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THE SUN, SATURDAY, JANUARY 11, 1918.
s (Sivcn to Others
I niliT liriff Will in Am-
SUN TO IIAVK TRtnrXE''
i;iiisi"i Wish for Kxnot Divi
wioii df INtiito ntimntoly
r.i'tMM'ii Two Children.
- ' of Whilolnw Reld, Into Atner
I ( i i s.itlr tn Great Rrltnlti, filed
(a , .mv vcstenlay In Westchester
fe n - S.nkett Chnpmnn Stevens.
j rm Itn estate, leaves all lint
II, '" estate to the widow, who
I i i l ii ii" solo executrix,
. hologrnphic and every
ri ' :-oii the signatures of the
s m Mr Hold's handwriting,
If w v i m, n mi November 3, 1S9I. on
lip, i il, of library size letter paper.
,v 11 Mr Hold executed the will
' 1 U n Milts Hold, and his
,. - the wife of the Hon,
J r "ii Wind of Knglnnd, were
M- Hold expresses the wlHh
t ' 'i r-.il estate In Ohio and the
v "hull ultimately pass to his
s 1 1 .slili'i and that his son shall
, 1 'ti in i he control of the New
hut the disposition of
t! " it ! N loft absolutely with
M' ' .1
i- . wns written nt 4.M Madison
a. .. ' Mi Hold's residence, and directs
P.- ' " i pensts he paid for the
i ' No homestead of his mother,
r, i )- r died In 1D5, a few months
p'.r .. will was executed. The will
r . s f, s.y
' - my desire that the homestead
it v adjoining land In Ohio shall
i, : pass to my son, Ogden Mills
P.- ' rd 'li.it my daughter, Jean Tern
t '"ii Koicl shall ultimately huve my
feior" the I'pper St. Reels I.ake,
r r vdirondacks, .Should my son,
fo.i M.'N Hold, display capacity and
M'"il. for the work It Is my desire
t'- p.- -i,ould ultimately succeed to my
i n ,,f t ho Tilliiinr, hut this and the
i i , ..ii of the property must he left
! i. ithr I desire that my execu
' .' I arrange the division of my
o i' nt In the end Oyrden and Jean
n ,v r ,o shared exactly alike"
T w makes the following specific
h i". HIlu Spencer Held Harrison,
s -e .M1.000; Hubert Hvcrctt Smith,
r ' J...O0O; Donald Nicholson,
: , mlo! Tuttle and Henry Hall,
I Miii, William Cnnley and Hell
M '' nicy, his wife, ITiOO each, James
T nan and Sti.tn Todman, his wife,
' 'i h. Crneet Hlrch and Ceclle
' . ''. wife. $100 each.
Tribune Fresh Air Fund Asso
i o ts a bequest of $.'0,000.
vvl I concludes
I mv property of whatsoever sort
a , ,. or'ption leave (subject to the
pn-nient of these specific bequests) to
rn. helved wife, Kllzabeth Mills Reld.
I rt'siir tin wife to be the sole executrix
n? : will, pud request that she may
f - r '!,, r t'.vlns bonds."
T i r a . i ucden Mills. Mrs.
I'.' ' iiv, and Mary Bertha
Ihmv W Sa. Itett, counsel for the
estat". said yesterday that Mr. Held was
'lie largest stockholder of the Tribune
Association, as he had been since 1 S73.
Mrs Held was the next largest stock
raider, and under the will she becomes
the sole owner of this stock Mr.
'Mrs Reld will therefore not only re.
s'n i he control of the Tribunr, but will
VM nearly all the stock, except what
' heM by other members of her family.
If' - "ill, ficden Mills Reld, Is one of the
hep stockholders. He has been ae-
v encased In the publication affairs
' -he newspaper for several years, at
- a a member of the city staff and
as managing editor, at the same
'T.e heme a director and officer of th
T-"m,tio Association. He was secretary
r' , l.inu.iry. 1912, and since then
i v en president, and will continue as
' 'ad ef the corporation."
M Harrison, one of the legatees,
W 'he nephew. Robert K. Smith, live
'n " 'hlo Mr Nicholson was on the
4'"ml staff of the Tribune for many
var nd Is now vice. president of the
f"i!'an. while Mr. Hall was also for
m" ,n the staff. Mr. Tuttle was for
1C lime the treasurer, while the
e'r Individual Ircatees were em
T 'w- nf Mr. Held.
M' Pfieirtt said Mr. Reld had always
n'Ke a deep Interest In the Trlhune
r-"" Air Fund, to which he left
MRS DREXEL LEFT $1,411,927.
l snu.nnii In Cah One to Foar
PniiKhters f nR4,000 In r York.
T- arral'al of the estate of Mr.
'' Wharton Drexei, who died on
Tfn ,-rv cr, last and wan the widow
1 isetib Drexei, the Philadelphia
yif " shows that each of her four
r c r who Inherited the residuary
t receives more than $300,000 In
md valuable personal property
hv 'heir mother. The daughters
r '. 7-ibeth, wife of Harry S. I.ehr;
I' fo of Krlc 11, Daihlgreri, whom
l s iing for a dlvorc; Katherlne,
r"' ' Penrose and Josephine D. W,
'' Droxel's total personal and real
''in is appraised at $1,411,927, of
' J "T, 1.000 was th vain a of real
n Vow York Slate.. Her largest
v was a piece of property at
eside avenue and 117th street,
I at $42!i,000. Hho owned 25
Twenty. ninth atreet, worth
and 144, 148 and 161 West
eighth street, worth 126,000
1 the New Tork estate Mm.
e Mii. Dahlgren and Mrs. Lehr
' f 12.1 each and Mrs. Emmett
P.: i s
c " ft $,',0,000 to th rcholorlcAl
Ti.ee'iin of the University of Pennsyl
'"'" Tiie Institution also got $20,000
M' Droxel's entire personal estate
'as -v5i;n ltn,j tn rest was In real
'si-.. rr nn(j m Pennsylvania,
j lie bequests were $27,000 to
H llenton, a niece, and $500 each
following employees: Clara
niirse. Rose. McGllllgun, cook;
,n. fnrtlmnn nnH P?linrfl fill.
Jr' t k "-'If ner Three friends, Francea
' ff p ni;ton, Inez Coleman and Anna
'7 ( recede $10,000 each In trust.
deaths the principal goes to
srrn's oldest daushter. Iucv.
Th le.ns to instltutlonH Included
' lowing; St. Joseph's Day
Nur' Sj.000, Mttle Slsttra ot tht
Toor, Philadelphia, $1R,000: St. Rte-phen's
Church, New York; Hospital of the
I nlverslty of Pennsylvania, Catholic
I nlverslty. St. Joseph's Seminary.
(Jynecean Hospital, Philadelphia, and
Itoman Catholic Church, Holmesburg,
Pa $10,000 each, The Archbishop of
Philadelphia Knt $1 5,000,
Mr. Drexei gave to her daughter.
Katherlne. her collection of prints, tlrst
choice of six pictures, a cameo bracelet
nnd three Spanish tables. Mrs. Dahl
gren got second choice of the pictures,
Jewelry, laces, India shawls, a Moorish
cabinet and all her mother's musical In
struments. Mrs. Kmmett got all the
property at the Drexei countrv place.
Penn Rhyn, IM the library, nltverware,
her own picture by Kerkomer and the
pnlntlng Houguereau's "Charity." Mrs.
Penrose got the Ixmks In the town house.
t 1807 Pine street, Philadelphia, and
the grandson, John V. Penrose, got the
house and lot.
WILIS AND APPRAISALS.
KMtt. F. Ktrmti. The wilt of the late
Kmll F. Kipper, a Maiden Isne Jewellei.
was tiled for probata yesterday at St.
Ueorge. Htaten Island. The estate Is said
to be worth $100,000. Most of It Is be
queathed to the testator's daughter, Lucy
J Kipper, Others who receive legacies
aie The Servants, a hospital In Manhat
tan. $1,000 . St. Vincent's Hospital. New
itrlhton, $1,000. Home for Inciirnbles,
Manhattan. $1,000, S. 11. Smith Infirmary.
New llrlghton. $,00ft. The will provides
that If t.ucy J. Kipper dies without lue
$Sf.,O00 Is to go to the S, It. Smith In
tlnnHry for a cancer ard as a memorial
to his wife.
A. I.ANrKAft Noh?tE. The executors
under the will of A. I.nnfear Norrle filed
an accounting yesterday showing that the
personal property Is now valued at $1,.
1 13,038. The executors have paid out
J1.0S9.IM2, of which $:22.S3! went to
creditors and $74!.9S to establish trusts.
A balance of $32.0S9 remains
.Iamks J. ftm.AN. The estate of former
nook Commlsstonr James J l'helan I"
shown to have Increased $10:,!!4 In the
last eighteen months, now amounting to
$l,l$f,ui7 The executors have not rt
collected $83!,475 of dbts. Thev have
paid $2S0,1S4 lo legatees
Fi.orknoe Pmi.urs, who died on De.
comber 26, left $30,000 to b divided
among th following Institutions So.
clety for Kthlcal Culture, State Charities
Aid Association. Montefiore Home, New
York Skin and Cancer Hospital and Na
tional Child Labor Committee. None Ii
to get le.s than $10.
Daniel C. Motniiian, who was an aid
on the staff of (5en. (Irani and later a
police captain In New Tork, left an estate
of $S0,897. He died on September 25 last.
The bulk of the estate goea to his son
and consists chiefly of real estate.
Xeiw Wlater Harden )hasr la Few
The engagement of Gertrude Hoffmann
and her company In "Broadway to Paris"
at the Winter Oarden will end on Satur
day evening. February 25. The succeed
ing attraction, now In the course of prep
aration, but not yet named, will Include
In the cast (Jaby Desljs. Al Jolson, Yancsl
Polly, Fanny HHce. Ada Lewis. Melville
Kills. Harry Fox, Ernest Olenainnlng. Lou
Anger, F Owen Baxter and Doyle and
Dixon. The hooks and lyrics are by
Joseph Herbert and Harold Atterldge and
the music ls"by Jean Schwarti Ned Way
burn will stage the production
'.Man With Three Wire" at Weher
The Shuberts have announced that their
production of Franz Lehar'a operetta
"The Man With Three Wives" will he
presented In New York at Weber A Field's
ew theatre, ornlng there during the week
of January 20 The engagement of the
Weber & Fields all star company will be
concluded to-night, and the stage of the
theatre will be devoted all next ween to
tlnal ehearsals of "The Man With Three
Wives " The book and lyrics of the piece
are by Paul M Potter and Agnes Mor
gan, founded on a German original of the
the SAtne title b Julius Bauer
Symphony Socletr Concert.
The concert of the New York Symphony
Society at Aeolian Hall yesterday after
noon was attended by an audience of un
usually large slie Perhaps the outpour
of patrons was not altogether without
relation to the compactness and artistic
unity of the programme There were
three numbers from the treasury of Bee.
thoven, the eKginont" overture, tta) violin
concerto and the fifth symphony. There
was nothing new In this concert to call
for comment, but It was manifest that tho
audience was having a delightful after
noon. The soloist was Mlscha Elman.
Jsbn Masoa M Kianlnr I, re an
hert. The Appellate Division reversed yes
terday an order of the lower court hold
ing that Lee Shubert need not be ex
amined before trial In a suit for 150,000
for libel brought by John Mason against
the New York Review nnd the Shuberts
because of an article which said that
Mason, who was formerly a Shubert star,
was no longer a capable actor. The
Appellate Division decides that Mason
has a right to try to show by Shubert
that Shubert knew the article was false,
"The Woman of It" llaa It Premiere
Pi.ainheI.d, Jan. 10, "The Woman of
It," a new farce by Frederick Lonsdale,
had its Initial performance at the Plain
field Theatre to-night under the manage,
ment of William A Brady, Ltd. Cyril
Scott played the leading male role of
('rnld liayle and Janet Heecher the role
of l.niiM Kmauorth. Others In the cast
were Dallas Anderson, Wallace Ersklne
and Josephine llunn. "The Woman of
It" will be given at the Thirty-ninth Street
Theatre, New York, next Tuesday night.
Plara anrl I'iarrra.
The third of the Century Theatre dramatic
spectacles, "Joseph und Ills Brethren, " will
have its opening performances this after
noon and evening. There are more than
200 people in the production and more than I
slity speaking parts. The curtain will
rise promptly at 2 o clock in the after
noon and at 8 o'clock in the evening. The
management announces that those of the
audience who are not in place at that hour
will not be seated until the end of the scene.
William Collier, having recovered from
his recent Illness which caused the clos
ing of the Forty-eighth Street Theatre
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, will re
appear In "Never Hay Die" at that theatre
Gustav von HeyfTertltz will be restored by
Klaw A Krlanger to the support of Robert
Milliard in "The Argyle Case" at the Criter
ion lie will appear next Monday night
as Or Kreialer, the old German scientist
who turns expert counterfeiter. Mr. von
Heyffortltz created the role and played
it for a month, hut It was found necessary
temporarily lo withdraw him from the
cast so that lie might direct the staging of
Primrose" for F.lsin Ferguson,
"Little Lord Fauntleroy" Is to be produced
at the Lyrlo Theatre on Friday, January 24,
at 3 P. M, Probably Mrs, Frances Hodgson
Burnett's famous play never before ap
peared under morn unusual conditions.
The players will be Bohemians, many of
whom do not speak Kngllsh They have
learned their lines by rote, Thn title role
will bo taken by a Utile twelve-year-old
girl who haa been In Ihls country only two
years, The play will be given by the Bo
hemian Drama! In Club for the benefit
of the Kant Hide House Settlement.
As a compliment to Hydney Rosenfeld,
president of the Federation of Theatre
Clubs, his fellow members of the Society
of American Dramatists and Composers will
attend in a body the performance on Hatur
dav night of "Ilia Wife by His Hide." thn
comedy being presented at Ibe liarkalay
Theatre by Mr, Roae of eld.
MRS. B. B. THAYER'S DANCE.
Mother Gltn ASalr at Shrrrr'a tor
Mrs Benjamin H Thayer gave last night
in the large ballroom at Sherry's a- dance
for her dAhulante daughter. Miss Ceclle
A dinner preceded the dance at the house
of the hostess. 4 Kahi Seventv-nlnth street,
for winch the guents were the Misses Mary
Brooks, Kllubeth Kendall, flweudolln i on
don. Oriuna Stephens uf (le eland,
Dorothy Kiher. Kdward Stephen", Wateon
K llUir, I' (ialllard Ihomas M, Kussell
WiiHlow and Frederick Stilling
Mrs 1'hnver. wearing u continue of pom
padour chiffon, received nt the dance with
her daughter, who wore whltesatln Among
the giiestH were the Mlkses Margaret Wag
staff, Louise t'happell, (itnevleve Sanford,
Carol Kobb, Nancy Steele, Audrey Osborn.
Josephine Meoll. Kdlth Logan, Vouletti
I'roetor. Ruth Moller, Pauline Clarkkon.
Justine lngersoll, Winifred Chlsolm. Mar
garet Overton, Luaenla I'hllbln, Mercedes
de Aeosta, Nathallislocum, Vera Van lluren.
hate Gordon Willis, Marjorle Weeks. I reiila
lltown. Lisa Htlllinun. Margaret Trevor.
Curo Brown, Carol llarriniau, Adelaide
l.ownsend. Sybil Voting. Marie laller.
KnthrynMotlevand Kleunorlaylor Among
the men were Bayard itlves, Barclay Karr,
John T Terry 3d. Walter It Luton. Harold
Carhart. Douglas Gibbons, Dean Kalh-
Arnold Whltridge, Charles lllckot, William,
S Innis , John Parsons, Charles iln
Liigene Sawyer, Henry B Stlmson. Philip
.m i-Mininon, r.ugene .loore, ninciair lllen
ardson, Felix I) Doubleday, II Itudolpl,
miiiniiroi, or , iinruon I,, itanil, l nuttier
furd Lawrence and John N Caslle Theie
was general dancing and al midnight a
sealed supper was served
Thnae Who Vail To-day for Karnpe
and the Indlea,
Passengers by the Cir-..rder Carmanla,
for Liverpool :
Ii, A M. Ilstsrtl. Mr and Mrs. H. make
Mrs. (i. W t'romptnn. ninn Lewis
llr .lames M. (irnr Hr. nnd Mrs. Georce H
Im IOiiffFllnw Carter, Parkin.
.1. II. Lyon. Mr mil Mrs .Nldne r S.
Mslor M. H, Wilson. Whrhn.
Hailing by the Hamburg-American liner
Hamburg, for the Mediterranean:
Mr and Mrs. V. T Mm Mrs llenrj'T Knonlton
lowrs. dev. llr. J M.S I.jrnch,
Mr, anil Mrs. James II. Mrs. Hubert A Miller.
Ireland. .Mr. John It Tltlany
For Porto Rico, by the New, York and
Porto Rico steamship (,'yamo;
Col. W. C Drown. Judge A (i. Wolf,
Judre sod Mrs. W K. Cant anil Mis, William
Capl. and Mrs. H, S J M. Palmer,
nryant, Mr. and Mrs. S. II.
K. M. Ilalnlcr, Morlson.
Aboard the Hamburg-American liner
Prlnz Joachim, for the West Indies and
Mr. and Mrs. T II. Mr and Mrs. W. II
Philip ft. De Wilt, ("apt. It. II. Jordan.
IJr. and Mrs. K. (), Mrs K. A Iltalls,
tlnvey, Dudley I). Kclsey.
Major U. C. Williams,
By the United Fruit steamship Slxaola,
for Jamaica, Colon and Costa Rica :
Mr. and Mrs. C, II. Judd Htewarl,
Brlt-ham, II. A. Trtrrll,
fi, 1 Jewell, (i. T. W'llcot.
Prof. S. C. Preacotl.
For Bermuda, by the Royal Mall liner
Mr. and Mr. Gilbert Mr. and Mrs. J, R. Du-
Mr. and Mrs. K VT, Mr. and Mrs. u, K.
Dr. (i. risk Clark, A. I' .Spauldtnf.
In New York To-day,
Association of Men Teachers nnd Prin
cipal, dinner, KalU'a, 7 P. M,
Women'a Political Union, suffrage ball,
Seventy-first Regiment Armory, 8 I', M,
West Knd Association, dinner, Hotel
Aator, 7 P. M.
Luncheon and discussion nf "Land and
Agricultural Credits," Republican Club,
1:16 P. M,
Rensselaer County Society, annual din
ner, Waldorf-Astoria, 7 P. M.
Educational Players, performance, He
brew Technical School for Olrls, Second
avenue and Fifteenth street, 8 ;20 P. M,
Lotos Club, Yuletlde dinner, 7 P, M,
American Irish Historical Society,
nnnual meeting, Waldorf-Asloi la, 7 P. M,
Municipal Engineers, dinner, Hotel
Savoy, 7 P. M.
Columbia County Association, dinner,
Hotel Knickerbocker. 7 P. M
Lecture b Dl. HaHr.v W. Wilev on
public health, WHldorf-Astoiin, II A M.
Schoolmasters Association, meeting,
Mechanic! Institute, so West Forty-fourth
titct, 10 :10 A. If. y
"I Must Find a iMoney Trust or Bust I"
PICTURES BY BARON DE MEYER.
Will Show Ilia Phntoarrapha at the
Ills. Carlton To-day.
The Baron de Meyer, an expert photog
rapher, will be at home nt the Rltz.
Carlton this afternoon from 3 until 6.
The occasion Is a little exhibition of some
of the Baron's recent portraits of New
York celebrities Yexterda there was a
private view for the press
Whether photography will eer be fin
ally tegarded as an nrt or not, and the
dispute Is still on, It mut be easily con
ceded that the adjectle artistic'' Is not
far wrong as applied to this work Were
the Baron to paint his portraits he would
always get character, grace, a novel ar
rangement and unconscious poses, for
the are invariable In the photographs
and It Is tn be uruised that the sitters
would Ill'O he "types '
There are ewral studies of Mrs hlllp
Lydlg Ope s the famous "h.ick view"
and in another the lady, wonderfully
gowned, In seen a la Whistle-, in the
shadow uf the corner of a room. Mrs.
llnwmil dishing Is another who lends
herself most beautifully to this camera.
She hHs that air In these studies of com
plete absorption that Degas alwas ob
tains With every one of these portraits In
fart one sees an effect hitherto associated
with some painter In one there Is a
Aire of light upon th' face that suggests
Mrs Harry Payne Whitney appears In
fancy dresa, Persian, "uulte like' one of
thnae designs by that Russian artist," a
lady Inspecting It remarked, "who designs
all those costumes for the Ballet Ruse ,
what's his name"
The portrait of Alexandra, the Queen
Dowager. Is one of the most serious nf
the character studies, thoughtful, brood.
Ing and not In the least worldly Mrs.
Ogden L. Mills's two portraits are strik
ingly handsome. The llt of those ex.
hlblted Includes Miss Anne Morgan,
Mrs. William K. Vnnilerbllt. Miss F.IMe
im Wolfe, .Miss Belle Greene. Mrs. Benja
min Guinness, Miss Marjorlo Curtis and
Mr. K R. Thomas
FRITZI SCHEFFS SUIT SEALED.
Testimony 4,11 Taken In Mnarer'a Ac
tion In Divorce Author.
The second hearing In the suit of Frltzi
Sclieff, light opera star, against her hus
band, John Fox, Jr., author, was held he
fore Joseph Bj.rne, referee, jesteiday In
a room at the Bar Association.
Tho application for the appointment of a
referee was made about two months ago.
The first hearing was held early In the
week und esterday'K hearing completed
the taking of tstlinon. The papers were
Miss Schorr is In Iowa playing In the
The Ixive Wager" and Mr. Fox Is under
stood to be In Big Stone Gap, Vn.
The differences between the singer and
author are Mid tn have arisen because of
Mr Fox's desire for the quiet places of
the mountains nnd Miss Scheff's liking for
the bright lights of the eltj.
MISS TOWNSEND'S WEDDING.
Plana for Iter Marriage tn Hubert
C. Wlnmlll nn February 4.
Plans have been completed for the wed
ding of Mis Viola TowiiHend, a daughter
of Mr and Mrs .1. Allen Townsend, lo Robert
C. Wlmnlll, which wl( bo celebrated In Si.
Thomas's Church on tho afternoon of
February 4. Miss Townsend's attendants
will be her sister Miss Adeline Tovwihoiid,
w lio will act as maid of honor. Mrs. Herbert
Sierck, Mls Florence Wlninill, Miss Con
stance Williams and Miss Mildred Poor
Miss Marlon Townxeud, youngest sister
of the bride will act as a flower girl.
Ilassett Wlnmlll will be his brother's
best man. Tho ushers chosen are Snoltls.
wood Campbell, .avlcr Audlbert. William
Stiirgis. Kdwin T Fox. Lej Hoy Miller and
Philip Green, Miss 'I ownsend will give
a dinner for tho members of her bridul
party at the home of her parents, '.M7 Madi
son avenue, on .laiuuirv '.'7
Second Neighborhood Ilanrr.
The second for this season of the seiles
of dances known as the Neighborhood
dances was held last night In the ballroom
of the Gotham. There wan genetal danc
ing, and nt mtdulght a buffet aupper was
served Among the pationesHos present
were Mrs. John E. Wecl.es Mrs. tic urge ('
Schaefer, Mrs. Jnmes II, Cm tta nnd Mis.
Lincoln Uraut. The next dunce will tie
held on January II,
THETA NU EPSILON CLUB DINES.
Two of Its Vnanders Preaent, One
Made Honorary Preatdeat.
Fifty members of the Theta Nu Epsllon
Club of New York held their annual din
ner at the Hotel Imperial last night. Two
of the founders of the society were pres
ent Herbert H. Coston. Wesleyan, '73, of
Scranton, Pa., and the Rev. Benjamin F.
Gerst. Wesleyan, '73, of Brooklyn
A business meeting preceded the din
ner, at which Mr. Coston was elected
honorary president. The other officers
I elected were : President. C. B, Scatter
I good . vice-president. Walter Krlenkotter ;
.secretary, living Mansback , treasurer,
Stanley Welner, trustees. George Slnrcts.
J. W. Moss. Dr. S. T Mann, R. 11. Burton '
. and Charles G. Hannock.
Twelve of the forty-nine chapters of1
I the society had graduates and under-1
! graduates present
MRS. C. VANDERBILT S DANCE.
Dinner With Attractive Flower Dec
oratlona and Cotillon.
Mrs Cornelius Vnnderbilt gave last night
at her house. 77 Fth avenue, a dlnne r
followed by a dntire
Dinner was served nt several tables which
were placed in the dining room, tbe library
and small reception room and on each table
was u slhor cup, a trophy of Mr Vander
liilt's many yacht races, filled with rose.
1 ho varieties used wers the Klllnrnev (jueen
and Radiance roses In the halls were
pots or rod Japonlca In full bloom and In
the hill I room there were lllanv roses m
silver vnses placed on the mantels
I here were about 150 people nt dinner
Including the young friends of Mr and Mrs
t anderbllt ami sevaral others came for the
dance There whs a cotillon led by Khshs
I)or and Mrs Vanileibilt and this was fol
lowed by a seated supper.
MRS. 0. N. SHEPHERD HOSTESS.
Take fineata lo "The Whip" and
afterward tn Sapper. j
Mrs Otis Norton Shepherd, sister of Mrs.
Georg" A Mohluinn of .11 West Twelfth I
street, gave a theatre party lust night for
Miss l.tlu Hedges, who will sail for Lurope ,
,, I, ,,, , , , wiiii iiri iiiuioer, .urs, ira m
Hedges, to be gone until next full She look
her gusots lo see ' The Whip - ami nfterwur
to Keisenw elier's for supper
. Viuoiig them weie Mr. and Mrs, George
... ..lUKoonBI, -', " .IIKIHIS I H"r, .! SS I
Gertrude smlih. Miss Gladys Bobbins,
Clarence II lining, W. Shields Curlev,
Kaymond linveniever, II, L. and Gordon C
i n n mm rouuey iicck,
Mrs. George WratliiRhonsr Ileroer-
I.KNox, Jan. In. Mis. Gcorso Westing
house, who was taken 111 esterday at
Ersklne Park, was repoited to be Im
proving this evening and chances for her
lecovery seem excellent.
Voles nf the Snelnl U'orlil I
Mis. Rlchatil Stevens will give n din
ner to-night ut the St, Regis.
John I). Crlmmlna and M( ss CHmmlnt
c-nv'A liitit nlcrlit nt tt,nl tin, ha An V . '
Sixty-eighth street, it dinner In compli
ment to the Countess of Aberdeen,
Mrs. Wllllnm Canoll Rafferty will give
this afternoon a leceptlon with dnnclng
In Corbln Hall, Governors Island.
Miss Hazlett Klllson, daughter nf Mrs.
Bennett Wing Klllson. will be married to
Searle Barclay l-ottlmer to-day at the
home nf her mother, 40 West Twenty-sev-enth
Mrs. William Allen will give to-night a
dinner nnd theatre party for her niece,
Miss Kathleen Anderson o Washington,
Mis. William Curtis Demurest will give
this afternoon at her house. 6R Fast
SIxty-sl.xtli street, a reception for Mr. and
Mrs. William Zlegler, Jr.
Mis. James A. Burden will give a rsu
slcale to-night at her home, 7 Fast Ninety
first street, Miss Luorezla Borl of the
Metropolitan Opeia will sing.
Mrs. William P. Clyde, Jr., gave n small
dinner dance Inst night at her house, 1
West Flfty-fliet sheet.
Mr, and Mis. Nicholas Longnoith of
Washington. D. C aie visiting Mi. and
Mra. Cornellua Vanderbllt
DEBUT OP JULIA CULP.
A New anil nirellent Mrder Mimer
f-'rnm Holland, I
Mme. Julia Culp, a singer from Holland,
was hoard for the first time here In a song ,
recital at Carnegln Hall yesterday after-
.noon. I.oxers of this lofty typo of enter- I
talnment ate to be congratiiliited on the '
acquisition of Mine. Culp to the list of'
New Yolk's acquaintances. She Is a de-
eiiuuie newf'OIIier, wno.se voieo lino lin
uljl undoubtedly win for her a warm
place In the affections of this public.
Her olre n orte of exceptliill.il beauty
nnd possesses n tonal character of strongly
marked Individuality. The oigan Is it
mezzo soprano, with a leaning toward the
contralto lolor, and It has grout power
nnd dynamic lletihlllty. Its range or tints
Is by no means large, but within Its lim
its It has uncommon suitability to the
expression of all gentle moods and tender
Mme. Culp disclosed In n programme of
songs by Schubert, Schumann and Brahms ,
a fine. Intelligence, musical Instincts, skill I
In the use of her natural Klfts and Intel- i
Most of her effi-cts are'gltls, bronchitis nnd other Ills dispose.
obtained by a perfect command of a wide
gradation of power III the emission of tone.
She hns a full, rich, sonorous forte nnd
a delicate and almost Impalpable piano.
Between these two she marks clearly all
the steps and employs them with con
In two or three Instances she over
worked her metza dl voce, so that on nt
least one occasion she sang sharp, hut she
was very frequently guilty of large tech
nle.il crrois. Her taste too was rarely at
fault. She was at her best In such songs
as Schubert's "Ave Maria" and Schu
mann's "Mondnacht" songs, In which lief
softer tones were evqtilsltely utilized and
In which her ability to publish gentle
feeling was adequately revealed.
In "Walde'gespiaeh," on the other
hand, she fell short of the breadth of style
and the dramatic Intensity of eonimunl
. The reclt.il
cation demanded by the song.
as a whole was not remarkable In variety.
The singer's iniige seemed comparatively
narrow But we ought to be grateful for
the acquaintance of a new artist who has
.so much to offer. Mme. Culp will surely
be heard III this city frequently, for the
peculiar beauty of her voice and the deli
cate quality of her engaging art will pro
cure for her a prominent place among the
guests of thla extremely busy musical
WILLIAM GERRY SLADE.
Well Known Baalnraa Man and Man
aarer of Ratate I" Dend.
William Ocrry Slade, who since the
civil war has been lit business In this
city, died at his home. 332 West Eighty
seventh street, yesterday.
Mr. Slade was born In Boston July 31,
1S34. He served In the civil war, being
stationed In the quartermaster's depart
ment at Fortress Monroe. After the war
he moved to New York from Boston nnd
entered the real estate nnd contracting
business with his uncle, Jarvls Slade.
For the last fifteen years he hnd devoted
his attention to managing estates.
Mr. Slade was n member of the Sons of
the Revolution, the Mechanics and
Tradesmen's Society, the American In
stitute, the New York Historical Society,
the Geographical Society nnd the Old
School Boys of Boston, He Is survived
by his wife and one daughter, Mrs. Will
iam M. Crombie.
Capt. Ellaa B, Baldwin,
Cnpt, Rllns B. Baldwin, a retired sea
captain and tlrst president of the Pilots
Union of New York Harlmr, died on
Thursdny at his homo, 37Sa Fifth avenue,
Brooklyn. In his ninety-fifth year Ills
son, Howard L. Baldwin, had been killed
In the Pennsylvania Railroad wreck at
Glen I-och on Thnnksgl lug eve, but this
was kept n secret from Capt. Baldwin.
He was horn In old Greenwich Village,
Manhattan, and his father, Silas Baldwin,
practised law under Anion Burr. In Capt.
Baldwin's last whaling trip. In 1S46, his
ship was wrecked In a storm and he was
the only survivor of the crew, being
washed nshore with a broken leg on an
Island In the Solomon archipelago Can
nibals held him a prisoner for eighteen
months, when he was rescued by the
crew of a whaler He was tattooed from
head to foot In his Imprisonment on the
Island nnd bore the marks for the rest
of his life. His wife, who was Miss Mary
Purdle of Newhurgh and whom he mar
ried In 1850, two sons, two daughters and
thirteen ginndchlldren survive him.
Frank It, Moore.
Frank R, Moore, ex-collector of Internal
revenue nnd ex-prlnclpnl of the Commercial
High School In Brooklyn, died on Thurs
day In San Francisco. Cal., In his fifty
sixth year In 1910 he secured a divorce
from his wife. Salvia L. Moore, In Nevada on
the ground of cruelty, The couple had been
married thirty. six years and Mr. Moore
paid his wife llO.nnn nllmony In a lump
sum when they sepatatcd. Mr. Moore
soon after his graduation from Hntnllton
College became principal of a public
school in Paterson, N J, and In lss;
came to Brooklyn as principal of Public
School 3t In I fid: lie was made prin
cipal of the new Commercial High School.
He retired after serving seven years.
Ilnncnn s. Campbell.
Mopst VF-rtNo::. Jan. 10. Duncan S
Campbell died to-day at his home, 122
South Tenth inenne. this city, aged 81
vears. Ho had boon a lesldent of Mount
Vernon for twenty -one years, and served
as supervisor for two terms. He Is sur
vived hj his wife, seven Fons and a
.lames Wllllnm Mrlntyrr.
Huston. Jan. 10. James Wllllnm Mo
Intvic of Little, Brown Co, publishers,
died yesterday, aged 14. Mr. Mclntyre
at the ago of 17 entered the employ of
Little. Brown & Co.. and excepting one
year ho had been with the firm continu
ously Mr Mclntjre leaves a wife and
one son. Alfred It Mclntvie.
lira. Itolierl .1. Fisher.
Yor.K, Pa., Jan 10 Mrs. Robert J.
Fisher, 81 years old, widow of ex-Judge
Fisher of the York and Adams county
courts, died to-dny. Mis. Fisher won dis
tinction by personally aiding the wounded
and dying soldiers Immediately after the
battle of Gettysburg.
ALTSCHl'I, COOP!! A TIT On Thursday,
January J. IMS. by Die Itev l)r II. O
Kneloiv. Helen, daughter nf ,Mt. anil
Mrs Philip .1 (lnmlhart, tn Mr. Frank
A li f cluil
BAYLBS-On Friday. January HI. 191. n'
her rrhldr-nce, 401 Msln street, Orange,
N ,! . nfier a brief nines. I'ath.irlne
Segulne, wldmv of ileoine ll.iyles, M. I).,
and daughter nf the late Htephen nnd
Margaret Wallii-o .luhnsim, In the 73,1
year of her sue
Funeral service hi Giacc Church, Orangf,
nt 11 A. l , on Mnmbie, January 1.
Interment St. Andrew', Rtrhinnnd,
FLINT on vvriinesiiny evening. January 8,
1913, at her li'iinc. Z: Moirls at,, Ynn
kr. ,N. V, after n long Illness, Nettle
A , wife of John Flint and daughter of
the late Jntiu-s und M.iry Ilurkelew Ccih
groie. 1'iiiieriil services ul Central
Methodist RplsonpHl Crunch, Morris M ,
Vonkers, H.ilul.lny iifleriionn at 1 o'clock
KKKN On Thill nl.iy. January 8, 1913, at "S
Clinton nv , Newark, .S'. J., (incur Keen,
ton uf tho late George A. and Anna M.
Kern, III the 69th year nf his me
Funeral services at Trinity Church, New. I
rk, oil Saturday nt 2 30 P. M, inter ,
Oltu.-on 'imirjday, January !'. lata, at tn
Hotel S lire Is. New York city, Joseph,
P. On! Filarial ten Ices ut All iilu'
Cathedral, Albany, N V , Saturday, Jan I
uary 11, at i: o'clock. i
I.iwuu M A run rnimnji
REPEATED AT OPERA
i..i in , . ... ., ... ,
I' I lfln llPlllpPl III III til PPK
MllS I'lll'l PIStpollP(l
From tho First.
M.MK. OADSKI AS PAMIXA
Horlipi-t Witliprspoon Apppwi's
lis the lien iim n nt Snrnstrn
lor the Kiist Timr.
Impresarios propose, but grip, laryn-
Prima ilonnns me subject tn numerous
Ills which other llcsh is not heir to,
nnd hnve to buttle nlm with artistic
temperament, which bloweih whither it
llsteth, nnd no man Unowcth Its coming
or Its going. Mr. c.atll-i'aaazza, the
hard working impresario of the Metro
politan Opera, House, Intended to give
Mozart's "Die Z.mberiloete" In th first
week of the current season. He hnd a
genuine (lerman high soprano yiiren of
Ihr .Y;if nil loady for the production,
and then, lo! she fell in, nnd when thn
season opened she hud not even taken
ship for (lotham,
o 1 no Magic Flute" was nut over
i , ,. v,n
,n ,l" f''',"il week nnd made Its debut
nt the mntlncr with n little American
Qurcn of Ihr .Vfyif. It was repented
In tho fourth week on the Itnporlillit
Monday night, and with the same casl,
In the seventh week It hnd n special
Saturday evening representation, with
Mme. (iadskl Instead of Miss Dcstlnn
n.s I'anilmt. Hut It was reserved for last
evening, Friday nf the ninth week, to
bring nbotit tho long postponed nppear.
nnco of tho German Oirrn nf Ihr .Xlrjht.
There was still nnotlier newcomer In
Inst evening's performance, lor Horben
Wlthersponn hnd an opportunity to sing
Sarniitro for the lltxt time. Tlie others
who were heard nnd seen hail all taken
part In the previous representations.
Miss Hempll's ndvent made a distinct
nnd valuable Improvement in the an
semble. Her voice was more happy In
the music of Axtxiflammantr than iu
Hint of the roles In which she had pre
vlously been heard.
Furthermore, she seemed tn he more
nt homo In the style, nnd Mozart's reel'
tntlve gained greatly by her delivery of
it. The dramatic I'lgiilllciinco of the
Queen'x music was restored. H had
been missing In the earlier perform
ances. It seems to bo unnecessary to
make new comments on Miss Heni'pcl'H
voice nnd vocal skill. She disclosed the,
full measure of her powers In "11 Har
blere dl Slvlglln" and nt tho same time
clearly marked their llmlls. She Is ri
useful nddltlon tn the company, but the
rank of her famoim pmlecossorn in
florid roles nt the Metropolitan will
hardly be accorded her.
Mme. Giidsk! has sung Pamina tin
tho same stage frequently nnd she
hns no new revelations to make. She
wu full of spirit last evening and won
nn honorable share of the npplause. Mr
Wltherspoon's voice does not possess
the deep tones required by some parts
of ftornafro'.t music, but the basso nc
qultted himself with great credit. Hla
cantilena was smooth nnd sonorous and
he sang with dignity of style. Only a
voice of exceptional range can compass
with power the length nnd breadth of
Naraxtro's two great airs.
The performance ns a whole was
ugnln delightful, with the exception o't
the one blot upon It made by the unsuit
nble style of the 'frit Lady. Mr. Sle
zak's voice had n hard edge last eve
ning, but he sang with tine taMe Htid
muslcnt manner. Mr. Hertz conducted
with excellent Judgment.
McI.S'TTflE On January 9, at his residence,
303 Wet 74th st, Ewen Mclntyre. In
the 15th year of his are.
Tiineral services will be held at the Fifth
Avenue Presbyterian church nn Satur
day at 11:30 A. M. Kindly emit flowers.
The College of Pharmacy of the city of
New York. Columbia t'nlverslty, tearn
with infinite sorrow of the death af
Kwen Mclntyre. fur many yeatt preap
dent of this Institution.
The officers, trustees, members, slumnl
and students are requested to tie present
ut tba funeral services tn be held at the
Fifth Avenue Prcsbytf rlan Church on
Saturday ut 1130 o'clock A vt.
NICHOLAS MITU1A Y lU'TLRtt.
THOMAS s MAIN. S,crPtary.
MelNTV 1113 At Newton. Mass, January (,
.limits Willi, nn .Mclntyre irtrni of Little,
Brown A- Co), dl year.
Funeral services al his late residence l
1'rankUn street, Newton. Sunday, Jan"
uary It. at 1 :J0 V M llurlat prlva'e
MYi:US. Willi nn. aged 3t
I'uiirral services "TIIK ITNKrtAL
cacitcii," :g we.-. a,i strict irunk
Campbell IlulldlnRi. Sunday morning,
10:30 o'clock. Members Piatt Isidee. No
151, F & A M., Invltrd to sttcml In
PKI.I. At bis home, Lakewood, N J, Fred
erick Aycrlgg Pell, In the V3d year of hfs
are Services nt the house on ifTrivnl ol
tialn leaving Central Itatlroad of .Nee
Jersey, West :3d st , 9.1,0 Saturday
morning. Carrlaces will be In waltlmj
at th Lakewood station.
IlKr.n At Stamford, Conn, on Thursday,
January 9, 1913, Stephen B. Iteed
Funeral service will he held at St An
drew's Church Saturday hi 3:15 t M.
CuriliiRea awaiting tba airlval of 1.04
train from New York.
RICH Charles A. aged M.
S.rvlces "Tllll I't'NUItAI, C1IIT.CU," : f I
West :3d stteet il'iank II Campbell
llulldlnx), Sunday, t o'clock Automobile
SI, ArK. On Fridny, January 10, 1913, at
his home, 33: West Illshty. seventh
street, New York city, Wllllnm Gerry
Slade, In the 79ih year nf his ate
Kunrral at his Km residence, at 4 I" M,
on Sunday, January It Itelatlve'a,
friends und members of Sons of Revo
lution, Society of Mechanics and Trades
men, American Institute u-id New Yodt
Historical Society, are repc ctfully In
vited. Interment Mount Aul.uin Ccmc
tery, Boston, Mans, Boston paper
WA I, Limit. On Wednesday, January , .Mar
en ret Augusta, beloved daughter of Juhn
Walldcr. Funeral service 373 Wcat ltarh
at,, Sunday, 10 A, M,
WOLFE. Suddenly, on Thursday, January
9, In Paris, France, In the ttd' year f
her age, uf malignant scarlet fever,
Hilda de Aif li'tul.i, beloved nlfs of
John Wolto und daughter of the lata
Marnuis do Aie.tcgula
FRANK E. CAMPIELL
J4I W. 334
T C C. It Is very Important for obvious rea
sons that you thnuld rnimniintcnle our where-r.l-ouis
Milium! finllier ilrlee lhrre Is no nb
Ji i tl,,ii lo v.mr ale em r nnr tn nr.'. fnrthrr tr.ivjl
you icny with to do I un ls will be mrnlicil
VII ate anxious tn bai a itinl joe aie well Wn
bale In ill hupliiK l lieur flimi you uuilng li
holidays, Please act pruniptly No one iknoe.4
ol your absence except those you told, nu,