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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - June 19, 1890, Salt Lake City, Utah CIRCULATION EXCEEDING THAT Xn tlie City Combined THE MOST EXTENSIVE AND In Mountain VOL SALTLAKE CITY MORSTSTG JUNE 10 1890 PEICE FITJB CENTS AT THE SPEAKERS MERCY The Senate Silver Bill Handed Over to Mr Rccd HE PROCEEDS TO DISPOSE OF IT The House Not Even Informed of HH Sad JH Now Placed Where It Will Not Annoy tlio Adrniiiis tration SALT LAKE TmmTNR I ti June 18 The very of tin silver slbua tJori here tonKht that thorr is general Inclination among tho Republicans of the JIouso to gt Together upon a satisfactory compromise measure clfchor W proposed by Senator Spooner or the House bill tlio redemption feature stricken out or free coinage to tho production or American It looks tonight as IT nothing would be clono until tho Republi cans have had moro time to utfchango views Thero IH a general fooling thfit tho Demo crats should not bo allowed to control tho action of both houses of Congress Everybody at tho Capitol has been specu lating as to Speaker Roods course All kinds of rumors worn afloat but they could all bo Sifted down Into ono general state that under no circumstances what ever would Speaker penult tho Silver bill to 10 House In Its present form Tho coinso of business was anxiously watched In tho Hotiso this morning The present In groat force and thoir faces wore wreathed In for they confidently to gottho support of tlio free coinage Republicans and concur In the Senate ft turned out that not ono of tho froo coinage was qulto ready to turn over tho management Of tho House proceedings to Democratic hands and the minority dlsoornfitted There was much anxiety for a Urno de plctofi on tlio faces of the Republican arid Speaker lioed looked nervous when tho votes wore bolng tulcon upon thu question to suspend tho consideration of tlio Indian Appropriation bill with a vlow to taking up the HI Ivor bill Tho result of this votestllVcnod up Mr Roods backbono and as tho Republicans soom Inclined to work together at present thoro Is talk of a compromise upon overy hand AT IlKFIDsi MKltOV It IH learned la to tonight from a source which cannot bo disputed that Speaker Rood has lUs mind what to do with tho Donate KHvor and that ho has not only rnudo up bis mlrid bub that ho has promptly acted upon If Tho result will bo very astonishing to tho members of tho Honso whon It Is loarnud In tho morning and will probably creato i groat sensation Speaker Ueod has referred tho bill to tho Ooriimltlooon Colnugn Weights and iMoas uros This ho was abvlsed by tho journal clerk Mr Henry H Smith was strictly in order under the rules of tho House and tho Speaker accordingly made tho reference No action was taken In open House booause tho ruio provides that tho Speaker shall ro for all bills to tho proper committees with out making public unnouneomont of tho fact Consequently none of tho Uoprosontn tlvos will know anything about It otllclalb until thoy soo tho printed annoimoomont In tho GonurCMinnal Itevnrd tomorrow morning It Isoxnnetud that thoro will be a howl when tho action of thoSoukor Is discovered reference puts It beyond tho power of the silver mon to gain any advantage from ttho Senate amendments to tho bill It puts fcho ontiro into tlio hands of thu Ad ministration people and tho Speaker eau dictate action Just as ho soos it to do A MHKTINO AT ill DENVER Juno to mooting of the Oolorado Silver Associa tion was held bore today aud was ad diossod by FraneLs C Nowlatifls of Nevada n member of the National Silver Committee appointed by tho St Louis convention who has boon In atUmdanoo ac Washington through tlio winter Ho gave an account of tho ponding legislation and of tho posi tion of tho parties and tho Administration and prominent politicians with referenco to it Ho urged an extension oC the work of tho National Silver tho organ ization of a birnoCaUlo lougtio undor tho presidency of General Warner of Ohio which Is to act In cooperation with tho bmotallio leagues of France England Germany and Italy and is to In thoso ocmntvlos tho work of educating and preparing pamphlets lu tho lan guages of tho various countries with a vlow to invltuiiT tho producers mid agricultural classes with tho political economists of thoso countries who have de clared themselves almost unanimously tn favor of tho blmetullle system in tho war upon tho monometallic gold standard Tho meeting was ono of groat earnostuoss and resolutions were adopted favoring fioo coinage opposed to bullion redemption aud advocating tho retirement of thoso Senators Congro3smon who vote for such a measure A COMrilOMISIS PROBABLE Juno 18 fAssociated Is a strong probability that tho difficulty arising ovov tho position in which tho Republicans In tho House flnd thonsolvcs tn consequence of tho passage of a free coinage sliver bill by tho Sonuto will bo overcome for tho present by reference of tho measure to tho Coinage Weights and Measures Committee indeed it was said tout tho Speaker had Into this evening ordered that tho bill bo re ferred to that committee Representative Conger chairman of tho Coinage Committee had several Interviews with Rood during tho day and supported by other members of tho House urged that under the rules the only proper thing for tho Speaker to do was to make the reference mentioned Conger at 11 oclock tonight said that he did not boiievo Rood had decided tlio question though ho might have done so Under tho rules tho reference oould bo made at any time and nothing more would bo necessary than tho Speakers order It Is bollevod by tho friends of tho original House bill that this roicroneo would result In securing tlmo within which to reach a com promise basis upon which both Honateand Honso can stand The conservative silver mon arp of that tho tho proposed reference of tho bill back to of a liberal i silver bill nnd thivdofeai of tho Senate bill APPREHENSIONS IXJWArjT STllKET I NisV f ATho news of the passage by the Senate of fa billproviding for fhco coinage of silver had Vo effect on the stock market and excited no Influerue on street except on tho deal ers Mvuv bullion The opinions of bankers iind brokers as to Us ultimate Kussell Satro and other people w prominent say that they look on the bill with and fear thut ill clTocts will follow Its passage Some of the bankers said the adoption of a free coinage measure would be a disaster and would work great injury The etrect of those unfavorable opinions put a damper on the little Doom that started after the opening and the believers in an advancu decided on retraining from any active movement until tho passajo of the hill through both Houses was an assured Russell Base sahl I look with appro honsion on the act of the Senate in passing a froo coinage bill If the law should ever bwomt operative it would create such an inflation that a panic would be sure to foi lovv In fact I believe the ill eHocts of the law would be felt immediately 01 Its passage because the European holders of our securi ties would bo altnosi cftrtiin to throw thoir holdings on our market or at least all the securities not payable in John 11 Jnrnitn said It looks to mo like bad legislation Tho effect can only bo Injurious Of course there might be a tem porary boom in business if free coinagewas adopted but the final windup will almost certainly be Foshay of Zimmerman Ioshay bullion dealers regarded the passage of the Froo Coinage bill with groat complaisance The he said is that tho House may not not follow in tho Senates footsteps We want more money in this country and free coinage is a practicable and legitimate way of securing WHO BACKS THE P S L MILLIONS OF FROM A T Kill OUS SOUKCJS A FormitUiblo Competitor of tho Union Living VitforoiiKly Pushed to Com Tho Switchmens Strikes OnrcAno Juno TUIIJUNK Dispatch San Francisco Chronicle A local paper says Word comes from Sioux City that the greatest of American railroad mysteries tho 1acHIc Short Lino is bolng pushed rapidly to completion The mystery about the lino Is In regard to the persons back of It A short time ago President Kish of tho Illinois Central assured a re porter that neither ho nor tho Illinois Central had a cents worth of interest In the Pacific Short Line ollloiais of tho St Paul and Northwestern roads are equally explicit Jn their denials In spite of thoso clonia by linos supposedly interested some ono is putting up millions of dollars for con struotlon and before snow Hies tho Union Pacific may have a competitor which will compete for ovury pound of through traffic between Ogdon and the Missouri river Tlio explanations of the building of the line are in tores ting and plausible but neither can be continued It will not cost lialf thy amount which tho Union Pacllic owes tho Government It practically parallels tho Union Pacific and has all its connections in addition to tho northern outlets via tho Great Northern and Canadian Pacific The pertinent question is then asked Wouldnt it be an extremely pro 11 table plan for the Union Pacific to build tho Pacific Short Lino and then turn Its present road over to tho Government The answer Is always in tho afltnmtlve Other possible backers of tho line are either the Groat Northern or Canadian either of which would profit Immensely by such a feeder PITTS utnia Tune Associated Through brakumou on tho PIttsburg Virginia Charleston Railroad struck for tho same wages as tho Pennsylvania Road pays on other branches All through freight traffic is suspended DIDNT ao TO wouic CLKVKDAND June Notwithstanding rumors Tuesday an attempt must bo made to resume operations in tho rail way yards lu the morning no work by tho switchmen on any road AN QNYX TRUST Combination to Control tho Only Known Supply of the Stoiio NKW VOUK Juno TiinmNTU Dis patch San tfrarolsco Vliioiiiclo Times special Another big trust was added yesterday to the long list of monopolistic combinations Unlike tho others however this trust Is not directed against tho hard earned money of tho bub will reap its harvest from tho hoarded wealth of the rioh The latest In tho way of trusts is a carefully laid plan backed up by sovoral millions to control the supply of onyx which has been usod so plentifully of late as in terior decoration Tho men at tho back of tho trust are IX Wiggins of Chicago T M Stiirbuck A E Davis and George W Wlggs It Is tho intention of tho trust to obtain control of the onyx mines in Mexico and to operate them at their own pleasure Tho onyx mines Oborstein Germany which have hitherto supplied all the Ameri can demand have become exhausted and the only known onyx fields left are located in tho State ot Puobhi between tho City of Moxlco and Vera Crux there are sovoral of them there and for a long time thoy have been worked In a crude way by tlio and with ono or two exceptions tho trust just formed has scoured control of all tho mines Those not yet In its maw will before long bo forced into tho combina tion There is nothing now in its way for tho complete control of the jewels ofthis sort all over tho world Production can be regulated at will and any prico can bo charged TUB ASSOCIATED PRKSS ACCOUNT NEW YOUK Juno Associated Press j Mexican Onyx Company was found at the law oflioe of Foster No 52 Wall street today Tho capitalization placed at 51 500 000 but it Is well un derstood tho money behind tho scheme is represented by much larger figures A syndicate of Wostivru men who control tho IT S National Bank of Chicago and a number of other strong financial institu tions In tho West are Interested in the company which is actually a trust or com bination to control tho production and prico of Mexican onyx The syndicate claims to control all tho variegated mines or quarries in Mexico which since the exhaustion of tho famous onyx mines of Oborstoin Germany have furnished almost tho entire output of tho beautiful stono It is claimed to be the Intention of tho trust to reduce tho cost of onyx by improved mining and transporta tion facilities Tho prico is now about S14 a cubic foot The trust expects to reduce this to Si THE CHOLERA EPIDEMIC Thirteen New Cases Tur key Quarantines Against It MADUID Juno Tho cholora epidemic is subsiding at Puobla do Rugat but the diseaso is spread ing In tho environs of that town A suspicious death occurred at Val encia Iv is reported yellow lover has broken out in Malaga rAIUSIAKS AYltAtD OF IT 1 PAHIS Juno 18 The Bonrso Is depressed owing to fears that tho cholera will reach Chis country TURKEY Ouno IS In1 quence of the outbreak of cholera in Spain the Government established quarantine against all vessels from Spanish KEAV CASES IlEPORTED Thirteen now oases of cholera were re portod at Puebla do Bugat yesterday BILL REVISE the Sen ate Finance Committee CERTAIN WOOL DUTIES INCREASED A Great Majority of the Changes are Opium Tax In Federal Election Bill and Confirmations WASHINGTON Juno are the principal changes made Tiytho Senate mlttee in tho Tariff bill Glassware classifications are changed and a larpe general reduction made A number of changes wore mado in tho chemical schedule many decreases arid some increases Among them uannlc acid or tannin is reducedfrom SI to 50 cents per pound Crude glycerine from 2 to cents opium containing 9 per cent or less of morphia and opium prepared for smoking increased from S10 to per pound brimstone and sulphur not other wise provided for are transferred to tho free list as are also muriatic and sulphuric acid not otherwise provided for pepper mint oil Is made 25 per cent stead of SI per pound butyric or propylic alcohol dutiable in the chemical schedule at 10 per cent ad valorem is transferred to the Ikiuor schedule and chanced to S2 per gallon Many changes arc made In the earthen ware and glassware reductions among others glass and glassware not other wise enumerated which in tho House bill arc covered by six separate paragraphs are consolidated in one paragraph including small mirrors and lenses and made tc pay a duty of 15 per cent ad valorem this being In the nature of a largo general reduction In tho metal schedule tho following are some of the changes Iron ore containing more than two per cent of copper half a cent per pound on the copper instead of 1 cents Class two of hoop iron or steel duti able at l cent Class two is mado to include iron from Ion to twenty wiiO gauge Class three dutiable at 1 9 Is made to include Iron thinner than No 20 wire gauge Iron or stool rails are reduced from to per ton tho provision that after July manufactures of which tin plate is the chief part shall pay In addition to the rate of duty upon tin plates the ad valorem duty of percent is stricken out manufac tured steel at of onetenth of a centper pound on all grades cold polished iron or stool onofourth cent per pound in stead of one and onefourth cents cast hollow ware two and onolialf cents per pound instead of throe cents The provision making 45 per cent ad valorem the minimum dutyon chairs is stricken out The duty on shotguns and revolvers 35 and 40 por cent ad va lorem is changed to a specific duty from 40 cents to SO each according to value if per cent nd valorem Fine copper im ported in tho pound instead of copper 1 cent per pound Instead of cents coarse copper and copper cement cent per pound In stead of 1 cents copper in other forms not manufactured cents iu stead of 2 cents nickel and alloy 8 cents por reduced from 15 cents black zinc 1 cents per pound reduced from1 cents gold watches and gold watch cases 2f por cent act valorem reduced lrorai 40 por cent mica dutiable at 35 por cent art valorem and nickel crude dutiable at 3 cents per pound are transferred to tho free list i In tho wood schedule sawed boards aro made Si por thousandfoot instead of Tho House provision fixing an equal retali atory duty on sawed lumber imported from countries imposing an export dutyon logs was stricken out and a provision inserted making tho duty imposed hi cases tho same as the rates underthe present law In tho sugarschedule the 2 cents per pound bounty is oxtenclod to maple sugar No bounty will JJQglvoiv for less than 500 pounds ot sugar por Persons who ap ply for or or receive a bounty not entitled thereto shall pay a fine not exceeding or bo Imprisoned for a period not exceeding live years or both Sugar between liJ and 16 Dutch standard will pay a duty of three tenths of a cent per pound instead of being froc as provided for by tho House bill Sugar above 10 Dutch standard sixtenths of a cent per pound instead of fourtenths of a cent Among tho changes in tho agricultural schedule Barley 25 cents per bushel reduced from 30 cents barley ujalt 40 cents por from 45 cents cleaned rice cents per pound reduced from 2 cents uuclcaiiod vice 1 cent per pound re duced from cents broken rice cents por pound reduced from cent rico Hour and rice meal of a cent per pound re duced from 1M cout each reduced from 3 cents fish riot specially enumerated y a cent per pound reduced from 1 cent Tho duty on Oranges lemons or limes In packages 50 per cent in bulk por l 100 instead of grapes GO cents por barrel of three cable feet instead of 2 cents por pound chocolate 2 cents por pound reduced from 3 cents prepared coooa not specially provided cents per pound reduced from 4 cents The to exporters of moat a draw back of tho duty paid on the salt used iiv curing tho meat for export is stickeo out Following are among tho changes In sohed ulo on spirits Wines and other beverages still wines iu jugs containing each than one pint per caso instead of any excess beyond tho invoice quan tity cents poipint instead of o cents but uo additional duty is assessed on tho bottlos or jugs fruit juice not specially pro vided for contamiriguot more than 13 per cent alcohol 50 cpnts per gallon instead of GO cents sodat and similar In bottles containing uot more than threefourths of a pint ouch 10 cents per dozen instead of IBccuts containing more than threefourths of a pint and more than one and onehalf pints 20 cents per dozen Instead of 2G natural effervescent mineral waters transformed to tho free list Among tho changes iu the schedule of cotton manufuoturcs aro Cotton cloth valued at more than S cents per square yards if bleached 3 cpnts per square yard if printed 4 cents instead of 30 per centnd valorcni Tho provision made clothinghaving India rubber iu its composition shall bo subject to a duty of GO cents por pound and 50 per cent ad valorem is stricken out All pile fabrics bleached 12 cento per square yard and 20 poicent advalorem H stained painted orprinted 14 cents and 20 per cent ad valorem cents square yard und20 percent ad valorem Tho maximum dutyMm hose is 40 pairs and 40 per cent ad vaiorem instead of no 40 per cent the maximum duty oii shirts aud drawers is dozen and40 per cent instead of 40 Cor sets a 16 oil n i i u atedas a separato par agraph and duty willbe charged the material of On blankets hats and woar valued pound tho duty Will as that imposed on ot wool trimniings worsted is a be 60 cents cent dd valorem instead of 70 cehtsiarid CO per In the silk and silk goods schedule goods by the piece aio mado dutiable Jat 50 per cent an The provaston that silk clothing part of India rubber shall pay a duty of 10 cents an ounce and GO per cent ad valorem is stricken out In the sundries schedule a minimum duty of 50 per cent ad valorem is provided for in the glove paragraph Painting and statuary not otherwise providedtor 0 per cent ad valorem from the free list common clay to bacco pipes 35 per ad valorem reduced from 70 percent In the list pelts and other proper products and goods of passing and repassing the boundary line of the Territo ries of tin United States aro added The provision concerning the fisii products of American fisheries arid fresh or frozen fish caught in fresh waters salmon is made to read fish cnught by citi zens of the United Suitesin the high seas or in the open waters of the lakes forming the boundary between the United States and tho Dominion of Ores of nickel containing more than 2 per cent coppur are to pay a d LI ty of 1 cent a pound on the copper contained therein in stead of cents purpound Tapioca is made free without any restraint Pitch or coal tar is added Works of art brought for temporary use or exhibition and not for sale now admitted free for a term of six months may be retained in the country additional six mouths inthe discretion of the Secretary of the Treasury Gypsum or sulphate of lime is taken from the freo list and mado dutiable at a Tho schedule of flax hemp and jute manufactures undergoes many changes in cluding Binding twine 1 uents per pound instead of cents cotton bagging of the value of six conts or less per square yard 1 cent and 3 per per square yard instead of 1 cent and G por cent valued at more than six cents per square yard 1 cent and 5 per cent per square yard Instead of 1 cent and 8 per cent brown and bleached linen cloth containing less than 100 threads to tho square inch 35 per cent ad instead of 50 per cent In tho wool schedule Russian camels hair is taken out of the wools of tlio third class On woolen and worsted yarns valued at not more than 30 cents per pound the duty will bo two and a half times the on a pound of unwashed wool of the first class instead of twice that duty and on woolen and worsted cloths knit fabrics and manufactures of every description made wholly or in part of wool valued at not more than 30 cents tho duty will be three times the duty imposed on a pound of unwashed wool of tho first class instead of twico that duty THE FEDERAL ELECTION 1ULL Tbo House Committe on Election of Pres ident and VicePresident and tives in Congress decided by vote to report with some amendments the Fed oral Election bill agreed upon in the Repub lican caucus Monday Thero will be a minority report PRESIDENTIAL The President sent to the Senate the fol lowing nominations V Michael T Dalles Mrs Minnie Washburnc Eugene Receivers of Public Charles M Ogderi Seattle Wash William Bush Olyrnpia Wash Frank M Dell am vllle Wash John W Clark Independence Cal T Registers of John Law rence Watervllle Wash Olytiipia Wash Robert C Rogers California Commissioner for Alaska residence Sitka WEARY OF HER WICKEDNESS The Laudanum Bottle Winds Up Career of Crookedness THE HISTORY OF A MINISTERS WIFE BY THE SENATE j The Senate session con firmed tho nominations of A Benzell Collector of Customs Yaqtiina W F Furay Marshal for Montana Asso ciate Tustico of tho Supremo Court of Wyora L B Bartlett Probate Judge Grand county Utah H Pettlt Surveyor General of Idaho W R Hoyt Wisconsin Commissioner for Alaska M paugh Indiana Clerk of District Court of Alaska A FARMERS TICKET Minnesota Grangers Denounce Me Kinleys Bill and Demonetiaation Jane executivecom raitLco of the Minnesota hiis issued a can for a State convention to put a ticket in the field The call is a general arraignment of tho existing state of affairs in polities including the unequoland un just system of taxation the growth of trusts and combines the varied injustices of rail road transportation the corrupting influence of money in politics the wicked demonetix ation of silver and the McKinley bill where protection has sone mad In an advance to prohibitive duties No party it says has had tho courage to lift us from these jand kindred evils The committee also scores the United States Supreme Court most severely particular mention Is made ofthe Noaglo decision where the court declares that in such cases State against murder was of no The court is censured for having interfered with the State of Now York in the execution of its laws in thecase of Kemmler and great stress Is laid on tho granger railroad de cision and the decision against tho MJnne sota dressed beef law The says the call aspires to even a greater degree of infamy than the Dred Scott decision be cause their decisions contemplate the en slavement of tho wholeAmerican IOWA DEMOCRATS KEOKTTK June H Hatch was renommated yesterday by the crats of the FirstCongressional I SCOTT IN MEADVJXLTS June Democrats yesterday nominated Hon VV Erie for Congress A FORCIBLE CONTEST BAYON SARA for State Senator yesterday was hotly con tested As a result of a fight in the Ninth ward Hillard Eichardson aiid young men werefatally m jured ARJCANSAS DEMOCRATS LiTTLE ROCK June Democratic State Convention nominated for Governor Jas P EagleSecretary of State Schisim Auditor W S Attorney General M L Atkinson Superintendent Public Instruction I H E B Morrow Land Commissioner Oi B Merpers HITT TtEXOMIlTATED June representatiyes of the Sixth Illinois District to day reuominated A TORY The Swindling Operations of a Refined and Cultured Served Time and Broke Her Hus bands Suicide Radical Chanires in Parliamentary LONDON June the Commonslast night Government le ad 7 that he would introduce on a tho earlier meeting of Parliament meut of debates on the Queens speechi and a suspension until the next session of com plicated bills like the laud meas ure X Gladstone gave notice of a resolution pro testing against such a giave change in par liamentary usage and constitutional prac lie complained strongly that every thingappeared to be sacrificed to tiie pass ing of tho Licensing bill Smith admitted that if his motion were adopted he would ask an the Laud Purchase bill until the next ses sion The Government hoped to pasb tho Licensing bill notwithstanding the tiou He declined to say anything abouc fthe Irish Local Government bill V A XiifeInsurance Association HoBOSTON June from the va rious life undeiwriters the cbiintryjEnet today and formeda national association cpnstitation iivas adopted providinR that the brganizatlon be i called the National Association of Under writers with the object to inteiests of the cause ooantry YORK Juno Dis Francisco Clironicle Weary of a life of fraud and chicanery the notorious Mrs E 0 Hudson whose name is emblasoncd upon the police records throughout the euded her existence Monday night by swallowing a quantity of laudanum She was found dead yesterday in a furnished room she had recently occu pied at No East 18th street Sho gave her name as Mrs E G Hodghen when she engaged tho apartment about ten days ago and said she came from Philadelphia She wasvery quiet afid retiring and impressed the people of thehouse with her rclined manners When the chambermaid knocked at the bedroom douv Tuesday she received no reply the landlady was informed and about 10 a m went to the door of the room It was unlocked so she puched It open and en tered Stretched across a chair was the body Mrs Hudson clad only in her night gown and her head resting on the floor Her face was horribly distorted On the wash basin near by was a fourounce vial that bad contained laudanum It was almost empty On a table near was a full vial of the poison In the 11 y leaf of a book found on the table was the name Mrs Hudson and among her cllects wore letters which unquestionably identified the woman as tho noted swindler The clue to her identity was furnished by some letters Mrs E C Hudson was tho daughter of a wealthy manufacturer and was born in Bal timore about fortyfive years ago She was reared in a roll nod and cultured home and while still in her teens she met and married David Hudson a handsome young Methodist clergyman thon located at Snow Hill Md The wife was devoted to her husband and moved in tho best social circles in town To keep up appearances however she lived beyond the means of her husband who at last remonstrated with his wife because of her extravagance and it was after this that she first began her swindling career Her died a ruined man in 1875 His disease was a broken heart The widow and suicide has served time in prison Her daughter deserted her She drifted to pov erty and now lies dead in a shop in town HER HISTORY The woman was wcllodueated In more father a manufacturer When In her early teens she married David Hud son a Methodist minister of Snow Hill and went with him to Medway where two boy girl were is now in the girl is in thiscity Hudson left the min istry to study Thecouple lived beyond their means and iii were estranged because he objected to his wifes and suspected that she often obtained money and goods by false pre tenses He died in 1875of a broken heart year later she began acareer of petty swindling aud stealing which ended in her death After becoming too wellknown in Massachusetts she came to New York arid hotels and tradesmen for a when in 1SSK she went to the Coleman House and endeavored to settle bill by pretending that she had been 3obbed ofS200 worth of jewelry As soon as this was exposed she was sent to prison forseveral months Hardly had she re gained her liberty when she was arrested for a new oiTcuse and sent to jail for a year As soon as this term was over she went back to her oldlife and was accused of various offenses Several clergymen and oflicors of institutions in this city and Bos ton have been caused to regret their ac quaintance with her as when she did not attempt to blackmail them she gave them as references or spoke of them as intimate friends MAY BE A FATAL DEFECT Doubts About the Mutilation of a New Yovie Statute June Dis Francisco Chronicle Series What may prove a fatal mistake has been discovered in the antibribery law passed by the last Legislature There is no doubt whatever thai when the bill reached the en grossing room it was in perfect form but came out the words an assembly were omitted from the enacting clause Nobody noticed the defect until tho clerks in the Secretary of States office came to make certified copies Then the words in the original were tacked on and the clerks wereinstructed to keep still about it The bill struck at the perquisites of all State employees and it is intimated that there may have been a method in tho engrossing room error Tho interesting question now arises how far this omission affects the force of the much good was expected from the measure that this Inquiry is at once pertinent and pressing The Attprney which is crowded with ques tions aboutthe new laws is of the opinion that the law will hold in spite of the defect but the State lawyers do uot want to give so important an opinionunofficially offhand The matter is certain to get into the courts just as soon as is arrested for an offense GIRLS They AsJc a Mayor the Old Question Where Did You Get That Hat June Dis Francisco Chronicle Farsome time has been trouble brew ing among the 500 girls who have been drill ing for the ballet in the coming spectacle rMpses in tobe given by the Order of Cincinnatus The di fficulty was fomented by oneof the leaders of the ballet Sallie Hicks She claimed she had been in Sulted by committee who dis charged Lastnight Mayor Mosby who isa prominentmember of the order andone of those in charge of the ballet met the girls at Eureka Hall to discuss the affair The girls becamev angry One of them knocked off lus hat and the whole crowd be gan kicking it over the room singing did you get that hat and yelled and hustled the Mayor out The entire class was discharged and a new ballet must be engaged WISDOM WITH A CLUB Mr Gorman Found It a Hard but Forcible JJesson Sioux June Dis Francisco GVomcZe cently Mrs Snyder a comelywidow who had been keeping company with Patrick Gorman tiredof him and threw hijn over Pat resentedttbis by circulating stories re garding Mrs reputation At first she was disposed to have him arrested but at a conference composed of ladles of her acquaintance itjwas decided to a horsewhipping so last night tho ladies assembled at the residence of Mrs Suyder and at oneo wont to tho hotel wbero Gorman was boarding and ranuyd theiu selvosi iu tho hall being mnod with ropes whips and harnusstugs kitty Fly nn wadispauhod UMhu room of Gor man to tell him thai Nellie was downstairs and wanml to see him Pat just pre pariiir for bod and at first ho did not want to go but auor hinkiug over iho matter finally aequlesed UpoKjroiiohlusr iho hall way Lne started the ball by striking him the butt end of a buggywmp then ropes and sticks wore flying in the air and the women made a eflort to play for wrongs Gorman made a break lotthe stairs aud as a part ing ivmiindor that women could not bo with impunity Mrs Herbert a sister of Mrs strtick him aeross the face with a pUsee of uuGorman on roach ing his room Kvked the door nui grasping his revolver swore that ho would shoot the first person who entered the room The women then retired and Gorman very much battered up but wiser RECORD OF A Two Million and a Half Wagered ou the Suburban HA661N WON A HUNDRED THOUSAND He Made the Jump CINCINNATI June TRIBUNE pis San Francisco Chronicle Meredith Stanley tho young champion bridgeieaper dived safely from tho Sus pension Bridge at 1 p a distance of eightyseven feet to tho surfaeo of the witter He was clad in his fleshtint tight s with blue clouts and tightly bound shoes Be struck upon his head and shot f MIbe neath the surface He soon rose and clam bering into the boat waved his baud and assisted in to shore MURDERED HIS WIFE THE COLDBLOODED CRIME OF A DENVER PIONEER A Grand Jury Scandal at Ulan Muvdors His Brutal Negro DENVER June to Aaron M Jones a wealthy and prominent pioneer of Colorado shot and fatally wounded his wife and then put a bullet through his own heart early this morning Just after breakfast hour Mr Tones was standing in the dining room when his wife entered tho room from thefront hallway Mr Jones suddenly turned on her and without a word of warning drew from his pocket a doubleacting Smith AYesso nre volver of thirtyeight caliber and iired shooting her through the left breast under the eighth rib His daughter Ermn stand ing at the top of the front stairway ran into the dining room The father leveled his pistol at her and told her that he was going to kill her too She pleaded piteonsly for her life and Jones turned the weapon toward his own breast and fired a shot Mr Jones ran through the kitchen and out doors and fell down outside the house near a lattice work which divided the front and back yards Jones staggered into the kitchen and fell dead The wounded woman is very low and will probably live through tho night They had always lived happily together and were the parents of five children The murderer was crazy as he had been acting queerlyfor some days His friends are in clined to believe that what unbalanced his a suit hehadlately against Dennis Sullivan His wife appeared as plaintiff but iu reality Jones was that party It was a case involving ihe title to the Potosi min ing lode inGilpiu county Jones lost the caso MURDEriED HIS PARTNER DENVER Juno This evening at 5 oclock George McCartney met L A MUburn on Sixteenth street be tween Stout and Champa one of tho most crowded thoroughfares of the city when he pulled a revolver and fired fiveshots at Milburn two of which entered his breast producing wounds from which he cannot re cover Milburn is a carriage and McCartney had been in his employ but later on they entered into some kind of partnership Troublo arose between them and Milburn had Mc Cartney indicted for embezzlement which was the direct cause of the shooting this men have families and stood well in business circles GRAND JURY SCANDAL ROCHESTER N June sensa tional grand jury scandal developed yester day when Justice Ruinsoy sitting In Cir cuit Court called the grand jury before him and after informing them that it had come to hisknowledge that an attempt bad been made to improperly influence their conclusion in a certain important case and which could never have been made had members of the jury not1 disclosed the pro ceedings of the jury to outsiders adminis tered a scathing rebuke and finally dis missed in disgrace three of the jurors He refused to discitarge therest although their work was finished sending them back to investigate the matter aud find an in dictment against the parties implicated if tho facts warranted such action A JJ3UTAL NEOKO NEW YORK June Charles Beck had his left cheek torn offtonight by a negro one James Lilliensgold who is a waiter on the Providence boats The negro got into quarrel with some of his companions M on the pier about baggage and finally Officer Beck arrested him knocked him down and bit a piece of his cheek out before he could be prevented Other negroes tried to aid Ll liensgold but reinforcements arrived in time to save Becks life BRICKS FOR THE j The American Tennis Player Again Defeated Cornell Wins a Boat Races and Ball Notes The Noted DoomSealer Strikes Hard Ijuclc at St Louis ST Louis June Mrs Wood worth the alleged prophetess and faithhealer who says that she predicted the Pacific Coast convulsions has for the lust siv weeks made this city her her quar ters iu s socalled gospel at corner Jefferson avenue and Gamble street recently struck a run of particularly hard luck For the last two nights her tent b as served as a net for bushels of bricks and cobblestones hurled by amob which indignantly repudiated Marieand her pretended gifts She declares that she is being persecuted cause Father Harty declaimed against her last Sunday at St Bridgets church She be lieves that the Rom ah Catholics are perse cuting her and sayssho will not discontinue her revivals An AntiTrust Combine NEW YORK June The wholesale liquor dealers of this city are thoroughlyJn earnest in their fight against the whisky trust At a meeting today decided to riise a fund of half a million with which to buy one or more distilleries When finished they will bind themselves to sell no whisky but that made in their 1 The House Stenographer WASHINGTON June IS advices report thevdeath of John G McElhono at At lantic City of McElhone has been chief stenographer of the House Of Representatives for niany Ho was about 59 years of age A New French JJoan PASIB June The Budget Committee has passed Miuisterftoaviers bill lor the of iraucs iu 3 per cent rentes f YORK Juno TRIBUNE Dispatch San Francisco Chronicle Among thoso who were full of joy over Salvators whining wore James Keeno son Fox hall J B llaggin of course Jerry Drisooll and Johnny Chenowith The owner Hag gin delivered himself in this way Salva dor mv boy was my hope and pet I am no more surprised at his winning than you and ten thousand other backers Colonel L P Sharkey of Chicago was a heavy winner on Salvator Tho Colonel placed ou Haggins horse at odds of two to one HagpJn kept very quiot as to his winnings but a prominent bookmaker said he could not havo pocketed less than L J Kose and Senator Hearst Marcus Daly and scores of other Californians were there It was a great society event and Mr nnd Mrs Hermann Oelrlch were simply besieged by people who wanted to toll them how glad they were that they had married and come back from San Francisco Mrs Oelrich was dressed as if she had just stepped out of Paris It would be hard to tell how much money really changed hands on the several events but would not fall far short of tha graud total BAD NEWS SAN FIIAKCISCO Juno Associated Tho Chiof of Police announces he will make an effort to stop pugilistic con tests in the rooms of the athletic clubs of this city AMT3BTCA BEATEN AT TENNIS LONDON Saunders English player defeated Petti ts American attounis score i to 3 T1115 KNGIASH RACES Tho Fern Hill stakes were won by Bump tour Conifer second Rivierend third The Ixoyal Hunt cup was wonby Marion Philomet second Miss Dollar third The Triennial stakes wore won by Poter flowcr Adieu second a colt by Avontes out of La n ad a The Coronation stakes wore won oy Heresy Semolina second Eloranthe third At the Ascot Biennial the stakes were won by Surefoot Hellifield second Hayraddin third The Ascot Derby was won by Battioaxe Circassian second third COKNKLT WINS A BOAT HACE ITHICA N Y The CoruellBcw doin eightoared race this evening was won by Cornell by four lengths Distance three miles Time of Cornell of Bovr doin as near as could bo calculated li 3Q The Races SnEEPSflEAD BAY N June Five Blue Rock won Civil Service sec ond Maclstoue third Time and a half Adelina won Void second Annie third Time 1 10 15 Golden Keel won Flitter second Clay Stockton third Time Mile and Pelbam jwon Gallifet second Bravo third Time 35 Fiveeighths of a mile tho Daisy stages Eclipse won Lord Harry second Bermuda third Time Mile and an Cast Steel won Guy Gray second Tattler third AT ST LOUIS ST Louis June Mile and a sixteenth Silver won John Morris second Tommy B third Time Lirno won Miss Maude second Kyrle third Time Threefourths of a Ethel Gray won Onlight second Black Knight third Mile and an Leiderkranz won Wa hoo second Brookful third Time Heron won Blarneystone second Castaway third Time AT KANSAS CITY KANSAS CITY June Maidea twoyear bids live Luis won Dewberry second Bonton third Time Threeyearolds and upwards mile Jessie McFarlandwon Vice Regent second Regardless third Time Real estate and insurance stake three yearolds nolle and an Verge d Or won Lord of the Hareui second Pilgrim third Time 35 Threeyearolds and upward mile anda Cashier won Climax second Mesal Threeyearold and upward mile and a Churchill Clark won Iron Duko second Little Minnie third Time AT MYSTIC PARK BOSTON June Mystic Park races class Semicolon llrst Stevens second Emma B third time TWO twentyfive pace Miss Pauley first Sabastia second Lexington Chief Touchstone d istanced Best time 2 Two twentythree class Mpllte first Gratx second Arthur AVilkes third May fourth Best time AT NEW YOUK June Opening day at Fleetwood An auemptTto beat the record of by Putnams mares Aubine nnd Lady Wellington failed their time beiiig Two fortyfive Alicante first Jumbo second Nevada third best time Two twenty three May Ulrich first Jewel second Lady Douglas third best The Players Brotherhood PITTSBUEG In the Brotherhood con test this the visitors were treated to u dose Pittsburs made only seven hits but taey were so well placed that they earned three runs Attend ance 0 3 0 0 V OjJ 0 HitsPittsburR 7 5 Errors Pitts 3 6 Slaley andjpar roll Bnkhvin aud UmpiresGaffney and Barnes The Cleveland Srothevhood defeated Chicago today iu one ofthc most interesting gamei played here ahis season Attendance 1100 Chicago I 0 0 0 0 1 13 13 3 Cleveland 4 rcll YOKK The visiting Brotherhood r today inthe by 1000 ;