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Established 1831. Vol. 1.XIII., No. 282. HABRISBURG, PA., MONDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER 26, 1894. WILL YOU HELP? DESERTING INSTITUTIONS Now is the Time to Hold Out the Helping Hand. Thb school children are again called upon this week for a Thanksgiving offering to the three charitable institutions in our city, the Home for the Friendless, the Children's Industrial Home and the Hospital. A small gift of potatoes or groceries from each child makes the aggregate amount sufficient to supply the wants of these institutions for these articles during a large portion of the winter. The children have for several years responded liberally at this season to this invitation and will, no doubt, do so again this year. The donations will be gathered up from the various school buildings on Wednesday afternoon and taken to the store room recently occupied by Mr. Fraley, No. 28 South Second street, where they will be divided and sent to the institutions above named. Thb foreign building and loan associations from other States which have located in Pennsylvania are about to be inquired into by the Attorney General's Department, there being two cases now before the Attorney Oeneral in which he is asked to issue his writ and cite these companies into court to show by what authority they do business in this State. It is surmised, from information in the department's possession, that these foreign associations are coming into Pennsylvania and taking away the money of Pennsylvania subscribers for the purpose of doing a banking business, which is contrary to the law. If this be true, on further investigation, they will be stopped from doing business in Pennsylvania. On Saturday, ya. Pittsburg, one of these foreign associations was closed by people who put money into it, and were given a great, large bluff when they tried to get their money back. It is a rule in almost all building associations that you get back at least what you put in, but this foreign affair doing business in Pittsburg endeavored to stave off the payment of even the face of the sum paid in on shares. It will have to face fourteen law suits before a court, and it will have a lively time explaining the qaeer methods under which it operates, and acknowledge the slickness it exhibited in securing subscribers. An inspection of its books shows that this association did not invest a cent of the vast urns it received in Pennsylvania, but Bent it away, nodody knows where, to be invested. What show have local subscribers when their money is hundreds of mites away in the hands of total strangers ? And bo, Gossip says again, invest your money at home with people that you know and with whom you come in daily contact You know where it is then. You have your eye on it yourself, so to speak, and you have your finger on it. It can't get away without your knowing it, and you know it is safe. There are many good building and loan associations at home. Gossip will not mention any one of them, for he feels quite certain that all are good, and conducted on sound business principles, satisfied with a reasonable percentage for money loaned. If any were not doing a legitimate business they would soon be discovered and go to the wall, but that is almost impossible so many are the opportunities for seeing and noting the inside workings. Invest your money at home with home companies, and it won't be sent to the four corners of the earth while you wait iu fear and trembling lest you have seen it for the last time. Thb surgeon and the physician are as necessary at a foot ball game as they are at a railroad accident. A game of foot ball is simply tho transformation of a freen field into a hospital. Hooray for roken bones and cracked ribs and dented skulls'. Everything goes. Biff! Bang! Wow! A Happy Man. Goes neck and neck with time, Nor reckons what he's missed ; Forgets the girl he Bnubbed, Remembers those he kissed. Life. CAPITOL HILL. A Pittsburg detective came to Harris - burg yesterday and was at the Executive Department bright and early this morning. He wanted a requisition for George M. Irwin, the discretionary pool manager, who has been arrested in New York. Counsel for Irwin asked for a hearing on the requisition and Governor Pattison has fixed a hearing for to - morrow afternoon at 4 o'clock. It is understood the granting of a requisition will be opposed on the ground that the offense is not extraditable. E. B. Black, the artist, went to Philadelphia to - day to superintend the packing and shipment of Rothermel's great picture of Gettysburg which will be placed in the new Utate Museum. It will be placed on a large roller and swung in a box to prevent damage. The picture will be suspended from the ceiling. Its dimensions are 32x18 feet. There will also bo a number of other war paintings and portraits. Senator Flinn is presidenl'of two street railway companies incorporated at the State Department to - day. The State Department is practically moved and to - day was doing business in the new building. New cases will soon bo received for the battle flags 11 feet high and CJ wide. PB.BS0HAX PABAGBAPH8. Brief Mention of the Movements of Your Jf rleuds and Acquaintances. Luther Minter, a Dickinson College "Prep" was home over Suuday. Miss Marie Fickes, of Newport, is the . i H. v : T . 1 T i gUCBli Ul JU1BB UUIll&Ul, Ul JUUB street. Senator J. Donald Cameron was one of the honorary pall bearers at the Walters funeral in Baltimore Saturday. Harry C. Stackpole, of Ridgway, is visiting his brother at "Cottage Ridgo." He was formerly in tho counting room of the Tkxkobaph. District Attorney Dctweiler is in Philadelphia attending a hearing before an ex aminer appointed by the C. B. Circuit Court to take testimony in a patent case involving a largo amount. Judge Brewster and John G. Johnson are the opposing local counsel. The case has been pending for over a year and a speedy termination is now expected. Another Brother Dead. Col. Wm. Rodcarmel was notified yesterday of the sudden death of his brother, John, at Lebanon. He was in his Gist year and had been comparatively well. His death was caused by heart failure. A son, John Rodearmel, jr., is one of the proprietors of the Lebanon Courier. Work at the Collieries. This week the collieries of tho Lykecs Valley coal company will be in operation Jbnl three days. Last week they were worked but five days. QUAKER CITT HOTES. The Record. Waity talk the stutterer's. Old crusty says that the phrase "Troubles never come singly" was copyrighted by a married man. Wigloy "Some of these ladies' hats are poems." Scribbler "No, they are not, or people wouldn't buy them." Grocer "Did' you got the best of that customer I heard you arguing with ?" Milkman "I made him take water, anyway." Stranger "How often do the electric cars pass this corner?" Niftht Watchman. "About as ofteu as I begin to get into a doze. ' ' Chizly "That Brown girl nevi. - r seems to find the key to her music. " Kicker 'I wish eho couldn't Hod the key to tho piano." Walker "I hear that young Creasy has a suit for every day." Htrecter "That is not exactly correct, lie has a suit for each day. It's his father that has tho suit for every day." - They started out at rise of sun To take a street car ride. She promised when the trip was done That she would be his bride. But ah I they took the Vino street route ; The car so long did tarry, That when at last they did get out Thev were too old to marry 1 GRIMK0NG0S81P. The much talked of saf eneas of the open game has proven to be a farce. "See if it isn't Crimson to - morrow." Telegraph, Friday. Well, if the dispatches can be relied on it was almost if not quite. Daniel McTiernan, aged 14, while playing foot ball at Worcester, Mass., Saturday, was fallen upon by one of his companions; . He went home feeling dizzy. When his father went to call him he was dead. The Academy was downed by the Mid - dletown eleven Saturday. They played a plucky up - hill game, but were outweighed. Hamilton punted well for the orange and blue, and Brinser's backing was effective. W. B. Bergner, of the Academy, was linesman. - , Saturday's scores were: Pennsylvania (scrub) 14, BridgeionO; Michigan 12, Cornell 4; Millersville Normal School 6, Franklin and Marshall 0; Brown 20, Dart - month 4; Columbia Athletic club 18, Carlisle Indians 0; Swarthmore 36, Haver - ford 0; Lehigh 11, Lafayette 8. The hospital list is Hallowell, mashed nose; O. Brewer, injured side; Wrighting - ton, fractured collar bone; C. Brewer, wrenched ankle; Butterworth, gouged eye and twisted ankle; Murphv, injured head; Jerrems, hurt shoulder. There were also three - minute seances to doctor Adea and McCrea. This is a rather appalling list of injuries, but it is to be feared that college foot ball is hurt worse than any of the players. , r There will be a game of foot ball Thanksgiving morning on the Seventeenth street grounds between the Steelton High School and the Allison A. A. The game will be called at 10 o'clock and will be free. The Allison A. A. team will line up aB follows: Lyme, center; Coleman, right gusrd; Pass, right tackle; Morrette, right end; Bennett, left guard; Jones, left tackle; Rudy, left end;Deemer, quarter; Murnane, left half; Meadows, right half; Parks, full back; substitutes, Burtnett, Homer, Ulrich. The High School ran away with the Steelton Juniors on the Sixth street grounds Saturday. They scored 24 points in the first half, and eased up a bit in the second, merely keeping the Juniors from scoring. Hubley took Fritchey's place at quarter, and outside of a few bad fumbles put up a good game. Bowman made a thirty - five yard run for Steelton in the last half, being prevented from scoring by Walters' tackle. Fickinger played brilliantly behind the blue and gray line. Captain Fritchey's men will be in good shape for the Thanksgiving Day game. The line - up was: High School. Position. Steelton. Farrar...... ....Centre Fox Doehne right xuard Freeburn fctewart right tackle Morris McCabe right end... - Smiley Furk. left guard ...Ludlg Reese left tackle Vaughan Stf ese . . . . . left end Nebinger Hubley quarter Orris Fickinger right half Bowman Umholtz left halI....Llchtenberger Walter.... ...Full .Douglass SPECIAL SERVICES. HON. JOHN (J. WOOLEY'S ADDRESSES Rev. Mr. DeYoe's Sermon Before the Daughters of Liberty. Hon. John G. Wooley, of Chicago, the famous temperance orator, delivered three speeches in Harrisburg yesterday. In the morning at Grace Methodist church he spoke an hour on the duty of the Christian church on the temperance question and his eloquence charmed the great audience. Mr. Edwards sang a solo and the choir a special anthem. Fully fifteen hundred men gathered in the Opera House yesterday afternoon to hear Mr. Wooley speak, and a more powerful speech along this particular line was never delivered in Harrisburg. Mr. Wooley is a born omtor and his command of language is simply wonderful. He is rightly named the - modern John B.Gough. He spoke from the words found in the 119th Psalm, 9th verse. "Where withal shall a young man cleanse his way ? By taking heed thersto according to Thy Word." The thing that made the deepest impression on that great body of men as they listened spell - bound to the utterances of the speaker, was his own experience with King Alcohol, and his mighty deliverance seven years ago, from its damnable effects by the grace of God, and how, ever since, he had given his life to the great work of temperance. His speech was almost en tirely free from politics ; he seemed to Btake his all upon the Word of God, and the power of Christ to save the drunkard. At the Market Square Presbyterian church last evening another great audience heard the eloquent Prohibitionist. His theme was "The Power of the Church." He talked almost an hour. Not the least pleasing feature of the service was the special singing of the choir and the Mendelssohn Quartette consisting of Messrs. Fleming, Gross, Underwood and Bigelow. Daughters of Liberty at Church. Upwards of one hundred members of the Daughters of Liberty, an auxiliary organization of the Jr. O. U. A. M., formed a portion of the large congregation which listened to a strong sermon by Rev. Luther DeYoe last evening from the text in Exodus 15:20. Woman's first place, said Mr. DeYoe, is in the home and church. Greater good can come out of the right kind of instruction in the home and church than it is possible to accomplish by years of political haranguing and button - holing, Miriam was held up as an example of the power of woman to work good or evil. While they do not possess brighter intellects, as a rule, women distance men very often in the race for prizes for excellence in studies at many of our leading colleges, because they apply themselves with diligence to their studies instead of dividing their - time with base ball, foot ball, rowing, etc. While the reverend speaker looked for a revolution in our affairs through women's suffrage, he reaffirmed his belief that the Women's Christian Temperance Union was making a big mistake in mixing women's suffrage and prohibition. One thing a', a time was enough. Let us have women's suffrage and prohibition will come soon enough. Rev. Mr. DeYoe held up Colorado as an example of the good work accomplished by women's suf frage, and said that the assuming of graver and weightier responsibilities by the gentler sex would do more than anything else in putting a stop to idle gossiping so common and so harmful at the present day. He also thought that women, by securing this last great privilege and standing on an equality with men, physically, intellectually, and socially, could not expect many of the civili ties and courtesies now extended them by the sterner sex in their commingling witn tue wona women should embrace Christianity, which has done so much for their betterment. George Martz sang a solo, "Nearer, My God, to Thee." Miss Greenwood's Bible Readings. Miss Elizabeth W. Greenwood gave a Bible reading at the Market Square Presbyterian church yesterday afternoon. At Grace M, K church, this evening. Miss Greenwood will give a Bible reading. Her subject will bu "The Atmosphere of Home." Those who have heard Miss Greenwood have been both delighted and edified. Her talents are of the highest order. One need to sea and hear her to realize her magnetism and power in carrying her audiences. BASE BALL BITS. Fred. Cook, a former capable third baseman of the Harrisburg team, has signed to play short stop for the Findlay (O, ) team next season. His home is at Paulding, Ohio. "Gil." Hatfield, another former clever third baseman for Harrisburg, has feigned again to play that position for the Toledo 1 l X . . ) team. Indoor baBe ball will be introduced to a Harrisburg audience at Kelkcr Street Hall this evening. The two teams will ba captained by Messrs. Huston and Drauby. " Specialists to be Here. Sergeant Kale is in charge of the local Salvation Army barracks until relieved by appointment from State headquarters. Captain Bartlett and wife are on their way to Grand Rapids, Mich., the home of their parents. About December 1st Captain Hoerl and wite, noted for their musical abilities, will be here for a week's Boccial services. GETS IT. HIGH WAS COMMISSIONER Mayor Eby Sends His Nominations to Select Council. Mayor Eby could not be found by a Telegraph man this afternoon, but it is learned upon excellent authority that he will send to Select Council this afternoon the nominations of John McConkey, t present deputy revenue collector, to be Commissioner of Highways, and Howard O. Holatein, at present a patrolman and president of the Citizen fire company, to be Chief Eagineer of the fire department. Highway Commissioner Zarker and Chief Engineer Kohler are both Democrats, but they are not satisfactory to the Mayor, who has been throwing out vague hints for some time of an intention to supplaDt them with other Democrats. There was a report last week that Mayor Eby had made up his mind to appoint Jacob F. Schlayer, a Fifth ward Republican, Highway Commissioner, but one cannot always believe what he hears. The terms of the present Highway Commissioner and chief engineer expire January 1st. Nominations Confirmed. Select Council met at 4 o'clock and the Mayor's nominations were received and confirmed as follows : John McConkey, to be Highway Commissioner; Howard O. Holstein, chief engineer; Fred. W. Huston, Mt. Vernon hook and ladder company, assistant chief engineer. Al. T. Black, lieutenant of police, was confirmed as collector of unpaid city taxes for 1894. His bondsmen are George R. Fleming and T. G. Calder. Mr. Shaf er announced that Mr. Black would resign as lieutenant of police to accept the City Treasurer's appointment. There was an attempt to refer Hoi - stein's appointment to a committee, but it failed. John Keiler, Seventh ward, was appointed and confirmed as a patrolman in place of Holstein. BICYCLE BACE THAHKSGIVIHB SAY. Harrlsbure Wheelmen Will GO to ClarK's ferry and iJacn. The Harrisburg wheel club will hold a relay race on Thanksgiving Day. Tho race will be started from Market square at 9 o'clock, the course lying up the river road to Clark's Ferry, crossing the river at that point, return along the Cumberland county side over the People's bridge and finish in the square. A competent corps of timers and judges have been selected, and as the course has never been raced over before the result will be interesting. Both the start and finish can be witnessed in the square. The scorchers have been in training and fast time is expected. The following wheelmen will race: Captain Leedy, Latemier Willis, Fred. Morganthaler, R. N. Bernheisel, Charles Long, H. W. Stone, J. R. Given, C. M. Froehlicb, H. Vogel, H. L. Shammo and Craig Stewart. After the run the club will be entertained at their headquarters by a reception and a dinner in charge of their lady friends, after which they will have open house the remainder of the day. JUMISTEBIAL ASSOCIATION MEETS. Hon. John Wanamaker Will Make an Address Next Week. At this morning's meeting of the Harrisburg Ministerial Association the topic discussed was "How to Make the Ministry of the Pulpit More Effective." Rev. Joseph Wheeler, pastor of Herr Street M. E. church, opened the subject. Rev. Judson Swift, secretary of the American Tract Society, and Rev. C. J. Kephart, secretary of the state Sunday School Association, spoke at some length regarding the workings of their respective organizations, and the latter announced a meeting in the interests of the association in Grace M. E. church. West State street, December 4th. It will be addressed by State Secretary William Reynolds, of the Illinos Association, and Hon. John Wanamaker, of Philadelphia. Sixth ThanksKlvlne Entertainment. In Grace M. E. church Thanksgiving evening, beginning at 7:30, will be held the sixth annual Thanksgiving entertainment, under , the auspices of Grace Ep - worth League. Here is the programme : Tenor solo, selected, Harry VanHorn; recitation, selected, Miss Lucy M. Copeland ; alto solo, selected, Miss Amy Black; recitation, selected, Miss Florence Hankinson; vocal duet, selected, Mrs. Senscman and Mrs. Conkling; guitar solo, "Los Amours," Carpenter, Prof. W. D. Moyer; recitation, a medley, Miss Carrie Stoey, musical accompaniment by Miss Ar Dimmick; piano solo, etude op. 28, No. 2, Rubinstein, Fred. Martin; recitation. "The Bay of Seven Islands," Miss Laura . Martin; bass solo, selected, J. D. Hawkins. . ' Stockholders Astonished. Regarding the assessment of one hundred per cent, on the stock of the Middle - town National Bank the Middletown Journal says: "To say that it is creating consternation among the stockholders but mildly describes their feelings. There is some talk of resisting the payment of this assessment until a statement of the bank s affairs is submitted to them, and a meet ing of the stockholders has been called for luesday, November 27th, at 8 o clock in the evening, to consider the matter. At present the stockholders are as much in the dark as the depositors, and what ef fects next Tuesday's meeting will have is a matter for conjecture. A statement of some kind is due them, and it should not be long delayed." Greatest In the World. It is seldom that any one man can claim tue distinction or having It universally conceded that in the whole world there is not, nor ever has been, his equal. Such, however, is tho reputation of Alfred A. Farland, the wonderful ban joist. Mr, Farland appears in this city at the Im perial banjo club concert, Tuesday, De cember 4th, and will bo assisted by the Imperial banjo club, Ladies' Imperial Dan jo club, imperial banjo orchestra, all under tne direction or Prof. Frans: s. Morrow; Miss Mary Lee, the well - known elocutionist, and Miss Ella Reed, the talented harp soloist. Climb the Abutments to Save Toll. A number of workmen in tho Chcsa peakenail works and McCormick's rolling mill, residing in West Fair view, have been defrauding the People's bridge com pany of toll for some time by climbing the western abutments each morning when coming to work. Tho directors of the bridge have been aware of the practice for some time, and the onlccrs nave been directed to arrest each person offending The fines will amount to more than the saving of tplls. To Have a Hall of Its Own. Early next spring Good Samaritan Council, No. 1, Daughters of Temperance, now meeting at 445 East State street, will erect a hall of its own on South street, near Short. It will be a three - story brick structure and will occupy a site 25x70 feet. The first floor will be store rooms, second floor a hall and third floor a lodge room. Miller & Co. are the architects. Funeral or Wllllum Boas.. The remains of the late Wm. S. Boas were laid at rest this afternoon in the Harrisburg cemetery. "Rev. Mr. Angell, rector of St. Stephen's, and Rev. Mr. Berghaus conducted services at the home and grave. The casket was carried by six of tho employes of the Boas planing mill. A New Building Association. The Washington Bau und Spar Verein No. 2 has run out and was wound up, and No. 3 was organized last Monday evening at Dressul's hall, 207 Chestnut street, where the directors meet every Monday evening to take shares. Ilarrlsuurig Bidders. Among other bidders for a part of tho $50,000,000 of U. S. bonds to bo issued are the Harrisburg National Bank, $0,000, at 116J; Harrisburg National Bank, $3,000, at 116; C. W. Lynch, Harrisburg, $5,000, at 117. Minnie Strohm Taken Hornet Minnie Strohm, who left her homo in Carlisle last welc and was located! in this city, was taken homo Saturday by Special Officer Stout. StepBWill bo taken at onco to prevent her running away again. CO KEY BREAD BY WEIGHT. Beading Bakers Must Weleh Their iioaves under an uia Act. Down at Reading the market commis sioner has given notice that after January 1st he will enforce the law of 1791, providing a penalty of $10 for every sale of bread except, by weight. The talk of cheap weight and cheap flour has caused the crusade for cheap bread and all over the country the fight is on. The act of April, lvai, provides as iui - lows: "All loaf bread made for sale within this Commonwealth shall be sold by the pound avordupois, and every baker or other person offering the same for sale shall keep at his or her house, or at such other place at which he or she shall at any time offer or expose for sale any such bread, sufficient scales and weights, lawfully regulated, for the purpose of weighing the same; and if any baker or other person shall sell or offer for sale any loaf bread in any other" manner the contract respecting the same shall be void, and the person so onenaing against mis act snaii on conviction forfeit and pay the Bum of ten dollars for every such offense, one - half to use of the informer and the other half to the use of this Commonwealth. And it shall be the special duty of the clerk of the market in any place where such officer is appointed to discover and prosecute all persons offending "against this act." MUST NOT BE OVERHEATED. More Care Must Be Given. Steam - Heated J - rains. There has been one great difficulty in the steam heating of trains, and that is the maintenance of an even temperature throughout the entire journey. The cars are overheated in many instances, special instructions have been issued to engine - conductors and car inspectors along the Middle and Philadelphia divisions with regard to the regulation of the steam heat on Atlantic and St. Louis expresses. Enginemen must Bee to it that there is always enough live steam on hand to raise the pressure to not less than ten degrees on the train - pipe gauge. This amount is necessary to comfortably heat a train of eight coaches in ordinarily cold weather. In exception ally frigid weather tne steam pressure must go over ten degrees. The pressure must be turned on immediately upon notification from the conductor and must remain on until within ten minutes of the time that the engine is to be detached. The vacuum pump must be kept running until "the train stops, uonductors win see to it that tne regulating vaives in the forward part of the train are well throttled down, bo as to trap as nearly as possible. He must confer with the Pullman conductor as to whether the latter's cars are being heated all right and the regulation valves all properly set. At the end of a run he must miorm tne in spect ois of any failures in the heating system on his train. The inspectors at Broad street station and Pittsburg will set the three - way and four - way cocks and see that the regulation valves in the forward cars are closed within a one - half turn. At Harrisburg and Altoona, unless otherwise ordered, it will not be necessary for them to enter the cars to set any valves, but during freezing weather the steam hose at these points should be uncoupled on both Bides of the train between the two rear cars.and the pipes drained before coupling up again. This to prevent the pipes from being frozen. Death of Cyrus Weeks. The death of Cyrus Weeks, a foreman of painters at the Harrisburg shops and a veteran Pennsylvania employe, occurred at his home. No. 615 Colder street, at 4 o'clock yesterday morning, from an at tack of aDoolexy. Mr. Weeks was a man over 60 years of age, and leaves a wife and four sons, three of whom wors tor the Pennsylvania company in different capaci ties. He was a member of the Relief De partment. Reading Relief Report. October's report of the workings of the Philadelphia and Reading Relief Depart ment shows receipts footing up $19,881 12 and disbursements, isia.ase Ueath benefits to the amount of $5,250 were paid. $3,250 for violent deaths and $2,000 lor natural deaths ; $4,712 for accidents, and $3,145 20 for sickness. Tne SeptemDer receipts were $19,552 Mi and disburse ments $10,983 94. The total payments from December 1st, 1888 nave been $1, - 089.499 73. Railroads and Railroaders. Division Operator Harvey Rae has re turned to duty after a short lay - off due to a bad cold. Division Freight Agent Costa returne d last night from his Southern trip and w ill leave to - night on another journey. Through trains must not be heated to a temperature over seventy degrees and local trains over sixty - aye degrees hereafter. Miss Madgeburg, of Columbia, succeeds Samuel Goodyear as stenographer in the ofllce of Division Freight Agent Costa. J. J. Maurey, assistant trainmaster of Northern Central railway at Millersburg, is connned to his home with a had cold. Philadelphia division baggagemaslers have been notified to hereafter send Em pire line baggage for Detroit via Erie in stead of Pittsburg. Passenger Brakeman George McCanna, of the Philadelphia division, is off duty owing to the critical Illness of a sister. He lives on Cumberland street. Wm. Inkrote.of Selin's Grove Junction, a brakeman on .Northern Central local freight, while coupling cars at Millers burg. Saturday evening, had the two first fingers of his right hand smashed. The fingers were at once amputated. Under the new Pennsylvania schedule. which went into effect last night, Lykens accommodation arrives at a:52 a. m. in stead of 9 :45. This is the week for Passenger Con ductor Reed, Brakemen Sensemen and Smith, Engineer Wright and Fireman Rcitzell. of tho Cumberland Valley, to lay off. The putting on of an increased suburban service will likely do away with this weekly lay - oil. Extra Passenger Brakeman William Windsor, of the Middle division, has been temporarily assigned to duty as day usher at the Union station. Special Officer Shelly has been put on night duty owing to tho death of Special Officer Charles Frowert, whose funeral took place to - day. There are a score of applicants tor Mr, Frowert's position, but it is barely pos sible that the vacancy will not be filled. A special train with Miss Ada Rohan and her dramatic company on board passed through Harrisburg last night, en route for New York city. The company came from St. Louis. Yesterday's New York World contained a description of a new passenger locomotive built by tho Pennsylvania to haul eight coaches one hundred miles an hour. This morning Engineers J. R. Kough, H. Beaver and Alex. McGallagher and sons, and Conductor Joseph Powley, of the Middle division, Pennsylvania, left for Rattle Snake Ridge, Potter county, on their annual two weeks' hunting trip. D. G. Boilers, 509 Muench street, en - gineman, 1'hiiadelpnia division; Al. J. Clendennin, Marys ville, freight conductor, Baltimore division; Wm. W. Gingrich, Marysvillo, laborer, Baltimore division, are on tho disabled list of the Pennsylvania Relief Department. .Firtli Anniversary. The fifth anniversary of. the Harrisburg Christian Endeavor Union will bo held in the Westminster Presbyterian church tomorrow evening at 7:45 o'clock. Tho following excellent programme will be observed at this meeting: Song service, choir; hymn, "Scatter Sunshine;" devotional exercises, Rev. George S. Duncan ; address, "What it Means to Hold a State Convention," Prof. O. L. Jacobs, York, Pa.; vocal solo, "Jerusalem." Miss Elma L. Jackson; social; hymn No. 125; vocal solo, "Tho Traveler," Miss Edna Spahr; address, "Good Citizenship," Itcv. J. F. Hartman, Altoona, Pa. ; hymn No. 54 ; Mizpah benediction. Ray and Snyder in Line. Charles Ray, of Capitol street, and John Snyder, of South Harrisburg, will likely bo promoted to bo regular letter carriers January 1st. They are now on the extra list. An increase of two carriers has been authorized by tho Department at Washington. One Child Lives Here. Mrs. Maggie Miller, of this city, is one of the surviving children of Mrs. Elizabeth Bhreiner, who died suddenly from heart disease at Mechanicsburg, Thursday last, aged 78. BOARD OF BISHOPS. EVANGELICAL ASSOCIATION Meeting of a Committee to Con summate Property Matters. The board of bishops of the Evangelical Association, consisting of Bishops Horn, Bowman, Breyfogel and Esher, together with other Church officials, are in session in this city to - day. These gentlemen constitute a committee, appointed by the General Conference of the denomination, having in charge the protection of the property interests of the Evangelical Association and are meeting here in special session, with their general counsel, for the purpose of consummating necessary arrangements for carrying into effect the provisions of the General Conference re garding certain matters connected with property. The conference opened its session at 2 o'clock in the North Street Evangelical church. Rev. Messrs. Young and Rearick, of Williamsport. representing the Central Pennsylvania Conference; Rev. B. F. Bohner and Rev. W. A. Leopold, of Al - lentown, and Rev. O. L. Baylor, of Beth lehem, representing the East lennsyl - vania Conference; Rev. M. Bomgardner, representing the PittBburg Conference; Key. Messrs. u. a. x nomas ana a.. Maine Cleveland, representing the publishing interests of the association, were also present. The last two gentlemen and Bishops Esher and Bowman constitute a general executive committee representing the general conference of the church. The association s attorneys, E. B. Esher and W. Ritchie, of Cleveland, are also in attendance. The matters under discussion will pertain merely to Pennsylvania church property. Bishop Esher is presiding, aid told a Telegbaph reporter that they might finish the business to - night if they made a watch night of it. CUMBERLAND VALLEY. Typhoid fever is still raging in Frog - town. A fresh case of typhoid fever has been reported in Carlisle. W. a. zearing has leased his sniremans - town bakery to Conrad Dapp. liowmansdaie has sent a car load of provisions to the Kansas sufferers. There will oe tour new applications tor liquor license at the next license court in Carlisle. R. H. Thomas, sr., has purchased the R. E. Ness property, in Mechanicsburg, for $2,010. JSewton ljebnar, Greencastle, has pur chased the barber shop of G. E. Miller, Hagerstown. The Jr. O. U. A. M., of Shiremanstown, intends raising a flag over Peace school house Saturday next. The dwelling of Peter Myers, near Welsh Run, was burned the other day with much of the contents. Peter H. Strubinger, the defeated Democratic candidate for Congress, is seriously ill at his home in Abbottstown. There will be a flag raising at Franklin Square echool house, in South Middleton township, r riday afternoon next. J. W. Kessler, alias Connor, who robbed Mrs. Wright's boarding house, has been arrested for burglary down in Virginia. Harry Miller, of Tomstown, who was accused of larceny as bailee, and fled several months ago, has given himself up at Chambersburg. David Wolf's home, in Dickinson town ship, was destroyed by fire Friday together with its contents. The loss is over if uo, with no insurance. William Waggoner, of Independence, Mo., has purchased tho Peter Waggoner farm of 128 acres, in North Middleton t ownBhip. for $31 50 per acre. A man giving the name of J. W. Atkins swindled J. C. Clarke, Chambersburg, out of $52 the other day by presenting a draft on a firm for which he formerly worked. John L. Fehr. of Reading, victimized three Chambersburg merchants by collect ing money in advance to pay for advertisements in a music box to be placed in the M ontgomerv House. He skipped. The decennial of the Children's Aid Society of Franklin county was celebrated by appropriate exercises in tho First Lutheran church, Chambersburg, last evening. The principal speakers were City Treasurer George McCreary and ex - Postmaster John Field, of Philadelphia. Alex. Goodheart, hotel keeper at Churchtown, has been arrested and bound over for court for selling liquor to a con firmed inebriate after having been notified by tne wile of the man not to do so. Three others were also arrested and bound over for having furnished the inebriate with liquor. The plans submitted for the new recita tion hall at Dickinson College have been returned to the architect for revision. The new building will have about eight large and commodious recitation rooms, a hos' pital ward, several executive otnees, a gymnasium for the young ladies who at tend Dickinson, and three finely furnished rooms tor literary societies. Recent marriages: Elmer M. Ritter and Beckie L. Slichler.both of near Stras burg; Robert Smith McDowell and Miss Rebecca J. Gillan. both of Lamaaters; at Hoguestown, C. Mentzer and Miss Mar garet If. lieiuleman. Recent deaths: Rev. - Cornelius R. Lane, Ph. D., Chambersburg; Jacob Lightner, Chambersburg; Joseph Brookens, near Fayettevillo; Mrs. Elizabeth Schreincr, Mechanicsburg. Came from Jerusalem. Delaware rejoices in many towns which are named after places of cither Biblical or historical interest. There are, tor instance. Jerusalem, Odessa, Smyrna and many more laminar to everybody. Tncre is near tne first - named of these towns a delightful place, at which she who reigns has a warm heart for the wandering gypsies who stop to seek food or shelter, ller appreciation of humor is not as keen as her heart is largo. The other day two travel - stained gypsy tramps, with bronzed faces, sought food at tho house. "You look tired," said she, pityinglj. How far have you walked "All the way from Jerusalem," replied they. Her thoughts turned, not to the neighboring village, but the Jerusalem of old. "But," said Bhe, surprised, "you couldn t walk across the water." The tramps thought she meant the little stream near the house, and they replied: "Ob, we waded that." She was amazed, and at the table that evening she cited it as an instance of the brazon untruthfulness of nomads. An Imposslblo Uouso. Detroit Free Press. Tho man and his wifo called on the architect and tho architect was glad to see them, for business was extremely dull. "Wo want you to build a house for us," said ino man by way oi lnirouuutiou. "Thanks." bowed tho architccr, shall bo only too glad to do so, and 1 am quite sure that I can give enure saiiaiac - tion. "Weil, vou ousht to." remarked the lady; "wo don't want much." "What kind of a house did you wish?' inuuircd the architect. "Wo want a good plain one or aooui eight roomB," explained tho man, "and we will leave tho design to you. All wo expect is that when you have finished it it will suit my wifo and myself. I mean on the inside; we are not so particular about the outside." Tho architect heaved a deep sigh. "I am very sorry." ho said, "but you will have to go to some other architect. We can't deBign an impossible house in this ofllco." They Say nis Board Bill Wasn't Paid. William H. Sourbeer, a former Harris - burger, who has been working as a pud - dler in York, was arrested here this mornine, charged with jumping a board bill in that city. Constable Axe, of York, took him to that city this afternoon. Donations To - morrow. Tho Thanksgiving donations for the Harrisburg Hospital will be received on Tuesday instead of Wednesday, as formerly. In 1891 the production of tin in tho world was estimated al G9.9G3 tons of 2,240 pounds each. Thirty years ago the world'B production of tin was not more than 10,000 tons. 0 UK POSTAL SERVICE. Deficiency of $9,34 3,935 for the lASt fiscal Year. Washington, Nov. 25. Postmaster General W. S. Bissell has submitted to the President his annual report for the year ending June 30th, 1894. He briefly outlines the policy of the department in the following: in general, l would recommend that the first and most important thing to be done is to revise the law as to second - class matter, so as to place the Post Office Department immediately upon a self - sustaining basis. "A. Avoid expensive experiments like the postal telegraph, rural free delivery, etc. '3. Develop the postal service on exist ing lines of administration, viz: Extend free delivery in cities that now enjoy it. Accord it to towns already entitled to it under the law. Quicken railroad trans portation. 'i. Kevise and reclassify the organiza tion of the railway mail service and re classify clerks in post office. "5. Provide for district supervision of all postal affairs by appointment of expert postal officials from classified service. as recommended in my last annual report. me revenue tor the year was asvo.uou, - 470; expenditures, $84,324,414, leaving a deficiency of $9,243,935. The estimates tor the current year ending June 30th, 1895, are: Revenue, $84,427,748; expendi tures, $90,399,485; deficiency, 5,971,737, The estimates submitted to the Secretary of the Treasury for the next fiscal year are: ttevenue, sja6,U7,4U7; expenditures, $91,059,283; deficiency, $4,151,876. This annual deficiency, the Postmaster General Bays, could be overcome by an in crease of postal rates, but he does not be lieve this advisable, it could be cancelled by a readjustment of rates on second - class matter, a question which he treats at considerable length in another part of the report. MRS. GEBST ESCAPED. 0'E OP THE PITTSBURG SWINDLERS The Detectives Watched, but She Got Away from Them. PiTTSBUBG. Nov. 2(3. Mrs. Matilda Gerst. alias Mrs. John A. Harris, alias Jennie Emerson, and alias many other names in connection with the Delaney - Packer lumber swindle and the William Delaney discretionary pool syndicate, is missing. Charles Delaney, brother of the missing pool operator, was this morning placed under arrest. The attorneys managing the prosecutions against Delaney, Packer, et al., have been greatly incon venienced by the illness of Mrs. Gerst. They did not want to be inhuman and retrained from placing her under arrest. Her recovery and subsequent relapse caused suspicion. Yesterday it was determined to place Mrs. Gerst under arrest this morning. In pur suance ot this plan early this morning officers armed with the necessary warrants went to the residence of Mrs. Gerst, in Allegheny, and demanded admittance. Mrs. Gerst could not be found and there is not any definite clue to her whereabouts. Charles Delaney was at Mrs. Gerst s resi dence and admitted the officers. He was at once taken into custody. Detectives were detailed to guard the Gerst residence and have been on duty several days and nights. How the missing lady managed to elude them is not yet known. Several additional informations were made against Mrs. Gerst on Saturday. There were charges lodged against her in several States. At 11 o'clock Mr. Hartman, father of Mrs. Gerst, appeared and furnished bail in $3,000 for Charles Delaney. Delaney was then released. SHOT HIS L - HDLADY. Mortally Wounds a Woman and Kills liiinseir. Lancaster, Nov. 25. In a fit of drunken rage this morning Jacob Mohow shot and fatally wounded Mrs. Frank Domain and then sent a bullet into his own brain, producing inBtant death. Mohow had boarded with the woman for the last several months. Last night they quarreled and kept up the disturbance until this morning, when the shooting oc curred. A man passing the house hap pened to glance turough a window and saw Mrs. Domain lying 'near the stove. with blood streaming from a wound in the temple. A few feet away lay the dead body of Mohow. Mrs. Domain was only able to nod her head when asked if Mohow had done the shooting. The murderer was about sixty years old. a cigarmaker by trade and conspicuous in the G. A. R. He has a wife, but does not live with her. It is also said that there is another wife in Qaincy. 111. Mrs. Do - main's death is a question of but a few hours. She has a divorced husband liv ing. Mohow is said to have told persons several weeks ago that he intended to kill the woman. A "WOMAN FOILS A HOLD - UP. She Ran five Miles and Warned Offi cials. Little Rook, Ark., Nov. 25. A plan to hold up the east - bound train on the Kansas and Arkansas Valley road by the Cook gang Friday night was discovered and frustrated by the railroad officials. When the train reached a siding near Fort Gibson it was flagged by a woman, who had run nve miles to warn it of a hold - up which had been planned. Twenty - five armed men had taken possession of a sec tion house. The wife of the section boss eluded the watchfulness of the gang and resolved to save the train. She ran to the next eta tion gave the alarm. Armed men were placed on board and the train pulled slowly by the section house where the bandits were concealed, but no attempt to hold up the train was made. The bandits discovered that their plans were known. THE YEAR'S ARMY OF IMMIGRANTS. Over 2S5,0'JO Kuropeans Landed On Our Shores. Washington, D. C, Nov. 25. Tho an nual report of Herman Stump. Superm tendent of Immigration, shows that dur ing tho fiscal year 1894, 288,020 immi grants arrived In this country. Of these 285. C31 were landed and 2,389 debarred from landing because of being under con tract to perform labor. Uf the immigrants landed 96,000 were destined tor New York State, 42,000 for Pennsylvania. 25,000 for Massachusetts and 22,000 for Illinoip. Tho others were scattered throughout tho United States, no other State receiving a greater number than 10,000. Immigrants destined for Southern States all told did not exceed 12,000. Of tho immigrants over sixteen years of age 41,000 could not read or write. PItzel an Inventor. Terek Haute, Ind., Nov. 2G. Papers have been found here showing that Benjamin F. Pitzel, tho noted insurance swindler, is an inventor and a property owner. Tho papers were taken from him when ho was arrested here for trying to dispose of some forged checks to Terre Uauto clothiers. One of the papers is a genuine deed for a patent known as Benjamin Pitzel 's receptacle for granulated Bubstanccs. The patent is dated September 29th, 1891. The other important paper is a warranty deed for a lot in Harvey's sub - division of Chicago, Cook county, 111. Tho deed shows a consideration of $1,000 and is no doubt genuine. In his hurry to get out of town after being released on bond Pitztl left, forgetting to call for his papers. Sues Salvlnl tor S10,000. St. Paul, Minn., Nov. 25. Miss Louise Starr, an actress, brought suit yesterday in tho District Court of St. Paul against Alexander Salvini. tho tragedian, for $10,000 damages. While here a few weeks ago Sulvini, she sayp, threw a glass in her face, cutting her cheek open and rendering her unconscious. Salvini says the gliss first struck a tabic, a fragment struck Miss Starr's face, and the 8iht of blood caused her to faint. Judge Kelly dismissed the case on tho ground that Miss Starr was not twtnty - one. She will renew the suit as a minor. To Be Kind on His Wedding Day. Sr. Pktkiisbukg,) Nov. I 25. On his wedding day tho Czar will Issue manifestoes remitting arrears of taxes and sentences and recording other acts of clemency. The streets in tho long route of tho wedding procession will bo lined with troops in full drcBS, Bailors and pages. A ROYAL WEDDING. THE NEW EMPEROR MARRIED The Princess Alix of Hesse Darmstadt the Bride. St. Pbteesbueg. Nov. 26. The day breaks cloudy and cheerless. Troops headed by bands of music were on the march from all sections at a very early hour, and occupied all the avenues of access to the winter palace, massing in strong force in the Alexander platz and on Palace quay in front of the winter palace, where the marriage of the Czar Nicholas II and Princess Alix of Hesse Darmstadt was to take place. Long before dawn the people began flocking to the Palace quay, which was soon densely packed. The whole aspect of the city was that of a sudden awakening from the dismal lethargy of the past week to the life and brightness which is the wonted character of the gay winter season.. The Czar and his attendants arrived at the winter palace from the Anitchkoff Palace at 10 o'clock. All who had been invited to witness the marriage ceremony had been directed to assemble in the rooms to which they were respect ively assigned by 11 :30 o'clock at the very latest. In SL George's Hall were assembled the Council of the Foreign Ambassadors and the Imperial Ministers and their wives. In the Concert Hall were the Grand Mistress of the Court, the ladies of honor. the Czarina's maids of honor, the ladies of the suits of the Grand Duchesses, the ladies of the suits of the foreign princesses, the senators, secretaries and other state dignitaries. The gentlemen of the court were all in gallant uniforms, the ladies dressed in court costume of strawberry color trimmed with velvet of a similar shade with long trains and wearing long white veils. In Nicholas and Avant halls are assembled the military household of the Czar, the suits of foreign sovereigns and princes and the grand dukes, generals, admirals, and officers of the guard. In Armoral hall were present the wives of the dignitaries of the first class, the nobles and the chief civil employes of the Government. In Field Marshals' hall were the mayors of St Petersburg and other cities, the leading b inkers, merchants and others. The Holy Synod and the clergy had assembled at the cathedral. The Czar and Czarina's ladies of honor left the Concert hall, where they had assembled, and proceeded to the apartments of Princess Alix, where they assisted in completing her toilet in the presence of the Czarina, the Princess ot Wales and the Grand Duchesses. The bride, with the Czarina, had driven during the morning without ceremony from the palace of the Grand Duke Sergius, where the Czarina has been staying since the funeral of her husband. The formality of making the bride's toilette being over the ladies of honor returned to the concert hall. Iu the meantime Emperor Nicholas, the King of Denmark, the King of Greece, the Prince of Wales, the Grand Dukes and the Royal Princes were grouped in Malachite Hall, where they awaited the ar rival of the bride. At 11:30 o'clock Prince Dolgorounti, the Grand Master of Ceremonies, announced to Emperor Nicholas that all was ready, and PrincesB Alix, her train borne .by four court dignitaries, two on each side, and the extremity of the garment held by the grand chamberlain, entered the hall. She wore a jeweled crown, and a robe of white brocade silk, with a mantle of 6 1 raw berry colored velvet trimmed with gold and double row of ermine. As the procession to the cathedral was being formed fif tyone guns were fired from the fortress. The pro cession was headed by the servants of the court, the servants of the chamber and masters of ceremonies, with their insignia of office. The spectacle was one of the utmost brilliancy as the procession defiled from the gorgeous Malachite Hall and traversed through the entire length and breadth ot the palace. When the procts sion reached - the cathedral at the extreme end of the Alexander Palace, it was met at the entrance by the Metropolitan, of St. Petersburg, the Holy ynod and court clergy bearing crosses, holy water and sacred books. The Metropolitan conducted the Czar to a position upon a dais, which had been placed in the center ot the chancel behind the rail. A.3 the Emperor took his place at the right of the dais the Czarina led Princess Alix to him and placed her at his left hand. The Czarina then took her place in the chancel at the nght ot the dais. The crosses, holy water and sacred books were then placed before the gate of Ikon - ostas and the marriage service in use in the orthodox church was begun. He Kissed Ills Bride. The ceremony was of the most impres sive character, and lasted nearly two hours. Upon the conclusion of the cere mony the Czir kissed the bride and the guests came forward to congratulate the couple. AX the conclusion of the con. gratulations the dismissal was pronounced and the bride and groom and the wedding guests returned to the winter palace. As the bridal party came out of the cathedral the sun broke through the clouds and shone for the first time during the day The weather had grown much colder, but the sunshine completely removed the dull ness which had pervaded everything out ot doors since daybreak. The corres pondent of tho United Press and the correspondent of three London newspapers were the only representatives of the prees who were favored with a view of the procession inside the palace prior to the march to the cathedral. The effects were magnificent. The robes of the ladies esne cially varied in styles, some white, others red or yellow, and some white with trim mings of various colors. The mantles worn were chiefly of blue, purple or gold. All of the ladies wore head dresses with coronets of pearls and long tulle veils and each ladies' dress was made with a long train. As tho procession entered Field xnarsnais nail there were subdued cries of "Long live Emperor Nicholas." The Czar appeared not to (notice the words, but Princess Alix smiled and bowed as Bhe passed through the hall. Iku Stewart Syndicate diets the Bonds Washington, Nov. 20. Secretary Carlisle to - day accepted the Stewart syndicate offer for tho $50,000,000 bond loan at their bid of $117,077 per f 100, all or none. STATE NEWS. Erie will have a new opera house. Williamsport's first toboggan slide is scheduled for the winter. The new Evangelical Schuylkill Seminary will probably bo located in Myers - town. Tho new Lehigh Lutheran and Reformed church at Alburtis, was dedicated yesterday. W. K Mohler, of Allentown, is a leading candidate for State Grand Warden of Odd Fallows. Dabsito Evangelicals laid the cornerstone of their new St John's church, at Bcthlcheir, yesterday. Daughters of Liberty met at Pittsburg and resolved to form a Slate Council in Philadelphia on Thursday next. Bishop Bowman conductel quarterly conference services in Emanuel Evangelical church, Catasauqua, yesterday. York is trying to raise $35,000 to secure a $00,000 textile mil!, backed by Phila - dclnhians and to employ 200 hands. War Veteran John U. Rico brooded over the suicide of his son a yoar ago, at Reading, and on Saturday shot himself and died. One of the handsomest churches in Central Pennsylvania tho new Methodist edifice at Ashland was consecrated yesterday. Tho Connellsvillo brewery proprietors seek to monopolize beer sales in Fayette county by arresting local agents of outside breweries. Fifteen hundred employes of the New York and Cleveland gas coal company in Western Pennsylvania have been granted an increase In wages from flfiy llyo to sixty - two cents a ton. Normal College Principal Walter H. Butler, of Olewtin, Ii , has mysteriously disappeared. He is known as "Pansy Blossom" Butler, having originated tho idea to make the pansy the national flower. "I'll dare you to shoot!" exclaimed William Young, colored, at whom Bob Key, a companion, had pointed an empty gun, in Bristol. Key put in a cartridge of shot and lired, shooting Young in tho arm and head. STEELTON NEWS. Stkblton, Nov. 26. Thad. Head, who is a familiar character in justice circles, was yanked before Justice Babb this morning charged with assault and battery and attempt to kill, on oath of Sarah Head, his wife. He was sent to jail to await the action of the grand jury. Aire. it. C. Crist and Alrp. Samuel Pow ell have been honored by Ladies' Circle. No. 20, G. A. R. of Harrisburg. by being nominated for president and chaplain respectively. At the Lutheran church in Hiehsmre this evening will be given an illustrated lecture on "Before and After in Johnstown." Several of the lunior foot ball teams contemplate having their locks shorn since Saturday's game. one ot the large Danes of class in Fair - lamb's window was broken last night by . i; j , f ii - . . . - au muiriuuai railing inrougn is. Dr. J. M. Peters returned on Siturday from a hunting expedition. He his invited a number of his friends to dine with him on Thanksgiving Day, but not on the game ue bagged. - . the meeting in the Lutheran church. on Locust street, yesterday afternoon, under the auspices cf the committee sd - pointed at the preliminary Y. M. C. A. meeting. was largely attended. Mr. Kinir. of Middletown. was one of the active leaders. The ladies' committee of the hosmtal bazir will meet at the residence, of Mrs. J. P. Kinney, 185 South Second street, this evening. Lafayette Collets e. Eabton. Pa.. Nov. 9.5 P rAfuifont War - field nrrnnipfl ihn rVinnol pronouncing a eulogy on his former in - ntmi j - kf av I "to V.n - U A ITll & f Duuubui, .L - ria mutual!, me uratory oi the Greekft" war th onMort nf on oircod - w v Ml HUU4VD3 before the college on Thursday by Prof. xuuugman. me next aay - ine winter series of lectures was opened by Arthur Scholar and the World," a plea for the practical uee of knowledge. Mnrh ff t Tin cThiKit ma At loef roo Vvot the Pennsylvania railroad at the Chicago xtu una uecu rcib mere uuaer me cn&ree of J. E. Watkins. C. E.. of the cIarr of '71. He IB locAtnd in thn Finlri last year's art gallery. The railroad has issued a beautiful presentation volume containing 700 illustrations of its exhibits. Tki. r ...,.j t . . . "uo "k b uiijuyeows rciers iu me amicable settlement of the difficulty bet ween the faculty and students in relation to a Thankspivint? came of foot hall in 'Now York, as a proof of the desirableness of aaopung tne senate system, consisting of a slandme commiteee of ennferenm to adjust disputes arising in the college worm. TO BE HASTINGS' OUABD. An Honor Conferred on 8tate College wiuew - jiay o oin tue .National Uuard. Bellefonte. Nov. 25. Governor - elect Hastings has signified his desire to have the state Uollege cadets to act as b is per. sonal escort at the inauguration. This is the first time in the history of the institu tion that such an honor has been con ferred upon them, although for several years past the entire corps has attended tne inauguration. There is a movement on hand to make the battalion an adjunct of the National Guard, whereby they can avail themselves ot i ne Denims to be derived from the an. nual encampments in the line of military instruction and camp life. The battalion this year is larger and better drilled than ever before. It is composed of four com panies, and will be in command of Lieu tenant E. W. McCaskey. Twenty - first United States Infantry, the resident mili tary instructor. An Error In the Death. Warrant. Pott8villb,Not. 26 There is a clerical error in the Rizzuto death warrant, making it read "Thursday, December 4th," in stead or "Tuesday, December 4th. sheriff vvoll has consulted his attorney. ana it is lixeiy that he will go to Harris burg to have the error torre - ted. It is not thought that any entanglement will arise out of the error. Rizzuto is possessed of means but would not employ a lawyer to work.up ine case. FINANCIAL AND COMHEKCIAL. quotations furnUshea by I. Miller A Co., Stock jtruiunx, ttumih 11, voueve mock. Sew York Quotations. Nkw York, Nov. 26. cios. C108. Am. Cot. OU...... XtX Nat. Lead Trust.. 49 Atchison.. New England SIX No. Pacinccom... do. pref... 18 N. Amu. Co. O. T C, C. I Canada Southern C, B. & Q Chicago Uaa...... Del., Lack. & W... Del. & Hudson.... D, C P Edison Gen. K.... Erie Hocking Valley.... Jersey central.... Lake Shore........ Louis, and Nash.. Manhattan. Missouri Pacific... 5l 70. 72 H 153 Li7 8 35 UK it" 134 x 105 27 97?i Omaha 33X ont. & west bJ4 Phlla. & Heading.. 15 Pacific Mall. 22 Richmond Term'l. Vi Hock Island 61 Sugar Trust...... St. Paul........... T. C & I Union Pacific U. s. Rubber oa .. Wabash Pref Western Union... W. L. Erie com. do Pref 88 58Stf 15X wort u western .... N. Y. Central.... National cordage, do. pref.. ....... 14 87 H i2 a 99 6?. - Philadelphia (jaotatlons. Philadelphia, Nov. 80. The following are the closing prices ol stocks : cios. cios. Lebltrh Valley. MX Pennsylvania . 50 LeblghNavlgatlon Northern Pacific.. do. preferred.... lin t St Broad Top. do. preferred West. N. Y.&Pa.. 46tf Keadlnir. 7 76 29 18 4 17 do.Gen'l Mort.4'8 do.Uen'l Mort.i's do.Gen'l Mort. 23 do.Gen'l Mort.S'a 52 j Money....... ...... LITE STOCK PRICE8. Philadelphia. Philadelphia, Not. 21. The receipts were: West PhUadelplila yard: Beeves, 2,910 bead: sheep, 10,500 head ; hogs,8,000 head ; North Pennsylvania yard: Booves, 300 head: sheep, 1,000 head; hogs, 500 bead; total for the week: BeeTes,'3,.'40 head ; sheep,li,500 haad ; hogs, 6,500 bead ; previous week : Beeves, 3,610 hd ; sheep. 13,700 head; hoga, 7,800 head. Bkkp Cattlk were in lighter supply, and with a talr demand, prices closed firm. Quotations: Extra, S35.VC; good, 4?; j47ic; medium, 4V34c ; common. 3j44c. SuKgp were in full supply, and with only a fair demand. Prices closed weak. Quotations: Extra, S(3.Vc; good, 2Jtf33?ic; medium, A' - 'Vc; common, l(ai?ic; lambs, 44c. llous were In larwe supply and In sympathy with the West. Prices closed at 6tcvc lor good Western and 6XC36XC lor other grades. Milch calvks were In fair demand at 4 To. Fat cows sold from i;)!iC. Milcu cows were in moderate request at S25 Thin cows sold slowly at $SQ3(i. Dkksskd bkevks were In good demand at 50 8C. Chicago. Union Stock i ahhh, hl, Nov. 21. Cattle Receipts, 500 h' - ad ; market steady ; common to extra stet'rs, $2 75d a ; 8 lockers and feeders, ti 4 8!25 ; cowh and balls, 1 3 2 ; calves. $ - '(f. vs. Hogs Kecelpts, 20.000 head; market opened firm and closed easy; heavy. It 8 Ml 65; common to choice mlxoi, ti 1544 60; cuolce a - sorted, $4 40r4 4; lltf li t, 1 14 1 45; pigs. M50 44. Sheep ltectiprs,l,iioo ; market nominally ht 'ady ; Interior to choice T5cM ; lambs, $l 75 - 3 75. New York. New Yobk, Nov. 21. Beeves No trading; reeling steaay. t nlves Very little doing and pi Ices barely stead ; the tew reported sales were at ti S5iS3 50 tor vestern calves; f 16 50 lor common to good veals. Shiep and laraDs Keeling trUlt) better on cont inued light supplies and good to choice lambs tfo higher; sales or sheep were at tl(4i 15 for poor to fair, and culls sold at 75c ; lambs, at ti 544 ; mixed lots at $1 25(2 75. Ilogs nominally weuk. lMttsbnrie. East Liberty, Pa., Nov. 24. Cattle Re celpts light ; prim?, ."hs5 25; good, S3 934 10; - good butchers'. Si 704i 93 ; rough fat, S2 50(43. liogs Kecelpts fair, mirket duU and lower; Philadelphia, S4 45 4 4 50; best mixed, $4 350 4 45; best pork, SI - 5 44 33; common to light Yoikers. II 1044 20 : pigs. S144 10 : rouirhs. s.t.4 3 25. Sheep Supply light; extra, S2 60i42t)3; good.Sl 75(42 31; ralr.Sl 4CC41 65 ; common, 50c $l ; yearlings. Si 502 80 ; lambs, SI 60(43 50. Philadelphia Produce Market. PHiLADKLrniA, Nov. 26. Flottr The market dull and weak to 811 ; winter supers, $2 1042 2J ; do. extra, S2 25(42 40 ; do. No. 2 family, ti 50(2 60 ; winter straight, S2 543 CO ; winter patent, 13 00(4 3 15 ; spring patent. Si 3343 60. Special brands higher. urain Wheat Tho market Is firm, but quiet ; No. 2red,57?'458c; No. 2 Pennsylvania red. 6:c. Wye Nominal ; No. 2 Pennsylvania, 55c. Corn Tho market la dull and weak; new No. 2 for local trade, 54t454c ; No. 2 In export elevator, nouilr al. Oats TDe market Is quiet and easy ; No. 2 white. 38c : No. 3 white. SCitic : No. 2 mixed. 34XC bran The market is dull ; winter, In bulk, and spring in sacks, S15 60.416 00. Haled iay - The market la dull and weak; tlmotliy, small bales, Siiootl2&0: large balea, (12 0Jvi l 50 ; mixed, $10 53 ; aU baled rye straw, S10 50iU 50. Strain Baled rye straw, S10 50(411 50. rot'tioia Butter The market la dull and easy ; Pennsylvania creamery, extra, 25c ; Pennsylvania prints, extra, wholesale, 26c; prints, extra Jobbing, 27i430c Eggs Tho market is dull aside lrom fancy fresh stock, which Is scarce and Urm ; Ice house eggs, 15421c as to quality; Pennsylvania llrsta, 2 k: ; Western firsts, j;lc; bold lots, 15 4 - 10, as to quality. Cheeae Tlie market Is quiet, but 11 rm ; New York factory, 10 valine; part sklma, 0sc. i'etroietim The market is steady : refined in barrels, S5 10. I'oiaUwt The market la quiet and Irregular; New York rose, choice, StMooo ; do. fair to good, 50i4 55c ; Burbanka and Stars, choice, 55c : do. lair to good, 4bi453c Chicago Oral a Market. cnicAao, Nov. 26. Close Wheat November, 547.; December. 55; May, 60 - . corn November. 49X. Oats November, as. JEKYL AND HYDE, BAKER GOT THE BANK'S CASH His Sous Horrified at the Awful Revelation. New Yobk, Nov. 26. DasDite the as - sertions of Frederick Baker's sons to the effect that their father was not the man implicated with Seelv in the looting of the Shoe and Leather Bank and that he did not even have an account there, Paying Teller Gilbert Sayers of the bank, the man who lor eight years past has cashed checks for Baker personally at least three times a week, averaging about $300 each, has positively identified the body. Mr. Sayers said to a reporter to - day that in order to ascertain positively whether the man who was found dead at Flushing on Saturday was the same Baker he made a journey there last night, and no sooner saw the body than he identified it. The sons told him thev could not believe it. aa thev never knew he had an account al the Shoe and Leather Bank and could not find the slightest trace of anything to verify among the dead man's papers. - Sayers told them he could not help that ; an ne Knew was the dead man was the one who had presented the checks so regularly for the past eight years and to whom Sayers had paid the money. As he was positive the sons felt convinced, and although terribly shocked could not deny it. The bank opened today for business and no .one could tell by appearances of the cashier, clerks or paying tellers that anything out of the ordinary had taken place. There was not the slightest sign of any run. On the contrary, the president has received letters from large depositors and presidents of out of town banks tendering assistance in every way and offering to increase their deposits if necessary. The president declined all offers. No word or trace of absconding Bookkeeper Seely has been learned up to noon to - day. ' He Stole for Fifteen Tears. New Yoex, Nov. 26. Attempts to trace the disposition that Frederick Baker made of the money of which he robbed the Shoe and Leather National Bank and the public announcement of his transaction therewith have brought to light the facts that indicate that as far back as fifteen years ago he began his peculations, and that hid stealings will amount in the aggregate to an enormous sum, far above the amount taken from the bank. Inspector McLaughlin and his men were very busy in the inner offices at headquarters from the very early naming. It was said at headquarters t hat the capture of the absconding Samuel CSeely, bookkeeper of the Shoe and Leather Bank, might be expected at any moment The detectives are hot on his trail, and may even at this moment have run him down. A PANICKY RUSH OF DUPES. The Plttsbnre - Washington Loau Investors All Complain. Pittsbtjeg, Nov. 26. So far thirteen informations charging conspiracy to defraud have been entered against the officials and agents of the Fidelity Building, Loan and Investment Association, of Washington, D. C, and Pittsburg, who were yesterday locked np on a similar charge. The bail for each, of the seven defendants has been fixed at $11,000. This they have been unable to furnish, and they remain in the Central police station. The office of the Association on Third avenue has been swarming with subscribers and stockholders. No satisfaction could be obtained there, and the next move of each individual was to the mayor's office in City Hall. Here the victims were advised to lodge information against the officials of the Association. Many subscribers declared their intention of doing likewise, but preferred first to engage the services of attorneys. - The books of the association were seized by the police, and it is said bythe officials who are in a position to know that they will furnish strong evidence as to the irregular methods employed. The books do not show, as alleged, that a single loan has ever been made to a local investor. The company's circulars offer great in ducements, out an analysis ot the local expenses shows that flity per ceat. ol the stockholders' money is ustd here, the balance being sent to the home office. KO MOKE MOSTGAGES. Texas Farms Reported to Be In aa Unusual State of Prosperity. Chicago, Nov. 25. It was asserted positively yesterday by an official of a Texas line that not a solitary farm in that Si&'.e is now mortgaged. The statement was taken to mean that wherever a farm was still mortgaged the owner had enough money to lift the mortgage if he cared to do EO. Careful inquiry among the Chicago facials of Texas lines showed a general belief that the statement was withia the lines of truth. One official went bo far as to say he believed there was more money in circulation in Texas than in Illinois. The reason for these statements is found in the enormous crops in Texas this year. They were far ahead of anything in the history of the State. Texas railroads are consequently now doing an extremely profitable business. Careful estimates of the money to be paid for the transportation of cotton alone within the limits of the State show the amount will be close to $8,000,000. This means at least $25, - 000,000 to be paid in transportation charges before the cotton reaches a market Other crops average as well as cotton. FOUND A BONANZA GOLD HIRE. Two Touths In WashtBKton Discover a Sew Kldoraaa: Spokane. Wash., Nov. 25. A. veritable bonanza gold mine has been found at the summit of the Cascade mountains, near State Creek, and all the miners in that section have flocked to the new Eldorado and staked out claims. Michael Shuman, a mining man, who returned yesterday from his mines in the Okonagon district, reports the find. Two young men from Anacortes named Barron and Gerrish, are the lucky finders. Shuman says that the boys, after a week's work with the crudest implements, have cleared $ 12,000 with plenty of the earns rich dirt in sight. A11 KiiKlue Boiler Kxplodes. Pottsville, Fa., Nov. 26. At 6:30 this morning a locomotive boiler for making additional steam at the Lehigh Valley coal company's Blackwood colliery blew up, seriously injuring Fireman Gaorge Copeland and slightly injuring John Sher - rock, another fireman. Outside Foreman George Reese was standing at one side of tho boiler, but miraculously escaped injury. Tho boiler house wss destroyed. The explosion was the result of careless - " nees on the part of the watchman in allowing the supply of water in the bailer to become very low. Death, for Two ou the Rail. . Wiu - iamspokt, Pa., Nov. 25. Two persons were killed on the railroads here to - day. William Wise, of L - Jwisburjj, was struck on the Pennsylvania bridge and Joseph Waltman, a lad e;oing to Hun - day school, was killed by a Heading train. Broke Ills Xeck by a Fall. Lancaster, Pa., Nov. 20. Geo. Shark, an inmate of the Lancaster county almshouse, arose this moroing in his sleep and feel out of a fourth - story window. lie was picked np dead, his neck having been broken. PABAGBAPHED NEWS. While in a coal mine near Belleville, 111, Mrs. Katharina Schmidt, a miner's wife, gave birth to twins. In a drunken row at Hastings, la., Albert Bowen shot Charles liicksford and Philip Booth and then fled. Detroit Democrats, headed by ex - Congressman Whiting, will issue an address, declaring in favor of free silver. Poison ended the life of John Windich, a New Britain (Conn.) laborer, and his 4 - year - old boy is likely to die from a dose. Declaring that the jurors chosen in a State case were unfit lor duty, Attorney General Clark secured their dismissal at Little lijck, Ark., and will try a new panel. Angry at being spurned by Mabel P. Campbell, aged 17, Turning llawk, a Sioux on Pine Kidge Agency, 8. IX, butchered her with an axe, but was captured.

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