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viatcliors inoit of Uiom ImllM fcurrylns
for homo ami Into eloorvvnvs oirs laiul
caki nt n lively ralo The w ml
Mow n huTTlctuic and tho HbMiiIiib
ftivhoil almost continuously lveryhnlv
but tlio wheelmen dive up tho Trvrailo Ihov
I II n nit t Tnubn mil Wnltt U Until till
etorni wan ov cr at about 1130 oclock ninl then
fifty of them Mm ted out with tholr lanterns
They went ilowti Klovcntli trrot to Pennsyl
vania avonue uji tlio avenue to tho trotnury
tiullilliiR tlioti to tlio Arlliwtoii and bnck
bruIu ilnwn tlio avoiiuo to tlio lcaco inouu
ment tin ii lacls to tlio club hout
There wcro still tuatiy pooplo on tlio stroot
to mjny tho mivol night Tlio riders wore
foIllittlliCI In Bltiglo flic BomctlMos by twos
ami Cculonally In crowds
lnu iiiM imnt was wot nud tho cloctrio
i lit rellicted hack from it made
tlio surface germ llko a sitiootli
ca ver which tlio rulibor tlrcd bicycles
iiuiul nlli ntly The urlplit whcols i glistened
in tho light but tho cllcctof tlio utilnirnlshcd
uuis wus best for they could scarcely bo
neon and tho rider with Ills two attendant
lights nMioured to bo loovlng like a bird with
iiolsclos wings tlirotiRh tho ulr
Tho riders wiro Ircqucutly cheered on
their route and it was vury unfortuuato that
tin ruin camo just at that tlnio to provout
tho thousands who enmo early from seeing
tlio Mrutmo ni d interesting liorfonuauce
I ollovvlufi Is tho list of tho lsltlns wheel
iniii their location in tho city and names of
their clubs
Alpha Wheel club of Untlilehotn la St
Maro hotel James 11 Krauio William H
Wlntorsteon William II WcU Harry Woht
Chris C Krauie 0 V hmitli II A Krauso
I URcno Krauso Edward lreiicli I L
Weisi 1 1 Lelbert and Tmcpli Schiicidor
lJniiilleld N t Illcyrlo club St Marc
hotel i liatold Scrroll Puvlil SI Hunyon
Kobintion lVund and 1 II uolov
biiriiiitflolil Ma lllcyelo club St Marc
f
hotel CW Mitchells 1 0 Moody
Dyatlo W Iurkon II W Metlroirory II
D White WN Wluans D 11 Miller v
II Ionian M 1 lilllcttc II J Winami M
1 llreck II 11 nuclsnr M Honiice
Marsh C A 1UU fcunford Lnwlon 1 1
Hawko 1 II Klpley A Itolli ton 1 1
White O W Temple L A TilTt II I
TriuV William Tuttle Cioodrlch 1 It
Hwan 11 DuuiUctm Ml Iliivien 1 W
Wistorvelt J II Miller 1 A Miller T
bhuin J llariuon Mr llraillcy Mr Good
uihii M 1 Uollitt and M M hioiUon
Montrose ln Uioyelo club Metropolitan
hotel Geo llrnun WCruiorLH Incoln
W K Williams 1 I Jatt 11 1 Pope J
MelhuUb 1 1 Mcllmlsli U M HaWlivlii
Myron Konauer 11 It W Hoarle and U K
Tabbell
lliueliarapton N Y Illcytlo club National
hotel A W Clark C M IJloomcr X II
Stuue 11 A Matthew M C Craver and A
31 Uurxcc
Smlthvlllo N J Illcyclo club St James
hotel Thomas 11 1 mley C has 1 lraler
Goo Webber A M Hall -has II Chickor
iDg A II Kind 11 II Uyor A S King l
i Hums and Tlios Claypool
Elizabeth NJ Illcyclo club St James
hotol O C Ilrown and Win II Hastings
Mlddletown N Y Illcyclo club St James
hotel M Aail and John I Stivers
bullolk Va Illcyclo club St James hotol
W II Hodman and J J Woinboll
Cornell Illcyclo club
N Y St James hotel 11 Kotcham and
M W Consor
Newark N J Illcyclo ilub St James
hotelj N II Parsons aud Howard Abmlth
Now Haven Conn Illcyclo club St Jamec
hotel 1 II Uonton W II Wcllmau Johu
II Wbitlup J D S llrowu J C Thompson
T S Uust William II IrMiy J 11
nrd A 1 Martin and ii J Canary chain
pion fancy ridorof tho world
Wllilarasport la Illcyclo club St James
hotel W J Andrew Ii II HrigK Walt
liowiuau J Ij Iuber James Harrington
Johu T ldor Wm II Talutcr and Johu
Schneider
Canton la Wheel club St James hotel
11 11 llullotk and tloorgo II Nowman
Mariotta Wheel club St James hotol W
II Fonwick 1 G Hippie C Spiuggler and
U II Ludemutt
St Louis Mo lllcyelo elub St James
hotol L Luoders V A Clllloid and H W
Qruouweod
llostou Mass Illcyclo club St Jamil
hotel W K Noono W B Lvors and Josoph
liulclier
Now York City Illcyclo club Itlggs
houio Capt Howard Coukllnp Llcuts J
1 lioy uud J Oswald Jimenis and 11 J
bchrlvur 11 Tu Davidion 11 LHridloy SA
Harrlmau J Itocialue and 11 W KltchliiR
Moro members osptctcd to day iu time for
tho parade
Gormautown CyclinK club of rhlladclphlu
Itlgus Iioubo GcorRo V Cravon 1 S
Harris II M Linnord John 1 Currau II H
S ood W W ltaudall 11 Taylor T
Howaid Wrlcht II 0 fitowart Georgo S
Iredell John A Iicck 11 C Clarksou and
Jo Pouuoll
Worcoiter Mass Illcyclo clnb Ulggs
house W 1 Delano aud II F Grant
Gcnosco Illcyclo elub lyon N Y Ulggs
houso C It Ilariington Moro oxpeeted
Orange N J Illcyclo club Ulggs houso
J W Fuilth and L II Jolnuon
Urooklyn N Y Illcyclo club Kbbltt
house II It Klllot eaplaln G W Wado
first lieutenant and Georgo Bancroft W
Gray Char lea Karle and W I Ticknor
New York Cyclo club Wlllards Dr 11
N Johnson aud D G DoWitt
Jersey City N JJ llicyelo club Willards
F It Bonnell Willurd 1 Smith aud A 1
Bounett
Cyclo club Brooklyn N Y Wlllards
J A Hibon It F llibion 11 It Austin H
J Hull ir und L W 1 Stevens
lVtkukill NY Bicycle elub WillardH
Kdward Y Hill a Allan Mead und D C
llasbrouck
bcruntou la Blcyelo elub Wlllards
Trunk 11 Wattt moro oxiiiCtil
IMiikfort la tjelo club Wlllards
Johu Muart
roughkecpDlo N Y Blcyelo club Harris
houo Thuedoru W KoborU others ex
pected
Troy N Y blcyelo club Harris houso
C r Druko J K Drake P H llarncr 1 11
Derrick 1 II liulmby George b Coutie
James It Torraueo Charlci 11 Wilson WIN
Jard D Wilson T B May and W M
Jdmaus
Albany NY blcyelo club Harris houso
J K Knituot Jr J L ltiusou Illwood W
Vine Howard Martin Johu C Xevillo and
J J Van Schoonhoon
Maryland club Arlington Samuol llask
Joseph D Cbcsuey Charles FMuudor Yates
luuuiinan J N Clink J Lord Jr t II
Baldornton II K Btosvn N A M JCeyuer
M 0 A 11 Konly A II TJiompsou II W
Hooper 1 D Si J II Schimo J C Caullola
11 It Joins Aloxaudcr Maowatloy Georgo 1
UpdogralT
Estoyclub New York Arlington II W
Crauo A W Booth
Citlcna Hioyclo clnb Arlington S 1oid
G M Hubs K L Clipp lrauk J Pool N
M Ueokwltb Arthur W lorry lilchard
Nelsou aud 11 G Browuo
leijuoudock Wheel club Bridgeport Conn
Arlington II H Humucd A N Stanton
0 W Spooner 0 11 banford I S Morris
Jr W T Healy II II 1111a 11 M Falrchlld
C Latham O II Johnson aud LBCurtis
Philadelphia Blcyelo club Arlington -O
11 Jauney W It Itobcrts V C Stokes I 11
Warder 11 inior i i i ox i iioueris
W J Morrison Arthur Bruce It J McWhlto
side Ilurold It Lewis Ii L Miller II II
llnrt J P Tucker 11 A Blaeklston O N
Osboruo I Lldrcd Gilbirt U I S
Cincinnati Blcyelo club Arlington II B
Ltvlugston aud J K Wakolleld
Ixion clnb New York Arlington Jnmos
A Lagan lW Harris und Ldward C Clark
Chester Blcyelo elub Arlington 11 11
WHion J A Campbell
Chicago Blcjclo club Arlington II II
Ayors 0 C Phllbrlck
Pennsylvania Blcyelo club Arlington
II T Iouso
Stamford Wheol club Arlington W J
Mlcliols W Ii Baldwin W A Hurlbutt
Long Island Wheelman club Arlington
A W Uuy A T Powell
Kojstonu Illcyclo club Arlington O A
Ljon P N French J Wllass P Juhnitou
J Voodwol J Graff M Clarke
Bullalo club Arlington Goorgo Dakin
James OMourvo aud T H Dnillard
Massachusetts club Arllugton Charles P
bhlllubur
Hartford elub ArliURton Stophod Terry
icorfoHDay W H Chnpllu T R Hteolo
and Onirics A Koltogg
Bus ton elub Arlington L W Iajio ond
t L ltt
I
Columbus Ohio club Arlington W T
Lldrldgo
Ponlisyhanla club Arlington J h Al
vonl Frank M Lewis
WhlrlliiR Wlioolmeii of Maryland AriliiR
ton W B Boo
Wcstpirt V ni clnb Arlington John
l Cider J A 1 iiMton
lllooniiiiKtoti i i i Arlington Goorgo II
Cox and T J l
1 ho patrolmen of tho lHth precinct wore
thrown into n stato of puilcky otcitomont
Sunday night Tho distress call was
sounded son oral times from sovoral direc
tions and tho copi tried to run sovoral
ways at onco to discover tho causo of tho
instorious signals of alarm from tho somber
olcid police whittles Suddenly tlioro was
a broidsldo of whistles Borgeants calls
partners calls and distress calls
nil mingling together aud right
on Pennsylvania nvenuo Tho m
trolmen mndo a rush for tho locality
aud lu a few niomouts learned tho Innocent
rausoof tho trouble Tho Hprlngflold Illcy
clo club win out exorcising ami each man
earrled a whistlo similar to thoso used by our
policemen to bo Mown as danger signals In
stead of bells They explained that they did
not know- tho police used such whistles and
that it wasagalusttholawtoblowtliemontho
atreots Tho Sprlnullolil boys promised not
to use them again whito they aro hero
Dich of tho visiting wheelmen was pro
scnlnl lint oveulug with u largo pocket map
of tho city of Wushltigtnn Tlio coucrotod
itnols wero shown on it liy dark marks nud
thuio not concreted by white onos At nlglil
mnuy of the silent rldors matmod outatriu
about tho city through tho agency of tholr
maps
Tho polo match which was advertisod to
take placo last oveiilni was postponed becauso
of the weather uud will bopUod this nftur
noon at o after tho pirado aud before the
rnics at tho btar Blcyelo park Fourteenth
Etreet and Now York avenue
Tho club hotioof tho Caillal City Illcyclo
club on G stroet between Ninth and Tenth
was brilliantly Illuminated last night with
numerous Lhtiicso lanterns and wus crowded
Willi tho visitors About tweuty flvo mem
bers of tho club each carrying u Chiucsa
lantern marched to tho principal hotels and
Invited the visiting wheelmen to fall in lino
and proceed to tho club house where thoy
wcro hoipltnhly entertained tho party break
ing up nt n lato hour
Prlneo tho professional racor has arrived
from Sau 1ranclsco whore ho successfully
contested with many of tho blooded horsos
Ho is anious to arrange a raco with Morgan
nnd Woodsldo
Numbers of tho wlieolmcu visited Abnors
Harveys and other places or refreshment
and entertainment
Tho two Kioat features to day will bo tho
pirado this morning aud tho races at Athletic
park this aftornoon
Tlio parade will form at 030 a in sharp
Captains of clubs nro requested to report to
Commander N M Beekwltb or Adjutant
Geo It Bidwcll at tho Arlington hotel ns
soon niter thoirarrlval in tho city as possible
or at tho latest I n m on tho morning of
tho 20th for assignment
Tho lino will form with ho id of column In
vicinity of Arlington hotel
lho column will bo divided Into two
divisions
First division will bo composed of clubs
whoso entire membership aro leaguo men
Second division will bo Iomposed of clubs
whose entire aud partmembershlp are leaguo
men together with unattached
No club with lc3 than flvo inon will bo
allowed to parado as a club but will bo con
Kolidated with bomo other club Small clubs
bondiug only a few men are requostod to coll
ier with Bomo otbor club ndjaeont to tbolr
locality and uuito before reporting for as
signment for position thereby tavlug dotall
and consequent delay
Men will form lu lino in position assigned
them with rear wheel to eurb or so noar us
to eoufoim to n proncr ullgumout
Men standing at left of blcyelo or trlcyclo
nnd flvo feet apart facing to tho front
captains on tho right of club
Distances us per diagram
Bond of Column
Mounted Pullce
luco MaUcrs
100 feet
Cominnuder
fctall
W feet
Commander lu Division
l cort
W leet
First Division Leaguo Clubs
100 iret
Commander M Division
icort
100 leet
IcoguoCiubs and 2a Division League Members
Tho routo of tho pirado wns published in
Tin liiruiiMoAN Monday morning
GeorgoM Ilcudoo of tho Springfield Slass
Blev clo club will not ba ublo to rido in tho
championship races to day with his fancy
machiuo on account of tho hoavy condition
of tlio track Ho will havo to borrow n road
ster His machine only weighs
pouuus imu is too ngiit ior muimy roads
Mr OvermaUjOf tho Victor Itotcr company
brought to lho city a cry light improved
wheel for a tricycle which Mr Hondeo was
to havo riddeu but owing to thu heavy track
heavy wheels must bo put ou uud tho trlcyclo
will not bo socn at Its best
Mr Scribner has kept his machinists at his
school on L iitrcot and oQered every facility
to tho visitors lor making rcpaits or changes
In tholr machines
HJi WAS A PASUV HIDKIt
AilvcntiirrH of tho Local Muuill liny AVIiu
Trlul i Imllntc Poreliru IVitrts
A small bjy ou a rickety wooden blcyelo
was hustllnc down tho uvcnuo near Seventh
street nbout 3 oclock yesterday aftoiuoon ac
companied by a grand chorus of sunc ale
and creak Iu lrout of him wero two vis
itiuK bicyclist executing fancy movements
ou tholr machines The boy watched them n
few minutuuaud thou le anlnfs hl i bodv forward
uptutcd into tho center of tho street and
with a look of confidence on his fuio tried to
do soiuo fancy riding To his inteuso nstou
ifihmcut at the first hreilc liu collided with u
milk vrugon recoiled suddenly and stood on
1H3 iieau vvntlo ins ulcycie becamo cutaugled
iu asteplndder that was standing upon tho
sidewalk Tho ladder lull with a crash
on tho back of a nodding bono
attachod to 1 1 Mays hurd
vviirn vngon Tho blcyelo ran underneath
tho horto aud becamo mixed up badly with
his logs Tho horse awakened by tho crash
nud fcollng tho blcyelo rattling around
among his limbs sprang wildly into tho nir
alighting ou his hind legs Tho next instant
ho Jumped forwaid and collided with Micas
grocery loam jno uaruwaro wagon gru
eery wagon etepladdcr and tho boy woro all
hhulUcd up togothor blx or eight inon
ran out nud worked hard ior fully live min
utes boforo thoy succeeded in bringing order
out of chaos Mr Mayii horse wai h idly hurt
about tho legs nnd body As tho boy limped
uvvay carrying his blcyelo lu sections ho re
marked sadly Catch mo doing fancy move
ments ngin it 11 bo ou couiofleld whero Micro
ulut no btepladders or grocery waglus
- -
Tho iNcvv Orlciiua Exposition
Commissioner Ulbbs of Minnesota wired
from bt Paul yesterday to Director uouoral
ilurko that a stato oxpojltlon board had boon
organised headed by tho govornor and that
tho stato was booming th o World opposition
niinunr ruivices aro pouring into mo director
gonoralij olilco dally from nil parts of tho
country
i n
Tlunitro Coiulfiir
Tho Comlimo this vvook prosonts ouo of tho
best vaudeville programmes seou this season
Harry 1 Dixoy und May Loyton nro very
amusing and Miss Mabel Sterlings songs aro
pretty aud nlcoly sung Muttbows aud
ilnrris tho McCauloy brothers und tho stock
company contrlhuto to tlio gouoral amuse
lucut Thoro Is a mntineo to day
1lIilhONAl
J K Krauso and thtor of llethlchem Pa aro
lu tlio elty
lion el V Ncal mayor of Peabcdy Kan la at
tho llarrli home
Mln Melllo Carroll daughter af Gen 0 C Car
roll It lying daugerouily ill nt her home
AUOU Dussott muiiDiilns editor of tho Jltcvcte
Wurlil of Huston Is klopplnu nt tho bt Juiues
hotol
Mr and Mrs A J 1 Wcdomover Now York
II V UeuUoii ofttio Jmnuofo Ugalloni Alhert
llovve IS isioii Sir nnd Mrs August Eckel Kuw
Yum aro nt tho Ihunlllon
Mi Ironso A llalley a former well known
iniiialnwyerof this city but now chief deputy
luituJ btates marsliallof the western dlstrletof
uitli Curulltia Is lu towuem a visit
llASi HALL
Till WniihliiKt 1liy n Ouoil Hut Kat
u Wlnuliiii Nnmo In tlillmlclphln
ClltllltH
FiiiiAiiiiilit May 10 Thoflftecn Imu
drcd who saw tho Athlctlc Wnslilngton gaino
to dny wcro treatod to a lemarkably lino ox
lilbitlon of base ball Tho fielding was sharp
and tho fow errors wore not Inexcusable
For tho visitors Morgans flno throwing to
second baso was a feature Tho biso running
and gonoral play of tho homo team woro ex
cellent Knight made two brilliant running
catchos nnd llouck and Coroy did good ser
vice In lho ninth inning It looked as if
Movov lb
Knight r f
llouck s s
Corey 3b
MIlMgnu e
Jllrcliull I f
sirlelcer 2b
Matthews p
Totals
1
romiollr s s
Humphries r f
lliwkes
Cllndnioii3b
Klleyl I i
iruinbull c f
Moritauc
King lb
lluir p
Totals 3
ATULcric
It
Intkln c f 0
llut lu o men out lu ulutli Inning
1
4
3
i
1
ll i
10
T
0
0 70 11
INXINOS
WoshliiRton 0 0 i 0 0 0
Athlellu 0 0 0 0 0
A
0
0
0
I
1
u
1
I
3
0 27 10 1
Kariieu ruuv Wusliinstuu i Ainietic rwo
bats litti Jlarr Mtorey and Mllllgan ltirco basa
hlls Movfy nnd ctrlclcer First bnso nn nails
Klley llrnt boo on errors Wsslitnidun 1
At ilcIc i Struck out Trumbull roundly
fctovey llouck Mllllgan lllrclmll Double plais
llouck and hlovcy Passed bulls Morgan Jj
Mllllgan 1 Umpire Daniels
At ltlchiuoud Va
Wilmington 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Virginia 1 0 0 10 12 1 t 0
jiio HUH Wilmington iu virgiuiuv i riois
Wilmington 8 1 Virginia 3
At Baltimore Md
Ifonumental Oil 1 0 1 0 3 x lri
llnrrfouurg 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 1 8
11 iio hits Momimoiitsl 14 Hatrlsburg 9 lr
ror Monuinental 0 llunlsburg V
At Cincinnati Haso ball gamo was post
poned ou account nt liln
At ludlanapoHs lho Cincinnati and In
dlauabolls clubs played u giino bunday Mum
bars of tho Cincinnati Baso Ball club woro
arrested to day charged with violating tho
stato law prohibiting persons following their
usual avocation on bunday Tlio players
woro released ou their poisonal recognizance
Tho cases will bo hoard to morrow Tho
tncmbors of tho ludlanapoHs club will bo
nrrostod to morrow on a similar chargo
At Brooklyn N
Allcgheiiy 2 00040000 0
Drooklvn 2 0 13 13 0 1 x 11
DikoIiU Drooklynlo Allegheny 11 Lrrorn
llrooklyn 0 Allegheny 0
At Now York
Metropolitan 3 S 0 0 2 0 0 1
llidtlmoru 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
llise hits Metropolitan 9 llaltluioro 2
cors Metropolitan 3 Baltimore 11
At Amherst Mass
Harvard 0 2 0 6 0 4 1
Amherst 2 13 110 0
Havo hits Harvard 11 Amherst 11
Harvard U Amheist Jl
At Providcuco
Provldeuco 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
Dotrntt 0 0 0 0 10 0
lluse litu lrov luence o uciron i
lrovidcnco 7 Detroit 12
At Now York
DutTalo 2 0 10 0 0 0
Now York 1 0 0 2 0 B
llase hits HulTalo 10 Now York 18
llullalo V New lone it
At Philadelphia
Cleveland 01101200
Iliiladulpbla OU000000
Iin o lilts Clevolnnd V Philadelphia 4
rors Cleveland S Philadelphia S
At Boston
Doston 0 0 0 0 0 10 3
riilnflirn 10000010
0- 1
llano hlts liostou 10 Chicago 11 Errors lies
ton 2 i Chicago 0
At Trenton N J
Domestic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jrintm 0 0 0 2 0 10
llaso hits Ircuton 3 DomeiUc 2
Trenton 2 Doinotle 7
At Heading
Actlvo 0 2 110 0 0
Allcutoun 2 13 10 2 1
Dao hits Active li AUeutonn 11
Active 13 Allentown 1
2 0 2
o o i
Errors
0 0 4
o 3 11
Errors
l OTJNUINO A ritKK LIBBAHY
Tlio Nntlonul rJbiury anil Holoiillllo As
suelalloik Koiiuetl Iust Ttlglitr
All ndjourncd meeting of a number of
prominont cltlcns of Washington was held
last oTcnlng at Willard hall for tho p urposo
of organizing a library aud sclontlflo asso
ciation
Dr Thomas Taylor was appolutod tem
porary president aud Thomas I Gardner
tecrctary
Tho committca on organization submitted
the draft of a constitution iu explanation of
which tho secretary said that tho objoct of
tho ttocioty is to bo something llko that of tho
Vimng Mens Christian association leaving
out entirely tho olcmoutH of roligion but not
in nny manner in hostility thereto and to
foster the arts and sciences and improve tho
means ol education
Tlio idea is to huvo rooms nnd a library In
which besides tho books thero may bo found
all tho leading magazines periodicals news
papers c and wiioro private loctures nnd
discussions upon literary and scientific sub
jects will bo given tho reading room and
library to bo open to members nnd stranger i
until Into hours of tho ovonlng so that
members can at any reasonable tlmo avail
thomselvos of all tho privileges of tho
association I ho report was adopted
Tho National Lihiary and Sclontlflo nsBo
elation was decided upon as tho nam o of tho
organization
Dr Tliotms Taylor J A Dumont A L
Sturtovaut J C Lang and Dr Wm Culver
wero nppoiutcd a committee upon permanent
organization
Dr T 8 Vordl Thomas I Gnrdnor Dr
Goorgo N French L C Dupre and J M
Morrison wcro appolutod u committco upon
inomborshlp
Tho mooting then adjourned Eubjoct to tho
call of tho cbairmnn
OUU HUMMIilt SHOWER
Tile Uglitiitnir Wlilili Accompanied
KliucU the Ccntrr Market
Tho air was bluo with eloctrlclty and
thunder holts crashed nud tho rnlu foil In
torrouts for an hour Inst night Tho dorm
iiiiio fiom tho northwest nud was tho hcav
I h uf tho tenson It was first heralded by
id tlaroj of electricity ou tho western ho-
ii and a llttlo niter b oclock it struck tho
i ity llko an aqueous avalanche Tho bro ul
I i oncroto roadways woro quickly submerged
I with witter and under tho iulluonco of tlio
jiovvorful electrio lights on tho capltol
i ilomo reileeting their lights along them the
mreois iookou very much llko broad paths or
llamo Tho glUtonlng streot car tracks In
tho center appeared as burnished streaks of
Bilver under the sunlight A blinding streak
of igag liglitnlng uicompanled by a heavy
thundor clap immediately over tho dome
extinguished nil of tho electrio lights iu tho
city aud painted tlio bronzo goddoss of
liberty with electrio llro for nn iustant
Hundreds of people who comodown town tn
too tho bicycle torchlight purnde not only
got lolt but thoy got very docldodly dump
During tho heaviest part of tho ttorin n
bolt of lightning struck one of tho towers on
tho northeast corner ol tho Center inuikct
at tho corner ol Seventh strcot nnd Pennsyl
vania nvenuo After demolishing tho upper
portion of tho tower tho oloctrlclty passed to
tho roof and toio up a considerable quantity
of tho slating Pasting through tho upcrturo
to tho iron glrdeis heuenth it followed tlio
gilder to ouo of tlio largo windows whore it
huut through und reached thu utuiosnbcio
TTTTC tfATIONAT TV IBLIOAN TUESDAY MORN NT MAY 20 18S4
Tho window was complololy domollshcd
Tho damage Is ostlinatod ut liliout flOrr
Auollior stroko of llidilnlng entered tho
liinkcrsaiid Monli uita tologrnph otllco uud
burned all of tho coiling from tho Inside
wires It also rot llro to tho olilco Tho
lames wcro extinguished by tho pollco and
citlrous
WIIAT OftIIIS DAY
Is Ilaplilly lurry
III Coiiiicttlou vtIGi lho Urimbllettit
Coiiscntnu lu OIilciio
As Juno draws near tho intorost In tho re
publican national convention increases and
tho nlmnst universal query is Who H going
to bo nominated nt CMciiffo A few weeks
Washington would get tho lead as tlio basos t will tell but mo intlmo all who can get avvny
woro full with tho score tied and bittouo
man out but n foul tip nnd a fly to llouck
both neatly taken changed tho outlook
Mllllgnns two baggor for thu homo club In
tho ninth resulted In n run by tho aid of
Strickors ly to loft nud n wild throw by
Humphries Tho Bcoro was as follows
WASlllNOroX
nro going thu remarkably low ratomadoovcr
its ontlro system by tho I A O mcutlng with
groat favor aud n genornl deslro to profit by
it To know ns to dotnlts when tickets go
on salo and how long to bo good for tho ro
turn trip and ouch llko Information is natur
ally much nought alter and hero It is
Hound trip tickets ono hatf tho regular lure
or ouo lair for tho round trip will go on salo
at nil stations ou tho Baltimore nnd Ohio
1 main lino divisions and branchos
u
o
o
1
o
1 3
1- 1
1 10
0 1
1 x H
9 0 10
JJrron
1 x 4
0 12
Errors
3 28
0 x 17
Errors
0 5
0- 0
Kr-
day JMiy 2th null will bo sold thonco nuy
uny up to aud including Monday Juno M
Tho cotivcnllou moots Juno 3d Tor tlioro
urn trip tho ticket will bo good nt any
tlino ou or after Juno lid until lrlday Juno
Kith or tho woek following convention vrook
This Is a most liberal limit upon tho tick
ets and ono which cannot but ngalti provo to
all interested that tho Baltimore and Ohio is
nlwavstobo counted upon for mooting tho
requirements of every occasion Not only In
rntcs m tho solid old company eomo to tho
front with unoxamplcd vim nud vigor but in
overythlng which can add to thu comfort
and convenlenco of thoso attending tho con
vention
With its enormous facilities in tho way o
cmiitmicnt almost no mid of cars and trains
can bo provided nnd when it comes to motive 319
povvor tlio fast runuors aro right at homo ou l
ouo ot tlio uncat trade pystoms out or doors
Tho B O depot lu Chicago is so exceed
ingly handy to tlio convention building
tiractically next door that no roud iu tho
city can equal it in point of accesslhlltly
Another gioat advautugo lies in tho fact that
tho liii C has Its own depot mod exclusively
for its own trains When tlio tlmo for do
parturo comes nftor tho convention procoud
lugs nro at an end there is inevitably a rush
to tho depots Iu such depots vvhero tlioro
nro various roads ono on readily Imagine
confusion which mii3t oxiqt anil tho conse
quent risk of getting upon wrong trains
Nothing of this kind can occur at tho II 0
depot where tho platforms nro spacious und
where there is no crowding nud jamming to
got through narrow gatoa and being shoved
back with tho discouraging announcement
tint It Is not your tinln Tho ngonts of
tho B 0 everywhere will gladly furnish
any and all information as regards trnlnf
tlmo of departure nnd tho llko and room
for all with every attoution and courteny
may bo dependod upon
Invitation til Wheelmen
At a meeting of tho Young Mous Christian
association held last ovonlng tho following
resolutions woro unanimously adopted
Kuoivtd 1 hat wo tender to tho young men of
tho several blcjclu clubs of the country who aro
now herein connection with their aunualmrtt tho
privileges of our loom aud new gymuasium
whllo here and that vro extend to them a cordial
Invitation to call upon us when convenient with
me insurance oi a ucany weicomo
liaohol further Hint all such as may bo dis
posed nro earnestly invited to attend the noan
duy pros or mooting held lu tlio association par
lots from 12 to 1 oclock
Tlio View Orlrnni Exposition
Director Oeucial Iiurlco has received a
tologram from New Orleans stating that tho
work of erecting tho opposition buildlnRS is
progressing satisfactorily Bix hundred nnd
lorty mou nro enfaKcd in it aud -170000 foot
of lumber havo been framed and put hi
position Tho eldo of tho main building
toward St Charles nvenuo is nearly finished
nnd tho main front and half of tho river
front havo been sided lu
CONDUN8KD luOdA VS
A strawberry festival will bo glvon this
ovening ut No 037 Now York avenue in aid
of tho Womans rrcodloponsary It is hoped
that tho 100 indebtedness of this instltutiou
may bo canceled and a handsomo balanco left
lu tho treasury
Tho Israelites a now baso ball club lias
heon organized with tho following mombors
Wlddy OJIagan Levi King Israel Uppor
man Kmrnanuol Leech Toby Huitnerson
Moses Gault Isaac Saunders bolomou Allan
and Tobias Anderson
Mr Harry 1 rost of this city treated tho
couutry belles nud bcaus of Laurel Md to
u select May danco lu tho largo hall in that
town last ulght Among tho young folks
from this city who utteuded tho nQair woro
Misses Annio Mollville and Carrio Jlogim
and Messrs William llepnor Bushrod Kced
and Frank listorio
At a meeting of Hiawatha lodgo of Good
Tomplars hold last night a committco of six
was appointed to nsslst in tho recoptlon of
tho grand lodgo of tho world Ono now
member was initiated Horcaftor tho meet
ings of tho lodgo will bo held on Wednesday
of each we ok ut Ucimau hall No COOLIov
cuth stroet northwest
A horso attached to a hordlo was instantly
killed In tho cnpltol park last ulght bolng
pierced through by a wagon shaft Another
horso which was attached to Uroltbarthe
furniture wagon becamo frightened and
dashed down tho hill Midway dowu ho ran
into tho poor lierdlo which was
struggling up tho decline Tho shaft btruck
tho lattors body and ran entirely through
him
The African SIrtlioilUt Conference
IlAlTlMOltu May 10 lllshop J A Shorter
presided to day at tho A M H gonoral con
ference To morrow gonoral officers will bo
elected Senior ilUhop I A Iayno is to havo
it Binall Lpiscopal district glvon hi in iu ordor
to allow him timo to finish his work on tho
history of tho church
1icd Douglass and Thomas Fortune editor
of tho Now York Ohbe made addresses Mr
Douglass drew a plcturo of fifty years ago
und now Fifty yeaia ago ho camo down
Holiday street in this city barefooted out
itt elbows and knees nnd stood looking in tho
wludow of tho colored druggist Lewis G
Wolls to draw inspiration from him Ho
pledged himself to continue tho fight in
lavor of equal rights
ltobcrt boymour of California prcsontod a
resolution directing tho committco nbout to
visit Washington to roqucst tho lrosidont to
ttrgo tho republican party to put n plank iu
their platform supplementing tho bill an
nulled in regard to civil rights or it now bill
entirely iu ordor that tho enmo may bo sub
mitted to tho veto of tho people iu tho com
ing national campaign Itscousidoratlon was
deferred amid contusion Itov C S Smith
Bpoko in favor of ministers taking nu actlvu
part in pontics
On motion of Itov William If lhlpps of
Pittsburg tho chair was rcquosted to appoint
a committco on immorality and crime and
tho paper proposing action for tho bottor ob
kcrvauco of 110 Sahbathday offered on Satur
day was loferrod to that committee Dr
Zolllckollor of Maryland of tho commlttoo
appointed by a previous goucral conference
to compile u hymn book for tho church re
ported that work completed aud tho hook
was adopted Adjourned
Nkw Yokk May 10 At tho session of tho
African M L ennfurouco to day tho report
of tho district committee was adopted as fol
Virginia conferences second district tlio
lows i First district shall compriso tho Now
York Now Jersey Virginia und Central
North Allegheny Canada Michigan South
I aiolina and 1 lorida conferences third dis
trict Ucnosoo Now liiglnnd West Tennessee
3Iimihlppl and Arkansas conferences fourth
district Nortli Carolina Georgia Wost Ma
li tma and Louisiana conferences fifth dis
trict Philadelphia Baltimore Kentucky
Last Tennessee Hast Alabama nud California
cjuicrcnccs Provision was made for it
bishop to the sixth district Africa vvhero it
mission is now laboring and It was decided
that a bishop should remain iu ehurgo of a
district but two years instead of four
Anarchists Uxpulleil
Pauip May 10 Two nnnrthlsts woro yes
teiday expelled from Finuee ouo was it Polo
tho other uu Italian
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Prices Reduced and Lowor Than Evor on My Own Mako
TRUNK
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A PplenJIil Trunk Lrnthir or Inc heavy olainin Iron bottom and triiy with llonnct Ilox
n riesant Ijirgp Slrnl Trunk rniial llv B0cl elcw here nir SI2 This Is nn utru bargnlu
lire it vivrlilyorlriivilliiK llnim nwl Hatdnls Trunks It imlriM ninl Co orcil
G
BUi
ENTLEHEN
Can find on our counter as flue an assortment of
As can be produced to say nothing of our
ALBERT FROCKS AND 4 BUTTON CUTAWAYS FOR EVENING WEAR
5 A
ONE PBICE
Southeast Corner
TYrms 1fl lo t iO per month of four weeks
ticket from Wushlngtou o tlio borings and re
I turn IS 3d eooil until Oct m
i llluntrau a pamphlets irtvlng all Information may
I ho hud of
A H JiIlATT A HONM MimnirM n
I ilul Nlutli street northwest
Itlsalicnlthvplnce Tho nlshts nro rfrllclouily
mnl Nn mnMiulti no liar nn Hnnnd nf ruwlri
liy ulrrht It M n gooi plnco for nllvvlin ilerlro u
cleanly and tool retreat IC J fetuart Wells Bur
geon It 8 N
Tho Cool nuil cxhlluratlntr nlmnphcre tlio wild
mountain hcencrj anil lino ill Ives thu tiaths uniltn
valuablo ineOUIiuiiwutrri w ItU kooiI fun rciulirn
nciison at lloolc Kaon a rlollirlit not soon to lio forgot
ten Uroin James U 1lleli ciq Washington J 0
Sry family ninl frlcmti who spent tho past
soaou ut ltock lCiiuii SprlnRSiitiltowltli one nei ord
hipruUlnsthopttei tlio resulnrlty of Its returrliu
cvenliur entertainment the imual nnod order tlio
cuiirmtiig mountain Mvncry lho luvforutlugalr nil
of which toKillior with lliovlrtuo of tho Uenllug
vnterH oouihlno to make this resort one of tho
moit populrir In tun country Irom Hamuol or
inent egq Wufllllngton 1 e1 m Vtr
THE BALDWIN
J1UACIC HAVKN N J
Entirely new nnd lr Rftnt 1 ho West en tlid Atlnnttu
Couat Ouiuclty yuu l lrstftuArtOiL WlUopcn Juno
1H lOr jmtttcaura cwilrwi
UKOJIOU V K1TTULLK
np20 fltutb2flt 1ruiirlLtor
Hotel Kaaterskill
CATStill JIOUTiTAINM
Lnlarged oml linprov cd for t ho Boaion of 1 88 L
OPI1SH 3VXX 21
Itullronil access direct to tho hotel luwcompletetl
Anew annex building husbiimorictuliulacltod
frorr miiln hotel Insuring quiet for ninlll H und in
valid ljavlng W rooms en suite vvltli bulbs A e
uniliinrlois
Sow Concert ltiinm Xcvr Drhci mill
AViiIIim
Tor terms clrCLiIars ntul roiitin mldrois
W r IAlOi Mannncr
27 IlroiidwajNeW York tltooiu B
ov Tin ainuxTAixs
THE 3 23 EC HOT3L
VIIiIIA1IjlMIHT IMIXNA
A qulot cool homu for the summer montb e Table
llljirully nupplleil vvltli farm produet No
iiiltocs Oils hydraulic flcvnlor Iu bettir nsirl
lor lamllles Terms moderate hind lor rlrciilnr to
UOnVII MfllOXAMI
IIOTISTj DKS ISLE
1IAII IIAHUOII J1U
Thlslintol nncnt Mnv 20 Loratwl on tlio ISLAND
01 5KJUM IirHitT coiwt or Maine InvalliW
nhnuld remimtpr thai ronunts Cumpouiwl Vapor
lljUm nro limn t nil with the Imuiu Tiir lernn elr
ciiiitrH 0 Hillings the 1 rotirleinr
fotluKestnreiit V 1 WIS IfiM
myriuurdt
SARATOGA SPRINGS
UNITED STATES HOTEL
czzji aozr car ioa c
OlIlN IltWH JII1 iil JO UVTOIILIt
tompkinsTgagb Ss 00
WEST END HOTEL
Cottagos anil Restaurant
Col IncoN null ItpHtnurunlOiu ii Juno 2
Ilotel mnl Sen iViiler lint lis Opiii
Juno 21
Mol of tho rooms In tho lmtfl havo boon entirely
n niriiNheil A UOIIilt HICAUNU 1IINIC llJii
by mui t uhli liulllulio bo used n a MALI unit
ONCIlllT 1100M ami a LAUlllu IlllMAUO
IKtOMiiruliiiournoofcomtrui tloiinn tho lloilIi
UUOUNIW tlio UOIUI hlVlillM will he ill
utiuul uuilcrtlii rhurgo of UVIIlaUN A IlllOWi
of lho New York Uab Iompuny
New VorUOKleo Oil llroadwny ltonni JH
m VI in I M Hlllillinil
HIGH Ul ON MOUNTAIN TOP
DEER PARK
THE KING RESORT OF THE EAST
No filaije ltlilm or Una Tiuimfi r
llircctlronlluil Inooltho II mnl 0 mnl
Xliruugli TruliW 1aih Maj llill
Tartar niraonJIarnlintTruIn rrom IlnHlmnrnond
VViistilDstun 1Arlnr eArii on Morolmt Trnln from
IHir Inrlc to VValilnutnn und Unltlmorie IVlue 11
HliuplnzUaraouullothertraliisaiidull Imlns atop
ut Deer lirk
hiianov oiixs jbxi ski
Kvrry po wlblo luxury and ronvcnUiico liaa bcru
provldi d ut lUls luvr l report in tin- u und le Com
Iiuiiy una tliiMiutiou ul lHdl iiionunOH tniiothoinoiit
brilliant In tin- hhloryuf iln No 1Iim
Ml MObUUlllIKH Ku HAY 1 IV1III NU VI A
1AHIA limnditit lliu 11 for children In tltt country
liter turlc will ugiilii tliUHeiexiii buiuiitir thu uiun
ufpmlut ofVV 1 VVALKiil lo iMiniii nil
ut uinhi rluml Md 1111
tutuuu in nud ullor thin 1I1I1 Vi or Park Mil
Jlutcii ilo f 7f mnl lliu pir moutli ulioiiIIiik to
locution llliuruniuf rtoori uud roomn now open at
II nndei llikitonlna
OLD POINT COMFORT
VlltlJIMA
HYGEIA HOTEL
ikvvw i nn
w n ii v i
Hltliutcd 100 MinU luilli Turt Munrm
itiil to uuy mm i Initio rnitiii fct
JLLXULJJU A UUl
CLOTI1IE11S
Seventh and D Streets
H C WINDSORS
SHOE PARLOR 1423 NEW YORK AVENUE
Wo havo lho Largest Stock of Flno Ghoea in tho City and all tlioNowost
StyleB to which wo aro adding dally
Soft Shoos for Tondor Feet a Specialty Old Fcoplos Soft Light Shoos for
Summer Our Childrens Lino iu unsurpassed Wo aro ready for business
SJinnnur gtcaarlg
Rock Enon Springs and Mineral Baths
circut North Mountain near Winchester Vre
OPENS JUNE 12 1884
inon alt lho
iui
rnuiullnus lnifaiirnLMrii it t nuiKiliinii utu inliii rid
Hirxlcc uucxiLlkil tmatlntf tlktilus mxl
tlilvliirtopfilully nttrmtlvo ln t mliuritly urifort
iur huiillurii jjcuptu Trrnis U ur ciuil a ceo in
mot tat law ihun uny rtnrt In lho mtmiry lun
ncoun nir llco from mnlnrii nuj mijiulvolp io
lUMhlu blcoi h ud fur tvfirrlpilt tinimitilot
lLlHiJKmfa Jrorltor
OAKLAND HOTEL
OAUIMMI Mil It mil O it
L every llnirulny uliulo uipioi
Wuiputiiruiy loc ui Jlinu tiub4rlpuou pel
yvuvi
w
WILI OlKNJUNU SO THUMB JlODUIlATi
lor liifrirnuitlon apply toWl
leintli Htf t niirtlilli 1
rniiu wniiKiY
M KKUH 7171 If
Aal
JtKlUIlMOAN Id lUlU
euuuo la
uiej
Cailots
ALPHONSE G SELTZ
111 lhlrlcentli Street Aortlntost
Iiivltesattentloutotlio latent KuglHh Novelties lu
hlghgrado Woolens tlio Mtno styles as Introduced
by tho tailors uf West lnd London
I havo now In etock a com
ploto and carofully Boloctcd
assortmont of SPRING and
SUMMER GOODS com
prising Suitings Trouser
ings and Voatinrjs Thoy
aro of my own importation
and includo all of tho latest
and most approved styles
Yours rospcotfully
H D BARR
Importing1 Tailor
1111 Pcnna Avonuo
Washington D O
FINE TAILORING
L K DEVENDORF
a cosjiiirrrj hihino bTooic
007 Sovontli Stroot
Spuing Importation
NOW OPEN
MERTZ
Iailor 1004 F Street
CIoILiitg tft
DID EVER SEE PRICES
FINE CLOTHING
ho low as they nro nelllng tliein ut tho
London Liverpool Clotliing Co
4 oiistat mvi rn vi a srs
You would bo astoubdiPil how they aro Cuttluir How u
ll Icon hi lluo Clolhlnir If you nro In nerd of a
ttullofllothm It villi pas im to o and
HtOihimbcloro oln elsewlnro
The Loudon Liverpool
CLOTHING COMPANY
COKMlIt MIIVIXTK AKI U MIS
SPRING STYLES
FINE GOODS
LATEST PATTERNS
DEVLIN CO
X320 F STREET
A flno lino of Roacly mado Spring
Overcoats
3xrs2 3T sns
EIURRAY BROWN
GAItriJNTEUS anil BUJLDEHS
I ntu v UU Clmu J iliuuuHiiiu nro n iv n juIh
IUI111I at
UIU Tvutti httoel orllnvcst
AniluroiirciurodtntaleuIlKlniH ofork lu tin Ir
Hue Wutnukw a npiilully nfWuru 1 lliluin llest
of nli ran c fiiriilnhwl Hutlmm Hon giiuruntud
riuin Tin uniy ahticiii
DAxroiviirH lllhil lor Viir t tuvii und No
Llilmiio Uuinim Always naniu ipmllty I
ll ClllupOrtt riirht
iiNiuitrir no ciiimniy hi itmui tho
only ouo lu tlm mnriit I No wliUs to elean or trim I
voclilmuiv lobriuk iii iluun
DANiuirmv VAiim iikik novii1 lint
one In inurki t I lei 111 iiheia ofuttciuptid Improve
ineutil hlroiiifil blnipb hi leifitit durablo portu
blii iiully luuniitfiHl chmipifct t
Hrrilorv lIcLiimd 111 h id tiudir liatei ti Isniieil
flondj n avly Ibr hniiKillmu ililpmeiit tu u y nuantliy
lowiirlgutwiro Hi lug euuiity right euiupetcucyi
oliiio rljlit rnllltN
Wrliolor prlu llHlund inrtli iilnm
UANlOUlll lMLMINAUMU AMrOCO
Ulll Vflreit Wiwllllilrton I ft
m
nraihoa WiKlilnulCn ut ll iu 111 on tho day of publl
outlou Jiw nh Uuy I C Clrraents J llrml AUums
Juki ph hhlllliiHtoii Ihaudlir it Held una thu Wusji
I114I 11 Isuwo luinpuny will tupply It proniptljilVa
oi di r or vv j will miulI ti by uiuil 11 1 CO 11 ins a moi an
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