World, December 15, 1893


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World (Newspaper) - December 15, 1893, New York, New York Weather and MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OF A WORLD MONEY SAVING ADVERTISEMENT PAGE 14 CfrcutattonBooks Wcntlier and Ilaln Wi IBIUH KXP C A QBE KEMARKABLE KXPEBIEKCT WITH A WORLD tH PRICE TWO NEW DECEMBER PRICE TWO 14 JODAYS MS IN Indications for today turning1 Into win Highest temperature 20 14 average lor cor responding day last Sales of Rtocks yesterday were only The market was erratic in its course Bonds were also The transactions aggregated Money easy and sterling exchange closed No engagements of gold for shipment Europe were I In New York wheat opened quiet and steady but quickly became weak under tinned liquidation by May closing Spot dull and 1 May wheat at Chicago went down to within lalf a cent of the lowest price for the Free Iterings andsmall exports caused the Jeeeraber closed at and Cotton in New York was opening 7 pfnte but closed 1 to 2 points Ihe depletion was due to the disappointing liblc advices from Total sales of le New York Cotton Exchange were 70O lieeeipts at the ports The leading futures closed thus Jan Vy a a a and This years cotton crop is estimated at Jnfe Barnard Mi Graves ends Rebels FULL PENALTY IMPOSED The Worlds Charges Sustained in Every MKiNE THE CHIEF CONSPIRATOR For Contempt of Court Ho and Four Other Sentenced to a Month in Prison and a Fine IN AND AROUND NEW I Florist Le Moult skating in Van Courtlandt Park The Thurber Company to be L receiver appointed for Dresh field I Yesterday was the coldest day of the I Successful teat of disappearing gun car The proposed lunacy conference didn t take IA rousing antiTammany meeting is held in oper I The cruiser New York returns from a satis lictory trial I There is a row at the Worlds Fair Prize pinners I Amy Busby obtains a divorce from her hus Aubruy f Judge Bookstavcr skins his nose by falling r His friends say J the country house of on Long Island is iMiss Katharine Sands was wedded to Theo jore at Grace IA bill prepared providing for a limit to the Jours or work in mercantile houses for women I In Oyer and Tennlrier the prosecution closes case ngainst and today the de lsrisewill I Byrnes conferred with the District Ittorney about prosecuting the owners of used for disorderly No changes will be made in the personnel of Kie DistrictAttorneys office on 1 unless pore shall be voluntary J Bank President of rings a suit for divorce against a dissolute jroman whom lie married while on a I The James Putnam tries In a council Baptist clergy to revive the Tabernacle but fails to do more than to excite licir anger and who was of the Carlin tarty who abandoned George Colgate in a lying condition in the Bitter Root has arrived in New but is extremely re ticent about tho Trapper Keeley charges Tint the abandouraeiitwascruel and CariJu says that Kwleys t yoiiuu Carlin are prompted bybiackiiiuir Satolli is ill with Civil Service Commissioners Proctor is electee f The Wilson Tariff bill is threatened by Demo crats who demand The Presidents Hawaiian message probably will be Hetit to Congress next Monday Secretary Carlisle asks Assistant Appraise Biglin and Theodore Willis to Senator Voorhees Introduces a financial bil providing for the purchase coinage o The House adopts a rule making the Arizona niul New Mexico Statehood bills a continuing order until disposed LAWYERS HUSTLING FOR A STAY DOMESTIC Brockwny made a defense ut an old Bufllilo Indiana and Illinois experienced earthquaki Arrest of a man in Cincinnati for swindling docl A plol to rescue Murderer Bob Morley at Bar The Edison Company is said to have just a OOO Kiuhteeu indictments for alleged pensioi frauds against a Virginia Haverstriiw bricltmuu agree to sell no more bricl for less thnn a Knsign was married to the daughter of the late Major Arthur Courtney and IIcury Taylor will be hnugcd together loclay at Irinccss The Pennsylvania Company has ordered all heiids of departments David engineer in a Fitlsfourg light jjlan currents was killed by aJOOO Henrv charged with being in col lusion with tlie wreckers of the Keystone Bank of is Danbury hatters petition their Congressmen to oppose the Wilson Danbury manu facturers will do the same The Mayor of has cut oftsup pliesfrom theclty charity which haTe been goink to iron workers who are strik ing for the unirfn Charles Luckey Is hanged at for the murder of Ills parents Ralwh Crossmire Is hanged at for the murder of his and Angelo at for tlie murder of Frank Helin FOREIGNT A bomb was exploded last evening at Depew gives Londoners tips on railway Adele of New weds the Earl of Essex in James Gordon Bennett returns to Paris re Btored to France is thinking about protecting her farm ers against imported Several notorious Anarchists were arrested yesterday in Olot and Chancellor Caprivl tells Reichstag the Government will take support where It flnds Van Alen has arrived in London and means to remain in England until after Christ Hawaiian Minister savs the revolutionists will resist but will not murder the It is denied from London and Ottawa that Great Britain and Canada are seeking to con trol formerly Swiss Minister to Washing was elected yesterday President of the Swiss The Pope has expressed his abhorrence of bombthrowing and bis sympathy with mem Mrs of the French Chamber of Miss Dorothea of Sail is the first woman to pass an examination In France for the degree of Doctor of The Ivy City racetrack meet James Corbett arrives at Ives defeats Slosson In the billiard tourney by the trore of 0OO to 1 Jack McAulifle and Young Mitchell will meet I in u nixround contest at catch weights in San Dirnberger breaks the thirdmile flyingstart record at doing the dis The strongarm of the law smote Jon McKane Supreme Cour Justice Joseph Barnard rules that th Coney Island boss and his coconspira Police Justice Richard New ton and Election Inspectors Harlan Cran James Cropsey and Nicholas J were guilty of contempt court in their no is In election For this each of the men namei is ordered to be imprisoned for thirty days in the Kings County Jail and to pay a fine of Orders for the placing o these men in jail will be put in Sherif Courtneys hands and the mei who cared nothing for the Supreme Cour 7 will probably sleep in cells ii Raymond Street Jail McKanes lawyers declare that the will appeal from Justice Barnards de and will apply today to som Supreme Court Justice for a stay o proceedings pending decision on such ap The result of uch a move i Unless i stay is grantee the arrests will be Justice Barnards decision was de llvered to Clerk Gerard of the Supreme at 10 M by the American Expres in whose care it had been In trusted in Its arrival hat been and there was a largi crowd in The decision coverec Ive typewritten ExJudge Jame Troy and Lawyer George Roderick counsel for John crowded close to the clerks eager to learn What is the find ing whispered The clerk stated the penalties imposed and a mighty cheer from the crowd Ii the courtroom followed the announce the full text of Justice Barnards William Gaynor is the plaintiff referred to JUSTICE BARNARDS a town of Kings County had In 1892 as shown by the State census in thai This pop ulation would call for a registered vote of about This registry number agrees with the vote of the town substan tially for years before tne census was In the fall of that year the vote of the town was returned at over In fall of 1893 the registry of voters arose The who was a candidate for an important office to be voted for at the election of appller to the inspectors of election for copies of the lists in each of the six districts of the which all voted in one build The application was unsuccessful and the plaintiff applied to this court for its aid in compelling the production of the so that the plaintiff could copy The court instructed the inspec tors as to the right of the plaintiff to have copies of the but that his right was no greater than the right of other The inspectors were again applied to by persons acting for the plain tiff in sufficient numbers to copy the lists in due if the lists were The instruction by the court was used by the inspectors to baffle the Persons who were apparently employed in copying the lists refused to give them up or to permit copies to be made simultaneously with these pre tended for It is fully established that no real copy was being The JIHCH were not The Inspectors could not be The combination to prevent the publicity of thn lists in Hurtnd the entire body of the inspectors of defendants have made au issue jus to che conduct of the plain tiffs The issue is of no importance undei the view of the case presenteS to the He did he could get the His agents say they for them in a civil and becoming The defendants say that the request was made rudely and without that selfcon trol which should prevail among persons transacting business FRAUD WAS This great fact Is uncontradicted the lists were not whether the request was made rudely or The plain tiffs thus shows that a reg istry of the voters of the town was made which justified the inference of which did It proved it The law providing for registry designed a mi nority representative in the board of in it called for publicity of the By reason of the unfaithfulness of the whole board of the security to the candidate entirely Neither the names of this fraudulent registry nor the places of residence of the voters could be An election board made up of these iuspectora would be no protection to the minority Under these circumstances the plain tiff applied to this Court for Us aidT The party watchers on the part of the Re publican party became the object of sus although appointed by the regu authority in such The plaintiff made application for other who were All the remedy left to the plaintiff was to have faithful watch ers at the Violence had been used to drive away the and violence was anticipated to drive away the watch Upon proof of the facts above de an injunction was granted re straining the defendants from interfer ng with these so clothed with the power of appointmentfrom the Re publican No attempt was made to Interfere with the watchers previously It Is pViln under the facts as proved by the atndavlta that they were not designed to watch In the plaintiffs nterest or In the Interest of the Repub which had nominated him for A PROPER The bill of complaint was or he plaintiff and all persons similarly situated are without any adequate rem A case of combination and conspir acy was established in respect to the and violence had been seemingly to prevent persons from put ing themselves where Illegal acts could e seen and reported and the Illegal suit Equity has the power to aid the plaintiff in giving its protection to agents having a lawful purpose in and one protected by positive law and needed to give him a fair Un der the proof final judgment could be anticipated that the registry was fraudu lent that the Inspectors conspired to make it and to that end sup pressed the publicity of the list that watchers first appointed were appointed for form that they should have retired when their successors appeared with the authority of this if such an act was needed but they could re main without offense to the It was not within the power of the defendant to question the propriety of the injunction order If the court hud jurisdiction of the subject its order must be People ex Van 136 New INJUNCTIONS DO Was the order and by whom Here the proof IK overwhelming In favor of the of who was the Chief of Police of the He met the carriage in which Bacon and others were carried to the Town and upon Bacon alighting from the carriage stated to him that he had been expecting Upon being told that he was under the protection of an McKane stated that injunctions did not and ordered Bacons He WAR beaten and conllncd in a cell and suffered in dignity upon McKane de nies but the treatment of Bacon is not and McKane van Chief of Bacon is sup ported by his companions in the car The evidence is so clear and con clusive that McKane had been the controlling power in all the preceding evil which had been and the police had been so ready to arrest on his without that he stands as one of the conspirators against the election if not the chief of the It Is natural that his acts on the election morning would be in accord with his pre vious He knew of the Injunction and defied and must bo ad judged guilty of a criminal JUDGE NEWTONS PART IN The proof shows that New ton met a who was riding in a carriage towards the polling places of with the some 150 feet from the Town He was told the men were under protection of an but he defied the and would not let the party proceed fur A policeman then threatened to club Grout If he went Newtons conduct on this occa sion was only a continuation of his pre vious and he had been very act ive In preventing the publication of the notwithstanding that he is a Jus tice of the Peace of the The affi davits of the persons who accompanied Grout fully sustained his and there is not any doubt of the fact that Newton violated the injunction and should be adjudged guilty of con The three inspectors of election are guilty of a criminal contempt for viola tion of the injunction One Rosen bach appeared at the polling place and told these inspectors that he had an in junction order to He started to produce and was Immediately attacked from every He threw tho papers upon the table In front of the He was thrown and arrested by a police man and locked The inspectors subsequently signed a warrant for this The arrest presumably made at their in donance of the Tho vote of town was over which culler for of some for over THE PUNISHMENT What shall the punishment be An extreme case is A combinatioi which the Registry the watchers first appointed and the police through its is established agains the purity of an There was ii false there was Illegal refusal to make it The copyists had arrested and put In cells without the lenst criminal act on their and the friends ami watchers of those who were interested in thn vote were Illegally ar beaten and imprisoned by the in spectors and police acting with them to accomplish a result Injurious In the highest degree to popular sovereignty which rests upon fair a fail countof the and a rigid respect to this count thus The extreme pun ishment provided by the law must be imposed for mien an offense thus bru tally carried The accused are lined each am for thirty days in the County Tall of Kings McKANE HEARS THE The news was carried to iiis office at by The boss and his counsel then iield an earnest Finally Judge Troy hurried over to the Court House and joined Lawyer The alter had been scanning the text of decision with extreme When he reached the part relating that the reg lists were not he said A BILL IN The Vernon Olyphant Found Dead with a Riile Beside HIS FAMILY THINK THE OCCURRENCE WAS AN HEALTH HAD BESET HIM OP The Vernon Olyphant was thlrtj three years He was ordained a Presbyterian minister six years He never had a because of He was found dead in his fathers house at G with a rifle bullet in his The rifle was by his Robert the is the President of the Delaware and Hudson Canal He lives in a handsome house at 1GO Madison The family is an old and rich Its wealth came from the old cnina house of Oly phant The other who is older than the dead and who is are of the coal firm of Ward whose office is in the Coal and Iron Ex Vernon Olyphant had strong religious tendencies from his He was grad uated from Princeton College with the class of and afterwards from the Princeton His ordination fol Overstudy and application ruined a constitution which was not naturally An attack of pneu monia was followed by severe Nervous from which he never en tlraly Tlie youngman always made his home with his He lived a studi ous doing much missionary work about the nection with directing his He hadno regular con way In any church or energies in the which he thought they would do the most Jjflst winter he preached often at the Seamans Often his health would not permit him to do He did much literary work of a religious Ijast Hummer he published a volume of He also pub HIs wrote many articles which were1 llshed in the religious work commanded serious attention from He spent most of his sum He was fond 45 West mers In the of Robert of Justice mltted it Cullen practically was ad the leavier those things are the better for We did expect this out but we were prepared for Our appeal papers have already been and now well have that Injunction THE PLAN OF Isaac for Judge said tho case would be taken jefore the next General Term of th iuprerne which sits the second Monday In He felt ic that that body would reverse he decision of Justice who would not be on the bench F ng they would go to the Court f Judge Barnard Is about to retire from the said Gen Cat and wanted to makea splurge before going This decision is the From the way It has come out think the decision was written before lie evidence was all In Judge Troy and Lawyer Roderick applied yesterday afternoon to Supreme Court Justices Cullen and Dyk man for a but In each Instance were told that nothing would be done until the order of had been In response to a note of Inquiry from a Justice Cullen wrote No tay granted Counsel were told by he Court that any appeal must be made nly after the entry of an order upon ustice Barnards McKane went to lunch at Duffys chop In Court at 3 He looked better physically than le has for a How do I feel he First m not I guess weve done othlng very THE DECISION Albert the head of the ounsel who prosecuted said Tlie decision was the logical and nat ral conclusion of the I ould at no time see what other result ould be Justiceeject Gaynor said The opinion f Justice Barnard illustrates his great haracter and his marvellous He seems to have absorbed and to share very feelingwhich I had while con endins with the Gravesend I ave not a particle of 111 feeling towards and would not say a word o do him means much In the Board f where the entire vote of Qravcsend Is likely to be thrown n addition to the seating of Woifert s Instead of In the Ixth and Friday Instead of Graham as Assemblyman In the Slx eenth both of which Include he town of It will leave that lace without a representative in the 3oard of McKane cannot ote at the organization of the new oarS If he Is serving his term In nd his chances of being reelected Prea dent pro seem slim xciimitjicturer of finest fun M meat nearl7UnL V Thirtysixth Ihe family saya that Olyphant was under his core tho greater part of the The young man camn often to the doctors Watts thinks that of late his health showed He was subject to periods of the deepest depres These were brought by his 111 whlcl freyemed him from en tering into He was most snxious to haver a Members of Jhe family say that Ver 71011 seemed more cheerful than usual When he met breakfast and at luncheon he seemed h excellent There however no such uronounced change inhis man ner as to arouse He seemet perfectly After luncheon ht went to his as was his custom to read and He occupied the fronl room on the third as a retiring room and and an adjoining room us a Grace Olyphant saw her brother about 3 He was then She returned to her which Is just under that occupied by Vernon Soon after she heard a noise overhead She thought that Vernon had dropped one of his heavy and thought no more about No one else In the house heard the When dinner time came Vernon did not come They waited for him a little Then the father went up stairs to call he entered the room he saw his son lying back on tlie lounge in rather a natural Ai first lie supposed that the young man was He called When he did not answer the father approached Then he saw wound in the The body was almost A Winchester rifle was iylnp across the arms of a chair near the where It had been Vernon was fully Watts was summoned He saw at once that Vernon had been dead several A heavy bullet had pierced the causing Instant Whether it was accident or design no one There was nothing that in rllcatod No scrap of pipcr or letter could be Everything about the room was found to be as The members of the family think it was an One of the brothers said that Vernon told him that ho oftoli took down his gun cleaned It to kill They think that Vernon was clean Ing the gun yesterday when It Watts said that there was no rea son why Vernon should have killed him except his continued as he said that had improved somewhat of He thought that the young mans strongreligious bent woulil prevent his taking his own There were no financial or domestic nor love to Influence Vernon Olyphant was a member of tho Princeton and Common wealth of the Sons of the His father a member of the Downtown and Seventh Regiment Veterans He also belonged to the Columbia Alumni Associa the National Academy of Sons of the Metropolitan Museums of Art and and the Geographical SILENT PARTNERS IN Byrnes the Owners of Dis orderly Honiei DistrictAttorney Nieoil received n visit from ByrneB late yeFtcrdny afternoon and the two were closeted or some Neither would say what the pertained It was pivcn that Byrnes had talked with Nicoll concerning tho proposed indictment of the owners of dis orderly Byrnes wants the extraordinary Grand Jury to consider the matter at butns they arcnow busy with election frauds they It Is understood that NIcoll promised to lay the matter before the regular firanrt Jury on As was announced exclusively in The World on Central Office detectives spent several days last week overhauling the tax presumably to un certain tho names of owners of houses used for disorderly RILLED ON This Man Tried to Cross the bu Fell Between a Cablo Car and a An unknown colored man was killed on just below Canal shortly nfte 0 o clock last It is not known posi tively whethtfr his death was caused by a cabl car or by one of Bernard Biglin s heavy trucks which was hauling mail to the TostOflice froi the steamship Broadway at that hour was crowded wit teams and and the flurry of snoi which was falling prevented any of the wit nesses from obtaining a clear view of the ncui dent 3t was learned that the man attemptci to cross the street just in front of In his haste he ran into the cabl He tried to clutch the gate of the fron but failed and was hurled hack int the He bounded like a rubber bal against lilglins and was thrown bad agaAiflt the Then people who saw tin accident truckmen stopped the and presently Policeman Dunicl Hag gcrty While the oftlcorwas endeavoring to learn tho the grtpmim started his car up The policeman arrested the driver of the John The latter had taken the names of several lie protested tha the cablecar killed the but admitted tha the was hurled against his At tho Leonard street police station Shannon told Sergeant that the colored mai was hurled against his and on the re bound fell beneath the The car was mov ing Tlie body of the victim vas carried to the poJue Nothing was found on his person to give a duetto his All he possessed was a knilo and His necli was Thery was an abrasion on th right side of thu The lower lip was severed down to the and on the forebear was a irossshaped How these peculiai cuts could bu inflicted by the wheels of tho trunk is The dead man wiis about fifty years He had a ihink moustache and and wore ml flannel two pairs of trou pers and a His outer clothing wiis o dark His hat was a brown derby who lives Twenty sixth is married aud has a lie is completely Republicans Will Gain Two Republicans will utilize decision of Justice Barnard to a and Member of Assembly They will try to secure the seat of Senator John to which the State Board of Canvassers declared him though to effect this the returns from Gravcs etid were which gave him a plurality of The Kepublicum bythethrow ng out of the Gravesena gain an As semblyman from tht Gravesend The nineteen Republican Senators will vote solidly or the admission of WoUerL who ia contesting They will thus have within votes of a twothirds BROADWAY AS A MIDNIGHT A Gotham Incroyable Partly Disrobes and Is Hustled Home in a Two welldressed young men were standing on a few steps bolow Twentythirt yesterday at 1 The larger of the hud evidently been associating for a good part of the evening with some choice brand o being In a lethargic would not listen to the entreaties of companion to hoard uptown car and go Nor did the peaceful urgings of sev eral Tenderloin nighthawks avail The paliohco of the temperate young man be came and ho drifted n cross liroad wny before the howling leaving his nsso chue leaning ngaUittttho window of a railroad Whenloft alone tlie drunken mans lethargy Jolt and with began to Hisovercoat was taken oftand care fully thrown intotha His under coat at id vest followed Tho oufls came They ue re thrownhigh in the air funned by a were landed aeross tlie street nt the feet of the nobnr Before any further disrobing was possible a passing cab was hailed by the iood a few whispered to the who climbed down from his a hasty gathering up of the garments and a piling of the hali dressed with his into the The driver got the gave hisnngafow cuts with the whip uud rattled out ol eight up JT WAS THlcOLDEST A Warm Wave Came with How If Farmer Dunn Is correct In his prognostica tions youngsters who are impatient to got on their inust wait The Farmer says he is sorry to disappoint young but that this morning a worm wave Is going to roll In upon us and undo the freezing of the past two Yesterday was the coldest day of the thus A piping tenmile breeze sharpened the air and made iisfflad to gen At 4 the thermometer registered 33 degrees above In Albany it was down to 4 de grees below The coldest place in the country was at where the temperature was reported to be 20 degrees be low At 8 yesterday the thermome ter showed degrees above The flight fall of snow that begun at 5 and ended at 9 was Farmer Dun to tho rising tern Secretary Park suys that if the worm wave does not interfere Van Oort landt Lako will be open today for Crotona Lake was opened The next very cold wave alone can tell when Cen tral Park lake will be The Ice hi Van Cortltuujt park was three inches thick last and all arrangements were completed to throw it open Badger Thievei Give Three Tenderloin Watcnerg a Tough The old badger supposed to he extinct In the Tenderloin was worked early yesterday morning on Daniel of ly5 West Twentyeighth and employed in Shonleys on near Thirtieth who was uliRhtly was accosted by Ida Bennett at Sixth avenuo and Twentyninth and accompanied her to her room at No 131 West Twentyeighth where he was relieved of a roll ol Detective Dugan visited the house about JO when he attempted to arrest the man whr The detective produced a revolver and whistled for Policemen Lawless and Cash rcspoin after a Bennett was The woman was found in a clothes At the West street station Beunett naid in the advertising Both will be arraigned1 in JeHcrson Market Police Court this ho Had posed as the woman r man drew a ITS EFFECTS MAY BE Tke University Settlement Society Discusses the Good It The University Settlement Society of York held1 a reception in its 26 Delancey yesterday after noon and evening for the purpose of dis cussing the annual which has iustbeeh and for talking over work for the coming Henry Chairman of the Council of presided He laid particular jtreae on the necessityof buildingup girls and adults form ng tne Neighboring He believes hat if the patrons of the club could themselves visit or Induce their friends to visit guild so that they could be In touch with the needs of the workini odyv nilv r ery far In Its g an unusually strong light be formed which could reach DID HE GET CamsWilson Figures in a Very Queer AN ALLEGED EQUITABLE LOAN ON HIS FIANCEES MISS M EREIUS EYES BEGIN Special to The looks as though CamsWilsonH promise to many Miss Florence of late in De cember would be It is alleged that he promised to return today with which he wus to get from the Equitable Life Assurance of New and that tonight he telegraphed Cannot Tho parents of Miss Merrill now say that they believe that he is an The OOO is stated to be a loan made to Miss Merrill in anticipation of a legacy from her Early in October of this year the Lyon Chaplain of Wards in troduced CamsWilson to Susan of Hudson has a handsome house and is finely She gave a luncheon in honor of and intro duced him to Miss Florence Miss Merrill1 s grandmother was the late Mary of Now who left a life interest in trust to her Mercer at tho mothers was to revert to her daughter MIPS Merrill also has a wealthy of and altogether plie has reason to expect to be well ofl soino CurtisWilson bugan paying particular atten tion to Miss und about six weeks ago ho proposed Three Sundays ago a column story was published In the Connecticut SundayWorld about tho After this publication much more attention wits paid here to He wus regarded us a great and was courted as a lords He said that his William Cnrus of wiis but his elder brother WHH living and he was the next heir to vast Despite this prospect ho has been lodging lit 11 cheap boardinghouse and taking his meals in his room iii a primitive It came to the ears of The World correspond ent that CamsWilson was badly in need of money and that he negotiating a loan o offering as security it will whlcl Miss Merrill had abstracted from its hiding that while the company was willing to make the tb was not satis lud with the collate is in the event o Miss Merrill dying before her mother tin estate would go elsewhere and so to securi tselfthe company had taken out n policy ui Miss Merrill1 s life in another company foi the Equitable paying tho On 5 father of Miss Merrill wns auestloned oh tho Jlu was very in ignant declared that It was He talked to his daughter about it and declared that itwasfalsa But Morril began to nnd thei tie found that hisdaughtor had gone with an insurance to tlwollieo o Crcorgo nna had been mil that a policy for OOO hurt been IHHI m her Then Merrill taxed his daughter with lecciving but after an allnight urgu ijent emphatically denied every Lust Saturday Miss Merrill left niul r mother feared she had run Shcrlt larkson was appeuled to and he sent out n deputy to nnd He IKO requested tho Town Clerks of this city and Stratford to refuse to give a marriage license to CamsWilson or Miss Towards night both Miss Merrill and CarusWilson returned to tho and Miss Merrill said coolly to her parents 1 I have had my life What o t I1 in of Hgo nnd can do as I CnnisWilson Btoocl by and said ho knew lothing about and pretended to bu greatly Last Sunday Merrill sent for The World correspondent mid said his intighter had He was greatly wrought and Miu Merrill said she was convinced that Carns Vilson was un produced a jopy of her mothers which she hnd kepi n her It was drawn by Judge of New and was dated May The property nonveycd by the will Is In Thirtyfiftk New Merrill said nho hnd tried to get some atisfactlon out of CamsWilson as to who he He referred her to John of and to a bank in Threndnccdle Merrill showed Mack tys in said that he md seen CarusWilson only and thut rjis when ho attended a reception at his Muckays The Threadneodlc street wink letter tiiitd thut ten ago Curus Vilfou hud hud some dealings with the vhlch were all straight and but wince hen they know nothing of Merrill said that CarusWilson had airly lived on He had stayed at the louse and weeks at a lie lay tbed until 11 and had Imposed upon Jieir She said he had given hei laughter a worth not over one 01 wo Looks and eomo She and Merrill had both told him they did not like lirn and wished ho would clear had hypnotized her He had romised to present her to the Queen aud in roduce her Into the bust society of he assured she would grace and would prove a great During this con versation CarusWilson and Miss Merrill came n from a They were both very indig nant at being Miss Merrill said I have had my life and I lavearlght lam twentythree years old and can do as I As for making u hats my business and no one has any right to it Is at all Yon have no sav In thi H is my affair and I quite believe tha under rny grandmother1 s will J have a right to do if the Equitable have any absurc idea that 1 am and ribject on thn I think that a letter of this nature wil settle Sign your usual signature anc address to my full 135 West Thirty fourth New 1 need hardly tel you that it is not neeoftsary lo keep this It will look better if yourletter to me should not appear like a love as the insurance company knows nothing about that part of the under all the it is better that they should I am looking forward to seeing you very Au HERBERT 1 Kind love to your dear Miss Merrill sent the dictated letter as re and ns he has not returned as he promised she is fearinl that he will Tho parents have placed the original of the foregoing letter in the hands of Couniy Sheriff and he will try to find Carns H the has not been secured by CarusWilson It will be Miss Merrill herself since the gram came tonight that her idol is broken and that she has made a serious CliniaWilson Ah xwviTLLoufl the only onoof Its cfnd In the Berii IOUNITKD 10 Park V derstand that I am marrying Miss Merrill for a paltry Dear me I could marry Liiy quantity of rich girls In New York if I but its not money I Its Flor I know about nnd would not touch a penny of urnlng to the with a surprised he aid 1 hope you have done nothing like J could not countenance After a heated in which and Merrill said very disagreeable things to who held his ground because ho vas seconded by the tho young man aid You may say in your paper that wo are o be married during the last week of Decem ber by the Lyon My best nan will be James son of Roljert The maid of honor will be Miss of After the wedding we vill go to London for a month or and aftcr vards to New J have to go to New rork tomorrow lor a day or and after I cturn J will rive you my also that f Miss Merrill because I nm so well known I uppose you would like it for your Instead of going to New CarusWilson pent Monday unn Tuesday In On oth days he was at a house in Lafayette hose host lays claim to social Since CarusWilson has been here there has een visiting at this house a girl from Vermont rhom the hostess represented as an amsWiiBon spent his mornings at this feomelirncs stopped to luncheon und ined at the Monday night Miss Merrill received the fo owing postmarked Urldfioport and euled with red wax with the imprint of two Monday Dearest Flo I am writing to the treuusrer iskinghim ip appoint a time to see me on Vednesday I mentioned this day so us to give him time to reply to me also that may have a letter of yours to show In case they make objection on the eround Begin yours My Dear Herbert I hope you can manage to put this matter through for as I have fully made up my mind to raise the money if CarusWilsoa occupies a rear hall room on the third Door of the house 135 West Thirtyfourth He was anxious last night that nothing should be wild in the house when tho subjccl of The World reporters visit was and suggested an adjournment to a nearby When the story as told in the above despatch was outlined to him he at first denied Then he said the young ladys mother was She was in face most violently and would iu a short time have to be the has taken an unreasonable dislike to CarusWilson and spent most ol her time telling romantic stories to tha olc women of Stnvtlord and The father of the he knew none of the details of the Uc knew only the of the The young man was slightly perplexed when told thut tho young lady liad confessed all the details to her but after a moment he re iterated that the father knew nothing the lie denied that ho hud ever promised to pro d uce Huch a proposition from his standpoint wus having been In this country ovei three with my social 1 could raise in twenty His fallimto misu was utterly So wus the statement thut Miss Mer rill had endeavored lodoos much for him by having her Ufa insured for MX then obtaining a 000 loan upon the Me did that Merrill had endeavored to have her life insured for a largi but ho had endeavored to dis de He until that he had but during tho after noon IIP received from her a letter wherein she informed him that if she could not depend upon him to complete negotiations for her she would find some one moro Unadmitted the engagement and acknowl edged he had known the girl only ten He was introduced to her by whom ho mot through the Lyon of Wards OnrusWilson denied that he had over posed us the eon of an English He that was the son ol a wealthy land holder in and that the estate wus known Casterdou The estates were not and oven his us second was sufficient to port both hiinpcirnnd CamsWilson docs nut dislike In fact he thinks II might give him a boom Ho is not unaccustomed to for uljout two years ago ho was made the subject of an by Ward Notwithstanding urnsWilsons many good be will talk about having miiitfloci with the best society1 beipc rocog nixofl by tin Four talk about Jihnl anything should appear in print that was distasteful to And incidentally it might be though CurusWilson had apparently Just come from tho lie worn light a sack black scarf and a lowcrowned slifl STAGESTRUCK GIRLS IN Fresh from the They Attracted Crowds of Broadway Two mile girls in blue excited frequenters of upper Broadway between 8 find J last They wore pretty with fresh red big blue eyes and curly brown Uoih of them wore blue Khorfc dresses and dark s toe One of them had on u tan coat and tho other a sealskin Both wore largo Gainsborough Neither more than seventeen years They appeared first on Broadway and Thirty third struec at 8 Th cy met pollccmnn nnd nsked him the stage door of Koatcr imri Biuls Thu policeman cfiem and they hurried around into Thirtyfifth TheX pounded on the stage What do you want1 asked tho We want to go on tne was the re Come fiaid and he banged tho The girls reluniod to Broadway and wandered up and down until quite a crowd They hunted up tlie stage door of the Fifth Avenue They weru refused admit Then they went up to the tlie crowd trailing in their The Casino singe door wasclosed in their faces and aftor wandering up iml down Thirtyninth they turned to the Vaudeville Tho crowd galnered tlie corner of Thirtyninth street to watch tho The Vaudeville Club stage drove up to the awning protecting tho entrance jusc as tho girls sturttd to Three knobby young men got out of Iho stage and eyed the Tho girls Tho trio fled After a long delay one of tho employees of the Vaudeville Club appeared at the door and heard tho story of the They were from the had come to town and wero stay ing with an aunt and wanted to go on the Btage at The man withdrew burer cd In a few mlii ery so ladies would have to call on the The girls sauntered down Broadway heading a procession of proinenaders and took a Har lem train at Thirtythird Lp pearcd In a few minutes and said that tho Vaudeville Club was very but tho young VAN ALEN REACHES Says He Will Remain in England Until After by the Press Publlshlne New York Special Cablo Despatch to The James Van Alen has arrived at Thomass in Berke ley and talked very freely to i Interviewer He said he had as had been re chartered a yacht for a Mediter ranean may do so If two New port gsntleman and his contented to join Ha will remain in England until after He has not received any intimation as Lo whom the President will appoint as Ambassador to Van Alen then yielded himself to a violent outbreak of denunciation against the New York One the Other in State Among the indictments found in the District Attorneys pigeonholes aud dismissed yester day in Part of General one against James a of 108 Ave uie dated The defendant died last Another was against James who was in a bartender or Frank 4OO Tenth He las been In the State Prison at Trenton for hree aud is nerving a liveyears sen ence Bennett Return to James Gordon Bennett has returned to Paris after two months during which he has passed considerable time on the Bennett bos completely recovered from hia which will leave no serious The Cry Arises from a Mighty Throng in Old Cooper NOW THE FIGHT AGAIN7ST BOSS RUL1 BEGINS IN MAN BUSINESS MEN WERE THERE Down with Tammany was the cry which resounded Cooper Union It rang out from the lips of speakers on the and waa caught up by a mighty concourse of people before It was the keynote oC the oratory and the inspiration of the It was the slogan which had brought together thousands of earnest all actuated by the common pose of slashing the tentacles which biad TELLS HOW THEY IN DID Manhattan Island in the grasp of Uwl Tammaaiy In the great throng1 there assembled wore men who had fought Tammany Hall for and men who been affiliated with it and shared the wunVs There were men who had been frozen out of the Fourteenth street and who had walked out voluntarily when the collar galled their But the great majority was of men not in men and working whose faces are not famil iar ones in political meetings of any party or And the earnestness of every one of them was Thoy had come to see what the In dependent County Organization was going to offer them in the way of an honest andaggressive fight against the Tammany Their enthusiasm was evidence that they were pleased wllh the platform and promises of tha new JUDGE MCREA STARTS The great hall at Cooper Union seats Every chair was occupied long1 before S and when Civil Justice William McCrea called the meeting to order there was no standing room left In the hall or the leading to Hundreds of people LAWYER TOWXSEND DENOUNCES came late were turned The two ront which had been reserved for were filled The Seventh Regiment Band kept the crowd good mtured for the half hour it had to wait Before the meeting Charles Steck Justice Julius Srneat William Cans and half L dozen others who had been most active n getting the meeting under way were ike schoolboys in their enthusiasm as hey watched the gathering Justice McCrea made a short n which he stated the object of the meeting then nominated for its pre siding officer Thomas Van Bure lead of the silk Importing firm of A Vun Buren and a greatgrand nephew of Presidant Martin Van Bur Van Buren Is a athletic young man of Htg speech ex aressed only thanks for the honor con ferred upon Most of the two hun dred honorary VIcePresidents and one hundred Secretaries were seated on A PROTEST AGAINST John of and Spirit read these which were adopted with a whirlwind of ap plause The mis government of city by the rulers of Tammany Hall aroused in the minds of ail thoughtful ;