The American. (Omaha, Nebraska) 1891-1899, December 23, 1898, Image 1
( i. , THE AMERICAN, "AMr" HH'A roH AMI Hit Ah." - W tl i til w te A U b erM AH, k men t tbe In.l ! with. it e-nettl ..! ommi a, nthiuhka, kuihay, hHTMUUi vn. i nn i; i i, r.Mn a wtii M.Y hr,!' a rr.it, VlXl Mt VI ll, rrv, f III )i i ft V. Hi ME SHOWS HER LONG CLAS EARLY IN GAME MAKING TROt'IlLK AMtKADY. flit following telegram to the Cin cinnati Enquirer ba been carefully ei alnded from our eaatern paper. Ilead r of The CKlJSen abould send Inqulr m and proteat to Secretary Algar, To punlab Capt. Linn for doing Ma 4ulf faithfully l hardly what would fca expected from I'realdettt McKlnley'a admlnlatratlon. W note that tb Oatboilc Citizen ay that Captain Linn la a Ilomao Catholic, and that Ioherty aa been sent home In diagram, hut tail do not affect th principle of the mm, Wt print the atory Juirt m It I apara: Wabah, Ind., Not, 2.-Captalo ' lino, of ihl city, for many year the ditor of th Waba Courier, and a awpper man, known throughout ta tat, ha jut ittarned from WaatU lagton, wblther h wa aummoned 1y ii War la-partment, to xplln er Uin mtur In connection with til aarvle In th army In tb Philippine. Captain Man wan appointed to duty with th tore at Manila, hla aaalgn aveot Mt( In the eommleaary depart ment, and h galled from Han Fren lao m th 8t, Paul early In Augmt, arriving at Manila Heptember 1 Ha wa Inatrocfed, ici'n Msr juiihirtK h.n 4mtinmUin, in arb tb "liy for faltt- Ma, f4 and prorfxlona, (tuppowd to m-'inr. th and wi it!vn fart Ma ly th wi)!ltry a'if horlfl'iK to lio far a ktiiitin to h d"pari-nt at WahlnKon and fo hi rltv- br, fc wa fftaklfi a if'X'd rwrd In th tfrvU, and wh-n thr wkn M' iiifirmnf ion mit that b hd r (arnd U Han VtMriwt, and w th lar;r 'f ImfKrtant d'urn'-nla t Wahlnrn, tdM waa a rrat dal of rprlM(, 'fh a 1 nator (f hl ml Vn waa n't fard, and h rfralnd from ahrddlnc any lKht on thi nonfat wbn ho toppd hrt, Nwmfcw 7, o rouw iit, Tter waa lll tmt urprliw wh a prwia ApUn as ttoun'od that h bad fcn honorably dfar-hard from thaarcoy, Hfn affr Captain flnn l-an bia lawflatlna( profa Mrn ti How la op 0nral Ofla from tha frlavf, ba iuna, and tha prl-f In rhar i,i bathiirichi( and thw? wr appoftd 'y tm'iti.ttkut frmn (h r'bhlh'p all barlnf Captain Mnn wrtb aavnrn s undua authority, and taking llfr tia with tha nrb propty whb awnld not. tut innliM, H waa aald that wbr ha and hfa aaafaunta wr h't frfy admltM to ard plaa( thy f wad t ham "I ra I n ( h u r hn, i a t hxd -ra'a, moriaa-rl and tba t iitinurn 4 tha nnmrnin eminin. 0nral Mia, kuw, aftjwhd no Important n lb prntnf. On fplim.t M tha flrat p lfi a nw,(on raarbM fl"fral Of la, It waa f, H, lhrtf, prli-nx of lb totiKft-K-Um rfH f'aul'a, and hta Intr rad aa followa; "On tha 21 at I nat, an offir of ih mrtinuf.nrf S-.rt,twti, aald f ! Captain Mnn, wltb a detail, n'rd tba H (A Hf, f;ahrlna at Manila, and wltb tha Mafbl prpm hi ft-flfy-ing tba fontmlimrf anppll within, tba party lnfrudd thral npon (na ttil prnlhH id th ermrnd uMnAr, and vn ln( tha alplnir rom of tha nuna, Tba a fa wr tnitw)tifA by dnianda ipn fh imif In tha laffl'-a hwfn tha burrb and flofator, a d'r whl-h la titr opnd a.,l o admit lha paaaaaa lit (hi b!d aaz-ramant t fb alb and a"ylir. Tha njna prfd aa bt tb'-y wjld aitalnat thla w!la"T7 mnutlon, hut afr tba thraia of th uftifpf u, Mow tip or hunt It opn, tba door waa to no pwrpom tilth? V 4 "In tha daya of ha Knownofbfn m0m-ni In Maasi hatta, a malo doroua body fma Info rll'l tttn, ih uilmUm of th ofnw Hm Mng tba 47 a fixation of prurlflt lurUmHy, unAi-r tba cul iA tonnt lavultKHtUm, TbouKb 6mA, ih-y ara not fvrot(n, and tha nama iA tba 'Hfljalllo Cornmltta' mnt fod folk la Waw Bntland, an to tfala day, t ) hold tiu lr nowirlla. Thry ara nt for ! (irtifn, for lln'ir worha follow tham. 1 and 1 la aldnl (hat the mantli f ihw worhl- ha fallen hiilurally on th ahonldra of lha aforaald of fii(l-ra of thu pr-fit day, to whom ! neither womanly r-ra nor r)IKloua eonKcrriitlrti a'-m to h aa'rd Thara ara dutl-a whb-h, thouitb painful, ara ncaKary, and wban pi rf or mad at tha handa of a Ki-nlb-man actinic undr propir authority, and uhai-rvlna; dn formatllir. ara aknowMaad by tba wi-aki-r party with dua aubmlaaloti. Hut whan nnnai aaaary and offl loua ln tarfarania la Impowd upon a rflnd, ravwant and paaraful p"opla and la ae com pan M by broauanaa of mafifn and brutality of muhod. It la blub lima for aorna ona to protaat, and thla 1 do aa an Amarbaa tltln, In tba wama of a pipla not tin Vt warring npon woman, nor npon tallflon, In lha nam of thouaanda if ("atbolba bra on thla atpadltlon, aoldlara faithful to thalr duty and otdl"ht to your com manda, I truit Ibat lnvaat'KUo will be followed by mu n an eiampla aa will allay tba apprebiln (A tba Injured onea, and Ibat affia on-er may b brotitht tt tmUtA Ibat ibelr paltlofl not alone ulvaa pwer and en'alla re po?illlllty, but a!w eay a aorna coo alderatlon f'r tha f-llnca of tbo mlot aea;b(;l;- lm-f ahnot aypre (ate; that In Ibla way 'h abiiaaa may ha avoided In the future, "I'rU-rt of tha t'o'.mrnot of Ht, f'aul f(a Apo,t)e," WHhln a few daya after r-ltm oherty'a letter, fWieral fiU n''iiH"4 Mnn lha ha waa rel)-d id ordared him to report at Washington, Captain MftA today denlad, with m' b rebernenea, the afatefoenta i f eir, fwdierty, "Th rbarica," aald b, "that at any time I waa timlvll or wnretemanly In any rep 1 1 lb nuna, lha alatr, or tba ibureli dlftlrlea, la an In famoua falaebood, ft waa rny duty find lha aeirefed property held by tha ?panlrda, and moat of It waa bidden In tba ebirihe, bonpltala, i-onrenta and i"illaa, and my duty took m there, It mual la remefnlared that all theaa peopp wera Spaniard, In tenaely boatlla to tba Inlted iaea, re al(l(, tha authority of tb military at ery jfnl abort of abaoima yb lene, and that f wdd only ttnnA by ln: fitmn In fHUftlii pnp erty, That I waa determined to aeeura thla property If poH!, f d n'd doy, That waa diareape tfffl any perazo or to lha n'fl!tfofa of tha burb, J a lie, f waa treated wllb towif by many, If not, by moat iA tha i-hureb pep, fn fhe arformare of my dia- aafraeable duty "At tba f;olka of W, Catharlna waa realaled at erery at, and found It nveaary to eall a ruard before I waa 4uUH tt the Irttlldlnif, Af'er entering f waa atill yealaied, and It waa only with a treat deal of trouble that I nmeejed In finlahlnf my ar'b tha bufldlnff, 1 found many fma of prorlalona wkt4 In fbeaa bulld ((!, and waa blbly eompllmenfad for lha fhorouKhne of my aeanb of the edjUcea at Manila," Aa abowlftg lha faell.f of bla fallow lAIUrn, aome of tfcew f,'atbol('a( Cap tain lAun produej a iMra; bundle of fet(r bearing tha date (A OKober i, Ona from Metjt-ColoneJ , i,, Uraln fd, rompllm'Ma blm r tba ma'ef In wbbh be bad a"Ulfed blmaelf, and epreaM hla rmret at bf part ura, Another frmn Captain C telle, a Cat hold', refara to the imrt ma ttiHitWf In whbb he aarbef (ha HoajMal of Man Juan d Itl'e, and tba kindly treatment of the fllatera lb"re, In addition Colonel Hafl at Wblw-. fm, In wbb b be efa out that CajHfcln Mnn waa alut to for home ntiu df a 1 loud In the mfnda of Iboaa wA, familiar with th dHalla, and that er-r-pondawra wbb b Ann arrled would eiplaln the matter, lie lwt ad1d that tba iKtera wmild lonvlnra blru I Kan), aa Dralnard waa convlwad, that Linn waa not atufifr of tba tbatfa im.l lha arnltif fftn-f il lha II'' pilel nf Ma Jn it iMim ali firfttial erlifla( Ibat Ihrie Hl Mhiltll IKltditi't til llUHI p'll If) . htnfl tha l'.-'Ml ltiU t.lnn ,lr. Ur. tl.nl Id li ilnma la lha ranll id rtniltai y on thu t( tif h nt'tta i'f th Catlinllo 1 1 hurt h in He It. IU fln-aj. and thai iifflrrra In tha ar rir riiii"iil bat alio liii-n liifliu-n-a. by Ilia fo ilia!Ra t.f Mnrly and nilii. Ilia Him tiajt ilti la without prajii'l v to hla aarle, It rffivtlva liwamhar ' 31, hut Mun d not Inland u!mt I Una? p e!ri l) . nml f 'iitigrnaitiimli Hl.-I.-, fur the In at tlifan iluyi, hna btan ' In Waehlnaton aiiiivniii In lme the itnlnf of (Ui h.if it r"'ili'"l Major Htel blmwif u nail-fli'l that grate InJueiUa haa Imiii Ikiip, and Ihat tha ltMtd of tb aarvlca In Ih I'bHIpplnea (turiidtiila the ri'ltmluti'tii' ill of CmiIIii Llnri, who tulKht almply, aa a iuattr of rwili n be tratiafarri'd to aome othi-r iMiaf, WHAT I'ltKHIftliNT M'KIM.KV OKHIItl, Waahlnirfon, li. V, V"'. I. -Ir ai dant M'-Klnley U -tremay antloua to aa Arrhblabop Iraland appolntal papal dde-nta to the I'blllpplnaa, Tha dlaaolutlon of ibijii'b and alata In tha I'blllppltiea, Cuba and I'orto lll-, u u be aeeotnpllahad at lha earllaat poaal bla motnant, Tha rhunb boldlnaa In tha I'hlllp plnaa ara particularly lance, Tha ee. elealaatiea own fully three foui tha of tba public latida, lm ludlna; moat of tba dealrable portlona. All of thla prop arty, whb h forma tba ibun b imdow menta, will have tt contribute Ha ahare to fa revenuaa of lha laland. The rhurahaa prop-r and am-h bulld lna aa ara nereHrlly a part of the (burr Ii ealahlUbmatila will be aiempt, Tba prealdent baa promlaed, bow evar'that (hare ahall be no ifonflacatlon of ibunb properly, audi aa :iirrd In Met b'o whan Junrnr, aatabllabed lha republic there, Vrop-rty ykhta, whether of (;bur;bea or of tndlvlduala, the pfaldafjt baa aald, ahall be r' V't led In all the territory wreated from Wnln, While, therefore, roiiflmlfi tha Cathode ihurh In it preaent poaxaa alona, th prealdanl'a Jaclbm will ffifike the eburah on-? of the larval t piiyrn In aupport of tba new regime, The frtnUinlimfiit, iA thla naw order of lfi)fir will be a delf'Mie tank. In view of the magnitude of tba '(U'-a (Ion, aa far aa the I'hlllpplnea are cut earned, the prealdent la deafrnia of having tba pope end aa hla repreaenl atlre an Amerban prelate who under a'anda lha lawa of (ha Culled fttalea, who appreelatea the aplrlt of our In atltutfona and who can explain to the I'blllpplne i lergy the purity of our mo, tlrea. ''he admlnlatratlon'i dlra In thla reapey-t will ba IntlmaM tt tha tt- m pontlT unofflally, Anhblabop Ireland, when be aalla for 10mm In a few (lata, will explain to lha holy ra (ha attitude of thla swerfimenf. The prealdant'a wlabea anent the arihhlahop'a appolnfmant ara hefng eonreyed to tba rat lean throng It other ebannela, CAHUm 10 At'l'KAh to vom Venbe, )Mt, !,-. nn Carina, pr fender ( tba throne of rlpaln, awm' panled by bla wife and aulle, baa r turned bera with a view of an early rlall to fba ratban, Thla la (ha n rM algnlfl'ant mora on the part of the Carllat leader, Tba r eeftt announcement that lha pope bad finally decided that (be ylpnlh policy of (he ratb an ahall be anll-Carlial and not neutral proved a eruabfng blow lo (ba ambition of tba pretender, fo Carina bad, revlou (o thla, counted largely uiftn tha aupport of tha clergy of Upaln, whoae aympathla ara known to ba with tba prednder, A man of au'b determination and tlreleea enetgy aa Ion L'arloa lt not to ba truabed, any hla follower, and hi contemplated vlalt Ut tha pope to "lob by" for hi rauae will, It I ho;eJ by lha Carllal, party, reault In a recall of (he papal edict agalnat lha pretender and a mora favorable view of bla cauam by l,o XIII, eu Carlo, numbering among hi atancbeat aupjefter lha Cat hoik clergy of rlpaln and IbV auppoad mi (rallty 'A (he pope, ba found much aecret aaalaiaii'e whb li wa nlurally denied blm, whan the vatl'Hu'a dl ration In aupp'rt of lha preaent rip 11 IpIi g'vernnieut w mda known. Oraat eplaton for bl iicc are entertained by Don t'arlo hi be ba planned a peroiil pleading for aupport from th bead of the Catholic burb. BKCflKT CONFESSION TO A PRIEST by JUr, T. E, Vayiaai p&par, tQo. HIE POPE ilFOfllD OF j (ILItMAMSM Vrt. LATIMKM Hoiiip, Nov. 12 The eM rUciiUr Journey of Wllhalm II. (' Jnmaem crown a arb' of acilona of hlh tha ilnitiluntit may funtnibiiad Hum A irii,:!e of Hi itniinlaiii ngiilnal letl InlMin wlililn the Caihollc dum b, with llin utiji'i t of pl.,iiiltig ('HHiotii'Uin ami the nioral forre of llm pnpney In the ecrvh'f of (Ifrniniiy, Thla grand dream j mm horn In Murk HrNmh'iihurK on Iho ' ilny whi n llarr von tMimir k. htivlng ' beronia ronvlnrad by the Kiilliirknmpf ' f back of Itome'a lin'ocrclble power, formiKl by the plitn of aeaklng the t bni'kltig of that aplrlttml roik. No aoouar did Wllhalm II. mount tha throne of hla fulhera than ha enlarged the acope and defined the oiidlne of the dream, Ha apiiolntcd a hla chnn- cellnr I'rlnca Hohenlohe, a Cntholh! and the brother of a cardinal. H mad Mgr, Kopp, prlnce-hlahop of llrealau, hla court chaplain, and a car dinal of Rome; he formed an alliance wl'h the hlahopa and the centra party In order to carry out hla Idea of gov ernment, II appointed to tha poet of director ut foreign affair, llerr von Kulow, ambaMador to Horn and hu band of an Italian Judy, a man who had made a careful Invent I gull on at the Vatican and at the rolletra of the prnpngimd on mnller and men at Home, To liike the plnce of "tl;n bleat diughter of the church," to aiidlch from France bar right and prlvllayea, to break up bar proleelor ale In the Orient; to atrlke the Imag ination by bla pomiHiiia pIlKilmnKe to r)ilcHiln' and plnce upon bla head the crown of the ancient Cruaiidera; to win over men' mind and to touch IhiJr hant'ta; to a.tiow In plain light the ri-llglonriiea of (b-rmaiilmn and Ihe Kulturkampf iitid liberal tenden el" of l-iiiliilmii; am h la lh pl ni The Journey to ,f"riiH(ilem Ii the flrat hiiltle fought by Carmiifilam on Ihl field of Letln and Cremh lrdll!ofi, The atage aeiilng lacked hellhcr gian danr nor relief, Tb protection of the Catholic wa one of the element for Ha activity )n the Orient, Hliice to, when King Frederick William II, open ed Ihe wy Into I'alealln by the ea tabllahment of a Lutheran pariah and of a I'ruaao-Anglban blubojirlc, the bouae of llobenr.ollarn ba aleadlly tended toward II cotoiueat. by com bined religion nd material action, Olplomacy and the Herman minion formed tha I wo face (A a alngla Una of action, Wllhalm IL, eager for col ofilzi.lloi and of a Weltpolltlk, baa bam forttuiaia enough l gain the con fidence of Abdul Ilamld II, Whan through (ha Armenian mnaaacre and the Craeco-Tuiklab war 11 eeemed that the Kullan would have lo euhmlt bl deck to the hulier of a European dlc (atoikblp, Abdul Humid II, threw blmaelf into (be arm of the Kalaer, lo whom ha In a manner offered the protectorate over hla inuntry, In change for the protect ion of hla per mm and of hi Inaidloii policy, Counting on I bene clrciimatatice and bl precedent, Wllhalm II hoped to ruin the French proieetorte. It wa b, (t la known, who ent Cardinal Kopp to Home with the milon of bringing together again "lha (wo halvea of Ood" and binding to each other the International force of J'rua ala and th moral power of the pupal tiara It waa be who auggcaled tit (be Kullan (he taking of the flrat efepe to ward eaiabllahlng an ftomun emhaa y at Horn In order to compel the pope to create nutulature at Con eiantlnopla, a creation whbh would have brought about aa a logleal aa. ijuenea tha aledHlon of the Aptattollc Oelanilon, hbl) I tba keyaloiie of th edifice of tha Itln proleciorate, It I be, too, who ba bought for the J'orie, for a large um of money, the land of the "Uorml Ion da In Vlerg" at Jerusalem, for tha purpoe of In augurating the "natloiuillr.iiiloii" of mlaNlona. In all Hichm anM French and anil Iitin effort the Kiiler hue bat an hi agent and aatiiataiita the Car man Cathollca, Two year ago the Catholic congrai t tatHbtlmt puaeed a reaolutlon In favor of collecting con tribution for the purpoee of piirclm lug the Cnentti'uluiQ at Jeruaiilcin, The mlaelonarle of the Rieyl bouae have ever alnee 191 accepted the protection of the Carman flag tn plaia of that of tna French proUtctoraw, When WU- THE m. hi lm II I'Iih laltucd Ihl ha bxtn of i ,t -,) Inn at Klmi t'hou ttm IiUIkhw aeilnlitiait llu iilibin of Hie Kalecr' nrbl pnlliy mllh Ihe Caihidlc ndlg lotm Id. it Mi tut e, during and alma1 the Journey of I heir aoverelgtl ( (he Fuel, tin' orgniia of the Centre pnrly lime 1 111 rli-il on a violent lampitlgn agalliat the Intereela and pi 'Ullage of mince. At all polnte, at Itmne, at ('niinliiiilliiiiilii, at JiTiihhIi in and rlw- here, the ronaplrncy amiiuiad nil klmi uf Imiee and put on every man lier of form, Well, KuImit and (lerninnletii have loct thla flrat luil 1 In under riiiulltlon Hint will make the detent chmm Ittlly fuuioua and reNoiindlng, The pope, having knowledge of the hidden thntiicht of tlermnny, deeply regretted the Kalaer' atago play at KI110 Chou. He wh aorry that France wa not too quick for the Merlin chancellor' of fice. Ila refused the Sullnn' gift, for he rightly looked on an emhaaHy at Rome and a nunciature at Oonntantln opln a being a direct blow truck at Franca and at Latin lam. In hi In atructlon to Mgr. I'lava and lo the head of (he Chrlatluna In the Orient he gave Inatructlon lhat not Ii Wig, whether before or during or after Ihe Kalaer' Journey, ahnnld ba allowed to modify the privileged piadtlon of the "oldeat daughter of the church," In writing hi letter to Cardinal linn genleiu and In addreaalng hi aieech I to the French worklngmen, he for the ; Oral time In the mime of the Holy Rc I aanetloned the right of France and the prlni'lple of the rupitulitlliui and of liitermillonal trentlea. The Kulaer i wa ilecply hurt hy Ihia check; by the ! recall of Ihe l'ruaalnn Milliliter to the V 11I li nn, Huron von Kulow, aa n Huent ' of a riiplure with the piipucy, lie hnicd I he would tench the Vatican a con ) and make II draw hack, Inflexible, lco XIII, did not turn aelde from hi I blond lliiee of conduct, When, In or j der to gain the gniiliintn of the poe 1 Wllhalm II, bought from the Hultftti j the fiiAioiia at if of (h "I lornill.lon" of the Virgin and announced lo the pope, that be had taken poaaeaalon of It, lo XIII, replied to him In cuiirteou but vague term, lo ahow him f hut Ihl ru,ulltion pliM'ad at (he aervlce of the I'ejeallnn Vereln'a mlaaloiutrlaa In volved no development of the ponllfl cal policy In the Orient, At flrat Wll lielm II,, with the aaHlalance of the Herman Catholic, bail tried to appro priate the Cncnaculurii, but the Kullan did not dare to fly In the face of Mua adman fanatlclam, which hdileve thiwt the Coeniiculum ton I ulna the tomb of David, who I one of the forerunner of the Koran, Herman? Intended hy Ihl theatrical effect to atrlke the Im agination of the Cathollca, who would aaauredly have hailed the fuel aa a triumph of the Crowe over the Udm elar, In taking over the alle of the "fxirniHIon" of the Virgin aa peraonal property of the llohenxollerna, the Kalaer ha arouned li-ert 1 1 rn 0 1 an pldon, The ground doe not hdong lo Cntliob lam; the aoverdgn may take It hack at will and turn It lo any other Hie, 'I'll 'it murk diailncily the character of the prnfeed Hertnan protectorai and the differetice between It and tha trudltloiuil proleetoriile, which I a mlnlalry of unlvcraal Jua (ee and not a national Influence. At Rome, where ahtide of difference are eaaily perceived, (hi Incident hue opened many eye till then cloned to real Intention of Hermutiv. Theae epiaode In blatory have an Incalculable Importance. My remain ing fulthful to the capitulation and to traditional law, Io Xlll.'a, Inten tfon I to diow hla unhnknble reaulvt not to favor In any way Oernunlem In It silent and teal(hy atruggle ttgaiiiat France, and Ijitlnlam. Rp'at edly on receiving perou of Import ance I XIII, hn expreaaix) hla l;u-k of conflilctue in the Kalaer and In f utheranlm. He fear that a ahlft In the wind tuny aome day change the ul tiiotphero III I'ruaaiii and overthrow the Cuthollc Inatltutlona In the Orient. The Invitation to Jeruanlem of repre Hcntative of all the Lutheran churches ha been a groaa blunder In tactic on Wilhelm II,' part. How could the pope, how could the Cuthollc, give their confidence b a aovere'.gn who "jemed m a pojie" of Lutheranlira? It will ba Intereallng to watch the struggle between German Um and Liit- tli, h) ae 1n f-..,.,a H, , IHIf ni ft ;hrt h4 ! pFH l iti.i I 4 i (Ke h'.,i ,4 a.ili. tr ihn iu ittiMiel flhe ill ai)lel la a h !.. . tr a ii.. f n airi'y ttiUiv 4 ihe lirrman ettaa ay al iN.fwniieniln, md frrfrii eiqiitlelid wild l.'nin a affaHe, ( alhi.lu nd a ItaterUn, tike 1'ilnr Ib.hi), liha nml thertf.ire Hint ogi w able Mine a I .ie I , ran li.iinii , h'tr il nfl.ilrw al Rome undi r ll-rr Hh ber, and mhii nni nil) inn tii .t ttv lhi Hiyetr rle f Hie Mhlincal mmiH i later I'lubr KetiHniy of Ktate In the Foreign Ih nnilnii nl, nhere h haa lenrnad all the imnw tlnna if Hie el termil admtnleirethin. Herr von Rt-i-nil, 111 be a vnliiiilde aarnt fitr I'mikhu end ln-r bmg plnnm-d policy and ibiiigeroua for France and for Ill inium. "Hie (let noma are well awaro th.lt the preet'Ul ,iw will remnlll Op piwiil to their itcplgna, but thay count on Mi-Mug the hiiI of lha Holy Choat at the lomlng com lave, and wreat from the Kihriweor of rt XIII. what I heir plot a hove not Hiicceeilcd In ob bilnlng. The KWiiatliiii Ih therefore extremely IniereHtuig from n general point of view. A they Imve entered vlctorbma ly Into the nffulr of the world through the war with Kpnln, the United Htate have no longer the right to look on Ihl duel without liitcrcHt,. The protector ate lu the Orient, the fight between Herman Ihiu and Ijitliilwm. I one of (he nuietci piece nil the dlplomatla chcMHhoard. The reapectlva poaltlon of the power I cloeely connected with thla game, The net Ion of Hernianlam at Roma and In tha Orient cuata a cu rloiiH light nn ihe recent Carman pro teiiNlon In Ihe Culled fitato. Inno niluuto In New York 8un, Nov, 27. (There I nothing obscure In the pa pal policy na outlined In the above letter, The wime mlHchlevuti game Ih being played now that brought nlx'iut the Franci) I'niHalaii war of IR70-IK7I Hint ended no dlauatroiiHly for France, The cnnUiiuoii aim of tha Vatican, now controlled by the Jca tilla, I the UeetrucHon of Hi rmutiy. Iliuiie never tun nml never will for give (,'eimuiiy for liming bceii the flrat to hreiili away from her thriildoin, and any nml every manna, even If II ahinild ulao Involve her liiairunient, France, in n rum moti deKtriieilon, will be lined by Home to ruin (lermmiv. For tho furlhernnce of the devilled policy, It la tiiecHHiuy that America ehoiild be brought Into eubjecllon lo the ViitL-an; hence the honeyed woiil and dullei'l'iig phrtiaea (if Rome'a ngent toward our country. Hut we tnmt. their efTort will prove frultleaa, mid Hint whatever peaceful or lie revcrae, they will al way be dlciuled by unit he In harmony with A mer lean and not Romlah Inter eat. At the lime the above letter waa penned, Ihe writer wa evidently not aware Hint the French government bad renounced It protectorai of th Ro man Catholic of other than French nationality Id Turkey, and would make no protcat or oppoaltlon to Ihe action of the Herman ICmperor In the mailer of Herman protection be ing given to Herman Catholic In (he Ottoman empire. The hope Indulged In at the Vatican, therefore, thut A ciuiae of conflict between France and Ocrmuuy might be found In Oil quan tum, happily prove to he .futile, a It la llieeralv lo bo dealred all It In trigue for the illHlui'bitiiee of tha world 'ce muy he. There are bet ter cauaeH and higher Internal than llmae of Riimleh aacenduney In the affair of the world to be fought for. It fighting there 111111 he )-Primitive Ciilholle. KOMON INFLLKNCK. The oft repealed aaaertlon on th part of Ihe I'ope of Rome that the hope ol the Cuthtdie church U In the Re public of the Culled Stale, eem to find JuetUlciillou In the anxiety of Hie church ul hoi lllc to promote ttm an nexation of all territory conquered from Hpuin to thla country. ICven the 1 ouaervutive and usually correct lh- ton TruiiHcript fwl alarmed at lh prpepei't of having ten or twelve mill ion of Roman Cuthollc .uddenly placed under Hie control of tht gov- erniiient, In eome of the Inland there I a union between church and atute, und the iiciiulettion of the mne by the United Htutea may require the continu ance of the aitiue policy, Whut a lino thing it will be to have Roman Catho lic prlceta In Hi Philippine, Porto Rico, efid oilier colonial dcpendenelee. draw their aularlc from the capacious P'Kkela of I'nile Sam! He may oven be called unon to build thu if ctiurihee mid cathedral, a well aa to kep theiu In good repair. Spirit- uallatH, do you waul a policy of thla kind carrbd nt by our government? If not, what are you going to do about It?-Truth Seeker.