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THE SUN, SUNDAY. APRIL 13. 1.913. POLICE THREATEN TO BEAT UP WITNESSES BLOWUP IN MARINE BASIN. iCOL. J. J. ASTOR I LEFT $87,216,691 fVififltiii tt torn I'list Vftflr To Mi'H nf Si'lmiini r I.IUi lv in t)lr nf tturiin. J One of the crew nf ten men nf thi i ! mixlll.ii y w'lioimnr Clifton turnoil the ! i wrntik' snip cm li In tin- onirllii" room ax ' Mi.liiii'in I'llfti fill 11 I'll A I'lllllllt i tin- limit l:iv In tin. M:iriJip Hnnln. nt I i 1 1 ' i m ......... - - I thf foot nf HuMi.irtl street, diner Park. WllO Will I ('II j yewfi'nlay nftiTtiocm nnd rrW'UHed n tlmt Col, Antnr paid only $;0,A0O when Htrt'iim of kimiIitii1. The gaMulpni . he l'otiirlit the yacht Ncim.i from the cm mirti'il nntn n wtnvp ntul c.niitht lire. ! mm nf Wllllnm It l-ceri In l'.MO. TIiIh I The contents of tlie ttitilt exploded ami Mi tlif vnltic put on tin- yacht for tr.ins-1 .ilx of tin1 crew were Mown overboard. I for tax ntirnosiw. Tin- cost of the yacht I I'lipt. .lohn Oinon ntul hl steward, ( to Mr. l.eed" when he had her hnllt by! ciiarle .loyctilison, were tiuiiy mimed o,,, tturlcv I)rv Hook ( ompany on I nnd ui '' evpi-i'trd to die. Those who , statrn Island In l!ii2 was I tfio.ono. The .wrn1 hoi mown uuo me iiu-i. jimii"" - silverware nn 111'' .0lll.l is vameu a. it' (Jrnft. .;iiKi:N IIKADS lMlOMISKU ll.iiiiuiin Trcatt'il Like Marl.vr In lA-.Mutes Hcforo sinur Sinjr Trip Ti i" p '.Uc have threatened to break tk h.i 1 "f 1 witnesses If they tes t,f in f.'in.im; Kraft trials. District ,crnev Wh.tniun has boon compelled t irnnrd these men nlRht und day to prfct them from Injury. 1. us. T.iskt 'II, proprietor of n small Harl'ia rct.miiint and the chief wlt m .icamst l'o'.lcenian Thomas F, Hob ':. .1.. i.li.ifi' trial b.-Kln- on Friday, was .R'.;el up i"i t!'" tc'.phone recently and Toil that If he testified nitalnst the po-:!.-'man his 'le-.d would bo brokrn nnd h. p'.m- m.i"liPd up. He has sent his :. aii l c ii'.d to I.on Island. Mar." threats of a similar sort have , -ije 1 1 Tancreili. una in nuuiumi '"id that If lie did not keep ..; ):, -ever would he allowed to do I ..'r.e acnin !n New York. w.i t r in Tani'redi's restaurant. v, , , , rr 'b rat' s Taiicredl's story of "i.v ,n p 1 ! protnittnn money to Ron n 'n l fr thtened bv threats made to !.r.; in past wee. The waiter also t""t .1 it Ids head w ill be broken l . ti-t'.tl-" atri'.nst Itoblnson. i ','.. ..f tit- e uht nr ten men under c.'irl Mr Whitman has arranged for h'" "la,-r to llp wl''n'n cnl1 r,.i,,.r tni'.es who believe them-t--- ,, be In dancer. 7 to ts f personal violence continue i the I'istrict Attorney nimweii. V- Whi'tuan will noi nomu uiai wii-re flr m .r.' of tli so than usual. When he , up hi" ;'i..phone he never l;now JvV'l'er It Li to receive Information or , t ..n that sotiiethiiiK Is to happen to I in tf he divx not drop hln Investlpa- ' i", ' reman .lohn J Ilartican. convicted of i r) m. went to Sinp flnn yesterday, h . .1 ns a hem and a martyr by mem v I the l'ollce Department at Head-fivar-er.-- when he went there to be kn-Mcrapbed for the rocues' sallery on H way the train. The ftrt courtesy which the police , l an opportunity to i-how him came vrn tie patr.l wacnn drew tip to i a iTiarters and photocraphers lined t . ct a picture of the convicted po ' r 'n ! n nr.ter policeman in uniform spread y-i rubber co.it In front of IlartiKan .it.1' h'lii from the camera ilar'ican c.le a Imiu interview jiro- r. :pb Innocence before leavlns for ,. -t-nv i.. tieirln his sentence of two s'. month". He said that lie -as be trii; "crucitlcd." ihrvcaii repeated over nnd over overboard to escape the Ilames and wri rescued. The t'lifton was burned to the water's edue. She was sixty feet lonK and hnd a beam of feet. Stic was i owned by Wallace & Keeiiey of Fill ton Market and was in the tlsh business. The Clifton discharged a biK carKo of oodtlsh nt Fulton Market in the mornltu: and put Into the Marin Hasln to tie until to-morrow. At iilniul 3 o'clock, while the crew were below nt mess, one of th men started to chance one of tho cocks and by mistake Bot hold of the wroni; handle. He opened a cock In n plpo leading from n OaO r.allon Rnsolene tnnk und the lluld spurted onto n hot stove. Th pisolene tlamed up and some of the Mazing liquid spattered on Capt. Olson nnd Steward .losephson, setting flr to their clothes. Hoth ran on deck followed by elsht others of the crew and as thev were makltm ready to Junip overboard the tank tilcw up Olson, .losephson and four others were hurled headloni: Into the water. In order to escape the tire, which shot up throiiKh the ib-ck, the rest of tho crow dived overboard. The cries of th- crew attracted the attention of Walter Larson, proprietor of the Mnrine Hasln Hotel, who quickly pot together a rescue party. Samuel Heck of Timor Park and Charles Marsh, steward of the Henonhtirst Yacht Club, took Marsh's motorboat Dlx and ran close to the burnliiK schooner, which was then a mass of flames, and picked up Capt. Olsen nnd Steward ,Topph-on both of whom were unconscious, and the other members of the crew. All hands were taken t" the Mnrine llahln Hotel and an ambulance wius summoned. The enptam and th steward were taken to the Coney Island Hospital by Dr. STrickler. Hoth were In a critical condition at a late hour 1.1M nltthu After Kettlnp the crew on land the Dlx made fast to the Clifton, untied the hawsers ami towed her a quarter of a mile out Into tho bay, where she rapidly burned. Not far from where the schooner took fire were Commodore Vand-erbllt's yacht Adroit, Peter W. Houss's Win chester and Mrs. Hnrriinan's. handsome Sultana, all of which were Jn danger until the Clifton was towed away. The loss was estimated at tlO.OOn. JJ.-I'H. If the deductions claimed by the ex ecutors are allowed by tlie special at torney the net value of the estate Upon which the tax Is fixed will be $r.340.9H. The total deductions claimed are fl.TS- 771, the chief Items beltlR Hindu up as follows: Debts, about JMiO.nno; adminis tration expense. SMo.niio. attonu ys r.... 'ftn ourt .....I lj,f.f.,.nu nf JI.YnOll each to the four exeuitors in lieu of commissions. Col. Astor had a loan of $500,000 from the I'nlted Stntes Trust ComiMtiy, upon which fr.OM'I'i was due. He owed Cartler of Paris 5r,;i,(1j tor Jewelry purchased for Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor while they were on their honeymoon. Valued Aliovo Tux trmi'nl, Robert H. Duwllnc. the expert named to tlx the value of the real estate In th" Hi-oadwav and Tlfth avenue section of the city, has put the nppraled value of th larper parcels of property nt nearn ,1 per cent, above the assesteil value nt the parcels for as me ioiiowhik comparison shows: l'repfrtr Avprat".l l!otl A'lorlK, Inrlu.t. Court llnirl Knlekrboi-kr . I ST.. 000 Itot.l si In- l.,,lln t. . unit 1 IIiipi : Mh trot. ... 5.? I'uiniim H' Ihtlt't: Aftf.r He .fO nul til t AMr hn!,". I0-St: f ifth n"nuo I..iii,I "i'l nnrtlii-an mtnir Hron,lu anil IV T' -r.-nn I T.'Ot (.-.iinbrMK- llatel. J3I ntth avenue . . 1 15.'5S2 Si tiertmrlinrn lit !k l.' 0 No .11 ."'T. :? 301 o"T Sixth 1er.'l .itl'l l.Mi l. I0 !0' .Ul'l l Wf-t Nineteenth treet Take Care of Your Furs Now Store them in our cold, dry air vaults on the premises, the only sanitary and safe condition for the care of furs. New models for the winter collection now ready for reproduction and re modelling at summer prices. H. Jaeckel & Sons ' i e r s a n d I m p o r t c r s 15 to 20 West 32d Street, New York cm liv o 1 'ii.DOO A .--e0 ts,t: ooo 3 oto.ooo :.eo ooo :.ctr..ooo 1.S00.0IP0 ; i:t ooo 1 700.000 .lJS.OtO 1 8T 000 1.5SS.O0O I soo ooo 010 000 l,UJ,l jia.un roo s.s ci coo Moeh lropert In Idle, Tin value- of all the parcels of prop ef throiichoiit the cit- were fixed aft-r the special attorn- Had inspecteu in propcri with the appraiser, and their L. P. HOLLANDER & C2 INFANTS' DRESSES, SACQIES. CAPS, PETTICOATS, COATS AND BOOTIES FIFTH AVENUE AT 46TH STREET I.OOO Humboldt Itailroad Gold and Sll- day nursery Is appraised at I8!5 nnd vcr. 120,000, International Power Stor- , the iiIkIu nut scry 1,2S0. ae. $:;,000, l.tiOO Kittle Kanawha and1 Klk Hher Petroleum and MlnlnR Com- "Inln Hnnm Worth 7B,400, pany. 16.000; 100 Mutual Automatic Col Astor' room Is nppraH;d nt Telephone Company, H'000. 3S.r, New i.V3oi and his dresslnp room at 1330. York Howery Insurance Company, The contents of tho dlnlns room nre J9.i.1: .",00 Nicola Tcsla Company, SoO,- w-orth 7,", 100 and Include tho following: 00, 11. "Oil St. Ite,'is Hotel Company, forty-two xn chairs. Jil.300; four Inspection sliow.'.i t nai i; " ,,.,r U00.000. worthless because the torches, j-j.aoo. Chinese Jars, $s.500. i.ut nt t ::ist Ait nnd l r ' 1,1 i - . . ...i ...... MRS. BELMONT WANTS HUSBAND. .Ilnnrr ' Hiilnii nj- It n mnni!' Mm it lilrl Wife. Wasihsu-on. April IS -Mrs. Uthel I.oraine lielmont, the showplrl bride of Hnvmnncl lielmont. son of AUCU't H"l- tie would not lie to save himself i mont, n,i to-nUht that she wants her - -e oin n pr.-on and that this wa j 1UUbnn(1 nn,j not j,rr fnther-in-inw -be was po.iiR. He said he had i ni0ney. Mrs Helmont Is In the city ox-.- -AM that he rvild ko free If he I illttlTiR her Peklne.e spaniel Cupid of -ly that he took an onvcIop"! iemiP nt the WashlnKton Kennvl i t. -p.vtnr Sweeney to Capt. Wal'h. club's .imw. She said that nfter the , ;,. w.'iibl be a lie ana ne si,ow liore loses to-ntclit sue win co in ' , - f. r pri-"-'!! Norfolk and that her doir inav be In v '.i latiin my eternal soul with I comp-tltlon nt th latter city with doits i , ' ,. , .- ( nini ferxently. j owned by her husband ei. . , , , tn.iu went over In de'ad j "Money cannot compensate ine for my e '.v r"!it',-ns with Capt. WaKh .heart aches." said Mts. Helmont "I r .. i .'m he bad cot word trom'want my ti-isbar.d Ausust Helmont -h -n Iieeeniber C5 "thr"U3h I may b a reat man. but he does not . .? . hanneK' to come, to hltn. know me. In my opinion he has no ' ('- cm wont on the following heart. Hut if he thinks h" l d-aUui; e , -r nnoH v.th the storv whi.h with a simple chorus Klrl he will find I , the -tat.d at his trial, how .his mistake. Ho cannot keep my hus, U . h, ,,uWi the envelope frjmibnnd away from me, for 1 know Uav , ,. - . r i the- and had told hlm'mond loves m- and will com" to me if ,!.'- 'o.-.i eounset fees" for Po-i soon as h can Kt away from his ruir-n" Pox n the envelope latner. t iltiL- dollars in connection i "i am simpiy aiuu .-.I now he hnd taken the j from Mr. P.elmont In New Uri to . P v t'A flnallv had turned it ' know what sort of nrranpe.mentF be will r x bro'her ' make with mo for separate ma'.nte- '. j'.t I would lie to help 'nance. M.-tL-.m wont on "I had "1 am not recMvlns: anv mony whnt- l, 'm o lonir nnd he had ' e-er," she continued, "either from Mr. h f r mo Hut I went to Belmont or his father, and have re n n.i -o tommunlnn the -lay reived nothinsc from them since our .-i,t ,, trial and I vowed T , marriage last November. We have not lie The pap-is havo 'aid lived together since November 'J?. I ! vr .to H note to Mr Whitman, do not care ror mowi, um ... like to know what innucnce aukum ie using to keep my boy away from tne It seems otierr that AUKiist H!mont 1 that the day he ivnh ar- should now ne so inici-fsieu m io- ,i ontv iar. in the Harlem faro of Mb son that he would keep him H.ir,k and -oine 135 or $10 in J away from the woman of his choice, when before tniu ne nan snowu eo ion Interest In the boy." Mrs. Helmont said that sh exprets to hear that definite steps have been taken for a settlement In her favor by April 20. 'refr re- . asked him if I could not seo n b- nfh'-e because I did not Id liroUKlit Into the prison. 1 1 f ft 1 1 i-oii and hoped that his i J i1 M would be cared for whllo 'a ' Is in r -.'I.- the interview Hnrti(,-an ' e: v . h to niv of his wifo and his .vejut1 v for h-T. It was on his ..- ni ,m i, in. of his oaths, that 'e ..t.. i., t e lurtrict Attorney that ' e ' .' i ,.i seen Inspoctor Sweeney '. i trul Ju-t before Tombs rr- adm'tid before the (.rand ,t P'y had let Sweeney into iiil rontii to talk to HnrtlBHii i i niMBi.t Hai tUan down and left I'll Sweeney nn two occasions. I! ii' j ii. w.is equally vehement when 'tv ,,, iuM before the District Attor ' uei iariiii: that the envelope which orii'l fr..ni Capt. Walsh to Pollce ii ! 1 ,. , ontitmed no money, but "re ' r .1 e'rderly houses," On this or- t , m.k eman swore, to the truth - t,'..meiu on "the head of his lie Te f n I -1 II. a!" ild vesterday that hn had I the affidavits upon which tho rt,e fn-.-iTf-t S'pp was based, In his I-1-.v.q v,,h pitrlct Attorney " do-iei that he ever had any t! '.i Mitt, tliee affidavits. TCSTERDAY AT THE OPERA. itejerlieer nnd I'lierlhl Slmre llon- or nf Milrt Ilnl llnn.ri. V-t'i i T'.si'.inlni were an American ' noiiM probiibly boat that ' . i .. i in.., "Mai .una iiutteniv . i , i tied behind his buck and ' o , , i , r It At any rat" ii . I . ,,i r.i last tilKht with h.s . i it in was not diilnu it on .i u. eiilriK hli mlKhty rlulit . i i nht't perfonnani-e of til" i ;.i,..n Tlie cust last evenlnK ' ' . I M i P.irrar as Cfo-Cfo-Srin. x' .la -i I'litkrrton and Mr, Scottl 'ii.lii Tho house wan sold out. t u.iw Mild out also In tho afternoon e. . ur,oia was "I.ea Hufruenots," ' ' ot.lv was It sold out, but It was In! tu suffocation and those who "l tith'nd the orchestra rail showed i' brfiil ndurunee Th cant embraced Mtr. rie.tin ne Pulcifltie, Frieda Hem- liiriacrite fir l'lilofn, Hella Alf'in ' r!,aln Mr Cirueo at Knout, Mr. Ollly ' Veiers, Mi Hothler as Sf. ltri and s' I)iHt.n as .Vfircil, Mr Polacco con i'l'Hd and the .erformauce wu one of niuefi merit. TO SELL BONDS PUBLICLY. Kulrr ThlnUn Ilr 'iin Mnrkrl Them Wlthnnt Willi Jifrecl. iiv. Silver has a plan to !uo directly to small buyers In small de nominations tne wnoie oi in- nu.-e next cnnnl bond Isnue of $-10,000,000. The Governor thinks that up-State sav- InKH bankH and private investors woum bo f?lnd tn tako up th hulk of the Issue. Ho believes that the entlro $10.- 000.000 lot could tie soul wnnom un usual mediation of Wall Street. Clov. Sulzer sent nctliiK comptroller w.iisb down from Albany last weel: to canvass the bond situation In New I York, Mr. Walsh mario tne rouinia ni tho bond houses and the lilea oi tiontin!: the $40,000,000 ls-ue here wai' receUed without sympathy. Side are iu ant anil yit iuinc no imniin-. l'ur this reason some of this property N appral'eil at less than the asessed value for last near. The ooiurn place at Itlilneb.-ck was appraised at $:,27,.''O0. whereas it was assessed at onlv $H2.fi'0. The cichtv-nlne acres known as the lVars.ill farm In WllllamsbridKe are ap praised nt $S?3.000. At the time of his death Col Ator had J'lO-f 2?4 deposited In the Astor Tru: Company, while there was !70l,2.".2 ad ditional deposited -.here out of til" trust estate under his father's will Tlie trust iMinpiny was serious. y embarrassed 'hroush tho tymp up of this cash total of $1,3'JS,54C and It was necesary for the State Comptroller to issue a special order releaslni.- the deposits In order to r.'il. e tho trust company. The report show that when Col. Ator's body was re.oMted there was .", !7 in his iii'i k'l'. nther i.ish bal- allies were. lep"-it with Moriran. C.renfei! . Co., London. $271.il3, Mir can. Harjis .V Co. P.u.. ltl.?12. Hol-I llnper & Co. Pari'-, 4 . L' ' t . In safe at S40 Pifth avenue. $7S?. m -nfn at etllce, 23 Wi st Twcntv-sixth stio, t. J17.2'12. Col. Astor'H mother left hlni a num ber of the lir-er p .-v s 'f Jewelrv which she Wore ,:i Imp'Utant occasions. These sorns wi re I." pt la th" Astor vaults-.it 23 West Twenty-sixth street nnd were .ippra'Hi'd as follows. Tlie A .tor .leMeU Diamond sunburst, 2-2 stone. ?,s.noo, diamond nei klace, 201 stones. $00,000; diamond earr.ni.-s. $12."00. The total value of Col. Astoi'i Jewelry i llfil.?:". He had a set of pearl shirt studs worth $1,200 end six walstcn.it buttonn of. mot her of pearl surrounded by rubles with a diamond cross In the centre, $i.soo. Col. Astor's wearing apparel waa valued at $2. '"SO. consistlnc of fur lined coat. i"0i: ulster, $2T,0. bearskin coat, ;i2. wearliiK apparel In a trunk. 1100, and !n!ltt.ir unifornii, v'" The value of the oil painting, statu-' arv, portrait"1, brotues nnd other art ob jects in the residence at M0 Pifth ave. nue is appraised bv i:. C, Halston Ht $3711.41".. They comprise 174 articles. The foilowitiK are the most valuable paltitin',-!. in tlie Pifth avenue residence. J. P. Ml'.let. "(loose c.lrl." $10,000; Corot. "Lo Nld," $r.n,ii00; Din.. "Hohe mlan tSlrl." Jio.oao, Heroine. "Moorish Hath," t-'.OOO. Troyon. "I'lider the Mas ter's Kye." $1.-1.000. Hreton. "I.e Itepos," $1, -i.flOn ; Van Marcl.e. "D.itis U". Dunes,' j".o!oii0, Schreyer. "Wallarhlan Team ster, Jlii OOil; Kossi, laiiuiy i..i hai. $2,000; Corot, "Italian Landcape," $3, 000. and Ylbert, "Cardinal and Monk," $2,fi00. TlielarKer holdliiKSof securities which Col. Astor owned absolutely nnd which represented to n Kre.it extent his own Investment" were iO0 shares Albany nnd Susquehanna. $142,f)00; 2,000 AinaiKa mated Cupper. $1111.000; 2.000 Am-rlcan Telephone and Te!o(,-rnph, $230,000. 72a Astor Trust, 24,62i. 3,000 Delawnro and Hudson. $.M2.2r,0; r,01 Farmers Loan and Trust, $l!S.n3, 7f. (fuaranty Tust, J75.770; 10,000 Illinois Central, l,J'.'n. ikio, l.'.ill Lands of Depew. $P!.0M); 300 Metropolitan Opera and ltenl Kstate Company. $100,ooo, coo National Hank of Commerce, $120,000, 1,125 National Pnrk Hank. $ilfi.2.r'0; 2S2 New orK orporntlon v.-.is fornud to operate tho tapestry panel on south walls. showItiK hotel and u-avo up the lease lonK ao, "'"'' scene. ,w yuo. ami tapt stry panels and 500 Tramway Power Storage Com pany. 2f.,0i0. The Itlilnelirrk Home. The personal property at Hhinebeck, on the north walls, $23,000. The con tents of the tnornlnK room are the most valuable in the house and are appraised nt $1215.011.-, They Include the following Tapestry suite, sofa and six chairs. $3'.- OiiO. tapestry suite, sofa and four chairs. T'TJf.:ZnZ . V" o b.; e - "WW. and two pair other than tho art objects, Is appralred at $111,722 The paintincs. encravlns, art objects a:id statuary at Hhinebeck are worth $U.1!4. of Chinese Jars, $15,000. The contents of the library nre worth $ts.3S3 nnd the silverware In the, house Is appraised at $S4,&!3. Tho plated ware I its valued at $1,532. Col. Astor hnd four mo noon.-, nim.ivi.is.-, .u.iuiui.- mm !lut0s appraised at $17,000. nnd his furnl.-hlni.-s of the Fifth avenue house, wlnps nrp vnlued at 1,S04, consisting of of which the widow has the life Use. are ai,olll feventy-tive dozen bottles. In the appraised nt $f.S2,9&D. and pictures. , lno i.,.nar nso W(..re hottlcs of pin palntiiiKS. miniature-, ninrhlcs and j .sherry. Scotch whlske y. white wine and other articles bequeathed to tho widow ilar,;t. aie worth JOfi.r.00. The appraisal shows that the bequest Tlie contents of the Hotel St. necsl,0 u w((,0,v )ntPrcst were appralred at ?53i..21. The hotel , j r,.ul ,.,,. W(,rlh jjfj;r,tooo nnd the was appraised by rooms, which nvrraite ri,ntpnts f t!)p llous uortl ,fi2!, 4ri!) .'I Ann i, ll,ni. fe.xii (Im follrlll s-, ,.wv ,. i..... '" J100.00 outrlKht. a life 'merest In sixteenth floors. The seventeenth Is worth 513.131. the eighteenth $3. "01 and tlie i.ltieteenth $S70. The contents of the ina.n floor are npprnlsnd at $24. '52, tlie M-coinl floor $37,!'P'i and the third tioor $32 26 From the property owned by Col. A tor outrlKht there was $50. 33 due from tenants at th time of his death, and there wn $t"..136 of rent due to the trut estate property. C. W. Monr Prht of 110.on. Tho appraisal shows that Charles W. Morse owed Col. Astor $1 10,030 be cause of a guaranty plven by him to the testator, but tho executors siy that It has been Impossible to collect the amount since the claim nrose tn 19u?. The property in a trust nirrecment executed for Mrs Madeleine Force Astor on Aim-list 2". It'll, before the mnrriaKO. Includes tho property at 22 to 25 West Thirty-fourth street, npprnteod at $S37. 500, and 30 West Thirty-fourth street, worth $537,500. Rents of MOn.OOu were due nt the time Col. Astor died, and part of them wero believed to lie ttncollect able. The trust agreement also em braced $300,000 of New York city cor porate stork worth $2'.i7.750. The funeral expenses Included nn undertaker's bill of $1,354, tranhpoita tlon for prlvato car to Halifax for Col. Astor's body, $1,345; funeral train on the New Y'ork Central, $1,326, nnd $1,061 for floral decorations In the church nt Hhinebeck. The appraisal of the furnlshlnw of the Fifth avenue house shows that the contents of Mrs. Astor's room nre worth $5,S40 nnd of her boudoir $2,745. The $5,000,000 nnd the nutos, provisions 1 ,c. worth $lS.i04. I The will left $5,000,000 In trust to the dauchter, Avn Alice Muriel, and . J3.ooii.inin to the Infant iin, John Jacob Astor. Hequests aRKreRatitiK j $17". 000 were made to persons out side the family nnd the rest of the , estate went to Ylncent Astor, The totnl value of the son's bequest. Including the legacies In which ho has I a remainder Interest, Is $77,645,786. WHITMAN'S CHIEF DESIRE. nj It's tn I.rnvr (inter With the Cnnflilrnee of t York Blur. "If I can leave the office of District At torney with the confldi'lire of the bar of New York." said ilr Whitman to the sixth annuaj Fordham Law School din ner at th Mnnhattan last nteht. "1 shall be satisfied." nnd he said that he believed the bench of the city and State and nation not only above corruption but above sus picion of It "The temptations that come to jounK lawyers, nevertheless, are real," he con tinued. "I know a District Attorney of yoiinc men approached by those wllllns to piv larpe fees, and know as one who started making a living, and a rnlRhty h.vd livini; It was too, how much those fies nro needed nt first. Faith In God loHrnhiR, and common sense will take the- louni; lawyer through," As the Hlstrlit Attorney entered, earn table had somethlriK to say: "Gyp the) Itlood, Oh, m D,iK Frank, Jnck ItO"o- his favorite flower,'' "Who's Next and "The Next Mayor 1" t.nst week Ciov. Sulzer had a number , ... , ' .,' ' , ' Trim Comnnov . ,. -. 1,111' inailinii"'. . i of conferences In Albany with State or- fleers and tho idea of -cllltiK the bonds In small denominations was talked out at letiKth. It was decided that If the New York bond dealers didn't want to take $40,000,000 of canal bonds they would he disposed of to tho people. WILL THEY TROT TO-DAY? Snrely, If the Plner Una n l.lcen.t' nml Fifty Hi"". The devotees of turkey trottliiR, bunny Y. Crn- The I. Hi-gent HotrtlnB In N, tral. The laisest holdlfiK Is 40,000 shares of New York Central, worth $4,650,000, while Col. Astor had 6,220 shares of New Haven stock, worth $850,602, and 7.5S2 shares of Nlasara Falls Power Company, $1,213,120. Ho had $1,219,163 of Niagara Falls Power bonds, $170,506 Hrltlsh consols and $ 1 to.ssa or .-sow Haven bonds, Ho owned S.lOO shares hiutSl.iB and a,1B''"fni;.0 week1"' Pullman stock, worth $1,313,760, 4,226 lay cnann;il t em e" ve's si My " , "day Tf I Western Pnlou. $348,645 and 292 shares they ko to Home Place that has a hotel of I'nlted States Trust Company, valued license. There Ik no law to preveni nunc- , ai i.t-s,iuu. Inn In places operating under the prnvl-1 Til- Mucks appraised as of no valuo slon allowing liquor to bo sold w ith meals i u,lllln the following: Two hundred where there are as many us mi moum ttnofpherlc Products Company, par for KUeHts. j'noon conin.inv censed liuslness In Hut the dnnclliK will be censored ny- (vmmpreial Hank nf Hon unlformed cops and plain clothes men i Iffli t;'"impJ T01"' 'i ""J? r " who will report to Headquarters what iluras, par $25,000; 2,000 Depew Im Koes on. Should nny reports warrant It i prnvwncnt Company, par $200,000; 300 tho Police Commissioner will seo the , Firemen's Insurance of Now York, Mayor about It and proceedings will bo ,fi J00 at mislns.s In 1S!0; 100 Fill started against such places as public ' n!1,,i Uniildated In 1887: nuisances. Hut no attempt will be made , i" Niylm, " ', ," ; ',,., t si ano to-day to top danclnc In licensed places. 1.930 Honduras Railroad, par $193,000; Lane Bryant 25 West 38th St. Maker and Retailer of GARMENTS for MATERNITY Our department showing most attrac tive atylea designed especially for this purpose haa attracted wide attention. These models ore uniatic in that they embody the most desirable features of the present day modes, yet allow for full expan sion without showing the enlargement. As ihey fit again snugly on the normal figure their purchase is really an economy. One-Piece Dresses, . . $10.75 to $95.00 Tailored Suits, . . . 23.75 to 69.50 Long and Short Coats, . . 14.75 to 47.50 Maternity Skirts, . . . 5.65 to 12.75 Waists and Blouses, . . 1.95 to 18.50 Tea Gowns and Matinees, 2.45 to 35.75 Combinations, Gowns, Slips, 1.95 to 10.75 Maternity Corsets . . . 4.75 to 15.00 2539 (as illustrated) Hand Tailored Suit, especially designed for maternity, of serge in all colors and in shepherd's plaid. OQ 7C Fully worth $40.00. . . . & Washington Heights Branch, Broadway tt 163d St. STERN BROTHERS have arranged for Monda. an Important Ottering of Four New Models in Women's, Small Women's and Misses' Silk Tailored Suits of Heavy Canton Silk Crepe. Brocaded and Plain Silk Poplins and Moire Silks, in black and the latest street shades at $23.75, 29.50, 39.75 Regular Prices $39.75 to 65.00 Also in their greatly enlarged Department for Women's Coats and Wraps A Specially Prepared Sale will be held of Short Vrap5 Huee smart models for street and dress wear, of Charmeusc, Brocaded and Faille Silks, also Wool Eponge, at $17.50 and 22.00 Silk Coats, seven-eighths and full length, of ftnc Silk Moire, nnd Brocades, in nil the new shades and lined with Dresden Crepe, at 532.75 and 45.00 Traveling and Motor Coats, large assortments to select from, including English models and Cravcnetted Garments, at Very Moderate Prices. For To-morrow, a Specially Arningcd Clearance Sale of Colored and Black Silks Greatly Below Regular Prices 5500 Yds. Imported Chiffons, at 40 inches wide, in a large assortment of the latest Parisian colors, also ivory and black. Regular Price $1.25 Yard, ;ti 2800 Yds. Printed Chiffon Voiles, 42 inches wide, in Pompadour and striped effects, Regular Price $2.50 Yard Imported Satin Charmeuse, 40 inches wide, soft chamois finish, in street and evening shades, also ivory and black. Regular Price $3.25 Yard Satin Charmeuse, 54 inches wide, suede finish, in white and black. Regular Price $4.50 Yard 75c 95c a, $2.35 2.65 at For Monday, a Recent Importation of Handmade Decorative Linens At One-Third to One-Half Their Actual Vaiucs Real Madeira Hand Embroidered Napkin Pouches, at 55c, 65c, 75c Tray Cloths, " 48c, 95c, 1.10 Centrepieces, " $1.50, 2.60, 3.75 Scarfs, " 2.25, 2.95, 3.50 Tea Cloths, " 2.95, 4.75, 6.25 Tea Napkins, Doz. 3.95, 4.90, 6.25 Luncheon Sets, at 5.25, 6.25, 6.90 Cluny Lace Trimmed Centrepieces, at 1.45, 2.50, 3.25 Tea Cloths, " 3.75, 4.90, 5.75 Scarfs, " 4.50, 4.90, 5.25 To-morrow, Monday, an Extraordinary Offering of 5700 Pairs Women's and Men's Hosiery At About 40 Per Cent. Less Than Actual Valuer. Women's Mercerized Lisle Hose, full fashioned, in black, white and tan. with double tops. soles and heels. Regular Price 35c Pair. Women's Lisle Thread Hose, gauze or medium weight, in black, white and tan, with double tops, soles and heels, Regular Price 50c Pair. Women's Silk Hose, in black, white and tan. with deep lisle garter tops and lisle soles, Regular Price 63c Pair. Women's Pure Thread Silk Hose, ingrain dyed, in black, white and tan, with double lisle tops, soles and heels, Keguiar rnce i .uu rair, Women's Black Silk Hose, superior quality, medium and heavy weight, Regular Price $1.75 and 2.00 Pair. Men's Silk Half Hose, at nt lisle soles and heels. at Three Pairs, 25c 32c 38c 68c 93c n.oo at at Regular Price 50c Pair Upholstery Departments Large assortments of Summer Textiles, such as Cretonnes. ChinUes, Futurist Linens, Sunfast Fabrics, Curtains, Curtain Materials, Draught Screens, Cedar Chests and Cretonne Cabinets are being shown, also their new and exclusive line of "Deer Isle Couch Hammocks" with many improved features. For To-morrow, at Specially Reduced Prices 4800 Yds. Cream Scrim, with drawn and colored borders, OOc Qfic Values 22c to 45c Yard. at 1 O', A , OU- 1200 Yds. Sunfast Drapery Materials, in rich shades, for long Afc and casement curtains, Actual Value 60c Yard, at tO 200 Cretonne Covered Utility Boxes, with lining and shoe pockets $9 QA in blue, pink, gold and green, Actual Value $0.30. at V West 23d and 22d .Streets JMBHBHiMBlBMaailllHBaMlHMBlllllll "