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Trenton Times, The (Newspaper) - April 25, 1890, Trenton, New Jersey VI IT. NO. TKKNTON, FRIDAY AKTKllNOON, A PHIL 25, 1890. A FA I AL SILK MILL FIRE. Five Jflen Were Killed and Six- teen Injured THE IIOBHOB AT CATASAUQUA.PA An Vxploilon In the Lulcorn Silk Com panj'a Mill Hues a nail to the Oroniul, Burying Orel a Store of People lu tbf AIIFNTOHN Pa April 2o was dis- covered mtht building of the Unicorn Silk Manufacturing company at Cataiaugna (with offices at Nos 33 and 33 Greene street. New York) An alaiui wai quickly sounded, but ov, ing to the hour thl flre companies which me composed of vol untocrs, mainly working men employed in the different furnaces, factories mills, were under the impression that the were as usual calling them to their day'! work, and did not respond until the flre bad been burning about twenty minutes An txplosion Oicuned When they finally got to work a numbei of men were 011 the roof of an extension tc the mill, and an explosion occuned which caused one of the w alls of the mam build ing to fall upon the men 1 he result vtai that five were killed and sixteen injured As soon as the spectators could recovei from their fi ight they went to work to res cue the victims The following are thl dead. A Llit of the Dead. Everett, Mjsver atjed he died on the way to the hospital Good, Joseph, aged Sfc, he was a book keepei in Corvv in s store Frick, Clnrles aged 25 leaves a and tli% e children Lategme, Joseph ageil 40 he was the boss silk dyer, and leav tb a family Paff, Ueorge aged 22 died on the way to the hospital Most of the dead were still alive when from the ruins, but could not sur vlve their hurts The Iicjared Ambulances and wagons were pressed nto service to take the injured to theii homes or tbe hospitals Ihc following is a Hat of the victims Derhammer, Albert, severe scalp wounds Dougerty, Kobert G aged 20, buried under the nuns, but taken out and may re- cover Eenatermacher, William, aged SO, in Junes may prove fatal Grftmn, John, face burned and bmisec by flying bricks Howells, William, scalded about the face James, Thomas, head cut and bumec about the body Jones, William, hurt about the legs Kay, William aged 23, badly scalded Mate, William, burned and bruised about head and body Michael, aged 30, burned about the bjgrd And face, cannot recover Mo.-is Samuel, head and hands cut b] broken glass Price, Henry, aged 19, badly bruised scalded Biegel, Clifford, aged 23, hit on the head by brickn Wilkinnon, Robert, face and badly burned. Young, Wilson, painful injuries to the head Young, W G several scalp -wounds Two Hours of Hard Work. It took the rescuers over two hoars to take all the men from the ruins Half a dozen BUigeons were on the ground to at- tend She victims The entire mill de- Htroyed, and the total loss is estimated a It is probable that the mm wltl be rebnilt at once The flre Is supposed to nave been caused by spontaneous tlon. A Fatal Connecticut Fire. SUKLTON, Conn Apnl 35 waa covered in the Birmingham Bone manufactory on Division street, yesterday The flames spread to the Housatonlc Bnuu company's building, then to the woolen mill, Horace Wheeler's store, Jewell's printing establishment K two dwelling houses Mrs; Marie Slie, aged 86 years, who oooti in the Wheeler building, was burned so teirlbly before she could be from the house that she died m few hours. Mrs Julia Hopkins and Leon ard Smith were removed from the buildings badly burned Eight buildings, with contents, a total loss of over Ttey were insured totheamonnl r' v Oifc of tho buildings AU landmark, which waa IcnowM as the "1> Fajette house" becausethAamonoFrench- man stopped in it (or several hours on of his trips to this country Itwasnearl; two hundred years old Two Perished In the DFI WAN, Wis April 25 explosion of djuainite m the cellar of the drug stor of H B Doane wrecked the breaking windows several blocks away ani damaging adjoining buildings The roo of the drug store was blown off and was followed by a sheet of flame, whinl enveloped the entire bniWI.ig, Fdhjr were in the building at the time. Me Barnhard and Dr Patrick were rescued the '-tter badly hurt and nn nn knowu man perished In the flames, vrlud prevailed and onlv heavy flre walla on either aide prevented a great loss A Fireman Killed. Ont, April 85 working at a fire in Knowles' ban el factory shorll after midnight Fireman Everset fcil through a trap door, dcccendlng to th basement, and was killed ligined to Dytaf, BKIIEVILIK, Ont, April SB Jane thurs was burued to a crisp and her line- band, William Arthurs, probably fVally burned by a flre which destroyed dwelling A New Alabama BIRMINGHAM, Ala, April US Grounc waa broken at Bin Won, yesterday for the new building of the 4 Southland, an institution founded by th Northern Methodist churclr Chancellor C L Mann presided, and Rev 8 B. Wai lacet Of Syracuse, offered prayer To Hull-lot the Coal Ontpnt. April 25-ihe sales agents t of the six great coal Companies met an decided to itstnct production for to Jfo action was taken towan advancing prices Five Yearn for n Mnrrtnr ROSTOV, April 25 Charles I hm been 11 ntenced to five years' fore death of Mrs Griffithi, a Itml by striking her with a 11 n n i i bevltiU cm rent IB ImpoTCrlBlir oml nhu h, Ayre BSarsaparllla In the v pry best tonic sues and I M HE WAS NOT EYRAUD Unknown Suicide of Staten Iiland Still Unknown NEW YORK April i> Dupas act- ig consul general of trance accompanied bv Mrs C H Blen chard, of No 54 Washington square south, and Alfred Py who had know n Ej raud, tbe strang ler, while he in New ork went Lor oner oods o i Poit Richmond, S I j isterdaj afteiiioou to the Richmond county alms house to see if the boilv of the uicide there was that of the French mur erer The man and vi oman said th it the was not that of the fc5 raud they had and known in New ork Tke> said i, that the alleged picture of E} raud, which had misled the Staten Island coroner, did not look at all like the strangler nol was the description on which the coronei iad worked at all like him "Eyraud engaged a room at my house arly m said Mrs Blenchard. 'He appeared v ei j nerv ous and excitable Night after night he would walk the fiooi if his room or the hallway He baid his nfe had eloped with another man, leav ing ilm and a 17 year-old boy, who was at school in Pans One morning he dropped a card with the name of 51 (jeimonge He said It was the nnme of the man who had eloped with his wife Ht grew verj vohe ment, and pulled one of the girls into his room to show the revolver which he ntended to kill him as soon as lie found iiin "We all sympathized with him and be (aid afterwards that if it hod not been for he consolation offered he would hav e killed himself The latter part of lanuaij said he was going to some friends m thin city to try and raise monev enough to go jack to Califonna -nliem lit formerly was Shortly afterward he told me that he had lought passage on a 1 rench steamer and was going to Paris "About four days after this the French detectives came to aee me, and when I gave ;hem a description of my lodger they saic t was without any doubt Eyraud Ever since he was here I have feared that he might return, and for nights could not sleep for fear I cannot feel entirely aafe until I know he is dead." DEVASTATED BY FLOODS Hundred! or tamllleii by the Belief Steamer. Ntw ORTPAN8, April Point leaoant levee, Tensai pariah, twenty bhree miles below Vitksbtirg has just bro ken It was a v ery important lev ee Most of Tensas parish will doubtlebs be flooded Superintendent Grant, of the Texas anc Pacific road, says that 000 worth of property will be irretrievably damaged by the breajt In the lev ee The peo- ple ought to have spent 000 In saying the levee rather than let it break then make a great fuss about sending relief Every plantation in parish has been flooded from the Bayou Sara breult Hnndreda of families are homeless Al the levees are broken, ihousmids of cattle have bom drowned It is probable tha many persons in the interior have pensied Ihe relief steamer Dacotah found groups Of people, whites and blacks, some with babies in arms ihey were huddled on knolls between the broken levees steamer gathered them m Many starving cattle were passed A family named Luke, consisting of flf tocn persons, were rescued by the Dacoteb ihey owued a large plantation, a well flllei store and 100 head of cattle A crevice si x I y feet wide occurred right in front of thei house on Monday, and the flood destroyei all their property The family narrowl; escaped, but managed to reach the levee above the break Many similar tales are heard hen tho Dacotah i cached Bayou Sara she had head of cattle and 500 peopl aboard. After landing them she started on another relief trip President Glynn of the police jury, says thirteen parishes will be overflooded in that district Favorable winds have caused the gul uLreKiii to recede, and the Louisville am Ndshville railroad trains are again running The. lake water in the outskirts of the cit is also receding The Texas and Pacific track is still overflowed, but its trains are running over the Southem Pacific railroad is in good order am is carrying the Illinois Central traffic Th Louisville, New Orleans nnd Texas has been the worst snffeHjr by the overflow Cornell In Court. NJSW YoRK, Apnl 23 Fx Governor A B Cornell was in court ready to testify in th suit ol the bailleld National bank againa Messrs Cornell, Simmons and Lonllard tc recover on a, note Mr Lorlllard tes- tified that the note was obtained from him (Lorlllard) fraudulently, because it wan tc be used for a particular purpose, but was nnctt otherwise Mr Simmons testifies that he never received the money on th note which bears his indorsement Hesai Mr Cornell drew the money Ex-Qoverno Cpfiiell testified that he bought the o He fcwrf no knowledge of an peculiarity about the note His examina- tion will be continued Attempted Murder and Suicide. ST Lous, April Beckman, shiftless mechanic, attempted to kill nl wife with a hammer at their residence, No 815 North Eighth street He struck her o the head several times and she fell to th floor unconscious Beckman then shot him self through the head, dying instantly Mrs Beckman will recover Millionaire Morgan1. Will BOUIKKTJSR, N Y, April 88 the wli of Dayton S Morgan, the Brookport mil' lonaire, the estate, which in estimated a from to is equally di vtded Among the widow, four sons an th.oa ibtnghteu of the decrawcd One bo quoot of Is made to a domestic To Thirty in Frlxm. N Hj April prerue court Madison G Colby, indictee for shooting Martha Fourtier in Frankli on Dec t last, retracted his plea of no guilty and pleaded guilty of murder in th oocond Be was sontouosd to thirl An Alleged RmbeAIer BoSTOls, April, 0. Bowfln charged with the embezzlement of from Lewis F Ball, of No 46 School street at different times during the past year, hosition to the government s bill because convinced that the measure waa iflt only complicated but that it did not undertake to solve the difficulty He had 3een encouraged to hope for a solution ol ;he question by the dec laration of Lord Salisbury that the gov ei nment s plan would not impose a burden upon the t layers of Great Britain but he had been disappointed to find Mr Balfour informing the house that the measure pledged the countrj to the extent of 000 000 without mentioning the possibility of further amounts being idded Bit Iclett of Mr Parnell'a Scheme. While complimenting the principle oi Mr Parnell's plan it was not clear in its details He sympathised with the object of his scheme but it required explanation Mr Balfour's bill was lepletevvith dubious points, hiding the character of the measure Some of his proposals were so objection- able as to justify their objection A bill oi this kind, he said, ought to be confined to landlords already in possession and should not encourage landlords to become buyers In order to take advantage of theenoiiuous boom offered The provision respecting two years of arrears also required justiflca tlon, which he thought would be difficult to find He continued his objections at considerable length and regarding what he designated as constitutional objections he said that any one of them should preclude the second reading of the bill It was obvious, he argued, that Ireland was op- posed to the measure, seeing that flve- eighfhs of the Irish members were strong In opposition to It The Debtor Some An the government going to make Ireland a debtor it waa important that they should consider what was the attitude 9: the persons they were about to subject to debt If they declined to recognise the obligation It was a new wrong inflicted. The government would not impose a lar burden upon Scotland in defiance of the objecttonB of the Scottish members He also objected to the use of British credit It Would Farther Strain the Situation. The bill, he said, threatened conditions which would shock humanity, create dii order, and make worse the relation bo Iwton the two connkles State landlord implied using troops against UM of aveiy state weapon in the en- forcement of an Unpopular law Ihe bil under diaonaalon was the most complicated one he ever saw It contained evciy fori of ambiguity Tn coBclnainn he said "I feel it my duty to protest against prin ciples of so flagrant a character, so tending to embark the conniij into im manoe pecuniary riglm, while making not an aim In the settlement o tlia general Irish problem, but a to plunge us into the deepest political euibar- Mr. Vlevri. Mr Gosohnn followed Mr Gladstone in a long argument He agreed with Mr Glad rt-one and Mr Parnell in a desire to retain landlords in Ireland, but the bill did not necessarily lead to expropriation He ap- pealed to the house not to allow politlca uLiintona to warp the judgment of members the bill. Mr T w Rnnsell (Irish Unionint) ap- proved the bill in all respects The id" o repudiation, he said, was a mere ''bogy.' i'ne Unionists had only objected to 1am purchased its being part of the scheme for icparation Mr Paruell's alternative, hi thought, might be a valuable adjunct ii where landlords and tenants were qn willing to deal Mr. Dillon Spcakt. 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