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Reno Evening Gazette (Newspaper) - November 12, 1890, Reno, Nevada the HMO dazette Has the best Eastern and Coaet Telegraph Rppoit San IranciBCo'and Salt Lake. VOL. XXX. A took at (to Ctaette convince anyone of- its superior excellence as a newspaper. The Bulls and Bears Continue to Tear. MUCH BETTER FEEUM MISTS RENO, WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER And a General Advance Along the Line. All The Banks in New York Protected. to be 1 lie Htock Marker. By Asvxiated Press. 1 NK.V YoitK, Nov. stock market opened excitedly, but higher for the general list. Interest seeuia to be centered iu Vilhmls arid on tremen- dous salea of Northern Pacific. North American advanced two points ove last night's clotting. At A. M. tho general lie showed gainH over hiHt night of from one to three points. The'market con tinue.s active und excited, but the up- ward tendency remains. North Pa- cific common, preferred, 59 North American, 18, When the gong sounded for opening business this morning on the stock exchange there was a yell and a rush, and pandemonium reigned. The gal- leries were crowded to their utmost capacity by a class which only visits the street 'm time of great excitement. Richly attired ladies pushed forward for a sight of the struggling brokers, and the most casual observer could see that it was a time of unwonted ex- citement. The market opened stronger than might have been expected and there was an evidently hopeful view of the situation, despite the fact that the early London advices, were not very favorable. Tho trading so far has been simply enormous, especially Villards and St. Paul. Several thou- sand shares have been sold under the rule, completing the sales begun yes- terday.. These are all in Villarde and St. Paul and are believed to be for the account of Decker, Howell Co. The general market declined slightly from the opening, with a two per cent drop in Burlington. The Villards, however, aro strong. It looks now as if the conditions are favorable to a de- cided improvement. The clearing house Bub-committee appointed to issue certificates to tho hanks meet at 11 to issue- certificates to such as re quire them. However, there will b no announcement as to what bank lire in trouble. In view of the fact that London i regarded as the main factor of the eit uation, it may be important to knov that bullion is being shipped from many financial centers to that point Half a million in silver bars go for- ward to-day on the steamer Saale, and cable advices state that Kussia sent two million francs in gold and will send two million additional. Early buyers were very urgent this morning, resulting in further gains of from to 1, in which Western Union, Burlington, Union Pacific and some of .the special ties were conspicuous. Villard's and especially Northern Pa- cific were conspicuously active and strong, common rising one point and preferred two points, touching and 59 respectively. The general list, however, soon yielded to the pressure and influenced further salea, under the rule, of Northern Pacific, North American, St. Paul and a few others for the account of Decker, Howell Co., the downward movement being more pronounced toward the close of an hour, and Burlington dropped 3, Northwestern while Villard's lost all advantage and North American re- tired 1. Fluctuations among the specialties and low-priced stocks wore extremely wide and irregular, while tho eutire market was feverish in the extreme throughout the hour. Later the Villards again showed strength, and the list followed. The market at 11 o'clock was very active, firm and strong, but generally at something under first prices, though better than those of last night. At the Villards .continue Btrong at the highest figures of the Pacific common, 20Hi; preferred, North Aineri- can, 20. A reporter interviewed President F. D. Tappen of the Gallatin National Bunk and u member of the clearing house committee. Mr. Tappen says: "Our committee is now in session signing certificates, but the indications tire that the issue will be small, prob- ably not more than tlvo millions, against twenty 1SS4. There is nothing iu the situation so for as it affects the associated batiks, and there is not the slightest reason to anticipate any disturbance in the finances of this center. Oar action yesterday in de- ciding to issue certificates waa merely precautionary. We did not anticipate any disaster, but believed it the part of wisdom to forestall rather than have to meet it. We are entirely satisfied that the situation -will improve." A. circular was issued I last night to the stockholders of North American railroad to meet this morning to discuss the situation, and the meeting is now in session. There are rumors of a formation of a German syndicate to protect tho Villard stocks. The Bank of North America-was a creditor at the clearing house to-day and an official states that they are again in good shape. A meeting o the Directors is now in session. stock market developed new strength after ll" o'clock, and while money is loaning at one-eighth uud interest, prices rose materially. The extreme feverisbness of the first hour still continued, but a better tone waa noticed all over the list. Another advance in the latter portion of the hour sent North American to 20% and Northern Pacific to 21 and pre- ferred to 62, although these prices did not hold long. Among the usually active stocks there was less anima- tion, but the improvement for the-hour exceeded one per cent, in many cases, St. Paul, Atchison, Burlington and some of the inactive specialties being the most conspicuous. Trusts were comparatively quiet. At noon the market was active, strong and gener- ally at the best prices of the morning. The decision of the New York clear- ing-house to issue certificates to be used in the settlement of balances, allayed the apprehensions of a bank panic and in that respect had a bene- ficial effect in helping a recovery. Receivers White and Slocum of the sugar trust have taken possesson of all property and effects of the trust ind have established their headquar- ters at 117 Wall Street. The meeting of the North American Railroad Company is over and the Utement is authorized that the com- pany had but few creditors. These re strong financially and they agreed to see the company through, and that the assets of the company are wholly intact. C. Walcott Co. of 32 Pine street have just announced their suspension on the stock ex- change. The house waa generally con- sidered solid. It is not believed tho failure will have any effect on the market. The failure created a little surprise. The house was a good one and had but a small interest in the market. It failed under the rule, for its ac- counts aggregated lesa than shares, distributed among all active specialties. Walcott refuses to mak a statement. P. market, under th influence of sales under the rule ha somewhat declined from the bes prices. PiiiLAUKU'iiiA, Nov. the stock market opened this morning al speculators' stock in sympathy with the upward tendency in the New York market advanced rapidly with but little excitement. The suspended brokerage firm of >farr Friend wil resume business to-morrow, LONDON, Nov. 12. the Stock Exchange at to-day pricos for consols for both money and account, compared with yesterday's closing prices, showed an advance. At the market was quieter. American securities had fallen three- eighths, but the other 'securities are firmer. At o'clock the market wasttill weaker. It is rumored a financial house is in trouble. At the close prices as compared with showed a decline of three- eighths for consols for money and ac- counts in American securities. Illi- nois Central waa quoted at an advance of one-half and closed steady. 1890. NO. 37. The German Emperor Promises Reforms. R. R, TICKETS SOLD BY SCALPERS Held to be Good by the Min- nesota Supreme Court. The Baseball Players Have a Lengthy Session. To Relieve the Bankera. By Associated Press.] WASHINGTON, Nov. Secre- tary of the Treasury has authorized ,he Assistant Treasurer at San Fran- cisco to receive deposits of funds from >ankers desiring to transfer the same by telegraph to the Assistant Treas- urer at New York. This is done to mable persons in New York having unds in San Francisco not needed there to transfer them for immediate use to New York. The Department also accords the privilege to other points where there are sub-Treasuries, should it act as a means of affording relief at the present time. Waotsa jpall Attendance. By Cable and Associated Press.] LONDON, Nov. Right Hon. William Henry Smith, the govern- ment leader of the House of Com- mons has issued a circular to his supporters urging them to be present at the opening of the approaching season, support for matters of the highest importance would then be necessary. The aiereeA Murder.' Special to the GAZETTE.! MEBCED mur- dered John Ivett, the vea'thy rancher at Snelling, is still unlnovn. Ivett was found lying upon hia face In n pool of blood, with one hot near the cellar door, and under him waa a piece of a whip, which none of the ranch hands recognize. Doctors Cassidy and O'Brien state that every bone in- the murdered man's head wivs broken by the force of the-blow. The key of the collar and a lamp were found beside him. The murderer had struck the blow just as the old man opened the door, as is supposed, to treat his guest to wine. In Ivett's study was found a half-finished letter to his young wife, who was in San Francisco, but who has now returned At the inquest the lanch hands tes tifled that Iveft left them after supper on Sunday evening to go to his resi- dence. August Olsen, Ivett's brother in-law, had been on the ranch since Thursday afternoon, and later he left, saying he might return that night or 50 to his mother's near La Grange. Ivett insisted on his returning to the ranch, and this Olsen admitted on his exaininrtion. He also admitted that he carried a hammer to Ivett's on Friday, but claimed he lost it from the saddle where is had been tied. He identified as his a rope bridle which was shown him, and when asked how lie accounted for the spots of blood on the rope, said he did not know. On being asked if he had cat his finger lately, he said: "I don't I did scratch my finger; it might be from that." The coroner's jury returned a ver- dict, after an hour's deliberation, that Ivett was murdered by some person unknown to them. The Sheriff and officers, however, are OK the ranch and it is believed they have a clue, as the bloody foot prints of the murderer have been ac- curately measured. Affairs. By Auoctated Press.! PiTTOBUBO.rlov. the session of tlxe Players' League to-day Presi- dent McAlpine formally presented the resignation of the New York club. An opinion from Judge Bacon of New York was read to the effect that nt the time the agreement was entered into between the New York Players and League club of the same city, it was understood that the two leagues were to consolidate. As this has not yet taken place, the agreement would not stand. No action was taken on the resignation. A committee consisting of Ward, Prince and Johnson was uppointed to attendee League meeting in session in New; York for the purpose of placing the matter of a consolidation before them. The committee leave to-night for New York. The Players club of this city was not represented ,at to-day's meeting and the4 matter of the Pittsburg' resignation was laid on the table. Adjourned, subject to the call of the President. NEW YORK, Nov. annua meeting of the National Basebal League convened to-day. Delegates were present from New York, Brook- lyn, Pittsburg, Cleveland, Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, Washington line Indianapolis. From a talk with the League man- agers the impression was received that the Players League is virtually dis- solved, while the Players have ap- appoioted committees with the idea of continuing another Benson with tho consolidation of the clubs of tl.t- Players League and the National League, In this Brooklyn und Pitts- burg certainly and probably Buffalo are out of the Players circuit. It is unlikely that the financial men behind the Players League will attempt to go on with the clubs only in Cleveland, Philadelphia, Boston and Cincinnati. _ Errors. Special to the GAZETTE.] SAN FRANCISCO, Nor. num- ber of important errors were discov- ered by the Election Commissioners this morning. George II. Smith, the Democratic candidate for Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, gained 104 votes in one precinct und 110 in another. Garoutte gained 34 votes and Hoge, Democratic candidate for Justice of the Peace, gained 103 votes in the sixth precinct of the Thirtieth Assembly District. A number of other errors were found. Fer- rall, for Congress, who had been keep- ng a'privato tally, is stated to have gained 169 votes over the tutiirns as at first announced. KURMSIUNG GOODS. HATS BOOTS AND SHOES. 1890. FALL AND WINTER. 1891. Klre and of Special to the GAZETTE.! BIOOH, Nov. The Hamilton Hotel block, a three-etory frame, with a two-qtory.addStfon, was., burned ibi morning. The fire started in a inilli nery shop in the addition and spread to the main building. Two dwellings haysheds, a livery stable, a row o saloon buildings and a number o other places were consumed. A north wind was all that saved the entire town. The loss' aggregates about insurance, A boy aged about 15, who registered as John Beck, but was unknown, jicr- ished in the flames. IInd Jay (Would Won't Talk. By Associated Prcss.1 BOSTON, Nov. special from New York says that Gould was asked this morning whether he was securing control of the Union Pacific. He re- pied that he was not giving away his own business, and further said he waa to Skip to Avolrt Losing By Associated Press.] WASHINGTON, Nov. telegram dated Guatemala City is received rom Alizner, United States Consul to Jenttal America, stating that a revo- ution is in progress in the Capital of Honduras. The President of the Uc- ublic was driven from the city, but is ow collecting troops, and is expected to make a fight for the recapture of the Government. Overland Freight Hatea. By Associated Press.1 BOSTON, Nov. morning the News Bureau telegraphed Magouan, Chairman of the Atchison, Topeka Santa Fe, as to the reports of the ar- rangements with the Missouri Pacific to strengthen the railroad situation, and inquiring if any interchange of directors is likely. He replied that all the Southwestern lines have agreed to strengthen the rate, and that efforts are now being made to join all lines west of Chicago and St. Louis, includ- ing the Southwestern and Northwest- ern and all transcontinental lines, upon a like basis. Reforms Promised. By Cable and Associated Press.) BEHIJN, Nov. 12. The Emperor opened the Diet of Prussia to-day. In iis speech from the throne be said that, in view of the friendly relations with all foreign States, which have >een further strengthened this year, he country could look forward with confidence to the preservation of peace. The speech also announced hat bills will be introduced for a re- orm in taxation, the organization of provincial councils, and the establish- nent of elementary schools. Railroad Ticket Decision. By Associated Press.] ST. PAUL, Nov. Vander? mrgh of the Supreme Court has landed down a decision which settles he question of the validity of a rail- oad ticket purchased of a ticket Broker or scalper, and affirms the ability of a railroad company to ccept such ticket when offered by an nnocent purchaser. The decision rew out of a suit against the Northern 'acific involving those points. found Dead. y Associated Press.] MOMARONOKE (N. Y. Nov. The body of James 8. Goodwin, the cartoonist on Puck, was found beside a railroad track this morning. It is supposed he was struck by a train. not buying anything he couldn't pay for. President Adams of the Union Pa- ciflc, in an interview with an Asso- ciated Press reporter in regard to the statement published this morning that Jay Gould had secured control of the Union Pacific, said he was abso- lutely ignorant of the alleged fact of the Gould interview, and greatly ques- tioned whether Gould ever made the remarks attributed to him. A Director of the Union Pacific said he did not believe a word of the story. NEW YORK, Nov. Gould refused to talk this morning in regard to the report that his father had se- cured control of the Union Pacific. Russell Sage expressed the belief that Gould had obtained control of the road, and it was just what was needed to straighten out the present railroad situation. This afternoon Gould said he had no interview with Rockfeller or Fred- erick Ames in regard to the control of the Union Pacific, but said if any one would go among the stockholders he would find much dissatisfaction with the present management. He thought it not unlikely the stockholdeas would before long bring about a change in Whipped tiy the Pol I re. By Cable aud Associated Press.] GALWAV, Nov. lights took place to-day between the police and military, in one of which a ser- geant was severely injured. Tho mil- itary were finally routed, and the po- lice chased them to their barracks. The Connaught Rangers, who took a prominent part in the disturbance, have been ordered away from Gulway. A Murderer Caught. Special to the GAZETTB.] SPOKANE FALLS, Nov. Roy was arrested early this morning charged with having brutally mur- dered and thrown an unknown man off tho Washington-street bridge into tho Spokane river. It is thought the motive for the crime was robbery. Roy refuses'to talk. For the Fall and Winter IB now complete, consisting oT thelKlueit and Me. dlnm Grades ot Men's and Boys AND FURNISHING GOODS. FINE BEAVER OVERCOATS, Chinchilla tun] A largo aisortmeut of Men's and Boys' Fine Wool and Merino Underwear. A due line of Mon'e and Boys' Wool and Cotton Socks Largest and boat lino of KLA.TS C.AJPS In the State, also a fnll lino of JOHN B. STETSON CO.'S HATS. A Large Assortment of Menn and Boys' Suspenders. The Finest Line of Men's French Kid and Buck Gloves In the Slate, and a full lino of Wool-Lined Gloves and Mltte. Tie Finest Liie of Neckwear aid Mtatels -ALWAYS ON HAND.------- BOOTS AND SHOES KNDLKSS THAT DEFY COMPETITION. AT PHICES Custom Made Pants Always On Hand. IN BOYS' CLOTHING, AVe lavo the finest assortment in all grades, run- ning in price from upwards. Thfi Duteta By Associated .THE HAGUE, 12. Queen Emma has bean appointed regent during the illness of King the method of managing the property which would in great benefit to the road and American railways gen- erally. This evening's Poet says: "The story of the Union Pacific passing into the control of Gould not only lacks confirmation, but we have the most positive and unquestionable proof that the whole story is merely invented. Nevertheless, wo have also good rea- son for belieriug a majority of the stockholders are dissatisfied with the present management, and that a move will soon be made to break up the contract with tha Northwestern." of a Torpedo Crniaer. By Cable and Associated Press.] LONDON, Nov. British tor- pedo cruiser Serpent foundered off the coast of Spain. The fate of her crew is unhuown. The Serpent was a. twin-screw vessel of 770 tons und car- ried six guns. A High Wind. Special to the GAZHTTE.] VACAVILLE, Nov. heavy wind last night and this morning did con- siderable damage to trees and fencing throughout this valley. A section of the tin roof of the Odd Fellows Hall was torn off. Country to .M CUM ure on Shortest Notice. Orders will Receive Prompt Attention. JOHN SUNDERLAND, UNTIES'V.A JHade Separate By Associated Press. NEW YORK, Nov. members j----_ ,_w> llJVy UVJ Q of the brokerage firm of C. Whitney Co., which assigned yesterday, filed separate assignments this morning. To-day's Mllver Purchase. By Associated Press.j WASHINGTON, Nov. amount of silver offered the Treasuryidept. was ounces: Purchased, 000 ounces at and TAKE ADVANTAGE ........OF OUR........ O R E A T PJR EMIUM SALE. Of our New Stock of Dry Prices Lower than -------them Oat or Home By Cable and Associated Press.] DUBLIN, Nov. 12.-The work of the eviction of Tenants was resumed to-day in the Olpert estate. The weather is inclement. PACIFIC BBEWERY, to Soda Works and Granite Saloon. J. Gc. to George Becker Boor by the Glass, Quart, Bottle or Keg at shortest notice. Lager Beer of tho beat quality always on hsmT Orders from tho country recelvu prompt attention. Commercial How. Ueno, Nevudo. _________ jyiatf C. NOVACOVICH. H. J. BERR BERRY XOVACOVICII, -----Wholesale and Retail Dealers In----- Groceries, Provisions, FINE TEAS AND COFFEES, Fist: and: Oysters In season. FRUITS OK KINDS. Wines, Liquors, Cigars, Tobacco, Crockery carry a fine assortment of FANCY Commercial Row, Reno, Nevada. Fireworks, Plage, Firecrackers, Etc. II. FISHER SACRAMENTO, CAL dealers InlFireworks, etc. We make a specialty of Kzblbltlnii Goodw. Committees renpeaifully aHkei) to correspond with us, an we give you- more and better goods than any oilier company on the coast. Send for Price List. H. FISHER CO. Largest Dealers on Pacific Coast Perfect A Pure Cream of Tartar Powder- Superior to every, other known. Used in Millions of Years the Standard. Delicious Cake and Pastry, Light Flaky Biscuit, Griddle Cakes M Palatable and Wholesome. No other batons: powder does such work. Reno Livery JOHN POTHOFF, Prop'r OPPOSITE DEPOT. Livery und Feed Stable. First-clam! turnouts at reasonable prices. Transient MtocK vlded for, NOTICE TO RANCHERS ON AND AFTER TUB FIRST day of November next I will Hell ap- ple trees at the following low rates i m large low for cash with order: Apple trees 2 to 4 feet high, each by the 100 or 1000; apple trees 4 to 7 feet high as the I00.or nPPlc trees 7 to >2 feet high 50 each by the loo or 1000 bearing size and age. but cash must accompany the order and the cost of ceuui per bale, if no discount to any one. e. STEPHEN Reno and Mt, Hope Nurseries. Reno, Nevada. A Pleaiant Room, 0R ROOMS FOR RENT, NKAR Till? bricjc school house. Inquire of A. O. ter, GAZETTE office, for Our Family Phjrriclaa." AHANBSOMKI.Y UOUND BOOK OH 148 pages, giving symptoms of all dlwaMH and recognized treatment octxnillng to lour different schools: will save in in one year. Given nway with TUP.WKEKLV GAZBTTB AMD STOCKMAN one year f 2. Cardboard OP AM. KINDS FOR AT RHAfl enable st the GAZBTTB NEWSPAPER! ;