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RIB BROKEN BY HORSE'S KICK Accldent Happened on First Day of Fair, Which Accounts for Her Not Driving .nra.liruir cur Af ILK ittCAHVIJOPli «Mit RETURNED TO THE SHOW pS W or* PHIe^rt faded'tT drive horses at the State Fair horse j # * ! a V. u was terminated yesterday, when it was] learned that Miss dul ont was kicked by on«* of h«*r own colts on the nrat dsy ■ the show, and received a fractured own era rib The accident occurreil in the tin Pont •table quarters at the fair grounds. She was hurried to one of the duPont auto mobiles snd taken to her home. Miss duPont was entirely composed following the accident, and directed her removal to the duPont machine. She appeared at the horse show Thursday and yesterday and verified the report of the acculent. Mias duPont is a prominent figure in the horse show world and owns many high-class horses, and has repeatedly exhibited her horses at the Bryn Mawr and Devon shows. The accident will keep her from the saddle for several months. She declared yesterday that the occurrence would in no way affect her future appearances on the tan bark. The fracture ia doing nicely, she s out marriace licenses st hls office In " .! m Elkton. these are the lat ,st. Galley A. Reynolds, of Peters Creek, Pa-, and Lena M. Hill, of Rising Sun, MANY COUPLES WED AT ELKTON Special to THE EVENING JOURNAL. ELKTON, Md . Sept. 13.—The clerk of the circuit court continues tn grind Md. William Samuel Gettshall. of Earle vllle. Md.. and Margaret Safferen, of Baltimore, Md. Richard Roekw-ood and Mabel Wyre, both of North Elast, Md, Jonas A. Ott and Mayme Koenig, both of Allentown. Pa. Charles Johnson and Emma Aberle, both of Philadelphia, Pa. - Thomas Frederick Harrison and Etta May Detrick, both of Philadelphia, Pa Andrew J. Roberts, of Manayunk. Pa., and Freda H- Wagner, of Rox borough. Pa. George W. Fritze and Katherine Hennessy. both of Philadelphia, Pa. John H. Shank and Anna Violet Hoeffer, both of Lancaster. Pa. William L. Mcssenkop. of Lancaster. Pa., and Clara M. Olschewski. of Dun cannon. Pa Alvin Frederick and Cora Diehl, both of Allentown, Pa. William J. Fernald and Edith Lorena Vernon, both of Chester. Pa. / Henry M. Parfllt and Anna Mav, Cowroy. both of Philadelphia. Pa. J. Paul Brown, of Philadelphia, and Pearl L. Coburn, of South Norwalk, Conn. Raymond H. Bailey and Helen Louise Finnegan, both of Philadelphia, P&. John Harvey Meyers and Lorna Doonc Anderson, both of Philadelphia, Fa Paul Mundy Gerhart and Lydia Claire Richardson, both of Philadel phia. Pa. Stanly M. Heath and Steiia Leoia Eagle, both of Reading, Pa. George E. Anderson, of Titusville, Pa., and Dorothy M. West, of Wash ington's Crossing. N. J. Harman Yerkes Vanaman, Jr., of Manayunk, and May Mower, of Rox borough, Pa. Louis 8. Silverman and Lena Thomas, both of Philadelphia, Pa Evan Lawrence John and Hazel Walker Kirk, both of Coatesville. Pa. John Cargan and Florence Court ney, both of Philadelphia. Pa. Frederick Kafetz and Rotta Shivery, both of Philadelphia, Pa. Charles Lee and Harriet Dutton, both of Philadelphia. Pa. Walter James Loekcrnian and Louise Stauss. B. Franklin Hendricks and Mamie K. Msyer, both of Perkasie, Pa. Harvey K. Hutchins, of Marydel and Emma G. Stafford, of Sudlersvllle, Md. John Keppol and Edith Corcoran, both of Philadelphia. Pa Harvey J. Hosfield. of Albany, Pa., and Saille R. Levan, of Mountain. Pa. Charles E. Flnter and Elizabeth M. Burgstabler. both of Philadelphia. Pa. Carman Ciatello and Rose Lofazio, both of Wilmington. Del. Aaron Van Dealer and Bessie E. Ray. both of Camden. N. J. Andrew J. Dunn and Alice Albert son. both of Philadelphia. Pa. John D. Mizzerelll and Loraine G. Myers, both of Philadelphia, Pa. Herbert Edmunds and Lillian Greas ing. both of Jantaqua, Pa. GOVERNOR MILLER HOLY NAME SOCIETIES TO MAKE VISITATIONS ■' The Holy Name Societies of this eity will make the second visit to the three churches on the first Sunday of Octo ber. This is one of the obligations re quired to make the jubilee. The pro cession will he several square« long. St Mary's, the Cathedral and St. Anne's Church will be visited. In each ehufch an alms is given for relief of the poor of the parish where the church is located. RETURNS NEXT WEEK, Governor t harles R. Miller is ex pected on Tuesday after an extensive trip fhrouph the west. Governor Mil 1er left here several weeks ago to at tend the Conference of Governors-which was held in Colorado Springs. Cyl„ and after the convention he took a business and pleasure trip through the west, vis Ming Governor West of Oregon, who >* of his personal friends. Mrs. Miller ■ accompanying him on part of the «rip. * JUDGE BRADFORD TO RETURN, Judge Edward O. Bradford, who has been visiting various sections of Europe during the summer months, is expected to return to hls home some time between the 20lh and 25th of this month. " SOCIAL AND PERSONAL NOTES Mr. anil Mr?. Edward Tyndall and Miss Blanche Rogers, of Georgetown, have been »pending this week with Mies Helen \\. .lochen, No. 609 West Fifth street. Mrs. Joseph Pyle. Jr., of Kennett Square, is viMtmc tnonds in thi** city. John A. Lengel has returned from Europe, where be had been for .ever.l month». » Captain Thomas D. Seliellenger, mayor 1 of Lewe», und one of the Delaware river 1 amlhav pilot» for tiftv-six years, was a icruo.t thur«lav evening »( Mr .;>•] Mr« Pewit, P. Kaust, in this city. Captain Sehellenger is captain this week of the pilot boat Harry J. Edmunds. Leonard ti. ilagnor, w ho has been spending the summer vacation at hi«] hori^m* «n this city. returned to Dickinson j »«)'■£ hJdbuîyhas been spending .ev | eral davs w ith friends at Dow ningtown. ,\||>. * Miriam A let and daughter, I Mabel, are guests of friends at Parkes j jur „ Russel Boyd is visiting his parents at Parkesburg. Mrs. John M. Truax and Mrs. L. H. Merrihew, of this city, are spending a week ns guests of Mrs. J. Harvey Sprn anee at her slimmer home at Wildwood Crest, N. J. I Chief Justice and Mr*, lames Prune will motored up to Wilmington from Dover yesterday morning to attend the Slut.- l air L. Irving Handy, who has been travel mjtf in Knropf, h«* returned home. H. H. Hiliany, who spent the summer months along the coast of Maine, has returned Home. Mi-s. William F. Metten und daughter. Elisabeth, were recent guests of Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Metten, of Middletown. John Dawson Clark, of Camden. was a visitor here this week. Miss Bietla M. Emerson and mother, Mrs. L. W. Emerson, of Baltimore, are vi-iting Mrs. Emerson's son Emerson. street. I.ast week they wer«' entertained by the Misses Addie and Lillie Williams, of Mnrshallton professor John B, Riehie has returned from Rehohoth, where he spent some time. Mrs. Charles G. Cann. of Middletown, is spending the month of September W ith Mr. and Mrs. E. D Hartman, at William H. \o. .*,01 West Thirteenth Forest Park, Baltimore. Md )o h n Ahem, of West Chester, was a j v isitor lore this week and attended the State Fair. Mrs. Crethia Lofland and daughter arc visiting Dr. Harold lavfland, at Kennett Square, this week. „ , „ . Mis, Eleanor Read, of N'o. 821 dnPcnt street i« spending three weeks with her aunt. Mrs. Harry Kelly, in Burlington, N. T. Mra. James Bkelton. of No. ta* L. Twcnty-fourlh street, has returned home from a *w-o weeks' vacation. visiting Baltimore and Washington en route. Ambrose and Willie Killen were guests of James L. Cohee while attend were; ! birthday. n0 r. Celia Connor. Mary (Josephine Hutchinson. Pauline Col | ) on , Madallne Mundell, Mildred Mun dell. Harry Mundell, Mart Connor, Kiddie Hutchison. John Hutchison. isadore Click. Sammle Click. Ruby Ing the State Fair. Evelyn Clements, of Dover, is speml In the week-end with Charlotte Cohee. Mrs. and J- W. Killen, of Felton. to Minneapolis with the have gone Odd Fellows. -o SURPRISE PARTY. A surprise party was given Mar 1 tin Donlin in honor of his seventh Those Misses Katherine Connor, Rose Con Bradley, present onck, Abbie Oliek. Mr. and Mrs. Ma honey. Mr. and Mrs. McMonlgal and son. Mrs. A. Glenn. Mrs. A. Ennis. Miss Katie Sweeney, Frank John Long. Martin Donlin, Sr.. Mrs. W. E. Blackiston, Abie Rlttenhouse, George Rlttenhouse. Dudd. P0C0M0KE CITY HAS BIG FIRE , j Establishment of James Young _ .... . A , # r J * O Son Wiped UUt Of txist cif^k Tim» eOCe TOT girtn lime - RUMORS THAT INCENDIARY STARTED THE BLAZE POCOMOKE CITY, Md.. Sept. 13.— mill of Th«« large saw and lumber James T. Young & Sou, situated at the front of Walnut street, on the Poco moke River, this eity, was destroyed by fire last evening. The alarm given about 7.30 o'clock by G. Edgar Schoolfield, of this city, who saw the smoke and flames Issuing through the windows as he was going dow ntown from hls house. The Volunteer Fire Department ar was rived quickly on the scene an ° * n minutes after the sounding of the alarm, had five streams of water play ing on the flames. The pw ire struc ture, however, valued a< $5.0' ,n - wa * a mass of debris In leas than 1» mtnutes. The highly inflammable ma ferlai, consisting principally of dry shavings, rendering the efforts of the firemen futile, as far as saving the building was concerned. Several thousands dollars' worth of lumber were scattered In piles around the large yard and these were saved from destruction by the herioc efforts of the firemen and citizens. A new boiler, recently installed by the firm at a cost of $1.509. also escaped with out material damage, but the pipes and belts which were a part of the mill machinery wer« considerably damaged. *Only a light breeze was blowing at the I time of the fire and this fact alone saved the large plant of the Pocomoke lee and Electric Company and large canning establishments along tho shore of the river from (lestruetion. as " etlon^ôf^t'hw'b^'WliiÏs 'from* the mill - rh e conflagration last night was the j n tb e history of the firm, of which James T. Young is the senior p Hr t ngr ', All of them started on the g |te and resulted, in every case, j n a |most total demolition of their milling; establishment. The first of these was In 1882. the name of the j firm then being Young K- Coulbourn, an ^ the last previous to last night was in The cause of the fire is unknown, but rumors of incendiarism are rife. Many believe that the mill was inten ttonallv fired. The total loss Is esti mated at $7.500. with practically no Insurance, the rates demanded on the structure by the insurance company since the conflagration In 1905 being high as to be prohibitive. BO WESLEYAN ALUMNAE , TO HAVE REUNION cf the Wesleyan ^ .. .. ... . I College Alumnae will be held ln the Hotel DuPon on November b. The » session will last all day. Luncheon 1 8er ' e ^ a * 1 o clock. The morning 1 will be devoted to business and af I ter luncheon the afternoon will be ; spent in reminiscences, old songs and : a general good time. The reunion | committee is composed of fourteen] members selected from the classes | between the years 1854 and 1884, cov- . «ring thirty years of the college his tory. The members are anxious to j make the affair a memorlahle occa sion and one which will act the stan dard of similar affairs which will fol low. (V VETS OFF TO GREET ENCAMPMENT IN SOUTH Fourteen members of the Delaware Grand Array of the Republic, some | wlves , m wlir taH , ve an foî? Chattai,,!^ m , . Lnatianooga. Tenn., this evening to attend the na tmnal encampment of the O. A. R., j which w ill be held In that city he ginning September 15. Some of the j Delaware party will leave by way of i Southern Railway at 6.22 oclock to-) I night, the other members of the d«*le-1 gallon will go by way of the Sea | hoard Air Line and will leave the | French street station at 6.12 o'clock • hls afternoon. as bridesmaid, At the Second M. P. Church, on Thursday afternoon, the marriage of Miss Florence Stevens and James Armstrong was solemnized by the j Rev. F. G. Fairing- The bride, who jwas gow ned in white silk and carried red roses, was attended hy Mra. Fred Wollender as matron of honor, and Miss Bessie Stevens After the ceremony an Informal recep tion was held at the bride and groom's new home. No. 16 E. Thirty-fourth Those who W-111 make the trip are: Mr. and Mrs. W. 11. Hancock. Mr. and Mrs. William Mcndlnhall, Colonel and Mrs. Enoch Moore, Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Litzenhurg. General W. A. Reilly, Mr. and Mrs. Jesse K. Baylls. Mr. and Mrs. William J. Ball, Mr. and Mrs. David R. Myers, Mr. and Mrs. Thom as Holt. Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Miller. J. H. Horn, J. P. Riley and John Tur ner. \ U M STHO NG-STE V E N S. street. Mr. and Mrs. Armstrong, accompa nied hy Mr. and Mrs- Wollender start on their wedding trip last evening, They will go to New York, then up the Hudson to Glen Falls. They will be at home after September 24 ; Mr. Armstrong is familiarly known ]to his friends as "Red" Armstrong. The ' Irish-Ameriean Association w ish for him and his bride all happiness. Among those present at the wedding were: The bride's father. George Stevens, and family. Mr. and Mrs. Jo seph Barren, Mr. and Mrs. Yens Ped erson, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lucas, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Wollender, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Skinner. Mr. and Mrs. George Cockerlll, and family, Mr and Mrs. Moffitt, and niece, Mrs. Fryer, Miss Hearney Nicolson. Mlgp Edith Mary Scanncll, Ed Roily, of Panama; William Cook, of Detroit. Mich. H E. S. R. BUTLER'S BIRTHDAY Mrs, E. S. R. Butler of Wilmington, the oldest business man in this eity, quietly celebrated bis 87th birthday yesterday af his cottage on Rehohoth Beach. His three sisters ef Georgetown Mary B. Maul), Mrs. Harrie B. Niven and Miss Bailie Butler—spent the day with him. I party f«k visitors. Master William C. Walker, of Lawrence. Mass., who. with his grand mother. Is visiting his uncle and aunt. an( j ^j rg A c. Patterson, of No. 1618 Lincoln street, celebrated hia j fifth birthday on Thursday, and en joyed a fine birthday party given in [his honor. Sages, Margaret Master Walker guests included Ethel Patterson, Edna Doyle, Grace Simp son. Lillian Robinson, Marian Morti mer, Catherine Magee, William E. Walker, Charles Shafer, Ira Jones, Victor Doyle and Carver Sages. j n ( oma | d anl .p given at Vernon's Grove a h ove this city, by Carl F. Zoch I agt night, was an enjoyable affair. Twenty-five couples from Wilmington ! participated. Charles Manuel's Or r h PS f ra furnished the music. There „ere several Interesting features iu ^ wav of dances; principal among them, the Japanese Tango by Mr. and Mrs A Su1IJvan _ „ - " DANCE AT VERNON*» GROVE. JOSF.S-BOAOV4 V The marriage of Miss Lillian Dono van. daughter of Mr. and Mrs, Wilfred B. Donovan, of near Milford, and Wll-1 Ham G. Jones, an engineer on the Delaware railroad, took place on Wednesday at the home of the bride's parents The Rev. Mr. Taylor, of Mil ton. was the officiating clergyman. Mr. and Mrs. Jones will he at home after September 18. at No. 226 West street. TO ENTERTAIN SI'NSHIM.RS. Mrs. John Vaughn, of No. 617 West Twenty-fifth street, will be the hos tess on Tuesday evening next for members of the Delaware Division of the Sunshine Society, who will hold their first fall meeting at her home on that evening formerly Miss Elsie Kirby, whose I marriage took place this summer, and this is the first meeting of the society In her new home. Mrs. Vaughn was O MRS. DORSEY TO ENTERTAIN'. Mrs. George W. Ltorsey. Jr . stats president of the Delaware Division of the International Sunshine Society, will entertain the members of Old Swedes branch next Thursday even- ing at her home. 2001 Jefferson street. --0 SITUER \T CLAYMONT. At the home of Mrs. Charles C. Kurtz. Claymont, there will be given this evening a benefit supper for the Ladies Aid Society, of St. Stephens Lutbern Church. Supper served from 5 to 8 o'clock and a Empf ing menu has been prepared. ill be MISSION WORKERS ARE ENTERTAINED Members of the Women's Home Missionary Society and the Women's Members of Foreign and Home Societies of Grace Are Guests Mrs. Field Mrs. .Icannie R. Weld at her home. Kenlraere, yeaterday afternoon, the Foreign Missionary Society of Grace M. K. Church were entertained by occasion being the September meet-j Ing of the Societies when it Is an annual custom for them to be the'* guest« of Mrs Field Mlta Susan C. Lodge, of I-an» 8U«»t honor and made an address ..... mu« txidce bus B ' .... been the personal guest of Mrs. H. S. Goldey while In Wilmington. -phe flrgt pBrt of thp p roRram was R ( V en up to the work of the Women'a , ,, down«, president of the Wilmington Branch of the W. F. M. S.. was the Mrs N. " M Hrowne conducted the d«Vollonal services and Miss Lodge led In prayer. Mrs. Irvine M. FHnn. the new presi dent, presided at the meeting «fieri having been introduced by Mrs.] Browne. Mrs. Roy J. Fields; the recording secretary, read the minutes of the June meeting. The treasurer, Mrs. Smith Cooper, reported total receipts $4.20, and gave a brief account of the work of the year. Two new members reported were Mrs. M. B. Morrison and Mrs. T. L. Tompklnson. Four members were lost by death, ■ and four hy removal.. The present j membership is ninety. Mrs. George E. Reed, in presenting] a report of the Home Society's work. I announced the annual meeting of the Home Missionary Society to be J»eld | In Grace Church. November IS mid 14 | Mrs. C. W. Weldln announced that all j the conference pledges, amounting to j the sum of $1.710. were met during! the past year. A letter of appreciation from Miss! M. Grace Quigg. for flowers sent at f the time of her mother's death, was] read. A letter of greeting from both | societies was sent tn Miss Quigg. The meeting of the Women's For eign Missionary Society followijd ' closely upon the Hrsl meeting. Mrs , Jennnie I'. Fields, the president, pre- j sided. Mrs. Levin Melson sang a | solo. "One Sweetly Solemn Thought," j and the minutes of the last meeting were read hy Mrs. A. A Wlltnot, I Miss Mary Wheeler Is delegate to the 11 Philadelphia branch meeting which j| will be held in Scranton. October 8, 9 and 10. A letter was read from Miss Quigg thanking the members for 1 Ell ! for the j total collections $54.52. ! flow ers. The treasurer. Mrs. Mendinhall, reported dues month $15, total for thank offering, $43.15 and j total for mite box. $30.66, It was announced that at the be ginning of the year there were, 108 members, four have been lost by death, four by removal and two by, withdrawal. The secretary will send a let'.er to the Rev. Wesley John-1 son. who has been 111 for several weeks. Mrs. W. H. Helndle reported 32 members (or the Missionary Friend. It w as announced that the next meeting of the Reading Circle will be held af the home of Miss Dora McLeod the first Monday in October. Mrs. H. S. Goldey reported 40 mem hers for the King's Heralds and con-j siderable interest on the part of the young people. Miss Lodge's address was much en joyed. The working facilities of the church here and In heathen lands were contrasts by her. She gave a personal message to each officer of the society. Wilmington, she said, was hon- 1 ored by having the names of three of j her representatives on the program j for the branch meeting. Miss Lodge briefly reviewed the new study book, "The King's Busi ness." and Mrs. O. Donald's book— "Our Work for the World." Mrs. Field spoke of the home mission books, "America, God's Melting Pot," and "The Study In Immigration." The joint meeting was closed with a hymn, and a prayer by Mrs. M. R Lincoln, after which there was pleasant social time. In the dining room refresh ments were served by the following committee; Mrs. Joseph H. Jones, chairman; Mrs. B. Denver t'oppage, Mrs. Samuel G. Cleaver. Mrs. A. J. Taylor and Mrs. H. G. Strickland. The I color scheme was red. A beautiful ] effect was made by electric light i bulbs hidden In the center of red | ros« i 8, and shaded candelabra en hanced the charm. Floral decora tions of red dahlias completed the color scheme. a! -o SHE ATS-TCRNFR. The marriage of Miss Margaret Tur per. of Kirkwood, and Woodall J. j Sheafs, of Porter, took place at the l M. E- parsonage at Red Lion on I Thursday evening, September 11. at 8 | o'clock. The Rev. J. M. Llndale offl leiated at the,ceremony. ii CASCARETS" FIX SOUR STOMACHS Sluggish Bowels cause Gases, Indigestion and Food Fermentation. Get a Iff cent box now. Thpf awful smirne«?, belching of acid and foul gase»; that pain in the pit of | the stomach, the heartburn, nervous- j iie-s, nausea, bloating after eatiug, diz ziness and aick hea«lache, mean? a disor dered stomach, which cannot be regu lated until voit remove the eau-e. It isn't your stomach's fault. Your stom ach L? ns good as any. Try Casoarets: they -immediately cleanse the stomach, remove the »our, undigested and tannent ing food and foul ga«es; take the execs» bile from the liver and cany off the constipated waste matter and poison from the bowels. Then your stomach trouble is ended. A C'ascsret tonight will straighten you out by morning- a 10-oent box from any drug store will keep your stomach sweet, liver and bowel» regular for month». Don't forget the children- - their little insidfa need a good, gentle cleansing, too. , COUNCIL TO INQUIRE INTO FIRE PERIL The members of the fire comntiUee of City Connell together with the tire 1 chief? and building Inapeetor, aetlng under Instructions from City Council. this afternoon will start their Investi gallon of all the manufacturing plants, i lor,,« I... nni.nl. ., rt men I « hmme« ' Mores, tenements, apartments hous and other sueh buildings In which n nlimiter of Uvea would be endaugored ! in ease of fire In this city. To deter . .... , ,, , ,_I mlne the condition of all such places with respect to the danger In case of I lire, will be the object of the investlga ,«ion | ' , ... lh | The object In view in visiting t manufacturing plats will be to find I (whether they are sufficiently equipped 1 1 »» 1 "" escapes, emergency exits j laud lhe malter ln whllh liv, ' H of to see that no Inflammable malerlala I !*re allowed to He around In the cellars : or basements. ; | -ph r wbo | ( , nb jp C t ( ,f the Investigation ifi , n p rPV ent a catastrophe ln (lila jrlty. such as have occured In other jellies throughout the country recently, those employed there are protected. I ^ K ... . ... , . I |1P other places will he visited for practically the same reason, and also | Y o u r Favorite Photo! 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When the picture is linished we will notily you and you «an call and your enlargement without one cent ol expense. The Evening Journal guarantees sale return ol every photograph lell at lor enlargement You are not required to buy a trame or go to any expense whatever •ecu re oKiea our THE COUPON IS ON PAGE 2 A. JURY TAKES GIRL'S DEATH AT SALISBURY SALISBURY, Md„ Sept IS.—The grand jury yesterday began the In- j vesligalion of the case against Harold W. Smith, who was held by a Jury of Inquisition as knowing ""»"''H'lng "hom' the death of Flor ? nrP ' N «*•»" rlKht. who *1« found *,dead at the Home (Las Company's of-j f \, e last .Tune. Twelve witnesses | wore examined, leaving several more : ,r> heard today. It I« said no new evidence waa un „„thud against Smith, except that which was given before the Jury of Inquest, but It Is stated that another p*rO, prominent In the affairs of this section, w aa brought Into the anrt „though no names were divulged from the grand Jury room. 1 R |a stated that the case haa taken j on a new aspect. It Is possible that has bp,,n *• D'' r « on cd with rite young girl's death will jury is making a searching Investigation ot the whole case and In addition to the wttnessea already called 10 more have been ; summoned. It 1» said that a wli'nesa i slated to the jury that he saw a prominent man with Misa Wain-.after 1 vvright hut a ahorf time before she was found dead , , . ... .. _ , be charged with the affair, The grand HAMMER BLOW ONLY NICKS HEAD OF COLORED LAD Walking all the way from Elsroers aa 1th a fractured skull. Llilhert Sptlth, s colored hoy, aged 17 years, entered the Homeopathic Hospital last night and exclaimed "Say. doctor, my bn ddv hit me tn the forehead with a aledge hammer, and I believe my sknti p on . | H broken " \ n examination by the hoapltal phy „bowed that one of the bones ln the front of the skull was cracked by the blow. Smith stated that on hia long walk he had expectorated about a pint of blood. He said that, be was sitting on the ground yesterday afternoon watching hls brother drove a slake with a sledge hammer, when suddenly the hammer flew off the handle and struck him 'squarely in the forehead with enough force to kill an ordinary person. Smith, however, stated that the blow "only Inconvenienced him for a time, and he afterward decided to go to the hospital Just to see If anything was the matter with him." Physicians re [garded hls experience as remarkable, not only because of the apparent alight Injury the boy sustained, hut (also heraus« of the long walk be look It. Ho will remain af the jhoapltal for observation to determine whether the injury may hr serious.