Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette, January 19, 1883

Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette

January 19, 1883

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Evening Gazette, The (Newspaper) - January 19, 1883, Cedar Rapids, Iowa N, 0. Lawton Has received To-Day, by Express, 700 Pieces of IJamburg and Swiss Edgings! ALSO A FINE LINE OF Point Lace! These Gaoils are aU New Styles and! Pattens, NEW YORK STOKE VOL. I.-NO. 9. CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA FRISDAY, JANUARY 19, 1883. PRICE, 3 CENTS. 1884. i Xotubie Meeting of the Re- puhliciui Committee. The Present System of Representa- tion Retained in Its Entirety. Wlolesale Mannficiurers of FINE SHOES. Corner first CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA. We Manufacture for the Betail Me Exclusively, Anil Have NO SECOND-GRADE GOODS. T-wo- Two- !BGEiT AND Gents' Furnishers, ABE SO-CALLED. Their magnificent new store belnfi ftt corner SXKKKT AND SECOND A V ENUK Snmpk-n o( Already received, RCMMW to nrrlvo duriuK montli of Juniutry. Lnrgtj lino of READY-MADE CLOTHING, Hats, Caps, Neckwear, Etc Agmm for tho colebratwl TIKO.'S SIIIKTS. Eemerober the "Nobbiest Store in in Calder's new block, just across from jjlairtt Mower the objections to large convictions. The sorrows of Pennsyl- vania had coin.- from her small conventions. Where a gro.itstate of poo-i'le nomi- nated by conventions ui' men, there was'sure to be trouble. If Pennsylvania had a convention ot' men. nobody would own that convention or complain tii.it it was owned. Mr. Ptrobach of Alabama, favored the Logan substitute. It wouM not !ie wise (as Mr. Lin- coln to sw.ip in crossing a stream, [f they tried it iu crisis, they might tind tho stream thev wen.1 eroi-sing was the Styx. Mr. I'iero- of Rhode Jj-'anil. favored the Logan stibMitni-1. He bciieveU that within the next two years the local trouMos which had operated'against the Republicans in tbo late flections would have iiw.iy. If the Re- publicans right they had an fair a prubaliiliiv of .-arriiiu the imxi presidential election as they h.id had Hie las: night ye rs. After further iliscHs-inn Air. .Martin, of Kan- sas, offcri-d a resoln'io.i that there shall be additional reiircsci.taiion in the next national Republican winvun-io i. based either on tho Republican vote for president or ou tho Ro- publicau members eu.igress. Mr. Chandler mu.lo M -pecch. in which ho said the question ol deie.it or success in tho next presidential election dei-.-nd'-don whether the national Republican convi-ntiun would as- semble under the old ni'ten ln-vongh system or whether that svsvtn should U) n'Tonned. The trouble, of allowing D.-niocratie localities to inllucnco liiinulihistii nominations hud long been and growing. Mr. Logan thought his ,IWM proposition was a reasonable one, umi did mil think tin: proposi- tions for which it was A substitute wore reason- able. If tliis comiMitiee were opposed to the old system it conl.l nay HU. Mr" Hicks, of Florida, protested against tho south being iiy tlio iicprivatiou of itoiu- Ihience in tho Republic-1'! nutmnal convention. Mr. Fryc opposed il r. Logan's substitute, boing entirely satisiie.l ihe old system was wrong, unjust, and .m: raucous. Mr. Logan asserted thai the objection to the proposed change was tiiat i: disfranchised tho Republicans of aud districts where the Republicans were a minority. That was not fair, or poliii.', or just If Kentucky had Republican votes, and Maine had UOO Republican votes, Kentucky would havo, under the proposed plan, four delegates in national Republican convention, and Maine would have twenty. That w us nnjust and that was why he against iu Mr. Valentine, of Nebraska, suggested whether it would not be better to wipe out senatorial representation eutirely and confine it to congressional districts, allowing one dele- gate for each district and an additional delegate for every Tt.i'Ou votns given in rue district for James A. Gartiohl He favored either tliat plan or the continuance of ihe present plan, and he did not care which would be adopted. Mr Logau olTorcd to withdraw his substi- tute, bnt Mr. Washbnm, of 'Minno-ota.appealod to him not to do so, ae ho thought there was more danger iu making a change than in going ou under the old plan. Mr. Logan' stated, however that his motive wag to allow 'those iu favor of the change to flee whether they could present anything which would moot the approval of the comnutoe. If no such plan wore presented, then ho would renew his substitute. A vote was then taken on the substitute, and resulted yeas nays lit, so the present plan of representation was retained. Mr Chandler desired to havo another testing of the question, and suggested a recess. Ho intimated that the motion had boon carried by the votes of southern and territorial delegates. Ho wanted to have another rote taken, uiid thought ho had the parliamentary right to in- sist upon a vote npon tho original proposition as amended. Mr. Logan the allusion to south- ern and territorial They wore all on an equality here. Mr. Chandler defended his right to allndo to the fact that the motion had been carried by southern and territorial votes. He simply wanted two or threo records of votoa. Tho chairman decided that tho vote should bow be taken on tho original motion as amended by tho substitute, and the original motion waa 23, 15. Mr. Chandler then offered the followingroBO- Intioue, which was adopted without diaoufl- 'Resolved, That the call of the Republi- can national convention shall he so broad aud liberal as to invite the co-operation (without imposing any other tost of fealty) of all citizens who are in lavor of elevating and dignifying tho American laborer; protecting and extending homo industries; giving free, popular education to the masses of tho people; securing free suffrage and an honest counting of tlio ballots, and ef- fectually protecting all human righta hi every bt our common country, aud who lire willing support tho nominees of the conven- tion." On motion of Mr. Martin, of Kansas, It waa ordtiml that the meeting of the committoo, at which the lime aud place for holding the noil Republican national convention are to he fixed, be sot tor Dec. 12 next, at Washington. Ad- journed. SENATORIAL ELECTION. Ciillont Ke-Electeil In >'ortli Carolina. Windom and Hoar Losing Ground- No Choice in Michigan. Illinois KIwtM fUillom. Jan. noon yesterday, the tiiin1 by law for a joint meeting of the two of the legislature, to complota the oleotlnii a Uuiti.il Slatuu Kenntor, the sena- tors entered tho hall of tho house of ix-presont- ativni. in pi-o.-fsbion. led uy their offlcora, aud took swats provided for them. All tho except Mr. Adnms of Cnok, annworod to their names. All tho members of this house. I'iciipt Mr. Crafts, were present. The rolli wuru called. Senator Adams did not vote. Mr. KmcrHOn of Fulton voted for Cul- lom. Mr. Rinkin of Henderson said, in ohudi- univ to liisioiistitnonta, ho vntod for Onlloin. Cnllnin niL-rivcd HIT votes, and Pnlmor aud Shelby M. Citllom waa declared olocUid United States senator. Xo Change 1" Mlchicnn. LANSIXC, Jan. legislature, in joint ronvcntion, gave prtW.ically tho Mamo vote, ye-U'i'day. for senator as uach house did lw- foi'o, ln'iico there was no Only one ballot was taken, Ferry gut nil. and Stout, Dem- ocrat, "ill. The npjKiiiiiion to I'on-y siuittered its vote on half a do'xo'.i men, and showh no dis- position to concentrate. There was but one ib.senteo, Mr. Caeo, Democrat i Fieht. LINCOLN, .Inn. first vots for sena- tor yestiirdav showed little change except that Th.iy.-r looms up with 11 votes. Other prominent Republican candidates are: Senator Saundcrs. U votes: J. H. Millard, 13; J. C. Cmvin, Hi; J. H. Sticket, and General Jlimdersun, 0. Tho prospects point to a long and bitter light. Wllidom I lie In Minnesota. BT. PAUL, Jan. ballots wore taken in tho legislative joint, convention yesterday. got ifi on the arst and on tho sec- dead loss from yesterday. It is bo- lu-vod his chances have much depreciated. There are sixteen candidates, and it is impos- sible to name the coming man. .llasHnchuHuttM' Two BallotH. BOSTON, Jan. joint ballot yester- day in Iho legislature for United States sena- tor- Hour, Long, 41: Bnworman, HI; all others, Necessary for a I Second ballot: Hoar, 121; Long, -10; Bowor- I Crapo, W; scattering :i; no choice. Adjourned. ________ X'ortli Carolina Oliooscn Random. RALKIUIT, Jan. legislature, in_ joint i session yesterday, completed tbe election of Ransom as United States TorEKA, Jau, evening Republi- can caucus ronuminated Mr. Plumb for tiie United States senate. Colorado. DrsvEii, Jan. The RnpuMican caucus lasl night to tmminiUo a United Slates senator again adjourned alter llic tenth ballot, without m.ikiti" a choice. Tim following is (lit) last ballot: 1'itliin ai. Tailor 10, Hamili 11, Uowen 4, Judge Hallt 1. TifESTON, Jan. Attorney Oenoral Stock- ton arrived from yenlonlay and waa cliwrteU with Lunu Ahiniit. 'mid Uov. Ludlow several limns. It id umlflrsiond _a powerful ii'iinliinutniii is lornull St-nakir Mo- I'hi-i'soii. The sciialnr dusirod a caucus held week, ImtoiuM nut get the members to- gt- rhui1. Tin; consider delay favor- ahle to i heir prur.pcn'B. It is believed that At'.v. lien. Sincktnii will be the unti-McPherson candiilale. If hu is sncceMSi'ul, Leon Abbott will appoiiitod attorney general Senator Mol'hbrHuu is not in tho city. Vlttt .mini rortor KEwYoiuc, Jan. A Washington special to The Sim auys: If preaout plans can be madu to work, a vote ou the Fitz John Porter bill will not bo reached in tho house. Thia is tho strategy by which its opoonontu hope to boat it On a diruct vote the bill would have a, good chance of getting through. Its oppo- nents, geiioralled by Logan, are in dead earn- est, aud are permitting themselves to be car- ried to aiinost any length. It baa transpired that Gen. Arthur wants to Bee the bill beaten a.nd the VYhiio House saved from si i'go by Lo- gan. which w.iuid suroly follow. That famous chieftain threatens to move on tho White Honae as with an army witn banuora, crying Accident on the Cliicazo Xorlh- CHICAGO, Jan. An accident caused by a broken rail took place near Clinton, Iowa, Tuesday evening. The train, which was loaded with live stork, piwfal salely, except the last oar, hia.lud wiih merchandise, Mid the way car, both nf winch went down a twenty-foot em- haiikuient. idlliug nrakuuian E. L. Clark aud injuring (.'undiictor D. W. Hiebardson. Nine- teen wore all more or less bruiaod, but none seriously. (tumors orCivil War In the West of France. PARIS, Jan. La France ban rsqneajed tho government to inform the representatives >f the country if the news which has been cur- rout for some weeks relative to the iioii of civil in the w est of Franco with the help of a Catholic wurkman'8 clnb is exact It ia mlirincd the minister of the interior ia poa- dOMHed of precise information in regard to thia subject. _ of a Pioneer. Drxon, El., Jan. CoL John Dement, who died yesterday.has been identified with the hia- wv of lllinoia since it waa a territory, having tiee'u a mombur of three cc.iistitntioiial con- rontious. He commanded a company in tho Black Hawk war. His son ia the present aocretary of state. THE EEWEALl FIRE, Facts Brought Out in Connection with the Arrest of the Alleged Fire-Bug. The Prisoner Hidden Away to Avoid Any Attempt at Popular Violence. MILWAUKEE, Jan. ScheUer, the sunpoct- td incendiary, haa boon reniOTOd to an un- known place for (safety. He will not havo a preliminary examination, it in said, for several days. It ia claimed that tho evidence against him will bo Blight. In addition to Scholler'u financial difficulties and high inaurance another matter gave rino to suspicion agaiust This was no leas than an attempt to blow up the Newhall house by s KM explosion acme two weeks ago. About thia affair, William Hugliea, head porter at the Newhall, makes the following statement: "1 am in the habit of going to tho hotel about (i o'clock in Ihe morning. Ouo morning, about two weeks ago, I went up tho main entrance, ami when I got near tho elevator 1 smelt gas right away. The amell of gaa waa terribly strong, and seemed to come from the bar- room. I opened tho door, and was nearly knocked down, the odor waa ao overpowering. Just as I opened the door, thp barkeeper came in front way. I naked" him what the trouble was, and lie said ho didn't know, but thought it was tho gaa meter. We both rushed in, and looked at the meter, but it was all right. We came ont into tho bar-room and throw open the outside doors. I then noticod a Hma.ll blue llamo on one of the burners back in tlio room. I then looked up and I found that every one tho BIX chandeliers i had tho cud tu'nicU oil full force. 1 could i hardlv believe what saw, ami aaid to McCor- 1 mick" '5fv Ouil! what's tliia Ho aaid I he didn't know, and that Scholler was in tho place lie left. We turned all tho gas off, ami I went up-ntiura. I bild Mr. Antisde1 of it He asked mo if I lit a match; I told him I did not, and he said I did wrong. "Schellor didn't come around next day at all. It waa thruo days before he allowed up, and he eaid lie was sick. He wan asked about tho gas, and lie "aid lie said some one must have had a kov to tlin door and 'got in and turned them all Hughes says that a. boy known at "LitUo worked in tho bar-room, said that ho loft Hcheller in bia place about 8 o'clock tbat morning. Five bmlion more, making forty-two in all, were taken from tho ruins vfisterday afternoon. Thin swells the lift of those known to be dead to about aeventy-two. Concerning Schollcr'n condition and move- ments on the day preceding tho 'conllHgration. thia much has beou learned; Landlord Antisdel Baya that on Tuoaday afternoon Schollor came inlo the howl drank. He met him and Paid: "George, come with and led him into a private mom and talked and pleaded again with him, and aaked him to have some dinner and then go to bed. Anti-idol was then called 'away, and on returning expected to find him in he'd, but did not, and hat not seen him since. It appears that Scheilor re- turned to the bar-room m rage over Antisdors lecture and with the exception of a abort time remained there until, according to the statement of tho nigbt watchman of the hotel, after o'clock Wednesday morning. After that honr IIP visited the gaming-house of SholesANewbaucr with two friends and re- mained until after half-past o'clock From the g iming house he went homo, and had not been long in bed when bin old barkeeper, Maj. Biugham, roused him out for tho nre. Last evening a hulv called tho attention of a re- porter to the fact that Scheller viailud tho gam- ing house, for Lerhusoaiiu had tlio matter to her. The reporter asked: "What wan there peculiar to the visit of Sa'ieller to the gambling-room that your hue- Bund r-hotild call your attention to ity" "There is a scandal, sir. Why, I can show you in which Mrs. Schcller my husband to poison mo, or, what ia as bad, give me a dose of laudanum, and meet her in the Ncwhall house. This, of ccuim, created a dis- 'urbance, and tho gambling-room frequented by my husband was not a very congenial place for Schcllor and him to meet in, or auy other place, for that "How long ago were the letters you apeak of is about six years ago. Scheilor and hia wife lived it the Nowhall then." Schcllcr has a wife and two children. Tho older child, Leroy, is aliout s yuan of ago, and the olhur, Margaret, about 5 yeara of age. Both are bright children. After borne misunderstanding and no little confusion, it has filially been arranged that the defence of Scheller shall be conducted by Jeff. C. McKonnoy and Ji. EbbetW. It haa hoon ascertained with a considerable degree of that Scheilor is at pres- ent lodged in tho house of correction. Ho might safely have boon promitUid to remain in the county jail Much surprise at tho failure to find tlio hotel register and ledger in the safe, where it waa supposed they had boon placed when the fire aiarrn was given, M. Soulamlor, a grocer, hae reported at police headquarters that he waa viaitiug a neighbor named Rhode, on Division street, and overheard a conversa- tion botweed Khode'A son and another member of tho family, aa the, former road an account of the opening of the safe, and tho fail- ure to find the hotel register. Tho son stated that he waa at tho fire shortly after it was die- covered. An he stood in front of the main, en- trance ft man came mailing out with three large books under MB arms, and appeared to be terribly oxcitod, He asked Rhode where be had better go. and Rhode directed him to tho Kirbv hoiiao, and he started up tho atroet That" wait the laat seen of tho man with the hooka. The man had nothing on him but Uia shirt and pants. Khode feels confident he can recognize the man if he over ueoa hiju again. _ Sherman Won't Take It. ST. Louis, Jan. Tho Republican aaya: Wo are permitted to publish tho following ex- tracts from a lettor of Gen. Sherman to a friend in thia city: no earthly conaldorationa will induce him to imbittcr the remainder of hia life by holding out the loaat prospect that any possi- ble combination of circumstances or events will make him a presidential candidate." "There are plenty of good men able and will- ing to undertake the abler than I pro foas to be, and with as much patriotism." "The proBidrot at boat ia but a figurehead. Congreaa is the roal power in this government, and any" president who undertakes to stamp his in dividnality will ftnd hiimielf tied hand and foot by law. "1 aak you to assort with emphasis that yon know mv unalterable determination, and that it will be idle to appeal to me." "Tho country ia perfectly safe, and no amount of party clamor can seriously disturb ite har- mony or prosperity." A Broken Rail on the Ohio A. Jlta- n Japan. YOKOHAMA, Jan Japan ia about to adopt Ihe American system of railroad building, and has organized union steamship company, with a capital of SS.OCO.OOU, to develop tho trade of tho empire. Uold In Alaska. SAN FEASCISCO, Jan. Tho prospecting went to the npperwatora of the Zukon river, in Alaaka, discovered gravel DOfliU averaging to the pan. reason is that ho hat been treated with sever- ity by the prona. "There ho remarks, "associated with the positron of the planets which are only kuown by observation, ao that no one but myself could be a compe- tent judge." Ho doe's not tell why we had a green Cluaetmaa and a aunny Now Year's, al- though ho had predicted that tho whole winter would bo remarkable for heavy and well-de- fined storms. Wiggins' wartu'ug, however, re- mains to those who go to aea in ships on Feb. 9 and 10 and aundry days in MISS GAEEISON, She Will be Sent to an Asylum to be Treated for a Nervous Disorder. A Sketch of the Garrison The Old Commodore Witb. Twenty-Five Millions. up his mind not to sttod this ridicule my longer, for lint night when net A. B. Cunningham, Tho Globe-Dumocra t man in the rotunda of the Southern hotel, he sinned quite a souuation by walking up io him, allin" him a liar, and threatening to thrash Mm. Cunningham, probably thinking dwcro- Hou tho better part of vnlor, quiotly walked iwav without replying. Mre. Langlry and Freddie both deny that the interview occurred. PLONPLOI, and oth- LEBANON, HI, Jan. The Ohio Missis- sippi train, No. a, mot with an accident about a milo from this place yesterday morning. The train struck a brokan rail The engine, two ox- proas cars, and tho baggage and postal cars piasod over a-tfoly, but tUreepasaongor coaches run off the track, tho' first being npsot com- pletely. Tho others wore only derailed. One passenger, Charles Hoffman, of ilaryland.. waa killed. R. S. Collins, of Bee Lake, suffered ssvero fracture- of the noso. S6VOD other pas- eeDgere wow wounded, but all slightly. An Earthquake In Spain. MADBED, Jan. There have bson twenty- two shocks of oarthqoaka in Murcia. Sevetal Louses were destroyed; ST. Louis, Jan. Mim Zcreldi Garrison haa been taken enst by her undo, 0. L. Gar- rison, by advice of tho family physicians, to be placed in au uaylum for treatment for nervous disease. A card signed by Dra. U. S. Walker and C. W. Stuvena was published in ytsKtenhiy at'tonioou'a Post-Dispatch, in which they state that a f ull examination of hor mental condition showed tlut the young liul.v was deficient m the development nf her faculties to nncli au extont as to make hor irrcsiwusible at limes for her rations. in natural tmii-tionit, well known to tho family physicians. account for Li, 's. Wiih tu hi-r iihysical condition, an e.xaminatiun warranted tliu cun- clusion tli.it she wns not subjected to auy phy- aioal violation during the time of her disap- pearance. The fact that tho physicians, who are leadulg men in their profession, have concluded that she wan not subjected In any physical violation during the time of her disappearance lends to tho belief that the theory advanced by Cou- ntable Hyan, who arrested the O'linelis, was the correct ono. He said that tin- lour h-iil caught tilt) girl in aome mild indiscre- tion, and had then hor into remain- ing with them, promising to do her no harm, bnt to rele-ise her as soon as hor relatives olTered a fair reward for her return. She went with them fearing for her life at tirat, but aubnequently, finding that they meant to do hor no harm she remained with them willingly, doing that rather thin have them te'.l her parents the litte they know of Tins story is thought to be the true one. Ine public hnwevor, have a hifndrcd theories of tnnir i.wn, ami tho most popular one to that the girl went wilhugly. and re- mained 11 willing prisoner from Him to no intimidation or threats having been used wha.t- Niwey O'Brien and Charles O'Brien, arrnstoJ hv Constable Hyan Sunday night on nf having takoti part in the abduction of tun girl, were armigne.1 in the police coti. t yester- day. Thoso men buluag to au old b.ihd of blackmailers. A few montn.4 ago thcv were trieil for si-.ch a cnmo and givou'ii few hours to leave town. Yester- day thev wore again tried on tho KIUIIO charge, mill Noscv was to the workhouse for iiiiinthH, while was given two Hours' lime in whieii tn l.-iivu the cily. Jack Hnghen, I'.i- third of thH gang. alrc-.idy junipml town. The fourth" siil I remains in the back- ground. NHW YORK, Jan. The oUlost Garrison now living became a business man. it rittsiiurg; two others, at least, eettled at SL while Cotniuo.lnro Cornelius clarrison, aficr a vigor- ous career uti iho ittkiaiarippi river, waa drawn oiT to I'anaiu i and Culifonii.i. wbon the AnMiri- cans oxtond their empire to the Pa- cific, He was the rirat American mayor of San and not only conducted -thn -triuwportiitiou hosiuqsa there opposition to Vandcrbilt bnt atarted the bauliiug business, and has at different times been a partner of such snivf.-Hfnl as llnlstuu, Donoluto, Fritesnd Ktil.v. The natural focnt) of such a atwim- sl'.i.'uing biiKiuosii wcama tho city of New 1'ork where ConnuoOore Garrison, as lie was not from any by the gov- erniniint, but he hml a fleet (if mer- chant nailing-vanillin and like Van- dorbilt, tool: up his abode; and like Viudurbilt, in the course of time left the sea und began tu btly rail- road and other property, particularly in Mis- souri, where his brothers had a largo connection and saw opportunities for him. Among other things, ho bought the .ML'aouo Pacific railroad, which waeouly halfbuilt at the beginning of the civil war, but tiiuilly finished to Kanbus City, ami it is the bust railroad pi-op- orty in that Garrison Hold it for about uai.dOii, after tho war. to .lay Gould, who has made it the central portion of his aouth- woatern syKtem. Garrison, with plenty of money, haa also lent it to the younger men with railroad schemes, and he is now supposed to be worth some aay more than He ia a mau of very strong nature, with a large figure, an expressive face, a rather hookcil nose, eyes which can be genial, but which generally are strong and scornful. Like Commodore Van- derhilt, having lived with the wife of lua youth many vcars, ho c.fjse a young woman to bo his bride long after he had reached the age when hu might have been her father, and perhaps hor grandfather. She was a daughter of Mr Bainlall, a fin-ner in St Lonin, and al- though the marriage was considered that of January and May, tho bride became a mother not long after the marriage. The commodore then built one of tho largest mansions at Long Branch. His only sou. Wm. Crarrison, finished another noble house lean than a year and had just put his loot over the thresh- old when ho was killui in a railroad accident, leaving his father only a daughter iu the second genororioii.tlioiigh with gramlchildren. Several of the Garrison are Hue-looking men, but none of them hna the appearance of old Commodore Cornelius, who, though of a different brand, compared very well with the late CommoJore Vnnderbilt at to fine looks and commanding typo. Vanderbilt was a lua-n, bcotcn-liko man, with tho Dutch features chiefly showing iu his month. The Gar- rison wits diwiiledly ono of the old Dutch typo, looking like maiTy of the portraits we find among the successes of Rembrandt. His dark hair waM inclined to curl in ringlets, his brows weni strongly ardiod, hia nose had a warrior character, and his jaw and oyo went straight to SODIO inward purpose. The physi- cal natnre-of this family wan of couroo very strong. All the flenses, cnjovmont, human life, wore expressed hy them all. They were not an ideal people, aud mado their money by nut looking over the heads of the mnltilllOo, but by catering iliroctly for pkiiu ordinary wanta, such as Ircight, emigration, iron, pro- visions. The young woman whoao cunona escape from a family and a convent at St. Louis has boon the talk of tho past week, is said to have been one of tho lineal physical specimens of this family, matured early. Some think her if it was so, was. merely the of health and animal forco perfected hofore childhood had well pivssod, thus making her responsive to compliments ind uttontionrj he- fore her judgment had matured like other girls of alow growth. Polk, the EmbcTiir.Iftr. only a Plebeian. NASUVIU.E, Teua, Jan. A San Antonio epecial nays: Price and Cameron, detectives, srroited for aiding Poll; to oacape, have boon released on a habeas corpus, and have started for Nashville to claim tho reward. It is ro- ?ortod hern that Folk's right name Marshall 'ate, but ho waa adopted by President Polk when a boy. LO-H I-aiiil Wlirtc. Four WATSE, Ind., Jan. Under tbe pro- visions of an old treaty with the Miami tribe, the commiaaioner of tho land office haa iaaned a patent to tho heirn of an Indian known aa "The Beaver" for acroa of valuable land ia Whitely couutv, Indiana, about twenty miles weat of Fort Wayne. flic Star of Destiny Only a Comet tills Time. PAHIS, Jan. JeMBU's manifesto regarded aa march stolon on tho aupportsra of tho Count do Chambord, who it ia under- stood wus preparing a manifesto. Baron Brunott, Prince Napoleon'a privato secretary, aukedto bo arrested as an accessory, but the magistrate refused to take him iu lharge. He waa allowed, however, to accom- pany tlio prince to priaon. The arrest causes no groat aonaation throughout tlio provinces. Not only Prince foromo, but Prince Victor and Prince Loiiiu n-ill bo exiled, if Flouquet's motion in tho chamber of deputies bo adopted. The papere yimeraliy approve of tho arrest at Prince Napoleon, out condemn the urgency resolution iu the chamber, prohibiting the presence in France or Algeria of auy meulbur of tho former French dynasties. OOLLEOTOE EOBEETSON. Renewal of the Talk Kesartllnc His Removal. NEW YOKE, Jan. Politicians are awaiting ivith eager anxiety the changea which the president ia expected to make in tbo federal oflicod in this city. Immediately following tho W election aome of the more conservative (nembura of tho Republican organization in the :ity experised their conviction that no changes TOiild bo mada Those muu are apparently joiivinced now that thov were mia- iakou. An administration Bepublican, who bad just returned from Washington, aaid that .Mr. Cooper's name for collector was sure to x sent iu at an early day Ll place of collector Robertson. He asserted that Mr. Cooper, who tad accompanied'ths president on many fish- ing excursions and like trips in the past, had been admired long ago that he would he made collector, and that this was the reason why he retire j from husinosa. Tho appointment would bo entirely natiafactory to tho organization ill Ihia citv and to the stats committee. When asked whether Collector Robertson KM likely to be n.nned for any other office. thi-i Kcpnblican replied that it was understood iu Washington that Mr. Robertson would bo nominated to succeed Merritt as cousul- ;onoi-3.1 at London. He did not think, how- aver, Robertson would accept that or my other office from President Arthur. Some of tin) who signed Mr. Coopor'a pelition. are inclined to withdraw their names in the ground that their signatures were ob- tained ou the representation that Collector resign.ition was in tho hands of !he president, which haa proved to bo un- true. GEN. JOSEPH WSEELEE the Prophet. Nzw YOKK, Jan. Wiggins predicts the greatest hurricane that haa visited .America eince 1780, bat he id not going to givo tho data on which he forecaate that storm until after tne erect, which Mt down for March 5, Hii fit Sworn In tten- tlon. ;