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New York World (Newspaper) - September 14, 1889, New York, New York SITES m THE WILDS Hill JOBT WHAT ADVANTAGES EVER AVAILABLE LOOA WON POSSESSES FOB THK OBEAT OBLE OF nnd and tlie Varying of All Possible nnd flow the Throne of fflav Do CIRCULATION GUARANTEED Greater Tlinn Tlint of Any Two Other Amerl cnn IN THE SUNDAY POINTS ON PUTS AND NYES SUNDAY WHAT FIVE DOLLARS A WILL DO CONSTANTINOPLE THI HOME OP TUB THEATRICAL MANAGERS ON THEIR FIRST SUCCESSES Circulation Per Day During 0 J c 07Q July and 1889 After SKETCHES MADE IN THE GLARE OF SIXTH AVENUES ELECTRIC 10 NEW SEPTEMBER PRICE TWO MID to a university education bv his own pains nnd the fruits of his he enlarged his widened his sympathies by an exten Tho Body of Samuol Sullivan Cox Borne with Honor to the or House or where be at once distinguished Throughout his Congressional sec AND LOW BOWED IN In a Stood to Do His Memory Impres sive Service at the to His Worth by the and the m No star goes but another sky No sun sets except to rise on high No music dies upon our grieving air Bave to be borne by echoes up to where Tbe music of the spheres eternal chime Breaks In its on the shore ol There is no sunset though onr eyes be Though grief be though even some Suns cloud and but never more may set I Cad there boon darkness on that other shore To which thy Joyous has voyaged oer Lights would shine out to greet some soft strain Of melody would greet thee after As silvery on the strand of the Hereafter As waves in laughter I Tho funeral of Sullivan the states humorist and which took placo was one of the greatest tributes of respect and honor evor paid to the memory of a public man in this Tho heavy rain did not prevent his thousands of personal and political friends from assembling to tender their mournful homage to the mem ory of him thoy had loved in The vast crowds that filled the church and blocked up the streets and sidewalks in tho vicinity wore not drawn there by idle were composed of people to whom ho had endeared himself by friendship and kind Genuine sorrow was depicted on every and occasion will not soon be forgotten by those who attended the and Democrats and Republicans united in honoring his The hour for the removal of the body from 13 East Twelfth was Coxs residence and tho scone of his was arranged for 10 but Ions before that hour tho personal friends of the family and the pallbearers began to Among the first to reach tho house was Grover who walked into the room of death and gazed at the features of his dead Cleveland afterwards sought Cox and 1 expressed his Morton and tho other arrived a few mo ments and after they had looked upon tho dead mans face the casket was closed and placed in charge of those who were to bear it These were John Coxs pri vate secretary Nicholas of the Life Servico Ml of tee Barge Office Henry of the Letter Carriers and THE TO THE procession to the First Presbyterian Fifth between Eleventh and was started at The pallbearers followed behind the Cleveland and Morton walked Then came J Charles John John Simon of the Life Caving Servico of Washington of and Douglas relatives earns Cox leaned n of her brother James thirty cured and maintained the kindly tho warm admiration and personal not only of hid political but of upon the other and I fancy that in tho bin roll of his there will be found aa many among his political well as among his political A HAS AMONO There was a light in his there was a in his there was a grasp in his there was a in his that seemed to lift the burden from tho shoulders of I must leave it to his colleagues in mint leave it to the Capital to spook ot hin political and tho depth of grati tude the country owes This place is to the consideration of How did ho use those talents which ho pon Were they for himself supremely A I selfish man than Samuel Sullivan I i has never appeared in the political life of his A largo tender sympa and a kind appreciation of tbe character of all with whom he camo in It was his koart rather than his head won itn Thin man labored throughout his political life to help to to befriend thoso who were in of His name will be remembered for many a It would be invidious to of those who received tho benefit of ha Whether a man were a Itoman a a his courage and excellence of character were recognized aid appreciated by Many an unselfish has he unread of by unknown to tho and known only to Amidst tho dance of society the scramble and how refreshing to find such in We speal of our friend as as This casket contains tho outer covering of I he man himself the man wo He looked with those he used that thoO those hands but there wan that within him which simply employed these as Tho man himself has passed through invisible to into a not of but a world of o human He has gono forth wreathed in There he stands today in tho presence ol Ins father and his his Saviour and our Should it not bring comf to our blessed revelations of tho eternal which we have 1 THE HE Will tlis beautiful example of a man not bring to our busy brains and hearts peace There will be little profit to us in this couine together unless wo can go from this place more reverent of God and more kindly to our reading the minds of others with a mom charitable eye and having a more affectionate ami tolerant bearing towards This oan bore himself to tho ago of three score years and not only untainted with the world bui with No scowl of dis to cowl of misanthropy was ever seen upon No complaint of the emptiness of the world or of its vanity was prompted by that cheery He was land ana he imparted bis to Let us take it from him lit us learn the lesson he has set and we can from here purer men aud cleaner At tho conclusion of Milburns touching sung after which the Talmage de livered lie following address A lation mourns I What a deep vacuums loft when a man as this dies I We shall nit see bis like He was tho first of that ho will be without a d and lovely and magnificent soul KILLED PISTOL tlie Victim of a Man Made by DEATH AWAITED HIM AT HIS organizations brought up the from the Ohio Society included lalvin Thomas Joseph Bernard Pe Perry War sn Benjamin Le Millard Strong and hei were represented by a oom litteo of one Judge Alfred kler and Julius Harburger were at i IP cad of a litree delegation from the Stockier I A rain fell while the cor I1 igo passed to tho but the crowds of streets reverently barod their V church was well filled long before the There was a halt for few moments in the vestibule of the then the procession r ssed down the mtre led by chaplain of tlie House of on either hand by Talmase the organ pealed the march of ih TOB THE Reaching the which stood near the the casket was placed upon and about altar wore strew a floral disc beon seen in New the floral pieces sent by the like of has ork on an occasion fe IB Especially conspicuous for its was the tokou sent from Boston by the Association of that ii at the head of tho Upon foral arrangement representing an which formed the rested a closed tome dono in supported a cross Niel and tube whito lilies of the and hair the right of this was a large represents 41o b New The New ho wauls Within a weeks I journeyed tho American continent and hoard tho praise he had And while diese tempests are raging on land and on sea aid the stations have the crows of thirty wo an called upon to perform the last office on tho bdy of him who watt the chief champion of that National benevolence for which every tho seas fools J was proper that our Chaplain of the louse of Representatives should speak in torms of this man as a National and as a to Might I say a word about friond Did truer friend ever live you who sat with him in higher is in this assemblage today any ono to never did a kindness Did ho not wrils for you a generous did he not say lor you a kind or give you a Sinai smile or a warm grasp of the hand bright utterances has he strewn in tho pathway of others Finn as a brilliant as artless as a as a woman I God endowed him with brilliant wit and His wit was tho kind to make you but not to start a God We all cry to cry and wo need no stimulus in that But he who can by hi own merriment scare away onr tears is our His wit was like the Prince of he will lin 8ft in our memory like a sweet song too soon like a banquet top soon like a picture upon which too soon the cur tnn is 1 old friend for many years to jether we have rejoiced in this and lo fether we will rejoice in the bettor You rent because your work was We tarry lore for yet for us to Then ara Barm we shall walk tho corridors of the golden jails and talk over scenes on earth when wo reservo an immortality that shall never die ind on this autumnal I hail of the June morning my overwhelmed with elp you in this dark Lean hard arm luA ir a a novel design i leaf being used to represent a cancelled tne face was the inscription In np he Ji f tinti a broken column a and A al piece was from the New York ft was surmounted by a floral was inscribed in flowers firm Back black i e form of a and our of their good friends Statio broken column surmounted by a c and A hand ce was from the New York ft was surmounted by a al soroU on He bed lion sept in our firm friend f this wasan par The hands was ia e that yon wore as good to him as he was to a lifetimes devotion Where ho went you Through all these years and the brightest scenes of foreign travel you were his faithful hi a meet oomi But those scenes wh ah he himself has BO well described are as bright as is the place here you will meet Yet not tart He can no more forget you than yon can to whom hiB wit as most his humor most You I dare miss him and in oui ttf BUoh we om is till greater w and hould go out to But recompense is sti recompense s still greater than you were his dear his close companion and his noble and great mind was entwined with your uu The Shooting Was Warning and Murderer ferent to Sis Was with So Weans of Support and wetn for His Tho employees of Frederick William dealer in and manufacturer of Jewellers at 30 John wore startled about 11 yesterday by a pis tol a scream and the fall of a heavy body on tho floor above the The sounds pro from that por tion of the first floor occupied by their em They rushed to tho spot from all parts of the and wore horrorstricken at seeing lying on tho between his desk and a in a pool of his hands pressed over his Charles Koes chief had in his grasp Christian an old who seemed dazed and almost Koester also hold a 32calibro Go for a doctor and a policeman I almost shouted DIAGRAM OF THE OP THE Both arrived within a few but there was no use for a had beon shot through tho heart and death was almost Policeman Patrick White took Deyhle into custody and conveyed him to tho Old Slip police and Coroner waa Just two hours previously Gesswein had loft his at 823 Marcy Brook Ho had taken an affectionate leave of his his handsome and loving of whom there are from Freda to baby and his little Ho leached his place of business about and found that Christian Deyhle had been awaiting him for over an Gesswein and Deyhle had known each but thero had boon trouble between them and a which bad been decided ad to The latter soveral years ago patented a contrivance for adjusting a jewellers refractor and received orders from to manufacture it is found that his inven tion was not as good as tho old adjustment and ceased applying though he continued manufacturing the re for who lived in became 111 ono day and could not got his orders He then had the refractors made elsewhere and Deyhle lost the upon Deyhle began proceedings against The case was tried and last Juno a verdict was given for the Some correspondence subsequently passed be tween and the following found upon it is tho feeling of Your letter of March from re To free yon of the idea I intended to cut you of your Income to the manufacturing of refractors my assurance herewith may satisfy I probably made only 300 of the and my profit did not cover the expenses of this lawsuit Von may manufacture after as well as and if you want to fill my orders promptly without any and you wish to furnish mo with a good article without your name and the pnt nt stamp on I am to tbe of th this Whon Gesswein re fused positively to give me I revolver and shot I knew what I did and dont care much about tha said he had had the pistol for a Ions Ho lived at Sargent before he came Coroner committed him to the Tombs to await tho result of the inquest next The Coroner and Jenkins mado an autopsy and found that the bullet had pene The murdered man was bnrn in a little over forty years and camo to this country whon seventeen years Ho bad been in business in John street about four teen The long hours he spent in attend ing to his business undermined his health and his physician ordered him to take a Two days ago ho returned from a rest in tho His William Gess was an architect in and Stutt he owned a larreo quantity of real which he lost on account of depreci ation after the On his failure his son invited him to this country and tool him into his Three years ago the father became paralyzed and about two years ago was burned to in a flat in ho lived in Ho was borno to the crave from tho samo house whence bin son will be takou in After his fathers Frederick William was a His hair became gray and and ho was more serious than Ho was worth about A OF WASHINGTON A of Walon married for a ro THS 1 Considerable com ment was caused in Washington society today by the announcement of the secret of Miss Blanche daughter of General of tho to Minor also of this Tho news could not bo kopt secret anv longer owing to tho informa tion that a child had recently been born at It is stated that tho marriage took place over a year the being witnessed by two friends No reason is given for the in this Goodlett hap been looked upon at the accepted snitor of Miss Wales for over two although some of the closest had no inkling of the Ho is employed in the Patent aud is a prominent and very popular momber of the Goodlett is a blonde of striking and for a year has been one of the bejles of Washington Goodlett left Wash ington a short time ago for Asbury and ongoing telegraphed by a friond that his pres enoe was necessary in this replied that ho had beon secretly married for over a year and was unavoidably detained by an addition to his Wales refused to talk on tho as suming that his daughter had a right to marry privately if sho and that it would bo undignified for him to enter into a public dis cussion of tho Friends of tho couple say that Goodlett and Miss Wales wero married privately ayear and that while thoy made no public announcement of tho it was known to the bridos family and to some of friends the timo of the The brides parents had no objection to the mar The clandestine character of the mar riage was due to some private which aro not and which their friends do not feel called upon to give to tho Blanche who is not yet twenty arrived a at 612 Seventh On Thurs a baby was Wales was telegraphed for and arrived on tho earliest Subsequently tho young woman was re moved to the Harrison on Third ave near Ocean where she still Then Nicholas arrived from and acknowledged the young woman as his AN ELECTRICAL The Body of Joseph Sizzled and Twisted in the THE PUBLIC WAS NOT DEBARRED o and promise to buy of and a few This not satisfy an a ew Jays ago he camo to this he 10 has jived at the on Park Yesterday morning he entered the store at 30 John street and waited until its pro As soon as en ured Deyhle approached him and said ho de sirod to talk with him business entered Managers of the Big New York Theatres Write SUNDAY WORLD of the First Dramatic THEY DEMAND Colored Totem Lose Faith In Republican TO THK Executive Committee of the Democratic Colored of held a meeting hero today and adopted an address Is likely to set the colored people of the State to The address contains among other things the following We have been faithful to the Republican party sinoo our mut of our franchise almost to a but have thera rei he We been olea and feted with and have seen reap the reward of our labors when the beat o was entering our halls and from tho ihe people assembled would never know that legislative li f the to party was tho T Je or those to assert and many have their ells i by openly renouncing Ihu party hns posed as tho negroes The address declares for tariff reform in very emphatic and counsels tho Southern negroes to ameliorate their condition by ally Fng themselves with the people of their i with whom their should be rather than stir ti b e interests strife They enere the confidential took lis at his There was a glass parti 4i88oy Other offerings isman John Henry McCarthy and the were many other small from personal TUB Organist Stone had finished playing tto leral march Milburn recited the flV no SSia When Talmage speaking Deems tho regular Presbyterian sor in was then lifted from the oaf an Chop wft bore it down by As the members of formed two lim through the was flurried to the Je by a number of carriages IB Friends of the the is to Greenwood and placed in a The interment will take the family have selectee a final resting p AND LOVED rec wh contralto J and Samuel Sullivan the the tho a servant of the an the a most Weep the weep 4e im a vein of Among the distinguished persons wh Congressmen K has loft Weep try I f hera was tilted to an excellent auu a i power of an indefatigable industry and In anil to n w and ork Mayor ex o gl Jerome Helson Commissioner enue Cautor J and Train Sioa gev m and ook lion between the two desks not hear distinctly what was It Is certain that Deyhle could talk only of his Ho claimed that he had been wronged and de manded from with he to enter the Old Mens This wein saying that the patent was use but ho to give up the tools and an for the manufacture of the There was a pause of two or three said the yesterday when testifying before the Then the In a very low voice and not at all asked You can t accede to what I as there was a report rushed into the had risen from his He tried to got to the but foil before he reached The prisoner was taken from tho Old tiou to about i for a port of a pistol anof an I the aud caught hold of the of wears ft i grizzled i sou e rather than stir tip str by the Republican which is either unwilling or unable to give them tho protection guaranteed by enact ment to all The address nays that the condition of the colored people of the South was far better during President terra of office than it is and concludes as follows We are not but the situation We 27io of the Electrical Com pany Says that from Not More Titan 7SO 1lrc Traced to Order Given for the Removal of the Tho first electrical execution occurred in New York Tho recently enacted law which provides that criminals condemned to death shall bo executed by electricity also prohibits tho publication by the newspapers of tho details of tho death cham notwithstanding tho enterprise of the tho public may not know the effects of this new whether tho first to suffer under it dies in frightful ho is burned in tho flesh by the fiery or whether ho passes away unconscious of his But in tho public streets of New an electrical execution occurred that tho horrified public wore free to There was no electrical chair there was no master of executions present no Harold Brown and no Gerry but tho victim was there and the current was this execution by electricity Just after when the rain had slackened to Homo Joseph the owner of a fruit stand at Houston and Chrystie started to clean tho side walk around the saloon of Frank Patter which occupies thn corner This is the way the man paid for tho privilege of having his stand on tho After sweep ing the sidewalk clean he that tho water was not running down tho leader which carries tho rain from tho largo iron awning Placing a box against a polo on tho corner ho climbed to tho edge of tho iron rail supporting the He stood upon it for a moment and then started to walk down the edge to where the gutter emptied into tho The railing had boon made by the and ho lost his To save himself ho grasped one of the thirtytwo wires that run along almost oven with tho was still standing on the iron railing a circuit was immediately formed and a violent shock passed through his twisting it into horrible He was made insensible by the and as his feet continued to slip on tho shed ho throw UP his other grasping a lower Again his body was while liia struggles were something frightful to His feet moved further up tho and when his chest rested upon tho iron railing his neck foil directly across tho lowest His hands still grasped tho upper and as his head sank lower and lower tho wire burned and sending forth a bright blue flamo and a grayish from tho burning A largo crowd bad gathered meanwhile in the street be low and gazed in horror at tho lifeless body of the man that was literally being burned apart by the Policeman of tho Eldridgo sta appeared quickly on tho and peeing tho effect tho wires Had had upon the body of tho now lifeless cried out to tho crowd to keep away from tho awning and tho George a bighearted machinist living at 212 East Houston did not know that tho man was but rushed upstairs and climbed out on the Ho caught tho man by tho logs and received a shock that made him lot go in a Thinking that the poor fel low was only suffering and not yet dead ho wont further down and grasped tho man around tho This time he received a shook which threw him upon his back on tho dazing and he was dragged into the window by three other Ho then rushed to the butcher shop of George at 3 Second and a run with who had armed himself with a meat axe to out tho He started to climb the polo with tho meat axe under his arm whon tho policeman rushed up and dragged him i ho You will be I have junt sent for a The wires belonged to tho United States Eleo trie Light which has its plants for this district on between anil A few minutes later a lineman came running around with a pair of huge Ho tha and attor the street had stopped ho out LASHED TO HER Heroic Conduct nf the Skippers Wife on a Sinking RESCUED WHEN ALL HOPE WAS PLATTS BIG Will Se He Able to Extinguish the erous Colo Only a few cents were found was and liy Whether he years and a rather long and ed uu as is his gray Sis eyes are sunken and shaded by thick gray eyebrows his lips are thin and pressed He was shabbily dressed yesterday in He carried a worn in which era several small tin tbe He i care little as it is but uudt your ballot with a view to the best interest of your Thn which to us afford to continue to continue a certain political party In r The Leading Theatrical Write flf Their First for the SUNDAY SHOULD UIS Ihe Trouble Which a IMah Who Took Two Other to the a sensation at Palmers Theatre last night before the certain wont had not been announced on the Shortly the doors opened a very attractive of the blond type was noticed in tho shadow of the upper At 8 when the vesti bule was most crowded and tho line at the box was strung out pretty well to the a man came Broad approached the theatre aud WAS about to go Ho bad on each arm a and all three appeared in best of as a flash the lady in the shadow of the upper door sprang makine her the crowd with considerable a dash for the man 004 seized by tbe collar of the Surprise and pk of the man the his arms and beat a re leaving tlie but possession I the Hod to pacify the indignant the Boeae consternation took two ladies let go his treat up gay In The man but with It was all of no away bi no tbo am beon cleared ami tho tlie bottom Thoy fell to tho omit ting blue while tho people on of the crowd fled as if some wild animal had suddenly broken The lineman thon cut the wiros at the other end of the and tha body was U bad boon almost suspended by the and when they woro out it foil to fifteen foot and was removed to tho station In a peddlers wagon Around tho mans nook was a ring of dirk and on the right extending from tho buck of the nook to the front of the wan a bloody scarred and as if tho wound had been made by u Tho wire had severed tho windpipe ami tho riant Jugular and as noon as it was released from tho deadly of the wire tlie wound bled The right eyebrow was scarred with a line of about two inches where the wire had and every finger in the mans hands was almost severed at the where ho had grasped the They looked as if ho had grabbed a of iron to His right side had several long soars upon it whore wires had and hid left foot was badly tho wire having gone tho who occupies the was attracted to tho window by their Ho had been at work with an employee named Charlos and an Samuol raised tho window to see what the oS was and as he did so he iron clasps and received a severe was shocked at tho namo timo and in tho samp but neither of them knew what it went back to their machines to but no sooner had they the metal than they all received a including tho Tho wheels actually seemed to be alivo and would impart pricking sensations whenever they were A ran alone the wall behind Suss manH and bo grasped it to steady 1 hat was more hvo than anything and he was almost thrown from his While the crowd was still smoko bogan to puff out of the old A policeman ran around to Hook and Ladder in Canal and returned with three By this time the oaves wore on firo and the electricity was splut tering more bravely than A fireman ran tho building of tho United States Electric Light Company and brought a who twisted tbe cuds of tho broken wiros The firemen thon put out the little They discovered that the broken ends of the dead wire had against tho old boards until thoy heated and thon ignited Ino cause of tho flro is put down as boing tho an that of tho mysterious firo in Grand street Tuesday whon tho United States Light Company declared that tho wires wero dead and could not havo done any Last night an order was given by the light company to make all the dead wires THEIR FATAL Two Practical Jokern Brine friend a Horrible TO THE GLENS have just come to light regarding the of John an employee at tho mills of tho Lake George Pulp and Paper which show it was the direct result of an practical joko of his Gordon cumo into the mill fooling tired and lay down on some with a swiftly re shaft almost directly over While ho was tho jokers tied ono end of a rope around his feet and concluded to throw the other end over tho thinking that it would Gordon from his slumber and badly frighten aud then they would cut tho ropo and tree The plan worked admirably with tho exception of ono vital Tho end of tho rope was thrown over tho shaft wh ch was making 125 revolutions a It caught in tho whirling mechanism and before either of the men could prevent tho body shot up into tho and his waking cry of surprise was the only sound he over Ho was whirled around and around by tho machinery and hurled with terri ble force a Death was instan Tho body was horribly appalled by fatal tho men who passed tho stood with With tho shock went the reason of ono of tho miserable Tho other will probably bo held criminally responsible for Gordons Sow Shop Girls Keep House on a Sundays lid pi 01 Meoci was thirtyfive years of age and lived with his whom ho had married only throo at next door to MB littlo fruit His wife waa pot at homo was but called at the at 7 to have the body ro Robert a clerk in tbe drug store of stated that while throat waa on the wire a sheet of blue with camo out from each The man was suspended for fully flye minutes he and there waa an odor of T of United States Electric Light said that tho current had beon turned on a few minutes before oclock Ihe wires running along where the man fell sup ply thirty giving volts to each He thinks that was killed by about 000 but ho cannot ascertain the exact fores of tho current until At anv rate It waa not over 7flO The police of the Eldridge street in their report morning to acting stated that tho electric wires which have been roving about tlie east causing much had been the means of start ing The of the trouble was at lao Heater an old weatherbeaten frame 8onie time ago an electric lamp which had been suspended over the street from was Tho stringing across the had beon BUS SENT BULLETS AFTER TUB A Hoc and a Battle Over the Re moval of County TO THE KANSAS the citizens and officials of were attending a county judicial convention last evening County Treasurer Williams packed all the county books in took from tho safe all important and just after placed thorn in n wagon driven by two men from tho rival town for George who lives in a wing of tho saw tho act and raised an and a moment lator tho people armed with and Tho escape of Williams was cut ho took another and was followed by a lively but he uor hia oom were were tbon secured by the men and a wild rano Williams party paused two men bound for and by shrewd work caused the pursuers to take tho Eminence people were aroused by this and a small battlo took during which a horse was shot and two men In mean time Williams books had arrived by a roundabout The excitement in both towns is Bow a Theatrical Rend the SUNDA Y Aldermen In the I SPECIAL TO THE 13 Aldermen Wicks and Grandin a fine exhibition of themselves thin afternoon by a scrapping match in which both got soundly pounded about the The quarrel rose out of a personal dis pute that first manifested itself in a Common Council Wicks called a other promptly struck him in tbe Then Wicks led with a terrific right the At this point bystanders in Both men are and their combined weight is over five hundred PI Weather for ana Con and light easterly For New Eastern ana New light easterly The following record shows the changes in the for the past twentyfour in comparison with the corresponding date of last as indicated by the thermometer at Two Days and Before tha fearful Hurricane Incoming Vessels All Bring Feins of tho Sten lost from a The Gala Tho from Atlantic thrilling tales of shipwreck and of heroic battlo for lives and vessels against tho howling winds and wild aud furious of a womans noble heroism and devotion to her little ones and her skipper husband amid all tho horrors of wore related yesterday by an army of gallant sailors who havo valiantly fought the terrible storm has just swept our The storm has now spent its and tho advance guard of the fleet mado port yesterday with the first accounts of tho storm at It nineteen two four ono brig and one A little band of shipwrecked mariners was res by tho steamship got from Charleston yesterday after a terrible struggle with the Tho rescued party consisted of of the Norwegian bark his a young woman of rare their two little a boy and a and thirteen They were exposed for two days and two nights to the fury of the every minute anticipating that a wavo would sweep them from their waterlogged They wore picked up just as they had abandoned all hope of Bull told his story to a WOULD while his bravo little wife nursed his wounds as ho lay in a berth on the On the morning of 3 the weighed anchor at Perth Amboy and for For four days fair weather pre but on the afternoon of threatening clouds obscured the tho barometer began to fall very rapidly and the wind As tho night carao on it became dark and Tho barometer was still falling and every hour tho was inow from tho was increasing in About 10 oclock Sunday night the storm had increased to a wild Tho ship waa now in longitude 70 and latitude Bull decided to heave hoping for some abatement in the A terrible soo was running and giant waves were making a clean sweep of tho vessels Monday the storm Tho heavy battering which tho vessel received from the waves bogan to tell and she began to Pumps woro but tho water increased Tuesday morn ing tho pump wells woro sounded and disclosed nearly three feet of water in tho aud it was fast Bull concluded to head for and all under bare polos ho scudded before tho blindly making his way for land in he should have to abandon his Amid tho hurricanes wild his vessel nearly tho lights of tho Fathom Bank Lightship wore dimly visible Wednesday The vessel now had over ton feet of water in her 13 or and cabins were almost a complete wreck and ono aboard was exhausted from ex To lighten tho ship and to try to keep hor head up to tho wind Bull out away the fore and main This did not help mat ters The ships dock was almost flush with the water and the crew endured untold That night cabins were entirely flooded and Bull and hor two little children had to CO up on the poop while tho Captain and his men bravely tried to keen their afloat until assistance came to After a wild and weary during which the seas con stantly dashed over tlie compel ling Buil to lash a child to each of lier arms whilo they grimly faced their Thurs day morning dawned and found tho ready to sink at any Although the wind and soa had moderated only a trifle Bull launched his two boats and all hands left the They eet signals of distress and rowed a short distance from their Hope at last came to Away in the tanco a steamer was sighted bearing down upon It proved to bo the Both boats rowed towards the and after a most perilous trip reached hor in Bull aud her two children woro so weak from hunger and exposure that they could hardly speak whon thoy aboard tho and his treated them with great Bull and hia ask THE to pub thunk all tho officers and crew for the hu manity which thoy towards The lost vessel was owned in Bull being a part Another ship was the Cleopa from which place she left lust Wednesday Immediately after leaving the At oclock Thurs day sho sighted the threemasted schooner Ade also from She was flying signals of being out of The soa was still very high and tho galo blowing First Officer Luce and Bailors Sand and Green volunteered to risk their lives in getting provisions to The brave fellows Tho captain of the schooner said that ha had lost a man Four days overdue from Havana the Ward City of Columbia arrived yesterday mora She tho worst of the storm last She rolled and pitched about unable to make any aud for nearly two days drifted about helplessly at the mercy of the and Tho from tbe Nueces the City of San Antonio from the El Dorado from New all had similar but none sustained any The Old from reports having mot off Island early the schooner aud in a leaking The Old Dominion took the schooner in tow and brought her into the Delaware Late evening Life Saving Station 1 reported that two men to tha pilot boat were drowned yesterday just outside of the Tha men were about to board a A big wave struck thoir yawl and capsized oar UB from the City Tha the corner of the house remained 10 from which nan beon supposed to bu dead pharmacy 3 lor data last New Fall Vogol of Broadway BBC Houston ana Eighth aud 42d have Fall Stock of floe readymade Clothing for men aud BOW I tested wwj v the yawl was found on the beach T Lawrence is the station boat driven from her anchorage by the WHAT FRIGHTENED Atlantic from the SPECIAL TO tax 1 ATLANTIC ocean no longer threatens Atlantic The storm has abated aud the heavy clouds that for the past week have hung over the place like a pail have been scattered by tbe sun and are scurrying away to tbe The and is now running about on schedule Both the At aud Went Jersey roads are busy pairing their but it will be at least three or four days before they are in running There a great exodus from the city People who have been imprisoned sij and who did not care
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