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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - May 15, 1890, Salt Lake City, Utah CIRCULATION EXCEEDING THAT In the City THE MOST EXTENSIVE In the BSountaia Begions VOL KG 188 SALT LAKE CITY UTAH THURSDAY M G MAY PRICE FIVE DownEast Senators See That Their Prestige is on the Wane BREGKINRIDGE TO BE UNSEATED Murdered Opponent Tleceivetl a Majority of the Farjn Scheme for Ag ricultural Con McCreery Lindsay Kriott Mooro and Set tic Jlossrs Bucknor MoKenzIo and Reeves wore left out entirely The fourth ballot stood Carlisle 3P again of live over tho first ballot McCrcory 12 again of two over tho hHt ballot Lindsay 28 Knott 10 Mooro 12 Settle 0 Carlisle is undoubtedly stronger tonight and his jnon are in a mood to push tbo contest to a close tprnorrow OX CIVIL SERVICE Too Til Fourteenth Street WAHJMNOTON l May 14 1800 Trie Territorial bills must now wait tho passage of tho Sllvor bill How long It will postpone their It is Impossible nuw to determine The impression is that It will ho a week or ton days at tho earliest There are a number of Senators partic utyrly these from tho far Eastern States who ure not at all anxious for further addi tions to tho ranks of Western Senators Several of tlmse were anxious that tho Mori tuna election case should be returned to that Stito for reason but ostensibly on th pc run n I of doubt as to tho results Sen ator Mutt Is however vory earnest In his to force action on these measures and is confident that ho will be able to scctmt consideration atari early day TO 1K OUKTKD May Dispatch Francisco report will fj made from the llnnso Committee on Elections In favor of declaring vacant the neat now occupied by Clifton K Urocklnrldgo OfijSbo Keuond District of Arkansas There povVwlll bo unon the ieceac Investiga tion nutde by the Mtibaornrnltceo which vis ited Arkansas and examined over one thou sand wltnusscs In rulutlcm to the assassina of General Clayton the Republican who run against and undoubtedly defeated MY nreckhiKridgi IJitc testimony which WHS taken by tho will be used In favor of the adoption of a Federal Election bill Tt will a number of pnieUoal HlusLrattoris necessity of the Government having gomral supervision ovor Congressional olec tlbns The case Is be taken up In the liiaiso vory soon after Mio tartlt debate closes uid thoro Is vory little doubt that within three or four weeks there will boa In thoHoctorid District of Arkansas MrV Bnidvlnrldgc would have made friends instead of losing tlumr by refusing lo take Ills seal after tho coldblooded aijsassltuition of his rival TIIK rcproNmithip the Fanners Alll nnro morning eon tinned his argtnnont botVno tin Ways and Means Committee for tho IicUlor hill to siibtruasurlos for tho roooiptof produots To life mind no ilxocl volume of currency no how great would moot tho needs of It wanted an elastic medium The tarmor sold his crops In the fall whon wore tho lowost arid bought his supplies bofore harvest whim piloos wore hlghnsl The crops were marketed In two or Miwc This untiually caused a great stringency In monoy tojiiod the plan would load to banking on live stock Iron lead and silver on They wengetting along now In the lutitiM1 fllroetlon at thoothot end of thoCapl tol Tlio true romody for the farniors of Illinois wns Mie manufacturers plan They should production raise only enough produce to mod tho peoples wants HIM thmuby gel fair prices pioeoodod to explain tho process proposed to rogulato tho Issue of produce cert ideates Ho said Mio for ex cluding Imports of agricultural products was obvious If the of the was o be imworved The cortltlcates would oon tostitute tho best currency In the world JlVrohablv not half of the lifty million dollars iisketl for to put the now ma fhlnory In aetlon would be required but tho sum should not be absolutely Jixocl at a minimum as In time It would bo nooossary lo oxlonc the system to Inehulo nil products of labor not covered by patents Tho hoar Ing will bo continued tomorrow AN INDIAN CONSOLIDATION TheSoeretary of tho Interior favors the uniting of the Indians of agenoy South Dakota and those at the Tongue Klvor avcouiiy In Montana and locating them upon the Crow or some other reservation The President believes such an arrangement would promote the bust interests of both bands OPPOSED A number of prominent raUioud nson wore before UifStimto Committee on Commoroo today to express views upon several bills tnioiulod to compel railroads to equip fivlitlit ours with power brakes and auto matic Tliu general opinion was thut no sudi legislation should bo passed that the should bo lotb to work matters out COXKTUMATrONS Tn executive session this afternoon tho Senate the following nominations Oklahoma W Stoke of Governor Robert Martin of Okla homa Secretary Edward W Green of Tili iniis Chief Just I cu of the Supreme Court A V Slay of Missouri and 7 G Clark of wWonsln Associate Justices W S Lurty Marshal Horace Speed of Oklahoma At torney Albert Jones United States Marshal for Colorado S W Backus San Francisco J S Mlllor Ontario C II KWoatherloak PlaeorvlUe Washington Mrs Clara Oarey PuyjiUup The nomination of William D Sorsloy of Mississippi to bo ConsulGoueral to Ecua dor wns con firmed by a party vote A vig orous light had boon made ovor him by tho Southern Senators U AL NOMINATIONS 1rosldont lias sent to tho Senate tho following nominations Pay Inspector Ed win U Chief Inspector Bureau of Provisions arid Clothing and Pay master Generalof the Navy with tho rank of Commodore Pension C Currlor San Francisco of Land I Slice han San Francisco Joseph Tracy Hum boldt John II MoKoe Hugo Colo Keeohorsof IT Lunjr Mi Pallos Lou Hugo Alfred Campbell Miles City Mont Potor Konan Indian Agent at Flat Head Xgonoy Montana GKNKRAT ItOOKETl UESJflNS PaymasterGeneral Hooker has resigned the office of Chief of tho Bureau of Provis ions and Clothing onaccount of Illhealth and the Secretary of the Navy has accepted tho resignation to take elloct upon tho ap pointment and qualification of his successor 11 be granted a leave of absence and Much omceHolclintf Is Bad For Any Man CfirCAcio May a lengthy Interview tonight with tho reporter for a local paper Assistant PostmasterGeneral Clarkson Is quoted as saying Tho Government of tho United States is a political nob a business machine Tho genius of our political progress in tho active interest taken in the Govern ment by the people That this intercut should bo kept nroiiHocl to an oven greater extent thnu lit present is most essential Rssay IstK fririnuliitlng theories for an idcul Govermneiit admit thut thciir cherished systems can only come through the political activity of the people Mr Clurknon thinkK decidedly Unit this coun try would not be better olF with civil service like JOnglJinils suicl he perpetuate an clans of which every member arriving at Uio ago of sixty shull receive n pen sion What nini in life would be theirs save to hiuig on bv thfi easiest method Their ambition would die for wtuitot nourishment and their value to the country decrease I believe thiil continued nervioe in the ploy Is bad for any man and nftur a certain period ail public should be went brick to Uio people to renew themselves Kach otllce should huve a fixed lomiro to preserve the re spect of the occimiuit and if the occupant de sircn u second term lot him show by his work that he entitled to Air Cliirksou would not abolish civil service oxiuninations but thinks that every man should be examined by the ollicial in whoso employ bo is to bw Such n principle prevails in business HIM why not in Government Mr Clarkson as serted inreply to u question as to a comparison of iorvice with that ot England that tbo business of our Government is transacted m6ro accurately and ut a lower percentage of loss than any ottier public or private business in existence CONGRESSIONAL COMPLIMENTS CARVING KNIFE DUEL A Womans Misconduct Leads to a Gory Cornkt AN OGDEN MAN POMMELED AT OMAHA A Union Arrested for label ling the As Horrible Triple Terror of Cedar Keys Wallace Rob bery IIOAK AcctrSKs ruiAiii OF UNPKECJE JLJflNTJSD JJOOJUSHNISSS Tho Voracity of Several Congressmen CuUml In Moro Amendments to the TurllVliill Arc Voted Down May In the Senate among tho bills placed on tho calendar was the Senate hill subjecting imported liquors to tho provisions of tho laws of tho several Stutos Hoar a member of the Judiciary Commit too explained that tho bill was rendered necessary by a lato decision of tho Supremo Goiiil I lo fully concurred in the purport of tho but the supposed principle of the Courts decision extended to other things than distilled to opium for Instance ami ho should have preferred thut the bill should have applied to all articles wliluh tho Stains miglit desiro to pro tlio sulfiof Iloweyor In order not to cleluy notion Hi tlm matter ho hadassoutod to tlic ro norf of tho hill also a member of tho Judicial Com tlio sarno idna Aftur rurlliw dismission Ilumbiliislml to know wliyt ques tion WHSlMiToro tlm Sunato anil was informed by tho that thuro was no quofition pomllng lie Umn doliiinitlod tho regular ordor and wUou Hoar draiml to 11111 Ivy sotno furtlifer vo Iliimb objuotod rind Insisted on tho rog This was rnsnnlud by Hoar who remarked that ho had never seen such an exlilbition of boorish neHH IHiToro you nnvor looked into tho was llin rolurl of rliuub Ml mil mis Intnuluocd a bill to establish tho University of tho United States and had it re ferred to a select uomrnlttoe Ilie Silver bill was tliou tutjen up and Teller uddrosml Semite At ti soMcluslou of Tellers spccoU Seuato went into executive session AVliou tho doors were opened the Silver bill was laid aside in formally till tomorrow and the Senate proceed ed to business on ho calendar mul after passing several bills adjourned House WASHINGTON May On motion of Moriill of Kansas the House insisted on its amendment to the Semite Dependent Pensions bill and a oonrereitoe was ordered The House then went into Committee of the Whole on tho TaritV bill Various amendments looking to the reduction or the fluty on earthen china and glasswiiro were made on the Democratic side but mot with no success In the course of discussion of cno oi those jimewlmonts McMillan said that Camp bell of PiUsburgi a glass manufacturer had asked Tor iroleotion from foreign labor while ho was charged with importing foreign labor iu vio lation of the contract labor law Itvnum said Campbell had come before tho Ways uud Moans Committee and hold a consulta tion with the gentleman from West Virginia Wilson ami himself and then had gono away and made an ailidiivit which was false from be ginning to end Iuyne suifi lib would take Campbells word as soon as ho would that of the geiuleman from Indiana and bo know thorn both Wilson West Virginia confirmed what the geutlewan from Indiana had said In tho course of some further remarks Hynum said tho Com mittee ouAVays and Means in tho formation of its bill had closed tho doors of Capitol agulnst the labor of country but had nd mittuil tbo The very entrance to the Capitol was closed in order to keep everybody from coming in but those tho majority would allow It admitted but if honest hibor oamo and knocked at tho door it was not admitted said the imputation of tho gontlo mau from Indiana that tho Ways and Means Committee hud olosecl up Uip passage to tbo House in order that tho majority might have a private consultation room was false lie did not permit any man to impute to1 the committee miy bad motives or lack of courtesy to tho minority Tho minority of tho committee know that any imputation of that kind was absolutely false J laving considered sixteen of tho fiftysix pages of the bill the committee rose and the House adjourned THE STAR OF BETHLEHEM In case ills health does nob improve will bo placed on the retired list Pay Inspector Stewart now at Now York will undoubtedly be appointed his successor as Payiaastor Gcncral Carlisle Takes the JJend May iratlo caucus tonight took f four tnly six names belnpt voted upon Prophet Gives piiections IbrJjoeating It OTTAWA May San Francisco and scientists have for some time boon look ing for tho reappearance of tho socalled Star of Bethlehem Prophet Wiggins speak ing on tho subject today said Tonight at 9 oclock in looking at tho north star the constellation commonly called tho dipper will bo overyour head Now draw a lino through tho middle of tho through tho north star and so on down to tho horrl Near tlio horrlzon this lino will pass ohalrof five stars in tho form of tho lottqr W Within a fow inches apparently of tho big star at tho right and upper part oftlio W appears tho socalled Star of Bethlehem Tyclio Braho saw ifin1572 when it was larger than Jupi ter and was visible at noon Its magnitude however gradually decreased and in two weeks it You bellovo this then to bo tho Star of Bethlehem No Ifc Avas accepted bj the ignorant of the Middle no scientist or ordi nary tulukor so regards it Another Cut CniOAGO May Tho Burlington Kail road has announced that next Saturday tho rateto St Paul from Chicago would be ro duood to presentIrate Is S8 The out met This afternoon tho Paul retaliated on tho Burlington by making a threedollar rate between1 Chicago and Council Blurts Omaha and Kansas and woll as making a cutto St OMAHA May to 0 E Mayne a prominent real estate man of Ogdcn wasknocked down kicked and badly bruised up by a Councilman from tho Third ward today Mayno was formerly associated with Ford and a num ber of other capitalists in nnOmaha bank ing company and Ford accused Mayno of boating him out of several thousand dollars Ford was arrested for assault and imme diately upon being released on bail swore out a warrant against Mayno charging him with obtaining money under false pretenses DESPERATE FIGHT WITH KNIArBS PORTSMOUTH May Dis Francisco ChronMa There was a desperate fight here with knives this morning between two men named Mault and Spencer Huston andthe fight ended in the death of tho former he bciug stabbed to the heart Mrs Huston a widow and mother of the murderer has been in straightened circumstances for a long time and kept a boardinghouse She borrowed money from Mault and after a time they lived together This soon enraged the womans sou who was working In a neigh boring He came to Portsmouth this morning aud learned the true state of af fairs when he went to his mothers Louse and announced his intention of killing both Mrs Huston and Maiilt When he entered the house ho drew a revolver ou Mault and tho jattcr grasped a curving knife Huston said he would not take advantage and dropping his revolver also seized a carving knUo Both men wore powerful and a dos peiato struggle began The two fouglit for half an hour everything in tho room being spattered with their blood Both were BO weak from tho loss of blood that they could haidly hold the knife handle at tho oxplra Uon of tlio thirty minutes Finally Huston succeeded In planting the blade between Maults ribs when ho was on the floor and throwing his onUro weight upon the weapon be drove it up to the hilt into his body The stoel penetrated the victims heart Young Huston covered with blood then endeavored toilnd his mother whom he also declared ho would kill but the Jled from the house as soon asthe fight be Then Huston returned to the house and was preparing to mutilate the body of his victim marshal and sev eralcitizens arrived and placed the young man under arrest Ho was terribly cut Tho sympathies of every ono in the town are with the young man and it is doubtful If a jury can bo seeiirecl in this part of tho State to convict him Friends of the pris oner say that ho was insane and that they Intend to makethat plea the chief argu ment in his defease if tho case comes to trial A NliW YORK STSNSATION NEW YOHK Miiy Thomas B arrested this morning at the Union League Club of which ho is a member on a warrant issued on complaint oi Augusta Dlaslgi ofRhine bock Now York Mnsgravo is charged with sending an indecent pamphlet complainant through the mails and libelling tho relatives of W W Complainant did not appear in court when the case was called and an adjournment was had until Monday Thollbolous article is in tho shape of a typowritten pamphlet and is entitled of a Blackmailing Tho story Is remarkably sensational and very lengthy It relates to tho misfortune of a Wail street broker In mining stocks who is said to have been blackmailed by a man and woman through a scheme of an extra ordinary nature Tho male schemer is tho pamphlet as Tames S Arm strong a near relative of Mrs William Astor Names of other prominent people are mentioned In among them Evelyn Granville the actress who is said to have becu mixed up in tho caso with Arm strong whoever that person may bo THJil WALLACE BOBUElir NEW YOKK May the rob bery of John W Wallace editor of Wallaces Monthly Inspector Byrnes this evening said tbo party who stolo worth of bonds from Wallace was Leslie McLeod assistant editor of the magazine It was first sup posed that young Robert Wallace stole them McLeodhus boon identified by an ofucial of tho Safe Deposit Company as the man who went to the vault on Wednesday and on Thursday morning tho bonds were missing It is known that young Wallace on Thursday afternoon worth of bonds On the same day ho took tho steamer for Havana Thoamountof bonds and inonoy stolen Great surprise is expressed at tho action of young Wallace who was a vory distant relative of his benefactor A nOBRIBLE TRIPLK MURDEB WASHINGTON May 14 News reached horo today of a triple murder com mitted at Beutlysvllio near here last night John Crouch an aged and wealthy farmer his wife and a grownup son wore found this morning in bod with their throats out from ear to car The door of the house was standing open and tho bed clothing furniture and walls The scone was horrible and the news spread rapidly about the village The murdered persons wore tho wealthiest in that section of thecountry and1 the theoryis that tho murder was committed gener ally supposed to bo kept about the house Search parties started out in all directions but no cluo to There beingno telegraph or telephone fa tration and lias been very bitter towards the Republican Collector finally assaulting aud threatening to kill him WHAT THEY DESERVED METEIDAX May baud of White Caps who have been unmercifully beating parties in this neighborhood visited the of a negro named Sunday night Upon the negros refusal to come out they fired tho house Anderson then ran out and fired into the crowd killing Louis Land and wounding two others An derson escaped TAMMANY RELIEVED VNNDOMS TRCK EXPOSED Senator Tellers Turn to Bombard the fioldites THE COUNTRY RIPE FOR FREE COINAGE A Delay of the Inquiry iii New York City Affairs CHICAGO May New York says it is believed there will be no more meetings of the Legislative Investiga tion Committee for some time It is ru mored that a deal has been fixed up to stop inquiry into the aflaJrs of the city Much to the relief of theTammany leaders Ivins of the committee is going to Europe and will remain all summer Whether Hoard man will continue the Investigation or not during the summer will be decidedat a seeretcaucus which meets this afternoon Senator Fassott is in the city and will attend the caucus You may depend upon it thiit there will bo no investigation until just before elec sakl mindependent politician The wife of Senator Fassctt Is one of the heirs of the late William Crocker The Crocker estate in California must bedivided on Juno 5th and Fassctt is Cali fornia to protect his wiles interests He Will Insist on CarryingOut Re jmblicrm Promises at the Rislc of Offending the Comments on Joness Speech ALT LAKE TRTBUXR BUIIKAU 517 Fourteenth Street PUNGTOX D May 14 ISOOf white and silver below which foil a mull sash softly turned into a truelove knot a toque of mull with a wtoaih of white ostrich tips fastened by a knot of diamonds while at throat spurklrd tho grooms gift a superb pendant of diamonds fornusd of one immense stone surrounded by smaller ones The flowers carried were a cluster of la France roses After ilve ceremony a breakfast was served at the residence of Mrs James 11 Metoalfe on North street Ai 4 oclock Sen ator and Mrs Wolcott leave for New York in a special car the interior of which is tilled with Ilowers The groom is a descendant of Oliver Wol COU who was in Washingtons Cabinet and for over a quarter of a coiitury his ui oostors were Governors of Connecticut He the honor of being the youngest United Senator The cards announce that nnd Mrs Wolcott will be at home Thursdays Juno 5th and 2th from 4 until 5 oclock 1221 Connecticut avenue a beautiful house built iu Washington by Senator Cameron for his daughter FOR SPORTS Riley Wins the Kentucky Derby Through Slush and Mud WITNESSED BY TWENTY THOUSAND A Man Cut to Pieces NB May pedalto Nixon a trackman was knocked clown and run over by cutoil cars in the switching yards at Green River this even ing The rnan was cut to pieces seven cars passing over his body REICHSTAG AND PARLIAMENT VON A FJBB5f MILITARY SPJ5JECH Tho Damocles Sword is Suspended and War May Como afc Any Success ful Parnellite BERLIN May 14 During a debate in tho Reichstag today on the Military bil the Minister of War explained tlie provisionsof the measure Von Moltko spoke on tho European situation He declared itwas always growing more diflioult and it is im perative that Germany should have a strong military system A strong government alone would be able to nialntain poaqo and there is no one who does not hesitate to a match into the powder barrel Ho believed that the powers were poacofuJlV disposed socnriVy can only be by Germanys own etVorts Of course the maintenance of thoannyoira war footing demands the expenditure of a large amount of money buti the pohVttobe considered Is If wo economize in oar war expenditures the most brilliant Jinance we may bo able to will insure tHeoxclusionjof our the J Richter leader of the Pr said the increase in France was accom panied by a reduction in the time of service to two years Ho favored the same for the German army Ho maintained that tlie Kelchsfcag ought to form its own views and not form decisions based on the views of military officers General Du Fernois replied that thp Gov ernment was preparing a bill to reorganize tho army and a chauce would be offered in the near future to discuss the subject of shorter service For the present the Govern ment would make no concession Von Moltke declaned that the days of war waged by cabinets are past The elements that now threaten the peace arc found among the people jn the cupidity of classes less favored by fortune afc the rapid im provement in their condition by favorable measures Abroad these ele ments arc producing everywhere discontent and may at any moment precipitate a war even against the will of the Government for the Government Js not strong enough to oppose them Tho passions of tlio people and the endeavors of parties constitute a permanent danger of war When the war that1 for the past decade has become like a Damocles sword over our heads at last breaks but its duration no oue will be able to It might be a seven years war or even a thirty years war IN THE COMMONS LOITDON May Iu the Commons to night Fox Nationalist moved a second reading of the Irish Agricultural Laborers bill a proposal to use the church surplus to erect cottages for laborers a spirited Balfour contending that the Parnellites desired to embarrass the Government and injure the land purchase bill The second reading agreed to without division amid prolonged Irish cheers The defeat of was due to a blunder of the Conservative whips who notified the of the Government party that their presence was required at 4 oclock This became known to the Par nollitcs who attended in full strength at noon and after short speeches pushed a division before iho Conservatives could be mustered BURIED AMVE hip Beihbcrdts Arrive K May Ahundred arid fifty rrived steam en routo to SaltLake City oilities nothing more can bo learned to night THE CZAJl OY CEDAK KEYS CKBAR KEYS May United States Marshal arrived bore for thepurpose of arresting Mayor Oottrell Marshal on a chargo ol the Government business TheMarshal has boon arrested bub CottrolHs vA perfect of terror lias been created actions of theso two Vmen for several weeks past Some y deeds were related in yesterdays dispatches The full details of what they have been doing wilPnot boknownoUiitirCottTeli is locked up for fche peopledo Vnot dare to speak is at He has had men whipped insulted streetswitlia The Horrible Kate of a Young Man tit Bock May morning at 11 when some removingdirt from the bank in front of the Commercial Hotel they cameupon a sliglitly decomposed condition He identified as George Kice From whatcan be learned have been a He isdark about 6 inches in bight and rather slender He looks toTpo about IS years of age The jury at oners inquestbrought acci dental death and city for leaving the bank in unsafe condi The mans father is said a big sheepman in Australia Collision artIceberg QUEUEC steamer which arrived here yesterday irpm escaped disaster off thb banks of pre Vailed and thpsteainer proceeding cautiously when the lookout sigh ted a huge iceberg forty yards ahead The engines were reversedjvbutf tlio steamer a distanceof twelve time the ship shock and great excitemeiitprevailed on board She lay oii afullminute Ithe Captain ordered all hands on deck and the crew to Yessel sponsettledback intoclearwater WASPUNGTOX Senator Tellers speech in the Senate to was an excellent supplement to tho re markable speech of Senator Jones of Nevada which was yesterday Tho bril liancy and effectiveness of Senator Joness effort is conceded on every hand Those who heard his great speech on silver years ago admit that he surpassed himself on that occasion Already copies have been ordered by individual Senators for distribu tion and its circulation promises to exceed that of any Senatorial effort iii many years It was a sixhours compendium of the sil ver question clothed in such attractive form as to compel attention and win ad miration oven from those who questioned its deductions Senator Toller today confined himself largely to a vigorous expose of the Windom trick He did not mince words and boldly charged that the intent and operation of tho Windom measure was the final degradation of silver to a commodity alone aud tho theft of its money quality Senator Teller informed your correspond ent tonight that he believed the country was ripe for a free coinage measure and that Congress should have tho courage of its convictions He admitted that the fear of veto deterred a number of friends of silver from coming out for free coinage but stated that with a heavy Re publican majority for a bill of this charac ter he did not believe that the President would feel called upon to withhold his ap proval Senator Teller expressed his con victions that a good liberal bill would cer tainly be passed which if stopped short of free coinage would bo within speaking dis tance of it SENATOR SPEECH WASHINGTON May Senator Teller in addressing the Senate on the silver bill to day spoke of the bill as relating to perhaps the most important question that has been presented to tho Senate since tho demone tization of silver in 1873 if it could bo truthfully said that tho question had ever bobiv presented tlio Sonata He dLsclaimed anxiety or any uspcuinl interest in promoting price oi silver savo nid except ihat silver was an American product and tlio re fore every Ameri can ought to have an interest in advancing Us price of had comjiara tiViilyliliUft interest in tho advancement of tbo price br si Ivor Uouawsc although they produce oneSixth ol thesilvcr produced in the world they did not depend upon the silver product and very shortly the other interests oi the would fiiroiitwoigh tho interests mere silver production Tlio silver product of the United States ounces last year was insignificant in comparison with the great interests of the coun try that wore involved in the rehabilitation of silver as a money It would not do to say the silver barons of the West were demanding it or that its demand was in the of cheap money It was dcnwndod in the interest of Immunity in tho intcrosli of civilization in the interest of progress in the interest of the whole human race He criticised the Windom bill nnd said he could not see what the purpose and object of that scheme was That scheme mot tho approval of tho gold monomctnlists everywhere and that was reason enough to warrant the suspicion that it was a Trojan horse Of the bill reported from the Finance Commit tee he said it was founded on the same system of financial policy and there was the same philoso phy in it but it did not propose to use silver as fundamental idea was as in the other bill that silver was a metal and nothing else Teller went on to speak of tho silver plank in the National as promising full recognition of silver as money and said the plank was inserted in recognition of the universal demand of the country for the use of silver as money and he would insisist upon its observ ance whether it parted him from the Administra tion or not Did the pending bill he recognize silver in accordance with the platform lie thought not Without concluding his speech Teller yielded to a motion to go into executive session Powilcrly on Ballot Reforms SCRANTON May Dis Francisco General Master Powderly issued a today lo the Knights of Labor ihat will cause a thitler among the politicians of PennsylvHiiia The subject is Ballot Keform and Mr Powderly favors a constitutional convention for the purpose of eliminating the provision in the organic law of the State which requires all ballots to bo numbered The InterMountain Carnival CHICAGO May 11 Tlarvey and A L Eichardson two of the principal officers of tho Rocky m be held at Ogdcn Jnne iOth to July 5th arrived in Chicago this evening on a tour of the east ern half of the country to arrange details preparatory to the coiniiij carnival event in the intermountain region CANADIAN THE GOVEKXWKNT UKKS IX A BAD SCANDAL FIG Officials Who Realizeda Jxiortcr of a Mil lion From Contract American Fugitive Exposes the Affair EXCLUSION DOBS NOT EXCLUDE A Chinese Inspector Declares the Scott Law a Failure Secretary of the Treasury today transmitted to the Senate a report from Chinese inspector at San Diego California dat April 21st with respect to evasions of tb5 Chinese exclusion Coon says It is tcne Chinese are coming into the United States despite tlie efforts of the Department tokeep them opportunities for crossing the Mexican border into California are many ftud with the force at of the department it will be impossible allof from entering this country When they have once reached Sim Diego itis practically impossible to prove whim or how they came in Commenting upon the charges that the Scott exclusion act is a this5s practically true as to its execution for the rea son that when a Chinaman is is enabled while in ments with friendly countrymen lo be returned a second time and to ba conducted souie other He is also able to so disguise himself as to make identificatipu if Tlie order of the Seeretary of the Treasury prohibiting the transfer of the in iii the harbor of San Francisco most fortunate one and will check the traffic for a time but some other method Coonisfconfident will Ue which they will dome into the United States Coon suggests treaty th the British Government ind to of Chinese ex Chmamcn to the conn try they came Kven children laugh to ifexico be eating bis breakfast iutUeUiHted States thenext r QUEBEC May Francisco Chronicle 1871 tho Canadian led for a score of years by Sir John A McDonald was swept out of existence on of public indig nation that the charges made by Hon Mr Hnntlnsrtoi to the cllect that some thing over been divided for electoral purposes Oy Sir Hugh Allen nnd the Canadian PacirA Railroad poojile uiiong Sir John A iMcDoiuld Sir George E Carter Sir Francis Hector Langcvin and other loaders of Jii Conservative party Today there are indications that the Pacific scandal of 1871 oxcoodcd in sixo by be equally far reaching in its results tognpher with the practical pulsion of liykertfrom thoDominionParlla nient and the resignation of General Sir Fred from his high ojlices and action taken by slio House of Commons on these motions 9he scandal has created a painful imprcsspn in this Close upon hae passed of politicians froni6no firm of Government con tractors Mossrshxirkin Connoliy exchange for cditracts and other Govern ment favors developmentsarc funushcd by two exmembers of the Irm in question who claiiii to luvo themselves paid over tho money One of the squealers is 0 E Murphy at one time a mcnber of the Logislatiue of New York intl for the last eight or nine years a fugitive from American1 justice who precipitately fled from New York with some bclonfiiig to the ollico of tho License Commissioned of whom ho was au over much trustd Murphy is a good deal of a wig aiul the story has fol lowed him Icre from Now york is to the cllect that iihmrriedly leaving his othcc he found time 0 leave a message behind him couched in hese terms God helps those who help tlemselvos but God help the man who gets helping himself In contracting firm of retiring from it last year with vory large fortune He is a lover of horses and of big stakes at cards andfbas sued a former friend on a note growing out of a quiet lit tle gainoofCards The defense is that tho note was made in sport Miupjys fellow informant in the boodle busijujfe is Robert McGreevy a lirother of Hon Thomas McGreevy M P for Queixjc McGreevy was also a member of tho Larkin Connolly sind joinrrevelations arc tho result of a dispute the other members of the firm and of a fartily quarrel between the two McGreevys Btfch Murphy Robert McGreevy furnish decails of the various amounts paid by them from 1883 to 18SS for the purpose of being favored as public contractors by the Quebec Commissioners and Public Works Departmentof the Dominion Government of which Sir Hector Tangevm is the head JdSist of these sums were paid to Hon bourns MoCrcevy though Sir Hector is Personally indicted in tlio declaration of Murphy They claim that the officials have been paid a quarter of a million in four years Over of this money went as a bribe to the Government officials who gave the contracts forthe improvement of the harbor of Esquimault British Columbia W Brown M has brought the seamlal partially to light by posting a notice of in quiry L SPARKS FROM THJ1S WIRES A Final Trial for the Bixjoklyn Han Famous Toreador to DownlUll of Harry Sporting Notes YORK May 14 Dispatclv San Francisco Chmniclc Madrid special The celebrated Toreador the favorite bulltighter of Spain took leavo of the ring today after twentythree years of service He is nearly lifty years of age and his many wounds compel him to retiro The whole route to the bull ring on the occa sion of his farewell performance was a scone of frantic excitement Unheard of prices wore paid for seats and people of all ranks including tho infante Dona Isabella were prosent After killing several bulls Frascuelo left tlio ring amid cheers accla mation tears Kraseuelo had been induced to give ono more farewell performance and this js said to be his very last was reported in October that Salvador Sanchez that is bis name had killed his bull at Sari Sebastian and bad retired to private life Ho would have been good for many more years of bull lighting but for a wound on his right band gained iu ono of his contests last year Ono of the last of Frascuelos escapes waa a fow years ago in the Madrid ring where ho was tossed again and again by an enraged Muira bull It was thought at the time that ho was mortally wounded He was carried home on a stretcher followed by crowds so largo that a mounted guard had to Iceep tlie people back For several days after the accident Spaniards of every station in life called to ask about him On the list f callars the proudest grandees placed their lames side by aide with those of the hum blest admirers of the famous On the first tho King of Spain sent his Lord High Chamberlain to inquire and an of Don Alfonso XII followed iach one of tho succeeding days until tho medical bulletin announced that Salvador Sanchez was oui of danger Jib had made a ha nclsomo fortune and then determined to retiro A short time ago ho cut off tho knot ol hair which all tho toreadors wear at the back of the head as the insignia of the pro presented It to his little daughter Tosc a sign that ho wouldentei tho arena no more Frascuelo began life at a working upholsterer and took to bull light Ing as an amateur A ericajeful v butvwas remoyedrby Scnatxir Wol colt of Colorado Married to Mrs Bass iBuirALO May At high noon today Pauls was the scene of a beautif ul wedding when Right Kev Arthur Cleyciand Coxe Bishop of the diocese of WesternNew York united in marriage Hon Edward Olive TVolcott United States Sena tor ifronx Colorado and JMrs Frances Met daughter of late James H Asthe choir boys chanting pro cessipn Vturaed into the center aisle they werefolloyed ushers George Porter Thomas Caileton Smith and George iQareyy coming with her son A caisson at the new bridge at Louisville onp yesterday killing the superintendent Tlie American Ticket Brokers Association began its twelfthannual meeting at Indianap olis yesterday The new iron steamship City built Sound laujicJicd at Philadel phia yesterday The Order of Railway Conductors have decided eliminate fromtheir oonsUwUon the clause prohibiting strikes The railway brotlicrlioods been rccognixed bv the Ohio Mississippi rood for in thii history of road An advance iu wages hassUso beengranted Snow knd rain Tell in Northern Minnesota and Korh Dakota yesterday and tJw farmers wel come it crops Jn most quarters the snow was quite heavy The jSational conference of Boards of Charities iid Correction began at JJnJtunore Mivor Davidsonwelcomedtic visitors and 11 u Juerous speeches weremade letters ofre nmong them one from cx Prewdcnt Irish Dynaiiutcrt Celebrate NKWYortic Jlay United lush men and Irish Volunteers tonight commem orated the murders of Lqid Cavendjsh and Secretary Bourke jn Phosniic Paik by a meet ing in CJatendou Hall Timothy Qunih the chairman in long speech denounced Parnell bscause he had jiot secured home for Ireland Be said the like were alone practicable DA largo crowd of sportingmen assembled at the Police oflice yesterday at Cor noon to witness the presentation of tho featherweight champion belt of the world to Billy Murphy of Australia is valued and by Jack Tommy Weir tho Belfast FrankMurphy of England and its present holder Billy Fox made tho n few complimentary remarks Murphy de posited his necessary S500 in de parted with his treasure will probably San Fran Cisco today and from thoro he will take a trip to Australia to sec his folks Ho will carry tho bolt with him He says that his stay in this vicinity has boon a very eri joyablo ono and expects to return in six mouths MYltn WANTS TO FIGTIT Tho following dispatch was received by Frank Stevenson yesterday from Loo Cheney manager for Billy Myer Ar rango a match with Jack McAulJffe or Charley Norton for mo to meet them In a twelveround contest at pounds to take place the first week in August at the Puritan Athletic Club A jrAMOUS SrOHTS ITarry Hill is broke The famous old sports last abiding place In Harlem has been finally closed and all its goods and be longings sold out by an Alack of police protection isthofcausev Ten years Harry Hill was generally reputed worth His at Houston and Crosby streets Avas perhaps the most bratod sporting place in the whole country Today the old man is practically without means All his possessions have in a bitter fight with tho police He has been driven from pillar to Post and Is now helpless and alone His best or at least the onO in whom he trusted tnostr de serted him a few years ago with his money Tho old man great dealby speculation and of his misfortune1 has his light withthe police Harry HIH always an night tho moist peculiar house kJjidiu The business done was and art such was an violation of the excise laws The May of the opening day of the of the Louisville Jockey Club great crowd some very lively though not heaviy betting and the mud and tuckyDerby was run in the slowest time record It rained all nightandv until oclock this At 1 oclock the hcaveiis vverer when the bell called race fully V twenty tliousand people were present While the bets placed MOfi heavy except in a few aggrcgnteof inoney which was very pieat A good to phice their money is jam was great The track was Tiie siighccst several feet on eitJicr every great bound inrunningthe Five won LibertyBell second Gee oral third Time all The lasuman was and among the group of friends jffhio stood near were HODSherman i Carnerou KoRers and Mr Evaus V was creation a forming a b opened over of with fringes of icrysjiiriandlsHvei a slightly pointedbodice MedJcl ot point Jaceatid a f ull i witli Jcenter oi Ueprosy in Chicago CHICAGO 3Iay 14 bias been made to the Department of that two pronounced cases of leprosy the Chinese colony m this city u CHICAGO May York 66 New St 54 Chicago 48 3i DakotasrJBarly AVintcr N D niches of snow fell last night and it id still knowing ic ind it Letcher who alone proved clasb could have pushed Longfellow even over a dry 3i1 s riding was n hand And prevent self by runnmg mil ably He had control throughout and ktpt thevvay track ollered and moment to make theviru Prince Fonso Ov Bill Letchef the lead with thev otters Solnnfeorf led third liall Rileywas At the tbreequurtew ;