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THE OMAHA SUNDAY BEE ;
SIXTEENTH YEAR. OMAHA , SUNDAY MORNING , MAY 15. 1887.-TWELVB PAGES. NUMBER 331
NO REST FOR WEARY
Commoners All Worn Out Battling With the
Crimes Bill ,
BUT LITTLE HOPE FOR RELIEF.
The Irish Members Pluckily Working to
Hinder the Measure ,
DRILLING THE GERMAN TROOPS.
Berlin Crowded1 With Military Going
Through the Spring Manoeuvres ,
EMPEROR WILLIAM ON HAND.
Bomo of the Effects of Spring in the
THE QUEEN'S PUBLIC PARADE.
Her Majesty Shown Herself Off to ( tie
& . ; London Public and Enter * the.
MatiHlon llnuHO In Btato
for the Firm Time.
JS.97 liu Jnmcx ( Ionian ItcnncttA
LONDON , May 14. [ New York Her
ald Cable-Special to the Hni.l : In consid
ering the present position of affairs ono ele
ment of a personal nature concerning mem
bers cannot bo omitted. It Is the air of gen
eral weariness and fatigue over the entue
house owing to the Incessant strain placed
upon all sections and parties since the open
ing of the session. Twice this week mem
bers bavegone homo by daylight after sitting
from twelve to fourteen hours. The result is
that everything Is jaded In mind and body.
In ordinary sessions members get occasional
nights ntf without difficulty , but this jcat
calls arc Issued dally detailing constant at
tendance even during the dinner hour no
rest , no hohdaj.s for anybody. The Irish
members generally have no other
business requiring attention and thus are
able to devote their whole time to parlia
mentary work , lint a largo proportion of
the house consists of mercantile men or
lawjers , who are llttlo lilted for their dally
duties by sitting up till 2 or 3 every morning.
The consequences begin to bo been In the In
creasing difficulty of the 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
twcntj-twoln ono division , the lowest jet
recorded this session. No such unremitting
work was over exacted from parliament be
fore over so long a period , with no prospect
of relief , for as fast as the amendments to
the crimes bill are wiped off at ono end
anothei series are tacked on at the other.
TIIK ONLY SUItB ItKUBF.
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
Kngllsh 'legislation. The eloturo does not
answer the expectations ot Its chief pro
moters. The. only way of evading It Is by
multlpl ) Ing the amendorente , each rerjulr-
Ine , in common decency , reasonable ) time
for discussion. Unless recourse can bo had
to an expedient sometimes adopted In con
gress naming a given day for reporting the
bill and demanding Its third reading all
summer must piss without materially ad
vancing It. A proposition to this effect , it
Is said , has 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 by
Gladstone , who Is keeping watch over the
general tactics of the opposition.
TIIK aOVEHNMKST 11 VNKS UViinOKKV.
It cannot , however , bo denied that
the ministerial majority remains un
broken , Bright goliu Into the lobby
with them early every night. There
nro no signs ot a split among the
liberal unionists In any ( [ muter. The bill
will undoubtedly be passed. The only ques
tion U when and by what means.
VVOIIK OK TIIK IIUSII MKMIIKRS.
The mal'i brunt of the opposition thus far
has fallen on Sim lloaly , who sits hour after
hour , undaunted by continual defeats , every
ready with a fresh ciop of amendmentsand ,
objections , making twenty or thirty speeches
every night , as If It all weio
child's play. The other Irish leaders
are In the back ground during the discussion ,
calling chlclly for subtlllty. 1'arnoll has not
once appeared. Dillon is also absent Dexton
and McCarthy are here , but rarely Interfere.
The committee work Is Imiassing and tedi
ous to the last decree , but Healy sticks to it
without flinching. The rank and lilo cf the
1'ainellites can dollttlo muro than vote when
called upon , Though skirmishers , Ilka
Tanner , nro constantly toady to make sud
den attacks up the cnom > 's Hank , Once or
twice angry scenes have occurred and otren-
slvo oulthots oxclmigcd across the floor be
tween the jouuger and hotter spirits , but
usually wo go on w Ith fair good humor until
the first streaks of daw n appear In the east
HO V TI1U COUNTRY rKIII.S.
Meanwhile the public outside regards with
Impatiencetlioso prgtracted pioceedlugs , ,
and another session Is slipping and no legis
lation affecting the Inteiests ot the general
community Is oven 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 thu present circumstances , to help
themselves. The country has been promised
ceitaln dellulto things. If It docs not get
them there wll ! bo bitter complaints.
.Still , the belief that Iieland 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 Mrongth.
From my own experience In v artous parts of
the country 1 judge that the determination
not to content to anything resembling Glad
stone's scheme increasesiatherthaiideclines.
This , 1 am aware.Is not Gladstone's own
view , but last year he fully believed the coun
try ready to support lilm. The bulk of the
worklngmen take the stand on the maln-
talncnce of the union and will not
budge an Inch from that. This
determination must bo recognized or
any future fclunie for giving lioland
homo rule will Inevitably bo fchlpvvrcaked.
Kvcn In Scotland , good authorities declare
that the unionist feeling Is making great
headway. Chamberlain's speediest produced -
duced considerable eltect and ho has returned
with renewed confidence In his cause. Ev
en bed ; admlti his reception was far more
friendly than was anticipated In the very
e tit and centar of Uladstonlantsm. If Scot
land la weakening In its attachment for lh
old Idol , It will bo ominous of that section of
the llbeaalsvv ho cast their fortunes with hint
A MATTKH OK UNC-KIIT UNTV.
All this milter Is of some uncertainty till
the next election , which cannot bo brouaht
about for some time. The unionists will not
consent to plunge the country In the excite
ment and expense of another dissolution. 1
do not HO how the Government can be beaten
on any material question. Churchill , though
piwscd on the retrenchment principle , has
lonllally supported It when threatened by
he opposition , will doubtless goon lU'litlng
stout battle for economy and exposing
inanv abuses In tl.n public service , but as-
Istlng the government in Its Irish policy.
Us resolve to brine about a pure and better
administration of public funds obtains tha
cordial approval of the country and In
creases the ranks of his supporters.
IIAMIV'S I'Alll V 01" HEl-OKvr.
"When the mlnlsleri.il estimates for the
. ear como under discussion you will hear
many things surprising jnu. Jobbery and
coiruptton am In greater danger now than
ever before and the only man wo cvn look tote
to cleanse the Augean stable Is Churchill.
It any reasonable solution of the Irish
problem Is only possible the country would
i.nll It with delight.Vo might then
anprorch the pressing questions now
thrust aside. Wo should all feel like men
emerging from some horrible nightmare
whenever that time arrives. Randolph
Churchill will lead the p-irty of reform , and
the day of governing this country by family
riu'ht , private Interests and official jobbery
wilt have passed away. You will soothe
Hrst steps toward blinking about this result
even before the present session is out.
A Ml.MIIKH OK 1'AIlUAMhNT.
THE GERMAN MANOEUVRES.
The Einporor Very ISusy Reviewing
| O > J > f/r(0M ( if&r by Jam's ( Innlnn lltniictt. ]
Hi HM.v , May 14. [ Now Yoik Herald Cable
Special to the BKII.J Now York would
have thought Itself In a state of sol ire If for a
single da > troops passed through the city as
troops have been passing for the past week-
Infantry , cavalry and artillery , marching to
and fro so that from early morning to 3 or 4
o'clock in the afternoon the tramp of in
fantry and the rumble ot artillery Is pretty
constantly In one's cars. 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 the spring ma-
nunivres which bring to IJorlln troops from
all over the military district centering here.
TIIK KAISKU'S MILITARY lIllhAhKAST.
Nearly every day of the week the young
emperor spent the moinlng reviewing the
troops , either heie or In Potsdam. Last
week ho began the service by breakfasting
at Potsdam with the officers of his regiment
as guests with true German sjmpathy. A
big cake , covered with ninety small lighted
candles , was brought on after breakfast to
commemorate the age of the emperor ,
who personally commands this regi
ment. This pleased the emperor so
that ho said the officers must also
have some remembrance ot the dav , so
ho himself cut the cake and gave each officer ,
with his on hand , a piece of the cake and a
lighted candle. Then , that all might smoke ,
the kaiser lighted a cigarette and a smoking
parliament began Us session.
Some what later the llttlo five-year-old
future emperor , the son of the crown prince's
son , In the palace opposite , also had his
birthday cake with fine candles upon it and
got with it his first suit of .unlfoim , thus
beating his great grandfather by ono > ear in
beglutng his army service.
AT THE I'AIIAUK OI1OU.ND9.
All through the week crowds regularly
waited to theer the emrmror as ho passed on
his way to the parade giound. Wednesday ,
In splto of the raw day , Ids simple low horse
carriage passed as usual , followed by several
gorgeous court four-in-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 ma
jesty. " Then , by skiltul dilving , the em
pcror keeps a position to see the whole H
view to the best advantage. The Infantry
inarch and countermarch , but always toward
the emperor. There are skirmishes , storm
Ing of earth works , cavalry charges and prac
tice with new repeating rifles , all of vvlucl
the emperor eagerly watched from his post
tlon close to the line , noting the defects and
watching the terribly rapid Hi o of the nov
repeaters with a never tiring eve.
AN AMUSINO INCIUKN T.
Thursday the emperor again went to Pots
dam. On his way to the depot and old mar
ket woman created a good deal of amuse
rnent by forcing a horse car , In which slu
was , to stop until the engineer passed. Slu
was sunburnt , muscular , and patriotic. Kid
ing on the front platform with her baskets ,
she hoard the cheers announce the Kmpuror's
approach. The driver of the car was too busy
to bo patriotic. Ho wished to
drive on , but with a "Eh , wa wenn
un'ser kalsei conimct vvlrd , commet wild
nlcht jafahrcn , " the old frail laid violen
hands on the driver and summarily stopper
the car. Sha had a picture of the kaiser a
homo , she explained , and no sti ct cai
should prevent her . > ealng her ka'.a.ir again
So thu horse car passongeis saw the cm
peror pass and got a salute from him. af te :
which a stiong-armed patriot set thodrlvui
up in his place again and urged thu hoises
forward to make up lost time.
TOUCHING isKVKiin.vci : ron TIIH IMI : > IIOII : :
A pleasant feature of all this military re
view Ing Is that , in splto of the severe am' '
long-continued exercise Involved , the em
peror Is so strong as to bo able afterwards t <
lunch with Ms officers , receive visitors , o
make calls the --imo afternoon. Vciy touch
Ing Is the simple roveiencu shown every
where for the empeior. A good example o
this feeling is shown In a letter beginning
"Dear Mi. Kmpcror , " which the mall re
cently brought to tha place. A child com
plained that the father of an old soldio
lamed in the Austrian war was now helpless
so that he , w 1th four sisters and brothers
often wont hungry , so the appeal undo to
the emperor was the most natural course fo
the child's mind , and the emperor Is now
having the matter Invcsti.-ated.
OONK INTO SUVIMKIt ( JUAIITKItS.
Spring weather , though not too warm yet ,
has already had Its ellect , and noted people
have begun to go into summer residences.
The Kaiser stilt stays here , but later goes to
Kins. Gastlen U said this > ear to be forbid
den by tils phjslclaiis. Tlm crown prince is
alrcad ) In his uiu.il summer quarters at Hots-
dam , and Count You Moltko went Tuesday
to his Kolstn estate. Count IHsmark goes to
Ireland to see Lord Lonponderry.
Prince Hlsunrck also soon leaves Berlin for
his estates. The lattei , by the way , has boon
lately renew Ing jouth by a horseback gallop 1
through Thlergarten , with the result of fresh ,
healthy looks , which delight every ono seeing
him. It seems to show a certain lack of en
terprise on the put of the French pipers
tli.it tlieio rides have not been duly tele-
craphcd as a preparation for a raid on
GO Y MUWSPArEH STOIHKS.
Socoudly , the spring weather has broiisht
an Increase of heated comments by the Ger
man papers on their French rivals. Almost
every issue tb.il week Uie Berlin papers con
tained some story of French or Uusslan at
tack on Germans ; from Paris Is given a
thrilling account of Germans attacked on
the streets : from Uelport colno stories of
Germans arrested as spies , or attacked by
crowds of angry Frenchmen ; Irom the
Moscow Garotte is clipped a funny
article describing b-xttallons of carrier
pigeons anil regiments of dogs which
Germany Is training for a inarch
on Paris. Even , according to this comic
Muscovite , Germany proposes to establish a
regular canine school that every do * In Gei
many may bo trained to snarl for the father
land. All of which serves to slowly Irritate
Germans , more especially those who notice
thecontlnuil cry of the Prussians , which Is
used In Fiance as a term of reproach Instead
of the desired names ot the Germ-in. As yet
these articles lead to no threats from German
papers , though ono lntlttentl.il paper suggests ,
with a malicious chuckle , that Franca had
better stop squinting toward Alsace-Lorraine
and watch Its own border very closely.
As a natuia ! result of tha hrltatlon against
Franco comes the nowsot a more stronger
enforcement of the laws In Uclchsland , the
civII officers being replaced by those of tried
fidelity. Persons w ho sneak French , or edu
cate their children In Fiance , manufacturers
or ilch land owners with houses In pans , all
are under suspicion and subject to Instant
expulsion , It caught In any suspicious act.
Quite 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 as to go over bodily
to the Invading French army. Although
probably a He , the story seems to show still
some of the heated feelingalong the frontier.
Their Rclntlons HccMimlnc Friendly.
UKIIM.V , May II. Official advices from
St. Petersburg to-day declare that there Is a
marked Improvement In Uusslan relations
with Germany , and that the entente cordlalo
with Piluce Ulsmarck , has renewed despite
tinpolemic over the Austro-Kusslan tieaty
regarding the occupation of liosuia. This
statementconllicls with the- feeling In Uei-
lln official circles , and Is interpreted as in
dicating a dread of further revelations of
now Intrigue on the part of Russia , who , It
Is alleged , Is trying to Induce Austria to
abandon a German alliance. The origin ot
the recent disclosure Is now known to be the
discovery by Prince Uismuck that Uussla
was making approaches toi another seciet
treaty with Austria , with thu object of de
taching her from German ) . The iilsclosmes
have cUccted its purpose of frustrating the
Russian game and obliging the Austrian
government to siimmaiily refu o to consider
an ) aniuigeme.ilt not known to Germany.
LONDON'S GALA DAV.
The Queen Enters the City With Pony
LONDON , May 14. The city Is ablaze with
excitement this afternoon , the occasion being
the v sit ot the queen for the purpose of
opening the People's palace at Mlle Knd.
The route selected tor the ro > ar progress ex
tends from Paddlngton station , In the west
ern portion of London , to Mlle End , 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 P.uldlngton 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 be met by a civic escort ,
and with her escort will piocecd In car-
iiagcs , escorted by a troop of cavalry. The
line of the procession will bo guarded by
10,000 volunteers and 5,000 regular 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 , and 10,000 policemen.
At Holborn the loid mayor and civic officials
w III await the queen's advent In the old city ,
and atter saluting her and formaly welcom
ing her to London , will proceed with her to
the People's palace. Theio the Prlnco of
Wales , Marquis of Lome and Duke of Cam
bridge will receive her majesty. The queen ,
In her progress to the palace , will proceed
throughout the section of London known as
the citv for the first time In imny jears.
and her visit has aroused great
excitement. The lord mayor and municipal
officers of the city ol London went in car
riages from the Mansion house to the citj's
boundary llne-llolborn. They alighted and
awaited the queen , who was in an open car
riage. At the queen's appioach the lord
mayor received a pearl sword from a sword-
bearer. Ills worship lowered the point , con-
giatulatcd liei majesty on coming to tno
most loyal city and presented the sword to
thu queen. She took it and relumed It. The
lord ma > or and retineu then pi iced them
selves Immediate ! } in advance of the queen's
carriage and Cicorted her across the city to
the eastern boundaiy-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 ofV.il ° s , Marquis of
Lome. Dukoof Cambridge and archbishop of
Canterbury had assembled , the choir sing
ing the national anthem. The queen thun
received the gold key. Mine. Alb-vnl bing
"Homo , Sweet Home. " and the Prince of
Wales declared the People's palace open.
The announcement was greeted with a great
nourish ot trumpets , followed by the nrand
chou rendering "Old Hundied. " Sub
sequently the queen laid the lust stone of
the foundation , with thu technical
spools attached , of the People's palace.
At the conclusion of the ceremonies the royal
procession started on its return. By com
mand of the queen , the loiuest route back
was taken , the procession moving oft into
Burdett road , iroing thence along Commer
cial ion ! to Oldgate. This deviation was
oidere I to please the cltl/ens , who requested
it. Arriving again at the city limits , the
loyalcaniago was met by the lord major
civ ic officers , and escorted to the Mansion
house , which the queen enteicd In state tor
the first time In her life. Tha lord major
wore crimson and einilno robes , only as
sumed when the sovereign visits him. Ho
( onducted the queen to the tea-room. The
weather was line all day.
American Arc in Scotland.
[ Caiiui luht llVi h > i Jamfi ( limlin lisnnetl. ]
EniNiiuno , May 14. [ New York Herald
Cablo-Soccial to the HKB.J The national
gallery here , which American tourists may
remember as In that Grcchn building de
signed by PUyfalr on Princess stiect , will
soon have on exhibition Churcho's "Niag
ara. " The name of the donor , Mr. Kennedy ,
who bought It at the Stewart sale , Is praised
by every Scotchman. It Is rumored that Mr.
Camaglo , now on his honeymoon , Is to bo
another art-loulng Scotchman who will
fuither remember the capital of his native
land. The new picture , I hear , Is to hang In
the room where aio Sir Noel I'aton's pictures ,
"Oberon" and "Tltanla , " Wilklo's "John
Knox Dispensing the Sac re me nt- " and
Lnndseer'b "Kent Day In the Wilderness. "
Mr. Kenned's gift will tonu the first Amer
ican works In the gallery.
International Iliojclo Itacln ? .
LONDON' . May 14. The lirstof a series of
the bicycle races took place to-day between
Howe ! ! , of Wolverliampton , and Woodslde ,
of Philadelphia , the distance twenty miles.
Woodsldo at the beginning rushed to the
front , lead at the end of the first mile , which
wasuudo In ii minutes and 44 seconds. At
the end of the tenth mile Woodslco was still
In tlM lead , but toward the clo > e How ell
gained and won by fifteen yards. Time , 1
hour and 40 seconds' .
Aflirnu tha Aurcomont.
PAIIIS , May 14. The Journal des Debats
affirms the agreement between Enjriand and
Turkey relative to Kgypt It Includes the
evacuation of Lgjpt by the British in three 1
years. . ' , J
THEY DIDN'T ' .COM HIS WAY ,
The Reason Why McShsno FaHoo"to Secure
Marshal Bier bower's Scalp.
AN INCIDENT OF THE ELECTION.
Death or .Justice Woods and Much
Speculation ns to Who Will 11 o
J1U Successor Other
MuShnnr And Pntronnije.
WASIIIVOTOV , May 14. [ Special to the
lii ) : : . ] 1 have been waiting till tlm clouds
rolled by. After McShano left , a simll portion
tion of the sky was lurid with sulphurous ex
halations. Hen 1 lav. den's southern friends
n position weio furious. They claim Laiuar
ccommendod him for Chadron , and then
promised him Nlobrar.x ; then Markloy has
eally nianv friends In the departments
( vhomheiuado on two visits here. They
boldly assert that he was promKed Patker's
place , and that the piosident had his name
n\ the list , and when ho was cum do t oil ho
Aasalso piomlsod Hruce's place. All these
iieoplo are bitter on McSliane. They siy ho
n.is the evil genius : that ho came hero os-
onslbly for Hlerbowcr's scalp , and insisted
hat Kuclld Martin , of Omaha , should have
tils place. Hut when Attorney-General Gar-
and said that not another federal office-
lolder from Omaha , and when the president
aid the same thing and asked McSh-uio to
i.iiiio some democrat outside of Omaha , that
McSlmiie felt soio , and finally giew Into a
better humor and submitted to the Inevitable
and told the president he felt like the urchin
kvhouald If ho could not have his picture
aKcn he wanted to have his tooth pulled ; ho
mist have some diversion , and he could note
; o back to Omaha with his tall between his
egs and skin off by a democratic adinlnUtra-
: lon ; th it ho must have some-
bed > 's scalp. Then the piesldent of-
eied him three postolliccs. McShane said
hat that was not an equivalent for maishal ;
besides , Vll.is Intended to appoint the new
lostmastors before ho came. The president
.hensaid : "Ask for an > thing else In the Ne
braska democratic vineyard , except the head
of 'John the Uaptlst , ' to-vvlt , Ulerbower"
any place where he could find an otllce lilted
by a republican who was willing to let go ;
that Nebraska was so overwhelmingly repub-
Ican ho thought It would bo treating that
gu'at state badly to remove or dismiss any
republican. So Mcbhane , upon inquiry at
the land ofllcc , found that Miner \ \ . Uruce ,
while here a few weeks ago and when here
about.i vear ago. had unhesitatingly told
Commissioner Spailrs and Secietary Lanmr
that ho was not only willing but deslious
when they could appoint n man as his suc
cessor to V leld any moment. Kucouraged by
this , Mcbliano explained to the president
that Hruco was willing and road > to step out.
only awaltliiK the anrtolntiiiont of a suc
cessor. The piesldent said ho would cause
inquiry to be made , and If the tacts weie cor
rectly stated ho would * , ftxamtno the papers
and see who ought to bentipolntcd. Mcbhane
indignantly replied that ho supposed ho waste
to name the man. The Piesldent replied he
must appoint .Markloy theie. Ho Intended
him for I'aikor'd plaae , but ho lud been
euchred out ot that , and ho was fairly en
titled to It. Hut McShane said ho thought it
was understood he wivi to nauio the man ,
and it was 'generally agreed among
Ids friends that as Uruce was from
Kno\ county the nevvjnan should bo Hone-
.steel , from tli.it county , the late democratic
senator from that district , and who had lost
much money hi Keening on toot a democratic
paper. But tho.president shook his head and
said he leoulred other and dillcient reasons
In appointing a man in the service , holding
that a nubile olllce was a public tiust. Then
McSliano shook his he.id and quietly said :
"Tho devil jou do ! " and paused , and tie !
piesldent paused. Finally the president
aid : " 1 will compromise the matter. Mr.
Wclna has boon jtrongly recommended. Ho
is Hohemian. theie Ho
a and are
n -iJUHViiimu tinu niuju tnu many M\J
hcmians In Nebraska , although they gen-
eially are republicans. It will bn a good
" "Yes " said McSliano.
point politically. , .
giimly , "a public olllce is a public tiuitl' "
This tiustrankled the piesldent , and lie said ,
sternlj' . If McSliano would be satisfied with
Welna he would appoint him. Mcbhano
assented , saving ho miiit seem to have some
scalps at his belt when he rctai ned to Omaha ;
that the charter election would bo held In .t
few davs. and he must hasten to bo theie.
The president said :
"Your major Is now democratic. "
"Yes , said McShane , "and tno next ono
will be. Mv four thoustud majority will
secure that. "
Then the President smiling , replied :
If vou elect a democratic major theio
shall bo a change in the Marshall at once. "
Mcbhuio smiled all over and uttered
"good a public otlico Is a public trust , " and
linn led to Omaha to elect a democratic maj or.
Hut a lew da\s thcrcnttor there was a
gloom In the White House. When the wires
brought the intelligence that a lepubllcan
niavor had been elected by nearly a thousand
majority. Hen Wilson and some trlonds of
Markloy called on Dan Lament , and ho told
them the above story ot Mcbhane's visit to
the President , and said ho aiwavs thought ,
and Dr. Miller had often told him , that while
McSliano was honest , ho had no decision or
judgment as a leader ; that there vvus no ex
cuse in Oimha going republican unless Mc-
bhano's stupldidlty except Hoyd , tooling
that it It went Democratic it would strength
en Mcbhane. and Helrbower would have to
go. Tlieu they sivore all around , took a
drink , and vowed the President was right ;
that there was no part ot America west ot
Illinois that a democratic President was
bound to respect.
Justice Woods Doail.
W viiiiNViro.v , May 14. Justice William
H. Woods , of the surrogate couit of the
United States , died at his icoUonco In thU
city at 12:10 : p. m. today. Ho was seriously
111 In California about a inontti ago , but iui-
ptoved enough to enable him to come here.
Atter his arrival ho continued to grow
woisc. IIUil'soito was dropsy , lie sulleicd
Intensely last nU'ht , but In the early mornIng -
Ing ho apparently became Insensible to piln.
Ho was ontliely unconscious this morning ,
and the only evidence of life was his slow
respliatlon. It Is understood to bo the de-
slro of Justice Wood1- ' family to have hln ;
burled In Oh'o ' , where ho was born. The
funeral arrangements have not boon made.
Jnrtlco Woods vva born In Newark , O ,
and after recelvln t hlsprimaty education ,
was sent to Yale college , whore ho
graduated In W , Sub oiuentty ho
studied law and bsgan the prac
tice of Ids profession in 1847.
Entering the political artna as a democrat ,
ho was elected In 1H57 to the Onlo legif latino
and was made speaker , and was re-elected to
the sainn body two years there > fter. After
the bieakini : out ot the war of IbOl lie went
Into the military senrlce a& lieutenant colonel
of the bovontv-slxtli Infantry , serving until
the war closed , when he was brevet major
general. Ho was mustered out In Alabama ,
where ho remained , returning to legal duties
and poi tlcal life. He was chosen state chan
cel lor for six j ears but aftei serving In thU
position for twov ears was appointed bj Pies-
ident ( Jrant circuit judceof thel'nlted btates
for the Fifth district , which olllce ho held
whlle residing In Mobile for a number of
vears. HU promotion to the supreme court
look place In IbbU.
Speculation On the Sitoco ssion.
\VASIII.VO \ to.v , May 14. [ Special Telegram
gram to tlm UKK.J' Although Mr. Justice
Woods , of the bupfemb court , expired less
than twelve hours ago , thcra nro already a
do/en candidates In the Held for the place
made vacant by his death. This Is the first
cln\nco \ that Preildtiut Cleveland will have to
appoint a member of the suprema court. It
is by far the most Important ofllco ho his
had to fill since lib Inauguration , and ho will
doubtless take some time to nuke his selec
tion. The gossip to-nlzlit mentions Secre
tary Eudlcott as a poulble candidate for the
. . '
* -JS .aASS.jy'- *
phco. Justice Woods was a native of Ohio ,
although ho had been a resident of the state
of ( Jeorgla for several v oars prior to his ap
pointment. Ills death leaves the south with
out a representative on the supreme bench ,
and for this reison It Is likely that In choo
Inir a successor the president will select a
southern man. ( larland Is anxious for a
scat on this honorable bench. His friends
say that his ono ambition is to oc
cupy a ve.it on the highest court
In the country. They v-vy. too. that ho
has frcqiici tly told the iire-Utont that he de
sired to leave the cabinet for the coutt.
These frleiids ot the attornej'-genenl also
profess to believe that the president Is In
clined to grant the wish , but In spite of
hopes' there is very llttlo likelihood that the
president would do anj thing so foolish as to
appoint Air. Carlaud. biich an act would bo
suicidal fiom n political standpoint. The
connection of the attorney general with the
unfortunate Pan-Kleetrio telephone com
pany wat too II igrant , and It Is not likely
that the picsidcnt would care to risk the
consequences of such an appointment. It Is
morn prolnblo that some good southern
law j or whoso character has not been
smirched by oven tno semblance of crooked
ness will bo appointed , but it Is not likely
that the appointment will bo made for some
months to come.
The President VIsltH Mount Vcrnon.
WABMINO-IOV , May 14. | Spoclal Tele
gram to the BKK.J Somoof President Clove-
land's friends were surprised to learn to-day
that he never visited Mount Vernon till jes-
terday , and that ho had not the least Idea of
the surrounding ! of where rest the bones of
the father and mother ot this countrj. The
president and Mrs. Cleveland made the trip
upon the Invitation of Mis. Liughton and
were accompanied by Mrs. Folsom , General
and Mrs. Sheridan and a tow others. After
luncheon theio they returned to the city
about tt o'clock In tno evening. Mrs. Cleveland -
land is now wearing a stylish gray cloth suit
In 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 the
hearts of the voting ladles hero , whose en
gagements have been recently announced ,
bj promptly sending thorn a pietty note of
congratulation. She Ins a rare faculty In
the wording of the pieclous missives as well
as In notes ot sjmpathy received bv 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 wa prompted by a genuine sympathy
, aml In the rush of winter , when It was pop
ularly supposed she was busy with social
matters Mrs. Welch , who still remains at
Oak View with Mrs. Folsoni , resembles her
closelv and has a most attractive lace. She
is slighter In figure and her hair Is quite fair ,
though the bisters are seemingly close to
each other in age. Little May Huddlcston
returns to her home In the west after school
is over. She has been great company for
Mis. 1'olsom all winter. Mrs. Cleveland will
bo with tier mother much this summer.
The Immigration Question.
WASHING i ox , May 14. [ Special Telegram
to the HEII.J The state department Is con
tinuing Its search for Information through its
consuls concerning Immigration , with a
view to liylng the subject before congress
when it convenes this vvintei and asking Im
mediate action. An immense pile of reports
have been received from all parts of the
world. Officials 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 froin the character of the people coiulnz
here they are desirable aa inhabitants , and
consuls in most instances recommend that
the 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 f 01 bid immigration for a period of say
live j ears , when an effort will DO made to
keep the population at home. It Is gener
ally believed that a bill will be passed early
In the coming session to prohibit Immlgra-
tlon from ne r.y It not allcoimtiles.
WASHINCITOV , May 14. [ Special Telegram
to the Bii.l : : Postolllces have been estab
lished In Nebraska and postmasters ap
pointed to them as follows : Henry Felsc ,
Celton , Chejenno county ; William 11. Rock-
tord , Minatavc , Cheyenne county.
The time schedules of Xebraska star routes
have been oidered changed as follows , on
Juno 1 : Geneva to Turkey Creek : Leave
Geneva Tuesdays , Thursdajs and Siturdavs
nt l3a. : ! in. ; arrive atTuinev Creek by HilO
a. m. Leave Turkey Creek Tucsduvs ,
Thursdays and Satuidajs at 10 a. m. ; anne
lit Geneva by l--0 : p. m.
CieUhton to Aten : Leave Crclghton
Mondays , Wcdnesdajs anil Frldajs at 7 n.
m. : arrive at Aten bj r > : . J p. m. Leave A ten
Tiiesdavs , Thuisdajs and S-iturdajs at 7 u.
m. ; arrive at Crolghton bj 5:30 : p. m.
WASHING ION , May 15. [ Special Tele
gram to the HIK. : ] Colonel ' Albeit G. Brock-
ctt , Thlid cavalry , Is quite'ill at Fort Davis ,
Texas , and Lieutenant Colonel D-vvid It.
Clendenln , same regiment , is commanding
the post. Hrst Lieutenant George Palmer ,
Ninth infantry , has been anpoluted adjutant
of the regiment , to date June lr > , to succeed
First Lieutenant F.dgar B. Robertson , whoso
teim expires on that date.
Aimy leaves : First Lieutenant John K.
Mjers , T'lirdattilleiy , Washington barracks ,
until Juno 'J ; First Lieutenant Clavton S.
Bin bank , Fourth Infantry , Fort L ) on , col
ored , ten dais further extension ; Major
Anson Wiles and CapUlns William H. Kenned -
nod ) and ' 1 homas C. Lebs , Tenth cavahy ,
compo-o n board convened nt Fort Grant.
Ari/oua , to examine Flist Seigeant William
II. Glvons , troop K , Tenth cavalrj' , for ap
pointment as post quaitermastor-sergeant.
Hospital Steward Thomas mil , Fort Washa-
l\ie , Wjomlng. six months ; Scrge-int James
Case } , troop M , Fourth Cavaliy , six months
to go abroad" ; beige.int Fiedrlck Grleb , troop
A , Fifth c.ivaliy , six months , to goabroui ;
Ser.ce.int Wellmin Moulton. bitteiy. Fifth
artilery , 3J dajs ; Sergeant Clnrles C. Hillman -
man , company C. Fifth Infantry , four
months : Sergeint Alfied Wool , company 11.
Twentieth infantrj , tour months ; Sergeant
llonrv StelTcn , company A. Twentj-third
Infantry , two months , from May UO ; Corporal
David K. Stanley , tronp K , Seventh cavalry ,
ono month , from JUIIH 17.
Reciprocity in Canada.
TOIION ro , 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 largo and Inlluentlal , represent
ing all commercial Interests and trades- . The
subject was very fully consldeied , but the
debate w as adjoin ned until next Thursday.
President Darlliu and Pro ) . Goldwln led on
the side ot wider commeiclal relations. The
following resolution was Introduced :
"Resolved. That in conformity with the
sentiment ot thu Catudlan peonlo expressed
at Intervals witii great unanimity for many
vcirs , this board legaids as advantageous to
the mutual pie > perlty of the L'nlted States
and Canada the removal of every possible re
striction upon international tiade.andaffirms
that the proposal for a commercial union be
tween thu two countries U worth ) of the tull
es t Investigation and most earnest considera
tion ot the Canadian community. "
Klslioi ) Ircliind at Home.
I ST. I'AtTi , May 14. Bishop Ireland
reached home this morning from Kurope ,
and received a warm welcome. Ho was pre
sented with n handsome caTlai.'o and a pair
ol line horses by friends regardless of dem
onstration. Tlia bishop refused to be inter
A Stay For Orottknn.
Mu.wAUhKK , May 14. Judge Sloan this
morning granted i stay ot proceedings until
the next term ot the supreme court In ( irott-
krncase. Urottkan's bail was fixed at SV
8ho HnlU Prom New York With Kx-
prrsslom of RcRrot.
NMV YOIIK , May 14. [ Special Telegram
tcsi the llFK-l The deck of the Cunard
steamship Umbrla was crowded at 10SO : to-
diy when Madame Pattl. accompanied by
her niece , and with Signer Mcollno bringing
up the rear , walked on board. She was also
attended by some friends who had comedown
down to say good-bjo to hor. She looked
as : radiant as she usually does on such
occasions and no trace of the Indisposition
tint prevented her singing on Wednesday
night was visible. "But I really was quite
11h 11n " she said to a friend who made some
laughing suggestion to this ellect. "I have
never been In the habit of disappointing the
public , and 1 don't mean to begin nt this late
date. Hoivever , It Is no USD recurring to
that topic. 1 always do feel very sad when
tlc leave Now York , and on this oc
casion my regiets mo even deeper than
usual , lor 1 shall feel as wo steam
out Into the bay that 1 am looking at It tor
the t last time. 1 don't think that 1 shall sing
much longer. Indeed , my South Aiiioiiciu
tour will probably end my st.ige career.
Then we shall return to otr ; homo in Wales ,
and live as becomes simple country folks.
As you know , as soon us 1 get to London I
give a serious of concerts under Ab-
bej's management at Albert hall , and
may appeal in some operatic selections
such as we gave here In the eaily part ot the
season. Atteiwards , In September. 1 rest at
mj cistle In Wales , and next Maich 1 start
lor that South American tour , to which 1
look torward with inoio pleasure than appre
Ovei In lloboken a similar scene was being
produced , only the departing ones were In
this case Henry i : . Abbey , Mis. Abbey and
Minn. Scalchl.Jrs. . Abbey has , il nest en-
tirelj recovered lioni her lameness.
A nit i Don TO mi uim/r.
Two Railroad Companies Secure a
Charter nt hionx City.
SoutxCtrv , la. , May ll.-Spnelal [ 1'olegram
o the Bee. ] Altogether the most encour
aging piece of now that has been given the
public In this city for a long time Is the posi
tive announcement today that the Chicago it
Northwestern HIK ! Chlcairo , St , Paul , Minne
apolis A ; Omaha railroad companies had en
tered Into an agreement with our local bridge
compaiivto take the charter held by it and
commence the building of a bridge across the
Missouri river at once. Prcnaratlons had al
ready been made for v oting 8300,000 tax by the
city to assist an eastern corporation In erect
ing the bridge , but the present arrangement Is
eminently more satisfactory all around. As
a result the day has boon a most exciting and
active ono In real estate and business circles.
Much property has changed hands and It Is
nonlidentlv believed that the greatest boom
it the noithwest will begin next week. The
railway companies now agree to accept the
charter of the Sioux City Bridge company ,
refund all money expended in preliminary
suiveys , adopt the line and profiles of the
bridge company and use the bridge com
ma's engineer , Mi , Morrison , in the con
structions ot the btidgo under the name of
the .Sioux City Bridge company ; that
lie bildgo shall bo open to the
isc of all companies upon reasonable
compensation : that the work shall
login as soon as thu secretary of war shall
apnrovo the plan and as soon as the old
iridgo company can turn over the stock and
franchise , which they ngreo on their part to
lo. It is now certain that the union depot
w ill bo at the terminus of the bridge on this
side. There Is altogether a more hopeful
md confident feeling here to-day than has
cv 01 before been experienced.
. . . _ _ , . i .aMMraxt ? "
BTonx City's Board of Equalization.
Stoi'X CITV , I.v. , May 14. [ Special Tele
gram to Tin : IRI ) : . | The city board of
equalisation has boon engaged during the
past week in legalizing the assessment of
city property. More than usual attention Is
being given to the assessment matter this
.ear , and the hitherto very honest estimates
w.H bo greatly increased. A very thorough
and carotid revision all around is being
made. It is estimated that on the basis of
present | liguies the total valuation of city
property will i each S10,000ouo. ,
The Strikes Practically Kntlcd.
Siorv Cnv , la. , May 14. [ Special Tele-
ram to the BEE. ] The carpenters' strike In
Sioux City Is practically ended , the t-Ulors
i.-xvlng come to an understanding with their
emplojers some tlmo orgo. Most of the car
penters have returned to woik on the old
basis of nlnn hours. Biilldiiigoperatlons are
lively , mote now structures now being under
way than over bofoio this early in tno sea
Got the Bounce.
Ci.nvn KAi-ins. la. , May 11. [ Special
Telegiam to the Br.n.J 1. N. lla/lett and
James Wormlej- , manager and cashier of the
Amertcit exnress oflicc , have been bounced
lor binklrigon the companj's funds , liar-
Ictt has about 8" > 00 and Wormloy about § 300 ,
and both have skipped. Wormloy went with
a female of unsavory icputation. John J.
Knssell , of the Sioux City olllce , Is in charge ,
and the dcliclt has boon made good by the
relatives of the absentees.
THE FiKK ItlSCOl ) .
Distillery and Bnttorlnn Factory
Hurncd at Hammond.
, May 14. Shortly bofoic noon to
day at Hammond , Intl. , a four story distil-
lerj and adjoining butterino factory were de
stroyed by u lire which caught from aspaik
from a passing engine. The lumber jiud of
Williams Bros. . John LIWS& Son's ware
house , and bterris Ac Co.'s distillery were
aKodcstroved. The entire loss Is about
51VS.OOO ; Insurance light.
HlirTIro In New Ynrk.
YOKK , May 11. To night fire broke
out in the hay sheds on Thirty-third street
west of Klovonth avenue , owned by the New
Yoik Cential lailroid. Before it could begotten
gotten under control It communicated to
Theodore U. Chaso's grain and feed mill , on
r.loventh avenue , and to some wooden hay
sheds on Thirty-fourth street. The flames
extended fiom Thlrtj-thlid te Thirtv-slxtli
streets , aiid spirks weio whirled on
to houses TOO feet distant. Two brick bulld-
Inu'son Thirty-fourth Htioet owned by the
Rochester Hiewing company also caught fire
and were destroyed , and about twenty horses
were burned to death. The Manhattan mai-
ket bulldlnt ; , among whoso occupants are
Armour it Co. , the Chica-zo Beef company
and the Manhattan Beef company , was
saved by strenuous efforts. The aggregate
losj Is estimated at from SK > 0,000 to J.200,000. .
of which Chase loses about 8 , ( J03.
A Htoamnr Dentrnycd.
Bnis-Toi. , It. L , May I1 ; . The steamer Km
plro btate.which his been lying at thti wharf
of the railroad company during the winter
pnt , was totally destrojed by lire this morn
Ing. The firovvas dlscovoied about 1 o'clock ,
When the firemen arrived the flames hue
made such progress that tt was Impossible to
stay them , and the steamer with all her
furnishings and fixtures was destrojed
Two men who were on bond as shin keepers
baiely escaped with thels lives , losing al
their effects. Tlm loss , Including the work
that has recently been nut on her prcpua
toiy to the excursion season , will probably
reach ! 100,000 ; Insured for SIO.OO'J.
Had Fire at Quebec.
Qt'Kiirc , May 14. A conflagiatlon oc
currcd bunday morning , destroying a tan
nery , lumber jard , machine and boiler works
and causing ft loss of 81'AOQO.
Hhot nt ii I'rlcNt.
AI.IUNV , * N. Y. . May 14. While Ilev
Father Loouoy was hearing confessions Ii
thocathedral thlso > enliiK Alice Craig ontei
ed tlioedllico find approaching within nbou
six feet of the conlesHlonal box , drew a re
volver and fired three shots at him vvlthou
effect. ' 1 ho would be miirdeiess was > arrest
cd , She Is evidently Insane.
O'BRIEN'S ' ' CANADIAN TOUR.
Ho Receives a Hearty Reception on Ap
rival nt Quebec.
'LEASED ' WITH HIS PROGRESS ,
V WK MUM MCCUIIK nt Toronto Pro
tests ARnlnnt Ills ttpenltlni ;
There Cheers for Lnns-
downo nml the
O'Hrlen nt Quebec.
Qur.itr.c , M.\y ll.-Wllllnin O'Urlcn nr-
ived In the city nt So'clock , by steamer fioiu
Montreal , which left tor ( Juebcc vesterday.
O'Hrien left the vessel at 10 and though !
o escape In a cat ) unobserved , but as ho
tupped aslioro " 1'nt"
Ujan , a policeman ,
vho spoke with a rich bioguc , rushed for
vard and grasped litui warmly by the hnm ! ,
' -May thu hc&vons sa\e jou , sir , " ho er
lalmcd. ' 'I would sooner have your llttlo
incur than the bndy and bones of Laus-
Unvno. " .it which O'Hrlen smiled. Threats
loin loronto continue to loom up bigger
and blgget , and the editor of United Ireland
and tliii peoiilo lietu who are best qualified to
mlge , assert that they ate onlv threats. ' 1'no
nest significant fact that has vet transpired
s the oiler of Quebec men to send a stalwart
) odv guard of armed men to escort O'Urlen
o Tot on to. O'llrlun , who Is anxious to do
nothing that can be construed Into \lolent
ictlon. refused the olfer , which shows , notwithstanding -
withstanding the enthusiasm arou ° cd , that
ittlc excuse icm.ilus tor Toronto to create a
1'erhaps the exnct situation may best bo as
certained from O'Hrlen himself , who spoke
to an associated press reporter this afternoon
as follows : "Up to the piesent the lesult has
nore than answered my most sanguine ex
pectations. From end to end of this province
of Quebec , altliotuli , of course , 1 have en
countered a Rood many opponents , 1 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 have not met a single one who.
lining heard us , was not comlnced that we
: iad the amplest and most justllicatlon for
the course we Im\o taken. I have been
slmi'ly ' umarcd at the extent to winch the
piojudlco so unscrupulously aroused against
is has been dissipated In the coursn of tha
jrlulest intcicotirso with the people. The
fact Is , of course , duo not to ourselves , but to
'ho absolutely unanswerable strength of our
.ndictmont. This result Is , I think , thor
oughly secured that the Canadian people re-
eognUo that a case has been in.ulo which
nnst be answered. Not a single ono of
Lord Lansdowne's champions In the press
mv < > attempted to tackle the facts ot the con
troversy , although Lord Lansdovvne , man *
weeks aeo , through his aide-do camp , sup
plied them with his version of the transac-
; lons. Ills friends are icduccd to two pleas ,
neither of which will bear the light of robusi
uibllc criticism for a moment. The tact la
that as governor general Lord Lnnsdowne It
sublimated above all cilticlsm from peopla
hvhom ho rules and who pay him. This Iti a
Joctrino so antipathetic to Uritish constitu
tional law that 1 can scarcely imagine how
any person instructed In the rudiments of
English constitutional history can for a mo
ment uroponnil It. Lansdowne'n other plea
is a still more vvasliv one , namely , that his
mouth Is closed aealnst defense , His own
action and that of his agent utterly confute
t. lie was himself first tort-sort tonowspape
controversy on the subject botoro 1 had an
opportunity , and Hrst to make an exparto
and dMngenlons statement of his side of the
case before 1 had any opportunity of an
"l.L Q ore refused permission to appeal
In Ottawa , what then I"
"Well , I shall certainly exercise my legal
right mid visit and speak at those places. "
"Can they prevent you ? "
"There Is nothing In the law of Canada to
prevent me carrying out my Intention , und
vvhilo 1 should most deeply regret that out
visit should be the occasion ot the smallest
Interruption of domestic trannnillty in Can
ada , I teel coercion , as. a matter of llfo and
death tor nearly htty cruelly oppressed Irish
tenants , to go right ahead and arouse honest
public opinion against these atrocities. I
should bo sorry to anticipate that these 111-
morsof war have any serious significance. "
"Hu' all tno halls In Toronto and Kings
ton having been denied you , does the law
permit ot open air speaknm ! ' "
"lam informed that by the law we are
perteetly free to speak In thooponalr. If
anv dlstuibaiico should now take place the
guilt of it would be on the shoulders of the
London Times , whose incitements to vie
lence against ns are of tlm most bnitul and
unmistakable clmractei. Its comments on
our Canadian visit are of the same character
as the Incitements of j.ord Randolph
Churchill , which generated the Belfast
To-morrow , O'Hrlen will deliver a speech
before the local branch of the National
le.-mie , and stait on Monday for Toronto
and speak there Tuesday , lie will start the
tollowlng day for Ottawa , where he wll'
speak on Thursday , and , according to pres
ent arrangements , In Kingston on Saturday.
TOKONTO , May 14. A nubile meeting was
held this afternoon in Queen's park to pro
test against William O'Hrlen's coming to
this city for the purpose of speaking against
the governor general. The meeting was at
tended bv between 10,000 to r ,000 people.
The proceedings were characterized by the
gieatcst enthusiasm and perfect order.
Major I low land presided. Alter the mayor
had read the proclamation calling the mtet
Ing , the bishop of Algoma moved the first
resolution as follows :
That this meeting reprobates the action of
William O'Hilon visiting this city for th
purpose of exciting a hostile feeling against
his excellency , tlm governor-general , on no.
count ot the dillerence between Ida excel *
loncv and Ins tenants In Ireland , nnu ex
presses Us entire and unabated confidence
In the high character of liU excellency , toe
Mnrquls of Landsdovvne , and in his litnoss
to represent hoi majesty in Canada- "
ills lordsclp In moving the resolution pro
tested against the gre.it wrong , unblushing
indecency and audanous Iniportlnanco
about to bo perpetrated by O'Hrien coming
toTotoiito. lie said this fnlr dominion was
not the homo of rebels. O'Hrlen's coming
was founded on falsehood and hypocrisy ,
II. K. Clarke , M. 1' . II. , seconded the icso-
lutlon , which w.is supported by the bishop of
Toronto and carried amid tremendous cheer
Ing and waving of hats. Only about twenty
hands were held up against tlm resolution.
1'iot. Goldwin .Smith moved the second resolution
elution as follows :
" I'lmt this second meeting looks with pert
foct confidence to the parliament of the
United Kingdom tor a wise and just settle
ment of all questions in relation to Ireland. "
llo said that while willing to give all the
benefits to Irish citl/ens , he wanted to bo
done with this trickling to the Irish vote.
Speaking of O'Hrlen , ho mid they did not
want have his excellency attacked by men
steeped In venom and with llpscnvomcd
Itev. Dr. Potts and Huv. G , M. Mllllgan
supported the resolution , which vvaseanied
umldst tremendous dueling , only one or
two hands being field up against It.
A losolutlon carried that copies of those
resolutions bo tiansmltied to the governor
Konoial and I.oid Salisbury charged the true
trouble In Ireland not to landlords , but to
the tenants , who wore moonlighters , boy-
cotteis , etc. MuyorIIoul.mil addressed the
meeting , thanking them for their orderly bo-
havlor , urelng them amid cilt-H of "Never"
to irlve O'Hrlen a fair houlng If ho came
here. Thtce chrei * and n tiger were given
amidst groit enthusiasm , waving of hats for
the nuceii and Lord Lansduwnn. and A vast
mnltitnduwith uncovered heads jointd In
Hlnu'ing the national anthem. Majoi llovv-
land sent the tollowlng cablegram to Lord
"The treat miss mceilng at Queen's park ,
Toronto , ieprobatei O'lii Inn's mission und
e\pres u confidence In Lord Lansdowne.
Him also looks with confidence to the HrltUli
paillumoiit for a who and Just settlement of
the Irish question.
A Itco''p'lmi ' nt Ottnwii.
OTTAWA , Out. , M.iy K The Irish citizens
and National loiguo hove arranged to vivo
William O'Urlcn n joint icceptlon. The
roller rluk baa bceu engaged tor his lecture ,