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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - December 21, 1890, Salt Lake City, Utah Part First Pages 1 to 8 VOL LAKE CITT UTAH STJjSTDAY MOULINGr DECEMBER 21 1890 PRICE FIVE CJEKTS LAHDTAP A Serious Political Crisis Is Threat ened at Berlin BISMARCK WILL BE APPEALED TO Tho KralHora Finances All IteKuilH of tho Koch KochH Advice to AinoricanB France and the TopeTlio 1W at Kilkenny Deo by New Associated dispute nvor Government Communal hill thriHitinis a crNis Minister nf the Her Mfnrth flndlnK a majority of tho committee rwjnt upon prcsorviriK aoveral wlilch tho hill to abolish with colIoaKiios who luithor him in Inform tho committee f tho Landtag this timcndmonts It would bo A Hhftrp dispute followed tho Conservative niurnbora of tho cormnlssliin tliat Iho WIIH i niinous to thn which hold vtiix the backhotio of tho rrionarchy Tho cununlsslon un til fanuiiry 1st and srjvoral oC tho momberH will coiiMiilt on the crisis and ask lilm lo find loiid lhn opposition Thn warns Its party on Kimh a qiiOMMnn would rfMiilf In i majority Thn Pn rftjniCR In of a liillon IK not thought that Oon will risk n general oloction Irincn William of Njissau hMr to the thronf of nnd tins riohwst pnrti among tm aftop it Is reported will 10 hotrothed to tho slstfir of tho pnrfr Tho marriiiicfi ho a stop to ward tho ultimate absorption of Luxemburg by Onrmariy Though tho of tho Krnpross wiiH ppftiiiutuni Hho M noovorlnR rfipldly jtrul the condition of tho child satisfao to v t Prompt denial is made of the rumors that tho Emporor JH financiully ombarassod through exponsort on his journny to lOtiropcan Tho roport that his civil list is to bo increased to nieftt tho costs of the Journey Is also fionlod although the Emporor holds that tho list is uoi sulllclerit to moot tlio bxponses attendant upon his Imporlal position TUG KOCH TATIKNTft Tho number of physicians who bavo ntnn waiting hore trying to got Koch lymph rapidly diminishing 1rofossor Gorhardt has now trnatod sov entynino patients Four suffering from advanced phlthiuls nro dead und three loft tho hospital muoh Improved Twontythroo progressing Gerhardt ox jirossod satisfaction with the remedy find confirms Kochs experience that it is most urnfiil In Hit Initial tango of tho disoaso has casos thaihavo boon absolutely cured of pulmonary phlthlsls having boon taken atan early stage Pro fowsor Loydon reports thaiof 127 patients treated at tho Jharlty Hospital tho results nm promising and has boon no mishaps In any Instance In those tiio Cologne records tho loath of patlont Oanllnld to canof Dr Lihhortz by Koch and who ro tho first Injection from Koch Prof iidtiKinishos tho doctors to uso ho utmost caiition the Injections afloot FKANGK AND THK POrK A Friend of tho KopnbHo Wanted nn Loos PAnrs Diw TarlfV Oommlttno is hard at work Nearly ovory altoraMnn on liancos thoduMos In tho proposed bill A ormtlnuaneo of tho modus vIvtMull oonoorn Ing Nowfoundlatid has boon dcHnltoly ar rsingod with Kngland under tho stipulation that Englands Goveirirnout shall sottlo tho difficulty during tho lutor with or without tho assent of thu Now founrlland Tho question or tho suppression of Oatdl na Lavlgorlos salary on tho ground that ho had occupied hlmsolf with polities was dh onssod by tho yonuto Tho Minister of Justice defended the cardinal and his remarks showed a strong doslro for tho os tablishmont of an output with tho VaMoan Tho dobato WHS imrposely raised to asoer taln tho strength of tho policy of roapproaoh ment Tho next Mention of a Pope appears an early and tho whole Intluoneo of Franco will bo directed to the selection of a Cardinal favorablo to tho Republic The most salisfirtory candidates aro Lavlgodo KatVaeio iMoiuico Lavallotta and Gibbons of Americii Impartial treatment of Kopubliean countries makes him tho Cavovlto Cnrdliial after Lavlgurio T FOU THK POOR Kmperor WilHam Provitlei Work for ol the UniMuployod Deo Ran Knuioisoo ChronicleSeries has mado families grateful by due of thosti acts of thought fulnens for his which are so charaeterhtioof tho im pulsive young ruler It has boon customary yoldfers to bo pressed to help postoltiro doparlment out during the rush of holiday mail matter Dhis yoar Miin extra hands will be required on this work Tho Kmporor has rdered that In stead of using the sold tors tho extra foroo be recruited from tho deserving and unem poor This step is also highly satls fmtory to miiiinry aiulioritles dis like to liiivo iho troops mixed up with clviihin employments KOCHS AOVICiO TO ASIKKICANS Lymph Will Uo Srnt to Hospitals hut Not to Doctors li Koch paid ft long vUlt to Amorkun Minister Pholpt yostor day said his decision to henceforth ttivo the lymph only to hospitals was due to ivporis of fatal resuilts that followed its use in privjno practice Ho carefully added thai he wjii not peisonally cognizant of any resulting from its olTpets was Hiiit ho lymph WHS dangerous when usiid under constant watch by physicians Tho patitjut ho snid ought to be seen u leust overy two hours Ho cle olitros thai it is useless for American cloo toi lo come to Uorlln Lymph will ln as slgnecl to Amorioiiu hospitals thut are prop erly vouched for ick Amorioans should stay U homo Borllu Is already too full of patients The Qtiurantino Kediiced Deo Heine an nounces in coMsequonco of the intervention ITnlted Suites Minister TerrJSl tlie quaran tine on cattle has been reduced to five Spaniards Carried OITby Moors Dec Spanish ooastor Sun Francisco recently ran ashore naur Morocco A party of Moors boaidcd tho vosnel and carried ofT every thing of Tallin and made prisoners of the entire crow and a vrnrnsin passenger and de prived them their clothing A detach rnentof troops pursued the robbers and rescued tho prisoners A French Painter Iead LONDON Dec Eugene Lam the French painter Is AND POLITICS A Convention of ami Sinfilo Tax Men Doo re turned from Florida today He said he was not at liberty to speak of existing between tho KnlghtH and the Alliance Tho organ would probably act in accord with each other The words independent political if rightly under stood would settle tlio question In the minds of tho pebplo Thoy mean simply that Iu joining forces they framo a platform upon which as or ganlzaUons thoy stand There is no neoes to form a new political party but a political having a dcflnlto object in view It is upon that basis that ho pro poses to Issue a call to all labor leaders social reformers single tax mun hi fact anybody deslrus the success of tho labor movement to meet In convention the object to bo to discuss tho labor problem in all Its aspects and attempt to rnaUo a plat form which will satisfy all to such an ox tori t that they will work for it HOW POLYGAMY FLOURISHES JUDGE BEMSJCTT TALKS ABOUT UTAH AND THK Tho TorrHnry Will Novor Prosper Until iolytfjuuy JH In In Old Mexico CftrrAno Don to TrunuNK 0 W Honnott of City who VVRH the attorney for the estate of Brigham Young at tho Grand 1iinllio Hotel Boing ftsUdd about tlio existence of polygamy in tho Territory ho Raid Polygamy IshoH as much today as It ovor did and it is Increasing ovory yoar About 5000 bo uf tho faith aro Imported annually the most of tholr number bolng Scandina vians The Mormons aro also figuring with Mexico on tho load proposition Thoy havo vast interests in that Industry and wish to socuro tho ore from Mexico to mix with their own products There aro about Mormons in tho north of Mexico at Chihuahua and other towns arid if com pelled those In Utah will go to Mexico Tho Mexican Government owned Utah whon it was settled by tho Mormons and until the droaty of IH47 Referring to his recent defense of Angus Cannon ho said Ho IH a threeply polyg amlst having three wivCii arid just as many times ho was tried for polygomy but it is hard to prove such a oluirgo when a man will riot admit that he has more than one wife it is just as difficult as it is to prove a charge of Infidelity Polygamy is tho worst thing that over struck Utah for It retards progress In tho country and the Territory will never amount to anything until tho curso Is wiped A FOOJjlSH BOIS13 BUBBtiE Ridiculous Grounds for Contesting tho Election ofVDubois ROISK CITY Idaho Doo is stated tho of Dubots as third United States Senator will bo contested whon tho time arrives for him to tako his seat His opponents allogn that his election was void on tho ground that such procedure was In violation of resolutions of tho TIouso and Snnato that thoy proceed to tho election of two Senators and that tho voting for tho third was illegal Governor Shoup has filed his resignation on account of his oloctlon to tho United Senate ornor Wllloy was sworn in as Governor THK ADJOURNS HoiSK Hoc to Both Ilousos of tho Lolslaturo adjourned today for the holidays They will reus smnblo on January Tho Virginia Koadjustmont NKW YORK Prvi Tribune saya It Is reported from Baltimore that tho ad visory hoard iu thu settlement of tho Vir ginia debt has approved and recommended a plan for adjustment of the Inbt Tt pro vides for a urroiidor to Virginia of all obli gations in exchange for such amount of new bonds us shall bo agreed upon by Uio coni inlftto and State ns the maximum amount on which the State Is liable appropriate an amount annually Tor rate of IntuiTst to bo fixed by tho committee After settlement Is mado with the State oho pro ceeds of tho settlement will bo apportioned between tho different classes of creditors by iho eoiumittoo Snniuol PlimsoUs Mission YOKK Poo Pllmsoll tho wellknown philanthropist and loformor arrived here from England Thurs day and has since boon busily engaged in en fist Ing the sympathy of men interested In suich matters In a movementto abolish tho shipping of llvo cattle across the ocean for beof IMlmsall bollovos it to be more hu mane and loss expensive to do tho killing hero and ship tho boof afterwards Ho vohomontly protests against tho butchering and torturing of cattlo which tho trans Atlautlc trutlio is guilty of Justins Dynamite Shells SYRACUSB N Doo Justin suc ceeded today in making a successful test of his shell for firing dynarnito fronran or dinary cannon Tho range was about 800 foot Tho first shell contained sovon and a half pounds of dynamite and the onnnon was loaded with thirty pounds of powder Tho shell struck the target a great wall of rock exploding there with groat violence Two more sluills fired under similar condi tions woro equally successful A Brood of Roadsters CINCINNATI Deo W H Wilson sold to Messrs Kovls Boan of New York tho famous exhibition nmro DoJarnette aud twontyono head of fillies colts and geldings all by her son Jubilee DoJarnette Tho purchasers have loft the whole outfit In the hands of Wilson with a vlow to carrying out bis orifrlnal plan to prodvice a distinct brood ot improved harness horses with the famous maro us the foundation Tho price of the lot was Harvards Peruvian Expedition rAMnrmidK Doc 20 An Important expedition was sent out by Prof Pickering from the Harvard Observatory today The party will go to Pom to observe and photo graph tho stars and determine their rela tive brightness A now station will bo founded near about 8000 foot abavo sea level Nearly Five Millions in Gold YORK Doc Lahn arrived this morning with gold amounting to Ther total received by tho Lahn Majestic is equal to Tho exports of specie during amount to and tho Imports amount to Thogoldnow ou tho Latin Is Included lu tho stateimmt THE FINANCIAL TANGLE Republican Senators Farther from Agreement Than Ever FREE COINAGE OUT OF THE QUESTION The Silver Senators to Be Made the Scapegoats for the Failure of JjCffis of Another Caucus Washington Notes JtrnEAtT J 20 1800 LAKE Turnum 517 Fourteenth Street WASHINGTON D Dec Tho hopes of prompt legislative notion aro slowly but surely fading away as the radi cal disagreements among the Republi cans manifest themselves Evon the caucus fails to hold the party hi lino There are wider differences of opinion tonight Republicans than thero were a week ago and it must be admitted there aro smaller chances for any agreement which can bring tbo party together Tho Finance Committee it is true has reported the caucus bill but it will noc receive in present form the support of a single member of the committee A majority of the caucus pledged themselves to stand by Uio meas ures but thoy wore to be absolved If unanimity of sentiment among the Republi cans could not bo maintained Tho froo coinage advocates will be made the scapegoats for tho failure of legislation but tholr persistent demand for free coinage gives Aldrlch and Sherman Hoar and flls oock alongodfor opportunity to oppose any iinanclal legislation In thj Hue of progress Ifc must bo said from the situation this evoning that no bill can pass tlio Senate without a froo coinage clause added and that a bill thus amendod cannot pass the HOIIKO and receive tho Presidents sanction An agreement had been reachod among thfl House leaders to rush through tho caucus bill when it camo from the Sonatc and had Iho advocates of froo coinage been willing to accept any compromise tho bill would doubtless have become a law It docs not look tonight as though a compromise was possible aud on that account it Is ex tremely doubtful whether remodial finan cial legislation stands much chauoo at tho present session Free coinage is admittedly out of the question Its stongest advocates have no hope for that this session but a bettering of tho silver market could readily be secured if tho caucus measure or one similar could bo put through There Is talk of another caucus next wook to try to straighten out the tangle Every days delay Is vital at this time By January list tho appropriation bills will be olambr ing for consideration and legislation of a general character will bo cut oil on the q u cation Referring to tba recent accidental publi cation of TUB TttniUNi3 interviews In the Congressional Record the Post of this morning says Mr Dubolss election to tho Idaho Sonatotship is a brilliant vindication of tho Records morlt as a political advertising medium A COINAOT AMENDMENT Senator Reagan yesterday oflernd an amendment to the Financial bill agreed npon yesterday by tho Finance Committee tlio oToot of which Is to substitute for the first section of tihe bill a fiee coinage section and to amend tho re maining sections ot tho bill by striking out all roforonuo to silver purchases Tlirc WOTttJS PtlOCLAJlATTON Tt Is learned on tlie highest authority that thero Is no truth In the report that the Pres ident botoro he will issue MVp Columbian Worlds Fair proclamation will require that of the subscriptions bo paid in cash to Treasurer Seeborger It is learned also from the samo source that tho proclamation will be ready for issuance very soon probably next week AN KhKCTION Senator Morgan toclny introduced a reso lution relating to the Election bill The Committee ou and Elections Is d I rooted by tho resolution to amend Section HI so as to sbow what are chances and in tho soctionsof the existing laws which aro intended to be made by the prosont bill Tho committee is instructed to make a supplemental report showing fcho changes and mudHioations in the existing statutes which thoy recommend pro vided for iu tho amendment reported the Senate TUB CIO CD EXCHANGE the Committee on Coinage Weights and Measures reported to the House tho bill agreed by the commit tee to amend the act of May 20 JSS2 au thorizing tho receipt of United States gold coin in exchange Cor gold bars Tho bill proposes to niako exchange of gold bars for gold coin discretionary with the Secre tary of the Treasury Instead of mandatory and also gives authority to Impose a charge for such exchange equal to the cost of man ufacturing tho bars A SUGAR TARIFF DECTSTON Acting on tho aclvico of the Attorney General tho Treasury Department has de cided that the provisionIn section of the tariff aot on refining Imported sugar In bond is applicable only to sugar In solid lOrm and not to molasses The Wisconsin Imnd Scramble WAUSAU Doo A great raid on the land ofnceto file claims on the land in the reservoir scrip began at nine this morn ing thus far the filing has proceeded without The Wausau Light Guard took up station close to the land office and everything passed off quietly Eight hundred settlors left last night with sup pliej to squat on the land and the men who filed the claims have to contest against them At San Clairo there was almost a riot Tho land oflice was smashed but the litnd officers succeeded in quelling the disturb ance j Senator Hearst 111 WASHINGTON Deo Senator Hearat of California has been confined to his house since his arrival in this city with a severe attack of stomach and bowel trouble He was in bad health when he left California and has boon very sick sinca he reached Washington Tonight ho Is reported a better Skull and Cross Bones Notices 20 Written notices with skull and cross bones posted at the CpalbutK warning all striking not to return to work on penalty of A party of strikers who returned to work wove flved on from last night NEW YORK Deo The WeiraFargo Express ConVpany dpolared its regular semi v No Street TQRONIO city decided thiat street tears run on THEY CLOSED UP How Maine Landlords Defeated a License Proposition Deo town of Skowhegan has been In a state of excite ment sinco Thursday morning on account of the closing of every hotel restaurant and lodginghouse in the place The pro prietors of tho hotels and lodginghouses were notified that they must take out victualers licenses in accordance with tho revised statutes which allow municipal offi cers to license as innkeepers and victualers persons of guod moral character under such restrictions and regulations as they may deem necessary Thursday they signed an agreement to close for one week and if not then allowed to open under the old condi tions to leave town On Thursday morning tho Hesselton House turned away JOS guests notifying them that thoy must seek enter tainment elsewhere and tho Coburn and Skowhegan houses also sent away a largo number At the Coburn Hotel Judge Whitehouso of the Supremo Court was staying with many attorneys and witnesses The Judge says If the hotels are closed he will have to adjourn court and go home A mooting of Selectmen and prominent business men was hold at the Hotel Coburn with tho hotelkeepers and Judge White house to seo what could be done to adjust matters The hotel men have received as surances that tho action was unauthorized and they have agreed to open as before THE BEHRING SEA CRISIS THE PKTCSIDENT WILL THK SUBJKCT TO ft Is Proposed to Reject tlio Arbitration ITopoHltioii and Vlfforounly tinforop tho Strained Rotations With England YORK Doo A Washington special says President Harrison expects to accompany his transmission to Congress of further papers relating to tho Bohring Soa controversy with a special i message ex pressing his views respecting the rights and claims of the United States connected with the seal fishery and tho position of tho two Governments since the first seizure in and1 the duty of Congress in the present position of tho cjuestton Tho message will be framed with especial reference to tho ponding proposal of tlio British Government for arbitration which proposal it is in tended to reject The personal bitterness between Blalno and Lord Salisbury that has arisen out of the negotiations perceived hore to consti tute a material objection to a continuance of efforts towards a sottlement especially after the diplomatic relations between tho two Govenunents shall have been strained by the eiiorgetlc manner in which Blatne is preparing to show up the hollow ness and unfairness of the British arbitra tion project It is because of the seemingly hopeless ness of tho prospect of a sottlement by peaceful means and of tho necessity of al most Instantly resolving upon a now course of conduct for the United States that the President has determined to lay the matter fully before Congress and to apply for legislative assistance in shaping and en forcing tho policy of tho im mediate future Tho pending British proposal is to refer to the determination or friendly And impartial arbitration the question whether the soi xures of British sealing vessels by tho United States were or were noc lawfur sei zures To this form of proposed submission of tho caso to arbitration tlio President strenuously objects and he never will agree to it unless Congress shall assume the re sponsibility and in some mode yielding ad herence tbit The President will give Con gress to understand that in the present state of tho matter he perceives neither authority nor reason to abstain next season from a literal enforcement of the provisions of the law for the protection of fur seals in Alaska and the waters thereof TTo will ask Congress for a liberal appropriation to meet the expense of fitting out chartered vessels in sufficient number and character to cap ture and dispose of tho numerous maraud ing vessels expected to enter Behring Soa next year PAUNCTWTOaB SET5fl NO A dispatch to the Herald from Washing ton says Sir Julian Pnuncefote lias ex pressed his surprise that there should be any difficulty in bringing tho Bearing Sea dispute to arbitration Buitb Great Britain and the United said he while diiToring upon the facts bearing upon tho question have a common object which seems susceptible of submission to arbitration The form of submission referred to by the President in his annual message is simply an offer upon the partof England to lay the dispute before an arbitrating power The Behring Sea dis pute is far less gravo than the Alabama Claims case which was submitted to arbi tration without friction What was done so readily then can surely bo done now If both parties are sincere as I cannot SUCCPS TASK ACCOMPLISHED THE FO KTYFIVJS DAYS FAST HIS HP Suffered Great Pain During Hours nnrt KesemWeii a Skeleton More Than n Living Man NBW YORK Deo Giovanni Succls fustof fortyfive days terminated at this evening in the presence of an audience of 400 The worst attack of gastrio trouble he had during the fast was at 5 oclock to day during which hl3 pain was so acute that it was feared he would collapse but indomitable will carried him through From that time until pains constantly oc currcd his distress being shown by contor tions of Ills face and nervous movements of his body When cocoa was prepared shortly after 8 oclock Sued arose fromi the lounge and staggered to a table looking more like a skeleton than he first sipped the cocoa thero was a burst of applause from the It wasdoubtful whether he would toe able to retain nourish ment but the tincertalnty soon passed away and SaccI gradually resumed for mer buoyancy This morning Succl weighed 104 pounds When the fast he weighed During the fast he drank twentyjpne of alkaline wateraud nine and ii jjaif of crotoix water besides a of his elixir which chemists say contains no nour Ishmerit Torflbrrow afternoon he will tako his first dinner The fast has undoubtedly been an honest Endorsed by the BOSTON Dec The board ofdirectors of the Atchison Topeka Santa F6 has adopted unanimously the Morgan resolu tions and PreSident Manvel andV George Magdun wore elected members of tile ad vlsory board v NEW The New York Bac for the treatment hydrophobii an tuberculosis the Pasteur aitd filed 1 d ay of th e season A PLEA FOR FREE BALLOTS Senator Spooners Powerful Defense of the Elections Bill DISFRANCHISED IN THE SOUTH Purity of tho Ballot Should Not Stop at Mason and Dixons Senator Inffalls Denounces tho ittls sissippi Constitution The House Proceedings WASHINGTON Dec tho Senate Pct tigrew Introduced a bill to prohibit tho sale of firearms aud ammunition to Indians on reservations A dozen private pension bills wcro passed Moody from the Committee en Indian Depredation Claims reported tho House bill for tho adjudication of claims arising from Indian depredations Sawyer asked unanimous consent for fix ing an early day in January for considera tion of the Postal Telegraph bill but Wol cott objected Tngalls at his own request was granted a two weeks leave of absence IMatt introduced a joint resolution ap propriating to onablo tho President to take action to obtain from the German Government a supply of Hie remedy discovered by Dr Koch and tho formula Tor the manufao tiiro of thu morning hour hnving expired Uin presid ing officer laid before the KlecUon hill Paddock iifive notice that after consideration oi the ponding liill hn would nsk the Senate to take up the Pun Kood bill which WHS by farmers from one end of the country to the other Edmunds demanded the regular oruorand tno floor was takiii by Spoonor who spoke in advo cacy of the bill Spoonor defended John I Dav enport from tho aUnuksmmlo upon him and con tended thai the federal El ctiou law instead oc bfiini oirniisive to the Democrats of the North had put into operation at their request in nmny inslaiices Spbonor spoke in advocacy of the hlcction bill A stranger in thu gullory ho said listening to debate without knowledge of tho country would bo impressed with the idea that all tho love of liberty and devotion to tho Constitution and freedom from partisanship were to ba found Qn the Democratic side of the chamber He hoped the auntlcmen on the other side would not assume that the Republican Senators were not equally with them lovers of liberty been said on Uie other side that too bill was nimed at the South It in part It was aimed at every part of the United Suites where by fnnid orforec men who hud a right to vote for members of Congress were cheated out 01 that Hunt The South ho thought was where bill was especially needed In proof be rend extracts from a speech by Delegate Chisman m the late Constitutional Convention in Missis sippi declaring that since 1875 thero had not boon a fair election in that State that in PJI1 words thoy tho whites had been stuffing ballot boxes committing perjury and carrying elections by fraud and violence He also tho qualifi cations lor voters in the Constitution of Missis sippi among others being the ability of tho voter after Jan nary 1 1802 to read or to give a reasonable explanation of Uio meaning of any clause oC the Constitution of State If tho Constitution of Mlssisssipi had stopped at an educational test and excluded right of suffrage every white or black who could not that Instrument nobody would complain of it but now the ignorant white voter might havo tho simplest clause read to hi in and be asked II lie understood it and an swering yes might bo permitted to vote while HIV abstruse clause as is tho right oC eminent domain or some other technical questions might bo read to a colored voter who would be aked to give a reasonable explanation of it The scheme was plainly devised to let the ignorant white man vote if ho voted tho Democrat ticket and to keep tho ignorant black man from voting unless he voted that ticket and yet the Demo cratic Senators railed against the pending meas ure as giving tho supervisor lordly powers This Constitution of Mississippi had been adopted too hot by a vote of the peopio but by the con vention itseU Tho Southern men ought not say that they would keep their increased representa tion whilesupprcssing the negro voe It had been said the other lay that the negro should never havo had tho right to vote but it was too lato now to argue that question The right had been given him whether in wisdom or unwisdom and oonld not be taken from him Referring to Stewarts speech yesterday nnd his remarkthat the Elections law could not be enforced in the South because public opinion would not support it Spooner said Have we fallen to a condition in our country that calls lor tho preservation bv law of thopurity of the bal lot at tho North but that we must stop at Mason and Oixcms Hue because public opinion in lhc South is in favor of dishonest and fraudulent and violent suppression of tho suffrage I can noi believe Spooner spoke over five hours his speech was listened to with marked attention on both sides of Ing111s said It the conviction of the great mass of the people in tho North thnt the Consti tutional Convention of Mississippi assembled for the avowed purpose of disfranchising a nia iorUyofits citizens who wcro also citizens of the United States It had for the express purpose of nullifying defeatingand overthrowing nn amendment to the Constitution of the United States by agreeing to which tho Stato of Mississippi se cured readmisslon into tho Union Tho people had retained representation in the House of Representatives and in the clec tornl college while they suppressed the colored vote They had retained a representation which given them for fourteen years supremacy in tho House and once placed in the Presidential chair a man who never had elected to that office in any just sense Contrary to the usual course pursued in free the rooults of the Mississippi convention would notbe sub mitted to tho people to bo voted upon It hart beenarranged to have it declared the organic law of the State without any action on the part of the voters Edmunds added that this convention name into existence by methods of the Constitution of the State which provided par ticularly forits owu amendment The conference report on bill for a public building at Kansas City was agreed to and the Senate House WAsmNfiTOF Deo the House Milliken of Maine presented a number of conference re ports on tho public building bills On motion of Clunio the Senate bill was passed for the relief of S H Brooks Assis tant Treasurer of San Francisco and the sureties on his otiicial bond The bill was passed to the construc tion of a tunnel under the watersof the Bay of New York between Middlotown and New Ut recht On motion of Herman bill was passed for cancellation of a certain contract for de liverfbf stone for Improvement of the Columbia A motion to was made by Stone The House went into Committee of the Whole on tho ursrent dftfiGiency bill with the Senate amendments Henderson moved concurrence except on the amendment providing for payment of the Senate session eruplovecSjincludiug clerks to Senators After a long debate the motion was agreed to the bill returned to the Senate and the House Teri Jurors Make a Verdict ST Louis Deo Merrlam has decided to Issue a proclamation declar ing the adoption by the people of the Con stitutional amendment making verdicts by fivesixtfas of a jury In a civil action Tbis decision was reached on the ad vice of the AttorneyGeneralthat under the Su preme Court decision of 1876 a majority of those present and where It occurs in Constitution means not jority of those voting In an election but a majorityof those voting on the pending amendment lawyers the be overthrowua3 soon as 11 ci tjr of C In urider lateMatthew Thomas It gves the to vto the for the University was unmarried A M SUICIDES Tragic of tho Wealthiest Citi zen of Albuquerque N Doc to Nicolas T Avmijo the wenltb iost resident of this city committed suicide at his palatial residence hero this morning by seiidlnR aJ4calibro builot through his heart Since last July he has suffered with softening of tho brnin and Insomnia and Dr Easterday took him to California In tho hope thai a change of seeno aud a shoit va cation from his business cares would restore his health They returned Wednesday but realising no improvement in his pat iont doctor mado arrangements to go with him to Now York this afternoon When Mrs Armijo arose this morning sho went into the kitchen to order some cofleo for her husband Soon a pistol shot was hoard and his wife rushed to his room aud found her husband lying stretched upon tho door with a ghastly wound through tho left the ball having penetrated tho heart and going clear through the body Mr Armijo was tho owner of valuable real estate in Mexico southern California Arizona all over this Territory and espe cially in this city He was reputed to be worth HoJesives a wife and seven children tho eldest son years old is now in Louis spending his time leisurely nnd throe and a son are attending school at and Santa Clara California Ho was f0 years of age SITTING BOLLS GHOST IT BECKONS GOOD INDIANS TO THK BAD Tho Two Kottlo Sioux Begin Wild Ghost yulot at Pino Kid go Agency iis Deo Triune special from Pierre S IX says a ranchman in today from up Bud river reports that tho hitherto peaceable somlcivlilxed tribo of Two Sioux began a wild ghost dance night before last Some of the bucks whon returning home claimed to havo seen a white figure on top ofublufl One of them said ic was Sitting Hull Tho alleged phantom motioned them to follow and glided from hill to hill In the direction oi tho Bad Lauds The ranch man says tho Indians accepted this as proof that Sitting Bull is the Messiah aud that ho was beckoning them to follow The ghost dance is the conscKHieneo and tho ranchman says thu Indians as far down as Willow creek are alVected If the story is correct It is a serious ODER PINE RIDGE SITUATION Five Hundred Friendlies Start for the Bad Lands RAPID CITY S Dec Miles has received advices from General Brooke Dhat 500 friendly Indians have left Pino Ridge to attempt to bring In tho hostiles A dispatch from LieutenantColonel Drum at Fort Yates announces that tho Indians there are quiet Thirtynine of Sitting Bulls Indians who left tihe ngency on Mon day have sent in word that Uiey will return General Carr tins thrown out a cavalry force to intercept a band now reported moving reservation to tho Bad the force fails to intercept them they will bo pursued and arrested General Miles says no advance would be made until the result of the Pine Ridge conference Is known Big Foot and Hump have surren dered and returned to the agency No Indians except the band mentioned are now going to the hostlies and tho cor don is constantly tightening General Miles discredits the report of a largo band of In dians iu tho vicinity of Camp Crook on tho Little Missouri river No further engage ments are reported from tho lower ranches A Government herd Is located on Alkali creek and a force of twenty men has gone to round it up Two companies of tho Sev enteenth Infantry from Fort Russell are expected hero this afternoon and will nt once follow fortyfive Cheyenne scouts from Pine Rldgo who started for the Choyenno this morning Tho available fovco along the Cheyenno under General Can1 ia about 1500 BROOKLYN INDIAN KILLERS A Military Ileifiment Wants to Do Some F NEW YORK Deo TnrutWK Dispatch Francisco ChmnMA Some members of the Thirteenth Regiment Brooklyn are filled with a desire to go hunting for scalps and havo filed an appli cation with tho War Department to bo mus tered Into United States service as a volunteer company in caso of an Indian out break The idea originated with Captain Cochraii Company I Adjutant Uertram T Clayton is also Interested They asked permission from the State authorities to offer their services to the general Gov ernment General Porter General McCleer and Colonel Austen all approved the plan Sherman on the Indian QuesMon Nicw YORK Dec 20 Tho two hundred and seventieth anniversary of the landing of the pilgrims was celebrated toiiigiit at the eleventh anntral dinner of the New England Society of General Sherman one of the principal speakers speaking of the Indians came down to the troubles of tho present time which he thought exaggerated If entire con trol of the Indians was given to the army there would be no more outbreaks Indians Raid a Town PIERRE S Dec George Laplant came in today with the report thai the In dians raided the town of Midland niptht bo fore last and that a brisk skirmish ensued the Indians escaping to the bad lands The report is discredited here A BROOKLYN CINDERELLA The Very Curious Story Told by Mrs NEW YORK Dec San Francisco Chronicle Suits were started in the city court of Brooklyn which Involve tho disposition of about worth of property eft by Cornelius Donellson a wealthy builder who died at hs No 115 Pacific Stioet on May 16 1890 leaving a wife and nine children ac cording to some members of the family and ten children according to a hypothetical tenth This child Is Mrs Mary Flan nefy wife of Patrick Flannery a prosperous builder of Cornwall on tho Hudson and mother of William Jerome Flannery the recently connectedwith the produc tion of The Fast v Mrs Flannery tells a curious story of her relations with her family She says she waa recognized in the family as a introduced to acquaintances as but treated as a servant Sho rras a veritaljle Cinderella she was com pelled to arise early beaten it she failed vto do and otherwise abused The other cj ild ren also began to abuse and de lighted in her punishment relative of the family told a reporter suit did not trouble the family I at all said Flan nery was n the ft au ghter ot Don such arid that no such ever lived at his house BpeakibgrVof yesterdayv Mr Benedict said that his cUervtikadvbeen eager for sometime to which would until1 he had examined into the and of grpnnd is auxioiw for anearbr trial THE STRANGLERS GUILTY Eyrand Will Die and Gabrielle Labor for Twenty Years CLOSING SCENES IN THE FAMOUS TRIAL Tho Theories of the Xancy School of Hypnotizers Set Forth At Groat Disrobing Act of tho Jury PARTS Deo San Francisco Bompard faced the Paris aristocracy In court yesterday In a crowd of bril liantly dressed people which had come to quiz and bo amused As a natural actress she dotermined to bo amusing BO sho showed how she received Gouffe In a looselyfittIng wrapper with a sash and unbottoned and demonstrated how played tho coquette by an exhibition of neck and shoulders as she changed It In GQuitos presence for s costume with a silken girdle with which her old boau was choked to death Here that will said tho Judge wa have seen enough of your Rompard heard tho hightoned people laugh but she couldnt join In She hurriedly robuttoncd her bodice and then sat down to listen to Professor Llogcols Professor of the medical college of Nancy on question of hypnotism The Pro fessor Is A massive man six foot two Inches in night and weighs about 200 GabrJello looked at him sternly for a moment and then seemed to go to sleep though the mere presence of tho Professor was suilicicnt to send her into dreamland This was a remarkable fact President Roberts requested tho wituesi to omit politics from his hypnotism Please do not Interrupt said Liogeois with cool selfassurance I Biust tell my tale in my own way Sly theory I have demonstrated frequently before the legal authorities of Nancy i once com pelled my loving daughter to fire a pistol at lior mother and I made my nephew poison his aunt These of course were only ex perimental crimes but in cases where really criminal suggestions are made tho subject Invariably resists I know of a monk of unexceptional piety who stolo a prayer book while under the bat he passed and repassed tho room in which book was seventeen times before commit Ing tho tiieft Some doctors In Nancy pre tended to apply a blister to a hypnotlo sub ject but used only a plain piece of rag The next morning tho patient showed all the symptoms that would havo resulted if tho blister had been really applied This apparent miraclo was wflrkod by hypnotlo 13 A In n voice denoting a perfect possession of the facts he went on GabrielU Ji nypuotio subject I suppose her to be and there is no room for the slightest doubt upon the subject Dr Lacrest proves the thing she la easily put Into ft sleep and baa obeyed his suggestions ever since childhood When awake sho remembers but when In a state of coma sho everything In fact she leads Vdual exist ence Everthing could be simplified by put ting her Into magnetic sleep and asking her to describe the murder In this ease she might tell some lies but would Infallibly tell a great many Eyrand put her into a magnetio trance asked the President replied the Profewori ho made her obey him In everything aud follow him about like a dog Ib was neither his nor his appearance that attracted The professor then proceeded to state that In cases of this extraordinary nature ths criminal law of Franco ought to bo modified The President asked Why did Gabrlello return to Franco 7 The Professor replied Evidently through megnetlc Present Eyraud could not magnetize Gabriello when she no longef near him but Garanger could and she aware of her own innocence told him of the crime that Eyraud had suggested and of her participation in the same Sho knew the crime was committed because knowing that she would follow him like dog left her with tho body She forgot everything when awake and only bered again when under magnetic Influence TTTTC COURT ADMQNISJIKD Professor Llegeois concluded his with an admonition to the Court that sounded very strangely coming from a wit ness and an address to tho Bench Permit me to remind you of tho words of President Ferry who conducted tho prose in the La Ronciero case who said when the prisoner was found guilty that ho would rather have had his right hand cut off than to havo found that man The Professor then impressively added According to tho account I have read and the Information that has been given mo by reliable people 1 am absolutely convinced thjl Gabrielle may possibly bay6 received suggestions and acted in a state of somnam bulism when this crime was committed She may possibly have forgotten that she coin mi filed the crime and if such is the case all the extraordinary symptoms that have been observed in her manner can be easily With these words the Professor left the stand LIBGEOISS THEORY COMBATIED Dr Brouardel who testified yesterday that he believed Gabrielle to be entirely sponsible for all her actions was called to combat Professor Liegeols Ho vl have been searching forthe truth diligently but it is a thing for time to disclose Pro fessorCharcot made a thousand experiments before he established bis theory and more experiments are needful before Professor Liegeoiss theory may bo It absolutely Impossible that Gabrielle should have been under magnetlo Influence for vv three weeks during which time she hired apartments went to Londonand returned That is a task too complicated for person to do under magnetic influence Under such influence did she f My answer is that we see every day exam pies of young people living with elderly peoT B AN EXPERIMENT 7 witness had completed env i dence Henri Robert attorney for arose and said We have theories upon hypnotism and Itf powernow what we want is proof and to obtain that I V request the Cfourt to permit experiment to be made on Gabrielle court here This caused a great sensation was a movement throughout Gabrielle was much agitated groan of jndignHtion camdforth the ProcurateurGeherJilobjected i in If this experiment tate the discovery of r at once but it seemsto wanted here In merely cal The too Iwish myself m views
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