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Salt Lake Tribune, The (Newspaper) - November 9, 1890, Salt Lake City, Utah Part First Pages 1 to 8 VOL OF STATE SAiT LAKE CITY UTAHS SUNDAY IfOVSMBEB 9 1890 FKICE FIVE CEKTS Flow Shall Emperor Josef Re turn King Humberts Visit1 THE TWO PREMIERS HAVE SETTLED IT Strained Relations Between the Australian and Italian KaiHors Proposed From the German CapitalGeneral Foreign News Nov by Now York Von Ortprivi who hits bum visiUnK Milan this morning wsftivntl a deputation of Gfirnuin residents of tho city who presented an ad dress In rfijjlyliitf tho Chancellor spoko la terms of frunkmHSor tho objoct and results uf with the ftallan Prime Min iHUir Flo coriKiatiilatBd his visitors upon living In i hnjuitiful country which was thu cftiKT of an I n and under a Govcrri rrumt that was linker with that of Jotmany by His interviews with Slgnor Crlspl had cernontod and porfooted tho tnttnlc of tho Drolbund Ho had no anxiety as to tho immediate futisro and WJVH conli drjiit thitt peace would be maintained for a long time to cornO Tho Chanoollor did nob go to tho length of disclosing tho Issue ot the discussion of Hlgnor Orlspis demand that fchw Emporor of Austria return King Humberts visit by going to Rome Tho relations between the Indian Court and the Government of Aus tria have boon further strained by advices from tho ftallan ambassador at Vienna that Cardinal Galimbertl papal nuncio has operating with Ernporor Francis Joseph through the TCrnprcus unl Aroh dtikos to oonnootlon with Italy of Koine continued to jet hold of the dispatches from Cardinal GallmberU to tin Pupii reporting progress in tho intrlguo tending to isolate tho Govornmont Tho of tho dispatches has not been denied Prime Minister Grlsnl has been for a long time urging thai tho Krnporor of ought to return King Llumborts visit Mo now insists upon Austrian recognition of an the capital of Italy by tho I0m jiorors going to tho Qulnrnnl Tho official hero is that Chancellor Von Caprlvi started with authority to soothe Siprior flrlKpl and King Murabert by a promise that the ttcnporor of Aiuiirla would go to Jiomo in the Coltfiiriunlcatkms from Count Kalnoky the A usuwHungarian Primes Min ister reoaivod befoirti tho Chancellor loft It Is understood uiiimnincod that TCmporor Kruno irf Joseph would submit in tho event f Jtlspi maintaining his reception In Koine as necessary for a continuance of tho triple alliance Oaprlvls remarks Indicate that the affair has boon sal tied an Signer Orlapl demanded Tho report that tho Chancellor favored re prisals against the United States because of the MoKlnloy am unfounded Tho Austrian papers still hunkering after ntaliation although negotiations hero for a commercial coalition resulted lu uttor failure Italy is tho least atVectod by bill of any European Utato Sim would not risk olVondlng America to satisfy a doubtful ally Tho Chancellor will return In time to pi for the of the Landtag Wednesday Several reforms that will bo promised In tho speech from tho throne will ho seriously opposed A reduction in the tariff on wheat and rye and a reform In the laws aiming at tho old feudal rights will bo fivuly contested by the old Conservatives The bollof In ministerial circles Is that tho Kmperor Is determined to make no conces If the lower house refuses to accept the pro looted reforms tho Government will dissolved wUhout dolay The Heligoland bill for the Landtag does not conceal that tho Island Is to bo used for war purposes Dr Stockor has not boon dtumtod by his dismissal from thu court chaplaincy Tin is preparing for a wider arid more Intense antlsomitlo campaign Flo his seat In tho limchstag and scorns decided for fiercer agitation In favor of political reac tion Tho Emperors soloctlon of Or Drlsandpr as chief chaplain ad interim Is chio to an acquaintance formed while his Majesty was a student at Bonn whore Dris ander was a patron The Kronen papers wore aocurato In their predict Ion of the speedy Germanizing of Luxemburg The Franfort Zeitung states that tho French language will bo replaced by the German and other measures bo taken to assimilate thu people with those Germany Tho ollicors of merchant ships familiar with Cape Horn routes discredit tho re ports of tho lossof Captain 7ohn Orth Arch duke John of Tho Santa Mar tho vessol which ho commanded is u good ship and Is well manned Sho might bo safe though she should not bo heard of for n month longer The Horlin actress Stubol who Is tho morganatic wife of tho Arohduko joined him bo foro his vessel sailed from Buonos Ay res Disorders in Tonquin Nov has advloes from Tonquln stating that robelllon is rampant there nnd tho breooh outposts are tolng at tacked dally Tho fact that these disorders an occurring is kept secret as If is feured if publicity is thorn tho project before the Kronen Chamber for a loan to tho Ton quin protectorate vUl bo seriously Inter ffrecl with Capri vi Decorated ROME Nov General Capri vl and Signor Crlspl arrived at Momzn this morn ing lo a dinner In honor of the Ger man Chancellor King Humbert woioomwl the ministers and after conversing with Caprivi for some time decorated the Ohancollor with tho Order of Aiuuinola tlon Smith and Slnvin Sentenced Nov Tom Smith tho En glish lighter and Prank Slavln the Austra lian pugilist who in December last fought a tight neur Bruges were each sentenced In default to one months imprison nient An AnRloPortnfjneMO Agreement LONDON Nov The English and Por tuguese C4overnments have agreed upon a miMfww viwndi to remain In force six months pending negotiations tbo two gov ernments regarding disputed territory in Africa Tho French AVar Budget Approved PA tus Nov 8 Tho Chamber of Deputies approved tho war budget A TARIFF RAISE Tho Tin Tax Increases the Price of Canned Meat 1 CHICAGO Nov packers of canned moats at a today decided to ad vance prices a quarter of a cent per pound because of tho Increased cost of tin nncler tho new tariff They also considered a plan of moving tho stockyards and various packinghouse plants to a point uouth of the city and nearer the lake Aiftor the mooting Armour said Tho yards will bo removed It was shown to bo feasible to establish at a profit now and greatly Improved yards and packing houses with bettor facilities for handling stock and at leas oost The present yards be used for ofcher THE GRAND JUNCTION LiINE Still a Matter of Uncertainty When It Will Be Opened Nov Special to The time of opening the Rio Grande Junc tion railway between Now Castle and Grand Junction still seems somowhac indefinite Tho announcement was made two weeks that tho lino would bo opened sometime between November 10th and 15th but from present Indications It would ftocrn that a further extension In time is re quired From Bait Lako now cornos the advice that it la probable the line will not hr ready for travel before tho last of tho yoar It is still asserted In Grand Junction however that tho now lino will surely be opened by the of this month or at the latest the 1st of December The local ofll clals can glvo nothing out that is definite SNS JDOOM IS SEAUSD The Union Pacific Soon to Have a New Traili c Manager OMAHA Nov Special to TRIB There is good authority for saying that tho light which has been going on for some time between VicePresident Holcomb and General Truffle Manager Mellon of the Union Pacific has terminated In favor of tho vicepresident and that Mr Mollen soon after the prospective removal to Chicago will bo asked to send In his resignation Mr Mellon has all along boon supported by Comptroller Mink but Mr Holcomb has probably succeeded In bringing President Adams to his way of thinking and the fate of the general trattlo manager is sealed O H Baldwin who was recently brought hero from Duriver assistant to tho president Is Hpokon of as Mr Mellons successor A SEDUCERS FATE A YOUNG CHICAGO AN SUICIDES IN A 1JAKKOOM Tho Story of IliH Isolations With tho of a Wusliirigton Cnttle liiff Day Kixod Nov strange ntory was told today at tho inquest on Edward 0 Hunt a young pharmacist who last night blew his brains out in a saloon Tho story Is that ho was to have married today a Miss McOroskey said to bo tho duughtor of a cattle king In the now State of Washington According to tho story told by one of Hunts immediate friends he left his homo in Garnstt about a yoar ago for a trip in the West for his health On tho road ho mot Miss Mc Oroskoy and their friendship soon resulted In an ongagomont Although no ceremony was performed they lived together in Tanorna as man and wife Hunt soon clo partod for tho East and Miss McCroakuy discovered after a time that she was about to become a mother Wishing to avoid scandal she came to visit friends in Iowa and remained there until the child was born It did not live long Tho young woman determiner to hunbhor recreant lover up Coming to Chicago she met him aucl demanded Miat he marry her lie agreed the wedding being iixocl for to Nothlng more was hoard of Hunt from last Monday until last night when lie walked Into a saloon accompanied by three women He bought thorn drinks and tolling tho bartender ho had no money of fered Ills overcoat In settUmiont saying ho wouldnt riood it again Tho bartondor re fused to uuoupt it and without a word young Hunt whipped out a revolver and sent a hullot through his head Ho has wealthy relatives in Garnett KHS SHB IS A HARD BKINKER VSMOnVJl TAsVldUTAi Lionise Sonirle Reduced by Her In temperance to Extreme Poverty Yonic Nov Dispatch Han Francisco ChronicleSeries Soarlo was a few yoars ago a popular mom bor of the Edward E Rico Burlesque Com pany driwing a weekly salary of and having tho services of a maid besides To day sho is practically homeless and in want This great transformation has been caused by drink She will be best remembered by theatergoing people as tho soprano of Hioess Surprise which embraced such entortalnors as William Mostayov Will Donln Lena Moivlllo and AHce Athor ton Superintendent Blake was visited la the pftico of tho Board of Charities and Cor rections somo time by two women one of whom said sho was Mrs M A Silbev for merly Louise Searle Sho asked that husband who Is a salesman bo compelled to support her as sho was without food or sholtor Sllbor snys his wifes intemperance Is unbearable and ho refuses to meet her NO MORE ATLANTIC RACES The Crack Steamers to Be Run With Some Regaia to Safety NRTV YOHK Nov Dispatch gan Francisco Chronicle racing is doomed Tho White Star and In man lino companies have solemnly go de cided so far as thoir crack steamers are concerned and it Is expected that the other companies boasting of their greyhounds will jola in tho compact gamo it is con cluded is not worth the power and danger There is somo glory and the privllogo of carrying tho mails is worth a great deal of money but tho cost of rushing a great ship Is enormous Tho results are unstable for tho victor on a trip may be van quished on the return eastward and the re sponsibility for tho lives of tho passengers Is too great to bo borne when every addi tional pound of steam used is a challenge for an awful calamity So the steam ship companies that have decided to partult no inure such contests The Death KeeordL Nov 8 General David McKibbon United States Army retired list died hero this afternoon of cancer in tho throat General AlcKibbon served with distinction In Mexican and Indian wars and in tho war of tho Rebellion WASHINGTON Nov Frodrico Noll Charge dAffairs of tho Costa Eican legation and aotiifg Minister for some months past died suddenly this morning of pneumonia after illness of six days Don Ansolmo Noll a cousin of the deceased now attached to tho legation will temporarily beoome acting Minister NASnviOLB Nov Barclay Martin an oldtimo member of Congress died at Columbia today British Sailors Desert HALIFAX 3ST Nov Dis Skii Francisco Tho British warships will sail on the llth inst Evidently many of the blue jackets have a decided objection to going to Ber muda as a large number wore posted this morning as deserters Twenty men have disappeared within the hist twentyfour hours Great efforts are now being mado by the naval authorities to capture ab sentees and this aftcrnoon an officer ac companied by a city policeman and fol lowed by a picket visited a number of houses in search of tho missing men The j Marshal has received a communication from thti naval authorities asking the as sistance of tho city police in capturing the Stanley Relates the Inner History of the Rear Column MAJOR BARTTELOrS REIGN OF TERROR Many Acts of BrTitality Charged Against the Irascible tenant Troup Denies Some of Stan leys the Officers Had to Live On NEW YORK Nov Dispatch San Francisco Chronicle M Stanley was seen by a special corre spondent of tho London Times at tho Everett House In this city yesterday afternoon and from 2 until 5 oclock ho told his story of tho inner history of the illfated rear column which story Mr Stanley gives In the form of a personal statement personally signed Probably tho best way to satisfy any legitimate interest in this writes Stanley would bo to tell the story of tho roar column as I hoard it at Yambuya and then tho public may understand tho shock ing ofTed it had on me when hastening to their relief I was mot by this awful revolu tion Wondering wlrnt all Barttelots strange notes in his diary meant I asked Mr Bonny to be frank and say what it all mount He replied Well sir Major Barttolot asked me Dont you think Stanley is a Pritchard a and added that he bad heard that one of your waya was to leave Africa alono so tliat no ono would know what had transpired and ho had heard a story of your leaving an ofllcor in somo part of Africa and never going back for I was told that Major Barttolot had ex pressed great curiosity to learn the probable effect of a dose of cyanide of potassium and ono time was caught testing it on his tongno in ordor to ascertain whether its taste would bo likely to be clotucted In a cup of oolTeo T was tokl that tho person for whom this doso was Intended was Sulim de Mohammed a nephew of Tippti Tib 1 was told also that Major Barttelots lifo was twice saved by Mr Bonny onoo bo causo Major Uurttolot had suddenly seized a woman who was passing near him and buried his tooth deep in her shoulder I was told also that frequently Major Bartte lol would otiuso his black followers to shrink buforo him by standing In thoir patli in front of the advancing natives and grinning like H Is the expression that was usocl in delivering it to ho would at the same moment brandish along eypiMss stall that had upon it sharp steel points Mtt was reported to me to bo often run ning about camp prodding his people and hen nourishing this stick and hitting In discriminately without any apparent cause A Manyama chief complained to mo that ho had beivn prodded seventeen times in ono day with this steelpointed stair and that was two days before Major Barfctelot was killed by Sauga The little boy Soudi whose death 1 havo recorded in Dark est was a little fellow of 10 years Major Barttolot refers to him In a general way as a clever little follow I havo described him in my book as a wiseheaded little fellow Well Major Barttolot was Irritated at boy morning and kicked him and from tho of foots of that kick the boy died John a mission lad was floggod with 3UO lashes and diod very noon after receiving them A Soudanese soldier was placed on guard while sullorlng tho torments of hunger and ho stole a piece of the meat of a goat for which ho was Hogged 150 lashes He was sentenced to roociive but as he could not stand that at ono ttmo they left oil at L1KUTWNANT aROUP INDIGNANT NKW Nov HcralrFu Boston correspondent telegraphs the following in terview with Lieutenant Troup Lieuten ant Troup read with interest and indigna tion tho Interview with his Cornier com mander Uonry M Stanley in this mornings Herald and was very glad to make reply to tho assertions and insinuations contained therein Mr ho said demands documents but ho has none of his own Diaries and reports ho says aro of no value and yet bo produces in support uf his state ments Mr Bonnys report You will see that ho has shifted his I challenge him to prove that I was present at any of tho horrible scenes of which ho tolls or that T failed to protest In his book us well as in his interview lie shows that ho was aware of Major Barttolots deficiencies in certain im portant qualifications necessary to a com mnndor in so trying a situation and yet he choso him for the place Mow came one hundred graves at Yam buya he asks Some deaths were caused by poison but more by starvation His only instructions about provisions were Give one brass rod to each man to buy fish and six oourles per He has carefully omlttiRd this from his book These rations were for five months the length of time that he expected to be absent not a word about what might happen after that We were to save otirsolvos as Hore Lieutenant Troup ijave me this list which he said was an exact account of the provisions which Stanley on August 25th 1SS7 loft for tho ten officers at Yambuya 111 tins of condensed milk 11 tins of cocoa inul milk 34 tins of biscuits 5 tins of sugar 31 tins of tea 70 tins of butter 7 tins of chocolate and milk 42 this of jam 18 tins of 33 tins of Leibigs extracts 3 tins of cofToo S tins ofcandles 5 tins of vegeta ble soup 4 tins of red herrings 20 tins of sausage ii tins of arrow root Ttin of sago ao tins of Hour oue pound each and 37 bars of soap ho added was for five white offi cers and for the five who were with Stanley and expected to return in November But ir had to last a year and a half Each got these rations every three months 1 pouuds of conoo 1 pound of tea 1 tins of salt 1 tins of butter 2 tins of condensed milk M of a pound of sugar 1 tins of jacu of a tin of cocoa and milk 1 box of sar dines 1 box of sausages containing 1 pound of fancy biscuit of a tin ring pound of flour 1 tin of Lieblg of a pound of tapioca and J4 of a pound df No wonder you I Involuntarily exclaimed when the reading of this bill was ended There was Bour enough for about fire biscuits and other things in proportion and it had to last thiee months I might men tion in order to be exact that we had in ad dition a small quantity of which could not eat mouldy biscuit and some tea that was unfitforhuman use We could also get now and then a fowl or a goat per haps one a week the Lieutenant we werenot properly supplied with medicines Stanley must know that we had no medi cine that WHS of practical use to send away J une S 1SS8 There was a great scarcity of carbolic acid quinine other things which are necessary in Africa and there tonic all said Lieutenant Tronp in conclusion has fallen into error In accus ing all the killing the Soudanese soldier forstealinga piece of beef He was shttt for desertion and only after a council of oflicors in which Major Barttelot cast the deciding vote Such punishments were not1 unusual with as his book nnd the aocused b ayo the benefit of Mr that souaUyhc bru one of the one mentioned above In he made his uro test verbally In court martial At the time of the other occurrence he was unable to riso from his bed to enter a protest or use his hand to write one Lieutenant Troup and his wife leave for England next Wed nesday HERBERT WARD DBFENBS EARTTELOT LONDON Nov The Sunday Times prints an interview with Herbert Ward who de clares that he never said Barttelot com mitted any acts reflecting on his honor or that Stanley bad himself not committed He was shocked that such personalities had boon published and sorry to think that Stanley In defending himself should seek to embroil him Ward in a quarrel lacking every sentiment of chivalry for the dciicl tho living Speak ing from his own knowledge Barttolor never used excessive cruelty Ho says Stanley in his opinion fails to attribute the blame for the disaster to the rear guard where it should be laid namely upon tho shoulders of Jameson administrator of the Congo State who neglected to send a steamer up to the camp Had this been done every thing would have been saved CRUSHING OUT ANARCHY Tho Newark Police Make a Very Good Beginning NBWATIK N Nov the anarchists who resisted the police last night Mrs Par sons Englebert Hammer Simon Gordon and August Mekor were today remanded to appear before tho grand jury Monday Tho others were lined SIO each and sent to jail ten days There has been so much of the anarchistic clement displaying itself here recently that the police determined to crush It out There is a flourishing international socialistic society here composed mostly of Russians Poles and Germans meetings aro hold Tho police say they will allow no more public anarchistic celebrations NEW YOTIK Nov anarchists meeting tonight in Brooklyn proved to bo a allalr aboat 4QQ people being present Horr Most wantho principal speaker THE COLORADO HAN6IN6 GUIEGQ SWUNG OFF UNDER THE NEW XAW i The Penitentiary Warden Objects to Ie Matlq Sfcato Law Should Bo OANON CITY Nov to Warden and officials of tho Penitentiary are not very well pleased with the law requiring the execution to bo done in tho Penitentiary and requiring the War don to do it The law IB very unsatisfac tory and an effort will be made to have it changed at the next Legislature The War den does not relish being the chief State executioner It is thought by the of ficials that the Shorlll of tjUo county in which the crime was committed should be tbe executioner and in tins manner the un pleasant duty woul4 be distributed about tho State and not all of it put upon the Warden Inasmuch as the execution build ing has been orected at tho State Peniten tiary it may ba well enough to have tho executions performed thtao bnfe let the Sheriir of tho county in whichvtho crime is committed do it and lot that county also stand tho expense of guarding the con demned until executed Than there is a ridiculous feature in tbe law requiring that a post mortem examination shall be held for tho purpose of ascertaining how the person executed died Judge Dudley the Deputy Warden does not believe In capital punishment atall but he says hanging Is supposed to bo a punishment to terrorize evildoers as much as andif it must be done let it be done on the highest hill in the country for a good effect on others Grlegos relatives arrived this afternoon and will take his body with them to Trini dad for burial Griego is reconciled and takes much comfort with the Spanish priest who Is in constant attendance upon him IHK FIRST EXECUTION Just as the huge boll in the belfry of the State Penitentiary tapped the hour of G to night the soul of one of tho inmates of that institution Novorto Grlogo took its flight by the gallows route and in a few moments afterwards the legal record was completed and the tirst execution under tbe new law had taken place within the massive walls of the State bastile Griegos crime was tho murder of old man Underwood at Trinidad on June lltU for the purpose of robbery NOT TO BJB TlUFtiED WITH Miss Goodley Talented and Strong blinded Wants MEDIA Nov Dis Francisco Chronicle Miss Alice Goodley a teacher in the public schools of Delaware county for several years past and at present teaching in South Chester began suit horo today against Samuel L Clayton a son of Judge Clayton for breach of In her attidavit Miss Goodley says that Mr Clayton keptr com pany her for a long time arid re peatedly promised to make her his wife Ller suit is for damagp9 in failing to carry out bis contract Miss Goodleys suit has caused a sensation in social circles Mr Clayton the defendant is at present in Chicago where his marriage to Miss Evelyn F Pardridge tho daughter of a prominent Chicago speculator is announced to take place Wednesday night Judge Clayton and Mrs Clayton have also gone westto attend the wedding of their son Mr Clayton mot Miss Pardridge in Paris while on a trip abroad with his father during the summer of isSO and from the first meeting the young couple appeared to suit each other and the match is said to be a happy one Miss Goodley the fair plaintiff in the suit against Mr Clayton on the eve of his marriage to another is 25 years of age and a woman presence and strong force of character She recently graduated at a well known school of elocu tion and It is said is upon the stage She appeared before tbe Teachers Institute here week in recita tions and readings and her efforts received comment from her fellow Her face and form are far above tbe ordinary and make her a conspicuous figure in any gathering The Stewart Furniture Sold NEW YORK Nov San Francisco Chronicle Series last the inlaid furniture from A T Stewarts mansion was sold today by Ortgies C6 at No 366 Fifth Avenue It includes bed steads bureaus and also furiii turo made expressly for General Grants room Its cost was something enormous ranging to Among tlie piecessold which brought the best prices were General Grants furniture which consisted of an elegant inlaid and carved bedstead with richly in boards bureaufco match a French dresser to match a wardrobe with mirror doors to match This was boughtbyLevy the furniture dealer undtir the name of Mr Allison Tlie Worlds Fair Architect ISS GORMAHS VICTORY Democracy Has Gained No Recruits From Republican Ranks THE CASE SIMPLY WENT BY DEFAULT Tbe Bourbon Leaders Will Oflor the Country Free Says His Tariff Bill Was Misun Farmers Claim Fifty Members of Congress CHICAGO Nov Dispatch San Francisco Chronicle Series litGr Ocoms Washington Senator Arthur Gor man of Maryland is generally deemed to be one of the most astute politicians in tho country He has issued a noto of warning to the Democratic party Iu comiiHintiug upon tho results of the election Ho has said that ho lias discovered that a careful I review of the figures will show but a slight increase in tho Democratic voto while it shows a very large falling off in tho Repub lican vote as compared with tho voto of S88 Mr Gorman has been practically tho chairman both of fcho National and of the Congressional Democratic Committees Ho has at least been the leading mind of both Ho is not misled by tbo enthusiasm of the moment Mo never talks at random Ho has always boon found to bo a good coun selor and a wise prophet His language is the Democrats throughout the land aro to be congratulated on tho hand some manner in which they turned out and wont to the polls on election day it must not be forgotten that a careful review of the lisinres will show only a slight increase in the Democratic vote It will not do for us to break ranks and imagine that wo have secured a position that cannot bo shaken by our enemies two yoars hence I have been looking over tho figures this morning and L tind that we polled within 000 of our full vote in Baltimore city while the Republicans were several thousand short So it goes In nearly all of tho States Tho returns show that tho Republicans wore so disgusted with their leaders in Congress that they refused to vote for them They did not turn around and vote for ns but they simply remained away from the polls Thus 11 will bo seen that men do not change their politics any more readily than they change their religion They will re fuse to voto with their party sometimes but they seldom vote with their enemies It therefore behooves otir people to maintain their and endeavor to hold tho advantage they have gained in tho recent Taking his warn Ing suggestion for a guide H very careful analysis has been made here today of the returns from the various Congressional districts in order to ascer tain whether tho test which he has applied to Baltimore is applicable to tho whole country In order that tho basis of com parison may be entirely fair tho gerry mandered districts were omitted as well as those districts in some of the Western States tho farmers movement amounted practically to fanaticism It was found that the test of Mr Gorman apolies with the exception Indicated to tho Republican districts in the Northern Tn nearly all of the districts examined tho Democratic vote cast oa Tuesday is actu ally less than tbo Democratic voto cast in the same district years ago while the Re publican vote in all tho districts examined was very much less in other words what is called the great Democratic victory in tho Northern States is a victory due to tho fact that tho away from tho polls The landslidein favor of the Democ cracv was only made possible through Re publican apathy Tho total Congressional voteof 1890 in the States named will bo found to bo very much less than It was in 1SS8 while tho Republican voto in somo of the districts Is reduced by onehalf Why that voto was reduced it will be for tho Ro piiblican statesmen to ascertain Democrats who have not completely lost their heads over this unexpected arid over whelming victory which they have achieved with tho active aid of political machinations of every description and the temporary in difference ot the Republicans aro beginning to ask themselves the question What shall we do with our tremendous majority in the House of Representatives From the South and portions of the West comes tbo hearty unanimous response of Mills Crisp Breckinridge Bynum Springer and their and followers Pass a tariff bill framed on radical free trade lines that is what our victory means and we must hasten to gather its There can be no doubt that this will be enforced by Mills and his followers who sincerely believe that the voters of the United States have experienced a conver sion from protection to free trade in the short space of two he architect poi nted by tbo1 s Fatt of construction 61 THEFARMERS MEAN BUSINESS They Claim Pilty Members of Con gress anil Used No Boodle WASHINGTON Nov Polk of the National Farmers Alliance is very jubi lant over the result of tbe elections Tn an interview today be said The Democrats and Republicans are claiming everything just now but when they come to sift the chaff from the wheat they will find that the Farmers Alliance had something to do with electing a fair proportion of the good men who will have seats in tbe next Congress Up to the present time it is certain that the Congress will contain thirtyeight straight out Alliance men and there are twelve or thirteen more who are pledged to us These men aro from the South and two sections in which tbe most of our work was done The Alliance In Nebraska Min nesota and Iowa is not our organization and is not amalgamated with us but it made the same fight and will join us this winter Our Alliance cooperated with them and we will cooperate with any farmers associa tion and in a little while grip on the situation in almost every corner of the land are here to stay This great reform movement will not cease until it has im pressed itself in the Nations history Finan cial reform is the necessity of the hour and it must come The press and tbe voice of the stump speaker were our only assistants The Alliance has no campaign fund no If wo had hadmoney we would not have used it Tbe principles on which the Alliance is founded are solid and correct must The fight was no small affair The ex tremists of both parties attacked us bitterly and gave no inch of ground In the South it was the Democrats1 who opposed us In the North our most vigorous antagonists PROTECTION IS AJLlt RIGHT McKinlcy Says His Bill Was MIs understood and Misrepresented Novy William McKinley who was in this evening said to a reporter referring to tho election1 satisfied with the re suits in my gained 2600 votes during the1 campaign which The Republican victory pnvihe Stats Tbe unfairnesspf the gerrymander was haui rfesteiivTOOSclcloarly by tho election The the State ou a popular majority of the Demo crats secured twothirds of tho Congress men Protection is stronger today than It ever was and it will continue to grow in favor The Tariff bill was misunderstood i and shamefully misrepresented Tho latter j was done by importers many of whom are not citizens of the United States nnd arc free traders I am sure it will win in the end Tho same issues will coroo to the front in 92 and it will then be better understood Tho Republicans have little to fear In tho future if they havo a free ballot and a fair Major MoKinley feels confident that the Senate will pass the Lodge Federal Election bill before tho close of the next session THE BLESSINGS WE ENJOY The Whole Nation Should Praise 6od for Ills Goodness No Liarulsjlide in Michigan DETROIT Nov an extra edition tho Journal Independent prints the follow ing The alleged Democratic lamislido in Michigan is likely to prove no landslide at all In fact it hf now claimed that the en tire Republican ticket with the exception ot Turner for Governor and Huston for will probably bo found to have tho most votes on tho official count This statement is made on the authority of Deputy Secretary of State Egan who de clines to state the grounds of his claim but says that thoy will bo A Close Connecticut Vote Nov from every town are now received at the Secre tary of States office An unofficial footing gives Morris a popular niajoyity of 27 This is by the face of the return and makes no account of tho Republican votes thrown out iu Kridgoport or ihc M Prohibition votes thrown out in oce ward in Not So Bad in New Hampshire CONCOKD N Nov Chur chill of tho Republican State Committee states that tho claims of tho Democrats that they have a majority of tho members of tho Legislature aro unfounded The Republi cans n good working majority andwill organize the House and Senate elect a Gov ernor and United States Senator to succeed This Makes Arkansas Solid ROCK Nov complete returns from the First district give Cato 874 majority over Featherstone Tn tho Second district onicial returns give Breckcnridgo 805 majority over Langley Republican and Union Delaware Democracy Nov official returns show the election of Robert J Rey nolds for Governor by SKi majority and of John W Causey for Congress by The Prohibition votes in tho State wore 150 General Hendersons Majority CnrcAGO Nov A dispatch from Du buque Iowa aays Is elected by 205 majority The official county on Monday will not change tills materially Governor Mcrriams Plurality ST PATfn returns most of them oflicial give Merrlam a plu rality of 1272 A MYSTERY OF THE SEA THE THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION The West Point Superintendent Makes His Annual the Military Academy Treatment of the Wild West Indi ans to Be Inquired Into WASHINGTON Nov 8 The President has issued a proclamation designating Thursday Xov 27th as a day of thanksgiving Fol lowing is the proclamation by the President THE STORY OF AJf OLD COAT A PasRengor on tho Viscnya Not on tho Frcnclt and a Ro golvo to Die Nww YOHK Nov t0 bodies raoro were recovered yester day from the wreck the Spanish steamship eight miles olt dead thus far brought to tho port ono was a passenger In tho forenoon there was found ou one of tho dredging Hues a sack coat of gray Scotch cloth In the bnok of the collar was tho tailors mark Old En gland In the pocket was a pair of mans gloves and a womans veil neatly folded In the change pocket were Ameri can cigarettes and matches In tho inside pocket was a steamship time table a bill and a letter The letter was on a sheet of square note paper and was written in French in a womans small handwriting Here is a translation ot it beg you to come to me in the Brasserie 1C Rue Blondcl as soon as possible us I huve something very serious to toll you something that essentially concerns yon I have the honor to say that to you JUsiuB BHASSEJUK DKS BRASIANTS 10 Rue Blondcl On the back of the sheet of paper the Lords prayer is scrawled iu Spanish in a mans handwriting that grows more illegible towards tho end of the prayer There are also Spanish words which seem to mean Poor fellow here are two illegible proper names and they will do The bill is a receipted bill for one weeks lodging in the Hotel Place de Lane Publique Paris The bill seems to be that of M A Caitua although no such per son appears on the passenger list of the but the back of this bill con tains the suggestion of a mystery It is scrawled over with illegible Spanish and TTith figures At the top written iu ink in carefully formed letters are these words in Spanish the blanks indicating those that cannot beiiiadft out Since no other reaiedy remains to me deathif J have the courage equal to The question that occurrs is whom did this ooat belong It seems prob able that it was the property of a passen ger who ran to tho deck with it and it off when he found himself about to be in the water where he would be compelled to swim Then the question arises who was Basilic What was the way and was there any con nection between it and the carefully writ ten resolve to die and the Lords prayer hastily scrawled in the same handwriting as theresolve Why was it thus written out What was this passenger about to do when the collision came Who ia Basille who writes so prettily from Brasserie dee Dra rnants and who 5s M A Caitua whose name does not appear upon the passenger the By the and favor of Almighty God tho I people of this Nation have been led to tho clos I me days of the passing year winch have been full oftho blessings of peace and the comforts of plenty Bountiful compensation has come for the work of our minds and our hands iu every departure of human industry Xow therefore T Harrison Presi dent of the United States of America do hereby jippoinl Thursday tho 37th day of November tj be observed us si day of prayer and thanksgiving and I do invite the people upon that day to cease from their labors to moot m their accustomed houses of worship and to join in renderiug grat inulo and praisij to our beuefioitiut rich blessings ho has granted us as a nation ana invoking of his protection and grace for the future I commend to my fel lowmen the privilege of remembering the poor homeless and sorrowful Let us eiidenyor to merit tho promised recompense of charity and the gracious of our In testimony whereof I have hereunto setmy hand mid causcrt the SOHI oftho United States to be affixed Done at the city of Washington oighth day of tho year ot our Lord dglit hundred and ninety autl of independence of the United States tho ono hua ilred and liftwutli BKNJAiiix ILunmsou 3ty JAMKS G KUATNMC Secretary of T1IK WKST POINT ACABBMV Colonel Wilson Superintendent of West Point Military Academy in his annual re port says Thoro wore 29t cadets at academy September 18SO Since that date the loss has boeu eight by resignation twentytwo by discharge two by death and fiftyfour by graduation There have boen admitted new cadets inakinc a total of 289 four of whom were admitted September 1 ISOO Colonel Wilson makes a point of tho disadvantage under whicn cadets who enter n aro placed from tho lack of drill nnd instruction which their more for tunate classmates have acquired during summer encampments Ho earnestly except under extraordinary circumstances that no further September appointments bo made and that June candidates bo notified a sufficient timo in advance of reporting to permit them to prepare for examinations Tho condition of the corps of cadets as garrls drill discipline and instruction has boon excellent During the year tboboalth of tho vraf less favorable than usual and upon examination it was1 found necessary to recommend oxLcnsivo Improve ments in sewerage ami plumbing view of tho limited period allowed for field artillery drill it is urgently recommended thit another battery of new Holdguns supplied to tho academy Tho seacoast are also reported to bo in bad con dition and three guns burstduring the year fortunately without serious results Those supplied in their places aro old guns used during tho rebellion and tho superinten dent says it would be criminal on hia pare to endanger the lives of tho cadets by practicing wth these obsolete pieces and recommends that now fiveinch breech loading steel guns be famished Ho says also that battery instructions should be placed upon an Independent footing ac4 fi fty horses and thirty artillerymen tjhould be furnished Thus tho sea yielding from its this gray coat has yielded a hint ot a tragedy without the clue to it Young Lincolns Remaittu Interred Nov T Lincoln Minister to England arrived this morning with the body of his son who died abroad He was met at the station by mem bers of the Lincoln Monument Association who escorted Lincoln and the remains of his son toOakBidge where the body was de posited in the monument erected to the boys illustrious grandfather The inter ment was A Pennsylvania Town Burning READING Nov dispatch re ceived states that the mining town of Seliuyl kill county 3s and it is feared halfof the town A Record NEW Baker the crack sprinter the Berkeley Athletic Ci the record fpr200 yards this ii f th of beiiier than the besfc pro A WRST General OBeimc has been requestedby Secretary Noble to make an examination of the Wild West Indians to bo made on thoir arrival at Philadelphia The General will go to Philadelphia accompanied by Sioux Interpreters and take evidence as to tho treatment received by tho Indians while connected with the sbow TAICIMO TT1K ALASKA CENSUS A bulletin from the Census Office upon the census of Alaska is composed of an in troductory statement from Superintendent Porter and a letter from Special Agent PetrofT describing his experience in organ izing a force of enumerators and collecting statistics He began his work February 10th last divided the Territory into eight divisions and organized a force of assistant special agents for field work from residents familiar with tho lan guage and country The enumeration is nearly completed but returnshave been received only in part and some cannot be had until next spring Mr Petroffs journey ii Alaska foots up about twelve thousand miles and the distances traveled by his as sistants probably foot up more The super ficial area of the Territory is estimated at miles SHOT HER HEAD OFF A Colorado Woman Meets With a Terrible Fate DENVEII Nov to TRIB Yesterday morning A Nickerson aged and his wife 29 years old drove to Pushawav lake seven miles out and tak log a canoe paddled across to the viclnifcy of some deer In a few hours Nickerson paddled back and in great excitement ran to a hunting camp requesting tbe people to to ihe canoe They did so finding in tbe bottom of the boat tbe lifeless form of Nickerson Lifting a blanket they saw a horrible sight The top of the bead wai blown from tbe body with the brains spat tered about the bottom of the canoe Nickerson tells the following story Upom the opposite shore they started aloojf the bank getting a shot at one deer tho rifte being discharged by the wife She placed the rifle in the end of the canoe where abe was siuiog and assisted her husband in paddling Toward noon the return trip begun As no other deer was seen Mr Nickersou undertook to shoot at loon He requested his wife to hand him tbe rifle After he had discharged it he worked the lever shooting another cartridge into barrel and then Jetdownthe hammer She took it from the bottom of the canoe pass ing it breech toward Mr Nickerson As he drew the rifle toward him the muzzle pointing toward the womanifaoe mer caught in the crowbar of the canoe and lifted and falling back exploded cartridge Through tbe clond of smoke the saw the hair and upper portion of the disappear over the sideof oanoe wd heard one low moan sank down man he was able to spring to out upsetting the craft but muscles answered frantic tho mangled remains till he ;