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Delay in Trials Of Profiteers fiowe Raises Bail in Several Cates and Orders Lawyer? for Absentees to Have Them Return to the City Refuses Time Extensions gifey Has Plan to Enable Hoa*cw*vc9 *? ?uy Sugar Cheaply in Carload Lots j_ open season for profiteers was ?iiW?I5y declared by Federal Judge H?rland B. Howe yesterday, n-hen ?(r?M d-tfendants, indicted for viola tie? of the Lever food control act, ?ere called to plead. Absentees were ratified through their attorneys that ?heir trials would proceed without de Uv. In the cases of Hyman Kessler tt? hi? wif'? Judge Howe raised the i ijjjl from $1,000 on the first indictment m $10,000 in each case. The Ressners ?ere hel? on a superseding indictment naaVr $5-00? bail on the charge of sribing "***- A N'icolett, one of Armin f. Riley's "Flying Squadron." When the Kesslers were called to ?lead to the superseding indictment , Judge Howe asked Maxwell S. Mattuck, ; Assistant United States Attorney in ? chirge of anti-profiteering prosee?*- ! tiens, what '?as the bail in the first ose. Mr. Maxwell replied that it was $1,000. "That will not do," said Judge Howe. ?We must put these cases under heavy toil." ' Held on Bribery ?Charge The Besslers, who conduct a store at ;m Mulberry Street, are accused of profiteering in sugar. Nicolett is un? der $2,500 bail on an indictment charg? in? he accepted a bribe. Judge Howe directed that their trial be set for next Wednesday. The next case was that of John Mc E!roy, under indictment for profiteer in? in potatoes. Attorney John Sam Bon, ? who presented McElroy, told ! Judge Howe that his client was out of ? town, but would be at the Saratoga j rices. "I don't care for the races," said Judge Howe. "Bring him here Mon? day." Morris Spurt, out on $3.000 bail un? der indictment charging that he made i a profit of from 7 to 8 cents in a 50, CCO-pound sugar deal, had his bail raised from $3r000 to $5.000, and was jjiven a week to change his plea. Further Delay Refused Judge Howe refused to grant C. W. ind C. A Kimbal!, held on a potatoe profiteering charge, two weeks exten? sion of time to plead and ordered that they be brought in next Monday. The Eculston-Beckert Company and An? drew Roulston, indicted for profiteer? ing in sugar, were ordered to plead to-day. Mr. Riley yesterday told Mrs. Louise Reed We'zmiller, Deputy Commis? sioner of Public Markets, that if the htusewives of New York can get to? gether and buy sugar ir^ carload lots, I se can obtain it for them with a guar- ? antee of no excessive profit and on the [ seme basis as that upon which the ] eanners are supplied. Mrs. Welzmil ler said that if groups of women in ' this city can be organized she can ob- | tain the sugar for them in carload lots. The sugar is packed in 110-pound sacks and there are from 400 to 800 bags in each car. Summons Law Revived For Minor Infractions Police to Decide if Prisoner Shall Be Locked Up or Answer Charge Later Instructions were sent to city magis? trates yesterday by Chief Magistrate McAdoo and to police captains by Police Commissioner Enright to utilize, for the rest of the summer at least, a law passed in 1918 which encourages the issuance of summonses for minor infractions of the law instead of plac? ing the alleged offenders under arrest. The law leaves it to the discretion j of the police lieutenant whether pris- j oners charged with illicit spitting or : smoking, craps shooting and offences , of like gravity shall be locked up or . receive summonses ordering them to answer the charge the next day in police court. Under th? instructions issued yjstarday all such prisoners who can identify themselves satisfac? torily probably will escape a cell unless they ar? convicted and sent to jail. Although it has been in existence for two years, the law has not been in? voked to any extent befojre. It was de? cided to act under its provisions be? cause during the summer police courts dose early and it would be possible for a man charged with an offence which would mean only a fine of a dollar or two at most to spend several hours in a police station cell awaiting arraignment. Picnic Crowd Sees - Tuo Girls Drown Youth Dragged Under in Attempting Rescue; 2 Other Bathers Are Lost Miss Nellie Holster, seventeen, of Passaic, X. J? end Miss Ida Donker sloot, twenty, of Clifton, were drowned in Verona Lake. Vetona, N. J.. yester? day while men and women jvho were attending the picnic of the First Hol? land Reformed Church of Passaic looked on. The girls walked out into the water until it was breast deep and then stepped into a hole. Roloch Holster, a cousin of the younger girl, tried to save them and was dragged under. Charles Truex rescued him. The bodies were taken to Martinside Hospital, whete all efforts to revive them failed. In Hackensack Mathew Pronski, fifteen, of 364 St. Paul's Avenue, was drowned while swimming in the Hack? ensack River. The body was not re? covered. Thomas McCann, thirty, a member of the New York Athletic Club, was swimming in Woodcleft Channel, at Freeport, Long Island, yesterday, when he sank without warning, probably from cramps. His body was recovered. I Seeks Divorce From Wife Who Quit Him in 2 Weeks George W. Nichols, of Masneth, L. I. appeared in the Brooklyn Supreme Court yesterday with a tale of marital woe and a request for permission to serve his wife, Mrs. Katherine E. Nich? ols, with notice of trial for divorce by publication. He said that thev were married on May 31. 1910. On June 14, he alleges, she went away and never came back. When she left, he says, she told him she had heard that her mother was ill in Darby, Pa. When she did not re? turn, her husband alleges, he investi? gated and found that his mother-in law was in excellent health. Later he says, he received two letters from Mrs. Nichols. One of them said in part, according to him: "I have a better chance and I am coing to take it. I am sorry to let you know, but I will not be back." In the oth-^r letter, he says, occurred this passage: "Goodhy forever. I jruess you will be surprised to hear from me as I am going away and do ?not want you to bother me again." Nicholas charges that he found his wife living in Chester, Pa., witn an? other man. Justice Van Sielen took I the order under advisement. [ The Convenient Way to Colorado You've always planned to go to Colorado some day. Why not fix the date of that "some day" for this summer? It's a wonderful trip and surprisingly comfortable and convenient. If you go via Chicago & NorthWesiern Ry. and Union Pacific System You have your choice of three inviting trains leav? ing the Northwestern Terminal, Chicago, every day. COLORADO SPECIAL Leave Chicago 10:30 a. m. today ?Arrive Denver 4:30 p. m. tomorrow DENVER SPECIAL Leave Chicago 6:05 p. m. today Arrive Denver 9:35 p. m. tomorrow COLORADO EXPRESS Leave Chicago 11:20 p. m. today ? Arrive Denver 7:35 a. m. 2nd morning Each of these trains is fully equipped?choose the one whose schedule best suits your individual convenience. For complete information ask any local ticket agent, ?r A. R. Gould, Gen'l Agent, C. & N. W. Ry., 280 Broadway, Tal. Worth 771, or J. B. De Friett, Gen'l Agent, U. P. System, 280 Broadway, Tel. Worth 1757. . '' ' l"""?? 'llT'l/ '??-??; " i " "" Girl, 10, in Starchy Frills, ! Dives to Save Little Darky him I ? In Her Sunday liest She Plunges Off Pier to Rescue Boy Who Had fallen Into River "Sowing Off" 4o Gain Her JFaw; Many Witness Near Tragedy Passengers on a suburb*!? train of the New York, New Haven * Hartford Railroad, which left the Gr&id Central Station at 5:45 p. m., yeettrday, and Was stalled at the Harlem River by an accident to a third-rail steine, became ? ?nterested in a scene on a Harlem iKiver pier at 132d Street ? during the delay. On one side of the pier two little negroes, apparently about ten years old, were "showing off." They played leap frog, they stood on their heads, they played perilous tag ?round the bu'kheads, they pummelled each other with shrill cries of mimic ferocity. The cause s of their antics, a ?rhite girl of about the same age, dressed in her starchiest and frilliest. best, sauntered up and down the opposite side of the pier, burdened with a blue parasol and an elaborate indifference to masculine maneuvers. ? One of the contenders for her glances suddenly swung himself out on a taut hawser that led te the stern of a barge which the tide had swung out into the river^a distance ?_ about thirty feet. Hand over* hand he began to fling himself along the hawser. His rival, however, seized the rope and be? gan alternately to throw his weight upon it and strive to lift it. Grip on Rope Grows We?ke* The result was that the boy on? the rope soon found himself jogging up and down above the river, now almost touching it with his feet and now raised high above it. He kept on labor? iously and managed to reach the barge. He was too exhausted, however, to pull himself up the steep slant of the rope to the stern, and began the return journey. *** He was goinnr more slowly now. Sev :. eral times he triad to throw a lee over the rope to re et his arms, but had not the strength to do ?o, Halfway be? tween the barge and the pier he found that he could not remove one hand for the next grip without losing his hold with the other. Hebung rigidly above the eddying surface of the stream, and the tenor-stricken shine of his eye? balls was visible to the passengers on the trestle. < The little whit? girl, however, still was ostentatiouerV oblivious to the proceedings, strolling Aincingly up and down, with her parasol cocked over one shoulder. Not ao? the little negro on the pier. With a single panicky glance at the immovable figure on the rope he took to his heels. Girl Plunge? lato River The next moment bis rival dropped, twitching and striving to recover his hold. At the splash and strangled cry the little white girl ran to the end of the pier, dropped her parasol and plunged, in all her ?tarchv frills, into the river. She came up with the negro boy's head resting on hei shoulder and a scattering cheer came from the head-cratrmed windows oi the train. Two men who he*n.rd the commotior ran on to the pier with a rope and soor hauled both children to safety. Mean? time the passengers had been takint up a collection and presently a parcel well wrapped in newspapers, thumpec into the street at the feet of the be draggled little girl. As the train move? jerkily on its way she clutched ih< parcel in her arms, gave a drippinj wave of the hand to the departing can and started up the street. That ?3 why two little negro boys one wet and one dry, got home las night without a satisfactory explana tion of their absence and why a littl? white girl, with Sunday frills virtuall; ?ruined, reached home carrying a wel wrapped newspaper parcel which con tained about $75 in bills and silver, am a story that her parents may or ma; not have believed. Mrs. De Cor do va Killed While Defending Self _ (C?ntl?ii?n! fr?m pti? on?) came from New York to-day to remove j his body. Geissler and his wife had a | quarrel last October over her discovery j of the photographs, Mrs. Geissler said. "I accidentally came upon two photo? graphs of Mrs. De Cordova and a lock of hair among his effects," said Mrs. Geissler. "The hair was not mine, and, as I had had some experience in the hair business, I readily recognized that the lock had recently been cut. This led to a dispute between myself and my husband. "Soon afterward I called up Mrs. De Cordova on the telephone at her home in New York. I told her I hoped she might help us to a reconciliation, as 1 wished to get along with Mr. Geissler and was planning that we should own a home together. What Mrs. De Cor? dova replied I will not repeat. I can only quote three proverbs. These are: " 'A guilty conscience needs no ac? cuser, 'Still water runs deep' and 'Si? lence gives co??4S?_?f.' "In spite of what he did, I am taking my husband's body bade to New York to give it a decent burial, for I prom? ised him I would stick to him through life." Husband Says Slayer Of Wife Was Insane Arthur De Cordova, whose wife was murdered by her chauffeur Monday night near Stonington, Conn., made his first statement concerning the tragedy yesterday in this city. He was certain, he declared, that "Barney" Geissler, the chauffeur was not sane. Mr? De Cordova also was able to explain the apparent evidence of a convivial party found in the car in which his wife met her death. He said the whisky bottle found in the car belonged to him and that the cigarette butts found on the floor were thrown there by him on Sunday. He also denied that when the car left the Hotel Griswold, Mrs. Cordova was seat? ed on the front seat beside the chauf? feur. "I would like," he said, "to clear up some details that have been publ'shed. A?- to th ? whisky bottl? in tho car. if i was mine. I always took a flask of ! whisky in the machine. I was out driving Sunday and smoked a number of cigarettes, thus accounting for the the stubs found. "I have been assured by hotel em? ployees that the story Mrs. De Cordo? va was sitting on the front seat when the machine left the Hotel Griswold is a mistake. The car was not a three-seated machine, as stated, but a five-passenger touring car with a victoria top. Mrs. De Cordova was in the .tonneau when she left the hotel. "Barney Geissler never drank, to my knowledge, and at times when I invited him to take a drink he de? clined because he said he drank nothing but beer. I am sure he drank some of the whisky from the bottle in the car, but his doing so is foreign to everything I knew, of him. "He always showed devotion to the whole family, but never exhibited the slightest familiarity toward any of us. The revolver with which he did the shooting belonged to him. My son tells me Barney told him on the way up to New London that, he had a revolver and offered to stop and get some blank cartridges so my son could use the re? volver on the Fourth of July. My son declined, as he did not want to stop. "I am positive Barney was mentally unbalanced. Three weeks ago I orderet him to bring the car at 8 o'clock Sun day morning, and he was late. He ex cused this on the ground that he had to go to mass and would not miss his devotions. When he passed a churcl he would bless himself. "I did not take these things serious? ly, nor his opinion that he could d? anything better than any one else He thought no mechanic could do s? much with an automobile, no chauf feur drive so well as he, and showe? many signs of exaggerated ego." -*_-. Harding Notification Train To Be Run in Two Section! John J. Lyons, chairman of the Nev York City delegation which will partici pate in the notification ceremonies fo Senator Warren G. Harding, Republi can Presidential nominee, at Marior Ohio, July 22, said yesterday that th demand for reservations had been s great that a second section of the spe cial train will have to be made up t accommodate the delegation. The train will leave Grand Centra Station, on the New York Central, a 4:30 p. m. (standard time) on July 21 arriving at Marion at 7:30 o'clock th next morning. It will leave Marion s 4:30 p. m. on July 22, arriving in th i city ;n 7:30 the fo iowintr morntntr. Physicians Deny Being Influenced ByHammer Verdict Bronx Grand Jury Told No Operations Are Refused j to Save Women's Lives j Owing to Doctor's Trial ? The July grand jury of the Bronx ] yesterday began consideration of the cases of numerous physicians in that borough, who, H was said, have refused to perform certain operations to save women's lives because of the outcome of the Dr. Julius Hammer case. Dr. Hammer was recently convicted : of manslaughter because he performed ? the operation in question on Mrs. i Michael Ogonesoff, of 230 Riverside ! Drive, who died thereafter. After his | conviction, protest was made b7 many | physicians in the borough and a state : ment was issued in which certain doc | tors were ruoted as saying that they I were now afraid to perform certain ! delicate operations, even to save pa [ tients' lives, because of the verdict in ; the Hammer case. Physicians examined yesterday by ! the grand jury denied that they had ! any knowledge of or were parties to i the assertions credited to them in the I statement issued. At the conclusion of yesterday's ses ! sion, the jury adjourned until next ; week. It first, however, subpoenaed j for examination at that time a number , of physicians who appeared yesterday but whose testimony was not heard. Among yesterday's witnesses were Dr. Alexander Isaacson, of 1480 Cro tona Park East; Dr. J. L. 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