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Nelly Bly's Adventurous Trip Makes
Her the Heroine ol the Hour.
Cbauncey Depew Sore She'll Break the
World's Record Around the World
Fleet Augusta Victoria Bolng Urgod
to Savo a Day to Southampton.
A Woman Imltntor Starts Wtitwarrt to
Mrtko tho Globe.Glrelllng Ilaco
'NcllioBly "Is tho name at tho vory head of
the pass enger-llst of tlio Hamburg palace steatn-
Iship Augusta Victoria on her present trip.
Why shouldn't it bo7 la sho not the first of
her rex to undertake tho circumnavigation of
Many admirers and friends of tho daring
little Mi Bly will watch her progress with
much Interest. , The numbir of people who
havo put a girdle around tho earth 1b not
Col. Knox, who has bocn "around" twice,
and has wrltton charming books to boys on
his adventuros, consumed eighteen months in
each trip. Hut he says:
"I bell ova Mies Illy can and will do it In
sevcnty.flvo days. In fact I onco figured out a
trip to bo done in seventy days. The sailing Is
plain and clear from Now York to Singapore on
the Indinn mail ronte, but between there and
Kong Kong tho monsoon may opposo and Im
pcle tho progress of tho fair mariner, Tho wind
blows one way six months In tho year and re
verses for the other sit. Miss Illy will sail
against the wind through the China Hen, and
the time lout In that way is throo or four days,
but a norther ' will help her amazingly through
PF.r-EW BORE BnE'LL DO IT.
Tbanncoy M. Depew is enthusiastic ovor Mlsa
HU'h trip. " I have all confidence in her grit
ml capacity," said he, "and I haven't tho
si 4hte t doubt that she will accomplish what
alio has ret out to do.
' I fxankly confoss I believe & man would havo
b en mnch better adapted to tho task than a
woman. It is a plucky and a hazardous journey
BJ fo! i woman. Sho passes through thp Orient,
Hj w ere women are abjectly dependent on the
BJ men. May bo MIbs Nelly will bo tho evangel of
BJ her "ex In tho East, where womon have been lit
BJ etady effaced since Zenobia and Cleopatra."
BJ A MAUVF.LLOUR VEIfTUIIE.
H This U the tenor of all comments on the Jcrar-
H l ey. That a slender, frail, gfrlish little woman
jBj like Mlns Bly should bo tho first to undertake
BJ this nn,triod race around the globe almost takes
H the broatli away, and Mies Bly i once more the
BJ marvel of her set.
H The Eveniwi World has received kind words
BJ a- d words of pralao for the fair traveller from
BJ many cities.
BJ At tho Johns Hopkins University, Maryland,
IJ tin) studonts are studying maps, charts, timo
HJ tables and routes, and a member of the Mary-
BJ laud Historical Society prophesies that Miss Bly
HJ will bo ablo to reach Now York two days at least
HJ ahead of her scheduled time
j j no enterprise 01 ius n ohld is uoing com-
BJ mentod upon everwhere, and it has become
BJ characteristic tor people to believe that The
H Would will accomplish what it sets out to do.
Hj A writer has sagely remarked that the alpho-
HE bet and tho printer art alone of human Invem-
jH pons can compare with the inventions which
BJ shorten distance as civilizers of the world.
BM Nellie Bly will demonstrate how much we havo
Bl advancod in this regard since tho three-year
HH cruises of Magellan, Drake and Cook.
HH MISS ply's confidence.
HH The most remarkublo thing about tho trip is
BM tho characteristic nonchalance of Miss Illy and
BJ the matter-of-course manner in which she set
BJ about tho work. Bho was as methodical, uuper-
Bl turhedand unrattled as though her "assign-
BJ stent " had boen only to go ovor to Jorsoy and
IHJ The Boston people wero rapturous ovor Miss
BJ Nellie's undertaking and shout: " A hit, apM-
HH pable hit, for Miss Bly and The Would. "
HH A. T. Anderson, thctonrist, is quotod by the
BJ Cleveland Leader as saying: "Even tho in-
HH tenuity of The World could not duviso a more
BJ attractive enterprise. It will bo very valuable
BJ as a test of transportation facilities on tho most
BJ far-reaching scale." The editor of the Leader
BJ is sanguino of Miss Blv's success, for ho
BJ has Just received a lotter from Biam,
J 14,000 mllos 'away, which was only
BJ thirty days on its way, and Senator V. C. Taylor
BJ savs; "Jules Verne didn't count on The
H WotiLn when he made the etghty-day schedule
J of I'lilneaBTogg's imaginary trip. TheWobld'b
J race is too fast even 'or Verne's imagination. "
BJ ON HWIKT AUGUSTA VICTORIA.
BJ Capt. Albers, a standi admirer of his pretty
BJ ''tt.e passenger, assured her that the Augusta
BJ Victoria would do her best to land her in Sonth-
J ampton as speedily as possible, and added that
BJ lie believed lie could gain a wholo da? on Miss
BJ IHr schedule at London.
BJ And so Miss Bly, with one gown, for her grlp-
J ck w too small to contain the second one, is
1BJ ' her glorious way, with tho kindliest thoughts
J r a million admirers hovering about her.
BJ Nobody doubts for an instant that If any
J living being, man or woman, could put tho
J Bjf'Hf round the globe In soventy-flvo days, tho
Micky Nellie will do It, and stepping off the
BJ "n in this city, go about her business as
J 'hough she had only boon out of town over
BJ AN IMITATOIl APFEARB.
J Imitation Is tho slnccrest flattery. It is not a
BJ aimcult thing to do that which j on know somo-
I BJ ehe has done, and to eraulato another is
J J "y Ii oqnont act that youadraiio tho pluck,
BJ "folsirf. energy and genius of tho pioneer.
J No sooner had yosterday's Evenino Would
; BJ w-ated the story of the departure of the in-
IICPl'l httlo lily on hor Hying trip around tho
v H world for The Would than tho Imitator ap-
Pi a ed.
Ll"tor Walker, of the CosmopoMfmi, read tho
- I '"' 1,1(1 lie was aflame at once. He despatched
""""ctiger for another plucky newspaper
n!'"""' M'" E"th Hl'Iaiid, who is a New
J I i'7"" crenl br bIrth' &nd ,,r'8"t "d viie-
U i,. ,,nenl'r of a wideawal.o profession. Bho
H '' written for Tnr. Would at tltnos, audiinow
l0 need with the f'onvwpolllan,
I i ,n,lt, l1"p0ndJ to her editor's call, and wa
I J. '"n,",lfc, ' hla proiJosltlou that she enter the
'" as a oompetltor with MIsi Bly. Mr.
Walker wanted hor to start immediately, only
ho would send her West Instead of East.
MIkh Bisland considered, arcoptcd, andfiom
a study of tho time-tables concluded that sho
could equal, if not excel, tho timo set by Miss
Bly of her cruise.
Bho could reach San Francisco by rail in timo
to catch tho Oceanic, of the Oriental and Occi
dental Steamship Company, which sails Nov. 'Jl
for Yokohama tho same ship which Miss Bly
expecta to ride from Japan to America In Janu
ary. This would land hor in Hong Kong Just four
days after the European steamship had sailed,
and she would havo to wait thoro eight or ten
days till tho arrival of the Cathay, on which
Miss Bly hones to riach the Bntlsh-Chlneso city,
and then, both fair tourists Iwing "stalled,"
they might chum It togothcr for three days,
spending Christmas together on tho little Island
which marks one of tho spots in tho Empire on
which tho sun ncvor sets.
NELLIE ULl's ROUTE REVERSED.
This is the "half-way house " In tho tour, but
Miss Bly would get away three or four days
ahead of Miss Bisland, whose time-tablo is rather
perversely against her.
Miss Bisland's schcdnle takes her on almost
exactly tho same routo as that taken by tho Bly,
only revcrred, and she hopes to reach Marsoilles
on Sunday, Jan. 21, 1800. If she does, she
may bo ablo to reach H.ivro and sail for New
York on the samo day. If she is a day late sho
will tako a steamer from Southampton on Mon
day, Jan. 22, and reach New York, Jan. 21).
That would bo two days later than the ar
rival of Nellie Bly, and Miss Bly rojoctcd the
chodulo adopted by hor Southern competitor
after cwcful Btudy and calculation, boing con
vinced that tho eastward ornlso was tho quicker
A TALE OP HIDDEN GOLD.
Reported Discovery or liurlrd Trenanre on
tbr Itlnlne (.'oast.
IrrrriAi, in tvr wnnMvt
BANoon, Me.. Nov. 15. Eastern Maine is now
discussing a story which has sensational fea
tures, equalling tho famous yarns about Cant.
Kidd and his treasures. For many years it has
been said that Kiddllid actually bury much of
his ill-got ten wealth qlong tho Maine coast, and
from timo to timo arious attempts havo been
made to discover tho supposed hiding-place.
Many hours nt dead of night havo heon wasted
in a arch for this treasure. Ho far as known
the seaichcrs havo had only their labor for their
pains. Of late, however, a story has been made
public which Iiuh created much excitement hero.
Whether it has to do with tho rienes of Cant.
Kidd or romu other pirate or relates to wealth
honestly gained is a question.
About a century ago a lakish-looking schooner
is snid to have boino doun to Maces Bay, which
strikes in fiom the liav of Futuly, nn tho New
Brunswick coast. Alter somo mancouvring
sho ran into tho bay and camo to anchor. A
boat was lowered, and with mnllled oars the men
pulled for the shore. 1 he moon peeped through
the clouds sufficiently bright to throw light
upon tho wholo proceedings. The men dug a
hole and buried their treasure. The bearingB
wero taken and the boat again headed for tho
vessel, which was toon running out of the bay
with a still breeFe af tor her. The men who were
engaged in this business have long boen dead,
and the whereabouts of tlie treasure has been
kent a secret until recently, when the chart lo
cating it found its way into ennous hands, who
determined to investigate The secret was
known to two only, who a year ago went to the
spot, dug up tjie long-hidden box. and leturned
if empty to its hiding-place. In evidence of
their snccu'S it is said that one of the men has
erected a lino dwelling in the suburbs of St.
Stephen. They refuse to divnliro their secret
or to make any explanation. It is well Known
by Calais people that the man who has built tho
honse was poor a short timo ago. Now ho seems
to have plenty of money, lie formerly worked
as a common laborer in Calais.
TilElR. HOUSE WAS AN ARMOR!.
rccentrlrlllra of the I.nte I"nrl of Mount
L'nsbel Willie Living In C'nnnrin.
i srrcuLTO THE WOULr.
, London, Out., Nov. 15. Tho Earl of Mnnnt
Cakhcl, whoie death in Ireland waB announced
yosterday. resided near here for ten years a tho
Hon. Oeorgo Mooro Bmythe. with his fathor,
who then held the title. Ho was a remarkable
character. Aftor being ousted in Ireland under
tho Encumbered Estates act, they immigrated
here and bought a farm at Komoka.
The houso was in a lonely wood, weird
and picturesque. It was made the scene of wild
lovelry and old-fashioned ho-pitality. Moote
was unrainly in apeniance and eccentrio in
manners. He usually slouched about armed
with soeral pistols. Tho houso itself was au
armory, it) rooms were decorated with gnus,
pistols, swords and daggers. Every door and
window was l Milled with bullets, the rosultof
their pistol practice.
Tho late Earl was a crack shot, and owned tho
pistols with hair triggers and flint locks that
'"Fighting Fitzgerald" used in the duel men
tioned in r Charles O'Malley. " They belonged
to tho first Earl of Mount-Cashel, grandfather
of the deceased. Once in imi:S, when tho Sixty
third Ileglmcntwas camped at Komoka, Oeorgo
attempted to hit a live-cent piece at the end of
his big too and shot the toe oil. Both
father and son wero fond of eccentric
attire. It is rolated thitt when Oeorgo returnod
to Dublin he found his lather dressed in a red
shirt and cowhide boots. In IHUft Moors re
turned to Ireland, having recovered some of tho
forfeited property, and in 18H:i succeeded to
The flnrflelil Memorial Nenrly Completed.
(SriCIAL TO THE WOULD.
Cleveland, Nov, in. Tho statuo for the
interior of the beautiful Gaiflcld Memotlal in
Lako View Cemetery has arrived iu New York
from Floience, Italy, and will roon be receiving
its finishing touches in the studio of Alexander
Doyle, the sculptor who designed the worn. It
is expected that Mr. Doyle will complete tho
work and that the statue will arrive in this city
In the tarly Winter. Tho memorial is now fin
ished Pave tho statue and that will be placed
in position immediately upon its delivery. Ii
is a marblo llguro of President Garfield,
of heroic size and represents him as just
risen from his chair in Congress and about to
address the House. The chaii is cut trom tho
same block as tho flume. It was tho intention
of the trustees to dedicate tho memorial on Sept.
11). tho eighth anniversary of Garfield's death,
but tho noti.arrial of the statuo prevented it.
The trustees decidod that it was not best to havo
thti ceremonies during cold weather, and Memo
rial Day of next year was selected as tho moit
The dedicatory address will bo delivered by
ex-Oov. Cox. I'rtsldent Harrison and other
distinguished citizens aro expected to be
To Wed Hie Ctrl lor Whom lie Fougnt.
IsrrctAL to the wonm 1
Kansas City, Mo., Nov. 1 5. -Maurice Roholl.
employed in tho oulceof County Surveyor F. J.
O'Flahorty, is about to return to Germany to
wed a young woman In defense of hoe good
initio he thirteen years ago killid Edmund Von
Waudel, au offlcer of the German anny. in a
duel. Tho name of Scholl's flanci'o is Slarguerito
Muller. anil her lather is llurgomastoi of a
small town near Stettin. Scholl was forced to
leao tho fatherland alter the duel and Mar
guorlte has since remained single. l"fJV"i1r
Is unalterably opposed to her union with hrholl,
and has threatened to klllthelatterif he returns
to claim her. The brother of on rinded has
also thrcatoned his life, but Hcholl says he had
rather dio than llvo Here without Marguerite.
IXUIKsctMrsstni Fin. Ovr coats from J"!"
allor.. AIaniikim's Mtsrii ULoimvu Co., UU Jl
., near lithsl. .
The World's Fair Guarantee Fnnd Hear
ing Its Fourth Million.
Over One Hundrod Thousand Dollars
'The World's " Personal Cnnvnss Fund
Now u Quarter of ti Million,
Over one hundrod thousand dollars was
pledged to tho World's Fair Guarantee Fnnd
yesterday, which leaves something less than
(TOO, 000 to bo secured iti order to complete tho
Tho brewers' subscription of 500,000 was
not sent in yesterday, as the roturn's.from tho
several firms were not all received.
Tho Jcnillers' Boaid of Trado subscribed a
trllto oer $15,000, and piomiso to incrcaso
this as soon as possible.
Tho annual meeting of tho Manhattan Ele
vated Hallway Company was held yes((rday,
but contrary to expectation, nothing was dono
regarding a subscription to tho Fund.
It is said that several nt tho steamboat lines
and lailroads would he heard from within a few
days, and if this is so, tho Guarantee Fund will
be a surety.
Including tho subscriptions received yostor
day. tho books this mnining showed the total
amount pledged to Le i:i.:iaii.1 nil, with tho
brow on' subscription yet to bo heard from.
The following amounts weio pledged too late
for publication yestel day: I
CltDin Kmnlojas (.(lilUionsl) Al.HnTi
New York J wsllsn' Iloiril ol Trails l.r,r,00
NitlonilTnba Woik. ...0(10
llsnenlot Urn 1,0(11)
Lud.kn JtCo 1,IHW
uenrgaH. Until i Co 1,000
Iwllu, ipe.r.tlo : r,,0()0
Chsn. O. Landing Co 5,(100
Victor! Achell. 2, ..00
Nsmmaclier. tichlemmsr 4 tto l.npn
(.'AvanBgh. h.nford A Co., 1 0(H)
) red'S richull 1,000
K, Msrandaa Co 4.(11)0
V. Mittlnoi, YLoraCo 2.000
A. Ciibn Co 1,000
V. Ilarcia, Uro. A Co 2,000
I,. Krlsdm.n A Co 1.000
dcntr.l Kumplnr Co ,1,000
Walter I.awrenc l.OPO
Mr. Joseph Ptilitrer'H subscription of 50. 000
was transfetred to The Woiilk'h list of sub
scribers, and the books this morning show thu
total sum pledged to bo 2 24,87H, as per the
following table :
Mr. 1'iilltzer'i. itbncrlptlnn 850.000
Previously acknowledged lOllilKIS
' Tlu World' " ennv as yestrrda) I
A. W. I.nAcmlrr. retired merchant,
1 81) Pearl and 232 I!ast I Olltli St.. 3.000
John Ctillrn, 1'inplre steam hione-
VorU, lOTIhst.. near 1st ate.... 1,000
Geo. 8. lllckok, 752 Ht. Nlcholm
Geo. II. Do ltevcre, Taylor' Hotel,
Jersey City 1.000
I). Iliiuken, grocer, 2102 2d nve.. 1,000
C. Falling, arocer. 2170 2d arc... 1,000
Henry .Vnrqnnrt, liquor - dealer.
2IMS 2d avn 500
J nine Wood, lunk dealer, 211)2
2d ave 000
James Piirlnng, liquor dcalrr, 215
llnst 112lhst 500
Cliarlr Ivaptie. Ilqnir denier.
2271 2d ave 500
Law retire Lynch, liquor t'ealer (se
cond subscription), 2155 2d ave... 200
II, Ilnsrh, dry-good dealer. 2180
Wm. Grlllltli, "The Columbus,"
1005 .lludUnn avr 200
tllcliael illcGlolu, liquor dealer.
IMIHO 1st avr 160
Otto Pnulliaber, hnrncss-itiaker.
2171 2d ave 100
Ednard P. Wall, ngent, 1502
Ave. A 10
Trouble llrrwlng at Port Pierre.
Tierbe. P. D., Nov. 15. Tho I'ort Plerro
Heraia. which is printed in tho reservation town
across the liver from this place, contains a
startling but earnest appeal for help. It says
that a company of soldiers, together with a
number of squaw men and a band of redskins,
are on tho ground. Troublo has been expected
at tho Fort for somo weeks, ow ing to conflicting
claims of intonding settlers and squaw men for
lauds, and the pcoplo of Pierre aro now await
ing with intenso excitement and anxiety news
from tho other side. A big storm is now raging
on the river, and as there are no telegraph or
telephone connections acioss tho river, tho ex
act state of atlairs cannot bo ascertained.
Inffernnll' Hnvngn Itebuke.
(SPECIAL TO THE WOIII.P. '
Boston, Nov. 15. ItobortO.Iiigcrsoll argued
before the full bench of the Supreme Court this
morning the exceptions which his client, John
). Alley, saved at the last trial of the celebrated
and mnch-lltigatcd cato of Snow vs. Alloy.
Many thousand dollars' worth of telegraph stock
are at stake, and tho trials of tho csso have
I sen heaid. Col, lugersoll arraigned the plain
tiff savagely and characterized his evidence in
. past trials as the most astounding lnstsnce of
fig-leaved perjuring ever known in a court of
He Stubbed III Tor.
His officially established, by the of course
correct action of the Travelers Iiism auco
Company, that to have his big-toe nail loosened
is worth, to a Governor of Ohio, exactly (H. 2H.
To tho Governor of llhodo Island it would of
course le worth less, but, as offset, a cliargo
for grouiid-tctit would bo proper.sinco lit would
havo to step outside the State in order to get
room enough to stub his toe. The Govt rnor of
Texas would expect moie tor his toe, as lie gov.
cms a larger area. Tho Governor or Arkansas
would require tlll nioio indemnity, because tho
customs) v costume of Arkansas gentlemen a
paper collar and a pair of spurs imnlics that hu
treads in his own leather: therefnro a harder
stub is leqnlred to loosen nis comparatively in
durated and experienced toe-nail, and therefore
tho process must hurt more and the results be
more serious. Lmuranco Aoe. V
- . ' i
A Young Man Murdered in a Sixteenth
Was Visiting Two Womon and Got
Into a Quarrel.
John F. Deal Arrested nml Held for
A rcmarl.ablo case was reported at Polico
Headquarters this morning.
Capt. Donald Giant, or tho West Twentieth
street station, lcpnrted that at .'I A. M. a young
man was found lying in tho hallway of tho flat
house, 2:il Wed Mxteo'ith street.
He was unconscious, and thirowas a tullet
wound In his head.
A letter in Ills pocket showed that he was
Charles llruwe, of 1'enns.vlvania avenue, New
ark. Ho was apparently about twenty years of
No weapon was found near him, and the
theory of attempttd suicide at tlrst entertained
had to bo abandnuod.
The Hat in which ho was fontm is very rcsnect
ablo and is occupied by Austin Crysler, I,.
Demarv. Mrs. Nicholson, Mis. l'icchio and
None of them could give anycluo to the young
man's prosencu thcio.
Brovvewas taken to tho New York Hospital
and was lepoitcd dangcroucly Mounded.
At II o'clock Capt. Giant's detectives arrested
John F. Deal, alias John Cox, on suspicion of
having shot III owe.
Deal is a truckman employed in Acker, Mcr
rall ,V Condit's Fury-second street store.
Ho was arrested st his work and taken to, Tcf
feisou .Market Court, where he was held to
await the result.
Maggie Hantis and Mary Becker, who live in
Wost Sixteenth Bttcct, wiro committed as wit
nesses. It appeared in Court that Deal and llrowo
spent part of last nit lit with tho girls, who llvo
at No. 2:1, and that there was a Jealous quarrel
thoro at about fl'A. si.
Deal and llrowo lolt tho room together and
the women heard tlio shot fired.
liroHa died in tho New York Hospital this
Ho is said to bo related to Mr. Acker, of Ackor,
Merrall .V Gondii.
Coroner Hani is investigating tho case.
Deplorable Plight or the Families of the
HundreflH"of families whose support depends
on the money earned by tho street musicians
aro cheered bv the news that the Aldormen are
to rescind tho ordinance prohibiting them from
playing on the street.
Manufacturer Molinari's little shop, at lfi.'t
Elizabeth street, was thronged by tho poor fel
lows this morning.
Several of them suggested that if necessary
they would pay a llcenso fee; but it is not proba
ble that tho Aldermen will require them to pay
for a license out of their meagre Incomes.
Meautimo active preparations are being made
for tho mass-meeting next Monday night.
Brooks's Assembly Jlooms. on Broome stieet, is
one of tho most stacions halls In that locality,
and it Is expected that it will be crowded.
Speeches will bo mado in Italian, German and
r.uglish, and a petition reciting tho iu'ustice
done to them will be drawn tip, signed and for
waulod to the Hoard of Aldermen.
A committee of German musicians, consisting
of John Hclwig. Nicholas Keller. Daniel II a ill.
Jacob Bursnii, Henry I.audser and John Wal
ter, calhd upon Mayor Grant yesterday and re
quested him to ui-o his inlluonco in having tho
unjust law repealed.
They represented 500 musicians, they said,
whoso families weio suffering from the men
being thrown nut of woik. Aldermen Gnet
accompanied tho men, and put iu a good word
Mayor Grant listened, and then refeired them
to tho Board of Aldermen, who ho said hud
ontlie charge of tho matter.
Many pitiful stniics of families mado destitute
by tho new law aio told every day.
" Many a .poor fellow is on tho verge of star
vation. "said young Mr. Mnlinari to The Kvi.n
imi Wn111.11 reporter this morning. ""Ihrv
havo either ceased wot Mug altogether for a
couple ol weeks, or have been iu the neighbor
ing towns airoadv ovci run with musicians, and
where no money to spoak of is to bo earned. "
Policeman Delaney, ot tho Moicer street sta
tion, anestid .lucko Mouco yesterday 111 flout
of ex-Judgo Bedford's house, on Fifth nvenue.
Jnohois llfty yeais old, and was grinding out
"Molly Darling," w,th a crowd of littln chil
dren around him, when the big policeman came
Justice Gorman heard tho officer's complaint,
ami then said that as Jacko had not been in
formed of the law against strcot music ho would
not hold tho man.
II. H. Tavlor. of 22 Park How:
"Tho poor fellows call hero by doens, "said
he, "and they all have n sad storv to relate.
Something should bo dono at ome in order to
reliovothem, for they arc in a bad condition
A ltobhrr Killed by Ctiliinmrn.
Poiitlanp, Ore., Nov. 15. Last night throo
men wearing masks attacked a Chinese wood
chopping camp ne.vr this city and attempted ti
rob tlio Chinamen. A light ensued, in winch
Mvrou Ifocke, one nf tlio lobbels, was cut so
I badly that he died soon altoi. One of tho
I Chinamen was shot and fatally wounded. An
1 other robber was also badly chopped with a
Itlniivrlt 11 Tree .Wan.
William Blauvelt Is a fiocmau to-day. aftor
spending many months in thu Tombs. '1 he Jury
in Oyer and Terminer accepted his plea that ho
acted in sclf-defenso and acquitted him of tho
charpe of murder In killing John Duncan on
j Match 15,
THE LAST STRAW7
Kansas City Leaves the American to
Join the Western Association.
And Baltimore la After Washington's
Plaoo in tho League.
Von dor Aho anil His Allies Out
in tho Cold World Alone.
"Tho Association Is Hosted," Is the
Word at the Fifth Avenue.
Kansas City this morning resigned its fran
rhho In tho American Association and will join
the Western Association.
Baltimore Is alio a "quitter," and her repre
sentatives arc' trying to buy the Washington
franchise and get into tho National League.
"Tho American Association is busted, "said
a prominent baseball man at tho Fifth Avcnuu
Hotel, audit certainly looks that way to most
The eflect of this development Upon tho plons
of tho Plnrors' League and tho old League will
bo watched with intcicst.
YES, IT'S TEN CLIIIS.
Ilrooklyn and Clnrlnnntl Are In tho National
As The Bveniwo Would intimated npon good
authority in Its Sporting Extra of yesterday tko
National Liauno is to consist next season of ten
Brooklyn and Cincinnati havo resigned from
tlio American Association and have been ad
mitted to tho Leazuc.
Thus another disturbing circnmstanceoutois
Into tho baseball question for tlio coming year.
Tho change of allegiance on the part of thesn
two clubs can hardly be called a surprise,
though when all arrangements had quietly been
perfectod the denouement camo with a somo
what paralyzing suddenness.
I.ato 111 the afternoon or yesterday, wnno tno
deadlock In tho Association was as fast as over
nn tho question of tho new President, tho
icsignatimis of Brooklyn and Cincinnati weio
placed in tho hands of Chairman Von der Ahe.
The Kansas City and Baltimore delegates ut
once left tho meeting, and tho session was ad
journed until this morning.
MeatiwMlo tho rcpiesoutativos nf Brooklyn
and Cii'ciunati went and Joined the I.eagno
magnates in council, end congratulations and
champagne flowed troelv.
When tho League finally adjourned until this
morning, its accomplished business included
tho following ttain-aetlons:
The adinl.nlott of Itrooklrn and Cincinnati.
Thn abolition ,ol tti daitDoatlon ruts and vats of
The Increase of the staff of umpire, from fonr to ill.
Iheftxlna- of40 per cent ol the vale receiple to to to
The adoption of atnenflments to the open-date rate so
that It Mhnplr reads 1 "IJames postponed n he plajed
aftorwsrls, but twoffimcsi can not be played on one
day without tbe prior consent of two-third, of all
league clntii "
riieanthnrUatlonof PreMdent Vonng to ttz a distinc
tive color lor each club uniform.
The appointment of Mes.rs. Spalding, lingers and
Dkt to prepare an addre.t In the public.
'lae election ot the following
iMunn or mnxcToits.
V. De It Tlotil.nn, of 01eeland.
w. A Mmitk. o' Pilt.burg,
Walter Hewitt, of Washington.
Charles 11. llyrna. of ltrooklm.
A. II. Podsn, of Uo.ton,
A II Hpdiding, of Chicago.
W. A. Mmlck. of Pilt.borir.
1I0AM or AlllIITnATIOlt.
N K. Yonnr of Wa.hlngtun
John I. ltaiiers, of I'inla.Mphla.
John II. I)jy. of New York
FLAYINO III LFS COMMITTEE.
A. (1. Spalding, nf Chicago.
John II I.y, of New York.
John 1. lingers, of PhiU'lolpbia.
'the selection ot Cleveland as the place for the schedule
meeting in the hpring.
floae or lite ( athollr C'etitenntnl.
fSITCIAL TO TBE WOllin.l
BALTiMonr, Md., Nov. 15. Tlio celebration
of tho Catliolio Centennial was concluded
yesterday. Thursday had been set apart as "Bal
timore Day," and thoao of tho deleguteswho re
turned fl 0111 the dedication of the Washington
University wero shown (lie city and its environs.
The delegates met at Iho Concordia Opera
House, and climbing into lallj-lu. coaches nero
driven through Druid Hill l'oik, Highland Park
and then toM. Mary's lndiiktr al School, where
the delegates wero received by Mgr. Mct'ol.
gan and Brother Alexis. i're-ldcnt of
the institute After tho delegates hud dined
they were drivon back to thn Citvllall, where
Mayor Latrobu held a reception in their honor.
Among thoo who attended tlio leceptinn wero
Cardinals Gibbons and Taschereau, Archbishop
Cleary. Bishops liilmour, O'Farrell, Hawley,
Tiiigg. Hocau, O'Connor and Heuiiotsey, and
many prominent lay delegates.
Pnrl Grren In the Well.
iserriAi, to the woiilu.)
Detboit. Mich.. Nov. 15. John Jaeohson is
an inollcnsivo larmor, living five miles east of
this villago witli his wife andsix small child! en.
Wednesday morning tho whole family were nau
seated after drinking the will water, and an in
vestigation showed that a large quantity of
Paris gi ecu had been thrown in the well. Tho
wstel was so heavily ohaigeil that after laisiug
twcnty.tive buckrtlills the liquid was still of a
dark-uri en cast. Suspicion point to a neigh
bor who had been having trouble with Jacob
son, but theie have been 110 aire.ts.
.Ilontrenl to llnti' n C'nhle Komi.
(irrriAi. to the woiilu 1
Montheal, Nov, 15, Montreal is to havo a
cable elevated rai.wav. Capitol lias been piom-l-ed,
and Alderman ltamviilo will leave Satur
day lor New Yoik to make arrangements and in
quiries legaidiug Hie new project. Ho will
theromeet agenthmun wl.n has anew cable
elevated railway which, while it is without the
obiectionable tontines of tlio Manhattan sys
tem, has all of Its advantage., it i piopo-ed to
giv c cheap 1 asfges for woi king people at cer
tain boms of tlio morning and et ruing, the
I plice being as low as two rides for tivo cents.
"READ THAT NOVEL AND FUNNY FEATURE,
Our Boarding House,
COMPRISING NUMEROUS OBSERVATIONS, HUMOROUS AND OTHERWISE,
MADE TO THE LANDLADY,
THE SUNDAV WORLD.
Surprise in the Dock Department Inves
Witnoss William L. Smyth Chargod
Further Problnjr of Corrupt Dealings
In tho Leasing of lMcrs,
Tho Dock Department investigation produced
unexpected results to-day. William L. Smyth
has been arrested for perjury.
His testimony before the Commissioners of
Accounts which was directly contrary to his
afthlavit in tlio injunction case in tlio Court of
Common Pleas, in which O'Blien, tho alleged
lessoo of pier "." Last lllver, was the plaintiff,
was the basis nf the complaint.
In his aflldavit Sm tli had sworn that he was
thu manager of O'Brien's business, which would
bo irroparably damaged if tho Injunction wero
not gianted, and that O'llrlon had made all re
pans required by thu leaso.
B'foio the Commissioners of Accounts Smyth
testified that O'Brien had no business to bo
managed or damaged, ami, fmther, that no re
pair rt had been mado on tho pier.
llecorderSmvth, 011 tills presentation nf facts,
issued a warrant lor Smyth s apprehension as a
pcmiicr, and last night Patrolman John J.Don
avail, of the Corporation Colinsnl's nfllrp,
arrested Juduo Kelly's friend at ids lesidcnee.
No. .'iNhoiitli Kighth street, Williamsburg, and
ho spout Iho night ill a cell at Polico ileail-(luarters.
W hat a protltahlo employment must bo that of
Dnckiuustet's assistant combined with a
partneiship Intertst iu two nets leased for a
ridiculously low rentnl was dlclosed on the ex
amination or tho Hint witness placed ou the
stand by Corporation Coumcl Clark tills
lie was.'. O. Jenkins, President of tlio First
National Bank nt Ilrooklyn, and produced a
tiuiiscriptof the account of John A. McCarthy
111 that bank.
McCarthy is running the business of the Mur
tauhpiirs. .'.(I and r. 7 East Hiver, and assisted
Dockmaster Pendergast in Ids collections of
wharf nge. according to the evidence.
His bank account was opened Jan. -II, 1HSII,
and the last deHislt was made Nov. 4. Between
tlm'o dates ho deposited 4".'),ll74.K'i to Ids
Cant. Kdward Ahecl. ail old sea captain of tho
Black Ball line, whoso resideuco was in Syra
cuse when he was appointed a dockmaster six
j cars ago, was next called.
Por two yi ars lie has been In cliargo of District
Ns. 4, North Kh or. and prior to that timo of
District No. II. L'ant Itivor.
In tlio Last Itivor District ho cnllcetod from
i'.'.'i.oiio to fill), lino per year, and his collec
tions for two months in the Pouith DUtrict, in
dicate that they wilt aggregate for a year
Witness testitlod that he has a bank account In
tho Pulton and Market National Hank, of this
city, and another in the Dime Savings Bank, of
His wifo owns tho houso 1000 Bergen street,
Brooklyn, where they roslde. which is valued at
7,.".o(i. and on which thero is a mortgage of
Ho said that ho never had an assistant in the
collection of wharfa -o. and that no complaints
had ever been made against him.
Mr. Abeel lias a sou who has been conducting
an extensive mauiifscttiriiig business In Syra
cuse for two yeais, hut said that bis son's part
ner furnishes the capital.
'1 he examination wus here Interrupted by the
entrance or Inspector Byrnes, who held a long
secret coufcrcnco with Corporation Counsel
HO.VAUD WRITES A CARD.
The Kentucky Drsprrndn Gives Ilia Side of
the Harlan County Peitil,
i.rrriAL to Tnr wont.n.1
Louisville, Nov. in. Wilson Howard, the
outlawed leader of 0110 ot tho Harlan County
factions, iu a letter to tho C'MirOr-Journn! dis
claims responsibility for the unfortunate condi
tion nf affairs in the county. He sas tlio feud
began beforo tho war earlier than he
can remember. 'I he Turners first settled
Mount Pleaiaut Olarlan Court lloiuc),
and have never been willing for anybody
to livo there except such as would agreo to tho
domination of tho family. When a stranger
wiars hesajs, they make him stand an exam
ination, and if he does not suit them ho is
drummed out of town or remains at tho risk of
his lite. Howard claims lie met Turner iu a fair
liuhl and killed him.
v Ithotit attempting to have tho Slier ff atTest
him, Jmlge 1 ewis oilereil a reward of it, 000
ond gathered n posee of ten men and came alter
him. Without demanding a surrender, they
lired upon him and Ins friends and wounded
Bird Mmrloek, a disiuturcteil man. Then
lie Ilow.ird alone attacked Lewis ami his
gang, killed one, wounded .cieral more and
drove them back to the Coiut-House. After
that be iletails the tight as alria.ty told, except
thathesavs Halt, who was killed by Lew is and
Ins men 011 Maitin's Fork, was an iuotliusive
fanner, tetitrniiiu from his day's work. He is
ready to stand trial if lie can be assuied of justice.
The Verdict ensure Sirs. Giillcnlicrg.
Au Inquest wa held lust night in the ease of
Jacob Gleuclvlieh.who committed u cide 111 Ho
boken, N. J., two weeks ago. Gieiicklich had
jiii-t urrivod in this country and had !i.Oe)i).
He left a letter, in which lie told of the contem
plated suicide', and that tho poi-ou with winch
lie intended to end hi' lilo was given liim by
his aunt. Mis. (iiittenbirg, ot Btooulyn. On
his arrival in this country Gleuckllch, on
Mis. tiutteubeig's suggestion, turned all his
inoneu-er to her husband tor .ate ktupmg.
Win n ho nfternaids nai ted the mono Gut
h 'il.i rg had dlrapp. 1. led. The lo-got tho mm iy
made Glellckllcli ilospoiuleiit, and Mrs. Gutteu
belt', noticing his condition, advised him
tdhucMi h's letter savs' to loiumit suicide,
which he ngieed to do. The letter was ofle iu I
in e. idol Of. and tin- ury rendered a veid'.ct to
the edict that Ghucluich d'td of poison tin -mshed
h.m hy Mir. Gutteiihcig, and declared
that the woman ought to he aiieted.
A .llaybrlrk C'noe In North Carolina.
tsi'i'riAL to nil. woui.n '
IUi.i'inii, N, C, Nov. lfl.-Niws has been
received from ISc.dav ille that the Grand Jury had
returned a true bill against Mrs. Cora May Mor
ris foi the minder of her husband, a meieliant
of that p.ace, by poisoning him. '1 he woman
is nt one ol the lest lamules iu the Mate and a
relati.o of ex-Gov, Scales, and thu caso prom
ises to by. a celebiuted one.
(kapt. ClnrU Will He Tried for .Tinnier.
Capt. John Clark, who, on the evening of
Oct, 11. shot and killed John Carey, known as
the "Covvbov of Avenue C, " dining a quarrel 111
Patrick Carey'" saloon at Fifteenth street and
AvunueC, has been indicted by the Grand July
tm murder 111 tin- tlr-t degree. He pleaded not
guilty, ami wasiimanded tor trial.
I reeliiK llie .Mules.
IVun, tht Atlanta Conttitutian.)
"Well, I'll be diirned," remarked an old
fanner, as ho stood and watched tho electric,
care mov 0 otf.
" What's the matter, old gontleman 7" queried
"Why, I was Just thinkln' about them there
Yankee feller. Only a few years ago they como
down heio and freed the niggers. Now, darn
durii em, tuny'va come down here to tree the
t WIUCS. "
2 O'CLOCK. 1
WHERE'S LILLIAN? 1
Miss Rnssell Reported to Have Eloped II
from Chicago and "The Brigands." Jl
Wealthy William 0. Sanford Said to jl
Have Left with Her. $1
Miss Russoll's Mothor Says It's Too
Absurd to Bo Trup. i'l
Sho Ilns Ifnel n Surfeit of p'oolislinegs,
itnd Wouldn't Fly with Any Sinn. MM
A report from Chicago this morning that j '
Lillian lltisicll. the llehy anil beautiful heroins 4
of "The Brigands, "had eloped with William a
Sanford set all dudedoiu on tho tiptoo of ex- '
pectuuey. 'i '
Tho giddy young things, so tho story wont, 9
wero in Chicago last night when they decidod
to "en t and run." , J I
Miss llutsell was filling her rolo in "The j
Brigands" acceptably at MoYicker's Theatro ,
and Mr. San ford was there to admiro her. fl
Ho is thirty-tlvo years old. Lillian is not qnlto
as old as that; at least she says sho isn't, and sho , I
ought to know. j I
Tho story that w as sent out to startle tho town
to-day was to tho effect that Mr. Santord, pere, J fl
had sent a messago ordering his son to como m
home and leave that woman alone.
Tins sensational pieeo of iniormatlon may ..
have startled some of the community, but it M
only caused iipp.es nf merriment among tho SI
Initiated, for Mr. Sanford has been running -
away with the fair Lillian tor the last two years; :m
that is travelling where sho travelled, and they Am
are the best of fnonds. , M,m
Mr. Sanford comes of a wealthy family, and U 1 jf I
a millionaire In Ins own right. 1 ,iU
Hu is a member of the great carpet mannf so- 'MM
tnrlng 11 rm of Stcpliou Sanford A Bons.of which; t MM
his father-is the hcaeL 1 jeJJ
Ills youtmer brother. Congressman John Han WM
fold, is the third and last member of the Ami. Jfl
Tho Sanford homestead and carpet factory CI
aro located in Amsterdam, N. Y.. and thoy giro ivll
emploment to about two thousand people. Am
1 he Tamil? arc passionately foi.el of well-bred. al
horses, and have two stables, the Hurricane and II
Chimney Sweep. J1
'lhey have two farms nf the samo names just
outside of Amsterdam, and have a private race .JJ
Hack tor nintung their horses on forthorown JIa
amusement. ... . 9sa
ilicrvew lorKomcooi tno iiimiaai uuu anej
Will Sanford is the oldest son.
Ho is a member of the Union Club and tho .
Meadow Brook Kennel Club. .
He is not a strictly handsome fellow, but ho'
Is big and ponerlul. witli a frank open fare,
ery determined-looking and possessos a styhsU '
His father knows full well that he la able to ,
tale 010 of himself, and would not dream nf
interfering with his amusement, especially i
where a woman was concerned.
Mr. Sanford has beon on the best of terms jja
with Lillian ltussell for at least three years.
Two years ago last Summer hia name first j
began to be generally spoken of In connection j'
with hers, when they might be seen daily walk- M,
lug or riding together at Saratoga, where he -J
had a string of raccis. When she was playing -M
horo bo had looms at the St. Jamea and 'tho
Victoria. , ,
Ho could bo frequently seen conversing with v
frnmluuiit turf and club men opposite the S.
asiuo while waiting for Lillian to nuish her
She lived at 10U West Tvrcnty-nlnth street. M
hut iier last address in town waa Vi31 West, a
Porty third street. ... X'
Saulnrd is the man who waa said to havo -JL
slapiicd Freddy Gcbhard's face in Delmouico'a S
a few years a'ro because tho latter resented what m
he considered au aspersion on the fame of Lily 1B
S.tnlord was mado famous oven before that -m
though, as the owner of Post Guard, tho grand 3fi
old rteeplechaser wlio won twenty-fire out of 9
tvveiity-sevtii races tit Shcopshead. J
Au KvEMXu Would repoiter this morning M
waited nn Mrs. Cynthia Leonard, the niajetla 2
luily who eiiiovs the distinction ot having as- -j
si ted at Lillian's appearance into this wicked jf,
Mrs.' Leonard hod not yet shaken the velvet 4
we gbt or slumhcr trom her eyelid", but shot tly :
enteiedtlio room, her tall form loosely draped
111 a quilted silken wrapper of royal pnrDle hue. ,'
and with her blonde locks in a light and airy '
whirl al out her classic brad. i
" Is it tine that Misjltiwoll has run away:"
asked tho reporter.
"Pun away! No!" exclaimed Mrs. Leonard. ,
"Wheio would she run to? And what would '
she ru 1 for?" ...... 1
"'Hurt isaroiort that sho has tied with Mr. '
Sanfonl." said the icportcr. ....
Miith and scnin collided 011 Mrs. Leonards j
mom e face-. ,..., '
"Why, she wonldn t run away with God Al
mighty ! ' she cxcla mod with hynerbo.io energy. ;
" much loss with Mr. Sanford. ;
"Ho lies doggo.l her witli tho utmost per- "1
sistci'cr. But what does she want of a- y manT ,-
She is surfeited with that sort of thing. ,
'She has had all of them, from boys of four
teen to old men of seventy, writing her letter
mid besieging her, hut she had her fill nf that
sort of thing. Tho old men are tho worst,
"She hasiiere-omfortablo home here in Now
York; she has a bank account, and she hxs her
litt.e girl, llvo ye.ir o.d, whom she iilolites.
Moreover, she loves her ptofessinn. Why would
she tie herself to a man ? Site couldn't afford ..
to do it." fM
"How old is Mr. Sanford?" , . Tffi
"Prom tho way he acts, about nine.' aald '-y
Mrs. Lionurd, blithely and promptly. "In, ;w
point or fact, he Is thirty-eight."
"HhIiss been mvinir Lillian attentions for im
sometime?" asked the repartor. J
"Yes. Ho won't let nor speak to another 'M,
man. tie Hants to becoino her manager. II it jKd
LI I an will tlm-h her tngagement with Mr. "fill
Annison, and then sho will have an opera 0 im- 'Vtfm
psny of tier own. hho has p enty of backers. I Wf
darn say this lepott vvas started by Mr. Sanfod j
himself to convey tho impression to managers 3
that ho had u grip." , ,', d!
Gnu of Miss ltussell's sisters entered at this nt
moment and liiqmrod what tho talk was all IMI
about. When she was told the report aha 71!
laughed, "Now they will fay that Nell ran away t,
to get even with Halton, ' she exclaimed. m
"1 am iu constant communication with tnr Jl
(laughter," said Mrs. Leonard, "and though J
she nevir mentions Santord because she knows fr
how we feel about him, I know that there is no '
truth in it. Ho Is simply persecuting her with -M
his perliuaclty. He wants to make money out j,
other," .. Mi
At tho Casino this morning, neither Mr. JBj
Aronson nor Mr. Barton could Le tumid, but WJ
an attache scoffed at the idea of "Will Sanford J!
running away vvilh Miss ltussell." .... fit
"But do you know whether she hu left .)
Chicago or not?" asked the reporter. , , X
" I can't answer that. We havo telegraphs! ,S.
on for iu formation, but have received to far no rf,
auswi-r. " I J
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