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HEW YEAR'S MERRY SPORT
'SKATING, CURLIXG, BOWLING AND
. BILLIARDS.
Day GIVEN to PLEASURES.
£tl;;erton Rink Devoted to Skat
ing for Record*— lee Poor and
No Records Broken — New
Rules to Purify the Harvard
Sports— How New Year's Was
Enjoyed.
The skating races at Edgerton rink,
tinder the auspices of the Minnesota
Athletic club, were witnessed by a large
crowd, numbering probably fifteen hun
dred to two thousand people. The ice
was not in best of shape on account of
Varm weather, and the time made In
the several events was especially good.
The first race was between Charles
llotf and O. OUon. This was won by
the former in 7:0>: : ,. the distance being
two miles. Olson fell on the first lap,
thereby practically losing the contest at
the start, as Hoff • was fully bis equal,
and Olson ejuld not regain the lost
ground.
The sec.ond event was a boys' race of
a mile, and was won by Oluf Johnson.
Time, :'»:-ll i-b. Then followed a mile
race between William Martin and
Auston Lee. Martin had a bad fall on
the second round, and this save Lee an
advantage which won the contest for
him. Lee won by about fifty feet in
3:2ls£. As 11. ,1. Overbye did not ap
pear to skate against 11. I). Smith, his
place was taken by Louis Johnson,
who made a very pretty struggle at one
mile. Smith was too fast for Johnson,
however, and won by about l.*>o feet, his
time of 3:07 3-5 being the best at the
distance made during the afternoon,
and being better by two seconds than
any previously made by Smith. The
three-mile race between Bird and
JSeneibe was a hot one. The men skated
nearly even for two miies, but
Scheibe was in better condition, and
on the last mile gained about 125 feet.
Setieibe won the race, going the three
miles in 9:24%, which is by far the best
time ever made in this vicinity, and
next best to Johnson's state record.
There were several trials asraiust time
at one-half mile and one mile. Frank
Crawford went a half mile in 1:35. with
out pace makers. Ed Pannell covereu
the same distance in I:2B>£, and A. D.
Smith then tackled it, and succeeded in
making it in 1:26^, which is within 4)£
seconds of the last American record.
J. Davidson then tried a mill, and low
ered his best previous records by about
two seconds, going in 3:13.
The afternoon's sport was about the
best that iias ever been seen it St. Paul,
and the large crowd was well pleased.
The races were run off promptly, com
mencing exactly at 2:30 p. m. The in
tervals between contests were short.
Fritz Luhr acted as clerk of the
course, ami Dave Waliblom as starter.
There were tour timekeepers for each
event.
NEW YEAR'S CURLING.
£ome Very Good Games Played
Yesterday.
Last night curling matters were espe
cially lively. The following are the
rinks that participate<Land their scores:
J. Dick, J. Cunningham, Dr. White,
D. McMillan, skip -12: J. Sharp, J. B.
West, Frank -McCarthy, Tom Scott,
skip— 7.
Bart Culliton, John Smith, 11. G.
Baker, W. A.Cameron, skip— 22; J. Me-
Ginms, W. L. iioatson, J. P. Adamson,
J. McCutcheon, skip— lo.
Alex Cameron, William Cameron, W.
A. Cameron, A. P. Cameron, skip— ll;
K. B. Borus, A. Carson, Dr. White, D.
McMillan, skip— 9.
S. McKey, B. McPherson, B. Culliton,
.1. l\ Atlamson, skip— lC; G. T. Withy,
B. Armstrong, L. D. Finch, J, Haigh,
skip— lo.
Dr. White, J. P. Adanison. J. G.
Ilinkel, G. O. Nettleton, skip— 2; Allan
Black. D. C. Murray, W. A. Cameron,
Dr. Carson, skip— lT.
M. Bend, T. Landlord, R. B. Burns,
T. K. Baker, skip.— 9; O. O. Sage. (i. T.
Withy, Will Snowdeu, Charles Carson,
fckip,— o.
DOBBS CHALLENGED.
James SlcElroy Aspires to Contest
With Him.
The following challenge to box a lim
ited number of rounds or to have a t:o
toafinisn has been issued by James
McElroy to Bob Dobbs, who bested
Tommy Murray last week at the Twin
City Athletic club in Minneapolis:
McElroy challenges Dobbs to fight at
14,-j to 150 pounds for a stated number of
rounds or to a finish, for a purse and
a side bet if desired. The contest to
take place at any time Dobbs may
desire.
McElroy Is said to be a clever man
•with his mitts, having knocked out
Fitzpatriek at Brainerd in two rout.ds
last week. To show that the Fitzpatrick
is a good one it might be stated that he
bested Dick Moore at the Market hall in
this city in four rounds some time ago
and that that contest was to have been
for six rounds but was stopped in the
fourth and the contest awarded to
iitzpatriek.
WINNING LAUKELS.
Dick Moore tioina: to the Front
in Boston.
A letter received by Jack Merchant,
formerly one of Dick Moore's managers,
from Boston, states that St. Paul's
favorite young iitrhter is coming on
splendidly in the Beau City, and sdves
the information that he bested Ed
Hoach, an Eastern cracker jack, In four
rounds. The Boston Post, in reporting
the fiKht, said that Dick could have
whipped his man in the first round had
he so desired, and that when he did
knock him out in the fourth it was
really the first time that he attempted
to strike a bard blow. All the Boston
papers comment highly on Dick's prow
ess as a lighter, and say he is one of the
coming stars. Dick writes further that
he will have articles signed for a match
With Al (ire>ji:ains in a few days, and
that he expects to make the fiaht of his
lile iv that battle.
At the Auditorium Rink.
A large crowd of skaters gathered at
the auditorium rink yesterday after
noon to see the barrel race, wliich was
won by Andrew Grant after a hard
Btruegle. The prizes for fancy skatiuir
vere awarded m follows: Mrs. W J
2soble was awarded a line bottie of per
Awarded Highest Honors-World" s Fair.
The only Pare Cream of Tartar Powder.— No Ammonia- No Alum.
Used m Millions of Homes— 40 Years the Standard
turnery for best lady skater: Mr. Noble
a pair of skates for best gentleman
skater; Miss Ida Fisher, a silver basket
for best girl skater: A.'Burgerie; a sea
son ticket for best boy skater; Miss
Belle Oakes and A. Kingsley, a box of
confectionery for best couple skaters.
Next Friday the above rink will nave a
grand carnival masquerade, and a num
ber of elegant prizes will bo ottered.
Game Deferred. ■•-.
On Thursday night the Wabasha. and
Lafayette bowling clubs were scheduled
to play a match game in the Foley tour
nament, but for some reason the Wa
bashas could not conveniently arrange
to play that night. Mr. Foley will try
and arrange the matter with (.'apt.
Goode, or the Lafayettes, as to when
these two clubs can meet.
Benefit SKate.
At the Broadway rink this evening
there will occur at 9 o'clock a three-mile
race between Charles ilatry and Jack
McAllister for the benefit of the relief
association. This is a worthy object, and
a large crowd should turn out to see the
boys skate.
NEW ATHLiKTIC RULES
To Purify Harvard Sports Go
Into Effect.
Cambridge, Mass., Jan. I.— Today
the new athletic rules which are to pu
rify Harvard athletics went into full ef
lect. They are the final product of
many years' work by old Harvard
coachers and men who are the leaders
in her athletics. The new rules apply
with equal severity to football, base ball
and all track athletics. For years it has
been argued by other colleges that pro
fessionalism creeps into Harvard ath
letics and is let go unmolested by the
captains because the ineligible men
are stars. Now the primary pur
pose of the rules going into ef
fect today is to thoroughly purify all
individuals and team athletics from any
tinge of professionalism. These rules
are drawn up and signed by Bertram G.
Waters and George A. Stewart, and
take effect Jan. 1, 1594. Id defining the
term amateur, the new rules say no
students shall be allowed to represent
Harvard university in any public ath
letic contest, either individually or as a
member ot any team, whether before or
since entering the university shall have
engaged for money in any athletic com
petition, whether for a stake or a money
prize or a share of the entrance fees or
admisoion money; or who shall have
taught 01 engaged in any athletic exer
cise or sport as a means of a livelihood.
Aijaiu. in speaking of boua fide stu
dents, no one shall be allowed to repre
sent Harvard in any public contest,
either individually or as a member of
any athletic team, unless he intends to
be throughout a college year a bona fide
member of the university, takine a full
year's work. A student who is dropped
for neglect of his studies into a lower
class shall be debarred takine part
in intei-coileghtte contests until
the end of tlie next academic
year, until he is permitted by the
faculty to rejoin his class. No one
hereafter entering the university who
is not a regular student in the college
or scientific school and no regular
student in either of these departments
who has ever played in an inter-collegi
ate contest npon a class or university
team of any other college shall play
upon a Harvard team until he has
resided one academic year at the uni
versity, and passed the annual examina
tions upon a full year's work.
Os the time limit there is this regula
tion. No student, whether he has rep
resented one or more colleges, shall
take part in the inter-collegiate contests
for more than four years; and this
period shall begin with the. year in
which as a plajer upon a university
team he first represented any college",
In reckoning these four years, any year
of probation and any year lost to a stu
dent by illness shall be excluded. By
these rules many Harverd star athletes
will be thrown out of playing the re
nininder of this year. Especially will
it weaken the basebiiil team.
MITCHELL KKIDPS MUM,
And Xo One Knows What He
Will Ho.
Jacksonville, Fla.. Jan. l.— Steve
O'Donnell and Jim Hall, who assist in
training Mitchell, passed through Jack
sonville today en route to St. Augus
tine, where the Englishman is quar
tered. Fred Taral, the well-known
jockey, also arrived. Gov. Mitchell
passed throuh Jacksonville this morn
ing en route to Tallahassee, the state
capital, but while here he let drop
no hint as to how he proposes
to stop the fight if Judge Call decides
that glove contests are not illegal in
this state. - There was a story current
in sporting circles today that the man
agers of the athletic club had inside
information that the governor would
look to Sheriff Broward. of this county,
to stop the tight, and if he fails wouid
suspend him from office. The story is
of a piece with others floating around.
The truth is, everything is uncertain,
for nobody Knows* what Gov. Mitchell
will do. save the governor himself, aud
he is not divulging his plans.
COLUMBIA WINS.
End of the Inter-Collegiate Chess
Tournament.
New York, Jan. I.— The inter-col
legiate chess tournament resulted in a
victory for Columbia, who won both of
her games today from Princeton. Har
vard also won both games from Yale.
The games resulted as follows: Prince
ton (Roberts) vs. Columbia (Hymes).
Sicilian defense. Columbia won. in 53
moves. Harvard (Spaulding) vs. Yale
(Ross), Rue Lopez. Harvard won in 34
moves. Princeton (Ewinp) vs. Colum
bia (Libnire, queen's gambit ''?clined)
Columbia won in 25 moves. Harvard
(Hewins) vs. Yale (Skinner), French de
fense. Harvard won in 4S moves. The
final and total score of the colleges
stands: Columbia, 8)3 ; Harvard, 7;
Yal?, 5; Princeton, 3;^ Hymes, Co
lumbia, and Hewins, Harvard, have
made the best individual scores, neither
having suffered defeat.
Great Wrestling Matches.
St. Louis, Jan. I.— There is a strong
probability that in the near future St.
Louis lovers of the sport will see some
of the best wrestling matches ever on
the boards. Max Luttbeg and Barney
McFadden have agreed to have a bout
Greco-Roman style with strangle hold
allowed, but no other details are yet
agreed on. Martin Muldoou. who last
night lost his handicap match with
McFadden, is to have a regular Gireco
rumaii match with McFa;lden. and will
also have a bout with George Bautiste.
Fancy Billiard?.
Cixcixxati, Jan. I.— Jake Schaefer,
the world's champion billiard player,
his brother Charles and VV. A. Spinks
THE SAINT PAUL DAILY GLOBE: TUESDAY MORNING, JANUARY 2 18.*
spent New Year's day at the Elm Street
club in this city, where Schaefer and
his brother gave an exhibition of fancy
billiards in the evening. The entire
party will remain hero during the week.
Made a Monkey oi Stroiiß.
\kw Bkdfokd. Mass., Jan. 2. — George
Strong, the so-called Denver Cyclone,
and Patsy Downey, of this city, fought
a siz-round contest for a purse of sev
eral hundred dollars. Downey urade a
fool ot the cyclone, although thu latter
outweighed him twelve pounds.
JUDGE BENNETT DEAD.
Was to Have Taken His Seat To
il ay.
Pierre, S. D., Jan. l.— Hon. John
Bennett, presiding judge of the state
supreme court, died last night of heart
failure. He was last November re
eleeted by a large majority to serve for
six years, and was to take his seat to
morrow. The remains were taken to
his home at Clark today by a special
train. Judge Bennett was born in
Genesee county, New York, on March
IS. 1533. In 185.2 he removed to Illinois,
and assisted in raising the Thirteenth,
Thirty-fourth and Seventy-fifth regi
ments of Illinois volunteers, was elected
lieutenant colonel of the Seventy-Fifth
Illinois and promoted to colonel.* After
the close ot the war he was appointed
judge advocate in the regular army,
with jurisdiction over Mississippi and
Arkansas, and was afterwards elected
judge of the first circuit court of Ar
kansas, and afterwards to the supreme
bench of that state. In 18S3 he removed
to Dakota, and in ISSU was elected to
the supreme bench.
Hukon, S. L)., Jan. I.— The Dakota
eommandery Knights Teinpiar, at Hu
ron, joined Gov. Sheldon, the Grand
Army members and Knights Teinpiar
who came from Pierre today with the
remains of Judge John E. Bennett, of
the stats supreme court, who died at
Pierre late Sunday night, the last day of
the year, also the last day of his first
term. He was re-elected to succeed
himself. Many attorneys and promi
nent men were at the depot when the
special train arrived and departed for
Clark, S. D., his home.
MRS. LEASE VVIL.L BE THERE
And Make a Fight Before She Is
Ousted.
Topkka. Kan., Jan. I.— Mrs. Lease
today employed Judge Doster to assist
Eugene Hagau in prosecuting her suit
against the governor. The first blow in
the courts will be struck by Messrs.
Hagan and Doster tomorrow morning,
when they apply to the supreme court
for an injunction preventing J. W.
Freeborn from attempting to take Mrs.
Lease's p!ace on the board. The pro
ceeding would have been instituted to
day but for the tact that New Year's
day is a legal holiday. Mrs. Lease
leaves tomorrow morning for Olathe to
attend the meeting of the board. This
meeting was to have been held at Win
field, but the place was changed by
order of Mrs. Lease. The matter was
afterward brought to the attention of
Gov. Lewelling. The governor immedi
ately telegraphed to the members that
Mrs. Lease was no longer connected
with the board, and instructed them to
pay no attention to her orders. Mrs.
Lease last night, however, stated there
would be a full meeting at Oiathe to
morrow.
JOINING THE CROWD.
Eight Papers Mate Contracts
With the Associated Press.
Philadelphia, Jan. I.— Six leading
daily papers in Philadelphia— the North
American, the Philadelphia Inquirer,
the Press, the Times, the Evening Bul
letin, and the Philadelphia Democrat
today severed their relations with the
United Press, and have become full
members of the Associated Press, and
will hereafter publish Associated Press
news. Every newspaper in Philadel
phia, with three exceptions, to which
has been given the opportunity of per
manently securini' the news of the As
sociated Press, has availed itself of that
privilege and has withdrawn its patron
age from the United Press.
New York, Jan. I.— The Providence,
R. 1., News, and th« New Bedford,
Mass., Journal were added today to the
circuit of newspapers in New England
taKins the full leased wire day retort of
the Associated Press.
A $100.00 Check
Will pay tiie cost of a two weeks' trip to
Hot Springs, Ark., and return, includ
ing all necessary expenses. Tickets,
sleeping car bertns. meals en route and
board at the Eastman. Park or Arling
ton hotels, at the Hot Springs. If you
are contemplating such a trip, this ex
cursion will save a neat little roll. It
is to start from St. Paul and Minneapo
lis January 23, 1594, via the Minneapolis
& St. Louis Ry. (Albert Lea Route), go
ing via St. Louis and the Iron Mountain
route. A manager will accompany the
party and look after their comforts.
Through sleepers and dining cars. The
railroad tickets will be good for ninety
days, so that if any of the parties tb
this excursion desire to prolong their
stay they will be at liberty to do so.
Accommodations should be engaged as
far ahead of the date of excursion as
possible. Address any agent of the
Minneapolis & St. Louis Ry., or
C. M. Pratt, G. T. <te P. A.,
Minneapolis, Minn.
Grangers Are Gathering.
Hastings, Neb., Jan. I.— Alliance
hosts are gathering for the annual meet
ing of the state Farmers' Alliance
which will convene tomorrow. There
promises to be inuchof interest in the
discussion. The great effort will be
made to secure harmony in the Alliance
by turning clown some of the present
leaders and thus euding the factional
fizhts they represent. Along with the
Alliance meeting will be the session of
the Reform Press association and the
conference of the leaders of the Peo
ple's party. Plans for next summer's
campaign will be laid.
Embezzlers Caught.
Bai.timokk, Jau. I.— Sheriff Mat
thews, of Tacoma, reached this city
today with requisitiou papers on Gov.
Brown for Samuel H. Hart and Frank
A. Dinsmore, lecently president and
cashier, respectively, of the State Bank
of Buckley, Wash. Hart is charged
with the embezzlement ot foo,oou, and
Dinsmore with embezzling $500.
Scaled the Prison Walls.
Jeffebson City, Mo., Jan. 1. -
Joseph Rice, n convict sent up from St.
Louis for four years, this morninc
reached the conclusion that he would
turn over the proverbial new leaf. To
attain the desired start he scaled the
great penitentiary walls some time be
tween 4 and G o'clock, aud forsook his
associates without a pang of regret. The
authorities are searching for him, but
with little prospect of success.
Nominated Candidates.
Albany. N. V., Jau. I.— The Repub
licans and Democrats at their caucuses
tonight nominated candidates for legis
lative offices. The Democrats nomi
nated William iulzer tor speaker of the
assembly and Jacob A. Cantor for presi
dent pro teui. of the senate. The Re
publicans nominated George K. Malthy
for speaker and Senator Saxtou for
president pro tern.
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Big Gold Find.
Cripple Cheek. Col., Jan. I.— Ore
which assays from .*4.80J to $5,000 per
ton was found today in the Free Coinage
mine in a cross cuttimr from the bottom
of a shaft 175 feet in fli'ptli. The Free
Coinage is located cast Of, the Burns on
.Bull mountain.
ACCUSED IIKK HUSBAND.
Mysterious Murder Case About to
Bo Cleared Up.
Toi.kdo, 0., Jan. I.— An arrest was
made in Peru, Ind.. this morning, which
may clear up the most mysterious mur
der ever committed in this city. On
December '20, 1884, Mrs. Gottleib Stahl,
who kopt a saloon at the corner of
Monroe and Fourteenth streets, was
murdered and robbed of SI, 100. The
crime was committed between the hour*
of 2 and 4 o'clock in the afternoon. A
reward of $:2,000 was offered for the
conviction of the murderer, and al»
though many suspects were ar
rested, despito strenuous efforts .
to the contrary, all were acquitted.
Yesterday morning the chief of police
received a message from Mrs. George
K. Kohler, Peru, Ind., asking if the re
ward was still offered foi the murderer
of Mrs. Stahl, and that she had "proof
and the man." Upon her information
her divorced husband was arrested, and
both were brought to Toledo this even
ing. Kohler was a huckster in this
city at the time of the murder, and lived
here until recently. His reputation is
neither good nor" bad. Mrs. Kohler
claims that revenge and a prospective
reward were her motives in making the
information. Kohler protests his inno
cence, which he claims will be estab
lished at his preliminary hearing.
S YYH HE WAS DRUNK.
Poor Excuse Given ior a Cowardly-
Murder.
Ixdianapolis, Jan. I.— Louis Sny
der, who so brutally murdered Mrs.
Olive Cloud, a widow who had been re
ceiving his attentions for some time,
Saturday night, and who escaped, was
this morning at 11:45 arrested at the
home of his sister, Mrs. McNaught, on
West Onio street. Detective Wilson
had been watching the McNaught house
for several hours, and, when he was
convinced that Snyder was there in
hiding, he went to the door and de
manded Snyder's surrender. Snyder
said he was just going to the station
house to give hive himself up. When
the prisoner aud detective reached the
station 2,000 people were massed in
front, and Chief Powell, of the police
force, asked Sheriff Em met t to place
Synder in the county jail, which the
sheriff did. as it was feared the crowd
would take possession of the prisoner.
Snyder said he was drunk when he
killed the Cloud woman.
WAS IT ACCIDENTAL?
Sad Ending of a Kentucky New
Year's Party.
Clakksville, Tenu., Jan. I.— News
has just reached here of a tragedy at
lladensville, Ky., fifteen miles from
Claritsville, on the Louisville & Nash
ville road, one girl becoming the slayer
of another girl friend. Two young
ladies, aged eighteen or twenty, were
examining Christmas presents at the
residence of J. F. Shelton, when Miss
Sheltou picked up a revolver, aud, aim
ing it at Miss Allen, daughter of Esquire
Allen, one of her guests, said:
"Watch out, I will shoot you." in
stantly a loud report rang out and Miss
Shelton beheld her companion of girl
hood days fall dead at her feet with a
bullet in her temple. There are sev
eral reports as to the cause of the trag
edy. Reliable parties state that the
two giris were rivals in love, aud that
Miss Shelton committed a murder.
Others, equaily as reliable, are of the
opinion that the shooting was acci
dental, Miss Sheltcn not knowing the
weapon was loaded.
Theater Manager Arrested.
Denver, Col., Jan. I.— Manager Sack
ett, of trie People's theater, was arrested
on a warrant charging him with assault
ing Minnie Allt, a Chicago actress, who
has been leaaiug lady at the People's
theater three weeks. She was engaged
for eight weeks, but after one week
Manager Sackett gave her two weeks'
notice, her work being unsatisfactory.
The two weeks expired Saturday, and
she says the manager refused to give
her railroad fare" East, as her contract
called for. Tonight she went to tlie
theater to talk the matter over with
him and she declares he struck her.
Looking for Kvaus and Morrell.
FRE\3No,Cal.,Jan.l.— Sheriff Scott and
posse, who are after Chris Evaus and
Ed Morrell, are still unheard from. The
fact that some word is not received
from them is said to be due to the order
Scott gave the posse to keep their work
secret from the press, claiming that the
bandits would make use of the pub
lished plans of the officers In evading
them. From this it seems that nothing
is likely to be heard from them till they
do battle aud make a capture or give up
the chase.
Held Up a New Year's Party.
St. Louis, Mo., Jan. I.— William Sul
livan, John Prettaboyre, James Coffee,
Silvester Powers, Howard Davison and
Walter Hager are locked up, charged
with engaging in the wholesale hold
up business at Sixth and Market streets
early this morning. Between 12:30 and
2 o'clock they were the perpetrators of
nearly a dozen hold-ups in the vicinity
mentioned. The men were caught in
the act of holding up a portion of a New
Year's party just returning home.
Tonight in the Foley billiard tourna
ment Clow will play Tnayer, aud a close
game is sure to ensue.
KNOWLEDGE
Brings comfort and improvement and
tends to personal enjoyment when
rightly used. The many, who live bet
ter than others and enjoy life more, with
less expenditure, by more promptly
adapting the world's best products to
the needs of physical being, will attest
the value to health of the pure liquid
laxative principles embraced in the
remedy, Syrup of Figs.
Its excellence is due to Its presenting
in the form most acceptable and pleas
ant to the taste, the refreshing and truly
beneficial properties of a perfect laxa
tive; effectually cieansing the system,
dispel ing uolds, headaches and fevers
and permanently curing constipation
It has given satisfaction to millions and
met with the approval of the medical
profession because it acts on the Kid
neys, Liver and Bowels without weak
ening them and it is perfectly free from
every objectionable substance.
Syrup of Furs is for sale by all drug
gists in 50c and SI bottles, but it is man
factored by the California Fig Syrup
Co. only.whose name is priutetlnu every
packaue, also the name. Syrup of . Fig;-*,
and being we i l informed, you v, .1. not
tttpt any substitute if ollereU. ■"
GALLS THE ORDER UNJUST.
LABOR OFFICIAL CENSURES THE
RESTRAINING ORDER.
WILL AID Till': INVESTIGATION
Grand Chief Clark, or Conductors'
lfrotherhood. Arrives to Assist
in (he Northern Pacific Trouble
— Intimates Judge Jenkins'
Restraining Employes From
Quitting the Service Is Unjust.
E. E. Clark, of Cedar Rapids, 10., ar
rived in the city yesterday and regis
tered at the Merchants'. He came direct
from Chicago, and is grand chief of the
Order of Railway Conductors. He ex
pects to remain here until tonight. He
took supper last night with a number of
the members of the Northern Pacibc
conference committee at the Windsor.
He was seen at the latter hotel, and
asked as to what his mission is. lie re
plied: ,
"1 came to St. Paul to confer with the
members of the Northern Pacific con
ference committee and to help in in
vestigating the exact condition of affairs
as between them and the company. 1
met with the committee today and shall
also do so tomorrow, acting in an advis
ory capacity and furnishing them with
data and information. 1 desire to secure
an exact statement of tne condition of
tiieir affairs, and am in a condition to
furuish tham with information in rela
tion to competing lines, and as to the
conditions existing in other territory.
"We do not believe there was any ne
cessity for the reduction In the pay of
| these men, and if there did exist any
necessity for it, we do not believe there
is the shadow of an excuse tor cutting
wages below a figure paid by competi
tors as well as a further reduction as
the result of the abrogation or amend
ment of rules relating to the pay for ex
tra or unusual service. When notice of
such intention on the part of the com
pany was issued it was natural the men
should send their committees here to
protest. They came in the same spirit
as when these schedules were made. I
understand a restraining order was
issued to prevent the employes from
interfering with the company's prop
erty. ThU I consider entirely
uncalled tor at the time. I believe it
had an irritating effect. In all my ex
perience 1 have never met a more rea
sonable or intelligent, conservative, and
at the same time determined, set of
representatives. We do not believe
there is anything connected with the
administration of the affairs of these or
ganizations that called for the issuance
of a restraining order. We propose to
continue to carry out the same general
line of policy that we have followed ip \
the past, that is to serve and protect the
interests of those we represent, so far
as it is possible for us to do, under our
and their rights, as citizens of the
country. lam not "prepared to state
what our line of action will be, but we
! will leave no honorable effort untried
that will brine matters to a position
that will be satisfactory to the men.
: "I understand that Judge Jenkins'
order enjoins the men from leaving: the
company's service.either collectively or
individually, on the grounds that they
are officers or servants of the court. If
it is good and constitutional' law that
•restrains a man from leaving a service
which he voluntarily entered at a time
when the compensation promised him
is materially reduced, because the road
is in the hands of receivers, it must be
equally good law • which would
require him to ~ remain m
the service against his '- will
and after his compensation had been
reduced far below a point at which it
would furnish him. a living. We believe
that it is perfectly proper for the United
'States to afford protection to receivers
appointed by its courts whenever they
need it. I also believe that it is a right
guaranteed to every citizen to seeK em
ployment where he may choose, and
remain therein so long as he and his
employer can agree, and exercise the
same degree of freedom in leaving as
in entering it."
Mr. Clark spent some time in Phila
delphia during the recent Lehigh Val
ley railroad troubles, and he speaks
very highly of the way in which the
newspaper men there used him.
A NEW 81'OBY
Of the Northern Pacific Case From
Little Rock.
Little Rock, Ark., Jan. I.— Apropos
of the threatened strike which was to
have taken place today on the Northern
Pacific, and the recent order of Judge
Jenkins, at Milwaukee, enjoining the
strike, and the subsequent order of
Judge Caldwell at St. Paul, the fol
lowing will be of deep interest to
the public. The general administra
tion of the receivership of the Northern
Pacific railroad devolves on the United
States circuit court at Milwaukee, Wis.
That court is called the primary juris
diction, the receivers having first been
appointed and the property turned
I over to .them under the or
ders of that court. But It
was necessary that the United States
court in the other states through which
the road ran should confirm^ for this dis
trict the action of the Milwaukee court.
; This was done by filing a bill and pro-
I curing auxiliary, receiverships in each
state. All orders of the court of prima
ry jurisdiction requiring to be enforced
id the other states are usually entered
as of course and presented to those
courts. But a gentleman in the city
from St. Paul says the United States
circuit court In that city refused to
enter that part of the order of the
Milwaukee court enjoining the officers
of the labor organizations from order
ing a strike on the road or the em
ployes from striking on account of a
reduction ot their wages, but did enter
so much of the order as enjoined the
employes, in case they struck, from
.interfering with the Droperty or the
men employed to take their places.
When Judge Caldwell was appealed to.
for information on this point, he de
clined to say more than that the writs
issued by the two courts . will dis-
J close the difference between them. To
I an Associated Pressure porter, who asked
Judge Caldwell if there was any danger
of a strike on any of the roads in this
{circuits in the hands of. receivers, he
[answered that there was not, so far
as he knew. Upon being asked what
jhe would do if a strike was threatened
on account of a reduction of
| wages on any of the roads for which he
lias appointed receivers, he replied:
"if receivers should apply for leave to
.reduce the existing scale of wages, be
fore acting upon their petition I would
require them to give notice of the
application to the officers or
representatives of the several labor
organizations to be affected
by the proposed change of the time and
place ot hearing, and would also re
quire them to grant such officers of rep
resentatives leave of abseucu and fur
nish them transportation to the place of
hearing and substituting them wliile
in attendance, and 1 would hear both
sides in person or by attor
neys, it they wanted attorneys to
appear for them. The employes* on a
road in the hands of a receiver are em
ployes of the court, and as much in its
service as the receivers themselves, and
as much entitled to be heard upon any
proposed order- -of the court which
would affect the. whole body of em
ployes. If. a fie r a full bearing ami
toi.siueratinn. 1 lmind that it \v«s neces
sary, equitabtu and brat to reduce tlie
sea:*.* ot wages, i would give. i li.* -em
i>luye» .iiiiplu time to determine wtieiuvr
they would accept or reject the scale.
If •: they' rejected it they would not
be enjoined from quitting the service
of the court either singly or in a
body; in other words, 1 would not
enjoin them from striking, but if they
made their election to strike I would
make it niaiu to them that they must
not, they quitting the service of ''the
court, interfere with the property of
or the operations of the road, or of the
men employed to take their places.
United States court can very readily
find the means to effectually pretect the
property in its possession and the per
sons in Us employ. I have in one or two
instances pursued the policy I have in
dicated, and the differences were satis
factorily adjusted."
CONFERRED YKSTERDA.Y. .
Old and New Schedules Cora*
pared.
The engineers' sub-committee of the
Northern Pacific conference committee
met again with the officials of the com
pany yesterday to present the grievances
of their brotherhood. Yesterday closed
the conference with this branch of em
ployes, and the talk lasted all day. The
old and new schedules were talked over
and it was found they agreed on many
points. Certain points were laid aside.
After the company has given its answer
to the statement presented, it will then
be taken to the receivers for a final an
swer. A stenographic report of all' the
arguments for and against the state
ment submitted will be reduced to
type-written form, and given the broth
erhood, accompanied by General Mana
ger Keudrick's answer.
The firemen will present their case
today at 11 a. m., and will close by to
night. The conductors will probably
be heard tomorrow.
Economizing All Around.
Boston. Jan. 1. — Retrenchment in
expenses is the word all along the line
of the Old Colony system. Twenty-one
firemen were discharged Saturday.
I There are only six men in the repair
shops, and many of the freight trains
are running short one of their crew.
Many of the semaphores are now burn
ing only one light where there was
formerly two, and orders have been
sent out to save all expense in the way
of light. _^^^J__
STILLWATBK NEWS.
More enjoyable exercises have neve
been held in the prison chapel than
those that the convicts were permitted
to listen to yesterday. Every inmate
forgot Ins surroundings for the time
being, and joined in the festivities of
the day. Dull care and brooding were
banished, and happiness held full sway
for a few hours. At a little after 9
o'clock the convicts marched from their
cells to the chapel, where the exercises
that followed were impressive and en
tertaining. A number of Mrs. Clara
Gish's pupils in elocution delivered rec
itations, and the Stillwater Mandolin
club rendered some of its best selections.
Many of the inmates had never heard
mandolin music, and at the close of
every selection there was a general
clapping of hands, and the players re
sponded to a number of encores. Several
. very appropriate selections were also
rendered by the prison choir, assisted
by Mrs. Gish's vocal class. At the close
of the chapel exercises the inmates pro
ceeded to the paint shop, where they
enjoyed themselves until" the whistle
sounded for dinner. The mandolin
club accompanied them to the shop, and
some of the colored inmates furnished
amusement for all with their dances
and clogs. The dinner served in the
dining rooms was tit for any one, and
the principal delicacies were chicken
pie, light biscuit, cake and coffee with
sugar and milk. The usual holiday
privileges were granted in the after
noon. v- ;
About 1,200 residents of this city and
Hudson witnessed the trotting matinee
on the St. Croix ice track ' yesterday
afternoon, and the races almost cul
minated in a row. It took four heats to
decide the winner, the race being given
to Barney X, owned by Abe Kohrbach,
of this city. Spot Buford, owned by Mr.
Sampson, of Hudson, came in first in
the first heat, but was set back for run
ning. Barney X came in first in the
third heat, but was set back for trotting
in front of Buford. Whether or not the
judees did right was a question which
led to a big dispute, but, rather than let
the race go by default, Mr. Rohrbach
started his horse in the final heat, and
won by more than a length.
John Sullivan, familiarly known as
"Slab Alley Jack," was arraigned in
the municipal court yesterday, charged
with robbing a man, but the case was
continued until Friday. Sullivan will
spend the intervening time in the county
jail.
New Year's day was observed in a
quiet manner by residents of this city.
Merchants closed their places ot busi
ness at noon, and in the afternoon all
took part in a fitting observance of the
day.
Rev. and Mrs. J. H. Albert were
pleasantly surprised at their home last
evening oy members of Grace Congre
gational church and other friends.
The funeral of Mrs. Denault occuired
yesterday, and was largely attended.
MAY WITHDRAW HIM.
The Nomination of Judge Horn
blower May be Recalled.
St. Louis, Jan. I.— A Republic Wash
ington special says: It is stated in ad
ministration circles tonight that the
president will withdraw the nomination
of Mr. Horn blower, of New York, for
an associate justiceship of the supreme
court. There are several versions of
the story, all insisting that they are
accurate. The one told this evening by
a man high in the councils of the Dem
ocratic party aud very close to the
president is to this effect: The presi
dent has concluded that Hornblower
cannot be confirmed. In consequence,
he has decided to withdraw his nomi
nation and substitute Gluey, the present
attorney general, for the vacant judg«j
ship; put Bissell, the present post
master general, in Olney's place, and
put Josiah Quincy, late assistant secre
tary of state, in Bissell's place as post
master geueral.
Fatal Boiler Explosion.
HrGGixsox, Ark., Jan. I.— The boiler
of the locomotive pulling the through
freight for St. Louis exploded near here
early this mominsr. Thi*. train consisted
of thirty-five cars, fourteen of which
were loaded with cattle. About twenty
cars were wrecked and a great number
of cattle killed. - Head Brakeman Koss
was instantly killed, the fireman fatally
and the engineer seriously injured.
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Torturing, disfiguring eczema*
flnd every epocies of itching, buir
fa&d every specieo of 'and piim.;*
ing, ecaly, crusted, and pinij.;
ekiu and scalp diseases, with d.y
thin, ami falling Lair, relieved R
a eingle application, and spotdii"
and economically cured by th"'
Corn-DBA Remedies, when the
- - .— r>"-:f physicians fail.
Health Is Wealth.
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