Algona Republican Newspaper Archives

- Page 1

Issue Date:
Pages Available: 4

About Algona Republican

  • Publication Name: Algona Republican
  • Location: Algona, Iowa
  • Pages Available: 8,191
  • Years Available: 1872 - 1902
Learn More About This Publication


  • 2.17+ Billion Articles and Growing Everyday!
  • More Than 400 Years of Papers. From 1607 to Today!
  • Articles Covering 50 U.S.States + 22 Other Countries
  • Powerful, Time Saving Search Features!
Find Your Ancestors Now

View Sample Pages : Algona Republican, June 22, 1887

Get Access to These Newspapers Plus 2.17+ Billion Other Articles

OCR Text

Algona Republican (Newspaper) - June 22, 1887, Algona, Iowa THE REPUBLICAN OTARIt A IOWA EPITOMEOF THE WEEK Interesting News Two Murs woro beheaded on tho 14th an explosion in a mine at Crystal Falls TrtK Comptroller of tho Currency on tho 14th appointed Robert o to be National Bank Exam iner for Minnesota and Northern Wiscou sin and JOHN a farmer residing near had his eyes put out 01 the 14th by the bursting of a bottle of Six wagonloads of gambling parapher confiscated by the woro pub licly burned on tlio 14th at THE statue of Nathan tho Kevolu tionary just placed in the capitol a was formally delivered to tho State on the THE fortythird annual communication of tho Grand Lodge of Masons of Wiscon sin commenced at Milwaukee on the 14th THE bill providing for instruction in the public schools upon tho effect of alcoho and narcotics upon the human system was defeated in the Illinois House on the ON the 14lh two men were killed and two shockingly mutilated by an explosion in the Mill Creek mine at MATTHEW a Joscnh farm wont to his door on the during a violent and was struck by a bolt oJ He fell dead in his wifes DAVIS of on the 14th started tho ball in motion against foreign labor by discharging mon in thoii factory who lived in Windsor and were uol American THE 14th was the one hundred and tenth anniversary of tho adoption of tho stars and stripes as the National Tun prospects on the 14th were that the crop in Dakota would bo the largest ever known in that Two Italian agod ten or un able to speak arrived at Denvci on tho having come all the way from Italy They boro tied to their coats the address of their relatives in THE MasterCar Builders Association met at Minneapolis in twentylirst annual session on tho THE strikers at the Pennsylvania salt works at were served with writs on the 14th ordering them to vacate the companys housa on or before the first Monday in The alternative is evic Tint Crozicr Iron Stool Company of Philadelphia made an assignment on the with preferences oi THE biggest wheat corner Chicago ever saw collapsed on the causing the failure of throe large firms in Chicago and four in THE Amalgamated Association of Iron and Steel Workers prepared a new scale of prices on the 14th at is an advance over tho old Tho Western Iron tho said they would close down their mills rather than grant a general FKOTESTS were sent to President Clove land on the 15th from Iowa and Ohio the return of the rebel flags capt ured by the soldiers of those States duriu the AT Jersey Charles a while temporarily insane iatal ly shot his wife on tho 15th and then com mitted THE second day of tho troubles on tho Chicago Board of Trade resulted on tlio 15th in the failure of fifteen linns and the utter collapse of the corner in The total liabilities of the failures were placed at THE strike of all the building trades in was inaugurated on the IT was announced on tho 15th that the Sunday law enacted by the Missouri Legis lature last winter would bo rigorously en forced in It closes all baseball ninety years cut his throat three times with a razor on tho 15fch at Kansas He said ho was too old to He would of immigrants arrived on the 15th at from the socialistic colony of They told sad stories of the hardships they and say tho scheme is a Five bundled persons went lo tho Hun ger and privation reduced the number to one SIDNEY cashier of the Cox saelcio National was on tho 13th said to bo short between and in his MAYOU on the 15th issue per emptory orders for tlio closing of tho gamblinghouse in IT WLIS decided on the irnii by tlio colro producors in the Connellsville region not to grant tho advance demanded by their The strike there bo BEKXAUD QUO of tho sur vivors of died in Brooklyn on tho loth of aged ninetytwo Ho was born in and be came a soldier when was eighteen years WILLIAM of was on the 15th elected president of tho Muster Car Builders Association at its meeting in CAUUSLK GKAHAM shot the whirlpool rapids again at Niagara Fails on tho loth in a barrel and came out all THE jury in the Sharp boodle case at New York was finally completed on the tho twentysecond day of the The whole number of talesmen examined was KiiioiiTs of the 15Ui from Calhoun Coun say that an epidemic of rabies among dogs and cattle prevailed E eve ml it was had been bitten by the rabid THE Iowa SundaySchool Association be gan its twentysecond annual session at DCS Moines on the Governor Larru lee delivered an address of AN English syndicate is looking for grazing lauds in the where they propose to try tho experiment of raising pure Arabian horses 011 American LKIIITXIXG strucka wire fence on the 15th near and demolished all the soun1 parts leaving the rotten and decayed OIKS Jous committed suicide on the 10th at New Al by piercing las heart with a pair of PKESJDHXT CJEVJJLAXD on the Kith re scinded the order for the return of the Confederate flags captured during the A HUiuucAXi on the Itith at Grand wrecked over seventy uprooted many killed three ladies and injured a number of other The losses were estimated at CAPTAIN Mrucuisox died ut on tho after living ninety days Without food or ciucKiR9 in the hands of childre on the Kith set fire to a house in Corona which was and six ot th inmates wore severely AN assignment was made on the 10th by the Prospect Machine and Engine Com pany of with liabilities o TUB groat coke strike in Ponnsylvani practically ended on the 10th when the Hungarian strikers returned to work a tho old schedule of NATUKAL gas and oil wore discovered on the 10th at in paying quanti a prominen member of tho Eric was drowned on tho IGth while ONLY one failure occurred on tho Chi cago Board of Trade on the and con fldcnce was being gradually THE Masonic Grand Lodge of in session on the 10th at passed n resolution that no saloonkeeper shall be received in any subordinate lodge in their and that no Mason keeping a saloon shall bo received in any lodge by TUB indications on the Iflth wero for n wool clip in Michigan of pounds The number of slieop in the State was 000 less than in Miss who moved it good society in commit ted suicide by drowning on the owing to disappointment in A DisiATcir of tho 10th from Gloucester denies that American flshermoi have taken any mackorol in Canadiav waters this as alleged in telegrams recently sent out from Dominion Ax association of Confederate who wero in Boston on tho 10th as guests of a were received will great IT estimated on tho IGth by the Master Car in session at Minne that the locomotives in the United States killed employes and in jured durint the past THE Washington Manufacturing Com pany of makers of cotton nnd woolen fulled on tho IGth f01 AxrMiiEii of tho trainmen who were nr rcstod for complicity in the Pan Handle train robberies at woro on tho IGth rcumployed by the They had shown a disposition to act hon and the company intended to give them another JACOU who was respited when on tho scaffold at several weeks was hanged at that place on the 17th for the murder of his paramour Fred Morgan was hanged at for the murder of Emma also and John Smith was executed at for the mur der of Bon nor of New a box shot his wife Ellen dead on the 17th and then shot himself Jealousy was tlio cause of the THE Mormons issued a fall on tho 17th for a constitutional convention to meet at Salt Luke City June The purpose of the convention is to apply for THE propeller Charaplain of the North ern Michigan en route from Chicago to was burned shortly after midnight on the 17th off Little six miles from and twentylive of the crew and passengers lost their lives by lire or Many bodies had been The steamer was valued at A VE rain and hailstorm passed over on the blow down chimneys and out ADVICES of the 17th say that the loss by the recent hurricane at Grand was more serious than ut first Six persons wero instantly killed and about twentysix some of them The aggregate destruction of nopcrty was estimated at Ox the 17th soldiers sailors monu ments were dedicated in New nnd with imposing AN explosion of a cartridge on tho 17th at Philadelphia seriously injured Car vers It was feared that the famous navksinun would suffer total loss of FOUTVRIX delegates met at on tlie 17th and organized tho Union Labor party of A COXSTUIXTIOX train fell through a restle on tho 17lh on Huntingtons new back of and four workmen wero fatally THERE wero failures in tho united States during tho seven days end ed on tlio against 140 tho previous seven THE prospects of the cotton cron wore iverywlKrc reported nn the 17lh the most avorable in seven A CVCLOXE on the 17th near did great damage to telegraph and killing our A MAX yarned Bryant of Y vlio was to have suicide April was ar en the 17th at Insur ance companies had paid over in clicks on his THE lire Chicago was kept usy ivspomlmg to twentyfour alarms of iro on the the aggregate losses bo ng THE weather was warmer in Chicago on lie mil than for six the tliermome er marking 97 degrees above in tho ind seven cases of sunstroke were report The heat was general throughout tho Tin two hundred and fiftieth annivor aiy of the settlement of vas celebrated on tho 17th with appropri ate BENJAMINHAXCE colored was lynched Hi tliu J7th at for erim nally assaulting Alice a white THE strike of the twelve hundred ore lundlers at was settled on he and the men resumed PERSONAL AND JAMES of exCongressman and exUnited States died at Santa on the PnwnisHLY declared on the 13th that 10 would not accept a nomination for tho next year from the Labor party r any other JAMES one of the last the and of abolitionists led by Garrison and died at his home in n tlio aged eighty AT Philadelphia on the 13th John Russell exUnited Status Minister to vas elected president of the AntiPoverty Society the Henry McGlynii CJIAXDLEK was on tho 14th hoseu by tUu New Hampshire Legislature 0 iill the uuexpirtid term of the late Jailed States Senator The election f Chandler completes the list of Sen tors and Senatorselect of tho Fiftieth The roll stands 1 JAMES of Brook Chief State Civil Service Ex was stricken with apoplexy at iuffalo on the 14th and died soon alter THE Illinois Legislature adjourned aim ie on the THE will of the late Vicepresident iam Wheeler gives to hoine mis sions and to foreign THE Democrats of fowa will hold their State convention at Des Moines Septem A STATE conference of the Union Labor party at on the 15th adopted the platform of tho Cincinnati Union La bor The delegates signed an agreement to sever all connection with other political THE Virginia Democrats will meet in State convention at Roanoko August 4 SINCLAIR president of the Amor lean News died at Now York on tho aged sovontytxvo ExPnEsnBXT MARK of Will iams a scholar of wide attain ments and tho author of several philosoph ical works of groat died on the 17th at North in his eightysixth JUIIOE one ot tho most eminent lawyers and jurists in the died at his homo in on tho of THE Rhode Island Legislature adjourned sine die on tho FOREIGN PANAMA advices of tho 13th say tkat 5 landslide on a farm in Concordia buried Honor Peter his wife and nino children and tho servants in the In all sixteen persons were A FAIIMEH living near Panama was re while returning from work in tho surrounded by an electric which burned off part of his hair and consumed one eyebrow and played other fantastic tricks with Ho suf fered but was ADVICES of tho 14th say many laborers and cattle have boon killod and great dam age done to crops and buildings by hail storms in Eastern DOCUMENTS arc displayed in the Norso department of tho American exhibition in London to prove that America was dis covered in 985 by an Icelander named Loif thus antedating Columbus jive hundred A DYNAMITE plot to bo carried out dur ing the Queens jubilee was discovered on tho 15th by the London A FAMINE was prevailing on tho 151h on tho Cicilis in Asia caused by tho failure of crops several years in suc About people out of a population of were ADVICES of tho 15th say a revolution in a province of tho Argentine Re was suppressed by the Government with a loss of four hundred Tho Governor of the province and other officials wore made A rxiVEiisjTY student from Broshvu was arrested at Warzburg on the sus pcetad of implication in a plot to kill tho Emperor of tho celebrated landscape died at Dusseldorf on the A FoiniTDAHLE movement looking to tho overthrow of King Kalakaua was on the Kith said to have been organized in tho Sandwich A MUTINY participated in by five hundred men in the garrison at Herat was sup pressed on the Thirty loyal troops and fifty of the mutineers were JAMES BLAIXE arrived at South on tho A SENSATION was caused in French high life on the IGlh by the successful kidnap ing in Paris of the Countess ro contly EIGHT HUXDiucr houses wore destroyed on tho lOtti by fire in tho city of and seven per sons perished in the THE Queens jubilee was celebrated at lasgow on tho Kith by a memorial rclig service and a number of balls and Six thousand poor people woro given a dinner at tho public ADVICES of tlio llith say thutthe Ducoits were committing many depredations and outrages in Two MILLION acres of land in have been purchased by Eastern whose purpose is to establish MI American A IAiEit factory at was de stroyed by fire on the causing a loss of Six THOUSAND striking shipbuilders re turned to work at on the LATER record of tho baseball clubs in tho National League for the week ended on was as follows Detroit games JS New S Chi M 2J 15 H IT was announced on the ISth that rich liscnvory of gold and silver had bean inado n Burnct A SEVIUIE earthquake shock was felt at on tho morning of tha accompanied by a prolonged STo casualties woro THE Union Labor party of in at La Grange on the noin nated a full Slate with Car jin for A SorTiiKiix PACIFIC expresstrain was by bandits near arly on tho morning of tho The woro relieved of over in iioiusy and and it rumored hat was secured frum tlio exnresa THE husinrss portion of tho town of Wood ford was iestroyoj by tiro on th THE jury in tho McGarigloMcDonald boodle in after four hours aid a half returnad a verdict f guilty the fixing penalty at hroe years in tho of a two vooks shot hersalf through tho load on the istli in a fit of DISPATCHES oi the ISth say that a boat pilgrims was while crossingthe Danube river near and nost of the oefupimts woro Over one hundred bodies had been recovered THE losses by the in Hunguiy wora omputed on the ISth at Fifteen hundred farmers Had boon totally THE Now York balloon that ended on tho 17th at Louis with four with tho intention of ho Aijantic descended near ut on tho At one lino the balloon reached a height of six eon thousand tho highest on was robbed on the 19th tear by masked about 5J in money and valuables being taken rom tho a squall on Lake Michigan on he evening ov tho ISth George Baker dward Clark and William tiirea jromment young men of lost their ives by the upsetting of their AT a circus exhibition on the ISth in Now two elephants unman geable and seriously iiijmcd several woui n and FIVE men were futally injured on tha SUi by an explosion of coal gas in a mine 1 Pittston THE exchanges at twentysix leadin learinghouscs in the United Status iig tho week ended on the ISth aggregated against the pre ious As compared with tho cor esponding week of the iucroasa mounts to per TRAPPERS Chicago and Cincinnati Parties a nig Heal in Corner Col lapses Sweeping Away Tliolr Great Excitement In Grain June was by long odds tho wildest day tho Chicago Board of Trade has ever Tho power ful Wheat clique which has mystified and perplexed the speculative world for over three months collapsed and left its princi pals Two old and wellknown commission firms were carried down with the and dozens of others are loft tottering on tho verge of Though tho deal has covered a period of throe probably not over a dozen possibly not over half a knew tho When it was known that the di rectors of the Board of Trade fa vored giving tho trade relief by making additional storageroom reg the powerful bears who have grown rich on three years of declining markets started in to try tho cliques en Wheat was shipped from ovory available and tha sidetracks of all of the roads in this city are now full of wheat brought in for that Tho boars sold against this wheat in the open market and tho clique wore the buy Prices steadily crept up and became n further inducement to farmers to market their At the time tho collapse came Juno wheat was worth 93 cents by tho time tho collapse was an assured fact tho some month was soiling and sales were made in the pit at a still lower Tho first bid made for May wheat was 81 and six minutes later wheat dropped to 70 a difference of 4 cents from the closing price Monday Such a scurrying of brokers and messengers is seldom Thoy rushed in and out of tho big room hatless and out of some to unload wheat and others to Within an hour millions of bushelswere sold by the The brokers supposed to be running the comer began by bidding 90 while tho opposition wore offering wheat at The excitement increased as tho indicator advanced dropped to A hands pointed to six and All sorts of extravagant bids wero but very few wero Tho bids fluc tttated between and 77c until the big bell on the tower struck then the indicator showed that a sale had been mado at when the crowd was At 1230 caino tho startling announce ment that all persons having trades with Eosenfeld one of the clique should close them at The uproar had not subsided when July wheat took tho fourth and worst turn of the day and dropped for a moment to 74 During the afternoon session it was offi cially announced that Bailey and Hamill Brine requested all parties having trades with them to close them out at Tho instant this announce ment was made July wheat dropped to but soon recovered and went back to Juna situation yester day on tho Board of Trade was briefly thus Korshaw announced in tho morning that they would pay they hav ing received money from The which was about was not big and before noon they had Before and after this fifteen firms had Including tho failures of Rosonfcld Hamill Brine and Bailey there is a total of nine with aggregate liabilities approxi mating Tho failures for Kershaw numbered They were as with an estimate of the liabilities K mow Kdwards i W 000 Cnifts hands on the to 7S and then minute later the a drop of tho shorts were McCleury PidUurliif KUhLHlse Son Ho Co Yonrt Hibburrt Robinson Yourl On I I I I i Roscnfeld managers in Chicago for Wiltshire of popu larlysupposed to be at thehoad of tho brought suit for against the latter for alleged breach of contract in having failed to furnish money to cover their Wiltshire retaliated with a suit for 000 against Hosiiiifeld alleging that they closed out trades of the complainants without orders to do thereby causing thorn a heavy Juno Tho trouble in the wheat market is undoubtedly a thing of tho except as individuals aro con and probably all who aro unable to bear their losses have been named al The price is about twenty par lower than a week and on tho re duced basis there is plenty of capital will ing to carry tho property hero with an ac tivo willingness to buy it for Tho stock in store here will probably bo much reduced within tho next few as the rush to this city has caused with tho disappearance of the inducement to send wheat AT OTHEll June was intense interest among grain men on change in tho fluctuations in wheat at and very little disposition to do But one salo of wheat was made at the July at which is lower than was bid Tuesd Juno Excitement on the Board of Trade was intense yester The clicking of tho telegraph keys was incessant and messages from Chicago followed each other thick and The failure of the cliquo houses and the report ed run on tho Fidelity Bank at Cincinnati added to tho At noon KlerUheim tho Milwaukee house of Kershaw of threw up the sponge and confessed an inability to pay on margins to Frank Wil June A panic struck the wheat market Tuesday causing havoc among July opened at 7J cents seller and August SO cents sell July closed at cents and August Ut 7i cents Newton man was picking apples recently when an old cow ran up to him and then acting very Knowing that she was an usually intelligent he suspected that something must be the ami coming down frcm the fol lowed 81ie led him to a cow iu another part of the orchard that was nearly choked to death with an After he had relieved her the old fairly cried for joy and licked the suf ferer am when the latter was driven into the where she would out of refused to leave GhicoAO AN EXECUTIVE Convinced of Revokes the Order tot Ke tnrn ot the Captured Alone the tower to Snrronrter Trophlos A Storm of Iiuttfftintion Aroused Among the Old June battle of the standards terminated and tho capt ured flags of the dead Confederacy will re main in the custody of the Wnr Depart ment President Cleveland sent yester day tho following letter in regard to the matter to tho Secretary of Wnr I have today with more care than when the subject was orally presented to the action of your department directing letters to bo addressed to the Governors of nil the offering to If to tho loyal tho Union flags captured during tho war of the rebellion by the Confederate forces nncl afterward recovered by Gov ernment and to tho Confederate States the flags captured by tho Union all of which for many years haro boon packed In boxes and stored In tho cellar and attic of the War Iam of tho opin ion that tho return of the flags In the manner thus contemplated is not authorized by exist ing nor justified as an Executive I that no further stops ba taken in the matter except to examine and In ventory these flags and adopt proper measures for their Any direction as to tho final disposition of them should originate with Yours GHOVEB Bo far as cnn bo ascertained the Presi dent can not bo fairly said to be responsi ble for tho action of the War Department in tho It was presented by the Secretary of War and acted upon by tho President as a matter of and was not given that careful consideration it would have received had it been properly Tho following statement with regard to the Presidents action concerning tho proposed roturnof the battleflags was made at tho White House last night to a representative ot the Associated Press When the question was proposed to the President by the Adjutant General an im portant feature suggested was the return to the loyal States of tho flags which had been capt ured by the Confederates and retaken by our army at the time of the collapse of the with such Confederate flags as hart been captured from tho enemy by our it was repre for a long time lain uncared for and packed away in boxes in tlio cellar of the Wur and had been removed to tho attic as a better place for their safe Tho disposition of the which seemed to bo answering no good purpose whore they was the main and the consideration was presented to tho President that some flags had been returned to loyal upon their request in individual and tho if de might as well be returned Tho return of the Confederate lags which wore with the others in the department was but there was not the slightest thought of in terfering in any way with the captured now hold by any The apparently received with favor by tho that In one or more Northern troops visiting their late antagonists at the South had returned to them flags which had been captured in battle from those whose hospitalities they were receiving the further fact that Northern who within a short time bad been visiting Southern had spoken in tho warmest terms of the kind and hospitable treatment they had received from former Con federate anil the that sol rtiors from tho North and South wero just gathering at Washington to meet in friendly competition at the National drill seemed to indicate that if the Union flags wore re turned to the loyal States which had lost tlicm in battle it would not bo inconsistent with tho fraternal sentiment which seemed to be prevalent to offer at the same time to tho Governors of the States formerly in rebellion a return of the flags which wo had taken from tlieir Thu right of the department to make these returns being questioned by the such right was distinctly asserted and precedents al and thereupon his oral assent was given to the proposed The miltter was dis missed from his mind until cominent thereupon within the last day or two brought it again to his upon personally exam ining the Imv and considering the subject more he satis lied himself that no disposi tion of these flags could be made without Con gressional action whereupon he directed a sus pension of operations by the letter made public this June a meet ing of old soldiers hold at the State House at which some twenty or thirty posts of the Grand Army of tho Kopublic were resolutions were unanimously adopted protesting that the return of all Confederate flags in the care of tho War Department to the Southern States from whose regiments tho flags had boon captured during tho war of tho would bo nn insult and an outrage upon tho valor and bravery of the patriots who wrested those emblems of treason from tho hands of tho and requesting Governor Oglesby to ask of President Cleveland for a rovokation of the Juno Husk was greatly roused by the determination of the Administration to return all Con federate flags to tho original Southern companies from which they wero and yesterday sent a letter to Ad jutantGeneral Drum requesting that the Confederate flags captured by Wisconsin troops in tho late war be returned to the Governor Rusk also wired a pro test to President Cleveland against the re turn of the June body in Indianapolis who was interviewed yes terday regarding the order for the return of tho Confederate flags condemned it in language little less vigorous than that used by Commander of the Grand Army of the Governor Gray ex pressed strong disapproval of the and he received two communications from Grand Army posts protesting against the surrender of the both very numer ously signed and both denouncing the order as an June houses of the Legislature passed yesterday a con current resolution condemning the Presi dent for approving tho order for the re turn of tlio Confederate with a resolution that the condemnation was not to apply if tho report that the approval of the order was not well Tho vote upon the resolutions was Dispatches received announce that Gov ernor of and Governor of sent yesterday tele grams to the President denouncing the or der for the return of the captured Grand Army posts throughout many States held meetings at which intense indigna tion at the Presidents action was ex LONG AND SHORT An Old Mystery June Dick five years disappeared tro n his home in November His parents made evory effort to discover his traveling many thousands of miles upon clowa which proved to be and finally gave him up for Interest in his fate has been re vived by tho discovery in a brushheap in this city of a letter signed James in which the writer declares that ho kid naped and murdered the and names u certain corner in that city as the place where the body was The place mentioned has bet a built but a search for tho remains will be IntorStato Commission Render MR Important Carriers De cide for ThomsplVdfl tVhnt Substantially Similar Qtuirt June The IntorStato Commerce Commission last night rendered a decision upon the fourth section of the IntorStato tipon the petition of the Louisville Nashville Thedecl Bion is very but the most feature is tho announcement of tlio con clusion of tho commission that the statute does not require it to prescribe in every exceptional case and grant its order for relief before tho carrier is at liberty in tariffs to depart from tho general The carrier must judga for itself what aro substantially similar and conditions which preclude the special rebate or drawback which is made slnca no tribunal is empowered to judge for It un til after the carrier has and then only for the purpose of determining whether its action constitutes a violation of Tho carrier judges on peril of tho consequences but tho special rebate or drawback which It grants is not illegal when it turns out that the circumstances nnd conditions aro not such as forbid Tho will not under take to decide in advance what constitutes discrimination under substantially simi lar circumstances and but will leave tho railroad in fixing thoir to act upon their own nnd at their subject to accountability before tho commission and courts in cases where complaint is made by interested par ties of violation of tho The commisdon says tho temporary or ders for relief from tho operations of sec tion 4 will bo permitted to remain in force until the expiration of the time limited For the guidance of railroad com panies the commission gives the following conclusions on all questions raised under the fourth section of tho law Tho prohibition In the fourth section against a greater charge for a shorter than for a longer distance over the same line in the same the shorter being included within the longer as qualiHed te limited to cases in which tho circumstances and conditions are substantially Tho phrase under substantially similar circumstances ami conditions in the fourth sec tion Is used in tho same sense as in the second and under the qualified form of prohi bition in tho fourth section carriers are re quired to judge In the first instance with re gard to similarity or dissimilarity of circum stances and conditions that forbid or permit greater charge for the shorter The judgment of carriers with respect to circumstances and conditions is not but subject to the authority of tho commission and courts to decide whether an error has been committed or whether the statute has been Tho existence of nctual competition which is of controlling force in respect to traf fic important in amount may make out dissimi lar circumstances and conditions entitling the carrier to charge less for a longer than for a shorter haul over the same line in tho same di tho shorter being included in the longer in the following cases When the competition is with tho car riers by water which are not subject to the provisions of the statute when the competi tion is willa foreign or other railroads which are not subject to the provisions of the statute in rare and peculiar cases of competition between railroads which aro subject to tho statute when a strict application of the general rulu of the statute would bo destructive of Tho commission further decides that when a greater charge in tho aggregate is made for fho transportation of passengers or like kind property for a shorter than for a longer distance over the Siime line in the samo tho shorter being in cluded in the longer it is not suf ficient justification that tho traffic which is subjected to such greater charge Is way or local and that which is given tho more favorable rates is Notis it sufficient just ification for such greater charge that shorthaul truffle is more expensive to the when the circumstances are such as to make it exceptionally expensive or the longhaul traf iio exceptionally the difference being extraordinary and susceptible of Nor that the lessor charge on the longer haul is merely a continuation of the favorable itites under which trade centers have been built Tho fact that the longhaul traffic will only bear certain rates is no reason for currying it for less than cost at the expenses of other NOTICE TO Inspector of Calls a Mooting of the Gambling Fraternity at IJnttory nuil Informs Them of Determination of Mayor Koclie to Up Thoir June Yesterday in response to an invitation from Inspec tor acting under an order from Mayor Roche and chiot of Police the keepers of all gambling rooms in the city assembled at Battery D whore they were notified to close their respective houses at and to remove thoir furniture live undep penalty of and destruction of thoir and that hereafter any gamblinghouse found open in violation of this order would ba raided and the furniture Tha announcement that their houses wore bo closed fell like a thunderbolt among tha greater part of the though few seemed to have expected some such In groups of twos and threes they made their way to their respective turning out the solemnly locked the Though as a rule very the gamblers state that they will obey tho and remove their furni ture within the next few A Kcvolutlou Juno A dis patch has been received from a town in the Argentine to tho effect that a broke out in the province of in that has been suppressed by the General Government with a loss of 400 The dispatch also states that the Governor of tho Province and his Minis ters have been ttrken The Province has a population of FenceJIukors Coming to Juno At the conference of tho Peace and Arbitration Association ia progress here it was proposed last evening to send a deputation to America to meet representatives of kindred associations Andrew Carnegie addressed the conference and assured nis hearers that the deputation would meet with a very friendly reception in tha United The June it is possible the President may have a surprise ii store for the the belief that Sec Luuiar will be appointed to the t bench gains much assertion is fraely made that it is a fore no So widespread has this h become that already brisk canvass in r is going on co icerning who is likely to succeed Secretary Quite a num Viiof political prophets incline to the pinion that Semtor of will be invested with the Inte while others Insdict that Assi lant Secretary Muldrow will be promoted in emulutiou of the vaucement of MivFairchild to the Treas ury portfolio to succeed Secretary Man ;