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CONTEST IN GREENVILLE.
INDFPFM'FM \.\DID.\TF. FOR
sllFHIFP Im IMiolMJ).
W. F. V , r.im of Austin Ls Sc*bcUhI to
(>|i|m?w HeiulrU H?stor Following
I-:? uiiik Fwnt*.
Greenville. (>? t. '" -The tares* re?
markable gathering of a political -.a
tare held lu Green? die for many years
was the mass meeting; of the citizens
of Greenville county .it th-? DSSSfSl of
trsde rooms tonlg it. for the purpose
of formalU aiol euVctively launching
an Indepf ndeut ear dtdatu for the office
of sheriff of this ounty. The result
of the Catherine was a unanimous In?
dorsement of W. Verdtn of Austin
townanlp, as the Independent candi?
date so oppose Hendnx Hector for this
highest executive office of the county.
In the meeting were men from all
walks of life, the mill operativen, the
farmer, the clerk, the merchant, the
mlQ superintendent. the mill presi?
dent, the hanker, the broker and the
barber were ull represented. A more
comprehensive collection of men
would be very difficult to find.
The meeting was the culmination
< ' the opposition to Hector because
of the part be took in the arrest af
Ullreath. Oosnell and Phillips. The
meeting wis not extensively ad\er
ttsed. being more is the nature of a
voluntary uprising of the conservative
but outraged cltixens. Of the approxi?
mately ISO men who were on hai.d
perhaps 25 gavt expression to their
views. The keynote of all these
speeches was that the oath of the
primary was absolved because of the
fsct that matters have now risen
above the standard of politics. The
question aa these speakers put it, Is
ao longer one of loyalty to a more
or less perfunctory form, but of
loyalty to the manhood, prestige, dig?
nity snd welfare of the county. As
oaa of the gentlemen who addressed
the gathering stated the call was no
longer one of politics but of simple
manhood and decency. It was pointed
out that the movement on foot is not
one to spilt the Democratic party, but
to preserve it from men who would
GRFI NYII.I.K HKS DISCHAROF.D.
Warrant.? Against t.lheath, Phillips
and tiosnell Are Withdrawn by the
Oreenvllle, Oct. 3- ?' o. K. Maul
din. Esq., attorney for the prosecution,
withdraws this warrant. Therefore no
charges exist against this defendant,
and be is honorably discharged by this
bo wrote the \eneratde ('apt. Strad
ley this afternoon across the back of
the warrants Issued for the police in?
spector. Jeff F. Oilreath; Patrolman
A. A. Phillips and Constable Heube?,
Oosnell. charging them with lib.-rating
T i Vaughan from the county jail
The judgment of the court was In?
scribed on the Instruments upon which
these well known and i?-p.ct..l eiti
sens were conti rod in Jail last Sunday
night sfter the prosecution had re
quested that the warrans be with?
drawn, as they were unable to then
produce the evtgsjgsrg necessary to
make out a prlma facie case against
The last scene In the rather dra
mstw episode was enacted in the
rooms of the board of trade, where
Magistrate Stradley was forced to re?
pair In order tu accommodate the
scores of people vho crowded in to
hesr the proceedings.
it was the hour set for the prellm
Insry hearing of the case agi.nst
Messrs. Ollreuth. Phillip? and Oos?
nell. but Instead of a preliminary
being gone Into, the session resulted
In an argument tsyr and against a post?
ponement -f the hearing, at which
tln.e the prosecution ?-d a with?
drawal of the warrants, for the rea?
son that it whs urtaM. to pgadSJOl Its
witnesses and the r\ubn<e.
( II\Ri.FSTOVs OHFVT FAIR.
i w sj gejssAi Fleet of fftgMsatpg will
Help Make Tiling Interesting.
Charleston ro\? ; does things by
hshes. as Is shown >>y the way it has
taken hold of its County Fair, to be
held during the week of November
lAth to MfJfsj Itltt it. ports sasalM
from the elty show that not only will
Charleston have one of the greatest
county fur* ? . .r held in the Slate but
that In addition will have the Ugdtftd
Stste? fleet of warships; thirteen bat
*<eships of the first class, and about
twenty-tue or more cruisers. torpedo
boats and other auxiliary vessels
The programme now mapped out
by the elty for Ho- entertainment of
the ofTh er? and men of the Meet is of
a most elaborate order. The mm
mitte?, in charge of the programme
r. presents all classes of Hie loriinu
nity. sjSjgfl man being known as a
hustler. Generally speaking the , |
tert ilnment will consist of tie | d Hports.
sjsjsjatlc sports. Joint army arid na\>
parade-*, barbecues, oyster roasts
smokers, balls and fair ground i nt* r
BOCK Hil l- TO COM*: ACROSS.
<.??mI Ti.wn" Will Halse rund of
ti.n.oon for Bssnatt of Mi Chamber
Rock Hill. < ?ct. J-.e \t i me? nn?
of the executive committee of tlo>
ofcasnber of commerce of tins clt)
yesterday morning, et which Harold
M Weif Ol SM l'rate i*- ", Cal., was
present, it was de? Ided t.. make | d?al
w iih Mr. Weir to make a < anva.-s ,.f
this city In the Interest of the cham?
ber of eejsjsjsjerce and If possible to
raise ? fuBd of $15.00??. payable $">,
000 each year for three years. The
canvass will begin this morning and
run for three days. Mr. Weir is the
man who helped raise the funds for
gperteaburg and OreenviUc recently.
si \ WAI.I. IXIR NAVY VARD,
Improvement One of Most lui|>ortant
rinnned for Charleston Yard.
Charleston. Oct. 29.?A sea wall
extend'ng from the head of the dry
dock to the coaliug pier, with a mod?
ern wharf in front, affording in the
Interval between a sheltered harbor
f ?r torpedo craft, is one of the im?
provements at the Navy Yard that
will be provided for by appropriation
at the next session of Congress in Lb -
cember, according to a statement made
last night by Hear Admiral J. M.
Helm, who has just returned from
Washington. The proposed improve?
ment will cost about $300,000. Admir?
al Helm says that Senator Tillman
has fathered the scheme and that its
success is now assured.
This is one of the biggest improve?
ments announced for the Navy Yard
within the recent past. It will insure
for the torpedo boat destroyers and
torpedo vessels a sheltered harbor,
eliminating all possibility of the samll
vessels being blown nshore as was the
ease during the hurricane of August
27. 1911. The w harf w ill extend north
and south, parallel to the sea wall,
with about 2)0 feet space between.
About a quarter of the distance from
the northern end of the wharf a pier
or bridge will extend from 'he wall
to the wharf in front, and over this
will run a spur of the yard railroad
tra< k, giving car facilities for the
hauling of such goods to and from the
whurf as may be required to be mov?
The sea wall to be built will be
similar to that around the BoulSVStd
in the city. The wharf in front will
be of modern construction. Along the
sea wall on the inside are to be built
necessary storehouses, for use of the
WOMEN VOTE IN SIX STATES.
All rat-tie- show Hulf Appreciation
of Suffrage Vote.
Washington, Oct. 2s.?In the gene?
ral election two weeks from today
women will vote in six States. Cali?
fornia, Washington, Idaho. Colorado,
Wyoming and Ctah, ? fad which cam?
paign managers of the various par?
ties ha\e taken into consideration.
While the progressive party was the
only one of the three leading politi?
cal organizations to give its ottlcial
stamp of approvul to the ?qual suf?
frage movement, the lb-publican anu
Hemocratic leaden have |h< wn their
appreciation of the Importance of that
movement by enlisting the services
of women workers with an eye to the
result in the six States in which wo-,
men have bees granted the full rights
of the franchise. Those six States
have a total representation in the
elet total college of II votee divided
as follows: California, 1 ?> Colorado
'i ; Idaho, 4 ; Ctah 4j Washington, 7,
GveetejrftRO Store Itohhed and Mule
Stolen at Forcstor.
M analag, Oet It, The Mallard
Lumber company's store | t dreeley
villo was broken Into and robbed of a
lot of goods last Friday night. 1'rl
day morning a strange negro man.
carrying IWO satchels, was seen mar
Porsston, and he was followed for
some distance, Upon seeing that he
wai followed tin- man deposited the
sat< le ts in a dlt< h ami disi ppeered in
a denes swamp. The satchels were
found to contain some of foods stolen
the night before at Qreelei/vllle, i'n
daj night < valuable muri belonging
t.. m igistrate J, R, RU hbourg of
Foreston was stolen and his not been
? ? ? n or neard of BlnCS I? IS SUPPOS? '1
the thief cams out of the swamp
VV h. T>- hS Nad been hldllg, Stole lh<'
mule ami made good his escape, The
man that wai seen vsnh the satchels is
mid to p.- a medium ilssd, black
negro, while Ihe stolen mule was a
medium Rise, black, In good condition
and unite active, though somewhat ad
v in< ed iti age
OreenviUc people ore a law-abiding
people and a OfOdlt to any State
There is missing from this ?|ty and
county that inflammatory putt which
iseme to rule in same counties Ws
ire proad of this fa< t. Would that
every COUaty In South Carolina w gl
the tame?Greenville Piedmont
WILSON WORKING HARD.
I IK.I s SUPPORT or DEMOCRATIC
IK Ki r IN JERSEY.
Enthualastloull) Welcomed by People
in Twu Counties of Home Blute
Burlington, -\*. J., Oct. 80.?Uov.
Wilson admittedly took a long look
ahead today and made a vigorua ap?
peal in two counties hitherto Repub?
lican to send Democrats to the New
Jersey legislature, which convenei
January 1. next.
Whip- the Democratic presidential
nominee touched often on national
issues, he chiefly directed his energy
in the three speeches toward over?
coming the preaent Republican ma?
jority in the state legislature, to in?
sure the choice of a Democratic gov
?nor to succeed himself in the event
of his election to the presidency and
to obtain also a Democratic legisla?
ture on Joint ballot to send William
Hughes to the United States senate.
The governor was enthusiastically
received at Cape May court house,
Wildwood ami Burlington, where he
spoke, but he declared he wa.s not
seeking the suffrages of the people
in his own behalf, but for two instru?
ments?-the Democratic legislature and
a Democratic United States senator to
assist the cause of tho Democratic
party in the nation.
"1 am not standing alone," he said
at Wildwood. "I am not the Demo?
cratic party. I can not as president
or as governor do anything but what
great bodies of free men assist me to
do and If they are for Wilson in Cape
May county they will vote the Demo?
"It* you can not vote for these gen?
tlemen for the legislature do not vote
for me. 1 am not a candidate for a
pedestal. I am not a candidate to be
set up in lonely dignity to suffer the
Intolerable disappointment of being
left alone, unable to do the great
things which the American people
will expect of me if they honor me
with their suffrage. If you can not
back me up, do not put me up all by
myself and then desert me. If you be?
lieve In me, make it possible for me
to do something. No man In a great
commonwealth or in a great nation
can do anything by himself except
talk and if my voice comes back
to me, I shall continue to talk. Hut
talking is not business unless it means
that men are going to be drawn to?
gether by the public discussion of
great Questions Into a common co?
operative irresistible force.
"Do not elect me captain unless
you arc going to give me a team. For
if 1 am captain ami either of those
Republic; n BCmb teams is put along?
side of me, 1 can not d<> anything at
all. What 1 lease with >'ou is this
suggestion?it is a team or nothing.
Is that a bargain'.' You will go back
on nif, you will go back on your
govarnora if you vote for me and do
not give me a team. Therefore, my
bargain, my exhortation to you today
la, uo to the polls and by the re?
sult either give me a team or V< te
for somebody else.
"It is not possible in the next two
veais. or In the next four years for
either branch of the Republican par
ty to get such strength or so many
men In offlc< as to control the several
branch's of the federal government.
Thote is only one organization united
enough, clear enough in purpose, to
do that and that is the Democratic
organisation. You have seen a sample
of Its Service in the State of New Jer?
sey. Has it dealt candidly with you?
Has it tried to (any out the things
that you voted for again and again
before you voted for it in 1910? The
Hemoeratie party did not have any?
thing new to offer you in 1910. It
had only those things that both par?
ties had been promising you for B
generation almost but the difference
was that you voted for the Democrats
I In 1910 and tin y carried out the pro?
gramme which you had voted for In
other Instances and commanded the
Republican party to carry out and
tin y had not carried out, That is the
plain record of the State. The Dem?
ocratic party in New Jersey has
erved you according to its word and
has redeemed every promise that it
"Now it happens that the Demo?
cratic party In the nation is led by
the same man who led the Democrats
In Nen Jersey and l am not aware
of having changed my point of view
or my purpose In the slightest de
gn c "
l ull of Sympathy.
It seems to me." said the sarcastic
man. "that a \\..man who aspires to
serious responsibilities should have
more fortitude than to scream at a
"i was not screaming at the cater
pillar." she answ< red, resolutely, "1
merely cried out in sympath) with tin
i ii no r as l thought of the d unagi
caused by the army \s "i m "
To a man marriage Seems fa
more important before than after
CHARLESTON M \Y If AVK STRIKE
Said i hin l liion Has Been Organised
and Demand for Recognition Will
Charleston, Oct. 29. ? Charleaton
will probably be the next <:lty of this
section, following Augusta and Colum
Ida in having a Street railway strike,
unless, of course, the labor trouble i.s
averted. It was learned t<?day that a
carmen's union has just been organ?
ised, and it is said that a Jew day*
before the opening ot' fair Week, No?
vember 18-23, a demand will he mad<
for tin- recognition <?f the union, ami
perhaps something in tin* matter of
wages. The carmen ate not talking
tor publication and President Gadsden
said today thai he had no official
knowledge of imovement.
Till: ORIGINAL WILSON MAN.
The Governor Say-, lie Lived in In?
diana, but Doesn't Know Hi- Name.
New York Evening Post.
The question as to the identity of
the original Wilson man seems doom?
ed to remain a mystery. Governor
Wilson was asked the other day by
William G. McAdoo, it' be knew who
the man was. and today Mr. McAdoo
received the following reply at the
national Democratic headquarters:
'The original Wilson man," says
the Governor, "is unindentifled, but he
lives in Indiana. In li>00 or early in
1901 a man signing only his initials
wrote a letter to the Indianapolis
News proposing me for the Presi?
"He was absolutely the first Wilson
man, but so tar as I know he has nev?
er been Identified. About that time I
was talking to Richard Watson Gil?
der, who said: "Wilson, I understand
you are suggested for the Presidency?'
" 'The Presidency of what?' I ask?
" 'The Presidency of the United
States." he replied: 'and it was no fool
who suggested the. idea.'
"Now. I told Mr. Gilder," continued
the Governor, "that the idea was all
right, hut I did not want it so care?
fully explained that the man who
suggested the idea was not a fool."
RAILROAD MAN SLAIN BY CLERK.
George c. Thomson, Division Freight
Agent ol" Southern, Killed by
William I Blair.
Greensboro, N. C, Oct. It.?GeO.
C. Thompson, division freight agent of
the Southern railroad, with head?
quarters here, widely known in the
South, was shot and killed by William
P, Blair, chief clerk in his office, at
An effort of Blair to end his own
life when advised by a physician that
Thomson was dying was frustrated
by the physician who wrenched from
his hand a .'.>'2 calibre revolved fresh?
ly loaded. When carried to jail he
muttered in broken sentences regert
of his action and declared he had
killed his best friend. Later he lapsed
into a eemi-comatose state, brought
on his phyeiclan said "by the use of
whiskey during the past week."
Thomson was shot down in Blair'!
borne after he had responded to a
request of his assailant that he come
to his hono lor a few moments. 'Hie
request by Blair was m answer to a
note delivered during the morning and
Signed by Thomson in Which Thom?
son stated that effective November 1
the services of Blair would be no
longer desired in the division freight
Five minutes after Thomson en?
tered the home shots were heard and
when officers forced an entrance
Thomson's body lay in the reception
hall. Five shots had enter* d the body,
four perforating the abdomen.
George G. Thomson was a native
of Culpeper, Va? and was t 8years
old. entered the service of the
Southern at the age of 12 years, and
for the past 1"> years had been divis?
ion freight agent. He is ?? brother of
J, S. B, Thomson, formerly general
freight agent of the Southern, now
business man of Atlanta, and who is
ill in a Richmond hospital, also of
Richard Thomson, a Washington at?
torney. About ihr< e years ago he mar
lied mi-s Hoiiy. daughter of a Bap?
tist minister in Atlanta.
NEW HANK OPENS.
oxer shoo Deposited With Institution
Hagood, Oct. ?Tin- Bank of Ha
good, which was organized a few
Weeks ago, opened ItS dot.is tor busi?
ness yesb rday morning. The building
is very neat and when completed will
be an ornament t.. the town. 'This is
a new enterprise for this section Of
Sumter county and will prove quite
a convi nlence to those who will do
business hei?-. Tin- capital Btoi k Is
110,000, G, v. Lemmon of Humter
In president and 11 M Hlldebrand 's
, ashler. The boat d of dlr< i tors Is
composed of safe und conservative
business men. Over *s"a was dc
posited ss soon as the doors were
..p' ned, showing that it has the con
lid. m e ..r t he people.
Ill lAi Mil \\^ DKI\ I TURKISH
force ii v< k \i ! i i: iiahd
1 H.I! I I \(..
Capture Important Point in Moslem*?
Second Line of Defense ? Crescent
Mil) Retreul 1 uiiln r.
Sofia, Oct. 31, 1.30 a m.?After two
? lays' fighting tii?- Bulgarian army has
gained a complete victory over the
principal Turkish force*. The Turks
have retreated in disorder. The town
of Luleburgas has been taken.
Public attention has been centered
in th.e operations around Adrianople
and the movements of the Bulgarians
against Luleburgas. This town is an
Important point in the. Turkish sec?
ond line of defense which stretches
from the westward to Demotica. Its
character would indicate that this
second line had been broken. Should
this lie the rase tin- Turks probably
would retreat to the Chortu, w hero
they possibly might make a Stand.
SITUATION is OBSCURE.
First Break in Silence Comes With
Account of Bulgarians' Victory in
London, Oct. ?The silence of
Soba concerning the great battle It
Thrace has at last been broken by a
brief dispatch announcing a Bulgar?
ian victory and the capture of the
town of Luleburgas. This dispatch
and equally laconic dispatches from
the Turkish commander contain the
only news yet available and still
leave the situation rather obscure.
The message from Sofia apparently
refers to earlier events while the
dispatches of Xazin Pasha, the Turk-']
ish minister of war, described two
battles from Adrianople in the direc?
tion of Maras, and the other at
Visa, from which it must be inferred
that the engagements are extending
over a long front.
A Sofia dispatch sent before the
capture of Luleburgas was known
throws a new light on the disposition
of the Turkish forces. It is evident
earlier reports of the taking of this
town were premature. It appears that
the Turks' first line of de'ense extend?
ed along the Erkene river, with a
second line from Demotica to Lul
Both sides claim victory, but there
is no reason to doubt that the Turk?
ish second Tint- of defense has be. n
bu ken. I'p to now the Bulgari n.
Official dispatches have been more re
liable than the Turkish.
Nasim Pasha claims victory in the
Visa region. Bofkl is still silent re
gardlng this section and although the
revelations concerning the demoralisa?
tion of the Turkish forces would pre?
dict further defeats, considerable
doubts are expressed here as to the
position of the Bulgarians, their con*
tinually extending lines of communi?
cation and the necessity of keeping a
large investing force around Adri?
anople, might prov. sources of danger
if NaSlm Pasha is able to take a vig?
orous offensiv e action.
That the Bulgarians are bringing
Up all available resources is evident,
according to a dispatch from the cor?
respond* nt of the Vienna Reichspost,
who relates thai Bulgarian reserves
Were arriving all night in the vicinity
No definite news has been received
fr? m the other allied armies since
yesterday. The Montenegrin com*
mander still is hammering at Tara
Evidence of the imminence of ef?
forts of the powers to Intervent' in
favor of peace comes in the official
pronouncemenl of the Bulgarian po?
sition, published in tin- semi-official
Miruj, which plainly declares that the
allies will be deprived of the fruit*
DECLARE MINISTER DEAD.
RCV. W. P. Wolfe Left Spartanbuig
Thirteen Years Ago?Children
Want to sell Property.
8 par tan burg, <>ct. 10.?Thirteen
years ago, Rev. W. P. Wolfe, a promi?
nent Baptist minister of this city left
foi Ashevllle. Since that day no word
has come to his four children from
their father and they have never
found any trace of him. Yesterday
Chas. 1*. Wofford, an attorney of this
city, brought action, seeking to have
the courts declare Rev. Mr. Wolfe
judicially dead, in order that the chil?
dren may dispose of three lots and
two buildings left by the minister.
The law of this State is that after a
person has been away seven years,
without word to his family, the courts
may declare him legally dead. Should
he return, however, he would not be
permitted to regain bis property. The
value of the property, which Is situ
sted on a street named In honor of
Mr. Wolf.-, is approximate!) |5,000.
The price of cotton is advancing a
little, but local receipts continue to
fall behind last year, day by day. If
the crop throughout the cotton State**
is as short as in Sumter county cot*
ton should now be selling above I'?
FAST PACE \T FINISH.
Last Week Before Election Will Bee
Mvd} Timen in Conservative s? w
England?Mi Pnrtiea Will hold
Final Rallies to Gel out Vote.
I loston, Get It.?National and
state campaigns in New England an*
ter ui?<?n tin- last full week befon the
election with representatives of all
Partus actively concerned In getting
out the vote for November Ith? in
Rhode Island, V*ermonl and Maine,
m<?st of the campaigning so far has
been by the Progressives, hut the
other parties have arranged f<?r many
rallies in the closing week.
I ?n the other hand both Massachu?
setts ami New Hampshire have expe?
rienced very lively times politically.
Nightly rallies, ate being held in many
sections of New Hampshire. Thus far
Roh.de Island h.*s had one of the
quietest state campaigns in many
years despite the fact that all three
parties have complete State and con?
gressional tickets in the field.
Governor Johnson of California
will he heard in Maine this week, go?
ing east as far as Hanger to till some
of Colonel Roosevelt's speaking
HAZER FATALLY SHOT.
Frank Powers, of Wake Forest Col
lego. Wounded by Gordon Rhode-.
j Raleigh, N. C, I >ct. 29.?With five
intestinal perforations, Frank Powers,
of Wake Forest, lies in the College
hospital mortally injured, and Gordon
Uhodes, freshman, is held under
heavy bond for shooting Powers this
morning, shortly after midnight.
Powers, son of Dr. J. B. Powers of
the college town, was one of two
masked men who stepped in the street
this morning after Rhodes had return?
ed from taking a girl home.
The freshman declares that he had
been moved to arm himself by con?
stant letters, bulletin board warnings
and signs posted on trees that he "was
too fresh and must be taken down."
lb- declared this morning that he
passed a dense bunch of shri bbery
and the two masked hoys spring at
him. "I shot to frighten them and
one ran," Rhodes declared today.
"Powers came toward me and I again
shot in the air. He fell, exclaiming
that he was shot, and I hurri?d for
Powers declined to divulge his as?
sociate when he came from under an
The college council today made an
all-day effort to find the name of the
MIts. GROVEB CLEVELAND TO BE
Widow of Late i:\-Prevident Author?
izes Announcement of Fngagomont
to Prof. Thos. J. Preston.
Princeton, N. J., Oct. 29.?Mrs.
Grover Cleveland authorizes the an?
nouncement of her engagement to
Thomas Joseph Preston, professor of
archaeology and history of arts of
Wells college. The date of the mar?
riage is not yet determined, but will
he announced later.
Mrs. Cleveland is a graduate of
Wells college and has been a trustee
of that institution since 1S87. Her
Wedding to President Grover Cleve?
land, which took place in the execu?
tive mansion during his first adminis?
tration was one of the notable events
in the history Of the white house. Her
father, Oscar Folsom. was a law part?
ner of Mr. Cleveland, who ui on Mr.
Folsom'fl death in 1^7."?, became Fran?
ces Folsom's guardian.
After the retirement from the Presi?
dency Mr. Cleveland made his home
in Princeton and Mrs. CleVeU nd has
continued to reside there since the
former president died in Reo >. Her
two daughters. Esther and Marion,
and her son. Richard K., ar:? living
w ith her here.
The announcement of the engage- ?
ment was made tonight by President
John drier Hibben of Princeton uni?
Prof. Preston, who is 50 years old,
has bad a most unusual car* er. He
began a college course at Columbia
university, hut ill health interrupted
it. He then entered business life and
made a notable success, accumulating
a substantial fortune. He felt, how?
ever, that his business could not com?
pensate for his abandoned college
career. He gave up his business and,
though nearlng the age of 4 >. went
abroad for two years' study at the
Sorbonne In Paris He returned to
America and took two years of work
at Princeton, where he was awarded
the degree of Litt l>. B. and M. A.
I at the same commencement. He was
also elected to the Princeton chapter
of the Phi Beta Kappa.
Prof. Preston was subsequently
elected follow oi the American school
of Classical Study at Rente and later
was appointed to ;? fellowship of the
Archaelogical institute of America*
Later he took his degree as doctor
of philosphy at Princton and then
was called to his prosenl place at
Mts Cleveland is t^ yeart old.