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THE EVENING WORLD, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 1912.
Grandfather and Father of the
Roosevelt Assassin Were
HIS LIFE IN NEW YORK.
Always Moody, He Brooded
Constantly Over Deaths of
Aunt and Uncle.
For at Inast three urnoratlons
there has been a taint of insanity In
hft fttmllV rvf Inhn Onli.nRl. 1
Schranks grandfather, a rich Ba
varian brewer of the same name,
vas almost a lvnatlc before ho died. J
The same uncoundnrsn cropped out In
Sehrank'g youthful father. The son,
known from boyhood In many sec
tions of the east side and In Hrook-
lyn, was a taciturn, moody, morose,
brooding character. lie had fo Inti
mates. A few members of his imme
diate fumlly he appeared to love to
Idolatry. He had no politics, lie
waa not a professed Socialist. People,
who know him best say he is only a
In all S'rhrank'a rarrer not nn Inci
dent has oeen nnrarthcl to explain his
hatred of Col. Roosevelt, Which seems
to have developed after the death, last
year, of hli uncle, Domlnkk riammuiiK.
Sitting In the back room of the White
House Hotel at No. lraj Canal street,
where he lived from last May until
July, lehraok drank moodily by hin,-
elf and looked up at the pictures of I
four Presidents of the United States, j
One was of Lincoln, one was of Gar- I
field, both victims of assassins. Th j
Ird was of lirant; the fourth Of
oaevelt. Night after night, accord-
to Uustave Just, the , proprietor,
hrsank would (tit In lh room, drink-
ing, brooding, looklnx at tlu-se pi tures. !
Domlnlck snd Anna rltnnui cants .
to America twenty-nine years ISO. I
brlnclng with them i boy. Flammanl 1
opened a saloon at No. 370 Kapt Tenth
tTMti and lived upstairs. The bey sral
known a" John l'lammang, ard the
thrifty Germans in tha nolchborltood
understoo 1 mat the I 'lamming! ha'l '
brought him from his gratidyaremj' 1
home in Qtrmany,
YOUNG 4LAMMANQ WAS JOHN !
For 1 years the boy attended the
puM'c schools, anil wnen fifteen becamo
bartender In his uncle's saloon. In
1902, the Flnmmangs moved to East
SUteentli street, and Flam man I an
nounced that he had given his hiitlni ,
to his young nephew. Great was the
peculation and wonder when the new
name over the door was John .Shrank
Instead of John Flammang, The old
people then moved to No. IW Baat
Eighty-first street, where they had
bought a house, and Schrank lodged
with a family named Zelgler, over j
The new owner made no friends.
Neighbors say that at that time he
regularly received remittances from
Europe. JUS eaucatiun siijini mm in ;
good stead. He spoke English and
Oerman fluently, and at times was a
(uislator for the Staats Zeltung.
M...I. 1',, ...1,1. ,,, ,.t the i
(inn. DaaUra' Association, says he .
remembers SrhraJik as a young leuow
irho was "a little off In his head."
That he had some social Instincts is
Indicated by the fact that ho was a
member of the Hungarian Club at No.
431 Eaat Thirty-first street.
Eventually Schrank sold his business.
Anna Flammang died In 1007. Schrank
waa beside himself with grief. He had
attended her with great devotion. Phy
sicians at the Presbyterian Hospital
aid she was goiag Insane. Schrank,
In hysterics, refused to leave the room
In which her body lay and had to be
put out After she was burled 'n Ever
green Cemetety, Brooklyn, he spent
days beside her grave. Another aunt,
to whom he had transferred his violent
affection, died in 1911, and about the
same time Domlnlck Flammang died,
leaving Schrank worth 136,000.
MOVED TO BROOKLYN TO BE
(trhrank lived alone In the Elghty-firot
treet house, shut up and brooding
again. He disappeared one day. None
of his old Tenth street acquaintances
heard of him after that until the news
came of hla attack on Col. Rooaevelt
ehrank, however, only went to Brook
lyn and took lodging at the 'Old Home
stead," a little hotel a Cooper and
Centra streets, convenient to the ceme
tery, where he still spent hours at his
aunt's grave. He lived at '.he "Old
Homestead" until last January. Shortly
bsfore leaving he asksd Edward Lurln
ger, the manager, to be his agent and
collect the rents at the Eighty-first
street house. He frequently received
letters from Germany, but never di
vulged their contents.
In February Schrank. appearing to
have suffered severe reverses, went to
work In the saloon of Edward Haber
atroh and Theodore Thumann at No.
H Flushing avenue, Brooklyn. He car
ried only a shabby big, and bis moat
treasured possessions ere the photo
graphs of a man and a woman. He was
tried in two positions, failed In both
snd was dts-hirged n March the
saloon proprietors were served with a
summons in a suit brought by Schrank
for HI salary. The suit went to trial
March I si'1 every day while It was In
progress Schrank would appear at the
saloon or st the offices of the proprietor!'
attain. y nl demand his money. On
Mart U a rwaifj waa
Heir to $30,000,000 and Girl
fwrt ww w rt fu
wnom tie is
him. He left the court room sullen and
"He was a uueer man," says Txitils !
Mriada, chef at the saloon. "I could ,
Rot understand aim. He would come t ;
me for his meals, but he never talked
very much. We were not sorry when he j
WAS ALMOST SHRINKING IN HIS
"lOhrank wai a little ihap. short an
tlbby," sayi Mr. Just, of the White
House. "H had a calm face, t quiet
voice and was Inoffensive an i almo.it
shrinking in manner ll seldom hud
anything to My. He would come in and
get his beer, and sit In the room anJ
quietly watch the other men. 1 never
wai so surprised In my life as w.ien I
heard hi1 had snot Uooscvelt."
' Jicrnard Berger. who came to own
8chrank's former saloon, remembers his
Doming there on a visit about four yt-ira
"One of the men present, who knew
Echrank well." said Mr, Berger, "usked
him where he wan living, and I think
he said he was staying with old Klam
tr.ang, bis uncle. Xn one said anything
to me about his being a Socialist then or
any other time, although I th'nk some
one In the party that day expressed the
opinion that the Socialists would rule the
Country some day. I can't recall wheth
er or not It was Schrank who said this."
Mr. Just confirms the statement that
Schrank was never head to talk about
socialism or politics In any form. He
iy he Is sure Schrank never even men
Schrsnk'a Eighty-first street house 1s
now In the name of F. P. Hummel, an
attorney, who lives at No. 24 Marble Hill
avenue. Mr. Hummel declines to say un
der what circumstances he became the
owner of the house.
WOMAN STILL HAS THE UNCLE'S
Mrs. Margaret Daxeklng, who has an
undertaking room at No. 176. East Tenth
street, still has in a Jar the ashes of Mi
Flammang, and told to-day of S-hrank's
bchAvlor at the time of his uncle's
"The young man was terribly ner
vous," she said. "He walked up and
down the floor so fast and so many
times that the men could hardly go
on with the funeral. He talked and
muttered to hlnnelf, and .lust walked
and walked and walked. He got the
embalmer so nervous he couldn't do
his work at all. He had the old man
cremated, and I brought the ashes here.
Two weeka later Schrank he comes and
pays the bill, but he never says a
word about the ashes, and they are
Thuruan, Juai and severs! others
heard from Schrank that he had i sis
ter and brother somewhere In Hrook
lyn, but the police have been unable
to locate them. Just says Schrank
gave his brother's name as Charles, and
said he lived near Cooper and Myrtle
A visit by detectives to Iaurlnger's
hotel In Cooper street unearthed a v illse
left there by Schrank last January. It
contained a photograph of Schrank.
a number of letters In German and
English, some memoranda, mortgages
and deeds. Schrank'a last appearance
there was Sept. 22 The police also
learned that Schrank had borrowed tl'.o
from a man whose name Is withheld,
This Is the money on which Schrank Is
supposerl to have been able to follow
Col Roosevelt over the country.
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Taxi Drivers, Footmen and
Bicycle Corps Beat Bushes
for Mrs. Griffin's Child.
At 7.30 o'clock to-day while Lieut.
Matter was scrachlng the frosl from the
windows of the Ar.-i n il police station
in Central Park a stylishly dressed
woman rushed breathlessly Into the
"My child!" she cried. "Oh, Captain.
Inspector. I've lost my precious child!"
"Tag," said Matter, reaching meehan
tcally for one of the big twioks at his
rinlit behind the desk. ' How old Is the
"In perambulator? What sort?"
POOR DEAR! HE'S THE ONLY
CHILD SHE'S GOT!
"Oh. dear, no! He was walking."
"Huh!" ejaculated Maher. "Well, how
was he dressed?"
"He wo-e a little cute brown blanket,
but I left his little fin: warmers off "
"What's that? Easy now!"
"Oh, stupid! You soe, I didn't have
the heart to keep him on a leash on a
fine morn;ris like this, ami a wagon ran
over his hind, leg right In front of the
Hotel I'lasa. Then he ran away Into
the park." I
said the Lieutenant In a tone of
"It's a dog you're missing,
"Yes. the only child I've got. the poor
Then the lady, Mrs Robert 5tlffln,
four-months bride of the 1'rcsldent of
the Urlffln Wall Paper Company of No.
t2", Fifth avenue, hurried back to her
home, No. M West Fifty-ninth, street.
On the way she stopped every park
policeman and employee ami give a
minute daacrtotlon of "Patrick," wh ',
siie s;ud. w 1 1 the iinest French poodle
avar and so intelligent he answert I
the punwise of a lady's maid. S.ic
offered a reward for his retura.
Stopping in front of the Hotel Plaza,
she engaged the chauffeurs of n half
dozen taxi "ahs to run their machines
through every highway an 1 byway In
the park until they found Patrick,
money no object, and $.Vi reward, In ad
dition to what the meter said. Doyi on
bicycles and fleet-footed men. spurred
not alone by the promised reward but
by a cash guarantee for their time,
raced Into the park and began to beat
through the bushes, In gross violation of
"Keep off the ilrass" signs.
PATRICK COST $400. BUT HE'S
Finally a part laborer found Patrick
In the summer bouse atop the knoll a
Slili avenue and Pifty-nlnth ere.-'. I.
took 'he do tO Mrs. (ii itlit.'s home and
got the reward She sent at once for
Ir. French, the veterinarian, who bait9
dageii Patlrt'a wounded member,
"I'm going to nurse Patrlok myself,"
she told an Evening World reporter.
'Why, he's been Just as good as n
lady a maid t me. when i want my
slippers or anything slSS he can carr ,
all I have to do Is to ask Patrick t0
get them "
Mrs. Orlffln laid she paid W'm fo,-
Patrick when she w is a.'fOad On be
honeymoon, several months ago, bill
W iuldn'1 take $.".ki for him u iw,
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SEES NO ROMANCE BLAMES PARENTS
"All Done in Old-Fashioned
Way," Says Fiancee of
William Ziegler jr.
Yachting Trip Put Finishing
Touch to Their Long
In the sitting room of a modest home
In an unpretentl vis Harlem neighbor
hood, at No. KB West One Hundred an 1
Twenty-second street, Mlas (lladys Vir
ginia Watson told to-day of hnr engage
ment to WMllam Ziegler jr., heir to
$30.ono,000 left to him hy his foster
father, the late Wiiiism legler. manu
facturer of baking powder and support,
of polar expeditions, whU-h bore his
"Will and I have been chums for
years.," Mian Watson said. "He went
to Harvard ami latar to Columbia, srMIe
I attended the Finch School for youtu
ladles. Our families are friends, and he
and 1 took In the round of concerts. We
are both Interested In music, dances, en
tertainments and outings. He Is an ar
dent yachtsman, and we were tngethc
In many jtartles on his yaicht an i
"His health ns a hoy was anything
hut robust. But as he grew older In
also grew in strength, until to-day h'
enjoys the best of health and his tast
runs to ont-of-dofir sports. Aside from
his business, he Is Intereted In all tin
arts, particularly music.
"He Is a member of the Lambda
chanter of the ri ITpslHon fratarnlt)
St Columbia and we would meet nt the.i
dances. Friendship grew, and our en
gagemenl was no surprise to QUI
fi lends. In fact," with a smile, "It a!
took place In the old-fashioned wa
No; we have not yet set the date ol
Soon after Mr. Blagier came into pos
session of the estate which makes lUtn
one of (ha richest young men In the
country, he chartered the sttam yacht
Waklva and took on a pleasure cruise
a pprty which Included Miss Watson
and was chaperoned by Mrs. Fairfield
Carpenter. It w.is on that cruise that
the engagement was first made known
to the friends of the young people.
Mr. Zeigler Waa of age July 2h last
and Is cceupicd by day at the Ham
mond National Hank. He has a city
home at No. ?A Central Park South and
has Inherited an estate at Nnroton.
Conn. He came Into possession of the
Income of the entire estate up in com
ing of age and will receive one-quarter
of the principal every five years there
after. One of the trustees of the estate
Is Mayor Waynor.
GOT A PEEK AT HER KNEE
AND GAVE HER ONLY $500
Unftcling Jury Cut Down Carrie's
Claim tor Injuries She
Fixed at 120,000. t
A Jury In Justice Blaokmar! Supreme
Court. Long Island City, to-day re
turned a verdict swarding Miss Caroline
ijrotitzncr, who lives st mill street and
Flushing road. long Island City, Vki
damages aaginst Adolph Kaufman, s
wealthy mining expert who lives at
the Hotel Manhattan. Miss flroctsner.
who Is sixteen years old. was suing to
recover Kn.mio for Injuries received when
she was struck hy Kaufmann's automo
bile on June 24 of this vear as she
was walking on Flushing road.
The young woman's plea was tha,t the
blow from the machine. In which Kauf
mann was riding at the time of the ac
cident, had broken her kneecap I'pon
the order of the Court, which had been
Import und by th Jury. Miss QroUtgnar
took down her stocking in court and
showed the twelve good men arid true
the scare Of the automobll's assault. ,
HERE'S ANOTHER DOG
YARN; IT'S ABOUT WILLIE,
WHO PUZZLED COURT.
Just where Nellie, material witness
In the case of Mike Itatlnsky, charged
with larceny before Magistrate Mreen
Iti the Tombs Pollen Court, Is to tie
kept until trial, was the cause of an
argument between the Court, the District-Attorney
and Nellie herself to
"She might go to the House of De
tention," suggested Assistant District
Attorney Thomua Nolan.
They won't take bar," replied Ma
"She can't go home," said Mr. Nolan.
"And she can't stay at the station
house." emphatically declared Detic
tlve McKec, as he tweaked Nellies
Thereupon Nellie kissed the feet of
I one Jacob Cohen of No H4 Monroe
t street, and with yelps of delight, In-
dlcutcd that her own inclination was
i to go with him
Nellie Is a well-formed, it ff ect :oria t f
brtndle bull dog nohen, who owns
her, values her at $",r'. and was com
I plaining witness to-day against llat
I Insky. who, he says, took Nellie for a
! walk on et : and failed to return her
I Max Eerlrisky. a saloonkeeper In Park
j How. also was In Court and del l.neri
i be had bought Nellie from Itatlnsky
for $2 50.
Itatlnsky was held In 11,000 ball,
and It was finally decided Nellie must
go to the "c.tre and custody" of the
property clerk until the trial
C!nv. Menu to Slump Here.
RlOHMON'n, Va.. Ool ii Oov. Vann,
i was announoad to-day. win leave Frl-
day for Massachusi tts. where he m-l!l
make six or seven speeches for the
i Democratic national ticket, la'er tour
ing thsouvh Connecticut, Kea York
and New Jcrs- v. He w ill be on the
stump for two weeka gnd aspects to
mas on an average three addraaaM
Pretty Mrs. Weaver, Left With
30 Cents, Is to Sue Min
ister and Wife.
ELOPI-D A YFAR AGO.
Then Both Returned to Homes
and 19-Year-Old Husband's
Love Grew Cold.
Mrs Florence Weaver, wife of na.ne
r.arr.ibee Weaver, nineteen yars old.
son or nav, Thomas 51. Weaver, sat
In her mother's apartment at No. 9i
West One Hundred and Fourth street
to-day and tearfully told of her shat
tered romance which began s year ago
list Labor Day with an elopement and
which Is ending wllh a still for Repara
tion on a charge of desertion.
The young wife Is a beautiful dark-
eyed girl, the freshness of her face en
hanced and made more attractive by
the little tinge of melancholy her sor
row has wrought. She says sh feels
no hatred against her husband, hut
rather blames his parents and declares
she Is going to sue them for alienation
of his affections. Mrs. Weaver's mo
tion for counsel fee and alimony of
1100 a week comes up before Justice
Ureenbaum In the Supreme Court on
Mrs Weaver said that her husband,
although only nineteen, la a man of the
world, with all the theories of a man
if forty One of the most advanced of
his Ideas of matrimony, and which
irouglit forth a storm of objection from
lier, she said to-day. was his apparent
willingness not to expect her to tie her
self down to him entirely, but to permit
,ier to receive the attentions of other
men, saying he also WOUln lnta to have
the privilege of attending to social
Mrs Weaver last saw her husband
ept. IX. when he left her In their cozy
i part 'i i en t at No. Ill Manhattan stnt
to go to business In the office of Spen
er. Trask & Co., where he Is employed.
When the young snd happy wife re
turned home that afternoon shs as
informed by the hallboy that her hus-
band had left, taking all his clothing
With him. She found he had not left
yen a note saying farewell, but list
pU 30 cents on the dining table.
BOTH RETURN TO HOMES Of
"I knew Deane for ten months before
I married him." said the young wir to
day in the presence of her mother, Mrs
Mice Sborlle. "I loved him devotedly
when I consented lo elope with him. We
were merrled at the home of my aim',
Mrs. Margaret Held, at WatervleM, N.
y. I thought we were going to Iks very
happy. That was on Labor Pay. I'll
Two weeks la,ter we came to New York.
My husband went to the home of his
parantl and I returned to my mother. I
objected to this, but Deans said his ia-
rents objected to the marriage, and that
lie did not have enough money to sup
port ma, Several times be culled on me
lining the winter and would take me to
the theatre anil restaurants; hut but lie
made no effort then to furnish a home
for me, I loved him all the time and
always tol l him so. I waa making al
lowances for his youth.
"Last winter we made several trips to
my aunt's borne In Wa-tervlelt, but when
we returned he always went back to his
paranti and I to my mother,
"Laal winter Daana'a father called
me over the telephone and asked me to
meet hint In the Hotel Astor Wo had
a plea-ant conversation, snd he prom
ised on behalf of his son to furnish a
home for tc. Dr. Weaver said, how
ever, that Mrs. Weaver was not pleased
with Deanes marriage would not
receive me. Dr Weaver was a kindly
Inclined man and I liked him, but the
home for Deane and myself fsJled to
HER LOVE AT LAST KILLED,
"This last act of desertion has killed
my love for him lie made me very
unhappy the last week we were to
gether He told me that I was repul
sive to hint and that he could no longer
tolerate me One of my girl friends
told me that De ine to I her that I no
longer luid any attraction for him.
"He called her up tiy phone sever!
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SUBWAY AT THE DOOR-ONE BLOCK FROM BROADWAY
SHE st Es MINISTER'S
SO FOR SEPARATION.
limes and Invited her to dinner, which
she says she Indignantly resented. Miss
Mnrlnn Igmc.a, mho Is known In vaude
ville as Sunshine.' who has been a
friend of mine since early childhood,
and who Introduced Deane to me, told
me that she had to threaten to inform
his parents In order to keep him from
calling on her when she was at the
"The defence that Deane and his
paronts make that he Is unaMe to sup
port me is absurd. He nlways seemed
to Itave money before our .marriage
When WO eloped and were married he
was preparing to go to Princeton t'td
verslty. He dresses well. In of the
Ideal ope of college 009 In appearance
and carries himself with n'.most sang
froid. "I don't exxnt to hurt Deane t he
has niado me most unhappy, and I
think he should tie made to support
me. My suit Is tiding conducted by
Milton Spelgel of No 170 Hrondway."
BROKER RUN DOWN
BY BIG TRUCK AFTER
Driver of the Machine Takes
Mr. Boardwell to the Red
Panned In by a moving street ear In
fromn of hint and spparimtly so panic
stricken Mat ho could not Jump hack
toward the curb, Lavera Boardwell, a
wealthy broker with an offlOO at No.
41 Broadway, was run down to-day and
seriously Injured by an automobile truck
at lllghty-thlrd street and Amsteidam
Mr. Hoard well was taken to the Itsd
Cross Hospital II" was unconscious
arcl suffering from Internal Injuries and
a fraoture ,,f the left arm. Hla head
was badly cut and brlllgad, The front
wheel of the truck nail passed over his
Ir. McKettrlck, of the hospital Ktiiff.
-aid (list It was doubtful whethor he
The Injured broker wis taken to the
hospital by Qeorga Quertn, drlver of th
truck (luerin told, I 'r. McKettrlck that
the Injured man hid Started SCrOS tin'
trawl hut had stopped in front of the
oncoming truck, when a street cat
passed In front of lilrn.
He Hitld the I r k was too close upon
Boardwell to be stopped, and although
be triad to turn In toward the iiirb as
soon as he raw Boardwell, the broker
moved lack In the game direction lust
far i-nough to git in front of the ma
chine. Tbo police later found Ouerln at No
IH Qresnwloh street, when David Le
haney is in tin pa In I bustnasa, whleh
namo nnd address i luerin bad given to
the hospital authorities,
PYom I luerin Story of the accident
ley could not lodge a cnarge of reck
less driving agatnsi htm, bUl be whs
arrested on the charge of operating the
automobile trick without a driver's
lloirdwell llv-s In a hoarding house st
NO. til West Bight y-t hi rd street. Mrs.
Rhoppafdi who i ins th, establishment,
sh.1'1 Mr oBardweli w,i unmarried, and
aboUl forlv-dve veirs of ng"
Ouerln deolared that no on on the
(treat -ar saw thi accident, ns II had
paused by Just before the truck knocked
the broker down. He could not find a
Ill to $50
$16 to $42
HER BATTLE WITH
A NEGRO FOOTPAD
Miss Ikvhlolf Tells of Attack
on Her and Friend in W ilds
VICTIM IS BADLY HURT,
Miss Hay ward, Cruelly Choked
hy Rohhcr, Is in a Critical
Condition, Doctors Say.
Miss Susie Hayward. one of two
trained nurses who were beaten, choked
and rohbeil by an unidentified negro at
Jerome avenue and Mosholu Parkway,
the Krnnx. last night, la tn a serloua
condition to-day. She has had several
hemorrhages from the throat, where the
fiendish grasp of the negro's hands waa
sufficient to break the tissues Inside of
ths thoracis cavity, and there are r vl
dences she may have a fractured skull.
kllsa Kllsshrth He. htolf. who lives
with Miss Hayward at the Nurses'
Home at No. M 1-xlngton avenue,
though not so seriously hurt as her com
panion, suffered from nervous hysteria
all last night ami to-day was suffering
from the shock of the encounter.
She told the story of the assault to an
livening World reporter.
"Miss Hayward and I were watting
for a Jerome avenue car at the Moeholu
Parkway crossing," she said, "at about
IM o'clock last night. The nearest
building to us wss the power house, a
block away. Woods and vacant lota
wsri behind us.
".Suddenly we saw a nesro step from
the darkness swiftly toward us. He
appeared to be a young man. about
twenty-two. I should sa.y. He waa coffee-
colored and wore bla k clothes snd a
black derby bat.
"He ran first at me
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mannish lines the postscript models from Fifth j
Avenue. Fach coat richlv lined with silk or(
satin. Nothing prettier at any price.
The Htdcll Lint of $25 Suits LhMtnges
Comparison Anylvhert in Iht Wor.d
SALE AT ALL BEDELL STORES
14 ard 16 West 14th Street New York
460 and 462 Fulton Street Brooklyn
645-651 Br .ad Street Newark, N. J.
hy coMrin:ssi:i aik in
438, 410, 442 WEST M-a BT,
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thing that glittered In hla right hand.
I I Mid not see whether ,i n a re
volver or not.
" '(live me your purse!" he shouted, at
th,, same time nmkli i a swing at me
with the thing he held In hi hand. I
sJVgatl snd cried out that he could have
tny purse, at the ssma time holding out
"Ma grabbed thai and then turned Ilka
a Hash on Miss Hayward. who bad been
too scared to run. Ho strm k her sev
eral times on the heaf. She sank to th
grauwg and then he knelt on her and
tried to wrest her purse out of her
hand, Che fl ight blm nnd thrn tt was
that he put his hands on her throat and
She hi came unconscious. H grabbed
her purse sad ran Into the woods be
hlhd the avenue. For some minutes
Miss Hayward continued unconscious.
Though I called nobody came, and It
was not until I got strength enough to
walk to the iower house and tell the
story or the assiull that help came to
Dr. William A. Robert of No. t40
Kast Two Hundred and Ktrat street waa
Summoned and had the two women as
sisted to bis home. After treating them
there he took them In an automobile to
their home, on lexlngton avenue. De
tectives Tlerney and (Juick of the Bronx
Detect! Pireiii were put on the case,
but have found no trsce of the negro
who attacked th women.
AIRMEN HURLED INTO BAY,
Army Aviators Have Narrow Es
cape on Trip to Washington
Saved hy Naval Crew.
ANNA POMS, Md.. Oct. MSelling
Into a faulty pocket of air Just after
they started from the Naval Acade-nT
on a trip to Wahelngton to-day, Lieut.
O. II. Kllyson and 11. I., smith of the
Navy Aviation Nrna had the most sert
out smashup which has occurred ilnca
the establishment of the fixing echool
Neither F.llyson ttir Smith were hurt
beyond a few contusions and a plunge
Into the waters of the harbor, but their
hydroaeroplane waa completely demol
ished. They had been skimming along
on the surface of the water for half a
mile and had taken to the air, attaining
a height of about twenty-five feet when
the accident occurred. The crew of a
navy launch packed up the aviators.
Mlaasmrl Hull Manse 1 pheld.
JHKKKllfON '1TY, Mo.. Oct. K The
Supreme 'ourt to-day unanimously up
held the right of the Progressive party
to have Its State and presidential elec
tor th'ki'ts placed upon ho offtcinl ballot.
The t'ourt overruled the action of the
1 i, mod alc tate Committee 111 ousting
I Frank II Harris, as a irrcaldentlaU sksc
wavlng some-1 tor at large.
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