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THE NEW YORK TOIES. SATURDAY; 'APRIL 1& 1Q01Y 9 w a? - - ; FERNANDO YZNAGA'S WILL Over $200t000 for the Dowager Duchess of Manchester. Hit Sitter Hit Sole Heir Sha It Mother : of the Young Duke Who Married ..' . Mitt Zimmermanru The trill of Fernando Ysrvaga, who died on March 6, was filed for, probate In the Bitrroarate's -office yesterday afternoon. TJnder the will his er.tjre estate, -worth over $2,000,000, oes to hi a sister, '. Consuelo. Dowager Duchess of Manchester, mother of the young Duke of Manchester, who married the daughter of Eugene Zlromer- xnann ox vincmnaii, onto.- iarry J. lioi-llna and "W. K. Vanderbllt axe named as executor. The will is witnessed by B. J. - Burk and Fred Edey, and certified to by . W. T. Later. Notary Public . . The will was f Ued by Lawyer Robert IX. Griffin as counsel for H. B. Holline. In the petition it is set forth that the real estate owned by Mr. Y snare is worth "about 32.000.O00" "and his personal property "about 833.000." This is an error in the entry on the petition, as it Is the personal property which is worth " about J2.OU0.0UO ,T and not the real property. Mr. Griffin explained that the other entry in the petition was an error. Mr. Ysnara is survived by his mother end three sisters. He was twice married and twice separated. He left no children. His mother la Mrs. Ellen M. Tanaga of L' Argent. La. The sisters are the Dowager Duchess of Manchester, Lady N sties. Lister Kaye, and Miss Emily Vsnaga. The mother, the Duchess, and Lady Lister Kaye are in this city, while Miss Ysnara is In Paris. Ail the relatives waived citations for probate of the will, and it will come up for probate on Monday next Mr. Vanderbllt Is now abroad, and has not qualified as an executor, but is expected to do so on his return. , , The Dowager Duchess of Manchester, the sole legatee under the will, was married to the ninth Duke of Manchester, then Lord Mandeville. In 1&76. Three children were born of this marrisge. the first being William Angus Drogo Montagu, the present Duke. The others were twin daughters, lloth are dead, and the present Duke is accordingly the sole heir of his .mother. He came into the title at the death of his father in August. 1S)2. The ninth Duke ef Manchester left a very small estate, and his widow the Dowager Duchess has not been considered wealthy. The young Duke became heavily entangled financially His landed estate consists of 'Kimbolton Castle and Brampton Park, in Huntingdonshire, England, and Tanderagee Castle in County Armagh. Ireland. The first two properties were rented, and it is at Tanderagee Castle that the young Duke and his bride, whom he married in London last Fall, are making their home. . - Before the estate goes to the Dowager Duchess the collateral inheritance tax of 1 per cent will have to be paid to the State. It is estimated that when the estate is finally appraised thla tax will be about $2.-.0u0. Mr. Yznaga was a member of the banking firm of H. B. Hollin & Co. He was about forty-eight years old at the time of his death. His sister the Dowager Duchess la ahnut fvn veara ilH-r am) th vmm Duke, her sole heir, is twentr-fpar years old. - WANTS FATHER DECLARED DEAD Samuel H. Morrow want his father. James Morrow, declared legally dead, and at the same time he wants an accounting of the estate of William McMahon, who died several years ago. To this end the trial of the action was begun before Justice , Glldersleeve in the Supreme Court yesterday. .William McMahon was at one time a well-known baseball player and manager. He was also the owner of the old Haymarket, at Thirtieth Street and Sixth Avenue. When he died he left an estate worth about 1100.000. Pfu-t of the estate was put in trust, the income from whieh was to be paVi to his widow and to five brothers and slaters. Ann Morrow, the grandmother of the plaintiff, was one of these sisters. Her on James married in Newark. N. J In 1872 and Samuel Morrow is his son. Shortly after Samuel was born- his father went to Texas. For four years nit wife and other relatives heard from him regularly. Then he ceased to write, and no trace of him has been found since Witb the exception of a letter written by a stranger in lsT7. who said that James Morrow had been killed in a barroom fight at Orange, Texas. Every effort was made to find him. Samuel Morrow now claims one-twentieth of his grandfather's estate, or about $20.-tw. He says that the executors of his grand-uncle have never accounted to him for his share of the property, and he wants the accounting as well as the court's declaration that the presumption la that his father Is dead. Mrs. McMahon and the executors oppose the claim on the grounds that there Is no proof that James Morrow is dead They think that he might turn up at any time and demand his share of the estate.. BENEFIT FOR MME. JANAUSCHEK. . t - Many Well-Known Actors Took, Part In Entertainment Receipts, $5,000.' The benefit performance for Mme. Jan-auschek at Wallack Theatre yesterday afternoon was a success. It, was prepared by a committee of women of the American stare, and Daniel Frohman. The receipts were $3,000. They will be turned over to Mr. Frohman. who will act as trustee for the fund, the Interest of which wul go to the actress. The entertainment was excellent, nearly all the leading actors and act resses taking some part. Among those who took part were Jennie Yeamana, who appeared In a morvologue; J. E. Dodson, Edward Dresser, James Ben-riett Sturgia. Robert Edeson, and Annie Irish were seen In a one-act drama by John Stapleten entitle " Richelieu's Stratagem." Then came Lillian Kussell and De Wolf Hopper in their operatic travesty from Fiddle-Dee-Dee." Miss VJp'a Allen and a special company presented the third act of -rThe Christian. Blanche Bates, assisted by Campbell Gollan. gave a one-ect play by J. Hartley Manners entitled A Queen's Messenger. James T. Powers did a silent sketch and was followed by Miss Amelia Bingham. The concluding part f-T the programme consisted ot a twenty-minute drama by Benjamin Webster called One Touch of Nature." . PEOPLE'S SYMPHONY. CONCERT. Last of the Seriet Given at the Cooper Union Hall. . The fifth and last of the series of the People's Symphony Concerts to be given this season under The direction -of Frans X. Arena, was given at the Cooper Union Hall last night The programme embraced com-posltions of modern composers. - It began with the . overture to Wagner's " Tann- Laoer. which was well played by the orchestra of forty-five pieces, with Mr. Arens as conductor. Miss Kathryn Taft Bruce then sang an aria from Mlgnon," and her pleasant contralto voice well de-served the liberal applause it received front the audience. MacDowell, the American composer, was also represented on the programme with a suite. Op. 42. which was well done. An adagio for strings and two horns was particularly well received.- because it was the work of Mr. Arena, the conductor. blmeelf, and the audience took occasion to express its appreciation of the conductor's work in connection with the concerts. . . - An ode bv Brahma and a cradle song by Gaynor followed, and were weiLsung bv Ml-e Bruce. The programme concluded with the well-known Dance of th Rvlphs and the Bakocxy March by Hector Berllox. May Irwin to Build In Chicago. -.' . Spnial to jht AVw York Timt$. ' . -V ' ' CHICAGO. April 12.-May Irwin, the actress, announces that she will build a skyscraper in Chicago this year. - She ts Investing her surplus earnings In real estate, having already purchased several apartment houses in 7ew York. Mm. Sembrlch In Good Health.' BERLIN, April 12. Mme. Berabrlch has arrived here in good health, with the x-.eption of a slight attack of catarrh, ' She has written to the Berlin newspapers, ooni-plalslne that the American press greatly ''XAgaerated the seriousness of her condition. THE ACTORS' FUND SUED. John R. Rogers Claims $6,500 as 'Hie Share of the Raffle of tha Clave-1 land Gem." . . V : ' John R. Rogers, known-In theatrical circles as the former husband of Minnie Palmer and as " Tours merrily, Rogers,' has sued the Actors' Fund to recover $4,500, which he claims to be due him on a diamond known as the M Cleveland Oem." The action has been begun in the Supreme Court by Leventrltt A Brennan. his counsel. The summons only has been served on the Actors' Fund, but according to Mr. Leventrltt tha facts which will form the basis of the complaint are aa follows: About nine years ago Mr. Rogers owned the diamond. At that time he had it placed with the Bank of the Metropolla, with other security for certain notes. -' The Actors Fund arranged for a fair In Madison Square Garden, and Mr. Rogers proposed that it take up the diamond and raf-fie it off. This proposition was accepted. The Actors' Fund paid 84.000 Into th bank, and the understanding, as Mr. Rogers alleges, was that he was to have one-half the proceeds of the' raffle. He now claims he never received the money, and demands the S3.500. which he assert is his share. Ex-Judge Dlttenhoefer is counsel for the Actors' Fund. He said yesterday that aa yet he had not received the complaint: although the summons had been served a month ago, and, therefore, he could tell little about the action. He suggested, however, that the claim was rather old to sue on now. . 420. STREET LINE'S RECEIVER. Col. Jay Discharged and Property -Restored to Railway Management. An order was signed by Justice Lacomb in the United States Circuit Court yesterday discharging Col. William Jay from thu receivership of the Forty-second Street, Manhattanvllle and Bt Nicholas Avenue Railway Company and restoring that street railway line to the management of the Third Avenue and Metropolitan . Street Railway Companies. The application for thtdlecharge was unopposed. It set forth that the defendant has about $92,321 cah on hanj witb which to retire the receiver' h contracts, and is in condition to borrow such additional sums as may be necessary. The step taken yenerday is the closing one in the action originally brought Mateh 19. 1!KX), by the Old Colony Trust Company of Boston in the United States t.'iicult Court against the Third Avenue Railroad Company and the appointment of Hugh J Grant as receiver of that line and its minor and leased lines. The Lorain Steel Company then brought action against the Forty-second Street line, and Mr. Grant was placed in charge there. He resigned, and on May 8L 1900. Cot Jay was appointed. Special Children's Choir Service. All the choirs of little girls in New York City are expected to parUcipate in a special service at St Mark's Protestant Episcopal Church, Second Avenue and Tenth Street, this afternoon. Each choir will wear its peculiar vestments and each will sing' a -special anthem. The Rev. Dr. Leighton Coleman will address , the children, who will come from the following Protestant ' Episcopal Churches: Grace. Ascension. Epiphany. St. Michael's. (Brooklyn.) and two choirs from St Mark's. Visitors- will be welcome at the service; The sermon to-morrow morning at St Mark's at 11 o'clock will be preached by the Rev. Dr. J. H. Rylance. Rector Emeritus, while at the evening service, at 8, the Rev. Dr. L. w. Batten, the rector, will preach. IN THE SHOPiT The many showers of this month have brought forth the " May flowers " on Broadway, and they are selling for 23 cents a bunch. ' i, . - The shops which cajer to the wealthier class of people show frequently the most shabby-looking; customers before their' Counters. To one who did not know it would appear strange. But more and more the modistes are buying the matertata for their patrons, and the poorly clad little girls who Una the counters of the fine shops at this time of the year are the dressmaker's girls filling orders for their employers. - ' 'The dear end sail6r hat, without which the shirtwaist i its friend and companion for many years, has seemed lost is to be seen again. The hats sre to be found In the pUUn. smooth, and rough straws and with black or white bands. In some a broad band of black velvet is wound around the rather high crown, knotted loosely at on side and with ends that fall to the edge of the rim. V The popular harness buckle belttlatp Is taking to itself many ornamentations, and in dull gold would hardly be known by Its poor relative. Eome of the steel buckles have been elongated, which, while they are I-ractlcally of the same style, gives them a more elegant appearance. Buttons are aleo putting on frills, and have little danglers of many kinds, according to the style of the button, banging, tas-rel-fashlon, from Ihem and giving them a dressed-up appearance which makes them very appropriate on elaborate gowns. Some of the smaller cnes- are. particularly attractive on fancy silk waists. , . There are Innumerable buttons used for trimming, particularly the smaller ones. There are any number of the tiny round gilt buttons on some of the waists, and buttons In gilt,, a trifle larger, in flower shapes, are also ured. The small white silk buttons alo figure as a trimming for many walita, and larger ones are also used. Black and white button are used In combination in some instances. For instance, a gown which is trimmed with black has a bright-red vest upon which there are. white buttons, while upon the edges of the material of ' the gown, which open over the vest, there is & row of black silk buttons. - ' V Nun's veiling comes in many shades and with a fancy border in the piece. There is more or less gilt in the border. The material is handsome, and costs $3.00 a yard. Not every one would know It as nun's veiling, for it is of a different weave from much f the ' material known under that name. It is loosely woven, with firm, cord-like thread. . - A handsome and showy parasol has gold thread woven hito the silk in some way so that it has a distinctly golden sheen, which adds to the brilliancy of the pattern. -This Is tn flowers, and shows most of the colors ot the rainbow in large, brilliant blossoms. Some of the handsomest handkerclefs to be bought ready embroidered have the single' iniiinl in script very simple, but ele-gnnt in design, the letter nearly an inch in height and very slender. These handkerchiefs cost $10 a dozen. For women who prefer to have the initials embroidered after their own directions there are handkerchiefs with opened embroidered wreathes in the corners, ready to have the initials put In. The most attractive little sunbonnets for children are of flowered, striped dimity In delicate colors.- The bonnets. are made In the simplest way, with . front perfectly plain. ' gathered crown and short, cape. From these simple bonnets the, children's headgear runs up to the most elaborate hats and bonnets, monuments of . fancy straw, chiffon, and ribbon, which cost more than the proverbial Carter bonnet of Eve's mont extravagant daughters. - Some Of the eimpler of the dress bonnets are inuaint poke shapes and are simply trimmed; . : !- ., ' A shirtwaist which is realty striking Is of white silk, with large gold polka dots woven into the material. The waist is an expensive one. The least effect of tawdry-nes would ruin it , . - . ? v . ; : , . - - The up-to-date mother when she ' goes away to spend the day it 1th her infant does not carry a handbag. . Baby now takes along his own small dress suit ca. which ts convenient It is the only kind of a suit case that should be allowed . street cars. . - , ' Muslins in Persian Migiis and colors are made up into the most attractive of thin relets and gowns. : There's no worse " biuxaln " Lb a a Srue bargainespecially Is a couch mixture. JAYNE'S EXPECTORANT is a doctor's prcscrlptfeB, and it eures. The surest Blood Purifier is JATNFTS ALTERATIVE.-?. . WHAT IS DOING IN SOCIETY. There was a 1 rest deal going on yesterday. The Hewitt entertainment, the last meeting of'seeral dancing classes, the Cojuelln matinee, and other affairs kept the social worli very busy. The Spring weather was an inspiration, for those who went to the Par t and on the avenue in car-riagea. There vas an almost endless procession of bam some turnouts .the entire afternoon- : . . . - . - . - The meeting c f the Badminton Club.' the final meeting f the Saturday Evening dandngNslass, t lie sale at tha residence of Mrs. Charles I! Alexander In aid of the Convalescent B bies, and the farewell din. ners to be give i by Frederick Martin Da. vies, at Sherry i. and Stephen Hyatt Pell, at the St Nicholas, before embarking on the sda of mt trlmony, are among the events schedule l for to-day. - - - - - v Mr. and Mrs. Henry W. Poor (Miss Constance Brandon i are to give a dance for their daughter. Hiss Edith Poor, on Thursday evening, Ai rll 18, at their residence on Gramercy Park This dance Is to be for young people no : yet. out as Miss Poor does not make her d but until next Winter. Mr. and Mrs. Charl s T. Barney are to give a dance on Tue lav evening at their residence. 101 Eae thirty-eighth Street, for Miss Helen T. Barney. This will be' preceded by severs I dinners. Mrs. William T. Barr. as annoi tneed yesterday.' will also give a dance n xt week, and these dances, together with the -many weddings, will make a gay.weik. .- , - ,. ; -.. - , ;' 1 , '. .' ... Mias Barbara Sedley, daughter of Mrs. Henry Sedley, Is to sail for Kngland on June 20 to spei d several months there as the guest of M aa Harrison-Broadley. Mr. and Mrs. Harr on-Broad1ey have a large country seat "V elton House, in Torkahlre, The house ano estate have been in the Broadley family over' 0O years. Mrs. Broadley was in American girl, a Miss Tracy, She hai lived abroad many years. Miss Harrison Broad1 ey is- an . intimate friend ot Miss 2 iuriel Wilson. . r -; , ; ' - . Miaa Katharl e Fisk la to give a must-tale at the Ho el Netherlands on Wednesday morning. A ril 17. Miss Amy Fay is to give a " piano- -conversation " in the small ballroom of the Waldorf on Wednesday afternoon, at SUW, and on the same date, and in the same plnce. but at 8:30 In the evening, Ludwlg M irum will give a chamber music concert : . . ... - - Mrs. Walter t GUletU ot 24 West Fortieth Street ga e a large luncheon yesterday in honor f Miss Mary S. Harris of Brooklyn, whoi e .wedding to Lewis Randolph HameraW y, Jr., -of this city Is soon to take place. " "- .' Mr. and Mrs. William R. Grace took a party of twentj to the .Wild West Show on Thursday evet lng. and afterward to . a supper at the "are Liberty. After supper there was danc ng. , Mrs. George 1 aw. who will soon come to America, is at San Morits. She has given up air her Mmntal treatment" fads 'and has taken to at iletics and to automobtllng. She is to take an-automobile run to the villa of her brc tber-lri-law, Mr. Haines, on i Mite umo, an i wiu oe ner own cnarteur. She Intends co nlng to America next Autumn to remain some months, and will take a house here ind entertain. When Mrs. -Law was here last year she spent much time at the cot ntry place of Mr. and Mrs. Norman de R. Wnitehouse. who gave a number of din lers and a dance for her. Mrs. Hermann Jelrlchs and Mrs. Cass Led-yard were ami ng others who entertained for Mrs. Law. V , ' " The large be Uroora of the 'Astoria had hardly an emp y seat yesterday afternoon at the recital c r M. Coquetln and M. Plan-con, for the benefit of the Home of the Destitute Blinc .- Nearly all of the boxes were taken. XI . Coquslln recited Norman's " Le Chapeau. ' Delulr's " La Masse de l'Ane." Daude 's "I-e Sous Prefect aux Champs," Nad; ud'e " Le Conte du Garde." end Rostand's " La-Brouette." M. Plan-con's m r gs w re Uounod's " Hymn a la Nult" Ferrari'; " Le Laasarone," and " Au Pays Blue " a id " Serenade de la Damnation de Fauvt." by Chamlnade and Berlioz respective! y. ' Both artists were, generous in respor ding to the enthuslnstU: encores, : and ga' e several other selections. Victor Belgel accompanied M. Planoon. Among those present were Mesdames P. J. de Peyster, George Kingsland, B. L. Baylies, Hugo de. Frltsch, L. C. Hasell, William A. Du sr. Alexander T. Van Nest J. Stewart -ney, Charles 8. B?rryraan, C. S. Abercr mbie. Miss Fredric V. Webb. ' Miss L uise Ward McAiUster and Miss Delafield. - ,.- . v . A small coti! Ion was given last evening In the Gerrlt S nlth studio, 142 East Thirty-third Street ti rider the patronage of Mrs. J. Rich Steers . Mrs. Frank L. Stott and Mrs. Howard Butler. The favon were simple and art! stlc and in season. The last meeting of th s Friday Evening Dancing Class took plat e at Sherry's. The cotillion was led by J. Montgomery Strong. Mr. and Mrs Stanford White had a few friends at dlnn ;r last evening, among them being Lady C ilebrook and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Dana Gibson. Afterward they Went to the " . kmericana " at the Hewitt'. Mrs. F. J. de Peyster also gave a small dinner last- ev ntng, and her son. F. Ash-ton de Peyster wiiTgive a small d'nner tonight at the de Peyster residence, 10 Madison Aveni e, near Thirty-fourth Street -Altaoughi th season at Cannes' is waning, thete are still many Americans there. Lady Naylor : .eyland, Mrs. Arthur Paget, Mr.- and Mrs. Meredith Howland, ' Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Huger Pratt Mr. ana Mrs. Kingsland, M a. John R. Drexel, anu a few others. ' 'he Paris season will bgu. May L and there will be a general return to town. Mr and Mrs. Thomas Huger Pratt " by the way, have decided to live permanently e broad. London Is se id to be absolutely deserted during the Ea iter holidays. Mr. and Mrs. Cavendish-Ber tlnck. who have been given two dinners, t tth dances afteward, are to let their housn On Mansfield Street to Lord Clarendon. It Is filled with beautiful objects collected by the late Mr. Cavendish-Bentlnck. esp cially- old French furniture. Although Hig ticllffa, the Cavendish-Ben-tlnck country place, has been given up, they will pas some time in the country this Summer. Mr. W. Bayard Cutting has gone to Irelan I with the Earl and Countess ot Desart and its fiancee. Lady Sibyl Cuff a, to recover fr m a severe attack ot ln-fluensa. . -t : x The ships t sing 'out to-day have large passenger list i. On the Hobensollern are booked the M sses Anthony, Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Crosby P. J. Calvocaressi, F. Marion Crawford the novelist Miss Nina Fagnani. Mrs. Mary A. Hall. Mr. and Mrs. J. Knowles Han , Miss M. R. Loomis, Clyde Fitch, Roy M. Martin, Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Botch. Rear Admiral John Schouler, Mr. and Mrs, Geoge K. 8herman, G. A. Went-worth. and H ;nry O. Webb. .- - - The Lorraln s will bring quite a number of well-known Parisians. Among these are the Princes. A bert and Jacques de Broglle, the-Com te Joseph de Gabriac thie Conite d'Opehler le Maugin. Mme. L. C. de Lan-ares. M. and Mme. B, Calvert and Lieut William Mitel ell., . Among the assengers who arrived on the Majoafle this week were the Messrs. Max and Alexande Agassis, who will pas the summer at N swnort; Mrs. W. - H. Barber, Mr.' and - Mrn H. A. Bowrlng and Miss Bowring. Mr. J. R. Csllender. Mr. K V. Van Cortlan t Mr. F. C- Van Iiier. Count Hermi n Hatsfeldt. Mrs. Lindsay Kelly, Mr La vrence Perkins. Mr. and Mrs. W. Lindsay I tewart. Mr. and Mrs. Philip H. Waterlow, and the Misses Waterlow. v A unique e itertalnment was given "last evening by th Misses Hewitt at their residence, 0 Lexington Avenue,' where some forty welbkn wn young people presented on a little su ge erected aV.the rear of the large dmwlnf room a series of little skits written hy C yde Fitch," and for the most part adaptat! ons of stories of American life. Mr. FI ch personally euperintended the rehearsal! of these skits as well as their product on last evening. The guests arrived aboul 10:.'i0 o'clock, and were received by Mr , Hewitt and Mrs. J. O. Green. Among th most amusing of these skit was one adi' pted from'-an old ittry of Artemus Waid on Brigham Young his wives. The wives were Impersonated by half a deser young women, who wore checked gin um gowns, -with aprons and ouaint old p" 'C, bonneU. Another effective skit was thf t of Pocahontas and Capt John Smith, in which Miss Knowlton ltn-perRonated tie Indian maiden.-The audience , enjoyed most, however. "Uncle Tom's Cabin." In which Miss Nora Godwin ' appeared as Topsy and James Barnes as Uncle- Tom. Perhaps the most effective of the scenes wax that which depicted a scene at the Metropolitan Opera House. It was adapted by Miss Caroline Duer from one of her recent magasine stories. In thla a perfect reproduction of a Metropolitan parterre box was built on the stage, and in It sat Mias Alice Atbertoa Blight Miss Caroline Duer. and two young men. who kept up a running fire of comment and gossip, filled with personal allusions. Certain members of the audlenoa 1 had been coached to at Intervals hiss the occupants or tne Box, as ir tney were - untutored Wagnerites " at the real, opera. At the conclusion of the theatricals a seated supper was served at small tables. There were between 120 and 200 guests present The' twentieth annual reception and drill yesterday afternoon at the Seventy-first Regiment Armory of , the Knickerbocker Graya was an event that Interested all that portion of New York society of sufficient age and family to have boys participating therein. Theft axe six companies of these little lads, varying In age from ten to seventeen years. The Captains of these companies are Wllmot Cole.WUllani Haynes, Woodbury Langdon. . Hasbrouck Haynes, Frank Boynton, and FrandU Murray. Among the minor officers are Oayer Dominica, Hamilton Pell Louis Noel, Hamilton Twombly, Percival Dodge. Matthew Elv, Barclay Parsons. Peter Cooper Bryce, Sidney Ripieyx Watson Emmet. Reginald Townsend. Rlvlngton Pyne, William Man-ice. Vanderbllt Wohh tw Pmimiv FdIm. Francis Rives. Hermann Oelrlchs, Jr., Dun-'can Dana, Charles Marshall, and Oliver nooseveit The colonel of the Knickerbocker Grays, Edward P. Alker. has been a member for seven years, and has never missed- a drill. Aside from the various .manoeuvres, there was a sabre drill and an exniDition ot bugle and drum playing, and after the programme had been carried out ' with Col. W. G. Bates of the Seventy-first Regiment N. G. N. Y aa reviewing officer, there was dancing entll 6 P. M. to the music of FanciulU's Band. Among those present were Mr. and Mrs. Walter Suydam. Gordon MacDonald. Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Johns ton , Mr. and Mrs. John Ellis Roosevelt MrsAJohn West Roosevelt Mr. and Mrs. James B. Townsend. Mr. and Mrs. John Walsh, Mr. and Mrs. William Barclay Parsons, Jr., Mr. and Mra.- Francis Dana JMnslow, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel S. Dennis. Mrs. Cleveland H. Dodge, Mrs. Paul Dana. Mrs. Lloyd Bcyce, Mr.' and. Mrs. H. P. Booth, Mrs. OsVorne, Mrs. Hugo de Frltsch, Mrs. John C O'Connor, and Mr. and Mra, Stephen- Peabody. ' THE NEWS OF NEWPORT. '.Spttioi 7U Ntv York Timtt. v 1 NEWPORT, April 12. Mrs. . William T. Bull has completed arrangements for the Interior Improvements to Dudley Place. Dr. and Mrs. Bull will! take possession of the house in June. Mrs. Bull, who has been spending m week here as the guest of her brother-in-law. Congressman Bull, returns to New York to-morrew with her children. John' Whipple has rented for Mrs. Fhoehe Hazard ' her cottage In Parker Avenue to H. McK. Twombly for the season. ' De Blots & Eldridge have rented for Mra L P. White her cottage In Red Cross Avenue to Henry Redmond of New Tork for next 8ummer. U Mr. and Mra F. O. d'HautevllIe have de- ciaea to spena tne season in Europe. Stuyvesant Fish is at -the Muenchinger-,King Cottage, having come here to look over the improvements to Crossways. Mr. and Mrs. Lorlllard Spencer, acootn-panled by Lorlllard 8pencer, Jr., and Mon-cure Robinson, have gone to New, York. Mr. and Mrs. Spencer will spend the Summer in Europe. .- ' James Do Wolf Cutting will take a cot-4&ge here thla Summer. Mi, and Mrs. Charles M. Oelrlchs will spend several days here in order to arrange for improvements to their couage in Kay Street . Mr. and Mra Frederick W. Vanderbllt will arrive here for the season early in June, taking the Lorlllard Spencer villa, the interior of which has been improved. It is now positively kftown that Mra Cornelius Vanderbllt. with her daughter. Miss Gladys Vanderbllt and her son, Reginald Vanderbllt will occupy The Breakers this Summer. Mr. and Mra De Lancey A. Kane will arrive for the season earlv next month. , Arrivals this evening from New York include Commodore and Mrs. Lewis Cass Ledyard, Mr. and Mrs. V, Storrs Wells, Edward J. Berwlnd and Roland King. ' - ( . 80CIETY IN WASHINGTON. ' - Sftciol t$ Th A'rar York Ttmt.' ' , WASHINGTON, April 6. Capt' and Mrs. Warren Beach of New York gave this afternoon one of the largest teas of the year. Assisting- were Mrs. Richard Mulligan. Mrs. Richardson. Mra Charles H. Campbell, Mrs. Hinckley. Mrs. W. A. Beach - of Syracuse, Miss Sheridan, the Misses de Peyster. and Miss Alice Ward. Capt and Mra Beach will give a dance next Wednesday evening for young people. The cotillion will be led by Mr. Richard Merrick and Miss Paulding. The latter will return from New York for the occasion. NOT TO ENTER CLAFLIN COMBINE. H. Batterman will Remain an Independent Dry Gooda Merchant. . H. Batterman, whose dry goods store te at the Intersection of Broadway, Graham, and Flushing Avenues, Brooklyn, does not, as has been stated.-contemplate entering the Associated Merchants' Company, the corporation being brg&nised by John Claf-lln. He said yesterday that he had not even been approached on the subject ' "I wish you would make as emphatic a denial as possible relative' to the rumor." he said.- ' I have not been asked to join any combination. I have no intention of Joining one. either now or in the future. This concern will maintain its Independence." v DANISH LUTHERAN CHURCH. 8uccess of he Rev. Mr. 8amtoeln Gathering a Congregation. ,'' . It will interest the mem ben of the Danish colony of Greater New York to know that one of their countrymen, the Rev. KrUtJan Bamsoe, has quietly gone to work within the last four months and established what Is fast becoming a flourishing little church congregation made up exclusively of persona frctaj the Fatherland. It la known as the Trinity Danish Evangelical Lutheran Church of New York City, and was organised on the first day of the new century at a meeting of Danish Christiana in Brevoort Hall, 154 East Fifty-fourth Street The congregation, which now numbers about forty members, still worships in the hall. There are morning and evening services every Sunday, and Thursday evening meetings every -week at the home of the pastor, 603 Third Avenue. The services are all conducted in the Danish language, and It is believed that when the existence of the little congregation becomes generally known It will grow at a rapid rate. . For ex-Assemblyman Sharkey'a Family. Ex-Asemblyman Michael T. . Sharkey of the Third District has been pronounced hopelessly insane, and a benefit concert will be given for the relief of his - aged mother and young wife, who were wholly dependent upon him for support and are now without means, at the Manhattan Theatre Sunday evening. April 2L- Mr. Sharkey has many friends on the stage, and there has been a generous response to the rail for volunteer talent for tne occasion. The details are in .charge of P. J. Ryder, who represents the Tammany Hall General Committee in Mr.' Sharkey's district Union Settlement Headworker. The Rev. William SL McCord, Head-worker of the Union Settlement since -its Inception, has resigned his place to enter -upon pastoral, work. Charles Cuthbect HalL President of the Council of the Union Settlement Association, announces that the vacancy has been filled by the appointment of the Rev. Gay lord Starln White, minister of 'the City Park Branch of the First Presbyterian - Church of Brooklyn, who will assume his new duties next month, ' .;-. Neely to Sell Hla Havana Land. HAVANA. April 12.-The legal authort-tlee have granted permission to- Charles F. W. Neely to sell the brickyard and land in Havana standing In his name. The money realised will be turned over to the court and kept In trust until a decision is reached in connection with hie alleged embessle-ment of postal funds... . - . Hall of Records' Cornerstone,' The cornerstone of the ne Hall of Rec ords .will be laid to-day at the corner of Centre, and Chambers Street about noon. President 3uggenhelmar of the Municipal Council will deliver a short address. There ww music, , - GEORGE, Q. CANNON -DEAD. - - - - . -.- ' Mormon Apottlt and Contemporary ef .. Brigham ' Young Eiptrea In; V ".' Monterey, Cat. J .- MONTEREY. - Cal.. -April 12. Apostle George Q.-Cannon of -the Mormon Church died here to-day. . Mr. Cannon slept considerably yesterday and the tore part of last night A bulletin was Issued about midnight stating that he was resting easy. The change for the ; worse came a few hours later, and he passed quietly away , early, this morning. v .' - ; .-'.(.' ,' . - Mr. Cannon was about seventy-five "years of age. . He was one of the leading men of Utah and of the Mormon Church. The body was taken to San Francisco-during the morning for embalming, aftsr which It will be taken to Salt Lake City. George Q. Cannon! In later yars to he I known asthe "Richelieu of MormonUm," crossea tne plains from Neuvoo, UU in 18 and setUed, in UUb In lS4T.f He had embraced - the Mormon doctrine. Jn 1842, when" be was but fifteen years' old. " He waaborn In Liverpool, England. Jan.' 11. 1827. and came to America In 1S44. Hla parents were related to Apostle Taylor, and . the child was bred In , the faith In which' he was destined to become noted. He went out making converts for Mor-monlsm In California and" Hawaii, while Brigham Young was laying its Xoundatlons in the, deserts along the Great Salt Lake. He was translating the Mormon Blbje into tne Hawaiian language and conducting a Mormon, newspaper in San Francisco in the period when the Church was seeking to spread itself through the books and periodicals of the time. - Finally, when he and tha - Church had - grown strong together, ha came back to Salt Lake City to become the private secretary of Brigham Young. . At the age of thirty Mr. Cannon became an apostle, and Went Into the inner sanctu-r.n- Latter- Day Baints. Not long arter this Mr. Cannon became the target rpr attacks upon Mormonlsm. which con tlnued almost uninterruptedly for two score years. The frensy of public indignation that greeted tha election of Roberts as a tngreseman was feebls when compared to the excitement- which the elevation of Oeorge O. Cannon to public office created throughout the Nation. -.. .. In 1862 Utah sought admittance to the Union as a State. Mr. Cannon and W. H. Hooper were, sent to Washington to convey the petition. But the Federal Government promptly denied the petition on the ground that the people of the Slate were polygamous. f - MrT Cannon was elected to the Legislative Council of Utah in 18cTi, 1861, 18. and the three succeeding vmh.' In 1fcC ha wns elected a Regent of the Deseret University. J ritory of Utah to Congress. His seat was contested on the ground that he was-a polygamist Time and time again this same question was raised for the following ten yeara During the period from 1878 to 1882 the presence of Mr. Cannon In Congress was a constant thorn in the flesh of that body, and aroused storms of protest all over the country. ( In spite ef all warfare upon him. Mr. Cannon remained steadfast to his faith. He withstood a marvelous amount of personal vllllf tcatlon in Congress and the press. He retired from his office in 1882, only when compelled to do se, and-with undaunted reiteration of his belief in- the divinity of the polygamous faith. From 18X2 to 18!) he underwent a series of persecutions, including exile from home and Imprisonment but still refused to acknowl edee that he was obeying ether than t he-voice of God. Tt was only when the supreme law of the land pronounced potyg-.. amy crlmlnat, when further persistence would have shaken the foundations of -the church he loved, that he surrendered, tVhtl T 7 1 V U- a a QilmfHMl Intn tk. TTnlnn Mr. Cannon was one of the prima negotiators. It was a task that required superb diplomacy, but after flv yeara 'of effort Utah became a State. Then It was that the Mormon Church became separate from the State, and Lerenso Snow announced that henceforth there would be no politics In the organisation. At the time he made this announcement he called George Q. Cannon Into his 'councils, retaining him within what in known as the first Presidency of the Church. Mr. cannon naa been a great power In the politics of Utah ever since the State was admitted.- He has been a Republican, tacit'v. at least althouerh he has In many instances allied himself with the- Demo c ratio Party. His politics was determined, rather by-State consideration than National ones. He has been ever since his appointment tn the first Presidency of the Church. He has been a priest all the time he has been a politician and a statesman. He has been the nrinclnal factor ta tnnk. ing Mormonism , a religion, pure anr mm pie. his saaracltv maklna- him reallxe in time that struggle against the civil laws of the ! diplomatic conciliation was the most effec tive poncy. . - A. F. WALKER DIES SUDDENLY. Chairman of the Beard of Directors of the Atchison Stricken at Hla Home. . Col. Aldace Frwalker, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company, died yesterday morning at his home, 53 West Sev enty-fourth Street?, of heart disease. He had been sick for nearly two months, and during the last few weeks he had visited his office only at rare intervals, but no one had expected a fatal ending to Jhls Illness. In fact - he had made arrangements to sail with his family, to-day for Europe to re-, cuperate.. . " ",' . v L Mr. Walker was counted among the foremost of American railway managers and he was considered an authority on aa traf fic questions and on the inter-State commerce law. " His prominence as a railroad man was due matnlv ta his nmnrllnn with the Atchison system during the last five years, first as receiver, and then as Chairman of Its board, and it is generally conceded that the splenu.u development of this property in the last few years was largely duetto his efforts. - MR walker was born ft West Rutland. Vt.. la 1M2 He was c-raduated from KUrl. dlebury College when he was twenty years oia -ne civil war naa just broken out. .and he enlisted, in the same month in wmcn ne was graduated, in his home regiment, the - Eleventh Vermont Volnntaera.. and waa made First Lieutenant -of Company B of the First Artillery. He served through iub war ana was musterea out with the rest of the command lr 1K114 with th ranir of Lieutenant Colonel. On hia return North ne-enterea -coiumDia college Law School, and after graduation in 167 he nracticed law in New York City for some years. In .eid ne removed to Kuuana and established a firm which acted as counsel for the Delaware and Hudson, the Rutland, the Ver. mont and Canada, and other railroads, as well as for many banks and other corporations. He won fame in hla fight against the Smith ring, which at that time ruled the State of -Vermont, and in which he defeated the ring in its attempt to swallow up the Vermont and Canada Railroad without paying the owners. He was then, in 1882, and again in 1H84. elected into the State Senate, and in this catf&cltv he beenm ih author of the corporation,, tax law. , which. ww an er.ica nrv an jioc-w. . - , From 1887 to M he served on the Inter-State Commerce Commission- as one of its ablest members, being largely responsible for the policy of the commission. On account of hU reputation for fair-mindedness he was selected in 1n to be. the Chairman of the Inter-State Commerce Railway Association at Chicago, and later Chairman of the Joint Committee of Presidents and Vice Presidents of the railroads of the Trunk Line and Central Traffic Associations to carry out the so-called " Gentlemen's Agreement'.' He waa .nnnlnti reiver for the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad in liftH. and through the selec tion m comuBwni oiuciais ne succeeded In re-establishing this road as one of the valuable railway properties of the country. When the road was reorganised in 1841 he waa made Chairman- of the board and aa such he directed the financial policy of the company up to the time of his death always attending personally- to the spondence even wbenunabie to go to -the v.i iw. ...... - r . Mr. Walker was a very popular pin with all with whom his business oa-'hia plea urea brought him into contact He was a member of the Metrfnolltan.Vi T and the Chicago (III.) Clubs the Army and Navy Club of WaehlngtonVb. o the Century Association, and the jf der of the Loyal v i'" anasinree chil dren, a daughter and fo sons. Robert. who Is engaa-ttd in a law office in this oit and Harold, who is sjudying law At Columbia. ,- International KirfJergarten Union. CHICAGO. April J2.Tti International Kindergarten Unlorf i-day elected officers as follows: Present Mrs. Alice E. Put--am, Chicago; Fif.t Vice President Mias Laura Fisher. Bof con: Second Vice President Mlns Alary to. Runyon. New York: Recording Secret ry Miss Bertha Payne. Chicago; Corresj-ondlng Secretary and Treasurer miss 1 Fatmioeite - Curtis, New York: Auditor 1 lss Harriet IV. a 1. Wash ington, V. C DEATH LlST OP A DAY. A "' (Robert Cochran Bacot. - . Robert Cochraa Bacot died at his hons, 179 Prospect Street, East Orange, yesterday morning, after a short illness. He was stricken with laralysl on Sunday and sank rapidly, Mr, Bacot was eighty-three yeareold. ' U ; was a. descendant of a Huguenot family that' settled in South Carolina , about 1670. - He was bora in Charleston. S. C. la lilS. After receivia his education as a civil engineer at the College of Charlton, he began the practice of his pWessltftw . Mr. Bcot moved to Jersey City In 1X08, and three yeara later married Mary Gilchrist a daughter of. the late Robert Gilchrist and sister -ef the late Attorney General Gilchrist " He was -elected City Surveyor of Jersey City In 1S4QI In IS5T he was made Registrar. Later be filled the "position of Chief Engineer and Superintendent lot the Jersey City Water Works. In 1804 he resigned te take charge of the examinations ordered made by the legislature - te determine the extent and value of its ri pirian Unda . Mr. Bacot wait a. member of tha Assent-. rbly from Hudson County during the ses sions oi iso ana isos. upon tn reorganisation of the Riparian Commission of the State in IMS he was appointed Chief Engineer of the commission. He held the position until lS87,.when he resigned that office and that of Secretary. From 188 until 1KX Mr. Bacot was Chairman of the New Jersey Committee of the Joint Bound-nry Commission eX the States of New York and New Jersey, to determine the boundary between those States in the Hudson River, New York Bay, and Arthur Kill. He was a Director of the Hudson County National -Bank and President of the Hack-enrack Water Company. Three daughters and four sons survive him.' . The Rev. Cornelius '. Emerlck Wyckoff. The - Rev. Cornelius Emerlck Wyckoff, pastor of the Reformed Church at Irving-ton. N. J., died there on Thursday night In the thirty-sixth : year of his age, Mr. Wyckoff was born at Woodstock. Ulster County, N. Y. He waa the eon of the Rev. De Witt Bevier Wyckoff, an eminent minister of the Dutch Reformed Church, and a grandson of tha Rev. Cornelius Wyckoff, both graduates of Rutgers College and -the Tkeological Serr iuary. -. - . Cornelius E. Wyckoff entered Rutgers tn lfc&4, but owing to illness was compelled to leave. Under, the tutelage, of his father he kept up with his studies, and entered the seminary in 18& - He .was graduated. ln-J leui, ana in tne same year ne was oroainea a minister at Castletoa. N. Y., near Al-tany. Two years later h received a call to the Bethany Chapel, on Brooklyn Heights, and wa later callei to the Reformed Church, at Irvlngtoa. where he had been ever since. He leaves a wife, who waa formerly Miss Mary Snyder of Ghent, N. Y and two daughters., - -s ; : . ii. S. Consul McCook; Reported Dead. SEATTLE, Wash.. April 12.-C0L J. C. McCook. United , States Consul . -for the Klondike, whose dangerous Illness was announced In Dawson advices a .few days ago, . Is reported dead by The White Horee Tribune of April 4. However, the name day the White Horee agent of the. White Horse and Yukon Railroad told A. J. Morrison of Dawson, that the announcement waa premature; . that Col. McCook was still-alive, but at death's door. Cot Mo-Cook's home waa In Philadelphia. . -r Obituary Notts. ; Lkanpcr W. FisKK, a Veteran of the civil war. prominent in Grand Army circles, a lawyer, and former member of the As-sembly, died at'hia home in Boonvllle, N. Y last night aged sixty-six yearsu , Col. F.. E. Rioar, h well-known real-estate dealer and one of the charter members of the Union League Club, died-Thursday night of heart failure at the Grand Pacific Hotel, Chicago. He was a native of Yorkshire England, and. waa seventy-five years old. His estate is variously estimated from S500.000 to $i!.l0,000. .. i J Thomas H. Taylor, a VeterarTef the Mexican and civil wars, died yesterday from pneumonia at Louisville, Ky.. aged seventv-f Ive yeara During the Mexican - war be was promoted- for distinguished services through the various' grades from private to Major, and In the Confederate Army from Captain to Brigadier General. Gen. Taylor held tbevoffice ot- Chief ef the Louisville police for many years... ... : ; s f .. . ' 1 : i - Aid Asked for a Poor Woman. ;- The Charity Organisation Bociety appeals for $40 to ad a German widow seventy- three years old. ner husband, who was an engraver, has been dead for . thlrty-flva years., and she hat supported herself by dressmaking and " sewing until, owing to sickness, the Is. no longer able to do so. She is now awaiting admission to a home, and the money for which the appeal is made Is to be used to meet her living expenses until, she is received. Money for this case may be sent to the Charity- Organisation 6oei,ety,- J0a East Twenty-second Street , lusiness Notices. Remove-the causes that make vour hair life. leaa and gray with PARKER'S HAIR BALSAM. QHEVE a oymt?lT makes a healthy akin, 60c MARRIE D. BRADlSH QERHARU. On A Thuradar. April tlth, 1001. at Grace Church. Oran, N. 1., by tha Rev Aiaxaader Mann, aaalatad by the Ky. Dr. Georg-e B. Hopson. . Bertha- Ziinmennann, daushter of Mr. ' and Mrs. Paul Frederick Gerhard, to Q. .JoaasCoa Bradiab of New York. . DIED, BTTRN8.--At Tonkere, "N. 'T., ' en Friday. April . 12. 1301. Aphla Dennett. Burns, widow of Jeremiah Buroa, - Funeral services at her late reaidence,' 1 Irving Place, on Monday afternoon, at 1 8 o'clock.. .' - - .. DOLAN.April 12th,' Maria Dolsn. Funeral prlvaf from her lata residence. . 4 . Weat Sttth St., at S P. M.. Saturday. - -. Fleaa emit flowera. , ; . : ... .. - . 't . DUmELIJ. At Ms residence." tn ' Princeton, N. . J., on April 10. Prof. John T. Duffleld. D. D,, - I. L V.. In the Ttth year of his aa. - Fusaral front Uarquand Chapel, Princeton University on Safjrday, April 13, tt I P. 11. riSHEK.-Ch Friday. April 12. at East Orange. . N. J.. Margaret, widow of Richard Flaher, la the 82d year of her ace. : ... FOX. The funeral services of Warden John M. Fos wUl be held at the Workhouse, Black-rail's Island. Bunday morning, - April 14th. at 10 ' - o'clock. Boat wiU ba in attendance at foot of 70th Bt. and East River. . -QOBERT.-On Tuasday, April 8th. JOOl. ' at Crawford. N. Y Charles Oobert. to the TSth ' yf of hla ago. - Funeral sen-Ices at Trinity Chapel. 25th Bt., ' near Broadway, on Saturday morning, the lSth ' Inst., at 10 o'clock. Interment at St. PetarV . Weatcheater. .. .- - - -. .. GRAFTON. On April 11th. 1901. at her -e-- denea. 807 6th Av.. Elisabeth Remaan. widow of - tha late Captain Joseph Grafton, la the nth- year ot her are. - , FuoereJ servtces will be held at tha Church of ' the Tranaflmiratlon. Moaday moraing. . April 16th. at lotSO o'clock. . .-. - - . GRirFIJI. At her residence. No. 57 East 11th St.. on Friday. April 12th. 1801. Ellen A. Griffin, dauahter oi the late Char las A. and Paapora J. Ortffln, . ... . Notice of funeral haraaftar. . - , . OROea-Oa Friday. April 12, 1S01. May Letitta Millar G-oaa. dauhtr of tna late Henry Jamas Millar of Cincinnati and beloved wife of Charles E. M. Oreea, at her reatdance, 813 ' . Vest 10.VI St. ; - .:- . sFuneral prtrate. - . i - . . , Cincinnati. ' Chicago, Boston,. an4 Colsmbus (Ga.) paper laaae atpy. ... . JENKINS. On Thursday, April lUb. 1901. -tacy Low. wile o, r m. v,. enazna. . - Services will be held at 84 West 93d Bt '.New -York, en Saturday .evening, lath Insu, at P. M. Interment on Sunday at RoMndale Cemetery, Oruiga, N. J. . , ; KNTCVKI-S 8nill-tHy, at Chicago, lit, on April 10th. 1W1. -Adrian Iwrenoe Knevela. son ef . th Iste Adrian V. and Maria L Koavata, in th year ot na as. Intemeut on tmurtiay at Fiskkill-oa-Hudson. LONG. Mr. MaUaaoav widow of Thomas S. Iainft aaceaaao, on Apru iz, in nr STta year, - at tha I residence of her son, Tarrsts J. Long. 107 Hutatuoldt St., Brooklyn. . - Servlcea will b held at that adlras en ' ftunday. April 14, at 4 P. M.. to which relative and friends era invited. - Burial will bt : at th conveiUence ef the family. Kiodly emit flowers; . ' STEWARD-On Wednaaday, April 101 h. 1901. at th reatoeneft -ot hia son, 1 Unlvamlty -Pise, . Joha Stewanl. la the fcith year of him age. . Funeral aat-ric a( his lata realdaaea, Saturday. April Kith, at 'clock. . , 8TILWEI-L. 5n April 11th. 1001. William Moor, at his let ratidanoa, s east ljvtb St. Funeral Mrvicee at the Keformed Cbureh. fit. and Lanoa Av., Saturday. Aerll I3ih. t X P, M. Relative and friends invtt4 te at- Uui. latennant private..- - 7-WALKER. On Friday, April 12, 190t at his , rastdonca. M Waat 74th ec, Atuao F, Waikar, ' in his Hko yr. Funeral rvlrs will be hM at the West End CoUetist Cburuh, 7Tth St. and West End , Avenue, on Sunday, ApHl 14th. at B P. M. lDtarmaAt t itutiand. Vt , WlLUAUi-On Thursday, April 11th. Baonah E., eid-st ditu(htr of the late Thomas S.and Susan Tappon VS' lilt ma. -Fanaral rvlc at Calvary M. E. Church. - vth av. and lano 8tM ea Sunday at lft p. M. , "J ' JEWISH STUDENTS' HOLIDAYS; Where .These Conflict with Examine : tlonsy Columbia President Prom- ' ; , Itea All Poatlbls Relief. -; President Seth Low7; of Columbia Unl- ; verslty recently received a letter from AI-bert Lucas, Secretary of the Union of ; Orthodox Congregations of ;,the United States and Canada, Inclosing a lUt of the ; Jewish - holidays during; which It Is un- lawful for conscientious Hebrews to at- . tend to any worldly occupation, Including attendance at the university. The list was accompanied by a request that President Low would arrange that no examinations be held on those days. and. further, that any Jewish student desirous of absent-" " ing themselves .from ordinary college work 1 on those dates through religious scruples be excused without loss of standing. s In hU reply to this communication. Preai- dent Low called at tan Hon to the f Act that ; the dMtes for the examinations were ar - ? ranged a rear ago; also that the dates for the examination for the academic year 1U01-19C2 had been advertised before the receipt of the tetter. It was promised, ; however, that the matter would be looked avoided? W Possible, conflicts . would be It was pointed out that the examinations . conflicting , with th holidays this year -are ; ' as follows: May 24 falls in the middle of the general final examinations; Sept 24 and Oct. ft are set for examinations relating to the College of Phjsicians and fcur ' geona.. It was agreed by President Low r that a student unable to attend - through ; religious scruples would have a special ex- ' a ml nation provided notification of intend ed absence la given in advance. . :;ir INGALLS FAVORS INCOME TAX. prssldint : of -i tho Big. Four Railroad I ' Also --dvocatta Tax on" ?) -:, ir-r-Franchisee--. ? - "V:.-r'-- KANSAS CITY. Mo.. April li-President ' JL E. Ingalls of the Big Four Railroad, speaking at a dinner of the Knife and Forg ; -Club last night advocated the Income ta C and the franchise tax.- ?r f : : - S V "We are Just learning." said Mr. In- ; ' tans, - that a franchise tax Is the easiest , collected ot an, and Is probably one ot the fairest ways f raising revenue. Of course, those who manage corporations will object as everybody does, to paying taxes; : but nevertheless It is right and proper!-Those that have the protection of the State should bear their share of its burdens. I have always believed in an Income t&x. ' and have thought that the decision of bur Supreme Court against -the constitutionality of such a tai was one of the moat unfortunate occurrences of the age. We should have a tax on all Incomea. largs or smau. exempting a moderate amo-nt, a -most of the States exempt a certain amount : of property from execution and levy. Thla : country Is so rich that with a fair system : of taxation and economy in expenditure? V the tax rate will be mo low that it will not -be oppressive, and thus you will encourage and protect your small property holders.?-.-'.' F. P. Hill Becomes Brooklyn's Librarian-Frank P Hill of Newark. N. J, yester-1 V day afternoon accepted the' posiUoa"' of librarian of the Brooklyn Public Library, which place was offered him some ..time .' ago. Mr. Hill gave hla acceptance after a' conference with Henry Sanger Snow, one of the Trustees of the Brooklyn Public Library. He is at present librarian of the , V Newark Public Library. . . . " ' y DEATHS REPORTED APRIL 12. i ' - Manhattan and Bronx. J"; .'. '! lr AS'M of one'y-ar or under ace act down one fmr, j V Age Dale ' in D'th Tra.Api. Name and Address. SP5EPU- Annie, 1.73 lt Av..j ARCILEO, Micb-lf. 813 K.' 107th St.. BOWKN. Mary. 2.208 2d Av......... , BRADV, Ml'-haaL 10 Oak St ...... BATTLE.- Brldfet, 873 Bleecker St... HERMAN. Chane. 235 Cherry St.".." SAR.XbB'EIr A.- 81 8'ven St.... BHLNS. Frederick, li Sprlna; St.... BIHTRITS. John, h E. 4th St. .III! BUCHBAUM. Harris UM d St . 32 1 es 17 T2 1 t 1 23 40 s S3 S4 1 se - 4 S3 RT 71 61 as J 11 BERAGialA, Carioua, 221 -W, Broaw-j " t - .ss ta a a, BCCKLEY. John. 623 W. 634 St.:.... BKUWS, Jamea. S13 E. 7nb Bt...... COOPER, g., 2ta Delaneey 8t.. ...... CARNEY. Matthw. 415 lat Av...... COHN, Julius. 800 Delanoey St Kin?t, lD,, 1 BUIIOIK Bt. ........ CHAPMAN. Marraret. 612 2d Av.... CpRR. Jaaob. o W. 8Wte Ht CONNOR. Andrew, 214 E. SM SU... DAVIS. W. J., 224 W. 64th St IWI.L0N, J. It, 48 E. T4th 8t..... DALY, CaUterttrS, 833 EL 123th St.... DISKOUT. Annie. I,35; 1st Av DUN8TER, Allxe M.. 6 W. 133d 8t... POLAN, Maria, 6 W. 86th St....;..,. FITZOIBBON. Marcaret. 41 Clarkson. FOX. John M.. Biack wells Island.. rREDERlCKSON, Mary, SSZ E. 61st. FINE.. Mom. 277 Bleecker St FOLEY, Franklin, 137 W. 117th 8t.. GLICKSTE1N, Louis, J.3T7 8th :Av. GOLDSCHMIDT, Herman. 118 E. 4th OOLDBEROER. Albert. 215U 7th Bt. OOPJXN, Mary C 403 W. fad St... 44 a 2a 1 4 8 54 T3 . e 1 a 40 8 - 1 .. 1 GALLAGHER, Thomas, ISO W. 334ISS JTt VI a HTIV Tha... (Wl W aa.kP- 1 GRIFFEN, Ellen A. 57 E. lth St.. HOETZEU Henry. S.198 8h Av.... HELBOCK. John. 71 E. 167th St.,.. HART. Barbara. 103 W. mth St... 58 24 18 70 25 24 eo 46 1 73 1 1 83 60 1 1 48 1 61 1 " s 86 Oil 40 - 4 1 es l 8" 75 1 34 ' I 71 72 74 31 8rt 63 w -1 .4 87 a l 72-1 AA 55 54 4 4 ' 4 29 7S 23 11 33 62 3 TO . 1 8 1 0 67 1 HAMMIL, , Charles F 1,815 Madi son AV.... i.v ,. HUGK. Mary. 843 W. S5th St HASTINGS. Patrick, S3 Rector St.... HARTCNQ. JiMenh. Il 3d Av JENSEN. Andrew. Sas E, 6th 8t.. JAMES- Jane E., 148 W. 111th St KELMACHER. TJna. 4 Stanton Sr .KELLY. Ro, 221 K. bfith St........ triV 1 It . .1 .V I ...... n. rv , Aauwn, jvi r.. o-va Bt... LUCIE. John, 135 Perry St.......... LA MONT. Charlie. 8S9 1-t Av LAMONICA. Philip. 830 E. 70th St.. LTNCH. William. 3 E. Houston St. LOWE, Francis, 410 K. TOth St....... LENNON. Mary M., 440 JE. lloth 8L. MARREN, John P, 55 1st Av MODKCn Otwald F-. 1.S29 1st Av..... MOHAN. Bridset, 22S W.-l4th St... MARKHAM. John L., 8 Varick SU. MONDAY. Peter. 814 W.;2d St..'.. MAP.TELLL Antiola, 20 Burin St.. MONAOHAN, James A 120 TV. 135th bokan, uennia, oua w. oota Bt..... MULLIGAN, Bridget. 965 10th Av... M ASA NIELLO, Vtto D.. 451 W. shth. MULHERN. Nellf "4T W. 3Sh St.. . m j t tin ........... MURPHY. Elliott. 830 W. S7th ft... McWHINNEY, Mary J.. tf W. 141st UCLKINALU, F-Iorat-c. 300 E. SSd 8t cue,n i. uinmnt, Aimsn. Ham. McILVEEN. Mary L.. 774 Wh Av. I. D V aaawaaa.. a OK n 4 .aa. n. ORLANDO. Vlncenso. 27 Thotnnann fit PAP0UALB, Joaenh, : W. 38th St. J jtift. reiix, 7B3 urwenwich St.... RIVOLLINL Cannela. Nursery and t-niim iioapiiai ....... ,i. ........ . PI'SSELL, Thaodore VP-.. l.er7 34 Av REAMER. Cecelia. 89 E. Sd mt RETNOLD9, Michael A. 3"5 36th DiaX-nm jonn, c.( b. tsta Bt..... PLATTERY. Joseuh. 1.BT4 Aveiiv A SHOENBERO. Fannie. 170 E. St. FLAWSON, Carrl B,. 79 W. 12Tth..i plWAKH), cnrtstlan. Z24 Bowery STILWELL. Wm. M . 48 . 129th St. FRO ALL. Rachel. 27 E. 110th St STEWART. Ferdinand B.,- 137 W. 23th MM'iiu, ttoaaiea, oe jam- St.... SKTTCH, Oliver, 47 W. 117th St... SANDER. Emma. 64 W. li'iOth St.',. TAT1-)R. Sarah. 411 W. ll.Mh St... THOMPSON. Isabella. 744 Hh Av... TAFEU Jacob, S04 E. lU4tb 8t VENIT0, Jamas, 8,199 1st Av...... VOOEL. Marl. 760 11th A v .... WALPMAN, Hannah. 11 Lewis St WELCH. Joseph A., 84 W. 17th St.. WAGNER. Ellaabeth, 500 W. IMta. St. wilim,. M'ira. MS ta. entn st...,. WASCHM1PTH, A. T . 1.354 7th Av WILKU8. Ellen. S Amaterdam Av.. WILLI AM 3. Haanah B.. 870 SU Mch Slas Av,....s... UNO, Lsna. a Morton St.;......, "T- v.:-;,XV : BrookJyrt-;--'v- -. BOLTON. C. 56ft Vanderbllt Av..... COOPER. Kate, 189 M mtros Av... CONROT, Wiinam. Bt. P,ters Hosp.. CVRTIN. Margar-t. 192 Prosfwct Av. COOK, Helen. 902 Palmetto St..... ECKMAN, Guatav V.. 4 State St.... FLCHH A. M., 162 Franklin Av...i. F USHER, Charles R., Infants Hosp. FLEMMINO, Mary, M. E. Hospital. FITZPATR1CX. C. 1 Rollvar St... 65 - 1 84 5 1 46 84 -1 1 r 4A . t I a 87 43 T 82 2 21 6 J : 74 62 41 Ml GILLETTE. Ausustua. Urookiya Hosp. GREEN, Lillian. 60 5th St.TT.. J..... GRIFFIN. Mary M., 827 Lexington Av. GWYNNB, Thoraaa, SIS Sackvtt St,. HANSON, Chtla S15 Atlantic Av... aiary. Bu court (St. ...... HANNA, Robert. 89 broad way .. .. . T 1 ' t rwa f.,11.1 T -' at-., ba..-. a A .a Ve a7WU AW a a JAEGER. Anna, 5 Ten Eyck St.... KELLY. Emma. St. Catharine Hoao KURZ, Katharine, 845 Willonahby Av. KEELER. Patrick, 402 Warren St.. IA VALUE. Owtn, St. John's Hosp.. LYNCH. Marv J.. 615 Dean St...T.. Mt'RPirT. William, St. PeUf Hoap. MEBANE, N., Vlllaaw Road and Lake. MF.BANE, E., Vlllaj Road and Lbk. MARGt'LICE. 1st, tt Humboldt St. MADDEN. Oeo- C. K. Co. Hosp.. McCREADT. 628 VanoarbDt Av. McNEILL. Cattutrtna, S3 Tnucton St. llM T A T tt tAu,.h dV AA Ai.. la. T7 49 I 64 a ; a- J -. e-jewvn v i wwe JbjrvK. NOKLE. 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