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Frcst at the Yellow Fever Centres. BAD FOR THE SICK. Checking the Spread of th.9 Disease. GRAPPLING WITH WANT Reports trom Louisiana, Tennes see and Arkansas. [BY T?LXQUA.r[I TO THE UEtt.lLD. 1 >? KW (JKLKANS, Oou 18, 1S78. The yellow lever undoubtedly is Dear the oud 01 Its sareer. I'll* disease cauuot increase under tbo pres. int coal weather, aud u very tow days 10 all proba ?uiiy will close It out entirely. Many, however, arc ? till sick id llio city, una these at Ibis moment re quire every care to guard tbom id ihe preaeul cool ipe 11, which, It luvorable to those who bavo uot had die dtseaae, Is yet uiost laiul to such as are now ?ut leriug from it. List uiiflil 1 waul over a district vhich ID tbo present epidemic bas presented mure :ases tnau any lu the city, considering tue number that inhabits it. Tbo boundaries of ibis district aro Delard aud Thalia streets, Cuup aud tbo woods, llure there are at the present muuieul 175 sick under treatment aud several 1 noticed were still very ill. I taw lour or llvo sick lu ono bouse; iDdcod, Id some places every room and bed seemed occupied by them, lu odc little couu?e tboro were tbree very pretty girls (sisters), members o! one ot our olda>t aud most reapectuble Creole families, sauly sttaiteued, like hundreds ol others since the war, aDd here at one tituo whs a most fcarlul struggle lor llle. Uue sister more tliau the rest bad boeu desperately III, aad tbe doctor lu charge said slio must die. A im tuber of the Youuir Men's C'nriBlian Association asked lor mu privilege o. attempting to save her. a promise *as required mat be "would uot toriore Her." Tno pleuge was ^ivcd; mustard piasters wero upplled, cnampayuo treely udniiuisteied uua the llle ot the youu,: girl w is saved. W lieu 1 saw her she was ?ut ut all dauger, aud would undoubtedly live il moderately prudent. IXl'HL PENT CO.NVALKSCENTS. 1 was sorry lo uoiko, now over, us 1 passed along the most insane imprudence every where. Young men uDii women, who nuU jusi recovered irout inu lever, were slowiy dragging themselves about or stand.ng at ine corners gosaipplng wiiu ibotr Iricuug, while a biting cold norm wind Wim swooping dowu Itio streets witb impetuous lury. My companion, ?ra < bud bad ?o much irouolo lo save tbsse very people, was very mucb discomposed? naturally enougn. The lever, in many cases, Iiad been moat obstinate in ibis pari ol ibe city. Uuw patient bad a couimuous (ever It' eighieeu, auoltiur ior ninc ite i, da>s, aud 1 board of sotuo s..d cases ol sell sacrifice hero, loo. One, a young girl, bad biru the sols support ol a widow, d moiber aud younger brothers aud Haters siuco tbo death ol ber lather. }'orgetliug sell abe carried the uise.mo on ber own persou tor lliree days, While in constant at leuilauiC at tne bedildo ul a little bl ot her, un III the poor girl was able to aland dp no longer, but tell In114Hug to the Uoor. She wan carried to ber bed. Eveiy snoun remedy was at ouce applied, but it w.m then too late, =bo wus i.urrted to her grave In a lew hours. Ibe inotber, as she spoko ol tbc uoblo lite aud glorious deutn ol this orave girl, wrung ber bunds and Wept uioat bitterly. ATTACK lAO TliK AIJULTS. There are two j oiuta in ibe nis ory of tbe epidemic in tbts district ? uicn are worthy ol uolice. Toe num ber ol adults sick ol tbe lever bere nas beeu largely In excess ol tne children, and ibe wbule number ol Cn8es treated by the Youug Men's Christian Assoni.i t on in this district a.one up to date has beeu 45J, w ub only sixieeu duaiUs, giving a deain rate ol three and one-nail percent, wmcb is something marveliou-. Captain W. (j. Mitchell has beeu in charge el tins dis trict since tbe Oral nppe iruuco ol the epidemic, aud everywhere 1 iia,.r bim spoken ol m tbe highest terms. Tbe Governor's Utile sou Frank in recovering. Dr. Unoppiu inlorius me that in ma treatment ol tuis case be adopted the water packing system with ice. btCKtAM IN ?SW CASK*. Tbe lollowing is me report ol new cases lor tbe put twenty-lour hour?:? B iard of Healin, new cases 43 Hoard ol llealiU, old cases (not beioro reported).. 4ii Howard Association lal Youug Men's Christian Assoc.at.on, newca. *... Oil Young Muu's Christian Association, old cases re ported Irom (jretna 14 Homoepittbic Association 1J Total. 357 Moil ol the new case* reported by tne Howards come iron. tbe lower districts, while those ol ibe Youn,; Men's Christian Associ ition an J those ol the Board ol Health com* Irom the upper districts, wim ?carcely *n exception. M'MHKK OF DIE AT IIS. The comber ol deaths tor tbe past twenty-lour boars I* tbiriy-MX, an increase ol twelve since yesterday. Ttio following are tbe uame*: ? August Dulery, Kl-zabcth Baric, Barbara La Valine, Loon i.John, Antonio (jnnna, Jaiues b wiler, A. Bernd, N ttohr, A. Van Hooven, Willie Mr oil, Louisa Melbourne, Miss Ann McManas, Mateo Luaca, Cairle Mitchell, Vici Vsieuci.i, W lliaum e L>euulietl, Philip Bernard, Charles Benuclair, Ana J. Kioele, Simon J Honuerd, Joseph Moren, Joseph (jarcise, Victor Kriand, I'ntlip Perueda, Elzibetb HiMiiel, S. Uoltnisno, Caroline Livallde, Henry Muilies, Joseph Scbloeser, Jean Paul Kturo, Ein tie Harder, Cuuicuu-a'/.eller, Wi liam J. Murpby, Henry D. Monior, Frank Monier, Kttuen ol the ubovo aro cbtldron audcr twolvo years of age. The total number ol deaths irom yel low lever up to date is M.tillO. Mr. A. U. Uibbiii, -oc rolary ol tbc Telegraphers' rteltel Assoc.allon, is very low. KKPOKTS Fli'lH OTItgK POINTS. The PI qu m ue (loervillo parish) Howard Associa tion n.uke an uppeal'lor aiu, m wbich they say '-Wo are still in distress. We have bad ovi-r l.llid ? ;ck. Tbe dcains have been over 120, wlm j oe.ihe In the psst 4H hours, and TO cases tire uuw under trcainnnt. We earnestly cell upon the good people ?I me country lor help." Bato* Kocoic, La.?>ew cases, 36. Xsdeatbt. Pattkkiwjsvillk.?Toere is no abatement o( the fevor. Ten de.uns during the past two d .ys, luclud* lug tnote oi Dr. M. A. Kocbe and C. O. Le Blanc, a well known pluoter DovaLIibo>VILLt.?There were 27 now cases and 0 death* during tbe past iweuty-lcar nours. Ianokpohoa. ? UarluR the pasi two lays there were 11 ce? cases and 2 deaths. Tne lever is spreading in the country. Bykam.?All tbo sick are doing wcIL Tberu wua a light Irost last uigbt. Bay St. Loos?three new cases and 3 deaths to-day. Cantos, Mlsi.?Hers there wero 6 new caites and 2 deith- l'lie country has not beeu heard Irom. There was a slight liost this morning. The thermometer it 44 Asyka ?Seven new cases and 1 death to-day. The total II u in ber ul cases is 25J; deaths, MX Tbe lever I* rprtading n the couutry. Thuro was a tight (rost last aigliU Dby c;ho?k.?There was one death Irom yellow lover lier.- to-d .y. Liiiajox turn, ii ?To-dsv there were two now Cases and ouu death. A slight front prevailed this B.'fUiDg J*A-? ChkisTiax.?Klgbt new cases, but no deaths to-day. Qma.iid Jcxctiox.?Right new cases were reported io day iu tnocountr>. Moki.ai Citv.? Ibure are eight cases under treal sieoi. There were i?u dealbs yesterday. A despatch lo tho Upwards Iruiu McComb City re ports iwcniy lour new esses aud one deatb. liou.tr Si'kj>us ?I he new cases uumner sll and the lentiis three It is luought ttie yeuow lever will toon dieappear. ihere whs a llglit Irost Issl night. The theruiomuter al seveu 1*. M. wa< 44. A heavy Irost is <g| i<:ied to-nighi. Cotton picaing is livviy and tbo prospects more cheeriuL Ine Isrmers are waiting lor business to opeu. Msmiuia*.?There bave been forty-eigbt deaths aud Kb cases to date. There was a Irost tnis morning, aud the outlook is brighter. CMOOUBAtilNO RKIOHT Kh"M Oil A TTANOOOA ? FHOST kJLPXGSMO?ONLY KKAIt NOW itt btrt TITUTIOM a MONO THK ONKMPLOTCD. I It I TELIOKAMI TO T11K 11 B\M>. ] I. It AT T A.VOr Hi A, TenD., Oct. 1H, 187*. Only two deaths Irom yellow lev. r have iioso ro. ported since Inst night?Miss lJells Chamberlain and W. D. Underbill, prmcipilol tbo High Krbool. There aie teu new cases to-duy, tlin-e wuite and seveu col. ored. Doctors now tbink we nave got tbe disease uudor control. The ouly danger now is that tbe reiu gees, numbering at least ten thousand, will rusn hack luto the town too soon aud cant* a IreSli outbreak, boute sixty convsioscenis ? ere disshargod Irom tbe ?are ol llie nurses and doctors to-day. The Belief lomunllso ie now turning its alieution llie moaiie el providing lor the destitution wmcb is certain lo loltow me cessaiion ol the lever. People here will ? nil r much worse irom mis souree than towns not di Voted to inseulaniuriiid. I.<r it must be rjultn a lu'>iiIII before the lactor.es and tuins can get into tipvraliou as nil. 1 be weamer has been void and ? raw wind, north* west by north, haa prevailed since morning. At II e o'clock this evening the thermometer stood ui 53 degrees, and it is steadily growing uulder. We snail certainly have a sharp frost to-night. Unfortunately, lor the present tbo cola will add to raluur than take iroiu i tie burdeus ul the Relief Committee. Pi 11 y couvalosceuis wore discharged Iroui hospital ibis al teruoou. 1 lie Board 01 Health advisa refugees not lo return until (bey declare It safe. NEW OASES B El* UtTKU AT BROWNSVILLE ? DJtATH OF A t'AXlHILL FKMaLK NUiiSli. IB* TEUSOBtTH TO THE HERALD. 1 Buowksvillk, Tenu.. Oct. IS, 1878. Seven new case* ol yellow lever have been re ported bere^to-U.iy, among them Dr. W. G. Witre, aud on* rolapse. l>r. Sberiusu, William Wariugiun .md Kmina Wood are very ill. Mrs. liundtlad, ol at. l.ouia, died ul twelve o'clock last Ultfhi. She bud done laithiul service as a volunteer nurse, and her death la deeply regretted. BEPUBTS PROM MIMPHIS?CONDITION VW THE itVLS IN Till COUN'tT.y. Mkxi'uis, Tena, Oct. 18, 1878, Tbe Hoard of Health olliciully reparia lourteen deaths Iroui yellow lever during the past twenty-lour bours ending at six o'clock to-night. The undertakers report six additional Intoi meats of persona who died outside the city limits. Twenty physicians ot-lbe Hjw>rd Association corps report lorty new caaea, eighteen of these in the city since noon. The fol lowing persons are among ihose who hive died:? Mrs. It K. A rat a, wile of tbe captain ot police; Albert Morton, Mrs. Kate Bailey and Eddie Clark, sou of 1). A. Clark. Frost fell lust ulght st Garner, Mies., ninety miles south of this city. The lever has appeared at Jack sou, Tenu. l>r. G. W. Overall, physician on board the Howard rellel train sent yesterday morning to stations on tbo lino ol tuo Mississippi and Teuuessoe Kailroad between this city and Grenada, relumed to night and reported llndliig eue case ol lever at Horu Lake, thirty-eight at heruaudo, twelve at Sunatobia, ten at Tiloba, seven at Garner and quite a uumber In tbe vicinity ol Grenada. FUt-ST CHECKING THE FEYKB AT YICKSUUBQ. [hY TSLEGBaPH TO 'ina HERALD.] Yicksni'itu, Miss., Oct, 18, 1878 There was a light frost hare last night. Only a few deaths have been reported to-day. Colonal Floworoe is In a critlcalcondillon and not expectod to livo through tbe night. This wauthar la unia voru ble lor the sick, but la checking the spread ol tbo lever. About Delia, La., the diaaaae is under good control. CONDITION OF THE FEVEB AT WATEB VALLEY, MISS. [BY TXLEGBAPH TO THE ^IKKALD. ] U atkh Vallxy, Miss., Oct. 18, 1878 The outlook here is encouraging. We bed a light frost last atghL Tbe yellow lever statistics to dalo are as lollows:?127 cases; death", 44; aow sick. 57; convalescent, S- acven new easea ure reported lor the last t weuty-four hours. DECLARATIONS THAT THERE IS NO EPIDEMIC AT HELENA, ABK. Na.su villi, l'euc., Oct. 18. 1878. The following has Just been received by the agent ot the Associated Praia:? llKLKXA, Ark.. Oct. 18, 1878. The impresidon baa trooe abroad thai yellow Tevor exist* here. There la uo yellow lever In Helena. Tbe general health ot tue cliy I* good. No business bouses have closed. Inert are U.uOU Dales ot cotton awaiting shipment. aud thare l> uo destitution that tbe city la not willing aud able lo relieve. D. A. LBNT11ICUM, M. D., President Physical Sanitary Commission. I>. McALPlNE M I).. Secretary. OKoBUfa. McALPlNK, U.. O. A. A. IIOK.NEH. M U. II. >1. (.KAN r, M. D. T. W. J aCK.S. M. D. Helena. Ark., Oct. 18. 1878 ? At a larife met tlnir of citizen* of Helena held to-day It >u declared t at there was no vellow fever here: that the Hoard of llnallh. in declaring tbe existence ot tne epidemic.did so In opposition to the opinion of tne me u cai profession no.e, aud install parties can couie bere with perfect saleiy. Jull.N UORNEK, tbairmau. John K BvitkS. <s . , A. MsvxRa, 5 secretaries. THE INFECTED MHSSISblPPI BIVEB SUPPLY LOAT. Wasiiixqto*, Oct. IS, 1878. Inlormatlon having reached tba War Department ol tbe sickness ol Captain 11 .ill, who was detailed fur service on the steamer carrying supplloa from St. Louis to the yellow lever sufferers, tbe Secretary to day telegraphed bim to return homo by rail Instead ol reuiuiuing with the vessel. Surgeon Goneral Wood worth, ol tbe Marine Hospital service, to-day lorwarded instructions lo Surguou Keyes, ot tho leilol ooat Chambers, which carried supplies down tbe Mississippi Klver, directing him upon bis airivai at quarautlue b low St. Louis to thoroughly clcauso lha toal and everything upon her. She n.nal bo tbor ou.'hly iuiulgaied au I the men required to bitha and change liieir clothing. Any bedd.ng or olothing to be destroyed should be burned aud uol thrown ovorb iard, to bo lUhed oul ol the river by iho uusus p 'ding. 1'be opinion is expressod hero that it lha officers of the Chambers bad lolluwed instructions aud allowed uo rciugecson board tba boat aba wouid have bad uo lever auoard. QUABANIINE?A BUO'.E?TION THAT THE OKS KlikL oOVtKNME.Vi/ bUODLD KNFOBCS Alii. qcabanhne kcx.es?war qalyeston is aiiUBl. Galtkstok, Texas, Oct. 12, 1878. To tui Editor of tuk Ukkalo:? We bold that tuu learlui plague called yellow fever dom uot originate In oar climate, and tbat il can only bo prevented by proper quarantine, wliicu will ouly be aula aud oOccuva under ibe administration ol u.e general government. suiu or municipal quarantines will give ad evur recurring epidemics, with thuir muUiiUviliioua and torribio alteudanlB. tl loria are beiug mn la is certatu quarters, ignorant ly or maiiciouxly, 10 otiow that ibu poaiilence ta a product oaure 10 the Gull titaWB under certain conditions, aui' that therefore a quarantine agninat the tropica is uuneceaBury. Uood local sanitary coudition.- no doubt waijiaie tLa severity ol Ibu dUuase, but !m ' inuiriy irom its deadly gr.mp cau only beguued In 1 not wo?through u thorough aysteui o( quarantine lawg luaintaibeU by the lcderal government. Il In a yro.it mistake to suppose ibai ibu immunity ol itiia c;iy is uue to cleau.iueaa. It is only lu lair sanitary condition. Wo owe our suieiy i . a careful quarantine njaiust ibe tropica aud all lulectoi points ' iu ibis country. M. A. J. AID FOB I III. BL FJEUI.ItS. Mary V. Dunas bant $6 to ibe iurild ofllco yester day lor ibe yellow lever auQoreri. Ibe amount waa roans 4 by a theatrical entertainment at Long Hrauoh. fue following ndUitioual contribution wero re. ceived by Mayor K.y l'he whole amoubl ,$140 <>*, was aentto ibe Howard Asseolation at Edwards, Miu Ueor.e V MH fli-la. U. through Cai>t?iri Uyrnei. kif. teeuth precinut, *? lallo?? :-Maey'a atore, ;:J7 7">; lvlwiu U4?r, ft'j 71: ,*riiarlcan lilatrlct Te'?gritpb Company, 40 ?.. Bin it. .> n.? lintel. f7 4". Department ol I naafe Uuiniiaita. <7 M; Woodcock's dm* alera, *3'>4 Total, > $*i 1 Hit, "A friend," by Jultii L> .-<kidui<>ro. <>jii; hc'ima i^oweBthel IMiiIkIid i'rivate >cbool laeeoad donation), $j Ml; Captain MciJouald, I'.iclitb precinct. t.lijJ, inoi^e O'ltourke. >o, 12 l.ewfa street 1 tent; Captain Copelaud, of the thirteenth precinct, *17 <H. J lie Southern li-nef Committee ef ibe Chamber of Commerce met at uooo, Henry Hams ehairmau, pre* aiding. l'Ua committee Have authorised tbu publi cation ol the lollowiug card | 1o tub Pvsbic? Ilia oaiiiern K. llef t'ommltten of the Miamlier of Comiaar ? berabf n.-tllj ili? puniie tbat they do not Solicit larilier conirlbDliona to Ibu rullei lund. bat will r?. aelvaaiub aa are In Ike coaraa ul irunauin.wu, and wl.l apply tlietu with tlio b*Unea on band taaluly fir ilia re i lief of lho>? la It deailtute by tua n:<mr.(u. ? IK M.V II KN I Z, Chairman. Mr. J. Pierpobt Morgan, iraaaurer of the Cbnuiber of Commerce goumuru Heiiel Commutac, ucknowl edtiea li.a ruwipL of the loilowing addiiioual conirl ] b?uoUK Hat In John Haiberlan i'a mtusaal (laat oollartloo), I C7 Ju; eoatriballea boi.'? .Saw * or? ?"o?t ? ffle" ipar 1. I. , J i,in^- I' ?iiu?"tui;. 11 I U4| ' onaraK^tiO'ial Cliur. b nod I Society Ur.oul, I? 1 (per Ke?. A. I., llama;. t.A> citiaai.a hi .?sauKeruaa, h. V , <l'HU"ii?l par I.. - Wbltaa. r, ireaaurer, $4; C. A. A. T H . J B..*l;ll. Y. \ li , 91 ; L. a. A A., ?ira I' II Merrlak, Vork, , >1> Total, fl'.J >.l lJra*li?e?ly acknowladsed. I rU>U,mri K*. lirand t jtal. ilUtf, P#j I he committee ordered remittances lo be made aa lol'owe:?10 lhuma< I.ay too, I'resid'ini Mouibern Utuk ol >uw Orieaus, $l,uuu lor roliof of poor in iho I suwuroa ol Klrnt dt?trlet, extelldluii to aWHllips aud | along the eabaia uud uamoier lea; $1UU to Uia Howard ; ASSoeiaUM, at Baton Kougu, tu b aunt oy Ibutu Iff 1 ?p. < ial meraeiigor to Ciintou, l.a., for rellel ol Hie i.nuliy 01 Kcv. i. A Ujilly. This Hinouul Wus Con inouied lor ihw purpoae uy Mr*. O. 1 rimblc, of ibis city. Ibe following telegram wu received:? St.* UblsaSS, <<et. 1?. IN7H. H1.111V 1!K.St.t, l.balruiau ,-uatbera Itanef Cuniuiiltee, < Itm ir.;.r 01 1 umiuarc > Y ? r.nl.i'ly -ubamtetiee At^oelatlon bavn eatahlfihad a l,*'lla?' reahoif OieiSMlK -IK-Iaty, under Hie rhara ? Of fllty ul tiio muat primln tit ladle* ol tbia city, to receive OuBtii'iiHona 01 I'H'tbiiiK and MtSketa fvr tne Urtt i|? lit - bar I mule aud liiinoie ueelttBtaa, aha urn inucb in ueed at present, an 1 will be m ire ao durius tba Winter. K II' 11,111 i !IK, I'reaident I'ealtoily nubautence AaaoclHtion. Mr. J. Kuanell, ol tne Culedouia llouae, Mo. 1 ...J Jieade atreel, aenda |i iU lor bouoUt ol yellow itv< r suOerera. 1 be r-iiilenU ol J.imniaa, I.. I., hsve conirtnuied tl.HOi VJ in sid 01 tiiu sufferer" A lecopuou in aid ol tii'' aull 'rers by ths Young Mto't AmMMIiuI ol lue Piltk Waid Is to bu livid .it I'ytli.igoraS Hall, Mo* 13'i m.i 13? Canal aifeet, Oil Wedneiday evening, OstiitMf in I lie Intel aiiioniit faiseil 111 llrnnkiyn thus lar lor tbe dosthern sallerera ta t-'J, in.. 4i. An atbietiu slid glauiatviial touruaujeut IS SB. douDeed 10 take p'ace id Irving Hall to-night fur the beuviiiof tbo suttarers. Sparring oxuibitioim will be giveu by Joruau nuJ Win in, K 11 v and .^eudoui' '?M"use," Keilly and Suuders, hdwards aud Ci-b, Mailaliau and Co uru, Collins and Lawlor, uud a bum bur or others ProlMtur L-ifllu wilt vivo bus classical eutertaiumeut of the Khui.ii and Grecian at turn; Professor* l)e Turk and L. Fredericks arc to sbow ibeir skill Id sparring; Jotinuy l)wyer unit Miller will buvu u coll ir iiod elbow tuss a, an a several oilier ou leriaiuuiculs are lo enliven tbe evoniun's sport. THE NEW OBLhUHH HOWAUD8. [from tho New Orleans Democrat.] It will be esuemed a tavor if you bu good enough to imparl tbo iuior:n.nu?u sought lor below uud em braced lu tbe following question*: ? la the Howard Association a body corporate under tb? Uwa Ol Ibe suit ol Louisiaba '/ Are ine duties ol the several member* self-assumed or imposed? Do the members or auy of lliem receivo auy com pensation, auu il so what, by way of reqmtul lor lime aud cervices rendered t Ju cane of lacliee, AiC., is the body amenable, and if so to whom or wbat authority If A carelul Inquiry developed ibe faotj tbat tbe How ara Association was lormed In the year 1837, when tbe present presuout, J. il. Vaudegrid, was au active and etBoleui member. It wad incorporated uudor tbe laws ol tbe dime, and Us ouarter waa tor (weniy-Uvo yearn. 1m lSti'J, when ibe charter expired, tbe country was in such a condition that it waa impossible lor tbe old members to reaasemuie. In wQon tbe lever agalu Drone out, tbo old members, uuder tbe law, secured a new charter, aud during tbat epidemio uid yeoman service. lu response to tbo query aa to wbotber tbe dutios ot tbe members are seli-imposed or not, we would ?ay, iroui llie Intormaliou we gathered, mat every n.ouiuer ol ibe Howard Association gives bis time, attention and labor lo tbo sick without auy reuiuner atiou or hope ol it. He devotes bis day toward the amelioration ol tboss who are destitute aud sicg, uud bis ouly reward is tbo gratification in this generous act. ibe duties ol tue Howards aro sell-imposeil. Eacb meuibi-r, sacrificing persoual aflairs, devotes bis whole time to Ibe sick. Tbe members are not elected, as in other associations, but their persoual Illness, their peculiar qualities lor tbu trust are curetully considered and ouly those deemed competent uro chosen. No member of the Howard Association receives a cent ol compensation lor tbe services ho reuders tho sick. The uasociutiou knows no salaried ofllcers, as the service* ol tbu gemlemiu connected with it are entirely gratuitous. Tho rcqultul they receivo lor their time aud services is the sal>slucllou mat tbey have purlormed a duty to their lellow muu, and no more. in response to tbo query as lo whether the ubodr Is amenable" to auy uue, it is only necessary lo say ibat the individual members stand ready to rcspouu lo any Imputation as to their acta individually aud colleOlive.y, no mailer who calls Upon them. MYSTEEIOUS EPIDEMIC. [by TIXEQBAFH TO 1HB HEBALD. ] Nkw Haven, Conn., Oct. 18, 1878. There is great excitement in Uuillerd over an epi demic ot typhoid lever among members of tbe first section Connecticut uryllery. Two members, Cor poral Charles 1'ulmor and Joseph Courtuey, have died, oleven olbera are su k, und two will not proba bly recover. 1 be section, einnrcini,; forty members, encamped last month, and twenty oi the tueu ate their meuls at tbo caterer's tent, the Cateror being Webb, ot Wlllimantic. An Who tiuvc been sick wore ol this number. Hut tho Wiltiinunuu Infantry command boarded at tho samo place uuu none ol its members are sick except one. l'he physicians are uuablo to explain the epidemic claims against the quality ol tbe lood. water, canned beet, milk and bodding beiug regarded us groundless. The local doctors caunot trace its cause. Too Stalo Medical Hoard will inves tigate tho matter lo-morrew. SMALLPOX ON SlilPBOAltD. [lit txlegbaph to the hebald. ] Qckskg, Oct. 18, 1S78. It Is not generally known that, though never de tained either at Quarantine or by tho port physicians, tbe Polynesian bad smallpox od board on the voyuge out. Tue fact has been caiefully kept Irom tbe pub lic. A girl died tue day belore yesterday, who had the disease, ou board and three ol the crew are uow dangerously ill with it In hospital here. It is thought by the few wbo bavo beard of tbe matter that tbe Governor must koow these fuels, though be will certainly sail in tue same ship to-morrow. PENNSYLVANIA NATIONALS MASON, THE CANDIDATE FOB OOVEIiNOB, 1N Th BVIEWED ? VHERK THE STBENOTH OF HIS PaBTY LIES?DBAFTS FBOM THE BUPUBLI CANs AND DKMOC 'IA'1 S. [ur TULEOBAPH TO THE HEBALD. WlLK SHBA11UIC, Oct. 18, 1878. Tbe Hon. S. R. Msaon, tho nationalist caudldato for tbe chief execullvo office in tbe State, spogo hero last mgbl to 6,000 people. Tbe enthusiasm was very great. Krom tbe largest ball in the city Ibo multi tude adjourned to the public square. During his address Mr. Mason i-uid thut be honored General Hoyt for bis consistency. Tbe repub lican* are a bard money parly. Ooneral Iloyt is nominated on tbai platform, uud be talks It wherever be goes. Senator Dill, tbe democratic caa. didalo, talks greenbacks In greenback communities and talks gold tu Newcastle. a LI KHALI) reporter was given so audiencc tills alieruoon by tbe uspirsot ol Gubernatorial honor* udJ, alter an expression ot horror lor reporters ol u cerium class, wus pleased to soy that tbe Hkhald bid always treated biui courteously, lu respouso to the general question, "How be bad lound toe DUI*e ot public aeuttiuent throughout tbeSta'ef" he said:? I have been speaking utmost uninterruptedly since tbe 14tb ol May. 1 entered tbls cumpulgu with houest motive# and II I lone ttio buttle it will not cauae a blush to any ol my lrtends. Thu light now is between Central Hoyt, thu republican cimdidatc, and itiysell. Mr. Dill la practically out of the Qgnt; tio lias no issue that is not republican or greenback. I ho principle at stulce anil tbe only issue is the theory of tbe na tionals as ugoinst thu hard money republicans. Tbe nationals represent tbe one idea, tbe republicans the other. COUNTING! THE CIIICKKNS. Everywhere that I uuvo been l .rgo gatherings of people have met me. lu the oil regions the Kieon back strength is great. In iiutler. Clarion, Venango, Warren. Forrest and Crawford It Is specially strong. Tbe greeubucktrs will curry them all. MuKoun is also sure and possibly Cambria connty. I ho light in some ol tbo tiouvy greenback districts is for tlio elec tion ot sntl-Cunivrou Legislatures. Iu Johnstown, the republic <ns are selling out lloyt tor votes for Cameron representative.-. I ?now it and I have denounced It irmn the stand. The green backers will elect their legislative ticket In Hunting ton. Schuylkill county will give me lu,000 votes. 1 do not tbink tbut figure is out ol tbe way. Cumber land county i? well organized. Dauphin county will give us one county member, the city ol Hirri*burg another and tbe county of Duupbin n majority for the State ticket. The strongest local eflort lnj<. Hereon ?111 bo lor Congressman. The object is to beat Harry White. We will surry Northumberland sure and also Hr.dlord county, and possibly Monroe 1'bliauelpbia was given up by Chairman Dewces in tho beginning of the c imp -ign, but the past mouth bus seen many change*. We will nave at least lorty thousand votes lb the )ld Quaker City. lilsir county will be for us it tbe effort to nnite tbe democrats as against tbe C micron p iriy Is successful, an i I think it will be. lu Ueiford the orgaaixstloti is comparatively new, but we are promised tbe county. Dorks county, that old democratic stronghold, will probably be demo cratic, but by a greatly reduced majority. Heading la lull oi greenbackera HOW TH* OLD I'AHTIKS ARK APFkCTKD. Kkpohisk?Vioin wblcb o tbe old partlus will tbe nationals derive the most strength V Mi. Manon ?That is hard to tell. In the mining distrteu and where tlie workingmcn predominate the democrats will Net our aggression raesi, but m other sections we draw largely from the republican musses, lu tbe oil regions, which Include a number oi coun ties, ib'1 voie will be a little mixed, and will be tor Mason, Duugle, Africa and Agnew, and will hurt tba republican majorities. We snail also hurt tbe domi nant psrty iu Allegheny, Djupniu and [iorks. 1 have discovered that we have liiousuid* oi sympathizers in tne country wbo have Dot identified themselves wan us, but who will quietly voto wltb u-. The people want ? change. !'? nnsyivabis will be tho bin* n< r green buck mate in tba Uuiou. You may tell tba Mkkalo readers that. THE CAMPAIGN IN 1ENNE.SBEE. A DFVOCltATIR WITHDRAWAL IK TltK HKVENTil Dl*ilUCT WUlTTUOfcNK'tf uauhum cut* TAIM?N?W KOVlNATinXS. [BX XtLkOKAPll TO 1UK >? ERA I.D. ] NasIivili.m, Oct. 14. 1678. Jotin V. Wright, democrat, lo-day Withdraw irom tbe Congressional race iu tbe seventh distriot, leav ing the Uon. W. 0. Wlnttnorne and Jack Moore, denioaratr, ami Ju><go A. M. llughus, republican. In Hie corneal. Moore has little sirmgth oiu-nle ol bis own eouoty. Whltihoroe's ulee>lou may now bo looked upon as a mutter oi enr siDty, tbe repitblieans counting only ouu-tnird ol the voting population. In the Kuurih District Democratic Congressional Con vention , l;sriion McVIill tit w s netniuaied on <beone hundred and twenty-filth ballot, I he II< n K'lw ird I Ooliaday, dumoerat, ?bo was in the forty-third Congress, will run us an independent cundidate. DltOWNED IN THtj llUDSuH. PoCOIIKRKP#l, N. V., Oct. 1H, 1876. A despatch from Peeaskill says:?Dr. Wi Ilium May, ol No. 21 West Niueteenth street, New York, and Mr, Tui kor, a nephew of Augustus Mnliell, ol New York, lell Foog liKeepaie Inuraday morning on the sloop yacht Julian lor New Vi.rg. At f eessk.il they w?n^ usbore in the vaont'a skill, and rotnrnli g iho>kifl sbipti'td a heavy sea and sank Young 1 tinker Was drowned, bat ihu Dot tor succeeded in rsacbiur Hiore in hi almost ex Ha os ted couditiou. Mr. Tuckor's bouy bus oat liaea recovered. IS THE FLORENCE LOST? GHAVE FEABtl ENTKKT.klN'JLl) FOB THE t AFETT OF TUB ARCTIC SCHOONKB-EIGHXEEN DAYS fbi'M b*. John, n. b., and no xiiung*? CUaBACTEB or TUB VESSEL?l.ItT Ot OFFI CKUS AND CllhW. [BY XKLEUBAl'U TO THE HEItAt D. 1 Washington, Out. 18, 1878. Captain liowgate entertains lulls or do hope to night ol the safely ol the Arotlc schoouer Klorcuoe since the receut disastrous storm aloog the New Kng laud coast, lie tbiuks the vessel lias cither strauued upou bouia coast reel on bar way from St. John to New I.ouiIod or bee a driven out to sea by the fury of the storm and baa probably foundered la mm-oceuu. TIIK LATUM' TIDlSG*. She reached Si. John on tba 'Jtiih of September, and sailed theuce lor her destination September 30, sluce which ditto, not withstand Icy tha lapse ol eighteen days and liar supposed proximity to wuterB much frequented by coasting aud other vessel*, no luliugs whatever havo been reouived ol her. She was duo in New London Irom the 7th to the loth mat. As it Is only a week's tail In lair weather between the two poluiB, her noo-uppearsuce duriug this protracted time would seem to Justify tho gravest apprehensions lor ner saietv and that ol her adventurous crew. CUAKACTKR OF THK VKS8KL. Although the I'lorouca is a vessel ol staunch build and bus supplementary strengthening timbers aud braciug, sue is not regarded by Captain liowgate us Quad for suca tremendous seas us she baa doubtless encountered sinoe she la it Si. John. This Insuffi ciency ts due mainly to bar small slse. She ib only tllty-six tous register. Captain Tyson, however, con sidered her, wh?n be made the selection in the sum mer of 1877, every way worthy of tho severe anu perilous service that would be expected ol ber In the Arctic seas. While not given to fatalistic or unreasonable conclusions, from ibe cireumstaucus of tba caso Captain Howgate Is lad by tbe casualty whlcb the advunoo vessel of his expedition is thus supposed to have met, to deplore more deeply tbitn ever tbe failure el Congress at its iai t session to act in accordance with tbe reoommendu tion ol its eomralttees relative to tbe North Pole colo nization scbamv, as sucb action would huve kept the Florenco in other seas, aud therefore vary probably averted any disaster that abe may have suffered. The olhcors and crew ol tbe Florence are as fol lows:? Georgo ?. l'ysen, New London, master. William Sisson, Now London, first mate. Douniton Burrows, New London, second mate. Elauzer Cone, New London, steward. Orray Tult Sherman, Providence, meteorologist and photographer. Ludwlg Kutuletn, Madison, Wis,, naturalist. KI chard B. York, Norwich; William A. Aibln, Sag Haroor; James W. L.oe, New London, and Joel B. Bottles, Granby, seamen. Cbaries Honry Fuller, Colebesler; Oavld K. Keese, York, Fit, and John UcFariaud, New London, lundb* mon. THE LUST WHALER. ABBIVAL OF,THE bTJBVIVOBS OF TEE CBEW OF THE BABK UABAli At' NEW BEDFOBO. [ilY JELEGKAPU XO THE UEli^LD. ] NiiW IIkpfoko, Masai, Oct. 18, 1878. Tbree survivors or the Ul-lated wbalmg bark Sarah, whose loss ut sea, togethor with tho aullerlugs of tbe craw Is graphically described In to-day's UkRALD, a/rived at tins port io-day. Ihey wcro met at the railway depot by a large crowd of residents, many ol them beiug relatives of the lost mariners, ?ho hoped to gel some itilormaiion concerning tbe laie ol'lheir Iriends. the loss ol iwonly-lhroe per sons irom oue small city, has made a vacancy whiob was paintully eviddul upou tho arrival ol the survt vors. a rukkajuiga or ill. Previous to bur leaving noil tuare was a consults tlou at tbo olttco ol mo ageDt ol tbe ship's owuers, who expressed himself ns hardly willing to all iw ibe vessel to proceod, but Captain Peagtts was anxious to go, stuliug that ue aid nut wish to ruuiatu in port over duuduy, and Qually, alter liavmir a lull uuder standlug Imiwueu the Captain and the pilot tbat II It wait thought nscuasary on raacbiug tbo mouth ol ibe bay Ibe vessel sbouid corno back, aud, telling ilu pilot to remain by tbe vessel as long as ba wouia be ol aoy use, tbe agent gavo bis consent lor Captain Paakes lo suit, aud even accou. pained birn outside Pa mur's Island, aud caiuu back iu ibo tug. Xno pilot does nut think tbat tho wtatber on Satur day at tnu tluio tbo Sarah tailed was very bad; and says all u*o anxiety Captain fcakus stoiuod to bave was tbat tbo wind might haul to tbo south. A ?AJtt UKKKZK. Tne pilot had charge ol tbo vessel until about a mile east ol Mlsbauin Lcd^o buoy, and tbere loll bar al hall-pa-t ten A. SI., at whiob time mere was a good whole sail breeze iroru lite noribo .st, and tbe weather was quite promising. Wlion the pilot Iclt tbe 3 irah bbe was under inaiutopsail, maintop gallant sail, lore sail and lorctopsail, with Jio liyiug, jib aod jibtopaail staudihg aouut southwusl, so as to Ciear Block islaud. Tbe pilot says alter leaving tbe vessel tbo wind stead ily increased to agate, aud had bu alterward been on board bo ifbould have counselled a return. BUIP A.Nb CKkW. 'l'be Sarab was u vessel ot 1-8 tons, nud after ber last voyage was thoroughly rebuilt at Mattapoisetu She was owued by John P. Knowles, second, and others. The valuatiou ol tbe voaael aud outfits Was $ 18.000, upon wbicb tbere Is no tusurauce. .Nathaniel A. Irlpp, whose name was orlglually published as one ol the crow ol tbe .Surah, did not go to sea lu her. Captain Peukea leaves a wife, but no cbildrun, In tbbi cay. LIST OF TUB CUKW. The following Is u lull list ol tue crew:? Captain, Heurv M. Peakos, ol Martha's Vineyard ; flrst mate, Frank K. Potior, ol Now Uodford; sveonu mate, Ueorgo W. bills, ol Dartmouth; third mate and boat steercr, Albert Kiuimcl, ol button Centre; car. penter, Mr. Htleroerger, ol New York; cooper, ship keeper aud carpenlor, Carl L. dtrune, of New Bed lord; boat sleerera, Joseph A. Pi all a, Prank ."Smith and James W. Rlounrds, all ol New liodlord, -toward, Charles Sheaf, ol New Uedtord; cook, Henry Will iams, ol New Hediord; senmeu, Joseph G. lteig, George Samuels, John Williams, J, T. 1. Harding, Metfil Deunuru, riortry tjouaalvo.-, Manuel Deundid aud Joseph Pasen, all ol New lied lord, aud George H. Thurston, ot Keeno; ordinary aeumeu, frranclico Antolne Gomez, ot Dartmouth, and Wi.liam Stevens, of St. Helena; groouband, Edwin Spriughast, ol Kuchburg. _____ TUB TENSAS PAKIdtt TIIOUI3LES. [by 1KLLORAI u TO the hkbald. ] NaTciuz, Miss., Oct. 18, 1878. Tbe cxcitemcol in Tensas pariah baa almost entirely subsided, and the negrooa have gone to tbeir cotton picking. A despatch was received to-day asking tbat no further aid be sent to Waterproof. The lessee, so lar aa we can laarn, amount to only tba death ol Cap tain Peck and tbe wounding ol tbrca coloiod men and tba burning of Mosa, Wiaa h Go.'s gin, with sixty baiea ol cotton. okioia or Tint TKouin.a. Tbo oauao ol tue dilllculty was doubtless tne nomination ol Meacrs. Cornell aod Kotiater lor parish judge an I Sheriff, both republicans, by tbe democratic party. Both bid become ob noxious lo tho negroes and the negrooe presented a ticket oa wpiub ware two ol tbe most consistent democrats lu tbe parish, as a lusiou tioket, but it waa reiuaud by ibe d> moorats, aud Cordell aod Kegistor placed on tbe democratic ticket. A HUl'ILICMKMrAKY DimCULTY. To-day there is considerable excitement In Concor; d>a parish, opposite this city. Many <>l' tbo uegtoca while tl.o uilllcultiea existed in iensaa leit their bomes aud weut to tbo assistance ol their irieud* They bave betu apprehensive that tbe van ItOanue ol tbe Irlanda ol tbe murdered Gap taiu Puck would be vlaltad ou them. A party ol some llirae nannies* travellers wss llred upon by tha alarmed negroes uudor tba im preaaion th .t they were tbe sdvance gusrd ol their eu> mies. Kortuuateiy no damage reaulted Iroin ti.e volley axcopl the kill'ug ol a horse ol ono ol the party. Judgo Mayo, who haa tbo conllilrnce ol tba coiored people ol Concor dm parish, vianed tbe ne groes, but lalled In quieting their al irm, aud lurtber trouble may posaibly occur in that parish. OFFLNOfcD OIL PltoDUCEUH. iBX 1XLKUUAPU TO T1IK U Kit ALU.] biAnrnRO, Pa., Oct. 1H, 187S. Mr. atoCanillees, Sncrctary ol Ictorual Affaire ol tbia Hiate, waa hung in sllasy here Inst nlgut, aud in all tbo principsi towns ol tbu oil regions, hy ibu oil pro duoera, lo wbum be haa reeonlly become ollens vo by bia roport lu lavor ol tho oil aud railroad monopolies. On tho breast ol tbe < Oegy weru tbo words, "Mo Uandless, llwware I" and <i*ngllng from Ihe leel ??? a placard lUKcrioad, "K. lib," supposed to bo the myatio aigu el a secret organisuion ot auil-uionopolista. llAlLiiUAD DECISION. HAHTroKU, Conn., Oct. 18, 1878> In ibe United Rtatcs Circuit Court lo-day in iha suit of tbe New York and Now Kuglaud Haiiroad to obtain posseasion ol tba llaMlord, Providonee and Kisbkill road, Judge Mbipnian made a final decree > granting imnirdlate poasessio i. I no trustees oi the Harlloril, Piovidence ami Kltukill mortgage ol $1,< b'MXJO accordingly trauslerrod tnn property to the New York and New Knglaiift niaa, and It la now operated by the ocmpaty. Tho |6ii0,ooo itiirigaga lipid by tbu city ol Providence has been paid; all ine Hotting debt lias tn rn pnid and easn deposited In i bank lo not ibe bonda not vei uraaenUit. BKAUMONT, thk OPIUM BAT Bit. THE WOULD-BE ASS.lSSIS OF AGNES H LI DEN MiKJCS A SECOND ATTEMPT ON U13 Li.EE IN 1H1 JAIL AT PATKUSON, N. J.?THE colonel's matrimonial CAHEIB?HIS VIC TIM IS A CRITICAL CONDITION. Colouel Leroy Bouuinoul, who wag arrmlod at Patersou, N. J., lute ou Thursday night lor an attempt to murder bll nilsiresf, Agnes Helden, was yesterday brought belore Judgo Warren in ibe I'olloe Court, and, ufter an examination, committed tu default ol $'Z,6dO ball. The girl is 111 a very crltl. cat condition, bor forehoaa boin,' crushod uud mutilated borrlbly by the repealed blows Iroin the bat( ot the revolver lu the hands of Beaumont. He bad, during the latter porilou of the ussuull, taken her bend under bis leit arm wblle with the pistol in bis rtgbl hand be dealt ber beuvy blow* over bor (ace and forehand. Tbe girl was a trifle belter laat night, but bur recovery la regarded aa doubtluL AXOTHIR ATTKMPT AT SUICIDE. ?bout two o'clock yesterday morulug, after bis attempt to commit eulclde by banging himself with bis suspenders In his cell at tbe station bouse, baa been frustrated, Beaumont uiado another most determiued attempt ou bis life. Either bis bands liaa heeu insecurely confined In tbe hund culfs put on alter be was cut down and resusouated, or else bo has had assmtauce Irotu without, lor tbo olli or lu charge, upon going to bis cell, louud bun again at liberty to uso bis bands, aud upon a closer inspection he discovered ibut on tbe floor of tho ceil was u lurge pool of blood. Tbe prl.-ouer wus ex amined und It was lound tbat he bad opened u main artery in his left arm. Tben tbe question arose as to bow be bad ellected tbe incision, aud tbe prisoner waa more olosely searched, when It was found tbat be bad secreted about bis person a largo seal ring in wbicb was concealed a small blade, about half an inoh in length, oporatod by a spring. A physician was at once sutumoued, tbe flow cl blood stopped, aud froia that time Beuuuionl bus noon closely wtilcliod. AN KUIIAT1C LIM. A reporter of the Hkuald last eveniae obtained tho lollowmg story of Beaumont's lilo irom Airs. Susan Moore, tbo proprietress of a lager boer saloon in Forsyth atroet, who claims to b? tbe Colonel's wile. She said bis correct name was Henry Loruy Beaumont, but that be sometimes went by tbo aliases ol Colonel Leray Beaumont, Htnry Dovereaux and"theCruzy Diver." On tbo 10th day of Jane, 1677, she was introduced to Beautuont, her name then boing Susan Moore. She was a widow, baving burled ber husband a your or so provious. Beaumont professed to bavo b on smitten with ber, I and beloro they were acquainted twonty-four hours be asked bor band In murriage. Sho at first refused, hut Beaumont Insisted, promising that she should live in flue style aud prolesaiug to bo a man of tueuup. lie said be belonged to a good Southern lumily, that be had beou boru lu South Carolina aud that bo owned property in Washington, It. C., South Caro lina aud ouior Southern States. MAKIUHD. His business, according to himself, was tbat of a diver In the United Status Submarine Corps, wbicb, bo suid, uHorued him an ample Incomc. He told Mr*. Moore that he bad Just boeu granted a vacation lor tnroe months aud promised if sue would tnurry him to tuko bor to Uermauy to seo ber relutive*. This last proposition mudo tho woman relent, aud as Beaumont appeared to bo a mm ol m?ana aud oduculiou, uud, as she was anxious to visit Uermauy, She promised to be his wile. To use her own words, she thought he wus a uood match. Although she did not love blm she Imagined that tune would make a difference, Beaumont in sisted on belug married without delay, und ' told bis iiin*need that be wished to have the ceremony performed in Boston, as bn was well acquainted there, She accompanied him to tbo Hub, uud ou June 12 they were united by tbe Itev. Henry A. Cooke at tbe ialter's residence in West Canton street, lu proof ot Ibis Mrs. Moore showed tbo writer bor marriage Oeriihcate. tuk wira'a disoovsry. Btaumont seemed woil acquainted In Boiton, and took his wife into tbe most labhionable circles, wbere be was well received. He also Introduced bor to totuo ol the wealthiest people lu Lyuu, Full BiVer aud otborfjpluces in Massachusetts. Ho bad plenty ol uioney aud scattered it with a lavish band. Ou the second day alter their marriage Beau mont's wilo not'ced something curious lu bU actions, which continued for several hours. H.j beemcd to b<i very nervoos, aud acted as II be was oat ol his tniud. When bo came to his seusos he told ber that she must not bu irigutened whou ue acted lu that manner, as be bad heeu an opium eater tor a uutnoor of years and cou.d not give up the habit. TUX COL'INKL'S KCOKNTBICITUta, Altor a week lieuuuiout proposed to como to Now York, aud ou bis arrival repaired to No. 100 fclltu street, wbero bis brtuc nad u houso lurnlsbed tore ceivo bun, the home of her first husband. Beuuiuout Was only tuere a lew duyg when be told his wilo that he Dud boou called to Washington ou urgent business, and to ber ustonisbuioul stalled witnout leaving ber one penny to keep her during bis absence. Ho ?aid be baa been called to Wasuington to look alter some of his properly, and would bo back iu a fow days, ileaumoul returned in a monin aud brought with him plenty ol mouey, but iroin that lliue no would remain at homo only two or three days at a lime, aud on h<a departure be luvariably lull bis wilo without niouey enough to buy a loal of bread. He continued bis use ol opium to such au extern that no could not sleep at uigbls, and used to roam through tho rooms with a pistol cocked in his baud, pointing ll occa-lonally at imaginary foes. Very ofien be woald come to bis wile's btdside, aud, placlug the pistol at hor head, would niako bur swear thul hum luvod Uim. ttfcPARATKD. At last, alter three months of marriod lifo with Bcaumout, Bis wile, tbiukiug that be would kill tier ?u Home ol bis crazy moments, deturuiluud to sepa rate ironi bnu. Wueu she louud Beaumont In bis sober reuses sUo inloruiod UIUI of Ibis fact, aud be oO*r*d uo objection*, but, on the cou. trary, as she says, uu tbat same uigbt brought tbe girl, Ague* Heiden, Into tbe bouse uod introduced hor us bis new flatus. Mrs. Mooro win ualr 100 glmi to get rid 01 bun, and told Mis* ll<lduu tbat sbe Honed tUuy would net along well together. Mr*. Moore say* tliut Heautuout Wis ii.lroduced lo Agnes llelden by a policeuiuu uo llie llowery, Sliu ulso suys tbat Agnes lull iiliu two luoulns iigo for a niau who goes by tuc uua.0 ol "Liulc Uvorge." Miss lienleu lived wail Ibis luau lu Twelltu .urecl, until Uuaumoul louud bcr out, sod becoming airaid tbat be would kill bcr, Agues It'll New York lor ber parents' resi dence iu ralersou. liuuuuiout leu back ou bis wit* when Agnus loll In m, aud Mrs. Moor* a ays sue bad to support bitu lor somo time. iSil.1 ON Till SCKKK. On Ibursdajr morning IStsumonl called at bis wile's saloon, accompanied by Mr. Uoidou. tbe lalbor, una Mr. Kasseil, tbe broiDor-lb-law ol thu girl, i be ior*e were *oin*what uuuer lue mllueuco oi liquor auu Unauiuoul suetnuj to bav* plenty ol money. Mr. Ueideu asasd Mrs. M oorc w hether sbe was Beaumont's wile, and stie ro|>Mu>i by s lowing bur mn< riagc carliUcal*. Ucauuioui tlieu claimed lual be wa* uivorcod aud wauled Mrs. Mooro to coluclde Willi him. but tbls sbe reiused to do. Mr. lleideu becntuo v?ry angry and asiced Beaumont what right he bsd to marry nls dsugbter Agues wneu he bud a wile living. Tb* latter made uo roply, aud was warned by Mr. ileiueu never lo cross bis Ibresuold again. 1'bis seemod lo exclia Beaumont, auu bo drew a kulfo and alleiupted lu cut uis throul. tie was seited, however, abd the kuiie taken away Irom biiu by Mrs. Moore, lue 1st ler, ulrald tbai bosuinoni wou d injure her, as lie oi leu tbreulened to kill ber, coaxed uiui lo sua Mr. Hoideu to iue lerry, and sue aem lor a coacli to laku iii mii there, telling ibe driver il lleauraoni did uol pay tbe bill to call ou ber lor the amount Menuiuoul returned id ?n bour lu a dllluruu l coach aud Mrs. Moore bid i,email. Mot being nbie lo Uuu ber b* ?sft wilb Mr. liuldeii, who hid ooute buck witu blin. mkh. sihihk'k coxviuriox. -.Mrs. Moore a*;* more is auuin mysiery attached to Beaumont. (the uever met any Ol Ins relative*. uod never could Hud out where bu nuiuo the money wblcb he w?s aooustoinod lo soond. Al one tune iiu told her lluil b* Was attaoiied lo tbe L'uited Males .luluuanu* corps, al auoilier ibat lie waa employed a* a diver bv a coast wrecmug oompauy on ."taien Islnud, aud iccordlng 10 III* last story lie Was connected Willi U.'tierill NeWiob'S olllce. Mrs. Moor* tumle inquiries ill all ib.'so place* mil was lu. loriued that uo such uiab bad ever liuau uiuplayed by llieiu. OS ClllTTCIIKS Ab<?ut a y**r slnco lieiiuoioni made a claim on Ibe Krie Hallway Ooinnauy tor daiuugea ocois oneu, aa ne alleged, by a deKcuve piauk iu ibe dopol pin li>rui al 1'iiersfio. lie had alulued from tbe lOI'iO f. M. train, cuighl bis I iOl lu llie crevice aud l*il. Uusuiuout prslended 10 have lamed binisulf, probably lor ule. Uu brought at mat lime a toiler irum ab olllcur high iu Ibe I'uilvd Stales service, deliiaiidiug ol llie Krio Company mat ihey selile Justly Willi Ibe Coiouai or 11 should be made au IsSUc wild llie govern men I, as lie w s iheu attached lo the i-uuuiariue corps. I'll* Krie road settled wllb Boau mo in lor u law hundred dollars, aud be then llirew away the cruicbes bu bad used slbc* Ibe aocitteut. TIIS 1114 K K N - K Y K11 *IIW?T*H. Wlillo still bouiiliug about ou eruicuus littl Decon ber bo Was out obu night iu cumpany w lib Agnes uu Will.* Hireet, l'uior.-on, wneu a mere boy wboin Hi* girl bad kuowu at school met llieiu uud addressed ber Willi, "How u'y* do, Atglt f" I he next luo!ii*ui ihu Oolonei h id Ins revolvur nut and wan bisxii.g away ul ibe lad, who ran, one shot dbly taking eiluct, in in* unn. Kor Ibis **c?p?do a wairahi bas boon out lor lleauinoDt over kmee, but Hio police w*re unable lo lay hands ou biui buiom Thursday ulght. TIIAT MKMOUAHbH XIUHT. 1 ho troubl* buiwueu Uuuumuni aud Agnes arose on tbitmubt irom his persistence to slay al the bouse ol her lather aud to sleep up stairs. He list! been pur mined to sleep on a Iouuko below stairs the ulghl previous, the ilrsl thai ho had h*cn In l'siarson for intiio time. Upon the girl's rciussl lo allow linn lo sleup up tiair* he suiced n Isrcn glass lamp aud h'Jrie.l il at ber head. Il struck hor siioulder aud lolltcied a irignilui wound. Theu, Irigbieued by uis wilu be* i tiaviuc. Annua bawaad bat atausislar. m Mra. [ Roadie, of No. 60 Cross street, to tako her homo wit? her; :>ud li w4m while pussin.! uloug Murkel street about an Hour ulterwurd that Heuuinont, who UuU lell tiio house niter throwing ibo lump, drove luriously up iu a back, alighted uiid shot ai Agues aud tlieit beat bur with the weapon. He said bu thought tbo was eouiK lo keep anappointment with a lover; lie nee bis madueaa, KFCAHUKIl Aft IMHASB. IVhen urreiteu Ueauinonl crammed a latge roll of bauk bills, diamond plu, ruin and oibor urticles of Jeneiry into bis mouth, au<l in the struggle to tuke ilioin out again a cuusiderablo amount ot in >i:*y m bills w.is cliuwoit and destroyed by iue inluriute i ui mi. It is the gensrul linpre.-sian ol ibose who ku^w ins Coiouel best thai bis proper pluue is in a iuuaitt asylum. FIRST FAMILIES IN ToURT. A COLORED KENTUCKIVS SUES A NUMBER OB 1'ItOMINKNT CITlZlCNB FoB rOBCIULE EXPUL SION FltoM THE STATE. [iJY TELEGUAl'U TO THE HERALD. 1 IjOCTihyili.r, Ky., Oot. 18, 1878. Id the United States District Court to-day a case ol rattier remarkable ebar<oter win called, binltb Raid, colored, claims $10,1)00 from Milton Asherand other*, wbo are denominated the beat citiions of Henry oouuty, Ky. Hold claim* to bare been foruibly driven out ol Houry coauty andor penalty of death, in company witu bit family and | relatives, on tbo 4th of Angus!, 1877. De fendants churgo that they compelled R id to leuvo to avoid bloodshed, which they uvor was bound to occur in cage bo remained. Aa Held wu? | telling a story in eflect Unit Mio wlvca and duuuhtcri of certain reputable perilous ol Henry county b id Oceii guilty of improper imiruacy wltn bimsell and other male relatives these women would hav? mobbed Rcld und bit iamily, uud hence there was i desire on the part ol the best citizens of ibat locality lo have unu leave their county. MUKA1, HLASlON WITH ItKYOI.VKKS. Reld'f story is tbui be was ut work iu hi* gardon, wbeu a number ol men csmo up lo his uouso aud .u <|Uir?d lor Uim. Several oi the uieu surrounded liu house while others went Into it, und several came buck toward the garden where ho was ul work. Whoa they saw in in be started to run, eight or teu shot* beiuK bred alter luui, wblcb bad ttio elleci ol clop ping nnu. They catuu up aud arrested him. All were beuvlly urnicd with revolvers and navy plsiols. A man caught bold of each arm and led hun lo lb* depot ul New Cumpbellsburg, while otOera sur rounded bis brother, Frank Held: his faihor-iu-luw, Allen .Scott; his mother, Aduline Oliver; James Gur rett, Charley Perry and Nelsou Garrou, all ol whom were lukeu into Ibe dnpui strongly guurdoj. HAXISUHI) L'.NUKK OATH. Cockod pistols were placed at their beads and oacn and overy one ol the puny wus mude to hold up liu bauds uud solemnly swear lo leave the Slate, uever to return, under a throat thai If the oath should ever bo broken mstani death by buuitlng or boing shot would bu tlia poually. They were all put on ma train and led the Siute ul once, giuco lbs occurrence Held bus beou living in Indiana, coming over lo uls trial ibis morning in company with bis roluiivoe thai bud been bauished witu htm uud a large uu in bar ol wit nesses. Mucn excitement utiends the trial. THE JACKSO.N-KOUERS TRAGEDY. GOVERNOR FORTER SlYa TUB OOILT? MB! SHALL BE ARUB3T2D IF TUB If ABE IN TH1 STATE. [BY TELEGRAPH TO TUB IIEUALD.1 Nasuvillh, 1'eon., Oct. 18. 1878. Your correspondent culled on Governor Junius U, Porter to-duy and asked bun what action he proposed to tako will) reference lo the guilty parties concerned in the Jackaon-Kogera tragedy, ot Tasewell county no torloty. He said tbat tbo crime having been oomrnii* tod in Keuiucky, be suppoaed a requisition would be made upon biin by tbo Oovernor of Kentucky lor these parties. ? Whenever that is done," aald be Willi empDaslH, "I Intend to have tbom arrosled. If may can bo found in Tennessee ail tb? powoi and authority of the State to aocara then arrest will bo employod, but 1 can di nothing uutil a demand mail be made npon mo by thi Governor of Kentucky. As tbo case stands now 1 cai do no more in Tennessee iu regard to them than It thej were Iu New York. 1 see by the correspondouoe iu tue Hjcualu thai Rogers, the murderer ol Jackson, toils iho corrosponueut mat no oaunol be arrested iu ieunessee. Ih*l la simply all beau, and be will soou discover the lact should the Govornor ot Keutuoay make a requisition on ma. ilia money, ol wbieti ho boasts, will do biui no good. 1 b.ve sent lo iue Attorney General of t'lalborua couuty tor ull the lacts iu the -?me- It seems not a Utile strange that the Jailer ol L'ba uon, Ky., abould nave surrendered Jucsson wKhouia warrant ircm tue Governor ot Kenluoky. Tbat Jailor ought to be Investigated. 1 suppose ibat wneu lu diciineuis tor kiduuppiug uud murder shull oe touud Hie Guveruur ul Kentucky will send a requisition lor the kidnapper* aud murderers, aud my requisition lor them will oe promptly giveu, aud they win sillier oa arrested or driveu Irom tbo Statu. The ideaol warder* ers concealing ihoinsoives away In the mouuiaiu lunt* nosies ol louuessee aud suocesalully deiyiug arrest ll exploded. Illicit distillers not loug since murdertdjotiu Coopor, a Icdural ollicer. Tney thought they coitlo muruur a federal ollicer with Impunity and gal iree ol arrest; uut a* soou as 1 received a telegram announc ing li.o committal ol tbu oriuie 1 immediately tele graphed rewurda lor them. Meu were put on their trail, who tracked iheui ihrujgh a howung wilder ness, inrougli lesoiuie mouulsiu pusses, and llnaliy huulel them down, travelling buudrods of miles, and hnailv overtaking flsWlM Emmerte alter a week's laborioua Jouruey, uud Abo Wilson in about litres wseks iu the mountains ol Western Norm Carolina, Ollloers are uow on tho trail ol tue tbiru mm, Hutson, a marine, aud hia capture II he ? ll li remaiui iu the state is a mailer oi cerlaiuty. Roger* and till party aro uow in these same mouulaina, but tbay lot will bo tracked und huuted uowu aud toe law vindt caled.'' TilOMAtf DOYLE'S PAEDON. OOT?BNOU KOlUNSON'b iiKAbONS fOS IitillXTINfl HIS SENTENCE. Aujaat, Oot. IS, 1878? In tbe mailer ol the pardon ol Thomas K Doyle, tbl liquor seller who waa sentenced by Itacordor llitckoil to thirty daya' impriaoumont lor aoillng liquor wtiu. out a licunav, Uoveruor Kobinsou tiled llio loilowlnj memorandum ol reaeona lor ih* pardon: ? riKini.nl' Doyle wu Indicted for selling liquor without a license ou the Ultn <l*r of May, 1H7M. lie pleaded guilt} by advioo 01 euunael. and ??> sentenced by tue Itoconer 10 imprisonment iu ilia I'enll. uiiarr 01 the uliy ol M* Virt lor llio term ol tuiriy da/a. il appears irom tliu coriilleaio ol l.ie Commissioner* ol bictiu And Ibo admission of the District tuurncy thai III March last Mr. Doyla niadu ap p Icatlon tor a license una paid the Hoard oi Kxelse 57.? thereior: that the upDllcailnn ?a> favorably reported upon, anil I Ml w.ia ulvan ? lu?m.< wui, h, iu ilia laUKUa^o oi ibe Coiuiuiaa'onera' certincaie, was 10 commence ou ilia 1st ?f M.iy, M7M. and lo expire ou lue Isl of ?iay. IM7U. so lliai llio <lay on a Inch hu ?u claimed lo have "denied I* oik ol thine uti wulcli the Couiuiiaiiunars rerlily he bud paid lor and eutaluO'l Ilia leiral right to kvll. I he ant iorlll^a had no rlitht lo lake His Medina money and then prosecute bliu because lUalr own tar nlu s? Usa deiayud tna delivery ol Ilia license. Il i* kI?i. >1 lual nli mea ul hum/ <i.i rnadu uuuar a u.ie?PpreUeusiun ol extrajudicial statements ol the Court, but tula doe> uol alf.-et the merit* of the ease. Kor the reasou Orel above Riven. tii.it hli prosecution waa lias.nl upon the meruit lecimicall ty. and lila luiprlioniuent uitaiiy unjust and iiu pr .p ir lie le lo-day oanluiiad. D.itnct Attorney l'nolpa wrote a latter to tbe 0 >*? ernor rciativo to the pardon, id wbicb heeaya:?"He (Doyle) claims that 111* plea wan entered in view ol and relying upon a etaioiuent puuiicly mad# by the Recorder aouiu time since. luai bo abouid not lafliul linprlaouiueut lor a Ural oQi-Uco, and II la true mat n.rao eucb itnuouncotnuul waa made some time ago by Hie llweorder. TIIE HAYDi^N JiXPEDUION. Wahid koto.*, Oct. 18, 1879. A letter waa received by ilia Secretary of tbo loU> rlor to-day Irom i'rolosaor lfoydeu reporting bis ar rival at Cboyeuho on Hie U.h ihSL, and giving newa ol ibo safely ol tbeao portions ol tbe aurvuy expedl tlou tliat are still in tbo Hold. Ho says tnat wlib the exception ol aoino utulea aiulen Irom tbe Wilson de tuciimeui no lo-.ses navj occurred to lue eurvoy dur lug ibo aumiuur Ho reporta Ibat ibo work of tbe survey, tuouglt interrupted irutn tlmo to time uy ?lor III.-, tin gouu OU ali'ttJily, and ibu! two tuna ol specimens aro ou iiioir way lroiu UuXuuian. UNITED bt AT Ea KUFiiEME COUET. WabiiikotoX, Oct. 18, 1878. On motion ol Mr. Lolvb iiubmaon, Edward Uolatun, Kaq., ol Clnoiiinail, Ubio, waa admtltad to practice. No. 7. William (ilenny, nppellonl, va. Solomon aud Marlba Laogdou ? Argument ooucludad by Mr. K I'. cr iwiord lor appellant. I'be anil coines tip en an appoul irom tbe Circuit Court Ol tlio Southern Die irici oi Ubio, uud luvolvea ilo <|uuiiiou of oiodiiora atucblbg luo pioporiy ol a di^ciinrgou bankrupt after he bad uoea ho diaeiinrgnd, lllu iillo^utlon baing tint liStig.loh lulled lo eohedulu all Ull aaaeia uud Ibal bi< uaaigbeu took no pains lo aiuurtaiu wbetber be bad il nio . full rdum ol ail bis pu**ea?ions. No. V. K.lnn llillctl at ai., appjllauta, va Kanaaa I'acillo ItnilWuy C Jill pint, oi iiL ? I'riS'ud. No. 11- CUarlaa Uupoud, pl.ui.till In orror, Va. linn Hull Wcygiittt, fkLCUir.a, lie. ? Diamuacd under uiu? touutii rul". No. 13. Mumpbia and Charleston Itallroad Company, pluiuilU iu error va. Ibo Miute oi leuncaaee, et ul.? l'llaM Noh. 14, li 10, 17. Tbomiia S. Dobbina and Qeorgl dpunck, pliniiiilla iu error, va. Viiu Uullod riiatoa.? Paa?ed. No. IU. Dnuiol Hand, plululift In error, va. Jo naoi llogood, aubillluU'd, fir. ? l'naaud. No. rn Henry Gnrke ei ai., appollanla, va. Mar| A. aud Ueorge H. deaverna, ,Vu ?l'n>aod. No. Ud. limMo Kigoe Uauaaua, eXocutril, ha., plnln lt II iu orror, va. Hie Unit mi .stiiiea. ? Arguod by Mr. \?. M aclarl Hill IIlid M r. William l?. Mlipm.in lor plaintin in error, aud Mr. Solicitor Ueuerai Phiuipa lor USiuituaiu iu orror. Adiourued uutn Moudar at iMatra o'llnak.