Trenton Times, March 7, 1890

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Trenton Times, The (Newspaper) - March 7, 1890, Trenton, New Jersey Yin. NO. A LAKE SHORE SMASH UP Fata' Wreck on ihat Road Near Buffalo. TWENTY-FIVE HUR1 Train No. 13 in Two, Heavj Pullman Can Crash Into a Coach Will Frightful force and Deadly of the Injured. March 7 12 on the Laki Short) from tho wont, duo here at 9.10 evemtg, and running very fast to make uj lost time, broke in two near Hamburg al about 8 50 p m The front part pf the train consisting of engine, smoker and two day coachis, was quickly brought to I standstill. The rear half, composed of fivi heavy Pullmans, came on dowu the gradi and crashed into the second day coach. The Day Coach Telescoped. The Pullman, being the heavier, lifted the day coach into the air, and they lie one on top of the other, both having telescoped the day coach. Both the day coaches and the Pullman, were full of pas- sengers, and the number of killed and in' jured is probably veiy large Ten are re ported killed outright No Reporters Allowed. A wricking train, with a relief party ol surgeoni, soon left for the scene of the acoi' dent. The railroad authorities and employei refnind nny information whatever to the press One reporter went on the train as t surgeon's assistant No reporters were al. lowed to go if known to he such. The flrsl news of the accident WRB brought to the oitj by the engineer of the wrecked train A call was at one sent out for doctors. Evi- dently the tracks are blocked, as no regulai trams are being sent out. His Arm Amputated. One man, J E Minnick, of Philadelphia was brought m on the engi ne His ai m wal Crushed and had to be amputated He wal at once put under the Influence of ether, anil consequently no are obtainable from him From the preparations made there ii all the appearance of a bloody A Lake Shore official at the train dis- patcher's office say that the tram waa mads np of eleven cnrs and ought to Carry from 100 to 150 passengers Officials Say Four are Dead. The wrecking train sent word to theFitcb hospital at half past 12 to be prepared foi ten patients, that they were then ready tc start back. The wi eck is one mile west ot Hamburg At 1 33 a, m the railrpsd offi- cials stated that four persons were killed, one fatally injured and ten less seriously in jured. The south track was cleared at a. m so that trains could puna Ten Killed, Twenty-five Injured. A later dispatch states that ten were killed and twenty-five injured. The list oi injured as near as can be ascertained is IT T Jaeger, Rochester. Charles J, Bice, Newton Falls, Mass. L. H Fisher, Boston, leg sprained and chin badly cut The Rev Thomas A Hall, Buffalo, leg badiy cut. F A Coombs, New York, head and chin cut and both legs sprained, Julia Haley, Boston, cut in breast, ovel left eye, and head. George E Allen, Buffalo, ankle sprained James D Barnes and wife, Boston, thi man not much hurt, the worn in fatally Injured Tak n to Buffalo. A great bonfire on the side of the trad thr jws a livid light upon the teriible scene A nassengjr says the coupling was defec- tive It broke precisely in the same plac that of J Swan, a colored porter. More of the Injured. The names of the seriously Injured are: Rev Jofmson Myers, Cincinnati, cut il head and back. L. H Fischer, Boston, right ankle dislo- cated, head cut P A Coombs, 878 North street, Philadelphia, side ami cut. Julia Healey, Boston, head injured and co iar bone and rigbt ai ui fractured. J. C. Armstrong, 136 Fulton avenue, Rochester, head cut and leg injured. Mrs. J D. Baucns, Saratoga Swings, fracture of the skull (has W W Branch, Charlestowu, W. Vs.- let) arm broken Charles Barch, New York cily, left sprained. H T Jaeger, No. 161 South Goodmat street, Rochester, ankle sprained, L F Haupt, No, 364 Summer str.it, Buf. falo, badly cut George E Allen, geueial nor them in- ger ag nt of Shore railroad, leg frac- tured Henry Uirich, Roobuter, knee sprained. J. D, Bancus, Springs, face leg cut Julius Siegelp-New York dly, left tool broken. George a Thompson, ankle sprained it jumping from the E, E. Stewart, of ISO State Roches tor, with his wife and 18-moiiths-old baby, was in the Hay coach when the Mr Stewart Was inntantiy killed. Wra. _ Stewart died before she could be fcatrm. fran the wreck The baby Was "..Injurod. A complete list of the killed cannot bt learned, but it is positively known that seven are dead, six of whom were killed. The of LATFU Swain, a negro porter of Cin- cimmti, has been identified among the dead, The hero of the nffair was Waldron, oni of the colored porters of the Wagner cars. He wns the fiist man to rush into th i L _ ,i_ t _ Illlhl >'h nil I1 nn to hi o Hive's Oongh (tare, samples of which now I belniiHstrlbnted In this city, contains no opium, I TKKNTON, FIIIDAY AUTKKNOON, MARCH 1890. TWO WHO KILLED BENWELLT Brakeuian Har Saw Ilurchell Near th Scene n the tutal Day NIAGARA FALLS, Out, Maich 7 J R Burcholl, the suspected murderer of Ben well, has been taken to Wellnnd jail his examination postponed until MarcL _ In the police court the case of Mrs. Bur choll came up Magistrate Hill said he dii not believe theie was any evidence on whicl to hold Mrs Burchell, and that if no neu evidence was introduced he would discharg her At the afternoon session, however, an order was received from the attorney gen era! remanding Mra Burohell to Welland jail The case of Burchell was then taVet up again and some additional taken, the most damaging being thai o Brakeman Hay, who swore that he sav Burchell at Eastwood, near the scene of th murder, about the time it was committed On Wednesday nextBurehell willbecallei upon to account very clearly for the twelv hours on that Monday, Pub 17, nt thebe ginning of which he and Benwell wentawa; together, ostensibly to visit the stock fari Princeton, and at the end of which h came back alone All the rest of his tim and his movements were accounted for in Pelley's circumstantial story of the party' trip from England and journeyings on thil side of the Atlantic By comparison of th clothing found" in Benwell's baggage wit] that in which the dead man's body drained, the identification of the corpse hoi boon completed and the careless ovei sigh by which that cigar case and its telltale m scription were left with the body, when al other clews had been so carefully removed has now borne its full fruit All portions clothing which had bornbabl> di> The attention of people tho houi was attracted by hearing gi lau-i inside A officer broke open the doc r and founu th three persons in theli sleeping unconscious It is known that Gibuey wont hnmo at a early hour iu tbe morning bonsultrably un- der the influence of liquor 1 thu suppob tion is that he nu.ideiitullv -hiiik J tho ga on after having put out tho light Th three persons had U.iu bieathiu in the deadly gas all day 1 Iu pin biclau have very little hope of the iec.oM.ry of au one of the three A Reward for Cashti i LOUISVILIK, March 7 The Louisvlll City National bank has offered a reward for the detention of Pope tbe defaulting tefler, and 10 ptr cent of u the money recovered, and agrees to pay fo any information That may serve to thro any light upon his whereabouts. The ban will prosecute him to the foil extent of th law if he can be captured If he has gone t Canada he may perhaps be extradite 1, a hln case is grand larceny The stolen mone consisted of greenbacks of vaiiousdenom nations, including and bills Nothing has been learned far to throw any light upon the direttio taken by the defaulter Electricity Runs a London Train. LONDON, March 7 he promoters of th scheme to substitute electricity for stonm n tho motive power on the underground rai way system of London are enthusiastic ovi the successful test of one of their motoi which has just been made on the Clnphaui line The motor drew an ordinary train a the rate of twenty miles an hour withui the slightest difficulty, and the fact that th work was performed seventy feet banoat the surface and imolved passage thioug the tunnels uuder the river showed the fu. lacy of the objictions of those who hjv contended that the of electricity uude ground is impracticable New York's High License Bill. AIHANY, N Y.March high 1 cense bill was up for discussion be fore th senate internal off urs committee High Rev William C Doane, of Albany, spok for the commission that formulated the bil He said the bill was opposed by three classe who want cheap liquor, Prohibition ists, who are fanatics, and liquoi manu facturers He thought the bill a move i the right direction Editor Ihomann, o The Brewers' Journal, spoke against the bil Another hearing will bo given on Wednes day evening next at 7 JO o'clock Clement llatler Dead PHILADELPHIA, March 7 Clemen M Butler, D D, died in Ucrmontowu March 6, aged 80 years He was at one tl rector of Trinity church, Washington, and chaplain of tho United States senate Du: ing the rebellion ho was employed by th government in several important and deli cate missions. Afterward he resMed 1 Rome and was chaplain of the American embassy there He was an intimate frienc of Webster, Clay and Calhoun in their day The Burning Minn WILKESBABRE, Pa March 7 situa tion at the South Wilkesbarre shaft remain unchanged. It will be a week cr more-be, fore enough water can be sont down tc quench the flames Slight explosions ar occurring as the water rises, ami moi o seri ous ones ore expected later on Ihedamag from flre, water and explosions will bo enor mous, and it will be a long timo before coa can be mined at this shaft again Two Games In tho South. SAVANNAH, Ga., March 7 Brooklj( and Philadelphia Brotherhood clubs playe nus a dresM, 1 U i (livilnil s th I ov Anilron J H honti J I a tor auilctlitr gentium n Th good of tliuliliurj nus tuuiuiendend are able to give sorprinlng bargain! to yon. and compare onr Embroideries With any ethon and compare prices. P.S. Notice. We hereby give spe- cial notice that all the old Parasols and Umbrellii) from 1869, left here for covering and repairs, mast be oiled for within 80 day from this date, or will be sold for 16th. WAUJS1, City KlfWAltl) We will pay for any MSB Jrer Sick Hr'l'che, In- AianUon, GousUpaUou or rimUren we cannot with vegetable Uvt. when the itrlcuv wniplltd with. an poitly to nUe -t'-'to- llfll. 8U.4I K piiii, cejti. For -le ail bi.if.Ifl, ware of and ImliiHon. iria) ssat of a III ib-. J, lOiD, DBOTOi-i J.' UlnnOX nUU A of AH Kinds done In r m Strut, KOKiil WABRM I. Umbrella and H i.anB' Celebrated Spring j Stylea now on Sale. IIAll'I'-lt, 16 State Stroot is AND NO 1 IONS. Gmndjdt display of Trimmings, No- Hosiery. Gloves Undo, near ever befoie shown In thin ciU, conif.Unf of almost thing that tomake up flrst-clu Modern Method., Sncc- ftil T-ohing, Indiridnal Attention, jr The Shoithand J Department for acquiring ,HU in 8tei.ou.aphy. RAPID M0rningl Per Oa'ilogu BEGINS MONDAy, THOMAfl J. (j-liSWAliT, 96. BOX 637, J. 10 and 12 South Qroone Stroet.' f JOOK OUT FOR BARGAINS We have purchased the store North of us and intend to buiM on the two lots l he lincsl Ulorc in ironlon! We get nd of oar stock to do thu, KliADY-MADli CLOTHINffl L 1 i i 1 i i rsj c J i 1 1 I- MKUCIIANi lAHOIMNO: BB 10 NOKlII GRttKNK SIKKKI. v IIAiJ Jim; MAN Bought hi. of AMKRTCArJ ANl> TAllXtRTNG 00, he nonld Dot how whistled Ihrongh onat M i v we are with Ns BE8! Atmnchl _ thai ,n.i 111 ,n.l MI-IK 119, imfl lor for 'kiMr.n. sun "ill lUHi Vii M A.DF TO n n San N ;

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