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THE OMAHA SUNDAY BEE.
SIXTEENTH YEAR. OMAHA , SUNDAY ftlORNING , MAY 15. 1887.-TAVELVE PAGES. NUMBEK 331 J
NO REST FOR WEARY
Oommoccrs All Worn Oat Battling With the
Grimes Bill ,
BUT LITTLE HOPE FOR RELIEF.
The Irish Members Pluckily Working to
Hinder the Measure.
DRILLING THE GERMAN TROOPS.
Berlin Crowded With Military Going
Through the Spring Manoeuvres.
EMPEROR WILLIAM ON HAND.
Some of the Effects of Spring in tbe
THE QUEEN'S PUBLIC PAR&DE.
Her Majesty SliovvH Herself Off to the
tv London I'uhllc nnd Kilters the
Mansion llouuo In Stnto
Tor the Flrnt Time.
/5S7 till Jainc * ( Innlonlerineff.l
LONDON , May 14. fNow York Her
ald Cable-Special to the BKI : . ] In consid
ering the present position of affairs one ele
ment of a personal nature concerning mem-4
bcrs cannot bo omitted. It Is the air of gen
eral weariness and fatigue over the entno
house owing to the Incessant strain placed
upon all sections and parties since the open
ing of the session. Twice this week mem
bers bavegono homo by daylight after sitting
from twelve to fourteen hours. Thu result is
that everything Is jaded In mind and body.
In ordinary sessions members get occasional
nights olT without difficulty , but this > ear
calls are Issued dally detailing constant at
tendance even during the dinner hour no
rest , no holidays for anybody. The Irish
members generally have no other
business requiring attention and thus are
able to devote their whole time to pnrlln
inentary work. But a largo proportion of
the house consists of mercantile men or
lawyers , who are llttlo fitted for their dally
d'Ules by sitting up till U or S every morning.
The consequences begin to bo been In the In
creasing difficulty of Ihe whips on both
sides to hav Ing men down to the house. The
Uladstonlans attend In smaller numbers
every week and the liberal-unionists are also
dropping off. The ministerialists manage to
keep a majority , Thursday night they sunk
twenty-two in ono division , the lowest } et
recorded this session. No such unremitting
worK was over exacted from parliament be
fore over so long n period , with no prospect
of relief , for as fast as the amendments to
the crimes bill are wiped off at ono olid
another scries are tacked on at the other.
TIIK ONLY sunn : IIKURF.
It Is therefore difficult for any man to see
when or how the bill can bo carried unless
by a resort to contrivances not usual In
English 'legislation. The cloluro does not
answer the expectations of Its chief pro
moters. Tim only way of evadlne It Is by
multiplying the amendorente , each requir
ing , In common decency , reasonable time
for discussion. Unless recourse can bo had
loan expedient sometimes adopted In con
gress naming a given day for reporting the
bill and demanding Its third reading all
summer must pass without materially ad
vancing It. A proposition to this effect , It
Is said , lias been under consideration by the
government , but nothing has yet been posi
tively decided to any exceptional coup.
There will bo a strenuous opposition , led bj
Gladstone , who Is keeping watch over the
general tactics of the opposition.
TIIK OOVEBNHHNT HANKS UVIWOKHN.
It cannot , however , bo denied that
the ministerial majority remains un
broken , Bright goliu Into the lobby
with them early every night. There
are no signs ot a split among the
liberal unionists In any luiaiter. Thu bil
will undoubtedly be passed. The only ques
tion U when and by what means.
wonic OF TIIK iittsuir.Minni. : .
"Tho mat'i brunt of the opposition thus far
lias fallen on Sim llealy , who sits hour after
hour , undaunted by continual defeats , every
ready with a fresh crop of amendments.and
objections , making twenty or thirty speeches
every night , as If It all woio
child's play. The other Irish leaders
are In the back ground during the discussion
calling chiefly for subtlllty. 1'arnoll has no
once appeared. Dillon is also absent Doxton
and McCarthy are Mere , but rarely Intcrforo
The committee work Is haiassing and tedi
ons to the last decree , but llealy sticks to I
without flinching. The rank and tile cf the
I'nmollitescan do little moru than vote when
called upon , Though skirmishers , llko
Tanner , are constantly ready to make sud
den attacks tin the onoin'a Hank , Once or
twice angry scones have occurred and olTcn-
slvo epithets exchanged across the floor be
tween the younger and hotter spirits , but t
usually wo go on w ith fair good humor until I
the hrst streaks of dawn appear In the east
Meanwhile the public outside regards with
impatience , tlioso prgtracted piuccedings ,
nnd another session Is slipping and no legis
lation auYctlng the Intuiusts ot the general
community Is even attempted. This cannot
but cause great disappointment , and must
end ultimately to the Injury of the conserva
tive party , although the ministers are power
less , under the present cltcumstauccs , to help
themselves. The country has been promised 1
ceitaln definite things. It It docs not get t
them there will bo bitter complaints.
Still , the belief that lieland Is
In a dangerous state leads the people
ple generally to acquiesce In the suspen
sion of ordinary legislative business and
prevents , according to my belief , any
substantial growth of Gladstone's btrength.
From my own experience In various parts of
the country 1 judge that the determination :
not to consent to anything losembllng Ulad-
btonc's scheme Increases rather than declines.
Tids , 1 am aware.Is not Gladstone's own
view , but last year he fully believed the coun
try ready to support him. The bulk of thu
worklngmcn take the stand on the main-
talncnce of the union and will not
budge nn Inch from that. This
determination must bo recogulml or
any future scheme for giving lieland
homo rule will Inevitably bo shipwrecked.
Kven In Scotland , good authorities declare
that the unionist feeling Is making great
headway. Chamberlain's speeches pro
duced considerable eltect nnd ho has returned
with renewed confidence In his cause. Kv
crjbodjftdmlU his reception was far more
friendly than was anticipated In the very
6ttvt and center of GUdstonlanlsm. If Scot
land Is wetkonloB ID Its attachment for ita
old Idol , It will be ominous of that section of
the llbeaalsvvho cast their fortunes with htm
A MATTKIt OF U.STKIITAINTY.
All this matter Is of some uncertainty till
he next election , which cannot bo brought
bout for some time. The unionists will not
onsent to plunge the country In the excite-
nent and expense of another dissolution. I
lo not H'O how the government can be beaten
n any material question. Churchill , though
opH | > sed on the retrenchment principle , has
'oidlally supported It when threatened by
ho opposition , will doubtless go on lighting
i stout battle for economy and exposing
nnnv abuses In tl.n public service , but as
sisting the government in Its Irish policy.
"IU resolve to bring about a pure and better
administration of public funds obtains tlio
cordial approval of the country and In
creases the ranks of his supporters.
1 < ANI\N ) I'AHI V or llEKOKVt.
"When the ministerial estimates for the
fear come under discussion you will hear
many things surprising you. Jobbery nnd
corruption nre in greater danger now than
ever before nnd the only man wo c\n look tote
to cleanse the Augean stable Is Churchill.
If any reasonablu solution of the Irish
problem Is only possible the country would
'Kill It with delight. Wu might then
nnprorch the pressing questions now
thrust aside. We should all feel llko men
emerging from some horrible nightmare
whenever that tlmo arrives. Kandolph
Churchill will lead the party of reform , and
the day of governing this country by family
rlL-nt , private Interests and official jobbery
will have passed away. You will see the
first steps toward blinking about this result
even before the present session Is out.
A Mr.MiiKii OF PAHUAMI.NT.
TUB GERMAN MANCKUVItLIS.
The Km per or Very IJiisy Reviewing
ICnnrlgJiik97Ly / Jam's Gordon /temicft. ]
cni.i.v , May 14.-rNew Yoik Herald Cable
Special to the IKi.J : Now York would
hnve thought Itself In a state of seine If for a
single day troops passed through the city as
troops have been passing for the past week-
Infantry , cavalry and artillery , marching to
nnd fro so that from early morning to 3 or 4
o'clock In the nf let noon the tramp of in
fantry nnd the rumble ot nrtlllory Is pretty
constantly In one's ears. On busy Frlederlck
strasso are found companies of Infantry fol
lowing each other so quickly that the music
of the military bands got sadly mixed up.
All this comes only from tlio spring ma
noeuvres which bring to Berlin troops from
all over the military district centering here.
TIIF. KAISKU'8 MILITARY 11HEAKKAST.
Nearly every day ot the week the young
emperor spent the moining reviewing the
troops , either heio or In Potsdam. Last
week ho began the service by breakfasting
at Potsdam with the officers of his regiment
as guests with true German sympathy. A
big cake , covered with ninety small lighted
candles , was brought on after breakfast to
commemorate the ago of the emperor ,
who personally commands this regi
ment. Tills pleased the emperor so
that ho said the officers must also
have some remembrance or the day , so
ho himself cut the cake and gave each officer ,
with his on hand , a piece of the cake nnd a
lighted candlo. Then , that all might smoke ,
the kaiser lighted a cigarette ami a smoking
parliament began Its session.
Some what later the llttlo five-year-old
future emperor , the son of the crown prince's
eon , In the palace opposite , also had his
birthday cake with flnn candles upon it and
got with it his first suit of .unlfoun , thus
boating his great grandfather by ono year in
begiuing his army service.
AT THE I'AllADK OltOUNDS.
AH through the week crowds regularly
waited to cheer the emperor as ho passed on
his way to the parade ground. Wednesday ,
In spite of tlio raw day , his simple low horse
carriage passed ns usual , followed by several
gorgeous court four-ln-hand equipages.
Once on the parade giound , the emperor
cries "Good morning" to the retrl-
ments , which answer with n co
lossal "Good morning , your mn-
jesty. " Then , by skiliul driving , the em
peror keeps a position to sco thu whole K-
viuw to the best advantage. The infantry
march and countermarch , but always toward
thu emperor. There are skirmishes , storm
ing of earth works , cavalry charges and prac
tice with new repeating rifles , all of which
the emperor eagerly watched from his posi
tion close to the line , noting the defects and
watching the terribly rapid liio of the new
repeaters with a never tiring eye.
AN AMUSING INCIDENT.
Thwsdny the emperor again went to Pots
dam. On his way to the depot and old mar
ket woman created a good deal of amuse
ment by forcing a horse car , In which she
was , to stop until the engineer passed. She
was sunburnt , muscular , and patriotic. Hid
ing on the front platform with her baskets ,
she heard the cheers announce the Emperor's
approach. The driver of the car was too busy
to be patriotic. Ho wished to
drive on , but with a "Eh , wa wcnn ,
un'ser kalsci commct wlrd , commet wlrd ,
nlcht jafahren , " the old frau laid violent
hands on the driver and summarily stopped
the car. She had a picture of the kaiser at
home , she explained , and no sti ct car
should prevent her Basing her ka'.onr ngaln ,
So thu horse car passengers saw the em
peror pass and got a salute from him , nfter
which a stiong-armcd patriot set the driver
up in his place again and urged thu horses
forward to make up lost tlmo.
TOUCIIINO iKVKiiNci ! ; : : rou TIII : IMI : > IIIOK. :
A pleasant feature of all this military re
view ing Is that , in spite of the severe and
long-continued exercise Involved , the em
peror is so strong as to bo able afterwards to
lunch with his officers , receive visitors , or
make calls the s-amo ntturnuon. Yciy touch
ing Is the simple revcience shown every
where forthoompeior. A good example of
this fueling is shown In a letter bezlnnlng :
"Dear Mr. Kmperor , " which the mall re
cently brought to the place. A child com
plained that the father of an old soldier
lamed in the Austrian war was now helpless ,
so that he , with four sisters ami brothers ,
often wont hungry , so the appeal made to
the emperor was the most natural course for
the child's mind , nnd tlio emperor Is now
having the matter Investigated ,
OONi : INTO SUMMKlt ( JIFAIITEIIS.
Spring weather , though not too warm yet ,
has already had Its eltect , and noted people
have begun to go into summer residences.
The Kaiser still stays here , but later goes to
Ems. Gnstlun Is said this year to be forbid
den by his physicians. Tim crown prince Is
already In his iiiunl summer quarters at Huts-
dam , and Count Yon Moltke went Tuesday
to his Koban estate. Count lllsmark goes to
Ireland to see Lord Lonponderry.
Prince Bismarck also soon loaves Berlin for
his estates. The latter , by thu way , has boon
lately renewing youth by a horseback gallop
through Thlergarton , with the result of fresh ,
healthy looks , which delight every ono seeing
him. U seems to show a certain lack of en
terprise on the put of the French pipers
thatthejo rides have not been duly tele
graphed as a preparation for a raid on
OOIIY NUWSPAPKn STOllIKS.
Sacoudly , the spring weather lias brought
an Increase of heated comments by the Ger
man papers on their French rivals. Almost
every Issue ( bit week ( Uo JJerltu papers con-
talncd some story of French or Uusslan at
tack on Germans ; from Paris Is clvon a
thrilling account of Germans attacked on
the streets : from Belport coino stories of
Germans arrested as spies , or attacked by
crowds of angry Frenchmen ; Irom the
Moscow Oarctto is clipped a funny
article describing battalions of carrier
pigeons and regiments of dogs which
Germany Is training for a march
on Paris. Kvon , according to this comic
Muscovite , Germany proposes to establish a
regular canine school that every do. : In Ger
many may bo trained to snarl for the father
land. All of which serves to slowly Irritate
Germans , more especially these who notice
the continual cry of the Prussians , which Is
used In Fiance as a term of reproach Instead
of the desired names of the German. As yet
these articles lead to no threats from German
papers , though ono Influential paper suggests ,
with a malicious chuckle , that Franco had
better stop squinting toward Alsace-Lorraine
and watch Its own border very closely.
As a natuial result of the hrltatlnn against
Franco comes the news of n more stronger
enforcement of the laws In Uclchsland , the
civ 11 officers being replaced by those of tried
fidelity. Persons who sneak French , or edu
cate their children In Fiance , manufacturers
or ilch laud owners with houses In pans , all
aru under suspicion and subject to Instant
expulsion , It caught In any suspicious act.
Quito a sensation was created momentarily
by a statement in the Alsace journal that sev
eral great factories owned by French
men have their work people trained and al
lotted into companies so ns to go over bodily
to the Invading French army. Although
probably a lie , the story scorns to show still
some of the heated fuellngalong the frontier.
Their Itclntlons Ilcc-onilng Friendly.
BKHUN , May 14. Official advices from
St. Petersburg to-day declare that there Is a
marked improvement In Uusslan rotations
with Germany , and that the entente cordiale
with Piince Bismarck , has renewed despite
the polemic over the Austro-Kusslan tienty
regarding the occupation of Bosnia. This
statomentconltlcts with the- fooling in Bui-
lin official circles , and Is Interpreted as In
dicating n dread of further revelations of
new intrlgtii ) on the part of Kusla , who , It
Is alleged , Is trying to Induce Austria to
abandon n German alliance. The origin ot
the recent disclosure Is now known to be the
discovery by Prince Blsmuck that Itussla
was making approaches tor another soeiet
treaty with Austria , with thu object of de
taching her from Germany. The disclosmes
hnvo ellected Its puipose of frustrating the
liussinn game nnd obliging the Austriun
government to summailly refuse to consider
any ariangcmcut not Unown to Germany.
LONDON'S GALA DAY.
The Queen Enters the City With Tony
LONDON , May 14. The city is nblaze with
excitement this afternoon , the occasion being
the v sit ot the queen for the purpose of
opening the People's pnlaco nt Mile End.
The route selected tor the royal progress ex
tends from Paddington station , in the west
ern portion of London , to Mile Knd , at the
extreme eastern limit. The distance is about
eight miles , the Irish colors and stars being
conspicuous in many places. The queen
will reach Paddington station from Windsor
at 4 o'clock. She will bo accompanied
by Prince Christian and Prlnco Henry
of Battenberg and his wife and Princess
Beatrice. She will bo mot by a civic escort ,
and with her escort will pioceed In car-
ilagcs , escorted by a troop of cavalry. Thu
line of the procession will bo guarded by
10,000 volunteers and 5,000 tegular troops ,
comprising artillery , infantry and cavalry ,
all selected largely with a view to brilliancy
and contrast , their different uniforms as ad
ditions to the pageant , nnd 10,000 policemen.
At llolborn the loid mayor and civic officials
will await the queen's advent In the old city ,
and after saluting her and formaly welcoming
ing her to London , will proceed with her to
the People's palace. Theiu the Prince of
Wales , Marquis of Lome and Duke of Cam
bridge will receive her majesty. The queen ,
in ner progress to the palace , will proceed
throughout the section of London known ns
the city for the first time In many yenis.
nnd her visit has aroused great
excitement. The lord mayor and municipal
officers of the city of London wont In car
riages trom the Mansion house to thu clty'.s
boundary llne-Holborn. They alighted and
awaited the queen , who was in an open car
riage. At the queen's appioacli the lord
mayor received a pearl sword from a sword-
bearer. His worship lowered the point , con-
uiatiilated her majesty on coming to tno
most loyal city anil piesentcd the sword to
the queen , bnu took It anil returned It. The
lord mayor and letineii then placed them
selves immediately in advance of the quecn'b
carriage nnd escorted her ncross the citv to
the eastern boundnry-Aldgate. There they
bade her farewell for a brief time and re
paired to the Mansion house to wait her
majesty's return. The queen proceeded
to the People's palace and ascended the
dais , where the Prlnco of Wal"s , Marquis of
Lome. DiiKo of Cambridge and archbishop of
Canterberry had assembled , the choir sing
ing the national anthem. The queen thun
received the gold key. Mine. Albanl aang
"Homo , Sweet Home. " nnd the Prince of
Wnles declared the People's palace open.
The announcement wns greeted with a great
flourish ot trumpets , followed by the nrand
choir rendering "Old Hunilied. " Sub
sequently the queen laid the fust stone of
the foundation , with the technical
spools attached , of the Peoplu's palace.
At the conclusion of the ceremonies thu royal
procession started on Its return. By com
mand ot the queen , the loiuest routu back
was taken , the procession moving oft Into
Burdett road , irolng thence along Commer
cial load to Oldgale. This deviation was
oideru'l to please the clti/ens , who requested
it. Arriving again nt tlie city limits , the
loyalcaitlago was met by the lord major
civ ic officers , and escorted to the .Mansion
house , which the queen cntmcd In state tor
the tirst tlmo In her life. The lord mayor
were crimson and uimlno robes , only as
slimed when the sovereign visits him. Hi
conducted the queen to the tea-room. The
weather was line nil day.
American Art in Scotland.
[ Copi/i luM ISV7 by Jam * * ( Imlm llcnnelt.l
EDINIIUUO , May 14. [ Now York Herald
Cable-Special to the BKE.J The natlonn
gnllery hero , which American tourists ma )
remember ns In that Grecian building de
signed by Playfalr on Princess sheet , will
soon have on exhibition Chutchu's "Ning
nra. " The name of the donor , Mr. Kennedy
who bought It nt tlio Stewart sale , Is praised
by every Scotchman. It Is rumored that Mr.
Carnagle , now on his honeymoon , is to bo
another nrt-hmlng Scotchman who wil
fuitlier remember the capital of his native
land. The new picture , I hear , is to hang litho
the room where ate Sir Noel I'aton's pictures
"Oboron" and "Titanla , " Wilklu's "John
Knox Dispensing the Sacrament , " am
Landseer'b "Kent Day in the Wilderness.
Mr. Kemied's gift will term the first Amer
lean works In the gallery.
International Bicycle llaclnr. ;
LONDON. May 14. The first of a series o
live bicycle races took place to-day between
Hovvell , of Wolverhnmptun , and Woodside
of Philadelphia , the dlsUncu twenty miles
Woodsldu nt the beginning rushed to tin
front , lead nt the end of the first mile , wine !
was nude In U minutes and 43 seconds. A
the end of the tenth mile Woodslao w.ts stil
In tlio lend , but toward tlio close Howe !
gained and won by fifteen yards. Time ,
hour and 40 beconds.
AfllrniJ the Agreement.
PAIIIS , May 14. The Journal des Debuts
affirms the agreement between England nn
Turkey relative to Eirypt It Includes tli
evacuation of Kjrypt by the British in three
THEY DIDN'T.COME ' HIS WAY ,
The Reason Why McShano Failod'to Secure
Marshal Bierbowor's Scalp.
AN INCIDENT OF THE ELECTION.
Death of Justice Woods nnd Much
Speculation ns to Who Will Uo
III * Successor Other
MuShnnr And Patronage.
WASIIINOTON , May If. [ Special to the
Ir.i : . ] I have been waiting till the clouds
oiled by. After McShano left , a small por-
lon of the sky was lurid with sulphmous ex-
mlatluns. Den Hayden's southern friends
n position wcic furious. They claim Lnmar
'ccommendod ' him for Clmdron , and then
unmixed him Nlobrara ; then Mnrklcy has
eally many friends In the departments
ivliom he made on two visits here. They
boldly assert that ho was promised Patker's
place , nnd that the mosldent had his name
n the list , and when ho was ciowded OH" ho
was also piomlsud Hruce's place. All these
[ icoplo are bitter on McSlmne. They say ho
A as the evil genius : that ho came hero os-
: oii ! > lbly for Blerbower's scilp , and Insisted
hat Kuclkl Martin , of Omaha , should have
Ills place. Hut when Attorney-General ( ! ar-
and said that not nnothur federal olllco-
lolder from Omaha , and when the president
said the same tiling and nsked McSluno to
lame some democrat outside of Omaha , that
McSlmne felt soie , and finally glow Into a
better humor and submitted to the Inevitable
and told the president hu felt llko the urchin
who said if ho could not have his picture
aKcn he wanted to ha\c his tooth pulled ; ho
must have some diversion , and ho could not
go back to Omaha with his tall between his
egs nnd skin off by a democratic admlulstra-
lon ; that ho must have somu-
bodj's scalp. Then the piesldent of-
'uied him three postolllccs. McShanu said
hat that was not an eijiuvalcnt for mnr&h.il ;
besides , Vllas Intended to appoint the new
lostmnsters before he c.une. Tlio president
lien said : "Ask for anything elbO In the Nu-
braska democratic vineyard , except the head
of 'John the Baptist , ' to-wlt , Uiurbower"
any place where he could rind an otllce filled
by a republican who was willing to let go ;
that Nebraska was so overwhelmingly ropub-
Ican hu thought It would be treating that
gieat state badly to remove or dismiss any
republican. So McShanu , upon iniiuiry at
the land ollicc , found that Miner \V. ilrnce ,
while here a few weeks ago and when here
about a vear ago , had unhesitatingly told
Commissioner Spa lies and Seciotary Lnmar
that ho was not only willing but dusiious
w lion they could appoint n man ns his suc
cessor to yield any moment. Kncouraged by
this , McSlinno explained to the president
that Drucu was willing and ready to step out.
only awaiting the appointment of a suc
cessor. Thu piesldent "said ho would cause
Inquiry to DO made , nnd If the facts weiecor
rectly stated ho would .axumino the papers
nnd see who ought to be Appointed. McShane
Indignantly replied that hu supposed hu waste
to name the man. The piesldent replied he
mubt appoint Markloy theie. Ho intended
him for 1'aiker's place , but hu had been
euchred nut ot tliAt , unu hu was fairly en
titled to it. But McShsno said he thought It
was understood he wai to name the man ,
and It was 'generally agreed among
his friends that as lirtico was from
Knox county the newsman should bo Mono-
steel , from that county , tlie late democratic
senator from that district , nnd who had lost
much money hi Kilning on toot n democratic
paper. Hut tliapre.sldentshookhis head and
said he icqtiired other and tliltuient reasons
In appointing a man In the service , holding
that a nubile otllce was a public trust. Then
McShano shook his he.id and quietly said :
"Tlio devil 1 on do I" and paused , and the
piesldent paused. Finally the president
s-ald : " 1 will compromise the matter. Mr.
Wclna hasboon strongly recommended. Hu
Is a Bohemian , nnd thuie are many Ho-
hcminns In Nebraska , although they gen-
eially are republicans. It will bo a good
point politically. " "es" said McShano.
giimly , "a public office lea public tuistl' "
This trust rankled thu piesldent , and he said ,
sternly. If McSlmno would bo satisfied with
Welna hu would appoint him. McShano
assented , savin : ho nui-it scorn to have some
scalps at his belt when hu rctoi tied lo Omaha ;
that the charter election would bo held in a
few days , and he must hasten to be theiu.
Thu president said :
"Your mnvor Is now democratic. "
"Yes. said McSlmne , "and tlie next ono
will be. My four thousiud majority will
secure that. "
Thou thu President smiling , replied :
' It vou elect a democratic mayor theio
shall lie a change in tlio Marshall nt once. "
McShano smiled nil over nnd uttered
'good ' a public office Is n public trust , " and
linn led toOmnhatoelcctademocraiicmayor.
But a tew davs tlieretiftor there was a
eloom In the White House. When the wires
brought the Intelligence that n lepubllcan
mavor had been elected by nearly a thousand
majority. Ben Wilson and some trlonds of
Mark ley called on Dan Lament , and ho told
them thu above story ot McShane's visit to
thu President , and said he aiwavs thought ,
and Dr. Miller had often told him , that while
McShanu was honest , ho find no decision or
judgment as a loader ; that there was no ex
cuse In Omaha going republican unless Mc-
Shano's stupldidity except Uoyd , teeling
that if It went Democratic It would strength-
oil McShane , nnd Bolrbower would hnve to
go. Then they swore all around , took a
drink , und vowed the President was right ;
that there was no ptrt ot America west of
Illinois that a democratic President was
bound to respect.
Justice Woods Dead.
WvMiiNoio.v , May 14. Justice William
B. Woods , of the surrogate comt of the
United States , died at his leaUcnco In thU
city at 12:10 : p. m. to-day. Ho was seriously
111 In California about a month ago , but Im-
pioved enough toonablo him to came hero.
After his arrival ho continued to grow
woise. His d'bo iso was dropsy. Ho sultoied
Intensely last night , but In tbe early morn
ing ho apparently became Insensible to piin.
Ho was entliely unconscious this morning
and the only evidence of life was his slow
resplintion. It Is understood to bo the du
sire of Justice Woods'family to have bin
burled In Ohio , where ho was born. Thu
funeral arrangements have not boon made
Justice Woods vviHborti In Newark. O. ,
nnd after receivln r hlsprlmnty education ,
was sent to Yale college , whore hu
graduated In 1S45. Subsequently ho
studied law and bsgan the prnc
lice of his profession in 1K47
Entering the political arena as a democrat
ho was elected In tbS7 to the Onlo leglf latuio
and was made speaker , nnd was re-elected to
the samn body two years there ifter. After
the bieaking out ot the war of IbOl ho won
Into tlie military service as lieutenant culono
of the Suventv-slxth infantry , serving unti
thu war closed , when he was brevet majo
general. He was mustered out In Alabama
where ho remained , returning to legal dutle
and pnl tlcal life. Ho wns chosen state chan
eellor for six years but after serving In thl
position for two j ears was appointed by Pies
( dent Grant circuit judceof thel'nlted State
for the Fifth district , which office ho licit
while icsldlng in Mobilu for a number u
\ears. Ills promotion to ihu supreme cour
took place In lbs > o.
Speculation On the Sticco ssion.
WASiiiNoro.v , Mny 14. [ Special Telegram
gram to the BKK.J' Although Mr. Justice
Woods , of the supremb court , expired less
than twelve hours ago , there nro already a
dozen candidates In tlio Held for the plnco
m ado vacant by his death. This Is the first
chance that President Cleveland will have to
appoint a mouibor of the supreme court. It
Is by far the most Impoitant office ho has
had to fill since his Inauguration , and he will
doubtless take some tlmo to nuke his selec
tion. The gossip to-nUlit mentions Secre
tary Kudicott sa a poulble candidate for the
- ' " '
' - "iTifiarrn
> laco. Justice Woods was n native of Ohio ,
( though ho had been a resident of the stnto
f ( Jeorgla for se\eral > oars prior to his np-
) olntment. Ills death leaves the south \ \ It li
nt a representative on the supreme bench ,
nd for this reason It Is likely that In ehoos-
nir n successor the president will select a
outhern man. ( larland Is anxious for a
eat on this hunorable bench. His friends
ay that his ono ambition is to oc-
upy a scat on the highest court
n the country. They s-w. too. that hu
las freqiiei tly told the pie ° tdent that he de-
ircd to leave the cabinet for the court.
1'heso friends ot the attorney-general nlso
irofess to believe that the president Is In
clined to grant the wish , but in spite of
lopes' there Is very llttlu likelihood that the
( resident would do anything so foolish ns to
appoint Mr. Carhind. Such an act would bo
suicidal fiom n political standpoint. The
connection of the attorney general with the
infortunato P.in-1'.lectrlc telephone com-
> any wn too flagrant , and It Is not likely
hat the picsident would care to risk thu
consequences ot such an appointment. It Is
uorn prntublo that somn guod southern
awyer whoso character has not been
smirched by even tim semblance of crooked-
less will bo unpointed , but it Is not likely-
hat the appointment will bo made for some
nunths to come.
Tlio President VIsltH Mount Veruou.
WABMI.NOIOX , May 14. | Spoclal Tele-
Irani to the BKK.J Sumoof Piestdent Cle\o-
and's friends were surprised to learn to-day
hat he nos'cr visited Mount Vernon till ves-
: erdoy , and that ho had nut thu least Idea of
.ho surrounding ) of where rest the bones of
.hu father nnd mother of this count ! } . The
president nnd Mrs. Cleveland made the trip
ipon the Invitation of Mrs. Laughton and
Acre accompanied by Mrs. Folsoin , Uoner.it
ind Mrs. Sheridan and a tuw others. After
unchcon theio they retutncd to the city
ibout 0 o'clock In tno evening. Mrs. Cluvo-
and Is now wearing a stylish gray cloth suit
n dally dress. With It she wears a girlish
turban hat , black trimmed , with light loops
of black velvet In front. A black and white
striped umbrella completes her half-mourn
ing toilet. Mis. Cleveland has delighted tlio
Hearts of the > oung ladles hero , whoso en
gagements have been recently announced ,
by promptly sending thorn a piettynotoof
congratulation. She has a rare faculty In
the wording of the pieclous missives as well
isinnotosot sympathy received by ladles
who have suffered family bereavement. Some
of her warmest admirers are attached to her
simply by the kindly expression ot condol
ence she sent them on these occasions ,
which was prompted by a genuine sympathy
and In thu rush of winter , when It was pop
ularly supposed slio was busy with social
matters Mrs. Welch , who still remains at
Oak View with Mrs. Folsom , resembles her
closelv and has a most attractive lace. She
is slighter In figure nnd her hair Is quite fair ,
though the .sisters are. seemingly close to
each other in age. Little May Huddleston
returns to her home in the west after school
s over. She has been great company for
Mis. Folsom all winter. Mrs. Cleveland will
bo with her mother much this summer.
The Immigration Question ,
WASHING ION , May 14. iSpecial Telegram
: o the BEI.J : The state department Is con
tinuing Its search for Information thtough its
consuls concerning Immigration , with a
vlow to laying the subject before congress
when It convenes this winter and asking im
mediate action. An immense pile of reports
mvo been received from nil parts of the
world. onictaLs at the department say the
reports show that labor troubles , oppressing
laws and general dissatisfaction afford the
object of the people for leaving their native
lands for this country. It Is not believed
that from th6 character of the people coming
liero they are desirable as inhabitants , and
Consuls In most instances iccommcnd that
Ihe Inflow be stopped , as they state further
that most of the countries yielding up Inhab
itants to this country would bo glad If wo
would f01 bid immigration for a period of say
live years , when an effort will no made to
keep thu population at home. It Is gener
ally believed that a bill will bo passed early
in the comliiL- session to prohibit Immigra
tion from ne. r.y It not ullcouutiles.
WASHINGTON , May 14. [ Special Telegram
lo the liii.l : : Postollices have been estab-
ished In Nebtaska and postmasters np-
minted to thorn as follows : Henry Folse ,
L'elton , Chojonno county ; William 11. Uock-
tord , Minatave , Cheyenne county.
The time schedules of Nebraska star routes
imvo bcon oidered changed as follows , on
luno 1 : ( Senova to Turkey Creek : Leave
( iunuva Tuesdays , Thursdays and Saturdays
at 1 : i3 ! a. in. ; arrive at Tin KOV Creek by t flO
} . in. Leave Turkey Creek Tuesdays ,
Thursdays and Satuidays nt 10 a. m. ; niiive
at ( ieneva by 12'JO : p. m.
Cieiuhton to Aten : Leave Crclghton
Mondavs , Wednesdays and Frldajs at 7 a.
in. : arrive at Aten by fiiHO p. m. Leave Aten
Tuesilavs , Thuisdays nnd Saturdays nt 7 u.
in. ; nrrho at Croighton by r > :3D : p. m.
WASHING io.v , May 15. [ Special Tele
gram to thu Bii : : . ] ColoneJ Albeit O. Hrock-
ett , Thiid cavalry , is qulto 111 at Fort Davis ,
Texas , and Lieutenant Colonel David It.
Clendenln , same regiment , Is commanding
the post. First Lieutenant George Palmer ,
Ninth Infantry , has been appointed adjutant
of the regiment , to date June ir , to succeed
First Lieutenant Kdgar li. Robertson , whoso
tcim expires on that date.
Aimy leaves : First Lieutenant John K.
Myers , T'lirdaitillery , Washington barracks ,
until Juno ' 3 ; First Lieutenant Clavton 8.
Buibank , Fourth Infantry , Fort Lyon , col
ored , ten davs further extension ; Major
Anson Wiles and Captins William li. Ken
ned ) and Thomas C. Lcbs , Tenth cavaliy ,
compo-o n board convened nt Fort ( irnnt.
Arl/niin , to examine Fiist Seigeant William
11. ( ilvuns , troop K , Tenth cavalry , for ap
pointment as post quartermaster-sergeant.
Hospital Steward Thomas 'lill , Fort Washa-
kle , Wyoming , six months ; Sergeant .lames
Casej , troop M , Fourth Cavaliy , six months
to go abroad ; buigeant Fieclrick ( irleb. tioop
A , Filth cavalry , six months , to go abroad ;
Sergeant Wellnnn Maiilton. batteiv. Fifth
artilery , 3 ! ) dajs ; Sergeant Chirles C. II111-
man , company C. Fifth Infantry , lour
months : t ergeant Alfied Wool , rompany 11.
Twentieth Infantry , lour months ; Sergeant
Henry Steirun , company A. Tvventj-third
Infantry , two months , from May'.JO ; Corporal
David K. Stanley , troop K , Seventh cavalry ,
ono month , from Juno 17.
Ileciprocity in Canada.
Tonoxro , Out. , May 14. A general meet
ing ot the board ot trade was held last night
to discuss the subject of commercial union
or reciprocity with the United States. The
meeting was large nnd influential , represent
Ing all commercial interests and trades. The
subject was very fully consldeied , but the
debate wns adjouined until next Thursday
President Darlliu and Plot. Coldwln led on
the side ot vvlilur commetclal relations. The
following resolution was Introduced :
"Hesolvcd , That in conformity with the
sentiment ot thu Canadian people expressed
at intervals with great unanimity for many
\uars , this hoard icgaids as advantageous to
the mutual piosperlty of the United States
and Canada the removal of uvery possible re
striction upon international trade.ami alllrms
that the proposal tor a commercial union be
tween the two countries U worth ) of the tull
es t Investigation and most earnest conslJera
tlon ot thu Canadian community. "
Illation Ireland at Home.
ST. VAITI , May 14. Bishop Ireland
reached homo this morning from Europe ,
nnd received n warm welcome. Hu wns pro
seated w Ith a handsome caTlnvu and a pah
oi line horses bv friends regardless of dem
oustratlun. Tlio bishop refused to be inter
A Slay For ( irnttknn.
MII.WAUKKK , May 14. Judge Sloan this
morning granted a stay ot proceedings until
thu next term ot the supreme court In ( irott-
Kan case. Urottkau's ball was tucd at S-V
Hho Hnlls l-'rom New York With Kx-
IireHslom of HoRrot.
NKW YOIIK , May U.-Spcclal [ Telegram
to the UKK-I The deck of the Cunard
steamship Umbrla was crowded at 10SO : to
day when Madame I'.ittl , accompanied by
her niece , and with Slgnor Nicotine bringing
tip the rear , walked on board. She was also
attended by some friends who had come
down to say good-bo to her. She looked
as radiant as she usually does on such
occasions and no trace ot'the Indisposition
that prevented her singing on Wednesday
night was visible. "But t really was qulto
li" she said to a friend who made some
iiug'iliig suggestion to this eUeet. " 1 hnvo
lover been in thu habit of disappointing the
iiibllc , and 1 don't mean to begin at this latu
Jute. Ho\vever \ , It Is no use , recurring to
hat topic. 1 always do feel very sad when
. leavu New York , ntid on this oc-
aslon my regiots mo even deeper than
iisual , tori shall feel ns wo steam
nit Into the bay that 1 am looking at It lor
he last time. 1 don't think that 1 shall sing
iiuch longer , indeed , my South Amuilcan
.our will probably end my stage career.
Then we shall return to our home in Wales ,
and live as becomes simple country folks.
As you know , ns soon ns 1 get to London I
give a set Ions of concerts under Ab
bey's management nt Albert hall , nnd
jnay appear In some operatic selections
such ns wuga o here In thu eatly part of the
icason. Atteiwards , In September. 1 rest at
uy castle in Wales , and next Maichl .start
or that South American tour , to which 1
ouk forward with moiu pleasure than appru-
Ovei In Hoboken a similar scene was being
.iroduced , only the departing ones were In
this ease Henry K. Abbey , Mis. Abbey and
Minn. Scalchl. Mrs. Abbey hasiiliiost en
tirely recoveied lium her lameness.
A nitiUGH 10 ui j isuitvr.
Two Ilnllroail Companies Secure a
Charter at Sioux City.
SouixCirv , la. , May It.-fSnoilal 1'olegram
o the Bee. ] Altogether the most encour
aging piece of now that has been given the
imbllc in this city for n long time Is the posl-
Ivo nnuouncemunt today that the Chicago &
Northwestern and Chicago , St. Paul , Minne
apolis A ; Omaha railroad companies had en
tered into nn agreement with our local bridge
companyto take the charter held bv It nnd
commence the building of a bridge across the
Missouri river at onco. Preparations had al
ready been made for voting 8300,000 tax by the
city to assist nn eastern corporation In erect-
ng the bridge , but the present arrangement Is
eminently more satisfactory all around. As
a result the day has been a must exciting and
active one In real estate and business circles.
Much property has changed hands and It Is
confidently believed that the greatest boom
it the noitliwest will bagln next week. The
railway companies now agieo to accept the
charter of the Sioux City Bridge company ,
refund nil money expended in preliminary
suiveys , adopt tlio line and profiles of the
bridge company and use the brldgo com-
) > an > 's engineer , Mr. Morrison , in the con
structions ot the hi Idee under the name of
the Sioux City Bridge company ; that
the biidgo shall bo open to the
use of all companies upon reasonable
compensation : that thu work shall
begin as soon as the secretary of war shall
approve the plan and as soon as the old
bridge company can turn over the stock and
franchise , which they agree on their part to
ilo. It is now certain that the union depot
will bo at the terminus of the bridge on this
ildu. There Is altogether a more hopeful
und confident feeling hero to-day than has
ever before been experienced.
-Stonx rityv " "Uonfd "of ' ! qiTaTlzatlon.
Sioux CITV , I.V. , May ' 14. [ Special Tele
gram to Tin : BF.I : . I The city board of
eqnnli/ation has been engaged during the
past week In legalizing the assessment of
city property. Mora than usual attention Is
being given to tlio assessment matter this
year , and the hitherto very honest estimates
Will bo greatly increased. A very thorough
and carolul revision all around Is being
made. It Is estimated that on the basis of
present ligmes the total valuation of city
property will icach 810,000,000.
The Striken Practically Kndetl.
Siorx CIIY , In. , May 14. [ Special Tele
gram to the BEK. ] The carpenters' strike In
Sioux City Is practically ended , the tailors
having come to an understanding with their
employers some time irgo. Most of the car
penters have returned to woik on the old
basis of nine hours. Biiildingopuratlons arc
lively , moiu now structures now being under
way than ever befoio this early in tlio sea
Got the liouncc.
Cr.nvii llAPins. la. , May 14. ( Special
Telugiam to the Bnr..J 1. N. Ha/lett and
James Wormley , manager and cashier of the
Amerioinext _ > res3 office , have been bounced
lor banking on the company's funds , llaz-
lett has about 8.VX ) and Wormluy about 8 00 ,
nnd both have skipped. Wormluy went with
a female of unsavory tepiitntion. John J.
Hussell , of the Sioux City ollicc , Is In charge ,
and thu deficit has boon madu good by the
relatives of the absentees.
THE Flttli IIKCOI ) .
Distillery and Butterlnn Factory
Ditrncd at Hammond.
CiiirAflo , May 14. Shortly botoio noon to
day at Hammond , Ind. , a four story distil
lery and adjoining butterino factory were de-
strotd by u fire which caught from asji.uk
from n passing engine. Tlio lumber ynid of
Williams Bros. . John I/ivvs it Son's ware
house , and bterrls \ Co.'s distillery wore
also destroyed. The entire loss Is nbout
51W,000 ; Insurance light.
IIIuFIro In New York.
Ninv YOIIK , May 11. To-night lire broke
out in the hay sheds on Thirty-third street
west of eleventh avenue , ovv nod by the New
Yoik Centi.U railroad. Before It could be
gotten under control it communicated to
Theodore B. Chase's grain and feed mill , on
I'.levetith avenue , and to some wooden hay
sheds on Thirty-fourth street. Thu flames
extended fiom Thlrty-thlid to Thlrtv-slxth
streets , mid sp.trks vveio whirled on
to houses TOO feet distant. Two brick buildIngs -
Ings on Thirty-fourth stieet owned by the
Rochester Blowing company also raiighl lire
nnd were destroyed , nnd about twenty horses
were burned lo death. The Manhattan mat-
ket hullditiir , among whoso occupants are
Armour & Co. , the Chicago Beef company
nnd the Manhattan Beef company , wns
ha\edby strenuous efforts. The nggregntu
losj Is estimated nt from S1.V > ,000 to00XXt ! ( ,
of which Chase loses about 3i5UOJ.
A Htramnr Destroyed.
BIIISTOI , , It. I. , May 15. The steamer Km-
piro State , which has been lying at thu wharf
of the railroad company during the winter
past , was totally destrojed by lire this morn
Ing. The lire was dlscoveied about 1 o'clock.
When the firemen arrived the flames bin
mail o such progress that It was Impossible to
stay them , and thu steamer with all her
fuinlshlngs and fixtures was destroyed
Two mon who were on hoatd as shin keepers
baiely escaped with thcis lives , losing al
thelreflucts. Tim loss , Including the work
tl.at has recently been nut on hnr prepara
toiy to the excursion season , will probably
reach j-100,000 ; insured fur 810,000.
Had Flro lit Quebec.
Qi'Kiir.c , May 14. A conflagiatlon oc
curred Sunday morning , destroying a tun
nery , lumberyard , machine and boiler works
and causing a loss of 81'AOQO.
Shot nt a 1'rlcnt.
AI.IUNV , ' N. Y. . May 14.-Whlle Rev
Father Loouoy was hearing confessions litho
the cathedral this e\enliiK Alice Craig entt-i
ed the edilico and approaching within aboil
six feet of thu conlessional box , drew a re
volver ami fired three fmots nt him wlthou
effect. Thu would be miirdeiess was arrest
cd , She Is evidently insane.
O'BRIEN'S ' ' CANADIAN TOUR.
Ho Receives n Hearty Reception on Ap
rival nt Quebec.
PLEASED WITH HIS PROGRESS.
V IllK > ln s Meeting nt Toronto Pro *
tests Ajinlnut HH |
There Cheers fop Lang-
downo and the ( Jitccn ,
O'llrlen nt Quebec.
Qunnr.c , May H.-William O'Hrlcn nr-
ived In the city nt 8o'clock , by steamer fioni
ilontrenl , which left tor ( Juebec ) esterdny.
) 'Hrlen left the vessel at 10 and though !
o escape In n cat ) nnooserved , but ns ho
stopped nshoro "t'nt" Unn , n policeman ,
vhospoko with n rich biogue , nishcil for.
vnrd Hint grasped him wnimly by the hand.
' .May thu hoavuns save joii , sir , " ho e *
lalmed. ' ! would .sooner have your llttlo
Inger than the body ntul bones of Lntis-
unvn . " nt which O'Brien smiled. Throats
fiom lorouto contlnuu to loom up bigger
nnd blggei , and the editor of United Ireland
ntul tlui peonlo lieie who are best qualliicd to
udge , assert that they niu onlv threats. The
inost slguilicant fact that hasot transpired
s She olfer of Quebec IIILMI to scud a stalwart
jodvguard of armed men to escort O'Brlun
to Totonto. O'Hrlcn , who Is anxious to do
nothing that can bo construed Into violent
ictlon. refused the offer , which .shows , not
withstanding the enthusiasm nron c < ! , that
little oxcusoieiiuilus tor Toronto to create a
Perhaps thu exact situation
may best bo ns-
citaincd Irom O'lirlen himself , who .spoke
to nil associated press reporter this afternoon
as follows : "Up to the picicnt the lesult has
more than answered my most .sanguine ex
pectations. From end to end of this province
of Quebec , although , of course , 1 have en
countered n peed many opponents , J have
not experienced the slightest marie of dis
courtesy , not to say violence. 1 have met
some who doubted the advisability of our
visit , but 1 havn not met a single one who.
liaving heard us , was not comlneed that we
Had the amplest nnd most justllicatlon for
the course wo have taken. 1 have been
slmi'ly ' ama/cd at the extent to which the
piojudlco so unscrupulously aroused against
us has been dissipated In the coursn of tht
-iriotest intcicourse with the people. The
fact Is , of course , duo not to ourselves , but to
the absolutely unanswerable strength of our
Indictment. This result Is , I think , thor-
ouglily secured that the Canadian people re-
eognUe that a case has been made which
must be answered. Not a single one of
Nurd Lnnsdowno's champions In the press
linve attempted to tackle the facts ot I he con
troversy , although Lord Lansdowne , man *
weeks UKO. through his aide-do camp , sup
plied them with his version of thu transac
tions. Ills friends are icduccd to two pleas ,
neither of which will bear the light of robust
nubile criticism for a moment. The tact la
that as governor general Lord Lnnsdowne 18
sublimated abo\o all criticism from peopla
whom ho rules nnd who pay him. This Is a
doctrine so antipathetic to Uritish constitu
tional law that 1 can scarcely Imagine how
any person Instructed In the rudiments ot
Knglihh constitutional history can for a mo
ment propound It. Lansdowne's other plea
Is a still more washy one , namely , that his
mouth Is closed against defense. His own
action and that of his agent utterly confute
It. He was himself first to resort to newspaper
controversy on the subject before 1 had an
opportunity , and first to make an exparto
and dUngonlous statement of his sldu of the
case before 1 had any opportunity of an
, ' 'KJPU : are refused poruiUslon to appeal
In Ottawa , what then P
"Well , I shall certainly exerclso my legal
right and visit nnd speak at those places. "
" ( -'an they prevent youV"
"There Is nothing In the law of Canada to
prevent me cm Tying out my intention , nnd
while 1 should most deeply regret that out
visit should be the occasion ot the smallest
Interruption of domestic tranoulllty In Can
ada , I teel coercion , as a matter of llfo and
death for nearly htty cruelly oppressed Irish
tenants , to go right ahead and arouse hones *
public opinion against these atrocities. I
should bo sorry to anticipate that these iii-
niorsof wnrhnve any serious significance. "
' Hut nil too Mails In Toronto nnd Kings
ton having been denied you , does the law
permit ot open air speaking ? "
"lam Informed that by the law we are
perfectly free to sneak In the open air. It
an v distm banco should now take place the
guilt of it would be on thu shoulders of the
London Times , whoso incitements to vie
lence against us are of the most brutal and
unmistakable character. Its comments on
our Canadian visit are of the same character
as the Incitements of j.ord Randolph
Churchill , which generated thu Belfast
To-morrow. O'Brien will deliver n speech
before thu local branch of the National
league , and stnit on Monday for Toronto
nnd speak there Tuesday. Ho will start the
following day for Ottawa , where ho wiP
speak on Tlinrsday , nnd , according to pres
ent nirangemcnts , In Kingston on Saturday.
TOKOXTO , May 14. A. nubile meeting was
held this afternoon in Queen's park to pro
test analnst William O'Brien's coming to
this city for the purpose of speaking against
the governor cenoral. The meeting was at
tended bv between 10,000 to 15,000 people.
The proceedings were characterized by the
greatest enthusiasm nnd perfect order.
Major 1 lowland presided. Alter the mayor
had read the proclamation calling the meet >
Ing , the bishop of Algoma moved the liist
resolution as follows :
Timt this meeting reprobates the action ot
William O'llilcn visiting this city for tha
purpose ot exciting n hostile feeling ngalnat
his excellency , the governor-general , on no *
count ot thu dlllerence between tils excel *
loncv and his tenants In Ireland , ana ex
presses Its entire nnd unabated confidence
In the high character of bis excellency , tbe
Marquis of Landsdnwne , and in his fitness
to represent her majesty in Canada- "
His lordscip in moving the resolution pro
tested against the great wrong , unblushing
indecency nnd audacious Importlnanco
about to bo perpetrated by O'Hrion coming
to Toiouto. Ho said this fair dominion was
not the homo of rebels. O'Brlon's coming
was founded on falsehood and hypocrisy.
11. K. Clarke , M. 1 * . II. , seconded thu icso-
lutlon , which was supported by the bishop of
Toronto and carried amid tremendous cheer
ing and waving of hats. Only about twenty
hands vvcro held up ngnlnst the resolution.
1'iot. Goldvvln .Smith moved the second resolution
elution as follows :
"Tlmt this second meeting looks with per.
feet confidence to the parliament of the
United Kingdom torn wise and just settle
ment of all questions In relation to Ireland. "
Ho said that while willing to give all the
benefits to Irish citl/ens , he wanted to be
done with this trickling to the Irish vote.
Speaking of O'Hrion , he said they did not
want have his excellency attacked by men
steeped In venom and with lipscnvomed
Itev. Dr. I'otts and Itev. ( } . M. Mllllgan
supported the resolution , which was can led
amidst tremendous checiing , only one or
two hands being field up against It.
A loiolutlon carrledth.it copies of these
resolutions ho tiaiismltted to the governor
Kenei.il and I.oid Salisbury tlitrced the true
trouble In Ireland not to landlords , but to
thu tenants , who weru moonlighters , boycotters -
cotters , etc. . Mayor How Imil addressed the
meeting , thanking them for their orderly bo-
havlor , urclng them ani'd ' cilcs of "Never"
to irlve O'lirlen a fair huirlng If hu came
hero. Thief chreis and a tiger were given
amidst great enthusiasm , waving of hat.s for
the queen and Lord Lansdowtie. and a vast
multitude with uncovered heads jolmd In
Hlnirlng the national anthem. Mayoi How-
land sent thu following cablegram to Lord ,
"The treat mass meeting at Queen's park ,
Toronto , icprobates O'llilim's mission und
expresses confidence In Lord Lansdnwne.
Sim also looks with conlldeucfl to the Brltltli
paiHumant for a wlsu and just settlement of
the Irish question ,
A Iteuupilim nt Otinwn.
OTTAWA , Out. , .May 1-4. The Irish ( likens
nnd National league liovn arranged to KVI ! :
William O'Urlen n joint iccuptlon. The
toiler rluk lian bueu engaged tor his lecture ,
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