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TEMPERANCE WORKERS. ;
BA VANNAH TO HAVETHE WOMEN’S
CONVENTION.
Prominent Temperance People Who
■will fce in the City Next Week- Ar
ranging to Receive the Delegates— !
Some of the Speakers-What Savan
nah Ladies are Doing.
The State Convention of the Womens’
Christian Temperance Union of Georgia,
which will be held in Savannah May 10, 11,
Td and 13, promises to be one of the largest
that the organization has ever held.
The ladies of the Savannah branch of the
Union are actively at work arranging for
tee reception and entertainment of the dele
gates ami for the public meetings mid exer
cises. The business meetings will be held in
Masonic Hall. On the night of the Kith,
the closing day of the Convention, Col.
Goaige W. Bain, the silver-tongued Ken
tucky orator, will deliver an address at the
Theatre.
The Unions which have reported their
delegates to the local committee are us fol
lows:
Augusta—Mrs. W. C. Sibley, Mi-s. Mar
saret Chandler, Miss Minnie Smith, Mrs.
aok Fearey, Mrs. Julia Scales, Mrs. Jeffer
son Thomas, Mrs. I). H. Fullerton, Mrs. J.
B. Preston. Mrs. E. B Bridges, Mrs. George
Murphy, Mrs. Claiborne Snead, Mrs. E.
Kimbrough, Mrs. John Tarver, Mrs. Jack
Smith, Mias M. E. Kinchley, Miss Kate
Rood, Miss. Mamie Bleckley, Miss Maly
Jive, Mis* Cora L. Thomas.
Greshamville— Mrs. M. A. Crawford, Miss
Lulu May.
Rome—Mrs. ,T. L. Camp, Mrs. J. L. Rey
nolds.
Cave Spring—Miss Emmie Stuart.
Bainbridge—Mi's. F. 11. Crumpler and
Mis. Emory Johnson.
Macon—Mis. Walter Hill, Mr*. Emma J.
Lester, Mis. I. N. Birch, Miss Harriet Free
man, Miss Carrie Butts.
Brunswick—Mrs. M. C. Rowe.
ThonmsviHe—Mrs. Dr. Blanchard, Mrs.
pr. Banks, Mrs. H. Barfield, Miss Carrie
Douglas.
Geneva—Mi's. J. E. Fuller.
Sandersviile —Col. C. R. Pringle, Mrs, B.
J. Tarhutton, Mis. G. S. Johnson, Mrs. F.
A. Brown.
Rutledge—Mrs. V. V. Hanson.
Waynesboro—Mrs. W. A. Wilkins.
Greensboro- Rev. and Mrs. W. T. Cald
well.
Longview—Mrs. Inez Gibson.
The delegates will lie entertained at the
homes of citizens. The President of the Sa
vannah Union will be glad to receive offers
of entertainment from those who desire to
Open their homes to the ladies.
In addition to the above list, there are
a number of Unions yet to report, which will
make the number of delegates attending
considerably larger. Among the prominent
members of the organization outside of
Georgia who are expected to lie present are
Mrs. Sallie F. Chapin, of Charleston, super
intendent of the Union's Southern work, and
three other prominent ladies of South
Carolina, Mrs. F, A. Walter,
Mrs. Viola Neblett and Mrs. M. L. Grid
ley. Mrs. Dr. Bryce, Mrs. Judge Brooks,
Mrs. Col. G. Thomas.of Alabama: Mrs. M
J Wells, Mrs. J. S. Bryant, North Caro' -
ha; Miss Ida Vail, of Tenessee; Mrs. Grod
ale, of Louisiana: Col. George W. Bair J, of
Kentucky, and Mr. and Mrs. Beards’ j®, of
Florida. v
THROUGH THE CITY.
Items Gathered Here and There by the
News Reporters.
. The Indies of Sacred Heart (colored)
obuivb will hold a l'estivxl on Tuesday at the
pfeyish hall.
petition for the incorporation of the Ogle.
S,rpe C'iub was filed in tbo Clerk's office of
■■Gupc-ior Coi'.-t yesterday.
City Court grand jury returned throe
~ ■*> bills yesterday but they were withheld,
the * ,iesai e IK> * ; under arrest,
under thfb lis ' vas sentenced by the Mayor
bridge, oaimfi rteen days’ imprisonment or
On Tuesday for cutting Laura Corse,
which affirmed 'Yates in the city last week,
(below. This will’ and 10 of colored. The
straint, and the CofiO for the week was 16.5
proliability, procee or colored,
the proposed bridg-ilbach, deputy clerk of
Recently the si nary, issued 06 marriage
nulls of Augustpril. Of these, 25 were tor
Hirers’ Assorinti ’ colored couples.
-The president- .rk. a sail maker, while haul
advauee at pr, Tv bee beach yesterday was
w-ill vohintan below the. left ankle by some
pay of tlieir , and the sinews of the leg were
t hey fire severed.
gu j, 0 ( j) \y jjayer vs.
hands, y j£ over wafi ,irp-ued yesterday
.hjing on the low point- and submitted to
udge Adams, the facts having been elimi
nated and the jury dispensed with. Decision
was reserved.
Pat Grogan was brought up to the city
yesterdav on the steam yacht Edith. He
was employed on the Tybee ralli-oad bridge
over St. Augustine creek. A heavy timl>er
fell on him breaking three of his ribs and
injuring him severely in the back. He was
taken to his home on East Broad street.
The Mother Superioress of the Sisters of
Mercy Convent, at Liberty and Al'crcom
streets, has recently received aII,INK) city
of Savannah bond, with interest from May
1. 1666, from the estate of Andrew Low.
The tiond was turned over to the Female
Orphan Benevolent Society by the Su
perioress.
At to-morrow night’s meeting of tne
Georgia Historical Society Gen. McLfcws
will deliver an address on the battle of
Fredericksburg. The address will deal
more especially with the death of Gen. Tom
Cobb, of Georgia, who was killed in that
battle. Asa large attendance is exiwoted
the meeting will be held in the library hull
instead of the society meeting down
stairs.
The children of the Episcopal Orphans’
Homo were given u picnic at Mr. GrimbaH’s
place, Isleof Hope on Thursday. During the
afternoon three young ladies went out row
ing. One of them, Miss Lula Waite,
eamo very near beiug drowned. She whs
sitting in the bow of the boat. All at once
she said: ‘‘l feel so queer, take me hack to
the shore,’’and then fainted and fell over
the side of the boat. Miss Bateson, who
was sitting next, caught her .-is she fell and
saved her life. Aside from this accident tiie
day’ was passed pleasantly.
Countable Jones Hoard From.
Constable George I*. 11. Jones, who was
reported to have eloped with another man’s
wife some t ime ago, has written from New
Orleans to a friend here, who is a member
of the sain." lodge of Odd Follows as Jones,
that the story is untrue. The letter was
duted last Wednesday, and in it Jones said
that he is aliout to leave for Mexico or
South America.
Gone to V/oaf Point.
Prof. 11. F. Train, President of the Geor
gia State Teachers’ Association; Mr. W. R.
Thigpen, Secretary; Mr. W. H. Baker.
Superintendent of Savannah’s public
■ol oori, and Jlossrs. O’Hara, O'Brien and
Ashmore have gone to Weal Point to attend
the annual meeting of the association,
which will lie held there May S, 4 and 5.
Buck lon’s Arnica Galve.
Tlw beat Halve in tbo world for cute,
bruise*, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever sores.
tetter, chapped hand*, chilblains, corns, anrfL
•iQ skin i ruptloiw, and ponitivcly ru 10*40 rim,
or no pay required. It is guaranUjML) give
I satisfaction, or niomur refunded.
I *ki :■ -/its per liox. Ijgju* by lAw
lo’iji 1 >1 • >druggists,
'(MNmI fir '
paper.
Drue our procMries beforw^Brciias^^a^
'lmre Strain*, Bros.
FIREMEN KEPT ON THE RUN.
A Dwelling House Burned and Three ;
Tenements Damaged.
The firemen had a lively day of it yes ter- '
day. Between l and 2 o'clock in the morn- j
ing fire bir>ke out in a small one-story frame '
tenement on the south side of Goodwin’s lane,
east of the Anderson street crossing of the
Savannah, Florida and Western Railway.
The light was seen by the firemen on duty :
at No. 4 engine house. By the time they ;
reached the Anderson street crossing the i
building was about consumed. It was out
of reach of water and no assistance could tie
rendered by the department. The house i
was owned and occupied by “Captain”
Coffee (colored), and was totally destroyed.
The loss is about $4OO. There was no inj
surance. The fire is supposed to have been
of incendiary origin.
At 8:80 o'clock a local alarm was sent to
No. 1 engine bouse and was telephoned to
headquarters. Fire was discovered in the
second story of a frame dwelling on the
west side of Reynolds streets, north of
President. The fire was caused by dump
ing hot ashes in a box. The flames were
extinguished before gaining much headway
and the loss was light. The house is owned
by Mrs. Ellen Monahan ami was occupied
by Fred Dixon.
A few minutes after 12 o'clock an alarm
was turned in from box No. 33, at Wayne
and West Broad streets. The box was out
of order, and the irregular striking of the
gongs confused the firemen, so that it was
sometime before the fire was located. En
fine Company No. 4 was the first to arrive.
he fire was in a frame house on the north
side of Berrien street, west of Jefferson.
Sparks from a burning chimney set tire to a
bundle of rags stuffed into a stove-pipe hole
near the roof, and the flames communicated
to the ceiling and then to the shingles. The
damage is slight anil is fully covered by in
surance. The house is owned by W. Con
ners and is occupied by J. Wilkins (colored).
Between 5 and (> o’clock last night the roof
of a frame house on Farm street, between
Pine and Orange, caught fire from (lying
sparks and burned through. The flames
were extinguished before gaining headway
and the damage is slight.
Fire Department Notes.
The new engine being built at the Fa
France works, Elmira, N. Y., to take the
place of engine No. 1, is expected to lie
ready for service by July 1.
The new wide tire w heels and heavy axles
for No. 4 engine have arrived from the Le
France works. The company furnished
them to the deportment without as,, the
old wheels and axles being too ligbu for the
high crossings and rough streets here.
The hook and ladder truck, which has
been undergoing reiHUin for some time, was
replaced in service last, eight with its new
equipment of ladders hooks, etc.., furnished
by the La France Company. The old lad
ders, which were Colly burned and broken
up, will be repaved and placed on a wagon
and will be ke at No. 4 engine house as a
reserve unt 1 ' anew truck is built.
Anew . apply and patrol wagon, built at
O’Conner's shops for the lire department,
was tested yesterday by Chief Fernandez.
It is built after the pattern of insurance and
pi ice patrol wagons used in large cities,
r.iul will be used to carry supplies and men
to fires, and will also lie used us an ambit
lanee wagon in cases of accident. The
wagon was thoroughly tested before being
painted to see that everything about it is
complete.
Miss Jennie Smith, superintendent of the
railroad department of the Womans’ Chris
t ian Temperance Union, and a party of about
t hirty ladies and gentlemen visileit firemens’
headquarters yesterday. The visitors were
courteously received by Chief Fernandez,
and were shown the workings of the depart
ment. Tbe horses were brought out and
the engines and truck delivered a short run.
Miss (Smith made a short address to the fire
men, in which .she pointed out the hardships
they have to endure and the risks they rim
in protecting the property and often the
lives of citizens. She paid a high compli
ment to the Savannah firemen, and said
that the depart incut is one of the best she
has visited.
WALTER McNEILL DEAD.
Savannah Lose 6 One of Its Most Prom
ising Young Business Men.
Mr. Walter McNeill, one of tbe members
-of the firm of Peacock. Hunt & Cos., died at
1 ;S0 o'clock yesterday afternoon of typhoid
fever. He had been sick but little more
than a week, and his friends were greatly
shocked at his death, a- thev did not con
sider him dangerously ill. He was born in
Robeson county, N.~ C., in 1849. When
quite a young man he went to South Caro
lina, where he conducted a large milling and
turpentine business for ton or twelve years.
In 1832 he removed to Worth county, Ga,,
and engaged in the manufacture ot' naval
stores.
With his brother, Mr. Lawrence .McNeill,
he invested largely in land. His business
was very successful, and in 1883 he came to
Savannah and started a commission house,
under the firm name of W. A L. McNeill.
A year later he was admitted into the firm
of Peacock, Hunt & Cos., the largest nasal
stores factors In the city. He remained an
active member of that firm until his death.
He was the firm’s salesman, and assumed a
large share of the mqionsibiiity of the busi
ness.
Although comparatively a young man,
being in his 38th year, he had by careful
business management acquired a comfort
able fortune. He was Vice President of the
Board of Trade, and was highly esteemed by
all who knew him. No man was of more
strict integrity. Physically lie was quite a
large man, and his nature was genial and
kind. He had many warm friends in this
city, although he had resided here but a
few years.
About two weeks ago be made a trip to
North Carolina, and was laden sick very
shortly after his return. On Thuraday hie
was removed from the hotel at which he
was stopping to Mr. T. H. McMillan's resi
dence. on New Houston street. His friends
thought that he was improving until shortly
before his death, when no was seised with a
convulsion and died in a few moments.
Mr. McNeill was a member of the First
Presbyterian church aud unmarried.
Mr. J, \Y. Hunt will leavo for North
Carolina with the remains this morning.
The deceased's aged father and mother
are still living.
SA VWi> ntOU THE BEN HOPE.
The Mate and Pour Seamen Taken
from Otiaabaw Inland.
The mate and four seamen of the burned
steamship Ben Hope arrived in port yester
day on tho tug Levi C. Davis. 'They left
the burning vessel with the others aud
landed on St. Catherine’s Island Thursday
night. From there they went to Ossabaw,
where they spent Friday and the night fol
lowing without food or shelter. They dug
for water, but found it very brarkisn. A
pig which they took from the burning ves
sel they let loose on the island.
The tug Levi C. Davis saw their signals
of distress as she was passing the ialaud and
went, to their assistance, and brought them
to the cit y. They resorted at once to the
British Vice Consul. The most of th crew
will probably lie sent to New York by the
steamship Tullal.n^^^whii ‘h sails today
Too aalto of Gilead
Could not WtuLmorc than Plr.t
s'uck'rt qijnw in another <*>hyii n. Head them
c.n tbc
Drwtcmnr.
Tile mart swwwnir .url Miemtlilc *|HViallst for
of the Head and Throat,
awUWßt'* ii leases, will lie at the ivlorrisou
MWPWTiy ;id, Ut remain ten days. First Inter
jnpiFv free. __
“ Whole Hlcc ®c. jier pec!;, at Cooper's, 28
VV hitaker street.
Big drive- in Teas mid Coffees, fctmtirs Bros..
id and sMVjj, Barnaul.
“* sidling io wiiii c fjkudkM fc t
THE MORNING NEWS: SUNDAY, MAY 1, 1887-TWELVE PAGES.
THE FLOWER SHOW.
The Exhibition to Open at the Guards*
Armory on Wednesday.
The Savannah Floral and Art Associa
tion’s spring exhibition will open Wedne -
day afternoon at the Chatham Artillery’s
armory. Friday’s wind storm injured the
outdoor plants no little, and the floral ex
hibit will consequently uot be quite so good
as was hoped for. The art and fancy work
display, however, promises to be exoeptionl
ally good and will make up iua large degree
for any shortcoming in the other depart
ment.
Had it not been for the cold snaps in
March, and in the early part of April, the
show would have been held a fortnight ear
lier, when there was an abundance of roses
and any floral display with plenty of good
roses will be a success. A good display of
potted prints is promised.
There seems to be a great deal of interest
taken in the coming show. Some of the
officers of the association attendod
the exhibition in Charleston last week.
One of the gentlemen said yesterday
that the hall in which the Charleston society
held its show was so thronged with visitors
that it was a hard matter to get around,
and the hall was a large one too. “There is
no reason why Savannah should not
have just ns good a display and
attract just as many visitors,” ho added.
“The .railroads give special excursion rates
and people go long distances to attend
Charleston’s show. I have uo doubt
it in worth $5,000 or more
to the city every year. Strangers stay a
day or two at the hotels and spend money
liberally shopping. Savannah’s society
ought to lie equally as successful when it
gets a little older. All we want is to get the
lovers of flowers thoroughly interested.
Wo must try to give shows that visitors
will willingly pay the price of admission to
see. There are enough gardens and green
houses in the city to always insure a
display that would (111 the largest
haft "we could get. The growers,
amature and professional alike, should try
to make the exhibitions a success, not only
from an aesthetic point of view, but also be
cause they can be made a . ucuniary benefit
to the city."
The work of covering the armory yard,
in which the flowers will be displayed, 411
lie eomineno' a to-morrow, the electric
light copi i-ny will illuminate the exhibi
tion grounds and hall with the Westinghouse
incandescent light, which the compauy is
•’ntroducing in Savannah.
RIVER AND HARBOR NEWS.
Gleanings Among the Shipping and
Along the Wharves.
Messrs. A. R. Kalas & Cos. cleared yester
day the Norwegian liark fleetri for Riga
with 3,160 barrels of rosin, weighing 1,425,-
845 pounds, valued at #5,800. Cargo by
Messrs. 8. 1. Shotter & Cos.
Chief Engineer John C. Dally, of the
revenue cutter McCulloch, has been relieved
from duty an the Charleston station and has
been assigned to the revenue cutter Johnson,
at, Milwaukee. First Assistant, Engineer
Edward G. Schwartz bos arrived at Charles
ton from Baltimore and will relieve Engi
neer Dally.
The steam yacht Climax, which has been
in port for several days, left yesterday for
Charleston, where she will be put aboard of
the schooner W. W. Converse, the vessel
which brought her out to Charleston, and
will be taken back to New York. Her
owner advertised her for sale here, but Sa
vannah is apparently a poor market for
such property.
FOUNDERED AT SEA.
Loss, of the Norwegean Berk Ragna
The Crew Saved.
A Loudon cable dispatch by Associated
Press says that the British brig Energy,
which arrived at Oporto, Friday, from St.
Johns, N. F., had on board the crew of the
Norwegean bark Regna. Capt. ICaledegar,
which foundered while on a voyage from
Savannah to St. Petersburg.
The ttagna was cleared from Savpnnah
March 23 for the new commercialyt of
St. Petersburg, and sailed on the 84tVfU ith
3,316 barrels of rosin, weighing IH*W>OO
pounds, and valued at $6.1,2. TUeR rigo
and vessel were cleared by Meesrs. Fiber -
son, Downing & Cos.
TO BE HELD TWENTY DAYS.
Simon Mann, Jr., Detained in Custody
Under an Executive Warrant,
An Atlanta special to the Mobkjng News
says that au executive warrant was issued
yesterday for the detention for twenty days
of Simon Mann, Jr., who is in the custody
of Sheriff Renan, of Chatham county.
Mann is to lie held until a requisition from
the Governor of South Carolina can be ob
tained. Mann is charged with perjury,
committed in Laurenskounty, and the war
rant w as issued there (nr his arrest.
One Chance in a Lifetime.
The latest tiling out in insurance invest
ments is tlie 10-20 insurance investment
bonds of that staunch old company, the
Manhattan Life. These bonds, which are
payable in ten years, insure a man for
twenty, at the end of which time he re
ceives tne full amount of the bond, with ac
cumulated profits aggregating 5 1-2 per
cent, on the money invested. The company
guarantee that tne bonds shall uot be sub
ject to forfeiture after three payments have
been made. They coutaiu neither suicide
nor intemperance clauses, and after three
years' payments the bonds are absolutely
incontestible. In short, they are as free
from technicalities as it is possible to make
them. The Manhattan Life aims to furnish
the very cheapest and most profitable form
of insurance compatible w ith safety. An
interesting example, printed in another
column, of a bond issued at the age of 25,
shows that the holder would mule a net
profit of #4,041 on the in vestment of $7,532,
besides getting his life insured for the
whole twenty years. Tliis looks good
enough for a reckless company to offer,
whereas as a matter of fact the Manhattan
Life is one of .the solidcst institutions
in the city, and books up its bonds with as
sets aggregating over $11,000,000. The
company is too well known in Savannah to
make comment necessary. During its quar
ter of a century of business in this city it
lias issued hundreds of jxilicies, which re
main in force, thereby testifying the satis
faction of the insurers. Mr. Henry Hoifen
steiii, their agent, will be pleased to explain
anything concerning the different plans
written ny the company.
The Pulaski’s Now Lessees.
Mr. R. W. Powers, chief clerk of the
Charleston Hotel, spent yesterday in Savan
nah negotiating for the maiiflgomc.it of the
Pulaski House. Both lie and Mr. Case, the
present proprietor, stated that the papers
will probably be signed to-morrow. Mr.
Ben George and Mr. Frank Masher, clerks
id. the Pulaski House, have accepted similar
positions at the Hereven House, Mr. Bevitl
of tiial hotel having resigned. Messrs. John.
Bois and Loo Piatsnek have been appointed
day and uight clerks respectively at the
Pulaski.
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FUN WITH THE HOMECLUB
FOUR STRAIGHT GAMES LOST AT
MOBILE.
Savannah the Tail End of the League-
New Orleans, Mobile and Nashville
the Winners of Yesterday’s Games—
Changes in the Home Nine—Pike,
McAdams and McArthur Released
and Murray Re-signed.
The home ciub received its fourth defeat
at Mobile yesterday, and is now the tßil ei.d
of the league. The ' -suits of the day’s
games were:
[savannah 8, Mobile 13.
New Orleans 10, Charleston L
Nashville 12, Memphis 5.
The mako-up of the home team will l.e
considerably changed before the New Or
leans series is played this week. McAdams
and Pike have been released, and McArthur
will be sent adrift in a day or two. Tommy
Murray has been signed to play thiid
base, and loft last night to
join the club in New Orleans. Manager
Morton was anxious that Nichols should
join the dub on its return here, but the
borne management eo.isirier it unwise to go
much further with the present team unless
it plays better ball than it has been playing
for the past week, and
Nichols will probably pitch in
to-morrow or Tuesday's game if he reaches
New Orleans in time. The club w ill play
there to-morrow and Tuesday, Wednesday
and Thursday, returning home in time to
open the season here on May 7 with Charles
ton.
game at Mobile was lost sim
ply because the Gulf City team played ball
and Savannah did not. The result was not
at all sun vising to those of the club's
track el's, who have been losing money ever
since the season opened and who are about
as anxious as anybody for a change.
The directors say that if the present team
cannot win they will put one in the field
that can, and that is what the Savannah
base ball public wants to see done.
Mobile’s Fourth Victory.
Mobile, April 30.—A dull and uninter
esting game was played to a small audience
to-day. Kelly’s arm being sore, Neepoff
was put in the box. After the fourth in
ning, the game being thirteen to three in
favor of Mobile, the locals let up and al
low'd Savannah to make five runs. Duffee
and Omnpau did some good batting. Duf
fee got hurt and Hayes tong his place. The
score was as follows;
SAVANNAH.
A.fl. R. B.H P.O. A. E.
PeltZ, C. f 5 8 2 3 1 2
Catnpau. r. f .... 6 1 2 1 0 0
Hutchinson, 3i> 5 0 113 1
Brower, lb 5 1 a 11 3 1
Reilly, s. s 5 1 2 3 2 1
Stonier, p 4 1 0 0 7 1
Euuslie, r.f 4 0 110 0
Parker, Sb 4 1 13 3 0
Pike, c.., 4 0 0 5 2 0
Totals 41 8 11 27 20 6
, MOBILE.
A.B. R. B.H P.O. A. E.
Klusman, 2b r. 2 2 3 5 1
McVey, c 5 2 2 3 1 0
Behan. 1b 5 3 2 14 0 1
Flynn, 3b 5 1 1 1 2 0
Bright, s. s 5 2 2 2 1 2
Haves, c. f 2 0 0 2 0 0
Duffee. c.f 3 2 2 0 0 0
Masran, r.f 5 1 3 2 0 2
Neepolf, p 5 0 1 0 4 0
Lewis, hr. 4 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 44 18 15 27 18 6
SCORE BY INNINGS.
Mobile 4 3 0 6 0 0 0 0 0-13
Savannah 2 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 0— 8
Earned runs- Mobile 2. Savannah 3.
Two haw hits—McVey 1.
Three base hits liuffee !. Catnpau 2.
Flint base on ort lls Somers 5.
Struck out -Neepoff 2. Somers 3.
Passed balls—McVey 2, Pike 4.
Umpire -Atkinson.’
Time —l Hour and 55 minutes.
Charleston Almost Shut Out.
New Orleans, April 30.—The press
jumped on to the team and the boys went
in and played a great game to-day. They
got on to Dronby w ith a vengeance, knock
ing him completely out, and making 6
earned inns i:i the first inning.
They made 13 hits in four innings. Mc-
Laughlin finished the game. Hines covering
second base nicely. Only six hits and one
run were made off “Barney.” The locals
did some great base running and fielded fine.
Short Stop Fuller and Brennan carried off
the honors. Hoffman, who was picked up
here by Des Moines and who was knocked
out by New Orleans, pitched for the locals,
and did very well, only four clean
hits being made off his delivery.
Wells gave him fine support behind the but.
New Orleuns to-dnv signed Ed Clark, of
Cincinnati, who pitched in the Southern
League last year, and several other players
whose names were not made public. 'Mc-
Clelland, Rittenhouse and Richards were re
leased.
i'ue following is the summary of to-day’s
game:
Base hits--New Orleans 10. Charleston 6.
Stolen haw's-New Orleans 12, Charlestons.
Errors - New Orleans 4. Charleston 3.
The score by innings was:
New Orleans . . 6 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 o—lo
Charleston 1 0000000 0— 1
Huns earue.l New Orleans 7, Charleston 0.
Two-base hi)s -\V. Ft lifer 1.
Base on hit by pitcher- -By Dronby 1, by Mc-
Laughlin 1.
Total bases on hits—New Orleans 20. Charles
ton 6.
First base on errors—New Orleans 2, Charles
ton 8.
First base on called balls—New Orleans 3,
Charleston 3.
Left on bases—New Orleans 10. Charleston 4
Struck out—By Hoffman 3, by Dronby 2, by
McLaughlin 3.
Piss** l noils—Grady 2. Wells 1.
\\ il<t pitches by McLaughlin l:
Balls called—On Hoffman 35, on Dromly 34.
on McLaughlin 35.
Strikes called -Off, Huffman 33, Dronby 34,
McLautrhllu 37.
Double plays- IV. Fuller.' letas and Cartwright,
Williams. McLaughlin and Powell.
Umpire-Tony Suck. ,
Time of game, 2 hours and 10 minutes.
Nashvillo Knockn Out Memphis.
Nashville, Tenn., April 30. —Nashville
ensily defeated Memphis to-day in a game
that, was too one-sided to bo interesting.
Nashville led from the start and won as she
played. The score by innings was:
N.ushville 2 13 l i> 0 0 0 o—l 2
Memphis. 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1-5
Batteries Nashville: Bradley and Nicholas.
Memphis: Smith and Croltv.
Base Hits Nashville 18. Memphis 13.
Errors—Nashville 5, Memphis 11.
Nashville pin vs the next series in Mem
plus, beginning Monthly.
Games Elaowhere.
At Pittsburg-
Chicago 00000010 1— 2
Pittsburg 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0— (1
At Baltimore —
Baltimore 2 3 5 0 8 1 l 3 8-21
Metropolitan . .. 1001 2 810 0— 8
At Washington—
Washington 10000011 I—4
Boston 4 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 x— 6
At Indianapolis—
Indianapolis 00004 0 1 1 6 12
Detroit. 84 0 00007 x—l 4
At Louisville the Cincinnati club was de
tained by wrack, and the game was given
to Louisville by a scons of oto 0, under the
rules.
At St Louis—
St. Louts 04 2 5 9 800 X—3B
Cleveland 1010 3 034 x—ll
At Philadelphia—
Athletic 3 0 0 4 0 0 1 3 o—lo
Brooklyn 0100010 5 2—o
At Philadelphia—
Philadelphia (106000 o—ls
New York 4 0 0 1 l l 3.-9
Seven innings only were played on ac
count of danuum
Around the Bases.
RuhwriptioM IvmH *o the stock of the
Birmingham Base Ball Association have
been opened in the Magic City.
The New Orleans Picaj/nn? says that
Southern League players are as superstitious
as any other Dalltoseers. During a game at
Mobile a day or two ago the Mobiliaus cor
ralled a goat in right field and held or. to
him as a maacotte. They bod three runs and
looked like .sure winner*. Welriand Vaughn
wore on the '3 ■:vers’ bench and auxiouslv
looked around for a maacotte to counterbal
ance Cue moons capture, filially a yonow
dog came near the bench, and the two catch
ers lured him into captivity. Tiiov held on
to the dog until the New Orleans nine pot
into the lead, and then gave him his liberty.
SOME PORT STATISTICS.
Vessels Arrived in Savannah During
the Month of April.
The News gives to-day the number of
vessels arriving at this port for the month
of April, with their rigs, nationality and
tonnage. The number doer, not include the
arrivals at Tybee, but only the vessels which
have actually arrived at the wharves, and
have discharged and loaded, or are loading:
Stctim
ships. Harks. Schooners. Total.
American 26 2l 47
Norwegian 9 ..
German 2 .. 2
British 2 .. 3
Italian 1 ~
Austrian 1 .
Swedish 1 .. 1
Russian 1 .. 1
Total 26 17 21 61
The tonnage was as follows:
Steam. Salt. Total.
Ameaican. .2 46,108 8,830 54,438
Norwegian 4,598 4,628
Ctenwm. 884 884
B rids 11 856 866
Jtalian 786 786
'Austrian 793 763
Swedish 593 598
Russian 421 42!
Total 46,108 17,186 A3,294
A comparison with the month of March
shows quite a falling off, both in the num
ber of vessels and in tonnage. There were
seven vessels less last month, three of which
were steamers and Tour sailing vessels.
There were altogether 10,348 tons less, of
which 8.860 tons Were of steam and 1,980
tons sail.
The falling off in steam tonnage was due
to the fact that two of the largest coastwise
steamers, the City of Savannah, of the New
York line, and the City of Macon, of the
Boston line, are at present laid up repairing.
There was also one French man-of-war in
port during the month and one steam yacht.
AT THE COURTS.
The Trustees’ Report In the Schuetzen
Gesellschaft Case Filed.
There was filed in the Superior Court
yesterday the report of the trustees and re
ceiver in the ease of Simon Guckenhbimer,
Jacob Paulsen, et al. complainants, and the
Savannah Schuetzen Gesellschaft, et al., de
fendants. An order was granted requiring
certain bondholders to present their bonds
to the trustees before June 6.
The case of George B. Nash, plaintiff in
certiorari, vs. John F. Carpenter, defendant,
in certiorari, was argued and the decision of
the court was reserved.
Motions for new trials were filed by the
attorneys of Isaac Wesley, convicted of
rape, and A. E. Morgan, convicted of as
sault and battery. Orders were passed that
briefs of evidence in the two cases be filed
and that argument be heard on May 7. The
court adjourned until Thursday.
At Law About a Horse.
The sealed verdict rendered Friday by the
Superior Court jury in the case of \V. T.
Birch vs. W. J. O'Brien, was opened yester
day morning in court. The suit was over a
trotting stallion, Susong, which was valued
at id,ooo, poth parties to the suit claimed
an interest in the horse. The plaintiff put
in a claim for services and expenses for
training the horse, and the defendant put
iu a counter claim for feeding anil taking
care of it. The jury decided that the de
fendant should keep" the animal and pay the
plaintiff $55 50.
City Court Caeca.
Motions for new trials were filed in the
City Court yesterday in the following eases:
A. A." Smith vs. the Central Railroad and
Banking Company of Georgia: Darnell &
Susong vs. J. Ben Wilson; J. D. Fiske vs.
Wylfv & Clark; John H. Fox vs. Thomas
Henderson.
AT~THE THEATRE^
The Van Tassel Dramatic Company’s
Week’s Engagement.
Miss Cora Van Tassel and company will
begin a week’s engagement at the Theatre
to-morrow night, opening with “Function,
the Cricket,” and changing the bill nightly.
Miss Van Tassel has been playing very suc
cessfully in the South, and has everywhere
received the most favorable notices. * In her
appearance as the “Cricket” in "Fanclion”
she is spoken of as having an exceptionally
tine conception of the charat-ter. The play
is a popular one. and iu it Miss Van Tassel
has succeeded. The company is pronounced
a good one throughout, and will appear
during the week in a variety of popular
plays, among others, “Esmeralda,” "Hazel
Kirke,” “Leah,” and the “Hidden Hand.”
Popular prices, 15c., 35c., 85c., and 50c., will
prevail.
Brace Up.
You are feeling depressed, your appetite
is poor, you are bothered with headache.'
you are thigety. nervous and generally out
of sorts, aud want to brace tip. Brace up,
but not with stimulants, spring medicines or
bitters, which have for their basis very
eheap. bad whisky, and which stimulate you
for an hour, and then leave you in worse
condition than before. What you want is
an alterative that will purify your blood,
start healthy action of liver and kidneys,
restore your vitality, and give renewed
health and strength. Kurb a medicine you
will find in Electric Bitters, and only 50
cents a bottle, at Lipprnau & Bros.’ Drug
Store.
Straw Hats!
The best Straw flat for 35c. in tho city;
also the best Silk Searf for 35c. at the
P.i'inn : Y"w York Clothing House, HO Con
gress street.
Are You Going
To purchase Groceries this week? Tf so, don’t
fail to drop in and see us. You will find plenty
good things, a large stock to select from, of the
best quality and very lowest prices. We know a
visit will repay you. and wc shall lie glad to see
every one of you, large buyers and small buyers.
Strauss Bros’, -d and it'.’!,, Barnard street.
Fiend Gutman’s advertisement in this
paper. _
Blankets I Blankets 1
Now is the time to put away blankets.
Send to Savannah Steam Laundry, 1.31 Con
gros< stn>et, and have them properly cloanod.
Satisfaction guaranteed.
A Verdict of Guilty
Of criminally bad taste will lr cheerfully admit
ted if w cannot show the most stylish and per
toot titling Suits for Gents in Savannah. B. H.
Levy & Bro.. 11l Congress.
A Hole in Your Sock,
Replenish from B. 11. Levy* Bro.’s seasonable
exhibit of Dents' Fine Hosiery, also Underwear,
Dress Shirt*, etc.
Choice Creamery 35c. per pound, at
Cooper’s.
Imported Swiss Cheese, French and Turkish
Prunes. Strauss Bros.
Speaking of Variety,
B. H. Levy & Bro.'s display of Gents', Youths'
and Boys' Suits about exhaust* the variety of
fashionable fabric* now In vomie
BUILDING IN APRIL.
Thirty-Seven Permits Issued by the
Clerk of Council.
Thirty-seven building permits, principally
for dwelling houses, were issued from the
Clerk of Council’s office during April, as
follows:
Elizabeth Thompson, two-story house,
Hall street.
William Falconer, toil dwelling houses,
West Boundary street.
A. F. Churchill, dwelling, Bolton street
lore.
Salomon Cohen, six bouses, Lincoln street.
Jane Albert, frame dwelling house, East
Broad street.
Daniel \\ allbour, frame dwelling, Gwin
nett street.
G. M. D. Riley e o dwelling, Henry
street.
Mrs. Rosanna . tmith, two frame tene
ments, Bay street.
M. C. Metzger, two frame tenements, Bay
street.
Patrick Burns, frame dwelling, Stewart
street.
John A. Lutz, frame dwelling, Henry
street.
11. S. Oppenheimer, two frame dwellings,
Gwinnett street.
Mrs. J. V. Hicks, two frame dwellings.
St. Thomas street.
Mrs. M. J. Strickland, frame tenement,
Wilson street lane.
Mrs. Sarah Pruilhomme, four frame dwell
ing houses, Duffy street lane.
D. B. Lester, irarne house, Boltou street
lane.
The Ruddy River
Of life is the blood. From it the system re
ceives all its material of growth and repair.
It bathes every tissue of the body. How
necessary, then, that the blood should be
kept pure and rich. Dr. Pierce's “Golden
Medical Discovery” is the great blood food
and blood purifier. It is a sovereign remedy
for all diseases due to impoverished blood,
consumption, bronchitis, weak lungs, scrof
ula, influenza and kindred diseases.
From Hon. Joel A. Billups.
Madison, Ga., April 20,1887. Mr. 11. A.
Peteet: Dear Sir—Until about three months
ago I could not procure glasses that would
enable me to read, at night without serious
discomfort. I had tried pebbles and various
styles of glasses, but by reading for any
considerable length of time, particularly at
night, my eyes were fatigued aud gave me
pain. In January last, induced by testimo
nials froni friends in Macon, I procured a
pair of “Hawkes' Crystalized Lenses,” as
sold by you. aud have found them so clear,
soft and brilliant that I read for hours at a
time, by day or night, without experien
cing any discomfort or sense of fatigue. To
that extent, at least, my eyes have been
benefited, and at times I read both written
and printed matter without the aid of
glasses. They are certainly the most per
lect glasses I have ever used, and as such I
take pleasure iu recommending them. Re
spectfully yours, J. A. Billups.
All eyes fitted with these famous glasses at
the drug store Of Osceola Butler, Savannah,
Ga. Every pair warranted.
Artesian Water for All.
The artesian wells at the water works are
nearly completed, and before many days
pure water will flow' to all parts of the city.
Mr. R. T. Barbour, at his store, coiner Hall
and Price streets, has an elegant assortment
of pure Groceries, and invites especial atten
tion to his large supply of fresh Fancy
Crackers, consisting of Oswego, Alberts,
Chocolate Drops, Milk, Cream, Graham
Wafers, Wine. Fruit Biscuits. Butter Wa
fers, Butter Biscuits, Sea, Foam Wafers,
“Wine, Beatrice, etc.
That’s a Pretty Tie.
You can find a beautiful display of Neckwear
at. B. H. Levy & Bro.’s, 161 Congress street, at
low prices.
Fresh assortment Fancy Biscuits. Strauss
Bros. __
Choice Pig Hams 14c. tier pound, at
Cooper's.
A Great Success.
Attention is directed to the card of
the Savannah Steam Laundry, which ap
pears in another column. The success of
this enterprise has been beyond all expecta
tion, and the quality of the work turned out
is not excelled by any laundry in the coun
try. The most improved machinery is used
in every department, anil the clothes are not
injured in any way, but come from the va
rious machines perfectly washed and
finished in such a manner as to be hardly
distinguished from new work. Orders are
promptly attended to and satisfaction guar
anteed. ’
I’ll Bet You a Hat
That the prettiest line of Gents’, Youths' and
Bovs’ Stiff and Straw Hats iu town can be seen
at B. H. Levy <St Bro.’s, 161 Congress.
Very Choice Teas 50c. per pound, at
Cooper’*
Rock bottom prices on Sugars, Rice, Soap.
Starch. Strauss Bros.
Useful Knowledge.
Iu buying a Stove, rommiber this: Ist,
Get one that is generally used, or there may
be difficulty iu obtaining the repairs. 2d,
Don’t have a lightly--casted one at any price;
it won’t last, and you can generally detect
this by the thinness of the movable pieces
on top and a comparison with acknowl
edged strong ones. 3d, S that the oven is
broad and deep, with movable plate to
clean at the bottom, and openings into back
flues on top. 4th, Use one of Lovell & Lat-
TlMore’s Acorns or Farmer Girls.
Personal.
If the very stout and portly gentleman who
remarked that he always had bis clothing made,
to order because he couldn't get a “ready-made’’
fit. will call nt 11 H. Levy & Bro.’s, 161 Congress
street, lie will find elegant Spring and Summer
Suits that will til him toaT. tVe make a spe
cialty of extra, and special sizes in Gents' Suits,
Choire Claret Wine $1 per gallon, at
Cooper's.
My Coffees are the finest and the cheapest.
Coojier, 88 Whitaker street.
Buy on- brands of flour, SOU Will Is- satisfied.
Strauss Bro*.
Few Words, but Solid Facts
Is the heading of anew “ad” which ap
pears in our columns, aud wo invite our
readers to give it their attention. For gen
uine bargains there is no place like the
Popular Dry Goods House of David Weis
bein. One special feature wo desire to
comment upon, and that is his reliability.
You don’t get, fooled; you will always find
his bargains just as ho represents them, and
that is the reason why hi:: store is always
crowded with customers. Those who desire
dress goods at half value are advised to call
at once and secure the choicest pick.
X. M. NT ’
The Summer Goods at the Crockery
House of James S. Silva & Bon, 140
Broughton.
There is no reason why every good citizen
should not keep cool this summer. The
above named firm have a cool store where
they offer for sale the best makes of Ice
Cream Freezers, Water Coolers, Ire Picks,
etc.
If the flys bother you try the latest fly
fan. Picnic Baskets, the nicest in the city,
and hammocks, the liest and cheapest, are
for sale there. And one w ill find u world of
trouble saved by use of one of those little
Kerosene Stoves. All the little summer com
forts can lie found at Hus complete establish
ment of James 8. Silva & Son.
Whose Boy
Can go untidy or iU-dWaed while 11. 11. Levy 4
Bro lead in variety of Boys’ Rulthand low price**
HIDDEN A BATES S. M h
STARTLING!
T.HGURES do not lie, in fact are to be
T upon when the quality of pen< N
thoroughly guaranteed that should;,, ar ” o
ever > purchased that is not exaetlv , n ’ cI
sented that we hold ourselves re*jV. lePre
aud willing to refund money. ' V ’ aQ *‘oui
COAYKUS.
CHEET MUSIC at from 2c. a eopv m, 77,"'
V the latest pieces received as published. 0 !
the largest stock carried by any house nm l' 1
of New York city. J ollse °Gtside
ML’SICA L MERCHANDISE.-We '
thing for sale that comes under this
including Fine Violins, Guitars, Banjos Are™!,’
ons. Autoharps. Harmonicas, Flutes r
Music Boxes, Strings. Odd Pieces of &
ments, and in fact everything that can nTtS 1 ’
be wanted in this class of goods. S
4 RTIST MATERlALS. —Everything frnm 7
7*. brush up to the largest size stretSS™
Tube Paint*, Pallet:re, Easels, Tourists’ (2
Materials for wax and I‘aper Flowers etc ” .
Our stock complete and new goods received d a ;i v .
PICTUERES AND '
} handsome Oil Pauilmg in nice gilt frsL.
t>r only $2 50. A large assortment
and liaio tints at 50c. each. Frames m a d;
order from over 300 styles of Moulding at wf?
than New York prices, und orders are execmM
promptly and work guaranteed. ea
STATIONERY for the people, and at
O that not only please but increase our salw
Assortment embraces all the newest and law
styles of flue, correspondence papers, shopnine
calling and address memorandum books for
ladies. Pens, Inks, Mucilage, Steel Pens Lm*
perx'U*. etc. An examination will interest an,!
profit you. a
A BOVE are a few of the goods offered, all f op
I V cash ami at cash prices. We have besides
above staple goods an immense assortment of
Novelties, Japanese Goods, Stereoscopes, Vje s
Albums. Pocket Books. Music Racks, Musk
Rolls, Easels, Cabinets, etc., etc.
Come and see us.
L. & B. S. M. E.
STOVES.
Ladies, Be Careful
OF
YOUR HUSBANDS’ LIVES,
YT7E say this to you. ladies, because it is
t V your power to do that wliieh will give
them great comfort and contentment ; and it is
generally admitted that, a contented mind, in
addition to being a continual feast (as the old
copy books used to inform us), is the surest pro
longer of life and preserver of health. To do
this successfully you must persuade them to
procure you an
IROK KING
OR A
Cotton Plant Stove,
The use of these Stoves insures WELL
COOKED FOOD, and FOOD WELL COOKED
will always be easily DIGESTED. EASY DI
GESTION renders a man nt peace with himself
and all mankind, and when a man is at peace
with himself and all mankind, be is usually
kind and generous to his family; hence we
would say to the ladies that there is no surer
prelude to a successful request for a uew hat,
new div.su, new boots, new horse, new carriage,
house, or anything than a good dinner WELL
COOKED and cheerfully partaken of. and thera
is no surer method of COOKING A GOOD DIN
NER than by the use of an IRON KING or a
COTTON PLANT STOVE. For sale by
John A. Douglass & Cos.,
161 BROUGHTON STREET,
BAVANNA H, - - G-A.
MAC IIINERT.
iiiry! feiiry!
Cheap and Good anil Easy Terms,
i EIGHT-HORSE POWER HORIZONTAL
T FIRE BOX BOILERS (new).
1 Fifteen-Horse Power (second-hand) Return
Tubular Boiler.
1 Fifty-Horse Power (uew) Return Tubulaf
Boiler.
2 Thirty-Horse Power (new) Return Tubular
Boilers.
1 Twenty five-Horse Power (niwl Return
Tubular Bo'iler.
2 Twelve-Horse Power Horizontal Centr*
Crank Engines, on sills (new).
2 Eight-Horse Power Horizontal Side Crank
Engines, on sill* (new).
1 Eight-Horse Power (second-hand) Horizontal
Side Crank Engine, on wheels.
1 Six-Horse Power llonzontal Side Crank En
gines, on wheels (new).
2 Six-Horse Power Horizontal Side Crank En
gines, on pills (new i.
Also, Circular Saw Mills, Saws, Belting, Pipe
and Fittings, Brass Gods, Inspirators, etc. Ad
dress
Schofield's Iron Works,
MACON, GEORGIA.
COAL AND WOOD. _
Coal &.Wood
AT—■
Reasonable Prices.
DIXON & MU RPHY
Office No. 6 Draytoa street. Telephone No. 6S.
Wharves Price ami Habersham
STEAM LAI!3U>RY.
SAVANNAH STEAM LAINDHY,
131 Congress Street.
Blankets r d Lace Mini
Cleaned as Good as New.
SEE OUR NEW REDUCED PRICE LIST
WorltCnlled For.und Delivered.
EDU< ATIONAL. „„
The Park Collegiate School
(Family and day) for a limited number of Bo*
68 EAST strim STREET. NEAV YORK CITY.
(Near Central Park.)
Tin* School prepares for College, Beirut 1
School* un.i Huslih’-m; is i .regressive and I lb
on gli. employing only experienced teaem’r*. “
the mi iioiutment - are excellent. In addition
chamc il Instruction and lunct•" are g .
Dnu. rag. Free Hand and MrcUank'ajaßalh
trlull {mill w ork < ’lrcuhir* or other jig l ’’”' ",
uuiv bo received by addressing the j l ”"'JP 4
K|,Mlllt K. PHILLIPS.
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