Newspaper Page Text
,,AI,B'C QUE EICIITE EVENO G CITIZEN.
ALHUQUEUQUE, NEW MEXICO, TUESDAY EVENING. DECHAuSEIi H, 1903.
if - i
: IN CHICAGO
J ; So Far No Illegality
t ' Charges in Connec
tion With Banks.
SECRETARY ROOT SEEKING
Way For Modus Vivendi With
the Government of
TARIFF FOR THE FILIPPINES
Chicago, Dec. In. Practically nor
mal conditions were restored In local
banking circles today, and there was
not the slightest ripple on the sur
face to Indicate that any trouble was
caused yesterday by the suspension
of the Walsh banks. Runs continue
on the Chicago National and the
Home Savings bank, but there ft no
excitement. United States District
Attorney Morrison and States Attor
ney Healy both stated this morning
that nothing In connection with the
operation of the bank had been called
to their attention.
ROOT WANTS TO PLEASE
OUR GERMAN COUSINS.
Washington, D. C, Dec. 19. Secre
tary Root Is in conference with Sec
retary Shaw and some customs offi
cers of the treasury, endeavoring to
ascertain how far he can go towards
proposing a basis of feasible modus
Vivendi to the German government.
Attbe expiration of seventy-one days
the present trading relations with
Oermany will terminate, according to
the terms of denunciation already
given, unless either a new treaty can
be arranged or a mpdus vlvendl provided.
COMMITTEE AGREES TO
. ' WHAT FILIPINOS WANT.
1 Washington, D. C Dec. 19. By a
k vote of '17 to 5 the house committee
I on ways and means reported favora-
lily today on the Payne bill admitting
f all Philippine products into the Unlt
eiL States free, excepting sugar and
tobacco, which are to pay 24 percent
of the Dingley rate until 1909, when
. , they also are to go on the free list. "
: 'GRAND CONCERT BY
PROCEEDS DERIVED THEREFROM
TO AID IN A MOST WORTHY
Arrangements bad been made to
have the concert promised by Mr. R.
W. Hadden to aid the Associated
Charities, some time late in Janu
ary. Ad opportunity, however. Is now
open to secure the assistance of Miss
Ida Ashurst Bremen, one of New
York's favorite pianists, who is at
present the guest of Mrs. Borradaile.
There is also the possibility that a
friend of Miss Bremen's, who Is now
visiting in Arizona, and is a vocaliBt
of International reputation, Rebecca
of International reputation, Mrs. E.
Fleming L'Engle, may be persuaded
The commltte has therefore decid
ed to have the concert at an earlier
date, probably on the evening cf De
Miss Bremen Is a favorite pupil of
the eminent MacDowell, and is well
known and much appreciated in New
York musical circles. Her recitals t
the Waldorf-Astoria are features with
New York's four hundred.
The services of Mr. Blondin. our
local 'cellist, have afro . been secured.
It may be news to many that Mr.
Blondin lias a Parisian musical repu
tation, having studied in the Paris
conservatcry. and played In the prin
cipal salons of the gay city. Music,
however, Is hi hobby, as It Is with
Mr. Hadden and Miss Bremen will
play the F major Sonata, by Grelg,
for violin and piano, and with Mr.
Blondin they will play several trios
of the best class. Mr. Blondin will
also play a solo.
Miss Bremen's numbers will be the
features of the concert, and we feel
warranted In saying that the event
will be the best musical affair that
has ever been given in our city.
The event will be b society one,
and several box parties liave been ar
ranged. Full particulars will be announced
In a day or two.
WOOL MARKET CONTINUES
TO BE SATISFACTORY.
Boston, Mass., Dec. 19. Wool mar
ket, firmer. Dealers look forward to
the opening of heavy weights next
month. Big business is anticipated.'
The volume of business done the last
few days hs been satisfactory. The
market Is not especially active since
'he manufature,urs are busy with
DJIS OF PARALYSIS.
Denver, Colo., Dec. 19. James H.
ilodges, for nianv yars a prominent
politician in Colorado, died this morn
ing, from paralyse, ie as 72 years
( Special to The Citizvi.
Washington. It. '., Dec. 19.
JuJuo John It. McKie nd JuUe.
Prank W Parker, ami yl! of the
federal land officers (.r New
Mexico, were confirmed today by
' tht seiia'f.
Oolonc 1 W. H. C.r.-er anj ('has. e
t A.- Eolt s- W ave I"? Nt Mex-
i" V'. tonlybt.
. ? . . t - t t t 9 9 V f
Thus Spoke New Mexico's Next Governor, Her
bert J. Hagerman, Who is
ALSO BELIEVES IN PUBLIC EXPOSURE OF EVILS
V )if ifYYYYUiiiMnt
"I believe In newspapers, The only remedy for some evil Is
publicity, and Jots of It.
' "I am against licensed gambling. It It harmful to the beat
Interest of the territory. V
"I am for joint statehood. As a state, its great resources can be V
more fully exploited and developed-
' "The industrial side of New Mexico should be looked to, above
all others." HERBERT J. HAGERMAN.
Herbert J. Hagerman, wTjo will be
inaugurated governor ui nc
on January 22 or 23, 1906, was a vis
itor in Albuquerque throughout the
day, having arrived In the city last
evening en route to Sania Fe, where
he goes for the purpose of securing a
residence preparatory to moving there
alout the first of the year.
When seen by a representative of
The Evening Citizen, New Mexico's
next governor talked very freely of
his plans for the future, the policy he
Intended to pursue, and some of the
ideas he had for the future betterment
and welfare of the territory.
"I believe in newspapers," said Mr.
Hagerman, "for I beneve that for
some evils the only remedy is pub
licity, and lots of it. I am against li
censed gambling in this territory, and
In this I believe that I shall have the
hearty co-operation of not only the
clergy, but the business man, the
wage earner, and the people as a
whole, as well. It is harmful to the
best Interests of the territory, bot'n at
home aad abroad, to have the reputa
tion of allowing evils to exist merely
as a nouree of revenue."
Mr Hagerman, who Is Just in the
prime of life, being about 34 years
of age, Is very enthusiastic, and con
fronts the responsibilities that will
soon be thrust upon his young shoul
ders as the chief executive of the
fiiflJL).eIrltory of New .Mexico, with
"I am for Joint etehood, because I
believe that as a state the great re
sources of the territory now lying dor
mant and untouched, as It were, can
le more fully exploited and develop
ed. There is need of capital in the
territory, and men of brains, ability
and money cannot help but reap a rich
reward should they invest here. It
will be one of the chief alms of my
gubernatorial life to try to induce cap
ital to investigate the many rich re
DEAD MAN AT MORGUE
UNDERTAKER STRONG RECEIVES
PHOTOGRAPHS FROM MAYOR
OF YPSILANTI, MICHIGAN.
The dead man at the morgue of O.
W. Strong's Sons has been identified,
at last, as Thomas M. Tliomoson. a
well to do and respected citizen of i
Ypsilanti, Michigan. i
Iast evening's mail brought to Al- I
buquerque a letter from George M. '
Goiiey, nuycr of Ypsilanti. In it were
enclosed photographs of T. M. Thomp
son which forever more established
the Identity of the dead man, for the
photographs were unmistakably those
of deceased. The letter requested the
undertakers to make sure of the dead
man's Identity and then wire blni
what the expenses would be of em
balming and shipping the remains
back to Michigan. This whs done Im
mediately by Mr. Strong.
Thompson was the man who started
to tramp home from California where
he failed In business and died on the
way to this city from exposure to the
wintry cold. The man's people in
Michigan were scarcely able to be
lieve that he had turned tramp as he
needed but to appeal to them for
financial aid to receive it.
ANOTHER GRAFT SOURCE
TO BE CUT FROM NAVY.
Washington, I). C Dec. 19. The!
Navy Department has arranged to
pm-chane, after competitive bidding in
New York, cold storage provisions, to
be delivered to the naval vessels in
southern waters. Hitherto these sup-,
plies have been bought from one con-,
tra-ctor, who liad a monopoly on the
delivery of refrigerated supplies In
the West Indies. Better prices and
competition can be obtained by pur
chasing the meats in New York and
sending them south as refrigerated
food on commercial steamers, an ar
rangement of this sort having been
made by the naval nay officers. The
supplies will be delivered to the ves
sels during their winter maneuvers
in the south, ami will assure tbeni
of the beht kind of provisions during'
the entire mason.
MEMPHIS WILL SOON HAVE
LIBRARY AND AUDITORIUM.'
Memphis, Tenn., Dec. 19. Kviry-
thing is in readiness for beginning!
th,' erection of the handsome elg!it-j
story building which Is to be built by I
I 'iir iivt.-i,.3 ui nif iiuui n ju inn i
in this city, to le use,l as a public!
i library ami atrlitorlum. The strucj
, tiiiv w.U s':iml on the orncr of Madi-l
son and Third stn-i-'s and I be work
on tin' building -a ill beiiln in a 1VvJ
il ii- Tlh, li-ii'itipi' tL-i niu.1. W.Q.I
.!.! ''a rough thf beqiu-st of about
$o0 nun left by tlie late James A.
! t;. il w n, and i!l not cost less th.in
I $';u.oo.i. H will be built in French
.style and will be one of the hand
I eoniesi buildings in the city.
sources and great openings here.
feeling sure that an investigation will
be equivalent to an investment.
"We are far ahead of our sister ter
ritory In agricultural pursuits, and
with the necessary capital and ex-
jr. if- ..
' HERBERT J. HAGEHMAJ.
ploltation of her many mineral re
sources, I believe that we would soon
surpass her in mineral wealth. The
Industrial side of New Mexico should
be looked to, above all others."
' Mr. Hagerman has many friends in
tnis city, and spent the day renew
lng acquaintances with them. He was
accompanied by his brother. Percy
Hagerman, a prominent attorney of
tjoioraao springs, uoio.
NATIVE STOLE A WHEEL
AND GOES TO JAIL
JUDGE CRAWFORD HANDS OUT A
HEALTHY SENTENCE TO BI
Adolf o Vallejos will spend the next
sixty days of his life in the county
Jail as the result of stealing a bicycle
last evening. In passing sentence,
Judge Crawford said:
"I'll give you sixty days in the coun
ty Jail. 1 intend, if posHilile, to dis
courage this stealing of bicycles.
There is too much of this sort of busi
ness going on."
' The wheel in question, was standing
In front of Trotter's store on Second
street until Vallejos took It. The
docket shows where the prisoner has
been in police circles before on the
charge of larceny.
DR. J. A. HENRY RAN
DOWN AND INJURED
HORSES DRIVEN BY APPARENTLY
DRUNKEN NATIVES, NEVER
8TOPPED WHEN THEY STRUCK
Dr. J. A. Henry was ran down and
painfully Injured this afternoou at
about 3:30 o'clock on Third Btreet, be
tween Gold and Railroad avenues.
Dr. Henry rode from his home at
205 North Edith street to the lank on.
horseback. Securing his horse in
front of the bank he walked over to
Third street on a business mission.
The doctor derided to get on tne sun
ny side of the street, and started to
cross Third street, when a team of
horses driven by appurently two
drunken natives, dashed down the
Btreet at a rapid clip. The wagon pole
struck Dr. Henry, knocking him to
the ground. The horses and wagon
ran over him and disappeared from
sight, without even stopping. Pedes
trians picked Dr. Henry up and re
moved him to the office of Justice ol
the Peace Craig, where a hack sub
sequently called and removed him to
his home. Dr. Henry wag badly cut
about the face and head, but whether
or not he sustained any Internal In
juries Is not known at this writing.
ANOTHER FINANCIER GOES
Pittsburg, Dec. 19 Joseph Hast
lnKS. for years associated in business
with the late Cashier Clarke, of the
defunct Enterprise National lank, of
Allegheny, made an assignment yes
terday wlilch will pob-il.ly reach
f ,',iMi,tinii. c'oun-e! for llast.iu's tias
issued a statement tbat his c!i"tit wa.s
pulled .lon tl.rouh trjiua to carry
bills for Clarke, llastiiu's was the
president ot the Ohio Valley 'Wa'er
company, and was connected v, it li
many other large enterprises, both
in Pennsylvania and other s'ales.
i 7: . X
.V.-4- - s $
'1 ' , ' V i V
l ,i x . l - i
He is the Fellow Who !
His Employers )
r rata Aiin MfK uthf7
w" " ivii imiv iiivii jiiiiviibii
An Isleta Indian, Who Stole
Bridge Timbers is
ALAMEDA ACEQUIA ELECTION CASE
With spirit 'broken by months of
confinement, and overwhelmed by an
avalanche of convincing evidence,
Emtllo McClure 1 this morntrtg con
fessed to the a Posta crossing
double murder, by pleading gnllty.
Judge Abbott took a recess In the
Eslavlo Vigil case long enough to ac
cept the plea, and remanded the pris
oner back to Jail to be sentenced on
The LaPosta crossing double mur
der Is one of the most brutal In the
history of New Mexico since the dep
redations of the Apaches years ago.
Carinel Haca and Nicholas Eanches,
two well to do and respected ranch
men of McKlnley county, were on
their way to Albuquerque with sev
eral wagons loaded with wool, the
crop of their spring clip. They had
camped for the night at Ia Posta
crossing on the Rio Puerco, and had
gone to sleep In their blankets near
the camp fire, when McClure crept up
on them and cut their heads open
with an axe. After disposing of the
bodies In a well nearby, the murderer
then set lire to the wagons. Two days
later McClure was arrested at the
home of his parents at Rancho de
Atrlsco, by ex-Sheriff Hubbell.
When it was learned that Mcciure
bad pleaded guilty and would proba
bly escape with a life Imprisonment
as a penalty for one of the worst
crimes ever committed In New Mex
ico, a large delegation of native peo
ple, many of them relatives of the
deceased ranchmen, appeared before
Judge Abbott and offered a protest.
However, after the court had explain
ed the difficulty of convicting of mur
der In the first degree, whdn there
was not an eye witness to the trag
edy, the protesting delegation left the
court bouse,- satisfied.' '''
This removes from the Bernalillo
county criminal docket the most Im
FINED FOR 8TEALING
SANTA FE BRIDGE LUMBER.
Jose Joyola. the Isleta Indian, In
dicted for stealing old bridge lumWr
from the Sunta Ke at Isleta, pleaded
guilty this morning and was fined V
8AID THEY WOULDN'T
DO IT ANY MORE.
Judge Abbott this afternoon sus
pended sentence on the payment of
costs by the defendants in the case of
the territory against Ramon I.ucero
y Santlllanes and others, wherein the
defendants were charged with t inter
fering with voters at an acequia elec
tion held In Alameda precinct. The
defendants pleaded guilty, as charg
ed, but on account of there being a
dispute at the time as to the place of
holding the election, the district at
torney recommended that the court
bo lenient. The defendants stated
through the court Interpreter, that
they were sorry and woudn't do It
ESLAVIO VIGIL'S CASE
GOE8 TO THE JURY.
E. R. Holding. F. W. Spencer, W.
E. Hdgar, P. E. Shoup, W. F. Swlt
ser, Samuel Pickard, D. J. Metzger,
Herman Blueher, James Young, M.
Garcia. L. A. Reason and Manuel Ro
mero compose the Jury which went
into deliberation at S o'clock this af
ternoon on the Eslavlo Vigil assault
Two Indictments were found against
Vigil for assaulting one Abran Dlmas
In liarelas, June 20, 1904. One wan
with assault to kill, and the other
wag with assault with a deadly weap
on. The court instructed the Jury to
And the defendant not guilty of the
first, but to convict on the latter, ff
there was no doubt as to the truth
of the evidence.
AUTO RIDERS LOST
IN ARIZONA SNOWS
Flagstaff. Iec. 13. The trans-con-lineiital
automobile, carrying Percy
F. MegHrgle, of New York, and David
F. Fassetl, of Lansing. Mich., is lost
In the deep snow in the mountains
west of here, and Uie autotnobilists
have not been be u i from since lust
Friday, when they loft Williams for
Flagstaff. A relief expedition, with
food, blankets and shovels, started
yesterday In the midst of a blinding
snowstorm. Other parties are bunt
ing for other lost men in the moun
tains. MINISTERS PLEASED
To The" Evening Cltiseu.
I am requested by the uic-m-
tiers of the Ministers' Alliance of
the city of Albuquerque, to ex-
press, through your columns,
their In arty appmial of tho re-
port of the sper'al committee ou
t.ie )Hal evil, presented to the
city council last niht, and tin r
a applet Uiion oi the action of the.
council In a.i';'t:n the same.
Yours faithfully, lor tho Minis-
S t. r' Al.:auce, 4
V I HARRISON'.
Rector oi John's Kpiscopal
f RUSSIA IS
STL CENTER OF
Government Afraid to Send Troops From the Cap
- . m . .
r itai to ueiena tne Provinces Only Hope.
, in Colsacks From Linevitch.
MOB KILLS SoIdIERS, THEN DISMEMBERS THEM
Frightful Stories Pouring in From Province of Courtland
of Barbarities Committed on German' Landlords
Who Are Deeply Detested.
St. Petersburg. Dec. 19. Despite the
statement that two army corps are be
ing sent to tho Baltic provinces, It is
learned that no such number of troops
Is available. The government bus
sent two regiments from St. Peters
burg in reply to frantic appeals for
reintorcemeuts, but It is considered
too dangerous to deplete the garrison
of the capital any further during the
present crisis. The government can
only await the arrival of Cossacks and
other troops which are being hurried
forward by General Linevitch from
In the meantime the government's
fear is that the rebellion, which is
extending southward to the Potbh
frontier, may arouse the Poles to an
armed uprising. ,
Reliable talcs regarding the estab
lishment of th so-called Republic of
Kharkoff have at last arrived. , The
workmen's socialistic organization,
Joined by 300 troops, took possession
of the city and with the aid of the
militia, established a government, or
federated council, as the executive
committee was called. This council
issued decrees which the authorities
were perfectly powerless to resist. It
declared war on tho thieves, who had
previously terrorized the city. When
a robber was caught, he was placed
undor a trip hammer with the threat
that it would be dropped unless he
revealed the whereabouts of the
ELKINS' GOLD BRICK
COMES TO THE FRONT
His Rate Bill He Says Meets Approval of Presi
dentTen Thousand for Report
For Thirteen Senators.
Washington, D. C Dec. 19. Repre
sentatives of the shipping Interests
have opened headquarters in Wash
ington and are preparing fur a rate
campaign lasting for months, a. r.
Bacon, who 1b at the Arlington, says
he is prepared to stay as long as the
railroads make it necessary. Frank
Harry is with him aud there are halt
a dozen members of shippers' asso
ciations who are In and out of town,
aiding in the campaign.
A close watch Is being kept ou Sen
ator Klkins' committee on interstate
commission, which is holding dally
sessions. Klkins promises to recom
mend a bill which will meet all kinds
of approval at the hands of the presi
dent. Frankly, the shippers have no
faith in this promise. They have had
a look at thu rough draft of the Kl
kins bill and say it Is a "gold brick."
The Joker in It.
"The E!I;!::s b!I' v'M have a very
plausible look." ouc of the shippers'
lobbyists explained. "It will provide for
a lot of things that are all right aud
which everybody wants. Rut In one
vital point of rate regulation It will
have the little Joker In it. This lit
tle Joker is a clause of a paragraph
which gives the courts a right to re
view the reasonableness of any rate
named by the commission.
"Offhand, that sounds quite Inno
cent. Hut in its legal effect and with
the peculiar wording of the bill, the
rtsult will be to strip the commission
of all real power. We are willing to
have the courts review aud set aside
any rate which Is confiscatory, any
rate which is to take property with
out due process of law. Hut so long
as It does uot do that, we want the
commission to have a free hand to
deal Justice between shipper and rall-
Not for the Public. !
It now appears that the public is
tiiot to have the benefit of the siu.buu
experts who have been working all
sumintr to digest tne testimony taken
last April before the senate com
mittee on Interstate commerce.
I Messrs. Newcomb and Adams havo
j finished their task, and the senate
i f ontingeiit t u nil has been assessed to
pay the cost which is said to be
; llu.'i'ii but the chairman has ordered;
' nlv thirteen conies to be printed,1
this number being- sufficient for the
A lot of people who are int crest ed
In rate legislation, but who are not
I equal to the task of reading five vol
I times of testimony, would very much
: like to know what two expert digus
tiirs made out of the. material. Any
thing that cosis llO.ono i,1 public
money ouht to be pretty good J
Capture Trade Convention.
A new feature of the campaign
which the railways are irnkinir
against rate legislatiuu i-- a ! me
im on foot to captuii- tin- mtiional
. Uiard of tra in delegates, as they tried
to capture the Ilacon convention In
-Chicago last fall. The board of trade
boldi its annual meeting iu Wash
FHE WORLD'S STAGE
booty. This was usually effective aud
the recovered plunder was returned to
the owners. Two notorious robbers
were hanged In the public square.
ONE HUNDRED SOLDIERS
KILLED AND MUTILATED.
Takum, Courtland, Sunday, via St.
Wltln, Prussia, Dec. 19. -A special
staff correspondent of the Assoclatud
Press, who baa just' arrived here,
learns that mobs of Llthuniuns and
Esthonlans yesterday attacked 100
Cossacks and dragoons, the only mil
itary force stationed In Takum. The
mobs, after wild fighting, killed the
soldiers to the last man, cut off their
arras and legs and ripped open their
bodies. The streets were strewn with
the bodies and dismembered parts.
Six hundred troops arrived this morn
ing. DESPERATE FIGHTING IS
OCCURRING EVERY DAY.
Mitau, Province of Courtland, by
mall to St. Petersburg, Deci 19.
Frightful stories are pouring In from
the Interior, where desperate fighting
has occurred between troops and in
surgents. Revolting tales are told of
the barbarities practiced on German
landlords who are more detested by
the Letts than are the Russians. In
a fight near Takum, fourteen dragoons
were killed and sixteen wounded. It
Is estimated that the insurgents lost
ington in January, and ft is the idea
of the railway lobby that a set of res
olutions sprung here about that time
will help to stiffen the back of the
The railroads control the New York,
Baltimore, Philadelphia and Huston
delegations and they are trying to line
up Cleveland, Cincinnati and Mil
waukee. Most of the western mem
bers have withdrawn from the na
tional organization and it Is no longer
representative of the general business
Interests of the country.
ENGINEER HARRY DAVIS
KILLED IN BAD WRECK
BROTHER OF MRS. ED. FLUKE. OF
THIS CITY FORMERLY WORK
ED ON THE RIO GRANDE DI
Edward Fluke was notified this af
ternoon of the death of Engineer
Harry Davis between Kansas City,
Mo., and Newton, Kan. Mr. Davti
was a brother of Mrs. Fluke. His
train was No. 17, on the Santa Fe,
westbound, and was ditched at Bad
ger creek, near Reading, Kan. Mr.
Davis wag caught beneath the wreck
age and died shortly after being res
Engineer Davis is well known In
this city. For many years he was an
engineer en the Rio Grande division
of the Santa Fe. He was atout 38
BUYS OLD HOUSE WHERE
BETSY MADE THE FLAG.
Philadelphia, Pa.. Dec. 19. The bis
torical house in which Betsy Ross
made the first American flag lias
been purcha.-ed by the Uetsy Ross
Fl.ig Houe Association, and the for
mal transfer of the property lo the
association has been made. Tin- as
sociation was ortfsni.ed it lew years
ago lor tjt purpose , t collecting
funds with which to purcbui-e the his
torical building on Arch .-treei with
a view to preserving Ii as uu histor
GOVERNOR LA FOLLETTE
SENDS IN HIS RESIGNATION.
Hfa.lt...... IV'iu lk.i. 1U I !,..-..rn,i
I .a Follette today sent bis resignation i
as governor to the legislature, to take j
effect on the first Monday in January, j
He will proceed to Washington to take !
his seat as Uulted States senator from
BAD STATE OF THINGS j
IN RUSSIAN CAUCASIA.
Constantinople, Dec. ID A dispatch !
recelM d from Till s. Caucasia, today, i
siya lion houses of Musseimnns wt-r-M
set on fire by armed Armenians, who;
prevented the Inmates from leaving'
and fired on the tirmeii who a"-mpt d '
lo i-Mlneiiish the flames. Tlie total
number of Musselman killed Is un
known, bin it is known that ".7 perished.
Santa Fe Suffers Another
Wreck With Killed
FATAL DYNAMITE EXPLODED
Men' Buried Forty Feet in
Tunnel are Finally
FORTY HOURS TO REACH THEM
Kansas City, Dec. 19. A speclas
from Reading, Kans., says that the
Santa Fe train number 17, west bound,
was wrecked at the Badge creek
bridge, about five miles west of Read'
lng, early this morning. The tender
left the track, derailing all the bag
gage cars and the first two coaches.
One express car turned over and
caught Are. The dead are:
R. E. . Derrick, express messenger,
Harry Davis, engineer, who died of
Derrick's body was badly burned
before it could be recovered. Davis
died shortly after being removed from
the wreck. Two passengers In tha
smoker were slightly Injured. It la
believed that the train was derailed
by wreckers, as the spikes securing
one rati and the fish plates had been
BODIES ARE LITERALLY
BLOWN TO ATOMS.
New York, Dec. -19. Three men
were killed and seven Injured today
in a dynamite explosion In the exca
vatlaon for a new building opposite
the Waldorf Astoria hotel at Fifth
avenue and Thirty-fourth street. Th
explosion was caused by some work
men who started to re-drlll a parti
ally drilled hole In which (several
sticks of dynamite were left last night.
The bodies nf tha ilwnrt iu lilaraiu
blown to atoms. Scarcely a trace ot
mem was iouna in the hole, whll
small fragments were found from 100
to 250 feet away.
RESCUED AFTER FORTY
HOURS OF BURIAL.
New York. Dec. 19. Two men bur
led forty feet deep In a tunnel, facing
death from starvation, suffocation or
drowning, and about 200 comrades a '
few feet above them digging against
timw ttr'iiuiL UU II' 1IIW),"wgK'llil' gif
uatlon todar at tha Pen nflvlvanla rail.
road tunnel in Long Island City. For
n. ,1... .kl.. L
iwny uours inese two men
had been entombed in thla tnnni k
a cave-in, and it Is by no means cer
tain there are only two, as tne police
or Long Island City say there are !.
It will still take several hours to
pierce me rooi ot the tunnel and
reach the men. ami if tho ohf i.
pierced near where the men are lo
cated, they may be drowned by the
rush of water caused hv th rmnva'
of the air pressure. The tunnel la
uoiuK nuiii unaer East river, but the
entombed men am nni unrint. th k..,i
of the river and so may bo saved.
oaveo at the Last Moment.
New York, Dec. 19. The two men
who were buried in the East river
tunnel nearly forty hours, were taken
out this afternoon. The rescuers pen
etrated the tunnel In a boat. The
workmen are still attempting to force
a way through the roof of the tunnel,
as It Is thought there are still other
men imprisoned In the tube.
When the rescued men bad recov
ered sufficiently to speak Intelligently
they said they were the only men
caught and the rescuers ceased work
on the shaft, which was being pushed
REOPENING OF THE
Budapest, Dec. 19. Great excite
ment prevailed here today on account
of the reopening of the Hungarian
parliament, which was prorogued on
October 10th, to prevent a hostile de
monstration on the part of the coali
tion, which would have endangered
the peace of the utate and probably
caused serious outbreaks, in the
meantime, the government ha
strengthened Its hauds in many ways.
In the first place, extensive prepara
tions have boen taken to suppress, at
a moment's notice, any popular out
break. In the second place the gov
ernment has compromised with the
coalltiou in regard to the universal
suiirage question, and, although the
opposition is not fully satisfied, it la
believed that the crisis has been
avoided, or, at hast temporarily post
poned. The opening session today was
extremely stormy but order was main
lined by means f strictly enforcing
the rules of parliament. An enor
mous crowd was assembled in front
of (he parliament building, but po
lice officers were, scattered in large
numbers and suppressed hostile de
monstrations. ANOTHER MARRIAGE IN
HIGH SOCIAL LIFE.
New York, Dec. 19. Several hun
dred Invited guests assembled at
Oracp Church this uoou, when the
marriage of Miss Margaret Louisa
Snow, daughter of Mrs. Piatt, ife of
Senator Thomas C. Piatt, and Francis
Joseph Carmody was solmenized. The
ceremony wa followed by a recep
tion and breakfast given bv Senator
and Mrs. plait in their apartments at
LAW SPRIGS WHO WILL
DEBATE ABOUT JUSTICE.
Louisville, Kv., I i. e. 19 The de
hate between t!.. law department of
ilie I'nivt-rsitv ui iuiievilie and tht
Indiana rnun,.n ,,f i'.loiniington,
lii'l- will he h, i,i hi i, this evening.
T,!'- il'os'i.ei i., ! d-ha:e,l will be
' Id -miK ,1. Til.'! the luu-rest i of JuS
t'.re Would He Furthered by tho Trial
id Ciiminals by Jniies of Judges."
Jude W. O. Harris will be the prin
cipal Judgo cf the debate.