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CHILDREN UNHAND PLAY
ARODND THE CORPSES
Th# Bod.#* of Eight B#h#ad#d Mon Carriod
Through tho Slrooto Amid Joy and Jo#r*.
Th# H##‘U Put Upon * May Pol# #nd th# PwH, In
C#u Attlr# and RoA*cto*n« in Mirth, M*k# It * F##-
ttv# Occasion A Cr#nd B*nqu#t Lat#r In Honor
of th# Execution Th# Protest of th# For#i#n
Twihit-tt * C. O* to #* Ute* •***■• hr •*»
•tags (DM **m aWhgtdMMa taßtete •* #* Kwte**ht "S»* , us ••**
t-tift-t at vwsw, fu# *•*» *•*»•* m im*m* ikuMct. «a* ytup-HW*
MMte a* • ..mtng mMM is* to<M#w* ted J*** °*
~ , rT * ltWrtl Tr% tyiißian Tiirn-1 th* «m«h*u« ate
~f- M• ,M 4*t « tap Twill «"** th* rSO*M ptoyte MMM IS*
>rt .— ■ | f ttM , r»«r f m 4 apart wt* tit* hto*h. #•*•••*#
fc r|l ,, y*, . t „ lt 4 fc «Vin-|i If tnilrrl • Halt at Iter P»>* »*d
«*t tend* «r th* tteala mrnm P*"* pp tha t«* to H«w*. «*• ■#«#•• #e;
In* srawwd tta* Tte BteMPte testate th# •tednH** «* •*»• '*• te*
.. fratm at pnsatbta M> *• u» lasptr* hr th# twtato Ip
lh* heart* #f IS* peapta A bangort »»• aft'r**r M hr 14
A ytliMi Im haap Ml U th* laniMMt hf th* for*!g» rwh. •»-
fWM that th* Ini—ilU h* dtarc* Unwed.
Mrs. (iNTKt D. Tilnaa liroppH She
Moat} Pros Her Basso*
Looted For It FI»• Minute* After
word* tA Itltotlt StKtCM
Mr*. George P- Tillman, driving
from (be rity Turwla*, to bar home
in Clark*'* Hill, In Carollt a. lost h< r
rrilrule from her buggy. Among oth
er th.no* it* rtUenle ecnt.lned |2<»o
in greec backs.
MU* TlUmso driving with bw
ibutlter and «u the flr*l to notice the
iuM. She hhd **en the reticule four or
hv< minute* before It* low »n.l a* they
had been driving very alowly they
PASSES OUT OF THE HOOK
Left This Morning For Philadelphia to Take
Part in the Peace Jubilee There.
New York, Oct. 20.-The battleib ip Texas passed out of *<ndy Hook
this morning for Philadelphia She is to take part In Ihe peace Jubilee
t'T- tt ' 15 ATTLEFF to Tr ' ,AC
therp and will then go into dry dock and prepare for hpr long voyage to
Manila. She Is expected to be ready to go to Manila in six weeks.
The transport Berlin sailed this morning, bound for Santiago and
Porto Rico, with quartermasters* stores. l
HERALD SOUVENIR BUTTONS FREE TO EVEBY ONE PRESENTING SOUVENIR COUPON-WANT ONE ?
tts t»M* a »m
THE AUGUSTA HERALD.
test sit %m
w**e ponttitr* <4 lading tta Miaalng
They gnirkly dm** hack and met n
whit* mac living tn tta n*igbbortiwod
who had walked along over tta rout*
taken by th* lady * buggy Th* ton*
wa* stated to bln and k* Innmred
! what kind of rvtteule or aatetaf It wa#
! and m being tnforated anld ta had not
Tbs ladle* had been reaMured when
they bad aaea the man. They bad not
thourbt it poaatble that ta could have
art <led having seen the reticula and
war* much disappointed when ta anld
he bad not aeen It. They knew him
well na a farmer in the community.
They were further noupluaaed when
i ecoo workmen in » d«*d neerby aaid
‘that no one bad paaaed along lh* rote
| but the man alluded to.
The mystery of tta disappearance
of tta reticule hna not been cleared
up. Sultnbl ■ reward has been offered.
Th* surmise Is that someone seated or
lying along the roadaide. not risible
iltler to the ladia*. the whit* man or
th-i laborers, saw the package fall from
the buggy and. securing It, made his
way Into the woods.
tfssnfc K#f«n TMt ft* Rm Hm i
tout* Hill ft* Istsnpsi Sir).
that th#** ta h«*P.«g It lit* an**
wwNMMI If HI MM *4 • M**t
; NSth h»t«HWP |M *| » IIH -* *M th*
' -wtatp—i Star Ml th* PhtHte*** h>
rss*t»s4 taps (Mat* IWrrteeW* tate
HI ta* at*r mm M ll* »»P dsppr*
1 *■**>* if ihM* mm Ml m*Pl m
thaw »**«**» l*M •« BMMMP it. a**
with** ntM «r tetl WiMaaM th
at* 4*4 ha* worth* mt ptdta*. It la
MM«4 at th* aa*i *Mxiwat that
th* SpatWh nOMMhi Nht l*« th*
(*MW* of th# I tula stsptpwr Ahfcy *»
th* MtOsltaMh as Rtpstgpta* 'h*
o*4 t ht* tea* la a* A—#M» t*tf
tat**, thwagh #*»**# ha<>«« a* th*
TWO A *(#•** Iter
ft woo Mgnwmd tn fu#*r thnt ita
war to tta taugrsu. H* *mh tta
MH'mllcwA to atop thla, hwt when tta
ewitar fated tta Abbr tn Itoiansa*
Nay tta latter raswrto bad Und*4 a
earpo <4 ana* and tta inaartetaa r*-
■ faa*4 la glv* them *p Ttarmpon Ita
Abby wa* *• ate
It la )Mtt possible that ttar# hate
tarn some almtlar incident* not 4**m- ;
|*4 swarthy of raport la tta Wand of
data or Fancy, aa It has been repotted
that mm Insurgent vemela war* ear- j
rylag ana# ta sprete the hiaarec’ioa
la ttaa* htenda and Iwwey would
have reorvaed them.
Hat tta reparta al tta nary deparl-
WM-nt ataw H atwurd to apeak of tta In
sargent nosy sutosisly. for tta entire
fort* ronsit* of a taw s«hon«Mrs. and
«m or two little coaatUn# steamer*
Tta axpiaiuitton of tta admiral"# lo
tertarantw with three veaart* In tta op
eration* ta tta destur on hi# part ta
maintain tta *tniu* <i»< In tta Fhlt-
Ipptne* pending tta conclusion of tta
prate commission • work.
It |* said tare that It I* not aurprl*- 1
In# thnt tta Ppantah cnbtnet I* trying
t . make much of any ln» i>tan! th<4 can
be twisted into a demonstration and
actual hosttMtlrs hrtwrm tta occupying
Amert-an forr-s In tta Phillppln** an!
tb* insurgent*, foe that would make
ground to sustain the contention that
they ar* sure to put forward when th#
Philippine* ««•*»* under consideration,
that the ("nlted Plate a force* never
have been able lo take possession, and
hold the territory outside of Manila
proper. I'nder the rule* of International
law such a point would be entitled to
Situation I* a Oreat l>eal Brighter
i (By Associated Press to The Herald.)
Jackson. Ml**.. Oct. 20.—The yellow
fever *ltu»tlon appear* brighter today.
! A rold rain la falling which will un
doubtedly be followed by colder weath
er. No new foel ho* developed for
several day*, although new rase* con
tinue to develop In Iccalltie* already
Infected. Official report* for all placp*
j in the state yesterday give a total of
! only 25 new eases and four deaths.
Jackson, at this hour today, has no
new cases and no deaths, though some
of the sick ure extremely 111.
are all broke.
Japanese Insurance Companies Can't
(By Associated Press to The Herald.)
Vancouver. B. C., Oct. 20. The Hy
ogo, Japan, News says that, with thd
exception of one company, every life
Insurance company In Japan is In dif
ficulties, owing to basing actuary ta
bles tyu closely on British and Amer
ican lines None of them can pay their
Judge Clark Stricken.
Atlanta, Oa„ Oct. 20.—Judge Mar
shall Clark, for years judge of the su
perior court and one of the most,
prominent lawyers In the state, was
stricken with apoplexy this morning.
He was preparing to try a case when
the stroke came. He was taken home.
His condition Is critical.
Killed in the Ring.
Omaha, Neb., Oct. 20.—Billy Walker,
the pugilist, who was knocked out by
Andy Dupont on Monday night, died
at South Omaha today after being un
conscious for fifty-six hours.
Chicago, Oct. 20. —The weather for
today, the last day of Chicago’s peace
jubilee, was even worse, If possible,
than that of the preceding three days, j
The rain fell fitfully and a cold bites |
blew constantly. Preceding the chief
events, the railroad employes’ recep
tion to President McKinley, he spent
the time quietly at the home of Cut l.
At tei »l A. 04
(*«s Oth Hsr Isywtsi h (M AIP)
ISM lata at tea tte«tMi Stl Mail*
Waitutafa t» c. tw m n» •#*
■tapwctmsMt tateg ft*a* *ha ftdhateppt
i f*4a* tala <4 t»a*a»4at (hHMatl tt*h»
i - aha** tha «». a.ttHaatt that th*
wtaawt M L»a« la MM nr*
|*a%*4 Th* tt»*.|ii"n at tte>
<4 atamMMt ah 4 ****■> » wtara tat
Aiahttt at ■■*»» *< »> tana «4 *«*•
»»titi ml. hat hte4* t* R* l * t* aa*t»
rawatea I a» RtatM.-'at wiWat, tat
Mt ■ atoafttUß tha la*
| 'Th* utMttaai ** na4. at****
tat** ar» *r«ai»—*aa «»«.*»»*** .th«*ah
tha ath ntiiri I* «*-*»»***.*. anttuß
i*4li la tha «*m.aar.«a t tha aaUM*
B**4 Tha laalttwa >4 tha rt«* a*4
ta* hitwaa ter w** • ' •>« Ch* tr*t<
a** ibNt It* «m* Thar* ara mm nr
a-taht alWaaai. Ma.ltan ta an>a*a*tlr
| a**aa»a4. IStIM lha —all tha* «***
11 •«•(< -rlaht 4**«h*-*a tana *tha»*«a.
1 tr*«a tttahaM In* t lt*n n»*.»*tal
a*4 MttaatMMl i ia*lita*a. at>4 i ac*l- j
•tlwat.l Otta «*IM »awtatM*
Maaa* than th* ah***, ha: ta* 4*twtt*
a***: 4*4 a*4 tea it *4n**M* la **l*
th <-ta*r poriiaa* -4 th >u*a»uh *.**•
hr. iMwaua* at A* tmrltt at— It*
paar* a*«*tMMM It .oatalaa • •.>*«»*
, I to*, ha ilrarf*) th . t aanttaa th*
4m«altM« at »h* Phll.|-|iiw« aa4 *Ma
lafi taiall n a*, ut th* aaurarati."
— i■ E'
| BABY ACT
Sticking t« Tb»ir Petition inti Yield
Will Shrug Their Shoulder* at the
Pari*, France. Oct. S*. —The Spanish
peace cootmtMloaera have not a* yet
received from Madrid cither Instruction
or permission to hid adieu to Chilian
aoverclgnty without further seeking to
attach to this sovereignty some condi
tion providing for the assumption of the
Cubon debt by the United Htates.
If they are a* at present disponed and
instructed, the Spaniards will nut at
tomorrow’* meeting reeognUe slfuni.i
dively the United Slate*’ position, and
will stop. Should they flatly reject the
American insistence, the Spaniard-,
while recognising the physical power of
the United Stales against unaided
Spain, will dumbly extend their palms
upward and shrug their shouldei*.
They regurd the situation as pitiful,
and are not averse to any sympathy
they may excite.
They afflmi that the American ans
wer to their debt proposition la verv
long, and they have not yet had time
to mediate fully upon It. They, thus far,
intend not to yield and will tomorrow
matte another written presentment, and
will expect an intended discussion
Whether they tomorrow will be met
with, at the close of the cession, re
ceive. as to Cuba, the American ulti
matum of terms, and time, must be
then developed. While this is possible,
it la not quite probable.
MURDERED bY CHINESE.
The Frenchmen Will Demand Rep
'(By Associated Press to the Herald.)
| Paris, Oct. 20. —At the cabinet meet
ing today the minister of foreign af
fairs, M. Delcaasc, rend a dispatch
from the French minister at Pekin, M.
Gerard, announcing that a French
missionary or.d several Chinese Cath
olics were massacred or burned to
death in the chapel at Paklung by a
mob. M. Gerard Immediately demand
ed reparation from the Chinese gov
THE PATIENT DEAD.
The Ohio Case Ends Fatally Tills
(By Associated Press to The Herald.)
Warren, 0., Oct. 20.—The case of
yellow fever in Paris township, re
sulted In the death today of the vic
tim, Blanche Beck, aged 28. Miss Beck
recently fled from Mississippi.
kTli ED HIS WIFE.
And Died on the Gallows Today for
|By Associated Press to The Herald.]
Granite Falls,'Minn., Oct. 20. Joe
Ott. who pleadedl guilty to the kilting
of his wife, was hanged in the jailyard
this morning. *•
Ctt) iN rotate Nllrs AskH to
sight Site** a«tM tote th* LH» lh»*
Th*** la tathths mm ta th* tea** I
|jih*ii«* M nanwtM at«» th* #•*•»,
Aaa.h «4 Ufa Atltaaah, thhaw *****
Ste.n .a aa* tali *4 Ml Tha ItarwM
tlitmaama Na CmAm Mm M
h**a mm* at tha aw.rah *H *m«m nMa
(I*l at ISttra fhaarpa M Naaal ate
aahat tha «* ifllte gt th* AaBWMa
gaMra ate lha faaatr pathM ta ta**
• atlag aal. It pMalhla tha iMall
Mr Athihao* t»ut ***** t« th*
th* aathatHlM all tatattaatata that h*
at* ptmmmm Tha CarpUa* aathaH
ttaa v* tetag all that <aa m ngpai *•!
t# rmm tea* tha aaaaaa.a It if a*
«#tl ta a4a>)<<«4 hatrawr that a. pa* j
thaw M aa * Urn aa aterh <aa ta aa*«4
o fpiftii erf 1 fßew'Sod nff# Mr Ai*ta«aa
ha* hi* aaaplrlaaa tat Itata la atah
Of raarw th*** ar* arataa at ttaa*
• ta* ra'r*tat**4 hr altar pa#*. **4
#*a. la aaa ratalag la *4 taapMtei
<ha ran*** a**a aa Ita a gbt at th*
TWre am so assnv of th*«* at***- j
anil ihrf in* All m* v**rn ml
flirt tag that H would be Idle at tkl«
tlose to d«(all thru* The horrible
crime has seal a thrill of terror
through the ruuMoualty especially I
to tbooe who knew the murdered lady
so well here, and to those who frsd ao
rtal and bstiaeM relation* with Mr
Atktuaoa ft Mr. A. K Bloksk the
most heartfelt sympathy la extended j
Thu terrible grief and shork which j
ha* come to him la the euneet of pi*
| life I* almost more tbaa he ran bear. I
It* waa very devoted to hi* daugb-
The distress at the home of the poor
victim of the lurking scenario's mor
lit*rotia flrr rto better be
tbse pirtttretf Ybe
j hmbiftd, inff«*r* «t «t tor hi*
! flf bt»)plnnin* i *ii In tbe mi4*t of this
jrrurlel trial md evfttl vltltatloß. hti
tbe roodolenre of friend* from mile*
and ml lee • round. As soon ft* possl*
ble he will join In the hunt for the red
handed Fend, with a prayer that the
craven-hearted secured rei be placed
within scop* of hi* enter and re
THE INNOC NTS
Neighboring lk»g Slaya Whitt
Up to a few day* ago Mr. Lewis Mil
ligan ha* had an unusually line collec
tion of while rabbits, amd partis* pac
ing hi* home on Humming street have
frequently remarked on the beauty of
the pink-eyed bunnies. Recently,
through the depredation* of a neigh
boring dog there lias been a veritable
slaughter of the innocent*.
Mr. Milligan tins aevcral dogs and
they and the rabbits plav together
quite freely. A night or two ago a
strange dog made hit appearance and
the rabbits, suspecting no harnt, ap
proached him playfully In the same
fearless way. Before they could real
ize their mistake three of them lay
dead. The night following the life of
three morn paid for the intruder’s vis
it and last night three more were sac
rificed. Mr. Milligan was unable to
catch the offender and in sheer despair
lias given away the rest of the rabbits
as the only means of saving them.
GONE TO ATHENS.
Will Return Very Sqon With Hl*
Mr. R. E. Hall, a well known young
conductor of the electric railway, to
day leaves for a visit to his old home
in Athens. This visit of Mr. Hall's
is one of special Importance, as his
marriage to Miss Underwood of Ath
ens occurs on the 27th.
Died at Stellavllle.
Mr. Fred Brinson, a prominent, resi
dent of Stellaville, died Tuesday of
consumption. Mr. Brinson was 25
years of age, and a son of the late
Judge J. W. Brinson. He was a
young* man of sterling integrity and
exceptional morals and had everything
save health to make lit? happy. To
the young widow left to mourn his
untimely death the sympathy of many
Col. Brown Not an Applicant.
Athens, Oa., Oct. 20. -Col. Edward T.
Brown, who was at the head of the
Candler campaign, says that the state
ment that he is to be appointed chief
secretary In the executive department
under Gov. Candler is totally without
foundation and totally unwarranted,
and that, he is not, and will not be,
an applicant for any position within
the gift of the governor.
MAS Ml A#* A ♦*A#
imwMkAT. #cf. m t#B*
SECRET COUNCIL OF WAR
AT RREST LAST NIGHT
Admiral B#rr#ra Pr##id#d and th# Chl#ft of
th# Maritim# Fort## Took Part.
Confk)#ntlAl Ortkf teuhae.jMenUy Itouni to lh# C#r
ngott Th# W#r Pr#pAr#»ions tor FrAtte# Ar# Ur#
Absorbin# Bub*#ci of Oiscuh»K>n in Europ#.
UnA##s Franc# Vteids Thus Is s Bloody War
ryt. Cta IS -Th* mm ptetatMaata » r*mmm mm th# H- rrriii aata
pr, at 41-****** Sr****** t* Ita ISatah papaa* tta** •*** M#M#
aa.at »»p»*'i*»*t» a* Taatah to** a***ta* Th* Altera. #***■*• laatate#
i• 4at at th* *a*t*i aattatii aS as* at Steal ta th* 4tl*te Ml t#B
M**t**ta* h**a» htet pan. lathttamal artat* **f* **t*MtMh«T taw*#
HITS AT SOCIETY
The Wife of the Evangelist Delivers a Sensa
tional Speech at Atlanta.
Ailaata O*. Or Ih-Ai th* «p**M* mmmum at «h* *»te*h «ta#J
«*.*»< •« *4 tta W«4Mh Him* Mtaata #*4*lll at tta North tl*a»»ta
r«Mt*T**r* tar* r*M*»te»'. Uni Saaa F. Jaa**.. *!•* "t tta r»#a**ll*t. taMte
a rprrrh ahtrh rw**t. a araaattoa arwa* h*r »'*t*r aMMtara.
Kta **t4. In P»n “1 r.«tatMß4*"hßt« fan Pha*h*. tmt *mt*t aha I* a
arrmat at .ta . h»rrh. that y* rtet. tar it tta l-onl a* aatata
*a>] .hat >* t**W tar ta what**** l,u*ia*a# hath ***4 at r«*. to* »hr hath
tarn a »orro* to nut? ate of »>»<'f »*»o.'
• I roMcn*t)4 ttaa* »M«o*» •* # F*tt 414 Phoata *• «h* **r*atla of
tta rhuirh dl.ttan from tta w©te“n wta ar* th* **r*att* m th* wo*M.
It la a«t mr work to dltriM yitM for taitoMß r.tth h«»i#**. ft soring UHh
,ar>t rtKMn* **>4 *r.trtt*ln»#M» hall*, la ©tear that at* »W ate ta tha
world* raralval ot *i«rt »te dUtepatloa. »n 4 ta Irater. ta •latnl r***lry.
Too many of out •<>«*» ha** t#ll*t*d la «•*•» work to .Irhaarh our
r- 1 task* uak*|tpy th* taarta and how** of thoaaaada of our
airtrra. Our work <* to build boat"* ft-r tta mra of tMal who brla* to a*
gm. 4 cm* ,n<l glad tidings of *al*» tlon W* ara not tar* to d rua# plana
for furaishiag win**, pttorh and champaga* for wordly *«d rtafnl galtar
lng». and thrr*b> bring ruin upon our bom** Knougb hn»* alrrady **r**d
• l tb*** tablra. and rnough of arrow and aadnraa I* following In ttatr
iuUm rottra* It la ouru lo rarry tta l»lm and ronaolntlon of tta win#
of Joy into the homr* of ita poo* and auffriing
• It I. not our work lo dlwuaa thr iataat alyMa of draaa-ln whnl w*
and our d*u*bt«r» ar* to apprar al tta luatful halla of r***lry, wtar* oar
vomonly nuHl<-»ty and rlrtur ara d*atrcyrd Kar too many of out womm
Br . i'i voting tbrmrrlVM to tltla worg to render our girl* giddy and god
h**s and to unman our non* and to u sl f)t tin iu for tta higher ofll«*s* nod
dm na of lif*. . . . . ... tK
"Our work ia to dlaruaa plan* for clothing the poor and helping tn*
riotitm*. no that thry may meet th* bla.ta of the coming wintar. W* do
cot meet to dii-ctt*. fh* plan* of receiving, according to th* taat aoclal
forma the farbionahl*. *ho coma to dtapby tta foil!** of drew and tta **•
travugancic. of aoricty. Too Targe a cumber of our women ara tatouadl
them-elves to the** foolish round* o; usotcaa tollteo.
"It i* our work to make rotnfor übit the little parsonage*, to glv* a
warm welcome to our pastor and hia humble family, that they may bring
peace to the home, ami liearta of our popple,
"Welcomed by the servant* of tj te church and representing the cer
. vairt* of the church, let ua aid hearta In an effort during our
sojourn together in your city to adv #nc * our Mamer'a work.'
Mrs. Jone*' speech has caused m tl eti comment and I* likely lo start a
big dbteosalon. Th< “ convention I* largely attended and promises lo be
Interesting throughout. II will last all the week.
|U. P. REESE’S
Win. M. Reese's House Burned
During the Night.
Flames Reached M P. Reese’s Room
While He Was in Bed.
Special to The Herald. j
Waahington, Ga., Oc-t. 20.
The residence of Hon. Win,
M. Reese was completely de
stroyed by fire this morning at
2 o'clock. The origin of the
lire was a kerosene oil stove,
which exploded In the bath
room. Hon. M. i\ Reese hail
a narrow escape, the fire reach
ing Ills room before lie knew
of it. The loss is completely
covered by insurance.
Miss Kate Malone and Miss Cora
Tarver have returned from Saluda, N.
C„ where they spent the summer.
The New Possession of the Ameri
The First Official Order There Pleases
[By Associated Press to The Herald.]
San Juan. Oct. 20. The city re
mains orderly and all is quiet else
where. General Brooke Is installed ir
the puluce and Brigadier Genera
remains as commander of the District
Brigadier General Orant Is appoint
ed commander of the District of San
Sonores Rivera, Blanco, Lopez and
Oarbonuet, Ministers of the Insular
Government, have tendered their resig
nations to General Brooke, stating
they will perform their former func
tions, if desired, until their successo-"
The first general order issued by
General Brooke Is a dignified, fair
document, and has been well received
by the people,
A post office here under American
auspices is being established with all
possible haste. t'nited Stat-ta Spe
cial Commissioner Carroll arrived on
'the Panama yesterday. _