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Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette, The (Newspaper) - June 16, 1901, Fort Wayne, Indiana THE FORT WAYNE 16 PAGES SUNDAY MORNING JUNE 16 1901 PRICE FIVE CENTS THE GERMAN-AMERICAN ATHLETES HERE IN FORCE THE SEVENTEENTH DISTRICT MEETING OF THE NORTH AMERICAN ATHLETIC UN- ION IN SESSION NEW RAILROAD COMBINE WITH CAPITAL Several Hundred Gymnasts Are Here To Compete for to Be Drawn Off at Park and Two Thousand Excursionists Com- ing To-day to Witness the cises and Have a Good Opening Session at Randall Hall Welcoming The Parade The Turners have taken the town Knur hundred members of the man American athletic societies of In- diana Illinois Ohio and Kentucky arrived In the city yesterday and last evening At least two thousand ers will arrive to-day and the ber may go above that if assurances hitherto received prove to hare been reliable During to-day and row the active of these will lie at Centlivre park en- gaged In competitive contests of skill and strength for which they have for whiles the visitors will enjoy the nodal side of life IP the good old way handed down tu them by their fore- fathers The Turners who arrived yesterday arn I he active membere who participate In the exorcises are called The social are represented by possibly fifty all told but they will be In force from points in I he four states The Hrst to arrive were the I wo In- teams and following them on afternoon and evening trains Hume from other cities in the four slates included iu the Indiana or district The red orange and black of I he Turners were conspicuous in tin dec- of the down town and some of the merchants who had their stores illuminated during the carnival lust week the illuminations to remain and the were consequently well lighted up last night The uniforms of tho Turners were in on the streets and the jolly made a merry evening of It from the time of their arrival until the parade The Parade This was the opening feature of the meeting It wan nearly au hour after Hut appointed time when tho parade got started from hall More the visitors had been received upon their arrival and hero thoy bled after and formed in line A platoon of police under ant Lapp marched at tho head of tho lino Lieutenant Lapp is probably the Turner In the ho was in his element Tho First tlic members of the local arrangement committee headed by the festival president Mr Victor following Then came the uniformed Tumors bearing torches which lighted up tho streets through which thoy passed while in the down town streets there was almost a con- glare of colored fire Tho teams in-line were as Indianapolis men South Bend fifteen mon Chicago thirty-five men Chicago Central six mon Chicago South Side twenty men Indianapolis South Side Turnverein thirty men Findlay 0 Turnverein fifteen mon Louisville Ky nine men Turnverein Fort Wayne men Tho parade moved through tho cipal streets and ended at the hall where the formal tion was hold The Reception At decorated hall the marchers were refreshed after tho long tramp anil after a selection by tho First band a mass choir composed of the on Paare Six NEW YOKK Jime Trib tmo to-morrow will The report was in Wall street yesterday that a railway com- bination had been organized with an aggregate capital ot The combination was said to include the St Paul Burlington Chicago Northwestern Great Northern North crn Pacific Wisconsin Central Union PENSIONS FOR INDIANIANS WASHINGTON June 13 Pensions been grunted to as A Ransom Frishe National Grant Restoration and W Donaldson and New Albany Wagner Jamison C City James F- re Marian C Military Grunt Julm J John C Denney New t Oxford William S Slips Mill Albert Gray Terre Haute Jacob Charles W Ward National Military Nathan William Arlington M ttrtegR M D McCain iam Myers Jonathan JH ami Kinsley H WooO Oriel mil Ann ler K Avis Derby of Mary Albany Mary 13 Mury Harmony eru Napoleon Mary Spen War V Walker John W BOOMING ALLISON FOR PRESIDENT Shaw in a Personal Telegram Iowa Juno Shaw whom own has been in with the tion for In HUM tonight sent the following W Allison I with that the country Is taking kindly to the mention of your name for the dency I hope yon will its use I will he more than glail to aid to the heat of my Let Iowa ami the nation rally to yon as never before Do not say no Signed I M SHAW Southern Pacific 1 P Morgan was said to be the financial backer of the combination According to a prominent official on one of the lines said to be in- the story grew out ot tlic re- ported St Paul Union Pacific deal by which the latter is said to liave bought a large block of stock in the former credence was given to the report in Wall street BENJ STARR APPOINTED HIT HARD WINE ROOMS HAGUE COURT ASK FOR AN SALOON MEN CAUGHT OLD GAME Ed Keever and Fred Meyers Defy the Mayor's Order and Find Themselves in lice News A few evenings agu stated wine women were ill an evening rooms for connection Governor Durbin Names Him as New Monument Regent INDIANAPOLIS Jmw ernor to-day appointed min Starr of as the new member of the board of regents of the Soldiers monument to Colonel Parker who resigned to accept the custodianship of the monument Mr Starr has accepted He is a well-known piana manufacturer The death of General leaves a cancy on the board but Governor bin says he has not yet considered a successor to the general It has been learned that Col U N Foster of Fort Wayne will be able to serve on the executive com- ot seven appointed by the gov to fix the date and make plan or the dedication of the The governor said he had not bven of Colonel Foster's inability o serve and hud not considered tin of a man to take hib with some saloons Two saloons ers who used to keep fast women about their places took it for granted that the mayor's orders were a and Friday and yesterday opened up their places to the old male habitues The saloon men were Eil ot East Columbia street and Fred Meyers proprietor of the Gardens The policemen immediately reported the facts and yesterday afternoon Krever was ar- and taken before Judge tit The proved and be was New at Reformatory The transfer of prisoners from Hi old cellhouse Into the new one at reformatory at S exported to lake place to-morrow Secretary of board of Stati ONLY ONE BODY FOUND SIX AUK MISSING JN YORK June Tier more limn twenty-four hours search for dead bodies in the Staten Island ferry boat utter her collision with tbe Jersey Central ferry boat hunk on Friday evening only one was found How many other fatalities resulted from the accident is a mystery Six persons are still reported to be ing TOLEDO AND INDIAN A RAILWAY PROJECT O June Toledo Indiana company In- to-day capital by C p Griffin A K left for tlic reformatory to lay new is wild to br INJ finest In tho world It will have fop 000 prisoners Tbe are already occupying irw quartern li ml 0 of the Kioto or's office who returned from to-day Kay nre Kood at tho Fair Grounds as Encampment Site The Selection of a Kite for the nh of Instruction of the here In Inly lien be the fair grounds adjoining Tin of the are out for it payment of for the line of the land The fair have been offered free and It would not it If tbi state military Itlen decided to have the militiamen pitch tents there this summer Smock Going to Cleveland of the In- diana Grand Army will co to Clove land O to-morrow where Monday meet with Hie C A II committee to make the entertainment of the de- there at the national en this fall GOLF CONTEST IS A TIE Muss Jnn before In tho history oi golf bus boun i finish hi un open JLS took Jit Hunt club it medal play tin open championship oC tho United resulted in a lie Anderson of Mass and Smith formerly of but now claiming his old homo Scotland as the nailing took strokes In tho course foui times and on Monday they will play eighteen more holes to decide which is the champion solfer of the country and entitled to receive the in prize money offered by the tlon Willie Smith of the Midlothian club of Chicago who third money was on the heels of the leaders with n of 333 with Stuart Gardner of Garden City Long Island a fine fourth at 334 Arch Ionic of Chicago and nard Nichols of Boston in Knottier tie for the place nt 335 while David Brown of Brooklyn was L W Brown J S Files C H Asters with 336 and the golfer from James Donnelly 1 U Ranck U P Alexander Campbell The Nipper brought up the rear of those In tho money Flory J J Barker G MeUffer and W P The company proposes to operate an electric road having its J Ohio termini in Toledo and Bryan j Williams county The principal office 1 in Toledo I BULLETIN M A NIUA Juno 1 t ii On i lies has signed terms of render PLATT WILL RETIRE IN 1903 NEW YORK Time une will say Senator Platt will from the United States senate at the end of in AMERICAN STILT matlon was obtained last night at the I Fifth avenue holel Mr Platt IH hotter and stronger than usual June rosby and H and his determination has not been lloy Woodward of Mnss it is understood on account scores in -i American and the llon between tin teams for a second cup ISach 14 out of IS fn the second trial M oiu of 13 to Woodward's IS out of 15 of poor health It is expected his friends he will make public jome day this week his reasons for aying down his at the end or term lined the full of the law 130 and costs lie Last night Sergeant Harkenrider and Officers Borgman and Sheriff George Stout raided he Gardens and ar- rested seven women and four men They were all taken to the police station and will be arraigned in court to-morrow morning An affidavit will be against Meyers himself also to-morrow Police News Sergeant celebrates birthday to-day Cower was arrested last night by Officer Collins for drunkenness and given a free ride in the wagon Morion Clark fell in a lit In the barber shop last night and was taken tn home No West Wayne street In the police lance A horse attached to a on avenue became frightened at a sweeping machine last night and ran the vehicle rig The owner of Hie noi be found Conrad Mabus owner of the Los Cabin saloon at the corner of ferson and accused i young the money drawer of The young fol low was taken to the station Mr Mahus but the prisoner proved his and was released Malms however that he ir out his money IN COURTS TEAMSTERS MAY INVOKE THE AID OF THE LAW OF ARBITRATION READY TO ADJUST EVERYTHING BUT TRANSVAAL QUESTION The Court Count von Buelow Thinks Will be the Modern Magna Chinese Question Still Agitating Berlin Letter BERLIN June W Holla United States member of The Hague arbitration court during interview to-day informed the correspondent of the Associated Press that the Hague arbitration court had only just been organized by the appointment of the last of the judges but eral international questions arc ready before the court The Trans- vaal question was certainly not ot these because the Hague peace con- ference had decided that the bow states were not sovereign stales The court will not be in permanent session lint will only act when suitable tions arc presented to it when the whole court will select a bench to adjudicate each question Mr Holls said both Count Von and Von the foreign minister had received him in the most kindly his belief that the Hague court was like the Magna an agreement around which future tional law will crystallize Mr Molls believes the or the government and th German people are now sincerely I favor of the Hague arbitration cour on all which seem to prop erly belong there Mr Molls thinks this is all more remarkable Ic cause Germany during the in JSW hud at first a number of ser weighty objections to urgi arbitration But she has nov altered her opinion During the week the two questions INVESTIGATION PETITION AGAINST THE CUTOR AT RICHMOND Want Special Grand Jury to Inquire if W A Bond is Guilty of Mal- feasance in S C Causes a Sensation APPEAL TO President Clark of the National Team Drivers Union Will Address the Strikers This ers Want More Money Some developments are expected to lay In the strike of the union sters and shovellers employed by tho Harbor Asphalt Paving company on ho Manna and Jefferson street jobs President Clark of National Team Drivers union with headquarters In Toledo will b.c in the city to-day to lelp adjust the trouble and will meet with the union at this after- loon at the hall above Calhonn street Negotiations that have been oing on may result in a settlement of the difficulty at that time or the strike may be more actively taken ip The union held several meetings yesterday and received new members The shovellers are still holding out or their demand for twenty cents an lour Mr Henry Colerick attorney or tho Trades and Labor Council has icon retained to look up the law passed by the last legislature on shovellers base their claim or a twenty cent an hour wage scale report will be made to-day or and if a settlement is not secured with tho paving company he dispute will out in the courts according to prominent labor An attempt at arbitration vlll be made first however ft is said hat a test will be made on the ent case Only a few men were at work on he paving jobs yesterday and on Monday the unions claim there will be none at all at work Several con- for hauling expired last night mcl it is understood that they will lie given up Laborers Want More Money Fifteen or twenty laborers by Contractor Henry nann in tearing down tho old bank at the corner of Clinton and lain streets struck yesterday after- oon because their demand for y cents an hour was not complied vith The men say that if the nrs for public work must pay twenty ents an hour for labor should pay as much The icn have been receiving fifteen cents n hour I i Ion were the discussions in Ian chamber at deputies relative ami Great Britain's at the question ot maintaining a garrison at The press expressed the Hint Italian inter of foreign affairs cannot liu relied upon by the other powers form the although the news papers Incline to the belief hat after Friday's proceeding the continuation of tlie IK assured Govern circles hover a different opinion after Premier dec- to Von altitude ot tile ish press towards tho policy of many at Shanghai and statement In parliament tlie Gorman press and government to hold the opinion that Germany by the very terms of the agreement Is hound to protect the loy Germany him the same right to keep troops as has Great Britain or to the Washington cable dispatch saying UK States does not moan to protest against the maintaining of a Gorman garrison at Shanghai the Frankfurter This is a very conception of the situation since Shanghai is Chinese and not and the only country having the right to protest is China Germany has precisely the same right to tike care of her tse interests and commerce that any other country has A or German papers during the week intimated that Germany Great being practically loss for the time used strong pressure to bring about the Anglo-German agreement The The abandonment by Great Britain of her sphere of in- terest idea is perhaps the most severe blow Great Britain has sustained since Lho South African war began Tlic l.okal prints a special dispatch from Japan which says Count Von had a farewell of the Japanese emperor anil received a number of able presents The says Count Von will bo created a prince by Emperor William his return from the far east The agrarians are greatly with General Von he new minister of agriculture owing to his speech at Halle agricultural ex- position in which he expressed the conviction that the agrarians should able to help themselves in most cases unless in the case of crop ires etc This opinion of General Von clashes with his for- mer utterances on the same sub- ect Emperor William will start his in the Kibe regatta June 8 Mrs White wife of the United States ambassador gave a ladies veil luncheon to-day in honor of The ladies of the American colony Mrs Boise with a valuable gift as a testimonial of her efforts in RICHMOND Ind June sen sation was caused In the Wayne court this morning when Attor ney Samuel C filed will Judge Fox a formal petition asking that tho court call the Wayne coun ty grand jury in special session for the purpose of investigating certain charges made against William A Bond county prosecutor The peti recites that there is at the present time a public scandal ing I he integrity of Prosecutor Bond ami that a public necessity exists for the court calling the srand jury to gether immediately in order that it may be made known cutor Bond is guilty of malfeasance in office The petition is ed by a motion to the effect that Judge Fox appoint a special cutor to conduct the session of the rand No specific charges are presented to the court Attorney setting forth his reason for Ibis to the court by stating in his petition that while such charges might be fully sustained that by them at this time wil who will bo summoned before the grand jury might be influenced It Is reported that a series of charges has been prepared and that they will be presented to the grand jury for in- Judge Fox should call a special session Prosecutor Bond is serving his second term in office He Is a young man and it is said lie courts Hie fullest investigation of his public record GOV PINGREE CRITICAL A Consultation in His Room After Midnight No Hope Held Out Although the Patient Sleeping LONDON a of physicians in Former Governor Pingree's room at evidenced the of his ness effort has been ed to check the exhaustion from which he Is suffering and while the physicians that Mr has fairly held his own to-day they are unable to say that lie is anywise improved The question now whether his natural physical strength will enable him to withstand the ex- hausting strain of the last few days The patient was sleeping at one o'clock A further consultation will be hold at nine o'clock this morning That Mr Pingree's condition is critical cannot be denied and his physicians do not disguise their prehension though they are still ful of a favorable result TO SAVE THEIR LAND THE COURTS THE OTIS STEEL COMPANY OF CLEVELAND PROTESTS AGAINST PICKETING STRIKERS The Members of Iron Molders Union Cited to Appear in the Federal Court and Answer the Company's Charges of Interfering With the Operation of its builders Deliver Ultimatum to Strikers Protest to President Angell CLEVELAND O June Otis Steel company or this city day filed a petition in the United States court against local No 218 of the Iron Molders Union of North America asking for an injunction re- straining members ot the tion from interfering with the works of the Otis company Also from at- tempting to compel or induce em- ployes to leave the service of tbe from doing any act in therance oC conspiracy against the Otis Steel from picketing and patrolling the streets around itu plant etc The court issued an der citing the defendants to appear July and show cause why a restraining order should not be issued The trouble with the Steel company to an outgrowth of lint year's strike No agreement was ever reached between the company and the men and the have maintained men on picket duty ever since around the company's plunt AN ULTIMATUM TO STRIKING ATLANTA Ga cial from Newport News Va Superintendent Poet of tlm port News Shipbuilding and Dry company to-day announced Ills matum to the Ho it out officially that If sinkers do not return to work by 0 o'clock Monday evening the entire plant will lie closed down Indefinitely Up to the present time there been between and laid off at the shipyard owing to the strike of the A number of strikers have left the city but am remaining here say they will mil In The yards give ment to people LABOR'S PROTEST TO June Detroit of the of Machinists to-day to President Angell Of tho of Michigan a protest tho Ulan of hiring of this university to fill tho places of the striking machinists Lone Wolf and Other Delegates peal to the Government to Spare Their Oklahoma Territory WASHINGTON Juno Wolf and twelve or fifteen other In- diana representing the ami Apache tribes to-day before tho secretary of the in- made a verbal protest against the opening of any part of their lands in Oklahoma to settlement under the act of the last session of congress They were introduced by ludge Springer Several of thorn declaring that the agreement for the cession of their lands had not been cured by the legitimate methods Judge Springer presented the com- of the Indians in detail tary Hitchcock told the Indians that lie had only received them as a ter of courtesy and that under no circumstances could hn consider their position while their cases were ing in tho courts It is understood that the Indians will not be received by the president n account ot Mrs tion WILLIAM JONES HELD FOR TER behalf of American Students Iml jury in William murder was with I Ion list on on 11 a of after hoen out hours is an indeterminate one ot from two to teen years Tones who IK known JIK on of troublesome Is old He accepted the coolly STRIKERS LOST WASHINGTON June titles Consul Roosevelt reports to the state department from the termination of the ten months strike in the Belgian glass works Tho strikers gave In having ost in salaries nearly U OCCUPIED DIVIDING ON HIS CORN June Cor proximately were sent out by the George W Phillips company to-day to points between Maine and Mexico Thy disbursement was In the of a dividend on the May corn doul tho pool account been written up to cents this tho average price which the er of the campaign has been able to figure up to time These checks KO out to about 300 individuals who had an imprest fn the pool oC about bushels of corn The lowest man in at cents The average profit sit far determined is S cents per bushel bo increased when the on hand In positions is disposed of or there may be no further Tt will depend en- tirely on the state of the market when the cash corn is sold The largest individual interest in the pool was bushels and the est bushels ELLIOT MET DEWET AND BOTH LEFT AN BER OP DEAD SOLDIERS ON FIELD OF BATTLE LONDON June Kitchener reports In war department office fruin Pretoria as march from Vrede eral column Do near June fi After severe ins they captured 71 loaded wagons prisoners 58 rifles 10.000 rounds ot munition and cuttle The boers left 17 killed and three wounded Our casualties wore three officers and 17 men killed and one officer and 24 men wounded
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