The star route trial will begin in about two weeks.
The first rally of the campaign was held at Springfield last night by the Republicans.
Base-ball games yesterday. - Chicagos, 7; Providence, 3. Philadelphias, 1; Clevelands, 1.
Two suspected persons have been arrested on the charge of being concerned in the Cambridge robbery.
Lieut. Danenhower, in his testimony before the Jeannette board of inquiry yesterday, testified that he considered the vessel perfectly safe.
The lawn tennis tournament of the Longwood Cricket Club will be continued today at 2 o'clock. A cricket match, Harvard vs. Longwood, will be played at the same time.
THE WEATHER.WASHINGTON, D. C., Oct. 21, 1. A. M. For New England and the Middle Atlantic States, fair weather, northerly winds, becoming variable, falling barometer, stationary or slight rise in temperature.