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Fair to-day and probabty,tqmorroiM tin. siowiy rising iciimysKiu ipy ed weather reportj wHWHqounil page U. Detailed PRICE TWO CENTS. VOL. LXXXI. NO. 335. NEW YORK, SATURDAY, AUGUST 1, 1914. tofVrtBM, ii4, bV the su rnnnng and iwmio x.SotMm, GERMANY IN STATE OF WAR; BRITISH FLEET OFF FOR NORTH SEA; RUSSIA CALLS OUT RESERVE; NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE CLOSES j STOCK EXCHANGE QUITS FOR FIRST TIHESIHGB1873 governors of the fltock Kxchnngc wn called nt Hint Institution. For tho next fifteen minutes the telephone wires be tween the Morgan office nnd tho ex change wcro kept hot nnd messengers darted back nnd forth between the two building. At !.t,'i the. meeting at the Morgan of fices broke up. J. P. Morgan when presjed for n statement nld ttut the first word irus; cotno from itie Stuck llxchango. In III" inenntliie the greatest crowd of i SOCIALIST CHIEF, JAURES; IS SLAIN t BY "WAR" CRANK Tirumnlfc Scene on Floor von" ,,a" f' " '"; of l;"js Shot ns He Sits Down to 1 (exchange, llrokers who hale nut been In Four Failures An nounced. rVTHO .MA MOTS OLOSiq Tnidiuff in Wnll Street Kn tircly Subtended Food Prices Go Tp. 1511. UNKHS IIKM IX POUT I the financial district for yearn appeared, 1 Tim situation on the floor was tenc. The usually cniiu i. ices or cno nroKers enovrco lines of cuio Htid u growing undercurrent of uneasiness bcgnit to be felt as men circulated from one group to nt.othcr uud found that only selling orders were to be bud, , The galleries were crowded with vlol tois. -Men nnd women from nl' over the city nnd from Now Jcrse had hurried to the secretary' offices curly In the morning nnd secured p.iscs to witness one of the most dramatic scenes In the history of financial New York. Ihiiiiiiir-AiiH'riciin mul Xrt li (..tiiiiiii Moyil Lines f'nii-.1-1 All Sailing. Dine in Prominent Cafe in Paris. WAS WORKER FOTI PEAPK The New York Stock r.xchnngo. the , lift idg exchange in the world to re an in ..hii In the face of n general Hit rcpr.in wnr. closed IN dour yesterday t,r re tlrst time since llio panic of ;;. The Consolidated Kxehnngo. the . e .m Fx-chnnge nnd the Curb ptlekly Mimic I The Hood of selling order .r foreign t-cvurlty holders precipitated t" e iietion. Knur failures worn nunounccd. two Jiniie being members of tho Stool; Kx . ningo and tveo of the Cotton F.x , iittsc. The llninburg-Aniotienn Line nnd the wti 1,'erninn I.lnyd Line cancelled nil s nc from thl port. The mighty I'erland, which wn to tall today. held hero nnd tho President Grant n 'iaiioil by wlrclo when ufn ii e. nt vea. I Mireui eonii!inle nnd bank nn roun 'Vl Hi it no more traveller' chocks unptd be !-w.d Mild tlio Iost fllllco lo i nrtineio I initeil fond'-'ti money order n on 1 x i order er nM'on. 'I'hW ..-t'mi .ifl'ivM" :'iO.0Oti Americans living n rtroo The Setntn at the reinent of Soero : t of the Treasury MoAdon. jiaied . in nmeMdnieut to the Aldrb'h-Vreoland IleeUlon AhkIoihI)- AnrnltPd. 1 At five inlmitrn lcfore in o'clock tieorue ! Y. Kly, wen-tary of the cxrhaiiK". ai- teniled the rostrum nnd utruck tho deok j before him with the navel. The crowd A SSA II. A A 1 of brokers rent red on the floor, not know. Im; what the iinuouncciiunt was to he ami fearltiK word of failures, nurceil nr roc a thn floor like n cren. ivavc Kor in momt-nt there wan (Hence nnd then I Mr. Illy began to read the word that told of the Kovomors' decision to clone the cuchntiKn until Monday. He (aid: ' "The KovernlnK committee hsui decldid i that the Stock nxchiuiKe (hnll bo clofed until .Monday, and thai all uem cries uc su?iicniled until futther notice.-' At the l.utt word there enme a jell from the broker. and n ru.h for tele-hun-s to despatch tho Rood news to their olllve., Tlin strain wa broken. Men who n few moments before did not know nl.ith'T thy would be solvent or not sit tho close of the day broke up Into lltt Kroupi and chatted over the cloltiK of the oxehaiiBe and tho war new, while the crowds In the nailery drifted away. A fei- momentn lattr there cuius, from the Stock ICvchnnitc clenrliiK hnuo the followbiB stntemetii: "Tho clinlrman of the committee on cb'arlnic house nn- nouneoj that all clucks ror dlfTerniees ibi the clearlnc house have been cer title, and meinb rs are notllled to call for drafts at the usual hour" llnrdlv had the ticker ccaae.l ndlns out this nnnoniiceineiu wncn u nvenn to tell of the four failures or the itay. (if these four. two. SUP. Tell te Co. and Holier A Co., were Stock i:chance firms. The others. Homer, llowe Se 'o. slid I"rederlckon ft Co. were Cotton Hx chaiiKe firms. As Editor of 'L'llunianite He nenounced Extended 3ilitary Service. IS A HKKsTEI) Sy Deed Was .lustifjcd Deputy's Attnek on Army .Men sure. Other r.tehsiiKri ClnleUtj- rios. .S;ief,if r,ii,lr Itttpnleh to Twt So I'.MtiH. duly .11. lean .Lmro, loader of ope of rho wlnc-t of tho Si'liilltl pnrt In the Chnnibor of Deputle find editor of Illuiiinuitr, wit ns.'isiiiiitod to-nlBht ns he sat tlown to dlno in the' Crolanr. n fnntoii restntinint near tho Itour-o. The tnan who shot lilin Is Ilaoiil Vllnln. 2!i yoars old, a etitdent at the Arohaitloclenl Sclnxil. Ho l.s the urn of a clerk In the civil court nt ltelin. Ills inoihi'i' linn been a lunatic for twenty years and ho hlinelf I known; n cmnk. lie It a member of the! l'.irti SllloulM. which I lioslllc to the f'anii'lot. lu liot. His only oi!nnntlon for his net was that In opposing the limn ,vcnrs mili tary M'rvloo measure Introduced hy l'retnlcr Vlvlnul the SoclnlNt lender had rfiown hluiM'lf an enemy of his RUSSIA AND GERMANY READY FOR HOSTILITIES, ENGLAND HURRYING PREPARATIONS German Warships Stop Vessels in Danish Waters. Inves tijratinjr Nationalities and Destination of Cargoes Uritish Elect, Sighted. K'KI'OKT GKOAXY HAS SEXT ELTDIATH3I TO FRANCE AND ilFSSIA. TO HE ANSWERED TO-DAY Russian Ambassador at Vienna Continues ronversations With Foreign Office Serbs Hold Itju-l; Austrians on Frontier. l,t 1 '.nl.lt liffulrh to Tin: Sr. 'n to their purport. The K.iimt Hrothcr of the Kaiser, who, it is reported, has been sent as n special envoy to St. l'etei'sburi; in n Inst effort to prevent a cenernl Kuropenn war. Pope Pius Is Willing to Act as a Mediator in Big European War Uinrr eeii,innv iu'": , ... . .t action of the Stock i:ch.mce in do. country and that It was necessary that Iiik. The Consolblnteil ICiehanse. which j som,, (ll. ,mt ,n, )Ut 0 tL. n.y. He ' ctimltlctro ine oniV seeuril mjirnei ... , the day from 'J :3H In the mornlnK until did not resist arrest anil went ipiletly lo the jhiIIco Mtat ion. M. Jaur, iKvoinpanksl by several members of the staff of L'lluinunUr, ttord was received of the clo-lnc of the bit Ivoard. wa the next to suspeno Tli.. PofTee lixchanue. the fotton l"x- eli.iiire nnd the curb suiMiendcd bulnen . at once. I'rom nil over the ('tilted Suite went fo the Croissant shortly after ! came word of the clo-lnp or other HtorU u.flH M.atl)l nollr 0M,(1 ''fhe'eloMnit of the esehanses here mark window and was i.'luiltlllc wlfh Ills com- .itrrency net whk'U virinaiiy inrowsin precen ni in uie iusiur m um- ""; panions on xenerai topic wnen num. ,ren -o the hunk of the conntry , 'v" i:,, i"!.0 ? V , Znch l u " wn w0" dres.Nl. fhnist himself heaval. The last time that the Stock ' t hniush t h ots-ii window and trel two Kxchance cloed Its doors was In the ,1 HlllNi !oth bullets ontereil the head of kr:. u.K;t. a . u haVt m'. M. Jaure and he died within a few STOCK ICXCFIAXGK CLOSES. 1 t.ulnes w -.upended for tvn dajs. tnlnule. That upheaval. line in-, oes in .mni.i.i, Premier Vlvlnul lnsl to-nlcht on "peiiil llnslnes for odo.nno ti, the Ctilte.1 Stale Treasury n emerp'ticy currency. .-ptcial fiifcf Itupntth to Tn Se ROME. July 31. The Pope has not yet intervened directly in the war. At the cnrliest opportunity, how- ever, he will offer his ser- J vices as a mediator between S the nations involved. The legates and nuncios at various places have been 's instructed to join their ef forts with those of other diplomats in an effort to avert a general war. Cort.NitAM.N. Aug. 1. Hie vmuutn credited with persona lly doing his ut suv llrltlsh (letroyei' are watching inosl In the dlnvtlon of penre. the Norwegian coast, eight or them be- There Is an uncontlrmnhle report that lug nnclnired off Hergen. fh-niiany has askisl rian whelher or A ;ennan Mitailrn I lying ntYjnot she Intend to remain neutral. It Lnngelatid. In the Cleat Hell, and ha,l thought Hint If this roimrt Is true It stnirped till palng veel and lnvetl- possibly Indicates a willingness on (!er gated their nationality and the nature inimy's tmrt to refrain from Hiding and destlnallnu of the cargo, (lerinan Aittrln If France win pfomSe not to torpedo boats have In'en sighted off (led- aid ltilsla. her and Sniaalalid.e. n the SwtslWh It I reported that Trench troops const. A tierinan warship I patrolling j have been partially withdrawn from the On tlognt. I1'"' frontier to prevent an undesigned A big Itusslnn MUadron Is cruising clash between them and (Jefiniui sol- outside Honiholm. jdier. I.onihin. Aug. 1 (Saturday. -llrltlsh The rort In 'irctiltiilon thi- niter warship- left IMymoutli last conlng ns. 'noon that the Uti.ssinus had crossed Ihe toiilhly for the North Sen. They had i frontier and blown up an Austrian all the coal they could carry In their I , ' conilnnetl . . Till I hUt'H litis itii-initii" vntfliMiit tli a hunkers and ...ore was slacked on t.ie.r Jm(1(ll7.itm)i Idivks. The battleship t.ollatl. lHnls a St. l'etersburg despatch under 'sentdl a ipicer appearance with coal . yesterday's date which says Hi .it a gen 1 stneked on her dock so that the fote j oral molilll.atlou has been ordered. turret wa hidden. The wle and .M'u-r in the memory of lulng children of the troop time been re- mail." the Times' St. I'ete.'sburg cor moved from the Plymouth fortlllcnth.ns. n'spomlo... telegraphs, "has Itussh. n ,.,,,...,. ..!.,,.: Atnmlnchee !,V,V1 ,,ro,"f" 11 nf ""'-I' J IH inf. u. I Mlnilttoil rl'tu. i:n.i.nninnl Stiwnnei' and Delaware were requis itioned by tile (!nveriinienl yeleixlay. Thev belong to the Simulant till tieet hs'ldcil npnt. a general mobilization of Ihe forces of the empire late Thursday i find usually ply between r.t.ropean I nignt. I ills step was forced upon them port and New York. They will ac-'by Herman military preparations and company the bnttle lleets and supply ,.onhlerntlons of strategy. It becnnio !.V::.w"r,v;l,,S; i1l"v.",VJl,.fi.,-,t; ! ppn.t .hat n,m;mi, wvnr. !.f thew. vessel I looked upon as a ! delaying otlielal notice of their sure indication that Ctigliinil expects to mobilization order in order to pnco KuIa III a pnltloi. of Infnrlorltr. To ,....- ... ..... : .. nt, .-i , i i. nil s-m-i, iieiiiuui nil I'lrsl Time I short y nfler l'nitice tlnlsheil fiayliiK her i T 1 li.n(in!oo0.oni. wnr Indemnity to (5erman. 'I'ehalf of the Ministry Hie following liiee rnnle of l7:t. That pnvnient Induced nn unnatural e- stateutent : The vew Vork Stock K.xchnnge -u. j J ''paVir'and' iVnXn' ' "A " 'd'omiuable crime 'ha lsen . ycsTiToay on uu .Mini , r(liuiri n a panic in Kuroie. Tin ' coiiiuimiMi. .'i, .mure w as a s.aiesiiian and orator who gaie lltlnctlon to the l'rcnch Chaintier of Deputle. He hn WAR NEWS IN BRIEF utilize her war craft Immediately. It I reported that the tiovi'niiuent has untitled the limlon and South western Kiillway and Ihe London, 4?hntham and Dover Hallway that it might be necessary to lake over their telegraph lines and train erlce. The London !eneral Dmnlbus Company has nlso rei-elvtsl notice In he In readlnos to hand over It motor bucs. All members of the naval reserve 1 1,,. ,.,u, ,,.n nosled 1 r nvTnnvT D-:i.:..u i-.- ' ........ , ........ ..... . .. 1 1""'' ll't'n wnrn.sl to be ready al a mo- j ,.,-,.,. 1 1. w. uvjii. niiLinii wiirsnips, will) coal siacKen nij;n on ihl'u ,,ieiifs notice to perform servbe. hesitate longer would have been to court disaster." Curt notice printed on pink paper, signifying (lint the Czar decided lo bring all the forces of the empire (about I.iwio.ikK) men i to a wnr footing, find ordering all reservists without ill tluetlon to ri'iHirt to the nearest police station at (" o'clock on Saturday morn on all .Mroot nrtte.l 1-niM e' ? nmncinl upheaval for the llrst ' country wa lei cloev connected with J me Ince 1S7H. The notion was taken I Kmopenn affairs al llini time .mo mo oanic teaciieii nvi inn. ,i,v' no ..n.v ri,.r everv ntiur securuy mar- , ,,,, Mlbxl.l-.I abroad. 't e' the (lr.it cIiih.h In the world '.id flowed ied p Iwamr certain that nnlne Here fnlleil onml. ie mo., powerful nations of I-.uroe , ;."'',"., so suddenly oiH.n.l for this Socialist. 1 ST Pl.'.TRPsm IPC. Tkn vnnnr tun4 nnPnl nuui,i mnhili. ,,, I 1 OTK . ieiirni. j mur- .ir-m 1.11..111 ..,.v. , . m . iw.,.i. u iivi , 1 iil .s..v.u llllll hi.111.1u1 iiiin.'iiin ...ww--- n f Ihn I U. . ........ . ..II ... 1 . . ... 1. I " (been nsaslimtei In a most cowardly ! ma. liter and personally and on behalf of ' my colleague I how before the tomb decks, left Plymouth ostensibly for the North Sea. General preparations are being made for mobilization. Large crowds of Americans made frantic attempts to book pas sajres on New York bound liners, several of which have al ready been held up because of the fear of a general war, I'hese notice. were posted at m.d. Sir Kdward Caron nnnoiinced that n ii..i,f. i.-,. ,.ii.ri i,n,u iu,r..r..h..n.i large part of the Clster olnnti"ors aro!an flirt.tf flmI mI telegram except willing and ready to sem for home lo- j ofllc-lnl despatches had been Interrupted. fence ami ninny or mom are wining to i This lelegratu to the riwrx wa onlv serve abroad. nortnlttixl to onto t lir.un-li i.v ii, Tho "ire n the cerKe of n ' n'h'ch the world hn never seen, and .m t'ie local market, In case It re tiifilneH open would lv forced to benr h hrum of a. liquidation thnt would worldwide. The hoard of governor decided to 1 e.e ',e exchnnge only when they were "iiglii face n face with thesv three em". 1 urns' Ilrsi. thnt the bnnks re ifl 10 giinrnntee sutTlcIent credit on f.arR n tratis.ictlons: second, when It rrihzod that It wns lmpos.ilble and ..in 'o attemjit to nbntb the ltmil lition of the world, nnd. third, when e e wire house, which bnd been . "-hM. t.-v rnneh all their margin cus-tornrr- over night, refused to trnde. ni-el,leiit of the first National Hank, i ICepubllonn who struggled for such Issued ihe following ntHtcment shortly af-1 nflll(l 0II11SPM Mt .m in trying time1 u r 1110 in- "i im- s- ..,..IH.,II,. u.i,.l,.l ,1... ...i....i... . )iiii iiiiii.iii.i .--uni 11 1111-11 1111' 11 111 11111 1 01 the Coven.ment In the Interest of There was a meeting of the Hear- Irig IToupe committee this morning in view iff the cloning of the New Vork Stock Kxchaime and Its bearing upon the general situation. It was the opinion of the committee that the bushies and flnnnel.it con dition of New Vork nnd the entire country wns sound, but that the situa tion In Kurope Justified extreme prudence and self-control on the part of the Cnlted States, that the closing of the Stock Kxchango wn n wie pre caution by teason of the disposition of nil of Curope to make it the mar ket fur whatever It wished to sell, that In till countiv there was no occasion for any serious Interruption of the regular course of huluess. either financial or mercantile. Ijo.iri. or Kovernors -vere um j peace. I The I'ren.ler pleaded for cal.n.ies j In the present crisis In order that Us 1 difficulties may not be Increased. He j said the law should be allowed to take Its course ln Ihe punishment of the assassin. I.r Trmiim, commenting to-nlghl on the fact thai political difference have died out In the face of the impending At the moment of cabling there I no direct" eonilrmntlnn of the report thai Ktissla had started general mobiliza tion, which I'reinler Asnulth atiuoiincisl in the House of Common yesterday that he had learned fmui (ivrmnny. Direct despatches from St. Peters burg, which are brief and sometimes zation had started is unconfirmed. The reservists, how ever, have been summoned. This means that the Russian army will be brought up to war strength. All races in the empire have sunk their differences and are enthusiastic for war. BERLIN. Martial law has been declared throughout the em pire. The Kaiser in a speech in Berlin said: "The sword is being forced into our hands. " I hope that when all is over we shall sneatn it wun nonor. .ranee of the matter VIENNA. Conversations between the Russian Ambassador ! a St. i'eter.i)i.rg despatch lesy of the Itusslan authorities. correspondent adds. ''I'hese precaution nre obviously necessary during the iu.porianl Interval between the announcement of mobiliza tion nuil the beginning of any hostili ties." . The correspondent says thai neennl. belated, no not men i me inoniiizn-1 , tl(1 V(m, j ,.,., ,llP (,Iltllll Hon of the Itt.ssliiii forces, referring siism fr war afreets not only Itiissiau only lo the simunoiilng of the reservists ,,, rmw in thp niIire. ltnc preju to the Ul.sslnn capita'. Tile Ulisslail I dices api.ear lo have Iss-n forcotion lKmlwsy 'here professes entire Igno- over il.OtiO f'zeeh reervltt at Kleff have appealed to the local atithoritlei to be enrolled In Itusslau regiments. 10 Ihe ... . 'iii lio.irn 01 uiiveriius ''ir nen the eonferenco of bankers nnd I .innn. in iimi .teelulnn to close the cork Lvlmngo governor. held nt the I exehniiK". Several up to the bet moment .I'd, ,f I j., irnI, a .,.,,. stood out for keeping the exchange open, a.. . ..... . . "orpn" ' ' " 'hur.s- j .. w t thn ,,, from Kurope lht -f ..i. in oroKe up it was without any t naf fl.ar,d ny ,)rtn who ndvocated clos- j 111 ''losing the evchanse us i lnK nM miich nf the selling by banks and .11 there wjih n market, and such I trust companies which hold nilllloiis of nr,.,mi.,.n,ent was tnude at that I 1,1 'ar V?,Uf "iTllJ'Z' O'.KIl I'lO'llLS. -.ii(',ir,i. ,,...e .. Ir.g a greU pari of their holding" of American securities here for years to es cape the war ami other tuxe. .it home. One largi. hanking Institution .ilone U known to hold over $200,000,000 par value of storks for foreign investor. 'ime. Vcsteidrt.v morning, however, 't"n tt1f. tinnnders and brokers (jot to ' desks they found a different sltua ' man ni: them. The war situation "' ' "'' worse over night and the if. i- were th.it there would be no nim-et iv (.pi 0 ,, Pn,yK ,h., All el t' hi; wire hoiiics announced thnt ' lp sri.iti- orders wero In the liun '""1 of thousands, while their buying f'l.r wern siiinaled only In hundreds. w sii. h n initrket it would have Ixcn '":n ! 10 have .ittcmpted to do hind ' as I lie prices of Ms?urltleH Would v''i iiKii,.,! wu hefore such n Hood of A 1'iirriecl nieding of bankers was r I at i he otliicH of .1. I'. Mm can & 1 Tmih. pietent wen) .1. 1'. Morgan, ' Davison, frank A, Vnnderllp, of the National City Ii.mlf Tlirouuhout the week the bank acting n trustees for these foreign holders have bis-n receiving orders to sell "at the mar ket" ami to sell nt "any price" when war wa declared. With the political situa tion In Iluropo n tense as it wa yes- l.terday It would have beei courting tlnan- clnl sulclilo to nave rumen inrownw an that tock on the market under tliuso terms If the exchange hud opened The closing of the exelungn broiiKht tremendous erowls to um financial ills tei.e. Thev collected In front of the cv cluing" In thousands until police reserves arrived and Kept lutn III motion. Tin' suspension of business nffectrd many persons who needed money on Thursday and sold stocks to raise the necessary funds. As there were no de llveiles yesterds.v and consequently no iiavments, such persons must meet their I.. Hlne. picsldent of the Kl, (" J" Jlnt of the Stock ii'ik a iii I'liairmaii or ino l'v.haiine . S Htrelt, liiliest liioiMneci. U..US' coininitice, A. liarioii -ban in.Hi of the board of ill- lerii'iinu ..nn ..iiMiuin i..iiuiaiKii i war attitude, against Servia. M. Jnu.es a..r..vrd "f ttou a handful of Serbs the precautions token hy the (iovern-' A . " . u nient In view of the fonnidnhle out-, at Losnit'.a. T hroe well ( ii,. ,t i- ti......... 'in, luiiri I. t i.i i r. . er tie" .. ' .. ' ,. .....e,.iiii..e t.. tr.inr.iiei l.vcee Uiuls le C.rnnd, he became In UM .... .,'.' , . ,,,.,i i. h ,.l,i ni! of a fellow III philosophy He became pro- I I the ("ins,. N,ml llanl;. nnd ,ihe xi.n.lnlil. sn. h a etep was made , fessir of philosophy at tlie Lyree of ' Alnl. J s.il.ni vlce.nrcsldenl of the 1 II s'essaty by the action of the Stock tlx ' the c.pltnl of Ills native depnitnient. snd ty Tr ' C, , to h I ennnge clearing house suspending all .1.- , later was raised to Hi. chslr of philosophy irusi lotnpauj. in irn , ... ,..i, ,..i,. ,i,. ,,,,,.. th.m i Kuroi'.'... crisis, rpiotes from the nrtl-i kllOWll eie written for i.'Uumnniir by m. j pRlS. French troops are being moved toward the German frontier. No general mobilization has yet been ordered her iniiuence to benr uimn nusin to the but preparations continue. Jean Jaures, the bocianst end Hint ituia may bo kept from in- leader, was shot down by an assassin because of his anti- terferlng wmi Austria s campaign : ,,.. nttHtnlp held a largo force of Austrians at ell defended positions remain between look. j the frontier and Nish. jean unn ii.nre, hni been the nwt I ROME. The Giomalc D'ltalic ftayA Germany has sent an ulti prominent French Socialist leader fn: the last fifteen yea is. As statesman. Journalist, debater and orator he had given hl splendid abilities to their cauic without stint, and no favor of otTlee or profit could win lilm from them, He dreamed of peace to come through economic freedom nnd built his hope upon a knowledge and undaunted spirit that lifted him In thn thoughts of his con-, temporal les, even thine who wcro bitterly opposed lo his programme. Chancellor von lluelow, denying U Jaures the prlvllrge of speaking In Her lln, found nn excuse In the temper of Uerman Socialist rather than In the Idea of the Krenrh lender. .Inures, speaking as the foe of militarism, hurlsd Into the face of flermanv the threat Uiat If she sought to make Trance h hostage In the event of war with Kneland there would leap forth a resistance unecpiallerf In the hlstorv of the world, I lie was born at Castries In the Tarn and the Foreign Office were continued. No results are yet I 'nine, tecoiv.si nt :i o'clock- this ni.iru. ,)m r A,1HfriM reservists at nig, says nn i-.m lanniiiini . nun. n ' 1 ,.jr i,lv l.tsTO lille lIHilled for ivtss- Ministers vni he'd at reterhol' I'rlday j pons. nlgTit. It was confronted by a some- The corroiondont says Hint the pol- what modified situation n a result of assurance received from Count von l'ourtnles, the lieniinn Ambassador,! lion of rierinai.s In Huslii, who iiitmbor tWral million. I believed to be ex treinely serlou, especially in view of after the Czar, the Kaiser and King j the widespread belief In a for reaching George had evchanged tnossa ges. system of Herman epionnge. Heron. The Impression of the Ministers lstlinn: thai (Jennnny Is now (llsiiosed In bring I "Among the arrivals nt St. Peters- liitluonee to bear on Austria io re-1 burg by iTlday mornings tni.n were Mime the diplomatic romersntlmi on 1 Col. A. V. I". Knox, the llrltlsh Militat' grounds Hint will be acceptahle to the I Attache, and Hen. Tatlshchef, who has other ov.ers. Al the lltne of tele-1 been allachisl to Ihe person of the graphing there appeared to he some I Kniser. He says lie i convinced that it hope of a compromise, but !tiishi is will be illillcult, if not ituposslhle. for determined to cnnlltiiie lier iiillltary i the (ieruian sovereign to withdraw measures I" order to prevent possible from the position taken by 111 Govern misunderstanding ami disappoint-, nient towards the Anslro-Servian con meuts. The correspondent adds ; I Ulti, "It must he said that until the ilnal "The staffs of the German and Ai.s. result of the convei sat Ions which uretiiaii einbassles are preparing lo leave, now proceeding between M. Sazoiioll', i "An extraordinary meeting of Hie the Itussliiu Foreign Minister, Count 1 Council Is iirocedlng at I'eterhof, A volt I'oiirtales, the Hei nuin Ambassador nianlfesto Is e.vpisied." and Count Szapary. tne Aultiiiit Am-1 hassailor, are known It will he ad- U. S. MAY All) PKACE. vlsalile to subjivt any feeling of --- optimism to the most extreme re- Chief (llmlacle l XcceH of Kpt' serve." I MK iiiiiiiriiiniri. i a. .......... i. i...... .-I. ..in., i,.. i l.i.i r .1 lll-FIXIl. II linill . I. ..I... e.,.,r. ...1,1 .... ..-,, ,,.,. ,,.,.,r, , Tlir Srv "'nt me a meeting of the board of j.joo.OOO shares traded Thursday. rottKniiril on Mt Pag matum to France demanding an assurance of its neu trality within twelve hours. The second ultimatum de mands that Russia shall cease mobilization within twelve hours. Both ultimatums expire at noon to-day. Italy offi cially declares that she will remain neutral in the event of a general war. WASHINGTON. Federal authorities took steps to protect this country. Secretary McAdoo announced that the Gov ernment was ready to issue $500,000,000 of emergency currency under the provisions of the Aldrich-Vreeland act. Paul M. Warburg agreed to appear before the Senate Committee on Banking and Currency, which probably means that he will be confirmed as a member of tho Fed- ....nl Poonrvn Rnnnl. Snrtro.tn.rv McAdoo made a reassurinir . i ' x s, . ------fc, I .. ., f .1 nii'i " 1 "I statement in regard to the gold supply of the Government;i;( NEW YORK. The Stock Exchange closed its doors on account iThlirNlilv ,, Frldnj, (,iidii s nsthat I ns-iiy interested In the pr ut i;un. of a (lood of selling orders from foreign holders of Ameri- a lluropi'iin war I not regurdeil as lu-jieau' sliualinn, that the American can securities. The Consolidated Exchange followed after citable m Austria jf'1!,, V,,.lf Lcn-'s, ninn nnrl fVio Cnttnn Rxfihunirn (Hill tint l u understood thill Sir l.dwaiil . ,r,.,,, ',., mi r01., , maintain it inn. ,iw. . iw.w.. rt .i-.,.. il.n llrltlsh 1-iii-elcn SiOiirottiri'. Is i . .... nn i ......i. !... 1,.. ..iv-ji '., - -r , tier CO III" illilKlini li'll iniiu.ilMj li" - Schebeko, the Itussliiu Ainhassiulor I'.iitis. .Inly III. The Niiggesllou tin open. The curb market quit and trading in Wall Street came to n standstill. making further proposals to Austria i Iummi made only N'tuhntliolnlly nnd lliisiii. hut nothing can he learned ' The chief ohbUielf to 9 ivftcxftrt so.