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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - December 4, 1890, Salt Lake City, Utah THE TRIBUNE is the only Sevenday Paper published be tween Denver and San Fran cisco and contains tho only Complete Telegraph Service in the Rocky Mountains THE TRIBUNE has a Larger Circulation in this City alona than the Entire Edition of any other Daily printed in Salt Lake City SALT LAXE CITY UTAH THURSDAY DECEMBER 4 1890 PRICE FIVE Tk Hold movement Memplaied by Deaioeralie and Western Senators THE ELECTION BILL TO BE SHELLED Rays tho Federal Elec tion at the Capital in Idaho Senatorial lorH Silver Notes r17 Fourteenth WASHINGTON J 1800 bill already In Confess anrt there Lho message further iru M tion rather milsiVH silver Hiimuiaffd retarded coln iiv Teller Is quoted Khsaiun hill We free coinage A Senators feel the same way and Iho is ln Jiioiu than ttilk Vest KOfs hero a If only a tiMlmr to UIP Fume has IHHMI lobby Ins all day with Western ionators to secure f sup port Tor a HMirtllriK Hank movement Tho iiiiiri Is to bo to vmlt a fow weeks only to dlsulmrKO ih Sinfito Committee from further wnsidoni of Ihc free nohuiKn bills and to take the niiitliT up In open Senate This would dlsplJUjn tho Federal Election bill and force tho free cjoinapo to with tiio entire Democratic side and sovBiHl Republicans aro favorable to Hiifh a movement Teller and nnfl SMWiirl and Walcott and Plumb und dock arc counted on to assist with a num ber nf others JIH probable coadjutors It will bo a bold movo but one which has within its details tho possibility of success but It is only one of the string to thn free how If it breaks others will bo tried The trornendouB cyclone of agrarian dls which haft changed a majority Into a handful of Representatives Is as having had its storm center In the dls with our financial systmn more than with recent Free would bo a prompt rosnonso to an overwhelming public sentiment Tt would ho pcood say some of the wavering if doubtful financial so look out for a vigorous move shortly by tho free coltnifce phalanx and a charge upon the enemys breastworks with least a fair chance of stiwoaa i THE IDAHO 8KNATORS Much interest is manifested here over tho approach Inn election of Senators from I In ho Two now mahogany desks ins with freshlydried awaiting thoocrupaniH aro already In position arid are daily pointed out by tho gulden as those for the forthcoming Idaho Senators Among the members of the Houso who know and admire oxDolnKftte Dubois there Is a strong belief that ho will bo Idahos first Senator oleotod Just as Judge Carey was honored by Wyoming for hla services to that Trrrilory Representative Sweet declines to express anv opinion us to the outcome of tho strug gle now In progress Other Western Ropro seniiiJlvos Indicate a belief that tho ticket will be IHibois nnd Shoup Delegate Cuine Icertain that Puhois can not be elected and so Is every Mormon sympathizer and advocate TAYLORS SILVKR WASHINGTON Poo of Illinois Introduced in the House Joint resolution requiring tho Seorotary of the Trwisurv to punhuso nt the market price not to exceed 51 for grains of initc silver the of silver now in the United Stales anil hereafter to routine the monthly purchases to the do niistic product THK SIIiVKH rtmOKASRS Thft amount of silver o To rod at the T ary today was The amount jmrelmsod WHS ounces at TUIO How tha Committee Pro to Improve tho LONDON IVo The Kngllsh dolngatos on the Argontlno Committee havt arrived a unanimous decision which will be im to the governor of tho Hank of Thny oppose any ad vamis to the Arguitine ttopublii involving sueiirlty over the existing urodi OHS idvio the funding of the of the National and Internal bonds of tho Ko nublli1 for throe years during which Mine croatrst possible ftmount of inflated ourriMHy will bo withdrawn and burned This will give breathing time and stoppage of payment of inttr The proposed new funded bonds will he seeunul by customs rooeipts Tho nittoo rumo to tho concluston if exchange were only at par or oven at a moderate the Argentine Government could be proiHiuncod solvent More Koch Discoveries LONDON Dec Sir Joseph Lestor in a speech in Kinris Collogo on his return announced that within a month the world would ho startled by two now discov eries lie said Kochs consumption euro in volved tho cure and prevention of two of most terrible contagious diseases Koch hiiflk practically concluded the work of dis covery but desired to make further tests u Cold Weather Kussin ST PKTKusiUiKG 5 Advices from Orenburg Eastern Russia state that tho niVroiiry suddenly fell from three degrees of warmth to thirty degrees of cold Four of horses spoep und cattlo and thirty Kirgheso who wore riding across the Steppes were frozen to A New French PARIS Pen 3 Tho Clmmber of Deputies has adopted the report o thn Budget Com mitten agreeing to tho conversion of thirty years bonds and rho liquidation of oontls Into 3 per cent rcdoeuiable rentes which will be exchanged at the public savings banlc for por cent perpetual rentes Dhe new loan will amount to francs The Irish lit Dayton DAVTON Deo Tho Irish envoys Gill and Sullivan arrived from Chicago to night and wore escorted by a largo proces sion to tho Opera Houso whore they ad dressed a largo audience of IrishAmericans Tho Brazilian Crisis Rto JANKUIO Deo The crisis in tho Ministry arose from a dispute between Pres ident Fonsooa und tho Cabinet regarding the punishment of officers who wero ofllcors of the Tribuna Tho dlffloulty has been aettied CHICAGO HEADQUARTERS Infantry to Be Inspec tors Report CHICAGO Doc Miles arrived from Washington this morning and it is un derstood that he at once proceed to the scone of disturbance among the Indians in tho Northwest lie has decided to mount the two infantry regiments which have bftca ordered to Omaha the birst from Cali fornia and tho Seventh from Denver fTurnes are being hastily got together for tho purpose Orders have been received from Washing ton for the enlistment of 1200 Indians for attachment to the various regiments in the neigh borhoocl of the Indian troubles two troops to each cavalry regiment and two companies to each Infantry InspectorGeneral Heyl of tho Division of Iho Missouri returned to headquarters this morning after an absence of noarly two weeks In tho Northwest From Chicago I went to 1Ine said Colonel lioyl When 1 reached there on the 2Gth I found the Indians quiet and evidently Inclined to bo peaceful No doubt tho rapid concen tration of troops Pino Itidgc presented an outbreak Many of reports sent by correspondents are sensational and working a great injury to tho settlements Many settlers have sold their stock at a sacrifice aiifl are leaving the country I left Iino Ridge night before last It snowing hard and a blizzard was blowing which will no doubt cool tin ardor of the young bucks while the older rncn are pacific in dispo General Miles this ovonincr said It was hs intention to start for the Northwest in a few flays His visit will bo for the purpose of thoroughly organising matters and locating troops at all the available arid useful points STORMING AT JUDGE A Feed for Iho Tontfh Winter Ahead OMATIA Pec special to the from flno Kidgo weather and a driving storm of cutting slool prevails hero Tho troops aro hugging their oamp fires and tho Indians aro In their tepees Today Agent Koyer will call In all Indians at the ngfMUiy and give them a big feed at the storehouse Should present storm con tinue and pitrtlCMilarly should there be a heavy fall of snow tho ponies uf the Indians now here and whuso hay has boon stolen by tho host lies would die of starvation At iHjSt this winter will Inevitably bo very tough on the copperfaoos who bowed their heads to the Government rule in the present instance whilo their rebellious and thieving brothers are living on tho fat ot tho land The Howtilow Fortifying OMAHA Poo Uwtt Pino Ridge cor rospondorit telegraphs tonight that the hostilos are still making every effort to strengthen their position in tho Had Lands They have tho squaws at work digging rifle pits along all points where tho soldiers are likely to come They have all the cattle thcyhave stolen well in the Interior of the region for protection Tho military aro still quiet All Quiet lit Hosclmd WAPTUNOTON Doc Sohofield received a telegram this morning saying that affairs aro qulot and unchanged at Rosebud agency Orders wore Issued today for the First Fifth and Seventh regiments of infantry to proceed at ouco to the SCOLIO uf tho outbreak A BIJTTB STRIKE Bricklayers Go Out and Smelters and Mines Shut Down BUTTIC Deo to All work on the mammoth smokestack In course of construction on tho foothills near the srnoltors at Anaconda was closed last night owing to a strike among tho brick layers The men have been receiving SO per duy but yesterday half a dozen of thorn ro sused to go to work at tho old rates de manding 87 por day This the Pwyer said ho could not afford to pay and the men wore soon Joined by fortyfive others of their follow craftsmen necessi tating tho laying off of all the stonecut ters masons and helpers employed on tho construction work numbering several hun dred men A bricklayers union was organized there a few weeks ago but prominent members say tho strike was unauthorized Tho union men parts of tho olty wero at work its usual This action virtually closed clown tho lower works and decreased by fnily onehalf tho capacity of tho smelting works for handling ore and necessitated the closing clown of a number of mines hero Tho Chambers syndicate mines six in number whleh supply iheso works with ore wore shut flown today throwing 800 miners out of employment Dwyer declares that no more work trill be done until the brick layers return at thoir old wages CONSCIENTIOUS HU1RS An Immense Estate Divided in Ac dniice With Decedents Wishes IHvnnAM Dec Dis Francisco CJironiclc movit interesting ease is now before the Nor folk Country Probate of the estate of the late R W Shapleigh of Brook lyn who died worth nearly leav ing no will and about thirty heirs There wns found in Mr Shaplolghs wallet how over a paper in his handwriting but un signed drawn in tho form of a promissory note In which ho promises to pay different sums of SOOO or to his nearest rela tives Tho total amount thus mentioned was It included several relatives who would not otherwise have received any thing A fariiIly mooting was hold upon the discovery of this paper and tho members decided to accept its provisions and abide by them They agreed also to set aside a sum for the maintenance of the church and cemetery at NSost Lebanon in which the doteased had always displayed a deep personal interest A lawyer says of tho case that It is a most extraordinary one to see sucui a bulk of property distributed among so largo n fain Ily with such an evident desire to carry out tho wishes of tho deceased It was also dis covered that ho had disbursed nearly 000 in charity SOMti SEVERE WEATHER Cold in the and Smoiv in Culitornia CnrcAOO Deo signal service offi olal here says Chicago was just at the edge of a snow storm this morning which wits moving east At Rapid City near Rosebud Ageuoy tho thermometer registers eight above zero at Fort Sully six above Bismarck two above severe snow storm prevails throughout Ontario and the west ern portion of The weather is boisterous and cold Trains ure delayed SAN FRANCISCO Deo rainfall which began last night continued today at muny points in California north of Los An geles The bar at tho entrance to tho harbor is so rough that for sea uro unableto cross It lias been storm inir steadily since last night In Nevada mountains Eighteen inches of HIIOW has fallen at Truekee and four feet at Summit This morning it was blowing hard from Alta to Verdi IfncA N Dee Now York was visited by the second severe snowstorm of the season today TliE BEOS AND THE BLACKS The Senate Devotes the Day to Race Discussions YOORHEES WEEPS OVER INDIAN WROH6S The Course of the Government At Election Bill in Its Relation to the Vote Exam ined by Copyright Bill Passed WASHINGTOW Dec presenting a pe tlon Cor an amendment to the Tariff bill in relation to a rebate on manufactured tobacco Alison said the conferees on the part of both Houses had agroud to that section of the bill but that it had been omitted in in rollinent Me had no doubt the matter would receive early attention CuHorn Introduced a bill to reduce letter postage to one cent liawley from the Committee on Military Affairs reported and askoct to have put upon passage a joint resolution authorising the Socrutary of War to issue arms and ani nnmUion to the States of North and iManderson moved to include tho State of Nebraska Vuorheos said IT tho proposition were one U issue a hundred thousand rations of food to tho starving Indians it would bo moro consistent with Christian He ruforrud to the statement of General Miles In a published interview that the Indians wenjrlrlVHn to revolt by starvation and said it was a crime on tho part of the Gov ernment to stand by and do nothing except to furnish arms to tho whites The Indians had been suffering for years in silence There was blood guiltiness somowhere in cotiiiGCtkm with it The hostilities into whioh tho Indiana in tho Northwest aro 1x3 Ing starved would rssult not merely in the destruction of the lives of many Indians but tho lives of thousands of American citi zens ami hundreds of American soldiers That condition of things had boon brought about by a niggardly parsimonious or dis honest knew not which A policy had boon pursued to take the lands of the Indians and not pHy enough for them to keep the Indians from starving when dis possessed of their homos Hawley spoke briefly saying that he had no objection to tho remarks of the Senator from Indiana except that they wero per haps a little exaggerated Dawes chairman of tho Committee on Indian AITairs very much doubted if short iioss of food was of the trouble or that a supply of food would be a euro for it Tho difficulty with tho Indian service all along been the constant change of policy Heretofore for years it had been impressed upon Congress that the best way to treat tho Indian waa to starve him into self support Hoot hog or had been tho phrase put over the door of those who administered tho affairs of the Indians and the policy had boon to cub down year by year tho rations raquirod by the treaties and give notice to tho Indians that the noxt year they wero only to have so much the difference to bo sup plied by the labor of their own hands He thought it well to hold out every Inducement to the Indians to turn from cloperideuce on theGovernment rations and supply their own support and that it was well to resort to all devices within tho limits of justice and reason to induce them to do It As to tho suggestion in tho public press that tho Government had failed to keep the promises mado to the Indians by the Sioux Commission ho said tho Com mission had mado all sorts of stipulations with tho Indians one of them written out in plain language and enacted into a law by Congress and that stipulation the Commis sion had taken out to tho Indians and asked them to aroopt it Tho Indians had hud of complaint because ot tho nonful fillment of other agreements and the Com mission tolcl thorn it had no authority as to those matters but that It would use its in fluence with the Government in the case When tho Indian representatives came to Washington with the Commission a full dis cussion was had and tbo agreement was em bodied in u bill which was submitted to Congress by the The thus framed to the complete satisfaction of the Indians passed tho Senate but where it was now lie did not know Ho know however thai tho skirts of tho Executive arid of the Senate wero clear of any attempt to depart one ioU from the assurances given to the Indians by the Commission Ho Dawes saw the Indian troubles with a full apprehension of the danger and of the necessity of some present relief to bring around composure among the Indianr and extricate thorn from the lead of such bad Indians as Sitting Bull and Kcd Cloud who wero tho bane and curse of the tribes Voorhues repelled a feeble attempt at a on tho part of and said the latter know tho situation just as well as be did for General Miles had told the public that tho Indians hud been made hostile and preferred to riio fighting than to die of These red men could enter tho field with 0000 lighting men well armed and with cho advantage of a knowledge of the country ooulcl light 0000 of tho best American troops on terms equality He asked tho Senator from Massachusetts to state whether these Indians had enough to eat whether Miles was right or wrong and whether the Indians weroboing starved iuto belligerauey Dawes said the groat difficulty in dealing with those 6000 Indians who are rebellious is that they have nothing to eat They are away from their tepees They belong to that olass of Indians who never did a days work In their lives Fierce N said he hnd sometimes wondered that the white people In that re gion did not themselves go on the warpath because they were hungry The Indians seemed to get noblo as wellas hungry the further people got away from them He Pierce lived within a few miles of tho great Sioux reservation Ho had been there for the last two months and this was the tirst time hohud hoard it asserted that tho Indian was on tho warpath because ho was hungry Lie saw Indians everyday in the town where he lived andthoy were sleeker and better fed the Sen ator from Indiana Lie had no doubt but that in some of tho agencies there aro Indians who complain of insulGoieut food but ho questioned very much whether General Miles made the state ment attributed to him in the newspapers Tho trouble with the Indians is that they aro fed aud clothed and allowed to live on the bounty of the Government and teh clovil still for idle hands to Voorhoes said he would take the statement of General Miles fair sooner than that of a Senator who lived noar tho reservation and who with tho people wanted to get tho Indian lands as soon as possible One was a reliable oflicer the other was the fox lying around the pen whore the geese were waiting to get sowo of them The discussion had not closed when at 3 oclock the VicePresident laid before the Senate as unfinished business the Elections bill Tiirplotook the opposition Tho substitute measure ho rested for its support oriwhat colored Kopublloanvoto in the South In the course of his remarks be said Northern all this outcry is made tho had chance of preferment than the Roman Catholic had In New hundred years ago Tho suppressionor the colored vote in the South a thing manifestly iu question on one side denied on tho other but the suppression of the colored voter of tho North was a thing without quest ion actual absolute unconditional The supremacy of the white race was not pecu liar to any portion of the United States South Carolina was not more completely under its sway than Pennsylvania Tho man especially the man of the White Houso who sought to embroil the white man aud the black race for purposes he could not conceal and dare not avow was guilty of an outrage tenfold greater than any of those ho invented or described Whenever the people of tho different races were living peacefully together under the same laws members of the same body politic without any other thought than that some must command and others obey the nice problem was being solved The purpose of the National Election bill was so far as it related to the South to wreck and destroy this pending condition intorracial adjustment It proposed not to maintain the will of tho majority but to overthrow on a single issue cf race to make a majority of the black men because they are black to establish a government of com not of opinion Tho purpose of tho bill was that tho law of tho land must bo suborned to set enmity between the white man and tho black man Pass thisbill and the right of the people to choose their rep resentatives that right so precious priceless to every lover of liberty was lost beyond recovery At the conclusion of his speech Turpio received the congratulations of cratic colleagues and the Senate adjourned House WASTTINGTON Doc th e House the Speaker stated the pending business was further consideration of the Copyright bill After arguments against tho hill by Springer Paters and Korr and in its favor by Breck inricige Karquhar McAdoo mings and Butterworth Peters moved to recommit with instructions to the commit tee to report it back with an amendment limiting tho act of copyright to fourteen years Breckinridgo moved to amend the instructions by instructing the committee to provide for the importation of the books of foreign authors at tho ratenow provided by law Both amendments were lost LJThc question then recurred on the pnssago of the bill and the roll call Veas 110 nays The Houso then adjourned AN IRISH COMPROMISE TKMPOBAIIY RKTITCE MKNT PROPOSED BY CHANCE Y Parnell Promises an Ultimatum In a Day or The Catholic Hierarchy De mands His lie tire tit LONDON Dec TIio meeting of Irish Nationalists to further consider the Parnell leadership reassembled at 2 oclock this afternoon Daring the proceedings Parnell announced that the of the Hoiiso of Commons had granted the Irish members the use of fcue committee room until 7 oclock Healy disputed that officials right to de termine the length ofde liber ations and re quested that ho be notified to that effect Parnell declared the proposed message im pertinent Objection wasraised to telegrams from In dividuals being roceivod during the proceed ings During the discussion a telegram per sonal to Parnell was rend Sexton said he would persist to the ond iu bis opposition to Paruoll despite the ruf fianly attacks made upon him A dispatch from Jloumel was read declar ing that the tenants on the SmithBarry estates wero with Dillon and OBrien in op position to Parnell A telegram from the Belfast branch of the National League read It declared that tho members would have no leader but Parnell Sexton who represents the Western Divi sion of Belfast said if the opinion of the Belfast Nationalists was contrary to his he would retjlgn Clancy said ho had a proposal to make which ho hoped would induce a solution of the dilMculty A conversation ensued which resulted iu an adjournment until to morrow when it is expected a compromise will be arranged which will lead to entirely new developments Clancys motion Involves the temporary retirement of Parnell subject to certain conditions being exacted from Gladstone in connection with his promised homo rule scheme Clancys proposal has raised a hope among the Nationalists that a unani mous settlement will be effected Liberal circles however do not share the hope the attitude and front of the opposition regard ing Parnell being resolute and unyielding Par noil has decided to state explicitly whether ho will retire from the leadership but has asked a day in which to consider Clancys proposal which was cleverly de signed in Parnolls interest with the doable object of gaining time and putting Sexton fnrther wrong in tho event of tho almost certain refusal of Gladstone to the re quired pledges The News publishes a letter from Presi dent Evans of the Liverpool Reform Club who says that Parnell conversed freely with him after tho mooting at Hawarden evi dently being muoh impressed with Glad stones cordial by and more still with the thoroughness of tho Liberal leaders pro posals concerning Parnell said ho went further than proposals from any great English statesman could bo expected to go und they meant a most satisfactory solution of the Irish problem THB HlERAClCUYS MANIFESTO Dec 3 At a meeting of tbo Catholic Hierarchy at the residence of Archbishop Walsh today it was resolved to issue a manifesto declaring that the arch bishop and bishops of Ireland consider Par noil unlit to remain the the Irish party The objections to Parnell are based mainly on moral grounds but it is also tho the Hierarchy that his continu ance in the leadership would inevitably cause disunion in the party The poor law guardians of Harrick and Boyle have withdrawn confidence in Par nell Tbo Town Council of Maryborough have adopted a resolution supporting Par nell The opinion of the Nationalists in County Tyrone in favor of Parnell is growing stronger William Reynolds who repre sents tho eastern division of that county and Matthew Kenney who represents the middle division have been sinnmoned by thoir constituents to resign if they do not support Parncil CORK Dec 3 Tbo Nationalist members of the municipal council of to 0 a resolution expressing confidence in Parnell and urging him not to recognize any adverse action byhis opponents The resolution was passed after a very hot and noisy debate Tho Catholic bishop of Elphin County Roscommon calls upon Parnell to resign An IrishAmerican MassMeeting1 NEW YORK Deo 3 The Irish county or at a great massmeeting to night subscribedSlfiOO tor of tho famine sufferersin Ireland and adopted resolution endorsing Parnell and declnring that nothing less than the demands he has made upon the Liberal leaders or their adi vent to power will satisfy the Irish people H untiiiff ton Cal Is a Meet n jf NEAV C P president of tlie Southern Pacific has issued H call for a meeting of bunkers identitied wjth railroad interests lie states that no agreement hagbeen sign ed anduo provision orinloraiatibniu regardto the purpose of the meetidg isi contained in CAPTURED BY ilcC The Farmers Alliance Resolves Against a Federal Election Bill THE GEORGIA SEKATORSHIP MATTER An Unexpected Combination Con fronts the Democratic Members of the Senate but They Will Fili buster It Idaho lor Dubois OCALA Dec sensation of tho morning session of tho Farmers Alliance was when President Livingston of the Georgia Alliance arose to a question of privilege and denounced is infamously tho insinuations in certain newspa pers aimed at Dr and himself and i oven at President Polk in connection wiih recent Senatorial contest in Georgia Ho demanded the appointment of a fair and impartial committee to thoroughly investi gate the charges President Polk nnd Dr also spoke and it was decided that a committee of investigation be appointed to consist of one member from each State delegation to make a thorough and search lug investiga tion in accordance with the demand of Iho gentlemen concerned At the aftsrnoon session W G McAllister of Mississippi introduced a preamble arid resolution setting forth that the President of tho United States 3u his annual message recommends and urges tho immeduao pas sago of the Lodge Election bill that said hill involves a radical revolution in tho election machinery of tho Union and its passage will be fatal to the autonomy of tho Stato and the cherished liberties of the cit izens that said bill is partisan in spirit and will be partisan iu application thus revital izing tho hoary ghost of sectional estrange ment that in holy water the Alliance has declared against sectionalism The fire sides of tho farmers of the North East South and West are the citadels around which the heaviest battles are being fought and to the end that victory may crown the crusade and irateruity and unity reiuu bo it devolved By the National Farmers Alliance mid Industrial Union of America in nauoiiiil council assembled that we do most solninniy protest against tho passage ol said bill nnu most our Seiuitors to employ all fair and menus to defeat this unpatriotic meas ure wnich can result in noUiiug but evil to our common and beloved country McAllister made a strong speech in favor nf the resolution Delegate Doming of Pennsylvania said he regarded the introduction of tho resolution as untimely that there was largely preva lent at the North a feoling that the Farmers Alliance was a Southern organization saturated with Southern sentiments and trlmt the passage of these resolutions would strengthen opinion and cheek the growth ol tho Alliance in the North and East A delegate from Illinois expressed the same sentiment He feared the adoption of the resolution would confirm the charge that the Fanners Alliance is a partisan body The Alliance he said is getting a grip in the West and localities where the liepubli can sentiment is strong This action o the National order would tend to throw it into disrepute and stop its expansion over the States of the West and Northwest After several other speeches however McAllisters motipn to adopt tho resolutions was put and carried unanimously amid the wildest enthusiasm Resolutions were also adopted denouncing the Louisiana Lottery as a blow to Ameri can civilization and morals and asking the submission to the people of America of nn amendment to tho National Constitution prohibiting the operation ol lotteries lii any State A resolution will bo offered tomorrow en dorsing Senator Stanfords billtor loaning money on land at 2 per cent interest the mortgages to run for thirty years DiSMORALIZED n ot ii in g No t u ee I iu g or ciice yet been held and no result reach edf in regard to the Vformatioivof tipiiv floodedv withA schemes arid which it is asserted have been consummated An Unexpected Condition Confronts Them in the Senate WASHINGTON Dec Dispatch Francisco Chronicle is a condition and not a theory which confronts The Democratic Senators have never been more ready to adopt the maxim of their idol G rover Cleveland than they have in its applloation to the situation in the United States Senate The theory of tho Democrats has been that the Republican Senators would be so divided and demoral ized by the results of tho election that it would be impossible for them to take up the Election bill much less to think of passing it That was tlio theory of yesterday The condition of today is thai before 3 oclock on the second day of the session the Federal Election bill by tho unanimous vote of the Republican Senators has been brought up as the regular order of business iu the Sen ate that all other measures on tho calendar which under former orders hud secured a parliamentary priority have been tempo rarily laid aside until the Election bill is disposed of and that this has been done as the result of the agreement of u Republican caucus arrived at after one hours consider which there was not a single oppos ing Republican vote The Democrats were amazed at the situa tion and their demoralization was well illus trated by their efforts to overcome the ef fect of the unexpected strategic movement which the Republican Senators had made Tho Democrats were divided in their leader ship and in tho open Senate advertised the dissensions in their councils The most that they could do was to enter upon the filibus tering course permitted by the rules of de manding that the text oftbe long bills of the House and the Senate should be read That was their parlimcntary right Two hours at least ol ttroe could bo wasted by this movement during which the Democrats might hope to come to some agreement as to the means to which they could resort to pre vent the Republicans from passing the Elec Some of tbeui wished to go so far as to deny to Mr Hoar the right to take up the Election bill but Mr Harris of Ten nessee the ablest Parliamentarian on the Democratic sido insisted that Mr Hoar was in the right A FlTiIBUSTEKING PROGRAMME WASHINGTON Dec Democratic Senators caucus this afternoon decided to maintain opposition to the Elections bill seize every opportunity to discuss it ex and strive to amend every ob jectioaable feature as reached in detailed consideration of the measure The caucus did not undertake to formulate air order of business as the Republican Senators have not yet completed their programme THE CONNECTICUT FARMERS They Meetl and Designate What Leg islation Tliey Want v Dec TJi e League held Its njeetjng at today and adopted name folio wing jepts to be State insurance againstlossby of States Senators by in weotoraLbody in each similar m those appointed to elect a president provision by Congress Hinder a amendment to en avt such luwrt as bo necessary in order to make it oasily possible for any one de sirintr it to own and ooeupv suftioieitt land from which to earn a livelihood by oblig ing The when nwossary to this end TO sell enough of their land for that purpose on nsy terms and at a price not exceeding Its assessed valuo of taxation HARRISON BljAlNIS STANFORD One of These Will Be the Next Re publican Candidate NEW Yonic Dec Dispatch San Francisco OirojJidc Creed Haymond of San Francisco leaves To morrow for an extended tour abroad Tie will go direct St Petersburg from here and after gaining an insight into life at the Russian capital will visit Moscow spend some time in Paris and Constantinople stop in India on his way TO Japan and at tho conclusion of a lone stay in tho land of the Mikado complete his journey around the world hi one of Pacific Mail tloet which will carry himVfrom Yokohama to Fran cisoo about a year hoiiob Col Haymond jiave your correspondent nn lyur of his time this evening in whioh lie the events of his recent visic U was a pleasant surprise So he said I found him not only exceptionally man apparently in the bloom of vigorous keen and active as one of thirvy 1 lid not realise until T talked with the Secretary what an error 1 tnio nt the convention in not sup porting him for tinpresidential nomination It was the mistake of my life that 1 did not follow Mr Do Youngs lead and ex tend my efforts in behalfMr De You was riiibt and I was wronK it cannot bo denied that Harrison Is n stronsj man 1 was told by one of the members of the Supreme Uench that the President is one of the ablest lawyers iu Washingtontoday His administration too will I think bo ft suecess He does not seem to be the least disconcerted by the result of the late elections lie told me dnritttf a luncii he jrave mo thathis intention was to stand by the McKlnley bill and that ho had every faith in the benefits of the Regarding actions in the Bar rum ia matter the President had considera ble to say and told me what was made public in his message that had been recalled A CalifornJan will no doubt be nominated to succeed him but the President has not decided from what part of the State he will draw to fill the Mr Haymond talked nt some length on California politics was asked are Mr Stanfords aspirations in his future political life Will he attempt to gain the Presidency V It Is a Haymond replied evasively that no man would like to re fuse but just what ho will do in the next Republican National Convention I cannot say To come to the point however this prophecy 1 will make The next Republi can nominee for President will be Harrison Blaine or Mr ITaymond reverted to his call at the WhiteHouse and said it was the Presi dents intention to visit California next year as ho had become intensely interested in tho growth of the Pacific Slope llay moud said many things in favor of Harri son but it was quite evidentthat he looked upon Biaino and Stanford as the important figures in his Presidential prophecy f FOR DUBOJS North fdalio Does Not Expect a Senator BOISE Dec to TRTB Fred T Dnbois arrived in the city this is looking well His rooms at tho new hotel are crowded with friends who come to greet the coming Sen ator borne Sam Weilor and Frank Feun memberselect from Idaho county came in today Judge Olagett is expected to night Weiler and Fenn were interviewed tonight atthe Overland as to the sentiment up reference to the Senatorial question They aaid the sentiment was unanimously in favor of Dubois Fcnn said his people were a unit on Dubois and Shoup While the people up north would not object to a Senator they did not expect one The Representative and Governor wore good enough to strengthen the ranks THE DAYS DISASTERS A Fire at An Un known Schooner Lost DETROIT Dec 3 The finecut department of the Scottcn tobacco works burned this morning Loss The stock Is also a total loss value unknown Two firemen wore killed aud two injured by falling walls Tho dead are 0 G Robinson a pipeman nnd Lieutenant Patrick Coughlin Peter Cullen a pipeman and Lieutenant Peter Pomay were seriously hurt Six hundred girls are thrown out of employment Thw loss is of which was on the building aud the remainder on stock and machinery It is partially insured HALIFAX N Dec Intelligence was received tonight of a fearful disaster in thejiay of Fundy A schooner was cap sized and went down with all hands The disaster occurred in the afternoon and was witnessed by parties on land who owing to the heavy storm were unable to render assistance The Ind entity of the schooner is unknown PiiTSiiuua Dec 4 About 1 oclock this morning Thursday fire broke out in the flat owned by Dr Dickson The lower part is occupied as a drug store Two bodies have been taken oat of the building those of Mrs Irvine the janitress and her hus band The latter was burned to a crisp It Is supposed that these two are the only ones lost The SmeltingConference CHICAGO Doe 3 A conference of repre sentatives of numerous smelting works throughout the country closed this evening President Thompson of tho National Load Trust said the meeting had been very thorough harmonious and satisfnctory to all said to have a plan perfected for a central association and the conference decided to recommend the adop tion of this plan by all of the smelting and refining companies in the United States The conference will meet again in Chicago should tho plan gain the approval of all the interests represented Investigating the CHICAGO Dec 3 Tames C Pcasley treasurer of the Burlington Railroad was brought into the Federal Court this after noon for refusing to answer questions before the Federal grand iury and refusal to pro duce the books and papers of the company Tho to discover whether the road is violating tho loterstato Commerce law by giving certain shippers rebates Blodgett decided that Peasley must an swer and produce the books A Manufacturing Failure PASSATC N Dec Kitten house manufacturing mills have with lia bilities The assets are some thing less The failurewae brought about by the embarrassment of other houses and the lowpricespravjiillngin the wool market A Crippled Steamer EILojJiioN The Anchor ti lie steamer few York for Glasgow con cfcrning safety anxiety fcas been felt days overdue passed Tory shaft broken HIE WICKEDNESS OF A DAY A Gay Omaha Man JMnets a fa ftirl 11 vLLf ulili THE FATHER FOLLOWS WITH I A Yonnjr American Roguo Swindles Gen Frislcc in Pcr cey Years for Broker Mysterious Assault OMAHA Deo to TRIB Last Monday evening a young lawyer named came here Arapahoe whore ho had boon making some collections bringing with him Una Hoidrege a very pretty girl about 16 years old Thoy re mained in town day yesterday Last evening as they wore purchasing tickets the depot tho girls father who had fol lowed them from Arapahoe walked up to pointinga revolver at bis bead fired Crane ran from the depot followed by another shot which like the first failed to Mr IToldrego said Orana had abducted the girl took her homo will him A YOUNG AMERICAN He Passes Himself Off in Mexico an Carlisles Son Deo Dis Chronicle George P Clark traveling agent of the Missouri PacificKail way who lias jest re turned from Mexico tells how a smart young man passed himself off as the son of an American statesman There arrived In the City of Mexico November 24th a person calling himself John G Carlisle who claimed to bo a son of Senator Carlisle of Kentucky He formed the acquaintance of prominent citizens among them General Frlsbee who indorsed a dxalc on Senator Carlisle for soon left on tho train for Mon terey General Frisbcos suspicions were aroused by his sudden disappearance and telegraphed Senator Carlisle who repfled My two sons are at Tho telegraph was then brought into requisition to arrest tho man at Monterey but he Lad retraced his steps to San Luis Potosi and there he was arrested on the night of November 23rd and pit in jail Prior to his arrival in the City of Mexico the Two stated that John G Oar lisle and James G Blaine would arrive in the capital on the 24th Some Americans went to the depot to receive tho sons the two distinguishedAmericaiv statesmen They asked Carlisle what had becomeof James G Blaine and confidentially tween you and rue I had to leave JJriu There was an exchange of courtesies and drinks in the course of which the gentle man parading under the name of Carlisle ingratiated himself into their affections and deceived them with real tact He then called on several Americans including a Baptist clergyman after his depart ure found S25 missing from tho charity box A MTSTJGRIOUS ASSAULT A Squaw Creek Cabin Midnight Visitors Boisra Dec tOTnin Squaw creek James Uall waa shot seriously by parties unknown W H McCowan who left Long Valley on account of some trouble stopping at Balls place while awaiting preliminary examination McCowan taya during the night two men entered the room after Hall had retired knocked him McCowan down beat binj fired a ahot which hit Hall and then hastily retreated Hall rode on horseback the next morning to some neighbors six miles distant It is thought the attacking parties wers after McCowan Yesterday Dave Richardson was found dead In his bouse In Kuby Gulch below the station a short distance from the Moore Creek crossing Probate Judge Hart went down to bold an inquest and had not re turned at last accounts A Widow Robbed CnAnrKsroN W Dec robbers entered the house of Mrs Carey a wealthy widow residing at Sewell took her from bed bound and gacged her and secured Two of the robbers were subsequently captured but soon after escaped and in an exchange of shots that followed a man named Mason was shot dead Mrs Pcrcey Sentenced to Death LONDON Dec trial of Mrs Nellie Percey for the murder of Mrs Hogg wife of a London porter and her child resulted today in sentence of The murder was commited October 24th when Mrs Hogg visited Mrs Percey to remonstrate against tho latters intimacy with Hogg Mary Walker A Murderer Killed A WILLIAMSTOWN Dec 3 Last eren ing George Burgess a saloonkeeper shot and fatally wounded Alice McKinley and oarrieaded himself in the Baloon This Sheriff a Deputy Marshal broke down the door A fusillade followed ending with the death of Burgess Broker Smith Sentenced Nrvv YORK Dec Albert H Smith member of the ilrai of Mills Kobeson Smith baukers was today sentenced to seventeen years imprisonment In State prison for forgery A SCOTCHMANS LUCK AM Finds Himself a Wealthy Lord OMAHA Iec Special to A young Scotchman named James who came to Omaha in April last and se eured employment with a commission firm for per has just been notified tuat by the discovery of a will made by his mother in 187S he becomes heir to the family estate valued at and the tide Lord Dunbel Upon receiyingtho notiflca tion he left for New York where he will take the nest steamer employed by the commission firm he beoamp engaged to Miss Florence Gray of this city i and they were to be married 7 KISSCS Letters ALBANY Dec San eisioD ot tlie Circuit net proniise agalnst ;