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H;,,"SiS' THE EVENING WORLD t FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 1887. - -
WmSrt-l PA VX1DAY. OCTOBER 28.
HB0JUFTX0ir fltiel(tnfr rostmge),
K't.SE3t XOSTH. 30c; PER YEAR, $3.00.
' OYER 800,000 A DAY!
? pyER TWO MILLION COPIES A WEEK.
HRT Large. Circulation of Any New .-neper
KP, In the World.
Hhf? T&e total nnmber of woelds printed during the
K' ifJWMWM 2, 1 83,930, "follow:
Rl (Si-day..... 205,880 ropte.
kV;Meaey... -..-... 800,000 coplM.
Hr,.:Talay... - 300,100 eapleo.
IKWitaHVx-n OlH.llO copies.
MltiJWIWtrfar. .... 008,000 copies.
HyrMay .. 800,480 copies.
KfL' Htoy.... - SSS.IOO copies.
YW-Ur Mid n..... 107,010 copies.
$iC' Average circulation of Tna Woau per day f or
Hfe"; 31 1,090 Copies.
E,-,',W, whose signatures are appended, certify to
bktts metnesa of Die above statement,
H& A O. W. Tueneb, Bustaeas Manager.
HKj'V'' ' Aesps 8baw, Cashier.
gaKTftu. .0, Smith, Foreman Wools Press-Room.
$??, ' a e. Brut?
KaI ' Acting Supt. Mali and Delivery Dept,
Ri j ICdwaEP n. IUmk IK, Auditor.
gal gH& TssilaiTlj appeared before m Q. w. Ttiamia, nasi
f Wtmiiri JY Asws 8ii, OMbJm J. O. Smith.
gsTsTMf . fiiiMin Tinn flj ii Gbablxs H. Htxwabt, Aotlng
BBBBWA in til Had I nl " aft LWirsry Dpivmt, sod
gftTs-rJMraao B. harei. Auditor, who, belns personal)
H'Cn to aw. 4i sppead their eistarti Via. .taut
r mu tad dspoas ana sweat that Is lame
BBBB9K1' wfflTVork, Oct, IS, 1887.
& fkiU11 u,.WSS-5.f .
K:'' ADVERTISING RATES.
Ki (Agate llunmnl,)
ffriOW'lnsrr, 85 easts per Una. No extra pries for a.
Ra)MtAlaJpUj. Basbwes or Bpaelal If otiose, eppoelte
Mffjlttiial pes. AO eanU par Uaa. Reeding IfoUoM.
! starred araurtad "Adr"i Vint pat, SI. SO par
HHH'iKMI ?e-rtb paca, 81.89 per lloei Inside paca. 81
H& PHaa. '
HB'f ft rtUifr aittnlHtkf ' Bally WOBLD tarutmp.
Hpfc -"' mm. ifor d lJU rata IUI (iim
Kb' It IAKi are 1A Jail fiourt for rtoUUring,
HV .At 000PEK mnOH TO-HIOHT.
K4 '-Tfes Bomm hT had their turn. To-nlgh
KtM Pott 'wiH t heard from,
BL Tb maae-moeUng at Cooper Irntltato thli
HB,vaiB2 1 called by the representatiTe bud
K'( ateat n of Naw York, without respoct to
H'.jffty. Honest Democrats 'join it beeanne
H'Hwb party lias been Ulahonoxed aid good
HjtrarnaaBt i at (take. Potriotio Iiepnbli.
bi)M unite becauae they place the welfare
Bt' taM city abOTO partiaan odrnnUge. Inde
RTpwdaatd will bo there, bocauao it is their
KpoUtioalto "choose eyerywhere and at all
Kr'K' oharaoter and numbers, in eloqueneo
HKasS athn.djin, the meeting promises to be
Boae of the moat notablo held in this oity
HKilaeethooTarthiow of tho Twxxd Elng. It
H.'fili voioe the People's protest against Doss
HPvLei saw old hall ringl .
Hot1 s3tMR0rrou it the but day cfrtgitsration.
K J To-day before 0 o'clock and to-mttrrow be.
Ki "n 0 . K, and 0 f.u. are the last hours for
EWaftratlon in this oity.
1i! Jfrery eUisen who does not know that his
BgAnaaiw toon the list should see that itlsput
K; there A man who 'voluntarily disqualifies
KtrUfaC for Totins dose esto be robbed by
B"'7ifBg: and to suffer from bod Boremment.
HBf" S9Tal that yon may be able to Toto for
K. deeent politics and honest .OTernment in Mo
Kt'i ,3b-n7lt before 9, arUX to-morrow from 8 A. It.
HB; to 9 P.M., ertnlait hour jor registering.
Hb,, OSIiT A POTFET.
BEfi-Tha Evening JPoet of yesterday says :
K'h wo ,Ilort jcsrs tali County Democracy,
Htulwalca rerplied against Tammany's "despotic
K Basrlim " and " betrayal of treat for personal ad
K&yajttage," ttas prodoced a Boat of Its own, as
HHRflMt', as tsaorant,and foollih, and aelf-ieeklng,
&'jl4 ceapt, and rldleolous as any of Tammauj'a.
Kn,-tlUa'te Tery true. Dut let us be fair even
HRwJi-'Bosse. MaubiotJ. Powxa Is but o part
ET.Qf Bwchine. He is Boss because the
fcBMhine pennies him to boss.
HL,-.2B?Whatof thodriTintr wheels of the ma.
Rpo-iaf Had Mr. Hswm, representins the
Bfetty Democracy, and Mr. Wixitkxt, repre
y,PUag tho National Democracy, opposed
Hry'the Bomlnatlon of Fnxowa, would it have
Hrf JBhonldMr, Hzwrrr and Mr. WnmtET de
H uaad the withdrawal of Fbllows, as both
H t pfeUq and party interests require, he would
Kfflr''b: of the ticke, in twenty .four hours.
HeJ The respos-lblUty for this unfit nomtna.
H" UesCM d the responsibility for a blunderinii
K- 'patfattance whfon means disaster, should be
BbJ 'MHea from the shoulders of this one man
Bft Pewita and put where it belons.
B;' puppet. Why do not tho real Democratic
K'j laansgew make their puppet bow to.public
Wmji APEAID OF THEia HAUt,
n j8jPow! e swears that Feixows shall bo
Hftf ' eWeted, if it takes the hair off our heads to
' dQ it,"
B' " Xr. Kiooti, has already cropped the hair of
Up'tkreeoftheBooaierB, and the Boss Briber's
Kl:- lack are growing for fiin 8ln'a barber.
HR"' J, ICawosdertherostot the an and thoir
H,yeMikl kilb and kin are anxious to defeat
Btt lMtwaote'r of short hair for ro.uea.
K.Jr' J1- lCW 9, And ftMriiui from 6A.U.
BB'' V'. t.ftr ''" ,a'' -tT ""ertnff.
HBr' f it- inn WJLTB TOTO- A miXQB.
BF ;tJaalitUi6aotnto State ticket haye a
k-'-,'., , 7 fht,tlvViMs. Wi open in the
P 'tfWtfWJ to th M o Wiooll'b
V!v-va4r,'stcaibIefA4f the rest of
B ' "" OMuuyatie CwuiyUak.et. Mr. Nioou,
B'-s " u !
Ws "f "' Jsfesjfetffiltfs?Jl'sM,MJffl
lias now three nominations the ltopublican,
the Independent Democratio or People's and
Zrrin Hall. His election is assured.
Col. Fuxows cannot bo deoelred, if his
eyes and ears are open. He must know that
there Is no possibility of his election. Tho
Bosaea who thrust him into this false posi
tion bate nothing to lose by bis sacrifice.
The loaders are blind or nerveless. Why
should he not look out for himself, and es
cape the humiliation of an overwhelming
The Democratio State and county tickets
aro imperilled by Col. Fcl&owb's candidacy.
If the men who havo used him to wreak a
porsonal revenge will not give him good ad
vice let him consult his own Judgment and
withdraw. Glvo tho State ticket a chance
lb-morrow U Ih last aay of registration.
" A WIOKED MIBTAKE."
Tho Blaalt.ZeUung, the ablest German pnper
in this country, and ucunlly a stanch sup
porter of Domooratlo nominee, " draws the
lino at men of the character of Fellows."
The Democratio leaders, realizing that this
portends the wholesalo rovolt of a largo body
of intelligent German voters, have franti
cally endeavornd, by cabling to Mr. OmtN
nonrzn, to switch the fitaal back into iline.
The response is prompt and unmistakable
It condemns tho nomination of Fkllowh a
" a wicked mistake," and urges the election
The Btaats domands tho withdrawal of Fel
lows. Tho conservative and powerful Ger
man element repudiates a candidate whose
" undisputed dofeota of charaoter would fur.
nish no guarantee that the offloo whioh ho
seeks would bo honorably admini-terod."
Fsxlows's nomination was indcod " a
wicked mistake," and all the more wicked
because made on purpose
To-night oeftiri I, and to-morrow from 8 A. If.
te t P. U. , art the last hours for registering.
The wedding gift of 8600,000 with which
Mr. Josxrn J. O'DoMonuic gilds the honey
moon of his son lllustratos the liberality of
American fathers and the growth In favor
here of an Old World marriage custom.
Yet it may well be doubted whether nuch
n munificent present would not 1 to most
young couples a misfortune rather than a
blessing. To find ready-made wealth on the
threshold deprives the average young man of
a most important part of his oxporienoo. It
robs him of ono powerful incentive to in
dustry and usefulness.
The boys who have started poor, who havo
wrested suoocss from adversity, have boon of
the greatest servioo to the world and to
themselves. A young man of high alms, of
exceptionally well-balanced mind and nat
ural persistence may not bo injured by riches
thrust upon him. But for tho majority,
whether their parents are rich or poor, the
experience of shifting for thomsolves is best.
If vou uouta tote, tee that tou are registered.
THE PEOPLE HAVE ETE8.
Col. Fellows, though the Dlstrict-Attor.
ney's office is overburdened with important
criminal cases awaiting preparation and trial,
says without reservation to the comraitteo of
Bosses i " I otTor you my services throughout
Mr, Nicoll has declared that under no clr
cumstances will he permit campaign work to
interfere with official duties intrustod to his
Yesterday Col. Fellows failed to appear
before Judge Gildxhslesve when tho caso of
the alleged murderer Potman was called for
trial. Ho had forgotten the cuse entiroly.
Yesterday Mr. Nicoll wm at hit post of
duty in Albany, arguing against the appeal of
Fellows hobnobs with politicians and tho
publlo service is neglocted. Nicoll places
bis official duty above his politics.
Can there be any doubt as to which is mak
ing the successful campaign ?
Register to-morrow and save vour tote.
It is ridiculous to cay that the lawyer who
simply sums up a case " handles the trial."
This is like claiming that tho spouting
bo'swain handles the ship. Tho people know
who managed tho Boodle trials. The hatred
of the Boodlers and their friends would
point to Mabttoe and Nicoll, Jf the facts
were not patent.
The clauses of the new deed of gift for the
America Cup, discriminating against chal
lenging yachts, should be strioken out or
modified in the Interest of fair play. Tho
cup is safe enough without any more restrictions.
A little gathering in behalf of Col. Fellows
at Washington Hel.hu last evening closed
with the strains of " Should Auld Acquaint,
anoe be Forgot?" It would be exceedingly
fortunate for Fellows if this could bo done,
Honest government will get a boom at the
Cooper Institute to-night in the people's in
dorsement of Nicoll and Mahtine, tho men
who " made New York too hot for Boodlors.'
It is a pity that tho "wicked inlstako" of
the bosses in nominating Nicoll deprives tho
people of Now York of an opportunity to
listen to a speech from Gov, Hill.
" We are with tho people this year," says
on Irving Hall leader. Stay thero and you'll
bo "all right."
To-day boforo 0 o'clock and to-morrow bo
twetn 8 a. u. and 0 r. m. ore the lost hours of
It is to be hoped that there are no more
Jaoksordans in the Sub-Treasury
Jt'saboom for Nicoll end a boomerang
for Boss Powkb.
Mrs. Fees Gbuix la making a brilllaai
LONG DISTANCE RACING.
LORD DWARD SOMERSETS CARLTON WINS
TilE JOOKEI CLUB CUP.
lie Having Won the Cheater, Ma-cheater
and Doacnater Cape, lb tloodw eed Bt-ke
nod ihe Qneen'e Guineas at Aeeot and
Sborkbrldxe, and Tbtt After Falllac a n.
Two nnd ThreoTeaMMd Forelsn News.
rZCIAL CABLC TO THE BTIXIHO WOULD,!
Londom, Oct. 38. This wm the last day of
thoNowmarket Houghton meeting and lost
day of racing at "headquarters" uutil the
Craven mooting in April next yrnr. The
rnr of tho day was that for tho .Tockoy Club
Cup of tho value of 800, added to a
Hweepstakesof 20 each, half for
feit, run over the Ccsaiewitch course
(2 miles, 3 furlongs and 28 yards),
threo.ycar-olcls to carry 110 pounds: four-year-olds,
124 pounds; five, 12C pounds, and
six and upward 128 pounds, with an allow,
ance of 3jonnds for mures and geldings.
Lord Edward Somerset's four-year-old
colt Carlton was tho favorite and winner, he
having ran third two weeks ago for the
GexArewltch at 128 pounds. Ho Is well bred,
boing by Pell Moll out of Bonnie Hpeo, and
up to Oct. 1, this year, he had in turn
won the Choster Cup, worth 967, tho
Manchester Cup 2,881, walked over
for tho Queen's Plato of 800 guineas
at Ascot, won the Queen's Plato of the same
valuo at Btockbridge, won tho Goodwood
Stakes of 633 and tho Doncnster Cup of
21)0, all of whioh wore at long distances. As
a threo-year-old Carlton was not suooessfnl,
but as a two-year-old he won tho Palatine
Nursery Handirap at Liverpool and tho Lan
cashire Nursery Handicap.
HIS HOLINESS DISAPPOINTED.
The I'ope anil Mr, Gladetone Agree on the
IrUh Queetlon Mr. Feralroe Failure.
(irrCIAL CABLX TO TOE XTimNO WOBLD.
Home, Oct. 28. Tho Vatican is greatly dis
appointed over the result of Mgr. Persico's
mission to Iroland. Tho Fopo has modo no
secret of his displeasure. Mgr. Persioo sig
nally failed, having returned with mere
vague declarations. Tho Popo's views on
tho Irish question coincide almost com
pletely with those of Mr. Gladstone. The
Pope hoped that a favorable result of Mgr.
Persico's mission would have contributed
much towards rendering easy the negotia.
tlons for a renewul of diulomutlo intercourse
WILSON WANTS TO TAY HIS POSTAGE.
Hold to Have Sent Money for That Purpose
to the MlnUtrr of Finance.
(rZCIAL CABLE TO Till XTMIXQ W0OLD.)
London, Oct. 28 The journals Voltaire
and Etenemenl to-day publish a paragraph to
the effect that M. Wilson lias forwarded to
the Minister of Finance the sum of 40,000
francs to covor tho postago of all lottors
which ho may havo fraukod with President
Grovy's stamp during his residence at tho
Germany and the Argentine Republic.
lirXOIAL OABLB TO TUB BVCNIMO WOBLD.
Behlin, Oct. 28. With reference to tho
proposed establishment of a Gorman bonk at
ltlo do Janeiro, it is stated to-day that tho
negotiations about a frosh investment of
German capital in the Argentine ltepublio
have been undertaken. A German bunk has
entered into a contract with the Argentine
Government for making railways in that
couutry. The Argentina Government gives
a guarantee for twenty years. Subscriptions
will bo opened shortly. Yesterday in the
large ball of the Exohaugo on exhibition of
Argentine products was oponed. It com
prises wool, com, fruits and skins.
Reported Ilnn.lug of Nur Mahomed.
(riCIAL CABLE TO TBS STEH1HO WOBLD.)
Bomdat, Oct. 28. Intelligence bos boen
received that Nur Maliomed, tho General who
fled with Ayoub Khan from Teheran, and
was recently captured near Herat, has boen
publicly hanged at the latter place.
The Times, of India, publishes a telegram
reporting Ayoub Kahn to bo in the Kuimoni
country, Ui the south oflHerat. The Plonitr,
of Allahabad, asserts, fiowevor, that he has
sought refugo in Eastern Persia, but that his
exact whereabouts Is not known.
Gladstone's Triumphal Journey.
irCCIAL CABLE TO THE ETZHUia WOBLD.
London, Oct. 28. Ml. Gladstone left Stud
ley Itoyal, the seal of the Marquis of Itipou,
this morning, f oi Hanardon. His progress
through the oountry is ono continued tri
umph. All the stations on tho routo are
crowded with people anxious to boo and
choor him. He makes few speeches, but ex
cites tho greatest enthusiasm wherever ho
Churchill Not for Cnnada.
SrECIAL CABLE TO TUX XTXHIMO WORLD.
London, Oct. 28. A report has been in cir
culation that the Government intonded to ap.
BointLord ltandolph Chnrohill Viceroy of
anada. to succeed Lord Lansdowne. Lord
Churchill gives the report a prompt denial
The Oxar May Cnll on the Emperor.
(rXOIAL CABLX TO TUX XVXXINO WOBLD. )
London, Oot. 28. It is now more than
likely that tho Czar will pass through Ber
lin, and after an hour or two with the Ger
man Emperor will resamo his journey to St.
To and From the French Capital.
Taris, Oct. S3. The following passengers sailed
on the Bretagnei M. Uradairect, Bam Cuppler,
Gen. A. V. Oreelev, Antonu Oallauo, Hint
Bcbaleht, Mrs. A. I'adelitoro anc Hear; Banger.
Among the recent arrivals Is Pan arei Mrs.
Fannj Held, sUter of lira Paran Stevens, Hi.
and Mr. Wtlllau B. Mou, tin. T. A. Greer ana
II. McLean, of New York, and Mrs. Bradford
Allen, of St. Louis.
Orator Puff's Two Tones.
rr l Jl.ratd. Oel. 28. (IY U. llirmld. O.L 1.
That whioh happened At this precise moment
fla Wednesday to the Bal- there la only one fsct to
tlmor Nicoll combine U look at namely, that to
not calculated to improve the natural order of pro
the temper of their breth- motion Mr. Da Lanoey
ren here, of course. HUH, Nicoll would get the
wo do hope everybody nomination for the va
wilt bo good-natured cant District - Attornej.
from now to election da j, ship, but certain potlti
If the Itepubllcaus are -iaiis taw Otterminrd
entirely sore thai tbey that hi shall not have it
did u shrewd stroke of because he has done his
business In nominating duty to tiie peopUt with.
Mr. Nicoll they need not out fear or favor. They
K'ct excited As to the are hostile to an official
Democrats, the no ml- who u not afraid of them,
listed Mi Fellows, who, a roan who would Just as
us ereryhodv knows, con. lie' hsve s dishonest Al.
vlcted the only fonrbood' derm so oonvtcteo and
lers who have been con- sent to prison as a more
vlcted, ond the Demo, common criminal, lie is
crats need not b e no in with the crated,1'
ashamed of him, Tbey butt tnwith the people,
liavt only to stsnd to- and therefore lie must be
gether sad vote solidly kntftd.
for him to carry their man
Voting for tho Best Man.
(vm ! l'rt nM,
Mr. De Lanoey Nicoll Is reported as saying that
he is In the contest for the DUtrtct-Attorne j's offloe
J ''to win," sua that "voters are becoming more
dependent every year. " Apparently they are.
Skl-k2lil!Vl $ A-aSHifc V-tfe! .a ft"
TIIE ROW IN THE KNIOHTS.
The "Journal of United Labor" Says It la
tho lExplrtn. Gasp of Anarchy.
(trXCIAL TO THE XVXKIXO WOBLD.)
Philadelphia, Oct. 28. Commenting on
tho manifesto issued by the Provisional Com.
mittee of the Enlghts of Labor from Chicago,
tho Journal of United Labor says to-day in a
saroastio vein i " It is unnecessary at this time
to dlgDify the mattor further than to state
that it is the last expiring gasp of
the Anarchlstio element whioh sought
to disrupt the General Assembly.
Thirty.flve representatives are stated to havo
been present at the meeting at which this
manifesto was adopted. The test vote in the
General Assembly on carrying the rod flag of
Anarchy in processions of Ihe Knights of
Labor was 112 to 29. It seems, therefore,
that the twenty-nine sympathizers with An
archy who voted for the red flag in the Gen
eral Assembly were able to rapture six more
for the purpose of carrying out, after the
General Assembly adjourned", what they were
powerless to accomplish while it was In ses
sion. . " If this movemont will only be persisted
in to the extent of taking from the order
every vestige of Anarony, and every person
who sympathizes with Anarchy, it will be the
greatest boon that ever couio to tho organiza
on." This editorial is understood to emanato
from tho pen of John W. Hayes, the Secre
tary of the General Exeoutive Board. Phil
adelphia delegates who were supposed to be
included in the thirty-five were shown tho
editorial and expressed their disapproval of it.
Edward Moore, Master Workman of Distriot
Assembly 1, voiced their sentiments thus:
" Calling pcoplo hard names is no argument,
and to cry 'Anarchists I' at pcoplo does not
niako them Anarchists. Ami, besides, I
think that people who handled nearly half a
million dollars of the order's money in a year
and woro unable to present an itemized ao
count of it aro not in o position to call any
body else names."
Register to-morrow and save vour tote.
BRAVE CAPT. GIBBS BURNED AUTE.
Fate of a Well-Known Boatman who Tried
to dare tho Dooka of a Biasing Hteamer.
(SrXCIAL TO THE XTXKIXO WOBLD.l
MEirpnus, Oct. 28. Nowsof the destruction
by fire of tho stern-wheel steamer Alberta
No. 8 was received in tho city to-day. The
accident ocourrod at 11 o'clock yesterday
morning, near Indian Bay, Ark., on Whito
Itiver, seventy-four miles from tlo mouth
and 2S2 miles, by tho river, from this port.
The steamer was on her way from Newport
to Memphis, and hod on board 672 bales of
cotton nnd many tons of cotton-seed, all of
which were consigned to tho merchants and
oil mills in this city.
The fire, tho origin of which is unknown,
was discovered on the lower deck among the
cotton bales. The alarm was sounded. Tho
crew responded promptly and j soon had sev
eral streams playing on the flames. But it
was useless. The fire had already gained a
good headway and evermoment the flro
grew in intensity, and though the officers
had fought hard they were finally forced to
abandon the steamer.
All reached shore safely save Capt. William
Gibbs. the chief clerk, who was caught in
the cabin, while striving to save the Dooks
and was unable to escape. Capt. Gibbs was
about sixty years of age and bad been a
steamboat man nearly all his life. He was
well known on the upper White and Black
llivers, where he had many friends.
Register to-morrow. Last chance.
STARS AND STRIPES ABOVE ALL.
Jefferson Davis and Thousands of ex-Con.
federate at tbe Macon Reunion.
(SrXOIAL TO TBE EVXMIMO WOBLD.)
Macon, Ga., Oct 28. The city is alive with
ex-Confederate soldiery, thousands of whom
are here attending the State fair and reunion
of Confederate veterans. The presence of
the ex-President of the Confederacy has
added muoh to the exoitement of tho occa
sion, whioh sinco Wednesday has been un
bounded. It is a fact, however, that while the recep
tion of Jefferson Daris has been enthusiastic,
nothing in the shape of disloyal sentiment
has been heard anywhere amoug the people.
Every building has used tho Stars and
Stripes in its decorations. Mr. Davis and
family will probably return to Beauvolr to.
If vou would vote, see that vou ai e registered.
FICS AND THISTLES.
Frank Luddlngton, of Bridgeport, Conn. , has
Invented a machine thst will manufacture 80,ooo
cigarettes a day.
The friends of President Diaz, of Mexico, pro.
pose to present him with a massive library table of
solid silver on his approaching birthday.
Mrs. Emma Lokey, who bad been summoned as
a witness In a suit at Agusta, Ga. , fell dead In tho
court-room Just as she bad risen to give her testi
mony. It cost an even $1,000 for the city of St. Joseph,
Mo. , to entertain President and Mrs. Cleveland,
during the hour und ten minutes tbat they spent lu
The Osage Indians, In addition to owning a fine
reservation, have an annual Incomo from the Gov
ernment of f uo.aoo. This Is f 164 a year for eery
brave, sqnaw and pappoose,
One of Charles Adair's hens at Danville, III.,
died mysteriously the other day, and It was found
that a wad of chewing-gum had lodged In Its wind
pipe and caused suffocation.
A big watchman's rattlo, tbe Identical one wltb
which the flrsi constable of Plymouth, Mass. , ter
lined the small boy in the days of the Pilgrim
Fathers, It a highly prized rello In the possession
ot a Providence policeman.
There Is a curious chain of prarle-dog towns
along the line of the Texas and Paclflc ltallroad,
beginning west of Abilene and extending nearly to
Big bprtnga, a distance of loo miles. Some ot tbe
villages cover tire acres of ground.
Tbe richest woman In the country, next to Mrs.
nettle Oreen. is the wife of Trot . Bell, the elec
uiclsu- bhe owns W,ooo,oOG of Bell Telephone
stock, and, with her father, who owns as much
more, controls the slock of the company.
The widow Jenkins's young son, of Murtreesboro,
Tenn. , thought be saw a coon in a tree In the yard
the other evening, and flred at It from his rlflo. It
was a "coon" named John Brown, and young
Jenkins Is now on trial for murdering him.
Tho young society men of the City ot Mexico re
cently got up a bull-right In bonor of Scnorltal
ttlde Montoya, tke first lady In Mexico who bas
bad the courage to oppose the established tradi
tions of tbe country and become a physician.
A farmer In Fallon County, Illinois, planted
100 acres ot low ground In potatoes Isst spring
and bas Just dug op a crop of nearly 11,000
bushels, lie winks very knowingly when he resds
reports in the newspapers of the faliuro of the
At the Garden Gate.
(l"ron IA Btttit CVmWot,
"Don't you think It's getting pretty late,
" Yes, dear, It Is, a little for one to be out, but
not so very late for two.
A Winning lighter.
(iYe (A. Mmt Tori lYtenM.
Mr. Nicoll Is used to fighting against roguery
sndbosslsm. And he hu always fought to wis.
JAY GOULD'S TRIP ABROAD.
SOME BROKER'S RELIEVED, BCT MORB IN
DIFFERKNT ABOUT IT.
Rumoro Flenty on tho Htreet About What He
la Golug to Europe For To See Illnlne, for
the Good of Ills Owa Health and to List
Western Union, Home of Them Rough
Weather and an Unhappy Time Ahead.
S W jrORE lively interest
I 3 ?1 would have beon
yfi J'yJw I "roused in financial
itftwVnT I 'rc'es 0Ter the on-
ry4jfMfcs5rMnT, nouncement of the
jXgQl- speedy departure of
jS8S88 Mr. Jay Gould for
V &.. c 3 Enrope for ftn "
-. tended tour had It not
zHttcBnaj Lirm been for the fact that
"fi?i nfe) nC Pectc'l' Now, how-
liC t ever, that the date of
ffjVf! bk departure has been
uf5 --rr Bot And there is no
-LJCJ ltf I J longer any doubt about
IJLTrl u's intentions, the
e-L - event has called forth
no end of comment among the brokers, and
this morning it was tho principal topio of
conversation in the street.
As Mr. Gould has given no official infor
mation as to his intentions to the public, it
was natural that all sorts of guesses and
queries should be hazarded as to the real
significance of-' tho great stock operator's
latest move, and a few wore dis.
posed to believe that he had
some ulterior object to accomplish by
his trip abroad than to obtain recreation ana
benefit his health. The general sentiment,
however, seemed to be that Mr. Gould, feel
ing that he needed rest from his almost con
tinuous labors of tho past few years, had de
termined to take the vacation whioh ho has
ofton said that he needed.
To a reporter of Tna Evzntno World
Commodore A. E. Bateman, one of the most
prominent operators in tho Street, and
known as an opponent of Mr. Gould in tho
market, said this morning :
" The announcement was not a snrpriso to
tho street. I for ono have known that
Gould has been gotting his house in order for
some time past, two years at least, in order to
got away. Ho has transferred the control
of tho large corporations in which
he is interested to his son or his
friends, and now has a finely organized
crowd. His intention has been to arrange
his affairs in such a manner so that ho could
enjor tho great fortune which he has accumu
lated for the r ualnder of his life."
"Do you think he is going out of the
market altogether ?"
" I think that is tho general opinion of the
street. Ho would take a supervisory inter
est in his properties, and he can do that in
Europe as well as he can here, possessing all
the cable facilities necessary, but as for spec
ulating, I believo be is out of it."
" Then you donotboliovo bis trip has any
special significance, eithor financial or other
" Not the slightest: and as for his going to
see Blaino, I cannot see what he could ac
complish by that in a political way. It may
bo laid down as pretty certain that his nb
senco will not have a great influence on the
market one way or the other."
In the opinion of Henry Clews Mr. Gould's
absence will be a benefit to speculative inter
ests, for he believes that as the former does
not intend to engage in any important deals
while abroad, his absenco will be
tho elimination of a very dangerous
element of disturbance from the local market,
and that the course of speculation during the
next few months will in consequence favor
operators on the bull side of tbe market.
Another well-known authority on Wall
street matters, asserted that Mr. Gould was
going abroad principally for his health, he
thought he was going to try
and list his Western Union on
tho London Stock Exohange, but
this view was strongly combated by another,
who said that Mr. Gould would be tho lost
man to personally undertake a matter of this
kind, for II any representations were to
bo mado about his telegraphio proper
ties he would prefer to havo it done by others
than himself. It was suggested that per
haps he might be intending to make
soma political combination with the
Maine statesman who is now wandering
on the Continent, but this was pooh,
poohed as improbable as when Mr. Gould had
any dealings with the politicians they were
the ones who usually ran after him.
President Charles G. Wilson, of
the Petroleum and Stock Exchange,
and Georgo It. Gibson, a prominent
dealer, both thought that Mr. Gould
would retain his interest in tho market suf
ficient to kocp an oye on his specialties, but
that his movements abroad were a matter of
indifference to the public.
As the representative of a prominent firm
said this morning, tho real reason of Mr.
Gould's departure is to secure rest. Ever
since the Woerishoffer and Smith warfare
ngainst him he has been in hot water,
and tho tremendous pressure both of
debt and responsibility which has been
upon him in the interval, of which the pub
lio has known but little, has shattered bis
nervous system, and ho is actually afraid of
tuontal prostration. Soveral recent attacks
hate frightened him, and actually havo
hastened on his departure, which he has boen
contemplating for two years.
It is said that somo of the younger brokors
in the "stroot" are jubilant over Mr,
Gould's departure, which they regard as a
godsend to tho markot that they have
chartered three German bands of full-test
wiud-powcr to be present at the wharf. North
Kiver, of the TJrubria to-morrow afternoon at
the hour of sailing to give the great financier
an appropriate ana cheerful scud-off.
Great rejoicings are also in progress over
the reports of rougr. weather ahead for the
Uuibrito and if statements are authentic Mr.
Gould Is also in receipt of a choice and as
sorted variet) of remedies for his prospective
attacks of mat tie ner.
Met by a Drtrctlve.
A detective arrested Philip llolden the moment
that he stepped off tho Albany express at tbe
Grand Central station this afternoon. Holden is a
clerk for John Perry, fruit dealer, Genesee street,
Syracuse. Yesterday ho went Into a neighbor's
store, knocked down s little girl who was there at
the time, robbed the till of $100 and started for
Now York. An officer will take him back.
Suing Jersey City for Taxes.
Hngh Dugan, Collector of Hudson County.began
suit before u Supreme Court Commissioner In Jer
sey City this morning against Jersey City for more
than f loo.ooo. claimed br the former to be dut the
county for back taxes from 1878 to 1834. The city
claims that the law requires It to pay taxes only as
they are collected, while the county holds that
tbey must be paid from tho first money received.
Must Apply to tho General Term.
Judgo Donohue, sitting in Supreme Court, Cham
bers, declined to-day to hear the argument In the
fifth election inspectorship matter, holding tbat
application should be made to tbe General Term.
Presiding Justice Van Brunt Is not expected at
the Court llousi until Monday, and tho other
General Term Judges are out of town.
40's Meeting for the Anarchists.
District Assembly No. 4, of the Knights of
Labor, bas completed arrangements for tbe mass
meeting to be held In Unlor. Square to-morrow
evening for the benefit of thi condemned An
archists at Chicago. All the leading. Knights of
the city and several members of tho General Kx
eoutive Board are expected to speak.
His Name Used Without Authority.
Cornelius Vsndcrblit authorizes a denial that be
his or ever had any Interest whatever In the Mlt.
klewlc Chinese National Bank, and any use of
his name in that conneotlon has been without bis
knowledge or authority.
TLLEGRAPn RATES TO GO UP.
Wostera Union and It Rlmls to Stop So
Called Competition for Awhile.
Telegraphio rate competition is at an end.
The United Lines and postal companies havo
agroed to conform practically to the rates of
the Western Union. The agreement was
reached yesterday at a conference between
Jay Gould, Manager Brown, of the Mutual
Union, and President A. B. Chandler, of tho
To an Evening World reporter President
Chandler said to-day i "It is true that ar
rangements were concluded yesterday, de
signed to put an end to the wasteful competi
tion that has hitherto existed between the
telegraph interests. It provides for equal
rates up to twenty-five cents and somewhat
lower rates by competing companies between
.distant points.whcrotho rates aro higher than
" There bas been no sale or lease or merg
ing of properties in any form. Nor is there,
so far as I know, any Intention or desire on
tbe part of the owners jt managers of either
of the properties looking in that direction.
The Postal and United Lines companies are
nbbolutely Independent. Tbey have never
approved of tho excessively low rates forced
upon them by the fiorce competition between
the Baltimore and Ohio and the Western
era Union. They now expect
to receive their full share of
Bnblio patronage at rates which will enable
lem to maintain and operate their property
by pursuing a just and considerate course
towards all their patrons. The new rates
take effect Nov. 1.
"The advance does away with the adop
tion of ruinous rates only. It does not do
away with general telegraph competition."
If iou would vote, see that vou are registered.
SAW nER FATHER'S SPIRIT BECKON.
Esther Margollno Obeys a Summons to An.
other World br Means of Parle Green.
Coroner Levy was to-day called upon to
hold an inquest in the case of Esther Margo
lino, of No. 177 Clinton street, who poisoned
herself with Paris green lost night, Sho left
the following lotter to her husbondi
Mt Dear Mter: I hope you will forgive me
for wbat I have done, as to live for me Is suoh
misery It Is simply Impossible. I wish to God I
would have taken your advice, I would not have
come to this. I cannot tell anybody how I feel. I
hope yon will bury me In tbe same place with all
the relatives, and I hope you wintry and make
yourself happy and pray for me. I am
suffering now eight weeks and I cannot stand It
longer. May God bless you that you may never
have any vouble more In your life, as I know you
have had plenty with me lately, as you have been
a good husband to me. Give my love to all and
may God bless you; sogood-by and think ot me.
I am your unfortunate wife. Esther.
It is thought that the woman was demented.
Sho had the delusion that her father, who
has been dead some years, used to oppoor to
her and beckon her to follow him. Recently
she attended the funeral of a friend and at tho
?:rave she Imagined that she again saw her
ather, and he commanded her to givo up this
life and Join him in the other world.
Register to-morrow. Last oftanoe.
TEMPORARILY IN NEW YORK.
S. H. Reynolds, a prominent lawyer of
Lancaster, Pa., Is at the Albemarle.
Judge Esek Cowen, of Troy, Is one of tho
recent arrivals at the Windsor Hotel.
Commander William Boinbridge-Hoff, U.
S. N., is at the Everett House.
Gov. P. 0. Lounsbury, of Connecticut,
qreakfasted at the Murray Hill this morning.
Ex-Gov. Galusha A. Grow, of Pennsyl.
vania, is among to-day's arrivals at the Vic
toria. Senator 0. P. Ingersoll. of Westfleld, N.
Y., is a morning arrival at the Morton
John W. Vrooman, of Herkimer, clerk of
the New York Senate, is registered at tho
Gov. Henry Howard, of the sovereign
Stato of Rhode Island, is among tho Fifth
Denmark's Minister at wasnington, ju. de
Lo venom, displays his signature on the Albe
The dlplomatio representative of Sweden
at Washington, M. de. Reuterskjold, is at the
Clarendon for a short period.
With other arrivals at the Victoria are the
wife of ex-Senator Edward S.Esty, of Ithaca,
and Mrs. H. L. Wilgus, of the same place.
At the Fifth Avonuei R. E. Denmon, of
Boston ; James P. Wilherow. of Pittsburg,
and Mrs. Geo. W. Childs, of Philadelphia.
Waith other guests at the Bartholdl are :
Charles Miller and family, of Franklin, Pa.;
W. J. Blaydon, of Kontucky, and A. J. Phil
lips, of Philadelphia.
If vou would vote, see that vou are registered.
Apologizing for Col. Fellows-Ex-Senator
Ecclcstne, counsel for Samuel Will
lam Plttman, the murderer, walked Into Fart L of
the Court of General Sessions this morning and
made an unnecessary apology for Col. Fellows's
failure to appear and try the case before Judge
GUdersleeve yesterday. He said that he was to
blame, having missed a train. This wss an excuse
for the ex-Senator, but hardly one tor the Colonel,
whom he attempted to exculpate. As the term
will close next Wednesday, the Plttman case will
not be tried before the November term, which
begins a week from next Monday.
Heavy Registration To-Day.
This morning the third dsy of registration began.
Iteports received at the office ot tbe Chief of the
Bureau of Elections show .that there Is every pros,
pect of a heavy list of names. The political fac
tlons are exerting themselves to bring out a full
vote, and John J. O'Brlet thinks tbat It will be made
heavier than when Uewltt, George and Roosevelt
rar. for Mayor, and may reach the totals of the
Presidential year. There were a few vacancies
among Inspectors ot Election, due to sickness or
absence from duty, which were filled promptly.
Dinner With a Suggestion of Soup.
Col, WUUam Uarry Beard, tbe Republican
leader In the Twentieth Ward in Brooklyn, will
give a dinner at hut residence, 1S4 Clinton avenue,
to-morrow evening to Senator Frank HUcock, ex
Senator Warner Miller, Col. Frederick D. Grant,
Eugene F. O'Connor, candldste for State Senator
In the Third District, and some other Republicans
of cote In tbe City of Churches. Col. Beard Is
very rich, as are Mr. O'Connor and several others
of the expected guests, and tbe machine In
Brooklyn needs money. Treasurer Birkett. of the
Campaign Committee, may have more funds after
this little dinner.
Against People Who Don't Pay.
Newsdealers' and Stationers' Union, No. 8, has
called a meeting to take place next Tuesday even
IngatNo. S31T Third avenue to ratify the "ami.
dead-beat platform." to elect a committee to work
for the abolition of Illegal newstands In tho ele
vated railroad stations and to devise plans to bring
oppressive publishers to terms. The " anti-dead-beat
platform" oomes out strong against publlo
office-holders and contractors who do not pay their
Tbe City of Alexandria All Right.
The agents In this city of the Havana stesmer
City of Alexandria, which was doe last Wednes
day, say there Is no oause for anxiety for her
safely, On account of the oholera soars here the
health officers of Cuba ordered all vessels touch
ing at the Cuban ports tc be quarantined. This is
why the City of Alexandra Is overdue. She left
Havana yesterdsy afternoon for this city, and la
expected to arrive on Monday,
From Boston to a Subterranean Cell.
Elmer E. Mount, a real estate dealer, accused
ot having collected also for Mr. Edward r. Brown.
Ing, tbs wholesale olothlnj manufacture! . was
arrested vesterday in Boston by Detectives Mo
Quire and Crowley, acting under Instructions from
Inspector Byrnes. Thla morning the prisoner was
landed' safely in a subterranean eu at Police
U jM UUyyMMHHAUKli-r luf
SOCIETY AFFAIRS OF NOTE. ,
ANNUAL BALL OF THE ESSEX COUNTY
HUNT CLUB AT ORANGE.
Muslo Hall to be Decorated with Yellow C
Chrysanthemums on a Blue Background
People Who aro Expected to' be Present '
(Secretary Bayard's Reported Engage. ,
meat to Mis Maxkoo Considered a. Joke '?
HE society event of
this evening will bi
the Hunt Ball of the
Essex County Country
Club, which will b
given at tho Musii
Hall, Orange Forth
first timo the auditor!.
um will bo floored
over. Tho hall will be
,, iy tfiy iyv decorated with yellow
iJJsffihfcJh vffl chrysanthomums on a
Ii v?3lZiyfo"4 hlue background,
ii 7?i sWTsBr oronB id hluo being' I
PN Tn-i. W na clul 00,or8, Tho
Jf- H' II stogowiUbeBptitbra
,Jl"il I pretty soene, and a
large painting of a
fox's head will hang on the opposite side.
Thero will be twenty attendants in pink.
Mr. A. Pennington Whitehead, Mr. Charles
A. Munn, Mr. William1 Clark, Mr. W. D.
Baldwin, Mr. Frederick Frolinghuysen and
Mr. Robert Sedgwick are tho committee,
Mrs. John Burke. Mrs. Paul L.- Thebaud,
Miss Whitehead, Mrs. H. Mortimer Brooks,
Mrs. Edward H. Wright, Mrs. T. H. Powers
Forr, Mrs. William Clark, Mrs. Robert
Sedgwick, Mrs. Samuel Campbell and Mrs.
W. D. Baldwin are the patronesses.
The ball will open at 8.80 o'clock. A quad,
rille led by Mr. Henry Pago will bo the first
dance Among thoso expected to attend aro
Mr. and Mrs. Brockholst Cutting, Miss Annie
Cutting, Miss Alice Ashmoro, Mr. G. J.
Herbert, Mr. and Mrs. Georgo Frolinghuy
sen, Mr. Valentino Martin,' Mr. and Mrs.
Georgo Kobbc", Mrs. Clarence Carey, tho
Misses Byron, Mr. E. Doyer, Mr. Charles
Boyd, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas H.
Spalding, Mr. Philip Lydig, Baron
Schnabel, Major Charles Button,
Mrs. Del Vallo, Mr. and Mrs. William Clark,
Mr. and Mrs. Thebaud, Mr. and Mrs. Mc
Cnrdy, Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Colgate, Mr.
James Pratt, Mr. W. Johnson, Mr. C. Wel
denfold. Mrs. H. McK. Twombley, Miss
Romaine Stone, Mr. and Mrs. Bolton Hall,
Miss Sherman, Mr. and Mrs. John P. GillU,
Mr. and Mrs. Eugono Kelly, Mr. ana
Mrs. Charles T. Mlnton, Mr. Charles Hcok
sher, Mr. Richard Pancoast, Mr. and
Mrs. Edward Dyer, Mr. H. L. Her
bert, Mr. Elliott Grogory, Mr. and Mrs.
James L. Harriman, Mrs. Tillinghast, Mr.
Charles Marston, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Fuller,
Mr. and Mrs. John Bnrko, Misa Grace Pot
ter, Mr. and Mrs. U. B. Holmes. Mrs. Kirt
lond, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Sedgwick, Mrs.
Burke Roche, Col. and Mrs. Edward H.
Wright. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Porriah, Mr.
Henry A. Page, Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Van
Rensselaer, Mr. John P. Kings! ord and Mr.
A smaller dance will also bo given this
evening at the little club-house near Hemp
stead by the Meadow-Brook Hunt.
Mrs. Benoni Lockwood, of 111 -East Eight,
eenth street, who is a sister of Secretary
Bayard, laughed at the latest specials from
Washington announcing his approaching
marriage to Miss Sophie Markoe, of the Stato
Department. They ore, it seems, the stand,
ing joke of the family, Miss Markoe is a
relative. Mrs. Lockwood will give somo
dinners soon in honor of Miss Ellen Terry.
No date or even vear has been fixed for the
marriage of Mr. L. Mortimer Thom, jr., and f,
Miss Lillian Gwynn, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Nicholas Gwynn, as Miss Gwynn, who
has beon out only for a few months, wishes
to enjoy society as a young lady for a year or '
two previous to her marriage. ;
Mrs. Josephine May, of 259 Fifth avenue,
who entertained so lavishly last winter, has ,
changed her plans and will return to this oity ,
probably on the Werro, whioh is expected on '
Monday. She has been rccontly travelling in
Spain. v i
Mr. and Mrs. B. Bt. John Beosley, of 87 n
Fifth avenue, gave a small dinner on Tuesday ,"
Sir John Swinburne and Miss Waterlow, 5
daughter of Sir Sidney Waterlow, are visit. ft
ing Mr. and Mrs. John Bigelow, at their ,
country seat at Highland Falls, where they "
will remain for two or threo weeks longer.
A large dinner will be given on Tuesday'
evening at Delmonico's bj Mr. Melville 0. ,.
Day in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Fremenherre 4
ntfe Van Auken. v
Cards are out for tho marriage of Lieut. -
Price, U. 8. A., ond Miss Alice Hargous, 5
which will take place at the Cathedral on 3
.Nov. 9. A small reception will follow tho
'ceremony at the home of the brido'g parents,
Mr. and Mrs. P. H. Hargouj, 205 West Fifty
Tho marriage of Mr. C. H. Eagle and Miss
Lizzie M. Ketcham will take place next
Wednesday at the borne of the bride's pa
rents, Mr. and Mrs. Enoch Ketcham, 1 East
Thirty .fifth street. There will be a reoeptlon.
To-morrow t the last day of registration.
Latest Local Nominations.
United Democracy Alderman, Twenty-third
Ward, James J. Mooney.
The Republican nominee tor Alderman in tho
Fifth District Is Frederick Von Oerrlcbten.
Tammany Hall and the " Counties " bave named
Henry Von Mlnden for Alderman In the Tenth Bis.
William C. Rlnkhoff Is tbe Union Democratio
candldato for Alderman In the Seventeenth Dl
Republican Assembly Nominations: Fifth Dlsy
trlct, Henry I Joyce; Thirteenth, George W.i
John J. Martin has been nominated for Alder,
man of tbe Twenty-fourth Ward by the United
Civil Justices Ninth District, Robert W.I
Bonynge; Eleventh, Edward It. Thompson bota
Tammany Hall bas renominated Charles Clancy
for Civil Justice and part ot the County DeBao
craoy machine bas nominated Denis Burns.
Tbe following Assembly nominations were mada
by Tammany Hall and the County Democracy t
First Distriot, Daniel E. Finn: Twenty-first, Abra.
ham L. Jacobs; Seventeenth, William Dal tout
Nineteenth, John Connelly; Twenty-fourth, John
The following nominations for the Stato Senate
were made last night 1 Edward V. Uellly, United
Democracy. Sixth District: George J. Krauss and
Frederick P. Doer, by the Republicans In the
Seventh District, John J. O'Brien supports Ztrauss
and Police Justice Patterson Doer. Ninth District,
Charles A. Stadler, United Democraoy.
Tbe United Labor party bas nominated for Alder
men: First District, Cornelius Flynni Second,
Thomas Maher: Third, Thomas Morrowt Fourth,
D. B. Hart: Fifth, Walter J. Elliott! SUtb. Fran
cls Schofield: Seventh, Joseph T. Johnson) Eighth,
Frederick w. Mayer: Ninth, John Lawi Tenth,
August W. Frazer; Eleventh, T. 8. P. Mullet
(colored): Tweltb, Max Altemanni Thirteenth,
Lewis J. Muller; Fourteenth, Peter 0. Bamberger
Fifteenth, John T. Coughlln; Sixteenth. Charles
J. Coope; Seventeenth. John J, Murphy: Eigh
teenth, William J, Boyhan; Nineteenth, Willises
C. Anderson: Twenty-first, John Kelly: Twenty
third, James K. V, aarrison; Twenty-fonna.
James S. Scery.
The annual benefit of the Benevolent FrptecUw
Order of Elks will take; place at the Academy t
Music on Thursday, Nov. IT. '
The grand snnual ball of the Valley ForwAsso
clatlon will be held at Nllsson Ball on .Saturday
evening, Oct. , ihe muslo for the oocw bob belBsT
furnished by Prof, A. M. Levy.
A spoclai meenngot the Young Men's lnPM
dent blub of New York will bo held at thj cl
room, in the Lexington Avenue Opera-House thM
evening at o'clook to Indorse a .fall city ana
county ticket, and also Senatorial, Assembly ana
A grand moss-meeting of the United Labor party
will beheld at Kim Park Pl"onswlnJ,22Si
street and Nlntk avenue, on nnd!J,,5S322?4
Oct. to, at o'clook. Thi speakers iwlll renrf
George, William MeCabe. J. 7SIftKfi
elni tao songs pi the United Ubw party,,
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