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J THE SUN, TUESDAY, JULY 19, 1808. ' 4 j. JH
CAMP THOMAS IS LIVELY.
! nvnnr of w.vartvre for ronxo
jttro stirs rr the place.
I B-roop nt the ,lr,t Con Sinking Itrnily to
glnrt nt Oner Ammunition nml Othrr
Supplies Issued l the Men Who Arc lo
I,rnr TlirNruii nt New Vnrk lleglmrnts.
Ciuttaoooa, Tenn., July 1R. Oen. Hidoko
,111 return to Chlckamnnsa Park from Wash
ington on Wednesday to carry out tlio plans of
' (he expedition to rorto lllco. This expedition
itoh( only partly composed of troops from
Camp Thomas. Tho First Coip hero. Gen.
Brooke commanding, will supply 18,(XX) men.
8000 f whom are now nt Chuilestoti awaiting
transportation. Tlio hitter aro of tlio First
Division, and tlio remainder of tlio First nnd
the nlno regiments of the Second Division,
First Corp", will bo moved forward ns quickly
transportation enn ho provided for them.
The Second llrlgnilo of tlio First Division of
the First Corp will bo first to move. This
. fcrlsado Includes the Fourth Pennsylvania. Col.
One commanding: tho Fourth Ohio. Col. Colt.
nd the Third Illinois, Col. Dennett. All threo
regiments nro well equipped nnd skilled In drill
work and turret practice. They hnvo been
ender suspended ardent to movo ever slneo the
first Brlgado left. TIib wagon trains of theso
regiments were started for Charleston to-dny.
They woro loaded nt Itossvllle. four miles north
of tho park, this forenoon.
All tho forenoon mounted couriers wero fly
Jng back nml forth between tho Second Brlgado
and Col. lluldokoper's hendqunrters. Hush
orders wero given to equip tho brlgado with
medical supplies ahead of nil others. Tho
brlgado took away with thorn six ambulances
tod five wagons. Flvo moro ambulances and
three moro wagons of tho medical department
will follow to-morrow, ltoqulsltlons weremado
to-lay by Col. Huldokoper for 100 men from
different regiments of tho First Corps to go
along with tho brigade They will Immediately
follow or accompany tho troops If they nro
ready In time.
This morning about 1.000.000 rounds of am
munition was distributed to tho regiments of
tho First Corps, besides nearly an equal
mount yesterday. All tho forenoon thoro was
B long train of wngons leading from tho vari
ous depots of supplies, and a cloud of yellow
dust, floating over tho treo tops, denoted tho
course taken through tho woods. About 100
oords of wood wero distributed to tho various
regiments. Bluo shirts and trousers wero
given out In largo quantities, most of them
going to tho members of tho FirRt Corps. Four
Carloads of ordnanco supplies wero received by
oipress to-day.
Private Harry Chiles. Company IT. Fifth Illi
nois, died yesterday and was buried to-day. A
postmortem over tho remains showed a dif
fused peritonitis caused by Indiscretion In eat
ing. Hb had gorged himself threo days ago nt
Chattanooga. His death was sudden. llrlg.
Oen. Walte, commanding tho Second Brigade.
Third Division. First Corps, has left camp for a
few days. Col. Leonard of tho Twelfth Now
York commanded this brigade to-day. Tho
Ninth Pennsylvania has considerable sickness,
thirty men being In tho division hospital. Tho
regiment has been advised by tho Board
of Trado of Wllkosbarre that It stands
ready to contribute for tho relief of tho
sick of tho regiment In whatever way It may
bo desired. Tho hospital authorities, acting
upon this Information, hnvo asked the board to
t send 100.000 two-grain qulnlno pills, money
with which to purchase flooring for tho tents,
and also various needed hospital supplies. Tho
canteen formorly near Qon. Brooke's head
Quarters and run by the regulars has been re
moved to tho hill back of tho signal station. It
Is now out of sight of visitors who call on Gen.
Brooke.
The Ninth Now York seems to bo In an un
settled condition. Tho resignation of Major
lorrigan. Second Battalion, and Cnpt. Walton,
Company D. has been followed by the resigna
tions of ("apt. Brde. Company F; Cnpt. Tomp
kins, Company II; First Lieut. Leonhnrdy, Com
pany B: First Lieut. Winterroth. Company L
with tho possibility of others doing likewise
The trouble seems to hno been originally one
personal to Col. Green and Major Lorrigan, but
Is gradually resolving Itself into considerable
proportions.
The two resignations havo been filled In tho
Eighth New York. Lieut. Stevens. Comrany K,
resigning because of business pressure, at
home and Lieut. Hallock, Company C, resign
ing for tho sake of his health, Tho Eighth Now
York participated In a sham battle this morn
ing and carried off tho honors of tho day. Tho
men Intrenched themselvoson a hill which thoy
defended, tho attack being by tho First Ver
mont and tho Third Tennessee. Gen. Colby,
, brigade commander, nnd Major Benson of Gon.
Frank's staff, complimented Col. Chauncoy on
bis exoellcnt position and considered it as alto
gether effectivo had tho attack been real.
All of tho mall carriers of tho regiments here
oaveorganlzed an association nnd will petition
S Congress to grant them pay abovo privates. A
J prominent member of Congress will take the
' matter up for them. J. P. Gllllgan. Postmastor
of the Eighth Now York, Is chnlrman of this
association. Sergeant Edward Flllmnn, Com
pany C, Eighth New York, has secured a sick
leave of seven days. Cnpt. Highbauld. assist
ant surgeon Eighth Now York, Is nt Lookout
Inn, 111, but Is improving.
The Twelfth New York had battlo exorcises
this morning. Tho Third Bnttallon. Twelfth
Hew York, will go on a practice march to-morrow,
The Twelfth Now York received canteens
Bud needed other supplies to-day.
Cant. Waggoner. Company D. Fourteenth
Hew York, has been notified of tho acceptance
of his resignation. He Is succeeded by First
Lieut. Van Don Maccumbor. who 1b succeeded
In turn by Second Llout. Foloy, CompnnyB,
whose vacancy is filled by Corporal Louis B.
Grant of Company G. Corporal Wllholm, Com
pany D, Fourteenth Now York, Is promoted to
be First Lieutenant of his company, vice Lieut.
Henry Walsh resigned,
InvnttY ix tampa's camp.
flfransports Loading for I mined lute Depar-turr-HrE!ui.its
Thnt Are to Go.
' Tampa, na.,JulyH.-Tho dopurture of tho
fleet of trnnsiorts carrying artillery, horses
and supplies from Tampa to Homo unrovcnled
destination, but given out ns Santiago, Is an
event of the ulmost Immediate future. Troop
ships nru arriving every day mid nro being
t?i loaded as fast an an army of utovodoreKcan do
rfl It. The Cherokee, which left Port Tampa somo
Br days ago, has returned to that place and will
1 take on additional supplies boforo finally snll-
I tag. The troopship Arkadlo has arrived In
I port and will tnkw oor somo of tho cavalry
I which Is expected to go. Tlio Fifth United
Btatea Infantry which, at the beginning of tho
war was scattered among half a dozon Atlantlo
oltles and Oulf ports, has been ordered to as
semble here and join tho expedition, Twocom
panics of this regiment which havo been occu
pying Dry Tortiigas for nearly threo months
are expected to arrive horo to.nionow.
It Is now almost certain that this expedition
mch thu officials say Is scheduled forSantl
o w consist of tho Fifth. Eleventh nnd
IVneteenth regular Infantry, detachments of
J Third and Fifth Cavnlry. four troops of tlio
Hoossteit rough riders and 800 artillerymon.
imposing tho Second. Fourth. Sixth nnd
bwenth regiments now In camp hero. Two or
raorenliiutoer legimnntx will doubtless coni
W'tothor x.,ton if sufllclent transports can
Bo sceure.1 lfrtlio time of I'mharkutlon. It
" " the pin iomM,( tho department to send
otrtoS,,nti.igci the horses belonging to tho
cavolrr ami rough riders now there.
mniiinlina has been named by the Wnr De-
rannient as the place to which tho volunteers
nw lier.j v. ill bo moved Gen. Copnlnger ro-
nn wind ii,m morning from Washington
'Hat hi rcenrnmcndntlons regarding a chnngo
l Mlocati in for thucamp had been considered
9 morally , the departm lit and that lVnian-
1 j""8'1 to be the pluce. Ho was ordered to
I ,, "'i corps to that place as soon ns pmo
n . ""awe. and it is probable that tho move from
II "mpa northward will bcglu during the pros-
j UBai the volunteer, so on U expedi-
HLovtain... ' -"- - n -li'ar.i.ai
tlon now in preparation for embarkation, the
corps, when moved to Fornnndlna, will consist
of eloven regiments of volunteers, Including
Gen. Carpenter's division, with six regiments,
nnd Gcu. Snyder's division, with flvo. Tho for
mer division Includes tho Sixty-ninth Now
York, tho Thirty-second Mlohlgnn, tho Third
nnd Fifth Ohio, tho Second Georgia, and tho
First Florida. Gen. Snyder's division consists
of the Second Now York, tho Third Pennsyl
anln, the Tlrst Ohio, tho 157th Indiana, and
tho Fifth Maryland.
It was first expected that at least five of theso
regiments would go on the present oxpedltlon,
nnd tho change, which sends tho regulnrs to
tho front nnd leaves tho volunteers behind. Is
most unwclcomo to tho volunteers. It it nota
ble that among the volunteor regiments now
hero nro somo of tho very first to volunteer
when tho President's coll was mndo. Tho
Third Pennsylvania, Stxty-nlnth Now York, nml
tho Thirty-second Michigan volunteered weoks
before many of thoso who have already been
sent over.
Bids wero opened to-day by tho Quartermas
ter In chargo hero for n thousand curs of oats
and hay which has boen advortlsed for. Thoro
wero sixteen blddeis, representing nearly every
centra In tho United States. In opening tho
bids tho lowest bidder on liny was found to bo
O. W. Brooko of Atlanta. Go., whllo tho lowest
bldderon oats was tho firm of Early A Daniels
of Cincinnati. Tho bid on hay was 72' cents a
hundred, whllo tho bid on oats was $1.18 n
hundred. After tending the bids they wore for
warded to Washington for final action.
TO I.EAVK CAMP ATAJEIU
The Entire First DMnlon to Movo to a New
Cnmp Near Dunn Lorlng.
Cami- Aixier, Vn.. July 18. Tho Now York
cavalry troops aro to move, not to Torto Woo or
to Santlngo. but to a slto nearly threo miles
west of their present quarters, nnd one-half a
mllo from tho railroad depot at Dunn Lortng,
Tho threo troops of Pennsylvania cavalry aro to
bo consolidated with tho New Yorkors. nnd tho
ontlro squadron Is to be encamped on tho Crit
tenden farm, where tho Eighth Pennsylvania
is now, and where, within tho noxt ton days,
the entire First Division will bo quartered. It
orders for movement south aro not Issued in
tho meanwhile.
Tho chanco Is mado not becauso the present
camp is not healthy, but because tho officers
aro of thooptnlon that tho crowded quarters of
tho troops simply Invites sickness, ncd thnt, as
more room Is necessary, it Is bettor to removo
an entire division to a point whero a healthful
water supply Is abundant, near tho railroad,
nnd whero tho men will have rlenty of spaco
for camping purposes and a largo unobstructed
drill Held. The troops will movo to-morrow.
Tho Engtnoor Corps has laid off tho camp slto,
and the men not only welcomo tho change, of
camp, but tho exorcise nnd experience thoy
will get from It. Gen, Plumo. commanding the
First Brlgado of the First Division, comprising
tho First Now Jersey. Sixty-fifth New York and
Seventh Ohio, was notified to-day by Gen.
Butler, commanding the division, that his
brlgado would bo moved to Dunn Lorlng the
latter part of this week or the earlier part of
next. Tho Thirteenth Pennsylvania has been
ordorod to movo to-morrow and tho Twelfth
Pennsylvania will probably follow on Thurs
day. Four deaths occurred lost night and early
this morning. Trivnto Herbert It. Griffith,
Company B, Third Virginia; Private Lewis
Mitchell, Company O, Second Tennessee, and
Privates Porter, Company D, and Corwln. Com
pany II. Thirteenth Pennsylvania, died of
typhoid fever. There havo been fifty-two cases
reported slnco tho camp was organized on May
20. and seven of these cases have proved fatal.
Col. 01 nml estimates that this is one caso a
day, and that means only 305 cases a year In a
camp whero there aro 22,000 soldiers. Typhoid
fever Ib a common dlseaso among soldiers In
camp, and. considering that tho mon aro en
camped In a country Infected with the typhoid
fever germ an far back ns the oldest Inhabitant
can remembor, tho number of eases Is surpris
ingly small.
VBSKRTEItS FROM THE 47 TIT.
Four Brooklyn Mrn Arrested on the Arrival
of the Fall Itlver Dont.
Four members of tho Forty-Bovonth New
York (Brooklyn) Volunteer Infantry, now sta
tioned nt Fort Adams, Nowport, R. I., wero put
under arrest, charged with desertion, at the
Fall River line pier yesterday morning, nnd
wero taken to tho military prison on Governor's
Island. The mon wero G. Howard, Company
B; J. McMahon. Company B; T. Grodzkl. Com
pany I, and S. B. McKenzlo, Company M.
Tho mon wero arrested by Capt. O. E.LIbbey,
Company L, of the Forty-seventh, just as ho
stepped ashoro from tho Fall River line
steamer which arrived yesterday momlng.
According to tho story given out at post hoad
quarters, Governor's Island, tho four prisoners
deserted from tho regiment on Juno 15, and no
trnce was obtained of them, Cnpt Llbbey loft
Providence Inst nlgl.t to come to Now York on
business. When ho came ashore on the arrival
of tho boat, who should bo all standing on tho
pier but thu four alleged deserters. Walking
up to them ho said:
"All of you men aro deserters. and I place
you under arrest."
Tho mon wero too astonished to say anything.
Ordered by Capt. Llbbey to go along with him,
thoy obeyed, nnd In duo tlmo thoy wero locked
up In Castle Williams. A trial by court-martial
must now bo ordered. lUntil then they will re
main nt Governor's Island.
Theodore Grodflkl of Company I joined that
company In tho fall of 1804. Ho Is a cooper
and was employed at Palmer's cooperage, no
lived with his mother nt 102 South First streot,
Williamsburg. Sho said last night that sho had
heard from him since tho regiment hnd been
at Nowport and that nothing In his letters Indi
cated that ho was dissatisfied.
TAVailT A MOOXSIIIXEll TO BBOOT.
A I.leutennnt of the Fourth Immune Gives
II Leison In 1'iitol Fraction.
Second Llout. Howard W. Throckmorton of
Company K. Fourth Regiment of Immuncs,
now at Frodorlcksburg. Vu reached this city
yesterday with flvo military prisoners, mom
bers of tho regiment chnrged with various
offences. Ho took them to Governor's Island
and again left for Fredericksburg last night
His regiment Is duo to sail from Newport News
on Thursdny as part of tho Porto lllco urmy of
Invasion. Lieut. Throckmorton Is a nicmbor
of the Mining Exchnngo of this city. Ho vis
ited tho Exchnngo yesterdny afternoon nnd
told a story nbout another Lieutenant of tho
regiment who undertook to teach n lanky
mountaineer recruit from the moonshlnlng dis
trict of Teniiesseo how to shoot a revolver.
The Lieutenant took great pnlns to toll tho
recruit how to handle tho weapon. Illustrating
with much elaboration how the fingers should
bo placed nnd tho pistol aimed. Tho man
seemed very clumsy, but very willing to learn.
Ho llstoncd to tho Lieutenant's Instructions
with corn nnd then aimed tho pistol, with tho
half doubtful remark. "Is this correct?" Bang I
Bangl Bangl Bangl Bang! went tho revol
ver llvotimos, and tho bullets bumped against
each other right in tho centre of tho bullseye,
100 yards distant. The recruit grlnnod nsho
ngnln asked If "that was tho way to shoot?"
Ab for tho Lleutonnnt. ho decided that Tennes
see monshlners did not need much Instruction
In pistol pructleo.
(miner Did Not ltrlng Hamilton Flih's Ilody.
The lltrald stated yesterday that tho body of
Hamilton Fish, Jr. who was killed in tho
charge of tho rough ridora at Gunsjinus. had
been brought to this city on bonrd tho hospital
ship Solnco. This Is untmo. The llrrald also
stated that tho body of Capt.Allyn K. Cupron.
who was killed In tho snmo fight, had boen
brought by the holaco to Fort Monroo, whero It
wn shipped to Washington, This also Is untrue.
All the reporters learned on bundayon board
tho Solnco thnt It had not brought Mr Fish's
body here, ond jcetordny tho officers of tho
Solnco btated that nobodies whatever had been
brought from Cuba by, her.
The hospital ship will" be fitted out with t, new
refrigerating plant before she return to tho
front.
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NEWYORKERSFOItSANJUAN
&KCOND AND CDT1I AND TROOP K,
novan riders, wilt, ao.
Battle lTere to Get Transports South-Gen.
Mllei's Tier Builder Will Go to rorto
lllco Now -lie Will Get III Heavy
Gun and Wnfton Into Use nt Starting.
From 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon until well
into tho evening tho agents of tho War Depart
ment horo woro working undor high pressure
on dotalls of tho Porto Rico oxpodltlou. Tho
first ordor from Washington directed that tho
transports Massachusetts nnd Roumanian bo
started for Nowport News and tho transport
Michigan bo started 'for Port Tampa Im
mediately. Major Summerhayes had ex
pected to scud all theso vessels away
about Wednesday. Ho began to prepare
their sailing orders nt onco. Boforo any
of tho ordors had boon sent to tho ships,
another order came from Washington direct
ing that forego for forty days for 1.000 horses
bo put aboard tho Roumanian. This forngo,
which will amount to nearly 800,000 pounds,
must bn bought In tho onon market this morn
ing. Tho Massachusetts and Michigan will
pass out at daylight this morning and tho Rou
manian will follow as soon as tho forago Is
loaded.
Tho Massachusetts and Roumanian will tako
on at Nowport News troops from Camp Thomas.
Ono of tho regiments will be a cavalry regi
ment. Tho Michigan will tako on at Port
Tampa a part of tho Fifth Corps, under Gen.
Copplnger. Among tho troops solected to go
from Tampa nro tho two squadrons of the First
Volunteer Cavalry (rough riders) that didn't go
to Cuba nnd the Second and Sixty-ninth New
York Volunteer Infantry. In the detachment
of tho rough riders to go from Tampa Is Troop
K. which Is mado up almost entirely of New
York mon. Roosevelt's regiment will bo united
at Porto Rico, as tho detachment now In Cuba
will be sent there.
Tho Information received at tho Army build
ing from Washington yesterday was that tho
nrmy thnt will Invade Porto Rico will bo mado
up of betweon 30.000 and 40.000 men. Includ
ing 4,000 mon thnt aro still on ships at San
tiago and somo of tho regulars that havo fought
at Bantlngo. Gen. Miles will command, with
Gens. Brooko and Copplnger, respectively, sec
ond and third In command.
The oxpedltlon will bo nccompnnlod by tho
stoam tugs, lighters, and pllo drivers that were
sent from horo, together with about 300 me
chanics and 000 laborers, tho majority of whom
will bo sent from Jacksonville. A steamer
specially chartered for the purpose will load at
Jacksonville a great quantity of heavy timbers,
piles, nnd lumber for tho purpose of building
temporary piers for disembarking the army In
Porto Rico,
This part of the expedition was Insisted upon
by Gen. Miles. He pointed out that artlllory
would bo of no moro uso to him than It was to
Gen. Shaffer without tho means to disembark
It. At the place selected for tho landing there
are no piers whero nn invading nrmy may land
expeditiously. Therefore ho Insisted upon
having tho means at his command to mako
available the arms nnd men of his force Well
equlppod wagon trains will go nlong so that
tho army may novcr lack supplies.
THE CHARGE VP SAX .TVAX IIILU
Private Brown of Company K, Seventy-first
lleglinrnt, Snys It Was a Druprrnto One.
Obanoe. N. J.. July 18.-Tho Rov. Dr. William
B. Brown of 87 Chestnut street. East Orango,
has roceiv cd a letter from his grandson. Priv ato
Clifford W. Brown of Company E, Soventv-flrst
Regiment. Young Brown was a football player
with tho Orango Athletic Club, nn oarsman of
the Triton Boat Club, and an all-around ath
lete. His letter was written in tho intreneh-
menta on the firing line near San Juan during
a period of truco on JuIyO. Telling of tho fight
on Friday, July 1, ho says:
" Wo passed the First and Soeond battalions
and wero first behind tho regulars when wo
charged tho hill at Son Juan. Wo passed
Bloody Creek and marchod in good order up
tho hill to tho crest, but were not then allowed
to flro on account of tho smoko from our
Springfield guns. Wo had little protection.
Bullets whistled over our heads anil shells
broko all around us. Tho charge up tho hill
was a desperate one. The Spaniards had
barbed wire fenco all around, but they ran
when our men camo across tho field and up tho
hill."
That night the regiment slept on tho hill, and
the noxt morning Brown was sent out on
picket duty. Half an hour later firing com
menced. The pickets stayed at their posts un
til their regiment was ordered to flro. Then
they wont back.
"When I reached our trenches," says Brown,
"I had to call ' cease firing,' or I would have
been shot by my own regiment. All thought,
as I was out so long, that I had been shot."
Patrolman John Ward of Brooklyn has re
ceived a letter from his cousin. Sergeant John
Strain, who is a member of Company A, Ninth
Infantry. Tho lettor is dated San Juan Ridge,
July 4, and says. In part:
"Dr.An Cousin: Wo arc resting under a flag
of truce after n hard-fought battle of threo
days. We took everything before us and all
are well. We mado a chargo on this rldgo. and
all tho officers say that It was tho most daring
ohargo that has over been known in history.
We hod considerable men and officers killed
and wounded, but nothing to compare with the
loss on tho Spaniards' side. We lost a great
many men after wo orossed the enemy's firing '
line. They hnd sharpshooters In tho trees and
they fired at us ns we passed undor them. Our
officers are a credit to their country. Thoy
seem to havo no foar. I never thought I could
sco such courage under such n flro as wo woro
In. When wo wero charging tho hill I could
not describe It In better words thnn to say that
It seemed to mo like a shower of hall: the bul
lets wero coming so thick that I wondor how
I ever escaped with my life."
OSLT SOX OF WIDOWED MOTIIER.
The Idrntlty of the Volunteer Booth Killed
at Santiago Has Been F.stnbllsherl.
Tho identity of tho Private Booth who was
killed In tho attack on San Juan Hill, Santiago,
on Julyl, has been established by n letter
from First Llout. Roberts of Company F,
Sovonty-flrst Now York Volunteors. Tho man
who was killod was Frank W, Booth, who lived
with his widowed mother at 21)(Laldlawavo
nuo, Jorsoy City. When tho news came that
Prlvato Booth had been killed. Mrs. Booth
wroto to a frlond In Washington, who mado
Inquiry nt tho War Dopartmont nnd was in
formed that tho only Booth killed in that en
gagement was ono of the rough rldors.
On Saturday Llout. Roberts's wlfo, who lives
nt 85 Sanford place, received a lettor from her
husband requesting hor to Inform Mrs. Booth
that hereon had heon killod, A bullet struck
him In tho loft eyo. Lieut. Roborta wroto that
he had personally attended to Booth's burial.
" I saw Frank laid to rest," he wroto. " Ho was
hurled near an oak treo. Tho Rov, Dr. Vando
water, chaplain of our regiment, officiated."
Tho doad soldier was Mrs. Booth's only child.
HORSES FOR TORREyS RIDERS.
The Begiment Now Fitted Out and Beady
for Active Servlre.
Jacksonville. July 18. Nearly 300 horses
for Torroy's regiment of cavalry arrived this
morning. Thoy are picked horses from Wyo
ming and tho West, and are just tho kind of
animals for uso In Cuba. This completes the
equipment of all his men, and now Col. Torroy
says his only anxiety Is for the word forward,
Quartermaster-Sergeant Howard A. Klorsted.
Company II. Second New Jersey, was takon to
day with nervous prostration and heat and ho
died whllo being takou to tho hospital. Howas
ill last night, and this morning, not feeling bet
ter, ho reported to tho Tlrst Sergeant and got
nu order to report to the surgoon. Instead o'
doing tbls, he went In tho shado near the
stables and lay down. He was found there
about 3 P. M.. prostrated, and the ambulance
was called, His temperature then was 100. He
lived la Orange.
BatwnBBnaiamummnguBm
SOLDIERS ALT,, TOP KKOXT.
Cowboj nnd Tennis Heroes Fought XJIta
th IJevil, You Know, nt Santiago.
Major Alexander O. Brodlo, senior Major In
Roosovolt's regiment, who Is now nursing a
shattered right arm at tho hospital at Fort
Wadsworth, tolls of many Interesting Incldonto
of tho battle of Las Guaslmas on Juno 24. tho
first tlmo tho rough rldors woro under flro.
" Our vlotorlos thus far," said the Major to a
Bun roportor, " havo boon won by the enlisted
mon, nnd of these there aro no finer examples
In any army In tho world than in the rough
rldors. Tho papors nnd the people hnvo called
us 'Teddy's Terrors ;' thoy havo said we woro
a wild, untamed lot of chaps, all In tho most
good-natured spirit. Somo of tho mon In tho
regiment nro rough mon, coming from a rough
country. In Arlzonnnnd Oklahoma, you know,
men do not ntwnjs dross for dinner; but thoy
ranko stanch friends, they nro bravo men. and
tholr aim Is ns truo as tholr hearts.
"When wo of tho West heard that our com
rndes In tho regiment from the East woro tho
horoes at homo of tennis courts, golf links, and
drawing rooms, somo of us woro Inclined to
wondor a little what use such fellows would bo
In fighting Spaniards In n cllmnto which was
supposed to bo moro doadly than bullets. Tor
haps your Now York boys had somo misgivings
about us. Wo didn't know yourcontrlbutlon
to tho reglmont then, and thoy didn't know us.
Wo got acquainted at San Antonio, nnd our
friendship was comented with lead at Las
Gunslmns.
"Tho Western contlngonthns learned toknow
that gcntlo ways nnd iollshod manners aro
only tho Eastern veneering of a eourago as
splondld as was ever shown on Wostem plains.
And your boys have learned that, whllo wo of
tho West may not all bo Chesterfields, nolthcr
are wo unlettered peasants, and In tho regi
ment to-dny everybody Is just asoldlorand In
tho bluo and yellow. In cnmp or on tho Mold, at
mess or In tho trenches, you couldn't say which
of us camo from Now York and which from
Arlrona,
"TherolHonoof yourNow York boys who is
a particularly flno fellow, nnd thnt Is Tiffany
Wtlllo Tiffany. I bellevo his friends call him. I
speak of him becauso I havo happened to boo
more or him thnn of others of the Now York
mon. He Is made of tho raotal that rings true
every tlmo. Ho is ns fastidious on tho Mold ns
ho would bo In Now York, but ho is a soldier
from the ground up, as dobonalr as any of his
clubmatos whom ho left behind, and as cool
and unconcerned whon bullets aro flying as It
ho were playing a set of tennis.
" Ho was In chargo of tho detail manning the
Colt guns at Las Guaslmas, nnd was ordered to
held his men In the rear, ready to como up It
they could bo used. After I was woundod I
went to tho renr, and tho first man I met was
Tiffany. When ho saw me he exclaimed:
"Ah. Major! Finked a bit I" Then, seeing
that my arm was a bit smashed, he added :
"Why, Major, they hit you hard! Awfully
sorry, don't you know, but just lot me do you
up till tho surgeon comes along. It won't tako
n minute, and lean patch a little. Then, sir, I
should Ilko to tnko my men up nnd blow hell
out of thoso fellows, don't you know."
"He meant every word ho said, and I hnd to
positively forbid him to movo his command a
foot. If I hadn't he'd havo been blizlnsr away
In a jiffy.
RECRVITIXO IS BRISK.
Ono Bnttnllon of the 203d Full-Artillery-men
Waiting fur a Surgeon,
Recruiting for tho Third Battalion of tho 203d
Regimont was completed Inst night when
Surgeon Booth passed tho 424th man, making
enough for each of tho four companies to bo
mustered In. Compnny B is to bo mustored
Into tho Volunteer Army this morning by Lieut.
Irwin nnd will go to Camp Black at noon. Com
pany D will follow to-morrow.
Company G of tho 201st Regiment was mus
tored In and sent to camp yesterday, making
tho sixth compnny of Col. Hubbell's regiment
now at Hempstead. Company H wasmustercd
In last night, nnd will go to camp nt 0 o'clock,
this morning. Capt. Frank A. Martin of Com
pany F. who hnd secured forty-soven mon last
night, will open nsub-recruttlng station to-day
at tho Twenty-third Regiment armory In
Brooklyn nnd expects to All his ranks by night.
,Company K has nineteen men and Company M
twenty-six. No men havo yet been recruited
for Companies B nnd L.
At n special meeting of tho officers and men
of tho First Battory laBt night Capt. Wendel
mado a speech. In tho courso of which ho ex
pressed his regret that ho was not to be per
mitted to go to the front himself, and then con
gratulated his Lieutenant, Theodore F.
Schmidt, who Is to command tho Fifth Battery
of Volunteers. Ho also said that all of his men
who wished to enlist In tho new battory could
do so with his best wishes. There wero 115
men nt tho meeting. After it had adjourned
50 of them volunteered to go with
Capt. Schmidt ond they wero enrolled. Tho
actual work of recruiting has not yet begun for
either of the now battorles becauso nooxamtn
ing surgeon has been appointed. Gen. Carroll
said last night that tho surgeon would probably
be appointed to-day, and ho will examine ap
plicants for both battorles at tho Seventy-first
Regiment Armory. Cnpt. Flannagan of the
Fourth Battery has enrolled 185 mon who want
to enlist.
Six companies of tho 122d Regiment, Col.
John T. Camp commanding, wero mustered
Into the National Guard last night by Major
Frank B. Keech nnd Major Herbert Parsons of
Gen. Butt's First Brigade staff. Tho com
panies had fifty mon each. Their commanders
aro: Company A. Capt. Georgo Holnlg; Com
pany B. Cnpt. K. W. Hnlght; Company D, Cnpt.
Charles narrlson: Company E. Cnpt. Walter
Hnwes; Company F. Capt.lWalter Bennett, and
Company H, Capt. S. M. Phillips.
NOLLE PROS FOR FILIRUSTERS.
Cases Against Grn. Kulofl, Dr. T.uln nnd John
T. Smith Dismissed in n Federal Court.
BALTTMonit. Md.. July 18. Judgo Morris In
tho United States District Court this afternoon
signed an order entering a nolle pros In tho
suits under tho neutrality laws against tho
Cuba filibusters, Gon. Carlos Roloff, Dr.
Joseph J. Luis, and John T. Smith. The crimes
under tho Indictment occurred July 0, 1805,
Tho Cubans woro arrestod in Now York over a
year ago and had a hearing before United
States Commissioner Shields. Tho charge was
fitting out and sending from Baltimore a fili
bustering oxpedltlon on the steamer Woodall,
In July, 1805. Attorney-General Harmon de
termined to removo tlio caso to Baltimore,
where tho crime had been committed.
In tho spring of 1805, tho Woodall, then lying
at Baltimore, was purchased for the Cuban
Junta for $13,000. and fitted up as a filibuster.
This cost $4,000 additional. On July 0 the ves
sel set Ball from Baltimore for Yucatan, ostensl
slbly, but It really took on men ond arms at Ar
bor Key, Fla. Tho men and arms wore Innded
on tho Cuban coast, and tho vessel returned to
Now Orleans, Gen, Roloff nnd Smith defaulted
their ball and went to Cuba, joining tho insur
gent nrmy. Dr. Luis was tried and served
eloven months In tho Baltimore jail, having had
sovon months reduced from his senteneo, He
is now practicing medicine In Now Y'ork. Tho
nolle pros wns entered by United States District
Attorney Roso undor instructions frem Acting
Attorney-Gcnornl Joseph E. Boyd.
R ORRERIES AT FORT ADAMS.
8B00 of the Forty-seventh' BejrJraental
Funds Stolen While Under Guard.
NiswroBT, R. I., July 18. Forsome time petty
robberies have been taklngplaco at Fort Adams
and last night the quarters of Adjt. Caso of the
rorty-seventh Now York Regiment was broken
into and $800 of tho regimental funds stolen
from tho money box. Tho quartern was under
o guard, but I ho men say no ono entered tho
place. In tho absence of Col. Jddy in Now
York, Lieut -Col, Hubboll, In command, began
nn Investigation, which has resulted in the ar
rest of threo regulars who were lateV received
from Boston, It is reported that the money was
found in the possession of the men.
Lost week after pay day the letter box was
broken Into and several letters with money In
Uwm stolen, eupposodJy by the came persons.
ItESOLUTE'S RELIEF TRIP.
IX IDE SERVICE OF ARMY AXD XAVY
DOTH, THIS TIME.
Doctors, Nurses, Drugs, Underclothing,
Beds, Unt, Ammunition, nnd Canvas
Uniforms 'Will Start for Santiago on Her
To-l)ny She Expect to Go to Forto Rico.
Tho armed naval transport Resolute, Com
mander Eaton, will. It Is oxpooted, sU from
this port for Santiago this afternoon. Tho ves
sel will carry almost as miscellaneous n cargo
as did the Bt. Paul when sho sailed from horo
about two weoks ago. Besides a great quan
tity of drugs nnd medlclnos, cots nnd bedding,
lint and bandages for tho sick and wounded,
tho transport will carry enough linen Bults,
shoos, socks, nnd underclothing for 0,000 Cuban
rcooncentrndos. It will also carry 8,000 canvas
uniforms, so thnt within n week all of Shaftor's
army will bo clothed In ennvns.
Tho ship will also carry two or threo tons of
food supplies, lncludlngnll manner of delicacies
sont from all ovor tho country, besides pajamas,
nightshirts, slippers, nnd mosquito nets by tho
hundred. The War Department wauted to ship
by tho Rcsoluto seventeen tons of telegraph
cable to Lleut.-Col. Jnmos Allen. Chief Signal
Officer In Cuba. Whon Commnndor Eaton saw
thos'lroot tho cnblo reel ho said It would bo
Impossible for him to tako It.
Besides all theso things, tho Resoluto will
carry 200 tons of ammunition for thofloetnnd
supplies for tho marines. Tho llosoluto was
Intended to bo a supply ship for tho fleet and
nothing else. Commander Eaton Bald yostorday
that ho hoped to land tho first marines at Porto
Rico to pavo tho way for tho army.
For passengers tho Resoluto will carry Major
Thomas O. Summers. Surgeon. U. 8. V., of tho
Second Tennesseo Volunteor Infantry, and a
corps of physicians expert In tlio treatment of
yellow fev er. Other pnssonoers will bo twenty
six Immuno nurses from the Second Tennossco
and forty-seven Immuno nurses from Now
Orleans.
According to Frank Craig. Company I. Second
Tennossoo, who will go as one of tho nursos,
ono attack of yellow fovor doos not render a
porson Immuno from a second attack. Crntg
said yesterday that of tho twonty-slx so-called
Immunos that wero chosen from tho 1.300 men
of his regiment to go to Santiago somo hnvo
had the fovor flvo times. Chnrlcs C. Tlmmlns.
Company K, of Craig's regiment, another of the
nursos. has had tho fever threo times.
" But you know," Bald Craig, " after you'vo
(jQd it onco othor attacks don't amount to
much."
Craig Is ono of threo brothors who enlisted
when tho President first called for volunteors.
Ono brother, Joseph, enlisted In the Thirty
third Michigan Infantry and ho was killed on
July 1. in Cuba. Anothor brother, Robort, is a
prlvato In the Fourth Illinois Infantry, now at
Jacksonville. Tho father was a momborof tho
Royal Horso Guards of tho British Army.
The Rcsoluto Is loading at tho Red Star Una
pier, foot of Fulton street.
TRXEZVELA'S XEVTRALITT DECREE.
Spanish Subjects and Sympathizer Prohib
ited from Aiding Spain.
WAsniNOTOV, July 18. Tho shoets of con
sular reports Issued by tho Stato Dopartmont
to-dny wero devoted exclusively to tho text of
neutrality decrees Issued by Venezuela, tho
West Indies. China, nnd tho Taotnt of Shang
hai. The Venezuelan decree Is a substltuto for
tho first ono issued, and Minister Loomis in
formed the Stato Department thnt It "wns
issued tho moro effectually to Insuro tho neu
trality of Venezuela against tho attempt of
Spanish suhjocts nnd sympathizers to carry out
plansl for aiding Spain In tho present conflict
by holding public meetings and opening offices
for the subscription of money nnd tho enlist
ment of mon in tho cause of Spain." Tho de
cree provides:
"That all the Federal and Stato authorities
hall exorcise tho strictest vigilance in their
respective jurisdictions to prevent the accom
plishment of nny act contrary to neutrality,
such as tho enlistment of men. tho colloctlon
of arms, tho formation of clubs, tho fitting out
of expedltlons.ic.
"Article 2. As to the commerce of Venezuela
with tho belligerents It Is limited by tho pro
hibition to carry contraband of war, this Includ
ing tho transportation of correspondence and
pcrsonsengnged In military service :nlsoby pro
hibition to vlolato established blockades whon
personal warning has been given by tho com
manders of tho ships engaged In making said
blockades effective.
" Veneruelans aro forbidden to tako out let
ters of marque If tho belligerents adopt this
method of warfare, which neither of the two
has renounced.
" Venezuelans who fall to respect theso obli
gations, or who In nny way take part In the
hostilities, shall bo subject to tho consequenoes
of their conduct In accordance to national leg
islation and to tho penalties Imposed upon
thorn by tho offended bolligerent, and cannot
appeal to this Government for protection.
"Vessels of war of tho belligerents and
privateers with prizes shall not bo allowed to
enter Venezuelan ports. They may, howovor,
be allowed to enter in case of urgent necessity,
after remedying which thoy must leave without
delay."
xo nRiTisn ouxxers wixn dewby.
Nary Department' Statement In Answer to
Cunnlnglinine-Gralinni, 51. P.
WisntsorojJ. July 18. The United States
Government Is prepared to answer the Inquiry
of tho British Government as to tho truth of
the statement made by Mr. Cunninghame-Gra-ham,
a former member of Parliament of ocoen
trio reputation, that tho gunners of Dewoy's
ships In tho battlo of Manila Bay wore British
seamen, bribed to leavo hor Majosty's service.
Mr. Cunnlnghamo-Grahnm said that 100 a
month was offorcd oaeh of theso gunners for
his services, ond that through tholr prosonco
on tho American warships Dowoy's victory
was mado possible Nobody horo bolioved
that the British Govornmont would pay
any ntfentlon to Mr. Cunnlnghnmo-Gra-ham's
demand for an Investigation, but
slnco London press despatches say that tho
Inquiry will bo made, tho Navy Dopartmont has
prepared a statomont on tho subject. This
statement, which was complotod to-day from
tho muster rolls of Dewoy's squadron, covorlng
tho date of tho engagomont with the Spanish
fleet, shows that of tho 1,445 men on the
Amorican ships ouly 07 wero aliens, and of
theso only 8 wero British subjects. Four of the
Britishers woro on tho Olymplnand 4 on tho
Raloigh. Not ono of tho eight is a gunner.
Thoy wero ordinary aoamon, a carpenter's
mate, a eon! passor, and a water tender, Thirty
one of the 07 aliens wero Chinese moss attend
ants nnd cooks. These 31 aro tho men In whose
behalf Admiral Dowey has recommended n
special provision of law to enable them to be
come American citizens.
The President Will Give Volunteer Hank
n Chnnre.
Ever since the First Regiment of New Jersoy
Volunteers has been nt Camp Alger, Herman
Hanko, a Nownrk fireman, 1ms been trying to
get back his son, Edward, who, tho father de
clares, Is under 18 years of ago. At Mr, Hanke's
request Mayor Seymour of Newark wroto sev
eral letters to the War Department, to which ho
received no answer. Last weok he wrote to
President MoKlnley nbout tho boy's caso, and
yesterday ho recoived a despatch which said
that tho President had given tho matter his
personal attontlon, and that he refused to in
terfere, as the boy declined to give up his hopo
of going to the front and fighting for his coun
try. Tho Mayor is more pleased than ho would
have been If he had been successful in getting
the boy back to his family,
Beorultlnc for tho Fifth Artillery.
Patmbon.N. J . Julrl8.-Copt.B. H. Roberts,
commanding Battory A, Fifth United States
Artillery, has opened a recruiting ofllco in this
olty. One hundred and forty men nro needed
to bring the battery up to Its standard. There
were a largo number of applicant this after
noon, J
ARMY APPOINTMENTS.
Officers Named for Infantry nnd Artillery
and for the Volunteer Regiments.
WAsniXQTON, July 18. The President to-day
announced tho following military appoint
monts: First Lieutenant of Infantry Frank E. Bamtord.
Fid win Dell. John B. Dattle, Charles I Bent, John VI.
Barker, WlllUm Brooke, Joseph 0. Outner, David V.
Cordray, Henry O. Cole, Charles W, Castle, Thorns
W, Connell, Charles F, Craln, Edward 0. Carey,
Frank R, Cocticn, William It, Crofton, Elmer W
Clark, Wilbur R. Dove, William 1), Davis, peter W.
Davison, Albert 0. Dalton, Arthur M, Edwards, Isaao
Enrln, Frank D. Ely, Ocorge n. llitcs, Jr., Oliver 1M
wards, Frederick W. Fugcr, Willard It Oleuon,
James 1'. Itarbeton, OraH. Ilunt, Bvnucl V. 11am,
Ooors K. Iloule, Verllng E. liart, John Ilowanl,
Oeorga U, Jsmerson, Itcnrr I lUnnlsnn, Dana W,
Kllburn, Lincoln F. Kllboume, Frederick L. Rnuil
son, Ferdinand W. Kobbe, Charles 11. Krantlioff,
William J. Lntt. Doirard L. Laubach, James A.
Lynch, Frederick O. Lawton, Allcrt Laws, Frank"
H. Lawton, Louis 1), Lawton, Jscoli If. O,
LjmIIo, Qeorca II. McManter, John C. McAr
tlTtir, Frank B. McKenna, Henry L. McCorkle,
John S. Murdock, Frank J, Morrow, James 'a.
Mom, Dennis M. Mlclilo, John F. Madden, James T.
Moore, Ilobert W. Mearns, William H. Mullay, Amos
It. Martin, John K. Miller. Paul n. Malouo, I'eter E.
Marquart, William Newman, Traber Norman, Hunter
B. Nelaon, John J. O'Connell, Uarrlnon J. Prlre, Our
O. Palmer, John II, Parker, Howard II. Perry, John
UcA. Palmer, John F. Preston, Jr., William A, IUI
bourn, Otho B. Boscnhaum, Jamca Bonayne, William
O. Rogers, Horaco M. Ileevo. John F. Btpuons, Mar
cus . Stokes. Frederick O. Strltilnccr, Jr.. Charles 0.
Smith, David O. Rpurgin, Ralph B. Rtogsdall. William
A. Bater, Wtlllara H. Simons, Hamilton A. Smith,
Frederio T. Ste taon, Robert F L. Spenco. TUomaa L.
Smith, S. J. Bayard Behlndel, Edward Slgerfoos, Ed
ward A. Bhuttleworth, Mathew Saville, Uansford L.
Threlkold, Edward Taylor, Balph II, Vandeman,
Frank A. Wilcoi, William M. Wood, William H. Was
sell, Hugh I). Wise, Pegram Wldtworth, Oeorgo McD.
Weeks, William Wallace, John K. Woodward, Ulyssv
O. Worrllow, Bryan H. Wells, William E. Walsh,
Frank L. Wells, Orrin R. Wotfe and Arthur W. Yates.
Second Lieutenants of Infantry Frank S. Burr,
Robert M. Bramblla, James Edward Bell, Bryan Con
rad, Jamea McDonald Comer, Edward Croft, Arthur
Cranston, Hanr Anthonr Eaton, Mpor N. Falls, Wil
liam B. Folwell, Joseph Warren Glldden, Joseph L.
Qllbreth, Louis E. Hill, John 11. B. Hannay, Charles
F. Humphrey, Jr., Charles B. Hlckox, Frank nal
etead, William II. Jordan, narry E. Knlttht, Campbell
King, Alexander J, MacNab, Oeonre Chlpman Martin,
Carl Anson Martin, Edgar A. Macalln. William K.
Naylor, Bobert B. Novin, William H. Ousy. Frederick
B. L. Price, Tenner Bona, Harold B. Bmlth, Ralph W.
Terrell, Benjamin J. Tillman, James Davis Taylor,
Benjamin II. Watkina, E. James Williams, William
II. Williams, Philip Everard Mead Walker, Allen O.
Wright.
Second Lleutananta of Artillerj-Carroll F. Arm!
tead, Henry M. Boutelle, Herbert J. Brn, Percy
Pos Bishop, Hanson B. Black, Arthur Fletcher Caa
seta, Wlnfred B. Carr, William R. Doores, Jamea Mua
grave, Aertaen Darrach, Joseph B. Douglas, Henry
Clay Evans, Jr., Charles Pierco Faulkner, John O,
Ooodfcllow, Woodson Hereker, Edwin Chase Hoyt,
Charles S. Halght, Gerard Bcekman Uoppln. Peter O.
Haines, Jr., Harry L. James, Edward 8. Klmel, Wil
liam A. Liebsr, Alfred B. Maclay. Honry M. Merriam,
E. S. Martlndale, Jr., Morroll Madison Mills, Hudson
Taylor Patton, William F. Stewart, Jr., Alfred An
drews SUrbtrd, Guy T. Scott, Wright Smith, Oliver
L. Bpaoldlng. Earla W. Tanner, Bobert Bobin Wal
lach and Bnsh Spencer Wells.
Third Volunteer Infantry Captain, Hugh n. Col
quitt! First Lieutenant, Jamca A. Thomas, Bobert
W. Collins, and Thomas M. Jolks; Seoond Lieuten
ants, David C. Barrow, Joffenon D. Booney, Harry O.
McCool, and Alpheua W. McCall.
Fourth Volunteer Infantry Captain, nenry A.
Wise; First Lieutenants, Edmund L. Woodslde and
John B. Wise, Jr.; Second Lieutenant, Uonard W,
Throckmorton.
Seventh Volunteer Infantry First Lieutenant, Wil
liam H. Butler; Second Lieutenant, Jamea U.Wilson.
Eighth Volunteer Infantry Captains, Charles O.
Thomas, Jr., Robertson Palmer, Elmer E. Hood, and
Oustavus W. Fahllmsh; First Lieutenant)!, George T.
Eoblnson, Benjamin O. Davis, and Thomaa n. B,
Clarke; Second Lieutenants, Charlea E. Mlnkins,
David P. Davis, and WilUam L. Irwin.
Tenth Volunteer Difantry Colonel, Thaddens W.
Jones; Captains, Austin P, VuUarky and Bobert Lm
Bird; First lieutenant, Jamea A. Boston.
First Volunteer Engine Firat Lloutonant, Red
mond V, Bcachi Second Lieutenant. Walter C. Kim.
ball.
Second Volunteer Engineer Captains, George W.
Frteman and William K. Geary; First Lieutonant, Jo
seph B. McAndrows; Second Lieutenant, Eden T.
Tannatt; Chaplain, Ellas B. Kimball.
Third Volunteer Engineer Captains, John Henry
Wcsterfleld, WilUam B. Thomas, William J. Hardee,
William D. Taylor, George F. Stickney, Carleton W.
Bturtevant, Sidney B. Williamson. Lyle F. Bellinger,
Frank L. Averill, and John L. Vanornum; First Lieu
tenants, Jamea H. Bacon, Flngal C. Black, Charles
H. Smith, Thomas C. Thomas, Charles A. Miner,
Frederick C. Hand, Henry L.Reder, John Alfred
Laird and Cheater Bailey White; Second Lieutenants,
Samuel F. Croceliua, Walter 8. Brown, JefTD. Bea
gan, Jamea B. Fain, and William D. Rhea; Chaplain,
Samuel W, Small.
Assistant flurgeona Second Volunteer Engineers,
with rank of First Lieutenant, Edward J, Barrett;
Third Volunteer Cavalry, with rank of First Lieuten
ant, Edward B. Grlgsby; Second Volunteer Infantry,
Charlea Branlng; Third Volunteer Infantry, William
A. Chapman.
POLICEMAX SHOOTS A SOLDIER,
Bow on the Street of Fornapdlnor Done
Guard Called Out.
Fkrnakeina, Fla., July 18. A serious dis
turbance occurred here to-day, which resulted
In the shooting of a soldier from Battery A,
Sixth Artillery, which Is quartered at Fort
Clinch. For tho last few days tho recruits of
this battery have been causing tho city a lot of
trouble. They woro pnld. oft on July 15, and
they havo been indulging in drink ovor since.
Tho police havo boon doing e?orythIng possible
to keep the men In chock. To-day two of tho
soldiers wero lying across opo of the sidowalks,
and Patrolman George Hendricks went up to
the mon and told them to movo on. Ono of
thorn called htm names and he attempted to
tako the soldier In ohargo. wheronpon anothor
soldier rushed up to assist his ohum. They
succeeded In whipping tho policeman, and
when thoy at last got his club and went for
him he drow his revolver and opened on the
flrat soldlor, who foil with two bullet holes In
him, Tho man is not dead but his wounds are
serious,
Othor soldiers nro taking it up and a row is
expected. Tho homo guards havo been or
dorod out to check tho disturbance. Tho
officers at tho fort aro taking tho mon up as
fust as found.
Ten thousand soldfors havo been ordered
hero. All arrangements havo been completed
for their rocopt Ion. The ordor came from tho
Secretary of War this evening.
CnEERED AXD PATTED.
Oration to a Wounded Ilegulnr on an Ele
vated Train in Ilroohlyn,
Passengers on a crowded Brooklyn elevated
car of the Fifth avenue lino had an opportunity
last night to cheer, pat on tho back, and to bo
demonstrative otherwise over a regular who
had seen servlco at tho front. The soldier's
head wns swathed in bandages and his right
arm was in a sling. lie woro brown trousers
and leggings which apparently had soon much
wear. Ho entered the car at tho Bridge street
station, and a man hastily offered him a seat
near tho door, while another man gavo up his
seat to the man who accompanied tho wounded
soldier. The regular and his friend refused at
first to tako tho seats, but the mon insisted.
Then the crowd gathered around and soon
wero plying tho soldier with questions. Ho said
ho was homo to get flxod up, and would then
start right back. At this the men cheered and
women clapped tholr hands, Tho soldier was
reticent, but his friend was talkative, The
eoldlcr was surrounded until he reached his
station, and nearly everybody gave him a pat
or a cheer as ho loft the car.
Gen. Dufrleld Sick with Yellow Fever.
Washington, July 18. Tho War Department
received a telegram to-day from Dr. Le Orand,
the surgoon In chargo of the yollow fover hos
pital at Slbonoy, reporting that Brig -Gon.
Duflleld was down with yellow fover. He said
that the attack wns light, Gen, Duflleld was do
ing nicely, and was much better to-day. The
War Department has known that Gen. Dufllold
m ill, but supposed that b ualmalarlal fover.
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Jnnunry 15th. 1WW. fall
Eofuao substitutes ; thoy 1 Lji
aro worthless. B !jf
fl Samples given every suf- B tuPc!
1 forer on application by postal 1 Mmfl
card or in person to I Mill
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1 13 Astor Place, E M
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BOY'S GIFT TO SOLDIER riIEXDS. 81; M.
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War Yar Outs to II o VVru ns a Froteo- ni: JI
tlon Against Spnnlili Dullets. jS 'f
Tho Second Now York Volunteer Infnntry. (B'il
Col. Edward E. Hardin commanding, is In camp Jj
at Tumpa, waiting to bo sent vmov here. Tho iy $
regiment has been ordorcd on tiau-.portBfour 111 p
times, but each tlmo It has been onhy-ud lytek. Sf ,j(
to camp again. A report has readied tlio cnmp ft ll
thnt upw tho rcglmant Is to bo sent to 1'orto f 5
lllco. Nobody In tho command bcliovoe it. Jj? K
however. To whllo away tho idlo liouti"thu Jj 1
boys In the regiment havo taken to punching; 5i 9
holes in cents to hang around their necks for. i,v ti
good luck. Tho rogimftnt is mado up of sopo- v
ratoconiponlcsfromTroy.Seher.eotaily.Uoosiclc fk i
Falls, Saratoga, Glens Falls and Whitehead. m Ji
Tho Seccmd Battalion is commanded by Major j & W
James Wostcott Lcstor, who w at formorly Can-. ; jf
tain of tho Saratoga Company, which is Com. ' m Jj
pany L ot tho regiment. : t f
Major Lester has a 0-yearsold son whose.- f? &
baptismal namo Is James Dowd Lester, named fc
for his father and his maternal grandfather, ' i'E'J
Prof. Charles F. Dowel, who worked out our j JjWf
present flrstorn of standard tlmo Tho other i ijjtf
day his father wrote to him' telling how tho Xifs
boys of tho regiment woro punching eonta !g '
and what thoy were doln it for. Major Lester i clfii
mode no particular mention of tho men of hie M
old company, and Jay eoncludod that thoy 1 1)1 W
didn't have any cents. Ho thought the Wl
matter ovor and deelded that he would supply iSaf
what was needed. Uow ho did it is told in tho liar
following letter: gWI
Dun Huutooi Bots: I wsntrd to earn soma )lj
money for you. Bo I did. It If n't very muoh, but I SbMjue
send you each a pocket piaio of a arVear penny to imiarw
kesp yen af from Spanish bullets. This U how I flUta
did It: Mowing the lawn, IE oiuita, sweeping side- (laH
walk, 10 cents, making and rlllnj lemonade over MS!i
the front tenet at 2 rents a lltUe clans, a cent a bltf llPiiB
glass, S3 cents; rakina tha lawn, a cents, dolnff five- tfaD
cent errands, JC cents, doing penny errands. 0 cental l&SuK
one month's ailowanee, 2T, e.nt. total H.08. There IIhKk
are two pennies extra IMfJtce ghenjis tu papa anil OMSk1
one to Col, Iiardln. I hope you will all couie home BHKilV
eafs and soon. Iovinsly. Jx Luiio. eotan
Bikitoua Spiusgs, N. v., July s, 1 808. fffiam
A groat tlmo was mado in camp over the re- Sr !Sf!
ceptTon oUtne oentaandtho boys scut a oom- if JfK
pany letterto the Majors son acknowledging; ffl, 1
the gift. Col. Hardin alsosontanoto of thanks. ra'
Captured Spanish Flag In Wnslilngton. B IKJ I R
WABnuJOTON, July 18. A Spanish floe cap. (sSiS?
turod at Juraauaslta. Cnha. by Company B, Rf r
Twenty-second Infantry, has been delivered to ffsj t
tho Adjutnnt-aonoral's office in Washington. mam I
Tho flag was taken on Juno 23. Tho detail ot lipX 8
soldiers fronj tha Twenty-second Regiment S$C ?
' which mado tho capture consisted of Corporals fafi ! (
Newman and Boylo and Prlv ntesKeysor.Oooloy V&, f.
and Houghtallng. fSSs if
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HAIR 1
RESTORED 1
Boon after I was taken iTl ray halr com- FT i l;
meneed to rail, to that each day more cams fe'S IJH
out than I thought X bad In my head. I waa Ff it?
. turning gray rapidly. Finally I became afraUI Sfalrll
to have It combed) but the nurse said that: WW ii
' wouldn't do, and uaed vaseline to keep 16 ll 'jfl
in, then need beef marrow, then qulnins a I J IT
tonlo,andflnally(OuncunA olntmont), Which Tf.ilil'i
helped It immediately. Tho mine said aha If A H
rubbed up a fine white dust from thu scalp &: I IS
where (be could see nothing before com- iwii'fll
menoing, and the scalp looked healthier Ai VJ'tjj;
moro natural every day. Now I haven't as Jf: fit
many gray halm as when I commenced using; r fr w
Ctmcuiu, and I have crop ot One bpwn Fa' ii
.hair all-over my head about .an lnh and ft ft ff'i jj
half In leagth. I only loae a few hair whea f ; j- If)
comtjlng every (lay, and alwnvs more gray f lliil
than brown. My nurse Is delighted becauso H'ijti
the new hairs are brown. 1 never had very MriHt
luiurlant hair, even In my youth. It U as Blj $
thick on my head today bj it ever waa, and sly it
Concert, did It. Mrs. J. M. LAWBON, m'f
IiarchD,1838. 302namlltouHt., Albany.N.f. Cn
LUXURIANT LUSTROUS HAIR Ifl
with a clean, wholesome scalp, free frorp lrrltat- Skriin
Ipj and scaly eruptions, la produced by warns Suntl
hampoos with Ounctnu Boar, followed by lif iI
light dresslugsw4lb UuTlcrna, purest of emof. ;l IVj
Heat akin cures, the most effretlvo skip purifier I T (
aoif beautlflsrs in the world. They tlcar the Siiflll
scalp and hair of crusts, scales, aim dandruff, uj? Yi
destroy microscopic Insects that f ei il on the hair, six ms
soothe Irritated, Itchlnu surface, stimulate th Hfy JJi
hair follicles, aad supply the root with energy D Jm.
and nourishment nfl jH
Bold IhroBtliMt Mis vertt. ronst Dsce iJbCun, SL fjlH
3-"Ujvtrr4iKt Lanruot Hair,'' auUt fits, ffajfl
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