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.1 Weather Toc'ay R;:':j litem The Daily's readers can be reached through Tha Daily's columns only. Conceded to Have the Larsest Rold Morning Circulation Established 1870 COLONEL UP, IS LIVELY AS A 'BULL DOG' SPENDS SOME TIME IN CHAIR SITTING BY AN OPEN S WINDOW. TALKS OF THE SHOOTING Expects to Lmv On Monday For Homo and to Return to Stump Week After Next - Bears No Bitterness Toward Assailant. .chicmro. Oct. IS. Colonel Roose velt's condition was so satisfactory to- i night that It was announced at It o'clock that the usuaJ night bul etins of the physicians would not be lsaued-- The passage of the day brought to an ; end the jerlod within which symptoms of blood poisoning were to be looked for. ! Cplone Roosevelt's condition was rlrtually unchanged throughout the Say with no indications of the de-ve'ojment of sepis, the one thins most feared. There still remains the posFlMlity of complications in the thape cf tetanus, pneumonia pr pluer-lsy. I The first visible Impressions uf Colonel Roosevelt on the night he ws shot' In Milwaukee were related tonight from the colonel's own lips. Apparently well on the way toward recovery he was permitted to en-Joy a greater degree of" freedom, and for the first time he gave an account of the happenings of the few hours ter the bullet found its mark. The colonel said that on Monday he expected to leave for Oyster Bay aid hoped to be back In the campai?, malting speeches again, week aftr next. "I feel a lively as a bulldog." said the colonel, by way of preface. He vas witting In a huge leather chair by a window In Mrs. ,Rooevelt's room, adjoining his own. lie was wrapped in a blue bath robe of Turkish toweling, with a steamer rug thrown over his reet to protect him from the autumn breese which was borne in through the open window. What seemed to Impress Colonel Roosevelt most strongly was not lh shooting Itself he seemed to accept Jhat as a thing of the past to be dl. missed once it is ovef but rather his hour on the stage of the Milwaukee auditorium when he was speaking with a bullet In his side. But he insisted that to make the speech was only what any other man would have done under 'he circumstances. Nothing, Ho Says. "It was nothing nothing." he sail. "I felt a little pain but it was not severe. When I stretched out my am. oi reached for my manuscript It madJ tne gasp a bit, but that was alL "It was quite amusing," he went on, ''when I reached for my manuscript to see that It had a hole In. It from tne bullet: and there was a hole in .Ty epectaele case, 'oo." The cuSoiie! chuckled as he recalled the urpie ue hau felt at his discovery. "Amusing, did you say, colonel?" asked one of his hearers. Well." he Qualified, "It was interesting." Colonel Roosevelt showed no Indication that he had fit the fear of death. He said he had no means of knowing, as he delivered the speech tits had promised to make, whether he wit wounded fatally, but accepted as a matter of course that he should go on until he had finished. If his strength heid out." But when It was all over, and be had turned away, to go to the hospital, he said, he found It difficult to ke.p his temper when half a doz.-n men scrambled over the edge of the P'.atform and asked hUn to shake hands. x "They wanted to shake hands," ho said, as though it still surprised him. Didn't they know that it is Impossible for a man who has Just been shot to shake hands with genuine cordiality?"' Does Not Mention Schrank. Of the shooting Itself, Colonel R0044-velt had little to say. Not once did he mention the name of John Schrank, h'.a assailant. He talked In an unemotloual way of being- si. t, as though he was discussing the ease of a man w.th whom he was not acquainted. He sal 1 he bore no bitterness or rancor. In a dispassionate way Colonel Roosevelt spoke of his present condition and speculated upon the chance that he would hae blood poisoning or come other serious complication. The physicians thought that he w-s THE VEATHER Forecast: Rain Saturday; Sunday fair, colder, moderate south to west winds. Over on tothr side of th t moist spaco on the map Turksy is facing three battles, w S r ( r- ( told. Our groat American Tur key, hera at homo, is facing a worse fate than that, scheduled for a certain November day. And now that wo have a tip that tne b r o n z o birds arc so scarce this year that it's going to take more money than you could s t u ff in a grain tack to buy a decent sized gobbler for tHofsstivo board, thos of us who do not live in diamond. studded palaces will have to bo content with gnawing on th drum stick of a barnyard put. let. Either that or a plat of pickled trip with a mad dog to chss it down, oh Zoke? SURGEON ATTENDING COLONEL ROOSEVELT DR.. JOHN B. MUR.PHV A. E.. LAMBERT, Dr. John B. Murphy, a well known surgeon. Is ooe of Kereral physicians who hare been called to attend Colonel Roosevelt. Dr. A. E. Lambert and Dr. John A. Wyetb, the latter the president of the New York Academy of Medicine, express the opinion that Mr. Roosevelt's wound Is not serious and look for a speed 7 recovery. getting well, he said, but they had told Mm that there still remained tho chance of a setback. "Isn't it a curious thing." he said, "that a little spf' he placed his thumb near the tip of his forefinger to Indicate how small a spot he meant "can become Infected and set the whole thing back?" Then, he said, there was the possibility, the physicians had told him, that pleurisy or pneumonia might deve'op. Dr. Alexander Lamfcer. he salrt. haJ spoken of returning to New York today but hi associates asked him to remain, because they felt that ail danger wa not past. The colonel said tlxit he felt no pain at present. As he talked he moved his arm freely, although he was careful not to move hla body. He punctuated hi remarks with gestures, but they were not the same vigorous gerture which he" Is wont to make. Broken Rib Troubles Him The colonel still had trouble with hit broken rib, he raid. "If I can get that ri knit so that the edges hold," he said, "and It doesn't pain me to take a deep breath, I hope to rrake some speeches the week after next." As his thoughts turned to the campaign. Colonel Roosevelt's manner changed. Although he had been cautioned not to forget that he was far from a well man and to guard against excitement, his face flushed and his gestures -became more vigorous. "They'll have to be short speeches at first, I suppose," he etild, "but I'll make some good ones." The colonel paused for a moment He-set his Jaw hard and clinched, his fist fur the only time during the interview. "I ask no quarter," he said. "It is gmufing to uee the predicament of Governor Marshall," he added with a laugh. "The governor has been making his campaign on the assertion that I was not at Fan Juan Hill. Thla mar stagger him., but in "a. week he will discover that I wag not ohot at all. and tht. anyway. It was bird shot, and that it hit another man instead of me and finally that I ws in 0h-kosh that night." Wants Week of Campaigning Colonel Roosevelt expected, he said, to bring the campaign to a clos Just as though he had not been shot. Ho hop-d he would be able to put In a week of c-impalgnlng and "say a few things," although he might be unable to travel as he had been doing, nuk- I ing sometimes a dozen speeches In a day. His physician told him that prab-abiy he could leave for Oyster By on Monday or Tuesday, and the colonel at once made up his mind that he would go on the earliest train on Monday which would suit his purposes. i Iepite his confidence that he wl j fce back in the fight the we-k after net. the colonel has not yet receive! j sen , rani f tht h will be able to 1 make a single speech. A week of ab- solute rt at Sagamore Hill comes i first arl it will depend upon his prog-j rem then what comes next. ( Col nl Roosevelt Mke of the vis it or fovernor Hiram Johnson. hi rvnnin? mate., who spent a hort time with him this afternoon. He said that there was little he could say about the cr.nxersation.. and that they had not "talked much politics." DEPARTMENT STOHE RUSH ( I lHd veu ever nntir iw.j. i a-ound the av. rao piano store ! How sti! and grgvc-likc thy p.n.' I ri , u t-!l you it Isn't dnil aroin.1 hre ' ThU ; rtor Jk lke c dfnrimnt stor- .o buey. With the lre number of rr-son jroinT and rom!n, oaytnr on ap counts. Kf the fxnrc s. tnallv' ak4 on ith" aspect of a rt.'jia.tmpnl tnr T-n't for-t t'e ria? If In thf mirkt for o4sno. Pfw-la! rrlre for Frklnv ,, . Saturday. Troi p Fro . 2or Wt Market .-i. ri"ic . j Til rin jnci rill 3 O rlrwti lt-2t WANTED Two lvwn tlrors for Jarquard and Hin silk looir.s. Apply to The .Sen warxnlmcn iiuter Co., Allo-ira. P nna. D-'lt J- n. DOTTERER Funeral Plrertor. J54 Jf. Ufnrrc st . '-n20-1 f DO NOT MISS SEEING Durbar picture In color: opra hotie Kridav nrd Saturday, matinee and vn. irff. Gallery IS cmts. IS-2t j PEOPLE WILL TALK ! Ten yr! nco the York Co. ha 1 1V 'plnne. Now !t has almost fluo Whiskey harrl for sale at Tratnr- Liquor Store, 144 S. George St. tf YORK, PA., COURT BLOCKS BECKER PLANS REFUSES TO ADMIT MUCH STORY THAT GAMBLERS SLEW ROSENTHAL OF WHITMAN ON THE STAND Prosecutor Questioned by Defense About Deal With Men Who Turned State's Evidence Denies He Promised Immunity NT York. Oct. 18. Jack Sullivan, I "Kins of the Newsfboys,." Indicted with J the four piunmen for the murder of i Herman Rosenthal, tried to unfold on j the -wltnefs stand at today's session of Police Lieutenant Becker's trial his version of an alleged conspiracy by mmblers to kill Rosenthal an-3 "frame up" Becker for the murder. Through him the defense planned to go tar In j providing Its contention that Becker had nothing to do with the murder but was himself the victim of a conspiracy. But much of Sullivan's story wa untojd. That part which Justice Goff admitted was based upon testimony already given by Rose. WeUber, Vallori and Scheppat Bulllvan not only denied portions of their testimony but declared that after the murder Wetobei nd Rose told him they were golnfr to "frame Becker and turn him over to the district attorney." They told Pullivan, according to his testimony, that they "would frame Becker, Waldo or the mayor." If necessary to save their owri lives. Fulilvan became petulant when Justice Ooff narrowed his testimony to contradictions of previous witnesses. A rain and again he begged the court to "jrive me ten minutes to explain this tbinsr." Once he a?ked for a chance, "not only for my sake, ibut for God's sake." Whitman Grilled Pistrict Attorney Whitman, Beck-r-m firos'-cutor. was virtually forced on the stand a witness for the defense Immediately before Pulllvnn had 'testified. Mr. Whitman said he had made stipulations with Roue, Wetber, Val-lon end Fcheppa, the state'a chif witnesses against Becker (before they agreed to turn state's evidence.. Th meat of these stipulation was not disclosed, but Mr." "Whitman, agreeing to produce them In court swore that he had not promised the four Immunity. Former District Attorney Jerome and Police Commissioner Wal3o preceded Mr. Whitman but Mr. Jerome . was allowed to anfwer only one question. Commissioner Waldo testifl' that he and not Becker, had ordere.l a policeman stationed In Rosenthal's gambling place after Becker hid raided It. POWDER TRUST SPLIT UP AS DIRECTED BY COURT Wilmington, Del.. Oct. 18. The Du-l-c.nt 'Powder company today took the frst definite step toward complying with the decree of dissolution filed ufaimst It by the United States circuit c-curt for violation of the Sherman anti-truiit act. it was the incoiioration J't Dover, DL, of the Atlas Powder company with a capital of $&.000,000. Ihe incorporators are J. P. Laffey, W. J. Weston and John J. Raekob, I'll of Wilmington, and f officials of the DuPont company. A second and kinillar concern will also be chartered at Dover shortly. I; will be the Hercules Powder com-pfcny The court ordered the trust to be divided into three companies, the third concern will likewie 'soon be Incor-pt rated. It is slated it will retain the name of DuPont Powder company. V 1th tne Incorporation of all three cvmpanies, the business will be conducted under the p.an outlined by the federal court. 127 CASES OF TYPHOID. Harrisburg, Pa, Oct. lfc. State health department reports from Troy, JUradford county, where a serious outbreak of typhoid fever Is raging, a.-e to the effect that there are 127 cases and a dozrn or more suspected cased. The state authorities have establish-?'.! an emergency hospital and are caring for 19 patients. TAFT RECEIVES JEWISH PARTY Beverly, Man, Oct. 18. Prcsidt-nt Taft lnte today received a delegation of Jews representing the Independent Order of B'Rith Abraham, made a short speech and listcnel to a eulogy of himself by their leader. Samuel Kal-eky. $5,CCO,C0O TYPHOON DAMAGE Manila, Oct. 18. The typhoon which swept several of the islands of th. Philippine group Oct. 16, caused many j der-tha and heavy damage amounting to $5,000,000 was done in the island oC Cebu. WOOLWORTH CO'S LUNCH ROOM A chicken and wafllt- combination ,l,nr...r- , win ie sTvea an aay Saturday. Ov.4ii.ni innlv ', delicious. This U a dandy clran pla- for sf n f ii in i".ir iiiin -i room m r mi, v any ip i or Kvni't-nv.in to nine. MuSrO wah your mcalu and if you wait anv 'of the latest and popular sen;- they have them. Candies, yes cltan. pure and fren Wot'l worth Co., 5 anc Joe store " m PLAYER-PIANOS offered during thin rale at the peial pi ice boa r J ilce or i'i are note, the full kv. of tne iatft t.id most aurr.iv...i type, u-n all standard Hs note -nnsSe rolls. With each j-.'.ano. w- ette a to'i player tench. f-carf and twelve roll of nii'sic of your iwn pel-ctton. Your silent i piano lanci in exenanjre. l roup Hros i yH West Market St. 18-it ' Open Every Evening Until Xma Weaver Warerrorrs. :31 Wtst Market pr. 1i-lt i HENRY SLEEGER &. SON . Funeral dheitcrs, fc?0 Cast Market St, tu. w.s-U SATURDAY MORNING, ARREST JACK JOHNSON FOR ABDUCTING GIRL Government Investigation May Result in Separate Prosecution Under Mann Act. ( Chicago, Oct. 18. Charged with abduction of Lueile Cameron, a nineteen year old white girl. Jack Johnson, negro pugilist, was arrested to-('ay and released on a cash bond of $$00, furnished by himself. He will appear in municipal court for preliminary hearing Monday. Johnson was arrested on a warrant sworn to by Mrs. F. Cameron-Fal-ctnet, of Minneapolis, Minn.. the mother of the girl. Assistant United States Attorney James H. Wilkerson has ordered a thorough investigation v ith a view to government prosecu tion .under the Mann act, prohibiting iegal transportation of women from tne state to another. Iate in the afternoon Miss Cameron vas served with a subpoena, calling her before the federal grand Jury to testify against Johnson. She refused tc- g-o home with her mother and was tcken into custody on a warrant sworn out by Mrs. Cameron-Falconet, charging the girl with disorderly conduct. In order to keep her In the hands of the police until a complete Inquiry can be made. Later Mrs. Cameron-Falconet appeared before Judge Owens In the ctunty court and swore to a formal ccmplalnt that her daughter was Insane. Judge Owens Issued a commitment order for detention of the girl at the detention hospital pending Investigation as to her mental condition. She was placed on bond of $15,000 by the federal authorities to-right to aprear as a witness ag-ainst Jthnson. GREECE, LAST OF ALLIES, - DECLARES WAR ON TURKS - .Lmd'm Oc IS Turkeys endeavors to cleijich tiricc- from the confederation of Balkan fetJfes h.ive ts.lUd. Greece declare! war .in-nt-t the Ottoman erare todjy, all the n:il-d ministers left Con-staiitliiopl? and tic alINd s'ales notified the pow.-.-s 111 a. note detailing- their i-otn-lj!irH j th.it a. state 0: wtr with Turkey IV-porta of nyrMire uch s the capture "f ,Pr:siin by the S-TVians and of a hiv battle .it .Ui.tAt'a Pacha, probably are in advance of the real facts Ttere haj botn for tne ti an acilvi; cuifrship of :nil- -. na.a,'at I tt i J I H nt"ar u at T-n fJk n!lnl ind'Utti-j ! knon of the dHpositlsna oi the varlousi foe-en. All rtpcrts of liwht tint. therefore, m-J to be received itn a sntaiii'. uf cauiln. aa.lt Is 'iot impoajibl's they r sproatl abroad from intcttstrd motives. TROOPS TO PREVENT RACE Indianapolis. Ind., Oct. 18. State troops will be call-d out If necessary to stop the running race meet of the Mineral .Springs Jookey club, at Porter,. Ind according to a statement of Mark Thistlethwalt, secretary to Governor Marrhull tonight, after he hod received a telegram from the latter at Grand Island, Neb. ARSENAL FIRE LOSS MILLIONS BeneiU. Cal., Oct. 18. The main storehouse of the Benocla arsenal at the United States military reservation here was burned tonight with a loss estimated between $3,000,000 and $4.-000.CO0. The Are is Relieved to have originated frpm spontaneous combustion. SENATORS TO STUMP. Chicago. Oct. 18. Announcement whs made at the national Democratic headquarters today that speaking tours had been arranged for next week for Senator James A. O'Gorman. of New Yo.-k. and Senator Thomas P. Gore, of Oklahoma. They will visit Illinois, Ohio, Indiana and Iowa. SCHRANK ASKS ABOUT COLONEL ASSAILANT WANTS THE BULLET FOR NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Milwaukee, Oct. 18. For the first time since he vtas incarcerated, John I Schrank today asKt-d how Colonel Roosevelt was. When told his condition was favorable, Schrank asked where the colonel had been shot and if the bullet had been located. "The bullet belongs to me," said the prisoner. "I have made my will and bequeathed tne bullet to the New Y rk Historical society, with a request that It be placed on exhibition in the .-o-tunda of the etata capital at Albany. My property In New YorK I have willed to my mother in Germany." When asked again today if he w.s sorry for having shot the colonel. Schrank ?ald he was not; that he considered he had done only his duty. The prisoner tpent a quiet day saying that he was "willing to taie uliati ever la coming to him," TWO CARLOADS OF PIANOS Jut received at Troi;p liroti. an,) on ex- hiH- at th.-ir watt-room. lis West Mar- ke St. !-'in ot Ibe most beautiful rased l'o" r 't- m j v. n. i naf oi -uion 8,e ,tfelt 'orth a trip from any par: of th" ' itv to s'e Tne action of t)i"--e Plat-co la perfect acd the lone marveinuslv "t "! deLifhtlul. It Is well worth voiir while to Investigate what we have to offer you totn.rro and SituMav. Troup evening till ft o'clock tiros , i'.e esi .i.irnri ou store open IS lit Felser's orchestra, H. K. Feiser di-FOR THE SAKE OF HUMANITY J recU.r. Rheumatism sufferers ?end!nc st-If-ad- ' drefed. itampca envelope, will he told of a n-nie.lv thit cured in" alter yara of puT( rinij. 1 have uothlfR to st-H "tun follow the .2o!dn Huie. K. M. Ja'-kson vs Third St., N W.. Wash.. JJ. C. o flo-lm NOTICE Trespiss pet'ees on muslin f'r sate at the York Daily offloe. scpl4-tf BENEFIT YORK HOSPITAL Falck's Ora-ifeade, at the fair. l-ecd-3t OCTOBER 19, 1912. 12 SUBMITS COPY OF 1904 FUND HOLDS PRACTICALLY ALL CONTRIBUTORS MENTIONED BEFORE CLAPP COMMITTEE. IT TOTALLED $2,280,018 Medill McCormick Accuses Hides of Inciting Weak-minded to Violent Acts Colonel Harvey Yields Little Information on Democratic Financing Washington, Oct 18. For the first time Bin0 ifn in vt i pa t inn te trrt n the t senate campaign fund committee today secured a copy of a list of contributors I to the much disputed 1904 Republican j campaign lund. turner Dover, wnOi.y woman. They lert tne court room was secretary of tne 1904 Republican commKtee, put the' list la evidence, saying it had been copied from the private memorandum book of the late Cornelius N. Bliss, treasurer of he committee. He told the Investigators he believed that in many instances the list was Inaccurate and ambiguous, owing to typographical errors. It totalled J2.280.018, and showed practically all of the contributions to the 1901 fund which have been mentioned in the committee's investigation. The list credited J. P. Morgan & Co. with two contributions, one of, $100,000 and one of $50,000. A contribution of $100,000 appeared on the list from "H. H. R." and "J. D. V." Mr. Dover toil the committee he supposed the 'IL H. R." stood for II. II. Rogers; of tha Standard Oil company, and that the "J. 1). W." was an error and should have been the initials of either 'John D. Archbold or John D. Rockefeller. K. 11. Harrlman was credited with $150.-000 in two contributions. George W. Perkins appeared as giving $35,000 in two contributions and the IOUOWl'lg; entries were on the list: "G. W. P.. . " . .v. . 1 $25,000;" "G. W. P.. $100,000;" and G.jtood a multitude of enthusiastic peo-W. P.. committee. $100,000. There j Ple- was still another entry, "D. W. P., com- The governor had to make fc'.s wiy rrlttee, $100,000." Two contributions of j through a Jail at Clarksburg. "W. Va., $25,000 each, credited to "C. N. Bliss ! to reach the speaking stand. for P. R." were on the list. George J. Gould appeared as giving $100,000. Other Contributors. Contributions aggregating $230,000, appeared as follows: J. P. Morgan & Co. (additional). $50.-000; J H. Hyde, $25,000; I. N. Sellg-man. $5,000; C. N. Bliss. $5,000; James Stlllman. $10,000; K. H. Harrlman. $50.-P00; II. C. Frlck. $50,000; D. O. Mills, ' 5.000; H, McK. Twombly.. $ 10,000; W. Perkins, $10,000; Jacob H. Sehiff. $5,000; I. N. Sellgman, $5,000. Several: of these contributors have been men- j tioned before the committee as contrib- utlng to the so-called Harrlman fund of about $240,000, The committee was given a start when Medill McCormick, appearing as the first witness of the day, presented a statement in the course of which he referred to "character assassins and liars like Mr. Hllles men who. by their falsehoods Incite weak-minded men to actual assassination." Several members of the committee made violent protest against this language and It was finally ex purged frot the records. Mr. McCormick testlfb-d to contributing about $18,000 to the Roosevelt pre-conventlon campaign In Illinois. Chauncey Dewey, who was associated with him in the eampal;i., accounted for the expenditure of the Illlnots fund. The committee tried In vain to gt any Information as to campaign coi-tributions from Colonel George Harvey, of Harper's Weekly. He said that he knew absolutely nothing of funis collected, or of attempts to colleot funds or of offers of funds to the Wilson pre-conventlon campaign. A gruelling cross-examination by Senator Oliver failed to shake this statement or to elicit any statement regarding th much discussed Harvey-Wilson-Thomas F. Ryan incident WOMAN'S CLUB ' HOME ASSURED TWO-THIRDS OF SUM ASKED FOR BY COMMITTEE HAVE BEEN SUBSCRIBED. The plan adopted by a committee of the Woman's club." of York, for th raising of funds to be used in the erection or purchase of a permanent home Is being carried out successfully, it was announced yesterday at a meeting of the club, the first of the 1912-13 season. This special committee hfs 1 made the . following recommendation:! wmi .nce more man two-tn.rus i , and along the gulf coast of Mexico, the the amount asked for has been sub-,Iiavy department, which yesterday -e-scrlbed. the special committees con-1 caII.d tne crulser Moines, pro-ttnue their efforts to raise money for ceedlns goutn towards Progreo. to re-the purchase of a club house, for which ! turn to Vera CruSt today dlrected Com-a majority of the members have ex-lm.-vHrH u f thr.,;. pressed a desire." Yesterday's meeting was featured ry the transaction of important business and the submitting of reports by tha arlousclub committees and study classes. The session was well attended with the president. Miss Anna D. Gamble, in the chair. The president's reception afforded n supplement to the business meeting and was held in the banqueting ha'.l. The members of the hou.se committee, Mrs. Frank Hortner, chairman, deco. ........ ouuoi ttMU UctlltJIJfll'lrf ..uur-c mn viusiers oi uowers, ,?einer .witn a number .r ferns and omer potted plants. Excel, lent music add?d much to the spirit 'f the reception and was furnished by IF YOU COME DOWN TOWN tomorrow, come In and lcok over orr fine Bto.-k of iieai.tifui pluos. Two car- lonls jun: leceivi-r.. New fall styles, int. st ueeib'i.en iMfen. i mn i i.iii i, read our I-- .. i !- ni. .special rHr?a lis tomorrow ariil N.itur.lav. l roup tsros., 'Jt-s west Ma Ker more oixr. eveiuncrs til! ll o'clock. HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE at private sale. Call 454 S. Water. PAGES. M'FARLAND CLEAR OF WIFE MURDER TRIES TO WED WOMAN IN THE CASE Newark, N. J., Oct. 18. Immediately that he was freed on his seocond trial from charges that he murdered his wife, Allison M. MacFarland attempted late today to, marry Florence Bromley, the Philadelphia, woman who had figured in his case as author of affectionate letters to him signed 1 "Bunny." McFarland's plans were up-! set by a mere technicality. The cou ple will be married later. Florence Bromley, who was- Mac-Farland's former stenographer, is a divorcee. It was her letters to MacFarland which the prosecution preset, ted as showing MacFarland's motive for the alleged poisoning of his v.ife. The young woman was In court t testify In MacFarland's behalf, but his counsel decided not to call her. The verdict of "not guilty," after he had been convicted in the first trial, overjoyed MacFarland and the Brom- In high spirits, followed by cheering crowds, and drove to the marriage BIG BUSINESS WILSON TOPIC WET WEATHER CAMPAIGNING IN WEST VIRGINIA AND WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA. Pittsburgh. Pa.. Oct. 18. Wet weather campaigning brought Governor Woodrow Wilson a series of merry Incidents today as he traveled through West Virginia and Western Pennsylvania. Only at Pittsburgh tonight did he speak indoors, but throughout the ; day the Democratic nominee faced a . . , f mkrn9. underneath which "I have been paid a splendid compliment," he told the crowd. "I have appeared to you by way of the Jail, but I escaped incarceration; I think onw of my friends had a writ of habeas corpus which enabled me to be here." The governor found a big turnout everywhere notwithstanding the drizzls of rain which fell most of the day. The nominee fovered a series of subjects In his speeches. At Wheeling htf was loudly applauded whon- he said he would not discuss the third party while Colonel Roosevelt was in the hospital, He began to discuss the trusts and. monopolies, but stopped short Spares Third Party, "I am a little hampered." he said, "in discussing this part of the question, because I have denied myself the privilege at present of discussing anything that concerns the third party. As Ions as Mr. Roosevelt Is confined to the hospital in Chicago I shall have nothing to say about the third party. But I want to say this about the Democratic party program: The thing that has created the trusts, that has created the monopoly Is unrerulated, unfair competition. If we can only bring It about that newcomers shall have a free field, then we can take care of these gentlemen in the trusts, because then the most Intelligent competitor will fet the market, and the little man can grow big Instead of making himself big by the legislation of congress and by special favors from the government." The wildest and most sustained demonstration that Governor Wilson ha had In his campaign greeted him at Duquesne garden. When he rose to speak there were great cheers, but the applause was almost continuous throughout the speech of 45 minutes. The governor's address was a series of short sentences and epigrams whi;h the enthusiastic crowd constantly punctuated with applause. Once '.he crowd rose in the middle of the speech and began a demonstration that lasted for several minutes. BEGIN MAYOR LUNN'S TRIAL j Little Falls,, N. Y Oct. 18. Conflict between authorities and Socialist orators which began with the arrest of Mayor Dunn, of Schenectady here while addressing the knitting mill strikers early this w-eeek, continued today with the arrest of four more Fociallst orators. Another feature ot the day was the opening of the trial of Mayor Lunn. TWO WARSHIPS ORDERED CLOSE TO MEXICAN COAST Washington, Oct. 18. In order to keep In closer touch with the situation at tha roKl inftod fit u tt Viira Pr:t er Tacoma, now at Bluefields, Nicaragua, to steam for Tampico. More than thirty bridges along the Northwestern railroad in Mexico have been burned by rebels, suspending entirely the operation of the road, according to a report to the state department late today from the American vIjc consul at Juarez. The rebels have warned the railroad officials that they will burn the bridges again if they are repaired. ' ir IWTFDCCTCn in a plaver piano wend your way to Troi-p1 ket Kt icn de- llrcs. .lii.s:e More, U.tt Mark iluse players have ail tlie oxpresn. victis known t tlie art and will enable 8iiyotie, witlio-d prev.nis n:ulcal xper-ler.t e, t) play prei Isely the way thoy like bent. You can Mcump,iny your own tvnjj or those i" othcra, as w.ll as lnFtrumentui sol.s, lufl, etc. The whole field of music is at y"i-r coi.iriutnd wren you purchas.-! one f these player pianos. BIG REDUCTION ON TRUNKS AND leather koo.Is The lUsjal. K Yv M.-r- ket St. S. M. LOVETT, UNDERTAKER, No. .!t-.j Wet Market St. octl7-tf-tu,tl.s Winchester Smokeless Shells at Cohen & Co.'s Loan Office. 60c license bureau at city halL The crowd followed and from the galleries above I the clerk's office t looked down upon the couple as they stood replying to tte clerk's queries. MacFarland answered that he was thirty-eight years old, an advertising manager, a widower and lived in this city. His would be bride described herself as twenty-four years old, a. divorcee who lived in Philadelphia. "Let me, see your divorce decree," said the clerk. "I have none responded the woman." "Then I cannot issue a marriage license," remarked the "clerk. The Bromley woman said that her husband. John A. Dawen, Jr.. wvho obtained a divorce from her In New Jersey for desertion had never given her a copy of the decree, but she pro-pesed to obtain one and carry out the marriage. The couple left the court room amid the cheers of the crowd again and drove away In a closed carriage. FARMER FATALLY KICKED BY HORSE WILLIAM VILLE, COOPER, NEAR GLEN-SUSTAINED FRACTURED SKULL William Cooper, about thirty-five rears old, a farmer of near Glenville, this county, died Jn the York hospital this morning at 12:45 o'clock from Irjurles sustained yesterday after noon when he was kicked on the bead by a horse to which at the time he v as administering treatment for a sore leg. It Is said that Cooper's skull was fractured. Mr. Cooper was treating a foreleg- of the animal, to cure an Injury which had caused lameness. Aided by -a farm hand, he was applying a dressing to the leg, when. the horse, on account of the pain caused, reared, and as It came down one of Its front Iron-shod hoofs' struck- Cooper on the heal, knocking him to the ground. The othr hoof of the horse struck Cooper on the shoulder, lacerating and bruising it. He bled profusely from a wound In the scalp, two Inches In length. Before the animal . could do further Injury Mr. Cooper was dragged from the stall bv his hired man and assisted to the house. Dr.r William Danner. of Glenville, was summoned. A half hour after the accident Mr. Cooper became' unconscious, and Dr. W. C. Stick and his boi Dr. Edward Stick, of Hanover, w-rc called In consultation. They decided on the immediate removal of the Injured man to the York hospital, where he was brought at 4 p. m.. In Dr. W. C. Stick's automobile. Mr. Cooper leaves a wife and four children. . . UNCLE SAM GOES ABROAD FOR CHEAPER NAVY SHELLS Washington, Oct. IS. Determined to leern whether foreign manufacturers can sell thj United States navy shells of eoual quaLty for one-third leas thaa the loweot price Americans will offer, the navy department today- awarded a contract to the Hadfltld Stetl Foundry company, of Shefhtld, for 50O out of a total of 5.&.f armor-piercing projectiles contracted for. Department officials bolleve that if the Knglish product measures up t.) t;ie test, the avowed intention of the Kovernmnrvt to buy abroad when ncces. nary to meet t-xcrbitant domestic bids will result ir a substantial lowering oi American prires. The Hadrield company was given the contract for 500 twvlvo-lnch projectiles at $187 each. The Bethlehem Steel company secured the ccntract for liOO twelvo-inch at 2T0.4O each and f0u fourteen-lnch at $o0) each. The Hadfield har mounts to u3 5ui out of a total of $1.-015,!5). This romoany . was given none of the 14-inch projectiles although, on them it bll almost $luO less a piece than its lowest American competitor. DONNELLY'S HOME ROBBED Philadelphia, Oct. IS. The home of Charles P. Donnelly, the Democrato leader, was robbed tonight of Jewelry I and other vaiuaibles worth $5,000. Mr. Donnelly and his family were at a dinner in his home, which Is situated in Mt. Airy, when the house was entered by burglars who Jimmied open a second-story window after ' climbing one of the porch pillars. SHOEMAKER GOES FREE. George G. Shoemaker. North George street. North York, was given a hearing last evening before Justice of :he Teace John A. Robinson, North York, charged on oath of Bertha Witmer, h's former housekeeper, with an unnatural crime. Shoemaker was given a hearing last Tuesday evening, at wnich time the case was held under advisa- ment. For want of sufficient evidence to sustain the charge the defendant v.as discharged. The arrest was made by Constable Myers. CHILD'S ARM BROKEN. Tripping over a back porch, Miriam three-year-old daughter of Mr. und Mrs. Roy Nagle, Pennsylvania avenue, ( yesterday noon fell down In the hack yard and broke her right arm between the elbow and the wrist. Dr. S. K. P'altzgraff rendered medical attention. REMOVAL NOTICE We bear 10 announce to our oust ,-imer. and Kncral pulilic that we have removed " r . , . . ... . " V ICIKUVC'J our piintlnsr and pub'ih.ne establishment frtm th resr ot llS) N. Geo. htreet to New -4!.--"l South George St., York, Pa., where we i.ave added new equ.pinent and are in tt i.o:iiiiii iu iuiui2.il ctt'.tiiuars, printing. tdv rtlsin? novelties, specialties, for any line or bvelness. Tliatiklnjf our patrons for past pttronajse and aolicltini.; vwir future buj-inesa. we remain, joura truly, Spe -laity Prinlins Co., J. K. Tavlor, Mi,r. lS-it Umbrellas at Removal Sale Prices S'ost valu saJe orlce. M.Ki. sa.on value, sale price, $1.1)S. Men'M Btlck urn- hre'la price. Ladies' colored umbrellas reduced The Retal, K W. Market St. HARRY L. LINK Teacher of piano and harmony. Studio, 40 S. Beaver St. aus31-12t-eod 8 cts. a Week 2 cts. a Copy RAILROAD BILL UP TO MAYOR ORDINANCE ALLOWING ' ADDITIONAL TRACKS ACROSS QUEEN STREET PASSED COUNCIL- PERMISSION CONDITIONAL 1 1 Northern Central Must Maintain Overhead Bridge and Extend Hay Strsot. Step Taken To Abolish Signs Across Sidewalks of City. The ordinance granting permission, to the Northern Central Railway company to lay additional tracks across North Queen street, necessitated r the proposed improvement of the freight facilities by the erection of lrelght stations and warehouses, wae passed finally by councils last night and now awaits the approval of Mayer Lafean. The ordinance as it com from councils, grants permission to th railroad company to lay five additional tracks across Queen and York streets and North Howard alley. The conditions upon which permission Is granted Is that the company erect and maintain, an overhead bridge at Queen street, that Hay street be extended through the railroad property from Queen ti Duke street and that Water street be paved at the expense of the railroad, company, with vitrified brick, trmx Mason to Gas alley. A report In common branch of the committee appointed to confer with the railroad company officials regarding the re-location of tho track extending t; the BUlmyer & Small property different from that contemplated In the ordU nance, reported the proposition was Impracticable as the Increase of radius would maxe it impossible for cats t remain upon the track. The report wa received and filed. Mr. Frey ottered an amendment t strike out the section placing the entire expense of paving Water street upon the railroad company and proposed one requiring that it pay for the paving between and 18 Inches beyond the tracks. The proposition was rejected, however, and Ihe ordinance then, passed In almost the identical shape it came from select branch. The amendment made by common branch that the section of Water street to be paved by the railroad company be from Mason io Gas alley Instead of Mason alley to Philadelphia street, was concurred la by select branch. An ordinance introduced in common branch by Mr. Schroeder proposes to abolish the erection or maintenance of signs across the sidewalks or highway. It was referred to the highway committee. Select Council. The session of seleet council lat night was brief. Three ordinances were before the body; two of these wore passed finally and action on the third! was postponed. Select council hl.l transferring unexpended balance from item 9 to :tem 8 of appropriat'.ons male for public parks, was passed on third, reading. Common council bill providing for the vacating of BehleT aller from West street southwardly to West Mason alley, was passed on third reading. Action on the bill regulating public dances and balls was postponed t-" the next meeting. An amendment t the railroad bill was concurred In. A bill introduced by Mr. Bentzel. adopting Adams street, from South street to Water street, was referred t the topographical survey committee. Members present were Messrs. Ehr-enfeld. Metzger, Van Raman, Bowtr, Ootwalt, Bressler, DJndsey, lU-ntzel, Rudlsill and Chatlant. Common Council. In common council, upon motion of Mr. Schroeder, action upon the rallroa I ordinance vacating a portion of Howard alley, was postponed until the nex meeting. The impracticability of the relocating of the track leading into the Billmyer 5t Small property different from that provided In the plan of the ordinance was reported by the committee which had the conference with Gambel La-trobe, superintendent of the Baltimore division, and other N. C. R. officials. To change the tracks would require such an increase of radius, it was stated, that it would be impossible for cars to remain upon them. The report was received and filed. Before any action was taken on the ordinance granting to the railway company permission to lay its tracks on North Queen street. Attorney John A. Hoober explained the attitude of the Chamber of Commerce in the matter. Ho stated the chamber wanted to aid in bringing about Improved freight facilities for the city, but did not want ta take sides. It is willing to do what It tan. If called upon, to focus the matter. Railroad Ordinance Passed. Mr. Frey though councils should not by its action force the railroad to moe its warehouses beyond the city limits !to thc Fetrow farm, as had been lntl- i mated would be done, because the re- suit would be added expense and Inconvenience to shippers. The erection of the overhead bridge, he believed, was what was principally desired by the Seventh ward people. Ke thought 1 thev would be satisfied without thfl Water street paving being made a pari of the ordinance. It was his proposition to strike out the amendment providing for the paving of Water street at the expense of the company and substitute one providing for the paving between the tracks and 18 inches UUID1UC LUC ( I Ql. ". J CI l 1,1 the railroad comnanv lhe rauroaa company, ment was lost, only M outside the tracks at the expense ot This amend- essrs. Deho'.r, Kisaineer and Frev votlne in its favjr. The ordinance as previously amended was then passed, 16 ayes, 4 nays. Tln members voting in the negative wcr (Continued on Sixth Page.) DUNTLEY CARPET CLEANER See display, Kdtson Digttt Co. window, Sale or rent. nimipy tiieciaitieM -o. Bell 4io-j., York -M. 2t SHEARER . SHINDLER Funeral Directors. 9o"oil N. Duke St. GUNNING COATS LOW AS $1 CoUn & Co. W. MJurkaA Si a

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