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Says When He Is Governor Some
Distinguishcd Gentlemen Will
Have to Do Honest Labor.
Reports That Tour of State
Showed Republican Principles j
Strong, and It Remained
for City to Do Duty.
With a wild dash that began in the ,
centre of Manhattan, U>>k ln one meet-J
injr ln prooklvn. dlpned Into The Bronx |
.nnd endrd in CaraegiB Hall. Job I
Hedges. Repub-oan caneldate for Qev?
ernor. apoke before slx large and enthu
Bleatlc audlenoea laal alght dleenaatag tbe
fallacies of his opponents and the record
of the Reptibflcan party. The meetlngs ,
marked .he beclnntng/tOf the end of a
whlrlwii.l eampalgn u'pstate. from whlch
Mr Hedges has Juat returned. and on the
reeults of whlch he reported tO his hear
ers last nlght
The flrst stop and one of the most en
thuBlBStic of the evening was made at
KJamet Temple. Herk'mer street. near
' Nostrand avenue. Brooklyn. The en
trance of the candidate Into the hall was
the signal for an ent.buslastic reception,
i whlch was duplicated with the appear
' ance of former Vic-President Charles W.
Falrbanks. who was another sp?aker of
the evening. Here. whlle he was fresh.
Mr Hedges's treatmcr.t of political .ssues
and the mlsconceptlons of his opponents
was splrlted and drew forth repeated
laughter and applause.
Mr. Hedges said.
The contest in tb, present elee'lon ls
between Tammany Hall and the state of
' New York. so far w this state is con
cerned. I take the worda of my ofponent
Mr. Sulzer. that Tammany Ha?l" 1,h,(5
Democratlc party. and Tatnman Hall
needs no defVnce. That ls not ?hatl
have observed from my yeare Of JnjOWl
ed*e of the orKanlzation ln the clty i
nave been teuejt to belleve tjat a^vern
ment is somethlng to llve under. Tam?
many treats It as somelhlng to Hve on.
Hia Warning to Tammany.
I am proud to say that Tammany Hall
doesn't care for m< for Governor. I
respect her for ber frankr.esa. and II I
am Governor and my strength holds out.
Ml think lt wlll. I wlll aee that some
of those distinguiehed statesmen who
make up Tammany Hall return to the
work of decent labor. lf they have nol
forgotten how to employ lt, and leave
the state to go on her way.
wbiie Vioe-Prealdenl Falrbanhn, whose
receptlon was an .nthusiastic one. was
addjeealng the maanng on the ellgibility
of Mr. Hedges for tbe ofhc e of Governor
thai gentleman was making his second
long jump, from Brooklyn to Niblo's.Har
den. 170th street and Thlrd avenue, Tbe
Bronx, where less than three-quart
an hour after be had flnlshed his flrat
apeech he was talking to another large
and appreclative assrrnhlage.
"I have Juat finlshed a tour of tle
state." Mr. Hedges declared. ajald laugh?
ter from the audience, "wlthout flnding
lt necessaiy to call any man a llar, and
I lntend to cloae the eampalgn in the feame
fashlon. The result of my travel
k been to flnd that the state la strong in
Ikits eupport for the principles of the Re
W ptiblican party, and it now only remalns
r for this clty to cor.tinue the supp'. r."
Mr. Sulzer and his allegiance to Tam?
many Hall drew forth a Parthian shot
from the speakt.- at this meeting He
said: .
It has been said that Mr. Sulzer, my
dlstlngui.-hed opponent, was nomlnated ty
Mr Murphy 1 don't care whether he
was or whether be was nom:r:ated ln
Bpite of him I aimply know that no man
can be a part ol the mllitant craanl
eation of Tammany Hall and go from
there to the Governors chair and raite
iu dignity ty one inch.
More fltngs at the opposltion grow out
of the next meeting, at llajeetle Ball,
125th street, near Lezlngton ai
where Jesse J. Goldberg, chalrman of tbe
meetlng, characterized the Repnbllcaa
c?ndloate for Oovernor as a humortst.
Mv friend Governor I>lx sald some
weeks ago." Mr. Hedgea sald tn reply,
"that my nomlnatlon for tbe efltoa in
jocted a bit of bomor into tlie eampalgn,
i would rather have a aanaa of bomor
and be nomlnated than to ba turned down
and be a tragedian."
Other stops were made by the Hedges
party at Bmpire Hall. UMl street. near
EJghth avenue, and the Lenox Caalno,
llSth street nnd Lenos avenue, where in
each case the candidate ebanv
mer blows at what he doolarod was
-Tammany HaU'e propoaltloa that tbe
Btate governmtnt Is BO-iethlag lo glve
work to those who have no other means
of lleetthood."
At C'arnegle Hall the final stop of the
evening wiu made, where a "good rogda"
rally, under the auspices of the Auto
Trade Ltague, was talk-d to order at 9
o'clook Former Vlee-Preeldent Falr
bank* Joined the party here, opening the
meeting with euloelatte charactarlaatlona
of Mr- Hedges, in whlch he aaid lO part:
You have a m?n as candidate for Gov?
ernor who is well known beyond your
bo"ders as an able. uprlght, patnotic
man a man who. lf elected. wlll owe
allegiance to the people alone. He will
isdaridosT WB
tha* bringsmore money
over the counter than
any other cigarette!
Thelnexpcnslvc package al
lowaua to glve more amokee.
have no other maater aave the wlll of
his fellow citi-ens. He wlll enforce th
law, for he haa respect for the law.
Honor yourselvea by electlng him your
next Governor.
Stand on National Guard.
Cheerlng, which lasted for many
mlnutea, greeted Mr. Hedges when ha ep
jeared at the hall. shortly before 11
o'clock. Here he was greeted with a
demonstration that included lndlvldual
greetlngs from admlrers. Among the
qucetlons which followed his appearance
was one deallng with the relation of the
national guard of the state and polltlcs.
Thls the speaker arftwercd by declarlng
that he would never allow it to be put
Into polltlcs.
1 understand Mr. Straus in some ol
hls speeches has expresBed worry on m>
account bacauae of bosse*. Don t be woi
rled on that score. The bosses wont
bother me. I know th?m. They IcnOW
me. Anc. what 1b more taPOrUnt, the*
know that I know them. \obody ls fcoing
tO get me but tbe Btate.
Mr. Straus seems to thiiik the Btate I*
not gotng to get me. but that lt 1b aoing
to get him. The very fact tha he thinks
tha latter shows a lach of polltical Judg
ment on hls part wMch in my opn,lon
weakana the torce of hls claims to the
0lThe conteat now on is one between Mr
Bulaer and me. Aik youfaalvaa when.tha
time for voting comea, when next rue*
day is here. which man la the freer,
Sulzer or I. Then vote !1^",(,"'-1>;
When I take the oath of offlee, Ul
expect to do, I wlll be aB free from
authorlty as any man. I don't consld.r
?hat I'm perfect That belpa ome.
don't consider that I know it all. That
helps more. All I aak for is Fupport foi
a deeenl man's government.
"The election contest in the state thls
fall," Mr. Hadgea said. tn endlng hls ad
dress, "ia a contest for the good name
and honor and deconcy of thls state. It ls
for the redemption of the *tate nfter two
years. And I want you to understand that
It Is the Republican party which ls the
agency for thls decency."
Attacks Sulzer in Two Speeches
to Business Men.
Job E Bedgaa madeaoouple of speeches
ln the dewatown district yesterday. but
l:i view of the weather he said ).-? M
not wlah to expoee his VOtoa too mucn,
as he would need it a^aln at night.
At the huslnesa men's nnonday meeting,
at Mai.len I-ane BJ I Uiliam Btreet, ba
had a handlcap, because the raln was
talling heavlly, but in hla five-minute
Bpaeoh h.- tirnl a shot at Sulaer by aay*
The time has come when Tammany Hall
and tts aupportera must eeaae io live on
tbe law, and must learn to live und. r to
law. No livii.'K man oan Be actlve in the
support of Tammany Hall and he tha
fiiend at the people o: New York at the
same time.
As for mv frlendls of the Bull Moosc
partv, I wanl them to stop being mad
and come back into the Republlcan llaTty.
Ix-t them go off by themtelves and thmk
lt over.
Fi rmei Judga William H Wadhams
and .i. Van Vechten Olcott talked
the tariff, and then Mr. Bedgaa weat up
t , : i.. | aevea hundred men at tl
mercial Travellera' Bound Money Uaague,
at N"o. U4 Broadway. Some ot hla apeecta
was couebed in his well known humor.
but he w^s rr.ore serions when h? said:
if you want Tammany Haii to be trana
plantad to Albanv. take Sulzei; don't take
me. If' you want to have the admlnis
tration of Governor Hughes taki n p
. waa lefl ofi, and nave it carritd
on ior better thinga wta for ma. wjth
oul doubt, the two caaaildatea who atand
any chanca In this cami-algn for the Gov
? rnorship of th<- State of New York aiv
I -.er and myaelf. i belteva that if
\j. | Mr is elected to offlee, he wlll i.
Infienced by the militant oik- I
(Tammaay) of wlil'-h rae has been a llfe
loag memfear, readv to recalva the back'
oaTng pf Charlea F- Murphy.
Kmanucl ftertg, a del-gate to the Re?
publlcan National Ooneentlon from tne
league, compared Sulzer to forlnthian
ineial. becauae, a'cordlnyr to the Demo
cratlc candldate'a supportcrs, he is sup
peeed to have Jewlah, German, Irlsh ur.d
other kindfl of blood ln his eetna, by
which to BpBjaa] ta votera of the vartoua
Taft by 108,675; Hedges by
117,555 Outside Oity.
Wllliam Parnes, Jr., last. night gave out
the following statement:
Twalva hundred and elght election dls
tri<ts OUt Of a total of :'10t'. outside of
Greater New Tora report through the
canvaasea completed the following vote
for Presldent:
Taft. toPM.-. l"71"9
Wilson, total. lll 8-tj
Ueba. lotal.-. 8.BBI
Chafln. '.tul .-.
Ftooaevelt. 'otal. 88,881
Taft's plurall'.v. gg)
The same dlstrims report as followa for
! 'jta!.-.-. 177,171
fUilzer. total.*.. 11' *f3
Ruaaall, total.? _. ?????
IdacNIchol. to-nl.-.
.-. 44,504
11. <1q-.- i- BtOrallty, 4.".,794.
ThiB tatio of vote, If earrieil out
thi. uehout the entire Mate, inrtleatos a
vote outaide of Greater New York for
preeldent as foiiows:
Taft. total. ?B.lhl
WllBon. toUl._~. 3?f.6l?
Daba, totBl. JltJI
'"hafin, total.
elt. total. 1^4,_00
Taft's plurallty, 10S.C76
For dovernor as follows:
Haaaraa ""ai. 4.r.x S7s
Balier. li'twl.*. 837.814
rtussell. total. U.l'o
llchol, total. 14.H6
Btraua, total. 127.eo?
iledg^E's plurallty. 117
Schrank, His Assailant, Thinka
He Will Show Mercy.
Milwaukee, Nov. 1.?Belleving that The
odore Roosevelt doea not bear mallce tow?
ard him, John Schrank, would-be slayer
of the colonel, expects to eacape with a
llght eentence. Schrank conhded theae
expectatlona to Bernard H. Gottschalk, a
felow priBoner.
"Theodore Hooaevelt is only human, af?
ter all," Shrank aald. according to Gott
echalk. "He waa ahot and haa recovered.
Now that lt ia all over and he has had
time for reflectlon. hl8 better self Burely
haa concluded that I ahould be pltled and
not condemned. When McKlnley waa
ahot he showed forglveneas.
"The entire case rests with Rooeevelt.
I know if he will come here and speak
for me and adopt a broad view of the
matter I wlll get a llght Bentence. Hia
word will settle the whole matter. I
shouid think he would come here when
the case is trled."
Wagons were found to be more deadly
to pedestrlana than trolley cara during the
month of October, according to the report
of Colonel Edward S. Cornall, of the Na?
tional Hlghway Protectlve Soeiety. Usued
yesterday. Wagona were reaponslble f^r
tho death of 19 persona and injury to 22,
whlle trolleye killed 18 and Injured 48.
Automobllea killed 24 periona and injured
112, and one person was killed by u,
The total of persona meeling with aci
de.ntK on the streets Of N?w York City
. to vehlcular traffic was 60 killed and
1S2 injured. Outaide the city on highwaya
32 were killed ard PO Injured. Flgurea of
ch'irtVen killed during the ten montha of
thr year showed 178 for thla city alone.
Served with Him for Eighteen
Years and Appreciated Good
Qualities, He Says.
Also Speaks to Aqueduct Labor
ers and Promises to Make
Columbus Day a Na?
tional Holiday.
Before an audlence of thlrty-flve hun?
dred persons, mostly Jews. who had Just
civen him one of the most enthuslaati"
receptlona of his eampalgn, Wllllam
Bulaer, the Democratlc candidate for Gov?
ernor, paid his trlbute to Vice-President
Bberman iact nlght As be began to
Bpeah a deep huah fell over the audlence
In Buriand'i Caalno, at Weetcbeeter and
Proepeci evenuee, which bad rung with
cbeera for the candidate for more than
tive mlnutes.
"Wa Were going to bara a Democratlc
parade to-morrow," began Mr. Sulzer. ln
a low rotee "You DemocratB were all
very much Intereeted in lt. and your can
dldatea for Prealdenl a'"1 Oovernor of this
stat.. were golng tr, review thla parade,
which mlgbl have been the greatest BTOT
held in thla country,
"BUI one of tbe candidate- on the op
peelag tlekel has paaaed tbe great divide.
lOfM to II.at UOdlaeOVl red coun?
try rroea whose bourne no traveiler re
turns. He is to be l.uried to-morrow. In
vlew Of this the leaders of the Demo
cratlC party 1,,-ive civen up all Idee of
holdit'tf the parade
"jamea 9 ghennaa waa a friend of
mine; we servci together for eighteen
yeara in the Congreaa of this country.
Aithough i alwaya dlflared from him la
politlea we w-ere warm friends, and each
i ppredated the good quallticB of the
Other. I enn only my in the words of an
other: What Bbadeara era nre and what
shadows we ptirsue.' "
Anticipoted Mark of Respect.
Thr candidate learned of the lnt<
tO give up the patade only a fOW mtn
atea before his arrtval at Bnrland'a
Caslno. goareely an hour before. ?.s be
was enterlng a Harlem restmirant f..r
dinner. he remarked to thi Trlbune re
DOI tl r
? "Jlm" Sherman was one of the best
friends I ever had He ls golng 10 ba
burled to-morrow. i wlah that tba Demo?
crata woold plv.. up that parade they
Mr. gllUer came to the restaurant frotn
the traln whlch brought him from Whlte
Plalna, wbere he wenl to addrem wbai
he expected to ba a Mg raily of Weet?
cbeeter Demoemt* Inatead, he was taken
? .,, ,,i...- ita mll m further up ooon*
ti-,-. t,, Vall ? i wrted Into tba
atuflfy aaaembly room ol ? viiiage inn.
where Mv.- h indn d Itallaa laboti
edtjcl were gatherod tr, meet blm
Tbough haate and the dampaaaa ef the
evening had aomewhat ruflb-d the Con
; bomor waa
. red i.y ihe rouelng n
whlch thej gave him, and ba woa
their plaudits further by telling them
thai he had introduoed a Mll Into Con
. make L'olumbui l?..y a national
holiday. BaylBg that it ahould he a hoii
day not only in tbe I'nlted .State.?, but la
,-ver;- country ef ti,.- weatern hemisphere,
be. continned:
??you mai he aure thal my blll wlll h?
passed by the next Congreoe. whl-h wlil
ba more Demooratic than tbi? one, and
that Woodrow W'ilson will s;gn lt aa
I'resident of the I'nlted States."
Sprintt Like Commoner.
Before the mn up country the candi?
date apoke to twelve hundred persona la
the QonBOM Club rooms, at 8tap;.t.;;
.Staten I. land. Th? p,K on th- ?
Uyed the ferry whlch brought bla baek
to New York, and as a coneequeai a I ?
mlsaed the 6;2i o'eloeh tralq be had
planned t,> take fro.n the Qraad I'.-ritial
Btatlon. Juel te prove, however, that his
(laim to being b commoner ??? foundod
on Boiid fact he aprlnted t.> tbe Whlte
,,..-i I, leai n| the atatlon at t>;?i.
end flopi ? d doarn Into a cane covered beat
bealdi an ordlnary cltlaen, Few people
in the car reeognlaed blm
Ab ),<? |rai iBtO the WbltB
Plalaa sta'lon tO take the traln baek IO
the city Chauncey lf. Depew allghted
fiom a nortbbound train and pemad
Wlthla a few feel Of him Mr. Depew
gave no evldeneo of havtag Beoa tha
Democratlc candidate, and Mr. Sulze;
made no inove to speak to the well known
Republican, wbo waa on his way to a
nlght rally at the local theatre.
After dinner at tbe Harlem restaurant,
wbere he received a rouad of applause as
i,- paeei i out th< candidate began his
evening tour of tha dty, Btarttag with the
Manhattan Ca?lno, at l&th street and
Blgbth avenue. Thls hall, eeatlng about
three tl?ogandaeraona,iraaao?reely two
thirds full. bttt a ftai.tlc burst of enthusl
asm, mtUgted with th>- wavlnf of a sea
of small American IlufcS, made up for the
aey in nmabeen,
At Arcanum Hall. 167th street and Nel
son avenue, the candidate Waa warmly
greeted by a aaaaatty audiunc* of four
hundred Hurland's Caslno was the next
stup, and gfter that came Sulzer'a Har?
lem River Park, the Delaware I'lub, at
No. W i'-a?t 71st street; the New Am
sterdam Opera House, and Cuoper Union.
At the last place the candidate waa
greeted by a scant handful, all that re
mained of more than one. thousand who
had liatened to epeeebea BBTMat ln the
evening by memln-rs of the Itallan-Ameri
tan Democratlc Union.
Disrupted Schedule Bringa
Them Together After 12 Years.
Two sister ships, the Hyron and the
Tennyson, launched from the same
yards in Glasjrow in 19o: met yester?
day in this port for the "rst time ln
twelve years. For elcven yeara they
had been passing ?.ach other on tho
long run butweon New York and Bue
noa Ayres, but never were they closer
than 190 miles. Until they were
e-iulpped with wireless a few years
ago, the mastere of the sister ahlpa
never knew when the eteamahipa were
A recent dock strike ln Rio dc Ja
neiro disrupted the company'a schedule
by tylng up the Tennyson for a month.
When the Hyron came ln yesterday
frotn Rio hln- dipped DOT colors to the
Tennyson, lytng al I'ler 8, Brooklyn,
and the COUrteay was returned. .Several
old cronles who have been on the BhlpB
aince they came out met last night
aboard tho Tennyaon, which wlll a-ll
for Rio to-day
Candidate Gets Hearty Wel
come There and at Other
Places in Queens.
Then Autoraobile Party Is Lost
?Promises Workmen _Com- '
pensation Law if
A crowd of five hundred persons awalted
Oscar Straus for two hours ln Bchdtzen
T'ark Hall. AM,,rla, last nlght, because
he had got so great a receptlon in Madl?
son Square Garden that he was delayed.
The delay was further aggravated by Mr.
gtraua gettlng lost in the wllds of Astorla
When the Progressive candidate for
Oovernor entered his machine Juat out
slde the Garden the great crowd that had
gathered to wltneaa Mr. Rooseveit's cnr
pui! up outaide preeeed ahout Mr. straus's
car and Inslsted upon cheerlng him until
he arooa in h!s seat and thanked them
for their applause. Then he was whizzed
away townrd Astorla.
After traveillng along one of Astorla's
broad nvenues it was learned that the
avenue was a half mlle away from the
r>ne upon which was the meetlng hall. The
delay, however, was well repald by the
lorur and MllliaBlQBllfl applause with whlch
the candidate was greeted when he ar?
rlved there. He qulckly mounted the
ipeaknrB' ptand nnd tn|,l them that h? was
able to my only a few words to them be?
cause of the delay due to the grent w*l
come accorded him In Madlson 8quare
"It has not happened," aald he, "ln the
bletory of Kew Vork Clty that two such
mectlngs of the same party have flllel
Madlson Bquare Garden from fioor to roof
For thlrty mlnutea I received a moat
hearty and cordlal greetlng "
When the audlence heard this they
cheered him for neerly five minutes. Con*
tlnulng, Mr Straus said: "I dtd not take
thal ovatloa for myeelf; it waa for the
!-\vq cause.
'W? want te do all we can for the
wage earai rs of thls great country. We
want to give them a worktagmaa'fl com
penaation law that ahall take care of
them " Then he explalned at length the
value of that proposed law. "They have
thal law In Qermany and ln Kngland, nnd
I can amura >ou. lf I am elected, that
we w:ll BOOfl huve il In Amerlca," be d<
, idi ad.
ln apeaklng further about the worklng
man'a law he tei.i how a eertato rery rleh
man had. tba OtbOT day. been quoted as
laylng: I propoee to dc-vote the balanee
Of my llfe BO thst I shall be able to
leave le my ehlldrea far ie?a money and
far rnorc Juatlce."
?That was hilly." aaid Mr. Straus. "1
qulte agree Wltb that man. lf all were
thal way the rich amployer would he
,.,,?. |o gO bOini te his bai and sleep tbe
Bl? p of the Juat, knowtng that he had
taken .are of his fnlthful employes.
?There ate so many BUbJoeta uprn
Whlch I ahoi.Id Ilka to ai>*ak to you en
thuslaattc people that wero I |0 atatt I
?hould take up the greuter part of the
nlght However, I must aoon be away
from here Bad on to anotner meetlng
0na of foir more I have to attend. But
? mv that I nope to (lod that I
Bhall Uve to see the day when the plaln
p* ipie as Uaeoln ?o loved to call tbeaa
shall ?:el eU that U" due them"
At the end of that Bpeech Mr. Straus
waa crowded to cloeely that it was with
dlfflculty thal he got to hia waltfag wb>
moblla outal le,
juat before Mr. gtraua arrlved. Mrs.
Wllllam Omal Brown. former preaident
0f tbe Pederatlee of Women'a Clubs. had
?pokea le the audlence. The candidate
wea Introdueed by John L, streever.
chalrman of the 1st A.Beinbly Wetrlct
Kt rolttmhta Hall. Rlchmond HI11. there
wus Hn audlence of fully nve hundred
who rose to th. tr feet and wlldly
waved small American lagl -'"1 cheered
.., loudly that lt waa with dlfflculty that
Mr gtmUfl could make himself heard.
He sald: ,
??We plain people are embttlous. It Is
right that we aho ild bo ao. I hope the
day will never come when we Amerlrans
r,;(U,. to ba BO. I shall dedlcate the bai
M e of my llfe to tbe brlagtag ?hout of
luatlftable eondlrlona for the great maasea
rf Ihe people of thls country."
rrom ibere tt-r aawdldate went to the
Pluahlng Armory, where he also got a
great receptlon.
Ul.. ii Mr. gtraua reached Kreuscherf
Hall, ln RldgeWOOd, Queens be waa greet?
ed by aa audlence of about twelee hun
,,,.,) pereona DpOO the platform were
five Moeeettea whose h*ta were adorned
with mlnlatura atufed bull moose hcada
They arose and wavcel flags at the candi?
date until lt was time for him to apeak.
H? toid them that he was very tlred,
and was unaMe to say but a few words to
tbem He sald:
"When Mr. Bttlaer comes here ask him
why he does not do like that other fcl
|OW, Straus. and hold Tammany Hall up
to the Just BOOra of the people'' He wlll
say that his time Ls up and that he h?s
to be golng. Tbafs the way to put the
add test upon httn"
The crowd, cheerlng and ahoutlng Mr.
gtreua/a name. followed him to hla auto
ptobUe and watebed blm hurry away for
his home.
"Dynamite Conspiracy" Corre
spondence Read to Jury.
Indlanapolla, Nov. l.?Golng baek to the
ealling of a Btrlke by the ironworkers'
union agalnat bridge constructora ln 1305
the government at the dynamite ron
gplracy trlal to-day read letters purport
lt:g to show that vlolence was the begln
nlng of the "eampalgn of explosiona"
; i.i .irrlcd on by the McNamara*. All
of the forty-flve men now on trlal, the
government churgea, are Impllcated by the
The flrst exhlblt was a letter wrltten
by Frank Ruchapan, then president of the
Internatlonal Assoclatlon of Bridge and
t-trurtural Ironworkeis, to J. J. McNa
marn, saylng that "lf a majorlty of the
executlve board approvea a strike Bhould
he ordered." A etrlke waa ordered agalnat
a bridge company whlch had sublet a con?
tract to a Boston conatructor who era
ployed non-unlon men.
Seeeg hundred letters were brought be?
fore the Jury to read. They were the cor
reapondenee taken from the offlce of the
Internatlonal Assoclatlon of Bridge and
Rructural Ironworkere after J- J. McNa?
mara'* arrest. It ls charged by the gov?
ernment that the lettera. aelected from
thlrty thousand others, show that for five
years Frnnk M. Ryan, president of the
union, and the other defendanta corre
sponded about "Jobs" that were to be
blown up.
wilson hbr for
Tells Rochester Voters His Elec?
tion Is Certain and He Wants
Party Lawmakers.
Until These Have Been Settled,
He Declares, Nothing Else
Oan Be Finally Deter
mined by the People.
fFrnm a Ptaf rorreapono>nt of The Trlhune )
Rochester, Nov. 1.?Governor WoodrOW
Wilson received a twelve-mlntite demon
stration ln Cor.ventlon Hall h-ie tO-nlgbt
after the aame audlence, only ten mlnutea
before, had cheered and shouted for two
mlnutea when one of the speakeis men?
tioned the name of Theodore Roosevelt.
The Demoeratlc candidate for Presldent
waa not ln the hall during the Roosevelt
demonatratlon, and ln hla speech did not
mention the name of the colonel.
Another blg demonstratlon was glven to
Governor Wilson as he rose to speak In
the theatre, when the entire audien.-e.
wavlng sma'.l American flags, cheered him
for eleven mlnutes.
Governor Wilson praetlcally rlosert hls
campaign for the Presidency with the
two speeches he made here to-nlght. He
spoke to about alx thousand persons In
-'onventlon Hall and about three thousand
In the Miubert Theatre. and he told BBCh
of hla audiences that his own election was
assured and thut he wanted them to also
elect a Demoeratlc Congreaa and a Demo
ctatl'i Leglslature.
Eulogizea William McKinley,
In both hls speeches to-nlght Governor
Wilson eulof?lze.1 the late Presldent Bto
Kinl.y. assertlng that the Republlcan
party had produced no real constructlva
statermun sln08 hlH death. He suld the
only tariff ln the world comparable to
that of the United Btatea waa RuaaU'a
He deflned a Republican aa a nuut WhO
really believed that only those who had
the biggaat materlal li.tenst in the com
inunity slmuld rontrol-'"a system of
truateeahlp," bi aal i. and ba deflned a
Democrat as B man who U>ok common
counsel aith tba peopla of averaga Intel
llcen'-e iii the country. He ?ald:
I wai.t to eall rour attentlon to the fa-t
that alnca Wllliam McKlnlaj? dled tleie
? ,., . mptoraa of foutwj*?
l,?-..'. rahlD ln tl..- Republh an paJ I ? ? Tnera
LiTra been aplendid men ln tbe Ke,,uw o-n
part) doi ? mlaunderstand ?"?-.:???'? .
nava baaa man ol fine moral foro There
have been men who have beei cow 8 oua
enoufh to point ..'ii the fundamental evtls
of o ir in- Thara have been men w?ra
mun .11 our anerglea and reylee au our
moral impulaea, bul that la one Jhtng. ana
eonatruciTve leaderahlp la another thtag.
Vou wlll remember-aome men beri
ent wlll ramembar-what waa hana-mm,
when Mr McKinley dled.
The two fundamental issues of twa
campaign, ror frienda, are the tariff ana
the truau. until you Bettla thla you can*
not do anythlng elae. becauae, untu you
aettl" that. you haveil t detenmlne'i
whether you are golng to have frea gov?
ernment or not, and lf you don t hav- b
free govern mnt you do not tct a gov?
ernment tn.it can do any thing. A gov?
ernment with tha aJltance that maaea
free.ioni impoaslble ls a government that
cannot aerva >"ou, and the whole point or
tba tarlfl pollcy and of the trust sltuation
ls that the governlng foroaa of thla opan
trv li? outaide of Ihe government of the
1'nlted Btatea, und until rou have pot
them ir--!.:- lha govarnmeni and tha gov?
ernment Up own maater it ls Idla to taiK
of any programmea i f refonn that ita
with tii? mere q teatlon of the contro; or
the government lts-lf.
Governor vViiaon partleularly trled to
ois b idlence vvitu ti.e fact that he
was pot ln favor of free tnide. He aald:
1 have not heard unv the igbtl ll J '? m -
cr.it anywbera propoae free trade, for t:.-t
v.ry ?? od reaaon that It if an Immamorial
j pollcy of thi United Statrs to Bupport the
?Btate govarnmanta on dlret and lha fed?
eral government on Indlrect taxatlon, :m?l
the only ahundant aourca of Indlrect tax
Btlon la to be fcund in dutiea at tha porta
Ab long as ihe federal government la
apendlng vast Bi.nis of money, therefore,
lt muBt collecl vaal auma of money at the
port* of Ihe United rJtatea.
No Escape from Custom Duties.
There la no aacana tbat i oan see for
a long, long 11ni?? to come from cuetem
duties. Hut free tr.ide aiul Juatlce ara
rary dlfferent iiiiubs. Ur. afoKinley ad?
mitted tii.it tha tarirr rates wera not just
nnd that it was dua ln falrneaa to the
b ;slnass of Anierl-a that thosn rates
ahould be lowerad, partloularli aa there
wera all s..rtB of apevial favora lylng run
l, all boi ta of api cla l nltiea
1 llt up for partl. ular gr./.ips of men u .
had the Inalfle In tha concealed rooms al
Washlnk't m And the Demoeratlc ad
mlnlatration proposea to root out every
apecial favor It can Und ln the tarlfl
N..W. I do rmt want to see the govern?
ment of th< LTn - ' states or any other
government fix prlcea. but I de arai I to
a.-e som? govemmenl atep In and
"You ean aell thal raw aiatertal al aay
prlea vou pleaae, bul ? u ba1 - get to sell
(t to everyl ody at the aama prtee.
Then thera la another monnpoltstlo
pni-tice Certain monopniistie- concerna
will atop seiiing ahaolntaly neeeaaary
gnods to certain refallers If t>>ev venturo
to buy s?me of thelr gooda from smaller
rompetttors Now. yo i enn stop that
Just a' e.isllV 81 "Oll '.'UI BtOP CUt-thrOBl
rompetlttnn by llloirlmnte underaelltng by
B< lllne at laoa thnn eost In one loeallty
snd at ar.other prlce ln another lo<*atlty.
Governor Wilson aald he waa afrnld nf
the Reeobtteaa letblera becauae they
were men Of irood conaclenco. The thlrd
rartv Ieaders he placed tn the aame cate
pory also. He aald:
I Hm afrnld 01 the bellefs of the n.
pubiirnn ieaders, not of thelr rnorele, and
i |n loohlng al tha thlrd party, am re
dered une.-isv lo- thf_ c'r.Ui-'stittee thnt
tlig same rro n who ha^'e ncted upon these
bellefi ln the pnst are found to he th
Ieaders of thla nevv hranch of the Re?
publican party. And l cannot bellave
? h.it they have eseaped from the Intel
lectual atmosphere In which they w.rt
Governor Wilson rrltlclsed the Tlnl'.ed
Btates flenata aa a "cltadel of private ln
t-ri.'-t." deetarhag the people had not had
posseaslon of that body for a -reneratl-v.
P.oth meetlnjrs to-nlght were man.ig<d
by the antl-Murphy Democrats-of Mon
roe County, lieaded by Wllliam V Ruck
iey, atate commttteeman, and Geoige
ktoeht. chalrman of the county commit?
tee. Thomaa W. Flnucane. the Murphy
Btate commltteeman, did not appear at
elther of the meettnga
Whlle the Demoeratlc Ieaders here told
Oovernor Wilson that Monioe t'ounty
would andenbtadly BO Demoeratlc thla
>ear for the first time BhaOB UTi they
were Botnewhat nervona over tbe stren?th
of the thlrd term party. which. they Biid.
had an almost even money thance of
electlnp Its rounty tiebet
Brooklyn Ooncern Has a Oapital of
Albany. Nov. I ? Frederick Loeser
ft Co. Inc, of Rrooklyn, waa lncor
porated to-day with a capital of $3,000,
000 to conduet department stores. The
dlrectora are II. Klmer Olbb, of Morrla
town. K. J.; Ernest J. Hanford, William
G. Cooper, Walter Hammltt and Alden
S. Swan, of Brooklyn; Auitust (^uortrup.
of Rlchmond FfIII. I.otiR Island. and II
L Pratt. of Glen r*ove, Long Iflland
The Number Beven Hundred and Klve
l'lfth Avenuo Corporation, of New Y..rk
alao waa lricornnrated with a caoltal of
$1,800,000 to deal ln real eatato. The
dlrectora ara Woodburv O. Langdon.
Sophla E. Langdon and VV llllum M. Crulk
ahank. of Now York,
Uses "The Interests" and Wil
son as Twin Targets.
Vice-Presidential Candidate, at
Buffalo, Thinks It "May
Be Regenerated."
[By T#Iegraph to Tha Trlbune. 1
Buffalo. Nov. 1.?Governor Hlram John?
son of Caiifornla set up Wall Street and
Woodrow WIlBon as twin targets in hla
speech at Old Oonventlon Hall tOMilght
and proceeded to shoot both full of holes.
An audience of tlve thousand personu
cheered every blow of his attack on "the
inetrests." Apparently Wall Street has
not a alngle friend in Buffalo. The thlrd
party candidate for Vice-President took a
portlon of Governor Wllaon s Madlson
Square Garden speech aa tbe baaia of Ua
attack. He .-aid.
Laat night the Democratlc candidate,
ln a bousuul mootl, guve utterance to a
partlcular statement that was enllght'n
Ing from certain asptcts. ln order that
I may quote him correctly I wlll read
his remarka as quoted in the preat. He
apoke as t'ollows:
"The gentlemen down in Wall Street
don't bet live to one on their own de
strnction, atid they don't go to their
I buelresa smillng and complacent when
tli?y expect a deluge next week."
What does he mean? He meant, of
eouree, thut Wall Street waa bettlng upon
his succeh.s, and upon contemplatlon of
his bcasted success waa golng to busl?
ness smlllng and complacent, knowlng
that no Injury would Le done to Wall
Street by reason of his election. Laat
nlght this confesalon fell from hla Upa
In the prlde of his receptlon. Of course,
Wall Street has no fear of the Demo?
cratlc party. Wall 8treet and every
other interest ln thls country that ls
talnte.t with dlalionest success fear only
one man. They know his dynamtc force
and courage wlll check their aggreaalons.
Saya Wilson ls Revealed.
The man that Wall Street fears Is Theo
, dore Roosevelt. When Mr. Wlison made
1 that confeeeton he relleved ua from the
I neccflalty of maklng Inferencea and draw
Ing concluiiona because he toid Just where
he stood and, what is more. Juat where
Wall BUreet stands ln thla contest.
Governor Johnson added:
"You'll lind aome of the cunnlng New
York newapaperfl have omltted thls part
Of the speech."
The Bpeaker wnt on to compare the
meetlnga of the rtval candldates In Madl
Bon H^uare Qarden. Of the Rooaevelt
meetlng, he sald that from 50,000 to 100,000
I people were unabtit to get ln. "They
'. needad Jio cheer leader; no band waa
:.., >Ied to play 'Tammany' durlng any part
| of that jneetlng " The Roosevelt demon
istratlon Insplred i allfornia's Governor 1
j with tbe hope that New York Clty Itself
i mlgbt ba regenerated. He eald:
Judgmg from th* meetlngs ln Madlaon
I Bquare Qarden, New York Clty Itself
may be regenerated by thls eampalgn.
; That Bounda almost ImpoeetMe, I know,
! bui perhape the millennlum ls really on its
way and New York is to be regenerated j
end rehabtlltated polltlcaliy.
Buffalo did Its beat to emulate Madlson
Square Garden. It made a brave effort
to equal the record for contlnuouB cheer
Ing whlch the Wilson men set. It fell
- Ml by B ?ood many mlnutes, but local
'clockera" sald that the twenty-flve-mln
ute hubbub waa at leaat a county record
f,,r a rally. Governor Johnson was in
radlcal humor. He etood on the plat
form Of his party durlng the greater part
of the meetlng, but once or twice he
could not reslst the temptatlon of hopplng
hlgher and clleking his heels together out
of pure exuberance. In dlscussing the
? piank calllng for the abollton of chlld
labor, he sald:
I would P> much further, ae far aa
1 am porsonaily concerned. I don't care
what you call It. but I would use the
'< shelteting and protectlng arm of govem
I rnent to aid those llttio chlldren who are
d to toll. And I would nurture by
government and brlng up by government
, i.ire thoae chlldren when it waa necee
Will Carry New York by at
Least 200,000, He Says.
Kormaa I. Mack, chalrman of the
B-eOUttre committee of the Democratlc
gttte Committee, made his flrst election
predletlon yesterday by announclng that
Oovernor Wllaon would carry the State
of New York by no lesa than 200,000
plurallty, Mr. Mack sald:
From Information at land, coming from
e\ery section of the etate, there Ib no
qieatlon ln my mind but we are enterlng
the h,.me stretch In New York, with
Taft ind Roosevelt runnlng about neck
atid neck The ambltlon of both wlngs
ol the Hepubllcan party now seems to
be to eee Whlch one of them wlll eapturo
the 1 iruest number of Republican votee.
Now, thts can mean but one thlng. and
from my peraonal observatlon I am con
fldenl that lt means that Governor Wu?
?on wlll come down to The Rronx with a
plurallty of from tlftv thouBand to sixty
thousand. Wllaon wlll poll a tremendous
v,te ln Greater New York, and lt Ib dlfn
cult to flgure how his plurallty In thlB
Mate will be kss than two hundred
Tbouaanda of regular Republlcans, who
are now anxlous to see their party per
petuated and who love their old party
for what it haa meant to them, boy and
man, ln the past, are satlstied now, on
the ave Of election, that 1'roaldent Taft
has no show of eaitylag New York State
or of eleotkm, and wlll vote for Wilson and
Marshall, In order to make the defeat of
the Bull Mooee candtdate more certain
and ln order to perpetuate the party of
their fathera.
At the meetlng of the exeeutive com?
mittee of the Democratlc County Com?
mittee at Tammany Hall yeaterday, two
thlrds nf the dlstrlct leadera Bubmltted
their estlmateB of the vote. No announoe
ment of the Tammany estimatea wlll be
made. however. until all the reports are
received to-day. Former Judge D. Cady
Herrlck sent a letter to the Democratlc
State Committee indorslng the candidacy
of Wllllam Sulzer for Governor.
L R. Wilfley Wlthheld Money
in Mexican Deal, Charges
Arrerican Engineer.
Man Who from the Bench
Cleaned Up Shanghai Said to
Have Voted Sxorbitant
Sums to Stlf and Friends.
ha> Psble V> The TriSiir* 1
Mexico City, Nw. 1.?Sensatlonal al
legatlons against Lebbeus R Wilfley,
formerly Attorney Qeneral of the Phn
ippine Islands and Judge of the United
States Court in Chlna, were made ln %
suit brought here to-day by Charles
A. Hamllton, an Am?rlcan mlnlng en?
gineer. Wilfley contracted to buy Ham
Ilton's interest in the San Juan de
Taviche mine, in the State of Oaxaca.
for $1,000,1)00. Hamilton alleges that
Wilfley wlthheld from him certain net
proceeds of the property whlch ahould.
according to the contract, have been
turned over to him as lnatalments on
tjhe purchaso prlce. Wilfley, it ls
charged, voted himself and hla friends
exorbltant sums for salarles and legal
feea, besldes exactlng a rental of $600
monthly for offlces of the company en
aulte, oceupied by Wilfley peraonally
and for whlch, lt ls aaid, Wilfley him?
self paid only $260. Other acoueatlone
involve the relationa of Wilfley and
Hamilton ag lawyer and cllent.
Wilfley recently gained posseaalon of
the mlne for Hamllton after the latter
had lost it ln litlgation, taklng 40 per
cent of the property for a fee, lt la
sald. Wilfley arrlved ln Mexico three
years ago with a peraonal letter of in
troduction from Preaident Taft to Qen?
eral Porflrlo Dlaz, by whlch he ob?
talned the asslatance of Dlaz ln the
mlne eult
Wilfley came origlnally from St.
Louis, and had a atormy career in
Chlna, which resulted ln impeachment
proceedlngs ln Congress. Later he re
signed from the bench and came to
Mexico, where aince he has been a con
epicuous flgure.
Lebbens R. Wilfley came out of the af
falr ln Chlna with flylng colors. He was
appolnted ln 1908 to provide over the new
extra-terrRorlal court ln Shanghai. Thls
clty was at that time a hotbed of corrup?
tlon. Wilfley cleaned out a colony of dls
sclute women who claimed the protectlon
of the American flag. He flned each of
them $1,000, but tuspended the flnes on
condltion that they leave the colony. The
result was the restoratlon of the good
name of the American colony.
Thls drastlc action aroused the enmity
of a corrupt element, and wlthln a year
he found himself under charges. These
accuaatlons were that by the quotatl. n
of a declslon whlch contained langiia?
offensive to Catholics he had demo.-i
etrated unfltness for the bench, and that
by dlsqualifylng most of the American at
torneys before his bar he had exceeded
his authorlty and exercised tyrannical
From these charges he was exonerated
and waa compllmented for rldding his
court of shysters.
Mr. Wilfley la a natlve of Missouri and
k graduate of Yale Law School. He was
in general practlce ?n Bt Louis until 1?1.
American Conanlate at Acapul
co Damaged by Coast Storm.
(From Tha Trlbuna Bure_u.l
Washington, Nov. 1.? A report of a ee
ver* burrlcane that awept the weat coaet
of Mexlco Wedneaday nlght and did muoh
d&mage was received to-day by the De?
partment of State and the Navy Depart?
ment. Tha dispatch to the State Depart?
ment stated that the roof of the Am?r
ican ronsulate at Acapulco waa destroyed
and that extenelve damage waa done ta
the city. A heavy raln added to the dam?
age at the consulate.
The Maryland will remain at Acapulco.
several davs to afford relief. It waa re?
ported to the Navy Department that the
Maryland wamed the crulser Cl-svelend
by wrrelesa of the approach of the cyclone
and prohably averted damage. The hur
rlcane caueed heavy losa along the Pa?
clfle Coaet.
e -
The Phoka, with Oaptain Sjed
off, the Explorer, Aboard.
Archongel, Ruaala, Nov. 1.
ateamer which haa arrlved here from
Norway reports that the Bteamer
Phoka. with Captaln BJedotTs po!?r
expedltion, haa been wrecked.
The ateamer brought no detalla con
cernlng the loes of the Phoka
Albany, Nov. 1.?Governor Dix approved
to-day the purchase for J60.000 of ?35 ecref
of land ln the town of Beekman, Dutohess
County, by the board of managers of th*
Btate Induatrial Farm Colony, aa a BM
for the proposed state colony for .ve
On November 1, 1912, the Pennsylvania Railroad
Company opened a new Ticket Office at
153 West 125th Street
Between Lenox and Seventh Avenues
Tickets to all principal stations in the West, North
west, the South and Southwest, parlor and sleeping car
reservations, time tables and full information may be pro
ctired at this office, in the heart of Upper Manhattan.
Telephone "7900 Madison."

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