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The Arizona Republican.
PI-ICENIX, THURSDAY MORNING, MAY 29, 1890.
Lively Discussion in (ho
The Original Package Bill
Causes a Stir.
The House Passes the Cliicamuuga
Military Hill and the River
and Harbor Kill.
Washington, May 28. Senator Sher
man from tho committee on foreign
affairs, reported an amendment to the
consular and diplomatic appropriation
bill, authorizing the President to carry
into effect the recommendations of the
international conference by tho appoint
ment of three commissioners to repre
sent the United States in the Inter
Colonial Railway commission. Also to
detail from the army and navy, otlicers
to serve us engineers under such com
mission. The Senate bill subjecting iniorted
liquors to the laws of several states was
then taken up. Faulkner expressed
himself in favor of doing something.
Of passing some bill that would relieve
the situation that now confronts congress.
In speaking of the regulation of the
liquor tratlic, he said he himself believed
as did the people of his State, that tho
high license system was tho true
method of dealing with the question.
He had given notice of an amendment
somewhat similar to the substitute
reported by the Judiciary com
mittee. He criticised tho sub
stitute, objecting, for instance,
to the use of tho word "prohibition,"
and suggested that the object could be
obtained by the use of tho word "re
qulation." Wilson, of Iowa, did not agree with
Faulkner and argued in favor of the
Pugh argued in favor of tho bill and
said its defeat would leavo tho states in
a mo-it serious predicament.
Mr. Call expressed sympathy with the
idea that tho States hail nbsolute con
trol of tho trallic in intoxicating liquor
and was willing to bo for almost any
bill which would attain that end.
Calla yielded the floor to Allison, who
presented the conference report on the
army appropriation bill. Ingalls in
quired what had been done in regard
to the Senate amendment prohib
iting the sale of liquor at canteens. Al
lison said the provision had leen modi
lied to read: "That no alcoholic liquors,
lwer or wine shall bo sold or supplied
enlisted men in any canteen or iost
trader's store in any State or Territory
in which the sale "of alcoholic liquors,
beer or wine is prohibited by
law." Replying to a question
by Iilair, AllNon f-nil, tho Senate con
ferees found it necessary to yield to the
House conferees in the matter.
There was quite a spirited debate on
this ioint. Iilair held that it is an en
tire surrender of the proposition. Alli
son said of course the provision applies
only to States and Territories wliero
prohibitory laws prevail. The House
conferees were unanimous in insisting
that the Senate provisions should not
remain in the bill. Paddock said it is
within bonds to state that nineteen
twentieths of the troops are stationed out
sido of the States and Territories where
prohibitory laws are enforced. Allison
said that the Senate conferees did tho
best they could in the matter. Iilair in
sisted that the language adopted is a
substantial surrender of the senate
prorito and that the annv canteen will
remain in substantially full force.
Ingalls said either the control of the
army so far as tho sale of intoxicating
liquor is concerned ought to be in
the United States or it ought not.
Congress ought either to say all sol
diers shall have the opportunity of get
ting drunk or it ought not. The propo
sition to leave the control of the ques
tion to the local legislation seems inde
fensible and so far as tho Senate is con
cerned it would bo more manly to relin
quish the whole thing absolutely rather
than to have it so mutilated.
Allison withdrew tho report and said
he would call it tomorrow.
The Honso fortification bill was re
ported with amendments and laid on
The conference report on tho bill for
a public building at Cedar Hapids, Iowa,
was agreed to.
Consideration of the liquor bill was
resumed. Pierce criticised tho argu
ments, of some of the Democratic Sena
tors, and made an argument in support
of the bill. Turpie said the Senate nad
under consideration no duty whatever
to perform on this subject. With
respect to tho shoddy, transparent and
gauzy essence, or imago of an essence,
that is called, "Moral Sentiment Behind
Prohibitory Legislations," ho did not
ltelieve we had denomination of coin
to measure its value. After further
debate the Senate adjourned.
Washington, May 28. Hon. Richard
Vnux qualilled as tho late ex-Speaker
The bill passed appropriating $125,000
for tho establishment of a national mili
tary park at tho battlefield of Chica
mauga. A conference was ordered on
the appropriation bill.
Tho House went into committee of
the whole on the river and harlwr bill.
The endiiig question was on the point
of order raised by McCreary against tho
clause prescribing penalties upon own
ers of bridges which obstructed naviga
tion. The Chair overruled tho point of
order. On motion of Duiinel tho sec
tion declaring it shall not bo lawful to
construct bridges over any navigable
water-way pf tho United States within
the limits of a State without obtaining
tho approval of tho Secretary of War
was then stricken out. The conimitteo
then roo and reported the bill to tho
Dockery moved to recommit the bill
with instructions to tho conimitteo on
rivers and harbors to report it back
with tho Hennepin cnnal clause
stricken out. Tho motion was lost.
Tho bill then passed without division,
after which tho house adjourned.
The Huntington Interests Secure Control
of the I'aclflo .Mall.
New York, May 28. At their annual
meeting the Pacific Mail stockholders
elected tho following board of directors:
Collis P. Huutington, Henry Hart, Isaac
K. Gales, Calvin S. Price, Samuel
Thomas, Oliver II. Payne, Edward
Lautenbock. Charles W. McGee and
Jnmcfi B. Houston.
At a meeting of the loard of direct
ors, J. B. Houston was elected Presi
dent and Edward Lautenback Vice
President. The other otlicers hold over
till next meeting.
The Myatery Cleared.
Montkeal, May 28. The Kimber
mystery was cleared up this morning by
the finding of tho unfortunate young
Englishman's body in a large reservoir
which supplies Montreal with water.
His throat was cut. Kimber camo to
this country in February andwos known
to Ixi in possession bf considerable
money. Evidences of foul play were
found in tho room where he disappeared.
A Forlorn Cull.
Indianapolis, May 28. The chairman
of the National Greenback committee
has issued n call for a convention, to
meet in In(lian:iiolis August 27.
AFTER THE RED DEVILS.
GENERAL MILKS WANTS TO KUN
lie La) a llefore the War Department u
I'laii by Which lie Can lireuk lip tho
Wabhioton, May 28. Secretary Proc
ter has received a telegram from Gener
al Miles recommending that he lie given
authority to remove from the San Car
los reservation to ft place of safety, the
Indians now making trouble; also that
he may remove the peaceably disposed
Indians, who have for years petitioned
to be sent to Verde or McDowell ; also
that the treaty with Mexico, which al
lows troops of each government to cross
the line while in pursuit of savages lw
General Miles states that ho proposes
to arrange two small and effective
commands to pursue continuously the
Indian bands now out, but the com
mands will be hampered unless they
can pursue the Indians into the mountain
fastness of Mexico. Secretary Proctor,
after consulting with the necessary cabi
net olhcers, will advise Ueneral Miles of
A Cave for Judge Lynch.
Nkw.man, Col., May 28. A tramp
entered tho house of a Mrs. Hall alwut
nine miles from here yesterday, lwnind
tho lady with cords and outraged her.
Her husband returned later and found
her in a greatly exhausted condition.
He informed the neigh borhood of the
affair and tho country is now being
searched for the trump. If he is caught
it is believed lynching will follow.
TIIIC ENORMOUS LOSS
OK 1,1 1" K
Some Startling Figures Speaker Heed
(Hose the liar of the Congreaalonal
Itestaurant Oft" for Cleveland.
Washington, May 28. The national
convention of railroad commissioners
was held hero to-day. Chairman Cooley,
of the Inter-state Commerce commission,
presiding. The report ol the committee
on legislation said that a lack of uni
formity in railway legislation is due first
to a want of harmony between Congress
and the Legislatures, and second to a
want of harmony in the legislation of
different States. Tho report recom
mended that the main features of the
Inter-state Commerce law be made a part
of tho law of the different States and
that laws be enacted by Congress secur
ing uniformity in various details of
railroad equipment and management
with a view to the greater safety for
employes and the public.
Tho statement complclled by the
Inter-state Commerce commission
showed that during the year ending
June 30, 1889. there "were killed on the
railways of the United States 5,823 peo
ple and 20,03!) injured. Of the number
killed 1,071 were employes, 310 passen
gere and 3.541 denominated, "other per
sons." Of tho injured 20,028 were em
ployes, 2,140 passengers and 4,135
"other persons." The number railway
employes is given at 704,530.
The President, Vice-PreBident, Secre
tary Windom, Postmaster-General
Wanamaker, Secretary Rusk, Attorney
General Miller and Renresentave Mc
Kinley left this ovening for Cleveland to
attend tho Garfield Memorial services
The commission appointed to select a
site for the San Francisco public build
ing had another meeting today, but
reached no conclusion. Tho matter will
not Iki further considered until the re
turn from Cleveland of Secretary Win
dom, THIItSTY CONOKESSMEN.
Speaker Reed today ordered the dis
continuance of tho sale of intoxicating
liquors in tho House restaurant- Tho
order is temporary, to give the Speaker
an opportunity to learn just what bear
ing tho joint rules have in the matter nnd
what the sentiment of the House is. Tho
effect of tho order today was a notice
able diminuation in the patronage of
the House restaurant and a largely in
creased business at the Senate restau
ant, largely composed of members of
Make Fast Time at the
Results of the Races East
The Brotherhood and League Clubs
Continue to Divide the Patronage
of the Devotees of Baseball.
Latonia, Ky., May 28. The third day
of the spring meeting brought out a
better attendance than any of tho pre
ceding days. Visitors were well repaid,
too, as the track was fast and there was
u good Held of starters in each event.
First race, three-year-olds nnd up
ward Ono mile and seventy yards
Happiness won.Geraldino second, Silver
King third. Time, 1:40.
Second race, maiden two-year-olds
Five furlongs Corinne Kinney won,
Carroll Reid second, Harry Ray third.
Time, 1 :03.
Third race, maidens, for all ages One
mile Heyday won. Queen Regent
second, Eugene third. Time, 1:43A.
Fourth race, for three-year-olds and
upward One mile and three-sixteenths
Glockner won, Cecil II second, New
castle third. Time, 2:03J.
Fifth race, for three-year-olds and up
ward One mile and fifty yards Prince
Albert won, Palisade second, Outbound
third. Time, 1:4.
11Y TIIK OCEAN'S SIDE.
New Yorker Cool Their llniHa While
Watching a "Itoaa" Race,
GnAVKhr.Ni, L. I., May 28. There
was a big drop oirfrom the enormous at
tendance of yesterday, but those who
took the trip down the bay saw some
good racing. The event of the day was
the Fort Hamilton handicap mile
and one-eighth, Judge Morrow winning
readily by six lengths.
Second race, five eigths of a mile
Eclipse won, Nubia second, Bermuda
third. Time 1 :08.
Second race, one milt Philosophy
won, Dr. Hellmuth second, Extra Dry
third. Time 1:44 ,.
Third race, one mile and a quarter
Badge won, Eon second, Grav Dawn
third. Time 2:00.
Fourth race, Fort Hamilton handi
cap, ono mile and one eighth Judge
Morrow won, Masterlode second, Kings
Own third. Time 1 :50.
Fifth race, seven-eighths of a mile
Bellwood won, Kasson second, Lord
Peyton third. Time 1 :22.
Sixth race, one mile and sixth-tenths
Barrister won, Admiral second,
Larchmont third. Time 1:51.
TIIK NATIONAL (iAMK.
The lMilladelphla League Club Wlna a
Double from I'lttaburg.
Piiii.AnKi.wiiA, May 28. The Phila
delphia League club won two games
from Pittsburg this afternoon by better
general playing. Attendance 2G00.
I'lttaburg . ...04002031 0-10
l'lilladelpela. 0 0 0 3 0 0 0U 112
Hits Pittsburg 16, Hiiliulelphla 9.
Errors Pittsburg 0, l'tillailulphin. li.
Ilattcrlei Law ami and Merger, Anderson and
Umpires Jones and Vlcltery.
Second game :
Philadelphia 2 0 0 0 4 17
l'lttabun; . ..2000002
Game called at end of sixth inning for
Pittsburg to catch train.
Hits Philadelphia 8, Pittsburg 3.
Krrors- Philadelphia 3, I'lttaburg 4.
llatterles VIcLery and Schrlver, Jones and
New Yoiik, May 28. Tho local League
team came neor winning the game in
the last inning, but by brilliant playing
the Chicago team saved it. Attendance,
New York . 1000000124
Chicago .12 0 1 10 0 0 05
lilts New York 6, Chicago I.
Errors New York 7. Chicago 2.
llatterles Husle and llumett, Buckley and
Buooki.yn, May 28. The Brooklyn
League club easily defeated Cleveland
this afternoon. Attendance, 500. Score:
Brooklyn 0 0403314 015
Cleveland 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 05
III tn Brooklyn 17, Cleveland 9.
Errors Brooklyn G, Cleveland 5.
Batteries Lincoln and Zlmmer, Terry and
Ronton, May 28. Tho League game
this afternoon was hotly contested
throughout. Attendanco 000. Score :
Boston . 100000000 i
Cincinnati .00000000 00
Hits Boston 5, Cincinnati 5.
Errors Boston 2, Cincinnati 4.
Batteries Nichols and Emmett, Duryea,
Umpires Powers and Beacharas.
Brooklyn, May 28. Tho Pittsburg
Brotherhood club lost the game this
afternoon through poor playing. At
tendance 400. Scoro :
Brooklyn . .3 0004100 19
Pittsburg . ..0 00000055
Hits Brooklyn 5, Pittsburg 7.
Krrors Brooklyn 3, Pittsburg 7.
Batteries Wcynlng and Klnslow. Tener and
Umpires Jones and Knight.
Nkw York, May 28. Tho Giants
batted harder than ever today, and
O'Brien of tho Cleveland Brotherhood
club was very tired when tho game
concluded. Attendance, 800. Score:
New York .. 0010732 3 016
Cleveland .... 0001020206
lilts New York 15, Cleveland 6.
Errors New York 6, Cleveland 5.
Batteries Keeto and Ewing, O'Brien and
Uni plres Mathews and O ilnnlng.
Philadelphia, May 28. The Buffalo
Brotherhood batsmen took kindly to
Buffington's pitching this afternoon and
won handily. Attendance, 1100. Score :
Philadelphia .. . .2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 O 5
Iluflalo 01 1 10 J 30 213
Hlts-Phlladclplila9, Buffalo 15.
Krrors Philadelphia 3, Iluflalo 2.
Batteries Butllngton and Cross, Baldwin and
Umpires OafTucy and Barnes.
Boston, May 28. The Chicago Broth
erhood team had just begun to bat
Kilroy when rain stopped the game in
the sixth inning. Attendance 3,000.
noton 03011 4
Chicago 00004 3
Hits Boston 9, Chicago G.
Krrors Boston 2, Chicago 3.
Batteries Kilroy and Murphy, King Uarston
Umpires Ferguson and Halbert,
Rochester, May 28. Rochester 3,
Syracuse, May 28. Syracuse 0,
The Manchester meeting.
London, May 28. Tho Manchester
Whitsuntide meeting began today. The
principal race was the Salford Borough
handicap, for one thousand sovereigns,
which was won by O'Neill's six-year-old,
The Directed, J. W. Smith's four-year-old,
Miss Dollar, second, and Lowtnro's
four-year-old colt, Workington, third.
TIIK TUUST REATEN.
A Chicago Judge Decides Against the Gas
CmcArjo, May 28. In the case of
Charton vs. Tho Chicago Gas Trust,
Judge Collins this , morning issued an
injunction restiauiing the trust, and
companies composing it, from transfer
ing any of their stock or assets to the
Fidelity Trust Co., of Philadelphia, and
decided to appoint a receiver for the
Members of the city council generally
expressed gratification ut tho decision.
Tho opinion is expessed that the results
would bo a material reduction in the
price of gas, both to the city and to
Clreat Crowds In ltlchinonil.
Richmond, Va., May 28. Tho city is
gaily decorated from one end to the
other. Union flags predominating.
Thousands of Confederate soldiers and
people lrom all directions arrived today
and more are coming on every train.
Everything points to an unprecedented
gathering at the monumental dedication
TIIK FIRST RETORT FROM TIIK
Statement Showing the Floating ami
Ilondetl Debts of- the States ami
Counties State Debts Decreasing.
AVashinoton, May 28. The Census
office today made public the first results
ot the eleventh census in relation to
State and local finance. It consists of a
preliminary report on the indebtedness
of 2809 counties in the United States..
Tho reports show the principal of the
State debts at tho present time to 1k
228,070,817. Of this sum, $194,954,200
is bonded and f 33,725,010 is floating debt.
This shows a net decrease in the total
debt during tho last ten years $54,459,484,
the bonded debt having been decreased
by $04,083,249 and the lloating debt in
creased by $0,023,704.
The decrease bv geographical divisions
has been aa follows: Eastern States,
$11,290,117; Middle States, $11, 3fi7,482;
Southern States, $28,022,904 ; Western
The total bonded debt ot the United
States was $1,709,993,100 in 1880 and
$7,010,178,570 in 1890. This shows a total
decrease of $1,054,807,780 in the State
and National debt in ten years.
The total lwnded debt of 2,809 coun
ties in the United States and Territories
is $120,734,950 against $10-1,493,752 in
1880. The lloating debt of 1880 was $10,
745,331. While the present floating
debt is $14,958,881 a decrease of $1,780,
450. This shows on increase in the
total debt of counties during the last ten
years of $24,454,750.
An Ex-Senator's Good Luck.
Denvek, May 28. A report reached
here this afternoon from Alamosa that a
wonderfully rich strike has been made
in the Golconda mine, which is owned
by ex-Senator Tom Bowen. Ore has
been taken from the mino through
which runs a solid streak of gold ono
inch thick. Ten days ago a pocket was
opened from which $200,000 has been
taken. The strike has created the
greatest excitement in the southern part
of the State.
A REGULAR FIKLD DAY.
Lively Rattle lletvreen College Students
and Circus Men.
Ann Aiiboh, Mich., May 28. During
a performance at a circus last ovening
300 students from the State university
had a fight with the showmen during
which several among them received
broken heads. Jut tho melee several
pistol shots were fired, and ono circus
man was shot in tho shoulder.
It is said that, ten students and as
many of their opponents are in the
hands of physicians. Several arrests of
lKth parties have been made and in
tense excitement prevails. None of the
injuries are fatal.
An Advanoe In ICubber Goods.
New Yoiik, May 28. In response to
a circular, representatives of the rubber
industry of the Uhited States met hero
today. In regard to the recent advance
in rubber it was resolved to advanco the
price of belting, packing, hose and me
chanical rubber goods, generally from
10 to 25 per cent.
More Land for Homesteaders.
Guthbie, I. T., May 28. Tho Iowa
Indians today formally accepted tho offer
of the government Cherokee commission
and the signing of the contract will bo
completed tonight. This meanii tho ad
dition of 221,018 acres to the public
To Iteatore Kates.
jnew yokk, May 28. A passenger
agreement for the restoration of rates in
the northwest has been signed by presi
dents of all the lines concerned, in
cluding tho Northern Pacific, Wisconsin
Central and Milwaukee & St. Paul. An
advance in rates will take place Juno
IlellcTed to be Sllcott.
Boston, May 28. Special dispatches
to the Globe from Grand Falls, Quebec,
says that a hotel keeper there received
information that a mysterious couple
who have been living in St. Louis par
iah are believed to have been defaulter
Silcott and a woman companion. The
hotel keeper went out to hunt them up
but when ho reached tho point found
the couple bad flown. The hotel keeper
has no doubt from the stories of lumber
men that the man was Silcott.
Disastrous Floods in Central
Great Damage to Orchards
A New Fast Train for the Coast
Revival of Business in
San Fiiancisco, May 28. Tho Chroni
cle's Fresno special says the San Joaquin
and Kings rivers are higher than ever
before. About Elkhorn many thousands
of acres are inundated. Large areas
near Reedly are also flooded. Several
hundred acres of the finest wheat land
of the Laguna de Tache grant are under
water, and what promised to be a splen
did yield to the acre will not pay for har
vesting. Below HamptonviIIo the San
Joaquin has broken its banks, and hun
dreds of acres are covered with water.
Bridges on both rivers have been
washed away. Both streams are rising
rapidly, and a few warm days will cause
a disastrous flood. At Firebaugh tho
banks are in danger, and should they
break tho entire country willlxj Hooded.
The snow in tho mountains has only
commenced to melt.
A Gloomy Outlook.
Visalia Cul., May 28. Too much
water still afllicts this part of the valley.
Though the town is safe since tlie broken
levee was repaired, yet much of the im
mediate country is still flooded. The
Johnson dairy ranch north of town
is mostly under water. Orchards, grain
and alfalfa fields have been under water
for a week. As the St. John river is
still high and much snow remains in the
mountains and rains have been falling
up there today. The outlook is gloomy
for many farmers.
The Atchison's New Flyer,
San FitANCibco, May 28. The new
time-card of the Atchison road will be
issued Sunday. It includes the "special"
that is to carry passengers lrom Chicago
to Sun Francisco, by way of Barstow, in
less than four days. Ixs Angeles will
Imj reached in less than three and one
l'ralse for the ltoomland.
San Fkancisco, May 28. Col. Fred
Crocker and the other Southern Pa
cific men who went south with Hunt
ington, have returned. He speaks fu
vorablyof the increased business activity
in Los Angeles and San Diego districts,
and says the extension of the Southern
Pocifii. to San Diego is seriously con
sidered. Coat Him Dear.
San Fkancisco, May 28. In the Su
perior Court today Thomas A. Williams
was sentenced to pay a fine of $500 for
an attack with a deadly weapon some
time ago an Charles Hirsch, one of the
owners of the Evening Post.
Grief and Suicide.
Mr-itCKi), Cal., May 28. Frank M.
Ostrander, ex-district attorney of this
county and secretary of the Merced
Board of Trade, was found this morning
lying on his child'e grave dead. It is
supposed he committed suicide by tak
A Drunken l'latol User.
Santa Rosa, Cal., May 28. A man
named McLaughlin, and hailing from
Petaluma was arrested this morning and
charged with assault with a deadly
weapon. It is alleged that he walked
up to tho men sitting on a corner and
lired a pistol at tho head of one of them.
He was within four feet of the man and
drunk at the time. The defendant
claims that ho was shooting at a dog
and did not intend to point his gun at
the head of the man.
HAS HAD ENOUGH.
A Wife Refuaes to Live With Her
San Fkancisco, May 28. A Chronicle
Pomona special says that Edward M.
Loughery who was arrested for forging
his wife's name to notes amounting to
$14,000, was released yesterday, after his
wife had settled for the alleged forged
notes. Loughery disappeared this
morning and his wife thinks he has gone
to Los Angeles or San Francisco. She
says she will not live with him again.
Two Alarms Within Fifteen Minutes of
San Fkancisco, May 28. This evening
fire broke out at 8:15 in the Golden
Rulo Bazaar, 734 Market street, in the
fancy goods department, in the rear of
the building. Two lino of hoso which
were laid through the building to the
fire, burst in the store, causing great
damage. Loss from the fire and water
$15,000. PerxoUo & Silverman, dry
goods, next door, were damaged $5000
by smoke and water.
At 8 :30 a lamp exploded at No. 407
Commercial street, setting fire to the
building. The roof and two upper
stories occupied by three Chinese boot
and shoe manufactories, were badly
damaged. Loss, about $5000. The
buildings are owned by E. J. Anthony
and Mason Bros.
Admitted to Hall.
Los Angeles, May 28. Dr. Wo Sing,
a rich San Diego Chinaman, worth
$500,000, who was arrested for aiding his
countrymen in unlawfully entering the
"United States, was brought before Judge
ltoss today on a writ of habeas corpus,
lie had been committed by the United
States commissioner at San Diego with
out oaii. jtKige uoss nxeo nis oaii ai
$2000 and dismissed the suit.
The Money AH Subscribed for Hulldlng
Chicago, May 28. At the meeting of
the American Baptist Publication m
ciety today Rev. I). Goodspeed read a
statement showing that not only has
the $425,000 been raised, more
than meeting Rockefellers' condi
tions for the building of a
university, but iu addition Mar
shal Field has pledged $125,000
toward the coft of a site. The great
audience broke into wild cheers, which
were repeated when the announcement
was made that the Jewish citizens of
Chicago had given $27,000 towards the
enterprise. Altogether Chicago citizens
have given $475,000, including Field, and
assurances are given of more in the
future. The new institution will le
called the University of Chicago, and
the alumni of the ofd University are
raising a fund of $5000 to endow a
professorship as a memorial to Prof.
Olson who perished in the Minneaiolis
Tribune building fire last Novemler.
Hon. Geo. A. Pillsbury, of Minneapolis,
was elected President.
The closing meeting was held tonight
at the auditorium. A telegram was
read from John I). Rockefeller pledging
himself anew to carry out his part of
the permanent covenant and give 000,
000. A simliat letter was read from
Marshal Field and the great audience
dispersed singing with enthusiasm
"Praise God from whom all 'Hissings
OFFICEKS MAKK A ItlCH HAUL
Trainmen on the Northern I'aclflc
Itallroad Connected With a Well
Organized Hand of Smugglers.
Portland, Ore., May 28. The authori
ties last night made a seizure of 310
5-tael cans of opium, valued at about
$2000, at a Chinese washhouse on
The authorities have suspected for
some time that an organized band of
smugglers existed here. They arrested
John Mays a brakeman on the Northern
Pacific railroad as one of the principals.
It bcems that the opium had l)een
sent to Lee Hing, a chinnes-e merchant,
upon its arrival. Hing in company with
Mays and a conductor went down to
receive it. When thev arrived at the
washhouse they found the opium had
been located by Customs Officers and re
fused to pay for it. The brakeman and
conductor, " at the ointa of a pistol,
forced Hing to write a note
to his partners telling them to
send the money or the railroad
men would kill him. The note was
given to Mays to deliver, but fell into
the hands of the officers who caused
the arrest. Before the other principals
could be secured they forced Lee Iling
into a Hack and escaped, taking the
Chinaman with them.
Dr. I'eters Turning Hack.
Berlin, May 28. The Emin Relief
committee received a letter from Dr.
Peters, dated Bucahya, Uganda, saying
that he was alwut to return to Bapi
mayo. HAftDIE'S FUNERAL.
GENERAL GHIKHSON INTERVIEWED
AT LOS ANGELES.
He Does Not llelleve That Hardla Was
Murdered by Indiana, but by Mexicans
Intent on Plunder.
Los Anoei.es, May 28. Rolert Har
die, who was murdered near Tombstone,
was buried today.
Brigadier-General B. II. Grierson,
commanding the Department of
Arizona, in an interview today, states
that he has doubts that Hardie
was killed by Indians. He says
that detachments from Fort Bowie
and Fort Huachuhua have scoured the
country fn the vicinity of Ruckcr's
canyon, where Hardie was killed, and
not the slightest trace of Indians could
Advices received from San Carlos are
to the efTect that the Indians there are all
on tho rerervation and peaceful. As
soon as it is demonstrated that
Indians did the killing the Indian scouts
will be put on the trail and General
Grierson says that the murderers will be
run down and killed.
Dr. Haynes, who was with Hardie
when he was killed, says that he saw a
painted Indian all bedecked with
feathers just after the shot was fired.
General Grearson states that Mexicans
intent upon murder frequently make up
as Indians, thereby throwing persons
off the track.
Declare In Favor of Unlimited Colnago of
Bi.oominoton, Ills., May 28. The
Prohibition State convention nominated
a State ticket, adopted a platform
and adjourned today. The plat
form, among other things, says:
"All money should le issued by the
general government directly to the peo
ple the same to be full legal tender for
all debts, and to that end we favor free
and unlimited coinage of silver."
It also favors woman suffrage, the
election of United States Senate by
the neonle. the Australian ballot law.
government control of railways and tele
graph, a .National Sunday law anu the
eniorcement oi a hervice pension.
Will Face the Mualc.
Nkw Yokk, May 28. The 7Vi6nn
will say tomorrow that ex-Chamberlain
Richard Croker lias started home to
face the State Senate Investigating committee.
Adopted by tho Wisconsin
Protesting Against the
Declare that the State Has No Right.
to Control Over Parochial or
Milwaukee, May 28. At the after
noon ses.-ion of the German Catholic
society the following resolutions were
In view of the attacks upon the most
i-acred rights of parents which have
recently been begun by the Rationalists
nnd adhearnts of paternism we are com
pelled to pret-ent to the people of this
state the following declarations:
First, "That natural and low parents
are entitled and in duty bound to pro
vide for the education of their children.
Therefore we claim for parents the right
to f elect such school for the education of
their children as they are convinced
will Imj best to promote the wcllfare of
Second, "In case parents neglect this
duty the State is justified in compelling
them by appropriate legislation to dis
The state iiiay'uUo, when the parents
fail to provide lor the education of their
children, assume this duty. There is
justification for compulsory school at
tendance under the above mentioned
conditions. The necessity of public
schools and the right of general taxation
for their support is not denied.
Third, "v e declare that as we make
no claim uion the public school funds
for support of the Lurochue and other
private Kchools, but as citi?ens and tax
payers we insist on our rights, even at
the risk of lcing decried as enemies of
the public schools to proiest against any
measure and waste of this fund. As we
make no claim on the support
of the State for our Parochial
and private schools we deny
the light of the State to exercise any
control over our schools. We only then
grant it a right to interfere with tho
management of private schools if these
collide with public order or the law of
morals. Bevaut-e the so-called Bennet
violates the alwve mentioned principles
and unneeehsarily and unjustly curtails
our religious lilx-rty, we hereby declare
ourselves for the unconditional repeal
of that law. Whatever good there is
contained in this law has leen offered
by other laws and heretofore, and we
cannot recognize from it any other in
tention but this : To compel citizens
who provide for the education
of their children to adopt the methods
of those who hate their religion and
"We, therefore aho declare that with
out regard to former party connections
we will vote for such candidates as shall
pledge thenn-elves to work for the repeal
of this law."
HELD IN SLAVERY.
New Yokk, May 28. A Strang story
came out at the hearing in the Tombs
Court today. A young Chinese maiden
was the victim. Khe has leen locked up
in the top lloor of No. 11, Mot street, and
compelled to submit to indignities from
Chinamen. It further appeared that
she was sold to her master by her lover
for $000. The case was discovered by a
Sucn Yee, the victim, is pretty and
but seventeen years old. She came to
this country five years ago, four of
which she spent in San Francisco. She
was the handmaid of a wealthy Chinese
bride. One day she fell in fove wfth
Ah Poor, a Cliinese gambler. Scandal
drove her from her home and she came
to New York, disguised as a boy, in
Poor's company. He gambled, but was
unfortunate, and adversity drove him to
sell the girl to I.ee Kni. Lee Kni was
held in $2500 bail for examination to
morrow. MANVEL AFTER GOULD.
He Hringa the Little Wizard of Wall
Street to Terma.
New Yokk, May 28. A local paper
fays that President Mnnvel, of the
Atchison system, recently wrote Jay
Gould that unless he stopped rate cut
ling by the Missouri Pacific, he (Man
vel), would inaugurate a war on the
road and its Slexican business that
would make things hum. Wall street
heard today that Jay and George Gould
called on Mr. Manvel and made over
tures for a settlement of the trouble,
saying they desired the rate war stopped.
This, it is believed, will soon bring
about a cessation of hostilities.
An Editor llrutally Iteaten.
Jacksonville," Fla., May 28. The
Florida Republican last week contained
an article charging Captain Burroughs,
of Tallahasse, in connection with others,
of having made the recent attack
on the house of Miss Croft.
Today Captain Burroughs called on
Zeph Harrison, publisher of the paper
and demanded the name of the writer.
Harrison refused whereupon Burroughs
gave him a most severe beating with liis
fists and a cane. Harrison will be laid
up some time. Ex-Governor Reed who
was in the office received a severe blow
The New Editor.
St. Louis, May 28. In the conference
of the Methodist Episcopal Church
South today II. P. Walker was elected
editor of the paper to be established in
Ills Laat .lump.
Amstekdah, N. Y., May 28. Michael
Shcehan, aged 22, jumped from the
Mohawk river bridge yestereay after
noon, on a wager,and did not rise again.