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: ^$9Utedfatg Ml ^tttclHowcer. T01UMEXl.TIII-iruW]11iR28g, ^ "HI-ELI^G. W. TA., MONDAY. JULY 23. I900. fBICJS TypCBmifflRBsT EXTREMELY OPTIMISTIC IS MINISTER WU. Nothing Heard From tho Orlont, bat Lt Is Believed the Several Legations Are Unharmed. CHAFFEE HAS NOT ARRIVED At Nagasaki?KeplleB Becelved at State Deartment in Responses to Secretary Hay's Dispatch. WASHINGTON. D. C., July 22.? With the exception of tho brief dispatch from Admiral Kempff, announcing that the Newark was going to Nagasaki, there has been nothing received In Washington to-day by the state or navy departments regarding China. This was also true of the Chinese legation, Minister Wu saying after-dinner to-night, that lie had not a word from his country to-day. The latter continues extremely optimistic of the safety ui me legations in r-eKin ana uopes uiai the dispatch from Minister Conger received here Friday is but the precursor of more detalleti Information of a still brighter character from the Chinese capital. Many of his callers to-day Inquired of him about the report that China had asked the United States government to exercise Its goods offices for his country In the present crisis, but he declined positively to make any statement on the subject. Second Division of Troops. At the Japanese legation which has been d source of much of the news which has recently come from China, the officials were also without advices to-day. Nothing has been heard at the legation of the report published in the American newspapers that the Japanese government is about to dispatch a second division of troops from iokohama for Chlnege territory. When Secretary Hay received the Conger dispatch on Friday, he promptly telegraphed the fact to our ambassadors and ministers abroad, coupling It with Instructions to lay It before the respective governments to which they were accredited and to urgolipon them the necessity for co-operation for the relief of the foreigners In Pekln. Nothing Hoard Prom Chaffee, Several replies have been received at the state department In response to the secretary's dispatch, but they are withheld from publication for the present. The ofllcials here will abate none of the effort now making to obtain more definite news and to push forward the relief column on Its way to the Chinese capital. Up to a lato hour to-night, nothing had been heard from Major General Chaffee, who is to command the American forces in China and whoso arrival at Nagasaki In hourly expected. ALL FOREIGNERS MURDERED According to the Prediction of an American Engineer in China. CHICAGO, July 22.?John P. Roberts, of Shanghai, an American civil engineer, who has spent thirty-eight yean? in China, and who left'Shanghai last May. passed through Chicago to-day on his way to New York, to visit his old home. "Knowing the Chinese as I do," said Mr. Roberts, "I have little doubt but that all the foreigners in Pekln were murdered long" ago. The government In weak and the mob undoubtedly got the upper hand. I know too much of what Chinese mobs have done In the past to doubt that they murdered the foreigner's. large Chineso Army Ridiculous. "An army of 40,000 regular troops Is all that Is necessary to take Pokln," ho continued. "The Morten to the effect that the Chinese have an army of 950,000 men are ridiculous. There are not more than 20,000 drilled troops In China. The rest am poorly organized and poorly armed. If thoy bad modern? arms they would not know how to uso them and they do not constitute an tffcctlve fighting force." Deplores Death of Kottolor. PARIS, July 22.?The Berlin correspondent of the Temps says: "It Is asserted in Berlin that tho emperor of China has sent a telegram to Emperor William, deploring the assassination of Baron Von Kettoler by the rebels and declaring that the murderers are being actively sought and will be punished. He also expressed a hope that the relations of China with Germany would not suffer from this Btate nf thlntrm " English Troops Arrlvo. HONG KONG, iuly 22.?The secomll Indian brigade has been ordered to remain here. The Uritish first claHH battleship Oollath nnd (wo Indian transport* with troopH have arrived off IJon? Kong. German Missionaries Safo. BERLIN, July 22.?The German consul at Htvatau tob-graphs under dnte of July 21 that all tho German mlHHlonarlr.s from the Interior of the provlnco of Kwang Tung have arrived there safely. An Alliance Impossible. YOKOHAMA. July 23^Tho Korean VOVi'iJUQUQt confclnucs to send troops to the frontier, a collision with Intruding Chinese having already occurred. The Japanese express sympathy with the unfortunate emperor of China, but aro unanimous and emphatic In declaring that an alliance between China and Japan Is quite Impossible. STARTING FOR CHINA. Part of the Eighth Infantry Starts for the Land of Bice, and ia Hospitably Received in Gotham. NEW YORK. July 22.?Companies H and I, of the Eighth United States Infantry, moved off the transport McClellan this morning and started for Fort Snelllng, Minn., over the Now York Central railroad. The men will wait for the members of the regiment who aro coming north on another transport and after the recruiting of the organization to its full number, a start will be made for China. The two companies number about 240 men and officers. The men have been In Cuba eighteen months, but they looked In fine condition. About 2,h00 persons wore at the dock to meet thorn, many of the men having friends In this city/ and the Young Men'# Christian VVO.-1VJI.I111IUU I'iUVIUCU VUUCU UIIU UkllCV refreshments for thctn. Equipments and an Unruly Horao. It took until half past 1 o'clock In tho afternoon to gat thirty tons of equipments and supplies and an unruly horse off the transport and on tho special train In waiting, and the start was then begun for the west. It was said that the other eight companies of tho regiment which arc coming north on tho other transport were delayed by a storm ofT Cape Hattcras. These men are expected to-morrow morning. They will at once follow their comrades to Fort Snelllng. HOW THEY WORSHIPED. President 2ffcKinI>ey Attends tho Episcopal Church, While Candidate Bryan Thinks Seriously at tho Congregational Synagoguo. CANTON, O., July 22.?President McKlnley attended services at St. Paul's Episcopal church to-day Instead of that of his usual place. Bishop Leonard, of the diocese of Ohio, a personal friend of the President, conducted the services and the boys vested choir of Wheeling, furnished the music. "Walk circumspectly," was the theme of the .bishop's sermon. The usual prayer ior mo Jfresiuont was orfered and special prayers said for those engaged In war, for the diplomats In China, and for all in distress on account of the Chinese situation, but there was no special reference to tho Chief Executive in the services. They Took a Drive. The President and Mrs. McKinley took a drive during the afternoon and tho remainder of the day was spent In a restful manner. No special plans for the work have been arranged. The state officiate of Ohio, members of the Republican state and executlvo committees and others from Columbus, have expressed a desire to call on the President and may como thtt latter part of the week. Governor Nash will head tho party. BOERS BEATEN OFF From a Post, After a Determined Stand, by Lord Roberts' Troops. LONDON, Julyl 22.?The war office lias received the following dispatch from Lord Roberts: PRETORIA, July 22. 'The oBers made a determined attack j jeoitrruuy, iy Clean uy u puav in tne rail head, thirteen miles east of Heidelberg, which they attacked %vlth three guns -^id a 'pompon' and surrounded. 'They were, however beaten oft after a sharp engagement, before reinforcement^ summoned from Heidelberg, had arrlvd." "Wool Being Held. HOUSTON, Texas. July 22.?'The Post to-morrow will print reports from various points, showing that two million pounds of wool are being held In the state because the growers refuse to accept current prices, and their is probably as much moro held at uncounted points and on ranges. The grower? have held a conference at Lampassna and agreed to hold the entire clip Indefinitely. They have come to the condUHlon that there is a shortage and that tho manufacturers will como to their terms rnther than Import. Yellow Fever Serum Successful. VERA CRUZ. July 22.?The first patient treated with the yellow fever florum by the young Brazilian experimenter, X)r. Belllnzaghl 1b fully convalescent. Other patients treated are progressing favorably. There in intense Interest in the experiments. .Patients very low with black vomit have I boon treated, and tho effect of the eorutn la marvelous. Died of Drain Troublo. SIOUX FALLS. S. D., July 22.-CI1bort H. Lieu, a brother of the fuslonIst candidate for Kovernor, died suddenly to-day of conRestlon of the brain. Warehouse Durns. MUSCATINE. Iowa. July 22.-One of tho warehouses of the Huttl# Husband Door Company. In this city, burned today. tioss, $50,000. Must End or Mend. New York Times: This Chinese puzzle has made up the mind of mankind to one thing, and that Is that the order of things under which this enn happen must be changed. It cannot stay as It Is. "Our people will not stand It." It must modernize, must assimilate. He who rejects the benefits of matarlnl civilization rejects civilization.' China, as it has been for two mlllcnlumu, must mend or end. Unless the backward and barbaroun and Inert third of the human raco can defy and resist tho whole force of the most forcible and progressive part of the race, old China is doomed ' . WE WILL WASH OUR HANDS OF THE CHINESE When the Americans In Pekin Have Been Believed?Will Look to tlio Preservation of Our Privileges. DIRECT APPEAL TO UNCLE SAM 1 To TTso His Influence in Extricating the Heathen Government From Its Present Difficulty. Washington, d. c., July 22.? President McKlnley has received what purports to be a direct appeal from the Chinese Imperial government to use his good ofTlces to extricate that government from the difficulty and danCfirono nQRlflnn In whlnh If hna hpon placed ns a result of the boxer uprising and the ensuing hostile attitude of the great powers. Although tho exact text of the appeal made by the emperor of China to Prance, as outlined In the cabinet dispatch of yesterday, has not been made known here, it Is believed that the address to the President Is similar in terms to that communication. In our case tho communication was made through Minister Wu to tho state department. Thus far a final answer has not been returned. The | Pronch government answered at once, : but that- answer will not serve us. Tho I United States government Is conscientiously proceeding upon an entirely different line of policy In the treatment of the case. "Unfortunately, the state department finds itself alone In this,- but nevertheless it is convinced that its plan Ib tho best and it has behind it the 1 consoling assurance that at present all of the European governments have toe- j itly admitted that an error was made in | the beginning in not following the com- I mon sense advice of tho United StateB ' naval commander at Taku. Assume a Hostilo Attitude* Thp nolnt of difference betwoon tho i state department and the European ! governments Is that the latter are proceeding upon the belief that nil of the? foreign ministers and missionaries and guards at Pekin have been killed and insist upon dealing with the Chinese government upon that basis, thereby assuming a hostile attitude that tends to destroy the last chance of availing of whatever friendly sentiment may yet exist among the powerful Chinese viceroys and the imperial government itselJ. Thus the French reply, as indl. cated in the four conditions laid down by Rf. Delcasse yesterday, sets an impossible task for the Imperial government in Its present straits and tends to drive it at once to make terms with the boxers and Prince Tuan's party. On the other hand our government, while not guaranteeing the truth of the advices from the Chinese government as to the safety of the foreign ministers, is willing to nccept the statements temporarily, in tho meantime remitting none of its efforts to get access to Mr. Conger through the use of military force, if need be. By following out this policy tlio state department argues that It retain two chances Instead of one. It may reach Mr. Conger with troops and it also may secure his deliverance to the friendly offices of some of the powenui unincse omeiais, wnicn tne powers arc not likely to obtain for their own people by following out their present policy. Will Not Relinquish the Clnim. It may be stated also, tnat the United States government has not and dors not Intend to relinquish any part of Its claim for compensation and reparation In the ultimate settlement. Its position In that respect. It holds, will not be afTected unfavorably by prosecuting Us efforts to make use of the friendly sentiments pf the Chinese ofnclals. A particularly deplorable effect of the reasoning of the European governments on this point, In tho estimation of our government, la thw abandonment of the Idea that there I* particular need for haste and taking even desperate chances In the effort to get the International relief column through to Pckln. It In true that the latest advices from Taku Indicate that whereas It was originally estimated by the foreign commanders that the expedition could not be started before August 15, It is now regarded by them as possible mnl*.. n hoi?lnnlni? ntimif lha (lnut of August. But the military experts licr^v who huvo been c|osely scanning all the reports from Tien Tain that appear to bo worthy ot credit, feel that even now the way In open to Pekln, and that the march should beRln with the force nt prcaent on the Pel-IIo, '.caving the powers to bring up reinforcements to re-open the base, should the flrst expedition be cut off. Flower of Chinese Army Defeated. According to the Intest otllclal reports the country around Tien Tain l? clear of hostile Chinese. The flower of tho Chinese army In thnt section has been defeated at Tien Tsln and those army experts calculate that Its power Is so broken that thnt particular army never ( can b?? reorganised In season to otTor ; formidable resistance. So they nrguo that tho time Is rlpo for n stroke of hold generalship, such for Instance, as French's ride to Klmbcrley. Further proof of an ofllclal character ; of tho mlstakw mnde by foreign com- | inandcru In the attack upon tho.Tuku forts Is contained In n communication Just received by tho state department from United Statef Consul Fowler at Che Foo. He hus transmitted an Imperial edict which was supplied to him by telegraph by tho Chinese governor of Shun Tung, Yuan Bhlh Kal at Tsl Nan, the capltul of the province. It was issued on July 17 and relates to the present .hostilities between China and tho foreign powers. The dispatch containing the edict came co the fltate department In such confused phraseology that it Is impossible to do more than approximately state Its sense. Weight Upon International Relatione. The edict appears to state In beginning that owing to the. trouble existing between the Christians and the populace, and to the subsequent seizure of Taku forts, which aroused the military to arms, the Imperial court? was laying great v/clght upon its international relations. The Manchu generals therefore: viceroys and covemors are ordered to as certain whether the mprchants and missionaries of the various nation? residing In the open porta are being protected and the assortton la mode that prefects and magistrates have been sent repeatedly Imperial edicts to protect the legations. Orders also have been sent to the provincial authorities to protect the missionaries. While hostilities have not yet ceased, tho Chinese olllclals are directed to give protection to the merchants and others of the various nations In accordance with treaties and must not fall to obey. Tho edict refers to the killing last month of the Japanese chancellor Suglyama, which It characterizes as startling. ]t says that a short time thereafter, the German minister was murdered whllo residing in the capital, conducting international affairs. Deepest Sympathy Expressed. The edict expresses the deepest sympathy on account of his death and asserts that stringent instructions would be Issued to seize the murderer, who muBt be caught and severely punished after the termination of the present hostilities, together with these who have murdered foreigners and missionaries or taken their property without cause. The language of tho edict as given by Mr. Fowler, on this subject, Is very much Involved, but It appears to exempt from punishment those v/ho have killed foreigners "connected with war." The governor of Pekln and tho viceroy of Chl-Ll are chnrged to Issue Instructions to Investigate and then to deal Intelligently with each care of vrnnn .IMm. rpfon n/llr.f a?n faa flint r-n. cently evil-doers created riots, deliberately rebelled and murdered good subjects; certainly, it say3, a deplorabla state of affairs. All viceroysr'sovcrnors and high military authorities have ordered accurate details, presumably of the outrages committed by Chinese i.nd to make such seizures and take such action as the cases warrant, in order to stop the disturbances. Reparation for tho Injuries. Beside the reference to the seizure of the Taku forts as one of the causes of the uprising, tho significant features of the edict Is the underlying expreaslon of the desire of the Imperial government of China not only to protect the foreigners, but to make reparation for the Injuries they have sustained. That would seem to be tho mennlng of the Instructions to the Chlneso viceroys and magistrates to take steps to ascertain the extent of these Injuries. Otherwise the edict Is mainly argumentative and appears to be an effort to extenuate the course of the Imperial gov CI illill'ltu /va DUW.t 1b *,w |'IU|JCI|; laid asldo for the present to be taken up for consideration In the final reckoning and such will be the course of the state department. The administration Is determined to keep aloof from any movement that would unnecessarily ontanglc the government of the United States In Chinese affairs. It of course, must Join henrtlly with the other powers in the effort to get to Pekln, but It does not follow from that co-operation that It will be led Into taking part In any bickerings or dissensions that ensue over the future of China after our people have been taken care of. Will Wash Our Hondo of Chinese. It Is the Intention of the administration to withdraw our forces, military and naval, nfter tho Americans in Pekln havo been relieved and wash Its hands of Chinese affairs, looking only to the preservotlon of such privileges as it hoe a right to retain for Americans. A brief cablegram was received by Secretary Lone to-day from Rear Admiral ICempff at Taku. He announced that tho Nnwark was aoln? over t& Nagasaki to be docked and clcaned. Although ho did not any bo, It la assumed thnt he is going with her, as sho Is his flagship. Five hundred United States marines started from this city to-day direct for China. They were placod on a spcclal train, hound for San Frpnclsco, where they will cross the Pnclflc on nn army transport. Thin Is the largest body of marines that has yet been dispatched to the cast and the departure wmr made conspicuous by the premnco of C5enor.il Haywood, the commandant of marines, and the full marine band. Major Dlrkcnp commands tho detachment. Sccrotary Hay's Sad Mission. WASHINGTON, July 23.-Secret7iry Hay will leave Washington for Cleveland, Ohio, to-morrow, to attend the funeral of his mother-in-law, Mm. Amoza Stono. Decllno to Participate. MANAGUA, Nlearagun, via Galveston, Texas, July 21f.?Tho government of Nicaragua has addressed a communication to tin* directors of tho PanAmerican Exhibition, declining to participates A lottery concession ho? b#en granted to Alex. Ueriuudez at Majjuya. SEVERE FIGHTING Botwreon Filipinos and the American Troops ? Twelve of the Latter' ' Killed. MANILA, July 22.?It Is officially announced that last week 200 Insurgents were killed anfl 130 surrendered or wer.V capturcd. One hundred rifles were taken. Twelve Americans were killed and' eleven wounded. This Includes the casualties of Colonel William E. Blrkhlnior's engagement with a force of the Twenty-eighth volunteer Infantry, who attacked 200 Insurgent rifles entrenched two miles east of Taal, killing thlrty-olght. A detachment of the signal corps while repairing wires, was twice ambushed. Captain Charles D. Roberts, of the Thirty-fifth volunteer infantry, who was captured by the Filipinos la?t May, has arrived here on parole. He will not return to captivity. Sent tho Amnesty Resolution. Senor Buencamlno last Thursday sent, to Agulnaldo by means of Agulnaldu's momer, me amnesty rcsuiuuuno uuufi' oil by the meeting of representative Filipinos here on June 21, together with General MacArthur'a answer to them anil other documents bearing upon thp restoration pf peace. It is understood that Agulnaldo will summon his advisers, and that a reply may be expected within a month. Filipinos here will give a banquet next Saturday In celebration oC President McKlnley's proclamation of amnesty. ALWAYS A DEMOCRAT, But Sees tho Error of His Ways, and Prays Fervently for Forgiveness. Special Dispatch to the Intelligencer. RICHARDSON, W. Va., July 21.? Wm. Campbell, one of the best known farmers of this neighborhood, Is about eighty-eight years of age and has always voted tho Democratic ticket, but this year, ho says he prays that he may live long enough to vote for McKlnley before he dies, and that he may have forgiveness for tho error of his ways in the past. "All's Well That Ends Well." Spcclal Dlsputch to the Intelligencer. RICHARDSON, W. Va., July 21.? Lost week Gay Wright and Lydla Nichols, living on tho edge of Roane county, urn* *hon niinnosftd. ploned and wont to Ohio. The girl Is only thirteen years of ago, while the young man is but eighteen. William Nichols, the father of the girl, on learning of this, took his gun and with a warrant for Wright for abducting his daughter, started In hot pursuit, but was entirely unable to find any clue of the fugitives. This morning it Is learned that the couple have been in hiding at the home of the groom's parents since 8unday night. The consent of the girl's father being obtained, they were married thl3 morning, and all ends happily. Delegates to Tanners' Congress. Special DIepatch to the Intelligencer. CHARLESTON, W. Va., July 22.Governor Atkinson to-day appoined delegates to represent West Virginia lu the twentieth annual session of the Farmers' National Congress, which will meet at Colorado Springs, August 21st. ^ r, . Q T~\ T T . . ~K-I Bellevillo; W. D. Zlnn, of Mansfield; It. T. Burkhart, of Martlneburg; Pctor E. Lovo, of Barboursville; E. G. Taylor, of Morgansville; M. A. Jemson, of Lewisburg; George Leatherman.of Old Field: C. T. Perry, of Cuba; W. C. Henson, of Leuiston; P. S. Couch, of Southsldo; J. B. Yeager, of Rldgeville; A. .T. Legg, of Albion; J. A. Ewart, of Buckley; Oliver Scott, of Table Rock. Rush Orders for Seventh. Battery. FORT RILEY, Knns., July 22.?Rush orders have come for the Seventh United States battery of heavy artillery at Fort Riley to procoed with all haste to the orient, calling for orders at Nagasaki. General Merrlam promulgated tlio ordor In Denver. The battery was organized during the Spanish war and since that time has been idle. The equipment embraces the heaviest calibre guns in the service with a full complement of mortars attended by 250 men and ten ofllccra Accident In Btcyclo Race. NEW YORK, July 22.?There was a great crowd at tho Vallsburg, N. J., cycle track to-day. In the five mile professional handicap a serious mishap occurred to J. P. Jaeobron, of Now Haven, Conn. Ills wheel slipped on the track and he went down- G. H. Collett, of New Haven, was ?o close behind thai he could not turn out and passed directly over Jncobson's neck, injuring Jacobeon no badly that ho had to bo carried oil the track. Clrnrmnlcnr TTlllprl MENOMINEE, Mich.,July 22.?Joseph Mitchell, a young cigar maker, from Kingston, Ont., was shot anil Instantly killed to-day by Policeman Christopher Eclt. Mitchell was Intoxicated and resisted arrest. Eck claims that In discharging his revolver to call assistance, Mitchell got within runge and was accidentally killed. Drowned in the Suequolianno* WRJCESSBAlUll^ Pa., July 22.? Abraham Wilson, nged eight, was drowned whtlo bathing In the Susquehanna river this afternoon. The authorities will hereafter only nllow bathing at certain hours and guards will bo stationed at convenient points to render assistance when called upou. Stato of Slego Proclaimed. ST. PETEttSUUna, July 22.-An Imperial uka.se Issued to-day orders that a state of fllcgu be proclaimed In the military dlstrlots of Siberia, Turkestan and Semlrutchlnsk and that all roswrvlstB in those districts? called to.<ho coloro, THE CAMPANIA CUTS IN TWAIN THE EMBLETON. Dense Fog Hung O ver tho Irish Channel, . Causing the Accident Co (ho Canard Line Steamer AND THE LIVERPOOL BARK, The Former Llitlo Injured?Eleven Members of the Crow, Including tho Captain, "Were Drowned* LONDON, July 22.?A dense roff nung over the Irish Channel yesterday mornIngr, and the Cunard line steamer Campania, en route for Liverpool from New York, Btruck the Llevrpool bark Embleton, bound for New" Zealand, amidships, cutting her In twain. Tho Emhlotnn amnlr Several of the crew were rescued, but It Is belileved tho other eleven members of the ship's crew.lncludlng the captain,' were drowned. The Campania had her bows stoved in, but arrived safely at Liverpool, five and a half hours late. Engines Instantly Reversed. k Tho Campania was littlo injured, but hnd a narrow eacapo from n serious disaster, the fog had delayed her passage since Friday noon and a tender went out from Queenstown four miles, as Ciptain Walkor would not tako tho liner near shore. At Tuscar Ligfit tlio fog was beconv ing denser every moment. When tho Campania was about thirty miles northeast of tho light the phantom ship rose suddenly without warning directly across her bows. Thirty seconds later the phantom had become a solid, strong vessel into which tho liner crashed, her steel fore-foot going through the Embleton line tho clean cut of a sword and dividing her just abaft the main mast The forward half sank instantly. Tho stem swung viciously around and the mastheads for a moment tore at the Campania. A lump of wreckage came down on her decks. Then thq stern of the bark also disappeared and the surfaco of the sea was littered with with splintered timbers, boxes, barrels, the whole upper works and lighter cargo, the deck house and suchthinge. Then there was nothing. Officers Below at Breakfast. From the instant when the phantom came into view from the bridge of the Campania untit the last vestige of the ship vanished some sixty or oighty seconds had elapsed. According to the Embleton'e survivors, for nearly half an hour before the collision the fore-captain and first officer wereybelow at breakfast,""and although the fog whistle of a large steamer could be heard every minute, the bark never shifted her course, the helmsman receiving no order. When at 8:25 the second officer, to use his own phrase, "heard the rush of a steamor'a bows," he shouted down to the captain, who rushed on deck, but ho was too late to give an order. Cnmpauln Tjittlo Injured. The Campania was under one-thiri steam. The captain, first officer and pilot were on the bridge. The engines were instantly reversed and helm put hard down. No precaution was omitted. Some of her passengers had even grumbled at what they called superfluous caution. After the crash and the sudden cries tho boats were quickly got out. There were no signs of panic, the crew were everywhere at their stations; the best of discipline was maintained, the bulkheads were dosed and everything possible was dono to save life. Five Passengers Killed. BELFAST, July 22.?In a collision laat evening outside Belfast Lough, between the local passenger steamers Dromedary and Alligator, flvo passengers were killed and more than fifty more or lews seriously Unjurod. In many, cases the amputation of legs was necessary. There were 600 passengers on board the two vessels, and terrible scenes' fololwed the collision. It la feared that somo others have been drowned. Xowepnpcrs in Trouble. \ Botw&en 1 and 5 o'clock this morning both the Register and Intelligencer were In dire straits, owing to inability to feed water from barrels into the gas engines. Not until C o'clock wero matters in chape at cither office to resume composition. Time mishaps, following the failuro of the water supply, aro the cftuso of tho lateness of the delivery of tho papers this morning. Under the circumstances it is an achievement t<> get. tho papers out at any hour. Weather Forecast for To-day. For Ohio?Generally fnlr Monday and Tuosday; warmer Monday; light to fresh southwesterly winds. For Western Pennsylvania?Partly cloudy Monday and Tuesday; light to fresh southwesterly winds. For Went Virginia?Partly cloudy Monday nnd Tuesday; southwesterly winds. Local Temperature. The temperature Saturday,.as observed by C. Hehnopf, drugglM, corner of Market and Fourteenth streets, was ns follows:7 a. SOI 8 p. 88 V a. S31 7 p. 85 1- 86|Weathor, fair. Sunday. 7 a. m 781 8 p. ...w92 l?T74>^m.^v...v..ifW 12 m^..? rwlSHvather, ralr, ,