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COINCIDES WITH
PROFESSOR JORDAN
Rev. Father Wyman's
Views on Emotional
Religion.
Is Either Spiritual Intoxication
Or Evidence of Unsound
Mind
Says That True R ligion Consists oi
Obeying the Will of G;d as Far
as Possible.
Rev. Father Wyruan of St. Mary's
Church, a man generous in his views on
t he idiosyncrasies of human nature, and
who has been a student of the Bible for
many years, coincides with Professor
Jordan, president of Stanford University,
in bia view that "a revival of religion in
which men lose their reason is a form of
drunkenness no more worthy of respect
than the kind which lies in the uutter."
"Altnoagh Professor Jordan couched
his views in lerms stronger than the occa
sion really called for. " said Father Wv
man las>t c Yen Ing, "1 believe that in the
main he is correct in his convictions.
Emotional religion, which u>ually ac
companies revivals, rests on a false
•'The confession of Saul, who was miracu
lously stricken blind and again restored
to sight when he accepted the religion of
Oirist, is given by Methodists a too uni
versal application. On this miracle they
have their argument that all who would
become good Christians must undergo a
change of heart, a spiritual revolution;
must be Hooded with religious salvation,
without which they never can be truly
converted.
■Tins I believe to be a false view.
Many of the best Christians never ex
perienced any religious emotions. The
essence of relicion consists of keepinc the
I'oranundmeni' and in striving 10 do the
will of God. A man who aims to avoid
sin and to obey the will of God as far as
possible has, tn my opinion, the best evi
dence of v tru« Christian spirit.
"Mv own exronence as a missionary in
the Catholic church has taught me that in
mir church those people who are the most
emotional ami readily and easily weep
over tneir sins are frequently not ttieones
who prove afterward the sincerity of their
repentance by their work*.
"I have met persons who seemed in
capable of receiving religious impressions,
yet who from a rational consideration o f
the f.'re*l eternal truths of gospel and a
:irm determination to avoid evil have be
come thoroughly devout Christians.
"Now regarding Professor Jordan's re
mark that religious enthusiasm is a form
of spiritual drunkenness, there are people
who under the Influence of Methodism
manifest actions that would indicate that
they were the victim * of a deranged intel
lect.
"These are the people I believe Proles
sor Jordan condemns. Ido not thins he
would condemn r^hsious sentiment — 1 do
not mean religious emotion — that is fully
controlled by sound reason."
THE NATIVE SONS' NIGHT
How They Will Observe the
Anniversary of the Opening
of Their Home.
Vocal and Instrumental Music and a
Ball in an Artistically D corated
Hall Next Thursday Night.
The Native Sons and Daughters who
are members of the local parlors, many
native sons and daughters who are not
members of the parlors, and others who
ere not native sons and daughters, are
looking forward to next Thursday, when
on the evening of that day they may have
the opportunity to enjoy a fine concert
and dance, to be given under the {aus
pices of the directors of the Hall Associa
tion in Native Sons' Hall, in celebration
of the anniversary of the brilliant event
given on the occasion of the opening of
the new building.
The committee of arrangements having
charge of the matter has for yome time
past Deen actively engaged in making
preparations, and these have all been
completed, and each individual member
feels that what he has done in the prepara
tions will tend to make this the greatest
of all social events niven by the Native
S?ons of the Golden West.
The main hall in which the concert and
dance will be given will be decorated as it
never has been decorated before. There
will be a harmony of colors that will bring
out in beautiful contrast "Old Glory," the
NEW 10-DAT.
" MEN ~~ ■■ ~~~
HAVE
FORSAKEN
The belief that only in the high-priced sort could
genuine merit be found.
JACKSON SQUARE
CIGAR. E£ CIGAR.
Are strictly Cuban hand made. They're the standard
of excellence and intended as the popular cigar at the
popular price.
RINALDO BROS. & CO.,
PACIFIC COAST AGENTS,
300-302 BATTERY STREET, S. F.
! Hear Flag and the many banners that will
I be used ; then there will be a magnificent
I stage setting that will have in its makeup
'. many living shrubs ana plants, to say
I notning of the mural adornments that
! have been suggested.
The talent secured is of the best obtain
j able in ihe worid of amateur performers,
I and the rehearsals bad during the wees
warrant tbe assertion that there will be
musle, soft and sweet, that will charm the
most fastidious. Arthur Sucden will give
vocal selections; F. K. Tobin will perform
'■ a trombone solo; Mrs. Madden is on tbe
I programme for vocal selections; Professor
1 Cipollini and James Nounan will render
j favorite air; on the mandolin and'guitar;
j Robert Lloyd is on the list for a vocal
' solo; Miss Lulu Mephan will also render a
j «olo; the Knickerbocker quartet is to give
! selections; the Hawaiian sextet i» to ren-
I der some of the i.-land music, and Miss
Nelye Giusti, whose voice has dehgnied
J many critical audiences, will sing a- aria
; from an opera. Then those who wi n will
go on with the dance. The following are
the committees:
Arrangements— L. F. Byington, H. J. Seltz,
J. K. Kropp, H. C. Pasquale and J. B.BtovalL
Reception— Mayor Jmnes I>. Phelan, Adolph
KtMirhart, John 11. Grady, R. H. Morse. W. H.
Mllier, F. 11. Young, D. V. Martin, .'. K. llow
ell, E. P. E. Troy, Daniel Sutter, Henry E.
Cokey, Robert Wrlxon, J. 11. Nelson and H.
Euler.
rommlttee-G. H. S. Dryden (floor di
rector). 1.. Nonneman and H. G. \V. Dinkcl
s|>;t-l (assistant*), Henry I.uusteiit, Charles A.
Boldeman, Henry Stern, T. C. Conway, J. P.
Donuovan, \V. E. Koley, M. J. Sbeehan, J. B.
Keenan, Robert W. Martland, U. H. Buck. F.
W. Marston, L. M. fiauuon and Fred G. Nor
man.
The association was organized in April,
1893, to build a home for the parlors of the
Native Sons of the Golden West in this
City, nv.il the result of their work is the
beautiful building on Mason street, a
iuoiAiment to the perpetuity of the order.
From the very inception of the fraternity,
born in the spirit ol patriotism on the 4th
day of July, 1875, its most earnest sup
porters cherished the hope that some day
its members might be gathered beneath
their own roof-iree and that pride of own
ership might stimulate their zeal in the
work of me order, and its good influ
ences expand thence until they had be-
OOmfl a blessing to the people of our State.
At various times delegates from the differ
ent parlors met and organized, with the
objectof interestingcapital in the erection
of a hall suited to the needs of the order,
but their efforts were not crowned with
the merited success.
Undaunted by the failure of the pioneers
in this work, the present Hall Association
was organized, and, under the guidance
of a zealous and untirine board of direc
tors, the parlors of the Native Sons and
their members were quickly interested,
the necessary funds raised and the splen
did ball erected upon Mason street. Feb
ruary 22, 1886, aside from its patriotic
associations as the anniversary of Wash
ington's natal day, is fraucht with un
usual pride to the members of the Hali
Association, in that it witnessed the lay
ing of the cornerstone of their magniti
cent building. On February it, l*i*>, the
labors ot the mechanics and artisans were
finally hnished, and, with imposing and
beautiful ceremonies, the hall was dedi
cated to the patriotic and charitable ob
jects of the order.
The history of the association since
then has been one of marked success.
Within tho beautiful iodgerooms of me
building aie brought together seventeen
parlors of the Native Sons, h've of the
parlors of the Native daughters and many
of the other leading fraternal societies of
the City.
MRS. PERRY'S DEATH.
The Remains Taken to New York— Her
Mother in Thl« City
The remains of Mrs. John H. Ferry,
wife of Acior Perry of Al Reeves' Burlesque
Company, who aied in the East on the
J^'.h ult., were taken to New York and
buried on the Ist inst. at Brooklyn. Th«
arrangpments wer« most elaborate >and
the entire company accompanied the re
mains.
Mr. Perry's correct name is John ti.
Brown, he only using the former as a
stage namf. His wife's maiden naice was
Johanna Nelson, She was the daughter
of Eliza aud the late Tiiomtts Nelson of
San Francisco, where her mother still re
side.". Two sisters, Nellie Bosan of New
Orleans and Lucy of this City, also a
brother of this City, survive. Mr. Perry's
union was blessed with three children —
two sons. Thomas and George, who reside
with their grandmother in t:is State.
Their only daughter, Lillian, appears with
"Capitoia Forresi" for the season. Mrs.
Perry was a member of the Mission
Dolores Church of this City.
The manager and members of the com
pany held a meeting and passed a resolu
tion of thanks, which was presented to
Manager Gilder of the Auditorium, for
bia kindness in declaring the engagement
off owing to the sad occurrence.
HIS LIFE A MISERY.
A. V Levy Turns on the Gm and Knds
His KlUtenre.
A. N. Levy, a grocery man, 53 years of
age, committed suicide last evening by
inhaling illuminating gas in his hom6,
2'6~ Webster street.
Owing to financial reverses the suicide
had been despondent for several weeks.
He owned a grocery-store near his resi
dence, but was forced to close it down.
He leaves a widow.
On the Way Home,
Dr. and Mrs. E. S. Breyfogle hare juit
arrived in New York. The doctor has
been in Europe since one year ago last
September, during which lime he has
availed himself of the best surgical and
medical experience to be obtained in ti.e
hospitals and clinics of Beriin. Vienna,
Paris, London and elsewhere in Europe.
The doctor will shortly resume his very
important practice in this City, which in
formation his large following of friends
and patrons will be glad to know.
THE SAN FRANCISCO CALL, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 1897.
NEW MONUMENT
TO DEAD HEROES
To Be Raised at the Presi
dio and Be Dedicated
May 30.
Provided by the Regular Army
and Navy Union of the
United States.
An Imposing and Handsome Structure
Which Will Ornament the
National Cemetery.
A soldiers' and sailors' monument will
be dedicated at the Presidio next
Memorial day, May 30. The Pacific Coast
Monument to Be Dedicated at the Presidio to the Memory of
Soldiers, Sailors and Marines of the United States by
the Regular Army and Navy Union of the United
States Next Memorial Day.
garrisons of the Regular Army and Navy
Union of the United States of America
have zealously labored for some time to
raise the necessary money to provide a
fitting tribute to the memory of dead
heroes who have fallen in the service of
their country. Enough progress has been
made to warrant the authoritative asser
tion that the statue to surmount the
pedestal will arrive in this City in April.
The total cost of the monument will be
about $2000. It will be of white bronze.
The total height will be 17 feet 2 inches;
the statue, which is a figure of a soldier
defending the flag, being 8 feet 4 inches in
height. The following inscription will
appear upon the front die: "Dedicated to
the Regular Army and Navy Union of the
United States of America by the Pacific
Coast Garrisons, Mey 30, 1«»7."
On the front also on the cap will be dis
played the coat of arras of the United
States and on the base will be a piece of
lipht artillery. On the right cap will be
a flaming shell, on the die the American
flag and jack, drums and cannon-balls
and on the base a stack of arms.
The initiative in providing this monu
ment was taken by California Garrison
No. 11, under the able leadership of Com
mander A. K. Holzheid, J. P. Fitzgerald
and Frank G. Wisker, respectively.
The subscription!; amount to $1328,
being up to yesterday as follows: H. J.
Crocker $1000, California Garrison Na
101 $228. Philadelphia Garrison No. 139
$50 (this being the subscription of the
oluf-jacknts on the cruiser Philadclubia).
Mayor Phelan $SO.
The committee in charge of raising the
money, which U headed by Past Com
mander Fitzgerald, la now actively at
wort. The monument will be maue by
the Monumental Bronze Company of
Bridcepori, Conn. The description of the
monument is furnished by the Pacific
Coast representative of the makers, James
Linfortb. The monument will stand In a
conspicuous position in the National
Cemetery at the Presidio.
REARED BY AN OPIUM FIEND.
I'nntaminatlng Surroundings of a Young:
• Girl on Jersey I»l»nd, >'«<»r Antioch.
A letter was received several days apo
by Secretary Kane of the Society for the
Prevention o! Vice, from William Gribble,
Justice of the Peace of Anliocb, in rela
tion to a young girl named Josephine
Uughei, who was described as being with
out prop-r guardianship and badly in
ne< d of the care necessary to rear her to
bfome a good woman.
Her father was said to be dead, and her
mother living with a Greek fisherman.
The girl herself was in the custody of a
woman named Annie Cohen, also de
scribed as being a woman of loose morals
and addicted to the opium habit.
It was further stated that the Cohen
woman and the young girl lived together
on Jersey Island, directly across the river
from Antioch, where evilcorupanionship
abounded and where the girl was frequent
ly given intoxicating liquor to drink.
Secretary Kane at once tried to secure a
home here" for the girl, and succeeded, but
at the last moment the lady who was to
take herchan-jod her mind. So he notifiea
the Sacramento Society tor the Prevention
of Cruelty to Children of the matter
through Agent tiealey, who happened to
be in this City. Sue will be taken in
charge by that organization and, if pos
sible, a statable home found for her.
OFFICERS WERE ELECTED.
Action of the I>irccturs of the German
Old People's Home Ainoclatlon.
The board of directors of the Old
People's Association held a meeting yes
terday afternoon and elected the folio wine
officers:
I'resident, Joseph Brandenstein; vice
presidents, Oito Mueser and Mrs. Wil
liam Westhoff; recording secretary, C. M.
VolKmann; financial secretary, F. H&be
nicht; treasurer, F. L. Rose.
A resolution was passed expressing the
deep regret of the board at the loss of Mrs.
A. Micnalitschke, one of the directors,
who died Friday night at her residence,
2103 California street.
At the _ annual roeetinc a week ago Mr§.
Claus Bprack«la was elected an Honorary
member of the association on account or
her many valuable donations to the borne.
Acknowlkix-.kd superior, the Waltx safes, in
all sizes. KM* and 111 Market st., S. K.
NEW TO-DAY. ■
nrmnre oTroTroTrTSToTroTTßTTnnnnr TroTnrjryrTrjrßTryyroTTfTroiri^
THE 3
1 GHR,-AJ>T3D 1
jo Of the most popular Retiring Sale ever held in g
jo this city will engage the knowing ones to-mor- 3
row. °\
f° o< '
C THO^F 500 Remnants, which would be 2
C I TTi T- styled sacrifices if sold UZfS^ 3
i LITTLE f or $2, $3 and $4, at - OUU jjj
jE PRICES Brocaded Satin Skirts, latest cut [
Jo _ r* 4. and designs — they're elegant, jo
£- nOr ;(J rCSt. and called cheap elsewhere at JS
| . Big Values **\ m . . th ! . hu "-! $1 0 |
to °
g. Brocaded Velvets, Beaded Grenadine, Pattern Suits, 5
]o Cloaking,, Flannels for Wrappers, and CLOAKS and o
}S -WRAPS, at those .little prices that have made this sale t
S famous. ';>
ARMAND CAILLEAU, 1
| Corner Geary Street and Grant Avenue. |
C^^L^SUUUIJULiUULgJUULg.tLg B 8 fl 9 8 RJLgJLg-9JLg.fi g g 9 g p fi 9JULPASULSLSLSLS s3
BLOOD BUBBLED
WITH LAVA HEAT
Police Judges Campbell and
Low Nearly Came
to Blows.
Then Ben Napthaly and Clar
ence Gray Had an Angry
Controversy.
The Second Event Followed as tin
Result cf the First and It Wa*
Equally Ardent.
A scene occurred in the Larkln-str«nl
corridor of the City Halt yctteffay iimi
caused a ripple of excitement MMMf ' bOM
who witnessed it, as it was expooicd thai
any moment two of the dispei^orn Ol j>>->
tice in the Police Courts would tOBM to
blows.
Judge Campbell and Judge low tmva
not been oa friendly terms for a lung tlmo
and the bad feeling between llicui luis
been intensified within tho pttst two Of
three days by Judge Low nfttstog to
recognize a bond accepted by Judge Camp*
bell in the case of Thomas Kackie (»lini
Costigan) and Frank Smith, charged with
grand larceny, and by an article that ap
peared in the Cnroniclo yesterday morn
ing in connection with John Drachbar
(alias Frank Bonner), which redacted
upon Judge Campbell.
When the two Judges met in the cor
ridor after their courts had adjourned
yesterday, Judge Campbell chargeu Judgu
Low with instigating the article in the
Cnronicle, and Judge Low retorted by
telling him to mind his own business and
not to interfere with cases in his court.
The controversy became warm, and At
torney Ben Napthaly added fuel to the
flames by making a personal remark about
Judge Low. Finally the two angry jurists
parted and no blood was shed.
An aftermath of the quarrel happened in
Judge Joacuimsen's court. Attorney Clar
ence Gray rose to a question of privilege
and told Judge Joacbimsen that Napthaly
bad grossly insuited Judge Low and as
Napthaiy was not an officer of the court
he should not be permitted to plead in
the court.
Jubt then a case in which Napthaiy was
attorney for the defendant was called.
Napthaiy came into court and the Judge
told him he could not practice in the
court.
Napthaiy was indignant. He denied
that be was not an otticer and said that
h.s attorneys, Judges Maguire and Car
roll Cook, had advised mm that his dis
barment by the Superior Coart was illegal
and would be set aside by the Supreme
Court.
Clarence Gray said he could prove his
assertion and would submit an affidavit
showing by the records that he was right.
Napthaiy turned his wrath upon Gray
and there was a scene of the wildest ex
citement. "Murderer" and "liar" were the
words mat were bandied between the two
angry attorneys and finally the Judge or
dered Sergeant Duncan to place the two
attorneys under arrest. Then there was
quietness and me Judge ordered Nartha y
to leave the court, telling Sergeant Dunf
can to arrest him if he appeared asa:n. .
Napthaly left the court mmterinc to
himseii, but when he got to the door he
turned round and hurled a parting *hot at
Gray. Then Gray, with uplifted can*,
made a rush for the door, followed by the
sergeant, but Napthaly n«ul disappeared'
Latk arrival— Royal purple serge suits,
liiitid th.roughout.onl/ JJ.., at City ol Tan*.*
A PRIVATE'S GALLANTRY.
Scirgennt l>el»nejr Uruvrly Kcscutul
I- r ii m .•» Svrtoii* Mtiißtlon.
Last Tuesday Serseant 0, J. lVi.iiwv,
Battery D. Third Artillery, Angoi Isl
and, met with a very serious accident
vvnile oat tishlnc. In some manner ho
slipped and fell over the v'lifT into the
water below, a distance of over iitty feeL
In falling he struck against the rock..-,
with terrible force, breaKlng his leg in
two places, just above and below lht»
knoe, Injurtns the left knee cap and badly
tractariot the skull.
Notwithstanding his injuries, he mau>
aged to roach a rock and hola hitnxelf up
until Trivate William J. Koller, Battery
I>. Thira Artillery, w. o witnessed the
accident, swam out and wiih great tffuria
succeeded in keeping the sergeant above
water until the boat crew could be sum
moned, when they landed him safely aud
took him to the hospital.
It is generally considered that Koller is
deserviug of recognition from the Govern
ment. < T. <**
—•—• —
jv.wKi.nv *tore. 5 aud 7 Third street, romovpj to
303 Kearny street.
•—*—»
Concert of Sacred Music.
A concert of sacred music will be given (it
the Young Men's Christian Association Audi
torium, Mason and Ellis streets, to-day at a
o'clock, by the Knickerbocker Quartet, as
sisted by other leading talent. The pro-
Kramnie will consist of sacrea music ouly. In
quartets, solos and duets, and promises to be
most enjoyable. Service free to the public,
both ladies and gentlemen.
NEW TO-PAT— DRT , QOggV^^^^^^.^^.
PRINTED
DRESS
FABRICS!
We take pleasure in announcing: the
■rrlVAl Of 85 cases NEW WASH DRESS
(H)OI)S. The assortment includes:
French Printed Organdies, French
Printed Challies, Irish Printed Dimities,
I : rench Printed Sateens, French Printed
Jaconets, Printed Tailor-made Suitings,
Japanese Crepes, Printed Etamines,
Printed Mulls, Printed Percales, Scotch
and English Cheviots and Madras
Cloths.
We have also opened this week 150
dozen LADIES' SHIRT WAISTS, in all
the NEW STYLES for spring and
summer wear. These waists are in
Lawns, Percales, Mulls, Organdies,
Grass Linen and Etamines.
We invite our City Patrons to inspect the above
goods at their earliest opportunity.
TELEPHONE GRANT 124.
18 92* K.^»^TtL
111. 113, 115. 117, 119, 121 POST STREET.
- '
MCW TtVX»AT. x ew TO-DAY.
PRICES ALWAYS THE UffIYST. jgliiite^ |fll|K7Frl
in; ALWAYS liUi FW£SV. «|W£a LUdlOLLlij
He rkilltise C«nMri«»i *a Ow J^S^ft 133 ° MarketSL,
>' w : st^'«/V Opposite Seventh.
STYLES quality; Ws&%m piiTnilTrp
PRICES VARIETIES X<il^^\ Li] HA Ld
Largeat atook of Low anrt j ox
Mtxilvtiu Prioect Qoocta on
th* PMtn« comi OKI 68, niniEKl,
Stoves, VurDitur^ Sill C»m NTMT lOlCllffl, RUBBER GOODS.
IUfM. Cinilt, (Vuiiters. TOILET IRTIOES,
Blankets, Ihml.liiu. IVsks. niRWUBAJI LIQUORS.
Comforts, liattiugs. Burs. HIGH-GRADE CIGIRS.

WE HAVE 2ACRES OF FLOOR SPACE. ; DO YOU SMOKE?
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Banctiez it H.ira. 12V«c size cut to 100
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«017-uuv-ii»:i. him M1. .10n Street. ' «««?: W-^f^" cntiogforSia
MtUM.H-ftvuWJ Mli.na Street. Kla ** bC^^ cut to o for ,^
rhW, JmttS!" SU '''.>.n Evening,. RETAIL AT WHOLESALE PRICES.
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