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THE SUN, SUNDAY
OCTOBER 6, 1912.
U. S. Commander, His Vessel and Nicaraguan Scenes
AT A STRAUS MEETING
Mrs. Win. Vnnnmpo Asks n Hear
ing and Praises Loyalty
of Her Sex.
PKESKNTS BEAUTY HOSES
Progressive Candidate. Says He's
Found a Lot of Intimi
dation of Voters.
Nkwiiuiuih, N'. V.. Oct. 5, Under tho
mellowing influence of perfect Indian
cummer weather Oscar S. Straus, Pro
gressive candidata for Governor o this
8. ate. ex pen led erceptlbly and finished
this last day of his. week's campaigning
by declaring genially hut firmly "You bet
I'll be Bent lo Albany next November."
Tin) candidato furthermore assumed
responsibility for tho delightful weathor
while talking ut tho end of his car platform
Just as the sun whh sinking over the so
called Delaware; Hills.
"I've brought good weather down the
valley," Mr Straus announced to several
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IIS 4 MARINES DIE IN NSI
11 1 NICARAGUA FIGHT i
f'fiiBiS ' ' Continued from First I'ngc. .... I
U aliV I Minister Wnr f,,,r !,.,!,- .ll,l l,
returned to help! iiii. Menu overthrow the Department this afternoon upon express I
re-i nt (iMM-niinnii. ' ili-truetlonH from hU Government to
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imprisoned ir.hnbit.inth, who, they said,
were on tho erge of star vain 11.
Admiral Soinhcrlaml Rave Zelcdo:
until H o'clock yesterday morning lo
evacuate his position, nltliough he did
not demand tiio Mim-nder f the rel
commander ThitS demand followed ll-s,
an offer of peace terms firm 1'ieFidcnt
Diaz and then tho Uunl'nrdrr.eni of the
Barranca by the Nlcamguan (iovoin
After the capture cf tho Kirrnticn yes
terday morning the NlcaiuRunn Govein
ment troops, to the number f mote tliwi
2,000, took possei-sion of it. A pan if
the Government force, pursued the llceing
rebels. The Americans, howuver, did
not join in the pursuit.
When the Darranca was captured
neither Gen. Zeledon nor nny of his chief
oflicrrs was to bo found. Quito by acci
dent a body of Government cavalr re
turning from Jinotope, where they had
Just defeated another rebel force, met
Zeledon and his staff and other officers
to the number of twenty-five, h"twcen
Jlnote and Granada. Xeledon and his
party had evidently not waited for Houth
erland to attack tho liarranca, had left
their command to light by themselves
and were making toward the Costa Ktcan
border as fast as their horses could carry
them. In the skirmish that followed Gen
Zeledon was wounded and died within
un hour. Tho ret-t of his party were
either shot or taken prisoners by the
The death of Gen. Zeledon and the vol
untary exilo of Gen. Mena, who started
the present trouble in Nicaragua, leaves
only Juan Irias, a Costa Itican exile and
a well known revolutionist, still in the
field in Nicaragua. Admiral Southerland
already has reported that a force of
1,100 men, consisting of tho first and
Hucoml battalions of marines ami the
bluejacket companies from the California
and tho Colorado, will advance upon I.eon
nt once. I.ieut.-Col. I.ong of the Marine
Corps will command.
At I'on Irias is practising the same
methods as used by Mena and Xeledou.
He is interfering with railroud communi
cation between Managua and Corinto,
ha confiscated the food mpplies of tho
town, imprisoning tho.e favorable to tho
Government and excrclsim; the ineatesc,
cruelties upon his prisoners Appeals lor
lielp and relief have been received at the
American legation from mhubl''inu of
I.eon, including many residents of foreign
citizenship. Irias will be called tion lo
evaciuto tils position or be driven out by
the American forces. It is believed he
will (leu rather than face the overwhelm
ing lorco of Americans whkh Col I,ong
'ihrt clearing of Hin wav lo Mnsaya for
icllef measures and the opening tip of
Leon will finish tho revolution. Inas's
force has already been defeated by the
Government troops and is reported to
have dwindled to a mere handful. All
lines of communication in Nicaragua will
then le open and the pi iucipal task of lliu
Americans in Mcsrugua will be ended
Irias was exiled in Costa lllcii and the
Gosla t'.lcun Government wii" pledged to
keep him under surveillance in order
i hat he might not join the Menu revolt
in Nicaragua, lie eluded Ills watchcis,
lioisover, and got to I,eon in Niearauuu.
In is Known as a profesnioiitil rovolu
MonHt Gen. Z'dedon was of tho same
type lb was a Iloiiiltiran, but had allied
hinii-eli wiili .iid a hcn tln uttir vin
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ninister or ar. After lieing exiled hnth,. United States, called at the State
returned to help (Sen. Mena overthrow the Department this afternoon upon express
i re-i nt (M-nunem. ' in-tnictlons from his Government to
.eludnn's i-onduct n Mena's allv is re-',..x,r,.hn the profound symp.ithv and
Carded here as atrocious, it wai don sorrow of the Nie.irugtian nation i)ecausn
who. in tin. lace- ol i.n armi"tie and m of the American los-es suffered at Masaya.
si tU' et thn protest of all the Ministers In a despatch from Man igua the Minister
in A. anaguii, lioml ard-d the capital city was intormed that the Government,
a second time vo'indimr more than lno ' through the Mini-ler of Foreign Affairs,
viomeu and elmdri n lie e-pei-iallv di- ' liad expres-ed ils sorrow to the American
reeled his fire arfaiiHt llu American iL gation in Managua, The municipality
l"gatl( ii. , , . of Gran ida in onier to siiow the deep
When Major Iltitlroi the Marine t orps appreciation of the Nicaraguan ts'ople
was on hi- wav to lelmve the people of for the HP.crificH that had been mad.i
(.renada -Ir-dou offered resistance at j l)(.ha',' of free institutions on Nicara
"" "''irrancii. I pon threat ol th . iNe of K,,a p0, asked that the bodies of the
lorco ho withdrew ins oiipo-ition andimaMnes be brought to Granada and in
ferred to let the train iK-arlng the A r- t.srred in the cemetery there with na-
ican marines pas-, peacefully on its way. tional honors.
As the minine- tram pa-., a was ' h American forces are in Nicaragua
fired uon in th darkne-s and lour tn i- nt tho r(.,,PBt of tlu, NicaraguanGovern
n es were wounded Zeledon at th ril(nt, whl(.h requested Minister Weitzel
' "" s,a"' V'lr in dwob.)dlenc. f to talto proper in.'aures to prcitectAineri-
; n rf" 'Z " ' .TO. by American forces
the firing was direct-vl bv htm in 1
person. As the people of Granada were I
in desperate straits it was thought best J
to accept Zeledon's apology and proceed, I
which was done. Arnvisl at dranada
the surrender of Mena and 70') of his men
was received Mena was escorted out
of the country to Panama, where ho
lies in the United States hospital. Tho
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fiiui-i ii-.tu lorce sun leirauieii iriilll
taking any measures against Zeledon, I
as it was believed the Government troons
men niincKing i:.e narranca would u
aide to take the place.
When Admit ul Southerland learned,
however, of the atrocities committed ly
Ze,.(loti against the person and prop
erly of Americans and other foreigners
in Ma-aya, and when it was found that
ZeiinlotL was interfering with communica
tion between Managua and tho capital,
it was resolved that ho must be dealt
villi. Demand was then made upon him
to evacuate his position. Zeledon ro
plud defiantly, insulting Admiral Souther
land with the declaration that he. thn
Admiral, was not acting in accordance
with hi instructions ami declaring that
lie would not move and that he and his
men would resist to the end. After issuing
tins defiance Zeledon and his chief com
panions fled on horseback, leaving their
fcoldieM to receive tho attack as best they
could. 'I ho llight of Zeledon and his
crowd was not learned until after tho
HaiT.'inca had been taken.
White tho loss of tour marines is most
deeply regretted here it is generally the
at the outset of the Mena revolt.
hundred men who gathered about the
car, "and I'm going to keep it good." he
shouted as the train pulled out of the
The candidate was met at Cornwall,
five miles below here by Dr I,yman Abbott
and his sons Ijiwrencn and Ernest. Mr.
Straus hurried down the steps from the
car platform as soon as he had finished
speaking to .1tl ersons and grasped Dr.
Abbott's two hands.
"I was with T J. this morning; he made
a great showing in Washington," were
almost tho first words the Outlook editor
had to say to the candidate.
Mr, Straus spoke of his satisfaction
with the result of his week's campaigning,
and Dr. Abbott replied:
yes. the people are at last beginning
to understand the Progressive move
ment." Miss Alice R. ReHamy, the first woman
to be named on a committee at the Syra
cuse convention and who was known there
as "Tho Prettiest Delegate," boarded
tho campaigning special at Kingston
in the morning and was thereafter the
centre of attraction In the candidate's
party. She brought with her a special
silk campaign banner which she had made
in one day and which bore the legend
"The Progressive Party of Ulster County."
With her came her flancA Capt. Lucius
C. Tuckorman, Progressive county chair
man in Ulster. Miss Pollamy herself
admitted that she was engaged to the
captain, but declared that she was too
busy working for the Progressive cause
to think of getting married.
Miss Itellamv niloted Mrs. Straus around
town until It was time to go to the meeting
I'ho engagement vesterdav was the
first occasion in which United States at noon in tho Kingston Onera liouw
marines have been under fire since the Mr. Straus amused himself during the
allied armies relieved tho foreign lega- interval between the arrival of the special
tions in Pekin during tho Hoxer troubles and the meeting in a way which his wife
of the summer of 11)00. It was also tho declared was characteristic of him. He
first occasion so far as is known when made tracks at once for the new Carnegie
any American marines were killed
doing police duty in Latin America.
opinion that the storming of tho Harrutica
by the Americans will nave a salutary
etfect in all Central America. The charge
has been made repeatedly by revolution
ists that the Americans were blufUng
and that they did not really mean to
make more than a showing of maintain
ing order and protecting tho lives and
property ol Americans utul other foreign
Mena himself was induced to
COMPANIES TO PROTEST
EXPRESS RATE REDUCTION
Interstate Commerce Commis
sion Will Hear Cases
WASillNnroN', Oct. 5. Whether express
rates are to lie materially reduced will
1)0 decided by tho Interstate Commerce
Commission following a hearing to be
held this weok. Somo weeks ago the com
mission Issued an ordor proscribing
reduced rates for tho transportation
of expross packages.
The country was divided into "blocks"
of one degree of latltudo or one degree
of longitude a mi within each block it was
provided that packages should bo carriod
at common rates. The express compa-
i nios wero called upon to show cause why
-1 tho proposed rates should not bo made
his rebellion by the belief that .Minister Honrcsentatives of tho exDress oom-
Weltzel would receive no support in his panics and commercial bodies interested
attitudu I mm Washington, it is now i' in i,n,r,i i,v .i. onmmUulnn n-rt
believed that the GoveriiiuentH and espe- m. " H' mmlsHin no
dally tho professional revolutionists or Wednesday, blowing tins hearing the
('intra! America will bo convinced that I commission will issuo an order governing
the United Slutes is determined to use i express xates. Present indications are
us ponce powers in i,aun America upiti,,.. i,n ;?,t,, km. forth in thn inntnHvn
to tile limit ol neni'suiy. huch a deter-I
initiation was expressed olearly In the
note of Huntington Wilson, acting Sec
retary of State, addressed to tho Nioar
aguuu .Government and handed to Gen.
Mena and other rebel leaders on August
li, in which it was stated;
"lho United States has a moral man
date lo eert its inlliienco for tho preser
vation of tho general peace of Central
America, which is seriously menaced
by l lie present uprising, and to this end
l hi) strict enforoment of tho Washington
conventions and loyal support of their
aims and purposes all the Central Ameri
can republics will find means of valuable
cooperation. 'Ili"se are among tho im
portant fiiornl, political and material
m'"iv ii to ' rotemcd "
li- -111" ti Miniter to
ordor will lie nut into effect.
Tho express companies; have decided
to make a protest against tho ruling
of tho commission. Commercial bodies
ana individuals interested win appear
to urge the final adoption or tho oom
mission's tentative order.
The commission's inquiry was begun
two years ago as a rosult of the Sonnberg
cases arising at St. Paul. Sonnberg pro
tested against express charges imposed
on trafllu hotweun St. Paul and points
further west. Tho investigation started
then into specific cases of ullogcd abuses
was extended into the general inouirv
Hint will lx) brought to an end the coming
building, which is the pride of the town
and was found there two hours later
deeply immersed in tho contemplation
of some huge volumo the title of which
could not be ascertained.
The candidate spoke feelingly to 1,200
Kingston folk at noon of evidence of.
intimidation of voters by the bosses,
which he said he had noticed in his travels
throughout the State. He said:
I tell you, my friends, I do not know how
It is here, but In several sections of the
I Statu in which I have been I have found a
state of affairs that li deplorable. I huve
found a system of Intimidation ho that
many men are Actually afraid to stand up
and sny they are Independent, that they
favor the Progressive party, although in
their hearts they do and on election duy
they will vote (or It. Hut they are afraid
to stand up and bo counted among the
Progressives for fear it may Injure them
In their business or socially or It may cause
bank loans to be called.
At a meeting in tho Stratton Theatre
in Middletown bofore l.IiOQ neonle tho
Progressive candidate mentioned by name
ins rivals tor, tno uutiernatoriai omce
nast as won as nresent. charactcrizinc
eaoh in passing with a few crisp phrases.
-air. uix Bucn a nice, atmauio, wen
meaning gontloman mean well," said
.Mr, t rails, -iieages is Driiuant, spark
ling, witty a man to rasclnato you,
Sulzer is n fine fellow, and I wouldn't
for tho world toko any laurels from his
head which ho thinks ought properly to
Mr. Straus further ventured tho onin
ion that if elected Congressman Hulzer
-would make n good uovernor li Murphy
would let lilm: but ho wouldn't.
"Mr. Hedges." he said, "thinks he la the
nominee of tho Republican party, but
as a mutter of fact there is no Republican
iKirtv. Tliev ran awav with the clothes
of the Republican mrty at Chicago and
we Progressives are to conserve Its spirit."
One thousand pooplo gathered in Co-
iiimuus nun uere to-nigut to near Air.
Straus speuk wore astounded whon,
after he hud finished. Mrs, William Vana-
mee, n Moosette, stood up in the middle
of tho auditorium and askod for a hearing,
She spoke of tho patriotism of women
in different narts of the world and men
tioned the wife of Gen. Nogl, who killed
herself with her husband. Then she spoke
feelingly of Mrs. Isidore Straus, who
choose to go down on tho Titanic by the
aiuo oi nor iiukdiiihi.
"i hat's just the sort or loyalty we
expect from Mr, Btraus," the speaker
said, pointing toward tho candidate.
And while thn applause was still at its
height she hurried down the centre aisle
Open a Deposit Account
AT TIIH M'.tt KTOItt:.
Interest on what on ,llVf
ana nniTinenuoimhit jot
'iirienri. savtnp sw,i,A i . ..
9 on purchases, RiiatanleM
by a nion.nun bond filed with
the Comptroller of Now Voflr
Mall Ordrrt mint
be rcotnpanlfd br
In Xew lnrk'i 'i
Shopping lntii.. I
Real and Hand Made Laces
$37,000 Stock from one of the Largest Importers
At 25c. ON THE DOLLAR
REMARKABLE opportunity for dressmakers and
These values are absolutely guaranteed. "
These aces were procured for use in making up expen
Gold laces, metal laces, nana run laces,
silk beaded laces, Chantilly laces, Venice
laces, French novelty laces In a profusion
of colors as well as in black and white.
An opportunity like this is not likely
to occur again.
LACES that sold at $10.00
per yd., now
yd., now .
yd., now . .
yd., now .
yd., now. . . .
sold at 50c. per JJJq
sold ut 75c. per
sold at $1.00 per (jg
sold at $1.50 per J
sold nt $2.00 per JJQq
LACES that sold nt $3.00 per C
yd., now , C
LACES that sold at $4.00
per yd., now
LACES that sold ot $5.00
per yd., now
LACES that sold at $6.00
per yd., now .
LACES that sold at $8.00
per yd., .now.
LACES that sold at $12.00
per yd., now
LACES that sold at $16.00
per yd., now
LACES that sold at $20.00
per yd., now
Note These Real Lace Values
Also at 25c. on the Dollar
The following items are specimens of the values which will be offered tomorrow in real laces.
We cordially invite comparison of prices, knowing that duplication is impossible, these prices
representing as they do one-quarter of their real value.
REAL IRISH PICOT EDGE,
REAL CLUNY RANDS & EDGES, 7 in. wide.
REAL LERRE LACE EDGES and insertions, in
various widths, per yd.. . .
REAL LERRE EDGES and Insertions, 4!-2 to
6 in. wide. Value $1.50, per yd
REAL DUCHESS LACE EDGES, ljj in. wide,
Value $4.00, per yd. . . . . .
REAL VALENCIENNES EDGES and insertions.
Edges, insertions, J$ to 1 inch wide. Value
REAL IRISH INSERTION, rose designs, 1
inch wide. Value 59c, per yd
REAL FILET INSERTIONS. 6 ia. wide. Value S
$5.00. per yd
REAL BABY IRISH EDGES and insertions.
Value $5.50, per yd
New and Beautiful Afternoon and
r- 1 --J& ii i in
Representing Values from $25 up to $60.
eautiful gowns of chiffon, charmine dancine frocks, in
maule. green, lieht blue, oink and whifp rhiffnni rhar.
meuse afternoon or street dresses; velvet and corduroy frocks,
evening robes in American Beauty over white and light blue
over white; serge dresses and chiffon dresses.
A bewildering array of fashionable apparel, 600 dresses
in all, to be sold Monday at the remarkable price of
and pushed a bunch of American Beauty
roses over tno piauorm to Mrs, Htraus,
Uotn tne canaiuaio nna nis wue appeared
considerably affocted by the incident.
1 no uawiiuuw ut u tuuieinuiu given out
last nlRht commented briefly on Uie result
or tne week's campaigning, lie salrt In
In my first week's eampntgnlnc tour 1
have covered the eastern and northern
portions of the Htute and everywhere hsvo
met with larse audleneos, I am Impressed
with the fact that there Is a larger body of
Independent voters than I huve ever known.
In the up-Htato districts there are thousands
who have suffered so lonn under boss rule
and who are Intimidated from nsiertlnK
themselves openly through fear t hut the
loenl bosses, with their ramlflriitlons, will
injure them in their business, but hundreds
of messages have oomo to me from this
class that they will support the Progressive
Mr, and Mrs, Btraus and their son.
Roger, went across tho river by ferry
to-nlglit ana tooK tno train lor .ow 1 one,
Mr. Htraus will take luncheon with Oeorgo
W. Perkins and William H. Hotchkiss
at the home of Col. Koosovelt In Oyster
ALL SORTS OF QUEER FISH.
Aquarium Norlrtr Bklilbtta Them
lu Natural lllntory Museum,
The Aquarium Society's third annual
exhibition of exotiu (loll will ho a special
attraction of tbe Aiin'rlcan Museum of
Natural History for a week beeinnlng to
day. AH sorts of queer things brought to.
gether from many countries will be in.
played. There will be nest builillug fishes,
the Indian lighting flsh, male fish that rear
the young; the iigyptlan mouth breeder,
of which the mother can shelter the young
at night hi her mouth; the lilmhlug perch,
the lunu fish from Africa, which can live In
the iiiud wlthnutanywuterlora long period;
tho hutterlly fish and other piscatorial curb
Hut the gomflsh in its many artificially
bred forms, some beautiful and some birarre,
will be moat plentifully displayed.
MODERN SCANDINAVIAN ART.
KxhIMMnn Will lie Opened In the
Aitirrlcnu Art Ciallrrlea Deo. It),
Arrangements have been completed for
the exhibition of modern Hcandanlnvan
art, which will bo opened In the American
Art flallerles on December 10 and continue
until December :3.
John A. Oade, president of the Amerlcan
Rrandlnavisn Society has been agisted
In arranging the exhibition by Director
Karl Madsen or the National Gallery In
Copenhagen, by tho brothers Karl snd
Ihorslein Laurln in Stockholm and also
by Director John ThIU of the National
t.allery. Christian!, llenrlk Lund, the
Norwegian portrait painter, will accom
pany thn pictures to this country, and among
he New lork artists who are Interested
hi i the iINptay of Scandinavian art are Jonas
,'t.V"Alr' iteutordahl and I, Uamhtuch.
Ihe three schools of Norway. Denmark
and Sweden will be represented by char
acteristic examples of paintings In the
forthcoming art show.
PREVENTORIUM FOR CHILDREN.
Institution nt Fnrmlncilalr, N. J
Neeila Sinner to Cnrry On Work.
The Tuberculosis Preventorium for Chil
dren at Karmliigdale, N. .1 , Ii In need of
money to carry on tH work. The pre
ventorium has been enlarged and now IRS
children are being taken care of, the maxl
mum number before the new buildings
were erected having been 41. About 1150,.
000 was expended on the buildings,
While the children are at the preventor
ium their home"; arc cleaned In order that
they may not be infectod when they return.
This statement is made by the preventorium:
I here Is no debt, but our membership
account I not large enough. Wo have
only 17,chx a year, pledgecf thus far and
Imvenoem ownient fund. Ourmembershlp
Is of one class, namely, si up to si.ooo per
annum. We have one member at ll.ooo
three at swo, four at M50 a year, and s.mS
members ranging from moo clown to II.
We should have at least to.ooo members
on our rolls tocncouracc the first preventive
work operating all the year uround in the
open air. day and night, to lave children
ot tuberculous pareata" . ..
TRUST CO. MEN IN VICE CHARGES
Will Br Arrested In Clilcngn lie'
I. lull! Crnmulr.
Chicago, Oot. B: State's Attorntf
Wayman to-day struck a blow at tla
property owners and aKcnts of properlf
In the red light district when he fal
lowed up his raids on resorts made I"1
night by Hecurins capiases for the ar
rest of Harrison U. Itiley, president, ai'!
Justin M. Uall, secretary, of the Chi
cago Title and Trust Company T1"
papers were sworn out before Municipal!
Judge Cottrell and charge the men l:h
renting property for evil resorts.
A summons for the corporation vn
also Issued. The chargo Is that the cor
poration nnd the men named In th
capiases leased the premises ai 1M'
.Armour avenue to A, Marcovltz fur ln
moral purposes. The two otncl.ils o.
the Chlcngo Tltlo nnd Trust Company
are named Individually as trustees of
the Armour avenue property-
Attorney Wayman ordered that M
capiases should not be served unil
Monday morning. Ho has announcM'
that he will proceed ugalnst all owner!
of this class of property. More
&uu prosecutions will bo started,
AGAIN BOTHERED BY ALIMONT
t'rrderlck Doud Wllllnir, bat Mir
Have to nejoln Ludlow Cluli,
IredorlcW Hond, nn actor, who Inn tJJ
committed to Ludlow Street Jnll freiiueiijl
for cqntenipt of court in ratline to t-ay
a week alimony to Mrs. Caroline Bond, J
divorced him home years ago. l"il..,P
either navs un or ir! nut of l.miliiw Mrt'
.lall on a technicality after sen Inn "
days, must go thorn again under an era
signed by Supreme Court Justice l Hi) K'l
day unless ho arranges to pay t he J I uC
uona s attorney told the court t
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i-nriii m le-'v iJiuyina now, line is ".""'Vil
pay Mimethlhg as soon as ho Is nli.'e. M
months In loll will mifllnA in his int"
instance If ho. does not pay up nnd
court Vonleris carried out. 1