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LAST EDITION 4:30 O'CLOCK. VOIi. IiU. NO. 221. ROCK ISLAND, IXiI., TUESDAY, JTJL.Y 7, 1903 PBICE TWO CENTS. 1 1 'i IS.? r ; fi - ' .-' - i EUIOB IS MET WITH LEAD Militia Kills Six in Evansville Riots. AND WOUNDS 25 Additional Troops Being Hurried to the Scene. Evansville, I ml.. July 7. Six shot dead ami 25 injured, four fatally, is the result f last night's battle be tween the militia and the mob bent on securing 16 negro prisoners con fined in the county jail. Most of the victims are members of prominent families. There is much criticism of the militia, but. the soldiers probably acted within their rights as laid down by the law. The negroes are leaving the city in large numbers, and oflv cials believe there will be no further outbceak. although there is a great tension. The utmost vigilance will be main tained. Troops at. New Albany. Ter re Haute and Indianapolis are in readi ness at a moment's notice. The gov ernor is considering the advisability of declaring martial law. Indianapolis. July 7. Gen. McKee. commander of the National Guard, Quartermaster General Perry, four companies and one battery of artil lery left for Kvansville at 2 this after noon. OUTLOOK WAS OMINOUS. CUt In a State or Nfrroui Ksrlteuient All Iny Yesterday. Evansville, Intl., July 7. Following the race riots of Sunday night and yesterday morning the situation here is still menacing, and outbreaks are lia ble to occur at any minute. The day was one of nervous dread. Early In the afternoon the Evansville company of militia quietly assembled around the jail and wanted there under arms. I flacks nnd whites pass each other with dark looks; there was tiring heard In various parts of the city dur ing the afternoon, but no serious re sults followed, and the thing was. it Is thought, the work of a few unruly characters who wanted to foment ex citement. The last work of the mob before It dispersed was to destroy the "Itlue Goose" saloon, a negro resort In Raptlsttown.- Mayor Covert Take Action. In jthe shooting of Sunday night. It is reported to officers, Henry Arms, a young white man, was shot In the thigh. He will recover. The grand jury met and indicted Lee Brown, the negro who killed Patrolman Massey, of murder in the first degree. Mayor Covert had all the saloons closed for the night, and issued a proclamation declaring that "The condition of anar chy and lawlessness that prevailed in this community last night was a dis grace to civilized people and a repeti tion of its scandalous proceedings will not be tolerated." He then ordered all the saloons closed, prohibits crowds on the streets, orders that all persons currying any kind of weapon le ar rested, as well as those talking loudly or lKisterously. KcgroM Take to the Open. Baptisttown is being deiopulated. Negro families by the dozens are leav ing, some of them taking refuge in the open country. Newburg road leading to the east is lined with negroes in wagons and camped by the roadside. Nearly all are armed. The firearms nnd ammunition taken from the stores broken Into iSunuay are still in the hands of those who eoniiosed the mob. Patrolman Massey was buried by the Knight Templars. There wa"s a very large attendance, the cortege being headed by a platoon of police officers. NEGRO BROWN IS DOOMED Wounds He Received from the KvaiiSTllle Officer Are Proving Tatal. Vincennes, Ind., July 7. Rumors that an Evansville mob might come here to lynch Lee Brown, the negro who killed Fatrolman Massey, have caused great excitement, though the cooler heads say there is no possibility of this.. The Knox county jail where Brown is confined. Is a new structure of stone, and fifty deputies could safe ly defend it from any mob. Colonel McCoy; of the Fourth regiment of militia, . who has been authorized by the so vendor to o:der out tha A'iu- IOWA LAND VALUES ARE MUCH INCREASED Appraisement of This Year Compared "With That of 1002. as Des Moines, la?, July 7. Abstracts of appraisement from ninety-one of the ninety-nine counties show ap praisement on Iowa farmlands for 1903 to be over $190,000,000 higher than in 1902. The average per county exceeds $2,000,000 and the increase will be over $200,000,000 for the state. There is a great discrepancy in the valuations of lands. In counties that adjoin in some instances the appraised actual vaule per acre in one Is nearly twice what it is in another. The state board of review when it meets this month is expected to correct these differences- The increased farm land appraise ment points to a heavy increase fn the railroad appraisement. It will have to be at least' $10,000,000 to keep pace with the increase on lands. cennos company whenever he thinks necessary, has the men ready to march out at a moment's warning. Sheriff Summit has sworn in a large number of deputies. Brown is pronounced to be dying by Drs. Breck. Nesham. McDowell and Smadel. The prisoner is so weak from loss of blood from the bullet wound in his left lung that he cannot stand, and death will come within a few horn's say the doctors. Rev. Kelly, of the A. M. E. church, gave Brown spiritual consolation. Brown denied that he had been sentenced to hang for murdering a miner in Colorado. ANOTHER MOll ON HAND. Brute It Anger Waa Directed Against I Too Mean to Live In Any Country. . Sioux City, la.. July 7. Because his wife bore him twins, Valentine Voting, a drunken packing house employe, threatened death to both the womn and babes and,. in turn, narrowly es caped "dea"Tu fit the bands of an ailgiy mob. Ycang returned home after a spree, and, finding the little ones awaiting him, cursed, threatened, and started to leat the mother. NelghlMUS and policemen Interfered. Y-.uing made a. light and Patrolman Weston and n. mob chased him out of the house. Sev eral shots were fired before Young w.i9 driven back into the house, threaten ing to kill wife and babes. A gun In the officer's hands was dis charged in the room where the mother and children lay, and the woman leaped from her ted. Young was final ly locked up. The woman Is in a pre carious condition. She was almost starved to death, there tclng absolute ly no food in the house for herself and eight children. The greatest effort was necessary to rescue Young from a mob that threatened lynching. Another Outbreak of the Mob Spirit. Mendota, 111., July 7. Albert Kane, white, of Meriden, five miles east of this city, was seriously stabbed by An drew Gilford, colored, of Princeton, 111., as the result of a quarrel with an other colored man named Bennett. Gilford and Bennett were placed in Jail. Kane Is popular and Immediate ly crowds of men congregated and inarched around the town talking of lynching. Mayor Brown immediately swore in a number of special police and a mob around the Jail was dis persed and the jail heavily guarded. Mob Waa ln'ClosePorsuIt Vincennes. Ind., July 7. William, "Catfish" Lanham, a painter, assaulted Patrolman Hughes, who tried to arrest him for beating a woman, escaped to the Wabash river ami tried to swim to the Illinois shore while a mob was In close pursuit. In the middle of the stream his trousers entangled his feet. Helpless and exhausted he cried for help. Captain of Police Kruz and a crew pulled Lanham to shore after he had gone under twice. Physicians re suscitated the- captive and he is in JalL Saved TTielr Wheat on Sunday. Topeka, Kan., July 7. Twenty-five thousand men labored early morning till late night Sunday in the Kansas wheat belt. In twenty counties where the harvest is ready thousands of reap ers were in action. Church services In many rural districts were wholly abandoned. The farmers do not think they are violating one of the com mandments by utilizing Sunday in sav ing their wheat. Many women helped the men. Killed by Some Unknown Person. Tittsburg, July 7. While Mrs. Cath arine Sohn was sitting on her front steps In Allegheny talking to friends she suddenly fell over in what her companions supposed was a faint, bnt when they picked her up she was dead. A physician who was called discov ered a twenty-two-caliber rifle bullet hole in her forehead, the bullet having penetrated the brain. Where the shot came f torn is not known. Historic Building Horned. Winchester, 111., July 7. A disas trous conflagration which started early In the morning burned out seven mer cantile houses, causing a total loss of over $50,000. One of the burned build ing was a historlal landwark of Illi nois, Stephen A. Douglas having taught school there and Peter Cartwright bar ing preached in the structure. CHICAGO CITIZEN DIES OF BROKEN HEART Expires in Two Months From the Time of His Wire's Demise. Chicago. July 7. Fulfilling the promise made to his dying wife that he would follow her to the grave with in two months, Mathlas Luecker, an old resident of the Fifth ward, was found dead in bed at his home. After his wife's death, which occurred May 4, Luecker seemed lost in grief. He began to lose flesh and at the time of his death was a mere shadow of his former self. He did not again mention his predic tion of his own death, and it was for gotten by his family until, as he sat in his saloon at Twenty-ninth and South Canal street, his wife's name was mentioned. He said: "Tonight ends my two mouths of waiting. I shall soon see my dear wife." As he aparently was in his usual health little attention was paid to his words. He went home In the afternoon and at 9 o'clock his son, Mathlas," Jr., came home and found his father dead In bed. MISCHIEVOUS KITTEN CAUSES BOY'S DEATH Palls the Trigger of an "Unloaded Gun the Boy was Looking Into. Fort Wayne. Ind.. July 7. While cleaning a ritle which he supposed was not loaded. Oliver Falls. IS years old. of Huntertown, near here, placed the stock on the ground, cocked the gun. and was about to look into the muzzle when a playful kitten jumped up and caught the trigger. discharging the gun aud sending a bullet into the left side of his abdomen. When, a physician was called he found the lad suffering from peritonitis nnd made a hurried run to the hos pital with the boy in his automobile. An operation was performed, but Falls is rapidly sinking and cannot recover. TWO MEN NEARLY DROWNED ArtiQclal Leg; a Factor In an Incident That Came Near Being a Tragedy. St. Joseph, Mich.. July 7. Paw raw lake, eighteen miles north of this city, was the Kcene of a narrow escape from a double drowning. A. Nichol son, 99 Le Moyne street, Chicago, and Edward Dohl. also of Chicago, were sailing when the boat capsized. Dohl became exhausted from cling ing to the side of the upturned boat, and was just in the act of sinking when rescued by Nicholson, who swam to the. aid of his drowning compan ion, heavily weighted down with an artificial leg. Nicholson was fast tir ing from the death struggle with Dohl when both men were rescued by per sons who rowed out from the shore. Hta Cane la Murder mow. Detroit, July 7. James Moore, a soloist in the Fort Street Presbyterian church, is dead from the result of a gunshot wound he received nearly a week ago while engaged in a dispute with his brother-in-law, George W. Parker. Jr. The young man who did the shooting is the son of a wealthy and prominent resident. Parker is un der arrest and the charge of murder will be preferred against him Monday. Is the Power Canal m Failure? Detroit, July 7. A story is in cir culation to the effect that the new power canal at Sault Ste. Marie is an utter failure because of quicksands beneath the piles upon which the stone foundations are laid. It is said the entire structure may be torn down and rebuilt. The plant was completed five months ago, and a preliminary test was made, but it was brought to an abrupt end. Injured by a Giant Cracker. Sturgeon Bay, Wis., July 7. Ethel, daughter of Representative Miner, was seriously burned by the explosion in her face of a giant firecracker, and may be permanently disfigured. Police are searching for the boy who threw the firecracker. We Are Buying; Kails Abroad. " Berlin, July 7. The Cologne Tolkt Zeitung says that orders from tha United States for 50.000 tons of steel rails, ingots, billets, etc., have Just been placed in Westphalian estab ments. KUTed Bis Wife and Shot Himself. Atlantic', la., July 7. Pat. Maher, a railroad man out of work, returned home from celebrating the Fourth bout 10:30 at night, and through the window shot his wife, who was asleep in bed. He then turned the weapon on himself- Mrs. Maher Is dead, but the man Is still alive, though in a pre carious condition. It is thought his mind was unbalanced. Two Lose Eyes by Cannon Explosion. 'Valparaiso, . Ind., July 7. Harry Brush and Frank Metzner, young men of Charleston, this county, were disfig ture bombs and firearms, Nicholas Noe charge of a cannon. Their eyes were blown out and faces disfigured. (MIFF I TILL ALIVE Pope's Physicians Mak ing Brave Fight for Great Patient DESPITE HIS AGE And the Generally Dis couraging Symp toms. Home, July 7. The pope this morn ing expressed a desire to again take communion, notwithstanding the fact he received the last communion Sun day and extreme unction yesterday evening. Monsignore Marolini there fore performed both ceremonies. The pope showed great serenity, by relating that he felt quite prepared to leave the world. In spite of this, DB. O. UAZZOXI. he now and then expressed the hope that he might yet recover. The pontiff continues greatly inter ested in what, the press says about him and' shows satisfaction on leani ng throughout the world general re gret at . his condition is manifested without distinction of creed or poli tics, After last night's collapse, as though aware for the fii-t time of his danger, the pope literally forced him self to take a greater quantity of nourishment. Todav the authorities inaugurated more stringent, regula tions for the preservation of order and quiet at the Vatican. rasxes Restless Night. Itome. July 7. The official bulletin sued at 0:20 this morning states that the jxpe passed a restless night without sleep. Nourishment, how ever, was more freely taken and the general condition of the patient is a little more reassuring. The pneumo nia from which the pontiff has been suffering is now complicated with pleurisy and the pope has paralysis of the fingers. An operation for puncturing the pleura will be ierformed on the pope at 11 with a travaz syringe. Koine. Julv 7. 2:30 p. m. The none has been operated upon, land his gen eral condition, isi better. Uome, J im7. lir. Maxoni in an in terview t li is afternoon admitted that lie had given up all hope of saving the pope's life. After the oeration Dr. Mazoni said the danger remained imminent, but the illness from which the pope is suffering is full of surprises. His holiness might, live even three dajs longer. There has been no 'change in the ope's condition S4nc 2. There is still a chanee that Hie -worst may oc cur at any moment, notwithstanding the alleviation following the opera tion. : Pathetic Scene. Rome, July 7, 3:3.1 m. Another morning has broken ott the pathetic scene within the simple chamber of the Vatican where ;Poj)e Leo lies dy ing. As the light of dawn penetrated Into the room the pontiff whispered to his devoted physician that he de sired the shutters of tle windows to bo opened, saying: ;"?, wish to see nee more, perhaps 'f&r !the last time, the rays of the sun." . His Sleep Was Deathlike. It is just a short while that the pope came back to consciousness from a sleep which Dr. Lnppon had induced by a strong dose of chloral. Ills sleep was so deathlike that artificial respira tion was continued, and Dr. LapponI every few minutes leaned anxiously ever the couch to observe the illus trious patient and listen to his hardly perceptible breathing. Will Frobably Lira Today. Tope Leo awoke wet with perspira tion, feeble to the extreme and his voice hardly audible. The fits of cough ing bad brought pains. In his chest and shoulders, and thinking Jiis end was DR. LArrosL VERY NARROW ESCAPE . FROM CYCLONE FURY House is Blown Into Splinters Over Head of Michigan Wo man. Rattle Creek, Mich., July 7. A ey clono demolished Charles Bowers' frame house, just west of this city, leaving nothing but the first floor. Mrs. Bowers and her! three children were in the house, but they did not receive a scratch. The baby was rolled up in a mattress by the wind, but was not hurt, though timbers were whirling all about it. The supper table, all set in prepara tion for Bowers' home-comiugwas left standing on the floor with the dishes hardly disturbed. The house stood near the bank of the Kalamazoo river, and the cyclone seems to have come up the stream, leaving the valley only at Bowers' home. No other house was damaged, though trees and fences worn blown down. now Hear he said to Dr. Lapioni: "Tell mo when the time really comes." The doctor assured his holiness that he be lieved the danger of his Immediate passing was averted for the night anil for today. TOLD BY THE BULLETINS Progress of the Fontlflr to That Bourne 'Whence No Traveler E'er Returns. Rome, July 0, 10:30 p. m. The change for the worse in Pope Leo'e condition is augmenting rapidly. At t o'clock his holiness was unmistakably sinking, so that Dr. Iapponi, alarmed, consulted with the ix-pe's relatives, Cardinal Rampolla and other eccles iastics, who decided that extreme unc tion should be given and it was ad ministered by Mgr. Pifferi, Pope Leo's confessor. London, July 7. An agency dispatch from Rome, dated 1:25 this morning, pays that for the last three hours the pope has remained motionless. He has refused all nourishment and is sinking rapidly. The body is assuming the stiffness of death. All present in the chamber are praying. Rome, July 7, 1:30 a. m. Dr. Lap ponI lias just expressed the opinion that the pope will live until the morn ing. His holiness is still conscious. Rome. July 7. 1:43 a. m. Repeated dosesi of chloral have enabled the pon tiff to sleep, but contrary to previous nights artificial respiration Is con tinued, a ind Dr. LapponI goes every five minutes to the bedside to observe the patient and listen to his breath ins. Rome, July 7, 3:.ir a. m. The pope awoke from his sleep which was in duced by doses of chloral very feeble and in pain, but with his mind quite clear. INTERVIEW WITH DR. LAPl'ONI Explains the Situation, and Shows the Pope's Indefatigable Energy. Rome, Jnly 7. The correspondent of the Associated Press Interviewed Dr. LapponI during his brief absence from the Vatican, it was easy to read in the pale face the signs of anxious days and nights spent watching his august patient, while his words proved un mistakably how deep an affection he bears for Pope I.h. Unfortunately," said Dr. LapponI, "I cannot give you any really condoling news. I cannot share the optimism which is spreading todas, which is not owing to a definite change for the better but to the spir it of the pope, who Is giving further proof that his indefatigable energy continues. "The truth is that the pontiff's con dition Is stationary which means that it is very grave. I will go so far as to say that although he may live for several days It would be cherishing an Illusion to think he may recover, un less some unforeseen crisis occurred. His pulse has become, to use a medi cal term, evanescent, which means almost imperceptible. The pope, except during short "periods of uneasiness, when his cough is troublesome, is gen erally bright and In good spirit, and displays great force of character. "This morning, again, at his cwn wish, he left his bed and seated him self in his arm chair, as he finds a sitting posture more comfortable than being recumbenL What surprises all who approach him is that there has been no change in the lucidity of his intellect, which disease has not af fected. For instance, not a single de tail of the ceremony of the last com munion escaped the pope's observation. He spoke of it with great interest, re calling each personage who partici pated. "The worst symptom, apart from the feebleness of the pontiff's pulse, is his low temperature, which is station ary at 31 centigrade. He continues to take nourishment at short intervals, but not in such quantities as his weak ness requires or his docto:s wish. Noth ing medical science can suggest and his organism can stand has been left untried; for Instance, oxygen, cutan eous revulsives, digitalis and caffeine, which have also been Injected to pro duce more rapid effect. The disease is senile pneumonia in n torpid form, which Is now at its maximum intense ty, but which may have begun unob served before the pope complained, of any feeling of Illness." THE ALASKAN CASE Papers Have Been Exchanged and Arguments Will Be Formu lated on Both Sides. JOHN BULL SOMEWHAT SURPRISED At Some Maps We Have Dug Up In the Matter Von Sternburg'a Promotion. Washington July 7. The cur"r cases in the Alaskan boundary matter have been exchanged within the time limit. The counter case of the Unit ed States last Friday was delivered to the British charge of embassy at Newport, and at almost the same mo ment in London the British counter case was handed to the United States embassy, so that each side is now ready for the next step, namely, the preparation -and submission of the ar guments which are to be laid before the commission in London on Sept. 3. Wants to Look at the Slaps, The British government after a care ful inspection of the United States case submitted two months ago ham expressed a desire to see the originals of the many charts and maps which are tho main reliance of the United States agent. These include maps that never before have been mentioned in connection with the case, and which the state department has spent much time and money in securing from tha most out-of-the-way places. The de partment has acceded to the British retiuest. Otis T. Cartwright. of Ne braska, who already has been con nected with the United States side, has been named as assistant agent to assume care of the original maps. Von Bteiubiarg Hears of His Promotion. Washington. July 7. Official infor mation has reached Baron Sieck von Sternburg at his summer home at The Weirs. New Hampshire, of his eleva tion to the rank of ambassador, to succeed Herr von Holleben who for mally retired from the German diplo matic service July 1. Itwas known at the time Baron Sternburg came here last January as minister pleni Iotentiary on 4 siecial mission to set tle the Venezuelan tioubles that event ually he would be made ambassador. The ambassador will remain at The Weirs until October, returning thence to Washington to open the embassy here. STREET RAILWAY STATISTICS Ctow Traction Lines Were Distributed Whon the Census Was Taken. Washington, July 7. A final census report on street and electric railways shows that the North Atlantic states contain nearly one-half of the total single track mileage of the United States, and that the mads located there operate over half the passenger cars in service, carried more than half of the total fare passengers, and gave employment to more than half the employes reported by all roads. Not only are the street railway Intcicsts largely concentrated in the North At lantic states, but the greatest amount of increase i shown for those states. The report shows that the average street and electric railway in operation in ltx2 was more than twice as large as the average in IS'.Hi. The aggre gate surplus for the 403 companies reporting a surplus amounted to $ol. DOl.ir.O, and the aggregate deficit for the 223 companies reporting a deficit amounted to $ll.L,S.".l47. leaving a net surplus for all companies in the Unit ed States of $40,700,112. Graceful Act of Condolence. Washington, July 7. On learning from the newspapers of the sailor aboard the British warship at Colombo who lost his life while filing a salute ou Independence Day in honor of the Cincinnati and the Albany, which are now there, the states department, at the request of the navy department, oflicially expressed the sympathy of the department to the London authori ties. Killed by the Rnral Route. Russiaville, Ind., July 7. The Avery postoftice, six miles from here, has been discontinued. since a rural deliv ery route passes through the village. W. H. Bird has been postmaster at Avery for eighteen years. Although he is a Prohibitionist, politics has had nothing to do with Lis apioiutnient from term to term. He has probably lierved as postmaster longer than any other Prohibitionist in the state. Germany to Present No Claims. ' Berlin, July 7. The German foreign office says the report that Germany intends presenting to the Cuban gov ernment claims for an indemnity for losses sustained by Germans during the recent war is untrue. II all Works Great DestrucUon. Crookston, Minn., July 7. Two hall storms passed through this vlcinUy. Reports indicate that thousands of dol lars worth of standing grain was de stroyed. . . At the R(reeptlo. "I think Daisy is going to announce her engagement to Dick tonight." "Did she tell you she was?" "No. But see how uncomfortable Dick looks." Harper's Bazar. DOING MO To the Representatives of Two Foreign Nations. THE AMERICAN FLEET And President Loubet of the French Republic. Portsmouth. July 7. The boom of the cannon of the British fleet on be half of King Edward today welcomed the United States European squadron to Great Britain".- naval headquarters. National salutes were fired by ftAeh squadron and there were the usual exchanges of visits between the offi cers. Mayor Dupree. of Portsmouth. boarded the Kearsarge and extended a hearty welt nine to the souadron. a did Admiral Milne, who welcomed the Americans in behalf of the king, 'n Loabet'i Honor. London, July 7. Among the func tions tendered to President Loubet to day was a reception by the city gov ernment at Guild hall, where a most brilliant assemblage was present, in cluding the prince and princess of Wales, the duke and duchess of Con naught, and other members of the royal family, cabinet ministers, mem bers of parliament, and others. Ev erywhere the president is greeted witli great cordiality. , HOW A CHINAMAN KEPT THE FOURTH Has Ills Own Celebration of the Glorious Day and Has Good Time. Eajrle Grove, la., July 7. The first Fourth of July celebration ever held by the Chinese in Iowa was at Eaglii Grove. Sin I'oo. a laundryman here, invited WmI Lee and Ah Sin, of Fort Dodge: Lee Hoo. of Sioux City, nnd other countrymen from Mason City. Webster Cit.-, Sioux Falls. Des Moires, Cedar Rapids and Ottuluwa for the occasion. We havee light glood tlime," de clared the host as he was receiving his guests. There were Itetween fifteen and twenty Celestials in the company, being most of the well-to-do Chinese in the state. They had a feast at 3 p. m., concerning which wlerd rumors of birds' nests, rats aud other Oriental delicacies could neither be confirmed nor disproved. Fireworks in the even ing completed the affair. LAWYER RUNS A RESTAURANT Does It .Inst to Accommodate a Client and Keep the Hash Factory Going In an Kmergency. Logansport. lml., July 7. Tosslnff flapjacks and wattles, broiling beef steaks and drawing coffee, James A. West, member of the Cass County liar association, a practicing attorney and one of the Republican leaders in the Eleventh district politics, has just put in twenty-four hours to oblige a col ored client, Harry Russell, who runs an all night restaurant. Russell waa called away by the death of a relative. He could find to one he was wining trust with his business until he hunteis up West, who had been his attorney After explaining the situation Westf volunteered. He had learned bow to make coffee in the army and other ex perience had bc-Mi gained on camp trips. As cashier, waiter, cook andi dishwasher ho worked all Saturday night and early Sunday morning wa: at his post. The restaurant adjolna the court house and is patronized byi the eountyofncials. As the news spread! his fellow lawyers descended upon West and kept him busy all day. n provided an elaborate Sunday dinner, and did not resign until Sunday even ing ou the return of the proprietor Flattered. ' "Young man," said her father kindly, "you look a little bit nervous. How do you feel?" "I feel flattered." replied the girl's lover, who had asked for the interview. T was afraid I looked scared to death." Exchange. In the Kindergarten. Teacher What comes after "t," Ruth? Ruth The fellow what's going to marry my sister Jane. Puck. Men must help one another, or you may rest certain they will hurt one an other. Schoolmaster.