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NEW YORK, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 1912. Copyright. 11)12, by the Sun Printing and PubliiMng Attoctation.
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DEATH BY BOMB
Arrested Dynamiters Just
IJpfore They Planned
to Kill Him.
WON BATTLE OF WITS
McMnnigal in Amazing Story
Tells of Detective's
OUTLINES WHOLE PLOT
ftevpnls Groat Conspiracy to
Liiitncli Nationwide Cam
paign of Violence.
'.Indianapolis, Nov. 22. Opera glisscss
,e ttirnctl on Ortle K. SleSIanlgai
from many part of the' Federal Court
room when he came to the witness stand
In the dynamiting cases, nnd for the
first time society turned out to pee him.
Intercut In every part of the ctowded
room was Intense as the witness en
tered upon details of the great con
.plracy which was to have Its culmina
tion In a nationwide dynamiting cam
paign in 1911. He told with dramatic
effect how .lohn J. SlcNumaru laid out
this campaign and how It Included an
attempt upon the. life of William .1.
Hums, the detective. The witness had
tho riveted attention of court nnd spec
tator a he sat easily In the witness
i hair and related the story.
The story of the proposed attempt to
do away with Detective Hums came al
most at the conclusion of the day's
testimony, and there was a coincidence
In It in the fact that the place was ripe,
for execution at the very moment that
Iturns and his men were on the trail of
McManlRal and .1. It. McNntnara In De
troit anil men were here with eyes on
ncry movement made by .1. .1. SlcNa
ninra. According to the witness, the
dynamiting squad knew that Hums was
n their trail, but they believed he had
.'fen thrown oft" the scent by the escapo
i'f J. H. SIcNumara from California. In
fact Hockln told the witness that he
had called up the HurtiN agency .it
Chicago nnd had asked If the detec
tives were still on the Los Angeles
Times Job, and he had been told that
hey were not, that "those fellows qut
"re were too cheap." and McManlgal
hail said to Hockln nfter the narration:
Well, you ceitalnly did have your
n're with you."
McNamara's plan was to find out the
detectives' rooms In Chicago, rent room,
in the same building and place a large
quantity of dynamite in them, then at
night get through the wall Into the
Burns office and arrange the dnumlte
so that tho person who opened tho
door the next morning vnild ex
plode it. This wa in March. 1 1 1 1 . anl
there is little doubt but some such
scheme would have been carried out
had not the dynamiters been arreted
;n the month following.
Another Interesting story was that of
the blowing up of the municipal build
ing at Springfield, llass.. on the morn
ing of April 5, 1911. but a few day be
fore the arrest of the conspirators.
McManlgal said that J, .1. SloNamar.i
.cut for him and when he came here lie
was told to go to Tiffin, Ohio, get some
dvnamtto and take It to Hun tun und re
r rt to SI. J. Voting. The witness got
'urtv pound of dynamite, and when he
tear lied Boston he checked the suit case
attaining the explosives at tne railway
utlon and went to see Young. He
f -und him at the Brldgemun's Hall.
Voting asked him how he wan fixed for
money and offered him 1100, but the
Tv"ne did not need It. Young then
asked him If the amounts Hockln had
held out of his pay had been squared
and he replied that they had not and
"e had never received tho $50 Young
"nt him for the Boston Opera House
That," said Young, "was a present
'mm our local and I will take up tho
matter at the next meeting of the ex
t 'itlvo board."
The witness nnd Young went to Spring
I'.d the next day and took a look at the
municipal building that McManlgal had
cone East to blow up.
'forty pounds of dynamite won't do
much to that tower," ho told Young.
The chief of police was seated at the
' "r of the police station and Young
!' .intfd to him and replied: "Well, place
' e forty pounds under the tower. It
will g.ve him a damned good shaking
The witness said he placed the dyna
l.ne as directed and the explosion oc-
'irreri the next morning at 2 o'clock,
fie tnwer being destroyed.
Taking up the story where he left off
"vterday .McManlgal said J. B. He
N'anmra came to his room In Chicago on
February 19, 1911, and told him that
Local I'nton No. 1 of Chicago wanted
"ine dynamiting done. According to
story as .McManlgal said J, B. Mc
Namara told It to him, tho executive
'lard of the local union had called
I'oekin In and asked him about the price.
There were two factions among tho lead.
' "hip in the Chicago local, he said, and
Ud Francis had gone before tho board
"id sild he had two men from Cleveland
l.o would do the work, but that 500
tho price. According to this story
iloekin underbid Krnnela by telling trio
xeciitho board that ho would have tho
work done for $300.
The dynamiter said they wnt out to
South f'hleiigo and looked ot the work
'"lug put up for tho Iroquois Compuny,
fn he following day they came to In
dianapolis, saw J. J. SIcNamare, then
went out to D, Jones's barn and got
uglily pounds of dynamite, doing It up
In four packages of twenty pounds each.
Reaching Chicago they took tho ex
p.osive to Mc.Manlgal's home and hid
under a stairway leading Into tho
tHjement of the flat. Tho next day
Continued on Fourth Page.
WILSON OFFEBS TO THRASH MAN. I
I'rr.Mrtu-rle.l Aliury When I'll,,.'
tnuraiilier Mini pa Him,
Hamilton, Bermuda, Nov. 22. f'resl.
dent-elect Wilson threatened to thrush '
a Photographer who tried to take n ,
snapshot nfter he hud been refused per
The Governor wn inlt.l,,.. ... .
ers nt the time, nnd when he heard the I
click of the camera hei'iimn nt...... i i
, ....fttj .tint
gave the photographer h dressing down.
iii umierinKc io tlirash you, sir:
If you want n tlirnRhlntT v.". ....
, r. 'wh tilt" 1111
gentleman," he said.
The photographer apologized later and
President-elect nnd Mrs vtu .i.
over to St. tleorge's to-day and took
luncheon at the Shore Hills Hotel.
.miss f.leanor nnd SIlss Jessie Wilson
went bicycling for the first time. C-ov.
Wilson also tried n wheel tn i.i-
The Governor has e.ni"lit m. .tn, i.i.
correspondence, but has not jk stnrtd
his annual message to the New Jersey
The steamship Orubn arrived from
New York to-day. Then. U'prA ttn tt. .It.
Melons nmong the passengers so far as
could be learned, and Gov. Wilson, said
in- Knew oi none who might come.
This Is the tlrst time .Mrs. Wilson nnd
her daughters have visited Hermit, t:i
nnd they ore enchanted with the place.
itennein u i-iih of .Mount Vernon, a
Princeton sophomore, accompanied by
his father. Howard Fills, Is at the
Inverurie. The young man acted n
escort for SIlss Eleanor Wilson at all
the football games. In regard to h!
presence here the young man 'said.
"It Is all a mere coincidence. I came
here for the Thanksgiving recess and
will return In a week. There l no
romance about the visit."
N. Y. CENTRAL ROADS
INDICTED FOR REBATING
Federal Jury Acts Against Coal
Company Too lliyli Offi
cials 1'nder Fire.
Cmciuo. Nov. 22. Subsidiaries of the
New Yorlt Central Hallroad the Lake
Shore, Michigan Southern, the Big Four
Railroad nnd the Chicago and Indiana
Southern and the O'Gara Coal Com
pany were made subjects of Indictments
this afternoon by the Federal Grand
Jury. It Is suld also an Indictment has
been voted but not yet returned against
Thomas O'Gara, president of the coal
The true hills charge rebating to the
coal company by the railroads and ar
the result of an Investigation begun
setvrnl days ago. Statements made nt
the Federal Building are to the effect
that higher ofllclals of the New York
Central Hallroad may be questioned be
fore the Investigation ends.
The Interstate Commerce Commission
through Commissioner James S. Harlan
severn! weeks ago conducted hearings 1
In Chicago. New York and Washington '
In reference to the O'Gara Coal Com
pany in Chicago. Ksplnnatlons which
were made on demand of the commis
sion were hot satisfactory and criminal
prosecution was recommended to Dis
trict Attorney James II Wllkerson. The
latter has been conducting the Grand
Jury Investigation personally
He is assisted by Oliver K. Pagan,
assistant to Attorney-General Wicker
sham and the indictment expert of the
Department of JtiBtlce; C. C. Semple,
special agent for the commission: Hush
T. Butler, counsel for the commerce
body, and K. T. Dakin, examiner.
Georgo SI. Glazier, auditor for the
Lake Shore line at Cleveland, Ohio, was
the principal witness before the Grand
Jury to-day. It. SI. Huddleston, gen
eral auditor for the New York Central
Lines, was before the inquisitorial body
Sir. Huddleston endeavored nt hear
ings In Chlcugo nnd Washington to ex
plain tho payment of JCO.OOO Involved,
taking the entire blame upon his own
shoulders. He nt one time said that the
payment was made for 300 cars of coal
that had been lost. Records presented
did not substantiate this explanation.
Jt Is understood the general auditor
will be granted Immunity In the Grand
Jury investigation because of testimony
he gave before the Grand Jury,
Federal authorities declare that in his
previous testimony at hearings ho wus
undoubtedly endeavoring to shield
President W. C. Brown of the New
York Central Ilnes testified at 11 hear
ing In New York. Sir. Brown, It Is de
clared, assisted In the organization of
the O'Gara company in 1905,
DANTE FOR THE POOR.
Mntrlalr Neighborhood llonar Alio
to (Jive Them Nhnkmprnrr.
Montcuaik, N. J., Nov. 22 Slontclalr's
new neighborhood house, located In the
poorer section of the town by tho
Daughters and Hons of the American
Revolution, has made a public appeal
for works of Dante and Shakespeare,
Stlss 8. M. Wiggins, who is In charge
of the house, opened a branch of the
Free Public Library there, but there is
such a great demand for tho writings
of the two poets that the books avail
able are not sufficient to fill require,
inents nnd tfte literary public of Slont
clnlr has been asked to let tho neigh
borhood workers have their spare copies
of Dante and Shakespeare.
MISS GARVIN'S BODY IN RIVER.
Daughter of Kx-fiovrrnor of Con
nentlcut Drowned Herself.
PnovitiKNCK, Nov. 22. The body of
Miss Norma Garvin, daughter of former
Governor h. V. -C. Garvin, was dis
covered In about five feet of water near
tho shoro of New River, Lonsdale, to.
day. It was a short distance from tho
spot where boys found her hat and
handbag yesterday afternoon,
Medical Examiner Alexnndcr Marshall
of Cumberland gnvo tho cause of death
us "suicide during temporary Insanity."
Miss Garvin left her homo in I.oiih
dalo Wednesday evening, saying she
would attend a lecture on woman suf
frage hore. The place whero the body
was found Is In Just the opposite direc
tion from the Lonsdale station nnd It Is
half a mile from Dr. Garvin's home.
HE SOUGHT HIDE
Hunker Went to Chamber
lain with "Card of Recom
mendation." DEFENCE IS ELATED
Deputy Chamberlain Testi
fies City Deposited With
Carnegie Trust in 1007.
Will T.M A N COX T It A D1CT E 1)
Evidence Introduced to Prove
Trust Company Had Mar
gin of Funds-.
Jnt before adjournment at 7 o'clock
last evening Deputy City Chamberlain
Wal.h appeared to land a severe blow
on the irosecutlon in the case of former
Chamberlain Charles H. llyil... Reply
ing to a question on crom-exaininatlon
he testified that the C.irnegie Trust Com
wny had city deposits as far back as
IIW7. before Sir Hyde was Chamber
lain. .Mr. JValsli udmitted tltat he had
only the records of his office to go by,
but it was there set forth.
This was directly contradictory to the
nsertion of District Attorney Whitman
in his opening address that Charles II
Hyde had been the tlrst City Chamber
lain to givo city funds to the trust com
IMiiy und that it was all done because of
the Chamberlain's close relations with
William J. Cummins, who was the prin
cipal owner of tho institution
It was u tedious day in the Criminal
Branch of the Supreme Court, lightened
only by the spirit with which Joseph
G. Robin met some of the ersonnl ques
tions on cross-examination from Slax
D. Steuer of counsel for the man who
is accused of demanding or accepting
a bribe as a public officer Such as It was,
however, the defenco seemed to think
it had scored some very good points.
Tht'y got Uoliin to admit that not only
did the Northern Hank have $2SO,ooo on
deposit in tho Carnegie Trust Company
on August 22, 1910, and $120,000 to 1130, mm
in notes of tho same company, but that
his other enterprises had accounts there
also. Tim amount was said to be around
I $Vki.O00. or rerhans more: but this wax
not allowed to appear on examination
Tlie defence also seemed to think it
mado a strong otnt in tho line of dis
crediting the testimony of Hobin in the
matter of the $150.i0 bond his bank
had given to the city. Robin testified
that when lie thought the rity deposits
were about to bo raised from around
S120,tmo because he had loaned the Car
negie. Trut $130,000 lie spoke about the
bond He said lie understood that a
bank could only carry within about
t-S.tmn of its bond. Fred K. Goldmann, one
of his former managers, acknowledged
on cross-examination that Robin's bank
hail carried all the way from $250,0on to
WiM daily all during the year 1910,
before and after August 22
As soon as Justice GolT had taken
his seat yesterday morning and the jury,
after a night at the Murray Hill Hotel,
was in readiness, Sir Steuer, aided by
John I). Stanchfleld and Sir. Hyde, went
ufter Hobin again. When the session
closed the nifcht before .Mr. Steuer was
trying to make Robin admit, among
other things, that if the Carnegie Trust
hud gone down on August 23, because
he had refused to let it have $130,000, his
Northern Hank would have suffered a
disastrous loss. He took up the matters
of Robin's other concerns yesterday.
Robin admitted smilingly that some of
his other numerous enterprises had de
posits in the Carnegie Trust He in
stanced tho Northern Hunk with $250,000,
and the .VAnti Indemnity Comiany with
$oU,000 or $flo,ooo. and then he said he
"could not remember "
The Hunk of Discount did not have any
money in the Carnegie, nor the Fidelity
Development Company, Robin said, but
the Washington Saving Bank had. Ho
wbh not allowed to say how large this
deposit was. Ho didn't know about tho
Rankers Realty and Security Company
Then he remembered that the Washington
Savings Hank had about $&0,ooo, tho Fidel
ty Development Company $30,000 and the
Hankers. Realty nnd Security Company
$50,000 or $00,000 In the Northern. He
answered to all others that ho "did not
know," he "did not think so,"
Robin did not want to admit that when
tho NorOiern Hank went down every
thing else ho had went with it. He
thought the Fidelity Development Com
pany wbh all right now
"Wo are trying to get that out of bank
nipt cy now as a solvent concern, " ho said.
What appeared for a time to bo a dis
crepancy in his testimony on direct ex
amination and on cross-examination
developed at this point when Sir. Steuer
suddenly jumped to the interview of
August 22, when Hyde is alleged to have
forced him to mnlto the ( 1.10,000 loan.
Robin quoted Cummins as saying that if
tho bonds of New York city wero not in
the box tho next day the Hanking Super
intendent might close tho institution,
It wus cloured up a little later. Robin
testified that only money wus lent. rj"j)0
collateral for the $130,000 loan from the
Carnogio Trust Company wus mortgages
nnd 52 per cont, of Mm capital slock of
tho Publio Hank, nil of which was owned
by Joseph Marcus, Tho face valuo o!
this was about $000,000 und it had been
pledged for 11 loan of $230,noo,
A llttlo later Robin admitted that sev
eral day? later ho had been given tfi un
derstand tho $130,000 note had boon taken
up and destroyed, und In its place the
Northern Hank hud received a $130,000
Continued on Third Page.
.rrrr,:r-.Cornelius n. bliss left
sii.wai imk. Nov. 22 John schrank, i rSTATF (IF M 3B1 8S4
would-be assassin of Theodore Hoose- : LiI'll LUI VTTjUU I jUU
velt, was pionounced n paranoiac by the j .
commission of nlleulsTs In n repot t to'
the Municipal Court this morning. I Nearly All of It Oot'S to Ml'S.
Following the tiling of jhe leport and nil-. 1ti jftl. nmi
an oxnmlnatlon of witnesses to prove "HSS. HIS 0 nntl HIS
the actual shooting ns a mutter of pre- Da II ""111 CI'.
caution, Schrnnk was adjudged Insane
by Judge llackus and was committed to
the Northern Insane Asylum In Winne
bago, near Oshkosh. He will be sent
there on Slonduy. If he Is pronounced
cured later he will be tried for at
The 'commission found Mint Schrank
has uu exalted opinion of himself and
thinks he was 01 dallied to mne Mils
country from civil strife hy shooting
Roosevelt and upholding the "third term
Since Schrnnk has been pronounced a
paranoiac steps will be taken by Dis
trict Attorney Zabel to have a gunrdlnn
nppolnted to administer his property, a
twelve family npartinent building at 433
F.nst KIghty-flrst street. New York, snld
to lie worth approximately $25,000.
"MONTE CARLO" ILLS
SENTENCED TO 5 YEARS
Notorious French Swindler Ooes!'
to Prison Case Loiio
P'Cial I atilt Itenkitrh lo Tmk Six
I'titts, Nov. 22. One of the most In
teresting cuj.es ever heard In the I'arls
iMttrt. came to an end to-day when the
quasl-banker Charles RIvIer. also known
as Slonte Carlo Wells, the man who
according to his own testlmonv has
ttroK. n the bank nt .Monte Carlo on .v.
eral oeea-ions by hi- system, was sen-,
- . . ' prison anil linen
S.000 francs (ISOO) for swindling many
persons out of approximately SIUS.000
by his ambitious but acknowledged
fraudulent "get rich quick" schemes.
SI. Rlvler's mlstrejs, SIme. Jeanne Hurn.4
I'lerls, who was arrested with him last
January on his yacht at Portsmouth,
F.ngland, was sentenced to thirteen
months In prison and lined 1,000 francs
SI. Rlvler's trial and also that of
SIme. I'lerls were begun In I'arls on
November 14, but Judgment wns
reserved until to-day. The charge,
against the banker was fraud In con
nection with an Investment' scheme
known as the "rente hl-mensurlle,"
which offered to pay all subscribers
Interest at the rate of one per cent, a
day. or the unprecedented amount of
365 er cent, a year, and aUo to return
he capital at the end of three months
With much advertisement the sch emo j Westinghouse Company, $4,650; flio
was floated In October, 1910. and at- shares American Telephone and Tele
tractfd jo many Investors that by April. 1 graph, $81,311; 326 shares Pullman Com
111, when the banker went to Kuglund, puny, $50,774; 172 shares Associated Sler
$400,000 had been handed over hy gul- 1 chums Company. $17,200; 312 shares New
llble persons. y0rl; Dock Company. $10,830; A'50 shares
Atllrst some of the subscribers really United Dry Goods Coniwiny. $1,626; 625
received payment of capital ond Interest shares New York Central. $05,000: 250
at the end of the rlrn three months.
jtuc.vvu i.iii.iiiirii in tne iosses ion Ol
the banker. Following his journey to
England SI. Illvier's dupes discovered .
that they hnd been swindled and after u
search by the authorities the banker
wa taken Into custody aboard his line
yacht lying off Portsmouth.
The lawyers for SI. Hlvier con
tended during his trial that their client
should not be punished beraust persons
Invented In a scheme whl'h they must
hae known was full o.' risks. SI,
Cnsonovu for the defence irgunil that
the courts were not meant to protect
either knaves or idiots. The accused
man during his ttlnl explained t.ie
working., of his scheme and declared hi
Intended to nav the larc iinirmnt .,f
Interest by meant of a cret martin-
gale to method of doubling after each
loss) which having proved successful ' pany, $3l,uou; 212 shares Borden's Cou
nt Slonte Carlo would, he hoped, also ; deuced Slilk Company, $26,061; 150 share'
succeed on the Paris 15oiir.-e und on the C (1. Ounther Sons, $14,250; Mail and
London Stock Kxchang
SI. Hlvier when questioned by
lodge In regard to his operations at
Slonte Carlo declared that he had not '
only broken the bank there once but Van Slyke A SlcConrllle Compuny, $9,000;
on about ten occasions. In 188!, hci.rj, l,nres Metroixilitan Ooern n'nil
said, he cleared off with $400,000 and In
in Ann n .1 t..
.lUHum. "i, uuiuiK ut- .-.Mrnte t.t
the "rente bl-mensuelle'
"" - firm for the period between .lulv l. mil,
said hat his system had Its origin in . d h on Ooobw. ,,, wus
ho simple game ,, marbles, lie mat a , , m Thp n ni(ial Bowet thill mn
Ml!?l "i"?? f, I,:eLW.,lChin.hl3!os due his estate on two life insurance
nnrsons whom M. Rlvlpr had swindled
were represented by counsel and they
claimed the money now held
Kngllsh bankruptcy officials.
DOCTOR HELD AS WIFE SLAYER
Onion n Indicted on Charge of
oiling First Hpouar.
Srr.iNonEi.n, Ohio, Nov, 22. A tcret
Indictment wns returned b' a spectol
Grand Jury this afternoon against Dr.
Arthur I). Smith, charging him with I
first degree murder In the killing of his
flrstwlfe by pol.onlng. Smith was put
The 'special (Irani! Jury began U In-
vcstlgatlon Tuesday morning, .summon -
Ing many prominent people to get evl-.
dence regarding the sudden death -oft
Mrs. Smith No. t. The most Important
were Dr. C. C. Howard, chemist, and'
Howard, chemist, and'
....... t r.a..,.
Dr. .1 .1. Coons, natholoclst of Colum-
bus, who examined
, s-.m..,i m i.Vrn ritff
.Nhtimed ot hern Cliff
of .Mrs. Smith ex
Sirs, Slnbel .Merchant Smith, wife No.
2, graduated ut the city hospital and
wa-, nmnlnvrrt there. D. Smith has
been actively engaged In hospital prac
tlce for ycurs.
GALE SWEEPS LAKE SUPERIOR.
100 Vraaela Tied
I i I nlll
Haiii.t Sin, Mahik, Nov. 22. - A terrific
northwest gale has Mod up navigation
of Uke Superior during the last twenty
Nearly ion vossols aro lying utulerWhlto
Fish Point to-day waiting until the storm
subsides. The captain of tho Filbert
said the galo was the most seve re of the
HAD MANY INVESTMENTS
Cemetery Plot nnd Family Mau
soleum in WoodlMwii Cost
The apprulsal of tho etate of Cor
nelius N. Wis, long treasurer or th
Republican National Committee, shows
that in addition lo his largo holdings
in the tlry goods linn of Wis. Fabyan A
Co.. he had stock in a dozen or more
textilecompanies throughout the country.
Sir Rliis's estate wus appraised by
Joseph li Herry at $1,351. H.H. of which
$120,000 was in real estate, his town houe
at 20 Uast Thirty-seventh street The
net estote is $1,1(10,510. The outlay lor
funeral expenses was $77,B.8, which
Included $A5.ooo for a family mauolnim
In Woodlnwn Cemetery and $17,729 for
fhe chief legotees were .Mrs Klizabeth
N. Bliss, the widow, Sliss Lizzie V. Hliss,
u daughter, and Cornelius N. Hliss, a son
Sirs. Hliss received Sl.a5fl.348. her daughter
got $1,344,335, nnd h-r son $1,377,035,
The will left $5,ono each to Sirs. Cor
nelius N. Bliss, Jr., and her two children.
KllzobetU A. Bliss and Cornelius N Hliss
The largest items in the eronal estate
were promissory notes executed to Sir.
Bliss by his firm for Sl.nlU.Stfj and for
1 1502.078, Tho furniture, art objects,
hhrary nntl other contents of his town
house, as well as the contents of his staDie
are appraised at $17,313. He had two autos
appraised at $4,5oo. The contents of
his country place ut Oceanic, N J , are
appraised nt $2,3li nnd his horses, car
riages and live stock ut $2,480.
Sir. Bliss's securities included the fol
lowing: 131 shares of the Otis Company,
$286,000; Baltimore and Ohio bonds,
$6fl,36f, Atchison bonds, $25,275; St
Louis, Iron Mountain and Southern
bonds. $54,812; Northern Fucifio bonds,
$46,518; Delaware and Hudson bonds,
116,098; New Haven bonds, $.10,164; Union
Pacific bonds, 140,800; Jersey Central,
$24,375; Atlantic Coast Line, $48,151; Lake
Shore, SIS.Wt; Southern Pacific, $23,150;
SO Shares Chemical Bank stock, $22.ooo;
&67 shares Fourth National, $116,233: 690
shares Pennsylvania Railroad, $42,961;
717 shares New Haven, $99,351; 500 shares
Manhattan Hallway. $66,750; 150 shares
. ..i-i I x--.i .......!""-" -
snares vnicgt uuu .xormwesiern. w,un.'i i
'Hnstnn sml Maine bonds. S52.1RI: 125 1
. li.,ln. .n, Mnino l.nn. U LIT I SI? l?r.
,.harPB ,,, Colony rnl company. $50.-
400; 169 shares Peperell Manufacturing
Company, $17,381; I."0 shares Androscog
gin Mills, $.,;,ono; 60 shores Columbian
Manufacturing Company. $72,000; DO
shares TiiorndiUe Company, $30,ooo; 72
shares Boston Duck Company, $93,60 n;
too shares Frunklin Company, $15,200;
335 shares Cardis Mills Company, $50,250;
inn shares Draper Company $20,500; 125
shares Edison Illuminating Company,
135,375; 200 shares Slassachusetts Gas
Company, $19,400; 55 nhares Bales Slanu
faeturing Company, $13,040; loo shares
Security National' Bank. $15,000; 300
shares Central Leather ComDativ. $300.-
ooo; Sou shares American Surety Conqiany,
. $3,ouo; 50 sliures Home Insurance Corn-
Kxpress bonds. $.U05; American Hound
Halo Press bonds. $11,611: Jokvl Islnnd
I Club bonds. $2,501: Broad Street Realtv
I . . ' .
p.Btato Company, $50,ooo and 50 shares
Madison Square Garden Company, $2,o;.
Mr BiHB.B interest in the profits of his i
surrender value Just
' 'opie.i wie
1 before his death
I miss s uu panning uiciuueti a
ICorot, "F,dge of the River," $1,500; "Pa
tience," by J. C Virert, $bbo; "Country
Landscape," by J. C. Cazln, $1,667, and
"Country Hoad in Summer," J. C. Car.in,
! T. R. RAN FOURTH IN FLORIDA.
Took Second Place, With
00 Prr t'riit. (Jnln.
Jacksonville Fla Nov. 22. Roose-
' velt, who was generally expected to run
recond In this State, was fourth man,
complete official returns except one
' county show. The Socinllsts polled 4,820
votes, on Increase of about CO per cent.,
which paced them second. Wilson has
11 m"Jor't-v of -"1000;.
won by Increased majorities. The split
-."'""" .oujm.ms. i ne spin
",nn " s ' 11,0 Hepub cun vote. , y f'ea 10 iwonty
Wow) g0, notnnB from10 Dcmotmion of thirty clays
i ..,,,-,.., .....
! LANDED IN POLICEMAN S ARMS.
Frightened hy I'lre. Child I, raps
From Second Story Wlmtniv.
Dora Cohen, S yents old, frightened
by fire In the collar of the tenement In
which she lived at 122 Pllklns avenue,
Brownsville, Jumped Inst night from u
window of the second floor (nnd was
caught In the nrnis of Rergt,' William
Plant, who handled his little burden
as neatly as llobcy linker does punts
The lire started In refuse and caused
a lot of smoke, which started a panic
among the tenants. Dora climbed nut
on the sill, nnd seeing, the husky form of
Plant beneath yelled to him and Jumped
Into his arm .
KILLS WIFE AT HER REQUEST.
Frenchman Kmla Incnratilc'a .mnnr
ml Ultra IHinarlf tip.
fipetlal Cahlr limpntch to Tss Six
Mills, Nov. 22. SI. Hegucry, a sexa
genarian whose wife had suffered from
the agonies of tin Incurable malady, to
day yielded to her oft repeated request'
und killed her with three revolver shots.
The couple were very attached, but her
sufferings made the wife twice attempt
to commit suicide. Sf. Heguery sur
rendered to the police after he had
ended his wife's sufferings.
The sl'ter of the wife arrived at the
station house shortly after und ex
claimed: "Heguery, you are a .alnt.
I knew what she suffered for a year
and what you endured."
Madame Heguery's suffeings had
,male her hu.band neurasthenic, so
much so that his friends feared for his
reason. The event occurred at San
nols, near Paris.
DECIES TO SIT IN THE LORDS.
Vlxlrn Cnnld'a llualinnil Klerteil
ftprchl 1'iible Dtnpnlrli lo THt Sl'X
London, Nov. 22. The Official Gazette
announces the election of ttaron Dccles,
who married SIlss Vivien Gould, as an j
Irish representative peer In place of I
the late Lord Crofton.
SUE POLO PLAYER FOR SHIRTS.
I.onilou Trailramen f.rt .luilajiilriit
fur S4II.7M Aaalnsl 1Vrrlur.
Nrwpoht. Nov. 22. Through their
Newport nttorneys Heale & Inman. shirt
makers of London, secured a Judg
ment In the District Court to-day
against Lawrence Waterbtiry, the well
known polo player and a frequent visi
tor here during the summer.
The action Is on book account nnd
the amount of the Judgment Is $246.78.
ELECTION MUDDLE DEEPENS.
California T, It. Men lo Fight IJento
crala l Suing for Iteenniila.
San Fiuncisco, Nov. 22. The election
contest Is mow In a muddle from which
it will not be extricated for some time.
The Progressive In Los Angeles county
have decldet' to nle a suit In equity
demanding actual recount of the ballots
In those precincts covered by a writ of
mandate Issued yesterday In favor of
After consulting with the Governor
it has been decided by the Progressives
to carry the fight against the Demo
crats Into every county where the re
turns showed n plurality for Wilson
and where the canvass was conducted
as In Los Angeles county. Slandamus
writs will be applied for wherever the
Supervisors used both the tally sheets
nnd the certificates of the election
WOMEN TO LOOK LIKE TIPSY "T."
The)' Will llrraa In Klralsbt I. tne
With Olilliine llala on lop.
Chicago,, Nov. 22. The spring mnld
of 1!M3 Is to be straight front, straight
l.aL l.ltttctau ami iiri'ala.u na a flv.
In point of fact the young woman of
fashion Is to look like a straight line
with an oblique line at the top. The
obi Ul tie line Is the hat.
The National Cloak nnd Suit .Manu
facturers, who are In convention here
nnd who represent the ready made gnr-
ment manufacturers from Philadelphia
to the Pacific Coast, so forecast the i
styles of next season.
Skills are to be perfectly straight,
looking llke.un envelope, they say. ,laik
ets lire to be the same. Narrow skirts
will prevail with a slash. It's abso
lutely the only way of assuring safety,
the manufactutets say. It has been
demonstrated that women wearing nar
row skirts uuslashed are In constant
danger from fulls.
COURT NEAR TO CUSSING.
.,,,, ,.. ,.,, Pr, , lir
Judge Coxe of the Cnlled States Court
of Appeals was dashing through a court
calender yesterday when he said some -
ut... n n...i i
tllln "lt0 n t,u,,s wnnl- stammered,'
The Jurist then removed his glasses.
wipeo ins eyes with n Handkerchief
and with a corrugated brow scrutinized;
the sheet of paper before him nt close
range, b many he dropped the schedule
! ",ml mnioned Clerk' Rockmore who
j after n whispered conference called out :
I "X0, ,7" . .
Those In the court room consulted I
their schedules and opposite the num-
eral 17 found this word: '.semhllng In Oracow. Klghty thousand
"Dampstlesacktlesselspahet." j Hoops are reported to have already
The Judge had only got as far as the concentrated In Bosnia, where nil pre
llrst syllable In the name of tho Swedtan ' Umlnartes lor a mobilization arc said to
steamship company which Is .suing the
United Fruit Company. What the
Dam &c. company Is suing for no one
seemed to know.
Clerk Rockmore sayj he Is going to
master the pronunciation of Dam &c.
and use It on Importunate litigants.
JAIL FOR SHORT WEIGHT.
Anil Then More Jail, or Rise m 9ROO
Fine, for Coal Dealer.
For short weight on a wagon of coal
Filler J. Ernst of Krnst Bros., lODth
ttreel and Second avenue, was sentenced
daya, with an od
or a $500 fine.
Inspector of Weights John F. Carroll
arretcd the firm's driver on November
IS In front nt the house of Abraham
Cohen ut 417 East 109th street, where ho
xw tendering a delivery Blip for 4,000
pounds. Carroll could only find 3,310,
pounds on welshing the wagon.
Krnst had been arrested Ave tlmea
before but never convicted. Lawyer
Stelnkamp pleadod the ruin of his
business and his wife and th'ree llttU
"Tho wives of other men are to be
considered too," eald Justice Russell,
"nnd the poor people exposed to chi
canery of this sort at the outset of
hard winter. Tho court believes the
offence merits tho utmost severity."
UPEND TfUKKraiTINO WKEK
R VIRGINIA HOT g)PIIIIUBT
tOUt IS OOINO TaUCM-A.
EUROPE WON T BE
Real Elements of Danger of
Spread of Balkan Fire
SERBS STAND ALONE
They Can't Fight Europe
Without Assistance, Which
bTLUAHS TO MODIFY TKHMS
A tl vised by Powers to Demand
What Turkey Can Jlifrht
fnlly (live Them.
Froiu ireiat correspondent of THE SUN.
Budapest, Nov. 22. The pessimism
which is rnmpnpt in journalistic circles
in Vienna, based on wild rumors of
mobilization by Austria and Russia, ot
tho murder of an Austrian Consul by
tho Sorbs and other Imaginary occur
rences is not shared in .overnment
circles. On the contrary the situation
is considered satisfactory and with-
perfect reason, for war is inconceivable
without belligerents and Servia alone
cannot wage a campaign against Europe
which is resolved to disallow her exor
Among themselves the great Powers
are agreed respecting vital questions
and will not risk a tremendous conflict
for secondary matters. Consequently
there is nothing to fear on that score.
The source of apprehension is the as
sumption that the Russian Government
is lamentably weak and that pan
Slavism in St. Petersburg und Moscow
is redoubtably strong, so strong that the
Czar's hand may at any moment b
forced and a bellicose lino of action
struck. Such a consummation is prac
tically eliminated. Russia has but ono
policy, that of the Czar, which is pa
ciflcal. The real elements of danger
therefore are dispelled.
.Moreover, a dispassionate survey of
the situation ns between Turkey and the
allies attunes the mind to optimism.
MORE TCHATALDJA FIGHTING.
arlm Pnahn Itrporta Serins; Doillra
nt :t,IIOO llnlgiirlnna.
Sptrial Cable l)r$pnlrli to Tub Sin.
Constantinople, Nov. 22. Nazlm
Pashn telegraphed from the front nt 9
o'clock this evening: "The Infantry wus
fighting at various points on the centre
to-day. Reconnaissances for a radius of
two or three miles showed that t
( ground was st,rewn with the bodies of
several llufusand Bulgarians."
Na'zlm Pasha earlier had reportod
tlfat there had been slight artillery fir
ing on the right wing nnd also before
Huyuk-ChekmedJe, where the Hulgar
tans fired eighty shells, but the enemy's
urtlltery was silenced by the Turkish
tlcet. Reconnaissances the previous
night Indicted severe losses on the Bul
garians nnd silenced their artillery at
It Is reported here that the Bulgar
ians are retreating to Tchorbl. It Is
suspected that tills Is tin attempt to
. ' ?, c"'
1 MANY ALARMIST RUMORS.
. Aualrln Heiiorletl Molilll.ltm "Mnssrs
. ... .. . ..
or Troop roniier.
; m(tf ruble Depute. i w Siv
. 'nftfi Vol-. hiip mi imii.irt li rci-
' Kon lnf! ;ip,mrturi; (lf Archduke Fraud
ri,,a,i ,i, i,t,. ,,, tin. limine, for
I!prl' ,' mrl the Kaiser coincided
,,, n rm,..,rKable crop of nlarmlrl
', tiiosp renresenl the Intcrna-
j , ' ;1Umtlou nB nBa verging on
war na H consequence of the Russian
! mobilization, which has led Austria lo
summon the reserves.
..,,. Qf troons" are repotted as-
In view of these and similar stories
it Is easy to understand why in the
popular Idea very great Importance is
attached to the statement of Gen. So
hemuu, chief of the Austrian General
Staff, who has Just returned here from
a secret mission to Berlin. Profound
suspicion and distrust of Russia. Us
manifest everywhere. In the mean
while, however, official circles declare
that the International situation is un
changed. ALLIES TO MODERATE TERMS.
Pla-htlna; at TekataldJ I.lnea Heard
Special Ccol Detftoh to la: 8i. t
Ixindon, Nov. 22. Although therej
was fighting to-day at the Tchataldji
lines, tt Is believed that within a very
short tlmo Bulgaria will come to Tur
key with terms less harsh than those
the Ottoman rejected. It Is understood
further that the envoys of the Powers
have been Instructed to advlso tho al
lies to avoid .making excessive demands
'which Turkey necessarily will reject.
From Bona despatches have been re
ceived here telling that Dr. 8. Daneff,
President of the Bulgarian Parliament;
Gen. ShVofT, the victorious commander
In chief, and Gen. Fltcheff, chief oe
staff of the army, have been appointed
plenipotentiaries for tho Bulgars to ne
gotiate an armistice.
The appointment of these plenlpo-
ED IN WAR