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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - May 17, 1890, Salt Lake City, Utah CIRCULATION EXCEEDING In tlio City Conlbinec VOL 100 LAKE CITY UTAH SATURDAY MOIESIKG MAT 17 1800 PRICE FIVE I SHERMAN MEANS WELL But He Draws the Line at Coinage of Silver Free Wf PLUMB WANTS HOBBLED A IjivIy in the HOUKO on tho Turin Jlitfh TnliflT Demo crat and a Jjow Tariff Republican May the Senate1 75dmiiridK from tho Judiciary Committee reported the HOIIMO umondmont to the AntiTrust bill with an amendment thoro to striking out certain and Inserting the words so that tho ratci of such trans portation may not bo raised abovo what is 1ust find Agreed to and a conference committee appointed Thf Silver bill was then taken up and Sherman offered tho amendment mentioned in dispatches to amend Shermans amendment by Inserting And hereafter no funds for tho payiinnt of iiiolutlhig sucii un kept the of1niiimiry fthiill bo riHiihieil in Tniusury in oscuxs of 110 Siicriiiiiii Iliiiiibri iinioiiclrncnt us tinsi it the Irciimiry Dcpurliiiiuit ftnd it from paying iVM bccuillf Plumb iirgiiing tjnil tht TrriiMiirv Ufpnrliiuiif shoiild hnvc iiottiing to do with fjiirnnoy Kiipply of Tho holding of money in thu TnUHiiry cxoupt for UK ntcds jf ii un orlirii Ilnrnb not wimt Socrctury of tho Tnusury d Ix tin of HpcmditUoFi in striKsi or clsiwlicn llu did not warn bulls unl of New Vtrk on what Uiu iovcriiinent wits goirig U do ubom returning iiml money He did jtot waul buve Treusury peddled on Wiill its comintr from persons neur the throiit iiuiit put a limit t n amount of nionuy to bo kipt on hand in tin Proiisiiry HO llnit wbalever Ihe result iniicht be l couldnever bo U the Secretsiry tlinl he luul his great disuroUmmry powur eillior unwisely or Thf fiirllmr continued by SlHinnnii mid Joining dis cussion of I In Siber bill itsnlf Sliennun until Ml nof Ilkn Home of tho i i may be driven tn support it Scjmo of tlio fr pilsof tho liitl wuim to hnvn Ienily Ihcni some good i h vhich I like very well If we otui nunjc upon that will fiiniiHh the jieople more money ami eml to million neurer iliis rtlancbird of I MU willing to vote for a measure do noi want to cmbnrlc upon n wide sen of of silver I do not wnntCongress to pledge llself to liny nil silver tliatLs oltered Let those who would lake Mm risk of sucili HpeiMilntion take It Jiut itnyUiliig whatever that cun be doim by Hils bill or any other to give good paper moimy on actual deposits of silvir bullion or tlntt will raise tho vnlite of silver I will Invor If we udopt u that will make nso of lioth kfld and nixl keep them together at par with each oilier I will vole for It If nol 1 will content mvseir by simply voting in Mm Vlie Was isoiilinned at grtiat leiiglli lUntllv Hie tmuiMily dettl slatomtnts llni fngullH asserting Mint ho foiuu in Miitn astounding Imwildurliig am1 i milone iluble Sherman undertook thum and A 111 son Ills views upon MilMi Allison sitn tlniiwas an erronons but wKleHpread belief li tlie country particularly in the West ilia there was an immenso umoiiut of Goverumen stored in the Treasury while in fact lit rent surplus WHS us jUuleil by Sliornuui The Silvnr bill wont over without action the of furra of ami Mmisiir secured tho lloor iind nrousud Mu of Iowa liepublicuns by the state ment Mmt they had bonn repudiiUcd by Miojr peo ple The House was in an uproar for n few mi n tUes of members on tSm floor vociferating nml the reniifimlcr djciiring thorn on When tli uproar siibMilod Munsur claimed tlint h was eiithled to the lloor Tim Chair Miicl Mm Lifiitleinnirs time hart jiired iife minutes ixtforci and tlint lie had been on purliamenKiry law Tin gentle man bud buviif taking of the mitunj to insult the lions and lower IHK owe standing in bis own estimation 1emlinjj a vote tin commitietrose and MH tool a The evening was lor tlic of private pension bills A Sixteenth Amendment NBW Youic May Dispatch Han Kranclaco Chronidv A now organization is just Incorporated irt this Stafco under the namo of Tho National Longuo the Irotection of American In It has oponcd olliccs hero and tho bcs men of tbo city and State arc be hind und In it Tho first and most im portant stop to bo lakon by tho League Is tho presentation tp Congress of this pro posed slxtioiith amendment to the National Constitution No Slate slinll pass any law wpijcting an of religion or prohibit the exercise thereof or use its property or orudit or I anv money rnUwl ly taxation or either to be used for of foil ml ing miiintnining or aiding by ajipropriatipn pay ment of expenses or otherwise any church religions denomination or religious society fir any institution society or nndurtnk ing is wholly or in part iinuur sccretarian or control EVEHTS A WALL STREET ADVENTURESS TlfK NKW YORK ITTJNDJIKD SJIQGKKD AND MOKTIlMUD riss Smith From Nowhere PJnyod for KMIIonuIros mid Captivated the Aristo cratic WASHINGTON May billwu pulsed the ngisimticii of niMil niritliT The lluiistv went into GoTiiniiUeo of Whole on i he Taiill bill A number of virlm were on motion of McKiulny u the hill iMcKinlev oHVred un in rlmling gliiss oliiinunys in the uhuiso relalivn lliin blown at ndiity U ecu its a urn mlpttloiitn An aiueiulnuMit Icent mi Milonin on gliiss was de In response lo u qntsiioti by HeiuhTsm MrKinley stjitctl thnlthe prtvsciiil WHS Ifi pir uiul iiosiMJ dniv but M iunl id per Ihuidersoi inquired how iiiuuy lump ohimneys wero 1m porlrtl replied that ho had iiooxiuit lain llciulerson inquired if Iho gtmtliiiHMv hm no diiie he knew Mm duty should lie in creused Appiniisc und luughter on tho Demo oralio side McKUiley replied tluit tho know il viis impohsililu for our own jmoplo to niiiniifiic lure under I he present rail of duly ami VuMliuuo lo pnv the present wages Henderson Vor mvsell I am nol going to voti or in iiKTcnse of any duty when t liuvo not in fviniiiilion o justify Unit volo tp MeKinley snid iho committee hud i iride in Uubill oi1 my pnrt of It hiwl simply ioiiits best HeiuleiMUi did not any Democrats ou liuor to howl over wlmt he wns Ijiiughturj but he did not iiitiMd to for an nicrcusu in dutv on lump chimneys unless ho know why Chinuller of Massnchusetts said he not n but ho WHS u protectionist It could nol le ox peeled thai uny iMiiikl per fcoiuhill tluvt wonUl meet of the United Stales A bill noulti bo perfected only by tiiklngit up by sections Springer rend Irom u IMttshuru a cfeivtoil constenuvllon iiniinig the iiroteotionists mid tlmfc the Tin Associatioii urged Its moui beis to hiisuni to HoiulersoH olVered as u substitute for tho pond inu nmeiuluient a that lump chimueys should coiuiiuu lo pay Uie present iliity of 45 por cent MoKinloys nmcMHlnunit incroiiNing tho duty was ndciviUHl Tho following Republicans voted Hoiulcr son Adams Huuenvorth llollivor S weotiov Lueov Morrill Camller Hitt Dutinoll LimL Riid Ken1 Laws ami Hopkins MoKinby said that thtre woro tiilngi in tho bill which ho did not apnrove There wore amendments that ho would liko to make if ho wore to be consulted but thu commitioo il to look to ovory intorest in Uio Unitotl goutlomon on tho other side said tho duties in the bill wero too high In tho glass schedule of tho Mills bill tho porccrutages ranged from tK to 133 por cent had tho gentlemen on tho side left iv duty of 133 iwroouUm plato clrss It becsauso it was ft revenue turilV or wits it because tho Democratic party made that n condition of its support of tho Mills bill i Mills said tho high duties on tho glnsswaro schedule of tho Mills bill did not moot his Millss viows Ho was forced to ucoept them Ills fnond was placed In tho same position in regard to his bill MoKinlovs amendment was adopted MoKinlev then offered a serios ol amendments manv of thorn unimportant which wore all udoptcd Chiding twine composed of manlUa jute or sisal grass was transferred to the cents olauso Tbo clause relative to was umonded so us to provide that carpets made of jute or other vegetable material pay 0 cents per square yard and mats rusjs and b cents Trie duty on burlaps not exceeding sixty inches in width wtis changed from to IK cents per pound Tho duty on bags for grain made of burlaps wns fixed at cents u pound Russian oamol s hair wiifl brought under the head of wools class 2 A duty of per cent valorem was placed on wool oftlie third class and ou Russian camels hair third class tho value which would be 13 cents or less a pound including charges A duty ofoO per cent wns Imposed upon wools of the third class exceeding in value 13 cents a pound i It is provided that ou woolens and worsted goods val ued at not more than 30 cents per pound tho dutv shall he two ami onehalf times the duty imposed on a pound of unwashed wool first class and in addition thereto S5 per cent acl valorem Dolliver made a strong speech In which in tho name of tlio people represented he re pudiated tho declaration tlint they woro poor and unprosuiprous lie had become weary of this talk of tho depressed condition of the Iowa fanner Clarko that the Democratic fty had carried of Iowa on n platform tariff t whonthe bill wout to tho Senate it would amended that it would be called the Allison bill A long debate ensued principally dovoted to a Nww Yoiuc Mny San lraiiolrico Chroniclu fashlonablo soointy has not had such a sen sation for as that which has developed out of tho arrest Musgravo for siindlng un iininoral pamphlot through the mails Musgruve has boon a very wealthy man and Is L monibor of tho Union Loiiguu Ills wife a handsome woman of iiidopondent fortuno is now traveling in Europe Musgravo Is one of tho most liberal patrons of music in the city IIo was for many years on tlio musical oomrnittoo of tho Acjidomy of Music and romniiuxl one of Its principal stockholders until tlio closing of that lionso Ho was instrumental in bring ing iMaturna Vogol and WonkolniMii to this country during their concert tour and was ono of the patrons of tho Philharmonic Society and tho Oratorio Society and was deeply InUuostocI in the Symphony Society llo has a Imndsonio brownstone on 1Mfth avmino and a country place at Mar Harbor Tlio man whocaused Mnsgravos arrest is a son of ho former Turkish Minister to this country wealthy and poses us a patron of tho arts also llo seems to have noted from a wortliy spirit but altogether without knowledge of tho clrcninstances Scores of tlio lour hundred male and female are praying that the ease may ho compromised so that the wiiulo may Miss or Smith wns the cfiuso nf all tho trouhle Sho Is a without a history and yet with very much of mie No one knows just when sho ciitno from en how she cuuno to ho so much f a social yet she has hobnohhed fora couplo of years wealthiest in the city in the Aslors jiud has now driven one of I hum James Armstrong to ohiinipion hercaiiso against who she says is trying to perseculu her is i graceful woman of about mid is above medium hijjht I lor hair Is and sho wears it in a sitigloknot at head Her nose is mid wellformed mid hoilmouth when closed shows lips indiualo mote llcni the ayenigo lion Musurave onnmorod with her mid claims have receipts Ior her room rent and manv other such suggestivn documents He sent her scores of valuable presents which sho ac knowledged with lender notes Among tlio most of theso nilov bon boii boxes with double eagles in them of hon bons Miss Sinilh set great store upon Uio trips which she took upon tho yacht and told Imr experience with many embellishments which made Musgrave ungrv She was fond of sociel v olother gontWnou besides Musgnivo mid thai his migor He did not liko tho idea ol cut out by Annstiong and thought the best way of forciui them apart was to let his rriemis know Just what sort of a woman Miss Smith was and so it is said drew up a docu ment glvinw record MS a Wall stret jidvoutur esss and sent it Armstrong and his friend tho Turk Isiago who hiul him iicrestcd IL1 onetenth of Mungravo says of her is truo the woman is one of the iiiostbrilliaiit dush and siiccissful jidvonmrosses that Now York soeielv has fallen foul of She played only with millionaires and sjavo not tho least truce or her purpose She was uiit for n social position us well as money and through the kindness of ouo or two big ruilway men in the Union and her Astorconnection she got tho to the very suelleslof swell receptions Sho kissed the cheek of many a beautiful society rosebud just free Irom thotoils of school and drove through the country on the highest seat of u sur rounded v good KnlcUorhocUer stock which would shudder ut tho suggestion thnt any one withoui a family tree nml a large rent roll could over como within spoakiug of thorn Musgravo has sued Armstmng Miss Smiths for conspiring against him and the examination will bo held within a week Gladstone Explains Bis Attitude on Chinese Immigration THE GILBERT AND SULLIVAN QUAR8EL Gilbert Thought Others Were Malc Too Much Money Out of His CIcveliirid Street Culprit I to learn and In tho first year sho hud Pleads Guilty THIS IMMIG11AT1ON Tho Subject Discussed at the Cou ferciieo ol1 Charities May was tho principal of discussion at tho conforonoc of Gharltios and Corrections to day President Antwerp of tlio Now York State Board of Charities road a paper on tho subject 11 o the action of tho Treasury in placing the execution of thu law at Now York in tho hands of Kuclcnil oilloers and advised like action at other ports Thu paper speaks of tho prowina nunihur of immigrants irom the south and interior of Europe whoso language Is almost beyond our ability to acquire who have no inclination to ac quire ours and whoso vaguo con ception of citizenship is not in keeping with tho Amcrioan standard If tho incoming of those ignorant and unde sirable classes is not checked enough ig norance in time may bo imparted to over whelm tho stability oJ our Government Itself A paper by Mr Wrltington ot Boston set forth that tho population of Massa husottsi for tho last two years had increased by GO per cent and tho wealth but SO por cent tho expense for pauper support had increased 2HO per cent This groat increase of pauper expenditure was duo to wholesale rumljirutlon Into tho United States Tho annual commitment of insane of foreign birth is In a ratio of three to ono of native birth DENIED BY ADAMS No Official Changes Contemplated by the Union Pacific D May an interview LONDON May San Francisco Chronicle lias writ ton a letter in explanation of his remarks on tho Chinese question on tho oc casion of his presentation of an address to Mr Thomas Hayley Potter at the Cobden Club on Monday last when ho criticised tho antiChlnoso laws in operation in tho United States and declared that tho Chinese woro more derided for their virtues than thoir vices Tho Liberal loader says that lie did not mean to bo understood as favoring un limited Chinese immigration but that in limited numhers they aro no more harm ful than other races or classes Ho admits that legislation restricting the number of Chinese to bo annually landed is necessary but condemns tho policy of wholly closing tho ports to a people of ono nationality while leaving them open to others desirable as Tiru niLiiKRT AMU Tho split between Gilbert and Sullivan moans practically a breakup of tlio entire Savoy Company Gornidino Ulmar who came from America throe years ago to take tho position of primnia donna at the Savoy handed DOyiy Carte nor resignation to night to take olioct June Both Sir Arthur Sullivan and IVOyly Carte aro in a furious rage because Gilbert has formed a combination with Alfred Collier who wrote and who the British critics is the coining man in comic opera Colliers music is much lighter and more French y than Sullivans and it is thought that when ho is working jointly with a librettist like Gilbert be will have a chanco henever had before t show what lie can do Gi Ibcrt a now book all complete Ho is meeting Collier tonight to arrange for tho produc tion of a new comic opera in October proba bly a I tho Lyric Theater Carte was soon today at tho Savoy Theater witlrrognrdto the rumored separation of Sullivan and Gilbert lie said tho report was quite true There wasabso lutely no chance of a settlement of the dls plitu between thorn in this way in Carters own words Ou Gilberts rccvjnl from Indiii ho uml Sir Arlliur met uiu in tlni Savoy biiiiiiicu 110 Gilbert to u curlnin for scenery ami CJirpcts for Tlus IU1 wihl in a vtrv iilinsivo nuiiiiuir Thu expenses iiru and umi 1 himiuitl u Iriish bocaiisc ymi MOyly CurU iir malviiig inucii lutiiiuy my brains J willihiin bill no purpose lie bnumno nion iiiul I Siilli who uplicld UK whuiciipon Hilbcrt shouted You urn no giMiUctnuii or you should uuriwcr In inc You irii and rushed out of tin olliof using shiiuUing linigungiJ On tin following day Gilbert wrote an insult in IfttiHto Siilliviui oliucjfc that unless Sir Arthur iipologiml for siistuining mw nTCcd to all uoiiiiootioii with mo he should dissolving tho partner ship Sir Arlliur rupliisd think thnl itis Liu very bost thin to do as 111111 ilisgiiHled utyour iiiiguiUleiiianly litivo not spnktm since but iiru now Gillisrt lie will never iinv of the operas produced by thu new linn ID be pldeed its Aincriun Sullivan will probubly eolluboiiUe George Sims NEYVTON JJjUADS OUITjTV LONDON May Arthur Nowton and Vredcriek Taylorson his clerk charged with assisting in tho escape of persons accused of complic ity in tho Cleveland street scandal were brought up for trial today Newton pleaded guilty Ills counsel explained Mi at Nowton believed be was acting in behalf of men blackmail and did what he for their interests Sentence will bo passed Tuesday Taylorson was dis charged TFIl SVIKIT TAX In tho Commons debate on tho Customs Revenue bill Fowler Liberal moved that the new tax on spirits be enacted only for twelve months after a long de bate during which said that be did not believe Uiu ever pass n Local Government bill for Tho imposing of an extra spirit ditty therefore was a fraud upon tho people STANtiKV AUJMST A news agency hero learns thai a mar rlauO has been arranged between Henry M Stanley and Miss Dorothy Temianb daughter of Charles Tonnant and well known through her clover pictures in tho Academy and other galleries ISISMAKCKS DISCUSSED BKTUJN May the debate on the army bill today Liobknochtdeclared that tho nation would soon be mined by tho heavy burden of militarism Ho blamed Bismarcks tendency to war Bismarck ho said could have prevented tho last llnsso Tnrkish war Instead he supported iu every way Russias aggression KarrbniY and Haomol replied defending Bismarck Karrboil1 said the burden of taxation was exaggerated It was cased by twenty years oi1 prosperity obtained through success in war Chancellor Caprivi argued for the bill and said tho bequeathho received from Bismarck was so clear and peaceful that tho Government would not alterato it in any way 15 MARKING THE DEAD TINE LONDON May Standard Berlin correspondOTH says that France and Ger many in order to avoid frontier disputes havedecided to mark the boundaries with stones in conspicuous positions 11C IS A MAN OP IRON BKKLIN May a banquet at Konigs burg tho Emperor made aspeech in which he said that whoever attempted to attack tho security of the country would find him a man of iron who could enforce peace tion Mill ford also asked a writ of man damus u compel the association to reinstate him George W Froy of Indianapolis was elected rpesident W AV Willoughby of Denver third vicepresident and Oscar Groschell of Salt Lake City Utah fourth vicepresident BLIND DEAF AND BUMB The Rcmnrkalile Triumphs of a Powerful Intellect BOSTON May Dispatch Francisco Chronicle Series two years ago Helen Keller was placed in the South Boston Blind asylum She is blind deaf and dumb presenting the same ob stacles to teaching that Laura Bridgeman did This child showed a remarkable desire a vocabulary of 1SOO words Two years be fore that sho knew absolutely nothing of language Her efforts to learn showed that she had within her a tremendous intellec tual force that must cither find Mil outlet or make a wreck of the child Tho child was well formed physically pretty and pleasing in her manners to an unusual de gree and she roused an unusual interest among philanthropists At the end the second year in school her vocabulary had Increased to JOOQ words Now comes still more remarkable developments About four weeks ago the child placed in the care of Miss Fuller of the Horace Manu School and since then she bad acquired power to express herself in spoken words which are perfectly intelligible to every one night over vho result whirl is in harmony with Tin wisius dt htrge ui the voters of i ho Presbyterians Who Would Revise tlic Creed of John Calvin THEGREAT DEBATE IS COMMENCED President Patton Objects to a Cur tailment or the Assemblys Func tions Committee Reports Other Southern Assembly oi I CniOAdO May Staios Cir Whcaion last niht arHl 0 of auv and a coinjilioaiion of Vioilily from wliich IK boon for a li7uo His of servuv wjs ono oi iho ionircst of circuit o vIu country liv was in Viiirod 1N4 tJivsiiain as his snr nruininoiul was iinivirsally iviovt as ono of tho most oiuinciit of modern jurists Agrees to Fight MeAuIlirc to a Finish CARDIFF WAS LOADED FOR GODFREY THE RECORD OF GRIME A CfllSYKNNJE LOSES HKJt NOSM WOMAN A His Blaster WorJciuari Towdcrly Indicted Murderer Stephanie Arraigned OHEYENNB May to Lou Heed tho proprietress of a dance house at the now town of Casper disappeared three days ago with Lee May her man the latter having stolen a horse The woman had her own saddle animal They had quarreled several days before leaving audit was thought that May had taken her out on the range to kill her Lous hat and a herd boy told oC meeting tho pair and of the womans appeal to him to secure aid for her A vigorous search was instituted by the authorities but nothing was heard of either nun or woman until this evening when a physician oC this city received a telegram from Mrs Police Sho wired from a station a hundred miles north and said I have had my nose shot oil Can you fix itif 1 come to Cheyenne Lee May cannot be found It is supposed that he tried to murder her and that she bested him in tho battle Lou was once a Cheyenne school girl For the last few years she has rushed to now her recklessness made popular with the rough population HIS FRIENDS DETROIT May Charles Smith the AVostorii Knitting Works has disappeared TTis Hnsmolal are in bad His friends aro unsecured on about S2000 in bor rowed money Some think be suicided POWDKIUjY INDICTED May true bill was found today by the grand jury iu tho cane of Edward Cailahan against General Musfcor Towderly John B Byrne and Wisew for an alleged conspiracy iu defeating Galluhiin for the Senatorial nomi nation iu and ruining his business Iowderly telegraphed that he would be hero Monday STEPHANIE YOKK May who shot Reynolds yesterday was arraigned this morning aiid remanded It is thought that Reynolds can not recover Yoruc May grand jury has indicted Excise Commissioners James Fita Joseph Kock and Alexander Meakin ior failing to investigate certain cases of violation of the law A Prominent Drowned SAN FRANCISCO May Bull for tho past twentyfive years prominently Identified with many of tho corporations of this eity and State and vicepresident of the Firemans Fund Insurance Company was accidently drowned in the bay today by falling from a breakwater Deceased was tigeci 74 and was president of the Gould and Curry and several other mining associations The Old Testament iu the Schools A clergyman has written to o Board ol Education of that city a vigorous protest against the reading from the Old Testament in public school sxercises of passages descriptive of bloodshed and murder Ho calls the boards attention to tho fact that 0710 teacher had selected for reading on suc cessive occasions chapters descriptive of human sacrifice stoning aiid torturing of human beings mur der and passages of blood thirsty tincats ami denunciations All this tho clergyman in questionthinks is wrong arguing that there is enough that is beautiful helpful and comfort ing in the Bible without reading such selections This is very true but it docs not settle the question What should decide the matter is the purpose or the reading Is it for devotional ends or is iv merely to familiarize the pupils with the Scriptures If thedesign is to inculcate a spirit of Christianity then nothing could be more useless than the reading of tho imprecatory prayers cruel laws and bloody incidents which arc found in the Old Testament On the other hand if the teachers are pursuing tho ends of educa tion and historical instruc tion these illustrations of tho sav age spirit of the ancient Jews are a highly important part of the study Certainly no good instructor would neg loct to describe the brutalities of the French revolution because they would not cultivate a proper spirit among tins students But we suspect that the Nor wich clergyman is sound in his protest because the reading of the passages of Scripture is ordinarily placed in the opening devotional exercises of the school accompanied by prayer and the singing of ahymn The reading under the chapters referred to is perhaps harmful Itis one thing to teach a child the history of the ancient Jews and rdad him that history for his Yorlt Commercial Ad SATIATOOA N May tho session of the Presbyterian General Assemblage this morning standing committees were ap pointed Tho committee on tho liquor traflie in tho Congo State reported that they had tried to get Congress to use its in fluence against the trallio but as tho United States was not a party to the Berlin treaty no action could be secured at present The voted action by presbyteries on tho question of revision will be referred to a special com mittee One hundred and thirtytwo pres byteries had favored the proposed revision sixtysix opposed it seven declined to vote and eight had not reported The committee on publications made two reports Tho majority favor the establish ment of a Presbyterian publishing house as an economical measure Referred The committee on increasing tho supply of efficient ministers reported that for every three churches organised one had died This was mostly for of efficient men nml means to pay the total number of those dissolutions beiiig since 1871 It was recommended that schools for Bible read ersaiul other lay workers be organized ami that fit men be secured to preach Thoo logical seminaries were advised to conside the expediency of providing special course for promising men who had not had classical training The following committee on eanvjssint the votes ot presbyteries on revision was appointed President Potter of Princeton College IT M McCrackcn New York Rev Dr Edwards and Elders Bradley and Thornton Thu commiUoe on method of cfinetivu changes in the confession of faith and constitution of the church re por led unanimously substantially as follows The church speaking through tho presbyteries can alone doUrniine with tin ions U issue therefore the committee recommends questions bo tnuis in H ted to the presbyteries whether there shall be mlded to the forms of government chapter xxxiiiof tho amendments providing for i pro posal by the to the of amendments or ilIgnitions of tho Ionn of gov ernment book of discipline md directory of wor ship bin that these shall not bo obligatory unless a majority of all tho presbyteries approve in writing That the doctrinal standiirds shall not he proposed to the presbyteries unless they have been under consideration for one year bv it committee of not less than ministers aiid ruling elders not more than two of whom slmll be from any one synod No in the provisions of this chapter for changes in the doctrinal standard unless un overture from tho General Assembly submitting the proposed alterations be transmitted to ill presbyteries lo be approved in by two thirds of them The General Assembly must transmit to the presbyteries any overtures sub mitted to it by one third of all thu presbyteries Any so submitted and approved shall eilect immediately sifter the U eneral Assembly have curtiJled the The committee also recommended that the presbyteries be to answer the overtures as a Avholo by a simple yea and nay to be re ported to clerk in time to be presented to the General Assembly President Pjitton of Princeton Theological Sem inary in opening the great debate on tho report said he objected U two features It denies to the Assembly its legislative rights What sire we here for if not to takes awny from the Assembly not only the right to iogisliito but also thai of deliberating Sup of the presbyteries overture tho Assembly lor any given change in the doctrinal standards this report gives the Assembly no op tion It must send down the overture to if twothirds adopt or approve of it tht Assembly has no choice but to declare change no matter how radical or revolutionary In Moores Digest of Presbyterian Law we read the following declaration The Assembly orders that the Westminster confession is to con tinue1 to be our standard unless twothirds of the presbyteries propose changes desired and in that case the Assembly is to enact that the change be It dues not decree it only buii enacts it You cannot make a change in any way that in validate adopting In conclusion Dr Patton said I implore this Assembly to movi slowly in these critical times when a single false step may lead us we know A Mother Goos Insane May Ada wife of a went suddenly insane today and threw her niuemonthsoM baby and two and ahulfyoar old ebild from a secondstory window to the sidewalk Both were injured and there are hopes of recovery The mother was locked up at the detention hospital Natural Gas ior r CHICAGO May the Gas Trust stock lias been going up siendily and the inside holders have been selling with a view to buying baek on an expected hruak 11 is Th Reifnsr Spider After Billy Murphys Games Gootl 5ul anil iml Sporting Xotes OUK May Dispatch San Kranolseo Chwridc Series Mad i den manager of Ioe McAulilVe went over U i Proctors Theater last night and had a talk I wit John L Sullivan The worlds ehain i pion agreed to tight MeAulilVo with small j gloves to a finish at Virginia City in two months from now for a side or now announced the Oil ComJ for i bigger purse which it is understood bus secured a controlling interest and wilfpipe natural gas iu to the muinesfrom tbe Ohio fields THE SIGHTS AVITXKSSED AT TI1K Boss Allen Rospoiisiblc for tho AcoiOont Idaho JJoys A Steamer Ashore oa ilio Floruhi Coast Idaho May to tbvoeyearold son of Frank Campbell of Bradford died this morning from eating the seeds of prunes The little fellow had been playing with companions yesterday afternoon nud they cracked a number of seeds and the kernels Near midnight the boy was taken with spasms suffered groat agony until this morning when death came to his relief RECOVKR1NG THE HO DIMS May scenes around themouth of the pit of the Ashley mine as tho ehavred unrecognizable bodies wero brought up was most heartrending jjWomen were rushing the mouth of the pit wringing their and crying as they tried to recognize the remains brought up on stretchers At 1 oclock all except tlire of those in tho niino at the time of tho were brought out The body of Michael Henry is known to bo under an immense pile of debris It may not be fount for several days John Alleir assist ant boss died this morning in great agony Anthony Frayne and Robert W Roberts tho men last night are in a critical condition The men lost their lives through the negligence of Assistant Mine Boss Allen who insisted on lighting tbe lamps In the presence of large volumes oC gas Had he not done so the men dead could all have been reseued as there was a good current of air going through the cham ber whore the men had taken refuge after the cuvoin had taken place The throe men rescued last night sepa rated from the others and them to follow but they refused They w a I Iced along a gangway on their way by an aban doned opening through which the rescuing party eamu When about two hundred and fifty foot from the surface Allens naked lamp setlire to the gas and an explosion occurred Meantime the others who had refused to follow were waiting a distanceuf 00 feet still further in the mine for the to enter by the stope and rescue them by digging away tbe debris ol the fall Jt is presumed that they were overcome by the afterdamp of the explosion andrendered unconscious At 8 oclock this evening operations at the mine were abandoned There are yet six men in thu fatal chamber Search will be tomorrow A TOWN UKSTKOYliU ST May city of Tomsk in Western Si burin was almost com pletely destroyed by liood and lire Many lives were lost A RTEAMKIl ASHORE May steamship City of of Wards New York Dnba and Mexican jiue is ashore on Florida seven miles from Old Tower light on an club at that placets willing to hang up for a battle between the two big fellows will know in a few days how things stand down in Mississippi ami he will then meet Madden and MoAulillo and sign the articles IKON Georgo Godfrey the colored heavyweight has to do no more fall as he wants to take a good rest In speak ing yesterday about his reeent fight with Cardiff ho that he considered himself iu having his eyesight No ono can make me believe said iJodfroy but what iiidin had a pieee of iron in the heel of h bright glove The euts 1 received which closed my left eye eoukl not possibly bo made with a glove They wero very small and about half an inch The old time ringgoers who saw the euts have ex pressed the same opinion MUlUnY NuwYoKK May Weir the Belfast today Issuciv to meet lilily Murphy for SSiiOO champion feather weight belt and the 120pound championship of i he world Weir that he would make Murphy battle for the beltor give it to him to defend If the California Athletic Club will put up a purse of STOO he will go to San Francisco to meet Murphy a challen side the The llaocs May of a won Shotoyer second Garter third Time 1 Mile and an Morrow won Kleven second Grimaldi third Time Mile and a G won Golden Bell Lotion third Time a second third Fiveeighths of Sequence eolt Time I Threefourths of a won won Lisimony second Sara Time i May and a six won CuniHe second AVhite uose third Time J Mile and a won Hlanieysume second Iaiemus third Time won second Dal gotty third Time of a won Rose Howard second Ethel S third Time Morse third Louis vi IA Mile and an eighth land second Ilirthday won Kow third Time wnenasingiii laisu iimy iiriiu f sov from Old Tower light on nut whew amnnvolve us m dilDculties we dare to HOC plt ln iij The Nat Goodwin Accident BUTTK May that oday President Adams of tho Union Paj the Nat Goodwin company was wrecked Ifio speaking of tho report from Omaha soncerning the alleged mismanagement of ho Pacific system find tho retirement of JenoralMnnagor Smith and Siipcrlntendent Tohnsonrsuid That article was Jnsplrcd y ofiioial who recently left tho service lho story is entirely unwarranted Messrs lolcouib mjsolf came road from Omaha to and both raek and rolling stock woro found in very considering tho severity of No bhangcs are contemplated tho Pacific division Tho changes armony wero nocesstiry to Insure west of hore yesterday aftoruoon was rect Miss Durfeo of te company died at Missoula The company re mained thereto look nitertheshipment of the body East Itsfailure to for last nights caused tho rumor A Salt May f the suit for for slauder against six members of tilt Brokers Associa Making Little you and yet what baby not quite but the list 0f 360 names which my wife picked out has been reduced thaVs making progress anyhow butyou see about half of the 360sanies another kind of Not un Exaggeration i Private flip1 gun mucliiVsir but tlioresone to ask ter is to prcyciit tlieiKcQimng o u agiifi getting lostVtien the gun at tbo back Life JU Rev Dr Henry Van Dyke of Now York was do lighted with the report and did not accord with the views of Dr He denied thu legisla tive right of tlio Assembly in saying that there is no line in thedigest that confers that power Tlic presbytery existed before the General As sembly aiid never guve it There can be no action to change the staiuhmls except by mutual cooperation between the As sembly md the presbyteries The report seemed to him Van Dyke i peace measure prescribing uul pnieticflbl method of coming to an understanding Dr Van Dyke added that for twentyfive years he had been growing convinced that irevision was come You can no more stop it than you can keep back the spring piling up hist winters Judge Wilson of Philadelphia spoke as a mem ber ofthe committee He said the report was not made primarily lo favor revision or antirevision In was framed as the best way to extricate tho church from the conflict as to the force and of the adopting act which has gone on ever since its enactment In making tho report we aimed to keep what is vital mid at tho same time to put the great essential principle forever hereafter beyond dispute except by those bound to have n light any way The report does not in terfere with the legislative power of the Assem bly if it had any but on the other hand gives it greater power of conservation and regulation Practically any amendment to the standards must be formulated in the Assembly be cause the presbvteries have not needed facilities for consultation They may propose but the Assembly must coordinate their The Assembly ought not to have sucii legislative power as to defeat amendments proposed by onethird of the presbyteries uml adopted by twothirds President Patton has no foundation for his argument that the act is an unalterable law of the Church Could not tbe power that made it repeal it Tho adopting act seems to have been framed for tho very purpose of facilitating orderly members andwas not by anv means meant to be a tlint could ncverbe enlarged and altered in shape Junkin of Philadelphia spoke against revision and the matter went tomor row JIEVISIOX IN THE SOUTH ASHEVILLE X May the General of the Presbyterian Church South Dr Jlemphili of Louisville Kentucky urged in a most forcible manner steadfastness to the old standard and opposed revision Re was enthu siastically applauded The Assembly is opposed to a revision clearly KENTUCKYS SENATOR ExSpeaker Carlisle is Nominated in Caucus liOTTisYTDTLVE May John G Car lisle I was nominated pto succeed Senator Bock by the Democrats at Frankfort to night Wheii the caucus assemblecrRepre sentative withdrew vjals name irorii the Then Representative Cooper Knotti withdrew his liallbtwas arid it stood CarlisleC 33 SlcCreary Senator Smitlx tlieii withdrew McCreriry and fcbe fight was ended jAniid wild cheering a voice the nomination acclamation The motion i carried v Carlisles vote gave him fifteen majority There is ceiieral consratulation here to Spongers bring report that the oariro is being jettisoned The steamer carried both passengers and freight Much anxiety is felt here for the safety of the former Private Allens Thrilling Story In liho lobby ol clic House the ollir day says a correspondent of tlio Now York Tribune Private Allen as the member from Tupelo doliffbts to call himself told this thrilling story to a interested ir Sends I driving home across country oue day when as 1 came in sitfSu of a railroiwl crossing I saw a man violently waving his hand and to himself from what seemed to be soimt sort of imprisonment In an the truth Hashed upon me the man had caught his foot in a frog and could not get it out You may judge how horrified I was when 1 a train coming just around the curve I lashed my horse and hastened 10 the mans assistance but the train was tear ing along at a tremendous rate and my heart was sick as I saw I should bo late to help the poor unfortunate Heavier and heavier I laid the lash but it wasuseless save to bring me near enough to hear the doomed mans awful cries I could now see the steaming en gine hurling itself downtiie track and hear its frightful hissing as it charged like a thing of demoniac life upon tho imprisoned Kearer and nearer it came and then the man seemed to give up the struggle It tbo late for human aid to reach him too late for the engineer to stop his train I reined in my horse and sat paralyzed Just as the engine was about to strike the poorman down I closed my eyes I could not bear to look upon such a When Mr Allen had reached this point of the story lieput his hands over his eyes as if to shut out the recollection of the awful Was the poor fellow killed5 asked an interested f wasnt hurt a bi t The trai was the ot her A ComforfiaWe Sally old I bout leavin3 Aunt Sally who clings tenaciously to know bout dat know bout dat Ise noticed clat plenty sight mo young folks die dan ol Weclily The JfjOiijftie UOPTON utohisnii tins Boston it his home tiHini hut two liits oil of his tlcliv ry Koslon 21000003 2 7 Chicago 3 and Jiminctl Kittrodmi Pun HI The Cincinnati clnli is it tins jiftcrnoon Rhincs a tcnat tin Phillies in but live hits his delivery Atluudauoc Cincinnati riul 0 1 0 0 0 a 0 0 0 0 35 lpliia 1 Cincinnati 10 7 Cincinnati Iiillwin Gkason uiid 141iijns and Schrivur AT linooKLYK May Tliu local League club puna this afternoon by bunchiiig its hits inl tbrougli ilic visitors errors AUxud inl 100 1 S 0 0 2 0 G 1 0 1 0 I 0 0 0 PHtsburi 3 Urooklyn S 5 and Clark IJakcr AT KW YOilK YORK Jifay Lesiuo won tho Bailie today by bwucbiay thmr hits XcvYork 3 0 0010 0 5 York 7 Cleveland f w oYoric 3 1 and Murpliy and and Powers The Players Brotherhood BOSTOK May The visiting Brothirbood all Boston today Kilroy iVitted hard white Grubec was wild but elFtotive at critical puiius ACiiMidancn Boslor 1 010002 4 0 0 0 0 4 02 Bostoti 7 Cleveland 11 Boston GCleveland and Kelly and Sutclille Joues uud Kniuut AT BIlOOKLYX tov May In tin Players League afternoon tlio wore so wettbat Ti was next to impossible for the Udders to throw the bali and Farroll arc Tsponsible for Uie defeat of the visitors Attendance SOO 0 G TO 2 0 0 0 8 o a oo o o o 05 Brooklyn 11 Chicago 0 lyn Murpby ajid Kins low and Farrcll Caftney Barnes POSTPONED AT KBW YORK Suvv YORK iMiiy The Buffalo Brotherhood game was postponed on it of raiu AT PJIILADSLPHLV M s Brotherhood frame was u slugging on borh bidfs it o o 110 11 o 3 o o 21420 PbiJadelpliia 17 PittVhur PiUsburjr Baffin ton Sauders and Gross Gahiu and Carroll Jlutthcws uid Gunnm The IIOCHESTKU Eochester Toledo CjCclumbus SYRACUSE 4 1 St Louis 8 1 Lomsvflle BROOKLYN postponed on acrount of The Hibernians Adjourn HARTFORD Conn Miy nian convention finished and adjourned meet StNetor 1 ;