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   Atlanta Constitution, The (Newspaper) - September 30, 1890, Atlanta, Georgia                               "TA CONSTIT _i_ JL-lu -L H -JL JL JL VOL. XXII. ATLANTA, GA., TUESDAY MOANING, SEPTEMBER 3O, 1890, PRICE FIVE CENTS. THE LAST DAY VJPOJT WMICEt TARIFF TALKING WIKX, JtL, fif AND THEN ADJOURNMENT COMES The Senate W 111 Dispose of tbe Tariff Bill Xoda> and. Tlien tho President TVIU Mine It in Mis Hands. ffWASHiNOTO's, September Tomorrow be the J tst day the ill be talke I of m tho hills 11 coligress for a 'oMg time, perhaps for car- Tho senate took up tbe bill and when adjournment wis reached, it is the understanding that it would be finally voted on tomorrow afternoon The bill will pass, pud so nt once to tho president, but it will not pass. b> i str ctly partj vote, as it did bt fore it to conference Senator Paddock who is bitterly oppose 1 tothe dutv of T 10 cci ts on bind ng twmo an- nounced i speech igainst th s Jeatuio ol tho hill ho not vote for the measure1 Jb loi g as it retained its present bhipe Terh one other lar western senator uu_ht i ie v ith tho democrats, but the i i u b ill a t to nothing, for the repnb icins ten mi tj in tho senate Thus the till 11 bo 11 n hanclt. of the presi dent eitiior ton orrow n "lit or Wednesday morning find iho 11 s are that adjourn meiit vull be h id on A neoday or Thursday nt the outsulo IS GLILTY EACTJ that hn been made against Postmaster of tho house, has been 111 tho jrit n and be stands shown up m t' 1 t of genuine acoundro1 The fact th it he j> i 1 IntA tho mont-v when disco ert 1 1 1 "in i nothing The tOati i 1 tl t, ij U i ou Tli has been ovei n be m inglj J.0a 11 m and t is certain he II wm.i to norro-w the committee heat an i his son one more cLanco to explain but rtotten their feet into it and ea n e themseHes The defa cation t> i  o lice toU 13 completed the count of the sixth Ge i district There, is onl> o 10 n ds tl e fourth to bt, counted I hen the o i ol the state will be made up 4 Here t' e coi n of tho sisth district Brooks Ca.lhonn Chatc ihooci-eo Clav Colq l t Dec itur Boolj Done: icrtj tariv Let n Marion 3ii Itr Mitt Qu 11 Ki d Ij i Schist btL rt Sui ter Tcrixil Thou ter "Wcrtn MO.) 1 110 100- 1 t 1 t 1 i( pjmulationforthe district is 0 L In 0 j opulaticn 234 Oil Incr oso Si> Olo or I o) Ancrictst 3v> an ini.reisfl >f 2 over ISfeO 01 74 p i teit nc C ithl t.rt 2 Jib an in cr asc of U cr9 j ptr cent 'ttlLUKK S EID 1O i Conjrress-nan AI Her the negro who was seated tie other tliy in the place oC Colonel E Iiott, of Sou 1 uoliui today attempted to make himself mth the negroes of his district b1 lutroducmg a bill apiiropriat SI COO uOO to ct a home for indigent sla% ea Miller ib s id to L e n traduced th s b 11 be cause r-cr'a n tJd who know sonic tlnrg about his family historv como forward an 1 n de the statement tliat hois not a iingro "t 11 but is a white mm a drop of negro blood in li b Thej saj he is of is simplj as a negro Millet de nies tins, stating1 that w hile he is sixty three whi L ho une l irt bloc'c, and under the I iws of tlub country 13 cousoqoeutly a negro To look at the man, cno coald not tell that he was a negro Ho L ears no resem "blance to fiis raco Ho IB smart enough, however to himsplf solid Tilth bib coi stitueuts nitirducing such bills as that of toilaj Ho also introd ced another bill ng >0 000 for tbe eroction of a monumeur to the nogro soldiers in the lalo Trar TRKZEV i.XT CL II U The senate fi in 13 French jipoliation claim Amendment to i ie delency bill, and the bill without it passed the house This is tlie bill tl at contains the Treze% ant claim for Geor0 a and so soon ab the president affices his Mr Green can draw the J-3a 000 appiopilated to prj the state of Georgia for claima Mr Green, who acts as the agent of tne of Georgia, get one-third of the OEOEtaiANb IN Among tho Georgians here today aie Messrs S M and H F Inman. and Silases Inman, oi Atlanta, C of Brunswick, O C Johnson, of Columbus, "W B Park, of At lanta J H Suephard, of Macou. E W B On Conftronce Seports on tlie oicncy and Tnrlff Bills- Septoiul er "Mr Ingalla by request introduced a bill to provide for tho paj roent of arrears of pensions on ap ilicatiocs ule< eince tho iirst of Ji ly 3B80 Refcrtea The conference report on. the clehciency bill wa presented hj Mr Hole Tho report ing boeu read, Sir Dawes in quired what disposition wou'd he made of th  u irt of his e-'ch Mr Morgin comment d up n '-ome reui rks made by tb tarilT d 1 ite "1 on the s nith m 1 h mthern scrmtor-i, and aid th it it w i-, not ttiL. oi Now York thit cnt th it sen tor t the OLII tte I ut umidiriiig He Mr lisucl ws i child The e of u a.tribe Mr Vwg-uiBiid was in ,ood J ao ot the senator ml aat before a ninr >r when he drew tbat picture .t d d not --how hit utherii men had done but t rejected whit hate been the senator b eonduet and if he h v 1 Buttered v. hat they had lern i uj cited to sutler Ihe south was i mi U u tisn of th11 tariff bill th cr j f f Mr Mm n s speech, Mr ailed foi i on the conjeiince po t Mr CdkreUsu I that I if jii the rej ort tie  -from I liodo Island ttuuld c  in lad teen r.i'veu to tbe tnau. 01 to the country ibout them It waa the j.i ie rocess tliat luxd teen adopted bill 11 t c me ra the smite Sen itors on the >ther si le refused at ilrot to repl> to the remarks n itors en the democratic side, but iina )y tat >l the, time f thrt discussion li m been oceu _ ud bj tlie r pu! hean een itors IJic senate was en ic cd to hav e explanation of tho confer nee iet ort made u I any attempt to force a vote tho it such explanation w is neither just, nor ur iiur r jx it AI H iOH Til r "Mr iric j dai I that lie did not desire to lorce v to on fie Htion if my senator desired to .peak en it but the ro were no apparent indica- tions that any s iiatf r did desire He had nothmn to except to express i dasire and dia- losition to tho teiiuln ition of tlio matter re tell I at tho c r ie t 11 inent J ut if t i- n ihe other sale would imlu ito a time h n be takth t v. mid bo met th o try literal tj on 1m s.ulo of the chaiubet Mr O rll mid that U arlislc to bo h ardoi t jus ti 111 but was bomowh it indls 10 Ld T d A dritii w is iuite 11 to Mr Cir i lo i icinarks d till tuiuori w if some hii e t 11 ir c ul 1 be lixt I for a Mr C >r sleflidth t it-set mod to lo expected tint li leei a meml cr of tlio conlt ranee co i untt t. E tin, t u i ict, co imittce and of the in 1 nean oin inttte h" would some th t! e L t t elo ed and ho expected t (it 1 nt iio 1-1 uilerinc. somewhat irom a xoltl todi.j ami otud pr fer to speak tomorrow- it it ivfrc altSLlntels neceb cry, he-would 'procBCtttbjr-Sfterrt'i'ljJ as, lie wasoon- e rncd lie ha 1 no election to having tue time 1 -t taking a the senate was thin t u and th re Irul been no opportunity to eonsn tations on uhe jeet Ahjrich asked ummmms consent to have 4 0 c ock tomorrow hxed as the time for taking the c Mr Corkrell ol jected to any cast iron rule for thstieoate Mr 4.idr eh the gavo not re that at 1 if) o clock 1 e w oUd mo e for a, recess till 8 o clock thib even u expressed at the tone of Mr rich s iio ico and mi irincd him thit he would at a a g( od deal sooner it he did not his mo tic u A SHrRMA.'N Mr Sherman addressed senate in general and advocacy of the principle of protec tion and tlien coming 1 ick to a Uihcussion of the bill itselt he it as his >pinion that some of its provisions we-e too high, wlnle some were too 1 w He thotight that he could make it Letter than it was but ho admitted the impossibility of ramingti measure that would suit every interest He that the new aw would be a 1 eacon ot r-rospi-ritj to tho wh !e eountrv Ho looked oi i u it as one that was fair and .just to all sections nd that would be uiorebi nencial to the soutn tiian to the people cf the north AstJt er feat ire of the bill there was nobbing new in the idea of reciprocit> It had b en before the ec in try since the Canadian tociprooitv treaty of IbM As to the sugar ques- tion he uodld il he had had his wav have ghet the people the benefit of free sugar up to No 2C Dutch rd n the Lehef that some ol the lusher gr IQC" would enter into coiibumption with   tliey would incite fair cotnpeti tion, and give to the people the 1 enetits ot corr i etitfon and oE cheaper production If they die not do o lw he as ready to for the repeal of the law as ho now was to vote for its passage Mr Vaddock next add essed the senate, with out ma ice tow-mis any one b tt constrained by a sense of dutv to tlio state and section which hi, represented he would vote against the conference report 11 it was pure y a political question, he should cheerfully accept the of the ma lorltj of his party associotPs but he could no consider this great economic problem as one en tirely political in its natuie aifcctiug as it did intere'-ts most vital to his immediate constitu ency and the eht ro west lie should not attempl to ware m detail his objections to tbe report, bu should draw particular attention to the action o the commission upon the sugar schedule and ifca relation to other projected interests in the bill Ho cotid not ECO the iienof ta which, would accrue tothi pec-p e by the sweeping away of imposts on eusar measured in connection with losses BUS tained by them through increases in duties on many other articles o ocnt al to life DesiraLe a tree sugar was, when secured at the expense of dearer clothing, dearer tin plate, dearer earthen warf. dearer cutlery and so on it did not rehev tho debit aide of the account for tlie poor In ad dition when it had proved in obstruction to th development of the manufacture of sugar bv the west to the commanding of reciprocal trade with other nations It seemed, to him ill timed and un wise The subject was a business one, and as: business wan. representing a business constitu felt justified in expressing his approva or disapproval m respect to the tariff biil voicing that approval or disapproval by puoli utterance and by a legislative vote The conference report was laid aside Informally without action OTHEE BUSINESS THANSACTED. Morgan offered a reso ution, which wa: agreed to, calling on the president for copies o all orders and instructions the 1st o March, 1890, to commanders of revenue vessLls anc other officers respecting the regulation of fur sea fisheries in the waters of Alaalta or of Behrln S6A concurrent resolution for final adjournmen tomorrow was presented and referred to th fllrhe SoSStail denning; the duties of toeaergeant at arms of the house of representatives -was re norted and Individual pension bills on the calendar were then taken up and passed (forty-four m 2i minutes) Among them was one tor the widow o a soSber of the war who had also been -widow llior authorizing f a pcrtion of the United States military reserva- j at Chatfcmoosa for a public park by tho city f Chattanooga, Tenn was taken from the calen- ar and passed After a fhort executive session, the senate at G clockp in adjourned till tomorrow atll o'clock m Mr Alger that he would not ask for an session, as he was satisfied that i vote n the tariff conference report would be reached omorrow Proceedings of tlie House. WASHINGTON, Septimber speaker laid eforc the house the bill to define and regulate tbe nriadiction of United States courts with senate mcndments thereto Mr E B Taylor, of Ohio, moved non-coneur- in the amendments Air Breckinrldge, of Kentucky, snggested that he bill go to the committee on judiciary It was n important bill, aud should go until the Q.Tt seBfalon Mr Taylor said he would prefer it to go to con- er nee, with the expectation that it go over ntil next session After Borne discussion the bill waa laid aside euiporarily Mr Henderson of Iowa, submitted the confer- nco report on the general deficiency bill It was greed to TO SUPPLY THF DEFICIENCY The bill was passed appropriating to eup- lj the deficiency in tho appropriation for the ornpenaation of members of the house The- benata amendment was concurred in to the bill granting leave of ab ence to clerka and mplojcs of the nrst and second class postoSices The amendment extends the benefits Sf tho mea ure to employes in mail bag repair shops Ihe senate bill was passed remitting to the Co nnbi in Iron Works and Dr> Dock Company, of liiltimore Md tho ptna ties exacted by the navy l  Indian 203 116 ex ccutive and judicial 7o2, military ademy _'Ji navy (Including 000 000 or nickel to he used in making plates for the irotictionjof vessels) S24 pension f I postoffice 2Lb 6JJ, rivers and h trbors 4 9M 23j suuilrj J2 deficiencies int hiding JIG anpropn ited 1 j the house t nlay r piy of memher-.) 838 SS815, miscolla ico is 1S4 Total fhj permanent annual appripri itioiis for tho veirlblO Jl amount to making the Hid tot il for the year JJ The regular annual appropriations mada during the fir t ion of the fiftieth (ongrcss were t W IKS >44 permanent appropriations wcie jlldt40 making the grand total lucre tse of the fiftj li st congress over the fiftieth congress Itstei day's Appointments iSHi-xGxox September 29 to- i oininatetl John K of Iowa, governor of Arizona., Alfred A Freeman, of Tennessee, associate justice of tho supreme court ftf NC.IY, Mcxicot, members Qie- continental railway commission by the diplomatic and consular appropriation J Cas- yttt of Pennsylvania, George M Pullman of Ilimois, Henrj G- of West Virginia S of Rlissoun minister resi dent and consul general to Siam Smith A Whit fitkl of Ohio first assistant postmaster general. James 1 owrie Bell of Pennsjlvania second istuit postmaster general. Rock Creek park "V Bojnton, Samuel liaugley ami K Koss lerry, District of Columbia, trederirN eollectorof customa dibtrictsof I it! md and Talmonth "Vie Richard H Jack oi Alabama ensign in the navj Tho nnmmation of Iredenc N Dow t" be col lector of customs for the districts of Portland andlalmouth Me was confirmed by the scuato thiaaltcrnoon Solicited Campaign Money WASIITNGTOT September grand jury of the district today brought in indictments against John J A erser and Charles J Newton for alleged violations of the civil service law Tho first indictment on the evidence of six employes of the government charges that Verser and Newton, themselves in the poveinment service on Sep 188J soiio ted and received contribu tioiir. from government emplojes to be used in a oolitic il campaign then in progress THOUSAND BALES OF DOMESTICS OF THIS 3IUHDEK OF IS GUILTY Slit. THE END OF A CELEBRATED CASE. Arsrumont for the Mis Keference to tbe IHolj and tbe Closing: Pass Through Charleston on Titeir 'Way to Hast Boston iiAttLESTOT S September 23 solid, train on the South Carolina railway arrived here today with 1 000 bales of domestics shipped from tbo 1'elzer mills It is the hrst solid train of domestics ever received here The entire lot went to East Boston via the Clvdejline steamers There was a big hurrah in the cotton exchange today when the day s receipts of cotton were posted on the black board, bales This Is the nrst time in the history of Charleston that a day s receipts have reached 10 000'bales BEN A Belated Suit to Have It Broken by tlie Courts. PHILADFLPJIIA, September 29 heirs of Benjamin Franklin have brought suit to break his will Franklin left each to the cities of Boston and Philadelphia, to be used after the accumulation of 100 years, for specific pur poses ihe total at the end of the century has reached 000 in Boston and in Phila delphia The heirs sue under the claim that the eatato was mismanaged, and tbe money should re- vert to them________________ Ibe Mississippi Convention. JACKSON, Mias September 29 convention today completed its consideration of the execu- tive report, with the exception of the sections ra- latinK to tho oflices of lieutenant governor and swamp commissioner respectivelyJlwhich were passed over for future disposition Tho re- mainder was adopted The convention considered the legislative re- port .There was a spirited debate also upon the proposed section requiring members of the lower house of the legislature" to be twenty seven years ago, instead of twenty one, as now provided by law The proposition to strike out twenty-seven and insert twenty-one prevailed TVtll Btalco a Second Trip. OTTAWA., Ont, September 29 government received word that several sealing schooners, en- couraged by the lenient treatment accorded them inBehrlngseaaad their immunity from seizure this year, are to make a second trio there this fall. The ermnent's ad vices state that the British Columbia schooner Triumph has sailed on her second, tnp for the purpose of not only demon- svratmg whether or not ueala in Bearing sea are bemjr thinned out, but also to endeavor to ascer- tain if the seals have taken possession of tho new feeding grounds Tragedy at a Dance. SAW September 29 A dance was given at Pitesburg last night which terminated with a tragedy William Ellis and "William Harrison, two young men present, be- came involved in a quarrel with Charles Ixeal over a jrirh and the row resulted in either Eins or Har- risbii Bhooting ISeal, inflicting a wound which (juieea his death soon afterwards Both EUia and Hanwson have Tbe Trial Postponed BALEIGH, N September 39 the superior court herey an extremely interesting CK, Ont, September 29 uvth'o Birohall case has steadily risen until now it exceeds anything ever known in a similar case in tbe history of Canadian crimi- nal 3urisprudence The prisoner was in bis place early At last the strain is telling upon him It is evident that he did not sleep well lost night, but he shows nothing like fear, simply nervousness and a look of apprehension of a man who feels that great events for him are happening, and that the time when it will ba known v. hat the future has in store for him is fast approaching The jury looks wondeifully fresh and well kept, considering tlie time they have been con- fined A remarkable fact in connection with "the trial is.tbat in addition to the regular force of newspaper men, there is in attendance a large staff of stenographers employed by one of -the cable companies, which bos arranged to cend by cable a verbatim report of Blackstock's Speech, the "judge's charge and the long report of Osier's address as well Preliminary to the speeches this morning, some evidence was taken, but it was not of particular interest Testimony foe the defense has closed, and addresses of counsel were at onco entered upon During his counsel's the prisoner looked calmly and care- fully to all aud said BLACKBTOCK'S ARGUMENT IVtr Blackstock, the prisoner's counsel, evi dcntly labored under great excitement, and looked as if he bad spent many hours last night in preparing his speech for today He Megan Jus Address at 9 53 o clock Many of tho most enlightened countries, bo said, had abolished capital punishment, but while they lixedundera government that upheld it.it was their duty to obey trie statutes of the coun try But they would not send a man to the gallon s without the most convincing evidence, and certainly not upon tho evidence which had been sprung upon them by the crown The slimy net of tbe press had prejudiced the pub- lic mind, but his lordship had already told the that they must discharge their minds of this false impression, and pass upon the case according to the evidence THE PBBSS CENSURED Some detective work bad been done and done well, but his candid opinion waa that the only honest work oE that sort had been done by the newspapers, but while he conceded the press all its rights in the premises he con tended tliat it hid no right to comment upon the evidence and try the case in the public mind before it had been given to the jury He pointed out the great preparations made lor this case by the crown and the enormous ex- pense incurred to secure conviction, as con trasted with the position of the defense For weeks and months the lawvers for Birchall had worked and labored to secure a fair trial, without money, to the credit of the bar, be it said They appealed to tne jury to acquit the prisoner and set tbe mob aud tbe press at defiance He asked the jury not to judge his client for Ins honesty, for if they did he would have to pass him to their censure Tho fact was that lie did bring out JJelley and Ben-veil under false statements, rat the prisoner was not on trial for those-tnis- statementg, nor for the statements he made to several of the crown's witnesses Many of ;bese witnesses, Mr Blackstock said, appeared ;o be respectable people, and he did not intend x> impugn their honesty, but isbed todraw ;heir attention to the frailtyof human memory He then proceeded with his analysis of the testimony and developed his theory of defense, that it was a catfe of mistaken identity on the part of those witnesses who had testified to seeing Benwell and Birchall at Eastwood and afterwards Birchall alone on tbe day of Ben- ell's disappearance Blackstock's peroration waa a masterpiece, closing at just 3 o'clock THE PROSECUTOR'S ARGUMENT The court then adjourned for twenty rain utes for lunch Mr Osier for the crown, opened his address at 3 25 o'clock The fact of the case was that in February last a young man came to this country full of life and hope and a few days later his dead body was found in a swamp in tins county The first thing to inquire into waa the relationship existing be- tween tbe prisoner and the deceased and see what that furnished It absurd that no man should be convicted on circumstantial evidence, because in tbat view a designing, deep-plotting criminal would never be con- victed, and the worst criminal of the land would go unpunished The prisoner, by the name of Lord Somerset, in "Woodstock, without visible means of suoport and in the snring of 1889 he leaves for the old country Early this year he opened negotiations with Pelley and Benwell to come to this country and take an interest in his farm in Ontario, also share in the profits of his horses Knowing the facts, as they did know, was the object of writing tbat letter to Colonel Beuwell? The object was to get possession of that But it was well known that as soon as deceased reached this country, Birchall's deception would become apparent Other correspondence which followed, showed that the prisoner was preparing Benwell's father to receive reports from him, instead of from his son On boarc tbe ship Pelley and Benwell became antagon ized Bat Birchall able to reconcile Pelley while no doubt he had given both young men the same glowing description of the farm Pelley had already been taken in Birchall had got his but it was not so with Benwell Then take the letter of Birchall to Colonel Benwell three days after the son was dead Fancy Benwell writing by the same mail to his father that ho had been deceived, tha there was no farm. But Birchall knew where was Benwell, tha he was lying cold and stiff in swamp, and his right hand would never again address letters to Ins father The solution o this waa that it was the only way to get pos sion of the He wrote that he had intro- duced his son to many friends and had showi him books, and where are these books ani where are tbe friends he introduced him to' One of these friends in the witness box would "set the prisoner free But there was not i particle of truth in his letter of the 20th. o February. Then look how skillfully Birchal wrote that letter to have tbe money to J" B Bixchall and F C Benwell but to the firm "Birchall Benwell Therefore, BirchaJl could draw the money without Benwell being on hand, no further identification was necessary. If this state of things didn't exist, then Blackstock's argument would be very conclu sive Under the circumstances, the burden is upon the prisoner to show where henrason the 17th of February The prisoner had a perfec right to make a statement, at the close of the evidence, and tell the jury anything he chose and the law prevented cross-examining him But, no .look at his awful silence on thi point why don't he speak about this terribl blank? Tbe contention of the crown is that the pris- oner killed Benwell m the swamp; in fact, Tery near where the body was found. He miaht have had some one ter hel him or two men might have earned tbe bod; in there. Yet the is actually guilty case was set for trial but owing to tha severe sickness of Judge postponed to January It is that of TV E Hogne, a police ofccerwhoshotanltaiedJuliusJpneB, a. negro, ont'iefctreethere The grand jnry rtturntda till of murder. tranger in the country Therefore, it was ecessary to destroy hisjidontity THE JUDGE'S CHAEGS The judge began his address at 7 38 o'clock jd in opening remarked tbat they wore now rawing to the close of a grave and important ise. CONVICTED AND SENTENCED The jury retired at 9 53 o'clock and returned til 23 with a verdict of guilty The judge aid lie fully concurred with the verdict, and t once sentenced Birchall to be banged No- ember 14th SHOT A 11 OMAN DOWN. Deed of Masked Men In Ala- bama. BIEMINGHAM, Ala September 29 al was received here today of a lior- ible white cap outrage which occurred in connty on Saturday night A band t masked men went to the house of Mrs Jane y, a widow and dragged ter from, bed with the intention of flogging her They tarted to the woods, but she broke away and tarted to run She had gone only a short dis- ance when a volley was fired, aud a load of uckshot took effect in her side, inflicting a atal wound The white caps fled when the 'oman fell, and she lay there until morning efore she w as found She was unable to de cube her murderous assailants So far as nown, Mrs Cody's only offense was that the tie gossips of the neighborhood reported that men visited her house at night A secret hand C regulators had been organized to rid the eighborhood of worthless and immoral char cters This was their first work, and will robably be their last as the bhenff is making very effort to have them identified and ar ested ISLUK K LAZES, of getting rid of the man It was a dayligh murder, convenient to destroy his identity D cutting tbe marks off his clothing Th perpetrator of that daylight murder knew tha Benv eTl was a Btranger m tbe country If i Jiad been otherwise the man's face woald bar been identified The prisoner 11 the only ma in Ontario who knew that the deceased WM a WHAT MOBLEY SAW. Fifteen Hundred Barrels off TVhlsky Fire Kecord Ind September 29 old stono rarehouse of the Kichwood distillery situated in Centucky opposite this citv was destroyed by re 5 caterday afternoon The house contained 500 barrels of tax paid whisky all of which was .eetroyed The property and whisky belonged to Levy i, Bro of Cincinnati The tire department if Madison ciossed the and succeeded in aving the distillery and adjoining warehouses, contained 7000 barrels of whisky 'he is roughl> estimated at SI The ire originated in the brickyard and was com municated to the warehouse by the high winds at the time DAIS MILE Va. Sei tember a late hour Saturday night the large grist m 11 and box factory oC J H Walker were destroyed fire at Reids ville N C Loss 345 000. insurance. The mills will be rebuilt 1ISATHS FKOM HVDBOPHOBIA. Five Persons as the Result of Mad Bites RANKLI-NSVILLB N C September 29 eial Jonathan Luther a young farmer living near the Kando ph Manufacturing Companj had the sad fate to lose his wile and three children during two weeks On the 19th instant all bitten by a mad dog Two vonng men were also tten by the same dog The dog had a fit at Mr Hugh Parks s store where Mr Henry Parka the clerk, attempted to drive him out The dog hit ilm Parks at once thrust his hand in a barrell of turpentine holding it there for twelve and a half hours It is thought he will recover Craven, the young man who killed the dog, was slightly cratched and has also died "i oung Henry Parks iad heard his grandfather say tho.t turpentine waa good for the bite of a mad dog and had the presence of mind to apply It at once THK HUSH TRIADS Persons to Co Prosecuted for About the atr Tipperary- DcDtJir, September 29 is lifeely that the last has not been heard of tho collision between the police and the people in front of the court house at Tipperary last Thursday It is reported t morm tig that the government intends to prosecute many of tho oersons who were present in the crowd for inciting to not Mr Harring ton member of parliament for the middl e dl vision of Tipperary, who received a severe blow over the head from a policeman s club is men tioned among those likelj to be prosecuted Colonel Caadell presiding magistrate at the Tipperary hearing, asserts that John Morley ap pealed to him to exclude the crowd from the court house The Governor's New Home CHATTANOOGA Term September 29 ernor Robert L Taylor of Tennessee moved here today with his familv to make Chattanooga his future home He will form a law partnership two of Chattanooga s best lawyers and will also assume the presidency of a large land com pany as soon as his term of office as governor er pires He h is bought a pleasant home, and has already commenced housekeeping The Sluggers Surrender. LONDON-, September 29 in and McAuliffe, having been informed that the authorities in tended to prosecute them for fighting, surren dered themselves to the police this morning, and were arraigned in Lambeth police court on the charge of committing a breach of the peace They were remanded until 3t riday under 000 bonds THE SPORTING ABOUT THE OUTRAGE AT TIPPERARY. Ttere Was No Disorderly and Police Bad No Provocation for Drawing Their Batons. Raenlt of Baseball Games Races. As 0, base hits 8, errors 0 Alleghny, 2, bas.e hits, 4, er and Decker, Gleason and Schriver At 8, base hits, Itt, errors, 5 Philadelphia, 1 base hits, 15 errors, 2 and Fields, Knoll and Hallman At 5 base hits, 11, errors, 3 :New York, 4, base hits, 10, er rors, 3 and Harrington, Shar rott and Clark At 5, base hits, 8, errors, 1 Rochester, 2, base hits, G, errors, 0 Batteries and O Connor, Barr and McGuire At Clei 8. base hits, 8, errors, 1 3 base hits, 6. errors, 2 and Sutcliife, J Ewinc and Brown At B, base hits, 6, errors, 3. base hits, 11, er- rors, 2 and Zimmer, Lovette and Clari At T, base hits, 13, errors, 7 Boston 4, base hits, 7, errors 3. Mack., Radbournt and Murphy At 6, base hits, 6 errors, 0 Syracuse, Ijbasehits, 7, errors, 3 Batteries and weckbecker, Keefe and Pitz At 3, base hits, 5 errors 0 Boston, 0, base errors, 2 Bat Nichols and Ben- nett At 6, base hits, 8, errors, 6 Brooklyn, l baso hits, 7, er- rors, 1 and Farrell, Weyhing and Kmslow Gravesend Races. NEWYOBK, September race, three- year olds, sweepstakes, for non-winnera, one mile Buddhist won, "Worth second, Tnlla Blackburn third. Time 1 43 Second race, handicap sweepstakes, added, mile and a sixteenth, Senorita won Caseins second Eon third. Time l 4914 Third year olde, sweepstakes non-win ners, added, six furlongs, Keckon won Lord Harry second, Flonmar third Timel Fourth race, Aeptuue stokes, two year olds SI 250 aaded, selling, six furlongs, Zeuobia won Evangelina second, Contribution third. Timo Fifth race, "Welterjhandieap sweepstakes. added, six furlongs Eolo won, lago second, Mad stone third- Time l Sixth race selling sweepstakes, three year-olds SI 000 added, mile and a fnrlong, B B Million won, Kempland second, ICern third Tiniel 57% Latonza Races September race, four furlongs, Blanche B Last won, Lotte second, In; I> third. Time, O-SOH Second race, Belling purse, mlie and seventy yards, Silver Lake won. Pickup second, Gymnaa third Time, 1 49 Third race, selling, one mile, Kogers won, C. second, Graygon third, flime, l ronrth r" i and one sixteenth, Arundel wou, am Ha -t nd, J T third f Melanlo -won, Anni LONDON, September29 Morley spoka at the St Helen s tonight to a large He gave a graphic account of his during his recent tour of Ireland, referring particularly to the condition of affairs in Tip- perary and the scenes in which ae himself took a personal part He introduced his speech "with a political argument, and then said ho went to Tipperary because he felt that the proceedings there marked the turning: point in the great battle, and because he felfc tliat the government was going to drivo agoodL strong nail into its coffin and he wanted to sea ie first blow of tbe hammer THE BXCITBD COVSTABtES When he arrived at Tipperary, with his olitical friends, he walked a peaceable crosa- oad, without having any lear of suddenly he was bustled, pushed and menaced by constables in a state of great fury, he gathering people were very low in num- er, and a kind obstruction was offered; ie nearest approach to a riot being tbe shrill, 'ipperary cheer raised on bis account HJa et er saw such an act of folly as the attitude f the authorities Two members of the house commons, under arrest, were tiargo of a squad of constables who had the right of guarding tbe prison- er from rescue, but throughout the day he government officers put the constab es in n attitude that was calculated to reach of. the peace Colonel Caddoll stated u the court room that this was one of tha tost disorderly gatherings that he had ever "itneesed, and three or four English, ladies who occupied front seats in the courtroom, anghed at the absurdity of Caddell's state- leut and soon after the colonel withdrew bis ien These proceedings would have been idiculous if they bad not been so dangerous. A SMALL HARMLESS CBOWX> But they were nothing to what followed, 'he courthouse was in a small enclosure pro- ided with strong gates It had been asserted bat he and his companions were followed to liis entrance at noon by an immense multi- Tide This he absol utely denied Ho iBheved chat at no time did the armed aen defending the courthouse number less ban three to one against the civilians 16 was as insignificant and shameless a crowd is he ever saw in his life Mr Dillon, Speaker Harris, members of par- iiment and others were admitted at the) vte3, but the police refused admission to the ACTS OF V-IOLH'NCE He next saw a townsman, a solicitor, flung .olently from the gates and assaulted Mr. O Brien went out and protested against tho sclusion of the public Dillon and Harris oined O'Bnen, and their cos grew load. With or without orders, tbe police drew their latotts without a shadow of provocation and flood began to flow freely He saw _io stones thrown He would un- lertake to say tbat a couple of "Eng- lish, constables would b-we done crthing On the threshold of the case he warned tho iury to disabuse their minds of any statements ;bey may have road aud leave their minds ike a blank page to receive the evidence given, to the court under oath In this caso here was no direct evidence of guilt Yet, ike many other cases, it showed great jravity He pointed out the difference be- ,ween direct and circumstantial evidence, sbowing, as he desired, that tbe latter when, conclusive was far more reliable, and in this case tbe ]ury was called upon to consider tho evidence according to the rules ho had laid down in such cases The crown undertook: to satisfy the }ury as reisouable men that the insoner at the bar murdered Beuwell Tha irst thing then to consider is what, was tha object of the two men in leaving Buffalo to- gether If w e arc to e Pelley they were ;o look at tbe farm and make preparation For receiving him and B rchalla wife, and the Prisoner and Benwell started ota without any luggage, so that if they did not stop at the farm would return they shortly "We tiave in evidence that Birchall had no farm at Niagara Therefore, what was his o> point If they were seen on tbe train then the case must naturally fail They left Buffalo at a very early hour, for reason, because Pelly said it was before fr o'clock when he heard them leaving the hotel The agent at tbe bridge states that two tickets sold to Eastwood, and the crown. asks you to behove that tbe prisoner and Ben- well were the men. tbat used the tickets, and that Poole collected these tickets between, Hamilton and Eastwood The judge then reviewed the evidence given _y witnesses for tbe crowu and said "The- theory of the crown is thit the prisoner mur- dered ell in the swamp on Monday If he didn't murder him on that day, then lie is not guilty of this crime, because that is tho only day he was in that localitj It is important to remember that Birchalt had tho keya of Benwell's bagrragc, and then comes the letter written by the pris >ner to Benwoira father, saying his son had inspected the farm and books and was satisfied If tbo had been sent aa requested by the pris- oner, in the firm's name, anyjmember of Iho firm could claim tho monej Ho was bound to tell this as a master of law What was tho object of this letter? The prisoner speaks of the purchase of another p ece of property, and tbat his son would write him tho next mail There was no farm, no horses, no business in Buffalo, all was deception that prisoner must have LJIOWU that young, Benwell would never write such a letter to his father Kevertmg to the finding of the body, his lordship said it was a significant fact that every mark outhb clothing had been removed, and had the cigar holder not been, found, Ben- well's death would have remained a mystery There rtras a stub of a cigar in the> cigar holder, showing that deceased was smok- ing at the time of bis death, or bad been, just previously His lordship, m conclusion, said the duty rested w itli the jury to paaa upon the evidence aud theirs was a solemn one. ith the punishment they ha% e nothing to He concluded the address at 9 50 o'clock, after which the court was cleared and the jury re- tired An International ITair. SAS AarroNio- September 29 T-. There are already several thousand visitors in tlio city to the International fair, -wliiCii opens tomorrow The exhibits are about all in pfacs, and ore far more extensive than that of any vious year A party of distinguisued visitors from Mexico will amvo tomorrow Governor Boss and stiff reiched here from Austin tonight. The promises to have an auspicious opening. Suicide of a Tobacconist. RlcnaovD, Va September lit. GriC fin, a wall known tobacconist, was foand dead irt bed this morning having committed uaicide by Bhooting liimseli with a pistol He to iiava been married on tlieBthof October TELEGRAPH BREVITIES. ou, Fif l Tlnie i olonel VTUeatley Joseph Savory has been elected lord mayor London The Russian, government has massed troops on the Armenian frontier The steamerSpaandam fromRotcerdam arrived at New York yesterday bales of Suma- tra tobacco, valued at OJO E. Courtney Jenkins, assistant postmaster ot Richmond, Va., under the Cleveland tion, died in that city yesterday morning Cufcan tobacco is being into the States, through Key west, In lorcc quantition, and stored before the new xauT bu: eflwt. NEWSPAPER WSPAPfcRI   

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