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H&, MVJlHCJtlVTIoy (Including l'otlaf),
k'' FMnMONTU. 30c. rzn yxam, $.go.
Hj TA rote for adverllting in ths Daily Would
E$' tie- not appht to 0 Evening Utve. A'or do tiki
ro ntfutf Usui apply to tht tnomdij nilton.
Kftf. A Washington journal suggests that it
KjV .would be useful to collate tho suggestions
KjL" (that havo boen offered by persons of rocog-
Bk ' Inked capacity nnd oxperionco regarding the
B (disposition to be made of thq surplus monoys
Hfcj'L Jin tb,e Treasury for the consideration of Cou-
Hk" Tbo surplus tlnkerers aro probably more
Kp 'numerous oven than tho charter tlnkor-
Mfe. pra.,of, this. 8toto. Their numbor is legion
E-f ' ud, ;thoir suggestions orabroco all Borts of
Ki nostrums for tho euro of tho ovil of n pleth.
Ks ora of (die money in tho Government
H' 'vaults.
H But would it not be unwise to crowd their
Hg notions on Congress when tho solution of
Bk, too difficulty can bo found in two Heuteuces ?
Jar l'ay our debts with tho money wo bavo sot;
Bjv' that will, dispose of tho present surplus.
HE&& Take off overy dollar of taxation not noeded
Bttl'r t raise tho sum required for tho honest
BK( 'OTpcnsesof the Government)tbat will prevent
B& Mho accumulation of any miBcliiovous surplus
BBg, in the future.
KV? The admirers of the national gnmo will
Bk' wntqh with absorbintr interest tho contest
Bttvp ft Brooklyn to-day between the champions
BB of tbo Lcaguo and tho champions of the
Bff, Association. Greek meots Greek in these
Bk: Barnes. Diamond cuts diamond.
BJI1 The scries for tho world's championship
Bfff thus far has been most superbly contested.
BJt. The country has never witnessed better baso-
BFi, .ball than in the four gamos already played in
BBt- , the West. Tho sboro stands at present three
BEI'' to one in favor of Detroit. But tho series is
KjL not half played, and the comes have boen
BBV Von by exceedingly narrow margins. The
BBft Drowns yet have- an excollent ohance to carry
BB? off the pennant of victory.
BB$. Though tho metropolis has no ver possessed
B ti)o championship, this fact d,oos not mated-
BKv 'ally leissen bar interest. New York is too
BH (blg for petty dUgruntlement and lbcal Jeal-
BB& 'quay. She will watch tho contest of the
BBit ' lelaiHators of tho diamond to-day with
BSdf i enthusiasm born of a broad-gauged lovo of a
BBh:? "noble sport;
BMk' The tenants of tho opart m ont. houso on
BBW, fourth avenuo and Blxty.second street, who
BMr'' iwero so suddenly turned out of house and
BBtf '.homo because tho building was condemned
BKV as unsafe, aro indignant at the treatment they
BEj received and talk of suing tho New York Life
BB1: Mnsurance Company, the owner, for damages.
BB&. , The Building law gives an owner of an nn-
BA' .safe) building only until 1 p. M. on the day
BCfp' following the notification of its condition to
BKt coramonco its repair or removal,
BjBf I If the insurance company people knew of
BJgK tho condition of tho building when th'oy
Hwt'' rested the apartments they might properly
Bm& De held answerable in damages. But if thoy
Bex'1 only loomed of tho danger when they or.
HJfi 'dered tho building cleared, their promptness
BJn& vas commendable, and it is questionable
BJur' whether any court would condemn them in
BKy (damages for an anxioty to provent the Ions of
BjEi- human life.
Kf Would the tenants who aro so angry with
BB" the company for turning them out so sum-
BB?' marily have preferred that it should havo al-
BB lowed them to remain at tho peril of death ?
Hpk' Tho Boston and Maine Hailroad bill, with a
BJkv trong taint of corruption, passed the Now
BM' Hampshire Legislature yesterday. This iB
BBi; only one of many steps in the aggrandizing
BJBr ,, Bhemes of said corporation.
BBW Thno was when the railroads of BNew
BB Xnglond' formed a sort of democracy. They
BB wera admirably managed, and there was a
BBr' .jicalthy.degTce of competition. But a decided
Bflpt change has passed of late over tho aspect of
BC affairs. It is a great game now between the
BlRL Boston and Jlfiino, tho Boston and Albany
BJkT nd the Old Colony companies. Competing
wl' luifca have been gobbled up and indepondont
BBf broaches and connections absorbed in all
BJw directions. In several of tho Btates tho cor-
BJE porations virtually own the Legislature.
BBf New England is gotting a taste of railroad
BK' monopoly, and she does not like the flavor.
BKij Tho persistent advocates of woman suffrage
BK&' are determined not to lose a chance of push.
BBE-" ing their cause. Several of them went to
Bp- tho place of registration Tuesday and de.
BBi' monded that their names bo placed on the
BJBf Unt of voters. Some of these aspirants to tho
K honor of voting were young and attractive.
m Baif the Inspectors were obdurate.
BjEi " Ap I a convict or a folon ?" asked one
H ' fair suffragist. Tho reply was, of course, a
Kffe negative. "Am I an American citizen?"
Bfjf'., The reply was affirmative. But tho request
ESty for registration that followed was denied.
Buk Yet there are some sound lawyers who hold
Bflr that Ihere is nothing in Uio Constitution that
JR denies an American citizen the right to vole
9Brr on the ground of sex. And there are good
BBfe, citizens who think that women voters would
HBk? be likely to exerclso tho right of franchise at
BBter least hs honestly and intelligently as men.
BBJ$t TkeUntted Labor party, lias an excellent
BjHJL AifrtwiHylto prove that it is tho friend of
Bk J00 lcal goyernment,' as it ought to be.
BE? Its Couatj. Convention should put innom.
Wm Jaatton' nnemwriWniiiiMe Candida tea- for al
BE jooal offices, otadafcyald nornlnato Rawpouh
afeiLaMi. -a. - -
B. Maotinb for Judge oft HessioiiB and Ds
Lincex Nicoli, for Db4riy-Attoruoy.
No men have a greater interest in tho faith
fill enforcement of the lawy and in tho equal
administration of justico tlian those who do.
pend on honcBt labor for a living. The crim
iual courts aro not tfio placol where working
nn aro found. Labor is a Vmlwark agnitmt
crlmo, and it is to tho Interest of tho faithful
laborer thnt tho wealthy offttndcr shall not
esca)e punishment.
Tho United Lobor 1'orty will win both
credit nuil prestigo by noinluittlriB Slartlno
and Nicoli as their candidates, for they will
namo officers of tried integrity and their
nominees will bo certain of victory.
A prominent refiner said this morning that
undue publicity had embarrassed tho plans
of tho proposed gigantic sugnr trust.
This js a bit of unconscious confeosion. Of
course tho scheme will work hotter in tho
dark. Thai, is a. characteristic of tho monop
olistic species.
But legitimate business prospors by pul.
licity. Healthy plants flourish in tho mn.
It's. a pity that ihp light was not tuinxxl on
early -enough to blight tho scheme.
Tho wrest of Gen. .Boulanoeb conplicate
tbo situation in Franco. lie aparontly
avails himself of overy opportunity to pro.
voko tho hostility of tho Government. Ho
takes advantago of the Captabe u scandal to
boost himself again into tho rango of tho
public eye. His criticism of 'Gen. I'dinoN,
tho Minister of War, wan corininly nuproco.
dented and a breach of military discipline.
But ho will glodly poso as n Tnortyr. Tho
abid clement of Paris isl inspired by snch
As to Gon. CAypAnuL, c tondomnatlon and
punishment 'for his dishono r&blo traffio in tho
decorations of tho Legion of .''Honor havo como
swift and severe. Ho is illsgraced forever.
Ho will be forced into permanent cxilo.
Tho scandal is certainly l pout discreditable
to the War Department of JPrance. But tho
promptness of tho invoetigation and tho
celerity of tho prosooution is commendable.
Such vigorous mcosnree a:atnst corruption
aro worthy of imitation.
Mcanwhilo, tho Gcrinanq aro enjoying tho
sensation quite as much, as- tho Parisians.
The doughty Mr. Kmmssr, rrestdout of
tho St. Andrew's Society, avows that ho will
iiovcr rest content until lio upsets the law
prohibiting tho importation of contract labor.
A poor Scotsman rpcemtly camo under tho
law, and was duly shipped, back to tho bind
of mist and heather. Mn. Kennedy thinks
that tho law cquully applies to the Itov. E.
Wallpolb Wabiibn, tho imtorted rector of
Trinity Church.
The mutter seems to turn on whether tho
pastor is a laborer. Now, if the Bov. E.
Wallpole Warren 1h a .good rootor, ho Is cor.
tainly a laborer with an armudauce of work
to do. Anion,1? olhor things ho should labor
to roform tho liarsh method of treating poor
tenants sometimes adopted by tho agonts of
tho Trinity corporation. But if bo 1b not n
laborer, then ho is a man of leisure, and not
a good rootor. Mr, Kenxuody seems to have
clinched his arguunont on both sides.
A suit will bo brought against tha Trinity
Corporation, and tho penalty of $1,000 will
probably have to bo paid. At all events, it
111 do no harm to diseowrage the importa.
tion of clergymen. Wo luuve plenty of good
material of our own.
The Ohio Democrats cry for Gov. Hill.
But why V They elected Gov. IIoaplt by
12,029 plurality and a clear majority over all
tho year before tho rrcBidcmtial election of
1881. Thoy ought to win caily in tho year
before the Presidential election of 18S3 with
an Administration platform and the Federal
patronage to help them.
Mr. Shevitch soys that the Progiessivo
Labor party thinks of advertising for six
smurt young lawyers to tako its judicial
nominations. Tho membership of tho party
has probably been exhau-stod on tho other
section of tho ticket.
Whilo Courts and Polico Commissioners
dally and shilly-shally over tho Goorgo par.
ty's unquestionable right to tho appointment
of Election Inspectors, valuablo time is pass
ing and tho Jewel of fair play is bedimmed.
It is said that tho English manufacturers
aro to endeavor to compoto with Americans
in the production of cheap watches. Tho
Fronch and Germans aro kept busy with the
watch upon the Bhlno.
Mayor Beed, of Louisvillo, knocks out tho
opposing Aldormon with his fists. Mayor
Hewitt knocks thorn out with arguments
and burieB them under vetoes.
Ono of the Twsxn cases involving $358,.
819.23 has Just been settled adversely to tho
city. It takes a very long tinio to wash out
tho stain of corruption.
The barbers are to hold a National Conven.
tion at Buffalo next month. Thoy are not tha
only conventionists who live by taking poo.
pie by tho noso.
Tho interesting story of (Nellie Blt'b ex.
pcrienco in the Insane Asylum on Blaokwell's
Island, as told by horsclf, will appear in tho
Sunday Wonm.
There is to bo n union of tho Tammany
and County organizations on the county
ticket. The question is, will tho pooplo go
into tho union ?
Jon ItmanT, who is bitterly denouncing
Gladstone and Homo Bulo, is at odds with
hie record and his surname as well.
" Murder will out," but it sometimes needs
to bo assisted in that direction by a lit'tlo
Journalistic detective work.
To Citizen GeobqeFiumci8 Tbaih t "Down
A J'lood of t'onllnl Caininrtidnllon from Ux
rhnngrs an "The l'.TCulns World."
IVow Iht rwllimJ (Jf.) Ars-t.)
The New York Evenino Would Is s lirl(?ht as a
cent J out coined, void n cent of antique date will
llUjr It.
front III Troy lrrn,
The New "York Kvenino Wohi.d mnl.es a strong
bid (or ifspulsrliy by licltift the best afternoon
1'spcr printed in the metropolis.
tVxn Int HA(t Anil Jim".)
There p (rms to be no limit to the enterprise of
the New Ifork Wom.ti. An cvcnlnn edition of that
paper la now Issued, tbo success of which Is phe
nomenal. Krm th OUttlnnA Vrm,
The Jfow York Wohld has started to Issue an
venlnp;dltlon. In matters of Journalistic enter
prise The Would has played the part of the drum
major Tor the past few years.
from th Zotkporl Union,)
Tn jt Evbnino Wobld Is a marvellous paper for
a V'jnnj, Its contents maintaining the reputation
for nows, ability and Independence that thoraornlng
fditlon of the New York Would has won under Its
.present management.
rromikl touttUt4 ;v!,)
The New York World, bcllovlng " the progress
of Journalism means that nil truly great metropoli
tan dallies shall supply their readers with the even
ing news u well," began yesterday the publication
of Tub Evening Would.
The New York Wobld yesterday began the
If sue of an evening edition. The evening Meld Is
being seized upon by the erstwhile " great " morn
lug papers of the metropolis, which Is a clear In
dication at Its vnlno Is appreciated.
tt-im rrulA.l
The new venture of Tub Would with Its evening
edition bears the Imprint of success from tho out
set. The paper has plenty of advertising, Is well
edited, and tells at a rato which sppcars to puzzle
the proprietors to keep up with the demand.
(Von (hi JtirKmrmd WAif.)
The Evening Wobld Is a new paper Issued from
the offlco of the New York Would, and Is an after
noon edition of that Journal. It is a slx.page
paper, sprightly and newsy, and In typography and
general appearance closely resembles the morning
paper. It Is sold at one cent.
fVoai IA St. Lavtl roil-DUpaUk.). f
Tub Evknino Wobld, which mado Its first ap
pearance In Now York City yesterday, scored a
triumph with Its first number. Its success was a
complete and Immediate as that of the tfunrfcii
ll-Dispatch. It started on with a circulation of
111,004 and an ample share of advertisements.
(Vom fA Monmouth Xitmoorat,
The Would on Monday began the publication of
an evening odltlon. It Is a success from tho start.
Over ltl.ooo copies of tho first Issue were actually
old, pnd Tuesday's edition was over 113, WW. It Is
a wldo-awako paper, and leaves Its ecnlng con
temporaries far In tho rear. The AVould Is tho
most enterprising paper In the country.
Fron Iht Iloclwltr rottE-rpre$i.
The evening edition of the New York Would
made Its sppcaranco Monday and created quite a
sensation tn metropolitan Journalism. It Is said
that 111,410 copies of tho first number were printed
and actually sold. If this be true, Tue Evknino
World has achieved a wonderfnl success and
sohlovcd it quicker than any other paper lu Amer
ica. tlVsn IA WaruUlc VctlUy DlipaUS.)
There Is no mistake that Toe Evbnino Wobld
lis a daisy, and that It will bloom successf ally there
s no doubt. The first number contains six pages,
neatly printed, and artistically Illustrated, all for
one cent. Tub Kvininu Wobld will be "Inde
pendent of all parties, Influences and personal
Interests, and tearless In the exposure of
rnnMaJa I Pa A Rntarter Journal. 1
The publisher of Tub Wobld began Issuing an
evening edition on Monday, and tho first Evehixo
World was as pretty and spicy a elx-page dally
as ono would wish to see. Its great circulation,
111,000, considered with Jhe great circulation of
the morning edition, raises this triple problem)
Will Ttib Wobld take the earth, or will the earth
take Tub Would, or both?
(Worn IS notion Qloht .
Although the first sheets of Tub Evening Wobld
In New York did not leave the presses until K.S0
r, v., the first day's sales aggregated over 111,000
copies. Everybody expected much of The Even
ing World, but It proved to bo a better paper
even than was anticipated. Wo hope and be
lieve Tub Wobld, with this enormously increased
power, will keep Its promise to fight always for the
ltlghtand against the Wrong, and, we wish there
were more papers like lu
From tkt ATfwftvr? A'awf.
A very healthy babe was born In the newspaper
world tn New York this week, It being an evening
edition of the New York Wobld, price l cent,
which first appeared night .before last, getting a
circulation that day of over 111,400 copies. Last
night Its Issue ran up to 115,630.
Buch great success at the first Jump Is all the
more wonderful when It Is known that New York
was well supplied with penny evening papers be
fore that, but It does seem that Tub Would, un
der Its present proprietorship, la capablo of any
accomplishment. And lung may It be I
. Vom rA Dotton Jlirtkli.
Tne new Evikino Would of New York city con
tains a large amount of entertaining news, pre
sented In a highly attractive manner. Until quite
recently the evening field has been one which Now
York Journalists have looked upon as hardly worth
cultivating ; that la to say, the great newspapers
have been all morning papers, and the newspapers
Issued In the afternoon have had but a relatively
small circulation. Tho enormous circulation In
stantly gained by tho Would may be due to the
fact that previous efforts by New York Journalists
to build up the circulation of an evening paper
have not been properly directed, and that there la
an immense field there that has been for a long
time waiting for the proper cultivator.
tVom rb-2ay'f I Proarw Ilalo-Amrrtcano,
When Mr. Joseph Pulitzer proprietor and editor
of Tub WORLD-on tho 10th of May, 1683, bought
that Journal from WUIlam U. Uurlbert, a
a representative of a society of capl
tallsts, Its circulation only reached zT,!)3 copies.
From 1888 to 18ST (that Is In four years and a few
months) the 2"M copies had grown with marvel
ous and amazing geometrical progression to 310,000
of a dally edition, not to mention the speulal Bun
day edition, which reaches 0,000.
Many causes contributed to this success the
llghtntng-like quickness tn gathering news, brill
iant reporting of events, telegrams, an extraor
dinary quantity of reading matter, battles
fought lu the name of tho people and
of public morals against Aldermen, the
kings of finance, business, Ac all
of which battles were won, the culprits for the
most part landing In Sing 81ifS; good business
management, and the constant aspiration gained
and maintained, to serve and battle for the peoplo
with earnest sincerity. And all this la
owing to the tact, shrewdness and daring
enterprise of Mr. Pulitzer, whose Iron will trans
fuses Itself Into every part of his glgantlo enter
prise, from the managing editor to the office-boy,
all of whom are most liberally paid, but at the
same time subjected to military discipline. In
short, Tub Would Is a financial and political
power such as has rarely been known In Journal,
And now Mr. 1 ulltzer, not satisfied with tho
morning Wokld, has Issued an Evbnino World,
which, Judgluc from Its success on the first day.
w ill w Ithout effort bo u worthy offspring of tho
mornlug edltlrm, and will easily eclipse its evening
contemporaries. Tha first number appeared on
Monday and reached a circulation of 111,410
The history of Journalism, of human labor and
enterprise records few such names as that of Mr.
rulluer,and fw triumphs like that of Tux Wokld
and Tub Evbbiko World,
Ur. McGlvnn, when in town, lives with
relatives in Brooklyn.
John J. Bealin is a bachelor, and lives in
East Fourteenth street.
William McCnbe, n United Labor party
lender, says ho has a family of four und a
Dun Jacobs koops n cigar storo in Stanton
Mreot, uud buyshuisso pour ho cannot got
any poorer.
Hugh Wborisky lives in n tenement Iiouho
at Third avenuo and Fifty-third street with
his wife and child.
Edward Conklin, painter, ii as poor ns any
of the labor reformers, und belongs to the
Poverty Club, in tho Fifteenth district.
Edward King, typo-founder and Labor ora
tor, is a little bachelor, and boards in a tcno-ment-house
in East Twenty-eighth street.
Henry Goorgo is srnrcely woll-to-do, and
rentH a houso in Pleasant avenuo, with his
wife and two mjiib, u duughUSr and a girl
James Archibald, paper hanger and Henry
Gcorgo's henchumn, lives in a small Hat on
Third avenuo with his wifo and fcoveral chil
dren. William Fran Rogers, Secretory of the
Progressive Labor party's State Committee,
has no wealth, und has a vacation Just at
Frank Forroll, the colored Demosthenes of
tho United Labor party, is an engineer in the
Florouco Flats, and supports a family out of
a small salary.
Editor Shevitch, of tho Leader, has uoblo
RusBUin blood in his veins, is married, and
depends on his salary for all vnlihood. Money
awaits him n Russia if ho will give up So
cialism. John McMnckin, Gcorgo's lioutonant, is a
pointer, and lives in four rooms in a teno-ment-houso
in Thirty-eighth street, between
First and Second aVouues, with his wifo nnd
several small children.
Horseman Phil. Roilly makes his abode at
tho Alitor House.
At tho Hoffman Houso may bo found Judgo
J. F. Molbourn, of Florida.
Pork. packer and speculator Phil. D.
Armour, of Chicago, is at tho Fifth Avenuo.
Rhode Island's Attorney Genoral, Samuel
V. Colt, may be found at tho Hoffman Houso.
Ex-Judgo John Erskino, of Atlanta, has
found a temporary homo at tho Park Avenue
Quietly ensconced at tho Murray Hill are
Now York's Secretary of State, Frederick
Cook, and Mrs. Cook.
President Von dor Abo and bis victorious
St. Lonin Browns, of tho American Baseball
Association, stop at tho Grand Central.
J. L. M. Curry, of Richmond, United
StatcsMinistcr to Spain, registers at the Vic
toria. Ho is accompanied by Mrs. Curry.
Duncan Mclntyro, of Montreal, formerly
Vice-President of the Canadian Pacifio Rail
way, is quartered at tho Hotel Brunswick.
Tho Republican candidate for Stato Treas
urer, J. F. Cannicharl, of Buffalo, rooms in
tho neighborhood of Ed Stokos's art gallery.
Tho religious olement of the wrmld-bo
Stato of Dakota is represented at the Murray
Hill in the person of Bishop Wm. D. Walker,
of Fargo.
The ox-Governors aro having their innings
at the Fifth Avenuo. Thore aro stopping
there to-day ox-Gov. Franklin Fairbanks,
of Vermont, and ox-Gov. Washburno and
family, of Minnesota.
Carroll E. Smith, editor of the Syracuse
Journal, and the man who wanted to stand in
the place now occupied by Fred. Grant, at
the Load of tho Republican State ticket, ar
rived at tho Fifth Avenue Hotel this mom.
A Baltimore man preserves as a highly prized
souvenir a pleee of tho hard-tack that was dealt
out to him with his rations while he was confined
In old Fort Warren as a rebel suspect in 1681. lie
says he would not take $J00 for It.
There la living In Brown County, 111., a man
elghty-elx years old who has never seen a piano,
never been within ten miles of a railroad train,
never worn a collar or a necktie, and never had on
a pair of socks since he can remember.
The dance of the winter will be tne "York,"
which has been the rage all summer at Saratoga
and Newport. It Is danced to mazurka time and
ts a combination of waltz and polka, producing a
graceful effect without tiring the dancer.
All through the North Carolina mountains there
are traces of prehistoric miners for both gold and
silver. They gave way m turn to the Spaniards.
In some cf the deserted shafts tho stono Imple
ments of tho original miners have boen found.
Tho most Interesting old lady In the country Is
Mrs. yaruli Miller, of Cumberland, Md. She Is 107
years of age and Is In the fall possession of her
faculties. She remembers the great Washington,
whom she saw frequently wlicn a gin, and relates
many pleasant reminiscences of him.
Ono of the brightest newspaper women In the
West Is Miss Jenny Hopkins, who Is attached to
the staff of the Denver RrpubHatn, She Is a fluent
and graceful writer and la thoroughly at home In
any assignment, whether It be to write up a mur
der or to furnish a report of a ball game.
John Croker, whose plantation la near Albany,
On. , was In his field the other day weighing cotton
when a alight noise attracted his attention and he
saw a big buck deer right In front of him. ne drew
a pistol, took deliberate aim and shot the animal la
the forehead. It bounded away for a hundred
yards and then dropped dead.
A Loutsvlllo dude brought home from New York
a suit of clothing that will astonish the natives.
Tho combination consists of trousers with dark
maroon and dark gray checks of great width, green
silk waistcoat, light brown sack coat, gray Derby,
and yellow tie. lie will win a big wager when he
appears on the street Jn the costume.
' ' Illddenlte " Is the name given to a gem which
has recently been found tn the mountains of North
Carolina. It Is a green-colored crystal of Intense
hardness, equal to the diamond In value and capa
ble of developing wonderful beauties when prop,
erly cut. The stone Is named after William Earl
Hidden, the mineralogist, who discovered It.
Dr. O. B. Campbell, of Easton, Mo., sold his
practice to a brother physician a few years ago
and moved to Kansas. Not prospering tn his new
field, he returned to Easton and again hung ont his
shingle. The other physician regards this as a
breach of faith, and has asked the courts to
restrain Dr. Campbell from practising In Easton.
A bulldog owned In Norwalk, Conn., was sus
pected of biting cattle and sheep, but as he was
muzzled his master Unshed at the ch arses. The
dog waa watched and was" seen, when ready for
business, to slip the mnzzle off his nose, cast It
round near his ear and then, after maiming his
victims, slip the muzzle quickly back with bis paw.
The straps to the muzzle are now drawn one hole
tighter. 1
No Other Ileferenee Necessary.
Vtm Jwlgi,)
" now ever could yon rent, the house to that
strange man without a single reference T" asked
the owner of tho agent.
" Oh, he's all right for the money," was the off.
hand reply.
" Hut how do you know about that 7"
' Because," returned the agent, "I fonnd ont
he used to be a waiter tn a summer hotel. "
No Flrtlnsr Allowed.
lfowi tottm TopUt,
Husband (on dark piazza) You n retched Jeze
bel, I bate you.
WUa How oonld I marry each a wretch?
Ludiorii (advancing) Ceae, come, m have no
flirting on these plans, '
For Procuring Cheap Ticket Outside the
Conblniitlon for Two Arnb Mrs. flan.
wr'i Arnt Is Denied the Privileges of
the Garden An Unavailing; Anneal to the
C'ommlMloner of Ummlsralloit.
The Castlo Garden Committee of tho Eml.
gration Commission hold a closed meeting on
Thursday afternoon, at which matters only
of rontino importance, it was said, wuro dis
cussed. Mrs. Carolino Gasscr, who keeps
tho Hotel Ruth, at 18 Greenwich Btrcot, ap
peared before tho Commissioners and in a
very pathetic mnnncr implored them
to rcmovo tho embargo which thoy
four weeks ago placed upon her house.
Vainly sho has tried during all these weeks
to havo her difficulties with tho Commission
ers settled amicably, but at last, seeing that
her business and livlihood wero boing mali
ciously tor away from her, sho humiliated
herself and made her appeal in person to tho
Commissioners. They, however, remained
obstinate, and refused to rescind their
order denying her agent admission to Castlo
Four weeks ago two Arabs arrived at Castlo
Garden. Thoy wore destined for Omaha,
Neb., and not having sufficient money to pay
their railroad faro over tho pool lines, they
wero cast asido by this grasping and illegal
combination which holds sway over Castlo
Garden. Tho runner who solicit sbonrdcrs for
tho Ruth saw them and persuaded them to go to
Ids houso, agreeing to obtain thorn tickets for
Omaha outside tho Garden considerably less
less than asked for by tho pool. The man
agreed, and, after paying Barney Biglin's ex
press agent 00 cents to take threo bundles to
the hotel, they loft the Garden in company
with the runner. Tho following day the
runner took the Arabs to tho office of tho Old
Dominion Railroad, on Bawling Green, and
obtained their tickets to Omaha for $23.75
each. The rate charged by the pool in
tho Garden is $2G, a saving to
the immigrants of 82.25. This
obtaining of tickets by runners or agencies
not within the pool is objected to by tho
Commissioners. Tho runner, of course, re
ceives a commission from the compnny, but
notwithstanding that in many cases it is a
doclded saving to tho immigrants tho Com
missioners deem it a pernicious practice.
All tho power of thoir machine-aided Agent
Doano, ib brought to bear to make an ex
amplo of any one daring to purchase a ticket
for an immigrant onywhero but at Castle
"When tho two Arabs returned to tho
Garden, preparatory to going West, an old
missionary in the Garden, who makes a prac
tice of booking all the Arabians who come to
this country, got them to complain to tho
Commissioners about the runner of the Ruth
booking them on " outside " agencies. Ho
also alleged that the runner represented that
ho was from a hotel with which he had no
connection. Tho Arabs had no complaint to
make about their treatment. Thoy wero not
ill-treated or defrauded out of any money,
but wore treated in a kind and humane
On this complaint tho runner was banished
from the Garden, for booking passengers on
outside agencies. The Commissioners wero
not contented with this punishment, but
took away the boarding-house license -from
Mrs. Gasscr, for on act of indiscretion on the
part of hor representative, for which, proba.
bly, sho was not accountable. Binco then
tho woman has tried to havo her privileges
restored, but tho vindictive Commissioners
remained obstinate and refused to listen to
her appeal.
At last, seeing that no redress could bo
gained from the Commissioners, she to-day
appealed to an Etenino World reporter to
givo ventilation to tbo manner in which Bho
is being persecuted, which sho considers is a
gross outrage.
"For over thirty-five years," she said,
" tho Hotel Ruth has been doing business in
Castle Garden. My father, who is now dead,
formerly was the proprietor. Ho always en.
dcavored to act Justly with all immigrants who
came to our houso, and it is my aim to follow
In his footsteps. We havo never been ac
cused of acting unjustly to any person, nnd I
do not think the Commissioners of Emigra
tion ever recoived a word of complaint from
any immigrant, who has como to our houBO.
Hince our expulsion my business has fallen
away to almost nothing, and unless tho Com
missioners relent i am at a loss to know what
I shall do. I desire no sympathy, but only
that my caso be treated in a fair and impatial
Armed with the poor woman's story of her
treatment, Tnc Evbhxnq Would reporter
called upon Commissioner Hauselt, whoso
sympathies aro always with tho poor and op.
pressed, and asked him why tho woman's
license was taken away. Ho said: "Some of
tho Commissioners deem it a crime for a
rnnnor of a boarding-houso to book immi
grants on agencies outside of Castlo Garden.
This man has been aocusod of this, and in
consequence has been denied admission
to the Gordon. This is, as far as
I know the only complaint made against tho
man. Tho houso which he represents has
always beon a thoroughly reliable ono, and
immigrants going thero have always been
treated kindly and humanely. I havo not
suspendod the man, and sho will have to
1 submit her case to tho Commissioners beforo
anything can bo done in the matter. This
will all roquire some time.
Officer Edward Sullivan, of tho Mayor's
I Marshal Ofllco, whose duty it is to inspect
1 and look efter the licenses of the boarding
house keepers, was also seen by an Evbnino
Would roportor, He said; "I know Mrs.
GasBer and can vouch for tho fact that sho is
a thoroughly reliable and honest business
woman. No complaints have over been made
to mo about hor houso.
A t'bnnce for Prince Ferdinand.
IV.m (A. Ttxat SiUnf.
First Clubma n (reading a newspaper)' ' It looks
as If Prince Ferdinand would have to leavo Bul
garia, lie can't stay there In opposition to Russia. "
Second Clnbman " There Is only one hope for
his staving."
" wliai'sthatJ"
' ' To apply to Judge Ttuger for a stay. "
Taking Cold Easily.
Vom liarptr'i JSaxar.
Jack You aro not looking well, Urownloy.
Young lirownlcy (a sensitive plant) No, dear
boy, I caught cold while eating some Schweitzer
kise last night.
I Jack Ilow could a piece of Schweltzerktse give
yon a cold T
Young Iirownley Why, a stwong dwaught came
twough the holes, dou't cher know.
A Unrah lleralmler.
UVon Harper' Datar),
"My dear," said a gushing young wife to her
practical husband, "what do these walling, sigh
log October winds remind you of;"
' ' They remind me of the fact," he repllod, some
what sadly, "that I have got to arrange In sonio
way for a winter's stock of coal. "
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A l.llllo Heasonlna.
From Uarptrt Batar,)
Boston Tlostcss (entertaining a guest from Chi.
cago) What condiments will you have, Mr. Wa
bash? Mr. Wabash Thanks, nothing more. Mrs.
Waldo; I am abundantly supplied with every
thing, with the exception, perhaps, of a Uttlo pep
per and salt.
1 m- 1
Compliment to Lord Wrlllnjiiord.
tVon Judgt,J
First English Olrl-I think Lord Wclllngford
each a handsome man, yon know. He reminds
me so mnch of some distinguished American I
have seen.
Bscoad English Girt Perhaps It ts Buck Toy.
First EnfUsh Qtrl-Oh, to be rare It U I
' t
The Cross of the New Crusade Bern Through
ArUtocratlo Hpeclacles,
ps M A AS, I was pwo-
fcvS) W Tailed upon to go to
oS Br! a nw verwy peculi-
f)tM Sj, "h offnlah on Sunday
W rW' uiBbt' l dont think
VW Ml sinco my first appear-
PxJ wanco in this countwy
7 k that I havo ervah been
' Ira to so stwango and in-
juAi tcrwestingonarwango.
Vaiir- "" ment. I aw wathah
enjoyed it ; indeed, I may say that it im-
pwosscd mo fnvorwably, although quito too
awfully quee-ah, don't yer kn ow. It is called
an Anti-Poverty meeting, and it aw takes
place in nn operwa-honse.
Tho ploco was dwcadfully cwowdod, and it
weally took mo soma tlmo to hiving .my
bwain to be-ah on the nachah of the pro
ceedings. I asked a f ellaw who was in close proximity
to mo to explain mautnhs. I gathered from
his remarks that a mimbab of individuals
comprising aw both the woughah and tho
softah sex had resolved to do away with pov-erty-stwicken
people and mako everybody
wich and prosperous.
I must say that I nppwovo of the ideah.
It is a aw horwidly disagreeablef to havo
beggabs botherwing ono, and stuffy wooms
and wiuous houbos with impwopah dwnins
aro not dosirwnUo.
Tho modus openccaidt my Latin isgeftinq a
twiflo wusty in making this reform appcabJ
to bo gotting a mimbab of verwy pwotty
young ladies to sing a varwicty of songs to
airs which have become somewhat familiah
to me as Amerwican national lyrwics, Tho
leadah is Miss Muuier, and she does her work
in n way which merwits my highest oppwo
bation. Then a thoughtfnl looking man on
tho stage wose and weinarkcd in tho conrso of
an owation that all the land in the world was
the pwopertyof everwybody, and that no
singlo person had any wight to it.
The extwaordinarwy doctwino took my
bwcoth away at first. I thought of all the bwoad
acres which havo been so aw many hun
d wed years in our family at homo, yer know,
and what a dweadful thing it would be to
havo them wavished away from us; but aftah
all, there may bo something in it. The ma
iorwity, indeed all, of tho audience seomed
to think thero was a cweat deal in it, for
many hnndwods of tho feminine oweachahs
waved their handkerchiefs and hurwahed
twomondously whilo tho mon gwow pwodigi
ously wed in tho face with woahwing. And
then Dr. McGlynn spoke aw quite elo
quently. Aftah a collection was taken up ho
was followed by anothah feUaw, who gavo
landholdohs such hard waps that I began to
feel quito ashamed of myself, and mentally
wesolved to get wid of all my weal property,
pwovidod Lady Fwancis pwosents no unsu.
porwablo objection.
I shall aw pwobably par anothah visit to
an anti.poverty meeting. It's not balf bad,
yer know, and if Marlborough is heah in
town I'll take him with me, which may help
to put him on tho high woaa to wef onn, aw.
Trying- to Get Hold of the Itest of InolTrnslve
The steamer City of Fuoblo, just in from
Panama, has landed a small army of South
nnd Central Americans in New York. Mr.
M. O'Dwyer, of Rio Cuarto, in tho Argentino
Republlo, comes from a country about which
tho average New Yorker knows little, but
in which, if ho ' only knew it, ho
has a deep interest. Large quantities
of fluid extract of beef are shipped hero
by Mr. O'Dwyer's neighbors on the pampas,
or great plains, which stretch towards tho
Cordilleras from tho wonderful city of Buenos
Ayres. Texans ship their beef frosh-killed,
and the South American cowboys and ranch
ers, who have Rio Ouarto for their headquar
ters, hope somo day to compete in that way
in tho metropolitan meat markets of the
world. But just now they can only export
the concentrated extract, hoofs, horns, hides
nnd tallow of the countless herds on their
great ranges.
Rio Cuarto is 200 miles from Buenos Ayres,
the capital and seaport. The peoplo thero
tako a lively interest in tho peril of thoir
neighbors, tho Peruvians, at the hands of the
Chilians. The think it natural for Peru's
cause to find friends in New York. Chili,
they say, is undoubtedly trying to absorb
Peru, having already gotten a big slioo off
hor southern territory and all of Bolivia's
coast-line. But the Argentine Republicans
don't think the rest of the civilized world is
going to acquicsco in Chili's grab-gamo.
Sold Out Ills Hnpply at the Station.
srrciAL to tux xvEHina wobld. 1
Kevtort, N, J., Oct. u The demand here for
the new Evbnino World has been something re
markable. No sooner had the newsdealer re.
eelved his big supply of tho new World than a
rush was made for nlm. and before moving his
whole supply waa exhausted, Upon arriving In
town he was asked for a copy but was unable to
furnish one, having sold out at the station.
Clulralns: a T.nre California Estate.
Washington, Oct. U. Mrs. Louisa Furnburko,
of this city, will file a claim as an heir to the Im
mense estate of tho late William O'Brien, of Call
f omla. Bhe claims to be the daughter and heir of
Michael O'Brien, his brother, and that trie person
claiming to be Michael O'Brien and claiming his
share of the estate Is an lmpostcr.
Miners' Wages to De Advanced.
riTTSBDRo, pa., Oct. 11. The bituminous
miners of this county, according to an agreement
made at tho joint conference In the spring, will
demand a s per cent, advance In their wages on
Nov. 1. The ooal trade is excellent and the ad
vanco Is expected to be granted wlthont trouble.
Miss Mabel Wright Is at Nyack.
Mr. and Mrs. Chalmers Wood havo returned
from Ipswich, Mass.
Mrs. William II. Lee, of No. Bit Fifth avenne,
will be at homo Mondays during the winter.
Mrs. Fyke, of East Eighteenth street, gave a
luncheon this afternoon In honor of her sister from
Mr. and Mrs. James Otis and family will remain
at their country placo at Bellport nntll after the
Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Osgood, who have been
spending the autumn at West Point, will spend the
winter In this city.
Mr. and Mrs. Chastes de Kay Townsend have
returned to their, homo on Madison avenue and
Slxty-llrst street.
Mr. Isaac Bell, jr., American Minister to the
Netherlands, who arrived from Europe on Sunday,
la spending a few weeks with his family at New
Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Eslcr, who have been
spending the summer at Scabrlght and Bar Harbor,
havo returned to their home at No. It West Tenth
Among the distinguished visitors In town are M.
Iloustan, the French Minister at Washington, and
Mr. William Cunard, of London. They ore stop
ping at the Brevoort House.
Tho gypsy fair given by Mrs. J. Wood Wright,
at Klngsbrldgo, In aid of the Manhattan Hospital,
has proved a successf nl novelty. The fair will be
continued during the week.
The subscription to the race ball at the Country
Club next Friday Is 110, which entitles the sab.
terlber to three Invitations, ;lttcladlng ills own.
Extra cards can be obtained at H each.
' D
Preferences and Antlpatlilra of RrtTr Kind ,. Cf
Expressed Will the Aid of Votes at Ren
Cent Jlach Old Master Seen In Unique
Raise In the Art flnllorr A Lecture, a
Ploy, nmlUaci-fl Among- the Hide Show.
rrr cCTN0VERTr was beJB
Q&s2bTNi abolished with un.
rv?3jMi) . 8 "d energy and
yjSYjtL' S entcrprisontthoMadi-
(fSuVW r&'T BtmS1uaroGurdenlast .
I I Jnf I JP evening, and prepara
1 VtW nff y tions wore making for
AXjOl ftS n B"10 eht to-day.
SffrrL B '"d08 'woro ton
rSj- portunato to a degree
JSsj exactly in proportion
t f to tho necessity for
' ff harder -work inconoo-
l t If J qnenco of tho aban-
I i donment of tho prize-
?JJl l arawto,B Bohemos, and
' yOsS-Mre denunciation of tho
y0ggjSo powers that obliged
,ij - , the fair Chance-sellers
Y 1 Fr?7ia'' bandon thoir oper-
" "?? t nlions was hoard from
, ;T'x' manyladies.
jSlg) 8"o.5- Bnt tho many -voting
VnffffKSSitj schemes wero thriving
yggjVfUrrJJSJyp nicoly.-Notwithstond-
zr- inghhi action in tho
matter of stopping tho small lotteries at the
fair, Mayor Hewitt is a losing candidato for
tho ancient and fadod cotton umbrella which
is to go to tho most unpopular man in New
York. Archbishop Corrigan leads with 02
TotcB, nt 10 cents each, Mayor Hewitt having
bnt 82, Father Col tori, tho present rector of
St. Stephens, ooming next. Mgr, Preston
has 8 votes. John J. O'Conohuo has S and
Copt. Beilly, of tho Nineteenth Precinct,
who was made a candidate after the charge
of his men cm the Progressive Labor party's
meeting in Union Square and after tho arrest
of Manager Croasdale, has 7 votes.
Quite a different umbrella, a silk ono, with
a gold.headed stick, will go to tho most pop.
ular lawyer, and in this contest Judge Ma
guire leads. Louis F. Post, Col. Bob Inger.
soil, Frederio R. Coudert, and Gideon J.
Tucker follow in that order.
Mary Halligan, Dr. MoGlynn's faithful
housekeeper at St. Stephen's roctory in days
gono by, has 101 votes, and hor popularity is
so eminent that no other candidate has re
ceived votes enough to give her a realization
that she is running for the handBome gold
bracelet to be given to the hardest worker at
the fair.
Another bracelet, similar in design, bids
fair to grace tho wrist of Miss Jennio T.
George, the pretty daughter of tho prophet)
of Anti.Poverty. who lias 116 votes, to 1C8 for
Miss Margaret ByrneB and 10-1 for Miss Annio
In the canvass for tho "Webster's Una
bridged Dictionary to go the most popular
Sriest, Dr. Gurran is ahead, with 113 votes;
ugh O. Pentecost hos 73, Dr. Bnrtsell 52,
Father Ducey 15, Father Malone 23. Father
Father Huntington 18, the Rot. John Anke
tell 10, and tho Rev. R. Hebor Nowton 4.
That lady's gold watch will look well ha.
Miss Hattie Landau's girdle. Sho has 281
votes. Miss Lillie Frolke 167, Mrs. Purcell 12G
and Miss Muuier 107.
Tho most popular man in the Eighteenth
Assembly District, according to the vote
which is to decide -who shall carry n flno
fold-headed cane, is Chairman John R.
eeney, of the St. Stephen's parishioners, '
who follows Dr. MoGlynn. He had 208 votes1
to his rredit. Treasurer Dr. Henry Caroy, ,.
of tho parishioners, comes next with 238,
George Norman has 100 and William J.
Boy Ian has 40.
Tho gold medal which ip to bo presented to
the most popular lady engaged in work at the
fair bids loir to go to Miss Mamie Elliott,'
who has 113 votes. Miss Mary Roilly lias 80, J
Miss Munier 21, nnd Mrs. Henry Georgo has I
11. In the contest among the Assembly Dis
trict United Labor organizations for tho
ownership of Dr. MoGlynn's gift of a silk
American flag the Seventh leads, with 207'
votes. The Twentieth has 220, and the Thir-I
teentb, Sixteenth, Twenty-second and Third)
follow in that order. The colors will be pro-i
seated to the winner by Judge Moguire on
Monday evening, when all tho prizes will bo!
given to tho winners.
The poll will closo to-morrow night, and1
tbo goods left on hand will be sold at auction
also to-morrow night. The goods wero
going liko hot cakes lost night at private
sale, the purchasers generally naming their
own prices.
Preparations for tho ball nre going on
nicely, and already tickets enough have been'
sold to insure a large gathering.
The comic art eaflery is worth -visiting
beforo the fair closes. The works of art
thero exhibited are uninjue, to say the least.
' A study of Fish," done in oil, is a nice box
of sardines j " Dr. McGlynn Behind Time "
is represented by a portrait of the doctor
flanking a bunch of thyme; "Islands of
Groecs" rest on a snrfaco of water in a
sower ; " Falling Dew " is a promissory note
on demand ; a " Street in Philadelphia'' is of
tho variety sold by our Italian citizens, and
of course "Tho First Letter" is A. Tho
other works of the old masters ore equally
A lecture on mesmerism by Prof. P. J.
Nelson, with many interesting and laughablo
experiments on volunteer subjects, was
highly enjoyed last night by a crowded audi
ence m the dining-room. To-night the farco
"A Boston Dip " will be presented in the
same placo with Frederick Leubuscher as
Mr. Lannder Elds, Charles Goldey as Mon.
sienr Adonis, Magnus Gross, jr., as Mr. Mui.
ligrub, George GroBs as Mr, Doshor, Miss A,
Leubuscher as Eva Mulligrnb, Miss Ella
Gross as Ida Mnllicrrub anil MIbk Trln. T,
Compte as Mrs. Mulligrub.
There will alBo be a nalf.mile foot-race and
a walking-match in the ring once trod br
Noremao, Leory, Harrimon and other noted
Tho Hammersmiths nnd Plumbers of Clar
endon Hall will bo present this evening, five
hundred strong, marching from thoir hall in
Thirteenth street to tho fair in a body, led by
a fife and drum corps.
Among the signs read at the fair last night
was ono at a stand where a man sold toy
monkeys which turned unaccountable somer
saults. It said: "Tho monkeys are for
George." Another over the tailless donkey,
which has created bo much merriment, read :
"This is only a paper donkey. A genuine,
Simon-pure, living specimen can be found in
the City Hall."
The fair is declared to have been the most
remarkable success ever known in its line.
tloneaty nad Independence.
XdltorqfTht Evening World t '
In the namo of a great many young men of the
Tenth Ward and as one of your constant readers I
wish you to prosper In your evening edltlcn, as In
the morning, and should see t from one end of
the World to the other but bonescr, fearlessness
and Independenre, aa you promised. Then without
donbt your paper will reach tho highest success.
Yours respectfully, Basi L2VIMB.
New Yort, Oct. 11
Answers to Correspondents.
J, F. IP. The law does not compel a man to
state exactly how old bo la when asked by tte In.
spectors of election. The object Is to nnd out
whether he shall be twenty-nne years of are on
election day and whether on that date lie shall havo
been a resident of this Btalo for one year, of the
county for four months, and of the district for
thirty day. Anything beyond ibis Is aliunde'. ,
L. R. 0." I made a bet that three Btates In the
Union could easily raise 1,000,000 fighting men.
Will yon please decide It?1' That Is veryeasuy
settled. Twenty-eve years ago three Btates raised
l.lto, o for service In the olvll war, New Yore
sending 4S4,eo; Pennsylvania, ms.oot, and Ohio.
ait,e. At the present tune the suae Btates could
raise l,GOO,Ooo of tho best soldiers uvtHo worla,.

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