Dunkirk Evening Observer, June 11, 1890

Dunkirk Evening Observer

June 11, 1890

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Dunkirk Evening Observer (Newspaper) - June 11, 1890, Dunkirk, New York VOL. XX _ REPRESENTATIVE USINBSS H00SB8 DUNKIRK N. Y. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11, NO 100 B OF DUNKIRK. V Maehanical Department of DunktrklPrintingTompany.1 M solicited. ne -All grade, o'f Hard and Soft CoaK "SaSi to whoteaale toS IBVIHU. PrJ- K pnelor, No. E. Second BjJ- stnet, Dunkirk. N. I Msgiiiun, Ma me. Fam bound I B all All work B OmCalBB-8 MOUSE, 90) Central avenue. Vnolasale and retail dealer in U ported and China, Blaaswan. Ac. HOViU, Bates, tl per day. Jrery and Boarding Stable In Victor muri, anil S7 Lion street. Ragle. Prop., National Bank, Coder Lake Shon and Third streets. A rureiga and Domestic cigars. comer nun stock o 1O.-4KUM SOU. 380 Ceatsr street, Practical aone-eboers. Particular attention ulerfenng horses, akneing ot road j trotting horses a specialty. I KDHKUUt BVCMUia Largest Daily is Ike Comity. Aa oaeqaailed auveruding medium. r COMPANY. Formerly Sellew Popple. Manufacturers of Engines. Boilers. Pulleys, Hangers, etc. Patterns, Castings, and Machine Work to order. GENERAL SPORTING NEWS THE CONTEST FOB THE AMATEUR ATHLETIC CHAMPIONSHIP. Good Day's Amort em Granada Statea Islmmd Atmletle Ctal Trotting Bacea at Alhmny amd at Morris Park ami M. louia. Niw YOBK, Jons competition or the individual general athletic cham- pionship came off yesterday afternoom on he grounds of the Staten Island Athletic Inb. B. G. Abbott, Corinthian A. C.; M. O'Sullivam, Pastime A. C.; Alexander Jordan, N. T. A. C.; and J. C. Devereeui, M. A. C., were the only contestants. The program contained ten events, with a ftandard for each. The tOO-yards run was won by Devereaux, Jordan second, O'Bui- third; time, 11 seconds Abbott was lisqualifled far not reach! ng the standard. O'Snllivan pat tbe M-ponnd shot 96 feet 3 Inches. The others were disqualified. Jordan won the running high jump, making 5 feet 8 Inches. O'Salllvan wae Mcond and Devereaux third. Abbott failed to qualify for the third time, aad therefore was disqualified tram further competition. In the 880-yard walk then wen but two competitors, Jordan and Devereaux. The former won Im 4. 81-S seconds. Devereaux didn't quality. O'Sullivan threw the 16- pound hammer 88 feet T Inohes. Dev- ereaux disqualified for this event, which made three failures en Us part, thus de- barring him. This left only O'Sullivan and Jordan to compete. Jordan won the pole vault with 8 feet A Inches next and Chen the 120-yard hurdle race In 17 sec- onds. O'Sullivan threw the 88-pound weight X feet winning that event. In the running broad jump Jordan won with a jump of 10 feet 1 inch. He also won the I mile running race and was declared the champion amateur athlete of the United I States. Jordan scored 41 points to O'Snl- uvan's 3D. TJtica wee dropped frem to the circuit It la believed that panes amounting a total of IBTS.WO will be distributed at the varieos meetings tbie year. The first meeting will be held at Plttahnrg from July 9B te 3e the other meetings wUl be held each week thereafter, going East. Park Bane. New TOBK, June races ben yesterday resulted as foA.ws. First race, mile: FfTvia first, Lenora second, Ajelina third; time, Second race, Preakness handicap, IX miles: Montage tint. Philosophy second, Barrister third; time, Third race, Larchmond stakes, tor t- year-olds, H mile: Dr. Hasbronck first, atrathmeath second, Beckon third; time, Fourth race, the Belmont stakes, tor 3-year-olds, miles: Burlington Qrst, ivotee second, Padiaha third; time, Fifth race, mile: Arab flrst, Meriden icond, Bill Barnes third; time, Slzth race, 1 3-16 miles: Gypsy Queen rst, Zophryus second, Little Jim third: FIFTY-FIRST CONGRESS. THE WORK TRANSACTED IN SENATE AND HOUSE. THE Bacea at St. Laala, ST. Lome, June Yesterday's races esulted as follows: First race, miles (two Julia Magee first, Loin B. second; time, Second race, 1 mile: Little Crete first, Fred Tiiral second, Lottie S. third; time, Third race, Southern Hotel stakes, IX miles: Balgowan first, National second, 'om Rogers and Bramblebush dead heat or third place; time, Fourth race, 1 mile: Daisy F. first, Car- negie second, Camilla third; time, Fifth race, 1 mile and 100 yards: John Morris first, Bertha second, Brookful bird: time, A RACE FOR DEATH. I iBNaUKK SMUn ana -Ml It Ceaier street, ManuCactnrers ol the aod "Dunkirk" peifect ntting Dress Shirta. On asle la ail leading furniabing, eloUung and dry goods nouses in Ojunkirk. TOOMKT, I 434 and 136 Lion street. Dealer in riour, Feed, >elt. Baled llay. Phon- Eitablisbeil. 18TJ. >..SUX HOTEL and inning Saloon, Union El Depot. access to an trains and bua- accommodations for Com- Joan J. Murphy. Prop. CO, 97 and W B. Third rtne Furniture, Cabinet Ware and Up- aolstennf. Picture Frames nude to order. irt o. HATnaoM an Central Ave., Leaden ol Fashion and eeatlemen Outanera. 11 tajamo anateetaren el Steam Heating Apparatus. Sanilarr Plumbinf a Specialty. (TUBIB STKAM LADflUKI. DOT specialties: Fine Shirts, We; Oollan Jn: Cuffo. tc, and Lace Curtains. Free Doliv err- A. W. Ml Ceiiur street. H. E. Third it., ear. of Buffalo ManaJaeturer and dealer in Fine Boole a Shoes THE BASEBALL FIELD. of the Games Played by Fomr 0-2 80-5 00 HBNKT WMUat'S NBTW STOHB, 109 K. Third it. Books, Stationery, Musical In- aud Weekly Pavers, and everythirg u a ant class bonk sure. Sehooi Books a specially. JOB PRUITIKO of every tleacriptiun and at towMt living rates by Dunkirk Printing Company, d and lo K. Mecoait St. M. VAH BITMBN SON. Fire. LiJe, Accident and General Insunaoa. Deal- en in Seal Estate and Loans. Parlicular atunttun paid tu the cue ol uropert; collect- ing reals Ae. OS Center >L. in.l door. M PHARMACY, MX) Central Avenue Headquarters tor Wall Paper Faint Oils, Ac, PKKSUM9, J. W, Ceuter street, Manelacturer and dealer in Bridles, Collars, Buffalo Robes, HoiaaCoTera tilores MittenaandaiiMgn liobea. si KHOLTES, I IT Bast 'I hird street, fashionable Tailor. Gentlemen will and it to Ineir advantage to call on me before purchasing BtCAKT SIS Lion street. General Hardware. While Supplies, OU Cloths, ttnaite Ware, i special- ly of Sherwia. Williams Pvnt and Monroe range. R ______such as blank-books, and all kinds of done at Dunkirk Printing Company. 8 and WE. Second at R Cor. Taird and Buffalo Sut, Dealer in Marble, Kiagglng and Buikliug atane. Call on me belon buying your Urte-walk. R 1SLBT A CO, 7 and 9 Beat Front atnek Whisky. Wines. Bnnulea. Oneral Liquor Store tor Family Uas. PtATXM' At Philadelphia- Philadelphia.........0 3000000 VewYork............I) 0000002 Baae 5. New York 7. Errors-Philadelphia 4, New York 2. BaUarW-Bufflnton and Cross; Keefe, Crane and Vaughn. Knight and Jones. At 11000 Boston...............1 00001 Brooklyn 12, Boston 7. 5. Boston 2. Van Haltren and Klnnlow; Gum- ben and Swett. Umpires -Matthews and Gunning. At Buffalo- Buffalo...............0 05002010- Cleveland............0 Baae 14, Cleveland 5. 4, Cleveland 0. and Mack: Bakely and 9ut and Gaftney. At Plttsburg............2 0302300 Chicago..............0 1 II S 0 0 0 0 Bane Chicago 4, Chicago 5. ami Qiiinn; Baldwin an Boyle. Ferguson and Holbert. NATIOIfAI. LIAOCS. At Philwlelpliia- Phlladelpbia........2 0001030 NewYork............0 0 0 0 0 D 1 B Base hitrt-Pttiladelphia 8. New York 7. New York 7. Batteries -Vickery and Clements: Welc and Buckley. and Zacharias. At Brooklyn- Brooklyn.............0 010004 Boston...............0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 Base 0, Boston U. 2, Boston I. Batteries -Lovett and Bnahong: Clarkson and Bennett. Umpire-M( At Cincinnati- Cincinnati...........3 000 20 2 8 Plttsbnrg............0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Buw Cincinnati 10. Rttubnrtf Errors- Cincinnati 0, Ptttsburg and Baldwin: Sowders and Decker. McDermott. At Chicago..............0 0010040 Cleveland............0 0400000 Baae hits-Chicago 10, Cleveland 3. -Chicago Cleveland 1. Hutchlnson and Kittredge; Beatin and Zimmer. AMXRICAN At St. DUta oledo...............0 0400X11 0-8 Louis 11, Toledo 5. Louis 4. Toledo IS. Stlvetts and Munyan: Smith and age. urn. At LonisvlUe- xmlsville ......0 0 3 2 0 1 3 0 B olnmbus............1 00000000-1 Base IB, Columbus 4. Coluinboa 4. Batteries-Stratton and Ryan: Widner and "Connor. Emslie. At locliehUr............0 830000 thletic.............0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Base bits-Rochester 10, Athletics 4. 2, Athletics 4. and McKeoagh: Esper and Robinson. NrW TOBK 8TATS LliOCa. At Johnstown Jolinstown-Gloveraville 8, Troy 12. At Oneonto 4, Albany a Mnrderw CmapUua Entan the Cantoit Agmmat William Kemmler. PLATT8BDI16, N. Y., June Fish yesterday afternoon fixed the time for the execution by electricity of Joseph Chapleau for the week beginning July 31. When Chapleau was convicted in January tbe axecutioa wae fixed for the third week u March, but a motion before the court of appeals for a new trial acted as a stay. The motion wae denied and the prisoner was brought here yesterday from Clinton prison, for re-sentence. Cbaplean killed Irwin Tabor, a neigh- bor, with a stake in January, He is said to be a cousin of Premier Chaplean of the Canadian government and a college grad- uate. He was formerly a soldier in the regular army and was stationed here. In all probability he will have the unenvia- ble notoriety of being the first man to be legally killed by electricity. Fought and Died for the Girl. SAM FRANCISCO, June Mc- Brlde and Frank Larne, two waiters, quarreled over a girl Monday. After a while they agreed to adjourn to the Golden (iiite Athletic clnb and 9ght it out with three-ounce gloves. A referee and seconds were selected and twelve rounds were fought. At the end of the twelfth round, while Larue had not a murk, McBrida waa unconscious and blood was pouring from his ears, nose and mouth and his face and body were terribly bruised and mangled. He died a few hours afterward from the breaking of a blood vessel in his head. Lame was arrested. sIoeM Silver BUI tho OmnmittM en Silver BUI Wtthont Aatlon. Poatafllce Appropriation BUI Passed Im the House. WagHntQTOS, June the senate yesterday the house silver bill was re- ferred to tbe committee on finance. The following bill was passed: House bill tor the relief ot Humboldt Bros, (directing the redemption of 10-40 bonds stolen from them in The senate silver bill was taken up and unanimous consent was given that after 3 o'clock on Friday next debate shall be limited to five minutes by any senator on any question. Mr Plumb's amendment, that no funds available for the payment of the public debt (including such as are kept for the redemption of the United States notes] shall be retained in the treasury in excess of tl was amended on motion of Mr. Han Is by adding to it the words "pro- vided that the gold and silver coin anc gold bullion in the treasury on which golc and silver certificates have been issued shall not be considered available for any purpose except the redemption of such certificates." In opposition to Mr. Plumb's amend meat Mr. Sherman said the effect of would be to leave only a working balanci of in the treasury. He regarded the amendment very faulty, first becaui it disturbed funds pledged by public faith and second because it would require th secretary of the treasury to carry on th operations of the government with working balance of Mr. Teller expressed his preference tba Mr. Plumb's measure should be with drawn and should be presented as an In dependent measure. Mr. Reagan questioned the use of retain ing of gold in the treasu: while there was a dearth of currency fel especially In the rural districts. H opinion was that a reserve of would be all sufficient; and he intended t offer an amendment carrying out tha idea. Mr. Teller said that the senator had pu the figure high enough. It had cost 146 calculating the interest at 4 pe cent, for eleven and one-half years. went on to say that he was not a fia money man. He believed that gold an silver were made (as Mr. Sherman hi said the other day) by the Almighty fark yesterday proved to be very interesti- ng, the track and weather being imoet favorable. The first race resulted as fol- ,ows: class, purse 1500: Plush..............1 1 3 4 2 S 1 Vorktown 24311! Gulden Rod.......2 312424 Maud Muller......4 4 2 1 3 4 8 Time, S31H. 221H. Second race, class, purse Dawson................................1 1 1 2 S Albion................................." 3 2 Soctag.................................3 7 7 Thompson.............................3 4 fi AnnieC................................4 5 4 Time. To-day the race for the Clay stakes, purse will be trotted. and Bturvd. ROCHESTER, S. Y., June board of stewards of the grand trotting circuit met hen yesterday and arranged schedules for the coming season. Plttsburg was ad- mitted to the association. F. L. Noble, George Robots and C. H. Nelson with the hmssjs AlcryoB. and Nelson were barred partioipaetec on any cbooit tracks. Buffalo Provision Market. BUFFALO, Jnme 11. WHEAT Closed dull: No. 1 hard, No. 1 northern, 98c. Winter 8 red, 93Hc; No. 2 extra white. We; No. 1 white, WMc on track. CORN-Quiet; No. 2 corn, 38c: No. 3 do, No. 3 yellow. 38c; Xo. 8 do 38c. No. white, KHc; Mo- mixed. on track. FLOUft-Dalk spring wheat, best patent, per bbl., and low grade, 13.50. Winter wheat-beat family. gra- uam, tfi.au. BUTTER Creamery fancy. Ita do choice, do western fancy, CHEESE-Fancy fall cream per liw choice do, good do, S38Mc. and Canada, strictly fraah crates, 14c: western fresh. Buffalo Live Stock Market. EAST BUTTALO. June 1L receipts for the head: shipments during the same period, head; Tl loads consigned through: a loadi on sale. Market steady and arm. Extra export steers, good choice heavy batchers'. 14.3BQ4.75; light handy do, cows and heifers, ex- tra, common to good. calves, xraseen, ia.OOQ4.00; veals, t4.7uQ5.50. SHEEP AND receipts for week. head; shipments for the aaau period. head; 13 loads consigned through; loads on sale. Market dull. Choice to extra clipped sheep, 15.3095.90; good to ohoin, common to fair. 94JUQ5.QB; emotes to extra lambs. tS.70tt7.00; do common to (Mr, Moat Deliberate Snlclde Ever Wit- nessed at Niagara Falls. NIASABA FALLS, N. Y., June after 1 o'clock yesterday afternoon parties standing on Goat Island bridge were sur- prised to see a man throw his hat over the I railing. An instant later he placed his bands on the rail and vaulted over into the rapids. Park Policeman McMullin saw him going down apparently swim- ming. As he reached the brink of the falls he threw up both bands showing that he was a.ive when he made the fearful plunge. A few moments later tbe body was seen to float ont from under the falls apparently nude and pass down tbe river. The steamer of the Mist started in pursuit, aad when about a bout length off the body it Hank out of s ght. The mau Is a stranger and came from Goat islaud. He is described as a large person, well dressed in black, black whis- kers anil hair, with small bald spot on tbe back of his hcail. About a half hour later the body of a man dressed in dark clothes was seen floating down the rapids and go over the falls. __________________ A Wall Street Rumor Denied. NEW YORK. June report cur rent yesterday in Wall street that the Richmond and Terminal company was the real purchaser of the city of Baltimore's Baltimore aort Ohio railroad stock and that the Northern Pacific was also in the deal aud would um> the Baltimore and Ohio as its en-stem ciuinect.ion, is denied by The Evening Post, which claims through trustworthy information that the Garrett family lionsrht the stock and did so for the purpose of keeping the rood in- dependent nr others. A TVife Mnrderar Ccmvicted. XEW YORK, June Smiler wae yesterday found guilty of murder iu the first degree for the killing of his wife. Smiler is a printer by trade. He had several wives, and started out one day to kill two of them, hut could not get into tbe house of one of his intended victims. a prominent Democratic politician and was for a time a member of the Demo- cratic state committee. For the past two years he has been secretary and treasurer of. the Niagara Falls Gas company, devot- ing much of his time to that institution. His mother died several years ago, his father about a year and a half IIKO, and his wife, who was formerly Miss Edwards of Buffalo, less than a year ago. Mr. Hen- ning was the last of the name at the bridge. __________________ Coal Dealers on an Inspection Tour. RoNDOCT, N. Y., June prom- inent coal brokers and dealers from New York, Albany ami eastern cities reached here yesterday OQ a tour of inspection of the Delaware and Hudson Canal company property in New York state and Pennsyl- vania. They were banqueted at the Man- sion house, after which they examined the extensive works here and at Eddyvllle. In the afternoon they left on a special car for Honesdale, where they will inspect the works at that place to-day. They will also visit the mines and breakers. They will return to Albany to-morrow, where the trip will end. A Serious Accident. ELM IRA. N. Y., June K. Gninnep, a leading dry goods merchant, was hunt- ing yesterday, when his musket burst, and Mr. Gninnep was injured so badly that he will probably die. His skull was fractured and the scalp torn 08. FOREIGN NEWS. THE ANGLO-OMMAN MUDDLE IN REGARD TO AFRICA. A Belief ExUts Be- tween tme Powers Haw Become BopcloMly rahUeam BIU Will Profcaoly Vessels for Hews. LOJTDON, June spite of the an- nouncement that the cabinet council which wi intended to be held yesterday had been postponed until after the Con- servative caucus at the Carlton club to- morrow, there was a meeting of the min- isters In the afternoon at which was dis- cussed the matter of Germany's claims in Africa. The hasty convening of this meet- ing, after Lord Salisbury's protracted in- terview with the German ambassador Monday, gives rise to the belief that the negotiations with Germany in regard to Africa have become hopelessly compli- cated. Everything now points to the proba- bility that to-morrow's Tory caucus will result iu the postponement of the govern- ment's publican compensation bill until next session and the pannage of an order by the minority iu tbe house of commons allowing the measure to be taken up at its present stage. Such action would amount to a virtual abandonment of the bill, out It would at the same time permit the gov eminent to recede gracefully from an un- tenable position, aud that is most desira- ble just now. Meanwhile the Radical, Liberal and Temperance opponents of the are keeping up their light with f. en greater vigor and persistency than they have yet shown. They are not to be lured into any trap and pay no attention to the indications that the government is weakening in its resolve to push the scheme. TO DEFEND AUSTRALIAN COLONIES. The colonial governments of Australia have all pitsaad the necessary acts provid ing the funds for the construction by the British government at several shine of w.-ir, to be devoted exclusively to the de- fense of the Australian colonies. It b also propobed to establish iutercolouia free trade throughout Australia. Whethei impi'riiil federation, as advocated hy Lord Koseliery, cornea or not, all siyns point to the certainty of an Australian union that will present 011 the opposite aide of tho world a copy the United States of America. The Australians are much dis- satisfied with the course of the British government in permitting other European tmtiotw to gain a foothold iu Poles! run, and with a fleet nt tht-ir command tbeir re- monstrances may take n vigorous form. PtUCSKKTS FOB M8. o'BBIKS'S BRIDE-ELECT. M'He Kaflalovitch, who will become the bride of William O'Urien to-ilay, has re- ceived a large number of wedding gifts, some of which are very beautiful and costly. The admirers of herself aud Mr. O'llriun among the ladies of Dublin have presented her with an elaborate set of bed aud table linen of the linest quality, and the Uulies of Cork aud Ken mare have sent exquisite specimens of lace work. A AC; UNST AN.UU'HT. The lieiman government ia perfecting plans for a wholesale prosecution of An- archists under the anti-Socialist law. The sclii-me cuntetuplaceK tbe bediming of iiuim'iliiite act ion against this clans of of- niltu's in ooiei1 to of the prer, law, which will presently ex- pire, and ;is many as can be tried before its expiration will be proceeded against. In pursuance of this policy the police are displaying phenomenal activity in making arrests. Among those taken into custody are a number of men who were Industrious in the circulation, last April, of Socialist pamphlets desired to foment May day disturbances. These pamphlets, it was ascertained, were printed in Lon ies' 25c Ribbed Vests, Ladies' 40c. Ribbed Vests, only...................... Sfe Ladies' 65c. Ribbed Vests >Tew Polishing set of irons New Memorandum Books, for cash accounts, visits, and Children s 50c. fine lace caps, just out, only............ Our new Corsets for........................ A Special drive in Ladies1 full siae, all silk black Jersey Mitts, worth 35c., our price only................. Latest shipment, a lot of Ladies1 warranted best fast black superior 40c. only 25c Misses' and Children's best fast black Cotton Hose, war- ranted absolutely stainless, double knee, only......24c 23c 480 Ladies' Balbriggau Hose, only................. 8c Gentlemen's Flannelette Shirts, all styles, 33c., 37c., 41c., 43c. and 48c. each. 50c. Window Screens, only 25 and 28c. Leave your or- ders for early delivery. SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT WORKERS WANTED-Men.an.l women atrentri Big pay. Stonily work. Ontat Iree. No experience needod. .1. WHITNEY, Lage plants, than VANDERMEULEN'8 OREBN HOUSE Cor. Baffle and Seventh Sta. AJSD Main Street. Buffalo, N. Y. SECOND TO NONE. Our motto is: "Second to None." We wish to be second none in your service. Try Unt see. A Cotton Mill Company Ami PROVIDENCE, June Oriental Mills company of this city has made an assignment. The company became em- barrassed last month. The creditors rec- ommended an extension of two years, but it couldn't be arranged and yesterday the assignment was mode. Tke Street Car Strike. COLUMBUS, O., June 11. Everything was quiet in the street car strike yester- day and both sides are apparently waiting No attempt was the strikers are quietly lounging about the different barns of the company. for the other to move. made to run cars and Total receipts for the wwk. head: shipments for the same pertod. loads consigned through: 4 Market actrn. No mixed. taMt nin. 1170. Belgian Glass Blowers Sent NEW YORK, .Inne Belgian glass blowers who were tuken from tbe steamer Umbria, started for the other side yester- day on the stenmer Wisconsin. Their wives and children remained behind and are going to Baltimore. An IncreoHK In Wages. PtTTSBUBd, June July 1 the Pennsylvania railroad will advance the wages of all its workmen on the south- west branch of the road. The advance will range from 10 to 30 per cent, and will affect 500 employes. Favor Australian Federation. MELBODRVE, June 11. The Victorian assembly yesteriiay unanimously ap- proved the principle of Australian feder- ation and appointed delegates to the pro- posed convention of the Australian colo- nies on the subject. Wages Advanced. PvrrsBURfi, June Amalgamated association yesterday adopted the old 70 cents per ton rate on a 2-cent card for the bar mill scale. The price for puddling in eastern mills has been advanced from 13.150 to 14 per ton. 9ergeant-at-Arras Ciuiaday's Successor. WASHINGTON, June Republican members of the senate at a caucus held last evening chose ex-Representative Val- eutine of Nebraska to succeed W. P. Cana- day as sergeant-at-arms of the senate. Chinamen Ordered Back. WASHINGTON, June secretary of the treasury has instructed the secretary don, Xew York and Chicago and shipped to Germany in enormous quantities. Augustiu Daly began his season at the Lycuum theatre last evening. The man- ager and his company were cordially wel- comed and the performance elicited fre- quent manifestations of approval. Elections IB the German BEKLIX, June reichstag re-as- sembled yesterday and re-elected the presi- dent and vice president of last session. Chancellor Caprivi, in reply to an inter- rogation regarding the passport regula- tions in Alsace-Lorraine, said that the present system was rendered necessary by the number of cases of treason brought be- fore the tribunal, but more especially from military motives designed to render intercourse between the Alsatians and the French more difficult and to accelerate the Germanization of the captured prov- inces. The system could not be abolished for some time to come. "Whether shall be able to continue our present course of he concluded, "de- pends upon the attitude of those con- cerned." ________ The Land Purcbjue Bill Shelved. LONDON, June cabinet, by a majority vote, has decided to shelve the Irish laud purchase lull. The minority, headed by Mr. Balfour. were in favor of sacrificing some other measure, but yielded to the inevitable. Tlie ministry is confi- dent that the other government bills will be passed without unnecessary delay. CLASS EXERCISES AT VAS8AR. Equal to any in the city, aud at prices that will pay you to see him befoi a purchasing. We wish to impreas upon our out of town fhenda, in view of proposed changes in the tariff ajtd the probable increase in the coot of nearly all of dry the month of June will month for them to stop. were never lower than they are at prenent in our store. If the proposed tariff bill paaMaV prices must go up. We are offering aplendid bar- gaius in sateens and ginghams Interesting Ceremonies at the Plmittuf of Clam TrM. PotJGHKKEPSIE, N. Y., June The class day exercises of Vassar college began at 8 o'clock yesterday afternoou in the col- lege chapel and the little hall was crowd- ed. Miss Laura Matthews Hale o( Chi- cago was marshal of the day; Miss Borgman of Penn Van, N. Y., class ora- tor; Miss Katharine Smith of Lansing, Mich., historian; Miss Carrie Fox Patter- son of Chicago, class prophet, and Miss Grace Kossburgh Kelly of Allegheny, tree orator. After the exercises in the chapel the ceremony of planting the class tree waa performed on the lawn south of the main building iiud the class spade was form- ally presented to the class of '91. Last evening the class reunion of the alumna? took place and the seniors held a promen- ide reception in the new gymnasium. To-day the commencement exercises will be held and to-morrow the twenty-flfth Anniversary of the college will be brated. _ _ Mortally Woondwl Bis Wife. SAN FBASCMCO, June IL-Micbael Con- Secret Meeting of tho Sugar Trust. UUB Niw YOBK, June U.-The trustees of the of the port at San Francisco to send back lan, a soap maker, shot, and It is sugar trust were in session yesterday, but to China fifteen Chinamen who entered mortally wounded hw wife, Mary. They .__j. _ __ TI i tiave been married about MTOD yeAif, DM were never happy together. Theaaooting was the culmination their proceedings were kept secret. It the United States. had that the Havemeyen would force Mr. Foster's retirement, but i it la stated that BO action in this respect was taken. The _ BERLIN The German empreat mrrendered to the police. I, confined to her bed with nettle rash. j We have the largest assort- ment of Patent Leather Shoes in plain and light-colored tops, hand aud machine sewed. We carry a complete line of NET- TLETON'S Fine Shoes. If you want a nice-fitting and stylish shoe, try a pair of this make. You will like them Our GENTS' Calf Shoe in Button and Congress, in broad, medium or narrow toe, is the best shoe for the money that has ever been of- fered to any trade. Come and examine them for yourself and be convinced SULLIVMU SON, 213 Centre Street summer wash fabrics of aU The baltiuce of oar spring stock of oliiaku are selling cheap. We