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The Swallow and her tow were off Long
Point late Friday night, when the gale was at its height. The wind was square abeam and the steamer shipped great quantities of water from every wave that struck her. At 2 o'clock Saturday morn ing the water was three feet* deep in the engine room and her fires wer^ put out. Captain Quinlan decided to abandon the vessel. Signals of distress were given and the towllne cut. The crew lowered the yawl and put off. The Swallow lurched and her deckload of lumber came tumbling down about the yawl, but not enough of the timber struck the craft to swamp it, and the men reached the Manitou after a fierce battle with the waves. BUFFFALO, N. Y., Oct. 20.— The vessel that foundered in Saturday morning's gale off Long Point was the steamer Swallow, lumber-laden, bound from Emerson, Lake Superior, to Buffalo. The crew of ten men were taken off the steamer by -her consort, the wooden barge Manitou, with great difficulty. The Northern Pacific barge Walter Scranton picked up the Manitou Saturday evening and towed her into port to-night. Crew of Ten Hen Reaches Shore After Fierce Battle With the Waves. LUMBER LADEN STEAMER FOUNDERS IN A STORM All the powder marks are on the side of the head toward the door through which Mrp. Mayer entered and saw the suicide of her daughter's slayer, the bed separating her from the murderer. The father of the dead girl has been in Alaska, engaged in mining for some time, and is now on his way home. The family were looking forward with great expec tancy to a happy reunion. Of the mur derer but little is known. He is said to be a native of Smyrna, about 23 years of age. John Bahan, a relative of the fam ily,' said they were continually annoyed by his persistent following of Mabel and had done all they could to keep him away, but he persisted in visiting at the house. Although the bedclothing was disar ranged, there was no appearance of a struggle. Stano had evidently placed the pistol, a cheap v.capon of 32 caliber, to the head of the child and fired the three shots. Mabel was evidently sleeping when the deed was committed. The attempt of Mrs. Mayer to enter the room apparently caused Stano to shift his position and to walk around the foot of the bed, opposite to the side from which ho had fired the shots. " 'I've killed Mabel and I am going to kill myself.' he said. He put the pistol at once to his head and the fourth shot was fired. He dropped in a heap between Mabel's clothes closet and the bed, and I ran out to give the alarm." "It was three short, sharp sounds." she told Deputy Coroner McCormlck, "and I thought some boards had fallen. I went to Mabel's door, found it locked, and then I went around the side of the house to the kitchen so as to get into her room. "Stano was standing by the Bide of the bed. Mabel was lying as if asleep, but there were blood stains on the piilow on which her head rested, and blood flowing from her temple. Stano was standing at the opposite side of the bed with a pistol in his hand. In a rear room in hir mother's home at 50S^ Jessie street, 13-year-old Mabel Franklin Mayer was shot three times In the head, at an early hour this morn ing, dying ' instantly, and John Stano, the murderer, put a bullet through his brain, dropping doad by the side of the bed in which his victim lay. He shot himself just as Mrs. Mayer, mother of the murdered girl, entered the room, say ing as he turned the pistol on himself, "I have killed Mabel and I am going to kill myself." Stano, the murderer and suicide, has known the girl for about two years and has been insanely Jealous of her. He has been employed off and on as a waiter in restaurants on Sixth street, in the vi cinity of his victim's residence, and also as quartermaster on the transport Meade. The murdered girl attended the Clement Grammar School and was considered a bright pupil. For the last two years Stano has been paying her attention. He was a constant visitor at the house. He was admitted last night about the usual hour, but the young girl had re tired. He went directly to her room, which is in the rear part of the house and connected with the kitchen. The mother and some friejpds were in the front of the. house.' Mrs. "Mayer was awaltlnj; 1 the arrival of some members of the fam ily when 6he heard a peculiar sound in the rear room. Dr. Palmer at once dressed the wounds cf the Injured cook and made him as com fortable as possible. The physician found twelve incised wounds of the scalp, all exposing the bone, but he could not state whether the ckull had been fractured. The police were Immediately notified, but as yet have secured no clew as to the identity of the highbinder or the motive for the crime. They believe the deed to have been an aftermath of the recent Chinatown war. At this juncture Dr. Palmer and the members of his family rushed to the rear of the house. They had heard the cries for help. When the highbinder became aware of their presence he paused in his brutal work and prepared for escape. Turning: from his position over his bleed ing victim he started back for the stair way. The woman, who had already dis played such braveryt followed and suc ceeded in catching hold of his blouse. She was dragged into the street and there forced to release her hold and watch the Chinese dash away. As the two Chinese came out of the pan try the servant, Agnes, attracted by the chase, came Into the hallway. Darkness prevented her from getting a good view of the trag-edy that was being committed, but she knew that murder was being done from the agonizing cries of the cook and the thud of the hatchet blows. Without hesitation she ran upon the struggling pair. The highbinder continued his ruth less work, heedless of her presence. The woman seized his arm and tried to wrest the weapon from him. She was thrust back and the hatchet blows fell as before. With a cry of terror the cook sprang back and out of the room. The high binder was after him and with upraised hatchet followed him up the stairway leading to the first floor. Along a dark hallway the pair ran, the hatchet wiolder making several passes with his weapon as he rushed along. Where the hallway comes to an end Tsoy saw all means of escape cut off. As a last resort he cafhed into a pantry and attempted to close the door. The highbinder, with superior strength, prevented this and Tsoy sprang outside again. Then the would be murderer commenced his bloody •work, chopping the marked man's head until he brought him almost Insensible to the floor. The cook saw the figure of another Chi nese crouching in the corner. He realized what it meant m an instant. A price was en his head, and the man he had sur prised In the butler's room was there to claim it. The home of Dr. George H. Palmer at the corner of Jackson and Steiner streets vas the scene last niffht of one of the boldest highbinder crimes ever perpetrat ed In this city. A Chinese cook employed by the family was attacked in the house by a hatchetman and his head so horri bly chopped that death may result. The deed was committed in the presence of one of the women servants. Notwith standing her presence the hired murderer did not cease his dastardly assault until his victim fell, with twelve gaping wounds In his scalp, and the entire family had been aroused and had rushed to scene. The woman servant, whose name is Agnes, tried to disarm the highbinder, and, cling ing to his blouse, was dragged into the etreet. There she was obliged to relin quish her hold and the assassin, with the bloody hatchet still in his hand, ran down Steiner street and disappeared. The victim of the attack has been em ployed in the physician's home for nearly seven years. His name is Tsoy Sin. He 5s steady in his habits and seldom visits Chinatown, as is customary among Mon golian servants working in households. H s disposition to remain in his quarters at nlg-ht was probably known to the tong that designed the destruction of his life. On thif account the old-time "custom of watching an opportunity to commit mur der in the streets was abandoned for the bold plot put into execution last night. Tscy finished his work in the kitchen shortly after 7 o'clock -in the evening. He started down into the basement and, passing the butler's room, observed that a light was burning in It. Calling the butler's name be received no reply. Then he pushed the door open and stepped into the apartment. Standing by His Victim's Bedside, in a Jessie-Street Tenement, He Sends a Bullet Into His Brain. Hired Murderer Wields a Hatchet With Terrible Effect in the t Basement of the Physi cian's House. John Stano, a Wait*er, Shoots . . Youthful Mabel F. 4 Mayer. Woman Servant Struggles With Assassin and Tries. to Disarm Him. Terrible Crime of Man Who Is Crazed With i Jealousy. Chinese Badly Chopped in Dr. Palmer's Res idence. SLAYS A GIRL AND HIMSELF AT MIDNIGHT HIGHBINDER ENTERS HOME TO MURDER CONSTANTINOPLE, Oct. 20. — The United States Legation is still without \ definite news, from either Rev. Dr. H. C. Haskell or Rev. J. W. Baird of the Con gregational mission at Samakov, Bulga ria, who have been endeavoring to get into touch with the abductors of M1S3 El len M. Stone, the missionary, and Mine. Tsllka, her companion, with a view of ar ranging as to the ransom demanded by the brigands. Mr. Baird, who was at Djumabalo, has returned to Samakov, indicating his fail ure to communicate with the brigands from the Turkish side. All efforts will now be concentrated on the Bulgarian side. V;^-U- LEGATION STILL AWAITS NEWS FROM MISSIONARIES The purpose of the President's coming is to visit his sister, the wife of Com mander W. S. Cowles, U. S. N. He will be accompanied by Senators Hawley and Platt, Commander Cowles, Secretary Cor telyou and Theodore Blngham. Prepara tions for police protection have been made at the request of Washington official*, twenty constables having been detailed for special duty on that day. On Wednesday morning at 8:10 o'clock the President will leave for New Haven to attend the Yale bicentennial exercises. FARMINGTON, Conn., Oct. 20.—Ar rangements for the visit of President Roosevelt to this town next Tuesday in clude the dedication of a tree which is to be planted on the village green by the townspeople and named the McKlnley, Oak. There will be a reception in the aft-' ernoon to the young ladies of a boarding school and 100 other invited guests. President to Take Part in Service in Honor of McKinley. WILL DEDICATE OAK TREE. othy Dwlght, president of Yale College from 1795 to 1817. Then was sung the dox ology, and the benediction was pro nounced by Rev. Timothy Dwight, presi dent of the university from 1S66 to 1S95. Services in Many Churches. Meanwhile, special bicentennial services were held in other churches of the city and special sermons were preached by Rev. Newman Smyth, in the Center Church: Rev. Joseph Anderson of Water bury, in the United Church, and Rev. Walter Wesley Battershall of Albany, In Trinity Church. All of these churches are located on the historic green, adja cent to the college property. This afternoon, at 3 o'clock. Rev. George Park Fisher, president of ecclesiastical history and dean of the Yale Divinity School, delivered an address on "Yale university In Its Relations to Theology and Missions." He said in part: ••As to the theology within the precincts of the university in the last four or five decades, the period is too recent to be re viewed at length on the present occasion. It was a period, in all enlightened coun tries, of concentration of thought and in quiry upon the historical foundations of Christianity, including the life, the per son and the work of Christ. It has intro duced a new epoch in Biblical criticism, which compels a reconsideration of the crucial question of the seat of authority, with particular reference to the inspira tion and authority of the Bible. More over the state of "philosophy and new teachings and theories of natural science have called for a reconstruction of the foundations of theism. They have neces sitated a new fortifying of the citadel of all religious faith. Yale's Higher Criticism. •'It may be said with propriety that Ya.*-- has been neither indifferent nor si lent" on these cardinal questions of world wide Interest. It is proper to mention that in the field of apologetics the' effort here has been to deal with the new problems in a spirit of candor, with mingled fear lessness and discretion. As to the ques tions grouped under the head of the higher criticism, whatever may be judged of the wisdom or want of wisdom in the Yale teaching, this at least can be af firmed that there has been no evasion of them and little inclination on the part of Yale Instructors, ostrich-like, to hide their heads in the sand, and, on the whole, I venture to say the usual en deavor has been, as in all prervious pe riods of our academic history, to unite a genuine liberality with a wise and ten able conservatism." ' To-night the hotels and boarding houses are rapidly filling, and new arrivals are constant. The weather Is superb, and all day the streets of the city have been filled by sightseers. To-morrow will be de voted principally to ceremonies of official welcome. WASHINGTON, . Oct. 20. — President Roosevelt will spend a day in Farming ton, Conn., the summer home of his slater. Mrs. Cowles, before going to New Haven, where he is to have the degree of LI* T>. conferred upon him by Tale University. Accompanied by Secretary Cortelyou, the President will leave Washington to-mor row afternoon, arriving in Farmington on Tuesday morning. CHICAGO, Oct. 20.— Bishop Henry C. Potter of. New York arrived here early to-day on his way East from the Triennial Episcopal Convention at San Francisco*. He preached at Grace church at the morn ing ' service to an immense congregation. He left to-night for New Haven, Conn., to be present at the bicentennial celebra tion of Yale University. rt- The Manila constabulary discovered a large quantity of steel wagon springs, which were being shipped to various districts. Investigation showed that these were to be used in manufacturing bolos. • The troops in Samar expect hard fighting. Brigadier General Jacob H. Smith, who is in command, has visited most of the ports and instructed the commanders that the insurrection must be hammered out and General Luk ban, the insurgent leader, captured. Already the movement of troops has General Lacuna, who surrendered last May. has complained to General Chaffee that the terms upon which he and his force surrendered have not been respected by the Americans. He exhibits a document signed by himself and-General Frederick Funston in which he and his force are granted im munity in respect to all acts committed contrary to the laws of war. Since the document several of Lacuna's officers and men have been tried, con demned and sentenced to death for killing American prisoners. General Fun ston says that when it was signed he gave Lacuna orally to understand that the killing of American prisoners was excepted. Lacuna admits that some thing was" said on the subject, but says no thorough understanding was reached, and he considers the written agreement binding. FEARS GENERAL RENEWAL OF INSXTRRECTION. •WASHINGTON, Oct. 20.— More troops will be sent to the Island of Samar if the condition -does, not improve, and the forces in the Philippines will be greatly strengthened. It is "estimated that there are at this time only 30oo,troopsirr Samar, These consist of- what the 'natives in the recent en gagement have left of .the Ninth Infantry, the First Infantry, four com panies of the Seventh Infantry, one battalion of the Sixth Infantry and 150 nati/e "scouts. A detachment of the Sixth Infantry has just been sent. General Hughes, in the opinion of the War Department, has not appre ciated the serious character of the opposition in Samar or has failed to get the men he needed to cone with the-insurrection. General Hughes has gone to Cebu to recuperate and General Smith is acting in his stead. If is feared here that if quick steps are not taken to stamp out the Samar revolt it will spread rapidly to the other islands that have only recently been pacified after years of fighting. The policy of the department is under stood to be to rush troops to Samar from the other islands, and, if they can not well be spared from their present posts to fill their places with drafts from the United States. The impression is growing that this is a time for very vigorous measures if what has been gained in some islands is not to be lost. NATIVES ABE MANUFACTURING BOLOS. nANILA, Oct. 20.— Owinjr to the vigilance of Lieutenant Thomas M. Baines Jr. of the Ninth United States Infantry another slaughter of American troops by the insurgents has been averted Lieutenant Baines discovered a prisoner re-entering a cell at Carbiga. Island of Samar, where several were confined, through a hole that had been made in the wall. An investigation showed a plan to. fill the jail with bolomen and to call the guard, which would be necessary to get the door open, and then to attack the garrison. It also developed that the instigators were a priest and the presidents both of whom have been arrested, together with several other prominent persons. Other attempts have been discovered, but fortunately frustrated, at Pam bujan and other points in Samar. Several persons .have been arrested in connection with these. Reinforcements are beine. rushed to Samar. Three hundred and thirty marines, under Lieutenant Colonel Mancil C. GoodrelK have gone there aboard the cruiser New York and two battalions of the Twelfth Infantry will start immediateFy for the same destination. Officers from other provinces that were supposed to be pacified have re cently arrived in Manila and they say that the news of the American disas ters spread like wild fire among the natives, who scarcely attempt to conceal their delight. Vigilance of an \ Infantry Lieutenant Frus trates Plot for Another Massacre of Amer ican Troops on the Island of Samar TRIBES REGARDED AS PACIFIED ARE TAKING UP ARMS TRADITIONS OF NEW ENGLAND FOREFATHERS ARE OBSERVED IN YALE'S ANNIVERSARY SERVICES WAR SPIRIT REVIVES THROUGHOUT PHILIPPINES AND AMERICAN TROOPS FACE HARD FIGHTING ; On the -rostrum ' in Battel- Chapel i set President Arthur Twining Hadley. At^his right was Rev. 'Joseph Twitchell of Hart ford, the preacher of the bicentennial ser mon. To his left was Thomas. G. Bennett of-, the ' Yale Corporation, | Next • to Dr.* Twitchell .sat former'' President Timothy Dwight.! r On /one end'. was \u25a0 Henry ; How land of : New,,York, . on i the > other j Rev' Charles. Ray Palmer, both fellows of -the University \ Corporation// All /wore' the Scene 'in Battel Chapel. scheme of color was. broken only, by the graceful- 'olds < of ! the 'stars and stripes. The principal streets had 'become arch ways of blue, 'adorned at intervals with pictures of President Roosevelt, who on Wednesday, is to be Yale's guest. ' The city had decked itself in xYale's col ors and presented a splendid \ spectacle. Blue draperies were "intertwined with new-cut evergreens, and this general Yale College. The celebration was ushered in with religious ceremonies in Battel Chapel, performed in accord ance with. the devout and reverent tradi tions of the- good old New England days; when the little handful of clergymen gathered and with prayerful supplications asked divine blessing upon the institution which they had : conceived and brought forth. The j old hymns were sung, and powerful sermons were uttered. " NSW HAVEN, Qonn., Oct. 20. — Yale University began to-day the celebration of the two hundredth anniversary of the founding of gowns of their offices. Below, in the choir stalls, sat a picked choir of students. The body of the chapel was occupied, in the center aisle, by distinguished delegates and \ guests, • who wore academy gowns, with hoods of many coiors. The seats of the side aisles were filled with Yale graduates, while the three gal leries were reserved for ladles. The service began at 10:30 a. m. A chant by the choir was followed by the Lord's Prayer. President Hadley read a lesson from the Scriptures, and, after the Te Deum,. the congregation sang Psalm ixv." Rev. Joseph Hopkins Twitchell of Hart ford, senior feflow of the corporation, preached the sermon. The " closing hymn was "I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord." : written by Rev. Tim- Celebration of Old Eli's .Two Hundredth Birthday Qpens in Battel Chapel With Ceremonies Performed in Accordance. Wih the Simple Faiih of the Puritans Who Founded the University DISTINGUISHED HEAD OF YALE ' UNIVERSITY AND "THREE -COLLEGE BUILDINGS— TWO OLD AND ONE NEW— ON THE NEW HAVEN GROUNDS WHERE THE TWO' HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION IS NOW TAKING PLA'CE. ' : , \u25a0.' ":' \u25a0''- \ '\u25a0 ' ' .' . \u25a0' . - .' PRICE FIVE CENTS. SAN FRANCISCO, MONDAY, OCTOBER 21, 1901. VOLUME XC— NO. 143. Agitating Against Dueling. LEIPSIG. Oct. 20.— The Anti-Dueling Congress, which opened here yesterday, has appointed a committee, including Prince Carl Lowenstein, Count Stolberg- Erbach and Baron Oelsnitz, to take ac tive measures td foster the agitation againEt dueling. At to-day'« session a hope was expressed that Emperor Wil liam would assist the movement. The San Francisco Call.