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COMES TD-WIGHT Effort May Bc Made to Pass Measurc Over the Mayor's Veto; Repaving of Main Street. At tlie Clty Hall thls woek interest centres In the speclal meeting nf the Common Council, called for to-nlght, in rocelvc nnd act upon tlio message of tlio Mayor votolng the cloctrie plnnt bond ordinance. Though tlie Mayor hns not made I p'.ibllc the text of hls mossnge, he has propnro.l nnd publlshed n substltute brdlnnn'ce whlcli meets wlth his ylpws, nnrl whl.h he will seek to have in'tro-, (luce.l In lleu ..f the measure vetocd. Comparlson of the two papers clearly lridlcates tbe positlon of Captaln Mc? Carthy, who strongly fayora speclal bonds charged against the plant, rather thnn nn addltlon to the gen-I ernl bonded debt of tho clty, now dnn ', gerously n.nr the Itmlt. ln order to carry out the Mayor's stiggestlon nnd have tlieso speclal bonds outsldo the bond limlt, it would be necessary to have thr ir Issuance ordered ln n popu-1 lar clection, nn.l In the substltute or-1 dlnance It is suggested tlint the vote lir taken on July l.'.th. Even if the revlsed measurc passes tlio Council, it cannot ho acted on by tlio Board of Aldermen, except under suspenslon of tho rules, before Tuesday night, July 14th, which would not leavo tlme lor arouslng Interest among the peo? ple in a i.onil Issue eloction, Strlklhg Olffrrenf-cs. Strlking dlfferencos between the Mayor's substltute and the orlglnal ordinance nro found in tlie toxt, tlio new measure alming to bo much moro expllclt In Its detalls. Tlie orlglnal ordinance provlded for tlio Issuance of .350,000 of bonds. of which amotint $250,000 was to bo expended under dlrection of the Committeo on I.lcc tricity, ln building dams, forebays, ?jnd the electrlc llght an.l power plnnt on the site of tho Old Pump House, nnd for a system of poles, wlres and streot lamps throughout tho city. Tlio oth? er JlOO.noo wns to constltute u scpa rato fund to be expended under tho dlrectlon of the. Commlttee on Water, for puniping machlnery, wlth a house to cpver pame: adjolning tho New Pump House, for the necessary malns to carry the pumped water from the pump houso to the New Reservolr, and for the electrlc cable to convey the power from ono plant to -he othor. In order to nvold thls sccming con fuslon and. tho danger nf having the account drkwn on by dlfferent com mlttees, tlie Mayor proposes in his substltute ordinance that tbe work shall be done under the dlrectlon of a speclal joint commlttee from the Coun? cil, composed ..f three members of the Committee on Electrlclty and three members of the Commlttee on Water, and one other member of tho Ccuncll. Tho Mayor iii hls ordinance nominates ,the followlng special committeo: Rob? ert G. Rennolds. E. Douglas Rlchard son, G. A. Marks, James A. Moncure, E. A. Barber, Jr., T. Francls Green and AV. J. Gilmun. Mny Vuk% K, Anyho.v.. - Among- those members of Council not ln the Mayor's confldence, there Is a declded dlsposlllon to pass the orlglnal measure as prepared by tlio Finance Commlttee over the veto. Especially ls this vlew taken by those who fear that further delay will klll tho wholo proposltlon, as it cannot be denie'd that pressufe ls belng brought to bear to delay Indeflnltely il.o erectlon of the plant. The Mayor, however. has sug? gested to friends ln ihe Council hls wlllingness to take the floor to-night if invited. io e.xplaln ilie ndvantages ,,f his ordinance over the measure recoih niended i>y tho Flnance Committee. In the call for the Council meeting ls also included the proposltlon to repave Main street. from Seventh to Twelfth, wlth tbe present stone blocks relaid in concreto. ty ?? iho, si.nie tlme the slreet car oi\|iipu.iy is'relay ing iis rails on that portion' of the street. Other Meeting*. Followlng tho Council session the Committee on Grounds nnd Buildlngs will meet lo take up the report of a subcommittee on Blues' Armory plans. -The subcommittee, wlth the Englneer, Building Inspector and commandant of the B.ues, is unanlmous ln lts first cholce?the plans submttted by Messrs, Averill & Hall, of Washlngton?but there !s said to be one dls'sentlug volee ns to the wlnners of the .second aiid thlrd prizos. lt 1ms been suggested that tlio outslde elevatlons ..f the prin? clpal plans bo opened and placed ...i exhlbitlon in the Council chamber be? fore the commllfec meets. The Commlttee on Electrlclty will meet on Tuesday night to take up tlie electlon ol inspector of electrlclty. There ^ conslderable opposltlon to the re-eleet_lon of the present inspector, Mr. William H. Mlnor. nn.l there are u number of applicunts for the posl rion. HOTEL MEN T0 MEET ('.?n.riilli.ii nl \niiii-nl Itrldgc, nml N'or l'dlk IlcicKlllloil lu ln- I'.ll lerl ni lleil. Beginnlng to-morrow, thu. Virginia Hotel Men'a Assoclatlon will hold o threo days' convention at Natural Brlilg.-. As part of the program the Norfolk delegatlon will bo erftertalnod here by tbe local. branch. The visitors Will urrlve al 11:16 o'clook this morn? lng. X__ey will have liineh at tho Flich rrtond at 2 o'clock, after which an nuto inoblle rid? through the clty will be taken. , The party, whlch wil! number twen? ty men, will leave at 5:16 ..'dock over tbe Chesapeake and (>!ii... In n special sleeper, Tho Natural Brldge branch ls prc-pai Ing tn ? ntei tuin the asso. lation ln royal manuer, and severai trips Into the surround i ?-? ? mnt will be made, CAUGHT UNDER DERRICK .Mnn HihIIj Injured bj Vccldcnt nt Si.iji niul Cunul SircelA. JoBse Cole. of Forest Hill, was caught under a falling derrlck at .Sixth aml Canal Streets on Saturday nfternooii, and was si'rlous.y hurt, lle was cut about tlu- head und faoe, ann hls rlght ann wa. brultcd, Ho was troai,.l by Dr. Hosklns, of the Ciiy Ambulanee, and sent home. Tlie fall of ihe derrlok ls attrlbuted to son:o mistake op tl;. part of one of the workmen, I'okur J.ilut itnliUd. Mounted Pollcemen Perklnson nn. Bradley ral.le.i an allogcd pbki I lolnt run'by Henry Cobbs, coloted, un Bat ur.ihy nlght, and arrosled elghl oUn-. iiegroes. Thoy r.'..n.l m.h. |y|ng ... t..e labu, and got severai pacUagei- ... ? Sl.li-. SCENES SHOWING HOWITZERS A T NEW MARKET AND CROSSING SHENANDOAH fJood for llred feef. [, THI E F Worthy Citizen Who Had Lost His Way Faced Gun and Revolver Long Time. Covered wlth a gun nnd nn old fn-shtoncd nrmy revolver. n white man. who hnd trled to enter the wrong house nenr Thlrty-slxth nnd O Streets early yesterday mornlng, bcgged, almost wlth tears in hls eyes that he be al? lowed to lower hls arms. But the oth? ers were determlned, and they kept the guns poiutod at hlm wlth trcmbllng niin. Meanwhlle the wlfe of thc house holder was telephonlng to thc Flrst Police Statlon. ?'Please send some of your ofilccrs up." she called. "There's a burglar out here. and we're holdlng hlm for you. Send 'eni quick." She wns evldently greatly excited, and the desk sergeant sent Mounted Offlcers Matt and Jordan to lhe scene ln dntible-quick tlme. . But the inlruder was becomingj "Please let me put my hands he whjlmpered, "I'm just ns nnd he begnn to lower them. them hands up," cd'lfie the response. "Blow your brains nut if you put cm down." "Bill I'm not a burglar. J just made a mlstake ns to the house. Oh, Lord, when nre those offlcers comins?" A dntter of hoofs wns heard down the street, nnd the brave mntt nnd Jordan rode up on panting steeds. "What's the matter?" they Inqulred ln one voice. "Burglar." "Lord. but I'm glad tn Fee you," said the' ivanderer. "Tried to get" Into the wrong house hy mlstake, and here they've been holdlng me up for the past half-hour. Lemme take my hands down?" he Inqulred pathetical ly. The offlcers looked at him, and there was voluble explanatlon and profuse npolop-y. He was allowed to stop clawlng the air, nnd soon found hls own door. tlred. down." tlred,'.' "Put shaky CHILDREN'S LIBRARY It.-port of Flrat Vcar'x Work i.n Urook Avenue la "llailc. 'I'h- Brook Avenue Children's Llbrary havlng jusi ebmpleted its flrst year of exlstence, thc librari'ans havc sub mltted the following report: "The llbrary was flrst opened in the old Goddln Tnvern ou .Ttnie 2S, 1907, and remalned here untll the bullding wns sold. Not havfng funds to rent a room, thc books had to be paeked and stored away. In September tlie kin.ler garteii room wns offered for the use of the llbrary and gladly acceptod. At flrst thc llbrary was opened twico a week. but later it was thougnt best to open only on Friday afternoons. "The llbrary oponed with only flfty books, sent by the Traveling Llbrarios Dlvision of the Stat-> Llbrary; now, through the klndness of friends. thero are nearly 000 books on the shelvcs. Mrs. Rertlia Blnswanger has glven the llbrary a nice bookense. "Durlng the year there have beon 1.000 books clrculated and SS7 children have been present. Tho chlldren tnko books not only lor theiiiselves; but also for thelr parents and frlonds. "There* wlll bc a book reception nt the llbrary, No. 715 Brook Avenue; on Friday nftcrnoon, June 2G, 1908, fr.Sm 3 to 6. The llbrarlans wlll welcome all J.'ho are Interested In the work." WEEK AT IDLEWQ0D \c*v Attrncllon Opens and Proves Very I'lipulnr. "Nlghi an.l Mornlng," a specta'cular produ.ctlon, throw open Its doors at I.l lo wood ror ihe receptlon ot plonsure seekers on Saturday night nt n o'clock und from that timo "nul thc park clos? ed wns crowded wlth those anxlous to cxplore thc subtorranenn envorns and underground plts. His satanlc mnjosty ruled supreme, and many ex pressed the opiulou thnt they wore vlsltlng the coolosl "hcreafler" they ovor cxpect to boo, Th,- flrat stago ln Night and Morning Is th.> famous transportatlon scene, -whero in full view uf thc nudience, a handsome young lady is turned from a human belng to a grlnnlng akoleton while standlng erect in n coffln, Leav? lng this room tho spectators ontor nn elevator to be carrled below, where the 'Infemal reglons" nre located, In thls cuvo wlth ns varlous ftessuges ore I simwn varlous Bcencs roprespritlng what tho sinful oxpeci t.. undorgo ; when they shuffle off this mortal ??mi , Tiie scenery throughout the place is very pretty, Tho blll at the Caslno this week wlll bq one equaling In every rospocl thoso of former weeks. Thc Slatera McCop nell, slngers and ilapcerSi are woll ! remembered from -thelr former vlslt to Uichmond, when thelr clevcr work | made thom gonera) fnvoriies. Tho Takazawn troupo of Japaneso nrtlsts are said to be yvent. There nre scv.-n iu the group. Th.- dancing pavllllon i.i crowded nightly, Mr.'-R. A. Gnlnes, the dancing Instructor, glving thu floor his caro fill litt.-tillnii ttt all times. Ilii\tcr I'liiilui.i-il, li. .1. liaxler. wlio was sorilenc.-d to tlflt on days lu Jall for peiit larceity on Saturday, was pafdoned hy Oovor? nor SwaiiHOll, FriendK intereuded for hlm lA-foro he weut to jalU Above?Spenks for It.xelf. Above?Coml??oi*y nnp.n. UcloM?At New Ma rket inoiitiiiient. Bclovr?Crosslng t be rlver. ?Photos by staff art Lst accompany Ing battery. IGI1NS SOON [ Secretary Brenaman Completes Plans for Long Trip to Con? vention City. Virginia delegates to the Democratic Natlonal Convention and those accora panying them on the trip to Denver will have n most enjoyable e.xcurslon lf the plans of Secretary Jncob N. Hrenaman are carrled out. BeEide the twenty-four delegates from Virglnla, there will probably be a number of others from thls State In attendance on the conventlon, and ns far as pos? sible nrrangements wlll be made to havo those who desire to do so travel wlth the offlcial pnrty in speclnl cars over the whole route. Accordlng to present plnns, thc party will leave Richmond on Thursday, July 2d. at 2 P. M., over the Chesapeake and Ohio to Clnclnnatl, where tho Uig Four will hahd them Into St. Louis without delay. Across the plalns thc speclal cars will lie in thc hands of the Rock Island people, who promlse to slt tlie Vlrglnln party down in Colorado Springs oarly on Sunday mornlng, July 5th. Tho day at the Springs wlll be spent in rest,_ willle the more ambitious will have an opportunity to attempt Pike's Peark, or to stoll iu the Garden of the Gods. Durlng the night the car will be moved over to Denver, whero the Virginia delegation wlll arrlve at 7:30 K.\ M. oii Monday, July 6th. the day before the convention opens, nnd in ample time to get located and ro freshod after the long journey. as well as to tnlk a little politlcs with those Knthering from other soctions of the country. Rooms . hnvo been ? cngnged by Mr. Brenaman at the "Brownloigh Arnis," u hotol in Denver, where sat Isfactory rates have been arranged. The conventlon proper opens on Tuesday, July 7th. at noon. Return ing, the virglnla delegatlon will take tho Northtrn route by Omaha and Chicngo. Mr. Moore l.enves Hospital. Mr. E. C. iMooro, who wns ilanger ously shot by his son some weeks ngo, loft tho Meniorial liospitnl yesterday, and returncd homo. Mr. Moore wns accldentally shot by tho little boy while the two woro search'ing Yor supposed lntruders ln tho yard- nt thelr homo. near Lakesldo, in Hen? rico county. THE WEATHER. Forecast: Virglnla?Conilnued warm nnd geiierally falr Mondny and Tues? day ; varlable winds. North Car.il'.na?Falr ln east, local showors in wosi portlon on Monday; Tuesday falr; vnrinblc winds. conoitions vi:sTi:nn.\\. Rlchmond's weathor wns liot, with heavy showors. Thormomoter ut. mld. nlght. 73. CONDITIONS I\ IM1M1HTANT CITIES. (At S P. M.. Kaster nTlmc.) I'l'.ce. Thor. II.T. Weather. Ashevillo . 7i sx p. cioudy Augu'sln . 70 92 Rain Atlanta . 70 90 Rain Buffaio . 68 7fi Cleur Chica'go . so ss Clear Clnclnnatl . 90 no Rain Davenport . si ss i'. cioudy Dotroit . 82 86 P. cioudy Jllatteriis . 7S Kti Clear ijacksonvllle .... sn si; Cleur i Kunsns Clty. 84 SO I'lear New Orloans. so 90 . Italn lOklnhoma Clty.. 84 si; Cloar Pittsburg . : 1 so italn IUuIoIhIi . so |1L- (.. ,-loildv Norfolk . sn 02 Cioudy Tampn . 82 nn italn iw 11shi1iKi1.11 .... ;s ss r. cioudy IWilintngton . so 92 Clear h'ellowston.* .... .|x r,2 Rain - MIMATI 11(13 AliMANAO, .I11110 22, 1908, Sun risev.... |;r,o HIGH TII.'E. Sun sct.s. 7:32 .Mornlng,,,. .,U;1P lUoon, nses?l2;Dfli HyenUlif ? Ja/ r-? CATHEDRAL FILLED BY FRIENDS OF CHILDREN Exercises of Sacred Heart School Held Yesterday After? noon and Long List of Promotions Announced. Diplomas Awarded. Honors and diplomas were conferred upon the students of the Sacred Heart School at tlielr final exercises held at 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon In the Sacred Heart Cathedral. In the ab? sence of Blshop Van de Vyver, the Rev. Father J. B. O'Reilly delivered the diplomas and conferred the aca demlc honors. assisted by the Rev. Fathers Magrl and Gllsenan. The au dlence was large, almost fllling the cathedral. Diplomas were awarded to the fol lowing young ladles who have com? pleted the course: Misses Mary Dona hoe. Mary Keveney, Marie Kienzle, Madellne Mlller. Anna Shaughnessy and Ullle Wingler. \ii.1i-i-nh to School. Iu addressirig the school, Fathei O'Reilly sald In part: "I have known you from infancy; known you from ohfldhood. and in the more dlgnlfled days of glrliiood. Dur? lng these latter years you have learned useful lessons of obedience und indus? try, and have beon taught, ubove all, tc be falthful to diity. "You have passed the dlffcrent state; and are about to enter into the niosi lovely and lovable, that of woman bood. Though you have practlced obe dience und other vlrtues, my dear chll? dren, let me remlnd you that you art not perfect. You must persevere Ir these vlrtues, and thus you will ao riuire that spirit, which ls expected Ir woman, the spirit of self-sacrllce. Bu. the onc vlrtue you must ever strlve tc ko.op ls that of holy purlty. Oui ble'ssed Viother. rather than relinqulsl thls, would have refused to be th< mother of God. "Your falthfulncss to tho sacramenti nnd your devotlon to other dutles, givi us a pledge that you will ever remali us vou have been ln the past, an honoi to "vour paronts, to the sisters wlli have Instructed you and to the prlest: ot this church. liiinnrs nnd PromoUons. Proniotlons. Sr.eon.1 UlliK School Grndc Clnsi A?Virginia Carroll, HeP n Kelleher irone Lewis. ? Thlrd lllgb School Grnde?Marj kelleher, Margery Wateni. Potirtli (irinniiinr Grnde?John i-nr roll. James Lewlsi Rlchard Wllllams MddVilihe Murphy, Catherino O'Donnoll Nora Pattenion, Marlo Perkinson, An nio Wingler. Thlrd tiriunmnr Grnde ?? Josep Hosey, Henry Slreal, Murgarot Carroll Flsle' Colllns, Fleanom Fischer, Emm: Goff. Alleo Hoscy, Lucllle l.ewls, Mnr; McLaughlln, Helen Ooters, Alys Red mond. nertha Wingler. Secoiid Gfiini'iiiur Grnde?Willlat! Blilev. .IiunoH Foster, Basil Fowlei Francls Fiourlllo, Michaol Kelloy, Iioul Kostcr. John Mul-ntiglilin. Loul Shaughnessy, Jr.nies Taylor, Josop Wade, Loulse Anthony Kdna Bmiif Lllllo, Donahoo, Krnia Farmer, Catli orlno Kelleher, Mary Kosler, Bosslo Mc Sorley. Ma'ry Martin, Mary Moore, Lll linn 'Rankln, Sadle Walker. Lorett Wron. ? Flrst flrnniniiir Grnde?Tlioma Brown, John Egnn, Nlcholas Egm Hi.rrv Jones, l.oe Kollolier, August My ers, Goorgo Myers, Edward Mathew. Francls Mvors, John Slieehy, Melvlll Sulllvan. Charles Waters, Holen Mc Nell, Mnrv Rankln, Christian Berrj Emliy I-ydiii Mary UycUV. Cllt**0|',,! Moore. Anna Santlleson, Augusta Mil ler, I'-lln l.yons. Irenc Morian. Fourth I'rtiiinry Griido "A"?Borth Ant.lQ.ny, Doi'OtllJ* Church, Cathorln Creamor, Anna (..rlflln. Kthel Hill, Ma.l ellne Mcl.niKlillii, Mnry Selioot, lillll Myrtle, l.llllan Mlller, hawreiice Fine gnn, John Fmricls, Byron Raulsloi George Plugiiiiiiin, Piiul Morano. Fourth l'rliniiry CiriuU*?Josop Adams, Kulpli Carroll, David Frauci: John McSoiiey, Archlbald O'Koof. Francls O'Kaofe. Gornld Poppor, Joli Kcliiii.ldor, l.luwood Suhwurts*, Urook Smith. Auhrcv Tliurston, CliarU 'A'Kn-uv*.:. '0<.rat.r*4'.WlHiam?? Murla C?i roll, Omer Church, Florcncc Collins, Cecilln Drake, Elizabeth Farmer, Lenorn Felthaus, Marlc Hawks, Mil dred Jacobs, Nannie O'Donnell, Lucllle Oeters, Lucllle Rankin. Thlrd- .Prlmnry Grnde "A."?Bernard Carroll. John Carroll, Carroll Hawks. John Moore. Bernard Ryan, Catherino Btiick, Lilllan Chalkley, Gertrudo Goff, Lllllan Grande. Grace Holzbach, Fay Raulston, Catherino Smith, Catherino Wunsch. Third PrlmnryGrnde.?ThomasCotiKh lan. Alphonsus Don Leavy. Bryan Fox, Anthony Flurillo, Francls Frick, Ferdl nand Hafling, Jacob Hafllng, John Hlll, Leonard Jones, John Kelleher, Bernar 1 Koster, Elmer Lyda, Clarence McNell, Mlchael Moore, Francls Morano, Mlchael Walsh. Edward Welch, Cathcrlne Avel la, Mlldred Beebe. Nora Burko, Anna Burke, Leona Cannon, Marjorle Cun nlnK-hatn, Jerrlne Foster, Elizabeth FOx, Catherine Grifflh, Mary Hennessey, Jo haima Lyons, Mary McGarry, Annle Morrisette, Lillle Schnoidor. Mary Tler ney, Rose VVlrigler, .Second Prlmnry Grndi* "A."?Ralph Beebe, Cornelius Egan. Thomas Goff. Robert Goode. Leo Hlll. John Hennes? sey, Joseph Leohr. Edward McSorleyi John Martln. Catherino Anthony, Ethel Blackburn, Theresti Lavlerl, Gertrudo Ryan, Catherine Schwartz, Rose Seta. Second Prlmnry Grnde.?Salvi.ior Avella, Joseph A. Berry, Thomas Burke, Clarence Chalkley, William Cox, Daniel Finegan, John Fowlcr, Eugono Kinsey, Kdward McCready, James McGraw, John McNell. Joseph Martln, Edward Moore. Vinccnt O'Donnell. Leo Schooff, Willlem Pla-reman. David Schopf, John Staffati. Chasle Trafleri. Catherine Trafierl, Catherino Brown. Marie Blagi, Mary Cndore, Genevieve Carroll. Mary Coughlin. Edna Dolnn. Mary Felthaus, Madellie Gorman, Mary Grubbs, Loulse llolzbach, Kathleen Haley, Nellle Haf? llng, Ollvla Hawks, Ruth Malns, Lena Marroi.I. Rosa Morano. Elsie Myers. Anna Raffo. Hnllie Raulston, Clara Road, Josephine Schopf, Anastnsin Tay? lor. A.lce Williams, Mary Wilson. Flrtt! Prlmary Grnde'-A."?Phlllp Avel ln W Ulam Cnrrlor. Raymond Carrler, WIIU-Ti Carroll, llurry Fox, William Frnnc 3. Kdward Garrett. David Jnrvis, Daniel Kelleher, Fr?ncis Loehr, James McDonough. Lnwrenco Myers, Poter Ra-ra'i, Ergo Rnenll. Georpre Rankin, Edga> Read. Jamos Trienn. Francls Tinsl. ?'. Anita Blagl, Sadle Bunnon, Nora 1'arroP, Helen Finegan. Loulse Halo, Mary Lawrence, Josephine Mori'-u, Mary Mnlnes. Catherine Moore, Anna Parsoas, Margaret Read.'Margarto powell, Catherine Shoehy. Mnryjrriena, 'Elizabeth Wade,, Odor Williams. THIEF-CHASER PROVES TO BE THIEF HIMSELl Alleged That '?' Private Dctective" Who Entered House; Looking for Robbers Always Garried Off Armful of Stuff With Him. After wr.tchlng -ind waitlng four days, Detectlve-Sergeant Wiltshlre early yesterday mornlng sueeeeded in locatlng J. A. Tingen, cnarged wltli a serles of robboiios, aml tho man was arrested by Sergennt -.Imnier, Tingen took tlie iltuntioii wlth ap parenl. nonohalanco, saying thal ne know nollilng about the alloged bup glarles. He was idontlned, however, by S. T. Gnroer, who declared hlm to lie the man who a fow nlghts ago en tered liis room with a dark lun torn. _Ho strited thnt Tingon npojogized hastlly and left the room, saying tlint lie wus looklng for somo ono else. Tho adjolnlng room was entered, and tlio loss of two wutobes wns dlscovered the next mornlng. According tu statoinonts nuulo yos terdny, Tingen passed lilmsolf off aa. a prlvato detectlve. Whenover aur prlsed, he would oxplaln that hc was n i.u,.cjai, ofll'jf.rt.j.nft ...Uat li. ,waa i.oolj. ing for some one. Caught in on house, he asserted, lt. Is nllcgod, thn ho had just run a thiof into tho placo A series of burglarles had boon re? ported to the (lotoctives, and Sorgoan Wiltshlre spent four days looking foi tho mnn. On Friday ho walkod sov oial blocks on Maln Streot nll dny, ex pectlug Tlngen to como hls wuy, bu ho falled to turn up. Then seyora traps woro Inld for him, and Suturdnj night he walked unstispoctlngly Int. ono of thom. Hls arresl- followed i llttlo later. Tlngen is also suspoctod of htivlii' pnssod sevornl worthloss ehecks. Whei senrched at the Flrst Statlon, he wn; found to havo noarly $100 und sev oial pleces of Jewelry, Ono warrnn clinrges hlm with tlio thoft of tw. wutches und Sll.fiO t'rom Roger Nolsou Otlier warrunts wJlli bo sworn out lutci Tlngen claims to be from Spopeet N. C, und says hls -wlfo ls conneuioi ?iYlt.li p.fQiainout Rlclunond p.eoplg. FLEO FROM H ST Passengers, Alarmed by Collision Braved Torrents to Get Out of Harm's Way. While the storm yesterday aftcrnoor was at its helght. a Broad and Malt Street car had a reai-eml colllsioi wlth a Ninth and Lombardy car, a Strawberry and Maln Streets, and nearlj a hundred passengers were for the tim. badly frlghtened. All those on the roa, car stampeded, notwlthstandlng th. fact that the raln was comlng down ii torrents. Thoy wero transforred to an other car. but were wet and bedrag gled. It Is snid that the motorman of th( rear car was btinded by the rain. wlilcl streamed down the wlndow ln front o hlm. Both cars were badly broken up the fender of ono belng coinpletel. torn off. GOES TO WYTHEVILLE IIInIiop I'nret nml Wife ln He (?..(??-I of "tlrx. Putney. | Snoclal to The TIrne?-DIapatoli.l BADTIMORE, MD., June 21.?Bisho Wllllam P.rot. of the Eplscopal Dio cese of Maryland, niul Mrs. Pnret wil leave to-morrow for Wytheville, Vn where they will spend the summer a the home of Mrs. Stephen Putnej mother-in-law of Rev. William Pag< Dame, of thls city. Blshop Parct hn been busy for the last few monthi and is badly in need of rest, and Un Paret has becn.conlined to. the churc home and infirmary. Rev. William .\ Dame. father of Rev. Wllllam Pag Dame, and known Jiere ns the Bislio of Bolton Street, will spend part c tho summer at Wlnchester, Va. As a Confederate soldler. Rev. Mi Dame marched and fought over th ground for mlles around Wlnchester. Flremnn lircnkH Ann. I_, N. Taylor, a llreman on the Rich mond, Frederlcksburg and Potoma Railroad, who broko hls arm on Frl day nlght, will soon be able to leav the Rotreat for the Sick, where li has been rocelvlng treatment, Hi arm camo in contact wlth a box ca as hc was leanlng out of the cab wln dow. Mrs. Ilar.llii III. Mrs. K. J. Hnrdln, of No. 100S Bueh anan Street, is very 111, und was takei from her home to the Memorial Hos pltal yesterday afternoon. s Thousands Beggcd for Rain, but Were Unprepared When Prayers Were Answered. WildRush for Home Rnln wns whni they wanted yes, trr.i.iy?tln swelterlhg, dtist-choked poonlo of Richmond. lt was what Bomo of theni hnd prayed for. und whni they got ln a huge packago In tlie shdnk of tho afternoon. inclden taily. tliry were for the inosl part un jprepnrod. Awnltlng an nnswer to suppiii.itlons, they hnd ropalred to the nnVks in droVea thut laxod tho car servlce, aml were not nware of tho Imponding rollof untll li was almost up.on thom. Then thero was a wii.1 rusli for home and nheltor, but many thoro wero who moaned over bedrag glpd summer .-.ults und new struw hnts. From the early hours of the morn lug, the heat was almost InlolerflblC, gn.wlng worse ns th'o day wore on. The streets w.-ro CDVered thlekly with dust, whlcli was ?,,t |? rnotlon oni'y by lhe pnsslng cars and vehlcles. Thousands ..r peoplo crowded tho curs an.l throngod thc parks with thc hope of gralnlng some rollef from thc con? ditions ln ti?. clty,. Thoro they found grnsa and shade of trees, which helped some, i,ut there was not enotigh breezo tO Btlr the leavf |, CntiKhl i ii Pitrkaj, Durlng tho liottest part of the af? ternoon, a little atter I o'clock, tho sun was hldden an.l a stlff wlnd came |tjp. brlngiiiK before it a clotid ofdust, I which tnfght well be cotnpared to the sand stonns .,f the desert The accu* mulatlon on th.- streets was pl.-ked up nnd carrled in a denso swlriing mass. 80 thick thut nt tlines it wns Impossl blo to seo a person for the length of a j block. Gatherlng Into a cloud for a few monients before the rnln came, tho dust could be seen hanging over the j clty in a canopy and extendlng out over thc rlver, where it rctetnbled a heavy f<,g. It waa at thls tlrr.e that the throng of fresh air seekers rcnilzed lhat some* thlng would probably be hupponlng In a very Short tlme. The lew cars which had brought out the latest con signments to the parks, wero besieged l,y an army that it had taken the cntiro oqulpment tho best part of the after? noon to get out. Wlth people hang? ing to every available strap and handlo, llic.v pulled for the clty. Then thc rain began to lay tho dust, un.l before half of tho retrcatlng crowd could reach their corners. it had beeii converted Into mud, and water was Btandlng ln small ponds all over the Btrects. .Many "ran for lt." some tool: refugo tn th..- doorways. shleldtng them lelvea ;?.- best they could bycrouehlng S th.lr b ? who pre! extra ni loop, ?k f d th .li )f two. rodo ii;. -, '.'??: I \ times. in the ed from eral \n i.lea of the slzc of the crowc dlfferent parks may be fact tliat the flrst sev ing the sheds Just t foro tlie storni broke. got thc tall ends of tho soaklng lot on thelr next trip. SlgiiH lllotvn Down. After the. storm. besides thc fact that tbe ground was wet nnd the nlr sev? eral degrees cooler. there was amplo evidence that tho wlnd which pfeeeded the downpour had dono Its work. Along thc streets signs which hnd hung Inanely a short time bofore wero lylng on the sldewalks, torn from thelr places. Many trees were borcft of large branches and some of the small er ones were twlsted off In splte of the protcction afforded by the boxes around them. Tho soft drink men. who pull down thelr bltn.ls and stlr thelr own llttlo atmosphere wlth electrlc fans. hnd dono a rushlng business all day, but when ihe storm broko there wus tho nddl Itlonal Inducemont of oscaplng the polt llng rnln. and customers poured In. -. Grafeful for thc shelter and ln most. cascs thoroughly out of breath thoy wore Inclincd to buy. The soft drlnk j mon smilod and turned on extra fims. i MANY ARE WILLING 1 llnt l-'nt Offlce*. Are.Vol Nunieroiid . Knougll tc. Gci Around. Though the electlon of certain city * i offlcers is stlll more thnn a year off, tho campnign seems already to havo begun, jttdglng from the number of candldates who are glving the glad hand about tho Clty Ha.. and In cen tres of political Influence. As usual, tlio fattest oftlec is the most sought-? the position of Clty Sergeant. Worth enough even ln the old days to cause n good, stlff. Interesting flght.. thc offico is stlll more eager.y deslred now, as the dally number of prlson ers to be bourded at tho city's- ex*** ponse has greatly increased since an hexation. Tho last Legislature kind ly nnd compasslonately relieved the situation furthor by taking off the shoulders of tho jallcr the expense of providlng beddlng and fuel. Serg-eant James C. .Smith, thc incumbent, knows a good thlng when lie sees lt, nnd is not llkely to glve up without a struggle. .ue has hnd severai prac? tlce bruslies wlth one of his oppo nonts, Mr. Clalborno Epps, who was tho former sergeant, and both men know that tho job Is worth flghtlng for. While outsidors havc no means of knowlng just what tho position does pay, three have signitied thelr wllllng noss to hold tho position If the popu laco should Insist on It: those being Alderman John L. Sattertlold, James Anthony nnd Samuel Stern. For the oilice of sherlff, whlcli is run on tlio fou plan also, four wlll rlsk the chimcos of income, and suc cccd Mr. Epps, lf they can?J. Horbort Mercer, a deputy iri tho oflloo; Clty Councilmun E, W. Mlncr,' Jumos II. Rradleyaud .lohn VI. Hcdwood. lt ls genera'lly undcrstood that former Hlgh Constablo Edward Garrlson wishos to try nnother with Mr. Wllllnm lt. Wy? att, Jr., who dct'oated hlm four years age. Up to this timo no oppositlon has beon annoum-od to Mr. Minltren Folkos, who wpn out for Commonwealth's At? torney In a largo iiclcl four years ago, when Judgo Richardson retlred. City Treasurer Jamos B. Pp.ee and Clty Aud Itor Warren, wlth Captain Frank Cipi lilngham. the City Collector, havo no oppositlon an yet. ' OFF FOR EUROPE Pr. Edward N. Callsch, rabhl of Both Ahabah Temple, with Mrs. Calisch, will sail for Europe on Wodnosdny, taking tho stc-amer "Mooncinn,", nf tho Hol Innd-Auiorlcnn llno from Now_York. Or. Callsch expects. to go diroctly to London, whnro for thrc- or four wooks ho wlll rngugo ln speclal study, aftor whfch lio und Mrs. Oulisch wlll travel fnr lhe rcinnlnilor of the sunmior. Thoy oxpoct to return, to Richmoiid early lu Scntembai--.