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HEADQUARTERS OPEN FIREPLACES, TILES, Elrea?t eStoe'a , .CArMMsr r'..*oo Urtniifat-tiirerij* I*rir- e Mantels, XO WITKESSES PRESENT. THK HEYERMAN COURT-MARTIAL AGAIN DECAYED. COMMANDER PRANK WILDES will SERVE AS A MEMBER LIEUTENANT- v/MMANDER MARIX TO BB COVNBEIi POR THE DEFENCE The court-martial ordered to try the case of Comm.in lr I e I ix F. Heyerman met In the Navy Yard yesterday, an 1. it having bee n decide l acho ehou'.d comjvose the court, effected .".ti organlsa Hon. On Thursday the court was unable to or? ganize because of confusion over the nam.* of one member of the cou*-t. <'..mm.inil.-r Q. K. 1". WT..I ? was. mentioned In the precept for the court, bu: Commander Frank willes hal received the order to attend ss a member. The matter w.is referred to Washington fr decision, and, although C in? man ler G. F F. Wl'.de, arbo ls . u walting ord rs in Massachusetts, waa probably originally Intended, lt wa.* el eel i.*<l tim Commander Frank Wildes, from the Norfolk Navy Tart, ahould remain and nerve on the court, ,i< h ? was already here. Every'hing was .lon.- according to the Navy regulations. The Judge-Advocate was sw..rr. In by the president of the court, and th. n each mi mbi r of the court waa sworn in bjr ihe Judge-Advocate, in the presence of the sccused. After this the charges and specifications agalnal Commander Hey erman were read In closed .*ourt, with the parties to the trial not present In order to make snr.' that lhere was ii" Haw or defeel in them. They were afterward read In open c url by tbe Judge-Advo cate, m ibe presence of Ihe accused, and Com? mander Heyerman entered a ph i ,.f "not guilty" to the two chaises and the thr-.- unectflcatl na. Comman ier Heyerman ralai l an objection i> that part of the specifications of the Hr*.' charge Which rend: "Certain strong currents were known to exist." and requewted thal i: be made more deW nite than ""strong." winn the formalities c in nected with the- organisation of the court had I???? ri gone through with, another delay In th? proceed? ings came. This was occasioned by the fr.'t that for some- nason the witnesses bsd not 1 n or? dered to be present, and there were none pr sent. The c-Mirt therefore adjourned until 10:30 o'clock this murnini*;, when lt is expected that tln-y will Li? en hand. Commander Heyerman. who waived the right of counsel tn the court of Inquiry, now has Lieutenant Commander Adolph Marta, ami will doubtleea make a defence through him. Lieutenant Charlea ll. Ly? man ls also to be court-martialled, inn no order J in regard to him has >et been received. TO OCCUPY ITS SEW ARMORY. THK 71ST REGIMENT TO BE ESCORTED FROM ITS Ol.Ip Tn its: KEW QCARTERfl Bl THE 7TH RBQIMSNT IN Fl'l-I. DRESa I'NlPORM Th*- 71st Regiment. N. O, B. N. T., Will occupy its new armory. Th:rty-four;h-st. ar.l Park-ave., on Saturday aftcrn.w.n. Mareil si. This n?w an i handsome buiidlng, one of the fines: structures of its kind in the I'nlted States, will also be the h-il quarters for the First Brigade Staff Oeneral Louis Fitzgerald commanding, and underneath the 2d Battery will a!?.> have quarters. The occupation of the new armory by the 71st Regiment will be mads doubly Interesting by the fact that lt will be escorted from its old building by the 7:h Regiment In full .lr, ss uniform, and after arrival at the armoo' ^ luncheon will be served to both regiments. The Tl st Regimen! Will form at 3 p. m. at the old buiidlng, Lexington ave. and One-hundred-and-seventh-SL, where the 7th Regiment Will await lt. As the 71s: Regimen* marches out it will be saluted by th.' 7'h Regl ment presenting arms, after which the- sams cere? mony will be performed f..r ti-..- 7th Regiment by the 71st. The td Battery, under Captain David Wilson, and Oeneral Loula Fnzger.il 1 and hl? s'aff. as well aa all th* regimental . .'fU-er3 in full uni? form, will take part In the parade. The tntSB-On at pres. nt 1? not to make n parade about the city but to march straight eiuwn Fifth ave. to Th!rty-fourth-.*>t.. whence ihe regiments will turn and enter the new armory. I'pon their arrival et the armory lt ls inte-nded to have lunch* ;. MTVed on three long tables, all the eiflleors .,.',u pying the centre table, the companies of ti.>:h rer-i roents occupving the other two table* The com? panies wjll be seated at tables alternately, first a company of the 7th and* then a com po ny of lhe Tlr;, si that the comradeship and Fpirit of gooeiwiil ani fraternity will nave an opportunity to express itself to the best aelvantage. Tr..* general public Will be exclude,!, and the veteran.-; of ttl" fist wiil ?be the only guests aside from the representative* .,f the press. The formal opening of the armor*.' to the public will take place on Friday, April _'. for arhlch eiab orate preparations have been made, including B Sroduction of the- "Allegory erf th.- War In Bong," nder the personal direction of S. el. I'ratt. A handsome souvenir programme is being prepared, which wi!l contain the history of th.- regiment, pictures of the brigade anel othe-r .ilflcers, an! vari? ous views of scenes In connection with the regiment life and its histor*.- .luring the war and since* then. It is to be one of the harie;s->me-.f souvenirs ever printed, and will contain IM pages >,f r*al!ii? matter, *ncluding the music and words <.f the "Al? legory of the War In Song." It will be. with ait doubt, a valuable addi:! in to th<- literature of ''ie N. G. S. N. Y.. and b? highly prize-1, nol only by all the members of the re-giment, but by tlie general public as well. ELECTIVE STSTF.M AT WESLSTAX EETEXDKD The Board of Trustee** of Wesleyan Unlvendty held Its annual meeting yesterday al the Methodist Bexik Rooms. Twentleth-st. and Flfth-ave. The re port of Dr. Bradford P. Rayna .nd. pres] lent "f tbs .college, made special rafi renns lo th.- new gym? nasium, which ls to be completed before oommence ment. The trust*-.-.- roted a six m-.nths" leave of ab? sence to Professor Van Vleck, the h.-ad of th.- de partment of mathematics ll.- will sail for Europe on April l. But by far th*- rn >st Important work done by the board yesterday was In the pa av of fin extension of the elective <-ystem, ur. more strictly, a reduction of the amount of required work On the recommendati.ii -* th.- faculty, nu represented by President Raymond, th'- trustees decided ii* it here after astronomv, geology and physiology should I.* elective In the Junior year, and the Fnlted Btatea Constitution in th*- senior year. Presidenl Raym md announced that this p'due-<?i th>- required w,.rk to three hours a week during the Junior year, and only two hours for seniors. BELLIES MABIROX BQVAKB BAXK rc ev itch e. The sale at public auction of th*- furniture-, fixtures and paintings of the def.me-t Madison Ke.u-ir." Bank, at Broadway ami Twenty-Af th -st., attract i s crowd of buyers to the- bank building yesterday. The things were sold i.v authority of the re Ivers of tbs bank. Miles M. O'Brien and .lames .1. Cannon. Charles F. Walters, of Ni l,ttl Broadway, was the auctioneer. The sale i,?'r^;,n about ll a. m. nnd waa not finished until nearly 2 p. ax Several theatrical men mad* th?- bidding for th*- two oil paintings, "Comedy" and "Tragedy," which were bought for MM bv Mr. Bain, ur.f the large safes y.d*l for V&i. The partitions, desks, elialrs, gaa-flxtures, etc., ' brought gf.od r.rics A clerk which was said IO !?<? warta about iio sold f,.r ii:,. Tlie- proceeds of the rale amounted to about gt,"'?'. s muck larger sum than the receivers had expecte 1. FOR THE PEOTECTIOS OP SCHOOL FUNDS The proposeel amendment to the Constitution eif ' the State of X. w-York. prepared by th' Law Oom- ! mutee of the National League for the protection of American Institutions, will be f<!ven to the public ! next week. The amendase Bl is r a* tbs protection of I the school funds and th*- prohibition of BOC* ir:an appropriations. The committee having the matter , In charge e-onslst- of Wiiilam Alien Butler. Dor roan b. Eaton. Wheeler ll. Peckham, Henry K Howland and Cephas Brain*.-i The Rev. Or. Janv*s M. Kin-,*, general aecretary of the i/eague, has been Invited t. lecture before the Minl.-terlal I'nlon of Baltimore, compos-I "f Clergymen of all denominations. Or. King Will de? liver the lecture on Monaay n<-xt. his subject being A Movement for the Protection of American In? stitutions." THEY WATCHED IKSPECTOES AT EOBOMEX. Collector Kllbreth. Assistant Serret.-.r, Charles H. Hamlin and Supervising Special' Treasury Agent Crowley did not go down the bay yesterday to me-t the Germanic on account of the fog. They elld go. however, to Hoboken, when- ihey watche-1 the work of the customs Inspectors who Were inspecting t.i" good* subject to duly bnmght over on the stearne! Aller. Assistant Secretary Hamlin will com. to Xew-York every Frldav to make himself thoroughly acquainted with the custom." service here. RWDl.va COLONEL HOXTBOMEET PAEEWELL. All the speeda! Treasury agents an! Inspectors In this city win i., Colonel L. SI. M.i tg'in-rys office yesterday morning at th** Custom House to bid him goodby and to present to hi-n on engrosse.l testimonial of the* regard they feed for him. * o;onei Moivtgomerv will sall this morning on the ( am Pwila for F.ngiand to take charge of Hie special Treasury agents abroad. The medlaevsJ uplrlt U -dirilmbiy portrayed In Bon und **a*'a dfllahtful romane,., "The Secret of ZSarclMc. KAAoitll. Cory.il _ Co.. Publlahera.1 TRENTON'S NE W hospita l ABUNDANCE op LIGHT AND AIR FOR BACH PATIENT. Tin: PAVILION BYBTKM FO__OW__ -TTUCTLT? SANITARY COX-TRCCTION HOSPITAL . IRQ \MX IkTION. Tl:" .are e.f tbe sl.k poor, the crippled, the de? formed, and ti-..- erection of h" pltala for their treat? ment h iv,' fr >m the earlies! times 1.n tt.special c ire of tbe Bl it>- or ruler. I mi the rocka of Ouse ra'. risible to-day. are .-nt the edicts .if the Bud Ihlsi king Asoka, who dad In ile- y ar 'i'iA 15. C., Which dlrecl thal "along the principal routes of travel ? tals snail be .rated, to be provided with In? struments, min. ral and vegetable drugs, with roots and fruits ai ihe expense of v - State." li la re? corded that Buddha appointed a physidsn for every ten villages on the high road, and bulli hospita'.! or asylums for the blind and dlsMsed, f,.r pregnant women and for Incurables and lep* rs. According to tbs ancient histories of Persia, ihe Apollinaris Pure Healthful Agreeable Refreshing "In World-wide ! Use.' "The Queen of Table Waters." admission to existing i. ipltal tmctures was rea Konabi) certain to complete the death thal ac- lent or dlaeaae hal begun. Hospital reports abound wi:h th" figures proving aa appalling percentage nf ?I'-iths from septic Uses od hospital poisons contracted in th* warda after the slightest surgical operation. The wide prevalence of symotic ani tubercular diseases arising from an exeeesslve *w gregatlon of disease In one placs ls ai well known I ^-r^y^j*. ___ * -^-^r; krtr* - ys>*'. Jj*,*. Cn ^^__s__u.__ ,.#*.- r- ^g ??? ?Vt-'X*' v.*. -Te ? - Jv**'**^_* *_?*_ __________ ~*J? ' " _?> _^r? .^r^_#!;_5!t^*?~- ~- , _?? -. _?-,__ BSmCCSOSSSSfl ._53_?*gg>__- t,ffF^^~->ti;_x> ATjf. \ ff ,-"-.-?. T'.'r-syiii-A' ?. . . ___"._ ||^^^5g_____?___&-^^iS?8to^ ^v J. communiii'*s of fire worshippers from the remotest times were ol>:i-.' 1 l,v th.ir law to establlah and maintain suitable ptacea r.r the houalng of their suffering nv. I sick poor, an I the king to furnish the t" st physicians and m.-Heines without c .st. In the tlnv* of Aesculapius 0134 I*.. C.) and :>t Cns and Trices, air .r,linu to Strabo, were temples f,>r the especial treatment of the siek, and up oi tablets in the walls were recorded the history and treatment of the Individual cases of disease. Provision for their sick destitute was made by the Romans, and a's,. Iel lt b.> noted, to ari eaten! never before at tempted and certainly nol equalled to-day, did they b> strict sanitary regulations and universal babita of personal cleanllneaa s-.'k to pr.-vent disease. The coming nf the Christian era. with it? bene (Iceni teachings, th.- suoseque ni and unceasing struggle f.r the equalisation of s.ieiai conditions, hav.- led to an increaaing sense of human Inter? dependence, and of the necessity for ampler and wiser provision r.r the destitute sick In every com? munity. The prop<.rti'.n of such helpfulness may fairly h<* said to be the measure of tbe civilisation or humanization of ? Btate or people, and at no time In Ci" history of the world has it been so widely Illustrated as in thia s?e and c untry, nnd at no time h iv>- public and private benefactions to provide for tbe necessities of its sick and helpless portion be*e-n so larne as to-day, But this very In? crease ..f means entails a mor.- ex tcting discrimina? tion as th,- quality of its efficiency tn us... and even th.* distribution of benevolence ic being re? duced t. scientific or Ut and tho adoption of v.* wisest snd surest bm u>* to effecl its purpoae. it ia quite within the experience and knowle Ige of prac? tising physlclana of to-day that, owing to unsani? tary conditions and Insufficient area per patient, RECEPTION FOR GENERAL MAE DOW. A cali, ha." BERN IBBl'KD lem a t BM PERA BOB CONGRESS AT PROHIBITION PARK IN .UNI: Tn CELEBRATE ms BIRTilDAT A call has been issued for a reception t > Oeneral Neal Dow, In honor of bbl ninetieth birthday, and f.,r an International temperance congresa to be bel I at Prohibition I'ark. Staten island, .lune 1. 4 and ."> deners! DOW has accepted an Invitation to !?-? pram tat, Joseph Cook will deliver the eiration e.n Jane I and Major-Qeneral O. <>. Howard win preside, i'll" elli Irs signed by the following Commit t, ?? nf Arrangements: Joesph A. Bogardus, president ..f the American Temperance Union; Major-Oeneral *p. pp Howard, preaident ..f the National Temperance Society; !>r. D. ii. Mann, night Worthy Grand Chief Templar of the world: E. .1 Wheeler, of "The New-York Voicer'; i>r. James M. Buckley, <>f "Ths *'iiristian Advocate"; !>r. il. K. Carr,ll." ,,f "Tbe New v,,rk Independent"; William T. Wardwell, treasurer ??: tbs standard Dil Company; itr. James ii. Darling? ton, Chris! Church, Brooklyn; Mrs. Mary T. Hurt. presidenl of the W. C. T. v. of the Btate of N.w Yi.rk; 1*. I-'. Funk, pres! Lt,t ,,f the National Prohi? bition i'ark Company; i*r. l>. s. Gregory, ? x-presi ?l.tii of ih- Lake Poreat i'iiiv.Tatty; Oeorga lt. Scott, of "The New-York Witness**; Colonel Alex? ander B, Bacon, presidenl <>f the Brooklyn Bunday Observance Society; th- Rev. J. C. Fernaid, Robert Oraham, secretary of tbe Church Temperance 8*v e-iety; i'. I.. Haskell, superintendent of the National Prohibition Park; Dr. Charles H. Parkhurst, presi? dent e.f the Society for Ibe Prevention e.f Crime; Pr l. K. funk, presidenl of tue punk * Wagnalis Company. The basis of repret ntatlon nt the congress will be ns follows. 1.1,e.ii organisations ar.- entitled io one delegate to every twenty membera; organ lu tiona representing less ihiu State (or province in Canada), Ave delegates each; Btate e..r province) organiza? tions, tin each; National organisations, iwent) each. Besides paying honor t,. Oeneral Dow, th- pur poeea of the conicress, as s'-t forth in tin- call, ur.' as follows: "To review fully and faithfully the en? tire ti-ld ,,f battle; to compare In frank and friendly discussion the confllctlns views held by the differ e nt divisions of the temperance host; to come as near lv as possible to sn agreement, so lhal there may be less waste of strength in disputations sith one another, and that our blows against the liquor -vii mav h.- far more united and effective; to unit.- upon u carefull) prepared address to the people ..r the l'nlted Stat. I ari I of the- Dominion of Canada, Which will alni to sit forth precisely th- -.-rounds ,.* our opposition tei thp- saloon, and emr reasons f.r ap pealing to the public to bring at,',ut at once it-. overthrow: lo take such steps as may !,?? neces? sary to pla* >? ih.' teaching of temperance hygiene in the pilbil.' school*. Ihronghool the country on th- basis of a li\>-d Study the laws making Its leaching mandatory ; I i plan for tie- systematic edu? cation of Hi'- ii,a 'sea In temperance statistics, fa.'is, arguments, principles: i" seek lo .mist far mora tin- pulpit snd press in ih.* advocacy ot total ab? stinence; to place th.. . im.alu,- power .f liw against the- saloon: t-? tak- whatever other action against th.- liquor .vii may be deemed wis-." Among th?' other signers ol' the call ar.- the Rev. Pr. ll. I.. Wayland, the Rev. It. a. .1. Gordon, (leorge B. Foster, lllnlstei of Finance, Ottaara; Frances ii. Willard, Archbishop Ireland, Lady Henry Somerset. Marv A. Livermore, I'r. Josiah sin,nu- H. Fay Mills, Father Kgan, Oeneral Wager K way ne, John P. st. .lohn. Samuel Dickie, th.- Rev. john Hall. ex-Mayor Hewitt, Hlahop Turner, Chan? cellor MacCraoken, ea-Judge Noah Davis, tin- Rev, l?r Rdward Bveretl Hale, th" Rev. li*-. Arthur T Pleraon. Bishop John H. Vincent, th.- Rev. Pr. Theodore I- Cuvier, Benator William i*. Frye uni 'i*. v. Powderly. TBS 1XRVRAXCR RATRA BOT To r.r RA IBRD. The published reports yesterday that the Tariff Ass .eia'ion e,f th.- p.oard nf Kir- Underwriters io i decided to raise the rites for insurant-.* on fla* and apartment-bouses were totally inc ,rre,.;. The Tariff Association has ha*l the question of rat. s under , ,n leratlon for several w,.'k.s. and a new sched? ule for ratea oa fia:- and apart men t-hoitae* la being pi pared. Th- rates are na -,,, be raised, bm re? duced, as reported in yesterday's Tribune. The new schedule .f rates will be made public In abou: :>"i days. Th.- assist.mt manager >>f tbs Tariff Assoclstlon -aid yesterday that th,- rate com* mlttee would maka tin- ree!'.-In:- a-- equitable as possible, and Hat tlie rates on flits and apartment hu s would I.- reduced, th.- reduction being lari;, r in som- quarters than in other-. IMIIAMI \\ 'AT Kit ?mS th,- I'lltVI* ,,? | ||>|,l knows XOI.VKVr rani ?????_ *<* mortal CAMI l.l fran He KIDSEYB ?nd BLADDER. It rea trail ie* I UK ACID. All .tren.!.- ett-ctt ot At ARUM un I other I KV KHS _re PBKVKXTKII by free xia- ot Iv.lun-l KV aler. iiF.cr.iK-nu rm: ORLY AND HIGHES r Wi l-l.Ii'.-r *'* ,:' JWARD rOR ' ??(iREAT PfRITV" sari ?? ? "MATI RAL MEDICINAL WATKrh Aeldrt" l*OLANU WATtlU, Trlbun. _ullJ:ngi N?. T. KiK TUE PSOMOTIOS oy SOCIAL Er Ell I. Tbs fourth annual meeting of th- National rhiis tlan League for th- Promotion of Social Purity win bs held in thp Broadway Tabernacle on next Monday Dight ol K o'clock. Th- Rev. Iirs. R. _. MacArthur and John Balcom shaw, together with Si.irv A. Livermore, Anthony r.mistook and Vir? ginia T. Smith, will address th- meeting. The pub? lic an.l especially Wendi lnt"r>ste*" In the cause are cordially Invited to bs present The annual woman's prayer anu business meeting will be held at th- Leagues headquarter.?.. No. "S3 Bast Twenty-second-st., to-day, at 3 p. m.. with a half-hour preceding the meeting for devotional cxerclnpfs. The officers ask that every peraofl In? terested In this work will nit only he present, but will bring as many friends as possible who will join the League or co-operate with lt MERCER HOSPITA!* as tlie fart that S rotten Vegetable must be s-gre gate 1 from Its fellows to prevent an extension of decay Without multiplying proofs, Iel it sulBce ti state that tbe teaching ?f experience proves that in th- preservation <.r ur.- and tbe ssfest treatment! of dleeaae tli- maximum of air and sunlight and a sufllclenl ar-?.( i?-r patient are tbe vital and essential points to bs Brat considered, and a limitation of ih- Dumber of pan. ms t,, th- area <??' site la as neceaaary f,,r the Inmates as for ti-- safety of their Immediate netghborho 1 These facts, .md th- vita! quality <>f air and its general enjoyment with tl.- least possible vitiation, will -"..ii I.- >. fully understood thal boapltal structures built in violation of tiiis principle wi i Within a Short tim- rank a-* public DUlsancca, ani a restriction ,,' lbs number of patients in each win i." demand) i and .ur .r----1 An approved modern hospital arrangement .- tl il known aa the "pa? vilion" pi i-r, in arhlch ihe administration bulli! tn ,-t nearly central in th- system, th- service build? ings, wards ani other functions radiating th-re* from. ?,r connel.1 only t>v m. rv ,,f continuous open corrid ,r-. an '. ? ? arr, ire for th- wari- th- m.,*t complete ?; i ' ", or projcc lion from ti.-h-r building!-, thereby ..ie ? with proper or:' ni ttl in, the exposure t ? sun ani slr in recenl tim- - m my I ive been bull phill, notably th- St Andr.- uti ? . 7, Th.'tn is in London, ti-.. Qlasgoa Sui il 11 th- Protestant Bpi.pal :-. i" ph la, lhe Johna Hopkins ;:, Baltimore and Ih* new Bt Luke New-York. In these c laen ?? . , ? ? balli fr en two to four pieries In I ? ? the need of ix large accommodation iii.,j ana of gr..ur, 1 Th- tm- hygle* how evr. ls to proportion th- number ol patients t. 1,. A MEDAL roil A BRA VE MAN REWARD FOR nw KN I p.m. vs 1 OURAOEi d' RESCUE AT A l-l PM THB BOARD OP I'KPRRWItlTKRS H.is-ius H'M POR ms HEROISM ELIJAH lt BER* NEDI I eroRP- I '1' ll: ' Th- >."? -w-York purl -t Fir- I'nderwriters it Its monthly meeting yesterday presented Patrolman Owen Daly, of Kir- Patrol So .:. the gold medal of tbs Board f.r heroism In saving life al 1 dre This m-dii is awarded only In cases ?.f unusual \ bravery, and In Ihe bul fourteen years only seven have I.-. 11 awarded. Tbe act of heroism for arhlch Daly received the medal wa of a mara. 1 natur- an I worthy of greal honor un ih- night of January 9 a Bre brok- ont in the building ai No. 1.1.1 Kighth-.iv- , .md ?bordy after tbe arrival of the patio! a wanan was seen Bl ? fourth-floor arlndoa Access by tbe stairs was im? possible. Paly entered Ihe adjoining bull lim. and from a fourth-floor window, by means ..r the window blinds ,,f ti.,- taro buildings and the Ita roof leader, he paaaed over inn. the burning lani.ling and rearm 1 lhe woman, who was Ih-n UBCOHSClOWS, Elijah 1: Kennedy, presidenl <>f the New-York r. ...ri of pira !'i.d.tutu,-rs, who presented tba medal on behalf .>r th- Board lo Daly, spoke ta p_rt as follows. Though ih- times and manners ?.f chivalry nre gone, th- men of the presenl day are quite as rea iv to respond lo tbe -pur of noble Impulses as ever were tbe m-n >.f earlier ages lt is because men still admire courage and ar- thrilled bv noble d.ls that we ur- noa ?>?- mbled. ii seems to i?- a happy coincidence thal our 11.ting to reward un act of 1,-lol- quality in the Un- >>f duty <k*, nrs on Ihe day when Christendom commemorates iii- supreme n-t e.f self-sacrifice in all history. We ar- accustomed io th- performance of duty in our patrol from the newest man on th- force up through even grade to th- chairman, int a deed of desperate hero tn ar.ais-s our entbusiasm, ani we cannot be satisfied until we hiv- recognised ..ur nero, Owen Paly, we have been told of your gallant act. \V- know thal yOU did ROI h. ill.il- wh-n a most perilous situation was presented, bul risked your ju.. 1,. lave ihai of another; n..t in any romantic adventure, bul In the orderly performance of your duty. Mr. Kennedy then told th- story of th- brave Ulan's work, and presented Hie medal to Paly, say? ing as bs did so. ?And now. I'.ilv. j'"' n SVS been Initial-.1 Into th- frat.-nilly of DOWS m-n who hav- previously received this honor, and wno ar- preaeni io ex? press their welcome t.. you. I trust yam may long liv- to enjoy tbe distinction you hav- Kalin-1. The entire community ls benefited by such Insplrina examples as have been mt by you and the toura g, .us m-n who ar- nt your sid-. Th- members >>f ibis Board ar- especially proud <*f you all, nnd u. wish voil th- Joys and th- Satisfaction whleh 1.. long to those who, being severely tested, prove themselves equal to every demand >>f duty." Kiv- of th- men srho have previously received the medal were present Owen Paly has been connectea with th- patrol two yean, lb- hi twenty-two years old._m A KEW OLD DOMIKIOX I IXE sn: 11tr.1t. The ne-w steamer Jameelown, rommrind-d by Cap tain J. o iiuiphiis. arrived h-r- yeaterday from Chester, consumed to tbe OM Dominion Steamship Compan) ? Tin- Jamestown 1* -"? feel in length over ail. io feet beam -'> f*'*'1 '?* Inches depth e.f bold, sci.ncr Hexed with masts of ste-1. Her engines ure of the triDle expansion-condensing type, wKh cylinder di? ameters ot 13, ?*?'?' ie"'1 7! Inches for th- high, Inter? mediate and low pr.-sui-, respectively, aad a stroke of M lochee. 'I'll- propellers are mad- of manganese bronse. The steamer ls expected to de veloD -i si>?-.-.l of rixteen knots un hour. Sh- baa four steel boilers, of a dlsmeter of 1:1 feat '* inches, end a length of 1: feel *; Inches each, with a work? ing pressure of v>'> pounds io tbe square Inch. Th- Jamestown is supplied with all th- modern ImDi-ovementa for Hi.mventenw and comfort of "ss-iig-rs electric lights and electric bella In all the staterooms, and is heated bj steam. Th- sa? loons nr<- large and handsome ly furnished, ths woodwork being of ma hogan} ie Mercei il"-;.rr.ii u Trenton, X. J., upon land resented lo the city for (bal purpose by Mrs. lsrve) Fisk and Ii Edward Fisk, from plans made v Alfred E. Harlow, architect of this city. The ingitndinal BXis of th- property running from oriii-ast t i southwest necessitated au unusual dle? ,,s.ti ,n ol the buildings so as t > secure for the ali.nrs ih- greatesl possible amount ot sar,light iii air. Th- administration building ls therefore laced in th- centre furthest back from th- str?t, r-i connected bv covered corridors with service ulldlngs .ai each side, and th..ne- sgaln connected y covered corridors with medical and surgical ard building- on th- southwesterly front, one .ni: being for m-n. the other for worden pul.-nts. Th- wail- ai- simply larg*, high, abundantly -.-lu. l ,.;? l ventilated rooms w'ith Ureplaces, the eda being placed between th- windows fourte?n i each medical and nine in each surgical srard de walls .ml Moors being tiled aili having a sun oreh In ll:.- soi.th angle accessible from both Sec lona A wiri area of l.SOO cubic feel ani its square ? t and a sit- ar-a ..f |,g*Q s.jnare feet ei patient ls obtained. No other function and .. plumbing ar- permitted in these separated build as tor patlenta 'iii- Boors are supported upon ??.' i i? i PS 5**. **^2I __ *r \ Wa: *? f * *c?<_<_r^*y ? I -. sc _ j. J "-M /.:'-* timm, k *~ - Ji pJII'.M'W'i _ fi j I ff. - .....* _ Vr ?&?.&?' ? I-, n arches underneath, and ,,n every side and face ich ls open i i lhe full pla] of ran and air. Bacii * connected by a covered open -orri,I ir with Ita ervlce building, In which are provided lhe Laths nd toilets, examination an.) nun ? rooms, two pedal wards, in-.li. it- and linen r-.-.tns, ilining ,',ni and special dlel pantry, and lockers for dla ifecte I cl .''ling. The service building In turn is connected by a pen rorrlilor i.irh the central or admlnla* ration building, In e/hlrii are place*! the matron's iii?, visitors' .md trustees' rooms, library, operat .,., i i eroy ? i v rooms, the dining an 1 I* eptng r ? >?-. ? if itali ami at ten lani -. an 1 large lanket, linen and drug stores, etc A Hush track i the -.ii.? in ? in lora, with Ight cai ul.ti'T Wh-fls, admits of rap. 1 mil noiseless transit r -i, ? ; I io en I of f ?? buildings The con tl hro Igl iu! a ? ol the Implest kin I. so as n prevent ai ? imul it lol tt ol dust, and ill ire of lhe ,? icter The plumbing, ,l - li il ate ? heating plant and thevi ntllatlng system ar-of ni ar, l approve I kind Further back i in ill wooden Isolation hut ntl - r , be removed al Intervals, ir I ..t the extreme rear -t the , r. illdlng con! lining lhe laundry and terillsing-room, autopsy and dead house nd amb i.. ne ? si ible lt will be .n thal this irrangemeni divides th.* para) .- .r !-. - rvlce build* mt .in I a Imli inti Its g iv. i n? ng purpose is : tte every other eonsldera K the 1 ill,- r possible I ? . the -- k i. ,- .-' , m mj li ? m mg recenl nt I ospltal i nstructiona nlghl be given of t',- precedence ,,f mere',) irchl ? "ii il aspect, in I a neglerl of th.'lr e.ir.Un.il pur erve life and mosl quick!) relieve uf? and pclentlflc s,. utlon I- entitle i r . ,i ra n ?? than p i The r- . the Mercer Hospital are eh. Hight '?-. ir Jobi I Ugh, th- lt' \ I" John ?Ison, It \\ \\ I. Phillips. William I! Skirm. Villlam ll K.-okaa William l. Dayton Henr) S .I'M-, Charles li Oreen, Simii-I K Wilson, Kl .arl e; 1'ook, Willam S Va rd, Rimer living ? r..ti. Hugh ii llamlll, John li. Be ud ler an i Will .im ll i.innli i io USE UNDERGROUND TROLLEYS ?ur. MRTR '.VI! 1. .\ * i POI.ITA N OPT THR OP VT* TRACTION BY8TKM <<> LINKS COMPANT SOMM The Metropolitan Traction Company, which oper* irgp proportion of tbe surf a,-- -allroadi ,.r he ' '".v . ;- - ??.*? 'tnplatlrig the adoption of an und.-r :r Hi-id trolley pyatem on some of Ita linea, lt ls onsi i-ring a propositleMi mai- t.y th- American ?epresentatlvea ,>f tli- Blemena a.- Holske syst-m, rhlch foi -ui" lime has t>?n in us.- in Bude *.sth. Hungary, John D. Crimmlns sui i yesterday hat the pro|iosal would probabl) be accepter] by tha i'm.-ti .n i'..tn;..: thi experts of the company ned the ayatem thoroughly, and were con rn, ?I tl.a* lt was sotn-wh.it In advatie- -t any rhlch had been devised by American ?? dridan*, Nevertheless the Oeneral Bledric Company uni he Westinghouse Company will make strong efforts o have their respective systems chosen, The Trac? tion Company win choose what lt considers tbe Ths Siemens .** Holske Company has .,ir-r. i to ?quip the Twenty-thlrd-st. cross-town line with Un ? -.rn i: ii- own expense. The system has been In iperatlon In Huda Pesth for the last four year*. lt ronalma of a trai!,.\ running In an underground ?on,inn. an,i the Inventor dalma that they have .vercunie ihs vate,a- dlfltcultles in th- wa} -.f inderground electricity, such us loss of currenl through dampness, etc. The expense ls much less lim timi of horse motive power. The conduit -yt-tem, if adopted, will !?? us,-] only >n those Hms where the traill.- is n.,t heavy enough to justify ta- expense ?t a cable Th- Traction 'ompony ls about satisfied Hut th- cable ls ths most profitable system for us- in Broadway; but >n other lin-s, whi re traine is n.,t s., croarded nnd lum"., tti- trolley conduit system mav be prac tlcable. 'rta ile!I Line ls on- on which lt -an be advantageous!) used, as th- route is thirteen miles long, an I th- compan) has only on.- stable. Tits rai,!- will doubtless be perfectly satisfactory for ih- Columbus and Lexington av- lines Tli- Tra. tion Company tis had som- difficulty In tin- extension of th- n-w Columbue-ave. cable line In ..rd-v to av-.id running through One-hundred-end i-niii-st or Cathedral Parkway, th- route chosen hid been through One-hundred-and-stxtb-st, t,. Man lialtaii-uv,-. Hut this takes th- road bv M imlng si,i- r.iik. in Manhattan-eve betareen One-bun Ired-and-tenth and ime-hundretl-and-thirteen th sts, an.l sn?i rallaraya are forbidden to occupy lt. Th property owners in Manhattan-ave.. between One liiin Ir-d-iiti l-tenth and e Pti--hiiiidr.s!-nn.|-th|rt ? nth r-i-. ai- declared to be vlrtuall) unanimous in favor i.i th- n-w cable lin-. Tli- company expects little opposition to its requeal to th- Legislature to -*. (?Iud- Ih- portion of Manhattan-.iv-, lt desires from th- provisions of th- sci now in existence prohibit? ing th- occupation of Morningside i'ark and adja? cent streets by Btreel railways. Th- l?ark Com i,,; ii a ii rs are said to have approved th- com? pany's petition. ;_fr*"** Prings comfort and Improvement nnd tends to personal enjoyment when rightly used. The many, who Uv- better than others, and enjoy life more, tvltn less expenditure, by more promptly adapting the world's best products to thc in-ds of physical being, will attest the value to ticultti of ttie pure liquid laxative principles cuibiu:..rd in Ihe remedy, _> i up of Flga, Ita excellence ls due to its pre-tnting in the form mo.-t ae-eptable and pl-usant to the taste lbs*refreshing and truly benefldal properties of a perfect laxative; effsctinlly slsnnslng the sys tem. dispelling tullis, headaches mid fevers, mid permanently earing constipation, it has given satisfaction to millions and met with the ap? proval of the medical profession because li acts on the Kidneys, Liver and bowels without weak? ening them, and lt ls perfectly free from every objectionable substance. Syrup of Figs ls for sale by all druggists In GOc. (?ml ll bottles, but lt ls manufactured by the California Fig Syrup Co. only, whose name ls printed on every package, also the name. Syrup of Figs, and being well Informed, you will not accept any substitute If offered. tBrnrnt/amamta^^ _2 ^m I 1 1 lui n Record of Caren never duplicated in th? histor* of mineral waters, lt takes the limping, suffering Rheumatic, I Neutralizes tbe Uric Acid in bis blood nnd makes lifo wort Ii living. If this Acid i*. not removed from th? blood, it sets up and keeps alive Dyspepsia with Add Stomach, and all the torture of Indigestion: Heart Disease and obstruction of the circulation br deposits within th** arteries; Bright's Disease, by passing through the ki'lnevs in an undissolved state, setting up inflammation; Insomnia and Nervous Prostration by irritating the brain. In fart, URIC ACID is the Dane of All lhe People Who Live Well, and is, ac? cording to the physicians, directly responsible for mein* cases of In sanitv, Apoplexy, Heart Failure, Etc., ihan all other causes combined, liy a thousand Tests, the LONDONDERRY has been proven the best solvent of this Deadly Crystal, lt is absorbed directly into the circulating fluid. In thi** way it reaches the poison, changes it into a harmless orate, which is Immediately Carried from the System by the kidneys. LONDONDERRY LITIIIA Removes s STILL AND SPARKLING! For Sale by alf Druggists and Grocer?. / ^S NEW YORK OFFICE, 76 BROAD ST. -3m i % The Great Cause | of Disease. 1 (>nr booh, containing ^ Hundreds of Testimoni_ls, Mailed Free. _S -85 REVIVALISTS AT WOflK. 3XCOURAOINQ RESULT OF THEIR LABORS ?LAIN (FORDS BT FORCEFUL SPEAKERS? PRATERS ASKED BT THE PENITENTS PROORAMME POR THE COM ma STEER Th*? work of the* r'vangellsts who ar.- now lalporlnc; n every highway tnd byway of thc dty was con lilli.-1 with earnestness and vigor yesterday. Th** vaults have bean rtraarkabia, and mt xt week the trusade will i.--_in In four larn- theatres, vlth elo luent spca lerra and Rna musical programmea. Ni. open-air meetlnga w.t.- held yeaterday, ,,wins ? i tti.. rain, ani th- weather h-lped to keep 'I ?ws h.- attendance ut tin- noon meeting in Aseodatlon i ii This meeting was principally devoted to the ?ecital ,,* teatlmony. Th.- Rev. William J. Harsha irealded nt ti:" meeting, <;e,,r_- C. st-hulns lad in tinging, ani ti.,- i'ark Staten played th*- cornat at ii-- ? mg service precadlns lila meeting. After 'Praise Him" had been ming, th" Rev. Mr. Marsha iIT.t."! prayer, un l h.- was followed 'ny th- Rev, a. * Dixon, Th.- Rev. Thomee l>ixon. jr.. pastor of I,- Tw. ntv-thlrl Btreel Itaptlst Church, who then ipoke, mid: "All r,,rnis, ceremony, baptism, dogma u l creed have really nothing to do with actual ml ration. They ar.- aol eeeentlel. Cteeda ar.* formed ml ?,f the human heart. They expreea mir wlahea | ?r forma ,.f belier, but they are nut religion. To i nay know all of th** Ave point* of Calvinism, nnil j *t,ii have no religion, and von may noi know any ina ot the Ova points mt Calvinism, ami yet you ni ba Siled with religion, with the holy Joy of Lhe i.or-i. and be .?-rt.un you are laved. "Did ye ii ever know thal th-r- was a monument ti this city erected to a river thief? Ile serve,! his Ilma in Inc penitentiary fur his crimea. Was this monument erected because thia man knew all about theology, your Westminster eir Heidelberg cate? chisms ur creeda? Mo! It arni erected becauaa the love of J.sus e'hrlst g-t Intu thia man's heart, an! ??hanged it frum that ,,f ? river thief and criminal to that nf a man who lived mar Jesus; an.l then he w.-nt oul ami down into the slums and deeert pla,'i's of this Uv nnil raised tli- falle-n, and com? forted the weah ar.,i destitute, and brought thou snii'is to p'tirNt. My frien,ls. the neceeaary essen ti 1 to talvatlon is to g.*t near Jeaua and partake ,,r lils love." The Creole Quartet, in rich, melodloua ae-.-ents. ?ans "He Redeemed Me," and then pray.ts were iiff-re,i; "For an ex-Congressman: for an Keidel belg student who had waated 1*. fortune of IR"**) in drink." Prayer anel personal teatlmony fol? lowed. Colonel Kvans, e.f th- Metropolitan flor- ' ward Movement and formerly of tin- Salvation i Armv. tol.l e.f his work In th- Salvation Army an,! th- sin aii,l misery h.- hail wen. All san* "All lin tl tin- rower e.f je-xus' Nani'." and tin- meeting cann.' to atl end, CROWDS IN" COOPEE UNION. over 2,*??> larsons attended th.* afternoon meat In,; In Cooper Union, and lt was a most appreeia tiv- audience, to... Th- reaulta ?.f th- labors at th- meeting caueed sreal rejoicing among tba evangeilata and their tellow-workera. Th- Rev. H. M. Wharton mid, o,u<.tini7 th- Psalms: "What ahall I Mo for th- Lord for nil ll- hus done for me"" "Don't la* eternally whining and crying that you wunt to ko to Heaven. Ko on- ought t.. go before his or her work ls done. I'on't be selfish about your salvation, hut go out of this meeting an,I tell nth.ts how to gat lt. Sum.- uf you say: 'I'll .lu something f>>r Ood som- of thane .lays.' Hut you won't, alni you know it. I.Ike Wilkins Mleawl-r. you give your IOU and never pay lt." Th.- sp.ak-r appaled fur a dally religious life Unit would renell buaineaa and political life, when roch scandal! as com.- nut now in th- courta would be Impossible. Prederlck Bchlverea, th.* evangelist, spoke, an.l Staff-Captain Pattie Watkins sang "Voe Me. PLANS POR THK WEBE The following arrangements have been made for th- coming week. Tti.- maa tinga will be heh!, ns usual, every evening, in th- churchea. <>n Bundey, Mun,hiv an.l Tues,lay nftertu.otis, at 1:16 o'clock, meetlnga win ba held in Mi.ios Qarden. Thalia Ttl.aire, Ae-iiJemy eif Mush- arni th- Stair,iard Theatre. Admlaalon ls free tu ali At Nlblo's the sneakers will i?- th- Rev. A. c. Dixon uni Leonard Weaver. The musicians will h.- th- Willsons, Pro fessur W.len and Mrs. Kress, assist.,1 hy un orchestra, frederich Bchlverea win speak at the Thalia Theatre. Miss 1'j.ham and Frank Melalnger will sing. Tli- Rev. H. M. Wharton, the Rev. John 1< l>avles and Arthur Crane will speak at the Standard Tin atre. Oeneral C. Stebbins ani a choir will shu*. At th- Academy of Musi-, Pourteenth-et. and Irving I'la?, service will he at 1 p. m. The Rev. H. M. Wharton will Speak at th- close of the s-r rtce, anil the Metropolitan Musicians will take part. Nunn meetlnga will h.- h, 1.1 in Association Hail ?very day from 12 to 1 p. m. This ls tin- sixth we'e-k. rh- Kev. j. k. Davies win lead the meetlnga. The K.v. A. C. Dixon, illy pastors, evangelists ami -inK*Ts win tak.- part. Teatlmoulm every .lay hy laved men Cooper I'niun is engaged fur Wednesday, Thurs? ley ami Friday afternoons, at n 30 o'clock. Father Lambert, the Redemptorlst priest who has j rec-ntly renounce.! the Romish Church and K.tth-r O'Connor ar.- announced to speak for Thursday nt "eiope-r 1'nioii. :in,i Theodore Bjorksten, the Swedish tenor, win sum-. -+?-_ VOT THE IOXDOB ash BITES plate have. The rahle ellspatch from Irondon on Thurs,lay, mnoundag the failure of the* I_indon ami Klv.-r Plat.- Bank, w.is arronaoun it was the BagKah Knnk of th.* River Plate which fatted, an.l not the London ami River Plate, which ls one of the SOUtl leal of Kngllsli I,inking Institutions. The mis? take aros- through a misinterpretation of the orig? in il dispatch. ARCHITECTURAL PUBLICATTOE DECEIVED* An amazingly stupid fraud wn** recently perpe? trate 1 up.,n th- Editor of th- architect** and hull I irs' *-,lltlon of "Th- Sclent HU- American." Some "genius. " with evidently pome slight knowledge of nri-hlteceture, and willing to rec-ive a fev dollars Without laking any spacial pains to earn them, picked up g photograph of a anim than cottams re? cently built, nnd made up his mind lt would be a K"il thing to sell. The photograph was an excel? lent one, as photographs go, hut it showed only the fr.mt nnd one side of th- house, giving nv> hint of the rear and the other side. The enterprising archi? tectural reporter did not take the trouble to walk around the house, to obtain a glimpse of the In? terior, or get Information from the architect or 1 llnri > ti ril HIpllaK's "Harr:u'kTW>m Halla.lu" are* as in feet I,.in a* "The* Marseillaise." They bubble over With humor. (U>\tit eJorydl A Co., Publishers.! EASTER DISPLAY CB ART EMBROIDERY AND , DECORATIVE NEEDLEWORK IN INFINITE VARIETY, NOW ON EXHIBITION AT OUR ART PARLORS. THE SINGER MFG. CO, o_? iinounviv, m. Y. 54 FIRST AWARDS RECEIVED ' AT Tl'B WORLD'S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION. un mimi _ ARKELL E*_cl-slve Dealers In ORIENTAL RUGS and CARPETS, 0.1.1 BROADWAY, NEW-YORK. 3 WORCESTER SALT Contains No Impurities. rr-:- ?'-_3 Ladies' Tailor=Made Suits, $30. We .ire ihowing some handsome designs fal Tailor-made Suits, which we make to order in a choice assortment of cloths, from $50 up; silk lined. $45 up. xv., guarantee a perfect flt. tn* cnn deliver any suit In ona w. ek. You may depend on thia. The National Cloak Co., IiMHII' TllI.ORS, tMR nnd 154 "IV. Ultel Ht. COWPERTHWAIT BARGAINS IN PARLOR FURNITURE. We ope retailiiio at wholesale price* the stock of an overloaded ma ii n/act it uer. PARK ROW, near CHATHAM SQ. rn ? mm ? ? ii i ? ? ? ? ? ? ll _-_________-^_-_-_---.?_??_? "THERE ave 40,000 families in and near New York who Inn- the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. More than 700,000 copies sold through? out the country, each issue, in cities and the larger towns. owner, **ltlte*r of whom would probably have b,va willing t,* ."inns him ih>* piena. Prom hla Internal cooacwuaneea tn* drew pinna ot th- Brat ani ?,',' ml Boora, guided, :?> a limiteei ?*x i.-nt. by th,* picture before him. omitting an lm portanl extenakm in the rear, putting Breplacea, ta a helter-skelter manner, whei, ihey could not po? slbiy connect arith th,- chimneys, and dividing up the Hfi.t,'.- Into moms, hulls and stairways In a way lha; would temi to drive an archil.vt to the? verge of inaanlty. on the street line* th>rte is ? retaining wall. WORM) four .Vet in height, from the t>>p of whtqh tlie liwn gently rtaea to tko front ptaaaa. The stone stepa through the arall ara outside tho lin.* of the phot** graph, un,l th.- winding path to tha house is some? what dimly thown Tilla 'ii I aol dhpcourage the man; he boldly drew ? brand gravel path srraight down to the will, leaving the unhappy group, seen on the piazza, the alternative of a jump or u. step* ladder when defslring lo leave home. All thia woul'l have- liee-n well enough, pprhep**, if Ih" whole affulr had been lefl as a work of li-agln* tlon?a sort of builders' nightmare. Hut the out? rage is made complete in tin- letterpraaa. by tha pul.ll.Mtloii eif the name und addi aaa of the arr*hi? Fed <>f the real building, and !oi*atln*r it within a few miles of where if actually stanels. COVED xor ntKK the whalef-acr.}'**. The whali-baedc steamer Joseph Colby went to tha sectional dooks at Market-st., on the East River, an Thur adey from Canter et, a little port on the Staten Island Kills, to be decked and repaired. Sue was le-ukliK' baelly, but was feiunel to be so un? wieldy and awkward to handle that sh" went to au anchorage off Hedlow's Island yesterday murn? ini; to have her e'oal trimmed and be put In better condition for docking. . ^?^^?.??? For sick headache and all other conditions resulting from constipa? tion, go by the book on Beechain's pills. Book free, pills 25c. At drug, stores; or write to B. F. Allen Co*' 365 Canal st, New York.