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A NEW WHITE CITY.
WBERE 1,500 ROCHESTER PEO PLE LIVE JX TENTS. ti te UNIQUE SUMMER RESORT AT •rjTXDSOR BEACH, OX LAKE ONTARIO. Rochester, N. V.. July 6 (Special).— ln this age of municipal experiment and social study, the City . Flowers feels that it has Bolved one question satisfactorily to 1,500 of its inhabitants at least flat is bow to spend the torrid term of summer jo health, happiness and economy. The answer g^iia the name White City. The Columbian Ex position Installed that designation Into the vocabu jjjy of the day. That White City was a creation lof "staff"; this newer one is constructed of canvas. Tents have been considered the most temporary •nd a rather primitive form of human habitation. yjjat was oefore the City of Tents on the bluffs t l Windsor Beach was conceived. The poet's epit ome of restlessness is the Bedouins, who "fold up their tents and silently steal away." The tents of the White City are pitched in April and folded in jTovember. This may seem an exaggeration to the reader who pictures the cold winds of autumn sag »ing the frail walls and sweeping under the flies. But these tents are different from the kind which dot the chores of Canadian lakes on August nights and are packed in canoes when the sun rises. The TVhite City has called Into existence a form of can vas tents which, cool in summer and warm in autumn, marks probably the furthest advance in the manufacture of tents and has given a name to the make which distinguishes it from all others. I Windsor Beach is a stretch of high bluffs and shallow, sandy shore, a mile east of Charlotte, across the Genesee River. It faces the north and lies open to the winds. Below, the lake rolls on the sloping sand. To the south stretches the broad boulevard, with its finely kept bicycle tracks and Its trie railroad to Rochester, eight miles away. On the west are the Genesee River, the long piers, Ontario Beach and Charlotte. To the east the ebore line winds In and out. past the narrow mouth of the Irondequoit Bay; then, swinging out ward, ends in the jutting wooded promontory called Nine Mile Point. To the north lies the blue level of the lake. The official course of the Inter national yacht races Is staked out directly before the thresholds of the tents. The site is like that of a miniature Newport. The White City came Into existence about ten years ago. The Suiqmerville trolley line was built, and Windsor Beach Hotel achieved fame. Between 6uinmervil!e and Windsor lay a level line of bluffs, heavily grassed and prettily wooded. A small party of Rochester folk decided to spend the summer there. A few cottages had already been built. These were too expensive for a short sum mer's outing:. Somebody suggested tents. That fall the campers returned to Rochester, tanned, triumphant and tenacious of their resolve to re turn next year. They enlisted the sympathy of a few more. Thus was the White City founded. The men who owned the tracts of land on which the tenis were pitched suddenly paw fortunes awaiting them. Rents went up. Each summer brought an Increase in the number of campers. The tents spread further east and west. Streets came Into being. As the encampment grew, a name was Bought. Viewed from the distance in the bright sunlight of a summer afternoon, the ' name was easily fixed upon. White City it was called, and White City it has remained. The present year records the high water mark of the city. Its inhabitants number 1.500, and Its tents crown the bluffs for a mile and a half east and west and half a mile north and south. The streets are named after the Presidents of the United States. Harrison and Lincoln ayes. are the abid ing places of the aristocracy. The city is sur prisingly like a real, permanent municipality. It has its cliques anil its sets. Many campers do not know the name« c* their neighbors In the next street anymore '.iian they would in New-York Itself. They coma «nd go. and live their own man ner of life. Early in the morning the men start for their business in Rochester, returning at night. In the White City may be found the tents of bank ers, lawyers, ministers, college professors and. in • deed, people In every calling in life. They rent the plots -of land, erect their houses, and enjoy life, in . coolness and health. The tents are marvellous creations. First, a ' framework is erected, like that of an Indian bunga low. in its apparent frailty and slenderness. On this are stretched the canvas walls. Sometimes the cloth is pure white; sometimes a striped pattern gives a touch of color to the almost universal hue. Most of the tents are double. That is. a large tent Is used for living purposes. Behind that at a little distance Is another smaller one. in which the cook ' In?, washing and other domestic duties are done. Within the living tent one finds luxury and com fort little dreamed of. The tents are spacious enough to allow three sleeping rooms, a sitting room and a dining room. The largest are being de sciibed now. They are of all sizes, as the number of occupants demands. At night the flies are caught up, and the cool lake breezes, which are al ways flitting about even on the hottest nights of cummer, penetrate the Innermost recesses of the >. '.vas houses. Visits are paid, cards are left, A YITTW OF ITARRTSOX-AVE., IX THE "WHITE CITY," ROCHESTER'S POPULAR SUMMER RESORT. nußlcals. card parties, dancing, receptions, dln n*n, and indeed, all the social distractions of a real community are part of the daily life of this city by the lake. Late in the fall the flies are dropped, all made fast, fires started in the little ¦tovea, and comfort kept in spite of storm and wind. Although the fame of this strange and successful experiment In solving the summer problem has not extended far it has never failed to arous» the wonder of the visitor. Many of the tents are occu pied by families from remote parts of the coun try. As far as is known, the White City is alone of >U kind. C THE SEASON AT MANCHESTER. FT. Manchester, Vt, July C (Special).- Manchester is again In summer attire. The large crowds that have already arrived give promise of one of the best seasons through which the resort has passed. The cottagers arrived early this year, and will re gain until late in the fall. -: la the past social activity has always begun Mir. the Fourth, and this year was no exception. ¦I Ekwanok Whist Club held its first meeting on - Wednesday morning. In the afternoon a large I number of people came to spend the Fourth and •to enjoy the cool breezes for which Manchester -'¦famous. Independence Day. was celebrated in ¦tb« old fashioned way this year. Several proml- visitors and townsmen made speeches In the '."ternoon, after which field sports were held. In ishioned way this year, lavwl BfWaf ¦ v. ¦•¦'¦; .' ,: ... .-;¦•••• !.<-m Iri the kf'.r m.! .', !.-M }. ; ., tk-. wire held. In *»t*t4 C f laving the fireworks in front of the hotel • cottages, th- display was made this year on one iL^* large hills in the old Equinox golf course, r£"t — t a mil* away, and in full view of the jjj** l •>'"! cottages. This avoided all' danger of > tfj£ n<l made the scene, more picturesque. After a '*i.:iy of fireworks was ended the vUltora ad Journed to Music Hall, where a very enjoyable dance was held. Another dajice will be held in the hall this evening. Oolf has lost none of Its attractions hfre. Tho Kkwanok links, which has been open nearly a month, is in grand condition. The putting greens are in especially good ship., while the fair green is harder and more completely drained. The course has been lengthened to »i . • •1 J yards. The club mem bers are looking forward to some great *port this year. The usual weekly handicap tournaments and professional matches will be held. The am, nil competition for the Tre-iienrs Cup will t.tke place early In August, while the team matches for the Green Mountain Golf Association Cup will begin scon. Among the cnttazers who have been here for pome tim<? are James L. Taylor and .1. H. Merritt. of Brooklyn; Mrs. Arthur Taylor and It. F. Mo- Queen, of New- York City; Henry w. Brown, Clar ence M. f'lark and K. N. Wright, of Philadelphia, and Edward S. Isham, of Chicago. Among the arrivals at the Kqulnox House are Mr. and Mrs. E. Parmlee Prentice, r.f New-York City. Mrs. Sartell Prentice, of Chicago. Ib also here for the summer. Other nrrivtls are Paul Waterman. W. W. Wilson, Mr. and Mrs. Albert H. Ashforth. Lea Zander, M. L. Cornell, X I. Cron kite. E.-P. Roberts. Mrs. C. H. ECeyes, Andrew Cone, Mrs. D. D. Lewis, Mrs. Joseph Becker and J. w. Becker, of New- York City. FLEEING TO THE MOUNTAINS. r-IIA^^PSIIIKEr -lIA^^PSIIIKE hotels profit by AN EARLY OPENING OF THE SEASON. Jefferson, N. 11., July 6 (Special).— ln th» pummer resort edition of The Tribune, published early in June. White Mountain hotcUceepers were reported as almost unanimously expecting i hot and dry summer, with unusually good business in conse quence, and early Indications have given perfect support to that view. The protracted hot wave, which has been bo severely felt in the great cities of the country, has to some extent been felt h> re, the saving differences being relief from mid day warmth by the cooling breezes of the after noon and evening, and at all the resorts through out the mountains It is frankly admitted that such superlative hot weather experiences were never before known here. The effect of it all has been to bring good num bers here much earlier In the summer than is usually the case. Ordinarily the . early visitor to the mountains comes cautiously, for until tha summer schedules, on the various transportation lines get to running smoothly the trip to the mountains is handicapped by slow time and changes which are annoying; but this year the desire to escape from the awful suffering of urban tem perature has seemingly been sufficient to over balance the lesser evils, and there are thousands already scattered about the various resorts, small and large. Yet largo numbers are nowhere In evi dence as yet. for the territory covers so large an area, and the number of quiet farmhouses which entertain their twos and threes Is so great, that these thousands are pimply absorbed, and the guests who come to tho great hotels simply form a nucleus for the larger numbers to follow. The Waumbek, which was the first of such large hotels to open, Is undoubtedly entertaining th» largest family to be found at any house in the mountains, having been adding to Its first regis trations since June 15. The golf links, stables, new dining room and Bohemian rooms < are all In smooth running order, and the lawns about the house are I* beautiful condition. Still, all condi tions are not yet perfected, and the rush of guests is not expected here until the coming weuk. XEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE. SUNDAY. JULY 7. 1901. THE TEXT'S INTERfOR. The same statement truthfully serves for nearly or quite all the more prominent resort houses In this section. So much has been laid out by way of improvement and enlargement for the season, and wel weather occasioned the loss of so much time in the early spring, that nearly every hotel contractor has l>oen bothered In securing adequate help, and finds himself far behind his dates. <"ar penters, masons, paper hangers, painters and even unskilled laborers havn b<fn In demand every where, and in some nunrters the finishing touches Will not be put on until nearly the middle of July. But meantime the guests are coming, and wIIS be Comfortably provided for, wherever night may overtake them. The Httt^ of Naw-Hampshira is Just beginning active operations up<>n one of the heaviest and most valuable schemes of improvement reported In thla section. An appropriation of j:o.«»». hiip plr-inerit«il by private pledges for add amounts which may I"- necessary to complete : •• v.ork. is to be expended In making a flrsl mountain highway, which will open up the attrac tions of the splendid wood growth which ¦ the foothills of th>- great Presidential ran/ C. H. Merrill, of the Crawford House; John (ndei on. of the Mount Pleasani House management James K. < 'arter. of Boston, who ba« his beautiful summer home on the road to Jefferson HlKhlarirti, are actively Interested In the prolect, and the survey has been completed and «'.rk has already begun. The new road will leave the Highlands r. . : <i near th« Crawshaw and X a Crawford places snd run to the base of %r tint Wa I where it will tab t!..> old highway, and it Is thought that it will prove one "f the sail moat attractive <inv.-s In the mountains The Brst expedition through Tuckennan's Ravine, where the pnow ar.-t: if< each year <<t inter.-'. «.is made on Saturday, June — . starttng from Darby fleld cottage, from which point tha plan •¦¦ ascend the ravine to the summit "f M >unt Wash Ington. c!..^s thr- range, and come d.-w:i to the b House In Etandolph. Reaching the summit. heavy Wind a:.d misi altered thu plan, and t'i" party descended the carriage road, reaching home on Sunday. Members of the New-Hampshire Weekly Tuiv lisbers" JtsSOClatlon, in annual ee.ssion at Littleton, visited the Profile House and Fabyans on Satur day, and enjoyed th« rail trip to tho summit of Mount Washington on Sunday. They returned to the Crawford House In the afternoon, and alto gether enjoyed two days of most delightful ex periences. For many of the prominent ho.ises June 29 was the date of formal opening; and while daily regis trations since that date have made up good totals, personal mention Is reserved for another week. The Balsams, at Dixville Notch; the Mount Pleas ant House, the Crawford, Twl.i Mountain anil Pabyans, under the Barron. Merrill & Barren management, are all now earing comfortably for appreciative natrons, and look for a crowded busi ness a little later. At the Mount Pleasant House there Is much In terest In the foundation work for the new hotel which Is to be opened next season, and which will ho the largest and most modern hotel in the entire W hlto Mountain section. Fishermen are having phenomenal success In the trout brooks this year, and finer string are b<*ing brought In than were ever before shown here. The week has been one of electrical disturbance^ ami has had the effect of breaking the hot wave, giv ing fresh, cool, bracing air. ' »- BTOCKBRIDQE HAS MANY GUESTS. Stockbridge, Mass., July 6 (Special).— There Is a briskness about Stockbrid«e these days that Is in teresting. Its one hotel is well filled. Its eighteen hole golf course Is dotted with players, and the arrival and departure of the new Plttsfleld-Stock brldge tally-ho at the Red Lion Inn adds another Interesting feature to the old town. The cottarers are all at their country places. A. D. Shepard. of New- York, has been at the Red LJon Inn. Mr. Shepard'a son was operated upon for appendicitis at the PtUsfield Hospital this week by Dr. Charles Mcßurney. Professor Osden N. Rood, of Cokimbia University, has arrived at hia EXTERIOR OF A TYPICAL "WIKTE CITY" TENT. cottage with his family. Roland Rood, the artist, has arrived and has opened his studio. Daniel C. French, the sculptor, who Is commissioned to pre pare a Ftatue of General I.awton for the city of Indianapolis, is at work at Glendale. Mrs. Oscar laslßi arvi Mi s lasini. of New-York, are at Clover Croft, their beautiful country place. Miss Vir ginia Butler sailed last week from New- York for Germany. <hi her return she will be the guest of her sister. Miss Helen Butler, who has arrived at ber cottage here. Mr. and Mrs. Kalph Hoffman, of Boston, and Mrs. Walter Hoffman, of New- York, are guests of Frederick Hoffman. J. M. Townsend, Of New-York, has leased the Cooper cottage and will arrive with his family on Monday. John Swan sailed from New-York this week to meet his mother, who Is abroad. They will return to Btockbrldge Augusi I. Mrs Birdseye Blnkeman. of New- York, has arrived at her country place for the season. The week's arrivals nt tho Red Lion Inn include Mrs. J. M. Wells, Mls« Kobbe. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Seymour, Mrs. Seaver, Miss Seaver. Miss Hoyt Mrs. Charles Endlcott, Mrs. T.mmas. Miss Dorothy Thnmas. Mrs Hunker. Miss Hunker. Miss Van Norat, Mr. and Mr^ David Brumswick, David Brumswlck, '.'i. Miss Brumswick, Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Campbell T. Jaffray, Roland Rood, Mrs. T. K. Falrchild. Mr. nnd Mrs. W. C. Ashwell. Misa Ashwf 11. I >r. Thomas South worth, Howe Tyson. Mr. and Mrs. Crowninshleld, Mi.-s Delia F. Norrls, William Morris. Mrs. Charles I^rd. Mips, Lord. Mlsd Jaffray and Mrs. 11. Alley, of New- York. ALL LENOX COTTAGES REXTED. AN UNUSUALLY BUST 6EASON IN THE BERK BHIRE3. Lennx. Mass.. July 6 (Special).— Berkshire* are resting and refreshing thousands of New- Yorkers Just now. Th*» hot wave of th© last fort night has sent them hurrying Into the resorts v here th« cool, quiet nights of the villages have nui<l«* tha beat of the days bearable and so refresh ing that no one bats thought of leaving for the i«hore— a condition that almost always exists In the Berkshire Hills in July. When the hot wave swept over the country th«» hotels were well filled, but flnro each Incoming train brings added guests, until Lenox Is enjoying th*» most prosperous mid summer In many years. The renown of the hills for cool nights is widespread A study of. the thermometers shows thai while the heat of the fortnight has registered In th*» nine: ., iby day. there has sen a failing off during the evening until as low a temperature as GO degrees has been reached and the COOI comfort has been blessed by multi tudes. Nothing like the. opening season has been seen In Lenox since ii x ''4. and the demand for cot tages li now met by negatives from the real estate nun. There Is not a cottage for hire In the whole town. Bookings at the hotel are large, and the autumn months promise to be busy. Nearly every one In Lenox entertained a house party over the Fourth of July, or entertainment there was a regatta on Lake Mahkeenac under the aospicea of the Mahkeenac Boating Club, with classes for rat boats, dories and canoes. One race for young women canoeists had six entries and was very interesting. The Lenox Golf Club opened Its season of tournaments with a mates for a sil ver trophy, a large class entering. In the evening fireworks were sent up from many of the country places. Indications of the permanence of Lenox as a place of residence of wealthy New-York men Is shown by the fact that there are at present three handsome cottages In process of building, and others are contemplated. The Scotch castle that is in the course of erection for Robert W. Patter son, of New-York, win be an Interesting addition to the many line places about Lenox. The) castle is to be a reproduction in part of a famous Scotch building of Tudor times: It will be built of native blues tone. Mrs. Kdlth Wharton has plans' for a OOsey cottage on the shores of Laurel Lake, where "he has purchased a place, which she has decided to make her permanent homo. Mrs. Wharton is at the Poplars this year and Is at work on a new novel to lie given to her publishers for publication for Christmas. Miss Oeotglna Sergeant, of New- York, Is building a pretty Colonial cottage near Laurel Lake. Dr. 11. P. Jacques, of Boston, has plans for a handsome house on the Richmond Head, as has George R. Turnure, of Now- York. One of tho most Interesting announcements of the season la that Lenox Is to have a new town hall, postofllce and bank. '1 he »own has voted $20,000 for the purchase of land adjoining the town property, and $40,000 for the building. An attempt Is to be made to preserve the old town bull, which was built In liCT, and which has served the town as courthouse and poatofßoa since. Mi-. George Westlnghouse and <;...!)•, Westing house, Jr., will sail on July 10 for England, where they will meet Mr Westlnghouso. who has been abroad since last. April. Mr. Wostlnghous* and hi* HL'SUtmatttto. For Monday, July Bth » WOMEN'S OXFORD TIES, Patent Leather Oxford Ties, stout soles for outing and Dress wear, .... Co "re Tan Russian Calf Oxford Ties, reduced from $3.50 and $5.00. to SO CA & 9 iA During the months of July and August, the store will be open between the hours of 8.30 A. M.. and 5 P. M- Saturdays. $.30 A. M.. to 12 Noon. Sixth AvcnUC, Eighteenth and Nineteenth Streets. New York. rCcro-scrscn The De//j?e/T6s — -*r ' in Greets* How York and Qt Aeiv Jerj&y #. Relations* ¦*->* family will return to their country place in Sep tember. The Key. F. B. Buck, of Winsted, <'.>nn.. has been called :.) the rectorship ot St Helen's Chapel at New-Lenox. This chapel was a memorial for Miss Helen Parsons, and was built by her father. John K. Parsons, • f New-York. Charle.s Lanter, ol New-York, arrived this wt«ek from abroad and has opened his country rlace. Allen Wir.dcn. Mrs. A C. Klngsland has closed her cottage an.! gone to New- York. She. with her daughters, will sail for Europe this week, to remain a year. Mrs William B. Bacon and tii.. Misses Bacon, oS New-York, are in Buffalo. .Mr. mid Mrs. George H. Morgan of New-York arrived this week jl Ventfort Hall. Mr and Mrs. Thomas Shield* Clark of New-York, arrived this week at the K.idv cottage. Mrs Charles Astor Bristed. <\f New-York, Is entertaining her sister, Miss Donnelly, of New-York, at Lakeside. 0001 DAYS AT mrHRKLD. TIIK FOURTH OF JULY BROUGHT MANY CITY PEOPLE TO THE HOTELS. Rlchfleld Springs. N. V.. July 6 (Special). —The eve of the Fourth brought the season's first rush, an! the hotels and cottages, the parks — unusually at tractive spots in the summer life here and the bathing establishment once more wear their ac customed air of animation. The arrivals from New- York have been increasing in number all the week, and Boston. Washington anil New-England genernlly arc conspicuously represented among the guests «f the EarUngton and St. James hotels, the cottages and the merry procession along Maln st., arched over as It is by magnificent elm trees, among which the ungainly telephone poles of the new company intrude like unbidden bumpkins at a wedding. On th» long porch of the Earlington Hotel, which runs parallel with Maln-st. for an eighth of a mile or so. ebbs and flows the crowd of newcomers and cottagers, while the smiling in valids who were lately doubled up with gouty twinges limp cheerfully across the street to the sulphur baths which are curing them, and the fresh breath of the lakes and woodlands pours out its perpetual blessing on the refugees from the heat plague— now coming In with dolorous tales on every train. "If a few million cubic test of Richfield air could be delivered dally in Wall Street." said J. Ken nedy Tod, "the banking business would have to pale Its ineffectual finances by the side of the re ceipts of the Rlchtlchl Fresh Air Company. Unlim ited." Mr and Mrs. John P. I i.>. of New- York, and Mr. and Mr- David Stewart are at the Earllngton Hotel. Mr Basil has just concluded a real estate deal Involving JSCtI.OOO for R. W. Taller, of New- York, who occupies the Berkeley cottage here. Judge Nathan Marsh and .Mrs. Massh. of Rose bank. Staten Island, have coma up for the sea j :\"cto-3crscri Cfreatmir In the life of retail merchandising -*¦ at prices Ihatvrill not allowr^ rival .-*- -*- /fever such, a % splendid chanceio buy for future as well as present needs fflsduceiC ' Newark. NjJ. son. Mr. Marsh is judge of the Second District Court at maple Hill Among other New-Yorkers at the Karliiii;ton are: Mrs. M. I*. Keiley and maid, for the season: Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Irtnger. Mr. and Mrs. I. H. Aldrich. of Central Park South: Mrs. George Kenny. Miss Kenny and Mrs. James Kenny, William Stewart Tod. C. A. B. Rutter, Mrs. E. A. Bramhall. of the Murray Hill Hotel: Miss Grace) E. Chambers and Daniel K. Kendall, of the Metro politan CIuB. The Earlington has long been a rec ognized whist centre, and the scene of some of the most scientific and severely contested games In the country. In spite of the organization of the Richneld polo team and the match games of tennis and the daily crowds on the golf links, the whist parties are" again beginning the summer's moat serious recreation on the green baize. Edward A. Tart, of Boston, general manager of the New-York and Boston Dispatch Company, In spending the heated term in Richfield " with his mother. Mr. and Mrs. John T. Linzee and W. P. Stackpole. of Boston, are making an extended stay here. Dr. W. P. Emerson, of Boston, an athletic young physician, who. is a fine tennis and golf player, i- here in professional attendance on In? Stackpole. The Klrls on the golf links are one of Rlchfleld's most attractive sights. Sometimes In the long, cool mornings, which begin at i o'clock these days and last until 1". there »ill bt> a half-dozen of these city damsels, in captivating costumes, playing away to the tune of robins" songs, with the dew on the hedge roses and th. woods all astir with summer life, while the blue waters of Lake Canadara^o sparkle in a forest circled bowl, a mile away, but •eemmgly at their very feet. Mrs. Eleanor Stlek n- y. who la at the EarUngten for the season with her mother. Mrs. Krankton Edwards Stickney, la one of the most enthusiastic of the golf maidens. The Misses Lorenzen. of Houston. Tex., and Mrs. Butler, of Cincinnati, belong to this young goldng contingent. Mrs. J. Lee Taller and others of the) cottagers are good players. There were races at the Driving Park on the Fourth, and several Informal dances In the evening. Recent arrivals from New-York at the St. James Hotel are Mr anil Mrs. PalacJos. Mrs. E. S. Col lins. Miss A. XI. Aelstrom and Mrs. C. J. S. Shrader. Other New-Yorkers now In Richfield Springs are Mr. end Mrs. F. W. Jockel and F. W. Jocker. jr.. Mr. and Mrs. F. Beinhauer and Miss Florence Beln hauer. Mrs. W. C. Smith and Miss Marie. Mrs. F. V. Prince and Mrs. K. Blanc. Mr. and Mrs. William E. Horn-ill. Mr. and Mrs. John O. Williamson. Mr and Mrs. James Mllward. Mr arid Mrs. Forscheim er ana Miss Estelle Forschelmer. Mrs. The©. B. Heller. Mr. and Mrs John Blehn. Mrs. F. Robin son and the Misses Robinson. John K. Prink. C. A. Metzler. W. J. Miller. Mr. and Mrs. V. Neuberger and the Misses Neuberger. Mr. and Mrs. George Krucer. Mrs. IVOrmleux, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Drake Smith Messrs. W. E. Colt. T. F. Duryea and J. R. Ogden. Mrs. J. J. Squler wife of Joel J. Squler. of the New-York bar. is visiting Mrs. J. M. Hyde. United States Commissioner Shields to here over the Fourth with his family. wore. From The Detroit Journal. Citizen— No. I don't care to buy the lots. . Agent— l guess you don't know how the land tie*. Citizen No: but I know how the average r«al •state man llta*. 9