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'4 THE BROOKLYN TIMES, MONDAY, 'AUGUST 29, 1910. Sroolilim Doili) dims. 4 , ESTABLISHED 1846. lions Island ginics. K81A1E OF UKKN.Uil) KfcTEHS. THOMAS 1'. 1'EIEKS. Exrcutur. 24 &.20 BROADWAY." BOROUGH Oil- UUUUKLVX, KIXUS CO., S. Y JIOXDAY, AUGUST " 29, 1910.' Entered at tho Post OfnYe at Brooklyn, X. Y., November IS. 170. us severnl clues matter, uu-ier the act or March, s, ISTtf. MEMHEit'OF THE AMERICAN NEWSPAPER PI ltl.tJ.il KK.s' ASSOCIATION. MEMI1EU OF THE UNITED PRESS ASSO ClA'ilONS. NOTICE TO THE ri'BI.IC. Any erroneous reflection unon the character, tannine or refutation of any person, firm or corporation which may amiear In the columns of The Brooklyn Daily Times will tie gladly corrected upon - request nt the main ol'uce. 24 anti Hroudway, Brkiyo, BRANCH OITICES: Bonoron ton streft. HALL BRANCH, 333 Washing- BRIDGE SQUARE BRANCH. 210 Broadway. GATES AVE. BRANCH. 1,030 Gates avenue.' BEDFORD BRANCH. 1.211 Bedtord avenue. GREENTOINT BRANCH, 142 Greenpolnt ave-1 nue.- KLATBl'SH BRANCH, 63S Flatbush avenue. QUEENS COUNTY BRANCH. 4S Jackson avenue, Lonjr Island City. NASSAU COUNTY BRANCH. Denton Building Uineola. Sl'KKOLK COUNTY BRANCH, Main street. -Illvcrhead, opposite P. O. Building. JAMAICA BRANCH, 3 Union Hall atreet, Jamaica. FLUSHING BRANCH, 81 Main street. (iLK.V COVE BRANCH. Roberts & Vernon's Btore, Glen street. . ' HICKSVILLE BRANCH, Broadway, near Post Oftlcc. HUNTINGTON BRANCH, store, Main street. W, D. Trainer's WASHINGTON. Colorado Building, Fourteenth and U streets. AMUSEMENTS. EMPIRE Burlesque. . - i GAYETY Burlesque. ' GltAXn My Wife's Husbands. LEE AVENUE His House In Order. LYCEUM We Are King. ORI'HEUM Variety. STAR Burlesque. , BRIGHTON MUSIC HALL Variety. BRIGHTON THEATRE Variety. ' BRIGHTON PARK. DREAMLAND. LUNA PARK. STEEPLECHASE. PAIN'S FIREWORKS. IN MANHATTAN.' LDEN MUSEE Waxworks. MAYOK GAYNOR AT HOME. : Everybody will appreciate the eager 'desire of Mayor Gaynor.to reach his summer home at St. James, L. I.; everybody will rejoice that he was able to undertake the journey and that he reached the shady retirement of Deepwells without mishap. He cannot expect there the constant and skilled attention which 'Was constantly at his command in the Hoboken Hospital, and which was essential to his speedy convalescence, but when the crisis has been passed there is no restorative influence that can equal the accustomed serenity of the home atmosphere, and the familiar associations that cluster around it. The worst and inevitable feature of the wisest hospital treatment is the per- vading atmosphere of invalidism that is inseparable from it, and that can not fail to have a depressing influence upon even the most sanguine and optimistic of patients. It may be confidently assumed that the hospital physicians would not give their consent to the removal of the Mayor until the change involved no apparent danger, and the public may safely indulge in the sanguine hope' that tho removal of the distinguished patient to his homevwni te followed by a steady improvement in his condition. We are all glad that Mayor Gaynor has been able to return to his home, and that the danger line has been safely passed. The city needs him, but ! he has earned a long holiday, and it only remains to hope that he may so far restrain his impulsive energy a3 to take all the rest from the cares of office that his condition requires. THE PKEfjIDEXT'S PLATFORM. The letter defining the issues of the champaign which President Taft has i addressed to Chairman William B. McKinley, of the Republican Congressional Campaign Committee, is made public to-day. The President attaches little importance to the differences of opinion on minor matters which have made themselves evident within the Republican party ranks. "The question," he says, "will be not what complexion of Republicanism one prefer., but whether it is better for the country to have the Republican party control the legislation for the next two years, and further redeem its promises, or to enable a Democratic majority in the House either to interpose a veto to Republican measures, or to formulate and pass bills to carry out Democratic principles. Differences m within the party, were manifested in the two sessions of the present Congress, and yet never in its history has the Republican party passed and become responsible for as much useful and progressive legislation." ihe President does not profess to regard the Payne tariff as a perfect Instrument, but he claims that it was B f.'iijnnrt rr;ic,,t,'jVt1., ' , .v-...., tii. aaui aim that it fully redeemed the pledges contained in the Republican platform, of 1908. Of. the results that are expected from the operation of the Tariff Commission President Taft. says: Perhaps more important than anv one feature of the operative part of the Tariff law is that section which enables the Executive to appoint a Tariff Commission or Board to secure the needed information for the proper amendment and perfection of the law The difficulty in fixing the proper tariff rafes in accord with the principle stated in the Republican platform is in securing reliable evidence as to the difference between the cost of production at home and the cost of production abroad. The bias of the manufacturer seeking protection and of the importer opposing it weakens the weight of their testimony. Moreover, when we understand that the cost of production differs in one country abroad from that of another, and that -jit changes from year to year and from month to month, we must realize that the precise difference in cost of production sought for is not capable of definite ascertainment, and that' all that even the most scientific person can do in his investigation is. after consideration of many Xacts which be learns, to exercise his best judgment In reaching a conclusion. The commission, however, already selecteol and at work, is a commission of dlsiiKerested persons, who will ascertain the facts, not In a formal hearing by examination and cross-examination idf i witnesses, but by the kind of investigation that statisticians and scientific investigators use. When the. commission completes its work, either on the entire .tariff or on any of the schedules in reshect to which Issue has , arisen, and tho work of the commission shows that the present tariff Is wrong and should be changed, I expect to bring the matter' to the attention of the Congress, with a view to. its amendment of the tariff in that. particular. ' t )f course, this will he Impracticable unless Congress itself shall adopt the parliamentary rule, as I hope it will, that a bill to amend one schedule of the tariff may not be subject to a motion to amend by adding changes in other schedules. ' It may be taken for granted that the professional stand-patters will howl with as near a simulation of rage as they can safely assume at this clear and convincing statement of the advantages that may be expected to follow the adoption of this system. but the Times does not doubt that the experiment' will be successful, and that It will' become a permanent feature of our fiscal system. ' On other questions the President's letter is equally explicit, and satisfactory. He recapitulates the work that has been done in various departments of legislation by the first session of the present Congress, and on that record of accomplishment he bases the demand that a Republican majority should be returned to the Mixty-second Congress to carry out the work that has been so well begun. It is a strong and a strengthening appeal. COXQl'EST or Tin: Alii. A great step in advance alike in the development of wireless telegraphy and of aerial navigation was taken on Saturday when Aviator Jle-Curdy flashed a wireless 'message from the sky above Barren Island to a waiting operator at Sheepshcad Bay. This is the first time in the history of aviation that' it has been made the medium for th operation . of ,JIar-coni's great discovery, and it is no easy matter foj the. layman to determine what the future holds in this direction. That it will be developed into an instrument of practical utility can be realized by the dullest imagination; In any case, it is obvious that it can scarcely fall to reduce the perils of aerial navigation by enabling the aeronaut at once to make his exact location and the difficulties he may encounter known to those who can hasten to his rescue in time of peril. The Held of exploration and of discovery of the twentieth century obviously lies In the air. What further developments await us not even the daring imagination of a Verne could predict. . - TA1T AS A PEACEMAKER. There are two features in the Republican situation in this State that are full of encouragement to those who wish for Republican success at the polls. One is the evident purpose of the saner and more reasonable ele ments on both sides to find a basis of agreement, as is exemplified in the position taken by Vice President Sherman, whose recent warm eulogy of President Taft shows that there is no lurking resentment in his mind over the statement of the President in regard to. the negotiations that pre- ceded the late meeting of the State Committee; the other is the evident desire of the President to confine the campaign in this State to a discussion of the work done and yet remaining to be done by the Republican party and to eliminate as far as may be the purely personal and factional element" from, the arena of debate. There will bo time enough afrter No- vember to- decide all factional, con troversies. Even without -tjjrect pri- marics the Brooklyn TTmes believe that the Republican voters in the State will be able this year to secure the selection of committees and of candidates who will be fairly repre- I senative of the will of the majority, and that with no offensive projection of personal issues into the primary contests. The Republicans still have the sympathy and confidence of a majority of the voters of the State, and so long as they keep the personal, factional 'Question in the background there is nothing to stand in the wav of a renewed victory, .' - ' Queer thing about the Kaiser. As long as Theodore Roosevelt,, keeps quiet there is nothing heard from the) German Emperor, but just as soon as Roosevelt gets his warpaint on William starts in and Germany is turned upside down. "I'll give them all the fight they want" invariably arouses an answering echo from Prussia- Korea is no more. Henceforth we may send our, missionaries to Cho-Sen. which is supposed to mean "The Land of the Quiet Morning," or something of that sort. It is not stated that the Koreans had anywlld anxiety to become "the Cho-Sen People." ' ' JIX'iLES OF TO-DAY. Bill Bryan says he will not run I'or President again.: .... Though this decision is most wise. It must have caused him pain. He does nut tell us why he quits, We do not care to know. It simply tills us full of joy -. To learn that it is so; TAFT, TO MeKIXLEY. With ealnini'SH and with dignity, With language clear and plain, He tells why , people should support His party this campaign. And whether you agree with him Or not, as it may be. , You must admit he states his case Both . fair and honestlv. No vile abuse of party foes, Xo whoop, no shout, no screech, Xo frightful roar, no fireworks, But plain and manly speech. Xo great big "I's" and also "lie's " Xo music by the band. Just a convincing document Presented, to the land. It Is a most refreshing change From rip and roar and noise And other wild, swashbuckling stunts A certain man employs. Taft talks to us with business sens" Ai'ords plain and dignified, "! And he needs not a circus train. With cowboys on tlie side. GAYXOR. He's resting down at old St. James, Contested, free from pain, And all Xew York is filled with joy-To know he's out again. And soon he will be back to work. With all his vim and might, This brave, courageous, honest man. Who seeks to do Jjut right. BY THE HAD SEA WAVES. The lid is on At Coney Isle. f Now do not grin ' And crack a smile. ,The lid is on. And on for fair. There Is to bo No vileness there. You've heard such things No doubt before. It cvct' made The breakers roar. But now the lid , Is pl.t on tight, -And wickedness Is out of sight. The tough soubrette, With yellow frizz, Must now -give up The concert biz, . Because the cops. What do you think? . ' Won't let her sing Where people drink -It nite to think The isle is pure. That vice and crime 'Twill not endure. But why did they Not tackle sin About the time - That June came in? Why do they wait The season's close To shut down on The wicked shows'." Looks now as if 'Twas all a fake By some who would A record make. COME ALONG. ALL HANDS. Hope to see you. Tunnel Pay. Somewhere down Long Island way. I'ome ahiufgr'and join the boys. Take part in the fun any joy. fJee! there will be doings great On that day September eight. Old Jamaica, "she'll be proud v To receive a mighty crowd. She will make it worth their while, Treat 'em all in Al style. Other towns will do the same. All be in the festive game. Come along now, ev'ry one, Or you'll' miss a heap of fun. Come see how we festive Rubes .Can whoop things up for the tubes. When we're through we gue9s you'll think Great White Way is on the blink.. You bet 'twill be a great Hooray! Old Long Island's Tunnel Day. T. W. J. NEWS JOTTINGS Korea Now Cho-Sen. The official promulgation of the treaty of annexation of Korea by Japan, under the name of Cho-Sen. was made in Tokio. Life Companies' Income $001,135,126 An income of S091.135.12ii was the record of life Insurance companies doing busi ness in XV w York State during the last calendar year. Philly Bars Soothing Syrup. The -Philadelphia Association of Retail Druggists touk a step in the direction of safeguarding the health of infants and young children by refusing to sell soothing syrups, except by prescription. Penn. Station to Open Sept. S. It was officially announced that train service in the new Pennsylvania station would be started on September S. "Prayer Answered," Says Gallagher. "My prayer has been answered," exclaimed James Gallagher, when told in the County Jail at Jersey City that Mayor Gaynor had recovered to that degree that he had been transferred from the hospital to his home. Rockefeller Too Talkative. John D. Rockefeller has not spoken before his Bible class in Cleveland for several weeks. It is said that Mrs. Rockefeller has objected to his talking for publication. Montenegro a Kingdom. Montenegro was formally .elevated to the status of a kingdom, with King Nicholas -I.aa Its ruler. Bogota Buys $800,000 Car Line. Fearing " that ', international complications would ensue from the Continued attacks of the populace on the Bogota City Railway Company, an American concern, the municipality of Bogota, has bought the company, paying fouU.OOy for it. Annual "Sneezef est"' . On. The thirty-seventh annual "sneezefest" of the United States Hay Fever Association is being held in Bethlehem, X. H. There aro 3.000,000 iglbles in this country. Any one whohas hay fever may become a member by paying $1. Plies Across Lake Geneva. Armanrt Dufaux won the Swiss Aviation Club's prize for a flight across Lake Geneva in an aeroplane. The distance, ahout forty-one miles, was covered in llfty-slx minutes. , Patten in Another Bank. James A. Patten marked his recent departure from activity in the wheat market by purchasing a large block of stock in tfie Security National Bank of Minneapolis at $33" a share. Early in the summer he acquired a largo block pf stock In the 'Northwestern National Bank of Minneapolis. Reforms at Oxford. The council of Oxford University recommends that Greek cease to be a compulsory study, and that steps to facilitate the admission of more poor students be taken. ". Pistol Shots in St.- Peter's. A former Franciscan friar named Bel-tramini created a panic in St. Peter's at vespers by firing three shots from a revolver Into the air. Watson Pears Assassination. Thomas Watson, once candidate for President on the Populist ticket, who has been making a tight on Congressman Hardwick, declared that Hanhvick's pur-po.-e was to Hike him at a disadvantage ind Ret the drop on him with a pistol or gun. ; , - Mt. McKinley Party TJp 10,000 Feet Five mcmhers nf (he Parker and Brown Mrfunt .McKinley expedition arrived at SeaHle from Alaska. The party reached an altitude of Ki.ow feet, their further progress being blocked by an enormous wall .of ice. Trade With Sirazil Increases. The t'nlted State? has gained proportionately more Brazilian trade than any ef its rivals, though in actual amount about the same as Germany. fllTS WTATHERS' CAR A MAN. Motorist Takes Care of Injured Man and Reports to the oneiift.. 'Spei'lul to the Rrnoklyn TimeiO . MINEOLA. Aug. 25 While riding his wheel along the Roslyn road yesterday, Dominic -Rossa, of Roslyn, was run down by an automobile and Injured. The automobile belonged to Whllam H. Mathers, of Gaston avenue, Jamaica, who was accompanied by his family. Mr. Mathers took Ro.sa to Nassa Hospital, where it was found that he was not seriously hurt. . Mathers left his name and address at the Sheriff's office and proceeded on his way. , "The paper without an pnpmv." x nwnnmn often applleil to the Brooklyn Timet for lt ex treme rutrnest and the Justice, with which It cbroutclet mil the neve of the dtj and period. HI 0 i CITY I h HALL The Barnes Idea. ! Here's a tale hat is told to assist in j understanding the attitude of William I Hames, Jr., the militant master of Albany ''ounty, on that weather-worn Issue o' I direct primaries: i. A fellow from a sordid Republican district thought himself entitled to the nom ; illation for Assembly, and he called on I Boisterous Billy to tell him so, and listen . i to what he had to say about it. Tearing ! himself away from official duty as Sur veyor of the Port, the leader thought it I over and shook his head, signifying that the applicant had wasted carfare; on the call. 'What? Nothing doing?" cried the would-be candidate. "You shake your head and "that settles it? Well, I'll tell you. Mr. Barnes, this is just the. kind of thing that is creating all. this sentiment for dln-ei nominations! "Yes," roared Billy in reply, forgetting his Harvard training. "lou're. damn I right it If. Just this kind of thing and nothing else is causing all the commotion. A bunch of soieheads that find tnem- selves unable to get Jobs for the asking, and so they want the legal right' to nom inate themselves I have no power over the delegates, exeent that they are willing to accept my advice, and 1 ad vise against von and all like you. mat ought to oe airen enougn. i Citiautomobilitis. The latest fad among municipal officials who use motor cars at olty expense Is to ride to and from their homes and offices every rlny in the machines. In the garage under Brooklyn Bridge there Is a standing direction to the chauffeurs of several departments to call at 9 o'clock in the ornlng at the homes of the various om- cials and drive them down to amy, while the cars are always kept busy until 4 in the afternoon, when the "own ers" travel homeward, i nus. in oiuei that the department heads may ride in fitting state the chauffeurs are compelled tocall at the garage early, take the car back to the city or summer home of the officials, drive back again to the neighborhood of the bridge, reversing the per formance in the evening. Comptroller Prendergast uses the sub way, though there are half a dozen cars available In the Finance Department, and Mayor Gaynor either walks or uses a private machine.. Chief Engineer Creuzbar, of Borougn President Steers', staff,- holds that an engineer should be permitted to use a city machine whether on business or pleasure, because he is always observant of the Conditions ot the streets, and this kind of traveling keeps him well posted on all needed Improvements. A Publicity Problem. The Special Committee nf the Board of Estimate which is arranging for the big budget exhibition this autumn are in a quandary over the proposal to hang a big campaign banner in front of the Tefft-Weller building on Broadway, where the exhibit Js to ho held, advertising the work. Mayor Gaynor consistently vetoed every Aldermanlc resolution that came before htm to permit the swinging of advertising transparencies over Broadway. The committee are extremely des'ii'ous' of putting up the banner, but they dislike to embarrass Acting Mayqr Mltchel by putting it up to him. The matter is being held in abeyance, pending the return of Mayor Gaynor, when the special legislation will be re-ciuppted by the Comptroller and Borough President McAneney. The Executive is expected to smite this suggestion, just as though it emanated from a purely private source. Roosevelt's Interest. According to confidants of Theodore Roosevelt, the original responsibility for the present strenuous state of the Republican organization, rests not on the shoulders of County Chairman Grlscom, Naval Officer Kracke, Collector Loeb and other insurgent lleutenants in this city. The Colonel, say the wise ones, desired the the position of temporary Chairman of tho Convention no more than he aspired to be a sachem of Tammany Hall, but the antl-organlzatlon . men persuaded him that he would harmonize all factions in the party, and by .sounding the keynote of the campaign In opening the convention, would wedge' himself actively into the partisan contest and lead tlie Republicans to certain victory. This vision was too alluring to be resisted, and the Colonel, never for a moment anticipating any opposition, authorized Grlscom to nominate him. What followed only served to arouse the battle blood of the Rough Rider, and now he is fighting for the love of the fray, smiting every head that rises, irrespective of creed or party. The Mayor's Doctor Bills. Intimates of Mayor Gaynor assert that he will not take advantage of the Aldermanlc suggestion that the city authorize a bond Issue to meet the medical expenses entailed by Gallagher's bullet. Mayor Gaynor is financially well able to meet the cost himself, and is of sufficient independence to do so, even if it did mean a monetary hardship to him. A veteran of the Corporation Counsel's office told a Times reporter this afternoon that if the Executive so desired he could easily amass a fortune practising law while serving the city. There is no charter provision against such a course, and there is a fair precedent for It. In bygone days, when the Mayors of New York were generally merchants, none of them quit private 'business, and in more recent' days there was an Executive who used to knock off work in City Hall early every day in order to get back to his drygoods house to look after private interests there. . "WET PARSON'S" FAREWELL. Mr. Wasson Will Now Devote All His Time to Fighting Pro-' hibition. (Stieclal to the Brooklyn Times.) RIVERHEAU, X. "., Aug. 29.-The RFev. William A. Wasson, pastor of Grace Church, in this village, preached his farewell sermon yesterday and has gone to his farm in Mattituck to continue his campaign against prohibition. Many of th& old i-hurch members were conspicuous fy their absence from the services. Mr. Waspon's whole sermon was in defense of his position on the license question.' He said that before he would give UP his work in favor of license he would break stones in the street. He said that he had written a book to expose prohibition and, that he was giving up his pastorate so that he could devote his entire time to the work. "The Man from Ireland. A large delegation of members of Brooklvn Lodge, No. 22. B. P. O. E., will be present at the Gayety Theatre tonight to extend a heartv welcome to their fellow member, William Cahlll. "the man from Ireland," who Is appearing at the Eastern District burlesque house as an extra feature with the Al Reeves show. Mr. Cahlll. In addition to being a singer and story teller, is a writer of songs and sings several of his own comppsitinns, the best known nf which is "My Father Was a Grand Old Man," which will be included in his repertoire to-night. . NOT HIS ROW. Wife John. there'a ' a. burglar going through your pocketa. John All right. You two fight It out between youraelvea. Chicago News., ' Of SEVERAL HUNDRED MORE APPLICATIONS FOR LICENSES ARE ACTED UPON. And To-day the Secretary of State Took Them TJp in Big Bunches Agafh Brooklyn and Long Island Motorists Who Have Received Number Plates. (Ppeelai to the Brooklyn Times.) ALBANY, X.-Y., Aug. 2:i. Just before tho close of the office of the Secretary of State, on Saturday, another big batch of automobile registrations was handed out which cleaned up tlje work for .he week. The flood of applications continues, however, and to-day the requests of hundreds more were taken up.' The latest licenses issued to Brooklyn and Long Island motorists together with the make follow: , ' ' 117S0- Cntharlna Kaiuppe, 1S4 Euclid nvenoe, Brooklyn, I 'ope, 40. . J17IIZ llenrr It. rook. Bamlde. L. I.. Stearns, 40. UMio Samuel Elsinan. Far Rockawor. L.' I.. Cadillac, 30. limn t runk II. Trcendly. uul ocean avenue, Brooklyn, Thomas. 0. 11SH7 Samuel RisiuRn. Far Rorkawav. L. I., P. Arrow. 48. 11.S12 Alfred Feltman. Coney Island, Lozicr, 44.1. 11M4 John Miisaua. 1230 Flf tvnevonth street. Brooklyn, York. 35. 11M7 Borough Motor Cnb Co.. 65S Bergen street. Brooklyn. Delahye, 12. iiMiKjnniM Jiad.iren, 1430, nruetn street, Brooklyn. Maxwell. 1H.2. WSl Herman Goldstein. 231 Wallabout Wallabout Stuyresant Wallabout street, Brooklyu, Packard, 30. lis-';, ilermin Goldstein, iol street. Brooklyn, ll'ieree, 45. 11824 Chimes Hrhaefer. Jr.. 251 avenue. Brooklyu, Ben?:. 40. llti Herman Goldstein, 251 street, Brooklyn, Packard, 24. 11S2S Kdward W. Sauer, 1(1 Hill street, Brook lyn, National, 4S.H. lisai Hdnard w. sauer, lo Hill street, uroon- lyn, National, 37. 11S32 loseiih s. Hewlett. Woodmen-. L. 1., Cadillac. 32.4. 11S33 Kdward W. Sauer. 18 Hill street, urooa. lyn, .Met, 10. lls.14 K.inily J. Hoeraer, Huntington, L. I . Hurl son. 22.3. HK'.u Kdward J. Laughtnan, Lawrence, l. i., Packard, Is. 1841 Martha E. Haynard. sarviuc, u, i.. Lozler. 43. . . ' 11842 A. s. uuraen, jericuo, u. i., .oai- mprft. 3ft.1 11S44 John . sanas, 4z flirty-eiguiu sireei, Brooklyn, Jackson, 33. - 11S4I Ann B. .Moody, iua uean street, Brooklyn. 1". Arrow. 4i. 11847 -J. Wilkes Hedges. sagapnnaCK. Li.. 1 Ford. 12. 11R4S Thomas H. Brush. 110 ocean avenue, Brooklvn. Cadillac 30. 1IMH I'aul H. Coleman, 91 Magnolia street, Brooklyn. Chalmers, 30. 1 1 s.'.o William O. Poole, 00 Magenta street, Brooklvn, Chalmers. 30. 11H5I Alex. 0. Campbell, 82 Fulton street, Brooklyn, Chalmers, 30. 11N52 Nathan B. linuerts. 1359 Dean street. Brooklyn, Chalmers, 40. . 11S33 Dnvld Wilson. 620 INOSirana avenue, Brooklyn. Chalmers, 40. 11S34 Hi ward C. Van Alteuo, oou denersou avenue, Brooklyn, Chalmers, 30. . . HR33 Howard N. and Howard Place. 164 Mcltonough street, Brooklyn. Chalmers, 30. 11K3W Theo. I'.isenoeigier, jr., lo avenue, Brooklyn, tnaimers, an. llH.-,7Henry H. Moore, 133 liewea aireer., Brooklyn, Chalmers, 30. lp.,H Mrs. Max I'earinerg, nua raciuy eimii, Brooklvn. Chnlmers, 30. . . llfCiO F.laenla Carlson, 312 Fiftj-nrst street, Brooklvn. Chalmers, 30. 1K.HO John H. lingers, 251 Oaten avenue, Brooklyn, Chalmers, 30. 11SB1 Thomas F. Condon, 36T WIerfleld street, Brooklyn. Chalmers. 30. Q2 AlplHHISO (. . weicn. lioo l-utiuu ey1.:.. Brooklyn. Chalmers. 30. 11S03 Henry Paulsen, 66 Cumberland street, Brooklvn. Chalmers, 30. ll,s14 Marie I- Donohue, 171 Hicks street, Brooklyn. Clin liners, 30. ,m " . . , URii.v-Charlcs W. Shackfortl,. 12S Noble stroot, Brooklyn. Chalmers. 30. llMiO Edward t,. Frost, 215 Montague street, Brooklvn. Chalmers. 30. 118(17 Adelhert J. Long, 137 Lenox road, Brooklyn. Chalmers. 30. ' iiiiK,i..irii M and Ida M. Coles, 495 East Sixteenth street, Brooklyn. Hudson, 22 1-2. 118150 Frank Feck, 13 Emerson place, Brook- Iy'is7(il!l!r."'vid" m" Staebler. 690 Mason street. 11871 William W. Pell, 127 Amity street. Brooklyn. Hudson, 20. 11S72 William Oreve, 482 First street, Brooklvn, Chalmers. 30. 11873 Edward L. Frost, 215 Montague street, Brooklyn. Hudson, 22 1-2. 11S74 Frank- Morris. 1121 Dean street, Brooklyn. Chalmers. 30. . 1187. George M. Odom, 172 Lenox road, Brooklyn. Hudson, 20. - Hftfit Lnnl C. Frese. 739 Greene avenue, Brooklyn. Hudson. 22 1-2. , , H87i rani Max Marks, 209 Cornells, street. Brooklyn, Hudson, 22 1-2. USSO-J.Henrj- G. Fleer. 202 Jefferson avenue, Brooklyn. Hudson, 20. ,...... lissi Thomas V. Patterson. 380 Parkslde avenue. Brooklyn. Hudson. 22 1-2. ,tfc 1882 Henrv J. Armstrong. 490 East Elxteentb street. Brooklyn, Chalmers. 30. 11883 Herman Gluckman, 870 Flushing avenue, Brooklyn, Hudson. 22 1-2. . ligsj Herman B. Mlchaelson, 1423 Areaue H, Brooklyn. Calmer. 24. 11888 William W. Bnlrd, 80 Hewes street. Brooklyn. Hudson. 22 1-2. - 11887 H-nry Mongols, 85 Clarkson street, Brooklyn. Chalmers, 30. 1I8S8 John J. Collins. 1349 Dean street, Brooklvn, Hudson, 20. , ' . imsoFrunk C. I.ougliran, 214 Carlton avenue, Brooklyn. Hudson, 20. llsno-Bernard. Jr. and Bernard Schubert, 155 Jamaica avenue, Brooklyn, Fonl, 20. 11891 Richard Schulhle Sons, 463 Greene avenue, Brooklyn, Chalmers. 40. 11892 Charles L Atkinson. M. D., TS Harrison, place. Brooklyn. Chalmers, 40. 11893 Inhn 1 Strahmann, 1402 Dltraas ave nue, Brooklyn. Thomas, 40. 11894 William , I,. Schacfer, 1466 Flatbush avenue. Brooklyn. Chalmers. 40. 11897 Augustus MacKenzle, 79 Ilalsey street, Brooklyn, Chalmers. -40. 11898 Bernard, jr. and Bernard Schubert, 155 Jamaica avenue, Brooklyn, Chalmers, 40. 118H9 c. II. Balnbridge. 201 Montague street, Brooklyn, Ford, 15. llllOO F.rncst S. Bishop. M. D., 019 Bedford avenue, Brooklyn. Maxwell, 14. 11001 lev. Robert J. H. Kent. 605 Hancock street. Brooklyn. Ford, 20. 11902 Otto II. Gruuer. Cedarhurst, L. I., P. Arrow. 45. 11913 Simon F. Rothschild, 25 Montgomery street. Brooklyn. Benz. 40. 11014 Kdmund W. Voorhees, 2188 Ocean avenue, Brooklyn, Loco., 30. 11919 F,ilward R. Thompson, 62 Randall avenue. Freenort. L. I.. Franklin. 18. 11922 Christopher C. Tracey. Jr., 40 McDon-ough street, Brooklyn, Stev.-Dur.. 20. 11923 Mrs. John C. Sawkins, 92 Linden avenue, Brooklyn. Pope. 27. ' . 11924 Albert Cbesbrougn, Northport, L. I., Peerless, 3ft. 11925 Albert Cbesbrougn, Northport, L. I., Pierce. 45. 11926 Delmar D. Morton, 429 Clinton atreet. Brooklvn, Maxwell. 30. 11927 Albert Chesbrough, Northport, , L. I., flaynes, . 1192s Hnry A. Bleg, 355a Flushing avenue, Brooklyn, Loco., .30. 11929 C. Stuart Thatford, 2471 Atlantic avenue, Brooklvn, Loco.. 30. 11930 Allen C Alderman. 298 Clinton street, Brooklyn, Knox, 30. 11931 Vlrgle V. Parker, 124 Montague atreet, Brooklyn, Simplex, 40. 11934 George 1 1. Hamlin, 1260 Pacific street, Brooklyn. Franklin, 16. 11938 Frederick G. Randall, Flushing, L. I., Pi.ne. S '! 1HI4.1 William Austin Macy, Kings Park, L. I.. I.neo.. 3.". llli.Mi Clarence J. Slocum, Woodbury, L. I., Bull's. IS,. llfiST Carlos T. MacDonald. Woodbury, L. I., Lj'iHi, 40. ll!i:S CarlosiT. MacDonald, Woodbury, L. I., Loeo. , 40. 11HK4 David W. Trainer, Huntington, L. I.. Maxwell. 30. niijiifarroll L. Nlehnls, M. D., 232a Putnam avenue. Ilrnnklrn Ford. . 111171 Kilwa'rd II. Homle, M. D., 1 Hart I street. Rrrmklvn. OveiJanii. 30. f' llt'77 Aumist F. Tuminell, 44 Euclid aTCDue, Brn.Kiklyii. Fonl. 20. 1IT II. Ilramhall Gilbert, Great Neck, I.. I., Renault. 20. ' - UltHR William S.. Kent. 223 Madison, street, Bmoklvn, Fnrd. 20. timiSDnnlel .1. McCog, 509 First street, Brooklyn, nulrk, 30. lliwiit .Mhn K. Walsh. M. D 633 Tcnth.streot, Brooklyn. E. M. F., SO. 12mn George, h. McAlpln. East Hampton, u. I !'eorle. 3S 12022 William B. Sarage, M., TJ., East Islip, L'l2034 Robert Stevenson, M. D., 07 India street, Brooklyn, Bulck. 19. 12037 Sheplierd Ki De Forest, Southampton. L. I.. Rainier. 40. 1 2r.1i Shepherd K. De Forest, Southampton. PV2040-VtMlliam F,. Hussey. 164 Balnbrtrt?e street. Brooklyn. Stev.-Dur.. 24. 1205S Georee I. Miller. 70 St. Mark s avenue, Brooklvn. Chalmers. 30. 12,,,'.1. Iuts V. Clark, M. D. Far Rockaway, L. I:, Fonl. 20. , ' A I'KOMOTER OF COMMENT. "BrldRO whist spoils conversation.'' said the woman who doesn't care for cards. . "Only temporarily." replied Miss Cayenne. "You ought to hear the remarks it Inspires after the game breaks up." Washington Star. - It's a wise house owner who knowa the best and cheapest newspaper to place In tho hands of his wife and children. The Brooklva Timet Oils the bill. UNUSUAL HAPPENINGS IN EUROPEAN CAPITALS Written Leaves, Found in Asia Con-tain Passages in Language to Which No Clue Has Yet Been Found,. LONDON, Aug. 29. Remarkably interesting documents from Central Asia have been acquired by the Asiatic Society, of Pengal. They consist of five leaves of brownish-yellow paper measuring UxBi Inches. The true significance of these five leaves, the genuineness of which cannot he doubted, is that scholars are here confronted with a number of con secutlve passages in a language to which no clue has yet been found, and of which hitherto only fragments have been res cued from the sands of Central Asia. It Is quito possible that, by means of these five leaves, an Important literary lan guage, of whose existence the world has had no suspicion, may be rescued from oblivion. The paging on the reverse ot each leaf shows that they once formeel part of an extensive work. The Oldest Woman. Believed to be the oldest woman In the world, a peasant living in the village ot Pavelsko, Bulgaria, was born, according to the register in the Greek Orthodox Church there In 1784. The woman, whose name is Baba Vasilka. 'has spent one hundred years of her life working In the fields. She how HVes on an income contributed by her descendants, each of whom and they number over a hundred-down to her great-great-grandchildren, contribute a small sum for her support. Mme. Vasllka is in full possession of her senses. Her eldest son is well on in the nineties and still works in the fields. These cases are remarkable even among the long-lived Bulgarian peasants. Soldiers' Suicide Club. The existence of a suicide club amon the soldiers of Nuremberg garrison has been discovered. Recently a private shot himself for no apparent reason. His death has been followed by that of a lance corporal. The second tragedy seemed as mysterious as the first until among' the dead man's effects a letter was found statlnsr that he and the nre- vious suicide belonged to a club eacfW member of which was bound by an oath to die by his own hand. A rigorous search by the, military authorities has failed to reveal the identity of the remaining memberssof this society. Moving a Church Tdwer. After standing on the same spot for 600 years the beautiful, tower of the church of Bocholt, Belgium, has reached the new site arranged for it when it was decided to lengthen the nave of the church westward. The tower has covered the Journey of thirty feet in about ten days. The great mass of masonry, weighing- nearly 3,000 tons, was moved along machinery constructed by two American engineers, and the spectacle attracted many visitors. Strikers in "The Tempest." At a little town in the south of France a performance of Shakespeare's "Temp est" was recently interrupted by a strike of stage hands. The thunder-and light ning did not crash and flash as ar arranged, and, when the manager went behind the stage, he found the men who should have been engaged in making the waves roll standing Idle wit.t their arms croscd. Remonstrances and cajoling were in vain. It was a question of ar rears of wages. The matter was at length adjusted to the satisfaction of the strikers, and the tempest was resumed. A Queen Sued. An interesting case with a creditor of Queens Maria Pia. King Manoel's grandmother, as plaintiff has just come before the High court in Lisbon. The creditor'. a prominent draper, sued her Majesty for $20,000 owing for dresses. Counsel for the Queen pleaded that as a member of the royal family her Majesty could not be sued personally. The lower courts ad mitted this; but me creditor appealed, and the higher court has decided that Queen Maria Pia Is a subject and that the privilege in question is held only by the King. The decision has caused considerable surprise, for nothing similar has ever "happened before in. Portugal. Chinese Women in Kilts.. Dr. Geil, an American traveler, Just re turned to England from a year's Journey In China, found an aboriginal tribe whose women wear a sort ot Kin. tie was struck by a general feeling of resentment against the "baby" Emperor, by the progress of modern Institutions, the preparation of an enormous army, and the absence of poppy (opium) cultivation. Belies of the Armada. - The 6careh for the sunken Armada treasure-ship Florencia In Tobermory Bay, Argyllshire, begun some weks ago has already been rewarded by some interesting discoveries. Two gun-barrels, of small calibre, two powderftasks, several small cannon balls, and what appears to be a scabbard have been recovered. Two coins were also picked up In a trawl, and will be forwarded to the British Museum for, examination. To Product Advertising Pantomime. An' "advertisement pantomime" is at present in course ot preparation in Berlin. This novel form of publicity is being adopted by one of the large retail establishments of the capital, which has commissioned a' distinguished composer to write the music of the production. The plot of the pantomime deals with two poor children found starving by a fairy on Christmas Eve. She proceeds to take them, in a series of scenes, through the various departments of the great shop, .riving them presents. Comic characters, clowns, and a ballet lend humorous relief. The pantomime will probably be produced at one of the Berlin theatres, customers at the shop receiving free tickets. Cure by Hypnotism. - Hypnotism is being successfully used to restore to sanity Frau von Schonebeck- W'eber, the notable figure ot the Allen stein Garrison tragedy. It was during her. long-drawn-out tf-ial on a charge of complicity In the murder of her first hus band. Major ' von Schonebeck. by her lover. Capt. von Goben Owho committed suicide in tr!son), that the woman became demented. She has been living In a private nursing home during the la3t month, and under the supervision of a leading German nerve physician, Prof. Eulenburg, she has been dally hypnotized. The result of the "suggestion" to which she has been subjected is remarkable, "and the physicians state that after twelve months' complete rest they have no doubt but that the formerly demented woman will be completely cured. Swords for German Firemen. Another Instance of the German's national passion, incomprehensible to foreigners, for assuming military accoutrements on the'imallest excuse occurs in a royal decree recently published. The edict confers upon all chief firemen the right of wearing an officer's sabre with a gold sword-belt, provided that during their military service yiey reached the rank of a . sword-bearlng non-commissioned officer. Though the officers of the corps, being retired military officers already carry sldearms, the ordinary firemen muBt now be added to the vast number of German officials who carry about with them swords AMUSEMENTS. OPRHEUMffW , THE CARNIVAL OH ROSbS: nun Rifrlf. Wnnrlfrlllirrj- n. Lonter. Bohby i UAl DUmC ;iIlLiS i.jiiiflMr & lirng.. Cha. Avery & Hart.fe.i'T'.V: CHAS. LEONARD FLETCHER & GO. EMPIRE Hrimdway Ilnlnh i TWICE DAILY. TEL. 8520 111 H II ' Ritliih A 11 t Mna All.v ! SAM T. JACK'S BURLESQUERS Neat Meek... ..THIS LAOY 111 t ANEEKS. CAYETY Nmoklng Concerts. A, . .'tinners JH1I.V. , I. Reeves Beauty Shnw STAR-4"X- M"dn-a Daily. HARRY HASTINGS' BIO SHOW Ellra SCIIRODE Ml'EVEY- itlntlnees Dally. BRIGHTON BEACH MUSI? HALL Dally 2:4S and 8.30. YORKE & ADAMS TArr llrnng's Stall InnqC H. Bradshnw & Co.. Ota DREAMLAND Original Jeffrlfa-Johnaon Moving I'lrturen. Z5 STEEPLECHASE IIST Coney Islund's Funny Place. CSk Free Toys to Children. GRAND Oliera Huiim-. Elm pi. & Fulton at. MAY ajrUUllCK Huslmn uabanda." Jl Ml 8 STEtiKR CO., Mile. Biani'l. .Melville IliRRilis. 1 1 ii r rr Hreen, 3 I'ui'ka, Howard Itny, Otli I I IN A DA Dl The Supreme -.viin, i niviv WORLD of FUN PAYTON'S NAT. 'uaILY. COK.SK PAVIOV8 CO. In III HOIE IX OltllElt. Phone 3203 Wllllamshurgh. PRICES 10, 20 & 30r , Women's Great Endtirunre -g'RJJ""' yoeltiiwnyj'olntjoninrroty. BROOKLYN LOESER'S nthtL, bnt. d'n,n ' "L-" - Hruiiklyu fur women. Per-fwt rooklnif and rood service. -J ' TALKED OF BY THE GERMANS. The family outing of the Suchseh and Thuertnger Sick Benevolent- Society No. 1, held yesterday at Walter's Orove, L.. 1., Has largely attended. Tho members of tne Kazoo Hand, which is a branch of the society, attended in, a body. The commit' tee comprised Honorary President Paul Herre, President Aueust Bode. Vice Pres ident Charles Wenz.'j, Morita (iabler, Mer. nur ivuey, .fiuun rum, utto iiaesaier, win. U. Emmerich,- - Alfred Baer, George Cut-tau, '.Max llerold, William Rau and Oswald Newmann. When the Brjoklyn Boss Bakers' Business Association of which Alhln E. Plarre is President, holds its regular monthly tneetinir at Arion Hall on i lies- day, rieptember ii, the new city ordinance regarding the sale of bread by weight, which has already become a law, is to be discussed. The master bakers are not a.t all pleased with the new ordinance, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred WlnkooD. ot 9S5 Broadway, both well known In German circles, are to celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of their wedding on September 8. ,As -Mr. and Mrs. Wlnkoop are to join the trip of the Arlon to Atlantic City and intend from there to go to Phlla- -delphia, Pa., and Washington, D. C, they win not be ln Brooklyn on the day or theld silver wedding. The members of the Aid Society jof the German-American Boys' Chorus met yesterday afternoon at the Palm Garden, Hamburg and Greene avenue, and completed the arrangements for the summer-night's festival to be held next Wednesday at Morningsidc Park, Hoffman Boulevard, Jamaica, L. I. The boys, about 150 in number, ate to meet at 2 o clock at the Palm Garden, from there they will march to the Kl-jgewood depot and board special cars for Richmond Hill. Capt. George Sehuettinger is Chairman of the Committee of Arrangements. The other members are Herman Kudolf, Julius Drueck, Albert Noll, Herma&irHahu and-John Saner. The Entspccter Braesig Vereln, with headquarters at Hamburg and DeKalb avenues, is arranging a celebration in memory of the centenary of the famous Low German novelist Fritz Reuter, which is to take place In November. The Ent-speeter Hraesig Vereln is holding meet' ings every Wednesday night at its headquarters preparatory to the celebration. The Executive Committee of the Arlon will meet to-night in order to complete the arrangements for the trip to Atlantic t'itv. It Is expected that about 125 will be in the party. The Arionites are to leave next Frldnv afternoon and return the following Monday night. Max C. Budell, Vice President of the Arlon, Is in charge of the party as President. Louis Janson at present Is conducting a small Arion party to Yellowstone Park and San Francisco, Cal. The Manhattan Quartet, -Messrs. Wci-mann, Janson, Schwartzkopf and Wael-din, wlli not accompany the Arions to Atlantic Cltv. Instead they will go to Vermont with the Williamsburgh Saenger-liurd. Arrangements are being made by the) Drnlden Llederhaln for a prize bowllns which Is to be held next Sunday nt Zoller and Bnuer's alleys. Prospect avenue and Cornelia street, Kidgewood Heights. Members of the most prominent German singing societies of Brooklyn, such as . Arlon, Brooklyn Saengerbuml. Brooklyn Quartet Club, Wllllamsburger Saenger-bund, Sehwaebischer Saengerbund, Zoell- . ner Maennerchor and bthers to-morrow night will he found at the Kaiser Garden in Coney Island, as on that evening the wiener Alcademrseher Gesang Vereln or Vienna, Austria; will have a kommers at that place. Berore tne tenna Dingers g m tho Kaiser Garden they are to give a concert at Manhattan Beach. wo rvinririeh rclneck Quartet Club. with headquarters at Weirfield Hall, pen- ? a"nul"Znd WHrfield street, has been Infnrmea that F.mil KOSe. WUO IOr many years has been Vice President of the society and who has been seriously sick for many weeks, is now on the way to recovery. The Widows and Widowers' Society held its outing yesterday afternoon at Krause's Park, Maole 'Grovivtar-rne. Ingslde Park. Hoffman BbulevaVd. President Joseph Kroening greeted the visitors. The Pramatic Club HumoMs now busy with the rehearsals for the comedy farce "Bummelfrltze," with which the season, is to be opened on ScptemlKT 10, at Palm Garden. Hnuvhurg and Creene avenues. Hugo Ney is to act as stage manager. STILL. AFTER WOGAN. Democratic Contestant in the Ninth Invites Kegular Leader to Speak at All His Meetings, . .Falling to induce Thomas F. Wogan to debate with him' the issues of the Democratic primary contest in the Ninth Assembly District. J. J. O'Leary, Wo-Kin's rival In the fight for leadership. sent him a short letter yesterday Inviting him to speak at all the O'Leary meetings. O'Leary's letter, in part, follows: I respectfully Invite you to attend and .net, n ait meetlnErs held under the auspices of the organization supporting me. I can assure you that you will be courtesovislv received and, listened to attentively, and I venture to hope that vour opinion will change somewhat as to the "reliability" of those "sources" from which you received Information concerning the "size and spirit 6f our gatherings. " . Champion Gotch Betires. CHICAGO. Aug. 25. Word was received here to-day from I-rank Gotch. tlie world's champion wrestler, stating that he has retired from the game and will hereafter1 be a professional farmer. Gotch has taken part in 331 matches and lost but seven. , , . Hss everything. The Brooklyn Times Is epitome of a complete newspaper SELECT PLACES TO DUE

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