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Ttt.; OfVILY Gl^OBI;.
MONDAY, OCT. 11.
\Veather for Today
Fair, East "Winds.
Trolley Car Horror in Pittsburg.
Harrison and the Tariff.
Furjto Swindler Arrested.
Col. Sanford'- Strange Romance.
Grand Sunday School Rally.
MfCT. Vu-iout Talks. _
In St. Paul Churches.
Mill City Matters.
Social Union Haw Meeting;*
Xer.t Trick of Convicts.
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Sports Didn't See the Mill.
IXuiis.eror.is Arrests of Sports.
I London's Financial Ilubhlc.
Sad Fate of a Princess in Exile.
Don M.'s Idea of Sackville-West.
Of Interest to Women.
All About the Farm.
About the Hotels.
Grand — V Modern Meithiato, 8.15.
Macalester — Foot hall, 3.
MOVEMENTS OF STEAMERS.
NEW YORK, Oct. Arrived: La
Gaseogne, from Hull.
GLASGOW— Arrived: Carthagenia,
SOUTHAMPTON — Arrived: The j
Trave, from New York for Bremen
HAVRE — Arrived: La Bourgogne,
from New York.
Probably seme incendiary lit Mr.
Probably some incendiary lit Mr.
Litt's Duluth theater.
And Duluth's bad luck came fifteen
minutes after the birth of Oct. 13.
Mr. Bayard will wither Sackville-
West with a choice invoice of silence.
Extended mention of an ice palace
at this time is liable to send up
the price of coal.
Tom Piatt is pushing Levi P. Mor
ton's boom up to a place where he
can electrocute it.
Miles City, Mont, is obviously try-
"Miles City, Mont., is obviously try
ing to get itself appointed receiver
for Receiver Burleigh.
Young Mr. Taggart, of Indianapo
lis, is not too young to run for vice
president, for instance.
Milwaukee is quite an old girl, but
she heralds to the world without a
blush that she is fifty.
Defaulter Taylor has concluded to
take his medicine, seeing that it is
only a homeopathic dose.
British speculators are just begin-
ning to discover that there were
"Africans" in the African mines.
The question in Detroit is what to
do with Pingree; the question in
North Dakota is what to do with the
Will pome one kindly pick a laurel
Will some one kindly pick a laurel
for our own David M. Clougn? There
was no slugging match yesterday in
The Chicago Tribune's remark
that there are about 60,000 unsalted
people in Duluth is the unkindest cut
of the year.
The Golden Reward mine in the
Deadwood district is well named. It
has just been sold to New York par-
ties for $2,000,000.
Miss Russell has set her bicycle
against a fence and gone skipping a
rope. She is as anxious as Tom Reed
to get her flesh down.
The foot of Jackson street was
walked on by a thousand or more
people yesterday, but the foot of
Jackson street has no corns. ,
For receivers who intend to get
P"or receivers who intend to get
together the Northern Pacific re-
ceivers move with exasperating de-
liberation and circumspection.
Chicagoans have only one day to
Chicagoans have only one day to
register this year. They will use this
to register a kick against those in
power in Cook county, Illinois.
The French have driven the queen
of Madagascar into mourning. This,
too, when she was so perfectly
charming in light blue knickerbock
A great discovery of sulphur beds
has been made in Louisiana. The
impression that next to Chicago
Louisiana is nearest to hades seems
If Zola would send out with each
If Zola would send out with each
of his books a picture of himself in
a bicycle suit he would doubtless
materially reduce the circulation of
his literature. hu^'-TY
The perennial petition for the par-
don of the Youngers has made its
appearance. It blossomed in Mis-
souri this time, and will go on file
with the others. '
It costs American women a million
It costs American women a million
a year to wear puffed sleeves. It
may, therefore, have been a ques
tion of economy that sent a lot of
our girls into bloomers.
■Mr. Cleveland drove around New
. York mysteriously and .alone in a
cab yesterday. Well, it is a good
guess that he was neither hunting
for Tom Piatt nor Dick Croker.
WHY THEY BOLTED
REFORM DUIBS COILDX-T STAND
REFORM CLUBS COUJLDXJT STAXD
PLATTISM OF THE FISION-
BELIEVE IN TRUE REFORM
BELIEVE IN TRUE REFORM
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AXD XOT IX SI'CH TRAFFIC IX
AXD XOT IX SUCH TRAFFIC IX
THE SPOILS OF OF-
HARRISOX AXD THE TARIFF.
Commercial Gazette Says the ex-
President Had Xothing to Do
NEW YORK, Oct. 13.— The execu-
NEW YORK, Oct. 13.— The execu
tive committee of the good govern
ment clubs issued an address today
setting forth their reasons for op
posing the fusion ticket. They say
that if the committee of fifty had
effected a union on a non-partisan
platform in support of on -political
candidates it would have been ac
ceptable to them. "The address con
"The committee of fifty disregard
ing the resolution under which it
was appointed both from the lead
ers of the " Republicans and of the
Democracy by promises of money
and ' moral . support, made certain
admirable judicial nominations. The
other places on the ticket they con
ceded to be party spoils. So long as
the honorable and wealthy men of
this city are willing to lend the
weight of their names and tihe. power
of their resources in such traffic in an
attempt to purchase government
from the politicians we shall have
corruption by whatever party name
it may be called."
The argument for the fusion ticket
is said to be "choice of evils," one
which was used in 1890 to gain sup
port for the People's Municipal
league, and because of which 50,000
voters stayed away from the polls.
Says the address: "The people
of this city cannot close their eyes
to the fact that -the committee of
fifty has made an alliance with
Piatt They remember that last
winter Piatt's machine refused to
grant police reform, defeated all ef
forts to reform the public schools,
derided the very principle of civil
service reform which Republican
representatives had embodied in the
constitution of the state and rejected
a simple and effective ballot law,and
imposed upon you a law framed to
disfranchise independent voters and
facilitate jobbery at the polls." -
ALL iDIvIXL.EYJ'S . WORK.
Harrison Did Nothing on the
Tariff, Says Perry S. Heath.
CINCINNATI, 0., Oct. 13. — The
Commercial Gazette, a strong Mc-
Kinley paper edited by Perry S.
Heath, who was close to Harrison
during his * administration, will to
A great deal has recently appeared
respecting the attitude of President
Harrison toward the McKinley tar
iff at the time of its adoption.
It is contended that in the capa
city of president, Gen. Harrison op
posed the adoption of schedules as
high as those in the McKinley act,
and that he entered a protest against
them to those who had the measure
One prominent Republican news
paper has stated recently that the
McKinley tariff defeated Harrison's
re-election and that this fact is the
cause of Harrison's feelings toward
McKinley. Another influential Re
publican newspaper In' the West an
nounced that during the considera
tion of the McKinley bill President
Harrison summoned its author and
Speaker Reed and possibly other
party leaders and warned them
against the adoption of such high
The Commercial Gazette is in posi
tion "to say that all such statements
are untrue and misleading. Ex-
President Harrison deserves' neither
censure nor praise on account of
the McKinley tariff law. He took
no part in drafting or the considera
tion of the measure. No feature of
the law so far as those who com-
piled it are aware, represented his
particular views or met with his
Repeatedly President Harrison,
when asked by those drafting the bill
what he thought about it, stated
that the details should be left to
those in charge of the measure;
that they were responsible to the
president and were most familiar
with the subject in hand. He of-
fered no advice.
When the bill went to the White
house for his signature, the presi-
dent did not, so far as is known,
show any "displeasure with the law.
If the law was ever held responsible
for the defeat of 1892, President Har-
rison should stand blameless.
MADE A FRIENDLY CALL.
Cleveland Dines With Dr. Bryant
in New York.
NEW YORK, Oct. 13.— The pres
ident entered a carriage which stood
waiting, and was rapidly whirled to
the residence of his family physician,
Dr. Joseph Bryant, of No. '54 West
Thirty-sixth street, where the pres
ident took dinner with the doctor and
his family, and spent an hour or two
chatting with Dr. Bryant. The pres
ident then re-entered his carriage
and was taken back to the pier,
where he alighted at 3:30 p. m., and
at once went aboard the Oneida. If
the weather permits she will prob-
ably start for the Chesapeake to-
morrow morning, though there were
few indications of a "calm tonight. '"
Shot His Sweetheart. 77
EATON, 0., Oct. 13.— Last night John
Monrosmith, aged seventeen, escorted
home his sweetheart, Gertrude Lally,
quarreled with her on the way, and
arriving at the bouse, shot amd fa
ST. PAUL, MINN.: MONDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 14, 1895.
[ tally wounded her in the presence of
her mother, then surrendered to the
Claims Made That Durrant Has
Claims "Made That Dun-ant Has
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 13.— Now
that Durrant has told his story on
the witness stand and has made an
j swers to all the accusations im-
plied by the cross-questions of the
prosecution, an impression exists
among those who have watched the
trial closely that there is something
to come which will perhaps have
more effect on the minds of the jury-
men as regards the guilt or inno
cence of the defendant than any-
thing that has gone before. This
feeling is due to the confidence with
which District Attorney Barnes put
a series of startling questions re-
lating to a conversation held by
Durrant with a newspaper reporter,
Miss Carrie Cunningham, at the
county jail within the past week,
and also touching on the address
and indorsement of a certain en-
velope which may or may not have
contained a confession.
The prosecution witnesses will seek
to show by their testimony that Dur-
rant made admissions which destroy
the whole fabric of defense. These al
leged admissions are taken by the
prosecution as coming from the one
person on earth who knows all that
occurred beneath the belfry of Eman-
uel Baptist church on the afternoon of
April 3. The record of What passed
at the county jail between 'Miss Cun-
ningham and Duprrant is thus told by
the prosecution, which is in possession
of the full facts. On the eve of Sept.
22 Miss Cunningham visited Durrant
at the county jail, and during the
course of their conversation Durrant
showed her a small envelope, which
bore the following addresses and in-
dorsement: ; 7: .7
"Messrs. Dickinson & Deupry: To
be opened in case I am convicted. To
j be returned to me in case I am ac-
quitted." Durrant told the young lady
that the envelope contained a com-
plete statement of all that had oc
curred at the Emanuel- Baptist church
on the afternoon of April 3. He said
that it had been written in order that
j his attorneys might know the facts in
the event of him being convicted of
the murder of Blanche Lamont. On
the following evening, Sept. 23. Miss
Cunningham again visited Durrant at
the county jail, and was there shown
a large envelope addressed like the
other and smaller one. Durrant told
her that the contents of the other
envelope had become jammed up and
that he had transferred the written
statement to the larger envelope. 7 V
On. the morning of Oct. 5 Miss Cun-
ningham held a conversation with
Durrant at the county jail, and during
the course of that. conversation and in
answer to questions asked him by the
young lady, he said that about 5 on
the afternoon of April 3 he ascended
the space between the ceiling and the
roof of the Emanuel Baptist church
for the purpose of fixing one of the
sunburners. While at work he heard a
noise which at once attracted his at-
tention. It seemed to come from that
part of the building where the belfry
is situated. He walked along in the
direction from which the sound came
and peered through the opening that
connects the space above the ceiling
with the interior of the belfry tower.
While In this position he saw the body
of Blanch Lamont lying on the sec-
ond landing of the belfry stairs. He
repeated the details of the circum-
stances, and added that Blanche La-
mont was murdered on the second
landing of the belfry stairs. Miss Cun-
ningham then said: 'Oh, yes, it was
from the second landing of the stairs
that the blood dripped down and stain-
ed the cloth-covered picture frame on
the floor below. Durrant replied that
there was no blood on the cover of the
picture frame, as 'we have had the
stains analyzed and find they were
made by water, not blood.* An official
inspection was made of the cloth-coy-
ered picture frame referred to as being
stained by blood. This inspection re-
vealed the fact that the piece of the
cloth cover, one inch by two inches in
size, had been cut from the frame in
the center of one of the largest
blotches or stains. As thfs was not
done by any cne connected with tho
prosecution, the inference is drawn
that it was done by some one inter-
ested in the defense,, and that it was
for the purpose indicated by Durrant's
alleged statement regarding the an-
THAT U. P. DEBT.
THAT U. P. DEBT.
Receiver Thinks Uncle Sam Onght
OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 13.— Oliver W.
Mink, one of the receivers of the Union
Pacific, arrived from Boston yesterday
and will remain here a few days. Re-
garding the reorganization and affairs
of the Union Pacific Mr. Mink said:
"One of the difficulties which will, of
course, confront the reorganization
committee is the debt due or becoming
j due to the United States. Generally
this debt is spoken of at its face, say
$52,000,000. The fact that It is secured
by a second lien only and there 43 no
easy way of determining what It
would sell for if divided into independ
ent bonds dealt in dally on the princi-
pal exchanges of this country and in
Europe, renders the problem the more
difficult of solution. If the.debt were
represented by individual bondholders
they could, under the conditions which
now prevail, resolve themselves into a
committee which would be charged
with the power of negotiating terms of
settlement Under such circumstances
the debt would probably sell for very
much less than Its "face and in any
negotiations carried forward by those
representing the Hen holders its real
value and not the book account or
face of the debt would, of course, form
the basis of negotiation. Such is the
basis of all other negotiations of this
"The extent of the government's Hen
which is generally referred to as a
second lien, is known to^be quite un-
certain. It is doubtful whether it
reaches to or covers the valuable ter
minals in Omaha Council Bluffs and
Kansas City,, while it is certain that
it does not convey any part of the
Kansas-Texas line west of a line nine-
ty-four miles west from Kansas City
and thence by the way of Denver to
"It is not possible for me to speak
with certainty concerning the present
plans or purposes of the reorganiza
tion. Any comprehensive plan which
will place the Union Pacific property
on a firm financial footing with rea
sonable promise of a fair return and
provide for necessary development in
the near future, ought to commend it-
self to the security holders as well as
to the United -States." =; ... <■:_-_
Mrs. Carlyle a Bicyclist. .
- . WASHINGTON, Oct. 13.— Mrs. Car-
! lisle, "wife! "biff the) "secretary of the
treasury, is the flrst one of the cabinet
women to adopt the bicycle She is
taking lessens in riding nearly every
afternoon in Columbia field, the train-
ing ground of the Washington cyclists.
She Is generally accompanied by two
of her children, who are good riders. '
WTOs His Lip
COL. J. P. SANFORD THE VICTIM
OF A STRANGE OCCUR- »
HE MEETS HIS GRANDCHILD;
HE MEETS HIS GRANDCHILD.
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DESCENDANT OF, A AA'IFE- AVHO
DESCENDANT OF A WIFE WHO
HE THOUGHT DIED A
SHOCK MAY PROVE SERIOUS.
Completely Unnerved. It Is
Feared He Has Lost His
CHICAGO, Oct. 13.-Col. James
Pomeroy Sanford, traveler, orator,
writer and humorist, is expected to
return to his home at Wheaton to-
day broken in health and mind. He
was stricken with a malady having
the symptoms of poisoning in Col-
orado last week and the attack was
followed by a sudden lapse of intel
Col. Sanford's breakdown is traced
by some of his more intimate friends
to a strange meeting which occurred
Nov. 11. Kv—
He was attending a reception given
him at Morristown, Pa. . The guests
begged the noted entertainer to re
count some of his personal reminis-
censes. He was asked how he came
to be such a world-wide rover. He
told them he had been married three
times and "had been every place on
earth at least three times," and was
then preparing to cross the ocean
for at least the twentieth time.
There was a young woman present,
Miss Anna Sanderson, a visitor from
Tioga Center, N. V., whose face
seemed to attract the speaker, and
who was aparently drawn to him.'
She listened attentively to his story
of marrying when a mere boy and '
going to South America on a tour
and learning while there that his
young wife had died. The tray-
eler said his letters to the family
were never answered," and he had'
never gone back.
• "My mother was born in Steuben
county, New York," . spoke up Miss
Sanderson, "and her father bore exact
ly the same name as yourself."
..MEETS HIS GRANDCHILD. .
"Indeed— (remarkable !" exclaimed
the traveler, with a. start V'"
"But mother never saw him— grand-
pa was killed, they said, In South
| America before she was born." Yv
The man of the world led attention
to anopther topic, then said-he was not
feeling well; and, a few minutes later,
excusing himself, went to his room. **-'
There was a knock at his door, and
the stupefied man opened it, admitting
Miss Sanderson— flushed, . short *of
breath, and unattended." ••: ■■■
"I have been thinking it over," the
girl said in a voice- that bespoke' her
agitation, "and I have come to tell
you that I think you are my grand
"And I have thought, my child, for
ten minutes that you are my grand-
daughter!" " "~
Col. Sanford took the woman in his
arms and wept In a chance sentence
he learned that his first wife was now
dead. He did not ask how long.
By appointment Col. Sanford met
his granddaughter at Ontario Center
N. V., Aug. 21. He was then formally
introduced to. his daughter, Mrs. Wash-
ington Sanderson, a handsome matron
of forty-four years, whom he had not
only never seen, but through the. first
forty-three years of her life had never
suspected such a person born. i
The meeting agitated him * deeply •
The dread was so intolerable that he
did not learn the exact truth as to his
first wife's death. He knew only that
she had lived years after he thought
her dead— that he had never moved to
reclaim her-that he had remarried.
BREAK HIM DOWN. 7-7
These reflections, ' Col.' Sanford's
friends say, are responsible for his
waning intellectual power.
Col. Sanford's Western engagements-
nave been canceled, and it is said his
engagements with the Star Lecture
Bureau of New York, which did not
open till Sept. 21, may also be can-
celed. Information as to the gravity
of his case or hope of recovery has
not been given the wife, who awaits
his return with fearful anxiety. -
Mrs. Sanford's suspicions were first
aroused by her husband's letters
Twelve days ago the lecturer wrote
his wife from Colorado Springs that he
thought he had been poisoned eating
sardines. Two , days later he wrote he
had been 111 but danger was then over.
The wife wrote and telegraphed him to
come home if still ailing. She also
wrote for Information to John M
Dickey, of Colorado Springs, under
whose engagement Col. Sanford was
then in the West. Up to last night no
response had been received.
In. Col. Sanford's succeeding letters
he wrote he did not know what spell
had seized him for he could remember
no name but hers. The next letter was
incoherent Another followed in great-
er jumble, and Friday night a telegram
announced Col. Sanford's collapse and
said he had started home.
George Sanford, his son, is in the Chi
cago office of the general freight au
ditor of the Northwestern railroad. ! I
IS A GLOBE-TROTTER.
Col. Sanford is known as America's
greatest traveler. In his wanderings
he has been in every country of the
world, and has met an incredible num
ber of the earth's prominent person
ages. S> He was described in a London
journal as "the restless American who
looked forward with dismay to the day
When there would be no country left for
him to explore."
His knowledge of Russia, Sibrria and
Northern China has been vast, and
upon -the Mediterranean countries he
was called an authority. His lectures
dwelt upon the places and p=ople he has
learned to know by contact, and are
replete with graphic story telling, with
Irresistible humor, and ' when, dealing
.with the . vanities of people .he - devel
oped a vein of mild and winning sar
casm. ' ...
001. Sanford is of commanding pres
ence, of heroic stature, with a massive
head and abundant auburn hair, which"
give him a leonine appearance, though;
he has an Intelligent and kindly face.
He is one of the most engaging and
magnetic platform humorists. Sj| •>.
He called Marshalltown, la., hiss home
during most "of " his _ life, and in 1891
moved to Wheaton. For sixteen,
he was with the Slay ton" Lyceums-Bu
reau. He studied at the University of
.lowa, was captain of the Second lowa
; cavalry, and became colonel of the
Forty-seventh lowa volunteer Infantry.
|| COAST STORM SWEPT.
Gale and Rain Causing Disaster in
(* . BOSTON, Mass., Oct. 13.— wind
and rain storm, which struck Bos-
ton shortly after* 1 o'clock yester-
day afternoon, developed unexpect-
ed severity during the night, and to-
day the city has received the worst
drenching in many days. The storm
'extends all along the New England
coast north of Cape Cod. At 7 o'clock
this morning the wind had reached
,a maximum velocity of forty- four
miles an hour. Up to 8 o'clock to-
night 5.22 inches of rain had fallen
in this city since yesterday noon,
which is more than the total rain-
fall here since the Ist day of July.
In twelve hours, from 8 o'clock this
morning until 8 o'clock tonight, 3.22
inches fell, which is very near the
' The storm struck . the harbor and
lower, bay with the wind blowing
hard from the southeast Saturday
night. It backed into the coast at
about 2 o'clock Sunday morning, and
greatly increased to a violent gale,
kicking up a tremendous sea outside.
!No very serious casualties, however,
had been reported up to sundown to-
• The upper harbor is filled with
shipping, anl most of the vessels
have out two anchors. Some of them
have dragged during the day, and in
one or two cases the assistance of
a tug was necessary to bring them
to a place of safety.
PORTLAND, Me., Oct. 13.— A se
vere storm has raged here all day.
At times the wind blew twenty-five
miles an hour, and the rain fell in
.torrents. The harbor is filled with
coasting vessels, and a very heavy
sea is running outside. About 10
o'clock this evening a three-masted
schooner broke away from her moor-
ings and ,went crashing about the
harbor, colliding with several other
vessels lying at anchor, but the ex-
tent of the damage she accom-
plished canot be learned tonight.
7 HALIFAX, N. S., Oct. 13.— A heavy
southeaster has prveailed along the
coast this afternoon, and is still rag-
ing. The wind is accompanied by
blinding sheets of rain, and in the
harbor a heavy sea is running. The
only casualty reported is that to
the American brigantine H. C. Sib-
ley, which is ashore at Black Rock,
C. B. She was bound from Port
"Bevis for Chester, -Pa., with a cargo
of plaster.-* ' •' * - --..*■•
I MARINES TO LAND.
i British. Ships- . Ordered |to , Che-
• V . i:iiii|)<>. ' •
"LONDON, Oct. 14.— A " Shanghai
dispatch to the Times says that her
majesty's cruiser Edgar has sudden-
ly been ordered to Chemulpo, where
she will land a force of marines. It
is reported from Pekin that some of
the Mahommedan rebels in the
province of Kansu have captured the
city of Lan Chau, the capital of the
province. =i ,
} LONDON, Oct. 14.— The Paris cor
j respondent of the Standard says that
i the Herald's Seoul dispatch reports
I that the Japanese troops were at the
| gate of the palace during the butch
! cry incident upon the uprising of the
i anti-foreigners, headed by Tai Ron
I Kin, father of the King of Corea.
I There was something.. to show that
| the Japanese minister was aware of
! the plot. The king is now a prisoner,
and his father has been proclaimed
dictator. A new cabinet has been
i constituted of Japanese elements.
i The queen's officials have fled. The
Japanese Soshis has been arrested
j for the murder of the queen.
AVHISKEY' AVAR OX AGAIN.
I WHISKEY AVAR OX AGAIN.
Constable Killed While Doing His
7 Duty at Greenwood, S. C.
7 NEW YORK, Oct. 13.— A dispatch to
I pa morning paper from Columbia, S. C,
: says: "This morning at Greenwood, S.
\ C, J. J. Mosely, a liquor constable was
I shot In the back of his head and in-
stantly killed. Mosely had just seized
I some liquor coming in on a late train.
j He was accompanied by a trial justice
| and constable and had a warrant
While storing the .whisky In. the depot
a negro seized a, jug and ran. Mosely
I fired two shots at him and just then
| was shot dead from behind. • -
■:. Four negroes have been arrested and
; are guarded. in the guard house. There
| are threats of lynching and the local
: militia has ben ordered to hold itself in
! [readiness to respond to the orders of
the mayor. It is believed that there
was a conspiracy to assassinate the
constable, but so far there is no sub-
stantial evidence against any one.
Brought Death Upon Herself.
i Brought Death Upon Herself.
'• SAVANNAH, Ga. O.ct. 13. — Miss
• Stella West, one of the most prominent
.young society leaders here, ■ accident-
ally shot and killed" herself this after-
noon at the country residence of her
i parents at Montgomery. The family
was preparing to move into the city,
and Miss West was fixing a revolver
; that had been presented her for pro-
tection while in the country. She was
" unable to extricate the chamber, and
in | some way a cartridge was dis-
charged. The ball struck below the
clavicle and glanced upwards. Miss
West died an hour later. . She was
twenty-one years of age, extremely
pretty and a great favorite. -
. Xoted Authoress Dead.
LONDON, Oct. 13.— Mrs. Alexander,
the poetess, is dead. Mrs. Alexander
, I was Miss Cecil Frances Humphreys,
and was the wife of Rt. " Rev. Alex-
J ander, JO. D., B. L. C, bishop of Derry I
- ' and Raphoe. She was well known as
the author of "Moral Songs," "Hymns
for Children," and "Poems on Old Tes
' Merriam in Chicago. .
f Special to the Globe.
CHICAGO, Oct. 13. — Ex-Gov. Mer-
riam, of Minnesota, passed through the
• ■ city today, and ■, was the guest for. a
few hours of Joe Manley.
• Uerhert Ready for Work.
*" "*. .Herbert Ready for AVork.
• WASHINGTON, Oct. ' 13.-Secretary
Herbert has returned to the city from
Alabama, where he has been making
' speeches on the financial question.
Insurgents Held Their Own.: -
' v TAMPA,"" Fla., Oct. 13.— Gen. Sur^z
Valdez, with 1,600 men, on Thursday
ethgaged 1,300 insurgents, under Layas
.. * and" Nunez, near Santa Clara. The
: conflict resulted in a drawn battle.
111111 IS SWEET
A AA*RONGED FATHER, CHEATED
A AVROXGED FATHER, CHEATED
OUT ,OF HIS PREY, COM-
TAYLOR TAKES HIS DOSE.
WILL GO TO THE PEN TUESDAY
TO SERVE OUT HIS SEN-
TENCE. :;'Yv '_
HUNTER GAVE UP HIS GUN.
Hoboes Hold Up a Winona Man— St.
Paul Hunter Minus a
Special to the Globe.
Special to the Globe.
GREAT FALLS, Mont., Oct. 13.—
Frank C. Cutts was found dead in a
room at the Boston and Montana
smelter this morning, having taken
the morphine route into eternity. He
left a letter to his wife saying that
life was not worth living, amd hcped
she would soon follow him. Cutts
is the man "^vbose seven-year-old
crippled daughter was assaulted by
Joe Weir a few weeks ago. Cutts en
deavored for- days to contrive some
means of getting Weir out of the
hands of the authorities before he
was lodged in the penitentiary for
IT SUITS TAYLOR.
Will Go to the Pen and Serve His
Special to the Globe.
PIERRE, S. D., Oct 13.— The su
preme court will 'tomorrow send the
remitter in the Taylor case to the
clerk of the. trial court and Taylor
will start for the penitentiary Tues
day morning. He has won his fight
for a legal sentence under the stat
ute, and will take his punishment as
the sentence now stands.
STOLE HIS GUX AND BOAT.
A AVinona Hunter Is Held Up and
Special to the Globe.
WINONA, Minn., Oct 13. —M.
Schrunke went on a hunting trip a
mile below the city this morning.
At noon he met five men whom he
took across the river in a skiff to
the Wisconsin shore to the fishing
grounds. On landing the men as
saulted him, took his gun and boat.
Schrunke was terribly pounded and
received cuts on. the head. The po
lice have the case in -hand.
':' 7 SHOT OFF FOUR.
St. Paul Hunter Takes His Fingers
Special to the Globe.
WILLMAR, Minn., Oct. Will
iam Sands, a business man of St.
Paul who was hunting at Long Lake
near here, met with a bad accident
this morning. His gun was acci
dentally discharged, blowing his
right hand off. The doctor thinks
he can save his thumb, but all the
rest of his fingers are gone.
FLAMES FROM A CIGAR
Caused the Duluth — Loss,
DULUTH, Oct. 13.— The loss by the
destruction of the Temple opera house
this morning was the theater, $92,000;
to the Scottisch Rite Masonic lodges,
$5,000; to Palestine, Commandery
Knights Templars, $3,000, and to the
combined Masonic bodies, which own
ed the Masonic library, several thou
sand dollars, principally by reason of
the total destruction of volumes which
cannot be replaced. The fire probably
originated from a cigar or cigarette
stub. The building will not be re
built as a theater. The Masonic Tem
ple was uninjured except the breaking
of skylights and damage to the tin
roof. The insurance is $60,000 on the
theater and $10,000 on the property of
the Masonic fraternity.
Manitoba Prairie Fires.
Special to the Globe.
WINNIPEG, Oct. 13.— Prairie fires
broke out in Southern Manitoba yes-
terday and swept over thousands of
acres before they burned themselves
out, causing a loss of $10,000.
Gave Him a New Trial.
Special to the Globe.
. MONTGOMERY, Minn., Oct. 13.— 1n.
the breach of promise case of Kather
ine B. Janutka against W. J. Sheehy
the motion of Mr. Sheehy for a new
trial has been granted by Judge Cad
well. ' .'_ .
77 77 ■ *** —
Hovas Fight Desperately.
PARIS, Oct. 13.— A dispatch received
here today from Majango, Island of
Madagascar, says that the fighting
prior to the occupation by the French
of Antananarivo, the capital of Mada
gascar, on Sept. 30, was of a very de
termined character. The engagement
was fought over ground which extend-
ed nine miles right up to the capital.
The artillery fire resulted in the royal
palace being struck by a shell.
. Gen. Duchesne, commander of the
Madagascar expedition, has • tele
graphed to the government some of
the details of taking Antanarlvo. He
says several engagements which were
fought on Sept. 28, 29, brought him to
Isafy. On Sept. 30 he attacked the
heights east of Antanarlvo. "Two col
umns undet Gens. Mekeinger and Voy
ron," the report continues, "engaged
Hoght, and after a fight captured the
Heights. The batteries at the palace
and north of the capital having opened
flre, commenced to bombard, when the
Malagassy envoys came to ask us to
suspend hostilities. Our troops there
upon occupied the capital. I made an
official entry to the city the next morn-
ing, and a treaty of peace was signed,
and ratified by the queen in the even-
ing. Our loss was six killed and fifty
wounded. The behavior of the troops
was beyond praise."
President Faure today attended a
grand Kermisse in the machinery gal-.
lery in the Champs De Mars, the oc
casion being the opening of the fetes !
in honor of the Malagassy victory.
Inspecting the Siberian Road.
VLADIVOSTOCK, Oct". 13.— An Amer
ican scientific expedition has arrived
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PRICE TWO CENTS— NO. 287.
here to Inspect the Siberian railway.
The government will grant them full
facility for accomplishing their work.
PORTE MAKES PROVISIONS.
Appoints a Commission to Inquire
'1 ■ Into Recent Outbreaks.
CONSTANTINOPLE, Oct. 13.— The
porte has appointed a commission to
inquire into the recent Armenian ar-
rests, and has promised the powers to
deal severally with any one who is
found to have tortured the Armenians
In prison. * 7y-!
Many persons were killed and wound-
ed In the recent disturbances in the
Ismid district southeast of Constanti
nople in Asia . Minor, but order has
The town of Ismid is the residence
of Greek and Armenian archbishops.
A Constantinople dispatch to the
Standard says: "A report has reached
the Patriarchate that two Armenians
were murdered on leaving the Koura-
kapou church during the evacuation
of the churches by the Armenian re-
fugees." 7 -'77: '77-7-7
The correspondent^ of the Daily News
at Constantinople says: "It is the gen-
eral impression that the Porte still re-
fuses to grant reforms in' Armenia."
FRENCH ATTACK AGAUN.
They Capture Hova Works at Far-
PORT LOUIS, Island of Mauritius,
Oct. 13. — Word has been received here
that the French made a brilliant at-
tack upon and captured the Hova
works at Farafatra, Madagascar, near
Tamatave, on the 10th inst.
. - ST. PETERSBURG, Oct 13.— Official
returns for the last fortnight in Sep
tember show that there were during
that time 4,429 new cases, and 1,701
deaths from cholera in the province of
REBELS GET A WAR VESSEL.
They Capture an Armed Spanish
HAVANA, Oct. 13.— insur-
gents have captured in Santiago bay
a merchant steamer which had been
equipped as a man-of-war by Spain.
The crew in charge were disarmed,
and were then liberated.
LONDON, Oct. 13. — The Times'
Havana correspondent says that
over 100 persons were drowned in
the flood which followed the recent
hurricane in the Vuelta Abajo dis
trict The dispatch also reports that
the rebels declare that they have
positive orders not to fight, but to
disperse immediately if they are at-
TO AID THE CUBANS.
Ohio Cavalry Man to Instruct the
CLEVELAND, 0., Oct Sylvester
Scovet, son of Rev. Dr. Scovet, presi-
dent 'of Wooster, 0., 7 university and
for some time manager of the Cleve-
land Athletic • club, - left yesterday for
Cuba, * where he goes under contract
with the revolutionists to act as in-
structor in cavalry drill at a handsome
salary. Mr. Scovet was a member of
the Troop A, the crack cavalry com-
pany of Ohio, and is an expert horse-
man and swordsman as well as an all-
Aided the Insurgents.
Aided the Insurgents.
HAVANA, Oct 13.— Julie Kelly, An- '
gel Tamayo and a cart driver named
France have been detected in the act
of remitting ammunition to the insur-
gents. Five firemen have also joined
BURIED AT ROME.
BURIED AT ROME.
Remains of William Wetmore
Story at Rest.
LONDON, Oct. 14.— A dispatch to
the Daily News from Rome says:
"The remains of William Wetmore
Story, the sculptor, arrived here
from Florence today and were buried
in the Protestant cemetery after sol-
emn obsequies at St. Paul's Episco-
pal church in the presence of his
family, of the English and Amer
ican and Russian legation charges,
and of many representatives of Ital
ian, American and English society.
He was buried next to the urn con-
taining Shelley's heart. Numerous
splendid wreaths were placed upon
the coffin." *~Y 7
INTO THE CATHOLIC FOLD.
Episcopalian Official Changes His
NEW YORK, Oct 13.— An interest-
ing ceremony was performed at St.'
Lawrence Roman Catholic church
when George W. Davidson, who was
until today sexton and director of a
religious order in the high ritualistic
Episcopal Church of the Redeemer,
«made a confession of faith, re-
ceived absolution and was afterward
baptized and received into the Roman
Catholic church. The Church of the
Redeemer Is a high Episcopalian
church. Mr. Davidson is the third per-
son to leave It for the Catholic church.
The first was the Rev. Henry Austin
Adams, formerly rector of the church.
The second was Mrs. William Arnold,
daughter-in-law of the late Richard
Arnold, of Arnold & Constable.
Caught by Decoy Letters.
. Caught by Decoy Letters.
ST. LOUIS, Mo., Oct. 13. -Joseph Ful
ler Thomas, an educated colored man,
aged thirty years, who works as mail
clerk on the river boats between St.
Louis and Texarkana, Texas,, is under
arrest charged with stealing mail. He
confessed that the peculations, which
were confined to mail matter addressed
to Chicago, had been. going on for over
two months, but the secret service
officials believe they extended over a
longer period. Thomas' guilt was fixed
upon him by decoy letters from which
he abstracted marked money.
Thunderer Applauds Carlisle.
LONDON, Oct. 14.— 1n an editorial
this morning the Times says Secretary
Carlisle's speech at Boston goes to the
very root of the mischief of currency
legislation. We should be glad to think
that his argument Is likely to prevail
with congress. It Is only to be hoped
that as neither political party can
carry a measure advantageous to it-
self alone, tha question may be lifted
out of the rut of party politics and
that a measure may be adopted accept-
able to the whole country.
" Returned Hohenlolie's Visit. -
LONDON, Oct. ,13.-The Berlin cor-
respondent of the Times telegraphs
that Emperor William today received
Prince Lobanoff, the Russian minister
of foreign affairs, and Chancellor yon
Hohenlohe * at Hubertusntock. This
visit must be regarded, the correspond-
ent of the Times continues, as a return-
of the visit of Chancellor yon Hohen-
lohe to the czar, and as a sign of im-
PASSENGERS ON A PITTSBURG
TROLLEY CAR TAKE A RIDE
THREE DEAD, MANY INJURED.
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THE ACCIDENT CAUSED BY TUG
THE ACCIDENT CAUSED BY TUB
GIVING WAY OF THE
THE CAR SOON BEYOND CONTROL
Plunged Over a Bluff at Fright**
fnl Speed, Landing Trucks
PITTSBURG, Pa., Oct. 13.— 8y an
accident tonight on the Carnegie
branch of the West End Traction
road three persons were killed and
twelve or thirteen people badly in-
jured. The killed are:
GEORGE ROTHMAN, furniture
dealer at Carnegie.
JACOB HEISEL, glass dealer, Car-
MRS. ELIZABETH BISHOP, 1509
Injured: Michael Foley and wife,
of West end, Pittsburg; badly cut
about head and body; both danger-
ously hunt Prof. Alex Phillips, of
Pittsburg academy; head and neck
cut; serious. O.J. Baldwin, of Youngs-
ville, Pa.; skull fractured. Miss Em-
ma Laughlin, 309 Atwood street,
Pittsburg; scalp wound; both legs
crushed. Mrs. Pearl Home, Seventh
street, Beaver Falls; scalp .wound.
Unknown boy, bruised. Robert Wil-
ley, ten years old; badly bruised.
George Waddles, motorman; leg
crushed and head cut. Frank Mc-
Guire, conductor; badly bruised.
Mrs. Leth and six-year-old son; both
badly crushed; condition serious. O.
J. Baldwin is not expected to live
The names of . others injured are
not known, as they left the scene
without being recognized.
The accident happeped to Car NO.
56 on the long hill coming to the
West end on its way to Pittsburg.
Just as the 'car started down the
heavy grade the brake broke, and
it was soon beyond the control of
the motorman, the speed becoming
terrific, and when a sharp curve
over the foothill was reached, the
car made a wonderful leap, landing
trucks ■- uppermost in McCarthy's
Run, six or * eight . feet below the
track grade. The accident occurred
at a lonely spot, and it was quite a
while before assistance reached the
sufferers, who were wedged tightly
in the wreck, which was almost com-
plete. ~ V I*
When the conductor saw the car
was beyond control, he lay down on
the floor and advised others to fol-
low his example. The killed were
found wedged under the roof of the
car, whih had been smashed in upon
them. The escape of any of those on
the car was miraculous. * V
The dead were brought to the
Pittsburg morgue and the injured
taken to the hospitals.
LAST OF YACHTERS.
Four Drowned by Capsizing of
Their Boat Near Baltimore.
BALTIMORE, Md.. Oct. 13.— Four
men were drowned this afternoon by
the capsizing of a pleasure boat in the
middle branch of the Patapsco river.
HARRY STINER, a ferryman.
FRED VALKMAN, a bartender.
WILLIAM A REYNOLDS, a baker.
JAMES HUSTON, occupation un-
The men with two compalons at-
tempted to cross the river from Ferry
Bar to Meter's pavilion in Anne Ar-
undel county. A strong east wind
made the water very rough, and when
about half way over, the boat began
to 'fill and went over, leaving the
pleasure seekers struggling in the
water. A number of row boats went to
the rescue, but before they, reached the
capsized boat the men had gone down
for the last time. Their companions
were rescued with difficulty. None of
the bodies have been recovered.
One Man Fatally Jlnjnred— Valua
ble Horses Killed.
WATERBURY, Conn., Oct; 13.-A
serious freight wreck occurred here to
| night, when two parts of a broken
train came together. Ten cars load-
ed with trotting horses and other ex-
hibits from the Danbury fair which
closed last week, were crushed and
thrown down a forty- embank-
ment. Mazepapp, the famous^ cham
pion trick horse of the world, valued
at $40,000, was instantly killed, one
man was fatally Injured, and two oth
ers seriously hurt
SURROUNDED BY FLAME.
Four People Fatally Burned by
WINNIPEG, Man., Oct., 13.— Four
people were fatally burned near here
while fighting prairie fires last night
Edward St. Germain, aged twelve,
was engaged with an elder brother
in an endeavor to save several hay-
stacks when their clothing caught
fire. Edward was burned to a crisp
and the elder brother was so badly
! burned that he cannot recover. At
another point some Canadian Pa-
cific railroad employes were endeav
oring to drive back the flames from
the railroad property. Edward Luky-
nan, foreman, and a section man,
name unknown, were surrounded by
the flames and both perished. It is
feared other fatalities from prairie
fires have occurred, as fires were
raging on all sides last night.
THAT WARNING TO SPAIN.
WASHINGTON, . Oct. 13.— N0 official
utterence could be obtained today re-
garding the statement contained in the
Washington dispatch to the New York
World that Secretary Olney had inti-
mated to the Spanish government that
Spain will be held responsible for any-
thing that, may occur- through failure
of the authorities at Havana to recog
nise Consul General Williams as a
diplomatic agent, as Secretary Olney
declined to discuss the subject, and
Spanish Minister Lome is out of the