Indian Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 3, No. 45, Ed. 1, Thursday, July 23, 1885 Page: 1 of 4
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Devoted to the Interest oftho Cherokee CIiocluvvs Clilclwtsaws Scmlnolcs Creeks nntl nil Other Inillitn of tho Indian Torrltorr.
CHIEFTAIN PUBLISHING CO.
VINITA INDIAN TERRITORY THURSDAY JULY 23 1885.
VOL. III. NO. 45.
Tiik Ilrltlsh (Jovcrnincnl professed
Ignorance of tlio reported oiler of Kl
Mnhdl tliroiigh M. Hilling to relcaso
Oonoral (Jorilon for 60000.
Itr.v. flr.oiiuH XV IIiitant. 1). D.
colored pastor of tliu African Methodist
Kplscopnl Church nt Nashville Tcnn.
who wim tendered tho Ltbcrinn mission
lint declined the honor.
Till-: Kmprcss Augusta often n prlzo
.of ono thousand dollars for tho best
portable hospital lent for war epidemic
uses. Competitors nro to exhibit tho
tents nt the Antwerp Exhibition
Tun London Timet In an editorial
snv that henceforth every native nml
English traveler who may visit Niagara
will owo New York a debt of gratltudo
for opening tho falls to Ilia public.
v Hr.CKNT advices from Zanzibar lates
Hint tho Herman Villi P.xpcdlt on canio
Into actual collision with Zanzibar sol-
die' and eighty shots were exchanged.
Th. was no doubt that tho Sultnn's
Iroo- had invaded (Jurman territory.
Tin: Vrosldcnllal party relumed to
Washington on the 13th from their
fishing trip to Woodniont. The party
wcro in oxccllent spirits and nil ngrced
with l'ostiunstcr General Vilas Who
said they had had a magn'liccnt time.
The President caught n lino string of
A dispatch has liccu received nt
Uerlln from Wndy Haifa on the Nile
announcing tho safety of tho explorers
Junker and Cnsntl who Imvo been ex-
ploring tho Congo ltlver and about
whom no intulllgenco had for many
months been received mid who wcro
supposed to bo dead.
Tiik Itobcrt A. Packer Hospital nt
Sayre l'n. was formally dedicated
nud opened on tho UHh. The hospital
was named after tho lato millionaire
and President of tho Lehigh Valley
Itnllroad Hubert A- Packer. Tho
building was formerly tho palatial
residence of tho railway prince.
A Nkw Voiik artist has placed on
exhibition in Commodore Schley's
room nt tho Navy Department Wash-
ington nn oil painting representing tho
(J reply camp as it was discovered by
tho rescuing party. It is expected that
tho painting will bo purchased by tho
(lovcrnment. It Is about six by four
ftjet In situ and is Aid by Commodoro
Schley to be n moit realistic picture.
U.nitkk Statm Distinct Attoknev
Himiqii.n has brought suit at San Fran-
cisco In behalf of tho United Slates
against Mrs. Louisa Stclger on n
cliargo of having obtained over two
thousand dollars pension money by
fraudulently rcprosi-ntliig herself us tho
widow of n deceased prlvato soldier
Samuel MoNaughlon whereas at the
tlmo of the Jattur's death sho was tho
wife of Harry Somers.
Tiik llnanclal ollleers of tho Pot-
nfllco Department had climated that
Ihodrlioiciicy at tho end of tho present
fiscal year would bo Iictvrcun four and
live million dollars but they were later
of the opinion that tho dellcit would
aggregate about s'.x million. Tho re-
duction in revenue and increase of ex-
penditure was nttributcd to business
depression which Is quickly felt III the
' Tiik Hank for Savings of tho City
of New York nnd Itobcrt floolct hold-
ers of city bonds have obtained a pre-
liminary injunction restraining the
t Slnkinz Fund Commissioners from Is-
suing bonds. The city's present debt
Is ono hundred nud twenty-six million
dollars or nbout fourteen million dol-
inrs in excess 01 me constitutional lim-
itation nf ten per cent of the usscssaNJ
blo valuation of city property unless
tho city shall bo allowed to deduct
about thirty-four million dollars city
bonds held by tho sinking fund. The
court In this suit Is called upon to de-
cide tho latter point.
In a recent communication to the
London LaticeJ Dr. Lawrenco nrguesln
favor of tho theory that typhoid fever Is
capable of being set up c novo by
bovine evacuations. In support of it
he olios a number of easos that enmo
under his ob-urvntloii while practicing
medlolno In South Africa In which
although the spnrso population of tho
country was favorable to tho tracing
of Infection no connection with u pre-
viously existing enso of typhoid could
bo delected while thoro was always
cvldcnco of the nccoes of cattle manure
to tho drinking water. In no cate was
ho able to ascribe tho disease to horso
manure or sheep manure evon whore
tho lattor lay in great quantities closo
It was said nt Washington recently
that Colonel John W. Poster Who rep-
resented tliofiovcriimcnt in Spain hav-
ing failed to negotiate a record of com-
mercial truaty between that country
nnd tho United Stiitos of America was
expected to return home. Colonel
Foster was sent to Spain nbout two
months ago with instructions to nego-
tiate n new treaty In plaeo of tho ono
which ho had previously negotiated
and which wits considered by tho
Senate. Tho proposed now treaty as
agreed to by tho new Administration
did not differ greatly from tho first
one. Tho Spanish ofllelals have not
looked favorably upon a second treaty
Tho Minister of Foreign Affairs espec-
ially was indisposed to negotiate He
thought and so Intimated that tho first
treaty should linvo had final considera-
tion by tho Sennto that It should have
either been rutlllcd or rejected Spain
ud agreed to one reciprocity treaty
pod the United States had not acted
Ajpoa it. Under Mich circumstances
Jtyaln could not continue- tho negc-ilMlons
THE WORLD AT LARGE
A 8ummary of tho Dally Nowo.
rritsoNA.1 and rm.iTieAr.
Tiik Republican State Convention met In
Richmond Va. on the 1Mb. .Colonel WIN
Nam K. Lamb ws.s elected permanent
Clinlrmnn 1. 11. McCall of Pulaski Bee-
rotary nnd one Vlco-Presldent from each
Jons 8. Wise was nominated for Gov-
ernor of Virginia by the Hepubllcan Con-
tention at Richmond on tlio ICth. Tho
other nominations weroi It. Clinton Wood
of Hcntt County for L'cutonaut-Governor
nnd Captain Frank B. Dlalr of Wythe for
Jukok TiiAClixn of tho commission p-
pointed by tlio Un 1 States Government
to visit Bouth Ar .ca with a vlow to tho
promotion of cot -irce with tho United
States and Jtr. t irtls Gecrctnry of the
Commission who wcro saved from the
wreck of tho Ilrltlsh steamer Guadlana off
the Abrolhos Basin June 2 while en route
to Now York arrived ot London on tho 10th.
Tub Rev. Dr. Hamncl Irenaeus 1'iiine
editor of tho New York Observer was
stricken with paralysis recently and his
recovery was despaired of by his family.
Kx-SK.VATon Fiuncis Kerxan of New
York has declined to accept the iositlon
of Government director "of tho Union Pa-
Anxiety over the Afghan situation con-
tinued at Uerlln on tho 10th. Russian se-
curities declined threo points.
(lr.nr.HAi Sheridan telegraphed from
Fort lleno on tho ICth that no serious In-
dian troubles need bo apprehended.
A dispatch from Cairo of tho ICth saysi
Tho Arabs ot tho upper classes declaro El
Mahdl Is dead. Lupton with his garrison
has arrived at Benaar. Tie famine of
htardofan has become terrlbl and has ex-
tended to Khartoum.
Joseph Tavlor who on May 01 1881
brutally murdered Keeper Michael F.
Uoran at tho Eastern Penitentiary Phil-
adelphia by beating out his brains with n
wooden bobbin and bar of Iron was hanged
on tho ICth.
The Cnlcago police arrestod a boy re-
cently as a test case charging him with
circulating obscene lltsrature. The boy
was selling the Chicago Tribune contain-
ing tho l'all Hall Gaielte exposures.
A Republican conspiracy was recontly
discovered by tho Spanish authorities at
Baragossa. A number ot persons wcro ar-
rested and the leader a Colonel Mngallon
was sontenced to be shot.
Another white girl baby has been found
In possession of Chinese foster parents In a
loathsome den in Chinatown San Fran-
cisco. Another dynamite outrago occurred on
the railroad track at Denver on the ICth.
No ono was killed or injured but the car
which exploded the dynamlto w as wrecked
together with two others.
Admiral OALinr.li and It. De Letscps
havo submitted to the French Minister of
Public Works a scheme for a canal from
Havre to Marseilles utilizing tho rivers
Heine Baone and Ilhone. The canal it
Is proposed shall bo navigable by the
The grand jury at Philadelphia found
threo bills against ' -leph F. Cottrlngcr
ex-Treasurer of tho Central Transportation
Company ono charging him with tho em-
bezzlement of 1 17500 nnd the others with
forging the stock of the company and ut-
tering tho same.
A tou.no woman was abducted near
Wheeling W. Vn. recently by six men
u ho sprang from the bushes and knocked
down her escort. Tho police made an en-
ergetic search but no trace of her could
llusi.Mss falluros for week ended July
10 number: Uulted States 20.t Canada
10; tour Si as compared with LN1 the
The Alert which loft Halifax for the re-
lief of the Hudson flay Station has been
compelled to put Into St. John's for re-
pairs having been serbiusly damaged by
heavy ice north of Cape Ilest.
It was estimated lu St. Louis that IW
wlnonnd beer saloons had beeu closed s'lnce
July 1 under tho operation of tho high
licenio law and that some 400 more or
aliout ono-quarter of nil the saloons in tho
city would shut up in n few days. f
The Ilrltlsh House of Commons nega-
tived without division Mr. ParueU's mo-
tion to Inquire Into tho conduct ot Karl
Bpcncer In Ireland.
Joseph J. ComtlNCEn recently on trial
In Philadelphia for forging $117500 of stock
certificates received a sentetica of foui
years solitary confinement.
Executions were Issued at Sharon Pa.
against the Wheeler Iron Company
amouuting to over $70000. Dullness of
trade was supposed to have cnused the
The decree divorcing the Marquis De
Caux from Mine. I'attl the great prima
donna has been pronounced in Paris.
It was stated recently In Madrid that
every one of the forty-aevcii nuns who
were Inoculated by Dr. Per ran bail died ot
The French Chamber of Deputies has
adopted a but luixslng retaliatory duties
on ltoumanlan Imports.
A 1'AiiTV of Caceriits wero defeated at
Pisco. Peru July 15 but they got away
with the custom house cash.
The grocery house of Thurber Whyland
it Co. Thomas street New York was
burned out tho other night. Loss $100000.
Inspector MxraALr telegraphed re-
cently from Ilameavllle Minn. that be
had brought from Manitoba uuderarr st
Lars Gundersou late postmaster ut Cum-
berland Wis. About three months ago
Gundcrson absconded leaving tt deficit ot
V000 lii his money order account.
Bix children wero burned to death In n
two-story log bouse occupied by Joseph
Evans near Grahnmton Clearfield Couuty
Pa. The father made desperate efforts to
rescuo his children but without nvall
Tiik Ilrltlsh steamer Wllllugale Captain
Davis which sailed from Madras May iSO
for Iloiton was badly wrecked June 21 off
Cape Oiirdlful. The Captain and part ot
tho crew were drowned.
The ham sewing employees at Armour's
packing bouses at Chicago struck for. an
Increase in wages recently. Men wero put to
work in the strikers' places at the old prices
When the new ineu were returslug from
work they were attacked and threo of them
Marv Kleeuan on trial recently In Chi-
cago for attempting to poison her sister's
family with nrseulc was found guilty and
sentenced to one year's luiprisontneut.
The French Governor of Cochin China
telegraphed reccutly that the military sit-
uation lu Camliodla was really never dan-
gerous and that the French losses since
January amounted to but eoventeeu killed
and throe wounded.
Tim May View Fish-plate Mills at Mil-
waukeo Wit employing one hundred
men started up the other morning.
The people of Winnipeg celebratod the
return ot tho Canadian troops by a grand
torchlight procession and display ot fire-
works ou the Uth. Many thousands In
cluding the military.. ytrt u the pW
cession. The stretti were tbroneedrviai'
tinonla. 1 ???.
Tub naval officers who have been on the
rejected lioat Dolphin have been detached
from that vessel and placed on waiting or-
ders. II. F. Oaines a United States Custom
House official stated recently In Montreal
that a largo quantity of whisky was being
smuggled Into Canada from tho United
States between House's Point and Detroit.
DtsquiETiNO advices have come from
Ubootan ot quarrels among tho Oovernors
about tho Ilrltlsh subsidy. Ono of the
ofllelals was reported to havo been killed.
In nil Spain on tho 18th there were 1880
new cases of cholera nnd 718 deaths re-
ported. In Madrid and vicinity there were
nineteen now cases and twelve deaths.
Kjno's plaster works at New Brighton
Long Island wcro totally destroyed the
'her day. Tho fire It was said would
; -ally ndvnnco the prlco of all plaster of
parts on tho Atlantic coast The loss was
nbout $200000; tho Insurnnco less thsa
The operatlngroom of the Western Union
Telegraph Company at Philadelphia was
The French Government was roiortod
anforclng tho laws against lotteries and
the various forms ot gambling.
It was reported on tho 10th that the
Montana Choycnncs had broken out and
In n fight with cowboys on tho Rosebud
bad killed five losing seven themselves.
The outbreak was thought to bo In sympa-
thy with tho Cheyenncs of the Indian Ter-
ritory. The Now York Health Hoard statistics
showed a record of IMS deaths for tho
twenty-four hours ended nt noon on the
10th. This wos tho largest number re-
ported for any time lu 1883. Coroner Mes-
seler held forty-two Inquests on the bodies
of persons who directly or Indirectly died
from excessive beat.
The clearing-houso returns for week
ended July J8 showed an average Increase
of 17.7 comparod with the corresponding
wiek of last year. Tho Increase In Now
York was 23.8.
The eastbound Santa Fo passenger train
was wrecked near Wallace Tex. recently
by striking r. culvert which bad been
washed out by a rain storm. Engineer
Wilson two firemen and nu extra fireman
Excited crowds surrounded St. Mary's
Church at Kansas City Mo. on the 10th
hooting nud jeering at the Iter. II. D. Jar-
dine who persisted In officiating as lteo
tor. No harm was done tho reverend gen-
tleman although nt times the mob became
very threatening. r m
SuALL-rox was reported spreading In
epidemic form nt Scotland Dak. among
the llutslans. Twenty-five case's were re-
ported In one day. Several deaths had oc-
curred. A maduan was recently arrested nt San
Dona near Venice on the charge of kid-
napping. Ho confessed that he had stolen
and eaten a number of children because he
Eioht hundred men loft Eu Claire
Wis. recently to work on tho Ilocky Moun-
tain division of tho Northern Pacific Rail-
way. Five families comprising eighteen per-
sons who reached Now York recently on
the steamer Main from Bremen were sent
back because they were paupers.
Tiik Coroner's Jury In the Mary Baldwin
murder case at Atchison Kan. after a
long Investigation returned a verdict
charging William Duldwln tho dead girl's
brother with the crime.
Considerable surprise was occasioned
by the announcement ot the assignment of
John Hoach tho well-known ship builder
of Philadelphia which occurred on tho
18th. Tlie-nllegod cnuso of tho fnlluro
was tlio rofusnl of the Government to ac-
cept the dispatch boat Dolphin which
jeopardized other vessels under contract.
It was stated that the liabilities though
large would bo covered by tho assets
Tiik recent earthquake shocks in Bengal
resulted In a serious loss ot life. Fifty
deaths wero rejKirted. There was also
much damage to property.
Two hundred persons wero poisoned by
Ice cream at lliposto Slolly during a re-
cent holiday. A'crowd severely punished
the vender who narrow ly escaped with his
The private banking house of J. J How-
ard fi Son of Cartersville Ga. suspended
recently. Assets estimated at $00000; lia-
A destructive fire occurred at tho New-
York it Now Englaud Railroad car shops
In Norw ood uuar Boston on the 10th. Lsss.
Excitement existed at Caldwell Kan.
over the nrn st of Samuel Crocker editor of
tho Oklahoma ll'or Chief ou the charge of
sedition and cousplraoy. Tlnee others
wero olio arrested. Threats were freely
usedTo batter down tho Cowley Couuty
jail ami release the prisoners.
One thousand three hundred soldiers
wero lu camp nt Crossfield Kan. on the
20th. Ono troop was out scouting toward
the Cimarron ltlver camps from the camp
lu Kiowa filteeu miles .outuwest-
Since ihe latter part 'f Msj alarming
reports ot swarms ot locusts or grasshop-
pers In the vlilley of tho Arkansas and
other portions of Colorado have been pub-
lished and fears expressed that Kansas
Nebraska and Missouri would be visited
by an invasion of Rocky Mountalu locusts.
Prof. Hiley Instituted Inquiries which
showed the reports to 1 exaggerated.
A liKCtNT telegram says that the steamer
Quebec with a number ot passengers and
fl.OOO barrels of flour Irom Duluth for
Sarnln had gone down near Hanlt Ste.
Mario. Tho passengers wero all saved.
The Chief ot tho Bureau of Statistics re-
ports that the number of Immigrants ar-
rived In tho United Stales during the fiscal
year ended June 30 18KS was 867811 being
2201(1 less than during the preceding year
and 40701 less than during the year ended
June 9) ltkU.
The town of Bkldmore Maryvlllo
Couuty Mo. was almost completely de-
stroj ed by fire recently. Ioss $105000.
IUnxim'H large performing Asiatic ele-
phant Albert killed his keeper James
Sweeney at Nashua N. II. recently. Tho
animal was tnken to a ravino nnd ihoU
Six persons were drowned lu the Walnut
ltlver seven miles below Douglass Kan.
tho other morning. The parties wero in
two wagons which wero swept down by
tho swollen stream. Whllo searching for
tho bodies tho top of nuother wagon was
found nud fears wero entertained that
four other persons bad also jwrished.
A VETEniNAttr surgeon from the Agricul-
tural Department In Washington upon ex-
(mining a number of diseased cows
belonging to the herd of Tilnberlnke &
Maslln of Middletown Vn. pronounced
the disease genuine pleuropneumonia.
Tho cattle wero Immediately quarantined.
The recent panic caused by the revival
of Anglo-ltusstan war rumors had serious
results on the Vlenua bourse. Several
failures occurred and there was a general
feeliugof unessluess and insecurity.
Dn. Prime editor of the New York 06-
errer died of paralysis recently.
Tub Mexican Vlltors wero In Philadel-
phia ou the 18ib.
Luvm J'OMCK CQioreil oki3 sixteen of.
kfrlj.nKnw H w... .l7!i ..?4..jS
j-wp'-.--. ft w w ni utw jsnsui
two years ago. ue .nr rty uwi
vHb hjdjyUf.br u4 4M. O
THE DOLPHIN AGAIN.
rx-Seerotarr Cliamller .Strikes a Iw Tt
narks Anent the Ureetit Opinion nrAt.
torney-Ucnerat (l.irlnml la the Dolplils
Boston Massj. July IS Ex-Scero-
tary Chandler has written to tho Journal
In rofcrenco to Attorner-Gcncrat Gar-
land's decision that tho contract with
Mr. Ito.tch to build the Dolphin Is void
that payments to Mr. Hoach nro lllesat
and may bo recovered and that the Gov-
ernment should selzo and hold the Dol-
phin as security for repayment. Mr.
"Mr. Garlsnd's and Mr. Whitney's as-
sumed fundamental condition of tho
statuto Is nowhere contained In Us terms.
It appropriates for four ships as recom-
mended by the Naval Advisory Hoard.
They flnTl that tho Board recommended
that the dispatch boat shonld have a sea
speed ol fmventcen knots; nnd then they
lay such speed Is a vital prerequisite tc
bo absolutely guaranteed In any contract
for construction which may bo made al-
though by tho express terms ol tho law
the designs ol tho ship In do-
tall wcro lo bo mado by llu
Department add tho contractor was to
bavo nothing lo say or do about them.
Tho proposition Is weak nnd slender
with no foundation of law or sensa to
support It. It would seem as If the
newspaper report ot Mr. Garland's opin-
ion must bo Incorrect. At first he Is
mado to say ol the clause In tbo contract
that the ship should be built In accord-
ance with tho provisions of the acts of
"1 am of opinion that this covenant
bound tho contractor as. effectively to
make a ship of a sea speed of soventcon
knots as though he had agreed to do so
In express words."
But later ho says of the clause which
provides that the contractor shall not be
responsible for fallnro lo develop 230-
horse power If It Is not duo todcfcctlvo
workmanship or material i
"Tho obvious Intention ot this was to
relievo tho contractor ot all responsibility
as to the speed and power ol tho ship
and therefore ho says' It follows that tho
contract exists between Mr. Itos.ch and
the United States' and that ho must pay
bick all moneys received by him and
hand over tho Dolphin as security that h
This reasoning can not bo tho work ot
good lawyers. It .Mr. Hoach did guar-
antee speed as effectively as If ha bad
agreed to do so In express words the
contract can not bo absolutely void be-
cause elsewhere Is a clause which re-
lieves him from a guarantco of horse-
power. Let It be noticed that lull
wicked assault upon Mr. Roach by
two newly fledged Cabinet Ministers
revelling In misused power. Is perpe-
trated solclr for tbo assumed reason that
tbo Dolphin has net fillccu knots
sea speed when In fact on every one ol
bcr several trial trips aim has reached
Alteon knots and the last trip was mad
at sea In pursuance of tbo orders of Mr.
Whltniy.but Mr. Whitney enraged at the
result says tbo sea was not high enough
and fillccu kuots sea speed means seven-
teen nud a half knots when there Is not
a high sea nud upon this arbitrary as
sumption tbo who'c fabrlo of outrage
committed by him Is bullL
Callers at the Willi e Home The IVeU
drill's Hammer Vacstlon to be (Spent It
Washington D. C July 10 The
President had a host of calloisycstcrday.
Among them were nearly all the Con-
pressmen at present In the city aud It.
Barnwell Ithctt ot South Carolina. In
the afternoon Governor Pltano called
bnt did not sco tho President. The
President resnmed his oarrlago rides yes-
terday afternoon his companion bciU3
Speaker Carlisle. After i long rldo the
two gentlemen dined together at the
Whllo House. On bis summer vacation
the President will not bo accompanied
by cither bis secretary ot
any member of bis Cabinet.
I). Ward of Albany who was with hlra
last year In the Adirondack his again
been Invited to go and It Is probablo
that not more than one or possibly two
personal friends ot tho President will
compose the party. They will stop at s
small hotel In tho woods which will be
mcir ncar.quariers and a telegraph op-
erator will be py.seut at all limes In case
his services are required Tbo Presl-
dent can thus bo easily communicated
with on Important questions It nrcesssrv.
Dullness cares will bo laid asldo tern-
porarlly and be will devoto himself tc
rcoupcrattng and preparing for a wlntei
of hard work at Washington. Thelengtt
of his stsy- will bo determined by the con-
dition ot public affairs but bo has been
advised to remain away from Washing-
ton during September If possible as tbli
Is tho most Irving month of the year tc
strangers In thlscllmato.
aenerat Urant'o U'UH OrnUIUcl Harmony
aud Uood t'eellne Itetween the Sections
NKW'YonK July 16. General Buck
ncr tho cx-Conlcdcrate who called upon
General Graut at Mt. McGregor Is al
ttfo Filth Arcuuo Hotel. Ho yestcrdsy
decided to give to tho public tbo only
portion of the memorable Interview
which In bis opinion Is ot Interest tc
the country at large.
"I havo witnessed slnco my sickness
said General Grant "just what I wished
to see ever since the war harmony and
pond feeling between the sections. 1
have alwara contended that If there had
been nobody left but tho soldiers we
should have had peace In a yesr. There
aro only two that I know of that do no)
seem to be satisfied on the Southern
side; and wo havo sorao on ours who
felled lo accomplish as muck
as they wished or who did not got
wanned up to the fljht until It was all
over who have not had quite .full satis
faction. The great majority too. ol
tboso who did not go Into tho war have
long slnco grown tired ot tbo long con-
voveruy. We may now well look for-
ward o a perpetual peace at homo and a
National strength that will screen us Iron
auy foreign complication."
Ooloiirl llurlelglt's Lecture.
London July 10. Colonel HurUlgh
the well-known war correspondent leu
lured last night at St. James Hall upot
bis experiences In tho Soudau Tbo lit.
crary anu military world ot London wat
very uurierously represented lathe sudl-
euce r.id tho lecturer was warmly ap-
plauded. It bad been rumored that
Colonel Burleigh would Indulge In sonu
severe strlotures upon t he lucapaclty o
the British officers aud tne loadcquicj
ot tbo commissariat In the Soudau expo
dltlons but everything ot tun ntlmi
American Interest lu Jeopardy.
Boston Mass. July 19 A City o
Mexico special saysi "Capitalists hen
are discussing tho probabilities a
the Ceuirat Ilallroad passing lut
English bands. It Is grneralh
believed here that English dlploinaci
la active In working to this end. It ti
openly said If tbo Central passes lnt(
P.ngltsh control the road will only bi
lully operated from Zicatecas sooth
ward the Northern division being kept
oncn onlv for tha lmnnniinn li
jtroops and malls. This would bo a vlr
ItMl consolidation with tho Vera Crui
llntf. Tbo acjierce lareatuss America
Wret a laUj country
A Joplln llespernilo Kills a rollecman anil
In Hummsrlljr Hangeif.
Jori.lN Mo. July 20. Policeman Daniel
Shcehnn was shot Saturday evening by Joel
Thornton a dcserado who has been for
several) ears past running n saloon at the
State line about six miles west ot Joplln
Imvlnir his resldcnco on the Kansts side
and the saloon on the Missouri side. Din-
ing his residence there Thornton has lecn
connected with several serious scrapes
and when ofltcers from Kansas would go to
arrest him he would step over Ihe line and
defy them. About two months ago he became
Involved in n (lifllculty since which time
Deputy Sheriff Miller has bcrn carrying a
warrant for blm waiting fur him to make
his appearance In this elty so that he could
servo the warrant. Tho opportunity pre-
sented Itself Saturday afternoon about 5:30
o'clock when Thornton accompanied
by his wife went Into a dry
goods store to make seme purchases.
He was followed by Deputy Sheriff
Miller and Policeman George McMurtry
nnd Dan Shcchsn. The desH'rado seeing
the offlcers jumped behind the counter
followed by Shechan who aclzrd him about
the body endeavoring to pinion his n-ins.
In this he failed as Thornton succeeded In
drawing n large double-action forty-four
caliber revolver. Presenting it nt Shee-
han's abdomen he fired. Tho ball took ef-
fect In the left side. Thornton tried to
shoot City Marshal Hamilton about six
months ago when Ihe latter attempted his
arn-st. He placed his revolver to the Mar-
slnl's abdomen nnd pulled tlio trigger but
thu cartrldite did not explode. For this he
was fined $200 In the Police Court. This
JorM.v Mo. July 20. Contrary to the
expectations of tho attendant phjslclans
the wounded oflloer lingered In great pain
until 10:30 o'clock yesterday incrulng
when ho died from tho effect cf tho wound.
Officer Shcehan hail been on tho force here
for someclgl ' jenrs nnd had been regarded
as a must-quiet and peaceable jet faithful
and conscientious ofilcer. lie left a wife
but no children. .
Jori.l.v Mo. July 20. .Joel Thornton
the desperado who shot and fatally
wounded Police Ofilcer Daniel Shechan In
a dry goods store In this city Saturday
nftcrnoon was taken 'rom the city prison
here at two o'clock ycicrday morning and
hanged by a band of indignant citizens.
The Great rililp HtillriVr Makes an Assign-
men lniiiirn L'altllllles.
Kbw Yoiik. uly 20. John Hoach the
ship builder who constructed tliu dispatch
boat Dolphin and has been doing business
under the name of John Hoach & Sou made
an assignment Saturday lo George W.
(Jillutard of this city and George L. Weed
of Stamford Conn. Tho assignor first
directs that the wanes and salaries of all
employes bi paid and then prefers William
Rowland of New Brunswick for money
loaned work nud labor done and materials
famished to the extent of $rw217.0i for
52000' of which (hat r-ntlemsu ho ds four
promissory notes made by the assignor
bearing date June 10 1885 and payable In
three month". These were discounted by
tho Mechanics' and Traders' Bank ot
Brookl)n which Is alo preferred. P. W.
Collandel & Co. of No. 2 Wall street for
money loaned and advanced are also pre-
ferred to the extent of S'JO.OOO. loaned
about June 37 last 810000 on July 3 and
StO.OOO-ou July 11. Tho total liabilities arc
estimated at 912000000.
Wasiiisoto.v July 20. Tbo failure and
assignment or John Hoach & Son has been
an exciting topic of discussion to day al the
hotels nnd other public places. The im-
pression prevails that Itoach Is not finan
cially embarrassed but lias pursued this
coun-o m uio nope of forcing the Govern-
Erant to Mime comproinlso with him con-
cerning not only tbo Dolphin but the oilier
three cruisers now being constructed by
hlnnt the Chester shipyards. The navy
needs ships and John J loach Is crafty
cnottgn to take all the advantages ot the
situation now that the steal crulM-rs are
neorlng completion. As n gencml rule but
llttlo sympathy Is exprvexed for Mr. Itoach
either In public or prlvato circles. Tho as-
signment places the Government lit the
position of taking chances with all other
creditors should itoach bo sued for the
money paid him on account of the Dolphin.
HER BROTHER ACCUSED.
The Coroner's Jury Implicate llu llrother
In the Mary IUIiIwiii MnnlerusAtrlilson.
Atchison Kan. July 19. The Coro-
ner's jury who have been engaged for the
past tcu da s Investigating Hie mysterious
death ot Mb Mary Baldwin ot this
city who was found mutilered In her
.bed on the evening of July 8th
Ibis luumlng at thrceo'clock rendered a ver-
dict declaring that the deceased came to her
death "by chloroform feloniously administer
cd by somo person whom thry believe to
bo William Baldwin. Baldwin Is a hrothei
of the murdered girl nud Is now
the only heir left to inherit n largo estate.
He was promptly arrested and iodwd in
jail to await a 'preliminary examination
which lu been postponed until next
Wednesday morning at nlno o'clock. The
result ot the coroner's Investigation Is
no survrlso as ouug Baldwin lias been
suspcctM of tho crime frum tho Imur li
was first discovered. Young Baldwin It
married and lives In this city. Public senti-
ment Is somewhat divided but from the
earnestness and zeal with which
Ihe Coroner and Jury have
wurked lu ferreting onl the guilty
party It Is generally conceded that thcli
verdict Is not without evidence to substan-
tiate tho same. County Attorney Gilbert
will not give out any of the evidence against
Baldwin until after Ihe preliminary exami-
nation. A fliicceMlul Crank.
St. IiOi'is July 20. Joseph Klst ol
somoreputo In local aquatle circles whe
was prevented by tbo jiollee from Jumping
oil the brh'go a week ng5 jesterday
watched a favorable opportunity between
five ami six o'clock last eveiilng and
plunged from tbo upper roadway to the
rlvrr below a distance ot ovei
ninety feet. Ho swam or wai
carried down stream by tho current tc
about the foot of Chouteau avenue nearly
a mile from the bridge where bo effected I
liolsterrd Up by the l'rlriti.
I)irtn.iN July 20. Tha falluro ot tht
Munstcr Bank wns referred to lu the Cntho-
llo pulpits throughout tho south ef Ireland
yesterday ttie priests endeavoring to allay
Iho excitement by advislnjc their parish-
oners to rely upon the stability of the bauk.
The Minister Bank committee con
ferred with tho directors yesterday
I'hey propose to double the capital
or the bauk by a uuvv Issuo ot 1300000 Ir
10 shares to make an. Immediate call ol
80 shlllinp) per share thereby raising iM-JS
000 and to substitute shares ot 2 paid up
for the present shares on vvhlclr f 8 10s It
paid making the uncalled liability 3 pel
share Instead ot 3 10s.
Kcit Minister lu Simlu.
Washington July 18. It Is state
opon good autlionty that the President
will within a few days nppolut I
MlnUter to Spain lo succeed Hon. J. v.
Fo--.'.er aud (ho Indications favor the seleo
tlou of ex-Uov. lteynolds of Missouri.
There are a great many applicants for thli
place which Is regarded as ono ot the Usi
diplomatic position lu the gift ot tht
Proildcut and considerable wlro putting U
being uutuiied In to secure it. Mr. ltey-
nolds has made a very favorable Impressloe
t the White House and especially slnw
Ids trip to Central America as one ot tin
free trade Statistics vomm!slQi ot tht
A BATTLE WITH STRIKERS.
The Police nf Cleveland Kncnunler ths
Mrlkers The Itrsult
Cr.r.vr.rAB O. July Id. The antici-
pated collision between tho strikers and
polleo occurred yesterday afternoon al
four o'clock. V meeting of tho striking
Iron vrorkers was icld at Newbcrg yester-
day afternoon and several reporters who
entered were savagely thrown out Aftci
the ( meeting 700 men n-ostly Poles and
Bohemians formei Into line and marched
lo the Plato mill which was in operation.
Tho men In the Plate mill are not affected
by the redaction and wero opposed tc
stopping work In tho first place They
were forced out by tlio foreigners and re-
mained Idlo until yesterday. Tlio mob In-
creased In numbers as It progressed and
when It arrived at the mill It aggregated al
least 1000 men. Tbo strikers were armed
with clubs studded with nails pieces ol
Iron and largo stones. The fifty
policemen on duty Titw -1-r!ird with
maces twenty-two Inches long' and with
self-acting revolvers. They were stationed
at the A'Aiw street entrance to the mill
yards. A ticket fence fifteen feet high en-
closes the grounds. Tho gale was ope
and near It were tlio police. .lUna street
at this iKihit Is sixty feet wide and Is
paved with cinders and slag from the neigh-
boring furnaces. Thirty-four additional
policemen were scattered In tho mill. Al
3:45 the patrolmen wero ordered homo to
rest preparatory to going on duty at night.
They started down A'Anu street nd met
the strikers. They turned and double
quicked It to tha mill. They wero
hooted nnd stoned by Ihe strikers.
Depnty Superintendent MeMahon gave the
order to fall In ami n linn was formed aboul
thirty feet from tho mill gale. The mob
approached and MeMahon asked what was
wanted. One of the leaders replied thai
thev were determined to close tins mill. Tha
ixillce officers argued with them but to no
purpose. The men In the rear ranks began
to throw stones. There was considerable
hard talk a push forward nnd then a rush.
Tho police advanced and the two forces
met. Ths strikers threw stoncA slags and
cinders and flourished their clubs. The
policemen used their nlaces and drove the
strikers back. Inch by Inch. Ybo strikers
fell by the score and reeled away with
blood streaming down their faces. They
tiourod a terrific shower of stones however
Into the police but could not use their clubs
to any advantage. Finally they fell back
very rapidly nnd the polico seeing their op-
portunity charged on a run yelling as they
went. The whack of their maces could be
heard for lung dIUn:cs. Fallen strikers
lined --Ktna street and their wives and
sweethearts bore them away as fast as
possible. The mob broke nud ran bnt the
police kept up an untiring whack until
every striker was driven out ot sight of the
mill. The result of the battle was as fob
lows: Patrolman Manzclman two deep cuts
on the head; Patrolman Caldwell badly
cut on the bead; Patrolman White hit on
tbo brad with a club; Patrolman Ilcese
struck on the wrist and badly Injured;
Patrolman Eckart cut over Die eye; Patrol-
man lies cut on the bead with piece of Imn.
Thirty-five strikers were lying on the ground
when the skirmish was brought to an end
but only seven of them were arrested. The
remainder were carried off tho field by tbclt
friends. The names of Ihoie arrested
were: Thomas Sanders Charles Doolittle
James Mulkeyka John Welskofsks Joseph
Pollock Mike Kobeck and John Lyons.
Mulkcska and Welskofskn will probably
die whllo Kobeck Is bidly Injured. The
fight lasted but five minutes. Gorsuch the
Communist who was arrested Monday wai
released on $1000 ball and It Is said thai
he Instigated tbo attack.
tlrnersl Ilnnard IlelleTee the Mormon
Mar Vet (ill. Trouble.
Omaha Nioi. July 16. General How
ard commanding tbo department of tht
Platte has retnmed to Omaha from Sal
Lake. City hi which place he spent Ih
Fourth of July. He says there Ls great ap
prehension thereover tho feeling existing
between the Gentiles and the Mormons
which has been greatly Intensified by the
Insult offered by the Mormons to tho flag.
The end Is not yet and serious trouble may
occur any hour on the slightest pretext
The Gentiles and the United Stales soldicn
are very indignant Tlio bitterness of feel-
ing ls much greater than the public is await
of as the half has not been told In tht
published accounts. There Is nntict
patloti of ait outbreak being pre
cipllated any day. Tlio War Depart
iiient has juade preparations fur it By
order of General Howard the troops tin
were to leave Fort DougUs and Fort Ijira-
rule for Kansas to suppress tbo Cheyenncs
have been retalued t those posts. A col-
lision between the Mormons and Gentiles It
looked for on the 24th of this month whlct
Is a great day with the Mormons it belnt
the anniversary of the settlement of Utali.
They come In by thousands on that day U
Salt Lake from all parts ot the Territory tc
uulto hi the celebration. Should they at-
tempt to repeat auy such performance ai
they carried out on the Fourth of July
there' will probably be bloodshed. The
Mormons lu Salt Lake are all armed. Oc
tho Foutth of July thev gave evidences o
this by freely nourishing revolvers In tht
face of tho Gentiles aud defying and Insult
lug them. Backed by tho many thousand)
who will be at Salt Lake on the annlvcr
sary day they no doubt will be Inclined to
bo more defiant and lusultlng than before
and will Invito and challenge a contllcL
Win 4 and ltaln.
Lee's Summit Mo. July 10. Iteporb
have been received hem ot considerable
damage by a storm ot wind and rain which
swept over the country to the east and
northeast ot this place Tuesday at fivt
o'clock. A portion ot the farm residence
ot John Hutchlus was blown down tht
barn ot J. B. Tong unroofed and an unoo
cupled building near Union Point Church
razed to the ground. Fences were strtwc
lu every direction; fruit aud shade treei
(tripped ot their branches and tlio harvested
a heat ard growing cruim suffered severely
llie storm was from tho noitli acamipa
nled by a heavy fall rf rsln aud while II
had no appearance ot a ci clone and itt
track was limited In width It Is said to
have been very severe. No Injury to per
sons or stock is reported.
Iurl her Destruction.
I)i.oominotov III. July 10 i'he sec-
tion ot&uybrook which was the scene
the waterspout ot last Thursday was yes-
terday visited by the severest hail storm
knowu for years. The storm continued
about fifteen minutes coveriug tha ground
with ball stones ot unusual size many of
which lay on the ground an hour after the
storm had abated. On several farms com
vv as torn dtivo. The crops where they had
escaped tho deluce of July V were In fine
condition promising an abundant harvest
but hundreds of acres were destroyed yes-
terday. In many ot the dwellings all the
panes ot glass ou the side ot the buuses
upon which the storm beat were broken.
Hilt l'enn's Descendants.
JsEVf Your July 15.-Beforo William
Penn went back to England the last time he.
deeded to Sally Mercy Fuller sister of Dr
Thomas Fuller ot Cape Cod one hundred
and sixty acres ot the land wnere Philadel-
phia now hv She died and nobody claimed
tho land so the city took It and sold It to
prlvaW. purchasers. F.vcry five yours up U
leto tho heirs ot Sally Mercy Puller werc
advertised tor. Nobody appeared then. Re-
cently Joseph D Fuller who Is seventy
ccuuy jwepa ui ruuer wbo is scvemy
years old has been lookliur tip the waiter
and ho is convinced that the Fullr family
s7pbffislaks! u4f M "
THE TRAIL TROUBLES.
The Conflict of Interests lletween the Tex
as Cattle Men and Their Ilrethen Fnrthee
North The Attempt nt the Latter to
Keep the tnllle Trails Closed Itesnltlnf
In Serious Loss la the Texans.
Bt Loom Mo. July 17. TheJIspflte
between tbt holders ot lands In tho neu-
tral strip district of Indian Territory and
the cattlemen of Northern Texas over
tho right of way through the neutral
strip has assumed a now phase and un-
less the nentrat strip men withdraw thoHr
opposition to the nse of tho trail adopted
by tho Dallas convention hold In Texas
several months ago Ihs Toxins threaten
to make a personal matter of the fight
Mr. A. L. Mercer editor ot the North-
vetlern I 'ce block Journal at Cbcyonne
Wyoming who passed through the city
en route for Washington speaking on
the subject at the St. James Hotel aaldt
"the niatiT or way
throngh the Cbcrokco strip Is not the
question at present. The trail through
It leads directly Into Kansas through
Which Slate Texas cattlo can not pass
owing to tho laws rasscd by the last
Kansas Legislature nud tbo trail Is prac-
tically worthless. What the Texas men
want Is the trail throngh tbo neutral
strip which Is pnblto domain. That
leads Into Colorado Once In that State
they can get north or cast as they de-
sire Tho Bccrelnryof Slate Attorney-
General and Commissioner of Agricul-
ture bavo been furnished tho facts In
tho matter and are tboronghly conver-
sant with all of the details."
The following telegram was sent from
Texas to Commissioner Colmanat Wash-
-Tho trails sought to be trareled by tho
Texan drovers aro well established by use
and common consent. The trail atreed an-
on by the Dallas meeting la tha only
practicable one to Colors lo Great In-
justice and Injury has been done the lire
slock Interest or our Stato by the stoppage
ol the cattle. There Is no doubt ot the facta
as stated by Uovemor Ireland and Con-
pressman Bayers secretary Lamar's course
Is hlKluy commendod by all aa an actot
Jeiirnedl Jonx Jf. Siwrsof
"President Texas Live Stock Association.''
On the 11th Inst. Messrs. W. A. Towers
and tTbumas A. Lee signing tbcmselrei
as representatives ot Colorado Kansas
Northern Texas Missouri and Indian
Territory Cattle Orowcrs and Live Stock
Association telegraphed their version ol
the dlfficnlty to Secretary Lamar to the
effect that the right of trail throngh the
neutral strip be denied the Texans.
Subsequent Investigation develops that
Towers and Leo are interested la the cat-
tle business In the neutral strip terri-
tory and whllo tbey may represent tht
Kansas and Indian Territory associa-
tions since the stand they take In tbeli
telegram Is Identical wlta tho Interests
of those Slates tbey do not represent
nor vclco tbe sentiments of Colorado
icxasanu aiissonrt associations this
discovery Is the new phase referred to
above and will doubtless be urged agalat
mem oy tne icxans as ground lor disre-
garding tbelr statements. It Is claimed
that tbe "Northern Texas Live Stock As-
sociation" docs not exist and that should
the men belong to the
COLORADO AXD MISSOURI ASSOCIATIONS
tbey wcro not antborlzed by them to
make any statement to the Secretary as
corulm from tbem. At a meeting of the
Colorado Association At Denver a reso-
lution was unanimously adopted expres-
sive ot tbo sense ot that Association that
owners ot healthy cattle had tho right to
dn- them over public domain. This
" - j l?n Is In direct opposition to the
V . u Uken by Towers and Leo In ob-
structtng drive through tno nemtral
strip. Al v f tho Texas cattle associa-
tions bad leprcscntatives at tbe Dallas
meeting and concurred In tho adoption of
what Is known as tbo Dallas trail which
traverses tho neutral strip and leads Into
Colorado and It ls safe to sssmnc that
Towers and Leo have been selected
by them io resctud their action
In tho matter and nudo all ot their
work at that meeting. Messrs. Hunter
and P.ransanda large majority ot the
cattlemen of this Slate are in sympathy
with the action of tho Dallas Convention
and no one baa been authorlz.-d by Ibom
to represent to tbe contrarr. Tbe law
prohibiting the passage ot Texas cattle
with certain restrictions through Kan-
sas It Is alleged was passed through tbe
lnllucnce of Kansas ami Cherokee anl
neutral strip cattlemen for the purpose
ot Injuring the cattle Interests of TeXis
and benefiting tbelr own. Tbo repre-
sentations contslncd In ths Towers-Lee
telegram that tbe Texas cattle are In-
ftclcd are denied In a letter to Commis
sioner Uolman from lino. Joseph M.
Wt son Treasurer of the t ulorado Cattlo
Growers' Association aud Director ot
the German National Bauk ot Denver
who says that Towers and Lea are seek-
ing to stop eattlo from Crockett Ed-
wards Nolan and Milcbell Counties In
Texas which are perfectly healthy. John
N. Lytilc a member ot the Kxccutlvo
Committee ut tbu National Cattle and
Horse Growers' Association has tele-
graphed saying that tho cattle arc healthy
and .isklng that an Inspector be sent to
Texas to establish tbo fact. Dr. Georcu
J. Fuville veterinarian of tbe Colorado
State Sanitary Board examined tbe cattle
and Issued bills ol health for them.
Towers aud Leo slate that there Is no
objection to Texas cattle being driven
over the old trail vvlilcu leads Into Kan-
sas. Kansas being Impassable however
the old trail 1 therefore useless to the
Texans. Tbelr expressed desire to leave
tho question ol the right ot passage over
the ueutnal atrip to tho courts for deci-
sion Is objected to by the Texans for tho
reason that the time which won d bs oc-
cupied lu Its adjudication would Inter-
fere seriously wlib their business and
prevent tbe drtrlus of thalr cattlo until
too lata to reach Northern ranges this
season. The Texans claim to havo
suffered a loss already by depreciation In
values of tbelr stock to the extent of
8(0000000 and a speedy solution ot tho
difficulty Is asked for. The land occu-
pied by tbe Neutral Strip Association Is
Eubllc domalu aud they say that no one
aa a right to obstruct Its passage.
The above facts havo been placed be-
fore Commissioner Colmsn and Secre
tary Lamar and R ls thought they will
aid materially m Drinking anout a settle
raent aud have considerable weight in
favor ot the Texans.
A Mothers' Hume llurusd.
Cincinnati O. July 17 Tho St.
Joseph's Mothers' Home it magnificent
structure located at Dclbt six miles Irom
tbocttr was entirely destroyot by Ore at
aa early hoar last night. Oue ot the Sis-
ters gave the alarm aud all managed to
escape from tba burning bulldlug with-
out Injury and took refuge In a farm-
house near by. There ware fltty-slx Sis-
ters in different parts cf tho home whs
tbe fire was discovered. The convent
was a fqur-slorr atone building and
originally cost 673000- The loss will b
fully 9luOV00 fusurcd for 838000
i T . .
.V Terrible Aorldeut.
Bovvuxa Glut: O. July 17. A ter.
rlblo accident occurred heru yesterday
when the casing bead of ono of the nat-
ural gas wells blew off uudur a pressure
ot nearly two hundred pounds to the
square Inch. D. S. Ssengcr tbo super-
intendent wai at tbe tlruo trying to stop
a leak lu the pipe and was terribly In.
tcred by the explosion lie will probs.-
ily die. Ilia face and head are badly
wangled. Ills little son sUndlug by
was also hurt The excItqaMtt over tit
aflalr ht Intestv. Th Gas Uerapatir ksvf
nw Uwa )u V ? JW iwt
1t DBisned laying mains sM wt
I asMM wpsawsanw.
GREAT FIRE IN WASHINGTON.
Btllson Hntchlna Loses Henttty TatoaM
rules and l'resse Destroyed.
Washisotow July IT. About elfM
o'clock last evening a flro broke out taaV
denly In tho I1pt building at tho corner et
Tenth and V streets and soon the uppet
stories were wrapped In flames. The build-
ing was occupied by tho Washington Daffy
Fort the National ricinibtlcan the Wash-
ington Critic the Sunday Ocaetl Mm
United States .Electric Light Company and
sovcrat other tenants Tha'editorlal com-
posli.g and press rooms of the four paper
are completely ruined and the bnslness of-
fices Hooded with water. Th build-
ing which ls owned by Slllson IlnlclV-
Inx was valued at 80000 and Is said U)
be covered by Insnrance. Roth the Pott and
Uepvbllam used the same cress valued at
$20000; Insured for S 13000. Tho CrIfa
press was valued at 315000 and Is sup-
posed to hrrve been Insured. In the base-
ment of the llcrnibUwn offlco was a press
owned by ex-Secretary Chandler and valued
at f 23.000. There wcro In the building also
the plates of Mr. Stllson Hutchlns' lion
book entitled "Tlio National Capital Wash-
ington Past and Present" The plates
were very valuable and aro a total loss.
Besides tho plates 6000 copies of the new
work wcro burned. Tbe Gazette Is owned
by Thomas S. Monow whose loss Is not
heavy. The total loss will reach 3150000
about two-thirds of which Is covered by In-
surance. While the origin of the flro Is
not known It Is believed to havo broken
out In the engine room of the electric light
company. The plant of this company was
In tbe Pott building and soon after the fire
broke out every electric light In the town
was suddenly extinguished leaving certain
quarters ot the city In comparative darkness.
A SPANISH CONSPIRACY.
iH CONSPIRACY. CD
Organization Whose Ok-
fc flnMltm H-nMhll.
Discovery of an Orgranltatlon Whose Ob
ject Is to Orranue a Spanish Kepublle.
Madrid July 18. A widespread con-
spiracy in which cx-lnsurgcnts recently ex-
pelled from Badajoz figure as leaders has
bcn unearthed by the police. Its ramifica-
tions extend throughout the northeastern
provinces of Aragon and Catalonia The
Insurgents established headquarters near
the City ot Mataro from whence mani-
festo of a revolutionary character sts-bU
sued and through agents tlio various vil-
lages and towns organized bands of armed
men fotmed and sworn to overthrow Ihe
monarchy and to aid hi the formation of a
republic The porlce having been Informed
that a meeting ot some of the insurgents
had been arranged to t.ilie place ytsterdly
In a house located In the city cf Ciracossa...
The police made a descent on the place ai3 "
so completely surprised the consplaton
that Ihry succeeded In caDturlne tlio entire .-
nang. Tlio police also secured fully a bun-
drcd rlflesot the most Improved pattern and
a quantity of ammunition. Colonel Magallon. '
leader ot the bind was summarily tried by a
court martial and sentenced to be shot lie u
freely acknowledged that a conspiracy ex-
isted to overthrow the Government and ex-
pressed no regret fur the part he had taken
in Ihe movement Another band ot Insur-
gents was discovered by the military drill-
ing In tho outskirts ot the city of MaUrova
Fully one-half ot their number was cap-
tured. The others escaped leaving anu
and accoutrements behind them.
ROUCH ON LABOR UNrONSr-
Juclce 8n.ll Gives Particular fits to the
Washington Tailors Colon and Blwllat
Wasjhhotox July 17. In court yester-
day Judge Snell disposed of the case grow-
ing out of the threats) mado by tbo union
tailors against the non-nnloti men and said:
"This Is a land of freedom and foreigners.
Come hero to enjoy American freedom.
They get A higher prlco for their labor than
they ever did before as tho labor statistic
ot other countries show. You come here
from Italy Germany Austria and every
other country and as sopii as you get here
yon join a labor union and propose to control
the price of labor In this country. Tho peo-
ple of this country aro not going to stand
this. Tbu time will soon come when per-
sons in this country will bn able to employ
laborers ns cheap as they can and pay them
In proportion It their work without life In-
terference ot labor unions. It Is agreed
that the greatest nuisances we have lu this
country are those Infernal unions and tho
sooner wo get rid of Ihem tho better.
These men are made tools of by the unions
and go to non-union men under the pretext
of giving friendly advice 't'hvy arc sent
as messengers just the s-ima m by the old
slathering- Ttiein In.
BLooMiaoTo.v III July 17. Cblef of
Police James Stone arrived this mornlnij
from Padticati Ky with Henry A. Wil-
liams one ot tlis leaders ot the Metropolis
III. Insurance swindle. Williams Is a
rather prominent resident ot Paducatj
being tho owner ot two farms and a general
country store. Ho U ar.titiveof the ex-
amining physician fur !!iq ddlercnt Insur-
ance companies and (M more toward the
organization of this fraudulent scheme than
any other person obtaining for his serviced
several thousand dollars lie wrs placed lu
jail lu this cjty lo await the action of the
vrond Jury of this county being arrested
inon complaint ot theliloomlnxton Mutual
Jfe Insurance Company. Nino ot these
wludlcrsare now InjalL
London July to. This morning's Daljy
Tfcyru;t double leads the following:
"At this moment there seems little prospect
ot coming to an understanding with the
Bussiau foreign ofllce. Tlio tone of tlio
English comimlcatlonj has been ronclla-
tory but firm rud there Is no likelihood o(
any solution of tho difficulty save by Itus-
sla'a consenting Ut carry nut the settlement
agreed upon by Mr. Gladstone's Govern-
ment and the foreign office orilussbi. The
situation has bvcaule decidedly serious." '
The ilurulm) Jat' Berlin correspondent
says: "One should not be surprised tu
learn at any moment that thn. Afghans nnd
Husslana havo como to blows."
.ii e i. .i i
.Uk.nvku Cor. July 17. A dynamite ex
plosion occurred on the railroad track here
yeslorday. Pieces of Iron from Ijp wreck
were thrown three blocks but f jriUliaUly
did no damage. The car which exploded
tbe dynamlto was completely demolish-'!
IU wheels being wrenched oft and brpK "
Into a dozen pieces. The second ainltliti J
coaches In the train were blown trout ti.;
track and badly diuujfetL It la said t.ic
unexpected need of an empty coai too ; an
extra train over tbe track upon which !'
exploslre bad been pJucedj othervvle i
ular train containing a large ejtcurs ott t i i
(rout St. John' Cathedral would .."
passed over the track.
KneuurMflns; rwr Cfctt.
S piti.su tiELB lu. July I7.ln n-ri
(I the crop of oats the July cton Kt""-
el the State Board ot Arrloulluro wai
that the prospect are enewraliis; fi i t
lamest croo ever raised IhUiW.Suu-.
several years the valust ( U im. t-tup haa
exceeded that of the: wheat lv In lull
thci'e were In touM itwadwr fcaiooeo
bushels o oats ralacVUi jhmmis tu ISM
T0oco0i; Ih It UM0Q4rUvo its Kttvt
lMooefl- DsrhMt ttepiut -nuuUt vie
coiHtlstou ef Ums tftata Mm hsixurad. fott
tw flOtmtUm 'aatucd a likely K (. I
ttsasw bmus uvs) itnv uob. iim m
wwatll I Mnitoo. where UM
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