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GLIMPSES OF VIENNA. THE EXPENSES OF LIVING-GOOD FRI DAY EXPERIENCES. . Following is another contribution from the American girl several cf whose letters descrip tive of first Impressions of European cities and customs have been already published in The Tribune: Vienna, April 6. From Dresden to Vienna the long, black lines of th» railroad stretched across mile after mile of un broken Fnow. There was snow In plenty from Paris to Berlin, but nothing like this wide, billowy ex panse of whitened plain. Whole villages were al most burled under the heaped up drifts, so that one could hardly tell what sort of houses made the town. The glimpses, however, that we had of crooked, white plaster walls, red tiled roofs, with here and there the quaint towers of a mediaeval church, were enough to warm the cockles of any painter's heart. Once in a while, too, a sharp-edged, bristling thatched roof pricked its way through the snowy, mounds and made fantastic shadows on the piles below. It is a twelve-hour Journey from Dresden to Vi enna, and tacked on to one train was what in America we call a buffet car. At home all our European travelled friends had been pretty unani mous In one piece of advice. That was. always to carry a basket luncheon on a journey. According la them, to trust the station restaurants or pro visions of any of the divisions of the railroad was to be pocket fleeced and stomach empty. Up to now, therefore, we had always augmented our In timidating array of bags and bundles with a box filled with eatables by the landlady we were leav injr.' A tew samples of the various varieties of re freshments offered at pirate prices along our routes had proved the wisdom of this proceeding. That buffet car, nevertheless, appealed to our American- Ism most temptingly. We argued if they, knew enough to have a dining car they surely ought to know enough to run It decently. So for once we omitted that troublesome luncheon box from the fourteen other bags and bundles that had to be stowed somewhere In the compartment. The car In its construction was surprisingly like Its American prototype, and our midday dinner therein, after our experience . with German gravies and boiled cab bages and everlasting veal, seemed positively home like. It was different at 6:30. We succeeded in appropriating their last few bits of stale bread, there was no butter, the sugar was quite departed, and the nearest approach to an egg- was a quarter of m. chicken that had somehow escaped devasta tion. The train, except In the third class, where mothers. JHndlea and babies filled the aisle?, stand ing all the way. was not so crowded as to seem to .furnish sufficient excuse for such wholesale empty- Ing of the larder. I have since thought that per haps a mistake was made in providing rations in Germany, and that to have resupplied in the do mains of Francis Joseph would have cut off too much of the profits. FOOD IS DEAR. •¦ . Fond, as well as every other necessary of life. Is exorbitantly dear In Austria. We found this out almost as soon as am reached its capital. Good "pensions" are few and far between, and board In them averages nearly twice as high as In Ger many. It is no wonder, for taxes in Austria are higher than the mind of an American man can well conceive. Fcr the ordinary Austrian citizen to live at all must be a more serious problem than our fiercest competition and "combines" make it for the smallest producer In America. Everything is taxed, and then, apparently, doubly taxed. After paying so much on all personal property, for in stance, there comes another tax on special pos sessions. You are taxed for each servant you keep, you pay a yearly sum for the pleasure of owning a piano, and it is said that this year even canary birds are to be the subject of another ex tortion. Of course, to meet all these expenditures It follows that merchants must charge more for their goods, and pension and hotel keepers must demand higher board. It seems as if the two classes who feel this taxation the least are the very rich and the very poor. The first, of course, can stand the demands unhurt, and the last have little or nothing to be charged for. It is the struggling, lower middle class that suffers most. One indirect result of these extreme taxes is the present magnificence of Vienna. Thirty-five years ago the city was full of very poor, old wooden houses. The Emperor caused a law to be passed that all buildings erected within a certain length of time and of a certain valuation should be free from impost for. I believe, twenty years. This was such an Inducement that an incredible num ber of owners at once pulled down their old struct ures and built the stately affairs that do much to give ViennS. its unusually handsome squares and streets. Whereas in Paris we scarcely realized its size till we had wasted hours getting from one quar ter to another. In Vienna what Impresses one first is Its. tremendous distances. This Is not only because the city really does extend over an im mense territory, but al«o because there is so much open space about all the principal buildings. It Is almost always possible to get a perspective in one's •lav of the more Important edifices. They are - built, in fact, with big squares all about them. so that from nearly every point there Is a truly royal approach to them. The effect of this sort of archi tecture Is to give a sense of dignified repose and ¦wide grandeur to the whole city. Even In the heart of the town. also, there is little of the huddled crowding which no other city I have yet seen wholly escapes. This, of course, does not apply to the old part of Vienna, where the gambrel roofs, gable windows, overhanging balconies and twisting, nar row streets may still be seen. The newer part is fo strongly dominant and so much the. bigger that one's memories of Vienna must always make it a rarely regal and royally magnificent city. WELL DRESSED CROWDS. After our experience in Germany, perhaps the thing that struck a> most forcibly and at once about the people was the better dressing seen on the Ftrects. For the fiict time since we left Paris well fitting clothes and successful attempts at style are not uncommon. The human form divine •Is© seems here to be somewhat nearer what one might suppose the original pattern. Whether the clothes are the result of the figures or the figures the cause of the. clothes. I don't pretend to say. Part of our visit has been at an unfortunate time for sightseeing None of us had ever realized what happens in a Roman Catholic city during Holy Week. There is no opera at all, and after Wednesday nothing is open except the stores, and they. too. of course, are closed all Friday and most of Saturday. It strikes one Just arrived from frugal Germany, by the way. that these Viennese storekeepers must, be a fiatulently prosperous set. Of course every one knows the fame of Vienna bronzes and Vienna leather. After pretty careful investigation of the gorgeous (-Imps exhibiting fpecimen* of those two lines of manufacture, we have come to the conclusion that the cheapest place to buy them Is somewhere out or Austria. In »pit« of our own duties. I think New-York •"':-v" ' : - v charges more for the same articles. They era a high and mighty race, too. most of these venders of artistic artlsanshlp. Their politeness, like that of certain salesladies in certain of our own big retail establishments, depends quite upon tho amount of your purchase, and is wholly uninflu enced by the fact of their possession or non potsession of what you may wish to buy. There Is no doubt, however, of the real beauty of their bronze* and leather novelties. Many of them are designed and executed by thoroughly trained artists, end to far as one can see there Writ a bit of cheap or careless work about them What is called art nouveau in Paris Is secession here, and under that head come all unusual at 83S Se^rforpo^ouo.^ £eVtUM well a, to pictures that are a mUture of impres sionism and Japanese flatness or tone T'va Ff , en here, by the way. the flrst decent collection o? modern paintings since we left tho FYench "ao i.. ILL .T hnt ll \? German Painters are. actual' ly perp«ratlng. as shown in Berlin and Lelnsic i riever could have believed how bad It is - Fn thi Secession Building here, which is the hall built for the younger school of artists. Is an exhibition mat. although little of it is up to the best French or American painting of to-<lay. and none of It equal to the great modern Dutchmen, yet among It is much of real interest and charm. It is so un like the usual German and Austrian schools how ever, that by the general public It Is considered queer, ugly and unnatural. GOOD FRIDAY CHURCHGOERS. I On Good Friday we spent most of our time, alone with the rest of the 'population, going to church. Our landlady, impressed us with the tremendous Importance of visiting the Royal Chapel first. When we got to the court of the palace we found • large crowd already assembled, mostly of the peasant and servant class. Except for a line of aeMlers at one end of the court square. there "'fill I* be no official to ask directions of Nevertheless, we tackled several of the people * about us, and were given as many conflletinp state ments. One said the Burg Kapelle would be open In an hour; his neighbor contradicted him. and as sured us no one would be admitted to-day. An other f.ld us the crowd was waiting to get Into this same Kapelle, while still a fourth Inslstea that the whole court full of people were watcblng for the Kmperor to come out. This last fired us with new zeal. If there was any chance or seeing his majesty we would abandon the chapel till later So for half or three-quarters of an hour we stood with the rest of the crowd, that wns momenta r ly growing bigger, and, as if unconsciously, gradually Pressing Its way to the other side of the cour . In spite of the predominance or rags and tatters. It was an orderly and extremely quiet concourse Every once in a while a carriage would dash out from under an archway, bearing an elaborately decorated and befeathered official and each time we hoped to see the Kmperor of All Austria him seir On each appearance the line of soldiers, that between whiles were sitting against one of the palace walls, jumped to their feet and saluted, and the crowd gaped and murmured. This sort of thing however, was scarcely the excitement we were after. A respectably dressed woman near us had seemed to understand my German rather bet ter than the others I had belabored with questions, and she good naturedly told us the names of the lilßb cockalorums who went driving by. Em boldened by her friendliness and urged thereto by the Impatience of the rest of the party. I began to ply her for more Information. She scorned the Idea of" there being any chance to see the Kmperor, and she also doubted If the Burg Kapelle would be open to the public. But she told us that if we would go with her she knew of a side entrance where, per haps we might be admitted. Movement of any kind was decidedly more attractive than standing on one leg any longer, so. like babes in the woods, we followed our self-elected guide. Out of the crowd, dnwn one side of the court, by the soldiers, through the archway, Into the street she trolled us. r.y that time my faith was beginning to waver. On the way we passed several guaids, policemen and other officials, and before each one the "wom an who knew it all." as one of our party had triumphantly Batted her. stopped and questioned. Her German sounded like dialect to me. and It wasn't tli: she eot us way up the street and had Interviewed the lust bestrapped nnd begllded rep resentative of his country's might that f made out what she was after. Then I took a hand at in terviewing, myself, only to be told positively that we could SM no Kmperor. and that the Burg Kapelle would be open to the public on Easter Sunday, not before. Whereupon I turned wrath fully to our le.-i.ser. My German is not rich In ex postsdatary phrases, so that my inquiry as to what she was pretending to do with us, anyway, didn't sound nearly as vigorous as I should have trans lated it Into English. Without directly answer ing, she bent a watery blue eye upon me and asked me kindly if we were strangers in tbe city. And after that she Informc.l us in a burst of confidence that she had arrived but two hours earlier from a far outlying country province, nnd wns really quite as Igaar—t B ptii.le as we should have been ourselves. Ami tht:t was the person we had given up front rank In the court for! END OF A LONG WAIT. Relying at length wholly upon our landlady's advice, and Ignoring every official, we got back to th» crowd, worked our way up as far as squirming would avail, and found by that time that there was a decided advance being made ahead of us. The result of it all was that, after an hour and a half of waiting, we were admitted at a door which led up narrow stone st.iirs into a still narrower white walled, vaulted hall. This was lighted here and there on one side by small windows, and on th< other were heavy closed doors, which were occa sionally opened by brilliantly dressed officers. We. along with as much of the crowd as was admitted at a time, went rushing through this interminable corridor, it seemed for miles, without finding any end. The cold, white walls, narrow windows and closed doors suggested nothing so much as a prison or fortress. Nobody appeared to know exactly why or where we were going, and I wasn't sure but* we were all to be dumped Into an Iron cell at last. Finally, far ahead of us, we saw a wider, open space. "and through it a glimmering of red light. As we got nearer the crowd grew appalling ly in size and struggle. The open portal turned out to be the entrance to the royal chapel, and while one mob was shoving and pushing to get in another was working with t-.iual strenuousness to get out. Between the two parties we were so pulled. Jammed, banked, squeezed and trodden upon that before the finish we resigned hopes of escap ing with anything les« solid than bones. When we were at iength shot into a tiny pew at the very back of the little church, there w.-re too many of us to make sitting possible, but at least stout woodwork prevent,.! any further forced pro gression. Only the iirsi half of the place was free to the public. In front of the seething, push ing, dirty humamtv all about us. which made the atmosphere of the unwntilated chapel nearly un bearable, was a line of the mot t magnificent guaids I ever saw. Huge in build, dressed from top to toe In glorious white, their fa-es were nearly all worthy of their uniforms They were the Em peror's own bodyguard, and they kept the crowd back from the pews which were reserved for the royal household. Of course, hy the time we were admitted, the Emperor and his Immediate family and the highest dignitaries had already malo their devotions and departed. All we saw were B few officers of lower rank and some of the household servants. The place was In deep gloom, lighted only by a few tapers thut flickered at the altar, and a sort of red "glory" above them. In the centre Of Which w;is suspended :i white dove. A single priest knelt In front of a white but decidedly mod ern looking sort of "offln tomb, and at the head of this way a figure- either In mnrble or plaster— of a white robed angel. This, of course, pentonlfled the angel at Christ's tomb. AM day. without a minute's Intermission. In all the churches, this or a similar s<-ene was being enacted. If one priest gr.tws ton weary another flllentlv takes hU pla<-. and the wordless servi.-e. with the kneeling crowds about, continues un broken till the day ir- done. It was worse trying to scrape out through the packed humanity than it wis tn get In. We caved our Hvea and pieces of our clothing, and that was about nil. Luckily, we had been warned to leave at home all jewelry, wat'-r.es and money. or sundry pickpockets would probably have been so much the richer. For fear that afterward we should he reviled for having missed something, we went from here to the Augustinlar. and Michaell churches. But there war practically just the same service. The "Grnve" In these two was arranged In one of their f-lde chapels. and In both cases tl'.ere was a figure representing the dead Lord being laid to rest by angels and Mary and John. There was no doubt about the reverence of the multl tt dcs assembled before these shrines. They were affected as deeply as people who need something tangible to see and feel before they believe must ever be affected by pictured and sculptured repre sentation!- of religions themes. THE ELLIOTT FOIBOSINQ CASE. AXGOT. WHO ROirGHT THE MORPHINE, AND THE CLERK WHO IS ALLEGED TO HAVE SOLD IT BOTH DISCHARGED. Herman P. Angot, of No. 1 Maiden Lane, the man who purchased the poison which resulted in the death of J. M. Elliott, was arraigned in the Jefferson Market court yesterday morning. He ¦went to Police Headquarters as soon as he heard of Elliott's death and surrendered. He told Magis trate Crane yesterday morning that he had met Elliott in a saloon, and that Elliott asked him to got ten grains of morphine for him. He had merely complied with that request, thinking he was doing Elliott a favor. He said that he did not think the druggist would sell him enough to cau-e the death of any one, and for that reason also he did not hesitate to do as Elliott asked. Edgar J. Howarth. the clerk in the drug store at No. 419 Slxth-ave., who sold the poison to Angot, was also arrested by Detective Churchill, of the West Thlrtleth-st. station, and arraigned before Magistrate Crane, charged with failing to keep a record of the sale of the poison. Howarth denied that he had sold any poison to Angot. He said that the store was opened only four weeks ago, and that no poison had been sold during that time. Angot was very positive in his identification of Howarth as the man from whom he had purchased the poison, and Howarth entered an equally em phatic denial. Both men were discharged. THE PORT ARTHUR TRANSACTION. FOREIGN STOCKHOLDERS OBJECT TO LAND PALE —WHARVES IN HANDS OF RECEIVER. Kansas City, Mo.. April 28. —Foreign stockholders of the Port Arthur Land Company have interposed an objection to the sale of 28,000 acres of land at Port Arthur, Tex., negotiated last week, according to local officials of that company. Negotiations for the sale of the land, which lies around Port 'Arthur and between that city and Beaumont, practically were consummated in Kansas City la.st week for a sum said to have been $250 an acre. The prospective buyer was \V. J. McKle, of Corslcana, Tex., said to bs the Jegal representative In Texas of the Standard Oil Company. The property is in the hands of E. L. Martin, Arthur E. Stillwell and J. McD. Trimble, of this city, former owners of the- Kansas City, Plttsburg and Gulf Railway, as trus tees. These officials assert that they have full power to dispose of the property. Mr. Martin confirmed the sale of an undivided half interest in the land, hut said: "Some one seems to have telegraphed to some of the foreign stockholders In the company that we were about to give away a good thing. They directed us not to deliver the deeds until they had further infor mation on the subject. In the mean time, however, the deeds had been sent to Corslcana, but we tel»- Kruj.n*a the bank there to hold thorn until further notice. Mr. Stillwell declined to discuss the details of the deal He said, however, that the result of it will Port Arfhn l"£l "£ ° f lhe °" Industry of Texas at lor Arthur Port Arthur was built by Mr - Still cuf &ilw« her the Kansas City. Pittsburg and presiaeni X> Whlch he was !h< " P™moter and St^ndard"™ 0 " 1 d ' s P atch stated that th* ran™* t.rminal^'vvhaVves v aUo Purchased the raiiroaij terminals, wharves and «hlnnlne fnoint!»« of Port Arthur. This appears to bVer?oneou^ Th« Port Arthur Channel and Dock Company which the hands of a receiver, and a *aJe of ita holdlnra NEW- YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, MONDAY. APRIL 29, 1901. NEW-JERSEY NEWS. MAT APPEAL TO THE COVETS. STATE CHARITIES AID ASSOCIATION" CRITI CISES GOVERNOR VOORHEES AND MRS. BTIJnt Trenton. April 2S (Special).— At a meeting of the board of managers of the State Charities Aid As sociation, held In New-York City yesterday. Gov ernor Voorhecs nnd Mrs. Kytof were severely criti cised for the management of the State Home for Girls. The hoard made a report to Governor Voorhees last fall, calling his attention to the trouble at the State Home for Girls, the alleged mt^manaKement of the institution by Mrs. EyUr. the investigation by th«« committee of the board of managers aad s subsequent investigation by the legislative com mittee. Both committees are said to he friendly to Mrs. Eyler. they having exonorated her before Governor Voorhees submitted the report of tlie hoard to the legisluture. fie went through the re port, and eliminated, it la said, nil references to the home, its management and Mrs. Eyler. This was not met with favor by the board. They wanted their strong words of condemnation of Mrs. Eyler to go before the legislature. A resolution was offered yesterday providing for the preparation of an address to tho people of New-Jersey in the name of the Charities Aid Ap so.iation. statins the efforts of that body to bring about changes in the management of the State Home for Girls, and the methods by which their efforts had been thwarted and nullified, and that the address be widely published In the New-Jersey newspapers. The ivsolution was opposed hy a few members of Ihe association, and the argument grew warm. Francis B. I^ee, of Trenton, offered a substitute resolution providing that the executive committee of the board visit the institution and make an in vestigation ll' refused ttrimittance the resolution provides for an appeal to the rourts to compel the management to allow the committee admission to the home The substitute was adopted. There is a belief that the managers of the home will not permit an investigation. The committee say they will carry the case to the Court of Errors and Appeals if necessary in order to make another In vestigation and have n proper report go to the next legislature. BRUTALLY KICK ED AND HEATEX. HIGHWAYMEN ASSAULT AND ROB A MAN NEAR BELMAR. Asbury Park, April 28— There was a brutal high way robbery on the outskirts of Belmar. three miles from this city, last night. George Pellon. of New- Bedford, his wife and a woman neighbor had been in this city shopping. They were driving homeward and were on the outskirts of Belmar when three men ran out into the road. Two of the men grabbed the hor?e and the third caught hold of Mr. Pullen. As soon as the horse stopped one of the men ran alongside and helped to drag Mr. Pullen out of his wngon. He was knocked down and then beaten and kicked into unconsciousness. Meanwhile the third man started the horse down the road, which ran some, distance before the women managed to stop him. After Mr. Pullen had become unconscious his pockets were rifled. When Mrs. Pullen and her friend returned with help the robbers had disap peared. Mr. Pullen is badly hurt. His face Is a mass of bruises and cuts. He has been unconscious most of the time slnre the assault. It is not known how much money the robbers succeeded In getting, but It is thought it was less than $.I*l. V.11.L EMPLOY NON-UNION MEX. HAT I'tiMl-ANY'S ACTION MAY BK FOLLOWED BY OTHEB NEWARK MANUFACTURERS. The hat manufacturing establishment of the Meyer Mercy company. In Polk-st., Newark, will Jtart its shop on a non-union basis. Fi.-- years the concern ignored the Hatjers' Mat tonal I'nlon and employed non-union and union labor alike, sub ject to the n:ies of the company. On August I, 19f»'. the company entered Into an agreement with the national union officers to make th<:: shops fair, and the union agreed to give cards to the non-union men employed. The change has not been aal4afactory, and the present action <>f the company was precipitated by the attempt <.f the union to Impose a One upon a foreman and pro cure hH discharge. The concern employs about five hundred men in busy seasons. ,\t the present time work la sla.*k. It is understood that other bat manufacturers will take united action against the hatters' union. SEIZED FROM ItEHISD AX It ASSAVLTED. MAN WITH FRACTURED SKILL IN A CRITICAL CONDITION AT MAT.WVAN Matawaii. April 2S (Special). -David Buy dam, of Ptrth Amboy. who recently lived here, was murderously assaulted hist night by an unknown assailnnt, and tc-diy lies In a critical condition suffering from a fractured skull and loss of blood. William L. Van Brunt, a livcr>man of Matawan, found Suydam lying at the corner of Llttle-st. In a pool of blood. Van Brunt sent hastily for ! I Ip. Near the man when Van Brunt found him were John Rarney and Daniel Dlllett. both of Matawan. who said that they had came up Just previous to Van Brunt's arrival. Hy the time a doctor ar rived Suydam had partially regained connriousness, and he muttered incoherent sentences. An examination of his wound showed that Suy dam had heen stru -k on the head with a blunt Instrument. The man wore a derby hat. and this and an open knife were found hy the side -if the body. Th-^ hat was crushed, and a piece of the felt was extracted fmm the wound. To-day Buydam regained consciousness sufficiently to tell the fol lowing story: I enme from Perth Amboy early In the evening, expecting to spend Sunday with Matawan friends. I was In the Matawan House during the evening, and about 10:30 o'clock walked down Llttlft-st to Kennedy's bottling eatabllshment. I left there pre vious to midnight, arid had reached a point near Broad-st.. when I whs suddenly seized from be hind, and. before 1 could use my pocketkni'e to defend myself. I was struck, and" that is the last I remember. I had no quarrel with any one. It Is known that .Suyd.im exhibited a roll of hills during the evening. The money was found upon his person. Mystery surrounds the affair. Suy dam says that he would not be able to Identify his .i -. .ni.i'.t LACKAWAXXA'S PLANS AT ORANGE. The Intention of the Lackawanna Railroad Com pany In respect to grade crossing abolition alons Its line west of the Passale River Is now said to bo to Include the Oranges. The present stations at Brick Church and East Orange are to be removed, nnd a new station placed at Clinton and Unmet sts. The tracks are to be depressed from North Munn ave., Baal Orangey to Llncoln-ave.. Orange, and to be elevated to Xassau-st. The elevation may con tinue as far as Wyoming. The company has bought property extensively between Clinton and Burnet sts.. In East Orange, i.and has been bought along the line of the road, to make room for th»» contemplated Improvements. If the plans are cur ried out there will he no grade crossings between the Passale River and the Orange Mountains MARCHED AT THE HEAD OF Ills FLOCK. Elizabeth. April 18 (Special).— The Rev. Mar tin Gessner. rector of St. Patrick's Church here, made this afternoon at the head of his flock the second pilgrimage on foot to the four principal churches of this city. In observance of the Jubilee proclaimed by Pope Leo XIII In honor of the ad vent of the twentieth century. The number of the pllgrlmH was even larger than that of April 14. The march covered a distance of about six miles' Men and women of threescore and more years marched along with children of tender n^e to-day on the journey to the four churches, and the pas tor, , who is nearly seventy years old, marched firmly at the head of the procession. HIItT HY BXPLOBIOX o/' i i;ni,E. Nutley, April 28 (Special). -John Hayer. of Dela vanna. while shooting on the ranpe of the Nutle'y Club yesterday afternoon, was severely injured by the explosion of his rifle. Hi- fnilihui wns cut and his face burned in a frightful manner H's injurlrs were attended to by a local phvsici"n who f.ais that blood posisoning may result from the wounds. BODY FOUXD IX STATES ISLAXD SOUXD. Elizabeth. April 28 (Special).— The body of Michael Keefe. of Elizabethport, who ha"? been missing for four weeks, was found this morning floating in Staten Island Sound, opposite Ellzabethport. Keefe was a. deckhand on the steam lighter ara«<elll owned by the Graselll Chemical Company and* dis appeared on April 1. Keef.- was thirty-four years old. and both his parents died years ago It is a strange coincidence that his father met ' death " by drowning, he also being a deckhand on a steamer. BURGLAR HAD PROPERTY WHEX CAUGHT. Elizabeth. April 28 (Special).— John Martin, a burg lar, twenty-eight years old, was caught by Officer Barry at 4 o'clock this morning in the outskirts of this city. He broke into the house of Mr. Fowler In Walnut-*! . and stole a quantity of silverware and thr»rf.«- overcoats. . All of the stolen 6 003 a ere found in his possession. LWBWBB QTESTIOX IX F.xni.FWOOD. SALOONKEEPERS AGITATED BY THE DISCOVERT OF A NEW LIQUOR LAW. Hackensack. April 23 (Special).— The hotel and saloon men In Englewood are agitated by the an nouncement that on March 22 a law -was passed, known as Chapter 181, setting forth that "no Mayor and Common Council. City Council or other governing body of any city of the third and fourth class of this State shall grant any license to keep an inn and tavern, or to sell spirituous, vinous, malt or brewed liquors." On April 2 the City Council of En?lewc>d grant ed twenty-two licenses. Prosecutor Koster, of Hackeneack, says that if the hotel and saloon men In Knglewood are selling under t*ie licenses granted by the Common Council they are vio lating the new law. and are subject to prosecu tion. Mayor E. A. Brinckerhoff said yesterday that the Common Council was not a.vaie of the new law when the licenses we.-? granted. OXE SHOT PASSED THROmil ROY'S HAT. MAN HELD FOR ASSAULT WITH INTENT TO KILL AT ELIZABETH. Elizabeth. April 2S (Special).— Angered at Will iam Higgins. sixteen years old, who liv.'s at No. 67 Little Smlth-st.. this city, Angelo Joaanno. a Junk dealer, of No. 230 Amity-st.. yesterday after noon fired two shots at Hipp-ins, one of which passed through his hat. A policeman arrested the junk dealer and locked him up. When arraigned to-day In the police court he said that Hlggins tantalized him until he lost his temper. He was held in $500 ball for as sault with intent to kill. m:\yj hrsi.y political NOTES. Up to this time the Democratic candidate for Governor of New-Jersey— lf he is a. candidate— who Is meeting with more favor than any other is ex- Judge Francis < hild. of Kssex County. North Jer sey appears to be willing; South Jersey, apart from the clarence S. Atkinson following, is favorably inclined, and. so far as heard from. Middle Jersey has no candidate, with the possible exception of Vice-Chancellor Reed, who is as acceptable as Mi Child. Even those Democrats who fell down and worshipped Bryan In 1596 and in MM have not as yet made a single opposing utterance to the man who is supposed to be the first choice of ex-I'nited States Senator Smith. It was said in Newaik 0* Saturday tha' in ¦ contest for delegates in Kssex County between Mayor Seymour and px-J'i'i X .. Chil<' the latter would be almost sure to receive the majority, and that Ma strength was growing In a wny m >st satisfactory to his friends and sup porters. When James K. Martine. of Union County, the other day intimated where he stood in the matter of the choice of a Democratic candidate for Gov ernor by saying that the nomination was an honor which no Democrat could afford to refuse, or words to that effect, he raised a storm about his cars v.-hlch had more the appearance of alarm at Ml probable candidacy than his most enthusiastic friends could have by any reasonable possibility anticipated. From the comparative obscurity of a "farmer orator" near Plainfle'd he Immediately became conspicuous as a factor of no mean signifi cance in State politics. That he may be a source of trouble in the next Democratic State Convention Is made evident by the apparent determination of his opponents to crush him several months In advance of the meeting of that body. As Is often the case. his opponents have taken exactly the right course to stimulate his friends to united action, and these friends cannot Judiciously he Ignored in the Demo crntU: party in New-Jersey, in some of the upper counties of the State and in all of those In South Jersey Mr. Martlno bis a following which. In the situation of a political party which has been at war with Itself, and which has been repeatedly and disastrously defeated for a number of year*, sneer- Ing nt will not weaken and threats will not divide. If political experience In New-Jersey has taught anything It has demonstrated with the exactitude of an arithmetical proposition that Invective and vituperation arc not the weapons with which one lion of n party may M successfully attack an other is to Insure harmony of purpose and unity of %ci lon. The strength of what Is known as "the Bryan faction" of the Democratic party in New-Jersey Is not insignificant as ¦ factor that makes for either victory or defeat, especially when th»» fact I* re called that the Democratic party n?eds all th* votes that It can get to bring It as nearly to within fight of victory ns If crime In th» iHst campaign for Governor. This faction knows when It is In sulted or offended, and when It is told by repre ssntattve men within the party that James K. Mar tine Is '-a blatherskite." that he Is "a blind wor shipper of the Colorado fetich" and that "a yellow dog running against him would sweep the State," the issue does not turn upon what Mr. Martin* really Is so much as It does upon what he stands for; and that he represents the political Ideas of a large number of Democrats In New-Jer?ey Is likely to be expressed with greater emphasis than It would have been had he been treated with the fair ness to which good citizenship entitles any Indi vidual, no matter what hie political creed or .imita tions may be. Of COW—, the Republicans view the** attacks upon Mr. Martin* with the complacency and In terest which a crossfire within an opposing politi cal party naturally inspires. The reports that the Democrats of South Jersey "long for ex-Senator Braun. of Passatc County, as the next Democratic candidate for Governor" are not sustained by the fact that the temperance sen timent prevails more largely In that part of New- Jersey than In any other. Moreover, while the Democrats down that way may not be as sagacious as their North Jersey allies, they had not at last report" made application for a commission to de termine what this alleged "longing" for the nomi nation of Mr. Braun for Governor suggests. It in expected that Robert Davis, the Democratic leader of Hudson County, will return to Jersey City within a few days, when it is predicted that the embargo put upon Democratic politics by his ah aence will be raised, and that the usual activity will be resumed. jEpS&(|bNGEf( The largest nn>l Best-EqvffpM] HOUSEFURNISHINQ WAREROOMS In the Country. Best Quality Goods Only DURING THE Excavation of 42d Street for the RAPID TRANSIT TUNNEL Our customers are invited to avail them selves of Our 41st Street Entrance, (NO. 135 WEST.) mo and i:t^ Went -l^«l Street, an.l 135 Went lint Slrect, New York. Between Gill Avenue i- Broadway. Asrmraiticsr/ar s~> M%j9M / 20 Varieties. #39^^ wnnv tladway's RM>B I /B I /* •" "' Limb*, iff ttF nS B s "irt by CONDENS2D PHOSPHOROUS WATER Win car* «ny ra»* of Rbeumailam in existence, li re l?c.v*f. il M *»"•«- *"<"• Information apply to JOHN HOcaa. tola Manufacturer. iSUi and Ol»v«. St. Lout*. Mo. " V ' O J * (fl\l ffthmafer film Tshe Great MJ n^ Ml SILK EVENT of the Year 15he Largest Collection of fiebv and Choice Silks E,*Oer Offered a.t Such Concessions in Price UNPRECEDENTED undertakings bring unparalleled results. This present trans action in Silks was of greater magnitude than the importers and manufact urers had known before. It turned vast stocks in a moment, and left them free for new operations. It gave them prestige as buyers of raw material, as well as increas ing tremendously their year's business. And so they were willing to forego profits on some, and accept losses on other lots. Yet every yard of the three hundred thousand in the purchase is ffebv and Fresh — Choice and Handsome Here this morning — spread out in brilliant array — are thousands upon thousands of yards of the newest and choicest designs of the season in Printed Foulards, Printed Liberty Satins, Japanese and other Fancy Silks, as well as Taffetas in a mar velous variety of solid colors, and in a score of grades of plain black, and plain white. The Printed Foulards and Liberty Satins are foremost in demand for Summer gowns, and there is not a yard that is not new in both design and coloring — made for this season, and selling in other stores recently at full prices. The plain White and plain Black Silks are the identical sorts that have been sold by the millions of yards during the past ten years, and of qualities of proven worth. They will still continue to be sold at regular prices after these are gone. It is such an opportunity for buying staple silks as has never been known before, and dressmakers are buying them by the piece for future use. The most remarkable feature in connection with this trade event is the fact that prices on Silk, are in prospect of advance for various reasons ; and this vast purchase ha 3 made the market still stronger. A similar opportunity is not likely to occur a^ain in a twelve-month. These details of the Silks and prices : 55c Black Japanese Habutai Silks at 25c — Nearly two thousand yards of fine quality Lyons dyed Black Japanese Silks; good black, and perfect silks; splendid for waists, dresses or linings. 45c Japanese Corded Silks at 35c— Splendid assortment of Corded Japanese Silks, in many widths of strioe and cord; the best quality — such as is usually sold at 50c a yard, though cur price was 45c. 65c Printed Habutai Silks at 40c— Woven in Japan, sent to France and there printed with rawest de-;ipns; two hundred and si-.ty nine pieces to select from, and very f>w d ,p!i cates; mostiy navy-blue-and-white and black and-white, though plenty of most all otber good colorin-js. We have many hundreds of pieces of this quality and paii more for them than we now ask for them. 75c Plain Taffeta Silks at 50c — Plain white, riain bhrk and a lar^e assortment of soli i c !t:::t;. Excellent 75c quality for half a dollar. 85c Printed Foulards at 50c— Eighty-five designs and color.ngs to select from and they are the choicest. All 24 inches wide: new, fresh goods; a splendid quality. Printed in France, where newest styles originate. 65c Black Taffeta Silks at 55c - A fSMWMtIMsi black tarEe'i at a little price, yet guaranteed to wear lor six months. Very strong and serviceable. 85c and $1 Printed Foulards at 60c — Seven thousand yards of fine quality printed fou lards in every new and choice coloring — rose, reseda, national blue, porcelain blue, tan, gray and many others; atwlj priMM with best French designs; just as ;hou«h we offered you our regular stock at these prices. $1 and $1.50 Fancy Silks at 65c- Thousands of yards of fine and rich s:iks in stripes and figures; principally in tatfjtaj, some in satin, some in Louisine and gros de Londre grounds; best of qualities in a large variety of colorings. \ 400 Tailor-made SUITS ] j 100 Silk Eton JACKETS j A Most IK^emar Kable Early-Season OFFERING Before the season has rightly turned, we have secured several lines of sample garments from best manufacturers of Women's Suits and Jackets. Today this eaor mous collection is ready for you to select from; and every garment in the offering is Worth 8l HALF More— Some E-Ven DOUBLE Styles are correct in every instance ; the lines representing the best styles brought out this season. It is a remarkable opportunity for women who need a smart Spring suit, or who have not yet bought one of the Taffeta Etons, that every woman wants this season. These hints of prices: Tailor-made Suits — These thr^e stirring group:: At $13.50 -Suits worth up to $27— Various styles, made ot cheviot, homespun and Venetian cloths ia assorted colors; many trimmed; all handsomely tailored. At $20 Suits worth up to $40— Smart suits of cheviot aad Venetian cloth, in various colors ; many lined throughout with silk. At $25-Suits worth up to $60— Very handsome suits of broadcloths, cheviots and Venetians ; in choice styles and colorings; many handsomely trimmed; all silk-lined throughout. Taffetsv Eton JACKETS— Attractively plaited, or applied with designs in broadcloth ; some with collars of batiste, lace, or silk. AH new jackets, in the choicest designs of this new popular garment. These pricts: $15 to $20 Jackets at $10 $25 to $35 Jackets at $1& This is one of the largest and completest off:rings in women's garments that we have ever known so early in the season. _, _. ..,, R ., (<wir JOHN WANAMAKER Formerly A. T. Stewart & Co. , Broadway, Fourth Avenue, Ninth and Tenth Streets. Ho Cct Sox Business pnrpoacs NEAR NASSAU ON BEE&nAN ST. «TriTiF FLOOR WITH TWO I.AHOB SKTUOHTS: CTC HI LAM) & WHITING, 5 BEKKMAN STREET. BinuniXG. SS Thoma* St.. to lease; :wo stories ami cellar- old established c.irr«-ntor sheps- T, M. HOI>- MAN. Real Estate Hrt West --'ru W (Tun IJropcitn sEo Cct. mo UKASE.— House. '-" Waverley liace: 12 rooms; In 1 roo.l order; Immediate j-o^cssten ; alro at XXX ami 131 Waverley l'lac«; entire »!««-llins pans above More*: thre« floors. fiKht rooms each hotife. Key of 127 at Rentier Sea/, next door. T. M. HOI'MAN, Heal Estate. Ht> West -M .St. ¦¦ . •<••> tlnfnrnishcb "Apartments <£o Let. Th*» ** RrtiiL-lprt> •• Apartment house; attractive I II V. OWtiUWIUI t. and eonvenirnt; all poaalble Improvements. Rents moderate; seven ami eight rooms, •¦nuance hnl! flnUhetl In Knoxvllle marble, tapestry pan els and plat* class. Apply lOOth-it. and Broadway or .T. ROMAINK BROWN A CO.. 53 West 33d-st -Til AYE . l.«H8. oin. B«TH-ST.— Elegant ai »J facing Park; $mx>- $ 1 . 21K>. Apply to Janitor. .furnished tjouaea Co Crt — Conntrn. AT MONTCLAIR.— HIKh elevation; ;umm*r or year fully furnished: all lmprov#ments: V, minui^ from city; f t i to J»IO p«r. month. Apply WM B. HOLMES or-P. D.. L. A \V. Depot. • - . .* FOR RENT — \ large house on Fro»p*ct Avenue, Mount _^ A Vernon. X. V.: portion of It fireproof . lot 10O«3«0. ITTTrmiPRR Qr^unnp i~v^T^»Ar t «»«~T7ZI ,-. ,v, v II ' I *'^ Tnod-*m improvements, cltr and artesian well warer. HS^H&m. * ork City, \agciflßMPinßftMHHaMnaitoiiMmta»MMaA $1 Printed Liberty Satins at 65c— Three thousand yards of fine Liberty Satins in many designs and colorings. Almost all wanted colors in the lot, and all n;w patterns. 75 and 85c Black Taffetas at 65c— Both imported and American Taffetas, mostly 21 in. wide; bright, strong and lustrous. 85c and 90c White and Black Taffetas at 70c— Ten thousand yards of these fine quality imported Taffeta silks that you like so well because of their bright finish and excellent wearing qualities. Many are baying them by the piece for future needs. $1 Printed Liberty Satin at 75c Newest designs. Just printed. Many sam« as our regular stock goods, and all in very best col orings, such as nary b!u;, old rose, reseda, porce lain blue, tan. 90c to $1.25 White and Black Taffetas, 75c and 80c— Fine quality foreign Taffetas for dress or fine lining. Black Peau de Sole and Duchesse Satins In fine foreign and domestic qualities, at 90c to $1.65 that are worth $1.25 to $2.50 a yard. $1.50 Colored Taffetas at $ 1. 10- Yard wide, in a full line of good colorings. Being unusually wide, they cut to good advantage in making skirts. Main BBSS counters. Rotunda and Basement. In the Basement there is a Silk Mill in operation, showing the various stages of manufacture. It is operated by Swiss and Italian peasant girls, in native dress. Also a hand-loom, showing the old and slower way of weaving. The power loom can weave a piece of 60 yards in a week, while the hand-loom takes two or three weeks. There are also exhibits of raw silk from Japan and Italy. r.rooklrin propcrtn Sox Gale. NEW A\ODERiN STONE HOUSES J AND 3 STOKY MM wood Ftreet. near Flatbush Aye. : two block» frora rrcupeci Tark; 3t> minute* to Park Raw; trolley connec tion, to ferries all point* of the city. Houies are trn In every particular, to the smallest detail. * For particu lars ,-x. .- T terms, etc.. apply to W. A. A. HMOWN Own* Brooklyn, cor. Mli«uc<f 3t. an.l FlaVbush Ay* - New-York. lU> Broadway. Brooklyn oSce open Suaiayi anC nolMays alt dy: evenings nrtll 0. Illustrate-! book let showing floor plan.*, •(<• . mallet] on application. tfcal Estate (I) anted. REAL ESTATE XV ANTE D. Pork Property- In Manhattan. l*iiri'lui*r> or l.rn-x-. >iii|>» and mil <l«-tnll» to I [IVUII> !li:\H\ DAVIS, C. E.. S3 Broad Street, -V T. (fonntrn J3topcrtn Sox Salf. FOX ,SAL,K. — Cholo* rf ,,,i property, with lt»M 1 Montclatr. N. J. .v:; modern conventcnoea. A «r«at barrnln. Apply (AMES H. T!-TTI.E Trlbun* Bids . N. V MOUNT VERNO.V.-;i South 12'.h-av#.. hous*. S room. all Improvements; iruli; lot 60x105; sell low Owner, en premises. Conntrn Propertn tio £ct. BERKSHIRE HILLS. FARM FOR RENT.— rSumraer month*, or ia>; tw»Vr* rooms; well furn-'shed: water In house; (a acr*»; 8r:« orchard: large bam: four stills; horses: carriage hou«*; Ic*-houfe: h*nn»ry; ?rnai: fruit; trout pond A.ldr»ss J. F- HrLDF.ETH. Mo.nts.iraery. Hamp^en C,-. Miss.