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THE StJN, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 1912.
tq face the Jjnomlmy of evacuating her
Until she can raise the indemnity she
will have to see, nulRnrlon uniforms an
near to her capital ns Ban Htrano.
here tho cholera camps nro. now nnd
where thn Hulans not to in their war
TURKS' LAND AT SILIVRI.
. Attack nnl()arlan Plank and I'aatr
KnWwr. tn Fall Bark.
1 .- .
' Special CabU. Despatch to Tnr f
'. CoKeTntorLp, Nov, 23. While the
I jlenlpotjovtlarlrs of Bulgaria and Tur
key are vWlMnlnR toward the Tchn
taldja Hnt'Xo'dlfiC.iiHS peace the whole
i front raWwlth battle.'
I UnderCi.'' heavy Are from Turkish
amps. Ottoman troops were landed some
tlmo laM nljjht at Slllvrt on the Sea of
Marmora.Jsnd, threatened ,the rlsht flank
of thn Biilsars. The Buifrars In a
spirited altaife attempted to drive tho
Turks bacli tot.tlie ships, but the Turk
ish fire tv,b thq.hot for them. The. en
fragment Justed for' an hour In the
darkn?ss)Aiitl then the. Bulgarians fell
fcaek ,A ' .
Out of.VAdrlanople nt. the same time
the ".!fjp.'Tij,rljon way making 'a des
perate ''Uf-mpt' to pierce the besieging
llnesi-lrtVrJint' ff Ihem now are mostly
Berb'vftoop'. who' took up the siege
when iinMHiitgara. concentrated In front
Th-Vfr,trrl;lh suimors-In tho fort set
UP a furUM tire oxer the heads of
their lijij,J:t,lnS Infantry. The Invaders
soon Yncentra,ted. .powe.ver. and for
tnrte np)trn tnc tiKhtinK was runous.
.At the..eti'd o'f that time. lh Turks,
worn b- constant lishtlm and Improper
nourlrlr.Ylet '. were forced to fall hack
to th fotio nhtth they have held so
lone and so primly.
The r.tilsars are confident In their
prediction that this Is the last sortie
that '"'ill 1" made from Adrlanople.
They u.v t!it the fact that the vhol
gariT.'nn ton'' part In It shows Into what
despernto strait" the beslesed have
come. Thi" i they ran hold out much
longer asrlnst famine and disease Is
regarded as Improbable by the confi
dent riuljar and Serb commanders.
They began foretelling the fall of
Adrlanople a few days after Its Invest
ment, however, nnd military men, as
'tonlshed nt the atubborn resistance put
up by the Turks there, do not place
alj the confidence In the world In such
The Servians at Monastlr now report
that they have, found the body of Fethl
Paahn, who was first said to have been
captured. Later despatches said that
the Turkliih commander of the Sixth
ArntV I 1.1.4 aunnnuil ..a n
I te"r of fuct his body was found to-d.iy
j amonc the corpses on the battlcfMd,
, The h'erbs say that he committed sul-
' cide. His body was burled with full
' The Turkish Government reports that
' the deaths 'from cholera are dally de-
. creasfn?, although this statement li
discredited by -foreigners at the Sultan's
At the cholera camp at San Stcfano
en huts arc being put up on the
n plains, where a few days ago the
lms or the disease were dying by
dreds, and some nttempt Is being
e tn shelter and segregate the
ost of the bodies of the dead have
keen carrted away, but every clay there
come to the camps tralnloads of Turk
tuli iioldlers. some In tho last stapes of
the disease. Although there are plenty
of foreigners who volunteer to work
with the Turkish hospital corps thilr
services aro politely rejected. It Is
said that the Turks are anxious to con
ceal the. Inefficiency cf their medical
work and the extent cf the spread of
ITALY'S PROPOSED SOLUTION
Wonld AlloTf fireek anil Monlr
earln r:pnnnlnn and Srnlan Port.
fpecnl riKlt riuiaf' to Tar Scn.
. TtOME. 'J3.---Tlie correspondent
f The Sits; learns from a diplomatic
, source that while Italy Jointly wlt'i
.Austria will pit Mat In maintaining tho
territorial Integrity of Albania and the
autonomy of that country ?he Is stlli
Inclined to allow the territorial expan
sion of Moti'xncaro .-ind Greece. Thl?
would limit thf Independent principal
ity of Albania to the territory along the
Adriatic. Moreover. Italy Is likewise
Inclined to allow the occupation of San
Giovanni di Medua by tservla.
Th. .prevailing Impression here Is
that ftvs concession of Italy are likely
Ur,&ciV9 the Albanian question, as they
ac:pted by Austria.
CAME OF SABRE RATTLING.
Aarttta .id (,ermnn- Plarlnu It to
i ; , eire Olheri.
"' fSf ;.'.)' ' tH' t-$tttteh to Inr. Scn.
lirf.T0, .Vot -The Uerlln cor
reepondtnt of the obacrivr says that
'grgr.-e but not alarming" in the view
takenln Germany military and political
elrWeMn regard to the international
''According to excellent authority, the
official denials ' of Austrian military
measures are not meant to taken
variously, but are Intended for a moral
etfe'ct on -all concerned, meaning Rus
alf and Servia. The spectacular one
day visit to- Berlin of Field Marshal
Semua of Austria, In addition to tho
vlH of Archduke Francis Ferdinand,
wtp part and parcel of the sabre rat
tiljigr game for the benefit or the peace
dlturtefi at Belgrade and St. Peters
botg. ,Tflp' 'German Boerse. was agitated
throughout Saturday by the war
alarms, but doted with a feeling of
confidence' that the determination of
Austria and Germany to stand shoulder
toBhou!der would have the desired cf
'fRWCE CHIKA EN ROUTE.
Pretender to Albanian "Throne" I
T fiolng There,
ipucHAiiEeT, Nov, 23. Prince Albert
uhlka; 'pretender to the rulershlp of
Albania, departed to-day for that coun
try to Jpok, after his Interests following
thjt announcement -that Albanian Inde
pendence had bee.n proclaimed.
'Frlhee Ghlka's wife was formerly
Mlss.'rWadge' Dowling, member of a
wealthy.. Irish family In Australia. 8ho
oqce ,ap njevea lame as ine mani neav
lly' Injured woman in the world, there
benr a $250,000 policy on her life,
W' 5s WAR REPRESENTATIVE.
Jar McFarlaaa Orderefl to Oo
Witk the Balararlana,
Ttormuo, NI X,. Nov, 2J. Major Sfun-
rof McFarland, In command of the Ftrat
BaJrtaJlon Twenty-ninth' Infantry, at
J"oftVortr, received orders laat night
from Major-Gen. Leonard Wood, Chief
f the "Generar Staff; detailing bln'Mrth
e " ), V - ' y . , ' ' "
the nation' solo military observer In
the Halkan struggle. Major McFarland
will report to Washington on the mili
tary methods nnd manoeuvres with n
view of contrasting nnd comparing
them with those of the United State
Dr. Kauntleroy of Washington will
accompany Major McFarland to ob
serve ' the hospital servlce. The two
Fnlted States representatives are or
dered to leave Tuesday on the Manre
Inula, Joining the flulgsrlan arm Im
mediately nt l!ie front, vLi Vienna and
AUSTRIA'S HEIR DEPARTS.
nrtnrnltia tn Vienna From Vlilt
Sntcial Cabtt fiifpotch to Tss So
Pr.RLtN, Nov. 23. Archduke Francis
Ferdinand, the heir to the Austrian
throne, who has been on a visit to the
Kaiser In connection with thn Halkan
wnr. left for Vienna lo-ntsht.
SOCIALISTS' BIG MEETING.
Gnthertnc at tlanlr tn Consider Pre
tention nf Bis; War,
IUsi.e, Switzerland, Nov. 23. Social
ists re"-;..ontlng every country In
Ivtirope will meet here to-morrow to
conrlder plans for preventing the
Powcr3 from going to war or the Hal
kanr.. The Swis? authorities will not Inter
fere with the gathering and of course
the fecre-t police from other countries
are powerless to act on Swiss soil.
Foreign secret agents will swarm hero,
however, and there may be trouble In
store for some of the delegates when
they return home.
Resolutions will be Introduced advo
cating the calling of general strikes nnd
even iinti-Governtnent risings If neces
sary to keep the ppace.
Ai lira I for More Balkan Fundi.
The Balkan War llellef Fund Committee
organized for the purpose of helping wldons
nnd orphan who have Iom their liufband
and fathers In the war. hnx sent out an
appeal for eontrlhution Mrs .V Kara
MoyinotT received cablegram yester
day from the yueeu of llulgurU .vlilcli read.
"Her Majesty tictioii your efTortM and
thanks you for your patriotic initiative."
rontrlbutionx lll be torarded to the
(Jueen and may be sent tn H. (i, rti-hanoe,
exe utl e secretary of thetonimUtee.
BOYCOTT AMERICAN TOBACCO.
Dealrra ttrfnae tn Handle Trait
;ioiIk In fiermnn;.
tprciat Cable Impatrt. to Tnc St
KfiixtN, Nov. 'J3. Tile Dresden rigar
nnd Tobacco Dealers AiocLitIon !
pushing n strong agitation movement
atralust the Anglo-American tobacco
trust. The association hu.i held numer
ous meetings and Is endeavoring to
rprcad the movement throughout the
empire with the avowed obJct at, boy
cotting the trust goods and to create
such a strong sentiment a to force the
Government to take action ngaln.u the
trusts. The association has adopted
resolutions to refuse to handle, adver
tise, buy or ell the trust goods.
The action of the. Dresden dealers has
been followed hy a similar meeting at
Cologne of representatives of the big
cigar and tobacco houses of the Rhine
province. At thlj meeting these rep
resentatives agreed to Join the move
ment and similar resolutions were
It Ij the hope of the domestic manu
facturers that while the Government Is
In a lighting mood against foreign mon
opolies now Is the time to draw Its
attention to the manner in which the
German retail cigar and tobacco trade
i belns rapidly absorbed and controlled
by the American trust.
Five hundred turkeys have been or
dered to enable the American colony of
Rerlln to have a pnper Thanksgiving.
narone.Js ua Gregory, who wsj a
Baltimore belle anil who Is ery popu
lar In Berlin's exclulve society, gave
an elaborate tei on Thursday, her
guests numbering l.0, Including some i
of the moii prominent of the American
CUBAN LIBERALS THREATEN.
Zayaa'a Defeat for PreMdrnt Incite
Them to fry "Frnnd."
Srflil CahU Dr'imtrh tt Tar Srx
Havana. Nov. 23.- The Liberal Na
tional Assembly to-night Is holding a
meeting In ih Senate building to dis
cuss the means to be taken to annul
the recent Presidential elections which
the J.lbernln declare were fraudulent
Insonutih as they resulted In tho de
feat of Vlre-Pre.Ident Zayns. th"
Liberal candidate, nnd the election of
Gen. Menocal, the Conservative.
The Kayleta papers say that the
Liberals are only awaiting the action
of the National Assembly. They are
determined not to accept the result
of the elections and will take the matter
Into their own hands If the Assembly's
action proves Inadequate.
Neverthelets It seems anllkely that
the Zaylsta faction of the Liberals are
strong enough In the party's National
Assembly to force drastic resolutions.
The Government haa taken occasion
to deny the story printed In La Prenan
to-night to the effect that the authori
ties hnve discovered a conspiracy of
revolution In which are Implicated n
number of the Havana ptllce officer.'.
PROF. HILFRECHT ROBBED.
Former1 V, nf P. Prnfraanr Victim of
Hotel Thief In Florence.
fperint CabU Detpatth to Tat Sc.v
Florence. Nov. 23. A hotel thief
who had been posing as a guest at' mid
night last night entered tho room of
Prof. Herman Hilprecht, formerly of the
University of Pennsylvania, the archaeolo
gist, and stole a sum of money nnd some
FRANCE WINS BENNETT RACE.
Balloonist Blenalmr Covered 1,398
Miles, a World's Record.
Special Cable Dttpatch to Th
Stuttoart, Nov. 23. It Is officially
announced that the French balloon PI
cardie, which was piloted by M. nie
nalme. won the recent contest for the
James Gordon Hennett international
balloon cup. The balloon covered 1,858
miles, which la a world's record.
MRS. O0ELET LEAVES HAVRE.
Yaeht Craaaaa to "onthamnton to
SpecUl CabU Dupatck la Tbi 8cs.
Havki, Nov. 23. The yacht Nahma
with Mm. Robert Goelet aboard left
here to-night for Southamnton. where
rL- . - . . "
rthe yacht will .be placed In drydock.
ITALIANS STIRRED UP
Oovcrnnipnt's Plan Tlircnteuprt
by Fooling Toward
A I bun In.
TKXAS WOMAN IX SCANDAL
Many Snlts May Follow Arrost
of Slpnora Mofcohlnl
.'rectal Cable Tepteh to Tas Srw
Rome, Nov. 22t- Unanimous aupport
of the Government'" policy Is in danger
owing to the attitude of .Italy on, the
Albanian question . The ill feeling against
Austria. Italy's ally and hereditary
enemy'. is great nnd'ia making increas
ingly difficult a unity 6f policy by the two
countries, A 'large crowd assembled
before the Austrian Embassy here last
Sunday and shouted "Down with Austrial
There would liavo been trouble but for
the fact that extra pollen precaution
had been taken nnd the mob waa soon
The next, day the Government news
papers in inspired editorials hastened to
reassure public opinion that Italy's
policy in regard to Albania was entirely
independent and was not hostile to Servia.
It was added that Italy recognized Ser
via' right to an outlet in the Adriatic.
Notwithstanding these statements the
feeling against Austria is growing.
The arrest of Slmora Moschini. for
merly Lulu Davis of Texas, last Saturday
night lecausc she was in the rooms of
Naval Lieutenant Ilellegrad will probably
lead to many sensational lawsuits.
Deputy Moschini has already appealed
from the decision of the civil court which
refused to annul his marriage to the
American woman and condemning him
to pay her $20() u month alimony Sig
nor Moschini has also started criminal
proceedings against hit wife, charging
her with ndultery and also with having
married him under a false name and,
forging her birth certificate. Signor
Vinai, the lawyer for Signora Moschini,
han made arrangements to have all
Signor Moscliini'a prorty mortgaged
as bocurity for the payment of the
Signora Moschini has sued her husband
tor slander and defamation of character.
Moschini has qImi sued a local newspaper
for stating that he introduced his wife at
court and presented her to the Pope.
The husband says that as a Radical und
anti-clericnl he has nothing to do with
either King or Pope. Signora Moschini
has nIo determined to make some ex
posures of her husband's breach of party
etiquette, which if proved will cause him
to lose his seat in Parliament.
In another suit Signofa Moschini will
stir up another scandal. She will atl
tempt to prove that Lieut. Rellegrad, in
whose room eho wa arrested, committed
perjury when he was arrested. The
lieutenant declared that when h took
Signora Moschini into his bouse he was
unaware that she was a married woman.
He declared that he met her at ahotel
und invitod her to his. rooms. This ex
planation under the law secured his re
lease. Signora Mcschlni says she is de
termined, to prove at the coming trial
that the lieutenant knew very well who
she was, as ho was a friend of Deputy
Moschinl'e, and under the clrcumstancvs
his conduct was unbecoming an officer
nnd a gentleman and that he, therefore,
should be cashiered from the navy.
'ihe American cavalry commission,
accompanied by Lieut. -Col, George Dunn,
the Military Attache at the embassy here,
nas gone to north Italy to vieit the academy
at Pinerolo, where cavalry officers are
trained for two years before joining the
school at Tordiquinto. The members
or th" commission say they realize that
the worldwide reputation of the Italian
cavalry is well justified.
INSIST FAKE IS GENUINE.
Italian Kxprrts Befnae to Iterant en
.Spw-kjJ Cu6! Detpateh to Tat S.s
Rome, Nov. 23. About a year ago
a poor Roman painter faked up a sea
scape, and gave out that tt was a Ruys
dae, He attempted to smuggle the
picture abroad, whereupon the Govern
ment's experts made an examination.
They pronounced It an authentic, mas
terpiece, forbade Its exportation and
iHiught thn picture for $2,000.
Fnfortiinately for the painter he waa
not satisfied with his succcess, but went
about bragging about how he had hood
winked the experts, and now n special
Government commission has been ap
pointed to examine the picture again.
Kxpcrts still maintain that the picture
Is an authentic masterpiece and that
It Is worth the money the Government
paid for It.
MOSCHTNI'S "PURE NAME."
Hnihand of I.nln DstIi Tries to Get
Specie! Cable Despatch to Tai Srr
Rome, Nov. 23. signor Moachlnl, the
wealthy husband of Lulu Davis, the
American woman who has Just been
released from Jail, where she was
placed because she was found In the
rooms of Naval Lieutenant Rellegrad,
Writes to the newspapers explaining the
arrest of his wife. He saya this action
was taken not because ho did not want
to pay her the $200 n month alimony
ordered by tho court but because ho
wished to defend the purity of his
This explanation by the Deputy has
not had tho desired effect in his favor,
but on the contrary haa increased the
popularity of his wife, who I being
deluged with letters of sympathy nnd
offers of help from lawyers, women's
clubs, suffragists and anonymous ad
mirers. INCURABLE'S DISEASE UNKNOWN.
No Cause of SnaTerlnpra of Woman
Killed br Husband.
Special Cablt Dupatc to Tat flex,
Pajiis, Nov. 23. An investigation by
a doctor to-day failed to 'discover any
explanation of the cause of the suffer
ings of Mme. Beguery, whoso sexage
narian husband killed her yesterday at
her own request.
Many wltnesaea testified as 'to the
acutenees of the woman's sufferings,
Her neighbbra stated that they beleved
her to be a neurasthenic and har hus
band mentally unbalanced. AH agreed,
however, that the Beguerys were a
NEAR EXPLOSION ON CRUISER.
.Ihort Circuit ear Mnniislnes on
Frrnr Warships nt III".
Special Cable lrerateh 10 Tnr. Sr.
I'ahis, Nov. 23. Private advices from
Rio do Janeiro state that the French
cruiser .Icnune. d'Arc had a narrow es
chpo from being blown up on October
It wan noticed that there was an ab
normal temperature In the powder
magazines In the foreparts of the vessel
and the explosives were transferred aft.
A few hours later n short circuit of the
Servo motor caused Ihe vessel to be
filled with thick smoke. The captain
ordered magazines 14 and 10 aft to be
flooded, but the. dene smoke pro
vented 'the carrying out of the opera
tion.. A Lieutenant with a fireman's
niaak over his face, however, dashed In
and gallantly executed the order.
The magazines were flooded and tho
powder thrown overboard.
AEROPLANE. YACHT FLIES.
Nine Passenger "Hydro" Haa Trial
on the Seine.
Speelat Cable Detpatch tn Tnr Scy
Paris, Nov. 23. A hydro-aeroplane of
200 horse-power, built on. the lines of a
yacht and having three cabins capable
of holding nine persons, with a total
weight" of 2,060 kilograms, made a trial
trip to-day from- Issy-les-Moullneaux
up tho Seine. The machine flew at
a speed of t8 miles an hour nt a height
of eighty feet.
MEDALS FOR HEROIC OFFICERS
Quotes Itooserelt on Coorag
In Making Awards.
WASHtNOTOS, Nov. 23. President
Taft to-day presented medals of honor
to five officers of the army for heroism
In action. The ceremony took plnce In
the Kast Room of the White House.
Many former officers who have received
decorations were present by Invitation
of tho Presldont.
The officers who received the medals
to-day were Capt. Julleu L. Gaujot,
First Cavalry; Capt. Archie Miller and
Second 1. touts. Arthur H. Wilson nnd
John T. Kennedy, all of the Sixth Cav
alry, and First Sergt. Joseph Hender
son of Troop U, Sixth Cavalry.
The four officers of the Sixth Cavalry
came alt the way from the Presidio of
San Francisco to receive their medals.
They were honored for conspicuous gal
lantry In ISO'J it the capture of the
Filipino pirate Jlklrl, who had kilted
many Chinese and Moros nnd had be
come a terror to the Inhabitants of the
Capt Gaujot was awarded a medal
for sen-Ice last year at Douglas, Ariz.,
when he rode through a rain of bullets
which were coming across the Interna
tional boundary lino to urge the Mexi
cans and rebels to retire Into the In
terior. Addressing Capt. Gaujot, President
Taft quoted a remark made by Col.
Roosevelt on n Mmllar occasion. The
"Capt. Gaujot, it Is my pleasant duty
as President of the L'nltcd States nnd
Commander in Chief of the Army and
ravy to present to you enduring evi
dence of the distinguished courage you
have shown under circumstances out
of the usual. 1 understand this medal
is granted not for that courage that
officers and men are expected to show
under all circumstances but for valor
of that extraordinary character which,
to use tho expression of my predecessor,
puts a fine edge on the courage that
Is shown,' and entitles you to bear a
mark of distinction among men of
MRS. HONORE SUES FAMILY.
Sirs. Potter Palmer Defendant In
l.ltlratlon Oyer SM, 500,000 Estate.
Chicaoo, Nov. 23. Mrs. Potter Palm
er, Judge Lockwood Honoro of the
Circuit Court;' Nathaniel K. Honore.
Mrs. Ida Honore, Grant, Adrian C.
Honore and Henry N. Honore, Sr., were
made defendants In a suit Hied this
afternoon by Mrs. Harlet E. Honore,
widow of Harry H. Honore. Jr.. Invol
ving property valued at $1,600,000.
Mrs. Honore charges that her share
In her husband's estate Is being un
lawfully withheld. The property in
volved consists of four pieces of real
estate In Michigan Boulevard between
Thirteenth and Twenty-first streets.
Mrs. Eliza J. Honore, wife of Henry
H Honore, Sr., and mother of the
other defendants, died May (1, 1906. She
deeded the property In trust to the six
children. Including Harry H. Honore,
Jr., on August 10, 1S64. the Income to
be paid to them. This Income was
known as n maintenance fund.
A demand was made upon Adrian C.
Honore, ns trustee of the maintenance
fund, by Mrs. Honore, the widow, for
her share as tho sole heir of her hus
band. The Honore family Ignored her
and have refused the accounting, ac
cording to the bill.
COST CUTTERS SUED BY DEALER,
Rednelna; Prlcra Mar Prore Expen.
aire to Committee.
The committee of citizens to reduce
the high cost of living, of which Mrs.
Charlotte R. Bangs, Mrs. Jennie Dewey
neatn. -Mrs. corn i, .Magnus, Fred
orlck C. Howe, dlreotor of the People's
institute, nnd others were members,
was sued In the Supreme Court yester
day for $25,000 damages.
Tho plaintiff Is Horatio P. Wither
stnn, a fish merchant, who says the
committee had charge of leasing and
subleasing spaces under the Queens,
boro Rrldge for markets. He sa,ys that
after he had signed an agreement to
Pay 7Vj per cent, or his gross receipts
for a fish stall the committee cancelled
his leaso without cause.
AFTER COLORADO RAILROADS.
Federal Hrand Jury Indlrta Com
panies nnd Individual Cnal Operator
Denver, Nov. 23,-Coloradq railroads
and coal operators will have to answer
to the United States District Court for
alleged violations of the interstate com
merce, regulations -governing rebates
and the issuance of interstate transpor
tation. The railroad companies were
indicted by a Federal Grand Jury at
ftioDio to-day, according to reports.
The Colorado and Southern and the
Jllo Grande and Santa were among
the roads against which charges were.
maae. ino cnarges involved prominent
officers of the Colorado Fuel and Iron
Company, the Motor Fuel Company
and other large coal corporations.
It is the praptioe to indict the railroad
oomoanles and not the individuals. Tho
ooal oDeratora were not an fortunate
and they will have to stand trial individavi
any. . , ,
GOT CITY MONEY
' m BIG LOAN
Continued from First Pane.
Comptroller had cut down thn deposit
at that weekly rntc, but that was ns far
as ho could go.
Frank L. Grant, who was pre.side.nt of
the Northern. Robin's bnnk, likewise
had hore shrift, Mr. Clark wanted
Grant to corroborate Robin about what
was tolJ tho executive committee on
August 23, 1910, when the loan was
ninde to the Carnegie Trust Company,
but Justice Goff would not allow this.
nemark Canne Mmlloa.
He. caused amlles to wreathe the faces!
of Hyde and his counsel when he said
"There h no evidence to show that
tho defendant Hyde Authorized Robin
to make any statement to the ex
Mr. Grant spent most of his time
listening. The first banker was Richard
W. Jones, Jr.. vioo-presldont of the
National Reserve Bank in 101 o. Mr. Jones
now. lives at Monroe, Piko county, this
Briefly he said that his bank was a city
depositary; that ho knew Wiliiam J.
Cummins and had met htm from time to
time in those days. He did not. remem
ber a conversation ho had with him in
May about city deposits, not. exactly.
That brought on tho big legal Btorra of
the dav. Mr. Stouor wnnted to know
what Mr. Clark meant by the question.
Mr. Clark replied that the time had como
in the case for the prosecution to establish
that the experience of Rohin was only
one of many; that practically many banks
went through the same thing, not with
the City Chamberlain himself .hut with
Cummins as Hyde's intimate friend and
Mr. Stonchfleld then made un argument
of some length asserting that thero was
absolutely nothing to connect Hvde with
anything Cummins might do; Hydo was
not present at any conversation, there
wan nothing to show that ho know of it
and it could not possibly bind him.
Admits No Direct Proof.
Mr. Clark in his turn admitted that
whllo it might not bo possible to show
that Hyde know by direct evidence, thero
was circumstantial evidence to show
that he did. As he set it forth Cum
mins would go to a bank and ask for a
loan, promising more city deposits; tho
loan would bo made and on tho day it
was done the city deposit would arrive
and would romain there. ' In one or two
cnes it is there yet.
Both sides. quoted cases, and one side
declared that tho other side's cases did
not apply here, but the Justice finally
told Mr. Clark to go ahead and Mr. Jones
finally testltled that in May. 1010. he had
received an application for a loan from
William J. Cummins personally and on
behalf of a business enterprise. The
questions thereafter wero auhject to
objection and argument until Mr. Clark
asked by direction:
"What was said by Cummins to you
about the loan?"
"We had a talk." snid the witness, "and
Mr. Cummins said that he was thinking
of sending tho business of out of town
national banks which tho Carnetrie Trust
could not handle to us. We discussed
"Well." was the answer, "he told me he
felt he could influence the sending to us
of more city deposits."
He was not sure that Mr. Hvde's namn
was mentioned; Just City Chamberlain
or the office.
Grand Jurr Minute Itead.
That did not suit the proseoutor and hp
produced the Grand Jury minutes. He
started to read and was stopped. Then ho
handed them over to tho witness to
"refresh his memory." The witness read
and looked up smilingly.
"Didn't you say in the Grand Jury
room that Cummins told you that city
deposits would bo sent without any in
fluence?" The witness did not remember. He
admitted that ho did not remember now
as much as he remembered eighteen
months ago. when he was lioforo the Grand
Jury, and then ho had forgotten perhaps
something that occurred in 1910, a year
Ho remembered later that Mr, Cummins
had asked him to arrange for several
notes altogether, SM.ooo for each member
of tho group, Cummins, Reichmann.
Moore and Condon, and one from them
nil jointly, each individual note to bo
guaranteed hy the three others. He said
that Cummins also asked him to speak to
other banks nnd bankers alout lending
money to me lour.
Jones remembered that he had spoken
to William E. Hollowov. president of the
Hungarian American Bank. Mr. Jones
finally said that the loan of $100,000 was
made on June 1 and a voucher refreshed
his memory sufficient for him to admit
mat on tne same nay iibo.noo came in
irom mo city tunas.
Never Talked With Hyde.
On cross-examination he swore that he
had never said a word to tho defendant
about it ana then accented tao technical
course for getting a loan approved by
discount, committee executive board. Ac.
He wns asked hy Mr. Steuer why he had
given the money and answered because
of the business hie corananv could net
through the Carnegie Trust Company
irom out. ot town nanus.
"Did the fact that volt were to set ad.
ditional deposits from the city Influence
you" asked Mr. Clark.
i snoum say yes, - was tne answer.
William P.. Hollowar .who was president
of the old Hungarian American Bank.
waB auowoa to say mat an application
was raado to him for a 1100,000, loan to
the Cummins group in May. but as this
application was made bv Mr. Jones ha
was not allowed to say what passed be
The documents showed him that when
the loan waa made, without collateral,
on May 27, the 1125,000 city deposit came
R. Ross Appleton, who was president
of the Fourteenth Street Bank in 1910,
was the first witness after recess and he
said that Heptemlier 2fl. loiu, his bank
had mado two loans of $25,000 each to the
Piatt Iron Works and tho Tenne&sco rack
ing Company. Theso notes were ench
guaranteed by tho Cummins group.
Teatlmnur Thrown Out.
He acknowledged also that on Septem
ber 20, the day before, his bank had ro
oeived a city deposit of $100,000. Ho had
talked with Cummins also before the loan
was made. Mr. Appleton was perfectly
willing to tell nil about it. Mr. Cummins
had asked him if the Fourteenth Street
Bank carried city deposits and he had
answered that it did to a considerable
extent. That wns nbout all. nnd thero
was so little nourishment In. the whole
testimony that tho Justice readily agreed
to strike It. out when Mr. fiteuer asked
him to do It.
'I'hern was nn intermission in the string
of banks as Hobort Boverly Minus, who
was iiKlstant cashier of thoXntibnnl He
servo Batik, took tho stand to give sotno
technical testimony and then to'saythat
Abratn I. Klkus was n director, nfter
which William A. Barbor, who was a mem
ber of tho Executive committee of tJin
Guardian Trust Company, took the oath.
He remembered very well that ho had
a conversation in 1910 with Mr, Cummins
in reterenco to u loan application. Ho
thought It was in Sep t ember. Ho thought
tne amount was I75.ooo. but Mr. Rarhnr
waa quite sure that in the conversation
with tho Carnegie Trust man no reference
had rmn madatocity funds.
as nearly as ne coma remember Mr.
Cummins had nromlsed tn aret t.hnm annui
American Tobacco money through Mr,
uondon, 'who was head of the American
Snuff Company. His bank did lend
$75,000 to the.Tenneesee Packing Company
on' October S and Mr. Barber uaw by tho
record that on tho followlriff rlv thn H,
ent down ttOO.Wtt tor" deposit.
ini "r, 'i"0""1 Dtuik, had convers-ed
with Mr. Cummins in tho wirly part of
iniu in rcferenm to u loan. Muv 17 they
IikI lent $;3,(m to tho 'Ieiiticwoo l'nckliu;
lomp.any, Ko.im went to tho fame rom
l.iny on M following dav nuil $ir,000
went. to th plan Aon Works. Thrco
la.VH uter tliero was another loan, this
limn or $50,(kio, to tho TuniiPKsen Packing
Mr. Nil ! was emphatic in declaring that
not only -n thi-re no pronilno to get his
Institution more rlty furtfs thnti they
wtro In the habit of curry it!, but. that, he
wltl they did not want nny more,
"hen the vouchers were produced it was
was seen that on May 17. thn date of the
Jl"'1 iti, tho city deponltod JIM.OOO; on
tho following day, when tl'Ii.OOO went out
to tho two companies. !150,00o was de
posited, and on tho 27th, $250,000 was
added, making loans of $300,(100 and de
posits or $300,000.
Mr, Minus Wuh rnmllnrl nhnul Vil f linn
10 say mat, ttm Natlotia
J had lent tho Cmtnlim crmm monov lonir
before any conversation nbout city funds.
1 W.nSvl"!l!; n,.,, .
secretary nnd treasurer of tho Savoy
Trust Company In 1010. nnd he had tho
most unpleasant experience of tho day.
Mr. Bfiur changed his testimony so fre
quently that It was a little hard to follow
Call Cnmmlna Accomplice.
Ho said that in August, 1910, ho had
conversed with the busv Mr. Cummins,
who, by the way, wns referred to as tho
"Accomplice Cummins" so often by Mr.
Clark that it cot on Mr Steuer's nerves
and he asked the court to stop it ns there
was nothing to show that Mr. Cummins
wns anything like that Tho court de
clined. Mr. Daur said that tho burden of the
conversation- was about n loan. Ho had
two talks, one down town and the other
ut the Holland House, nnd nr. first he was
certain thero was nothing said about
city deposits. It was seen that the loans
made on .September n were $30,000 to Moore
nnd $20,000' to Relchmunn. Tho loans
were-secured by collateral nnd by tho
guarantees of tho group"
Mr. Clark produced his grand jury
minutes nnd handed them to the witness
as a refresher It was successful. Mr.
Baur then, remembered that thero was
fromothlng about city deposits.
There were some questions them among;
were: "Are you n city depositary?" to
which there was un affirmative answer.
"How much do you corn-?" to which tho
answer waa "$",ooo," and then the further
quoted statement of Cummins: "I nm
very well acquainted in tho department
und I think I can get you somo more."
II. would have endvd there if Mr. Steuer
in his cross-exiiinlnotion hud not asked
the steps taken to make tho loan. Mr.
Baur talked for five minutes in a level
voloe, telling how it went from com
mittee to committee and hack again;
how Mr. Hammerllg. a director, had
suggeHted it; how another director had
objected; how there was un argument,
und then finally how the loan had been
spproved. Thero was not a won! about
city deponits in his narration, Mr. TJInrk
wuh at him when ho had HnlAhed.
"Do you mean to say there was nothing
t-ald about city deposits ut that meet
ing?" Tho witness pondered.
"Oh, yes, there was somothing said,
but after it was ull over," he replied.
"Now look hero, Mr, Baur," said tho
Assistant District Attorney, "wasn't the
condition utmn which that . loan was
approved tht promise that there should
bo n deposit of $50,000?"
Mr. Buur said "Yes."
"Was that deposit made?" "Yes."
"By whom?'' "Tho city," waa the
"Did anybody else make
posit?" "No. sir."
a $50,000 de-
"Didn't Cummins tell you that tho
$50,000 deposit of tho city should be carried
as an offset to the loan?" The .witness
hesitated and then answered: "Yes."
Joseph J. Bach, who wns vice-president
of the Public Bank, returned the in
evitable answer that ho had a conversa
tion with William J Cummins in reference
to a loan for himself and ids three aro
ciates. Thoy wnnted Sioo.000 and offered
uarnegte irust t ompanv stocic as col
lateral, offering the stock nt 00. A loan
of $27,000 wns made to Moore on 300 shares
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The Directors of the Port of Boston will receive bids for tho
rnmnletion of the Commonwealth Pier Friday. TWomiwr c mio'
at noon, at their office, 40 Central
Plans and specifications may be
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Contractors who have a large
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Directors of the Port of Boston,
ktJGH BANCROFT, Chairman,
JOSEPH A. CONRY,
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. " WILLIAM S. McNARV.
FRANK W. HODGDON, Chief Engineer.
Boston, Nov. 23, 1912. '
FROM Pier 19, N. R. (Foot Warren $t.)
TO Pier; 14, N. R.
of stock on October 27 nnd on the same
tlav $20),l!Ml went to Keichman with 290
shares of sto'-k. Cummins himsolf got
$27,000 on October 2l with 300 ah a res of
stock, and on November 2 Mr., Condon
handed over 225 hhnres of stools for a loan
"Was thero anything suij nbout citv
deposits?" asked Mr. Clark. The withes
replied that there were several ques
tions. Cummins had asked hint If hi
hank was n State and citv depository,
to had replied that it had State funds
Cummins had mggested that it wouH
look pretty nlco on tho window tb hai
a sign "City depository.'' Ho had nn- ,
Hwered thnt he wat not bothering much
nbout. that, us ho hud written once about
tho matter and had received no answer
-'"To whom did you write?" wns thn
question of the financier.
"To the Comptroller," Bach replied.
Wrote to Wrong Man,
Mr, Cummins told him that ho had mad
a sad mistake; ho should have written to
thn Chamberlain. Mr. Back admitted
that ho wrote t ho tuimo day and on Novem
ber 10 the bank received $25,000. ali.of
which testimony gavo tho defence some
opportunity to smi.'e.
After Deputy Comptroller Fisher had
been prevented from saying anything
about what wns clone when Mr. Hyde was
in Kurone John Alvin Young, president
of tho Windsor Trust Company in thofe
days was called. He had conversed with
Mr. Cummins in September, 1910. and Mr.
Cummins wnnted to borrow a little, trcssy.
His bank hod lent $37,500 for sixty days
to the Piatt Iron Works on September 14
and also $37,500 for ninety days to the
same concern. When tho sixty day note
becamo due on November 14 it had been
renewed with n demand note and on the
same day $50,000 had come from the city.
This latter note had also been guaranteed
by the Cummins group.
Mr. Young did not, remember whether
there had been anything said about city
deposits in his talk with Mr. Cummins..
Ho said ns a matter of fact his hank waa
always after more city money and always
was applying for It. Mr. Clark then got
out his useful Grand Jury minutes, and.
refreshed by theso Mr. Young recalled
that Cummins had asked him how much
of a city deposit they were carrying and
ho had answered $200,000 or tfiereobout.
Mr. Cummins had then Bald that he'
thought he would be able to run It up to
half a million. There waa nothing un-. 1
usual nbout that $50,000 deposit, Mr. ,
Young admitted on cross-examination.
His bank had received $100,000 from Mr. I
Hyde In March of that year. $100,000 in
May, $100,000 in July, and Cummins had
nothing whatever to do with that. f
Five Store Wltnesaea.
Orion W. Cheney , former Superin
tendent of Banking, was called to the
stand just at adjournment, but ho was .
not asked to testify. It was said by Mr. .
Clark that ho would have about five
more witnesses to call for the prosecution.
According to thu District Attorney ha .
has now proved two of the threo stops '
of his cuss. Ho has proved thn threats '
and force on Robin and the Northern
Rank nnd the system. There remains
but one step, which appears the hardest ,
one of all. that is to show how Hydo
benefited by any of these transactions.
His former secretary, John V. Smith,
who got $12,500 from tho Carnegio Trust
Compuny, most of which was traced
back to Hyde's bank account, will 'bo a '
witness to-morrow and there may Iw
others not named.
The defence will call Hydo himself.
Cummins and Reichmann, ami yesterday it ,
was said thero may be u commission to
take tho testimony of William R. Mont
gomery, banker, now in Sing Sing, or
he may bo brought down.
The Justice has said that when t I
court opens Monday morning at I ;'Ms
o'clock the lawyers must mako up th ii
minds to" sit long enough each lr ..
night to finish up by Thanksgiving eve
The jury, which is stopping n1, ih' ,
ilurray Hill Hotel, is something no oil I
the court officers. All are businei it on. 1
and everv morning before they come .r ft
they are allowed to traneact ncccur.rv
private business. ,
The result is that their floor is a riy
Vmct civina o.rl enmn nt tt,A ,-mirt neir-,vl1
are wav back on sleen.because everv 'liceu
must bo dono in the presence of an officer? '
obtained from the Chief Engineer!
equipment and experience in such
(Foot Fulton, St.)
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