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THE SUN, MONDAY, NOVEMBER . 18, 1912.
TO HELP SOLVE CITY'S
An I'lioffiYiiil Iloily of Kxpcrh
A V ill Advise as to lin
IU'ovpiihmiK WTI'ATIOX IS IMfKSSIM.
I.onsfcr riT8 Hciiijuijiloil to Ac
The tP"rnl renin e't of Mayor (iavnor
that there Is a net- ssi.y of "gelting 11
gait, on" in lh' iiiiii-t of buildinr: new
plots linil blgget "ties lor the .iccointno
tint Ion of p.isscncci steamships as they
continue to grow longer struck n re
sponsive chord in the he.uts of many
lone bedded and far sighted tin'n who
re.ili.n that soma comprehensive plan
muni be adopted in the not distant future
to improve the wnlorfiont and Increase
its docking facilities in order that tho
city may lie in ieadine-s to properly cope,
with the situation when the Krie anil tho
Panama ".wills hIi.iII hau been com
pleted These far sighted men include, anion
others, member of the unofllclal .loint
Waterfront Hoard of the l'ort of New
York, which nan recently org.uiii-d by
representatives of commercial bodies in
the city for the purpose of doing every
thing In its power to assist, by suggestion
or otherwise, the city officials and (iovorn
mnt authorities in the solution of this
In order properly to 'introdure itself I
MoDougall Hawkes chairman of the
Joint Waterfront Hoard, has sent copies
of a letter addressed to Calvin Tomkins.
Commissioner of the Department of
Pocks and Ferries, and to each member
of the Hoard of Kstimatc and Apportion
ment, in which he s.iyi:
One of the most Important cionotnle
problems now iniifrniiling llm r if v is the
provision for w h aileipiaie pier and ter
minal facilities a will nermit Hie movement
of water and rail i rathe with ihe ere ilex!
degree of einnoniy and c 1 1-1 i.i t li.
U reason of Hie present 1,'n ! nf siirli
modern facilities of the lilglii. type the
business and rnnieicrce of itiis nty is bur
dened with wasteful and en esi e charges,
which are a serious handicap in the lotn
petltloti with othir purls, so much so thai
.New ork i alleged to he upprecMhly
loslittt ground both in lotiimer. e mid matin
ficture 'I Ins I ni-e lioili our rail ter
minals and our waterfinnt service hi,, mi
hsdlv organized as to nuke cfllcleney,
promptness uii'l reonomy srinridarv ion
'esn mnditinns nre viewed llh the
if 'rest Mle itinle hv all business interests
o i at '.iy. mill ail its primiptl Ini-mess
t mi'nt ions h,ie cvprcs-ed the earnest
). i, Hon lh.it the public :i tit hoi uic should
ir. reed with all po-nhlc celeril v to prm ide
i letnetlv lor the i oMtltkuis vvlui.li llitr.iten
i i business welfare of the ny ami win. ,
i i" i .limine it business men s,i mui h
aiuiet) . i
In the cltv's prinrlpni busuie orati'.i
tmns ate to be fo.iuil men especially fitted
hv tlieit btiilness connections, training and
pr.ieiiinl eperieine to give intelligent
and sound ml 10 as to ii.it is must ev
,,.(,,,. an, (J..S r-i ! mi the wax- of improved
teiuiiii.il and pin f.o dines.
In older ili.ii nro ected plans for that
purpose mm. have adequate studv on the
inn of the smet.il orcaiilfit.niiH twith a
view to pioniopm; concntrer.t action by
tlienn and with ,i further Men of aiding
the t:oietiiiiiiMital authorities by friendly
suggestion atid i-ritc Urn based upon mil
mite knowledge of t.ie londltiotis to be
met. "The loint VVcterfroit board of the
l'ort of New or). h is been organized,
with a !n?mterli'i diaun from nine prin
cipal commercial and u ic bodies, and
chosen because of expert knowledge of the
problems to be ron-irieied
It Is the purpose of this board to give
thorough and continuous studv to the
waterfront question and to specific plans
and acts relating thereto to confer and
advise with tt.n Covernmental authorities
In relation to sieii plnn. to recommend
approval or ms.ipprowu to the arious
oriranlratlons reptcented in the meinuer
hlp of tho board anil in ueneral cau-e the
united busmen scn'timent of Sew orl;
to lie exerted for prompt aud satisfactory
ctlon In this vital matter
Tlie board is made up of two members
each from the Maritime ssoci.itton, the,
Merchants Association, the Citv Club,
the Allied Real Kstnto Interests the
Chamber of Commerce, the Pr.vjuco
r.xchnnge. Hoard of Trade and Transpor
tation, the Nor! it .Side Hoard of Trndn
and the Manufacturers Association of
Nf York Tim action of its members
is not binding upon the organization
to which they belong and all are experts
in their particular lines
It is understood that the question of
longer piers will be among the first sub
jects to be considered by the board with
tho object in view of keeping steamship
lines lieie and inducing otlrcrs to come
MoDougall Huwkes. who i-. un engineer
as well as n lawyet with a ery large prac
tice, said yesterday that the organization
of tho new iuiofllci.il body was due to u
belief tiiat the citv haa grown m large
flint It i.-o 1 lkl.. r .1 1 ,.!"
without the cnoper.it ion of commercial'
"i". ijii,w5t luii' i, ,i ine illlllllirUM
organizations to be apprised or what the
needs of the port really are 1
"The .Joint Waterfront Hoard" hesald I
is peculiar in thn. ;hero is uo'liiiig like
it in the United States It doesn't pretend '
to bind any organization represented .
Jii it by tho notion-, of any of its members j
ivacn organrzniion 1 given a criKlit of.
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.eiiimrs .iiiii e 1....1 ina iiic llicin- 1 f
uci p tun
rriinf ..f t
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cnuiacier 01 ine ooam s menibersliip
Mr Hawkcs said that publicity is to be
0110 of tlie cardinal principles' ut the board
in iti. work luv citizen who bus am-
taiggi-stioiH to ofter ooivcnuiig matter's '
periaiiiuiK to waierltont unpiovei.ieul
muvw-ud hisideaH in writinr to tlioboa'-d
ami liny wil! be pluciKl 01 the (.alcndar
for di-eiiKbiun al .1 pulilic iiearuig After
ntl,?.'fii'V-.,'A lrr1 ,''
be l.roiu'lu 10 tint attention 01' tin. nioatr
antt.ontiu.i hi a pureiv advisory wav.
h . Ii'iu'ii)",ton of th New Vork'
I!oard ol In anil '1 ratiportaluri I
rs. .'it"!'"'"1 propoMH.oi. ...
ine main 01 me iiupi'ovotncnt 01 tint water- '
IH.'IH is a la; ge ,uid vt'ry i il(irtiint ono." '
"We will li3o to hnin sienmaliin niern 1
large iiiiciicli." h.t s:n, 1 .r ..-,. i t ,,. '
I.H') tiio liner, hero 1 do:i t hitpnose i
tlieie it, any uko of lighting lor the ex.
tension of piers at present but it does
seein luuny to bo long piers in London
mid Liverpool, whore they handlu tho
irKest shipping In the world wilh not
halt t;o wan.- spam that we luivti lieie
"One ut le nviet I'easiblo plans tjittt
would help to solve thn prohluni now
confronting uh. it neems to ine, would lm
to nraw a straight line from the pierluad
line at West 'Iwi'iiiv.tlurd streat to the
pierhead line nl the liattcry nd extend
thy piern Xiopaeen iIiuki points to III,,,
Una The ptesenl pier linn theto Iscui vod
mid by Btralghtcnlng it iieveral lvk) to
1,:00 foot piers could be built "
The Wall Street tvtuion nf 'las I'.vsmo Jjcm
roolalat all tbe Onar.rlal urw .u.i thn sior and
bond quotation. to the clo't nf the tmrliri Tim
clnrlof quotation!, Icicl'Hilnt ton til l an t askej'
ntlcr,w1tb aditlllanal news mailer. are contained
Jltoln tbenltbtand nual cdlllom of Tk I.VkMso
LAWYERS MORTGAGE CO.
CipiUl Surplus Sl.500,000
Tlir ONLY Mortgage Company
in New York that LIMITS its
mortgage guarantee in proportion
to its Capital and Surplus. This
vital protection to investors con
forms to the successful mortgage
practice in Europe of the past 150
jq I.tbertv Street. Manhattan
IH4 MonUjue Street. HrooUn
FOR FUTUREOF PARTY
Kven Speenlnte n Hit About n
Reinlilicnn for I'resident
In I nil).
IIOTH 4'EEL rilKKKFCL
President Host to Four Ynle
.Men 11I Waldorf Dinner
to ( abinet members, but he would bestow
President Taft and State Chnlrinan 'lie same privilege upon ox-Presidents,
William Haines. ,lr, had a long und Vice-Presidents aiid ex-Hpivkers of the
hopeful talk yesterday regarding the ' House President Tnft did not go ipiito
future of the Republican party. The this far in his I.otos Club speech
discussion Included speculation as tn Neither President T.ift nor Col llryan
the candidate for the Presidency In favors giving any of these persons the
t'M; and planning for parly rcorgaulza-( right to ote. but e.ich would have them
tlou. in which Mr. "Taft will take part, , ,irticipate in discussions on tho theory
after .March I, P.U3. that thelfcounsel would beofionsiderable
The conference was held at th- home ! value While thev would have each
of Henry W. Tuft, where the President Cabinet member confine his purticiutlon
had luncheon. When the State chair- : ,,p ,),,h(.Vatiops of Congress to busi
mm departed' President Taft uceom-1 ..., i. ,.i . ,i ,. m. i,i .i ,,.i
panted him to the door and said n
ilieertui Kood-uy on Hie steps, tin nis
wav downtown .xir. i.arncs sain:
we iiiscusseii m
and refei rcd to certain plan, that are
helng laid to make the Hepublican
party stronger than ecr. The candl
dacy for H'lfl was touched upon of I
course, but that Is a lonir time ahead"
tf..t.- ,.at,.x.i 1 er lll I,., .lxiifA
In the reorganlJiatlon of the party when :
he Is no longer President, Mr. Harncs '
" '"We'.l. I suppose he will. The Presl-
dent 11 u Ueptililicnn tlrst. last and all
the time, and eveiy good P.epuhllcan Is
working to a common end. They nr.i
llchtlmr for nrliicltile and the tlcbt will
go on until we carry It throuish and put 1
It into effect. That principle is hafe- !
Kuaruin me v. onsiiiuiion miiu uu 111 . u n--i-jiiui; in .-ihiiiiiliiiii.iiioii wiui me
Itcpuhllcan party stand for true . people No s;ilanes should bo voted
popular rule.' for these s,.rvictw and no special ro-
Presulent Taft entertalneil four other quiroments should be exactiHi of the
Va'e graduates at dinner ui the Waldorf I persons entitled to the privilege, nc
last niihl The guests were Clnrence II. I cording to Mr ftrynrrs idea nij ,-lc.
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ix.usey. .s. a c as.e , , , ,e. . s ,
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rusr lomp. ny; who . imu .
'Til; fharles Hopkins Cliirlt, "l. elitor of i
tlie Hartford ruiiiin. and Henry W. Taft.
'so. the President's brother
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.All in tie .any ejcepi ..enr,- . .a, ,
are metnoers 01 ine line i (irporaiion aim .
wil1 attend a meetinz of that brxiy m New
Haven to-day. Stevenson, who was elected with Clevi;-
President Taft attended church yester- land in sn2 On the other ha ml there
day morning, but did not go to tho Church nro two Republican ei-Vice-I'residcnts,
of the Messiah, where he heard a politi- I Ivi P Morton, who was elected with
cal sermon two weeks ago. This time he I Harrison In lv-s, and Charles W. Fair
heard the P.ev. I)r John Henrv Jowett lianks, elected with Hooevelt m ltrn
at the I'iftli Avenue Presbyterian Church ti. fnr,,, ivi,l,.t,is u.,.i,t i, i-..i'
The text was Romans i , til.
-Kor I am not ashamed of thedosnel of 1
Christ, for it is the power of (5od unto I
President's nid. wire also in the luncheon '
w,H,hTs'hKrot her Took m. mo'st o?' Pr"?
1 . r. i. . . ' ' r 1
Wald, rn,e PrtS '
auiort the 1 resident received inroimaly
the new- Minister from Panama. Don 1
The President had luncheon at the home Vilson aid Marshall and he i) m . 'v 1J'"",'1"K ,m;lK. L'an''" t"
of Henry W Tart. SO West I-orty-eighth "tw si ker b, vA.rs ,ce Z' 'i1''" '.rOrfk..mK,fK0,t',.,,i: ,h 'tB ' W0JrS
street He was joined there by his son ,,1, '"dhVr li" whn been Ne. ' h e ."V ' Xli'll 'Then he" opened
( har ey who is m school in Connecticut ' s.iid- "It now looks as if we a,e ei to". ! 1
vtates. and Minor t nomas ithnacts. the
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Ramon valde?. and bis secretary. .1 V.
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no iu reuirii 10 Hasnmgion
COAL COMINO EAST NOW
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smnll I.IU. Ilhond .,f n .horfte, 1
Ilrnlrrs Mir. i
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Anthracite coal men said yesterday
that coal shipments to th great lakes '
had liegun to (lecrea.se and that the tide
had Is-gun to tuin to the Kast
nml niiiul,, .. ,, ,.i ii,,. ,,
coal came to .New orl. on Niturday than
1UI"K any lay for .many weeks and '
'"' "t,;it . On .November 25, when
navigation on the lakes closes, coal will
be coming here In much larger quantities
',0'm " hcrr. vice-president of the
N,,,iV, "r.,si 'iturlo iuiiI Western Hail-;
roal1 - "'i''1 ovening.
J fie West u pretty well mpplled notv '
and soon the Kast will he well eaied fur
- 10111 now 011 (in. oiiiiniiry sn iiiipii in
- ioin n,,w on the fiiatilfv shipped to
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tnUrr Dinner (iarat fit Mion.
Lewis VIon. formerly leader of Tiim-i
many Hall, and Mrs. Nlion gave it dinner
i 1 a"sm 1,1 lr "on"'' " ,;nst ' ,rlv I
,,,'r 8,l'e(,t. tloiernor-oleel William
' silli'.''1' .u,uJ r:Vlrf',, hlll7'r' .A fjV fiiends !
l" 1 "''.
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l,jfaflte uvrtint. fIreolfln. lr Wllllaui
t'ooit - y and Mr JUriha KUin likm mok
ide alfirtnntlic un.l .Ml Allen Hill ciiiiien-
ln Wi.liani Korct- H.-oit Hie
A tne mortal tabu I tn Hits In Pranrli Sc.
for iwiiity ir.ir.i reiirian of 'lit 1. 1
llruiuli of t lie v M C A In llrnoiilMi. w.h
111. will. I rtrrda In tin, bulldluj in II011U
Tie- liniiae of Thoinp S Vtllpits t lis
1 : is r r;:i)Mronih vli'il. I'I:ii1iii1i, :n , n-ifl.-il
.H.i 1 1! 1 U u 3 by btiruitla w i.ii g n jiuav
iv ill itu oviiiutfli 1 let jeiM-liy islutd .it
Rainon dldo7, and Ins secretary, ,1 R. work for which th" i--ot)le pav linn, i
I-efovre As Seflor aide has not pro- rather than to playing clitics' it, office '
een 'wlir.: sis-mii,,.. lt. ..ffons to be re- ;
To i?. W. lmPsZ7nl,'',,'lV A- 1 it-
,.'.7 i nn (romwell also l e.us are already being etprcss(.tj ,y
H.IImiii Troupn CI. nf III Ken 11,1 .,.," ,.. ., . . ,
11: 1,11 n . un- 11111 .suiiiii-i ,-,r,ui 1. nf 1
ll'li.g.na Iruin llm lull ef .1 li.l.lu. i.-i. r.
tl Mdn-ti Mi rjiln 4,1. nf II V'ltli H.mi Ii
irn , ,in,jii, nm fm mi ,1. .,
bin! l i.Ij II.. Ind bcin utnh u d
li-lllii-lb M Alllili r h .llh.11. . 1 1 -. .1. . . ,1
from :tj Ontm, prli mi rtm inukinc
ui-nnirndint, Mattlieiv Uliion,
yraieiaar . ilium alil .MrAlllsui ii,i
piiioi ana iiarlstrsta Murph held th
prlaonur for tin Grand Jur,
I HSI lifMirn iMisv.ai. iy htui Jon g,u ,H homo HH v.,w vr, j.,,1 1.1, :'e ueic 1Ur iitrinuiia,
I '."' ..; ""r." "!"".'-' -."" '1 1 f i , ii . .;. ?e 1,1 . . . ' ! I Wilson sent u note to
uj-i Jivitii s.hiu... Hr.iiKiMi ' as IJiienof. Avio.s and hi'i ago .ut ;::). rim ! ar,er H"''"''!. "ho succeeded
soinr,iV.'''U'.,:n,m''r T'sn" ,i".,',,,, "'ft. iwipio trt.inWl i-i Vev ik f 1 'Inn-ten I'nlvcrsity. an
1 1 .in e.u A.'iv. 1 kno in .ik i'i,.. ... .,. ..1 I iionuisfii 'Cra i. tl atteiiinin w hen 1 ti leMtiiu of eoiU'rauilatlon
I'rcsidt'iil Recently II.is In
dorsed .elmiskiiir (hie Siv
Ve.-ir Term Men.
oa i' 11 lei.i
- Holli .Men I'nvor .More Ifeoouni
I lion of Secretnries mid
I Retired Of fit-in Is.
Washington-, Nov 17 I'rcsltlcnt Tuft
in Ids speech beforn tin- I.otos Club lust
tilk-ht and William J llryan in talks with
friends in Washington within tho last
fow days hao expressi-d n-vcral views
I in common on important cticstiotis.
Hie President indorses Hrynn on a sinjile
term of six years for tho i'lc-ulent and
Mr llryan favors the Tuft plan for grant
IiiK to Cabinet members un active iurticl
ivition in tho affairs of the Senato nntl
Col. llrj-an Is tlie author of tho ope
term plank In the Democratic platform.
In spcikiiiK with friends ho has not only
agreed with the President as to tho ad-
'visubility of extending legislative rights
,-, Hrj-.m would have former Presidents
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uiiiiiumi tiiiiii iiuuri iui iiici n
: Presidents to
the Senate alone, over
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fo ,V to the House' oxer
I wleh h in
.t present, former Vice-Presidents
ami o. Speakers, as well as nil other
former members of Congress, have the
l,rivil"" yi-iting tho floors of the
r'"pectlve hulls, and to the President
Mild his ( abinet members is extendisi the
''""rtesv of visiting either house, but
r Mrtu ixite in th deliberations
r 'illl"r he .S-nate or House
to1 llryan holds that the nation might
wcll avail itself of the voluntary .-er
vv ea of thee former omr-iaN and at tho
same time afford them a dignified means
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the former olllcials and active Cabinet
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n plan should l adopted now it would ,
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i'ein.,.i.us. runr mere is , one wemo- l
ernti. Iivirii? .- irs..lrairl,.r.t 1,11,,
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itjoseveit .inci very soon air l aft
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V im. I triu..,1..,if u n,.,l i.,..L..u t.. r.,... .
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0m", ,'" !v "'i'. "'!" V"" of MV -v";ir 1
wn",(1 C1V" " I resident tune to get ao- 1
Vth h o!tt w,ft,,Vl han,,,,' !!ut
ofllce's avails nicci-ssrully and a bw 1
him to mv- al hU tlosmc davs to 1 1,..
Uv. - .rU - f. r wider, ,1,., ,,7,i.. ',. , t, V.
some students oi poliiies. however that
10"u ."Si'.V, "''"' " " 'V1101! lH,w','"n
1 ,rva" ilSn- "'" ,li,:,",r
never siecilically iwutmtieii hmwelf ,
1 "I nrj'on (lecmieii 10 give out any
Interview oti the political or Congressional
situation belore haung Wasiiington
Mr Itrvan dec ined to discuss the tanff ;
".' known that he favors a complete. .
overthrow of the Payne-Aldrich law 1
and the adoDt on of a coinn etc tariff lull
rather than "schedule by schedule" guar- ,
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session of Congress In April, the new
l ongress will doubtless fulfil the pledges ,
of the llaltiinoio platform as pertaining
to the tariff, trusts and all other important
questions us quickly as possible
-'ol Rrvun. who has spent the week with
Mis llrv.m at the home of their son,
Wilham. I llryan. .Ir . in tliiscity. left to-
I'.!1'1'1 ,'" w'"ter homo near Miami.
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trftl If.rinffIS tiTirir .nnr, . .
jtiaui a iLi wiiija auaixN.
Mnrrlrd lir Munr Ju.llee Who Culled
in,,, ,,, iui.f. i-.i-ir
'" "J 01111 , .ov w.-a iouiiiib
car from New Vork containing Italph
Thompson, who. it Is said, was coxswain
tho Vale vn.sity crow twenty odd
u 10 1 .''""n 'rteis lato this aftci-
,110011, aud Mr. Ihoiiipjiu told Pohco
noon, aud Mr.
Serfjeant William Doherty that he was
looking for 11 marriagu llcenso and a
JlJSticeof the J'eace.
Tho coup!" Hceuied the license, then
diove to tlie home of Kiedenck W. Kaye,
Assistant City Clork, who tied tho knot.
Mr. Kayo, it was said, recogni.ed Mr.
'I liompsou as the parson that he had lied
; up somi) years ago to a divorced wife
j of Not man .Sep iy, 1 he old prizefight or,
known id "Mil McCoy.
Tliompsun said to tln.'.lusticv
"Weil, hoA' aie you'r Vou see I'm back
'ri.iu in tl,,. 1.1 i,',ii,.,i,.ii, -u ti.t.vi ..
ni'ii' - Htii, i;i' niiio nnumi ...i. I uuiiii
SOU' tl'aly Ill'O IO ll0H"d with lh
Seloy 'Ihcy vrnt to iiapiiu ami Kul
Met uy siiiytnl behind and got 11 divorce,
When I ho couple returned 10 .tenet iua
In llftlJ thny were mairleii in .New Haven
and Uvini togelher for eight years Then
Mrs Thompson got a divorce, and wiih
married to George L. Wheclock, a book
maktr, a, few (UjiaUUr.
JEW FARMERS IK CONVENTION,
Hlr Detesntes Present, One
Who 111 Is n Witninn,
Fifty oiKanlz.itlons representliiK eleven
Slate, sent ihlemiles to the foiltth ntltlllal
convetitloii of the Federation of Jewish
I'ainvr.s of Amcileu, uhlch opened lf
sessions at the Kdueatlonal .Mlluiice build
ItiK, in; Hast lltoailwny, last nlRht Sixty
Meluew fartui'is wele present as dele
miles, one of whom was AIi. Hose Hlalne
of I.uuibei vllle. I'a. She Is the first woman
deleuiite to 1ppc11t ut any ronrntlon of
the ff ileriillun. The tomcnllnii will hold
.o!1"" "'ssliuis ill all, lasllnR up to Wedties
Ilt'sldcs the eoonetiitlve puielmslr.r hit-
Iteau whirh the frileratlnii maintains for'
the benefit of Its funnels It Is planned
to establish a seiiina niaiket In New
Last nlcht's pioKr.imme Included me
morial services for Isldor Straus, Ida
Strium, I'rof. Alurrls I.oeh. I)r Iald lllitu-
stein and Aithtir ltelchow. JudKe-Saimiel
(Jleenhaiim of the Supreme Court, who Is
piesldent of the l-Mucatloii.il Alliance, art
iliessed the cnnveiition, as did nlo Alfred
.larvtskl, president of the .b'ttlsh Acrl
eiilluml ami liiilusltl.il Aid Society. Prof
II. I.. Subsovh'h. who was the first Jewish
Mnyoi In America when he In Id that of-
lce In Woodbine, .N .1 . und Prof. Dr.
.lacoli n. I.lpman. dlrertoi of the New
Jcisey acrlclllttii ill experiment station.
BUFFALO FIGHTS HIS DAD
FOR LOW OF YOUNG COW
A Domestic Scnndnl at Park
lireaks Out in Terrific Hat
lie in Paddock.
Inhabitants of Central Park 700 ex
perienced ull the tranio thrills of a well
regulated community yesterday Thero
was a very succulent morse) of domnstitS
scandal to be dNcussed and one of the
most venernble and best liked citi.ens of
the place passed to his reward beyond
I J,,P 1l-v Kites of whatever
. -m mere uiiiv ne
An eternal triangle whioh had been
developing for some time camo to public
notice in the morning when Toby and
lis sire. Illicit Diamond, twobuilbuffaloes,
had a goro shedding light over tho affec
tions of the four females in the paddock.
Toby is only three years old and has
not yet reached Ins full growth, whereas
his father Is a giant of his Kind but is
getting nlong in years
Theyoung buffalodeveloped an ad mira
tion for one of t.io females, wnicn sne
reciprocated, and their love making
angered tho old fellow, who has always
I maintaints.1 supreme command over the
I (h(, . .
j m ph 0t.r
neru nivuig a sunn, no cnargeii unon
were so deeply interested
that the faihil to observe
the approach of trouble Tho old bull
truck liU son in the flank and knocked
(Setting up, the youngster put himself
in n position of defence by facing his dad
I here was a shock as the two came to-
1 " 1 "
superior weight of
III.k k Diamond forcwl the ot.ier to hi
kni w,u.n t(J Us fw,t ,ho
'ocksl honw and engag(l in a pushing
... ,, .-.s..v,.
in every form
Wjt) ,wt f , ,,Pnd hn wrenched
Ino. ,i.ri (1rr ii,.. ,- fci,n ,.f t..i.'
r:0.Wt l.nm l..ivin
no .',lil,- IVIIIIS
only one horn for flgnt. Tim lattor had
something of his sire's pugnacious spirit,
however, and would not turn tail and run.
The two kick 1 up the ground in tho
hcritnmace am. tore out many bunches
ol hair Tho cows stood quietly by dur
Keeper lrank Hoey saw what was
goingonnnd grabbed n pitchfork. Calling
'K Airetialo. He. he went into the
V"". "".. JP nl! the nght
IVItHI " IT'.UI.l'.l . ... t ..ill, s iMlll.flw
- . . . . s . W . '
I 'i iw im,.. k. . . rr i -
"m!.1 m-ell m a paouocit Willi a lierd
ved U ie a r.Vndly
,int and lie lav down to rest
'" mostlf the young
nllcmis in this country. nnsM'd 'away
""3 "'1...V1 .1... "i.. J-f t .Ut.
t th . i !p. old nil". 1 age ,"r 17 years
"low,,1 ', ,, ,be men at h scribe
big. vet gentle o lltll, An folks, and per-
ci.ildren to pull on his horns
without resentment it wun true the
. '""f-. " '.'V .
children often shared their
; "" "nl h him and he didn't
;mmd when they pulHI his mane or patted
him on the face Ho had escaed sickness
during the fifteen years he was in the
park and was still feebly chewing a cud
when the summons cam'e yesterday.
Old Hen was in a stall in tho deer "house
tho temix'rature of w'lidi was kept near
to that of Ids mil .v liaiints in the Kast
Indies When Keeper Phil Holmes took
an nrmrtil nf hay to him in the morning
h, uuu inn ri.,.1,1,; i nr. in di r.,.li rP it
"Never mind, old 'man, I'll bring it to
you, said tlie Hoepor
rti . .. . t . ' .1 .
i;hi iwn idokch iipasinougn to express
graiHUUO HUH lOOli Ii lUOIUUIIll OI Till'
,.ov. - r .Shortly afterward he was found
dead His nroiienv have been freauentlv
e.changed for other unimans. Den will
bo mounted in the American Museum of
'EDISON MAY HEAD OWN COMPANY
Iteslcniitlon of I'le.ldrnt nrrr lie
celvfd, It In Snld.
West OruNoe, N. .1., Nov. 17, As his
flCtli birthday approaches Thomas A.
Kdlson Is credited with planning to be
come president of tho Thomas. A. Kdlson
Company, Incorporated, and tho other
companies to be embraced under that
The resignation nf Frank L. Dyer,
now at the head of the allied corpora
tions based on n.llson's Inventions, has
been received. Ho Intends to become
president of the Motion Patent Pic
ture Company of New Vork,
Mr. Dyer was not at his home In
Montclalr to-day, hut It was admitted
nt hi.' homo that he has accepted thi
new position. Miller Ree.e Hutchison,
chief engineer of the Edison plant, I.s
also mentioned as successor to Mr. Dyer.
Mr. Kdlson himself declined to dls
ciisi the situation. Mr. Dyer became
president In 190S, aucceedlng William
WILSON WHITES TO HLBBEN.
(iiitrrnor Afknnvrlrilcrp rnnnratnln
llnna of Alma Malrr.
I'liiNCKTO.v. N. .!.. Nov. 1". Just before
, rVr--.dc 1 -elect I
1 1 n .luciu eieci
i'resident John I
him as head I
answer to a 1
vhlch hn re. '
nnluj 'nun Mr Itllilisn nn th,. nlirlit .,f
his election. Tho fJovernur wrote.
"Mv Duar I'l'BsmuNT IliPBU.Vi I need
not tell you hmv gratifying It was to me
lo receive through you the congratula-,
Hons of my alma muter,
I hope sin-
rercly that she may never have occasion
4 ba ashamed f bar aoav"
I'lm gT 1113 njn f
CZEZ3 B9 B3S3 EZSS1
You can't get away pSM
Carstairs Rye cannoajlalfek
Ttie tiumbfrtd IJibel Wrkt
iwii'5 our bollline. 1
ES3X I3Z LLU StQ'
EQ9 BXC JBB Btfl
NEW PARTY CONFERENCE
1. ' - 1
Won't Atfcnd Chflirmnn Hntrh-
kiss's Powwow of State
MAY NOT SERVE EITHER
Comptroller Doubts if Ho Will
AtTPpt Coiiunittoo Plncc if
One Is Offered.
Comptroller Prendergnst. who feels
that Kings county was intentionally
slighted when Oscar Straus appointed
a iStato legislative committee of tho Pro
giessive party without including County
Chairman Timothy Ti. Woodruff, was not
apiieased last night when he learned that
Mr Woodruff and himself were likoly to
l among the additional six members
which the committee is to select .
"If I am appointed I don't know
whether I'll serve or not," paid Mr. Pren
detgast. "I haven't 'decided. In my
opinion Kings county would have been
ignored altogether if 1 had not protested.
Incidentally I fail to see why nine men
who are themselves designated by somo-
body else should w empowered to put
Kings county on the map."
Mr Prondergast has been invitod to
attend the. meeting of State Progressives
at thn Holland House to-morrow, but he
will not be there. He said last night that
his physician had ordered him to Itake
wood, whither he will go to-day.
The "nrotest" to which Mr I'rcndercast
referred was embodied in a sarcastic
statement wherein ho said.
The Progressive party, no mutter how
high Its ideals, if it is to hen political party
ill have to be conducted Hicording to
political methods And when 1 say politi.
cal methods I mean methods that are of
much higher standnrd than tlie actual
.1 -I- ..I .1... ..I.. I
""""" , ",r " ""l "- """
been running the affairs of the Pronre.slve
party in this state
If mv health ncimlts I am going to at-
'end the conference of ihe NHt1011.1l Pro-
giessive pariv in Chicago on December 10,
ind I shall eipiess myself in favor of run
ning the Progressive party us a nolitlcal
party There is no future for this purty
unless it is managed In this way.
The exclusion of Rings county from
the committee list, the Comptroller said.
could not havo been inadvertont. He
Kins was the first county in Ihe .Stale
to organise for the Progressive party It
has the best equipped practical Progressive
reamat Inn in the State and, in my
opinion. In the whole country, lis head,
Mr Woodruff, is one of the ablest, political
organizers In the I'nlted Stales and lias
sacrillced mure politically than any other
politician who went into the Progressive
party In experience and general knowl-
dge of public questions and legislative
affairs the men who hove been named on
the committee, when compared to him, are
'rlils Iatei performance only gives em
phasis or substantiation to what has been
an Impression for a long time and that is
lint there Is a disposition on the pari of
the men who were placed In power In Ihe
Progressive party In this State to ignore
aud decry every.oiie who lias had any real
"The brilliant success of this policy,"
said Mr. I'rendergast in a final thrust,
-is to do lounu 111 tne vote received by
the Progressive party above the Bronx
Itlver It is time to call a halt,"
"Uo you think the omission of your
self and Mr. Woodruff is because of the
political differences at tlie State conven
tion in Syracuse?" a reporter asked Mr.
"l'aef ninlv " tin rnllurl -f.m
make ntnthliiK eUe out of it?
.... ...1. HM .WW
ulu nut t? '
It is no secret that Mr. Prendergast
himself rather expecti"d to be nominated
for Governor at Syracuse. Home of his
friends have attributed his failure to the
ofTorta of State Chairman William H.
Hotchkiss, although Mr. Hotchkiss in
sists that ho rcmnined neutral in the con
test that went on behind the scenes before
Suspender Jack Ma gee stampeded the
convention to Oscar Straus, Mr. Woodruff
supported Mr. Prcndergast.
Chairman Hotchkisa said last night
that he did not care to comment on Air.
PrendergaBt's remarks. Mr. Woodruff
will return to-night from his Adirondack
"'llto meeting of the Progressive Stat
committee called here for Tuesday,"
said State Chairman William H, Hotch
kiss yesterday, "is beginning to look more
liko a convention than a committee meet
ing. All the county chairmen want to
bring their friends, and tho meeting will
im vory large.
Col, Iloosevelt and Oscar Straus have
rieon Invited, and the report that they
will bo at tho meeting has Induced many
up-Stato Progrehsives to oome to Now
Vork with tholr friends.
Mr. Hotchkiss said the party purposes
to divido the Stato into sections. All oil nf
w,hch wm lx. under the supervision of a
vion-chalrmiiii or organizer. In each
,.octlnn district local nnmmii.l, S
bo the nucleus of organization and will
help in tho formation of Progressive clubs,
A Hpeultors' bureau will be established to
carry 011 ine camiiaign or education ami
country newspapers will lie supplied with
1110 possimuty of fusion with either
'of thn old parties will be dlso.ls.sed, but
Mr Hotchkiss said yesterday that fusion
' most unlikely. He said:
While there Is. aDDarentlv. n ntimn
whatever la tha rracraaalTa party Uokiog
. Attmatt $c (En.
direct attention to their department for
RIBSNG HABITS AND .EQUESTRIAN
FOR WOMEN, MISSES AND GIRLS
Riding habits, ready to wear, for cross- or
side-saddle use, in the latest approved slyJci
and materials. Superior cut, workmanship
and finish assured.
Riding habits made to order, after English
designs, at short notice. A special feature is
an Improved Safety Skirt, for hunting and
park riding. This skirt is exclusive to
B. AStman & Co. '
Mannish riding shirts,
stocks, whips and crops.
iPtfllj Anfitiif, 34ty tuvtt
I ANNOUNCE Vsq
I A Sale Extraordinary
of High Grade Merchandise
in All Departments
Will be held 011 Tuesday and Wednesday
Full particulars will be given
tola possible fusion between the Progres
sives and either of the old pirties in Hip
elections of ltm and Inn this nutter "ill
undoubtedly have consideration Present
plans, however, call for the nomination
of Progressive candidates for supervisors
and village officers in such localities in the
Ststp as still have spring elections and a
complete Progressive ticket lor the As.
sembly In mill. .Ml such nominations will
under the Levy election law, of necessity
Ilia mm . K 11.I I n,i i.nln I i.lii..
1 w ....-r ,., ,.1. U.
ihe fact that the Progressive parly In thl
Lu, caBt nMr,. 40o.ooo votes In the BS
It is not unlikely thai Ihe conference will
also consider Hie 1 ailing of Informal prima
ries in the various political divisions of ihe
Hinie lor 1 ne purpose 01 selecting tne party
laudidatrs In 1111:1
IRISHMEN AT TUXEDO HALL.
Comnirmnrnle the -tritli AnntTrrsnrx
of Ihr "MmicUesIrr Mnrtrrs."
Several thousand Irishmen gatheted at
Tuxedo Hall, t-'ifty-nlntli street and Madi
son avenue. Inst night to attend the com
memoration meeting and forty-filth anni
versary of the "Manchester Martvrs,"
Allen, Larkin and o'llrien, who lost thplr
lives at the time of Ihe Kenian riots. The
meeting was held under the auspices of
the clan na Cnel
The Very Hev .fames W Power, pastor
of All Saints Cothnlio Church, was chair
man Of the mpetilli? and ulsn one nf llm
speakers. Irish airs were sung by Miss
.ifi.i 1 nun nun 1 1 .1 neaoy I lie nration
was delivered by .Indite t.'nrneliiis 1,. (nl.
litis of the Court of Special Sessions. At
the close of the meeting the entire assem
bly sang "(ind Snve Ireland."
Among those present were .fudge J. T,
Martin, Patrick Conway. J P O'llrien and
iiuuce i' r i.onaian
FOR upwards of a quarter of a century Steinway
6c Sons have been pursuing the policy of sharing
their profits with the buying public a The
gradual increase of their output and resources, coupled
with the concentration of their plants and the em
ployment of the most modem methods of manufac
turing, have enabled Steinway & Sons to produce and
sell their pianos at a lower rate than ever. A nm
small grand piano (5 ft. 6 in.) in a mahogany case
at the extremely low figure of $750 is the splendid
result. Thus the great problem of giving the best arti
cle at the most reasonable cost has been successfully
solved. Steinway & Sons invite the careful mspection
and critical examination by the public of this their
latest great achievement in the art of pianoforte building.
STEINWAY 5e SONS
107-109 Eat 14th Strccl. New Yak
SullIKHI rKM StilH tl thl Dr
hats, boots, gloves,
35tlj Struts, tw flnrk.
19th and 20th
in Monday's Evening papers.
WAIVES RULE TO KEEP VETERAN
Rrnrlliiit Railroad Itrsclnri 70 Year
HrKillntlnii for Chief Clerk.
Philadelphia, Nov. 17. The Reading
Railway Company has temporarily re
scinded the rule requiring employees ta
retire at the age of 70 years In order
that the company may still avail It
self of the services of Jnmet M. Lan
dls, the veteran chief clerk of that cor
porntlon. Cnder the rules Mr. Landls would
reach the ne limit on Thursday next,
but because of his remarkable health
and vigor he will be continued In the
service of the company Indefinitely. He
Is regarded as a walking encyclopedia
of railroad knowledge, nnd since he hai
been with the Rendlnt; since 1860. he
knows more about the system than anr
other. man In Its employ.
When Mr. Landls waa called Into
President Baer's office yesterday and
told that he nerd make no arrangement
to retire yet his face lit up and he
pecmed as though he was as fresh as
the young boy who entered tho eenice
of the Readlnn fifty-two years ago.
Car Cnta OR Bath Hls !.
In getting off a car at First avenue and
Korty-flrst street last night Edward .1
llijleigh of Mi West SIxty-aecond street
ell under the rear truck ann hnts 1,1. i..
were cut off.