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CONGRESS RAPIDLY COMPLETING
The Army Appropriation Bill Reported In
The Senate With AmendmentsIt
Also Decided to Insist Upon it Amend
ment* to the Legislative Appropriation
BillA Number of Important Bills
Passeil by the HouseFlllibustering on
the Tariff Bill Results in a Decision To
Take a Square Vote To-Day-Pretended
Fears in Government Circles of an Indian
WASHtxoTOM* June 4,The President pro
tern, announced that he had signed the bill to
repeal the bankrupt law. It now goes to Presi
dent Hayes for his signature.
The Senate select committees to report ou the'
condition of affairs between the United States
and Mexico was continued until next session,
and authorized to sit during the vacation.
It was agreed to meet at 11 daily until other
The bill creating an auditor of railroad ac
counts was passed.
Senator Buinside from the committee on
military affairs reported bick with amendment
the joint resolution providing for the appoint
ment of a commission to consider and report
upon the whole subject matter of reform and
reorganization of the army, and moved it be
referied to the committee on appropriations to
be conbidered as an amendment to the army
apDiopnation bill, and also that it be placed
on the calendar, to be considered as an inde
pendent measure case it should not be acted
upon as an amendment to the army bill. So
The Senate joint resolution granting use of
artillery, tents, &c, to the soldiers' reunion to
be held at Centrevillc, Iowa, passed.
Senator Randolph, from the committee on
mihtaiy affairs, reported a bill to restore the
property known as the State military academy,
or citadel, in the city of Charleston, State of
South Carolina. Placed on the calendar.
House bill, supplementary to the act of
March 3d, 1859, to carry into effect the conven
tion between the United States and China, con
cluded at Shanghai the 8th of November, 1858,
and to give the court of claims jurisdiction in
certain cases, passed. It authorizes claimants
upon the Chinese indemnity fund for losses
sustained by the plunder and destruction of
the bark Caldcia, in 1854, to bring suit in the
court ot claims.
Sfnato bill to provide for the construction,
maintenance and operation of a military tele
giaph Djkota and Montana Territories,
Senator Spencer submitted an amendment to
the airny appropiiation bill appropriating
$100,000 to construct a military post in North
ern Montana, on Milk river, for protection
carainst the Sioux Indians. Referred.
The Senate insisted upon its amendment to
the legislative, judicial and executive appro
piiation bill, and a conference with the House
At the coiclunion of the morning hour, con
eideiation of the pobt route bill was lesumed,
and Senator Eustis spoke in favor of the pend
Senator Matey supported the bill, and
Senators Kernan and Whyte opposed it.
After considerable discussion, in which Sen
ators Bayard and Blaine took part, Sen
ator Whyte submitted an amendment so
as to have three lines of steamers, one from
New York, one from Baltimore, and one from
Senator Ferry inquired if the Senator moved
to vote for the bill with his amendment.
Senator Whyte replied he would not. He
only submitted the amendment to test the
sense of justice of the Senate.
Pending discussion, Senators Windom, Alli
son and Eaton were appointed conferees on the
part of the Senate on the legislative, judicial
and executive appropriation bill.
Senator Blaine, fiom the committee on ap
propriations, reported the army appropria
tion bill, with amendments. The bill with
amendments, was placed on the calendar.
Af tei an executive session, adjourned.
Hous of Representatives.
WASHINGTON, June 4.The Senate amend
nents to the legislative, executive and judi
cial appropiiation bill were concurred in.
The bill providing that the election for Rep
resentatives to the fotty-bixth Congress fiom
West Virginia be held the second day in Octo
A bill was also passed fif m^ the election
for Representatives in Congress in North Caro
lina on the Tuesday after the first Monday in
Mr. Knott, chairman ot the judiciary com
mittee, leported a bill fur the relief of the
purchasers of land sold for direct taxes in the
insurrectionary States. Referred. It provides
that the secietary of the treasmy shall pay,
without interest, the proceeds of the sale of
lands sold for direct taxes in the insurrection
ary States to the owners thereof provided the
owners shall execute a complete quit claim
Bills ako passed fixing the election for Rep
lesentatives to the next Congres3 for Colorado
for lue .day after the first Monday in Novem
ber exempting municipal and county build
ings Uhcd as such from levy and sale for the
appointment of a district judge for the western
district of Tennessee and for division of the
Bills also passed for holding terms of the
United States district and circuit courts at
Fort Wayne and Toledo attaching the assistant
attorney" general for the postoffice department
to the department of justice, and exempting
ernplojes in the postal service from military
The House resumed discussion of the bill re
organizing the life-saving service. After a
speech by Mr. Cox, of New York, the bill was
The House then, after a long discussion.weut
into committee of the whole, Mr. Tucker in
the chair, the tariff bill, on general debate, by
a vote of yeas 129, nays 86, limited to two
Mr. Bnrchard spoke in favor of tariff re
vision and a reduction of duties. In all fair
ness and justice, to all industries, to every sec
tion of the country, there ought to be a re
vision of tariff duties. The bill reported back
by the committee on ways and means, imper
fect as it was, was infinitely better than the
present tariff rates.
Mr. Garheld appealed to the House not to
permit the country to be thrown into confu
sion Vy letting a bill become a law which was
so threatening in its chaiacter, He hoped the
committee would sit here to-night till the first
clause of the bill was read, when he would vote
to strike out the enacting clause.
Mr. Wood then moved that the committee
Mr. Garfield and others hoped the committee
would not rise, and the committee refused to
Mr. Wood then called for the first reading of
Messrs. Clymer, Kelly and others moved to dis
pense %vith its first reading, but the chairman
decided that it required unanimous consent and
he directed the clerk to read the bill.
Mr. KellyLet it be read by paragraphs.
Mr. WoodNo, let the whole bill be -read.
You have never read it.
Mr. KellyI have read it and considered it
more thoroughly than the chairman.
After the clerk had commenced reading, Mr.
Conger moved to strike out all after the enact
ing clause, but the chairman refused to enter
tain the motion, and the reading of the bill
was proceeded with amid great uproar and con
fusion. The reading was interrupted by a pro
position of Mr. Butler to have a square vote to
morrow at 12 o'clock, by yeas and nays, on the
motion to striko out the enacting clause. The
proposition was assented to, and the committee
rose, and the House took a recess, the evening
session to be for debate only on the Mexican
Indian Outbreak feared.
W^fiinNOTON, June 4.The subject of Indian
iiiiiwuiiiiWM wpaawipHiiiHj i. iwpwjWBW
troubles is a source of great attention at the
war department. The secretary of war and
the general of the army have been in consulta
tion to-day with reference thereto, and in the
brief cabinet council this afternoon Mr. Mc
Crary indicated to the President and members
of the cabinet his views and that of military
commanders reporting to the secretary of war
regarding the seriousness of the situation.
Army officers are convinced that there is danger
ahead, It is the opinion at the war department
that the army force is far from a sufficient
number to accomplish all necessary to prevent
outbreak, but reliance is placed upon the sup
port troops will receive from frontiersmen.
Troubles on the Rio Grande just reported
cause as much apprehension as the Western
Commencement of Pensions.
WASHINGTON, June 4.The bill passed by the
Senate to-day fixing the date of commence
ment of certain pensions and granting arrears
in certain cases, provides that all pensioners on
account of disability contracted, or on account
of death from causes originating subsequent to
March 4th, 1861, and prior to June 1st, 1860, or
any subsequent time after a soldier's enlist
ment was specifically for services in the war of
the rebellion, except such as under the pro
visions of section 4,909, revised statutes, are
entitled to an earlier commencement of their
pension, shall be entitled to a pension from the
date of filing with the commissioner of pen
sions their applications therefor. It will re
quire four and a half million dollars to meet
the requirements of the bill and
an appropriation must bo made
hereafter for that purpose.
The Army Bill.
WASHINGTON, June 4.The Senate committee
on appropriations to-day unanimously agreed
to strike out all sections by which the House
proposed the reorganization of the army, and
reductions in the number of officers and men,
and in the rank and pay of officers. The
House clause prohibiting the use of the army
as a posse comitates, was stricken dnt by a party
vote, but the sections providing for the trans
fer of the control of Indian affairs to the war
department was agreed to, 7 against 2Win
dom and Allison.
WASHINGTON, June 4.The House bill appro
priating $20,000 for expenses of the Potter in
vestigating committee, was reported from the
Senate committee on appropriations to-day,
with the amendment recommended by the ju
diciary committee yesterday, viz: Appropria
ting an additional $20,000 to defray the ex
penses of any investigations which may be or
dered by the Senate during the present Con
The President nominated Jno. S. Whitcher,
West Virginia, pension agent at Washington,
D. G. Daniel Dwann, surveyor of customs,
Galena, 111. Morris Marks, collector of internal
revenue for the first district of Louisiana Al
bert H. Leonard, United States district attorney
for Louisiana |Postmasters: Samuel L. Billings,
Marquette, Michigan Henry 8. Strong, Beloit,
Wisconsin Jno. H, Brinkerhoff, Waupun, Wis
consin Albert Seidel, Hudson, Ohio Jan. B.
Stoner, Akron, Ohio. Indian agentsJohn
How, Montana, Western Shoshone agency,
Nevada Wyman L. Lincoln, of Wisconsin,
Gros Ventres agency, Montana Win. White
mann, of-Kansos, Penco agency, Indian Terri
tory John Pattee, of Iowa, San Carlos agency,
A large delegation of tobacco manufacturers
of the Western and Middle States favoring a
reduction of the tax from 84 to 16 cents per
pound, met here to-day and had an interview
upon the subject with various members of
Senator Mitchell to-night received a dispatch
from Portland, Oregon, stating the indications
are that the Oregon Legislature will be Repub
The House judiciary committee to-day agreed
to report adversely on the bill proposing an ad
ditional Representative in the House ot Rep
resentatives from Nebraska.
Subscriptions to the 4 per cent, loan, $150,000.
Secretary Evarts announced, vat the cabinet
meeting to-day, that Russia has accepted the
proposition of the United States government,
to take part in the international congress for
the purpose of fixing a bi-metallic money
The amendment reported from the Senate*
military committee to-day for incorporation
in the bill concerning payments to land grant
railroads, provides that for all services heieto
fore performed by such railroads for the gov
ernment 25 per centum shall be deducted from
their accounts unless the services were ren
dered under express contracts, and that here
after 22% per cent shall be deducted from their
accounts" for transportation of government
troops and property, except as regards United
The Senate confirmed the following nomina
tions: United States consulsJ. F. Rancisco,
Mediue, Guatemala O. M. Spencer of Iowa,
Melbourne Chester Epackson, Wis., Antigua.
PostmastersG. B. Hunter, Newton, La.
SCHOOL PROFESSOB SUICIDES.
ST. Louis, June 4.Prof. John C. Christian,
assistant superintendent of public schools of
this city, in special charge of the German de
partment, suicided at Denver, Colorado, on
Saturday last, while laboring under a fit of
temporary insanity. Prof. Christian was well
known in Cincinnati, having been a member of
the school board of that city some years ago.
OMAHA, June 4.The sentence of Warren
Clough, who was to have been hung Friday
next at York, Neb., was commuted to-day by
Gov. Garber, to imprisonment at hard labor for
TICKET SCALPERS CONVICTED.
BALTIMORE, June 4.The ticket scalpers'
trial resulted in a verdict of guilty agains
White, Knapp and Gaylord. The last two,
having been used by the State as witnesses,
KILLED HIS FAMILY AND HIMSELF.
ATLANTA, Ga., June 4.A man named Cald
well, near Americus yesterday, killed his wife,
three children and his wife's sister, with a
smoothing iron, and tried to kill himself by
leaping from the roof of his residence. He
finally succeeded, by throwing himself from
the top of his gin house.
FORGEB ATTEMPTS SUICIDE.
CINCINNATI, O., June 4.It was announced
yesterday that Captain McCammon, Jeweller,
of Chillicothe, Ohio, has failed with liabilities
at $50,000. To-day it was discovered he had
committed forgeries to the amount of $30,000.
McCa. **oon disappeared from home last night
and w&c !ound to-day in a stable insensible
from the effects of a dose of laudanum taken
with a suicidal intent. It is thought he will
ST. LOUIS, May 4.The Democratic State
central committee met at Sweet Springs to-day
and issued a call for a State convention to be
held at Jefferson City, July 10th, to nominate
one supreme judge, state superintendent of
public instruction, register of lands, and one
railway commissioner also a State central
Reception to the Brewers.
BALTTMOBE, June 4.A large number of the
United States brewer's association, which meets
in annual union to-morrow, having arrived,
were tendered a reception at the academy of
music, by the Baltimore association this
Getting Ready for Business.
NEW ORLEANS, La., Jane 4.A Galveston
yews special says Escoledes and Nuncio are
only two miles apart. The former is constant
ly securing reinforcements, and is expected to
take Predras Negras within a few days.
TEE POTTER COMMITTEE AGAIN IN
James E. Anderson Submitted to a Search
ing Cross-Examination by Representa
tive HeedBut Little of It at Variance
With His Direct Testimony ElicitedHe
Does Acknowledge, However, that He
Misled the Congressional Committee In
Compliance "With His Contract With.
ShermanHe also Stoutly Be-affirmi the
Trnth of that ContractAnother Effort
to be Made To-Day to Break Him
WASHINGTON, nne4.The cross-examination
of Jas. Anderson, in the Potter investiga
tion committee, was commenced to-day by Mr.
Reed, one of the members. It was largely de
voted to an endeavor to convict the witness of
disenpaaeaM between his testimony last
Saturday and statements heretofore made by
him before the Senate investigating committee
that visited Louisiana last year. The bulk of
the examination was as to minor details, which
would not be of any general interest to the
public. The contracts between Anderson and
Nash, and between Anderson and Weber, were
largely used for the purpose* of showing con
tradictions and discrepancies and a disregard
of moral considerations on the part of witness.
For instance, he had stated Saturday in rela
tion to the Nash contract that at the time of its
date he had no evidence of fraud in his posses
sion and had not pretended that
he had any, and yet the contract re
cites that be is to suppress evidences showing
that East Feliciana had been faiily carried by
the Democratic party, the consideration for
such suppression being that Nash was to secure
for him the position of naval officer. He was
pressed on that point as to whethei his state
ment on Saturday, that he had no such evi
dence, was correct or not, and he asserted that
it was, except that he had the Sherman letter
in his pocket at the timeif that could be
construed as such evidenceand also, except
that he had knowledge that the vote of the
State was to be thrown ont on forged protests.
He admitted also, he didn't expect to get the
position of naval officer. He was then asked:
Q. Then that agreement does not express
A. No, not in that sense.
Q. You simply took the paper like a sort of
immoral promissory note?
A. That is about the construction hich a
moral man might put upon it.
Q. You were not very particular about stat
ing the facts exactly in it. What you wanted
was to get the thing in that shape that it would
hurt Nash if he did not carry it out.
A. That was it exactly.
Q. Is that the sort of transaction into which
you frequently enter?
A. No I never entered into anything of the
kind before until I was brought into contact
with Republican officials in Louisiana.
Q. It is a common sort of document in
A. Yes, it is a common thing in Louisiana.
Q. Something like this: I hereby confess
that I stole $1,000, and in consideration of that
I will give John Smith an office, and you both
sign it, and that binds you. Is that the sort of
agreement you aie in the habit of making?
A. No, I am not aware of its being a habit?
Q. You do not know how many more of these
little prommissory notes are out?
A. That is the only one.
Q. You tried it on a colored man first?
Q. The little arrangement which you en
tei ed into with Weber, was that sort of a pro
missory note too?
A. No, I don't know that we promised any
thing to any body.
Q. Thin arrangement with Nash was, you
say, so that Nash would not throw you over?
Q. You got nothing that would blacken him
if he did?
Q. And as for yourself blacking would im
prove you would it?
A. I do not know whether it would or not.
Mr. ReedJ think it would.
The cross-examination was then directed to
the object of showing a contradiction between
the statements in the Weber contract that the
parish had been carried by the Democrats by
legitimate means and statements made in
Saturday's testimony that there had been some
slight intimidation in the parish. A long time
was consumed in this branch. Witness having
repeated what he stated on Saturday, that in
the protest which he had signed the words Re
publican or Democrat did not occur, was asked
whether he had ommitted th* purposely.
He said that he had and that he had done so
in the Weber contract with the object, on his
and Weber's part, of protecting themselves.
Q. You mean putting yourself in a position
so that you could take either side of the ques
A. Not at all.
Q. So that you could give testimony on
either side of the question?
A. No, sir.
Q. You gave testimony on one side of the
question before the Senate committee, did you
Q. You carefully suppressed all evidence
that had a tendency to help the other side, did
A. I did. I was trying to carry out my im
plied bargain with Sherman and suppressed ah
much truth as possible without swearing to a
Q. And you did it by suppression?
A. I did it by suppression.
Q. Antl now you are stating it ou the other
side, are you?
A. I do not know that I am stating it on
Q. You are doing it entirely on a level
A. Doing it entirely on a level basis,
Q. But before you stated it on one side?
A. On the other side.
Q. And when you mode the protest you
stated it on one side?
A. I did.
Passing on to Anderson's examination be
fore the Senate committee, he stated he had
purposely compounded the two documents.
There were, he Baid, one affidavit and two pro
tests, and in my statement I tried to carry out
as far as possible my implied agreement with
Mr. Sherman, and I compounded the affidavit
witd the two protests.
Q. Did it purposely?
A. I did.
Q. Then, under oath you purposely misled
A. I misled that committee purposely.
Q. So that before that committee you
meant one thing in your mind and conveyed
another thing to the committee?
Q. And you went through the whole exam
ination under oath in that manner?
A. Just in that manner.
Coming down to his testimony as to the in
terview with Mr. Sherman at Morcau's restau
rant in New Orleans, Anderson was closely
cross examined and made to repeat in detail all
the circumstances of the interview, but bis an
swers to all the questions, did not show any
notable variation or discrepancy. The cross
examination was not concluded when the com
mittee adjournetdDepereo'clock till 11 to-morrow.
Fire a Wisconsin
GREEK BAY, Wis., June 4.About 1 o'clock
this A. M. fire was discovered in the back part
of McDonald & Wilcox's harness shop on
Broadway, East Depere, Wis. A strong north
west wind blowing at the time, caused great
fears for the entire business centre of the city.
The draw bridge across tbe river being swung
for repairs, prevented the West Depere engine
from assisting. The fire department tele
graphed this city for help, and one of our en.
gines and hose cart started, but was met by a
ST. PAUL, WEDNESDAY MORNING, JUNE 5, 1878.
McDonald & Wilcox, loss on stock $1,000 to
$1,200 insurance $400. Post office building,
with all the mail matter but a few papers.
Both buildings were owned by B. F. Smith.
No insurance. Postmaster, Theo. Stewart, loss
on post office fixtures and sewing machines,
$800 insurance $150. A. Parker, law and
insurance office, saved part of the library in
surance $150. E. W. Arndt, groceries and
crockery, $2,000 insured $1,000. Vacant stone
building owned by Mrs. C. H. Earle, second
story occupied as a dwelling, insured for
$1,100 on building. J. W. Childs, building
and contents, general merchandise insured,
building $1,000, stock $300. Supposed incen
Extra Session to Consider Revision of the
StatutesBoth Houses Re-elect the Offi
cers of the Regular SessionStanding
Committees in the Senate.
[Special Telegram to the Globe.]
MADISON, Wis., June 4.The extra session of
the Wisconsin legislature, for the consideration
of the report of the revision commutes on re
vised statutes, met at twelveXclock to-day, the
Senate being called to order by Charles E.
Bmu, chief clerk of last, session, and the
assembly by J. R. Hunter, chief clerk of the
IN THE SENATE
Senator L. W. Barden was re-elected president
pro tern., Charles E. Bross chief clerk, John
W. DeGraff assistant chief clerk, J. F. Stickle
book-keeper, J. L. Brayton sergeant-at-arms,
S. D. Polleys assistant, Fred. Badgerjpostmas
ter. John A. Neivill assistant, J. F. Stockwell
gallery attendant, the number of pages being
reduced from twelve to four. The usual reso
lutions notifying the cssembly and adopting
rules of last session were adopted. A joint
resolution cutting off all business, except that
pertaining to revision of statues and appropri
ations for expenses of the extra session were
IN THE ASSEMBLY,
A. R. Barrows was re-elected speaker J. R.
Hunter chief clerk Sam Ryan assistant G. R.
Cox second assistant R. C. Spooner book
keeper W. C. Wilson postmaster D. L. Dart
assistant, with six messenger boys. After the
adoption of the usual resolutions, informing
the Senate and governor of the organization,
both Houses adjourned.
The probabilities are the session will con
tinue till the middle of next week.
Speaker Barrows will announce the standing
The following are the standing committees of
JudiciarySenators Wing, Arnold, Bailey,
Hndd, and Rankin.
State affairsSenators Hathaway, Price, and
Finance, banks and insuranceSenators
Treaf, Burrows and Rice.
RailroadsSenators Scott, Socket, Van
Shaack, Reynolds, Hathaway, Paul, Rankin,
Reed and Williams.
EducationSenators Burrows, Andrews and
Manufactures and commerceSenators
Lenain, Loper and Abort.
IncorporationsSenators Price, Scott and
Town and county affairsSenators Torrey,
Campbell and Mumbrue.
Public landsSenators Loper, Giemmer and
Military affairsSenators Van Shaack, Welch
Privileges and electionsSenators, Bailey,
Torrey and Schneider.
Legislative expendituresCampbell, Rich
ardson and Schneider.
Federal relationsSenators Sacket, Bones
Roads and bridgesSenators Gremmer, Bar
den and Wolf.
AgricultureSenators Arnold, Barden and
Engrossed billsSenators Reynolds, Torrey
Enrolled billsSenators Andrews, Swain and
ON THE OTHER SIDE.
Such is the Introduction Col. Henry Wat
terson was Given to the Veterans of the
Ohio Soldiers' HomePositive Views as
to Pensions Positively Expressed.
DAYTON, O., June 4.Henry Watterson, of
the Louisville Courier-Journal, lectured in this
city this evening, and addressed a large assem
bly of veterans of the Soldiers' Home this af
ternoon. He was introduced by Hon. Geo. W.
Hmk, of Dayton, as Col. Henry Watterson,
who served on the other side in the late un
pleasantness. He referred to the late war as a
question beyond party or individual control.
Each man had done his best on either side, and
what he thought ri?ht, if he were a brave and
true soldier, it matters little where he stood
when the long muster roll is called. God will
not ask the color of the cloth worn by any
victim. The right of man to govern himself is
above parties that have their day like dogs.
Were he an autocrat he would not deal out ben
efices with a niggaidly hand but would multi
ply institutions like tbe Soldiers' Home, nor
stop at Mason and Dixon's linenot till the
veterans of the South got a little with the rest.
In sober earnest he asked only what he was
readj to give, and asked nothing for himself.
In republics there could be no discrimination.
Equality was indispensable. He would pen
sion every poor soldier and let the politicians
make the most of it. The quarrel dividing the
victims was not of their making, not of their
seeking. It has ended and all are once more
soldiers of the Union, mutually interested in a
THE CAMPAIGN OF 1878.
Oregon Fires the First GunIndications of
a Substantial Democratic Victory.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 4.A Portland dispatch
says election returns are coming in very slow
ly. Sufficient has been received to induce the
Democrats to believe that Whitaker is elected
to Congress. Uarpart it is generally conceded
is elected secretary of state. Nothing can be
definitely said concerning the remainder of the
State ticket. The growing impression is that
the Legislature will be Democratic. The re
sult cannot be positively stated for two or
Gen. Howard and Troops Start for the
SAN FBANCISCO, June 4.Troops have been
ordered to Boise City. Gen. Heward will start
Friday. Two companies will go from Fort
Canby, six from Vancouver, and all those at
Walla Walla. In consequence of the unsettled
feeling among the Indians on the upper
Columbia no troops will be withdrawn from
Wheaton's command there. Altogether about
500 effective men can be concentrated at Boise,
but it will take two weeks for them to reach
there. Gen. Sherman telegraphs Howard that
in tbe movements to be made department lines
will be ignored.
National Association of Lumber Dealers.
CHICAGO, June 4.The retail lumbermen of
the Northwestern States, met to day in their
first annual convention, and adopted a consti
tution, and the name of the National Associa
tion of Lumber Dealers, and made arrange
ments with wholesalers to prevent the latter
from shipping lumber to consumers. The
penalty agreed on for a violation of this agree
ment is from 5 to 98 per oar, for each case of
infraction of the rules.
messengor, and was told tbe fire was under dence 1.
control, after destroying six buildings, and BOSTON, June 4.Boston 9 Milwaukees 3.
they returned. Losses and insurances, as HOBNELLSVTLLE, June 4.Tecumsehs 2 Hor-
nearly as could be ascertained, are as follows: nells 1.
On tbe Ball Field.
CLEVELAND, 0., June 4.Base ball, Forest
Citys 7s Alleghanys S.
INDIANAPOLIS, June 4.Indianapolis 9 Cin
PROVIDENCE, June 4,Chicago 2 Provi-
nieiiii" i *t&~+**m**imiKmmmismmSi
THE PRINCIPAL BURTHEN OF YES
Emperor William Convalescing Slowl y
Touching Demonstrations of Affection on
the Part of the PopulaceNabeling, the
Would be Assassin UnconsciousBis
marck Grapples with the Socialist Prob-
lemInvitations to the Congress Accept
ed, and Everything Apparently Moving
Smoothly Along Toward Peace.
BEBLIN, June 4.Last night many thousand
people thronged the neighborhood of the pal
ace, waiting the bulletin of the emperor's con
dition. The space from Charlotte strasse to
the palace of the Crown Prince, was kept clear
by the police to secure perfect quiet. Their
services were scarcely necessary. The crowd
was quiet and patient to a touching degree.
It seems that after the shooting of the empe
ror Sunday, when the enraged populace broke
into NabeUng's apartment, he fired twice at
them, severely wounding Haeltfeur, an inn
keeper. The crowd, seeing him bleeding, sup
posed he was the assassin, fell upon him, and
he was so roughly handled before the peo-
le discovered their mistake, that his life is
of. After the second shot Nabeling
shot himself. He was instantly seized and
placed in a prison van. As the"driver passed
rapidly through the archway at the entrance of
the house, his head struck the arch with such
violence that his neck was dislocated and he
died almost instantly.
The examination of Nabeling cannot be con
tinued on account of his precarious condition.
ROME, June 4.The Pope has sent a dispatch
te the Emperor of Germany, expressing his
regret at tbe atrocious attempt on his life.
NABELING SELECTED BY LOT.
BEBLIN, June 4.Dr. Nabeling admitted an
earnest sympathy with the Ultramontane* and
Socialists, and that he hod accomplices, and
though he had no, reason to spare them, he
would mention no nameB just then. The office
of shooting the emperor devolved on him by a
drawing of lots, and he believed it wouldbe
to the public interest were tbe head of the
State to be removed. The town continues in a
state of the greatest excitement and affliction.
The crime will produce grave consequences.
LONDON, June 4.Official accounts of the
emperor's condition continue favorable. The
German embassy here has received a telegram
stating the emperor feels much less pain. The
doctors thought it unnecessary to publish a
bulletin at 5 o'clock this evening, as the pa
tient's condition was unchanged since the is
suance of the bulletin this morning. There
are, of course, aoprehensions about the
strength of one so aged as the emperor to rally
from such a shock. It is on this account that
the physicians have not attempted to extract
the remaining pellets which are lodged close to
an artery in the wrist, fearing inflammation
and also that further loss of blood would occa
sion serious enfeeblement. The crown prince
and princess visit the emperor hourly.
BEBLIN, June 4.The emperor was able to
be removed to another bed to-day. The police
have made domiciliary visits to the residences
of Schapari, Rockous. Most and Auer. editors
of the socialist Berlin Free Press, and confis
cated various documents. Search is proceed
ing at Elbenfeldt, for the workmen who on
Sunday morning last stated that an attempt to
assassinate the emperor would be made that
AGBAM, June 4.The Oazette of this place,
states that Austria has proclaimed martial law
oathe Schovonian-Bonat frontiers, in conse
quence of outbreaks of Bosnian refugees.
LONDON, June 5.A Berlin dispatch says
symptoms of fever in the emperor's case are
not expected before to-morrow. The wounds
in the emperor's face are already healing. He
is cheerful and has already expressed a wish to
laave his bed.
LOOKING AFTER THE SOCIALISTS.
LONDON, June 5.A Berlin special says the
Reichstag will probably be summoned again
shortly, and if it again refuses to pass an anti
socialist bill, it will be dissolved. A Berlin
correspondent says a cabinet council to-day, at
which Prince Bismarck presided, decided te
await the result of the emperor's wounds be
fore deciding upon measures to be adopted
against the socialists. The correspondent adds
that this decision seems also* to dispose of the
rumors in regard to a regency. It is
believed a large number of social'sts have re
cently came to Berlin. The authorities are
taking precautions against any outbreaks. The
richer classes are exceedingly uneasy and fear
trouble, especially if the government, as antici
pated, attempts repressive legislation.
PARIS, June 4.The French government has
offered to aid in the discovery of socialists
here with whom Dr. Nabeling corresponded.
LONDON, June 5.A Berlin dispatch says Dr.
Nabeling has been unconscious since bis second
examination Sunday evening. It appears that
Nabeling's father and sister died mad.
LONDON, June 4.A St. Petersburg dispatch
says despite the large section of public distrust
in the result of the congress, there is no indi
cation of the government's wavering or wish
ing to retract.
A correspondentatVienna reports Gen. Todle
ben has modified his proposition, heretofore
published, promising to withdraw by the sec
ond week ot July if the Turks evacuate Shum
la and the outlying works of Varna, and
will only send detachments beyond
Tchataldja. The Turks will probably refuse.
FOPK LEO AND GERMAN SOCIALISM.
ROME, June 4.The pope has directed Car
dinal Fanchi to dispatch urgent instructions to
the Catholic clergy of Germany to use every
effort to prevent the spreading of socialism.
His Holiness also had a long conference on the
subject with Cardinal Ledochowski, Arch
bishop of Posen, to obtain exact information^
relating to the socialist party in Germany.
INTERNATIONAL POSTAL TREATT.
PARIS, June 4.The international postal
treaty has been signed. All the changes adopt
ed look towards uniformity of charges
throughout the world. Except in the India
and trans United States services are uniform.
Separate proposals concerning the use of ex
change letters with a declared value, and of
international money orders, are adhered to only
by the group of countries composing the con
tinent of Europe. Book packets of two kilo
grammes can' be sent throughout the postal
union. The right of Japan to control her own
postal service entire is admitted in principle.
The British and French postoffices are to be
shortly removed from the Japan postal union.
The treaty is to take effect in April. 1879.
Switzerland continues administrator of the
postal union with the international bnreau at
TURKISH MINISTERIAL CHANGES.
CONSTANTINOPLE, June 4.An imperial order
has been issued appointing Safvet Basha grand
vizier and minister of foreign affairs vice Ru
chai and Pbosphore Maetapha Pasha, minister
of war, vice Mahmoud Damad Pasha. The or
der recommends the ministry maintain tran
quility and the security of all classes of citi
zens and cultivate friendly relations with for
The British channel squadron has arrived at
BERLIN, June 4.An official bulletin issued
at 10 o'clock to-night says tbe emperor has
been free from pain this evening. During the day
he has repeatedly slept calmly and taken nour
ishment with some appetite.
FRESH DEMANDS FOR THE FORTRESSES.
LONDON, Jone 5.A dispatch from Constan-
tinople says the Russians made a fresh demand
for the surrender of the fortresses. Malta dis
patches says the transports have been ordered
as a precautionary measure to take on board a
coal supply for two weeks and hold themselves
in readiness to start at six hours' notice.
A Vienna correspondent says the Servians
are co-operating with the Russians against
INDEPENDENCE OF SLI.
LONDON, June 4.Advices from Singapore
represent the threatened difficulty between
China and 8iam has been averted. All the
treaty powers have now recognized the com
plete independence of Siam.
BERLIN, June 4.All the cabinets accept the
invitation to the congress, to meet in this city
ou the 13th int.
LONDON, June 4.The House of Commons
adjourned over Derby day. The vote was 225
Consols were higher yesterday than within
the past twenty years.
ON THE TRACK.
Ausjdcious Inauguration of the St. Louis
Jockey ClubRunning and Trotting at
FAST TIME AT ST. LOUIS.
ST. LOUIS, June 4.The first running meet
ing of the St. Louis Jockey and Trotting club,
began to-day at their splendid new course situ
ated in the western suburbs, about five miles
from the center of the city. The weather was
superb, the track in first class condition, the
attendance large, from 5 000 to 6,000 people
being present, among them a large number of
ladies. The first event was a hurdle race, mile
heats, over six hurdles, for $250. The second
horse to have $50. The starters were Rink,
Redding, John Rodes and Boston. Won by
Rodes. Time 1:51^, 153^.
Second race was the ladies'stake for two-year
old filiies, three-fourths mile, $500 added, sec
ond horse to get $100, third to save stake.
There were thirty nominations for this race,
and eight starters, Verdict, La Favorita, Lel
tunah. Nettie King, Expectation, Geneviev,
Anna D. Jones, unnamed filly, and Maggie
May. La Favorita won. Time, 1:17%.
Third race was the January stakes for three
year olds, mile heats, $800 added, second horse
$200, third horse to save stake. Thirty-five
entries and four starter*, Himyar, Kate Clax
ton, Leveler and McHenry. Won by Himyar.
Time, 1 42 The first heat is said to have
been run in the fastest time ever made by
Fourth race, special purse, mile and one
eighth, $250 second horse to have $50. The
starters were Miss Malloy, Startle, Henry
Owens, Longview, Dart, Jack Hardy, Chiquita,
Fred Rice, Bill Boss, Harkaway and Rose Mc
Lernand. This race was finely contested with
Boss as a favorite 2 to 1 in the pools, but Jack
Hardy took the Race, Harkaway second, Bill
Boss third. Time 1:56.
RUNNING AT CINCINNATI
CINCINNATI, June 4.There is a moderate at
tendance at the races and the weather is de
lightful. For the first race, mile and a quarter
dash, seven started. Enquirer first and Signal
second. Time 2:10.
Second race, three-quarter mile dash, won by
Edwards, Beatty, McClelland & Co's entry sec
ond, Cronin third, Monopoly, Hitchcock, Bal
lantene, Buckshot, Druid and Alice Grant not
Third race, mile heats, won by Edwin, A,
taking the second and third heats Jack Hark
away took the first heat. Time 1:45-1:45.
Piaretarian, Tolema, Classmate, Lager Beer,
Bell Sanders, Elmir and Banner Itasca, also
Pools on to-morrow's races sold as follows:
First race, mile heats, three in five Virginian
$25, Emma C. $12, Short Line $7. Field Act
ress, Tolema, Transfer $1. Maggie Shields $10.
Second race, Cincinnati cup, Tolema $110,
Charlie Gorbam $60, Watonisa, Bell Dillon,
War Jig and Aunt Betsy each $12 Bessie Lee
$5. Third race, consolation stake, J. R. Swen
ney $2, War Dance $6, Ada Lambert $5 Ada
$5 Lager Beer $7 Ada Springlct $1.
BURIED EY A FALLING BUILDING.
BALTIMORE, June 4.This afternoon a three
story brick building under construction on
Tremont street fell, burying 10 men in tbe
ruins. Jas. Brooks, boss bricklayer, was kill
ed and four others were seriously injured and
the remainder badly hurt.
TROTTING AT MILWAUKEE,
MILWAUKEE. June 4.The first day of the
spring meeting of the Milwaukee Driving
Park association. I Weather clear but cool,
track in fine condition, and attendance fair.
First race, purse $800, 2:50 class, Richmond, 1,
1, 1 Highland Queen, 3, 2, 2 Eittie 8., 2, 4,4
Frank, 5, 3, 3 Flora Gates, 4, 5, 5, Gloster,
6. G, 8 Lizzie B., 7, 6, 6 Rockwell, 8, 8, 7.
Time2:23i 2:30, 2:34^.
Second race, purse $800, 2:29 class Croxie,
3, 1, 2, 1, 1: Lucille. 6, 2,1, 2, 3 John Hall,
1, 3, 4, 5, 4} Lady Voorhees, 2, G, 6, 3, 2 Iowa
Maid, 5, 4, 3, 6, 5 Grey Salem, 4, 5, 5, 4.
Distanced time 2:25, 2:28, 2:o9), 2 28%,
JEBOME PABK BACES.
NEW YOKE, May 4.First race, three-quarter
mile dash, was won by Rhodamauthus, Garrick
second, Stewely, filly, third, Conney Wood,
forth time, 1:19.
West Chester cup, 2x/i
miles, was won easily
by Gen. Phillips, Parole, second, St. James,
third time, 3:31. Third race, 1J^ miles, won
by Fugitive. Heggins, second, Major Berker,
third time, 2:163^. Members cup, one mile,
members of club to ride, won by Orien, Prince
ton, second. Barricade, third time, 1:54. Last
race, one mile, won by Bramble, Simon, sec
ond, Oriole, third time, 1:48
THE MICHIGAN CIBCOTr.
DETBOIT, Mich., June 4.The first of four
days' races in the Michigan trotting circuit
opened at Adrian to-day. The three minute
race was won by Kate Hall, of Rushville, Ind
in three straight heats. Time 2:41 2:38, 2:39.
Jennie, Cambridge, Ind., second Gowanda,
Fredonia, N. Y., third. The sweepstakes was
won by Clifton Boy, Auburn, N. Y., in three
straight heats. Time 2:36, 2:30X, 2:33. Pro
tine, Cincinnati, second Lady Lowery third.
ALT, ABOUND THE GLOBE.
The steamer China, from San Francisco for
Hong Kong, yesterday carried tbe following
treasure list Trade dollars, $43,962 Mexican
dollars, $322,831 silver bars, $679,559 gold
dust and com, $3,404.
Iu the well-known ease of Laura Joyce Tay
lor against her husband, Jas. Valentine Taylor,
at Cambridge, Mass., a decree of divorce has
been granted, the question of alimony and cus
tody of child being reserved.
At Charleston, W. Va.. yesterday, several
hundred miners captured the steamer Murdock,
proceeded to Blacksburg and stopped the mines
there, returning on the Chespeak & Ohio train,
and refused to pay fare. Ths mob was very
violent and abusive.
The New Church convention at Boston yes
terday elected Rev. Chauncey Giles, president.
Hon.C, A. Plantz, of Ohio, vice president Revs.
Wm. H. Hinkley, Indianapolis.and 8.8. Seward,
Wilmington, Delaware, secretaries and John
8. Jewett, New York, treasurer.
In the controversy going on for some two
months past between the Atchison, Topeka &
Sante Fe and Denver & Bio Grande railroad
companies, for right of way through Grand
Cannon, on'the Arkansas river, Judges Dillon
and Hallet have made a decision in favor of the
first named company.
Owing to recent contradictory publications
concerning the Bennett-May duel, Mr. Bennett
telegraphs from Paris his withdrawal of the
injunction of secresy imposed on tbe seconds.
He says he will be here in July, and if public 1 menoed" to grow upon
opinion deems it just he should suffer the le-1 were nlaces on tbe face
Suspicious Death of a Physicians WifeIn
dictments by the V. S Grand Jnry.
[Special Telegram to the Globe.]
WINOXA, May 4.The sudden death of Mias
Barbara Romar, wife of Dr. C. H. ROBMT, which
occurred at one o'clocf this morning, excites
some comment here. Physicians were not
called in till the woman was past help. She
gave birth to a child on Thursday. She leaves
property valued at $10,000, one-third
of which goes to her husband.
The grand jury brought into the United
States district court this morning. Indictments
against John Brondon, Mower coucty.for forg
ing the signature to a postal order, also, for
personating others in procuring money
orders, and againRt Clate Robinson of
Sueui for making counterfeit silver coin.
fBefore Judge Wilkin.1
The New England Mortgage Security company vs.
The St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance company.
Cause given to the jury.
Levi Qreves vs. First Division of ths St. Paul &
Pacific railroad. Suit far damages for property
taken. Jury impaneled and dispatched to view ths
[Before Judge Brill.]
Anton 8pringervs. Matilda Oreave et sL Contin
ued to June 18.
I Before Judge O'Gorman. I
In the matter of the estate of John B. Irvine, de
ceased. Amcy Irvine appointed administratrix, and
ordered to gi\e bonds in the sum of $15,000.
Iu the nutter of the estate ot Miles W. Keogh,
deceased. Account of administrator with will an
nexed examined and slowed, and final decree made
distributing the estate.
In the matter of the estate of Robert NaUon, de
ceased. Inventory and appraisement filed
In the matter of the guardianship of Newton I.
WUley, order made and entered releasing guardian,
hia bond and surety.
Estate of James T. MaxHeld. Petition for letters
of administration filed. Order made for hearlnc
June 36 at 10 A.'U.
[Before Judge O'Brien.]
John Hennessey, disorderly conduct. Itlscharjcd
William McFetridge. assault and battery Gov
ued till June 6th at 9 A. U.
Charles Galloway, violation of hack ordim.^.00
Postponed till June 10th at 9 A. M.
Patrick Cavanaugh, drunkenness. Fined $3 and
$1 costs Paid.
John B. Denier and Thomas Boacb, petty larceny.
Acquitted and discharged.
John Ashley, disorderly conduct. Fined $3 and
$2.85 costs Paid.
Hannah Walsh, drunkenness. Committed for
John Hughes, drunkenness. Sent out of town.
John Leavitt, drunkeness. Fined $2 and $3.88
costs. Sentence suspended.
Frank Hunter, Kate Campbell and Minnie Living
ston, disorderly. Hunter fined $15 and $1.33 coats,
paid Campbell fined $10 and $4.J5 costs, paid Min
nie Livingston discharged and seat ont of town.
Jacob Cedar, threatening to k'll, gave bad in $100
to keep the peace for six mouths.
Joseph La Belle, John Dufour, Leon St. Germain
and Mitchell La Bross for petty larceny. La Bells
committed to Keform school, tbe rest reprimanded
Edward Lynch paid his fine, tbe costs wero re
mitted and prisoner dircharged.
Powers Brothers vs. Thos. F. MoAvoy, goods sold.
Continued for one week.
N. Pottgeiser, fir., vs. William Marten. Defaulted
and judgment entered for plaintiff for $89,08.
John Mathies vs. James Kennedy, action for work.
Judgment for plaintiff for $13.
St. Paul Gaslight company vs. P. Faher and Cath
erine Faher, for gas. Continued one week.
Emma Lane vs. Dan. S. Merritt and Mary Merritt,
for wages. Contined to June 6th at 10 A. V. If no
answer filed then judgment to be ordered for plain
R. U. Copeland, Esq.. of the WasecA Leader,
was in the city yesterday.
Geo. E. Skinner, wife and daughter, Fari
bault, at the Metropolitan.
Hon. C. F. Buck, Winona, looked in upon
the impeachment proceedings yesterday.
H. M. Crossett, Northwestern superintendent
of the United States Express company at the
L. 0. Bhorey, Esq., Montreal, passed tLrough
the city last evening, eastr.-ard, on his return
from a visit to Manitoba.
Arrivals at the Clarendon: O. J. Johnson,
Duluth A. A. Hartvood, Austin G. M.
Cameron, d- M. A. Thaver, Sparta: Jesse
Dale, River Falls. Wis. Geo. B. Hunt, Hudson
8-:th H. Kenney, Mornstown, Minn. C.
Judge A. A. Harwood, of the Austin Trans
cript, was in the city yesterday and spent some
time in attendance upon the impeachment
court. It is said the judge does not like being
compared to fhe Younger brothers, and would
like to see "impeached" written as the verdict
of the court.
The following were among the arrivals at the Met
ropolitan yeetprday: o. Beannon G. N. Green, W.
Buchanan, N. Fled, W. Lediug, New York F. IS.
Perry, W D. Wiswell, T.C. Brown, Boston C. L.
Fitch. Mobile C. J. Walln, S. Frink, St. Louis E.
E. McCrary, Washington C. F. Buck, Winona J.
P. Farley and wife, Dnbuque T. B. Cleraei ts, Fari
bault 8. O. Shorey, Montreal Madam Dubue and
cbtid, Winnipeg N C. Akin, Yankton ^F. X. Charles,
Kloux City N. D. Btocker, Lake City A. M. Turner,
J. M. Campbell, Chicago G'has. M. Lawrence, Bed
Wla 8. T. Merrill, Beloit J. W. Buchanan, Day
ton F. E. Wasburn, Louisville H. Crosst, G. E.
Skimer and wife, Miss Skinner, Faribault C. H.
Gra\es, Duluth J. A. Roundy and wife, Milwaukee.
The following were among tbe arrivals at the Cos
mopolitan yesterday: John Wagener, South Bend,
Ind Geo. Slock, Champaign, Ills., J. J. Smith,
Winona P. T. Mclntyre, Thos. PurcelL Thos. Gib
son, C. N. Beiseke, Austin G. Hartmann,8t. Louis
Michael Quady and wife, Minneapolis V. W. Kich
an's, Wm. Bandfer, Austin L. Normanoin and wife,
Bastings J. Schweitzer, Mankato.
At the Merchants yesterday: C. M. Jones,
Minneapolis T. G. Mealey, Monticello W. H.
Houlton, Elk River C. McMillan, Stillwater
L. Grant, do. B. Deakin, Red Wing C. Y.
Lellock, Detroit W. A. Jackson, Newark J.
A. Schoville, Chicago L. A. Dowee, Connecti
cut W. E. Keskadden, Washington G. L.
Sharretts, Hudson Mrs. F. A. Loomis, Chica
go W. M. Mills, Dayton P. N. Skinner, Chica
go D. A. Olenday, do. J. F. Meagher, Man
kato J. CtSpeece, Rel Wing F. L. Mathie,
St. Louis: E. M. Morehouse, Owa
tonua W. F. Steel, Milwaukee
J. B. Shaw. St. Louis W. A. Caresly, Chicago
Alex. Krailsheimer, New York W. A. Frost.
Topeka, Ks. G. A. Whitman, Hbdom J. M.
Archibald, E. G. Ault, Dnndas W. M. Taylor,
St. Louis G. Harrison, H. G- Harrison, Min
neapolis P. A. Bergma and wife, Anoka C. E.
Chenaueth, C. Armstrong, Guathsney, Fari
bault C. L. Goves, C. 8. Hulbert, Minneapolis
J. U. Murdock, Wabashaw A. K. P. Lam, Man
kato T. C. P. Burd Dassel C. A. Pills
bury, Minneapolis J. Tlamans, Madelia
G. B. Dresbach, Wabashaw. T. B. Maginnis,
Morris W. Goldsmith, Philadelphia Mrs. E.
Oakes. Cannon Falls W. Smith. Le Sueur J.
J. Rust, East Saginaw, Mich. W. W. Moore,
Eau Claire, Wis. E. R. BaiJy. Maiden Bock
G. J. Wilmot, M. C. Co. D. B. Johnson, Aus
tin W. P. Day, Chicago Ira DeGraff, Winona
J. Hemon, St. Mary. Minn. 8. B. Foot, Bed
Wing: F. O. Wederkmcb, New York H. H.
Gross, Chicago C. H, Moorehouse and wife,
Milwaukee H. A. Bury, Chicago J. B. Brush
welt, W. Meghan, Fondu Lac J. McLoughlin,
U. S. A., Miss Wells, Dead Lake Agency.
A dead man was found floating down the
river early yesterday morning, below the 8L
Paul & Pacific depot. The body was brought
to the shore and Coroner Stein notified, who
immediately attended, impaneled a jury and
held an inquest. The body bad evidently been
in the water some time, as green moss had 00m-
it, and there
gal penalties, he is perfectly willing to "bowl other creatures bad been nibbling,
to that decision and submit to the laws of the The body appeared to be that of a -4k from
land. 25 to 28 years of age, about 5 feet 7 inches in
WisiasaTO*, Dec. 5.1 A. u.Indications
for upper Mississippi and lower Missouri
alleys rising followed by falling ammeter,
stationary tarising temperature, easterly and
southerly winds, clear or partly cloudy weather
and possibly occasional ligtyfe rain.
height, dark hair and no
clothed like a laboriag man^with well worn,
ribbed pants and dark sack coat and leather
shoes. The jnry found that deceased came to
his death by drowning, although it is difficult
to tell how they arrived at that conclusion. The
body was removed to the morgue.