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Salem Daily News, The (Newspaper) - October 7, 1890, Salem, Ohio THE SALEM DAILY NEWS. NO. 237. SALEM. OHIO, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7. 1890. TWO CENTS. Construction of War Sliips Is Harried. Vessels Sow Launched Aroitt Trial Before Being by the Government. In a Few All WMb- Out of and by CrnUan. Oct Tracy {s to hare every war vessel now in course of construction completed before he goes out of office at the end ol Harrison's administration. He has been j carrying on a vigorous correspondence the contractors who are furnishing and supplies. Much of the da- lav in building naval vessels has hero- 'o'ore bsen caused by the inability of the manufacturers to get out material promptly. Tilis ba3 keen conspicuously the case with tho steel makers, as H- i Stanced in the alteration of the plan" of the Maine because the armor was not forthcoming on time. The secroury is Lurrying these people aid J.11 b.9 can to expedite his pare of the The next ships to be launched wiU bo i the armored coast defense vessel Mon- terey, at the Union- works, San Fran- cisco, and the armored cruiser Maine, at tho Brooklyn navy yard. It is ex- pected that both these ships will take the water in Novomber, but it will be a long time before either of them is com- pleted, as the armor ia not yet com- menced. The Texas, at Norfolk, seems to be almost abandoned. The two ton cruisers built at Baltimore will be the next launched, and it is hoped they will be followed next summer by the two vessels now on the ways at Brooklyn and Norfolk. Next year sbould also show the launching of the vessel building at Boston: the Naval Academy practice vessel from the yards of Moore Sons, at Elisabeth, N. J., and the two gunboats from j the Bath iron works in Maine. Last of aa late as tbe fall of 1S92, will como tbe big armored cruiser to be constructed by Cramp and bor sister ship in the hands of the Scotta Work on these two ships will have to be pushed to the extreme if they are to be added to the navy during the Tracy regime. Three vessels already launched are awaiting trial. They are tbe New- ark, at Cramp's, and tbe Concord and Bennington, at Chester, Pa. No date bas been flxed for the trial of tbe New- ark. The Concord will probably be tried in a few weeks. Tbe Benning-ton will not be tested for a month yet It seems probable that tbe new steel navy will nert year consist of twenty- seven vessels, of which three will be armored and twenty-four unarmored. In 1893 it is likely that there will be forty first class ships and In 1805 there will not be a single wooden ship com- missioned by this Government This great increase has beea virtually made entirely since 1335. although the Chica- go, Boston. Atlanta and Dolphin wore commissioned before Mr. Whitney be- came Secretary of the WABXED BY "WHITE CAPS. A New Jerit-y Village Excited Over saire PromUlug One of Its Thrashing. ABSECOS, N. J-, Oct 7.-This little town, which is tho home of wealthy re- tired ship owners and sea captains, is greatly excited. Sunday nisrht White Caps visited the town and placed th following notice on the front door o John Newman's house: "If you don' discharge your housekeeper before Mon day night wo will make you a visit and whip you within an inch of your life." Why such a notice should bo given to Mr. Newman is more than tho citizens can understand. He is well-known and highly esteemed. The conduct of both himself and housekeeper bas always been considered perfectly proper by their neighbors. The housekeeper has not been discharged._______ Birchall Is Weakening. WOODSTOCK, Ont. Oct bis conviction Birchall has been constantly talking about the murder of Benwell and it is probable that before the date eet for his execution arrivos he will have made a clean breast of crime. it la of a Kentncklan Killed HU Man In 1881. OLEXWOOD, Neb., Oct Jeflers, cblef of police of Franklin, Ky., as- sisted by Sheriff Delastnut, hare just ar- rived from tho Missouri bottoms, hav- ing' In charge George Keller, wanted la Hardin County, Kentucky, for killing a man there In 1SS4, durin? the Presi- dential campaign of that year. The kill- ing grew out of a political difficulty and was entirely unprovoked. Keller, who is a Republican, had been at a rally and returning under the in- fluence of liquor, his political zeal got the better of him and he resorted to the killing method of diminishing Dem- ocratic majorities. Chief JefTors v.-as accompanied by Samuel Turtnan, a neighbor of Keller's, who identified the prisoner. Roller bis been living south of here for four or five years aad was recently implicated ir. a s FUtST OF ITS In the Peiv-ioa Office Summar- ised by General itftum. -J There Are Now Pensfoners on the Rolls of the Bureau. ar Kaiplos wore original claims al- lowed during tho year, beintj more wero ailowud in 1SS9. The amount of the first payment of these claims axTro-jated be- ing more than in the pre- vious C'-ci'l yoar and ?10. inoro than Lrst p.i.vmonts of Workings of Tariff York. Law Inporten Will Contest the Laying Of Sew Upon Which Arrived Sunday, Federation of Rnll Settle a Grmvtnao Race I TERBC H VITTE. Cet 7-Grand Master STgeni, of -.-hooi of Locomotue wlio .ont of the Supreme Council of ih.1 Foliva- tion of Railway Employes, issued a i call for a meeting of the council at j Houston, Tex., on Thursday next to j consider the threatened strike on the j Houston Texas Central railroad. This trouble is the first instance in which tbe race question has entered into the con- sideration of a grievance brought before the Federation. Soorc-tary Debs said that the white employes are en- deavoring to raise ia the South, but colored labor can be procured iheaper. The colored railroad men have organizations throughout the South, but not permitted to affiliate with the white organizations. NATIONAL COXVT.NTtON Of the Patriotic of America IB About to of the Orflnr.. BOSTON, Oct. first delations the national camp of the Patriotic Sons ot America have arrived in Boston nd for the part are bivouaoed at he American House, the association's headquarters. The or lor is ronr.-sontad n two-thirds of tho States and Terri- ories of this country, having odges and a total membership of more than The order is not anti-Catholic, but is non-sectarian and non-political, seeking only to guard the best interests of tbe country. It is essentially an Amorican order and its oornor stone is tho protec- ion of the public school system, of com- nilsory education everything that s distinctly Amorican. It demands some changes In tho naturalization and emigration laws. ______ orage annail value of tho close of tho yuur CATTLE THIEVES, Entenstve System of Kobbery Practiced la the Cherokee Strip. ARKANSAS CITY, Kan., Oet cent developments indicate that the stealing of cattle ifl the Cherokee strip south of this city has been carried on in a wholesale manner for the past sis or eight months. A largo number of hides bave been identified at Guthrle by prom- inent cattlemen as bearing their brands, and from the confession of ono party ar- rested it appears that from six to ten stolen cattle havo been supplied the butchers thore every day. It is believed that the cattle thioves aro regularly organized and that they have been supplying the markets of Guthrio, Arkansas City, Caldwell, Kiowa and the small towns of Oklnhona with stolen cattle to a large extent for some months. The cattlemon bave detectives at work. ________________ Too Dandy With the Sword. KANSAS CITY. Oct. Can- non, of tho Flambeau Club, and presi- dent of the Board of Tuhlic Works, was arrested Monday for assault intent to kill. Last Thursday, during the Priests of Pallas parade. Cannon cut down Pbilip B-irnhart, a spectator had Ven pushed by tho crowd into tho line of march. The captain's sword in- flicted a serious wound on Bnrnhart's held. Cannon is out on bail. Bloody Riot In Dire. ST. Lons, Oct. riot took last night In a low negro dive on Elev- enth street when officers attempted to arrest Harry Duncan, one o' a party of yoar iSbS Tn each pension Tho commissioner devotos consider- able space to explaining the present system of drawing cases from the ftles for adjudication, and says that under tho system of tho completed files the claim- ant has a right, upon a proper certifica- tion that his claim is complete, to have it immediately placed upon the com- pleted flloa and taken up in Its order for adjudication. Claims placed upon tbe completed files are takon up within a week for and if found complete If proofs are lacking a callls Iminediataly made upon claimant to supply tho deficiency, and upon tho receipt of tho required evi- dence the claim is again takon up for consideration. The soldier who is en- titled to a pension and promptly fur- nishes the require! evidence estab- lish his claim sbould have bis case dis- posed ef without delay. He should have the right to notify the oJHoe that he is ready for trial, and not be compelled to await the action of a 3la clerk in draw- ing his claim, for howover diligent the file clerks may be it is impossible for them, when there are a million claims i poniin.T, U now ihi cado, to1'hayo sucH kno-.vl. ilgo of their condition as to enable them dally 'to select the cases which should have preceded In ad udi- cation of tho priority of tbeii completion. When Commissioner Raum took charge of th" laM O'-tobcr tho work o adjudicating claims and issuing certifl clues had during the pqriod from July Ir" laSft, 'ai'on far behind the samo period tbo previous fiscal year: while from October 20, to Juno 33. IS JO. there was an Increase in the Adjudication of claims and the issuing of certificates greatly in OTCOSS of the same period of the preceding fiscal year. To illustrate the great amount of business transacted, compared with pre- vious work of the bureau, the report furnishes a statementsbowlngthatsince the disability act wad passed, the bu- reau received in July, August and Sep- tember past letters relating to disability claims and sent oat during tho samo pariod replies. Tho cormnssionnr thinks that probably 100.- 000 of thfso claims can be allowed.- Ito sppaks of the disability act as the first in tho history of the world which grants pensions for disabilities not proven in the Iin3 of duty, and as a law which rocojnizcs a higher obligation on tho part of the people to disabled veterans than was over bofore formulated. Noth- ing, ho says, shall be left undone by tbo bu--or.ii to give Cifoot to this latest ex- pression of tho gratitude of tho people to the soldiers who saved tho republic. 9mt Witt be to Before They OM Brtfcf THefcr Ctwee Iftto Court. NEW YORK, Oct. business was transacted Monday at the custom house undor tho MeKinloy tariff bill was done in a most unsatisfactory man- ner. Ths rotunda and all the offices of the bunding were thronged with ox- cited brokers and importers. Tho clerks who had to figure under the now law were decidedly at sea as to what tho rates were, ami importers who had made a closer study of the law were not anx- ious to help them out, as they hopod they might get their goods in under the oid law. Five minutes aftor opened it cna.lo apparent that the 3 fiscal i had to face a now trouble. DESTITUTE SETTLEKS. Growi of Oklahoma Each Day aud Aid U A number of angry Importers who had eroods on tho steamers La Ctiampagne, fhlngvalla and others that arrived in >ort Sunday city havo learned tho fol- lowing particulars: Tho woman is French ami has sir.ce her arrival boon an inmate of a bouso of Bos- sant is also b'TO, but insto-id of being a medical student, is ono of thoso rai-n who live upon tho earnings of tho un- fortunato women. AMERICAN TIN PLATE. Mnniifuctory to be Krcoted in of Cnpltnl Invented. Cltif-Aoo. Oct. Tribune says that an extensive tin plato manufactory is to be established in Chicago. It is said that th concern will bo capitalized for and will give employment to mon. The Chicago enterprise, it Is said, will form but one of a system of similar plants, tho Baltimore tin plato plate manufactory being another link in tbe chain. The ore to bo used will be obtained in tho Hlnck Hills and North Carolina. The plant will first produce the quality used in canning and roofing. Aftor the process has boon thoroughly tested and experimented with the finer qualities will be produced. of itoceut Neighbors. WIDOW VS. PKBACnEB. Saed tor by Woman Who. Waa Wbtto OoonpTtac the CC7- I in Oot 1. Intere-Mn; salt was put on trial befora Judge Lamuon Monday. Lydla Smith, widow of Sylvester Smltb, Is tho plain- tiff and Is a helpless Invalid as tho K> suit ot tbe Injuries for which she suing Rov. Lathrop Cooley for dhmagoa in tho Sum of Mr. Cooloy is th J owner of n house at tho cornor oi and Erie streets and May 1W. ISbS. Mrs. Smith wiw.hi- tenant. She that on tho day named an old, decayed and un- carod for stairway broke with -lor rxrul throw her down, breaking her logr. Sho assorts that Mr. Cooloy was grossly lijfont In allowing the stairs to romain In condition. Mrs. Sm'tV. tainlj- a wrook. Sho had t bocu' and out of court and t'.n T..-.5 stand in hor chair, from v.-hL-'.i s i not rise._______________ CliUUCII. Fanlc by the of no Ki- cnpril Lunatic. YovKOflTottTr, Oct O'lial- loran, a demented lunatic of tho county infirmary, escapod Saturday and arrived hero Sunday in time to tho Catholic cburcK. As the tlon wore assembling O'Ualloran cre- ated a stampede by jumping ut> from his seat and yelling at tho top of his voice. Ho jumped from ono seat K> another, throwing-hls anus frantically inio the air, crying "this la tbo day of resurrec- tion and my daughter h horo." Tha women and children were badly fright- ened and rushed out of the church. Two policemen were called and the demented man was locked up. His daughter dlod olevon years ago and her death altuoted bis mind. Ho told tho police the samo story about this being resurrection day and that he oarae to moot his dmiirhtor. Flo was trtken book to tho In Urinary. EXTRA SESSION CALLED. Udk V y VUJWU V w rf- He has already made a number of itn- negroes. Tbe necroes assaulted the portant admissions regarding the case, officers and in the fignt which ensued in He acknowledges that be was r.n acc-s- the bar room Officer James Brady_Was sory and confesses that he took Ben- well t-o Eastwood and beyond. In tbe di- rection of the swamp where the body was discovered, but denies that be slew Benwell. k AOalr. 'OI.T5, Oct is an in- tense excitement at tho village of Pal- mvra, Ottoo County, over tho mysteri- ous death of Dolly Leserve on her fath- er's farm near there Sunday night The girl came to town in the afternoon and entered the store of a man named Eott- man. A brother-in-law who saw her de- manded explanation of Rottmaa, who said she had asked permission to pass through the store In order to avoid some young mon on the street About eleven o'clock Dolly waa taken with convulsions and died in a short time. She told bor sisters she bad taken polaon. dncAfs-o, Oct for More committee from latally cut and Uarry Duncan mortally wonnded. _____ Couf of Irlnh Oct The convention nf tbe Irish National party convened in this city Monday. The convention tte West'Side Street Car Conductors lected the gentlemen who are to corn- tad Drivers' Association called on Gen- pose the deputation which is to jro .o .ho eral Manager Parsons yesterday and presented their request for higher wages aad a demand that an order be Issued addressed to the officers of the company not to discriminate against any organization among the employes of the road. Mr. Parsons replied that he would give the reqaest of tne suea careful con- sideration. Strike on tke Erie ToaiL Oct The officers of the Erie railroad hrre not replied to tto petition of the trminTnea for United States to represent tho Irish litical position ana solicit aid for the peasantry who are threatened with fatniae as a consequence of the potato Ball Following aro the scores of At LoctevHlc Colsaibss 0, At St Toledo 10. OJf OAXE. BrUIIfMit Celebration at Qeriratm BALTIXOUE, Oct 7. greatest torchlight parade evorseen bore was the principal feature ot Gennam Day In Bal- timore- The exercises began Monday morning with an open air concert, after which Harris' Academy oi Music was jammed for four hoars. Tho programme embraced orchestral muaic, sinking by 590 children and adtfreWM. Fifteen thousand psrwns ta tbe torchlight parade last The line w by the use of every illuminating device. Seventy enormous and elaborate f.oats presented a for n A! NEW YORK, Oct Ada Rich- ardson obtained a verdict boforo a jury yesterday for tor tbo alienation of hor husband's affection. Her hus- band is David C. Richardson, to whom was married in 1874. Tbo couple lived together until 1831, when ho be- gan to neglect her for .Mrs. EllaT. Burt, wife of G. A. Br.rt Mrs. Richardson brought suit against Mrs. Burt for 000. with tho result stated. Both women have cattle ranches In Texas and are supposed be there now. Trnln Thrown Down ao Bmhnnkment. Oct night as passenger train No. 24 on tbe Newport nday morning calling a special session of tha Logialitture for Monday, Ootobur 13. Thoro baa been much spAculatiou on this subjoot, but tbe proclamation taadd tho Govoriior'B policy ajipavont This spoclal session U called to coA- eidor tho casoe of tho mombors of the Cincinnati Board of Public Improve- ments who have been askod to resign and will not Governor- Oampboll may also call the attention of tho Legisla- ture to the conduct of members ot other Cincinnati boards. A YnuiiK AViiii'lcrcr-n I'vrllriiH Adventure. ST. Ct.orn, Minn.. Oct. Tom- my O'Rourke, who had been lost in tho woods near Foloy, Bon ton County, sinco September 28, was found Sunday. IJo was nearly starved, having lived on acorns and water. !t is a miracle that ho survived. Ho had boon lost eight days. Ho will recover with proper caro. Will JSejcotiate for Reciprocity. MAimin, Oct is rumored that tbe government intends to open nego- tiations with the United States for re- ciprocal concessions of duty on Cuban and American It has in- structed its agents abroad to notify it of any measures takon by foreign trovem- ments in respoct to the McKinlcy tariff. and the Campaign In Olilo. Oct. 7. Star, in r'd- porting nn Interview with Blairio, says: From proaent It Is R pretty aa'o thing to predict ta.u Secretary Blalne will not tako any ac- tive part In tho Ohio campaign. Ty a reporter who called on hita Mo.-Kl.iy afternoon Mr. Bliilno oald: "I c.m give you any doflnito Information yot It is truo that Major sont mo an invitation, that all. i '111 promise him that If I could Spare tho time I would rondor him assistcnco In my powor. I would liko tio do so." ___ ____ Tried to Craok the F' AJ.IJJLXCF- Oct An attempt was znado to crack tho safe of tho Alli.tnco Street Railway Company tho utaor night Burglars broke otf tho h .ndlo of thoaafo an'] drillod two b'it tho blast did not work. Tho winlows of the office were blackoned with pow- der. Tho burglars were probably gmori hands and woro frightened away oy plo passing. Only n few dollars v, w.v 1 1 the safe. ____ _ _- Trafflo CASWS, 0., Oot Streetcar trp wa3 entirely suspondod here for several noun 'Monday An elr-ctrli wire foil across a, trollov wire, burning it through in aninstaut. It fall U> tod ground, narrowly rais ing aovoral poo- ple standing unclor. Street cars loaded with people going to work wcro stopped on ever lino in town, and caw couU on every lino in not run until tbo was repaired. SWt Ala.. Oct. rthx a prominent trcstihist saa ot was At Cievelani schedule of hours. Tbe officials say j nati that the new scbednle of hcrars by the aea stsiy and I be some days yet before tbe aa-} i a. Tbft St. 4. Cincia- j -Jay by a worsaa calling bersell Mrs. MarUa. tbax ti3 berla roars as? is formulated. In tie sieaatizs fl.riag tbe past tie aea are becoming restive and makers are "broke. a> strike is aot at all Improbable at asy tboinent _ ,.-_-_ 3 bare looses oo Edward Mania vtA aad It book- Is estisaVri Dctrm, Mlna., Oct Dlxoa is ashore ia ChtCMgo Bay, 10 nil-s froa bete. to ia peril aad wrockiaff ovtflt bM to tbe Tbe DTxoa cwrfea tbatSlOXOOO bas UXcn tb Hocbe -k Wider bars aad W. lost ia six mo-atbs. X. Y.. Oct J r. a ftwo bed Momday aMnOairaad kerwlf eU'wertk where caads Wa ref asvd sad drew risoa party A TW Oct. 7. Tbe clTCtioa In Ky.. OB Saturday was coa- by ballot, s5miiar to Aestraliaa sysKm. Hitherio tbe tbod ol ?otittf bas viva The tbe election of Jobn Eep-blicaa, for mavor bj a of 149. Tbis is tbe 'first Bo- yof ia J.. Oct. tbe reprssenutives of to BOSTON, Oct. the final meeting of the committee appointed by tho Brad- ford Club to investigate tho charges of crookedness In connection with tho Bradford-Atalanta eigbt-oarod race at tbe national regatta Worcester it was decided to request John Cummings. ono tbe crew, to resign.________ of llaod. CHICAGO. Oct tho night of tho fire in McVicker's Theatre ono of tho lifpcmtsof Abraham Lincoln's hand was "tolc-n from tbe studio of sculptor Yoke. latterneeiis itbecausehe is at work on a life statue of Lincoln for tbe sol- diers and monument at Roches- ter, y. Y._______________ and TsHfT. MADBTTI, Oct Cabinet has dis- cussed tbo McKinley tan.T and de- cided to suspend tbe application of taO new Cuban tariff until a satisfactory re- ply Is received from the United rwrardiag wbich tne Spaoisb Is expected to make. >ct It to tkM aaavy of aatea wko midway between St Paul were by