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to Street Bri ige Goods arc received
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fonns access to which Is now cry
osy as we have made decided lm
tovements by grading and a 11b
tfil use of clndeis
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and Invite you to call and see them
We have DrcssInR Cases from 73 cents
to 123 In hard nood plush and cellu
loid cases the latest designs Collar
and Cuft foojes In hart wood lino
leather nnd plush Manlcuro Bets
Gloo and Handkerchief Uoxes Shav
ing Cases Ladles and Gents Travel
ing Cases roll ups Cigar Cates
Card Cnses PocKct Books alth
Sterling Silver corners Fine Pctfumciy
In Cut Glass Plate Glass Photo
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lime of dentil
tsUlnilles sJi Ilooro Illlnds Mould
ing C > pre Cisterns
Ard All Kinds of Still Work at Prices to
Suit tho Times
Orders left at our offlco In tho Cotton
Exchange v111 receive prompt attention
Cotton 8 Geni Commn Merchants
Importers of
Ilmc Plaster Pre Brick Drain Pipe
Fa ng Tile etc HOUSTON TEXAS
rurullnre Carpet anil House Tor
nlshlnir Good
101 703 and 703 Main St Cor Cnpltol Ave
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WEhlesalo and recall dealers In
Sash loors Blinds ihlnjlesLumber
fcUHh Wolahti Ccril JUto
Agents for Heath Mllllsan Best Feint
Prulrls and Milam streets Hocsum
Dealer in
Seed Oats Millet Soad Corn Oats
Brn Kay and all kinds Feed
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ry CaMlngs and Itepar cpUol Blf le5hone No 4C
POR GALVESTON Leaves at 11 a m
International Route
ooltornoon 525 tho Intorua
train loaves at p m
U5n l ainl Urrat Northern foot of Congress street
y > Defends tho Oharaotor
Mf Snor Blount Also
Manda Polioy
Tltt IattrnalTax on Cigarette iBereaiaaIm
porliot reaiioa Deelilosa Kllgtrat
Strocg BpeeobOthcr Kt i
Washington December U The Ha
waiian question tv as itgnlli the subject of
an animated and Interesting discussion In
tho senate today Mr mounts report nis
clmractciized as containing not ono lino
of unvarnished truth by Mr rryc vhlle
Mr Vest of Missouri declared that vthllo
ho opposed annexation of tho Islands tho
restoration of tho queen by forco would be
an act of war
Tho resolution was offered toy Mr Hoar
calllnB upon tho president tor further In
formation on tho matter
The senate also listened with tho at
tention always accorded a venerable sen
ator to a tariff speech from Mr Morrill
uf Vermont
During tho Hawaiian debate Mr Fryc
said It was absolutely necessary that
there should be a complete official Inves
tigation of facts ttnd report made to the
penate Ho expressed the hopo that tho
committee on foreign telatlona would
inalto such an Invustlgaitnn Mr Fryo
thiti turned to Mounts report In his
judgment It was a most dangerous re
pot t
I affirm continued Mr Frye Mr
IJIount In that report has not written a
single unvarnished line of truth uor clven
xncunprejudlecd opinion nor rendered one
Impartial Juiigment
Mr 1ryo then entered Into a long eulogy
of eMlnister Stevens and said he had
reliable Information since he entered tho
senate this morning that tho purpose of
the administration to charge Sieving
party with tho corruption employed to
break iluwn the queens government nnd
establish tho revolutionary government
Mr Grny roijuiStrl Ml Frjcs author
ity for such a statement but the latter
snld he wns not nt lllvity to give It
Mr Vest then addressed the senate Ho
did not speak as nil advoculo or special
defender of tho administration hut ns an
Amcilcan senator nnd citizen J
that Is a majority must determine wheth
er the income tax will be special or gen
The cigarette schedule of tha customs
bin wns Increased today for tho pur
pose of allowing on Increase of Internal
revenue tax on cigarettes H la thought
the Increase will yield about llGM0M rev
enue from this source The internal tax
on cigarettes wns rnUed to llM a pound
to Uk effect July 11SM
Klliriirrii Stroutv Speech
Washington December 13 Mr IClUroro
made o strong argument ln tho commit
tee on coinage weights and measures
against reporting to the house tho free
sliver hill introduced by Mr Wand
Mr Tracy of New York ias opposed the
bill on tho ground that > t could not ho
pavscd and would only keep up the old
Mr Uland admitting the Impossibility
of passing such ft bill replied that wns
Just what he wished to do
Mr Kllgore sought tho mlddlo ground
and said the Introduction of a free coin
age hill now would do more harm than
good Tho cause of silver could only be
advanced by degrees and he favored soma
legislation which would strengthen tho
poltlon of silver llrst nnd gradually lend
It to a free coinage basis
Enst Tein Mnrslinlnlilp
Washington December U Tho East
Texas marshalshlp light Is becoming
warm and Interesting Tho latest nrrlvul
Is 1 K Uywatcrs also of Paris who Is
busily prcsentltur his attributes as a peace
preserver lie Is the third cundldato on
the ground
Mr Douglas of Husk who has been hero
for soma weeks and has Iiccn doing ef
fective work hud the Btari of his com
J H Williams Shep of Paris Is receiv
ing the active aid of exSenator Maxey
who seems to have come here for this
purpose only Ono cause of the general
mo nent ln the matter Is the resignation
of the present Incumbent to talm effect
In January The appointment Is cxpoctod
1 i
Cnpldil Itrlfts
Hlds for the timer clock and bell ln
the government bulldlnit at Dallas wcr
opened today nt tho treasury Tho lowest
hid n ns lrom the Seth Thomai Clock
company the cost J17Wt time four
Comptroller Eckles today received an
application from M C Iluiloy nnd A H
Tiller for tho organization of a National
Live Stock bank at Port Worth with a
capital slock of JSOOUOO
Ho also dcclured n dividend of SO per
cent on the city National bank of Brown
wood and El Paso National oank
Geo W Sloune who has been acting
as bank examiner In Texas for some time
has been transferred to Iown whence ho
originally cntne from
Illiinits Free Colntiire 111 11
Washington December U Tho house
committee on coinage weights and meas
ures has postponed nil consideration of the
Bland bill until the second Thursdny In
lion Mr lllnnd asked to have
grotud ho partisan malevolence which had lhe tlmc nxml for tnlll tIa vol
M > distinctly shown Itself in debnle Mr Kilsore of Tews enld that ho was
bo all his filcnd
Stevens might Frye
claimed for him but he Vest knew
Blount and deshed to state ln the most
public nnJ emphatic manner that n putcr
man publicly and prtvaUly never up
peared ln tho arena of American politics
He then took up the defense of Hlount
nnd In ttiong terms pointed out his storm
ing qualities Tho cilmo committed by
the president ot the United RUtten or
which ho has been threatened Willi Im
peachment was he did not favor tho an
nexation of the Islands If that constituted
crime Mr Vest declared that he himself
wna a criminal nnd so In his j ulgmeut
were a large majority of the American
The plain l suo before the American
people said Mr Vest Is whether wo
are to brenli down the traditional policy
of this country Inaugurated hy Wanning
Ion and carried out hv Jerfersnn Jack
son Buchanan and now hy Cleveland
Are we to deport from that police and
venture upon the great colonial s > stem of
the rontlnental piweis of Europi
The people of the United States said
Mr Vi ht want nn colonies Ah he under
stood the condition of affairs In Hawaii
tle provisional government Is the de facto
government nnd nny assault upon It by
nn armed force on the part of the United
Si ties or tvv other nvmirv to nn net
of war which can alono ho brought about
hy action of congress He did not ilmlot
tnnd that Orcshom mennt an armed force
would bo employed Ho was an eminent
Cinlmr to the Instrucllnns of Willis Mr
Vest said
If It should turn out that these In
structions were 10 restoro the ouecn hy
armed forco no ono would deprecate It
and none teslst tho doctrine more than
myself It would he nn act of war
Mr Vest closed by saying If he had the
power he would withdraw every shadow
of United states authority from the Ha
waiian Islands leuvlng the opposlnor ac
tions to settle the question of sovereignty
for themsclvc
snld he did not mean to nttack tho intcg
rlty of Mr Hluunl
The resolution was then referred to tho
commltlee on foreign affairs
Ml Morrill of Vermont then addressed
the senate on the tariff after which the
session adjourned
Tlio House
Washington December 13 In the nous
this morning Mr Hudson of Kansmi nsked
unanimous consent for consideration of the
senate bill granting tho right of way
a free colmigo man nud wanted to do nil
he could hut was not anxious to muko
any Ik Iter refold than he had This hint
that the hill was helng pnssed for record
caused Mr lllnnd lo say Hint If there
wns nny opposition nmong lhe freo coinage
men he would not pretend to press It and
the bill was then postponed
1 he > ireinc ionrt
Washington Deeembei 13 In the su
prenie court today the Texas and Pacific
Hallway company plaintiff In error vs
Adolf Vollt was nrmicil hy Ino T Dil
lon for plaintiff and submitted hy A 11
larlaud for defend mt Same plaintiff In
error vt Honry SuuinWn HubmlUml by
Jnu T Dillon for plnlntirf In error nud
James Turner for defendant Same plalnt
irr vb Henry Home uigned by Dillon nnd
submitted by C A Culberson
Antldplloii lllll fur Hiseiine
Washington Deemljei U llnnre tent
ative lleuth will probably Introduce sn
nntlopllon hill this aflernoon or tomor
row lhe lilll will practically the same
measure as passed the senate of tho Fifty
se onil congress oxeept some rates of
taxation mny be reduced In order that
It will not be 11 prohibitive mciisuie hut
plainly 11 levenue bill
silver Men lo Meet
Washington December IS The promi
nent silver leaders of the country will
meet here Tllday for two days confer
ence It Is pmposco lo raise n largo fund
and dovlse means for 1 looting a sllvei
majority In Mm Fiftyfontth congress
Pensions for 1csiiiik
Washington Decembei 13 Pensions
Mexican war total destitution mid dlsa
bllltv increase Hubert B Itsnkln Ennls
Itlehard O Forrest Parmcla Mexican
widow Melvlni Brown Chstllcld
The Ally Contest
Washington December 13 The contest
of W Ady Tor the seat in the sen
MrFije replied hrlcdy to MrJest nnil oecupIeu iy Martin 0f Kansas was
lljton up bJr 0 Benut0 committee on prlv
Holes and elections today
Tho Proposrd Guuttln
Washington December 13 Mr Holman
has declde < l to postpone the call for a
caucus until the tariff 1111 la completed In
cluding the Internal ravnuo features
Wcntlirr Infornuillan
The area of high piessuie which was
over the Mlssouil and Upper Mississippi
Indian Oklahoma Terrlto valley last night ha moved rapidly enst
through the
res to the Kansas Oklahoma Central I ward nnd Is mnvnsf off over the New
ton ghi An area of Ion
d Soulhvvestern railroad Ho objection inKhuil Suites
inevlne eastward from the
wns innde nnd the bill woa passed
Tho hill admitting Utah to Statehood
was passed without division by tho house
todny nt lhe conclusion of an unimportant
di hate The only amendment of Import
ance Incorpoated in the enabling act
was one by MrPowtrs of Vermont pro
hlbltlng jiolygnmy forever and another
hy Mr Wheeler of Alabama reducing to
onehalf lhe land granted the Stale for
common school purpose
Just before adjournment tho resolution
of Mr Hltt calling for the correspondence
In the Hawaiian affair amended so is
to Include tho extension of the rlod
covered by the correspondence to March
1819 at tho boglnnlnsr of Harrisons ad
ministration was taken uj > and passed
without delate
The Meyer resolution for the appoint
ment of a Joint committee to lnvo llr 4
the rank and pay and other questions re
luting to the personnel of the navy was
named in the morning hour Adjourned
The 1iirirr 11111
Washington December 13
nnd lommllti this
The ways
eiiiunK or
rccortfd to the
dered the new tariff hHI
house on Tusdav TuesJuy inominif the
majority will submit 0 the rum > Han
bill Is
memiwrs pus of Itrerort Tl
complete I 11 the cj Pr 1
Tha time of n cm si hrl n In th 1 mis
do 1 <
ha not bwu d r
n protaWy be resclusl before the holl
Vne Internal revenue ft uurcs 11 e now
tsne h fr 1
m1 mmp II at It
1 r tin
fv it ih I
nil r
111 hfort firthr v l in u
piessure Is
llotky Mountain pIU01u region The
temperature has ilsen generally over lhe
counlry west of Iho Mississippi river ex
iept along the Gulf coast and It has
fallen over the eastern portion of the
luuntry Partly cloudy to cloudy wcntlur
prevails over the Control valleys and the
West Gulf SUtcs
I < wul forecast for Texas for twenty
four hours ending at 13 midnight Decem
ber M
North Central Kast Southwest Texas
generally fair scanner
Coast DlstrlctBhowersi warmer
Municipal Corruption
Springfield Mo December Ullumors
have been flying thick rtnd fait for the
past few days of bribery In the city coun
cil over the iwird of a contmct for il i
000 tor th cly electric llghtlms The
rumors wji ronflnnad touljhl hy lhe
unest of Iteeil M Duval I represviltlnc
the Ouirk and Fort ISayne Electric Light
eoinpunles for lvlrg u bribe and Coun
cilman Wllburn for acieptlng he wime
Jloth niKii were uiralgnid and phidid
not guilty and were released on bond
Acquitted of Hie Crime
Pittsburg Kn Dsctmher 13 Wallaei
r urn nnd Cturle Itowhut two Plunlurg
men arrested upon susplolon of hrlrx < n
u e 1 In rubbing lhe HI IauIs jtid bjn
Francisco train and killing Express Sles
senner chapman n r Mound Valley
H 1 timber 3 hiue bin luquiltid Ulily
1 hul trn who runfr sd to compliIy in
On r11 y ulerit d to Itn ean
In the p < nltr ntur
Anf Opon Lottor Prom a Eoprosontn
tho of tho Provlilonal Gov
ennnont of Havratl
Thm ii Kcthlng Kavr Dlielcud si to the
EUUi la HanoluUEagland Wsnta
a He Treaty
San Francisco Cat Dcccnvbfr 1J By
tha stcAtner Oceanic which arrived today
ftum Honolulu thera camo mi open letter
to tJecrctary 3reaham by Charles I Car
ter ono ot the Hawaiian annexation com
mlkiilonerK In It ho takes Issue with
ucArly every statement ln tho recently
ptlhltihcil Grcsham letter Cat tor writes
on uuthorlty ot the provisional govern
ment After statins that he speaks be
causo Mr Thurstons position as minister
pruvenu the latter front speaking ha
goe on to reply lo twenlyscvcn pnrn
branhs In Grcchains letter
As to paragraph 1 a erring that tha
quoen nnnounceil the withdrawal ot tho
neve constitution Carter says tho queens
announcement was only mails after two
iluys of obstinacy during which sho saw
What popular Indignation had been cre
illed by her action In securing the pustmRe
ncls on her part which would he made
mora easy by the new
As to paragraph i Carter declares Hint
the conmilttoe ot public safety cionlod n
call uf her inajestya cabinet and citizens
Who opposed the uggiesslou ot Iho queen
As to paragraph J tho committee held
Missions almost without liiteirupilou un
til the proclaiming of tho provisional gov
ab to paragraph 4 oveiy member ot the
cabinet was a bono lido resident vvhosa
lnttrcsls wero at stuki and who had Iho
welruie of the uatlvcu at heart
Ab lo paragraph 0 Carter doubtn tho
veracity of ltB slatemonts hut aays while
Mr Stevens consented to allow llio cabi
net lu use the United Slates foices to
proservo peace when tho cabinet finally
clove to the queen and tho conimlttio ot
safety hucame 11 ruvoluuonnry body he
refused to give lhe committee any assist
As to pnjagraph C Cailcr ilcnlen any
preparations Indiciums that a prcvloun
understanding was mado for tho comfoit
of tho United Status troopj landid from
the vrnr ship
As to paragraph 7 Carter slates tho
fact lhat tluro was no sinister purpose
lit the llrst camps location ua shown by
tho troops Immodlalo removal to uimp
from the Uosioii They wctu simply glvun
the shelter available at llio lime
As lo paragraphs und no comments
aro made
> JMa4o parugrnph 10 Carter replies that
excitement nnd loosening
Mho quieting of
ot crime after tho tioops had landed
shows there was need for them The gov
ernment houso was not slezed whin llio
landing was made but ut 3 n m neit day
by the Bafcty committee Cnrter himself
being Iho llrst to enter No loslstanco
woa made ho says for he was present
nnd ho know nor was there any guurd
about the building when lhe building was
fecund The provisional government
piochimnllon was read and 11 guiuil cro
nted Tor It was well known and nflei
wards proved that Captain Wlltzo would
give the levuhltlonlslB no piutoollon lu
their work vvltli a guald of his Hoops
As to paragraph 11 Caller n > s tho
ptotnpl nrcepioneo of the provisional gov
ernment by all the fouign governments
ought to satisfy Oreshum nn to Its pos
session of power Uuiieiw Hie well liuiiwn
dlsugieciiiuit among lhe queen ndlienilts
allowed the need of a sirong hand
To paragraph 18 Carter Icplles thai
Slovens through nn officer of llio Boston
ascertained hy iho latieis personal ob
servation whether tho revolutionist war
In conttol bifaie ncognUlig their govern
To paragraph 13 Carter replies that the
queon patty yielded wllh only a velbnl
protest ami though ncosnlsed by Stevens
tho new government met a second refusal
hy Cupliiln Welue of a request for
Riinrds Yet lhe government was III able
to maintain Its position
To paragraphs II 15 and IC Carter re
plies hy tiling the fact lhat tho qucaus
cabinet and adherents refused to nllow
Marshal Wilson to oltack tho provisional
governments forces and then accepted the
situation with a verbal piotest already
noted tho mere acceptance of width by
the evolutionist with express denial ot
Its statements did not in any way ucl
oa an estoppel upon tho provisional govern
A lo paragraph 17 Cartel way tho quo
tation from Becretnry Footer was fccunty
and If taken In full Is in consistent with
the fact sought 10 be proved by II
A lo paragraph IS nnd 19 Carter ays
the annexation commission 17a not given
by Oridbam any opportunity lo miike a
statement TberoTmo their htalcments
could mil be nt variance with Ihn ov
deuce Riven In Blounts roirt
A to paragraph 30 Carter simply nslui
lhat Admiral Hklrrett lie given an op
portunity to say whether he over iwiv
ruthlessly condemned a oerlnhi naval
Paragraphs a and 22 are passed ovorjto
paragraph 23 Carter replies Hint as llio
provisional government remained In power
after two refusals ot lhe American mili
tary for aid lis wiMilines and llmldlly
nio not very apparent but miliar the
ilgbteomnes of their cause
A lo paragraph 21 that a majority ot
the eitlren ot Hawaii votlnjf under Hie
constitution of 1187 do not favor annexa
tion Carter replies that lhe statement
may bo true as to tho numbers but when
the Intelligence jind properly Interest nre
dealt with there Is no opportunity for
A to paragraphs 2S 2 nnd 27 disposing
of annexation and suge ulng ie duration
of nonarchy Carter simply regrets that
nellhi r Ortsluun nor Hioiint evi r g iv him
an opportunity lo iilu lhe unit of
revolution for though his own part wa
ln < nsplcuous he wh present at eveiy set
snd amply able to lve an accurate report
The statement Is dsnh 1 at the state
deportment To tho letter from blevens
it is said thei o response from
the secretary of sisto In Hie retard nt
nnv lime Jt Is claimed alio that these
llMit lies from htevens ran In relied
11 < 0 In nhow lhn < In had nn uiib rxtmd
Ini with ine Pudrrs of he jr iIxlonnl
government months before the revolution
Honolulu Ieeinber5 vU Hin Tumisio
1 id J i 1 tml r 1 ip r f niMhiu o anl < J
II 1 Mean 1 M a Ii hi i r 11 HI
minister of twelo and commerce of Ot
tawa Canada to address tin Honolulu
chamber of commerce Mr Howell was
accompanied hy Theodore Davlcs An ap
plication wan nmt Inado to President
Dole to use hhi lnflitenco to call the chain
b r of commerco together to listen to
Howells commercial propositions which
nro now known to have been sci l > oUlcnl
It was slgnll3inl that reporters Wero
excludwl from llio meeting and It was Im
possible to sot oft a report ot the meeting
by the AraYto hough Howell carries
with him tho verbal Import by his sec
retary which will probably ho published
upjn his arrival Bow ells speech con
sisted mainly ot nn appeal for
nld from the Hawaiian govirnmenl
to encourage tho CanadianAus
tralian ofcnmshlp Hue He told of tho
market In Canadai for Hawaiian products
and Spoke of tho necessity of cable com
munication lictvvccil Hawaii and Canada
nnd Australia Ho Mild ft conference would
he held next year in Canada on the subject
tird Invited lluwnll to nciid riprjwntntlvcs
Tho members ot tho cabinet wero seen
shortly after lhe meollng yestenlav morn
ing nnd even their guarded expression ot
opinion concerning lhe liilent nnd purpose
of Unwell proposition should lhe rest
scheme behind tho Ipeech ns reported
vi as preliminary to n proposal for n now
tirnty to be entered Into on the part of
Fnglilid through Canada nnd Hawaii
In nrtnvvcr to lhe correspondent ono ot tho
cabinet snld
Of course no proposition has yet been
made We have nothing befolc us but ll
Is not likely that wo will enter Into re
stenmer Arnwn both liavo been denied
of th United State Yes t nm Inclined
to believe the hand nnd Inlhicno of Eng
land are behind the proposal and that
tho proposal for n new trcnty before the
tlrno for the expiration of lhe rcrlproclty
trwtly with the United Slates 1 certnnly
believe Is because England Is Irylnir to
get In n foothold here
Tho rumor or disaffection In the gov
eminent heic which has been Bplnff around
for some lime proves upon Inqulty to
bo without uiimdnUon The policy of le
slstaneo In either Internal or external
of the lottery and opium bills and other j fore Ub received tha unnnlinaiis consent
of the government Although two npplt
cnllans have been mado by the Associated
Pi ess oorrospondent for 1111 Interview wllh
tho eviiueon since the nnlval of Ihu
latloiis unless forced to hv lhe attltuds
In each ctiM he Vim icfcrrtd to Unh
Inul Nowmann who seems now to be
tho sole advisor nnd dictator of llio ox
queen policy und nation
Yesterday evening tho town was rilled
with liintor that the exqueen was to bo
restored this morning lit 10 oclock Enter
It wna learned that the rumors hnd arisen
anions the unlive boat boys and wits
caused hy official visit In the muinlng by
United Slates Minister Willis to the llilt
Ish < miser Clmmplon nnd Bear Admiral
Irwin tr > the Japanese cruiser Nmitno
The lliliillttlin Airtlr
Vvnshlngtott Dec U The democratic
membeis ot the house inmmlUee on for
eign iiftalf states lhat he has been In
formed nt the tata department that two
letters sent by Blaine In Rteplitw were
mlselng and Hit Is delaying Iho Hawaiian
corrospondonco helnc nt to tho ennto
It Is said that tha ilepaitment want tho
letters as it Is hellftvod hi them Unit
Stevens was Instructed to favor tho an
nexation sentiment
1 > tirUy m alio Hou MauknUe Luvv II inaidir
Wachlnglon December 13 Tho follow
ing dls trh wa received by Iho navy
depot tmtmt lotlay
llnnolulu December i ia 1Tho pioivls
lonnl Ravernmwtt ha IMQ men under linns
The palace la prcparisl for defenaeIrwin
San Francisco Cnl Decemher IS
Among lhe passengers on the Oconnlo fiom
Honolulu wus 1 C Jones ermlnllci of
ilmiueo mult r the munarcliy and after the
involution onn of the piovlslimal Hovetn
inents supporter Jane Is > m hi way lo
Washington heiirlng olflduilt laloulnted
to dlspiove the Blatcment III Blount le
potl J II Toper eomiunnder of tho po
vNlomil forces 1 Bolle ineirhniit John
Eliirnellutli of Ino piovlsUmnl advisory
council OoorBo N Wilcox mliilsler of tho
Interior under the queen und Albert Wil
cox member ot the Icglshiiuie give such
testimony WH 111 HBAItD FltOM
Washlnglon Iiccetnbcr 13 Tho slnte do
pnrlnRnt lorliiy leeelved iidvlccn from
Mlnlslei Willis via tho steamer Oceania
at San Finnilseo It Is understood tun
the advice contained no Information or
Washington December 13 Than I not
much attempt by tho official of the navy
to conceal the satisfaction they ieel nt
Iho luin of ovents In Hawaii Tho navy
has been rnthe out of sympathy with tho
administrations policy and Urn dlsHiHlsfac
lloii wn Increased wllh th last nevvn re
Ilelnril Mllill l > > llt Sllll Bouril or
Albany N Y Dee nilier JJThe Hlnte
hoard ot cunvuasars today canvassed the
vote of Iho Stale and declared the name
of the elected Btato officer lejllslulurc
and delegate lo Iho coimlltuilonnl Con
vention A returned Iho eenalo tands
Jttpiihllcuns 10 Icmocrat 13
Aasemhly llepiihlleans 71 democrats
Constitutional ConvontlonIlepiibllcnni
DO democrats 00
Muynard for court of appeals was boat
en by 101WI vote
For secretary of slate Palmer republic
an hs 31481 plummy Iho total vole
was JHMW lHilmor received OtSOM
Meyer B0 l The oth r icpiibllcaii Stale
candllale wete elected hy pluralltle
ranging from 36006 down
Miindiiy CIosliiu Cme
Kansas City Mo December 13 Judge
Slaver In the district court tills afternoon
dissolved the Injunction granted last weol
restraining jioaco offlcei of Itonsa City
and Jatkson county from intoifeiing with
lhe barbers ut the Midland hotel on Ihn
grounds that the civil court tould not In
terfere with the criminal officer Munn
Ker Hmlth of the Midland thereupon an
nounced Unit hi barber uliop In Iho hotel
would Ik closed Sunday All appeal tothu
supremo court will be mado
llu Trlnl if rlmuKHler
Portland Ore Heconiber 13 In the
smuggler case today the confculiiff
Lonsplrator llluul lestlfled that on dlf
feient oteusion he paid O J Maulkey
United Htate special ng nt various sums
a bribe Blum leslllleil that Collector
Li tan ret elved CO apiece for the Chinese
landed lhat Deputy Collector C II Car
dinal also received a part of the 10
which Blum suys hi lompany raielvod
for bringing each ot Iho Chinese Into thU
lllnrkiiinllirs Arrcslcil
Denver 1 olo Duimber 13 Tho n
Owen alias Hehlle 1iane und W J I Clb
ton wile an < td In lm Frani lcu today
b inr vvild hire on tho lurge of ob
tiinlng I jinx frin AIu J JS Hnell by
blackmail Mr Wood gave Owen lhe
money to frustrate uu aliened plot to hld
nup Inr daurfhter und then he told hi
I hi I lilll 1 mo of the plotti rn and mud
I 1 In lb m bIi was ui V urnpll e In III
Tho Brazilian Mlnlstoi Says the Lon
don Times Underestimates Pros
idont Polxotos Army
TU Oilman Oh nollor 8 jt tt Ii i Att
SnQclent to Tut Down Anarokr
r < relga Btiad
Waahlnoton December 18 In an Inter
view today Minister Mtrdoncn ot llrattl
snldi Instead ot having only COCO men an
tho London limes cable states President
Fclxoto has lH0to men at Wo well armed
drilled mill equipped Tho iumcmiitUous
reference to their helng untrained tnUlRl
tos ntid negtocn might ho applied to thu
heroic rrniilsiMi which defended Nlchle
roy throe mouths Thai garrison was
made up of about eighty mulntloi and yet
they drovo oft the rebel Iron clad and hld
the town If elirhly mulattos did this for
Nichleroy It ean bo Judged what sort ot
defciuo President PelxOlo < an make with
111000 of the same class ot lighters
Tho minister has received n calilo fiom
the West Indlca which show that the
explosion on tho sleanlft America wus en
tlrcly accidental The ship will be ready to
proceed hy tlio end of tho wcelc
llerUo Viiiit 11 Vessel
WnshlnKton December 11 Tho navy Ue >
psrtmcnt received tho following dlspntch
ltto do Jimclro December 13 In tho last
dispatch Consul Brrlco at lernambuco
wnulod a vessel tui a precautionary mean
nre martial law having been declared
but all is Mulct
s Signed Picking
The anchorage set apart for merchant
vessels lies between tha lalaild of Encha
dos and Iho city which would explain the
dispatch ot ycstenlnv Unit vessels had
been requested to change their anehuritMt
The dispatch Indicates Hint firing has
again commenced and fortification of the
combatant nro near enough each other
for hot wnili
Washii gloti December J3 The state de
partment han received the following from
Captain Picking
llio do Janeiro December 13 Copas
Island and EnchailnB aro III possesslun ot
Admiral Dlitannl the Insurgent com
mandant The former I well fortlllcd and
continually firing upon the custom house
and nuvnl arsenal with email arms
Ihlenos Ayrus Dec 13 Admiral Mal
ic nngshlp Aquldihan is again block
ailing Ulo do Jamlro Cominunlcntlon be
tween hind njid ahlpplng In llio hay has
been stopped
Lcndon December 13 A dispatch to
the Time from Lisbon any tho ulcnm
ship Nllei which left ltto do lunch0 lit1
cimlur C him ntrlved ut Pcrimmbue
brlngliig Iho new of the nrrcil of the
crew of llio French iilenmcr Diruhbi
Advices sny lhe crew was ordered shot
wllhout n Illal nlthough there wns no
proof that they Intrmleil lo Join tho In
siiigenla under Mtllo Incensed ut the
Injustice of sentence the condemned Bail
ors at the moment of execution cried In
ono voices Long llvn Alelln Tills pio
dticed such an impression Hint llii > cnv
ernineiit troops lu llring t tho Imrly
tried not to hit tlio prisoner und only
flvo wr killed The oldler were 111
dered to file again hut refused to do
so The remainder if the IJnrahybnH
crow vveie tlurefor Imprisoned The pub
lic was shocked nt Iho Itruliillty of tin
sentence Imposed upon Ilia suitors and
greatly Incensed against President jvix
olo Jhe sleamer Daraliyha Is lhe piop
city of Cnmptgulo ChnrErfers lteutils
The rreiily Adilel
Berlin December 13 In tho rilrhatug
lodny Iho trimly of commoico between
leimany rind lloiimnnhi wa ndopted by
18b lo 166 The vote is regarded more fa
vorably lluiii was nxpecled Chnnrellur
Von Cnptivl In a foiclbla speech for th
rejection of the treaty ald It would se
riously ilnmaR Hi prestige of iho govern
ment nnd empire mid Ihn whola economic
life of the country would auffor ui lerman
hnsbnndry could not provide fur thu year
ly Incronso of 00000 population
Tlio lliinsen Trial
Edinburgh Decemher J3 ln the Mansen
mutder trial today two witnesses novo
Imporiiiiit ovldenco for tho defense The
fir John Hlevens tigent of the Ardln
lntnil iiatiite said that It was his opinion
lhat the iun which killed Hamhioiigh wus
illiclmrgisj ivKldii a half hut rid length
of Ilia lleulnmiiit and ho lestltled lo > hav
ing seon UnmbroiiRli separate himself
from Mcnsoii nud Scott nbout five minutes
before tho shot vva fired In Jlambrouglis
Ilenvs AVrnlher Experienced
linden December 13 Dlspatrho from
iueenslown say coast vessels which nro
arriving rtiwrt having oxpetlencod ttrrlhlo
wealhtr hi thu chunnel Tlio mourner Ma
jestic of tho White Star line was due lo
arilvo tit Qubcnstown hy iiildulght but
sho has not hoen jeiioillsl and Is supposed
to liuve run dlrelTlo Liverpool
War licit of 11 Dynamite Plot
Madrid December 13 The civil gover
nor uf Vnllnilollil has received a letter
warning him that mi attempt will he
mado to destroy Ilia public buildings nud
residences at the wealthy wllh dynamite
Anollier Amirrhlnt Arrrsleil
Ilnrrtlona Decemher 13 Another an
archist has been arrested for complicity
In the tjoinli ihroivliiK ouiruiro In thu Luce
theiitir lie denounced the woman now lu
IRvh fl
UM barrel fine two tra Kentucky
Whlelry for Bale lit bondti
rromMutoeJc r
Wm b king 00J
Wholesale Llnuor on CI ar Dealer
Ilouslon TKXA
prison with whom be formerly lived Fly
bomb With fuses attached have been
found In a garden In the nlley called
Callo do Trafalgar Tho unexplodcd bomb
fornd In lttce theater ha been found to
contain dynamlle mixed with chlorato ot
Important Discoveries Klnile
Pari December 13Tho police earclie <
the residence of ahl Ilcclus a nephcwotf
the eminent Keosrapher Jncaues Fliso
Ileclus nnd cltM Imbortnnt leMurs showi
Inrt that ho wns In constant communtcA <
Hon with anarchist lender and Blvlnu thu
pollco Jnfonoatlon tt n most setlod
The Jiuts Vdequnle
U rln December l3 > t an official din
ner this evening Chancellor Von Cnprtvl J
referred to the bomb murage In ithe r
French chamber rxjireasuin the opinion
that tha present InvvffTvere ndequato to
deal with nnarchlotn In 0 > rmnny
Will Trnnstcr Them
Berlin December is The executive com
mittee of tho German And Slav eocloty
has decided to transfer nil nt Its under
takings with Dr Peter ond steamers nna
stations on X nho ArIctorla a the jMnplro
Killed by nn llxplnslnn
London December IS A fain powder ex
plosion tooH place today at Wnltham
Abbey One person was killed and nlno
wero fatally injured
FiirelBrn Brief
Belgrade December 13Dcries lale pre
mier of Bcrvla Is dead
Capetown December IS The report tit
the capture ot King Lobeneula Is Incor
Tho Post llnlletlu tJlli WIintlVtlTf
Trntisplru Till D > TlironajU
out Hies COiiiury
N1SW YOUKTwo ticket nro nowposU
ed nt the Union League club for the elec
tion of a nomination committee to take
place today Neither represents any 1st
sue hero tialng nuno and it Is probable
that etch will hr partly successful The
llrst mie posted bore tlm name of Hanlel
F Appleton Colonel H V 11 Cruger
Thmnas C Acton Donald JlclCay Ul r
enoo S Day und WlllUnx H Fuller lhe
other has these unmra nn It Colonel
Thomas L Inmeo Thomai Denny A p
Juilllard Ixivvcll Lincoln l rinzoW nod
house W Hull Wlckhom nnd W H llol
ilster Little Inicrest in taken lu Iho elec
tion ana comparatively row votes will b < >
cast The committee will tenomlniito all
tho oflleers Who nro willing to servo tho
club longer jetioriil Hoitieo Porter wjlt
ugiun bo chosen president
IinitLINTho two French fplea svlio
were urrestcd at Kiel Willi planH and
philiogrnphs nt tlermnn defenses In th IP
liustesHon will be tried nt Jelple this
dnv Both have tonfesHil Uieir buUC
and aslieil lhe emperor to pardon them
but his mnjestv linn dnclded that ho Can
nut take any action until the pijnuners
shall hnve been convicted At the thno
of their nrnwt the accused wete pretend
ing that they were yuchlamen on a pleas
ure cruise They arrived at Kiel on tho
jucht insect
MILWAUKEE Wl A Illhle confer
ence lu Which the Protestant rlcrirymen
from Chicago Mllwnukee nt 1uil nud
many other Northwestern cllle xvill tako
part Uglna here todny Among th most
prominent present will he tho llevs V
It Hutpnr Ill I > president o the tltil
veisliyot Chicago It V Wcldner llvan
celiul Iullienin Seminary ot Cldi icn
nnd Profwsor W 11 Wfllhims ct the
Wisconsin State university
SAN FIUNCISCOrCAl After n lealel
poMponemqiitJi this has hoeii iv h
court ot Oregon n the dnte for lh uh
of the Oregon Pnclflij r Hruad y item
Tim nurcliaerr will he required to d iwiMt
Won noil In cash or cerilfled check Nr >
news ha been received lately as to r h
will ho lie priSBlulfl pmeliasers ot tho
road hut Millionaire lllalr l < silll In tho
field with ihu Kuiithern Pnclllo 11 cloiu
NAHUV1LL17 Teiin The Engineering
Assoolnilon of the South composed of
the lenflng tlvll cnginerrn of thu South
ern Stales meets ln annual pension to
day Tha present secretary Is V O
TOLWDO Ohio Poledo will entertain
the Northwestern Ohio Medical nsocta
lion today nnd tomorrow Tho ivtmtt
tlon will open nt 1 oclock this nffinoan
In tha Young Mens Christian association
NI3W VOltK Secretary of Wnr la
ment and Secretary ot Agriculture Alorrm
wll otleivl the annual dinner ot tho
Union College Alumni iiewoclnttn nt tha
Hotel Wuidort hero HUB evenln
PlTTBIJUnrt Pa Angelo Vappa one
ot the murdereni of Frank Helmstolter
Is in i luingrd today between tho hours
nf 10 a in and I p m Tho erimo wa
committed July Jtoj
Tha Cleveland
Poultry ail I jet Slock nsocutlon opens
Its annual show hern today Preihlcnt
Albert Allen makes tho opening address
NKW VOUK The annual meeting of
the stoelthuldnr of the Atlanllo and Ps
eldc club will ho held ln Nntf York thLs
N1CV OULFANflTrt Tho annual con
ferenco qf tho Methodist Kplscopil church
South opens at Horner Ia today
BtrAIUBYILTVn Pn The FlftyseVenth
Pennstlvama will hdd It annual reunion
here today
i 1 1
Arrcslcil for Forircry
Ciiattanocgr Tenn December 13 Col
onel George It Illcc lnt conlractlhif
freight ngent of tlio Cincinnati bouthern
road formerly prcldoit of a rnlhoad ler
mliiallng ut IJlinhn N Y wn urreae d
this afternoon rhnrtrexl with forslnrf tho
jinme Of prominent merchnnt to note
vhlrli ho iIlsrounliil Hfs rrlnnds clilni
Hint hi mind ha been unbalanced for
Homo lime
lhe Mayor Trlnl
Now York December liIti b Mjiyer
irurder trial today lrofesjnr Dorcmu
of Bsllevu coiiejjo told of htvjnir cx
omlmxl the vital organs of Brant
for poiMIi nl of udln horn arsenic
nnd anlfmony In lhe at maclb thefa b
lns flvo tfrnlns of tho latter and a smiU
quantity ot ths former
TI1011111 Do Wolfe
Columbus Uil December ll TUomiia
DeWolffe died at Ida resldonc ln lhs Wty
tonight nrjod HI In 1UI ho cslabipticd the
Hun now the KnqulrerHun
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