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Brooklyn Daily Eagle (Newspaper) - April 5, 1891, Brooklyn, New York Quota. A or a by a a a or Ita a Ltd Quot a a a a Ltd by a Rte Jav 7 Quot re a wry a i ? a it it of the Brooklyn daily Eagle sunday april 5, 1891.-Twenty pages. / by in a a it a it kit t a i �1v of a a Down on Long Island incidents which make the Spring elections interesting. Tho Hatchet wielders on both sides Hare been Busy in Newtown a land company a investment or. Morgans search for water. General news. The elections will occur in the Long Island towns on tuesday. Very Little significance attaches to Thorn for while the several parties Naho nominations the voting is Dono on local issues and the men and not their politics count with the citizens. Trio most surprising pre election incident was the defeat of John e. Van Nostrand for renomination As supervisor of Newtown by Tho Republican convention. At the same time Emanuel Baudou was thrown overboard by the democratic convention As a candidate for Justice of the peace. Or. Van Nostrand and or. Brandon although of opposite politics were allies and it would seem As if there was collusion Between Tho leaders of Tho two parties to drop them simultaneously. Frank Mckenna carries the a Calp of or. Brandon at his Waist and Harry Skelton a amp bar. Van Nostrandt a thin locks Hung up in the wigwam. Or. Van Nostrand has been supervisor a Long time. He had no doubt of bin party a nomination. Nearly every time to ran to had Tho democratic endorsement or a Dummy opponent but a year ago he made the mistake of combining with or. Brandon to defeat or. Mckenna for re election As police Justice and he lost Tho election by seven votes through his own indifference. To thinks to is Square now. The Republican candidate for supervisor is or. Albert Coombs and the democratic candidate is sex arg Hor John Hogg. Or. Coombs is Tho favorite. Tho Campaign miscarried in Jamaica. The democrats nominated Frederic la w. Dunton for supervisor. He is a Democrat. Tho Republican leaders begged Henry a. Van Allen to take the party nomination against or. Dunton and he consented. A hour before the coup option met he was sure of being placed at the head of the ticket. Some Clover work was Dono by or. Dun tones friends and when the convention got Down to business i. Van Allens name was not mentioned. Or. Dunton got the nomination and four other democrats along with him for other offices. The party feels scandalized and the leaders who Are Mere boys and therefore inexperienced Are being severely criticised. The citizens representing both parties have placed or. Van Allen in the Field for supervisor on an Independent ticket and an Active Canvas is being made in his behalf. A pair ring Campaign is being carried on in Hempstead. The democrats have Edward a Townsond in the Field for supervisor and Thomas d. Smith represents the republicans. The town is strongly Republican but Tho democratic nominee May win with the Helo of the waterworks Voto. Or. Townsend Defeated Martin v. Wood last year and he is considered a stronger Man than or. Smith. The Smith influence helped to defeat or. Wood and democrats Are expecting the Wood influence to return the compliment. Or. Smith is handicapped by being a Long Island Railroad employee and a witness for the Railroad in damage suits and the Many people who have had suits against the company Aro Likely to retain an unfriendly recollection of him. The election of or. Townsend is confidently expected. John m. Clark has both nominations for supervisor of North Hempstead and will undoubtedly have a Walkover. David l. Van Nostrud in Bipire of Aro a Lection in Flushing in Oyster Bay it is going to be a Strong race Between Scudder v. Whitney Democrat and his Nephew Frederick w. Willetts. Or. Whitney a service to Tho town has been so faithful that his defeat now would seem ungrateful. Lung Island City elected her supervisor last fall Frank Burke who re sides in the Astoria Section and is Papular and trustworthy. Tho indications arc that the next Board will to Republican. Flower growing at Floral Park. Floral Park is now one of the most Beautiful villages on Long Island and All through Tho Industry of Ono Mau John Lewis Childs. Tho place was formerly known As East Hinsdale and had no other distinction than a the switching place for the Creedmoor Rifle Range. A Fow florists and seed growers worked on a Small scale there. In 1875 John Lewis Childs came from Buckfield me., bought Laius on both sides of the Railroad and began in a Small Way the business of a seedsman la Tho subsequent sixteen years or. Childs has acquired Tho distinction of being a millionaire. To built up Tho town and changed the name of it to Floral Park. The Post of lace department restored Tho name of East Hinsdale and again or. Childs had it a banged to Floral Park. He is adding houses to Tho Village and new departments to his business All the time. He Lias agents collecting specimens in All parts of the world and he ships goods to every part of Tho Globe and he paid last year $45,000 postage. He has 100 acres of land Umlor cultivation Aud employs 100 men. Candidate a platform. Charley g. Corey is the democratic candidate for excise commissioner n the town of Southold. He that the prohibitionists have misrepresented his position and to nullify their accusations he yesterday issued the following address to the voters Lam in favor of granting licenses under Tho Law. I believe that the Lic Usu fee should be higher than heretofore hot less than $100 for spirituous Aud malt liquors and ale and Beer licenses in proportion. I would favor the revocation of licenses for All violations of the Law and especially so in Tho Case of violation of the clause forbidding the Sale on sunday. In Case a License is revoked i am opposed to grunting a License to some other member of the family to continue the business. Affairs at the East Side. A Stock company a a being organized at Sag Harbor to run a Steamboat to Riverhead. The now congregational Church at Bay Shore will be 72x100 feet Aud will Cost $10,000. The 6�3tors of St. Joseph at Flushing will establish a Seminary for Young women at Brentwood. The Rev. Father Hickey will probably be appointed Rector of the Church of St. Francis de sales at Patchogue. Miss Mary French of Sag Harbor and or. William Clarence Cox of new York Are to be married soon. The skits of Huntington. Jephthah masonic Lodge of Flushing will work the fellow Craft degree of three candidates on monday evening april 13. William c. Hunt was found dead sitting in a chair last wednesday his wife via talking to him and getting no response she looked around and saw that he had expired. Or. Oliver l. Jones and family have arrived from Texas where they spent the Winter. Emil Weinberger of Nortu Nort fell from a Wagon Aud Broko his left at the wrist. About Brooklyn fe9plk. George Duryea of Brooklyn has bought the Homestead of Elbert Duryea at Syosset and will reside there in Tho summer. Miss Anna f. Collin of Brooklyn has taken Timith w. Clocks House in Bay Shore for Tho summer. Alexander g. Sullivan of Brooklyn has a handsome summer House in course of erection at of Arringdale. W. C. Bolouc jr., and family of Greene Avenue Brooklyn Are occupying their summer House at Amityville. Notes fou Sayville. The Rev. Or. Graham will remain with the Metli Odiet Church at Sayville another year As pastor. The Rev. .1. Ii. Prescott of St. Annas episcopal Church at Sayville is ill with the grip. A prohibitory amendment party has been established in Sayville with Albert Payno As president. Fish Fob the lakes and Ponds. Superintendent Mather of Tho fish hatchery at cold Spring is ready to Supply fish and spawn for stocking lakes and Ponds anywhere within Tho state. He has ready fur distribution 400,000 Lake Trout 120,000 Brook Trout 00,000 Brown Trout and 15,000 Loch Levin Trout. To has distributed Over four million Tom cods. Tale Downing vacation House. The Brooklyn Holiday House at Locust Valley which is conducted by the woman a Christian association of Brooklyn has had its name changed to the Downing vacation House in Honor of Benjamin it w. Downing who donated Tho proper Typo the society for the Benefit of working women. Several Hundred women were entertained there last summer and arrangements will be made to accommodate a larger number Thia year. In addition to the property or. Downing furnished the House and provided a horse and Carryall to run to the depot and several cows to insure an abundant Supply of pure milk for the guests. Long Island Church elections. Eastern elections have been hold in episcopal churches on Long Island As follows Christ Church Oyster Bay wardens John a. Weekes and Daniel in. Youngs vestry men Frederick Ludlam Frederick d. Weeks. Edward p. Hor Niclo George a. Meyers Francis t. Underhill William j. Youngs Robert Townsend and Charles e. Rogers. St. Johns Church Huntington wardens of car e. Schmidt and Edwin b. Dunsen Berry vestry men. Georgo f. Barr Hewlett g. Long Joseph Niven c. Platt Richard h. Derby Charles p. Holmes Edwin Van Schaick and w. Wilton Wood. Christ Ohnich West a lips wardens. C. Dubois Wagstaff Jamos w. Eaton vestry men Alfred Wagstaff James b. Cooper Benjamin Stephens r. G. Tolston and Isaac s. Catlin. St. Peters Church Bay Shore wardens. Spencer Aldrich and w. A. Hulse vestry men Edward b. Underhill Frank c. Lawrence jr., Harry m. Johnson h. E. Young Amos Stellenwerf and t. G. Burnett. Emmanuel Church Islip wardens William Nic Oll and Smith Rhodes vestry men j. Ives plumb William r. Smith Goorge a. Hart j. Petersen. Gathered up in Flushing. Lizzie Merkle had it arc of her hand Cut off in a factory at Whitestone. W. Y. P. Bradley and family Havo moved from Flushing to Querub. Tho grip is prevalent in Tho town. Among Tho Persona prostrated Are judge Connorton mrs. Connorton Captain Hance miss Clara Easton William d. Higgins de Mott Burtis miss Sara Rhodes William Mccain or. And mrs. Alexander Dumas mrs. Dumas. George Poplo and Josiah w. Bar stove wore elected wardens of so Georges Church and Tho vestry men Are Isaac Bloodgood John w. Weed e. V. W. Rossiter d. S. Jones e. H. Goodwin and w. T. Dobson. _ jottings in Lub flon. The Rev. W. Simpson of the methodist Church at Babylon was presented with several handsome articles by members of his Church. Mrs. Frank e. Moore has been appointed Matron of Tho Long Island Asylum at Amityville. Babylon masonic Lodge in occupying handsome new quarters and will soon add now furniture. A great Many Persona Are ill with Tho grip including postmaster Hawkins miss Anna Southard miss Fleet j. W. Jarvis James Lowerre and Treadwell Kellum. Tho latter is a candidate for excise commissioner. Notes from Bay Shore miss Emma clock is so very ill with pneumonia that her recovery is not expected. Walter Wick fell from a ladder and broke his nose. John Hubbs of Sayville fell from a train in Bay Bhore and broke his leg. The Rev. C. P. Corner of Brooklyn will preach in Tho methodist Church at Bay Shore to Day. Eyl ifs in is i p. William 0. Chalmers District Deputy grand master of the Long Island District will pay an official visit to Merida a Lodge at Islip on monday evening. The children of St. Marks sunday school at Islip sent fifty plants to the Hospital for the ruptured and crippled in new York. Donations of edibles were made to St. Pheba a Hospital in Brooklyn. W. A Oppe Rinan and family Havo arrived from Germany. A general news and n0tk9. Colonel d. Smith of Smith town is Home from Florida where he spent Tho Winter. The Rev. Or. Blatz Aud mrs. Blatz of farming Dale arc recovering from an attack of the Crip. Tho Board of education of Flushing sold.$45,-000 Worth of Bonds at 103.30. High degree masons fraternizing. A notable delegation from Brooklyn deceived and entertained by new York. Lodge of perfection. Nearly two Hundred members of Aurora grata Lodge of perfection of this City in charge of the thrice potent grand master Edwin Knowles 33d degree thursday evening were royally welcomed and entertained at scottish rite Hall Twenty ninth Street and Madison Avenue by now York Lodge of perfection. Among those who took part from Brooklyn were illustrious Brothers Wayland Trask 33d Edwin in Fowles. 33d Joseph p. Abel 33d e.33d Alonzo Brymer. George Nicholson Theodore j. P. Felt r. P. Wilson Jacob Jackson Miles h. Larder j. Harry Stubbs George m. Gale Albert King Charles Rivers Edgar Skinner William f. Prunier Avery g. Wheeler. Henry Ede Hobbs Charles g. Bennett Georgo d. Barney m. D. Frank share Charles a. Ball s. Brown. Tufts Mark Mayer. Rafael Navarro Ira Ketzeb am r. A. Holcke Alfred Potter John a. Bennet a. Val Woodruff Charles t. Jung Harry e. Trackenberg Joseph h. Pratt w. A. Jotcham a p. B. Lethbridge t. Henry Holland general s. Shannon f. Donaton Valentine Hami Nann Elias Whitney g. 11. Rowe e. W. Mascord. H. Seavey e. A. Deveau a. B. Martin g. S. Stoddard g. B. Cornell Frank l. Davis Georgo a. Powell. Rev. G. L. Twing Charlea h. Tyson Thomas a. Green w. E. Potter capita Mekel Iray Robert Raphael e. Ii. Dexter u. T. Fackenthall Chandler f. Graves Peter m. Mclaren. Elliott Burris t. Jefferson Stevens e. E. Clapp a. N. Rankin j. D. Acker John s. Denton. 13. Marquand o. K. Buckley f. Yoran Jumes Cockroft e. Stone Dwight Burdge Fred Schroeder Fred Heeg John Cooper a. A. Cantor n. A it a a Josselyn a. 11. Topping Henry ashes John s. Urquhart w. S. Elliott Alonzo Brymer Geerge e. Eldridge f. E. Wrigley Godfrey Vincka. Andrew Peck ii. D. Dumont illustrious brother Isaac Froine t. P. G. M., of the now York Lodge Aud illustrious brother g. T. Alocci amp Nichau welcomed the Brooklyn ites with Able addresses and responses were made by illustrious Brothers Wayland Trask Edwin Knowles general j. H. Warwick and Peter m. Mclaren. The thirteenth degree was conferred and the vocal Musio was rendered by a triple quartet from new York and the Aurora grata quartet of Brooklyn. F. N. Innes played selections of the trombone. At the conclusion of Tho work a tempting banquet was served in Tho banquet Hall downstairs. It was an Early hour next morning when the company separated for their Homes. The following new York 33d do Grec Mason were present James Mcgee Joseph b. Eakin George w. Millar Charlea t. Mcclac Naelyn William j. Lawless Charlea t. Griffiths Thomas Moore Charles h. Heyzer William s. Paterson. William d. Garrison Samuel Jones a. P. Moriarty Georgo ii. Fitzwilson Stephen d. Affleck John f. Collins r. H. Hall 33d, Southern jurisdiction Charles e. Moyer 33d, Philadelphia Georgo Scott Robert Maloy. Sumner wants to get out. Iblis wife a scions Allunas an fart of a plea for de leave judge Ingraham heard argument yesterday upon the application in Hareas Corpus proceedings to release Perrin ii. Sumner who is charged with trying to bribe persons to become witnesses in Tho Astor House suicide inquest. A. 11. Purdy said that these people had no intention of becoming witnesses and no intention of accepting the alleged bribe. Therefore there was no meeting of the mind such As Tho crime of bribery requires. Assistant District attorney Welch opposed the motion. Or. Purdy said that Sumner a wife was now lying at the Point of death. He raid by direction of judge Brady Sumner was placed in his custody pending Tho decision on the contempt proceedings before Coroner Levy. Judge Brady had died without deciding Tho matter. Be temporarily placed in Hia custody again or Roloa aed on email bail but judge Ingraham said that to was powerless to do anything. As the Man was charged with a felony. Or. Purdy said that Sura tiers wife to had been informed could not Livo two hours. Decision reserved. Ua1llxy�?Cutter. A quiet Homo wedding occurred thursday evening at 11 Decatur Street. Miss addio l. Cutter daughter of or. And mrs. P. G. Cutter was then married to George Mailley. The Bride wore a gown of White Silken train and carried a bouquet of Whito roses Aud hyacinths. She was attended by two bridesmaids miss e3tella Harper and miss Mamie Vrooman. Both wore gowns of Cream silk and crepe de Chine and carried bouquets of Pink roses. The Best Man wa3 Webster Mott. A reception followed Tho ceremony Aud a upper was served at i of clock. Or. And mrs. Mailley received Many handsome presents. Thoy Uro spending their honeymoon in Tho South. The first North River Shad. Work of the wheelman the Active outdoor season fairly started. Five Blind Thoi Irston Tho season were caught yesterday morning off Robins reef by Fisher a Nan Wardell of Stapleton s. I. They were Fine looking fellow and were shipped to Fulton Market. Riding has begun on the local thoroughfares and regular Road runs will begin shortly. Schedules of the Kings county boys and the Brooklyn Ramblers. The cycling season of 1801 May be said to begin thid month. Active Riding has started and it will not to very Long before the Park roads and adjacent highways will be crowded with the riders of Tho wheel. The newly elected Road officers of the Kings county wheelman Are Bend ing every Effort to make the coming season a More successful one from a Road standpoint than Tho club has Over had. Tho committee has introduced a new idea m lessening the number of club runs and increasing the rarity. Instead of holding a run every sunday As formerly there will Only be two runs each month and trips will to made to Albany pal Hogne Newburgh and Delaware water Gap the Start will be made on saturday afternoon to allow sufficient time to accomplish Tho Long distances. For Tho Benefit of those who prefer Short rides runs will be made to suburban Points at frequent intervals. The Road officers Are also making endeavours to cultivate and Harbor Tho interest it in Road racing which has always been More or less Strong in the club. For this purpose a series of races will be held in addition to the annual Twenty five mile club Handicap. They will be one three five Ana ten mile contests in each of which the first second and third men will receive prizes and 5, 3 or 1 Point according to position. At Tho end of Tho series there will be presented to the competitor making the greatest total score a suitably engraved Silver cup while the second and third men will receive prizes of proportionate value. It is especially desired that the total mileage of the club for the fiscal year beginning on March 1, should reach 100,000. And in order to accomplish that end the Road officers Are making extra endeavours to have All mileages recorded. The official Road card for april has been issued. Like last rears card it contains a table of distances from the club House to Points frequently visited and a form for recording Tho Miles Ridden on each Day of the month. There Are Only three events scheduled on the Road card for april. A run to Yonkers will be held to Day a run to Compton. N. A. On March 19, and a Moonlight run on Friday evening March 24. The latter will St&rfrat830 of clock. The Road officers of the Brooklyn Ramblers it upon the same idea As those of Tho Kings county wheelman Aud have arranged to hold Ruus on alternate sundays. The schedule has been made out for the coming three Mouths. It in As follows april 5, Conor Island Start at i p. April 10, Staten Island Start at 830. May 3, Englewood n. J., Start at 8 30. May 17, Hempstead Start at 8 30 a. M., May 30, special to be announced later May 31, Compton n. J., Start at 8 a. June 7, Tarry town Start at 8 a. June 21, Lake in Cleis manic run Start at 8 30 a. A june 28, Plainfield Start at 8 30 a. A urge number of Moonlight runs will also be held. They will All Start at 8 of clock and Tho dates and destinations areas follows april 17, Couey Inland april 21, Bensonhurst april 27, Staten Island May 15, Prospect Park mar 19, Coney Island May 22, Bath Beach june 10, Central Park june 18, Coney Island june 19, Prospect Park. The run to Coney Uland to Day is the annual picnic run and the club will be photographed in a group on the Coney Island Boulevard. A valuable Gold medal presented by j. A. Bate will by awarded to the member Riding to greatest number of Miles during Tho season. A mileage bar will also be pc bonded to every member fore Aoh 1,000 Miles Ridden. Albert i. Barkman of president and sex Captain of the Brooklyn bicycle cub. Who has personally superintended the annual decoration Day open Twenty five mile Handicap Road races has proclaimed his desire to have delegates from the different Bic Cle clubs meet and form a committee to manage that affair. This Veyont has grown to such a magnitude under his care that he finds it almost too much for him to handle in addition to his regular work. Many Brooklyn Road Moer arc already in training for the great event Aud if everything goes Well it will be the greatest bicycle race Ever run in America. Last year there were ninety five Mou entered and fifty one finished. There were thirty six prizes and five men broke the record. An Effort is to be made to revive team Road racing Tho old new York and new Jersey team Road racing association brought the different can Broutin full Force on the Days when the annual contests were held but after Tho Kings county wheelman had won Overy race for about four years interest began to lag and the trophy a Beautiful Silver cup was finally awarded to the Yuvi Cibie Brooklyn club. The question of organizing a similar association a a now being agitated Aud it is probable that in a few weeks some definite action will be taken. One suit settled. To frs Jeffly Kraaier Fla however two others pending. Settlement Hab just been made by the defendant against whom a verdict was rendered by jury in the suit brought by Emily Krauter for her right of Dower in the property loft by Tho late or. John Kraut or. Tho Case was tried before chief judge Clement and a jury in the City court last month and a verdict was returned finding the plaintiff to be to wife of thu deceased. Beside the above suit now closed there Are two others pending one for her right in property on Willoughby Street near Lewis Avenue valued at $5,750. And the other for her right in property on Bedford Avenue for which the grantee paid $s,000. These actions Are Down on the Calendar for Tho 86h and will probably be tried a soon As reached thereafter. In addition to the real estate Tho deceased left personal property to the value of $45,000, bequeathed to various parties by his will. Exceptions have been taken to this will and if it is set Asido the plaintiff in the present action a rail be entitled to one third of the property and her Bod to Tho bal Anco of it. The suspended auditor. Cha Arlen l. Perry making a fight for Reint aliment special to the Eagle Washington d. Cd a april 4. Or. Charles l. Perry the suspended auditor of the new York custom House is now in this City lie is Here to make a fight for reinstatement. Or. Perry will Call on Secretary Foster on monday and will give his Side of Tho Story. He expects to be accompanied by vice president Morton Secretary Tracy and sex congressman Wallace. The latter Geu Loman is now in the City. The Treasury department was Only advised officially of or. Perry a suspension this afternoon. The new York mail brought to the desk of assistant secret tary Spaulding who has charge of All customs matters a Bulky document. This was collector Erhard to a report on the Case. A birthday present. Readers of the Eagle May perhaps remember a poem Quot Tho monks of Johann Borg a by Henry Faust a translation from the German. In the Pooi to worthy Abbot on inviting the monks to Pray was scandalized to find that every one had forgotten his breviary but when a Bottlo of wine was to to opened Aud a Corkscrew was wanting every Friar produced the necessary implement. Friday was or. Faustus birthday and Bright and Early amp package was left at hib House which non opened was found to be a representation in Oil colors of the events of the poem alluded to painted by or. Faust a accomplished daughter mrs. W. R. Jones. The picture is excellent in design and execution is about 2 feet 0 inches by 2 feet and a amps a handsome Gilt Frame. Thirteen figures Aro depicted and mrs. Jones has playfully painted in her Fathor As one of Tho monks. Hiss 1uwkins�?t birthday party. A pleasant Surprise party was tendered to miss Flossie Hawkins by her Many Friona in Honor other 16th birthday on wednesday evening. John Hawkins and miss May Davison Sang. The Happy Little hostess was Tho recipient of Many handsome and useful present. Some of those present were or. And mrs. Joseph h. Davison mias Nellie Callahan John s. Hawkins Mibb Grace body Daniel Davison Percival Roberts George body Edward Hawkins him Lucy body Leo Davison miss Maggie Wright Milton Roberts Mibb May Davison mias Madge Hawkins miss Mamie Hawkins miss Lillie Pitt my Kab Tillio Hawkins Harry Smith Benjamin Sherwood and miss Nellie Smith. The Mystic shrink. Mecca Temple conferred the order of the Mystic shrine on thirty seven candidates on tuesday evening last at scottish rite Hall now York Ami gave a ladies reception on Friday night when a Short Chiuso play by native performers was Given. There were six candidates who received the shrine degree on tuesday evening at the regular session of Kismet Temple. Aro you going nyc St Puriba a tickets via the great four track Neir York Central Quot american greatest advantages reliable Scrico splendid equipment grand Soe Nerur. Five trains to Chicago four to Cincinnati three to St. Louis Overy nay in Tho year from grand contral. He holds the indoor jumping record. Alvar Nickerson. Sketch of Abrah Mckernon Brooklyn Champion High jumper. The famous indoor High jumping record of a. Byrd Page of the University of Pennsylvania has been eclipsed by a Brooklyn Amateur. Sinco december 10,1887, hundreds of athletes throughout the United states Hare essayed to Clear Tho bar in indoor at six feet but with one exception they have hopelessly failed. The record of Tho College High jumper was supposed Tobo Tho greatest height that would Ever be cleared in indoor Competition. The Best judges of athletes nil proclaimed at the time that Tho world would never see a jumper that could equal Page and the history of his life has been a Oft repeated tale in Amateur athletic sport. Page in Early childhood is said to have been a cripple and according to doctors orders when he became Strong enough he took to outdoor of Ercilio and especially to High jumping in order to strengthen his lower lir Abb. How he built up a Strong Constitution and the stories of his Assiclu-ou3 practice at Hia favorite pastime Are Well known. That a Brooklyn athlete should be the first to outdo pages great perform Auto is appropriate As this City at the present Day can Lay claim to having a quartet of the debt High jumpers in Tho country in Nickerson Hallock Pritchard and Stokum. The present Holder of the worlds indoor record in High jumping is Alyah Nickerson the popular athlete of this City. He is 21 years of age and Strauda 0 feet 1% inches in height and when in condition weighs about 100 pounds. The first athletic games in which Nickerson competed were those held under the auspices of the Nautilus boat club on february 21, 1888. At this time he was a Mere Novice in Tho Art of High jumping yet he gained third prize against a number of the leading men in that event. He cleared Tho bar at 5 feet 5 inches. In the fall of the same year he competed in the games Given under the auspices of Yale College at new Haven and Defeated the Best athlete that a number of Tho College could turn out Aud also the crack High jumpers of All the Large organizations of new York. On october 11, 1889, to won the High jumping contest in the games of the Orange athletic club and seven Days later Wai fourth in the championship contests which were held at travers Islan 1. Nickerson cleared 5 feet 7 inches but was Defeated by Pritchard Hallock and Ford. On february 22. 1889, he also won the High jumping contest in the games of the naut Lifs boat club. During the season of 1800 Nickerson gradually improved in his form and style of jumping Andy careful study and patient practice succeeded in increasing his record. On february 14, 1890, he was placed on scratch at the games of the forty seventh regiment in this City. There was a Large Field of competitors and in order to win Nickerson had to endure a Long and continued struggle. He finally map turd Tho prize by Clearing 5 feet 8 Suchos. Tho next event in which he competed was in the games of the new York athletic club of october 1, which he won by jumping 5 feet 9 inches. On of Tobor 11 the championship contests took place at Washington and in these he comp Tod under Tho colors of Tho new York athletic club. Tho other contestants Wero Pritchard the Amateur Champion High jumper at that time Morse and Long the crack Eastern athletes who were counted of by their Boston friends to capture first and second places iia look the powerful Little All round athlete who wore Trio Cherry Diamond Emblem. Pritchard won the contest by jumping 5 feet 10 inches and it was allowed that a much greater height would have Boon Cloard but for the poor condition of the take off. Hallock gained second place. The indoor games of the season of 1890 then commenced and Nickerson trained hard to get in Good condition. In the eighth regiment won first prize by Clearing 6 feet 11 inches and repeated the performance at the Twenty third regiment games in this City on november 20. The handicapper then began to pile on the agony and the Brooklyn jumper was snowed under by a crowd of second rate men who could not Clear any better than 5 feet 4 or 5 inches. In the Staten Island athletic club games on november 29 to jumped 5 feet 0% inches but ouly gained third prize. In the Varuna boat club games to cleaved Tho bar at 5 feet 10 4 inches and won another third prize. On december 29 he won first prize in Tho ninth regime it game by Clearing 5 feet 9>4 inches and captured first modal at the Prospect harriers games on december 31 by jumping 5 feat 9 4 inches. At the games of the seventy first regiment of new York Nickerson jumped 5 feet la a inches which at that time was considered phenomenal. It was not until saturday week that Nickerson was Able to accomplish a foam that has been Tho shining goal of All the Amateur High jumpers and that was to equal pages record. Nickerson succeeded in accomplishing this at Tho games of Harvard Kolloge. The collegians turned out in Force and it was distinctly understood than a attempt would to Mado by fearing to lower pages record. Fearing cleared 5 feet 11 inches As did also Nickerson Haywood and Green. Tho bar was then placed at 0 feet m Inch and the three famous jumpers then braced themselves to Clear this height. Ail failed on Tho first trial. In Tho second attempt Nickerson cleared the bar touching it As he went Over but not enough to dislodge it. Nickerson a Ocyle is very Graceful. To jumps without Auy Effort Aud seam Toffy Over the bar. They went to bed. Now pull on the Soulls 9pp0sed to ex-s25atoe Ulasik. San Francisco Cal april 4. Tho chinese merchant of this City at a mooting agreed to Forward a petition to the chinese minister at Washington protesting in Tho name of the chinese residents of California against the appointment of sex senator Biair As minister to China and request lug the chinese Ministerio bring the matter to the attention of the president of the United states. The cd Iussa merchants state that senator Blair has shown antagonism toward their race and that their protest is made on that account. Thoy Declaro that 8onator Blair will not to received As United states minis tur by Tho chinese government. The Xuy amp Dzu of Weltcheff. Sofia april 4. In and interview to Day Prince Ferdinaud said he did not expect that any serious Cou sequences would follow the murder of minister beit Cheff but he was prepared for further attempts on the lives of himself and Premier Sto Buloff. Bulgaria would not be provoked into any rash action through Tho recent outrage which simply imposed the duty of discovering and punishing the assassins. _ _ police and a a Fiorit. Dublin april 4. A a party of a Rasoi fighters a a says a dispatch from Eunis county Caare last night attacked the House occupied by Michael Fitzgerald near that town. Tho police however surprised the Moon lighters and fired upon them. Tho result was that one of Tho a Moon lighters was shot and fatally wounded while All of the a Moonlight party were the season of aquatic sport begins to Day Tho policemen Ivelio have Boon boy a coning Overton it ii quite probable that the Boycott of Overton of the first precinct is at an cud. Friday night at 12 of Clook when Over toil a Section returned from duty All those assigned to Overton s room who were to bicep in Tho station House a inn Kerr Mackey and Fitzpatrick went to bed without hesitation. Commissioner Hayden is very much pleased at the Good sense shown by the men and their apparent willingness to do what in right. If Thoy had not obeyed Captain Camobell a order Friday night Thoy would Havo been suspended by commissioner Hayden next morning. As trial for them would Havo been a week from tuesday they would have had to staud a loss for ten Days pay in addition to the penalty then imposed. All Tho Amateur oarsmen May be seen on surrounding Waters a what the various clubs Are going to do during the summer. During Tho past week Thoro has Boon signs of activity in and around Tho boat houses on Tho balt urge Shore. The Large float stages which have been lying on Tho Beach All Tho Winter have been thoroughly overhauled and after receiving the ubi Ial Coats of tar they Are now ready to be placed in position for Tho season. If Tho weather permits to Day will witness Largo numbers of the oarsmen afloat in gigs Neils and barges enjoying their first practice spin. The season will be a most Active one in aquatic sports As great interest has already been manifested among the oarsmen and arrangements have already Boon concluded for a number of interesting events. The Brooklyn clubs will chose their Strong eat and Best oarsmen to represent them in Tho Early Spring regattas. The most interesting event of the Early rowing Aea son is Tho regatta of Tho Passaic River rowing association to to hold on decoration Day. It is to this event that the oarsmen flock in great numbers and the races have always proved interesting in Tho extreme. Tho contests Promise to prove of unusual interest this year As All the Best oarsmen of this City Harlem Boston Philadelphia and elsewhere will compote. Tho Brooklyn contingent will be made up of Crews from the Yanina Nautilus sea Wachaka Ravenswood and probably Tho Crescent clubs. In Many instances new boats have been purchased during the Winter and the Brooklyn crows will Start in Tho races equipped equal to Auy in Tho country. Tho Yamuna boat club has purchased a Largo Stook of new boats and will turn out a larger number of oarsmen than any other organization in this Vicinity. That Captain Tigho has been wide awake during the Winter Mouths is apparent when it is known that been making extensive plans for Tho rowing men. Tho Ono thing that a Brooklyn oarsman has had to contend with is the Lack of a proper course of pro Ticino with shells. That Bay Ridge Shore is not adapted for training has become apparent and although the Brooklyn oarsmen have outstripped the smooth water crows in Many a aquatic struggle it was Only extra hard work and Groat physical strength that brought them across Tho line winners in Many Large events. Captain Tighe thinks to has at last succeeded in solving Tho question of practising for races Aud has already made arrangements for the location of a training House at Sheepshead Bay where smooth water can be obtained at All times. A Ono Story Structure will to erected at a Point convenient to the Railroad depot and in Lesa than a month the Crews of the club will to working hard for the decoration Day races. Tho location of the boat Houie will be at a Point just at the Mouth of Coney Island Creek where it flows into Sheepshead Bay. A course of about Ono and one half Miles can be obtained but it is not a Straightaway and could not be used for racing purposes on account of a strip of land which juts out making it impossible to Lay out a straight course. Tho place will however be amp Model Ono for training Crews and if the Varuna a colors Are not Jarriod across Tho finish line ahead in a Largo number of events this season it will not to because Thoy have not the facilities for training. Heretofore Brooklyn oarsmen have been compelled to journey daily to Harlem or Passaic in order to obtain Good water on which to train for races. Tho Offe ots of rowing at Harlem and Passaic Havo always been Felt by the Brooklyn men. And oftentimes within a week of the races Tho Crew would to taken with a slight attack of malaria which would incapacitate them for a hard struggle. The course at Sheepshead Bay. Beside being smooth at All times is open to the sea breezes and Tho Salt air Aud surroundings Combine to make it an Ideal training course. It will Only to a question of a few years when every Ono of Tho local boat clubs will to compelled to relinquish the places Thoy now hold and the March of Commerce will drive them All below fort Hamilton to next available location is sheep head Bay and it is Probach that in less than five years every one of Tho Brooklyn club will Havo their houses on Tho shores of either Coney Island facing Sheepshead or on the Mainland facing the Ocean. The club Fleet of Tho Yamuna boat club will be greatly increased within a week or two when the builders who Havo been fortunate enough to receive orders for Choice racing Craft will deliver Tho boats. Blake of Boston u overhauling a Ruddick double Shell which Captain Tighe purchased when at Yor Coster. The club also four cared Shell from Waters of Troy. The new Shell is of the latest design measuring 41 feet in length Aud having 19 inched beam with the carrying Linos Well Forward and aft of the cockpit. Kernst now Patent swivel warlocks will be fitted to Tho boat and she will be rigged with Fine French steel outriggers. She will be one of the lightest and so of text that has Ever been turned out by Waters and promises in every was to is a Model i acing Craft. A four cared racing Barge is being built for the club by Blake of Boston. The Craft will be of the working boat class and will to designed and built of the lightest material. She will be rigged with sliding seats and Davis Patent warlocks. The carrying capacity of the boat will to Only five p3rsons and her lines will to formed for Swift rowing. Tho boat will be named Tho John Courtney As sheriff Courtney who has been for some time a prominent member of the club and one that has always been greatly interested in seeing the club colors brought to the front by its plucky Young oarsmen Lias presented the Craft to the club. A now eight cared Barge will be ordered in a few Days and Captain Tighe is hustling around to get a boat builder who will Turu out a fast rough water Barge in a Short time. The Nautilus boys have already begun to Procaro for the season and a new four cared Shell has been Milt by Waters of Troy for their use. Ftp Tail Waring is very sanguine of the Success of the club in racing this season and expresses Confidence in Tho ability of the. Young athletes to win Back Tho prestige which thib organization held a few years ago. A Junior four cared Crow will be formed in about a week and from present indication a very a Trong team will to got together. Arthur Prentiss Tho powerful All round athlete and Tho stroke of the Junior Crew of 1889, which gave Tho Fant Varuna Junior Crew such a close race for the Eanolf. Cup will occupy the stroke seat. Joseph Phillips a tall and Strong Young Junior oarsman will Row in seat no. 3, Aud will Carndley who also rowed in a Junior four cared Crew will Row in no. 2 heat. The Bow Man has not been Choson a yet but there Are a number of experienced men in the club who have never competed in a race and who can be called upon to steer the Sholl. A four cared gig Crew will Alao be formed and the Mot powerful men in the club will probably handle the oar. Don 8. Voorhees the powerful senior Oiin Mian will probably stroke Tho Crew and along with such Strong rowers As Gus Hillman will Holden and Rudy Hillman a Crew could be formed equal physically to any in this Vicinity. Tho club during the Pait few months has increased in membership and some of the new clubman Are Strong in athletics. It is probable that Early in the a Eaton a Junior four cared Shell Crew will be formed to compete in Tho Early Spring regattas. The members of the Ravenswood boat club Aro As Busy As they can to just now. The Largo Fleet of Craft belonging to the club is being overhauled and repaired and to Day a Large number of the members will take the first Row of the season. The club has decided to add to its feet a new four cared Barge a double gig two single gigs and one or two pair cared gigs. Tho club Lias the reputation of being an Early starter and before the Frost is out of Tho ground Many of to preliminary arrangements for the rowing season arc decided on. Two Crews have already been formed and Captain Burden has placed to coaching of the men under the guidance of Adolph Bushman Tho famous double Shell oarsman. The club will enter a four Zarod gig Crew or a four cared senior Sholl Crew in the decoration Day regatta on the Passaic Aud Musliman Aud liar key will probably enter in Tho double Shell event. The Inteso rivalry which has existed Between the Varuna and Ravenswood boat clubs in the senior Shell event will be continued this season. Ever since Amy Platt Tho crack double Shell oarsman resigned from the Ravenswood there has been a feeling Akin to War Between the doubles of both clubs. The vaginas Defeated the Ravenswood in the Middle states regatta and again at Tho National last year but Bushman and Sharkey a Are confident that they will defeat Platt Aud froth this season. # Tho sea Wachaka boat club it is said will again be in the front rank in rowing circles. Captain John Banken during the Many years to has been connected with Tho sport has earned the title of a Hustler Aud to promises this season to outdo All his former attempts in thib line. The club has increased greatly in membership during the past six months and Tho club House on Bedford Avenue is crowded every a cuing with Strong Young athletes and members who Promise to take an interest in rowing this season. A training House has Beau procured and will to located at a advantageous position on Newtown Crook where Trio crows which the club has turned out in recent years have trained. The course is not Tho Best in Tho world but the Creek affords a stretch of smooth water of about half a mile in length on which a Good spurt can Beotta ipod. A Junior four cared Shell Crew will be formed Early in the Spring and it is said that their incentive is the Eagle cup which is now held by the Varuna boat club. The first valuable trophy which was presented by the Brooklyn Eagle to Tho Long Island rowing association was won Throe times by the sea Wachaka Crew and became Tho property or Tho club. Its Junior Crew was Defeated last season in Tho race for the new Eagle cup and it is said that a great Effort will be made to wrest the plate from Tho Van Mas. Dame Rumor has also circulated the report that Tho old Tima Champion four cared Shell Crew of Tho sea Wanchak amps will to got together again and the Raon will go into Active training for All Tho important regattas of Tho season. The members of the Crew Are Adolph Ravo Tho fast senior sculler John Fogarty Tho old Lime Champion pair cared rower Bob Pelton the old time Champion and Junior sculler and a. Ross Tho powerful Stroko of Tho Crew. The club has a Large Fleet of Rao inc and pleasure Craft and it is Nob Likely that any additional boats will be purchased during Tho Early Spring. After the Many struggle for aquatic supremacy Havo been decided on decoration Day the Crews of the Brooklyn boat clubs will remain in training for the Ilar Lom regatta which will to rowed on the old course from Gates lumber Dock to my combos dam Bridge this year. Tho Date has been changed and instead of decoration Day the races will be decided on june 13. The next event which will engage the attention of the ours Raen will be the regatta of the Middle states association which will probably be held on july 4 on Tho old National course at Passaic. Tho regatta of the National association of Amateur oarsmen will to held this season on the Potomac River near Washington. This is in reality Tho rowing event of Tho rear and All previous regatta Are Only preliminaries to the great struggle for championship honors. In Theao events the local oarsmen Aro brought into direct Competition with Tho Best rowers of the East with its Conter of rowing on the Charles River at Bast a the West with its Center of rowing on Pullman Lake at Chicago and the canadians who haunt the Waters around Toronto Bay. That Tho Brooklyn oarsmen will make a creditable showing in the National races there in no doubt and it is probable that two or three championship emblems will be captured by Tho boat clubs of this City. Old Point comforts season. Mac drily Kon Edcil out by College visitor. European play houses. Special to the Eagle old Point Comfort Van a april 4. There Havo been 120 Collego men at the Hygeia during easter week. Collage colors have floated higher than the big Flag Over fortress Mouroe fraternity pins Havo found now owners for the while in very Sweet Aud vory Happy Maidens and old Point has Boon generally speaking wildly hilarious. Seventy Yale men were the first on hand. They came Down aboard the old Dominion Steamer c to of Atlanta and took Possession of to big hotel with very Little ceremony. Twenty one of them slept in cots in Tho great banquet Nail but they did no to seem to mind that and made All Tho More noise. Thirty Throe Wero members of the College Baum a and glee clubs Tho rest saturday evening they tendered a complimentary concert to Tho guests and finished their music in time to do Justice to a vory pretty Ball. Tho officer a club at Tho fort entertained them during the remainder of the night at a lurid Ever memorable a Stag sunday was a Beautiful Eastern an Ideal Day Ami the Long procession of people on the Esplanade seemed Mado up mainly of Yale men with pretty companions. They swarmed Over Tho fori found out Tho Coz Iest rot Roats in Tho live Oak Grovo and Down Tho Beach and altogether had a most delightful Day of it. In the afternoon Many of them visited general Armstrong s coloured and Indian school at Hampton. In the evening All hands joined in a serenade on the Beach. Tho Moon Oare us across thu Bay j use. In time to make the night a perfect one for serenading purposes. The upper piazzas were crowded with Maidens who threw roses to the singers and encoded every glee. Tuesday the clubs went away but the a a heeler so did no to. Lioy declared in favor of old Point Anthe girls resolved to a a Heel no More. That afternoon fifty Hopkins men came along and gave another concert. Princeton Harvard and Columbia sent about a dozen men each to the Impromptu Congress of fun and the presence of All gave old Point such a Lively excitement As it has rarely Hau before. The week figured Well As that mystical indefinable something commonly known As a tin height of Tho people from resorts further South homeward bound invariably make a nto Piug place of old Point. Then too the ending of Lent the prevalence of Damp weather in the North and the general Spring delightful Ness for which old Point is noted As no other place is All Combine to make these present Days both Gay and interesting. There have been Many prominent arrivals. Mrs. John Sherwood has been the guest of mrs. Congressman Walker. Monday mrs. Sherwood read her paper on a to a delighted Little audience and netted quite a sum for the Little Post Chapel. Mrs. Sherwood held a miniature court while Here and brightened the week considerably. Sex senator and mrs. T. 0. Platt a f. Kamze a a senator w. Ii. Crane congressman Walker and George c. Drexel Are other prominent arrivals. Among Tho Brooklyn people registered during the week have Beau or. Floyd Jones de Forest Grant org. N. Talbot. Fritz Talbot a. Osborne. Mias Lilian Osboran or. A. Ii. Aben Drath or. Aud mrs. David Barnett e. Bergen miss Swenn mrs. L. E. Barron or. And mrs. Clifton Hunt or. And mrs. W. B. Nichols s. Ii. Bacon or. And mrs. Gulig amp a miss Gilligan mrs. Robinson or. And mrs. Yvo. B. Leonard or. And mrs. Camden 0. Dike or. And mrs. W. I. Dick miss Hastings. Or. And mrs. I. A. Big Lett c. August Haviland Roo age Browner or. Aud mrs. D. F. Mccabe mrs. Mary Mccabe or. And mrs. Christopher Swazay. Waltar Brewster j. U. Hurchman and g. H. Tidden among Tho people returned to Tho North during the week none Havo been More sincerely missed than Congress Man Felix Campbell and family and mrs and miss Tenney of Brooklyn. Baker and bartender. Traoy make an unprofitable in the Saloon Susin Cne. John Rothenbach a Baker and Carl Dietz a bartender engaged in partnership about three Mouths ago Aud opened a stylish Saloon at 804 Broadway known As Tho wine room. Roth Taibach furnished Tho capital and Dietz ids services a a equivalent. Each was at Liberty to draw from Tho earnings of the business $50 a Mouth for ids maintenance. The business however does not appear to Hare prospered and when to Cash on hand at the end of Tho month was und Crilow Dietz found himself abort while Rothenbach being the owner of the fund could take care of himself. At last they dissolved partnership without a dividend and Rothenbach having since collected some debts of Tho firm Aud failed to let Dietz Havo his share Tho latter applied to judge Goetting for a warrant on Tho charge of Petit Lareey. Trio warrant was refused but Rothenbach received a notice to a Pear Boroc Tho Justice yesterday and exo Laiu Maurera. Iio appeared and on the suggestion paid Over half Tho amount of capital on hand at Tho dissolution about 537�?to Dietz. As to the other indebted Nch a a about $10�?Dietz was told that lie would Havo to bring a civil suit another victim of the Sands Street Fiuk. Robert g. King of 1,407 Fulton Street died at his residence last tuesday evening of consumption after in illness of about one year. Or. Klug was one of the occupants of Tho House it 129 8and� Street which was buried ii Orat week ago and in which conflagration several persons lost their lives. Or. Kling was then confined to his bed and was carried from the burning building to the Street by moans of the fire escape by his Mother Aud brother. Since then his condition has steadily grown worse the exposure on thu night of the fire proving fatal. Or. Klug wan very highly respected by a Large Circle of friends lie was a member of Dirigo Lodge no. 30, f. And a. A new York. Tho funeral occurred wednesday evening. Tho Nia Bonic burial service was conducted by worshipful master Aaron Morris of Dirigo Lodge assisted by a number of members of that Lodge. A the Henrietta very favourably commented on. Sir Walter Scott a Quot har Mioux set to music to make its appearance at the Glasgow theater Royal the Duke of Edinburgh to sex. Hibit fits Talent As a violinist. London april 4. If Quot Tho Henrietta Quot which was first produced at the Avenue theater last saturday night fails to have a prosperous run it wifi not be Tho fault of the newspaper press of thu City Tho nows paper Havo shown a unusual unanimity in Tho Eulogy bestowed upon the piece mentioned and describe it As the most novel and Brilliant play on to boards of the London Heaters boing a production in which the play was better than the players. Bronson Howard however dissents from this statement and says that he is Quito pleased and satisfied with the manner in which his comedy is presented. The prosperous state of affairs foreshadowed by the Advance sales already Madd at the booking office has induced manager Leo to announce that a series of Quot the Henrietta Quot Mati a need will to Given at Tho Avenue commencing from next wok. There is Little else of interest to record. Tho easter novelties Are in the main revivals of old play. The recent ventures in new Fields with Tho exception of a the idler Quot at Tho St. James theater have not been of an encouraging nature. The Ibsen Over has not abated and strange to Bay seems largely to affect the fair sex. Rose Mollor announces a a erics of matinees in May at which a Tho lady of Tho sea Quot will be presented. Or. Hubert Herkomer the distinguished associate of the Royal Academy and founder of the school of Art at Bushey. In Ort is engaged in experiments with thu View of producing a real Rainbow at i theater which is a part of the school of Art. Or. Aug fitus Harris a ayn that the coming opera season in London will to to a biggest thing Quot be Ever accomplished. To estimates that the expend so of Tho season will be Between $350,000 and$400,000. Sir Frederick Leighton Tho Painter and a grand party of artist and musicians to Day celebrated the coming Academy exhibition. Joseph. Joachim the hungarian violinist Charles hello the pianist and other musicians enlivened the occasion by their pre Sonco and by exhibitions of their artistic skill. Sir Walter Scott a poem a Marmion a Sot to music by or. Alexander Cam Koil Mackenzie Tho musician who first became known by he composition of his now celebrated opera a Colo Rabat based upon men Mech a celebrated Story is announced for production at Tho Glasgow Thoa Ter Royal on wednesday next for Tho. First Timo on any Sta Gro. Mme. Petersen the pianist wife of professor Petersen of Baltimore md., had Tho Honor of performing before the Empress Frederick of Germany at Buckingham Palace last night. Mme. Petersen has engagements in London and on the continent during the whole of Tho present season. Tho Duke of Edinburgh the second son of Queen Victoria is announced to Havo Tho intention of delighting audiences with his violin at several concerts which Havo Boon arranged in the Canso of Charity notably at a concert which has Boen organized in order to raise a fund for the Relief of Tho widows of the Cornish fishermen who lost their lives during the recent blizzard. Miss Sibyl Sanderson Tho american Prima Donna has brought suit against a London newspaper for having associated her Namo with the death of Prince Bat Louin Nephew of King Leopold and heir to to kingdom whose sudden death on january 23 was alleged to Havo Beon in some manner connected with an intrigue amp report which was subsequently denied. Bir Arthur Sullivan has been to Berlin in order to supervise the final arrangements made for the production of tvanhoe1 in that City. Tho appointment of a now director for Tho Paris opera House lies Between my. Gailyard and Perol. It is believed that m. Of amp Rel who comes from the Odeon theater is Tho Man who will be nominated. Should this to the Case it is understood that he has Tipu lated to adequately mount Wagner a Quot Lohengrin at Tho opera House the government on Tho other baud undertaking to pro Servo order in the event of disorder upon Tho part of chauvinists or Othor malcontents. The Paris opera com Iquo has accepted a new work Tho music of which is by Bruneau and Tho libretto by Gallet founded upon Emil Zola s a a la it is rumoured in Berlin that Tho oin poor has consented to Tho professional visit to England of my amp Delera the Prima Bullerin of the Berlin opera Iio Ubo a woman who earns a larger a Alary than Tho Prima Donar. The Rumor adds that mile. Delera will make her appearance in London during the coming season South Brooklyn athletes. User Cinfel of s in Oier a Library association a b5i� such cts St. Peter a Library association held an athletic entertainment and reception on Friday evening. The gymnasium of the organization on Tarrou Street was Erow Dod Early in Tho evening with pretty Young women who had assembled to witness the feats of strength Aud a kill. Many member of the gymnasium were present to take part in the athletic programme which had been arranged by the director of athletics. The Evoli Inge entertainment began with a class Drill in which More than Twenty Alvo Strong Young athletes participated. A exhibition of work of the Chest incl uses was then Given Aud about Twenty members under Tho leadership of William Merrick the director of the gymnasium showed their Mastery. Tho members of the gymnasium who took part in Tho athletic programme were John Kenney Frank Kenney Edward Murphy William Lawlor m. A. Miller John Lawlor Frank e. Dormody t. Slattery j. Medlar j. Dunn. Hurry g. Livingston Robert Young Paul Kenney and other a. An exhibition of class work with the Ludo an clubs was Given which was followed by a Drill in which the Strong Young athletes handled the Iron dumbbells Well. An exhibition of club swinging was then Given by Charley e. Beiger the Champion of the Varuna boat club. He Haud cd Tho Light Indian Lubain a Graceful manner. An exhibition of to flying rings was Given by Marcus Donn amp by the All round athlete and oarsman of the Varuna bout club. Domally won Well Deal Rod applause. The feature of Trio evening was a wrestling match Between William Morrick Tho director of athletics and Wiiliam Lawlor a member of the gymnasium. The Way Trio two Strong athletes grappled with Encl other and tried the Many holds known to Tho wrestling fraternity was % a igbo to behold. Thoro was a rapid succession of Nelson hold neck hold.�, looks and grips of Many different qty Ion. Merrick was the stronger Aud in eight inmates a be oseted in placing Lawlor a two shoulders on the mat. An interesting exhibition of High jumping was Given by k. Baird the crack High jumper of Tho Yamuna boat club and w. Dains of Tho Manhattan athletic club. Dains succeeded in Clearing five feet seven inches. This concluded Toto first part of the prot Arneti. And during Tho remainder of Tho evening Trio sound of merry Fausio could to Hoard throughout the building. Dancing was begun and in every part of the building from the Library to the school floor Little groups of dancer made merry. Among those who enjoyed the dancing Wero ii. Dormody miss Spellman j. P. Norton miss Madigan w. Lawlor miss Gallagher j. E. Ward miss Franklin Edward Murphy miss Katie Murphy f. Corbett mis Ida Dupion j. S. Medlar miss m. Forbes. Muur miss Katie Daly t. L Arran miss Bella Burns. T. Slattery. Miss care Mirts Mulvane miss Bella Dunn f. Gallagher min of Connor Harry g. Living a ton mis j. Mellar Edward Murphy Misa Ahern Robert Young Bertha Aberle j. Bums miss Lizzie taken f. Keenan miss aggie Lyons f. Davis miss f. Of Connor j. A a Mclnerney miss j. Flynn or. And mrs. Thomas Mcgrath Georgo Scott Misa May Dugan married on Otto Bays acquaintance. Adam Llamas known As Tho Quot King of Tho dump,1�?t was taken before Justice getting yesterday on to charge of abducting from her Homo Lizzie Strauss the 15 year old daughter of Robu Strauss of 170 Moore Street he already reported married Lizzie. The prisoner pleaded not guilty and was held for examination. Adam said Quot i meant Well by the girl i married her i was acquainted with her Only two Days i saw her Homo Lato one night and her nother threatened to beat her and to save her i my Briod ;