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Braaey Union of Board-Four B.loon
kHWi Who Sold aunda7-lh Appulnt
moat of Two How Moo froroked-A Kow
Katluiate Considered.
. Rev. Dr. Smyth, president of the New
Haven Law ud Order league, threw a
bombshell Into the camp of the police
commissioners by sendin to the presi
dent of the board a communication ac
companies by four bottles, al) more or
less filled with whiskey. These comes
were all labeled with the name of the
Dronrletor of the saloon where the 11
quor was bought. One of the bottles
bore the name of Alderman John Moore
with the statement that It was pur
chased at bis saloon on Sunday, July 22,
1894, and at the time It was bought
there were sixteen men In the ealoon
drinking. In this bottle was one pint
of whiskey.
The other three bottles, each of which
contained half a pint of whiskey, were
alleged to have been purchased at the
saloons of T. Kerrigan, 8t. John and
Franklin street; M. Keegan, 38 Greene
street, and McCarten ft McQueeney, 677
Grand avenue. All the bottles were
caefully sealed and tied up. The latter
three were purchased July 29.
After the communication, which was
printed In full In yesterday's courier,
had been read, an Interesting discus
sion followed, which at times became
exceedingly warm and spirited, from
the trend of the discussion it was piain
lv aDDarent that the republican men
bers of the board were In favor of a
thorough investigation, while the dem
ocratic members were as strongly P'
nosed to any such Investigation.
Commissioner Clancey claimed that
the board had nothing to do with the
matter, but that all complaints snouia
be taken to the prosecuting attorney
and Drosecution commenced. "I am In
sympathy with the movement In one
sense of the wora, dui it is not our amy
to do any such thing as Is asked," said
"But it is our duty to stop It If we
can," said Commissioner Hunn. "We
put men on and pay them to do their
duty, and they ought to be made to do
"I grant that ft is the dutyof the
prosecuting officer to prosecww'these
.cases, but at the same tlmetfotrfWili-
cers are neglecting tnetr auty- we cer
tainly ought to know It and know who
thev are." said Commissioner Prince.-
. Commissioner Clancey Well, tbrutti
of the matter is that the.
the Dolioe department Who are engagi
ifa looklnr after llauor violators, IM
such large beats that they cannot pos
sibly go over them twice a day.
Commissioner Gllhuly This whole
matter Is none of our business. If the
reverend gentleman has any charges of
violation of the liquor law let htm take
them to the prosecuting attorney. It's
not our business to investigate them.
"Well, we want to thoroughly Investi
gate this matter and Sift It irom top to
bottom," said commissioner uunn,
"Not only have the charges been made
against the efficiency of the department
but against the commissioners as wen.
Again, If any of our officers have been
intimidated and In consequence do not
do their duty we want to know that
"Well, how do we know anything
about this, anyway? interposed Com
missioner Gllhuly. "We don't know the
men who purchased the liquor, and for
all we know they may have bought the
whiskey Saturday night and subse
quently claim to have purchased It on
At this point Commissioner Doolittle
introduced a resolution to the effect
that all matters referring to liquor
'violations be referred to the prosecuting
attorney and that the matter of the
formation of a secret service depart
ment be referred to the court of com
mon council. This latter is in compli
ance with tne suggestion or jar. amytn.
Subsequently, however, he withdrew
the resolution, but will spring it later
Commissioners Prince, Hunn and
Poronto worked hard to secure a
thorough Investigation and finally after
considerable discussion, principally
through their efforts, a motion was
passed to the effect that Dr. Smyth
be asked to appear before a special
meeting of the board to be held some
evening next week and at the same
time the superintendent and four cap
tains will also be present.
Prior to this action being taken Com
missioner Doolittle stated that no spe
cific charges had been made and moved
that the communication be received and
placed on file. "Let Dr. Smyth come
forward," said he, "with some specific
charges and then we'll investigate."
This motion was seconded by Commis
sioner Clancey and amended by Com
missioner Prince to the effect that Dr.
Smyth be Invited to appear before the
board some evening next week. After
considerable discussion the amendment
prevailed unanimously.
Commissioner Poronto next intro
duced a motion restoring to the officers
the fees in liquor seizures. This was
also opposed by the democratic contin
gent and finally withdrawn for the
The meeting finally broke up in a
row. Commissioner Doolittle stating
emphatically that he had his knife out
and that he would use it for all he was
worth. The fun occurred over the ap
pointment of two men to the .force.
The republicans united on E. J. Rellly.
The. democrats, however, could not
agree on one man, so named two, Com
missioner. Gllhuly presented "the name
of John HoQueeney and Commissioner
Doolittle that of Thomas L. Dooghon,
-When the ballots had been counted it
was found that Rellly had. received
;Slx .votes, McQueeney four and Doughan
two. The three republican, .members
with Gllhuly voted- for McQueeney.
When the vote was announced Commit
sioner Doolittle lost all control .of htm-
elf and, accused his brother commie-
alnnar-a r9 ,4l.u.iitAAiia antinn and
threatened them with the free use of
tne unire.
The board also considered estimates
for next year. The only two items
proposed are 11,000 for an ambulance
and 12,293 with which to put the police
wires underground.
An Immense Throne .tarday Reaulta of
the Trotting.
Danbury, Oct. 6. The racing was the
attractive feature of the fair here to-
day. The attendance was very large-
some say the largest ever seen here,
The summary:
2:23 Class-Trotting Purse $300.
Nellie C, F. Dolan 1 1
Rusty, J. G. Hamilton 3 2 2
Time 2:27V4, 2:29ft. 2:30.
Foals of 1891 for trotting Purse 1250.
Hilda S., E. F. Carpenter.... 13 4
Balbert, J. J. Webster 5 5 5
Ella May, Lee Flood 2 2 2
Vllllers, William Berkerle... 4 4 3
Coincident, Wm. H. Snyder. 3 11
Time-2:27, 2.26K, 2:2714. 2:26.
. 2:35 Class Trotting Purse $200.
Queen Bess, Deerfleld Farm.... 2 2
Bradford, Brown .Bros 4
Winnie S M. C. Brlnckerhoft.. 7
N. W. H., N. W. Heater d
John, Lee Flood 5
Fred, W. F. Wood 1
Mat tie, Charles Sigouiney 3
Time 2:3014, 2:29ft, 2:2811.
4 4
3 3
At the State Convention To-Day the Demo.
crate Will be Denounced.
Boston, Oct. 5. The republican state-
convention will meet In Music hall to
morrow morning. The session bids fair
to be short and sharp. Congressman
William Coggswell of Salem will pre
side and in his address will denounce
the democratic party for passing a tar
iff bill for which David B. Hill would
not vote, which the president would
not sign and which Senator Mills de
clares does not reflect the sentiment of
1,000 people, which reduced revenues
only $19,000,000 mostly on luxuries, and
to do this enacted a sugar tax of $43,
000,000 and an odious Income tax. He
will also condemn It for increasing the
bonded debt, spoliating the gold reserve,
attacking the pension system, repealing
the federal election laws, looting the
consular service and in the Llliuokalanl
matter. He will also declare that the
action of Gorman, Prince, et al.. In kill
ing the Wilson bill was the only glim
mer of statesmanship manifested by the
democrats since they assumed power.
.tor Henry Cabot Lodge will pre
sent, the name of Governor Greenhalge
ana move his renomlhatlon by acola-
matlon.and ex-Senator Henry L. Dawes
Is to present the name of Secretary of
State Olln. General William M. Os
borne will move the renomlnation of
State Treasurer Phillips.
-Senator Hoar will be chairman of
the resolutions committee. The plat
form will be short It will reiterate
well known republican principles and
make no allusion to the A. P. A., sim
ply demanding a public school at com
mon charge, free from sectarian con
trol, better immigration and naturali
zation laws, and no distinction of birth
or creed In the rights of American citi
zenship. DEA1B OF CY BOUXS.
.i .
One of the Most Popular Consolidated Em
ployes Passei Away.
Cyrus F. Bouns, one of. the most
popular employes of the Consolidated
road, died at his home, 16 Christopher
street, shortly after 11 o'clock on Thurs
day night. He was a most active man,
never laid off, even on a holiday, and
through his courteous bearing won
friends in all walks of life.
Mr. Bouns started in life as a rail
road man nearly twenty-six years ago
as a water boy. By careful attention
to duty and at all times considerate
for the welfare of the passengers with
whom he came in contact he, even at
that early age, attracted the attention
of his superiors. It was but a short
time after he gained some growth and
strength that he was promoted to be
a brakeman and from that position
to baggage master his rise was a rapid
one. He had been offered time after
time the position of conductor of a
through express train between New
York and Boston," but each time the
offer was declined; his family home
was in New Haven and being the only
son he did not care to break the cir
cle. . ,
His last run was made from New Tork
on the night of the last Labor day.
At that time he complained to Con
ductor Densmore that he was not feel
ing well. The next day he was ill with
Inflammation of the bowels. This illness
continued for twenty-one days. Then
a relapse set In, followed by brain
fever, which caused his death.
The funeral will take place from his
late residence to-morrow afternoon at
2:30 o'clock. The pallbearers will be
Conductors Densmore, Hanover, Cone
and Klrtland.
The Wool Schedule of the Tariff Bill to to
Submitted to Them.
Washington, Oct. 5. The vexed ques
tions arising in the wool schedule of the
new tariff bill will be finally settled in
the courts. This decision was reached
by Secretary Carlisle to-day as the most
satlsfactgry method of disposing of the
; Until January I next, therefore, the
position taken by the board of general
appraisers at New Tork that, the M6
Kinley rates of duty obtain on wool
and that hair of animals Is wool will
be followed by the treasury department
inassessing duryvon this schedule.. Im
porters" can file their protests andproteet
themselves awaiting the decision of the
courts. If adverse to the government
the difference between the higher and
lower rate of duty will of course be re
funded - v ,
Htimore fights hard.
v- ;r OF Til KIH ADMIRFR JilH-
aim tii nit nr.voHATittst.
The iork Whlrh tli Team Ha Been
Out ' of lla. loiluonl Th.m to Wear
Had-.i of Mournlng-KlrTrn Thousand
I'eoi" Haw Yeaterdaya'a Game.
Unit re, Md., Oct. 5.-Hundreds of
Baltlmw ) enthusiasts who had arrang
ed to go to New York to-night to see
the orioles and giants play ball to
morrow have cancelled their engage
ments. Many of them have discarded
their oriole decorations and have donn
ed plain black. It was not alone the
loss of to-dny's game by the orioles,
however, thnt caused the dissatisfac
tion. The behavior of the players
while off the field had much to do with
This morning the orioles were in ns
uncertain frame of mind over the play
ing of the Temple series as they were
yesterday. Some of the players were
sulking and were angling und MoOraw
asserted he would not play another
game. The people then began to criti
cise the pennant winners and Insisted
that the players defend the city's fair
name for sportsmanlke conduct.
Manager Hanlon presented the con
ditions and the players and they were
all on the field, but their minds were
In a chaotic state nnd their nerves not
of the steadiest. The boys put up a
good game, however, and partially re
deemed themselves In the opinions of
their friends. The teams left for New
York to-night, where the third game
of the series will be played to-morrow.
Nearly eleven thousand persona
were on the grounds when the game
was called. The New Yorks won by
out-batting the home team. They
earned four runs in the third inning.
The Baltlmores tied the score In their
half of the same inning and took the
lead In the seventh. The giants tied
the score in the eighth and won out In
the ninth through Jennings' error. The
side would have been retired had Jen
nings made what would ordinarily have
been an easy play. Tiernan's triple
cleared the bases. The orioles scored
one and had three men left on bases In
the ninth. The score.
. Baltimore.
r. bh. po. a. e
Kelley, cf 1 1 2 6 0
Keeler, rf 0 2 3 1 0
Brouthers, lb 1 1 11 2 1
Brodle, cf 2 0 1 0 0
McGraw, 3b 0 D 1 1 0
Kelts, 2b 1 2 3 3 0
Jennings, ss ..... 0 0 2 6 1
Robinson, c 1 0 2 2 0
Gleason, p 0 i 2 1 0
6 7 27 16 2
New York.
r. bh. po. a. e
Burke, If 1 0 2 0 u
Tlernan, rf 3 4 2 0 0
Davis, 3b 1 1 0 4 . a
Doyle, lb 1 2 9 1 2
Ward, 2b 0 2 2 3 0
Van Haltren, cf .. 0 1 6 1 0
Fuller, ss 1 1 2 3 1
Farrell, c 1 1 2 0 0
Meekin, p 1 2 2 1 0
Total 9 14 27 13 3
Baltimore ....0 2200010 16
New York ...0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 49
Earned runs Baltimore 3, New York
8. First on errors Baltimore 2, New
York 1. First on balls Off Gleason 1,
off Meekin 5. Struck out By Gleason
1, by Meekin 2. Three base hits
Gleason, Davis, Kelley, Tlernan. Sac
rifice hits Jennings, Davis. Stolen
bases Kelley, Doyle, Brouthers, Brodle,
Robinson. Double plays Van Haltren
Farrell. Wild pitch Gleason. Um
pires Hurst and Emslle. Time of game
Important Action Taken at Laat Night's
Clth Hall Meeting.
The committee on streets met-last
evening and after a lengthy hearing
decided to Instruct City Engineer Kelly
to make a layout of the pro
posed widening of Chapel street,
between York and Howe. This
action was taken in consequence of a
petition from E. L..R. Thompson, ask
ing for the widening of the street be
tween the two points and a communica
tion from Mayor Sargent recommend
ing the same.
The committee voted to table the pe
tition of R. E. Baldwin et al. for the
grading of Goffe street, between Web
ster and Blake street, until the next
meeting and in the meantime to pay
a visit to the locality.
The committee on commercial and
manufacturing interests also met and
considered the petition of L. W, Mat
thews for a public pier between City
Point and First avenue. Mr. Matthews
was the only person present to favor
the petition and no one opposed it.
After hearing the arguments In favor of
the project, the committee voted to look
over the ground next Thursday after
noon. j
The committee on ordinances also met
and voted to recommend to the court
of common council an ordinance re
stricting the sale of fireworks to build
ings, allowing no stands outside . " and
fixing the license fee at $5. - . ; :
President Parmelee of the Fair Ha
ven and Westville Railroad company
and Secrtary Dodge of the New Haven
Street Railroad company appeared be
fore the committee in reference to the
proposed ordinance regulating the speed
and equipment of electrlo cars, but the
committee decided to table the entire
The 200 members of the American In
stitute of Mining Engineer, 'holding
annual convention In Bridgeport, will
visit New Haven to-day, arriving at
about hall-past nine lata forenoon. t v
At lha Pood and HmKh Kihlhlll, n
Evnlnr-Jraat lotara.t Hp.-rlal r
tore. The largest crowd this week attended
the food and health exhibition at the
armory lust night. Between three and
four thousand people were present
About 2W employes of the Mulloy, Neo
ly company attended the exhibit Ian!
night In a body, headed by Motors.
Malley and Necly and Mr. Chli'm-y.
They entered the armory keeping step
to the nm re h played by tlu rtillhur
monlc orchextra, and passed about
among the booths, escorted by Mr.
Chldnify und Major rU-ardtl.-y.
Among the most attractive booths Is
thut of the American CVivul company
of New York, of which in charge Hit'
Miss Julia Tobln, Milts Gertie l-'owl 'i.
Ine Kimball and Mrs. Stanford. Every
vlxltor who visits this booth Is given it
sample of the buckwheat cakes made
from the Quaker oats. Another attract
ive spot Is H. J. Augur's iirt ..booth,
which is trimmed .with paper wisteria,
morning glorys and a sign which con
tains nearly 3,000 white paper chrysan
themums. The New Haven Gns company glw
away a very useful article c-nlicil a nur
sery burner.
The National Cash Itosluf i- cumpum
of Dayton, O., with an otlioe on .Meadow
street, this city, are showing some ver
fine cash registers.
R. W. W;ilker, Janitor nt the armory,
last nlKht won the year's Bupply of Ice
offered by the Hygela Ice company for
guessing the nearest to the weight -f
the enke of Ice on exhibition. The cake
weighed 91 pounds and 7 ounces, an-.l
Mr. Walker guessed 91 pounds and 4
There Is nlno a grest deal of Interest
In the competition over prizes on'eivd
by the Welcome Soap company. The
company has a lp.rge sign hanging lie
nenth the arches of the armory roof
and thr.-e prizes are offered for the con
test, which Is to guess the nearest be
tween two crosses on this sign. The
one guessing nearest, at the close of the
exhibition, will receive a set of silver
ware; the second In the contest will be
given a set of solid silver spoons, ami
the third prize la a box of soap.
The children from the New Haven or
phan asylum will attend the exhibition
this afternoon. Every lady visitor Mon
day will receive as she enters a quarter
pound box of one of the best baking
powders In the world.
Yesterday morning a number of pho
tographers visited the exhibition for the
purpose of taking vles ot aeveraUof
the booths. Some very pretty nega
tives were secured, and the-photogra
phers arc likely to derive quite a busi
ness from the sale of photographs.
The ladies who attended tht- cookin?
lecture were very glad to see Mrs. Lin
coin present She has been quite ill,
and while not strong yet, she expects
to be able to lecture every day durlr.fi
the remainder of the exhibition. Mrs.
Lincoln's lecture on'''Marketlng," which
every lady will want to hear, will be de
livered next Tuesday afternoon. This
Is looked upon as her most valuable lec
ture. A local butcher will be present
to cut the various choice parts from a
quarter of beef, and the lecturer will
describe each In detail. Mra. Lincoln
has also been requested to repeat lier
lecture on "Cookery," which was given
last Monday. She will probably deliver
the lecture some evening. An interest
ins lecture to be delivered to-day will
be on "New Ways of Cooking Vegeta
Mra Lee continues her Interesting lec
tures and demonstrations on the art of
setting the dining room table. Yester
day the table was prepared for the
Death of Dnenlnon Hall of New Haven
Lnlt of Four Brothers.
News was received here yesterday of
the death of Dennison Hall, aged seventy-nine
years, a much respected resi
dent of New Haven, who many years
ago resided In this town. The deceased
was a brother of the late Jeremiah and
John Hall of Elm street and was the
last of four brothers, all of whom have
died within four years and all were
over seventy years of age. He was
tlie first resident of New Haven who
built a houes on Oyster Point. He had
for many years lived with his son,
A. B. Hall, drfigglst, corner of Howe
and Chapel streets. He was an uncle of
Henry D J. A. ana j.. u. wall or this
town. .
The committee appointed to investi
gate as to the advisability of purchas
ing the Horace Austin farnS 6t' a por
tion of it, for an increase supply of
water shed for Paugh pond, have re
ported In favor of the purchase of seventy-two
acres for $2,000, which will
Increase the water supply about 80,000,-
000 gallons. .The committee was con
tinued and the meeting adjourned for
two weeks. The sale, of $13,000 worth
of bonds to pay sewer expenses was
voted. . ' ,
Writes a Letter to Chairman UtiSoniid.
The announcement was received last
night that Mr. Thomaa R. Trowbridge,
who Is in Litchfield, has sent a letter
to Chairman McDonald of the republi
can town committee . acknowledging
the honor conferred upon him by the
New Haven republicans in nominating
htm as a candidate for representative to
the general assembly, but announcing
his declination of the same. :
Killed ataflra. ' " '
' Detroit, Oct. 6. Flv men weK killed
and four or five severely injured by the
falling walls at theK-ennan & Jahn flre
this morning, . - . ,
SovaralTMU War M .do of Mia Itandebaan
1. 1 Oa ubmlltad by the HotchkiM Ord
nanra (Vmoaay and Thay Ware round to
land Tlirm.
Newport.Oet. 5. The navnl rifle board
to-day devoted Its time to the test of
the Pnndebean rifle submitted b the
HotchkikS Ordnance company. The
company was represented by General
Albert prdway, commanding the Na
tional (luurd of the District of Colum
bia, and Rlllc Inspector Thomas P.
King of the same "iiparement. The
test took place at the Rose Island
range. First Mr. King fired twenl)
shots from the rlflj as a single loader
with manipulation, as a test of manipu
lation by any expert. There were then
twenty more shots flreu In a like man
ner by one of the seamen gunners as a
tout of manipulation of the arm by one
not familiar with It.
The endurance test was then made.
This Is considered particularly severe,
slncp five hundred rounds are to be
llrud without cleaning or alteration of
the piece. In five hundred rounds fired
thirteen miFs-flres were noted, in but
three of which could the csrtrldKes be
llred In another gun. During the test
there aUo developed a mechanical un
steadiness of the work of the extractor,
which, it Is claimed, may be overcome.
The defective ammunition test had to
be postponed because the ammunition
supplied as defective was perfect. An
attempt to stick cartridges by the use
of rosin proved futile. Cartridges were
given an excess of five grains of rillltc.
The rapidity and accuracy tests consist
ed of twenty shots each by experts and
novices. The experts' time was 1:21 :15,
novices' 2:14. The expert fired twenty
eight phots in two minutes, and the
novice twenty-five In a like time. In
test of dissembling and assembling the
rifle the experts' time was 1:26 and 1:46
resectlvely, novices' 2:07 and 3:20.
The dust test will occur to-morrow
and then the rifle will be prepared for
the rust test.
This rifle is of French Invention and
a similar one is in use In the French
cavalry and some South American coun
tries. As submitted here It is consider
ably Improved.
Monday the Remington people are
expected to test their pieces.
Daughters of the King from Thli llooi-o
at Christ Church,- Man? Interesting
HpaecbewTo-Day'a 8nrlc.
" The annual diocesan convention of the
Daughters of the King began f.t Christ;
church yesterday morning. A service
of prayer was first held and the holy
communion was celebrated. Rev. G
Brinley Morgan, rector of Christ
church, officiating. The business meet
ing was held afterwards end the fol
lowing, officers were elected: Presi
dent, Mrs. G. Brinley Morgan, in place
of Mrs. Woodcock of Ansonia; vice pres
ident, Mrs. William Lusk of New Ha
ven; secretary and treasurer, Miss Paul
ine Phillips of Derby, In place of Mrs.
George H. Peck. A constitution and
by-laws were adopted. Shortly after
noon a luncheon was served by the
ladles of the church.
In the afternoon a meeting was held
at which several very Interesting ad
dresses were made on "The Claims of
the Church on the Daughters' of the
King." Rev. O. H. Rafferty of Port
land, Conn., was to have spoken on
"Service; What to do and how to do it."
He was unable to be present, however.
So the first address was made by Rev.
R. H. Nelson of Norwich, Conn., on
"Prayer; How to pray and for whom
to pray." It was a most excellent ad
dress and was.listened to with great in
terest by the large congregation pres
ent. He was followed by the Rev. C.
G. Bristol of Hartford, who spoke on
"Assistance to the Clergy; Willingness
and Loyalty." Rev. George H. Buck
of Birmingham then spoke on "Faith
fulness; Reliability and Consistency."
He especially dwelt on the topic of con
sistency, saying that the personal In
fluence, which goes forth from each
member of this noble asosclatlon of the
young ladies of the best families of
the community, should be such, as would
reflect credit on the .organization and
on the church to which it has proved
so capable, worthy and efficient an as
sistant. Each young lady who styles
herself a Daughter of the King should
endeavor to put her whole heart and
sotif into the work of raising up the
fallen and helping along the weak, so
that she in truth may be a Daughter
of the King. It is a noble title and let
it be borne nobly.
The last address was made by Rev.
S. B. Pond of Norwalk, Conn., on "Spir
ituality; Growth and Influence.'
Last evening there was a choral even
song at 7:30 o'clock, followed by an ad
dress by the Rev. L. G. Watson of
Kingston, N. Y., preparatory to the
"Quiet Day" services, which will be held
to-day. The services will be as fol
lows: 7 a. m. Holy communion.
9:30 a. m. Morning prayer and first
meditations. ...
11 a. m. Intercessory prayer and lit
12 m. Penitential office and second
2:45 p. m. Office of none and third med
4 p. m. Evening and last meditation.
All persons wno may be interested
are cordially invited to attend any of
these services.
Fatally Shot His Wife.
Indianapolis, Ind.. Oct 5. At 1 o'clock
this morning George Neorr, a saloon
1. umm rtuarrellarl .with hie wlfa, a.ni.
shot her, probably fatally. He then
turned the weapon at nls own head and
ffred dying taBtai&Xa
r'aaturaa of tha Itat iloui Hrv Iraa To
morroadttirr He l(lin Notr.
The regular evening service at the
Church of the Itt-deemer will be resumed
to-morrow night at 7:30 o'clock. Dr.
Phillips will upeak upon "The Glory of
the Conimuiiplui.v." Following Is the
muKicu'l program:
Prelude-All -crei to "Itcf ormat ion"
Symphony Mendelssohn
Hymn 74 "lirightly Gleams Our
Itanncr" I'ongregatlonnl . . . . Haydn
Hymn 4C7-"Our Lord is Risen From
the Dead" Choir Coenn
Gloria Patrl. In R flat Mosenthal
Response "The Day isOently Sink
ing to a Close'' Smart
Offertory "There's a Beautiful Land
on High" Taylor
Anthem "Jerusalem" Parker
I'ostlude Allegro "Reformation"
Symphony Mendelssohn
On Sunday evening the third of the
eerie of services under the auspices of
the Dwight Place Men's association will
be hild at tlu church and promises to
be of unusual Interest, consisting of a
song service of Gospel Hymns, with a
brief account of their history and au
thors, by the pastor. The attendance
at the previous services has been large,
and a source of encouragement to the
association. A cordial invitation Is ex
tended to nil. Services at 7:30.
The subject of Dr. Masden's termon
In the First Methodist church to-morrow
evening will be "The Cause and
Cure of Despondency."
"Njw Haven's Morals Who Cares?"
Is the subject of ltev. J. H. Mason's
sermon at the First paptist church to
morrow evening.
The objects of benetlcenee which are
recommended by the Howard avenue
Congregational church were asked for
by someone recently. The list is as fol
lows :
American board of foreign missions,
Congregational Home Missionary soci
ety, American Missionary association,
College and Education society, Congre
gational Church-Building society. Sea
men's Friend society.poor of the church,
New Haven hospital, Communion table
and special calls, sinking fund of the
church, Connecticut Home Missionary
society, New Haven City Missionary so
ciety. New Haven Congregational union.
The last three are not subscribed on
cards, but are made up by collections
at public services, and there are three
others which are made up by private
solicitation outside the church, namely,
the Woman's board of foreign missions,
the Y. W. C. A. and the Home for the
Rev. George H. Fillan will to-morrow
evening in theh Howard avenue Congre
gational church deliver his lecture on
"The Old and New Missions in Turkey.'
He was pastor in Marsovan of one of
th largest Christian churches In Tur
key until driven into exile by the op
pression of the Turkish government
He is now waiting In this country until
he can safely return. He is a fine
speaker and lecturer.
An evening service is to be conducted
In United church during the coming
season under the auspices of the Men's
Sunday Evening club, Just organized.
The object of the club is to draw out
the interest and energies of men
whether in the congregation or outside
of it, but not connected with any other
church and enlist them in the sup
port of services on Sunday evening
which shall have for their object the
treatment of problems connected with
moral and municipal affairs and with
the religious life. Addresses will be
made by speakers invited for the occa
slon, or by one of the pastors. The
first service will be held to-morrow
evening at 7:30 and the address will be
given by Dr. Munger; topic, "A Plain
Talk on the Present Unrest in the Re
ligious World." The public are cordial
ly Invited to attend these services. All
seats will be free.
Evangelist John M. Dick of Boston
will address the Y. M. C. A. meeting to
morrow at 4 o'clock; subject, "A Trai
tor In the Camp."
voxtltut snows.
The Coming: Now Harm Show to be a Bin
One ehows In Anftonfa and Reymonr.
The interest In fine specimens of poul
try In New Haven county and In the
state was never so great as to-day, and
Connecticut is doing considerable in the
line of home productions. The New Ha
ven Poultry association is getting the
plans laid for holding another big show
here. This one will be held at Banquet
hall from January 10th to the 14th in
clusive. Hartford will co-operate hear
tily with the enterprise. The New Ha
ven association will soon hold a meet
ing to make further preparations for the
The town of Seymour is to have a
poultry show of Us own one of these
days, and so Is Ansonia. The latter
will be held at Ansonia opera house.
C. P. Jordan of this city again achiev
ed distinction as a breeder of fine poul
try at the recent state fair show, he
having taken in all at that exhibit
eight first premiums and three second
premiums on samples of his Plymouth
Rocks, Dominlques and bantams a
pretty good showing.
The Foot Guarda' New Building.
The Foot Guard held their regular
monthly meeting at the armory last
nfght. Two candidates were admitted,
Messrs. W. T. Sternberg and Mr. Clark
of the firm of Clark & Thompson. The
ground for the new building was broken
Thursday and the foundation was being
laid yesterday The building will be of
brlok, 40x50 feet. The ground floor will
be used for a company and toilet rooms.
The second floor will be used entirely
for their gun cases and lockers. ' W. H.
Allen is the architect.
Princeton Favors Thanksgiving Day as tha
Day of tha Ilia; Contaat, and Kefiued to
Vie Id a Point Another Sea.lon Will bo
New York, Oct. 5. The first mtottnff
of the Intercollegiate Football assocla.
tlon was hold this evening at the Mur
ray Hill hotel. Prlncotou and Yale wera
the only colleges represented. Captain
T. O. Trt-nchard. President Edward
Munn and Treasurer Mlllbank appear,
ed for Princeton and Captain F. A.
Hlnkey and President B. S. Caolo tor
Yale. T. G. Trenchord was ohoier,
chairman. The session was a protract
ed one, but productive of no results as
far as agreeing upon a date or selecting
a field for the annual contests wera
concerned. Captain lllr.key ot Vale In
sisted that the gamo be played not ear
Her than December S and contended
that It was Impossible for the team to
play In proper form within ten days oil
the Springfield match.
The Princeton delegation favored
Thanksgiving day and refused to yield
the point. A session will be held next
Wednesday evening at the same hotel,
and the dale will then be decided upon.
The choice of grounds now lies between
Ambrose and Eastern parks, Brooklyn,
Manhattan field, the Polo grounds anil
the Berkeley and Columbia ovala.
The managers will Inspect the various
grounds to-morrow and give their de
cisions at the Wednesday meeting.
A number of changes and amend'
ments to the constitution were adopted,
the most important being the appoint
ment of an additional field Judge to ba
known as linesman. The chief duty of
this new ofliclnl Is to mark the gain or
loss of each play and upon request of
he umpire to give testimony if any un
necessary roughness or offside play,
but he may not be appealed to by any;
player or captain.
The new rules also provide that nj
man shall act as linesman, umpire or
referee who is an alumnus of the com
peting colleges and further that umpires
shall be nominated and elected by tha
advisory committee; the referee and
linesman to be chosen by the captains.
These officials shall be permanently
elected on the third Saturday in Oc
tober. h Ei' in lic a x roxvExnox.
Justice of Peace and Trobnte Conventions
Hold Lost NlKht in the Rooms of the
Young: ulnn's Kopublican Club.
The republican town convention td
nominate candidates for Justices of the)
peace was held in the rooms of the
Young Men's Republican club on Crown
street last evening. In the absence ot
the chairman of the town committee, A.
M. Hlller called the convention to order)
after which Isaac M. Ullman was elect
ed chairman and A. H. Barnes secreta
ry. On motion of S. H. Punderson a
committee of one from each ward was
appointed to make a Justice of tha
peace ticket. This committee will meet
In the near future for the purpose.
The following are the members of tha
committee: First ward, A. M. Hillerj
Second, L. Knolimeyer; Third, Louis M,
Ullman: Fourth, F. L. Averill; Fifth,
F. B. Hamilton; Sixth, Isaac M. Ull
man; Seventh, Samuel J. Weil; Eighth,
A. MeMatthewson; Ninth, F. L. Love
land: Tenth, L. W. Cleaveland; Elev
enth, W. H. Preston; Twelfth, L. F.
Barnes; Thirteenth, F. A. Beers; Four
teenth, F. K. Tuttle.
The republioan town convention ol
New Haven to ohooss delegates to tha
judge of probate convention to be held
on Tuesday, October 9, at 10 a. m. in tha
rooms of the Young Men's Republican
club was held last evening. The con
vention was cafled to order by A. M,
Hiller in the absence of tha chairman ot
the town committee. Judge Sheldon
was elected chairman and Arthur C.
Graves secretary. After the reading ol
the list of delegates a motion was mada
from the floor to nominate fifteen dele,
gates to the convention, one from each'
ward. The motion w: carried and tha
following were elected delegates from)
the several wards: First ward, Charles
D. Nlcoll; Second, H. D. Grlnnell:
Third, Antonio Darde1!!;, Fourth, Fred:
L. Averill; Fifth, Joseph Smith; Sixth,
J. Blrney Tuttle; Seventh, William Blr
ney; Eighth, Arthur C. Graves; Ninth,
Judge Sheldon; Tenth, Jason P. Thom
son; Eleven'th.John W.Kessell; Twelfth,
M. Tuxedo: Thirteenth, M. R. Ding
wall; Fourteenth, F. R. Tuttle; Fif
teenth, A. H Burr.
Ijend Conaiffiied to Japan.
San Francisco, Oct. 5. A part el "
the freight on the steamer Rio de Janei
ro, which has Just sailed for Yokohama
and Hong Kong, was 200 tons of pig
lead consigned to Japan. It is sup
posed that this lead is to be used in
manufacturing cartridges. It Is the,
largest shipment of lead ever made to
the east from this port. The steamer
also carried a big cargo of flour for Ja
pan and China and 200 tons of wheat
is for China. This is the first whole
wheat ever shipped to China.
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Hyperion 1 heater.
An appreciative audience last even
ing witnessed the production of "Cleo
patra" and was highly entertained. Tha
cast of characters included several well
known artists, chief of whom was Miss '
Lillian Lewis as "Cleopatra." Mr. WU.
Ham Humphrey in the role of "Antony
did the part admirably, bringing a pio
ture of the noble Roman vividly to th4
mind of the audience. The support -'-was
also good. One ot the most pleas- -
ing features of the evening's entertain.
ment was the living pictures, which, in
eluded with the rest tha Muses Clrcf, '
and Cupln and Psyche, ' .

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