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MAY HOLD OUT LETTERS
TO QUIET ' vv/s s< '■' sn "■
Warning Xotc Xorc in Pti9if*itm
of Bayxide Yacht Club Man.
It was said yesterday that it was doubtful that
the letters written to William K. Annls to tell him
of his danger from the animosity of Captain Hams
would be produced at the trial. These letters, the
existence of which has been denied more than once.
have been la the r,,.,50r ,,.,50 of a member of the
Eav.cide Tacht Club ev-r since the shooting, and
have not hern turned ever to District Attorney I»at
rin Not only Is th* name of Mains mentioned in
them, it is said, but the names of several other
yachtsmen prominent in the Bayslde Yacht Oub.
To keep the scandal from spreading to the others,
It Is reported that these letters will be suppressed
and. even If they do ultimately reach the hands of
District Attorney Darrin. efforts will be made to
persuade him not to use them «s evidence, whether
or not they will aid the prosecution Whether Dis
trict Attorney Uarrin will accede to such a request
to any further extent than did District Attorney
Jerome In the Thaw trial Is doubtful. In that case
names which had no direct bearing in the case Were
■whispered to counsel and thus kept from being
made public. No further favor, it is said, is to be
expected from th» prosecution In this case.
In addition to the witness unearthed by the de
fence on Tuesday there is a woman who Bars she
has knowledge -<! the relations alleged to have ex
isted between Annis and Mrs. Hams. Both Mr.
Mclntyre tad Mi. Shay said yesterday that they
tad had no communication in any form with this
woman. Mr. I'arrin minimized the effect of the
testimony of the witness unearthed by the prosecu
tion.
"When Captain Hams shot Mr. Annis." he said,
"he expected that all the army officers would rally
to his defence, either financially or morally. When
the defence found thai the officers were not doing
lnis they produced this mysterious witness, bo
sought to help them by casting aspersions on all
array women and army officers. This was done not
only to influence the possible Jurors, but to make
all army officers so angry that they would not
give me any information, even though they -were
not Inclined to give any active aid to Captain
Halns."
BELITTLES NEW WITNESS.
Of the statement of the witness, a lawyer of high
fip.rding. that the Bayside Yacht Club was the
scene of certain disgraceful incidents, the District
Attorney said that the character of the men who
composed the club assured him that this was not
true. On» of the hou?e rules of the club is that
™> liquor shall be sold on the premises, and he
said he was sure that nothing of the sort intimated
by the rev witness could have taken place with
out the knowledge of Commodore Smith, who cer
tainly would not tolerate any such conduct. On the
Other hand, It is reported that a man who bought
a house near the club, that he might be near it
at all times, resigned after he had seen several
week-end parties there.
James A. Dayton. Special Assistant District At
torney, spent a good part of the day following up
8 tip which was sent to him over the telephone.
He said his informant knew enough about the wit
ness produced on Tuesday night by the defence
to discredit his testimony. When he returned from
his quest he -would net say whether it had been
productive of any information or not. r v.
Major Hams went lwck to Chicago, his leave of
Ebsence being about to expire. The major is with
the headquarters of .h- 1 Apartment of the Lakes
and will return here to aid his brother as soon as
he can get another furlough. While in Chicago he
will work on an end of the case which was sug
e»sted yesterday to the defence. This is expected
to produce material KsaHa. and the major will
not return here until after he has completed his
investigation. Before he left this city Major Hams
told how the story of the infidelity of Mrs. Hams
had Effected Captain Hams.
"Captain Hams. when h' reached San Francisco
on the transport General Crook. he said, 'received
.. a letter telling him what had occurred In his ab
sence This was the first story which had come to
him. "While he was in the Philippines he had re
ceived a letter insinuating that all was not right
In his absence, but this insinuation was of so slight
a character as to make no impression. The mo
ment that Captain Hams got his mail in San Fran
cisco he went to Colonel Bellinger, of the transport
service, and aafced for leave of absence -for family
reasons.' The colonel replied: 'Go ahead! 1 will
|B it up for you.*
STARTED EAST RIGHT AWAY.
"Captain Hams started East right away, and for
eight nights on the train was unable to sleep. He
was In a state of complete collapse when he reached
Tort Hamilton, as the records of the post surgeon
fill show. All the way on the train he kept walk-
V ing through the cars, muttering: 'It cant be true!
/ li can't be true!'
■ "Captain Hams went at or, •■ ■> his quarters,
where his wife was entertainJii? friends fin the
veranda. As soon as possible l«e drew her into
th<s house and told her the- contents of the letu-r
he had received on his arrival In 'Frisco. She de
- lA ,-< everything in it. Then, to show his confidence
In her and to show the whole post that he did not
believe the scandal, lie asked her to telephone to
Annie and Mrs.. Annis to have dinner with .them
that night. Sh«" went to the telephone and stayed
there for fifteen minutes — so long that Captain
Hams finally went to the telephone himself. He
discovered then that she had forgotten to ask An
ate to dinner. j
"Anni? did not keep the dinner engagement, but
they did go automobile riding, and Captain Mains
paid the fine when they were arrested for speeding.
The next day Captain Hams heard the post gossip
about his vrlfe and learned of her absence for sev
eral days. She said she had gone to th-» moun
tains, but bar story of that trip aroused his sus
picions and she confessed. Before the confession
he had been so angry with his brother. T. Jenkln«
Hairs, because or these stories, chat he would not
apeak to him. That night, before the confession
■was made. Captain Hams walked up and down the
room, embracing his wife and then throwing her
to on*? side. He was crazy, absolutely. a.« he saw
his first Fuspicionf=, which bad b«^-n temioratily
lolled, confirmed. After that a*atea#on was made
he did not see Ann's until the ;lay that he killed
him.
■ '- my pocket 1 have proofs thai be did not ex
pect to see Annis when he went to Bay«ide. I can
prove that contention by dislni erected witnesses as
v.-sIL My brothers were on their -way home -when
they met Annis. and the inquiries they made for
him before the shooting will be ajl ■ explained
et the trial.** -'» -
Major Hams said also that wTien he! came here
from Boston when the andal first came out
even then his brother was not the man he had
' b»e.n. He said that from the time he first discov
•red his wife's infidelity . Captain Hams had
changed. At no time, even when the divorce suit
feßJa first brought, he said, could Captain JI.-ilijn
hear to hear the name of Annis mentioned.
District Attorney Darrin said yesterday that the
trial of the Hams brothers was not going to be an
-open sewer." but a murder trial. People had
I grown weary of brainstorm murders, and the Thaw
triaL hi said, had d!sjru«t«l the public
Mr.. Dayton spoke highly of Annis. He said that
. ; he had known Ann for fifteen years, and that he
; . C.I not believe that he was capable of speaking
1 lightly of women or boasting of conquests over
c tbeni.
District Attorney Darrin gave out a typewritten
i;ttatetnent yesterday ih which he sail:
- If. jive« me unmeasured satisfaction to know that
i The Tribune and th* people of Queens County ap
■ prey»« 6f the selection of Mr. Dayton as counsel in
tr.e •;•••. and I **- SU re that his work rr^ill greatly
ci #ir«nrth*n the prosecution. Ke I« a young- mail
of the hl»h«et rer#ona! and professional standing
F-te the county, and Is peculiarly qualified because
Hot hi*-relatton» with M- Annis and •i .- members
<•< th« Bayo<i» Yacht Club, •- render efficient ier
• .vice in preparing :• ■ case.
Dr. Clarence N. Plan. the Jail physician, and
|j tie warden and ►•'--.. ■-.- at the iiil are now guard
*- ', in gi\lng information as to the condition of
2f Captain Hams. Dr. Platt- intimated hat he ex
],*<<<-r. 10 be called as a v ••• - •• the trial and
••y it would be Improper at this time to give
r his opinion as a physician regarding the condition
V: of . Captain Ha'n». At the warden's office it was
I said that the two brothers wore giving liul« trouble
I? and ordered their meals regularly. ■>;■. i.. ,
[frill! insisted on wearing his unliorrn.'aiid T. Jenkins
<iaift» »4>efit much ■•', his time wrttin* in his cell.
OFFICIALS' CAR WRECKED.
Hit* Susquelianna Freight in Jersey
— Railroad Men Hurt.
Blairstown. X. J.. Aug. 26.— The private car
H*len, carrying officials of th* L^hi h & New
Kngland Railroad Company who were journey
ing: over the New York. Susquehanna & West
ern Railroad, struck a freight train yesterday
afternoon near here. The Helen was almost
totally wrecked, and several of the official?: were
injured. The injured are:
CARPENTER, l.lnford. of Pen A*yl. the engineer;
badly bruised.
FRKTZ T .1 of Allentown. Perm., Roneial pa*Senßer
ar.i' freight a*«-m of the New England Railroad: In
jored en the arm and bruised.
FULLER. Weston. of P«"n Argryl. fireman: badly -bruised.
HOWES. IV. B-. of Pen A'gyl. assistant engineer of way:
sprained ar.kie.
MMI'I.I-EN. John, of Pen Artryl. read foreman of en
pines; law broken art) cut on head.
ZEHXDER. .1 A., of Canton, the guperinten<?<>nt; bruised.
The accident was due to a confusion of orders.
The Helen had orders to wait at a siding to
allow a train to pass. One train went by. and
then the engineer pulled out. No order, it Is
said, had been given regarding the freight. Tin
Helen was just getting under way or the acci
dent would have been more serious.
TWIXS AM) COUSINS WED.
Similarity of Names Puzzles Mar
riage License Bureau.
On Monday. William A. Varty. journalist, of
Havana. Cuba, and Miss Kate E. Gotthold. of
No. 50G Amsterdam avenue, got a marriage
license at the City Hall. Yesterday a young
man and a young woman of the same names
and addresses also got a license. Miss Gotthold
on Monday said that she was twenty-four years
old. that she was born In Jacksonville. Fla.. and
that she was the daughter of Ellis Milton Gott
hold and Jennie Linn Gilbert Gotthold. The
name of the father as given yesterday was the
same, so was the age. but the mother's name
was put down as -Jennie I,yn " The Mr. Varty
on Monday said his father was born in Scotland
and yesterday, America. The mother's maiden
name on Monday was Mary Catherine Twyman
and yesterday it was just Kate.
Had not a clerk in the .office of the city clerk
remembered that he had passed a license to
two young persons of the same names on Mon
day there would have been no confusion In Mr.
Scully's office. The ages of the men differed,
the one on Monday giving his as thirty-three
years and yesterday as thirty-two. They both
had registered themselves as. "journalists." The
writings were not the same, but then one might
have been disguised. The clerk remembered
the young woman. He said they were the
same." and pretty, too. Mr. Scully scented a
plot, and he sent one of his men in hot haste
to No. 506 Amsterdam avenue.
Mrs. Gotthold met him at the door of the
apartment on the third floor. Yes. her daugh
ter had got a marriage certificate in the after
noon. So had her daughter obtained one on
Monday, but not the same daughter. They were
twins. Mr. Scully's sleuth began to breathe
more freely. But about Mr. Varty. hah! Well.
It was very much the same. They were cou
sins. The coincidences, as it seemed to the
inquiring clerk, were odd. but— then he thought
he had a point.
"How does It come that the girls have the
same given names?" he asked, with a third
degree air.
There again Mrs Gotthold cleared the at
mosphere. They had a favorite uncle- named
Bugene and a favorite aunt named Kate.
Xeither could l>e slighted, so the girls were
named Kate Eugenia, one called Kate f..r short
and the other Gene.
At 7 o'clock last evening the Rev. Or Hough
ton, of the I.ittle Church Around the Corner,
performed the marriage services, and in the
little apartment in Amsterdam avenue there
followed a celebrat ion.
ABANDON KIDNAPPED CHILD
Supposed Black Hand Men Thought to Have
Become Alarmed by Police Search.
Philadelphia. Aug. Abandoned by kidnapper*
supposed to be members of a Black Hand Rung.
Rocchlna Mazzarello, the two-year-eld daughter <>f
Frank Maszar*-!l<>. a wealthy rag dealer of this
city, who was stolen from her home on Tuesday.
was found late to-day in a wood* near South
Westvllle. X. J. The child was covered with mud
and suffering from exposure in the severe ■torn
that has been raging throughout the Kast for forty
eight hours. Two boy* came upon the little Rlti.
who seemed to be exhausted. They took her to
\V.stville, where the authorities started an Investi
gation which resulted In the Identification of tlie
child late to-night. It Is supposed that knowledge
that the jKilice had been informed caused the at>
ductois of the eMM to abandon her. They had
written a letter to If ' "■"■"■ demanding a. ransom.
MORSE BLAMES DRINK FOR DOWNFALL
Returned to Cleveland to Answer Larceny
Charge — Father Here Will Aid Him.
Pittsburg. Aug. 26.— Ktliol Hyn* Mo'rtt, MM of
Jame« R. Morse, of New York, who was arrested
here yesterday at the request of the Cleveland au
thorities, charged with the larcencv of ten athletic
medals from Hiews'er P. Kinney. his roommate,
was taken back to Cleveland to-night
"My trouble Is caused by drinking tea much."
s<aid Toung Morse. "I nave sent word to my father,
and I suppose he will have some person to look
after my case in Cleveland. I never had trouble
with my father because I refused to marry an
heiress. I spent too much money."
James R. Morse, president of the American Trail-
Ing Company, with offices at No. 25 Broad street,
whose son, Kthol H. Morse, is under arrest in Pitts
burg, said yesterday that lie had no statement to
make. It is learned, however, thai Mr. Morse Ih
making every possible effort to extricate his' son
from his present predicament. '
A THEORY IN EDDY DISAPPEARANCE.
Milwaukee Police Think He May Have Been
Spirited Away by New Yorkers.
[By Telegraph to The Tribune.]
Milwaukee, Aug. 26. — The police, who are trying
to solve the mystery of the disappearance of Ralph
IV. Eddy, the Chicago salesman who disappeared
here en the eve of his wedding, are now giving
their attention to a mysterious stranger who called
for Eddy at the Planklnton House the day he dis
appeared. He found Eddy In the smokins room
and addressed him as Ralph. That was the last
time that any one remembers seeing Eddy.
The stranger i? believed by the police to know
something «!>out a New York murder of which
Eddy was a witness, and Is thought to he th* emis
sary of New York thugs, whose lives are said to
be in danger from the electric chair, to prevent
Eddy's testimony.
NO BOXING ON PLUM ISLAND.
Th* plan to' hold a twenty-round pugilistic bout
on Plum Island on Saturday has fallen through.
Announcement to this effect was mad« yesterday
by ex-Judge Overton, following the publication in
The Tribune of advices from Washington that he
would be stopped if he attempted to violate the
slate's boxing laws.
SNOW FLURRIES IN MARYLAND. -
Baltimore. An*. 26.— There was a light fall of
-!•■■■■ in the suburbs of this city to-night, and
tfurfie'i Tare*; reported from other points in - Mary
land.
NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE. THIHSDAV. AKiIST 27. 1008.
WARD CASE IN COURT
Sculptor Gives Bill of Particulars m
Suit.
The suit of .1. Q. A. Ward, the sculptor, against'
thirty or more members of the Society of the Army
of the Cumberland to recover $32,500 for the re
jection of his model of an equestrian statue of
General Philip H. Sheridan, was before Justk-e
Bischoff yesterday in the Supreme Court on a
motion of Philip J. McCook. on behalf, of Brigadier
General Henry C. Hodges, a defendant, for a bill
of particulars of the claim for which the action
was brought.
John A. Dutton. of Hurry & Dutton. counsel for
Mr. Ward, submitted a bill of particulars setting
forth that the names of the "certain other mem
bers of the society" who composed the committee
known as the Sheridan eques.ian statue commit
tee of the Society of the Army of the Cumberland
when the contract in the suit was executed on
April 23 l:*C. were Henry Stone, Russell A. Alger.
James Ha, net A. C. Ducat. J. D. Morgan and
the defendant. Major William H. Lambert, of
Germantown, Perm. •
Mr. Ward began the performance of the contract.
the bill says. almost immediately after it was
made, and the design submitted to the society be
fore the making of the ntract was a group com
prising the figure of a man mounted on the figure
of a horse, and representing General Sheridan as
a man of action in the act of sharply reining in
his horse after a rapid gallop and swinging Ms
hat from his head in recognition of the soldiers 01
people assembled. .
The changes which the defendants requested Mr.
Ward to make in the statue were to make the
figure of General Sheridan less corpulent and to
change the uniform and head dress. These re
quests were made at various times between July 1.
UK. and January 1. 1807. The bill of particulars
says that the requests made by th- defendants to
Mr Ward to delay work upon the statue affected
all work thereof: that .Mr. Ward worked almost
continuously on the statue from April 2J. ML until
January, 1907. and that the notices which the de
fendants gave to Mr. Ward that they would not
receive or accept this sta«ue or any statue of gen
eral Sheridan made by Mr. Ward or pay for the
same, and that they would not complete their
contract, wore in writing.
Following an argument as to whether the plain
tiff should be required to submit further particu
lars, justice Bischoff took the papers and reserved
decision.
WHERE MARRIAGES MAY TAKE PLACE
Jackson Says in Place Where License Is
Issued— Cobb Says Anywhere in State
Albany. Aug. 3fi.-Attorney General Jackson. In
sn opinion given to-day to the State CommlFSioner
of Health. Eugene H Porter, holds that those who
desire to be married in New York State must have
the ceremony solemnized in the town or city In
which the marriage license has been Issued. It ap
pears thnt many couples In order to avoid pub
licity have secured licenses in one part of the
state and then have had the ceremonies performed
outside of tlie town or city In which the license
was procured.
The Attorney General holds that when a person
authorized to perform a marriage ceremony unites
a couple who have secured a license outside of the
town or city where the ceremony is solemnized he
is guilty of a misdemeanor. His opinion says
Clergymen or other persons authorized by th"
laws of this state to perform marriage ceremonies
should for their own protection *>■* tnat the provi
sions of the law a-.- carefully and fully adhered to,
and that the proper llcenfe is Issued by the clerk
of the town or city In which the, ceremony Is to be
performed as well as presented to htm before such
ceremony shall be Hofemnlzed. When therefore a
marriage license is issued to non-residents of te
state, and they go to a town or city other
than the town or city from where such license Is
Issued and have the marriage ceremony performed
the clergyman or other person solemnizing sucn
marriage violates the provisions of the law ana
in mv opinion Is guilty of a misdemeanor. Such
marriage mast, under the statute, be performed
In the town or city where license was Issued. It
i? the duty of such clergyman to nee that such
license Is Issued by the clerk of his town or cltv
and presented to him before he solemnizes su.ti
marriage.
Wsmtusjj, N. V., Aug. U. ■■■■tor Cob*, who
fathered the marriage license law. when asked this
morning relative to the decision of Attorney Gen
eral Jackson, said that he could not nee •hot* the
Attorney General had any ground on which to bane
such a holding. Senator Cobb said that was not
the intent of the law. hut that It wan Intended that
when a license was obtained In the locality In
which the bride resided, th« partly might go any
where In the state they saw fit and be married
under such license.
INSANE PATIENT KILLS ROOMMATE.
Believed He Had Been Commanded by God
to Put a Man to Death.
! Hi T»l<-Ki»t^i to The Trilmne. 1
Baltimore. Aug. 26.— ruder the hallucination thai
he had been c-oxninanijeil by God to kill a man.
Michael Shipley, sixty-eight year's old. an Insane
patient at Bayview. the city asylum, last Kriilay
night attacked Franz Gross, aged seventy-two, his
roommate, and beat him ho badly that he died to
day. Two guards, who found Hhtpley leaning over
tli*> cot on which lay Gross. Shipley said:
"<3od ordered m« to beat Up and kill « man He
was the hardest man 1 ever kllUtl. I once had a
fight with ten men anil killed nine." ,
Shipley was a dipsomaniac, but had never been
violent before or showed any tendency to rellKlous
mania.
MALONEY CASE UP TO-DAY.
Application for Annulment of Marriage on
Supreme Court Calendar.
On the calendar of Part I. Special Term, Supreme)
Court, before Justice Btsclioff. to-day, A 1.. Humes,
of Nil 24 Broad street, ha« placed an application
for a final Judgment in the annulment proceedings
of the marriage of Helen Mnlmiey against Arthur
Herbert Osborn.
I>anlel F. (.'ohalan, of No. 2 Rector street, as
referee In the case, recommended n>ime time ago
that a decree Of annulment of marriage be granted
to Miss Maloney. Her father is Martin Maloney.
Of Philadelphia, h noble of the Catholic Church,
with magnificent homes both In Philadelphia and
Spring l.«ke. N. J., wnere bis wife built a chapel
for Catholics.
Samuel H. Clarkson and Miss Maloney Hoped to
Europe a year after her alleged marriage by Jus
tice of the Peace Boyd at Mamaroneck. It Is un
derstood that the marriage of "Clarkson and Miss
Malont-y will take place at once.
WADE ELLIS DECIDES TO ACCEPT.
Will Become Assistant to Attorney General
After Closing Ohio Duties.
Washington, Aug. £R.— Wade Bills, now Attorney
General of Ohio, baa accepted the place of As
sistant to the Attorney General, recently held by
Milton D. Purdy, which was offered to him by
President Roosevelt. ;'-'
Mr. Ellis will assume his new duties as «non as
the business of his present office, which will require
his attention for seme weeks, will. permit.
PROMINENT MINING MAN KILLED.
Redfern. 8. D.. Aug. M.— J. B. Taylor, one of th»
be*? known mining men in the" Black Hills, and hi.«
helper. Chris Miller, were Instantly killed by an
explosion lit the Burlington mine to-day. Taylor
had been in the Black Hills since ]S7^. He was
president of th» company in whose mine he met
his death. His daughter 's a well known mag
azine writer.
J. D. CRIMMINS ON BRIDGE COMMITTEE.
John D Crlmmins was added yesterday to the
commjUep; on changing the name of the Black
well's Island Bridge to the Queensborough nridge
at a meeting Of the Queens Borough ' Bridge Cele
bration committee. The latter committee met at
the rooms of the Real Estate Exchange of Long
Island, at Fifth avenue and 341h street, but after
subscribing 11. -too. for preliminary expenses, post
poned Hi! definite'-. Wetness until Wednesday after
noon of next week..
n.IRRIX O.V HIS FITIRE.
Queens Prosecutor Says He Will
Not Seek Rcnomination. j
! Ira G. Darrin. District Attorney of Queens j
County, announced yesterday that he was not :
looking for either the Democratic nomination or
even a Democratic indorsement for re-election. In
spite of this statement his friends among the
Democrats, after reviewing his career as District
Attorney, believe that he will be one of the best
candidates that they could put forward this fall. I
Mr. Darrin was a civil lawyer of considerable iepu- j
tation when lie was elected District Attorney, three ,
years ago, but had never been in the criminal
courts at that time. Since then he has rarely lost J,
a case where it was in any way possible, cramped ,
as he has been by a limited appropriation and a •
limited office force, to obtain any sort of legal cvi- '
dence. When he took office there were sixteen j
poolrooms in Long Island City alone. Now, it is I
said, there has not been one for months. There Is
r.o open gambling: In fact, both Mr. Darrin's po- j
litical friends and enemies agree that Queens
County has not been fo clean in fifty years as it ;
has been since his administration began. i
"The records of my office show In the two an.l :
a half years I have been in office." said Mr. Darrin, j
yesterday, "that more than twice as much business
has been' done without a courthouse as In any simi- j
lar period in the history of the county with a court- j
house, and that the percentage of convictions has |
been larger than ever before. I
"It was well known at the time of my election j
that I had practised law in the civil courts all my |
life, and that I had never at any time had any ,
experience whatever in the prosecution or defense
of criminal cases, and no one expected that I would
be able to meet the leaders of the bar in this city j
and overpower them by the brilliancy of mv at- i
tainments. ■ j
"While I have never resorted to brass hand." or ,
skyrockets to attract the attention of th-> people to .
my accomplishments, or run a press bureau in con- i
nection with the office. I think that I an safely .
leave the question of my efficiency to the people of .
the county. In every police court I have kept a :
representative of my office all the time, something |
done in no other county in the state. When the ;
police court has discharged a man against whom a
well based complaint has been made, I make it a
point to send a circular letter to the complainant
asking him to call and tell his story to me. I have
taken such complaints before the grand jury, and
often secured a conviction where the police magis
trate had refused to entertain the complaint.
"As to whether or not I shall seek to secure a
nomination and re-election depends to a very large
extent upon the result of the primaries to be held
on September 8. I shjll not ask the support of any
party leader or delegate elected to the Republican
convention. If my party associates believe that I
have performed the duties of my office fairly, and
with reasonable degree of intelligence and vigor,
and if I shall become convinced that any substan
tial number of citizens outside of my party favor
my election. I may decide to again become a candi
date, but under no circumstances will I seek either
the nomination or election in the sense of making
a campaign. The duties of my office require my
undivided attention and energy, and I shall let my
political future take care of Itself. At the best, it
is not an alluring prospect, and I am too old a
man to chase rainbows."
CASSIDY WANTS TO RUN.
I
Senator Would Let People Pass on j
His Record at Polls.
Senator Owen Cassldy. of the <Oth Senate Dis- .
trict, one Of the men who voted against the anti
racetrack gambling bills, and against whose re
nomination a vigorous fight Is being made, said j
last night that he desired a renomination In or,] ;
that the people might have a chance at the polls to ;
pass on his record. Senator Cassldy Is not alto- (
gether sure of his renomination. as. although the ;
delegate* have been pledged to him. powerful in- :
terests are opposing him.
When the Senator was asked as to his attitude j
toward a renomination at the Hoffman House last j
night, ho said:
"I cannot do leu* than give the people of my i
district a chance to approve or disapprove of my |
service In the legislature. To retreat in a coward- j
ly manner at this time would be more Ignoble than ;
to suffer an honest defeat. I have no feeling In
the matter, and those who think, after mature <l«*- ;
liberation, that I ought to be rebuked have my j
renjx-ot.
"All I auk for hi a chance to go before the people \
and present my cause. 1 am denied an opportunity |
to do this In the primaries, and therefore must do ,
so at the polls.
"If the people then conclude that I ought not to j
be returned. It Is their duty to vote n«a!nst me. j
ami 1 can fln.l no fault with their decision.
"I do not think, however, that two or three self- j
constituted 1.-u.l»-r* should deny this privilege to j
me or to the people. I am not. and never liav* j
been of thai school of political am—hoppers.' i
whose member* tine up on either side of the po- i
litical racetrack and spring on the back of the I
horse In th« lead ami < 'hlih a ■bar* in the victory i
because of th«lr helpful handicap.
"1 have novel 0...iK.-d or run away from any
question, although l have been promised rewards
and threatened with defeal every time l have ever
toted on any question «>f Importance. I claim no
reward for the performance of my duty, nor do i
complain of any punishment Inflicted or threatened
btcauM of errors of head or heart.
"I may not !>•■ Continued as a bervant of the
people, but 1 shall always endeavor to »■«• master
of myself ami so conduct my life ux not to lose my
self-respect.'
Senator Casstdy said that the legislative com
mit!"- for the InvesUtaUvn of tlie Branca of this
j ,*ty would not bfKin its public ■— Him until aft^-r
the .state conventions.
FORMER FIREMAN SHOT AS BURGLAR.
Philttdelphmn Caught Robbing Friend Had
Record for Heroism.
Philadelphia, Aug. 26. -Caught robbing ibe house
nf a neighbor who had muny limn befriended him.
Howard Mooaey, ■ Ibrmer city Bremen with a
record for Utnilsiii. was shot and mortaHj woandod
by Dennis Harrington, a policeman, In the lower
section ..f the city to-nlKbt.
Harrington was Informed that burglars were at
work in the home Of Frederick wick, and "ii
entering found Mooney ransacking a bedroom.
Hoooey turned out the light and. exclulmlng
"Well, It's you and me for It." Jumped at the po
liceman. Both drew revolvers, but Harrington shot
first, and a bullet entered the former fireman's
bead. inflicting a wound from which he died In ■
hospital.
MONROE STILL ELUDES PURSUERS,
Middletown. N. v. Aug. 26.— William Mo**roe, the
farmhand, who last Friday assaulted live mem
bers of the Deyo family, near New Paltz. then fired
a' barn in the pi i intern and fled, was discovered to
day near Greenwood Lake, badly wounded. Ever
since Monroe made his escape armed men have per
sistently followed him, once having the man in
custody, but be eluded his pursuers, who tired
over him. Monroe, after having his wounds dressed
at Greenwood Irfike to-day, disappeared before the ,
officers, who had been summoned, arrived on the j
scene, and la again being sought In the mountains |
to-night.
NEW ALVARADO MINES COMPANY. ;
By Telegraph to Tribune. 1
Boston. Aug. 26— A Maine corporation, the Al
varado Consolidated Mines Company, with S1O.<»1,- !
000 capital, in $10 shares, has taken over the Alva- J
ra.lo Mines of Paral. Mex.. from the Coram Syndi- ;
cat*, which secured a lease upou a 55 per cent in- j
terest In the Palmlllo mines from Pedro Alvarado.
Holders of participating syndicate receipts will re
ceive stock in the new company on the basis of
ten for one. : ■/'?'■ r-
SAN FRANCISCO STOCKS.
San Francisco. Aug. 26.— The official quotations
for minim? stock* were as follows:
Alpha Con 04|Jul!a 07 ,
Andes I>'i Kentucky Con 02
Belch** •'• • - 17 Mexican 75
■ Hest & Belcher .'. .48 Occidental Con »> .
Bullion <'phlr 2.17
Caledonia 1" Overman }>
Challenge Con <H1 Fotosi^ : 10 ■
CboUax I7jSa\»ge M
Confidence '.".'.'.'.*.*'. 48 San Belcher. 02
Con <•»! & Va s « sierra Nevada -"••
("on Imperial ••• - ol st - L«ul» M
Crown Point. 25 Union (.'on -•>
(Jnuld * Curry. ........ " .11 . Utah ' Con '•• .'H
lUie * N0rcx0i5... .... ".21 Yellow Jacket .33
&F JNTEREST TOYMEN
moid YE HUNGRY!
"Let Us Give Cooks to the World/
Says a Negro Clubwoman. .
"Teach our girls to cook.- was the advice of Mrs.
I IV I.ayton, of Philadelphia, who. with Miss
Mattie Bowen. of Washington, led the symposium
on "Our Working Girls" at yesterday's session of.
the convention of the National Association of Col
ored Women's Clubs, at the Concord Baptist
Church. Brooklyn.
"I tell yon," she continued, "we are spoiling good
housewives In trying to make stenographers,
clerks, etc.. of so many girls. The white race have
given up art, they have given us literature, they
have given us , many things we cannot improve
upon. Don't let us try to duplicate what they have
done; but let us teach our women the dignity of
work. The world Is learning that health and
•longevity depend in large measure upon the rook.
I believe that in a few years the domestic servant
will be expected to understand the science of nu
trition. Why. a little while ago it was thought that
everybody could take care of a child. Now. the
best families have trained nurses for their nurse
maids. In the days when these things are re
garded as they should be. the girl who can do
domestic service will have the advantage. My own
daughter is studying domestic science, and I hope ,
that when that "girl graduates she will be brave
j enough ami sensible enough to go Into some family
j incognita, and work, and study conditions, so that*
! she can help her sisters."
j Mrs. I.ayton said that the domestic servant was
i really better paid than the factory hand, because
she got her room and board in addition to her
: wages. "And she is better protected," the apeaker
added. "The conditions unde' which many of our
j women work are dreadful, and they are most
I dreadful in New York."
; Mrs I>ayton has Just been visiting some dens •■
' vice in New York, after trying to gain access to
' them for three years, and she '.s more convinced
than ever that the emigration of negro girls from
| tl c South to the great cities should be discouraged.
i "Above all." she concluded, "let us teach our
girls the dignity of domestic service. Why. it is
the negro servants who create the white sentiment
1 toward our women. Our white friends don't know
' the splendid, capable women who come to this
convention, but they do know Mary and Dinah in
| their kitchens, and it is Mary and Dinah who
i form their feeling toward us."
"The negro woman is the most pitiable being on
! earth." sold another speaker in the symposium,
; "and the negro worklngwoman is most pitiable of
all."
! Miss Bowen made an energetic plea for better
I treatment of the domestic servant.
; "You don't have to take a maid on your lap and
i rock her to he good »o her." she said. "Just treat
i her like a human being."
BENEFIT GARDEN PARTY.
A number of the directors of the New York s-c
tlon of the Council of Jewish Women who are sasß
m-rir.g j>t Far Rockaway. gave a garden party tM
the benefit of that organization last week at Th»
C.pKes. the home of Mrs. Samuel Kubie. the treas
urer. The evening began with a series of tableaux
vivans. and afterward there was dancing on a
platform er»-ted for the occasion on 'he lawn. Re
freshments were served on the veranda of the
house, and soft drinks were dispersed from a ' bar '
on .he lawn. The patronesses wero Mesdnm»« R
(} Davis. Benjamin Gomprecht. Samuel Kuble,
Nathan Glauber, l^o A. Levy. Nathaniel Brandon.
Charles Rrodeck. Heary Cohen. I. H. Carvalho.
William Eckstein. I-ouis Eising. Harry Eisenbach.
Hymaa <Jips. Edward Goodman. Milton Goldsmith,
Ralph J. Jacobs, Samuel Knopf. Carl Ix>eb. at I.
I-effler. Samuel Levy, Edward A. Stern. Loui*
Stem. A. Schneider. Myer A. Stein. Frederick
Bchwed, Adolf Singer and Frank Wolf
THE BREAKFAST SALAD.
The breakfast salad Is a unique Innovation, but
a most acceptable one In warm weather. It Is
quite different from the dinner salad, being mere
ly a little appetizer of acid fruit or fresh green
things. If the breakfast Is rather heavier than
usual, as it Is likely to be. for Instance, on a Sun
day, the breakfast salad is especially attractive.
A few water cresses seasoned with salt and pepper
and moistened with vinegar make a delicious
breakfast appetizer with broiled steak. Delicate
bleached dandelion or endive, served with bacon
cut In dice and dressed with salt, pepper and vine
gar. is equally appropriate with broiled veal.
Stli-ed tomatoes, a few lettuce leaves, or even a
few cucumbers, served very cold, are Mill other
Good Fiction
Makes the most acceptable reading for the Summer time
And Next Sunday's Magazine of
The Tribune
Will furnish its readers with a choice assortment
of stories.
_
His Right Miranda £ Higher Life
Is a story of Naval Life. By Is a Gentle Satire of Social
ROY NORTON Settlement Workers. By
ROY NORTON fumu L BENSLEY
Mrs. Sclwyn's Emerald T ne Spitfire,
Tells of the Master of Mys- r _, c • 1
teries' Solution of a Drawing The Finest of Summer Serials,
Room Mystery. By Comes to a Delightful End. By
ALAN BRAGHAMPTON EDWARD PEPLE
THEN THERE IS
The Underworld, of Boyhood
By JOHN HUBERT GREUSEL
Misers and Their Gold || Cold Flames and Heatless Lights
Oldtime Darky Humor
Visiting at the Farm
The Autobiography of Mark Twain
A Dissertation on Billiards
Artists' Summer Homes Among the Catskill Mountains
dishes of the kind. Orange marmalade or some bit
of acid sweetmeat may occasionally take •-• place
of the green things as a digester of the heavier -
foods.
SEEN IN THE SHOPS
This will be a good winter for brunettes. Gray
felt hats, the sort that are so effective abov*
waves of dark hair. are going to be popular. An.
exceedingly pretty one has a rather wide brim.
turned up slightly on^one side, a moderately high
crown, and is trimmed with quantities of black:
ribbon. A wide, crumpled band encircles the crown,
and there are two bows, an Immense one on the
left side and a smaller one at the right.
One with a bH! shaped crown has folds of green
ribbon covering this crown ami a great bow of
green.
Other sray felta are trimmed profusely with
flowers, ana sti!l others with ruffs of lace around
the crown. Crowns are very high and straight, as
a rule, and brirus are mostly turned up at the
Many of 'he n»w<?st dress material? for fall wear
are striped. In the window of n M street shop
are displayed some curious novelty silks, with
broad strip's in clusters of three. Some are in
different shades of brown and some of gray. Or*
piece Is In dull red, en*- and sroid.
Another window shows novelty striped wool
suitings, in which the stripes are very broad oa
one side of the wide cloth, gradually narrow:?.*
to pin stripes on the other.
The Dlrectoire shoe, or boot, rather, is an ef
fective new style. It is of tan su»d<?. very high.
lacing up the side. The lacing terminates a: tie
top with a bow of brown ribbon.
THE • TRIBUNE PATTERN
Pretty little dresses That are buttoned together
iunder the arms, or made in what 13 known as en-
lope style, are much In vogue just now. white
they possess a great many advantages. When.
.made from washable material they can easily be
opened out and laundered, and in any case they
r ere absolutely simple, involving little labor and
NO. 8.053 TVtKbM FAFER PATTERN OF GIRL'S
ENVELOPE DRESS FOR !*> CENTS.
little time in the making. This one Is adapted to
all childish material?, the 3!rnple wool ones as well
as the washable sorts, bu' as Illustrated is made of
blue linen chambray -with banding of white em
broidery.
The quantity of material :eqiiire»l for th» medium
size (ten year*) is * x * yards 24. Vi yards 32 or
2% yards 44 Inches wide with Vi yards of banding.
* The pattern 6.063 la cut BE sizes for girls of 8. 8.
10 and 12 years of age and will be mailed to any
address on receipt oi 10 cents.
Please give number oi puttern and age distinctly.
Address Pattern Department. New-York Tribune.
If in a hurry for pat' m **-nd an extra two-cent
stamp and we will mail by letter postage in sealed
envelope. _ '

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