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I THAT NEWMA'RKET RAID.
goxt.xx reports that corxell
ordered wholesale arrests.
Roosevelt ana Annin Boy the Magistrate
Tola Them Otherwise Board Order ratio
to HeltforoCJarefail-OergnTaekerand Blgnt
Pollermea BanmoMI MclVaachUn Caaw,
Tbo Police Board met yesterday for tha flrtt
time since Mayor Strong recommended Commis
sioner Parker's removal to tha Governor. Mr.
Parker came Into the board room smiling, and
apparently teemed little worried about Mayor
Strung1! action In tha caae. The Commissioner!
bad a large amount ot routine traslnttj before
them. Col. Grant submitted his report In Mo
Laughlln's case, which recited merely tho pro
ceedings to which the Inspector bad been sub
ject Ho said be was nnablo to dotermlno
whether the Inspector could be put on trial by
the board, as ho believed the choree against Mo
iAuehlln was outlawed. Ho recommended that
tho Corporation Counsel's advice should bo
asked In the .matter. Theboard decided to re
fer CoL Grant's report to tho'Coporatlon Counsel.
Chief Conlln made a report to the board rela
tlre to the raid at tho Nowmarket, when all the
persons In tho place were arrested, in which he
said: "As to the instructions of the Magistrate
who Issued the warrants for tho raid, I would
state that I directed both Acting Inspector liar
ley and Copt Chapman to ask him whether they
should arrest all tho porsons found In the place,
or only those named In tho warrants, and their
reports to me on that subject, which I transmit
herewith, show that tho instructions of tho
Magistrate woro to tho effort that tho warrants
, t ..... called for the arrest of all the persons In tho
K '"IfP f j place,"
'I'll If ' Tho reports of Acting Inspector Ilarleynnd
Mil'W ' Cn''1, Chapman ot forlh tuat tho Magistrate in-
t Ifl3 '' structcd them to arrest orory person in the New-
f j i market
i ?N'M "I do not care to contradict that offhand,"
i 'Mil '" gald Commissioner Androws after the Chief's re-
i il'.OIs . port had been rood, "but Magistrate Cornell
' ?M P! has told mo on several occasions that his orders
III lili ' wcro not to nrrc8t ovcrr ono m tho P'Rce-"
J pj'siH Mr. Itoosovolt said tho Magistrate had also
ijf'j'' told him tho same. Ho added that Capt. Chnp-
ifjj man had told him that Maglstrato Cornoll's In-
;. RPj etntctions wcro to arrest every ono In tho place
pi fj)l Mr. Andrews thought that somo action should
ill I ' bo taken to caution tho forco airnlnst u rcpotl-
W(j , tlonof such wholcsalo arrests. Ho mild that tho
I III pollco should pay particular attention to tho ln-
I ill structlons given by the Mnglstratos.
JSJI President Roosevelt said It appeared to him
MM : that It would lo a mistnko hereafter to toko all
fljl , persons In a Heonscd placu, when they might
in I have gono In Innocently.
Ill j Col. Grant sold that tho man who ran tho Sow-
JjjH - market was a bad fellow, and that the pollco
Km t should go for plarcs of the kind, and that the
Mil i only way to stop them was to keep pooplo from
Ml . going in there. ..... ... j ,.u
R(t . Mr. Andrews remarked that ho differed with
Ij'l CoL Grant, nnd ho moved that fomo action
Ijil ' should bo taken by the board to let tho pollco
I fl! ' know that, hereafter, they should uso somo dis-
!.l Lilt ; qrctlon in making raids of this kind,
rfjil I Commissioner Parker asserted that there waa
; 1,'jij I no need to tako any action. He suid that Buf
fi 't.'Sil ' flcient notlco had been given to tho matter, and
f tl' frl .i that the police would bo careful in tho future.
I ill "h "If they overstep tho lino lot them suffer tho
'' ,'i ill consequences," added Mr. Parkor. Mr. Parker
s R'l i alo contended that there was no ovldonce that
! ' 1 (Si! ,' tho police dlsotieyrd tho Magistrate's lnstruc
,'jti tlons. "Tho Mngistrato clolmud tbqydld and
. rW . they claimed they didn't." said M Parkor.
'll i "Tho statements are conflicting."
I 111 Mr. Itoosuvclt said that several persons who
, f It ' had gone Innocently Into the Nowmarket and
t if (31 woro arrested hud complained to him, and ho
11 I ' believed that the board ought to take some
' lll'l a action. Mr. Parker demurred and voted oguinst
5 J "'lllll V a resolution offered by Mr. Androws that the
' I l'l r Chief bo directed to caution all policemen to
' Ijjl & obscrvo and follow strictly the instructions and
.1 Hi! ilk orders given by City Magistrates relative to tho
I ' I Rl " nrrest of persons found in disorderly houses or
j. 'ISIiiV other places raided by the police. The resolu
: b "l flif tion ww adoptoil, Mr. Parker alone voting no.
'( "fffii1. At Mr. ltoosovelt'a suggestion tho Committee on
' lMi ' Hides and Discipline was directed to prepare
'" f definite Instructions to the police to govern
i1, ! future r.ilds.
'Hilt '- The Commissioners dismissed from the forco
., 'Um " Scriicant James P. Tucker of tho East 104th
r ,'i Tlii street station on an Intoxication charge. Tucker
'' V TiJrt S has been thirteen ytars on tho force. Thecom-
' e '(lit tdniiitoi intoxication was mado against blm by
' . Mill BnrBcon MiGovern. Tuckersoidhe waslll, and
' lllll S that his londitlon was due to small doses ot
j A Ijil 3' clumpagno. Dr. McGovern swore that tho Ser-
! ' J I'll V geont wns drunk and unfit for duty. Tucker is
W - i 1' I ? tho llrst Sergeant dismissed In sevjral years.
i ' IT. ill '- The Commissioners also dismissed eight patrol-
i t,j ' men. Petir E. Campbell of the West Forty-
I lllll se rnth street station was broken on complaint
Tlii lllll t- oPnlnenci' without leavo. Joseph A. McCarthy
t lllliK of the Jlulberry street station and Henry Walsh
I ' iltSl "; of the Church street station were dismissed on
till till :V I t jYicitlun charges. Thomas D. Itichards of
,!; ,lJ if tho Wist Korty-seventh street station was dis-
F'illm "' mled tor being off post, and Charles W.Sturgis
3 illls'I" of Klng3hrligew ns broken for belng'absentfrom
: rB ',', rctcivo. Tho charge against Richard J. Fltz-
i lllll i komii of tho 1-t-uimnl street station, who was
' ' Hll'l -' a to cismiBsed, waa using indecent language to
I I lliil u " onion.
If jil David T. Moneypenny of the Church street
1 1 f (tut. on was broken on a charge of having
I lllll assaulted a brotherpolicemon.
' ' I ill t f Policeman James H. Wistnrof the West Blxty
'lllSllf eighth street station was also dismissed. Hols
Itlj'l tho policeman on whoso account a woman
''IfliflF named Morgucrlto Miller attempted suicldo.
r Hill ; Bhehad umdo charges against bun. Kho said
T flail that shn whs his common low wife nnd that ho
iilM had deserted her and married another woman,
'llllii ' Emma Itaumunn of 317 Tenth avenuo was ap
; li 'i pointed a pollco matron. The Commissioners
,i! ' appointed thirty now patrolmen to till vacan
S'llli'l' cca caused by deaths, resignations, and dis
till III ,- missals.
IJHj jv During tho meeting Col. Grant got angry at
-1 1 11 Commissioner Androws for not approving soma
' ltll',1 v roqulsitions ho had mado as Chairman of tho
!tf ' Committee on Repairs und Hupplles without tho
lilSlI ' signature of Sergeant O'Brien, who know the
i . 5(1!;! details, and threatened to resign his chairman-
' II lit 7 hlp.
ij j : CONXELZEr WOVLD 2fOT YIELD.
II lilt -' AStaten Island Hotel Keeper Thrashes Bogaa
tm!! natnr Ijirv Agent.
telllt 1 Two well-dressed young men who are believed
Itllli to be swindlers attempted yesterday to frighten
(Ijlll i George Connclley, a hotel keeper nt Grasmere,
i ill f ? Btaten Island, Into giving up 920, but Connelley
villi! , kept his money, and ono of tho alleged swindlers
'.bIIkI ' landed In jail on a charge of assault in the third
ullli '.' degree They visited Connelloy's botol about
f ftlivi noon nnd ordered dinner. After dinner one of
C dIIbI '.' tua mcn ca"Dl1 Connelloy into a bock room,
I ll it locked tho door and told him, so Connnellcy
lm ; says, that ho was a special Raines law agent;
ullfll ' that ho had been waUhing the hotel for some
, 3it time and had obtained posltivo ovldcnce that
Ul lllll ' Connclley was violotlng tne liquor tax law.
it 1 lilt I i Connelloy b.ijs the stranger ottered to settle
n!rlj!! Iho matter for 1(120. Then, Connelley says, he
'Kill!! ". gave tho young manu thruahlng, and the sup-
IJlllHj f posed swindler drove away with his companion.
jBli Tho protendod Raines lnw agent was arrested
nllKf 'i later nt n New Urlghtou livery stable. When
Hl arraigned beforo JustI'o Mursh ho gave tho
j lllful f Dome of Charles II. Wado and his residence as
trnllln m Now York city. He woro a hadguot tbeAmerl-
fe'RllllI S can Volunteers, Inscribed "For Uod and Coun-
HUB w try," and n search of his pockets revealed letters
OH i from Charles Hmlth and a. W. Htackhouee of 310
' SUB Dower', Now York. Wado was locked up for
' i II in ' further uxamlnatlon. Ha clalmod to be a col-
;i 1 i T lector for a Now York department store.
, (11 l Tiro RUXA.WA.XB AT A EVNERAZ.
i , H fit The Cbler Mourner Climbs Throats m Carrlag
, II lijj. Window to Che Driver's Seat.
, i , IlASnnoucK nEidirrs, March 21. Mrs. Angus-
'; (jljjjj tus Gross died on Monday and to-day a largo
nil v number of persons attended her funeral. As tho
ijlljlj I cortege turned out of Itavlno avenue, the team
3 II E ' of horses attached to the coach containing Mr.
'Mull '' Gross, his eight-year-old daughter, the Rev. Dr.
I'ilnill ' Bhophcrd of tho Reformed Churoh, and Mr. and
'iM Mrs. I'otcrW. Stags of Lodl, paronU of Mrs.
J;I!L ;, Gross, took fright and ran up Tcrraco avenue
l NJ j ' toward Hackensack. Tho driver either fell or
'f'jjP lumped from his seat, tho reins falling to the
f n l i Lirscs' heels and tho animals flying along un-
i l, Mr. Gross, who Is S3 years old, lowered the
Fu , lhfi glass window luck of tho driver's seat and
m Al M climbed out. With the whip hsudlo bo caught
p :ilii ' up tho reins and checked tho team before they
f pM .1, bad run a mllo.
1 'xll N When be had driven back to meet the funeral
I 1;W J procession ho learned that tho horses attached
I. .f m T to tho hearse bad taken fright ut the other run.
9 ll y v away und getting beyond tho control of the
f t. Iff I ' driver had dashed up Wushlngton place. Them
a,'' H ,1 they wore caught by a laboring man. who ran
B ' ) ; out und seized one ot them by the bridle.
i ' K ll
1. n ; Prosecution or Two Alleged Thieves Slopped.
tjj; X j 1 Morris Abraham and David Btclawere placed
I l' L i , on trial yesterday in the County Court in Brook-
II V fll n t0T burglary and grand larcony committed
j It I at tho residence of Durt M. Wood, at SIS Pu
I'. ff. I'Cj ) laskl street, on Dec 20, 1800. Directly after
a. ' f J their arrest tho prisoners were arraigned before
jr , ftl'i Justice Goettlng In tho Irfo avenue pollee court
.' Flf nurt discharged. Then the District Attorney
1 - M . secured on iudlctment agaainst them. When
J't H nnl' the testimony was in, Assistant District
1 . til Attorney Niles salil that ho could see by tho tes-
1 iff tlmony that it would be Impossible to convict.
It 11 frt bo asked to withdraw from tho case. Judge
I ill- Jfurd allowed him to do so, and then discharged
- ln.1 men.
stxw jXerset ZKeisxATxrBK.
alelal appelataea Oenfln-The Kta Keel
Bill flees f the fleyernor. .
TrutKTOH, N. J., March 24. Tho Senate to-day
confirmed tho 'appointments of Gottfried Krue
(rer and Frederick Adams ot Newark to be
Judges of tho Court of Errors and Appeals, John
John a Barkalow for Judgo of Passaio county,
and tho sixteen members of tho Board of Vis
itor! to th'o Agricultural College.
The Senate passed the King bill, amending the
libel law, which imposes a penalty of "500 fine
or two years' Imprisonment on any person who
furnishes to a newspaper " any libellous state
ment, untrue In fact, concerning any person or
corporation and thereby secures the actual pub
lication of the same." In actions for libel the
defendant may glvo proof of intention, and un
less the plaintiff provo elthor malice or a refusal
torotract upon request ho shall recover only
his actual damage proved. Tho bill will now go
to tho Governor.
Other bills passed by tho Senate wero:
Authorltlns the Jersey City Hoard of Flnsnee to
provide for the salaries of teachers In new schools.
Autliortilnr a resident physician at ths Kearny
Autboriilnct Jersey City to Issue $00,000 In bonds
Authorizing the Mayors of Jersey City and Newark
to appoint an auditor.
Anthorlilng the Hudson county Freeholders to con
tract for lighting the oounty boulevard.
Tho votes defeating the Pollco Pension and
County Freeholders Abolition bills were recon
sidered and tho bills placed on the calendar.
In tho Houso tho bill providing for tho dis
banding of tho naval reserves waa ordered to a
third reading, but subsequently on Mr. ICllnk's
motion was sent back to committee in order that
representatives of tho reserves might bo given a
Tho Houso passed theso bills:
Authorizing Jersey City to Issus bonds to pay for
lighting the streets.
Exempting wholesale dealers from the necessity of
procurlug renders' licenses.
Authorizing the Governor to appotntCommUsloners
of Deeds for foreign countries.
Authorizing tho appointment of commissioners to
report a method for preserving State and municipal
Mr. Goldenhom'a bill authorising tho State
Board ot Education to establish a Stato Normal
School In Jcrsoy City waa defeated by a voto of
12 to 31, and the Rlghter bill repealing tho
township school district law was killed by a voto
of 0 to 37.
Tho Judiciary amondmonta were again con
slderca In commlttco this afternoon, when Frank
Bergen. Rlrhard V. IJndabury, Charles h. Cor
bln, and T. W. Swayze advocated tho adoption
of tho Voorhees plan of reorganizing tho courts,
nnd Thomas N. McCarler adrocatod tho John
son scheme, of which ho Is the author.
Tho House to-night passed these bills:
Permitting Newark to raise $100,000 a year for
four yesrs for paving streets.
Prohibiting the peddling of beer from "arks" or
wagons at Afbury Park.
Extending tho tenure of office act to all cities,
towns, anil townships.
Prohibiting minors under 1R or students undsr91
from playing pool or billiards In publlo places without
conient of parents or guardians.
Tho Governor has signed tho bill to prevent
tho further pollution of tho Passaic River.
SUE SATS THE CLUB'S A XUISAXOB.
Mrs. Kurts Doesnt Want the Riverside Wheel
men tor neighbors.
An application was made yesterday to Justice
Smyth in Special Term, Part I., of the Supreme
Court by Mrs. Ncllio R. Kurtz of 700 West End
nvonue for a temporary Injunction restraining
the Riverside Wheelmen from establishing a
clubhouso In tho premises at 702 West End ave
nue. An application made by Mrs. Kurtz several
weeks ago for the same purpose was denied by
Justlco Bcckman on a technical point Mrs.
Kurtz nllegod In her application yesterday that
the neighborhood in which she lived and where
it was sought to establish the club was purely a
residential one, nnd that a wheelman's club
would bo a nuisance.
David McCIure, counsel for Mrs. Kurtz, sub
mitted a number of afildavlts from residents of
West 10-ltb. street, where tho Riverside Wheel
men have a club houso. These sot forth that
tho annoyanco to tho neighborhood by the club
has been serious, nnd that:
"Tho members collect In large numbers upon
and around the stoop of the house In summer
time and there smoko and exchange Idle talk
and banter and lndulgo In alleged witticisms,
which are always rewarded by somo noisy mark
of approval, much to tho discomfort of the
people living within hearing distance ot the
Mrs. Kurtz declared that beer wagons un
loaded quantities of bottles, " apparently con
taining liquid refreshments. In front ot the said
premises. She also said that tho members of
tho club sat with their legs out ot the windows
and expectorated into the street. She added
that if tho defendants occupied tho premises ad
Joining her residence, of which they hold a lease
from May 1, they would block tho sidewalk with
their bicycles and cause such a nuisance In tho
neighborhood as would do tho plaintiff an irrep
Charles 11. Butler, counsel for tho wheelmen,
said that tho club, which had several hundred
members, was composed of rcspectablo men,
principally lawyers, actors, and architects, who
would nover permit the conduct charged.
Decision was reserved.
TnET OAYE TIIE POLICE A RUJT.
Three Ruppooed CrooWa, Arter a Lively Cuaae,
.nbbed In Jersey Cltr.
Two negroes and a white man, supposed to be
burglars, were captured In tho lower part of
Jersoy City yesterday mornlngnfter a lively and
exciting chase. Tho negroes gave their names
ns Solomon Williams and Walter Jones, and
said thoy wcro homeless. The white man
doscribed himself as Robert Walker, 21 years
old, of 75 First avenuo, Albany. Roundsman
Frcyand Policeman Qulnn saw tho men at 3
A. M. acting suspiciously In front of a store in
Wnrrcn street They moved away when they
saw tho officers coming. Roundsman Frey or
dered them to halt and they ran. Frey and
Qulnn started In pursuit but the fugitives
proved to bo sprinters, and the policemen tired
sovcral shots after them, but wlthouteffoct. Tho
shots were heard by Policemen Oxloy and Man
ning, and they Joined in tho chase. At
Essex street the white man separated
from his companions, and Roundsman Frey
captured him in a hallway. Tho negroes
ran down to tho steamship piers at tho foot of
York and Ornnd streets and made their way
over to the Pennsylvania Railroad Ferry, but
missed a boat. Whllo they were cursing tholr
hnrd luck Policeman Bonnett, who Is on duty at
the ferry, walked over with the Intention of
sneaking to thorn. The negroes dashed through
tho ferry gates Into Exchange place. Bennett
pursued them, firing at them as ho ran. Tho
fugitives turned tho corner into Hudson street
nnd ran plump into tho arms of Policemen
Qulnn, Oxloy, nnd Manning, who had been
searching tho hallwnys for them.
The prisoners were arraigned before Police
Justice Potts later In tho ilny and remanded for
examination. Chief of Pollco Murphy will have
their records bunted up.
SARAH WREXN'B MURDER.
Uadley A. Sutherland Makes a Plea or Guilty,
but It Is Not Accepted.
Hadley A. Sutherland, a West India negro, 22
years old, who shot and killed Sarah Wrenn, his
mistress, at 00 Gwinnett street, Brooklyn, on
Sunday night, was arraigned In tho County
Court, Brooklyn, before Judge Hurd yesterday
to plead to the Indictment charging him with
murdor In tho llrst degree.
" How do you plead 1" asked the clerk.
"Guilty," rospondod the negro.
"That will not do," said Judgo Hurd. "Enter
a plea of not guilty In the case, ana Arthur
Cameron Is assigned to defend him.
The trial was put down for April 12.
To Investigate the Loss or the Vllle de It.
The French Consul-General will begin an In
vestigation of the circumstances of the loss of
the steamer Villa de St. Nuzalro to-day, but the
testimony which Is received will not be mado
fiublio until after it has been placod in tho
lands of tho French Government It was said
at the consulate yesterday that the Vice-Consul
would prohublr go tho Ilutol Martin to take tho
testimony of Capt Herri.
William Vauderveer,s Will.
The will of tho late William Vauderveer, the
Coney Island hotel man, was filed for probate in
the Surrogate's olllco, in Brooklyn, yesterday.
The personal estate amounts to $1,000 and the
real euUUo to 30,000. The bulk ot the property
is left to his three sons, John E., George W and
Abraham h. Vanderveer. To George W. Van
dervier Is left the old hotel property at Surf
avonue and West Fifth street. Other relatives
are also remembered by the testator.
J. Plrrpont Morgan Balls lor Kurope.
J. Plerpont Morgan, accompanied by Mrs.
Morgan and Miss Ursula Morgan, sailed
yesterday morning on the Teutonlo for Liver
pool. Others on the Teutonlo were IL Mortimer
Brooks, J. Mitchell Clark, J. A. Jameson. M. E.
Ingalls, William F. Burton, and J. Bruse ismaT
Mr. Morgan declined to say where his travels on
this trip would take him. He said he was going
abroad solely for pleasure, and that politics o
finance had nothing to do with his visit abroad,
lie will return In less than two months.
iLr- " ' . j
xiss jriELDa'a class FAar riOKZtro
Titer Kvea Catek Thetr TWaeher fa One Mis
take A Hypothetical Constitution Taken
Cp and Btseoased A Propoood Latin Motto.
The class In parliamentary law of the
Women's Club In Jersey City li making very
satisfactory progress under tha tuition of Miss
Fields. At a recent mooting the class was
divided into committees of five and each com
mittee was instructed to prepare a constitution
for an Imaginary society to establish and con
duct an industrial university for women. For
parliamentary practlco a constitution prepared
by ono of the committees was submitted and dis
cussed at a sosslon of tho class on Tuesday after
noon. Miss Fields solocted Mrs. Elmor Neal for
Chairman of the meeting of tho supposed society
and Miss Clerihew for Recording Secretary.
With the air of a veteran presiding officer Mrs.
Neal called tho meeting to order and called for
the report of the first commlttco. Mrs. Camp
bell, Chairman of that committee, waa about to
hand up tho report when Miss Fields suggested
that the proper way was to road It first and then
pass It up to the Secretary. Mrs. Campbell read
tho constitution In a dear, firm voice.
"Now," said Miss Fields, "will some one move
that the report be considered seriatim I" Miss
Fields explained tho moaning ot tho word sort
atlm. "I move." sold Mrs. Forman, "that tho report
be considered seriatim."
"You should first address tho Chair,' cor
rected Miss Fields.
"Oh, yes," said Mrs. Forman laughing, "I
"I move that this report be considered seri
atim." The motion was seconded and carried. Tho
Secretary read tho first article of the constitu
tion, "that this society bo railed the Woman's
Industrial Loague of Jorsoy City."
Mrs. Charles Vail moved to amend by substi
tuting "Eureka" as tho name.
" llovo you your second I" asked Miss Fields.
Mrs. Vail whispered to Mrs. John Hilton, who
wob sitting next to her, and Mrs. Hilton said:
" I second tho motion."
" The seconnd should always rise," said Miss
" I second tho motion, repeated Mrs. Hilton,
"Now," said Miss Fields, "tho committee
must defend its choice"
" Mrs. Chairman."
" It Beenis to ni "
" Don't say it seems to me," Interrupted Miss
" Eureka," continued Mrs. Campbell. " la un
suitable for a name. It is more like a motto. It
" I move to amend the amendmont. said Mrs.
Spencer Weart, " by Inserting Woman's Aid
Bocloty Instead of Industrial League."
"Tho lady did not address tho Chair, '-remarked
"Excuse me," sold Mrs. Weart, "Madamo
" Mrs. Weart."
" I move to amend the amendmont by Insert
ing Woman's Aid Society Instead of Industrial
The amendment was put to a vote and lost
" Madame Chairman.
" Mrs. Fisk."
" I move to strike out Eureka and Insert ' Tha
Mrs. Falrchild seconded the motion and It met
the same fate as Mrs. Woart's amendment
Miss Fields said that the matter under discus
sion was misplaced. It should be in Article 2 of
Mrs. Weart moved to Insert " Semper Fidells "
for n motto, and Miss Fields called for remarks
on the question.
" I would like to say," began Miss Jennie V.
Horsley "no, I won t say that It seems to
" That Is worse," interrupted Miss Fields," say,
I see no reason why."
" It seems pedantic," resumed Miss Horsley,
will that do r
" Yes," replied Miss Fields.
" It seems pedantio to use Latin when English
An animated and interesting debate followed,
in which Mrs. George Hough, Mrs. Manning
Stlres, Miss Barber, and Miss Frost took sides
for or against the proposed Latin motto.
"Madame Chairman," said Miss Cecelia
"Miss Gaines." responded Mrs. Neal.
" I move to amend the amendment by making
the motto Concordia Vlnclt"
Miss Fields absent-mindedly proposed another
amendment and the entire class looked at her in
" Mrs. Weart."
" I rise to a point of order. I thought you
" Don't say I thought you couldn't," said Miss
Fields, correcting the speaker.
"Very well, then," resumed Mrs. Weart;
" what I want to say Is, that you can't hnvo an
amendment to the amendment to the amend
ment." " Quite right." said Miss Fields. " I subside."
As It was growing late the other articles of the
constitution were discussed and disposed of hur-
,ricdly, excepting the one relating to the oftlrcrs.
That and tne articles on the duties of officers
will be taken up at the next meeting.
A NOTED RUSIXESa fTOVAX.
Methods susd Peculiarities of the Lata Mary
Ann Smith or Sewark.
Mrs. Mary Ann Smith, whose death on Tues
day was told of in yesterday's Son, was un
doubtedly the best-known business woman in
Newark, as well as one ot the wealthiest She
lived at 013 Market street Her personal estate
is valued at half a million, and it Is said she
owned nearly all the buildings in Chambers
street as well as several houses In Orango. Sho
was born In County Cavan, Ireland, in 1820.
She went to Newark In the latter part of 1817,
and three years later sho was married, her hus
band being a boss carpenter. Soon after her
marriage sho opened a small grocery In Cham
bers street, and thus laid tho foundation of her
It la said that for a long tlmo she walked from
Nowark to Jcrsoy City every night carrying on
her back the provisions for the following day's
business. In 1872 her husband died, and a few
years later sho abandoned her grocery buslnoss
and turned her attention to tho glass trade. In
which Bho bad a small Interest and in which
sho saw a brilliant future.
It was not long before shn bad full control of
thoglasB works, buying out her son Philip, who
up to that time bad been tho bead of tho firm,
but who had not been ublo to place It upon a
paying basis. As soon as Mrs. Smith took pos
session of her now property sho renewed the
ontlro factory. Modern machlnory and equip
ments wero Introduced, nnd nono but tho most
skilled workmen employed. Hor business rivals
fought her fiercely, but sho kept up the battle
until they were driven to thewnll and sho con
trolled the entire glass trado In Newark. All
her purchases ot materials and utonslls
wero mado on a cash basis. Sho never
asked for credit As tho years wont by her
business Increased, and hor last daya saw ber
nt the head of the American Glass Bending nnd
Bevelling Works, one of the largest of its kind
in this country. Her vigilance over tho factory
was nover relaxed. Dally sho went the rounds
of the works, and she remained often late Into
tho night at her office looking over the books
and orders. Her six sons were employed in tho
factory, Thomas Smith, the youngest having
her power of attorney, and as such signing her
It is said that thoso in Mrs. Smith's employ
never had a cause for complaint for although
she made them work she paid the hlghost wages
in tho town. Sho was never known to evict a
tenant for being in arrears of rent, but on the
contrary often gave help to them.
Sho was a devout Roman Cathollo and ono of
Iho chief contributors to St Jnmes's church.
Her Judgment in real estate was esteemed par
ticularly good. About three years ago her health
Ix-gan to fall. She managed, how over, to look
after her Interests until about a week, ago, when
she wns forcod lo take to her lied. Sho Is sur
vived by six sons Philip Patrick, John, Charles.
James ,K.,nd Thomas J. D. Smith. Mrs. Smith's
funeral will take place this morning from St.
James a church, In Lafayette street, Newark.
Wrecked Crew Drought Here.
The Ward lino steamship Vlgtlancla which
arrived yesterday from Havana and Mexican
ports, brought the mate and soven seamen of
tho Norwegian bark 8t Olaf which went
aground In a gale on Fob. 27 last, nonrSanFor
liandlna. The St Olaf, which had loaded log.
wood at that port which Is sixty miles east of
Progreso, Mexico, was riding at anchor at the
time waiting for good weather. She went on a
lee shore and broke up the next day. All the
crew got ashore without difficulty In small
boats, saving all their clothes and chests. Thoy
boarded tho Vlgllaucla ut Progreso. The Nor
wegian Consul in this city will send the mon
home. Cant, Anderson of the wrecked bark re
mained at Ban Fernandlna to sottlo tho affairs of
CfiDT yr,a3c bota' fJnfnl Wdneyt,
OUnC $ore lungs, uterine pains, muscu
lar pains, rheumatism, relieved
xDllTC qulck " " otrlo flash by tha
Vim OATX, MUTDZtVXa WXBatiT.
CenSlctta; Teeetttemr ta Uuf Trial Tar Tttmrr
of Btvoree py Clkaan.
Private Detective Charles O. Gibson has been
on trial In the Goneral Sessions sinoo Monday
charged with perjury, It being alleged that ho
gave false testimony in the Shrady divorce case
In tho Supreme Court testifying that ho shad
owed Mrs. Gcergtana Shrady and young Poor
sail Jackson to the homo of Jackson's father at
808 Madison avenuo. In hti own trial he baa
stuck to bis original story. The Jaeksons de
nied tho story, and so did Mrs. Shrady. Then
tho prosecution put a woman on tho stand who
testified that sho know Gibson and had em
ployed him through a Jersey City lawyor named
Leonard to got ovldcnce in a divorce caso sho
brought against her husband. This woman was
Mrs. Maria Zuckert, wlfo ot Dr. Julius Zuckert
of 233 Broadway. Gibson donled knowing Mrs.
Yestordny tho dofonco put a number of wit
nesses on tho stand for tho purposo of trying to
provo conspiracy on tho part of the prosecution,
claiming that tho Wanamaker political faction
in Pennsylvania was trying to " railroad" Gib
son because Gibson had collected tho evidence
on which ono of tho Wanamakor Senatorial
campaigners had boon Indicted In Harrlsburg
last January. Tho first of theso wltncssos
called yesterday was Louis Wlcn. Ho said ho
was a private detective. Ho contradicted the
tosttmonyof Mrs. Zuckert by saying that ho
waa tho man who was employed by her to got
ovidonco In her dlvorco caso.
"Gibson was nover employed In that case,"
said the witness, "but there was a man who
resembled Gibson. Ho was known as Dotootivo
Bolon. Ho Is hero In court now and looks a
great deal like Gibson. Lawyor Leonard em
ployed us two In this caso, but Gibson was not
Lawyer Leonard's son, Frank, testified that
his father had tho Zuckert divorce case and hod
employed two private detectives, but that
neither of them was Gibson.
After recess Mrs. Zuckert was recalled to the
witness stand by Lawyor Coloman, who asked
hor If sho had not boon mistaken, mixing Gibson
up with Bolen, tho man ho rcsomblod.
" I am not mistaken," said Mrs. Zuckert
v" Didn't you pass Bolon on tho stairs of this
building to-day and tell your daughter that you
had mixed tho men up I'1
"I did not"
The Assistant District Attorney then brought
out the fact that Lawyer Coleman had met lira.
Zuckert in tho lobby of tho Criminal Court
building during tho noon recess and had ques
tioned her about hor Identification of Gibson.
Coloman said that ho know that Mrs. Zuckert
had mado a graro mistake and had confronted
her In the hall with the man Bolen, whom sho
had employed and who resembled Gibson.
Mrs. Mamlo Clark, a prlvnte detective, was
callod to tho stand and testified that she was In
tho hall of tho court building when Mrs. Zuck
ert and her daughtor passed Bolen on tho stairs.
"Mrs. Zuckert remarked to her daughter that
she had mado a mistake," said tho witness.
"She told her daughter that sho believed that
she had Identified tho wrong detective"
Mrs. Zuckert went back on tho witness stand
and denied this.
LADIES' CLUB IX STRAITS.
The Organisation on the Verge or Collapse
What Has Led to This.
Tho Ladies' Club of Now York, which has
headquarters at 28 East Twenty-second street
is threatened with dissolution by reason of an
Increasing number of resignations and the conse
quent loss of revenue. The club, according to
Mrs. Henry Sbelton, tho President has nover
been really prosperous, and tha recent hard
times hare made It simply Impossible for tho or
ganization to go on. Tho New York Ladles'
Club was organized In 1B80 by a number of
fashionable women headed by Mrs. John King
Van Rensselaer. It was started on tho proprie
tary plan, with tho same object In view as the
Alexandra Club of London, namely, to provide
for women living out of town a place where
they could Btop while in Now York shopping or
on other missions.
It was also designed that tha club should be a
regular social organization and be open at all
timee for tho entertainment of members. The
club started with a membership of thirty-five,
and In throe months increased this to 300. The
dues at first wero placed at f 10 n year. Members
In addition to this paid for their rooms and
meals. From tho first this was not found to
yield rovenuo'aufUclcnt to meet expenses, and the
conscauenco was an annual deficit which Mrs.
Shelton, the President had to meet
The dues have been raised twice since Its or
ganization, once to $20 and again to 930. By a
prorisiqn ot tho constltutlontho charter mem
bers paid only $10. This resulted in somo dis
sension. A year ago the club bad 400 members,
but that number has now dwindled to 2S0. Of
these 150 pay $10 dues and the others pay $30.
The revenue has materially decreased, and It
was decided a short time ago to give up the
present club houso on May 1 and practically dis
solve the club. A number of tho women, how.
over, novo agreed to work during the summer
and. If possible, gat 300 members pledged for
three years, tho dues to bo $30. If thoy are suc
cessful a smallor houso will bo token and tho
Miss Shelton, ono of the members and the
daughter of the President of the club, said yes
terday that sho did not think tho idea of the
club was popular enough to Insure its reorgan
ization. " Women," she sold, " have not the business
principles of men, as we found after the club
was organized. A number of women who ap
peared to bo earnest In the club's support re
signed after they had been In it only two months.
Tho class who belong to tho club are not the
kind who are at a loss for friends to visit here,
and for that reason tho club has failed some
what In its main object. Women do not aa a
rule frequent a club house as men do, and so I
suppose many of them thought that thoy were
not gottlng much for their money and resigned.
" It was suggested that wo havo tho Colonial
Dames moot here, or some other such woman's
society, but I hardly think it would do. The
Sroposal to unite with Uio Town and Country
lub, of which Mrs. Ives is tho President, was
also rejected. JuBt what will bo tho outcome I
cannot sny, as everything Is In such a chaotlo
state at present It wo succeed In getting the
300 members we will probably reorganize, nut I
do not think the Idea of tho club a popular one,
or one which will ever moet with tho success
that was anticipated for it"
A 0trtker Accused or Stabbing m Driver.
John Pickens, a driver, of 85 North Fourth
stroot Willlamsburgh, was arrlgncd yesterday
in the Leo Avenuo Police Court on a chargo of
stabbing William Carpenter of 122 North Fifth
streot. Carpenter took Pickens's place as a
driver for Henry Hamilton, an undertaker, at
North Fifth street and Bedford avonue. Hamil
ton's drivers went on strike on Tuesday, de
manding a uniform scale of wages. When Car
fienter was put to work the strikers. It Is al-i-god,
attacked him. Pickens denied tho charge
of Blabbing. Justice Gouttlng held him in $300
bail for a hearing.
Took Her lo, but Defused Her the Loan.
B. Yonovor of 4U East Eighty-first street and
A. Pozner of 1230 Third avenue were arraigned
in Yorkvlllo Court yesterday on complaint of
Mrs. Matilda Ottman of 210 Seventh avenue,
who charged that tbey had swindled her out of
BlOonprotenoo of appraising property belong.
Ing to Tier at Lakewood, N. J., on which she
wanted a loan of $3,000. They refused her the
loan, and declined to glvo back Iho $10. Tho
accused mon said the matter waa a legitimate
business transaction. Thoy were allowed until
to-day to produce their proofs. There aro other
similar complaints against them.
St. Marys Hospital, Holiokrn, liaises ttlP.OOO
by m PnlrJ
Mayor LawTonco Faganof Hobokcn, who was
treasurer of tho charity fair hold a few iponths
ngo for tho benefit of St Mary's Hospital, re
ported to the hospital authorities yesterday that
tho total receipts woro $20,737.50 and expendi
tures $781.20. Of tho receipts $800 Is still out
standing. Mayor Fagan sent a check for tho
balance, $10,000.24. to Sister Leo, Sister Su
perior ot tho hospltaL
A Child Ilumed to Death.
Annie ICapIs, tho five-year-old daughter of
Stephen and Barbara Kapls, who live In a small
frame houso at Spuyton Duyvll Parkway and
Rlvordalo avenuo, was left alone In the kitchen
yesterday aftornoon while her mother went to
iho yard to hangup somo clothes. Thsjjlrl had
a stick with which she poked tho Ore. Tho stick
began to burn, and the child set Are to her dress
with It, When Mrs. Kapls returned tho girl's
clothing was completely burned off. Sho died
whllo being taken to Fordhain Hospital.
Want a Coavlot'a Bravery Rewarded.
The Charities Commissioners In Brooklyn
havo decided to ask Gov. Black to pardon Wil
liam Smith, who is completing a ten years' term
in the Kings County Penitentiary for man.
slaughter. Smith recently risked his own life
In trying to prevent Louis McCoy, a negro con
vict from killing himself by jumping from the
, third tier. He has only about a year to serve,
STILlf AFTER ROSENFELD:
JK XXBBIXOXn AOAIX ARRESTED
roji riairixo uta ofjuce.
This Time She Accuse Her Former Employer
of Hnvlng Defrayed Her In Deo Molnea She
Struck His Wire nt the Hotel Yendomr
Committed to the Tombs for Examination.
Hattto Mcsslnger ot Stolen Island, who was
arrested a month ago for disturbing the ofllco of
Edward I. Rosonfeld & Co., contractors, at 00
Broadway, was again 'arrested for a similar
offonco yesterday and arralgnod beforo Magis
trate Wcntworth In the Centre Street Court
This time tho complainant was Georgoll. Gra
ham, a lawyor, occupying part ot Ilosonfold's
When arrested a month ago Miss Mcsslnger
was charged by Rosenfold with having threat
ened to kill blm. Ho said ho had brought hor to
this city from Des Moines, la,, to bo his book
keeper and stenographer. She was tho best
clerk ho over bad, but, owing to tho fact that
sho had bocomo on Intimate friend of Mrs.
Rosenfold, sho had prosumod to attempt to run
tho ontlro buslnoss, and ho had been compelled
to dlschargo her. Sho persecuted him after that
and finally threatened to kill him. On promis
ing not to bother Rosenfold again the prisoner
When sho was arraigned yesterday Mr. Gra
ham said that when sho entered his ofllco by tho
front door Rosonfold stoppod out of tho rear
door and called a policeman.
" Shn was not annoying you, was sho I" asked
"And Rosonfeld ran for a policeman as soon as
be saw her!" continued tho Magistrate.
"Woll, It seems to mo it is Rosonfeld who
should bo making this complaint Whcro is ho 1
Ho socms to bo lurking in tho background. Ho
Is tho ono sho is pursuing. Why doesn't be bo
brnve onough to mako his own chargo I"
At this, Rosenfeld, who hod been Bitting out
sldo, where he had boon threatened by tho prls
onor.camo within tho rnlllng.
"Your Honor," said h, "this woman has been
following and persocutine mo for thrco months.
Sho has threatened to kill mo both In my ofllco
and then hero In tho court to-day. This morning
sho wont to the Hotel Vcnilomo nnd there as
saulted my wife. I want her to ccauo these per
secutions. Tho prisoner said that sho had gono to Rosen
fold s ofllco only to explain that sho had loit hor
tempor nnd had struck his wlfo becauso tho
latter had Insultod hor.
"And will you nromlso never to go nonr him
or his wife ngaln If I let you go J" asked tho
, The t woman replied with great emphasis,
"Then I will havo to lock you up until to-morrow,
whon you can get a lawyer who can advlso
)ou to act reasonably," Bald tho Magistrate.
If I am locked up I will mako n charge
against this man. and ho will havo to goto
prison, too," replied sho In a determined man
ner, pointing to Rosenfeld, who reddened.
")hat chargo will you make!" asked tho
"That of seduction," replied Miss Mosslnger.
' Make your chargo," said Iho Maglstrato.
Her complaint set forth that Rosenfold had bo
truyod her in Des Moines, but as tho allogcd
offonco was committed outsldo of tho Stato the
Court had no Jurisdiction.
Sho was told of this and again her freedom
was offered her If sho would promlso not to
bother Rosenfeld again, but she refused to ne
eppt tho conditions. Maglstrato Wcntworth
then committed her to tho Tombs for further
examination to-day. Sho fainted when taken to
tho Tombs. Rosenfeld says that she is trying to
irUATt A GREATER IIOBOKEXT
Weehawkral Mayor Hrlly Pooh Poobs the
Tho bill providing for tho consolidation of
Hoboken and the township of Weehowken,
which was introduced In tho New Jorsey Legis
lature by Assemblyman Leonard of Hoboken,
does not meet with tho approval of a majority of
tho voters and taxpayers of Wcehawken. Under
consolidation, they say, their taxes will bo in
creased and Weehowken will havo to sharo a
portion of Hobokon's debt
Mayor Simon Kelly, who is strongly opposed
to the bill, says he does not think It will pass.
"It Is against all our Interests," ho said yester
day, "and I am firmly convinced that tho largo
majority of our taxpayers will agree with me.
The tlmo for consolidation has not yet arrived.
When it does Jersey City. Hoboken, and all the
north Hudson townships should be united in
one groat city."
Kaat Cheater Eloetrle Co. Demands a Permit.
An application was made to Justice Smyth in
Special Term, Part I. of the Supremo Court, yes
terday, in behalf of tho East Chester Elcctrlo
Company, for n peremptory writ of mandamus
directing tho Board of Eloctrlcal Control to
grant the East Chester Electrical Company a
permit allowing It to erect poles nnd string
wires for tho public and private lighting of the
district in the- Twenty-fourth ward, formerly
known as the villago of Wakefield.
The company alleged that In 1802 It secured
Jho franchise from tho trustees of tho vlllogo for
lighting tho village, and on May 17, 1805, en
tered Into a contract with tho trustees to light
the village, which was merged In tho city of
New A ork on Juno 0, 1805, under tho Consolida
tion act Application was subsequently mado
to the Hoard of Electrical Control for a penult
to string ovorhoad wires in order to carry out
the contract but It waa refused.
Assistant Corporation Counsol Connoly op-
Sosed the motion for a mandamus. Justice
myth granted an alternative writ and tho
Issue will come beforo a Jury at some future
Betrayed Civil Semeo Secrets.
Thomas F. Murphy of 417 East Fifty-second
street pleaded guilty yestcrduy in tho United
States Criminal Court to having furnished spe
cial and secret Information to Samuel E. Dcma
rest to enablo him to pass a civil servlco exam
ination to secure promotion from class 2 to class
3 in the classified customs service. Murphy
was fined $500 by Judgo Brown, nnd paid tho
fine. Murphy was a clerk under Theodore Hob
cock, Jr.. Secretary of tho United States Civil
Service Examining Hoard, and in 1 let-ember last
ho coached Demarost, supplying hUi with a list
of the questions ho would bo required to answer
as a candidate for promotion. This is tho llrst
caso pf prosocutton nnd punishment under tho
supplementary Civil Servlco statuto.
ItlOenour'a Suit fbr Itrtnatatrment Palls.
The suit of William B. Rldcnnur to compel tho
Board of Education In Brooklyn to reinstate
him ns principal of Public School 43 camo to a
sudden close yestordny, Justlco Dickey of tho
Supreme Court having dismissed his upplicntl.iu
for a writ of mandamus. Mr. Rldcnour, ufter his
dismissal from the school, mado nn appeal to
the Bute Superintendent of Instruction forrelti
statement but It was dcnlod. This .ictlon on his
part. Justice Dlckoy held, had taken the matter
outof tho jurisdiction of tho court. Mr, Itlilc
nour will probably appoal from tho decision.
Tho storm was central orer New York State yes.
torday morning, moving eastward. Katn fell orer
all tbs xltddlo Atlantic, and Mew England Btatei and
tho Ohio Valley and rain and snow In tho lake re
gions. There waa a very thick fog on tne coast at
Intervals during the morning.
Fair weather prevailed wozt of the MliiUttpil
Rlvsr. It was colder by IB degree south of tho
lake regions and In tho Atlantlo States and warmer
In the Korthweit.
Tho weathsr began to elear and tho fog to dlsap.
pear from tats city shortly after noon. Tho humid.
Ity itoud al 100 par cent, throughout the morning
and dropped to BS In the afternoon; wind shiried
from northsait to west; at about 4 P. if. 'lie voloe.
Ity reached OS miles an hour durlng'.tba paisage of
aquall; avoraga velocity for day 14 miles an hour
highest official temperature SO', lowest 30'j barom
eter, eorractMt to read lo sea level, at 8 A. M.
J8.S9, M P. M. 99.14.
The thermometer at tbs United SUtes Weather Du
rsau registered the temperature yesterday aa followit
. .. -18.07' N""1- 0'. 1806.
OA.JI 40- 14- 8 P. M 4B KH;
ISM 41' K0 OJ'.H... "..4l 28-
Bl'.M 4H UBMMMId "Uo il
WIBHUIOTOB yoatCAST FOB TOCBSDaV.
For New England, fair, preoeded by local snows In
northern portion brisk and high westerly wtniii
slightly colder In southern portion.
For ratlrm Ktv York, air in tovlhtrn portion ;
fair, pnciUd try Jooal snowi. In northern portion ;
brUk to high northuxtttrly uttnd$ ; tllghtly ooldtr.
Tor eaiteru Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Dela
ware, generally fair and eoldori northwesterly winds.
For tho District of Columbia aud Maryland, gen
erally fair and colder during the day, pcwalbly light
flurries of snow In the morning; northwesterly wlnda.
For western New Vork, western Pennsylvania, and
Ohio, partly cloudy weather, probably light flurries of
snow on the lakoai westerly winds.
ICellnblo Beautiful Spring Patterns
..Carpets, now ready. Lowest prices.
log West 14th Street.
BB00KLTX8 9 AS QOXTMACX.
Assumed te Be ta IHTeet and 9,e0 t Me
v bates from January 1. Allswe. '-''
Tho Directors of tho Brooklyn Union Gas Com
pany havo decidod, on tho ndvlco of William U.
D.vkman, counsel, 'that tho flvo years" contract
which tho Aldormen ndoptod and which Mayor
Wurstcr allowed to bocomo a law without his
signature, has become offocltvo since January 1.
Tho contract was on a sliding scale, beginning,
for tho city, nt $1 per 1,000 feet and terminating
ntOO cents and for private consumors at ".1.20
and terminating at VI. Dost year's contract
was at tho uniform rato of $1.25.
At n rocont mooting of tho director! It wna
dctermlnod to proceed ns if tho contract had
boon signed, and on Tuesday President Jourdan
called on Mayor Wurstcr with Iho contract and
tho bonds required. Mayor Wurstcr said ho
could not sign tho contract until tho Legislature
had adjourned. Yestordny, in tho bills which
tho company sent out, tbcro was a statement
that a rebate of I) cents por 1,000 foot would be
mado on tho quantity stinpllod since Jan. 1, "to
conform to contract with clly, llxlng Prices of
gns furnished to prlvato consumers." Tho total
rebates. President Jourdan says, will foot up
During tho llvo yearn over which the contract
extends Iho nnnunl saving to tho prlvato con
sumers by renson of tho graded reduction in
price will bo moro than 8300,000. It is con
tended by good lawyers that tho Implied con
tract will bo.nbsolutcly binding, and that oven
tho Dcglslatflro Is debarred from any agitation
of tho gas problem In Brooklyn for tho next Ave
THE BTATEX ISLAXD POLICE.
Commissioners Who Aro legislated Out of
(tmoo Atlnek the Mew Law.
Gov. Black has signed tho darby bill reorgan
izing Iho Richmond County Police Department
and tho thrco Pollco Commissioners who ore
legislated out of ofllco by tho moasuro havo
given notico that thoy will test the constitu
tionality of tho law. The present board Is Dem
ocratic and Nicholas Mullcr, tho Domocratlo
IcRilor of Richmond I'ounty.'ls nt Its bead. Tho
Jlurby law provides for tho appointment of two
Commissioners of different political opinion on
ttlnlc and national mailers.
Thi; County Judge, tho District Attorney, and
the Sheriff of tho county aro to appoint the two
Commissioners. Tho two last-named ofUcIals
nro Republicans. Tlio low requires that they
give throo days' public notlco of tho meeting at
which they purposo making tho appointments.
Pollco Commissioner Mullcr has given notice
through his counsel, Sidney F. Rawson, that ho
will apply for an Injunction restraining them
from making tho nppolntmonts on tho ground
thnt tho law is unconstitutional, as It prescribes
npolltb-aluiinlltlcatlon for the Commissioners.
Hie District Attorney will oppose this contention I
In tho courts. I
lTAXTED CHIC HEX l OOT CLUBBED.
Mccarty's Cnllmely Hunger Resulted ta Tkroo
or Ilia Itlbs Bring Broken.
John McCarty, ono of tho laborers on the Je
rome Park Reservoir, workod so hard yesterday
morning that ho became hungry, so about an
hour beforo tho regular dinner time, he went to
Philip Vol), tho official cook of " Cattcrborry."
as tho collection of frame houses where the
workmen live is called, and askod for something
" You'd best wait till it's ready," said Veil.
"Oh, I don't know," said McCarty, "there are
others. I want chicken, to onct"
"Well, I mayn't bo worm," said the cook.
"but tho dinner alnt any way, and, moreover,
there is no chlckon."
" What I" said McCarty. reaching for bis hip
pocket. Veil didn't wait to see whether Mc
Carty was after a gun or a bottle, hut picked up
a baseball bat and hit the hungry man on
tho right side. McCarty lost his appetite at
onco. An ambulance was called from Ford
ham Hospital, aud Dr. Mittlcetodt found
that three of McCorty's ribs wero broken. Veil
Ileal rutate Sales.
At the New York Real Eatate Salesroom yesterday
William M. Ryan .old In foreclosure four and a half
acres at Utverdale, Twenty-fourth ward, with resi
dence end outbuildings, belonging to the eatate of the
lite Col. Henry t.. Stone, to tho Mutual Life Insurance
Company, ptalntltfa. for (30,000; alio In foreclosure
No. M7 Cherry atrret. nve-tory brick house and store,
to John O'Neill for S12.fl.10; also In foreclosure No.
304 wit Forty-sixth street, nve-tory atone-front
dwelling, to Herman Wronkaw for (3,000,
Uryan L. Kmnelly aold No. at 30 Second avenos,
thmvutory and basement brown-atone dwelling, to O.
McCarthy for ST.7U0.
Ilrnryl). Wlinsnu & May hare aold for Bayard W.
Cuttlnx to E. W". ullaa DO feet on the aouth aide ot
Mxtr-tlrst atrvvt, 1&0 leet eaat of Fifth avenue, for
Charles T. Barney has aoltl to Alexander P. Eetcham
and others representing the Board of EduoaUoa the
block front on the east aide ot Amaterxlam avenuo,
botwren 130th and ltoth street. 200x100, for about
(UO.ono. The plot la a portion ot the new alto selected
Tor tl o College of the City of New York.
Slaweon it HoMm have aold for Mrs. Pauline Smith.
No. 271 w"ot Seventy-flrst street, three-story buck
and stone dwelling on lot 10x02. together with tho
gas fixtures and mirrors now In premises, for 20,BO0.
Ileal Estate Transform,
ftamllton at, let,; Morris Levin and wife to
Bayard at, 3 and tl Mary K Eichhorn to Wm
St Ann's av, a w cor ISAth at, lOOxXSSl
Michael Conlan et al to Louis Wlrth 10
Eldrldgo st, w a, 75 n Broome at, 23x30;
Anule HcMcnthal to Samuel Levy ot al 1
11th t. 61 and OOEaatsMayerBAuerbaoli
and wife to Amund Johnsen l
4th at, it West: United States Trust Co, as
trustee, to F R Lewtn 8,S00
Little West l'.'th st. n s, 1D0 w 8th av, SOx
10.1.11: Henry II Mahler and wife to Mary A
McUrldo , i
Same property: nerman Nehmelman, as
exor and trustee, to same 10,000
Same property; Ilenrunta Uahneiifeld to
Centre Market place, e a. 124.3 n a rand at,
17.41 lnvg; Ym A Maxwell to Mary K
Hayes, 1-0 part mo
83d at, u s. -'SO w 7th av, 20x98.9; Henry W
Allen to Wlnslow E Burby 1
3'Jd nt. s a. 133 3d av, 10.8x98.9; Oertrude
A Pierre et alto Margaret M Uayward,
83d st, n s, 380 w 7th av. 20x90.9: Wlnalow
E Uuztiy and wife to Nannie M McCentey.. 1
7blllt. a a. 341.SW 3d av, 18.9x80.2; John
Uelahunty (rf), to Clara Lagowlts 12.000
Ctha,ea, B0.11 n 11 4th at, oOxlOOt JohnO
McNellly to ilenry Rothschild BOO
Same property! IlenJ F Beekman and wife to
John C McNellly 12.000
114th St. ns, 243 w Bth av, 30x100.11; FU-
llppo Clrrlto and wlfo to Vtnaeaio Berra... 1
liutbat, 321 East; John J Joyce and wife to
Martin bchroener and another 10.000
103th at, us, 11)0 o 4th av. 23x100.11; Moser
Arndtsteln and wu to Adam Oela 1
103th at, same property; Adam Oela and
wife to Mosnr Arndtsteln i
00th at. 210 Eaat; Bertha Smith and aaoto
Abraham Cohu i
Othav. n a. 30.11 n 114th at. 30x100; Mich-
kcl Buckley and wife to Benjamin F Bek-
latar, a w cor 114th at. 100.11x100; John 6'
Meln and wlfo toMlchael Palarlno, u part. 10
lOMhat, a a. ISO w Park av, 30x100,11;
Kred'k Brandt and wife toEugrneC Potter 1
inntbKt.lhS West; Wm J NlcklasloLydlaC
Mnnhattaii av. a o cor llUUj'at, lOO.tVx
ut.llilEO Potter and wife to Frederick
14'Jd at. WO west: Napoleon J llalnea et ai'to
Max Marx 1
Klnm.lirMi.-o Road, w a, 743.1 1 a from north
liuiiihlary line land Lucius Chittenden, :'tt
xl3.lx2S.lUal'.'4; Francis P Basset to
Kinliiall Muachonhelm .fOO
143th at, ll a, 100 e Brook av. 73ll 00 1 Petty,
foulard & Walker Realty CotoUavId Uulg-
Oifdl'Il v, w s, '.'(10 a Croaa t, 23x1 In); Win 8
K ruochau ami wife to Catherine W Qulnn. 10
1117th t, a a, 00 w Tlnton av, 1H.xH3..I;
Chiro Decker anJ uno to Uunlel W McMs-
hon und ulfw, ... 7,600
Slclililim av, e a. rear part of lot 2rt, block
007, uiup auU'.lv l.yman Tiffany prop, part
of Fox estate; I.vmau Tiffany and wife to
Harati tl Mayes jo
Waahlniftoll av, 14,'i'J, w a, 343.9 eOthstl
llenrli I ta C Hchroeder to Samuel Schoenhof
and wife,. , ioo
Tromont av. a a, 30 w Marmlou av, 30x100;
Paul K Lawrence and wlfo to Michael
TletKiutnv, , lll'.'.Bu lrtfld at, 23xl33.11x
2)1,11x124, llithe Northern Improvumeut
Co lo Werner Wadsworth 850
Valentino av, w s, 224 3 a lrtnth at, lO.lx
IMl.f,; John II Mctiler and wlfuto AnnloO
Monro, ' j
Arthur av, w , lot OH, map of Montrray, Box
loii; Wm V Muuro aud wife lo John II
Metsler .. ... i
Cotharlno at, a e a, lot 2 1 1 map of Washing-
tonillli', BOtluU; hllraU I'ont, et al to tho
Mayor.Ao . ... 1,883
Anthony nv, n w s, 1H 11 n UnrnsMe av, 211
xliiO; ilenry 0 Wyand lo Arthur II blegler
nud wife 8.100
17th at, n a, ltiB.He Av A, 80x92; Anna h
Galloway to Ktlgar Ittloodwlu j
Sauuiprop; F.inlly a Norkrtt tnaama j
Same prop, Bertha M M Clarke toKdjarll
Uoodnlu. .... i
Same prop; Anna I. 1'raukltu to Edgar II
UoiMlHlnct al t
3Iat at, 1 10 Knot; Chai W Dayton (ref) to
Johu Courtney 18 200
OUth st, 11 WiMt; Janim A Frame and wife '
In Helen I, K Mom- 47 000
BHthst.ss, 123e 1 1th nv.30xl00.il; Elbert '' vu
Crauilall, ref, toKredkCarell audano 7 000
44lhat.au. li)4,4e loth av, lb.xlOU,4; wiu
J Welds et alto harah Fields 12000
4Blhat. ns. a3t)i Mil av, 20.10xl00.Bl Wm '
J Kleldart altoMary JHrlsaer. a,part .. 20.000
45(li st. n . 412.il ii nth av, 20,10x100.3;
sumo to Harry A Fields, -j part ..20 000
44that, n, 2H0 o loth av, 40x100.4 1 Harry
A Fields and aim to Wm J Fields, a, pari.. 18.000
Madison nv, a c cor 48th st, 123.Bxirreg
John D Adams to thu Plqua Club Assoc. ... 830.000
IBMIl St. ll a, inn w Hi av, 23xlU0l82x
!H2.1)i Matilda Williams to August dross
ami ano. . ,a
Stebblua av, , mil n Westchester or, IB.'io
XS0; John Delahunty, ref, to Emma Webar 2,125
Brandt, Fredk, to Frodk O Potter, s o oor
110th stand Manhattan av, I yr 85 000
Beck, Frulk. and v If e to the Seamen's Bank
for Savings, N Y, s e oor 30th ft and 5th av,
6X" ........ 115,00a,
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1 " tWsW f I
A DULL BOY
Is sometimes dull only boonuso ha
is misunderstood. Ho simply
wants a littlo human sympathy.
That is what wo try to pivo to the
boys thatcomotous to bo drossod.
Wo find thalj thoy npprociato it. i
Thoy like to bo considcrod. Bring
your boy to our Children's Dopart
mont and wo' 11 mako a man of him.
That's whttt ho wants. Our pricoa
aro exceedingly low this Sprinjr,
and wo know wo can ploaso yoa if
you'll givo us a chanco.
CALEB V. S5IITH, Managor.
Fulton St,, cor.Da KalbAv., Brooklyn
P. 8. nave you seen the famous painting In oar
Fulton htreet window (A. Woelfle'a reproduction of
nana Makart's " Abundance of the Land '')?
; - - -j
Same to same, s w cor Central Park West
and 85th st. B yrs 60,00f
Bills, Quo, and wlfo to the Emigrant Indus
trial Savings Bank, s s 39th st. 210 e 0th
av. lyr. 10,000
Cobn. Michael, and wife to Mary II Harmon, s
s Madison st. 20.1 w Jefferson st, 3 yrs 19,000
Courtnty, John, to Title Uuaranteo and Trust
Co, 140 East 31st st. 3 yrs. 8,000
Conley, Geo E. and wife to Annie V. Taylor,
lota 50. 01. 72, S3, Ut map of the Arden
property, 8 yrs 1,430
Davidson. Salomon, toBsyard Tuckerman and
ano.exnrs Ac. 2,238 3d av. 6 yrs 83,000
Devlin, Mlohael. to Paul E Lamarche, s s
Tremont av. B0 w Marmton av, 3 yrs 2,000
Duncan, Minna, and husband to the Mntual
Life Ins Co of N,Y, n e cor Jerome av and
177th at, lyr 10,000
Darling. Herbert T, and wife to Annie V Tay
lor, lota 31. 00,73, as and 93, map of Arden
property. Syra 1.480
Endall, Lydla C, to the Bradley A Currier Co
(llm).ns loath at, 150 e Amsterdam av,
Eusner. Bruno, to John Euaner, s s 48th at,
175 w 10th av. leases yrs 6,000
Rams to ElenaMntze, eame prop, 5 yrs. 7,000
Foster, Frederic de P, .and wife to Union
Trust Co. N V, e s Columbus av, 50 a 67th
at. s yrs 88,000
Ona, Adam, and wife to Qreenleaf K Sheri
dan. 118 Eaat 105th at. 8 yra 15,000
Ilynard. John If. to Thomas O'Connor, s s
87th st, 241.8 e Ave A. 2 Hi yrs 600
llorr. Minnie, to Onatav w Brmneman. e s
Courtlandt av. 100. n n 148th st, 5 yrs 1,600
Tjartmanu, John W, and wife to Marie c
Wlntjen. n a 2Iat av, SO e 2d at. Wakefleld.
Johnsen, Amund. to Mayer 8. Ausrbaeh, 04
and 68 Eaat 11th St. 1 yr 84.000
Johnson. Geo F. to nenry 8 Bltta and ano,
trustee. 40 West OMth st, 5 yrs 88,000
Knox, Hrttle. to Max Hlrtreeter. s e cor 14th
st and White Plains road or 3d av, 1 yr.... 2.000
Same to Slarguerlte T Ingalls, e a 8d st,
76.6 a 14 th av, Wakefield. 8S yrs 1,500
Same to Catharine Townsend, eo 3d at, 39 s
14th av, Wakefleld, Vj yrs 1,000
Sanger, Samuel, and wife to Toblaa Silver
atone, n w cor Rutgers place and Clinton
st. Installs 1,000
Lowln, Frank R. to tho United States Trust
Co. N V. aa trustee, 22 W 4th at. 2 yrs 88.600
Mlnehan. Patrick, to Richard Webber, as'
137th st. 530 eWUlU av. 7 months 12.000
McBiide, Mary A. to nerman Nehmelman, 15
Utile West 12that.3 yra 9,900
McKenley, Nannie M. to New Tork Build
ing Loan Banking Co. n s 33d st, 280 w 7th
McCormack. Rose, to Margaret- Carolan. o s
Forest av, 423.10 n New at. 3 yrs 1.000
Monro. Annie e. to John II Metsler. w s Val
entine av, 224.8 s 180th st, lyr. 628
Uadlson Avenue Presbyterian Church to tho
Seamen's Bank for Savings, NY, n s Slat
st.240eSdav. 1 yr 15,000
PfettTer, Jeannetse, and husband to tho
United State Trust Co, N T. 130 e B2d st,
Byrs Z . 15.000
Phalan. James, W Mabel A Roby. 402 Madl
aon t. demand .i. 28,000
Qnlgley. David, to Petty. Sonlard a; Walker
Realty Co, ns 145th st, 100 e Brooke av.
Same to aalne. same prop.demaad 2,600
Bernhardt, Fritz, and wife to Valentine a
Zlmmermann, s s 169th at, 140 w Franklin
Bchackfd. Anna, to John A Eeenan. 1141 and
1143 Broadway, lease of part, notea t,600
Sorra, Vlnxenxo. to Augusta A Roby, n s
1 14th at, 243 wfithav, demand 89,250
Stuyveaant, Fannie J, to LenaC Evans, 210
Eaat 10th at, 3 yrs 6,500
Same to Edith C Evans, same prop. 8 yrs 6,600
Sohroedrr, Martin, and Edward J McDonough
to John J Joyce, 321 East 11 0th at, 5yra... 8,000
81gler, Arthur II, and wife to Henry C Wy
and. n w s Anthony av, 168.2 n e Burn- I
side, av, Syra 1,100 1
Termini, Gtuaeppl, and wife to New York H
Building Loan Banking Co, 846 E 13th at, H
Installs 8,860 1
The Plqua CluTi Aasn to W N Coler, Jr, trua- H
too, a e cor 43th at and Madison av. 50 y
yra bonds 750,000 i
Wldmayer, Adeline, to peter Flehter. guar- R
dlan of Augusto and Emily Flehter, 134 H
to 138 West 8th st. demand 1,000
Weiss, Adolf, to John Stewart, 311 Weat I
4lh at, lease, lui.ta.ll3 Ml I
Wetsberger, Aaron, and wife to the Stato i
Bank, 130 Cannon at. 39 Lew la at, and 102 R
Cannon st. note, demand.... 6,000
Wlrth. Louis, to the German Savings Bank.
N V. a w cor St Ann's av and 130th st, I vr. 20,000
Webber, Emma, wife of Edward, to James
T Barry, o a Stsbbtna av, 106 n Westchester
av, 2moa .... , 3,700
Wadsworth. Werner, to the Northern Im
provement Co, e a Tlebout av, 102.4 n 183d
at, 21. yra 415
Droste, Charlotte, to Wm Koehler, 32 2d av,
5 yri , 11,080
Ehlrra, Henry, toClaus II Mueller, IV! 8 West
Evers. Henry, to Daniel O'Rourke, 1403 Av
A.cor 7Vthst,Byra t .... 729
Orvenwald. Hannah, to Samuel Silver, 331
Stanton at, 3 yra, store 860
Kresner, Loul. to David Morrison, 1 1 1 At
torney at, 8 yrs 9(0
Norton, George F, and ano to Karl Ranen-
buhlcr, 131 to 137 Uml. st. ft rs 1,800
Smith, Henry T, to Kolomnn llrrnhelm aud
ano, 5UN Park av, eortHth at, 3 vra 1,800
Thomas, Win M, to It M (Itblia, 3 Boulevard,
Wing. Frank I- aa exor to Henry Burbolz.
47 Little Weat 12tb at, 3 111 yrs 1,900
Zehnder, JohnJ.to Frederla Felix, 710 10th
av, store, ic, 5yrs...., 1,00
Court Calendars This Day, ,
Appellate Division Supreme Court Iteeesa,
Supremo Court Appellate Term Aproals from
iudgmenta of City Cour;-Noa. 0, u. Appeals from
llttrlct Courta-Not. 31. 8, SI, 27. 28. 43, 44.
Supremo Court Special rami Part I. Motlcm
oalandar eatlel at lui30 A. M. Part It, Ex part.
matters. Part III Clear. Motlona-Noa. 1 lo 23
Inclusive. Demurrer Nn. 2H2. Part IV. Claar.
Noa. 4(132, 444V. 4422. 23bS. 403d, 4 407. 1781,
48711. Part V. Clear. Cases from l'art IV. I'arl
VI. Case unfinished, ra.ra from Part IV. parts
VII, and VIII. Ailjouriirii for tho term. Trial Term
Part II. Clear. Preferred causes Nos. V47V,
10424, homo, 11347. 11285. Part III. Caso unfln
Ishi-d. Noa. 6N2U, 11708, 0714, 4481, 4HUB, 8IH0,
2932, 040. R29W, n:H7, 12011, 007(1. U878, 47SS,
183'.1, 4221, 088V. BU24. Part IV. Case uuntitieJ.
Casta from Part III. Pari v. Adjourned for ths
term. Part VI. .'tw unfinished. Cases from Part
III. Part VII Case unfinished. Nos. 8223. 4127,
41)73, Parts VIII., IX und X. Adjourned for lbs
rer.a. Part XI.- Clear, Cases from Pari II. Pari
XII. Case unnnlshed. Casea from Part II.
Surrogates' Court Trill Term - Will ot Alexander
Walker al 10140 A, M, Clmmtwrs-WIII of John
FriederUn at 10:30 A. M, For probate Wilis (
Marietta II. Hull. Margaret 11, Coos, Caiherfrs
Tracy, William hebmltt, Unpen Jl. Hmtth, Wattes
Logan, Jamot A. Brlgits at 1U:3U A. II. l Anton Mnl
Itr, Pbllln Fiynn, Jacob Iiecnhold, Waller T, Neih
ton at 2 P. M.
City Court Special Term Motions, Trial Term-
Part I. Clear. Nos. 172D, 1724, 1518. 1658, 1334,
1818, 1IU7, 1U21, 1RU2, IHUJ, 4480, 1708, 1307
1783, 4335, 4330. 1372, 1837. 1843, 18111, lBIMJ
1403, 1731. 1883, part II. -Clear. Cases from
Part IV. Short cause calendar formal. Part 111. -1
Claar. Nos. 2053, 2070U, 2003, 2185, 1998, 2192
8193, 291V, 2108, 20U8, 2034. 2H3I, 2339, 2S3S
8330, 2330, 2337, 2838, U.1I10, 2802, 2104, 21IUV
2370, 9971. 2378. 2374, 2873, 2377, 2378, 2881
Part IV. Claar. short causes Nos. 47(13, 47Sli
4748, 4030. 8294, 4127, 4132, 4832.4853, 4711,
4830, Equity oases Nos. 133. 238. 260, 1
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