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Alexandria, Vs.. Oct. 11 Taxes -which
amount to J10.KK.3. are paid Into the
State treasury from corporations doing
business in thla city, according to the an
nual report or the State corporation
Commission for the year 1311 Just com
pleted and received here.
Heading the list as taxpayers is the
Washington-Virginia Railway Company,
h. vain of whose properties Is given as
I4.435.&S. and which pays taxes amounting
Others follow: Alexandria County light
ing Company Heal estate, machinery. &c..
J57.0S7; poles, lines, &c SS.SH: taxes
Alexandria Water Company Real es
tate, water rights. $67,863: mains, con
duits. 4a. $92,363; taxes paid. J960 63.
Braddock Light and Power Company
Poles, lines, &o. J1.T17: taxes paid. JSS.11.
Mount Vernon and Marshall Hall Steam
boat Comnanv Taxes paid. SU.S9.
Norfolk and Washington Steamboat
Company Real estate, it, J1S.000; taxes
Potomac and Chesapeake Steamboat
Comnanv Taxes Daid. S5&.6S.
Alexandria Ferry Company Value of
vessel. 110.000; taxes paid, JR.
Many cases are on the docket and will
be called for trial at the October term
of the Corporation Court. Judge I C.
Barley Dreslding. which will convene
Among the cases which will be called
is that of C. Jones Rlxey, former head
of the defunct Virginia Safe Deposit and
Trust Corporation, against whom anum
ber of Indictments are pending In con.
nection with the collapse of that con.
A continuance will be granted In this
case, owing to the fact that Rixey is
still a patient in the State Asjlura at
Tk. will be no erand Jury sum
moned for Monday, but It is expected
that one will be summoned later In the
week, when a number of criminal cases
will be. presented.
The Jury may also be requested to In
vestigate the personal tax returns to the
State made out recently by citizens.
Among the cases on the docket to be
called and dates fixed for their hearing
the following: Commonwealth vs Arling
ton Brenlnfr Comnanv. appeal Irom ae-
cislon of Po'llce Court: Commonwealth
s Scott Black, co'ored. malicious
shooting. Commonwealth vs. John T.
Eans, rape; Commonwealth s. F.
Peerill. Brand larceny: Commonwealth
vs. Joseph Hayman. appeal from Police
Court decision: Commonwealth vs. John
Arlington, appeal from Police Court de
Thero are an unusually large number
of civil cases on the docket to be called
at this term
The case of the Commonwealth vs
The Arllncton Brewing Company is one
where in the Police Court a ruling was
handed down that the concern could de
ller Its products here by other than
common carrier The Commonwealth ap
pealed from this decision
At a meeting of Democrats held last
.night at Potter's schoolhouse. Mount
Vernon district. Fairfax County, a Wil
son. Marshall, and Carlin Club was or
ganized "with the election of these offi
cers: George C. Smith, president: Frank
Trtplett. secretary, and F. P. Reid. treas
urer. The meeting was presided oter by
George K. Pickett, and during the even
ing an address was made bj Representa
tie C. C. Carlin.
The Young People's Society of the
Christian Endeavorers of the Methodist
Protestant Church will ghe a rally at
T-30 o'clock to-morrow night at that
church .n elaborate programme of ex
ercises h.is been planned for the occa
sion. Talent from this city and Wash
Irgton will take part In the ceremonies.
The orogramme will consist of songs,
rt citations, and addresses, and end with
fctnedictlon b Rev. C R. Strasburg,
I istor of the church.
Belle Haven and James W. Jackson
Cornells. Junior Order of I'nlted Ameri
can Mechanics, will send delegates to the
State convention of that organization,
which will be held in Staunton. Tuesday
next The local delegates will leave
Monday nlsht. They are Z. Mudd and
E T. Mills, from Belle Haven Council,
and S. A. 'Forrest and S T. Travers.
representing James W. Jackson Council.
They will be accompanied by Frank Pet
ty, of the finance committee.
Judgment for plaintiff was given to
day In the Corporation Court In the
cause of Augustus Dean S. Son against
Rudolph H. Reh and city sergeant was
directed to sell the yacht "Doc" Reh.
Members of Martha Washington Chap
ter. Order of the Eastern Star, Tuesday
night will celebrate its first anniversary
following a business meeting of that or-
For Your Breakfast
MADE from the choicest
parts of the pig, in
cluding the hams.
NOT a new product, but
one that has pleased
palates of Washington
people" for 35 vears. One
S2 J 1 Stmt S. W.
We Gin Votes la The Mailim faVM Coats.
At public auction at noon to-day &
H. Lunt, auctioneer, sold a hous mad lot
on tha cast. aid, of Lea Street between
Kins and Prince Streets to Rata Fln
nell for IMS). t
R. T. Knox, auctioneer, also sold at
publto aucUon to-day a hbuse and let
on the east aide of St Asaph Street,
between Queen and Princess Streets to
Hugh Strlder for IJ7S. - . .
Joseph Weingart's funeral took place
to-dav from BL Uerv's Catholic Church.
Services were? conducted by Rev. U F.I
Kelly, and burial was in St. Mary's
The funeral of John Frank Brown took
place at 11 o'clock to-day from the home
of his parents. ! Jefferson Street. Serv
Ices were conducted by Rev. W. F. Wat.
son, pastor of the First Baptist Church.
Burial was in Bethel Cemetery.
AN EGYPTIAN SOTOBAD.
His Storr Told la Ancient Fapxraa
3,000 Years Old.
In the Hermitage Museum at St. Peters
burg there Is a very ancient papyrus,
nearly B.000 years 'old. which contains a
story reminding one. says a writer In the
Raja Toga Messenger, of the adventures
of the famous SIndbad in the "Arabian
The hero, a very ancient mariner, be
gins by saying that he was one of a band
of ISO fearless adventurers, "whose hearts
were stronger than lions, and who had
seen heaven and earth." They were on
their way to the mines of Pharaoh in a
ship of 150 cubits, but 111 fate awaited
them, for presently the wind rose and
threw uu mighty waves and the ship was
Every one perished but the hero, wno
was washed ashore on a pieco of wood.
He found himself stranded upon an 11-
and. but it was no desert. There were
fruits and s-oodlv herbs and many otner
fine things. The sailor had been piously
brought up. for after enjoying a good
meal he made an offering to the gods.
Immediately the marvels began, and it
Is clear that the good character of the
hero sated him from destruction, for the
next thing he saw was a huge serpent of
terrible aspect, his body overlaid with
gold and his color a bright blue. How
ever, the serpent did him no harm, but
politely asked how he had reached the
Being satisfied with the answer, the
kfnsr of fh jurnents. for It was no lfSS a
personage, carried the sailor in his mouth
to a place where there was a inoe oi
seenty-!ive other serpents. The serpent
king said: "If thou hast come to me It Is
God who has let you live. It is He who
has brought you to this Isle of the Blest,
where nothing is lacking and which Is
filled with all good things "
The serpent then told lilm to be of good
cheer, for he would be rescued by a ship
from his own land In three months. Our
Egyptian SIndbad spent much of his time
watching for the ship from the top of a
tall tree. At last It arrived, and the first
thing he did was to run to the kind ser
pent to tell him. His surprise was great
when he found that the serpent knew all
about It. and had seme gifts ready for
him to take away. On parting the ser
pent said: "Farewell, go to thy home and
see thy little children once more; let thy
name be good In thy town."
The sailor was very grateful for the
kindness he-had receied and he offered
to sneak for the serpent before King
Pharaoh and to return with a ship full
of treasure; tit for such a friend rf men
cast away In a far-off land. But the ser
pent said no; they would not meet again.
for the magical Island would disappear
and melt away when he was gone.
Compensation for Violent Death.
From the Kanui City Time.
On October 17. 1306. Adam Rogalas, A
Russian laborer employed at 1160 a day
by a Pittsburg elevator company, waa
sent into the company's storage build
ing. The support of the floor above him
gae way beneath the weight of the
grain stored there and the floor fell.
Rogalas was killed. At the inquest a
building Inspector testified that the sup-
Is There Lack of Christian
Sp irit Between the Nations?
Writing under dJte of September S
from Lucerne, Switzerland, to the Con
gregationalism Dr. Frederick Lynch, of
New York, whose activity In the Mohonk
conference and International arbitration
as a world movement Is well known,
makes comment on Europe's attitude to
ward the Panama Canal programme of
the L'nlted States He says. In part:
"Tre paradox of the twentieth cen
tury Is that everywhere Christian rela
tionships prevail between Individuals and
pagan relationships between the nations
to which these individuals belong I am
writing on the terrace of one of the
most charming gardens of Lucerne.
Close beside me Is a group of English
men and Germans Their talk Is full of
the utmost good will The relations be
tween these people Is Christian through
and through. The German would never
think of stealing the Englishman's purse,
and the Englishman would never suspect
the German of murderous designs upon
him. They do not quarrel. If they did.
they would not fly at each other's
throat. They would submit the dispute
to the nearest friend or, if It were a
serious quarrel, to an Impartlil Jury. As
a matter of fact, nationality Is not up
permost In their talk. These particular
Germans und Englishmen happen to be
talking In trench Their whole rela
tionship has been completely Christian
ized. Governments Still Suspicions.
"But the moment the German govern
ment and the English government ex
change words, the whole atmosphere
changes from Christian to pagan. It Is
as if Christianity had never existed, or
else had no part In the relationships of
nations. The talk Is all of preparation
for murderous assault of one nation
upon the other. Each declares the other
harbors designs of Invasion, and each
seems to believe that the other would
seize the land at once did it dare. In
stead of good will there is recrimination.
No bandit in pre-Christian Europe ever
armed himself against a fellowroan as
each one of these nations is arming Itself
against the other. Should the slightest
dispute arise, these nations are ready to
fly at each other's throats and It Is only
because the few who believe Christian
ethics should prevail between nations are
influential enough to be Heard in these
days that these two great naUons were
kept from flying at each other's throats
last year. It seems too horrible to be
believed, but It Is true: and so pagan
still are all the codes of national ethics
In spite of Hague conferences and peace
congresses, that It would take little to
plunge these two nations Into war.
"There are a god many Italians In Lu
cerne and a good many Italian papers
are sola nere. i nave been Interested In
getting' the Italian point of view on the
war with Turkey. The simplicity of that
view Is the most striking thing about it
except its barefaced paganism. It is
simply, this: Italy needed Tripoli and
wanted 1t. and. having become strong
enough to take It from sick Turkey, pro
ceeded to take It The beauty'.of It all
is" that no one sees anything wrong in
doing It .
"It wculd be wrong" and un-Christlan
for an Italian to steal! a Turk's purse or
to kill a. Turk -on the street But there
Is nothing- wrong in Italy's stealing Tur
ktjTs, purse or dsatroyiax Turks la
P0UCE1N SLATERS AELEY
Sergeant and Two Detectives Have Fitht of Their
Lives When They Attempt to Succor Dusky
Damsel in Distress.
Battle scarred and swearing, three ne
groesJames Watson, Abraham Jones,
and Delia Scott were corralled In' the
First precinct station last night after a
near riot In Sisters Alley, between E, F,
Twelfth, and Thirteenth Streets North
west. Sergt Harry Lohman and Detectives
Simpson and Howes, bearing cries of
"Murder! Rpllce!" ran Into the alley,
and were hailed from the third-story
window of a house at 1211 In this manner:
"To' white bums cyan't cum up dene
Lohman. Simpson, and Howes went upt
Lohman came down first, bringing James
Watson. On Lohman's back rode Delia
Scott, pulling ,hls hair, scratching his
face, choking him. Jabbing him in the
ribs with her knees, and making life un
pleasant. Lohman, James Watson, and Delia Scott
landed at the bottom of the stairs in a
porta were obviously Inadequate. Rogalas
left a widow with four young children.
A fifth was born six months later. The
company offered to settle with her for
J40C. She refused and put her case In
the hands of a lawyer who brought suit
for X30.0C0. It was a year before the suit
came to trial and no damages were
awarded. Mrs. Rogalas has been sup
porting herself and her family by tak
ing In washing. The city poor relief has
contributed to piece out the Income, and
she has hsd help from other sources.
This is one of SM cases of men killed
by work accidents in Allegheny County,
Pa.. In one year, which were Investigated
by a staff of experts provided by the
Russell Sage Foundation. It shows the
unfairness of an Industrial system that
throws most of the cost of such acci
dents on the family of the worker In
stead of on the industry itself.
Such cases as that of Rogalas have
Anally found their way Into the field of
national politics when a great party in
serts a plank In ItB platform whlch de
mands a. standard of compensation for
death by Industrial accident and Injury
and trade disease which will transfer the
burden of lost earnings from the family
of working people to the Industry and
thus to the community.
Ju.t a Caller.
Fran the Cleieland Dtln Draler.
Newspaper men, by the way. entertain
some queer callers. The clever head of
tn Important department on a famous
dally paper admitted an Insistent visitor
to his sanctum yesterday. The visitor
was neatly dressed, well mannered, well
spoken. He presented his card with a
flourish. Then he said:
"I should like to Insert an Item In your
"What Is it?" inquired the editor,
"I am Mr. Bush Wah, the actor. The
Spunk Syndicate has Just made me an
offer of tlO.COO a week to Join their forces.
Put they are not artists, sir; I have re
fused their moneyi"
"And you want me to mention this In
"I thought It might be of Interest to
ur Intelligent readers, who know
"Just so. Was there anything else you
thought, of that I might do for your'
'Thank you for your thoughtfulnessl
Yes could ou spare me a dime to get
my luncheon with?"
"Why didn't ou say It in the first
placer sighed the department editor.
The French coTrnunrnt has aftfcfd serrrtl Batten,
to unite with it in tbe rttiblihmtnt of a world
cvirt to eoraidrr chemical disrutci, cUIeHj with re
Card to food poducts.
doing. (The only man I hae met whose
conscience troubled him a little Justi
fied Italj's act on the ground that she
was simply taking back what once was
frn' franciem Kome once owned North
..1 ' . .
Even the church has fallen In with
the government and is blessing the armies
to little avail. The most encouraging
thing has been the unprecedented con
demnation of Italy's act by the European
press A German said to me that twenty
tue sears ago no dally piper In Europe
would have seen ans thing wrong In a
irfation robbing or destroj ing another na
tion." r. M.. Panama, and Arbitration.
Commenting on Panama as a setback
to arbitration. Dr. Lynch writes:
"The most remarkable thing Is that the
gieatest setback to the extension of the
Christian ethic Into International rela
tionships has Just come from the Unlt
d States. Every newspaper I have ex
aminedfrom England, Germany, France,
Austria, ard Italy without exception de
clares that the action of Congress and
the President In reference to the exemp
tion of our ships from tolls Is the great
est blow to treats -making and interna
tional arbitration that has been known
for sears. If our nation can so lightly
breik n treat-, who can trust her with
any new ones? 'And Is this the coun
trj which was recently talking arbitra
tion treaties of unlimited character? they
are all saslng.
"If the United States should refuse to
arbitrate the question when Great Bri
tain demands It. it will be Impossible for
her ever to say anything about arbitra
tion again. The leading German papers
are as bitter as those of England In
their condemnation of what they call a.
"ruthless" act, and csnical disregard of
a solemn International agreement. The
Temps lectures the United States on the
risks of such dishonesty, and other
French tuners use the same words, while
l'lnformalion, a semi-official organ, calls
the President's excuses 'a pitiable ex
dlenC "The Fremdenblatt, of Austria, an offi
cial newspaper, discusses the question
from the point or view of arbitration,
and fairly represents the universal feel
ing in Europe. It assumes the possi
bility that the United States govern
ment having broken one treaty, may
also refuse to recognize the convention
between the United Kingdom and the
United States, which submits to The
Hague Tribunal the interpretation of any
treaty in dispute. The Fremdenblatt in
sists that the refusal of President Taft
to allow this question to go to arbltra -
lion would lnmct a disastrous blow to
every scheme which has for Its object
the settlement of. International disputes
by other methods than war.
"It Is greatly to be desired that the
United States should let this go to The
Hague, If Congress does not rescind Its
action, even though we may be techni
cally right now that we own the Canal
Zone, for all the free passage of Ameri
can ships for J00 'ye-irs would not com
pensate for the setback of the cause of
International arbitration Indeed, the
feeling is so strong here that I have
heard it said ihat neither England nor
Germany would Join a third Hague con
ference" If the 1'nlled Slates were to take
par; In It, on' the ground that no coofii
dene eavk iMtd la bar word."
heap. Lohman emerged on top. He
waited a few seconds unUl be was burled
under a human avalanche formed by
Simpson and Howes, who were vainly
trying to subdue-" Abraham Jones.
The three policemen and their three
Prisoners experienced the most excit
ing time of their lives during the sec
onds they were Jammed In the narrow
hallway at the bottom of the stairs.
Delia Scott fought with a ferocity that
would ordinarily be accredited to three
After arrival at the station the three
policemen and all the prisoners went to
Emergency Hospital for treatment. An
nie Tuckson, who runs the house at 1211
Slaters Alley, also went-to the hospital.
She had been beaten Into (Unconscious
ness. She Is the complainant against
James Watson, Abraham Jones, and
Delia Scott Annie Tuckson says she
would have been murdered if the police
had not arrived In the nick of time.
RAH7EY COLLECTION ARRIVES.
Final Shipment of Xataral History
Specimens from Africa Received.
From th PbiladelrhU Incmlrrr.
The final shipment of the extensive
natural history collection made by the
Paul J. Ralr.jy expedition In, British
East Africa, numbering somei fourteen
barrels and thirteen cases, has Just been
receded at the United States National
Museum, and Is being unpacked in the
taxidermy shops. The collection Is of
immense size. Including some 4.000 speci
mens, more than TOO of which are those
of large game.
Mr. Edmund Heller had been the guest
of Mr. Paul J. Ralney on his African
hunting trip and accompanied tbe ex
pedition for the purpose of preserving
the animals secured. Mr. Ralney has
donated the entire collection to the
Smithsonian Institution and the Na
tional Museum. While Mr. Heller had
charge of the preservation of mammals
in general, he paid special attention to
collecting carnivores and ungulates.
In a Smithsonian publication, new In
press. Mr. Heller describes twenty-four
new species jf African rodents found In
the collection During the trip Mr.
Ralney granted Mr. Heller eierv on-
portunlty to make a complete survey of
mammals His assistants, 10 or 30 train
ed negro skinners, porters, &c , were em-
piojea Dy me sararl.
Among the material obtained is the
famous series of lions captured by Mr.
Ralney American boar-hounds, a de
scribed in his well-known lectures. There
are many specimens of different kinds
of antelopes. Including the hartebeestes.
wlldebeestes and waterbucks. a well as
buffaloes, zebras, chetahs, monkejs and
rodents A few hippo skulls and rhino
kins and one elephant were also col
lected. A large number of birds were secured.
Including some of the rarest species
Many are game birds, among them
guinea-fowls and francolins (which re
semble our partridges), and plantain
caters, crows, bustards, vultures, vultu
rine guinea-fowl. owls, hawks, kites,
secretary birds, horn-bills, pigeons, par
rots, sunblrds. flycatchers. 4c. are rep
resented There are also four ostrich
The party remained In the field nearly
a year, having sailed from New York for
Mombasa on February IS. 1911, not dis
persing until about February IS. 1912, at
The territory traversed was mostly to
the north and east of that covered by
Colonel Roosevelt on the earlier Smith
sonian expedition, and Included the coun
try lying between the northern part of
British East Africa and Southern Abys
sinia. TOO GOOD TO USE,
From Youth'a CYtsrwrilon.
Before a Justice In a small English
town of the south coast, there appeared,
not long ago, a wife, who accused her
husband of assault and batter. The
man admitted that he had seized her
and thrown her down, perhaps roughly.
set not without making sure she would
i falI up3n ,oft piace. But he ha(1 done
so. he declared. In defense of his person
land his honor. He was a fireman, and
she had tried to keep him from going
properly appareled and equipped to a fire
The Are company of his village, he ex
plained, was composed chiefly of volun
teers, whose uniforms were kept In their
homes and kept In repair by their wives,
a task that no wife performed more
faithfully than his own. in fact, she was
too careful of It When a night alarm
was given for a fire in the quarter be
tween the glue factors- and the wharves,
and he had Jumped up to dress, she had
positively refused to allow him to put It
on. declaring that smoke and cinders
were bad enough, but when it came to
salt and glue and fish-scales, as well. It
was be)ond all reason; his oldest
trousers and a pea Jacket were plents
good enough. He had remonstrated and
she had vituperated.
"But I didn't lay a finger on her, your
honor, not till she 'eaved a kittle at me
"cd, when I grabbed for me boots." he
protested, "and then It come to me 'twas
no less thsn a public Juty to chuck 'er
on the bed where she couldn't hinterfere;
and what I sees to be my Juty, X ups and
does So I chucked er.",
Were ducking still the accepted pun
ishment for vixenish wives, she might
have been awarded poetic Justice at the
nozzle of a nose. As It was. the case
ended, amid general laughter, in the dis
charge of the aggrieved husband, and a
reprimand to the too-careful wife.
In our own country, and In a com
munity by no means rustic, a little In
cident but a few das's ago proved that
It is not only the better halves of fire
men who can be too finicky. The fire
wagon, responding to a still alarm for
a chimney fire, was met by the son of
the house, who eagerly snatched an ex
tinguisher, whllo the firemen were un
reeling the hose. But the eagle eye of
the chief was upon htm.
"Htrer here!" he cried 'authoritatively.
"Don't meddle with that extinguisher.
Why, It's only Just been polished."
Search for Derelict.
Two revenue cutters, the Seminole and
the Tamacraw are scouring the seas
seventj'-fiv e miles off Cape Fear. N. C,
in search of, a valuable prize. The prize
Is the four-masted lumber schooner,
derelict. Henry Weller. She waa re-
ported to the service as being sighted
0n October 10. The Seminole started the
search last night and the Tamacraw
was ordered out from Savannah to-day.
The cargo pf the wrecked vessel Is said
to be worth J100.000.
ProMnsr Soldier's Death.
Lieut CoL Franklin O. Johnson, Fif
teenth United States Cavalry, heading a
court of Inquiry at Fort Myer, la to-day
conducting an Investigation of the death
cf Corp, Alonso Gray.. Battery E. Third
Field Artillery, who died from Injuries
sustained when he waa struck by an
electric car Friday night while return
ing to jtne past from the rifle range at
Edsalls, Va. Gray waa mounted and
was riding with Private Dlgga, of the
lftentnf CavalrA Send,
tbsJBulgariaa government supptessa to
news, fearing that It. would -force war
with Turkey before the Bulgarians' moi
blllsatlon wsa complete.
London, Oct 12. Mary Edith Durham,
correspondent of the Dally Chronicle,
with the Montenegrin army, sends the
following dispatch from Podgorltza:
"The Montenegrins took a strong hold
rf Rofane after a very severe fight. The
Turks retreated across the river, burning
their" own blockhouse and endeavoring
to burn the bridge after them, but falling-
to do so. 'I lsy out on the plain
watching the firing on the fortified hill
of VranJe. , which Is quite a modern
fortress. Many women came out at mid
day to watch the attack on the fort.
They stated that two shells had been
fired at them.
"The spirit of the people Is shown by
the' fact that one very little boy hurrying
from the mountains showed with pride a
large box of Turkish cartridges he had
picked up near the battlefield.
"The Montenegrins are advancing on
Tuxl. which Is their next objective point
Firing was still In progress when I left
More than 300 Turkish prisoners have
War Within Few
'Days Is Assured
London, Oct 12. That all the Balkans
will be ablaze with war within the next
fiw days, is the one Impression con
veyed by every dispatch received to-day
from all the capitals of Europe. Tur
key's delass In replying to the note of
the powers and the Sultan's orders for
a general mobilization of the Turkish
arms are Interpreted as having only one
meaning and that Is war.
The ultimatum of the Balkan states Is
"hourly expected, and there la nothing
to tounteract the belief that it will be
followed by an Immediate declaration
Llosds' Milan correspondent definitely
confirms that peace negotiations be
tween Turkey and Italy have been sus
pended and Italy now reserves full lib
erty of action on land and sea.
The Sunday Observer editorially points
out that the Intense rivalry and Jealousy
between Austria and Russia Is largely
the cause of the present condition of
Europe and that but for secular oppo
sition between these two countries the
few millions of Turks would have been
swept out of tbe Balkans long ago by
one or the other. Unless this antago
nism Is removed the Observer thinks It
may Involve Europe in a war which will
reach to other countries. The Observer
"The great war which has been the
nightmare of civilized thought for forty
years may at last come, largely because
of the benumbing Influence of the general
reluctance to believe that it can come.
"Whatever the denouement of the mili
tary drama or the final Issue of the diplo
matic sequel, many things In Europe will
neter be the same again after the incal
culable arbitrament of arms."
SHOWER BATHS REVIVE HORSES.
Women's S. P. C. A. Five Philadel
phia stations Relieve So Serins;.
Firm th. Philadelrbls North AEurlcan.
The hot wave which has caused so
much suffering and discomfort to hu
manity has also plas'ed havoc with
horses forced to work and toll on the
sun-beaten streets hour after hour
through the heat of the day. But In
their distress men and women who are
kindly disposed to the animals have
come to their aid. and have established
throughout the city a number of cool
ing shower baths, where the tired horse
may find relief.
At the present time there are five of
these baths in operation, under the su
pervision of the Woman's Pennsylvania
Society for the Prevention of Cruelty
Within a week the society hopes to
have twelve additional baths In operation
To-day will see the erection of three
The shower baths now In operation are
located at Frankford Avenue and Hun
tingdon Street Broad and Spruce Streets,
Broad and Arch Streets, Delaware Ave
nue and South Street, Second and Pine
Streets, and 36 South Eighteenth Street
Those that will be put Info service to
day will be erected at Sixty-third Street
and Lansdowne Avenue. Sixth and Chest
nut Streets, and Twents'-elghth and Mor
During the hot spells the work of car
ing for tbe horses takes on tremendous
proportions. Testerdas. according to fig
ures announced by John F. Cozens, su
perintendent of the horse watering de
partment of the Woman's Society, there
were more than 30.000 horses watered at
the thirty-eight stations in the city.
The baths are kept In operation until
about the middle of September, and
If the heat beyond that date continues
they are continued.
The Pennsylvania Society for the Pre
vention of Cruelty to Animals, at 1T2S
Chestnut Street has also been kept busy
during the hot spell. The agents of this
society have never relaxed their vigi
lance for a moment during the heat of
Frank B. Rutherford, superintendent of
the society, has Issued orders to all his
men in regard to caring for overheated
horses. In most cases If a horse Is
found to be suffering from Inhumane
handling on the hot streets, the owner
Is arrested. Should the driver not be at
fault, he Is ordered to unharness his
horse and give It a rest in the shade.
Complete Annexation llrarlna.
Testimony in the hearing of the annex
ation case-between Alexandria and the
counties of Fairfax and Alexandria was
completed yesterdas before Judge Gor
don at Alexandria Court House. The lait
witness to be examined was Dr. H. C
Corbett. of Alexandria, called by the
counsel for the counties to give evidence
regarding -the health conditions in Alex
andria. He said there had been forty
eight deaths from. typhoid fever In Alex
andria since last June.
It was agreed Just" before adjournment
of court seatsrday that the case should
be argued before Judge Gordon on No
vember 13, and the case was adjourned
to that date.
Deputy Sheriff Harry T. Palmer., of
Alexandria. County, who shot and wound
ed Will Hansbrough while trying to
place hbn under arrest on Friday, stated
that Hansbrough had violently resisted
him.' and that he had fired the shot after
the prisoner .had broken awsy, as a
warning for him to stop, never thinking
that the ,bul!et would take effect . Hans
brough continued In his flight and upon
catching up with him Palmer was given
another tutsel .before finally subduing
As soon as Palmer saw that his shot
had taken effect he hsd the wounded
msn rushed, .to Georgetown University I
Hospital la aa automobile.
Ptttertv rf Wsakiag-U .Ckveket
' .' AmxitAln.' ,-
la response to letters seat oat by the
Society "lor the Prevention of Tubercu
Icsfs to (he 'churches of , "Washington,
asking their -co-operation' In the observ
ance of "Tuberculosis Pay," on October
27, and in the fight -on' the disease, fa
vorable replies have-been received from
the foUowIng clergymen: T
Rabbi Abram Simon, pastor of the
Washington Hebrew Congregation: Dr.
R. H. McKim, pastor of the Church of
the Epiphany:1 Mgr. William T. Russell,
pastor of St Patrick's Church: Dr. Paul
A. MenzeL pastor of Concordia Lutheran
Church; Dr. Charles Wood, pastor of the
Church of the Covenant: Dr. C. R. Stet
soh, pastor of St Mark's Episcopal
Church: Dr. John Van Schalck. Jr.. pas
tor of the Church of Our Father: Dr. J.
J. Dlraon. pastor of St Andrew's Epis
copal Church; Dr. J. W. Frlzzell, pastor
of Ingram Memorial Congregational
ChurcbrDr. Merrltt Earl, pastor of Con
gress Heights Methodist Episcopal
Church: Dr. R. L. Fultz. pastor of Ep-
worth Methodist Episcopal Church: Dr.
J. E. Brlggs, pastor of the Fifth Baptist
Church: Dr. H. B. Angus, pastor of
Peck Chapel; Dr. T. E. Davis, pastor of
Westminster Presbyterian Church: Dr.
Paul R. HIckok. pastor of Metropolitan
Presbyterian Church, and Dr. R. K. Har
ris, pastor of Israel African Methodist
The association .has called the atten
tion of the clergymen to Washington's
need of more fresh ah classes in the
schools, an outdoor school for those suf
fering from the disease, and a law for
the segregation of dangerous and care
less patients. Recently the society
asked the Commissioners to Include In
their estimates items for school nurses,
municipal tuberculosis nurses, an out
door school, and provision for the erec
tion of shacks at the Municipal Tuber
culosis Hospital for the treatment of
THREE DAYS' GRACE
ON PEACE PROPOSALS
Paris. Oct 12. At. the expiration to
night of the time limit granted Turkey
to declare herself on the Italian peace
proposals. Italy gave the Turkish gov
ernment three das grace.
If by Tuesday night Turkey refuses to
sign the protocol. Italy will resume the
war. and the first move will be of far
greater Importance than any set at
temptedthe passage of the Dardanelles
and the assault of Constantinople.
Representatives of the powers are as
tounded by Turkey's failure (o accept
peace with Italy. They realize that Bul
garia. Servla. and Greece are withhold
ing their declarations of war awaiting
the outcome of the Italian pourparlers.
WILL REVIEW VETERANS.
Assistant Secretary of War Oliver
Accept G. A. R. Invitation.
At the Invitation of the Fletcher Web
ster Post G. A. R . of Brockton, Mass
Assistant Secretary of War Oliver will
review about IX members of the organi
zation In Washington to-morrow morn
ing on the very spot where President
Lincoln stood and reviewed the same
men at the close of the war. The post
has Just completed a tour of the battle
fields of the civil war and is concluding
their trip with a visit to Washington.
The men who had participated In the re
view at the end of the war expressed the
desire that they might be reviewed In
Washington once more. MaJ. Gen. Woth
erspoon. Col. Greble. Cot Allen, and
Capt Dorey, of the General Staff, will
also be in the reviewing party, and will
meet the veterans upon their arrival this
MAKING OVER JERUSALEM.
Telephones, Pavlna, Sewers, Tram
ways and Water Works.
From the American Hebrew.
The latest indication of the progress
going on in Jerusalem was the arrival
a short time ago of a massive American
motor road roller, and the decision to
equip the city wl$h an efficient tram
way system. The walls Inclose 209 acres,
of which thirty-five acres are occupied
by the Temple lnciosure. But owing to
the impossibility of housing the thou
sands of Jewish Immigrants who still
continue to arrive building has been pro
ceeding outside the walls to a very con
The consequence of the presence of
this extramural population Is that first
one and then another of the gates was
left open by night, until to-day they are
all perpetually open. Indeed, two of the
gatewas's have no gates at alL Mean
while the Mohammedan population Is
not by any means keeping pace with the
Jewish and the Holy City seem in a
fair way to become once more In fact as
well as In name the capital cits of the
Jerusalem Is soon to have Its own
tramway service as a concession for the
purpose has already been granted to a
French company, which will start last
ing the tram lines In the course of the
summer. An English company has ap
plied for a concession to illuminate the
city with water b the construction of
large reservoirs near wells situated at a
distance of about sixteen miles from Je
Th& municipality Is also considering
proposals, for paving- the streets and con
structing sewage works. A modern
fire extinguishing apparatus and a tele
phone Installation are also to be pro
vided. The project of constructing a harbor
in Jaffa, which has been discussed for
the last thirty years, is likely to be real
ized st last. A French-Belgian company.
with the co-operation of the Jaffa-Jerusalem
Railway Company. Is said to have
applied for a concession to earn out the
project, for which It has raised a cap
ital of nearly one million pounds ster
ling. The government Is reported to
have come to an agreement with the
company about the conditions of the
concession and only the consent of par
liament Is now necessary.
J. G, Ilnyea Not Killed.
Reports that J. G. Hayes, manager of
the Hearst estate In Chihuahua, had
been killed have been proved absolutely
untrue, according to dispatches received
at the State Department yesterday from
Mexico. There Is no change In the Mex
ican situation, either for the better or
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