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RICHMOND, VA., THURSDAY, FEB7AUARY 19, 1003.
PRICE TWO CENTS.
SUMMARY OF TO-DAY'S NEWS
' WAHIIINGTON. Fob. 18.-Forocast for
Tluirsday nnd Friday:
Vlrglnln-Fnlr Thursday, colder. except
in'extreme Houthwes* portlons, diminlsli
ing west wlnds; Friday lncicuslng cloudl
North Carollna?Falr, colder Thursday,
brlsk to .hlgh north wlnds; Fridny in
creaslng cloudlnosa nnd wm-tner, probably
fOllOWCU by raln In wost portlon.
Cuttlng wlnds nnd a tempernture below
freezlng nearly nll day rendorod yesterdny
most dlsugrceablo, The Indlcatlons are
that to-day will ho llttle better.
STATE OF THE "t*HERMOMETER.
P A. M. 20
12 M. 31
S I'. M. "5
fi P. M.33
D P. M.32
12 mldnlght . 27
Averago .29 2-3
lllghe.it tempernture yesterday.'">?"?
Lowest temperaturp yesterday. 11
Menn tempernture yesterday. 28
Nornuil temporatnre for Feb..'Hi
Dep-irture from normnl tempernture. 10
Preclpltatlon durlng past 24 hours... CO
Feb. 13, 1902.
But) rlBeS....G:5* I 1IIGH T1DE.
Eun scts.5:62 Mornlng.10:30
Moon rl?es...l:07 | Evenlng.11:03
Ladles to tcstlfy in the Campboll case;
flefense object lo qtiestlohs asked; In?
vestlgatlon to procced to-day-Osteo
psHis nnd Chrlstlan Seientlsts losc thelr
case bcfoie Senato commlttee-Traln be?
hind tlme delnya a brlde three hours,
rvhlle the weddlng guestn walt-Sltc for
(ho monument to General Stuart-Chalr
In honor of Dr. J. L. M. Curry to be es
i.'.bllshed at Riehmond College-Tlme of
tncctlng of Epworth leagues-Anderson
eorpdrate oxtenslon blll engrossed by the
bennte-New llouor meosure Is to "ne
sffercd-Religloua paper scores Dr.
Parkhurst-Funeral of Mr. W. R. Trlgg
?More pay for street-cleanlng force
City Atlorney's opinion as to the burlal
of paupcrs-Annivcrsary of John Wcsley
-A strange occurrence in connection
with a monument-Reward offered for
Biri.ir.hers of firc-alarm box?s-Banquet
of R. M. C. alumnl-Inlerchangeuble
mlleage-book system adopted by C. & O.
road-Death of Mr. Uttell "Wilson
Prbbable actlon ln regard to the Shafer
Inilkllng-Re.-orl concernlng Rev. \V. T.
IlUndley not correct-Strange actlon of
the rlver yesterday-Optlclans to meet
to-day-Romantic marrlage at Lexlng?
ton Hotel-Great medlcal dlscoveries
jirrdlctcd by n leading surgeon. MAN?
CHESTER-Buslness men for increase
of pollce force-The poor of the clty
belngalded-Death of Mr. Joseph Brown
-Mrs. W. AV. Hntcher pnsset- away
Entertalnment for Ralnbridge-Strect
Church-Beneflt for the tlrernen-Mr.
It. W, Ifoward injured-Mlll sbuts down
-Sllvcr tea to bc given.
Steamer Powohatan reaches Newport
News after a rough voyage of nineteen
days-Anxlety for the steamer Alomora,
twenty-seven days out from Glnsgow
Norfolk postoffice in charge of Colonel
Waddy'B suretles-Judge Morrls i-rders
n locnl optlon electlon ?t Charlottesvlllo
on March 28th-"Si" Cunninghnm to
coach tho Unlverslty nt Vlrglnla base-ball
i .n'rs-Tlie Massey case at Staunton
Eiifo. ? 3g I>auvlilc"s Ktreet-obstmctlon
orrt!nuiii*<"-s?Another shoo factory for
Fn-Sc-rlckshurg?Hlghway rol.berv ln
Catroll county?Baslc City and BIkton
rnachine works consulldateil-Church
rwrcntly rededlcflted at Woodstork marks
elte of a hlstorlc building?Pythlans in
Bejwton ln Rpanpke?Negro tumlng whlto
in Orange-Day's drug storo at Amherst
on flre ? Ltulu boy dl'-s from cxposure
near Chatham?JoSeph Balno kllled by
hls brother In Westmoroland-Women's
Chrlstlan Temporance Unlon ln Lexlng?
ton?A farmers' club organlzed In llan
over-A bornb explosion starts a flre at
Mlddlotown?Farmers backward ln
Campbell nnd Southslde Vlrglnia-J. A.
Massey nrrested at Mosslngford for In
surnnce irrOgularltles In North Carollna
-Funeral of Colonel Waddy nt Norfolk
-Ll'iuor li.-ense at Elkton. Marrlngcs:
Thomas A. Wc-hb und Miss Lucy Slato nt
South Boston; Wllllam Conant nnd Miss
Grace Tnylor ut Chlncoteague; J. C.
"West nnd Miss ECatharlne Bcaman af
Snffolk; S. D. Tankard and M!ss Florence
Mabel Roberts in NorUiarapton: R. E.
V.'ilkins and Miss Mabel Allce Hovoy in
Vork; E. 12. Heald and Miss Louls Dao
ney at Chathnm. Deaths: Miss Lucy
^turton ln Albemarle; Mrs. Wlllle Swaln
it Roanoke; W. L. Wade nt Roanoke
A'iHInm O'Connor in Washlngton; Dr. C
.*. <onway ln Orange; G. \V. (,'olllns in
Bucklngham; Isaac Hooo ln Washlngton.
' Slrandlr.g of the three-'matited schooner
Jhubcrt near Roanoke Island. The crew
?escuer by llfe-savers?Further portlcu
ars of tho slnklng of ihe steamer Giive
iear Bllaabeth Clty-Watts bill discussed
n the House yesterday und last nlght.
>ut no flnal vote reached?Unlverslty of
sorUi Carolina base-ball schedule-An
athcr day of the Blshop trlal at Charlotte.
The case will be given to the jury to-day.
Kcqulttul or nianslaiigliter probable
Benutiful marrlage ceremony at Qreens
>oro-Several bllls of Imuortance offered
ln thu Lcglslntilre-Prohabllty thnt no
llquor bill wlll pass both branches of
ihe Legislature before adjournment on
Reprcsentative Ilny wins vlctory In
House In huvlug conference report on
the armv approprlatlon blll lejeeted
Senator Martln t'c-ars it will be long be?
fore Riehmond gets n new pustofflce or
relief from conge.stlon ln the present ol
llcc-LId ngairi passed during discussion
in the House??Senato refuses to agree
lo cloture rulo as deslrcd hy Senator
Quay, who wlsh'ed to vote on omnibus
statehood blll-Morgan resolutlon was
voted down In oxoeutlvo sesslon of tho
Senate. and nlght sessions wlll bo held
iintil the Panama treaty ls illsposcd of
Oeneral Brcckenrldgo Is to be retired,
supposedly bicauso of his opposltion to
Uie army blll as draftod by the War De
parinieni-Judge Crosscup overrules the
demurrer of thopackorsand grants a tcm
pornry Injunctlon agalnst the so-called
"Beef Trust," holding that it Is a com
blnatlon in reatraint of trado and in vlola
tlon of tlie Shcrman act as intcrpretcd
by tlie Supreme Court-Justlce Shiras
hns icntlered tlie Presldent his rcsignu
lion as a member of the Supreme bench
of thQ Unlted State.s-Asslsliuit District
Attorney of New York says ho will not
1)0 surprlsed lf colil-bloodod nuirdcrs uro
dlsc-losed by the Investlgatlon into tho
liisurunce fntinl cases?Empire City Trot
llng Association iniikes a radlcal chnnge
ln lls rules that wlll make wliuier ot bost
twn in throu heats wlnners of trottlng
races?MnnscnU won the Carnival Stnko
on tho New Orleans track, nnd was tho
only successlul fnvorlte-Mncl-dog runs
niiinch on Brontlway nnd bltes nine persons
beforo it is shot to death-Pollcp re
KC-rves wero called out In nn iinsucessful
ntt'inpt to move a balky rnulo-Negroes
to hold u giiint meetlng nt Cooper Unlon
lu New York lo-night to raise. n fund to
bo used In tho light ngalnst dlsfrnnchlse
mont-Ilolnndo williams and Miss An
nic Harrlson, both of Dlsputantn, Vn.,
married yj-sterdtiy ln Baltlmoro-Old
negrd *vll? formerly helonged to tho
.Vlrginla famlly of Falrfnx dios ln Mary
Innd, leuving n fortuno of ten to twolve
thousand dollars- ?*.*<
THE RU/MOR UlMFOUNDED
SAY MRS. SHAW'S FAMILY
Tho famlly of Mrs. Nannlo Iwinghorno
Shaw nuthorlzo tho most oniplmtlc denlal
of tho report sont out from New York
to tlio effect that Mrs. Shaw Is engaged
;to Mr. ltohiirt VYalton Goolet. Thero Is,
they decliiro, not tho sllghtest founda*
tlon for the ruinor.
Mrs. Shnw und h<)r mnther wlll remain
ahrnnd untll next Soptember. Thoy went
ii the hopo ot' havlng Bfi'evul months of
iulet tra-vci, v-. '? ??.?
May Have School of Tecl.
nology atthe College.
OF THE EDUCATOR
When Presldent of Trustee
He Worked for it Tlrelessly.
THE TRUSTEES MEETING
IN SPECIAL SESSIONS
Committee Considers Means of Raising
$500,000 This Afternoon?Will Re?
port to the General Body To
Morrow?His Friends Will
Be Glad to Honor Dr. \
RIchmond College may soon have cstab
llslicd In connectlon wlth It a great
"School of Technology," to be named In
honor of Dr. J. L. M. Curry, who sug
gested such a thlng as early as 1830.
Tho trustees of the college began a
movement ln this directlon yesterday at
a speclal meeting. Their Idea Is that to
have such an Institutlon conducted as a
par* of RIchmond College, wlth whlch
Dr. Curry was assoclated, first as pro
fessor, later as trustee and presldent of
the corporatlon. for thirty-five years,
would be the most fitting and, could he
know of It. the most acceptable memorlal
possible for hls frlends to erect.
Put to do this at least *tSOQ,000 would be
nctdc-d for endowment. This money is to
be ralecd, nnd wlll be ralsed, among the
fneuds and admlrers of Dr. Curry and
those who appreclate the great value to
a ccmmunlty a tralnlng school ls. Just
in what directlon to look for this money
and how those who are wllllng to glve
ran he reached Is yet to be dctermlried.
For that purpose a commlttee, conalstlng
of Presldent Boatwrlght, Governor Mon
tcgue. Hon. J. Taylor Ellyson, Ro. S.
Bosher nnd Dr. Charles H. Rylanil, was
appolnted. This body wlll meet at the
Governor s Jlanslon th!;v afternoon at 4
o'clock. and the matter wlll certainly be
handled with the utmost dellbcratlon.
Tl:e Board of Trustees will meet agaln
to-rr.orrow to reeelve and consider the
report of the commlttee.
MOVEMENT MOST TIJIELY.
The movement, on the face of lt, ls a
most tlmely one. Dr. Curry was one of
ihe groatcst apostles of popular educatlon
that ever llved In this countrv. He has
many frlends, North and South. who hon
eren and udrnlred him for hls great work
for educatlon, and would gladly glve to a
fird whlch sought to perpetuate hls name
through a great school for the tralning
of that class of citizens who make thelr
livlng with eklllful hands and enduring
Dr. Curry long wanted RIchmond Col?
lego to have a department of technology
In connectlon with its acadernio schools.
Years ago, when he was presldent of
the trustees, he brought the matter before
tlio body und secured thelr unanlmous
support of it. In tho Isaue of The Tlmes
of Pecember 28, 1800, Dr. Currv, aftor
dlscusslng fully the value to the nation
of such tralnlng ns the tochnical school
glves, says of tho propositlon to have one
at RIchmond College: "To establlsh a
technoiogical school, such ns we need and
should have. is no chlld's play. and cannot
be nccompllshcd by mass-meetlngs and
trumpet anrl druni nnd bnniier. It wlll
requiro conibined effort and the concen
tration of much capltal, talk, energy,
wisdoni and admlnlstratlve capacity.
Grounds, bulldings. ljbrary, laboratories.
apparatus, matc-rlals. teacliers, wlll cost
money, and much of lt. lf a collego of
established reputation. dolng as broad
and thorough and comprehenslvo work
as any college ln the Unlted States. wlth
commodious bulldings, a magnlncent situ
IN MEDICAL WORLD
Dr. William Osler. of Balli
more, Conducts a Cllnlc
at Unlversity College.
Dr. Wllllam Osler, head professor of
Practlco of Jledlelno ln Johns Hopklns
Unlversity, nnd one of tho most dlstln
gulshed' physlciuns ln the country, vls
ited the Universlly Collego of Medicine
ln this clty yesterday and conducted a
cllnlc for the beneflt of tho students.
Tho cllnlc wns held at 11 o'clock In tho
morning in the cllnlcnl nmphlth'catre.
Classes were susponded, thnt all mlght
bo present. Dr, Osler, who was Intro?
duced by Dr. Wllllam S, Gordon, went
thoroughly lnto the matter of splenlc
leudoonila atid dlngnosed the case before
him, The pntlcnt, who was a woman,
At the concluslo'n of the cllnlo Dr. Os?
ler dellvori.il n short ndd'ress. lu whloh
ho oomniented upon tha opportutiltlcs of
medlcal students ln this present day as
compared wlth tho opportunltles of tholr
fathors, He predlctcd ns many dlscoverles
during tho comlng nfty ynurs ns havo
BWrtled tho modlcal world during tho
past flfty years. Ho remurked upon tlio
fact that mnny of the leadlng phj.i|claijs
ln tho Unlted fttaios hro Vlrglulnns nnd
bnuthornern. In tho Unlversity of Eilln
boro, (it one tlni", he sald, thore were
12.1 medlcal students, Of this number 43
were Vl'-slnhins TiveiUy-tiueo cunie
lfrom tfoutli Cfti'oUnu..
ntlon, an endowed llbrary, an Increasing
fund, and dlstlngulshed profcssors, offer
a slte and llbrary pcrmanently, and Ihe
use of lo.-ituro-rooms, apparatus, etc,
whllo tho Bchool Is weak and formatfvo.
Is such an oftcr to bc hasclly r.lccled?
AVILL 8AVK HUNDRED Ti-IOUSAND.
This offer wlll savo tho projectcd en
terprlso ,100.000 or more. To havo tho
chalra of phyfllcs, mathematics, chemls
try. modern langungcs and Engllsh al?
ready provlded wlll savo tho rnlslng of
a capltal of '.OO.OOO or more, unless the
tuitlon fees or annual Biibscrlptlons be re
lied on to aupply tho tcaching, Those
thlngs provlded, tho school of technology
will only havo to bulld at convonlcnce.
buy necessary apparatus, etc, and
employ tho speclal profcssors and Instruc
,lt is objccted' that RIchmond College,
whlch makes this generous offer, Is a
denominatlonal collego. Well, that Is trti.
when wo contemplate Its orlgln, Its bene
tactors, Its endowment, nnd, a majorlty
of its trustees and faculty of Instruc
tlon. That belng said, all Is said. The
college Is not "run" on llteral dcnoml
natlonnllsm, nor ls theology taught, nor
Is thero In tho InstrucLlon the slightest
tlngo of sectarlanlsm. The charter pro
vldes for tho "Instructlon of youth In
the varlous branches of sclonco and lltc
"RIchmond Collego is no more denomi?
natlonal than Brown, Prlneeton. William
and Jrary, Harvard, Yale, and Columbian,
and no ono has ever objected to schools
of applled sclence in tho la_st three be
causo they wore donomlnntlonal."
FOR HUAUN LIFE
(By Assoelnteil I'ross.)
JIANILA. Feb. 1?.?General Davls haa
approved the findlngs of the court-marth)]
ln the case of JIaJor Edwln Glenn, FIfth
Infantry. who was acqultted January
10th of the charge of unlawfully kllling
prlsoncrs. He adds that JIaJor Glenn'a
orders showed a recklcss dlsregard for
human llfe, which the General condomns
Startling Revelatlons In ln?
suranoe Fraud Cases.
MAY REVEAL MURDERS
Sara Weber Said She Was Starved and
Slashed With Knives to Force Her
to Aid Those Engaged In the
(By Assoclated Press.)
NEAAT YORK, February lS.-Asslstant
Dlstrlct Attorney Krotel sald to-day that
the lnsurance fraud case now under ln?
vestlgatlon ln this city promLscd to de
velop into one of the most startling ever
known in the crlmlnal hlstory of the clty.
"Before the Distrlct Attorney's offlce
has flnlshed Its lnvestlgatlon of the as
tounding and extraordlnary New York
insurance frauds," he sald, "I should not
be surprised If it were proved that the
consplrators even went so far as to mur?
der In cold blood to get bodles for the
purpose of coliectlng pollcies. AVo have
found that twenty-three substltute bodles
wero passed off on the Hancock Insur?
ance t-ompany alone, and as soon as the
plotters are Indlcted these -wlll be ex
liiimed. Tho lnvestlgatlon lnto the re
markoble plot has already begun."
The fate of Sarah AVeber, who, lt ls
alleged, dled from the effeet of brulal
treatment, whlch, it Is charged, she re?
eelved at tlie hands of the consplrators,
Jlr. Krotel sald, was but a single instance.
According to storles told' by her relatlves,
Sarah Weber was tortured in order to
eoiiipel her to aid ln tlie iristimnc. frauds.
When the glrl left home she had rosy
eheeks and waa tho plcture of health.
When hor famlly found her she was a
shadow of herself. She told her brother
that she had been heaten, starved and
slashed wlth knives to force her to help
those engaged ln tho conspiracy.
OLD VIRGINIA NEGRO
DIES QUITE WEALTHY
(Speclal to The Tlmcs-Plspatch.)
BALTIMORE, JID? Feb. IS.-Jno. Con
way (colored), who dled a few days ago
ln Anne Arundel county, left property
valned at '10,000 to $15,000. Hls mother,
Lucy Fryc, sald to be living at Culpepor
Courthouse, A'lrglnla, aged 111 years,
wlll get the proceeds,
The old colored man was a llfelong
Domocrat and a tenant on a farm of
John N. Hands for moro thnn twenty
years. Ho hnd no famlly. As a slnve
he belongcd to the Fairfaxcs ln Vlr?
An accldcntnl Injury caused hls death,
whlch occurred at a Baltlmore hospital,
He was held ln hlgh esteem by white
peoplo, who found Wm falthful and hon
TWO HEARTS THAT
NOW BEAT AS ONE
Mr. Crowder and Mrs. Hyde
Quietly Married at the
In accordance wlth the- forecast made
In Tho Tlmes-Dlspatch of yesterday, ex
Treasurer P. B. Crowder, of Amella, nnd
Mrs. F. B, Hyde, of Now York clty. wero
married at the Lexington Hotel at 13
o'clock yesterday, tho parlor hnvlng beon
crowded wlth ladles, mostly guests of
Ihe hotel, Jlr. Crowder ls ovor sixty and
hls Ju-ldo but a littlo less. Mr, Crowder
hnd overlooked tho matter of gettlng a
llcenso untll very lato, so It was nearly
noon boforo tho ovont took place, whlch
was schecluled for 11 o'clock. Dr. John
Hnnnon, of thln clty, performed, tlie cere?
mony, und Immod'iilely after the mar
riagti Ihe happy couple left for the homo
\at iu, groom, wm Aut.Ua. Coui'thou-o,
A Temporary Injunction
IN ABLE OPINION
No Questlon, Says the Judge,
Thatit's Wlthin Sherman Act
Case of Combinatlon in Restraint of
Trade Under the Sherman Act Is
Fully Made Out, Declares the
Judge, and He Overrules
Demurer of the Packers
and Grants Injunct'n
(By ABBoelated Presii.)
CHICAGO, ILL., February 18.?Tho so
called beef trust case was dlsposed of to
day by Judge Grosscup in the Unlted
Slufes Clrcult Court, the demurrer of the
pi>.cJ<c-rs helng overruled and a temporary
Injunction granted. The attorneya for
the packers make no annoucenic-nl of their
inter.tlona. They have untll March 1th
to dlscuss the matter wlth thelr prlncl
pals. If they deny the facts upon whlch
Judgo Grosscup bascd hls declslon, the
matter wlll go before a master in chan
cery, who will hear the evidence, and the
rnse wlll agaln be argucd before Judge
An appeal may be taken ln order to
hasten the ftnal adjudlcation of the case.
It ls not believed llkely that the pack?
ers will let the matter go by default, thU3
making the inJuncUon permanent.
Judge Grosscup, ln his opinion, after
denning Interstate commerce, says:
"For the purpose of clear exposltlon the
facts set- forth in the potltlons should be
sc-parated into two gioiips?those that aro
Intended to brlng tho transaction wlthin
the body of Interstate commerce, and
those that are. intended to fix upon such
transaction the characler of unlawful
.combinatlon and consplnicy. The llrst
group may be stated as follows:
"Tho defendants, controlling slxty per
ent. ot tho trade and commerce in fresh
meats ln the Unlted States, buy In the
course of their buslness llve stock shlpped
from polnts throughout the Unlted States,
whlcli, havlng been converted Into fresh
meats, ls sold agaln by them at the places
where prepared to dealers and consum?
ers ln other States. or'is sold through
thelr agents, loeated in other States, to
dealers nnd consumers In fhc States
where the agents are loeated. The ship
ments Ia tho first class of sales are made
directly from the places where the meat
ls prepared to the dealers and consumers
in other States, an.l In the latter class
to the agents ln the othor States, who
upon sale dellver directly to the dcaler
"What may be called the body of those
transactions is two-fold. lt reaches back
ward to tlie purchase of cattle that come
to the defendants from States other than
thoso ln which defendants manufacture,
ond It reaches forward to the sale of the
meats after converslon to partles dealing
wlth respect thereto from other States,
followed by shlpments Into other States.
F.o.eh of these transactions constltutes",
in my judgrment, interstate commerce "
The questlon whether the averments
set up tn the petltion constltutes the
character of unlawful combinatlon.
Judge Grosscup answers ln the aulrma
"No one can doubt that theso aver?
ments stato a case of combinatlon.
"Whether the combinatlon be unlawful or
not depends on whether lt is in restraint
"The general meanlng of that term ls
AFTER LONG DELAY
THE BRIDE CAME
And Then Mr. C. A. Rosen*
berg and Aliss Gertrude
Tho weddlng of Miss L>. Gortrude
Shapsleigh, of Boston, Mass., to Mr. C.
A. Rosenberg, also of Boston, but at
prosent tho Southern representatlve of
the Amerlcan Newspniier Association in
Washlngton, D. C, was schediiied to take
placo In tho home of Mr. rt. W. Gary,
No. 801 East Marshall Street, at 7:30
o'clock Inst evenlng. tho Rov. Mr, James
Morrls to officiate.
Owlng to a late traln. howovcr, Miss
Shapsleigh niissod conueclton In Wash?
lngton nnd falk-.l to get to Riehmond un?
tll aftor 10 o'clock.
Tho brldal pnrty, however, walted pa
tlontly, and tho weddlng, whlch took
placo at 11 o'clock, was a most attrac
tlvo ceremony. Mr, Hcrman Horta, a
frlend of tho groom, wns bost man. and
Miss Lola Gary, tho chnrmlng daughtor
of Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Gary, wus nuild
Aftor the marrlage rofreslunouts wero
sorved, Mr. an.l Mrs. Rosftnborg wlll
mako 'tholr liomo at tho reslcleuco of
Miss Lola Onry and her grnudmothor,
Mrs, Mary 8. Mallory, leuvo lo-dny by
wny j>f the Norfolk nml Wi.stern nnd I
Southern rtoaii- for Momphh nnd N'wl
Orjeans. to bt fcojw ubout two months.!
no longer open to inqulry. It h.1.1 beon
passed upon caretully by tho Bupremo
Court In tho frelght assoclatlon case a.nd
ln the trafilc caso. ,tt Is clem- from them
thnt rcstralnt of trado Is not dependent
upon nny conslderntlon of roasonablenoss
or unreasonablenesH, In tlm comblne avcr
red: nor ls It to bo tested by tho prices
that result from tho eomblnatlon. Indeed,
comblnatlon that leads dlrectly to lower
prices to the consumor may, wlthln the
doctrlno of these cases even as agalnst
tho consunier, be rcstralnt of trado. and
comblnatlon that leads dlrectly to hlgher
prices. may, as agalnst tlio producer, bo
rcstraln of trade. Tho statuto thus In?
terpreted has no r/oncerh wlth prices, but
looks aolely to competltlon nnd to glvlng
competltlon full play by maklng lllegal
effort at restrlctlon upon competltlon.
Whatever comblnatlon haa tho direct and
necessary ofrcct of restrlcting competl?
tlon, Is, wltiiln the mcanlng of tho Sher
man act as now Interpreted, rcstralnt
' NO DOUBT.
"Thus dcflned there can be no doubt
that tho agreement of the defendants to
refraln from bldding agalnst each othur
ln tho purchaso of cattle ls 'comblnatlon
In rcstralnt of trade; so also thelr agree?
ment to bld up prices to stimulate shlp
monts, Intendlng to cease from bldding
when the shlpments have arrlved. The
same result follows when wo turn to tho
oomblnatlon of ""defendants to flx prices
upon and restrlct the quantttlos ot meat
shlpped to thelr ngents or thelr consum
ers. Such agreements can bo nothlng
lcss than restrictlons upon competltlon,
and, Iherefore, comblnatlon ln rcstralnt
of trade, and thus viewed the petltlon, ns
an entlrety, make3 out a case under tho
"It ihay be true that the way of en
forclng any decreo under this petltlon
is beset wlth dlfncultles. and that a 1,1b
oral enforcemont may result In vexntlous
intorferenceil with defendants' affalrs,
but ln the ,'nqulry before me I am not
at liberty to stop before such considera
tlons. The Sherman act, as Interpreted
by the Su'preme Court, ls the law of the
land, and tc the law ns It stands both
court and p_ople must yleld obedlence,
"Tho dernurrer Is overruled. and the
motlon for preliminary' Injunctlon
Report of General Laws Com
mittee is Adverse.
KELLAM PEOPLE EXEMPTED
Others, Such as Osteopaths, Christlan
Scientists and Healers, Must Un>
dergo an Examination ? A
Lengthy Se.sion Held.
The General Laws Commlttee of tho
Senate lato last nlght reported favorably
tlie blll whlch soeks to compel osteo?
paths. Christlan Scientists and Healers
to undergo an examination before the
State Medlcal Board. It was amended so
as to cxympt tha manugoment ot tho Kel
lam Cancer Hospital, of this clty.
Refore the matter was gone Into, Hon.
Joseph T. Lawlcss, of Norfolk. 'called
attentlon to a recent Ueclslon of tlie
Unlted States Court, in which lt was de?
clded that llteraturo of falth curists was
not improper matter for the mails.
Hon. C, Ar. Meredtth and Hon. John Gar
land Pollard were present for tho Kellam
Cancer Hospital,' but dld not speak.
Former Governor O'Ferrall was the
first speaker, and he made a strong ap
poal on behalf of tho osteopaths, whom
he said should not be required to stand
examination before nn adverse board bo?
foro permltted' to practlce thelr profes
In closlng. he offered an amendment.
provlding that the blll, lf passed, should
not apply to osteopaths who shall have
been praotlclng osteopathy In Vlrglnia
ou the llrst day of January, IDOrt, pro?
vlded they shall hold dlplomas from rcpu
table osteopathic eollcges.
A number of Ietters and tostimonlnls
were read by Governor O'Ferrall, und he
was followed by Dr. AA'. S. Gordon, of
RIchmond, who spoke for the bill iu an
abie nnd eloquent manner. Dr. Gordon's
speech wns nn extended one, nnd he was
often loudly cheered. He dld not ahuso
the osteopaths or Christlan Scientists,
but pald a hjgh trlbute to hls own pro
fession. and declnred that it was in the
Interest of hiimanlty that hls people
sought the passage of the bill.
Dr. George Ben. Johiiston closed for
tho blll, nnd his speech was an excop
tionally strong one. Like Dr. Gordon,
Dr. Johnston appealed earnestly on be
hnlf of the people and hls professlon. aad
hls remarks wero llstened to wlth great
Interest by the commlttee and all those
The commltteo thon held a long cxecu
tlvo sesslon, wlth the result glven above.
LIGHT VESSEL MISSING
FROM DIAMOND SHOALS
(By ABsoclnteil Preus.)
NEAV YORK. February IS.?The Dia?
mond Shoal light-vessel, whose anchorago
ls oft the outer shoals of Cnpo liatteras.
N. C, Is roported by the Savnnnah llnor
Kansas Clty, whlch arrlved hero to-day,
to be mlsslng from licr statlon.
LITTLE BOY DIES
Thlrteen-Year-Old Child in
Pittsylvania Kllled by Ter
rible Night Experience.
(Speclal to Tlio Tlmo.-Plsuuteb.)
CHATHAM, VA.,' Foh. lS.-Tho thir
Icen-yoar-old son of Georgo Motley, of
tho county, dled Monday nlght nt one
o'clock from exposure. Tho boy left
this pluco Monday iiftornoon for hls
homo, witlking tlirough mud and a heavy
rain, und had gono only a few mlles
when ho became exhausted and had to
bo carrled by a friend, who soon broko
down uiul laid the boy on tho ground
lo go for asslstupoe, Tho full of rain
was Increasing, und when usslstancti
reached him he was l.vlng ou hls back
ln a siream of water uikioiiscIous. Ho
never r-egaJned <:onsHou<ues-i, dying ln
ii few hours. He was subject to spnsins
uud h-d .cvcral uliortly boforo dylng. ,
May Go on the Stand
in Campbell Case.
BY THE DEFENSE
They Fought the Admisslon
of Certaln Questions.
THE WHISKEY SOLD BY
Mr. Kerfbot Dlsposed of Twelve Gal
lonsin Ten Years; Mr. Day Had a
Number ofGallons Shipped to
Him in Three Months?Two
Ministers of the Gospel >
to Testify?Full List.
ExcepUonal lnterest centers ln the
Campbell invcstlgaUon to-day from the
fact that for tho flrst tlme slnco the
hearlng began the wltness cTialr wlll ln
all probability be occuplcd by two ladles,
who wlll appear In bchulf of the piose
As yet lt cannot be stattd posltively
that these ladles, whoso testimony is
uwalted with the greatest eagerness, wlll
go on the stand thls mornlng or thls after?
noon, or at all. They are both here and
o.re Included ln tho list of twenty wlt?
nesses summoned by tho petltloners on
rebuttal. but It waa stated last ntght
that a conference had yet to bo held wlth
reference to thelr appearance. One of
them ls Mrs. Otto L. Evans, wlfo of the
Commonwcalth's Attorney ot Amherst,
who has flgured so prominently in the
pruceedlngs. The other ls Mrs. J. E.
Bowman, wlfo of tho cashier of the Bank
o" Amherst. Both aro cxceedlngly well
known ln a largo circle of frlends and ac
Along what llno the two ladies wlll tes?
tify could not ho ascertalried lnst nlght.
That thelr statemonts wiu be lnterestlng,
however, cannot be doubtcd. Mrs. Fvans
was present throughout tho trlal of Judge
Campbell in Amherst, anu she may have
something to say ln thls connection,
Owing to the absenco ot Mr. Strode,
the lllncss of Judge Lovlng and the ina
bility of the commlttee to decide without
executlve. sesslon as to tho proprlety of
certaln nuestlons propounded to wltness?
es by tbe prosecuUon, tho hearing last
night was very brief. Such ns it was,
however, It was lnterestlng. There were
several squabbles as to the line of exani
Three wltnesses were placed upon tho
stand?Mr. J. B, Bowman, cashier of tho
Bank of Amherst, who testlfled that Bur?
ford, tbe man who denied tho aflldavits,
had sworn to hlm as a notary that thoy
were correct; Mr. J. G. Kerfoot, tho drug
glst at Amherst, who made a mdst inter
esting statement about the amount of
wliiskey he had used ln tho past ten
years In prescrlptlons, and the Rov. Gco.
H. Ray, a Presbyterlan minlster. who
sald nothing, becauso Major Conrad
stopped him beforo he could begin. Over
the questlonlng of Mr. Ray quito a dls
cusslon arose, and finally Judgo Loving
refused to proceed further untll the com?
mlttee could decide. Ponding a declslon
ln tho matter the sesslon was adjourned
When tho commltteo rcassembles thls
mornlng it 'wlll request the House of
Delegates to stand aslde and glvo the In?
vestlgatlon a clear Held. If the House,
which ls on the lmportant tax blll. can
see Its way clear to do so. the' hearlng
?wlll proceed without dclay. Should thls
not bo the ciise, however, thore will bo
no alternativo but afternoon and evening
(Contlnued on Elghth" Page.)
STATUE OF STUART
ON THE SQUARE
Slte Selected South of the
Capitol Buildlng and Over
looking Custom House.
At tho meetlng ou Tuesday nlght of
tho FInanco Commltteo of the Sennto
and House with tho commlttee of tlio
Stuart Monumont Association, it was
understood that tho exoot locatlon of tho
slte ln the Capitol Squaro for tho monu?
mont to Genoral Stunrt should bo doter
nilned by tho Governor, Reglster of tlio
Lnnd Ofllce. who, by vlrtuo. of his of?
flce, had cliurgo ot Iho publlc grounds
nnd bulldings, nnd tho commltteo of tho
Stuart Monumont Association.
Accordingly Governor Montaguo and
Colonel Richardson, Reglster of tho Ixind
OIllcc, on the pnrt of the Stato, and Gon
enil Fltzliugh Loe, Mnjor A. R, Ven
iihle, Captaln Marlon J. Dlmniock, Mr.
Joseph Bryan and Mr. Joseph \v.
Thomas nssembled at tho Cnpltol yester?
day mornlng nml, aftor looking over tho
ground, detertnlneil to reeonimeml thnt
tho center of tho Stuart oquoatrinn sta
tuo be placed upon the ground covered
by tho liitersectlon of Franklln Streot,
extended, wlth a llno oxtendlng north
and south through the center of the Cnp?
ltol bullding, nnd that a spuco not ex
ceodlng llfty feet radlus from tho center
bo dndlcnted for tho slte,
Thls wlll place tlio statuo about l.'aO
feet from tho southern slde of tbo Cap?
itol, and upon tho knoll overlooking
Capitol and upon tho knoll overloolilng
the Custom Houso. It I* a vory eoin
mnndUig sltuntlnn. und wlth somo ter
rnclng can bo made un Ideal locatlon for
Tho genileiiien who pvnniln>*d tlio
ground wero ununlinou*) ln Uio choico of
Must Do Without New
Postoffice Long Time.
THIS OPINION OF
Do His Best. but Doesn't Ex?
peet to Accomplish Much.
WON A BIG VICTORY
Due Largely to His Efforts That Con?
ference Report on Army Bill VVas
Defeated in the House?More
Discourteous Language ln
dulged in by Represen
By Walter Edward Harrls.
(Speclal to The Tlines-PIs'iatch.)
WASHINGTON, -D. C. Feb. lS.-'Tt
wlll be a long tlmo beforo there lst a
new postofflce building in Riehmond. or
any lmprovements to the present bulld'
Ing, In my opinion," said Senator Martln
to-day, when he learned the Jury in tho
proceedings to condemn the Shafer prop?
erty had flxed the damages at ?2aii,0OO.
"There will bo nothlng done at thls
sesslon, I thlnk," the Senator contlnued.
"I wlll do all I can In behalt of tha
proposition mado by Postmaster Wray
Knlght to havo Congress provldo for
the expendlture of $30,000 of the $75,000
already approprlated, to be used ln bulld?
ing a temporary addltlon to tho building
to tho east side to rellevo tho conges
tlon. But, owlng tothe congestlon of
buslness at the last of tho sesslon, I do
not thlnk it wlllbe posslble to accom?
Represontatlvo Lamb Is of tbe sam?-,
opinion as Mr. Martln. He roceived a
lotter this morning Trom Mr. Knlght,
asklng that an effort be made to in
duco Congress to allow hlm to experid
$.;0,(?OO for Uie purposo of erecting an
addltlon to the bulhilng on the eastern
slde. Captain Lamb sald be would do
what ho could, but is not at all conii
dent. Ho will endeavor to have ln
serted in tho goneral deflclency bill an
amendment making an appropriatlon for
the temporary bullding.
Captnin Lamb wlll also endeavor to
have an approprlatlon made to pay tho
last of the claims for rebato to manu
facturers of tobacco who pald tho war
revenuo tax aftor a certaln date last
Mr. Yerkee. Commlssloncr of Interns,
Revenuo. told Mr. Lamb to-day that
whllo many of tho claims had been pald
there wero some still unpald. and tha:
thore was not enough money approprlat,
ed to pay all of them. There is nt
doubt of tho money belng approprlated.
NO NEW BUILDINGS.
The omnlbus publlc buildlngs blll, re?
ported lost Saturday, does not provlde
for the orection of any new buildlngs.
The contrary Idca seems to prevail in
somo sectlons of Vlrginia, and Congress
men are rocelving letters from constltu*
ents to know why thelr towns dld not get
nppropriatlons for new postolllces. Tha
blll does provlde for the acqulsltion of a
few sites, but tho remalnder of the np?
propriatlons aro for the contlnuanco of
work provlded for by exJstlng lcgislation.
Mr. Glass has been very deslrous of se*
curing an mpproprlatlon for a postofllco
bullding at South Boston and one for a
postofflce at Bedford City. H? was un?
able to do so, owlng to tho fact that the
House is not provldlng for work of that
klnd at this sesslon. He has r.ecelved
some assurances from members ot tho
Commltteo on Publlo Grounds and Build?
lngs whlch aro very encouraglng.
MR. HAY'S VICTORY.
Reprosentativo Hay. of Vlrginia. won'
a notnblo victory ln the House to-day,
Ho succeedod in hcsiing sent back to tha
conforcos tho conference report on tho
army approprlatlon bill, nnd there ls llt?
tlo doubt that tho blll wlll become a law
without tho feature to which Mr. Hay;
rnlsed chlef objectlon.
The conference report contained a pro?
vlslon allow;ing ofllcers of the army to
doposlt wlth tho govornmeut money to
the amount of $,".,000, and to recelve there'*
for lnterest at 3 per cent.
Mr. Hiiy, In a bt'lef speec'.i. opposcd
this featuro as helng contrary to publla
pollcy. Ho doclarod that if ono cliisn of
odlcors of tho government wero to be al?
lowed the priivilego of gettlng 3 per cent.
for thelr money. other offlclals should
havo tho samo prlvllege. Certalnly oltl- :
cors of the navy should hnve It. ns they .
were often thousnnds of milcs from a
Unlted States bank.
There wero snvernl other specchos ln
opposltion to thls feature, and flnally tha
House voted to seiul tho blll bnek to
At the outset Phalrmnn Hull, of th?
Mllltary Commlttee. sald tho conferonce
report would have to bo adopted ln full
or rejoeted In full; lt could aot be amend-.
ed. Representatlvo Slayden; of Texas,
who followed Mr. Hay. sald Chalrnuui
Hull, of tlie commlttee. had sald every
opportunity posslble would bo gjvon for
tho amendment ?f the n-port,
Mr. Hull sprnng to hls feet. nnd Inter,
riipting Mr. Slayden, Ueclrired the state*
nient was false.
"The courtesy of the gentleman from
Inwa ls only equalled by hls vernelty,'*
replied Mr. Slayden,
Ho then read from tlio record. showlnjf
that Mr. Hull had used practically ih?i
exact Innguago nsicrlbed to hlm by Mr,
"Now. I wlsh to say," sald Mr. Slay?
den. "thnt It is a very cheap displny nt
irurnge for a m.-inber on oro slde of thU
lia.ll to huri a dlsagreeable eplti'oi at
a member on the other s<de. When t
como wlthin Uie hnr of thls. Ilnumi ?
tiv to hnve tl-.e regard for Itx rules a.ifl
tllft fefll.'ns of my COlIe?"!U4B/.'
Jiere Mr, Mann, of llliuo's, fchlpped, ln.