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IS IT MURDER OR SUICIDE 1
t linen MYSTERY SURROUNDING T1IE DEATH
OP LOW IIE Y0UNO.
tM ITU Money or Vapors Cannot be Found, and
' Ye Blnu, Ilia Partner, who Know About
1 Them, baa Disappeared The Razor Willi
,1' whlcb Yonns's Tliroat wm Cat In Yea
M-j Hlnc'a Octectlvefl Searching; for Mm.
if' .fii ii WHE brand-new razor
' wl which drew tho life-
tsf krVT?1 VQ PI blood of Low IIo Yong
IWy JjJ frjl nt C2 Delancey street
V llfifl CTliNUKTi mt( yesterday was not his.
I Jv I ll pSl 1 It belonged to Iijb nnrt-
LLdLl Jj nor co Sing, and Yoo
(AZ-SyiZy , Sing has disappeared.
S2 This is but one of tho
! t lllf circumstances which
' llv Si PTFf3 cast a shadow of doubt
Ft) IS III and suspicion ovor the
fopSJ)4JJ llvl III statements of the othor
lYv-rJjJi. Chinamen and tho
y"SAjy theory of tho police
i 1"" rl H? tuat kow Ho Tone's
J W death was suicidal.
l Tho three partners who ran the laundry
wero Yoe Sing, Low lie Yong' ami Ah Dock.
a Thoy como from China together eight
j years ago, and for six years kept a laundry
! in Mott street. Thoy did a thriving business
; and must havo saved a pile of money. Low
IIo Yong had a wifo in China, and it was
known that ho intended to return within a
short time to tho Flowery Land.
; Moh Lung, who works in tho cigar store at
No. 8 Mott street, says Yong visited the
Chinese shipping agency in that street one
day last week and asked as to the cost
of the overland and ocean passage. IIo was
iu Chinatown the whole of Monday night
and spoke of giving up work. He said bis
i health was bad and ho wanted to go home.
I From tho way he talked his friends thought
ho had saved up from three to five thousand
dollars. They do not boliovo ho committed
There is something very suspicious about
, the way tho crime came to tho notice of the
' police. OuBtomerswho went to tho store
yesterday morning found the door locked,
and no one appeared to bo at work
inside. Curtains wero fixed over tho
window and over tho glass partition
over the door in such a way that no view of
the interior could bo had. It has since been
i learned that Ah Dock and Ah Hop,
, a man who worked for the firm,
were down in Mott street getting
advice from their follow-oonntrymon what
should be done with tho body. It was not
until 3 o'clock in tho afternoon that Coroner
Nugent was notified and ho v, as told that tho
man hod just been found dead in. bed.
i Ho went there and found tho corpse lying
on a cot in tho rear room. A great gash was
in tho left sido of tho throat, and
Ah Dock produced a razor which
ho said ho found on tho floor. The
dead- man's right hand, was doubled
' up under bis body, a circumstance which
in itself almost forbids tho theory of suicide.
i 'the body was cold and stiff and the young
man had apparently been dead many hours.
, The blood had congealed in a ghastly pool on
f iha Ann,
Ah Dock and tho other Chinaman told tho
Coroner they had just found the body and
that Yong must have cut his throat while
they wero ironing in the other room. They
said ho had been sick for several
months and was very despondent. They hid
the faot that thore was another member of
the firm and that ho had not been seen sinco
Coroner Nugent cave a permit to removo
the body to an undertaker pending an in
vestigation, and it was not till the dead-wagon
halted in front of tho door that the polico
, wero awaro of what had happened. Detec
tive 'Warner was passing at the time and he
went in. The body had been straightened
out and tho detective was thrown off the
scent by tho plausible story told by the laun
drymon. ' An official from the Chlneso Consulate was
I at the store this morning, being prompted to
an investigation by the statements of Moh
Lung and other friends of the dead man.
The strange part of the affair is that no
.i money or papers were found on the dead
,. man, or in the narrow quarters which he
occupied at the laundry. Ah Dock says he
does not know where Yong's money is, but
that Yu Sing will mako it all right when he
turns up. ,
, Cant. Allaire is not yet prepared to say
I whether he looks upon the case as one of
' i murder or suicide, lout it is known that his
ward detectives have been looking for Yco
t , i King since early last evening and aro still en-
V , 'gaged in the search.
The body is atsJames Naughton's under
taking establishment, 35 Mott street, awaiting
the action of the Coroner. When Yong's
friends get permission to bury it there will
be a fine funeral. Scraps or consecrated
rloo paper will bo scattered bohind
the hearso all the way to the Ever
rs-een Cemetery, tho idea being that the
cSvil will be so busy picking them up that ho
( will never be able to fix his talons on the
ij corpse Boiled chioken, cooked rice, chop.
r sjioka, a cup of alcohol and lighted candles
will be put in the grave to furnish Low lie
YonR for his celestial journey.
j - This" case recalls the mysterious murder of
the laundryman, Yu Cheo King, at 117 Glin-
ton street, three years ago, IIo was found
f dead in'his store one morning with eleven
terrible wounds in his body, and a murderous
creese in his heart. The crime was evidontly
prompted by motives of revenge and three of
the man's partners were arrested on suspicion,
but it could not be fixed on any of them.
fc Suicide among the Chinese population is
Jj&fi almost unknown. Notasinglo case has ever
BU, happened before in this city. The Celostiols
Jtl believe that the man who takes his own life
If if forever barred out from tho dolights of tho
' 1 Flowery Kingdom.
1 Deputy Coroner Jenkins held an autopsy
i this morning.
' medical Student Clubbed.
J, SrXCIAI, TO IBB XTEXIHa WOBLD.
V Months al, Oct. M. For several days the medi
L cal students of the four city universities have been
I at war with the police and the city has been kept
M In a state of turmoil. The feeling reached Its
K height Holiday night, when a large body of police
I were notified that four hundred stndents would be
l at the Academy of Muslo to attend the Initial per
il formanceof the Orau French opera Comprnv.
1 The police made things lively for them, and when
1 they emerged from the theatre fell upon them and
i clubbed them unmercifully.
Detective IIeram Found Guilty.
toracLU. TO TH ITIMiao rvnui.l
k Boston, Oct. so, The Jury In the superior Crlm.
J ' Inal Court this morning, brought In a verdict of
ft' Eullly.lo the case of Martin V. B. Hersoin, the prt-
WT, vatp detective, charged with larceny of 11.600
v worth of diamonds Irom V. M. 11 arris, a travelling
J, , talesman, '
Vornltora, OimU, 8lorM.Bwtdlnr.Omok.rr. Btaadai.
FaAroworOaOhuaat., nw Otutbiun 84Bn. V
OLD MB. LEVY TONT HOME.
Pollcemru Return flood for 111 and Rend
Him Home to 111 Dinner.
A shabby old man, thin and bowed, was
feebly crossing Fifth avenue at Thirtieth
street at 8.30 o'clock last evening. A hansom
cab wus coming down, and tho driver held
up a little to let tho old man make connec
tion witli tho curb-stone. Tho old man did
not seem to notico tho cab. His anglo of re.
flection was not equal to the anglo of lnci
dents, that is suro.
The horse bowled him down as if ho wore
a nino-piu, the cab gayly rollod over him and
tho old gentlemau lay limp and long on the
pavement, like n figuro in a transplanted
wood-cut of a sensational novel. A soft
hearted policeman gathered him up and snt
him on tho curbstone, with his back against
a lamp-post. The old man's shinv plug hat,
badly ' knocked out," lay crushed at his
sido. After a Parthian glance at tho wreck
ho had made, tho " cabby " skurried off at a
lively paco without leaving his address for
There was no Coroner in it, however, for
tho old man, when ho was Btoodup, protested
against going to tho station-houso.
" No n'cessitYV' ho murmured. " 'in
goin' home to dinner."
Ho uasblocding fru'n a cut over his left
eye. His shabby cent and shiny trousers
looked tho worse from being used to clean
Fifth avenue with, but for an old man who
had just been knooked down and run over
by a hansom he was very little rattled.
At the station, he described himself on
Andrew Levy, of 210 West Thlrty.second
street, fifty-seven years of ago, Binglo and of
no business. The polico recognized him as
a great informer against their fraternity and
a mild sort of crank. They heaped, coals of
fire on his head by washing anu tying it up,
and then Mr. Levy went Homo to his dinner.
Ho did not exhibit any traco or liquor.
DR. GRANT, TUB SWINDLER, AGAIN.
Another Wife of tho ninch1farrled Charla
tan Tarns Up.
UIC1AX. TO TDK ETIXIMO WOBLD.
Bobtoh, Oct. 20. Again tho namo of Dr.
Grant, tho famous bigamist and confidence
man, who died in tho East Cambridge Jail,
where he was awaiting trial on a charge of
swindling Miss Lucy Torroy, of Cambridgo,
is brought beforo the public It now appears
that ho is the famous Dr. Contri, who took
on active part in tho Fenian raid about
twenty years ago.
Mrs. A. K. Gove, of No. 423 Saratoga street.
East Boston, says that sho knows Dr. Grant
and his history. She says her brother, Dr.
McSheedy, of East Boston, formed his
acquaintance whilo travelling in Franco
In 1859. Thoy came home together and
separated in Now York. Thero he married
a German girl, whom he afterwards deserted
and enlisted in a Now York regiment for the
war. In 18C9 Dr. Grant married Mrs. Gove's
eistor, Mrs. Jano Delaney, and after stealing
820,000 of her money doserted her.
lie was next heard of in Poughkeopsio, N.
Y whgro ho was arrested for bigamy and
sentenced to Sing Sing. Ho was pardoned
before his sentence expired, and went to
Europe. Two years ago he visited Mrs.
Gore's sistor in Chicago, and tried
to persuade her to "let their
daughter accompany him, promising to send
her to a boarding-school. Ho' claimed that
ho was the illegitimate, son of Victor
Emanuel, King of Italy, and was exiled for
conspiring against the throne.
Mrs. Gove will endeavor to obtain posses.
B1UU Ul tilt? IJIUlJUltJ bUUb UU ,v AU& uu
benefit of her daughter.
SETTLEMENT OF A VEXED QUESTION.
Dr. oddard, of Portinioutb, the Oldest
Uraduate of Unrvnrd.
nCUI. TO TBI XTXSINO WOULD.
Boston, Oct. 20. Dr. William Goddard,
now of Oharlestown, is tho oldest living
graduate of Harvard College sinco tho death
of Dr. William Perry and Mr. W. R. Sever.
There was much doubt for some time who
held that honor.
Dr. Goddard was born In Portsmouth,
N. H., April 22, 1790, ami was graduated in
tho class of 1815. He is tho only survivor of
his class, while no member of the succeeding
class, 1810, is alive, and but four graduates of
1817 survive, two of tho latter being Mr.
George Bancroft and Mr. Samuel E. Sewall.
LouU F. Poat Not to Withdraw.
A rumor was In circulation to-day that Louis F.
Post, candidate for DlBtrtct-Attornoj on the United
Labor party ticket, was about to withdraw. An
Evkmino Wobld reporter found Mr. Post In his
office In Park 'row and asked If there was any
foundation for the report.
"Not the slightest, was the reply. "I did
not aik for the nomination. It came to me volun
tarily, and when the party asks me to withdraw It
will be time for me to do no. "
Won't Redan Ju.t Yet.
The rumors as to the Intended resignation of
Corporation Counsel Morgan J. O'Brien
and Park Commissioner Theodore W. Myers
are premature. Both gentlemen were
seen by an EvtiNa Wobld reporter
this afternoon. They aald they would not resign
In any event until after the election. If elected
to the Judgeship and Comptrollerihlp respectively
they can retain their preaent omces until Deo, 81.
Tbe Westernland Ahead or Time.
Tho Red Star steamer Westernland, from Ant
werp, arrived at her dock this morning, after a
no't unusually disagreeable voyage, lie captain
and officers wero very much surprised when
told by an KvxtttNO Wobld reporter that rumors
that the ship had foundered at sea were circulated
in Antwerp. They were unable to account for the
origin of the rumor. The vessel arrived a day
ahead of time.
Thinks She U a Criminal.
The wife of Hobert Cooper, of 63J Hudson
street, was held this morning at tho Jefferson
Market Court for examination as to her sanity.
Hhe has the delusion that she committed some
crime, and that the police are hounding her.
Itathertbau euduro the mental suffering longer
ahe requested her husband last night to deliver
her up to Justice. lie took her to 'the Charles
street station bouse, where she was detained.
Two IrUbmen Again.! One Colored Olan.
A three-cornered row occured last night at Sixth
avenue and Carmine street between Henry &
Wood, a painter: Patrick 11. Owens, a cook, and
Paton Washington, a colored man. Knives were
used and Wood waa cut on the left band by the
negro, who, with Stevens, waa arrested, but were
dlicnarKed at the Jefferson Market Court this
rooming. It was a battle of two Iruhmcn against
one colored roan. '
II. Ogden H1II1.'. Dnrlol Vault.
D. Ogden Mills's magnificent burial vault at
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery la about flntahed. The
handsome and costly bronie doors arrived ou
Mondar alternoon and were swung in place yes
terday. They are detlgned In lattice work and
cost a large sum of money.
John J. O'Drlen'a Hull for Oltlee.
John J. O'Brien's suit to have his name placed
on tho list of those eligible for appointment as
Chief of the Bureau of Elections came np Jp-day
before i Jndg nonohue in Supreme Court Cbam
b?r The rguim for Mr. O'Brien was begun
by Soon K V"Jn
TO-DAY'S RACES IN ENGLAND.
THE UNBEATEN FRIARS BALSAM WINS THE
lie Goes Into Winter Quarters tbe Favorite
for Next Year's Derby, Having In Turn
Won tbe New, Hur.tbourne, July, ltlch
inond, Molerombe and middle Park Stake.,
Wortb T1I ftenernl Foreign New..
Iuecul oadlc to the kvxnino wobld.1
Londom, Oct. 20. Sir Froderlok John,
stou unbeaten two-year-old colt Friar's Bal
nam added tho Dewhurst Plato to his record
to-day. The race was run over tho last sovcu
furlongs of tho Itowlcy Mill at Newmarket
and ho carried the top woight of 131 pounds.
Friar's Balsam was bred by Lord Alington,
and is trained by John Porter at Kingscloro,
also trainer for tho Prince of Wales, Duko of
Westminster and others. Tho colt first run
and won tho New Stakes nt Ascot, sinco
which ho has in turn won the
Hurstbourno Stakes at Stookbridgo, tho
July Stakes at Nowmarkot, tho Richmond and
Molocombe Stakes at Goodwood, and last but
not least tho Middlo Pork Stakes at New
market two weeks ago, the combined value of
which amounts toX7,219.
Friar's Balsam will now bo retired for the
season, and ho goes back to Kingsclero as
strong a favorite for next year's Dorby as did
Ormonde after ho had won tho Criterion
stakes and Dowhurst plato iu 1885, to
whloh may be added that ho ,is still
unbeaten. Friar'B Balsam is hem ily engagod
next year, for, in addition to tho Dorby, he is
in tho 2,000 Guineas, Epsom Grand Prize,
Doncaster St. Lcgor, Kompton Park Iloyal
Stakes of 11,000 at Manchester, and numer
ous other valuable, stokes, Including the
Grand Prix do Paris.
LEO'S CONCILIATORY MESSAGE.
Ills (Suggestion to Ibe Preach Uorernmrnt
Bernhardt was Displeased.
rrciiL CABLE to the evemino wobld,
Fakis, Oct. 20. Behalne, tho French Am
bassador to tho Holy Seo, has arrived in
Paris. His mission is to present tho con
ciliatory message of Leo XIII. to tho French
Government. Tho Popo points out that tho
moment is opportnno if tho Re
public wishes to gain tho support
of tho Fronch bishops and clergy
and, in a great measure, their flocks.
,Leo does not ask for an ostontatious return
of religious orders, seeing that thoy wero
never thoroughly oxpelled. Monks preach
in their habits in tho churches of Paris, and,
although thoy adopt tho dress of tho secular
clergy in tho street monastic whito or brown
'is quite visible.
The sale of " La Tosca," Sardou's now play,
to Fanny Davenport "has gravely displeased
Bernhardt, who wished to buy it herself or
to havo it sold to Grau. At ono timo Bern
hardt threatened to throw up her engagement
and go back to America. All this has now
been smoothed over.
The Paris Jockey Club has been forced to ,
act in its own defense in consequence of the
monstrous caricatures now being exhibited ;
and sold in the streets of Paris. In those tho
club is gibbeted as a den of thieves. Gen. .
Dandlon'B expulsion will thcreforo bo solemn
and public. '
HIS MAJESTY IN GOOD HEALTH.
Germany'. ICmperor Playing Itllllardii nnd
Stalking Deer Von Itloltke'o Birthday.
irECUL CABLE TO TBE EVEHIKO WOBLD.
Beblin, Oct. 20. The Emperor is enjoying
excellent health at Wernigerode, whero ho
was playing billiards last night, and went out
stalking this morning and boar hunting after
wards. His Majesty will leave Wcrnigorodo
at 0.30 to-morrow morrow morning, arriving
here about 2 onFriday, The Emperor, with
Princes William, Leopold and others, will
attend a royal boar hunt a fow miles from
Crown Prince- Vossioho is greatly dis
pleased at the way in which many of tho Ger
man papers have recently been reporting and
commenting upon his state of health. Tho
Crown Prince, who was last summer mado
residuary legatee to a fortune In Franco, hat
ing Frenchmen, has declined tho bequest on
the ground that ho cannot approve tho testa,
Von Moltko will colobrato his eighty
seventh birthday to-morrow at his scat at
Kreisan, in Silesia.
PRESIDENTIAL CRISIS IN FRANCE.
Effect of tbe Reaolutlon to Investigate the
Caflarel Scandal Urevr May Resign.
IMCIiL CABLE TO TOE SVEXIlfd WOBLD.
Paius, Oct. 20. Tho passngo of tho resolu
tion for n committee of investigation on tho
Caffarol scandal by tho Chamber of Deputies
will bring about a crisis most dangerous to
Tho declaration comes from reliablo
sources that should such a committco bo ap
pointed President Grevy will regard It as a
vote of want of confidenco In him personally
and will send in his resignation to the
, Kx-Gov. Hoffman Coming Home.
rtClAL CABLE TO TUE EVIVI1K WOBLD.)
Londok, Oct. 20. Ex.Gov. Hoffman will
soil for homo Thursday,
Oxford, N. H,, Oct. ss. In a speech to his con
stituents. Sir Charles Tupper last night said that
Chamberlain bad cabled him that he could not
visit Ottawa before going to Washington.
Caloaut, N. W. T., Oct. S3. Oxloy Ranch
shipped from Calgary to-day boo steers to Montreal.
There will be a larger ahlpment on 80th. These
shipments are exciting public intereat and there Is
a confident belief that this trade wlllasiume ex
tensive proportions next year.
Jacisonvilm, Fla., Oct. M. Dr. C. J. Ken
worthy, the Health Officer, and Dr. Ilacon, of
Dual County, lett here to-day to Investigate the
cordon and quarantine around HtlUbord County
and Tampa. All other portions of the State are
St. tools, Oct. M. Advices from A. Mlnten.
bcrger, a miner from sablnel, Mexico, about one
hundred and fifty miles northwest of Kl Paso, con
firm! the news of a recent raid by a remnant of
the Apaches, formerly commanded by Mangus.
WAsniNQTOK, Oct. M. Chamberlain's speech at
Islington yesterday, complicating the Irlah ques
tion with the fisheries, Is occasioning a deal of
comment here. It la very much regretted that
this new feature, whloh should have no bearing on
the question at Uaue.ihould have been introduced.
A NI0JIT OF FEAR AND TERROR.
Residence Over tlm Grern Rlilge Colliery In
Great Danger From it Cate.ln.
(triccuL to the r.vtNio womn.l
ScnANTOX, Oct. 20. Tho residents of the
Sixth Ward, Duumore, whoso homes aro
over tho workings of tho Green llidgo Col
llcry, passed last night in fenr aud tenor,
mado so by tho caving in of a largo territory
in that section. For kouio timo thero has
been mora or less woTkiug of tho roof iu tho
first and socoud veins of the colliery, owing
to tho continual robbing of the pillars, which
had not been replaced by sufficiently stroug
timbers to maintain tho great mirfnre area
Tho first noticeable sigtiR of the impending
crash v, ere observed Monday afternoon, and
the several hundred men nnd boyH who were
at work in tho bowels of tho earth wero at
once ordered to leavo tho mine. They had
no sooner got out of the slopo than thoy were
groeted with a roaring cloud of dust mingled
with debris and broken timbers, showing that
a largo portion of roof had fallen down.
Thero was no settling of tho surface, how
ovor, until during tho night. Tho peoplo
wore greatly excited yesterday morning when
they found visible signs of tho Interior
wreokago making themsohes apparout upon
Great open fissures, two to flvo inches wide,
extended hundreds of feet in an easterly aud
westerly direction) tho wells wero all
drained dry nnd many houses woro slightly
shaken, so that it was impossible to close aud
open doors. Near Johnson's storo tho effects
of tho cavo-in are most prominently visible.
Tho open fissures extend across tho Dtiu
more street car tracks ; tho rear part of the
storo is detached from tho former, hanging
away from it like a leaning tower. ' All work
about tho colliery has bcon suspended aud
Mine Inspector Blewitt has forbidden any
one to enter the mino uutil tho surface work
ings are ovor.
MUSLIN FOR THE ANARCHISTS SHROUDS.
A Report that Gov. Oglesby Will Grant the
Dion n. Brief Re.plte.
riCIAL TO TBE EVXXIMO WOBLD.
Chicago, Oct. 20. Tho latest talk about tho
condemned Anarchists is that even if tho
United States Supremo Court declbiou should
be adverse, Gov. Oglesby will grant a brief
respite Ho has boon appealed to, it is said,
to givo tho men moro than two weeks to pro
paro for death. Tho inmates of the women's
cells at the jail aro reported to be very much
disturbed by an official request that they
help mako tho shrouds and caps to bo used
at tho execution of tho condemned men.
Somo of tho Inmates wero willing to do tho
work requiredi'but others wore strongly op
posed to render any aid. It may bo necessary
to havo tho work clono outBido tho Ml. Tho
unbleached muslin has already been pur
chased. Each shroud will bo shaped like n
bng, only with holes nt both cuds, and
gathered closely at the top. Tho hoods will
bo half a yard in width and about tho same
length, gatherod together at tho top, which
will bo about ten inches across.
FIRST SINCE THE YEAR 1600.
No Royal Baby Una Been Born In Scotland
From That Time Until Monday.
(FECIAL TO THE EVZIUKO WOBLD.
London, Oct. 2G.-In announcing tho ac
couchement of Princess Beatrice nt Balmoral
Castlo on Monday, tho Court circular men.
tions that this is the first instanco of n mem
ber of tho royal family being born in Scot
land since tho year 1CO0."
A bonflro was lighted on Craig Gowan in
tho evening in honor of tho birth statuo of
the Prince. Conbort, which is in the courso
of erection on Smith Lawn, AVindsor
Great Park, nnd which will bo flu.
iBhod by tho timo tho Queen
returns to Windsor Castlo from tho North,
when it is the intention of the Qucon to nn
vail it. Tho pedettal is in readiness for tho
ROBERT GARRETT ON HIS TRAVELS.
Arrival at St. Fan! In Good Ilenlth nnd
Spirits He Needs a Ixing Rest.
(SrECIAL TO THE ETEIUKO WOBLD.)
St. Paul, Oct. 20. Robert Garrett and his
party reached hero last night. Dr. Barnard,
who has chargo of tho details of tho
trip, said that Mr. Garrett was simply
carrying out a long entertained project to
visit the Pncifio coast ou tho City of Mox.
ico, whilo he was free from Important cor
poration and business interests.
Regarding Mr. Garrett's health, Dr. Bar
nard said: "I da not know a man who
possesses a finer physique or better
health than Mr. Garrett enjoys to
day, but he inhorits from his father
tho characteristic) of largo blood vessels in
tho head. Mr. Garrett's family and friends
havo been solicitous to protect him from an
attack of congestion, of tho brain or brain
fever, of which ho has been in imminent
peril for some time.
LABOR STIR AT THE CAPITOL.
A Rig Parade and Demonstration to Take
Place Nov. 2d.
FECIAL TO THE EVESrKO WOBLD,
Washington, Oct. 20. Extensivo prepara
tions aro being inado for a grand labor
demonstration and parado hore Nov. 2.
Senator Voorhccs, of Indiana, and cx-Senator
Conger, of Michigan, havo been invited to
address tho meeting. Gen. Master Workman
Powdorly has bIso been urged to attend.
Tho immediate cause of tho gathering of the
labor organizations is duo to a decision of
Justice Sncll in the Polico Court last week,
fining sovernl workmen for boycotting. Tho
meeting Is to protest against this decision.
Auxlou About ISxpeuso Money.
The bold over Commissioners of Emigration will
havo an Important meeting to-morrow afternoon.
The' secretary of tho Treasury has for some
months refused to honor their drafts for
the current expenses of Castle tiarden. Dur
ing this time they have been compelled
to draw upon a reserve fund which has accumu
lated from the salo of privileges aud sercral other
sources. This fund Is now about ex
hausted, and no money remains In the
hands of tho Commissioners to carry
on their work. It Is the purpose of tho Commis
sioners to decide to-morrow what they shall do In
the future, for they cannot legally Incur any debts
for which they have not tbe resources to discharge.
Rrldgrton, N. J., Wants a Pnbllo Building,
ISrlCIAL TO THE XVEXISO WOBLD.
Uhidobton, N, J., Oct. so. Tho citizens of
Brldgeton will petition Congress at Its next session
for a ITS, 000 appropriation for a publlo building.
Tbe Uoard of Trade has tho matter In chat go.
Congressman Illnea has promised his aid and will
present the bill.
' The Reason of It.
IKron (At Arw farfi, -Vrtrf,
He Everything seems exaggerated to ma to-day
and I don't know bow to account for It.
She Yon were probably telescoped In that col
Islon you had with a lamp-post last ntght.
THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE
Enthusiasm Ovor tho Nomina
tion of Nlooll and Martlne.
County Democracy Men Who Will Bolt
Democratic State Committeemen Would T.Ike
the .linn of Judgments to Withdraw from
Hie Ticket Sir. Mcoli Hnya He Will Ac
rrpt Independent Voters Asked, to Co.
Opernlo to Secure the IEIertlou of the
Man Knifed by the Iloodlers and tho
Ilo.nrs Frllowa Whs a Protege, a Friend
nnd a Defender of Tweed Rxpressions of
Publlo Hentlment all Over tho City on
I lie RIstrlruAttornryshlp Question.
MOT for many years
has enthusiasm so
wide-spread and deep
been nwakened by
local political candl
dntcs ns that with
which tho nomination
of Mr. Martino has
$ "afc utnphod, it is felt, and
IB a'r,ft' W u0 people's candidates
t8a ill tor District-Attorney
ifXrVV and for Judgo of tho
UyQ$jr nw Criminal Court
$Ib -,v uvo been indorsed
DOnni ffflS and nominated by the
mnrKrXrV imblican County
TERROR Convention. Thenom-
B?"?MTEp inatious aro tho topio
M -s. j & Rl of tho day at hotels
vA"' ' gfrxtX an(l publlo resorts.
I ftgJsfeJll I Tho action of tho. Be-
I ipE"Pii I Publican convention is
j&-- 'L1 praised by every ono
except tho friends of
tho boodlers and the bosses.
Even tho loaders of Tammany Hall and tho
County Dcmocraoy aro discouraged, whilo
tho rank and fllo of tho two machines are prl
vatoly expressing tho opinion that the " com
bino " ticket will bo dofentod.
Col. John It. Fellows was seen at tho Hoff
man Houso this morning. Ho is expressing
his opinion of Mr. Nicoll, and ho also feels
very much put out at Mr. Martino. Col.
Fellows sees defeat staring him in tho face,
but ho will not admit It.
Sorao of his friends aro advising him to
withdraw from tho contest. Tho members
of tho JJemoeratio State Committco -would
bo pleased If ho would withdraw.
A friend of Col. Fellows soldi " Col. Fel
lows is not tho kind of a man to get out of a
raco. I bolieve ho will stick to his condidaoy,
although ho might know that ho will bo do.
fented. I am sorrv to see him in this flcht."
Polico Justice Power still feels confident
that tho Union ticket can bo elected. Ho
may bo resting his hope on somo sort of a
deal. Ho will stop at nothing to oleot Col.
NICOLL SATS HE WILL ACCEPT.
Mr. Nicoll is in Albany to-day beforo tho
Court of Appeals attending to the Sharp
cuso. Iloforoiio went ho said to a Would
under the circumstances I cannot decline the
ltenubllcan nomination and the other nomination
which, I understand, will be offered to me. And
you may depend upon It that being once In the
fight, tu which I feel I have been summoned by
tho voice of tho peoplo of this city, I shall use
every honorable means to win, and If elected I
will do all In my power to make the government
of this city as clean as that of any city on tho face
of the earth. I shall mako no distinction of per
sons, but. encouraged by the people's confidence,
I shall, with strict impartially, enforce tho penal
law of the State against all offenders, rich or poor,
weak or powerful.
The Republicans have nominated Mr. Martlne
at my request, and havo offered me tho nomina
tion on tho distinct understanding tha". I am a
thorough Democrat and shall continue to be so.
Huch a nomination coming after my previous re
fusal to accept It will make mo absolutely free,
fearless and Independent to discharge my duties
without regard tu bosses, parties, factions, organi
zations, halls or combinations of any kind.
Mr. Nicoll will return from Albany Friday
night or Saturday morning.
AN APPEAL TO INDEPENDENT CITIZENS.
At their convention last night tho Jlepnb
licans unanimously adopted tho following
appeal to independent citizens i
The Itepnbllcin party of thla city of New York In
County Convention assembled, makes tho follow
ing appeal to Its members and to our citizens In
ltccognlzlng that In municipal politics occasions
may arise, when conspicuous merit In a tried pub
llo officer of opposite faith from our own com
mands consideration superior to the claims of par
tisanship, this convention has placed in nomina
tion for District-Attorney Mr. De Lancey Nicoll,
whose honesty, ability and untiring energy as
Assistant to the present Incumbent of that offlco
entitle him to promotion at the banda of his fellow
citizens. Irrespective of party.
Our party in the pasthas frequently showed
Itself superior to parties and consideration In the
(election of candidates for tho Judiciary. Tho oc
casion has now arisen when the Republicans, In
recognition of tried merit and Integrity, hate In
dorsed the name of the preaent District-Attorney
for election to the new Judgeship.
Tho Republican Convention having thus shown
Its readiness to reward conspicuous merit In Ju
dicial and iiuast Judicial officers regardless of parti
san claims, has completed Its county ticket by the
nomination of Hi publicans of conspicuous merit.
Tho Republican party of this city pledges Itself
to honesty aud business methods in the adminis
tration of theso publlo trusts In the municipal
government whtin it now seeks to place In the
Suiiils of the candidates It has put In nomination.
We believe tuat publlo officers should be held to
a strict accountability and should be men of the
highest qualifications. The ticket now presented
by this convention la tbe best earnest of our
sincerity In tho enunciation of these principles.
FELLOWS ALWAYS TUE BOODLXu'H V'ltlKNI).
Tho cohorts of Col. Fellows aro very angry
becnuso tho men opposed to him persist in
parading the Colonel ns a powerful pleader
for boodlers aud " Doss " Tweed. Col. Fel
lows was a protege' of Tweed and vas Assist
ant District-Attomey nndcr Samuel 11. Gar
vin when the Tweed lling smash-up
came. Tweed's influence got him tho
position. Feotilovtbo wero eager for prompt
proseoutiou of the Tweed gang used to say
that it wa exceedingly fortunnto for them
that Col. Fellows was iu u position whero ho
was nble to bo of service. No opportunity
was lost by Tweed's friends in keiping pros
It v,as through "Iloss" Tweed that Col.
Fellows cunie to New York. Tweed prom
ised to look out for him and ho did. Fellows
never lost tin opportunity to show his gratl.
tude for the old man's protection. Ho was
HlwnvH willing to speak iu hit belmlf, nnd
did not consider his ofllcu as publlo pros
ecutor a bar to making ttutiip speeches
on behalf of tho riugsters, of which
Garvin, his chief at that time, wus
n I CO LL ill
H A LIT
A HAITI' COIA'CIJsif.VCK.
,tsllfe llrtum to Her Vrdtttnl Ta-Vay
trlfi a Jlnnner that Suilt lltr.
considered to be ono. A month before
Tweed was arrested, when tho full knowl
edge of his corruption was iu possession of
the Distrlot-Attorney's office, ho was nomi
nated for 8tate Treasurer an a " vindication "
of tho chargo mado against him by
intelligent citizens. Thero was a big
ratification at which Col. Fellows spoke
in defense of Tweed. Iu arraigning the com
mittee of citizens who woro tryiug to driyo
the bosses out of power, Col. Fellows sold :
" There is another reason why you should
refuse, to lend vour support to theso men.
Who is It, forsooth, who aro work
ing out our political salvation ? I havo
no words to speak my detestation and
scorn for those who have goie ovor from our
own ranks to tho other sido. Tllden,
O'Conor and tho Domocratio Reformors wero
alluded to. I find these men in this mis-
Soverned, this debauched, this corrupt city;
find that they havo made vast fortunes
under the forms and tho rule that they affeot
to despise; I find that they have been hungry
aspirants for office, and which they havo
failed to obtain a publlo indorsement of by
t he ballot b of the peoplo."
Col. Fellows urged tho audience to trust
those men in tho government of their city af
fairs who had boen found worthy of their
confidenco and who had so long served them
with satisfaction. Ho commented strongly
on tho condnet of the Committee of Seventy,
who desired to remove the conduct of tho
cftsqof Uaggerty from the District-Attorney's
offlco to one of Its own partisans. 7
Col FolIoWs's friends around tho City Hall
aro not contradicting his record ns an advo-,
cate bf bosses and boodlers. They excuse
It on the ground that It was tho Colonel's
duty to defend tho men who had mado him
what he was and what ho is.
ciionr w. uNoxn oct ron nicoll.
Henry W. Unger, who is Secretary of tho
County Democracy organization in the
Twenuoth Assembly District, has come out
for Mr. Nicoll for District-Attorney and is
making an activo canvass in his behalf. His
action nas created considerable excitement
In the district organization and threatens to
disrupt it, as ho numbers among his
personal followers a majority of tho
committeemen, who will undoubtedly
cast their fortunes with him. Ho Is
also Secretary of tho district Democratic
club, which includes in its membership of
250 some of tho most prominent Democrats
in tho ward, all of whom favor De Lancey
Nicoll as against the Man of Judgments.
Mr. Unger, who is now engaged in
the practico of law, was stenographic secre
tary of tho Grand Jury during the entiro
period covered by the boodle prosecutions.
He said to-day to an Evening Would reporter
"Beforo the Domocratio Convention as
sembled I made a personal canvass among
somo of our best business men and financiers
with a view to their making an independent
nomination of Mr. Nicoll for District
Attomey nnd every man whom I then
saw was not alono heartily iu
favor of tho movem :nt, but was willing to
take an active part in it. The attitudo of tho
Democratic politicians at tho time, how
over, was so favorable that wo
thought such n nomination inexpedient
and dropped it for the time being. Among
theso gentlemen was William A. Whee
lock, President of the Central Na
tional Bank, a dyed.in-tho-wool Republican,
who said although ho never voted for a Dem.
ocrat iu his life, yet In the present campaign
his ballot would count for De Lancey Nicoll.
Mr. Joseph H. Brown. Vice-President of the
Union Leuguo Club, expressed himself in
Btlil stronger language.
NICOLL HOUND TO WIN.
Following are expressions of opinion con.
coming the nominations which were ob
tained to-day by Evenino Wobld reporters.
Polico Commissioners French and McClavo
were in ccstnio s over the nominations, and
dcolarcd that any other action by tho con
vention would havo been suicidal.
" The stone that the Democratio builders
rejocted," said Mr. Fronch, " has become the
chief in tho comer of tho temple of the
people's rights. Nicoll will win In a canter."
John J. O'Brien. Chief of tho Bureau of
Elections Tho spirit of indejwndenco iu
local politics is growing very rapidly and
will be felt severely in some quarters this
Polico Commissioner Porter thought the
canvass of Nicoll would bo sharp nnd that
he would givo Col. Fellow so lively tussle.
Polico Commissiouor Voorhis could see no.
reason why tho entire Domocrntio ticket
should not "be successful.
Police Inspector Steers There can bo but
one result. Nicoll will bo elected.
Henry George, jr. Potit will bo tho next
District-Attornev. Fellows is a dad cock iu
the pit with Nicoll in tho field.
William McCabe, United Labor candidate
for President of tho Board of Aldermen
Post w ill win to 11 certainty. Nicoll is n good
man, but wo think wo can beat him.
James McLaughlin, of tho United Lnbor
party Font will lo elected. Fellows don't
Cbairsian John McMnckiu, of tho United
Lnbor imrty Mr. Nicoll is a good mun ; bo is
Mr. Pobt, nnd we propose to elect our man.
Edward Farrell. of tho United Labor party
It will bo Pott or Nicoll, with tho chances
iufnorcif Post, , ,.
Louis F. Post Personally I liko Mr. Nicoll,
bnt I do not think ho U ns ktioug a candidate
as his friends iiimine.
.lllxTllaiiroiiD llniiiuitt by l'lrr.
A tire InK K. l-'itu-Vi iit;uti'j ululle factory at
HH Kiln Ninth ulrcot eurlj this nioriiluir. necessi
tated a second alarm, diiiiiiiKudthe liulldlug Jv.W,
deal roved JJ-s north ol luuimbvrti and killed a
laix' horse, .
BALTIMORE'S ELECTION MYHB
INTENSE INTEREST AND A HEAVlf YOTliH
BEING FOLLED. Hfl
Tho Vest Pocket" Ballot n. Feature of IM rH
ltn-(lcii. V. C. Latrobo Visit the ISO J
I'rerlncts on III Old Jrar Mare If lH
Think-, He Will Hln-Uvery thing- Qntet' 'H
m I'nr A Ills Colored Vote. '-j .H
IsprctAL to ins evcmimo wonu. ' flH
Baltimodb, Oct, 20. An immense vote i 'j
being polled to-day, tho heaviest, it Is est!-, '
mated, np to this hour that was ever known. 3
in tho history of Baltimore, sbW-V;3H
lug how intense is tho interest that is JEH
being felt iu tho contest. An unusual ;3B
quiet prevail, which by many is considered 'H
ominous. Business centres aro in many;vM
coses almost deserted, and leading merchants! H
uro congregated lu tho neighborhood of polWSH
iug placet. 'V'!H
Tho colored voto is coming in all N'3JB
strength, and in one ward as many coloredyH
Mites wnre.lakeu in up to 10 o'clock as during ,'H
the wholo of tho day of lost election. , '4H
The heavy vest-pockot voto being cost .
makes it ditllcult to decide which' sido Ui'jlH
ahead in tho 180 precincts. , .- H
At 0 o'olock this morning thero wore hun-'SiM
dreds in' line waiting for tho polling place to' jH
open. Ticket-holders aro numerous, and in. f JM
tercept persons some distance from tho polls1.. -dH
This being tho first time for eight yeArsT-1H
Unit, tho Republicans havo had a regular out-' fH
nnd. out nomination, and realizing tbo im." .9H
portaut bearing a victory on thoir part would i-fH
limn in national affairs, thoy seem to 'iH
be exerting their utmost strength, but no jH
disorder of any Kind lias occurred up to U.jp-f-M
o'clock and tho indications nro that it will be vH
an earnest and quiet contest and tbitt LsC B
trobe's majority will bo about 1,600. ffM
Gen. F. C. Latrobo, with his old gray maro '-)J)H
that has bocomo a feature in the campalgsf-H
has driven to nearly nil tho polling placet jH
and states, as a result of observation, that he -H
is entirely satisfied with tho outlook and W 9H
confident of his election by from 8,000. to SH
3,000 majority. 1 M
CHOLERA ON THE BRITANNIA. '"' H
ltenltli Oftlcrr Hinlth Admit tho Presence JH
tho Dlseasr. JtsB
Tho Health Omcor has mado no reports) ,H
this morning as to the condition of thocbol-, .'JH
era patients down tho bay, but the Qnana-UiB
tino Commissioners expect ono later ln.il&tfH
day, after thoir Doctor returns f rom'his jjH
dolly visit to the peoplo. On every hand araH
hf.nrd censuring remarks about tho Health SKm
officer's coudnct In denying, until ho wm'D
forced to admit, that the steamship Britaa-.'H
nia did have tho cholera among her passen-'JM
gers. v ?jH
Tnr. Evenino Wobld announced over.a.'M
wook ago that soveral cases of cholora haa 9H
been removed from tho Britannia, , but la CH
Btiito of this tho Health Officer denied aB
tho report authoritatively. At hut 3H
I ho has admitted that the cholik.rH
really does exist. Dr. Smith. tU.Uaa jH
olosed every avenue of gaining information .; jH
about tbo real condition of affairs at Qnaran-; 3MM
tino, and refuses to give any infonnatloi.''iM
only what is contained in his raeagro reports H
to the Commissioners. His subordinates aravfl
equally as reticent, and will say nothing? oolH
at the commands of their superior. 3BH
MONTREAL HOOD ENOUGH FOR TnEK.a( J
Moloney to Ilnlld Seven House, DcLacr Bay JH
Ono nnd Dempsey to tlo Into IlnslncM.' itlH
sriClAL TO THE ITZXISO WOnLD.) ' JMI
Montbeal, Oct. 20. Tho boodlers bavalH
mado up thoir minds to locate here permav jH
Billy Moloney has contracted for seven euimKM
stono houses on Sherbrook street, which wtttijHH
cost about $10,000 each. 11
Delacy has bought the houso ip which bV1
lives for $16,000, and Dempsey is soon to go IH
into business .al
Tips From " The Evening World's" TlefceavaBH
Strong London opening this morning, anda'bttHgB
innings all around. " t',jH
Henry Clews says that theturnlntr-polntbasbeosi 3M
reached and an advance Is Inevitable. , 'MH
It Is rumored to-day that tho Grand TrnBkllMSaH
will, within the present month, rnake.an ostosMmH
on grain to New York. t ' t- JH
Members of the Bateman and Cammack' fa-7H
tions regard to-day's market movement as a Msa-. jH
pie and short-lived rally, the rcsult.of Moaday'aTsH
too rapid decltne. -' jtjH
A professional street tipster says to-day'that.'BI
Reading, New England. Western Union and Laok-n
awanua are the four bull carda for tho week; - ''LH
Word reaches tbe street to-day from authorltav?H
tire sources that the receivership of tho BntraloH
New York A Philadelphia llallroad la to be dl-. j
solved next month. . ViflH
How about the alleged bull pool In St. Paul stock.' jM
The bears make tho point that tho earnings of taw ftH
road per mile were only f US for last week agalBs''M
flits per mile for the same week of 1880. "'iOssH
It seems that the bcara wero right in tho.eeH-.'MB
mate of Northwest's September earnings. AK-a
vised report has lust reached the street wfcfoaiiH
shows a decrease of from $m,ooo to $50,000. ;H
The street la anxiously awaiting tho result efdH
to-day's Lake Erlo & Western meeting. The dts-JH
cusslon going ou is alleged to bo lmportaat., sH
although entire retlccncu Is observed as t. "fflB
character. . LH
If the block Exchango consent to list iM,OM,'QaH
additional Nebraska Extension bonds, as has'beeta .ifiH
asked by the Chicago, llurllngton 4 Qulnoy HaU- fjB
road Company, the total Usuo of these bonds wtu, ffH
amount to f u.uOO.OOO. SB
It la wired to tho street to-day that the Treasury i TM
gained $l,o,ooo ou balance yesterday. ThM,,jH
makes the total receipts or the Government for tn- JH
month to date fi,fluvlu, whilo the expenditure , !
show only $,sio,ooo. ' JH
The Interstate Commission Is about tq turn Its H
attention to the Granger roads. The pointed ' JIM
question has been asked what cases they have oa 'rH
their Hues In which a greater charge la made for. a "!
long thau for a abort haul, and vice etna. "J
A New York A New England railroad orncUf 'JH
siys to-dav that although the September earnlaM fl
or tho road w III show u decrease of about $20, use, H
still the annual report now almost ready will mas -jm
a showing at least so,ooo better than last year.
Tho long auliolpated Pennsylvania Kallroad t,Wi
report shuns nit uurxpected decrease In Bet eara- mm
Inis. On lines east of Pittsburg and Erie tha '-gPM
cross eurulngs for September show an trcreivta. of aa
tjai.6ic, whlchts get off by an Increase la expenses B
of tsw.bSO, making a decrease In net catBlaga 'H
for the mouth of SM.wo. I'nr, tho 'l.B,"3B
west of Vltifciiurg and Erie a nine moata1 ,1ga
surplus of ll.cM.Wi over all liabilities Is shews, m
coiiitltutlng a gain, compared with tho same period ,kM
of lbsa.of tl,ialsi. It is explained thatthe low Uv.ijjH
net cariiiiiKH la due to extraordinary expenses he 'WM
Ing lurlu'lcl lu the cost of operation. ' SB
I'l'ub'k l'rointse for ToOIorrow, JM
Wasmnotox, Oct. sV' &H
d-"'7-v IIVuIArr Indication ft 'JM
' TV it IWbur bwrt, Sejflft. ,
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MV -fl. "wtf Y (V-!iiwUfcu und Matkmi ?
vv Y v " rorkf '""""""i "? Vgfll
tNysvL-Jv i" " 'iWv (
L iv vOl wtAer; Ujm fej sjjH
f VJW wrfrMatcfod, owliHM
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