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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - July 31, 1890, Salt Lake City, Utah CIRCULATION EXCEEDING THAT 0V In tho City Combined TriE MOST EXTENSIVE In tlio Koeky Mountain Koglons VOL XXXIXNO 199 SALT LAKE CITY UTAH THURSDAY JULY 31 1890 PRICE FIVE CENTS A MILITARY SEHSAT10M Array Circles All Agog Over the BrookeKaatz Affair VERY PERSONAL CORRESPONDENCE flcnoral Brooke Accused Ttautx of Telling an Official tho TrpuhJfr Oath luikoH Population Kr ronooualy Katimated SALT LAKK TUMJUNF i 517 Foiivteunth WABrnNOTON H July 17 1ROO I Arrny circks in WaKhlnfftim aro greatly interested in tho controversy in tho riHiil of thd PJattf botwoon Rrooko and Colonel August N of tlm Eighth Infantry UrooUo proferrod against Coloiul of ioriduct uiibocoTnlrig ftn olllcor and a gentleman and placed him under u fist and ColorKsl Kantx has In turn pru like charges roaorai Hrnnko as is snowii by the papors in tno War DwjHirttneiit acorns to have arisen from tho action of tho quaitermaslor Liou touant A tries of Fort Ninbrara in bolng in in Uio arrest of a Kontinol and lijo bringing him of charges of nog duty whilo guarfilig prisoners on gagod In 1allguo duty Tho court whiuh sat at Vrt Nlobrara luring Colonel KauUs Hbsorico acquitUd tho apparently on lhfi ground that tho quartermaster be ing unlawfully in charge of tho general police of tho had exceeded his powers and boeauso ho had no positive or dors to tho HOntlnol to koop tho prisoners at work In reviewing tho case General Rrooko nuulo a savage endorsement whioh virtually Colonel for placing tho quartorrnaator In of tho gonoral po lice In violation of paragraph 400 of tho army regulations and of paragraph 51 of Konnans Guard Manual To tills Colonel denying that Llmiteuant Arnos had bron placed In clmrgo of tho general police of tho garrison or that tlicro had boon any violation of the army regulations Ho stated that tho pris woro on fatlguo duty only and that tho regular police duty was performed on Saturdays under tho direction of tho offi cer of tho day He denied that tho turning ovor of tho prisoners to tho post quarter master for work on fatlguo duty could bo construed as tho gonorai polloo duty referred to by tho regulations To this General Ilrooko replied In a letter charging Colonel KuuU with making reports with In tout to mislead uiKldooolvq tho Do partrnorit Gornrmimlor and under date of July 12th Colonel answered tho same Ina lottor to General Uropko Adjutant Gunoral which is by Gononil as dlsrospootful charging General Hiooko with duty and with reck lessly supporting ths vlow of acting JudgoAdvooato Tho lottor conciudos as follows Tho reckless confidence with which tho Department Commander supports tho views of his acting Judgo Advocate In this uaao Is manifest but if ho loaves to his staff officer tho review of cases when tho law It his own personal duty and dooms It proper to uso Irrelevant matters lovciopod In tho proceedings of courtmar tials to arraign post commanders It would bo well to mako sura that tho points aro woli taken for as In this case tho evidence may bo at fault and tho action of tho court tho result of a successful qulbnlo Is nothing In my endorsement of tho llth of July that in any way justlllos tho accusation by tho Department Com mander contained In your lottor of tho l7Ui ilune It is utiparalloicd In my experience of official correspondence and It should havo boon evident to him when ho made It that noVifflcer with thosllphtoHt selfrespect otin possibly rest content under it It par takes of tho nature of H personal assault is tho more mortifying to mo and uu becomlns to him from thft facb that It is doiivereil from the entrenched position which rank and command glvo to him Ho should not mako It unless hf expects inirt Is willing tu support it with proper charges a statocl In niy littpr of tho 17th of lupo His answer to that lotter irulloatos that hedaros not giving me that opportunity to vindicate myself I havo therefore tho right to isk that ho recall the objectionable words In your ot Juno J7th namely That ho dons not bolievo or doom your statement as at all by the faots In tho Upon receiving this lottor General Brooko promptly preferred charges against Colonel Kautz for conduct Dtibocoming an oflloor and a gentleman and a violation of tho 20th article of war Colonel Kautz at once re taliated Uypreferring charges Rgainst Gen eral Brooko alleging conduct an ofllcor ami a gontlcmau ou partof General Hrooko in aoeaslng him falsehood in ofllcial correspondence without cause or provocation Interest in the outcome of tho is heightened by the position of tho accused and his accuser Colonel Kautz is a veteran of the Mexican war subsequently n gradu ate of the military academy and has boon In continuous service in thearmy for forty four years 11 o is the third on tho list of colonels of Infantry and Is a prominent can did a to for promotion for a Flo has a record of magnificent dur ing tho war and sinco Its conclusion and is recognized as one of tbo ablest writers and controvrsolalisU In the service passed ovor when General Brooko was promoted to bo a brigadier and hehaa not boon a favorite of tho Commanding General of tho Department of tho Platte especially inco tho encampment of a year ago whon Colonel Kautzs command completely out fonorulod that of tho Department Commau lor rjGouoral Brooke entered tho volunteers service in 1S61 and tho regular army during its reorganization at the close of tho war His unfortunate poculiarltles of have jnado him more than uupopular in tho Department of the Platto and have created much projudico agaliist him among officers wherever hehas served His present as Kautz is considered at Washington to bo largely due to personal and inaugurated within closiro to humiliate au old and faithful THE TEST OATH BILX4 v Tho House 011 bill to extend tho Idaho Mormon tost oath Wyoming and certain Torrlronps for Its session today but only two members put in an appearance The matter therefore went ovir for a future j Seven mfinbcrs of the committee I an out of city looking after their or on joyIng tho attractions at tin seashore A riurnber of the Democratic i members nre in Uio city and were at tho when tins committee rnot but us Springor of Illinois whoso lead theDemo cratic oomniittcerneri are accustomed to follow Is out of town they remained away from the meeting of the committee Should they succeed at any tlmo during the re maining weeks of the session In getting a quorum and passing thr tost Ofith bill It Is more than likely that thuy will at the sianio umu take up the Now Mexico enabling act IOPULATION i Lakos population will probably exj cued that of tho Sifiti of Nevada Tho rough oomt of Suit Luko City has just liiiiii by the ronsus oflicors and it shows thf population is an in Mince of or HfS cent INKS WASHINGTON Inly Sui ford of Now York today otVored for reference to tinWays and Means Oommit a preamble and rcsoliitioii reciting Mr maiiius ion of opinion upon sugar duties and reciprocity postponed legislation on sugar and molasses flu tics until tho next session and requested the resident to enter Into witliHpaln and tho Contra and Southern Arimrican States looking to tho consummation of reciprocal arrange ments THK VltRK Senator Mltrholl from tho Committee on roHtolIiccs and Cost Koarls reported favora bly with amomlmtMls the bill to extend the free delivery system The bill as pro fujnted proposArl to introduce tho system Into towns anil cities of riot loss than iJOUO population or tho postolTico receipts wore not loss thnn f000 for tho previous fiscal year The committee changed these figures to 5000 population and 87000 post olllcu rocripls A letter from the Post masterGeneral shows that there aro eitlos and towns that would bo entitled to froo dolivory and tlie estimated expense of putting it in operation It The com mlttoo says an appropriation of will bq arnply sulllclont for tho present fiscal yoiir provided tho bill Is enacted into a law at an oarly date NEW YORK AS A MONEY MARKET ENTfltE 15 AN KING ON HE AALtiJtrCAN An Explosion of AntiSilver Ideas in Ko to the Vorolgrn lx to JSuropo THR E BRAVES Trouble Anticipated1 Over the Arrest of Flatted Starters TWO TOUGH ARIZONA CITIZENS KILLED The Keeper of the Hook and One of Irs Inmates Shot Union Pacific Side Burglarized Das tardly Attempt to Burn a Tene ment House SALT LAicKTumuNE BUUBATJ Street WASHINGTON D 7uly I0 1800 Eastern psipois uro working hard nowa days to explain tho continued rise in silver tincl tiio simultaneous riso in agricultural commodities Tho Sun today notes another of gold and a total ox port of slnuo Juno ilJth whlcli it says has Ijoon talcon out for otto purpose namely to tho flnaMolal oontors of Europe drained by SouthAmerica It notes that ounces of silver have also goneout with ounces engaged tor Saturday It adds that nearly all of this silver has boon shipped by ono linn which hns also sold In tho London market ounces whioh It has boon carrying tlioro Those two circumstances aro evidence of tho Increasing Importance of Now York as a financial con lor It Is no exaggeration to say that at this moment tho world is bank Ing on Now York for tho money that bolng obtained horo Is to help repair tho ravages of ovor speculation In South America by European capitalists and It is also furnishing by ovory steamer tho silver which Groat Britain noods for her mint and to stttlo lie i trade balance with India No onois dtsturbrd on account of tho ex ports of silver though thoy bring to naught tho gonoral prediction that tho first olloct of tho now SHvor bill would bo to attract to this country tin surplus silver of Europe but tlioro does not seem to bo any foreign surplus of silver Some apprehension has boon oxprossed In Parliament that tho Government might havo to buy silver at a loss instead of at a profit as heretofore while Gormany awarding to trustworthy advices is beginning to appreciate tho ne cessity of using its entire supply for subsid iary coinage Tho largest accumulation of silver today Is tho ounces stored in this city and It Is estimated that at least half of that is hold for a very decided advance It is cotKedfid that Mio riirront prlco for sllvor will stimulate tho production but it must bo ramomboiod that beginning August the GovornmonJ demand will be Cor more than twico the quantity It has heretofore purchased and it should bo borne in mind that heroaftor the Treasury will not buy bullion as som writers would havo us b Hovo but will lsMto certificates for It in ac cordance with the provisions of tho new aw Tho exports of gold naturally cause some apprehension bemuse tho com muni by has been educated to believe that a loss of gold Is an Impairment of the countrys wealth Yn tho present case the comparatively small coutrlbution which this country hns from its largo stock of gold has helped of tho European monetary markets Wo havo had to take for It secur ities of our own manufacture but at com paratively low prices and tho stock mar ket reflects if anything a willingness to j tako them up on slight recessions THE OOLD BAK SHIPMENTS NEW YORK July hundred thousand dqllarsin gold bars was taken for shipment to Europe ordered this weok Wants Business Agents Tojiioxro July Dispatch Franelsoo Chronidc ferrlrigto the Canadian representation at Washington tho Hail says is very possible that in a few years the movement a prominent ollicial reyresenta tldn abroad will tako a practical form Wo are beginning to feel the want of agentsto look after our hitorosfa whorevpr wo can do any liut while lobbyists could not boSOnt to WashingtonbyCanada wo might have an otlioial thorn to assist the British Ambassador whenever Canadian questions arise Sir Charles Tupperper duty of such an oflletal during the Bchrlng Saa discussion Our greater iioCd in the of officials however lies in tho direction of business agents if wo had to point to for trade to pur business men which destroy trade we tholv labors prpiitable Wo do not wuntigorgeous In foreign plain men with an Cardinal iDying Pallottl is dy July to The Indian trouble in the Flathead country growing out of the sur render of three Indian murderers who are being shielded by their tribe1 on the reserva tion is growing serious A Missoula special to the Miner says Sheriff Houston returned from the Flat head country this morning and goes back tonight to Ravclli where ho will meet Agent Rozian ruidGpveVnor Toole Sheriff Houston is in hopes that the Indian mur derers will bo delivered up peaceably but ho has Informed tho agent that ho will have them at any hazairl He has instructed his deputies ovor tho entire country to have large possos ready anrl ho will take from here a body of picked rnent and unless tho Indian murdorurs are surrendered by the time the invading force returns there will bo no noofl of an agent Arloe Kanisdoll Informs your correspond ent that when ho went to Dayton Creek some time since and dematided tho crimin als from Chief Eiios tho Indians sur round od him in a threatening manner and ordered him to leave saying Our hearts are bravo We the white men but the Intrepid officer rodo into their camp alono and met Enos who told him that tho murderers had just to take thorn If ho could Ho saw tho folly of attempt ing it and returned TWO TOUGH CITIKKNS DEAD i FORT THOMPSON July Special to murder took place this morning near Fort Grant resulting in the shooting of J W Cress by William Roberts of Uonlta Both men live in the same com munity uncl havo donti so for some years but owing to tholr different vocations have not been on very amiable terms for some time KobortSis the Constable of his dis trict and also runs a smallstore and saloon while his victim Cross conducted a dance house of tho lowest order winch the colored soldiers of Fort Tho Institutitlon was properly namod The Colored wqmeji of most notori ous character thero holdforthy audou and about payday at tho fort which occurs monthly they hold high carnival quito fre qnontly resulting In ithe of one or more of tho Nations defenders Drinks and concoctions not known to the bartend ers of tho civil teed portions of the globe wore there distilled into tho frequenters of tho Hook for more pur poses than one Outside of this business Cross had quite a number of cattle and hprsos and from his various sources had n snug little income Tho affair through which ho lost his Hfo was a dispute over so mo land whioh both parties claimed and wanted to fence resulting as above stated Ho died a few hours later and Itoborts Is now under arrest At about 10 oclock this morning a colored oxsoldier cruelly murdered his mistress Sarah McChards and her threeyearold child presumably through joalousy Mc Oharris husband of tho unfortunate woman is a sold lor belongingtoTroop IT Tenth Cavalry now stationd at Fort Apache She was stopping at tho Hook mentioned above whore tho killing took place which resulted In Immediate death Previous to this she had lod a life full of events not calculated to bring any joy to herself having figured in a number of scraposwhlch resulted moro or loss disastrously to some of the partici pants Tier murderer who Is now under arrest served ton years in the army but on account of his dissolute life and vicious habits he was not reenlisted a few months ago when his term of enlistment expired A v r SApn nounrcn Idaho July to Union Pacific depot at this place was entered by burglars last night and tho safe open and robtod When Agent Reamer arrived at tho station this morning ho found tho safo rolled out into the baggage room and a large hole cut into its burglars had entered the room through a window arid in order to avoid giving an alarmby lights rolled tho safe out to the baggage room which has no windows Tools from the section house were used and an effort was open the combination but that attempt proved fu tile and then attention to baok ofthe safe A hole large enough for a mans head was cut through the safe and tho money drawerrifled Tho swag amounted to only Tho burglars made their escape but this afternoon a young man coming down on the southbound train was arrested for com plicity Lie gives his namo as James E Nash and claims to been a brakeman on the Klo Graiido road Nash was soenin company with three other men around the depot the Tho officers are on the track of those throe who havo gone into thejugper country TENEMENT HO1JS15 NEW YOUK July Dispatch Francisco Chronicle de termined attempt was m ado yesterday to burn down a fivestory tenement house in which twentytwo Jewish fainillos live Tho three back rooms second floor occupied by Solomon Wurschauer a slipper hiswife Hannah and five About 4 oclock Mrs Warschauer was seen to go out with hor sixyear old son and an ten months Teh min utes later ayoung girl house discovered firo burning in the rooms of tho the other ten ants who burst open the door and put out the They found that everything had boon carefully avrangcd for a bigblaxe Tlu00 tiros boon stalled by the incon diaiy Thero a blight blazo in the kitchen the dooi Suspended fioui a bracket was filled with beri zlno vith a pin hole m the bottom The benzine dropped into the lire adding fuel to it Under tho table in the sittingroom Aas another fire fThore as also ox bladder filled hanjcing near at hand Aionnd oaoh ofi Uio bladders was a quantity of fly wetling of wiich wsis with benzinfe and huag down to the floor In the bedroomthere was also a five burning in a pile of rags and paper Near the blaze stood a can of which was leaking and the floor was thor oughly saturated with it A quantity of fly netting all of which was saturated with wis scattered over the floor There wars also a big lire in the kitchen stove on which stood H kettle of boiling fat Detec tives arrested Mrs Warschauer KVTDESGE OF A FOUL DEED PORTLAND July Thompson and wife and his sons wife of Great Chebeaque island report yesterday that while berrying on Goose island near Chebeaque they came across the remains of two children On a rock were four hands and four feet recently cutoff A large fire had been built near by the charred wood were bones as if the eliildronK bodies had been burned DETERMINED TO BURN TUli TOWN TOLEDO July most extraordinary condition of affairs prevails at an oil village twenty miles south of this city There have been five incendiary fives within a week and every business house has been destroyed The cause is thought to be the passage by the authorities some time ao of an ordinance forbidding the I sinkingof gas or oil wolls within tho town limits It is alleged that men who were hoUlinir town lots at big prices hoping to soil thorn to oil men and finding their as pirations together to burn the town with a view to turn the site into oilproducing territory The citizens tried to lynch a detective who was looking into the matter AN ENGINEER WITH SAND TRINIDAD July Santa Fe train from the south due here at p was hold up by four riien three miles south of Trinidad One man stopped the train with a red lantern and as it stopped three men stepped up to the cab and bugan firing at shooting him twice through the hand arid wrist The fireman William Hall lias a severe wound in the head Tho steam and ran the train to Trinidad aifd on to La lunta Tho wounded fireman is at fthe Grand Union Hotel The shooting begun without a word of warning The engineer and fireman wore given no show for their lives The officials are scouring the moun tains A 1IANCHMAN MURDERED DENVER July Dallas speclalto tho News A man night herding mules gniders on Leopard crook shot and killed W Foster a ranchman last night then stoic a horse from George Hastingss farm and escaped going towards Moutrose Tho ShcrilV isinpursuit and expectssoon to capture tho man The cause was the murderer taking exception to Foster whipping iris own child The murderedman leaves a wife and six children in destitute circumstances A TERRORIZED VILLAGE TOLEDO July special to tho Com mcrtiial from Bairdstown says all Tine resi dents have their goods packed tonight ready to move out at the slight est intimation of fire Armed men are patrolling tho stroetito guard against aml meiiwpriieii and children are in mortal terror expecting moment to have to fly from1 houses Tho town has about iOO all tho prominent buildings have been iburned by HV ON v TEN MILLION pOXilATiS FOB A tINE Manager McLean Says the Colorado Utah Pacific Will Be CoLiiuaeijced Within Thirty Described DENVER July to Jainos McLean of the Colorado Utah Pa cific in fact is the western end of the Chicago Milwaukee St Paul returned to yesterday and in a conversation said that the road would without doubt Salt Lake City That part oC tho lino from Sioux City to Denver I havo nothing to do but at will be constructed in duo time sothat by the time that our contractors reach the cap ital of Utah we will havo a through air lino from thero to Chicago Late the men who aro back of the line organized a construction company witha wellknown capitalist Mr Chaunoey The company has capital stock The money is available today if it wore needed It was subscribed in New York City and not one farthing was solicited from foreigncapital ists Tho is the capital to build the Colorado Utah Pacific and has nothing to do with the line from Sioux City We have secured Left Hand the strategic point over the mountains After leaving Boulder we will pass through the upper edge of Middle Parkfor Steam boat Springs Thence we turn directly west and the road will run along the Yampa through Rontt county to the Utah lino We will encounter some trouble at tho Uintah mountains but money the line through to Salt Lake The road will get over the Continental Divide at a loAver altitude than aiay other It will cross at Buchanans Pass which is about 0000 feet and there we will have a tunnel about 4200 feet in length The road will pass through the finest section of agricultural and mining country in America and will be 240 miles shorter than the Union Pacific from Denver to Salt Lake and 2S9 miles shorter than the Rio The construction will be commenced within thirty DUNIiO WINS Her FatherinLaws Divorce Suit Decided in Her Favor LONDON July action for divorce by Viscount Dunlo wife who previous tomarriage was a singerina music hall andin which beihier is named as corespondent ended today with a verdict for defendant When Lady Dunlo made her appearance slio was greeted with loud cheers Justice in summing up said it was very that the suit had been brought by Lord OJancarty ind noc by his son Viscount Dunlo throughout his remarks showed sided with Lady Dunlo Russian Judenhetze NEW YORK July Dispatch Francisco Chronicle Viennaspecial A case impending in Russiafor the expulsionof the Hebrews numbering from that This action is said to be contemplated as the only meansof putting an end to the constant strifes between thepoorerclasses ofcitizens and peasants and growing out of and race hatreds Tlie Kotbschiicls areurging France to use her influence with Russia for the preventiou of the threatened expulsion i Worlds Fair Legislation July 30 the House tho Semite loint resolution was taken up and amended to rbe effect th it that the bonds in aid of the Worlds Fair be payable at the expiration of thirty yejis instead of twenty and passed The Senate refused this afternoon to con OUT in one of the House pro vidmg that any indebtedness cr be paid by Chicago This ported back to the House tomorrow THE DEMOCRATS ROT GUILTY Codrell Denies That His Colleagues Are Obstructionists THEY ABE THE GREAT EXPEDITERS He Denounces the Methods of the Tariir Debate Resumed on the Central American House Proceedings WASHINGTON July the Senate Shorman offered an amendment to the De ficiency Appropriation hill referred to Com mittee on Appropriations appropriating for marking the boundary line be tween the United States and Mexico and called attention to its urgency A resolution offered by Sherman fixing the daily hour of meeting at 10 a m was taken up Cockrell salt that he would support tho resolution and wanted to give a few reasons why Some taunts had been made recently by the Senators of Rhode Island and Maine Aldrich and Prye about the delay on the part of the Democratic minority Ho wanted those Senators to see the relative amount of work done in the two Houses The Senate had up to tho 23th of July passed bills and 100 other bills had been acted upon by committees and been indefinitely postponed making the whole number of Senate bills actually disposed of 1445 That was considerably more than onethird of all the bills introduced in tbo Senate No such record had ever been made before Tho House out of over bills introduced there passed a more fraction of the whole Out of all the Senate bills passed the House had only passed 231 while of the House bills the Senate had passed tilS How he asked had so much work been done in the Senate Had the minority been wasting time by interposing objections or by unnecessary discussion Had the minority consumed this time as the majority had done under the last ad ministration in criticising the Executive or pleading the civil service law to prevent the removal of Democratic officials before tho end of their terms of office Nothing of the kind Had notthe bills for the admission of Idaho and Wyoming as States been allowed by the minority to pass although everyone knew that neither one of them had sullicient population to entitle it to in tho House Those bills were passed only through the inconceivable forbearance of the Democratic minority and yet the Democrats were criticised the moment they wanted a little explanation and a little light on theTarill bill If there wore a Democratic majority in the Senate ic made au attempt to pass bills of New Mexico and Ari zona as States tho Senator from Maine Frye would havo prancedup the center aisle and the Senator from Ver would have raised his voice They would have roared like caged lions and screamed like chained hyenas laughter againstthe action of tho Demo cratic majority Why he asked had not the House dis posed of more bills than it had disposed of The reason was that It ignored in its organ ization and its rules tbo funda mentalprinciples of parliamentary discus sion Hequoted from a letter written by Tliomas Bi Roed in June and pub lished in Chautanqna It would be re njouiherecl he said that Reed was once a the House of Representatives One of the sentences in that remarkable production was in these words A2ull froo frank discussion very life of in telligent Another sentence was needless suppression of discussion is tyrannic whether done by a king or a ma Ho challenged any Republican Senator to show an instance where the Democratic majority had attempted any unnecessary delay Tho resolution was then agreed to The TarilV bill was taken up and Morrill addressed the Senate Morrill Vermont said the denunciation of American manufacturers by the oratori cal free traders indicated that they pre ferred the prosperity ol the foreign manu facturer to that of their own that they would compel tho latter to manu facture as cheaply as the foreigner pay no higher wages orabandon their business Tho real purpose was finally to break down and degrade the of wages of American workmen Coming to the ques tion of agricultural depression Morrill said there was a glutof misinformation dissimul ated on that subject and a concealment of the fact that the prices products are depressed throughout world Tho only passible remedy within reach of the Ameri can farmer is positive practection against foreign competition and such encouragement to other avocations as would increase tho consumers of their He asserted than in 1SSS had it not been for a duty of 20 cents a bushel on the wheat of India it would have snatched tho market of New York from the State of Wisconsin as well as from all other Western States Tho farm mortgage indebtedness bad beengrossly ex aggerated and he understood the census re ports would the farnrmortgages in Kansas and Maine were less than one quarter of the amount which had been rep resented The charge that the American farmers were hugely in debt or more so than the farmers of any other country was a gross calumny Markets which could not be found abroad had to be made at home and they could only be madeby protection Referring to the countries of Central and South America Morrill said of agricultural products cattle sheep and horses they had an abundant and cheap supply not only for also for exportation To carry any of these products there in the hope of finding a market would be like carrying coals to questionof sugar Morrill adding of free sugar to the breakfasttable presented a stronger case than cof fee presented in 1S72 for like by a bounty the United States could as had been done bv several European coun tries supply alf its own sugar would be at home that is now sent to Cuba and elsewhere never to return sion Morrill said that any amendment of fered in good faith that would improve the bill would be cordially received but all at tempts to engraft them upon it would he hoped be 1 At the close of Merrills speech the con sideration of the bill was The amendment offered by McPherson was McPherson continued to offer amendments reduction of rates on articles in th6 chemical schedule but they were all merci lessly Rejected byparty vote The only change made in the schedule was a reduc motion of Aldrich of on chloroform from 40 to 25 cents per pound moved to the iodo foiuiirom to St per pound Rejected The Tariff bill was then laid aside and the conf eience repoit on the District of Columbia Appropriation bill presented No action was taken and executive session the Senate adjourned House WASHINGTOK July Md called up tho conference report upon the of Columbia Appropriation bill Cannon resigning the right to call up the Sundry for the reason that sickness jn family necessitated his speedy return home opposed the report on the ground that if ihe bill woro passed there would he a detieit of to After debate the eonferonce report was ncrreed to and tho weni into Oommit tee of the Whole on the Senate amendments twihe Sundry Civil bill Cummings muK in upon the di rector of ihe Geological Survey and favored the Senate Irrigation amendment Cannon replied brielly Pending action the committee rose and the Speaker an nounced the appointment of the following members of the Committee to investigate the charges against Commissioner Merrill Smyser Goodnight and Martin Adjourned OUR NTAVV A PEBiBD OF TOBBULENGE Stormy Times Among lie Central American States OUR GOVERNMENT IS INTERESTED How the Squadron of Evolution Was Fetei Abroml NEW YOUK luly Tho Squadron of Evolution has arrived from Rrazil Admiral Walker was seen by a reporter thi after noon and in conversation was enthusiastic over tho cruise He took occasion to deny emphatically tho stories that have been printed here fiom time to time of disalVco tiou in the squadron trouble among the of ficers etc Ho said lie never had been on a cruise that was so entirely free from any thing like lisadection or disturb nee on board the voxels Of course in a squadron containing 1500 officers and under mili tary restrictions it was inevitable of fenses must occasionally occur Of course penalties wore inliieuxi but no serious of fenses were committed and there were no penalties that could be described as severe The squadron was received abroad with the utmost kindness and courtesy We wore in added tho Admiral from the moment dropped anchor at Lisbon until wo left the Mediterancan station and at Rio Janeiro tho fethig was continued with redoubled zeal Tho indeed construed our coming as a special honor could not suilioiently express their appreciation of Train Will Bent the Record TACOMA July GeorgeFrancis Train has made arrangements with the Tacoma Ledger to make an attempt to heat the record for a trip around the world He will leave Tacoma August 7th on the steam ship and calculates that he can make the circuit of the globe in Qftysoveu days Tbc Suppression of Dispatches to Bo Pitciiie Mail JDe a Heavy Indemnity Six SjilvAtloriim V or the Rulers TICKETS PLATFORMS REPUBLICAN CONVENTIONS INTKN NJSSSEE AND NORTH DAKOTA The Michigan Prohibitionists Demand Free Coinage and Female Two Congressmen Reiioaninatod July Republican State Convention was called to order ac noon ThereIs a large attendance of dele gates with a fewer colored men on hand thau usual After the appoint ment of various committees the convention took a rocessat2 oclock this afternoon At the afternoon session Congressman Houk was in ado permanent chairman The was adopted with great applause It reaffirms allegiance to the principles of the last National platform andendorses the Administration of President Harrison the acts of the Republican Representatives in Congress especially their effort to enact a protective tariff law It recognizes the right and duty of Congress to pass an effect ive National election law and expresses confidencein thewisdom and patriotism of the Republican party that it will not pass any law that would unsettle the business interests of any country is congratulated upon the wise solution of the silver question in Congress Strong oppo sition is expressed to trusts and the bill recently passed by Congress against such combines is heartily approved The Democratic administration of the State of Tennessee is denounced as weak short sighted nonprogressive and unpatriotic Hon Lewis tt Baxton of Davidson county president of the Nashville Commer cial Club was nominated for Governor by acclamation THIS ASSASSINATION DISTRICT LITTLE July Demo cratic Congressional convention for thesec ond Arkansas district today nominated Clifton R Breckinridge for Congress by ac clamation This is the district io which the Clayton contest is now pending in Con gress NEBRASKAS INDEPENDENT TICKET LINCOLN July Indepen dent State convention completed its ticket late last Auditor John Befitty of Holt county AttorneyGeneral George W Douglas Commis sioner of Public Lands and Buildings W F Weight of NemahaSuperintendent of Pub lic Instruction Professor D Almonds of NORTH DAKOTA REPUBLICANS GRAND N July Re publican State convention reassembled this morning butthe credentials committeewas not ready to report and an un til 2 was taken This evening organization was pcrficled There was a fierce fight over the nominations and at a late hour the con vention is still in session Captain TCnrk of Fargo was nominated for Governor Roger and N H Johnson for present incum Hansbrough being knockedout PROHIBITION PLATFORM July Prohibition State convention today nominated the fol Governor Pnt LieutenantGovernor Iknry len E P State Treasurer Ansel P Coddingtuii At torney General J R Adsit The platform declares among other things for prohibition of the manufacture transportation or sale of liquor the Austra lian ballot system the election of Presi dent VicePresident and Senators by direct vote of the people nodisfrauchisement on account of sex free coinageof silver and increased currency meet the demands of business B TB TAYLOR RENOMINATED CLEVELAND Ohio July 30 B Tay lor was renominated by acclamation by the Republicans of the Nineteenth AN PRESIDENT Unless Celraan Resigns He Be Assassinated LONDON July Times correspond ent at says The exaspera tion against Celmau is indescribable Un less he resigns it is feared attempts will be made upon his life The Bourse is closed and settlements postponed until August 9th The exchange shops quote gold at President Celman does not appear to realize bis position It isreported that the squadron has surrendered TheMinister of War has issued a bulletin pardoning and the ievolu tionists and declaring that national guards are ready to country and President The is treated with and copies have been scattei ed throughout the city ure trampled under foot by the people The Omaha Republican Suspends OMAHA 7uly 30 Omaha RepiMican the oldest m the city suspended pub lication today Harrison Will Attend BOSTON Harrison has finally promised the G A R Committee to be here August 12th CHICAGO 1uly Pan Frjinriscv Serios jThe proba bility of Mrxioo involved in Oontril is not by 1 H Rrit of the iloomoil is ITUO my Oouluiila is 700 miles of tho tal that authentic intelligoncc doos not travel in that country so rapidly as he said this morning Hut just before 1 loft I had a king our Cnvornor Ciahin and informed by him on a just ooinnlolOl visii to 1 lie capital he had learmxi vhat intended so far us the dignity uul of the Republic would permit to suioUy neutral eontinuod Mr Hrltton such a desire being in with thjitoj1 tlie general public 1 think 1 am safe in predicting Mex ico will not beoomo involved in the war Till OK 1MSPATCHKS WASHINGTON Dispatch Francisco Cliroiiidc De partment of Stale still wait from the Minister to Guatemala nl not less tlinn five telegrams have boeu sent to him within the past ten days There is much dissatisfaction at the Depart ment with this condition ofaffairs ami our Minister at Mexico Ryan his been in struuiied to investigate this cause From communications received from Minister Ryan the Department is made aware that the Guatemala Minister at Mexico Scfior Manuel is in constant tions with the Guatemalan Secretary of For eign Affairs and it sees no reason why tho same means of communication would not ex 1st between Minister Kyaii at Mexico and Minister at Guatemala Accordingly Minister llyan has been instructed to insist upon having the sam facilities that Sefior Delguez Minister at the Oity of Mexico en ioys As it is no fault of the Mexican Govern ment that Minister Ryan does not now en 1oy these facilities of communication with Minister Mlzner his complaint will probably be lodged with the Guatemalan Minister Mexico who will in turn communicate it to his Government The Guatemalan Govern mentis in no position at thistimeto irritate the United States Government by to entertain her remonstrations and the probabilities are that communication be tweenour Minister to the Central can republics and tho State Department will at an early day In regard to of arms on tho Pacific mail steamer Colima by tho it that yetUeeiJ by tlie State Department because no report of the facts of the case can be obtained except through who was on board and will be fa miliar with the details From otlicr sources which however are not absolutely reliable it is understood that there existed an arrangement between Guatemala and Steamship Com f pany by which the latter agreed not to de liver any arms or munitions of war to coun tries at war or having trouble with Guate mala When the steamer Colima arrived at San Jose do Guatemala and the Guate malan authorities were Informed that there were arms aboavd of her destined for Salva dor they remonstrated with the Oflicers of tho steamer and protested against the de livery of the arms The captain of the Co lima agreed not to land the arms inSalva dor but promised to take them back on his return trip In spite of his assurances the Gautemalan authorities decided to seize the arms and put this decision into execution The steamship company is said to have de manded an indemnity from Guatemala AMERICAN INTERESTS JMIOT15CTKD While the State and Navy Department of ficials were watching with keen interest the daily doings between Salvador and Guate mala there is no special alarm felt for the safety of American residents in sec tions The Thetlc and there July 14th have probably reached tho scene of trouble by this time andare doubt less giving all necessary protection to the American interests on the coast of these countries As far as heard from there no troubles on the east coast af present but on the side theNavy Depart mcnt has concluded tc send the to ihis coast to await developments and guard our interests in case of AN ACCOUNT OK Til 15 TKOUBLB NBW YORK July George W Bock a physician who lived many years aO the of Guatemala arrived on the Bteamer A yesterday In the course of a talk on tho state of affairs there he re viewed the troubles over the proposed union which had been on some time and As to the elections of presi dent it was mutiuiUy agreed that one should be chosen every four years and from i different republic until the grand round was each one having o president in the This meant that each republic should elect president of the ihiioii once in twenty years and this did not suit San Salvador at all When her dele gate returned the Government repudiated what lie had done and denied that its delegate bad been endowed to sign or ascree ioany such This roused President Barillas of Guate mala to action and declared that San Salvador hod agreed to the contract and the Governmf nt must stick Ik at once sent an army to menace the frontier of Sal vador but ifforwards withdrew it toascer tain what Costa Rica would do before going into serious actioo me say right here that Guatemala can raise an army of men and she has now about in the field This is a large army for a country having only two and one half millions of people San Salvador in the field and Costa Rica Costa Rica took no formal action in its legislative council respecting theattitude of San Salvador but an armed force was sentto prevent the Nicaragua forces from holding any commu nication with tlie Salvadorians Salvador troops had meantime crossed the boundary into Guatemala and tried to reach the railroad running from San Jose on the Pacific Coast to the capital of Guatemala Over thistine all tary supplies of the Guatemalans come if it could be held there would nothings for President Barrilas to do but to soon as got this our armywas at once sentto cutoff word of the action 01 hib men to keep along the frontiei and en gage the army of Salvador if It attempted to again penetrate GuatemaU The war if war it cin be called will as other squabhles 5f a like nature have There will be little bloodshed too cowardly to light and If truth he known it would found that thd simply another way the few families who I Guatemala In the You can name 1 J L ;