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New York. Government suit
to dissolve steel trust adjourned
for summer. Will probably be re
sumed in fall at St. Paul.
Baltimore. Mr. and Mrs.
Thomas Taggart of Indiana, here
for convention, celebrated 36th
anniversary of marriage.
Albany, N. Y. Decision of ap
pellate division intending Foulke
E. Brandt, Schiff's valet, back to
prison, upheld by court of appeals.
London. Attorney Scanlon,
M. P., appearing before Titanic
inquiry board on behalf of Sea
men's and Firemen's Union, said
that Ismay and Capt. Smith were
equally responsible for wreck of
Rockford, 111. Garlod Hare,,
student of Burleson College, Tex.,
who came north to work during
summer, killed by lightning.
New YorkJohn K. Kellogg
arrested for grand larceny. Al
leged be stole $154 from estate of
Mrs. Laura Conkling, of which he
Minneapolis. Police have ar
rested 6 boys, ranging in age from
16 to 19, charged with having
held up and beaten Ross Thomas
at Lake Harriet
Baltimore. Mayor James H.
Preston of this city, who has the
vice-presidential bee, has opened
San Juan, Porto Rico. 2 addi
' tional cases of bubonic plague re
ported to authorities.
Seagirt, N. J. Woodrow Wil
son denied holding conferences
with "Tammany Cfiarley" Mur
phy. Pierre, S. D. Official count of
primary vote showed that Gals-
ner, thought defeated, won nom
ination for Republican candidate
as secretary of state by, 200 votes
New York. S. H. Harrington,
consulting engineer, has invented
apparatus that flashes streak of
light from ships, 1,500 feet high,
and can transmit wireless mes
sages. Call it the Rayograph.
Washington. Sen. Cummins
is hopeful of sneaking in as com
promise candidate at Chicago
convention. Won't bolt if de
feated. ;Lake Placid, N. Y. Rabbi.
Stephan A. Wise, close friend of
Charles E. Hughes, said that
judge will not reconsider his de
cision not to become a candidate
Baltimore. Rep. Henry T.
Rainey, Illinois, notified Sec'y,
Urey Woodson, Democratic na
tional committee, that he would
contest 16delegates-at-large from
Illinois, each having zi vote, and
delegates from first ten congres
sional districts, which are in Chi
cago. Baltimore. Norman IS. Mack
is trying tQ hedge in his opposi
tion to Bryan and called up Com
moner to see if he would accept
permanent chairmanship of con
vention. Bryan let out a very em
Paris. U. S., Great Britain,
France, Germany, Jlussia and
Japan have agreed to loan China
Louisville, Ky. Witness testi
fying in case oFPostoffice Inspec
tor Keene, accused of intoxication