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arrived here, and two German and one
Austrian warships are expected.
Fighting is going on between Turks '
and Greeks at Topsrhin, in the Vardar;
valley, about fifteen miles northwest of
Saloniki, and also at Sorovitch, about ,
thirty miles south of Monastir. The J
Turks appear t-> nave the advantage '
thus far.
Abdul Hamid Arrives.
FONSTANTINOPLF.. November L*? j
The German cunbeat Loreiey. bringing
ex-Sultan Abdul llamid front Saloniki.
irrived here toda\ Abdul llamid and
the women of the hart tn are to be placed
for the present in Beyler Hey Palace, on
the Asiatic side of the llosphorus.
t.
Britain Sends Cruisers.
j
MALTA. November 2.?The British
users Bar < m. Weymouth and Medea
:ivr> been intercepted by wireless and .
cored to fnfl to the Levant forthwith.
Germany Accepts Proposal.
H BR LIN. November 2.?Germany hts ^
accepted the proposal made by Fr?n h
Premier Point-are regarding the fount
which intervention in the Balkan situation
by the Luropean powers shall ;
take, according to an announcement
r.iaue by the loreign office here today j
' he proposal does not contain any plan j
r the settlement of the Balkan t> rri- i r
'orial situation. ! >,
It ts understood that t!ie, Fren<-h rro- .
:-osa.1 represents also ttie Anglo-Russian
* ii w. Therefore, as ikrniitnv is acting
:i accord with lier allies, all the powers
.re united.
ARMY OF BESIEGERS
BEFORE ADRIANOPLE
TO BE STRENGTHENED
ViKXN'A, Austria, November 2.?Now >
t tat the Turkish main army is as good j
- destroyed, the Bulgarian array of hi- ;
A'-stment around Ailrianople will toe j
strengthened attain . nil the assault on I
tlie fortress continued with Increased '
nergy, according t the correspondent 1 i
of the Reichsroth with the Bulgarian i ,
army. I ?
While the ere at battle between the ' ,
'forks and Bulgarians was going on, ,
further to tin south the Bulparian siege1 .
it tin* posted at Kaoikcui \\ e.lneselay : j
bombarded the Turkish works h. longing .
to the pro up on the northwest front of j
Adrianople, of whh-h T>-hatu1ja fort is
the renter. j :
This fort, which 1> ars the same name!,
as the line of defi uses lx fore Oonstan- !
tinople. is trie strongest of those sur- '
rounding- Ailrianople to which it forms j
the actual key, and its capture would '
bring about the fall of th<- city. It is
thoupht. however, that the parrison will '
be starved out.
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Bombarded Eigfbt Hours. I
I
Tiie bombardment front Kadikeui was j
kept up for eight 1 "ars Wednesday and i *
then, after a:, int. rvai, resunnd. The
effect of the Bulgarian shells was severe.
The reply of the Turki.-di puns was ineffective.
In the meantime a column of Buiga
rians advanced t > attack in the direction !
of Maras, and stron detachments also '
were- launched ap.i'nst Karagach fort,
southwest of thi city. 1
The Turkish garrison, which is estimated
at do.ooo nn n. made numerous sorties
at various po nts.
Since last right a fearful battle has
l>een raping with ' -iring success near
the bridge over t: e Mar tza river a* Ma- , ,
i-?s. The Turks L \ 1 ext raord.nary ,
stubbornness, com i iailv !.rir?pipp up
fresh reservts and h : dig t'netn ir.to the 1
11*111.
This has ! -< n tie 1 t 'uinary battle
the Bulgaria: a--r . .1 ? ? --ustair.
l>ef??re Adr.on ; e iriL.i .n troops
theplayed a coinpiec ont* nipt for death. |
WASHINGTON 1?N HIT i
IN WRECK ON AIR LINE]1
Accident Causes Death of Express
Messenger?Rev. Dr. j
Bower a Passenger. i
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PETERSBURG. Va . November 2 ?The ' 1
Seaboard Air Line tracks were cleared 1 1
this morning of the wreckage of the j j
Searboard Aire Line fast through passenger
train which w. - derailed ?iear
Kress, Brunswick county, at 4 o'clock
yesterday afternoon. A detective rail
on an embankment ;.t a curve is sup- J
posed to have s ! the accident. The '
engine, at fu i speed, rolled ov?-r. drag- ,
ging two express < : . > with it. Engineer 1
M. \V. Tiahe of Knleig-h. N. C. and his '
colored lirtman were flung clear of the ! i
engine. j i
Tifihe was bruised, tl i.egro may )?e 1
hurt internally. 1>. i. P> gram of ii^n- :
let. N. C.. express messenger, was cruah-jj
ed to death ii? his car. and the hip of it
.Messenger T? mas A. Williams of 1
ILnurtaburg. N. vu broken. Sinn- '
sengers Henry A ott. K. < >. McKnlght
and 1- A. Morris ?.f Washington, 1).
\\ !'.' bruised and suo.-ked in the rolling j
a:. A r?-li?-f train -M the v< r>-lv i
injured here. Tl - < : . - w re -Tt on to 1
Washington. No pass* ;g? :s w ere hurt. ! <
t iough all were sharj .- ..ken. Ij
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Account Given hv Passenger. I
K'v. S. A. leaver, r-a.-tor of North
minster Presbyterian Churcn, 11th street
and KlioiJv Is and avenue northwest, was
a passenger on t e northbound train of
the Seaboard A.: Uiie, winch was
wrecked ; m> rday e.t itii; at Kress. Va.,
a station about twenty miles south of i
Petersburg
Iir. Ikitt.-r >1 today tl at a spread
iail is supposed to 1 i\ e o< n r? sponsible
:or tiie wr. k.
"The tram, w: . i. was composed of a
mail car. two ?xyr?* urs and seven
oucl es. wa- goll.g a* '!: lille of a'rout
?! irty-nvt i:. . . our. -.t.d i ?r. 1 rower
today. a okt r. ot -pread rail'
a td the i<? it av * tie- |
i ":i k II -d i a g..?;e a hundred!
.ee? fa"' <r v - .id i nv> plunged from
a high trestl.
"i f t < ai r-.ir rolled down
an * moa:. t <?v> . ' irn<*d. Tile
. v. ? \ ai d' li.oosited and
1 . , ..... 1 T tl*. passenger i
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Wreck Causes Excitement.
.'. e ai , . . ,| t;.e , threw
lhe pusseng. :> from t :i seats, and for
a time turn was considerable excitement.
Many of t .e puss. :.gcrs \\?re dying anil
screaming, but will :a a short time the
* onductor and brakenic-n had quieted
litem. '
L>r. ll.?w, i w i.- it-turning to this city
Irvni fc>unford, N. <
VESSEL AND CREW LOST.
(
Aviator Goes to Wrecked Schooner, |
But Is Unable to Aid.
MAiiSliF111 L.I>, oil- . November 2.?
The steel gasoline schooner Osprey and
her entire crew of six una were lost
at the entrance of the port of .ilarxh- !
held when the vessel crashed into the !
jetty in a heu\y sea. '"apt. Jacobson
attempted to bring the schooner in over
the bar where tin waves were running
mountain high, but the wind failed him
and his boat was swept down on tbu
jetty. The .- <a drove across th
chooner'b deck1-, and the entire crew
were caxried overboard.
Aviator Chrlstoffersun of Portland,
with a newspaper reporter, made two
trips out over the wrecked vessel in
his bipl^e. but could do nothing.
WORK UPJUDCET!
Departments Will Ask Con?
gress for $1,100,000,000.
SLIGHT INCREASE SHOWI\
Hitchcok to Call for $10.000.00C
for Parcels Post.
ESTIMATES WITH PRINTER
President Taft and Cabinet Will Go
Over Figures When He Returns
to Washington.
Tin estimates of the government department.
for the cost of running the
:ov< rnm?nt during the fiscal year t>eginling
.July 1. 1".UM. are now in the hands of
he government printer, and. from the Inormation
obtained today, it can be prelicted
that Congress will be as>ked to appropriate
at the coming short session
Marly Sl.lOtM^to.Qno. As Congress will
nave at the outside on'y eighty working
lays in which to allot this vast sum, it
\ill be necessary to appropriate money
it the rate of between SHUH> and
KJ.tXH) a day.
The estimates will show, as a rule,
'light increases from the figures of last
ear.
Cost of Parcels Post.
One of the causes of increases in this
roar's appropriations will he the neees-ilv
of Providing for the parcels posl
service. Congress appropriated only- S750"?>
for the institution of this service. It
s known that it will be necessary to expend
the greater part of this sum for the
purchase of minor details of equipment,
lust .is soon as Congress convenes Postmaster
Oenoral Hitchcock will call f'?r at
merceney appropriation, which may run
is high as Slo.ooo <>0?>.
Just as soon as the I*resident returns tc
Aashington following the election the
stimatcs will he pone over by him with
lie cabinet and will have to be approved
iy that body before they are transmitted
:o Conpress. Meanwliile they are being
irinted and the clerk of the House apuopr
ations committee is heinp supplied
vith copies so that drafts of the appropriation
hills can he made and be ready
for the House appropriations comnrttet
iust as soon as the members care to pet
:o work on them.
Personnel to Stand.
There will be very few reductions in thf
personnel of the government service provided
in this year's tipures. Most of thf
bureaus and divisions have reduced thf
numb* r of their employes to rock bottom.
..nd in some cases the removal of a
single worker would cripple a whole bureau.
Pres:dent Taft has issued no new ordet
t. economize to the hfads of departments
They have understood all along,
it is stated, that they must keep expenditur
s down to the very lowest poss'bh
basis, and no new instructions are necessary.
MP FOR HOSPITAL
Freedmen's Needs Building for
Pathological Work, Says
Dr. Warfield.
extension of the facilities of Freedmen's
Hospital by the erection of a
building for pathological work: increase
in the working force and satisfaction
of other needs are applied for
in the annual report of Dr. W. A. Warfield.
surgeon in chief, directing the
institution, made to the Secretary ol
the Interior.
The report covers the fiscal year ending
Jiine 30, was submitted of date
August 10, and is today made public
In his recommendation L>r. Warfield
?<iy s i
" In the last annual report several urgent
ard important needs were pointed
iut as nc^-sary to render more efii n-nl
service. No re.ief having been provided,
the> still exist and are therefore renewed.
First and foremost is the urgent necessity
of a building for pathological workPhis
is of primary importance as offerng
the only mean- for a scientific study
if diseases ar.d the saf< st ajjd surest way
to obta.n recoveries therefrom. Such a
tiuilding, it is estimated, will cost Siil.'Mi
Wants More Employes.
"An Increase in the force of employes
s of e<4U?! Importance. By the addition
if the following, better work can be done,
tnd the long hours of daily service whirl
many of the employes now perform car
r>e reduced to the greater satisfaction ol
ill concerned.
Stotes keeper, #1,400; engineer, $1,000
two firemen. $7;?, $l,44o. assistant anasthetist,
director of clinics, STifo
laundry man, $300; cook, #300; ten pupi
nurses, * >?, -Vl-A); two telephone operators
#700; tnree laborers, j-WO, #HOO; tw<
maids, .<???, *tioO. seamstress, $300; dish
washer, $.*> ; amtiuiance driver, $3t?.
"A refrigerating plant should be in
stalled at an early date so as to provid<
proper facilities for keeping perishabh
foodstuff, and also to enable the hospita
to ketp the remains of deceased patient:
in a desirable state of preservation unti
removed therefrom. The cost of the in
stauation ot this plant would not ex
i M.ooO.
"An ash conveyor to complete the re
modeling of the central heating and pou
er piant, which will cost $3,000, is alsi
needed.
"A fence inclosing the grounds i
among the urgent needs. Nothing tai
be done In the way of beautifying th<
Ntm?. nor can they be utilized for tin
benefit of the patients until properl;
fenced, which will cost, it is thought, no
more than >111,?*??."
Many Patients Treated.
Including h".Ki births, there were
patients treated during the fiscal yea
ending June IStK The number lias beei
on the int r? ase for the last thirty-eigh
years, with hardly an exception, and las
year the increase was 4So. Tiiere wer<
discharged from tiie hospital pa
tients, ( f winch number 1 .'ijn had reoov
ered The death rate was a trifle ove
I'd, p?r cent less than last year. Thi
is explained in the report hy the fac
tiuit tin re is a tendency among |iatl? nt
to avail themselves of early hospila
treatment instead of seeking the hosplta
as the last resort.
The financial statement shows an un
paid balance amounting to $78,745.01
which, iti all probability, the rcpor
snates, will increase from year to >'c;a
unless the Commissioners of Sue Distrlc
see tit to include in future estimates t
Congress a sum sufficient to cover th
< ontTact price for the care and trcatmeri
of all patients whom they send to th
hospital. iMiring the past year the bill
rendered for District patients totaled
J.'i.Tb". 14 more than the approprla
ti(?n received for that purpose.
The number of patients admitted frnr
the District ast year, including birthf
was J.8.V1. and from the I'nited State
was 1.70H. For 1011 the number? tvor
1,8-- and ^<'18
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Turkish mnalaro of Ihr Infantry ?l
from llaicdad. Ihr far route to extrem
i defence of t onxtant inople.
WARRING OVER AR1
; Struggle Waged With Grea
Bitterness in France.
; CLASH BECOMES GENERAl
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, | Painters and Critics and Public In
i' volved?Americans Not Affected?Salon
Exhibit.
!i
.! PARIS. October 24, 1012.
;! The artistic struggle being wage*
! in France has become even more bitte
since the opening of the autumn salon
Not only are the painters fighting amoni
' i themselves, but the -critics also, and, t
a certain extent, the public.
' 1'nlike the spring salon, the autumi
? exhibition of the fine arts is always mor
or less controversial by the very natur
L of its contributions.
Of the thirty-nine American artist
represented?fifteen of whom are womei
' l ? practically none comes under the mor
' i severe condemnation of the Frenrh crlt
] ics. Of the South Americans, of whon
; there are perhaps half that number
several partake a little of the extreme!;
radical variety. Hut even their product
do not justify the inclusion of the west
ern hemisphere in the region denote!
by the critics as of ' the outer darknes
of barbarism."
Thirty Exhibitors Affected.
Out of more titan ?9K) artists exhibit
, Ing, perhaps thirty fall within the term
of the censorship. The fact remains
however, that public curiosity at th
works of the thirty has drawn mor
patronage than any legitimate int. res
in tiie creations of the remaining btJO.
Tuis j ear the presence of an unusual!;
large number of works by the thre.
leading modern radiea. camps?post-im
i pressionists, cubists and futurists?ha
made the event even more exciting thai
it was last year. As a matter of fac
onl\ a small proportion of the works o
painting or sculpture exposed are b:
t men belonging to those schools, aliliougl
their eccentric canva-es and statues ge
the lion's share of attention from visit
ors.
I The best critics of the old school
j writing in such newspapers as he Temp
, ! or he Figaro, attribute a new reaso
, i for the "madness ' of the three schools
lit is that the men who are pa.ntinj
I those queer works in Paris now are no
| Frenchmen, blessed with the excellentj
of a strict academic education, locall
derived, but barbarians from the grea
outer darkness of Poland, 1-ittle Russia
1 Bohemia. Hungary, Norway, Finianc
Siberia and so on.
. !
I | Treat Problem in New Way.
! Their too sudden immersion into th
i artistic atmosphere of Paris gives ther
an inordinate desire to express them
selves' suddenly in some shape or othei
j and because they have not the tr&inin,
! adequate for expression through the o.
recognized mediums they tackle tii
1 problem in a new way. interesting onl
for its oddity, and get an entirely into
herent and inarticulate result. On thei
side, however, the radicals reply b
pointing to the distinguished mastei
1 Henri Matisse, who lias been hailed a
' the head and front of all their manifes
1 | tations, as we!! as t<> the radical tra
' i dition in painting which ran dow
E through the late years of the nineteent
century in France and which boasted a
. its champions men now recognized a
' the most notable creators of their perioi
* j only a few years ago, soy the radicals
; i Japanese prints looked just as queer a
1 i cubist works do now.
It is diflicult to describe how the ne'
works look, unless it suffice to say tht
> whereas the post-impressionists pait
figures and landscapes with charactei
which remind one of the drawings i
a text book of plane geometry, the cublsi
recall solid geometry, and the futurisi
e the sort of angular, smashed-up medle
e which one discovers at the end of
1 kaleidoscopic tula', realist details hein
: ?? ? .? V.l /. If ?"> ootnulli' <1 i at*, itf oeo KI
? W|rt 11 ?i? ?C O.V IVIU|?.V ??*ovw? C1U.U1
in the general l aze and collision of coloi
' and forms.
Special Features.
Of the special features attached to tl
- salon?among which Is an exhibition of
> number of well known nineteenth cei
tury portraits?by far the most interes
ing is a display of rooms, suites and littl
e houses decorated after some of the gel
e eral principles expressed by the most e:
j treme of the modern painters who;
works are to be seen in the main sectic
of the show. The application consist
for the most part, in angular furnitui
- and wall papers with every possible a;
' rangement of color on them.
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J MEMORIAL TO BILLY RUGH.
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l- Drawings under Way tor Monumen
I to Heroic Newsboy.
r CHICAGO, November ??Drawings <
"J the memorial monument to be raised i
s Gary, Ind., in honor of Hilly Hugh, tl
1 newsboy who sacriliced his life for thi
1 of a girl lie did not know, were begun i
the Art institute here yesterday I
Charles Mulligan, a sculptor,
t The monument, which will eost fcio.QA
r will be of white marble with figures ar
t tablets in bronze. The structure will I
" twenty feet square at the base, aboi
^ which will be a large basin supplied wit
P water through bronze lion beads,
s At the four corners at the top of tl
base will be symbolic iigures represents
Love, Truth, Strength and Charity. Aboi
this will he placed on either side of
n marble shaf? an angel, molded in bron:
?. and twenty feet high. Still higher will 1
s a figure representing Humanity. It Is e:
v pectcd the model will b* prepared
about a montn.
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PAY LAST TRIBUTE
j TO MR. SHERMAN
j
^Continued from First Pase.)
,
! Postmaster General Hitchcock, ttie Rev. j
~ l\ U. R. Pierce, chaplain of the Senate, |
aiul pastor of President Taft's church at i
Washington, and a delegation from the
Republican Club of this city, joined the
" funeral party at the Grand Central station.
Philippines Pay Respect.
MANILA, November 2?The Philippine
legislature today adjourned as a mark of
I respect to the memory of Vice President
I Sherman.
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r Service Held in Berlin.
' BERLIN. Noveml?er 2? A memorial
^ service was held at the American church
0 here for Vice President Sherman.
1 PUBLIC OFFICES CLOSE;
FLAGS AT HALF-MAST
s;
n .
e Mark of Respect to the Memory of !
Late Vice President
a i
>, j Sherman.
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All departments, bureaus and divisions j
3 of the government in Washington were
s | closed today, out of respect for the late ;
i Vice President Sherman. Clerks and employes
were relieved front dut>, and only
j the absolutely necessary work of the government
was performed. "
s The government offices remained closed j
during the day, and many of the public j
e ! buildings were likewise closed, while tlags;
e | on all remained at half-staff. Many pri- ;
1 ' vate residences and buildings also dis- j
| played the hag at half-staff.
,, ! On thedowntown streets the usuai noon
day crowd of government clarks was res'
duced to the minimum, and the early j
1 morning crowds on street cars er route
f the numerous places of employmet t were j
y missing.
Street Car Traffic Lessened.
t
Cars which usually are crowded to the
I j doors dur.ng the early morning hours
g ! came in this morning with many vacant
n seats, and the street car traffi was more
> 1 than cut in two during the day.
^ e Downtown lunchrooms also showed the
effects of the order for closing the de?
partments, and at the hour when they j
are usually tilhHl witii hungry crowds the
quick-luiu h establishments seemed almost j
i' deserted.
. So far as can be learned, however, none
of the city's business establishments was j
closed to lay, although practically all ot i
them displayed ti>e tiug at half mast, j
? j NAVAL SALUTES FIBED.
Nation's Business Also Suspends as
J Tribute to Sherman.
e Vice presidential salutes of nineteen
y guns were fired at noon today on all
- sli ps of the navy, the revenue cutter
r service, and at all army posts and coast
y fortifications, in observance of the funeral
of Vice President Sherman.
s< Throughout the country customs houses, !
i- t'nited States courts and public build- i
- ings were closed, and at post offices
n where it could be done without serious
interruption to public business, they were
"p closed.
1. Flags on all government property in
s, the I'nited States, its insular possess
sions and upon the embassies and legations
abroad were at half mast. The
?' latter will observe a period of mourning
it in that way for thirty days.
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>n cess of its nearest competi
^ STATEI
1912.
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IiM2?that is, the number of cm
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SALE ENDS LMIO
Standard Oil Interests Dispos
of Waters-Pierce Oil Com
pany Holdings.
NEW YORK. November 2.?Announ<
nient was made this afternoon that t
Standard Oil interests had sold to Hen
Clay Pierce all their holdings in t
Waters-Pierce Oil Company, thus-end!
the litigation that has been in the coui
for some time.
Negotiations for the sale have been u
der way for several days past, and per
ing their culmination the hearings 1
fore a commissioner here through whi
the Waters-Pierce interests sought
oust the Standard Oil from control, we
adjourned front day to day.
Ry the terms of the sale Mr. Pierce i
quires all the stock in the Waters-Pier
Oil Company held- by John I). Roekefi
ler, William Rockefeller, Henry M. Fla
ler, John D. Archbold, Charles M. Pra
the Pratt estate; also the holdings of ?
Oliver H Payne and the holdings of t
Harkness family and that of a large nui
ber of others.
The stock, with Pierce's present hoi
ings, gives him absolute control of t
Waters-Pierce Oil Company. The pri
paid per share was not announced, i
though it is understood that about $
00??,00?> was involved.
Announcement of the conclusion of t
negotiations was made by the Watei
Pierce interests.
UP AGAINST DEER "TEAM."
Clark Griffith Scores Through H
Skill as Base Ball Pitcher.
HELENA, Mont., November 2.?Char
ed by a wounded deer and unable to u
his rifle, which had jammed. Clark Gri
tith, manager of the Washington Attic
lean League team, saved himself fro
probab.y serious injury by his old-tin
skill as a pitcher. Seizing a *'tone t
size <>! a base ball, he threw and stru<
the .animal on the head, felling it. I
then kilh'd it with the butt of his gun.
This was the story told by several
Gritnill's friends, wtio returned here yt
terday from Griffith's ranch.
NO MORE DOCKING AT NIGHT
Officers Unable to Inspect Lin
Passengers by Artificial Light.
NEW YORK, November 2.?There
to i?e no more docking of ocean line
at night. The health officer of the pu
of New York, after a painstaking i
vestigation. lias decided that the prop
examination of passengers is impossii:
by artificial light, and he rules that i
examination will he made hereafter e
cept by daylight.
The new ruling is popular with t
customs and immigration officials, f
it roliAv/na frnm wftrhino- /lu
that often stretch out fifteen to seve
teen hours.
Ouchy!
From the London Chronicle.
Ouchy, to which the eyes of the lovf
of peace in Italy and Turkey are n<
turned, lias been greatly transformed
recent years by a local improvement s
cioty. The enterprising harbor of I.a
s-anne. with its new hotels and ntagnl
cent villas, would hardly be recogn:
able as the place where Byron a
Shelley were storm-stayed for two da
after their sail across the lake. It w
here that the "Prisoner of Cbiilon" w
written, while in the groves above Ouc
Gibbon strolled after he had finished t
"Decline and Fall." -Perhaps the la
chapter of the "Decline and Fall" of a
other empire may now be preparing
self in Ouchy.
/ERY HOME
paper in Washington in
s only paper in thousands
elivery circulation of The
iday, is greater by many
i other Washington newstion
of The Evening Star
is more than 20,000 in extor.
KENT.
IQIZ.
5 October 28 56,692
i October 29 47.724
4 October 30 57,583
5 (October 31 57.529
5 November 1 57.927
6 November 2 57.504
o I Aovcmncr 3 57,397
WIT.
above statement represents
HE EVENING AND SUNDAY
sveti days ended November 1,
jpies actually sold, delivered,
lable consideration, to bona
rs?and tbat the copies so
or do not remain in the office
papers sent to out-of-town
*w returns of unsold papers
I.EROY W. HEBRON.
Advertising: Manager.
Star Newspaper Company.
>efore me this second day of
ENCER ARMSTRONG.
Notary Public.
rHE BALKAN-TUE
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4Perwood ^ Underwood N.v.
TurkiNh noldler* in a cufa la typ
a lined | erownlntt the lllver Tinrl* from
In jonrne> acrimN l.iillO niilen of deaert mm
the oapital of the Turkinh empire.
^ELECTION OFMENCCAL
. NOW SEEMS ASSURED
Entire Conservative Ticket Is
Probably Victorious
h?;r in Cuba.
ry
ho
GEX. Jl AN M ARIO MENOCAL,
g_ N>?* Prmldfnt of Cuba.
se HAVANA, November 2.?The sweeping
if- victory of Gen. Mario Menocal and
r" Enrique Jose Varona, the conservative
m candidates for the presidency and vice
nc j presidency, yesterday, and of the rest
he j of the conservative ticket for the
L'k executive offices or" the Cuban republic
*e j appears to be fully confirmed by the re|
turns received from the provinces dur(,f
iiig the night. El Triunfo. the adrnin-s~
istration organ, continues this morning,
however, to claim that Alfredo Zayas,
the liberal candidate, lias been elected.
There is practically no doubt that the
conservatives carried all the provinces,
0f with the possible exception of Matanzas,
but their majorities were not very great,
: and in some places the vote was exis
, tremely close.
rs i The liberals appear to have carried only
,j t a. few municipalities.
n" i Only Serious Trouble.
er 1
,je The only place where there was serious
no t viitlh)c (iurine the election was the small
x* | town of Jiguani, in Oriente province,
he w'ierp :l partisan clash resulted in the
or destruction of the registration lists, and
ys | thus rendered the election impossible.
n" I In Havana one man was shot and killed
i last night during an election dispute, but
i no other conflicts occurred here.
I General confidence is felt that there will
' be no disorder, but as a precautionary
, measure the military occupation of
,rs Havana probably will continue until
nv Monday.
of, Blow to Corrupt Government.
u_ ; NKW YoRK, November 2.?Gen. Mario
;ti- | Menoral. who was elected to the presljiii-noy
of Cuba yesterday on the oonservanr
j live ticket, cabled tlie following statement
as I to tlie people of the I'nited States today,
as! "My own success is nothing In comhy1
parison to Cuba's demonstration of her
ability to hold taw-abiding elections in
lsl which her disapproval of corrupt govP~
ernment was thoroughly established. We
ll~ feel and will soon prove that we are
worthy of that confidence which the peo?
pie of the I'nited States and the outside
world once placed in us."
Conservatives Carry Santiago.
| SANTIAGO, Cuba, November 2.?The
tuusfrvamct tarrwu mirj ih.v i?\ it mnjority
of <j?iO, hut indications this morning
are that thoy have lost the province.
SIXTEEN ON VESSE HOST
But Four Persons Rescued
When Steamer Cecilia
Sinks.
MONTREAL, November 2?During a
storm last night the steamer Cecilia,
which plied between Montreal and Vali
ley field, sank at Isle Perrott, in Lake St.
i Louis, ten miles west of here. At least
j sixteen persons were drowned, tlie lost
comprising men, women and children.
Only four passengers were saved, all
! men.
Soon after the Cecilia had left La Chine
j canal and entered the lake a storm
caught the frail little craft, which was
of only 12."? tons. With the force of a
gale behind her she rushed toward the
south shore and struck with a crash that
smashed her thin hull and threw passengers
and crew into the water.
ri,? nf the neoDle in the water ut.
I traded the attention of Alexander iJeoii[
ai<i, a farmer, who put out in a .smad
boat ami picked tip the four men, who
were clinging to the wreckage.
The Harvard-Princeton Game.
CAAIBRHXJE. Mass., November 2.?The
first period of the Harvard-Princeton
game today ended with no score for
either teajn.
Ml la gecond period Harvard acored on a
5 from the field.
tKISH WAR.
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^nj T THMmc i
RV , 1 \ ^V? mCJJ !
DK -'^K <:; V
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iftt _
/ jBfe ^AnB
?irr-eg
r of boat that the ancient Hab>lonlnn<
i Haxtlad In the tlmt alrp of their loni
nil toward Constantinople to help rfcfrit
RIVALS CAUSE RI01
! Cavalry, Infantry and Polici
Called Out in Lisbon.
! OVER MERCHANT'S WIFE
Former Suitor Meets Successful On
on Street and Battle
Ensues.
LISBON.. October 21. 1012.
A scene of jealousy recently occa?ione<
the calling out of a regiment of cavalrt
a battalion of infantry an?i tl ? entire p<
lice force and resulted in the killing
seven persons and the wounding of tweti
ty others in the streets of Oporto.
A well known and wealthy local met
chant had a few weeks ago married
rich and beautiful woman While walkin
on one of the principal streets of tli
city he met an unsuccessful suitor fo
his wife's hand. Hot words passed la?
tween the two men, quickly followed 1>
blows, and revolvers were drawn. Mean
while a number of friends of the two me
had come up. In all some 2~i0 persons as
sembled around the two disputants. Side
were taken and a regular pitched batti
ensued, arousing the city.
Tite governor turned out the whole po
lice force and directed them to the I'at
tleiiell, but at their appearance the tw
parties joined forces and turned t.e-i
weapons upon the police, who were com
pleteiy routed, leaving two killed and si
wounded on the ground.
Tite 2tUli Infantry Regiment ami the 7f
Cavalry were then called out. Tite soi
diers surrounded the comluttaiitti an
after a short resistance scattered them ii
all directions, the troopers riding hard a
their heels. Eighty people were arrestee
Growth ot Emigration.
j The growth of clandestine eniigratio
I front Portugal is causing consi?'erabl
i anxiety to the Portuguese authorities
1 and it is understood that the Portugues
1 government will shortly denounce tit
Hispano-Portaguese convention of 1W
for the suppression of tite traffic.
The measure^ taken by the Spanish gov
l eminent, it is claimed, are totally inade
I quate to stop this traffic, which is prov
| ing a serious drain on the agricultura
population. Labor contractors from Fuer
tes d'Onoro, Vigo and Cadiz freely en
I gage Portuguese laborers, who are satppe
| off to North and South America, it is -it
uirli tlin tapi# nnnQpnt Ctf ill
Cia? cu, ?? mi uiv v<*v*w
Spanish authoritk s. in totui disregard ?j
tlie provisions of the convention, all coin
: plaints from the 1 ortugues* governn. n
! passing unheeded.
The result of this traffic is that Portu
I guese emigration to the two America:
continents, which a short time ago aver
aged only 30.?M? to 40,?K*i annually, ha
now increased to over 71.?Mt, and th
I country districts, especially in the nortt
jure threatened with rapid depopulation.
Bulls Charge Auto Bus.
I
- The famous fighting bulls of Portuga
displayed their aversion to motor ear
! recently when an automobile omn.bu
with ten passengers was proceeding alon
a country high road near Fintra. pot
; tugal.
A herd of lighting bulls from a cel.1
brated breeder's establishment suddenl
! appeared around a corner. Frightened b
I the throbbing of the engine, the bulls g<i
! out of hand and charged down on tn
vehicle. Tlie driver hastily turned hi
! machine and fled, pursued by the lierd o
infuriated animals, but, being ignorant c
I the neighborhood, he drove the heav
conveyance over a precipice Into a rav.n
eighty feet below.
The driver and three passengers wer
killed outright, while the others were a:
seriously injured.
WILSON IS CONFIDENI
I
Counts on Being Elected Presi
dent?Spends the Day
Shopping.
NEW YORK. November ? ?Gov. Wilson
said today tliat he was confident he woulc
be electeol President next Tuesday.
"I did not go up to Rochester to asl
the people there to elect me President o
the Uniteol States, because I think that h
going to happen anyhow," he said. "I'
will be a feather in my cap, however.
not only Monroe county, but the rest ??
that part of the state, regarded as a republican
stronghold, would do me t!
honor lo vote for me."
What the governor did go to Roehestei
for, he said, was for the purpose of urg
ing the election of candidates for Con
gress.
The governor reached New York at t
! o'clock this morning. He said he expected
: to spend the day here shopping. Thli
afternoon he will leave for laMig Brunei
I and Red Bank, X. J., where he will speak
jtonight.
Comparative.
From Harper's WYoklj.
"I think it must be awful to have a
wife that goes through your pocket?
every time she. gets a chance in search
of loose change,'" said Willoughby.
"Oh. that's only a minor affliction,"
said Barrows. "It's the wife that goet
through your whole bank account thai
gets on my nerves."
DENIES MY THRLAVI
Federal Clerks Not Asked to; I
i Funds. Says CostcJ c. I
TAKES FLING AT 0 3D WAY I
. Failure to Request Farts Cir.cis.td I
by Democratic Committe man. I
SHAFTS FOR REFORM LEAGUE I
j Looks Like Body Was Pl.t "in- I' 1- I
tics Itself. Ho Declares?Or- I
panization's Statement. I
John I t "i >tcllo, .i*. ti it I
cnnilllitte. man Ml- t ~ 11 " .. . :? I
phaticallx that h I <il < \ I
the fe<1? th1 . a \\ t I
ins for oontrlt'Ut <>ns tf (r I
national campa mi I < 1 I
made an\ tht. at t< t ni|>l< . - t.. tli I
effect that if ?h? \ la I I t . .. . i I
<<tnl.->io|| would lie . ill..I ; . .itteli I
tioil of tll<- Illilllht 1 < < \ j, j ; I
o/.n I J ? ? . . 4 I ... ) : i ?
ovilUii^ 4.11*41 <]? >i I 4? I >
* Mr. *t !...i i i . . hi r< I
J I'i to .< I 1 > I
' Wit V. ch.l M ill : II t ?i * . tit I
ileal activity and politi .i :?i i- .Mil
i 141 S'h lojial t V. il Service It. i: I . k'" . I
j criticising a t* i -.nt ? ? >1 us- I
* , 1 I l?i - k i^ in , . 1 I
His Reply to 0rdway. I
"In tlx- Bnt pla> .\ i!" Mr UrdtHJ .1-1 I
tak' ii the trouble t<> run . im i? . t.? I
luvr written |.i in.. I could have 'u.i 1. I
_ clear ( > fiitu ili.it wo (i;ur ni.i.l.- in t I
* against the federal ern|'l< >- i itn I
.miiIij.- ripti<?ns t>> the demo ratf.. * 1. I
taid Mr. I T?? I
statement as ne wv. nut. with >;:{ an I
mv? stuatimi. luoki as if th< N.iti is ii I
j <' i v i' s. rvlr. Krfiirtn I.. I
I i pla> ing polite .- I
P I "We sent letter* atdtinc oontributkii - I
I !< tllr ?l< 15'au I.it,. .nip.i: II II. <1 to I
'citizens <>t tii> I?;si:n t w no ?> . \ I
1 miirht !> lin.-n .-ted in the l.-tn .. rntf? I
6 iart>. We <1 .<l not canvaM lh? t .?ral I
employ. s. N.i I >-t t. iwer? si ill i I.. I
il.-pai tin- i t-. W In ii w. *i I
the home address < ! < liz. lie w as.I I
know whether they w i emr' >. I
i he Kovei mm u . n I
letters tea li.-.l ft al I
may In- sure t ha it.. I
sent t? I i?'iii IxiJiiM :l > \v. ! r I
^ employ.-.-. I
Action Taken oil Aequ r, I
lf | "We did say in tin* letter thai n. wi VI I
j, ' inform lie ' ml i- ,t ...... I
who ! a.l . ont. ;i>ut .1. > ...el
SOlllc lif 1 !I< . ..il'llh it ' - 1 I - ! . I
^ | do so. and a I s. I *?. t tis. i he I n-i i i a i \ I
? j iliary committee t t!i den... it. . .h- I
e ' uresslonal committee was ni.i'-.ttia a a- I
r ilar promise. I
"I never dreamed ? ? a i ir< n ?? ted- I
era! employes. 1 < h iv?- l? .i<\e.i t tiat I
y such a threat. if riad-. wo u.i have an - I
- weiyht vii.ii tin < ,\,l s?*rii ? .uplny a. I
ti ii ii i are men of intrlllKince and know the I
. laws under which they art cmplqfeN I
would liave he. n ridlculoiif I
si The s aieni' in .- a: .mi l.y t X i- I
r I tiotlJ.1 iv.il Set I b e 1C lai I ,. a- '!.* an* I
as follows. I
' 'A circular lett-i apt' . hi-' ? ? ;,- I
pa inn funds, *>tid -: - ii .1 Mr iVisT-l'o. I
democratit national mmit t>"< man i >ia I
" the liisiiict "i 4"?.luii;l. .va> ni.tiUi I
r sent to federal oflio '.aiders in Washing- I
Ion. I
x "The request fur < ntributiw s. as i'- I
j ported in the press, nads as follows: I
h . ' 'As national com ml t. man from the I
*i Distri. i of CoMmbh and nankur of ?ii.- I
1 finance . unit! ittee 1 a in da.y 'UthoMZed I
ii to receive contributions for th. d--.no- I
t j cratlc national committee. Bverj ..... I
L | cratlc ctmpfim will tenln a detailed I
: statement after tin: election of all those I
| contriicttins !.acini: iesid.-t.ee in I s dis- I
tint. I
n ,.
| Refuses to Take Stand.
?? 'When :i represent..tive of th. N..ti.ie
al t'ivil Service ltcfoiin i a.tih- el tiv''
Orel to Secure tl St it. 111. . t ! I .Jill it
'* national d< tnocrati- lomnntt. . in re.aid
to this ohjecti .nahle n.. ti i aitt.rf
" for funds In- was informed that the national
committee had no control ovo
Air. t'ost. lio. who is elected L>\ ttm |?eo
il file of his district, and that the evti
r mtttee would neither wywflm the letter
nor approve It
.IV >'.i? - M?' mi H '| ,1 ! ! ?IIi' ill 7 * ;i
<1 tl)<' oiroular lott.r ua> . to pr~
' rup' o>nt!"H>uti.> i.-i fur | ..?11i. i pi#r;> > .-i
e throuBh iniimi iuiioit of i;. . . : r la-ti iliif
: jlloV .-s "
Kiiiot if. < ;<. i.i a jn. v. ,.<i in'in >?t of
" t!i?- Nat. ? :.?l Civ .1 S- r\ i- .
ll , I III 'l V 111- .
tl)<< jioliti?-al aotr.il> of f. .. * i
i?ol<l<Ts. cai'l to.iav tliat In . r;ot!i,;.j
n 1 to a.1.1 to ti.is stat?-ii?-nr
RMUCO ENTRIES.
il'
I St"'' 11 1 >K>.. i.'-i . lii"
PIMIH'II Rll'f Till U VI. I N . . m _
I b<-r 2. f'linll f?u M f. I
S I i
low
_ i
First II:n -; tlir< -> -a ."-olds an.I
! up; six furlonir?*.\lurjoi A . Iir- ; M Jonah.
Iir.; Tow ton Fie d, 11s. M.idmai
y lis; Frank I'mv, II. 11s. l-.u-.u, 12s V. .v
low K> s. 11"., Kd-ii H ill. 11...
I S?*cond cu e. maiden I n<>-> > ar-nlds; .
c furlonus-Corncra?ker, 111'. I'." Ti .
sill'-'; Kt-no. Pr.?: F. deralist. ill'
f 111'; (Mroane, P??; I'ankhursT. pn, Trifh
if I lujt; Clothes Brush. Pf.t; M iv!i:i?'k <!.' .
y ' l'f.?; Wfandapitzer. 1 ?>. ; First Tromp. Pc
e i SyosscL lop.
Third race, tillies and mares; all apes
0 ' sewn furlongs?Cad can, Hrii.lown an<!
II Alary Ann K.. '.?? each; Anu-1 a Jenks at
'Ocean Blue. lit each; Continental, P?I.
and HImatcon, 122.
Fourth raw. steeplechase; three-yeai
' olds and upward: two miles?Ex? j.!.?
1PJ; Cherish. 127; Shannon Ftiv. 127.
tjeorge Kno. 122: Ialtb Nearer. ! 1 S
I tnon Dale, 137; Diment*r, 137; Juv? laoe.
145; Absconder, 127; o'Beai. 122. and
King Cash. 125.
Fifth race, twn-y-ai olds. . e nub ?
Strenuuoua, W5; I "note (IMr, l<*5; Failv
Light, lot*; Hrynlitnah. N*2. - J'-rnegai,
P 5; drosvenor. lo5 and Tartar, 15.
j Sixth race Arlington handicap; s.-ll.ac
thiee-j'ear-olds and up. mile aii.l <>n-!
eighth Accord. P'l; II- t .?-rt : tier, P* .
! ('lias. F Orainger. lo'.i Bhiekfnrd, P ;
Fred Mu holland. P?5; Altamaha, Pi';
A'cllow Kyes, Jae.jueiinu, P??; 1 tonaid
AlcDonald. P'5: FI<?ro, 1P?. oakhurst.
1 lo2.
1 Seventh race, maiden tao-jear-obD;
five furlongs?Skibbet en Pit; It 11 Ha ,
c 112; yueen of the Turf. P-e N*ov< iis .
r Pit; Abdon. P??; His Majesty. 111'. I'an4
.Irtritiu ltfl" I 141* 4 Y'ir 1. **
s Juauuin. 11'-': Kepontant. Hn \ r :t. ,
I Twefdwllf, 1??
f Apprenti- < <il1<mati<'<' la me I ??
f ?on entr\.
Xutitt?T m' ? ?! ' i'i w.i- !.' j d
i;i<1 cfcuiiii rif-tiun run a- l! > Miiiiih.
VVfilhtT fair; traok m :? !> .
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Pictures of War.
- IYuui tlii- I.i'iHlmi t'liruni
The cinematograph an institution
I has come to life sin.--' tin last important
I war. It remains to !me* u how a battle
s or the awful fringes ?>f a ! atth , will look
t east shuddering upon tin s?rcen l"or
F MMndlf Dm will collie into pla\. Soldiers
iiave always said and i-orri-spotaU
ents have in a measure ;i?rn i| with
J them ? that I lie truth ?t war t in.^ i
told. How if the truth ? ; wai \\? r* now
to la* se.-ti? I'tmtograph\ has bet i on |li?
battletieid. The lab t*ol. Slanl.r had
j photographs idagu?-rreoiVpes tli?-y would
perhaps In called! <'t tin ih ad and
wounded taken after Ouinnn ngagtnents.
but they were too hio'tiMe for
exhibition. He showed them, hnig ahi ri
ward, to those who could h?;?r it. somet
times to those who i-otlld not and t!:c>'
will never forget them.

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