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Fourteenth Year No 4051
IrioriDs opera house
ion j i routing as
b It Wlllard
r 1 James
OT Jonics
Mary Davenport
Mnrv Tnilspv
1 hose 11 VC Children
Dr Oliver
Parmer Haticl
Harold Ilartlctt
Mrs Fleeter
as Mr Ilatrel
by Ilve An Ail Children
My H octheart Mallueo To Morrow
My Sweetheart Mallueo To Morrow
My Hneetheart Matinee To Morrow
My Sweetheart Matlnco To Mornw
My Hu celhenrt Mattuco To Morrow
Iiiconsenucnceof n disappointment by A com
puny whohadBccurcdthocomlngwcek the
closed aner Saturday ctoter
W until Monday October il when TilE TOUR
ISM will appear
mil uo
1 Last Three Performances of
To Nlnlil Saturday Night and Matinee
Tlip Funniest of Vininy Plaj s
The Qulrrlcallty
During tho play MrUoodnln will give his won
derful Imitation or Celebrated Actors c
Mntlnpc To morrow at our ItiuiAl Cheap Prices
Admission to Dress Circle 23 cents for all
No secured seats rirst come first served
Low er floor M and 75 ccim w 1th no extra chargo
for secure scats
Night lcrformanccs at popular price
Monday October 21 a Hliakespearean Eicnt
tu bo followed by a series of Standard Classic Icr
formaiices Rox aheet now open
Monday October 17 Nlehtly and Tuesday ant
i riuav Aiaiiuris
A Solid Variety Company First nnncarancc oi
the great est of nil Ron ft aim daneo art bun and Com
edian Juilter ntnt loldrleli llarnev J ley no Ida
laMartluo HrothcrH Vamplcrnnd Vldocqllatigh
man and ltumn Max Arrada Ncedham and
Kelly Molllo Wilson Hand era and Dean Daly
Brothers and our droit Stock Company The
bent combination of artKU ever seen in this city
hearty laugh
Grnnd Concert To Nlglit by
Change of Programme Every Evening so27
BAKFLE IlnrotU are Invited to call and tako
cliancefi In lib elegant pnrtrnlt in kIU frame now
on exhibition at llellews 711 7th st n A few
chancer remaining qtl earn oclfr 1t
Yorktown Centennialiss
Potomao Steamboat Co 7th st Wharf
NAIieirlnnlnir MnSDAY OCTOBER 17
Lcavo WASHINGTON each day at S p in re-
turning leave vuiiitn WPieacn nay an p m
Faro to Yorktown and Norfolk i50 each way
Meals and staterooms extra
No second class tickets sold
Note Tho steamer EXCESIOH having been
a bartered by the Congressional Committee will
ro main at Yorktown during the celebration
iiiuxnuAin DimnAiuiiuAin ui uiiu
Fall and Winter Arrangements beginning Oct 1
First class Faro to Yorktown Norfolk and Fort
Monroe S 00
First class Faro to Plney Point and Point Look
out 1 CO
Second class to Plney Point and Point Look
out H 73
Tickets and staterooms for sale and Informa
tion furnished at II W Heeds Sons 1210 F street
northwest Cooks Tours HJl Pennsylvania ave
nue m juaro jimciuuoesiinr maw is ni prin
cipal Hotels H 11 Polkmhnrn next to City Post
ofllce and at Cnmnanvs Olllpo 7th strcet w barf
On and after ThursdayOctobor 12 the JK01UIE
LEAHY wlllstopat Yorktown colngand returning
on her regular trips to Norfolk Tuesdays
Thursda s and Saturdays ocl3
uuuuuu AivrrijNttjiY
Jcncral Superintendent
WM P WELCH Agent oc3
Norfolk and Fortress Monroe
Steamer Lady of the Lake
Leaves Blxtu Btrcet wharf
Monday Wednesday Friday 53op m
Tickets and Staterooms can be secured at office
my7 h
013 Fifteenth street
The Met Boat Gen M C Meigs
becharteredatany time for the Or cat Falls
Apply to
Aqueduct Hrldge
Oeorgetown D C
uuAnuivTitM iv
Corner Twelfth Street aud Pennsylvania Avenue
Tho largest assortment In tho city of fine quality
Ladlps1 Dress Hole Leathers Folio Zino and Pack
lug TYunks Ladles and Mens Satchels and Trav
eling Hags Pocketbooks Shawl Straps etc at tho
established manufactory of
ta SEVENTH STNWopp Odd Fellows Hall
Orer 160 Different Stjrlts and Sizes of Trunks on
HEPAIIUNO Trunks Hags and Harness Re
paired promptly and thoroughly at low rates by
ilrat class workmen jc28o
Is the nama of our new
It Is tho Best Cigar yet offered for tho money
No 1011 Teniia Ave bet Tenth and Eleventh sts
US Fevers Ague and Fevers Bilious Fovers
nnd other dlseftspslnrldent to the season tako
HHOWNINOS HITTERS and you wilt Burcly es
capo them
BROWNINGS BITTERS havo been In uso for
over ttt clvo years and no person was over known
to have chills or bilious fu era whllo using theuo
Hitters For salo by diusglsts and grocers gcuer
BIO Pennsylvania Avpnue
ATivrc AiirNr
n wrrTTAM lttiNTHlt No 1430 New
York Avenue cures Catarrh Bronchitis Diseases
of Lungs Liver and Kldnej s Dyspepsia Neural
gla Rheumatism Parat sis and all Nervous Com
Consultation frco mrl g
702 Ninth street ii w Delicious Ice Cream and
Strawberries constantly on hand ap 7
Tin plates shectlron work flrcplacestovesranges
Airuuces repaired Tin rooting spouting and all
kinds of tin work promptly attended to Scud
your order to
610 Eleventh st n w near F st
IKI can RemiKly for Halo 410 Nlutli strett
northwest Room No 1 over W R Rileys dry
goofs store Liberal discount to the trade
J c RINtlWALT r Solo Agent lor Washington
JUw tho mostilurableslmply constructedand
best Invent d taking precpdenco of all luter Iml
unions SoldbylliO It Herrlck agent 028 Fst
dies tu call and examine our lino Import-
e1 goods
T UAIinlHi rlll nlacWl
Cor Pennsylvania aye and Nineteenth street
InM MrniHtPillir OfS llraWII Collections
made pensions attorney lor land warrants and
patents Kpeithra nnd lectures preiiaieilotshortet
notice All business confidential Mrs M A
Lacluimii m 12th st n w ocl 6l
The Evening Critic
Washington Market Company
Centre Market
October 22 at 11 oclock
These Bales arc required to bo made by act of
Congress w hlch says that the stalls and stands
shall bo let to tho highest bidder at auction for n
term of one or more years Hales wero mado In
1872 for two ears In 1874 sales for three years
morowernadvertlsedbutwercpreventpd by nn
Injunction In a lawsuit brought by tho market
men which has lasted seven years and prevented
n compllanco w 1th tho law and deprived the Com
puny of Its rights during Hint time Tho Supremo
Court of tho United States decided every question
against tho markctmen and In favor of tho Com
pany and the auction sales must now be made
The rentals ot the stalls have been reduced by the
Company so that nftcr the discount of 20 per cent
mado to purchasers at auction for prompt pay
ment In advance they w 111 be monthly on Butch
crs single stalls 9C0 or 1140 on n half section of
a stall and a half or 2880 on a full section of three
stalls on Bacon stalls 720 or 1080 or IICO on
Butter stalls IV 10 or 810 or 1620 on Hucksters
stalls or equivalent stalls In Seventh and Ninth
street buildings 3C0 or 840 or 1080 In B street
buildings 420 or 030 or I2G0 on Ilsh stalls
180 or 720 or 1140 Tho miction sales w lit bo of
tho right to occupy If tho purchaser chooses for
eighteen 18 years until January 1 1000 Tho act
of Congress provides thatthcrc shall be no by bid
ding on the part of the Company directly or Indi
rectly but that a minimum rato of bids may ho fix
dbelow w bleu bids w HI not be received The mini
on a halt section or 150 on a full section of three
stalls on Bacon and Butter stalls 120 or 180 or
300 on Hucksters or equivalent Btulls too or
150 or 300 on Fish stalls 200 This bonus u 111
bo payable 23 cash down 20 per cent crediting
tho 23 on taking possession and balanco In eight
Instalments payable semi annually
with S per cent Interest No promissory notes or
sureties for the bonus will be required but tho
stalls will be tho solo security and it tbo market
man chooses to quit his stalls at any time ho may
do so and any bonus certificate not then duo will
be canceled and given up to him Tho above bo
nus will during the eighteen years Increase only
70 cents per month the amount paid for n single
Butchers stall for a Bacon or Butter stall SO
cents for a Hucksters or equivalent stall 40 cents
for a Fish stall H3 cents The sales w 111 he as In
1872 of the first second and subsequent choices of
stalls In the several classes and the highest bidder
above the minimum for a cholco can select any
stalls In the market of his class not previously
sold or selected Any combination or conspiracy
or threats to prevent a freo and full sale or to de
ter any person from bidding or from selecting or
occupying stalls will bo promptly prosecuted ac
cording to law Full printed terms of sale classlfl
cation of stalls by numbers forms of agreement
of lease and bonus certificates and Market Reg
Illations may be obtvlncd on application at tho
Companys ofllce
Clerk Washington Market Company
WASllIVflTOV 11 f
Tills Is lo certify that wallsandroofsyou painted
ur us iiuw iiuuiy uur years Blurt- uu egivca en
tire satisfaction and wo cheerfully recommend
your paint to all wlio aro troubled with DAMP
The nalnt Is chean very durable and uo liavn
no iloifbtlt will last much longer than the llvo
years you w arrant It
w itu pleasure ana commence having tested It
thoroughly In our real estato business
October 20 81 JOHN SHERMAN CO
All orders nromntlv attended to and w ork unar
anteed o years for one half the usual rates Pelt
Roofs repatrcil or made now nnd guaranteed flvo
jears JOHN BOWLES Agent
JVUVil ntiuuuatuiiuiug
oc21 Shop 808 1 street n w
Washinotov D C Oct 17 IMl
A snpelal mpettni nf Htnclf holders nt Din WiihIi
Ington Market Company will be held at the olllco
of tho company on Pennsylvania nvenue in tho
cuyor Washington at 12 ociock noon on
At ltAflirthnlkflli 1m AS ftAt vrt lbOI
uj 1 uciuii iim 11 unj ot isviuuvi ioiii tu uii
upon Hales and Jlental of Stalls ana refunding of
uiu iuuriuHKu im ih ui uio fjoiiipuiiy mm upon any
other subject within tho power of tho corpora
ocltMOt Secretary
now leacmng tun nve Htep waiir and
Intiriitittinlu mm drill no ItuW tmilt ru i 1 1 irvn 11
i iiiviillil jiuuntitLi uiuiitiuia 11 v 11111 WI A
or residence UlUl2tUflt norttment ocli
District of Columbia 0 ner cent Bonds inuturtnu
I8V2 Norfolk City 1 per cent Bonds having at
years o run n ursi ciuss invvHiuiem 1U11 aim
Metropolitan Hired Ralln ay Slock Washington
Gaslight Scrip and other Investment securities
Direct wlro to Philadelphia and New York
price 15 cents Special ratea to trade lioHpital
llverymeiu Apply to druggists or Wl A nil eel
northeast oct8 JW
RKD this day entered Into a copartnerHhlp
under tho linn immo of SIMlSON tfe GU y at loiu
xliniBjivitHiiiuvriiuw mr mu purnutii ut carriiiiff
on an extensive btovelUnsu and 1urnaco bunU
neiHH and dealing In tirst chwHinakit of goodi Jn
our Hue with repaint and shall bo pleased lu re
ceive culls from tho former and preHnit patron ot
tho old firm of Sibley Aduy aud K rSlniptoii
iu ilium tiuHic nuvvooviot
11 P GUY
ocfl 1003 Pennsylvania a enue
Our Stock Now Ready for Inspection
All the Leading Ktvlesfrom
ocJ DOS PennsjUanla Avenup
That never rusts never brealrs uover wnr m
always clean andean be worn while bathing lu
for sale at Clt AS IISCHEItS 023 Seventh st
northwest Mrs Plbcher devotes her attention lo
uovuiisu uuy puuiis
Thp IlusliiirOrenioiilCH WlmlTh
CrHlo Ilriiarlpr ThonirIilorTIiin
TIip CroN Ilspcrso nml York
lovii IteltiriiH lo 1IH Xorntiil Itiill
neis The Itciuru Trip
Special Correspondence toTHH EvrNINd Ciiitic
Camp Uvenino Ctiinc Yorktown
Va Oct 20 In a fow moro hours your
lionioslck corrosiontleiit will slinko tlioilust
of Yorktown from his fcot nnd turn Ms
fiico townnl Wnslilugton ngntn Ivcu ni I
wrtto tlio clcgnnt steamer Kxcclslor Is a
Rccno of liustlo nnd confusion preparing for
the return trip From nil tlio wharves
steamers nro moving out heavily laden with
passengers nnd pcoplo aro running nnd
tumbling over each other In their hasto
To Uct Awny from dm llnco
Ilich road Is emptying a stream of hu
manity down upon tlio sands nnd now nnd
then a regiment of soldiers passes along
marching to a lively tunc and shouting
farewells to pcoplo assembled on tho banks
Out in tho harbor tho Oovcrnmcnt vessels
Indicato preparations for final departure
also Tho steam yacht Hartley from
Washington with tho Mclcod Club on
board left hero for homo at 1 oclock this
afternoon Tho naval squadron did not
flro n saluto when tho Hnrtloy sailed awny
but Hilly Dickson who was left behind
Wntelicil flic Ynclit nltli Tcni rnl
i J en
from a convenient hillock until she disap
peared from view Dicksons ideas of tho
pleasures and pastimes to bo had at a York
town centennial nro peculiar and would
liiako n goat laugh
Tho Dispatch with tho ltcsldcut Sena
tor Bayard and their party on board left for
Washlngton to night Hut for tbo fact that
courtesy compelled him to remain the
President would havo returned to Washing
ton this morning Ills has not been a very
satisfactory trip Ilesldcs being pulled nnd
hauled around fiom 0110 placo to another
llko a trick horso In a circus ho has learned
to rcall70 also that tbo pcoplo hero did not
cnthuso over him a bit Nor did they en-
tltuso over tho foreign visitors Uut thoy
did cnthuso over Gen Hancock Whorovor
that olllcer hns appeared ho has been
greeted with tho wildest cheers aud his
reception when riding nt tho head of tho
great military pageant to day was an ova
tion Gen Sherman wlio has been hero
several days has not as Is usually his cus
tom appeared prominently in a single In
Tho Orlm Old Oonernl
has wandered about apparently disgusted
and did not oven get an opportunity to de
liver nn after dinner speech
Although thcro has boon a great deal of
dissatisfaction expressed about high prices
limited accommodations and tho general
lack of attractions here thorn has been
howovcr somo very Intctestiug fcatutcs
not included in tho ofllclal programme I
refer to tho catch penny schemes displayed
on shore It seems as though all tho fakirs
iu tho country havo massed here and havo
brought with them every known humbug
arrangement lo
Scoop lu tin- Ononis or I lie Iiilllble
Booths and tents shooting galleries aud
ciuack doctors with their infalllblo
remedies men with cheap jewelry me
morial medals and cheap finery gamblers
with wheels of fortune keno and faro lay
outs blind musicians dirty beggars danc
ing negroes tho inevitable
candy hucksters and everything clso lu tho
fakirs line But tho most Interesting was
a big negro who for teu cents would
Illltt out tlio lloml of 11 liiirrcl
or split a thrco inch boaid with his head
Then thero was another fakir with a
wooden leg attired in tho lcbel gray uni
form who oflcied for salo genuine Mciri
mac canes Thcso canes so tho veteran
assu led tho public wore mado from wood
recovered from tho wreck of tho rebel ram
Mcrrlmae Another sight was nn old
negrcss Jnno Shepherd wrinkled bent nnd
toothless who sat by tho roadsldo dally
begging from all who passed her She
claimed to bo
1IU Yours Old
and looked It nnd to havo been 1111 cyo It
11 ess uf tlio surrender of Cornwnllis Sho
was born nt Yorktown nnd never left Its
shores in her life Tho oldest residents of
Yorktown corroborate her story Tho
passing crowds contributed liberally to tho
old womans appeal for aid Julio
An IiitciPNtliiK Incident
occuned hcio ycslorday Dr Hamlin
nephow of ox Senator Hamlin who wasn
surgeon In tbo regular army dining tho war
of tho rebellion was stationed in York
town In 1813 Whllo thoro ho was sent out
with a scouting party nnd hnd n skirmish
with a party of lebols During tho
engagement Dr Hamlin was struck with
tho bravery of a rebel sergeant and
mentally lcsolved fan opportunity was
presented to Hud that olliccr mid shako
hands wltli him Dr Hamlin was out via
Itinir tho camp ycstciday and mentioned
tho incident to a party of North Carolina
oillccrs onoof whom proved to bo tho
soldier tho Doctor referred to Naturally
thcro was a lively handshaking all around
aud tho story was toid and retold ovor sev
eral bottles of champagne
Tho Slurs nml lltirs
Whllo everybody enthusiastically praises
tho military pageant of to day thoio is still
somo comment concerning tho nppcarauco
In llnoofnflag so closely icscmblliig tho
old rebel battlo Hag as to deccivo nine
tenths of the spectators This Hag was
carried by tho Chatham artillery of
Savannah Ga and whllo It Is assumed was
not displayed with a viow to
reviving recollections of tho past or
for any wiong purpose it would iu tlio
opinion of many havo boon 111010 appropri
ate to havo left it nt homo Similar lhigs
wero displayed iu front of soveral booths
in town While that may havo given risn
to unfavorable comment Virginia how
over camo to tho front and oxempllllcd tho
progress of oveuts by parading lu her crack
regiment two companies of coloicd troops
Thoy wore fine soldierly looking men who
marched admirably aud weio loudly cheered
all along tho lino Another commendable
feature of tho procession was tho hphmdld
showing mado by tlio
Veterans from Iho Soldiers Homo
Thcso weio lepcatedly cheered nnd thoy
marched bravely nlotig somo on crutches
nnd somo otheiwiso maimed thopioudestof
any iu lluo Thoy wcroptit to a hovero test
though when tho order for doublo tlmo
was given and tholr tanks wero sadly
broken when thoy endeavored to oxecuto
tho order
In order Jo guard against any dolay In
tho departwo of tho Ilxcclslor I mail this
lcttcttto you in a steamer to leave ahead of
Tho Tallapoosa with David Davis and
party on board has just steamed off for
Washington W A W
Our Correspondent Hobs Vp Se
Tho Rteamcr 1xcolslor with tho York
town Congressional Commission District
Commissioners Dent Morgan and Twining
Col II C Corbln Gov Hamilton nf Mary
land and stair Bishop Harris of Now
York a number of Senators and
8cutntlvc3 and their families and invited
guests arrived horo this morning from
The Trip tp
was a pleasant one delayed somewhat by a
heavy fog on tho river early this morning
but overy 0110 arrived safely pleased to
reach homo again and enthusiastic In their
gratification over tho manner iu which they
had been entertained Tho Commission of
which Senator Johnston is chairman had n
valuable assistant in Col Corbln who was
assiduous In attending to tho comfort of tho
party nnd who in many instances Incon
venienced himself nnd family in his efforts
to pleaso others Col Corbln and Capt
Wilson performed good scrvico nt York
town also deserving therefor much
credit Tlio oillccrs and attaches of tho
Dxcelslor also wero very pollto and at
tentive nnd good scrvico was performed by
tho detectives and policemen sont down on
tho steamer from Washington To their
credit it may bo stated that whllo a tinin
her of passengers on other steamers com
plained of being robbed not nn article was
lost on board of tho Dxcclsior Tho trip up
last night was without incident except in
nsinglo Instance whero a negro waiter was
caught in tlio net ol
Securing Hiuo from llio Ilnr
1 orireu orders
It was discovered that ho had practiced
that schemo systematically during tho en
tiro trip filling up wino cards for whatever
ho wanted nnd signing Senator Johnstons
name When tho olllcors started to arrest
liim last night tho negro yelled flro at
tlio top of his voice nnd was knocked down
to prevent a panic among tho passengers
Ho was looked up until tho boat arrived
this morning and then driven ashore with
a warning Completely tired out tho pns
seugcrs retired early ami when tho steamer
arrived this morning many woro still asleep
lu their beds
Itctiiruliiir from Yorktown
Baltimore JId Oct 21 A largo num
ber of troops returning from tho Yorktown
celebration reached hero tills morning Tlio
Burleigh Corps of Whitehall Nowark
Ransom Guards ot St Albans Vermont
nnd Estoy Guards of Brattlcboro Vermont
with Gov larnham of tho latter State and
stall arrived on tbo steamer Sue
Tho Ilhodo Island militia arrived on tho
steamer Mason L Weems nnd proceeded to
tho armory of tho Fifth Maryland liegi
incut and thcuco to tho Philadelphia depot
Gov Iongof Jlassachtisetts tiudstnfT with
tho Independent Cadet Corps of Boston
arrived on tho steamer Impiro State They
lauded at Canton taking tho train
thcro for tho North Gov Ludlow of Now
Jersey and stall nnd tbo Stato militia camo
on tho steamship William Crano Mary
Commandery Knight Templars of Phila
delphia arrived on tho steamer Thcodoro
Weems Tho Vermont troops went direct
from tho boat to tho cars Others left later
In tho afternoon
Till Mllllllil Mlllrlinoiiliil Ilcncflcliil
Governor Itobort Mitchell tho president
of tho National Capital Mutual Beneficial
Association stnted to TfiK Critic to day
that this association is entirely scparato aud
distinct from tlio Pennsylvania organisa
tion and is peculiarly idcntlllcd with tho
National Capital Ho said that whatever
might Do said ot tlio iounsyivauii it nail
no iclcvancy lo tho Washington enterprise
which ho regarded as stilctiy upright and
of porfect Integrity otherwise ho would
never havo lent his name to It nor havo
taken part In It
Mr John S Oliver of tlio Washington
Bar said that ho hnd not given tho subject
or tho surroundings of the association much
close study but that ho believed It to boa
boimfiilts concern otherwise ho would never
havo cntcied it Ho said that sinco tho
charges weio mado against It ho would ex
amine It lu overy detail and act accordingly
with tho lusttlts
Hon I G Illue whoso nanio was pub
lished as a dlicctor was ncct seen Ho said
ho knew nothing about tho cutcrpriso ex
cept that it oxistcd that soveral of tho
oflicials woro friends of his whoso integrity
ho could not doubt but that ho was not n
director had never been n director and
was not nor would bo associated with it in
nny ofllclal senso it being cntiicly foreign
to his lluo of business If conducted
properly salt Mr Hlne It should boau
honest success and highly beneficial but I
know nothing whatver about it or about
tie manner In which it is conducted hav
ing nothing whatovcr to do with It If my
namo hns been used lu connection with it
it Is without my knowlcdgo or consent
Where to Go for Gooil Mollies
Young men desiring to nppoar dressy and
stylish should not fall to examine tho ele
gant stock just opened by tho popular and
lcllablo clothier A Straus at 039
Pennsylvania avenuo northwest Cloth
lug in nil tho latest styles
displayed thero and of boys and chll
dtcns suits there Is a great variety Tlio
overcoat department is supplied with nn
unrivaled assortment of elegant novelties
and handsomo fashions A visit to Straus1
clothing house will amply repay overy pur
SrcnETAitv Windom callod on tho Presi
dent tills morning aud had uulto a chat
with him Tho Secretary has not yet re
ceived nny ofllclal notice of his nomination
tothoScuato but ho expects it toon Ho
states that tho President said nothing to
him about his successor With rcferenco to
tho report of tho Treasury Investigation
Mr Windom says tho publlo will bo very
much disappointed nt its contents
It hwMs to 111 settled that ex Gov
Morgan of Now York is tobothonoxt
Scctctary of thoTteusury Ho Is now said
to bo settling up his business preparatory
to accepting the portfolio It is stated
however by pcoplo wlio profess to know
that Treasurer Gilflllnn is to bo the coming
Tin terms of olllco of J I Thomas col
lector of Baltimore and William Corkrau
naval olllcer at Baltimore will cipironttho
ond of next November and that of O W P
Vernon surveyor of that port 1cbruary 12
Tim contract for furnishing coal aud
wood for tho north wing of tho building for
tho Stato War and Navy Departments was
to day awarded to Win H Hium at his bid
Col James M Schley tho last Dem
ociatlo nonilncofor Congress fiom tho Sixth
Maryland district was married on Tuesday
lost to Miss Gulnllda Hall Welch of this
city at St Johns Chinch
ItcMsscinlilluc or flic Noniito Inloi
vstlnu lrococillnirs To ilny John
Sliorninii Man Is thp Itoport Iluf
Xotlho Testimony In Hip Trpnsury
IiMosflirntlon A Vnrlely of Infer
pslluir Notes Comments mid Inofs
Gnthprpil liy Hip Inilolntltrnlilo
Crltlp Itoporfor
Both paitics seem to bu iiinuuiiverlug fur
position in tho matter of electing tho Sec
retary of tho Senate Tho Democrats arc
endeavoring to force tho Republicans to
bring tho fight on and tho Republicans
waul tho Democrats to tako tho Initiative
Judgo Davis still remains tho great un
known quantity If tho Democrats wero
suro ho would voto with them they could
not afford to proceed to an election hecauso
Judgo Divls voting with thclu would not
elect because his voto would only tlo tho
Republicans Should ho not voto tho Re
publicans would havo 0110 majority Should
ho voto with tho Republicans they would
havo two majority It Is claimed
by tho3a who ought to know that
Judgo Davis will not vote for
Col Wnslilugton but that ho would voto for
a resolution authorizing tho Chief Clerk to
perform all tho duties of Sccietary of tho
Senate until Congress meets or a Secretary
Is chosen Should this bo true nnd should
tho Republicans voto solidly against tho
proposition Mahnuo voting with them tho
resolution would bo lost Jfor want of an
Homo Democrats Seem to Think
that owing to tho dissatisfaction of somo
of tho Ropublicau Senators as to tho Repub
lican caucus nomlnco for Secretary that
they will probably voto for such a resolu
tion nnd thereby allow tho Democrats to
hold on to tho patrouago of tho Senato for a
few days longer
It may bo that this will bo so hut If
it should thus turn out it will bo tho
first tlmo lu tho history of tho Ro
publican partys cxistenco that it
ever failed to support and that
unto tho end tho caucuss action
In all matters appertaining to party or nny
other subject that may cmanato from their
caucus Both parties recognize tho fact
that It is necessary to cither elect 11 Secre
tary or provide somo mcan3 whereby tho
duties appertaining to his olllco may bo
discharged It will not do
Xor tun Either lnrty AHord
for tho sake of tho llttlo patiouago lu tho
ofllce lo allow matters to stand as they do
now lu regard to tho ofllce of Secretary If
tho question of settling tho difficulty is made
n party issuo thcro can bo but 0110 of two
results iu tho end either a dead lock and
no result or tho Republicans will elect
their man
Tho knowing ones tell us that on Mon
day next wo aro to havo somo Cabinet nom
inations aud that by Wednesday tho
Senato will bo icady to adjourn
Semite Proceedings To Uny
Senator McPhcison of New Jersey who
has been Itching evcrblncu thooxtia hes
ston convened to dig out somo nuggets of
political oro for uso in tho next campaign
sin ling tho trap lu tho Senato this morning
by calling up tho petition from members of
tlio rcw oru leglsiatuio
Protesting Afriiliist tho Admission ot
ucssrs iiipuniu 111111 unier
to tho Senate Ho supplemented his motion
by cxplalulng that an Investigation of tho
charges was mi absolute necessity Tho
Senate without objection allowed SicPhcr
son full swing and tho petition was re
ferred to tlio Committee on Privileges and
Tho Treasury IuostlKiitloii
Senator Sherman then got tho floor and
luaccordanco with his statement last Mon
day insisted on tho adoption of his reso
lution calling for tho rcpottnf tho Treasury
investigating committee which it was
alleged reflected somewhat badly 011 his ad
ministration whllo Secretary of tho
Tieosury Tlio Ohio Senator was cry
earnest lit securing tho adoption of his reso
lution but ho
Chnnecil Color anil Exhibited Somp
when Senator Farloy aroso and moved to
amend tho resolution so that tho testimony
on which tho report is based should bo sub
mitted to tho Senato also This was just
oxactly what Mr Sherman did not desire
aud ho sprang to his feet aud explained
to Farley that his demand for tho
testimony was a veiy unusual piorecding
adding further that tho hestpattof it was
obtained from affidavits and ho assumed
that it was unreliable
Senator Dawc3 took sides with Sherman
Tnlkliif to tho Galleries as Usual
Senator Sherman Cook tip tho discussion
again nnd replied to Mr Farloy saying
that tho publlo picss had Insinuated that
thero woro things lu tho report which
Ellcntcd a Senator Thcso charges having
ecu mado lu a responsible newspaper ho
deemed It his duty and his right to call for
tho report If tho charges wero true It was
tho duty of thu Senato to look into them
When any man Impugned his ofllclal
integrity ho proposed to havo It investi
gated Ho opposetl tho nmoiidmont as un
just tho testimony being informal nnd not
taken under oath tho commission
having no power to administer oaths or
compel testimony Ho mado this objection
not so much on his own account ns that of
Mr Farloy took tho ground that If tho
Senato had any jurisdiction in tho matter
It should tho report being ox parte havo
tho testimony on which It was based
Slioininu Objects lo tho Tcsjliiiouv
To this proposition Mr Sherman stren
uously objected Ho contended that tlio
report should bo first called for then if
tlietp was found auythiiig to bo investi
gated tho Seuato could mako tho investiga
tion and tako tho testimony under oath iu
its own way Tho Seuato should not bo
mado a medium for tho publication of scan
dal founded on mcro rumor
Mr Farloy disclaiming any feeling in
tho matter still insisted tho testimony
should accompany tho leport If tho io
port was based on testimony taken without
authority tho Seuato should have nothing
to do with tho report It seemed to him
that tho object of tho icsolutiou could best
bo accomplished by including tlio testi
Mr Morrill opposed tho nuyndment ho
llovlng that a
linking ThrouKli Hip Departments
lor Ncnndal
was beneath tho dignity of tho Senate
Mr Dawes said no 0110 would shrink
from any charge tho Senator from Califor
nia would make Tho charge which
prompted this call was that theio was some
thing in this report to tho Sccietary of tlio
Treasury which reflects upon his prcdo
cessor Tho call for that report was met by
tho Senator from California with a call for
something else Let tho report Iks had and
II anything further wm desired thcro would
bo no 0110 to object to it
Sherman Votes lor Himself
Tho question on tho adoption of Mr
Failoysnmcndmciit belnB nut lo tlio Sen
ate it was rejected
As tho voto assumed a partisan shape
soveral Senators who had voted nroso
futo tlio voto was aunnuncul and withdrew
their votes having paired with absent Sen
ators Tho voto resulted viai 21 noes
Mr Davis 111 voted no as did alio Mr
Tills was a bad showing for Mr Sherman
whoso peculiar situation In tho premises
was keenly enjoyed by tho Democrats Tho
111110 senator
Wiggled Out or Hip Hole finally
however and ills icsolutiou as originally
submitted was adopted Before its auop
lion Senator Garland suggested that tho
resolution bo amended so that any paper on
which tlio report was based might bo called
for but Mr Sherman declined to entertain
tho proposition
Senator Harris 0 lie ted n resolution to
hnvo tho rooms nt present used for tho
ladies dressitm rooins converted into com
mlttco rooms Tho resolution wasrefened
to tho Committee on Public Buildings nnd
Mr Anthony fiom tho Committee on
Printing reported adversely Morgans icso
lutiou to print JW0 additional copies of
tho repoit of tho nianufuctuioof cotton
goods of tho world Ho explained that
tlioio woro no funds avallablo for
performing tho work This created
somo surpriso as tho lato Congress appro
priated liberally for tho Government Print
ing Olllco Tho Senate at 1215 went Into
Fxccutlvo session A number of minor
nominations wero confirmed At 12
oclock tho Senato adjourned until to-morrow
Vomluiillons To rinj
Poslmvstors D B Curtis nt Mnchins
Mc J F Tcnbrook Perth Antboy N J
Jnnics Cowpcrthwalle James River N J
II C Russell Kufaula Ala S W Hays
Redwood Fulls Minn Wm F Woods
Stunsbcrry Mo Cyrus W Jamison Mem
phis no 1 u runup riattsmirgu 110
M W Stallbtd Jollln Moj D R Shlploy
Springfield Mo Jacob Sliclnliiger JeUor
sou City Mo W II Stillwell Htimbolt
Tenn W V Vnunstcr Irwin Cil Harry
A F Flckord Ilucna Vista Cul A 11
Emery Park City Washington Tciritory
II F Best Tcxarcana Ark George 0
McKce Jackson Miss
Senator Pendleton limps
David Davis still has his sea legs 011
Thcro wero n number of Senators absent
It Is not n fact that Senator Logau colors
his hair
Senator Bavards fico is very led cinco his
return from Yorktown
Secretary Windom and Attorney General
MaoVcagh wero on tho floor of tho Senato
to day
Senator Vest has laid asido ills suit of
gray and his bioad brlnimed sombroro fur
tho winter
Senator Conger is not tho handsomest
man in tlio Senate but has tho sweetest aud
most melodious voice
Senator Cocktcll says that if Guitcau had
senso enough to plan nnd cxccutO a minder
ho lias senso enough to hang
Senators Fair of Nevada Davlsand Cam
den of West Vliglnlu nio said to bo tho
thrcowealthicst men In tlio Senate
An Ohio Democrat says Bookwallcr will
not bo tho Democratic nomlnco for
fdent Iu 1BSI And yet ho has a bancl
Senator Vanco having exhausted his sup-
ply of funny storlos lias commenced to look
up now ones since his rctmn from York
On motion of W 1 Davidge Gcorgo P
Fishcrjr of this city was to day admitted
to practice at tho bar of tho United States
Suptcmo Court
Gov Luko Blackburn of Kentucky was
on tho floor of tho Senato to day Senator
Beck did tlio ngrccablo by introducing tho
Governor to his brother Senators
To day tho Sccrctaty of tho Treasury
transmitted to tho Senate a decision of tho
First Comptroller lu which tho Senato
financial clerk is authorized to act as agent
for tho United States Treasurer In tho dis
bursement of tho Senato funds since tho
death of tho lato Secretary It was ordeicd
printed and referred to tho Judiciary Com
Tlio Sums He Is Cliarirpd Willi Em
The grand Juiy to day brought In an in
dictment against Henry W Howgate charg
ing him with embezzling tho following
sums of money from tho Government of tho
United States U
February 151870 12100 October in
1870 IllcOO October 20 1670 1000 No
vember 11 1870 1000 August 21 18S0
1216012 November 10 187rJ 8100 Sep
tember 10 1870 100 October 23 1870 100
July 2d 18S0 0008 February 12 1880
3000 May 31 18S0 0000 February 18
I860 375 February 20 I860 375
Apill 8 I860 9200 April I 18s0
200 Juno 21 1880 513188
July 20 180 518188 August U 1850
930 September 11880 930 August 131860
0230 September 1 1880 1230 September
1 1880 3500 September 2 18S0 3500
December 5 1670 3300 December 10 1S70
3300 Novcmbor 25 1879 2507 Novem
ber 20 1870 1500 November 29 1679 1
007 March 19 1870 75 March 20
1879 75 April 20 lb79 75 March
0 1870 75 Juno 2 1870 75
Julv2 1870 475 Aunttst 2 1670 475
ni ft w r 1 c i Jrin V
13750 November 5 1679 90 November
Second Edition
400 II- 11
Caused by Hm ItrcnUlnir of IovetS
lu Hip Mississippi Vallpy
JtINCV Oct 21 Tho flood is steadily
advancing Tho river has risen seven
Inches during tho past twenty four hours
Tho Hannibal St Joseph Qiilney Mis
souri Pacific and St Louis Keokuk
Northwestern Railroad tracks on tho
Mississippi sldoof tho river nro submerged
and all train running is abandoned
A break Is reported in tho Indian flrovo
lovee sixteen miles nbovo Quincy but tho
crevasso Is not serious Tho backwalcrfrom
Quincy Bay has already flooded a wldo ox
tcnt of country north of Quincy Along
tho Sny tho destruction Is complete Tho
water from tho crovasso west of Itockport is
gradually extending nnd Inundating tlio
lluo farming country protected by tho em
bankment Last night tho Sny loveo broko
at n point seventeen miles below East Han
nibal and tho water is pouring in nnd back
ing up over tlio bottom laud Unless thcro
Is a speedy fall tho water may bo exported
to cover nil tbo low lands back of tho levco
as far up as last Hannibal
1110 breaks in tho loveo is sain uy tno
loveo commissioner lo bo 200 foot lu width
and tho water being nlmost to tho top of
tho embankment is pressing through with a
roar aud rush that can bo heard for miles
No dcflnlto cstlinato of losses can yet bo
obtained but tho cars still remaining on tho
bottom will bo nlmost totally destroyed
Tlio loveo above this placo is still unbroken
uut at one point opposito noro is siougiuiig
ofr nnd hourly growing weaker Tho rlvor
has risen twenty ono Inches In tlio last
twenty four hours and is now but two foot
below tho high water mark of 1851 This
is higher than over since that mcmorablo
year Railroad tracks aro all under water
aud traffic is nearly at a standstill
Davenport Iowa Oct 21 Tho Mis
sissippi River lacks olio inch of Mia highest
reached by tho great flood of June 1880
Tho streets near tlio river aro badly flooded
and travel on somo of them is Impossible
lu one placo tho street cars aro running in
water a foot doep Tho sidowalks aro tied
to the houses by ropes Tho collars of many
largo business houses aro full of water
necessitating tho hasty removal of largo
quantities of goods Tho water is still
Mnullcsfo Im m Mr
Patrick 1ord
New Yokk October 21 Mr
Ford cabled to tho Freemans Jotrnal
morning tho following
urricuoPTiii hush would
Nrw Yobk October 21
Men of Ireland I tbo eyes of tho world nro
on you Staud together Bo faithful to
your Imprisoned chicls Obey the manifesto
uo rents Prcparo for sacrifices Bo bravo
but prudent Rely 011 American muuoy and
sympathy which will flow over to you
Wo will succor tho children of tho evict
ed and honor moral heroes Landlords
must go Bo truo to principle and redemp
tion Is assured God savo Iroland
Patrick Ford
Tho Eroiinuls Hufc
Chicago III Oct 21 Tho Vaily Xcxs
this morning received tho following dis
patch from Chippewa Falls Wis
Prof King and Mr Ilushogcn reached
hero lato last night Thoy landed in tho
woods of Baron County aud worked their
way out Both aio well
Tho Signal Scrvico observer that accom
panied Prot King lu tho balloon reports to
tbo Chief Signal Olllcer under dato of Chip
pewa Falls Wis Oct 21 ns follows
Lost flvo days In swnmps
Current Itiimors In Wall Street
Special Dispatch to Tub Evknxmi Critic
New York Oct 21 Very fow pcoplo
knew until last oveuiug that Secretary
Windom had changed his policy and had
mado an ofllclal oiler to redeem tlio balanco
of tho cxtonded sixes at once At tlio Wind
sor Hotel last night it was generally
admitted that tho stock market would bo
very strong and advance to day In eon
scqueuco of this redemption of about
thirteen million of thcso securities
Mr Gould talks very bullish especially
on Delaware Lackawanna Western
It was stated that Wocrlshoftcr and Lap-
slcy Field Co wero largo buyers ot this
block yesterday and that much of it was
probably for Gould who must havo pur
chased 25000 shares It Is claimed that a
great deal of this stock has gono out of tho
street Flvo hundred shares sold hut
night nftcr tho board at 120
Sago says It Is 110 tlmo now to ho short of
tho market
Tho brokers say that tho buying yester
day afternoon was all better than tho sell
ing and thero was at 110 tlmo yesterday
many stocks oflcrlug Reading rose i per
cent on the purchaso of only 400 shares
nnd theio was uono picsslngou tho market
Tho weather icports from tho West nro
moro favorable Ycstenlays rain storm In
tlio Northwest cleared away beforo dark
Tho short Interest is now claimed to ho
larger than befoto In thirty days and a
gioat mauystneks aro liable to bo bought
in this forenoon Tho
bear party wero not at nil pleased over tho
news of tho call which they had not heard
of until nftcr 3 p in nnd thoy declnrcd tho
market would bo a great salolfitroso
much this morning In rcsponso to it
Tho Vaudcrhilt party hero declaio that
tho hitters successful election at Cleveland
yesterday means that C C 0 I shall
hereafter form u Vanderbllt feeder instead
of nu Frio connection By it ho has
greatly strengthened his hand and cor
respondingly weakened tlio opposition
September 3 1870 75 October 10 1870 J that ho may settle tho Trunk lino troubles
ii - 1 1 -
DliTfWt IVtllUUU U fUU 111
nary 3 1680 75 January 0 1830 75
January 13 1830 75 March 20 1880 75
March 30 16ft0 75 April 211880 75
May 3 1630 75 Juno 30 18S0 250
July 21 I860 75 August 31
1880 75 December 27 1878 125 De
cember 23 1878 125 January 9 1670 125
February 3 1679 125 February 8 1879
125 March 11 1879 175 Maich 5 1879
175 April 1 1879175 May 5 1879 175
Juno 2 1879 175 July 10 1670 125 Aug
list 2 1879 75 January 3 1660 100 Jan
17 1880 125 February 13 I60O 125
Maich 2 1830 125 March 3 I860 125
April 21 16S0 125 May 8 18S0 125
Juno 0 16S0 100016 Juno 12 1860
109018 Juno 21 1860 2500
Tho indictment contains soventy four
counts aud tho wltuosses aro Louis V
Cazlaro Robort Craig W E Blrkhcimer
IrDH Bates R H Rochester J 11 Vau
lvcny Leonard Whltucy In orris Peters
W B Moses and L G Tillotsou
Immediately after tho recess of tho Cilml
mil Court nt thoiequcstof Dlstiict Attor
ney Corkhill nnd lu tho nbscnco of tho
counsel for tho defendant apt Howgnto
wns called his recognizance was forfeited
nnd a bench warrant issued for his arrest
Call Otrrtoals
A lugo assottment at popular
Gcorgo Spransy 507 Scveuth street
pi lets
u uu pleases on 111s uwu icrius
A Chicago dispatch says tho Now York
Chicago St L has just taken tho first
Ktallatory steps against Vundeibllt for bis
antagonism by negotiating with Chicago
capitalists for tho construction of nu oppo
sition branch lluo paralleling tho Michigan
Central t Toilet load
Tho Pennsylvania Central yesterday
made largo transportation contracts for
purk to Now York nt 121 ccuts
1 1
Go to Itolilusou V ln
000 Pennsylvania nvenue nnd mnko jour
selection of boys clothing Styles tho latest
nud prices low
Hon Estate 1ranslers
Mary Jano Perry to Sarah A K Pcny ct
al for 00000 west part of lot I and part
of lot 5 bquarro 103 Lowis Clephano to
Susan Itallly for 215 lot 22 square 0
rn dies Cloth Sockets
a great bargain nt 225 aud one all wool nt
310 nt Damns 111 Seventh street
District Got eminent Xolos
Tho Commissioners wero all at their
desks to day having icturiicd from their
trip to Yorktown
Gcorgo R Hcirick iccelved n permit
to day for building n biick storo on Pout
tecutli street near R which will cost 1003

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