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POUNDED BY HORACE GREELEY
WEDNESDAY, JANUABI 18. 1H-8.
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THE NEUS THIS MOE XIX G.
Forficv.?Mr. Balfonr In peril; tho Chief Secre?
tary for Inland is menace 1 daily with tbe fate of
Lord Frednrick Cavendish. _____ Mr. Wilfrid
l'-i'iM's "..-ns.iii Miril charges agatust Mr. Bnllonr
irtTe ? ide for the first time some four months ago.
: ' President Diaz's daughter w-as married to
Betlor De La lorre on Monday. ?* A coniDarl
ecrn of the estitiiHtes e.f the forces in the frontier
?provinces ot Russia, Ocrni.inv and Anstris ix great?
ly to tho ndvnntaRe of Russia.-The star, a
new Home Kulo newspaper, made ita appearance In
Co.NURK.s8. ? Both branches In session. ?
?Senate : Debate on Blair Educational hill by Sen?
ators Muir. Dawes. Platt and llama. :-?- House:
Jn the ahsenee, nf Speaker Carlisle Representative
Cox was chosan Speaker t-ro tem. ??_ Action on
t!,c N:itie.n:il HaniVintr Assoc ation bili delayed by
the tinli'iitenniT "f Representatives Weaver and
Anil'Tsoa. ?:r-=r The President cent a message on
the Picnic Railroads to both house*.
l?(iMr<nc.?Governor Hill denies that ho has
nflrred Colonel Fred, (inuit a Quarantine Cnmiais
rToncrsliip. ?__--?? Daniel Dougherty delivered aa
min re sh before tbe State Btu Association at Albany.
?:?r_ R. ports of loss of life in tho Weetern bliz
z.iitl cont niue; ice f..iTne<l a foot thick on tbe
i .ol?rado R ver of Texas-Ch aries K. Yonng
vas in i,.ste d fur stealing $50,000 from tho'
Mlcblgaa Carbon Works of Detroit, of which he
wa* tre-mnrer. , ? No coal was hauled by tho
Kr-ailing road yesterday. _____ Thfl love-story of
President Hue hanan told by Misa Blanche Nevin.
? Two fatal collisions ocouned on the Erie
City and PrnrRDAN.?Anthony Comstock In?
terrupted by Lum Stnitb at tbe annual meeting of
the Society for the Suppression of Vice ; speecbes
by prei!nineut oler-styinon. a AniendmOtits to
*ai vs nie for better discipline adopted hy the Repub?
lican County Committee. . Tho annual dinner
of I ypmhetio eaten. _____ The second Patriarchs'
bsl! tonk place at l>eltnonico's. -.-Ths Old
tiri.iril ball given at the Metropolitan Opera llonse,
" ?; Stocks dull and lower, recovering and clos
Thc Weather.? Indications for to-day : Slightly
wnrmer, with fog or light rain, followed by colder,
clearing weather. Temperature yesterday: lligh
tat, i>2 degrees; lowest, 16; average, 24 8-8.
On reading our London -cable dispatch to?
day Hig average mind would be Justified in
liarlieiiLiii; a doubt as lo winch ia to be pre?
ferred?tbe lum n of Chief Secretary for Ire?
land, or tho tbrone of the Czar of all the Rus
The Republican County Committee has adopt?
ed thc amendments io its constitution which set
lort h anil doline its posver over the district aa
fiiK iatinns. That tbe latter should be to an ex?
tent subject to the ??* iitr.il body ig necessary
for the maintenance of discipline and the car?
is inj* on of tbe party's work effectively. Tbe
right to couiptl a rc-e;iroluient, for instance,
haa been questioned. It existed all tho .tame,
nnd the amendment on that point simply puts
the matter beyond dispute hereafter.
blt. Crosby'* bill forbidding- the city
authorities to erect the new criminal court?
house in the City Hall Park will meet with the
?emphatic approval of tito people of this city.
'1 in rc titicht not to be a particle of doubt about
Its piis.s;ij*p through both branches of the Logis
luturo. The feeling that the only open space
in the city between the Battery uud Washing?
ton Square should not be encroached upon to
the extent of a single square inch has been
shown unmistakably. An additional city
building would be of permanent advantage, but
the place for it to sand is elsewhere than the
City Hall Park. There will be little difficulty
iu finding a Droper site.
A lad of lillee u who bas been known as a
professional thief lor two years, abo was ar?
rested for vagrancy at the age of eleven, wbo
two years later was charged with robbery, and
?who within a few sveeks was accused of larceny
and sent to the House of Reluge, is a peculiarly
unwelcome development of life in New-York,
"jesterday he was in court to answer the ex?
tremely grave charge of highway robliery.
Again he goes to thc House of Refuge, where,
lt is to be teared, little can be done in the way
of reb?! linne bim. The boy has a home with
hm parents, but hus refused to live there, and
xi eui-, destined to u life of crime. How to
reach and reocne such as he is one of the prob?
lems which tho men and women who devote
theiiiat-lvii* to tbe welfare of their fellows have
yet to solve.
Extraordinary efforts ave beiug put forth to
aave .Driscoll from the gallows. An uppe.-n bas
been muda to tbe General '1 erm of the Supreme
Court troin iteeoider Smyth fl retusul to grant
a new trial, und the questioa whether thiB ap.
peal ads us astay of the judgment of execution
is to be heard by the Court of Appeals to-day.
Au unusual complication has ai ison, whereby
unless the Court of Appeals decides at once tho
dei i-io-i on tbe appeal to the General Terni
gaight be rendered after the man was haia-rd.
The preparations for carrying the law into
eflect ou PridaY are meanwhile going on. Tbe
gituation illustrates once more the incongru?
ities and inconsistencies ol our criminal laws.
The etteeti veness of the death penalty is largely
ieuendeiit upon the promptness wit_ which it
is inflicled. At present the possibilities' of put?
ting off the fatal day are almost unliuiit. l.
Tinkering with the Civil Service laws is a
favorite occupation with Democratic officials.
Mayor Whitney bad only been at tbe head of
the Brooklyn city government a short time
when he asked the State Civil Service Commis?
sion to modify the regulations in fore*, in
Brooklyn to as to make it easier for Democrats
to get into office. The application was properly
refused. Now Mavor Chopin, with a more
compliant State Commission, has had the nuin
lx:r of Civil Service Coniiiiissionera for Brook?
lyn reduced from eleven to five. The rertson
for doing this is not clear. In view of Mr.
Chapiu's recent appointments, svhich show his
subserviency to tho Democratic ring, the
natural interpretation is that a board of five
can be more easily managed than a board of
eleven. Mr. Whitney's Commissioners, how?
ever, found little trouble in so handling tho
Civil Service machinery that only Deuiociats
were ground out.
MAYOR HEWITT'S SUGGESTIONS.
The second of tho Mayor's messages this
year is one of the ablest and most inlcresting
documents ever sent to tho Common Council.
lt takes np the branches of the city government
in det.'iil, and makes many .sugg'-stion* of
value. Mr. Hewitt has had cause for express?
ing dissatisfiielion wilh so many things thnt
readers of this message may be surprised to
lind that he considers the system of municipal
government hero well adapted to the work
which it has to do, and doe* not feel that it
needs a general rvs ision.
Ho discusses first (ho operations of the police
force and tho coutts, and speaks with inst
pride of what has hei-n accomplish!" I '.dring
bis term in the supplcssjon of infamous re?
sorts and the tessi BABA of crime. Ile scores
somo of tho Civil Justices without mercy, but
does not sa* a word too much. His criticisms
of several of the police courts are .still stronger,
and yet no honest m:in can regard them in the
least exaggerated. He remarks that in many
eases tho sympathy of police justices seems lo
bo with notorious ohVnders. His recom?
mendations as to amendments of the.law. by
which the selection of police justices should bo
limited to members of the bar of experience
and high character, arc to be commended.
This is a reform of vast importance
Mr. Hewitt has made up his mind that much
moro good can be accomplished in a number I
of departments by reducing tho control of them \
from boards to single he-ads. and his arguments j
in support of these- ptOJfOBttl changes ant |
marked by his usual ability and energy. He.
however, does not favor spring elections, and
in this unprejudiced observers will agree lhat
ho is probably right. Spring dm lions gre
always advocated as a panacea for all evils by
tho witless Mugwumps In this town, who are
continually airing what they supposo to bo
their superior wisdom by sitting loith ridicu?
lous schemes for changes in our municipal gov?
ernment. Tho Mavor believes that thc pay?
ment of assessmentsi by candidates should be
prohibited, and all tho legitimato expenses of
elections, such as printing, .should bc borne by
thc Suto. This conclusion of his will bo ap?
proved by many cautious and broad-minded
critics of municipal aflairs. Hut the Mayor
will find far less support in his renewed re?
commendation that licenses be granted for Ibo
sale of light wines and beer after 1 o'clock on
Tho message nraises the management of the
Department of Public Works. Tho Mayor
evidently doe* not know how fara well-mean?
ing head of this department has been blinded
by crafty and self-seeking politicians. This
department, as now organized, is one of tho
weakest and most inellicient machines in Uio
city for genuine public service, while it is ono
of tho citadels of the County Democracy for*
manipulation of ward politics. Mayor Hewitt
deals lightly wilh Commissioner Coleman,?
much more lightly than peoplo who are weary
of tho shameful condition of our streets will
like- He refers to the difficulties of the Com?
missioner on account of tho encumbrances in
tho streets and the throwing of waste articles
from houses and shops, but this does not ex?
plain or excuse tho condition in which West
Broadway has been for years. Obstructions
from houses and shops aro not serious in this
thoroughfare, and yet it has been in a shame?
ful condition for a long time. Thus is simply
a caso of neglect or incompetency.
The Mayor's suggestions as to the Depart?
ment of Charities and Correction and tho
Board of Education will be read with attention
by all tho friends of good government. He
shows himself profoundly concerned for the
proper handling of the great responsibilities
resting on the officials who have iu charge tho
helpless warda of tho community, and also an
ardent and enthusiastic friend of our system
of public schools. He is against crippling
either tho charities or the schools, and theiein
his position is impregnable. All in all, tho
message furnishes much food for thought, and
is so moderate in temper, so calm and well
considered, and yet so earnest and broad?
minded, that it will raise Mayor Hewitt to an
even higher position in the esteem of his fel?
low-citizens than that which ho has thus fur
THE PRESIDENT AND THE RAILROADS.
The President has accompanied his trans?
mission to Congress of the reports of tlie Pacific
Hailroad Commission with a message remark?
able for what it does not nay. He evidently
approached tho writing of it uncertain whether
to bo a demagogue or a statesman. He seemed
to perceivo tho opportunity afforded him by
tho majority report to be a statesman, but the
strain against nature which such a course
would have required, even when it was laid
out for him by others with all the exactness of
detail of a civil engineer's chart, was seemingly
too much. He could not be all a statesman,
and ho contrived to avoid being as much of a
demagogue gg his friend, Mr. Pattison, desired.
Ho filled many pages of manuscript with mild
abuse of the railroad managers, and concluded
by advising Congress to do what lt thinks best.
Considering that his friend Pattison has already
furnished that body with abuse much more
virulent and interesting, and that the majority
Commissioners have presented advice much
more to the point, it would seem as if Congress
would have b"en just as well otf had he sent
them tho reports alone, unaccompanied by any
evidences of his mental btrugglcs.
One remark in tho message, though it is
neither new nor suipriMiigly astute, is worth
some comment "Any adjustment or plan of
settlement," says Mr. Cleveland, "should bo
predicated upon tho substantial interests of
the Government rather than nus foilioaia". m
or generosity deserved by the companies." !
This means, wo take it, that tbe Government
should get back tho money which the com?
panies owe it as soon and with as Utile trouble ;
as possible, from this proposition there will
bo no general dissent- lt is eminently a prac?
tical idea. Tho ob>ei various supporting il,
however, all flavor of tho demagogue lt ig
not urged that the money should bc recovered
because it belongs to the people, but. only be
tBMSm Mr. Cleveland's ample bosom is filled
with "irritation and indignation at the stoii'r*
Mr. Pattison a** told him.
it has not occurred to him to inquire what
claims the mada have upon th conn'ty. He
gives no attention to the fad that before th's
were built we-were paying nearly SH.^X^OOO
a yeO f".r set vices in liaiispoitativii that now
cost tho Government less than * I .OOO.WO,
flo does not advert to thc fact
that the roads now receivo absolutely
nothing for any service done the tJot/erntn-'nt
on any part of their systems. __ adopts the
phrases of tho Sou'hern brigadiers who have
been too recently engage*! in destroying the
C.oveinmcnt to tah,- any interest in building
it up, and talks of a "reckless and unguardi <l
appropriation (>f the public domain," neglec'.lul
of tho circumstance that having given th**
roads 26,08-9,63-1 acres of land vain-''! at Si %5
per acre, wo imniediiitcly doubled the price of
the alternate sections of this (.rani and got our
money back willi abundant, interest, lt did
not strike him as worth mentioning thai, in
ihe seventeen years following the completion
of Ihe road* the Goventmccl sold in the Terri?
tories made accessible by them no less than
R6t210.265 :t? rea ol land at prices langmg
from iri 86 lo .f- 50 an acre.
lt is, as the President says, Jiigh time lhat
tho "troublesome complications" surrounding
this subject were settled finally. They could
havo been so settled long ago but for the
demagvgy and worse than blind nonsense of
his party in Congress. He has done all ho
d.ircs to make the settlement still more dilli
cult by patting the demagogues on the bark
and by effoils to striko a dramatic attitude as
the champion of the people against lhe " rob?
bers'' who have enriched the public treasury
and built tho great W'c-lein States. Ile docs
ssim-Is, howey cr, lo stop at a bit of stage
play, and having struck his altitude to have
Congress to deal with Uie quest it n as it thinks
THE COURTS AXD THE NEW SPAY BBS.
Wo print upon another page the principal
part of an address delivered yesterday at Al
ebanj before the State IJ.ir yissix'iation by Mr.
Daniel Dougherty, late of Philadelphia, but
DOW, happily, our fellow-townsman. Tho
? mt ur lugan with certain reflections upon thc
mutual obligations of the Hench and Bar, sug?
gested bj ? long and hoiioral'li' experience as
a practitioner, but tlie chief feature of his
address is a criticism of the relations of tho
public press to the administration of justin-,
as they wero presented to his attention during
tho recent bribery trials, and espc( dally while
he was himself engaged in the defence of Al?
derman Cleary, lu that case ho had the nus
fortuno to bo associated in thc popular mind
wilh his impulsive brother, Mr Ira Shafer;
but thoso who were familiar with the circum
r-tances of the trial will remember that Mr.
Dougherty did not think it essential to tho
Welfare of his client that all tin* cmiiisol for
th** defence should paralyzo Uie jury with
1 ysieri,a| denunciations of tho ness spa per-,.
His suave but earnest criticism of the press at
this Lune appeals?, therefore, to be the fruit of
mature deliberation, and for this reason it
seems desirable to point out some of the errors
into which In* has fallen.
The position which Mr. Dougherty take* is
this: That it is the privilege and may be tho
duty of a free press to record minutely tho
progress of a trial, but that it should never,
under any circumstances, offer any comment
or prediction, any expression of hisoc or state?
ment of obligation in connection therewith,
l'efoio.1 veldlet has been rendered. II.-thinks
that the newspaper were radically and wofully
wrong in their treatment of the bribery cases,
that they persistently pursued a course wb>OM
constant tendency and ultimate result mn*-t
be to undermine justice and osi-rthrosv civiliza?
tion ; and he would be glad to see the penalty
of fine and imprisonment attached to a similar
offence in the future.
It is the ciistom of the legal fraternity, in
public discuss.:.ns, sometimes in a spirit of
riiotoi'ical exaltation, but often, we are per?
suaded, wilh all sincerity, to dilate* upon i(s
supreme place in the order of existence, and
('. assume that its members are professionally
endowed with so mysterious and assful a
sanctity that Sheridan's ascription to Just i co
might appropriately be addressed (o (he mean?
est of them :?" Whoso favorite attitude is to
stoop to the unfortunate, to hear their cry, to
rescue and relieve, to succor and save; majestic
from its mercy, venerable from its utility, up?
lifted without pride, firm without obduracy,
beneficent in each preference, lovely though
in her frown." Now the disquieting fact is
that the legal fraternity, taken as a whole, just
escapes being a public nuisance. To controvert
without quoting Mr. Dougherty, It does not
livo up to a lofty conception of its duty to
itself or tho community; it does not purge
itself of unworthy members; it docs not im?
peach corrupt judges; it does not furnish tho
strongest support, of social order. It is, to a
great degree, lax. sc1fi*-h and unprincipled. Tho
bar would never of its own volition and energy
have indicted twenty-one Aldermen and the
man y\ho bribed them, convicted four and sent
three to Ping Sing- In commonplace pro?
cedures it is tho duty of the press to refrain
from anticipating the vet diet-- a duty which
ig seldom violated; but there aro occasions
sshen tho great conrt of public opinion, to
which Bench and liar must bow, is under tho
most sacred obligation to make its will mani?
fest. It has happened more than once-, "Alien
justice has been drugged by avarice and bound
by technicalities, that tho press has aroused
her and set her free.
Wt yield to no one in our admiration of the
character and gratitude for the example and
services of high-niindcd. fearless, unselfish,
incorruptible lawyers; and such men have
nover been numerically few in any generation.
Hut when next the liar Association does itself
the honor to listen to Mr. Dougherty he may
confer a lasting benefit upon its members and
upon the community by devoting his polished
and animated eloquence to an exposition of
Ihe mournful fact that no man can concoct a
scheme for public or piivate plunder too vilo
to command within an hour the services of a
lawyer in good and regular standing at the
Comparisons of blizzards in the extreme
Xorlhssesl ait* apt lo be deceptive. The loss
of lifo by the ettenna -which have prevailed in
Dakota and four adjoining Territories and
States is the largest ever known m thal quar?
ter, al'hoiigh the recorded I'-tniieiriii un-s are
not among the loyvest in the memory of the
oldest settlers. These facts ar? not particu?
larly significant, since the country devils*,itcd
by whtat resemble* a tornado of cold has onlv
lieen stilled ? few years. If there were onlv
s'-venty lise* pest in 1**".'!, yvhen the scvi-n--|
storm evr known in that quarter <n mired,
while during the last live davs over 200 vic
liins base peiished. it nins! be horne in minti
that then- are twenty scltl. rs in tho Dakola
region to-day ss here lhere was bb-J* .,?,. Ij'teen
Tenn ag". Thc loet Ol bf*' bj *t,,,,?.-.-. and e\
ticino cold must net i-vsai il v be greater now -\ en
willi less* rigoi'iis vu allier, owing to th.* in?
crease of population. None the b ss apiialliii..
is thc .record of ni'.rlalily in th*' Northnist.
'I he storm mi-hi* to have come absolutely with?
out, warning, ss h. ii thc skies had been tm
usually promising and ovoiybody was e\|-.:
in<* line weather. For ? hi-if dais furious gales
tnt*, blinding licet and siio**' and intervals of
intensn cold pt evaded. Great suffering has
been caused and many houteholua have been
darkened by death.
This unusual blizzard followed the Mis?
souri and Mississippi valleys into Louisiana,
ami al*o swept across country into southern
Texas. In Memphis, Hat on Kongo, Shreveport,
Austin and -Galveston the coldest weather
known for a generation has been experienced.
There have been sf.nils ,.f driving sleet in the
southern parishes of Louisiana, where snow
has seldom, if ever, been seen. Hi vera in
Texas have bren frozen over for the lust time
in the memory of the oldest inhabitants. The
storm in that quarter has been one of unpre?
cedented severity; and the settlement of those
Mates, unlike that of thc Northwest Territories,
dates back a long vxay.
Tho At Lin! io States, means-bile, have ap?
parently escaped the fury of this memorable
cold wave. If temperatures have fallen in tho
luke district and iii Canada and there has been
a disagreeable Hm iv of snow in the st reel i ol
New-Yoik, the wintry visitation has been mild
and zephyr-like in comparison with the ex?
traordinary experience of Louisiana and Da?
kota. The great January storm has es adultly
spent lbs force in the Northwest and South.
This is good -so far as it goes; but the next
blizzard may como this stay.
ADMIRAL PORTEE'8 AROVMENT.
Admiiiil Poller"* letta read at the Shipping
Convention contained a practical argument
for the revival of tho commercial marino. Ho
asserted that the enormous sum of afltJO.OOO,
eQOO g ya ar was taken out of the emmi iv by for?
eigners in the carrying trade. ? This gieat
How," he added, "swells the wealth of hiiropean
Mates, increases their cities, gives employment
to their artisans, covcis the ocean with their
ships, builds up their great mai inc workshops
and HlrcnglhiMs their navies. In an equal
ratio it deprives a multitude of indiisirics in
this country of employ inetit.*' Americans, in
his judgment, are pasing an ImmCDAt subsidy
to fore.gn enterprise in abandoning the carry
uig trade to r'.uropoun rivals. They arc
neglecting what luis been in the past, .ind what
may again be in the future with wise legislation,
ono of the chief sources of national wealth.
'?Tho London Tunes" recently demonstral* d
tho correctness ?f Admiral Porter's views. lu
a can-fully pn-paicd stutisiual article on Kng
land's shipping supremacy it showed that the
gross receipts of the carrying trade ranged be?
tween .sj-jj.ooo.oooand ^50,000,000, exceed?
ing tho net receipts from luil.suy.s in the United
Kingdom or thc annual value of the coal pro?
duced, and approximating lo the pres* nfc
agricultural rent of thc country as a whole.
England's shipping Irado baa become, in some
K-peit.*, itg mot* important material interest.
Mino it ia now (he chief eanier for the rest of
lhe world. Hs supremacy is due in thc main
to >thg decadence of American slopping. The
wonderful progress it has made since IS75 has
been at thc >_xpenM of .Norway, Iialy and the
United States, both (icim.iny and France hav?
ing improved iheir position during the inti aval
through a system of bounties and premiumg
on national tonnage. With similar protection
tho American commercial marine can and ought
to be revived and tho Hag once moro restored
lo the seas.
The Territorial Constitutioual Convention Bit
tine; >gg Aurora in Dakota luis adopted resolutions
praying for the ad-mission of South Dakota as a
Slat* with that nnme. lt is si li ni fi ca nt that rho
resolutions declare a preference for remaining in
the Territorial condition rather than that the
Territory shall not bo divided on admission to the
Cnit.n. But H. is to bc ho|>*"d it will not l.e eall'-d
South Pakula. With so many beautiful names
nt our disposal the calendar of States ought not
to lie disfigured by such a split name as this.
Let om- part of the Territory take the name of
Dakota, and thfl other some other equally dis?
tinctive and beautiful.
Dinkelspiel takes the ground that he is good
enouvh tn Im appointed To ofiiee under a Demo?
crat ie Admit,isiiiiiiou. Tba moral a*reiat*fl of the
party is not hi_tli, Hint's ix fait, but the Adminis
tration may not like to admit that it is us low
Mr- "iYanamnker the only ?Wanamaker, of Phil?
adelphia, has gone on nnd quietly solved the prob?
lem of cheap homes for his workingwomen, sim?
ply bj sol vim? it. For |S.SS a week they j;.-t Ima rd,
lodgin-r, washing of a dozen pieces and the usa of
bath room, reception und dancing rooms, nnd bosvl
ing alleys. The experience of the B-on Mardie
In Paris 6hows that this is u practical movemenS
Noss", who xviii begin iu New-York?
The hettm-* at the Hoffman House is $5,000 to
nothing and no takers that it will bc long, long
years before tbe " Businessa Men's Democratic
Association" tender Governor Hill another invi?
tation to dine with them. You see, the Governor,
when he waa a guest of the associution a few
evenings ago, uttered a glaring thing " which one
would rather have left unsaid,*' at tho expense of
those who were entertaining bira. '" I have only
ono objection," remarked the Governor, " to urgo
against that prince of good fellows, Mt. Depew.
He monopoUzes all the good dinners." Now, Mr.
Depew was not present nt the dinner of the
Business Men's Democratic Association, hence,
acconbng to the Governor, it could not have been
a " good" dinner. Of course, if lt yvas not a good
dinner, lt wns a bud dinner. Tt is none of our
funeral, but If David li. expects to capture many
delegates this spring, he must quit giving Dcino
cratie associations to understand that, tney give bad
dinners?well-meaning dinners, but not good.
"South Carolina,? remarks "Tlie Buffalo Cou?
rier," "appears to need a lively dosing with qui?
nine" N"W, if a Ilepublican paper had mnde that
remark* the Democratic Commitiee would have
rear?l on its hind lcg-s and tearfully protested that
it was high time to stop waving tbe bloody shirt.
" It is by showing that Democracy means helier
und more economical government that tlie Dcm
ocrat.ie Nn!ional Government, will win its in?
di ai-t^ri-e nt from the people this year." So re?
marks " The Albany Argus." Two tiling's stund
in the way of the proposed indorsement. First:
Democracy doesn't mean better government. Sec?
ond : The Democracy doesn't mean more econom?
ical pis eminent. 1 lenee if the Democratic lawl?
ers are ssise they will seek for indorsement on
other ground?on the ground, for Instance, that
Mr. I'lcveland hus proved thnt he ts the most
attentive reader of the cyclopedia In the country.
The killing of n fourteen-year-old boy by being
blown oft lhe. platform ol' a Lake Shore car in
this St.it*- a few days ago, leads "iii.* I'ailmud
Gazette'' to discuss the duty of railroads os re?
gards the safety of pssstBBSBg on platforms. The
introduction of dining-cars has made the ruilroud.s
directly responsible for violation of thfl old rule
ilia! i-a-sciig'Ts must n-.t he on the plutform, und
I. u. li accidents a-, that nie ni .oneil are let nos cl.
N.et long eno u Com|)any was sued for heavy
iliuna tea for the death of a woman xvho was
l.lo.vti fi'iin u train bf a cyrl. ms. '" The- iiu/.. ti, -
argues irom vari.,us dc, latama of the courts tlmt.
the failure of Gie comimny to make tin- pas-age
sa.e from one end of the truiu to the other would
undoulitedly be class.-,I a., axtgHpnoa. ami makes
tba very s.-iisil.le eyflgggeaUlMI that where vestibule
t ruins un* not practicable, gates of a simple pit -
tern can he Use el. sm h ;i8 are now used on the
New-York elevated Matt un,) ?? t|,,. lillst,,u an,'
Albany and ll).- Chi.ago, Unrlintrt-.n mid Quiney
niili.ia.ls. lt is ililli.ult to ce.noise of any ?|,.
iLcLinii save tint of a Blight excuse to lino plan
i.f making transit from one ear to another ss bile
thc train is in nioti.iu really hale, instead of
l.cui.', BB il in now, positively diingc-otis.
Commodore A. E. K Benham. C. S Navy, I.ight
I'viiae Inspector for tin*, district, hua been succeed. .1
by Commander Frederick Kogcrs. Commodore
I'., nliam recently suboiittc.d a report, of bis inves
tlrntion of charges of ? offensive partisanship," and
misappropriating tha Government profterty ngainst
Ke<"isr Sapiir^s. of Great West Bay Light Station.
In whieh he repnrded the charges ns frivolous and
unsiistiiined, and recommended that the case 1*
dismissed. Hence his detachment baa an air of
Th- Irollest. Idea that hns lately been pnt forth
In the Dernoenitic nnd deputy Democratic MN Be-in
l? rs is that, tht course of the Tleptifliliean porty in
Opaxtafni Mr. Limitr. and its shown also In the In?
troduction of theChnndl'-r bill, has futile r ? s.ali.li?
lied" the South. This is I rash of the first gayler.
Does nny man outside of Bloomingdale really be?
lieve that, even on.- D'-moe-nit- in the South would
have been inclined tosvnrd the Republic.in party,
if Lamar had been confirmed without, opposition,
and ihe Chandler lilli had never been introduced ?
Tho "Wiener AUgem-diie Zettung" tell* thst on the
Clarina-*.-, fort!.-!h birthday anni vcr-a ry. Nov.'niber 20
loast. 'he Czar gave hflff a necklace mmgmtg of forty
emerald*. In oulor to ct licet forty gtoues of blameless
perfection arni -miieital .-U<", Itu -lan a-v-cnf* bad been
rngaay.nl tor B ii" mtsAbB In travelling to all thc gr.-al
European niles In scat-rb nf emeralds. Tho I /ai-a
purim*"' Irnl 'ii bfl kept a prof,, und secet, since lt lt i
hail been known that t-o great a potentate was tn want
of ko ninny emeralds Hie pr!'"'* would hiv.* risen Iq a '<
pnali-rivii.s lieiglii. " Thfl ( zarlna," -av- the m. lvier*
borg i vi v -i viiav-tu of Hie vi.-iiii i popor " tlUwogB sho ,
ju,, >Aesst*s t mort* iplendid a lie-Hut, of texeetn th nt any ;
other European Boviirtslga, ?i* ?o delighted at tl,ls un- I
expec'ad nilibili,t' lo them tl':*' -I- e!.,iied nroiiti'l thc
ia!.ni Uko a child, willi the necklace in her hand."
A Tory ira.l.-siiian at peterborough recently nolie ng
anning lils slock a pinchbeck -carl pin sh.-ped like a
liny axe, remarked Joi.lngly to lils son: " Metier scud
that to tho G. ()? M.' Tia- boy 'l'l so. a.id lo! I.y re?
turn mall cam-* tin* Inevitable postal-card Irvin Mr.
Glaelttortfl, bear lag "hearty thanks for tho tdgalajtaayil
ai.d putty gift."
" Expecting death," said Major J. W. Powell of the
late Si-eiicer F. Laird at tho memorial exercises In
\\'Mblogton the other evening, '-and having become
enervated by overexertion, he calmly and philosophic?
ally awaited the great time of all notts- Almost ht*
las) vsoi.ls svetfa addi?tsod to a little child. saying, In
li- we-aKiics-., -I am untie of a baby thau you.'"
The presence of rrlnco William at a meeting of tho
IlertlD Protestant ( hinch Mission, In company with
Herr S* ocr ker, the Court Chaplain, has given rise to
a world of heated discussion in Germany. The meet?
ing, however, hud no political significance, and there
Ix BO nason to luppoao that tho I'rince ls going over
',, Herr snicker's anti .lewIsh mania Hut the fact
that the mee-1inn wis attended rhietly lay represents!Ivo
Conservatlvsa ut pls-en tho Liberals a shook they
will not soon recover from.
Tho stateniont that the late Mt's. Theodore F. C.
Demurest, of Los Angeles, (al., wrote the familiar
hymn, " Ky Alu t'otititree," ls disputed, and a counter
i taloa io thie am Kui ship la put forward la behalf of the
Uio I'e-ici- ciliillaii. of .scotland.
THE TALE OF THE DAY.
A story comes ft-ora England of a woman who hat
Just died, who never rode on a railway la her life,
lt li safe to say that If she had lived In this country
and had had the privilege of voting sho would at
tba last Presidential election have deposited a ballot
for Andrew Jackson.
"There are sermons In stones'-especlaily In the
Fttuie wilh wlii.-h David killed Gollali. Clergymen
bavo froguontl u-ed lhat stone as a foundation fur
a soi'mou. i>-oi-li-tei-.va Herald.
A buxom young damsel called " liunnle**
Thought a lovo-plight not any too funny ;
Hut soon site caa chuckle
When R. Il, * * * ? * 1
Tays her forty fi vo thousand In money.
Ilye Raby minting! ilgures five eonfrontlng,
( iain|n-iisaileiii iiiinilng for each '"li" and "lt."
Law your wooing trammel* when you Hill with Camp?
Man atone of mammals ean te made to pay.
Go to selling collive*; lt svill he mire profl
Tahle* thin tn toffy seek with - K. M. Q.n
You had la-st dee-Iare a dividend to ( lara;
M*ko your conscience- fairer than her hlr-nites hue!
We respectfully inggflfll that President Cleveland
might do a good thing in presenting a beautIfttlly OB*
pomflg copy of tho Constitution of the United Statci
to ly. aQ. C. Lamar.
Now no lover from afar pick* tlita twangtileat -"-ultar
TO a melancholy Spanish sei-ciade.
Nor do -"i-i-' bflarts hand lu hand seek tho Ice cream
Breathing taffy while they walt for orangeade
Rut the nipping cager air feeds the torch's lambent
And the swift toboggan flash**) down tho slide;
Everybody has his girt, eyerybody takes his whirl;
Aud the bouillon mau niakea many a dime howlit.
?(Duriln^tun Free Press.
An old rider says: "Give a runaway horse the
road," esp.eela!ly so when the curb of protection ls oul
of his mouth and the scourge of fr-) trade ls whack?
ing bis heels as ho plunges toward a se-eond term at
the White House. Give him room to ditch himself.
In the Departments, fl :T> a. m. :
Chief to Industrious Clerk?Why didn't you dot the
I In the last word nf your report last night*
Industrious Ciei lc?I beg your pardon, but you see the
eloek struck 4 just at that point, and I didn't care
to work overtime.*
1 ioe-,1 m.on,kui**, and writes to tho Secretary In
regard lo allowance for extra work?(Washington Critic.
The West End In Boston represents all that ls good
and desirable In urban life ; and so we are not surprised
to see "The Ruston Advertiser" coining Hie word
" Wcstondeney" to desctlbe that state of perfection
which li attxlned nowhere outside of Roston. And
pisr here wo will coln tho word " Cltyhallery" ts
descrlbo a condition of thing? In this city ? which ls
but hadn't outfit er be." Down with " Cltvhallory."
A writer sass: "There ls always something
picturesque and striking about an old nilli." If the writer
wants to see something "striking" he should wltnea*
a modem " mill" between a couple of noted pugilists
Fall Rrook, Cal., ls a prohibition town and all dee.ls
to town lots forever forbid the sale of liquors. A cota
pany ls now building a hotel there to cost about
B^O.OOO to be named the Frances E. Willard. This
svill lie a prohibition house and no wlues will bs al?
lowed In lt,
"What ts the most religious portion of the body?**
asked MRitdle the other day. And. no one gtieaistng
the answer, she told lt: "The head, because lt ls b*
tjT.-e-ii two temples.'"?(Jewish Messenger.
From Jersey -City to Jseltsonvtiie. Fla, tn a vestibule
train from 0 :4T> a. m. one day to 3 :40 p. m. tht next 1
Shades of the early coionlsls' Wl.pt. will become of
time snd space In another century, at this rate?
Oscar Wilde thinks that the culture of the world
win he In petticoats In the twentieth century.
A movement U on foot In New York for reform In
funerals, hut lt ls doubtful If a statesman In Hiat city
will ever have ss big a funeral as a prize tighter. A
funeral In which a corpse was not necessary would
be a big Improvement, hut wo don't suppo.se tt will
ever bfl brought about.?(Norristown Herald.
"The Ctnsdtan Presbyter!an" divides the Errl-co
psilsns ot Canada into three classes, the Broad and
Hazy, the Low and Lsay and the High and Crazy.
This old Joke has gone far afield. Many years ago
a witty clergyman applied these three soubriquets to
tho three Episcopal ( burches of New-Brighton
?staten Island, and lt ls quite likely that even h* did
nut Invent them.
Wealthy Klorldlan-Here we are wreathed In orang*
blossoms, and the birds singing In overy breeze. What
could be lovelier In January I
New-York (Mri (twenty Htfit snd desperate)?Just
one orango blossom wreath sn,! Mendelssohn's atarcb
rippling through the perfumed slr "Harper's Batar.
Thomas sherlock, an Irish mr tu ber of Parliament,
describes how William O'Rrlen obtained the new suit
of clothes In T-Mamore Jail. It was done by tht
collusion of three ot thu warders', one ot aluin
brought Hie clothes In over his ordinary clothe* and
concealed under a heavy overcoat. They lay In his
ri.oin for a few days, and wheo opportunity offered
were handed to O'Brien who was warded against
putting them on for three or four days to avoid sus?
picion failing upon the officials. It wa* learned that
the day before he had designed to wear them the
visiting Jiiatlces had arranged a meeting to discuss
whether the hum that was foirlbly ur.en from him
should not be given back to him. Thereupon O'llilcn
anticipated the discussion by api-r* iring before th-*m
In the new smuggled suit; after which '* Tho he at lieu
raged iii valu."
Now roma', the Hine when the man who turned
over a new leaf turn- lt back spain to look for Hoine
Hiiug lhat ha forgot.- iliiiriltigion I'rwe Press.
"The Louisville Cuurlir-Joiirnal" reproves many of
Its ciiiituiiipor.iiic. lu Kentucky for piTutlng patent
lie il. u. .a " iiaiv Iii pitt! ol t'elltonai Mai I m.
A Mtsii.iirl man sass Hat he recent ti went int,,
tho woods, painted a black circle on the em| of a
li-K, and when h wein bACle to tao log m |,(1,,r Ulec
leo I.... ...1 .00 .lead 1 ain.ii s tha-io, tho anima!* barlas
inlstakoii the cln-lo for a bolo ia tho lug ai. I d*i>..o.t
m. 11.sn. es 1. ,l?iiili against lt. h.ne-ia 1,1s story has
appeared In prim, h has received letter- fruin the
lu 1-leis ol .esi-tal Nevi York dalnes, i.fforuiK him
Ibo p.,.m.,1, of at!..lu-, it clerk, his duties boiug to
meal I,, ihe i.i eula' ,.,ti. hut he .oyo he Cannot tell
a l.e ..Nonillowa Horan*.
KA'II. KLIKDWOKTHS KKCITATi,
Although Herr Karl Klludworth, whoso name las lent
beeo a household word am-mg musieians, tonk up his
residence lu New-York thi ce or four month* ago. he wss
not heard la public until yosterJay afternoon. Tin- lin
preasbin whlcii he made In a rrclfxl at whle_i he played
six sf Ila. ithoveu's gre.xtest souita*, Inclu ting the lure*
In which the master said farewell to tho pianoforte, wa*
not oileuUteel to convince tho Judicious tha'th* local
e-meeit room ha* (Mined inuet* from lils coming tel lt lt
wera not that all whei keep abreast with the mu-lc il life
of Kurope know that during tho last two decades al
least Pro fe asor Kllndwortii lias not de|iende-l on lil*
skill as a plaror f-.r his reputation. Hu-r.-cit il would
havo surely o.-cislone t a profound disappointment. At
the beginning of hi* career he was chiefly active ne s
conductor, aud tho years la which he garnered tbe rn ijor
portion of hi* fame tTOOO elev m.-.I '" tSsBBI inf, editllag tb*
works of Chopin, makio-* tke pianoforte arrangement of
Wagner's N Ibid in* tetralogy, aad eonduetlng orirliosirsi
ooncerts. lt wa* ehlefly dtir'tig lils I?udon sojourn
which began thirty-three years ago an! lasted faur'e-cit
years, that he devoted himself to concert playing. In
the letters that passed between Wa-fiter tag l.i*'t. pui>
lished a short time >*?**-*, there are t-s-u that itiow how
h.--Li wa* the appreciation iu walch Herr Kim-!.-, er")
Stood With those eminent tn isi.-i.tns. Wo r.-pro l-i.-i
them here In English as batStJ Interesting for V-.<- (ti
they thmwon their a-ithor* as well st lor tko informa?
tion they ron'mn us to tbe standing of Fro.e*?or K.lnd
worth nt that time:
With thesi) linea, Incomparable friend, I pre*ent 'o yoa
Carl _ Hod Oort et, etnceruinr. wiioui I nave tufa] you ?v
ern talags by letter aad word af mnatb. Yoa* l
lu him sn ueiinirthle inusl.T.ui isml plxm-t wle. is
ha iirtilr ilovoied to )i-u an I whu ai-e-u; a lew yean, not
in raia, witta me m vs.-i.nar. sin.-.- last roar ba bat taxi
established In Loudon, wbere I reeoiuuitsud bim t<> rom
pl.,ie, lion. ?*? '
ll'ea/va-f, TahtSStf I>4. 'TS.
K'iitulwortn has J itt played me your grand -omits.
Uri. .ev-nr. tho dav together, tic dine I vvit.i me ind after
dinner he had to play.
My deir Franz! You were with n.e. The *r,iu? i is
In. om.iv ably lieaiilifiil, grand, mela!.le. p-vf., iu.i ni t
noli:,! exalted ;i.s von in*. I am moat deeply mosed by
lt an.l ill the lyoutiuu misery ia lorgolten al ewes, mSta
I will not. tell you immediately Ofter tue hearing; but of
what I have toll you I sm ns full as a mau eal I aw.
Agiain-yoii weto with nie! on, that you vs.-re soon so
wllolly ant Ib Hie bo ly I
Klludworth"* playing has astonished me. no leoma
than bo would dire to undertake to play your WOta w
me for the tirst time. Ho ls wortliy of you, surely,
surely. **? v* ?
April:"), 8 o'clock in tho evening. London.
We doubt whether Professor K Um'.worth is anxiou* ts
be oousidereil a pianoforte virtuous, and prefer to look
upon his recital* as means of public Introduction. It
waa impossible to avoid Hie cons action tuut to licks
moat of tho essential things In the mitlit of ah uri.-r
pret.t'.lvo urtist. His touch ls not sympatliei. i
tescbolqaa is iinperft*cr, ami m for at ala roodlap ate
coucarae-l tnere was* yesterday little poetry In tho e-on
caption and les* In tue expiesslou. He played tta
Potiatil*. .ip. 13, op. WT No. '2, 00. gets Ot*, lo'.', op. lit
and op. 111.
MU8IC1L AND DRAMATIC NOTES.
Tho death list Includes the name of Mr. Georg* B.
Loveday, long known aa* wlilely pepolar In Lon.loo
as manager for the disttTtgubahed re-medlati. Mr. John I.
Toole. Mr. lyoveday accompanied Mr. Toole on bl*
visit io An,eries tn 1875, and he had inauy fi lend- In
this country as well as st home. Ile svas a tuan of
marked anility In his IWflponBlMs and d!l)i*-ii|t avocation,
and lie conducted the affairs of Mr. Tonie's theatro
with er.atrgy, discretion, taste, aud prudei,, e. Hit
death was sudden. He leaves a widow and several
children. Mrs. Loveday was bflsa Annie Tri.maine,
formerly of the Gaiety Theatre, London, and km.wo
to the operatic world as Mme. Amsdl. Tlie funeral
of Mr. Loveday look place on lie-rem! "r Cl. Hit
remain* wci-e burled at Kensal (.reen. Tire decenaeg
gentleman was a brofhor of Mr. II. J. Loveday,,
manager for Henry Irvin,,.
Mr. John S. Clarke begat an engagement In Phil
adelphla on December 20 at his own thetfre, tbe Broad
SIreet. appearing In Motton'* comedy af "fffOOg iha
i'lough." Puring bl* season ibero Mr. ('!?? Bfl vvlll
rivi ve "A I'uie for 'be Heartach-V' "The Uvsla," sig
"iShfl bloops to i ono uer." He will also bring eui his
son Creston I larke as "' Hamlet.'' KOfOtlatlOOS ana
pelleting for the appearance of Mr. clarke In this city
In March, In si" eral of the parts with which hi* nant)
has long been associated.
Captain Marcel Toyer, a pianist well known Hiron-h
out Trance, baa In the OOOtxtl of his wanderings around
the wnrhl arrived In New-York. Ho will soon ba
Leard In tho concert room.
Switzerland and the Alps were Illustrated hy Pro?
fessor Cromwell at tho Grand Oiiera House last -un
dav evening. The bean'ies of the scenery, tho archi?
tecture of the cities and tho art treasures of tho Swiss
republic wen* pictorially d tasayod. Tao inow-clag
mountains and silver tfueaded valleys wein well sug?
gested to the mind of the spectator. " Chillon, Ceneva,
Bertie, the Hlgt, St. Gothart!, St. Bernar,l an"l Mt.
Blane were among the objeef* depleted and do?crlN*d.
W. J. Seaman, the comedian, has met with remark?
able success tn hts delineations of Trish character*.
The BOOgl that he composes and sing- have materially
helped to enhance his popularity?simple and me|i>
dioiiS, sentimental or comical, they please the multi,
tude, find their way Into many hume elides and arti
sung and whistled In the streets.
"Ltttlfl Puck,'' In which Mr. Frank Danie's presents
himself at the Fourteenth Street Theatre, ls described
as the " flrst adaptation from F. Austey's ' Vico Veisa*
and ' Fallen Idol,' and lt is mentioned that this was
mado by A. C. Gunter, F. G. Maeiirr, Bobert Fraset
and H. P. Taylor. The piece ls given at the Four?
teenth Street Theatre with the following cast :
I's- k;n?!ia'ii nilteetge, a stockbroker.Frank Tarneit
Hilly (alltetge. his wayward soo.Ctairltt VV. swaia
!)r. Hercule* rsavaje, the S.y.tte Mait.-r.tieo. WieAWort
J iu ti Hoodoo. ese|., s curse to everyBody.Harry Mick
Hlii-zgsri. butler.Kobirt r'ra*?r
Abe st ri le sr. the bolly.ileorge Maro
Charley mocker, the boy.Frank Barlow
Harry Shiver*, who has aeeo spirlU.William La Mont
H:u*o? Mossback, banker.**.'. O. llli'll ar*
I'rtafesavar Llverjamb. (tsncag miitir.William Whit*
Clara '-ilte.la-e, Bl It's sister.Killie Dears*
Tabitha T lttlebuclc. tiousek**per.Lou's* K. Qnlnteu
Ml-s I lckle*ltam. seho^liiimn.-.**.Floioucs Rowe
Mr.. HlmcoB Mossback.Marv ('tiali<ui'.er
A lemon.Muter Martn-*t
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Violet Saver-anc*..May (Jrosvenor
Violetta.trill ly stetson
lilma,'* savage. Dr. -savageVa -Ixnslitar . lusa e s.n.on
A bllter fight for tho chairmanship of the Pen hs vi*
vania Pemoe-raHo State Committee will culminate
to-day. Postmaster JJarrlty and Collector CadwaJr*.
der, of Philadelphia, representing the " reform'1'
administration at Washington. Editor Slngerly, of
"The Philadelphia Record."' William L. Scott, who ls
thought to bo In tbe contldenco of the President and
Speaker Carlisle, ex Senator Wallace and other party
loaders have united to defeat the presei.t chairman,
Pallas Sanders, whoso rc election ls ardently advo?
cated and prophesied hy M .Speaker Randall. Kllio't
P. Klsner ls the candidate of the free traders.
The Maine Republicans have decled to bold two
State conventions this year, so as to separate the
Presidential and State canvasses. Delegates to the
National convention will be chosen late lu April, and
a fortnight after a ticket ls named at Chicago, the
nomination* for Stale oltleers will bo made.
McKnery's Mends do not take his defeat In tho
recent Louisiana DemuciaH? State Convention with
good grace, and sneer at the talk about "harmony"
In which the Nicoli's men now indulge as a "spring
to catch woodcock."
With no supplies In her treasury and a bother-souio
State debt on hand, Vliglnla proposes to Increase tho
pensions she already give* to disable Confederato
"The Memphis Avalanche takes the floor to ex
pli n U'-xt tho negroes were not kept awsy from tha
municipal elections In Ja kson by violence. Tha
white cltl/ens merely "announced their deteriiilnatloa
to carry" tho day; and the colored peoplo "being
impressed by the Indignation of the whites . . al
onco withdrew from the contest." But, of course,
they were not afraid
Mr. Vila* has out-Parntimed William H. BarnBm,
who secured for his dangerous rival, ex-Govornor
Waller, a desirable foreign appointment. Wlsconsla
alts*.-ady had one citizen. Ratiiuus p. Anderson, at Cop?
enhagen, as minister resident. But the ex-Piist master
(ieneral has managed to got another Anderson, a
troublesome foe, appointed Cousul-l.eneral at Mont
real; and now lirigg ls sent to Mexico lo get him oi'?
of the aspiring boss's way.
ANOTHKR KIND OK IK* >T K' TION N KF.DRl >.
i'rurn Tit st. i.-ula A'-,-ti6, icon.
It ls said that Colonel Utsmai-rik ls preparing to
expel the Anarchists en masse liam Germai y. S. hero
will IhOf go! ls theie any room for them tu Hil*
A IT.AITKRV 1'Ri'OF AMFKICAX.
iY-via eTtJB ftllatait Oiler iv. fi.
"The Chicago Tribune" continua* to harp ttpoo
? lilame revising hts tarin Mews." But -.til tin- -ama
l.Uina il-ui't i.-v U... Janis i;. l* the .-Ailie klii.l ul
mau an., tho santo kind ot Kiapublleaii lu _u*mpe sa is
ls when in thfl li lied >-,,;,.,. rkflN is rn, J*_*_I
Itu-ASe'll Lowell lu Mr. I,.sine's make-up. Ile co'ild
not lie tnaodaad to tilled with a t obden riul. dltitu*r
as to malie him forget the principles ho had adviM-atog
during the best sears of ht* Ufo.
A K)MI"KIIN(J ASM KANCH j
from lite topeka ikon ) Imp,tal.
A Boston sgitosHc ls worrying himself .uer ins
quealiou whetlier or nut lt pays lo bc g ?,.l. Il
,|a*s ; lt dal's Bel the testimony of one who speaka
fruin ri.'.-; e.- e reassure him.
VAihX IN wlNTKR.
From TS* San erane'.teo Alta California.
Ba*P>.enies, gnip-s and frosh ttgs were In the Sat
Francisco itiarkei for Now Year',. So, also, xst-rt
green peas, green Ilma beaus, radishes, young oaivut
and salad They were on sala as staple*, uot il
bit-., and wore grown tu tue upon ale