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ESTRADA INAUGURATED
Nicaraguan Troops Paid Off and
Mustered Out at Capital.
MENA MINISTER OF WAR
Conservatives Accept Cabinet —
Surrender at Granada — Peace
Throughout Country.
Managua. Aug. Sl.— Order is being gradu
ally brought out of the chaos which has
prevailed since the outbreak of the recent
revolution. General Juan J. Estrada, the
provisional President, was inaugurated in
the hall of Congress yesterday evening.
The troop* have been paid off and mus
tered out and peace reigns. The popularity
of the new President is shown by the fact
that a large number of prominent persons
from the provinces have come to Managua
to extend to him their congratulations,
while the people of Granada have presented
to him a gold laurel wreath.
By mutual agreement General Luis Mena
will assume the portfolio of Minister of
"War In the new Cabinet, replacing General
Toma* Marts Salvador Lezama has been
appointed Treasurer General of the re
p lilic
A number of prominent Conservatives, at
the request of General Ch&morro. the ex
ecutive delegate, met at the palace last
Bight to discuss matters of public interest.
Among other thines. they gave their ap
proval to the new Cabinet and administered
the oath .of office to its members and also
requested' President Estrada to name a com
mission to preside over the Congressional
•lections in accordance with a decree to
be issued later, the principal object of
•which will be the extermination of Zelaya
l«n.
Washington, Aug. 31.— After four hours'
bombardment the garrison of six hundred
Madriz followers' who made their stand
In a church at Granada, surrendered on
Monday to the Estrada forces, according
to a dispatch received at the State De
partment to-day from Consul Olivares. at
Managua. It Is believed here that this
frarripon was the last formidable armed op
position to the Estrada government.
Even under persistent shelling the men
refused to surrender until General Estrada
pave assurance that as prisoners they would
•be protected. The garrison had I.K-0 rifles
and 150.000 cartridges. It was at this church
that a stand was made against the Es
trada forces after the battle at the Tipitapa
River, about ten days ago,, which marked
the last stand of the Madriz forces.
Sefior Call Hilt. Estrada's representative
here, made public last night a dispatch
from General Estrada, which said:
"'Being triumphant in the revolution, I
now occupy the principal strongholds in
the republic at Leon. Managua, Chinan
dego, Corinto, Masaya, Granada and Se
foviasa. My government exercises author
ity peacefully over all Nicaragua."
ELECTIONS IN PORTUGAL
Monarchist Victory-Republican
Gains-Riots at Polls.
Lisbon, Aug 31 —Complete returns from
the recent parliamentary elections, with
the exception of such as were invalidate.
by fraud or otherwise, show the EoOewtßg
results. Ministerlals. 90; Monarchists in
opposition, 40. Republicans, 14.
This is a Republican gain, the party hav
ing elected only five candidates at the elec
tions two >«rars a*ro. The Republicans
charge extensive frauds ani. made fre
quent contests of the returns.
Madrid. Aug. — A private letter received
from Portugal to-day says that official dis
patches from Lisbon minimize the excite
ment which attended the elections. The
•writer says that there was much rioting, in
which several persons were killed. The
Republican party is described as having a
monopoly of the intellectual elements of
the country, Including the professors of the
universities. It Is especially strong in the
navy. Admirals de Los Rels and Campos
having been the Republican candidates at
Lisbon and Oporto* respectively.
NO CHOLERA IS BERLIN
Medical Authorities' Decision — No New
Cases at Spandau.
Berlin. Aug. 31.— 1t was officially an
nounced to-day that the medical authori
ties had established definitely by bacterio
logical examination that no case of cholera
existed in this city. The nine suspected
cases which caused much uneasiness yes
terday have been diagnosed as other mala
dies. There were no new cases in the
suburb of Spandau to-day.
Owing to the existence of cholera in
Russia. Germany and Italy. Health Officer
Doty is taking every precaution to prevent
the disease from getting a footing in this
port. All fteamcjs arriving from ports in
Europe where cholera is said to exist are
rigorously inspected. Not only the steer
age passengers, but saloon and second
cabin passengers are subjected to a thor
ough inspection and examination.
All passengers who show an elevated
temperature or suspicious symptoms will
he transferred to Hoffman Island. Steam
ers arriving from any suspirlous ports of
embarkation ■will be detained and will re
ceive a thorough overhauling before they
•are permitted to go to their piers.
The Cunjrrirr Pan no nil. which reached
Quarantine from Fiume at 6 p. m. yester
day, was detained there until 8:30 p. m.
The examination of all passengers by Dr.
Doty and his staff took up so much time
That the Meamship was forced to anchor.
She had PS2 steerage passengers. The
ship's :;ur^oon reported to the Health Olh
• •r that he had two suspicious cases on
'•jard. one of which M believed to be
measles and the- other scarlet fever. The
iw»i patients, who were children, were re<
moved to Hoffman Island. Dr. Doty took
with the children the two families of eleven
persons.
The Konig Albert, of the North German
Lloyd Line, from ;.-.-, was held in
Quarantine yesterday for five and a half
hours. The Health Officer examined every
one on hoard, irorn the captain to the
stokers. Two stokers showed suspicious
symptoms and wer>- sent to Hoffman Isl
and. In the steerage lie found Antonia
Flsicbettl, an Italian woman, twenty-four
years old. suffering from stomach trouble,
and she was also taken to the island.
FIFTEEN DEATHS IN ITALY.
Bar:, Aug. 31.— 1n the last twenty-four
hours there have been fourteen new cases
of cholera and fifteen deaths from the dis
ease, distributed among Barletta, Tranl.
Molfetta, Spin&zzola, Bitonto, Margherita.
Sav.iia, Trinitapoli and Cerignola.
MRS. BUCKINGHAM INJURED
Motor Car Runs Wild in Munich —
Alwine Goodrich Killed.
Munich, Aug. 21.— Alwine Goodrich was
killed and Mrs. Aureltus E. Buckingham.
of San Francitco, was severely, but not se-
riout-ly. injured in an automobile accident
*> they were leaving the Prinz Regemen
Theatre last night. The driver had lost
control of - the car as it approached the
main entrance to the playhouse, and, swerv
ing suddenly, it plunged Into the crowd on
the walk
San Francisco, Aug. 21.— Mrs. Buckingham
Is the sister of George P. ). singer,
president or iho Humboldt Savings B*ok,
POPE FEARS MODERNISM
Speaks of Errors of Democracy
— Sillon Dissolution. „
Rome, Aug. 31.— The Pope , in receiving
Signor Gentiloni, president of the Catho
lic Electoral Union, to-day laid stress on
the- peril of modernism in all countries and
under ail forms. The Pontiff said that he
had displayed the greatest toleration In
the matter of the Sillonists, condemning
the society only after repeated complaints
on the part of the French episcopate,
which had declared that their doctrines
contained errors common to all workers
for Christian democracy by false interpre
tation of the precepts of Pope Leo XIII.
Paris, Aug. 31. — Marc Stingier, the head
of the Sillon Society, the dissolution and
reorganization of which was ordered by
the Pope, has written a letter of complete
submission to his holiness^ saying that
the work for popular education of the 500
branches will be turned over to the episco
pate.
Sangier adds, however, that lie regrets
the decision of the Vatican, as it gives
the impression that the Church is opposed
to democracy, and announces that he will
personally continue a democratic propa
ganda.
Habou. Ai:tr. 31. — The court has not yet
received a reply from the Vatican to its
protest against the criticism of certain
members of the government by Monsignor
Dr. J Tonti. the Papal Nuncio, who Bald
that the 'officials were following in the
footsteps of Premier Canale.ias of SpSn
The government considered the expression
an improper interference.
In pursuance of its policy the govfrn
ment soon will issue decrees regulating the
positions or" the religious orders.
ENEMY OF SUGAR CANE PEST
California Bettle Pitted Against Louisi
ana Mealy Bug.
[By Te>eTur^i to The TriV.une. ]
New Orleans. Aug. 31. — Science has or
dered out new troops to com hat the mealy
hug, the bane of sugar cane planters of
Louisiana. California beetles are to he im
ported from (California by T C. Barber, in
charge of the United States res. -arch work
at the Audutx.n Park sugar experiment sta
tion here.
The beetles will he liberated in the cane
patches and propagated this winter in
Horti ultural Hall. The mealy hug has in
fested the sugar belt for thirty-five years.
It makes its home against the main staili
of the cane and between the blades that
6prout <iut from the faints. The parasite ob
tains sustenan. «:• from the cane juice.
#
ARMY AND NAVY ORDERS,
i From The Tribune Bureau.]
Washington. August 31.
ORDERS ISSUED.— The following orders
have been issued:
Major LLOYD M. BRETT from 3d to 2d Squad
ron. Ist Cavalry.
Major JOHN H. GARDNER, from 2d to 3d
Squadron. lot Cavalry.
Major CHARLES LYNCH and Captains
MATTHEW A DELAXET and HOWARD
H. BAILEY, medical corps, detailed to act
as judges of inter-coal company competi
tion in application at lirst aid to injur«*d to
ue held September 1". at Scranton. under
auspices of American National Red Crow
Captain JESSE C. KICHOLLS. ordnance de
partment, from Walter Reed General Hos
pital, District of Columbia., report to chief
cf ordnance for duty.
First Lieutenant l'Al'L M. GOODRICH, 9th In
fantry, t.i Fort L--av.-nwon.h military prison,
vice First Ucuteaant WALTER SINGLES,
who is assigned to ■;•! Company, coast
artillery, vice First Lieutenant ROIIBRT N.
CAMI'HELL who is relieved from a--<sif!n
rnent to that company and attached thereto
for duty.
Second Lieutenant DAVID B. TALLEY. 3d Cav
airy, run.i Incapacitated, is retired.
Leaves* of absence: Captain ARTHUR L CON
GER. 28th Infantry. thr»-e months: First
Lieutenant HERMAN N. BCNDESEN. med
ical reserve corps, fiftren days from Sep
tember 14; Second Lieutenant WILLIAM E.
SELUIE. 4th Infantry, one month.
NAVY.
lieutenant T. F. CALIAVELL to the Indiana.
Lieutenant J. C. TOWN SEN I', detached com
mand the Narwhal: horn*-, wait orders.
Ensign a. H. MILKS, detach.-d command the
Viper; to command the Narwhal.
Ensign L. P. WARREN. detached the Cuttle
fish to command the Viper
Burgeon .1 C PRTOR, detached navy yard.
Penaacola; to Bureau of Me<iicine and Sur
gery-
Assistant Naval Constructor E. S. I ANT', from
Naval Hospital, New York; granted leave
of two months.
MOVEMENTS OF WARSHIPS.— The fol
lowing movements of vessels have been
reported to the Navy Department:
ARRIVED
Aug. CTi — The I>ixK at Hampton Roads; the
Smith, the Lamson, the Preston and the
Reid, at Lynnhavt-n Hay.
Auk. IS— The Dixie, at Lynnbaven Bay.
Aug. 3O — The Solace, at Hospital Point: the
North Carolina and the Montana, at New
port.
SAILED.
Aug. M — The Dixie, from Hampton Roads for
Lynnhaven Bay; the Smith, the Lameon. the
Preston and the Reid, from Yorktown for
Lynnhaven Bay.
Aug. 30 — The Grayling, the Bonita, th» Nar
whal, the Snapper, the Stingray and the
Tarpon, from New Ixindon tor navy yard.
N- ■•■ York; the Tarantula, from Norfolk for
Annapolis; the Pontlac. from navy yard.
New York, f r southern drill ground; the
Solace, from Hampton Roads for H- >-, ■■
Point; the Massachusetts, from Anna
for Philadelphia: the Birmingham. from New-
York City far Cape Cod Bay; the Delaware,
from Cape Cod Hay for Hampton Roads
Aug. 31— Th«- wheeling and the PetreL from
Colombo for Bombay.
Mai! for vessels of Atlantic Beet while on south
ern drill grounds should be sent to Fortress
Monroe. Va.
The Siren is stricken from the Navy List.
GENERAL BARRY IN COMMAND
Becomes Superintendent at West Point
— Colonel Scott Honored.
"West Point. N. V . Au^. 31. Major Gen
eral Thomas H. Barry took official com
ir.airi of the I'nited States Military Acad
emy to-day. There was a meeting and re
organization of the academy board, and
a« soon as General Harry took the super
intendent* chair there was a salute of
thirteen sums.
Extraordinary boner was paid Colonel
Hugh L. Scott, the retiring superintendent.
on his departure from West Point on an
afternoon boat. The corps of cadets and
all the officers on duty at the r>ost escorted
the colonel to the landing. This wan in ac
cordance with the wishes of General Barry
and was the very first order he Issued on
assuming command It was the greatest
honor ever bestowed upon any retiring
superintendent. Colonel Scott has been or
dered to Washington.
— -- -—- S^DAIfS*FSfBITNE^IIITSSffIr I^E?TEMBER 1. 191".
RECORD OCEAN TRAFFIC
Rush from Europe Expected to
Exceed That of 1907.
According to reports received by th©
various steamship lines at this port the
westward rush of passenger traffic this
season will break all records. The outlook
is that the record year of 1907, which
amazed the steamship companies them
selves, will be overtopped this season with
the homecomers.
The North German Lloyd Line received
information yesterday announcing that the
Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. the vessel on
which Mayor Gaynor was recently shot,
left - Southampton and Cherbourg filled to
capacity. Practically all the officers'
quarters have been given over to passen
gers, including the suite of Captain Polack.
This condition prevailed on the Kaiser W!l
hnm 11. which brought in on Tuesday 561
fl!st cabin passengers, which is practically
the beginning of the exodus from Europe.
When the Kaiser Wilhelm II cleared
Southampton she left behind over one hun
dred prospective passengers. who had pone
there in the hope of getting accommoda
tions. The same -condition prevailed when
she left Cherbourg.
The big Cunarder Lusitania. which is due
to dock this evening, has 2,044 passengers,
and is crowded to capacity. All her state
rooms are full, and a number of her officers
have -doubled up" to make room for per
sons who could not be accommodated other
wise. A representative of the Cunard Line
said yesterday that all the company's
westbound ships from Liverpool and the
Mediterranean would come over with full
passenger complements until the middle of
October.
According to information brought over
by the Kaiser Wilhelm 11. of the North
German Lloyd Line, the demand for west
ward transportation has become so great
that steamship speculators could make a
fortune in the disposition of transportation
if tickets could be handled as easily as
theatre tickets. When the Kaiser left
Cherbourg a week ago any one willing to
give up his stateroom could easily dispose
of his ticket at a profit of between $50
and $75.
The opening of the schools this month is
largely responsible for the homeward rush.
Thousands of school teachers who have
been abroad on vacation are coming in
daily. The Cunard liner Pannonia. in last
night from the Mediterranean, brought in
115 school teachers. The opening of the
schools has also influenced the return of
parents who have been travelling abroad
with their children.
According to the advance bookings for
the westbound ships the homeward rush is
expected to eclipse the figures of the
record of 1907. From January 1 to August
28 of this year. 51.700 first cabin passengers
have arrived at this port on the steam
ships of all lines. The total of the second
cabin for the same period was 152.681. and
of the steerage 741,918. These figures
show an increase in the cabin business and
a decrease of the steerage compared with
1968 and 1908. The record for second cabin
and steerage traffic, however, is still held
by 1907. The first cabin business for this
year thus far exceeds that of 1907 by LOGS
passengers.
While the steamship lines are putting
into service all available steamships it Is
believed that hundreds of travellers will
have to remain from two to three weeks
longer abroad than they had contemplated.
The Hamburg-American liner Kaiserin
Auguste Victoria, which arrived here a
week ago tilled to capacity, will bring
over on her next westward trip a full pas
senger complement which had been booked
several months in advance.
HOLIDAY TRAVEL HAS BEGUN
Traffic Men Expect Labor Day to
Break All Records.
Passenger apents of the various trunk
lines running out of New York City talk
in six figures when referring to the travel
they expect to handle for Labor Day
m.n ation purposes, beginning to-nTorrow.
They are tempted to add one more
cipher when estimating the incoming traf
fic when Labor Day has passed.
An agreement has already been reached
among them that the rush both ways this
year will knock all former records off
the track.
A gratifying testimonial as to the com
fortable circumstances of the travelling
public is said to lie pigeonholed behind
the brass bars of the Pullman windows.
Passenger department officials say that
travellers. Including excursionists, are
pleading for Pullman accommodations as
rover before.
Officials of the New York Central and
the Pennsylvania railroads announce that
the .alls on th.-m for special trains for
theatrical companies starting out on tour
and for a wonderful outflow of persons
who wish to spend tiie week end away
from town are enormous.
"This week a Brooklyn singing society
with three hundred members has ar
ranged to go to Niagara Falls by way of
the Lehigh Valley, and nl! the three hun
dred have reserved Pullman berths." said
C. S. I^ee. general passenger agent of that
road yesterday.
• All the Lf-hK'h Valley's regular trains
will run fn two or more sections both Fri
day and Saturday."
OFF CAR; KILLED BY AUTO
Brooklyn Man Steps in Front of
Oncoming Machine.
John Kelly, of No. 960 Atlantic avenue,
Brooklyn, was knocked down and instant
ly killed by an automobile yesterday after
noon as he stepped off a Flatt>u^h avenue
■ •! at Avenue X and Flatbush avenue,
Brooklyn. The machine, which' was owned
by Emil Mayer, of No. 319 Washington
avenue, Brooklyn, hurled Kelly several
f.v-T forward. Before the chauffeur could
stop the automobile it passed over the
man's body.
It. Tartn, who was summoned in an am-
bulance. said Kelly had been killed in
stantly. The chauffeur grave his name as
"Tony" Tarraco. of No. 912 Flushing ave
nue. He told the police that the accident
was unavoidable. He said he saw the
car stop and as his machine drew near
Kelly ntepped off the car. He tooted his
horn but Kelly apparently did not hear
it as he walked directly In front of the
machine.
Christopher Kelly, a brother, called at
the Flatbush police station, where the
body was taken, and ldentiiled It.
GRAND JURY DROPS STRIKE
No Basis Found for Charge of
Police Negligence.
The investigation of the cloakmakers'
strike by the grand jury ended yesterday
without any indictment being found after
testimony on both sides had been heard.
Representatives of the Police Department,
including Deputy Commissioner Bugher.
also gave testimony.
The investigation was started on the
initiative of the members of the grand Jury
last week. The main charges were that
the police had been negligent in their duty
in protecting the members of the Cloak,
Suit and Skirt Manufacturers" Protective
Association and their employes from the
assaults of the strikers. No foundation for
the charges was found, and John D. Moore,
its foreman, said last nieht:
"We Investigated the whole matter thor
oughly and found the conditions entirely
creditable to the police authorities."
The charges alleged that disorder result
ing from the strike which the police failed
to suppress amounted to anarchy The
Juror who made them took an active part
in the examination of the witnesses, but
failed to elicit anything to show that the
police did not have the situation well in
hand.
Plans for taking an appeal from the in
junction of Supreme Court Justice Ooff
against the- striking cloakmakers declaring
a strikf for the closed shop illegal and for
bidding the picketing of the factories by
the strikers were decided on yesterday at
a conference in the office of ex-Judge Alton
B. F'arker. No 37 Wall street, between ex-
Judge Parker, who has been ret;dn<>d by
tho Cloak and Suit Makers" Union to aid
in preparing the appeal, and Meyer Lon
don, counsel for the strikers. It was stated
that Julius Henry Cohen, counsel for the
Cloak, Suit and Skirt Manufacturers" As
sociation, on whose application the injunc
tion order was issued by Justice Ooff, will
be informed to-day that the appeal is to
be entered.
James D. Francisco, of No. I+s Spring
street, a strike picket, was hold in the
Jefferson Market court yesterday by Magis
trate Herbert in $300 ball for examination
on September 8 on a charge of disorderly
conduct. Edson B. Hooker, a process
server, said he served the prisoner with a
copy of the Injunction of Justice Goff and
fie prisoner tore the paper up. Bail was
furnished in court for Francisco.
A. Greenberg, who appeared as counsel
for the strikers, declared that if Francisco
had read the injunction It was his privi
lege to do as he liked with the paper.
AFTER WIDER CONFEDERATE
Inquiry Into Big Thefts to Go
On, Despite Five Indictments.
F>win J. Wider, the defaulting cashier of
the local branch of the Russo-Chineae
Bank, pleaded guilty yesterday to the ad
ditional indictments returned against him
since he confessed to the larceny of more
than half a million dollars" worth of secu
rities from the bank's vaults.
Although the total of the five indictments
covers the larceny of nearly $306^000, Acting
District Attorney Moss said the grand Jury
would continue its investigation of Wider's
thefts until it was determined whether or
not he had a confederate. So far us WMer
is concerned, he already faces imprison
ment for not less than twenty-five nor
more than fifty years on the five indict
ments, so that one object, th« adequate
punishment of Wider, which the District
Attorney had In mind when refusing to
agree to the sentence of Wider two weeks
ago after he had pleaded guilty to the first
indictment, has practically been acoom
plishei.
Wider and his lawyer, Leon B. Ginsberg,
were disappointed yesterday when Mr
Moss a>:ked for further postponement of
sentence, and Judge O" Sullivan postponed
it until September ?
"I am not thoroughly satisfied that others
may not be implicated in some way," said
Mr. Moss "Anyway, the matter has not
been sifted to the bottom, and I am in
favor of keeping wider here in the Tombs,
if necessary, for the five years which is the
limit of the statute of limitations, until we
get to the lxtttom of his .stealings The in
vestigatton will be continued by the- grand
Jury indefinitely, however, even if he is
cent away before then."
BRIDE IS ELEVEN YEARS OLD.
Pine. La.. Aug. 31 —Ruth Harding, of
Bogalusa, La., is one of the youngest brides
on record. She is eleven years old, and was
married here yesterday to William Breland,
nineteen years old.
Constipation
Vanishes Forever
Prompt -Permanent Cure
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CONNECTICUT POUTTCS
A Free and Easy Statement of
What Is Going On Across
the Border.
To the Editor of The Tribune.
Pir: The people of Connecticut, who
have a traditional propensity for politics,
are going to have all they want this fall.
and, indeed, have already begun their
feast. They will elect four district Con
gressmen and one at large; an entire state
ticket, from Governor to Attorney Gen
eral: a Sheriff in each of the eight coun
ties, and all the Legislature— thirty-five
Senators and at least 253 members of th«
House. At the last session there were 288
members of the House, but already three
one-memter towns have by the 1910 cen
sus reached 5.000 each in population and so
are entitled to two members each This
Legislature will elect a successor to Sen
ator Bulkeley.
There is more or less Interest In every
position, but the Republican selections for
Senator and Governor are what everybody
iB talking about and where the great con
tests will come in. It is conceded that
the Legislature will be Republican. At
the last session it had on Joint ballot 239
Republicans to 61 Democrats. An earth
quake that turned that majority over in
one election would upset the State House
itself. The Senatorship contest is a pe
culiar episode Its Hke has not been seen
t>pfr,re in Connecticut political history.
When Senator Bulkeley was elected over
Samuel Fesmnden in 1905 It was under
stood that he wanted only one term. At
.various times since then, according to the
statements of various friends, he has said
that it wks doubtful if h«* even served his
full term out and he wanted ex-Oovernor
Oeorge P. McLean, of Simabury, to be his
successor. In political circles generally
this was understood to be the case, and
McLean and his friends supposed, of
course, that the Senator would sidestep — ■
not to say work — for his longtime friend
when 1910 came around. Instead he an
nounced a while ago that he was going
back for six yea>-s more himself. Cuiieni
gossip has it that McLean was warned by
a mutual friend two years ago that if he
dared to support Taft "the old man"
would not let him go to the Senate Mc-
Lean did support Taft. and the "old man,"
who was opposed to Taft and who was not
given a place on the state delegation to
Chicago, is now out against McLean, so
that it looks almost as if the mutual
friend had hit it about right.
It is admitted thart only for this unex
pected opposition McLean would have had
a walkover — possibly even a unanimous
nomination He is recognized as the most
brilliant and ablest of the Republican lead
ers in the state, and not a few Repub
licans who are now opposing him say they
do so only because they "have to." Mc-
Lean is about fifty years old. Bulkeley.
if alive, will be more than eighty when
the term he aspires to is completed.
Bulkeley is an "oldtimer," both as to the
almanac and as to practices and policies.
The only time he made an independent
move Jn his six years in the Senate was
when he lined up with Fornker in his
Brownsville blunder, which was supposed
to have its foundation in their common
readiness to worry Roosevelt. He has the
advantage that goes along with holding of
fice, but he is relying for support chiefly
on the very elements in the party that he
has hitherto opposed. His principal
strength to-day lies where Fessenden used
to be strongest H«» has started off his
campaign for re-election on the assertion
that "the old man has never been beafn
and cannot be beaten now." The fact is that
this is political buncombe, for the state
has seen few politicians who have had
and survived so many beatings. He was
twice beaten by Hawley for the Senator
ship, though Hawley never spent $1,000
on a campaign. He was laughed out of
the St. Louis convention when he had a
band and a parade ets a candidate for the
Vice- Presidency. He d^tnandH a renoml
nation for Governor after the deadlock,
and his name was presented to the con
vention, but that body threw him out sum
marily and nominated General Samuel X
Merwln by acclamation amid cheers. Nor
has h* always been a pattern of regularity
in local politics. He organized a bolt
against Harbison, Republican nominee for
Mayor in 1900. and backed a much better
man, but he could not carry a single ward.
He did successfully engineer a bolt
against Francis H. Parker in 1594. who
was a Republican candidate for the State
Senate, electing John H. Hall, Democrat,
by the slim but adequate plurality of
about 350 in a total vote of more
than 10,500 He was Mayor of Hart
ford for eight years. Governor of the
state for two years and has been Sen
ator for six years. Some of the irreverent
say he has had enough. Colonel I'llman.
the supposed leader In New Haven, is
quoted (and has never offered a denial) as
strying that three-quarters of New Haven
T( 2 ay |WIW
Today the September Sales of China,
Glasswares and Housewares
More than $350,000 worth of China and Glassware on the Second Gallery. New
Building.
A HALF-ACRE HOUSEWARE STORE with a bewildering collection of
standard articles for the kitchen and for the home in the New Building Basement.
Both events happen only twice a year. We prepare for them for six and eight months.
The china is largely gathered from abroad. The cut glass comes from our regular Amer
ican manufacturers. The Housewares are mostly American.
1200 Dinner Sets of this Autumn's patterns are here.
1500 dozen richly decorated Plates.
$60,000 worth of Fancy China.
$50,000 worth of best Cut Glass.
$12,000 worth of Lamps to sell at $6,000.
September prices of china and glassware range from 25 per cent, to 50 per cent, lower
than all-year rates for exactly the same satisfactory qualities.
The best value in French dinner sets at the lowest price we have ever offered, is a
100-piece set at $15, instead of $22.50. This set contains a soup toureen and two cov
ered vegetable dishes. Other china dinner sets $8.50 to $.>.>. instead of $12 to $70.
An exhibition in the Art Salons presents the new bronzes, marbles and bric-a-brac,
personally chosen in the sculptors' studios abroad. • *
In the Housewares Sale, please remember that EVERYTHING MARKED AT
SALE PRICES IS OF THE REGULAR STANDARD QUALITY OF
WANAMAKER MERCHANDISE.
When we offer Vollrath enamel ware at one-quarter less than regular prices you know
that it is perfect in every respect, and exactly the same as we sell every day in the year.
Kreamer's extra heavy polished tinware is one-third less than regular prices.
Ironware is at an average one-half less than regular prices.
A number of refrigerators at one-fourth less than regular prices.
Baskets one-third less than regular prices.
Bathroom fixtures, nickel plated on brass, nearly one-third less.
These sales begin today at 8:15. and continue throughout the month of September.
China, Glassware. Second Gallery. Now Building. BMtavware*. Basement. New Building.
JOHN WANAMAKER
Formerly A. T. Stewart & Co., Broadway, Fourth avc, Eighth to Tenth sts.
BOOKS^ Al^ PUJBLICATIONS^
are for McLean, and that is about a fair
measure of the sentiment of the state. J
Mr. Buikeley is not a purist. He is on
record as paying in effect that a man has
as much right to Bell his vote as his po
tatoes. How far this doctrine will go in
these more sensitive days is to be seen..
It manifestly has its risks. It Is a com
mon Baying that If the state had a pri
mary McLean would sweep Connecticut,
whether the vote were taken by towns or
statewlse. "That." say some of the most
active among "the boys." "is Just why we
don't want the damn thing"
McLean is an experienced politician, j
with a rare personal charm that attaches :
to him the men h» meets, and he is fortu- |
nate in such a campaign to have with him
many of the most influential among the
practical politicians of th» party. It Is
plainly a struggle of great forces, but it is
youth against age. progress against in
erti;r. the future against the past; and
though it is too early for any sort of a
count (only four members have been nom
inated bo far. and three of these are for
McLean), still it is noteworthy that those
who were so confident of Bulkeley's suc
cess a month ago are now talking in a
lower tone. It Is. perhaps, significant that
many of the leading newspapers of the
state are for McLean. Among these are
"The New Haven Register" and "The New
Haven Journal-Courier." "The Hartford
Courant," "The Waterbury Republican"
and "The Waterbury America^." "The An
sonia Sentinel, " "The Stamford Advocate."
"The Torrington Register" and "The
Lltchfleld Enquirer"
The Republican nomination for the gov
ernorship lies between comparatively
young men — Everett J. Lake. Harvard.
'92. and Charles A. Goodwin. Yale, '9s.
Lake got into politics backward and seems
never to have straightened out. He was
Lieutenant Governor under Governor
Woodruff in 1907-'O9, and when his term
ran out he was a candidate for the gov- '
ernorship. He was beaten out of his ;
boots then by George L. Lilley by a
vote of 402 to 133, or about 3 to 1. . His
friends say that's why he should be nom
inated now. His opponents say it is evi
dence that the state hag spoken already
and has said it doesn't want him. He is
a man of large means and notorious lib
erality, and a genial good fellow when he
feels that way. He calls politics a
"game," and he is making a desperate
fight for the coveted nomination. Good
win is a son of the leading citizen of
Hartford, a gentleman held in affectionate
esteem and gratitude throughout the city.
The young man was I.illev"s executive sec
retary and confidential friend, and sin.©
Lilly's death has held the same close re
lation to Governor Weeks, who succeeded
to the office and who declines to be a can- j
didate. .Lilley never forgave Lake for ,
what he believed to be disloyalty after the ;
convention, and Lilley's friends are the
foundation of Goodwin's strength. Good
win has had the opportunity of a whole
session at the State House in which to (
make friends of the njemhers, and it was
after finding how popular he was that his
friends made him get into the race. He
attracts all who meet him. and the next '
convention will include very largely the
members of the preceding Legislature. '
The town caucuses are already occurring-,
but not a quarter of them have been held,
and it is early to make predictions. Both .
sides profess full confidence and their
estimates of strength so far developed are
too far apart to be compared except for
purposes of sport.
The Republican State Convention comes :
in Hartford on September 13 and 14. The ;
Democrats meet in New Haven on Septem- i
ber 7 and 8. It is conceded that the H*_n.
Simeon E. Baldwin, of New Haven, former !
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, will j
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BOOKS AND PUBLICATIO N 3.
' have the Democratic nomination for Go*
Prnor if he will take it. He baa a*
nounced that he Is no ofilceseeker and wQ
not accept unless it is tendered unaaW
mously He is one of the foremost cltJ.
Zens of the state, a scholar, a- jurist and
a public spirited gentleman. But sosa
at least among his earnest backers in tit
party say th»»y do not expect his electla*'
but their party needs a candidate of bh
standing to bring Its elements toatethe
and give It a new start. Its real troubi;
In this state is that It has lost Ha hoUj
on the young men. For a dozen years a]
more the new voters have almost in »
bo«1y joined the Republican party. Jndgj
Baldwin would — perhaps will — j
good many republican votes, those of la»
yers and mature university men. but h»
la not magnetic and could not hold hit
own party against a young and enthuj*
astic Republican. He has a plurality tf.
something like twenty-five thousand I
: overcome. ■:-. . |
There is a contest on in the M Coap-esi
! District. Sperry's special political jn«J
serve, for th* Republican nominal a
Sperry has withdrawn on account of oi:
i age. This is giving Democrats hnpe tea:
I they may elect tn*-ir man, who will be xii
■ baseball Mayor of Merid»n. but it is ■
(doubtful if the hull interest* of the J< >
i trier, choose ■ Democrat ban aaf of a R*
publican contest. For the re?t. renomia*
j tions and re-elections are confidently ex.
j parted. But there is no Cannon allagiaaM
i among the rank and file of this state. £
! is remembered that he gave Hill a BaaflH
j snub when he passed him over on xi»
Ways and Means Committee and put a)
j other man on the conference committa
I on the tariff, and that he knocked Hear;
' off the Agricultural Committee. The ant
Cannon feeling la so strong and so wortij
| of respect that Senator Buikeley, unde
: the primal instinct, of self-preservatla;
I turned a Washington reporter eat of >&
committee room and forbade his r-fia
| because he had reported seeing the So
ator shake hands with the Speaker.
The scrambles for minor places on tU
I state ticket are tinder way. but they *t-j
j tract little interest compared to the great-
Jer issues. An amusing incident of th« *
i:ation Is the position of the two Sersao
f rial candidates as regards the two candi
dates for th» governorship. They profea
I neutrality, and so do the wouM-be G«t
ernors profess it as between the two Sena-
J torial candidates, but through the sta3
j generally, with notable exceptions, tit
; Buikeley men are working for Lake aai
j the McLean men for Goody.in.
ONLCOKEB.
Hartford. Conn.. Aug. 30. 1&10.
RAILROAD'S BIG RELIEF WO*
Pennsylvania's Payments Averaging
$200,000 a Month This Year.
Some idea of the extent of the wort
which is done by th» relief departments a? •
the Pennsylvania railroad system la ga{S»
ered from a report issued yesterday wMcil
shows that during the first seven morrai
of this year nearly $1,500.t'<» in benefits tM
been paid to members unable to work oat
to families of members who died. Slew
the relief departments for both the iiaat
east and west of Pittsburgh and Erie ■*«
established the sum oi $25.520,33T2i las
been paid out.
On the lines east of Pittsburg and a*
in the month of July payments to ti«
amount of $114.231 2& were made by tai
relief fund, and on the lines west at
Pittsburgh the total for July was $43,C<6&
VETERANS NAME OKLAHOMA CITY.
lar^nver, Aug. 31. — The national encase
men: of the United Spanish War VeterarJ
selected Oklahoma City to-day as the pa»
for its next encampment.

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