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New Record for Coal Shipments
Established Last Week.
Conservative Estimate Places Total
Shipments For May at 330,000
Tons?German Steamer Louise
Here For Cargo?Marine Notes.
All weekly records in coal ship?
ments at this port were smashed
during the week ending yesterday
with a total output, in round llgnros,
oi 100,11011, which carried Ihe total
amount of ''black diamonds" dump?
ed on vessels' here this mouth slight?
ly past the 300,00(1 mark.
It- was slated at Hie coal piers yes?
terday afternoon Hint the daily rec?
ord of 22,007 t?n.?, made on April
3D, lila year, would he smashed yes?
terday, but as the record of Ihe out?
put yesterday will not be completed
until this morning it was Impossible
to ascertain whether or not a now
daily record was .established.
Up lo noon yesterday nearly 12,
0(i() tons of coal hail been dumped in
to vessels ami the rush at the piers
continued throughout the afternoon
and last night so it is very likely
thai the daily record was broken.
There is now Hut little doubt, hut
that a new monthly record in coal
shipments will be established this
month as already 300,000 tons of
"black diamonds" have been dumped
and there yet remains live days III
the month in which shipments can
be made. The largest single monthly
shipment In the port's history was
made In May. 1905, when 310,097 tons
were shipped.
Conservative estimates pinto the
total shipments for the month at
330,000 tons, while some claim that
il will be nearly .100,000 tons.
For the pasl four months Ihe coal
shipments have been unusually large
and from present indications this
will be the banner year in the his?
tory of Newport News for the out?
put of coal.
Saturday, May 26, 1906.
Steamer Louise (Oer.,) Wagner,
Hamburg via New York and Philadel?
phia?To United States Shipping
Company with merchandise.
Steamer Monroe, II til pliers, New
York and Norfolk?lo Old Dominion
S tea tit ship Company with passengers
and merchandise.
Steamer Powhatan. Ryan, Tlalti
inore?To Merchants' & Miners'
Transportation Company with passen?
gers and merchandise.
Steamer Kss,ox, MeDormnn, Provi?
dence and Norfolk?To Merchants' i
Miners' Transportation Company
with passengers and merchandise.
Steamer George W. Clyde, O'Nell,
Philadelphia and Norfolk?Clyde
Steamship Company with merchand?
Barges: Florida, Providence; New
Jersey, Providence; Wahash, .Provi?
Steamers: Louise (Oer.,) Wagner,
Baltimore; Hanseat, (Nor.,) Rasmus
Ben, Havana.
Steamers: Hanseat (Nor.) Rasmus
sen, Havana; Georgetown, Penning
ton, Portland; Princess Anne, Tap
ley Norfolk and Now York; Powha?
tan, Ryan, Norfolk and Providence;
Essex, McDortnnn, Ha It [more.
Calendar For This Day.
Sun Rises .-1:48 a. m.
Sun Sets .7:15 p. m.
High water. .12:111 a. m.; 12:41 p. m.
Low water ....(1:25 a. m.; (LISI p. in.
Calendar For Monday.
Sim Rises .,.4:48 a. m.
Sun Sets .7:10 p. ni.
High water.. - a. m.j 1:1(1 p. in.
Low water....7:10 a. m.; 7:10 p. hi.
Marine Notes.
The German steamer Louise ar?
rived in port yesterday from Ham
liurg via New York and Philadelphia
with a small cargo of exports. She
loaded a small quantity of miscel?
laneous exports here and cleared for
Baltimore; where she will' complete
her cargo.
The Norwegian steamer Hanseat
cleared yesterday for Havana with
a cargo of 5,000 tons of coal. The
vessel arrived here Friday and load?
ed her cargo in twenty-four hours.
She sailed for Havana lato yester?
day afternoon.
Minneapolis in Port.
The United Stales protected cruis?
er (Minneapolis arrived In pott yes?
terday morning from Hamilton
Roads. She will load bunker coal
here and then drop down to Hamp?
ton Roads again.
Gaptian Perry Garst and Lieut. Com?
mander Witliterspoon to
I Be Tried.
The joint court marital of Captain
Perry Garst, commander of the bat
tleshlp Rhode Island, and Lieutenant
Commander 'Edward T. Wltherspi
navigating officer of the vessel, will
brgin on 'board the Rhode Island at
this port tomorrow morning.
The members of the court appoint?
ed by Secretary of the Navy Bona?
parte, are expected to arrive here to?
day. They will stop in tills city dur?
ing the trial. Following is the per.
sonnet of the court:
Rear Admiral Charles U. Slgsbee,
president: Bear Admiral Joseph E.
Crnlg Charles M. Thomas, William
W. Mead and Asa Walker ami Cap?
tains Robert M. Berry. William 11.
Emery, Benjamin F. Tillery nnd Wil?
liam II. Reeder. Lieutenant Com?
mander Tliomas Snowden, judge ad?
While bound in from Boston to
Yorklowil the Rhode Island went
aground on a bar at the mouth of
York river on Saturday, May 5. The
vessel was floated the next night and
proceeded to Yorktown. On Sunday,
?May 1". she arrived at this port and
the following day a board of inquiry
convened aboard of her to ascer?
tain the cause of the grounding of
the ship ami to llx the blame for the
accident upon those who were re?
sponsible. The court remained in
session four days, and after conclud?
ing its Work forwarded its report to
it is said that the board Hxed the
blame for the grounding on Captain
Garst and Lieutenant Commander
Wliherspoon. After considering the
report of the board Secretary Bona?
parte ordered the two officers lo ap?
pear before a general court martial
aboard the Rhode Island tomorrow.
Young White Man Goes to Jail For
a Year For Larceny.
George D. Atkins, a young white
man, was given six months in jail
on each of two charges of larceny in
the police court yesterday morning.
Atkins, who is a painter by trade,
represented himself as an employe of
the Lake Submarine Company and
bail MiChnelson Bros, and Hughes &
Co.. semi clothing io him at the Po
enhontas hotel for inspection. lie
attempted to dispose oi the clothing,
but the merchants had become sus?
picious ami the painter was arrested
Friday by Acting Detective Sergeant
This prisoner said that drink was
responsible for his actions.
Drunken Swede Knocked Sign
Through Window.
With a little more booze aboard
than he could carry comfortably,
Charles Carmal, ' a Swede, los* his
balance In front of the Silver Moon
restaurant, 2510 Washington avenue,
plunged against a portable sign
hoard, knocking It through the plate
glass window In front of the. restau?
rant. The board smashed the win?
dow in bits, but Carmal paid no heed
to the accident nnd? recovering his
equilibrium he staggered up Wash?
ington avenue to Twenty-sixth street
and down that street to West ave?
Oillcer Bobbins found Carmal
sleeping beneath a tree on the Ca?
sino and took him to the police sta?
tion, wher he was locked up on the
charge of disorderly conduct and
breaking a plate glass window. The
window was valued at about $-'5.
Holt & Co. and H. B. Walker to Let
Contract Soon.
(Messrs. Saxon W. Holt & Com?
pany and II. B. Walker, wholesalu
commission merchants of this city,
yesterday employed C. T. Holtzelaw,
an architect of Hampton, for drawing
the plans for their new building
which is to lie erected on Twenly
llilrd street between Washington and
Huntington avenues.
The building will bo a hundred feet
deep nnd will have a frontage of 75
feet on Twenly-thlrd street. It is
to be a brick structure three stories
In height and will cost in the neigh?
borhood of $10,000.
The contract, for constructing the
building will be let on June 4, at
Ihe otllce o'f IL B. Walker, on Twen?
ty-third street.
Baby Girl Dead.
Gertrude Burke, the 8-mnnllisoltl
daughter of Mr. nnd Mrs. P. J. Burke,
died at the residence, of herparcnts,'
230 Twenty-fourth street, at C:30
o'clock yesterday .evening after n
short illness. The funeral will take
place from the residence at. I o'clock
this nfternoon. The service.-, will be
conducted hy Rev. Father Frloli,
pastor of St. Vincent's Catholic
church. Interment will be made at
Shipbuilders Easily Walked Over
Grittenden Boys.
Played Gilt-Edged Ball, With First
Baseman Davis on the Slab?Foley
Scored Only Two Runs For the
Visitors. j
In a seven session iravesly on the
National game, the Shipbuilder's ad
mhii.-lered a drubbing to a hunch of
ball players from Crittendeh, a small
village located across .lames river, at.
the Casino Park yesterday afternoon
to the strains of 21 to 2. As one of
the six hundred enthusiastic fanatics
in attendance expressed il. the match
was "a regular circus." in which tin'
visitors did the clown act and the
locals the clever acting.
The most amusing part of Ihe en?
tire game was that Robert Foley a
Shipbuilder, who "tilled in" fur the
visitors- team scored both of their
tallies for them.
The Shipbuilders played by far
the best game they have put up Ibis
season. Davis was seen on Ihe slab
for the lit si dime and Ik; had the
visitors guessing all ihe time. Car
michnel, the new backstop, did goo.l
work and all of the Hehlers played
excellent ball. The feature of the
game, however, was a brilliant one
handed stop of a hot liner by .lohn
The match was played for the
bencllt of "Washington Square" and
ihe'.Merchants' Association realized a
handsome sum from il. The local
players gave their services free and
the Crittenden player.-, would accept
only Iheir actual expenses.
The game was proceeded' by a
street parade of the two teams in
carriages, headed by the Old Do?
minion hand.
The tabulated score:
Newport News. AU. R. IL PO. A. 12.
P. O'llara, r. f- -. G 1 :t 1 II 0
Cunningham, ss .. 3 2 o n o
Malonoy, 1. f. 4 2 2 1 6 0
J O'llara, 2b. ii 2 1 1 2 P
Reckes, c. ?. I 2 2 0 (l 0
Curtis, lb. 3 II 2 II 0 0
Young. 2b . 5 2 1 2 1 1
Carmichael, c. 4 :i .1 7 4 0
Davis, p. .4 3 2 0 3 1
Totals .30 21 IS 21 10 2
Crittenden. AH. R. II. PO. A. K.
Mitchell, e. 0 0 l) 0 0 0
Post, p., 2b. 3 0 0 (I 0 3
Harrison, 2b., p... 3 II 0 1 3 4
Moger, ss., c. 1 0 II 2 0 1
Evans, 3b . 3 o 2 t; l 4
Ringley, 1. f. 3.00101
Foley, e. f., c_ 3 2 1 3 1 II
Hazelwood, r. f... 3 u l t> i 0
Hicks. 3b. 3 il 1 2 1 3
?Monfaleono, c. 1 0 0 10 1
Hughes, ss. 1 0 (I 2. 1 0
_ _ _ _, _ _
Totals. 24 2 5 IS 8 171
Score: I
Newport News .3 8 ? (5 3 1 x?21
Crittenden .0 1 000 0 1?2
.Summary:?(Earned runs?Newport
News, 10; Crittenden, 1. Rase on
balls?Off Davis, 2; off Post. 3; off
Moger, 1. Struck onl? Hy Davis, SI;
by Post, 2. Left on liases?Newport
News, 4; Crittenden, 4. Wild pitches
? Davis, 1; Post. 1. Passed hulls
Carmichael, 4; Monfaleono, 1; Mo?
ger, :,. Hit by pitcher?Mitchell.
First base on errors?Newport News
1; Crittenden, (I. Time of game, 2h.
Umpire?IMr. Charles O'Rouke.
Boilermakers Beat Machinists.
In a rather one-sided, but interest?
ing baseball game, the team repre?
senting the hoilermaking department
defeated Hie team of the black?
smith's department, on the vacant
field at Thirty-sixth street ami
Washington avenue, yesterday after-1
noon by the score of 12 to 4. The
match was witnessed by several
hundred enthusiastic "fans" who
shouted themselves hoarse for their
favorite teams.
The score:
Boilermakers .1 0 0 5 1 3 0 2 x?12
Blacksmiths .1 21 0 0 000 0? 4
Batteries: Glenn and Garish; Vel
lines and Smith.
The promoters of (lie games be-1
tween the various departments of|
the shipyard have contributed $?">
towards the sum 'which Is lo he used
in defraying the expenses of scrap?
ing Ihe diamond in the field at Thir?
ty-sixth sheet and Washington ave?
nue and some fnst ball is expected
there this summer.
The match yeslerday WOfl Ihe first
of the series of games to be played
by the shipyard departments for
handsome prize.
Miss Nan James Hoggins, of Wil?
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