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HOSING GETS REfIDY
CHAIRMAN OF THE DEMOCRATIC
STATE CENTRAL COMMITTEE
SELECTS HIS ADVISERS ALSO.
8. J. MOSIER, OF STILLWATER, MK.\.
TIONBD I\ COIRBCnO> WITH
CONGRESSIONAL \OMIN ATIOX.
\ \TIONAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY >lE\
Are Also Losing; Xo Time — Names for
the County Organization Vnder
Chairman Rosing, of the Democratic
state central committee h?-s secured
room* 114-:17 in the Globe building
for headquarters, and will be found
therein from today. Yesterday Chair
man Rosing held a conference with
some of the leaders of the party and
selected his executive committee. Sec
retary Elect E. M. Pope, of Mankato,
arrived in the city early In the day
and assumed the duties of the office.
Assistant Secretary Quist, of Minne
apolis, came down during the after
noon and had a conference with his
superiors as to his duties. Mr. Rosing
Bays the work of the campaign will be
pushed at once and a conference of
the executive committee will be called
for an early day. The new committee
Is as follows: L. A. Rosing, chairman;
T. J. McDermoot, of St. Paul; P. B.
Winston, of Minneapolis; J. G. Brown,
of Duluth; and J. W. Craven, of Nor
Meetings under the auspices of the Sound
Money club will be held ihis evening as fol
First Ward— Case and Arcade streets; C. J.
Berryhill and L. T. Chamberlain, speakers.
s. , ond Ward — Second street and Bates ave
nue; T. D. Sheehan and Louis lietz, speakers.
Seventh Ward— Albion Hall. E. H. Ozmun,
F. A. Andrews and M. L. Countryman, speak
* • •
There was considerable activity about
Republican headquarters yesterday and
many callers from points in the state.
B. F. Howard, of Duluth, paid his re
spects to the powers that be. The Be
publicana don't give the Towne ad
herents credit for a great deal of sin
oerity and vice versa. According to the
Republican view. Towne is already
beaten and losing ground daily; while
the free silver people claim that Towne
is gaining votes everwhere, and will
carry Duluth two to one. There's noth
ing for the outsider to do but listen to
both tales and take his choice. Dar
Reese was also a caller at headquarters
and told of the high hopes intertained
by Republicans in and about Hutchin
s-on in McLeod county. Reese was in
ITutchinson with Rosswell G. Horr '
who is stumping the state for McKin
lcy. Horr, by the way, spent yester
day in Minneapolis and went to Fergus
Falls last night where he will speak
Tim Byrnes dropped in during the
afternoon and had a short talk with i
EH Warner relative to the National I
Republican league convention, which \
meets in Milwaukee beginning Tuesday j
next. It was conceded by Mr. Byrnes
that the full strength of the Minne
sota delegation, of 38 members, would
attend together with many others who
arc interested in the work of the lea
* • ♦
Dr. rlahn, Theo. Sander, and Secre
tary Fittman, of the German-Ameri
r-an- Sound Money club, will go to New S
T'm Saturday to address an audience
of German-Americans on topics that
arc now uppermost In the campaign.
A sound money club will also be or
ganized at the same meeting.
The secretary was busy yesterday
fit nding out sound money literature to
Hermans in various parts of the state.
In the mail advices received at head
quarters, was a letter from the presi
dent of a newly organized club at Min
newiska, indicating much interest in
the movement in that section. The
club starts with a membership of 45
* * *
M. Mullen, of New Ulm, was a caller
at the rooms of the National Demo
cratic party yesterday. "There are
plenty of good sound money Demo
crats down our way," he said. "Most
of the old line Dems like John Lind
ar.« out for free silver, but the recruits,
are out for a solid currency. We will
poll a big vote for sound money in my
county, where the national party will
be strongly organized."
* * *
Frank Day was in town yesterday.
When asked if he would accept Me-
Cleary's challenge to debate on the
lss-ues of the campaign, he replied that
he probably would after he had ar
ranged matters connected with his own
* * •
Democrat? of the Fourth district do
not propose to allow the Republicans
to have a walk-away in the congres-
Monal fight. - There is plenty of avail
able timber and it is a fact that there
is rather an embarrassment in select
ing a. candidate from the many names
that have been mentioned, any one of
whom it is thought can win. There is
a strong sentiment in favor of Judge
Willis, if he can be persuaded to re
sign from the bench to make the can
vass. There is also a feeling that the
party would be strengthened if the
candidate should be selected from out
side St. Paul. Those who favor this
artion mention the name of B J
Mosier, of Stillwater. Mr. Mosier'is a
member of the state central committee
and a strong and popular man in the
district. It is believed by many that
his name would be a strong one be
fore the people, and that his nomina-
Awaraed Highest Honors,
MOST PERFECT MADE.
\ pur« Grr»p« Cream of Tartar Powd-r
i'ie< from AcmcrU, Afcm or any other tdultsrar'
40 YEARS THE STANDARD.
tion would be a strong political move
is urged by many.
* * *
The Democratic county committee
will have quarters in the Globe
building:, and regular meetings will be
held Monday and Thursday evenings
hereafter. An executive committee of
five will be named to assist the chair
man and active work of the campaign
will begin at once.
* * *
The committee appointed to select a
county committee to organize the Na
tional Democratic party in Ramsey
county, met at the Merchants yester
day at noon. Those present were R.
A. Smith, Crawford Livingston, Dr.
Schrader, J. J. McCafferty, J. J. Wat
son, A. E. Boyeson, B. F. Murphy, Dr.
A. J. Stone, Norman Fetter, T. A.
Prendergast and Peter Daly. The com
mittee was authorized to select the
names of not less than fifty persons
known to have sympathy with the
movement, such selection to be made
from each ward of the city and from
each country town. The work pro
gressed favorably yesterday, but as it
was deemed advisable to increase the
membership to at least seventy-five
names the organizing committee ad
journed to meet again at 2 o'clock this
afternoon. In the meantime consulta
tion will be had with party leaders in
the various wards and towns and the
full county ticket will be announced
so that work raav proceed at once.
* • •
Thomas F. Martin, of the Eighth
ward, is a candidate for the office of
county auditor, subject to the will of
his friends, the Democrats. "Tom" has
many friends in the party and as he
has been an active campaigner in the
past eight years or more, his friends
think he should be rewarded with the
nomination. Mr. Martin was a county
commissioner in 1890-92, and declined
a renomination when his term expired.
Eighth ward residents have tendered
him a nomination for the legislature
without opposition, but he prefers to
make the race for county auditor.
* * «
There will be a Republican meeting
of the First precinct, Seventh ward
this evening at 376 Dayton avenue.
* * ♦
The Bimetallic league meets tonight
at Labor hall. Gen. Pope, of Mankato,
will be the speaker.
AHEM AXD MIRPHY,
Another Act Played in Their Long
Peter Murphy, against whom it had
been charged that he had spat upon
and reviled Officer Ahem and other
wise evidenced contempt for that rep
resentative of the police department,
had his hearing in the police court yes
terday afternoon before Judge Twohy.
Not only was Murphy discharged but
the court in passing judgment, took
occasion to censure Ahem in such se
vere terms as to move the officer him
self to remark afterward that he "had
been placed on trial instead of the
prisoner." Ahem testified that on the
day in question a gentleman com
plained to him of Murphy and he went
to a restaurant on Sibley street, near
Fourth, where he knew Murphy to be, j
as he said, to see that he did not j
cause any more trouble. As he stood
outside of the place, Murphy stepped
partly through the door and, after
spitting at him several times, did suc
ceed In lodging some saliva on his coat
sleeve, whereupon Murphy laughed.
Then he spoke to Murphy, who replied
by telling him to go somewhere. It
was at this juncture that he put Mur
phy under arrest. Two witnesses cor
roborated the statements of the officer
as to the spitting, and said that it ap
peared to them that Murphy was try
ing to spit upon Officer Ahem.
Murphy, on the other hand, declared
that he was merely trying to expector
ate through the grating on which
Ahem was standing, and was perfectly
Innocent of any attempt to soil the
trim-looking blue uniform or heap in
dignity upon the wearer thereof. The
principal efforts of the defense, how
ever, were directed to show that
Ahem, after placing Murphy under ar
rest, had laid violent hands upon his
prisoner and had used unnecessary
force. Three witnesses declared that
they had seen the officer strike Mur
phy with his hand and that the latter's
conduct had not been so violent as to
warrant any such action. Ahem, in
his cross-examination, had denied that
he struck Murphy, but admitted that
the prisoner might have received a
bruise which appeared on his face in a
scuffle which they had after the arrest
and which he said was caused by an
effort on Murphy's part to get away
Judge Twohy, in dismissing the case,
said that there appeared to him to ex
ist in the neighborhood of the depot a
rather unhealthy state of affairs which
was contributed to in a measure by the i
hotel runners. He did not think, how
ever, that Officer Ahem should assume
that those with whom he came in con
tact felt antagonistic to him and re
garded him as a public enemy, but
rather that he should take the position
of a protector of the public. As for
the prisoner, the court had some pre
vious knowledge of him. He had In
the past violated the law and had been
punished for it.but the ccurt could also
bear witness to the fact that he had
been arrested unjustly on some occa
sions. Because a man had violated the
law it did not necessarily follow that
he should be arrested and punished
whenever seen by an officer, and In the
present instance the court could see no
motive on Murphy's part to commit the
act ascribed to him.
At the conclusion of the case Murphy
remarked to some of the bystanders
that he was "not through with that
man yet," and it is understood that he
wiil make a complaint against Ahem
for assault and battery.
DIPLOMAS FOR TEACHERS.
Normal School Presidents Consider
ing the Question of Diplomas.
Irv.'in Shepard, Edward Searing and
George R. Kleeberger, presidents of
the state normal schools at Winona,
Mankato and St. Cloud, respectively,
met at the Windsor hotel last night to
consider some plan for the issuance and
Indorsement of diplomas to the gradu
ates of the normal schools. It is the
intention to have these diplomas have
the effect of certificates, and the holders
thereof will be duly qualified to teach
in the public schools of the state. The
report of the three presidents will be
submitted to the state superintendent i
of public instruction for approval.
LOCAL XEWS XOTES.
Corner of St. Peter and Tenth streets
contains the most comfortable suites !
of rooms In the city. Steam heat, hot !
water and elevator service. Prices i
moderate. Apply to Luther S. Cushing,
Endicott building, or to superintendent
More Elevators Secured.
WIXONA, Minn., Aug 19.— The Interstate
fclevator company, organized this summer
to operate a line of fourteen elevators in
Northern lowa, has largely increased its fa
cilities for business by the purchase from
Archer £ Howe, ol St. Paul, of an additional
line of twenty-one elevators in South Dakota
south of Iroquols. The two lines h&ve a coml
Dined storage capacity of about 1,000.000 bush-
I L* T 2i* col ? pftny is planning to handle about
3. W0, (>00 bushels thin i«uoo.
THE SAINT PAUL GLOBE: THURSDAY, AUGUST 20, 1896.
POSHING IT ALONG
CITY ENGINEER RUNDLET IN
CLINED TO THINK PAVIXG
AY ILL BE DONE}
IN TIME FOR ENCAMPMENT.
GREATER PROGRESS BEING MADE
THAN THE PUBLIC IS
FIFTH STREET TO BE ALL ARIGHT.
The Only Doubt Is About Robert
Street, But That May be Dnn»
Citizens who are observing the prog
ress of the work on East Fifth street
and Robert street, from Third to Sev
enth, are wondering how those streets
are to be completely paved before the
G. A. R. encampment sets in. Judging
from present appearances, the task
looks impossible to the average behold
er, especially in the case of Robert
street, where the paving contractors
have not yet begun to lay the concrete.
But the city engineer says that greater
progress has been made than the gen
eral public is aware of, and he Is In
clined to believe that the job will be
finished in due time. When the paving
contractors take possession of Robert
street, as they will in a day or two,
they will find spaces between the rails
already filled with concrete, as the
street railway company has been lay
ing concrete as fast as it has put in Its
new rails, for the very purpose of ex
pediting the work. Furthermore the
street is already provided with a bed of
concrete upon which the old wooden
blocks rested. The bed will need re
pairing In many places and also a uni
form building up, in order to bring the
asphalt covering up to the former level
of the street, but this will not require
as much time as it would to lay an en
tirely new bed of concrete.
The paving contractors are making
rapid progress on Fifth street, which is
entirely in their possession. The street
has been concreted to its full width
from Cedar to Robert streets, and the
same work is progressing at the lower
end of the street, where another crew
of men are at work. Furthermore,
the north side of the street, between
Wabasha and Cedar streets, which is
to be paved with brick, is completed.
The city engineer says that the as
phalt paraphernalia will be on the
ground today and the contractor will
begin laying the binder coat between
Cedar and Minnesota street. It is ex
pected that all the concrete will have
been laid b ySaturday night.
The Oakland avenue job is not quite
finished, but Mr. Wilson, of the city
engineer's office, says that it will be
completed on the 25th inst.
ONE IN THE WORKHOUSE,
But His Companion, Where la He
A case out of the usual run was
developed in the police court yester
day afternoon through the arraign
ment of a 16-year-old lad named War
ren D. Bowman, on a charge of vagran
cy. One of the principal witnesses was
Mrs. Mary M. Wallerick, who stated
that although she had taken Bowen
Into her home and treated him with
the kindness of a mother for six
months, he induced her 14-year-old son
to run away with him about a year
ago. The Wallerick boy has not been
seen since, and Bowen, when ques
tioned, said they had been separated
while trying to steal a ride on a train
from Chicago to Kansas City. The
police give Bowen rather a bad reputa
tion and he was sent to the work
house for 30 days.
CONDUCTORS' WIVES ORGANIZE.
Form an Auxiliary to the Railway
Wives of the members of the order of
Railway Conductors, met at Bowlby
hall. Sixth and Robert streets, yester
day afternoon, for the purpose of form
ing an auxilliary on the same lines as |
tha;t of the Railway Conductors. The |
selection of a name for the new organiz- j
ation was postponed until the next
meeting. Mrs. J. H. Moore, of Toledo,
Ohio, the grand president, will be in
the city after the encampment, and
will install the officers and bring the
charter which has been sent for. The
officers of the organization are: Presi
dent, Mrs. J. C. McCall; vice president,
Mrs. D. E. Hickey; secretary, Mrs. T.
Sullivan; treasurer, Mrs. M. N. Goss;
senior sister, Mrs. John Leonard;
junior sister, Mrs. C. Farrell; guard,
Mrs. James Cardie; committee on mem
bers, Mrs. E. R. McGiben. Mrs. J. W.
Neville, Mrs. J. A. Staple'ton, Mrs. T.
Sullivan, and Mrs. C. Sparrow.
STATE GETS THE ESTATE.
Daniel iSlcnlnn'x Heir* Could Not
He I omul.
After worrying along for seven years
in the probate ccurt and likewise in
the hands of the lawyers, the estate of
Daniel Riordon has escheated to the
State of Minnesota. During this per
iod the value of the estate has dwindled
from approximately $2,000 to $800.
Daniel Riordan died in St. Louis in
the year ISB9, leaving a house and lot
in St. Paul. The proceedings to prove
heirship began in November, 1889, but
no genuine heirs have ever been dis
covered. Some months ago an elderly
couple named Wolf claimed consan
guinity with the late Mr. Riordan, but
in the opinion of the probate court,
their claim was unfounded.
Yesterday, Judge Willrich closed the
final chapter in the case by signing an
order directing that the estate escheat
to the state.
DEATH CAME TO LACKIE.
Chicago Man Who Shot Himself
Finally Passes Away.
The death of Percival Lackie, who
shot himself with suicidal intent last
Tuesday night at Wildwood. and has
since been at the city hospital, occurred
yesterday morning. An autopsy, con
ducted by Drs. Aucker, Ohage and j
Rothrock, showed that the bullet,
which had located in the brain, had
become In its passage through the
skull elongated to three times its orig
C. F. Lackie. of Chicago, brother of
the deceased, will take the remains to
Toronto, the home of the family.
Rev. C. Peterson's Side of It.
To the Editor of the Globe.
In your issue of Wednesday. Aug. 19. there
appeared an article headed "To the Citizens
of St. Paul," which tended to present me in
a false light and make it appear as though
I were an imposter. It is my duty therefore
as a Christian minister and the pastor of
St. James A. M. E. church, of Minneapolis, to
HOW ARE YOUR KIDNEYS?
I think it was a God-send to me in reading
your advertisement of Dr. Hobbs' Sparagus •
Kidney Pills. I was suffering so much pain
in my kidneys that when I wanted to turn
over on my side in bed. I was obliged to
move very slowly from the severe pain. I
have taken two boxes of your pilU, and fee) I
so much relieved that 1 can turn over in bed
at ease. I would not be without a box of
them. I think them a God-send. JAMES G
WELDON, 1688 Vint gtreet, Philadelphia, Pa'
reply to said article, espeolally so since It
was signed by the pastor and trustees of the
St. James A. M. E. church of St. Paul. These
gentlemen well know that I am the pastor
of the St. James A. M. E. church of Minne
apolis and have been for more than five
months last past, I preached the last quarter
ly sermon last month at the St James A. M.
E church In St. Paul at the urgent invitation
of Rev. S. B. Jom», the pastor, who is one
of the signers of ti\e article referred to. I
have solicited somortn St. Paul for my church
in Minneapolis, but no one has ever in any
way been led by me to believe that my
church was in St. ff> a ul. Furthermore, each
envelope has plaisfly printed thereon Rev.
C. Peterson, pastor. I have full authority
to solicit for the cause. Indicated on the en
velopes I use— the plan having been ap
proved of both by the trustees of my own
Church and by the presiding elder of this,
the St. Paul district. These facts could easily
have been ascertained If they were not al
ready known by me signers of the article.
For further information I respectfully refer
those concerned to the presiding elder, Rev.
A. A. Burlelgh, 547 Fuller street, St. Paul
_ , Cornelius Peterson,
Pastor of St. James A. M. E. church, Min
THEIR 111 SIJHESS WITH PI RPS.
Mayor Doran Appoints New Lot of
The mayor completed the list of new
dog catchers and assistants yesterday
by appointing Steve Halpin and Frank
James as catchers and John King as
an assistant. The newly appointed
force will begin work today.
The total receipts from the issuing
«,,°. og "censes amount thus far to
« i j whlch sum. however, does not
include the collections of the dog cat
chers during the past two days. Of
the J3,u75 received by the city, the city
cl *r k took in $1,736. The balance was
collected by the dog catchers.
It cost the city $700.00 in round num
bers to employ the dog catchers for
one month. The expense will be the
same for the month just begun, but it
is doubtful if the receipts will much
more than cover the expenditure.
Would He Seiie the Road.
stftV^; K^ ks ° n flled tne secretary of
trn R^n^v ay a lien on the J «<*son South
in itf^nw y com P an y- a debt contracted
is $401 05° on - The am ° Unt of his claim
City Sued for Damage!,
$2JmH»™ Wilkin / On has sued the city for
to hSv r tw P erson *l injuries alleged
walk CaUSed by a defec "ve side-
GOV. MORTON'S GtEST.
Bryan Paid a Vtaltto Morton's Sum
10 TIP T P .f ED HOOK, N. Y. Aug. 19.
IJ.— This afternoon Mr. and Mrs. Bryan
started out with their host and the us
ual train of newspaper men for "a quiet
drive." It ended, as usual, in a brass
band hurrah time at Rhinebeck, a
Place of 1,200 inhabitants, about 12
miles from here, where the candidate
stopped for supper. The party after
leaving Red Hook drove by the beauti
ful river residence of the Astors, Chan
lers and other wealthy people, until
they reached the home of Gov Levi P
S tOn f % E « er »»e. The superinten:
dent of the place had received a tele
phone message from Gov. Morton's
private secretary, t Col. Ashley Cole that
Mr. Bryan was noted in the news
papers as going to Ellerslie, and if
r!n« C^ me ~v, show him ever y attention
possible. The residence was inspected
and the party took carriages and went
S n tO > ? aC °^ A - Ru PP e rt's summer
place. Returning, a stop was made at
an open air church picnic, where the
party was haild and asked to come in
They went in Mr. Bryan paying two
dollars for the party. It was the sum
mer fair of the Hillside Methodist
At Rhinebeck, half a hundred peo
v vT c I c in waitin S when the party
alighted. The hotel, the Rhinebeck
presided over by a Republican, was
decorated with bunting, and as the
party dined the. crowd grew larger In
a very short time it was decided to
give a welcome to the candidate and
wt« rSe , fc E sselste l«. a Republic^
was selected to welcome Mr. Bryan in
a purely social way to the village A
brass band played in front of the hotel
and Mr. and Mrs. Bryan, having fin
ished supper, received a number of
people on the hotel piazza. A little later
Mr. Bryan appeared on the hotel bal
cony and was heartily applauded. Mr
Esselstein made a few remarks to the
assembled people, about 300 in number
X°u^ s Mr - Blyan as a soc!a l guest
and bidding him welcome to the village
as a friend of the people. There were
cheers when the silver candidate came
to the front of the balcony to speak
He was frequently interrupted with ap
plause, his speech being practically an
appeal for the thoughtful consideration
and a free use of the ballot according
to conscience. At. the conclusion of the
affair, the party went back to Mr Per
rine s home.
BRYAX A-B CLEVELAND.
He Will Speak There Late This
CLEVELAND, 0., Aug. 19.-A dis
patch was received today from William
i ~Pl an> s *V [n 8 he -would be in Cleve
land Aug. 31, and would speak here in
the evening. A change in dates had been
suggested, but Mn Bryan said he could
give no other day: to Cleveland A
meeting will be held tomorrow between
the executive committee of the Bryan
and sewall Silver club and the Popu
list congressional committees of the
two Cleveland dfetricts to arrange for
the reception of Mr. Bryan.
GAY DAXDIES OP FLOREXCE.
Vounu Men of Wealth Who Make
Themselves Ridiculous by Their
The rich young men of Florence m-kp
themselves rather ridiculous in thefr ™7gh
M«i ar i ß> P rimr °se-yellow gloves and le|s
clad I" leather from the knees. They alto
excite the derision of the couple or so of
enterprising English bookmakers who cry the
odds in their midst in English. For they are
chary of their 5-lire pieces, and do not lose
wnh grace, even as they express themselves
somewhat queerly in their business transac
tions in a tongue not their own. But they
are not specimens of the true-born Floren
tine. Their inherited nature has got more
than a little adulterated. The very dogs at
their high heels have- been beaten into a
mood that compels them to ape the sane
troid that is believed to be a feature of the
British dog as of the Englishman. They are
totally unlike the ordinary dog of Florence
which capers and barks and wags its tail lii
the grass and flowers of the park with all
the vivacious "abandon" of its master or
Between the unspoiled and high-born Floren
tine and the ordinary native there is com
paratively little dHfereace on all material
points. The one has more money than the
other— that is about! all. He has 'a heart of
just the same size, and is just as willing to
let his heart be th«i monitor of his actions
From vulgar pride- he is gloriously free
John Evelyn, who was' here in 1644. make a
note of che conduct of the grand duke who
sold wine in the ba*em*Bt of the Pitti palace
and was- not ashamed to do so, "wicker bot
tles dangling over -even the chief entrance
into the palace serving ;for a vintner's bush."
It does one good to rthink of such condescen
sion, assuming, as aone well may, that the
wine was of fair quality. But Florence has
never been disresp«Etf»l toward the trades
man since the daye ef Medici, with their
pawnbroker's sign for * coat of arms. She
remembers, too, th»t more of her geniuses
were lowly born than of lofty parentage,
and she loves geniuses -for the rare emotions
with which they provide her. These must,
however, be of the first order of great men.
Commonplace cleverness is scarcely more
than respectable here, and the mere clever
person (man or woman) who makes a tire
some claim for recognition as a ge&ius in
Florence is likely to become only a butt for
the glib jests that fall as easily from Floren
tine tongues at courtly phrases.
One Possible Reform.
"You talk about 'woman in journalism!'
How much better would the printing offices
be if you women were running them, any
"Well, they would have cleaner towels."
(Silk Headquarters of the North west) Globe.— B-20-m
Sixth and Robert Streets. St. Paul.
LET US HELP YOU SAVE
Money. We will save you something- on any article you buy
at this store. Come in today, and let us prove it.
Under Muslins. Second Floor Wash Goods Department.
Fine Muslin Drawers, em- „ , „ , _ , _^ ,
broidery trimmed, for 250 est English Percales, 36inches
** wide, fast colors, worth 12% c Q
Fine Muslin Umbrella Skirts a yard. Special for Thurs- f\C
for $1.25 day VV
Fine Black Sateen Skirts, Special prices on Ail-Wool Bunt
lined, and 6-inch flounce, for $1,00 ia g Flag-s, all sizes from sto 30
SO dozen Ladies' Colored Hem-
For today only— a lot of P stitched Union Handkerchiefs, P
extra fine Celluloid Side f)r worth 10c and 12>£c each, for "1(7
Combs. Special, per pair vv Thursday. * /v
WATSON IS Ifl IT
FUSION DEALS THAT NEGLECT HIS
RIGHTS WILL NOT BE RECOG
SILVER MEN THE BANKERS.
THE DEMOCRATS AND POPULISTS
ARE NOT FLUSH WITH READY
THREE HEADQUARTERS IN A ROW.
Democratic, Silver and Populist Na
tional Committees Are Now
Innder One Roof.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 19.— The Pop
ulist and Silver party national execu
tive committees today arranged to
open their headquarters in Wormley's
l'otel, adjoining those of the Demo
cratic congressional committee and the
branch headquarters of the national
Democratic committee. This will place
all the silver h.eadquarters under one
roof and enable the respective manag
ers to work in harmony. Vice Chair
man Stevens, of the silver party com
mittee, and Secretary Diddendorfer,
will be in charge of the silver head
quarters. George Keeney will have
charge of the organization of the sil
ver clubs. The plan of organization
and other details about the campaign
will be made public tomorrow. Chair
man Lane, it is understood, will de
vote his time almost entirely to the
work of raising funds. It is expected
that the silver committee will furnish
the Populist committee with a large
amount of literature, as the latter
committee, like the Democratic com
mittee, probably will be hampered a
good deal for the want of funds. Sen
ator Faulkner, chairman of the Dem
ocratic congressional committee, speak
ing of the lack of funds tonight, did
not hesitate to say that the sources of
revenue in past campaigns, principally
in New York city, had not and would
not respond, and that the committee
would have to depend on small con
tributions from the people.
Chairman Butler, of the Populist
committee, was asked the following
"In view of your statement yester
day to the effect that the Populist can
didates are Bryan and Watson, and
will be until the close of the campaign,
and will be earnestly supported to the
end without discriminations for or
against either, what will be the posi
tion of your committee with reference
to those states where Democrats and
Populists have fused by the latter tak
ing the state ticket and the former
all of the electoral ticket?"
"We have no official information,"
he replied, "that this has been done
in any state, but if it has been done or
is contemplated, the national committee
will not approve or recognize it. The
highest law in any party is the action
of its national convention. No organiz
ation can be disloyal to such supreme
authority, without arraying itself in
direct and hostile opposition to the
national convention. Our national con
vention nominated Bryan and Watson
by an overwhelming majority and it
is the duty of every loyal Populist to
support both of these candidates earn
estly and loyally, and besides, Watson
stands for what Bryan stands for, and
therefore Bryan and Watson is the on
ly ticket that represents the principles
that the People's party believes in,
and has contended for from the be
ginning. Mr. Sewall is no more the
candidate of the People's party than is
Mr. Hobart. The executive committee
will see that the action of our national
convention is maintained in every
state, but if there should arise dis
affection or disloyalty to either of our
candidates in any state, then we are
sr.re that there are true Populists In
such state who will support the whole
ticket, and such alone will be recognized
by our national committee."
"Does this mean you will insist upon
a straight-out Bryan and Watson ticket
In every state?"
"No, but it means that wherever
Populists and Democrats join forces on
the electoral ticket that there must be
a due and proper recognition of each
party's candidate by a just and equit
able division of electors supporting the
candidates of the respective parties."
Senator Butler was asked what effect
this announcement would have upon the
fusion in Kansas, where the Populists
took the state ticket and the Demo
crats the electlral ticket, but he de
clined to go into specific details, saying
that his announcement related to the
general policy of the committee. The !
statement of Mr. Butler was said to be j
the unanimous expression of the com
Branch Headquarter* to Be Opened
WASHINGTON, Aug. 19.— The exec
utive committee of the Populists de-
cided today to establish a branch
headquarters at Chicago, which will be
in charge of George M. Washburn, of
Massachusetts, the main headquarters
to remain at Washington. The com
mittee also selected a finance commit
tee for. the campaign, consisting of H.
W. Reed, of Georgia; C. F. Taylor, of
Philadelphia, and Treasurer Rankin, of
Indiana. Chairman Butler will be giv
en full control of the Populist cam
paign, and in addition he will be chair
man of the Populist congressional cam
paign committee. The silver party,
the Populist party and the Democratic
party have tried to make arrangements
to have headquarters in this city in the
same building. Partial arrangements
have been made but there is a little
hitch on terms with the agent of the
Chairman Faulkner, of the Demo
cratic congressional committee, says
that the committee will not put any
speakers in the field until after the
first of September. He says that the
committee is short qf funds and can
not send many speakers out, but must
rely largely upon literature to reach
the people. Vice Chairman Stevens,
of the silver party, said today there
would be a branch headquarters of the
silver committee at Chicago, which
would look after the Western states
campaign, especially as to the speak
ers. It is the intention of the commit
tee to send from Washington a great
deal of literature and give special at
tention to the organization of cam
paign clubs of silver Republicans who
will support Bryan.
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