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TW WEATHER FORECAST.
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VOL. LXXX. NO. 46.
NEW YORK, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 1912. Corvrtght, 191i, by the fiun JVt.illrij ami Publlthlnp AMOdatfott.
PRICE TWO CENTS.
GIANTS WIN AND
SERIES IS TIED
Wood Warps in First Inning
nnd Hod Sox Are Beaten
From the Outset.
SIX KUXS IN A BUNCH
for it car to take them home. Miss Hey-
Kntire New York Team Bats'u;otHl ns struck on the head with n
in Round That Jinx Is v
SCORE . 11
Hnll. Red Sox Relief Man,
Proves Almost as In
effective. TKSHKAU TIGHT IN PIXCIl
Driving Wind Aids Gardner nnd
Doyle to Homers Finale
in lioston To-day.
HOW TUB 9KRIES STANDS.
w. u re. w. i. pc.
nrd ox a a .sow uiants :t a .sou
Flrat game Tuesday at Polo
tiroanda, Nfir York. Itrd Sox
-on, 4 to a. rttcurra. Wood
and Tearenn and C'randall.
Irroad nc Wednrsdar at Fen
nar Park. Boston. Tie game, 6
lo U, eleven Innlnaa. Pitchers,
Mathenaon and Colllne, Hall
Third (lai Thnradar at Fen ay
Park, Iloalon. Ulnnls on, -In
1, Pltclier, Marquard and
O'Brien and Bedlent.
lonrlh Bam Friday at Polo
(ironnda, York. Red Sox
on, 3 to 1. Pltebers, Wood
and Teareaa and Antra.
Fifth game -Saturday at Fen ay
Park, Boston. Ited Soi on,
3 to 1. Pltchera, Bedlent and
sixth same .Monday at Polo
(irooada, tir York. (ilauta
on, S to a. Pltebers, Marquard
and O'Brien and Collins.
Set tutu name Yealerday at Fen
ay Park, Boatnn, Won by
tilaata, 11 to 4. Pitchers, Tea
reaa and Wood aud Hull.
Eighth aaU Deciding came lo-day
al Fen ay Park, Boston.
Boston-. Oct. 15. Adapting themsflv s
more readily to freakish climatic con
ditions and going at the Red Sox with
lirlstllng front from the outset the
Hants this afternoon knocked the prop
from under the American League cham
I Ions In quick time and won the game
irom a running start. With a feast of
base hits and a flow of runs, which em
traced another stampede to the plate
In the first Inning one more run than
was made In the first Inning on Mon
day, the Giants battled their way Irre
ulstlbly to even terms with tl(e Red
Hox In games won, nnd the tally now
nands three games to three, with the
pame which will settle It one way or the
other to be played here to-morrow.
The Giants' sweeping triumph this
I'lternoon was achieved by a score of U
lo 4. nnd of the opulence which- they
injoyed In scoring alx runs were
gathered In the first Inning. As was
tli lase yesterday In Xew York, an In
dilve, axsorted and bold array of niovo.i
'ook Giants to tho plate In droves nt)d
had the Red Sox reeling. The latter
ero lifted off their feet by the sharp
"Sh and vigor of the attack; although
they staggered along in the reur and
iitwded In accumulating a few run
"f thrlr own they fought u hopeless
f'ifht throughout a long, loosely played
boisterous ond crisscross wind, In
tilth was tho breath of winter, made
rp?ctfttur.i shiver and made tho fielding
most uncertain. Now and then the wind
l-lckeii up clouds of dust from the Held,
"uni: It Into the eyes of tho players and
Md n i the game. The shirts of the
l'iaers bellied out In tho breeze, which
tiflil nut nil ofternoon with gusty
' length, but which wasn't as energetic
and tifiuhlesome In the latter Innings.
Outlilttlng the Oostons two to ono
riul excelling them In every phase of
filenee. It became evident as the ono
s.dnl encounter wore on that the margin
"t runs by which the Giants would
''In was tho principal question. It
wny nne of the most decisive boatings In
vol Id's rles history. The Red Box
Hayed poorly, very poorly. They were
'iwrtaln and wabbly. For that matter
' " (Hants played an uncertain game In
" e Held, they too making errora. The
iTiiniUsh wind affected their playing as
"'II that of the Red Sox, making fly
'"' hard to gauge, and there were
""' foolish looking misunderstandings
in the Hold, for which tho wind was par
I al'v nu dilutable.
Mi told It was a slam bang, hcltcr
neinr urt of a gome, tho chief d
' 'inpment of which wns the quick finish
ni"ied out to Joe Wood. Smoky Joe
''in 'ip In smoke to-day. The peerloss
IMiiin- IumIoJ one Inning. It wasn't his
day tr ,0 peerless. Whutovcr he hud or
"Meei- , d,n't mvPi ,10 Giants
J"ni nt him vengefully from the first
HH lie pitihed. strewed the Held with
'ill- nnd ground him to a pulp. The
hr,f. ,w Vork tcllln wont t0 )(Bt nf
"Will, nnd In the pulverizing proceed
ilozKfd him for soven hits.
Tfsrcau, although wild, waa greatly
I'o'tfinued on Tenth Page,
NEGRO BEATS AND ROBS NURSES.
Asaanllrd While Walling for far
Onr'a knlt Mar Br Broken.
Miss Susan Hcywood and Miss Eliza
beth lleclilols, nurses who live at the
Nurses Homo, 388 Lexington avenue,
were attacked by n negro lato last
night na they wnlted for a ear nt
Jerome avenue and Mosholu Parkway,
Thf Uronx. Hp knocked tlipm down.
torp necklace from their throats nnd
stole Miss Hey wood's pocketbook. Thrn
lip disappeared as men camp to the
assistance of the young women.
The victims of the assault had been at
the homp of Dr. William A. Roberts nt
;-(0 Knst 201itt street and were waiting
..ii.u.i j. runic biii i mm wnen auss
Uochtols tried to help her she wan
beaten about the face. Uoth were taken
back to Dr. Roberts's home and had
their wounds dressed.
Ti TllitAif IfA. r.1n TI . II....
gave a good description of the negro
aim eariy tnis morning the reserves ot
the Kings Bridge police station were
searching for him. It was satd that
Miss I ley wood might have a fractured
CLARK RACING STABLE BURNED.
Polo Pontes, Hunters aad Steei-
chaaer Itracaed at llempstend.
V. Ambroso Clark's racing stable at
Hempstead, I.. I., wbh destroyed by Arc
Inst night. All of the fifteen Dola ponies.
1 cross-country hunters and steeple
. chasers were rescued. The loss Is
The stable are near the main house
of Mr. Clark's estate, which was for.
mcrly the James I.. Kernochan place.
T.ierc were seven grooms In the stable
when fire was discovered In the hayloft.
They worked hard to get out the racers,
among which was Meadowsweet, the
filly that ran away from a field of six
teen last Snturdny nt Piping Flock and
which may be sent to England. Once
the anlmnls were safely out they tried
to get back and the rescuers hnd their
hands full. The grooms managed to run
three carriages out.
Mr. Clark was at a dinner given by
Hamilton Hadden. but he and Mr. Had
den, F. A. von Stade and employers
from tho estates of Mrs. Butter Dun
can, John White and Oliver W. Bird
reached the stable In time to assist In
the rescue work.
The volunteer fire department had to
rua two and one-half miles and by the
time they got there the stable was In
HAMMEHSTEIN SUES MISS LYNE.
Seeks Half of Iteeelpta of Her Coo
err t In Kansas City.
Kansas Cut, Mo.. Oct. 15. The quar
rel between Oscar Hammersteln nnd his
newest operatic star. Miss Felice Lyne,
Is to be aired In the Federal Court In
A suit was brought this morning hy
Hammersteln to recover one-half the rt
eclpts ot Mtsa l.yne's Convention Hull
concert under tho direction of the
He also asks for an Injunction re
straining her from innking further ap
pearances except under his direction or
a mandatory Injunction hi forcing her
to deposit with the court onc-hatf tho
receipts from any production In which
she may take part pending the hearths (
of the court.
The suit Is bated on his contract
with the singer. Tho case will be heard
on Thursday by Judge John C. I'ol-
"She never has been under contract ,
to Mr. Hammersteln In this country,.
and Inasmuch as Mr. Hammersteln has I
publicly given out he will not reopen
his London house next season she Is
entitled to sing under her own or any
other .management," said Miss Lyur's
".Miss 1-yne Is perfectly willing to let
It be known that she did strike .Mr.
Hammersteln on the head with a music
roll, and when the time comes she
be perfectly willing to tell wh
IN COURT TO PE0VE SHE'S ALIVE.
Mlaa Mallei H. Allen nt flrooUIn,
an llrlr, Waa Legally Itt-Mi!.
Uostii.v, Oct. 15. Miss Mabel E. Allen
of Hrooklyn. great-granddaughter or
Jonathan Merry, a Hoston merchant
who benefited largely under thu Frenc!-.
spoliation claims, was In the Vrobatu
Court to-day seeking to have het-Bci;
established ns alive In order to shate
with five of her cousins In the estate
of her great-grandfather.
Miss Allen has been declared legally
dead by the Suffolk Probate, the Su
preme Judicial Court of the State of
Massachusetts ond tho United States
She has recently been the house
keeper for a lawyer named Fred P.
Bellamy of 2.60-Henry street, Hrooklyn.
Ho Is uppenrlng an her counsel.
The first Inkling she received re-
gardlng the action of tc three courts
in declaring her dead was wi n a
loner i-iirriei in uiinunn
a newspaper clipping. The courts made
this finding under the absentees statute,
which declares an heir legally dead
after an absence of fourteen yeare.
SIX INCH HAT PINS FOR BOSTON.
Mayor Will lilt roil uer Ordlnnuee
I.lmltlna- Tlioae Worn In I'ulillc,
Bostok, Oct. 15. Hrcause of numerous
complaints mode to him. Mayor Flu.
.roiH aalil In-ilnv that he will send to
the next meeting of the City Council tho
.imft of an ordinance which will limit
the length of hat pins to bo worn by
women on tho stroets und in publlo con-
veyanceu to six tnciies,
WHISTLE DEADENS ENGINEER.
Cord nrenka and l.ocoiiiullt r Keep
t p Screech.
Wlt.JIINu.TON, Del., Oct, I.I.- When the
cord of the whistle of his locomotive
broke to-day thu continued noise made
Sniiiuel K. Carr, the engineer, deaf be
fore he could repair it.
He Ih be ng treated ny a specialist,
hut It Is doubtful If he will ever hear
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MAIM.AItrVA BRKAHrAUT TOCO.
If nrcfrv j-nu could lUe on ihl pure, whole
sine timtacc I0B( Umc.-Atfr,
Witness Confirms Testimony
of Rose, but Denies Any
Part in Plot.
WAS ONLY ERRAND BOY
Fun Maker of Gangsters
Wins Battle of Wits
WIlOW OX STAND TO-DAY
Mrs. Hosenthal Is Tired Out by
All Day Wait, and Judge
Orders a Heeess.
Juck Rose' jester and the playboy of
the Rosenthal murder, Sam Schppps,
testified for nix hours anil u quarter yes
terday in the trial of Lieut. Decker and
exhibited the qualities that made him
the joy of dm gamblers in their lighter
Murdiir trials are not supposed to be
humorous uffairs and Justices bend sovere
glances upon flippant witnesses, but
Scheppa somehow dissipated tho gravity
of tho prooeedingb ami lightened the
black tale of crime. Even tho uustero
Judge permitted his eyes to twinkle and
some of tho jurors laughed outright.
Hchepps was so pleased with himself,
so proud of his skill in coping witli John
F. Mclntyre, his inquisitor: so naivo in
his appeals to Justice ClolY, so pugnacious
and alert that his listeners were in hinilea
most of the time, llu took it for granted
that tho court appreciated him ut his
own valuation, and Justice GofT seemed
to regard him us un extraordinary speci
men of another world, one that must not
be banged about by counsel for feur of
tho total loss of u curiohity worth study
ing. Only nil Krruuil Hoy.
Rut the amusing characteristics of the
State's principal corroborative witness by
no means lessened the effect of the testl-
mony ho gave against I.ieut. itpeker.
Resisting every device of Mr. Mclntyre
to trap him into admitting he was an
accomplice with Itose, Webber andVullon
and insisting that ho was kept in the dark
and used only us an errand boy by Itoso
and Webber, Hchrpps swore that tho
night after tho murder he talked with
Bocker in-Becker's house and thsr Becker
sunt this mi'osage to Kosn:
Don't mind anything. I'll tlx it all
right. They havo to prove who killed
Rosenthal beforo they can convict nny
. , . . , ,, , , ... I
And hchepiw lidded that Becker, in tho
iiarweneti inning room or tho apartment.
owldn t let him smoko nnd haul:
Lion t "gut tnnt match, homebody
w tcrons tho stroet and if they sre a light
they will hUi,pect omcthing
i.ven trailing me all day.
lUnaperntliiK to lflntrr.
.SoheppH as an exasperating witness
to .,,. .inltvr... i i,,., tho rilmmt
vt t..mor,.H for times mid dates, but lie
v,rnr,linarv fm-nliv rnr r.ill,
i,,., ,.,.. ' i t... , i"
t,rilous statements and he frenuentlv I
t curveted tho lawyer. .Mr Mclntvro
ll,'rr,rfj.ri In tlirt I r.n lit Irrnii I il.nlh.wta it
Ihectoriiig mid storming and fist shaking,
out Scheppn hectored mid stormed and
gcctured back at him. Once he called
I :ir. Molntyro a liar for saying ho had
i ...... .i . ...i.n.. ;. .-.
1 paid the gunmen, nnd while .Mr. Mclntyre
' -uj fuming l-cfof.. tho jury that Schepi
'"'twas "a thing.' "a creature." the wltn'e'ss
wus suavely and deferentially apologiz
ing to the court for "language that a gen
tleman ought not to use.'
i.ieut. uccaor s ciuei counsel coucon-, ab,orl.(, tnp Htandard Oilcloth Works.
tr.Ued iiis effort to make bchopp nay,f .i,i,h i, ,i, rn,i., i, .i
wmethlng that would indicate that ho
t Know lUMcnuiai was to iw murdered and
rhat ho was ono or the conspirators. It
1 was an attack of tho utmowt importance
' to the defence, A good deal of IVcker's '
......... l--... t.. I., ....
to Hot Springn, made for tho purposi. of
showing that Schiipi had .inunmin.itcd
himself whilo there and had exculpated
Sclifiia Doiluca Trnji.
Uwyer Hart, who was with Itose ihollnNIl at G8 Avenue B, near East Fourth
night Sehepiis wa with KecKer, cross-1 Ktreet,
examined hohepi. at,out lilt, couversa -
tiona with Hot Springs eoplo and failed
absolutely to cmamtxii coniiMrltctiou,
Molntyro had tried his hand at thHiwork
I previously, and hud mgod when Schepps
i.ninni,ur.w t n utiiinnii.iit. iii.it. im i.r
. rilicil)ui it .Springs wtnee for
tw Ho,,,t.0 ,1U(1 ,,,, u pickpookol in
..,.. v,.rb r.r i,,iv .,Mn
Vw Vork for twentv veurs.
M- M,,ltt.r.. nil, I Mr 1 1 1 ll ... I , 1 1,
n.,iM,l,iutliin Into in Ibn mmil,,,.
apparently run g out of ammunition':
,',,.' , , I..,,.. ,i . ,
Mr. Molntyrol . sis l plaintively that ho
was wearied, totally exhausted, iiimblo
I to continue, which drow from Justice
GofT, who lius a very dry humor, the com
"Tut, tut, .Mr Mulnlyro. You talk of
being exhausted. I am upwind of
7u years old "
Schepps wus the only witness yesterday
i It had been tho purposo or tho prom- I
I cut Ion to cull .Mrs. Herman itosenthal,
' but there was no tinin left for the loug.
examination that would I hi nen.i.s:iry ;
!nnd Justice Ooff rather reluctantly,
consented to adjournment Tho widow wh0 is In St. I.uko's Hospital recover
of the initrderi'd gambler will bo tho llrst 1 from un operation performed last
witness to-tluy wick, li not able to sit up her Interest
hi'lieppn Nrrvnua ill l-'IrM.
' When Kchi'iuw appealed from the wit -
pens room ut Ki:::u A. m. an eyes wero
turned in hli direction From tho llrst
he bus been onn of the iwM Interest lug
chururti'l's of this case Ills chlldllko
" " T i , , Z
''K Hi rwMy inform, hI nien and
1 women or tho underworld, his icptitution
, . ,. , , ,i,,..i,
Or I11IUWVIU UU, ' ... HHMH.B
Continued on Seventh rag
SYMPATHY FROM MRS. WILSON.
Wife of Democratic Candidate Sends
Meaaagr lo Mra. House ell.
PntNCBTON, N. J., Oct. 15. Mrs. Wil
son, wife of the Democratic candidate
for President, sent the following tele
gram to-night to tho wife ot Col. Roose
velt, addressed to her at the Mercy Hos
"My heartfelt sympathy In your anx
iety and distress. Mr. Wilson and I
have been shocked beyond expression
and await each Item ot news with deep
"Mns.. Woodrow Wilson."
The thought of his own safety did
not enter the mind of Gov. Wilson until
onn of the newspaper men to-night
asked him If he had taken any precau
tions for his protection during the re
mainder ot the campaign. He said he
has not and would not.
"There Is nothing that ran be done
to guard against an attack," he said.
"It seems to me that the police and
spcret service guards are useless It a
madman determines to attack a man In
The Govprnor apparently had read
the newspaper reports of the shooting
of Col. Roosevelt very closely, for he
discussed to-night the location of the
bullet, Its course nfter entering the
Colonel's body and varUus other details.
WILSON SEES THROAT DOCTOR.
Candidate flora lo Philadelphia for
PHILADELPHIA, Oot. 15. Got. Woodrow
Wilson arrived here late this afternoon
to consult a specialist regarding his
throat. At the Broad Street Station
he said his tiiroat had been troubling
him severely for the last few days, and
lie thought that it was best to have his
specialist treat the condition before
it became serious.
"I do not anticipate that anything is
wrong," he suld smilingly, "but I do not
want Jo bo comiolled to lay off now, near
the wiudup of the campaign. I have been
troubled recently more than usual and
my physlciun lias advised me not to use
my voice more than necessary. I shall
return to Trenton later in tho evening
after I have met some friends in this
city who wish to see mo about the cam
MARCONI'S EYE SIGHTLESS?
lliM'tnra Cnnanlt and Inventor I.lkrly
to I. oar Member.
Spruitl Catlt Itttpaleh to Taa Srs.
Si'kzia, Oct. 15. Slgnor Marconi Is
still unable to see with his Injured eye
and n consultation of four doctors was
The Inventor complained that the
neuralgic pains were Increasing and
hence It is feared that the recovery of
the sight Is very doubtful
INTERBOROUGH'S BIGGEST DAY.
Italtroad TlroVr Hrcoril Monday,
Carrln ,I0,T4T Persona.
Theodore P. Hhonts, president of the
InterborouKh Rapid Transit Company,
announced yesterday that his company
transput tea 1.1S9.H7 passengers on
Mon.lnv. nlf.r th., . ii ,1..
transput ted 1,199,747
nce tlle t)I)ennir of the line on October
The greatest number carried on nny
day heretofore was 1.179,512 on Septem-
her 25, 1909, In course of the Hudson
Fulton celebration. Monday's traffic
was handled without contusion or delay.
NAME AS LONG AS A KING'S.
Man With tCUbt Jointed Handle An.
" ,0,"ra -ndle Ap.
pointed to rbool Board
I Tliomds Adolphtis Uamber
! Augustus lllchardson Gascovne Good
latt0' licvcd by his friends to have a
' lWT name than nny other man In
-'""V. was appointed yesterday
' by Mn'or f, alc to fill a va-
'cancv on the school board.
" f "01I bMTd; ,
v Mr' ,'0d.,BnT . "r71Jen1t .,of
a member of the Hoard of Trade, North
Iteformed Church, republican Club,
Kenllwnrth Society and other organiza
tions. Several years ago, after the trust
un imiewndent comoanv that nroved
HELP SAVE 32 FAMILIES,
Tito Pollrenirn II o Hemic Work at
Kaat Side Tenement Fire.
Policemen McCormlck and Vltt helped
the escape of members of the thirty-two
1 families In a 'fire discovered last night In
ttm anpnnn tlnnr nf Itin nIy itnrv t.nn.
) The flames spread up the shaft and
stairs nnd drove the occupants to tho
escapes. There they clung together,
nfruld to go down, until tho police
climbed up through the flames that
Wt re cum nc ironi toe secnnu atnrv
windows. Thero were many young chll-
lren on the escapes and when the crowd
in tne sirrei saw tnem mere was almost
1 1 " unrii.eiK. m jtoik oiu, who
I "Vi,"" 'Z'hV'. Z'rie,
suffering from stan wounds he roc
wh w wn hcId , Tom i
Hquaro i.arU on Saturday. His
, mnnaced to drac him to the window.
which he broke, cutting, his' wrlsta on
the glass. Then tho two' policemen got
him to tho street between them.
The fire did damage of about J15.000.
POLITICS ON HER HOSPITAL COT.
Mm, .1. Harden llarrlinnn'a Oprra
llnn l.ravra Kntbaalaani Intact,
Although Mrs. .T. Horden Harrlman,
In Die rnmn.itirn will not let her be Idle,
Word was sent yesterday afternoon to
1 tho headquarters of the Women's WIN
son linn iUMrauuu uuiiiiiuitt-i, u.
Mrs", Harrlman Is chairman, that sim
would rocelvo callers to-day and discuss
political matters with them.
Mrs. Jnmes H. Hustls, who has taken
MfH, Hurrlmnn's place 'for ten days, his
made a report of the progress In her
Hate Vav Bern Rarutad Mf In.uranca?
U c too place l ou. I, a box 1)9, New York. Ait,
DR. MURPHY'S REPORT ON ROOSEVELT'S CONDITION
TELEPHONED TO "THE SUN."
Dr. J. B. Murphy, chief of the physicians in attendance on
Col. Roosevelt at Mercy Hospital, Chicago, dictated the fol
lowing statement over the telephone to THE SUN at 10 o'clock
"Col. Roosevelt spent a very comfortable day. He suffered
less to-night and his breathing was not so painful.
"There is no evidence of complications. '
"A preventive injection of anti-tetanus serum was ad
ministered to-night, thus lessening the likelihood of lockjaw.
The leucocyte count is .88, showing that no blood poisoning is
present at this time.
"His superb physical condition, due to his outdoor exercise
and habitual abstinence from liquor and tobacco as well m his
simplicity of diet, accounts for the small effect produced on him
during his long speech while suffering from such a severe wound.
"The bullet has not dropped down, but is still in the wall
of the chest. His breathing appears to be getting easier all the
BULLET BRINGS HALT
TO ACTIVE CAMPAIGN
Gov. Wilson Cancels Dates With
No Speaking Antagonist
in the Field.
I'HOUKESSIYES MARK TIME
Harlnn-Ilede Meetings Called
Off bv Taft Managers
La Folletto Waits.
The Presidential campaign came al
most to a halt yesterday because of
Col. Roosevelt's forced retirement from
At Progressive national headquarters
In this city It was announced that up
to 'October 26 at least Col. Roosevelt'a
peaking engagements were cancelled.
Further than that no campaign .work
was dohe and nopoH'tlcal conferences
held either at the Hotel Manhattan,
whero Senator Dixon nnd Executive
Chairman George W. Porklns have of
fices, or at State and county head-
quarters, where Wlllnm H. Hotchklss
Gov. Wilson announced that he would
cancel all tho dates possible and make
no more engagements for speeches In
the campaign with no active opponent
to speak against him.
Republican Congressional Chairman
Mclnlcy In the West has ordered to
night's meeting of JohnM. Hurlan and .1.
Adam Bede at Champaign. 111., post
poned Indefinitely. These two speakers
I trailed Col. lloosevelt on his trips, and
tt,elr arguments aro directed specifically
against the Progressive's platform and
candidate. Their meeting In the Audi
torium In Milwaukee last night was
called off by the Wisconsin committee
Senator La Follelta's speaking tour
r. 1,IH 1,,-imA Htnln lint heri held UD.
In Ohio and Indiana, where col.
lloosevelt and ex-Senator Deverldgo
were to play principal parts in ino
campnlgn this week, the State man
agers yesterday admitted thai they
didn't know what they would do. All
campaign plans were In abeyance, they
Gov, Hiram Johnson In Pittsburg last
night admitted that he didn't kn.iw
what his future movements In the cam
paign will be.
All of Col, Roosevelt's campaign en
gagements have been cancelled up to
October 20. Oathat day he waB scheduled
to speak In Madison Square Garden at the
biggest Indoor meeting of the year. Ho
till hopes to be there and his party com
rades hero believe that he will be.
Col. Roosevelt was also to devote three
dayB, the Thursday, Friday and Saturday
lief ore election, to a final tour of the State
topped off by a rapid series of speeches
in this city on Saturday night. In all
about forty speeches wero on the pro
gramme prepared at State and county
Whether tho candidate wjll lie able to
make these forty appearances or any of
them Bute Chairman Hotchklss does not,
know. It waa suggested to Mr. Hotchklsa
yesterday that if the Colonel should not
lie able to resume his campaign gait
by the end or the month he might at least
be well enough to appear on tho platform
In most of the towns of this State that are
expecting him and have some other
Progressive read nts speecnes lor nun.
Mr. Hotchklss asked all his county
chairmen to have their meetings opened
with prayer for Col. lloosevelt 's recovery.
He also requested that at each meeting
thero bo read tho sentences from the
Colonel's Carnegie Hall speech of March
2 which were reprinted In yesterday's
Su.v, beginning, "In the long fight for
righteousness the watchword ot us an
Is '8iend nnd bo spent,' It la of little
matter whother otio man falls or succeeds,
but tho cause will succeed, for it is the
cause of manKimi
To the county chairmen Mr. Hotchklss
sent this note:
V now. this Tiiriay afternoon, frrl
reasonably assured that Cot, Roosevelt U
We urge that you ugeM to the clergy
of your county that they hold special thanks
giving services la their churches next
This Is Ood'i eaute. We need the help
and prayers of all godlymen and women.
Mr. Hotchklut received many in-
YET OUT OF DANGER
qiiirios from up-Stato Progressives as to
the latest word from the surgeons in
The question that National Chairman
Joseph Si. Dixon heard all day from sleep
less Progressives was:
"With Col. Itoosevelt's engagements
cancelled, what ore you going to do?
Who are you going to send out to take his
And Senator Dixon always answered:
"la there any one who could take the
Late in the afternoon the Senator
said that the work of headquarters was
practically suspended. Everybody was
still hoping that a bulletin would arrive
indicating that the Colonel himself would
fill his own dates after a few dayB rest.
Meanwhile tho machinery was stopped.
There were no committee conferences
yesterday and none was suggested.
George W. Perkins, chairman of the
executive committee, was nt headquarters
all day. Like Senator Dixon and the staff
he had slept little. The Senator had
turned in about 2 A. M. to arise at 0 o'clock
and scan the early morning bulletins
and the newspapers.
There waa some talk In the afternoon
of asking Gov. Hiram Johnson to go over
the campaign route mapped for his chief,
butSentorDixoo aaid thar, this apaetila
tion was unofficial. Gov. Johnson is now
peaking in Ohio and is headed toward
the Pacific coast. Ho must return to
California very soon in obedience to tho
law that a Governor must not absent
himself for more than thirty consecutive
Airs. Hiram Johnson, who is In New
York, got a meesage from her husband
yesterday saying that he was in Cleve
land and desired definite information as
to Col. Roosevelt's condition. Ho was
much worried. Mrs. Johnson went to
Progressive headquarters after getting
the telegram and was told that she could
send words of reassurance to her husband.
Mrs. Johnson also chatted with Mrs.
Theodore Roosevelt at tho Manhattan
before Mrs. Rooeevelt went to Chicago.
Dr. Lyman Abbott, George E. Roose
velt, a nephew of the ex-Presidont, and
Timothy L. Woodruff wero among tho
Progressives who spent part of tho day
at the Manhattan, where bulletins ot tho
surgeons and other newa from (). K.
Davis, the party's secretary, were coming
in over a special wire from Chicago.
WILSON TO CANCEL DATES.
Hrfuara to ('anapalan Aalnat .No Ac
Pri.vceton, Oct. 15. Gov. Wilson an
nounced this evening his Intention of
cancelling every campaign engagement
from which he can possibly withdraw
until Mr. Roosevelt Is able to take the
"I cannot." ho said, "cancel the en
gagements which are Immediately ahead
of me without subjecting those who
have arranged them to very serious em
barrassment and great unnecessary ex
pense, but I shall cut the series at the
earliest possible point.
"Mr. Taft has at no time taken an
active part in the campaign and I have
no desire to bo the single candidate on
the stump engaged against no active
Gov. Wilson was asked If his active
spocchmaklng would end on his return
on next Saturday from Delaware, West
Virginia and Pennsylvania.
"Yes," he said. "I havo asked my
managers to arrange to cancel the en
gagements In Now York and Brooklyn
for next Saturday night."
BEVERIDCE MAY FILL PLACE..
Ex-Senator Asked ta Take Roaae
velt'a Part In Schedule,
' Indianapolis, Oct. 15. After a con
fercnoe this morning, following the news
of the wounding of Col. Roosevelt, ex.
Senator Albert J. Beveridge left here for
Chicago. It la said at Progreaalve head
quarters that he may fill Col. Roosevelt'a
peaking dates until the Colonel. la ready
to tako the road again.
Mr. lloveridgo refused to discuss the
matter as ho was leaving for Chicago,
but State Chairman Leo said that a tclo
grain had been received from Chioago
asking If Mr. Uoverldge could tako earn
of tho Colonel's speaking date, and Mid
that t he ex-Senator had gone to hold
conference with the 1 coders at Chicago,
Some objections waa made at head-
quartern when Beverldge'a possible ab
sence from the State waa dlaouased
but all finally acquiesced in It as being for
"tho greater good."
rnrvrn I irk
ai v.KPI'R averv Wrrifitadav and Saturday from
lira nil Cm I ml Terminal, at 12:40 I'. U., vla.N'ew
York CcouaJ Llacs. 1'bvna 0319 aladlaoa. .Ut,
Patient Resting Easier Than
in the Morning at
NO VITAL SPOT HIT
Assassin's Bullet Lodged
Four Inches Inside Chest
STRICT QUIET ORDERED
Colonel Reads and Naps)
and Sees a Few Inti
ALICE LOXGWORTII THERE
With Father a Few Minuted
After Visitors Aro Denied
and Tour Cancelled.
Chli-aao, Oct. in. At midnight
the anrarrnna atrhlnic at the bed
side of Col. lloosevelt xarc oat an
unalKtird bulletin ah or InaT the cm.
dltlon of the patient ahortlj- be.
fore he nrnt to sleep.
Ilia pnlae waa Nil, the same na
earllrr In the evening;! tempera
ture, fIN.H, an Improvement of .4,
and the reaplrallon la 18. The Im
proved temperature ahnwed hla con
dition to be prartlrnllr normal, tlin
He fore retiring; the Colonel ahnvril
hlmarlf and took a hath nnaaalatrd.
He then read hla nible for a fetv
minutes, turned off hla IlKht anil
ent to bed. Hp aa faal aalren
In a f e tt mlnutea.
Soon after midnight the hospltnl
doora ere locked Ith the nil
jaoaaecaaeat that -no. one oll be
admitted until morning.
Crnotuo. Oct. IB. Theodore lloose
velt Is resting easy to-night at tho
Mercy Hospital, and while it cannot bo
said that he Is out of danger hla condi
tion shows a slight Improvement over
that of the morning.
An official bulletin Issued by the Bur
geons early In the evening said that
there was less pain In breathing than
In the forenoon. It added that tho
patient had practically no cough and. no
At 11 o'clock to-night It was said at
the door of tho sickroom that the con
dition of the patient throughout thj
evening had remained unchanged, and
that In vlow of this fact In all proba
bility there would bo no further bulle
tins during the night.
That the Colonel Is holding hla own 19
evidenced by the fuct that early In tha
evening, after tho official bulletin ot (he,
surgeons had been given out, he sent fop
n stenographer, Albert H. McGrath, and
began personally to answer the mora
Important of the hundreds of the tele
grams that had been pouring In all da
While engaged In this work hla daugh
ter, Mrs., Nicholas Longworth, arrived,
from Cincinnati and was admitted to
She remained with hor father only aj
few minutes, however.
The attending surgeons have deemed
It inadvisable to probe for the bullet
and are awaiting a report from Milwau
kee as to whether the remaining bullet!
found In the pistol of the assassin wero
Danger la Stilt Feasible.
That there Is possibility of danger
from the wound was tho admission ot
Dr. Terrell, who accompanied Col.
Roosevelt to Chicago.
"I would not wish to say at this time
he Is not dangerously wounded," aald
the surgeon. "The gun was a foul one
and the bullet passed through too many
aubstancea before It entered hla body
for tho fear ot blood poisoning not to
That Col. Roosevelt will speedily
recover unless complications not now
expected set In was In effect the
statement of Dr. Murphy, made at 9:30
o'clock to-night, after examining hla
distinguished patient for tho fourth
A bulletin Issued earlier In the eve
ning aald that a prophylactlo Injection
of antl-tetanlo serum has been made,
with a view to meeting tho possibilities
of the appearance ot lockjaw later.
Supplementing the final bulletin,
which he alone signed, Dr. Murphy as
serted that probably no attempt would
be made to extract the bullet from tho
Colonel's breast for threo or four days,
"As long as the ball la not pressing,
on any nerve or vital organ and unless
there la a rise In temperature It will not
be necessary to operate," he aald Tha
bullet ought to Incapaulata (a Croirt
four to six days. It then uv bj
removed without danger Tu-Uant