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Mortally Wounded by a Fiilmi-
t nating Gap in His Cell.
Horrible. Scene in the Cook
He Placed the Cap in His Month and
Lighted It with a Candle.
No One Knows llovr the Anarchist Got tbo
Material Wherewith lie mu Enabled
i to Cheat the Gallows Ilia Head
waa Nearly Dlown from Ills
Body and Death Must tte-
nlt Boon Terrible Spectacle Which
Met the Bye of tho Prison Of-
flelal Chicago In a Blaze of Excitement
1 Belief that Liang's Act Una Nettled
a the Fate of Ills Companion..
SrKOIAI. TO TDK XVXXIX0) WOULD.
iOmoioo, Not. 100 a. m. Louis Lingg,
' tho Anarchist, has nearly blown his head off IB
his ceU with o fulminating cap. The jail
offloers will not permit any one to enter
the jail, and are very retioent about tho
How Lines secured tho cap found in his
cell is a mystery, as 'his cell and clothing
were again thoroughly searched yesterday
and to all appearances the guards that sit
in front of his cell have watched him'
every minute. lingg has always been
regarded as tho most desperato Anarchist of
tho lot. It was he who manufactured the
bombs for the Haymarket riot and in whose
cell the bombs were found lost Sunday.
put DTNAirrrE r ma mouth.
At a quarter to 9 precisely, Lings placod in
his mouth one of the powerful caps used in
exploding dynamito, bent over and lighted a
candle and then fired it.
The explosion tore away both lips and the
tongue, lacerated the face ' horribly, blew
away nearly all tho teeth on the
left side and fraotured the lower
maxillary. He fell to tho floor with a
stifled cry and lay thero in a convulsion of
agony, the blood pouring from the ghostly
THE JAXXi YABD.
When the door was opened by tho death
watoh and the jailer the man presented a
peotaolo never to be forgotten. There was
little smoke from the explosion and the re
port was liko that of a 22-callbre uistol
somewhat muffled. Lingg was hurriedly
raised and placed upon his eot, and at first
was supposed to be dead. The blood pouring
back into the throat was strangling him.
TUX WOUND r-BONOUKOID JJOETiX.
Ho was turned up on his side, his eyes
protruded and the sight seemed to have been
destroyed. With his hands he made foeble
attempts to beat away the assistants, and
with a gnrgling half cry, half moan, he
seemed to be struggling to speak.
The physician, who was hurriedly sum
moned, pronounced the wound mortal, and
at this moment, one hour after the explosion,
le is reported to bo rapidly sinking.
Tho instrument of death and manner of its
use was worthy the man.
' xxoitxmxst xn the btbeets.
Iks shattering of the candle caused the re-
port that it was a bomb hidden in a candle.
If it hod been a bomb it would have blown
tho jalko plbces.
There is groat excitement oil over town
and all kinds of rumors as to what the effect
of Lingg's act will bo.
NORTHEAST COBBEDOn IK THE JAIL.
Tho general impression seems to bo it will
only insure tho hanging of the rest of tho
OOLESBT WILL DECIDE TO-DAY.
Gov. Oglesby has just announced by wiro
that he will give his decision in the petitions
for olemency during tho afternoon.
DK80BIFTI0N OF TUX CAPS'
The caps used in exploding dynamito aro
one inch long and made of Pressor coppor,
They contain five grains of pure fulminate of
mercury, whioh more than half fills tho cap.
Tho fuse is inserted in this, and whon tho
spark reaches tho fulminate tho powerful
detonation is sufficient to explode tho dyna
mito surrounding it.
I once saw tho whole hand blown off a
miner who was incautiously twittting a fuse
into one of theso caps. Tho coppor tubo is
invariably scattered by tho oxplosiou and
tho fragments, as sharp as a knife, add
materially to its deadly powers.
' nOW DID HE OET THE OAPS?
This sets at rest tho question that Lingg
was furnished with the materials of his pe
culiar warfare He and his associates, it will
bo remembered, have stoutly asserted that tho
bombs found in his cell wore placod
there by polico, and now it will bo seen that
tho materials hod been conveyed to him by
some one who knew tho deadly power of
these caps. They aro no larger than
tho 22-callbre cartridges, and oould
as easily bo conoealed in a
part of his olothing without
attracting notice even if he were searched.
The cap whioh did this work could have
boon passed to him a dozen ways. Eda Hullor,
bis sweetheart, might easily havo concealed
it in hor mouth and passed it to him in a
Women passed capsules of poison in two
sensational instances of suicide of criminals
in Franco. s
It may have come in a candle, in a cigar or
concealod in any apparently harmless trifle.
It was small, but sufficient for a desperato
mo siok or nia intentions.
Lingg gave n signs of his design this
morning. His "Wio Getz" was as cheerful
as usual. When he awoke and sainted his
death watch, once looking out of his cell, ho
laughed. Thero was nothing in any occurrence
to laugh at and something in his thoughts
seemed to omuso him. Several times ho
paced up and down in his usual nervous
fashion. Then ho became quiet and attracted
no notice until the explosion.
EXCITEMENT AT TUB JAIL.
Intenso excitement reigns in the jail. It
was at first thought that Lingg had shot his
death watch; then it was supposed he had
fired a pistol through tho bars at somo
one. A hundred voices were clamoring
at once. Fielden, Parsons, Engel and Schwab
pressed their faces against the grating to see.
Spios cowered in the uttermost end of his
cell. Fischer yelled in terror. The pistol
theory still obtained for some minutes after
Lingg's ceU had been opened. But mo
weapon was found. The candle, with its
end shattered and bloody, was found
near him', and this led to the supposition that
Lingg hod used a bomb concealed in a candle.
It was not until the physician had found a
fragment of tho copper in the mass of raw and
quivering flesh which was once the handsome
face of the bomb-maker that the truth was
SPIES IS HAFFT.
When Spies learned that his mortal
enemy of late had hoisted himself on a
petard he illy concealed his gratifica
tion. There has been no lovo lost between
these two sinco the Supreme Court's de
cision. Spies stood in deadly fear of
Lingg, and Lingg seemod resolutely deter
mined that Splea's neck should not escape tho'
gallows by any show of contrition or wild ap
peal for clemency. ' Hang or go f roe " was
Lingg's motto, and he meant to see that Spios's
fate should not bo gentler than his own. It
was thought by those conversant with
the affair thai npoa tho slightest show
appearing of clemency for Spies the bomb-
maker's aocompllco would mako a dotallod
confession and show exactly tho relations
between tho wild-eyod orator of tho Arbeitcr
Zettung, and tho hurling of tho bomb at tho
Haymarkot. Tho touguo torn from its root
will novor toll tho Btory now. The hand is
unnerved and quivering with agony that
could havo written it, and Spios is safo from
WILD EXCITEMENT IN THE CITT.
The nows that Lingg has killed himself
shot through tho city with electrio rapidity,
and fanned tho growing excltoment into
Nothing but tho Anarchists was talked of
last night and to-day. Tho theme has crowded
out every other topic
What effect will this bloody eplsodo havo
upon tho Governor?
Will it delay the hanging of the others ?
Will it brood troublo or allay it ?
Will it excito tho sympathizers of the An
archists to an armed effort to reloase tho con
domnod? All theso questions are flashed from lip to
lip. The city is. rif o with rumors.' Many are
absurd, but find eager listeners and credulous
DOES Tins MEAN RESISTANCE ?
The report that the Central Labor Union is
to turn 10,000 men upon tho streets to-morrow
has caused intense excitement.
Frightened men assert that this means armod
resistance to tho law, and by organized bodies,
and the rumors aro that the Governo has boen
requested by tho authorities to concontrato tho
Stato troops hero as rapidly as possiblo has
heightened tho alarm.
Theso reports are of courso in tho main,
groundless. But thoy serve to lndicato tho
Imaginary bombs aro being found all ovor
tho city and every stray fragment of gas pipo
is the foundation for a now report.
nOW NINA DECEIVED THE NEWS.
A representative of The Evxnimo Wobld
met Miss Van Znndt at the door and told her
what Lingg had dono. Sho staggered back a
step, pressed her hand to "her heart and
Upon bolng ossurod that it was indoed
truo, sho oxclalmed with great agitation t
" My God, has it come to this!"
LINOO CANNOT nECOVEB.
At 2 o'clock Lingg was still alive, but can
not recover. He is partly conscious, and
suffering horribly. Nothing can bo dono
moro than to prolong life a fow hours, al
though his nervo and strong vitality may
enable him to lire several days.
WHAT WILL BE DONE WITH Bill?
A serious question rifl to what will .be dono
with him to-morrow has arisen. Unless re
prieved he must, according to law,
THE JAIL AND PABT OP TDD COUNTY DUTLDDta.
be carried to tho scaffold and hanged
with tho rest. Becovory would be
impossible in his case, oven wore
the wound less extensivo, for, aside from tho
mercurial poisoning of the flesh, fragments
of tho corroded copper havo boon driven in
boyond probing, and tho ensuing inflamma
tion will cause death. Ho will probably dio
of shock to-day.
WILL SB IIANOED IP ALIVE.
Sheriff Matson says the wounded man will
be hanged to-morrow, if alivo then, unless
tho Governor shall reprieve him.
Tho easo with which Lingg got or retained
tho dynamito cap, in spite of all precautions,
has shown danger to many people who hvoo
not seen it before. Thoy say now that if
Lingg could secrete that weapon so it could
not bo found, it would bo easy to hide dyna
mite and explode it, too. in big buildings in
LAWYEBS AND ANABCIIIST8.
Mr. V. V. Hunt, the attorney for Lingg,
who has been trying to have the Anarchist
declared insane, was at Judge Baker's house
this morning at 8 o'clock and asked the Judgo
to hear the petition and grant a writ for an
nquiry into Lingg's sanity.
Tho Judgo told Mr. Hunt that tho petition
must not bo presented to him but to the
court, and that his court had adjourned until
10 o'clock this morning. Thereupon Mr.
Hunt departed, saying that he would appear
Tho application for a writ of habeas cor.
pus, signed by Spies, Fielden and Schwab
late yesterday, was presented to Judgo Baker
at his house this morning. The application
will .be argued in his court later. .
It is understood that two applications for
writ of habeas corpns will be made this morn
ing in the caso of tho other Anarchists, but
tho judges beforo whom action will be taken
CHICAGO EQUAL TO THE OBDEAL.
Undorneatb all tho chatter of tho chicken
hearted is rising the spirit of determination
that any Anarchist attempt to disturb the
city's peace shall be visited heavily upon tho
offender. There is a spirit of war-in the air,
and at the word Chicago will have tens of
tliousands of resoluto dofenders rallying to
the preservation of her interests.
If trouble is to come it will not bo on one
The workingmen aro wild with indignation
that Anarchists should assuino that their in
terests aro identical. If thero is a riot or an
assault, tho workingmen will bo among tho
first to moot it and punish its leaders.
Tho fooling is now running high and lamp
posts will bear multitudinous fruit If tho
threats of tho " Kods" take tho shapo of action.
Thero will assuredly be no nonsense, no mild
arrests or inoffectivo clubbings when the
main shock is at hand.
As for demoralization, thero is nothing of
the kind. Anger is tho chief emotion ex
cited by the dangor, and theso strong men of
the West will snuff tho battlo from afar if
danger means moro than bombast and
Every precaution 1b being takon to in
suro against an outbreak, and it Is not at all
probable that thero will be any collision to
morrow. What may como after tho elocution is
a different matter.
To mo tho outlook is that if tho " Beds "
contemplate any violonco their minds will bo
changed whon thoy view iho grim muzzles of
guns with capablo men behind them men
who aro not to bo surprised or struck without
striking back. There is considerable snarl
ing, but tho wolves will bite at exceedingly
B01IB3 ALL 0YK TUB CITY.
A Nnmbcr of Infernal Machine F.uod on
the West Bide leore Francis Train.
nCIAL TO TBI XYXXIHa WOBLD. 1
OmoAoo, Nov. 10 Bombs and infernal
machines or things that aro alleged to be
bombs and infernal machines contiuuo to bo
picked up all over tho city. In many cases
thoy are "dummies" scattered about by
weak-minded persons who havo a curi
ous hallucination that thoro is some
thing funny about scaring a lot of
timid pooplo into hysterics. Somo of tho
articles seem to bo roal bombs, though why
theylshould bo put whero thoy aro found
no ono knows. This morning a physician
living out on tho west side found on his front
porch a round box about three inches long
and ono and ono-half inohes in diameter. It
was inolosed in a thick covering of brown
paper, on which was written; "Don't lot
any ono see you open. this. Two lives aro
worth more than one. Beware, beware. Tho
city calls upon you for help. Bo careful
upon whioh end you open this."
The box was taken to the Desplalnes stroet
station and found to contain a quantity of sat
urated gun cotton. Tho next development was
tho finding of n' .bomb on the baok porch of
another .residence on the west side by a let
ter carrier. It was a pleoe of steam pipo
about seven inches long, and to ono end of
which was attached a fuse. It was taken to
the Dcsploines street station, and a plumber
was sent for to open it. Tho pipe contained
pieces of iron, nails, etc, and enough
drnamite to havo blown tho house to
pieces. So great is tho terror of
bombs that anything in tho shape of pipe
that is found anywhore is straightway pro
nounced an Anarchist bomb, but in theso
cases there appears to havo been an actual
attempt to kill somebody, U 'i no one
knew that tho persons threaten , wero par
ticularly obnoxious to tho " Beds." Sensa
tional despatches about Anarohists leaving
various cities for Chicago to mako troublo
tho day of tho execution come in overy day.
Ono from Newcastle, Pa., says that the
Mayor of that town received a tolcgram to
day advising him to look out for an Anar
chist who had loft Pittsburg for hero, en
route to Chicago. The man was seen at
Lako Erie Junction, but did not stop. He is
tall and thin, has red hair, is slightly bald,
and wears glasses. He gives his namo as
Holier and is from Now York. Ha was in
charge of forty men. who were on the train,
each with a rifle.
KeUor says 5,000 strango Anarchists will be
in Chicago Thursday and will prevent the
execution. His story bears tho appearances
of truth, as tho men all had Chicago tickets
from Now York. Tho men refused to talk.
Several foreigners working hero joinod them
at tho junction with Chicago tickets. The
lolico arrangements for Friday aro so
thorough that if any Anarchists really do
como from abroad with the idea of making
troublo thoy will find this climate very un
healthy for them.
Citizen George Francis Train called ot
The Wobld bureau to-day to bid good by
and announced his early reappearance in Now
York. He hud with him his manager, his
brass-buttoned messenger boy and a yonng
man named Adam Cot tain.
Cottam was a prisoner in the jail lost wook.
Ho was a coachmen, and was arrested for
running ovor a littlo child. Train said ho
had been in jail eighteen months without
trial. Ho was discharged Monday. Train
exhibited him as a witness to prove that tbo
bombs wero put in Lingg's cell by tho polico.
Cottam was employed in cleaning tho coll.
Ho says that Thursday he cleaned and white
washed tho cells of all tho Anarchists. Every
thing' in Lingg's cell was taken out then and
carefully examined. There was no sign of a
bomb. Saturday afternoon ho cleaned all tho
cells again and examined their contents, and
ho is willing to swear there was no bomb
there, nor any such box as tho ofllcors say
Lingg's bombs wero found in. Train mado
Cottam stand up and deliver this statement
liko a schoolboy speaking a piece.
Train soldi "lorn going back to New
York at 5 o'clock this afternoon. I leave
Chicago forever. I am going back to my
bench in Madison Square and I novor will
speak another word to an adult as long as I
live. I broko silenco to save theso men and
I have saved them. You need not fear, thoy
will not bo hanged. Thero is no donbt about
that. But I want to got away from
this sky here. It is a bod sky,
an carthquako sky. You know I foretold the
bleflre. I tell you now that that is a bod
sky, and li behooves every man that valuos
his llfo to got out from under It. The papers
say I am a crank, but you will sea. I toll you
thoso men will uovcr hang, and I am the
causo of it. Tell Tub Evenino World that
I will bo baok on my bonch In Madison
The Nun In New York.
Horr Most was found in his littlo sAnctum
in William street, editing Jkr Freiheit, Uio
journal of tho Anarchists. He said
" I think ho was right if it is a fact that ho
has committed suicide, but I cannot draw
any conclusions from his death until I hear
all tho particulars."
Tho Socialist organizations of Now York
havo received a permit from Superintendent
Murray to parade tho streets of this city ten
thousand strong, as a protest against tho exe
cution Of the Anarohists condemned to bo
hanged at Chicago. to-morrow.
In viow of tho proceedings which havo oc
curred in Chicago, Supi. Murray called all
tho precinct Captains togethor this morning
and ordored them to detail platoons of iollco
to march with tho procession and to
hold all their reserves in. readiness
at tho station-houses in caso of trouble.
There is on impression at Polico Headquar
ters mat somo malicious person may cause a
disturbance or riot among the paradera by
tho throwing of missiles.
"Do I think ho was right? Most as
suredly," said Editor Bohcvltoh. "At tho
best there was but littlo hope for him; for
even if his sentence had been commuted he
would havo been consigned to prison
for life, and as the fooling against Lingg is
bitterer than it is against tho others, tho
treatment whioh ho would havo received
would have boen a thousand times worse than
" With this suioldo of Lingg tho first of tho
sorlcB of judicial murderB is consummated.
His blood is on tho governing
classes of this country, and what has
happened to-day, and what will happen to
morrow will mark the turning point in tho
whole history of tho social movomout in this
A Chicago despatch to the Lritder, the organ of
the Boctallats in tuts city, and showing the llitht in
which lb Western Anarchists regard Lingg's
desperate act, situ
'Tho blooilhonndi who have pat forth their best
efforts to suck hut life-blood have succeeded,
though not la the way In whioh thej would have
liked publicly, on the gibbet, where they might
(cut their eros on their prey to the last.
"The method ot Lingg's salclde stamps him as a
man of terrible determination. In some as yet
unknown manner he obtained an ordinary platol
cartridge wnieh he held, between Me teeth and ex
ploded by means of a candle which tie held to tho
cap-end at the eartrldgs as though he wero lighting
"The governing classes have suoceededln hound
ing the drat ot their saven nutted victims to the
flare, and the perjured omcera ot the so-called
aw have at last an opportunity to lip the bleod for
whioh they have so long and eagerly hunted."
- COAL BLOCKED ON THE TRACKS.
Heading; Employees Kefaao to Move Cars
Loaded by Ned-Union Men.
Israelii, to isx xvxxixa wobld. I
Philadelphia, Nov. 10, Tho now move by
tho miners out on striko keeps thousands of
tons of coal blOckod on tho trackB, while
dealers In Now York and tho East are clamor
ing for fuel to soil. It has boon deoided by
the Executive .Board of the Beading Ballroad
men, nearly all of whom ore Knights of La
bor, that no moro com loaded with coal
mined by non-union men shall be handled.
This decision was reaohed in Pottsville yes.
day. and was mado known by Boadlng em
ployees who attended the meeting.
Beginning to-day this policy will be rigidly
adhered to on tbo North Ponn branch of the
Boadlng, whioh is the natural link botwoon
tho Lehigh region and Philadelphia. All the
interdicted coal must come over the North
Penn, and if any ot it is accepted from the
Lohigh Valley tho Beading men will refuse
to handle it.
The men have already in at least throe in
stances refused, to handle non-union mlnod
coal. There orb several cars, it is stated by
Beading employees, conslgnod to this city
now side-tracked on Ninth stroet. A num
ber of cars are also standing on tho main
line on Pennsylvania avenue, and the men
refuse to movo them.' For several days six
carloads of coal from the Buck Mountain
coUories havo been on a siding at Bridgeport,
and tho f rolght hands of tho Beading Bail
road openly declared that thoy would not
touch tbo cars because the coal had been
mined by non-union mon, who wero paid loss
than tho miners bad demanded.
Union 1'rlnters Itefused Work.
The Strike Committee of Typographical Union
No. o Informed an Evening World reporter
this morning that Theodore F, Do Vlnnc, con
trary to his agreement with that body, had
employed u nun-union man, and alio that
union men who had applied to tome of the
employers lor woilc bad been refused becatiao they
ban hem on strike. The committee clalma to have
proof that John l'olheraui kept ablack-llit In hU
offlce, but the committee refuted so say whether or
no anything will be done about n.
Mayor Gleaeon's Monopoly of Ofllcee.
James comUil:y,tbe(lefeatedcanilldkte for Alder-man-at-Large
on the Labor ticket In Loiiir Inland
City, was held this morning on a chargu of auatilt
lng Ilettctlve Jamea McLaughlin. Mayor Olcaton,
who bealdea bring Mayor. Alderman and I'rraldem
of both tho Water and Fire lloarda la sometimes
'Jnattee of the l'eare, conducted the examination.
The city employa two Juatlcca of the Peace, who
admlnlattred Justice to one little boy tnla morning.
The Flrit IMitrlct Heuatorshlp.
No official report of the vote for Senator lu tho
Firit Dlitrlct baa yet been mtde, as all me returns
have not been made. It la believed that 81111600 8.
Jlawklm. It, la elected over Kagan, I),
by nearly 100 majority. Keturni received alLoiu
Island city from every dlitrlct but one gave llaw
kins M majority.
Killed la a l'trlutln- OOlre.
Frank Horning, a foorleen-year-old youth, ot
Ho Wanton meet, while working In tne prlntlog
offlce at 110 Attorney ilr'et, waa drawn luto the
machinery and killed at a o'clock this morning.
Cincinnati, Nov. 10. Pneakcr Carlltle, In an
Interview Wat night, anted that the result of the
election! assures the renomlnatlou and toeli-ctlon
of Cleveland In 163.
Bt. Locis, Nor. in. C, C. Creclllus, caahler of
the suipcuded Fifth National llank, haa bceu ar
reted, charged with iraud and furgery. l'reaideut
Henry Ovrritolti.who Is supposed to be Implicated
In the iraudi, died yeaterday afternoon.
Nbwbbro, Nor. 10. nyall Miller wai returning;
from line lluah with a load of wood last night
when nil horse became frightened and ran awuy.
Ills feet became entangled in the lines and be was
dragged ttirto miles over the rough roads, lie
died this morning.
A Hemes la the Head.
OaUrrh ooramDCs tn the hd and ends with eon
sumption of the lung. WoLCOTT'a UATAsau Axxui.
LATa being! b! and euro. Ot druggists
laahiaartBna'aQnaiAflUai'jfthii L .af.i.VAatWA
MIMIC WARFARE AT NEWJ70RT.
America's Navy Nucccssfully lleslats tho
Illnnk Cartridge of Fort Adams.
(SPECIAL TO TBI KVKMIKU WOSLD.l
Newpoiit. Nov. 10. Tho attack upon old
Nowport is over nnd tho North Atlantio
squadron tins passed safely over tho subma
rine mines and by tho guns of Fort
Adams, nud Judging from tho noiso
mado by tho broadsides and howitz
ers, has laid that stronghold low.
Tho vcsboJs of tho North Atlantic squadron
wont outside about 0.30 o'clock this morning.
Tho soven submarine mines through
which n clmunol had to bo discov
ered for tho Incoming Bquvlron, wero
laid from a point to tho southward of
Fort Adnms, across to Connnlcnt Island,
Hhortly after 8 o'olock tho tortdo.boats of
tho squndrou wore sent out to discover n
imswiL-ettuy through tho submarino torpedos,
and having fouud one, returned and ro
ported to tho ships. Tho way was then
clear for tho approach, nud headed by tho
Dolphin, the squadron eatno up towards Fort
Adums, nil tho vessels were in trim, ready for
action, with docks cleared and tops filled
with Ontllng guns. When tho Dolphin
had got nearly abreast of Fort Adams
tho guns there wero opened upon
her. tho steady tiro being promptly rotnrned
with broadsides nnd Outlines. Tlio Ossipee
carrto next, with tho Blchtnond and others. In
each cnno tho precision and discipline at Fort
Adams and on tho ships wore ndmirablo. and
brought forth many commendations. Tho
incoming of tho squadron and tho attack
wero witnessed by thousands of citizons.
Cnstlo Hill and tho fort ramparts being
crowded. Tho . ships aro now an
choring near Ooddlngton Cove, preparing
for tho sham battle which is to tako plaoo this
afternoon. Commander Waldo has ohargo of
thp attack. Major Smith, of tho Fourth Ar
tillory, was in command of the defenses.
WHOLESALE MURDER IN LOUISIANA.
A Woman's Cupidity Makes n I,neretla
llorala of Her.
(iriCIAL TO TDK KVXHIXO -WOBLD.
New Ouleans, Nov. 10. A tale of horror
comes from Delhi In Franklin Parish. A
Mrs. King is accused of killing her bus
band and two children by his first wlfo.
Tho poison was administered in food
prepared for a banquet glvon by tho family
on tho 3d lust., and ton persons havo died
who partook of a portion of it, while many
others havo been very ill,
Ono of thoso who died was tho old negro
cook of the family, who mado an ante-mortem
statement to tho effect that Mrs. King
assisted in preparing the portion of tho food
which caused the death and illness of her
rotations and friends. Tho woman has been
arrested and lynching has been threatened.
The cause fpr this wholesalo slaughter is
said to be a dosiro to obtain King's property,
which would have been inherited by his chil
dren of tho first marriage.
DR. WILLIAM 0G0RMAN DEAD.
The Newark Physician Who Had the Uy.
drophoblo, Patients Sent to Paris.
farXCIAE TO TH jmtKIKO WOBLD. '
NswAKr, Nor. 10. Dr, William (yaonatn, om
of the beat known phyalclans in New Jersey, died
at hut residence on Itroad atrect, Newark, this
morning. Me had been ailing for over a year.
He was born In Dublin In law, and in ism re
moved to the United states, settling at Oswego.
For a time he was surgeon at Fort Ontario.
In 1857 he settlod In Nowsrk. On the breaking
ont of the war he waa appointed by Oor. Olden
Chief of the Burgloal Commission, and sent lo
Fortress Monroo, For two terms be was County
Physician In sieX, and In "1871 was appointed
Piesldent of the Essex District Medical Hoelety. Ot.
late years Bt. Michael's Hospital has received bis
especial care, and the Women's Hospital was
founded through his efforts.
About two years ago he visited V. Pasteur In
Paris. It was largely through his Instrumentality
that the hydrophobia patients were sent to France
Fnneral of John C. Nlrfuuch.
Ex-Aucmblymin John C. Nlglutsch, who com
mitted sutcldo st his home, 83 First street, was
burled to-day. His body remained at the Morgue,
until yeaterday afternoon, when It was taken In
charge by his father, Anton Ntglutach. The fn
neral waa a large one, many ot hi old friends
and business associates being pro.cnl. There
were representation from Ueethoven and (Jrutll
Maennercuolrs, omham Howling Club and the
Jacob M. Patterson Association. A number of
veterans of the Eleventh Regiment and employees
of Caatie Garden, where the deceased was a clerk,
were also present.
Mntsada'a Wife Under Arrest.
Mrs. K.la Mataada, wife of Soraklcht list
sada, the Japaneao wrestler, was o prisoner at
Jefferson Market Police Court to-day. She had
lost her bonnet and had a ailk handkerchief tied
over her head. Policeman Weatlotorn aald that
lost night he was called Into M West Sixteenth
atreet, lo arrest Mrs. MS'aada for disorderly con
duct. The woman aald that she lived across the
atreet from the place where she waa arrested. She
called to sou about some furniture which belonged
to her and geneial row followed. Justice Pat
terson ordered the policeman to btlnz the com.
plalnaot Into court. The house where the woman
was ar. cited is owned by Mmc. Laura Lawyer.
Torn to Plccrs by Msrblnrry.
In Counetti Co. 'a Empire Hat Works, In niock
street, Yonkers, yeaterday, George Bwain
an asatataut of the engineer, somehow,
managed to get caught In the shafting of
tho machinery. Ho was loaluntly torn to.
pieces. The euglnccr noticed that something waa
wrong about the macilnery UJ stopped his en
gine. He was horrlded when he saw Bwiln's
muniiled body lying on Iho floor. Swain was
about thirty-Arc year old. He came from New
York, where he la believed to have a family. He
had be-n In Connett A Co. 'a employ but n short
time. He was considered a care.'ul workman.
How he became entangled In the shafting la nut
Ills Hi or J Does Not Hans Together.
The report put tu circulation last night by Ed
ward 0. Muller, a'l Inmate of Sailors' Snug Har
bor, to the effect that Charles Frederics, a friend
of his, ot Hcraoton. Pa., had committed
suicide by Jumitmr from the ferry-boat
Kouthtleld laat evculug, cannot be rerlned.
It w&4- learned' to-day that neither Muller nor
Frederics had been seen In the places whero Mul
ler aald that they lisd speiu tno day. None of
Muller's statements can he corroborated. Muller
nlinself waa havlnv u hilarious lime of It on Staten
Island litis mornluit.
Drove llli liars Into a Crowd.
Charles McOuIro waa employed by Henry Lotz,
proprietor of the Henry House, of Uockvllle
Ccntro, Long Island, to carry Democratic voters
(o the polls on election day. When within a dozen
yarda of a crowd of politician congregated about
the polling places he applied his whip furiously to
his hones. It was Impossible for all to get out of
the way. Edward Matthews, of Hempstead, and
Danlellthodes, confectioner, also of Hempstead,
wero both badly injured.
Wanted u Cbliiauiau and dot lllui.
Dcr Ah Toutr, a Chrlitlaolzed Chinaman, pleaded
guilty before Judge Cowing to stealing two from
hla employer, Wong Yen Unr, of 16 Mott street.
Tons spent the money In gambling. Judge Cowing
sent Tung to the Klmtra Reformatory, wbare, he
aald, they wanted a Chinaman. ,
ACCUSED OF ABDUCHOl'M
DR. C. M. GOPP, OP Tins CITY, ARRlfflBHlM
ON STATEN i8LAND. iOM
The Olrl In the Case Is Kitty McKernon, Who l-fl
Was the Principal Witness at the Trlarftfl
nf Mysterious Dolores Dartmoore f'ifjM
Charge Made by Her Father Dr. ties -. ; ' ( jjM
Denounces the Arrest as an Outrasev iftfl
BTAPLEToit, 8. 1., Nov. 10. Dr. John Oofs), i jfH
of 84 Eighth stroet. New York, was orrosiea JM
this morning at West NowUrighton, on cohu
plaint of Patrick McKemon,whochargedhlaivvJH
with nbducting his daughter, Kitty McKer- M
non, who is seventeen years of age. Ho was. )-M
given a hearing beforo Polico Justice Vaughn, jsLB
at Staploton. ' H
Kitty MoKernon is the girl who' figured 49
prominently in the shooting caso of Dolore H
Dartmoore. It will be remembered that' . sM
Dolores had a romantlo history which waa v SH
hard to substantiato, and that she shot a Miss "'jM
Jennings last August at West Now BrigKfoai. JM
Dr. Goff met Kitty during Miss, Dart." S
mooro's trial at West New Brighton, at 'H
which Kitty was the principal witness. "JH
Dr. Goff was an interested spectator $M
at tho trial during the two weeks it lasted, -'B
and was a frequent visitor at tho Winchester jH
residence, whero the' McKernona lived. Ha 3M
frequently escorted Kitty to her home iron, ' u9
the court-room, i u,- 9H
Whon tho trial ended in tho conviction of H
Miss Dartmoore, Dr, Golf, it is sold, went .to islH
board at Kitty's homo. Kitty 'a mother and ..rH
father havo not lived together for some time.. -iH
Mr. MoKernon did not liko Dr. Goff, who ) JH
is about fifty years of ago, being so intlmata i
with his daughter and told him so. H
A few weeks ago Kitty loft her home. SMM
MoKernon did not hear of hor departure)' nH
until Wednesday, when ho went bof ore Judge -JH
Vaughn and sworo out a warrant, charging lsH
Goff with abduction. 'H
Dr. Goff was walking along tho main street ';lB
of tho village this morning with the girl . 1 JM
when a policeman tapped him on ia7'7lsH
shoulder and invited him to call at the Ber-.'JH
geant's desk in tho station-honso. "' jJM
Tho trio then took tho train around th H
island. to Judge Vaughn's court. f 'jH
On tho way to court tho Doctor said to A "sxexl
reporter t "This is a most contempt- ?JH
It10 ,0,?t,rRe' . x ". had somo. .Of. Jfl
tho childron of tho family in iny t .H
chargo for years. This girl has been in my -.H
caro for some time. It is devilish to have ' iB
such a trap sprung on one. . H
When tho party reached the stntion-howsoV' SB
Justice Powers was awaiting thorn. 'His rH
horse was smoking with heat from' fast rlrivJ ft'laxB
ing across country to ba in time for the hear-, 5?H
ing before Jndge Vaughn. "7.5M
The doctor said, exoitedly to Judge Powers) fli
as soon as ho saw him : " Give ma a. wnrrasit ?,'-1H
fpr grand larceny against this rnan." I wttl '4'fBxel
teaoh him a lesson." , iYtJMffjH
, , At that Kittie laughed pleasantly ana ftasiljfifl
" It is horriblo to be treated thi way. ' ?lisaB
"I ought to be old enough to dd astVsB
please, although the law soya a person tUsai'ViHH
teou is only a child."- . .., ..V-'Jsssi
She looked older than that then with? VB
look of defiance on her face, flashing ey'M'APlMH
and clinched teeth. . -.UviSaxei
Dr. Goff was held in $600 bail .for furtiw '!!
examination to-morrow at 4 p. u. He'caltIrrjH
not secure bonds and was locked up la tiiev i'9H
police station. , -'&LH
REVIVED BY A DRAUGHT OP OXYGEN. ,JH
Uapld Beeovery of Fireman Mnrphy, Whs). -H
Was Overcome by Smoke. i Hj
Fireman Edward F. Murphy,, of Hook and ,jH
Ladder No. IB, who was overcome by smoke;'' IJH
at yesterday's flro In Barclay street, waa re-;-'H
tuovod this morning from the Chamber j
Street to tho Now York Hospital. ' -SsH
It was feared lost night that he would dM, '?M
as his was a severe case of poisoning from "iH
carbonic aoid gas. His radial ' pulse waa 'XJH
low, his respiration very shallow, and '-2H
his face black from venous congestion. -Dr. XH
Wedekind, tho Chambers Street Hospital ,(. rJM
house surgeon, gave him a quantity of oxygjss i-JjH
through a tube, and in two minutes audAWjH
half his condition was almost normal. Now cM
be may bo on duty again in a short time. -rreMaal
Thrown Upon a list (More. ' ' tfH
Patrick Carey, a laborer, of l Watt street, wM 5'H
held for examination to-day by Justice Patteisea, i.tS'flB
at Jefferson Market Court, for brutality to fci 'iiH
elevsn-year-old daughter Ellen. II came heats) .u3
drunk yesterday, sad without the slightest ease MjH
kicked tho child about the legs, and when) Ot!
screamtd with pda he raised her up bodily sad.' 'WaLLm
threw her on a hot atov. To save hersell frsa, ttm
her clothes catching Sre she threw ont her hhada. k'sjM
which were severely burned. - vagH
Ulectlou Returns Missing. dsH
The Inspectors of Election la Long Wand Xfv jH
had not Hied any of th returns of jMH
the vote for State .and County candidates i H
in the County Clerk's ofltoe at Jamaica H
up to 10 o'clock this morning, and Clerk Bnlphea ,'iTH
Issued a warrant to Sheriff Mitchell, ordering tM,,; -ifrVfJ
to seize the returns. isxfl
Not nn Actress' Trunk. H
The trunk of a decidedly ' theatrical " appear-? JH
ance, which detectives from the Old Blip Pottos i "tM
Station found In front of ej William street OB oleo- ''H
Hon day, haa been claimed by Mr. Anthony Moel- l.rH
ler, a Cuatom-House broker. It contained tie YjaTsWi
worth of clothing, but no spparel belonging to a jl
actreia. .' tjxfl
To Bridge the Dover Straits. H
tYm U A. Janu BuJfl.) sfl
Now thst tho Channel Tunnel scheme ha ba Afflxl
knocked on the head, an endeavor Is going to be ifl
made so the French engineering Journals say-4e ' M
build a bridge over the Strait of Dove. Wo have JS
heard something of the kind betore, but th wertd j
I now favored with a few detail! ot tat Interest- !3
Ing project. Th bridge would start from a polat uB
on the French coaat, between Cape Orients ad aM
Amhleteuie. and end at Folkestone. It would be, lM
thtrty.flve kilometres In length, would cost a mill- -!
lard to build, and would be completed In seven '!
years. It would bo high enough for the largest r&H
vessel to pass beneath it, and " tn time of war It -'$H
could easily be blown up." M. Usrsent, who had jkU
a good deal to do with the cutting ot th Sues vrfas
Canal, Is said to be the sponsor ot this wn &
Prob Gives Some Bad Weather. viB
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