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Boston Weekly Globe (Newspaper) - November 24, 1891, Boston, Massachusetts No clubs in six copies from now to jan., �?T93, for Only $5. Beekly hobe. Stuit i nil i six copies from now to jan., 93. For Only $5. Vol. Xix no. 47. Lukewarm politics. National speaker ship creates a Ripple of interest address of the people s party executive to the citizens of the United states. Receive this vote and that under any circumstances m r. Mills is Likely to receive Tho support of a majority of Hie delegation. It has not yet appeared that or. Mills leading competitor. Or. Crisp has any support in the delegation., it is understood that most of Tho Active leaders of the party in Massachusetts outside of the delegation Are outspoken in expressing the opinion that or. Mills position As the leading advocate of Tariff Reform and his Hearty support of the demand for free raw materials entitle him to the support of the democratic members from this Section. Depends More on t he candidates than Ever before. Of course the Issue will be forced on Protection As against free Trade and the result is not oven Boston tuesday morning november 24, the state of business. Cleveland takes no Paet. Points of political interest gathered from Many sources. Washington nov. 20.�?there has been a marked change in the speaker ship contest during the past 24 hours. Instead of it being Mills against the Field As it was two weeks ago the close observers now say that Crisp Bas the Lead and stands More than an even Chance of pulling out ahead unless the Field make a combination against him. There Are various reasons to account for the increase of Confidence among Crisni a friends. A careful examination of or. Mills figures or at least those that be has allowed to be made Public and ail examination of some of the claims that have been made for him by his friends show that or. Mills has either been carried away by his own enthusiasm or else he has been misled. While of course the speaker ship is greatly in doubt and everything May be changed when the new members come Here in numbers and Are Given a Chance to discuss the situation it is very Plain that the Mills people Are not at All confident of the result and their claims Are to be very largely Dis counted. Two instances of the Way in which votes have been set Down in the Mills column and which do not properly belong there Are perhaps typical of other things of the same sort. It has been very co fluently asserted by the Mills men that he had the solid vote of the Ohio delegation and this assertion has been allowed Togo a contradicted. Of is now positively stated that of the 14 votes from Ohio. Mills will have two. Springer two. And the remainder will be for c risp owing to Tho influence it or. Out a Waite the senior member of the delegation who served for several years on the election committee with or. Crisp. The publication of a despatch from Boston in this evenings panel to the effect that the new England delegation had held a meeting and with the exception of perhaps one or two had practically decided not to support or. Mills had a depressing effect upon the friends of that gentleman hero from almost Tho very outset of the Campaign or. Mills Lias claimed with great Confidence Hie solid support of new England and As in the Case of the Ohio vote until today in has been impossible to ascertain whether there was any justification for the assertion. The fact that so Many of or. Mills claims Are being disputed is hurting him As it leads to the suspicion in the minds of some that he is not so Strong As lie would like to have imagined while whatever Mills has lost Lias so far been Crisni a gain the Early announcement of Bynums withdrawal from the race and turning Over of the Indiana delegation to or. Mills need not be a Surprise to any one. There has never been much in Bynums Cand Dacy but it has served to keep away votes from Mills and to that extent has helped Crisp. One thing which has Hurt or. Mills and Winch will do him More harm before the fight is Over is Ute Well known Izot that nearly All the Well known republicans heed Burrows Mckinley Cannon men who will he in tile next House or who have served with or. Mills in previous sessions of Congress age urging his claims and saving that the democratic party cannot Well afford to ignore him a the greeks hearing gifts Are to be regarded with suspicion and just Why republicans should show such a deep interest in a matter which is really no concern of theirs is a circumstance strange enough to need explanation. It is Well understood Why Reed of All men. Wants to see Mills elected. He believes Mills would be the easiest Man in the chair for him to a tangle up a and of course it is to his advantage to see or. Mills put Thoro. The people to the people. Producing classes being impoverished in midst of wealth they create. The National executive committee of the Peoples party has issued an address to the people of the United states. The address says there is no longer any doubt that candidates for president and vice president will be Iii Tho Field before june 1892, nominated by the Peoples party. The address declares the time has come when no influence of the old political organizations and no Power of aggregated capital can prevent the Hearty and unanimous coming together and co operation of All the labor forces of the United states whether employed in the workshop or tile mine or on the farm. The producing classes have hitherto remained impoverished in the midst of the very plenty which they created those who have unwed have not possessed the wealth of the world while those who toiled have too often suffered for the necessaries of life. But the multitude have been taught the supreme necessity for co operation in defence of the inborn rights of humanity. The producing classes of the United states Are the nation All others simply live by the toil imposed on the Industry of the workers. The people have beheld with growing alarm the continual Advance of conditions which every Day have us nearer and nearer to an abyss in which we can see Only the supremacy of a crushing oligarchy or the alternative of revolution and anarchy. The address says it is for the purpose of saving free institutions by the peaceful instrumental ties of education and the ballot that the Peoples party has been organized. It asserts that an overwhelming necessity exists for such a movement. The Shadow of plutocracy it declares is spreading steadily Over our land. The Railroad corporations have grown into a vast and powerful con piracy which corrupts Legislatures de douches juries and casts the slime of its rottenness Over the very judges of our courts. The Hanking associations have swelled into a lordly National confederation holding All business in its grip Able to a ice or wreck As its own interest May dictate the Prosperity of All classes while not a Dollar of currency finds its Way tothe people from the government that does not present a Dollar of debt to the Money manipulating class. The address alleges that the daily newspaper press Lias been coerced by its business necessities into becoming the ready instrument to bind tile shackles of serfdom on the limbs of a free people to confuse their minds by sophistry to fill their ears with falsehoods to uphold everything that is destructive to Public Good. Anc. To crus i everything that would help the people. The address states that nine tenths of the population of this country in consequence of the misrepresentations of the press believe that the Peoples party vote in Kansas in 1891 fell off very greatly while the official figures show that the people s party vote was actually increased about Llva per cent Over its vote in 1890, and was 47 per cent of the entire vote. The Republican majority in South Dakota was re used from 10,000 in 1800 to 2700 in 1891, while in Nebraska the Peoples party came w thin 0000 votes of defeating the combined Power of both the old parties. The address denounces the a unholy Union of the two old parties against their to pleas party in certain judicial districts in Kansas declares that the people perceive that there is room in this country for Only two political parties a party which represents the people and a party which represents tile plunderers of the people. Says the address we expect before the close of the election in 1892, to see Tho two old parties marching Aud Hur Rahing together Iii defence of the iniquities which have covered the land with mortgages and driven the Republic to the verge of destruction. The address expresses Confidence in the Triumph of the Peoples party in 1892, and appeals to every honest Man to help Bury the monster plutocracy. He is equally the Friend of All the candidates for the speaker ship. New York nov. 21.�?in Tho recorder this morning Grover Cleveland authorizes the statement that he is taking no part in the contest for the speaker ship of the House that he is As much the Friend of each candidate As he is of any other that he has never declared himself As favouring or. Mills More than Crisp or or. Springer. Or or. Mcmillan and that to has not made and does not intend making any suggestions in respect to the organization of the House of representatives. Or. Cleveland made this expression of his views to an eminent politician and personal Friend who went to him last thursday in behalf of one of the candidates for the speaker ship and asked him Why he was allowing his name to be used in or. Mills interest to the prejudice of or. Crisp or. Springer and or. Mcmillan. Quot it is not True that i have said i wanted or Mills to be speaker Quot replied or. Cleveland in substance. A i am a Friend of or. Mills but i Ani also the Friend of or. Springer and or. Crisp and or. Mcmillan. A i am equally interested in the canvass of each of these gentlemen and any use of my name by the friends of or. Al ills is unwarranted and unjust to or. Cleveland said that he desired to be put right Defore the Purine in the matter. He has been a great Deal vexed by the very free use that Lias been made of his name by the knot of congressmen who Are trying to make Mills speaker. In connection with or. Mills leadership of tile democratic party on tile Tariff question. The prestige of sex president Cleveland a name has been peddled about the country and used ruthlessly for what it was Worth. Tile country generally believes that Cleveland a sympathies Are strongly with or. Mills and that he has tried As far As lie could without compromising himself to Gam support for him. It now appears that or. Cleveland has done nothing of tile sort and that to takes this time to announce his impartial position. What effect if any ads declaration will have is left to the political students to determine Republican league talk. Election figures talked Over at the National conference. New York nov. 20. A the executive committee of the Republican National league met at the Plaza hotel this morning. Twenty three states were represented. The morning was taken up by the delegates making detailed reports of the work done in their states and the work proposed to he done by their respective organizations. Referring to the work of tile league in Kansas Delegate e. Little said that one year ago the Farmers Alliance swept everything carrying 90 out of too districts the Republican party being demoralized there. This year the Republican Central committee turned Hie work Over to the league with the result that the situation has been Rev erased. The delegation from Buffalo claims the credit of reducing the 600 a democratic majority in Erie county last year to 1600 this year. Tho executive committee will probably adjourn this afternoon As Many of the members intend going to Washington. Redistricting needed. Topeka kan., nov. 21.�?judge w. Webb of this City has written an opinion in which he says that Kansas will lose a presidential elector unless Tho governor convenes the legislature in special session for the purpose of redistricting the state for congressional purposes. He cites the Constitution. Which is very Plain. The matter has been seriously considered by Many leading republicans of the state but Goy. Humphrey has expressed no opinion. He has said. However that nothing Short of a Public calamity would induce him to con Vene the legislature Iii extra session. All the parties Here will nominate candidates for Congress at Large unless the state is re distracted. The same condition exists in Missouri and gov. Francis is being urged to rail a special session of the legislature. I he congressmen there Are opposed to any changes in their districts and will prevent it if possible. Should gov. Francis decline to Convene the legislature. Gov. Humphrey could decline in Kansas and the loss of an elector in Eracli state would not affect the general result. Anti sub Treasury Alliance. Chairman w. S. Mcallister of the anti sub Treasury Alliance executive committee has issued a Call for a National convention of All anti sub Treasury Alliance men to be held at Memphis. Tenn. Dec. To. This is the first move to organize an opposition to the Alliance f. M. B. A. And people s party and is the direct result of i lie r Fusel of the Alliance to hear tile protest of tile Mcallister faction. National Republican league. New York nov. 19.�?the executive committee of the Republican National league met at the Plaza hotel this morning. Twenty three states were represented. Tile morning was taken up by the delegates making detailed reports of the work done m their states and the work proposed to be done by their respective organizations. Referring to the work done by the league in Kansas Delegate e. Little said that one year ago the Farmers Alliance swept everything carrying to out of iou districts the Republican party being demoralized there. Tins year the Republican Central committee turned the work Over to the league with Tim result that Tho situation has been reversed. The delegation from Buffalo claims the credit of reducing the 5000 democratic majority in Erie county last year to i too this car. The executive committee will probably adjourn this afternoon As Many of the members intend to go to Washington. A committee of too will leave now York saturday for Washington to press the former City a claim for the National Republican convention. Third party movement endorsed. Indianapolis iud., nov. 20.�?at a joint meeting last night of the Alliance and the banners Mutual Benefit association the third party movement was endorsed amid the wildest enthusiasm. The Farmers Mutual Benefit association elected 8. S. Gauze of Missouri president w. A. Bartlett of West Virginia vice president and j. R. Stelle of Illinois Secretary and treasurer. Fragmentary returns from the special election held in the Knoxville tenn., District to fill the vacancy caused by the death of congressman l. Houk indicate Tho election of his son. John c. Houk. Over j. 0 j. Willi Ains Democrat by a majority of be tween 6000 and 7 too. Dun amp co. Report Confidence not shaken. Fair number of nations. In some countries the government wore against France but the people generally were Frances friends. I in ids peroration m. Simon declaimed Aga lust a backward policy. 1891. Moo to heavy. Price five cents. Rational Cordage Trust fully established Dakotan Mea. As the leaders talk. Mills considered strongest. New England delegation has not re fused him their support. The report telegraphed from Washington that a the new England delegation had held a meeting and with the exception of per haps one or two had practically decided not to support or. Mills a is erroneous. It can be Amzior Stively stated that while the new England delegation has not yet taken any formal and definite action the preferences of a majority of its members Aru decidedly for or. Mills. It is still an open question whether the vote of the delegation can be cast As a unit for any candidate but it can be positively stated that no candidate but or. Mills can republicans at the capital forecast Victory for their party in �?T92. New York nov 22.�?the lungs of the Republican party Are in the capital tonight. The National committee of that party will meet Here Early this week to decide several other matters beside the location of the next National convention. The Arlington hotel is As full of republicans As a Trust company s office generally is of widows. That its members have discussed among themselves the results of the recent elections is highly probable that the matter will have consideration it the first executive session of the committee is certain., _ what the leaders of the party say now is More interesting and a world correspondent asked a few of the Republican chiefs their opinions of the present condition and the future Outlook of their party apropos of Tho recent elections. James Clarkson chairman of the executive committed of the National committee was As difficult of approach As a scion of Royalty. But when he was finally reached he was affability itself. He would Only say the Republican party is master of the situation. In every state where Thode Moc racy won its Success was attained by Voles that were not Joseph Manley of Maine the Short and Jolly Chanticleer of Blaine and his fortunes a nothing is seen in the result of the recent elections to change the Republican situation. Whenever the Republican party makes a contest on the principles of the party it wins. A wherever it undertakes the fight on personal issues it fails. It is through with per Sonal contests. It Ila closed the Book on that line of col. Conger of Ohio said Quot i believe the prospects for the party never wore brighter than now. Our recent Victory in Ohio demonstrates that the National contest will be fought on the Lino of reciprocity and Protection with All that these words imply and that on them the Republican party can cd a. Hobart of new Jersey said a the party is in Good condition but we Are not encouraged by the result in new York. It seems to me that Ohio is again a Republican state beyond doubt it is the Only state in which National issues were dominant in the contest. The fight was made from the Start. Quot the situation was the very reverse in new York Aud i might add in Massachusetts. Hie present condition of the party is harmonious even in new York we shall poll our full vote in the presidential year. But it is safer to utter a prediction regard ins any other state Titan new \ Ork. Quot Massachusetts will be ours in 92. I Don t believe any Democrat could successfully claim the state in a presidential year of a cannot carry Massachusetts in �?T92 you can quote me As saying that their is no Hope for the Republican party in that year if a state like alas Sachs setts is to be lost to the party we Are done for. But Massachusetts is no More doubtful than Maine. Quot in conclusion quote me As saying that the general result of the recent elections leaves tile party in fair j. Sloat Fassett and John w. Vrooman were smoking cigars on the third floor of the Arlington. Or Vrooman made his escape but or. Fassett said Quot anything i May say will to alleged to be the woes of a Defeated candidate. That Sall right. Ill have to stand that. Quot quote me As saying that the Outlook for the party is Bright and that the recent elections have left the republicans in a very hopeful mood for next year. Vav hat we want is hard work and no absenteeism that s All i can Robert g. Evans member of the National committee from Minnesota said Quot wherever the Issue was an out and out one Between Republican beliefs about the Tariff and the democratic heresy of free Trade our party won. I refer to of to particularly and Pennsylvania relatively. In Massachusetts As i understand the situation the Tariff played Little or no part. In new York nothing that effected National issues in 1892 happened so far As the re publican party is concerned. Quot no we do not talk about candidates in Advance. June will be time enough for senator paddock of Nebraska said a the result left us exactly where we were As a party. Take the states lost and won pair them and you have a standoff Massachusetts neutralizes our Victory in Ohio. Quot i admit the fight for�?T92 was begun in the bucs Eye state. It seems to me issues will not be changed. Aside from expecting a Republican Success i see no reason Why the Mckirk Ariff should cripple us. Michael Eis Young of California was As confident that the Republican convention would be held in san Francisco As he was that the Republican party would sweep the country next year. He said Quot the Republican party is As healthy As a California dear Republican Success 92 sex president Hill dead. The venerable former president of Harvard College Dies at the age of 73�?sketch of his honoured career. Portland me., nov. 21.�?�?o or. Hill is dead Quot was the news received this afternoon from Waltham mass., where for some weeks the distinguished pastor of the first Parish Church has been waiting for tile messenger of death for All Hope of his recovery passed away Long ago. The news of the death of the most distinguished minister of Maine of any Root Ostant denomination and such was the position accorded to or. Hill by common consent created a profound sensation. To the outside world or. Hill was an exp resident of Harvard a distinguished Champion of the unitarian Faith and a great Leader of religious thought but in Portland he was for Many years a Dart of the social scientific literary Aud political life of the people of All denominations a tried and True Friend of Temperance a Leader in All educational work and the leading preacher of the City and state. Or. Hill was born in new Brunswick in 1818, while but a boy he entered a printing office a fact he was fond of recalling in after life when he was helping to need the press Bush. While president of Harvard he replied to Horace Greeley who had indulged in some reflections on colleges by remarking that one College president at least was a graduate of a printing office As Well As of a College. While in the printing office to acquired his taste for newspaper Reading that went with him through life. To Tho very last of his Active life he was one of the Best informed of Mon on All passing events Aud took the deepest interest in Tho movements of the Public men of ids time. After leaving the printing office which he did before lie Baa completed Tho then regular term he worked for a while in a drug store but Tho great desire he had to acquire a Liberal education his thirst for knowledge a the desire to know a As he once said. Led him to leave business and devote himself to study. In 1849, he graduated from Harvard and at once entered tile divinity school from which he graduated in 1845. In a Public address a few years ago or. Hill stated that his a first desire to become a minister of Christ was formed after Reading a Sermon preached by or. Mark Hopkins so that strangely enough the great congregationalist led tile greater unitarian into what proved to be the work of his life. For 14 years he was Jastor of a unitarian Church in Waltham mass., making for himself a High reputation As a preacher and As an Earnest Aud solid thinker. Even then his place in the front rank of the thinkers and leaders of his Church was fully assured and greater honors were in store for 1859 he succeeded Horace Mann As president of Antioch College Ohio and while there was also pastor of the Church of the redeemer in Cincinnati. Chosen president of Harvard in 1862, lie held that office until ihc8. When lie resigned on account of impaired health. He retired to Waltham and in 1871 served in the state legislature after which i he accompanied Louis Agassi in ins coast Survey expedition to South America. On hts returning he accepted a Call from the first Paris i Church Iii Portland where he has since resided. His most remarkable act while president of Harvard was hts advocacy of the elective system Aud it was Iii his term of office that tile first changes in that direction were made. Beside his religious labors As a pastor and lecturer or. Hill took great interest in the Advance made by modern science in All respects and his own scientific contributions were numerous and valuable. Tile list of his published writings is a Long one and includes Quot geometry and Faith a new York 1849, revised edition in 1874, and in Boston in 1882 Quot second Book in geometry a a Boston 1802 Quot Jesus the interpreter of nature and other sermons a 1859 Quot practical arithmetic a in 1881 Quot Christmas and poems on slavery a Boston 1843. Ile was also a frequent contributor to the religious press and to the magazines. All of his More important sermons were printed in some form. Or. Hill took a deep interest inventions and himself took out one or More patents. To the last he was an eager student of a important inventions and when Edison began his remarkable series predicted that at last the reign of old methods was about Over. He looked to see steam give place to electricity and watched the rapid developments made within the last few years with eager interest. Always thoughtful and impressive he gathered about Nim the Best and strongest thinkers of the City. The late or. Justice Clifford was for Many years an attendant a a is ministry and Hon. Bion Bradbury Firtha judge Fox his brother. Hon. Fredn. Fox judge Symonds Hon. Moses Butler Ali a Host of the leaders and thinkers of Portland were to be found sunday after sunday in the first Paris i Church. Or. Hill was Quot mighty in the he received As he said Quot Christ As the life the truth and the Way a and his one aim was to present what he Felt to be the real Christ the Friend and Leader. His loyalty to what he believed to be the truth gave him great Power and won Public respect. Items of interest to business men and banners. New York. Nov. 20.�?r. G. Ism amp weekly review of Trade says much has happened of late to depress business and shake Confidence and yet Confidence is not shaken and the volume of business is still close to Tho greatest Ever attained. The Bank failure in Boston caused scarcely a Ripple of excitement. At Boston improvement is sett in Many Linos and a More Active demand. Tile Boot and shoe factories Are Well supplied with orders dry goods Are More Active and heavy goods Selling Well on account of colder weather while Wool soils rather More freely. Chicago reports merchandise sales much increased Ute cold weather having helped Many branches and while receipts of Corn cured meats lard butter and cheese and cattle show some decrease gain appears in flour Ami wheat. 25 per cent. In Oats. 50 per cent in hides 75 per cent in dressed beef and four fold in distinctly better toned duo to the appearance of a spot demand clothiers having worked off old stocks to a great extent. Wool sales continue of Good volume though Western fleece Are rather weaker.,. No important change App care in the Boot amt shoe manufacture hut better orders and increased employment of works Are noted. _ own All the string. National Cordage Trust absorbs last of its rivals. Chicago 111., nov. 20-Tlie Price of twine will be advanced rapidly. With a transaction finished prior to nov. 12 every Independent Plant for the manufacture of twine has been absorbed by the twine and Cordage Trust. Tho official designation of this Trust is the National Cordage company and further. As it would appear from the records the Quot Security corporation in its purely financial dealings. The last Independent Plant to be absorbed was that attached to Tim immense Harvester and reaper establishment of William i leering amp co. In this City. The Trust paid or. Deering #250.000 for his twine Plant and 51# acres of ground underlying it. The Deering Plant was the last of five or six similar industries doing business id the states of Ohio Illinois and Massachusetts. The Trust feeling secure in its solidity proceeded to float a vast amount of Bonds. In this transaction it did business under the name of the Quot Security organized under the easy Cert oration Laws of new Jersey. On its entire property scattered Over a very Large portion of the United states it executed a mortgage to the Manhattan loan amp Trust company of new \ Ork for �?�6,000,000. These Bonds have now been floated. The International Cordage company by this manipulation of interests becomes the controller of every Cordage factory of importance in the unit of states. Not ail Inch of twisted Fibre except sewing thread can to sold save at a Price fixed by Tho i rust. From grocers wrapping twine to ships hawsers All rope made in this country will lie tile property of the consolidation. Farmers binding twine of which an immense Quantity is used in the great wheat Fields is also under the control of the com Tho fac tories controlled by Tho National Cordage company Are Boston Cordage company. Boston Standard Cordage com Pany Boston now Bedford Cordage company new Bedford. Mass. Lawrence rope works. Brooklyn n. A Field Cordage company Xenia of Ohio Cordage company Xenia. O. Middletown twine company Middletown o. William Deering amp twine factory Chicago. Dakota a Grain blockade. Huron s. D., nov. 18.�?the South Dakota Railroad commissioners were in session Here last night devising Means to relieve the Grain blockade that has been increasing in magnitude for Tho last two weeks. The storm of wednesday and sunday delayed threshing and Farmers have taken advantage of the Opportunity to haul their Grain to Market As All storage room has been exhausted. H. J. Rice chairman of the Board Lias just returned front a trip Over the various Railroad lines and imports that at Many Points elevators warehouses barns empty buildings Sheds etc., Are tilled with wheat and that no cars Are available to haul it away. Farmers have hauled their wheat for Miles to Market Only to be disappointed in making sales and were obliged to haul it Hack Home. Hundreds of thousands of Busl Welsof wheat Are piled in heaps or sacked in Otten Fields and not More than one half of the crop is yet threshed. Wheat receipts at Duluth. Minneapolis and St. Paul from South Dakota Alono up to this Date far exceed the entire shipments of last year Aud the crop eau scarcely be said to have commenced moving. The daily demand for errs exceeds the Supply by from 1500 to 1800. Russian Corn and horses non exports. St. Petersburg not. 21.�?contrary to the announcements made a few Days ago that nothing further would be done in connection with the question of exporting wheat from Russia until the Czar s return from Livadias Early in december a Mukase from his majesty was issued today prohibiting the Export of wheat and wheat products from Russia. This prohibition which Wilt go into effect on monday next will be executed under the same conditions As those governing the prohibition recently decreed against the Export of Oats. It is expected that the exportation of horses to Austria and Germany will lie prohibited. Tiffs and the prohibition of the ext creation of wheat Are regarded As having a military significance. Cruiser Philadelphia a Flat failure. Constructed after English designs she is found wanting Radical changes must be made make her even seaworthy to grist from Many Mills. The staff Canning factory at Kansas 111., was destroyed by fire wednesday. Loss #40.000. Hundreds of men have returned from North Dakota where they have been assisting at threshing. They say that at least one third of the wheat is still unto replied but that they could not remain there with the temperature hovering about the Zero Point i he men Are leaving in droves from the North and making for the cities. Oscar Miller of Grafton is Here trying to get men to go to North Dakota offering As much a 8 to Day and Board. Thresher Bliss Sass that there Are plenty of threshing machines in the country but that it is impossible to get men to Man them. The business department of the banners a Yin once in 22 status Baa United with leading business men of new York Eirv and formed a company similar in plan of operation to the Rochdale system in England and the Zion co operative store of Utah. The organization is called the National company and commands Large Means. Tho Alliance will give tile company its patronage. It is the aim of this organization to buy out a merchant in every Trade i entre of importance Stock him up with goods demanded by Farmers and make him local manager. At Tho mining Congress in Denver. Col., Friday a Resolution favouring the free Cornage of Silver was adopted by a vote of 481 to 8. Hon. Martin m agin nil of Montana who was enthusiastically cheered denounced gov. Campbell of Ohio in a scathing Maimer for his cowardice in not advocating the platform upon which he was nominated. Congressman Cassidy of Nevada advocated tile forcing of the political parties to make the question of free and unlimited coinage of Silver Tho dominant Issue in the next Campaign. There Are now under charter about 50 steamships to Loa i Grain at Baltimore during december and january. The aggregate amount of cargo is 3,, bushels for december alone the Charters aggregate 1,840,000 bushels. The big Stock Yards scheme for Salt Lake City is assured As work has been begun. Tile Yards Are located seven Miles North of Salt Lake City on the Rio Grande Western is Union Pacific roads. I Argo packing houses will to erected and an Effort made to concentrate Mountain live Stock in this Vicinity. The Florida Orange crop is now being shipped to new York and other localities. Tim yield of the state this year was Over 3,000.000 boxes and in average Box holds 150 oranges. About half of the crop will be sent by rail to the Western states. Miss Palmer has been arrested in Kansas for Selling English Mustard seed for silk worm eggs. Iii the Senate chamber in Paris i thursday m. Cha Lemei Lacour Modo a Strong attack on the new Tariff. To said 80,000,000 frenchmen would suffer from the Over Protection afforded by Hie Law. And prot a porous Franco would be brought to ruin and isolated from the rest of the world. It would lie better for France to renew her treaties of Commerce with foreign nations. Tho planters of sea Island Cotton in South Carolina have organized the sea Island protective Union with in a Fowler As president the object timing to secure the passing by Congress of the Tariff on Long Staple Cotton. Similar unions will to organized in Georgia and Florida. The Backbone of Winter stiffening up. ,minn.,nov. 18.�?reports Are still coming in regard to the cold wave. At Many Points the weather is As cold As that usually recorded in midwinter. The limit Lias been readied at red Lake Falls at Winch place a fall to 20�?T below Zero is reported. Sand Centre reports 12�?� below Crookston 14� Barnesville. 10�, and Ballock 16�?�.,South Dakota suffers intensely Tho Register in that state being All the Way from 4� toll below Zero. There was considerable delay to the trains and the excessively cold weather came so suddenly that it found people in Many Placos Short of Coal and with their Stock almost wholly unprotected. Reports from North Dakota say the temperature is very frigid As far West As Minot. Tile ground is so thoroughly Frozen that no further attempts will be made at fall ploughing. A a., reports As to tile condition of the wheat crop Are conflicting. Those sent out by the railroads say that nearly All wheat in Shock has been threshed and that wheat in stack can be threshed at any time. The correspondents however give a far less glowing View of die situation saying hundreds of acres Are in Shock and can now be used for nothing except for feed in the Straw. The latest reports from various Points indicate that the Backbone of the wave is broken _ Canadian Prosperity. Toronto ont., nov. 21.�?the report of the Bureau of industries issued yesterday shows that the yield of Grain in Ontario this year is extraordinarily Large. Fall wheat averages from 25 to 30 bushels per acre in Many sections and weighs from of to 66 pounds per Bushel. Spring wheat and Oats Are also far above the average. The crop of wheat Spring and fall is estimated at 32.584,026 bushels nearly half As Ucli again As the crop of 1890. The oat drop exceeds Tim Light one of last year by More than 22,000,000 bushels while the average Portiero is tile highest in to years. The Root crops Are enormous but potatoes Are much damaged by rot. The acreage of Barley sown is 148,000 acres less than last year yet the crop is 541.737 bushels larger owing to the great yield of 29.2 bushels per acre. The acreage sown in fall wheat this fall is 15 per cent greater than that sown in the tall of 1890, but Tho prospects of the yield Are hardly so Good As they were last year. _ French commercial policy. Paris. Nov. 21.�?m. Simon in the Senate yesterday attributed the diminution in Public wealth and the attendant difficulties to the effects of the War of 1870, and the development of production in the new world. He said that americans formerly Husbandmen had taken to manufacturing and exported their surplus produce at Low prices. This was the True state of affair. And it was a serious condition. All agreed that something must be done but the system proposed would not meet the requirements of the situation. It w As a grave error the suppose that work and wages would increase under it the Home Market was limited Aud the Manifest Field of exportation would diminish under reprisals. Retaliation would be encountered on All sides. This serious Dagger in the commercial world would Lead to political reprisals. Luckily France retained the sympathy of a broke worlds stallion record. Palo Alto makes a mile without a skip in 2.08 3-4 a his stable hold3 All records. Stockton Cal., nov. 17.�?marvin drove Palo Alto in 2.08% today breaking the worlds stallion record and winning for the Palo Alto stable All records of the world. The horse made the mile without a skip breaking after he passed the finish. His quarters were 81%. 1.08%, 1.36%, 2,08%, Palo Alto is a Beautiful Bay foaled in 1882 at the Palo Alto Stock farm. Menlo Park Cal. He is owned by Leland Stanford. He is by election Eer dam Dame Winnie running Breed by planet son of Revenue grand dam by Liz Mardis. By Glencoe son of Sultan great grand dam Fanny cd. By mar grave. As Early As 1887 Palo Alto had a Mark of 2.20%. _ new Mark for four year Olda. Stockton Cal., nov. 17.�?a. Durfee a 4-year-old stallion Mckinney by Alcyon trotted against his record of 2.17 Here today and made a record of 2.12va, beating the 4-year-old stallion record. Grants old pastor. Rev. Ezra Marsh Baring destroys him self with a rope. Chicago. Nov. 22.�?rev. Ezra Marsh Baring who was Gen. Grants pastor during Tho commander s residence in Galena 111., hanged himself last night. Or. Baring had been in poor health nearly a year and his failing strength together with bronchial and head troubles began to show on hts mind four months ago during the summer he was poisoned by an Ivy Leaf and the trouble from that poisoning had its effect. To was missed last night and was found hanging to a Rafter in the attic. Or. Baring was 78 years old and was at one time one of the most famous methodist divines in the West. Cheese making. Processes by which milk is solidified into Grindstone. Harper Young people the first stage in the making of choose is that by which the curd is separated from the whey. This is done by heating the milk to a Given temperature varying according to the season Aud afterwards adding a Certai proportion of rennet when the cheese is to be coloured the dyeing matter is put in before the rennet. In less than half an hour after the heat has been applied the coagulation has so far progressed that the curd from Winch the whey has been drawn is ready to be Cut almost the Only instrument used in the making of cheese is the curd knife curious looking arrangement something like a double comb with Long Teeth. I he immature cheese is both Cut and stirred with this the curd being separated into Small bits none of them being larger than an Ordinary Walnut. The stirring and heating must go on until the curd has readied a proper stage of what is called a digestion. It is then torn into narrow strips Uke rib Bons. For the curd by this time is As firm in Fibre As the breast of a roasted Chicken and indeed looks like it. These strips Are then fed into the salting Mill where they Are thoroughly mixed with Salt and made ready for the cheese press. Enormous pressure is applied in this cheese press in order that All the whey that by any possibility remains May be squeezed Alfrom the press the cheese is taken to Tim dry Reg room. A Large airy chamber where it is left for Days months or even years. Recording to the Quality desired. It is frequently turned and much care la expended on it All cheese must go through the same stages the different varieties boing made by certain combinations of Cream fresh and skimmed milk. Social amenities. Cloak review Bingo in a going to bring my wife around to Call on you tonight. Witherby that a right but do me a favor old Man. Done to let her Wear her new Sealskin cloak. I done to want my wife to see it just now. New York non. Lias just been Learned in naval circles that the new United Blate Cruiser Philadelphia is in a most unfortunate condition. The vessel is reported As a seaworthy and that the greatest care is being taken to prevent her turning literally Bottom Side up. It is furthermore Learned that the vessel is until to go into Active service from the fact that a shot entering at the water line would be sufficient to flood the upper tier of bunkers and cause Tho vessel to disappear altogether. Naval constructor Mintonye now at the Portsmouth Navy Yard has estimated that an expense of #275,000 will he necessary to reduce the protective deck and insure alone the one feature of stability. Naval constructor Fernald at the Brooklyn Navy Yard said today that he thought the whole of the poop should be stripped off and also the Bridges. If this latter plan is followed. Tim Philadelphia a usefulness As a flagship will at once end. The facts concerning the Philadelphia Are briefly As follows the Philadelphia was built at the Yards of William cramp amp sons of Philadelphia was completed and turned Over to the government in 1890. Her resigns were purchased from the firm of sir William Armstrong is co., no cast a eng. Lite designs were originally those of a Cruiser for the Spanish Navy gotten up by Armstrong. But rejected by the Spanish government. When sold to Tho United states the Armstrong people Ware in tie habit of alluding to the plans As those of Quot no. 27,&Quot the rejected of Uanis a Cruiser a a few changes were made in Tho plans when received in Washington among others being a reduction in weight of the machinery of 200 tons. On being accepted by the government Tho Philadelphia in due course of time Cairns to the Brooklyn Navy Yard she was fitted out Tor sea. And after a lengthy stay was about to be ordered to sail. Before this order was git in. Though the commandant of the Yard. Rear Admiral d. A Brame called for a written statement from naval constructor a. L. Mintonye to the effect that the vessel was fit to go to sea to the Surpris of the commandant naval constructor Mintonye refused to sign any such statement. It is said that three demands were made upon him and t hat on each occasion he refused. Or. Mintonye insisted on learning the exact met Centric height of tile Philadelphia. The Nieta Centric. It should he known is the Point in a ship above which the Centre of Gravity of weight must never be placed at Tho risk of capsizing. The met Centric Heights of the cruisers san Francisco Newark and outer new vessels approach closely to in inches. In the Case of Tho now Cruiser Detroit the height is three vet seven inches. When the Philadelphia was docked and keeled Lier met Centric height was found to to Only four inches it should have been not less than 12 inches for safety alone and for fighting qualities should have been front 14 to 18 inches. As Hie Philadelphia was Given but few stores and a Small Coal Supply All of which were kept Well below tile upper decks the Cruiser was allowed to proceed for a Short run to sea. At the very outset the effect of the Philadelphia s Low met Centric height was observable in her Long deep and slow Rolls. This Peculiar Roll was so noticeable As to cause considerable comment among the Crew the sensitiveness of the Philadelphia became Early apparent. In Hor return to Tho Brooklyn Navy Yard occasion was found to shift a piece of shafting from a Central Tarsi Tion out to tile Side of the ship. To vie astonishment of Many the Cruiser wave a Aillet in the direction of Tho Shaft. It was from this time on that the condition of the Phila Dolphin received serious consideration. It was found on calculation that there was a Point Iii the freeing of the lower tier of Bun Kern where if the Coal was not passed Down from the upper bunkers the ship would turn Over by sheer ton weight it was shown that after a removal of a certain Quantity of Coal from the lower tier of Hunters the Meta Condric height would wholly disappear. It should be renin tiered that the Coal in the upper bunkers serves As a partial Protection Aud the idea has All along been to allow the upper bunk ors to remain full during Battle just so Long As possible to keep up lire from the lower Tho Philadelphia is provided with double Bottom any injury to tile outer Bottom need not necessarily endanger the ship. The Cruiser Boston it will be remembered ran on a Rock off Newport Harbor piercing Lier outer Bottom. I he tuner Bot Tom kept the ship from sinking. When the Philadelphia sailed for Tho West indies it was imperative for the safety of the ship to fill the space Between Tho outer and inner Bottom with seawater. The space was. In consequence filled with several Hundred tons of water. Increasing the vessels displacement deadening Lier steaming Powers and inviting injury to the inner Hull sides from rust. All during her West India cruise one officer of the Philadelphia states tile Cruiser carried water Between her Bottoms it being feared to lighten her up by freeing Lier of this dead weight. After having filled Tim tanks orders were issued to use Coal first from Tho upper Hunters. As Tho Coal could not he passed Down through the lower bunkers it had to to hoisted to the upper deck and then lowered Down through Hatchway to Tho Tiro room. There was one continual a Coal ing of ship a a or. As the sailors termed it Quot Coaling ship at sea a. On Tho return of the Philadelphia to the Navy Yard this summer her Stool masts were taken out and replaced by two Light wooden spars. This alteration did away with the leverage effect to a great extent it being found though that the water ballast would have still to to carried to afford safety. It was recommended to line the inner Bottoms with Cement. Ibis recon meal atop Lias not yet. Been acted upon unless now. The protective deck is lowered or tile poops stripped off Hie Only Altern Tive will be to make some Chan go in the Bottom. The change of wooden soars for Stoe spars gave a reduction of 20 tons weight it is just possible that the Cruiser May de Given a Belt of cellulose or some other water excluding substance in the Vicinity of her water line. Something of this sort will have to be done or the vessel it is de dared can never be sent into action. No such mistakes As Are found in the Philadelphia Are to be seen in any of Hie out and out american designed ships such As the Boston san Francisco and Newark Forward train stopped. Nearest we can say is that to population of the world is pow sonic whore tween i,-400,000,000 and 1,500,000.000. To Europe Tho new Quot Bevel Gerung as�?Tgn4 357,359,000 inhabitants Asia. 82o.964. Africa 163,963.000 America 121.713,000 distract with Tasmania. 3,290,000 oceanic i lands 7,420,duo and Polar lands to the land area of the glob i Asti mated atll35,4911,765 Square Miles Givin an average of 11 people to one Square mile. Manley in the race to stay. Augustan postmaster thinks his chances to succeed Milliken in Congress Are Good. Washington i. C., not. 22,-postmaster Manley of Augusta makes no concealment of hts aspirations to a seat in Congress. He says he is in Tho race to stay for the nomination to succeed Milliken in the third Maine District and that his chances for winning Are Good. Set his own death trap. David Allen a Canadian Hunter caught in a Bear trap and held until death released him from starvation. Kingston. Ont. Nev. 22.�?david Allan an englishman who lived in As ayn Ettawau District. Started out a month ago to examine hts traps but failed to return. On Tho supposition that he had lost i Way. A search was made the mystery surrounding ins Fate a accidentally solved by two Hunters today who chanced to look into a copse of bashes and there saw Allan a dead body lying face downward both hands fastened in a Bear trap. Allan was evidently in the act. Of setting the trap when it dosed on his wrists and held him until he died of exposure and starvation. Express dashed into. A freight at Canastota Cabman wounded. Syracuse n. A a a nov. 23.�?a bad mashup occurred on Tim new York 9tral Rau Road about a mile East Canastota last night f an express train Consing of eight express cars and one mail car which left this City at 8.25 of clock while running at High Speed smashed into Ait Eastern bound freight Tram. The express cars were All empty. The Engineer and fireman of the express train. Thomas e. Parke of this City Aud Edward Baird of Manlius were seriously but not fatally injured. The locomotive wits torn to pieces and the wreck taking tire blocked All four tracks. Engineer Parke said that Tho freight was 43 minutes ahead at Canastota and had stopped for some reason just ahead of Sharp curve. They sent a Man Back Only two car lengths with a White Light. Population of the Earth. In round numbers the population of the Earth is set Down at 1,480,000,000, an apparent increase since 1880 of 79,000#00, but this apparent increase has been affected in various ways. Tim editors of the Begolke Rug have been compelled to reduce the old estimates of tile population of Africa by 60,000,000 their present estimate timing 103.000.000, and this some authorities consider to be More than the continent con Tams. China again has been Over estimated. Grimly Why that a what we Are i and More trustworthy figures have been of coming for j tamed for other countries. Probably the waterspout and wind Washington. In Florence dead. Popular american actor Dies of pneumonia at Philadelphia he made his first appearance in 1846. The accomplished and popular actor William j. Florence died at 8.30 of clock thursday night at Tho Continental hotel. Philadelphia. Jie had been ill with acute pneumonia since saturday night. Thursday afternoon there wore detected slight signs of improvement so til at Hopes of i recovery were roused. A Slid Den change Cain about an hour before his death Aud lie Sank rapidly. Tho last appearances of or. Florence in Boston were with or. Jefferson a company til rough tile week of nov. 2 to nov. 7. William Jermyn Florence was born at Albany. N. Y., july 28, 1831. Florence made ids first Public appearance at the Richmond Hill theatre. New York us Peter in Quot the on dec. 6.1849. His Progress thereafter was rapid for lie displayed sex Tva Ordinary versatility. Some of ids most notable successes were Apt. Cuttle in Quot do Tobey and Sod a Boti Arterly Iii Quot Tho ticket of Louve Bardwell Slote in the Quot mighty Dollar. A and Obe Neizer in Quot no As a Rule. However it May be said that lie at tempted no part without a successful result infested with insects. They eat into Woodwork of a Large manufacturing Plant and unless checked rebuilding will result. Springfield 0�?z nov. 22.�?a somewhat singular Stato of affairs is causing consider Able speculation and no Small amount of curiosity at the e. Vav. Ross company a Mammoth works. For Tho past year the shops have been infested with a Small dark coloured insect which burrowed in the Woodwork casings window Sills posts floors and joists. The insect is similar to that which is found in Oak and Ash Wood Cut in tile Spring. Nothing was thought of the matter until within the past month during which time the insects have increased to an alarming extent infesting Tho Woodwork of Tho shops and damaging the floor and poses of the lug warehouse so As to Render the affair a decidedly serious one. The insects invade Tho Wood in every direction throwing up a Small amount of dust and causing rot to set in immediately. Tie affair became so serious that Secretary Cli ase of Hie company obtained some Days ago a number of insects Aud sent them to the government chemist at Columbus for Tim purpose of ascertaining what they were and if possible any Means of destroying Thorn out no word has been received As yet. Unless the question of removing them and checking their increase is answered immediately the Woodwork of Tho Ware rooms and a considerable portion of the shop will be torn Down and replaced by other material. _ Bulkeley must hold office several persons said to have been instantly killed. Houses blown to pieces Philadelphia and hew York affected. Baltimore. My. Nov. 23.-a telephony message a Little while ago from Washington reports that a Cyclone Aud waterspout Hay just struck that City. Seven persons Are reported killed Metzerott Hall is on fire. Tho storm has struck this City making telegraphing almost impossible. Communication with Washington is Cut off at present. At tile Western Union main office that same Story was told As at the Bostal. All the information they could give a that Liilo their operators we re receiving despatches from Washington the wires Sud Denly Quot opened a and they have not Bedarf Able to Quot raised that cite since. The associated Bross semis out word that a Cyclone is reported to have passed Overe Washington and Baltimore and All Tell a graph communication severed. Later a message from Washington says the new music Hall in 12th St. Wa�1 wrecked. Beveral persons Are reported missing. The Force of the Cyclone lasted about five minutes. A later despatch from Washington say that during the storm which visited Tiff City this afternoon the unfinished building of Metzerott amp it on 12th St., below 1st, fell in and it is re. Ported that a dozen Persona Are based ind he ruins. One woman not identified has been taken out badly injured. George White was taken out dead. Street cars and vehicles passing at the time of Tim storm were overturned and,1 Large plate windows smashed to atoms. F St., Between 13th and lined with roofs that have been mown off. The damage extended throughout the entire City. The Cyclone was accompanied by a driving rain. To add to the confusion fire Bells wore rung occasioned by buildings in Vari of parts of the City being blown Down. The ? worst of the storm visited the Corner of p and 12th St#., and wrecked the entire Corner. A building in the course of erection and which had attained a height of four Storina was blown in on Tho Back of the buildings occupied by White a Habi Makor bras Turgor amp urbs., clothing dealers and Metzerott a music store a number of people were employed in these stores and upon the building in course of construction a number of bricklayer were at work. It is stated that six bricklayers Are miss ing and several clerks. These Are supposed to be under the ruins. Houses blown to pieces. Wilmington. Del., nov 23.�?the Lait Telegram received in this City from Baltimore started off Quot storm has struck this City and houses Are being blown to pieces. Here the wire gave out. No wires working now. Several persons said to to killed. New York nov. 23.�?telephone advice from Washington state that several per son have been killed by Tho Cyclone and that several buildings have been blown Down. _ Iowa under Snow. Burlington la. Nov. 23.�?officials the Chicago Burlington so Quincy Railroad i report a severe snowstorm raging All Over i their line in Central Iowa. Arguments in Connecticut a quo warranty Case. Hartford conn., nov. 23.�?charles j. Cole opened Tho arguments in the quo warranty Case this morning at the Capitol before the supreme court chief Justice Andrews and judges Carpenter Seymour Torrence and Penn were on the Bench. Or. Cole As the personal counsel of gov. Bulkeley went Over the principal Points in the Republican Brief. The governor must whether he will or not bold hts office until hts successor has been declared by the general Assembly. Secondly information in Tho nature of a quo warranty does not lie against the governor of Connecticut it is the movement of a lower against a higher Power subversive of Tho theory of tile proceedings and the fundamental principles of common Law. Fourthly the three branches of the government Are co ordinate. One cannot interfere with another. In the process of impeachment Ooth houses sit in joint Assembly and a chief Justice presides Over them. And shall a judge of an inferior court by information in the nature of quo warranty search the title of the highest officer of the state. Again or. Cole argues the jurisdiction of the general Assembly is full. Final Complete and exclusive and the general Assembly is still Iii session. A a a judge Stoddard will reply for judge Norris this afternoon. After him. This afternoon or tomorrow morning. William c. Case will speak for the Republican Side. Sex gov. Ingersoll will follow and Hon. Henry c. Robinson xviii close for the defendant. Gov. Bulkeley. Judge Morris and Many Public men were in the court room this morning. Killed his owner. Triumph of brain Over sprain. First varsity Many what was the result of the foot bail match today second ditto of we boat them easily. We had Only one Collar Bone fractured while they had three broken legs and a couple of sprained Ankles. They can to play foot Bali. Tank belonging to Boston Calcium Light company explodes with disastrous effect. At 3.10 of clock this afternoon a frightful explosion occurred at the works of Tho Boston Calcium Light company at 98 Utica St William g. Bent the proprietor of the works was instantly killed his body being terribly mutilated. A 50-foot tank of oxygen a with 25 1 pounds pressure exploded. The tank was located in the front of that building and the explosion broke the blog Dows and burst open the Walls of the strut lure. Or Bent was at the time standing on then sidewalk in front of the works talking to a Friend. The Man in conversation with or. Ben was injured but not seriously. George e. Dow was working at a lathe in the same room where the tank a located. He a covered with soot blinded for the time but not injured. Horrors of a hotel fire. Guests lowered from second Story windows a old Homestead House burned this morning. Jamestown n. Y., nov. 23.�?a fatal fire ii which four persons lost their lives occurred Here Early this morning. At about i of Clook flames were discovered in the Kitchen of the old Homestead a hotel at 3d and Pine its. The building was entirely destroyed nothing but the Walls remaining standing. It was not known for an hour that All the occupants had not escaped. A fireman to making his Way into the building stumbled Over the charred body of Maggie Wilson a waiter girl 20 years of age whose relative reside in Derrick City Penn. It is said her escape was Cut off by to bolted door. The other three bodies were found in on room where they slept. None of them were burned but had been suffocated. They were mrs. Buchanan the pastry Cook who came from Bradford to this City her Little boy. Who came to visit his Mother yesterday and mrs. Marsh a dish Washer. Mrs. Buchanan and her boy were kicked in each others arms near the door of the room. Mrs. Marsh was in bed. The loss on the building was about #6000. The hotel was conducted by Snowden a Tompkins. Their loss on contents is about #6000 insured for #3000. Probably a Boston burglar. Gentleman to burglar a i say what Are you doing in my House burglar coolly a your House it it you House i thought you Only rented it. Gentleman quite taken Aback a Why yes but a non my word. Of ally burglary Well done to you be mighty about do tto

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