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THE WASHINGTON TIMES. WEDNESDAY. DECEMBER 1. 1015.
which a fuse la placed and the hdl rioted, Tk killed are: James Ilatrd, Denja mJ Barber, Marge Brlcotll.l Elmer Cumpton. James Kcner, Harry JJIIIott. Ulmer Fox, Norman Fluher, James licmmll, Kelson HoWRate,, J. Haber. I'red Jeffry. Hnttlo Kelleh'er. Kdward Kens;, James Malloy. Uryan O'Connor. J tarry Place, Olml Bilvestrt, Paul NmaeK. John 8mack, Wesley atmpson, V. SprlnKfleld. Allan A. Thaxtw (rore- 5 an), Leslie Timmons. W. Weln, Elmer ae, Patrick Hanrahnn, Clarence neatanton, William Oliver, und ono tn thus far unidentified. lawls Booker, who waa taken to a hospital atter tho accident, died later. The Injured. The Injured: Edward Davis, now nt the Homeopathic Hospital; F. P. Ware, M Madison street: V. J. Hikes, wno lived at the Young Men's Christian Association; W. II. Oliver, 21IJ7. West KH venth street; and J. Itayraond Mor-. dlth, address unknown. Tho live lost named are' nt the Delaware Hospital. There l still another man unconscious Hnrt not known t tho samo hospital. Mace, a driver; Hanrahan, a carpcri- t'larenco l'lcnsanton, a fireman. 'Her. a machinist, nmont tne - nutsldn tho packliu; house -n n quarter of a mile of tho explosion the -villi arms, legs, nnd the trees acrosa the ,. hum; with Khastly nhi g nnd parta of human lielni. jrkman, who rushed to help at er rescuo tork there waa to do, sp. an nrm flcmtrtiR down In the rapid current of the creek nnd fished 11 out with a stick. Two horses caught in the blast wire torn almost to pieces and one large section of ono of tho ani mals was hurled more than a quarter of a mile from the nlace. The work of gathering up what waa left of the dead was a gruesome task, llashets and boxes were employed for this purpone, nnd tho men' searched the grounds for bits of flesh as though they were picking mushrooms. Snrao climbed trer and brought down other parts of bodies and pieces or clothing. Injured May Die. The men Injured were outside the plant. They were struck by bits of machinery, flying boards, rocks, ard other debris and all tcre bidly muti lated. One or two had eye.i blown out and several lost an arm or lei;, l'tiysl i lans stated thev were so b.idly Injured that not ono ot them Is cxpcited to stir- The list of dead was made i;p frcm a card Index kept by a timekeeper at , the I'pper Hsgley jnrd. When an official of thrompanv was aik'd If the explosion could be attrib uted to outside ouen'jles, his reply wis that It was a mystery, and while a thor 'igli Inteetlsetlon had been Mnrtwl. Hierei was nothing on which to base ntiv suspicion The renl cause, b mlil, might never 1 known. The dlsasKr.was oiie of the worst In Mm history of the lu Pont Comp.in. Tentv-fHo years ngo six mills In tho stm plint exploded and Hilled fourteen men r-nd lnjuied u nuinlr of other. The money loss ietcrda It 1 stated, will only be n few thousoml dollars. The packing house was of frime, IS t,t "o feet, and one stnrv high.' Vlrtmllv nil of the l.llled Used here. Ml the 'Injured were badly mutilated. '-ne having their, ei'ea blown out and lliii ilmost torn off Borne will die i"nlker and Davl were at work tn a mUltis mill nearbv. The walls of this liiillding were blown In and fell on their, Th scen about th plant were i'iatl-rending. Hundred or lelatlves ' workmen clamored for admission , i- .creamed In anguish The entrances to the woiks weie patroled by armed g'lijds, who kept everybody outside, cn emploes with passes being barred Accident Theory Offered. The victim, began woik at " o clock and would have been through for tre dav Ht :l o'clock. The mill was kno-vn a pellft-packlng home, tho employts twins engaged In packing powder in wooden boxes, each box coiitalnl.il! twntv pounds. The building was at tl4 Into six rooms. Just berore the eplolon oceurreil n car carrying jv eral thousand pounds of powder bad been run along a narrow railroad truck to the door of the packing house. This vas drawn by two horses. One Ihenrv is that some of the powder nllld !rom the ear and. falling on 'he track, was Ignited by the car pas, trie over It. It Is supposed this Mash ignited tho pond'r In the car and caused the dis inter Not a man In the packing house, however, lives to tell the tal. The Weather a Year Afro Today I'loudy. Temperature. High 61 degrees. Low .12 degrees remember laxative llromo Quinine cures , fold In one day. There Is only one "Itrmp Quinine." Look for signature K. GUOVi:. !5o. -Advt. AUSTRIAN . SPLIT UPON PEACE Heads of finance, Interior, and Commerce Divisions Return Their Portfolios. (Continued from First Page.) ministers of commerce or of the In terior In the ministry common to Austria-Hungary. Tho common ministry Is composed solely of ministers of foreign affairs, of finance, of war, and of the navy. Reichstag Socialists Split Over Peace Terms Suggestions COriJNHAOKX, Dec. 1. rresh de mand! that relchatag members bo per nutted to discuss peaco terms are con tained In copies of the Uorllner Vor waerts. The paper, Oermany's leading Hoclal 1st organ, maintains that only in Ih'a way can tho prbllc be kept Informed so as tn support tho smcrnmrnt rtien negotiations are begun BEUUN (via Amsterdam and !.on don), Dec. 1. A split threatens Social ist ranks In the relchstag. Ono group Is Insistent on govern ment statement of the peace terms Ger many will accept. The other believes thlvw-ould be a confesslrn of weakness. There Is also a difference of opinion over government food regulation. Dur ing the expect"d re, ess of the relchstag) lendrs hope to couil'ose their differ-j ences. Oovernment leaders are lonld.mt Oreece will remain neut-ol, hut ore not certain how 'benevolent" this neutrality i win or lotvaiu im- iiin-n. 1 ltvaplltui of flrnek or ntlssian de velopments. It la declared tin? Herman I .sTustrlan-Hulgarlan-Turklsh communion ! tlon line Is unbreakable. opposite Austrian frontier, as the drive' objective. ... Tho Utilitarian forces In the south are advancing their llnea gradually, and Holla advices oxpreee confidence that , ii, I.. .. a..ttl.H M.r.itAnll cleared of armod Serb forces, of Hnt- Ish. and of rrencn wuntn ma " Austro-Germans to Protect Bulgar Border Along.Danube River LONDON. Da 1. A dispatch to the Morning Post from , Bucharest, dated Tuesday, says:, "Feverish preparations are being made at Hustchuk. on the Danube west of tho lloumanlan border, to uccom-' modatf 50.000 Austro-Oerman troops who are duo to arrive Ihcro shortly. Many officers with war materials al ready have arrived. "Pour Austrian monitors sre patrol Ing tho Danube along the wholo length of the Hulgarlan shore to where tho Hulgarlan frontier Joins that of Hou mania." Monastir Evacuated . i By Serbians; Bulgars To Occupy the City LONDON. Dec, 1. Monastir waa formally surrendered to the Ilulgarlana on Monday, according to on Athens dis patch to the Dally Telegraph. Colonef Vassltch. the Berblan commander. In formed tho Oreek consul of his Inten tion to surrender the city without light ing In order to nvold useless bloodshed. A commission composed of the Oreek and Roumanian consuls nnd priests was appointed to negotiate with tho Uulgars ns to the handling over of the city, and the commission went to the headquar ters of tbo nearest Bulgar army for a conference. Colonel Vassltch left Monastir by tho last train for Fiorina. whli the IlrltUh consul proceeded to Oreek territory with the archives. Hallway communication, odds the dispatch, has eeaaed between Monastir and Florins. Bulgars. Pursue Serbs j Into Albania to Halt Army Reorganization HHItLlN Ma London). Dec 1 -Bulgarian troops oi e across the Serbian frontier todav pursuing the rteelnc Serbs southward through the Albanian mountain. Tho Set lis oie making no further or ganised resltnnce. Austro-Oerman are aiding In the piiisult to prevent the Set lis from iolniiig the southern armv Tbo .utrlans arc slowlv nushlne their Montenegrin Invasion The Montene grins are lighting denernlely. Thev aro In tin" field to the last boy and old man stiong enough to hold u gun. Women me also reported hi the ranks. The Bulgars liav been In full oe eupatlnn of Prlsrend for three davs. U Is now their base of operations ngalnst the Serbs In Albania The AtiMrluu Purpose h to strike straight through Montenegro sltv miles to the westward, with Cettltiio. the capi tal, which ! nnlv ten mites from the French Bombard Frise; Aif Attack at Lens; Turks Abandon Sap PAltlH. Dec. l.-iHelallatlng for a fu tile (lerman attempt to blow up a French position, French nrtllleiy has bombarded the Kaiser's line violently in the vicinity of Prise. In the Homme re gion, today's official communique de clared. A French aviator dropped six bombs on the railroad station at Len. A sec ond brought a German airman down In the DaYdanellee. one Turblsh post was blown up nnd the Ottoman forces were compelled to abandon their posi tion nt Sap. Cold weather tend'is oper ations there difficult. THE WEATHER REPORT. U-Boat Sinks English Ship; 5 of Crew Missing liXt)O.V, Dec 1. The British etenm er Klngswav has been sunk by a sub nisiltie, with a possible loss of live Htcs. The captain nnd twenty-one of the Klng'way's crew were landed to da, I1e others are missing Three llngswaa are officially listed The KIngwa, of Indon. 3.617 tons, owned bv the Beaver Hhlpplng Com pany, the Klngsway. of Vancomcr. B f . 1,40? tons, owned by the Standard Fisheries, tho Klngsway. of Orlmsby, Ihiglaud, ill tons, owned by the Strand SJtcam Fishing Company. The forecast for the District of Co lumbla Fair nnd somewhat warmer to night; Thursday unsettled, probablj light rain, light to moderate variable wind. Mnrvland Increasing clntillne'S, fol lowed hy light rain late tonight or Thursday: somewhat warmer tonight, moderato varlablo winds. Virginia Fair and somewhat warmer tonight. Thursday unsettled with proh. nnlv light rain: light to moderate vari able wind. I 1 a i a 10 a 11 a THMPERATFUHS. S lU'RHAF AFFLKCK'S 1! noon. 1 p. m.. a. m 31 n a. m "-' 10 a. m 3 11 a. m 42 12 noon M 1 p. m 46 High tide. Low tide.. TIDE TABLE. 2.31 a. m. and 3:(m p. m. !:10 a. m. and 9:13 p. m. BFN TABLK. ' Sun rose ".:57 Hun sets 4:42 Light automobile lamps at D:1S p. m. POSLAM HELPS SCALING SKIN ALLAYSITGHING If nu resllre the unslghtllness. the aggravation and the danger of skin af fections w hlch ate allowed to persist een thoso of minor nature ou will promptly tr'nt them with Poslaip This Is tile jemeilv to use If you wish to quickly clear tiiem awav and end distress and Itchlnir Irritation It checks Eczema, wet or dry Is unusually ef fective with Scalp.cale. Hash. Acne. Itch. Pimples Hellees raw. 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