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Salem Daily News, The (Newspaper) - September 1, 1890, Salem, Ohio THE :M DAILY NEWS. VOL. II, NO. 206. SALEM. OHIO, MONDAY SEPTEMBER 1. 1890. TWO CENTS. first Assistant Postmaster era! Steps Down and Out. During His EUrMeen Months fa Offlct He Has Removed Over Offiee-HoMers, All Iq That Will I'robabl; Come From the Went, WASHINGTON, Sept l.-Mr. J. S. Clark- son, First Assistant Postmaster Gen- eral, whose resignation has been wi'h the President for five months, prac- tically concluded his' service in the Postoffice Department Saturday, as his resignation too'-: effect the last of the month. The Pre-sident much desired his further continuance in the place, but Mr. Clarkson was unablo to remain longer. Clarltson assumed the office in March, only at the strong persua- sion of the President, the Republican National Committee and the leading men of the party, and he has remained ia it since against his own wishes. It is reliably stated that Mr. Clarkson will very sooa assume the presidency of the Judson Pneumatic Railway Com- pany, which applies new principles to railway locomotion and to motive pow- er in cities, and which is now build- ing a railway in Washington City. The following facts grained from tbo de- partment give the record of Mr. Clark- j. s. CLARKSOX. son's work. In his nearly eighteen months in olfico he has appointed fourth class postmas- ters and established new post- offices, making his record in alL All the appointments in the Postoffice Department are made up in the First Assistant's office, and in Presidential offices appointments have been made during Mr. Clarkson's official time, leaving only 400 of this class of offices unchanged. This is the largest record in changes and in, establishment of post-offices ever made in the same length of time. The men most named for Mr. Clark- son's successor are L. T. Michner, of In- diana: II. C. Payae..of Wisconsin; C. I. Filley, of John N. Irwin, of Iowa; Samuel of Connecti- cut; W. YV. Morrow, of California, and E. C. Fowler, now chief clerk of the office. As Mr. Clarkson was the only representative of the Mississippi valley ana the West in the department, it is thought that his successor is most like- ly to come from tho West also. FIREBUGS AT VVOHK. Erooklyn, N. V., SnfTprs from Six Inccndl- Fires In One Ar- redted. NEW YORK, Sept. that were plainly of incendiary origin started in sis different localities in Brooklyn, .Sat- urday night and resulted in the injury of several persons and the arrest of two men on suspicion of being the incend- iaries. Two of tho fires were started in the cellers of crowded tenement houses and in tho last one, which occurred at Sunday morning, three of tbe occu- pants wore severely burned in making their escape. The ajrjjregate loss small, as the fires wore promptly extin- guished. The occupants of the houses In most cases narrowly escaped death. Rushes were made to the windows in frantic efTorts te get out, and throw them- selves over the iron railings of the fire escapes, where they h until rescuea by the firoraen. A baby six months old was so badly burned that it will prob- ab'y die. A Frlfchtfal Accident. XAHRARAXSETT PIKK. R. I., Sept. A cartridge in a hole drilled in the ledge which is being removed to accom- modate the sewer system was exploded Saturday by some Italians. Oae man's arm was shattered and his body so rid- dled with stone that bo died In two hours. Another had both eyes blown ont, and a third bai a cut made in bis scalp and barely escaped being; brained. Two others were also severely hurt. A Switchinau'-i Mistake. EvAxpvrLLE. Ind., Sept switch- man employed by tbe Evansville Torre Haute railroad made a mistake in throwing a switch Saturday night and sent an engine through a brick bouse- George MexaL, an citizen, was caught Mder the wheels and crushed to death. Several lacues escaped by rush- ing out of doors when the first crash Roluced Their P-rcoril. HA-RTTOKD. Conn., Sept. Char- ter Oak Park Grand Circuit trotting races closed Saturday. Guy trotted an exhibition mile in C. J. Ham- Hn, of Buffalo, drove Belle Hmzlln a mile ia reducing their own record of and tbe jaade by Maxey Cobb and Netta irja at ia 16S4. I1L, Sent The aaoiders in tse -Toilet store works west out on a Saturday 'or the pay Cbi- aoiden jjet. ciaiaing that they ire gettlag froa twentj-Sro to thirtj cent, lorn t'aam Chicmgo prices, the ajrecd upon. Tae works that down. far Omy. CHICAGO, Sept. Eineoslro 'atloas have been made for Day the deaoastnktion to-Amj will, with- out doabv, U tbe flawt A FOB II -in Oillcer of a Die Boodle. "isXAri, Sept O, wia the scene of a very sensational at- at robbery Saturday morning, nine o'clock a stranger wearing linon duster was ohsorvi-d taff around near tho station wLo.i tnin trotu this city arrived bearing tho paymaster with about S20.000 in cash, pay off the employes of tho AiUyson Pipe and Steel Company. The pnt on a "black mask and ran up to :Lo company's policeman, who held the money In a largo satchel, and present- ing a revolver in each ham' to drop the swag, and immuJ.i.ii fan firing. The policeman drooped tho pulled his revolver and fired tv.-o shots at man, when he took to hia returning tbe fire after ho b I i s. distance. When he got outside tho grounds he mounted a horse that wns in waiting and took a northeasterly tioti, hotly pursued by about of the A Test of the Largest Traveling Crane in the World. It is ia tho Gun Shop of tho ash- Xavy Yard and Lifts 110 Tons. A 'Triumph of Ingwnalty Which Uvrirfs All Other SlmlUr Iinple- Sept. largest 1 f in the world, which a I corps cf nnriinists and mechanical en- 1 if noors ii.ive been for several weeks up in the gua shop at tbo navy II.TI'. now in practical operatioa. I'l-.r-'rinc1 ii many rautorial f.otn smaller traveling cranos which have been in use in th" ordnance shop, it is ou the s.xme general principle. It. has a lifting capacity of ridges. Soon after this ho abandoned the horso. In tho excuememho uiopped one of his revolvers. Joseph Laycjclc, the policeman, was shot twice, both times in the neighborhood of tho groin. One of tho company's engines was passing just as the firlnsj commenced, and the engineer, thinking he was be- ing fired on, abandoned his engine and ran. The engine, left without a guid- ing hand, ran through tho foundry yard into a lot of dumps and made a total wreck of herself and the cars. SHOT TOWEH TllUST. Consolidation Etrpcteii of AM the Com- panies In the United Stutei. ST. Louis, Sept. sixteen shot tower companies of the United. States have formed a national trust. Like the national lead trust, the shot tower trust is a complete consolidation under one central management, and tho companies going into it surrender their individual existence, cancel thoir carn- tal stocks, and are merged, into the trust at a valuation placed by an ap- praising committee, which has justcom- pletod its labors. A fin-.l mooting of representatives- of all tho companies will bo held In Chicago to-d.xy. Tha title of tho new association is tho American Shot Association; capital incorporate-! under the laws of Illinois, with hfulquaner-. at Chi- cago. All the plants will be bought outright for stock in tho new tion, Tho officers John Farrell, Pittsburgh; secretary, B. W. Lowe; treasurer, E. A. Leroy, New York. WON A BfCH PHJZS. Itaoe for tlic Kuturny i-'tnkos Results In Victory for Htinker Hulmont'0 Stable. SlTEKl'SJIEAD BAY, N. Sept. The race for the Futurity stakes, worth was docidfd Saturday at this race track before an immense concourse of people. Banker August Bolmont succeeded in winning the rich prize with Potomac, and he p.lso got seaond money with his colt Mashor. Fifteen horses faced tho starter, Potomac being the favorite at 3 to 1 against, and Ambu- lance second choice at 4 to 1. There a long wait at tho post and the crowd grew very impatient. They finally got off to a good start Po'onjac, Nellie Bly, Strathraeatn, Russell. Lconta and Esperanza were well bunched and in front. When they m satire to enforce their de- sasds per -Boa-. xhcy will have the Taonl Mid flamaclal assist- o? utkion tn mad, as master hatWers not to grant their a prolonzed strike expected. ot jrt ont oa a itrlke of August 12, as fol- lows: Action bn.s been taken recently by the consular represents tires of America, Great; Britain and Germany to rjuell tbe diH-rii'jtu'lc growing out of the apparent ofTjrts of the former King, Maiaafa, to regain lost power. Tho consuls issued a proclamation warning against form- ing any to place Mataafa ia power. _ of Kftch YORK. Sept The brick hand- lers on Saturday returned to the work of unloading brick at tbe usual price of forty cento a thousand. that there will bo no brick There wenw to be little danger now the aea will be forced oat of work. Clow Grmn- eriibttfoo at closed fctsriay. It WM tbe matt ever bf UM The exMUtfcM be told ia im, M tbe MCM TARIFF DRBATE to an Kud IB Sanftte ThU nUate.l Klootloa In x, Sopt Tho Senate will conclude this week the considera- tion of the tariff bill. The vote will not be taken until the week following, but all .general debate will como to an end this week. Some of the most Im- portant features of the bill, particularly the reciprocity question and the sugar olaaae, are still to bo debated and as sc little time remains at the disposal of Senators for tho discussion of these matters, every possible moment will be utilized and night sessions will bo held on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. The conference report on tho River and Harbor bill will probably he laid before the Senate to-day. Bills on tho House calendar will be called up for in the House to- day, which is "suspension" day under the rules. On Tuesday tho contested election case of Clayton vs. Ureckeu- ridge, from Arkansas, will be called up and the discussion will probably last for two days. The rost of tho week may be given to other eontpMoJ cases, or to committees that fuel that they have boon neglected. A POLITICAL C Proiniiifiit Union i by a Mol> and of lil. rtlon Which Wore Afterward LITILK ROCK, Ark., Sept. Satur- day at p. m., as the Little Rock train pulled into Morrillton, it was sur- rounded by 1.500 Democrats. Ooorgo W. Small, a citizen of Conway County, was carrying Union Labor State and county tickets. He was struck on the head and knocked senseless. Tho tickets wore then taken by tho Demo- crats and destroyed. The Immediate cause of tho trouble was the desire to get possession of tho Union Labor bal- lots and to wreak vengeance on George W. Small, who is charged by the Demo- crats with the offense of organizing Grand Array posts., The Union Labor and Republican tickets bad boon printed in St Louts to preTent tho Democrats from counter- feiting thorn and thus deceiving the colored votora. Aftor the tickets had been obtained tho mob rode oil and tho kind of peace they have In Morrillton again reigned. Tho sheriff anil his dep- uties were present and were called upon for protection, but they paid no atten- tion to the request. A CYCLING EVENT. Annual lOO-Ttlllp Run RciulU in theftee- nrd Velng Lowered. BurPAt.o, Sept. Thn groat annual 150-milo bicycle run from Erie, 1'a., to this city Saturday resulted in tho ng of tho record. Thoro were Qvo start- ers, D. F. MoDanlels, of Wilmington; W. Van Wagoner, of Ncport; A. T. Crook, of Buffalo; C. II. Christ, of Tonawanda. and H. C. Nasmith, of Toronto. Tho weather was threatening and tho roads heavy from recont rains. Tho men started from Erie at a. m. Van Wagoner took tho lead ,and never was headed, though tho men woro well bunched until tho last few miles. Chftst dropped out at Frodonia, about ten miles from the finish. Van Wagoner completed tho ran at p. iu., Me Dan- iels a good second, Crook third, Naamitb fourth. Tho winner's time was 7 hours, 39K minutes. Tho record was 8 hours, 2 minutes. Froiiehtnon No.ireil About tho Tinrlff. Loxnox, Sept. 1. Tho chief topic of discussion in tho French proas con- tinues to bo tho tariff dispute with America. Tho articles show a groal variety of opinion as to the propor course to bo pursued by the government. Some writers advocate a bold policy of self protection, regardless of possible retaliation by tho United States, vvhllc others betray an almost ludicrous terror lest France should lose the American custom for some of her most important products. Thoao latter beseech the gov- ernment not to do anything to anger tho Washington government Acrobatic Performance Kml signed the Moat Inspection and Agricultural Collesro bills. Striking dockers at Soathaay--'-'-. frland, have yielded to the termo oiloivd by tho masters. By tho fdlhug in of the roof of a burn- ing building at tho village of Kerestze, iu Hungary, recently, ii.'us u woro killed. Tho river Rhine has its banks and inundated Vor.artV-rg, tho extreme western district of tho Ans'-rLbn Empire. Many livys arc The signal men on tho Wi-lh.i have botsn granted the mandcd by thorn und tbo general strike la OIUO.-LV tbo averted. Kev. William Edcroll, a Mctnoiiac proachov o' W Va., been arrested on a forging affidavits ami uuiliiiiif illogal c'l.i.'gus in pension cases. At tk'nui'.i'lo, Miss., tlie yM.i-. a.iy, C. V. BOJTO shot by li. C. Foster. Tho JilttVnUy grow out of farailv troubles. iluta wore prominent luwyi-rs. The collar of a brewery in VtuoiterU', Saxony, in which a numbor of niuu woro at work, coll-iu-i'id rocoiuly. sixtoon of tbo workmen. Uf these seven were killod and ilio romaiiulor were so- voroly injured. It is reported ihat tbe govornora in Armenia have buou ordurod Lo arrofct as conspirators any Armenians found con- versing together in tho stroot, and to send them to Constantincnlp. It thoy resist tboy arc to bo shot down. Tho excessive lilting in so- rious floods, have converted Austro- Swiss frontier into a series of lakes. Hundreds of houses are Isolated by the flOoda and immense damage has been done to crops and property of vucio is kinds. Secretary Wlndom has issii'ii! .mucher circular offering to redeem twenty mil- lions of per cent bomls au, with interest to and including Auguat 81, 1891, provided they arc proseutod for that purpose not later than tho of September. During a mooting of Soc.iaMsitfl at, Friodriehshagon, I'russia. rr-oontly, a row occurred between tho modorate and conservative factions. Tho police at- tempted to dliparto thn crowd, but were assaultoil ana clrivea back. Tho oQicors then charged the mob with drawn sabres and succnodud in biipprossing tho SSIO.OOO H.OIM liy FIrf. .is. Minn., Sept 1. Thn Leigh ton sawmill was totally dostroyo'l by P-re yesterday morning. Tlio mill w'as valued at insurod for 000. About 300 men atro thrown ont of employment. Tho cause is unknown. THE MARKETS. Floor. Ornln ami I'rovinion. NEW YORK. Closed atapor cent. KxchnnKC closed at r-i- nKty day bills ami -IK1H for dcmiml 1'ost' il n.'.'s at lqJ i Oov> rnmeot bomK il strndy Ctirronof 0s lit 114; -4B. COUWiD, ftt 185 (In UuiVi. Ci.EVF.i.Asn, Pi.ouii--Couu''-y ratulo n.t ins '15. Minnesota pif'-' it Minnesota surliiK M U roU at SI N') -'IP-! i.l tl W. High mixi-il nt wy-luin MJ Inw r.t Me. y mi.M'il ill-lie, N'o. v. jt i'-c, No. 1 ralKortat I2c. Fitn.'v croa'nyry nt clniry at ISo. CMKBsr. Yorl-- nt 1 to, Ohio nl uc. aU-iclly f.'i sli u! urtiank'i ,it prr hushoL NEW AUK. f'Hy mill oxirn nt W) Mlmficitncztiaiit iliS r.. siipcrlln" S.' Stuiidy. No. aroJ wltiii r canli at ?l.nmi, doSeplwajhcrat Jl.OS'i. ilo Cictobur ul OTW. >7o. 2 initP 1 .11 "i'.'ic. do bcr at M'-Jc. 2.SX-W Tba British baa JBDlbe iplmdid prayer-book whicta bekngii to tbetete Lndwijc II, of MM) to >donMdwrt> decorations ;