. Hoag
land was last evening arrested and committed
to jail in default of ball. Ho has for six years
been station agent hero of the Delaware,
Lackawanna & Western Railroad Company,,
and was of Irreproachable standing In church,
social, and business circles. He" Is charged
with grand larceny of $2,000 from tho railroad
company. His deficiency, oxtendlng over two
or threo years. Is $4,000 or $5,000. Ho is also
$400 short in tho funds of tho church, of
which he is the treasurer.
Government rocoipta yesterday Sl.033,010.
Tho President has appointed Preston H.
uberroth a Socond Lieutonanc in th Rovonuo
Total amount of 4J per cent, bonds redeemed
tp duto, 21,148,050, loavinir outstanding &i,
355,7f0. For tho hospital buildings nt tho Immigra
tion Depot, Hills rsland. N. Y., tho lowest bid
der yesterdoy wan E. L. Ryan ut 814,470.
The Government of Hawaii has accepted tho
Invitation to paitlclpato in tho World's Fair at
Chleago. D. H. Worwell was 5'estorday appointed post
master at Hllliville, Va.
Tho Comptroller of tho Currency has de
clared a final dividend or C.55 percent. In fnyor
of tho creditors of tho California National
Bank of San Frnnclsco, California, making in all
100 per cent, and Interest in full to Ootober 7,
1891, on oluims proved, amounting to $150,007.48.
In accordance with his plan of raakinir a
prompt and lasting impression upon waters to.
be stocked, United States Fish Commissioner
McDonald will introduco largo numbers of
yearling fish of tho salmon family into suita
ble streams. At tho various stations adapted
to tho purpose, rearing ponds havo been estab
lished and aro now being multiplied as rapidly
as circumstances will permit.
Gold, silver, and zlno havo been discovered1
In Brown County, Montana.
A bill to bo presented to Congress is Intondod
to remedy existing oylls regarding tho promo
tion and pay of pystoflico employes.
Miuistor -Porter is on leave of absonco and
returning from Italy to his homo iu Jndlunn.
Tho Government of Holland has deoided
strongly in favor of compulsory military
Baron Fava has been promoted to plenipo
tentiary of tho first class in tho Italian diplo
-Governor Steelo turned oyer to secretary of
Oklahoma Territory all Government property,
and with his family started Eastwaid.
K Admitslou of German beet sugar mto tho
United Btates freo is a serious blow to tho Ha
waiian Islands, and cultivation of sugarcane
will bo suporseded by coffee raising.
For tho District of Columbia, Delaware
Maryland, and Virginia, warmer; lnlrweathor;
winds becoming southerly.
Thermometer readings yesterday: 8 a. in., 30;
32m., 61; 8 p.m., 41; maximum temperature,
50; miuumum temperature, U3. Same dato last
vear; Maximum temperature, 00; minimum
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