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XXL' NO* 34. EiJBPORT, N.^ '^i/.d^'pjer'.Vi^r^in^AUy^'H^^ •Wealth, of hair Is wealth indeed,; especially \to -a^ woman. Every other physical at- traction •. is : secondary ,i to- 111 We have a \bookwe will gladly send' you that tells just how to care for the hairv :Ifyour hair; Is? too thin or losing.its luster, getr- : ; Growth be* cbmes^yigdf' oiisjand' all dandruffi removed;\;; 'It:always Ye store 8 color to brfadeld 4Retain~y6ur^yduWj^<ton4-loo)ioid^ : : Ibeforeyour-timei' gray lhair; i,.;; >. 3\- >• ..\' ir- ••j : ^ :.91.00 «Wile.* AD trqiltii '•>*?•*= -\.fy •f :-. - :-v -; ? ; =5 - - _M •; ;-%c v .- •• ••• - •,«•-\--.•' •--.«• I have used your Hair Vigor now for about 25 years and I havo found it splen- did and Batisfaotory in <Jvery way;, 1 be- lieveIhavo recommended tniaHfb* Vigor, ^to 'h'unQre'dB'df Iny frlende^and.they all telltho same story. If anybody -wants, the. best kind of a Hair Vigor i fhali cor,-- tainly recAnudend to them jujt as strong-. Jy as loan tnattneyget. a bottle pf layers &jr Vigor/? i ^Mrf.N. E. HaaiLTON, Nov.», 1898. >-•;..,-. ;-. Norwich, N. Y. v-\;-;r;.. -. fWHmltoOi^o* [ ^- .v- ;If yon do not, obtain all the benefits you «e»Ire from the tue of the Vigor, write the Doctor about it. Addreia, DB, J . 0. AYEB, Lowell, Man. •if. OFSTRIRfe A Series of Gains For the Steel \Corporation. 1-ri '••' 3E^fcSftlUffiKRNE.^^= • Funeral Director and Embalmer. - *Mrs. Sherburne will assist In all cases in th e care of ladies and children. '•'* Bonn Block. FAIRFORT, N. Y. FIGHT iT THE DUQUESNE MILLS, Both Sides iWorb^ff Viffojrptisly. Foi Contrail of Cnrnesle Company . J Plnnt---T^Hhe Takes'a Hope- ; :/ v t:ilhiyiew of Situation,' .PITTSBURG, Aug. 20.—The United States* Steel corporation - uiade-a serles-oi .gains ln : 'tbe~rest.oration of properties crip- pled =by^ the/ strike of the Amalgamated association'and its sympathizers. .'_..' v-Tie\ steel mills at Monessen, after a L 16ng period of inactivity,\ were partly put inf rnoti'o'nTby\ strike breakers gathered in '•some of the southern states^ two more TnuliB^n^he—Painter^l^ ury^nd^notb&rJa^elmili nt the Clark property was also operated.for the first time! There was' some \disorder Jn-the streets of Monesseni but the local police, never lost control of the demonstrative ^crowds,- and there.was no-serious.trouble. The reopening ; of the Monessen mill' iE believed to\ be .the.first of a series of ag- gressive moves on the-part of the steel •corporation. Preparations are^knawn to be in progress for reopening the Star Tin mills in this city and for increasing the force at the Lindsay & McCutcheon mills, and it is thought- to be only a matter of time before the strongholds\ of the strik- ers like' Newcastle, 'McKeespqrt, Wheel- ing, Bellaire and. Mingo Junction' will be invaded. The strikers deny that any real prQgTPsq hnR been marie ntejther Mortes- was denounced*, and VL resolution .Was adopted, authorizing the preparation of i& bill to be presented to the next legislature repealing the law. i. \« --' ;V^| ...These, resolutions were' referred .to^thj; committee on resolutions: Favoring.the cleeliuu of \the-president und-sumiturs.'by- pop\ilar^vote,~deiro\nreiirg~tbe~^ar^'in South Africa, favoring the publication of state laws in newspapers and;favoring a law compelling weekly payment of wages. . A new constitution was' adopted and the name of the organization changed,to the New Jersey Federation of Labor. V i WIRELESS MESSAGES. SInny liiicnnin Sends and Receives '\.'; by Marcoul System. - '-V:'-';?-; r SIASCONSET, Mass., Aug: 17.—That communication by \wireless telegraphy Js now\ established permanently between. Nantucket South Shoals lightship \^ and the station here was proved early ; last evening when' messages were*' received announcing the arrival in American wai- ters of the Cunard line steamship Lu- CRESGEUSJS VICTOR Defeats The Abbot In Great __• ^Bace^at^Brighton.^—— EVENT.WON IN STRAIGHT HEATS, -eania:— ../-.;• ~ . - * --•:•;.< The message telling of the approach'of Night calls answered a t residence on North .-;. street. .;.' :.. . ; \W. if. PAYNE, Veterinary Surgeon arid Dentist. Treats all diseases of Domesticated Animals. Calls promptly attended to day or night. Office in Ghadwlck Block, Falrport, N. Y. Barn near Bown's Carriage Works.. .-. H,M.BRpWN, ^uneral'^DirectoT'T'anTiTtticenBed Embalmer. JbaOy assistant wnen requested. Plione-ar-3. Falrport. IT.-Y.- i: ! •.. - t.\ XIVBKY STABMJ. f. O. M: CHADWIOK, '.;.- '•-;\! - Proprietor. Singleand Double Rigs at Reas- - -: — r v onabl«3; Prices. 7 \: Barns oh Perin Street. Telephone No'/7. Falrport, N. Y. k: *& HUDSON RIVER R. R. THE FOUR-TRACK TRUNK LINE. ?gen^oc^ainter?s3Ea^o^ay^tmTr^the7?iiTc^ ^nSfto be frign\tened~by the.burning of a lot of,coal and the mere operation of\ ma- chinery. They say that skilled men can- not be secured outside of their ranks and that none of their men' is deserting, de- spite claims to the Contrary. The man- agers of the Painter plant, which now has four mills on, claim that part of their two new crews is made up of old employ- ees who have come, back to work. At the Clark mill, where tbe ten inch was started for the first time yesterday and where everything except a small eight inch mill is'now being operated, it is asserted that more skilled men are offering their serv- ices than can be accommodated. Fifty more were taken on.there, bringing the total force \up to 600. It was claimed that there -were 200.men at work .jn'.the Paint- er mills and that 50 of them were skilled. The greatest .fight iu this district is for -mastery—at— the—-Duquesne—mills'-6f—the Carnegie company'. Both side's 8.re work- ing secretly, the Amalgamated associa- tiort-cto—-extend—7-its—organization—aud- strength^'amon'g^the\workers and 'the steel company to block any 'plan to get XVeither side has shown the Luca'nia marks a new era in \the maritime world by the establishment of thisi system. Friends of those on board incoming passenger steamers may ; get news of their approach more than; 12 hours sooner than\ they could fromltbf observer. at Fire Island. Farewell mes-. sages may the transmitted from outgoing vessels a similar- length of time ; after passing Fire Island. ' :^-S-:i^ ' The. Lucqnia was expected .to ,send word to the Nantucket lightship; of: het passing some miles south of that point about'* 3 :o'clock', yesterday afternoon, ^here was, a crowd of newspaper men ancr operators-at 'the little Btation'-here, and- as the afternoon wore on dTndvno word was received the watchers began to iear^uiafgsometiujig^naaglia^mmjt^toi^ Scnnnell's Home ' DUinnced In ib« ^Seoond-New AVorlii'ii Record. For Trotting Mile In Contest—Trial AgnliiMt Time UIIHUCCCMIDI, NEW YORK, Aug. 10.—The trotting Interests of the Empire City have not re- ceived such a boom in a quarter of a cen- tury as was deVeloipediat-the Brighton Beach track when, under the auspices of the New York Trotting association;'the champion stallion and champion gelding, Cresceus aiid The Abbot, came .together for a purse of •?12 I 000.' The Abbot, with his record of 2:03V4 of last season, and CONSTITUTION VVINS. Pcfents Columbia In the First Larch-. moht Ruc'e. * -LARCHMONT, N. Y.^Aug. 17.—The Cqnstitution drifted acrops the finish line ye.sterdiry afiprnboii a witiuet by \31mT 23sr~-This~iJromiiigly time, however,\ does difference iirT speed W Cresceus, witbTTIs\ mark of^1270^57^5^3^\ at Columbus, were-to decide the queBtion ot which was t¥e\one to go down in.his- tory as the fastest trotting horse now living. .. ' •:_ '-••. . . • It' was about 3:30 o'clock when the driv- ers, Ketcham and Geers, appeured before the grand stand and obtained their posi- tions for • a start by the Hip' of a coin. Luck was with the driver of Cresceus, as apppTatuH^n^theTgtelnrisfiip. Just^bouf 6 o'clock the sudden ringing of the call bell \ou the operator's desk awoke- every-\ body to a'realization that the ship was within signaling.distance: -V 7 , /:• W. W. Bradfielo, the Marconi oper- ator, sat down at his instrument and reV eeived notice that th'e Lucariia hddjsig- : naled the lightship and that messages wiere to follow. Then the messages began to be recorded upon the tape at the rate of ten words a minute in dots and dashes which only the skilled operators could un- derstand.. The messages.from the people on the steamer were quickly translated and telephoned to the telegraph station at Nantucket and thence were telegraph- ed- to the mainland' and their ultimate destination. TheLucania evidently slow- ed down to allow the messages' to bt transmitted, for the instruments were still ticking at 8:30 o'clock last jiighJL The system worked, perfectly, and theVo seems to be no rqason for supposing that -narel£aa_telegraphy-as-appliied herp-ia-noL a: success TPAIN3 GOING EAST. •1:24, A.M.—AccomrAodation, arrives Lyons, ••.'.' 2:15 a.m. • . 7:00, A. M.r-^Day Express, arrives Syracuse - \ - 9:15 a-. m.,New York 7;00 p.-'m. -' - /; '- *8:24, A. M.—Accommodation, ' arrives Syra- ;-..>-• : •cu'se.l0:45a. m., New York 6:00 p. m. 10:59,. A. M.—Accommodation, arrives Syra- >T '.\ c'use 1:10 p. m., NewTfork 10:00 p; m; ~ • ;; 2J54, p.- • M.—Accommodation,. arrives Syra- • -•.\•-\-.-' . cuse 5:15 p.m. •\ Bi84,-p. ^—Accommodation, arrives Syra- •-.'.• cyse 7:55 p. m.' -.* *8s07. p. _M.-rAccommodation,: arrives Syra? —:..«—-—fhise 10:20 p^m., New-York 7:00 aVm.->- :r-*' • TRAINS GOING WEST. . ~*ir40rXtif.—A\\ccommodatioh, arrives'R6Ches r :•-.» ter 8:lO;a.m^arrive8;Buo'alo. 10:25 A: M. 0:08,.A. M>-rAccommodation arrives Roch- <s'; ; v ester 9:25 a. m., Buffalo 12:00 p. m., Ni- - -' \agaraFalls 1:08p.m. • ; . r_'-'- •11:31, A. M.—Accommodation, arriveB Roch- ..-,. ester 11:53 a. m. t Buffalo 2:00p. m., I^ag- .:..:; ara Falls2:50p. m.-- - J .. v — 4:38, p. M.—Accommodation, arrives Roch- ester 6:02 p. m., Buffalo 7:20 p. m., Niag- ara Falls8:16p.m./ -•. . 5*46, p. M.—Despatch accommodation, arrives • Rochester 6:05 p.m. •8:80, p. M.—Accommodation, \ arrives Rdch- .- ^ eater 9:00 p. m., Buffalo 11:20 p. m., Ni- : -•/,: agara^Falla 12:30 a. m. • This train runs : Sundays'to Rochester, only. - ; •: : Trains marked thus (*) run daily. X :'•\'-*- .Ineffect June 16,1901. : : ;. ;v - l v; - . For additional information, time tables, eto. apply to station agent, or -to • G.R. DANIELS, General Passenger. Agent Ni Y. O.A H. R, R.R., New York City.- H. PABBT, General Agent,-Buffalo, N. Y. . In effect June 16,1901. RRi ;the~ men out. its. : strength r yet,-and-it-is .impossible to get any line on the ultimate result. The claims made privately on either side are conflicting. The Amalgamated organiz- ers-assert that-they have secured a strong position in the property and. that when th*e~wor\d is; given it will be shut \downT The managers of the mills admit that .the-rstrikers^-have-some -friends : in the 'mills, but express absolute copfidence iv ' their~ability~to~^k ; eep tK^nlire\plalitTin' ^operation. Coal and ; iron police--enre*. fully guard the property, admitting none except .employees, and they in turn are watched by secret,pickets of the strikers. Assistant Secretary-M. F. Tighe has returned from the west and was closet- ed for several hours with President Shaf- fer. '.':'.He' was given \a very enthusiastic reception by his associates and returns a 1 stronger ;figiir.e- in the organization than when he • departed\. '-Discussing :hiB re- port,- Mr. Shaffer said: ? -;,*--.; \All that Mr. Tighe told me was that in the,.papers last week, and there ia nothing aside from this. \The Chicago mill men who remained at work are now no longer - members- of the 'organization. They ; are not entitled to a trial' arid; will have. none. They are at.liberty,t.o act as theysee fit now,.lm.t.;it they go. out' they, will do so On their . own responsibility. We will do nothing about the matter from this tune. On the whole, the strike is-goingoV\very\wellr~We^^ out more men every day. and will con- tinue .to do ao. ;.The fight is,not hardly begun\ Thefe~\Vill~be~plenty;~of \trouble\ for the trust'before long if they keep oh -in their present course. There has been n6 effort on any one's part tpward peace, and there will be none on ,our* part again. As to'the.situation in DuqdeBne; all I can say. la that, there has been.no strike or- dered in that 'mill as yeb, I said last week'tbot wh'en we were ready that mill would bo attended to.\ . It is reported that a portion of the Secf- ond.brigade of the natibnar,guard of this state, \how' in catnp at Somerset,'will be kept.under nrms^and at the.camp ,fo. ; some: time in order'to be ready to answer an emergency call for strike duty. ; No confirmation ortho story can be obtained from the officers of\the guard or any of the state officials. It in not credited here. A number of ^anoriymous letters, evident- ly the work- of some labor crank, have been written to officers of the guard. i> - TRAINS GOING BAST. •12:SO A.M.—Local Express.. •0:20, A.'M.—LocalExpress. •*;- . - •0:11, P. M.—Newark Local.-. . 0:85, p. M.—National Express.\; V ^TRAINS GOING WEST. . '•0:47. A. it.— Buffalo Local, v * .•0:52, A. M.—Express. . > <- •4:03, P. M.—Buffalo LOcal. ; 0S52 P. it. Buffalo Express: : •'•••'* '-^' . Trains marked thu^j«l run dally. '.,£??-• O.E. LAMBBRT,GcnorarPas8engerAgont West Shoro R. Ri New York Oity»>r'\ •• - . , \ AID FROM NEW JERSEY. JUDGE Y-ERKE0 NAM&P7 Pennsylvania Democrats .Settle Their Differences. :. HAERISBL'RG, Ph., Aug. 16.-The Democratic state convention has nomi- nated Judge Harmon; Yerkes of Doyles- town for 3Upreme_court^judge-and^Rep^ resentative Andrew. J. Palm of Mend- «a r ille for state treasurer. The platform makes no reference -to-William-J: Bryau or national affairs, _being' confined en tirely to'state issues. In the closing mo- ments of the convention resolutions were adopted without debate and by a prac* ;tically- unanimous vote which will have the effect of blocking any effort that may be contemplated looking torthe withdraw- al of the candidate for state treasurer and the substitution .of an anti-Quay Republican on a ftisibri ticket. The contest between the rival Phila- delphia factions for' recognition by the convention resulted in' a harmony agree- ment between the recognized leaders of the two elements. A committee was des- ignated to co-operate with ex-Governor Robert E. Pattlson, chairman of the reg- ular city committee,-In adjusting the dif- ferences that may. arise in reorganizing the party, in Philadelphia.. The action of the convention was indorsed jn, vigorous -speeches': by, Mr. Pattison and : ex-Judge James Gay Gordon, the leader of the Young Democracy of Philadelphia. PALMA'S CANDIDACY. Cubans Want Him to State His News miil^ GOIKO WEST, CL09E.—6:85, 8M5,' 11:30 a.m; 4:15 and 7<J0p.m. ; , ;.\.:. . GtSiNO EAST. CLOSB—6:35 and. 10:85, a.'m.; 2:30,4:65and7:40,p.m. - ... . . : ARRIV* VROU THBVfKSl—6:57and 10:59.».'m.: rm^§^\ ;i^lUitVi^0K'r^:EA8T^ lil6«'a;^rand-4:S8;p.'m.-rf-^v- : r^-^^ :--:'N 1 •-\• r'-\:,\ •• -> •v it Mall arrives 9:00;\dopart310:00, a. m. Sunday mail closes 4:55, p. m., both east and wcsti'-*-:\'; ••. '.-.• • v ;-;'' •''• \'** ' -'•:'.-\- , - •• •*-'• '\~'A -•-'- '- Sunday mails arrived 6:05 a. m; 5:17 and 5:25, p. m..'*'--':'>^ '•;•; .-:•-<• • f. ii-^- : ,'vj\ ; .^ • - ••• ;'.•':* -'-';\V ,r : ' OfBca opens at fl:30,\a. m ; closes~»t 8:80, p.m. Office open Sunday from 12:00 to 1:80, py.m., atad6:8dTto6:80p.m. -^^r : ; / ,; .- J fi«'•:'•*>-•>'•<-:•, * ;--;''.- : --•-'(:•-;• \••'.•\*:''••\^.'-.;.'->'>- Mornl. and Flnnnolnl Support Plpdjr- cd to Steel Strikers. / CAMDEN, N/Jo-Aug. 20.—ThaTvfeu- ty-third annual congress of the\ Federa- tion of Trades and Labor Unloha of New Jersey bo.tan hfcrc. George Whittaker, B«cbnd vice^prealdentrpresided;—-- ;-;' 7 -.'. ; * AvrcBolution was adopted pledging mor- al and financial support, to rfhe Amalga- mated. Association .of Steel and Iron Worker^ - Another resolution which was adopted protCBtedP against the action of the architect and commissioners of Essex county th requesting plans trpm \archi- teets in New York and Philadelphia anri ignoring those,resident in New Jersey.. A PltlUoMo^Qoverrxor^YiHy rgil%rc4uc^iing^^^ A reaolutioruto boycott cigars not made was Yeferred to the\ commlttoo^on labor ahd boycottaiT- $$:*&•<* r ' ; TheoxlstihglaV permitting the gjflnt- Ing. pi Injunctiohfl ; restraining persons from influencing\ workmen .during strikes More Fully, HAVANA, Aug> 20.—A meeting was. held,:attended by a number of revolution- ary generals and politicians representing all parties, to*, ascertain the practicability of ^agreeing; iipbn Serior Estrada Palrha as.a candidate'for the presidency of the republic. It was convened at the request of General Maximo Gomez. _. i- General SangtiilyKahd Juan Gualberto Gomez contended that before they cduld give their support to any candidate they must know 1 his political programme. The former/pointed out.that Senor Palma's recent' letter to Senor Figueredo was very brief and that Ije ought to be invited to 'set'forth his intentions more^clearly. Ultimately it was decided to appoint a committee empowered to 'address a com- munication to Senor Pajma asking him to sta ie .more fully # his inTentioni arid pur- poses If elected 'president. General Go- mez was nppoiqtcil^chairman of the com- mittee.. ' •;/.: Receiver'For Grain Company. CHICAGO, Aug. 10.—Under proceed- Ings.in voluntary bankruptcy the Chicago Title and Trust company was las'fnlght appointed, temp6rary,. receiver fot^-the George H. Phillips .Grain' companyfBond CRESCEUS.' he secured the \pole a decided advantage when two horses so nearly equal in point of record - are considered. When, a little later, the horses came, from the paddock, they were wildly cheered, and they looked Bt for the work before ^hem. Fortunate- ly, too, .the wind had died down to a. dead calm, so there was no obstacle in that line. •. •.;*.- --: -,— • —;— Each—was -driven up and. down—the stretch for a -warming iw. and when thev \vust^Tlifference not represent the be*ween the two yachts, for u very largtr part of the big margin was entirely due to'a fluke in the light uirs.-while the bb^ts were sailing the second round of the triangular course of 15 miles. It occurred just as the Con- stitution-was rounding the'first mark. Bo|h yachts had come up from the.home tnufk on a broad reach with a southwest wind, the Constitution leading by about two minutes. As they approached the stake boat black clouds which had been gathering in' Uie northwest brought witlr them a Bmall rain squall and sudden change' of wind. The Constitution was able to turn on the southwest wind and immediately after take the northwester,. which lifted *T™—=TTT—tr.i;> 1.1:;——• i.l.liv ' - >—ii:..- - -- - J .' M trer out into' the middle \of the sbuhd, while: the Columbia was making for the mark close hauled on the port tack in the\ •ast wind of.the first northwest squall. This gave' the Constitution an oppor- tunity to take advantage of the westerly wind which followed out in - the sound, while jhe Columbia lay almost becalmed ii the mark. This pettled t the race, for thereafter the Columbia Was hopelessly out of it. The contest of speed was alto- gether Jn the first leg, while the wind, which was at all times light, held true. On every leg .the new boat gained and maintained her reputation as a won- derfully. fast yacht in soft airs. But the Columbia, with her perfect sails,, was also going fast, and in the first; 15 miles tbe new boat only made up 27 seconds over her time allowance. The CJONDENSED DI8>ATCHE8.• V\i* f ,---< -. *•>•'•' - ; ^ ; -——-TTV ;: ,V.''\ :.-i'i% z ^i' Notable E-rents. of tbe^Week/Brlettjr* : • nud Tersely Told,'.:.;r •?;,;, •'•-.:-••.\ •• .•-'-•'•••. }••:-:-- •-•(.:»\*-:'--h--:-w-J';r-} Bulgaria: demands that Turkish troopf be recalled.from across heri'frontier in'a specified time\. m ii m % tzm The. Russian cruiser Variagr built - at Philadelphia, has sailed from St. Peters-, \uurg*\for.the Pacific, \ f.-•/'\--v\;-^^? It is said that William Ridgeley of Chi- cago is likely to succeed C- G. Dawes laa; Comptroller of the currency. . - ; • ' /; xV Brussels. paper says Kruger has\ ra- Jected privateering proposals, - but may \use\ corsairs under certain conditions.''' .j' /7-/: : The Mark Lane Express says the Unit- ed States has enough wheat surplus t<) Bupply tho deficit of northwestern Eu- : rope. ••\_.\.--\• \-.-'- : -, -•• \>'•!• v-.v\•'•:.-.yXviv -hy, x . Blondny, Aug-. .10.\ 'V-J:' .^C:v Minister Conger has arrived at Pekirifj an his return from the United States * General Plaza has' been declared elect- 1 xl president of Ecuador, having received v niajority of 05,000 votes. mam WM •J* ifdli m ;, The. British parliament has been r pr<H jQgugd^ the king's speech being read Jx^s X)th houses at Westminster, Five people were killed'* and \ several' .badly..injured in a collision between ;a irain aniTa trolley car in Chicago.•\\. , . y^ Bands of marauding Kurds have.'de-r- stroyed 12 villages in a= district of Arme^ nia, killing all the inhabitants save tho young women, who were carried off. i\*' •\' Famine is declared to be imminent\ in'a large part of. the_ best crop' growing dis- tricts of .'Russia o\ying to insufficient^ har- vests. •• •; • . '•' •\\• '•,'•-/'•'' [ -^^^''--. Stamboul, 2:07^6, the great trotting stallion, the unbeaten champion of every show ring and known as the handsomest, show horse in America; - fell dead at the I •'•'.-->a? | Richardson farm at Goshen, N. Y. UCe ano.s<^neU^¥OPthvT Mpppt«toy--flfr=tbp^rnRnda^^ yvW^eaptolrrSjWrr^^ II, who came down from New York on the Lipton fn^ Lawrence, and followed the racers over the course. It was his first view of the American bonts. and he got a 'very.: valuable-'lint* on the light weather qualities of his rival. . FATAL TARGET PRACTICE. in. th<Tsum of 9100,000 was given. John 8., Goodwin,' attorney for Mr. Phillips, itateg that the latter will not oppose the receivership, A ' / - ! \•''-'•':•.'• '.\'.\ - :•. .^v-i':*X^-..-*^r-—^ .,••''-\*.— r .-\ v •'.: '• <', Neck; Broken by Fall. SCHENECTADY, N. Y., Ajug. 20.- Klax Doberneck fell from the vornnda of his house Jn this* city and broke his neck. He waS.'taken into thoHhouse^nd medical after, •J.-J^^.-T^,--.^ 'T'^^m^ •rTSTMTirm -t^rff Fifteen ncporteA ProTVhcd. w- PADUbAHi liy., Aug. 20.-^-1*6 steam-, er\City* of. Qolco'nda,'waB struck by a squall last nlghtreight; miles from this tity. * It is .reported that 15 ptrsons.were drowned.:;:*';^ J-V^V- \<7: - •M, :iihVJ3. reached the starter Cresceus was slightly loathe -lead* and they were called, back.. The next-time'down, however, they were noBe and nose and. skipping along like birds over the fields. Then, like a;-shot from a gun, Crescous rushed to the front and had a lead of a length, which.he held taythe- (luarter^in\0:30%. This^lead The Abbot had slightly reduced at the half in 1:01^4, and he/was a yjeyy close second at, the three-quarter pole in 1:32-4. -^-The-vast-crowd-realized--that-a--world ! 8- recbrd was about to be madef and the grand stand arose to its feet, while the multitude which was in the space be- tween the stand and the track cheered wildly. Coming down the strtech it was a battle royal, with The Abbot very close up,, but Cresceus, with his bulldog grip, kept on, with nostrils extended, and just managed to beat his opponent by half a length in 2:03%, the world's trot-' tipg,record in a race; To say that the •jtrTnouncement created- tumultuous ap- plause only faintly conveys the'ineariing of.the expression. • A. : little over half'an.'hour-.had expired when the two grand horses .come out for their second trial and were started un-. der the same conditions that existed in the.first heat. They were sent away beautifully*, but The Abbot bad not trav- eled n\ hundred yards before \he made a~ disastrous break, and before he could recover his ghit Cresceus was in front. The Abbot, once settled, made a grand ef- fort to'bvertake \his opponent, but the son \of Robert McGregor was out for vlctory_andlkept-on,-passing-the-quarter- Inv0:31%, the half In 1-.02V6, the tfiree^ quartens in 1:35 arid came rushing, home Ihe last quarter in 0:31^4, doing the mile In. 2;0C%, with- Tlie Abbot back of the flag.- • - Aa the race was best three in five Ketcham consented that Cresceus go an-' ather heat. This he did shortly-^before 5 p'clock, accompanied by a,runner for !he first half, where he was'jollied by another\ runner,, and .he did the mile in 2:05, the quarter inr 0:30^, tlie half in 1:01% and the three-quarters In 1:34. To the credit of The Abbdt it should be said that not only was this his first race of the season, but that he has also been sick, and his best mile since his recovery was InThe vicinity of 2:09. '',\;• •The betting before\ the face was $100 tb $30 on Cresceu.f, and It was lively* there being many of the followers of Tho Abbot and of* his driver, Geers, who were willing to take the little »nd at 1 to 2 on and near these figures.. 3ne Killed and Many Hurt by Explo- sion of Shell. JUNCTION CITY, Kun., Aug. 20.- While at target practice oh Fort Riley reservation, half a mile north.of this city, a seven inch 107.. pound BheH exploded as it was. being placed in the breech of a section gun of Siege Battery Q, Seventh artillery, commanded by Captain Van Dureu. Tlie casualties are: Henry C. Wntson, killed; John J. King, fatally in- tured; Murray Sykes, fatally . injured; Charles Duncan, .fatally injured; Henry Logsdon. seriously-injured: Dennis Ma- hooey, painfully injured-j—Rebrui^-Lloyd r seriously-injured;~Roos,-Duck,-slightly. in- jured: Jamevi Brpdv, gUffb^ly injyr\'!- \Aibi'ft~^lson-Cheriey7^evv fish eulturist, died suddenly at his home in Glens Falls,-N. Y., of' heart disease.' He. is \survived by one daughter, four sis- ters und thretj brothers. His wife died from the effects of the explosion of a naphtha laiup two years ago. Saturday, Angr. 17; The widow of Canovas del Castillo has died at Madrid. .'•\;>• The cruiser Philadelphia reached San Francisco from. Samoa. **.•*. Former Governor W. J. Stone of MIs- souri was reported seriously ill. Thomas W. Liiwson of Boston bought, the 3-year-old filly Mary P. Leyburn.-* . Former Insurance Superintendent Van Cleave of Illinois was arrested at Spring- fields /r— \ — -^y--- >r~ • Boxer John Dion died from the \'effects of; a knockout in a contest at Lowell/ Mass^v . . '.._,_.....-„•, U — •;='-—'-J-L1LL: The'editor and manager of the London lloheL-apolagizei] to the house—of—com«~ The big siege battery tif four, guns has been on the target range north of this city Eince Wednesdriy of last week. Yester- day morning the usual practice was in progress. The 107 pound shell had been put into the third section gun. and Pri- vate Watson was ramming. the shell home whenthere was a terrific explosiop, and the headless hody of Watson was seen standing perfectly erect for almost 15 seconds. Then it moved as if to step and fell,-alighting-on-thp-bnck.-with the shoul- ders toward the gun. Watson has a fa- ther in Texas and a .brother and sister in South Carolina. He enlisted at Savan- nah. Private...Joe King had both arms torn off and lost both eyes. He is from New Jersey. Private Murray Sykes had a portion of his skull torn off and/his right eye badly injured. Charles Duncan was badly bruised about the head and blinded in both eyes. He is-from near Wichita. Henry .Logsdon Is from Lon- don, Ky. His body is badly hurt, and he may be blind from powder burns. Ser- jeant Dennis Mahoney, n native of Bos-, ton, was hit in the mouth with a frag- ment of shell and lost several teeth. Re- cruit Lloyd, Who recently joined \the bat- tery from Jackson, Tehn;, had his left forearm blown off and right eye badly burned. . The wounded men were taken at once to the post hospitolj-where proper medical attendance could be given. ,- KILLED BY EXPLOSION. '.*;.\.•'-•.•''• Colombia WcnkcnlnBr. KINGSTON, Jamaica. Aug. 20—The British steamer Rosneath arrived here from Central American ports'and brought advices from Colon of continued and per- -slstent attacks by the. rebels on, the out- skirts of Colon and Panama. The repeat- ed efforts on the part of tbe government to repulse the rebels have failed, and the belief is gaining ground that\ the Colom- bia government is weakening. When the Rosneath left Colon; Aug. 15, the French cruiser Suchet was there, and the* arrival of British and .American war Vessels was anxiously awaited.-.Business generally w,as.crippled. '. .1, .. ;• - /.••• \ —I'l* \'-.17'\'*\\\^'\y'J\ 1 ' * f-^^T^^uX^ir. >n ^ o^pJeft n n rejErji>« ~^-^ e --T^V-:- ^WA8HINQTON^'Au«;--^^T^--OTt' ed Statea\ minister to Brazil, Mr. Bryan, hdij gone aboard the cruiser Atlanta, how cruising -along' the *Braili; eooVtV^ It is probable-that th)s trip is one of pleasure and gerieral |hsncction, \Y v ^ ^ \ v FIft_een_ Lives Reported Lost at Her- kimer, N . Y. \• * - HERKIMER, N. Y., Aug. 20.—By an explosion of dynamite in the Molmwk and Molone roundhouse here last night, by which the' : building was wrecked and burned, several persons were killed and many injured.-' • It is. believed that at least 12 or 13 men, members of the New York Central bridge gang, who were sleeping In a car which stood on n^ side track nearby, .were killed. Five out of 15 men have been ac- counted for. Three of these ore dend and one fatally Injured. J. H. Vosburg was foreman of the gang. ••* \Bricks and fragments of iron were blown several blocks away. All the win- dows within several blocks- were broken, and nearly all the plate glass windows in tbe village were shattered; . ~ . - ~ raons for the article attacking National- ,:• lsla. : -_- —-- CorporntloifNDoos Not Reply. COLUMBUS, O., Aug. 20/-No reply, nas yet been received by the secretary of state to his notice.to the United Stntea Steel corporation requesting, compliance, with the Ohio laws governing foreign cor- porations doing business In the state. The, company will be given until next week to reply. Attorney General SheetB stated that if-a reply should not be received within a reasonable tlrn/* suit would be brought against the corporation to recov- er, the •penalties provided by* the Ohio laws.- .'.. r \•'•'.;•• .--' • . .^ ' • ':J.' ^ What Killed trie FIsb? ^ NEWBURG, N. Y., Aug. 20.-Dr. W»- (ett Kidd, game protector, is investigat- ing* the,pollnti6n of the famous Sullivan county trout stream, the \Wiliowemoc Friday, Aujjr. IO. The Oxford-Cambridge athletes sailed\ from Liverpool for Boston. \/.. . Dwight Davis defeated Holcomb Ward in tennis singles at Newport. Heavy fighting was reported on the D.ut3.kir.ts-_of Colon and Panama..—^l— r .-;-.-.•• Railroad traffic was paralyzed by se- vere storms in southern Arizona. The.sultan of Turkey exiled to Arabia4 714 persons, many of them women. —M7~M\Belding~of-New~~York~wa8~elect-\~ ed president of the,League of American Wheelmen at Buffalo. Boer Commandants Erasmus and Ca- chet, were mortally wounded at Steyus- burg in a fight with the British. . > The wreck of a ship supposed to be the missing Manchester, from New York for Yokohama, was found -in Marshall is- lands, south Pacific. - . ' * ~r~~~< Thursday, AUK. 15. The postoffice at.Cape May, N. J., was robbed. / - ' Sir William Laird, the noted Scotch ironmaster, died at Glasgow. . •''.'•.'• The r czar conferred on Count von Wal-. dersee the highest Russian decoration. '•'•:' Ward and Davij- again won the na-.••'• tional tennis championship in doubles^;, H. M. Flagler obtained a divorce under the Florida luw making insanity ground, for a decree.' ' . • \ \ Acting Secretary of.War Sanger order- ed -the-formation—of—ten—companies-of- Coast artillery. . ':• Shanghai reported that Russian' su-- zerainty-^had-been-proclaimed -at—New-- chwang and Chinese laws abrogated. . . \Wednesdny Anfr, 14. The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall have reached Durban. .-. The town of Farsurid, Norway,, was dearly entirely 'burned. \ v. : .' .' l Ware and Wright won the doubles In. tennis at Newport, R.'I. The steamer Humboldt brought ?500,- D00 in gold from Alaska to Seattle. \ A local train on the. Missouri, Kansas and Texas was held up near Caney, I. T. The remains of Dowager Empress Frederick were interred in the mausoleum . of'Frlcdenskirche, near Potsdam. '.'-..' James E. Bedell, sentenced in. 188$ to 25 years and 4 months in Sing Sing for having stolen \$200 from a New York '- law firm, has been pardoned by Governor* Odell. _•::..: . •• ,' :•:• • :V _;.;:;' Helen Potts Hall, who claims the-en- tire estate of the late Qeorgo-> Francis Oilman,, the millionaire tea merchant, ob*, tained from JusticeMacIyCan in the' BU- ; prome court a decfeo of absolute d,ivorco ? from her husband^ Blakely Hall. : J V'M' - • N^otcd.llorse Dead. . :• ; PHILADELPHIA^ Aug. 20.—tltUa*. Wonder, the celebrated hackney, stallion, : owned by A. J. Cassatt and.Imported by bim in 1882, is dead'''-fro.ni|'peTHtOnitii.l Little Wonder Vas the first hackney; still-' Hon iriipdrted ' this mibtry/^Slnee com-; Ing bere he I been exhibited at all tho principal horse BIIOWS, winning mady flrat prizes. Many of his get were also prize winners.-.'. •' ; ' ' ^.^--v.-^,-:^.-^,^'. \\A M\^M^Jl^^M^&^M^^t£ left in the waters. [Thousands of fish have been killed. Some of the dead trout picked up \weighed; over three pouridy. There-are factories bti the stream, and anglers are trying to fix: the responsibili- ty. '£ •'.;•• u-: : ,;^.'-:;V:>-^:' ;-':(^:.^^'i^' ; -- '.^;j\;.* ; -.h>-v:... <A-\' • vM'*.f& *.Vvv; . '-.\-•' . - *•\*--• •\•\% ',•7* ' •\-.'' - i> - . 0 -••\ *' : •'*•\'-'.\'-• •:• . % . -.\**. \ ' » • '\ '\ ,. .-' Dead\Bodies FottttdIiv-CanaIi=* vSCHENECi\ADY N,rYi, Aug. 20^fip Clara That of Helm wnsfourTd rieaf^^u^ubt,^^ where be i had been: 'atteridibg' a M bake on body was bridge. Coronef Dqltbai'n j^ WllViim&kii* fc thorough investigation into:both 9»flc»; * ,v;\>:.**.-s- Saturday .;-ah)»rK6d.ni;f,i^My ( ^^ ifoUridlhear ^tho ^obhltBtreet^^ §Mi^MiC:&B^m^B^ mmMMMMMMM^^MiM

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