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NEW-YORK, SATURDAY, JANUARY 18, L913.?18 PAGES.
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PRICE OXE CENT
-aX^T* la City of ?w York. Jersey fit r sod Hoboket?
EL8KWHKRK TWO CENTS.
High Police Officers^ Lawyers
and Tammany Leader's
Lieutenant May Fall
on Sipp's Story.
FOX KEPT UNDER COVER
District Attorney Also Fights
Against Intimidation by Hav?
ing Material Witness in
Another Case Held in
Higher Bail.
Fi-'.r separate Instantes of attempted
r ? g." or intimidation, were
v ? ?iii*ati(-?n by Pbtrict
man yestordav. with a
"inn ln'fore the extraor?
dinary ?grand |Ui*y when that body con
venei Monday. Thi first oen
ttcs around th" suspicious efforts of the
pi]!'. " keep Georgs A. Blpp
avtay from 1!i?* Wltnaas stand of the
grand J irj r <om, and in \ let? of Ma>or
ajaynor's n that he ?lone was
nalble for the i?'li(o attack upon
snip lhat matter promises t?? assume
th" biggest proportions when it comei
to ih?- grand Jury?
Entirely apart from th?*Jgraft ind:ct
mentl lh( ? nre practically certain to
? ? from Sipp's taathnony, th?* crand
vir? op with thai aams wit- |
r??-?. ?ii details of the attempt t<> keep |
the lurladlctkm.
Sirn' ?OOt not hesitate to .?wear that ?
SI ?uni t\;i? paid over as an indu? cment
to him T'? keep out of the state, and he I
lakes ao ?secret of all the de- I
irtHa (if thHt transaction. Those de?
tails implicate one ?police inapector, one
fonaer Inspe? tor win? i?? now a captain, i
a poiv " captain and two lawyers in th?? j
dire * \i"!ation of ?Section 2,-140 of the
I'i ' Law, which makes it a felony to
give money to "a person about to be?
come a witness."
Tammany Man Under Suspicion.
?? from the direct participation
of the persons indicated, Mr. Whitman
will investigate thoroughly the ex?
tremely suspicious activities of one
man, noi connected arlth the Police Pe
: ?it. who bus bean known for
- -iic right hand man of onS Of
Tammany'a m??st promtnenl Harletn
is if sipp's story can ba i
Snd it is believed that Mr. j
Whitman haa* arrsssfy baaa able to.
i if^ it to some eststtt Uirongh the,
i ? < .?i?;' of the bank from which the
bribe money was drawn?a ooBsplracy
it ilicinient against il"- six men indi
tated above is a result tha: muy be e\- ;
?? ?i earl) aaal week. i
The Tammany )?a?ler involved is said
*-? been warned freipiently within
-,st two years by hi? own friends
in tha Wigwam that his increasing
financial interests in Kain.'s law hotels
in his district was- sura t<? "bother the.
"Cinization" iti the en?l, but he has
refused t?? withdraw from so
ble a business, especially as his
political connections were strong
-h to enable him to drive out mm
n through his political InfluancB
s itn the p".
lira Tlinmas .]. I ?..riari. who is said
'?? have admitted to Assistant Dlatrlct
p*redei it k .i. Groahl that her
husbands regTular vets??'.? were being
paid t.? her each ?ifk, has "b-t in'' at
pi'?minent member of the
crowd that ?.ontrols a largo number of
Hum??.? law hotels i"i posalble proseeu
llon under the sain?- section of th??
i'mal law. Mr. Whitman is seeking t^?
get eorroboratlon for the statement
from Dorians wife that the money has
been guaranteed "as long as her hus
?and Btays ?.nt of town.'' and If tliat
statement ran be supported tlie man
reapOtsSlblS f"r paying h?-r husbands
wag?? t" !'i la liable under tha stat?
ute,
f'atrclman Charlea y.... s defiant
oatetttlon before the aldcrmanle com
mlttat thai Haar) H. Curran, ? hair
? ontinued ?>n fourth pu??-, hill, rolumii.
This Morning's News
LOCAL. l'a??
Whitman IVorka mi Bipp Btorj. i
trcbtteet Held as a Mashsr. i
MstbOdS Of Police Kxposel. 4
J? (."i".' > '1'iust foi Af-tor Hens. 6
Glrla It/In Shirtwaist sink?-. 6
Schub... to su- im Baabo Fut. 6
? ? uiiiiiii Qussn of ?Sail. 7
Blnney Twice in Court as Bpsaaar.... 7
ner iteads Police Minilga?. 13
? . m $' tOt,. Rsslty Swindle -18
|;ionv Count) Act Unconstitutional... 18
tea Ai son Ti got" Arrest.18
POLITICAL.
n Bpendo Night In Ton n. 4
?Muiphv Will Aid Sul/.er. 4
&EWERAL
Perdona Brandt. l
Btln i,, iiai bor Plaa. l
L'sniuirata Plsn t<? Harrj Banks. i
Immigration Mill ?'ass?- bouse. 4
r*?*ai Pep? . Inities Urged. 6
Trail.- w u vv nil Argentina ... 5
s sijf? (,? i m Loada. 5
FOKEI&N
!''"i?' .?: | ClMtaSSa bren.-li I'resnli nt . . . . 3
Parla Raeeivss Nsn Prssldsa..3
Powers Present Mote Ta-tsa). 3
w ?i id- wide w.i mi rfookworra.11
MISCELLANEOUS
for Women. 7
'.'lltl.l Ml \. 8
s"'ietv . 8
M lisie . g
' " '' j:i| y. 9
Thsatiteai . 9
ary Nswi and Criticism..It and il
i'ruirea. hui] Religiosa Newa.il
?"'?'"H* .IB and 13
and Navy. 13
. 13
III .13
i'laanclsl and Markets_14, 16 an?i 16
Rt'l IJsUte .16
ML ATHOS INDEPENDENT
Home of Monks and Hermits
To Be Autonomous.
London, Jan. i** The ambaaaadorlal
conference has decided, according to
"The ?Daily Telegraph." thai Ifounl
Athofi, the "ht.i> mountain," southeast
of Sal?nica, shall be declared an Inde?
pendent ?Church r.'i.ni.lii- ntiil be P"\
arned i>> monks, with the ?ecumenical
Patriarch as pr?sident. it will be
under the protectorate of all th"
orthodox i-iaikan kingdoms.
M.'imt Athoe,'which is ?3,830 r?**el
hiixh. lia*- .?ri it s larnf* number <<f ? "ii
venta, chapelg and grottoa Many of
tii" monks there live at hermlta
BOY SCOUTS OFFER SKIN
One Thousand Ready to Aid Girl
Who Was Burned.
Kansas Pity, Mo.. Jan. 17. One thou?
sand members .f the Hi>\ .?'nuts and
scores of other |?ersons here each vol?
untecred to-drt* to k?\?* a square Inch
of skii i" - ve m?' life of Reba Halndsv
ta n years "i?l, \<.ii.' was bad!) burned
v. h?:i her father, mother and little sit?
ter perished In s fire ai Amett, Okla.,
last Christmas Et i
The girl Is In s hospital here, and
her physlclana, who declara ban* life can
i... raved only b) ?-Kin grafl
for \ olunteei ?? to ?? onti Ibute I
sari 11?, i 11.
SHERIFF'S UNLUCKY FRIDAY
Servin's First Auto Breaks
Down and Second KiHl Man.
ft;
Newburg, N. v.. Jan. 17 ?Larry H.
Ben m. ..t Near Cltj. Bh? i iff of Rd< k?
land I a 111 hat i g dread "f Ft i
dayg hereafter, it" left home earl)
day for a hunting iri|. t?. the mo i
tains in an automobile, n. r.-m into .?
ditch and the ?car was disabled. He
secured another automobile, bul about
lock this morning, in tins city, his
? ar ran flou n and fatall) injui i d
Charles Armstrong, a machinist
Armstrong did 11 ? > t appear to beacrl
ousiy Injured, and Lewis F Remy, the
chauffeur, wag arrested for runnini
??at-without a license dlaplaycd. ir wai
then learned that Remy had no li? ?
He was Bned on both charges, and per?
mitted to return home with Servin, who
armndonod his pleasure trip,
Armstrrine took a bad turn this after?
ii""n and ?lied from a clol on t It*- brain.
Coroner Dubois will investigate the
caae to-morrow, and probably will or?
der the arrec? of the chauffeur on the
?.?iiargi- of manslaughter.
NEW GAS DISCOVERED
English Scientist Obtains a Va?
riant of Hydrogen.
: Bj Csble le 1 be Trlk n ?
l,?nulon, Jan Is 8 r Joseph John
Thomson, dlre-ctoi ?,; the Cavendish
laboratorlci ai Cambridge, announ(*cd
last night tliat h?- had d?a? o? i n d s
neu gaa n h"i?is the same relation?
ship !?? hydrogen thai ozone does to
oxygen, which meant thai the chem?
ical formula la H3.
Although ii<- bad been working on
th?- experiment for more than two
months Sir Joseph only managed to
obtain rather lean than a cubic milli?
metre of the ga He found this cu?
i tuns f"!-tn "t hydrogen hidden awaj in
nif-iais-, especially Iron, tine, copper
and lead.
THIEF "CROSSES" HIS CLAN
With 28-Year Jail Record,' He
Patents a Burglar Alarm.
William Cornell, who attempted a
few dayg ago ta eacape from s patrol?
man who bad liiin in charga In the
Criminal Courts Building, raecelved a
letter .\est?i-?lay from a linn of patent
Attorneys in Wellington ?! Ittg thai
his application for a patent on a burg?
lar alarm ami ??n a door lull lia?l l"'-n
granted. Cornell Is now charged with
burglary, and la said to be one <>f th<
beat know n burglars in the country.
ins police record shows that he baa
gpenl twenty-eight years la prison He
is fifty-four years old.
His bavglar alarm and door bell were
conceit ?-'i v*.I ii?' bt a as in ' 'llnton
frison, following a convl? Mon for burg?
lar*.. Tha burglar alarm la said to be
applicable to windows which are i?-fi
parti] open for ventilation. The door
bell be deacrlbea as one which by ?lif
fer?m rings shows whether it la a
member ol the family ?.r h ?tranger
who desires admittance
-? m
DIRECT "PHONE TO 'FRISCO
Connection Between New York
and Coast Before Xmas
IBj 1 |< : : ,|, , -. . , , |- || ,
Baa i-'i.iii' i-i,,. Jan 11 Ann?' incement
w.i- mads her? i..-?i??\ thai before the
next ?'lil?sima- holidays Ban rmnclsco
will be in direct tela phone i ommunlcs
n..h with Neu v?,ik. The direct ?re
will coel the American Telephone and
Telegraph Compsnj nearlj tS,OD0,OtXI end
those who want to :aik over it will have
tu pay about lib ,i minute
I a. ?'. {Clagabury, vlca -presid? nl of the
I company, who arrivsd from the East
? rdaj. said: "*A ? bis - ..im-?? t1.1
alt sad*/ up to Da aver, and w< ? spa ? i to
, .? that eugh te Ban tVyaa? b i i Ix fors
< -in i-unas it Is plann? 'i t.> have two
routes weal ol >*.<it Lake, one via the
Central Pacific and lha othei via the
San pedro failroad t" i.".- Angeles and
then? '? not th t" Ban Fran?
?-?
PASTOR IS THE BOSS EATER.
IHv T?t*ea*"*Pt* '" ' '" frll?-..? ? I
Kllsabeth, N F., isn. '7. a teatUra at
the panest***? soppei held :.t Pitman Moth?
i,?list Church last night \\.i- s coati '
... t w ?-? -1 ? the paetor, the Hev. Harold Paul
Bloan, and tht president of the Ladia
a ?.i Boelety, Mrs Charies Hammall. ia
da t. iiniti? *.*. hose appetite was the I l
The pasta? won, getting away with tttl.*
t) -u\ ,? IiIk ??k' s.
a pon) rdaaa ?<< angostura bit.
tiers the morning -an. i i dinner-party.
Advt
TO
Will Approve Straightening of
Pier Head Line if the City
Will Push Construc?
tion Work.
GAY.MOR PROMISES TO AID
Will Urge Action in Dosbrosscs
Section to Relieve Congestion
at Chelsea?War Secretary
Would Favor White Star
Extension Conditionally.
Th? 'i i II im Bunt i '
W:'vtl '"'-'?'.Ian. i, \ tentative
? a: atom of permanent
harbor facilities In the North River
" ranched to day at i confi rence
,"1"' ' n the ?Secretan , of War t d
repreaei latlv? Fork an I N? ?
?'? i ' v ?< " tarj Btlmson Indicating
that he would approve a project to
' Ighten ihe pier head line from Chel
"?'"'' Batten proi Idli % h? re
'''?''' ' iran? th-'t
V,,!', flty WO lid be-."" the ' "11
? ?? ? 'hie time.
M " or i. ho hesded the New
v- '' on, Informed Mi Btlm
? ?? would u^.' his in flu? n?
l|,n'' Ih? i Rstlmate and Appor
? ? ' I an early date a ,.
ng for the initial
toward th? eonatruction ol
? In the D? bro ? lion, in order
to rellevi th? ? n at i "bel 11
Mr. Btlm ?? d that
a n solution n u h?Pd him hi ? ?uld be
In crlv ?lisp, ? ?? orixe tin
ii'.: "' 'he i' ' i b? .vi line.
Opposes White Star Extension.
Mr. stimson himself ai "i -
i o e,| to ii,,. i., ommend it Ion : ?. I lb?
nit for th? ' ? on of
the \\i ?? Btai p ?
n ml? d. although he Intimst? d that if
such a ? ??iirs?' became absolut? j n<
? ? try and the pi opus. .? imp;
vs. re undi rtak? n in good fslth he
would not be aval ? lo the plan. 11?
. aid thai i?i" i" nui' granted I
Dickinson waa given on th?' under?
standing that the steamship compi n
would tal lo pro Ida other fa?
i iliti.s ?I Ithln two : ? SI . and tliat no
\ Igoj rig this line had b<*??n
made.
I want t?? hesi rrom ih?- atoamahlp
I'omponies before making an definite
? ? Ksrd i" IIi< m o(
Hi?' permit/' I -d. "In sny
nt, l do n?g Intend to tie the handa
"f my
Ti-,?- Nee i ? ? ??? repi
? .t extension "f the
pi? r In? "ip" die ? 'h< Ism but Been
Infoi n" 'i tin m that h?
would entertain no applications f".
furth? r narrow Ing the I I t hat
I.I. H< ? ?I thai other punts
ought to b.- considered it developed
i, at prit ste int? i ? already i on?
tomplating a big pier project for Woe?
Paw i;? n < OVO, bul 'be N*S J? : d< I
Ration argued that auch a location for
the big liners would i- neither ac?
tractive to the ateara
: 'Up COT! I ? lie
Mr Btl naon told Ihe Nes Jersej men
that he was In? i ? n? ? i to favor a plan t<?
straighten the pier line below Caatl?
i ? nt, but would not consent t?> push
the lin? out at Csstle Poinl The Now
,;. -. ? representatives, Including Har?
Por Commissioner Ernest J. Heppan?
helmer, Richard C Jenkinson' and J.
rjpencer Bmith i ? ra asked to evolve
some plan which would be In oonfor-^
mitv With lb? I BW! Of th" War 1 ....
partment aa tel forth In decisions by
Secretary Btlmson and his predecessors
for tii" ia.-t tan 11 art
Hr'bor Commission Indorsed.
? _. ,
'I he proj? cl appar? nt ly most ra roi td
i.- Se n i iry Btlmson la pra? tl? ally the
,,,.. proposed by ib?- Naa fork Harbor
Commission ?n?i approved by M
Qaynor and ?Dock ?'.missioner ?'alvin
romkins, who was represented to
by bis deputy, Benjamin F. Cresson, jr.
i: \. <?. Bmith, i halrman of the Har?
bor Corcmisaion, explained ai length
the plan for straightening the pierhead
from Chelsea to Pier I, and Incidentally
Mayor Qaynor outlined Ihe policj of
Imlnlstratioa
Mr. Bmith explained that Ihe pro?
po-i <i extension * i uld meat the n? ?
,,|- ip,. tutui. an i u"Inuttely reHeve th?
,.,,. gestion at Chelae i and parmll ihe
??band? i meni of ins t< mporai \ ext?
,,? th u> bite Slur pier. The length
,,r the ?White st.n pi? r la now 125 fe? t.
it w sa pointed oui that w lib the
pi, i s in the I ?? ????lion the 11'-. :
,,i what Is non the mosi i
pom! .!i1 ," widened 100 fe? t.
?I-.rr.plete plan of the Harbor
Commission, according lo Mr Bmith,
contemplates the ultimate use ??f the
River Id a ? "-' ? '.?aaary, al?
though he pradi? led thai auch an amar?
sency ii far m the future and that the
?,.,.(,,,!! .kill be i.s.'iv.'.l principally as
? navsl sn< ho* ige He aaid:
i?.,. long enough for the Mggeal llnera*
_...,, i? provided In the Liesbrosses ?Ms?
,!?',. t the longest Piers possible being
l(*_)'feel H is adviasNe to can- ?mt
ip pr.'i.? t with a ? lew ..r providing Det
,, , i.,,,!,!.' - fot handling th? freight and
n,i- feutun m b? ?n tiren much eon?
- ii, ration. Ther? are numerous plans to
iPlieve this situation, and the new pier
_in trill make th? plans paaatbk
Gayfor Objects to Sulzer Bill.
May?r Oaynoi took 'iia>i. n to 'b
i lare thai the Sulaar bill piov Idang tot
stralghtsritag the plei head Una from
West .".??Hi sue! to the Battery, <i??es
not meet with id- approval, and that
the measurs is sis ? at var?an? <? a Itb
(.??ntiiiui'l on ?r. nuil UHgr. lift Ii column.
DEMOCRATS PUN
10 HARRY BANKS
Purpose to Have 'Money Trust'
Hunters Continue Their In?
vestigation Under the
New Congress.
LOOK FOR FULLER POWERS
Hope Next Administration Will
Give Out Confidential Infor?
mation to Enable Them
to Pry Into Banks'
Affairs.
|!>,ini The Tribuna HsISBS '
Washington, Jan IT. A plan to con?
tinu,' the "mono) trust" probe under the
'"?' Congress, on the assumption that
th?* 1 ?i-m,,.-rath? admlnisirat 1?>n will per?
mit the Controller of the Currencj to
make public Information In hla pooaea?
sit.n regarding national banka, is being
fostered b) certain Houae Pemocrats.
?Samuel L'ntermyer, counaH for the
E*uJ.mmlttce, which aill end Its in?
vestigation In g fou daya had a
ference to-daj with Representative Un?
derwood, the majority leader. ?Each da?
? lined t.. dlacuaa Um da tails of the ? on
fen h. ??. but it s as loarnald that Mr.
Underw.I and other Houae laeaderg
are r?- be .'??k?'d t., gan<*tlon a renewal
of the "money trust ' Inquiry In the
next aeaaion
The tentatl? a plan la m folloa i 'i h
? committee, which It headed by a
bar aho aril I lea\?- the Houae on
Man ii I. w iii conclude it*a ? unreal I
next ureK 'i',? . or thn?? a
w||| be spent ?i, the preparation of a
rt, which wltl ? ? "linn?-mi remedial
legialation for Ihc i urh ,?f th? money
Thii I'-p-'it will he submitted
to th? ? ? n?"i?.\ v hich ?probably
m tlon w in n th** f \tra
? ' ? ibetanttatl: the
same committee is to i.?- clothed with
Buthorlt] t?. rontinue the ' mono; trust '
Investigation and to Inquire parti? u
Into Mi?* affairs ?-,f national I .inks.
Pujo committee hat been pro?
? ? ?i ir?.tn i?r - iti*_ int" i in- operattont
of national banks har-causa ' *" r fail?
ure of the Senate i?, pnss ?j resolution
giving the committee vleltorta! powert
Instltutlona and also be?
? >? ?,f a riilms bj the Attorney a;rn
eral and th? President thai tha iitfor
matton In ossesslor of the Controlk*r
??-.?? ?nfidantlal.
IVitl tie I >. : i.., t.,?. Iii fi,|| .,,-,,!
? ?? governmental rt.achlnery, II is un
Mi l'ut? rmj ?*r an i
then i ? -i-tlv iiti-ri-st.il in the probe
beiievs it will be pooaaible t,? obtain
..i on throwing open to Inspection
the record? of th.* Controller ;<n'i that
? i [oui e ?' ni complete the work
in gui ir the Pujo commit ta ?
Chairman I'm" testified before the
f?deral grand Jury to-day, Baking the
'm. nt for ' ontempl of ?leorgg <;
Henry, a Neu ?fork broker, ?-?h?. v
:iis, ,i t,, tell the committee the namea
of twanty-four national hank ofhecra,
be said made IM.tM In a t) ndl?
cate flotation "f California Petroleum
?in. k.
il, ? r . .?nti nd - that I mmlttas
has no authority t.? Inquire into the
;,n ,i.- The ' ?? -?? probaWj will go t"
the Buprt me < '?? irt
Need More Power, Says Pujo.
In a statement issued tO-nlght bj
a han man PuJO ht sa).?.:
v,'in ti ibis committee ws? appointed a
was announosd thai owing to the doubt
raised bj lbs hunks ??> t?. the i'?'**.-! t,,
iii?iuir. into their sffalrs a- bssrina ?."
the <-ni.??? ntrati'iii and control of monej
ami credit, it would i>>- m?? ? ssrj, o? h:?\'?
until'i powei The bill conferring such
powei that ha? passed tha House Is still
?pending In the Senate
it would require al hast ihr.-, months
sftsr actress p? the hank-- is granted the
rommlttee In which t?. gather the <i.?ta
im i irther .?r.-?i testimony, from which
it is manifest thai even if the ??in were
nos i'.isi.-.l h?.thin? in that direction ?an
be ... ' " ipllahed during the **reeenl Con?
S res -
Th? work delegated to the commute? If,
however, t??: from complete In some of
its must iini?'?i timt sspeots it has bsrel)
begun, but If it is t?> Im continued thii
Important tn.?k. In ordei i" be thoroughly
rt lacha raed, must be accompllahed attb
far more comprehensive poweri, which
?at? imh be bad through furthei leglala?
ii,m.
Mr Pujo added that ih<- committee
would adj?iiirn next week t?? February
28 t.? i oneidtr Ita reisort
B
HEAT RECORD YESTERDAY
Weather Bureau Knows of No
January 17 So Mild.
Bh* ipring peeped 'tit,? Nan v,.rk
? .-t?-r?l?>. arriving earl-, in the ni.'iri
ing and remaining all the da*.-, she
renewed old acquaintances, flirted with
th,- leafless trees la the parka and held
i,?.?,.-.*,.t?'-ti's with ail th?- flotrera in th?*
florJata' windows.
Persons uii>> remember the ?ag^ws
from year ta year r*ecalled that oui
Januar: 17. 1812, the thermometer
registered il ? agi ma above sere at its
lowest poin< .'ii>d 28 degrees al its
blgheat. what a contraat yeatardayl
Sli.ill, alter 1 p. m. the nwKiiry had
climbed i" M degree*, and thert it
bung for qnMa a while, never getting
far batos thai
The Weather Bureau reported thut
tln< i .instituted the hottest January 17
in the history ot th?* bureau, in 1888
thf blgbaat tamparatura an Um ?ame
,,.,. of the month was 1 degree lower.
The Hudson Hi ver has never hofore
i Inalned ripea lo nnvlgatlon so long,
except in 1818, -ebon it araa ?l'en on
January 30. i
BRANDT RETRACTS; IS FREE;
JUSTICE, NOT MERCY, RULES
iMil.ki: E. BRANDI A FREE MAN.
Snapshot of the pardoned former valet a-, he stepped out of the
Grand Central on hi- way to prepare t?> attend a dinner in
his honor.
? .7- in P-?*f>n l
GIRL HAS ARCHITECT
ARRESTED AS MASHER
Miss Curran Says Yappelli
Jostled, Then Made Eyes
at Her, in Subway.
PURSUES HIM FROM CAR
Prisoner Declares Cardinal Far?
ley Knows Him To Be a
"First Class Man," but
Court Holds Him.
a MM arba bbM he eras i/wla Yan
pciii, thirty-nine jraara oW, an Hrchi
',,.,., )M,| contractor at ?2d atraat and
Fifth av-nue. anil h> Inii at No. MM
Southern Boulevard, aras bald yester?
day in $500 ,"""1 f"r ??amlnatlon tO
?mj i,s UogtttrtM Butta, m Hf -M..1
risanla oourt fappalli aran arrested
in tii?- ?Proapect avenus ?station <>f the
?ubway ?m complaint ?t Misa Halan
Curran, aaventeen ?/ears old, ?i comely
v.iiitiK woman. ?>'?? llv< - at No. J383
Cornmonwaaltfa avenue, Tha Bronx.
Hisa Curran, win? la an usher at the
Chlldren'a Theatre, ?aid she was oa the
platform a* lbs lubwajr bU?Uoo at
177,h Btreet, ?hen KappcU? ioetled h?-r
;1Mc| then cauiiht bold ?f BBT. She BSld
Bhe push.?! bim gway. Just than a
train rolted in!? tha atstion, and when
ibc boarded it she found that be had
taken a s?-.?t oppoaite. Hi raised bla
hat, grinned and 'mail.- eyaajf' at bar.
she .?aid.
Si?. Mid abe asked 'h?- kusi-.i
whether them wot ?? i"'" emaa on tha
tram, and i"- aaM be ?rouM ,lml ",,p
SI,.- ?aid th- guard spoke tu Yapp.-lli.
Mid ??? I"''1 ,1"' ";li" "'ilthrd ?*? PruS*
mcI avenue station fappalli ran out .?f
lh , , ,,. gne ran alter him. end on
the platform aa** ?Patrolraaa Ntehess,
of th?' Kast ."?1st Btreet station, ?ho at
i?r racjuaal arraatad Yappelli.
Yapp? Hi "bo is ?n Ilalian. but
(peaks falrli ?-""i pSwe-Hali, naade a
Ipng ipsg I? te th?* magistrate, laying
part?cula! esnphaala an tha statement
that '?animal Kail-"- knew ihat he
?;,, "a Brst ? laSB man "
Misa Curran Bald Yappelli ?anted t"
apologize t.? her when he wa.s under
arrest, but ihe raluaed ti' accept his
gpetafy. telling him it WOt men of his
tvpc who make th? ctly unsafe for
\ OUagJ Rirls. . . . I
Yappelli told the court that he had
run on to the platform Just as the trai
tuna in. and admitted that he migr
have a? i ?dentally humped Into Mi*
Curran.
"Why ?lid you run off tha train wh?
...?i got tu ?Prospect avenue'."' aske
M (intrate Butta.
"The guard told me the young woma
had complained that i had insulte
her,** he said, "and I thought the bes
thins; to do was to ?ret away to ftvot
troubla." And ha repeated his state
ment th.it ??ardi?al Farlev knew hlr
an?l what a "first ?lass man" he wai.
"It makes no difference who know
you," replied the eourt. "The case i
whether Or not you insulted this youn
woman.''
Miss ?'unan wag recalled and s.-ih
it it was n??t true that Yappelli hai
rushed pa t.? the platform to catch th
1 train. She said he passed her on th
[platfonn taice ?before the alleged of
f? h " took- placa
Magistrate Butta thought the cas?
too Important to decide without allow
me Yappelli the privilege of an inter
pra ter. and lie gave instructions for ona
tn h" in ? unit when th?* c-iso came m
to-day. The magistrate also issued i
subpa-ns tor the train guard.
WOMAN ArTRESTSJNTRUDEF
Makes Capture in Man Chase it
Harlem.
, Mi?=.s S..rah A. Crotrley, cashier In a
downtown i,usm<""-s houaa, raturned t.
her apartment, on the second floor of
thg Bag-UnOrt Apartments, Xo. fgj
Weal 127th street, last night and saw
.1 nan ?'iit.side h? r door. She asUe I
him what h<* ?vus doing and he said h?
was looking for a Bhrl Then he made
.i pretence of tinging the apartment
hell of the door opposite her apartment.
When the man started downstairs Mi*?s
Crowley follow ??I hiin. The man was
loined by a well dressed >outh. who
had been sitting in the reception hall,
On the first floor.
Fioth men ran. with Miss Ootrtgy
Bfter then,- She kept her eye on the
one who had he?>n groping around her
floor and caught him at 126th street
and Lenox avenue. The other got
gway. She took her prisoner back to
the apartment house and. summoned
the assistant superintendent.
??;.i ami get a policeman," she told
him. "I 11 look after this man."
She had a firm grip on the man's cost
. ,,llar and ?lid not release hin. until
?Patrolman Tucker arrived.
At the Lenox avenue police station
Miss ?'row ley made a charge of un?
lawful entry against the man. He said
he was Rtece Montegassi, p waiter.
tui'?hy years old. of No. 163 East 126th
street
So Says Governor Sulzer, Who,
in Carefully Staged Drama,
Pardons the Former
Schiff Valet.
WILL GO TO MINNESOTA
"Judicial Tyranny," Says Sen?
ator Nelson, to Whom Sulzer
Intrusts the Prisoner?
Court Blot Wiped Out,
Asserts Carmody.
CLEMENCY IS CONDITIONAL
Freedom May End if Ex-Convict Re?
peats Accusations or Resorts to the
Stajre?Comes to New York, and,
Evading Huge Crowd, Is
Dined by Countrymen.
THINGS BRANDT CANNOT DO.
The tarms of the pardon granted
to Foulke E. Brandt provide:
Ha must not appesr upon the
stage.
He must not write a history of
his case.
Ha must not discuss his experi?
ences In public for pay.
He must not seek notoriety in any
way.
[Py T?'?*irapii ??? Th? Trlhutie. 1
Albany, Jan. IT.?-Foulke K. Brandt
walked out of the Kxecutive Chamher
at 4 O'clock this afternoon a fr?*e man.
An hour later he grgg speeding to New
York vith PgnatOT Knute Nelson, of
Minnesota, into whose charge Governor
Sulzer. having granted a full pardon,
had Intrusted him.
"I Intend to ?o right through to
Washington," paid the Senator. "After
supplying Brandt with the necessary
expenses I shall send him to Minnesota,
where hi will find plenty of hi? fellow
eountrymen to help him to make a
new start In life."
Brandt, who was sentenced to thirty
years in prison for burglarizing the
reelleanrs of Mortimer L. t-vhlff, Is a
native "f Sweden. His pari'on contains
these eandlthma:
"[."p<>n application for pardon, Foulke
E. Brandt, as a rendition of securing
that pardon, swlaannlj p?roan'se<d Gov?
ernor Sulzer that he would BO*t appear
in public, on the stage or otherwise, in
connection with his case or seek to
KHin notnri?-ty by writing a history
thereof or discussing it in puMlc for
pay or otherwise.
MHa aleo aaanrael th? Governor that
srhatessr atatotnenta he baa made in
writing or otherwise rrfle?ting upon
the ehara?-ter of any person connected
with the i-ase nre absolutely false, and
as a further condition of securing th?
pardon has promised not to repeat
sui-h assertions. A violation of either
of these promises will be regarded as
sufficient to revoke th?' pardon and
cause him to be remanded to prison."
Drama Was Carefully Staged.
?Governor Sulzer took full advantage
of the theatrical possibilities of the
,case. There have been many spectacu?
lar scenes In the Executive Chamber in
the Capitol, but never before was th?*)
stage setting so perfect as It was to?
day. T.?uig before the hearing began
the chamber was crowded, and the at?
tendants careful!?/ guarded three
straight-barked chairs that stood In
front of the Governor's desk. The first
to enter was the Q .?.ernor.
"Tell th? warden to bring in Mr
Brandt." he said, dramatically, OeXore
taking his seat.
Silence fell o\er the room, only to be
broken by ih?>se who crowded about
the public entrance. Two of the Ex?
ecutive Chamber attendants were clear?
ing a passage for three men. The first
was Harry If, KalSST, warden of Clin?
ton prison; the second was Brandt and
the third was WllihUB Severance, the
prison's principal keeper. The prisoner
took his seat between Kaiser and Sev
erunc?'.
"I have given this ?.ase great thought
and ? onstderatiun and have made up
my mind to do substantial justice,"
said the Governor in opening the hear?
ing. From then on the prearranged
programme was carried out without a
hitch. Not even Mirabeau h. Towns,
who presented a petition from repre?
sentatives of forty-two Swedish so
? ?Mies, was allowed to interrupt it. He
was waved aside when he attempted to
speak after the reading of the appli?
cation for a pardon.
Brandt was scrupulously dressed in a
dark gray suit, button shoes and the,
latest style of collar and tie. All
through the hearing he looked straight
ahead, apparently oblivious of the
canard that filled the room. With
shoulders thrown back and with head
erect, like a soldier on guard, the for?
mer Schiff valet sat with his arms
folded over his breast. One foot was
slightly in advance of the other, and
only once did he seem to show any
emotion. That was while Governor
Sulzer was reading a letter from Mor?
timer L. Schiff reviewing the case.
The prisoner's ?best heaved ?-ontlnu
ally, as though the contents of the let?
ter brought back to him disagreeable
memories. Schiff declared that his op?
position to Brandt's release from prison
was because Brsndt's efforts were

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