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   Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - November 6, 1890, Salt Lake City, Utah                                CIRCULATION EXCEEDING TUAT Of ALL DAILIES IN CITY COMBINED THE MOST EXTEN8IV1 BEST ADYERTiSIMG MEDIUM ROCKY MOUNTAIN REGION VOL LAKE CITY UTAH THURSDAY NOVEMBER 6 1890 PRICE FIVE CE3FTS Tfce Conntry Swept By a Democratic What the Farmers Gerrymanders and the Solid South Accomplished MKINLEYS ELECTION IS DOUBTFUL Wisconsin and Micliiprnn Elect Dem ocratic to Con from Kansas and Ohio CAlifornia Nevada and ington Handwornoly The Solid South Unusnally Democratic CruiKresslonai The Next House The election returns are now sufficiently complete to Indicate tho result in most of tho State and show further Democrablo gains in nearly every part of tho country except Ohio arid California la elected by a small majority In Pennsylvania but tho Republicans elect tlto rest of tho tlclcot It Is claimed that McTClnloy Is defeated but the vote IH very clone and tho Is not determined Tho Democrats gained nine Congressmen through their Ohio gerrymander The Democrats elect a Democratic Gover nor In Michigan and Govornor and Logisla turo in Wisconsin Kansas sends five far mers to Congroas and an antlIngulls ma jority Is olalmofl In tho Legislature Colo rado Is Republican Bartlno of Nevada Is returned to Congress whllo tho result Jn Montana is still In doubt The following tablo shows tho probable membership of tho Fiftysecond Congress as corrected by tho latosfc returns Those figures arc not likely to bo mHtorjiuUy rchanged Tho Farmers Alliance monitors aro counted In tho Republican column THE NEXT HOUSE STATKH Dem Rop 8 ArlCUHHRH 5 8 4 1 8 pflti 1 10 7 ml in 10 1 9 Dorn Kep 8 4 1 6 1 1 3 Mnrvhttul issiirliiisotts 2 Ncviuln Hampshire icrstiy York North North Diikntu Ohio t ivjon Ulicnlo Island South tlnroliun South Oiikotu 13 3 10 7 2 t 1 3 0 10 5 4 1 3 I 2 10 3 I 10 1 21 2 5 7 2 7 13 1 3 SO 7 ii 10 c s 11 I 9 B 5 7 2 4 0 5 3 i 1 1 1 1 5 14 2 I 7 1 JS West Totals lOt 168 i 213 120 PATTISON ELECTED Pottnsylvania Chooses a Democratic Govornor by 50OO Nov election of Paulson forGovornor la conceded by the Kopuhliruus by over 5000 Tho Democrats certainly gained two Congressmen Tho fig ures aro so closo In three other districts that an official computation may show pos sibly iv Democratic gain of four or five Tho present delegation In Congress stands 21 Republicans and 7 Democrats Tbe Lesls laiure remains strongly Republican ul thcuKh on a Joint ballot tho majority of 102 n tho present Legislature will bo somewhat rod need I iivised figures show that Pattlsons plurality for Governor will oaroeed TItK Lato returns Indicate the election of Oon grossjuen In various districts as follows First Hlrohall Second ONoll Third MoAloor Key burn Fifth Hajmor Sixth liohirision Seventh Eighth Mutchler Ninth Jiruner Tenth Brqshis Kloveuth Anierman Twelfth Shank Thlrtoonth Rcilly Fourteenth Rifo Fifteenth Wright Slxtevonth Elliott Seventeenth Wolvorton Nlnteonth Boltzuover Twentieth Scull Twenty fluff Twentysecond Strong Twentyfourth Stewart Twenty filth in doubt Twentysixth Griswold Twentyseventh Stone Twontyeighth The ottioial inures may alter the results The Repub lican majority on a joint ballot In tho Legis lature will still be large although what rod need THJfi GEI1RYMANDEK GAIN defeat The official count however will bo necessary to satisfy the Republicans CwiVKLAXD Nov dispatch from district says Later returns show an approximate majority of 140 for in him the dlhtrict Our party has made an honesfc earnest fight Its absolute unity and harmony upon the question of tariff reform has won qiilcl recognition of true Democratic prin ciples and enthusiasm In the cause wbich involves tho popular Everywhere our people have done magnificently and tho harvestnthcy havo gathered has been nobly In answer to a query as to his rlew on the operation of the ballot reform law Mr Cleveland said I think there should bo no more opposition to tho principle of ballot reform Tho evidence of its usefulness and beneflttothe people is conclusive Every honest man should congratulate himsolf wo have a law that protects our voters from corruption and intimidation and those moasurea of relief which onoe adopted will ttot bo TJIK CONGRUSSIONAL DELEGATION CouiMucrs Nov Meager returns received ut the Democratic State headquar ters Indicate the election of fourteen Con gressmen This estimate includesthe de feat of McKinley and Foster Foster eon cedes his defeat Both parties claim tho McKinley district Tlicj Republican State Committee on un received from soventyflvo countiesand tho remainder estimated olalrn a Republican plurality of on the State ticket Tho concedes tho defeat of McKinley for Congress by about 200 nnd Foster by 75 or 100 The Democratic candidates in the other close Congressional districts received majorities ranging from 500 upward except Cosffrove who IB defoatod by Storor by U700 One of tho most remarkable Democratic gains wafl in tho Eleventh district where was elected by U100 with a gain of 1500 over last falls vote The Re publican committee says tho delegation do Congress will stand seven Republicans to fourteen Domocrats EXOOVICHNOIl FOSTER DEFHATED TIFFIN Nov majority Foster In thir district Is THIS OKHRYMANBKR GAIN OINCINWATI Nov to returns this evening thoOhlo Congressmen elected are First district Storer Second Oaldwoll Third Houok Fourth GanU Fifth Lay ton Sixth Donovan Kovonth Eighth II a re Ninth Outhwaito Tenth Eleventh Pattlson Tweltih Enochs Thirteenth Dun can Fourteenth Orton Fifteenth Hartor Sixteenth War wick Seventeenth Pearson 7 D Taylor E B Taylor Twentieth V 0 Taylor Twonbyftrst Johnson This makes sovon Ropublioaits and fourteen Demo crats Tho election of and Warwick Is uotyet established by complete retiurns From official and unoftlclal returns re ceived over tho State except Co lumbia Oohoobon Jackson Marlon Medina Monroe Noble Tauldlng and Tuacara counties and estimating them the same as they wore last year on the vote for Gov ernor the plurality of D T Ryan for Secretary of State Is f129 INDIANA GOES BACK The Republicans IJORG the State and One IN DIANA FOOTS Nov fronr all parts of the State sliow the election to havo boon a landslide for the Democracy The entire Democratic State ticket is elected by big majorities aud tho chairman of tho Republican committee concedes tho defeat of his party by about Chairman Jowott of tho DemocralJo State committee tonight furnishes tho following estimate of majorities and Congressmen from Indiana Majority on the State ticket ators elected 10 holdovers 14 total sa Representatives elected 72 majority on joint ballot 02 it is claimed that the election of county commissioners resulted so favorably to tho Democrats that with the present trustees In ofTloo the Dem ocrats will in 1892 control 2100 of tho 2800 election boards of the State Tho Congressmen from this State are First district Parrot Second Brltz Third Krown Fourth Hol nuin Fifth Cooper Sixth Johnson Seventh Bynum Eighth Urookshlro Ninth Waugh Tenth PaUon Eleventh MwHln Twelfth McClolland Thirteenth Shlveley a Democratic gain of one ILLINOIS COMPIjIOATIONS non in the a gain of five for tho Democrats Tho grenteso surprises en the Congressional vote appear to been in those districts whero the Democratic candidates wore endorsed by tho Farmers Mutual Benefit Association as the Re publicans apoear to have undermined tho organization In two districts State however cue Republican candidates themselves bad tho endorsement of tho Farmers Mutual Benefit Association but It was not sufficient to secure their election Later returns indicate almost beyond doubt that Fithian has been defeated Intho Sixteenth district by Reeder Far mers Mutual Benefit Association candidate This will make tho delegation eleven Demo crats eight Republicans and one Farmers Mutual Benefit Association Later this ovenlncr Congressman Fithian telegraphs tho Associated Press asserting that completereturns assures his reelec tion by 500 plurality A dispatch from Kan also indicates probably that com plete returns may defeat Payson GIVES IT UP Nov Cannon concedes his defeat by from 200 to 500 ELDER SPRINGERS MAJORITY Nov Springer is reelected by over GOOO majority a gain of over 2000 THE KANSAS CATACLYSM ties boon scratchedto such an extent tho present election To this alono 1s Ohio Democrats Bent McKinley and Gain Nine CoiiffPessmen OANTON Ohio Nov Revised returns the precincts in Stark county I and a close estimate on tho balancesgive McKinley a netguln of 2058 and a plurality in his homo couuty of 975 Medina gives McKinley a plurality of Holmes county estimatedat 2010 for Warwick McKinley is running hundred fifty ahead there Chairman Sinyzbr coiicedos Wayne county to by 400 Thoso figures would defeat MoKinley The is tileoted by hasbocn fain Ing on savory ireviftibh no far ilgures stand ho will haya roduced ocratic llttie or do doubt of MoKialeyi The School Question and the Farm era Upset All Calculations OniCAOO Nov In the history of Illinois politics havo tho tlokotsof both par as in due tho twentyfour hours delay which has en sued between tho closing of tho polls and tho time reliable results are obtainable now thoro Is a possibility that tho ofllolal returns may modify tho raally ap parent results on the State ticket Tho elements which havo entered into tho campaign and contributed to a great extent to the scratch lug aro tho Farmers Mutual Benefit Association agitation of tho Com pulsory School law and the Independent Citizens ticket in Cook county The result also shows that there has boon an Ira mouse amount ottrading on tbo local and State tickets not only in Cook county but throughout the local contests were heated Tbo Indications tonight point to a imich larger Lutheran orschool voto than antici pated by either of the parties It is doubt loss due to Raabs expressed opposition to the law in Its present form and to Amberga acquiescence In Its modifications that these candidates although of different political parties but both of Gorman nativity score the immense votowhich they did in all localities whore these sectarian societies have agitated tho school question In Chi cago alono Kaab appears to run no less than 8000 ahead of his colleague on the ticket As the greatest op position to tbo school law was confined to Chicago and Cook county this issue coupled with the immense foreignspeaking element In this city fully explains Raabs phenomenal strength for Superintendent of Public Instruction Throughout tho southern part of the State to which Is principally confined tbe strength of the F M 3 the Republicans appear to HAVO lost heavily On tho f Hoe of incomplete and estimated tohlght tho the State ticket In Illinois is as follows Franz Aiu berg candidate for State Treasurer 1s i elected by 4000 plurality over Wilson Raab candidate for State Superintendent of Public Instruction plurality ovbr Richard The indications are that the three Republican the State Uni versity are elected bysmall majorities HOW CHICAGO Nov are the Con gressmen elected from Illinois First dis Taylor Secondi McGann Durburo V Newberry Fifth Hopkins Sixth Hltt Seventh Henderson Eighth Ninth Payson Tenth Post Springer Fourteenth Fifleonth Fithx ian Fornian Nineteenth WJ j Smith Iriiv the they Eleveuthi Fourteenth The Farmers Elect Five Congress May Be Beaten KANSAS CITY Nov Kansas the Re publican candidate for Governor is beaten six out of sovon of the Republican Congres sional candidates are defeated and Senator Ingallss reelection is a subject of grave doubt There was a landslide a regular ava lanche In The Republican majority was overcome by resistless force Tho Farmers Alliance did Jt and it was a genuine surprise Every political prophet predicted strength for the Alliance nut only the most sanguine of the rural seers regarded success as even a probability The chances for the Democrats seemed much brighter tho Alliance strength depleting to a great degree the vigor of the Republican party For the first time in many years the Re publican Congressional delegation is broken and broken to fragments Only one Republican escaped the wreck and that was Funston from tho Second dis trict Tho1 Democrats were successful in the First by electing Moonlight over Brodorick by majority Morroll tho present incumbent de clined nomination in this district The Farmers Alliance carried the other five districts electing Claver over Hopkins In the Third Otis over Kelly in tho Fourth Davis ovor Phillips in the Fifth Btilcwr over McNall in the Sixth and Simp son over llallowell In the Seventh The Kansas delegation Democrats 1 Republicans 1 Farmers Alliance 6 THIO INQALLS OPPOSITION Another surprise lies in the possible de feat for reelection of Senator Ingallij whose terra expires The Farmers Aill anoo and Democrats waged bitter war against a majority of tho districts contained one of their candidates against the Republican candidates Tho result is the election of ninetyfive Farmers Alli ance and Democratic legislators against thirty Republicans Some of the Farm ers Alliance mon and Democrats may vote for Ingalls but hla opposition claim that those newly eleeted who oppose him together with the opposition holdovers will give surely ninety or a majority of six against him This to bo a correct tement of tho Ingalls situation but Itis liable to modification TOPICKA Nov midnight the Republican Central Committee concedes the election of the entire Farmers Alliance ticket with the possible exception of Wll lets candidate for Tho commit tee concedes that the opposition to Ingalls In the Legislature will have a majority LEAVBNAVOKTH Nov Latest returns give Broderick Congress from the First district a majority over Col Moonlight Moonlight concedes MINNESOTA IN DOUBT Bouse which tho Democrats olaim by fifteen majority Tie iTst sessiono both houses wore Republican the Senate by a majority of foul teen ITouse bythirtyseven In tl Q Congressional election tho Demo crats reur in the fol lowi ig dit lets according to presentre owiiu iii Sixth Seventh and Tenth The Congressional districts in Michigan at tho election ex ception of the First and Seventh returned Republican Congrsssnien Tho Third and sure andprobably the Fourth districts have gone Republican The ro turns from the aud Ninth districts show Democratic gains over tho last elec tion but not sufficient to remove the doubt which overshadows them It is thought full returns will bo received tonight returns from tLe State mako it rea sonably safe to predict tho election of the Democratic State ticket by about ma jority In the Legislature the ETouso will be Democratic on a fusion voto with tho Patrons oMudustry The Senate is closo probably majority NEBRASKAS DOWNFALL Third Bashnell Fourth Mitchell Fifth Bruckner Sixth jilillor Seventh Eighth doubtful Ninth Lynch THIS IS REFRESHING Probably Two Democratic Congrress Snowed Under OMAHA Nov returns from election aro still meager but indicate the probable election of Boyd ernor by a small plurality Complete re turns may possibly elect either of the three but large Democratic gains in Omaha and this eastern ond of tbo State give Boyd the best chances Tho Democrats gain one Congressman McKelgan surely and possibly another Bryan The election of Dorsey Third distrtot is not yet certain The returns givo Boyd an apparent ma jority of 8W5 but the territory yet to hoar from is largely Republican and thereis a possibility that this majority for Boyd may be A telegram just received from Mr Richards Republican candidate for Gov ernor states that he is certain of uiselec tlou In spite of this however It is probable that Boyd is elected The figures prohibition amendment are fuller than on anything else An esti mate shows that prohibition was snowed under by fully majority outside of Douglas county making the total against it nearly Returns have been received fromthirty it vo precincts in tho First Congressional dis trict including five wards of Lincoln These show that Bryan slightly leads Cou ncil for Congress His defeat is al most eortiuln Fiftysix precincts of the Second Congressional district have reported showing the total vote for McKeighan for Congress 7732 against 5551 for Harlan If this should continue as it probably will Harlan is defeated by nt least 3000 votes From Qthe Third Con gross lot a I district 113 products have which indicate that Dorsey is ahead The total vote in these preclnots is Dorsey 6274 Tbomp son 5080 Kern 4841 Charles Ogden chairrrran of the Demo cratic i State CentralCommittee claims Boyds election by from 5000 to 7000 plural ity He claims all the Congressmen ROSBWATKRS CLAIM CHICAGO Nov Rose waterof the Omaha Bee sends the the Asso ciated Press The election J Bryan over W the present member from the First Both Parties Claim tho Governorship The ST PAUL Nov yesterdays elec tion Governor Morriams plurality of two years ago has been reduced so greatly Chat there la apparent reason for the Dem ocrats to claim that he has been defeated Such however does not bo tho case for ho is reelected a greatly reduced plurality The claims made by his party associates this morning ranged from to 5000 More rnado the former claim than tho latter One possibly two officials chosen from the State ticket are Domo crats The Legislature as faras reports are given scorns close tho Republicans Claiming a majority but admitting ho pos sibility that a combination of Alliance and Democratic strength might control the next Legislature Full returns and carefully prepared esti mates in Minnesota 1672 plurality for Wilson for Governor Tho counties hoard frominclude four big counties which gave strong votes against Merrlam while those yet to bo reported are mostly Repub lican It is also claimed that tho greatest of thoAlliance strengthhas been included in the counties already reported causes the Republican committee still claim the election of Merriam by about one thou saiid plurality but tho Democrats are equally strong intheir claims of the State for Wilson by from one to two thousand As to Congressmen it seems probable that three of the live Nothing complete is received about the Legislature but the Republicans claim a small majority THE MASSACHUSETTS VOTE A MoKeighan Democrat and Alliance can didate over Harlan in the Second district is now conceded The Third dis trict is still in doubt The three candi dates Dorsey and Korn Alliance nclneck and it will take another day to decide pos sibly two to ascertain which iselected James E Boyd Democratic candidate for Governor carried this by over with three hear from which will probably increase his ma jority It is doubtful whether Richards will be able to overcome it In the State The remainder the Republican ticket is in doubt Reports of Legislature are incomplete The returns indicate that prohibition is de feated In the State by over TENNESSEE SUMMED UP The Elect Four State Officers The Congressmen c BOSTON NOT Thevote for Governor shows an overwhelming Democratic Tho Democrats elect Auditor over Ladd the1 present incumbent by about 6000 plurality but the Repxiblicaris elect the LioutenantGoyernbr Secretary of State Treasurer and AttprneyGeneral The Senate consists of iJl Republicans and 19 the House 139 Republi cans 100 Democrats and one Independent Democrat This is loss of 8 iivthe Senate and 2B The vote for Governor is asfoJ lows Rus sell 80G Blaokmer The result in this Congressional First Randall Second Morse Third Andrew CTNeily Plfth Hoar Lodge Seventh Cogswell Eighth iteyona Ninth Williaujs Tenth Walker Eleventh Cooltdge Twelfth Crosby The CpngressionHVdelegjition thus stands seven Democrats and five Republicans a The Republicans Lose One Congress NASHVTLLB Nov returns are coming in slowly Buchanan for Governor will have between majority over Baxter and Kelly The Legislature Is twothirds Democratic in both Houses the Democracy having made gains in East Tennessee The Congressional delegationwill stand as follows First vice A A Taylor the present in cumbent Second Houok reelected by reduced majority Third Suodgrass vice Evans the present in cutubfiiit Fourth McMillian re turned Ififth Richardson Sixth Washington returned Sev enth Cox Enloe turned Ninth Pierce Tenth Patterson vice Pbelaii de clined reuominatlon The majorities will be less than in former years owing to the registration and poll tax law the Republican party beiug mbst af fected THE TWO DAKOTAS A Full Result May Not Be Known Tor Several many personal and other iuterests entered into the contest in North while the result may be known this to the heads of tlie ticket spmeauinor candidates will bave to wait a longer time Both parties claim the victory on Congressmen the State ticket and the The figures received are tnore favorable to the claim Repub licans A threecornered fight complicated by local contestsand embittered by a hot battle for tbe permanent location of the oapitai prevented anything like proper estimating v TheSouth Dakota election returns are also The returns that Mellette and ticket are elected by an uncertain plurality The Legislature isslightly Woman was has been located Hu ron arid Pierre Bothfought bard forthe capital and neither will concede anything Full returns willbe necessary to settle DEMORALIZED IOWA THE RESULT TICKETdv Democratic Governor and Republi can legislature in Alichi ffan the DemocTu ts ve about pf a substantial Republicansrare torlal candidate atJpu They StktcV Se tyi TherCphJicressional i Contiftin Six MOINES from a tbirf of tho State sufficient if to wipe the and giveasma 11 The D em ven th Hayeis 8hort V teir an d Hull full teriii both Republicans Flick in Bowman California Rolls Up a Biff Repub lican Majority SAN FRANCISCO Nov intricacies of the now election law under which tbo couut of tho voto of this State is being con ducted has occasioned a more serious delay in collecting returns than ever known hero before The votes in 9S7 precincts through out the State including this city give Markham Pond Markhams plurality These constitute the re turns from a little over onethird of the total number of precincts in the State The Democrats concede tho election of the en tire State Republican ticket lu this city tho Republicans havo un doubtedly elected Sanderson Mayor and also elected the entire municipal and county tickets with the possible exception of Sheriff indicating a chauge of fully 7000 votes in this city in favor of the Repub licans There are twenty boldover members of the State Senuto twelve Republicans find eight Democrats Twenty Senators and eight Assemblymen were elected yesterday The returns are too incomplete to mako any accurate estimate but with the present Republican majority in the State Senate the Republicans aro suro of a safe majority on a joint ballot and the election of a Re publican to succeed Stanford in the United States Senate The returns from six Con gressional districts of the State indicate Republicans carried every district This will givo the Republicans again of two Congressmen COLORADO STILL IN LINE The Democrats Elect but Two of Their Candidates DENVER Nov to Colorado is Republican by greatly reduced majorities Tbo Democrats have elected the Treasurer of tho State and possibly two others on tho State ticket the Attorney General and the Superintendent of Public and havo made substantial gains in the Legislature A much lighter vote Tas polled than was anticipated aivd the returns will show that had the Demo crats had even tho semblance of an organi zation they could have achieved a victory all along the line The Republicans will re tain the member of the House in Congress and will doubtless elect a Republican to succeed Senator Teller He may be bis own successor but this Is by no means certain unless ho succeeds In harmonising the dis cord that now reigns in tho Republican ranks THE SOLID SOUTH wijpr an The Usual Result in Louisiana Texas Mississippi and Florida NTIW OKLEANS Nov Florida the Democrats elect exGovernor Bloxham State Comptroller Mabroy Associate Jus tioe of tbe Supreme Court Mallory in tho First and General Bullock In the Second district toCongress and a largo majority of tbe members of tho Legislature In Louisiana a full Democratic delegation to Congress In Mississippi BovenDemocratic Congress men are elected by overwhelming majorities In Texas the full Democratic State ticket Is elected by a large majority and the en tiro Democratic delesatlon to Congress JACKSONVILLE Nov frora all counties in tho State indicate the election of tbe Democratic Stato ticket and Congressmen by an overwhelmingmajority Not a single Republican has been elected to the Legislature and It will be made up of ninetynine Democrats and one Republican Senator Smith of St Augustine who holds over another term New York NEW YORK Nov 5 The official returns from the Congressional districts will not bo known fci some days These however will make no change in the results reported by the Associated Press last night unless Coombs proves to be elected in Brooklyn Naw Yorks delegation in the Fiftysecond Congress if Coombs de feated will be 20 Democrats and 14 Republi cans a reverse in the present Congress Tho returns up to noon show the Demo crats elected 07 Assemblymen in this andtho Republicans 59 Two districts are still in doubt but tho probabilities favor Republicans It looks like a tio on joint ballot A United States Senator de pends on the result v Vest Is Saved ST Louis Nov 5 Yesterdays election changed considerably the political com plexion of The Democrats send a full delegation to Congress with one excep elect the State ticket and will have the joint by a large ma jority The returns lire coming in slowly aud severaldays will elapse before the vote will be The Chairman of the DemocratlcState Committee said to nltdft that Wade had undoubtedly defeated Ryan in the Thirteenth Congres sional district The Democrats ho said would have a majority of probably 75 on a joint ballot In the Legislature and elected the State ticket by at If the Democrats have amiajority on joint ballot in the Legislature it will assure the return of Senator Still Democratic Nov Complete re turns from the whole State give Reynolds for 445 majority and Causey for Congress 5U majoritj The next Legislature will stand Senate Democrats 5 Republicans 4 Democrats 14 Republicans 7 There is no United States Senator to be i Hampuhirc CONObllB Nov No doubt McKlnney is elected to Congress in the First The Democrats Dan i els s election In the btitthe Republicans say Moore isaphbsen legislature is very close Its con trol wiy u ndpu btedly be deter m i n ed by special elections held today No choice pfCGovernor by V Mexico Nov It Isclaimed the Josephs bas carried ten of the fourteen in Mew Mexico and that ihe Democrats will have a majority of the Senate arid House for the first time In twetityfour N Nov returns give Democrats increasedmajorities in both brRnches of ithe Tbe sen ate will Democrats 31 oahs Bepubli of of Cqlcord tor Congress by between o retutrnrot Spring Creek Republican candi Sixth Carlisles fented Congressmen Montgomery Breekin ridge Stone Ellis Goodright McCreary and Payntor are reelected The Strnck West Virginia W Nov indica tions this evening that tho Democratic itdal wave has taken West Virginia in its course and thattho Democratic party has mado a clean sweep Ilubbnnl for Congress in tho First has been defeated by 500 majority Tho district is Republican but apathy on the part of tho party in Garri son and Marshall eounues two Republican strongholds did tlve business Smith in the Fourth still claims the a small majority Both Sides Claim Montana HELENA Nov Democratic Committee claim tbe election of Dixon to Congress by 150 majority The Republican Committee claim the State for Carter by majorltv Tbo Democrats claim four State Senators and concede the Republicans two with two in doubt The Republicans claim five State Senators The vote Is very closo all around and may take an official count to decide All SEATTLE Nov majority for Congress Is 5000 Roth branches of the Legislature are Republican On a joint ballot tho Republicans will probably have fortymajority Virginias Soid Democracy RICHMOND Nov returns from tho election yesterday leave no doubt that the ton Democratic Congressmen aro elected THE NEW ELECTION LAW Drunkenness and Heelers Excluded Prom the New York Polls Nxvr YORK Nov Francisco Chronicle work ing of the new election law in the various assembly districts shows that where tho law was allowed tobe in force it proved to be a success Intelligent voters had no dlfllculty in preparing and handing in their ballots There seemed to bo few delays which could riot hare been avoided by proper enforce ment of tho law though there were many abuses of it Two liberal decisions In court enabled many Tammany followers to havo apparently illegal votes cast This was due however to tho generally reckless favor shown by the oiliclala to the Tammany heelers and not to a legal interpretation of the law In some cases tho abuses sanctioned under the disability decision were scan dalous men openly swearing that they were physically unable to vote when their state ments were palpable and insolent perjuries A decision that ono man might have ten minutes for the preparation of each of his four ballots which ho is entitled to use aided tho plunderers but perhaps not ODO party more than the other Undoubtedly a great deal of electioneering at tho poils was done away with and in few cases were heelers permitted to enter the booths There was far less drunkenness around the polls and fewer divturbances than years The officials at tho voting performed their duties conscientiously and intelligently found little difficulty in Instructing and the voters In a great many election districts nearly the whole district voto was polled before one oclock and tbo new law received hearty praise Tammany tricks and schemes were resorted to on the whole remarkable success and it seems safo to say that very few men who were legally entitled to vote lost franchise thiouph any fault oftaw THE P BLOCKADE It Seriously Affects Business in the Wood Kiver Region BELLEVUK Idaho Nov v to blockade now existing upon the Union Pacific Railroad has begun very seriously to affect business Ir general on the Wood river The merchants aud others have long felt its existence in the trans portation of small lota ofgoods from tho Salt Lake and Portland consuming from ten to twenty days Its enormous magnitude now forces the company to promulgate an order to shippers at Portland prohibiting tho loading of car load freight to points east oC Huntlngton until farther notice and similar instruc tions to put a check upon like business to points west of Pocatollo This nrocedure shuts Wood river entirely out of such carload commodities as are purchased at these points which are prlncipHllyluniber from tho west aud grain aud millstuffs from tho east At this season of the yen r the above commodities are used extensively hence tbe situation is It Is therefore earnestly prayed that tbe block ade be lifted early It Is learned from a reliable sourcethat Wood river ore shipments to theeast made since early October are now lying atSbo sh one The minors are also having great difficulty 5n getting coal from the Rock Springs mines and as there have been no arrangements mad for wood in case of an emergency the matter will soon have to be remedied or result io a general close down and the worst calamity that ever happened to the Wood river country SILVER CITY BONANZAS Two Strikes dJf Great Richness Ex cite the Camp Idaho via Caldwell Nov 5 to camp here is wild with excitement over two immense mine strikes just made in drifting oh the ledge In the Trada Dollar A chimney of ore three to four feet wide has been struck and cut into for fifteen feet which assays over S5000 per ton in gold and silver A party from Colorado bud secured an option on theproperty before the value of tbe strike was known This mornlugsamples of the ore equal to those taken out of the twentyfiveyears ago v are on ex hibition All pronounce it the biggest gtrike seen in camp The second big strike was made inthe Phillips anei mine several days ago but kept a secret to await the ex piration option This mine has been keeping tnili running for the past twbynionttis pireightydollar ore It that they bad run into a chimneyQverVnine feet wide which run into per ton but did not dare mention ituntil an pptlongiven had expired The ore is talo clayV literally held toKether wire gold JDheyenhe Commission aoj other menrtjera of the Cheyenne Com m isjion ar the conference General Miless infl ueoce over the Indians seetne very theywill jteter to positively ia HOW AND WHY IT HAPPENED Interesting Election Commits by the Politicians and Press CLEVELAND OVERCOME WITH JOY Congressman Cannon Gives the Causes of the Illinois ions of the New York Explanation NKW YORK Nov Dispatch Francisco CJiromcle TtHJCseays Thomas B Rood was Speaker of the House lu tho present Con gress by a majority of 7 When tho Houso adjourned the dictator had in making that majority twentyfour When the Houso moots in December 1891 Mr Reed If ho is the candidate of his party tor Speaker will be defeated by a majority of at least seventy That is tho response of tho country to his insolent challenge to ac cept a Houso of Representatives which ho thanked God was no longer a deliberative body It is tho answer of tho country also to tho tariff policy of tho Republican party pui upon the statute book juat Jn tlrao to be voted on by the people and to tho force bill postponed until after tho It not so much tho reversal by indignant Se pubJicuns of tho popular verdict which Mr Hlseock claimed had bean given lu advanco in favor of tho MoKinley bill It is tho ro buko of tho Nation to tho party who had sot np the golden calf of monopoly and called on the pooplo to bow down and worship it is the notico to Mr Harrison and his administration that tho Government of the United States cannot bo bought with money or with patronage more than onoo by tho same purchaser A8 TUB WORLD CONSTRUES IT Tho World says Tho next House of Rep resentatives will ho Democratic by 70 ma jority This result is duo to tho conduct ot the majority of tho present House Tho people have fittingly rebuked tho partner ship with monopoly and plutocracy Into which tho Republican party baa forced the Government They rebelled against the additional burden of taxes with which they have boon londed for tho benefit of contrib utors to tho Republican campaign funds They havo entered a protest against tho Re publican attempt to maintaintheir power in the Senate by tho creation of rotten borough States They denounce the ex travagance of a Congress which has brought the treasury face to face with a ruinous de ficiency They havo given au adverse diet on Mr Reods arbitrary denial of the rights of minority and his destruction of tho deliberative character of the House In of this perpetuate the ascendancy of tne Kepubllv can party by tho enactment of a force or of a partisan rcapportlonmont baeed on a fraudulent census will be a desperate auoe of the expressed will of the people CLEVEJUAND IS DELIGHTED He Looks Upon the Remit aie inand for Tariff Relbrm NEW YOIIK Nov an Associated Press reporter on the results of election exPresident Cleveland am delighted I challenge tho right of man in the country to rejoice more heartlJy than I over the of yesterday My gratification is that of an American proud of his fellow countrymen who though led away fora time by party prejudice and blind confidence in cunnirjg and leaders could not be deluded totheir They havo demonstratedthat in dealing with them It is not safe to calculate that they are stupid or heedlessot the welfare of their cou n try The necessity of tariff reform with its consequent reductionIn the cost of living and1 tbe duty of the Democratic party to advocate it hare been fully demonstrated by tnot action of the people yesterday Their decision has beettJ deliberately made It Is all the more significant because theybare voted upon their reason and judgment because have proved corruption powerless asagainst their convictions course there isnothing for tho r Democratic party to do but to push on battle at all times and In all places on the Hnes which they have Jald down That ta x to insist upon a wise adjustment of tariff taxation to the reasonable heeds of ment as opposed to tho plan which a favored class at the expense of the mawes of the people Until this victory won the question of tariff reform will oot be settled nor the pledges and professions of the Democratic party to the people FROM CONGRESSMAN CANNON The Democrats Won by Double Deal ing1 and Fraud CHICAGO Nov Cannon sends tho following tothe Associated Press in reply to a query as to the tlectlois Most of the members of the FarmersAl liance voted with their respective parties but enough of the farmer Republicans threw iiway their votes to weaken the party The school question the Republicans heavily Tbe Democratic candidates for the Legislaturemade all pledges asked by cer taiti ch assuring the other that they dldnot moan anything by it The pledges gave them a largei vote especially from the Germans who voted the straight Democratic ticket The McKinley act on discussion was ap proved by the but paign was so short that all could reached The Democratic and mugwump misrepresentations as toits provisions effect with these cient to work the defeat ThV tariff Blow as its are felt a tower of strength Instead of weaknew The Bepuby licans especially the believe In the American system of publicans will clear the deck foracttoniiij 02 and carry the Thief cannot succeed a second time by falsehood and A VICTORY FOR FREE of the Ixndon on LONDON 5 on the American elections bill had a deal to do w of   

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