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   Trenton Times, The (Newspaper) - October 20, 1885, Trenton, New Jersey                                YOU IV. -WHOLK NO. TKKNTON, TUESDAY AFTKKXOON, OCTOBER htttd MAD AND WOUNDED. Ininlty H- AT THEPFNNSYL- ACCIDENT. a Found Cut to plegraph Operator the Awful Ca- 1s Arrested, NJSWAHK, Oct. 20. The wreck of the trains which were in coUisiof Sundav night lay about the Peun.ylvama railroad .tracks, near tha coal cmice, beyond the Hackensftfk river bridge, all riay. Scarcely hud the message announcing ths diaastar Jerse> City when train wnqdispatched to thescauo of the accident. The relief U-ain was with dernclfs, ropes ini appliances to lift the engines and a crew of fifty skilleJ track repairers were on board. At the scene of tha wreck thore were willing people doing all that they could to alleviate the sufferings of the in- jured and trying to extj icate tho dsad. AI the courageous bnnd removed the suf- ferers one by ono they were laid upon the floor of one of the relief cars. Many tne victims were unconscious, but several were in Ml possession of their faculties. Tho poor woman whose two bleeding were being dressed by a train hand smiled peacefully and said with parfect composure: "I don't mind losing my legs if I can only live, f Oi I have a little baby." The saddest perhaps was when one by one the rigid forms of the dead were silently laid by themselves. No word ot was made as they were set in the bag- gage car laid oviftliBin. It was not until the early sun had passed that attention was directed to a red flannel shirt beneath the cjlinder of the engine Under this the b dy of a 7-yeai-old boy lay, "with the boilm? water diippmg on it Hit, scaldo-1 flesh so hot that in remov- ing ttK unfortuuaw lad to a stretcher sev- er ,il iinnds vi ere burned. Under the ior- word wheels of tup engine the chaned form of another bov, peihips 9 years of age, was found. The two children were- dressed alike, and each grasyel in his hand bis little w oolen cap of tl'e pattern so com- mon about Castle Garden. The boys were believed to be and they wera ten- derly placed side by side in one coffin, anil will be buried together While tho search was on a braid of hair and i rubber comb were beneath tho wrec'c of the tenieh Carefully tho "groat tan   anted to have thh office settled bafore consjiess meets, B9 after that it would be hard to get anything done. Then he plainly dsruanded my resignation, to talJe effect Jan. 1, or elso, "e he would have ma removed. He addel that hs had enough influence to cause my re- moval. 1 told TWr. Atkins that no chair- man cf a state coimuitte) Lad made and 1 should not tender my resignation to him. I sflid that I did not recognize his right to demand it. As for any charge against me, I know that tho office was w >ll managel, and so far is concerned, 1 have taken no ac ive part other than to distribute a few tickets last election day. I sha.ll not resign, but if thsy want to relieve me, all right." HE SAVED MANY LIVtS. A Man's Presence ot Mind Averts Dreadful Tragedy. ST. Louis, Oct. 20 At a firo broke out m the basement d Holm an Bros.' paper box factoiy, No S South Commercial street. The building wns ani upm the third, fourth und filth floors girls, i auging from 13 to 30 years of age, were working. Owing to the inflaiiimab'e nature of the Insement, tihich was used 03 a storeroom, tho fiie heal way rap- idly. Ou3 of the rloliuHn brothers immo diatelv rushed up the stairs into the work- shop, and began assisting tho panic-stricken girls to escape. A part of them out, down tho stall way, but that pnuit 01 ogress being clos3d before all -rot out, tnose of the girls who had escape 1 hornlbl the crowd ly declaring that many were yet iiuthp burning building. A numb -r oj firemen were about to enter the building to rescue tho unfortunates when Holimn appeared upon the roof, where ho-hail lel-the remain- ing and from th mee tho mtiro party escape 1 to adjoining house-.. But tor Mr, Holinan's prompt and decided action many of the girls woull un loubtel'y have per- ished. Tlie building was completely gutted. Loss, parti.illy insure J. SKIPPED WITH THE CASH MILLARD f. KNOWLES. THE ABSCOND- ING DRIVER. He About One Hundred and Fifty Dollars, which he Neglects to Tntn Over to his Tidings of Him. MillardF, K nowles, of No. 53Lamber- ton street, hns for some time been in the employ of Mrs, A. Wheeling, wlio keeps a bakery "at 156 North Greene street. He was employed as a driver on the wagons. Yesterday was collection day and he started out with the wagon, taking the collection book with him. No suspicion was entertained that anything was wrong until a messenger came to the bakery and gave the information that the horse and wagon was at the Clinton street depot. It was ascertained there that he drove up to the depot about two o'clock in the after- noon, jumped out of the wagon, did not tie the horse, but ran down the walk to the gate and informed the gate keeper that he wanted to see a friend on the platfoini. Two trains were stand- ing there, one for New York, the other for Philadelphia, and it is not known which one he took. In the wagon was found a large blank book with entries on only two pages. On one page was a re- ceipt for rent paid by 8. C. Fuller to J. B. Richardson. The other page contained a list of ai tides purchased by Mr. Fuller from Grocer Holcombe. Mrs. Wheeling never saw the book before The collecting book was taken by K nowles. It has not yet been ascei tained how much was taken by Knowlea, but it is estimated between and Knowles a wife, and three children, who are in desti- tute circumstances, as he did not leave a oi money with them, neither was any- thing in the house iu the way of eat- ables. No tidings have yet been received of him. 0 A New Society. A new society was organized in Cbam- bersbnrg last evening, called the Literary and Social Club. It will hold business meetings on the second Thursday evening in each month. During Ithe Fall, Winter and Spring entertainments will given, concluding with a dance. The offi- cers elected are as follows: President, Herman Lang-; Vice President, Stephen A. Corby; Recording Secretary, Temple G. Williams; Financial Secretary, Robert 8. lUiy; Treasurer, Isaac 8. Carr; Sergeant- at-Arms, Philip G. Linderman; Librarian, Alfred Behn-er. Harwood's Funeral Services. NEW TUvtv, 20. Ai 2 30 p ra. oc- curred ths funeral over the body of the laU Miss Atida Vie'i Schiicc Harwool, daughter uf R3V. Dr. Harwood, of Trinity Episcopal chnrob, of thia citv. Tho service first rendered was that of tha R man Catholic church, Rsv. Father McGivney ofTIclating HI.ss HaruooJ at a he I to tho Roman faith .i few years Be- tween 8 and 4 p in. the boiy romoved to Trinity chuich. Here Bishop Wiaiams, of tho diocese of ConnJCMcut, co A Journeymen bricklayers' Hall. FmLATOtTphiA, Oct. 20. The new hall of the Journeymen Bricklayers' Protectif e auiociation, ou Broad stieet, ribove Fail1- mount avenue, wai Rjv. R. L. Mngoon7 D.D., of the Broad Street Baptist served an appreuuceship at bricklaying over half a cantufy ago, made tho oponmg prayer. E H Campbell, chp.ir.man oi the dedication committee, then formally presented tlie building to the as- sociftjiutu The hull receiveJ on behalf of rho association by Stephen J. Hither- sail, a member, who represents the Thirty- fligt in the stite legislature. the speech makin'r the members of the as- sociation gave a street parade, Murder for the 1'nrpoqe of Kobbory. TOT.TCDO Oct. 19. J >spph Sehulles, a Oeiman, had a quauel with another Ger- man named David The two were "taking when Schulles drew a revolver and flred, thci shot taking effect m E'igel's fore- head between the bciiulbs was ar. rested at a. m. the charge of murder. Engel died at half past eight. Tho police advance the theory that ths shooting was done for purpose of robbery, a1? it wai kiiowu that had some monoy on bia person. Shocking Fatality from n ripe. Kan, Oft. 20 A terfible ac- cident occurred near hire. Mr. Lan ler, a fiwiner, accompaniei by his wife, two chil- dren and Wtgck, started for home in a farm wagon afteonaking a number of pur- nmong which wos ten pounds of powder. A short distance Lan- der, in Hghting a pipe, dropned n spark on the powder, which iginted, throwing every one out ot the kil'in; Mrs. Lnn- der instantly. The four others cannot lite. Mnch Dirtlciilty in Selecting a Jury. OBWEOO, N V., Oct. 20 Much diffi- culty is experience'J in obtaining a Jury the Cnrpent'T murder trial. The twelfth juror was ottainod after a panel of 860 had bcin exhanste i, d'6 or two of the twelve are still liabla to be rejected as Finn. BOSTCW, Ocfe, 20. Iho flres at the Union works, SomervJlJe, have beeadraitu. 'Ihe company says it will not if vJy a part ot tho itiiliMS retujA. llrikers held a tt at the church, among them mam'cle'gy- inen. The by Father McG vuoy were strictlv none but m >mbji-b of the family bo-ngalmittel Tha interment will occur at Hempst'ad, T, I. A cable JispatciiieceweJ says tnat Iruman Hemingway, oi Now Xorfc, and hi? bride, the recently eloping s stei- ot the deceased, have sailed from Europa for N-JTV York. A Wife Her Husband Murder. NEW HAvi.s, Oct 20. Mrs. Jo'jn Lowell, of the town ot Branford, charges Inr hus- band wiih thj niurier of his three- wee old child. She says that on Sunday morning her who is a lock came homo mtoxicatsd. TTe pulled her out of bed, anl seeing the child throw it gieat violence to the floo Tho babj lived but a short time envoi eJ with bruises, and on the hoaxl aro maiks of violenca. LT well's var.-aoii of tin sioiy cannot be learned, but by some of his friencn it is claimed than the wile is equally to for the death ot the child. Tue era oner is investigating the maUpi, ariil it is very likely that Lowell will be p aced nntftr arroat. The pedpte of the town are very much excited over the affair. An Eventful Day at the White Home. WASHINGTON, Oct. 30. This was eventful ona at tho executive mansion in the way oi receptions. The pullic recen tion began at 1 p. m., and at 2 o'clock the itiembers of the Baltimore Pnabj tcrlun synod called in a body to pay their resp cte to the presiJent, and twenty lolg -s f col- ore i OJd Fellows of tho district, who cole braced ths thirth-nrath anniversary of col- ored Odd Fellowship in "Washington, nr- rivel at the same hour, and waitxl in the mansion grounds pnd adjacent s'roots with playi ig, while the Presbyti nans were tboir 'Attor tho reception the president w.slkoJ out on the front portico an! reviewed the col .red M it marched past the mansion. Touching Scene In a Court Knmu. SYRACUSE Oct. SO. Geoigo C. Leo, a farmer ne-ir Bihiwimville, hid in his em- ploy until rpwutly a young Gorman named Frederick Schm.dt, Ou the nut. Mrs. Leo and her 5-yeor-oli daughter left home, ostensibly to visit rtio woinauvs sister, in this city. Lpe after warfl fouai bar Hviirfe here with Schmidt. Suit for the cus ody of tho chiM heard here. Pending de- cision, tho judge ordered the cluM pi ,ceJ in tho father's earn. When she staited io loavo the court room child clung to'her mother, and had to be forcibly removed by the father. The mother fnijited, and nearly nil those present were moved to tears. !pS Killed at n Dance. NEW ORIGANS Oct. 20. At a ball given at Spanish Fort, Albert Glaus "n raised a disturbance. An officer attempts! to ar- rest him and was coninelleJ to draw his club. Me seizsd by mends of Claussen, and the latter draw his revolver and begun firing at the officer and into the dt Bobeit Dyiuond wan probably fatally wounded in the stomach. Several others hnd narrow escapes, A pan c followed, during which Clanaaon escipel. HO   Howeli third. Time, Mutuais pail The iourth ruto was throo-quat toi of d mila Jun Ri nvick linst, IViiclob Rushlrook Umd. Time, Mutual The tilth was a consul ition pin ,o ot a mile. BattioJcao fiist, Coutu-j-a suco id, Audacity tlmd. Timj, 1.45. Mutuuls paid CONDENSED CONVKRSAflONS. of THKOUGHOUT THE STATK. ARSeniblyman William Prall, of Patcrson, has announced his intention to tnter the Episcopal ministry. Louisa Lanibrix was accidentally shot and killed at Homestead, N. J., on Sunday by Henry Wilmar, who was casually examining a gun. The wild cattle on Anglesea beach have been showing fight of late, and as the herd is composed entirely of hulls the resident population has vowed death to the animals. The new grain elevator at the Perth Am- boy coal docks is nearly completed. It is not designed for storage. The Lehigh Val- ley Railroad expect to transfer bushels of giain there during, the present season. A co-operative store has been started at Gloucester City in tho interest of the ging- ham null strikers, where credit is given them. There is no prospect of a speedy set- tlement of the difficulties between the hands and the mill corporation. Men's Fall Neckwear Leading styles opened to-day at A. W. Lee's, 14 North Greene street. Public Interest of which Towns- people Often Speak. A Rink Manager Reports That the season will soon be in its and that there is a brilliant pros- pect ahead. That the floor still rises with its nanal alacrity to meet the falling learner, bat that the new constellations seen are more numerous than in the days of yore. That Trenton girls are certainly most graceful upon the and that many of the costumes worn by the young ladies at the rink of evenings reflect much, credit upon the tastes of the wearers. A Sporting Wan Informs Us That those impecunious individuals who bet on the Ohio retuius wish, that they had thfrir money back, and that there will be some others in the saine straits next November. That the Mount Holly Fair was made the center of attraction for a few light fingered gentry, and that several "hauls" of more or less importance were made. A Botanist Thinks That New Jersey contains the most ex- tensive range of flora of any State in the Union, That the present week is the most ad- vantageous time for collecting Autumn leaves. A Blacksmith Says That if he is to judge by homes brought to his establishment Trenton certainly possesses some blooded stock worthy of particular mention. That too much care cannot be exercised in shoeing horses, and that many valuable animals have been ruined by injudicions and badly managed work. THE TIMES Learnt From Drummers That advices from the South and West tend to show a constantly increasing pot- tery trade in decorated and C. C. ware. That every commercial man to catch the eye of the New England maiden and to appeal to the pocket-book of her "pa" must smoke good cigars, part his hair in the middle, cultivate culture, have plenty of money and a Boston accent and wear a very pronounced plaid suit with blue necktie, a tall felt hat and square toed black as Night's Plutonian shore, and that "trade" will not prosper unless he does so. The pain and gnflered by those who are afllictea With dyspepsia are indcsc ribablc Tho di tress of the body la equaled or surpissed by the contusion and tortures of the mind, thus rnakinp Its v ctlms sutler double affliction. The relief that Is given by Ho ;d s ganapanlla has caused thousands to he thankful for this great medicine. It dispels the causes of dyspepsia nud tones up the digestive Try Hood's harsaparilla. In gathering wild iijwere, autumn leaves, or pieknieking in the woodq, we are more or Irss exposed to danger from imlsonlng by ivy or wild vines and shrubs. The prison is under cer- tain circumstances readily absorbed by the blood, and painful swelling or eruptions are caused Such affections Hood's Sareaparilla readily cures, ss it expels all impurities from the blood Kven In cases of poisoning by Paris green, Hood'i Sar- saparilla has been remarkably fmceesxfiil. It should be kept in the house for all blood disorders. Hood's Sarenparilla is raffle by 0. 1. Hood Co., Lowell, Mass Is sold by all druggists. 100 doses 81. Head Ktchard A. Donnelly's adver tisement on the next page. THREE MEN ON TRIAI Mm. Fisher's Alleged Murderers Anfwer- Ing for llielr Crime. HACKvijbACK, N J, Oct. 20. Tho trial of tho three youaj men Patz3r, Dahn and fjelnck nccusni of mnrleilng Mrs. Cather- ine J. Fisher at Fort Lej on Sept. 13, was commenced in tho county court house here betore JuJge D xon and a jury. Four wit- nesses were examined regarding the finding of tho body, Mmiy lalies occupied seats iu the gallery. Tiie prisoners maintained a calm demeanor. Their Judge Hoffman, of Jersey Ci'y; Zeph Ward, of and P. W. sat near them m consultation. Lawyer Ridgway, who took charge of the murdered woman's remains, was an inter- est Jd Sf octal if. Tho trial will probably consume the entire week. Mo More I'lulflo Mall Subsidy. BOSTON. 20 A story comas from NewYorKthjt the Transcontmantal tion bn.s notifijd th Pacific Mml company that at th" expiration of 30 days its monthly payments will be stopped. of the Union Pacific, had no information on the sul 3 >ct, but presiiin j I it was coaect, as the S UKUeni Pacific people had been very arbi- trary m their dealings, and fehe other linos woiB justified in withdrawing from the as- sociation. Mr. A lams had talked the Pa- rifle M'Ul subject over with Assistant Sec- retary Jenckb in "Washington, and toat gen- tleman emphatically denied that ho intend- ed to pui iue tlie course attributsd to him by some uevvspapjrs. Hum a Store and Houses. ST. Louis Oc', 30. A special to The Post-Dispatch liom Chattanooga, Tenn., say-i: Thiove-, entered the supply storw of the TroJegnr lion and N il company nt 'i A M. and stole several huulrol worth of goods They then sot iiro to tho bu Iding, and tho store and two adjoining hous -s w ro burned to the ground. M. J. Brodeiick, of th> supply stores, nauowly Osftipod being bui nol to deith, Another Kallrond Accident. NEW OHLEANS, Oct. 30 At Kauve sta- tion, miio> thj city, at 9 o'clock a train on thu Mmusippi Volley road struck on open switch an.l a genernl smash followel John Peid'rgnst, who was on thj engine, was sjriou-.ly injured, and several otli i paisjugers wore slightly hurt 'ih') switch lind been intentionally plawd _ VTco 1'rotecfnd hy Lnw. ST. IXJLIS, Judijc Noonan dis- miss ilsnvonl >iuU brought by the Young Men's Chnstian association for the sup- piession of i umoral homos situated within uOO leet of tlie of tho associa- tion. Tin holds that the law for- bid ling such bou-os within 300 foot of any church cannot oe so as to protect the ass( cmtion'n Luil ling. Tliroun from hid Carr luge. FALL RIVCH, Ocu. 30 Mark Pear- son, supoimt id nit or the Merchant's luiU, was thrown from his carriage, fracturing his skull. His in jiirioi are probably tatal. Professional lilllliirdlstg. YORK, Oct. M.my iwople visiioti Schuefer and E u billiai I 11 irloro txj vvitnoss Sauiot i'> final oxhibitioa h iv prior to hii parti ip.itiou in the gr 1 11 teruatioual billi ii il touruamont, wh i h laV placo shortl> U was tho v r diet oi tao spuUa On that Mauiico Vig naux ha i unpiovoi Ins s-nco horn this c nmtry. Ho defeated fon by score ot 15U t) 110, B v> ra othsr exp its gave exhibitions. ItasebiUl. At Now Yoik NJW York, 5; Wottopoh- At Philadelphia Pailadolphia, (5; Ath 3 Klection Frauds In Ohio. NEW YOIIK, Oc! 30. A Columbus dis- patch to Th' World (Dum says the city wa-, startled and oxctteJ at noon by tlie discov ery made by the boaid of election car.vasi- prs that a forg-ry hal I eon committ >d in the Fourth war i, by which 300 vote-, had boen added toth> Dnnocratic column witl a of steal ng a meiub >r of Ihe legisla- ture Tho Thu toonth ward returns were loundtolmvo Imoii tampoi oil with, which would elu't Young (Djin.) po tho legisla- ture, while it is Known ho is defeated Thi> corroapon K-ut say-, that the returns mn havi bfliM nb-.ti acted fiom tlir county clerk's oilice, and that losinictable Dumn crats are at thu affair He eliarges thai Jum Mdjoan i-> n iponM-UU- lor it. Hie coi n sponditut claims lo reliable mfoi m ition giving tho Rtpuhh cans, outside oi county, tlnee on joint btlioU Killed HlH BAN FUAPH isro, Oct. 30. John Ktv-nit ghan, a m-.ei'iwr on Fourth stieet, beat oui th In a H "t his sister-in-law, Mi'-s Murtha llooil, wiLlia larpnnter's hammei. The cause of the attack was an article in a morning paper a lew days ago which K-inaghan attnbuiod to Miss H0od. bhc is still abvj, but will die, as ter skuil ii fractuivjd. MinlHter Curry's Appointment. WASHING rON, Oct 20 Secretary Bay nrd sny-> hi I n .eanl nothing of the pro- test (A th> Gttholici of Richmond against tho appouunieut oi Dr Curry, the Baptist pro icbur, as mimstji- to Spam. TWO OKNTS Til KGITY AN I) SUBURBS. THE UNITED STATES DIST RICT COURT IN SESSION. Jonathan Hughes and Bufug Keesler Sen- tencert to Five Years Six months Respectively, the Latter Also Fined 8250, The United States District Court in session at the Govetument building this morning, Judge Nixon on the bench. Sentences were pronounced follows: Jonathan Hughes, the Pitman Grove counterfeiter, arrested on the 8th of August last by Secret Service Officer Bell for man- ufacturing and passing counterfeit money, was given five years at hard labor in the State Prison. This is the man that was taken with fits some time ago when called up for sentence before Judge Nixon. He taken to the prison by Deputy Mar- shal Bower. Ruins Keesler, the Newark letter carrier, who was arrested for opening letters, was given six months in the County Pen- itentiary and ordered to pay a fine of The case was then taken up of the United States against Charles Payne, Jr. W. D. Holt, of this city, appeared for the defense. In opening the case District Attorney Keasbey 8aid the prisoner was a resident of Millville, iu this State, and at the time of the war was a private in Company B, Second Regiment, N. J. Vols. Since the war he has received a pension of per mouth. On April 27th, 1881, he applied for an increase of pension. He made out a statement of his growing disability to do any manual labor and called in two of his neighbors to sign it. Then, instead of taking the paper and wit- nesses to a Justice of the Peace to be sworn to he signed it himself with a fictitious name and sent it to tlie Treasury Depart- ment at Washington. What made it worse lor the prisoner was that he was a man of intelligence and had been engaged for a long time as a pension attorney. He was therefore well acquainted with all the things necessary to procure anjncrease, and was also well acquainted law gov- erning pension The first witness called '1 Shannon, an officer of the Pension Bureau at Washirigtonr His testimony WHS to the effect that the case had been put into his hands for uu estimation and he had found that the affidavits were forgeries. WON then arrested. Other .witnehses were examined and the case is still on. For fine pi-lnting go to SUtc and Groene Young fiiiIs Arrcstnd for unkenneii. LOWELL 120 Fiva the oldu-.t 11 thi joungost 11, wore arrested in a statu ol drunkonnoss. Thoy have not b1 h uuo f >r and will be sent to thj otato industrial school. Sfilliors Frozen Out BLACKBTONK, Alass, Oct. 20. The Mill- villj i ulibor woi'iK baa started up Twc carloais of now men nriived, and it said they will go to work at once. If they do many of tho strikers will bo frozen out. Heavy Sentence for a Uurglnr. BUFFALO, Oct. !i) George Cook, a COY ored buiglur, senieucod to state prison for 21 011 conviction of breaking into seternl hou-s b and stealing therefrom watches and juwolry. Princeton Points. The Fall games of the Princeton Col- lege Athletic Association take place to- morrow afternoon and the events are ex- tensive and varied. The Nassau Polo Club for the doming season is composed of prominent young men of Princeton. J. Calhoun, captain and half-back J. Wolfe, first rusher; It A. rusher, drive, G. Goldie, cover A. Cubberly, goal. The attractions at the Nassau liink this week are great. Last night, to-night, Fri- day and Saturday evening'! the programme includes Winslow, Miss Carrie Smith, Ed. Taylor and the three Speed well brothers in startling performances. A special town meeting is called for Tuesday, November 10, to decide whether the people will vote to pay the over- expenditure in the Poor Fund ol last year, and also ior as an extra appropria- tion for the current year. Death of Mr. F. W. Johnson. Mr. Frank W. Johnson, one of the pro- prietors of the National on Hanover street, died at the hotel this morning at 11.50. He had been ailing for some time, but was able to he around until three weeks ago yesterday, when he was compelled to go to his room, where he has since been confined. The cause of his death is not definitely known. A post mortem examination will be held this afternoon by Bodiue and Woolverton. Mr. Johnson was well known and highly respected, and the sympathy of Ws many friends are tendered to the afflicted family. MedicaU'd Underwear Men's for 750., ladies' for children's from SOc. to at A. W. Lee's, 14 North Greene street. Boys' Cloth all colors. Dobbins, Hatter. I.ynchom Aries ted. CHARUSTOV, Oc 20 ibroe more ar-'csii of th1 EUofio. i lynchors have boon 'iho slu. ff is out with six more >f I Oct 20. the well 
                            

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