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Salem Daily News, The (Newspaper) - January 30, 1890, Salem, Ohio HE SALEM DAILY NEWS. NO. 25. SALEM. OHIO, THURSDAY, JANUARY 30. 1890. TWO CENTS. t of Onr Flgfet- the Soft. nal Vessel! Be- a Formidable e Fleet itod of Ova Secretary to the Senate, of the policy board >ase of the naval this report was snator Bale's bill, ;e on Naval Affairs duction tho board, tion that a navy is war and to pre- ;ond purpose may it than the first, isted to meet the juntry in war will e to perform the time of peace. ports of this conn- tie high seas are and the uch more. All of to destruction in The cessation of iralyze enormous the port of New ckaded for three ice greater confu- bombardment of arthat tne Uuited >ckby sea, because ific oceans furnish rrier to an invad- should maintain a Cher in tbe world, ouivgreatest inter- of supply, and far >ase of supply of ons. The United Id be able to de- ipplies in proxim- ich belongs to the the enemy back ,he contest all ves- nce. This and the hways of our corn- coastwise, would pal demand to ba for purposes of de- s naval strength, lemy would be ef- Great Britain, ill soon have 113 without bases of the Atlantic, could 3f these but seven- With their present Cations possess 180 ich 53 are i'attle- >erate against this claims that the fol- 1 be added to the 1 great endur- of limited coal en- of tons and sers of about 9ftO sers of about 5do-depot and arti- class torpedo boats, class torpedo boats ships of great en- 3r cruisers and tor- DStacles to carrying mrae is the absence supply. There ent able to furnish and unless others quantity of armor >re 1395. The board ress will make ap- itely for a oonsider- fily armored ships, or will induce the r large plants. 'ore believes that f profitably be laid years, the distri- different types de- pacity of tne vari- .ablishments of the as possible of this however, should be imends that a wide and torpedo experi- that to begin these I be appropriated for 3 board also calls at- ssity of increasing navy yards andcoal- coaling strips at sea. i- caucus of was held last .ions of party policy. favor of the adop- were made, taken beyond tbe TUMULT AKl- KIOT. of In MM of Keprcie .it to by Minority- Work la WASHIXGTOX, Jan The wildest and most tumultous scene since reconstruction times was enacted in the House yesterday orer the motion to take up the Smith-Jackson Virginia election case. After the Bouse had pMMd a bill relieving the political disabilities of D. C. Smith, of Texas, Mr. Dalzell, of Penn- sylvania, called up the West Virginia contested election case. MrrCnsp, of Georgia, raised the question of consideration and lU.bustermg at once began. On this the Democrats generally refuted to vote. When the vote was announced it found that 161 votes were in the affirmative and two in the negative. Mr. Crisp at once raised the point of no quorum and Speaker Reed di- rected the clerk to record the names, a list of he had kept of members not voting but present. A loud shout of approval was raised on the Republican side Theu-as the names of Ike Democrats were -e .J by thr Speaker, mem- hen got up in their plac-os :md protested against names being record against their will. Mr. Breckenridge. of Kentucky, when his Mne wan called, took the floor and denounced fee action of the as -'revolutionary." With this the Democrats stood up and cheered him, or shouted by cries of the Republicans characterized as the "rebel yell The scene at this moment on the of the House was one of tumult and riot. "When quiet was partially restored, Speaker he sunplv announcing a fact, not voting for members. Subsequently he made a in justification of his course, quoting precedents to maintain the correctness of hU position and citing the action of Gov. Hill, of New York, while presiding officer of the New York State Senate Mr. Cnsp, of Georgia, appealed from the de- of the chair and quoled from Speaker Blame's ruling on the Force bill to the eTect that the Speaker had not the power to count a quorum and declared that Speaker Reed's de- cision just made would be the foundation of the greatest legislative fraud ever committed. Mr. McKiuley took the Moor und yielded to a motion to adjourn, which was carried without division. The matter will come up again to-day M soon as the House meets. SENATE A communic.nlon from the Secre tary of the Navy was presented transmitting the "policy" report and expressing his belief in the capacitj of the country to build the eight battle ships recommended by the department Mr. Mitchell then addressed the Senate on the bill for the free coinage of silver. Mr Mitchell fi von cl '.'Oiniije of silver as the only way to restore and secure national prosperity and to give silver tbe debt-pjyjig functions of legal tenders, wr.d also to provide lor the issue of legal tender certificates based upon silver coinage. Mr. Vance gave notice that lie would speak to-day on the bill to provide for the emigration of colored people The Senate then, after a abort secret session, adjourned. OUTBIDS YO KK. Chicago World's i ui 'alt tee Will In- crease the Guarantee Fund to OOO by the Isiuauce of CHICAGO, Jan. 30. At a meeting of the executive committee of the Chicago World's Exposition yesterday Mayor Cregier was instructed, after the passage of a resolution, to send tbe following telegram to Colonel George R. Davis at "Washington- "By action of the execu- tive committee of the Chicago World's Exposition, it is proposed to increase the fund to by the issuance of in bonds." This matter has been in contempla- tion for seme time, and in view of tho satisfactory condition of the finances and the liberality and public spirit dis- played by the people of Chicago and the Northwest generally, it was deemed best to take such action at this time, in to assure Congress that Chicago will do her share towards making the Exposition the greatest success possible OJf TRIAL FOB MURDER. A Young Woman and Her Stepson Charged With 1'ouoning Her Husband. Kan., Jan. very sen- sational case is on trial in the District Court here. Fanny Brown, a young girl, Robert Burnside, who was old enougB to be her grandfather. They lived together happily until Charles, tho old man's son by a former wife, was par- doned and came home from the peniten- tiary. He was about Fanny's age and an attachment followed. He confesses that they contrived to get the old man out of the way and gave him "Rough on Rats." The body was buried and a month later the young people quarrelled. Fanny had Charles arrested on some trivial of- fense and he became infuriated at her and disclosed the details of the awful crime. Both were arrested. She claims to be innocent, but he confesses to every- thing. ______________ Anked for a NEW YORK, Jan. F. Duys- ter, representing tho Metropolitan Eu' hibition Company, and ex-Judge How- land on behalf of John M. Ward, ap- peared before Judge 0'Bric.n in the Su- preme Court yesterday on the settlcmed of the order on the base ball decision o: Tuesday. Mr. Duyster asked that the case beput on the calendar immediately Judse Howland said he did not think he Could try the case before February 8. Mine Shaft. HXTKLEY, Wis.. Jan. accident occurred at the Montreal mine Tuesday eveniiijr which resulted in the death of an Italian named Dominick Giovanni and the serious injury of Guiseppc Giovanni and two otbrr workmen. They were coming to the surface with thcakip when the rope broke, About the Condition of Asylum Patients. County Institutions in New Teik Which Are Deng of Horror and Filth. of AttOn RevMtod WkMh for Frvaipt Thorough of Belter. i ALBANY, Jan. first attuu report of the State la Lunacy was made public yesterday.: A considerable amount of space is debited to a comparison of State care and cottty care of tbe insane, and the report Strong ground in favor of the formef.f A. Large number of shocking served in tho county institutions Imted. One aged woman afflicted with turbulent dementia was found con fitted in a cell-like room. Her bed was scribably filthy and tbe floor was and soiled with her excrement, the odibr of which was terribly offensive. HM only attendants were two pauper gins who brought her food in a basin which they set on her filthy bed. She had no companions except five filthy male pa- tients in the same building. The beds of the latter patients also saturated with human filth. In another part of the building a young woman was found attired in noth- ing but a blue cotton skirt and a man's coat. Iler room was cold and cheerless and its floor was wet and foul. In an- other place the attendant excused the practice of bathing several patients in the same water by saying that ''the pa- tients with skin diseases were bathed last." In andther, two filthy patients were put in the same bod. The commis- sion concludes that however feasible may be the theory of county care it has fallen far short, in practice, of the hopes entertained for it. Its difficulties and defects seem to be ineradicable and the system should be abolished by the Leg- islature. State care, on the other hand, while not perfect, represents all that is best in the present state of medical knowledge. The absence of uniform and reliable statistics covering many years makes it impossible to determine whether the proportion of the insane to the popula- tion is increasing; but while it is cer- tain that there is a steady numerical in- crease, the frequent admission, dis- charge and re-admission of patients to asylums aids in making statistics unre- liable. CONVENTION. HURLED INTO ETERNITY. Three Terribly Mangled Victims of a Boiler Explosion In a Sawmill. CHAJRLESTOX, W. Va., Jan. hor- rible boiler explosion occurred Tuesday at the sawmill of A. ]fe Leech, on Fall- ing Rock creek, twenty-five miles from here, which killed three men. The mill men had stopped to tighten a loose belt. Eight men were working in and near the mill, when a few minutes before noon a terrific explosion occurred, de- molishing the mill and machinery. Joe Wright, aged twenty-five, was filing a saw when the explosion occurred. The saw was broken to pieces, one piece of which cut Wright's throat from ear to ear. He leaves a vridow and child at Wellston, O. Morgan Hoover was blown a hundred yards distant and driven feet foremost into a hollow log up to his waist, being horribly torn and mangled and instantly killed. He leaves a widow and seven children. Bud Mullins, aged twenty- three, single, had his skull crushed, was in the abdomen, eyes and face, scalded, and lived only a few hours. The cause of the explosion is not known. The engineer says there was plenty of water in the boiler. The mill had only started operations Monday after a shut-down for repairs. Broke at the Moment. SAX FEAXCISCO. Jan. rotary plow, which has been making a big fight in the Siearas toward raising the block- ade on the Central Pacific road, broke down Tuesday in the final drift remain- ing near Cascade. The plow had been working for fifteen days continually and it was thought the big machine would hold together until the road was cleared, but the strain was too much and it was completely disabled when only two hundred yards of snow bank re- mained. ST. PAOT, Minn., Jan. the bonders' convention waa called to order jMtarday the eight-hour question was for diacuasiom. The Botttop dele- gation offered the following amendment to the resolution presented by the ex- committee Tuesday: leeogn faring the agitation for shorter of labor than those BOW prevail- the National Association of Build- en declares that it not competent or proper for it to define a certain number of for the building trades gener- ally to adopt, but that it should be left to the local bodies to adjust the number of hours of labor as circumstances may dictate; but we do believe that this body should urge upon all local bodies that the thorough establishment of the sys- tem of "payment by the hour" as ab- solutely necessary safeguard, and they should earnestly labor to secure the es- tablishment of the system." This reso- lution was adopted. The afternoon session was taken up in the introduction of various resolutions, the most important of .which was the adoption of one to the effect that the association is opposed to the system of boycotting as practiced by trades unions 5f the United States. The association further decided to appoint a committee of five members to perfect a plan of ar- bitration proper for the association to recommend to its affiliated bodies and report at the next convention, which is to be held in New York, in February 1891. The following officers were elected: J. Tucker, of New Fork; first vice president, Arthur Mc- Allister, of Cleveland; second vice presi- lent, A. Ittner, of St. Louis; secretary, W. H. Say ward, of Chicago; treasurer, Qeorge Capper, of Chicago. BASE BALL ARBITERS Meet and Dlipose of Some in pnte. NEW YORK, Jan. was a large gathering of base ball men at the Fifth Avenue Hotel yesterday, owing to the meeting of the Board of Arbitration called to settle some of the disputes which have arisen among the clubs since the split last fall. The dispute between ;he New England League and the At- lantic Association was settled by the adoption of the following resolution: Resolved, That the New England Leagve, composed of the Lowell, Worcester, Springfield Hartford clubs, be admitted to the protec- tion of the qualified articles of agreement the tendering of resignation to the Atlantic As- sociation toy the Lowell, Worcester and HarV fortroWtbs.- Several complaints from players were received and disposed of. Tim O'Rourke wrote saying that the Peoria club, of the Tri-State League, owed him some money for last season's work and the secretary of the board was instructed to write aud ascertain if it was true. If it is the club will have to pay O'Rourke. The case of if. J. Cody, of the Cleve- land club, was decided against the Moines club and the Cleveland club can retain him. The special committee on law reported that the Philadelphia being pushed, and in the New York case against an induction had been court had upheld the claim of the League that it has an option on the player's service for 1890. The committee recommended suits in every League city where necessary. The report was adopted. The negotia- tions committee reported 300 applica- tions for positions received from players and a number engaged. Met With a tturncane. PoKTLAifD, Me., Jan. steamei Ontario, which sailed from Bristol, En- gland, January 11, has arrived here and reports encountering a storm on January 17 with a changing wind, high sea and finally a hurricane. A tremendous sea broke over the ship, breaking her for- ward lookout bridge into a mass of scrap roa, and throwing it to the deck below. Large bergs and ice fields were sighted. To Reciprocity. OTTAWA, Oat. Jan. object ol the wrecking bill introduced in Parlia- ment is to secure complete reciprocity in wrecking and towing of vessels and rafts with tbe United States. A Cana- dian wrecking tug, assisting a disabled vessel in American waters, under provisions of tbe bills introduced by Patterson and Kirkpatrick. have to tow the vessel over to tbe Canadian side. TELEGRAPH TAPS DASHED ITS BRAINS OCT. Which Story of In Ohio. Late STATE IAW-MAKER8. t the tar H< 4MMfe, Herman Introduced k Ml ptondiac for the appointment by the au- Attor of CuyaoOft County of twenty aaeeMon atMadajreach for the oily of Cleveland. Mr. Me offered the foUowlig: "Whereas, An at- tempt been made to commit a fraud upon a of tola body by an effort, through a VFR.V. the backet and its bsraan freight to fall to the bottom of the shaft. J at Work. DETROIT. Mich.. -Tan. com- mittee recently appointed to audit tbe accounts of Charles O'Kcillj. tbe treasurer of tbe National Land League, began their labors ia this city jester- It was uaanirooaslj decided to of Tbe a detailed examination oJ for the appoint- tion of tbe formal r-eoraiiion of tbn to ccPSnH with the i of Krazii ocrsrred 1 Committee, for tbe Mansion the at work a was fatal TT; feared. r.f-jfi caa- partj snit. briny -A ow robbery 1m re of this city j Fir- -wti-t _ by a mtftv 33 Workl's Fair Bill ALBAXT, N. Y., Jan. the Sen- ate yesterday Mr. Erwin reported Mr. Stewart's World's Fair bill, with an amendment adding twenty-two new ex- hibition commissioners. The bill was read through and a long discussion fol- lowed, after which tbe bill was passed. Shot Her Betrayer. TROT, N. Y.. Jan. woman giv- ing tbe name of Mia. Minnie McGrath and claiming Chicago as her home, shot Edwin Firth, a well-known inventor, otft tbe street here yesterday afternoon. Firth will die. Tbe woman claims Firtb mined her- ________ Will for N. Y., Jan. Schoolmas- ter Frederick Freund. who left ibe city last week to escape panisbiaeat for a fonrteen-year-old girl papil. has been arrested ia Toronto. He pirsscs a williagaess to return Wo. Hearr bis in bad wiib a di fct ita bta life- M
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