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PpiP V* of 'VAHNEK B safe
I CITRK will tw aem to
■ ■■ — any deatrlns on
racvlpt uf n poatal car>l. mmttnniin; thta
AcHr.a WARNER'S SAFE
(THE ro.. RorJmalar, N. T.
CANDLER OFFERS A REWARD.
jUtkh wHinr-Aim who opksc
vri.n afar griffin.
>m Mnn Is \w I ndcr llniitl mill
MnrranlH lliivr fti*i-n lurcl for
roirlern Other U lihi* I'mrmcra.
4.rnn<l Juries of I'our <'mm lira
Will l>o Aorni* lit % #*■! luu 1 1 ii— llii it >
Are I.*u% Ing lb* Wed ion
f or I’t or of 111 —'l rcntmcnt.
Atlanta. Nov 2200 v 'anllrr ha? of
gered a row aril of sl<* for whitccap* who
hjve for iwo inoniht hern terrorizing four
counties immediately south of Atlanta
Within the past w. *k. the lon* Mundtnir
trouble has reached a climax, and now
tr.e most intense ex ttement reigns over .
wide section of Georgia, *i/>w n where Clay-
Kii. Fayerte, Henry and Bpaldlng coun
v <*. ome to a corner
Wholt) families of negroes are fleeing
jm: gtrlckm. from their hom*?. seeking
.*m* place of safely. Some of them ar*
m/tg here, while other* are atnpmng In
<*.. 1 n eminty, between Atlanta anl
J 0 n e- two.
A ready one well known white man haa
beet* arrested and hound over muter tw *
bonds, one for 11,00 t• keep the pert’ *.
an 1 the other a 12 0 bond for assault with
|rtent to murder.
Warrants are out for fourteen nth r
farmers who ire accused of complicity In
Ri hard Crawford, a wealthy p'.inter.
who own? l.Ono acre* of land rig it In
th** midst of the territory now rin over
by whlteesp*. has added f*n in the revvi and
offered by th* Governor
The rrouhin started on Mr Crawfo <1
place, an hats already been staled In dis
patches to the Morning New? from Grif
fir. Abont two month? ic some ?•
srro'? hy the name of Htrb klsnd w-r
whipped and w irnd to leave th.- rotCi
hrhool The whipping party sro- a lar.:e
one made up of men well known :n be
community, many of whom will have to
appear before the next grand Jury.
The Story Told %tcsiti.
Mr Crawford openly expressed tils dis-
Mpprovai of the whipping, and ?oon after
one of hi* negroes named Joehun Good
son re.elved a letter full of vile threats
and abuse containing s w arning thr< at
that if he and all of the other negroes
on Mr Crawford ? place did n**t leave In
twenty*four hour? there would be. trou
ble The letter said: "If Dick Craw
ford ad scoundrel, refuse* to help In
moving you *ll. we will hrtnr bis house
down * This pleasant communication was
i4rnd Jack the Ripper "
•Mr. Crawford promised to protect his
negroes and he at one persuaded Gov
Usndler to Issue the reward This ac
tion did not stop the whipping outiage-.
for wlm**?! immediately after It was offer
ed negroes were rhlpiad on the plan
tation of Green Wesley and Ben and Ab
salom Ogletrae. In all. six negroes were
severely bra ten by the regulator*
Mr Crawford accueed a neighbor of
having a part in the whipping?, and thi*
intensified the trouble The neighbor t>.<
bl? gun. and stroking over to see Craw
ford. mode known his intention of doim?
damage Othar neighbors who
were present prevented bloodshed, and the
Ijeiifgorent visitor was arrested and put
* as- r u lI.OUO pence InmhJ, and a txad of
I2fci for asaault with intent to murder.
T xdajr the new* from the whitecap ?e< -
ten is tnat nearly every negro has fled
or is preparing to get away or quick I v
i 1 possible Eleven families of negroe*
moved sway in one hunch. The negroes
•M say that they found notices posted on
t.ieir doors telhng them to leave Inside
o? twenty-four hours It Is already prar
<*• ally imio**bfte to get farm hands in
that pe-rion as all the laborers ore dv*
There Is some talk of organizing a com
mittee of white men to protect the ne
r"ew who have been jruby of no offense
T e offb era of the law say. however, that
this will not \m necessary, as they will
be able to handle the situation.
I*DICTMK\Th \Vi:nfr; |i A'tllKD.
of the C rlminnl l*rom*dißK*
Aacalaaf Dr. Wharton.
New York. Nov. 22.-Jut*# HHnloy tn
F-##hokl. N J , bun I#l rtonn ;in
order quaPhlng ih# two remaining Indict
menrg aftainrt fh# Rev. Dr. Henry M
Wharton f>f BalUmore
The Monmouth county jrran*l Jury ln
dlotrd l>r Wharton on three n< u*iraio
‘Wife#. The firet indictment acrueed the
df#n<Jxnt of false pretoneee in having a?
• il#K#d Induced Miee Clara ftommers of
Oc**an Orove to deed to him ten acre*, and
dwelling for an orphanage. This* Indict
ncnt* wa ret aside on the ground that
the Matin# of limitations tarrc<l such an
action after two years- The two indict
ments quashed to-day. charge Dr. Whar
ton with putting two mortgages on tne
the other for S6.WO, and appropriating th
r oney to his ow n use
If 'he matter comes up in rourt again it
'vtl! probably be In civil proceeding*.
MF.1.1) FOB .l \\l> I,UICF>Y.
Orlonrl Broker %rr#*#l nt the In
•tanee f r (irn. *l#klr.
New York. Nov 22 J Fletoher Bh#ra.
•he stork bolder ami mmler of the New
'Vork Stork Kxehange. who failed Inst
-g|g arrested to-day. charge| with
Ij#vnu#| W. Baxter Shera's bookkeeper.
s w.s arrested. Both men were ar
r *aied on warrant* K 'ued at the instance
cf Gen DnnM E. Rickies, the charge l*c
the aectiring of llo.nno of Gen Sickles*
money under fiho pretense.
alleges that some time list sum
mer K nve Shera sl<>.oon In cash to |n-
J*vt in Manhattan St Tail. Northern
nnf other sto'ks. and that since
,^" #f time Shrrn h.aa refused to give an
• minting Daniel I*. Hays, sirornev for
Sir kies, raid that though tn# speclflc
• "*rg* is for lio.foo. the nggregwte .imotitit
wji| rearh nearly s**<■•
llAkia FOR COHId TIVi COST.
Important DUnißMlon ul the Hard
aanre i nmrnlion.
Richmond. Va Nov. r -At the morn
g session of the National Hardware A.*-
►"'latJon the subject for diecusatoo was,
l ' **** th® proper hi sis for compiling
fowtr* a nutnlvr of delegatea jvinici-
Mted in the dlacussion. The general dis
fu*Kkm urged that coat should Includ. all
r ‘*tUy for merchandise, and bo corn rut
•* on each lot of any arttcl# traded jn
•'P-uxtely, A part uf the cum of dulig
aines should b *ppll#,l by Mpportiov
lo each department Its pro rata f
renerai expenses In addition to the fixe!
c ***** tor that de|>artment.
the afternoon a abort huatnasa aea
>on was held, and to-night th annual
l*anquet came off.
AAnr llriruui' flrcelpta.
Washington. Nov. 33.-Th* receipt*
' on the war revenue act for th-- flrat
!L >ur * Ui prevent, usual year
YARN SPINNERS’ MEETING.
'Vrrr .rt*rrtl, tllscu.nl nu Reply f,r
4'niaml*lnn Mrn Ht-fnaliiii In
( ut Thctr Rules.
Charlotte, N. C., Nov 22—Tin* m- ..Inc
ot th. t-xart ot governor, of th Sjinh
.rit Cotton Bplnn.ro AxMx'tutlon her.- t<v
nicht was a stsrxhsmber aflUlr. T:;e
incmbno I>r>.nt w.ro Dr. John II M -
I A Jon, prohl.nt; Ci-org. ii. Him, or<-
i isry; K. 8L RHnhnMi. lADootnton. N C.;
\ It. R. Ray, M. A<l.novlll., N. C.; A. C.
■ Miller, Shelby. N. C.l Leitoy Sitting-.
Linc.ist.r. 8. C., and J. C. Smith, Ntw
| ton, N. C.
It Is admitted that at th s me.llng the
| report of the Commit!.* on Cone.entra
j tloti us. roedved. This oomtuitee r> |K>. t
• and on the plan of handling the products
of th Southern jarn .pinners >by s dmit
, *d number of Northern communion mn.
1 The botuil w is In .colon lr**m 7.A> to lh Ji
o'clock and at adjournmtnt It wo an
nounced that a reeolutlon had been pi *-
id that no Information whatever j* to
the proceeding* idiould be given to the
pn*. It war admltt.-d to the Aaaoelit
td I’rct*. representative that the reply of
the tHimml.Mon merchant, had twen re
lived, but what action w* t ik u tip.li
It by th*.* board waa not .I a' I*l
Ini. I. the Hr.t meeting of the board
i.t held," mid one of th. members, "of
srhlch we have hail abwilutely nothing
to eav. S*| f,ir te you or any laxly else
out.iib* tne meeting can tlnd out w. del
not.tlng at all"
Wild. MIT ( IT COMHISWOSI*.
■ turn Merchants to Make Vo tonees
stun, to ftplnnera.
Philadelphia, Nov 21-In re.pon.e to a
j telegram received from an officer of the
i Son hern Cotton Spinners' Aseocl ulon
relative to a reduction in the rate of oom
! m1..10n charged by the yarn house* the
tollowlng named firm., which practically
<-obiprise the Yarn Merchants' A.ocls
iiun. declined |H>.ltlvely lo entertain uny
leilurtion from the pr>wne rate:
.1 II Untie & Cos Hu king ham A- Fanl
-OO J ami. F Whit* & Cos., rharl.n J
Webb A Cos. .lame. E Mitchell A t’o.
i \V. M A F W Sharpie... Hooper Si'vlng
\ Soil. Oscar P Uoeb. Schell. Taylor A
lxvn.trrth, Thomas A Houston Edward
s Hyde, WTinon * Bradbury. Walter 11.
j r-ockran * Cos John Corbett & Son.,
William IVOllrr tr Cos. Richard A
A telegram t<> the above effe.t wll nt
to the Southern Cotton Spinner. - Asso
ciation at Charlotte. N. C.
< OX.ItE!*S OF THE II IITIiTi.
there Wus a Lively IMseus.ton at
the Final Session.
Hxdtmond. Vs . Nov 2J —The fifth see
sio*> ot the Baptist Congree. w,. hell
thi- morning The topi' for consideration
was "Weak Fointe in the Baptist Fol
-tlort." end the discussion wus probably
Tha livHi*i*t nf (hs
R?v. E T Tomlinson. I*h. D . of Eiix
i ih< ih. N. J . pretiu<l cwrolutly
pn r#*l p*|wt.
lr B K Woolburn of Alisghany F*liy,
l*a . an.ft i>r Albert G Lawwn of Tjni
in. N J.. foilowod Dr. T^nltn?on.
iftisrusslon tnvlixM short (Aik* by
Dr. H. W. Battle Petsrabur*; Dr. W.
K H*<- nor of tnu ncy. Dr. L. A Cran
ilaall of Chicago, Dr. t? B Mmwt or
Worcv>tM. Mas*.; Dr. Gaorge C. Hou of
Roevton, aiul Dr John Foftkird of thi* city.
The congreM thia afternoon for
th* last lime. An aMress was <lelhreml
by Hev N. C T. Rhowd*. D. D. of
Mrooklyn. N. V . on “Child Nurture in
Closing words were ?|ioken by Ih*' fol
lowing; Dr. T A K Gesalrr of l.anl
- N\ J ; I>r I*. M Mercer, for ;h A
local committee; Dr. J. If Hawthorne,
for the Baptists of Richmond, and Dr
U A. Crandall, for th* general ronimit*
th#* was entertains 1
by the Baptist Social T’nion at a lan
Ai the close of the meeting this moan
ing a committee of the general commit
tee of the congress wji called end it re
elactcd I>r Theodore A K Geasler ot
landing. N. J . secretary of the congreoa
and elected Rev. W. A. Granger. P. D-.
of Mount Vernon, N. Y., ami Rev. Frank
M Goodchlld of New York city to fill
vacancies on the Executive Committee.
It na? *><• decided where the congress
should meet next year, but th*' place will
lie either Augusta. Ga . or Providence. K.
1., from both of whlrh town? tha con
gress his received Invitation*.
METHODIST* OF VIHULNIA.
t'nafrrrarr Adjourned After Marti
Imiiortant H ork.
Norfolk. Nov. 22.—'The eighth *iy' ecs
m of the Virgin 1* annual conference,
Methodist Episcopal fhurch. South, be
gan thin morning at 930 o'clock. Bishop
The licvotlonal exercises were conduct'd
hy Ilev William H Edward* Rev K.
M Edwards read the report of Ihe Ccei
mluee on Temperance. It was a very
strong arraignment of the (raffle In !n
--toxl atlmc liquor*. arsl was adopted.
Rev F. M Edwards and Richard Fer
guson were elected delegateo to (he meet
ing of the Antl-Haloon League, to be held
In Washing ton next December.
Rev. James Cannon, Jr.. SM elcrtcd a
member of the boarl of director* of aald
Rev. R. M. El wards read the report of
the comnnliee o- publishing Inlere-ts.
The recommendation of the rctr.rr.ille
that Rev. 11. XI. Hop he appointed col
porteur of the conference was adopted.
The recommendation of the committee
Ihat the Richmond Christian Advocate
and Ihe lliltlmore Adxocate be consoli
dated was unanmlouMy approved by the
The checks for the superannuated
preachers ami widows and orphans of de
ceased preachers were then distributed
The aggregate of these checks was 111.-
At th night session the matter of Ihe
gift to itin conference of the Rowling
Green Seminary came up for discussion.
On motion of Rev. Dr. Cannon the mat
ter with the charter, was referred hack
to Rev. E. A. Rowe, for revision with
all (lrlus to be paid on the property and
relinquishing all their right to any part
of the Twentieth Century fund and to
report the revised charter at the next
* **lon of the conference
The conference adjourned sine die.
tonvratien Will He Public.
Havana. Nov. tZ-—' There was a large at
tendance of the public at to-day'a ses
sion of ehe Cuban constitutional conven
tion In ihe Marl I Theater. An animated
■ took place over the question
whether the ees.tone were to be public
or private. The llnal vote atood 1 for
public sessions and 10 for private. Pro
gress was made In tha adoption of the
should try Hoslettcr's Stoma, It Bitters,
Ismi of flesh means that your stomach Is
not working protserly. The blood becomes
impure and the result Is Indigestion, Cots
stopstton. Dyspepsia, Flatulency, Inactive
l jver and Weak Kidneys. The cause lie*
l„ the stomach Hostetters Stomach
Bitter* will reach It and cure It. Be sure
to give It trial. Our Private Revenue
Stamp cover* the neck of the bottle
ihe Ring Hosletter’s
ot all Stomach
Health-Restorers / Bitter©
THE MORNING NEWS: FKTDAY. NOVEMBER 23. WOO.
It is a good soap.
It is kept by all the leading grocers.
Florida ?*oap Work*,
"DOWN WITH BRITISH."
<r*ontinued from First Page.)
one night Vn route at Dijon A reception
i being arranged.
ftl'AT UKUtrri\G To IXH BI^T.
President kru*rr Heat Him a v*r
atfe of (tralllude.
Marseille?. Nov. 22 —Mr Kruger ha*
sent the following dispatch to Pressftent
"In debarking up*xi the hospitable
shore* of France my flrsi .rt ie to greet
the worthy chief of the French republic
and to forward to you a testimony of mv
gratitude for the marks of interest your
government and country have so kindly
wished to offer me "
VICTIIh OF 'ft ME TOWN ADO.
l.ater Itcpnrts Trll of Additional
Nashville. Term Nov. 23 —Latest re
ports from ihe districts swept by Tues
days storm, show that seven persons losi
their live* m Williamson county.
One more death, that of Clayton Tucker,
has. occurred near Columbia making the
total in that ?ertton twenty-four.
Three member* of the Eli* family at
Walnut lake. Tunica county. Mississippi,
Clarence Thomas, living near Corinth,
Mi**., was carried away by the wind an 1
no ;raoa of him ha§ been found
In Arkansas siv dead and twentv-flve
Injured hove been reported. The victim*
ore principally negToe*.
riOftH lUHRiK |% <Ol,Oll ADO
Mnn lliuses Were Vllawn Down hat
No I.lves Were
r>|orado brings, CVd . Nov 22 -The
damage by yesterday's storm will approx
imate ISQujtft. anl is due entirely to de
struction by the wind.
Light wire* and telegraph wires are
•till strewn across the trolley wires to
many place*, and street railway traffic
will not be resumed until some time to
About one hundred houses and hustnana
buildings are dm *g* t and many tree*
were uprooted No lives were lost in the
rilßlATl.ttt t ill 111 II SbSMOtl.
%n Interesting Day at (he Conven
tion In Anauatn.
Augusta. Nov 2—Thl has been strict
ly a working day In the s'ate convention
of the Christian Church, fllle.l with re
ports from workers in the field and the
discussion growing out of the reports and
The morning session was devoted to
the Woman s 8-v-lcty r>( Georgia Missions,
and was gracefully and skillfully presid
ed over by Mrs. Albert Howell. Sr., of
Atlanta, who submitted an excellent re
port and carried forward the business of
the reunion In a spirited and business
The matter which attracted most atten
tion during Ihe session was two pa|*rs on
the subject of establishing Indusirltl
schools In the mountain dl-irl *.s
of North Georgia. The Hint was by ill -a
Ella Mitchell, an accomplished teacher of
Washington 'aunty, and the second by
Mrs. H. O. Miller, a devoid woraar of
this city. The ptan Is to evangelise tha
North Georgia mountain country hy • a
tabllshlng schools there ami educating the
children, thua sending mlselonar.es Into
To-night Rev. J H. Garrison, of Ht.
Louis, editor of the Southern Evangelist,
deliver.*! an able discourse on ‘'Christi
anity. the Universal Religion." To-mor
row's s-sslon will end the convention,
and besides the rotation business, there
will be iwo addresses, one at noon by
Rev. C. P Willi imson. of Atlanta, on
"The Twentieth Century Church." and
the closing address to-morrow night by
Rev. W. F. Watkins of Savannah on
AT IHVAER IA Cl MCI NS ATI.
speeches Made by AVa Ting Fang and
D. A. Tompkins.
Cincinnati. Nov. 2.—Wu Ting Fan*. Ihe
Chinese minister, wne the guest of honor
to-night at the eighth annual dinner of
the Commercial Club of Clnclnnall. He
made a characteristic speech.
Among th* other speakers was D. A.
Tompkins of Charlotte. N. C. His theme
was the business relations between the
South and the North. He declare.! that
slavery hod robbed the South of Its an
cient prestige In manufacture*, atul
this fact had dried up the Southern trade
formerly enjoy wl by the Northwest, Sla
very being dead tha South had revived
and was now leading New F.ngland in iot
ton. litlsburg In Iron and with Its cot
ton seed oil was eclipsing Chicago In turd,
lie urged co-operation between the two
sections of the country In opening ad
ditional lines of communication.
MIX* OAST STILL LEADS.
Hat Her Competitor Was at Oae Time
Even Willi Her.
New York. Nov. 22 —ln to-night's cycle
racing at Clermont avenue rink. Mis*
Brandon pulled up one lap in the first
mile on Ml** Goat, and during the next
ten mile* galnnd another lap. making her
at tn*! tlm* even with the leader, M.ae
in th* second hour Mis* Oast made a
spurt and Mine Brandon rvns prevented
from doing likewise, several other* ruler*
interfering In consequence Ml** G**t
gamed a lap while Mia* Urnndon woe un
able to get through the interference Tha
•core Mis* Goat. 3111; Mir* Brandon.
319 2; Mr*. Llndsuy. 314 4. Mice Davis.
111.4, Mrs. Bayne. 307.16; Miss Pcthatd.
Liverpool C'oltna Statistics.
Liverpool. Nov. 23—The following ire
the weekly cuton etatlstlce Total sales
of all kinds. Mono bale*, total sales,Ameri
can. 44.000 hales; English spinners’ tak
ing*. 91.000 b*le*. Total export* 7.00
bale* import of all kinds 101 ono bale*,
import. American. 146.0*'. Kio k of ell
kinds. LO.OOU. stock. American. 22/OJ.
UiMUitlty afloat. *ll kind*. 3#s.oW>. quan
tity afloat Amerks.i. 316.0W1 Total tales
on speculation. 1.900 bales. Total **l* to
exporter*, 1,410 bale*
(noriATED PHLM MEET!Nit..
oilierr* anil lllrrrtorii hoseu for lln*
New Y’ork. Nov. 22 The election of flf
teen director* for the Pras*
w* held yeptenlay Ae the IwllotiOß war
heavy, the result was not known la t
night. The count fhuw* the election of th
Frank H Noyes, the Washington Hts I '.
Charles W Knpp. the Hi Loot* Rapub-
He; victor F Lawson. Chicago Record
and Chicago Dally New*. Stephen
<> Meara. R-eton Journal; Albert .? Barr
Btttsburg Post Harvey W Por
Lwl Oregonian and Cortland Telegram.
George Thompson. St Paul I>lsroch; W
!. Mdauin Philadalphta Eveniug Built
tn; Don C Self*. New York World. Her
man Bidder. New Y rk Htaats Zaitung.
Thomas G Hauler. New Orlejins ftMca*
yen# . Charles 1* 'Taft. Clminnati Time?
Htar, H Gms<> Bihlmoye Even
ing New*. Whtielaw R id. New York Tr
hune; M H Young. f**n Francisco Chron
The dlrec’ors subsequently met and
elected the following officers
Frank B Now", Washington Star pres
ident; Clark Howell. ABaum Coast it n
tlon. first vice president; Thom is M I*• t -
terson. Rooky Mountain New?, Denv r.
Col., second vice president, M- Ivllb E
Btone. secretary and general mn*ger;
Charles 5 Diehl assistant secretary and
aseist.int general manager; V I* Hnyder.
N**w York, treasurer
Executive Committee- Stephen G*Mea
I.mn c. Seltx. Frank D Noyes Victor F
loiwsnn and Charles W Knapp
FEW ADDITIONAL CAM AI.TIF.S.
Heavy Property l.oe* From Storm In
Memphis. Tenn , Nov 2 —Commtmlea
lion leu w een most places struck by Tues
day afternoon s storm has been restored
and report* so far indtc.i.e that there will
be few additions to the casualty 11-t from
Tenness.c and Northern Mississippi, ow
ing to the small population of the conn
try districts. The chief property lets* was
Incurred otx the cotton plantations, but
no estimates of the damage can yet he
LIBI T. AL*T AETTF.H I* FHKF..
Hi* Release by the Insurgents
t aased M*rh Surprise.
Manila. Nov. 22—U'ut. Frederick W
Alstareter. of the Fnited States Engi
neers. sit. was captured hy the Insurg
ents early last September north of Stan
ladro, has been released. He entered the
Amerb an garrison at Cap.in. province of
Nueva Eclja. Tuesday evening, his ap
pearance thtre being a great surialre, a*
Agtilnaldu's iirder for Ihe release of
Atnerl. an soldiers Included onlv enlisted
men. He will start for Xlantla to-morrow.
lilt V Adi IN IMITATION.
He Saw Himself Taken (10 nt a Mln
Lincoln. Neb.. Nov. 22.—William J. Bry
an saw himself in Imitation on the min
strel stag* to-night t Oliver Theater.
Mr srwl Mr#. Hryan were the special
guest* of honor, this being Mr. Brynn’s
first public aitpearnnre since election
George Primrose and !>•*• Dte ketadcr of
the minstrel compuny. were by invitation.
Mr Bryan's guests at hi* home this aft
ernoon. and he In turn accepted their
Invitation to ntteml the play.
PFNIHHMBMT It DEMANDED.
Foreign Envoys llcnonnce the Weak
London. Nov. 23 —"Nine of the foreign
envoys." says the Pekltv correspondent of
the Morning Post, wiring yesterday,
"have written strong letters denouncing
the punishment edict arwl declaring that
Tung Fu Hsiang must he punished. Dr.
Mumm von Uchwartensteln. the German
minister, has told LI Hung Chang that
the foreign Power* mu*t thenn-elv** pun
ish th* guilty offleiu:*."
WILL FISH NEEI.V’S CYSE.
Steps Heins Taken by the Prosecu
tion In Havana.
Havana. Nov, 2—Messrs C.cnaut and
Wright, who have been acting as counsel
In Ih# prosecutions growing out of ihe
poetotllco fraud*, have official notl * o
turn over to tha fiscal all paper# and
other evidence bearing upon the rase In
their possession. II I* sail that Horatio
Rubens will be assigned to take, charge or
the prosecution, and that In Ih# case of
Charles F, W. Neely proceedings will tv
MARK TWAIN'S COMFI. YINT.
Had • Cabman's License Hrvuked for
New Yotk, Nov 22 -Samuel L Clemen*
was at Ihe office of the chief of the bureau
of brense* to-day to tnak, a formal com
plaint again*! a cabman whom he chant
ad with extortion and insisting on the
overcharge. Mr Clemen* *urceed*d In *<•.
curing th# ousuenston of the cabman',
Irrigation I <irru.
Chicago. Nov. 2—The National Irriga
tion Congress, which begin Ha ninth an
nual session here last night, got down to
business to-day lb evident Elwood Mcd
of Wyoming presided The committee on
resolution* was Instructed to draft a
memorial showing ihe Importance of the
reclamation of the arid land* In the Unit,
ed State* Letter* were read rr,n Gov
Roosevelt and Oen Mile* and a number
of paper* were presented.
■e * f
Tea Year* for Dyaamltla*.
St. Ixil*. Nov 22 —Maurice Brennan,
one of the three rrvn arresttsY for dyna
miting Ihe property of the St Lnulf
Transit Company during the recent mnk,
wa* found guilty to-day and sentenced to
serve ten year* In the penitentiary.
Dr. Carry *poke la Mntsmer*.
Montgomery. Ala.. ov. 22 Hon. J I*
M. Curry, general agent of the Pea bed v
end Slater fund, on Invitation, addr-aw'd
the state Legislature to-day. He spoke
—• • 1
Hilly kmlth Foaaht a Draw.
Wheeling. W. Va.. Nov. 22--"Mvaterl
ou Hilly" Smith and Mike Donovan
taught before the Metropolitan Athletic
Club to-night • twenty-round draw.
A NEW COLLEGE FOR WOMEN.
TIIIMTI, AT UASIIItieTOtI, FtlH-
Catholic I nut ti luu Which Will
Take u I'ron.la.rnt I'urt In the Kl
-ue*t|iin i'l file Fall ?et— < ardlnal
t,illuiii* I'rrsldvd al tle t ereiwo-
Mli , \\ lift*li l\ *ri* Must Impressive.
liisllluttmi M:nlt* I'lißkiitlr Througli
l.g*rt of iiirr of >otrc Dame.
Wa-hingion. Nov. 22 Trinity College
the newly fmmdel <'athoilc Institution
for the higher education of women, w is
deli a#d 10-iiiy with imposing cere
('ordinal Gibbons. Mgr. Martinet.i th*
papel (Kdegati , and other high dignitaries
of the • inn !i, conducted the tervbe in
the pr >* nce of a l.rg** a-*enibl.ig . in
cludtng prominent ofttclals. nwu.v ntem
of t!>e diplomatic corps and npo
sentatlve educators from various parts of
The in.-tltuiion t* one of the meet am
bitlOU- |T"j*i ;> *f higher t<lue*i|OU that
has jet r .ivd th* attention o* 'he
Catholic .i '' .Hhh * It? Incep |. n ard
I 'tual exeetnion me due to the Hler?
of Notre Dame, who for sixiv year* base
-> successfully piotuoted iduat*on iti
many tan * * f th* country. The c l
I? l uted near th Catholic Cnße.sty
and t tie Kioiife'* -over t w onty-s?' en
aervs, overl>.M)kln * the Capitol nn i t. e
not tonal library.
Cardinal GlbUm?, in giving hi* first
bbesing t‘* th? project, referred to its
proximity to the university and said M
would relieve the university fr *m the em
barrasMiient of refusing admission to wo
men, many of wh in had applied for it*
higher Instruct!* n. and woull complete
atul non ih* whole s\?<eni of Catho||e
The ceremonies to-day began at I<> V
o c! h k. w hen Cardinal Gibbons, in the full
robe* of hi* exalted i **ltion. and aitiwd
•h| |*y Arehhtßhop* .and Bishops, in
rrlts" of purple. #nd the representatives
of tnanv >rders In their habits, proceed**!
around the buildleg and through its spa
cl*wi? halls, sorlnk tug holy water and
pronouncing the blessing Pontifical high
mass was then relebraf*-d by Mgr Martin
elll, and the delloaUiry sermon was
preached by Rt F.*n Mgr Conwty. rector
of the Catholic Cnlversltv
sn*ra li’Ce Mere I naprel %e.
The service* within the etmpel were
deeply improtclvf Th* cha|*el is of
di sign, the walls hung with re
plica* of the maaterpleeea of Botticelli
and Peruglnl. Amgl the fore - of plants
and flow* re could he seen the papal col
or? and emblems Intertwined with the
American co.or? To the right of the
altar **t a i.k.-*-l thtone with i *1 drop
ing?* distinctive of the • ardlnakite. sat the
h*.ul of the church in A merlon. Cardinal
Gibbon*, attended by manv priest* and
<h.i *n> To the left of the altui another
rained throne was occupied bv Mgr Mat •
ttnelii. the representative of pop*' Leo
XIJI attended by thoe* assisting In th**
ce| bin ton of n • Among the disiln
fttifthed pn lat*-? parrt ipntlng were Rt
Ifev C A Al Dcxtrieil of Brooklyn. ID
Bet Mgr. Van DaVvver, Hi* h*
mond Rt Bet John F Far
1* y of N* w York R Rev. Mar
Ccnaty of the Catholic University, Ret
Mgr Nugent of Liverpool, Eng . and the
' erv Revs B> rne* ..f Boston. O'Hara,
president of Sr Mary s i’o!lge. Maryland,
and th#* members of the faculty of the
<’.itlio!h Cnlversltv. Th* Fitter* of Notre
Dame, whose service* have made the In
stitution | OH*dhle, were r* presented by
Fitter Julia, superior of the order In the
United Sae?; Hist* r lJdw ine, president
of the college. Sister Josephine, dean of
•he faeujty. Hisier Euphrasia, treasurer.
.’i*l twenty-five ladies of the order con
stituting the community here.
Following the service-* n brrikfast was
g v#n in tfie church dignitaries and h<mor
ary guest*. At .1 o’clock th* college was
opened to the ladle* of Washington in a
general reception, with the marine band
HONtHI Alt V MEMBER OF O. A. It.
Gen. Wheeler n Guest nf Honor nt n
Boston. Nov 2 —From his home In the
Fouth came Gsn. Joseph Wheeler yester
lay lo renew cherished associations with
hie Grand Army comrades of Borton at
the Invitation of K. \V Kinsley, post 111.
<1 A R . and to-night, before the com -
rades of .he set assembled at Young's,
he spoke words of patriotism and of unity.
On the breast which was once bared
for Northern missiles of war. was pinned
the private and trl-color badge of the post
by Gen. W. W. Rlackmar. a tel Gen.
Whteler was made an honorary member
of the order.
The General made a feeling response,
and then reviewed the story of the Sinn-
Ish war a* he saw It. The other speaker*
were Prof Williams of Brown University.
Mayor llart, Gen C H. Taylor, toastmas
ter; President R. ktnlih of the Betiata
and Speaker Myers of the House.
INDIANS ME FOM MIG MONEY.
Attains! ( lotion nt. Who Were ad
mitted In Clllsposhtp.
Ardmoie. I T . Nov. 3 —Attorneys on
behalf of certain members of the Chicka
saw and Choctaw nations filed a suit In
the I’nlted State* Court 10-duy Involving
This suit Is agilnst a large number nf
claimants who were admitted to elttxen-
Shlr> tn the Chlek.iMW and Choctaw na
tions hy the federal court In the Indian
Territory. PlslMlfT* allege (hat theae
claims to clttsenshlp are fraudu
lent and that tha deereee en
which they are hared arc nidi acd
void and without lawful effect plain
tiffs ask Judgment annulling and setting
aside all dect.-es of eltlxenshlp heretofore
ordered and pray for an Injunction to
restrain defendant from exercising rights
nf Indian cituensbip and using lands of
IX RKABK IN THE AHMY.
I alrhsska Say* It W ill Not He Leas
Titan IMMSMI to 4IMMSI.
Pittsburg. Pa. Nov. V —Senator Charles
W. Fairbanks of Indiana said hre to
day that the bill providing for an increase
In th* regular army would bn passed
shortly after C< ngress convened Th* in
crease. he said, could not be leas loan
30.000 or 40.000.
Guilty nf Manslaughter.
Milwaukee. Wls . Nov 3.-Davkl An
derson. an aged Inmate of the National
Soldier's Home, who shot and killed Capt.
Thomas >1 Pollock on Aug 4. 1489 was
to-day adjudged guilty of m ir.alaugh'er
by a Juiv in the I'nlc I States Cj'ir.
On appeal In Anderson'* case ihe ques
tion of Jurisdiction In soldier* hr.mc
eases Is expected to Its taken to tn*
United Btales Supremo Court for flnai
An u-uvr l adcr a Charge.
I/vndon. Nov 2 -The Antl-GamMing
League took out summon* this afternoon
against C A pearsonr for publishing skill
, ompe tlt lons In his weekly lepers
For Infant* and Children.
The Kind You Have Always Bought
The Greatest of the Great
Fine Shirt Sale!
Will I3e the Greatest on Record.
Men’s fine colored allover stiff bosom shirts. Of
finest imported Madras and Percales, open back and
front, attached and detached cuffs, most attractive styles
anti colors — 83c.
i .uu on nPub'
83c while they last. They can’t last long, for a
dollar is worth a half at any tune to anybody.
Even staid gentlemen will deign to stop and look at
them in our corner show window.
I 1 I
Gentlemen, don’t let this slip! The frayed shirt and
the gentleman are incongruous objects in the same per
ADLER’S T ADLER’S ADLER’S
■ lit. DEAL IN COAL LAN DA.
Thousand* of Acree In. West Virginia
• Im nit* ttnl*.
!\irk#r*t*irir. Nov. 22 ~N+goil*9lon
rr ckned io-4*y by whlrh iwrnty-flv#
to thirty thousand of <*o*l land*
In rountla* of Baxter. G4lfn*r *tvl
I/ii W Va Into th** h.nd* of
Np* Y<rk and I*rnniylvanh wrilm n<l
in with thl* th# Lalttl# Kn*
iwhd Hbilroad Company |iroj#rt#l
from r*rk#r*btirx to Burnavllla. and
of which Ihfrty-otia mil#* la
built and 1n operation from Farkaraburir
to rnlmtinr Into thr hand* *f th*
mirt• p;rtl#i*. nod Inrurra complMon ofth#
rallroHd lo llarn#v!ll#, r#<'htnc th# *oai
Vlelilr nl bn omlitK a lart of th* d#ol
Tl# Biaxton Coal Comp4*ny ha>* lrßii
formal with a •üb#*'rlb#*J rapltal of |JOa>,-
roii!:i(i\ nm\n noi KTtm.
(*#rma*), .%ailria nl I rmirr Talk
ln of thnlialiJUß Ttirm.
WaahlnfUm. Nov. 21-UnltH ?♦•!#•
o*iil Bat no, at Coio|(ie. tranamlia to
th# di>artm#ni tnformatbm ron
r#rnlrm t conferfnee of Grrtnati, Aurtrian
and l*'r#iK-h ilrkfatea h*ld at Pari* for
th dlPi'tiralon of th# pr*j*OH#d aholttior, of
xtiXoir bounties. At thr final
ulttlnr of th# naMon Kr*nor
d#<*lar#d h#r#lf wllUn* to kgrt* to tha
abolition of th# direct lountl#j*. wddla
du lnc th# tndlr#t hounllN by M p#r
##nf and makinc n propbrtlonata nitr
ation In tha dut(# Humli. Or#at Hr|t
a4n. Italy and Halfftum ar# to rntl repr#-
rantatlv#* to th# n#xt conffrenct lo t#
h#td at Ilrussrl*
H FITNIVi FROM FROTFISRITY.
A I ni|*r CfT##t of tlr 4|nallon on
Inauraa## f wpnl.
Washington. Nov. 22 —A dalxatlon rap*
r#a#ntlnx th# fir# and rarualty In-uran*'#
romfni#a of N#w York appear*! h#?or
tha tnt#rnal i#vanua oommll- n#r to-diy
ami app#al#d to him to r# omn*#nd a re
duction of the tax on fir# and r*uatty
|iolir|#s on lb# rath#r unlqu# around that
th# prosperity of tha rountry had m d#
th#m auffar unusual loas. Th#y said that
factor!## and mills hod b#an run ovar*
tim*-. with th# raautt of incraasins th#
number of hr## artd casualtias.
Work of Catted Mates Court.
Tallahassee, Fl*.. Nov. 22—The Untied
States Court adjourned her# to-d*y. hav
met been in eslon three day*.
There were thirteen criminal c**e* on
the .locket, five of Ihe defendant* plead,
el guilty and eight were put on trial and
The government w** plaintiff In nve
civil suit* *0 recover from parti** who
had been operating for naval more* on
homestead* In Lafayelie rminty. and lb.
judgment* *eeur*d tor the United State*
In the** cases amounted to mot* than 17..
,<y>. While the expense* for the term were
Supreme Court Froceetll***.
Fred N V*rn, plolntlff In error, vt
Aee D Alderman, defendant. In error
Folk county. Judgment revere-d enl
cauee remanded with directions to grant
anew trial. Opinion by Mr Justice Ogr
Jam** E. Hendry a# #lgnee cd J J.
Blount A Cos., appellant, va. the Pebhle
Phosphate Company, appellee. Lee coun
ty Decree affirmed, per cur*m
Thomas !’. Wetton. appelant. v Wil
liam H Bonrey el at., appellee* —Brad
ford county Decree affirmed, per rurlem
Robinson W Cator *t *l. appellant*, v*
Maurice Emanuel, appellee —St. John'*
county Appeal d!mled per curiam
G Townty Kennard. plolntlff In error
vs Th* State of Florid*, defendant In er
ror Alachua county. Petition for r
Found Gollly of Hrlhery.
Indianapolis. Nov 22-A Jury In the
Criminal Court this afternoon, found
Councilman Hlggma guilty of aolklilng
n bribe from D M Parry, o ky-al man
ufacturer Under Ih# Indiana lan hi*
sentence will be Indeterminate from two
to fourteen year*.
Chill Wants llnils. Not Gone.
Santiago de Chill. Nov H -The govern
ment he* invited tender* for W.wu tons
of rail* for th* new railroads
Humor* that thill la buying gun# and
other armament nr* entirely without
Prominent Capitalist Dead.
Chi‘igo. Nov H—Andrew Crawford, a
prominent capita.lst of this city, died to
night 31 r. Crawford wo* Western agent
of Dreael. Morgan * Cos.. *4 a salary of
680.000 a year.
Forecast for Friday and daturday—
Georgia. Buuth Carolina and Western
Florida Generally fair Friday and R*t
utday, fresh southerly winds
Eastern Fioilda Generally fair Friday
and Katur.lay variable winds
Yesterday's Weather at Bxvannah—
Maximum temfurature 2p. m 42 degree*
Minimum temperature 4am 44 degree*
Mean iemier.nure 74 degree*
Normal temperature 57 degree*
Execs* of temperature .......... 17 degree*
Ar.timiiloited excess since
Not 1 57 degree*
Accumulated excess since
Jen 1 344 degree*
Normal tn Inch
Exceed since Nov. J 1 w its* h*e
Deficiency since Jan 1 *43 Inches
River Report -The high! of the tkavan
nah river ai Augusta, at 4 a. m. (7Xth me
ridian timet yesterday, was 7 2 feet, a fall
of 0.4 foot during the preceding twenty
< U'-ervattuns taken at the same moment
of time at all stations. Nov. 22. 19(4). ( p
m . TMh meridian tlm.
Nam S I ition. t "j V. Ttatn
Baalon. gtly eMi :.j 1 4 1 tn
New York city, clear |62J14 j.W
Philadelphia, rlear ,| H | M I .01
Washington city, rlear...| til 110 T
Norfolk rlear | M 10 A)
H illers*, clear | 44 4 00
M llrulngton. clear 44 | L CO
Charlotte, rJaai l2 01
Raleigh, clear Oil L .00
Fharleeton. clear | 04 6 <*t
Atlanta, clear 4* 4 .00
Augimta. clear | 01 | U .00
Bavanriah clear | 70 4 T
Jackaonvllle. clear | Ti ' L .00
Jupiter, clear I 70 13 .01
Key West clear j 74 j 13 .00
Tampa, clear " Tn | I. .00
Mobile, clear 72 I. !
klnntgoniery. ptly e4dy...| 74 ; X T
Vicksburg, dear 74 4 .01
New Orleans, idly rldy...| 73 4 T
Ooivceton. rlear j 72 4 00
Curptie fhrtotl. clear ... i jo (hi
Palestine, cloudy ./. 74 0 <to
xfemphl*. clear i 74 ) 4 .CO
Cincinnati, clear t 73 \ 10 .14
Pittsburg, ptly cldy | *1 1 10 ; T
Buffalo, cloudy 14 It .08
Detroit, cloudy | V ' 13 i '0
Chicago, cloudy | 43 24 On
Mantuette. clear 1 >' i 14 j JO
Bt r*ut. clear | 3 4 1
Daven|ort. clear jl2 4 01
fit. lui* clear 100 10 .07
Kansas City, clear | 30 I 12 .00
Oklahoma, ptly cldy ! >'4 L 00
Dulge City, clear i 40 10 .00
North Platte, clear | 21 L .00
H H. Boyer.
Local Forecast official.
TO II(UAND'N RELATIVES.
Court Held That Httebaud end YVlf*
Chicago, Nov XL.— ln a rare Involving
th* disposal of Ihe Insurance on the Ilf*
of Frederick H. Marty, who. with nl*
wife, Mrs. Agnes Marty, and their only
child, wo* burned to death tn a fire. th“
Appellate Court to-day decided that In th#
aneence ot proof, the deaths ot huahand
and wife must be presum'd to h >v# oc
curred simultaneously. an.l that ac the
wlto did not Inherit the erlate. her rela
tive* would have no Interest in It. Th*
Insurance money wa* ordered paid to the
relatives of the husband.
Physician Hied Front Morphine.
New York. Nov. 23.—An overdo** of
morphine, taken to relieve suffering
caused by an over indulgence In liquor,
to-day ended the life of Dr Robert Ac
ton. a physician, and well known football
player on the Harvard team in 199*. He
died In the Prrebytertan Hospital.
Th* Russian naal estimate* for the
year 1901 provide for sn expenditure of
17.,/47.*0; tub!## 'about 171 OOO.OUft). Of thl*
sum 14.<UW> ruble* are to be devoted to
t trengt netting the fleet. 2,900.000 are to be
expended on the harbor work* at Vladi
vostok and 1.0(0.900 are assigned to Im
proving the defense* of Port Arthur. The
estimates exceed those of 1900 by 10.500.0N/
Cores PILES or Money Relooded.
Bold tinder guarantee at following stars*!
ruiwllnakl'*. Jones'. Masvnlr Tempi#.
Knight’*. W. F. Reid'*. Marlows CVva
-11 lid's. Donnelly'*, and W. A. I'lgman'g.
LIPPMAN BROS.. Savannah. Oa. and
W. F. REID. Bavwanah. Ga. Dtairlbuton.