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THE ARIZONA REPUBLICAN.
FO UKT 1 1 Vl!A KT-Z' .'"KENIX, ARIZONA, WEDNESDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 31, 1894. VOL. V. NQ. Ia9. HIS POST OF DUTY Keeping It Causes a Stage Driver's Death. He Refused to Obey a Bandit's Command. A Bullet Through His Body in Consequence. Several Shots Fired, But the Driver Only Killed Tho Assassin's Iden tity Unknown. 7 the Associated Press. Nevada City, Cal., Oct. 30. Arthur Merer, a driver, and one of the owners of the North Bloomfield Btaee, was shot and instantly tilled by a highwayman this aftarnooD at Bock creek, three miles north of here. The incoming stage was stopped by a lone highwayman who came oat of the bashes and stepped in front of the horses. The bandit commanded Meyer to get down out of the box. Meyer re fused. The bandit fired twice at him with a revolver. The second shot passed through the driver's bodyand he fell forward into the boot in front of the coach. So far as known the robber secured no booty. Several shots were fired at one passenger but be escaped unhurt and drove the stage to town. WAREHOUSE VICTIM. Knox Express Co. Sued for $5,000 bv Julia A. Anderson. Knoxville, Tenn., Oct. 30. Julia A. Anderson yesterday sued the Knox Express company for $5,000 worth of furniture, silverware, table linen, books and bed clothing, which were destroyed by the fire of July 24 last. She says she was to pay $4 a month storage and had paid most that was due ; that on June 15 last, by Ruth Mc Coy, she offered to pay the balance, and asked that the goods be delivered to her, but the delivery was refuse'd. She makes the usual charge of care lessness in storing inflammable ma terial?, particularly a gasoline motor machine, in the warehouse. In the bill as first drawn a bridal trosseau is mentioned among the goods destroyed, but upon a second thought this item was stricken out. CATTLE FOR GERMANY. The Exports to That Country Are Not Large. One Stockman in America ' Could Ship All of the Cattle That Germany Has Use For. By the Associated Press. Washington, Oct. 30. Secretary Morton was at the cabinet meeting to day for the first time since his return from Europe. Discussing the recent action of the German government discriminating against American cattle, the secretary said: "Last year Germany imported 4,000 head of American cattle. One American farmer could supply the en tire German market, of which it is said we have just been deprived." Secretary Morton intimated that there is no great concern felt by the administration on account of Ger many's action. TWO BODIES FOUND. Fred Cogshall and His Wife Found Dead in the Woods. Attleboro, Mass., Oet. 30. As Fred Coulter was walking through a piece of woods on his way home this evening he stumbled upon the bodies of Fred CogBhall and his wife. Both had been Bhot. The woman's clothing was torn and the ground all around the place where the bodies were lying bore evidence of a struggle. It is surmised by some that the couple had quarrelled and that Cogshall mur dered his wife and them committed sui cide. Others believe that it was a double murder. Saved by His Bicycle. Hamonton, Pa., Oct. 30 Three tramps halted Joseph Grim about 8 o'clock last night two niles out of town and de manded that he turn over to them his money and watch. He had $60 with him, the proceeds of the sale of a horse during the day, and was about to hand it over nnder threats of being brained by clubs if he did not, when a plan sug gested itself to him. He threw his watch a half a dozen yards away. The three men all turned in the direction of the timepiece. This was the opportunitv he wanted, and mounting his wheel he started off at a rapid gait before the highwaymen could comprehend that their prey was escaping. They gave chase, with loud threats, but the bicycler was moving farther away every minute, and they gave up the chase. Grim says the watch was not worth five dollars. A Five Dollar Assessment. Washington, Oct. 0. The civil ser vice commission has received from a postmaster in Washington state a copy of a circular from the Democratic com mittee levying an assessment of $5 on each postmaster. It is signed by Charles De France, secretary. It states that "the committee, having had under consideration the necessary ways and means of raising funds for the cam paign, have concluded that those who are enjoying the benefits of Democratic success in the past should contribute to the expenses of the present campaign. The committee has therefore assessed you $5." A Youthful Bigamist. New York, Oct. 30. The solemn affi davit of a pretty young woman whose maiden name was Susan S. Smith, avowing her marriage on May 23, 1893, to Wm. K. Kinnerd, a youth of 19, and a marriage certificate date July 13, 1894, and bearing witness to Kinnerd's union on that day to Miss Lizzie Karen burg, this morning brought this young benedict before Police Justice Painter, who held him under $2,000 bail for ex amination on the charge of bigamy. The extenuating circumstances are, that the first marriage was treated as a joke by all concerned; and, further, that Bev. Mr. Wren, who performed the ceremony, was an excommunicated priest. LEFT THEIR TRACKS. And That Was the Trap That Caught Them. Indian Murderers In California Are TracKed Down and Captured by Means of Their Footprints. By the Associated Pr ass. San Bernardino, Cal., Oct. 30. Jas. Guilmoniott, a Frenchman living near Colton, was found stabbed to death to day. The house was robbed of valuables. Two Indians were seen near the house last evening and the tracks weie fol lowed to the racheria. The officers arrested seven Indians found there, the tracks of the largest Indian fitting one of those found about the premises of the murdered man. VICTIMS OF THE SCOURGE. Fearful and Death-Dealing Plauge of Diphtheria Raffing In Illinois. Louisville, Oct. 30 A special to the Times from Sturgin, Ky., says : A fear ful and death-dealing plseue of diph theria is raging at Caseyville, 111., and cotlins can hardly be furnished fast enounh with which to bury the dead. Not fewer than forty deaths have oc curred within the week. It is not un common to bury two children in a single coffin. A Supreme Court Judge In Trouble. Paterson, N. J., Oct. 30. Judge Jonathan Dixon, of the New Jersey supreme court, was arraigned before Justice of the Peace Senior, of this city, today, for violation of the game law. Judge Dixon pleaded not guilty. The case is to be heard next Thursday. MAIL ROBBERS IN LIMBO. Three of Them Are Arrested in Portland. They Abstracted Mail From the Ex press Office at The Dalles, September lO. By the Associated Press. Portland, Or., Oct. SO. The district attorney today swore to a complaint against Frank Klein, Otto Savage and Ralph Gibbons, charging them with stealing the United States mails from the Dalles postoffice September 10, Klein having confessed their commis sion of the crime. Gibbons had a key to the express office and turned it over to Klein who made the pattern. Vaccination in Washington. "Washington, Oct. 30. Up to noon today there were no new cases of small pox reported here. The health author ities are using their utmost endeavors to prevent an epidemic. The news of the spread of the disease has caused considerable alarm, and it is estimated that over 5,000 people were vaccinated today. All the public and private doc tors were besieged by applicants for vaccination, and there was a scarcity cf vaccine points. Several large firms had all their employes vaccinated. Coin and Bullion. San Francisco, Oct. 30. Silver bars, per oz., 6363; Mexican dollars, 5253. RAVING MANIAC. Results of the Wounding of a Boy's Hand. Was by the Bite of a Strange Dog. Imagination May Have Much to do With the Malady. The Boy's Mother Believes He Was Made Crazy by His Companions. By the Associated Press. ' New York, Oct. 30. James Norman, 16 years old, was removed from home a raving maniac last night. It appears that the lad had for some months been employed as a stevedore. A strange dog wandered into a yard where he was at work some weeks ago, and Norman started romping with him, when the animal suddenly became infuriated and snapped at his right hand. The wound waB not a bad one, the tip of the third finger only being slightly lacerated. Norman did not take much notice of it until a couple of days ago, when it became painful. Last night the lad re turned home from work and ate a hearty supper. Soon he complained of feeling hot and started to walk in the front room. Suddenly he fell, shaking like a leaf, to the .floor. His brother George and Joseph R. Russell rushed to his assistance, but could not get near him. He snapped and barked exactly like a dog whenever they approached him. A policeman sent for an ambulance, but before its arrival the boy became violent and it was all the policeman and the two other men could do to keep him from injuring himself. As it was, his brother received several scratches on the hands from the madman. An ambulance Burgeon from Bellevue ar rived and injected hypoJemiicaliy a quantity of morphine, but while Nor man was being placed in the ambulance and before the drug could have any et fect upon hia system, he was again at tacked with the rabies and fell from the gra9p of the men to the sidewalk. He was finally placed in the ambulance and removed to the insane pavilion. The boy's mother insists that her son's companions have done a great deal toward making him crazy by telling him hydrophobia stories. MADE A CLEAN BREAST. A Los Angales Crook 'Fesses Up in Court. Entered a Plea of Guilty to the Charge of Passing Counter felt Money. By the Associated Press. Los Angeles, Cal., Oct. 30. Garland Smith pleaded guilty in Judge Ross' court this morning te thecharge against him for passing counterfeit silver dol lars and gold five dollar pieces. Sentence was deferred. Garland is a confederate of C. E. Smith, recently convicted on the same charge. Is Chicago Credit Shaky? Chicago, Oct. 30. The credit of the city of Chicago was attacked today by a syndicate of local banks, which re cently advanced 600,000 as a temporary demand loan in anticipation of tax collections. Several of the banks asked immediate repayment of the loan. Comptroller Ackerman complied, and now there is no money on. hand to meet the October payroll Not only does the comptroller declare that the city has no money to meet its obligations, but he openly asserts that there is none in sight. The bapks regard the city with suspicion. Since the Kent reso lution was passed by the finance com mittee, casting a cloud upon the authority of the comptroller to borrow money, the banks have made constant demands on the city for repayment. Up to date $300,000 has been returned. Two hundred and fifty thousand dol lars, not enough to meet the payroll is still on hand, but a great part of that will probably be paid back before the end of the week. ALL RECORDS BROKEN. The Remarkable Performance of a Buffalo Rider. Buffalo, N. Y., Oct. 30. Bicyclist Johnson rode an unpaced mile in 1 :57 4-5 today, breaking all records. Sllles' Divorce Suit. Chicago, Oct. 30. The divorce case of Everell D. Stiles against Illanian Brower Stiles, in which Herbert P. Crane, son of the millonaire elevator manufaturer, is named as co-respondent, was opened today before Judge Ewing. The charges made by Mr. Stiles in his bill, the counter charges of Mrs. Stiles in her cross-bill, and the testimony of the complainant today promises sensational developments. Mr. Stiles testified that during a visit to Crane's summer home at Lake Ge neva, Wis., he detected Crane coming out of the room of Mrs. Stiles. He went in and found his wife in tears and told her she must not allow the visits of Mr. Crane to continue. Later, he averred, his wife received love letters from Mr. Crane, and when he remonstrated she became hysterical and told him to go away for two weeks and give her time to collect her thoughts. He went as she requested and upon his return found another man in his house, whom he thought had no business there, and then he and his wife separated. The case is expected to last for ten days. All parties to tha suit are of high stand ing. SUES HER DAUGHTER. Says She Transferred Her Bank Account When Sick. New York, Oct. 30. Katherine Lind say, a woman over Beventy, moved yes terday, through Lawyer David Welch, before Justice Barrett, in the supreme court, for leave to serve an amended complaint in her action against her daughter, Katherine McCarney. In the summer of 1880 Mrs. Lindsay became ill and went to the home of her daugh ter, No. 1444 Park avenue. The old woman had $5,000 in the Bank for Sav ings, and in the Emigrant, Bowery and Bleecker street savings Banks. Lawyer Welch said that while she was supposed to be dying Mrs. McCar ney, who was aided by her husband, Edward E. McCarney, an inspector in the dock department, induced her to transfer to them her bank books. Mrs. Lindsay recovered, but couldn't get the books back. Mr. Welch says that then Mrs. McCarney and her husband turned her out of doors without a penny. St. Gabriel's church, in Har lem, has provided for her for the last two years. The case was taken-under advisement. HAND OF PROVIDENCE. It Falls Heavily on Three Bad Men. They Were Killed In a Wreck While on Their Way to a Town to Rob the Bank. By th Associated Press. Clearfield, Pa., Oct. 30. Three per sons were killed and one fatally injured on the Beech Creek road last night by the wrecking of a freight train. The men had revolvers and a full kit of burglar tools. It. is supposed they were on their way to this town to crack the county bank: LIVING PICTURES. Five Daughters of Levi P. Morton Pose. PonGHKEEPSiE. Oct. 30. A series of "living pictures" was given in RogerB hall, at Hyde park, last night in aid of St. James' Episcopal church of that village. The entertainment was nota ble because of the number of prominent society people who posed in the pic tures, including ex-Vice-President Levi P. Morton's five daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Archibald Rogers, Mrs. James Roosevelt, Miss Morgan, of Siattsburg; the MisseB Ellen and Grace Roosevelt and other prominent residents of the locality. The "little hall was crowded 'with so ciety folk from the surrounding coun try. Ex-Senator Thmas Newbold acted as master of ceremonies. The beat picture of the series was "The Marquise," by Mrs. Archibald Rogers, Mrs. James Roosevelt posed gracefully as "Penelope." Miss Morton made a striking "Amer ica," and another of the young ladies from Ellerslie received great applause for her admirable posing as "Juno." Other pictures that were well received were Miss Morgan as Charlotte Corday ; Archy Rogers and Mrs. Morgan, in Reuben and Cynthia, from "A Trip to Chinatown," Miss Ellen Roosevelt, in a picture entitled "The Rebuke," "The Scout," by Mr. Rogers and Master Ed ward Rogers. The last picture represented the at tack by Indians on a Puritan house hold. A good round sum was realized from the entertainment. RISEN FROM THE DEAD. That is the Legal Status of Dr. Tynan. The Court Sets Aside the Probate Proceedings Taken on Account of His Supposed Death. By the Associated Press. Modesto, Cal., Oct. 30. The probate proceedings in the case of Dr. T. E. Tynan have been set aside by Superior Judge Miner. Dr. Tynan, a millionaire, made a will in San Francisco and disappeared. After two years Tynan returned. He He then filed a petition to be restored to judicial life. Hence the order setting aside the probate proceedings. THERE IS PEACE. Harmony in the Catholic Church Fully Restored. An Important Meeting of the Arch Bishops. All Differences Have Been Dis cussed and Adjusted. The Fullest; Recognition of Author ity and of Loyalty to the Pope the Result of the Conference. By the Associated Press. New York, Oct. 30. The mystery which surrounded the recent annual meeting of the Catholic archbishops at' Philadelphia, and subsequent gathering here, is still unbroken ; but from events subsequent to the meeting the conclu sion is drawn that an important step was taken toward the unification of the principal Catholic ecclesiasticals in the United States, in the termination of the antagonism which has risen over Mgr. Satolli'g presence in this country, and in a more complete support and loyalty to the papal delegate in the future. It is stated all differences are now ad justed and henceforth there will be the fullest recognition of authority. This recognition is regarded as a direct re sult of that meeting. THE CLOSING DAYS. Activity With Which the Republi can Campaign Is Maintained. The activity and thoroughness with which the Republican county campaign has been conducted ia being well main tained. There was a rouwiDg meeting on Monday night at Gila Bend ad dressed by Jerry Millay and other speaker The attendarce was large and great enthusiasm and interest wbb manifested. The meeting at Riverside last eight was very successful and the whole country turned out to bear Col. Millay, Judge C. M. Frazier and Hon. M. H. McCord. Preparations have been completed for a big meeting at Alhambra tonight at which all the candidates will appear. A feature of the meeting will be the Republican Glee club from Phoenix.. EARLY CLOSING. The Matter Considered by Retail Clerks Last Night. A meeting of the clerks of the city was held at the fireman's hall last night to consider the seven o'clock closing proposition. Nearly all the stores in town were represented and there was a good attendance. A petitkn was drawn up asking for the closing of the stores at the hour named providing though that between December 15 and January 1, during the holiday trade and on Saturday niehts, no special hour be observed. It wss decided to put the petition into the hands of Taibot & Hubbard, the Trask-Keeskr company and the Alkire dry goods and elotuintr company for circulation among merchants. Another meeting of the clerk's will be held next Wednesday night at the same place. A vote, of thanks was tendered the fire department for the use of the hall. A WOULD-BE BURGLAR Detected In the Act of Entering a House. Early yesterday morning about 2 o'ejock a Mrs. Baker, living on Jefferson street between Fifth and Sixth avenues, was awakened by a noise at the front door. Her husband was absent from home and she was consequently some what alarmed. She went to the door and reached it just as a man was in the act of entering. Her shrill screams frightened him away and at the same time attracted the attention of special officers, Jack Mehan and H. H. Wolfley, who came up in time to catch a glimpse of the would-be burglar. They chased him in the direction of the West End school house, hut lost Bight of him. They afterward picked up a suspicious character in that part of town. They took him before Mrs. Baker, but she was unable to identify him and he was released. A Woman's Daring Escape. Minneapolis, Minn., Oct. 30. Mrs. Seiger Young made a sensational es cape from the county jail early this morning. She stood upon two chairs piled on her bunk, wrenched the iron bars apart, broke the skylight and reached the roof. Then she dropped from window to window, clinging to the iron gratings. She reached the ground, where a passer-by attempted to detain her. She threw him.off and fled, clad only in her chemise, a shawl and one slipper. The police finally recaptured her after a desperate struggle. Out of Office. Madbid, Oct. 30. The cabinet has resigned.