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Brings Hope to the Fever
Expert Guiteras Believes the Disease
Under Control and Will Soon
Be Stamped Out
kuoela.fi Press Special Wire.
NEW ORLEANS, La., Sept. 27.—Warm
weather In the past two or three days has
had) the effect of Increasing, to some ex
tent, the number of new cases of the
prevailing type of yellow fever, b'tt It
has equally had the effect of sending
down the death rate. There were 23
cases on Saturday, 17 yesterday, and up
to t):3© o'clock today 21 cases. But there
were only two deaths on Saturday, none
on Sunday and two today.
Present experience, therefore, proves
that warm weather adds to the number
of cases, but reduceethe mortality, while
colder weather diminishes the number of
cases and, enlarges the death rate.
The physicians and. authorities to
night generally agree that the situation.
Is steadily improving. They believe the
chances are growing more remote every
'day of an epidemic, and that there is
little likelihood that the disease will as
sume, before cord weather, a much more
Virulent form than at present.
Prof. Uets, mho is at the head of the
work of sanitation, and who superin
tends the fumigating of all houses, said
to the Associated Press reporter tonight:
"Some little figuring that I have done
discloses that there have been, up to 6
o'clock tonight exactly 158 cases. Of
those 19 have died, and I am able to state
this evening that 38 have actually been
discharged as entirely recovered. There
for* there remain only 101 cases, and
while I would not like to undertake a
statement of the number of those on the
war to recovery the death rate among
them, with present conditions, will be
small. The death rate tonight is barely
above 12 per cent."
The deaths today were Fred Bachus
and J. S. Cherry.
Of the cases reported'this evening, six
were found in the home for homeless
men, a charitable Institution.
Three cases were also reported col
lectively today from Bayou Road', in
the Oennln family. These cases, how
ever, are considered mild.
Of the two deaths, the Cherry case was
reported several days ago, and the pa
tient had received very careful treat
ment, waa»hle case was considered a bad
one. BacJius was taken sick four days
ago. Bis people are poor, and' they did
not attach much Importance to his Ill
ness, only calling in a doctor a few hours
before hfcstdet '.h, when they saw the pa
tient rspldtty sinking.
Dr. John Gui teres, the marine hospital
expert, arrived here today. He does not
care to see any of the patients in New
Orleans who are suffering with yellow
fever. He believes that the board of
health here has taken the most effective
means known to science to stamp out the
disease; believes that the sickness Is in
good control, and expresses the belief
that It is of a mildi type. He does notbe
lieve that there ls a particle of reason fo.r
widespread) alarm.
MOBILE, Ala., Sept. 27.—The report for
Monday has greatly raised the spirits of
the people here. They accept it as indi
cating that the efforts to surround the
disease and stamp it out are meeting
with success.
Three new cases were reported at noon
for the previous 24 hours.
The only death reported was that of
Florence Barlow, aged 23 years.'She livttd
on Elmira street, near Lipscomb. She
was engaged to be married next month,
and during her sickness her fiance was
cot permitted to see her nor to attend
the funeral, the regulations being so
strict that none outside the physicians,
clergy and undertakers may approach
fever cases.
A summary of the situation follows:
Total cases to noon today. 54; total
deaths, 8; discharged, 26; remaining un
der treatfttent, 20.
The report sent out Saturday night
that there were four cases at Womaek
Hill and Bandon Springs Is denied on the
beat of authority.
EDWARDS, Sept. 27.—Seven new
cases of yellow fever developed since
last night. Mayor Redfleldi was taken
sick this morning. The situation is
grave and deaths are expected at any
time, unless the much-prayed-for frost
DENVER, Sept. 27.—The reports of
the spread of yellow fever in the South
and of the large number of refugees said
to be coming Into this State from New
Orleans and other southern ports have
caused no apprehension among officers
of the State Board of Health. The
dreaded: disease has never been known to
prevail at an altitude greater than 3000
feet, and never has a case been recorded
in the State of Colorado.
BILOXI, Miss,, Sept. 27.—The yellow
fever situation here today does not
seem to be Improved. There were quite
a number of new cases reported and one
death, that of David Chlnn, and the
epidemic seems to be spreading very
One of the cases reported today ls that
Of T. F. QUI, a prominent business man.
The board of health reports: Total
cases to date, 114; now under treatment,
66; new cases, 7; total deaths to date, 5.
EDWARDS, Miss., Sept. 27.—Twelve
new cases of yellow fever were reported
today. There have been, all told, 168
eases and six deaths here an d eight cases
In the county adjacent.
Montana Indian Lands
WASHINGTON, D. C, Sept. 27.—In
formatlon received at tbe office of the
commission— of the general land office
tease effect that tbe survey of the Btack
foot Indian reservation In Montana ls
completed. The reservation ls now
ready to be thrown open tosettlement as
soon as the reports can be prepared l and
approved, by the interior department.
Figel Admitted to Bail With Barnes'
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27.—Judge
Carroll Cook decided today to admit
Theodore Figel, charged with the mur
der of his employer, Isaac Hoffman,
to ball pending the trial of the case
against him. The amount fixed was
The question came up for decision
upon habeas corpus proceedings, but
after the court had decided that this
was not the proper course of procedure
in the promise, District Attorney Barnes
created considerable surprise by an
nouncing that as the official prosecutor
of the county he had no objection to the
admission of the defendant to bail, as
the evidence was conflicting and un
certain and left considerable doubt as
to the guilt of the defendant.
Attorney Ach, who has been engaged
as special counsel, appeared surprised
at this statement, and apologized to the
court for having taken up its time, say
ing that he should certainly not have
done so had he known of the views of
the district attorney.
Still Have Hopes of Holding Their
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27.—The fact
that the supreme court had cited Aud
itor Broderick to appear before it in
bane for the purpose of showing cause
why he should not be compelled to ac
cept the tax levy adopted by the ousted
board of supervisors, thereby recog
nizing the validity of that body, caused
an immense crowd of interested spec
tators to assemble in the court room of
department one today. The matter had
been set for 10 a. m., but at that hour,
owing to the absence of Justice Temple,
the hearing was deferred, by order of
Chief Justice Beatty, until 2 p. m. When
court convened there was considerable
discussion as to certain disputed ques
tions of fact in relation to the title of the
contending boards of supervisors, and
the chief justice finally decided that
testimony be taken, and referred the
whole matter to Commissioner Niles
Searls for that purpose. Court there
upon adjourned, and the commissioner
proceeded to take the testimony.
Needed to Supply the Needs of
WASHINGTON, Sept. 27.—A sum
mary of the condition of the Liverpool
market for bread stuffs is supplied the
state department by United States Con
sul Boyle at that place. The imports
into Liverpool from this country will
probably be on a large scale for some
time, the estimate being 50,000 to 70,000
quarters weekly for some months. The
demand for maize is large and the im
ports into Liverpool during the past year
surpassed all previous records. The
United States contributed more than two
thirds of the whole. The coming year's
demand upon the United States is esti
mated at 50,000 to 60,000 quarters weekly.
The Liverpool trade, the consul writes,
is often much disappointed by the unre
liable and uncertain character of the in
spection at certain American ports, and
especially the more southerly ports, and
also by heavy shortages, amounting at
times to as much as 5 to 7 per cent in con-
I signments of grain.
The Midnight Abductor Appears at
Paso Robles
PASO ROBLES, Cal., Sept. 27.—0n
Sunday morning an almost successful
attempt was made to abduct MissHor
tense Gibbons, aged 15 years, a high
school student, residing with Mr. and
Mrs. H. Hibbard. She retired as uual
Saturday night and woke about 2:15 a.
m. to find herself in the arms of a man
who had carried her about 150 yards
from <he house. She screamed and strug
gled with her captor. He nearly choked
hefe, but her cries were heard and help
arrived, not, however, before the man
had fled. He is supposed to have en
tered her room through her window
and chloroformed her. Officers are on
the track of the abductor. William
Hrdman, who came to Miss Gibbons'
rescue, was armed, and to that fact he
r.ttributes the man's rapid flight.
Wants a Divorce
SAN JOSE, Cal., Sept. 27.—A sensa
tional divorce suit wasbegun in thisclty
today. Thomas E. Snell, a wealthy
land holder and owner of the Smith
Creek hotel, is the defendant, and ls
charged by his wife, Catherine Snell,
with cruelty and infidelity. Mrs. Snell
claims she has been beaten by her Hus
band's fist, struck down with a chair
and in other ways has been treated in
humanly. She says Mr. Snell once
threatened to throw her over a grade
400 feet to a canyofl below. The Snell
estate is valued at $150,000 and the wife
demands a division of the property.
This is her second divorce suit. The first
one was brought ten years ago on a
charge of desertion, but there wasarec
onciliation and the case slumbered in
court until today, when it was dismissed
to make way for a more sensational pro
Maurice Blake Dead
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27.—Maurice
C. Blake, ex-mayor of thisclty, and for
many years Identified with the city's
history, died today at the age of 82
years, after having been in failing
health for some time past. Mr. Blake
was born In Maine and after studying
law in the office-of General Fessenden,
at Portland, Maine, practiced In that
city. In the early fifties he came to Cali
fornia and soon became prominent in
Republican politics. He served a term
In the state legislature, was elected to
the bench of the probate and municipal
criminal courts, and fifteen years ago
made a brilliant record as mayor. Since
his term expired he has been senior
partner of the law firm of Blake & Har
An Aged Lady Burned
WALLA WALLA, Waßh., Sept. 27.—
Mrs. Mary A. Pepper, aged 88 years, well
known throughout the entire Walla
Walla valley, w as probably fatally burn
ed, at her home on the Tumalum road this
morning. At last accounts she was not
expected to live. Mrs. Pepper attempted
to put a stick of wood in the stove, a live
coal fell on the floor, setting Are to her
dress. Before the flames couldi be ex
tinguished the entire body, from the
crown of her head to her feet, was nor
i rlbly burned,
Likely to Be Accomplished
The Only Hope for Central American
Peace Lies in a United States
Associated Press Special Wire.
NEW YORK, Sept. 27.—A dispatch to
the Herald from Washington says: The
Central American republics, according
to the Pan-American diplomats in Wash
ington, are undoubtedly on the verge of
a general upheaval. The success of the
revolutionists in Guatemala, the down
fall of Dictator Barrios and the eleva
tion of Prospero Morales to the Presi
dency, are believed to be Inevitable and
likely to bring about a, revolu
tion in several of the sister republics.
The imprisonment of the Costa Rlcati
Consul General, Don Eduardo Beren by
the Nicaraguan authorities is regarded
as a serious breach of International
courtesy that can hardly prevent a rup
The seeds of sedition are easily sown in
Honduras and the uneasiness in that
country seems likely to result in an open
revolt against President Bonllla. as an
indirect result of the success of the revo
lution in Guatemala. Salvador alone of
the Spani9h-American States at present
appears quiet and likely to remain so.
A successful revolution in either of the
States of Greater Central America would
mean the dissolution of the feeble diplo
matic bonds which now unite them and
from present indications another coali
tion of this nature might be difficult to
bring afoout.
A Spanish-American diplomat who is
thoroughly familiar with the Central
American situation says: "There seem'
to be every probability that the revolu
tionists in Guatemala will be masters of
the government in a short time and that
Barrios will be forced to leave the coun
try, If he ls not assassinated. One of the
strongest and most efficient supporters
of the Guatemalan revolutionist General
Domingo Vasquez, is now besieging
Chinguinula, where President Barrios re
sides. Vasquez, about for years ago, was
President of Honduras and was driven,
from that country largely through the
power of Zelaya. He would like to re
tain the Presidency of Honduras and
should Morales become President of
Guatemala through his aid. plots will be
immediately formed for the downfall of
President Bonllla. Vasquez, as Presi
dent of Honduras, would be dangerous
to the peace of Nicaragua. His hatred
of Zelaya would easily find a pretext for
arousing afresh the latter's opponents,
who, with aid from Honduras and Guate
mala, would probably be able to defeat
Zelaya and elevate his rival, Alejandro
Chamorro, to the Presidency. These re
sults, I 'believe are almost sure to follow
a revolutionary victory in Guatemala."
Dr. Horatio Guzman, formerly Minister
to the Unitect States from Nicaragua
"Under present conditions it ls impos
sible to prevent recurring revolutions in
Central America. I have long heartiy
advocated the establishment of a pro
tectorate of the United States over Nic
aragua and the other States, If not ac
tual annexation, and In this view I am
supported by a majority of the educated
and moneyed class of the Central Ameri
can States. I see no other means of in
suring the benefits of peaceful republican
government to Spanish America."
NEW YORK, Sept. 27.—A dispatch to
the Herald from La Libertad says: The
latest news received in this city from
Guatemala is that several engagements
have taken place between the govern
ment and rebel forces near Quezelten
ango and that each fight has resulted in
the defeat of the government troops. The
fighting in each Instance has been caused
d.lrectly by the government's efforts to
re-take Quezeltenango from the rebels.
General De Leon, who was sent by Pres
ident Barrios into thet fighting district
with a large force of men, has gone over
to the revolutionists, taking all his men.
His first act after joining the rebellion
was to capture the city of Retalhulen,
which he now holds.
The government has Just sent 600 men
by the steamship City of Guatemala to
Champerico, which port ls now in rebel
The true story of the capture by the In
surgents of the seaport ot Ocas has Just
become known. It seems that when the
rebels approached Ocas the government
authorities there made no attempt to de
fend the town but took refuge on the
steamship Barracouta and were brought
to Salvador.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27.—The lat
est news from Guatemala received In
this city states that a price of $100,000 has
been placed on the head of Prospero
Morales, the revolutionary leader, and
his aide, Manuel Fuentes. It is asserted
that an order to this effect has been pro
mulgated by President Barrios.
England Will Join in the Sealing
LONDON, Sept. 27.—The announce
ment ls made this afternoon that Lord
Salisbury has not withdrawn from the
Bering Sea conference, but simply ob
jected to the presence of Japanand Rus
sia. Great Britain is willing to take part
in the conference and is endeavoring to
secure the acquiescence of Canada. The
whole trouble seems to be due to the
failure of the Marquis of Salisbury to
respond to the note of Ambassador Hay.
No exception being taken to the notice
that Ruslsa and Japanese experts would
be present, Mr. Hay supposed the mat
ter settled. It ls a curious fact that
Col. Hay's dispatch of July 24th is omit
ted from the Bering Sea blue book just
McKinley's Outing
ADAMS, Mass., Sept. 27.—The plane, of
President McKinley and the memJbers of
his party were slightly changedltoday on
account of unpropltlous weather and
the slight Indisposition of Mrs. McKin
ley. The trip to WUUamstown, which
had been planned, was deferred until to
morrow. President McKinley and At-
torney-General McKenna Joined Mr.
Plunkett in an hour's drive about the
town. During the ride a slight mishap
occurred. As they w ere, passing along
Summer street a strap broke and the
collar on one of the horses fell off. The
animal tripped' and fell, andi the other
horse became frightened, but the coolness
of the diriver prevented a serious acci
dent. The president jumped out of the
carriage and. the others followed. The
horse was led back to the stable and an
other sent out. The party then continued
their ride.
Nebraska Politictans Will Appeal to
the Courts
LINCOLN, Neb., Sept. 27.—Some in
teresting litigation is growing out of
the peculiar state of politics in Ne
braska. The Gold Democrats have
filed a protest with the Secretary ot
State against the Silver Republicans
being designated in the ticket under
that name. They state that new elec
tion laws of the State prevent any new
party taking the name or any part of a
name of a political organization already
in existence.
In reply tomorrow the Silver Republi
cans will begin by admitting the cor
rectness of the Gold Republicans' in
terpretation of the law, but will main
tain that the Republicans are the usur
pers and should be enjoined from usim?
the title "Republican party," and in sup
port of their position they will quote
from a number of State platforms of
the party in which a common use of both
gold and silver is declared to be the car
dinal principle of the Republican party
and in which the free coinage of silver
is supported.
It is thought probable that the mat
ter will reach national proportions be
fore It ls settled.
The Brewers' Combine
NEW YORK, Sept. 27.—The Tribune
says: The malsters' trust is now said
to be permanently organized. All the
details are declared to be completed, and
it is said that a full outline of the organ -
ization will be made at a public meeting
to be held on Wednesday. Seymour
Scott, President of the great malting
company of Lyons, New York, is said, to
be the chief promoter of the organiza
tion, and E. R. Chapman of the firm o;
Moore & Schley has looked after the
financial end of the matter.
The name said to be selected Is th;
American Malting Company, and the'
capital stock ls said to be $15,000,000 pre
ferred, on which a 7 per cent dividend
will be guaranteed, and $15,000,000 worth
of common stock
Jordan's Views
OAKLAND, Sept. 27.—Prof. David
Starr Jordan, In an address at the First
Unitarian Church, declared that it
would be better to have no courts than
corrupt courts; if it is right to execute
a sane man for murder, it is right to
hang an. insane one. He held that it is
as proper to prevent a pauper, insane
person or criminal from reproducing his
kind as it is to punish him. A Utopia,
with all work equally divided, he de
clared to be an abomination. It would
be cheaper for San Francisco, he said,
to board its evil population In the Palace
Hotel than to have Tar Flat as it is
Children should be giver, homes on
farms Instead of being lodged In orphan
Cavalry Shooting
DENVER, Colo., Sept. 27.—A special
to the Republican from Fort Wingate,
N. M., says:
The cavalry rifle competition consist
ed of ten shots by each at rectangular
targets from 200, 300, 500 and 600 yards.
The possible score is 200. The five lead
ing contestants were:
Valentine Buckeyes, sergeant Troop G,
Seventh cavalry 169
Sergeant Samuel Pette, Troop B, Ninth
cavalry 169
Private John Carlson, Troop D, Fifth
cavalry 168
Sergeant Charles Abel, Troop I, First
cavalry ...168
Sergeant C. A. Morris, Troop K. Fifth
cavalry 167
Free Law Knocked Out
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27.—The su
preme court today decided that the fee
law of 1893 was in the nature of special
legislation and therefore unconstitu
tional. The decision was rendered In the
case of J. J. Raver vs. Williams, a test
case brought in the superior court to
compel the defendant as clerk of a Just
ice's court to accept certain fees, which
resulted In favor of the plaintiff. The
supreme court remanded the case with
instructions to enterju dgment for the
Texans' Troubles
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Sept. 27.—News
had Justbeen received of a desperate fight
with knives between five men at Tulip,
Texas, Saturday night Which resulted In
the death of Robert Kelly and the fatal
wounding of his brother Walter. The
Kellys were unarmed when hey were
attacked by John Davis and his two
sons. The tragedy was the result of a
Mormon Missions
CHICAGO, Sept. 27.—The semi-an
nual conference of the Northern State?
Mission of the Church of Latter Day-
Saints, has ended. Most of the time of
the last day of the session was occupied
by addresses and discussions as to the
best method to spread The doctrine of
Mormonlem In this Jurisdiction covered
by the elders comprising the gathering.
Shanklin Succeeds
FRESNO, Cal., Sept. 27.—A special
election was held in Fresno today to
decide a tie vote for the office of city
clerk between J. W. Shanklln, Repub
lican, and Theodore Madson, Demo
cratic and Populist nominee. Shank
lln, inciumbent, was re-elected by a ma
jority of eighty-three votes.
Escaped Arrest
BALTIMORE, Sept. 27.—Michael Slm
monde, abrakeman, shot hlssweetheart,
Jennie Long, last night and committed
suicide this morning as the police ar
rived at the house where he was hiding
to arrest him. Though shot four times
the girl may recover.
Greater Oakland
OAKLAND, Cal., Sept. 27.—Thomas
Cluff, with the consent of the state, has
brought suit against the city of Oakland
to test the legality of the proceedings by
which the northern district was recently
An English Boat Race
LONDON, Sept. 27.—George Town of
Australia beat Barry in a boat race on
the Championship course, from Putney to
Mortlake, by three-quarters ot a length,
for a purse of $1000.
Baltimore Rooters Go Into
The Game Practically Gives the
League Championship to the
Players From the Hub
Associated Press Special Wire.
BALTIMORE, Sept. 27.—Outside of a
little contingent of faithful Boston
"rooters'," who are making merry at the
Eutaw house, there is no Joy in Balti
more tonight. Boston has taken the
pennant, and there seems to be little
possibility that the "Champions" can
save it. Hotter the"Wizard," Nops the
"Southpaw" and "Brother Joe" Corbett.
all went down like ripe grain in a hur
ricane before the terrific onslaught of
Boston's batters, until what seemed at
first to be a victory for the home team
was finally turned into a rout, the like
of which has been seldom witnessed on
a ball Meld. More than 25,000 people saw
it done, and that they witnessed the
downfall of their favorites with perfect
good humor, gathering about the vic
tors and cheering them heartily at the
finish, gives the lie direct to two stories
that have been current regarding the
Baltimore baseball public, viz., that it
does not patronize the game and that
"rowdyism" is the rule upon its grounds.
There have been few, If any, crowds as
large In the history of the game.
The story of what happened today
may be briefly told. First came the
awful struggle at the gates for tickets;
then the straining, pushing and fighting
for admission; then, the scramble for a
place from which the diamond was vis
ible, until every seat had an occupant,
every inch of standing room was pre
empted and men and boys clung, spider
like to fences, telegraph poles
or any other joint of vantage. The Bos
ton "rooters," with their brass band,
formed no small part of the great throng
that they sunk into comparative insig
nificance, but the band played on and
the rooters rooted and shouted' Just the
same. Finally the teams came on for
practice and then In due time play be
gan; and the multitude settled itself
down to watch the battle. First Boston,
made a run, then Baltimore made two,
then each made three and the score was
tied when Bo9ton added another to its
string. Thus far all was well. Balti
more, it ls true, had lost the lead, but
not hopelessly. Then the visitors
forged to the front with three more tal
lies. This was bad, indeed, but hope
still lived In Baltimore.
And so It ran until the dreadful sev
enth Inning. Corbett had been crippled
by a hot liner early in the play; Nops
had been batted out of the box a little
later and Hotter had been hit for four
runs; but still the crowd hoped on. No
one looked for a deluge, as Hotter had.
apparently steadied himself and no runs
had beer made off him in two consecu
tive innings. All at once It came. Sin
gle followed double, double followed sin
gle; player after player crossed the
plate, and the crowd grew tired and
wondered if it would ever end. The of
ficial scorers almost lost their count.
Hotter became discouraged and wanted
to go off and sit down, but Captain Rob
inson kept him in the box. Finally the
fusilade of hits was ended; Hotter came
down from the air, everybody took a
long breath and the scorer figured out
that Boston had made nine runs, all of
which were earned. That settled It,
and although the Champions made a
final rally In their half and batted out
three runs, following it up with two
more In. the eighth, their efforts were
not more consequent than are those of
men who strive to whistle up the wind.
During the volley of base hits in the
seventh the crowd was a study. As the
first two or three hits were made the
vast throng looked serious; then, as
hits began to pour out like water from a
trough, a smile and then a hearty laugh
broke forth, and none could have en
joyed the discomfiture of the Champions
more than did their admirers In the vast
audience. Of the many hearty and spon
taneous hursts of applause, none were
more ringing than that which greeted
Hamilton when, in the fourth inning,
after being trampled upon and severely
stunned by Jennings at second, he made
a grand run for home on Lowe's single,
collided with the Baltimore's fleshy
backstop and falling heavily plucklly
crawled toward the base, almost faint
ing as lie touched it. Again, at the end
of the game, 10,000 people gathered about
the visitors, shook them by the hand,
shouted cheerful pleasantries at them,
told them what good fellows and fine
players they were and finally sent them
away with a shout of approbation, a
fitting climax for the greatest baseball
spectacle Baltimore has ever seen. The
ab. r. lb. po. a. c.
McOraw, 3b 6 0 0 3 1 1
Keeler, rf 4 4 4 1 1 0
Jennings, ss 4 3 8 0 9 1
Keliey, if 4 1 2 0 0 0
Stenzel, cf 2 0 0 0 0 1
Doyle, lb 6 0 1 13 I 0
Heitz, 2b 5 0 0 5 8 0
Robinson, c 5 12 5 11
Corbett, p 0 0 0 0 1 0
Nops, p 0 0 0 0 2 0
Hotter, p 3 110 11
Amole, p 2 0 0 0 3 0
Totals 39 10 13 27 2! 6
ab. r. lb. po. a. c.
Hamilton, cf. • 6 S 4 2 0 0
Tenny, lb 2 1 0 10 O 0
Lowe, 2b 4 12 12 0
Stahl, rf 5 1 2 2 0 0
Duffy, If 5 4 2 2 0 0
Collins, 3b 8 3 4 2 2 1
Long, ss 8 2 4 3 3 2
Bergen, c 0 2 1 5 0 i
Nichols, p 4 2 8 0 6 0
Totals 44 19 22 27 IS 4
Runs by Innings-
Baltimore 29000032 o—lo
Boston 1 8 1 S 0 0 9 1 I—l 9
Earned runs—Baltimore 5, Boston 9.
Two-base hits—Jennings 2, Robinson,
Hotter, Collins 8, Long 2, Duffy, Keeler 2,
Keliey 2, Doyle.
Sacrifice hits—Lowe, Jennings, Tenny.
Stolen bases—Doyle, Hamilton 2, Keliey.
Double plays—McOraw and Doyle, Long
and Tenner.
First base on balls—Off Nops 1, oft Nich
ols 3, off Hotter 2.
Left on bases—Baltimore 8, Boston 6.
Hit by pitched ball—by CorßettJl, >by
Nichols 1, by Nops 1. by Amole 1.
Struck out—By Hotter 2, by Nichols 2.
Passed balls—Bergen 1, Robinson 1.
Time of game—2:2s.
Umpires—Hurst and Emslie.
PITTSBURG, Pa., Sept. 27.—1t was
Chicago's game up to the seventh In
ning, after which the Pirates found the
ball and batted in the winning runs.
Attendance, 1300. Score: Pittsburg, 5;
base hits, 13; errors, 1. Chicago, 4; base
hits, 7; errors, 3.
NEW YORK—Bases on balls by
Meekin. and errors behind him were re
sponsible for the Senators' runs. Mer
cer pitched a good game. Attendance,
1000. Score: New York, 3; base hits, 7;
errors, 1. Washington, 6; hits, 6; er
rors, 2.
ST. LOUIS—For the first time in two
years the Browns took a game from
Cincinnati. The game was a pitchers'
battle between Breltenstein and Dona
hue. A fumble by Corcoran and an
other by Ritchey cost the Reds the
game. Attendance, 600; Score: Cincin
nati, 4; base hits, 8; errors, 2. St. Louis,
6; base hits, 7; errors, 0.
Breeders' Meeting Begins at Oakland.
Running Results
OAKLAND, Cal., Sept. 27.—This was
the opening day of the trotting horse
breeders' fall meeting at the Berkeley
track. Favorites carried off the honors
of the day in the three races. The first
race was the Palo Alto 6takes for 2-year
olds. Lynhood won in two straight heats.
Dr. Fasse second and Valentine third.
The time for the miles was 2:36 and 2:33.
The second race was the 2:27 class trot
for a purse of $600. Ira took the second,
fourth antf fifth heats and first money;
Claudius second. Others distanced.
Time, 2:17%, 2:18%, 2:16%, 2:16%, 2:24%.
The 2:30 class pacing race for a purse
of $600 was won by Floracita; Alto Ge
noa second, Dave Ryan third. Time,
2:16?;, 2:14, 2:14%, 2:15%.
CHICAGO, Sept. 27.—Results at Har
Seven furlongs—The Tory won. Lady
Cordell second, Sir Robert third; time.
One mile—Swordsman won, Martin
K. second, Loudon, third; time, 1:42%.
Six furlongs—Lone Princess won, Lit
tle Land second, Foreseen third; time,
One mile—Berclaire won, Lew Hopper
second, Lady Dixon third; time, 1:41%.
Six furlongs—Flora Louise won, J. H.
C. second, The Swain third; time, 1:14%.
Five and a half furlongs—The Profes
sor won, Carwlleback second, Ben Frost
third; time, 1:08%.
NEW YORK. Sept. 27.—Results:
Five and a half furlongs—Trlllete won,
J. A. Grey second, Domltor third; time,
Mile and one-sixteenth—Buckwa won,
Tom Cromwell second, Ben Ronald
third; time, 1:50.
Five and a half furlongs—Kltefoot
won, Kenmore Queec.see.ond, Claret Cup
third; time, 1:10.
One mile, selling—Bromo won, Ber
nardino second, Lieedsvllle third; time,
Five furlongs, selling—Demagogue
won, Rey Salazar second, Scotch Plaid
third; time, 1:03%.
One mile and. a sixteenth—Tlllo won.
Sir Walter second, Tlmour third; time,
DETROIT, Mich., Sept, 27.—Results at
Six furldngs, selling—Senator Quay
won, Judith C. second, K. C. third; time,
Seven furlongs, selling—Kansas won,
Scraps second, Guinan third; time,
Six and a half furlongs, selling—Trade
Last won. Prima second, Van Kirk
man third; time, 1:23.
Six furlongs, selling—Kisme won,
Mary Prather second Shuttlecock third;
time, 1:15.
Six and a half furlongs—Scarborough
won, News Gatherer second, Leonle
third; time, 1:22%.
Mile and one-eighth—Otto H. won,
Elskey second, Wolsey third; time,
HMfc. _______
Good Work Done at the Fair at
TRENTON, N. X, Sept. 27.—Over 10,
--000 persons -witnessed the bicycle races
at the opening: ot the Interstate tairin
this city today. Nearly all the crack
riders of the country were present and
took part In the professional events,
which were the one-mile open and two
mile handicap. Fred Sims of Philadel
phia was on the track to take part In
both professional events, but was served
with a notice that he had been suspend
ed until next August for unfair riding.
Jimmy Michael, paced by a sextette and
a quad, did five miles In 9:32 1-5.
One mile open, professional—E. C. Bald
won, Loughead second, Kiser third,
Cooper fourth. Time, 2:27%.
Two mile, handicap, professional—
Nat Butler (30 yards) won, Dr. A. T.
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Brown (30 yards) second, Tom Cooper
(scratch) third. Time, 4:35.
TACOMA, Wash., Sept. 27.—The first
suspension of cyclist under the regime
of, the C. A. C. C. took place today, when
E. E. Gard, a member of the racing
board of the association, suspended for
ninety days a string of riders who com
peted in Saturday's unsanctioned races.
The members, all amateurs, are C. Law
rence, J. P. Fink, Fred Dunbar, Edi
Fogg, Chit Strayer, Ralph Votaw,
Merrill, Poole, Robert Lawrence,
Fuller and R. G. Breeze.
CHATHAM, Ont., Sept. 27.—A. E.
Johnson of Chatham and Charles Rob
erts of Toronto yesterday broke the
American and Canadian 200-mile road
record. They started from this city at
7:05 a. m. to Leamington and arrived
back here at 12:55, making the first 100
miles in 5:50. The started again at 12:55
and completed the second 100 miles in
7:30, the time for the double century
being 13 hours and 25 minutes.
LONDON, Sept. 27.—At the Crystal
palace today J. W. Stocks, the bicyclist,
beat the world's record for all distances
from six to thirty-three miles. He ac
complished the thirty-three miles in 61
minutes 3 4-5 seconds. He covered 52
kilometers and SSO meters in one hour,
beating the New York record of Jimmy
Philadelphia Amateurs Defeat the
English Visitors
three days' cricket match begun Friday
between a picked team of Philadelphia
amateurs and Capt. Warner's English
amateur team ended this afternon in a
victory for the Philadelphias with four
wickets to spare. The Bcore: English,
first Inning, 242; second inning, 194; to
tal, 435. Philadelphia, first lrwilng, 252;
second inning, 184 (with the loss of six
wickets); total, 436.
A Mission Celebration
SAN MIGUEL, Cal., Sept. 27.—Tonight
the streets are thronged with people and
the business houses and many of the
private residences are prettily decorated
with bunting and have streamers flying.
Everything is in readines for the open
ing tomorrow of the celebration of the
one hundredth anniversary of the found
ing of the Mission of San Miguel. No
recent event has called forth such a con
course of enthusiastic people as this mis
sion and the affair promises to be all
the success that its promoters antici
pated. The first excursion train, arlvedl
tonight having on board about sixty ex
A Stevenson Monument
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27.—The
bronze monument that is to be erected
in Portsmouth square to the memory of
Robet Louis Stevenson, the novelist, was
successfully cast this afternoon. The
statue will represent a Spanish galleon
under full sail, it being considered as the
most representative emblem of Steven
son's work. The vessel will be named
the Bonaventure. It will rest on a gran
ite pedestal eight feet high and the top
of the masts of the Bonaventure will be
four feet above that. The monument is
expected to be ready for dedication on
October 16th.
His Accounts Short
WASHINGTON, Sept. 27.—The war
department has ordered an investiga
tion of the accounts of Lieutenant Mat
thew Saville, Tenth infantry, who is re
ported to be short in his accounts as
post comptroller at Fort Sill to the ex
tent of $1400. The action grows out of
the reported finding of a forged bank
slip among his vouchers. The lieuten
ant claims that the apparent shortage
is due to the dishonesty of a civilian
clerk, who is to be tried in the civil court
on a charge of defalcation.

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