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Inventor lias Maimed Iiis Mind,
as Darwin Did, Declares
the Cardinal.
NOT A GOOD PHILOSOPHER
Like Other Geniuses, He Doesn't
Recognize Iii ? . I -imita?
tions.
13a It Inno re, Md.. February 1!?.? J
Tb??nia.'- A. ISdlsoii's recent dentals of '
1 aitli in the hnmortality of tho sotil i
have moved Cardinal Gibbons to reply i
in the form of an interview.
Cardinal Gibbons was inclined to ac- j
count for Mr. IMison's vle>ys on the
??rounds that, like Darwin, he hud spo- \
eiiillzod too completely along a single j
hue to prevent the maiming of his j
own. hiinti. lit developing . this idea
Cardinal Gibbons i;- reported to have ',
said:
"Some belittle .Mr. Ldisoii as a mere j
mechanic. I havi; ho patience with
fcuch views. He is the representative
of American lnvcntive genius and has
brought glory upon our country in the
whole world, he has been intensely
devoted to his pursuits, and he 1ms
paid the penalty .lust as so ihatiy of
our great men do, just as Darwin did.
"barwin bemoaned at the end of j
his lifo that his Intense devotion to j
KcientiiVc study had atrophied his sense i
of poetry, of rhusie. l know hot What;
1 would add. ills sense of religion, fo: ;
the religious spirit, if not cultivated,',
will die; too. So Has it hern wit'll Mr, .
Bdlson; ho has maimed his own mind..
Just as Darwin did. l>v a too one- j
vided exercise of its powers. He talks ;
with great freedom; and i may sa >\ i
with not n little contempt of theology;!
but otto suspects that he has been too j
occupied, and perhaps tod contempt- j
nous of theology, to devote much time
t.> its study. Cine suspects that his
acquaintance witli it is almost limit?
ed to frngme tary reminiscences of
By'rmons hoard in boyhood days.
"F/ven the Pope does r.ot dogmatize j
until the question has been discussed j
fo: centuries and settled by tho voice
cf exports. But here Is ti scientist who ,
proclaims dogmas to the public; and
he yems to ask us t-> believe them ?
because he believes thorn. If he spoke j
t.s the head of a school ho might refer)
us to their arguments: hut l do not!
Know for whom he Speaks. Not for.
the materialists, because he believes
matter cannot explain all, not. for the I
deists, for lie believes in matter; not ;
for the niori.pt heists, evidently; nor the!
agnostics, for lie acknowledges a
Supreme Intelligence: not for tin: i
pantheists, so far at least, as he re- i
veals his mind. In fact, l cannot place 1
Mr. Kdiron i do r.ot know any school '
that would claim hl hl. All 1 can be I
? tire of is that lie dogmatizes tin his
own account.
"Perhaps not more than one person j
in 5.000 or 10,000 has a philosophic
education or a truly philosophic mind.
One might as will discuss algrebraie
problems in a popular lecture, if Mr.
Fdlson were better philosopher ho
would hiivo realized that. ljl.it his is
an Intuitive mind, one that makes
brilliant guesses of truth (and some- j
titr.es proves ttiem) and brilliant i
blunder';: Init?T can say tills without!
offense, I am sure, for I acknowledge
Ii." geh I Us in other lines?his is not tit
an a philosophic mind. No phll?so- j
pher, 1 may even say no scientist, who I
had undergone iho drill of a uhlyor
>ity. cohld ever have given to the. pub?
lic such an interview as this in my |
hand.
"So genius ? an offord to tic g loci the!
patiei.t labors of the worlds great
thinkers and strike out for himself.
Mr. F.dison. like many another great
man, has hot recognized his lliriita
I Ions. The greatest mortals are Unite,
viry finite. None of t:s knows every?
thing. But I said there are philoso?
phic proofs for the spiritual nature of
the soul and Its survival after death."
Cardinu] Gibbons advised the read?
ing of Mahur's "Psychology" for evi?
dence of such philosophic proof.", and
urged the convictions Of thousand- , .
religious teachers as to the rellabil.t.v
of tho Ne\y ilfs.lament record concern
lug Christ's? resurrection as proofs
tir thoso who accept Christianity.
CLAM DIGGERS NEAR DEATH
Ilrlp Ronclir* Pnthrr and Bniigh'tcr on
it llnr In the Melt iif 'time.
Ariglesoa, N ,)., February 111.?A dou?
ble tragedy was prevented here when
Captain Kniest Murray and his daugh?
ter, Jennie, of Anglesca, were rescued
from the first bar b..low Seven Mile
Beach by Captain John Mat his. of ihn
boat Rupert II.. who happened lb See
their signals of distress. Both would
have perished. .1? the tide was rising
at a rapid rate, and soon would have
. nveloped them.
Murrav and Ids daughter into g r.i
on the bar to dig for clams, aim, the
rope parting from the anchor to which
their noat was fastened, ti;.- power
skiff drifted away and left them
stranded on the sandbar; Several sails
passed, but none saw their distress
signals until the Hupen II. hove in
sight. A dory was lowered, but the
rescue was not effected until after .t
hard struggle and not a little risk
SHIP nRACHUS PORT
\> ITU FiiiK I \ UtU.ll
Newport News. Va.; I'"fibru.'iry ){?.??
The steamship Sioterdijk; of Hol?
land. American l.ilV. Via-''!, i jiijs post
to-day from Rotterdam with the ourg<
In tier forward l.oid oh :.: ?:. Tug* and
tire engine? were ...e.|. ?,. :;ud a fun
streams htd heeii p! iyed tin
i f l ?'.?moon.
The fire was <
thif. tnorninih?
burning it iohg
covej-y, as tho
:lo.??id. The dan
'Berry's for Clothes"
Spring '11
The new Dun lap Derby is a
thing of beauty.
You'll be as pleased with it
as we are.
Thursday was opening day
and they are already all over
town !
Come iit for yours.
Mrs. Tunibiill, Fighting for. Share
for Daughter, Admits Getting
Money From Pope Lawyer.
Los Angel'?.':. C.u.. February 19.?So
far as the taking of testimony is con?
cerned, the battle to gain tor Miss
?ea trice Anita Baldwin Turnbull, a
daughter's share in the estate of 10. J.
(''Lucky") Baldwin Is ended. When
the ease is called again. February -S.
arguments of counsel will begin.
Mr*. Lillian A. Turnbull, plaintiff.
k'as the only witness at the short
session held yesterday. She admitted
the receipt of various sums of money
from William M. Bedding, the New
York attorney, who formerly repre?
sented Colonel Albert A. Pope, of Bos
ion. She gave the total as 51,600. In
tins she corroborated Mr. Redding'*
testimony.
Tho witness denied that there ever
whs any undue friendship between her
and J. F. Falvey. wljo was foreman of
the Baldwin ranch in 1SI>3. but who is
now dead. The defense introduced a
lino of testimony that suggested the
probability ol Falvey being the father
of the claimant rath Or than "Lucky"
Baldwin.
Tue young woman In whose behalf
Mrs. Turnbull has bared much of her
early life was in court for the tlrst
time in three weeks. She was kept out
of the court room during the lime her
mother was testifying.
It is probable that the arguments In
tin- case will consume days, and for
that reason duello Klyes decided to
skip next week, because it Includes a
holiday.
KEPT BABIES IN. A DRAWER;
They Were llulcler Tlierc, Hospital
Matron Says .Nurse Told ll??r.
Now York. February 19.?A commit?
tee of the Board of Health. Investigat?
ing conditions at the Jersey city Hos?
pital, was informed by Mrs. Lnmpsoti,
the matron, ami wife of Ward oil Mor?
timer Lampoon, that she recently found
a drawer in a bureau in the babies'
ward upon, and when she pushed it In
two babies in tho drawer cried.
Silo opened the drawer ami was sur?
prised to iliid two infants from the
ward. A riurse told her the babies
were pat there because they made less
UOlsc in tiie drawer. They were re?
turned to their cots.
She had learned recently, she said,
that nurses who a to little in the dinlny
i room drank broth und ate food in
I tended for patient.-- Mrs Lumpsoii
! thought the hospital discipline' had
been weakened by the fact that reprl
muhded or suspended subordinates ap?
pealed t ? hospital physicians and
I others, who reversed tho orders of the
superintendent of nurses. She had
found whiskey and tobacco behind ra?
diators, hidden, site believed, by friends
of patients with the knowledge of tho
I orderlies. The committee will Inves?
tigate further.
HE WASNT "KILT ENTIRELY'
Not tlultc Mire, However, on Coming
10 |i?e I hdcrlakcr's.
Kli/.abeth. N, J.i February ii).?"l
didn't know I was dead," was tlin
cheerful remark of Richard O'Brien
this noon, when he awoke from semi
consciousness after a tight, in which
he und ahoi her man named Fallen; who
was ii pa 11-bearer at the funeral of
Charlps Mc.Nhiriaa), participated; He
found Himself lying full length on top
n'l a casket iii the undertaking shop
of Hau:. 1 .1. Leonard, with grim crepe
funeral fixtures ail about him.
lib) friends convinced him he was
a live, hut told him he had had a nar?
row escape He was knocked sense?
less "ii tin- sidewalk in fron: of the
and. Making shop; his head striking
the pavement. An ugly scalp wound
riVitiited. The amjiul:ino?< from thr<
Oeiierni Hospital brought a surgeon,
who sewed u'j the wound, and CeBrleh
went home.
The pall.bearers Were returning from
the funeral when one ..f them sug?
gested tk< y have a drink. p'nHeh
j wuestioped I lie propriety of tills. ,\
row followed, No arrests ivere made.
"NOB0DY:S BUSINESS"
?ti Declares 1!. 1,. IVrlcler's W ill ViiU
ihg 11 V. blow Iii? Legatee.
Philadelphia. Febrtin'rv ]f. |?>.
fiueath -lo- residue .,f "my estate u
Mrs. MlgiUia l air. |o be hers forever
and nobody's business."
This Hie e?iicl?dlrig clause in tin
.vlll of Harry o Kerl.br. late 0'f 1103
Ar eh street, who djed on Sat?rdai
? ? ihn llphiieniann Hospital, after
?- brief illness. The instrument was
dirtlitei to probate yesterdays Fcrlt
kr. who v. is prominent in business and
ur.sonh cirdep, died eleven days prior
;? !??)]] fixed '.or his marriage, hi.
hrtiieep b-n-.g Mrs. Virginia Farr; a
v.uiow. w;v. resides at :?.r: North
" ?fir.! Street; and win, it, ,na.b
the principal legatee oi his estate'
v. iih :. is valued in Jl?.COO.
Friend
Ing event,
Yr:-'y r-omVr, heart, thrills at tho
< dng and prattling of a bahy, and
' ' >d ts her highest and purest
joy. Yet '.ho suffering incident to
! :.i ( )U3ummation of her lifo'3
desire, robs tho anticipation of some
pf its sweotness. Most of this can
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strengthens the ligaments, keeps the brea ts In good condition, and bringt the
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Mother''; Friend lessens the ps.in
?when baby comes, and aecures a
quick and natural recovery for the
mother. For sale at drug stores.
Write for free hook for expectant
mothers.
?RADFIELD REGULATOR CO.,
Atlanta, Ga,
"Oh, Such an Awakening!" It
Cries in Alleged Message?Has |
Found Sorrow and Remorse.
Boston, Mass.. February 1U.?More j
messages from Professor .lames, lfar-j
vard's noted psychic investigator, have j
boon received at the Ayer Spiritual
Temple, according: to M. S. Ayer, its
founder.
In his reported message Professot
James says he has walked with those
who have passed before, "held their
hands, looked Into their faces"' and I
realized that death does not end all.
According: to the message. Professor
James is not altogether happy. The
message In part, as alloged to have
beeji received from Professor James,
reads:
'I am awake at last, and, oh, stub an
awakening: To know that donth is not
the end, to feel more truly alive than
we have ever been before and realize
t'aere is still work for us to do, still
something to live for. something to
strive for, understanding not, yet
knowing that all is well.
"I believe that for many years man
has labored under the erroneous opin?
ion that when wo have crossed the
dark river of death all things arc j
made plain to us and that we instantly I
comprehend all of the wonders and
mysteries of life. Because man has j
been prone in the past to accept this I
theory as a fact. I feel that many will !
be sadly disappointed when the- disso
Itition conies and they realize that as
they were yesterday so they are to?
day.
"Von upon earth who imagine that
1 have entered Into a state of rest atifl
peace arc very far from the truth, for.
although at first, when 1 realized that
the great change had taken place. 1
did sense for a time a peace passing
all understanding: it was not for long,
tor although 1 had not lived a sinful
life while a dweller upon earth. 1
found many pages in the Book of Life j
not fair and spotless, and these all
lie before me now. bringing to me |
sorrow and remorse and an intense
desire to rewrite them und erase the J
dark spots which deface tho fair
Pages." _
census figures too low j
Director Durand Thinks Count TUn? .
Have Misr.cd 1,000,000 or More.
Washington. D. C February 19.? ?
"Taking the country as a whole, it is '
probable that the population is slightly!
understated by the Census Bureau," de- t
claros Director o'f the Census Durand 1
in his annual report, "but whether the
margin of error Is a fraction of l per
cent, or amounts to as much as J per
cent, no one can positively know. That
It should exceed 2 per cent, is certainly
cxt remely improbable;"
This statement, which indicates that]
more than 1,000,000 persons may have
been missed in the count, is made in
the course of Mr. Durand's discussions I
of the twenty-three cities which were
overcounted. Declaring Iiis intention'
to make an investigation of census:
taking abroad to discover means for J
materially improving the work in the j
United States, he says that "it may be.
tin,i the present methods of taking j
the census secure results as nearly per?
fect as is possible."
It was necessary, after careful lnvcs- .
ligatlon, the director s:iys, to correct I
;iie population figures for some twenty- [
three cities of tin- United States, "whose (
census returns had been inaccurately
made or 'padded.' either intentionally
or through carelessness or < rror." Inj
Several cities ther*- -eems to have been '
a deliberate conspiracy between pri?
vate individuals and some of the spe?
cial agents or .numerators, or both, to!
indite, fraudulently; the returns. Sev?
eral cases of padding are now in the
hands of lite Department of Justice. j
Taking up the cost, of the present
census, tho director thinks it will ex-j
eeed its original estimate by $183,000.:
The ottire cost of field work on popu?
lation and agriculture for the thlr- |
tcenth census was about $5.S5?,?00, an j
increase over iro>n Df about $t,5S7,G06.1
or approximately 37 Vi per cent.
court convTnes^W-day j
May Baud Down Decision In Big |
Cases.
Washington, D. C. February 10.?Af?
ter three weeks' recess, the Supreme!
Court of the Unite,] States will con?
vene to-morrow tr> hand down de- j
visions and to resume tho hearing and j
Arguments in cases on the- calendar.
It generally Is believed that the
.murt had under consideration during
the recess the dissolution suit brought
ander the Sherman anti-trust law
igainsl the Standard Oil organization
and the tobacco corporations, as well
i~ the suit involving the constitution?
ality of the corporation tax provision
of the Payne-Aldrieh tariff act and the
validity of the contempt sentences im?
posed on the head officials of tlte Amer?
ican Federation of Labor for the al?
leged violation of a boycott injunc?
tion. Whether a decision has been
. . .i. ; iu any of these cases, which
?vero argued just previous to the re.
less, i.- known only to the court- No
intimation has been given of what de?
cisions they may announce to-morrow.
The ilrsl cases to bo argued after,
the recess will be a group involvino
the constitutionality of the employers'
; liability law passed by Congress i:i
: IPOS, to free employes of railroads en
;aged In interstate, commerce from tho
I application of the "Fellow Servant
: rule."
Foil SCANDINAVIAN IIKllOES.
Mr. Carnegie ricnietubers Holland, Toe.
Four Gifts of n Million.
Copenhagen. February 11?.?Andrew
Carnegie has offered hero fund.'; of
tl.O??.O?O each to Denmark. Norway,
Sweden and Holland.
Denmark has accepted the offer, and
lias renueeied Minister Egan to thank
Mr. Carnegie heartily. It is suggested
that the King of Denmark become a
pat roh of the fund.
(Continued From First Page,')
our Statce nominate United states Sen
store in direct, primaries. Governor
! Wilson's recent victory over the ma
chin* , which wan also the victory of
the people of New Jersey, hob!? strong
encouragement for cvory advocate of
popnla r rule.
"Ifhe desire to rule themselves lives
deep In the in arts of our people. Once
already ll lias given us liberty. To?
day, In the lisht of what we know
about boss rule, in the knowledge, of
t ie political power of the special inter?
cuts, the spirit of self-government Is
spreading with a rapidity no man fore
i- ' ' \nd neither Xio&r-, nor machine.
'< all the poivei of privilege can
??top it." - .
CLEARS THE NAME
-:_
For Twenty-five Years an Enve?
lope With $3,500 Had Lain
Hidden in Pouch.
- j
HE WAS BRANDED AS THIEF
?- I
From the Time lie Put It in the,
Package the Mail Bag Had
Been in Active .Service.
Springfield, Mass., February tf?.?For
a quarter of a century Rev. Charles
Kdwln Burdotte, now of this city, has
ilvocl under the suspicion that he was a
hypocrite and a thiof. In his boyhood,
while he was registry elcrl; of iho
Peoria (III.) post-office, $3,500 myste?
riously disappeared, and he was thought
lo have taken It.
Mr, Burdotte became a missionary j
and labored among the heathen of the!
Far East for twenty years. All that'
time the .stigma clouded hi3 namo. AU
that time he prayed that Hod would
clear him of a charge of which ho was
Innocent. And jura the other day his
prayer was answered, the truth was
discovered, and the tragic shallow was
swept from his life.
In tiie early seventies Burdette was
employed as registry clerk in the
Pebria post-ofiir.e, of which General n.
\V. Magee, who had won laurels as a
commander of Illinois volunteers In the
Civil War. was postmaster.
?lohn Comstock. a wealthy real estate
man. appeared one day at young Bur
dette's window. He announced that he
wished to send $3,500 in twelve reg?
istered letters to clients in Nebraska
and Dakota. 1
Burdette registered them in the cus- j
tomary way and gave Coc-stock a re?
ceipt.
Then he. placed all twelve envelopes]
in one large envelope of thick, heavy 1
paper. This he carefully lace.j nt j
the bottom of a mall bag In which the 1
morning's muil was to be sent off by
tiie next, train. On top of the enve?
lope he threw the unregistered mail.
On top of the unregistered mall ho
placed his registry book. Then he
locked and sealed the sa?k.
The route agent foun.l the entries
In Burdette's registry hook, but when
ho emptied the mail bay he found no
registered envelope. Therefore he did
hot sign his name In the book.
There was much angry talk between 1
the" two young men. The route agent I
insisted that he had not received the.
envelope and refused to sign for it. |
When Cocstock learned that the
money had not reached Its destination
he became furious. Fie proclaimed lit?
had been robbed. When Postmaster
Magee refused to believe Burdette tils- j
honest he took the matter to Washing?
ton and tried to have the clerk di>- \
missed, but Burdette stood firm and
demanded an investigation. With the
honesty of his office at stake. General
Magee made the investigation very
thorough. The bald facts looked bad?
ly for Burdette. Comstock had passed
the money to Burdette. The money
never had reached the route agent on
the train.
In defiance of peremptory orders
from Washington, young Burdette held !
Iiis job. He remain".! as registry clerk 1
in the Peoria post-office until he was j
ready to go to college. He studied for
the ministry and spent twenty years
in Asia as a missionary. Finally he
returned.
Through all the years since the day
In Peorlrt that the money had disap?
peared the mail hag in which Bur?
dette had placed the registered pack?
age had done yoeman service.
At last It was sent to a repair shop
in San Francisco to be repaired. As
the bottom fell off a big envelope of
thick heavy paper rolled upon tho
jloor.
It was the envelope that young Bur?
dette a quarter of a century before
had placed In the mail bag. It con
mined twelve smaller envelopes which
in turn held $3,500 in cash.
"I am only sorry," said Mr. Bur?
dette when he learned the good tid?
ings, "that General Magee and Mr. j
Comstock art- not alive to know the!
truth."
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throat for live years, beginning with
froquont colds in the head and sore?
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almost continuous hawking and spit?
ting, gradually growing worse. 1 tried
several so-called nasal treatments,
which onlv gave me temporary relict.
My" head. ear. nose and throat had be?
come deeply affected. J was almost
totally deaf and had blown small pieces
of bone out of my nose. My throat was
so sore that at times f could scarcely
swallow food. My mouth was so drawn
and laws so stiff I could scarcely open
I my mouth, and I had entirely given up
i hopes of ever being cured.
Reading one day of your "B, B- B."
land finding that it was recommended
1 to curt catarrh, r.r.d remembering that
it had cured me of a very bad case ?t
Syphilis ton or twelve years ago, I
bought one dozen bottles Of "Blood
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ing it I began to "fcol bettor, and con?
tinued to Improve, and when I had
taken tho dozen bottles I could feel
no symptoms of catarrh whatever.
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MAKES NO EFFORT
TO GUA
Mexican Government Pays Little
Attention to Its Side of
JLinc.
Del l?o, Tex., February ir?.?That, so
far us he can lca.ru, the Mexican gov?
ernment is making little effort to
guard the border on its side of tiie line
against neutrality law violations, Is
asserted by General .1. C, Duncan, in
command of United Stales troops along
tho frontier. A perfect cordon 01
troops is guarding the United States
sides. General Duncan declares, but so
far as he couhl see or ascertain on u
tour of inspection, Mexican troops art
absent at many points, even tue usual
force of customs collectors not being
on duty. United states civil otllciols
and the army are working in har?
mony, he said, but are handicapped by
the publishing of exaggerated reports
Gpucrdl Duncan left this afternoon foi
Eagle Pass.
Proceed in Frontier.
Mexico City, Mex., February lih?
The twenty-iifth ..battalion of infan?
try from Quintana Itoo Yucatan ar?
rived here to-?lay and will proceed at
once, it is said, to the frontier.
From Zacatecas belated telegrams
bring news of an attack a few days
ago by 3?.? rebels upon San .Juan. Gua
dalupo, in the northern part of the
State of Zacatecas. They wore said
to have been repelled bj - smnll nun?
her of civilians and gendarmes. Luis
Moy?i ji rebel leader, wan wounded
and captured.
Trains on the Central Railway,; be?
tween Torrcbri and Durango, ate be?
ing stopped with considerable regu?
larity by rebels, who search tin. pas?
sengers for weapons. A bridge near
Maitz was burned and many haciendas
along the line have b'-*un sacked dur?
ing the last few days.
FARRELL CONVICTED
.Must Serve Ten Years for I v i 111 n v I
.Miner.
Mexico City. Mex., February ?A
sentence of ten years' imprisonment,
imposed upon A. .1. Farrcll, at, Amer?
ican civil engineer, upon bc'ng con
vi ted on an accusation made ngainst
him in Giiadaloupe, Zacatecas, of com?
plicity in the killing of ? Mexican
miner last November, is attracting moru
than ordinary attention in this fcily and
F.l Op", where he was formerly one
of the most popular American residents
Owln^ to tlto fa. t that there is a re?
ported miscarriage of Justice in tho
case, the American ambassador is mak?
ing a thorough investigation in the
eise. it is said that the testimony
brought forward during- the trial o?
Farrcll showed that he had not killed
the miior, hut had lent Ins pistol to
the man who committed the deed in
self-defense.
Farreli formerly lived at s?. J^oul?
Mo.
OBJECT TO ITS EDITING
I'mtcslant Clergymen AdvOonte Stand-',
by Decalogue.
Pittsburg, February 19.?Clergymen
of all Protestant denominations arc
opposed to the proposed abridgment
of the Ten Commandments to he sub?
mitted to the convocation of '.'.inter- i
bury In London in May by tin- Very'
Rev. William Mordnunt Ftirnenux."
dean of Winchester. Tho Rev. Dr. Goo
W; Shelton, pastor of the Second Pres?
byterian Church, in a terse summary
of the views of the local clergy; says:
"It is planned to 'edit' the decalogue
and eliminate and modify the Second.
Fourth and Tenth Commandments
Nonconformists in England' are op?
posed to this move, and their leader,
the Rev, Dr. Jowett, who lias recently
accepted the pastorate of the Fifth
Avenue Presbyterian Church; New
York City, beads the opposing forces.''
"We must stand by Moses." said Dr.
Shelton. in speaking of the proposed
change. "There Is nothing more that
can be added or subtracted from the
decalogue which would give- it any
more power. It is abridged in Its pres?
ent form. The light the Nonconform?
ists are making against it will have u
telling effect against tiie proposed
abridgrneu t."
"This is the new theology of Eng?
land," said Dr. Clayton, pastor of the
' Smlthfleld Stri ct. Methodist Fplscopu)
Church. "The Ten Commandments are
sufficiently short now, and I can't un?
derstand how the subject matter could
i he treated of in any briefer work.
Many subjects are discussed covering
tho entire realm of moral and spiritual
life In a few choice and carefully se?
lected words. This is some of the work
of Dr. Campbell, of the London Tem?
ple, who is trying to introduce bid
truths in new guises. The Command?
ments have lasted throughout the age?
and will continue to do so In the fu?
ture, regardless of the action of man."
"The decalogue should be. ief't as it
is" said Dr. Warren Partridge, pas?
tor of the First Daptis'i Church. "Any
person of average, intelligence can ap?
ply these principles Just as the patri?
archs did in the olden times."
STORM DOES DAMAGE
It Is Xbvr C'otrcd Over nine-Grass ttc
glnn of Kentucky.
Cincinnati. O.. February 10.?A sleet,
rain and snow storm, whtch varied be?
tween tho three elements throughout
the clay, centred to-night over the Blue
Crass regions of Kentucky and cause,
great damage. Lexington and Georgo
I town, Ky.j were cut off from eommu
! nlcatlon for a time, all telegraph and
j telephone wires going down,
i The storm had only flight effect on
j railroads. Trolley lines, however had
1 great difficulty In keeping their cars
moving.
Norther Sweeps Texas.
Dallas. Tex., February 10.?Follow?
ing spring-like weather and gentle
' rains In the past week, n norther
swept over Texas to-day. sending tho
temperature down 30 degrees or more,
in Domo instances below the freezing
point, and fears are entcrtalnoa for the
fruit crops should the wind die to?
night. Orchards are In full bloom over
I the State.
Ready for Training,
Marlin, Tex., February 19.?Squad
two of the New York National League
team, including Raymond, llcndricks,
Latham, Hartley, Nagle, Shouts and
Tesreuu. arrived to-day for spring
practice. Manager Mc'Jraw was de?
tained en route. lie will arrive early
to-morrow. Runt haven, McKiiiglit iind
Perkins are also rn route. They miss?
ed train connection at St. Loul.?,
fu all. eleven members of the team
are a i the training quarters, an ad?
vance guard of fob i having arrived
*c\ er.il da its ugo.
KIP IT WOE
Mr. Carnegie's Great Endowment
to Institution for Research
Couched in Revised Spelling.
Now York. Februury 19.?Andrew
Carnegie's most recent gift to the Car?
negie Institution of Washington, $10,
000,000 of tho 5 per cent, bonds of the
United States Steel Corporation, or u
redeemable value of $11,500,000, was
accepted formally yesterday at a
mooting of the Doard of trustees at the
Hotel Uclmont. and a resolution ac?
cepting the gift and expressing the
appreciation and admiration of tho
founder's new contribution to research
was placed on record.
Mr. Carr?jglo'? letter convoying the
gift, dated .January 19, 1911, was made
public for the ltrst time. Following la
a copy. In "simplified spoiling":
"Dear Mr. President.?So great has
been the success of tho Institution
that I hav decided to incrcas its re?
sources by adding .ten millions of .">
per cent, bonds, value eleven and one
half millions, which will ultimately
giv you ?r.oo,or,o a year incrcast rev?
enue.
"J stipulate o_s a condition of this gift
that, unless expressly relieved there?
from by m ?. you shall net apart an?
nually for the next ten years a sum
io.it less, than $230,000 In rash each
year to be held in a reserv fund as
against losses, emergencies, reduction
In income, ami the diminishing pur?
chasing power of money.
"This will also giv tho board more}
time lo study suggestions submitted
to it and avoid the danger of proma
ture action. Detter that new ideas
should be tested upon a small scale
before going deeply into them.
"I hope the work at Mount Wilson
win be vigorously pusht becaus l :
am so anxious to hear the expected re?
sults from it. l should like to be sat?
isfied before I depart that wr. are go?
ing to repay to tho old land some part
of the del we owe them by revealing
Vh?rb clearly than ever to them tho
hew heavens.
"Congratulating you and your fel?
low members upon the nndoutod suc?
cess of your labors, very gratefully
yours.
"ANDRE \V C A R N FC IE."
The Carnegie Institution has now
received from Its founder $22i?6;0?OO0
worth of United States Steel bonds,
having an actual value of $25,360;O??,
an endowment f-veedod by tin' of but
very few institutions of learning. It
is devoted wholly to physical and
biological research.
SURPRISES IN STORE
I Cirand Jury Will Indict Mnti.v I,ending
Citizen?.
Danville. 111.. February 13.-? Men
liheht in business and social lift
win be indicted by the Vermilion
county grand jury this week in the
Vota traffic investigation, to cording to a
statement made to-night by George B
Weislger, member ot l lie grand jury
and special prosecutor since the oust?
ing of State's Attorney Lawman.
Mr. Weislger said that the Jury had
mato'riai for a "startling number oj
indictments and ncveral cas<s. of per?
jury." A preliminary report, of a
batch of vote selling indictments will
be mode Tuesday or Wednesday* at the
late.il, he added.
"Pc< pie arc asking If the grand jury
investigation is ever going to come to
anything." Mr. Welaiger said. ''Politi?
cians will find that it will be dangerous
to ;ry to blo< k us. The idea that If
Indictments are returned no one will be
punished will prove a mistake. Every
indictment will b<? backed with evi?
dence that will .stand tests in the
courts. The thoroughness of tue work
is tile reason why the mill .seems to bo
grinding so slowly."
Mr. Weislger said that a surprise
would appear in the report, which v.;il)
fall with special effect on ward work?
ers who In lieve themselves immune.
The conspiracy indictment, lie said, will
show why the grand jury went back oi
the eighteen months' limitation set by
Judge Klmbrough.
Investigation of the election methods
of the Soldiers' Home, where 2,000 war
j veterans are housed, has revealed
much corruption. It is said.
SITUATION HOPELESS
Idea of Clilnn Defying Russia Is rtldt
culcd.
Peking. February 19.?It is con?
sidered as significant that tho Japan?
ese here are anxious to direct atten?
tion to the F.rillsh Investment of the
disputed Yun-Nan border, which is du?
to the procrastinating tactics of the
Chinese in negotiating a settlement of
a long-standing dispute. This Anglo
Chinese dispute arose from the failure
to delimitate properly 220 miles of tho
Burmah-Yun-Nan frontier, and tho
consequent troubles with marauding
tribes, which led to the dispatch of a
British force under orders to remain
until the delimitation was completed.
The suspicion of a Russo-Japanese
I concert is still' strong, and Japanese
I action is looked lor at the auspicious
moment. The officials ot the British
legation, having had their patience
j exhausted frequently of late, do not
sympathize with the Chinese in the
difficulty which has arisen with Rus
! sia, and the consensus of opinions in
I the legation quarter is that tho Chi?
nese government, instead of advancing
In recent years, has steadily become
more and more incapable. It is de?
clared that it is almost impr .ssiblo for
tho legations to obtain action on any
question. They instance the delay In
the American loan. Among the gov?
ernment officials, the talk is endless,
and little* progress is made. Both the
friends and foes of China see hope
, iessncss in the situation and ridicule
I the Idea of China defying Russia. Some
of them hope for American or other
interference.
STILL SURE SHE IS DEAD
Arnold Does Not Believe Daughter Fins
(Iceu Found.
New York, February 19.?Notwith?
standing the news dispatches telling of
the detention at Sond Point. Idaho, of
o. girl answering the description of
Dorothy Arnold, her father, Francis
R. Arnold, war. as certain as ever to?
day that his daughter Is dead, "i have
received a private telegram similar to
tho press dispatches from Idaho," lie
siiid, "but take no stock In that clue.
We have received dozens of such tele?
grams since Dorothy disappeared."
Mr. Arnold admitted to-day that ho
had a conference yesterday with Dis?
trict Attorney Whitman, but declined
to discuss the report, that thoy had
any positive clue that hl.t daughter
bad met death by criminal means.
The police made no further movo to?
day In the invcUgation.
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House, then l wish thy Democratic
friends would commit a few more
crime? on Cat side of the chamber."
When daylight came a sleepy lot.
of individuals sat ft. their desks and
waited; while the leaders kept watch
to avoid being trapped by tho othei
side. One member In the front row
was sound asleep, other? appeared
fatigued, and numerous members woro
stretched out asleep in tho Demo?
cratic cloak room., When, at 6:30 A.
M. Mr. Thomas, of North Carolina,
made a point of no quorum, there werf?
ninety.five members on the floor, and a
cull of the House again was ordered.
Mr. Oardncr. of Massachusetts, vainly
sought to secure a recess, the chair de?
claring against that, because no
quorum existed Then, oh motion of Mr.
lief tin, of Alabama, the sergcant-aO
arms was dirertc,! to arrest ull ab?
sentees and brln>? them to the bar 61
tho Money.
*.\Vnn< Their Drrnkfa.it.
Members became impatient for
breakfast toward ? o'clock. and a
formal request by Mr. Caudler. of
Mississippi; for leave of abrenco to go
to breakfast struck a popular chord,
and In a few minutes tho House cham?
ber was almost deserted, the Repub?
lican and Democratic whips and sev?
eral lieutenants remaining to watch
each other.
Children Cry
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