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1 The Evening Journal I4/P4TH For Delaware: Unsettled .. with occasional rain* to night or Wednesday: cooler tonight In eastern portions. Circulation 1 'festerday 17,005 ; GUARANTEED L ll fWENTY-SlXTH YEAR-NO. 115 WILMINGTON, DELAWARE. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30. 1913 14 PAGES ONE CEN1 SfflUNER'S HERE AFTER PANAMA INITIATION Chief Yegg" of Visitors Gets ; Acquainted With State Justice First Hand STANDS AT POST AFTER OCCUPYING CELL o Just back from Panama, w'here they conducted an Initiation of candidates into the Order, two prominent officers of Osman Temple. Order of the Mys tic Shrine, of St. Paul, Minn., and pcveral member of Lu Lu Temple, of Philadelphia, are guests today of some Wilmington Shriners. visitors from St. Paul are. J. Harry Lewis, potentate of Osman Temple, of that city, and F. J. Peterson, chief "yegg" of Osman Temple, which has an important office of that name, the "yegg" really being a lieutenant of the potentate. Others In the visiting delegation are Theodore Beck, Fran cis J. Callahan and Edwin S. Mer shon, of Lu Lu Temple of Philadel phia. They arrived at French street sta tion from Philadelphia at 10.40 o'clock tli\ morning and were received by a committee of Wilmington Shriners, Including A. B. Hazzard. J. Ralph Baily, Max Matthcs. William L. Ham mond, Charles H. Smith, Jr„ C. E. Pierson, David U. Rankin, Thomas Carpenter and Harry C. McClanc, the last named being the official pho tographer for the party. The St Paul Shriners did not bring their famous goat with them. It was left In Philadelphia for the initiation ceremonies of Lu Lu Temple tomor-1 row night. Nevertheless, during to The day's Pleasure tour planned for the fhc "gont" of Mr. Peterson, who the way Is a millionaire lumberman of •Ä p.„, shr ,„„, p cost $«. It was taken to Panama by the members of Osman Temple and was used In the Initiation of candi dates Into the shrine, the ceremonies having taken place inside tho locks of the Panama Canal The goat has 'un up an expense account of about 17,000 in the last few months, through loans and taken to Dallas Tox by shriners of that city. It was liken into Philadelphia secretly, and late last night its- whereabouts arc sup posed to be known only to Mr. Lew?, and tho»e hr had employed to keep undei cover. The goat, which was recovered from the Dallas ahrlners by Burns detec-1 lives In dlgulso and rushed off ln «" automobile to a fraln. will be an hon orefl guest at the annual initiation nt Lu Lu Temple tomorrow night. which will be attended by shriners from nil over the country and Canada. A hip Wilmington delegation will at Lewi* yesterday had a injunction visitors, the Wilmington Shriners got lend. local lawyer secure an from the. Common Pleas Court re straining any member of Lu Lu Temple from interfering with the goat. but Potentate Kendrick of Lu Lu de dares that before that time he will Mr. get the goat of St. Paul temple and that it will not be allowed to return to the West, get even for the theft of a totem pole that wa* taken from him at St. Paul while he was on his way from Seattle, where It was presented to him. He recently recovered possession of the pole. An automatic pig which gallops, be ing worked by electricity, will be feature of tomorrow night's affair, it having been part of the paraphernalia taken by the St. Paul men to Panama. They have brought their electrician (Continued on Page Thirteen). He says he wants to Mother Finds Fever Stricken Child on Burning Bed Detecting the odor of smoko coming from tho room of her son, Tony Sunso, years, typhoid fever, Mrs. Josephine Sanso of No. litt South Adams street rushed into her boy's room this morning to find him lying on his bod with the mat tress on fire and tho-flninos slowly eat ing their way toward him. The panic Itricken mother rushed to her boy's aid »nd although she is a frail woman she picked him up bodily from tho bed and with the «laines »hooting up her «rm» »he carried him into another room in , 5.55 A.M. . 3.4« P. M. the house. In a »hört time, however, the flame» which had »farted in the young man'« bed in some unknown manner spread from the bed to the walls and wood work of the room and were carried out through the doorway into the hall by the strong draught which had been TODAY'S SUN AND TIDES. Sun rose Run #*ts A. M. P. M 3igh water . 11.27 11.52 Low water . 5,44 «.10 Recdy Island High and low tide one lour earlier than month of Christiana. Month of Christiana. \ TO DAY'S TEMPERATURE THE BELT DRUG STORE. 1.30 P. M. 71 12.00 M. 70 10.00 A. M. 60 8.00 A. M. 63 SULZER LOST HEAVILY IN THE MARKET Paid $21,000 on One Account Immediately After Being Elected Governor DEFENSE MAY PUT IN TESTIMONY TOMORROW By JOHN EDWIN NEVIN. Staff Correspondent The United Pros». The «tuck . .— « •-V— Sulzei, earned with the firm of Harris Ai Fuller from March 18, 1010, down to .lime 19, 1013, ALBAN Y, X. V„ Sept. 30. berHine I fh , , 'f* ° NP 1 ll " < " 1 at ""'" l hngth lieforn the inipraehiuent court t<> ihi.\. Willi Melville It. I tiller un the •tand. the attorney« for the impcicli ment managers pieurnlrd « hew thin mg set of ,igures si.. that the g mm , a «peculator, mis extreimdv nntortii His pnreh.isp of securities ol an} t that veal. In fact, the meonnls had from tho Sulzer »fand point that he wus compelled to with draw -_>00 »bores of Big F*our and substi ns nate. sort seemed to operate in a depressing manlier and invariably the stock crum bled in value. A goodly (Mirtinn of Fuller's testimony covered the periods prior to Sulzer as suming the governorship. The commit tee emphasized through the witness and its counsel the fact that for years the governor had speculated. This was in tended to offset any claim to Ire made by the governor or his witnesses that his speculation was entirely in the nature of investment buying, pure and simple. Sulzer'« origin 1 purchase of Big Four stuck, made in March, 1010, showed a drop of seventeen points a share by the cm ; ti.-rsfn, »no of American Smelter« ' o prevent hi/-ecritie being »old be by|cau-e of luck of margin. <* n January I, 1012, Sulzer then » Ä Ää;!'ä <lllt0 W L carrying on their books 300 ,i m rcs of Ilia Four 200 of American ^ m( .|ter» amMOO of Southern Paeitie. ( ). lt „« t i lr n ,., /P 0 f flau res it was de V( .l for thTîîwdthaTafteT being , p 1 1 ,tlr rP0 . rl ,n '" ,p . K «7ms. 8 °Th!! 0r f.rst ™vment raine on \u\euibev I« Ml" right after election, PVOn W mr " i * dld . ,,P, P "' l * P hl( nt î? funê Ton «c ' ,, ao . in « U Th, «r Z ^Tfs de 1 o ü n 1 Vo Lu. B ?or^ Il 1: in 1 ieu dmonnl margin«. Jum $9, 1913. Lieu l,r n | ln .. , i ' ,L I Lu'- iiwi to Hiirris and Fuller and 3 re* f "; '* P ' 2 ' ta " '"/L thl. Irè then 1 I '"'''"r 1 B ''<' l ' r '" PS thal thpn -5. 1 f . ,, , , , „ . I, Dpsp,tp thp fac ' ,hat .J , I udK ® , Cu1 ' pn e " dcav ° rpd '° hprry tbinRR alo, l R ' . 1 ,p '«K-ntiflcaMon of market records, I '' bp< ' ks and hp recital of the details i of ,1,c stoc, < transactions dragged. Many of the Senators made no ser ious effort to follow the proceedings, but retired to the cloakroom to U j sm °ke. ■ Attorneys Stanehfield and Brack ett said -at noon that they hoped to be able to complete their side of the case by tonight. When told this Marshall and Herrick, of the Govern or's legal staff said they would not require more than four or five days to put in their defense. They are very hopeful that thi court will dis miss certain of the articles of im peachment on motion but this hope fulness brings no apparent response on the part of the members of the court, nearly everyone of whom seemed to believe that 'here will be a vote of guilty or innocence on each specific charge. mother lenv-1 caused by the frightened iug the door of the bedroom open. out ot the bedroom and across to the stairs leading to the first floor of the house, Mrs. Sanso thought that all hope ot taking the sick boy out of the house that way was cut off. and she began to call for help. Joseph Terra nova, ot No. 519 Tntnall street, crawled to the roof of the adjoining house and with the help of her daughter,. Latina Sanso. Mrs. Sanso handed the aick boy out of the win dow to the man on the roof, w'ho by this time was helped by several oth er persons. It was a very hard mat ter to take the boy from the win dow as there la considerable distance between the house and the roof on which the men were standing. The task was finally accomplished, how ever, and the boy was taken from the roof to the Physicians' and Sur geons' Hospital in the Phoenix am bulance. He was in a very serious condition when he arrived there. Much of his hair had been burned by the flames and he had several other small burns about the body, As soon as Mr». Sanso saw that her boy was safe she collapsed from the excitement and It was considerable time before she coul d be revived, Lanna Sasso. the boy's sister, also fainted, but in a short time w as re vlved. The Fame and Weccacoe fire com paules responded to the alarm, and In a short time extinguished the blaze. The damage is estimated at about $250, which is covered by in surance. Lewis Sanso, the boy's brother, is an employe of the Street and Sewer Department, and he was notified of the fire. He went home. AH of the furniture in the room wag totally destroyed and the walls and doors were badly charred. The wood work of the hall and entranc; to the bath room was also burned. IOLD ASBURY NEARS 124TH YEAR OF LIFE Congregation Will Observe Anniversary During Week Beginning October 12 IS THE "MOTHER OF DELAWARE METHODISM" An event of exceptional ln tPr '' st In Wilmington Methodist t -' hurc b circles is the approaching sa? M. E. Church, Third and Walnut! street«, which will take place during . which 'an elaborate ^program "befng prepared. Down through the ages front 1871» to 1913—the history of As bury Church—the "mother of Meiho « thrilling record of long f "»•«««.. mighty struggle and glo, lous vlelory and no one who looks nt tho splendid suliatanttal building to day ran Imagine the little one story church, thirty-five feet square, which stood on the same lot in 17R9. buHt by Methodist forefathers in the same year that the United States government bougnt the eight lighthouses that formed the nucleus of the present Ün ,, |nèrearmne H ê V Vhr,' h!''" / h °* K than a nno ishthnime» r„ri f Toon buoys and other life saving devices The following notes taken from the Historical Records of Anbury Churcn •Ä'Ä in l 7 fid fi7 when Captain Thomas Webb camo from Philadelphia to Wilmington and Preached under some trees near the £" r 1??r of ]'"Î R aild Kent 8,ro « tR . now r-ighih and King. Later the first as-' »emblafe of Methodists worshipped In an ><PP p r story of Captain Joseph (lil-1 p »«>» BtorehouBC on King «"-eet [ w.tarf and still later, occupied by. Invitation, John Thclwelt's school V S ÏÏÎ ar . An,0PR the ««filer preachers were / ohp >" 176'J; Francis Asbury 'ij* a " d ® pp J ami " Abbott In 1780 1789, a lot of ground at ' hp , ««utheast corner of Third and Walnut streets was purchased from Ca - lpb and Sarah Wa >' for thp BU,n ot 1°^ POU" dB , «" d fhe cornerstone of 12* years ago to dedicate the flrst M ^ bodlBt cburch of Wilmington. ,o 1he chureh W « B incorporated In and on May 25 ' of that ypar ' f"* truster.» were etect '^ d ' tb «ï bain« Hgnry Coloabury, Isaar. Hew», Samuel Wood. Henry Metz/ *î?*2* 0 *l° neB ' Maurice Williams. Cal eb Kendall. A 8lna !L lwo Btorv frame building c : ecied n ° ar f,nu,hw " 8t cornpr of church as a parsonage in the fall of lsl " but the church officials decided not to consider it because of the excitement, at that , time, caused by the Civil War I In 1872 improvements costing $2, 000 w-ere made to the church. An organ was installed in 1866.'to with C. Wells as the first organist and j Ashley Simpson first choir leader. The church was dedicated on Janu- j ary 19, 1873, the Rev. C. N. Lummis, D. D.. L. L. D„ of Syracuse, N. Y„ preaching the dedicatory sermon. The outward appearance was changed during the pastorate of the Rev. W. L. S. Murray, in 1883-85, and since that time, on through the years, ministers of prominence, Including the Rev. James Crowe, vice-chance-1 ,or of thp American University have occupied the pulpit, and each year has shown favorable results. The In 1818, the Sunday school was organized and a Sunday school build ing was erected near the cburch in 1822 and stood there until 1846 when better arrangements were made. Improvements were made at In tervals during the Intervening years, and the most radical one was made in 1846. w'hen the church was trans formed Into a two story building. In 1844 considerable agitation was caused in the church by the action of the General Conference and the formation of an Independent church by the Southern brethern, and in 1861 the division of the conference terri tory was agitated. year 1913 has shown a crease in attendance and organiza tions; and Mother Asbury marches on determined to do her bringing the world to Christ. The list of the pastors of Asbury Cburch is as follows: 178!l, William Je*sup; ITtt", John Me (Continued on Rage Thirteen). nart 1„ part in INSTITUTE FOR COUNTY TEACHERS _ aaäpHi Hi !»■ ■ I r. Ivlmer L. Cross county superln tendent of the rural New Castle coun ty public schools, has called a Teach ers' Institute in Mie Y, M. C. A, P-ulld Ing here on Saturday. October 19. The Institute will elect officers, and Dr. Wagner, commissioner of education. will deliver an address. During the winter Professor Cross, In addition to holding the regular County Institute will hold three more institutes for all the teachers. addition to these institutes. Professor jCross will arrange for five local insti tutes so that the teachers, parents alld SO me of the older children can at [tend. Dr. Wagner is highly pleased over this feature, In ILL TREAT FINE CATTLE. [Special to THE EVENING JOURNAL, MILFORD. Del.. »Sept. 30.—When the cattle came from their grazing on the marshland on the Pennell farm, in te<l«r Neck, five miles from Milford, last Sat urday. to of tho Alderney cow» were ap parontiy suffering, and investigation di» closed the fact that they had been tim« of u cowardly crime against dumb animal». On* of the cm»» had been »hot. apparently with fine bird «hot. had been *o badly clubbed that »welling» were in evidence down It» hack and about the head, while »ever«I oth» evidence of brutal treatment, vio Latest Picture of Homer C. Wiggins rnsm ' : taÎT * n < S* IIS .■M "SS* >W,f :>? . Ù ■ i i •*> i Bîi pii 'A* ■ KW»'«* V t I WgMfeM wBmMk« IBM W| M | fT 1 Jisisl» - wjyQB. jf'äfel»» «„ *4' - -, ■'VU wM mm Vj^fc J-fly'. Æfju flgWBB JHElfif Mt' '7'*» ■ v 399* **■ EKS& «« ^ ^ WÊ>* SI'' t 9 k Æ *. I4 ' 4 ffliri- -À ur -4^ * ' |||[|i' l . _ ■ The above photograph of Wiggins was taken in a Philadelphia studio recently show-ing the bandit', recklessness in risking arrest. Chief of Police Black obtained the photo from which the above cut was made within a day after Wiggins posed for it, the chief having been close on hi. trail at the time, « -- - ■ __ _ C II CCD 11 T JCTC U 1 [ |\ lAUIO 1J IN RALLY FOR **" IlllWfl l V« Turin r> a nor T H F 1R fiAIiSF 1 Ill'll« VllU JL _ • The * ufrr «K lulH have announced that they are to have the flrst big rally of ™ P ™ y t l8 , ,p *" <harRC of the Congressional Union and U Is expect ed that all the advocates of "Vote» for Women' will gather with the en thtt , iMIII lha , hail marUed the cm-1 , h ___ llMV „ ' • ,a,RH a * worn , a have r eently begun I 'hi* State. i The meeting will he held in the auditorium of the New Century Club and the principal address of the even lug is to be made by Mrs. Raymond I Brown of Now York, one of the lead-1 era of the suffrage movement in that: city. _ I Miss Mabel Vernon, of this city, j also will speak and leaders from all j over the state will be present to take 1 part In the rally. It is the desire of the suffragists to have the people of Wilmington hear I the best suffrage speakers to be had:set and they are arranging to bring to j Wilmington during the coming year j men and women of national repu ta Mon. The Congressional Union is now ! laying plans to make the dewouslra-1 lion in behalf of the federal amend- 1 ment the latter part of November one ; of the finest things ever managed by the women of the city. Miss Vernon,, Delaware chairman for the Congres- 1 sional Union, says that the suffragists -here received the idea of a procession be followed by a mass meeting 1 w'ith enthusiasm and she believes that tonished when they see what the wo men of Delaware are capable of. some few skeptical people will be as Mis* Vernon Is to speak on woman suffrage at the mothers' meeting In the Rockford kindergarten on Wed nesday afternoon. f' A IV/IINinVT LI A C C C 11 /A/\f viz\lzlI./JCzIN n/\î) MjHUUL r/\n a nm r> /^r«/nurt» o FUR APPLE GROWERS _ * Till' nevive mi-oviT s ' in . to JHE IJ KMM, JOl RN.VL. INVKKMMMHMi Del., Sept. 30.— Tho apple packing «ch.xd for apple grower» in Dein i" r ** .v«"* »< '■ '-«"ige Hall. (a. Jr Prof. John M. Mîtes, of Ghent. V > the oxpe.t apple packer was pre» nt ready to «struct hose dc.nng to eee u. instruction .„ the art. Became .1 li ne*» ■ someot thoso wl.o expcv ed to attend the fir«. se,».o„ and for other , • 1 ■ 8 " ' .' ' , |p . ' * n ". ", f/" ,,s l,a '! I ' , 7 ,, " t ' ■'l"" pd 7 vpr " . the promu, rid apple grower, sent '.''IL eh.».' 1,1 |m,< ' » < . reason«, A iiuiuhe)- of the more prominent fruit grower« on the Peninsula expect to at jto>i<I the school during the week's «es the home »ion, including in addition t growers President Sanger, of Maryland, and Eugene Shallcro»», of Middletown, IMPROVING STATE ROAD. Special to THE EVENING JOURNAL. MILFORD. Del., Sept 30—Caleb Kenney, road engineer, has part of the new road equipment which wnn bought last month by Kent county, working on the highway leading from Milford to Dover and on through the State. He Intends to build a stone road twelve feet wide in all places In the State-long highway where the road is now so bad as to need tern From Dover to Cam porary relief, den the road has been finished for about three miles, and while the weather permits the engineer keep both gangs ot workmen machinery working. j j D. v The fill ted Press, iThrough swallowing n prl*» whl»t!e n« draaen after a sack of; Edward Goultesuntl, four, to day Is a "medical Burgeons by X-Rays arc watching the whlatle's , progrès« toward the hoy's «lomach land cheering him up meanwhile, will and WHIST LE I> BOV'S HT0M1CH. PITTSBURGH, Pa., Sept. 30 — lin ^ TOUR VPARC lUUIt ILAIlJ SENTFNf F FOR jLll I LlltL lUA _ . __ HOY ÄYFR liU 1 3 Lrt 1 Lit * ——— Edward Sett, colored, in Court of (Kyr and lerroluer today through his 1'lcn of not guilty to a charge of (ler entered u plea of guilty of man slaughter. Scott was sentenced to bel" i.mud tm t.mr veer, ""Cu u 7 ^* of «g .h", 011 "* ,,,,ly 1 ' ' ,rtr ' of *•»* " nd lv luj t , ot) wn y J,« mp wai followed Kehl who threatened I« »tab him anil then it wu« that the lutul blow wa< «h uit, indicted on the Beott was harge of the murder of I'anl C. Reid. * "Other colored youth, on the night of August 4. The youths had u quarrel at Eleventh and King streets and when Keid approached Neott with a knife Nvott dealt Keid a blow of a baseball hat on the head and the injury received can»ei) Held« death, The trial of Charles It. Naylor, eharg od with the murder of F.arvil Francis near Townsend la»t January, has been for Thursday morning, William M. Jones, representing James Hughe», colored, indicted on the charge of the murder of his common law wife at Clay mont last November, presented a petition for a continuance, the ground for the postponement being that Mason Dalton is in North Carolin« and T. S. Hell, witness, live« in Baltimore, Richard H. Rodney, one of the.counsel representing Naylor, requested that Naylor In* in court tomorrow morning as a motion will he presented to the court at Mist time, rile w inter work for the members of 'he Organized Militis »1 Delaware «tailed last night at the armory when Company A drilled. The men showed much improvement alter the hard work 0. M D, BACK TO DRILLS that they have gone through tin« sum-1 ni**i. which ha« l«'en the greatest in the history of th.^State Militia. u "' hospital corps will \'" dnp, " l ?y n, « h,h - A•» n »p«"3 Hs Ihm« dH - v night». Company I', and F inlay ''l ' " , " ,,an - v ,* l) ' ll ' 1 w 1,1 hp ,on ' tinned everv week until the spring. ■ DE ATH OF SAMUEL I. SH EET. Thp remaln , of SaroUP , PwPet . , 63 of Npwark . who q, Pd at the Homeopathic Hospital last Sunday mnrn , flom urem a wa8 lak * n / n QprmBntown , ,. a „ todav . William jr, H aln ,. B . fl ,„ era , ,l| r retor. The funer , akp p)acp loD , nrrow from , hc residence ot his son Ronald K. Sweet, No. 622 High street. Germantown. Pa T1 8Prv , PP8 w ,„ hp conductPd h y th „ Rov. R. W. Hathaway of that city. Interment will take place In North wood cemetery. Mr. Sweet is sur vived by one son and a daughter, tho latter now in a hospital with typhoid fever, his wife having died a few months ago. NEWPORT GRANGERS .'/ Newport last night a class of candi d " t,,M w 'f* lni,l *' pd ln, ° third and 1,01 ', d< T r< ' , ''' " N |c h°l* °f Newport M K ;./ hurch m " d,> * I' ,p ** in « " dd "* a on ' Uh "' Constitute» a Happy Home.' the Grange made arrangements for a INITIATE CANDIDATES At the meeting of Delaware Grange ■ ■ ■ I ! 0 p pn P ar ty on the night of Octo-. bpr " • COUNTRY SCHOOLS ARE CROWDED. A meeting of the Keinil Milk Dealer* Association will he held In the head quarter* of the ««*'iclation on the third floor of the Law Building on Sunday night, The public school« of Brandywine [hundred are »0 crowded that something ! " ill have to be done to relieve the con ge*t,on. A meeting of tho school com mtixdoner» of Edge Moor. Mt. Pleasant, Claymont and Shellpot districts will 1 m held in the Mt. Pleasant »choolhous« with a view of relieving the situation. MftK DEALERS TO MEET. BURY WiGCINS TOMORROW ; TO HOLD INQUEST FRIDAY; UNDECIDED ABOUT REWARD Thousands See the Bandit's Body at the Morgue and Big Crowd Expected at the Funeral From Hi: Late Home. Seek to Get Mother From Cell tc View Body and Attend Services CAR BARN LOOT TURNED OVER TO COMPANY , TRACTION OFFICER SAYS A day haa passed since Homer C. Wiggins, the young outlaw, trapped In a small bedroom on the third floor the boarding house at the southeast; corner of Fourth and Shipley streets Br "' K b " ,,P ' ln '° h '* bra,n ,llnn l,p li,k, ' n allv « by the army of policemen that surged about stronghold, and yet the tragic ending/"' nt the liov is as fresh in the minds ..r Wilmington clMaens a. though.ho uiuiiigion cmzcn« as inougu no long duel and aulelde had taken place 'bis morning. Instead of abating, the Interest In the case seems to have In ereased and the tragedy w«« the fore .. * P f " " ' rbH,, " n b hP majority oT the people throughout the city Mils morning. A " ,,a >' and .»day crowds' °f ''"flou» persons surged around the ' ,rtr "" r l "'"' boarding house, ">8 with wonder at the riddled shut-. I era that covered the two windows to •" " bb'b the young hand.. hl | S i " ld !*. "* '' 8 * n lh(> w,,ldow,, ncrosB lb " ,tr<,et made b y 'he bullet from Gir young outlaw's revolvers as he returned the lire of the policemen ',n '"creased to large dimensions, many persons who hrtd ,PPn wor * c * n * through Hie day '«king advantage of the evening hours 2 r :" h r\r of u '« tragedy. The crowd even lln gered this morning, small groups of perMOn! ' »'andlng around In front of the buildlnas »II ilurtn.. , , 1 h LI B U ' C m ° rnlnK hours. JlHnv comment, are t„ be b.nrd upon all »hU* eoueeniing the manner in which the matter are Sny am^virW the puli«, having bust, of admirer* y.l\\ 1 '' "•>' backward in declaring their up jneeiatioa .ml udmiMtiou of the wok ?' ,ap > t* 1 ,0,<t Wnglu, the tugitive to iu«ij.v «it,,, he had been by'»ought to long bv the noUee and delec tire* of other and larger eitle«, other hand, there are t —. hose person« who, while they admit that the |H>liee have done effectual ««irk in tracing up the young desperado, criticize the which they finally muted him he had been cornered. That the police should have fired over a hundred «hots at a man whom they did nut «ee, and had no idea they could hit, seem« hardly lielievable in the opinion of many, but the facts in the case bear out lhe'»tnte ment. On the manner in out after The Delaware Hospital attendants »t noon today -tated that the condition of ISewell Nutt, the policeman who was «hot through the bodv by Wiggin« early in the battle, lias greatly improved, and that he ia doing very well. The «hooting of Nutt recall» the death iff Guard John McCullough at the work house several wan year» ago. McCullough brother in law of N-ott, the latter having married Elizabeth Met nllough shortly after the workhouse »hooting al fray McCullough wa« shot hy Stephen Hunter, a prisoner. I he bullet that struck Officer N-ott did not penetrate hi* lung, it ha* been found, but followed the curvature of the rib* about his body and emerged from the back. The body of Wlgglna was taken from the morgue yesterday afternoon by Mrs. George H C.olt, a sister of the (dead man, and she has Instructed Deputy Coroner Nichols to prepare It for burial. The funeral will be held Tuesday'tomorrow afternoon from his sister's at No. 217 South Harrison street. This morning Mr. Nlchol« bad (an interview with Chief of Police Black to ask permission to allow the boy's , SnCTHFR FOR BART'S LOTI. By The United Preas. NEW YOl Sept. 30.—Desperate because she could not take care of her baby. Mrs. Kate LInkoff. pinned a note to husband to marry again and 1er night-gown, urging her plunged seventy tenement It Brooklyn today. Her body smashed through the feet to death from the roof ot a s -story Every bone was broken. iron-cover of a coal hole. ; SUICIDE FNVELOPED Pf FLUMES. By The United Press. NEW YORK, Sept. 30.—Leaving two cents on a table with a note "For my newspaper," John Armbrustcr. sixty years old, shot himself dead on his bed in the Bronx today. The fla^h from the pistol he used set flro to Armbruster's bed and when fremen arrived his body was enveloped in flamek. Ai» RING CONSTANTINE OFF FOR FRONT. I y The United Press. LONDON, Sept. 30.—Greatly disturbed over the *ltuatlcm which has developed In the Balkans, King Constantine, of hurry directly to Greece, left Eastbourne today and will The signing of the treaty between the Turks and Athens. Bulgarians yesterday may result in further _ complications. J it !b feared, and Constantine exproesM the greatest concern. ]mother, who Is now being held at 'he police station In default of $1.000 of!'"***• Imposed by Judge Churchman lor a hearing next Saturday, to at tend the funeral and view her son'a f, 0 dy. The chief afterward staled that ha hoped the woman would be able to hls,°btBln hail In order that she might l , ' ,rmt " , 'd to leave the poller Blâ ,,on n,, Ogether. but should «be not h ° J?» P " ,b * b,5r make arrangements so that she CUM attend the funeral and have a luM, look at the son who loved her so '"ueh that he risked death rather than rpma ' n '«"« her Great crowds of curious persons are expect* od to attend the funeral and look at the body nt the house, Inqnest On Friday The Inquest m the esse will be held at Hie office of Coromyr gar.-.^'''» hü^hJn^drswJ ht Ih** * f l l ,/ ir ^\ ^ ^ 10 , M|IP s . nl , u ,,| K ,'j jî„ t " n> p " , ÄÄimIS Ä , R^erJl""^ ivvl"k h A ä" jury Will bo chosen „„ tho Ä ofthclnaue.t . . , ' ?.. , part , ' 10 J ' wllîfi! VïJlïH S3 played in the John T. Wiggins case from beginning to end, Chief B| a ,.k made the following stste ,UP1 iL K 1 sec0,ld l 1 aR 5; dy ä z ztaxi administered In Pennsylvania. Wlg Bjns should have been hanged for the înîd^he "phWadHnhî» mdl're "sn »'»riiv 1 IS" the Philadelphia police so today. Jhc reply was that the boy waa saved by a lawyer who misrepresented Wtg Such miscarriage of Justic e "* , ! , l atPd , by law,erii oan t hlip P cu b,e ,or U ' P bM ™ ln » «' «' ' k ' of ' hp c " 1 ® r8d 1 ma "' ««*rge While, • 88 ^ plted i*!*" B * llho 1 p - Thal bappuu P< ' a , Ppun8 * 1 . ,aa,a ««»ty. which 8b «"! d bavp dpal1 P ro V® r |>' wlüt ca ' bo Bisposition of Money, There has hewn a question raised I a* to the final disposition of the found upon Wiggins' person , time of his death money at tho ■ While the money found at the home of his mother was Med up in small canvas hags, has been identified ns belonging to tho Wilmington Traction Company, and therefore the money is theirs beyond question, yet the money found on the ■ lead body was loose, and as cash can hardly be Identified by the traction company officials. Chief Black this morning stated that while he had no doubt that all the money belonged to the Traction Company, as the bills wore of tho same denomination as the ones stolen at the carbarn robbery, yet he would not take It upon himself to make dis position of the money until he had consulted with an authority on the .. , . ...... n,BttPr or lpt thp court decid e 't Company Has Money, General Manager Wilson, of tho Traction Company, later stated that the money foun,) upon Wiggins, as iwell as that found at his home, had (been returned to the company, and that they would pay the reward of 2200 to whoever tho Police Commis slon decided was the person or i*»r sons entitled to It. Chief Black also stated that the matter of giving the reward ha^ been left In the hands of the Police Commissioners. When Interviewed upon the dispo sltlon of the reward, however, as well »» other matters pertaining to Mu capture of Wiggins, the Police Com mlssloners declined to make any (Continued on Page Thirteen).