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World (Newspaper) - April 26, 1893, New York, New York Home Days SA TURD A and Home on these days repeated in The Evening World Open to Situation THURSDA Help Wanted on Thursday repeated m The Evening World PRICE TWO NEW APRIL PRICE TWO Iti TRYING TO SAVE Ex Senator Taking for SCHOOLGIRL FRIENDS OF HELEN ON THE Testimony In nf Con W Knyn She Snw n 1M11 Whon They nt of who was appointed by Flower a com missioner to take additional testimony In the case ot now under sentence of death for poisoning his Helen His work at u oclock yesterday In Part City I lie courtroom Assistant ap lor with Deputy Lawyer on hand with half a about twenty tho cj z n Ho liai A will witnesses In re on I Inm the yesterday tho wt tha direct examination she testified that sue boarded at West oue Hundred and Seventh street with Mio went 10 school with Helen at tlie Jackson line ana street and and roomed to On occasions she occupied the same Upon ouu occasion she was In Helen room j just were to go ml for a Helen had a glass small white snld they were morphine Pills and she took The witness but threw It ai wni 1otti snld that they her tic the only time she saw Miss Potts take of the In to the but nlil not wern at wore you T I What To talk with him about llm met thli Did tell you to make hero T Hero Harris broke In with u hysterical cry be badgered I must this child bo badgered All was Tbo tall commissioner rose in his seat and for Then went on with who tho from tlin would ask ul o and nn cunt Ionian ly nail I what h nlil W BOUND TO KILL A Brooklyn Womans Suicide by and CHARLES NOVEL METHOD OF ENDING what ill i I Vim that yi i mil from ir any Then tin conn idlor leaned back In a nnd the audience and demanded the that had Intimated lio u as ever rude or sho Then asked tho witness why she had known lor Unit Helen taken and had told It Mie snld It was because at first she didnt think It was and that sho didnt want to gut mined up In the To tho witness snld first Harris at Howes and nil iit i never saw carlyle Harris until she paw bun wlt ls Howe sold Harris wria present during tho but after flic was re moved to the Governors witness Anna H Her is among those sub mitted to the She said she had lived at ocean irom 1880 to op ills house occupied by mother of Her daughter brought out the fact that Miss is supported by her who pays her board nnu other expenses that her lather Is business luau lu thu but Hint she didnt know where he but sup that at some or the Francis was Howes most unpromising lie owns a ding store In In IHUO he was employed in drug store In Asbury where lie knew furl IP Ills was ID tho effect during tlie Inner part of July and August a girl who very closely Stopped Up Kvery In tile with Turned on Jumped Into tlin Her Under Hot Water nud or Act n Charles who lived her husband child ou iho fourth Iho Marks and committed suicide yesterday atter Mie was found In the bathtub at ached tn her apartments at i Tho was The gas had been on full and every crevice and crack In he room was muffed with Hodge was partly having on cr underclothing and a sho had liken off her but not her cr hair had been unfastened aud was haug ig loosely down her When ber body It had evidently been in tlin bath lib for several Her head lay no water tap and her body was drawn up 3 It li Hodgo was last seen allvo by Ella nt 8 oclock in thu She was In the hall al the time and to the Shortly on the floor above detected Iho smell ot The colored elevator Joseph llusa started on a tour of He ang Hodges but could fiol no rc Ho went on with his taking up and down In tho A ew minutes before i oclock a lady having loins on ilio third directly below lodges told tho elevator boy hat iho celling In her room was dripping tlth water and mat there was a strong smel it gas permeating tho The elevator boy again rapped at Mrs lodges Palling to goi any response he summoned tho Edward Jen turn called In Policeman Hoo of the The elevator boy waa sent up tho and on looking through thu bathroom window saw the body In the Then the and broke In who Is manager tor Barnard A oi sporting at Noj 1 to n Bond this was by telephone and hurried Ills grief wa Ho near hi wiles body and wept Whon asked for an explanation Hodges nud desperation be only Shook his head un murmured l dont 1 Have nothing ro he 1 can hardly us just what has eit the house ntr this My wit md I had just finished sue ap as In was ly tu good as wo were talking over tir plans ot going to tho Worlds Fair early next was a woman and had been in poor health for some 1 have no other to A World reporter Hodges sister last She held a whispered conversa tion with her who was still sitting by his wifes As bis sister Ion him she 1011 over hear Polta av Harris It month of fallen nn mo lu company will another and in uf the conversation I will ha la I Hunk Ill K 1 foal aa If U were mu mble I h Mary nor daughter took her own Wellmon could not shako this and be brought out nothing Miss urace daughter ol tbe pre vious was tbe next resembled Helen 1ottss and wnom ho supposed to be t hud come to tho Atty Lawyer MUi NBW IN THB was In school with Helen Potts and Car man knew both mother and d I 1otts over toll you about Carl Unman 7 asked This a ot which was tho Carl he In this case was a mythical and any further discussion ot this figment of some bodys bruin wasi ho totally commissioner ho tun scope of hut Inquiry by re marking I shall not maintain tho rules or but will admit anything relative to tho that submitted to tbo Then tho examination of tho witness was asked Annie o be that young and asked first fm one hulf dozen She said that she had and wiis used to tiik Inic wont out sho said to tell 1 not Shu naked for a second time and repeated the Injunction about trll Ing Tho witness saw the witl carlyle Ho kept no record or the saio and had no alt hough ho know that It was Illegal to sell drugs of the sort without a He refused to positively Identify the purchaser by menus of the photograph Introduced py In to questions by Howe she laid know Helen Potts alien Bhe told of being at school with Mlai Iott sund visiting buck and forth Tbon i ever aee In July 1 Helen Potti nil Atter somo further efforts out from the the following statement upon tbo occasion Aa ever any would nover In mo very villa any At noon a recess was taken until S oclock to enable to gather lu some more of tots lie had several on band at of i ho tbe first oi whom was William or affidavit bad submitted to the a over nor In ism DO a patient wbo bad at taken heavy doso or morphine ana months later was barely saved irom death irom administering half tbo Oral would not and was soon Hiss Annie Howes next wlt vas another friend or Helen on VI t V MISS Ida Buy or 101 Willow n domestic In the hous of Helen told atory about Helen Potts her to th drug store lu to buy waters Tho hearing will go on this morning a ll nnd Montgomery says thu Ho will seme sensational for thu Harris 9ldo ui tho Mont gomory la described by as who doesnt wan his namo in iho Ho baa become In In the and secured most or th affidavits laid tho S Tli run Judge yesterday sen John aged tob put to death at Slug prison during th week beginning Juno lor tu murder of Caroline nnd Michael als convicted ot complicity In tbo mm der of on ferryboat wore sentenced to A I April tbe Won der Mine will be a Is now be yond buy tb stock at the present cents per share and receive regular beginning thin can be had Joseph Allen or ol Davis General New v ly tho U and il be on o ho Wna the of Alfred hnil n Albert known on the as arrie died yesterday morning at Barnabas from the fleets of a ot creosote and the leading lady In tho Brothers which Is giving the Dog Spy nt the Urand there his Her husband Is n member ot tho At tho she vas particularly but alter It was iver sho went to a drug and bought a bottle of creosote and said that the drug was to kill the tooth who was with that there was something amiss and told After supper he spoke o his about answered jokingly hat there was no need to be afraid ot any and bald she really wanted tho stufT or an aching Hensley played her part at night with so much success as to win most of tho ap bhu acted and sang and danced as If lot a care troubled was going down sho staggered Into a dark corner In one of Hie put tho poison to hor lips and drained Her husband her a luter and saw steadily Into He spoke to but nue nadc no Khc walked to ner and lie Instead uf speaking she pointed to the empty called other members of to his and they carried her out upon culled nnd he had thu men pick her up nnd try to walk around with she limp and unable to sho died it the hospital Her husband can as sign no reason for her Sho leaves two lulo With Boom of Gnus the Fleet Arrives in the Lower A DIG CHICAGO Tito 1orleli the April magnificent new armory of tho First ot Illinois National Guards was burned this Harry Johnson and Walter colored who slept in the perished and and Christopher electric light were painfully Tho loss to property is placed at about S This Includes the loss of f on the tho ot thu Trocadero Concert the accoutrements and uniforms uf the Janitors Johnson and reached great door In safety tbe lire Ing and escape was apparently cer They attempted to open tnu smal In thu centre of the am then tor tho realized that were In a am tour Inches of solid and barred with huge stood between them and The western wore all nni the llames werp spreading rapidly along tin north side and approaching tho spot when the men were now frantically beating on tu doors and vainly endeavoring to force them Tun crowd outside tt led to batter th doors but the stout oak was too wol and while they weie hammering a the doors tho cries ofthe entrapped me and at thu some Instant wall aud the root roll In upon III was overheard to say soonest Tho least said the was thirtythree years ot slender with durK eyes nud Ho ar as can bo learned no one had called at tho louse to see her during the family lived In md on hand are evidences of and domestic No trouble ut any kind Is Known to clouded tho womans except that sue had tor some time buen n delicate Kvery Indication points to Iho fact that thu woman must havu gone to tho bathroom shortly her little loll for water had evidently hoc It began to au ouu or tho dead hands snowed signs of Thu that her head was at the cud ot the bathtub towards the Instead of at thu other as would bo the usual serves to demonstrate her suicidal de 1hc suicide wos tbo topic ot conversation among me oilier tenants in the house last None seemed able to offer any motive nud the more u was discussed the deeper the mystery has been sug that may have been driven to while suffering an attack of violent U Is believed that Hodgo until she began to foel tho effects of asphyxiation and then lay down in the bath tub nnd turned on Tbo Coroner was Immediately but he fulled to visit tbo house last The Jury Mir a lie Tbo Grand Jury yesterday found an Indict moot against William IX Stokes an William Martin for publishing a lo vilify and defame S Thu libel It Is claimed was contained In addressed to and George secretary ot th House aud given by tn defendants to certain New York newspaper for publication at the of tho civil KU between and William Tbe defendants wl bo called for pleading this morning in Part or General The examination ot tbe persona In tho Hoffman House ault brought by Catv Mm Heed against stokes ro the recovery or alleged to bo th value ot property which Reed claims lo bav and lor watch stokes no holds the title wad continued yeste day U liui Broadway The plaintiff was examined at som He Identified a number of chuck drawn by him to Heed and state Lhat they had been paid and that bo been credited The will be BOOTH till a lie turn of Tho latest report from tho sickroom ot Edwin Booth at the Players Club lu Indicates that iho tragedians condition Ills physicians still out but aro Ing all their skill to prevent a return ot tbo which would undoubtedly prove often lapses Into a stupor aud this Is said to bo an extremely bad At tho request ot Fremont remained with Booth during Monday and last night was again In Grossman to got A num ber of also culled to inquire about Boa Many letters and telegrams were received at thu clalr Smith that the will recover irom his present at tac smith called tbe afternoon and also late last According to tbo no bulletin Booth rested during Iho BH during the day and evening iho report of her fathers ONeill loiter Out of April com In the suit completed his oono alter ou Justice dismissed the complaints Jennie ONeill 1ottor as to iho other de fendants no lias motion under Among the who were on Lames behalf wore Now comprising Van Neas attorney und Trumbull President ot tbe Ameri can testimony was simply to the effect thai they were about to in railroad scheme when he waa declared Old cigarette In this brand tlie ot a perfect Each p ol IIIA BBV li natural purity and i Ex or DEAD IN TUB n a prominent Iron turer of who has been staying a the Avenue dropped dead las night on the sidewalk In strcc between Broadway and sixth ot Jersey wa passing through the street and saw M Clark lying on tbo Ho a him to tho side door or tbe AV nue Hotel and Into the Gold who Is hotel lie die just us t be doctor entered the He was forty years old and a partner In th Clark Iron one or the largest In Pitts A of that city was sent for and look or tbe Clark was a man an leaves a and two and fou years Tho cause or his death waa bear His wife is In and w telegraphed for at TO JAY THB CABLE Tlie Iti tlie I for The big Broadway DO lal through tbe conduit late A I neb cable has been lal Irom Houston to Th end of the big cable will be attached to th and the engines will do tbo As th small cable Is thrown off thu drums It wl bo drawn tho down town condu by twenty The machinery or the Houston street powe was put In motion ror tbo tlin The four horsepower en proved capable or turning tbo c more big Two or tho wheel aro said to bu the largest lu country Thoy aro M feet In diameter and weigh it tons Tbo spued ot tho cable will bo al miles an anil Jurat fa r l northerly In fair trIV winds except on I Island and per anil except local In fen an w mm in fie 40Hil for date IM 1y 0DAY THE HUGE WILL Highlands tho Old Paul Jones Flag Is of Watch Thla tn Up tlin mill for tor the to nf Toil Mnv lie Hen lo Boat on Toll tlin Story of Trip from ot 1roal ilent anil ti thn of FOR H to flown tlin O nnd 1O lev In liny unit dx to In II on tin la with A Kime by tint Ml 0 Chili to of lint und 10 III from nlu to Victoria The big lighting alupa which will the great naval 11 camo crawling up tho coast aroun Hook and Into our lino bny nt times yesterday morning and Th pig which could accommodate all Hi navies of Die world and still have rooi enough left to drown all tho Inhabitants o Now was lu a sulky A whit fog the whole thing look dreary au and a pouring rain made It reel a miserable and as dreary as H t Most havo had oc caslon In lives to take the lid off churn and look In after having vainly trie by much pumping to make tbo butter conn Tho unsatisfactory misty bay yes suggested the of somo The edges of the iho big foru curious crowds standing about ror tho firing or llm guns to thrill wor scarcely anil the fishermen In the rowboats wrapped In yellow oilskins part or somo unreal fair ships lu all tb ll is almost Impossible to convoy clear Idea of tho power ot destruction up In this international of black an aud yellow lighting they could pull tho Brooklyn Bridge daw Into tho Kant They could lay Nc Boston and all the other bl cities along Iho const us flat us were ll ruins of Carthago when the thorough nn conscientious rubbed salt Into them The smallest of or any of the 11 tio darting could hav this whole world tn the days i Christopher who m to be A little officer with u good ply of of shells aud ot gunt i those olden times could have thu King of all and havo put Francis and all tho other titled gentlemen into bis Cabinet as M Cleveland has now Smith IN TUX HOLD Jin trying to get an Idea or tbe power lor evil locked up In these well kopt you will be aided this ract Down In the bull of tbo th ship which carries tbo b the I eel ol the sal ors and beneath tho thick soles or the re faced tooting British Marino there yesterday afternoon I bree hundred pounds ot Tbo American man wh as a put four fingers or vory Inferior po der Into nn old gun to kill a rabbit and tho got knocked onto bis baok by tbo or that may bo form Bomo conception ot tbo load which th Is carrying around In ber Iron one of tho ships Is loade un with death and destruction In proportion What a lino gathering that Is down tbo ba to represent civilization In this livery individual In tbe next row days discuss lighting ships and sailor It is hero in too Interest or tbe conversational tbat In talking abou this muzzled collection of machines they take choice ol tw linos of They may no beautiful It Is to think that those grim righting conceived Ina spirit havo como to honor t no of or they may says How the thought that when the time conies i great aud worthy the nations tbo world have cared lo so thoroughly so extravagant expensive to display as lo killing oic each aud for oi Juat such things as DOW wls tb CAME TUB arrivals wore the Spanish the three little built tbo fashion ol tbe three boats which Christ combined pluck aud gree over to this bda me In late Monday The little N wero lowed by iho modern Spanish men The sight of little r may be considered to ivo discovered this towed In by tho suggestive nnd It showed how little and respect what and ow lucky It Is that we die on before wo get useless and out of Tho little caravels were towed tip Iho orth river early In Ihe day lo talic their aces for tho big went of The story with much cresting and Instructive concerning my be read In another As they cnt up the looking bashful and like from tho 11 the smart American of tugboats nd pilots or ferry gazed upon and dc Ihc ships fired thirtyeight guns and some ot them Invented excuses for tiring TIIK AT A beautiful effect seen after tho din nnd roar ot tho days ceremonies had died away had settled down upon the great Tho glow ot the setting sun that was fast disappearing behind Fort worth tho lazy wreaths of smoke that curled up fiom two score nnd iho big ships ot war riding at anchor cast shadows that assumed a hundred different Tho of cannonading had ceased nnd the silence waa broken only by tho rushing or an occasional despatch boat through tho or tho splashing or oars as somo be lated visitor taken from tho ot a ship to his own floating Four bolls chimed from tho but tho North of the British 53 Meanwhile tho Dolphin has catted her an chor and orr 10 tho with tho bun ot tho t of tha Navy nt her main i he ships wero all to They bad to turn to get out of tin so It seemed to Hint the easiest nay to accomplish and nt tho to glvA people on shore Hie chance In sec lha move out tho states up to the end nf the Una nud then tu nine in Ing them back nt proper a noon rate of TbM is exactly what bu OUT OK The Atlanta had been all week the ship furthest out to As sho was to bo third In tho Newark second nnd Iho Philadel phia ot Iho bis anchor up at 7 and steamed to tho head of the lino lo wait for tho Ho was at U to follow tho This is Ihe order In which they an steamed slowly up the harbor The general opinion that hey looked like very largo baby car and only needed a Brooklyn man at the stern and a baby Goddess of Liberty amidships to nuiko them perfectly lifo They looked something like some thing like overgrown Till TIIK As soon as tho lighting begun to nr tho task of collecting the news concern ng them was begun by The World In thu usual The Worlds big the Vos with The Worlds Hying proudly lo the went shooting down the bay to pick off from tho war vessels tho various World who had como up from Fortress Monroe on tho warships and who were with thu and which Tho Worlds tug stopped tho Ban A ladder was lowered and World reporter six feet nnd a half waa taken A states representative Ton and a states from Georgia also wero taken ashore by the Worlds A second World was taken from tho British the Blake a OX TIIK IX Till and as tho last stroko was sounded tho sig nal repeated nil down tho fainter and fainter and until tho sounds of bells wore merged Into echoes that from iho hills Fort Wads worth and Fort it Is I oclock In tho The Admiral has said and tho word H taken up along the great The last sweet echoes of tho bells have died away and tho Is undisturbed until the roar ot tho sunset gun from old Simultaneously every ou tho ships Is hauled down and tho bauds on thu vessels that nro Uncle Sams pride strike up Hall tune Is taken up nil along the lino and merges Into a groat mass ot musical a thousand On tho flagships tho patriotic air AS rul national anthems of all the countries represented In our In ac cordance with Lights are run MI nt the lights hang al the lights twinkle In thu of tho little boats that aro skimming over tho water from ship to Lights dart around in circles and straight lines as San nud with the Dolphin nnd fourteen ol tho States Tho Dol hud a commission where sho Alter piloting tho down to inn f nd of the line she sheered out ntm kept ot both columns of It was a tew past 10 when tho was scon turning to come out ol tho hundreds on who thronged the piers and fringed tho grassy slopes ot tho ramparts on thu fore were watching tho lomt lino ot ships Hut were curving around and rapidly Increasing in numbers au they swung Into On board war ships lu tho star board column tho signalmen wore kept busy replying to signals from the vice Admiral John Hopkins on her gave tho order to got tbo ships heads pointed lu a moment tho wheel was puc the bells away down In tho engine room for the starboard to go and tho port one Then the crowds un shoro saw a They saw tho Blake turn on her heel In hor own tho anchor being A FEAT FEW Fow ships In tho service will do said Commander n touch of but this you has very and sho can do it at any third World reporter waa taken from tho Chicago i a World photographer was taken from tho tho Van It will bo seen proper arrangements navo boon made by tho one thorough newspaper In Now York to insure complete Information concern Ing i his Important arrival or ships and con tho trip Irom Fortress Monroe to this UKS A FOURTH The Impression as Tuo Worlds tug shot Into tbo collection ot big waa a strange it scorned us though a very largo sized had come and as I hough a lot ol marine giants wore organizing a Fourth ot July celebration on an unheard ot In all directions bush anchors were splash lug lu tbo cannons wore clouds ol white smoke were signals and flags were shooting upto mast beads and down whistles were drums were bands were playing and high old times were to pay Everybody knows mat the great weakness of the is or THE FLAGS Tilt signals are giving tbe last orders ot tbo Night has alien on the ABOARD THE How the from Hampton Wna Made on ON 1 April all or was tbo order passed foro and alt ou board tbe flagship a low minutes paste Bouts were hoisted and swung inboard on their nnd guns pointed tore and alt and their sot Tbe order was obeyed promptness In every detail by the big ships crew ot hall a thousand far down below In tbe or the wore shovelling Into the furnaces tons ot Welsh coal to get up Oilers and engineers were standing by ponderous engines to on signal irom tbe tbo same work prob ably was going on on board the or tbo great ileet soon to starCi but it seemed more Interesting on this tbe not only tba The Australia nnd Gen eral Jean and all followed suit as Soon im they were und tbe time tho was to lead the starboard 6ho and tbe thirteen ships she waa to chaperon wore ready to For an hour or moro the makes band had been playing ou the played iho national air ot then Tho I left Behind and as tha bead ot the column swept majestically past tho with Its bevies or beautiful girls waving adieus to their tbe previous tba baud played Many an ere wag oast shoreward regretfully from tho port Hide or the Thu chaffed each other aVout bard bit shot Irom pretty and the snips went sailing i COLUMN TWO MILES Whon out war vessels were two miles long from end to They hud been In tbo order ot arrival aa near iao lan tbo end or the and the at the end ol the port From tbe ot the Blake it a them
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