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SJ % Hoteu .H B Tsacher* . s j Iee i 'ream .11 1 Th- Turf .ll il ln.*nrucr!,.n, .. s 4 Wuk Wano-I . ?.i ,'. ii thlGlllCGS Aoiucs. Keeps Dress Shirts to measure, tl for 51>W>; sa.i belter at say prut. b'.'J and f.ll Uioadmijr, Oclnroa HU and l'jtli -ts. THIEL'S DETECTIVE 8ERVICK. nXTDX nilLDINO, NEW-YORK. Other riffles: CHICAOo ST I. ills KANSAS CITY. BT. PAl'I.. DEN TER, PORTUAND, 1 iRRGON. nilBDKI TERMS TO MAH, SUBaTCKIBEKS. Nagle 1 year. 0 moa. 3 moa. 1 ru t. cupy. Dally. 7 rl.ivs a wok_fin ?" *." IM) $2 .*.<i $1 "Xi . I'-itly. without S'in.lar... "" t BO BOO 1?0 3 "ts. fcunJay Tillune. 2 00 IOU 50 _ reta. Weekly Tnt.um-. 1 ?i . 3 rta. Besnl-Weesly Tribune_ 2 00 .S "ta 1 ?? Monthl) . 2 U0 .2" ts I'uatace prepaid by Tha Tribune except a* hereinafter ?tated CITY POSTAQK -The law r"qulr"a that a 1 eenl postiig* ?tarrui I.- affixed In every rowr of Hie Dally, Siirvlav, pr Peml-We.'klv T-ltiin? malie<1 for 1oeal delivery In Kew V rk lily Tbl poBtSS* BSUBt lie paul by BUb* ?erlber I: en.len. ur>- better s?nnl by buylns tl.elr Trlb'in- finn, a aewadesler. rORF.ION POST A OF T.. -.11 forel-m romtrle* r-T'-'-r-t Can..'li .mr Meale 1 S east* a eo-flr "n Tit" Sunday Triiun..; 2 rent* n eopjr m Daily Beml-WeeVly snd Weekl* Thi* i-h'-ik' mu" h* paid Hy aohserlher REMITTANCRS Rerr-.t bv I'-atal (irder. Kxpreaa Order, fhe'-l;. Pr.if.. or R.'Slstered Latter. Cash r TViital K^tf. If sent I-i -rn iinreirlsterel l.-tter. will t"> si th* f?ni'r\ ri''; OFFICES T T'lf THIIIt'SF. Vain ^ffl.'? r>f The T-lh iin-> 154 Niesao-et., New-Tort. Vnln uptown ."'-.. 12-12 llr.n'lwnT. A'Mre.n all lUf r*aSpondeBC? simply ?Tho Trltvm- " New-Tart. Kurr>pea-i Bra nell for advertisements only, 7S. Fleet Street. H. C.. T.r.nVn Rn cl find. iTtAN'CH OFFICES, f'-l ?ih-ave.. s e eoe. 231-s. 1")2 I'th-nve . mr. 12ih ?t. 142 O-lambus-see., ???;.- tv.?t Oftth-st. IOU Wost 42.1 ?t . n?.r ("thrive. 2" Wost Mth-St, tiiar nth ave, |BT iv.-st 421 ?' betw**tl Till and Sth area 1S1 4th -ave., i-.irn-r 14th-st. 1 '?"?: ?.i nv.. l?>t??"i TRtll und T??h ats. I.Srt?l Sd ive., hf-twr-n 7?t!i and 77th st*. 1 nw 11 ave m 1* 8lst-*i IBS Fas! ?-" al corner 3d-ave. |M Fast |5*tr I f*S **-....- 12*>th-st. f. F"it ISd ?? sear Madlar-a-sr*. |,fna .?..-,. o ,1.. -1 BfMh ?. faa 11 mer IT'1 ?t r*-t Sd st*., scar Ra*t n:ih--t. M Areas* A ?.o>-.-?- ?? -.-.^ 4th *?*. "Cimi'i snd 1ST Plvletaa-el. ir. 7'i??^*rit near I ? her ?? tAM Sd ?-? 1 ??? ? o"'' snd 11t?h s**. TtrAAKt.VN OFFH'BS. rvi7 Fui^n-*' 1 IRS Myrtle av... r-l c.-urt-st.. *>or, 1)< K ive I.JSn P it ? " a.-e ^Voju^ork ZlitSa Sbikmu. BOUNDED BY HORACE GREELEY. KUNDAT .iri.Y 1. iv'i TWENTY-FOUR PAGES lill NEWS THIS MORNING. Foreign Premier Dupuy h.is decided t ? remsln at th,- head of the Ministry, snd will make no changes in lt; fl .rai tributes from several sov? ereigns were received at ih- Elys#e Em? peror William and M. Herbette, French Ambas iny, dlscussi d a plan tte interi tloiial action against T>:" T-wer liri ge, T. nd n, was formally opened by thc Prime and Princess of Wales. - bf. a decldi l I . proclaim Sanford rv Dole Preal o>nt of the Hawaiian RepubMc withrmt .n .]e tiin. = Twi t eh lers were rei Tted at Cronstadt. Congn-ss.?The Bena te was not In session Houaa: No business of Importance was trans? act. 1. Domegtlc?The trouble ? Western railroads Is v-auslt,^ a lose to th.- corporations Interested of $2.".'?.',,|0 s day: no signs ol a settl nen! are apparent, sss - Th>- .--t.it.- Department Issue li ports showing the extent to which American lumber ls need throughout the worl Ii ls said that th.- Government may reparation from Russia for its action In K seeainokl, s naturalised American cltlsen, to Siberia. There -\is a heavy storm stat.- Camp; the 6th 7th, ind Ith Pro> Battali..!i- arrived al ti.-- camp "Hat"' ?bea, charged with ihe murder of R of Tr.vy, imk th- st,uni In his owl bi City and Suburban.?-Superintendent : start.-d In to Investigate the Police Department. =r=rr It v. . I.v F irt ll ainilt'?!! people that W. C P Brecklnridge waa vii I j__^ Th., races ot the Kings County Wl.**tl nv ti were held - I-arned won the Middle Slates ? h u ipi -r-i?iiii? at tennis W at Sheepshead Bay: Correction, Waltaer, I;.-:!. mere. Ducat, Banquet, Luckn kw. * ? The New Kechrlle Ta ht Club held ir< annual regatta The Weather Pnrecast for to-da ?: Qenerally 'air. Temperature yesterday: Leowest, Ti* Je? an sj highest, BS; average, 77 P'rsotiK gotwQ etsi of town for thr sammer, 'tilltn to tin' tWmVMtr retorts ot their country honif.t. ron hart J lie haily anti Sunilni/ 'I ninnie motin! to them for $1.00 ]>er month, or 9*2.50 for three month*. 'traveller* in Kttropt cnn reteire I he 'I riband ilurinn their nlmrnre tor $1.<>5 per mont li, foreign pottage poid, ?/ $4.4."> for three month*. 'Ihe ailtlrex* of the paper trill bc ehOmgod a* often a* ilenirrd. ? *?- ?i Tba in'ii who are al Ihe hack of Hie plrni fur ' buililing a new nation oat In the Atlantic Orran , have a targe task on band. They arr ronfl(k*nt of sui-i-.'ss. however, both fruin an rnglnerring UUll a lllialiellll polnl Of View. Wllilll'T it in i n siicrcssfiil business venture <>r nol mainly concerns its promoters, bul the rnglnreriug questions Involved ar?. ?.f ronslderahlr pnbllr in terest. If tin- plan succeeds lt will be a vain able pointer as to the pnaslbllltj of construct iu?: iifi'sbore Uglitiaouaes In dangerous plai-rs, and til.* problem of preventing shipwreck and con ?eqoaBl loss of life will be iniicli nearer solution than lt ls at present. Local followers of baseball are In a nappy frame'if mind .at present, ami if the Giants and tile ("rooms ntl keep up tin* pace lliey lllive Ket In tbe Weat each team w!ll receive a royal reception on its return tn bunn- grounds. The (Han's have won four of tin- Bra k inn*- played during the week god the Brooklyn nine has ?mid.- a like record. TMa ls about the brat sliiiwlni' ever tnaile by tin* local teams In tbe West. Tlie New York team shows a Steady In provrineriT nil along tlie line, and those who predicted that th. team was practically oat of . tho mer an- beginning to get nervous. The season to date seems n. Illustrate the fact thai the teams of th.- Kant, taken as a whole, are much Stronger thar their Western rivals. I'r-siilcnT Cirri.>t's funeral to-day promises tn prove the nundea! pageant of tbe kimi ever wit ?gaaed in Paris, and all thal is poaaltde Jims ; bren done to show that the Illustrious deni ls mourned not by n mere political party, nor yet j by a single Gaeta of satiety, but by the entire French people. Thc natkaB has always been particularly prone to generous Impulse, .-mil easily ssrayed by the emotions of Hs warm and chivalrous henri. It is therefore only natural that rhe whole country should be stirred lo Its Utmost depths by tbe tragical character of the ; drath of ifs blameless Chief Magistrate while ISggfed lu the performance ..f his ufhcial duties. ! And In tho public manifpstntinn of their prief to-day our French friends and old-time tillea linty rest assured that they possess the sincere sympathy of the rntlre civilized world, and In particular that ..f tbe people of tbe rnlted States. There Ima been nu Improvemrnl during Ihe last twenty four hours In the situation created by the great railroad strike, if anything, mat? ters have assumed *. more critical aspect. Thc blockade shows Indications nf b.ming tighter, the boycott appears to be assuming even still greater proportions, and the strikers, embold? ened by the .ibsen,-,. ,,f any efficacious attempt to check their lawlessness, have actually had the audacity ti. stop ami hold a train bearing the lintel Slates mails at Hammond, Ind. Prom a simple boycott of the Pullman cars by ihe American Hallway Union Ihe struggle has ,i ? veiupeii into rt might? combat between nearly all the Western lines ami their employes, para lyalng trade and industry, and Inflicting Incal? culable Injury upon tin- entire country. Them arc als,. Indications thal Ihe strike will extend to tb,- Bam early this week. Tbe gravity "f the si tim 11. ni ind.l grows with every lunn-, and ns the state authorities ire now acceding to Ihe demands of the boycotted companies for mili? tary protection, it looks as if serious conflicts might ensue before a Anal settlement ?f the strike is reached. .1 NEW TAMMANY CONSPIRACY. The Police rommiKslonera resolved on Prlday, sn sunn as the purpose of rh.- '-exow Committee tn adjourn until Rcptemlier wa-- definitely an? nounced, to mike a:' Immediate Invcstlgat! ?i of their department, That is to say, Missis Marlin and Sheehan adopted ilia' action, Mr Mi Clave being in retirement a' present, and Mr Murray -Miring failed tn persuade his el leagues ilia: Hie wishes nf itu- committee ought p. in consulted. Accordingly Nnpcrlntendcnt Byrnes has boen onl red t" begin forthwith ihe process which is designed !?? impair the force nf the revelations already made, hamper Mr. Goff during the recess and bring Ihr inquiry t.i an Impotent conclusion In die fall. Incl dentally Marti" and Sheehan, with (hose whom the> follow ami lead, hope lo derivr some - faction from forel na on ihe Superintendent for their lienetit a Job which he due* liol relish ?,? make a show of virtue by discarding a few wretched adherents whom iln-y ran afford lo sacrifice, and f.> embarrass ihelr political ad? versaries by punishing a few nominal Repuli Iii.ms who hive lona 1.ii tn their servii e. Hm their main purpose, conceived in agitation .ind alarm, is to avert ihelr fate by fooling people. The Intention I-- a- barn* as tlie trick I* trans parent. Nobody win. is distinguished by a r.ij of understanding from the beasts lhal perish Will be deceived by Ihe sill) sham, ur fail lo conceive fresh contempt for i's authors. Tam? il -iv leaders, acting ihr.nis-!i a majority of the police Board, minni to search ont the sources from which Mr. doff ? Xpert* lo rtrau fe tlmouy, and to dog them by bribery or Intimidation That ls the only possible nope of salvation from the wrath to c:iu\r wblch th??y ar.- aide to il - c..vcr. Probably they have sense enough I gard with creal distrust their own devl?*e Bm ll is their las! t-.-s.-t and they cannot rift..,.! lo neglect ri single chance, howi i ? r furl they will accomplish somethiu ii.i.uvre is to be , xpn led. V lt tn - - relied ."i p. prove a specific charge may verj likely be liiissini: or fur Iii 1 for |ierjury when the* ar called after tin- re - - , (ind promising clews may be lust through thc crafl <?' knaves anl cowards. Hut we do not believe Ibat the de t< res win. will be kepi ou Mr troffs trail all summer will achieve the object fr which they ar.- hired, lt ls too late for Tammany I i establish s new reign "f terror In :his rlty Wh.-n ihe truth has once begun to emerge ll seldom s:..;is short of a complete disclosure In ti case like this unless Ita professed friends li tray lt. There will I"- no betrayal here, Th.- con t,e ha- adjourned subjeei iii the rall of ihei hair man. and eau be r.mveUrtl Bi any moment ' ? block whatever perfidious can:, its t-ouiisel may dis.-,,vcr Th.n simple menace will liave a salutary effect and lend to dis,-,.mer' tl."ii sp rat..rv We hav full Confidence, uol only thai inc profligate despotism of Tammany Hall ls about i" be thrown "ff and ihe government restored i-> honor and efficiency, hut lhal * rr turn to nbs, uriiy is nol Hie onlj punishment which the filthy and malignant opprrsa irs of this gre it city are di atlned to suffer. REFORM IS BROOK! ) '?". The r.snlrs ,,f rh.- S<liier"!i administration In Brooklyn are mosi encouraging and sa'Inflictor) The Hoard of Kal Ima te has^ sucrct-ded after ardnoOB efforts In cutting down the tax Imdget tn the limit allowed by law The lix rat.- f..r the new year will be al least len mills lower tli.iii lt was for the last year, anl this result ti ta been iilit.-iim d wltboui the suspension .if public works or the crippling of department work. Th.- tax budget f'ir municipal expenditures has 1.u reduced nearly half a million dollars by systematic retrenchment and rigid ? coiioinj This ls a record Whlrll is most creditable I.- iii" Sriii.-n-ii administration, Mayor I. cv gave Brooklyn a ninal elderly alni excellent govern ment, bur owing in causes, which were p'iii ip* lu yurol lils control, reform was a rosil* thing for taxpayers, and man) "f ihem l-sr In tere*) in lt winn the) were confronted with Ihe lax rates. Mayor Kehleren with his practical In sthicis has perceived the necessity "f demull strafing to iii" satisfaction of taxpayer* thal reform and good govern men are nol expensive luxuries. Nut onl) lias the tune of muni. Ipal a.Imbil* trail.ni been raised and purified, bul broad minded views of future pulley have been adopt eu. The question of Increased water supply lias been considered most Intelligently by Cominis sinner White and forced Upon public attention The Fire Depnrtmenl lias been greatlj im proved, and measures have been taken fur wi]? plylng a writer tower and other necessary plant. Th.- Wallaboo! lands have I.q paid fur. and Important works like the Twenty sixth Ward sewer are tu be pushed to completion. The an negation of the county towns was brought about largely through thc co-operation of the Behleren rtdminlstratkm, and much practical sagacity has been displayed by the departments in adapting themselves tu the icw conditions. If economy in reducing the budge) were tbe univ character Isfle of Ihe new reform government, lt would be known as a frugal but narrow minded admin Igtratlon. Il has bi- n more than ibis. Ii has been a government capable nf looking a long way ahead, and of forecasting the furies and opportunities of future growth. Tin- new wards, with the extension of Ihe trolley system in every direction, are tbe must promjatng residence sections of Hie elly, and everything that is dom- for their Improvement will yield large returns In Increased taxable Valuations of real estate. These wards ought t.i be placed at uiicc upon terms of equality with tbe older wards respecting municipal privileges. Snell streets as have been Improved hui are !n need of repairs ought to lie classed it once With streets In tin- older wards, and not dis? criminated against through technical objections raised by tbe Corporation Counsel, Liberal treatment of tho property namers lu tbe new districts will be a wis,, policy, since lt will pro? mote the development of their resources and will increase the valuations of property avail abie fur taxation. Tbe City Works Department oUk'ht to be inure .sympathetic lu Us relations 1 with the new wants thrin the Board of Alder? men has shown itself in arbitrarily and capri* cionaly changing the name- of oki time streets without reference to the wishes of property-own? ers, and then refuging f.ashler local prefer? ences ami prejudices Tin- ideal municipal ad? ministration is not "idy businesslike and '.? - munica), capable and h..mst, bul als,i one that has tin. Ktranabati faculty nf anticipating the '. growth of future decades and .<f opening the way for the symmetrical development and en? during prosperity of the ("rester Brooklyn. THE OENERIS HE STRIKES. The epidemic "f strikes which BfRICtS the country ls neither causeless nor unaccountable. Thal its cans.- has been correctly stated is ihe , natural conclusion from tin fact that precisely Muli a general contest lietween employers and rm ploy eil was predicted before the election "f 1 isp-.:, as ene consequence "f a radical change of National policy which would compel labor to , chouse between lower wage* and want >>f work. ; The radical change "f policy was chosen by the ].pie. and 'h.- apprehension of lt clotted thou sands .if in IN and shops .-uni mines, nnd threw multitudes of person* nut of employment. (Employers hav. Peen fi,ned lo choose bet wei n [ a Stoppage ot work and a reduction "f Wages. j Either seems hard and cruel to those wh i in vr permit themselves ti. consider that Industry cia nu! continue ai i less Mr Pullman tiled to run a* long as he itnikl, even taking contract* at a Liss In order lo secure lii"'.n because lhere wa* ti"' enough work for all. Ill* decision merely rhsted up other establishments, ami threw other hands mit ..f employment Instead ni ids own. Ki na Hy he proposed rrdttrllon ..f wages, and rh" r\'-<\ prefrrred stoppage nf the works. Tlie other great -? rib.- winch h i- n inl Ij .-eil..I ye| result eil fr..in ih" ...ilia:-, policy Tie- eii.-ii niluer* wli ? ch. se lower wilgi** rather than tm work, a* won a- buslm-a* seemed tu have a clcini.f reviving mi il" Imsl* .if lowi r Wage* Itlii prill -. lb :naril".| a I'elui'i tu the Wilges nf the i'in-r prosperous day* Sollie ? ?p. r ii.a-- .-.nd 1 liol |K1" Midi wage* and rmi al all. and in onli r '?> its rc lin in the miners' ? r ? :'i..:i force I oilier in'r,. r* ;.. sb >p a ho w< ? receiving whit I ihe* n At all p lint* Ihe ro >i of dlffi . ! - ih i? Ihe coliilli "ii-- of bu* ble lo ' mploj a* minx lui lld* or lo |?IJ ll* high wage* a* lu issrj Tliis -t n, fm-. ' 1 etnployi r* i" rotii|H>te against each ith r, e\.loWll III ill" poltll ef ,'' sltlCtioll Ell ll l's*. in "!-.!?"? '" gel p.- rt "f tin- business that t* i ?ii f.ir all Bill 1.an-- ll I enough for di ollie v :.. ;:i\ lia: .ls (HU of . Iljpl .\ nieUf, i I flies., e..in pi le I ..;:?,. r: . r li iuds bj si ck I ti ir such ur such wages a* lin y r mid get These at results of ii rbi t rn r j III nature on the pan of competing employer* or roni'ietlng men No p .IV"" th.'lt e\ - *, ' . p .'. ? " thal ' III be e..11 celv d. could r I I Un ni Wi re Mi H s.'le sovi : the world, w Ith poa - all Ihe ind i-in- - of all I md*, he i never force ihe world of lomuiuier* lo buj a* much of a td', en ;ir...lu I ot to p i\ the same price, and I I net i r in timi** of restricti ri ? maui ll . nf prosperity, ii s.., lallstic th.li * i ni neither pm nf water Into a p ni ? up ii"r elln Itiate hu i ttnr fr"in bimi iii t If ihe tidal ? bb an 1 ll tu ' i of Indiistrj ir., nnavoldnldi mid micnntrollahl**, If is ut least p-s 1,1, In |Vi ' ' r iron 4 of depress and t.> light bj ri idy adjustm nt of wai dillons Tin- m tin cause of pnml ' V*\\' could have b.. tx avolibil by Inti Illari IMO vote* for malnteiiaiiee nf fl which the highest primarily had t" Tin- worm . ff. -a* ..f ila tlon, the *ti and rill's and lawlessness of lvn, , in hr avoid ? ??I .mb bj fi mk i". ogu -i ci of the f ?? t lhal Ihe Sat lon enan'.' prepare lo purrti ?*.- from f r ?|en markeis gouda eos . i , ,\ hundred i tsyhti h hai I ? ? ? ide i>\ wor at lu me, without ll - . lilli tides ? ? I ctnplirynii ni arel .1 -j?? paid Vloli nt resistance to the doa iv trd ?? dei,cy can only lncr?iise th ' -n and tlie ? consequent hst* In pat berans n were Idle and Ci al unil lilli lllj de tr ll \pr\\ May. rallnmd* could not I. is.- .r,- sleeping ear.-, and irave] for business ur pl. a.-ur.- M - diminished, and s., the I'ullinnn works wen1 pu-h.-l to a long def. rn il reduction "f a tgi tlie alternative of rt dosing of sh p* fttrikf* br""l strike*, fl le of ihe pr.. IllCtll ?? force liteed* defl , . ' ? and lim* rentier* Incl lill bli production lt ls a pit* lhal rn In ell l.I di ;i. nd* .-a I ib ?: -I k of lin ??? things mun-, and nf the warlike ?? tinsel* of or gnnlarr* somewlrit less Kui I i greater pltj ilnit the workingmen ..f 'his rotmtr dbl not ?. In lvi'j thal a vote (<?! i rhailge when Ihe high est prosperity existed U IS ri role lo take the bretni t rom their own ni iiiths SH ISON or Ol ;/)'"i/; sr<>i:T* Tile folldll ' \ -;. 'I is appear- iii extend anl ncreasc everj season. i iw lng lo 'lr.- I ?? in (eratic i.im..I. rs at' VV toll, lill di' I of li .ii ? md of mell of ill hat ?? had min h I bu-dim** t.-cupi their tiuie than in I lie \e.if- Indore President ' levi land eui.red the Whin House for III* -e.ad term When Ihe Country iva* Bl Ihe i!.I tide nf prosperity In IWJ. In-fore Ihe Ueptlbllcnti rte f.nt lu November, all Hie mill- uer. running al high pressure, the railroad* were busy in innis pufiine multitude* of passengers mid enormous - i|ii Hillie's nf freight, the store*, warehouses iud th.- workshops of the Vii-.m were hill of h i il< . si ir i a,i activity In the j ear* a in n Itepiiblli an nsceroleiiej' made the country lu ppli-r and ni ire pr ispenni* than ai any prevli ti* ti ne lu lt. his ? lui;,. Aineiie.i.us di,i nol have n iimcl |e|*ure ns now III which lo attend baseball ;: lea, and lo watch all sorts .>f contests lu il.nen air This year especially il ha* been nut. u hy ihai all Speclade- ill lil' a*ay Ol eulup.-, i his mII'i I-,-,I for public patronage, al a, reasonable price of admission, have been pan.Ixed l>> liberal al tendance. The Wall Kt reel brokers, ami the linn and Imy* em ploy ii] In their offices, the btisl m?-i establishments of the merchants, the en terprise* of the manufacturer*, have bein cum punitively dull and stagnnnl In 1 vi:* nm] |H1M, and hosts of |.ph' have had Tar m..re sliperflll mis tiuie un theil hands than they r. ile ired li is oulj natural In a perii*1 of enforced i.11? - lie-.s frum lark of business activity thai Ihe ball grounds, racetrack* and other places of oittdiMir recreation should be thronged by i.pie whom business earea, respoiisilHIItte* ami anxieties w i.uld engross in inure flourishing year. The effect of the hs ni limes ha* tu i I.ti to diminish Ihe number and diversity of spurt- pre Milli*! fur the entertainment of the Alitericnn people The rivalries ,.f th. ba selia Ii clubs, pro fesslonals and amateurs alike, baie drawn tn getber Ml' annies of spectators. Kernilla*, both those of the yachtsmen and of Ihe oarsihen, have been watched willi a kermie** and td**) e\,-n mure marked than In other seasons. Bicycling has made tremendous strides lu popularity and In public favor The -ales nf wheels nf all kinds have reached prodlgkm* figure* lu this eountrj <;. through all the land from the Atlantic fu tin Pacific, fruin ('.-ninda lo Mexico, and it Wpuk] be dlfflcull lo lind tlc smallest vlllaim, unless si tuned in low swampy lands, or among the precipices of mountain ranees, where bicycle riders cannot be fiuum. Tin- number of bicycle clubs lu this HepiilJjc lh BftOOndlOgt and cou- ', teats and exhibitions of ail kinds and on all sons of wheels are 'n progress almost every weekday In cities, towns and v'llages wHlnlgfa without number, lt ls ev Iden I that bicycling has taken a bojd "f tin- strongest sort un the liking ut' ihe American people, Wonderful prog? ress lias been made lu lin- feats performed by : skilful bicycle riders. The ie,-! rd-; ai all dis? tance** hive been a ma zit! gly reduced in recent years, imtil nOW the swiftest bicycle lille's eau otttspeed the fastest trotter and thc fastest pacer thal the world ha* ever seen. It cannot h.- disputed that . : idreiis ,,f thousands nf Americans have galued In health and strength by bicycle exercise. There will be ti,. 111f? -111:ifi..ti il yachting of any Importance on this side nf the Atlantic tips year; bul Americans wIP follow with cager at? tention ih?> successes ur th" fnlliires >! ihe Vi.:! lani and other A merl ra ti y n l ? I The college Contest* of the -!-? ? i-ed a m re \\ klcapread Interesi limn n thor years lt is rni" that the result i ' Uti boa I race between Harvard and Vi, ii emily conceded In ad ranee tu \. as li has lue!! almost everj summer li li one would think Mia: Hr nra i I wi iry by this Mn.f the anuna; du . chanted over her ulm.>st Invariable dei Vale, a* re? peatedly lu the past, stands far a. ive all other Institutions of learning in the fulled Btnte* in lin- ,.motltlon* nf athletic sport* nf all kind-: - inn mrm other college* in ii:e country have J displayed au Increnmnl proficiency ?md skill, and have -er before il.ye- nf gatherings "f d< lighted spectator* bands of young athletes who might aim,.st cha Hen ci comparison with the i,i. lau in n'l-ls ei *y ni meir* ami nni*cul:ir ile relopmeni Tl?e basel, ii: eonte*!*, Itotli among the I.eaeii.- chili-- lite colletre club* aad all other clllb-, h.lVe leen ll ?., ',11' |! 11" , ]\ : ? ? I - - ? " ' t i L. .I'ld stlrritlft, altliougli Srw-York ha* had reason to ls wail 'h" ? I 'I .I -i-n r will, li have b t ill* n its i-epre-i -nia'ive I.eiene club Hui this dry li is it lea si one faint consolation, however, thru Indly ihe Mew Vors Bine bas played, the phi) Ills' "I I ' !>'l" his heel, , \ ,-:i worse i 'hlcago ii> alway* been - ? r mfldent of lei- iibllltj ii -u-i'a-. ntl) ..r!ni- eily In the lg to which -he bis ., ? her li I', i. r!n' ie - latin titabl ? f illnre t" in ike , ti li ral lc li"., lr- r ? titi" "ii 'he base ball il. ld h ?- in ide brr pluyi rs obji cl i . rldl ?'III. w h,l ? ile hard lim - have a il shown Ihelr . in 1 t outdoor i ? ? 1 laee, their efl I Iii Hie practised IK bj > il'e rares nilli ! ? li ihe \ ??;. iis kinds of struxgli - I nary. The men who Is'i on the ri - - f [-nj s.,rt do qi ' ? li bra te lin or dr iwn tl ly of forttii luimptl 'ii of gi i ? I'nlted Slate* must have decn nd ?n*ly In the la*l year* M areli-known n fiiurant*, In well - and elsewhere, I.r lia* d placed eli |, ||, us lietel ' . ins md rev In In public pla ? - ol ? ? le lill 11. penni j Wldlr hu '' tl* inda . f people III ll > ? . ? ' -lon to ba* ? ? ll ?.f ( * stint fully 'h in Tills ls a li sign of flu r : - . mnlln - I ? Itt lliese I ven II bet f. ? I thal thej musl hie I ile e of i ? lit in tie- . ? ll til I -Ipe fl ? iniflll le -Ups ,,f |l.|||,?-. . .-md maladministration al Washington. i ? the p it rom th-- pl ices of outdoor dlvi rslott still . ? \'. iislve md val ' I ? ? ??* ile .-\ I - i .', nflj tn ?;? .ii. 1 ti d lo I ? a Iii ll.:?? i air a* lhi ri rs go hy \ ad a hen i ll puMIc ml' I iples the Kxit-utlve ? hair. \\ Ii< n the s. ;. .... ;|-,,| Hollse - f I:.-;.!. ii nre llepul ! in n bj sure ! i irking ma ? ' len 'I.utdoor nf An ca will ii 'hull, dh ei p ind and dei ? -1. -j? In an i stenl ne\ er ill i allied < f lu the , hinton' ..f tl.tintry lill Ml \D IP ,'/ //."/,' .' ". lu a I 4 1" ? dent liavld Starr J ? die 1 ? | inti Mtanl ? , pm ords a il."hi ? lo i. up. i the Vi ?: flt j ns ii nie'iui' lo i .'. ii/, i; : r. il i ny of thc Dreadful N'lghf.'" hr vivs. "I* liol noisy, eager, s I e" | ' I iii" tropic*. v ' ? re ht-- un I \ Irtue muni I.. ? Il|*i lhere I- ii . Im-ellth ? lo live a life worth liv lue i I no iiib-ipiatc penalty for ld lei ie** and hieflii lem \ " li e*i \ H I* are A, ni I ted lo startle tl I trge ria** -r well ti. . w h.. look up ni all i ?ipili lon, the gri nari .u* teiideiu -. nf m xii rn . i\ ill/a | lion, h hi' li le ni* -?? main p- vi" to rrow il - le for ne ir' . ill Ihe evil fr mt ! h heil iv.- ure suffi rina If that tel '. and If men I Hill I be Imllli isl to IM e In th. ronni I ?>. Ill bucolic and Idj Nie -? np ?li. '. bel .". e thal if the soei.il tull leunllllll \v "iii I lie min li adi alice ! Ililli 1' al-nt Jordan, they remind the Ideal life as thai In which there would lie no Mtruggle, un letupta lion, and in. glaring lm*]iiallty lietwcen mn i and ii.m. -in 'i as uiiisi exist rn everj areal cltj And If they Were elltlrelj coll I lent, tliej Would iibaiuloii a rlvillxatlou which lind* lt* supreme eX|ire*slotl dil the gretll cltj and folltiW tile ex ample uf the ltermini Socialist who is now hImiiiI tu siart ail shill colon ii Ci mr.,I \ I where Injustice, lueipinllty and desi I Ut loll v. tl be nnknoun \. vertbeless, in spite nf the grave llidictmelil thai may lie drawn nguiu*! Hie rn slern city, an ', llidictmelil whotie (Tushing forrr ihe cltlxcna of ' this ,-lty will be foreniiMl tu acknowledge, ii still remain* inn1 Hun Hie cities are the hope >.f ci\ di/aiiun Prom iliiin pr.ii.I all the greater and nobler impulses thal make for the welfare and happiness of the world If lliej attract large numlier* of the Ignorant and the vicious, who form a congested mn**, Ihreaieulng the whole IhsIj politic with gaugreue, they als,, nt traci the Is-sl and noblest men and women uf all lands, yvho add enonuoiudy to their mural ami material worth, if the I*rxow I'ommlttee has a mased and shocked the world bj reveltt tlmis of municipal cor nipt lon more damning illili i \ .mi th,, must hardened cynic had -m*i.t .?.I. it should nut he forgotten thal to-day New Vork ls preeminent In all the world for Us n llgloti* and philanthropic work, and thal among iis el tl sens mai be numbereil men and women who are an honor to the human ri. Nu Intelligent man will dent thal Ihe munic? ipality is the weak spot In mir iroslcrn civilisa? tion. Bul this is .su fur spe, ial-rcnson* th il will ma always exist tin ih. hind Ihe rich In? dustrial and commercial prises that tin- eily offers io the cuf-fjgetlc man of business have for tile time Itel tig made him selfishly negligent of his rivic duties; and on Ihe oilier, the movement of population has thrown Into nearly every large city of the New World a mass ,,f ignorance and Latent vice that lt may lake several ger. era Hons lu purge and assimilate. \\ Intelligent New forker al lbs present n omen) has any disp.isi tiou tu make light of thc municipal corruption that has been exposed to public view. But, If 1 he ls wise as well as Intelligent, lie will uilder ; stand flint this corruption ls merely Incidental. I .and nu parr <>f the permanent life and develop. i mciif of the city, which will throw lt off, and I that perhaps at no very distant day. YALE'S SCIENTIFIC STROKE. The lesson often Inculcated ar New-London, j bm never accepted by thom most lu need of lt. has I.;i Impressed upon the minds of all others i ayn in this year. The annual boat race befween j lin- university crews nf Yale and Harvard lia* j ntiec mure demonstrated the superiority of the j stroke which the victor* bad mastered. Ti | whatever extent these aquatic contests on the Thames are worthy "f public attention, to thal ; extent ls ii desirable that they should exemplify I tim art uf oarsmanship at its best. Not the : general public univ, bur the hottest of college ; partisans are rapidly losing Interest lu them for the reason that the odds are nil on Yule timi l a close and exciting competition is im looger I expected. If ls generally felt that an occasional : victory by Harvard, as In 1801, ls >mi sccklent, 1 which scarcely nt all disturbs the calculations of i c\|iei-ts. Th,. Vale stroke, Imported from Ping? la nd twenty yens ago by Captain Cook and still tatighl by him to successive Yale crews year after year, has conclusively demonstrated Ita merits, tither conditions being anywhere m-ir j equal, ihe oarsmen who have acquired that st luke an- sure IO Win, This ls the lesson of II long series of Yal" triumph* a series so near? ly unbroken during Ihe Inst decade as to ne wearisome eveu to Yale graduates. There may be oilier Influences .'it Harvard con dueive to defeat. Including perhaps the individ? ualism which the system of study and social life lhere promotes; but they are not sufficient to a.c "inn for constant Inferiority In oarsman sh'p The defective stroke which has left so many crews behind al the finish mus; be aban? doned, and Harvard must fellow Yale's ex? ample before she can hope to capture Yale's laurel*_ fa i: .st ri a Jspam ? has tried t - be natural? ist i anl failed, the Judge In the i\w holding thal he ?? is n >t s white man in the eye <?( the las i"! hi* col r, whatever If might*be decided ii.-, was n il contem* ph ted in iii.- statute of naturalisation. Al T k> i ;'nis may I ? regardi l bi rn insult snd a casiis belli, sn i prep ir.it; .ns be ma le f >r the in ? n fur the pun.us.? of rectifying rvr thc rle* of ' ilor snd civility .ml teaching her ju ii'-:.ny rh" rudiments of manners. re li no tru'h ,n the rumor that Otto ni .- and Mr G .rt are g 'imr down the Bay wttti a brass bend t i welcome Mr Croker on his return. ? ? i lin |p|e of Pf rhlbltl ??! ls nol universally . . ? . audi ' - parti "ul iriy after .i i. it ra ??? ur when they are out fur a li il '. ty, ? irre ls sn Intercollegiate ?lety whl b ? i we ir Its blue rlbb in, and ls now In n at Prohibition Park, Staten Island. Only ippeared on the first d ly ?>( the Wy. though more have since come in, and ti,., in ?of the ? ? - not I i be measured by even the full number of deli i th.i-i ii may draw together ll r?p? sctlv pirti if prop igan liam In the .-?-.- ls, snd ls likely to ts and Importance, The tied to a cordial ? wishes "f the friends >.? ? -*?- - May r 8 iii. rt*n*a reform knife his a sharp .dire, rlatl ins neatly uml ia m Oeneral Horses P ?rter tbs r its i1-;. -sal, Uni * C liege given ?? mspicuous expression t i the sentiment Imlratlon with which .1 . ' ' s ? X . cl f..r the pul ? ? ; : ? ire, are re? tinue to be h ? ? y by his old tit.-, but whati i rr - fr mi th" p -ss,.-sj,,n of a ? share l by his fi ll iw-cltliens. '; sill ; ofticlals si ems t i ? . s.s. violations i f the law ' r Al '?'? . In I'i'.'.i'?? . Hannibal's w.u e. tntlm Ins stilt worth par ? r j. .ns,1M,| \,.(1-s ,.f burial, fin- metal ? - . mp "-..-.l rem.11111111- uncor Punlc let i -a stamped up ?:i them lr j Ult* Thei wi re ; idted In thi ' en, In - ,m,. W\ i. -i nf j anl , ni -.?! or military, snd i -i -ri ? ?f after events ii .... ? nil I..--. - drawn ir ? ?::.' Increment srould n ? I r' r re the il ; ? cements and ss of the t' mples of Baal and - of the ? ?.I unroll the banners of Dido above the ey r ii'i" ar without usufruct, ... and will Hud their '-ii \, -,, 1, rn pr iblem of finance it pol ting "V. r again the rn >ral lhal ... .... T M. Bpi.Illinois, will ; ? ;.t our .? 'lu- ' ; Ile has ? : ? " '?;? ?-?llf ll tillie. Il I ? iblj be f" 11 cted Of \- I! use i- i- lina t > be Repub ii : . ? to i ike a b irk seat; but The Ti ii'une n ni I,... i- n ise to m dnl lin t t In the present I' lliustri ms lill* ? been fairly treated. lt ls nol .-fi' ii thal gold and the art of the 1 nisi ii iv.- been more happily united u I th.-ir result more happily applied than In the i k a whirl be ii bestowed al Harvard ni> ri its dlstlngulrhed pn Idenl on Ihe rumple- i i n of the twenty-fifth year of his presidency. . Th...- have been fruitful years for Harvard and f..r ps Illustrious president's fat II!.*. services t.? that great foundation have been more -"olden than the medallion in ' which they ure recognised and commemo? rated, uinl they hav.- exerted a wide and i enduring Influi ace In the educational ard llnarj methods "f ether universities, en titling his name to permanent memory and d a. m. The best wish that can !?? made fur Harvard ls thal Prealdeni Eliot's successor may bi worthy to wear ills mantle and capable of following In his footsteps. The young w iman wh ? chloroformed her family it she could elope with the man of In-r lieut sii iwed a determtn itlon which should make her husband reasonably .lucile. There ls still talk In Brooklyn of iii- erection of a new Tabernacle, but the suggestion meets with n i favor among the tlr.- insurance cumin ind even Russell *.\K'-. who hus raked lils ii ? \ mt of th? embers of the old one, thinks that, xo far as his cudi is concerned, he weul.l tallier sit upon lt. rn ?' s .me churches Invite the attendance of Woy* clere by preparing s n.ptscle where their wheels may lie kept during the service, snd mi .iin'liiK the same fruin the pillpll. which ls a v. - -I i lea, as the) .il nut weil rull them d urn the aisles ami stain, them against the pew-do rs ur hand them over to th.- sext sa for safekeeping. Tin. cyclers are a numerous ami expanding body, and they ars to s great extent young and In tbs fullest naad of the Instruction ami guidaaea which the Church offers them. Nothing coulq be more suitable, therefore, than this mode of In*. VttatlOB to th?m and this provision fur tbe care of their vehicles, and as the Mcydes hav.- ema to stay, and promise tn be almost universally ' employed, a rnndltlcatlun of church archltcaura I may take place to maka room for them I r Elisa sal. The Itrv. Henry Lubeck, rector of the Kplsroptl < Church of Zion un<l 8t Timothy, in this c. has received th-- honorary <!e,rree of U. C. L. from i bishop's college. Lennoxviiie. canada. The civil en^in.-rs of Oermaay have <!.-clile<1 te I erect & monument to the memory of. I ir. Werner i yon Slernon*.. the famous e>crrk-tan anl Inventor. i In 'he (,-rman capita:. A well-known ?cu'ptor will . carry out the wvrk. The table upon which President Lincoln slimed i the Emancipation Proclamation is now ths property of Hatted stat..-- Treasurer Mo Kan. Marshal Csniabert, thi- famous rrench sottlM, HeiHes the report rh it he ls nh,nt to publish his memoir*, much ti the satlsfaetlos of some peenla, The marsha! ls in >\--? -.. an j carries his Kreat .iKe with > i ? in Harttor 1, aa Prtday ia*t, the r-onnertinir so? ciety of the Sons of the Revolution unveil.-,! g, handsome bronze tablet v.-hlch they have placed on the famous Wadsworth Elm. The lnscrlpuaai on the tablet ls as follows Wadsworth Elm. (Jenn?-" Washiiiirt'.n Darline His First \ Ml to Connecticut, Jun- ri. tv. Willie on His Way to Tnk.> Comrnanl of The Army at Cambridge, Wan Hen- Entertain..I uy Captain Jeremiah Wadsworth. To Record th- Event and Honor Hts MemoiT Th-- Connecticut Society of Sons of the American Revolution Have Placed Tins Tablet ItM. The Bcotch writer of stories; B. R. frorkeflt, snvs that h<- began his literary career by publ:?a ins n volurrM of poems arhteh no oas read. WUUara Walsh, the last but one of these wna) defended Baltimore against tbe British invas'oa lr, 1814, is dead. He iras fourteen years oil at ths time, atfl eras pressed inti service to ir.ouH bui* l-r s ihlngton, J me SO -Oeneral John W. Poster, <s*^ Recretary i inaged the ci*.- of tlie I'nlted .<-? r. i r. - s before the Behring Bea A ri >lt rat ion Tribunal si Ps - returm i to Washington on Frl ii.iv. after si - ? -ir, lurlns which time :;.,. HIE TALE Ol- IHE DAY. J. ?' Uni Itnte, hsg Issued a eli ? .;t ' i . viita which are sre n afflict. I han been ' *. the "Hudson Uiver brood." I-? i rte-rn Until ls in tn > vicinity of s -h'i> terrille and P t iga thence Ita terril ry ' the c in? ? New* Jer?. ir and Into ia made that l during tha ,. i.-f Of .1 riv ? v. I : .vi'.g Yeing Icely t P - ? t admits that .vra i><- itlve ? ? .' thli pest She Had the Mst Word Bhe?We slris ara thinking in rn- * bas< i ?- Pbo! ' !:r:.* ? -ir. ? I . ill. n ?. ? i ?, -. . v 1'ito th* umpire -ir. lian ip Hs J A recor I k-;.* . t years shows th.it . >k-rs ..re 20 i v cent taller, .'. per ceaft heavier .in l I: ive re I mg < .. r than smokers. An Amheri ? r>* ceotl) red r, the a a sraokers having imine-i ji per cent In weight and ff i?-r cent In helgi I I also tm* ceedlng them In hu-.K capacHy. The Desired 8hape. Th.- Butch r What kial off <=teuk are you wanting, mum? I I - i k'.' The V.iiiiK Housewife Wh T ,. - In Ors Fashionable Cooking ''..:?-- N-a-o. a square oat*, ; The oldest surlvlng graduates of Harvard *st? Class of 1820, Dr W il Furn i. Philadelphia, *WbB . - : . Chan Uta, Pt r-lphla; isa. William 0 Prince, De ? Barre, Masas l-.-;. Rpea H Dlxwi C abridge, M iaa Eic* of rh.- ? '? the only survivor of his - iii lit J W. Berni i, ('ur:!'-! |g< ' the i - ISM; IIB has -ix. ..ni 183 nv - survivors; mi ii.if eight; iva h.i* four. 1833 hal I his ;.::, and tbs nmt ? .: classes have ten or i KEEP COOL. I. Oh. never mind how hot ll K- ep Jun weir ,i pleasant, -*nnlln?- phis; Kei; Don't fret. ii', ho ind kleh ai I ibMb ts If jo*** f life wi re fi w, This weathers p ? ! enough t .* you; Kei ;? II. || OUght t ? !?" tr ? lr hiv; nf course, xii. vvrt Keep The com : ive s.'f to prow: Warm wei fer helps ther.i j ....oW"| The universe must have . .-..v.-.. . ur. Ju?t take tl.- ga ? ? \ for I while; . Don't try I pu mud -'vie; Keep Wi ir Ut lng fhlrr*. if you're a mar. Il not, do lust the b ? You'll fin ll rlsest p'.at . - r\ ill .r ? irna'i. "Th.. Pall Mall Gazette" n et ntl* b er* r.) name the worst rallsra) In England. AUS one English ki.-ker snsweri I thus: "Slr i Railway I* the verj \. - raliway In th- world. The engtnes ar.- ssthraatle- ita ; --!i virgins; ir* fkrea are excessive; its i irr; >k-'* !>?? In the mow ls whiten snd sre furnaces In summer; i anpunet* silty; Its principal sutton li '? : i:'r>'.iK-h the n.-ck of a betti... ll nillir' the tesip?. 6>stn?ya the digestion mr-! enaWei one to realise tbe horrors .-f Dante's 'Inferno.' I am, slr, yours obedleotljt, "?' ? Worm Who Tums." "Did vhi ever see etty ons before so out of fssa In .ill vein- life as Mrs N i?:' ?' ?" , , , "Tou mean dancing - r h,>r auabaaCg ''"'N.' but she sctually t'"'k i"'lk :''" ,r M* an4 ?he In full mourning.*' (Chicago Inter Ocean. wi- ? la sssertsd to be the oldest lifeboat in ex* BS S , lt waa I du '" :v'-'. ->:"' during more tbiin ftfty " irs of active service s eur..vl in *ivl!iK 1,00 I'crrn.ns lie wis ? hui working snd Beatons ixmri school* teacher and had Just told the .-.i-s thal wool ..,. ,,.'^ ',,.?) ??,. :.,. .'i l i-' made Into blanket^ clothlnc .-tc to keep us warm in cold weather. ind he I.m. ?-??!? i to m-est-on ","" Willis, who 1 been rather Inattentive duri --?". fNoiv, Willie" cjld the teacher, "where from'1' "rirr the sheep's hck. teacher." n i WI I He "And s"hai then?" inquired n..- t acher. Willie >?.! ''?? ' answer "What ire these mada from*" i"1*'*1 the teacher, touching Willie's troo* s..r-u whh '"" ''.ni'- "Uncle John's old 'una," re pited willie, rna Bits There ls notblns stow sbool iv em of - (. Doyle, au Irtsh engineer, to establish s line of steamers between N'e^ > >rk. n il r.i\ sad Oat w.in He ssjra the voyage beta en Halifax .md (Hi wa jr could be made In three days .ml live hears, and between New-York and Oalway la four days :.. w.lve ll Cil'S. ?nh. dear!" sighed a little --tri ot tali city. "I am a> tired ot lessons, 1 know Abu lil .1 > wheo l grow up." "What?" "I'll be .i teacher." "Bu* teachers iiave to itudy, too." "1 kn>w that. Mut lt's wi much easier t.. learn the questions men '-t le ie leam tbe answers."?(Washington Wai a mackerel with b rubber band .i iori of prlstsV n\e corset around Its bodj !?'* caused auirli coav ment at Gloucester, Masa Th., band bad evidently i.n pul "ti whea tbe tish was small, and had nr.iye.l then- In -H>lte "f Its rii-.l growth. UMSV the band the tl?h'? b,,.lv h.nl not gTOWa, an.l the deprenskM was about thre^ laches 'i>-eii. Th.- t>an4 was i,iun.l .ml nV\il'!e, uni thc llsh was In a healthy cnn lulen. v Settled Oalnt.?"It lr* neini? t.> ba pretty tmigh sledding for sm the next few moaths, I owi ?> iim.li that lt i* KoliiK to take every cent 1 evin (d.ike to iia\ out." "Thal i.i abel's I huvts the bent of you. I have quit worrying. I owe r*o nindi that l have giv-si up all Idea of pas lui; out-"? (Indianapolis JwHinitvi.