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Fort Wayne Sentinel

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Fort Wayne Sentinel, The (Newspaper) - April 16, 1898, Fort Wayne, Indiana PAGES 5 TO 8. PAGES 5 TO 8. ESTABLISHED 1833. SAITHDAY, APRIL I8JW. PRICK FIVE CENTS. I IT" SENATORS RIOTOUS. f The is TMSCMI During Angry Controversy. Wellington ftnd Money Have a Tongue Tilt. Trouble Orcnrft Ovt- r the Question. Pint Time I. If Run Itrea tlir rhuinbfir for Ti-u Has Been Augmented Nino Craft. as much for name, of the other tnem- j K A V Y bers. I shall not pursue this nn J seemly controversy." Mr, Money says if Mr. Welling- ton is satisfied, he is. He is popu- larly credited with Iming willing to i fight a tarn-Haw, and to giva tbe saw revolutions. Somo years ago, in the house, he quanrelixl w-tb Representative, Hall, of Missouri, called him ;i liar and broke an ink woll over his nose. It has been nearly ten years since the lie was passed in the senate. It was in the famous controversy be- tween Messrs. Ingalls and Voor- hees, that the Iftttw .said tbat Mr. Ingalls was a liar and a dirty dog. l-'iity- i flf thv Alirnud I Nol riMtiw Ih.' anil Toiwkn Not In April Hi- No fewer than lifty-nine ships have been to the navy since the passage nf the appropriation, ami more are be'iDK added every day, This number includes about fifteen revenue cutters, lighthouse tenders ami const survey vessels and nearly forty others piir- i chased or chartered at home and THE CYCLE SOLDIERGRIM Di4f In CtftfraA Area in WHEN REAL FIGHTING COMES HE WILL HAVE HIS FULL SHARE OF THE FUN. Battle Scarred Monitors Again Called Into Service. SUMS TO BE TIGHT IN THEM YET. Ill .r On Ajinl the li rl i tlii'1'tst ti-riou id e.lpturi-. i attack mi SUiirli (I'.d Fielilii' Sw.-pt M Navy Fri. Wlurli In IKC3 ON, April The most exciting scene that has been wit- nessed in the chamber of the United States senate occurred late last night, whiln the Cuban resolutions were under debate, after a continu- ous session of thirteen hours' dura- tion. Before adjournment conltl se- cured an agreement was reached that a vote should be taken not later than K o'clock tonight. A for mal agreement was reached at 9 :30 o'clock last night to that effect. Agreement, however, was not ar- rived at without a highly dramatic and discreditable scene. SENATORIAL TKMPEK.S TRIE1X It was about 9 o'clock when the trouble occurred. The senate had twice refused to adjourn, turning a deaf ear to Senator Hoar's plea for mercy on account of his health. The tempers of the senators had been frayed to a wire edge with t-he long boors they had spent in listen- ing to the endless debate and with the strain and excitement of the day. At this critical time Senator .Tones of Arkansas proposed the agreement outlined above. His remarks had the effect of bringing Mr. White to MISSION OF PEACE. Archbishop Ireland New York. Will Labor WHH Men In incluii-niu ftlTcn to his feet with some caustic remarks about the length of time he had spent in listening to the war talk, and he insisted on his rights to pro- sent his ideas to the senate. He said he should not take more than an hour and a half, even though sev- eral senators on the other side had spoken for tour hours. Mr. Cafferytoade similar remarks, accepting Mr. Jones' proposition and saying that be should not re- quire morn than one hour. Mr. Wellington followed with the assertion that ho would tako what- ever part of the four van left, and nil drew long breatlH of relief at seeing the cad in sight. STAI'.TfKfl OK TJIR CLASH. But there was a Stirring scene yet to como. Mr. Money roae and ex- plained that lift should object to the proposed agreement nnlaw it gome time for taking a He saw no reason why the senate should not continue iu continuous session. Mr. Wellington remarked that Mr. Money would not hasten mat- ters by insisting on a night session. "I appreciate the gentleman's remarked Mr. Money. "I meant no protested Mr. Wellington, "I Here the waspish senator from New Hampshire, Mr. Chandler, put in his oar. In the most insulting tones he remarked: "Surely the senator from Missis- sippi would not wish to take a vote without listening ut length to the views of the senator from Mary- land." Instantly Mr. Wellington was on his feet, quivering with rage, di- rected, strange to say, against Mr. Money. "I listened here for hours to the senator from he de- dared furiously, "when he returned from Cuba as an agent of the news- papers-----" "I want to correct a misstatement right here, "exclaimed Mr. Money. "I was not aa agent of any newspa- per." BKSAtOR MOBIV HBLUCCMB. "The Journal says yon reiterated Mr. Wellington. "I am correcting you, not the exclaimed Mr. Money. make the statement on the re- sponsibility of the re- peated Mr. Wellington. "Make it on your own res; cried Mr. Money. "I do make it on my own respon- sibility "Then you lie." Uie a whip-crack came the reply, and the galleries burst into ap- plause, unheeded by the chair. "If the gentleman can use such language I can use it M well as exclaimed Mr. Wellington, white as a sheet and trembling with anger. "Come outside and use cried Mr. Money. "Very well, returned Mr. Wellington. "Come reiterntod Mr. Money, whereat Mr. Wilson blandly inquired whether it would not be in order to move a declaration of war. Mr. Wellington stood by his desk, netvoosly tearing a sheet of paper to threds and glaring at Mr. Money. APOLWtZBS TO SBMTE, However, quieted down a and Jones' proposi- tton was agreed to. Then Mr, Money arose and regretted that he had, under grfttt provocation, vio- the decofnm of tbe senate and to stnftM for bit words, laying the on the senate. The fftfiMiM again on WASHINOTOX. April bishop Ireland left last night on the midnight train for Mew York, ac- companied by Professor Pace, of the Catholic university. Monsignor Ireland will have sev- eral conferences with men in New York who aro in touch with the government but ho is confident that any further Rttorte to induce the ('nited States to postpone action would lie in vain. When the presi- dent sent his message to congress on Monday, Archbishop Ireland went to Baltimore, where he held ft conference with Cardenal Qtbbons about the situation. The two prelates held the same everything possible had been done, and there would bo no benefit derived from carrying the negotiations further. This view- was eommunicated to the Vatican. Yesterday a message was received expressing the profound regret of Among the latter are the mapiiiicent liners St. Paul, .St. Louis. Xe.w York and Paris, the four Morgan liners, the yacht, the dynamite, cruiser Xlctheroy, the hospital ship Solace and it Wwh- rppair Chalniftte. Xaval oncers a rather poor opinion of the vessels bought abroad anil consider they were purchased rather to keep them away from Spain than because of ihtir real value to us. Kven the New Orleans is not consid- ered any better than she should lie, while the Topeka lias as yet no suns and will require a Rood deal of work before she can be of service. The Solace is not a lighting ship, .She will not even have a revolver on hoard, hut will trust entirely to her fled Cross (lag for protection in case of necessity. She will not even carry a newspaper correspondent and will make no reports of any kind to tbe government, for fear that such action might imperil her neutrality. The explosives she will have are rockets for signaling purposes. MEMORIAL MY. Rons of Veterans Will Honor the Sacred Dead. Pope LeO XIII at the prospect Of .tpiwintwl 1W> the war, and containing a prayer that hostilities might yet be averted. Archbishop Ireland took this mes- sage as meaning that his mission had closed and left the city. He may go to St. Paul from New York, or he may return to Washington, enronte to his home. COL. R. G. INGERSOLL. Cireat Orator Will Appear In 1'nrl Wujnr Soon. Colonel Robert O. Ingersoll will make his appearance in this city in the near ftitute and will deliver his fatuous discourse, "Liberty of Man, Woman and which is said to be A most entertaining and elo- quent effort. The colonel enjoys the distinction of being the only ad- vocate of free thought on religious matters that ever achieved f amo as an orator as well as a controversial- ist. The colonel is possessed of a Arc Invllfd to Awlut Them. The Memorial Day committee is busily making arrangement to observe the day, and :ire endeavorinjt to sur- pass any previous celebration honoring i the sacred dead. Those in charge, ask I the assistance or citizens In this work. and assure them thHt it will be an- j yreciutod as tlieir generous kindness 1 1ms been in the past. Following is a full list of the committees: AV. lilair, chairman; t. C, Close, secretary: E. Bricke.r. treasurer; E. 11. Uookwalter, 0. 1> Orouse and W. F. Close. E. II. Bookwalter, chair- man W. F. (teller and T. J. Johnson. Program and E. C. Close, chairman: H. A. Bricker and George Xollfnger, C. D. Orouse, W. W. iskelton and K, H. Hookwalter. Memorial Oiler, chairman; W. F. Close and William i Wallets. i Decoration W. F. Close, chairman; j C. XollitiRer. F.. A. Close. W. F. Meyers. Itwin Uickford, Harry Current, Arthur Corlett, J. Mooney and Wiyiam Walters. Xoith Xollinger, chairman; D. E. Hricker and W. F. Close. Innv anil Unrtinr .-Illtg yard t.i ,-tnk" wlneh t 'bin le-t' n was mi iu liie I nil n Yihau! were al.-o tn" af-iiill. lititterii K ou Jiluri'i luruing tin if Sutnier :in.i l''i.rt .Mnultr Tin.1 tl I terriiii tin- nit' i i if toe uii.iiitorn on tlm as was 'Jiii'VUin past the i -luiiu n- Hiil l.iMiibanii d Fort .Mnultrii. at cln-e u tile li.ns returned !i...ui i 1. 1. i' t. c tlm t nt Mlcc tn THE BICYCLE SCOUT TKOL'BLE. and MORE OIL WELLS. Tlie SUndant in .lAckMon And The Monroeville Breeze has the fol- lowing: "The oil boom in the eastern part of Indiana seems to be rising to its highest pitch. The Standard Oil com- pany is getting interested in this sec- tion and are leasing hind in .Jefferson. .lackson and the northern part of On tho Mryale will fall some of '..'IP most important work of the next war. His place will in from. Wheu tbe (ipeutiig rattle of scattered firearms taps ont n staccato picludo tea of, battle is tn follow, ycm may fct'l suro that it is bicynhi I monnted soldier who has opened coucert. Thrown ont ia a thin line ahead of tlie cavalry, far ahead of the solid ranks of iufantry, he has rnu across the ene- my. Then before tbo bngle sounds re- call he has nnylnng his luogazina rifle and in popping away. When H seontibj? party is to bo sent out far OUKMS tiie country to fsel tho enemy's streugth iu certain direction, thn officer taru tiv bicycle roips for fiqwail. When the re- eervirs nrw to bn hnstily Bunitnoiied, there is n hnrry call for the am- munition wagons, whuu train is wanted ou the double nuick, wheu tho who directs thn iishtins! Wants to send wnril some his aids it will bi> thu cyt-liuK orderly wbo will carry tbt! message, Jint dim't tbat tho soldier with the liicyclu will be merely u mili- tary urruurt boy. who will earry ths in- dent auil tlicii staml aside tlip real soldiers do tho lighting. His in wider than that. IK' will Unco the lighting tbat the nnu on foot do. He ia not tied to bis wheel, iiud tha Jli the corps of the nation... mt'iniwr furnisheii hi.-f nwu 'S therefore voice power, and has taken as much j there is no doubt but care of his vocal organs as a priraa donna usually does. He bus much personal magnetism and a way about him that attracts and greatly aids him in his work, which one will always find interesting and in- structive, no matter what the sub- ject. No more eloquent or fascin- ating lecture could have bean cho- sen for his appearance here. Inci- dentally he will mention the treat- ment Cuba has received at the hands of Spain. CURSE OF SPAIN. Expmnlan of Rvr. Dwlcht t. Mowlj. the Well Known Krancolltt. CrscraNATi, Ohio, April Curse of God is njion Hpain." Silence for a moment, and then, raising his clinched bands in the air, thus spoke Rev. Dwight L. Moidy to a reporter here. "Spain ia a moral pestilence, "he continued, "a disease, a rottenness in the world. Her corruption, rap me, murder, smells to heaven. Spain won't stop it; we should nol hesitate to stop it. I am surprised that the pope would allow it to con- tinue. The religion of the world should stop it. The war that has behind it the terminbtion of that tyranny aud distressing destitution would in the eyes of God be avir tue. I ant not afraid of war. I' looks as though we would have it. must confess that I have not prayet much in deprecation of war." near future derricks will race the banks of Flat Kock and in ther parts of this township in count- numbers. A Chicago company has ,lso begun operations at Baldwin ai d unwinding country. Let the good work continue until our assertions of past are shown to be correct to jur people and that is that there is of oil and gas in tlfo wells that ere sunk bytheMonfoevllle company south of town." SOUSA Will AttMhed to York llrfi- mml. ClsciNJJATi.Ohio, April the bandmaster, is in town. He be- ieves there will bo war -with Spain. I shall attach myself to a New York said he, "and ac- cept the fortunes of war. Most of my musicians will enlist with inc. 'My father was a Spaniard who was driven from home by political persecution. Ho entertained an in> tense hatred for tho Spanish gov- ernmet.t. He fought in the union army during the rebellion. I served twelve years UK leader of the United States Marine band and ftm familiar with soldier life." SUNDAY" SCHOOL WORK. A Training tot PHmwy I'.trVt t.K AtlTIU.KIStST IN A( TIOX. limp bo CIHI stack it against his Bimrados', shoulder his ride, form in mill march tip to shoot ami be. shot with tlm liest of the riongh His M-ontinft expeditions, too, will takn biiu under fire. He will have per- sonal encounters. He will hnve to scorch for safely. Of cotirso !be bicycle corps will never be used to sopplaut cavalry. NothiiiR of the sort was ever intended. The bicyclo charge ban not been anticipated. A variety iif iniili u UiiisiwiUirUy m-t iu tho coriis of the reRiilnr army. Tho iiatiouul guard crcliiit.'i a I ways make a line iippeuranou, and that hranch nf thu service linns Krrtit favor in the cyt'-i "f the iiiilitjaiin n. It is .said that within a ?lmrt time a bill will intrmtarud in cuiiKrcM an- the pnrcbas'e tif u imuihur of bktyclM to ntlpply each fort and military station in thrrnuutry with ten iiiachini s. The iiiHcliiuexuuw iu in the Ur nervice. together with the nsuul tip the fii'ali.'H at about TO pimnds. This makes u bnavy lund for loiifi jonrni-yi1. suiil the tpntlt'iicy mnv is ro dwroaiii' tlio wi'iglit a.i inueb us pos- niblo without tacriliciny the safety of the rideis. With the nrst prospmtsnf a with i'piiili ciinit! lo the frciut tlie cyelii'ts (jrunil army, tbo LeaRut' of American Its fighting lilond was np. Kwt'ry member, if their repruseuta- lives were tn he believed, wimtcil t" n ui I'.is wheel ami KD to the front. Three v.'fi ks ago the secretary of war reiiivcd from Ihe chief consul of tin; Indiana division, A. W., Wnl- luce Hlierwijod, that the latter was ready to raise tite enmpHuiea of wheelmen, euch mmipauy to be of M men, who would be thoroughly drilU'd iu bicycle tactics anil willing to go to any part of thu country thri'atcued by un eneiiij-, or, if necessary, tu go abroad to light. Following the offa of Wallace Sbar- wood there haw coine ttiiiiiliir offers! from various parts of tbe country. The HfCHt al-my uf Wbceltiico seem Lrimfol of rmjrriiess to turn Ilieir binycb'd tn in Atliiiii.i. a we. mid Mei'i'iuiae, iliar s.'Viivl steamboats, ui-K i-'eauicd out ii in with tin1 1'ur the ori mill ii' I'i-iii'. 1..r ti'e -I a 111' ii'to tli'' lily hri'iiUiiK her In 'iinniatidriTiaulrd tlimn OCEAN GUERRILLAS VICIOUS WARFARE WAGED BE- TWEEN TORPEDO BOATS AND DESTROYERS. n tiiil" to nintiiiiit i HI l A'.iaii'.ii I i.ut in Mivatl' rr liloekadf, j .01' III U'.ll- eiuiti'iehc loillli-il Wltll I fruiii Hi'.vaini cldil tin- aeti.'ii .-ii tbat wa .lu-fU aud valiaitt (iKbters, ami no other fijjdt ves.-''N t'nulil liave shown it letter r'.eonl during llm War than tlm oltl luouitnrs at J.eaKi'" I.-'and. The .Mouttuik'likHWist! bus a t-laim til hi.ftorie iuri'rust iu aililitinn to her lion- orulile navnl When the hmlr of Wiltos Knotb was brought ku-k to u nt'ttr tlm of President Lincoln, it was placed ru 1 liouril the Jloniauk, thi-n with her M-tfi' iiionitor Siinfin.- at Washington navy Thn lunly oflHituh wan kejit, nil the .Vuilltatil; lul' :ji'> holiiv ami Was I'Xainiiiul LJ the Kt-uotul ami his si aft. tlie.-8 past Rlorit'if. the old monitors will l.e ahlo to ilo when liittt'il afjain.-t niiitltiru v-'arships is SOIIH- tliiuij iMucuruinx whieh naval sharps fail to axi'fi.'. Tlifir low frt'i'Vnanl null I'ounileJ t'.irrms uiitke thi'in :i hanl mark to hit. Dll'fUhivuly their old ?iuouth- cuns may bo able to do nim-li ditm- DISCOVEKED BV A OLD AT ALLEGED EMBEZZLEMENT. K, I.. CmMlBfton Such Th1? Antwerp Hee "On com plaint works, of Fort Wayne. E. I ton, of this appenretl in mayor's court, Saturday, to to the charge of caibralement. He was held M chMfted tor his appearance at the Mxt term of the common piets court, in the snm of wm rolewed OD bail, that sponnt being The MonrosvUle iSreeze says: "An effort is being made by the County Sunday School organization to conduct a short term of school In Fort Wayne Annwi-r time io May or .lune to trajn teachers primary Sunday school pupils. Kach school in tho county will their opinion in Uie matter and we trust that no dissenting voice will be heard. The school will last one week. Some lady noted fur her Sun- day school work will be employed as instructor. Each school is expected to send two or more who will serve as tetehew in Vheir respective schools. Tuition will be one dollar for each It wonld lack the winrt of the the rattlo of Baber dcabhards and tho terrifyiiiB tbtiuder of hoofw which make the waiting infantryman wish he were well out of tbe mess or tbat the artillery Could Ret there In time to stop it. 8omo day two hostile bodies of bicycle nol- diars may make a mounted charge per- haps, theu we shall have to talk about. For years it has been rnntoniary fot tbn who diiWd speak of the pos sible wnc of tbc liievcle in war tn by that iiiisny exwtlt mili- tary authorities have deularpil tbo wheel to be of a-tuiil valve in army opera- tions. 1 hardly think it, neorfwsry to go over that (tronnd at this late day. The French, tbe EnfdMi, the Uern-ans, thn tbo KnxsiaUs and even the Japanese armies all have bicycle corps. ID tho United States the military ry- cligt bail won He hi an in- MM! Kllcv Mr. J'hmkt'tt, n famous Irish bar- rister, bail greit wit. Beforo Lord ChiUK't'llor Ireland KeuVsrlnlu Plnnkrtt bad occnfion to use tlit- word "kites'' very frt'qttcntly, fraudulent bills nlnl school." "I don't your nieaniug, Mr. said the lonl chancelloj-. "In Kuglnnd, kites are puiicr plnythingH, uscil by boys. In Irclutiil they in menu wmie HlH-'fit's of monetary trmiKUftioii." "Tiierr another (liffetfiice, nij Mr. Plnnkctt replii'il; "i" Kngtund tbc wind ruiws tlu1 kites, in Ifflaml kites VHJM! Uie wind." Citizen. part of tbo army, Tbroogbont the conn try there many cycle cnrps in national gaaritreg Umtw New hM cinnsti Knqohw. wan snid thn seiilcr nt the little western town, "I dft.'ti.'d may- or by a majority of only vote." "PrtHty' ilwte Hhavc." caiil thti newcomer. "Oh, tol'nble! But then1 was only five votes in tlrt town thru, "--fin-1 yort same plan, and from the time they went into t'oiuuiis.iiou naval supremacy of the Union was assured. That the oid monitors saw hard stirv- ice is Jirovt'il by tin- ffavs ami tit'li's which thoy lieiir today. The Montmik has an fsp'-ciitlly naval record. Tliis monitor first rnino priiiiiiiicii''i'( n -N. dtiriugtliti Itlt'i'kiulf of Charlot'iii, Twti wini'lcu Vessels in tlic rniotl lilurkuiling ll.'i't had hfcii I'.v two aniiori'lud Coui'eilef.ite rams lilted in Diaries- ton, iiinl there liiid hfi'-ii other di-lit'iirt- (.'oiiimaiidiT Julm L. Wordeti, wlm mtido himself u hero IIH comuutuiier of the Monitor dnrinc thu Merriiunc fii- gaficnifiit, in coinmiind iif the Mini- t.iuk, which urilcrert with t-ther 'vessels to tiotnhard Fort. JleAllisti r, the (ireat ng..echt'e river. i In tlm rivpt the. CtillfcdtTatpiTnisfV ami tbc blockade runner Nashville hud licen pinned up fcr sor.m time by the UtiiMi fleet. A line of I'tlcsdrivcn in the river i prevented a dash past the fort, lint Coin mumler Wordcii utti the Montauk up to the piles and shelled the Nashville at a range nf l.'JOOyurtU The cruisrr win dfstroyetl hy the effectual fire, of thn i Moiitnuk. Tho Rallant. Wordeii was iinitti as j pMntl of this feat, as of hin fight with the Mcrriinac, jnstly The Mon- I tank under n nw from j fort wbik she shelled the cruiser, hot its iron turret Withstood the xlielK r.l- I thongh indented in several plares by nolid shot. I An sttsci: was inndo by the Jlon- tank, the Nahant, another of the pres- tut Island and Other monitorfi and wooden vessels upon McAllister; Luc. although ISLAND. age. How imicu wo iitusi wait and see. Said a veteran naval officer who must ho allowed ct-naiti iirejurtii-cs: "Tin's" old giins may give a MirurWni' ly good accoll'.it of tbemselvcs shonld they havn the opportni'ity. It trun thnt they alv unf ritl.-d, that minleru conical of high pem trativn linwev "iiunnt Lo lircd fr.itn them, and that thi'ir mnire is ottly from two to miles, bus witliiu i-ettiiin limitu- tiousi they aro i.ipablu f deadly execn- tinti." C, T. It. your fAthrrthnt I Tlmt vovt It'll would hill 'myself if 1 couldn't have you? i did he fay? said that settled it. Yon couldn't havo ionis Post-Dis- patch. _ In "L'uclo Jim. why do some of tho col- ored pcopln plan1 rmpty rnt'ilicinc bot- tles on the pravct of their deceased "1 dnuun, suh, onlcss hit in ter li't. ib know w'nat killed An altogether iiovfilfi'atiim of moilecii naval Warfare is that whii'li has follow- ed inn wwku of the moving torpedo. It has introduced two distinct, types! nf torpedo boat and the, torpedo bruit, destrnyor. Hoth art) guer- rillas of tbc nceuu, J Tho little tofpeilrt brat cannot fight j iu thti out'ii bi'i.-ausn of liiiiitatious. In tlm liret plaev, it. atrilio at Hhort riiURc. Armed niily with tubes its inissliiii is to steal uji on thu warship unseen, deliver its bluw at siiort raujje mill Ret away if ir, can. As turpt'dot'S raniiot bo tlifnliarHt-d effectively at a greater distaucn than 1, vou yanlis, whiui the raugc of a liattlcnhii''H KUUS is from iivt' to ten miles, tli-iiiilvauuge is ivpparont. s-o the turpctlii boat'iinn. iu tht! dark. Afrordiuxly it cliotis.'s either thu or heavy aa u cioak for its movements. Kvtu then Tin1 clectri'- sfarchliKht lnw u'tticd an of chaticu to tho op.initirii which mailti tho enterprise, the boat man a most fine. Should tlm wutehful sciitry the war- ship's bear the faintest hnni machinery nr lictfct tb" ril: oat on tbo waters lut Ktves alarm, j Thn Ktcnt .M'l.iTlllisht nn Ihtr btillKn swiuss its beam in a hroatl eii'de. Ju nn.iilueuc the. intruder is tiiscoveri'il. Tliet v a j hurried call to quai-ccr..., and in u jltty I tile rapid lil'1 U'.uii live. I'.'.iuiiiK til-.1.-' at llm inii'iLSct i.ii'. I Lnekless tin :i tin; civw of the toriiei'.'', To itirii mid would bu iiiii- j less, for tun K'lns of th" Would taf-ler boat, coulii i To Keep on aiul lauiiuli a rorpcd.i I befoie their I'val't is riddled ami Mink ift Ihcii the enly coui'svi ot the tie-- I licrati: men on the tnrpcdo Hut it the be daiic tlw little tt.i'j.dol nit i s.iny of get- tiny i in deal a d. uhblow bt'tcre Ijei'.in Top-vvrMT thi- the torpedo ilestroyer rumen to the aid ot tbf helpless warship. Tht) tie- ttroyer in iiti i t.irpetlo boar, is Hii'l r and more htslv- llv armed, has ut otie guti which will shoot u- far a- thiwi of any anil shocan overtake tin1 spewl- lest eralt The little rorpeilo bout, which can ran away from tlm lumlier- iuj; w.irship or even from thti swiftest cruiser, is nt> lu.ltcb. when it conies to 11 test r.f fpetd, for the di'sTroycr. The, litttiv runstSowu tlm boat and it AS easily as it cut floes :i lli.llM-. Then the tluctroycr type of boat is useful iu tithtr Ways, It can even an ananred I't'ttimr a lot tit' trouble, mid it is always pos-itiblo to ran whern if would iniliscret-t to ttuy ami liKht. Its chief duty, however, is to ptvtcrt tho rest of the Miuikdroti fn.'ra tho pc.-ky little torpt'tlo boats. It doss not wait for thu latter to niahn thn attack. It ycrs out looks for tbo torment. Asweliav.' ilincovcrcrt to the I'nittd States navy is lacking it lirst. to 1'iiik a. pnlii eint'ii on the street in tlie said "Bon jour, to tlii'in. They ;tt once; bini, t hunting biin with lining ilrnnk auil ut tlit'in iii u foreign Ian breacbm were made in its eutwnktaeut The first book that ever pd in tin1 .Inimiiesc language n ..4 UMIIC'S (ierman tongs. destroyers iu (lit) elaborateness of i their Tliey oat hy i liT.nt i'y, aud a of i'li etriea! v uiilatiiiK fans insures ply of air tn tin1 people below the j ileck. Tiiis makes tbt'tn mnre ofj.fcially in the 'J be e-wl" 11 nf feet, linaiilh ft'ft and duptli nf fevt. j Tlie Thenim.i. nient "I ttto pontider rapid i suns, one mouuttol forward on tip i tif tbc cniiuiliR tower and the othfr a't; I two r. p-nindcr .niti', ouc ill rac.h broart- side, ami luit'imatii' machine guns I'., inchi'.-i iu ill.inn tci', lorwaid. Th'.-. with twc. tor- pedo tubes 14 iu diameter, mount- AnnwiTctl r'lrxt tloclor'.wbi) nmile tbn reply cIiKv WHM ;i iniot liecnuci! l it'll In u (jHestipti which tui iil Mich tluit tbn him mill nil old ludy tn her family "cun you tt'll me i- sumo cbilili'i-n aro imru 'Illlllii Wli v, i a in iuly miujam, "-ropliwl tin- (liii'liir. 'It is owini; to ttio iiict thiit 'hey roini1 inln tii'i world with- nut tlie sptvrh." IIH, itiiuiu-kwl the l.nly, jnnt sfu whiit it is to I'lltirjitnl liki' a I've luind tin- fiune tliiiiv; .liizili all i i if liiiu il mill X' I "Ht i thi.' Mng- seiit umini'-t tliv hurfafu nf Uie mil would melt ii( tin.' rutt'fit -ti'ti'l ice it woond, am1, is c'tiinftt'.'d tn jiriirtme a ini'ce of iibotit IO.VIHI iKUVfpu'Acr to eveiy. squ.ivf lout of its st ;