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BB j ' THE) -SUN, SATTJttDAY, SEPTEMBER I, 189. - - " w" "'Wli;
H ' Bj A'7' "OESX'T 'AXT TO.
H I K hill nounil to John tlrlsbrn Wnllifr'e "Cm
K K mopnlltan fnltrraltr" That Uolnaj to
B t ! dive n l.lbernl Rdllratlon lir Correspond
B I 111! enrr Would I.IUb tn llun lloihir lie sronld.
B fi I Si ' Although ln has not yet unlit It In so many
1 j,i words.lt Is practically assured thatK. Ilenjnmln
B r" O.Aa Andrews will not rrconslder his resignation ns
.' Ijj president of Drown Unlvcrslts. Ho will devoto
I : IB- his whole tlmo to tho spreading of knowlodgo
H F' K through tho Innil by means of John Hrlsbon
5.8 K Walker's "Cosmopolltnn University." From
; J t. what Dr. Andrews has Bald. Iio would not
H ' t ' lo avcreo to filling both plates, n thine.
B . j: ' bo says, which Is qulto conidvablo, for
R ' H l'resldont Hnrpcr of Chicago University
H B m In nlbo collegiate Principal of tho "Chan-
ft 1' tauqun University." Hut Mr. Walker evidently
k I thinks that I'nsldunt Andrews Is bound Irrevo-
l l cnbly to "Cosmopolitan University," and If he
'' It Rocs back tollrown It will beoiily a tomporary
I If arrangement, to last until his pluco can be
J It tilled by souio other man. After two Inter-
J. II views with Mr. Walker, president Andrews
H k g E o'Miie to tho suiiie conclusion, although ho was
j? g l loath to glvo up his ldon of being President of
B fy fr 1 both Itrown and "Cosmopolitan."
B l" P V President Andrews nrrhed In the city on
E (? II V Thursday afternoon and mot Mr. Walkor at the
R ' rt S I I Murray Hill Hotel, whero they had a confer-
K '$ W nco wMth histcd for h.ilf an hour In re-
B ' i ami I Istlon to tho action of tho follows of
B ! H 1 Drown Unltoisity. Yesterday President An-
K 3 fl' drown was Interviewed In tho morning
B 'f BlLans! nu,lll,er of reporters from evening
B 'Ijasnsns1 papers. Tho inferenco they all drew from his
R ' i m juinorks wus that Iio waastlll In doubt whether
B J K to accept Mr. Winker's ofTer or bo back to
K a jl Jlrown. Then ho went to Irvington, whorobo
K 1 vpeut tho greater part nt the day with Mr.
B ' ' g jl j t Walkur preparlnR tho prospectus of the new
B ' TS II ' "Coatnopulltan University." After his return
B i p . to tho illy hist evening ho said that
H if B tho reporters of tho evening papers h.ul nilsln-
fl "- I! S' torprotcd him wholly; that tluy had taken what
i S: m lie said about his uncertainty iiHupplj In it both
B 'j im ' 'ho "Cosmopolitan Unhcrsltj" unit Hrown,
I II Instead of to Hrown alone. Ho had In the mc.m
B Ml III Unit) carefully pripared n utatemeut for tho
H i' i II' press, w lik h Is:
. ,, S "Some weeks bko when I thought aaovoranco
C-3 j of my rolatioua wall Hrown tniverslty lnevlt-
' K . nble, I ussumud the, responsibility of eonduetlnc
is Ibocominir car a very lmpurunt now cilucu-
fit rational undertakiuic projected by John Uristicn
H I ' Walker, but now uoon to beluken in eharKO b a
H Tj rorporutlon made up of welluowu Ken
' K '' tlenieu all souiid-inoney men deeply Inter
I I hi I tiled in tho proposed educational iiitcrprlsc.
B f HI a ho work to be dime by tho new corporation Is
B F L'fl '' In tho nature, of the unlierslty extension
s ! already carried on by Hrown Unlcrslty, so that
B i el T the head of Hrown University inlirht i-uncoiv-B
im i ably be tho sinio person who had uian;eof tho
B i bl J Hew work. There would, in tho nature of the
B ,'hI case, bo nothiui; incongruous In sulIi a union as
B I'llM nppuars in tho fact Hint President Harper of
B thW '' Chicago University Is nlso i:ollelato Prliiclpul
B 11 ' of t tin Cbautauiiuu University.
B : !.! "Yet I do not iiiyeclf deem that sort of a
B - Vm ' union 111 the present caso nilvlsablo or likely
B k. F.9 to Rivo sitisiacllou. If rtsorted to, it will
I 5 P'l V ho only u de!t.o to tide over a temporary dilll-
I W nl r, culty. Either thooldenterprisoorthoiiew-wlll,
I ' ! t. ly liselsulllelently tax the energies of any one
I -vm wan. Just what permanent settlement will he
B vFil nrrived at I am not yet In a position to stato. It
I til v' Is hoped that it will be thu one best calculated
I IrM v to further the eauso of education."
B i Pm ' Furtticr than this 1'resident Andrews refused
B tv?n '; to?o. Ho saitl:
B M f mB "Icatiuot as yet (rive a more definite answer.
B 'SI t When I do make an answer it will bo directly to
!. 41 those moat concerned. That, however, will not
i! H j bo done until I bavo consulted with my advisory
I'll committee on tho subject,"
IS ' $ " ' possible that his answer may be known
j ; V to-day. as he lcuvos for Providence this morn-
? v, tng. Mr. Walker. howoor, throw more, light
1 ' IV on tho matter ) esterday afternoon by amplify-
(', V.B mt, Ins Dr. Audrows's statement In respect to one
J ):, -- point. Tho question was put to Mr. Walkor
3! ?- whether he had inado a dottnlte arrangement
I IMS? Vflth President Andrews.
tPJVBj, "At announced soma weeks ago," said Mr.
flBsS? Walker, "President Andrews will have full
ST'llilv- charge of the new university. I shall hvo
S?'llr nothing to do with it except to supply what
illal'' funds are necessary. The headquarters of the
itsmBi university will be, for the tlmo at least. In
i V;BB" Providence, where Dr. Andrews prefers to live.
K fBB!- A" communications will be sent to him there.
' . (''i ond he will have solo chartio of choosing the
i,-B8 lacaltT."
i ? lUi. " Will Dr. Andrew carry on tho work of both
1 -rfiK3v " """TniWfemeities at once I"
c jffB. "I cannot speak for Dr. Andrews," repliedMr.
'fs walkor, "but this much I will say. In view of
, . Wv tho nice treatment that has been given to Dr.
K ' K Andrews by Drown University it Is not likely
WV Mi that he will loavo that Institution until Displace
K ' Bf can k filled.
3 Mf "Then it may be inferred that If Dr. Andrews
J Ut iroea back to Drown it will merely bo a tempo-
I ! .EK. rarr arrangement I"
1 i JTx "Itmay bo Inferred." said Mr. Walker, "that
'i iiv Dr. Andrews will be at tho head ot the Cosmo-
',' ! polltan University, and will not desert Hrown
' mL- while that Institution needs him."
flL Dr. Andrews talked very freely about the all-
,' , ' wk rer problem, bui finally said:
!A Ii " Now I beir you not to publish any of my re-
, I ,11 marks on silver, for in view of my recent ex-
fc .It perience with Hrown University, I prefer tosav
R Ivi nothing. Of course, I am not ufraid, nor have t
ift , myt anything to conceal, but in the present clrcum-
ft i Mances it wouldn't bo pleasant or nice for mo
i.'if p to talk."
t f )f. Bast m Telrcram to Cot. Johnston or Alabama
jj fj ij A.LlDg Art. lee.
B j . ';- Moittoombrv, Ala., Sept. 3.-Clrcult Judge
Ifflj , )l Oarmichael to-day telegraphed to Gov. Johnston
ml ; from Ozark, Ala., that Major Terrell, a negro
ftt J murderer, was in jail there, having been arrest-
Jn g xl near Ozark last night. Ho said thatUilkot
fg 'f, lynching was rifo, and asked tho Governor's
t B S opinion as to the wisdom of removing tho negro
,l '-t to tho Coffee county Jail at Elba, An answer
JS woe made advising Judge Carralchael to use his
t& J' discretion, but to ace that tho prisoner was pro-
l jfr tected at all hazarda, as It was contrary to pub-
S-Sj - ,v Ho policy to punish one crlmo by the commission
I p, V of another, A telegram from Ozark to night
; "C J. aya that Terrell la still In tho Ozark Jail, and
& I that be Is closely guarded for fear of an attack
t, f . ' from a mob composed of citizens of CofT eo, tho
f-. if ,v adjoining county.
ll hV 1 ..TerJC?" ls charged with having assaulted a
If KE Mri. Thomas, a whlto woman of Coffee county,
ft,; r-61 J. fibout a month ago, and afterward murdering
li. EC . ner and burning her body. Ho escaped from a
l ihm h Pob tbat WftS taking him into the woods to
ft. :fft t nang. There appears to bo no doubt but that
K. afK 'if. a mob has organized to lynch him. but tho
JHfljl ? BheriS thinks ho will be able to protect the Jail.
A 9avJaaVv .
JKfrB i
B KfeB ' Consreuinan'a Mswspaper Rays the DI.
H ,, bl : ' erlmlnallnr Duty Was Xo Trlok.
F feUB i f TjtwiSTOif, Me., Sept. 3,-The Lewlston
IkB h Journal, Congressman Dint-ley's newspaper,
' KB J to-day prlnU an inspired editorial comment
I TPB' UDOn ""Ction 1!S of tho DIngley Tariff law. It
'' m ar the current controversy is much ado about
' Im $ nothing, and continues:
! ' :W ' "The section as framed by the Wayi and
J , Means Committee and passod by the House was
? '8' i the samo as in tho previous tariff. Tho Senato
.' ; ;lfjj t, amended tho House section striking out the
i i ' l ord?'.or nV act of Congress' in tho iondi-
'-W I tlonal clause, which is tho modlllcatlon of Im-
I' vml portance that is caublng thu moBt controversy.
' 'FB Many of tho newspapers in commenting on tho
'i RB' i section nssumu that tho (onforces Inserted this
.' '! I amendment and proieed to cmument on what
& 'VM' P they call a -trick in tho dark.' &c.
ia. 'KB. "The fact is. however, that this amendmont
y' lll'l waaadoptetl Inopon Hcnato. Tho other iimoiid-
t KB' J- ment was adopt d by the conferees simply to
vflLI '- prerentan evasion of the noctlon by tho landing
,V i KgW ft of fcrelin merchandise In Citnado by vessels not
. EiB-B' entitled to equal iirivilngen in our ports, then
i rilli hipping it to tho United .States, and was not In-
j iKH ; tended or understood to affect the bonding priv
S eVU'olf; UBe-
tf IftfaV atv .
k WH .
L- 'PSb; ',"- "e ,"n " n 'he spot and the Other
1, WW, f n" '"
' V frK TunnY, Oklahoma, Sept, 3,-8mlth Kellum, a
;, fi BlB' 5 wealthy Oklahoma stockman, and Hnmucl Mor-
v tB ) rl?! 1ow,"?r ,0' lafK "hecp ranch, fought a duel
if ' ? r wlthPlstolh)ostcrd.iy, liellumwas Git In llio
' W heart and ho del on tho spot, Jiorrls wua . 'it
', ifB through the breast and may die, Tho men
M f quarrelled over piibture lands.
!'! V' A Iieacon Khot Head lii Cburrh.
fe ill 4 ni"M'NaAM.Ala.,Popt.3.-RufusSiiilth,ono
' ' 7il 0t "" ,lc,eo"IJ ln " '!Pti,t Church, at Forest
V, r:M i Home, Hutler lounty, was nssnsMnated in
" 'm wiS.rCM,l,V n,Bl,,V "".wwlsliiBfrotn prayer
"Bfl s whenthoropprtof imhotgun was heartland lie
BR Jl f f,c11 r J.I. It m thought that the ur.
S iJ ' lerer If a neighbor with who,,, ;-, iltii reu tlv
ii I W. dispute o er fence hetwee . tlelr f.m
)t 'fM ' " "! all In hp,.,.
F ' 'I ' C ANXlt)tw. Mil., Sept. .'t.-Huiidy. the colored
h f ifiB caudidalo for tho Nu al Academy from rincln.
all B' " BftU '"Ho'l t tbu enuiluatloii to day In npilj.
Ba liB" ll1"' Fof'y-lwo others were d llclcnt ami nil
i-iB El t In mathciiiallos, Lut how not know his atunii
t'fl P' BI C l,n.,r ln "''. M,udy U,,S" to-mofrow. iio IhlnU ho
HB K VV B thaoco Of jidMlug, "ium no
H III1 '
tfi ill
B ill
BBBB3wth j, ,a, ,, , , . ,,. t ,
0,000 BBare af tke BleetraPaamatle Traa
It Cenpaay ld.
Piiir.Anict.fiiiA, Sopt 3. Tho room traders
on the Stock Exchange, ln splto of the revela
tions inado by n personal Investigation ln tho
olllce of tho Secretary of Htate at Trenton, took
hold of the Klcctro-Pncumatlo Transit Com
pany shares and ecnt 2,000 moro of thorn
through tho Clearing House of the oxchangn to
day. Tho manner In which deliveries lire mado
Is dlnicult to ascertain. So far ax can bo dis
covered, noarly ovcry dollvery Is made ln
blank, Tho New Jorsoy Pirporatlon (luaran
teo nnd Trust Company of New Jersey, which
registers tho ntnek, ncl.t, It ls thought, ns trans
fer agent. That informitlon Is given nut nt
'J(H) Walnut place whero tho Pn-alilpnt nnd
lreasurer of tho Klectro-I'iicuiniitlo Transit
I'ompnny havo mi ollke. Tho trust ollhor of
t Ho Now Jcrxcy Corporation (luaranteo Com
tuny was reticent tliN uflcrnoon, nnd would
not dliiclnio within what perloc' of time, n trani
ftr nf tin) ttlmrrx win miiile tlicro. Ho was
itikctl if ho thought tho ni t of nlllxlng tho soul
nf n coinpunv w Ihho iharter was vacnlod by
liroclaiiiiilloiiiiu .May I, 1HH7, to n crrtlllcntn
nf stotk (onslltuti'il n legal transfer of mull
ntnek, and ho refused to talk about tho matter.
Through un Inadvertence, Tiik Kt-.s said this
morning that tho Pneumatic Transit Coin
pany of Philadelphia hud tho I'nnlract fur put
ting In the mall tubes In Now- York and Brook
lyn. Tho tubes will be placed thoro by tho
Tubular Despatch Company of Now York, ope
rating under a lease uf tne Hatchcllcr Pneu
matic Company of the United State-, organized
under tho lnwa of Wost Virginia, of which W,
J. Kelly Is Presldont and which Is practlcally
Idontlcal with tho Philadelphia rompanv. Tho
Philadelphia (ointiaiiy 1h manufacturing tho
tubes under the llntt heller patantn. Nona of
those concerns has nny connection with tho
Eloctro'l'iicumatlc Trniislt Company.
Wejlrr'i Plan to Abandon thn CUT Frustrated
uj the Miadrld Cntilnot.
Havana, Sept. 1, It ls now beyond doubt that
Weyler Intended to abandon the important town
of Hayamo In Santiago de Cuba province, burn
ing it after Its evacuation by tho Spanish troops.
Tho re idrnts of Uayamo, when Informed of tho
Captain General's plan, sent a committee, to beg
him to withdraw his orders. Weyler refusod to
do so, saying that Iho defence of that town cost
Spain mlllloiij every yenr without any corre
sponding advnntngo. The llaynmo merchants
then cabled to the 0.ueen Itegcnt, to tho Minister
of Colonics, nnd to tho Mlnistorof Wnr, demand
ing protection for their lives nnd property. Tho
reply camo on Aug. 'JO, ordering tho Captain
Ucneral not to nbaudon or destroy tho town. " It
would bo n Bubjcct of comment among our
enemies," said Minister Castellano, "If wo
openly withdraw- our troops from a fortltlcd
town of tho Island of Cuba,"
li.iynnio Is In tho interior of Santiago do Cuba
province, where tho Insurgents are strong. It
requires a strong gnrrison to hold It and a
great effort to provision It. bemuse outside of
the forts tho Cubans control tbo land. Food Is
sent from Manzanlllo, the guard for a single
train often numbering 0,000. Tho attacks of
tho Cubans on tboo convots, which start from
Manzanlllo twlco n month, occasion the only
lights ln tho provinco of Smtlago do Cuba,
because, tho Spanish troops novcr daro to give
battle under other circumstances.
The value, of ca' tie stolen ln the province of
Havana by the Spanlrh troops during August is
ostlmatod at $000,000.
DIED J.Y 1113 103TH TEA It.
Lauras Grrenrard or St. touts Raid t De the
Otdrvt Jew In the Countrj.
St. Lome, Sept. 3. Lazarus Greengard, the
oldest Jew in tho United States, died this morn
ing at tho bouse of his son, Solomon Greengard,
atlOOS North Tenth street. Had he lived until
Nov. 15 he would have completed his lOfith year.
Lazarus Greengard was born In Werbelau,
Russian Poland. Ills father was a blacksmith,
and Lazarus followed his father's trade. At the
ago of 28 he married tho wife who lived until
three years after their golden wedding.
Old Sir. Grcongnrd was a well-read man and
had kept abreast of worldly affairs. It wai an
uncommon thing at this day to listen to a man
who was a youth of 18 when Napoleon Invaded
Russia, who remembered tho troubled reign of
Catherine II. of Russia, and had lived under six
Czara, thrco of whom were assassinated.
Greengard remembered all tho wars of this
century, but best of nil he liked to talk of the
Polish Insurrection of 1831. in which he took
a hand, and for which he was over after
under suspicion. Six children. 30 grand
children, 58 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren
survive the old gen
tleman. The surviving children are Abra
ham Greengard. 72 years old: Sirs. Anna
Applebnum of Chicago, 70 years old: Solo
mon Greengard, 117 years old: Mrs. Bekco
rledmun of New York, 00 years old; Mm. Dora
Cohen of New York. 05 years old, and Simon
Greengard of Los Angeles, Cal.. 02 yeare old.
The Police Were Obliged lo Iletlrn for Help and
All the Men In the Place Escaped.
Another unsuccessful attempt to raid the
poolroom known nsLlttlo Monte Carlo ln East
New York was made yesterday afternoon. The
nevs. W. R, Ackcrt and I. W. Gowen got war
rants from Justice Young, nnd Special Officers
Adam Schacfer, Owen fcheehnn. nnd Henry Kal
er wero sent to mako the raid.
When the policemen arrived nt tho place they
found about twenty men on tho hillside nnd
thirteen In front of tho building. When Schacfer
attempted to enter tho building he was inter
cepted by John Leonard, who is baid to be one of
tho proprietors, and who asked Scbaefer where
ho was going. Schaefor Bald that he had war
rants for tho arrest of tho men Inside, and tried
to force his way in. Leonard drjw-a revolver.
. "If you attempt to go In there I'll shoot jou,"
ho said.
Schacfer drew his revolver and a man ln the
crowd picked up a stono to throw nt him.
Pollcoman hheehan saw him pick up tho stone
nnd covered him with his revolver. Realizing
that the odds wore against them, the policemen
withdrew. Thov returned ln a short time.
Everybody had left the place, and there was no
ono to arrest.
Over 100 men left tho poolroom nnd took the
ferryboat to Now York while tho police were
nwny. A warrant has born Issued for Leonard's
arrest for Interfering with an ollicer.
Decision to Take a lliorons Part In the Blaa.
aacbusetta Klecllons.
Boston. Sept. 3. At a mooting of the State
Advisory Hoard of tho A. P. A. here on Wednes
day, It was votod to prosecute a vigorous cam
paign this fall, ond to call out tho full strength
of tho ordor. There was a full representation
of the members of tho hoard from all parts of
the Stato, who reported active work In political
organization of the order.
There was some discussion as to what aotlon
the board would tako In regard to tho nomina
tion of Htate offlcors, but It waa finally concluded
very strongly that the order would take no
action on such candidates. It was also voted
that tho order should support In nil cases tho
best man, whether he Is a member of tho order
or not, and that itiulght happen that tho order
would support nn outsldor in preforcnto to a
member of tho order, u speclllo instance being
gl en.
The onergles of tho leaders nil) bo devoted to
j vigorous light ln tho First Congress district
for a sin cessor to tho lato rongrcsinan Wright.
A large membership Is claimed for this region,
rnmpr sing tho wholo of Ilerkshlro nnd parts of
fcruuklln, Hampden, and Hampshire counties.
Mike Donovan Too Active Tor Mace.
IiinMi.NonAM, Sept. 3.-Jem Maco and Mike
Donovan, tho old-time pugilists, wore matched
to fight six rounds hero to-night for the veteran
1 1 hamplonshlp, but the contest lasted for ouly
live rounds. '
Donovan w-as much moro active than his op
ponent, and during the fourth round Mare siid:
"Gio my friend Donovan tho whole purse."
This, howover. was not done, hut nftor the fifth
round the refei-eo dri lured the match a draw,
j Ing: Nobpdy wIsI.pi to seo oltlier man closo
h-i career with defeat.
Mr. and nn, Philip u,T, jr., iteiuarrlrd,
Lono IlitANCH. N. J Sept. 3.-Philip Daly, Jr.,
and Mrs. Jennie Joyce-Daly, who were marrlotl
nfowyonru ago by o Civil Justlte, woro remar
ried today by a religion, cerc-nony In tho
Church of Our Lady Star of Iho Soa by ", roc
tor, the Key, Father William V. Cnntwell. , tho
liT'if", 5,f V'0 fnii'llnte relatives an 1 a few
,ewfr e.T'"-i. A wc'.1(ll"f '"liner was served
to-night at tho Pennsylvania Cluh.
Tarprrtn Itoat Itotlnrr. Tails Ainln.
Awnapoiih, Mil., Sept. 3,-Tlio torpedo boat
Itoiiger failed to meet tho rrqulrcpKiitsof tho
llotiTitinint Inlicrsocond Irlultrlp today umi
nhi hjnoniiotlicrihnnio next week. Sliofnr,i
om.ikuthoiriiilred speed of '.'IHikn. Is owing
to un accident to her machinery, ltisbelleted
qulrencnti." STC,,tu1lr ' "' tllS ro-
aaa7aaiaai--llfrt'Wa6ft'' rtW
nttjohn Perter or Itoeheiter Ge la Ctinr
lettn to Pat lilt fiancee Aboard the
Toronto Rieamrr, and After niddlnr tier
iood.br Drops l.ireleM lot" niver.
RocnnsTtn, Sopt, 3.-FltzJohn Porter, book
keeper in Kimball's tobacco works, went to
Charlotte last ovcnlng to bid farowoll to his
Bwcelhoart, Miss May Collins, who was to tako
the Toronto boat. After putting Miss Collins
aboard Mr. Porter startod to walk along the
dock. Suddenly ho fell forward and toppled
over Into the Gcnesoe Rlvor.
Somo ono on the steamer hoard a splash and
crlotl "Man overboard!" Capt. Jcrrels rushed to
tho place and, seeing that this was true, gave
a Klk-nal of distress lo the lookout on
tho pier. Capt. Gray and tho life
(lining crow manned tho boat nnd wero
on tho spot In a very few minutes. Tho body
wai not to bo seen anywhere. Capt, Gray threw
a lino Into tho water and hooked the body tho
first tlmo. It was then draggod Into the boat
and carried lo tho shore.
Dr. Ottoway, who was summoned, says that
thero was no wutrr In tho lungs of the body
when It was recoorod, nnd that doath did not
result from drowning. Tho man was dead
before ho cnlcrod tho wator. It Is thought
that ho may have been attnekod with
heart dlsc.iso and fallen from tho dock. As bo
fell from tho dock ho was hoard to glvo one
scream, but that was nil. Ho sank below the
water and did not agnln nppenr. Tho body was
ln the water only nhoul fifteen minutes,
When the passengers learned that some one
hnd lieen drowned uovcral of them left the
steamer to fee who It was. Among these was
Mli CoMln. Mio had gone to thoiltnlng room
on IhuMicamer when Mr. I'nrtor badu her good
b. Sho walked lo whero tho crowd was stand
ing, nnd hoirlng some ono say "Fitzjohn
Porter," sbo pushed her way through tho crowd
and reached tho place where tho body lay, Thoro
she found Hint tho Imily w.ib Hint of Mr. Porter.
Her grief was almost Inconsolable nnd It was
feared that sho would go Into hysterica. She In
sisted im Mnj ing bv his liody and would havo
proitratcd herself bylnasldolf friends had not
reitralnoil her. Sho atayed by tho body until
friends nrrlvrd from tbo city, nnd alio waa then
brought to her home In a carriage
I Mr. I'orterwns alwut 20 yean of ago and one
of Roehcster'1 most popular young men. He
was a trusted employee of the W. S. Kimball
branch of the American Tobacco Company, and
had been with tho company for many years. Ho
wan a memlier of tho Rochester Howling Club
and other Blmllar organizations.
They March an the Outaklrts or the Cltr and
Terrorise People.
Hazleton, Pa., Sept. 3. After resting all
night from Thursday's march from mine to
mine, tho Hungarian and Italian anthracite
coal stilkers assembled at McAdoo.
Uy 10:30 A. M. fully 1.000 laborers with clubs
wero ready to tako up their line of march
again. Mossengors brought thera word that If
they ventured to march through Hazleton,
Mayor Altmlllcr and an armed posse of official
would arrest tho ringleaders. The strikers were
also told that a stand of fifty rifles had been re
ceived. To avoid n clash tho strikers determined to
mako a detour of Hazleton. They had closed
tho mines on the south sldo on Thursday and
they had planned to force things to a standstill
on the north side to-day. It was 11 o'clock
wnen they reached Aiidcnrlcd. They entered
tho homes ot miners nnd compelled them to fall
Tho strikers wont to Jcancsvllle, took all the
men they rould tliid. nnd brought them to
Hazleton. They stopped the I-chlgh Valley
collieries, the largi-at in this region, the Hazle
mlnei, employing ncirly 1.000 men.
From there they went to Cranberry, ono nnd a
half miles from the Hazle mines. The Cran
berry is owned by A. Pardee A: Co. Tho whole
town was excited and no attempt was made to
stop them. A lino of strikers from tho Lcblgu
Vulley mines at Audcnrlcd reachod the out
skirts of this city nt 2 o'clock this afternoon.
Mayor Altmlller sent n sound of policemen to
meet them. Tho lenders of these strikers also
decided to make a detour of tho citv. Upon
reaching iho Hazle mines they blew tho whistles
nnd chased the men from tholr work. They
next marched to Cranberry nnd Lntlmcr and
Drif ton. All along the lino of march they forced
peoplo to Join them. Tho foreigners who resisted
were clubbed into Btibmlscion.
40,000,000 TOXS OF 1BOX ORE.
A Creat Dtseovery In the Laka Inperlor Eta
alon. Dcluth, Minn., Sent. 3. A dlscovory of Iron
ore that surpasses anything ever heard of in
the Lake Superior region has been made public.
The property on which the find was mado ls
about ten miles from Rlwoblk. Minn., on the
Mcssaba range. Forty million tons of ore are in
The ore body Is under a layer of about eleven
feet of earth. It Iswhat Is known ss a stripping
proposition. Tho only other property which
comes anywhere near being as valuable a one as
this ls tho Mountain Iron mlno. where it la said
there nro 20.000,000 tons ln sight.
Capt. Dan Colo discovered the deposit, and it
has been kopt secret for several months. No
underground mining will bo necessary. It Is es
timated that It w ill not cost over 30 cents n ton
to got tho ore out, against 50 cents at the Moun
tain iron mine.
Convinced or tho !ed or Malntatalnr (lie
Triple Alliance.
Special Cablt Despatch lo Tub Son.
Bkhm.y, Sept. 3. King Humbert, who was In
vited by Emperor Wllllum toattend tho autumn
manoeuvres of tho nrmy, urrlved at Homuurg
to-day. He was accompanied by Quoen Mor
ghcrlta and Marquis Ylscontl-Venosta, Italian
Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Emperor William and Empress Augusta Vlo
torla recelvod their guests In the most cordial
manner, the Emperor and King and Empress
and Queen embracing and kissing each other.
On tbo way to the castlo they wero cheored
constantly by the crowds which lined the route.
The Beml-oftlclal press welcomes King Hum
bert and dwells upon tho need of maintaining the
Triple Alliance. The Korth German Gatettt
" May King Humbert, as the chief guest at the
manoeuvres, be Imprcssod anew with the un
changing might of the empire."
A Bridge Which They Were Croulng TTat
Down t'nder the Iteclment.
Special Cable Deepateh to Tns Bob.
BEnr.w. Sopt. 3. While the Saxon military
manoeuvres round Wolmarwero ln progress to
day, a regiment of soldiers atartcd to cross a
military bridge. Tho Btructure gave way and
many of the soldiers wero thrown Into the river.
A number ot prlvatos and soveral trumpeters
wore killed.
Ho Postponement Allowed on Aoooant er tAm
Unhealthy Heason.
Special Cable Deipatch lo Tin Bun.
London, Sept. 3. To day's advices from India
contain littlo that ls new, but Indicate that the
Government, despite the fact that the un
healthy season of the joar makes a postpone
ment of operations desirable, is determined to
tako measures at onco. A force of 10,000 men
ls advancing against the Mohmauds. The fort
at tiadda haB been relieved and tho safety of
Puruthouar assured.
Armenian numb Tnrowers to Die.
Special Cable Detpalch lo TDK SDH.
Constantinople, Sept 3, Eight Armenians
were sentenced to death to-day for participation
in the bomb-throw Ing outrages in this city on
Aug. 10.
German Hugar Ilelluers Combining,
Kpeciat Cable Detpalch lo Turn Res,
HiritLlN, Sept. 3. A conference of tbo German
sugar refiners has adopted a compromise,
drafted by tho German Sugar Syndlcato. with
a view In mutual supprot. Many of tho re
finers slgui d tho compromise Immediately.
Twin llnliy Carrlnges
III tho wholesale establishments where baby
cnrrlngcs aro sold twin carriagos are always
kept In stock, Thoro aro (old of twin carriages
about 33 to 1 ,000 nf sjnglo carriages. Twin car- I
rlagos, however, nro not always ujed for twins,
but sometimes for children of different ago. J
Advoatnr er Xew Yer Yenagatrra and
Deg la llnllUan Canaty tVoeda.
An Erlo Railway trnln brought two Interest
ing passengers to town from Sullivan county on
Tuesday last. They wero Frod Murphy, aged
IS, and Charley Murphy, aged 10, sons of O. W.
Murphy, the west sldo contractor and builder.
In tho baggage car was their pot fox terrier,
Carlos, and thoy had four coonsklns In a bundle.
Tho boys nnd tho dog had beon spending tholr
vacation with an undo ln Sullivan county.
" It's a groat country for coons up thoro," said
Fred. " We had never soon a coon, nnd didn't
know anything about coons, but tho boys up
thero kept saying that If they only owned a dog
llko Carlos maybo thoy wouldn't go out and get
nloto'coonsl So tho other day I aald to Char
ley, ' Why not go out nnd glvo Carlos somo fun
and get some coons l' Charley said ho didn't
know why not, only that wo had to got coons at
night, nnd how was wo going to seo Carlos havo
hlB fun. 'causo It'd be dark. I said we'll seo him
all right, and no that night aftor auppor when It
was gottlngdark wo took Carlos and started foi
tho woods back of Unclo Joo'a houso. and Aunt
Llbby didn't seo us 'cauio we kept low along tho
stonewall on tho sldo that wasn't next to tho
house. After we got In tho woods a while we
could seo all right.
" We went In there more than a mile, I guess,
and Oarlos was on ahead of us when we heard
tho nwfullest noise, like dogs fighting, Charloy
and mo hurried on, and got to a creek, and tho
water was flying llko n fountain. We got close
to the creek, and thoro wo could see that It was
Carlos nnd what looked like four other doga
hanging to hltn whorover they could got a hold
on him that was churning that water up and
tanking It fly so. Charley sa) si
' 'Jcs hear 'em hollerl
"'I guess Carlos hns got some coons, Char
ley I I aays, lumping aiound excited.
"Chide sajs, 'No. I think somo coons has
got O irlosl'
"Thon wc remembered that we didn't have a
gun, but tho way things sounded In the creek
we wouldn't havo time logo bio and get ono.
not If we wanted to bring Carlos home alive, and
so Charley and mo Jumped In tho creek nnd
went to kicking and jumping on tho coons. Wo
hadn t hardl) kicked twice before two of tho
coons let go of Carlos and ono climbed on me
and ono climbed on Charley. Charloy ho run -"
" You run first!" Interrupted Charley at this
stage of the narrath u.
"1 only run to get a club!" explained Fred.
And then I Been you running and I run. tool
But my coon It huug onto me, and Charloy's
coon hung on to him. and Jccl how they did bite
and scratch, and tour our clotbesl I hollered
and Charloy hollered, and Just then I tumbled
ln it pilo of stones and Charloy and his coon
tumbled on top o' me. And maybo that wasn't
n lucky thing, for we grabbed stones nnd ham
mered tho coons loose, and pounded 'cm till
tbey keeled over on tho ground nnd laid
there. Then wo took an armful of
stones and went back to get Carlos. Ho
was In tho creek yet. and tho two
coons was hanging on him nnd kicking up tbo
water in bad as ocr. We pitched In and ham
mered the coons till they let looso and then
killed 'em. Carlos was almost knockod out, nnd
1 had to take him up and carry him, nnd Charloy
shouldered tho two coons. Wo went over by
tho stone pile to get the other two, nnd they had
come to. and was reidy for another light. Wo
chucked stones nt 'em, and Boon done 'cm up.
It waa all wo could do to get homo with tho dog
and tho four coons, fer thoy was awful heavy.
"When wo got homo Aunt Llbby was 'most
Beared to death, causo Bhe didn't know where
mo nml Charley was, and Unclo Joo and Cousin
Hen wns out hunting for us. Wo were blood all
over, and not much clothes, and when Uncle
Joo heard wo had got back, and ho camo home
and seen the four coons, ho didn't any a word
but look nt 'em as It he was surprised, and then
he went and brought old Mr. Ryan over and
asked him If ho ever seen anything llko 'em.
And bo never did, he Bald, 'causo one of 'em
welghcdthlrty-two pounds, nnd the littlest one
weighed twenty-two pounds, nnd he said they
was tho biggest coons ever was killed In the
"'Them coons,' he said, 'had stopped at that
creek to wash something they was going to eat,
and you might ns well n run against a she benr
with cubs ns to run against a coon when he ls
washing bis victuals, let alone four of 'em, and
four such whoppers as these!'
" Mr. Ryan said be behoved they must a come
out of Noah's ark, they wns so big. Hut anyhow
me and Charley could hardly get around for two
days, and Carlos ls lame and sore yet. We got
the four coonsklns. all the same, and I wonilsr
what pop will say I"
The First Ward Is Barer to Greet tier but Uer
nnaband Won't Let Uer Oat.
Charley Sing, a Chinese lanndryman, of 128
Broad street, bos stirred up First ward society
by marrying a Chlnose woman and taking her
to live In his laundry. There aro not many
residents In lower Broad street and news travels
fast there. When Mrs. Sing's arrival became
known, all the men, women, and children
flocked to see hor.
Mrs. Sing was at home only to women, accord
ing to Mr. Sing's orders, and the men and boys
had to stay outsldo ot the laundry. Sing built
a partition nt ono ond of tho laundry and put a
bunk and Mrs, Sing behind It. Mrs. Sing is a
pretty young Chinese girl 17 years old, has been
ln this country for six years and wears Oriental
costume. Sho speaks English very well, and
the women and joting girls who got In to seo
her were naturally much Interested in her. Tho
girls discovered that sho had never beon to
Coney Island or Centr.il Park, nnd they told her
about tbo fun to bo had at both places. Mrs.
Sing w as Intensoly Interested, and w hen some of
tbo girls proposed to tako her out Mr. Sing
ecowled and told them to lcao.
Ever since sbo hah boen installed In tho laun
dry Mr. Sing has kept her In the little parti
tioned room, and whenever ho catches her poep
Ingouthosajs lotsot things In Chlneso winch
make her run back. Mr. Sing gunnis tho en
trance to the room with a hot iron, nnd whon
men and bos slop to look In ho grips tho Iron
hard and scon Is at them. He talks to Mrs. sing
over tho partition.
Several of tho women in the vicinity who
know Mr. Sing well enough to talk with him
nskid him why ho didn't let his wife go out In
the evening with them. Ho told them that ho
did not proposo to lot bor out until ho got some
American clothes mado for her. hho Is ap
parently very anxious to grt out, ns sho Is
caught pocplng out of her littlo prison. On
Sunday night Mr. Sing took her out for a little
while. She was highly pleased, and one of the
oungmcnln tbo neighborhood offered to give
her u lesson ln riding n bicclo. Mr. SlngTiad
no objection, a ho was Interested In tho bicycle,
and as bloomers are put of hor Oriental costume
sho had no difficulty In mounting the hlcvclo.
Tho young man held her on and guided" her
around the block. This was enough of an
outing for her. Mr. Sing thought, and ho ordered
her back into tho house.
"It'sashamo fer that crass-eyed Cblneeman
tor be lupin' that broth of a. girl ln a box like
thnt. remarked a stout woman who was among
the group looking Into the shop Inst evening.
"If it was mo ho had, I'd soon tache blm that
marryln a woman doesn't make her a Bhlavo,"
rno byBtnndcrs bollovod the woman would do
so. Judging from her size.
It Is Baltf that Mrs. Hlng was a widow before
her marriage to Charley Sing. He docllnod to
talk with a reporter yesterday, when asked why
he kept his wife practically a prisoner and got
nil the neighbors talking about It. When the
reporter tried to draw him out he wielded tho
hot iron with euch vigor that the caller found
tho air outside much cooler.
The Antl-Gambllaa- Law and HmI Other
Apparently Upset.
Boism CtTT, Idaho. Sept. 3. Dlstrlot Judgo
George II. Stewart has decided tho Anti-Gam-hllng
law unconstitutional under tho decision
of the Supreme Court In the Fee law case,
which In effect nullifies all important laws of
tbo State.
Encouraged by this decision, the District
Courts of the State will be flooded with nttacks
on various laws which are said to come under
the ban of the Supreme Court. If theAppro
FiriSllSn bl" hould bo attacked, as seems llkoly,
tJr JrtieVn.,nbcrt.ra.nJ' to forced toroconvoke
the Legislature. If the Governor decides to call
SnLx,JSi"i08,,lon ,ho wl" he ln a quandary to
5.7i iii" L?g'l?ture to convoke, as it Is pre-
, inL1 b,,a 'A8 fl,r,t lon under Statehood
were illegal, the legislative apportionments
dec"s!o a,tack undor tne Suprcoo Court's
It Is True
That Hood's Sarsapnrllla cures when all
other medicines fall to do nny good what
ever. Belnp; peculiar In combination pro
portion nnd process Hood'sSaraaiiarllla pos
nesses peculiar curatlvo power. It nliso
Iutely and permanently cures all diseases
originating In or promoted by Impure,
blood. Remember
HOOd'S Spari.".a
11s thUest-ln fact tho One True Blood I'urlllor.
HOOd'S Pills tbo. .ff81' family cathartlo
aauuu a a-iiia and Urer DtlmuUnt. aoo, j
FREtaiiT And passenger traixs
Four PaMeBgera Injured In the Collision, and
Ulnnr Others filliihtlj Hurt In thn Scram
ble of the Passengers to Kvenpe Trout
the Cars o One Danceronalr Injured.
llr.MPSTKAD, N. Y., 8opt, D. A hend-on col
lision occurred on tho Long Island Railroad nt
Floral Parle onrly this morning between n
west-bound pnrsenger train, which lcavos
Babylon ntOtlOA M., and n freight train east
bound from Ixing Island City. Tho passengor
train had sovonty-flvn passengers on board. It
wns slowing down to stop at Floral Park, and
rounding a curve twonty-flvo rds from tlio
station, tho engineer, Philip Brown, saw tho
block signals wore set for n cloar track. Tho
noxt Instant ho aw tho freight train como
Btoamltig down tho track bound oast. At the
samo inttnnt Engineer Chnrlos Jncknon of tho
freight saw tho passenger train. Both cnglneori)
rovorftod their engines, but It was Impossible
to ntop tho trains. Tho vnglncor and fireman
of tho freight train Jumpod, eoelng thnt a col
llson was inovltnblo. An Instant lator the
trains crashod togcthor.
Many of the paBsongors on the west-bound
train saw tho approaching freight nnd scram
bled to get from the cars boforo tho collision
took plnco. A panlo among the passengers
followed. Somo ran to tho ends of tho cars and
jumped from the platforms. Others escnnod
through tho window of tho ears. Hy tho time
tho two trains camo togcthor almost ovcry pas
render had escaod. In tho Hcrninblo many of
tho women passengers were knoekotl down and
trampled uon. Uoyond i few bod bruises and
cutH nontio was Injuiod sorloiiHly.
Tho Injure! are: William Joiioh, '2'2 years old,
of Hempstead, hip nnd back Injured; thought
to bo Injured lnlornully; Alliort Welts uf Hemp
stead, leg Injured; Mrs, Hildcrhrandt of Floral
Park, hauly bruised ami suffering from uffocts
of shock; Mlbs Mario E. Powors, '.'0 ye -m old, of
Wcitbury, L. I., cut about the units and body;
Miss May Rickey uf Mlnculn, badly bruited nnd
cut about iho nrmttnnd nody.
A nhort tlmo after tho accident a wrecking
train was at tho spot, and two hours aftor tho
collision all signs of a w reck had lie-en removed.
An Invcatigntltiu wan commented by tbo rail
road officials this morning. When tho news
of tho wreck roachod tho company's otllco nt
Long Island City u relief truln wnt Bent out to
tho hcene of tho accident to care for tho wound
ed, but boforo ltd arrival thero it was found
that It was not needed.
Those most seriously injured In tho wreck
were William Jones and Miss Mnrlo Powers.
Jones's back is seriously hurt. Miss Powors
hud one foot on tho ground and tho other on
tbo platform ot the car when the emrlncs met,
and was thrown some distance, itrtklng on her
head against one of tho platforms near tbo
The Allecad Anarchist from Barcelona Cap
tared In a Dry Good store.
Crrr or Mkxioo, Sept. 3. Tbcpollco are hav
ing much trouble over the supposed Anarchist,
Venture, whom thoy arrested some time
ago. On last Monday they arrested a
man In a dry goods store who now has con
fessed that be U the Joseph Ventura who was ln
Barcelona at tho tlmo of the bomb throwing and
was exiled from the country. Ho docs not ad
mit, howover, thnt he is an Anarchist.
Venture was born In Hauvcscr. France, ln
1874. He left his native land to seek his fortuno
ln Spain, and there, according to his own story,
he fell among thieves, who not only wasted his
sustenance for him but brought Mm almost to
his doath.
Thojoungmnn talked to the police with ap
parent frankness, and the few thing-) he en
deavored to conceal ho soon found that the
police were already conversant with.
Nn compromising letters were found In his
quarters, but, upon being pressed con
cerning tho whereabouts of certain let
ters which he received In Jail at Bar
celona, ho ndmltled having destroyed them
on shipboard because they contained certain
statements which might be regarded as com
promising. Venture arrived in Vera Crux on May 27 and
started at onco for this city. Ho carried
letters of recommendation to persons in
thin city, nnd had no troublo In
securing employment. His conduct Blnco
thnt time, as far ns can be learned, has been as
correct as the. conduct of the nvcragc young man
of his class. It was learned to-day, however,
that Venture will be compelled to lc.ivo Mexico.
Their Prospects Better Kverywnere Bxoept la
At no time since tho close of the civil war
have the prospects of the Republican party ln
the South been ns bright as nt present, after the
largo defections from the Democratic party to
populism and tho Increased development of
manufactures In tbo principal States south of
Mason nnd Dixon's line. To the student of
American politics it must seem somewhat sur
prising that Kentucky and Maryland, two
Democratic, strongholds, should have Repub
lican Governors, nnd that in Tennessee at
the last Presidential eloctlon the Republicans
should have polled 45 per cent, of the total
voto In tho 8tate, whllo they had SO per cent,
of It In Georgln, b'2 per cent, in West Virginia,
40 por cent, in Virginia, and 47 per cent, ln
North Cnrollna. besides polling 107.000 votes
for McKlnlcy and Hobart In Texas, n State ln
which the Republican vote in 1880 was only
B7.000; In 1SS8. S8.000, nnd In 189L'. 81.000.
Tho fact is lli.il iho Republicans huo been In
creasing rapidly in numbers and influenco in all
the States of tho South, particularly in thoso on
the southern border, with tho exception of two.
South C.irollnn nnd Mississippi, in which, by
constitutional provision, thero is a largo dis
franchisement nf colored voters. Tho chief
rausoof this change ls the growth of the Popu
list party, which ls a white man's pirty, and
has withdrawn many voters from the Democratic
candidates without getting man rci ruita from
Republican rinkn. In no Presidential election
since the close of tho civil war havo Iho Republi
cans polled tto largo nn electoral oto in tho
Southern Stntes ns they did hint voir. "Vlr.
McKlnloy received 12 electoral votes In Ken
tucky, 8 In Mnrylnnd, and tl ln West Vir
ginia, which, with 3 ln Delaware, make a
total of '.'!) in what was forinorly tho solid
South. In thrco States North Carolina, Vir
ginia, nnd TenneSfeo tho contest between tho
Democrats nnd tho Populists on the ono hand and
the Repiiblltaiis on the other wns very close,
and tho sovcrnnce of friendly political relations
betwoon tho Democrats and tho Populists In
these Statos makes moro probablo than hereto
fore Republican suci ess in each, with the ox
ooptlon of Vlrginin, ln which, for no clearly ao
oountnblo reason, the Republicans havo with
drawn from tbo field this yenr by refusing to
nominate a ticket.
Whntn factional division In a Southern State
between tho Democrats and tho Popullstsmeans
Is shown In tho case of Virginia's neighbor.
North Cnrollna. In 1802, In tho Presidential
election, the Democratic plurality was 32.000.
In 1800 the Domocrata and Populists, combined
on the Bryan olectoral ticket, t-nrrled it against
the HepublU ana by n majority of 20.000. but on
tho Governorship the Democrats and tho Popti
lists parted company nnd ran their own candi
dates. This was the result ns to tho Governor
ship: Republican, 154,000; Democrats, 143,000;
Populists, 31,000.
Believes Green Should lie the Democratic! Can
didate, for Wntor.
The Hon. James a T. Strnnahnn of Brook
lyn has returned from his long sojourn at
Saratoga. Ills health Is greatly improved,
and yesterday bo took a long drlvo through
Prospect Park. Mr Hlr.inuhan has not lost
his Interest In public affairs, and It is nat
ural that ho should have something to say about
the great political struggle now in progress for
control of the llienter Now York, Ho said jes
torday that tho Deinot rati1, in his opinion,
should nominate Andrew It, On en for tho May
oralty, and I hat he considered him tho best man
In the party for tho place,
"As for Mr, Ixiw, Mr, Strnnnhan remarked,
"ho would probably li.im n Inrgo voto, hut I
suppose thoro are other mm who might do tho
samo thing. I cannot my that I favor Mr. Low
until I know who tho other candidates will lie.
Mr, Iiuw has had Btiiiiu experience. Mr, Green
has had a very large experlonco. Others, I pre
sume, are not without experience."
United Ilruiarrals Prrunrlng 0 Vimlnatn
When Taiumnnj's Purpoan la Made Plain.
Tho leaders of the t'nitctl Democracy held a
meeting yesterday and decided to meet nt the
Holland House on Friday evening, Sept. 10, to
make arrangements for tho nomination of n full
ticket, composed of lirjnii Doniocrata who will
run on tho Chii ago platform. Tim mi mlatrs nf
tho Lulled Democracy aro uatisdinl tliut 'i'.uii.
ninny Hall Is going to Ignore iho Chicago plat,
form, and they purpose being in a position to
havo a full ticket in tho Hold in tlmo when lam.
tnany's trencher to party principles ls finally
The Date fixed, but the Place Lrt Unnamed,
at Last Night's Meeting.
Tho Democratic City Convention will be held
In this city on Thursdny night, Sept. 30, two
days after the Republican nnd other nntl-Tnm-many
com ttitlons, whlth havo boeu ailed fur
Tucsdny evening, Sept. 28, Tho form of call
wns ngrccd on nt a meeting of tho sub-commit-too
of the (lonornl Coimilttco of Conference,
held last night In tho Moorish Room of tho Hoff
man House. All thu membors of tho sub-corn-mlttco
woro presont. They aro Jnmos J, Mnr
tin, representing thn borough of Manhnttan;
Jnmos McCartney nf tho Bronx, Bernard J.
York of Brooklyn, John It, Sutphln of Queens,
nnd Dr. John L. Froney of Richmond, with
John ( Sheehnn, I'linlrmnn, anil James Mof
fott. Secretary of tbo General Conforcnco Com
mittee, ax-olllclo ti.c.iihcrs.
Mr, Shcehiiti nnd Mr. MolTett wero elected
ro-pcc-tlviily I'hnlr-iinn and Socrotnrv of tho
sub-commlttco. Mr. Mjrchnn stated tho object
of tho meeting nnd Mr. York prceuntod a leso
lutl'in eiiibodilng tho ptuposcd call for tho City
It calls on tho Dcinncrntlo electors of tho five
iKjrouglis to elect deleotcs nnd iiltcrnatcs to
tho convention, ten oueli from over Assembly
district and Mvo from every purt of an Assem
bly dlstrclt comprised w-itlilii the limits tit Iho
Orentcr Now York Tho dato was fixed, but tho
pluco of holding thu convontlon wns not
named, nlthnugh It was ngrccd thnt It should
bo located within thu limits of tho present city
of Now York. Mr York stated that t-evcral
places ore being considered tiy tho sulncom
mlttco, Among these Is said to bo tho Grand
Central Palace A big hall will bo required, as
thero will bo 000 delegates and an many alter
nates, hcsldo tho accommodations necessary
for the general publlo
The nctlon of tho rub-commtttee does not
finally dotermlno tho tlmo for holding the con
vontlon, ns a report hai to bo mado to the Gen
eral Conference Committee, which has been
called to meet nt thn Hoffman Houso next
Ihurrday night to ratify tho action taken last
o cuing.
A nomination rer Mayor That trill Be Sup
ported br Both Pncllona.
Sthaccsb, Sept. 3. Tho perploxltlos of tho
Republican political situation ln Syracuso
woro straightened out this evening by tho nom
ination for Mayor by tho Citizens' Union of
Donald Dey, Uio Benlor partner of tho big dry
goods firm of Doy Bros, ii Co. Tho Citizens'
Union grew out of the gcncrul discontent with
tho mismanagement of municipal affairs and
Includes In its membership 1,000 of tho best
citizens of Syracuse, representing both factions
of tho Republican and Democratic partios. Tho
Democrats thn fall will undoubtedly renomi
nate Mnyor James K. McGulro. With tho Re
publicans dhltlod ho would lunc stood a good
ehow of election, having been elected two years
ago ln n triangular coulcl.
Previous to tho nomination of Mr. Dey by the
Citizens' Union, tho McKInley League, the Bel
den faction of tho Republican party, threat
ened, if a man not wholly Batisfnttory to them
wns nominated, to nuino a tnndltlato of their
own. There was albo talk of fusion with tho
Democrats. Donald Dey, however, though an
organization Republican, is n man against
whom tho Bclden people can Hnd no objection.
During his two terms ns President of tho
Chamber of Commerce ho was supported by
Mr. Holdcn's own newspaper, tho l'ont, without
lualitlcntloii as n public-spirited citizen. Ho is
eatibfnetory to tho Good Government clement
and naturally to .-cuator Hendricks and tho Re
publican organization. Tho -Slanilard, repre
senting tho orgntiizaMon Republicans, will sup
port tho nomination heartily.
Mr. Hendricks, in un interview to-night, ox-prcs-cd
himself as greatly plen-nl with tho
nomination, and Mr. Beldcn, when interviewed,
"1 shall support Mr. Doy for Mayor. I bo
llevo ho Is n strong candidate. Ho will have
my earnest aupport." '
'Iho Ssracubo 1'ost will declare for Donald
Dev for Maor In tho morning.
Mr. Dey Is a natlvoof Seotlnnd, but formanv
rears has been identified with tho foremost
business Interests of tho citv. Ho has nuver
been connected with municipal politics.
Bo Das a Talk Tilth tbe Dlatrlct Leaden
Yf bleb Depresses the Old-Tlmrrs.
Hugh McLaughlin, tho Democratic leader in
Brooklyn, is determined to enforce discipline in
the ranks of tho organization this year more
stringently than ever before. Sinco his return
from Jamesport ho has been carefully looking
over the field, nnd hero nnd thero ho has discov
ered some weak spots which need repairing.
Yesterday he had a plain talk with some of the
district leaders, and told them thnt the candi
dates, big and small, would have to bo carefully
considered boforo being put in nomination.
" We must do nothing." Mr. McLtughlin s.ild,
"on this shlo of tho river that could hi anj wny
tend to weaken tho cit ticket. I would not liko
tOKeoany Democrat nominated for a county
ollkeoraplaeo un the Council or Aldermaiilo
til ket .igainst whom anything can ho slid."
It was guthcrcd from Mr. McLiughlin's re
marks that m. iny brand now- names would bo
found on tho Hrookljn ticket, nnd some of the
ancient war horses who hao been booming
themselves for various fat places during tho
summer were considerably depressed last night.
In Fact, Its Is Anxious to Be Turned Out or
County Clerk Henry D. Purroy said yesterday
of tho threat of tho Tammany leaders to secure
his expulsion from tho Dcuiocr.itlo State Com
mittee, of which he is a member:
" I hnvo had a good do.il of experience in this
line in my political career and 1 rather liko it.
Such a threat has no terror or novelty for me;
on the contrary. I laugh nt nnd despise it nnd
would glndly welcome its fulfilment. It shows
plnlnly tbe alarm of Shcohan ami his lick
spittles at tho roolt which Is taking shapo
against their management of tho Democratic
perty. If thoy tarry out this threat It wnl only
servu my purpose better than I could intsclf
and will place mo whero 1 wimt to stand before
tho public; and I would not bo surprised If It
should bo tho means of extending our Demo
cratic revolt ngnlnst Mieehnnlsm throughout
certain other portions of tho State ami of thus
helping to defeat tho cut-nntl-dricil candidate
for Chief Judgo of tho Court of Appeals."
Democrat lo State Committee Probably Will
Moet There Then.
The report was very generally accented last
night that Chairman Dun forth of the Demo
cratic State Committee would call tho meeting
of the Democrat lo Stnte Committee at the Hoff
man Houso on Sopt. lit. At this mooting, It was
said. Supreme Court Justleo Alton B. Parker
would bo nominated for Chlof Judge of the Court
ot Appeals.
Senator Hill. Bonntor Murphy, ond nil their
friends in the meantime nro working like dny
laborers to prevent tho S'ato Committee, from
indorsing in any way tho Chicago platform of
18011, which was re ullrine.l hy Iho Buffalo Con.
vontlou which nominated Mr. Thachcr for Gov
ernor. There wore Democrats at tho Hoffman House
Inst night who attended the T.iuim my confer
ence, who Insistod thnt tho straight nnd lion
orabto course should bo pursued by tbo Demo
cratic blato Couiinltteo and ih.it tbe Chicago
pi tlform stiouln boreaillrmod. These Democrats
said they did not liellovo In dodging principles
and the) Insisted thai the so uaic im;n, or course
would t time out mid stand by their colors ami
whllosoinudld not hallcva In tho Chicago plat
form thoy lailleru I. the slid, that that platform
represented Iho principles of tho Democratic
party until they are ilmnged by the noxt Na
tional Democratic Convention.
Vfllrre Yralrrdnx's Plrea Were.
A. St. initio, 378 Oram! street, Louis Wenxart,
dainaKe 1U, 1 1:10, lilU Chryatla street, D. Goodman,
damaite in.
1 M.-t-flS. 2t Littlo West Twelfth street O
Deloer, ilamas;e$7Si II, 1M Sutton plaot, Kate Man'
nlnit, damage tr. "
Capital, S5.OD0.009. Shares, $1 Each.
Fill, HAIL. -AMIDW.I,r.
ofTU li. Iho p.jhlie at ,...!- j V.oii ,: ,? ' ' '' "'" "ro
Ins-, uo llroadwiij, Ve'w iu,Lt ,r "lulld.
Mochnnlcal Inventions nnd Ingenious new
methods have boen applied to domestic life
much more slowly than In tho manufacturing
nml rommbrclnl world. Yet somo progress Im
been tnndo.ovrn here. In uhstltirln t ,
iiiusele, mid iiuw ono Is not niirnrisu 1 to e, , .
trlvaiucs for reducing iho tnhnr of linusckien.
ing. Ono rcmnrkiiblu labor saving liinnttim
now coming widely into tiso In our kitchen .
i tho gas range. An hour's observation ot n,
, working will show how extraordinary a uixlng
I of physical wear nnd tenr It rcpresonts ns toin.
pared with tho coal rango. Siipixiso jou burn a
1 ton of coil n month then to 'J.lMX) pounds to
bo lifted by bruto force. Then jou havo it U,ir,i
iib much dead w eight ln nshus nnd kindling to
handle. Tho heavy stovo litis to lie lifted tho
cleaning of floors, shelves, nnd wallf of t,
dirt caused by tho roil rango. All thoMi things
havo to be reckoned In tho account, nnd nil nr
them aro absolutely got lid of when tho cu
range Is tiaod. Us saving of more phys ,-fti
strain Is enormous. And when you add In its
additional saving of tlmo, temper, and money
you begin to understand why tho gas rnngu is j.0
rapidly sweeping Itsold-fashtonod compel to
from tho flold.-Wdr.
The etty of New York, tha running expnM of
whtoh are In excels of (49,000,000 this year, hiu hrtn.
enriched to the extent of (3,0(10 by montyt collected
as penalties for violations of the ordinances rrmilat.
tng atroet incumbrances. This money, htmerer. hai
not been paid Into the city treasury toward tha reituo
tton of taxation, but Into the sinking fund fur tha
liquidation, at maturity, of city bonds.
Thare are four tickets In the field tn Kentucky tnli
year tha republican, nominated by tha party which
polled at the last election 818.000 votes! the Dam
ocratle, reprraentlng the party which at the lut
election polled ZOO.OOOvotes: the Populist, reprint
ing tbe party which at tho lost btato election oiled
10,000 votes, an 1 the National Democratic, repretaat
Ing tho party which at tho last election polled 6, too
votes. A Clerk of the Court of Appeals It to bo
elected In Kentucky this year. The golu Deu,ocratt
are claiming a vote ot 00,000 for their candidate, ax-Lleut-Oov.
Thare are only two diitrleta In tha etty when thar
will be an election for Civil Juitloe this fall. J ratio
Daven.ort la a candidate for the KepnMlcau Domina
tion In the Thirteenth dlitrlot, and iota w.i ben
jamin. Tho cand dates for the Tammany nomlnattoa
are William E. Stlltlnra and Alfred J. Baker. Then
Is a conalderahlo Itopubltcan majority In the Thir
teenth Judicial district, and tha Republican nomina
tion there la probably equivalent to an election.
Tho auceew of tha enlarged New York projaot i
brings no Increased representation In the LextaUtnra fl
to tho territory Included. Now York, Brooklyn. Rich- a
raond, and the towns Included In tha Boroufh of H
Queens will have the same representation aa hereto- '
fore, hut the Lejrudature ls empowered under tha
Constitution to delegate to the Oeneral AaiemMr ot ,
New York mattera and questions which were never J
remitted and could not lawfully be referred to the
New York Board ot Aldermen.
A proposition baa recently bean made that tha
Commtiilonars ot Estimate and Appralaemant ap
pointed on the application of tho Corporation Coun
sel ahall oomhlne In a separate nomination for Mayor
of New York. There are about 100 of these Commis
sioners, exclusive ot thoas holding two or more
places, and it la said that a nomination by them col
lectively would not bo without moral Influenco."
lu political influence might bo leas Important,
The success of the primary election for a Senatorial
candidate tn South Carolina aeema likely to lead to
thoadortlon of a tlmilar method for chooalng Sen
ators ln other Southern States. It was tried to good
advantage ln Illtnola aome yeara ago. And led to the
election of a Legislature the ruembera of which were
committed to the afterward successful candidacy of
Gen. John M Palmer, who waa the National Dtmo
crutl; candidate for President last year.
The municipal expense ot the enlarged Naw York
during the flrat year of Its existence aa such are esU
matMl at (100,000,000 (75,000,000 for running ex
pensea and (J j, 000. 000 ln bonds.
Nineteen or the forty State Senators In the Vtrflnle
Legislature in r.lchmond are to be chosen at the No
vernier election. At present thirty-four of the Vir
ginia Senators are allver Democrats, two are Popu
Uf ta. three are Ilepabllcana and ono la a gold Demo
crat. All tho Senators elected wilt participate In tha
election or Senator Hartln'a auooe&sor. Tbe f rtenda of i
Gen. Fttihuith Lee are active and they claim that
Oen. Lee. rather than Senator Martin, ta the favorite
candidate ot U.o rank and file of the Domocratle
party la the Old Dominion. Senator Martin was
chosen to tho vacancy which arose tn the Senate by .
tho death of John 8. Barbour In December. 1808.
Gen Lee was hla chief opponent.
The number of out-tde organtrattonata larger this
year than It has been la any previous municipal oloo
tloa atn-elSTS. In 1S8 there were more of them,
and they all, without qualification or exoepttoa,
combined agatnst Tammany Halt, Tammany llall
was beaten that year by 20,000 votes.
Tbo members of President McKlnley'a blmetallls
cr nferenco are enjoying abroad what many peraons
would call a good time. Two of the three Intend to
remain ln Kuropo enjoying a holiday while waiting
for the reply of the British Oorernmeut to thetr pro
posals. Senator Wol-ott of Colorado ls In Carlsbad,
former Vice rrcstdent Adlal E. Stevenson of Illinois
Is In Paris, and Oen. Charles Jackaon Paine of Uaa
aachusetu haa been In Germany, but Is now on hta
way home. He will await the response of tho British
authorities at NarraRrntt Pier.
Tho death of Daniel O. Rollins, which took place ta
Som-rawortli. N. II , last week, left four aurvlilng
former District Attorneys, all of Ihem Democrats.
The oldest tn point of official acrvloe of tbo four la
A. Oakcy Hall, who waa elected Dlatrlct Attorney tn
Noiembcr, 1H54. Ills succcsior, etlll aurvirlng and
levotln; his professional care to extensive corporal
and real cstats Interests, waa Peter It Sweeney,
Ueoted In November, 1R57. The third la Peter B
Olney. elected, not appointed. District Attorney, on
Nov. 10, lr.S3, and the fourth Is De Lancey Nlcoll,
cleotetlln 1S.0O. Wheeler It. Peckham waa for lea
days District Attorney by thj appointment of Ororer
Cleveland, hut ho rcslprocd the oirtco before the
exrlratlon of hts term, and before anotuer
ofllee waa offered to him something CleveHnl
has never done aluco ho began his career
as an officeholder ns Sheriff of rrle county, to which
be was elected tn November, 1870. From NovemWr,
1S70, until March, 107. more than a quarter of a
century, Orover Cleveland waa ln ofnee mo t of the
time, and there la uot recorded to hts credit In politi
cal annals a resignation, any refusal to stand as a
candlJate, or any surrender of the emoluments of
publlo atatton for tho revenues to bo earned Inrn
vato or quast private life.
Tho Middle of-the-rtoad Populists, who held Ihelr
Stato Convention on Aug. 10, are predicting for their
party candidates a total vote of no.ooo this year,
Tho Populist party In tho Presidential election of
181)2 polled 20.000 votes, and In the year before their
fusion with the Domocrata they polled as.000,
Albany legislators and those having business In tl
bany during the winter atssltm of tho Legist tture
will be Interested to know thit there Is to I -ei
stntcted a now (S00.000 hotel In tho State capital I r
thoa.-coTiimodattoiiof the tiavclllng pulillo and f r
v Utllng patriots at the Capitol
Two Important county oftlces are to be filled this
year In so much of Westchester as lias uot I, n In
clude in the territory of theCIrcaterNow YrK TIiht
arulhtiseofhh-rlff and Coroner, anil nf the twotra
Bherllf 'a post Is, of courso, tho more 1'iipurlanl a
the Ilopuhllcan side tbo contest for tho uoiulnailtm
forhlierlirisbetwiru lMwanl II Luiu, editor nf ilia
ll'Mfr f hiiiis .Vein, nlm has the hacking of Hits rair
child Hums wing of the party, and William V Vo .r,
l'oatiiiisterof Now llochrlle, who lithe choice u th
noher'-.iii.Ward Republicans, Thn Iioiiiik r f
Wi atchester county hate a niiml or uf candid itc-1 r
hhcrliT, the principal among whom nr lr.uk I
hclilrmeruf Whit -Plains, ei hhtrliT and Hip "i t
exhherlff JohnDiin-ytif Whlto riulm, J. im in i r
l.-kof Ynnkem, fhalileus fln-en of Bedford t r..
V I' Pr'S of Cnrilan It, I'har'is Million of --r t,
aDd WIIUni I j ju of lieu, ui.1. r . 1 wl n
three slrons lieiuocrntl" i.imii.i li.t were v i v
from Westcheaterctiuiity.it has Iwen si-i.n vi !
Ilean, and II Is no luiig-r closely eouii tr .
fore. At laat year's eliteilun Gov. lllarl. carrl I (
nearly 7,000 majority, and thero woul I l- i ,n
Hon nf ltepuhllcau lueeesa hrt for the f a. i u r i
Republicans of Wcstt hcktcr arn illudel if '
rlsalaudroiitcstluitfa-lluus, the llunu . i - n
which aro such Hut llicy ran lust yearrit i '
alonal ramlldatea. There were, him . - '
lit iiioeratlii luudldale at wi, and t i
stance Is asvlhed, pr.-tlj g.-iicrallt , tin f v '
of the Republicans won
Tho larao American cities now having 1' "Tl
Mayors include t'luclnnatl, Boston, Alb.iiiy, i '"i
Or, Savannah, Richmond, and Wiluilngtun, lei

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