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Washington Post, The (Newspaper) - January 20, 1906, Washington, District Of Columbia THE WASHINGTON JANUARY 20, 1906. Fatal Accident on Brooklyn Elevated SWITCH LEFT UNGUARDED One Passenger Killed and Twelve Other Persons When Car Left Tracks It Plunged first Into Vacant Struck Huge and Collapsed Into a Mass of C. a Real Estate Was Found Buried in the Under Jan IS middle coach of a. tram on the Cj Hills branch of the Transit Company was derailed i t an uncontrolled and feet from the overhead to a vacant hi end of the cai struck a and was from end to ei into a of wreckage ihe who with cai one was others injured A guard Handing on tho trort platform was so injured bj being hurled to the that lie Is not expected to live Wedged in Simon f j ears of j. Brooklyn leal estate was tl o Killed Ho was found t 1 seats in the vt end of the car The injuries result Is Stmu 1 P P ai t reported to-night that the accident em- LS ol requested m to burn tne wrecked car hv i pon the structure to got e i It i t to the condition of the s Cullen he was was He said thought the was The erman who had charge of- the could not be found after the LOST VOTES BY Hew York Grand Jury Fails to Find rious New Jan. there were hundreds of cases of carelessness which deprived citizens of their votes at the last election In New but which were not necessarily was the gist of the report made to-day by the special grand jury which was drawn recently to election State Attorney General Mayer laid bej fore the jury about cases of alleged It found comparatively few out upon its discharge to-day sued a report many facts gleaned during its and recommendations for changes In the election laws wnich it requested be presented to the he jury found that there were more than COO errors in certified copies of tion canvasses alone The jury asked that inquiry be made Into the value and of machines REJECT REFORM OVERTURE WITNESS DID HOT FAY Influence of Town Topics Failed to Impress ALSO REFUSED MANN A LOAF Unpleasant Paragraphs Followed About Millionaire and His Had Another Hard Day Under the Searching Cross-examination of ney Amused Committee of Twenty-five Will Not Help Out ID flames burst from the Philadelphia Republican City They Is the Product of Snap Jan. 19 a long con- ference the committee of twenty-five men by the Republican city committee to with that body on Monday nej t to revise the rules of the Republican party in Philadelphia decided to-day not to participate in the proposed revision The members of the committee of are prominently identified with the City Party and the Lincoln and several of them are members of Mayor Weaver's advisory which the or created last year to assist him in ing out municipal reform measures Former Postmaster General Charles Emery Smith presided at the conference Before going into executive other men who are leaders in the reform ment were invited to express their on the proposition of the Republican city committee All of them were opposed to the acceptance of the invitation After the committee of had decided to decline the a sub- committee of of which ilr Smith 1 ho hre department was but was was appointed to a of the car were practically j Tlie committee in its declinat o t s that the Republican not come to the independents x with a Just title that it is the snap and that what the people want is not merely a revision of the but a revision of the personnel before the coroner reached 1 ne sv as almost a repetition of the at Ninth nue and third summer when several persons lost i also calls attention to the fact the then lives Switch Had Been It occurred at a double-track le to the Beach ol P elevated This branch is lot in and the switch nal 1> is 3 of railroad officials were to make -I tup in a. special tiam ov ei this division now in extra up the question of reform prim TV that no revision of rules now made could become operat ve before tl e new law is and that would be made in dark that guide KNOXVILLE CONTEST 01 thf and a switchman was sent to 1 it Die in Thinking the 1 was conti oiled by a the It is said the 1 it pi ess train was the first to on t Tiie first cai got by all t the was jostled open and t m the middle car went on to the uive Derailment and the crish to the vacant lot below jje the motorman of the LICENSED TO Three Tickets in the Field and Party Lines Almost Special to Tlie Post Tenn Jan 19 hottest municipal in years ended night Three tickets are in the and not ei en the most careful forecasters are able to figure out Who will win In tion to the regular Democratic by Charles H Brown for an independent labor headed by ex-Mayor S G and the Reform headed by B M are In the and the of one man on the reform and Gill both o' Rich all of the candidates ate Democrats j The campaign closed to-night with big ono ot s ana Ida meetings of tie three addressed ot s c j Jo and waiter Q QyM t and been dia- and already six men have been arrested and scores of will be ar- APT I I I rested to-morrow should they trv to 11 I Al C' I of i i A. 1 1 i riv atp flowers On 1 hu January 1906. it 1 m at his 502 d John A Fiank N of ral un 1321 M it Thursday I 11 10 3o o clock p m Caot W I S aged cph LJO k C PLAN INSURANCE 1 s O l tl C. Ill t ook Armstrong Committee Holds Conference with State New Jan 19 of the legislative insurance investigating com- i il the of which concluded an it Thirteenth and streets of the life insurance C a in this city to-day with p ni j of the insurance k a id papers please i ments ot several The f I 1 i ence called State Senator William iT iJf 19, at i i It m r J E C JJ D in the 111 acr Jut X C akia v Yuk Chicago and New O I p ipt rs please copy HEALTH OFFICE hi n 1 .il H sts r-e jears Ro ijih st nw So n i nw 65 1> 1 i 45 jears f b 1 Is r st ne 1 jear Kcv 1 s rt nu 1 year N i L l st sw 1 Mechanics pi years I ui h O T n 4th st ne SS lai J j loru W 3'OS 14th st nw 21 and notices inserted In i Post will upon application appear Elm without extra charge for either te iu any or all of to it ir iM 5ORK GLOBE BI JOl CR ST POST ST PAl L chairman of the tive and was held to penult an interchange of opinions regarding the Insurance laws to be enacted m this State because of the revelations of the investigation When the conference ator Armstrong said conference is being held purely for the exchange of ideas I don't care to say what the line ot questioning is It is not lor the public to know It was reported to be the intention of the insurance commissioners to urge the members of the New ork State to draft a report to the State which will a lated the commissioners to bring about a national movement for a bona fide of the larger ance companies WESTERN Special to The Washington Post New Jan. a brief ten Oliver H. P. Belmont Inter- the examination OoU William owner of to to-day for editor of is of I libeled Justice Joseph I It is not a usual for the de- j fense to examine witnesses before the prosecution flias closed its but Mr. Belmont wanted to testify for Mr. and go to Europe on next so District Attorney Jerome made no ob- Decision Mr Belmont stated emphatically that Col. Mann tried to get to buy worth of stock of Town and when Mr Belmont the he asked for a loan of the The according to Mr ed his attention to the fact that Town Topics had treated him and his family and that it was the social paper of the and what in was But Mr. was not and Col went away asking him to think it over Did Wot Change His It over did not change Mr. and he so notified the Colonel came an letter from the Colonel for a loan of And then this Para- graphs to appear in Town Topics that TV ere not to Mr. mont Solemnly the Colonel declared that it was not good business policy to have relations persons who might be a subject of criticism in Town But he did borrow from E as security 100 shares of the ber which he said were owned by his Mrs. Emma Mann Like Justice Col Mann's memory when he was con- fronted by documents Be said the for Fads and weie instructed by him to get eis on their own hook But letters ten by him to Moses Ellis and two solicitors for the showed that he told them to ahead on their own account These were some of the things that Col Mann had to contend with in a day of relentless by James W He plowed through it shaking his bushy white whiskers and stammering guttural Once he appealed to Justice Fitzgerald ana asked to be from telling about his financial but he had to and he did not seem to like it a bit Fought to Get Into A crowd fought to get into the room to look at the colonel and to hear him There were more women than at any day of the and with the tion of one or they wore gay clothes who writes for Town was brought into the and when she heard her name mentioned sat in the perked up When Osborne ran the colonel into k tight hole and an ing answer from the crowd and Justice Fitzgerald had to rap tor order Then Mr Osborne asked about the moral of doing business at Town and the colonel shouted do business at Town Topics That brought out a roar During the morning session Col Mann was asked again about the shares of Rico syndicate stock that he got trom Count Reginald and the ness said that he paid nothing for them The defense tiled to show whereas Town Topics at one time con- harsh references to Count the references to him aiter the transfer of the stock were verj When Mr for the defense asked the witness the name of the son from he got information tha Ward he declined to on the ground that it degrade him Several extracts from Town Topics read to Col and his asked as to whether -or not they were scandalous The colonel declared that one ol was and added that he did rot see it before it was in print ADMITS DEAL WITH BURTON Bondsman Withdraws and Another Charge Is Made Against Special to The Washington Jan. the who is under trial charged with swindling church people was surrendered to the police to-day W. A. who declined to remain his A was issued against him charging him with having violated the law in living here with a woman as bis Tie Hustings Court did not sit being but the ing on the charge of obtaining under false pretenses will be resumed Charles A. grand ruler of the Fraternal Mystic Circle of who claims to have suffered by Burton's is among those who have writ ten to the making charges against Four of the flve original warrants against Burton have not yet been On the one that was served he is now undergoing These additional rants will be served in due time Mayor McCarthy said after an interview with Mrs. of that he had another to spring in the case before the trial was he would not indicate its RUSSIANS ARE COWED Anniversary of Will Be Lee of Holds Its Annual Champ Clark Pays High Tribute to the Integrity of Stonewall United Mine Workers to nize Rival Jan con- vention of the United Mine Workers otf America consideration of One of the most tant taken up was a resolution the acceptance of transfer cards from the Federation of Miners in liea of an initiation President Mitchell made a re- senting the charge there was 111-feeling between the officers of the two The resolution defeated by a decisive W. R. Undertaker and 940 F Street N. W. ttg strictly first on tbe most terms 4280 AND 4iSl vote The race question was op a few in the discussion of a resolution ing- that local unions large Where there are 100 or more colored shall be entitled to send one colored and ir Che vote in the local union is to the majority that j they cannot the colored Some changes were made in the CSS J Funeral Director t e. Main av R. F. HARVEY'S FUNERAL AND NW Strictly fl st at moderate Commodious North WRIGHT CoT and Livery in Use of chapel on 1337 Tenth T leph ne 47 Open and GEORGE P. AND JW Capitol n. But The convention voted for the re- lief of the families Of the of the Paint W. colliery Party in Jan. Frank of New and Mrs and of eighteen arrived here to-day with the body of A. R. mother of Mrs. Mrs. who is a pioneer of died while on a visit daughter N. and body was home for Manager of Bank Note Company Says Bonds Were Now Jan The trial of Augustus charged with grand ceny in connection with the flotation of of bonds of the Galveston and Interurban was continued to-day Harry manager of the ton Bank Note was a witness for the It is charged that Thomas had a charge of entered on the company's books against Seton's name for the printing of which tually cost Seton Three thousand shares were printed for this A ter was introduced in evidence to show that after Seton's arrest he wrote to Thomas asking him when he appeared before the grand Jury to garble the facts and to fail to remember certain important matters In the The witness said that the testimony he gave in the Police Court was untrue in j many particulars He said that he had been paid by Seton to print these cates m an illegal At this point the trial was adjourned until next WASHINGTON POST 621 King Va The the birth of Gen. Robert E Lee was only partially ed as a holiday in The vate aind public the and some of the State and city offices were closed for the but generally business waS not At night Lee Camp of Confederate erans carried out a tom and a followed toy a subscription at camp on Prince The of the several auxiliary societies to the camp prepared the banquet and also acted as waitresses The fiall was prettily with Con- federate and United States and the presented an attractive ance The speakers were Senator J. S. C of and of Missouri The former responded to the R E. Most Stainless of Com- Except in the 'the latter to the T J. There Is Standing Like a Stonewall These distinguished orators were inter- ait frequent intervals by in which both the Confederate veterans and their erstwhile several of whom attend these functions joined Representative Clark's speech In reviewing the history of he wajs considered on aill hands a. de- Blow while teaching at Va. Even his friends ihe was appointed colonel of toe wais assuming for toe iwas too and he wais about ias near ithe top of military ladder as Ihe was likely to When he was placed In charge of Harpers there was almost universal tion ion ground of tuts supposed was beginning tut tlie career of modern times The first opportunity schoolmaster stood as a full-panoplied son of Mairs Out of the smoke and dm amd of ills first Jackson's star rose as and blazed increasing splendor till he was gathered to tils fathers to watch to anarch to fight seemed to be ithe four posed duties of and heroic man Tue sight of his foes fired hue Scotch-Irish blood and sent ait boiling lake melted Java his veins Latei in his address Representative Clark gme an interesting bit of in connection the common belief among Jackson's men prayed ail his He said first days of the war he was to Ms night ithe natural of the blood In useful member was interfered and to prevent pain lie frequently carried above Ihls but Ms diers rne was when hand and they all creation Mck old he was appealing ito of Hosts And who shall dn tie light of toils dazzling that were wrong in conclusions that faith and in that spirit they and utter wrecks he made of opposing was a triumphant of what fervent prayer and courage combined will accomplish ita battle WOMAN TO KEEP NEW CHARGE OF BOND Alias Accused of At- tempting Deal as E. J. New Jan C P. or Charles Murray who has been held on one charge of attempting to negotiate the forged certificates of bonds of the Norfolk and Western Railway was arraigned in court again and placed under bail on a second com- plaint This time he accused of trying to negotiate with Barnard of this a loan of on what purported to be worth of the forged It charged that in this instance the accused himself to be E. J. Moore A CUKE FOR or Tour druggists will refund money if PAZA MENT falls to cure you la e to 14 EOe Can be warded off if yon attend to your cold in tine Order a bottle of our i Rock and Rye Wine Co. 614 14th St. M. Mrs. Greenwood Made Acting Official at Jones Board has appointed Mrs. Margaret Greenwood of the Jones Point and fort is made by a number of people In to nave her appointed to the position ner Mrs Greenwood is widow of min who was the keeper of the Jones Point light over forty and death occurred It is generally admitted that wood is thoroughly qualified to fill petition and is entitled to and con- indignation has been expressed heie at the rumor an application lor the was filed shortly before the death of Mr and be- fore it was known that his wife would be an Posts Lists of Registered Copies of the lists of registered voters were posted in the four wards of andria yesterday by City R. H. In accordance with the of tht hew State Edinburg to Build Special to The Post Jan. 19 town council of Edinburg expects to build a water system within the next year A has been introduced In the ture to allow tne council to Issue bonds for tMs The is now out protection from Last summer nearly of property de- by A system is Harrisonburg Wants Normal Special to The Washington Post Jan. burg Is making a determined effort to cure one of the three normal schools be established in The town has offered toward the and the board of supervisors have offered twice amount for the establishment of valley school rival is Front AS DAY OF Government Is Too Well Prepared for So There Will Be Wo At- tempt at Capital and Moscow Without Signs of of Walling's Arrest St. Jan bration of Feast ot the fourth of the great festivals of the though significant of the new attitude in toward both church the churches were less than is and merchants ventured to gard the law and kept theh stores The ceremony at lost in eness by the absence df the Diplomatic none of the members of which was invited is little prospect of any disorder Monday though tne revolutionist labor organizations and a of liberals of Russia are determined to honor the of the ill-starred lowers of Father Gapon by the cessation of work and pleasure on the Not a Day of of will be observed as a day of and not of said a leading member ot the committee He dis- claimed all idea of A. collision with the he after the events of Moscow and must ered as loyal to the government i view of the preparedness of the and nts evident desire to provoke a he even have decided to abstain peaceful to remain at and to fest our sympathy Only toy draping our windows in We have assurances that fully half the proletariat m St will cease including the electric lighting though the printers and many others say they prefer to devote their earnings for the day to the benefit ol tihe widows and orphans of the slain Moscow Expects A dispatch to the Associated Press from Moscow says that no bloodshed is ed there Another manifestation of the ment of open revolution at day's session of the convention of the Constitutional Democratic when a proposition to boycott the elections for the though urged by some of the met wath scant and when hearty applause greeted those speakers who urged the fullest pation in 'the elections In order to further the good relations between Russia and Prof Bofis an a professor at the school of and for many years resident of has applied to the minister of education for permission to open a under the name of Franklin College In tion to the usual Russian branches the curriculum will include courses in the English American and political and economic science The in- struction will be conducted in A Measure of The retirement of seventeen generals of the council for tional defense was gazetted and this action will be followed shortly by the score of inactive erans of the Alexander committee for the relief of and bers of the council of the This step is dictated by reasons of New Jan. 19 correspondent of the Associated Pi ess at having been queried the ported arrest of William English ing in that city for revolutionary telegraphed to-day that Mr. Walling has not been and that the re- port to that effect is without foundation ACCUSED SOW Mrs. Philadelphia's of Died of Heart Jan 19 to-day rendered a to the effect that Mrs. Anita claimed to the Countess de died of heart John tier who was arrested atter her was released Mrs. died suddenly last and was arrested be- cause of statements by that he had ill-treated his mother and ihad quarreled her shortly before her EDUCATION Famous Corn Talks of the West to Be Duplicated in Special to The Post Jan W. con- missioner of agriculture and is in arranging ith the railroads foi the special tobacco and agricultural trains hich will be sent out through the tobacco and cultural sections of the These trains are part of a system that Ko ner has had in tion for some time They will be in charge of competent men exhibits will be seed distributed and object lessons given with anv in- formation The State will he and meetings will be ai ranged to meet various trains at tne several It is expected great will be derived fiom the scheme MARTIN CO. SERVICE PLATES For Serving Course Dinners OU R ot Elegant S e r v ice P i a t es embraces richly decorated of French in a great variety of ex- These plates are suitable for all sions table appointments of v our inspection DULIN MARTIN CO. 121 5 F Stand 12 14- 18 G St. Men's regular 50c Silk hand in a big Variety of light and dark c 1 o r i vd a y at for 50c. Open This Evening Until 9 Dependable Seventh and K Eight cakes of Colgate's Octagon Laundry sold regularly at 5c a cake day only 25c. Continuing the Extraordinary Celling of Men's Suits Overcoats Under the influence of prices immense stock of Men's Winter Suits and Overcoats is rapidly It is we are determined to dispose of every of in the policy a house which maintains brand-new lines each season 4 If you have the slightest need for a Suit or this is your greatest Come to-day and make the most of it. Men's Regular and A splendid collection of Men s including plain and cheviots plain and fancy in wide range of this most favored and Single and double breasted of the cut tailored in a manner that proclaims their lined with Venetian or berge all with deep vents Regular and values for Men's 88.75 Regular to Another lot of Men s High-class all-wool Meltons edge and in black and all-wool lain and novelty in length and the 52-inch belted models Lined Venetian or some with wool cloth that makes them very warm desirable All these garments are finished in manner bi and are new styles designed for this Third Men's Regular to Tn this lot are the finest examples of ready-to-wear produced Choice Is offered of the widest sible range of popular fabrics and including black Worsteds for black English f in onal the smartest and dressy plain and and other exclusive front sack and broad lapel double-breasted tailored with center or side vents All regulai sizes and up to 46 chest in Men's Regular to In this lot are grouped all the Over- coats fiom oui 01 merit and high-grade aif mntl lored and in s in- Box single and tourist Di PSS lined m the prevailing 44-inch also Materials English Rough in and black Vv 1 as well as the fashionable covert cloths Women's and The necessity for quickly winter stocks is the reason for this sale o clear out all the winter lines of Women's which sold at and 50, we have marked them to a is offered of the season's leading and patent in all the most favored models; and lace All sizes and widths Mind is not a lot of old or undesirable qualities but our own splendid stork of crick 11 season at and a Isow finally reduced to Men's and Shoes at Unreserved choice pair of Men's Shoes in the stock which sold at the above the very cream of this son's high-grade productions Eighteen dull and patent the latest 811.75 Tourist A very remarkable offering of fifty Women's Long Tourist made in loose with velvet collar and patch Latest mannish garment to be worn on almost any Material is a gray of a weight that requires no We got all the turer paid such a low price that we can offer you this big GEN. BARTOLOME MITRE Former President of Argentina and a Distinguished Buenos Jan 19 -Gen Bartolome former President ot the Argentine died Gen Mitie was eighty-three old He was President from 1867 to 1--71, of the army of and Uruguay in the war w th He gained considerable in his work including a tion in Spanish of Dante's Comedy ENDOWS ACADEMY OF Man Bequeathed ooo to Home Jan 19 the terms of the will of W. C opened here the Davenport Academy of Science becomes prospectively one of the most richly endowed institutions of Its kind In the Mr left an estate of With provisions for limited income to the i of the i enues to be the academy and the entire estate to go to that institution at the of surviving brothers and ters His art collection and each the most valuable private collection in the are left to the with for a fireproof building un they aie to be Mr. Putnam been a leading cier and business man Davenport for years Movements of Ocean Jan. 19 from Bremen from Glasgow and for New York in communication by wireless telegraph l he station at Race N F at 11 30 when the vessel 150 miles ot thai station The Caledonia will dock about a m Monday Maine from London for New in cation ty wireless telegraph with the torpedo tion at R I No time or dis- tance frora Liverpool and Queenstown Tor New In communication bj with Sable N S at 8 p m sixty allies east will dock forenoon Jan IS from for this passed to the Delaware at J2 07 o'clock this afternoon Jan from Kew for Genoa anp Sailed Nord America lor New Jan 19 lia York Jan 18) for for for Halifax and N B for via fop Portland Jan. from Jan. 19 Oral from New via Dover Jan Parisian for and St. N. B Jan for New Tia DEATH OF REV. L. G. Injuries Received in Yellowstone Park Two Years Ago Prove Ga Jan 19 C D D president of Crammon Methodist Episcopal Theological Serni of died here d sixty-seven jears Death came as the result of as sustained bj a fall in tional Park two years complicated by stomach troubles Dr Atkinson been engaged in educational woik foi more than twenty-seven B C Jan 19 B held the world's is dead in Wis Jan 19 B president of the First Nation il died Pa Jan. 19 B wife of John H Coni one of the most prominent laj members of the Presbyterian Church in the United PROFESSIONAL MRS. BAR TOILET ARTISAN 921 F STREET N. W. Scientific Treatment of Face Scalp by Manicuring Poi appointments phone Only la dies and children treated States died at home here Mrs uho wab about sixty of age had been 111 for some Jan 19 of Sev ille died to night He was created a cardinal December 11 last Acquitted of Jan B O'Connor acquitted of murder in the Blair last midnight On November O Connor and kill ed Charles Prough Mrb had lelt hei husband was keeping houie for Prough O broke into thn house and in L witu the latter killed OH DRAUGHT AT LEADING IN FOR FAMILY USE E. 5O7. A Dark Brew Without a Counter- part in You cannot buy another dark beer in this equally as good m particular as is a product in Washington's brewery ing every possible to insure the perfection of its beers is brewed of the world's finest malt and Pure artesian well water used The air used for cooling is thoroughly Ample time allowed for Do wonder that is the highest type of dark National Capital Brewing Co.
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