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V0UX1.-KO.327. NEW YORK, TUESDAY, JULY 24, 1894.-C0PYIUGI1T, 1894, DT THE SUN PRINTING AND PUBLISIIINolssbaATION. PRirK TWO wn !
XHEWAR CLOUD IN COREA.
gosriLlTisa imxixext betttebx
Ichixa axd japax.
ar TVor I Deelared Calaa Will Attack J a.
asa's rorl aa4 Rail aa InanHAraj
-Belief that ilia Karopesm Ptwtrt Will
Bath, Vp Jaaaa-rOTttto af Aaaerleaa
iremaa XUloaarle Throaghoat Cklaa.
FgA.xotUl, July 23.-The report that China
de.Uredwsrurxra Japan arepremature. War
has not re t been formally declared, bat hostllltle
tit Imminent. Twelve thousand troop left
Taxtt on FrlJr with a fleet of gunboat. It It
supposed the y were destined for Seoul with or
ders to fight tho Japanese If tha latter opposed
China"! occupation of any point In Corea. If
war shotikl be declared tha Oovernment at Pe
kin will mike a levy of 20,000 men from each
ChhiM rroTtnce and tend a fleet to attack Jap
The Chinese Oovernor haa notified tha foreign
Consuls that preparations are making to block
ads Woo Bung bar.
In tlew of the Increasing complication be.
tween China and Japan, tha German gunboat
Wolf ha been ordered to sail north to Chee-fu,
which U directly eatt of Seoul.
Bntu. July 33. The Vomiteh ZtUung ex.
presses the confident belief that Japan will bo
bucked up by the European power In her dls
pote with China, War between the two conn
trie, the ZtUung predict, will Inevitably remit
to the extinction of Corea a a State.
Losdox, July 23. The Central New aay It
has been learned from a high source In London
that the relation between China and Japan
hare grown much -more aerlou within the last
forty-eight hours. Japan lnatit emphatically
upon certain reform of Corea' Internal admin
istration, while China resist Japan' demand
with equal determination. Under no circum
stances will China allow Japan' claim of the
right to Interfere.
The Earl of Klmberley, Secretary of State for
Ftreign Affairs, had long conference to-day
with the Chinese and Japanese Ministers. II
urged upon each the great need of moderation
aad forbearance In both Toklo and Pekln, and
spoke emphatically of the dire consequences of
war between the countries. lit representations,
while received with treat courtesy and expres
sions of satisfaction by both Ministers, failed to
elicit an affirmative response from either of
The Central New received this despatch from
Shanghai this evening:
"Tho telegraph between Pekln and Shanghai
ha been restored. The rumor that war ha
been declared Is denied officially, but there
seems to be no hope of a paclflo settlement.
Apparently war can be averted only by the In
terference of the European powers to protect
their commerce and the lives of their subjects
from the Injury which Japan's action threatens
to cause them. It ha been again reported that
Japanese gunboat have begun bombarding the
Corean coast towns."
Bortox, July S3. Miss Nichols of the Metho
dist New England Missionary Society said to
day regarding the exposed condition of woman
missionaries In China, reported by George Ltd
d era ale:
" The girls sent out by Dr. Simpson go there on
their own responsibility, and are not under tho
protection of any church or society. We have
fourteen lady missionaries In northern China.
The missionary societies are recognised by the
Government and the Consul, and on r mission
aries are under their protection. W never hear
any complaint, although recently we received
word tnM one of our women missionaries In'
Japan bad been stoned, her eyefetais broken,
and ilj 1 feared sha will lose her eyreight.
"We are 'constantly receiving letter from
missionaries telling us not to believe what we
eelnttnnewsnaper, a the reports sent out
from Chin and other far-away places are very
much exaggerated. Very senaatlonal report
have been ent out about the troubles In Corea,
giving the impression that the missionaries
were in danger there. The letter we receive,
however, say these reports are greatly exagger
ated, and not a mlsslonry baa been In the least
"The girl sentoutby Dr. Simpson, I presume,
go there under much the same conditions a
those who are to be sent out from Boston. They
go there without any promise of protection or
asUry. Simply go out with faith or with fool
hsnllness. f don't know which. Our mission
nee are sent out on salary, and they are pro
tected. A house Hs built for them, and a high
wall built around It, and then a trustworthy
native It secured to guard the gate. The girls
fneilrnes take long Journeys, but they always
liar converts whom they can trust to accom
pany them. The sensational stories sent nut
are not at all Justified, so far aa the missionaries
sent out by church societies are concerned."
Has Apologised to the Jspaaiss Mia.
Ister aaa the SllaUter Mae Accepted It.
Washwotox. July 23. After repeated de
nials by the Sute Department officials and thick
and thin defender of the Cleveland Ad
ministration, Secretary Gresham baa finally ad
mitted the truth of the article recently pub
lished In Tug Suw. accusing him of having sent
telegram to the United States Minister at
Toklo, saying that the United States would
view with regret a continuation of the unjust
wsrlevied by Japan upon Corea. The Secre
tary's admission is made by way of an apology
to the Japanese Minister. Mr. Tateno.
In his explanation and apology Mr. Gresb
un admits the accuracy of the quotation
from the official correspondence In which he
tender the good offices of the United States for
I settlement of the dispute, but complains that
n unfair and unwarranted construction has
been placed upon the language used by him In
W despatch to the American Minister at Japan,
Minister Tateno, who is extremely dealrou of
preserving the friendly relations between Japan
d the United States, lias accepted the Secre
Ury's apology with characteristic! graclousness,
Jd the Indications are that the mlcnf cordial
bstwten the two Governments has been, or soon
will be, entirely restored.
It U fortunate for the United States that the
"""understanding and 111 feeling caused by the
Secretary's undiplomatic message did not arise
between blm and the representative of a Oov.
troment less friendly disposed toward the United
tie than Japan, as In that case the dlplo
"tic blunder might have had more serious re
silt. The fctate Department Is not yet prepared to
ry- public the correspondence begun by the
UitedPtaieiwIth a v lew to bringing about a
aeeful teuJtment or the Corean question, but
nuofflclally Mated that, as Japan has dbeavowed
y intention of making war upon Corea, as
(Urged in Secretary Gresham's despatch, the
ed States v, not further Interfere in the
"tter.and as other Government have with
orswn their offer of mediation, Japan and
lll I left to settle their disput. as
law "'f "n' Tho "P1"'0' Krul
" jnn.'tnn that the danger of war between
'Pn nil ( ,lna ha been averted, and that
lll follow the reported concessions of
r" '" "msenting to the reform proposed by
J'pancse Gov eminent.
"flUK or a rjteiaur txaix,
Brvleoua xltsslax aad Nslleved to B
Burled la the Wrack.
J--""'. July S3.-TAreuty-lght loaded car
, '""" pile near the depot at Havana,
Ui- .,. Hm Northern Central Road eighteen
STuU-i'i ,nta. "' hl city. The accident was
frrisliA T n " norUlbouu1 "
tt'" l,P,ri Wright of thU city I among
El ii?! ""i " ' believed his bod v I buried
entl ,-";" Ifcnjauiin Plerco of fthacawoa
jV 'ro! , and 1-. badly hurt. The car were
tat. , u" nelou. limber, tobacco, railroad
m . ."nH other ujercuandlK consUued to
T, the New York, t rnural.
mV ' thj mmtuiiy w ill U heavy. It will
J;-.,,. ,"' tbuni the debrl in order to clear
to-. , and ".' Wlend tht tratnc over the
:d? ' U rosumedeioro Wednesday
TILLMAN 1BSVXB OMDXtta,
Tha Stat SlsaeaeaHea to Be Oaa4 A gala
ew Asuc. 1.
Coutmiiia, 8. CH July 23,-Gov. TlUman
promised In one of tils campaign speeches a few
day ago to reopen the dispensaries on Aug. 1.
Tolay be leaned the following proclamation!
"Btatji or Sotrrrt Caromka, I
- .. BMJTVKCnAtnBn. f
TTicrecM, Under the provision of an aot to
prohibit the manufacture and sale of lntoxl
eating liquors a a beverage within the State,
xcept as herein provided, approved Deo. 84.
1892, the Btato assumed control of the legal
llqnor trafflo In South Carolina, commencing
July 1,1803! and,
M irhercM, The said policy and purpose of the
State to permit the salo of liquor by and through
the SUte'a officer only wa reaffirmed by an
act approved Dec 23. 1893, entitled An act to
declare tho law In referenoa to and further reg
nlat the nsc. aa consumption, transportation,
and disposition of aloohoUo liquor within the
Bute of South Carolina, and to polios the same.'
Mrherrus, The Supreme Court of the State of
Bouth Carolina, by a decision rendered the loth
of April. 1894. declared the first act. above men
tioned, unconstitutional, except one small pro
viso of one section, the Executive, In
obedience to what he conceived to be
the will of the court, closed all the
dispensaries and discharged tha canstabulary.
an a uosequeniaeciaion the Court, still Ignor
ing the act of 1803 above mentioned, construed
Its decision to mean 'there can be no legal salo
of liquor by license.' but ha, seemingly, on pur
pose, ommltted to construe the aot of 1803. and
" Ir-Acrm. the State of South Carolina, acting
In good faith through the Executlro branch of
the Government, and relying upon the decision
of the Supreme Court In the case of
Hoover agt. tho Town Council of Chester,
In which it wa declared that the act
of 1802 wa In effect an act to
regulate the sale of plrltnou liquors, the power
to do which Is universally recognised." has In
vested large um of money In liquors for sale
under the provisions of the two acts mentioned i
- IITterea. Thl liquor l being hld at heavy
expense, while the State U flooded wlthcontr
band whiskey sold without authority of laws
"Now. therefore. I. 11. p. Tillman. Governor
of the Bute of South Carolina, In exercise of my
discretion aa Executive, do Issue this, my procv
mJlon. and declare that the said Supreme
Court, having adjourned without and in any wise
gtvlng expression In regard to the act of 1803,
that the ald act Is of full force and effect and
will bo enforced In accordance with my oath of
ofuoe, until the court shall have passed upon the
same, or until the Legislature shall have
.. Tl?,c)nn,ydpepcrs In tho various coun
ties will open their dispensaries on Wednesday.
Aug. 1. All persona interested, Includ
ing publlo carriers, are notified that
Importation of liquors will be at the risk of
selxure and prosecution, and all contrabAnd
liquors found In the borders of the Bute will be
seized and confiscated according to law.
"In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my
hand and caused the great seal of the State to
be affixed, at Columbia, this S3d day of July. A.
D. 1894, and In the oue hundred and nineteenth
year of tho independence of the United States
o' America. B. n. Tiujia.x.
By the Qovernor.
14 J. E. Thidalu Secretary of State."
Ai.TrxBE7tar.n sixas ixms cjiix.
HIS rellaw afarderer Ball Not Likely to
Llva to Be Tried.
Bernhard Altcnberger, the condemned mur
derer of Katie Rupp, and Edward Bull, who Is
awaiting trial for the murder of his wife, oc
cupy cell on the second tier of the county jail
In Janey City.
AltenbeTgerlng great part of the time. ITe
baa a fairly good votoe.and Ire. Keeper Schulfx7
and another prisoner frequently sing -11108. He
sometimes expresses a desire to be hanged at
once It he ts to be hanged at all.
Bull Is not able to talk above a whisper. When
he cut his own throat with the knife with which
he almost severed his wife's head from her body
he cut the vocal chords. He has been very wrak
since his Imprisonment, and he Is now suffer
ing from a severe cold. It is thought that ho
will not live antfl beptember. when he 1 to tw
tried. He has not shown any disposition to 1m
friendly with the other prisoners, but yesterday
he spoke to keeper Schults and said bo w as cry
, "Nobody comes to see me." he said. " and no
body speaks to me."
Then he hurst Into tesrs. and cried for some
time. Kt-rper ,!chult trlwi to console hlra. and
told Mm that If he desired to tw sociable with
tho others they would be sociable with him.
ThU seemed to cheer the prisoner up a bit.
UK IS JOSr.l'II KEXXT.
The Muaatrnek Uaa at Bcllerue Idtatlded
HUII Alive, but Vaconacloua.
The man who was taken to Ilellcvue Hospital
from the corner of Third arcnuo and Eleventh
street on Haturday afternoon suffering from
sunstroke was Identified yesterday. During the
morning a young man who said that he was
James Kenny of 307 West ISflth street railed
at tho hospital and asked to bo allowed to ee
the sunstroke patient. He Identltlnl him n his
father. Joseph Kenny, a bow builder. Vi yean
old. To tho surprise of the doctor the patient
was still alive esterday afternoon. In spite of
the ice baths his tcmeratiire remained in the
neighborhood of 104 degrees. He hud not re
WAT TIAm XSriiCTK-n BO FATIEXTS,
Two Hours In the Newark C'ltv Hospital
Before He aa Fouad lo Have Hatatl-poa,
George ripltier, a laborer. 20 years old, went
to Newark from 335 Thin! avenue, Brooklyn,
yesterday, In search of work. He was taken
Ickon the street and removed to tho City Hos
pital, where he was placed In a ward with fifty
TnohoursIatrrhlsrasenasdiHgnosnl as lru.
lent small.pox and he was tr interred at once to
thepet linus-. Now the ward he waarnnllnrd
in will hae to bo quarantined, und a renrral
outbreak of the dlseaso in the hospital It among
A rXTXIlAX DIES Of fTAItrATIOX
After Admlsslaa to a Hospital Had Beca
Philip Qtilnlan, aged 72 years, an inmate of
the Soldiers' Home, Kearney, went to Hoboken
Baturday and becamo III there. Admission at
the hospital was refused htm. He was put on a
D.. L. and W. train with a request that he be let
off at Harrison, but instead he was taken to
There the veteran wandered aimlessly about,
finally seeking refuge in an old barn, where he
wa round riend last night, and County Phj si
clan Elliott, who wu notified, found that death
was due to starvation.
Baaker Zlatmermaaa's Leg Brokea la a
Sea Curr, U I., July SM. Leopold Zlmraer
mann of tha firm of Zimmerinann Jk Forshay,
bunkers, at 0 Wall street. New York city, was
thrown from his carriage while driving from
the village to Die station this morning and one
of his legs was broken in twu places. Mr. Zlm
menuanii Is spending the summer in tills nlai'o
with his wife, und has been accustomed toilrhs
Ui the station ever) morulig to tuke the train
for his business In Nvwurk city. His hre
becoming frightened this morning ran away,
and tho vehicle was overturned After the ac
cident Mr. Ziinmenuann wa picked up by spec,
tators and carried into tho Haw kshaw- cottage.
Alleged lsMdaapper ArrcsUd.
Henry Ischrader u arrested and locked up
In the Oak etrect police station list night on a
charge of kidnapping. On Sunday last, it I
alleged, Schrader started from Lower lireckner,
near Trenton. N. J., where be resided, with a
boy named Charles Kunlz, whom he was; to
have taken to church. .,...
He drov o to Ikewood, where ho sold his horse
and wagon, and then he came to this city on the
train. He denied that he ran away with young
Kuntx, Nothing ha been learned of the boy'
Killed la Losillarda Factory.
Charlea Lupslg, an emplovee of LoriUard'
tobacco factory, Jersey City, wa caught In the
machinery yesterday afternoon and bts leg was
torn off. lie- died tu. about an hour. The. body
was remov cd to his home, at UutUin and N elsoa
avenues, on th HslghU.
GORMAN BURNED IT Ul
oxjb or azisrjsLAXDs earliest
Ckaehsd II Iato tha Tiro Bight Before th
Kyea of tha Astonished aad Aanry Aa.
thai Baal 1 Maaalaa's 8tory Aheat It,
When Senator Gorman of Maryland arose In
the United 8Ute Senate yesterday and told of
his experience with President Cleveland on the
compromise Tariff bill there were Democrats
who recalled the flrstmeetlng of the two men.
It waa ten year ago, almost to a day. Gov.
Cleveland had Just been nominated by the Dem
ocratto Convention at Chicago. Senator Oor
man had been made Chairman of the National
Democratla Committee. He.had never seen Mr.
Cleveland. The Maryland statesman had met
all of the great Democratla leaders In the na
tion. He was the personal friend of Daniel
Manning, who probably more tbau any single
man In New York State brought about the nom
ination of Mr. Cleveland at Chicago. Gov.
Cleveland had been formally notified of his
nomination, and the headquarter of the Na
tional Democratlo Committee had been opened
in New York city. The story that la now told of
the first meeting between Gov. Cloveland ami
Chairman Gorman was told to a Htm reporter
by Mr. Manning In the Western National nank
almost Immediately after Mr. Manning retired
from Mr. Cleveland's Cabinet as Secretarrof
"I do not think I shall over forget the first
meeting of Mr, Cleveland and Mr. Gorman,"
said Mr. Manning. " We all had faith In Cleve
land's running abilities, but It was necessary to
bring Mr. Oorman and Mr. Cleveland together,
and I undertook the task. I wa then In Albany,
but In constant communication with Mr. Gor
man. Gorman, aa you know, ts a oool, suave In
dividual, and Cleveland Is like a great big pep-
per pod. Cleveland was unaccustomed to tho
ways of national statesmen, and It waa with dif
fidence one night Just after national headquar
ters had been opened In New York that
I wrote to Gorman and Invited him to come
to .Albany as my guest. I told hlra that I
wanted to Introduce to Idm Gov. Cleveland, the
candidate of the party, and I well recollect that
In my letter I said to Gorman that he would
meet rather a ' heady' individual. Well, Gor
man came up to Albany two or three nights af.
terward, and I took him around to see Cleve
land. Cleveland was bluff and hearty, and
Gorman waa aa cordial a his cool nature would
allow. They began to talk aa to the plan of
campaign. Gorman said very politely:
" Governor, I have come to see you to ascer
tain your wishes about tha conduct of the cam
paign.' "TOh. bosh,' said the Governor, ' I know noth
ing of those matter. Run It to suit yourself.
You know about affair of this kind. Do a you
"Do yon really mean that, Governor r re
plied Mr, Gorman. ' Am I to use my own Judg
ment and follow my own discretion r
Why, certainly,' said the Governor. 'Why
not? I don't know anything about such thing.'
'"Do you really mean what you aay, Gover
nor.' again Inquired Gorman.
I!. Vl"'- certainly,' said th Oovernor.
. "'All right.' aay Gorman, and the next morn
log he went back to New York.
"Two or three week after thl meeting It
came to my knowledge that Gov. Cleveland had
written a document bearing on the campaign.
I cannot tell you. for certain reasons, what that
document was, but I believed It would have an
Important Influence, and not a very good one at
that. So I wired to Gorman, asking him to
come Immediately to Albany. He came on a
fast train and met me. and I told him of the
content of the campaign document that Gov.
Cleveland had written, lie was astounded, and
be hurried up to see the Governor. At that con.
venation Gorman asked the Oovernor the na
ture of the document, reminding blm pleasantlr
at the time of hi former words, that he, Gor
man, was to run the campaign. Gorman added
tliat If the document was or any Importance U
would do no harm to submit It to the Chairman
of the National Committee.
"All right,' says Cleveland, and he handed
out the document, saying! Whatdo you think
of that. Gorman V
"Gorman read the document over very care
fully, and then, without a word, he flung it Into
the grate, saying: 'That's what 1 think of that
"It was a little chilly in Albany that night,
and there was a lire tn the grate, aud the docu
ment began to burn. Cleveland Jumped out of
his chair and hopped up and down in his anger,
shouting: 'No man alive can bum any docu
ment of mine. Whntdoynumenn, sir I'
" v hy,.Governor,' wild Gorman, as coolly a
you please, 'you said that I was to run thlsrnm-
Salgn according to my own discretion. The
ocumrnt that I have Just thrown Into the fire
Is about as unwlso a manuscript as ever came
under my notice.'
"Cleveland meantime was tramping about In
his rage, but Gorman was aa cool as an Iceberg,
finally Cleveland began to lauch at himself.
He remembered his remarks to Gorman on the
first interview, and the two men parted friends,
hut not until Cleveland had told Gorman that
hi was tho coolest son of 'a gun he had ever met."
If Senator Gorman could ha e got hold of the
letter Mr. Cleveland M-nt to Prof. Wllon. ho
might havo found a fire somewhere in Wash
ington, even in July.
SO ritOSIISES FJ103I 3IILIIOLLAXB.
The Htate Clnb Glvra a Receptloa to Pell
A reception was held at tho State Club, 20
Eaat Twenty-second street, last night. In honor
of Gen. Michael Kerwin and for the purpose of
letting the members of the Mllholland Republl
ran factlou shake hands with tho new Police
Commissioner. Mr. Mllholland Introduced
Gen. Krrw In to all the guests, after w hich cere
mony there was luncheon and an Informal en
tertainment In the parlors of the club house.
Gen. Kerwin sat at the end of the front parlor
flanked on his right by George Francis Train
and on the left byex-Clvll Justice Frederick
G. Oedney, who acted as master of ceremonies.
The new Police Commissioner waa presented
with a bouquet of big sunflowers snt him by the
daughters of Bernard Ulglln, with this senti
ment: " M ly all your friends be as faithful as the
sunflower to her god."
This Impelled Gen. Kerw In to says
"I trust that I may bu as faithful to my friends
and tho piny as the sunflower to Its god, ai.d
that next fall I may bo able to give a better uc
count of mrwlf to both."
If Mr. Oedney expected to draw Mr. Mllliol
land out when he railed on him for a response
to the toast "John K. Mllholland What has he
to sny for himself and what is h going to do for
us "he was mistaken. Mr. Mllholland simply
road a congratulatory loiter from the Key. Dr.
nvlvrslcr Malonr, who was made a Kegent
of the University by the last Le-clila.
to, re, and said some general tilings lauda
tory of the Police Commissioner. He did
say that the true reformers arc "not the long,
haired abolitionists, but the prurllral politicians,
like Abraham Lincoln, who havn the courage tn
do thu hard and never pleasant work of practical
polities," ThU was said in Justlncatl.jii of tho
very practical character of tho Mllholland pollt
Other sperchos were made by Otto Irving
Aij, Ptata Committeeman H'nry Grassx, and
George Frauds Train. These were Intirerted
w Ith songs, stories, and Instrumental music.
The Htata FUr Balaed at Oor, Flowcs'e
Watbiitows, N. July 23. The people of
Watertown wltuesatd the raising of the (Uate
flag on a polo Just erected for that purpose on
tho Ian at Oov. Flower's home here this even
ing. The Thtrty-i.inth Seiarate Company con
ducted lite utfulr In full uulfnrm and in accord
on -c with military uage The Governor made
a Oriel sjeerh. In w till Ii he extolled the Empire
Male und tho people w hich the flag repress, ts
Jloex.iresjed uraiincationon the State having
lasted through the ucent labor troubles wltu.
out disturbance, and predicted auearh return
of commercial and iudustriul prosperity. Ills
remark were heuitlly applauded.
Joha Jacob Astor lforass la a C'lreu Klag.
poL-OHKrrrcic, July 23, Four of John Jacob
Astor's blooded horses were Introduced la tho
ring of Leo" circus at Ithlncbeck to-day, Tho
object wa to show the animals to farmers rf
Dutchess count) In order to encourage tho rais
ing of good horse. Tho hones thown were Con
fident bhot, .Matchless, Charm, and imported
Princess, winner of 100 prize In England. The
bore were taken from Mr. Astor s stable at
Rhlnebcck. They received far more attention
thau tho circus.
table Newa from the Middle Atlaalle.
Heart's Contest. N. F.. July 23. -The cablo
ship Siotla, U)lng the new- Anglo-American
cable, reiorU tc-clav aa follow,
"Noon, latitude 82 7'. longitude 30 2'.
1.0IJ knot of cable laid. Frtah southerly
wind; hazy. All going weih" I
MEIZEB- AX AHEIIIOAX BTEAXr.il.
A Caaadlaa Beveau Caller Take a Prlaa
la Lake Erie.
LEAXtMOTOX, Ont., July S3. Tho Canadian
revenue cutter Petrel seized tho American
steamer Louise on tho east side of Point Pelee
for alleged Infraction of tha fishing regulations.
The Louise Is the property of Post A Co., San.
dutky, O., large dealers In fish.
LTXCUEIt IX TIM JAIL.
A Negro Haaged by a Mob at Nooa la a
New InxRiA, La., July i!X A lynching took
place at midday to-day iu this city. The victim
was Vance McClure, a negro hostler, who on
Saturday attempted to assault a young lady, the
datightor of his employer.
To-day between 12 and 1 o'clock, while the
police jury was In seraion and thero were many
persons around tho Court House mid Jail, sev
eral men entered the Sheriff office, broke open
the looker, and took tho Jailor's keys.
They then walked over to the Jail yard and,
entering the Jail building, took Vanro from the
steel ruga and hanged him In the hallway from
the up-stalrs' ratling.
Meantime the Jail gnte bad been fastened
Inside, and the alarm having been given, the
court ofllrcra were unable to gain admittance.
The fire alarm was rung to summon Sheriff
Cade, who wo at his home, and he camn up to
tho Jail on horseback without even a saddle.
He threw his weight against the gate, ami en
tering was surrounded by the mob and shov cd
out again, and warned nt the point of a pistol to
keep quiet. Tho mob dispersed quietly, and the
negro was found dead with a placard on his
breast telling tho reason why.
JIAILJtOAD WltECli IX TEXAS.
A Report that He Tea Perdtna Were Killed
la aa Accident Near ttneea Cltr.
Texaiikana, Ark., July 'SS. The north-bound
passenger train from Dallas over the Texas and
Paetflo Railroad, due here at 7:10 P.M.,
waa wrecked near Queen City, Texas,
shortly before (1 o'clock. The train consist
ed of a baggage car, smoker, and one
passenger coach, and It Is reported that seven
people were killed aa n result of tho ace'dent.
Among those who met death were the engineer,
fireman, express messenger, and the negro por
ter. Three passengers are also reported killed.
The Information received here was meagre,
but wa of such Import that a special train was
at onco made up and started for Queen City,
which 1 twenty mile from this city.
Dr. J. A. Llghtfoot, the company physician,
and a corps of assistants were hastily summoned
and placed aboard the special train, which left
about 7 P. M.
The Texas and Paclflo U the southern connec
tion of tho Iron Mountain, and the Cannon Ball
trains running between St. Lout and Kl Paso
us It tracks.
FOVB PEBSOXS DBOITXEB.
Am Aaeldeat la Otaeico Iaka that Waa IWt
deafly CaaMd by Whiskey.
CoorEnsTOww, N. YJuly 23. Four persons
lost their live In Otsego Lake soon after noon
to-day. They were Joseph B, Edwards, his wife,
Susan Edwards, their eight-year-old son, and a
book agent, whose name Is not known. The
Edwards family lived In a house near the lake
about four miles up from-Oooperstown, having
moved there a Utile over a month ago from
Bainbridge. The agent who was drowned with
them is sold to have been a relative who had
stayed with them over Sunday In his travels as
a canvasser. The party embarked In a good
rowboat to take tho book agent to Hyde Hill,
which Is on the other side of tne lake, eight
miles up. On Sunday the men are reported to
have been intoxicated, and from the presence
of a whiskey imttle, nearly empty, when tho
boat w as reached, liquor can safely be said to
have caused the accident.
Tho party was passed by ono of the lake
steamers and their reckless actions observed.
They had reached a point tH miles up the lake
at about 12:13. soon after w hich the accident
occurred by which all were thrown Into the
water. They were not seen by any ono when
they went over, but their cries attracted atten
tion, and campers who were' at their dinner
hastened out to them with row boats and ast.am
launch. When first seen they were clinging to
tho boat, but before help could reach them thoy
had sunk from view. They were about a quar
ter of a mile from shore, a little north of Hut
ter's Point, In 170 feet of water. The lake Is
being dragged to recover the bodies, but none
have yet been found. The lake was not very
rough, and tho boat was a sufo one to carry
a party -of that slxelf properly and carefully
JtABE DEAF BT LIOIITXIXO.
The Boota of Dairyman Ilutterworth aad
HI Hoa Alao Torn From Their Feet,
Patehsox, N. J., July 83. - Thomas Butter
worth, his eon James, his cow. and his barn were
struck by lightning In Upper Manchester town,
hip on Saturday evening. Ilutterworth la a
dairyman, and had Just returned from his milk
route. One of his horses hod cast a shoe, and ho
took the animal to the blacksmith shop on the
farm to fix the shoe. As Ilutterworth and his
two sons started across the fields for thu shop
the storm came on. Tho darkness wns so great
that Ilutterworth led the l.orsu outside to see
his work better. While crosilug the farm they
had met Walter Cow an of New York, w ho is
sending his vocation in tho Prrakness Moun
tains. Com an accompanied them to tho shop,
aid with tho two Ilutterworth hos stood by
watching the lair) man fixing the shoe. Onoof
the hoyvrud Just hslumwf i ra pasture to the
shop for shelter from the storm.
Presently lightning struck the shed and split
It In twain, scattering the wood In all direc
tions. The cow vas hn'led f jrward agalrst a
beam, ami Its nek broLcn. producing Instant
diath. The bolt alwi struck Ilutterworth and
the three voung men. hurling them upon tho
ground. The boots and trouers were cut from
the elder Ilutterworth In shred, and he vn
m.vln deaf. James, the )oung?si mii, had his
shoes cut off aa clean as If done with n knife,
and hi feet were scorched and blakenl. He,
too, lost bis hearing. The ot her tw o were mere
ly stunned, and on recovering summoned aid
and removed tho stricken men to the house.
The latter were well enough M tit up to-day. but
neither of them has regained his hearing.
Singularly enough, tho horse escaped un.
The same flash of lightning killed a cow
owued by John Campbell on an adjoining farm.
afore Trouble la NcMronadlaad,
St. John's, N. F., July "J. Encounters are
reported to have occurred between the British
and French fishermen on the French treaty
shore of Newfoundland concerning the catehlng
of lobster. The British war ship Cleopatra
has gono to tho scene to Investigate tho trouble.
The renewal of the troubles of two years ago Is
Cable Car Hits Cirera Car,
Cable car 18 of tho Tnlrd avenue line, twund
north, bumped into west-bouud car 4" of the
Green line at Fourteenth street at midnight lat
nigbt. The force of the impact threw the gr en
car off the track and tn lited the cable car diag
onally acrcua the track.
Few people wero la the cars, but thosowho
were were thrown Into heaps. Th grip un the
rablu car was tw Uted, and a halt hour deUi
follow cd. No oue w as hurt.
Htvsa Balldlags Ilaraed.
Bixouautox, N. W July 23.-Th business
portion of the village of Great Bend, Pa., about
fifteen mile from here, was w Iped out by fire
to-night. The blaze started from an exploded
lamp, and at 10:30 o'clock, when the name
were under control, seven building had Lrn
consumed. Including several places of business
and the office of the Great Bend ItaiiuiiuUr
The loss will be heavy.
Morula-, noon, aud oUbl lbs foM "lias of th Mew
York Ceulrsi ksv Ursiid Central atatlou,otstr ot
th cilr. fur Chicago, Vt aeuusoU, &k Louis, uu Um
. I tut UM4.-A4V.
comin rams uud.
Tho President's Lotter BoBontcJ
with Fassionato Indignation.
CHARACTERIZED AS INFAMOUS.
The Heaalor Declares that the IVeatdeat
aad Neeretary Carlisle Wera Kept la
rbratsd of the Proposed Heaate A mead,
snents aad Ware Wlltlag to Aeeept Them
In Order to Iaaa tha Bltl-Thla State.
saeat Corroborated by Hsaatora Vest,
Jnaer, aad Ilarrle-Tho Vawrltten His
tory of the t'oaveatloaa Which Nornt.
Bated Clevelaad aad of the Campaign
Which Followed Ulvea with HnrprUtas:
Fraahaesa aad Dramatis Etrect-The Hit.
siatloa Kegardlag tha BUI Uaehaaged,
Washing ros. July 23.-8mator Gorman'
speech to-day arraigning the President of the
United States for writing Ids letter nttacklnr
the Democrats nf the United Slates tinato who
are opposing his tariff policy wa one of the
most remarkable eneeche over delivered in
Congress. Something of a sensation wa ex.
pectod when tho Maryland Senator, tho politi
cal manager of his party tn the Senate, should
take tho floor to rescut the Insults heaped upon
him and his party c ill cogues by Mr, Cleveland,
but the public was not prepared for the
frank languago and thorough exposure of party
secrets that developed during the long and
Intensely dramatlo speech. An hour or two
before Mr. Gorman took tho floor he railed upon
President Cleveland at the White House, aud
the knowledge that these two gladiators 111 the
great political struggle now In progress had
been closeted together added to the general ex
citement at the Capitol, and Increased the sus
pense and expectancy with regard to the politi
cal storm that was about to break. Even those
who have known the Maryland Senator Inti
mately for many years were surprised at the
frankness of his utterance and at the apparent
eagerness with which he flung down the gago
of battle to the Presldont, and created a breach
between them that never can be healed.
There are many rumor afloat relative to the
Whlto Houto Interview, but the truth 1 that
the President sent for Mr. Oorman to make
known to him his great anxiety to restore har
mony w ithln the party ranks, and to request hi
assistance In bringing to a satisfactory conclu
sion tha tariff fight which his letter pre
cipitated. The conversation was somewhat
trained, but entirely amicable on both side.
The President did not beseech Mr. Gorman
not to make hi contemplated speech, and the
Senator did not respond in theatrical tones that
ho would do as he pleased. He did tell the Pres
ident frankly, however, that harmony can only
bo restored by the apuedy adoption of the Senate
amendments by the conferenoo committee.
The consultation bore no fruit, a was shown by
the Senator's utterance In the Senate shortly
af lerw ard, and there la absolutely no prospect of
the abandonment of the Senate bill.
The publlo will get a bettor and more acourate
knowledge of the Maryland Senator through
the speech which he delivered to-day, and those
who have looked upon him u a mere politician,
shrewd and over-covert in hi methods, will be
led to believe that they have not done him Jus
tice, and that his abilities aa a political man
ager, a public orator, and legiilator entitle him
to rank with the very best men of either party.
Ills speech made a most profound impression
on both sides of the chamber and added to the
general belief that all prospects of harmonlxlng
the differences between the two Houses on the
Tariff bill is lost, and that either the House must
agree to the Sonata amendments or no Tariff bill
will bo passed.
The scene In the Senate chamber during the
two hours and a half that Mr. Gorman occupied
the floor was Interesting and dramatlo. Senator
Harris was In the chair for an hour or so early
In the day, but he afterward gave up the gavel
to Senator Faulkner, who faced a crowd which
tested the capacity of the floor and the gallerle
to the utmost. Every Senator waa In his seat,
and practically all the members of the House
were crowded Into the spaces In the aisles and
the rear of tho Senator's desk. Literally
peaking all tho House had come over to the
Senate because Speaker Crisp waa unable to
keep a quorum after the Maryland Senator had
taken the floor, and tho House was, therefore,
compelled to adjourn. This action Is most un
usual, and It has been several years since a Sen
ator has mode a speech of such interest and Im
portance as to crowd the Senate floor as It w us
crowded to-day. Kx-bpeaker Heed sat on tho
Republican aide, enjo)lngwlth his party friends
the political sensation in which they hail no
shnrn except as spectators, and all of the promi
nent members of tho House of both parties
were among the groups that stood wedged into
every available nook and corner. Upstairs, In
tho great galleries, tho crowd was almost be
yond the power of the officials to control. Every
Inch of space was occupied, and from each one
of the many doors caUnded a long line of
American citizens of both sexes and all ages
waiting to take sdvantago of the Infrequent
exit of thoso unable to endure the heat and dls.
comforts of the crowded seals within. Even the
diplomatic gallery wns iccuplrd, 1'hlcflv, how
ever, with thewlvr nul families of Senators.
rJlrJullun Pauncefntr, tho British MlnUter, sat
with a group of ladles throughout the sjierch.
nnl back of him were Selor (lana, the Chilian
Minister, and the Secretary of the Legation.
SlrJu.iuuhod dniwd for a cold duy, and soon
ufter entering tho gallery his winter suit of
black sr.d his heavy red gloves threw him
Into such n sute of prrplratljn that
It required all his own exertion and
that of the ladies cf tho party
to fan him Intnartateof comparative comrurU
in the benntors' gallery U hamlscme Jvig
trrs of Snator Gorman sat, esgeriy listening '
and anxious))' w ati'Mng every movmnt of tlirj
orator, who was puilnly suffering from tlio ill.
ueiss wl.l Ii he has borne all summer, and which
threatened at several points In hi speech
to entirely exhaust hlin and cause him
to take his seat. Th Pinator's dis
tress wo plain, apparent to his great
audience, who t)nl thUol with him In his
struggle to disguise it. Several times during
the course of his speech the gullerlt s broke into
applause, which wus at o ee checked ty the
severe rebuke of the presiding officer and the
perfunctory threat to clear the galleries if
further marks of approvalcr disapproval were
heard. Not a Senator lift the chamber ilurinj
tho rnllre. speech, but ail oat with raptutleuUm
and tha nods of cppruval. and serious, thought
ful faces of all, proved conclusively that the
Democratic beuators, utmost without excep
tion, were In dcao suipalh with the Mary,
laud Senator. '1 hose who did not publicly en.
done his statements approved of them In pri
vate conv ersation, and gave ridenee that the
Pemocru.io Senators who f raixd the pending
Senate bill will remain loyal to it and to Sen
ator Gorman to the end.
Aslalwathe rase when the Senate charu.
ber is crowded In warm weather, the heat be
came to oppressive and the air so close as to be
almost unbearable, and although to-day there
wa no sun tu shine through tho glass celling
down on the head ot the senator tLelr per
sona! discomfort was great enough without It,
Seiottor Gorman, of course, suffered more than
any of the others. Owing to the rainy weather
of the past day ortwo he clad In heavier
garments than usual, and throughout hi
sp.-ech h leaned upon th desk be
hind him, mopped hi forehead, too); repeated
slpaof water and Irtuon Jutee, nrd otherwlo
thowe.l the weakness of bis condition. At one
point during the most serious part of his speech
an official brought In a glass ot something that
looked very mach llko "cold tea," but, with a
deprecating wavo of his arm anil n character
istic Uormrn smite, the Seuator waved It away,
raying that water was good enough for him.
Although every word that foil f nun Mr. Gor
man's Up was listened to with close attention
by all of his vast audience, thero wero portions
of It that created the moet profouiul s'irprisc,
which waa shown by the stillness In tho clnim
lier and the grave faces nf tho Senators. His
story of the unwritten history of tho conven
tions that nominated and renominated Grovcr
Clevelaud for the Presidency and his accounts
nf the campaigns wherein he and othtr
Senator who ant around him gave Clcvclind
ehecrfully and willingly thnlr llmo unel money
and lo) ally were exceeded In dramatlo Intel est
only by his graphlo recital of tho history of tho
pirsent Tariff bill, and the details of Its progress
through the two Houses and Into the confer
ence committee, where It Is pending to-day. In
these chapters of his great speech Senator Oor
man unveiled the secrets of the Dcmocrntia
party with a fearlessness that was astonishing,
and which could only have been p-oniptcd
by the passionate Indignation v ith which
he and his Democratlo colleagues re
sent the President's attack upon them.
Ho kept nothing back, but hardled the
President without gloves, and from the begin,
nlng to tho end of hi speech railed things by
their right name. Mr. Gorman husbevn all dor
ring his political Ufa oeentIally a compromiser,
and his political enemies hav e loved to accuse
him of the habit of working In tho dark, and ot
nhcrlehlng at all times a desire to conceal from
his right hand what his left hand was dnlng.
Since Cleveland's first election, moreover, Mr.
Oorman has been reckoned among his
enemies, although he has been charged
with cowardice In pretending to bo his
friend. Ho left no doubt remaining ti-day
of where he stands. He burned all his bridge
behind him. and will now stand forth tho open,
avowed, and bitter enemy of Graver Cloveland.
Some of the charges which he made against the
President' truthfulness and gratitude were un
usually surprising as coming from the lips of a
man so closely associated with him In both the
polltleal campaigns in which he was n candi
date, and his referenoa to the slime and tilth
through which the Democratla organization
waa compelled to wado In the first Cleveland
campaign fell like a thunderbolt upon the aston
ished audience. Mr. Gorman's dramatlo an
nouncement thai he waa not Cleveland's debtor,
and Intimating that Cleveland owed much to
him, produced a like sensation.
The shrewdness of Mr. Gorman's tactic In
debate was shown by his action In calling upon
the members of the Finance Committee to glvo
evidence In support of his statement that the
President and Secretary Carlisle had both been
entirely conversant with thenature and scope of
the Senate amendments to the Tariff bill, and
that they had approved of them aa a com
promise made necessary to pass any bill. Each
Senator In his turn was a little more emphatlo
In endorsing Mr. Oorman's statements than his
colleagues, and the climax came when Senator
Harris, the President pro tempore of the
Senate, In that deliberate, convincing manner so
character! tio nf him, said that tho President
bad, in conversation with him, not only when
the bill was before the Finance Committee, but
after It was la the Senate, with taxed coal and
Iron provided for, more than pne expressed hi
approval of thu efforts of tho Senate to frame a
bill that' cou$V receive th vote of forty-three
One of the iron rest points in th Senator'
speech, aa far a hi defence ot the Benato
amendments is concerned, wa hi detailed ex
planation of the scheme by which a Canadian
corporation Is endeavoring to monopolize the
Eastern coal market of the United States by
means ot a removal of the duty on bituminous
ooaL For the first time during the long tariff
debate this subject wa discussed by one who
ho knowledge of the motive that leads
certain so-called protection Democrat to
advocate free coal, and Senator Gorman
pointed out that no one In the United States
would be benefited by a removal cf the duty.
The only beneficiaries, be said, would be the
Canadian corporation which aims to establish
the greatest of all combinations known a
trusts, and from which the Democrat In
Congress are now attempting to free
the people. What Mr. Gorman did not
say, but what every one nf hi auditors
thoroughly understood, was that the Americans
most deeply Interested in the removal of the
duty on coal Is the Boston corporation whose
money Is Invested In the Canadian syndicate.
When Mr. Gorman's speech was concluded tho
vast audience drew a loug breath, as If thankful
to be relieved of the suspense under which they
hod been held, and the Senator sat still, looking
into each other's fares with amazement. Only
threo Senators -Messrs. Gibson, Drier, and Mur
physhook Mr. Oorman's hand In congratula
tion, but this was due altogether to the excite
ment ot the moment, as It was the universal
opinion thai Mr. Oorman hod made tho greatest
effort of his life and vindicated the honor of the
Senate from the attack ot the President.
The situation w ith regard to the Tariff bill ha
not changed as the result of Mr. Gorman's
speech, except that It has made more certain the
Impossibility of defeating the Senate amend
ments. Whether the bill Itself w III be defeated
Is not now certain. Wl.jn Senator Aldrfch,
the llepubllcan leader, was asked after the da 'a
proceedings If the death of tho bill waa us.
surcd he said:
"It seems so; but yet there Is a possibility that
the Uouse will yield. The Senate will not; but
this Tariff bill seems to havu nine lives, like a
rat, and seems possessed ot the most astonish
Senator Vilas Is expected to take the
floor to-morrow In the Preslden's defence. He
made eoplouv memoranda during Mr. Gorman's
speech, but was n t ready to reply to hlintj -day;
aud so the Senate, after Senator hits of fail
fornla h"d aunoauccd his allegiance to tho Sen.
i te I HI. held a short executlv e session uud then
aottJtAX'S aitKAT Sl'EECll.
The Henale Hill iJrfradeil aad tha Treat.
deut'a Letter Ileuouaeed as lufuuiuuw.
VV.vsillMiTOX, Jul) '.'3. -The exe Item .1 tn
I vnd srund theS-nito ' SianiKr ii-la . 1. 1 'i
I groitter than Ii won even on Frld.i) latt.wl.en
nctlon "ita expected V. bit.iken on .lie .is : -c
Inrf conference) r , on the T.ulff hll! v.i
hour buf'iro tho til J0 of meeting tne elooi a of thu
public galleries were besieged bycowds striv
ing to obtain admit tan -e, and by noon, when thu
protv-elli!g beg .'i. there' was not a vacant seat
I In tho galleries, except In tho diplomat,, gal
J.'ry. In which, thre vrrvunl) half u dozen sp -Utors,
and there .vero hun.iri.is o' pc -1 In !
hills aud rorrld-ir and on tha in trbu- s'.airwa. s
who wciouuable togu luMdu thoclumher In
the absenre of tho Vice-President I'm e-tuilr n is
occupied by Mr. Harris iK-ui.. Tcin. Pre idcut
pro tern. There 'vere several !te;.'i!.!l.-..u teua.
tor present who had bc.'U absent lvetwoek. ,n-cuU-k
Mr. 'handler of New Hu iiuthtrr, J'r.
I.oda' cvf Mavaihueit,aiid Jlr. Teller of f-l-ureal
luff r-oih les f tho chi,abr wcro
prett) t.ll) rcprrac'Uled.
Vbcu th Senato adjourned on Friday there
were pending at least threw p-trliimeutary mo
tions In redai.on to tho Turiff Wl. F.rt, in
pointof time, was the message from the House'
stating thttr.econferreof thetwallouses had
beou unable t sgrew and re-ueMpig the mim nt '
ot tho.senato to a furthc ooi.'erencc- To mes
sage Mr Voorhee vDem , Ind.i, ( liairnun o' thtt
Fl:-ao.' r c'oiuailttee and ot the !enaic e ouferrees,
left to the action of the Senate In on brl -f sen.
tenc; aad the question might bt put by the
presiding offlctr, without further motion
lqfc ' ' . . sAJte. j tmmim.
- -v ... v VIIH O,
whether the request of tho House should tj
lie fomplleil with. The formal motion wns mod ;
subsequently, however, by .Mr. Gray (Derm,
Del.) that tho Senate Insist upon It amend ' '
menta to tho Tariff bill and agree to tho further ';
conference, asked by the House. Previous to Mr. '!
Grny' motion ono hid been made by Mr. Hilt fl
(Dem., N, V.) that tho Senate recede from lis ,-,
ntntndinent placing conl and Iron ore on (ha ' !
dutiable, list. And later In the day Mr. Vllad
(Dem... Wl.) mov e.1 that tho Senato recede from i
that portion of It amendment to the sugar V
schedule which Imp s an additional dK-rlmN ' '
natlngdnty of one-eighth of a cent a pound. Ot
all thee motions that of Mr. Hill has pnrlla- 'i
menlary precedence, and will lie the first sub ?
mltteil to the Senate for Its action. After thai r
comes the motion of Mr. Vllasj and, last of all,
the motion to Insist and agree to a further con V
Mr. Voorhee rtxo and cnllod np, as a qnestlon, '
of privilege, the mesnge from tho House, As;
soon as It was read Mr. Oorman (Dem., Md.l , A
rose, and, In tones mnrkrd by deep feollng. adi 'V
dressed the Senato. lie said! f
SEMATon aonsiA.t'a srr.rcn.
" Sir. President, I hopo that 1 fully realize thf
condition under which wo are about to aot, X
Tho question which now confronts ns would or
dlnnrlly bo passed without discussion. When. "j
ever there Is a disagreement between the two i
Houses of Congress upon any measure of leglsls S
lion tho orderly and ordinary modeof proceeding
is to ngreo to a conference and attempt to adjust " J
footed and tho country benefited. The country, f
Mr. President. Is anxiously waiting for a speeds
determination of this question. Our Treasury is) "
depleted there Is not sufficient money to pay ',
the current expenses of the Oovernment. Fao- fi
lories aro idle, workshops are closed, and hon V
est mechanics and laborers are tramping1 J
through tho country bogging that they may ho) ;'
emplnjed. Further suspense la destructive of tha !
host Interests of our common country. Further i $,
delay, further ugltatlon. will bo laid at the door ' i .1
of tho Dcmocrntia party, which now control ' '
every branch of this Government that deali , ,
with legislation. What a fearful responsibility J
Mr. President-greater, perhaps, than has over ,'
been devolved upon us in the history of our '
country since 1H00. I hope, I trust, I bcllevn.
that wo shall meet this situation as become e
American Senators and a become patrlotla
American citizens. ,
" The conditions In this chamber were so welt ' '
described by my distinguished friend from Now ' ;
Jersey (Mr. Smith) on Friday last that It woultl ;
bo Idle and futile for mo to attempt to add any. ' , -I
tiling to what he has said. In meeting this situ. 'M
atlon he truly said that In a ooOrdlnato branch 1
of the Government wo have an overwhelming I M
mnjority of Democrats able to pass any measure) I
under their rules that they saw proper, no matJ ' I
ter how radical or how conservative, but that '
here wo havo only forty-four Senators who wero "
elected as Democrats, Including the dlstln. I
gulshed Senator from New York (Mr. Mil), whs I
has openly and manfully oppued thlsmeuMiro "N
from tho day it came to consideration until now. m
We only havo forty-threo votes,a bare majority of m
any bill forty-threo votes to bo cast by the Am-
baasadors from the great States of the Union, m
and who are honored by their constituents with, 9
seats in the highest legislative body In the world,
every one of whom bad his distinct views and
waa compelled to represent fairly the lnteresu 9
of the great State whloh he represents, to hor-
monixo them, to bring them together upon soma " 'fl
common ground upon a bill which wa In direct
Itaeandthoughtwiththopromiseof theirportyt ' . '
to niake sacrifices of Individual opinions, sacrjl v sj 9J
floes of great Interest, sacrifice of almost prln. ' fl
ciple, and I say, without hesitation, that poasl.
bly but once in the history of this body possibly 'I flj
but once were the condition suoh aa we had ' flj
to confront. Behind tho Senator were Intel. flj
llgent people urging them to extreme action In j flj
more than two-third of the States represented flj
on the Demooratio side. On the other were tha H
great Sute of New York, the great State of New '! . flj
Jereoy, th State of Ohio and Maryland, West iff flj
Virginia and Alabama, which said that 'we ara I flj
tn favor ot the Demooratio platform and In favor W flj
of a bill carrying out to the letter every promise) S
of the Democratlo partyi bat the bill which flj
came to us from another place Is so radical, so J flj
destructive, aa we believe, of the Interests ot tho flj
groat municipalities, that we cannot support lb flj
with this Income tax attached to it.' fl
A rxia amd xAnxT coirnnzLTCB.
" When we went into conference, a ts usual i flj
In both parties the only method known by flj
which parties can be brought together, not m flj
secret conclave to trade this Interest or that, flj
but a free and manly conference, whloh only ' fla
honorable Senator can hold, or which, rather, : flj
only honorable Senator would hold fair and flj
manly and straightforward statement of these flj
differences wa made. I am glad to say that flj
while the Committee on Finance of thl body M
had a majority of Southern Democrats on It, flj
there has been the greatest desire to do Justice) flj
to every section of the Union, and an Interna- flj
lion, coupled with the statement of the fact to flj
I any Southern man on that committee, that aa f 9J
Industry was to be destroyed or Impaired, mad) I flj
the Southerner the more anxious than our I flj
Northern friend to prevent a wrong and pre. 1 flj
serve the great Industrie of th Northern B flj
"It Is not necessary for me, and It would not W flj
bo proper for me to enter Into the details of ! flj
these long hours of conference or to give tha f H
vk-wsof thoe who participated In It but! will H
endorse every word the Senator from New Jer H
sey ha sold, that but for the patience, but for H
the wisdom, but for the earnest devotion to H
pi Inclple of the Senator from Indiana (Mr. Voore , flj
hcos), the venerable Senator from Tennessee la H
front of me (Mr. Harris), my distinguished. m H
friend from Missouri on my right (Mr. Vest), J flj
aud the Senator from Arkansas (Mr, Jones), M H
these differences would not have been adjusted, ' I H
and we should have passed through the seaatoa 1 H
with divisions a wide upon this sldo a It Is po. 1 flj
sililotoroic ive of within a party. But they jf H
accomplished what the timid thought was im. it flj
pouiblo. It required brave and nobis men to Jf flj
bring It uUiU jf fll
" (tight here, Mr. President, I think, In view 1 flj
of all the occurrences which have taken place, R J
nf ell that has been said in the publlo press, of j H
all tho inbrepresenlulions of this body, and of M H
all thelnfatmus ralumny which has been ut- I H
l.red und publhhed and sent forth against ai
ui'iuber of this body, I have the right, or, at S flH
ir,-t, feel il tn bo my duty to myself and to J
tt.iu.0 whuuavu cufliwratol with me, to give to e H
tln M'l.mc and to the country a plain and uu. y J
eurn.iL el stulemeiit of these event. I 5j flH
thall speak plainly, Mr. President, not jH
In temper, with malice toward none, J
with the hope, however, aa theso matter ' flH
but a trn brought to tho public attention by J
ot.icrs. looking my fellow party men hero and I ! J
id ew here straight In Hie eye. telling the truth, ! ' J
putting the rvponH)llily wherever It belongs J J
IhU wc shall )ct come together as honorable I j J
an. 1 1 atrial' men dtotrin to serve our commna I L J
couutry as w e h')Ul 1 ib . I wuut to siy again, W J
as I have Haid uero often Wi every member of j J
Ibis bud o-i this sideof the chamber luprlvatn, j j fl
that no f mail matter, iiopcrunal v Uh. n delr J flJ
ui serve, my st.ue U opponllfli toother Hates, j ' J
no p'ld j! opinion w)'l prevent ir.c Ireun meet. iy flH
l.i un Ixiuuirat and ta)iH7 M Mm that the Jrfj flJ
lrkiauuut dut of ii, a' istMsvrvuburuuiutry IK H
Ul'lke.p ' iw.'t In t .er. us J
Mr. 1're.nlw.t. .be d 1 vratlaii of the Chair. 0 flJ
luanot the t'onu.-uui u fuumlitva oil Uu: part It flfl
of acoitrdmato brai cb, wbb-b I leave a neht In ifll flH
a.'udfl to b a u.atur wbiih uiU' t lit 4E
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t,art ' - ""I jB
ucv.s ti'Uii.1. . a 4 iv pri r o t.y jsg H
al'r-sld-ul of (Lie I mini .v.n. e.'a. IMS H J
body In a position whcreiu memurrs inat JJ flH
to It that the dignity and honor of ildi rfcamlxr ij flH
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