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PRICE ONE CENT. NEW YORK, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 1887. PRICE ONE CENT. 19
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HE STOLE $10,000 AM) FLED.
, . TUB SUB-TREASURTS PAYING-TELLER
NOW IN CANADA.
. The Money Was Taken In a. Lamp on Sat-
J nnlny by II. III. Jackson, Who Went
to Toronto Ho Handled from One to Hlx
million Dollars a Day nnd Waa an Old
Employee The Loss to Fall on Canda.
A. ffyjnfl )I& D roportors wor
&$!& lwrVJ 4 nrs c'vo to the
JyllltiilLlL-N ww Pu" Information of
IPlVraW'OlEyl o discovery of a do
?KvJ0l falcation by Henry
rwffllVr Martin Jackson, pay-
lC1 V ng-tellor in tho Uni
r?rV d States Sub-Troos-jfcjg.
' ury- t0 defalcation
MSSCjAv occurred on Saturday
WjgiX 9 'BSti nd was not dis
j&TjffitjyJ A covered till Monday
nJST fwLffl)3rmp morning, whon the
yEk failure of Jackson to
' tsS" appear nt bis post of
A& vw-""ii u'y nrousd susplc-
syrf! ion, and an investiga
tion of bis cash showed
the loss of exactly $10,000. Sub-Treasury
Petective Sampson was immediately apprised
at tho fact, tbo mattor being kept a secrot
from everybody olso.
Detectivo Sampson worked diligently on
tho cose, and last night it was ascertained
beyond doubt that tho defaulter was in Tor
This is the first loss by defalcation since
tho administration of Sub-Treasurer Ilill
bouso. During his term a stamp agont, who
had a desk in tho Sub-Treasury
building, slolo 185,000. Tho only
wonder is that JaokBon did not carry
away a groater sum than he did, for Mr.
Cauda states that tho paying-teller handles
each day sums ranging from $1,000,000 to
3,000,000 and has paid out over $9,000,000 in
a single day. Tho paying-toller has not access
to tho vaults, but necessarily handles enor
mous amounts, and no way has ovur yet been
devised for tho perfect protection of banking
and other institutions against tho speculations
of a dishonest paying teller.
Jackson Is about thirty-six years of age.
He is a son of tbo Secrotary of tno Now York
Traot Society, who livos in Bosevillo, N. J.
Ho has beon twico married, and has a,
daughter by each wife. His prosent
wifo is a daughter of a Mr. Lasollo,
of Mount Vornon; Westchester County. His
family relations havo not beon agroeablo of
Into, and two weeks ago Mrs. Jackson ro
turnod to her father's homo. It is bolievod
that this domostio troublo was tho cause of
Jackson's flight, for ho took tho monoy in
Jnokson was appointed to a clerkship in
Fobruary, 1879, by'Bub.Trcusuror Thomas O.
, Acton, on the rocommondation of a hust-of.
New York's most substantial men. Ho had
been employed in tho National Currency
Hank and in other financial institutions.
Ho had been faithful, and promotion had
followed promotion, till ho was mado paying-toller,
with a salary of $3,000 per annum.
Ho is a IlopubUcan, but had boen retained
through the Oloveland Administration. He
possessed excellent qualities for tho position,
uoing self-possessed and capablo.
The money taken by Jackson was from tho
"paying-toller's cash," and ho hud no access
to the vaults, tho rules in this respect having
beon made mora stringent than ever beforo
on tho advent of Bub-Treasurer
Canda. Tho paying-teller's cash was
examined frequently, and Jackson's cash was
critically counted on tho 13th inst., as is ous
tomary, and again an tho 17th tho cashier
counted tho monoy in Mr. Jackson's drawer,
as tho latter was dotaiued at homo by ill
ness. It was correct at that time. All tho
indications aro that tho $10,000 was ab
stracted on Saturday, tho dav of the depar
ture of Jnokson for Canada. Tbo discovery
of tho robbery was mado boforo business
began on Monday morning.
, Mr. Canda and Detectivo Sampson declined
to say whether any steps had been takon for
tho approhension of Jackson, but Mr. Canda
remarked that he would be very glad if some
ono could devise a way of obtaining his ro
turn from Canada, adding : "Of course I
am personally responsible for each of my
Sub-Treasuror Canda is accountable under
the law for tho defalcation of any of his em
ployees, and ho is under a $100,000 bond,
which is signed by C. P. Huntington, John
I. Blair, William L. Scott. Edward Cooper,
Tose" P. do Navarro, James T. Wood
pard, J. H. Abeol. Charles Butler, H. V.
Sowcomband John II. Dos 1'nssos. Thr&
reutlemcn aro all well-known business men.
they justified In $800,000, and tho bond was
ipproved on Jan. 23 last.
James T. Woodward, who is President of
the Hanover National Bank, said this morn
ing i " Wo shall not bother ourselves about
the matter. Indoed, $10,000 is a more
bagatelle to tho vast sums handled
nt ' tho Sub - Treasury. Mr. Canda
is amply able to make good tho
amount lost, and we will not be called upon.
t Mr. Canda has been extensively interested in
the iron business, and is well to do. Ho is
an old, substantial business man, who has
hold many responsible positions of trust in
" Do yon think Mr. Canda can bo in any
manner blamed for the robbery?" aBkedthe
"How can he? No law can prevent one
man from robbing another. It may only pun
ish for offenses already committed."
The defaulter is described as of swarthy
f complexion; short and vory stout in staturo,
and wearing a full block beard trimmed
close. His chin is a peculiar one, receding
I considerably, and he is knock-kneed.
He wore whon last seen a dark suit
and a bean-Back ovorcoat. Ho is an invet
erate smoker and of lato tho employoos at tho
Sub-Treasury say ho has looked ill and as if
he had been drinking hard.
. An Evenino Would roporter found Jack
son's father at the ofllco of tho Tract Society.
He is a tall, well-preserved man of about
sixty, bis close-trimmed beard showing more
white than black, and he has a mild eye and
" Is tho statement in regard to yonr son
corroct ?" asked the reporter.
" What statement ?" inquired Mr. Jackson.
This in the momliig paper," said tho
reporter, showing him the acoount in The
Mr, Jackson read it and returned the paper,
I saying! " I havo really nothing to My. This
is the first I have heard of it."
'Did your son havo any extravagant
i "No, not that I know of."
' " Were his relations with yon friendly V
Yes. He used to coma to see mo about
once a month. His lost visit was about a
P, ' ue B0em depressed at all then ?"
( , No."
' Did be allude to tho strained feelings be
tween himself and his wife ?" ,
No ii I knew of it. But I supposed It was
en of those things that heppea fea.uatly
ftfnf aft flfM'i irtlilMtft"aiaaftfaf-Tltl fifci111
enough between husband and wifo, and that
it was only a passing estrangement.''
For somo timo prior to tholr separation
Jackson and his wife had been living in tho La
Tourotti House, Bergen Point.
Inspeotor Byrnes lias boen asked to help
the United States officers to traco Jackson.
It is tho gonoral impression at Polico Head
quarters that an indictment will bo found
against Jackson at oncd, and that inasmuch
as it is tho United States Treasury which has
boon robbod, Canada may not provo a safo
refugo for him.
AtLa Tourctte Houso, in Bergen Point,
Jackson has been well known. About ten
years ago, Bhortly after ho buried
his first wifo, ho was introduced
to Mr. James Bowman, tho proprietor, and
Bpent tho entire summer there. After that ho
mado frequent callsj both alone and with
companions and, whilo not extravagant or
boisterous, gavo evidonco of being " ono of
Last June, accompanlod by his second
wife and thoir soven-year-old daughter Allco,
he engaged apartments for the summer. Ii
was current talk that Jackson's domestic lifo
was anything but happy. Two months
ago, or thereabouts, Jackson joined
the Staten Island Athletic Club and spent a
Sood doal of his timo at the clubhonso with
'.. L. Wattenberg, of lOt Broad streot, who
was also a guost at La Tourctte. His habits,
until within a month wore regular.
A week ago last Saturday ho loft Borgen
Point, purchasing a tioket for New York. Ho
settled ills hotel bill at tho samo timo, but
took with him in leaving noth
ing but a Email hand-bag. His
wife and daughter wero left behind. Then
rumors of divorce proceedings wore heard,
and it is claimed that tho wifo told guosts
that sho intended to bring suit ogaiuBt her
husband, ono of tho grounds being desertion.
Tho Friday following Jackson's departure
his wifo left, going to nor father'B houso in
On Tuesday a detectivo claiming to have
beon sent from Inspector Byrnes's office,
called at tho hotel and mado inquiries about
Jackson. He said ho was making investi
gations on behalf of Jackson's family, who
feared ho had met with foul play, as ho had
not been Been or heard from for a week.
PROBABLY BURIED ALIVE,
Horrible Sight Which Wan Itrvenled to Two
Notb Scotia Uravsdlggers.
arxouL to tub xvxxixo would.
Hamtax, N. S., Oot. 27. Whilo gravo
diggors wero working In tho comotory horo
to-day they accidentally broko open a coffin
oontajning tho body of a woman recently
buried, and a horrible sight was rovealed.
Tho corpso was found turned over on the
right side and tho right arm was abovo the
boad, whilo tho left hand was on tho bend, as
if in the act of tearing tho hair. Appear
ances indicated that tho woman was buried
GEN. BUTLER FOR L0VERING.
His Reasoni for Supporting the Democratic
Ticket In Massachusetts.
Ispicial to tux xvxxrxa world.I
Boston, Oct. 27. In a letter published
horo this morning, Gon. Benjamin F. Butler
comos'out Squarely for Hon. Henry B. Lever
ing for Governor and indorses the rest of tho
Massachusetts Democratic tioket. His reasonB
are vigorously set forth, claiming that tho
corruption in tho llopublioan party is
alarming, and that as Henry B. Lovering was
a good soldier in tho army ho will make a
good officer in a timo of peace. Tho Gonoral
rehearses fully his well-known ideas on tho
oivil service reform and tomperanco questions.
An Iron Tank Torn Into Pieces.
SPECIAL TO TDX XVIHIXS WOULD. 1
Fbanelin, Mass., Oct. 27. At 8 o'clock tbts
morning tho Btand-plpe of too water works at tho
had of Alpine street burst with a loud
report. Tho Iron was torn llxo paper
and tho brick of tho pier ripped
completely, one from another, and somo of them
carried twenty rods by the water, which poured
down tho hill to Alpine street and along thai lilirti
way to school street. Tho ruin of the structure Is
Will nicOIyon Renounce Henry George t
arxoiii. to tux xvxxnia wonLD.l
PiTTSDURa, Oct. ST. Itev. Father Urennan, pas
tor of the principal lloman Cathollo Church In
Newark, N. J. , was la this city to-day, and made
tne unexpected announcement that Itev. Dr.
McOlynn would shortly renounce the Henry
George party and return to the fold of the Church.
He wag a classmate of McGlynn at the American
College at Komu, 'and has been working for a
reconciliation of Ihe latter with tho Papal authorities.
Editor Ii. II. Hiukcll Retires.
Boston, Oct. ST. Edwin 13. Uaskell, for twenty
two years editor and part owner of the Boston
Herald, has sold his interest In that paper to bis
partners, ltoyal M. Pulslfer and Charles II. An
drews, and will at once sever his connection with
the Journal. Mr. llusvell retires for tho purpose
of giving his attention to other Interests.
Amnesty Circulars Lost In the Malls.
tBl-KClAX. TO THE XTEHIKO WORLO.l
CniCAao, Oct. ST. At a meeting of the Amnesty
Association, last night, President Oliver and Mrs.
Holmes charged that the malls were being tam
pered with, and many Amnesty circulars sent out
never reached their destination.
Latrobo Mayor of Baltimore.
Baltimore, Oct. ST. Ocn Ferdinand C. Latfobo
has been elected Mayor by a majority of 4,sno.
The Republicans gain six Councllmen. Tho Inde
pendents claim that the votes of lo,uoo repeaters
were counted for Latrobe,
Pittsbcbo, Oct, ST. Kvans. Cunningham A
Jones's planing mill burned tills morning. Loss
$so,000. fully Insured in foreign companies.
CmoAoo, Oct. ST. United States Senator Cullom
said to-day that the more the people understood
the Interstate Commerce law tho better It was re
garded. IIalipae, N. a, Oct. ST. Young Farmer
Murphy, of Windsor, went home drunk last night
and accidentally set tire to the house while at
tempting to light his pipe. Before he could bo
rescued ne was burned to death.
Pirmnuiiau, Oct. ST. Elleu Burns, a woman
not more than thirty-eight years of ago. Is now In
iall serving her seventeenth sentence. During tho
seventeen times she has beon sentenced, for from
ten to thirty days, she baa served SftO days.
CniOAOO. Oct. ST. Mrs. Mary Augusta Cognlard
Thurlet Be Veulle. of this city, has begun a suit
In the Circuit Court for a dlvorco from her hus
band. Alfrod George Be Neullo. The defendant
lives at No. s Greenwood Villa, St. Hellers, Isle
PiTTSBtJBQ, Oct, ST.-Jay Cooke was in this city
this morning. In an Interview he said hobelleved
In maintaining a large surplus In the Treasury.
When it reached certain limit, however, he
would expend it for coast defenses and other pub
Tobomto. Oct. ST. Another scandal In high so
ciety has come to light. Some time ago Andrew
& Irving, an officer n a city regiment of mllltla
and a treat favorite In soolal circles, made an p
pllcatlonfor divorce from his wife. A prominent
basinets man Is the co-respondent.
PmLADXlMHA, Oct, ST.-Mrs. Wllllamn.wklns,
wife of the dynamiter, known as Michael Uaw
kloV an Segd conspirator In the plot to murder
SrVSilfour tn England, said to-day that she did
notkitow anything Vout her husband's doings.
The la fsbe nearoof him wu several month, ago.
whsa he was in Buffalo.
JStilMl ., L.j, ., iV (!WlH.,ll''
jBsBsSBBBBsrrintfisir V IfVtf ii rjtaVnlT (Mr rJiTriitfstmii,
SULLIVAN OFF FOR EUROPE.
DEPAKTURE OP THE CHAMPION PRIZE
FIGHTER FROM D0ST0N.
He Sails Away on tho Crphnlonla at8 O'clock
This Morning Amid the Cheering; of Ad
miring Friends and the Booming of Can
non A Little Incident Which was Not On
the Programme John Hcttled It.
snout to the ETEKixa wosld.1
Boston, Oct. 27. John L. Sullivan sailed
on tho Oophalonia this morning for England.
Beforo daylight, his friends to tho numbor
of two hundred gathered on tho dook of the
vessel and bade good-by to the champion.
When tho big Bteaniship loft her moorings,
the friends of tho " boss slugger " soramblod
aboard of two tugs in waiting for thorn, and
escorted tho Ccphalonla with tho pugillstio
frolght to Highland Light. Tho boom of
cannon all tho way down tho harbor awakened
tho sleepy saliors aboard tho numerous craft
in tho harbor. Forty-two guns wero fired.
Just boforo the departuro of tho " t3hamp,"
an incldont happenod that was not down on
tho pro-arrauged programmo. Two dotoc
tivcB boardod tho Cenhalonla and mysteri
ously and also timidly inquired of tho cap
tain if John L. Sullivan was aboard.
A visit to his stateroom brought forth tho
porBou sought. Tho detectives had a llttlo
bill that somobody wanted John L. to suttlo
beforo his departure for foreign shores. John
fixed it up some way nnd tho detectives ro
tircd vory much reliovod.
Tho chancos aro that thoy wouldn't havo
arrested him if he " kicked " about paying
tho bill. .
A PINE LAND KING.
Earning a Dollar a Day Thirty Years Ago,
Now Controlling 9100,000,000.
(a Clair, ttlltr to JltUauif fiffnl.
Frederick Woyerhcuser, as the head of ono of
the most Important commercial corporations on
the continent, has long occupied in a large degreu
the attention of tho business world. Tho man Is a
phenomenon of achievement. He baa mado him
self what hols, and be has made for himself the tides
which other men wait for to carry thorn to success.
Physically and mentally, he was moulded by na
ture for business conquests. Three decades ago
piling slabs for a dollar per diem at Rock Island-to-day
controlling tho largest lumber interests In
world; such IB the epitome of his llfe.and between
the Hues it Is easy to seo what manner of mauls
"the Bismarck of tho Northwest. "
Born In lTimsla about fifty-four years ngo, he
camo to this country while yet In early manhood,
nnd his adventurous spirit carried him us far west
as Illinois. Ho was alono nnd without a dollar,
but, Btartlng as a common laborer, ho savod his
earnings and watched his opportunities. He
startedln tbo lumber business In ltock Island with
Mr. Deuckmann, who Is still his partner, and who
Is hlB brother-in-law, and tho linn hnd n capital of
less than $l,uou. He steadily extended the busi
ness and soon laid the foundation for his future
success. The rapid growth of that section of tho
country, In tho years succeeding bis location there,
and the sudden expansion of every avenuo of com
mercial enterprise, were tho opportunities which
ho made to bear such golden fruits'-:-
Somo Idea of the extent of bis Interests may bo
obtained from tho fact that ho Is President of tho
Mississippi River Logging Company, of tho Chlp
pewn Miinbcr and Boom Company, of the Rock
Island Lumber Company, of the Ohlppcwn Logging
Company and of tho Beef Slough Boom Company,
and u leading member of the Shell LaVe Lumber
Company, of the Barrouctte Lumber Company, of
tho North Wisconsin Lumber Company, of tho
White Kher Lumber Company, and of the Cloquet
Lumber Company, and is associated In the per
sonal owncrshirof many thousand acres of plno
lauds In Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota. It
should be borne hi mind that tho MUslsslppI Log
ging Company, one of the leviathans of tho lumber
business In this section, mono embraces concerns
In Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin, whoso
aggregate capital fs about ITO,000,000 and which
cut 1,000,000 feet of lumber a year. Ho
Is said to be heavily Interested In the Burlington
road and Is the owner of the Palms mlno on tho
Clogcblu range. His Individual wealth nobody
knows, but the corpornto capital which he con
trols Is probably not extravagantly stated at f 100.
000,000. It will thus be Been what a bagatelle It
was to Frederick Weyorhncuser to buy the Kan
Claire plant and plno lands of the Eau Clalra Lum
ber Company the second largest lumber concern
In America In point of production and that It
would not ' ' break " him to buy the largest In lum
ber production the Knapp, Stout & CO. Com
pany. Common agreement among his associates
places him at the forefront of all tno lumber cor
porations In which he Is Interested. They hae
tho utmost faith In his experience and abilities,
and his word Is law. They bcllciethat no other
man In America knovt s bo much about plno as ho
Mr. Weyerhaenscr, as all men of his tempera
ment and habits are at his age, Is still in the prime
of life. Of medium height and broad and robust
frame, he la active In his moementa and fluent In
his conversation, which Is marked by a slight Ger
man accent nnd the misplacement sometimes of
those two troublesome consonants " t " and " d. "
He wears a rather cloudy-trimmed beard of Iron
?ray. In dress ho Is plain and unostentatious,
lock Island has nlvrujs been his home and he lives
In a handsome residence there. Ills family con
sists of sq o ral sons mill daughters, his sons being
In business and showing bright aptitude for busi
ness life. Mr. Weyerhaeuser Is said to have al
ways been quite abstemious In his habits, using
beer and wines In moderation and using no to
bacco. Ills wines are made from Ihe product of
his own vineyards. With a fair education acquired
as a young man, he possesses much taste for liter
ary, sclcntlllo and historical reading. Ho has
often said that of all historical figures he most ad
mires Martin Luther and Paul the Apostle.
While building his own fortunes. Mr. Weycr
hscuscr has aided many a man with moral and
financial backing, and in selecting employees for
Important positions has always ploVcd merit from
the ranks without regard to adventitious circum
stances. - -
Hhe Is Klssnble Now.
IFrotn a JV.to York Lttttr.
I went with a girl friend jenterday to sco her
beautified. Tho place was no factory of hair
colorings or complexion-washes, but the highly
professional New York Hospital, ono of our great
public benefactions, au(J,tho bcautlflcr was staid
and orthodox Dr. Bull. The maiden was already
pretty, save that sho had tho dlstlguruturo known
as harelip. The Improvement will make her en
tirely klasable. Too few parents arc n tiling,
through false kindness to their children or through
Ignorance, to snbmlt their little ones to the knifo
of tbo Burgeon at an early age; and as a result we
have around us unsightly persons who might have
harihelr features moulded Into those of good-looking
men and women. The case la point was that
of a girl of about seventeen, who had a single hare
lip, with protrusion of the teeth of the upper law.
There was also a cleft In that Jaw which, of course,
complicated the deformity. Had the operation been
performed In lnfanoy the chances are that the wo
man would havo shown very slight, If any traces of
the surgeon's work; but aa It Is, a more or less plain
scar will always be visible. Bbe was put under
ether, and a small slice cut off one side of the fis
sure In the lip, and a slice off the other side, near
ly, but not quite to the bottom of the lip. Then
these two raw edges were brought together and
stitched, and the piece of flesh that remained from
the second Incision was carried along the base of
the Up, so that no Indentation should be after
wards observed. Tho surgeon's plastic hand now
went to work to fashion the disfigured member
Into one that shonld serve her well tor the remain
der of her days. This then completed the Up, and
therewere left only the protmdlng teeth to rem
edy. With two or three sharp blows of the mallet
upon the chisel the top parts of the two aides of tho
Jaw were separated, brought Into apposition by
depressing tnein, and secured In place. Then tho
operation waa ended; and it showed Immediate
signs of great and lasting Improvement In appear
ance one which cannot fall to be of vaat benefit
to her as a woman. She has never voluntarily
smiled since ahe was old enough to know of her
disfiguration, so fearful was ahe of displaying It,
A month hence she can begin a lite of smiles.
TWO SISTERS DISAGREE.
The Hplnstrr Arrested) on n Charge of In
sanity Made by the Widow.
Julia Lyons, who is a spinster, forty-flvo
years old and somewhat luflrni, has boon liv
ing with her wldowod sinter, Elizabeth Itowol,
at 313 Wost Thirty-sixth streot for tho past
two ycurs. Of lato the sisters havo not got
along togothor very well.
Yesterday afternoon Julia drcssod horsclf
in bor best clothes and openod tho window.
This proceeding voxod Elizabeth, who, after
a strugglo, put hor sister out of tho room.
Julia walked about tho streets all tho even
ing. As sho was walking on Eighth avenuo,
near Thirty-fourth street, at 13.10 this morn
ing alio was mot by her sister Eliraboth, who
declared her insane. Calling Policeman
Sownoy, airs. Itowol told him to arrest Julia,
remarking: "Sho is crazy. I, her sister,
niako tho obarge."
This charge frightoned Julia who had rend
about tho treatmont to which inmates of tho
luuatio asyluui aro subjected, and sho pro
tested, saying j I am not crazy, and I don't
want tho health lift."
Tho policeman hesitatod about taking Jnlia
into enstody, but as tho sister inBistod upon
pressing tho complaint of Insanity ho lod tier
to tho statlon-houso. Julia cried bitterly,
fearing sho would bo sent to tho lunatic
" She wants to got rid of mo to get possess
ion of my little property," sho said.
As Mrs. Itowol did not appoar in Joffcrson
Market Court this morning to press tho
chargo, nnd as no sign of insanity could bo
observed Julia was discharged.
FOUGHT WITH KNIFE AND CLUB.
Two Colored Men Fight Desperately About
Two colored mon, with their faces more or
loss battered out of shapo, wero arraigned at
tho Joffcrson Market Court this morning.
Thoy gavo thoir namos as Samuol Cisco and
Joseph Smith, both living in tho somo houso.
It appeared that thoy had a duel
about tho Bamo girl, an ootoroon
named Miami, to whom thoy had
both boon uaying attentions unknown
to each other. Cisco was employod
in tho nlght-tltno as a waiter, whilo Smith
w as a porter Inn storo. Cisco did his court
ing in the daytime, while Smith dovotod his
evenings to Miami, taking hor to tho theatre
and to colored balls.
Last night Cisco did notgo to his night du
ties as usual. Ho met Smith In company
with Miami. A mutual surprise and a
crowl from tho two men followed.
Lator that evening both mon pre
pared themselves for a combat. Cisco
armed himself with a club, whilo Smith
trusted to tho sharp edgo of a knlfo. With
nut a word of warning the men rushod at
each other and fought as best they could.
They wore blooding profusely when Police
man Itolgl and another officer came up and
used their clubs to separate the two men,
Justice Gorman gave them throo months
Tips Prom the " Ermine World's Ticker.
Another strong opening this morning, accom
panied with pronounced '' ball "operations.
Tho Btreet receives word to-day that the national
bank depositories now have on deposit $J,0S2,M
The sale of the Toxos division of the Texas Pa
cific Railroad has been set down for Nov. 8 and
that of the New Orleans division for the loth.
bt. Paul Is reported this morning as scheduled
for bull manipulation, by the Standard OU Com-
Eany interest. It Is rumored that tho stock Is to
o hoisted to TS on this lift.
Tho almost forgotten litigation between the Cen
tral Transportation Company and the lnillmau Pal
noc Car Company comes up to-day In tbo Unltod
States Circuit Court at Philadelphia.
Thcro Is a rumor on the street to-day that the
Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railroad Is In financial
dltllculty and that a reedier Is about to bo applied
for. No confirmation of tho report has been re
ceived aa yet.
A prominent broker on 'Change, who is popularly
regarded as an authority on New England affairs,
says to-day that old plans, discussed over a year
ago, are up again, and that tho New York, New
Haven and Hartford, as well as the Manhattan
Elevutcd Interest, are figuring to secure control at
tbo coming election.
A despatch to-day says tnat "Chairman Abbot
called on tho general managers of tho various
roads and submitted a revised agreement, which
was Dually accepted by all tno lines except
Wabash. The now agreement Is stronger than tho
old ono and gives the arbitrators lncroascd power
to better enforce tho maintenance of agreed rates
The Btreet Is completely mystified by tho an
nouncement of Northwest's Increase of tlOT.000
In earnings for September. Two days ago long
odds were laid on a large decrease, with no takers.
There Is a rumor on 'Change this morning that
Boino change between the actual and estimated
earnings last year had something to do with the
Au Insider In Krlo and Western BayB this morn
ing of yesterday's secrot meeting of the road di
rectors, that It was decided to change the fiscal
year to correspond with tho calendar year, and to
pay do dividend at present. It wus decided, how
ever, to begin quartirly dividend payments at the
rule of 4 per cent, per annum at tho end of the
first quarter of the new fiscal year.
The election of J. II. Flagler to tho presidency
of tho Cotton Oil Trust, coupled with tho announce
ment that tho Standard Oil Company Is In full con
trol, as will be seen by the changes In thu Board of
Directors to be mado known to-morrow, bos been
used as a bull argument to-day, resulting In a two
point rise, or cloven points higher than last month.
Insiders aro doing the buying.
A prominent ball firm to-day assures lis patrons
thut the back of tho bear-raid has been broken,
and that tho market, although narrow, contains
positive assurances of better Units. ''Tho In
crease of Northwest's earnings, while It has tjeen
a staggering blow to the bears, will convlnco the
public," they say, " that the Granger situation has
been misrepresented, und Is by no means as bad
as they huvu boen led to believe."
In reference to Jay Gould's proposed European
Jaunt, Henry Clews says this morning that the
I principal backing which the bears havo recently
lad has been the w idcly circulated Impression that
Jav Gould waa In full sympathy with tho
earnest workers on the wrecking side of the mar
ket. They claim that while he was talking
"bull" he was really a bear, trath In spirit and
action. When Mr. Gould takes bis departuro to
foreign waters an Important influence will be re
moved from the bear side, und tho market will be
come tnoro natural. '
Why lie Wns Absent.
Fron th l'mkr OnUtA
" Parson Jlnglejaw, how wag It that you forgot
to prcacb a sermon last Sunday t Were you absent-minded
"Oh, no, sab. Bat wouldn'make nodlffunce
ter dat congergatlon; de more absent de mind Is
Pom de sarmous yer gib 'cm do mo' dey likes It, "
" What waa the matter, then t"
" Jus' nuffln, on'y de trap-do' ob do babtlzlmal
tank win loose on de hinges an' I drapped In.
W'en I wuk my way out ergln froo de sutler I foun'
de congergatlon wuz dozin'. so I didn't roust 'em
ter 'aplaln de reason dat I lei' my beau"
A father's Privilege.
!. 0iaa WtU.
Omaha Man As your first baby Is a boy I sup
pose you. have the privilege of naming It.
Young Father Yes, slree. I wouldn't allow
any one else to name that cherub.
"Have you thought of a good name for him
" Dozens of 'cm; enlendld names; Just the things
but they wont any of them do."
"Why not '
"My wife won't havo 'em,"
ENTHUSIASTIC FOR NICOLL.
THE PEOPLE THOROUGHLY AROUSED WITH
OUT REGARD TO TARTY.
Boss Powers Hays That Col. Fellows Must
Blny In the Fight, and Is Unletting a Dcnl
To-morrow Night's flrent Olass-.llerl-Ing
The Police Jnstlera Trying to (let
Martlne to Refuse the Republican Aid.
"II 1 I II I "V UDGINQ f rora ol,rt-
II lj 11 II I slons heard horo, thoro
JQUnjn Jft and ovorywhoro in
mnfjfljnEfTjpTft clubs, botols, down-
a yLJy town exchanges, res-
"STV . Mi taurants, banks and
I I &!LL liuslnosg houses, Mr.
II tfi I Lanoey Nlcoll
II H ll I Cr would appear to bo the
sees d Vcisfrtf n0' popular candl-
k35i otflPLPrf l'n' OTOr nominotcd
IsIP M ior n lmblio offlco ln
Sgggfe this oity. Thcro is a
5EiT&?ta!Sa deep-rooted sentiment
S&WWWjyQSw behind U'B candidacy
Vwjri'vp whioh will olect him
Vv(Siv (M'jl)y an overwhelming
majority. Tho pooplo
aro tnoro thoroughly aroused than thoy woro
twelvo years ago, whon thoy made John K.
Hackott. llooordor, against machlno influ
ence and against tho dictation of tho Demo
Tho friends of Col. John It. Fellows aro
hoping that ho will withdraw from tho con
test. Although he has accoptod tho ',' coin
bino " nomination, ho may yet doctdo to ro
tiro. Thomomborsof tho Domocratio Stato
Commltteo ore using thoir lnfluonco to get
him to withdraw. Polico Justloe Maurlco J.
Powor, however, says that Col. Fellows must
remain in tho fight.
Thoro seems to bo no doubt that Power is
hatching somo arrangoment or doal wboroby
ho maysocuro votes for Follows. Hut the
supporters of Mr. Nlcoll are not the kind of
pooplo whoso votos can bo daliverod, bought
Tho great uprising of citizens and tax.
payors who aro in favor of tho election of
Nlcoll and Martino will take plooo to-mor.
row ovenlng at Cooper Institute Tho call
for the gathering has boon signed by citizens,
lrreBpoctivo of party, organization
or faction. Tho signers lnoludo
Democrats and Itcpubllcans, but do not in
cludo a singlo olllco-holdor or boss. Tho
largo hall of Cooper Institute will not bo
capacious enough to nccoinmodato peoplo
who desiro to attend tho mooting to axprcBS
tholr sympathy with tho movement for an
honest government and fearless law-givers.
Tho Polico Justices nro using tholr power
to compel Mr. Martino to refnso to accept
tho Ilepublicau indorsement. They aro vory
angry at him nnd are threatening to throw
his ballots out of tho union boxes on Election
Day. Mr. Mortino's friends ore smiling at
the lmpudonco of the bosses.
Tho County Democracy and Tammany Hall
honohmon are alarmed at tho defection of
tho BtaaU.Zeitung, That influential German
paper has coma out .against OoL Fellows ana
asks for his withdrawal from tho Unltod
To-morrow and Saturday nro tho last two
dayB of registration,and all oitizons who do
sire to vote against tho bosses and boodlors
Bhould register. A heavy registration will
show that tho people aro aroused and intend
to havo a say in tho election of honest publio
Mr. Martino said to-day that tho Indorse
ment ho received from tho Republicans was
unsought, and that ho could not placo him
solf in tho position of telling Republicans
that thoy must not voto for him.
" I was nominated," he continued, " by tho
Domocratio party and the Republicans liavo
indorsed my nomination."
It is said this afternoon that many of tho
Tammany Hall leaders aro in favor
of Col. Fellows withdrawing from tho
contest for Distrlct-Attornoy. W. Rourko
Cockran was one of tho Tammany Hall lead
ers who wanted Mr. Martino nominated on
tho union ticket.
Father Parley Badly Hurt.
Tho Rev. Father Farloy, of St. Malschy's
Church, Jamaica, met with an accident this morn
ing at the house of tho Rev. Father Nlclon, of HU
Michael's Church, John street. Bast New York,
which may result In his death. Father Farley
had boen visiting Vainer Nlelon. This morning lie
said mass In the church. Upon returning to the
house ho slipped and fell lcavlly forward
on the stairs. Ho was Injured about
tho body, and his left wrist was
fractured. Tho shock to his nervous system
was of such Intensity that the doctors advised his
removal to St. Mary's Hospital, Brooklyn.
Talking About Woman's Work.
Lord Klnnalrd, of London, and Prof, nenry
Drummond, of Edinburgh, were the only gentle
men admitted to tho convention of the Young
Women's Christian Association this morning
at T East Fifteenth street. Reports were
read by delegates from different parts of tho lonn
iry on tho condition of Ihe work In their rcspectUo
associations. A paper prepared by Mlssti. Bal
lard, of New otk, on ''Class-Work Theories
Applied," was read by Mrs. C. K. Heche. Mrs.
M. J. Edwnrs, of St. Louis, road a paper on
" Training Schools.
Will lie have Ilimstlr for Three Months.
John Whalcn, twenty-six ) ears, a paver In tho
employ of Contractor Crlmmlns, was brought into
Jefferson Market Court to-day on the charge of
cruelty to his wife und child. He was accused of
not only beating his wife In a cruel manner, but of
taking her hard earned money to spend In drink.
Justice Gorman scut him to the Workhouse for
McCarthy Found tJullty.
Eugene McCarthy, who was accused of entering
tho house of Br. Joslah Hurnblowcr, In
Jersey city, on the night of Sept.
19, and addlug an attempt to murder the doctor
to burglary, was found guilty this morning In the
Hudson County Court by a Jury which debated
from 1 o'mock yesterday uftemoon, after a notable
trial of two days,
Franrklyu Nrrklng a Ittlense.
Butler, Stlllmau A Hubbard, counsel for C. G.
Francklyn, who was arrested ln a suit instituted
by his cousin, Sir llache Cunard, for the ncovcry
of f3,ooo,oco damages, obtained an order from
Judge Bonohue, of the Supreme Court, to-day, re
quiring the plaintiff and lila counsel to show cause
on Saturday why the ordor of arrest should not bo
Died From Asphyxiation.
Llcach Buschardt, a German, slept ln a room
at Cable's Hotel, In Tenth avenue, near
Ono Hundred and Fifth-ninth street, Monday
and Tuesday nights wltb the gas turned on.
On Wednesday morning he was found In bed In
an unconscious condition. Ho died in tho Manhat
tan Hospital early this morning.
Tampa's Awful Hrourgr.
iriCIAl. TO TBI XTSKWa WOSLD.)
WAsntMQTOM, Oct. ST. The Marine Hospital has
received a dispatch from Tampa reporting thirteen
new case of yellow fever and three deaths since
tbe last report. The weather Is warm.
Furniture, Csrpeta, HtovM,Bddlnf .Crockery, Bhsdes.
Park rvw et Chatham at., uu Chatham Biur, V
OVKllDOAllB WITH JOKA.1T!
Hit Only Way for the Imperlllrd Democ
racy to r.teape Bhtpiereek.
COCHRAN TALKED FOR SHARP.
Arguments Begun Before tho Court of Ap
peals at Albnny.
(SPECIAL TO TDX BTXSIXO WOXLD.
Aluant, Oct. 27. The Court of Appeals
was tilled to-day as it was nover filled bofore.'
Prominont lawyers, mon in various walks of
life and qulto a number of ladies wero massed
togothor inside tho rail for tho liar and on
tho other sido for tho spaotators.
In tho lattor crowd, far in tho rear, stood
Ira Sharer, leaning on a silk umbrella. At
tho long tnblo in front of tho benoh sat tho
opposing counsol in tho Jacob Sharp cose.
To tho loft was bright and acgressivo Do
Lancoy Nlcoll, flanked on one sido by Judgo
Oeorge P. Comstock and on tho other by
McKonzie Stimuli!. On the right Window
Pago was sandwiched between Ilourko Cook
ran and Albert Bticknoy.
Irving llrowno, Editor of tho Albany Law
Journal, sat at tho end of tho table uoxt Mr.
The judges wore annonnocd by tho orlor
at precisely 10 o'clock, and filing in clothed
in thoir silken robes of offlco, took their scats
on tho benoh.
All cycB wero on Mr. Nlcoll and a whis
per wont about tho room as ho gracefully
arose His faeo Unshod a llttlo, but he
placed hiB loft arm behind his back and amid
tho uoiso incident to such a large gather
ing said that tho mi cations wero so
many and the briefs so large that it Beoinod
almost impoBsibla to arguo tho caso in tho
time allowed by tho court rules.
He asked that tho arguments on each sido
bo extondod from two to four hours.
Ilourko Cockran seconded this appeal. In
an almost inaudible volco he Bala tho timo
should be of such length as counsol saw ft to
present tho ease atooug themsolvcs. - ,
Chief Judge linger leaned slightly forward
and roplieu that tbo Court thought four
hours long enough for tho oral
argument. Tho finishing of the arguments,
to-dav would givo the Court a chance for con
sulfation bofore it adjourned to-morrow after
noon. Ilourko Cockran openod the argument for
It Is Ilarnum & Ilalley Now.
Another chunge has occurred In tho partner
ship relations of the owners of "The Greatest
Show on Earth," and tbo arm will hereafter be
known aa Ilarnum A Bailey.
Two years ago Mr. Ilalley retired from the firm,
leaving Messrs. Barnum and Hutchinson in con
trol. Last year, ln order to sccuro the Madison
.square (larden for the circus exhibition,
tho Barnum and Forepaugh ahows ware
unltod while ln this city, but were separated on
taking to tho road. w. W. Colo, whose circus en
terprise was absorbed also, now steps out of the
firm and Its management as docs also Mr. Hatch-luson.
The Delia IVs In Hessian.
SriCIAL TO TBE XYIKIKO WOULD.
Nw Brunswick, N. J., Oct. ST. Tho fifty
third annual reunion and convention of tho
Bella Upsllon Fraternity of American Col
leges began In this city this morning.
Delegates uru arriving by every train from
tho principal universities of the United
States. Tbe Rutgers College Chapter of Bella Up
sllon recelvod the delegates In Its rooms at Masonic
Hall, where a levee was held at 11 o'clock. Tho
registry of the Alumni Includes represmtatlvcs
from twenty-four colleges.
Colonizing Voters In Newark.
SriCIAL TO Ta XVXXIMO WOBLD,
Newajik, N. J., Oil- KT. It is charged that the
colonization of voters In Newark In view
of the Kssex County elections Is very ex
tensive, particularly In the Second and
Fourth Assembl) districts. In one house on
Academy street fourteen persons have been regis
tered, here only one man voted at the last elec
tlun. Italians and tramps have been used for the
Mtauiplng Out Pleuro-Pneumonla.
eriUAL to tux xtZNino would.)
New Buunswick, Oct. ST. Covernrncnt-ln-spoctor
Desmond Is now engaged In atamplng ont
pleuro-pneumonla In Middlesex County. Thirty
six head of cattle hat e been killed at the stables of
(leorgo Such, of South Ainlioy, six at Wilbur's farm
uml tvicnty-twoat the farm of James Flnegan.
i.Mr. Diamond thinks thst the disease Is now under
To Hold an Anil-Poverty Fair.
(SriCIAL TO TUX EVKSfWQ WOBLD.l
NEWAnx, N. J,, Oct. ST. All preparations are
now made for the Autl-Povcrty or Labor fair In
Newark next week. As the funds are to be used
for election expenses In the coming County elec
tions, the leaders and object aro being liberally
Won't lluy That Newark Properly.
(Sl'XCIAL TO TUX KTXMINO WOBLD.l
Newahk, Oct. ST. Kx-Aldertuau James Smith,
Jr. , one of tho Democratic leaders ln New Jersey,
has Just withdrawn his offer for Newark city prop
erty, over whlih there was so much excitement
xetiral weeks ago, at the time Jobbery was charged
by the Itcpuliltcau leaders.
Flro In a Church.
(SrrCIAL TO Till. KVEXIKO WOBLD,
EatontoviN, N.J., Oct. ST. Flro was discovered
In the cellar of the llaptut Church here at 10. so
o'clock this morulug. The prompt action of the
firemen prevented a conflagration, but the church
was completely wrecked Inside.
Prob's Cheerful Weather Forecast.
Washington, Oct. ST.
t Indications or (Knfi
Jour hours, commencing
y" at S P. it. to-days ttr
Connecticut and ttastem
Una York, warmer, Tair
weather! light to Jttth
LIVES LOST ON THE BALTIC, 'M
A TERRIBLE HURRICANE SWEEPING: OTES 'H
TILE SEA. S
Severn! Seaport Towns Inundated and Many " jjH
Vessels Stranded Embarrassment of tho iH
Vatican-Arabs llcpnlsed at Wady Haifa flH
Ferdinand Hpendlng Ills Qwn Money to VjH
Complete the Bulgarian Hallways. Asssfl
Beiilin, Oct. 37. Sinco night beforo last 4H
hurricane has been raging without cessation ' SggH
in tho Baltic Tho wind swoops with terrifio ' gH
forco from tho north and northeast, and the Iflggggj
havoo among shipping is very great. The ' ?iH
accompanying loss of lifo is correspondingly
largo. From all rcscuo stations and ports on -1
tholcoast from Sohleswlg to Bussla reports JH
aro coming in of tho stranding of vessels. In Agggj
tho most cases it has not beon possible to Bave rr
more than a portion of tho passengers nnd .BaH
crows. Even on tho railways near tho BalUo ljgggfl
shores trafllo has beon interrupted. asanas
On tho Luboo and Travemundo lino, by " 'ggggj
which tho Czar would travel if ho returns 'rH
homo via Germany, trafllo has beon entirely "lggggj
suspended. Tho low lying portions of all Msssfl
JJnltlo seaport towns aro inundated, and ''bI
somo of tho embankments and coast f ortlflcsv. ''-ggggj
tionB aro partly destroyed, Dnntzig in par- Jlfggggj
tloulor has suffered vory severely. ' $H
ROUYIER'S CABINET IS DOOMED. -
Thrse Votes Against the Government Clem igaal
eneean and Donlanger Won't Do. 'gssBs!
tBMCLU. CAULX TO THX XTXXIXO WOBLD.J , iH
Pahu, Oct 27. Tho ottltudo of the Cham- IggH
bor of Deputies is fatal to the Bouvier Cab tCgsss!
inct. Throo votes in succession against tho ' ,-x
Qovommont render its resignation inovito- "''"MgH
Me, although thoro may bo somo delay ta ,gggfl
give parties timo to mako up a now Min. ' JH
Speculations aro already rife as to tho com "H
position of the next Cabinet. Clomonceaa 'xgfl
and Bouiangei are looming up, but it is too taH
soon for those. Tho politicians do not wast 'bcH
them, and aro strong enough yet to defeat H
The ferocious demonstration against M. -.sgcfl
"Wilson by his constituents at Tours compli- 1 JsbbbbI
catos the situation, involving as it does rJsssssl
Fresidont Orevy, against whom it was di- Jlagfl
rectod as much as against his son-in-law, .rggfl
A Ministerial and Presidential crista to- MggH
gother would plunge the Eepnbllc into a sea cgggsl
of troublo, of which tho Monarchists asd .-(Jrfassi
Beactionlsts would bo suro to toko advantage nflaggj
It is more than over evident that tho Comto (j
do Paris is not staying in Dandrccht without ,VSbW
strong reasons and stronger hopes. vgggi
M. Wilson has absolutely refusod to yield 4gggs!
to the demand of his constituents for hia ;m 'H
resignation. Uo proposes to attend tho Bit- I v3agggi
ting of the Chamber of Deputies to-day and Hjaggfl
givo his support to the resolution for a '.fOggs!
commltteo of inquiry on tho Cafforel'' I 'nH
scandals. This will give him an opportunity ,4ggggfl
to. clear himself from the ftcctwauonasiadia.4iagas!
against him. Exciting scenes are expected ia TXkgaggi
the Chamber whon ho makes his defense. !;Uggg
EMBARRASSMENT OP THE VATICAN, , J9H
TfIng Hard to Please English and Irish at rH
the Same Time. $jggggg
SraClA1.0AfiUt TO niBVXXIXO WOOLS. '-'lgggj
Roue, Oct. 27. Oeroldi, who acted as Sea. 'twSM
rotary to Mgr. Persico during the latter1!! -"'
mission to Ireland, and who returned to' ;"JB
Homo a few days ago, is about to again leave v
for Ireland with further instructions. Mgr, H
Persioo also returns to Ireland, although ;f 'H
his departuro may bo litto delayed H
owing to tho evident embarrassment '- '.!jr
of tho Vatican as to what policy it should i fal
adopt. The Vatican's embarrassment arisen :H
from tho fact that it wants to act in all things 'jjH
to tho satisfaction of England without doing" ugggfl
anything to wound the Nationalist suBcopti- '3H
bilities of a great majority of the Irish, ";JH
TWO MONTHS FORJSIR WILFRED BLUNTSH
The Ftentenee of tbe Court Iteeelred with mIB
Hisses, Groans and Hooting, , 'sgsgsgj
irtClAL CAULS TO TDS XTXSWO WOULD, 'lJggaggl
Dunuv, Oct. 27. Tho hearing In tho cane I't-gjl
of Sir Wilfred Blunt was finished to-day. $yH
Tho magistrate, after' a far from impartial fl
summing up, sentenced Sir Wilfred to Jlflfl
two months' imprisonment in jaiL !gaBgsl
The announcement of tho sentence was re -cH
ccived with a ery of execration ln the court, "'agj
and hissings, groans and hootings from thsj '-tjH
crowds outside. ''gssssl
Arabs Repulsed at Wady Haifa. ) i4iggg
ISFECIAL CABLX TO TUX XVXXIXO WOBLD, 4 ijjsgSggs!
Caieo, Oct. 27. A force of 800 Arabs .9
advanced to-day on Wady Haifa. That j JfD
village fort at Khormoussa, which protect VlJVH
tho place, shelled the enemy, who retired. ii"!BH
Mean whilo mounted troops sallied forth !'".M
from tho fort, supported by the Black Bat- j B
talion, and pursuod the Arabs. The blocks j J"H
tired heavily, scattering the Arabs and kill- ' ,BSH
ing many. The Egyptian loss was two v 3"H
men and four camels killed and two men t HH
wounded. ( 3"j""
Notable Osman Agrali has meanwhilo ad- j "JM
vanced with a forco of 2,000 men and ' IsKgfl
occupied a fertilo spot around tho village ' sB
of Qemao, about six miles south of Wady Vtgggj
A Conflict Imminent In Zululand. ggggj
SPECIAL CABLX TO TBI XVXXIXO WOULD. iBgg
DunnAX, Oct. 27. The unfavorable state of . 1HH
affairs created in Zululand by tho recent set- j J
tlcment still continues, native chiefs being; ')
strongly opposed to it. All available troopa iH
havo consequently been ordered to proceed 4fl
to Zululand as quickly as possible. Tha tgggj
Governor will also proceed there to-morrom HH
It is believed that a conflict is imminent. ' iH
United Ireland Will Defiant. 1 i9
SrXCLU. CABLX TO TDX KTXXIXO WOBLD. I l'B
Dublin, Oct. VI. United Ireland to. ',H
day, in defiance of tho Castle and f
penalties, publishes five solid columns) i!ggfl
of reports of meetings of tho National ftM
League branches in the districts where they HggH
have been suppressed by proclamation. No '".'gggg
further action has been taken against tha -QH
papor. ', JH
Ferdinand Hpendlng Ills Own Money. I H
t sraciAL cauls to tux ETXJiixavoaLD. Kj jimM
Vxxnna, Oct. 27. Prince Ferdinand k !H
made an advance of ,000 out of Lis privats) '- JH
fortune to tho Bulgarian treasury ln order i , H
hasten the completion of tho Bulgarian ralU;j v3H
"" ' iJH