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VOL XLIlC-NO. 200. NEW YOHK, FRIDAY, MARCH .U. 1876. PRICE TWO CENTS,
A WHELMING TORRENT. I The Bursting of the Grett Rcscr I voir in Leicester, Mass, I WORCESTER'S WATER SUPPLY GONE Devastation in the Villages between Lay side Brcolc and the 'Jity. RAILROAD TRAFFIC INTERRUPTED. Strong Brick Mills Crashed, and Trees Twisted Like Straws. m Wok bhi r, March 30. The fate that r, wssfisrsd bM befdtsn tb elty of Worcester. y Tbi lm MMWOlf Hint supplied the city with i ulcr has bimt lU hniriirs, nnd I" 1" th.ui I three boUfl TOQjOO 1.000 gnll M of WDtl r tint had ' bMI itored iv smnug tbi bibs nf Leicester ID unit ipetl n of the heeds Ol II f I v t bOUSSOd pOfBOni tn t i.o BpproS rhing Bigi ii. dsf u-tated thu valley of Btoitiebroohi oarrytng ruin und Donate rnettont aii l prostrating at OM ItlddM Lion the Industrial 1 1' fit hid mule tbi valley thr ah idi of pear and plenty, Toe rem rv-ilr n'n sliua ed In the town nf Lilt '.fdicr, ft bo tit BTO mllil ' I carriage ro id floni Mia btftfl nl the cltv, ntid con tained seven hundred million if Hon uf Water, fbi 'l on woa trtgl nelly built m IMP, bul WSS rebuilt ftlld filled otiie twenty fi-i i in WTO, ind wai pm of tin noil substantial nil itr.u' ter. Infurtu natch, al t fi DDI I bi Ifftl I U 1 l.ik ho iftlfttid In tbi ntvlmd pDi s-gwunder the dam. In hti-h the outlet pipes were I -lil. and Jamei II. Founds of Lowell, wbi WSJ eniloved BOOH after the Mill river dWtsler to Inspect the d mi. I ild f at he IbOUibt the weak est put uf tbi slru lure was thU very luce .n ftC OUDl of Ibi w iit of n lull d ie Iri Verted fob to trie gallery, wi tch win omitted it the limu of build I Id biC lUBB f the great Inllux Df Wgtef from rings. 1 Ift pTObUblg tli.it these to ings imve t ie i Inpnronptibly uodirnlDlni tbidumfoff the pftftt Ove years, until at lenirih ihe WetOI from (be rotfff ir Itself found Ita w.i tiir.uiih Into Ibi Ch tuber, an I on W d nea d v aft rnoon wai unserved working through the 1 ireb. 'lb'- , . gi Incri p d In volume until I It ami - l no thi ti log an ipict si to lead th" ftut hurt t tea t atTO war. dug to the pec id e living In thi v d ey b low, Aid mult mere Wei in sltnust uulvertnl movlni f furntturn out of the houses and of Stock OUl ol the mllla. and during Wednesday night tbi naopli were sntloualy irstoblng for Hie Impending catas troohe. In the ntMDtluia the SUtbOfltlM Wifi not in active i'ut bv nouns of a sst hngs of huv weighted with stones to ugh I to fill up the bras h sod ston tba task but id vain. The omU noils Stream ateaddv trained In BiSS and ire long paired In torrDDtl from the doof arid win d k of the lower La' e house, baaing bursl through the 11 or. Toward m -ruing the e'lghtly derr-aalng hula nf w iter DDOOUr- agad the workmen to heiieve that their labors Weii DOl ID vain, and they redoiitded thilf ' x rtloni Plni tree WSti fsllid and Bunk Into the ore. k. and can I ud after nan loud of itonst and grftral wars irnDtted b their lids, White hill lire ' nt h i if hav were sueked Into tbi boiling and isathtng curranti a i day long the work Brant n At no time the BoWof wn'ur 4fie I tn rterreBSOi tlllt BOOtJ It bffn wit1) redoubled Trie. and ftboutiocinok the Wfttl r has in fl 'Wltnr ones moie nut of tue dour and wlndowi of the lower it i bousi it was thought th u p minis a largs mount of damn i"ii 1 l.e aveiteJ ty t.iotuhg the d un in liliotliT place i tint it U rtloii i f the w .t-r u teht tie diverted fr rn th- m re thu-klv t opu- lateu vHilev, and ftvoordingly workiDiO o gan rutting a t snob tbmusb ins iast dam :nd at 4 oelu fcn cut thr.- feel wide, ftboutfllti ffit long and usasn fssl deep waa completed arid a itrsnrn two fast di ei bagsn flowing ihrouirh. But this expodlsn proved of iittls afallt is thi leak id h . I, ind at Dae o lock t wa- ter began buhbllnr up out of the groin Dboas the lower g te. and In few niotionta nbotbir -tieam big in Bowing s f w fist on the tight nnd n moment later n lolrd dm n. nnpe tt ranee on Mn left. Tbi w ik:in were ordered to r tiiir lnho -. aa It wss evident thi dam wnsdoomed end thre Wftl daiuir of the wbde Living way ut any inu i ent. on u lbs flr-t new brink ma ?e li ap I curat, e. n ease) gt r wars sent t" ft urn the i so pie III trie v.Ilrv, n d th" bundfids who h d oongregatad in the vlclnltf or ins dam stood in niomantvry sspectntion of the water rush down tbs railsv in nsoiid bodii Me dllv and mpldly the turrente lrn-rtaed in aute, and ere long the three ur had In one huge volume that out sway tne gravel bank thai formed tru laraeal t ortlon of tbi dam Hone trass abol uu 1 out uf the htoMiinif rum lit, iiiul rapid) i ipad down htresm, llig atonai ami base nf hav f teted along horns downu rdhvtns lame Irreajatlids bower, Im nen-e pi jtiiulea of e-irth lllddenly fell aw iy end dli 11 pearvdi nod hiii tin watsri eac their way h u kward toward the ootid, AtttoOIOCk nothing Intervened b tweenlhf Volume 11I water and the valley huluw hut the nasi of aotd fttune mninrv laid In cement ten feet thick, nnd t he wj.tff wn rushing lhruuh the ten-foot nrrti with Irristetlbli foroi( in a moment the arch crumhled, mid the grant block! of gruilte were earned dOWU the htre un a though mere psbbliSa loon the Ion rivt pousSi tnnt hud Itood flrm a rslnst tlie Immen e prt ia ire of the water, sUGOUfnbid and with one grand crash fsil i he hrea h gradually wldi nsd nnd dnspnnidl until 11 wan nt-ailv ek'htv fe-t whin nrol twenty feet deep, The n Ild masonnry wull itood walf an I t 7 o'clock lite w tr w n pouring over it lu a torrent slv or eiuht en dee pi bui uppsr sntly without making an imnriaaion upon 1 s'ructure. At that hour tba uprsrg tsbouss n a Hiding, hut minor - iVrt tut it fell toon nft'f Ward, I lie w a'fi in tt e r e rv If OOVSriHg one hundred ana forty nerii rsli some sixtasu fnai III the course of mid hour nnd a h II. and a It ruai bi down i.vnd iiro.,u tan traee fall bsfor ll like pi ps ptem nnd pouiijeiH rollsd and tun bin ! ulong aa pent las hi th harnt of n giant, Ahout h mile below the dam i, nd brook saw tl-alnto KatUs brook. at the vljlnfi of Oberry v diei, id lure wai where me itr-1 damage to 4 proper ci was dune, Tne ire dwelling holism aJ ham o fieorfi IT, lnev itOOd dlreilly In ttiH path ol the flood, end the waters lifted t c ham from ita foundation aiu) Bent It 11 timr down the itTSSm whil they p-ur.il thr uah thi dwelling Itself, riming UMh hall of the front nl the tiulldlnir. Hie ro.ni t. Letet star end the brj iie was iwipt out pi eglatsncSi and on the west aide of the a reain half a do, n or more dwelilnus were tilled with Water, ftultb pond l" uddy i - aeveral feet, nnd a numhsr of teiiemeut uu the south aide were ovsrfli we I, Jamei a. Smith's two-storv brick mill below the d m Hd.1 ul i oat aurrouiided by thi r ising torrent, ind tba main portion orumbled before ii I diing i ver a onlnrnnt vVrignt Dot to in l v 1 iwo'itori frame 11. HI was thi next atr.iriur iDst ayei Swept away, and (tn dun 11 m d like 1 its, A. K. .Smith leaned tu mill, nnd old) few WSekt kgO effected an lumratice Vpotl 'i . but -a the the imiIjov e.overa oply loii Ol ti t; Iruurauui will do Mr. Sujith ilulu g ' at. li e flood had now reached the confines of wnroeater, and the four Storv brick mill of Aah Worth 4 Jonai wai tt.e Br-l to auffer. UnueiiU Ol lbs UlSIU iiuiUiug w in rltuied off, I ud the pye home, plcksr buliainii ttirrbouaesniins bu did u 1- houae Ware swept awi' . Darling's " In in ii. 1 mail n.n:. etructuri, end the oye hi. pkgsr bousii feii vlotlms 10 tbn on eiiiuing tioud. Next wai tna imnfl woodsn l,Jdd mill tdii hiui.in Jamas, wblob was 1 1 i' 0 down wilIi the ft' did like a feather an 1 o iii ed to piH , h i lia tnrse stori buck wnllan vi'hi.d thaJuiuest ii Mnnuf ctunug Company, on-hautn .fn mifl below, wa vuiteUaud nned w.th sand ins driu tarried away, .ml hoie pr iises isvusveUa, Tbi wstsr after Jatntiviiit), followed the atmam wblob ' UWII ul All Urn. .ha rivr hanks raiMM WI' li ti luW UllLi Uoodid til dP ootLSfu? 11 A-burn.li loeatad the Urn ds V, r '! ' J. Si Stnun, with alar au ,r. r,ia "lamnii at tbli plnonnmnot ro.uM ,:ilV,,,;i1llt'-'11 9f Jhenndgea and Prut Ma i being valou uway. to New iv ii i-' . lu T Vrr rntracni ite ooufM VrldSB tu ' 'I"! from Htiliwaier ii thi ' lbs i-lty to within one Nisptn it) from 1 ? wnslnundnind to a Brain win i , " 1 ' ril t"h "i the boat fSMlayllfdiuiL. ! "l al o-clouk wi A t S w W MMrruir! ihl" 0"M tBn m"e Iron lht wwi vvyiMwiai ttftt l and Uoojiub buiia- h I ffVa, ft I H ggggggHHHB Inn Which tti fifteen fuel above the or'tnary wterlpvel. At lieearllle. tn New Wnrrter, are loca'cd the WOOllin mllle tf Alm-rt (urtla. The dam at theieinilU withstood the pree-ure of the rnr lent for a coiialder.dde time, raualtuf the water to not bncM upon the dwelling house In the vicinity, , . u At length the dam micrumbed, end wllh It rain a loud eraah, which Is opposed to have been the falling of one of the large mills. Hut any attemp to reach them was In vain, owtn to the raptdir-flling water. Neat rame the Momnn and Albani rallwiy track andthelnrge granite arched bridge, erected but recently, fnese raatralned the water for a Ihoffl lime, t.ut oon the Wf-t'm ami centre piers of tba hndgs gave way. and on rushed the tudllng, surging atrnam to the large flve-aior brluk carpet mill, owned hy Oiorgi OrorDPton, I he d.un at thee works hd been carried away by the hrenklna of the rraxtun rSierVolf In t Hundav. and Ilia water being afforded a free ; i k" bunted on In Ita courne, doing but Ju lie damage tA the mill. A ama I wuollon mill jnt below, on the OppOStti hank of the river, una lifted up and sbsttftffsd Into mine. Suutb Uridk'e street, which PTOSiSS the river Just be oW Wei SUbrnnfgndt the I ridge swept away, and the roi.d gullied out for e distance of fifteen rods. I he next opposition encountered bv the flood was the track of the ProVl lines and W. rrrt r ituiroad, which -t Isst sceounti wm tnndtng . but 1- now evidently w shed away. At II o'clock (he Wttir had Set hack Uoon the I w part of mo i d) known Dm " island and inenumsroui imall dwslllng ooiuplad prtncl pally hj laoorsri and micbanlcs were rapidly being lllled with water, nnd the OOOUpSBU Oom palled to vnonti them huirledlv to bjvb th ir live-. All of Hie streets lending to Qulnili imOOd V I II ige. where the iltSMIVi w irt WOntl of w -himrn Moon sri located nre flooded, nnd all comtnumcailou with that ptaci is cm ir. What d una.-e I dme there can otiltelm igtned ; hut I lie dmnge 1 hus tar known can be lint trilling compared with what must unsvntdah'Y or ur before the Inl ine' e VotltttlS of water can WSiti It self In I e lllaek BtOtti valley uetOW, tlrdlna 1 1 1 (lu ro WOUld he low lands enough to rrrelve the water wi'hout de-ttoylnr much proper If ex-'ei I tb r in ving ewav of dams, bui at the prsent the wbofi valley t oompieteiv tide I. and t his Hnmeufi nuuntlty of w.tter it win into it must add 1-nude gnd Wldiapri d deairurtlau Id that ulremlt don bv the recent U Ntd Ample warning h id hern given In thN vicinity to avoid any loss of life, but the w.rnt faiM are that the mil ibltuntl nf the itritlS I lilanuf ic tur.ng vlhagc helow sfl not auBOtem ly aw Ifi f 1 1 1 1 tm:endlug danger, an 1 lost of life iipiiu aluioat iiiBVita de before ib currant IDiodJ Iti ftirco There osn be but llttli doubt thst Iblscttvtt hsbliforthip rmnnl of thi damagi dona, ii ! stated t hat the Brn of Asnwortn Jonsa of i 'tierrt valiav hvs n t n i tim otit suthontlot Bva times Within thi pattweck of theihr at 1'iinl djiigci. l hU tlrm, ll la s.,id. Were m post live yeste dav th.t tne dun WOUld give way that tbiV offered tW.'W for in. i u v sgaintt witar dam age for ths nasi thrnt da vs. Wbin ton tiriibli volunsi uf water was futlv rsleased bv the giving wy of too gates it idunged al dig doWB the Villi lo JamseVllla pond. WbifS a portion of It struck the track of thu Huston aud Alhanv Hal. road a' tne depot. The valley caused bv the railroad rovd ncd tui ntsbi i .in out let for tbS fislstlsii masi anJ down the track It Btsrtid, TbS tracks warn laid un an embnuk mem end filled In all tne Waf and on each ulile the torrent -wept un. lifting the tracks like ilry twlgg and twtitlbi thu elcel relit end Wooden ties into hnnaliss heau. carrying the smba k lueut on wnich tin v Were lai J . long wttrj It and Is v tig a deed ragod tin l in Its wake, just as It started down the tTSOk fro u Jumes- vhie it incountirsQ the ttonsHironad hnuge at thtt ntltdi, which Is ahou eig.ite. n f. , t in height and ISCUrsIf lastened nn each aide of the ruul. llie budge dUsppsafwd as If by magic, offering not the a igatcsL lm i-til imeiit to the ruahlng strnaui, I ha streaiDi about ten feet deep, continued down tbs tracki lifting the ratlaaaii wonUnna Weeping aw the new hn gs at biSSVtlli, a's a at ne arched structure briw Lesvilio, Some frigiuful ex -avail ins w-re m.,de, the w .ier cut tin.' in to a depth uf forty feat, uu urn v hi at t he point Whsri the ro.id croaea Curiis'a pond, near Mid vVi tCtStsr b doubts arched stone brl lgD It Uemullstu d the I ittST ae It hail thOii at Jamas Vtt Is and LiesyillSi and pouted lu a bud) wuh all Its accunud il-d rub bish Into tne pond, where it Wja SUDSitUantly Joined by the maiu stre .m which found III ay Iroiu Jameavllle In a roundMbout w lurougn Moneville Into C in la's pond, The New V ork train, due in H iston about uild- nlgiii. ittll no on the tr.uk nasi of Janissvtlls wltn ait lis passingdra, and tue & o'clock end y o'clock Nee) York iratna from Boston are itlll in Worovetar, tbi s ocloon train having trntisfsirad lu tnrougn p.ui-euger bvlor 1 aving Hoatun to tne Saore I, tie. Ibi strenmon reaching CurtHi Pond had d v.alaled a ulstrb t of aOOUt I U miles, and en tirety or nearly avid tbi Boston and Albany Huilroad tor OVSf h If a mils Wheie thr ro.nl t ad i n it now a deep, unsvsn end ragged tuny, wnich ir wm t lie a week or mors of the harueel aci ati hing by tue company t i repair s officii ntly to aend i aaa ogers over it. Tne loss to tm- sor pur tton I- piaCSd by cunpeieut uuthoiiiv ul ab ut t 10,000, It Is utterly ImpOaelbti to eui'iiatv even ap progln Staly tue damage douu lo pyopirtl oy the disaster, hut abrew ii gne .-er UK it all the way from half to a million end a hulf d liars It wiii laks manv das to asci rtaln the dsn usn and ebouid me tiuod pursus Iti devastating way lb rOUgb the vadev of UlS HI ick Ht hid l he total iuiii ni y too. up iwo or mree millions Alter the bad dSStruci Ion of tne lh d c hub the QUSttlon Of w t. at 1- tne city to do for watvf untlfaoma parmanont iuppIj cm be restored There are SiVef d lolUtlOUi to the QUSaitoOi all uf nbicb bays their dlsadvantagee, tint la to ruuncct tue Kit tie brook with the Ild a brook by in ana ol a large pipe, Whlik pi li Dai prt vlously been dlsoussodi Anothnr is to puiiiu w.iter from the New Worcester ponde Into tbs email suppiMng ritarvoir thers being a l ug" ate un pump now in wo, king order foi mla purpOag, Kuiu r uf thSSi plsOe WOUld ln v. ivs great egpousr, w- Ion h .a barn me bugbnar oi tne , resent city government to suru an exit nt thai tm have glveii no heed to me mani wai n Inge of i ne doiigr ol thi cntnstroplis wmcn n.ie J.iat i slallsu mem. In tne evuut i . t- egten I blVS 'he a thi" time, the city would be In a I p.- -i di plorabls o nuiuont and some means fur 1 a tempuran water suppli must bs ipiedU) us vtsidi Aroilier Aouiini. WoCCBiTSBt M iuli 80 lu I. M. It wax hoped t'-day that dlDiwI from the r aervoir dam had beiB uvrried, but ut f o'clock this afternoon the Water w.e seen bun bllng i tne eartn of the dnm baok of the Wttotc aatehouse. The Stfitfll when Drat noticed WM not lirffif than a nun 'a linger. It wns ut once thought th it the dam was going. An al irm was given. Thi men esoapsd to the Hide fill!-, the teams wuro illivuu off to places of sjf. ty. and messsngifi were sent down through Iho valley ti Warn thu p o lo that the 11 lOd wai c uniug. While the men bad beeu Dining to piaons of safety the itinsm bad grown lu lesg than half a inlnu:o It was us l-d4.o ai a in m s leg, In another minute It Vug iu large as a bur. el and throe or four feot high. Then at nei and earth were thrown uu In the stream, ami gradually the e irth nsgan to oavs in. Foot Iter foot uf the once aolhi einn.dikinunt, now thoroughly boniy-Oombid by the O' nun of the wutt r. began to cave lu. I own sections vary lug In is 1 J tli from two to five feet begui to urop nn ll the imbankmcnt gone, awn . back to the face uf the d.un. The cement si I ling wall held for u moment after the eailu had all hen w.shed away. Then a hole appeared In me centra of the wall. Gradually ita use Inorensea until, with one grand crssh, the spiling wull crumbled, letting off TUMUIAM) call i ns uf water atored Dihlodi Tbi nntef rushed down the ravine tn a body twenty fret bight whirling and rushing nt the same time, anil the roar w is terrlbli, First tn mo due of the aweeping fl od woa the stone wu-de u When the Hood sirucft tti-. It tot tt red. ii'ii rn keystone of the arch dropped out. A coipr of the building next gave wu, followed by thu wooden loof, which was SWept onward until drawn Into a whirlpool, when li w a crushsu to matt ti . u and thrown Int' the air. 1 he gatihoUSi wai tipped uver bodily, anJ not even aslone of ll baa mnce buuu eeen. Down through a narrow ravlno 100 feet wide and one milt lung the Uood swept on. I ha side were gullied" f ul r ly dug out clean-In an in atunl for fifty feel until the edge ul the em haiikment was aluioal purpoudn ular. I hrough tim pine wooda on olio aide of tbi raVdie ibu watara toie. The largeat treei were twisted a.uiindlike itfSWe, pulled up bv the fOOtS ami carried onward down the decline. 'I he flood tore out everything In the ravine und rusbid onward toward the blgnwiy i low. A rge barn was t.tken up budlly end carried about Dlty feet, when It atrock a lion mil w j broken in i u pieces. Next was 0iO. W. Kney'a dwel Ingi one of theUue-t In the village. The ruahlng masa Bird k this broadside and Com pletely cleaned out the rear end front wsjis. I ha ends stood, and, Birance to . .r. supported tho roof) under which the water pouiod in a ulld stn )! fSSl high and .K) feet wl ,e. When the dam bioke t he gup waa anout twenty feet In width. I his Increased raoldly afler the water had once gulm-d n p hn ge tin uugh ll, and continued lo lm reaao until nearly the entire ee lion, win i. waa eighty feel lu width, bid been destroyed. 'I he ravine I eing narrow, how ever, held the water back, and It continued to run for three huiire hi fore the reaervolr w.ia exhausted, and the worst of ihedangurat Cherry Valley, the Aral village euonuutercd, waa oyer. A am dl colt in nouae atood ou the opposite Bide uf tbe road from Mr. Olney's. ThU wa takeu up whole, wulrlsd aiouud ou tbe surfaos like a ton for a time, and then down Into thi water, Ihree ur four othif small dwelling were taken un and rarrinl along until they eras h So together and sank out of night. I hp waters from tho riierVolt now reached KettlPbrook, Spd the, v , nmount SWiDl pOfMi a pond, SU nek a line beyord, and waa turned down toward (Jberry Val ley, Janesvlda 1,eesville, Htonevllle, end New Worcester. J. A Smith 4 Co's woollen mill stood at the bead of tne pond. In front of It Whb a dam, which h .d withstood many a severe tost, but tt crumbled under the Immense preavnra brought upon It, and gave wav, and the water of the pond wore added to the already uncontrollable mass. The mill, a substmtial brick etructure, was next struck and crumbled, one brick following another, until three-funrtas of tba null waa In mini, and the water was sweeping through wh it waa left Mending. A short distance below wee the Hottomlv Mlft, operated by A. K. Hmltb. Ibis waa woodeu structure . bout fifty rfeet squ ire, and itood he low e dam which tie Id the water of a pond above. When the waier struck this ll gave way ami tha waters of the nond aeived to attll further in oreuee the vaat emonut which su alreedv swecplnc deatrtioilon before It Tho mill was next stiiick and lifted burtlly to tho top of tbe rushing mnaa. tin It was swept at a tertlflc rate, whirling end turning tn all directions until It atruck Ash worth A Jones' mill. TbU Wai the beat null on the at ream, nnd one of ib" h at tn tho country. It waa a sub stantial brick itructuri funr stones bih, witn an " LM for a boiler bouse. 1 hn tlottomly mil! struck this ' L" with terrific force, knocking It to piece. The Bottom If waa in Completely demollnhtit by the IbOOk as though It h id burn blown up with dualtn, and nothing more was seen whlrh could be reoogntged ea the mtii stnndlni but a mon (tut bef ur. T ia bolter bouse of Amworth and Jones's mltl was ruined in an Inatant. and one end uf the tnalu atructure was awvpt uwav on the U .od. Thu boiler was taken no an t carried along a If tt was only a shingle In a mill lire am, i an SlplOslon w-aa heard above thi r ar of the flood ami a It ream of w.iier w ae thrown several feet above tht surf .ice of the cuirent. Another ex; lsion f How. I. md another, umll Ova hud OCJ urrcd and the hollar waa i iown tn pieces, Mr. Jones also lost a I rga burn, ll wue icUed und crushed liku au e.'g stu ll. Down through the pni at Hunt's mills thi w-ter swept, but the mills are aituated so tar from the Una of the Stream that thev did not receive tbi full sboeltt and the flood utter taking away the dam, swept into the ridlnnid. 1 here wasnoinems of Donmuniontton with James vllle afl r the dam hro.,e, but ll Is thought tho mill is uninjured , although the dam is gone. A the Intervening pi uutry Is low lard, nnd me r.rce ui me Uud e.n i artiaiiv bioa.cn b the waters aptpjillnv. the next u -trm ; loa en countered was the bltfhwiy to Ruondale. Hen the II od struck a small bridge JUSt as a man named John ir. t land, a i - aid ent pf .lame vllle, w i orohliig. It- . with his tuun. Wai Seised by the flood, and a wept on ward. A short turn in tho atreiun thmw Mr. Kueelmd into ! SbsllOW wa'er. and he wu- raSOUcd by those wai china ton progrsss of ths flood. Hta horse a- drowned and the Wagon broken to pi icei, t Olievllls He nam gave w,,y, and tho i ooiiran of thi flood was tbmuun n narrow y II , . and the foal of the rushing water- Was dlStlUOt i I.e. ml fur neurlv a mite I be mill la lb light to be isfe. The tl od to xt pnaaed on to a small uam ami th Uot n an i Al at v h di road. )utt iovo the JamesvlliS ae- , , pot. Bpectetors wno were standing nssr tns , ii i t a.v the Water wai tinny feat hlgii ' w hen it nnproncbed the Uacft, With one tre mendoiis oraah the relit ad embsnkment gave War, opening a gap 4 ) if 5UU fret long, bp 1 SW I fr i desp, A it dl at ih ' arched i uiv ti St lle ' west en i of tbi break withstood lbs prees'ire, and re. p dned In psut n. me coal abeda were carried awsvbui the passenger and frelgnt do , POiS were i 1 1 standing, just n.'f re ths ino ml tins of wstsr itrueh the railroad smbaukmsot il .1 imesville, a section f theatre am f rred Ms way Oil to the Hns of too road, and passing on both sides nf ths dap t . ruabed ten feet ntgboown iiie track carrying devaetatlon befotc it. lbs grads i log quits atuep ut this point, a nsn impetus was glVi I) the water. nd In Ita entires ll lifted thi r.d.aand lies bodily Horn me road bed and turned lorui topsy turvy. for more thnn a mi e It rusbsd hiidlong ind at lust. Just before i each i ng I tie s' one arch btidgi at Curtis! poiiu.it oored a noli down into the rally ad end modi n gap about 80 taet long and 4a ur o feet deep, lb-- WaUr then found Its wav into ( uril-'s pond. 'J be devastation nt tnts poloi win be as cosily as any along (be entire route. The two long and leap cap will rsaulrs miii ii time and great I exen-e to repair. A mile of reltl and ties ' are piled up lu even COnOilVdbls shape, and tm) road rd undsr tns north tr.u k is waabao OUt ID plic s three and four fee: oeep. 'I be ! 1 braneft railroad track wue tenia up bodily, end i parried over to tba main road, Iroea etumita, I i sod ebaotlea were alo mrowu dwu anu woan sd away. I'he flood reached Leeavllle about two n ura i after mo d un broke, aud itruck tba Kntlncl i mio. owned b, All er: I urtle. witn lemfflo force, ! I lie mill g ivo wav nd ctumbled Into ruins, and , the dam waa ruittd SWaV, ihr.a hours after , the d.un biukuuway ths eUcct Wai It.t in vt or 0 slSI. I i he COUrss of the fdre.itn fr.m the re-erv-dr I thr uigh the other vol ige 1 id.. e mc a. sir w ing ' ; tn.it me Water advanced at tho rati ol Hi PS mllei .ui hour, li e iiiat mlii bowavsr waa I m ode in t in ee minutes, Tne tlr-t indication I f trOtlblS at I ir:l 'a Pood I Waa thi rlee of t ue water, At 9 o'clock tbe aiu ; u itlon was uiltlcal, ins waterbudout a hols tin nigh the nam. Tns lloal n and Albany Ka 1 1 road sii red u-s a dutui and w abater nquari w u- lamdiy oonvertctl Into a reisivolr , few mtuutes past B o'clock one end of Oun tl- ,4urblc'a huge i m-n s,, ,t, g.,vo way tailing Into ths stream Brtttti lima ins gan in th. , t Curtis pond dam bad lucrea -d to tWDUty feat ' i nnd soon aftdrward the Arcads bulldtug t-p.cd , over and Sal left Standing ui end. About a Quarter past tell tho double arch I lil IdgS op t nrt Boston and Albany llailioad bo i low Curtis &t M.irok's shop gave way, enaction uf thu smbankmsni seventy feet long nnu twen ; ty feel wide with it. An outlet was made and i i tbi deogef .it New Worcester u as a rl d. Alter i no ae. oiid break of tue r.dli Jad, the ! mill of the Wicks Itanufacturlni Coutpanv at : Houth Worce-tei, waa deatroved. Tne water 1 i then spie.ul out over a scries uf nundoWf, and In th" BOUtU art o the CltV thrre waa a geuefal iii'iiidalion. o furtlisr damage has occurm I, und thu Wfttif is rati dl BUblldlUgi 1 he Itoaton and A I ban y ro ol w ul not, tu open for travel for svaral dsyi, but their train will tun as usual via the vVars River and BoiioDi Hull.- and Uuiuner roidi. Tralae dtogned bv the FloedJl Deecrintlen ol I bv Ha m. BpmiroriKLDi lloroh w.-Tho newi f the bursting 1 1 the Worcaster rssarvolr created gre it iSoltimiOt In this city. The ftflO P M. train from New York Wil I topped on Iti arrival hero by order uf BupirlOtiUdittt Husk i jf the Boston and Albany Railroad It c irrled the mall which, If necei.,rv, will be nut around by way uf Provtdincii lu tht tinornlng. .several Worceitir giuttomnn were on board the train hurrvlng buiiio fiom New York, where th- v had heard the uovva of their danger, and in me diately started lor home. 1 bey w ere obliged to remain here uver night Tho through ii press from Boston for Ban Francisco, due hern ut M;. IV M., was Stopped by the flood, and a train waa made up her. und deapatched westward in Its plsOS at ItSQ 0) lock. Kfforts win te pjidi to fit tbn Dtufnlng irnJni from New York und Albany through to Itoaton. All freight tr . lit) bound cast w HI havu to lie over hero. 'Jliu bunted dam was built on livable brook In 1MB, under Mayor Lincoln's admlulatratl n. In li?0 and '71 It wus reconstructed under t ha supervision of Fnlne Hall, City Fnglueer, and it was liu-rcBsed In height nineteen feot, lu Oipnolty w hi then ' gallons, I'll with the use of flash bourds "o,a":.0U0 gallons 'l i e Iron outlet and waste pU'ea were each twenty four Inches In utauu-irr, und they w. re c .rrb-d undurtbedam on a lid foundation of good ui usoii ry ten feet t nick. He low Hit re was a was e gate thiity inches In dl dueler. I hr d un w a faced with heavy niMaoiitv. end It Baj sirungt hened within bv seven aplling walls nin tilug par.ilhd with tho face of the dam, and fill, d In i.i..', with clay. Tho foot of tho d on was pro tooted from attrltl on on the wutT aldu tiy a iieavy and uloaelv laid muas of cobblu atone. When ft woa rebuilt ll was Intended. If It should beooiUi neoeasarji to raise the dam five fsst hi .'bur. und the w.dl was cousldered amply ationg for i hut purpose. The Mill Hlver dliuster aroused some suspi cions of danger, and In TST1 J . ll. I'r ticis, an en gineer, of Lowe wua employed to msfii an sxamt nation of the am. His tnoort in mb atance won that the einhankmeut wus nf i tent maleil.il, well hudl, aud amply thick, hut not high enough above, the level uf the wu or In the reservoir ; thai It ought to be raised three feet because tl had moie water than It wua I i tended to carry; thut tho able walls ami wing plllnga should be r dsed In order to in .ke It entirely aafe under all ctrciimaiiiure a that the cluniiel Irom the rollwuy Was ll dde lo be washed out If Ilia roilwav discharged water to Ha full rapacity, bSOaUSg thi paving waa m sufDrlenl, am' If lbs chunnul ahould be WSibid out thu roilwav would go, and then a break would be made in tne dam Itself ; thut no suit SblS arch bud been put In thu gallery, and mt want ul it made the d .tnwoalteetat the bot tom ; that a pennanent giUffl ehould ue placed below the dam to doiermiue us leakage, ami the amount of flow from the spring, ua thea might become Important. In Ki ptember. IH74, a petition waa bpiiI to the Common Couucll by U. W. Olimy St DO and other mill uwoore ou Keitle Hrook, btdow tbu junction of Kettle and I.mdo Drooka, aaln2 that In tlutr opinion the dim was not entirely sale, end asking that Mr. Krancls'a Hiigueatlnns he carried nut. It is said that the daui ha leaked at the bottom for aeveral years, and the recent heavy MUM have bad the eff. et of gr.v! ually widening the hretich. t,n Numlav en em pluvee of the Wntr papiirtvient named Marsh put on Big Inchos of flash boatd.aad afterward si Inches more were addsd. Tlita rased tbe water to a lvel twenty-two tnchee ahova the mllway. end sooie of the null owners of lelcei tar, feellna alarmed by th i llss of the water, went to wofceitef and trie i to obtain orders for the rmnoval of tbe flaeb boards, but did not succeed. Afterward they united so itrongly on their removal that the hoards were takeu off. when It was attempted to rSfSS the gate of the waato pipe It wae found to be Hogged to inch en extent that tt could not be stirred, and the pent-up water finally began to force Ita wav through the lower gate houee lo tori cms at abuut a P. M. on Wednesday. I he alarm waa Immediately spread down tha vallev, nnd tho Inhabitants removed their fur niture In great haste, an I fled to the hills, which were Boon dotted wllh their camp fires. Much of tho at rk lu the large mills along the v.. I lev Wai removed to places of eafety. At X A. M. the cltv hydrants wer oueued. and the water wr.e allowed to fl iw out Into the gutters, W hen the water atoppvd running througti the tdpes at W or -ester at 3 A. M. to-dav. the wildest ex citement ensued, os It w IS thought that the dam had given way bodllv, and the water was coming With a rusn down thu narrovv valley, ready to engntph the southern end of tbi cltv and eweei' SWUf ell tba mills. Kor a while people, almost held their breath lu exi rctam-y, but as tue minutes wore on and tbe flood dl 1 not come, the liopi a of t hose whose property wue In danger were revived, itnd It was discovered that then oppagc uf the flow 1 iuough the plpeg was caused by the hydrant becoming clogged with debris, and an hour afterward the water WSJ In full 11 w again, The eill7 ns nnd city authorities Went ShCNStloatlf to w ok, and bv throwing cart loadi of earth. I irgi trees, b dea of bay, and other bulky ar.lclas Into tne gap, the flow from lb dam was partially Itopped, Men were set to work with p idee ind tucks to dig c Inn if Is tor the water to run off uboVS ihe ii un and smnty ituif luto a . .. ., itmnm io tho Saat ward. At noon 'he warerfro-w the iNm found n new Outlet, and began to ruati n it t he aide of tna getaway. At - r. m.. the stoltemsot In creased .gain, and Onlof K:iffttier Ulike put all bis efforts to cut a rbaoiud thrmign the r natern Sloi of tns resrrvoir The track of the Albany un i H t ui ituiir i il tua bean wash id nwsf in four placeit and SOO feet nl in itls work nlu ti vc to be DUlIt, A cons iructl i train w g xh Bprtngnold wiiu a benvi fsros of meu u a. m. m .i 7 r.M .; f A s ft h n s ABOUT 12 Kldaapnttts thai ibi Qaldanaei or the Mireet Profess to Know oil About. It hns lo rn sniil iu vTgtll itmel foff rume daVS tbst a w rll-known ideetttUVVf bad taken ItliOOO from Jay OoUld by thre ileUlOg lo tli uf ti s biing kidnapped and foroed to change iu Stock lactic, temporality at least, borne of the w Lee acre i of thi street praiifldad to know nil about the kidnapping, ami the fcruld no u Honed it In Its mnnsy urtlsls aatsidny After discuasiog thi mvstt ii iui dlegppeef inci ; Mr. Wm. Conner, 0oul4s l urar broksri a u nt i -nian who Is wanted aaewltnese In the Black i 1 1 y suits, the ei tide continues: f ptaBot fores or&i nt be setposj tbst iny member of a bajiSlj sou iraoi B "ty m n u tbi etocs 1 v ebangi u. i t tua n j i by -. It icrateli a s., ng tdmeeu ireai ttic nwAdexloooi lucourtai ti ec l i- tailure Ui i ear u b -i- itvd f is ma nl r irasner, i in it h" soestble t .tat be im f oe i a vle'b: t i tf aatui' a ri d r ituplraey slili-b lu r iii r to provnleidiadi eesueuf waa there pa -.t.k" lilBd I" rrr to- in Dtvt, and Bfeaeat 1 t iui! i se: vice sftcrwsr4 os thi i itltnu i rgtg.ua b tna a? ih ve nu at lie i - lou d One Uaalel end i - V rig nperator, asd then whet leer snow abent sTdoaui las f Is Mr, i ettatr the rn mu ur fOUl p i ' 1-- Ih rePSIS su lU .tl.n of the 4Cg and tue Iiopaor is? A Bvu reporter found (Tncls Dan'l Drew In lis in. ad wav mansion i.ti nutht, seated in is cost iitting room rending sn evening nen ip iper, Alt r the rep rtor b ut read the hi tl I fr m Whlritt tbS above tur srSpta ll quoted lo ( ncle llau'l, the uld gi um ,.ian I mived ptule I. VVbat hev I to dn w it u li v" Mid be. ' I paint been in tha street for m n n i rear, w nut dots tne feller mean by th.' sack and Bospborus r 1 i li" reporter n pinned Am Oriental nulutn f dlvorc -. "th: that's t ts It? Wai. I tell you I don't know notblO1 about it. Why, 1 ain't aeen ( uild for over a e.r, so VOU SOS I Can't baVS iiuttiin to do With this ihing. Ibatl the worst story I ever heard." .4 muni, wm MWMDXM, Ci ii shed vs ti it ii Huh bet nnd Thrown Thirty live I nl lulu a I iui I - hit I ! Thu oonJ ward of the tkhllade1phln ami Reading Railroad Oompany ut the foot of North Ninth itreet, VVIlllStDSburgbi Was last night ll.e sosos ol n tirrlbli tragedf Tbe company hive a large number uf hands em; loyrd lu UUlO idiug the COal from the buaie. and by means of small trucks, Tho railroad is called the "run," and Is situated about tblrtyflve feet shove tht level of thi yard, i hi run. b msani of a chute, communicates wima small row nf pousei lo North renin Itreet, l tween 1-iot stre.t and the Boat river, belonging t the company, to nhl hanumoerof tfu implorees of the com psny end their tamdies live, Among tbti num In w is ons llllnm 1 unmlmrs hi- wifei Jans ind four children, tho oldeil twelve and me youngest seven yean of age, Cummlngi his been a hard druiUer, and has frequently b-a'en his wife on more th in cDeocca.sioii tbrcutnilug her die. J.awt night, a'. ut 10 u clock, he came h'tne, ai d finding hi w ile on tbi bad drunk, bi Com menced abusing her n i l aiie retorting si f) roe V be took ut1 a hatchet and Struck her w 1th it un the ph. under, fine leaped out of the bed. und half dt eased t ruihed OUl of the bouse, and up thS ihUtSOUS on to t he "run ' He followed hr-r Oloeelv and wrtvn about h If wav down tOWafdl tho and of tbi pier be OVsrtOOk h-T, and Itrtk' ng her anotbor blow with the bstcbet, knocked her down Into the 0Oi ' in, a dtatSOiS of fully t ilrtv-flv feel. Miatt While the eldest uf tho children run lu tiie Station hmi -e, half a nnie distant, and rep r ted that tbeli father bad killed their mother. t'uiuiningM WSS found In his roout He waa srreateu ami taken to ma station wblls a aoari h was Instituted f' r tne woman. A Ut bslf past sloven she was found In a dvlng condition on tin- ti ior of the coai i in. rhe uvins woiunn wax IttUuu to Ihe Long 11 u d College tloSPltaf BJiOTBZH BOH i:".s Tin XL. - 4 The Plymouth Commlitei Baeiodlag TmiN mouy Relative m Beeeber'a Uullfa Tho Plymouth Church ipootitl oom i all i'o, nppointsd to try Henry & Dowint msti as ususli at 77 Kicks itreei Inst night, but Mr Bjwen, bis buds, and bis editor did not eppo&r. At the olosi of Tuesday evening's iriiion the commit tro bad yet under c mild ri'i n ths proposal to Introduci tiitlnony ui to Mr. Bieoheri guilt in Justlflostlon uf tho charge of slander tn de tigslnst Mr. Bowsn Tho first witness on this list woi Mr. Andrew HradlbSW. On i I i- ussday Mr. i iper tho olurk of the oburchj Informed Mr. Ward, Mr. Uowsui couusel In tt.o trial, that thu commit- lee had determined to exolude tue pro poped testimony ai h sffiotad a sutije. i wnirh they were hot Pallid upon lo tiy. Ir Ward answered the comrnunlc itluu In Mr. Howen's behalf i t night protesting sgalnst ths action and refilling to attend the leiMOUl Of the coin- mlttas if it did not consent to givo him a full opportunity to otiprovs me charges sgalnst hi ui. The O0m tun nidations wet u both denied the PUbllO, Tho c uuniiltee SpSIlt the evening framing a reply i0 Mr. UoWSU'l letter, WhlOO will l u Bint to day. ii. h. Claflti a Cot's Import nttonsi ludgi Blatobford bag filed a long written ds BtsloS ukiatnlng ih drinurrcri of t lie BsfSUdSPPJ in the lag null! or the OiVSrSttMMll Bgsiuat tho light uit-nibKri ,r die Urm uf 11.11 ( laflln Co from VhOB uia seslarationi usk eWQ0S in tbi nrl ssasi ami i ' -' in tua second, for alleged sndsrvsluaUiBBi sad pi UJlili B than fur, upon illg luipurui .oai. I BOH L'lVil BSIIosi STe -'.-..its fiiuuueu upou the a iui fasti an iha liidu-liiieuis upylBtl th- . ilet-udiiits tor i" 1 1 1 ind (selliiattng ilia n.uo of the idSl ttnl cuas. L, I. iwreaee et Deputy Collet i r ul lai I' ri Dei A ii -vp. and niluri, a-suil ttirougli the 1 . t Itour as eotioh goodi It sow rcinsini iu iu seen whether thi lUhinri A t toraey wdl aig u av lo sin. ud or agoui lue (.Sbl-i, ur lilup llieili. a dlnih IVurd Ngater? In excavating fur tbe new BeWSrat VTOTth and Clfltri ItrsStSj iho Isuurrn have tuuuu ; i : , of two Bkllaloaj and Uu Satin skull, aud a I White BOdCSU ire ,trcf is thev nug in a in irnli grivitne, ipoui t--u feet uuUiTgruuml aul (nui four feet fiom t he lde smik. ll ii anil 1. 1 j Pi While ilrael, broheii ia io ulvoes. It la la im iii"rv uf Unpi and llrltlget Mr riMinln ami their iingiiter f tiurine, who died in taw, ia:?, ma la.g respevilveiy, but m body k ih) mi si t tit r wuttre i were buileu ut uuyiUmguf ILL' gtHVcnlOUe. A Iui ver HentinCDd 99 FOrgirfi Bosfon. Manh no, Abraham Jacaion. the lawyer, and fortrer and iwlailler. wai toauur acuiuuced lu leu i . .ii lu lliu Blule prllOUi Aceldenl in lloin Pedro nnd the Imiprna. Iu t'nmh littlU'l Popular Monthly fur April Is a beautlinl ehruuu iui.ui;r.ti.i fru.n a pilnihig nf ti e ImrUiU uf ItPi JnDeiro, wiiera th necnJi-ut Inppt-ued I ii. . piulraltii, .i. twenty two ihiiaimthui vl Ituxd ami Ita feopie." i , i , , ,!, r i . iur MvnUil u suiu every wUuru Iui VK.- AUv. FRAUD IS MAIL CONTRACTS. II AT IT CO ST TO CO TtlO I, Til K HO VTM n BM TMMX Hon i:s. F. P. flawver Cbaratwa flJOO.Oon for Keen! expense n WaahtDgtAii Twenlv Thou, and Bellara to Department OgJrlal Vas!iikotok. Mfroh 80. The I'oit OflOfl rwmmtttee exaoilnad to-day Francli ('. Taylor, whowas formerly the hookltenper of f, P. Saw yer, tho king of the Southwestern etraw bid mall routea. After lervltig in the capacity of bookkeeper and superlutetideut fur some time, Taylor woa given au Interest In tho - 'nets of Pawver, olong with various other peraona whose Influence end experience were necessary to muke the comldnstlon strong enough to control ill the valuable routes In that section of the country. Taylor says that lo l - ember, 2t Pawver came to Texas to settle up with the va rious parties, lie bad one settlement with Major Klcklln, at which Taylor was present. Sawyer ecuounted fof 1 1.12S.0.10. which ho had drawn on the mall routes In the contracts fur which Fick lln was Intereated. In this settlement Piwyer chimed credit fur y0,0ili), which he asserted he hud expended lu Washington under tbs color of legal expense. I'rcvloui to this he had also been In Texas, some thus In November. IflTti and nude a state ment of expenses un account of certain other rOUtii In which Ficklln was not Interested. At this time ho presented en BOiOttM for about ft MOO, to rover legal expenses In Washington. 1 his amount wai charged to various parties In Interest, and among the rest Taylor hnd to bo ir his proportion, be having a one-thlrty-econd Interest In the routes on account of which this money waa expended. There was one Hem In this account which TeylOf says ho remembers very distinctly a charge of $20,000, fur which Hawyer claimed credit, having paid H, as he i verredi to one Individual, but for what pOfpDii iho account did not eboW, BaWVef woa very r lb ent noout ell tbOSI expenditures, and da cllOSdtOglVI his associate any other Informa tion eoiicernlngtnem than that they were necea- s.irv to protect their Interesti in vrasblngton T.im 1 iii t.url Kiii' nf li i4 laailmnnv will l un. dsrstood when it is remembered that Bnwvif v, ii ssttling witn bii partners for the bosineas of ihf v, .i. . i! ending June 30, UTS, for all these m 11 contractors follow the Government year In their hookktoultig. This, at lenit, ta the atntenient of Tailor, BDd he expressly swore ih.it these scttlenivtite above alluded to were for the Cecal pst ending June 80, 1871, Tuts period covered tbi first Investlgetton of the Straw bid frui. Is by the House I'oat ufllre Com mltteo Tbess disbursement! of $S90fiOOwtt undoubtedl . mi'de for the aume purpose nnd probably through the same enamels as the n sdi bv Bradley Bar! iw. He, It will ho roool e pi d paid out durl'if thU a nne fls al year i ISI-; U aornetnlog l 1 1 Forty tbouaond dollars of tula m ney Ii u low dnutte 1 wua used to stop the Investigation Ii it not prob bis tiista portion ol iw . i ' rV., wu waa dloured for the p.iuie purpo'is? Ihe war wis chiefly directed sgalnst htm by McKlbbsn and Look Wood, wno bad beeu bid den on the routes tn the South west, md hid been driven ofl by thi straw bid oomblnitton I SVior al tesUfl Id t 'tat I one t one in 197A Saw yer, i u a BSttleni ent with t hs Texas parti! a. pro aeiitc I an BCOOUOt I or Vl.is.O, which he Claim Sd bed been expended tn WnshingtoD Taylor do murred to this and the s, tlen ent waa atopprat uu account of pi refusal to agree u te charged with bin proportion of this sain. He said to kw i Bf that he Was tired of having to pay aucb levies on them by blsohmatlsrsi ami if tbay could mt do bus mean with ut siiuaudcrn.g money t this way tney bsd batter stop, Saw vrr replied that ii wua Impossible to man gn these things without thr use uf money. After Mr. Tayl r had concluded tils testlmonv In chief, Ur Cannon tbS Heputdicsn muml cr of the c immlttas, who arts a thr attorney for the Poet OfUCS King, undertooh to croea-exanilne ths witneea, Mr. Cannon is a pettirogging law y r, ami tn hi z- al to badger a witness who give- tastlmt ny unfavorable to bis side of the Case he not uiifrcquently brings out the most iluni iging facta, tin this occasion, Cdiinon In BtStOd mat Hr.TaytOI ihoul 1 t - IT htm whether H iwyer ever roeolb uu-d any names In connection with these ( ayni'Mita uf moneVi Tho witness man rted a relueteooi to tell, and Oannon prosed him all the harder where upon Taylor re lied, Wi . be did mention the name of one person ti Whom he said he paid the twenty thousand dollars whtob w.i charged In tbi no co tut f fix y thousand dollari presented at j tUa ovembrr etledieiit of IHVJ.' " Weil, let ui haw all unotii it," laid Mr. Can- : nOD "l will tat you Just how it oecurred" said 'l av I '. " I came t j W ahlugton In Augu-t. 1014 to see what wsa the mitter with mys counts Bawvcr bsd allowed a number of mvdriftaon , him to gu to pn tei, and WO WON In haste f r maoer, t-iwvrr said tbst lie had been black mailed so tn snd out of the Poit Ofllcs Deb rt ment, nnd tiled to end, in the protest of my drafts iu nut inn ; but 1 w is augn.uti.i not dls posed to he put uff with this explanation. I told blm it we were to be ul.u a mailed lu ibis nay. w b bad better u,uH tbi buitnesa, wi w re riding slong Hsunsylvanta avenue In n buggv, having drtvin over from hav)er's house in Geo! goto WUt an i BB we were going al -ng wo passed Postmaster-Cteneral Craewell. felawyrr I s dd. i h re goes Creswsllt do you know blm V 1 rep-leu ibit I ought to know bin. fur 1 bad n doiiot ihat bo got that twenty tboUB nd dollars which you charged up lo us In .November leT! 'No,' all Sawyer, 'that is wrung; I p ild 111 it money to dorm 1, Routt " 'line was nothing like what Mr. C union wanted i but luviug brought tt out himself bo could not object although be afterward Intl in at d i hat Itiusuiucli as p iwver w as dead, ll w as led proper to have w hat purported to bo the iii' I rations of n deal man g i on the record. Ihe Chairman of Un comuilltee said lo bun turn if they w re not uble t show tn any other wav that It iu t had rtc ived iha twenty thuu- sand doll ire of t-uui -e tm. pait of Pat lors tes timony would he uricketi out. 'I here is, how ever, plsnty of evidence alrendv, wnlch showi tnnt a susnli lous Intimacy aidted be twssn Itoutt and flawysr and lo more than oni lust ah re Wtlirg UlS ImpOCtlon Clerks of the Contract ottce worked up caa a against soms of Bawysr'i routea in Tenas and reported In favor ui imposing fine. for non 'Performance of aer vloii H miii ordered ths Unci remitted, although the sridiuco wae strong uraltist suob n course, j WOMAX'M am lo WOMKX The I uaiil iii loii Ibnl vi ui Kouiided b ihe l.ate Cs r ob ur i. H aborts (1 IV, TlldSD bSlng UUSMi to fulfil his encnt-e-inent i ut Bvihtns i address the Tout g wonunVst i ne tlBi V'S ei thai at the cpulug of their urw uui dlug stTKssi PUteentb itrssti portnsu P JBitosi i'q., de livered ths Bddress, lie lastUutlos wu fooadedflvi rears ago, haviav for (is oojecl the tempoial aonai, hi I.U., lieu al. i.: d i i ngtuux w rlfun- nf ) ou: g m uii:e t. M miv Minug women uui of B4iploymeat tuve laves kelped io timi iituatioas, om tim departun ut u yet us di valoprdi Uaee a oecg resetutohi are given lo ne poor worsiug wi seaof this clly, end triers la a clren Unas h rar of uvr S,0JU voiutaei t which these womuo have sceesa free of charge. Two hundred sad eighteen aoiusn inn i overy Suodiy atti ruoun at j uVlocK ill till l-'hle rlaas. Of IhMI betWSSB uluaty aud uue Liuinlreil are SonVirtl, IVomOU PalOlll Honied. Mrs. Mary BuVSS of if) Drabrossei street, while Irntilug lu Irout uf a ItOVOi was fatally Duriird last Slgbti Ibi bsd put ruine ibaVPJgl into the siuve aud tin hed to r.uiih bar work. The lire pulled, SlOwltUJ OOeu 'he d 'OM Slid sett IBI fire tO her ureas. :ia a reamed and rsa uuu iha afd. The seignbora cuaed her naek ai u (orih. and fihSlIf OlSghl her, iniiuiiip pli.g a blanket aluut bPI pul ulll thr fire, hut not uutil ll Lnd lu.ud) Luru J her. B lie WSJ w ) iai of age. iTbe AntUTammaay Pemosrntsi The Anti-Tammany tieueral uuuilllee meet to nUlit to pSffSSt iheir SrgSSlSltlOS fof H i current year. Tbi Hun. trs IhSfSf IB tO bo BlSitei PrelldrSt, tint Mr. laha D. ruugii'in, lecretsrv. Atnoag the ylurPrgsl'leiits me t .ii-mmu nuiarrl H noose veil and iho Has, Hutu y, andreaa. Either the lluBi l.inaiinel ri. Han ur esAriewblvmss i lurlua Lrary w 11. ue the Chub in-n I IbeMacuUvaCuuimitlSS, AtlnnllCf Nlaalealgpl nod Ohio Huilroad. UlCUatOgD, Va , March :U)1 be trustee of Hit Atluitlc, MlnlftlL 1 aud Ohio llailrosii, under a lle.OpOfOOQ mortgagfi lo-dav BlSd an apiilleuilou In I i.o t'uunl biatea Circuit ' oun. asklogi on behlif of the lornin soiidhuiders the appdutuieii or bhsrlei (iii- ui Sew y ork ana iiiuiiias g, iicuck ul ViibiuU iu ct juiuiiy di rsoiivirai The Chiangs Whiskey Trial. Cnioaoo starob ot. Judge BlotJgett's nhargfl to tbe niry In tbi trial af I'u '.n.iu ami itain sosspird ahnut torir in inn tea, and at 'i 'el nek Ss iui v retired to inaku up ih- ir verdict, A' b o'e ock tu night ti e e-uns Into eourtt ind itatuil that ihey stood ruin fur a uit i .. o.j tuui iui cuuv cuou. Tnej rcUmXagsiu Misty i nbapp) IMeii Tim Oolliotorwsi in thu Custom nousilsit SVealOgseie inigihe nsinei oi tne Uiy uitt rrs witn are to De tBdiovsd tody Phs uniwaar vi cd several i tna'. H 'taity Co dector bydeskir mn ubvui, King Kalakana! Beeepilnn in New Vorb The Aldermen have directed the Comptroller to pay Out in iiu J rarlcy SIJUU ior rsnuge. used iy Hit cuuiiuitlue thai eub rUlUliJ King aaiSSSVe I Ou i TawDnyi fVonli Lassi Paputir Monthly fur April, uu pagea, too Uuair,l jus. sfoccuui. -a Jr. lltAVOH IX THE NAVY TAtlDS. Ilverpaysuenta Made to Contractoro lo the Amount of 8.17.000. Waphinuton, Mun h .TO. Tlio fluli-rora-mltteea on Naval Aff drs to-day made their re porta te tbe full committee of their (Hecovetiee at Portsmouth and h- nr.-n. They foued that Q. Wi Orlfflthi. the contractor who bed built tie new uloop Knterprlse at Portsmouth, had, by a system of fraud connived at by Constructor Hanscomb. been overpsld $lft.000. Donald Mc Kay, who built the sloops Adami and Rsx at Huston, was by tbe same system overpaid $22,000. These overpayments are In the nature of allow ance! made tho ootitractor! un what are pre tended to be delays caused by the Government. There were no changes made In the drafts for the vessels; but there were changes In the con tract which It Is not protended Increased tbe cost of the shins, but wblob caused some delay to the contractor. The oommltteoa after a patient etamlnatlon of these cases unamoiuusly concluded that thov were frauds upon the Government, nnd the full commit toe to do. after receiving tho re ports and onslderlng the facts, directed the chairman to notify the herretary of the Navy thereof, and to rSqUISt blm to withhold any further payment to Grif fiths and McKay. I here w s, under Hans coin's lyititrtt something aMIl due them, but, aa the committee r nteiid, not Jus'lv owing. On the cunir.irv, thev contend that lndo.td of rd. lowing (Hitriilm $lVnn addition il there should have been w ithueid from him I .. tVOMMM than iisiun. The Man IVhS tniid llciwrfn tbe fr liar tie i i nusplrulnm eud JuNtiee. Wasiiinuton, IfflTch 80. Bflfoffl His trlut v.' in Wells entered upon his duties tho Attornov-General's attention was culled to charges that be bsd not prosecuted cuituln crim inal!. Mr. Merrepont declared that tbe Pie.-ddent was satisfied that Mr. WsltiS would make a flood ucceeior of George P. Vlsher. The result proved thnt he Is even better than Fisher-far more pliant and even more cunning than tils predecessor. Pkrrcpunt was warned that the if I ii I r i! ri' SJI mwl iti wnulil rhn lit. In ti.r,nu,il blm, and that while Wtdlc was In office there never would ba nn attempt m ule tn prosecute tbe persons ena ged in that damn,ihle plot. Pierre punt replied th it Writes must be tried be fore he waa condemned, and he believed that wfeiles would make n sBelant offl ter. "if tie fulls to du tils duty white l am Ait rneyGen rait h't me know, nnd if a higher authority n ternossi to pi event me from remuvtug him, 1 wl I promptly n slgn my ufllre." All that wua rhuged before Welles entered upon his duties has cotne true, and yet .Mr. 1'lerrep mt continues to ta ibe Prostdfut's cloik iu thu iicpirtiueut of Justice. BOBBZD IX A BLBBPZHQ CAB A fltnnblvn HherlgTnnd n New York Anaeni blymaa lielleved oi their Wntehee ALBAItTi llflroh no.-ShrrlfT Dnputt of Brooklyn and Aaeemblyman SUIIen of New York were tasaengers In a sleeping car from New Tom this morning. W hen they started, the fhcriff carried a tnagulflccnt JUffWeOSSn sa'rh, Valued at $400, and the Assemblyman Sported at the end of a heavy guld chain u supeib lever, made by Hugcra uf London, and valued at .TJ They tat up late and chatted aoelatdy. 1 he Sheriff explained the detail of hl prepara tions for tin- bunging of Hubensteln. and the A-, mblym.'iu told the unsopbisllcated Sheriff uf the Intrirai lea of le.lslatlun and the tricks and trmptatluiis that beset the path uf tha ver dant an I honest legtaUtur. An luterestod lis tener tn their converaattnn wai amanwtthan aguiltne countenunce. ibe two at length re tired to rest. When they awuite st Album, each reached fur bis natch to aee whether they were un time, but both watches were gune, and with Ihem Mr. Klllian's oucketbouk, und the iimu w itb the undine face. Tha latter hud got uff at BudSOOi saving be was gutng io l'lltatleld. i;i TBSHUIKG ISXOCBSCM, Tbe i.iti lalor Merrill Snmnieoed be- fbre tho Vllliinry I uiiitiiiitre. ITAflntnOVOlT Msrch tO, That eminent sol dier, IfBj r Merri 1. Obo fuuud It prudtaMt teSITeSt trv -n i;i bon'h Carohni on the rharga that they were Kn Kins, and drvw pay fn m OoVSfnSSSni funds while reeetVll hia pay a Major o( Cavalry, u tu ba i-iainloed b) thv Military Oonwdtissof thi Boese He ta a m- liOC' CI that he aakrd the i t idnnao tu dav why lie hud I sea aunimcDeil, If it ts to get inv viewi uu anv b trn-.it- u P el. I with ou amiiu ti ll me nuw. ro I ran atuui iur. eidl. Iiten y'iir Culuiinttie." -in. : pleuoli Informed him thai he im, i ds tmard st lei gtu i u Ihe aouitiuu ul alTdn in K mih Caruhna during tbS Ku K in rai ls. Men ill turned tns h.ick aud idunk awat with tbi phaatom of s eonrl martul ami p aets du.iiiaaai :t .. tea lervloi fct uing hi ti) in the taw. bOUE n t$tttHGTON Toru s. The Prealdeui! Cam pi a lai Mali to be a Mild A neglect li Bttrehet WAgntllOyOMi March ath TbS President h s not yol reco red hum ti.e levsri co u wbut ha.i nisds it nssiss y tor him ti refrsts from i cieui bsameaa for the P st two dav. He asw no vbltrs to-day. It In ro m rd ioblght tha I the Preitdt ut m bedimtldapi i' i l.e atruWe. I l l hollo it r-t nut -rs Morton, Anthnnv, Ed nuuiii sad LogaB who f.- r that one! f iheir nata her miy h i alb il upm lu finish tba U-l term Im- Hi pUD uiau p iny will SsVl in tne While Uuuae ltd ct-uiLry. u Need oI'hii lui. rior Hepnrtnit ul. WAsmnoTon March go. The Military Com ralttie Ii sorsldertsg the aspedisaey of trssaferri gto tba Bnglneer Corps me iuno)i of yahUs Isaas, n.e snrv aj orsOeaaral i f tin bitei and Terrltetiss are uot a uve aUsplCloB and IBI surveys winch annually cost the Goveroeieul a large miui Wm; ha d apebned aitb b the trsuster in luci. Uh the triuafi r 1 1 the ind Las io. 1 PeiilloB Bnreaai and tinp, r-sru pan, of the 1. mil M p, ii i- nueetion BTWes a SSI ui-m u( .n li.u nor He i si tatsai at an Hlmon rnmrroaa Delegation tor Con It Hog AStnttaTODi March BO. -The delegation sent to Cmstnasti by me Pesoayivsaia n ; sblloaa Conven thiii -ahii at entirety owssd by fltups Cssron.aad v ih uadouste b in fort onkllug os the second hallot. N ui om i ball s doseu diligstci in frlsnaly to nuiue. Reni Sherman to Return lo vYaehlastnu WAiitinOToni Msrch BO.- -Oen. Bbermnn bad a iml innrvies rest ci day altfe ihs Dccrotary of nar and it a a agn tlb tarvrn them that the he quarters uf llii? arm) aliutil 1 be broiigM bacg lu V aaidugluu. fltepptas rhe I sane oi Prncttnntsl Onrrwney WASiiinqTox, March flO. With this wash the Treaasry will seaae io bane sen fraetinsai surreucy rivep In P Utieiit of rli ipgS hi t Uin- irunaacUuUa The adrct bill a IU pass Ujl UOSse ay attMtllni lu the Clovornmenl P Hating (iflir, Wahiiinoion, March The Oovernment rrintiiig rtl"r lno bees doing srors 'r private iinna, ami the I'Vllleuce tippeara In . ihat Ibv ..,:...,. BBt haa puvki-ltd Ihe moiiey. The Hauk ul the riale of New York. It Wag rumored in Wall atrert yeeieruav that theoRi an of tbs Baas of tea state of New Yurkisd rsMhrei ps wtsd DP bv tbs 1M ol Mav, bat VteoPresl iieul Turner kaiS 1 ' Wf anv kach IptSOtlOB. Il la FeneradT Dellrve t thai I till r I Patru, the Vice 'h ideal si iba tuns of iai fsilnrei ha mail partial rmtUauoii The Ore Hundredth Nlgbt nl IsllOS Tieaiir. Julius Osrssi woa praaented in Booth's ' beutre Uat f VSttJttl to over II .boo poriuus, Ihe laigoit sndlStiCS ut tBSBSBSOn H wu lintuiadble to arrure BtSOdlrg room nt ' dl I'sal 7 uVloca. and the Do sent - vtcie aoid iur 1 1 0. Tbe Vn. unr A MiirnUerablo ihe lion flll sb n Dutohar niibei to bs An ptuin r, and la Sal 1 to bv ei Congressmen r iiuib's rival. Tbe lliidnon BlVDS Hpen. The Ice In tha Hudson si vsn Wie'e point haj mpVldi suu llii- uver la upen fi un Troy lu New ura JO Til Mis i HOI I TO H V. i a Qsnrgi P. Smith's building, at 1& DUU h street, ana ilaumged 6t000 hr Ant y al rdsf. Heorge Ayrsult'l big oattls are drawing multl- IUUM lu the ut lghtiurlioud uf the llareluy kireet ferry. lesec v. Prsnch, rsrelvsr of the Peopls 'a Ka ' j ' , nsaki sib pay m ,i s ' 1 ou ttir tr si April. Tho Aldermen huvo suthurtZHd tho payment uf New Vuik'b m.are of die u rcuutriO iur t.io euiiiph'tlnu ol Hie Hroialyu hringa, Five hundred Oasii of Angostura blttors and laeiiiybigsulcocoB, me cargo of tiiu img btarlignt. vetc a Mid tr lua'.uuu utile yeaterisy. Mis. LaUrS 0. HollOWH will lecture In the laive hall I (he Cuupor Inaiiiule uu Thur lay SVialhg April 0. bul jeet ' An Old i.rudge A Ngw 1'uu " J din H Mev rs nf HI Amity atreet, a aab-aman for lleuiy J. W olsb, inleajl liquor ursiel st Pi 'I iniipiiu aireet, aaa arretted vei-riar un charge ol fulgery and embt Blismentl siiKmuliug t 11,000. Tho ;i&0 pu 1 tbu PreS Drawing School of the soots y ff MecbaQloi ami I'radeaaiL'O, t7J Urosd wuy, pari addreiaeu IjU evruiug ur llavi.ati kl. Mint 1. I' Mil nt uf ihn inetv , H. H w iiiaua, Huiiennlt o- dentoft lie SOhoell A 'I.e. C'h.i the cuuiiult leu , T. 1. bivlauu, agu w Uieri. J'OKKIl SCII ENCK CORNERED I TWO LFTTr.n or Itl'SIOXATtON A$ AS BUM A DIRECTOR. The Denial rhel Park Drew aa the OrlataoJ I 'entradlrted bv a fable HeBpaicb fraaa tbe Prraldanl of tha L rasa a Mlae C'osneaBfv WAanivoTow, March 80. Mr. Hchtnott again appeared before tbe Committee on Foe etgn Affairs to-day. Mr. Swaun said he waa tn nt 1 uctod by the committee to say to Mr.Srhencbi that the committee would renin the oootrol of the eiarnlnatlon In reference to matters con nerted with him. All questions would be mil to him throngh a member of tho committee, and ho would retdy to the committee, and not to ouUtde parties. Mr. Hchem k made an explana tion with regard to his reatgnatlon ai a director of the Kmtna Mine Company, denying, as Lyon hnd testified, that he bad ooncenled the f icl from December till the 12th of .January, lie said be made no . ffort to ruiiceaJ the fact, aud was rather nettled at Tark's neglect to publish tho letter Immediately. He also eiidulned the discrepancies, aa called to bis attention by Mr Springer, between tho letter nf resignation to tho company and that purporting tnbeacopf tranamtlted to Secretary Fish. lie had pre pared and retained the rough draft from which ho hud written, nlih mudtflcatluii, tba li tier Sent tO 1 he roinnnny. Mr. Springer a ked Mr. Rchenck If It wsa true that Park a-kad htra to modify the loiter of reels list lOD by adding thereto the p iff fir the Company. Mr. Scbench replied that he had no rerollectl in uf anv mm thing having 1. m-d. He never sent two letters aud on!y enlarged upon the first rhaft by adding a acntetirt tu tt, while afterwurd he tbougiil It bad been un changed. Mr. St ringer Has it Secretory Fish's letter which Induced you to resign your poat as di rector? j , Mr. S- henck So, I think I should have dona It any W ,y. n I Mr. Hewbt Tld Mr. P.irk draw up tha lettoe f ryottf .Mr. Seherirk T should think not. I Mr. Hewitt Ari VOU ure Ibit you never saw n draft uf this letter, tu be aunt 111 by you, lu the liandBof Mr. Park? Mr.fdbenoh Itblnknot, ' Mi. Hewitt Tho Kason why I ask von these rjuet tlons la bee man a desp itrh ha Jusi bceo received from Mr. McDougull. in London, which statca that the origln.. dralt uf Setum, k"a lettor Is nuw in tho bauds of iho Knim 1 Mine Compa ny, ami ti In the haudr.rtiliig of Pnrk. Mr Hewitt then read the following eabtidd snatch from Mr. Mr I bnigall, the President l iho ggn mi Mil. Company. ... LoenoN. March SO. 7rtr' f hairrtf t ft tf thf C-mrlttr,. , n f rngn 4nm In c nnrtnati 11 of I "n'a i vnlanci'. I have (he urig nl urafi id nheiu k'a letur of realgiiaitou In Pait's hitolrnngi .uu ressectlag oner utuna, I hare pruo! 1 Hi (irnek received a cable b legrain iu I'aria, rn 1 loin December, tr.-m Para, uv - -u ane ud thu intend, adpaaaiog ol dn ideada sad echenes Best uasseiis uubh a ivtrgraiii to aed l oai ah rea for htin Mi.Ii'U BALI . 1 Bdfrnii u 1 1 s Mine. Mr. Bchinctt frald he was conOdsot that na such draft uf a letter lu Park's hundwntlng i- Isted. aj Mr. Hewitt then QUeSttonid Mr. IchiOCh ns te bla 1 llezed knowledge of thr Impending riush in ih7j. and 1 f Prki notlSoation to him by DSbla that tue next dividend Wonld not be pold, and also us to Bchench s gOtfon ontMssfcret Information In h lllng out 2,up) abates Imme 0 lately. This, U csubllahed, would almw that Bchenok was In tho confidence uf Park and Mewert, and Wai secretly udviaed by them ol the Impending crash, so that he c uild sell oul In time. Mr. Bohsnci dinted having reeslv d suob Informstiun by ceJftlegrnmi from p.irk,who was then In A mm ha, and united that bo, who waa then In P rls. sent I deepateh to Col. f'heaw. broUgbi iu l. n ion. telling him to well 2.0UC sharoa. Mr. Bebeuca will bi croas-cxuminud to-morrow, Mr. MoDnugall, who sent the above telegram from Loudon, la a "lock dealer In that ell v, und I ibe proprietor ol Tht notfr (newipaner) nnd IU money editor. Htnce tho K nma Mine shnrea wentdnwu lu the market be Is said to h ve tiuught up at a verv low price enough shares to secure a continuing Interest In the company. He is reported to have profited largely by Ida own epeeulatloiiM tn the K nma Mino stock by buying When tt area down to ll or i per elm re He hlmseir was not orlglmdly in the rumpny, Ii Is aul J. nor 1 ns f tho.o who suffered by tne depreciation of Ibe Itoik TUB LATEST OLD H OH LD MfMWB, The Itonl Tilled Dill rad n Hrcoud Time lu tbe Iteuaewf i.urda. Loirnov, March ai. In the Kouag of Lords to. night there am a lung dehaie rn til Roysl TltllS Mti Taetmaeif Rlebmoad sad ssarsjula si laltobnry ds f BtV I ihe title ol BinpreSl as accurlely BSPISmlng the QoeeDsrelstioa to India. Lords Soaerset Orey. l anrenre, Wnnii'i, iiranvlln- and Kuiii" r . ,i It. Tre latter e.'i.grattilute I the atioi-trra thai ther hid n it trpeMlnl Mr. iha.Jtb'a miarli.ut ui argiiineul e i.i " 1 ii,. ttua.11, 1 The hi I wai read a leennd time a ItbOttt a 1 : .q, the uiipuklllw.l announcing th'-ir UlteatlOl nf BUpp 1 1 IngL rd M.uM ahupa i-i di n iuijli-g Ur.-O m, l uol lu aatuuie Ihe UtlS gmpffaSB. Tbe Leaden Mineh Marker. Log DOW, March 00 Noun - At the Stuck Kx ibsbgi t ds? loyelsi secaiitiei epesed itaidleri tm BOOS beSSmi badir disurhcd avilo. One laiijra m the forSlgn murkei haa a!read) pern poated lu thu huuasa nad others ire riper led. Kgvi ttan ano rurainh secarV ih are tlu.'tua iiig r ipi Mv. wlih price i f ihe turuier fruiu mo to fiim perct.uiu.u lowei th n ft aP raari cioaiiia, aud ih - i tier ens to two asrean'u.i osrrr. The Hiun UIK enie it l ,'o.:aUUt Illuple ahi it I li DOSt puOrmeat of Iho payieenl of ti,c Apr: , iiiuil July, la likely to prouuoi a atiu furd,er u, i.tuia lu lue priSI uf TtVSlU tuodl. The ni'a Romnrod Abdleailoa. LOVOOV, March ."A -The fofl Jfdll (hiiefrVs Berim speslal asys tsat ths proposed rsttrementil (he i sir BPpssri pirtiy rnnnnned. If n mid in t tip I'ssrewucQ b) be lui.u-teu witn ihe Hegescj ; -i g lbs tuiumer. belog ti-iupuaMi l..c.tcd aim tbu full aoverLigu pu er. A Plasms In the F.nat. T.oNp.iN, Msrch x Tbs tenant iTeruld, pub. Hiked iu instant inopla, ansouocea Ibsi th" p'ngua kia reached nagdadwbsrs there are ibi r iei daily ll.e kgyplisii a 1.1 ..r i uii.ordp's uurauiiuu arnvaia from tu- Pir iau i.nif far ifteeu daa, A llonae Blows Down A Isrse unoccupied bouss belonging to Mr Ritchie, la ttsTnaica avsass, astorls wa ti'nvn uowa in Taesday sight! iterm Lnss 915,000. A Wall that remuued itaudini after the Bra in ihr 11 a oi tue 1.1 tte sisters of the l".ir aiu Islb srnsbiog iste 'ha Oespel roof, Lusaaboui Vsj. l Uv Weetmlaater lintel Tragedy pra.Grayi Klti'hon, and Film iii report to ,l..d, ' li.u u lt thai H uialiir (hi u0,WhU "hot and ' J .) utiu ii. pnk bet iu tue w i punstet Hotel, u laaaaa. Weather llflb r PredlOftODDi Cold nor horly tn weiterh wtndi ami putiy rl udj m rather, aiid rislSg Ssrogl o r H 9SHMM i Thi colored neopteol Newark cslsbratod thi Bdoptiou of ihe i-'ir o i-ni'i Ameaiiuient y relet at i a mints ol i" 1 gum ssi proses los ibi sags me streeuk Jacob It. K hiiI It. one of the men Injurud by the hiier es plosion in Kiwari un Tueitfas died yep li-rdav. tleoi gs peonert aiolhrr riOttOh Is ai k i nsb Ti e Jnry'a vrrulci CCuSUrSU Ih ur) Mauerhb r fur umg an sii hollar, Tim pimnersti ol iioboken hint night nomk naled J' ai'ph Ibiaaell for Mav ur. .1 dm A. MelliiargS fur City ' h rs, duini K uu ua f o i lly Vr-'UMiirrr, J ofl Ii loley for ass sor, aud ilhaui J. w hig iur Wa-ur Comnuarioair, Ur iah s fROM tui; TELBQBdPU The old live DeDOb Hotel woe burned yester day , lOSI .Ouil. The PbCBnlS Mill al Flooaac Klls was burned '!-. moi sisg, Lass t ' K, Tbs stenmshlu Labrador aground near Dele wan- CttVi got oB at H A. M. jeslrr.lay. Phi Dei rats yesterday nominated rabogp ator A 11 ui-ber llanka fur Msvnr uf All. anv. LOUlJ Xavler Fymn. the French auth r, ll drad. He wai buru 11 bl. Pierre, MsrUUlQVii In IM I, Ch-rles Hutchinson, midlcal Btudsnti abut hliiiS' If in MlltuM, ti. ll., yaiiTdMV muruu.g. CjuS ihrumc iiraiu-si. Pssbodv's Hotsl, at Middle a ran villi, N. v., ua huruni na Vt uduead iy uignl. 1 hu ia sevrral tliuuuuJ dul ar. Deacon John Mitchell banged himself lu M i- verhlll, Muhi.., j l-.u r l He ha I BSSB hul a luw weeks uul Of an Uiaai s Iuiii After a trial of two days, Oenrge Miles the burre (Verin in) Mmk roober, wa eleni.,jr f.uud KUiuy, ... . a hi Be BlStauSed to Jay. Mile Anns do llolurca, the arllst, aocouitit uh'd hv Maurice ItflaosehjSlIsu frum i.i r . ., thi BtSSUilhip UirUMjwl r riUar lor NlW York. Mr. Q SOrgS Wright, formerly nf Wvahtngton, uperinisudsst of tbi Urdnsoci Uepartiusut ai Yoty rea hluuroe, tiled un Mmi-iuy reuisg Iron p ra is. Ilia reiU Un will be takL'U lu anh.ug; night fur mtsroisnii Charles t'. Fuller of Norwl h, t'onn.. Presldenl of ih ( imp iu Paper t 011 psoy, who lorgetl Botes io ihe aiiiuuiit ut over Suu.'HSi. negotiated I hem, an i abound eu laal June, waa fx arreslrd lu 1. UagelnUia. and (aglS l Norwhh laat uighl. The division I" the llniise of ( ommons nn Tuea Isr ulgid on Hub lrlah onruuh franc-use uiniioa. lo w huh tin' lioVeromest h id maj nt) uf wniy 13, ihe vol-' ataudiiig 1 70 agaiuil lild, i- Oiled a ev ideucs of Uio tii iNiug .n u.ui of thi UlQrais.