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Syracuse Daily Standard (Newspaper) - July 18, 1895, Syracuse, New York V 7 4 1 Six Times a Week On Sunday Morning ESTABLISHED 1829 N Y THURSDAY JULY 18 Gen Harrison that Will Not Run for tlie Presidency DOES NOT WANT THE OFFICE Refuses lo Speak on Soldiers Day at State Fair in City INTERVIEW MAJ to Old Forgo lo Auk Hia Army lo Bs Present Old MAJOR POOLS MAKES A DENIAL Gen Harrison Said Not Word Regarding Hit Candidacy Old Forgo N Y July Harrison has broken thu silence us ro- tho presidency Me said that under no circumstances will he become a candidate for that office Theta were In tage hut own Inn in the presence of of old Grand army of thn re- public friends Their names are Con- gressman Theodore L Foolo of cuse nnd Joseph I Hayles of Hume N Y came here for the pursue of Inviting ion son to go to on army which will ho the week of the Previous to the coming of at wrote to extending to a very cordial Invitation to visit Syracuse during tho state air week and ranks a on d iv man Foole knew that written n loiter and when he came here yesterday he w very con- of being able to Ktt an tn the oral Invitation which was to h'm man Poole and Harrison pleased to meet his old comrades In arms but he could not promise to go to Syracuse at the time ho was asked to I have come Into these Bald the general for rest and tion nnd I do not Intend to leave them until my vacation Is ended So wan this statement made that MnJ apparently did not deem It advisable to press the matter much further the other of ho party were Inspecting general's quartern Mr Snyles suggested to MaJ Poole that lie make another effort to have Qen Harrison change his mind about tho Syracuse matter Mnj Poole called Ocn to the south end of the tent Mr went with him Mr Poole renewed his efforts to have the promise to go to Gen Harrison again he not KO Then there was a hesitation which wan broken by tho general himself Turning to MaJ Mr Harrison slowly began Major I will tell you why I do not care to go o lit tho time you want me to I go anywhere now and a speech tho other dates for tho presidency will say that I am a candidate for that office and ani going for political purposes Then with a voice that with It all tho earnestness nnd that Is to bo found In the up ho I um not a dato for the not been will not be I do not want the office and would not accept It Those nro the exact the general i I'd and whon ho had finished talking the question of going to was Immediately dropped by MnJ Poole and Mr Huyles whn as another came In view took leave ot Gen Harrison care was taken by MaJ from the time he started for tho rison camp until he left It to havo the reporters know nothing about his visit and especially about tho conversation that took place Mr Snyles was equally as secretive In PRICE THREE CENTS did not in my presence In anv way di- or indirectly allude to the of his entering the race for the nomination He said the general gave ai his reason for declining his In- the fact he had received many from different ters to take part In various tions and demonstrations but as he could not accept one and tho rest he would be to attend the gathering of Grand army veterans In Syracuse MaJ Poole said that Mr Harrison did not Jn any way refer to any other sub- ject other than to tho matur of his the O A R celebration to which he was Invited and had he done to Maj Poole said that he would have been the last man to have repeated any such confidence from the ex-President On returning to tho said Maj Poole wo were surrounded by eager questioners but wo gave them no except Informing them that Mi Harrison could not be In Syracuse next autumn None but thoso In the small group tho heard the conversation Had Mr rison made any such statement none of our party would under any have repeated it The dent waa looking well nnd to bo thoroughly enjoying hla rest and outing Freight Train on the Santa Fe Crashes Through a Bridge PLUNGED DOWN FIFTY FEET Gang of 20 Men Working on the Bridge and the Train Crew Go Down SIX MEN KNOWN TO BE KILLED Other Bodies Probably Under the Pile of Wreckage in the s Injured A SLEUTH HOUND Bow III l Toronto July bodies of the two children which in cello r of a vacant house were rcmov.-d by Johnson to Dts Craven and R B Orr hekl a post motiem to discover by what means ones met their The Inquest w 11 be as boon as the autopsy is concluded will be made to ex- tradite Holmes at onco and in give him the benefit of swift and suie If extradited B Ostler will be the crown prosecutor The credit for the discovery of the bodies belongs to Detective of Philadelphia who here Imbued with the Idea that Holmes liad a house and taken tho children there to murder then he had either bulled their bodies cir thrown them Into the bay His deductions proved un- erring ns those of any mythical by a writer of fiction chain of fur ns children am concerned Is complete It Is his idea that the children were COLLINS 8 DEFENCE VICTORIOUS REBELS Now Yoik Ilul July to spite of the of Mr and Mr Sayles the result of tho Interview became known and this evening the corridors of the Old Forge are filled with men who aic discussing the conversation that took place at camp In which the ex-President In such positive language that ho would not again cept tho presidency There now no doubt In the minds of the Grand army men who culled on Gen Harrison about the political effect a visit to the fair would have oh a at this time Grand army men from every county In the state will be present us they have signified such nn Intention Now that Gun Harrison the fiom Santiago do Cuba ays Under Unit Uuni -.0 ma men the Spanish gunboat a I on the Un lust on the const near un- der cover of the big guns of tho war and engaged MO In c hat The took up u which tin up tin night before When to charge onslaught was by a shower of shells the gunboat The lebels constituted a purl of They made but could in the f of th A heavy both from the ship and the it was then a Felipe Buenos division several desperate churn ohl lml has been a warm one Mi is also army man and on will not attend the fair on Grand army day MaJ Poole and hla associates are going to try to Induce Ohio's tial candidate William to go Syracuse nnd make an address to the old soldiers They are confident of being able to him On the way down fiom the Harrlion camp last Thomas Salle of Syracuse u Grand army man who one of the gentlemen who accompanied MaJ Poole from Syracuse told one of a of who are stopping here that he wai told after the boit left Harrison landing that the general had announced during the course of a conversation that he was not seeking presidency and would not the again under any The opinion la general about thla part of the mountain Gen son will not be a candidate for the presidency nnd he made a statement to that effect yesterday he meant every word spoken MaJ Poole was not wholly unsuccessful ing his mission here There will be an American lag hoisted on a knoll in front of the Forge house in a few days The flag will lw donated by Ocn Harrison will mike a speech on By they reached a position behind that occupied by the mm lues nnd In direct line of lire tho A patch of wooded land concealed their approach until they within firing distance of the en- trenched Spaniards m the meantime a party of 200 rebels had beon making a demonstration In the position in order to allay the suspicions of the When the Insurgents with col at their head gan the attack from the wooded patch they weie seen by the on the ship but the latter dare not for fear of shelling their own men The themselves did not discover their until the Insurgents were swarming over the and hooting and cutting right and left By his time reinforcements were nent from tho vessel and their landing was by the big The lull of marines beat a retreat the water line leaving 30 of th I The regained the cover of the woods out having lost a man They carried off tho arms and ammunition landed bv the The steamed away at dusk says The Cuban Junta in this city negotiated yesterday foi pounds of dynamite to used by the In Cuba next winter In their campaign against the Spaniards This is tho first actual purchase at ex- plosives that has been made In this city since the present uprising began Col of the supply committee said We are getting ready to use a rocket as yet we have not made any experiments r except what Is done by Gen Agramonte UN in a laboratory in this f iTi Cubans nrc Pinning great faith to thu new rocket but as yet U known of Its actual mono They have made a half dozen but have not loaded them us the chances are too The of the y about Important de- soon to take plac Oen has been in where he examined a fleet with a v low to chartering her for poses The will leave In that vessel will be the largest that has ever out of this A special to the Herald tiom Havana The general government with the aisent of the American consul expelled the American Varges and from the Island BAPTIST YOUNG PEOPLE Monument Col July 17 -A Banta To freight train bound Denver lo Col- Springs fell tho bridge Just of here at 11 o'clock thia weio 24 cms In the train loaded with lumber Umber Tho gang consisting oC 20 men working under tho north end 01 tho Tho passed over them and was the other when th way and tho train went through into the 50 feet he low Nearly all tho men working on tho north curl thrown ort and Mis wife at Cooper the engineer of the was sitting on u of rock watching tho men wmk when tho timbers begun to crack and J C who was on the structure Jumped to save her The leap was to death as he had scarcely reached her side when the great mass of iv chloroformed In a It remains to bo whether finding of post mortem win bear out he that Mis s trunk figured in the murder The Identity uf the expressman who ried tho trunk to and from the house where the bodies of the children weie found was ThUman IH now a street He says he that the trunk was u heavy one and his of It which fixes It ns the one found In possession when the latter wan It wuu posed that clothing of tho girls articles of belonging to them wero stuffed Into tho chimney mid Intu holes tho house ut No St Vincent Homo or that clothing has been und the lunt link In the of dence Holnus has been cally forged by tho discovery on ex- tho body the undertaker the two feet of Nellie the younger of the It was at they had been struck off by the shovel In digging and In that way but a search in tho collar falls to reveal them nnd It In now thought worn amputated by Holmes for some leanon The attorney office him taken nil the he of Holmes All the are practically ready nnd should jury return a verdict of willful murder extradition will he applied for at once THEODORE I POOLE met and talked with Gen Harrison both In Washington and at Grand army encampments He MaJ Poole were the only parsons In yesterday's delegation which called on On Harrison who were acquainted with the After Maj Poole had Introduced hla friends he known to Gen Harrison ob- ject of their mission which was he to him attend state oM Cton MAJ POOLE'S DENIAL No of Uoli C At dore a late hour last night MaJ L Poole who had returned fnm Old Forge seen by a ard reporter told of the press dis- patch which stated that Benjamin had broken the silence which un- til now had been maintained ins his candidacy for President by declaring to Maj Poole that under no circumstances would he accept the nomination asked whether the of To Uny In Baltimore July advance guard of the great throng of IS 000 delegates and visitors who are expected from all parts of the country to in the convention of the joung people's union of America which will open its to-morrow arrived Wi large numbers this morning railroad station and steamship pier presented a lively appearance ns the crowds were welcomed by the numerous members of reception and registration The stations were decorated with blue and white bunting Among the was John H Chapman of Chicago the of the national union Equitable In Albany July Supi James F pierce of the Mute Insurance deportment made public the of the tion mado by hla department into the of the life assurance ot the United Sufis which has Its principal In New York city The tato of tba company up n im mart fell upon them Both were mangled and was foreman of tho bridge Theic was a ment of silence and the n tho Ing of steum and cries of the scalded men the nlr A train was brought from Denver and All that was possible was done for the suffering Thuy were taken to the hospital at La Junta for treatment The bridge was of wood 50 feet high and 300 feet long Twenty minutes curred tho Midland passenger train crossed the structure The cauBO of tho Is unknown The wreckage Is piled up 30 feet nnd It Is thought that there aio bodies still under It It will take two at loan to clear It About half bridge wan taken away by the In Its descent The killed arc Jim foreman gang Mrs Cooper wife of of the bridge work n tramp Fatally Mark Winchers engineer fi eight train D N Irby brakeman James Neal Seriously Halley Frank Shaw Wallace Cooper Van Tom Smith Jne Williams J W Cole C C Carpenter Thomas S Sargent The dead wero taken to where an inquest began night As the engine the south end the saw the bridge rock und shouted an alarm to their comrades Before the danger could be realized the engine and came crashing through Mr Cooper shouted to wife but the noise of the cars drowned his voice LI HUNG CHANG'S ADVISER John W In nill Mr Special Dispatch to The W Foster who was counsellor and advisor to LI Hung Chang In the of war arrived In the city yesterday I by his wife They visited their children Mrs Robert Lansing and Mrs Allan Macy Dulles The entire family went this morning to Henderson Harbor where they will spend the summer Mr Foster said that he expected to visit ex-President Harrison at Old Forge shortly A Compromise tn Clinton County July the Clinton county Republican convention to-day J M Weaver J p O'Brien W T aa remit WM are in FIVE MEN SCALDED A Steam thn Hunt New London Conn July 17 noon tho lighthouse or steaming up the bor at top tho cause of it known nn noun na the vensel tho pier had on board five men from the engineer's ment ot the boat K lesson who had beon scalded by the Ins of the while tho was to off roof thin The men were ut work at their station when the accident happened nnd they had no In their confined but to take the lull effects of the steam Tho WUR within hailing distance when tho accident happened and she responded at onco to the signal the lemon The on boaid tho Cactus and their bodies were painted with white load to exclude the nlr from their exposed flesh for the cuticle hud been removed In gieat patches on the back and limbs Their wen Di- upon the Cactus's reaching gunon s wharf an ambulance mill the men were taken to the The men aro Austin Williams Junior engineer New York Joseph Hamilton Junior engineer Now David Cody ior engineer Jersey City William wln machinist la and Jack engineer la INTEREST WILL NOT BE SOLD Will Operate Trolley on New York Chicago July W of the Cataract waft asked as to the truth of the published that an syndicate had purchased a controlling Interest in his company which tho exclusive and right to all of the canal ot the of New York In their In- of at Niagara for and ns n medium foi canal boat propulsion 1 You can cay positively that the Is not said Mr Hawley Wo shall build and our own lln and will nnt require any outside Mr H in ley would not how pr that some part of the mlghi Hud Its way from London He said that the line of electricity upon New Vork would greatly the cost of transportation nnd that this Indirectly benefit Chicago ana the Northwest bf Trenton X J juk of the negro Juhn s the minder of 1 Oil 111 d shooting with Intent 10 kill Gari Cochran J in court this J ilin direr that he saw Collins to a revolver on the -y had words and the We are not looking 1 Later In evening near An- restaurant he IV rho u- and hastening there pr and bleeding form of Ohl and w it- the arrest of Collins Downs tho man who in tho company of at the time of the quarrel and shooting n xt took nnd told the of I he He himself had Imd with Collins that evening According to Us version of thu affair when thu and negroes came the one of the students Collins if you've not a gun I with to Uod pull It out An- other Hudent at the same time if we had down South we'd lynch you Anderso I's reached tho negroes t Thompson who they had better out One of the shouted are to do you up With the submission in denco of tho palings hv the revolver hy Collins ana the extracted fiom rested tho In opening for tho defense would bo Collins had beon provoked and believed life In danger when he Bred on the John H Collins tho prisoner took I lie ho horn In N J Ja yearn ago nnd weighs pounds On June H he was a hack from the depot to the bull grounds In the evening he wmt up to town to a little of having a parade and In- rode around In it wagon behind n Later he on way to meet BI erly Aah who was going to buy his volver In nh he was walking with Steven he mot three one of him the coat to know what he was doing there time he met the students hud fence and they threatened to do him up he told tin in what he had In pockets They M Id If hud him down South would lynch him When tho In saw him later nt r made it rush at him They were using the for He was afraid of hlu lite ami In MM terror drew revolver took no aim and meant to kill no one Collins told hio story In a vol Upon tho evidence wno ruled out to show that Collins WUH In tho habit of earn Ing a pistol a id oti several occasions to me It Ho drank irul beer on June 8 According to ot the affair wan assaulted by the he llred at them They grubbed him by tho earn and him nnd hem him with palings He wan on the flu u and being choked when he Hred fie second and third times He ing when ho fired Hist and the mun who shot then wax pulling him backward ut the time The c failed to shako JURORS PROTECTED BV TROOPS Uut ami the Mub Richmond Vn July Jury In the case of Mary une of the women on trial at Lunenburg coat t- house for the of Mrs Pollard a verdict of In the first degree to-day Trouble wni an case the brought In verdict of acquittal and the fe ir of such a result was the of troops being ordered to last night by the governor Two others are to be tried for participation in this der SETTLERS WANT PROTECTION on Killed In by Washington July y of tho Interior to-day received the lowing telegram from W of Wyoming dated July Have Just received a telegram dm j stating that nine in- were arrested one killed escaped Many lire here live K and property Immediate action on part Is absolutely Signed II of Oov Richards that has re- other advices the situation BB Indians me Bannocks from Fort Hull Ida rested for Illegal and wanton of Gov Richards If th secretary can take immediate for the protection of tho The war department lias telegraph dispatches about the Wyoming I dlan troubles lo Gen coi i the of the who will to be held li readiness to move at a n i if In the meantime will send an to look Into t matter from n point of NEW ITALIAN FETE DAY 14 Overwhelmed by Falling Walls BIG BLAZE IN Wlule Fight m the Flames Met Their TWO WERE TAKEN OUT DEAD The Lie tho la Condition July f In the main part of Ping quarter of the cHy resulted In Infant death of two firemen uid the injury of others Tho were by the fatting nf walls of The dead II nly The injured Kd Newman Put coll Hart Mike Mullen William Heeh Vli Inr IMw ml Anthony to fell at this hour how many of the will due They all at midnight When the nre sounded nearly every engine In the bottom aa Hint the I of big map sent to the Which WHS Font WHter ets the h until and r n Thf thn m known H forih from the fcx j CJi id alory It to started fmm tin own m noor wan covered hay jn the nve Jumped adjoining rapidly the and of- in- coul I be he i K In Kirk n JL Tho fin- wim under when of Klein erc apparently V Important loiter Trenton V J July affidavit to supreme court from Alexander friend of Rosella Ruhman Gould whom she suing to the valuo of a edged the truth of the young lo Supt Byrnes of w Vork The further that Gould has In hie possession era to the notion produce upon the trial to r tho of tti of Homo bjr Troop Home arl milking tnLer X tl of the of ih ir and the of Homu by tin papal troops In a duv In the course of tho on the urn SUM was In- as a declaration of Italy's polity toward Vatican gov lie neither a nor Thoy would however fall i- observe the of -o the pope ns the heail of n reunion th it had greater In than It hi In or bml In the In y became Italy put him lino un un whereupon maiek then the chancellor of the Germ n empire had lo him have him up in tn n body can him by saying It II i- peace between the Mate The pr mler's speech was with A Henna In Brussels July of great e In chumbi r of 1 to-day when M In the o u thut although the Belgian royal family come to Belclum as poor BH they become enormously rich from the of tho poor of the country A uproar ensued and president order Demblon to withdraw his words but tU deputy refused to retract WOT I July and Doucett who early morning totse They down without warning VM fighting flro without of danger peopl For a moment both and women lost their ly Then forward aided in of the burIM men nnd were firm duir from bul when they wero out WUB t A to July of the Ladles Catholic by n motion made by to make U C A of i which to publish the The created a of Over n fiom presented for tho appointment lh position of John J of present d a In which I tli u In the agreement to be un for R be IHM whereby she to fiu felt her of If It rhould after In- proven that concealed the fucio In regard to il and family I would also a limitation to amount In h nn may he In- he hy making cUlm to tho film or ji irr thereof report ill supreme was then to the of In other In he met and by he election of York UK The J of J Hojd of n temporal y hey adopted a anl III MI Ml Hi to notify he of hni they hnd and work they i No- 1 n from Meh la an of t IK nil The election of a ary until next September i The new the all of whom at ot Charlen J ot of It of Canton O cf f hen j I t If
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