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most complete, and the most attractive installation,” and there is but one such medal.

GROUP JURY. Chairman, J. W. Kendrick, United States. First Vice-Chairman, Mr. Steinbiss, Germany. Second Vice-Chairman, Henri de Grieges, France. Secretary, Henry Bartlett, United States. First Assistant Secretary, H. F. Ball, United

States. Second Assistant Secretary, M. Crizuka, Japan.





one in each building, the holder winning with it the first honors, there being none higher and none other so exclusive.

The award was to the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Company by the unanimous vote of the full Department Jury, and like great distinction was accorded by the full Superior Jury.

The grand prize, another gold medal, was the Baltimore & Ohio on its section as a whole, and denotive of the highest distinction in its class or group.

In conjunction with the grand prize, eighteen collaborators' medals awarded, most of them gold, these going to those who had contributed to the striking educational value and general completeness of the Baltimore & Ohio section.

The Group Jury, followed by the endorsement of the Department Jury, and ratified by the Superior Jury, awarded a gold medal of honor to Major J. G. Pangborn, director of the exhibit, in recognition of the origination and completion of the great historical collection, and the scheme and perfection of its installation.

Additional to the foregoing, and distinctive of the honors awarded the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Company in the Transportation Building, is the grand prize and gold medal in the group of "Engineering and Architecture in the Department of Liberal Arts, this being on the model of the new Union Station at Washington, which is the central feature of the Baltimore & Ohio section in the Department of Transportation.

The 'Sweepstakes," as it might be termed, in the fourteen acres of exhibits in the Department of Transportation, the grand prize in the railway group of the same building, another grand prize in the Department of Liberal Arts; and the medal of honor, four gold medals of the very highest class; and twenty-five other medals, most of them gold, is the company's Louisiana Purchase Exposition record. It is beyond paralleling, for it is topped by the special gold medal for “the best, the

W. C. Arp, Supt. Motive Power, Vandalia, Terre

Haute, Ind. H. F. Ball, Supt. Motive Power, L. S. & M. S.,

Cleveland, O. Henry Bartlett, Supt. Motive Power, Boston &

Maine Ry., Boston. W.G. Berg, Chief Engineer, Lehigh Valley R. R.,

New York City. J. B. Berry, Chief Engineer, Union Pacific R. R.,

Omaha, Neb. W. H. Brimson, Gen'l Supt. B. &0. S. W. R. R.,

Cincinnati, O. F. E. Cuming, Great Britain (alternate). Mataro Crizuka, Japan. Theo. H. Curtis, Supt. Motive Power, L. & N.

R. R., Louisville, Ky. Felix Gain, Belgium. Wm. McC. Grafton, Signal Engineer, Penna.

R. R., Pittsburgh, Pa. Henri de Grieges, France. J. W. Kendrick, Vice President, Santa Fe R. R.,

Chicago, Ill. T. A. Lawes, Danville, Ill. Richard H. Phillips, C. E., Louisiana Purchase

Expo., St. Louis, Mo. W. H. V. Rosing, Ass't Supt. Motive Power,

I. C. R. R., Chicago, Ill. M. Serroys, Belgium. C. Spruyt, Austria (alternate). Mr. Steinbiss, Director of Railways, Germany. Howard D. Taylor, Supt. Motive Power, Phila. &

Reading, Reading, Pa. J. W. Thomas, Jr., Vice-Pres. and Gen'l Mgr.,

N. C. & St. L. R. R., Nashville, Tenn. D. Van Alstyne, Supt. Motive Power, Nor. Pac.

R. R., St. Paul, Minn. Baron Wolfgang von Ferstel, Austria. B. A. Worthington, Assistant Director, M. & 0.

(for Harriman Lines), Chicago, Ill. John Murphy, Manager, Pittsburg Railways,

Pittsburg, Pa.
J. A. Trawick, Little Rock, Ark.
C. D. Wyman, Boston, Mass.


Chairman Group 72, Major J. W. Howard, Civil

Engineer, New York. Vice Chairman 72, George J. Kellner, Paris,





Chairman Group 73, L. C. Bartley, Elkhart, Ind. Vice Chairman 73, Antino Correa, Brazil. Chairman Group 74, J. W. Kendrick, Vice-Pres.

A. T. & S. F., Chicago. Vice Chairman 71, M. Steinbiss, Director, Ger

man State R’y, Germany. Vice Chairman 74, Henri de Grieges, France. Chairman Group 75, F. E. Cuming, Great Britain. Vice Chairman 75, Rear Admiral Brown, Indian

apolis, Ind. Chairman Group 76, J. Stoddard, Detroit, Mich. Vice Chairman 76, Captain Hebbinghaus, Ger

many. Chairman Group 77, Captain von Tschudi, Ger

many. Vice Chairman 77, M. Crizuka, Japan. Member from Directory of Louisiana Purchase

Exposition appointed by the President:
Samuel M. Felton, Chicago, II., Pres. C. &

A. R. R.
Appointed by Board of Lady Managers:

Miss Rose Weld, Newport News, Va.



Bean, Dr. Tarleton H., Chief, Department of

Forestry, Fish and Game, Louisiana Purchase Exposition Co. Directory of the Department of Forestry, Fish and Game for the United States at the Paris Exposition,

1900. New York. Bell, Nicholas M., Director, Louisiana Purchase

Exposition Co. St. Louis. Biagi, Dr. Guido, Librarian of the Laurentian

Library, Florence, Italy. Vice-Chairman,

Department Jury, 1904. Branchi, G., Commissioner-General for Italy.

Consul General for Italy to the United States. Carlier, Jules, Commissioner-General for Bel

gium to the Exposition. Vice-Chairman of the Superior Council of Industry and Com

merce, Belgium. Coleman, Norman J., Ex-United States Secretary

of Agriculture. Acting Chief, Department of Horticulture, Louisiana Purchase Exposi

tion Co. St. Louis. Cooley, Edwin Gilbert, Vice-Chairman, Educa

tion Department Jury, representing Austria.

Superintendent, Schools, Chicago. Cowdery, E. G., Chairman, Liberal Arts, Depart

ment Jury, Vice-President and General

Manager, Laclede Gas Light Co., St. Louis. De Lima, Dr. J. C. Alves, Vice-Chairman,

Anthropology. Brazilian Delegate to the
Louisiana Purchase Exposition. Consul of
Brazil in the Dominion of Canada and New

Foundland. Residence Montreal.
De Szogyeny, George, L. L. D., Commissioner-

General for Hungary.
Dodge, Charles R., Chairman, Department Jury.

Member of Jury, Paris Exposition, 1900.
Director, Department of Agriculture for the
United States at Paris Exposition. Agricul-

tural and Forestry Expert. United States. Drake, F. E., Chairman, Department Jury.

President, Lanyon Zinc Co. Director of
Electricity for the United States and Member

of Jury, Paris Exposition, 1900. St. Louis. Froelich, E., Mechanical Engineer. Delegate of

the German Engineering Society. Germany. Gerin Lajoie, Dr. Mederic T., Vice-Chairman,

Liberal Arts Department Jury. With the
University of Paris. Doctor-in-Chief of the
Company of Tramways of Eastern Paris.
Officer of the Academy. Knight of the
Legion of Honor. Commander de Bolivar
de Venezuela (with plate of Grand Officer)
Red Cross of Spain. Assistant Secretary
to the Medical Congress of Paris, 1900.
Member of the Medical Council Societe des

Gens de Letters, Paris, France. Goldsborough, W. E., Chief, Department of

Electricity, Louisiana Purchase Exposition
Co. Professor, Purdue University, Purdue,

Gore, James H., Scientist. Professor, Columbia

University, Washington, D. C. Commissioner-General for Siam. Member of Superior Jury, Paris Exposition, 1900. Commissioner-General for the United States to Antwerp, Amsterdam, Brussels and Liege Expositions.

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David R. FRANCIS. President, Louisiana Purchase Exposition. First Vice-President

FREDERICK J. V. SKIFF. Director of Exhibits, Louisiana Purchase

Exposition. Second Vice-President

WILBER F. BOYLE. Third Vice-President

GEO. GERALD. Member of the French Parliament. Com

missioner-General for France. Fourth Vice-President

THEODOR LEWALD. Privy Councillor. Imperial Commissioner

for Germany.

John H. McGibbons, A. M. Eastern Representative of the Louisiana Pur

chase Exposition. Director of Exploitation and of Textiles, Paris Exposition, 1900. Chief, Department of Awards, Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893.



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Goto, Fusaji, Forestry Commissioner of the

Department of Agriculture and Commerce.

Japan. Gross, R. G., Vice-President and General

Manager, American Locomotive Co. President, Air Tool Co. President, United States Radiator Co. President, Merchants'

National Bank, Dunkirk, N. Y.
Holmes, Dr. J. A., Chief, Department Mines and

Metallurgy, Louisiana Purchase Exposition.
Member, United States Geological Survey.

North Carolina.
Howard, Major J. W., C. E., Chairman,

Department Jury. Member of Jury, Paris

Exposition, 1900. New York. Hulbert, Milan H., Chief, Department Manufac

tures, Louisiana Purchase Exposition and Paris Exposition, 1900. Member of Jury,

Paris Exposition. Manufacturer, New York. Ives, Prof. Halsey C., Chief, Department of Art,

Louisiana Purchase Exposition and Colum

bian Exposition, 1893. St. Louis. Kester, M., President, French Section. France. Lagerstedt, Dr. N. G. W., Royal Commissioner

General for Sweden. Long, Dr. J. H., Professor of Chemistry,

Northwestern University, Chicago. Lyte, E. O., Millerville, Pa. Chairman, Depart

ment Jury of Education. President, Pennsylvania State Normal School. Ex-President,

National Educational Association. Mabilleau, I., Director of the Musee Social,

Paris, France. Mc Gee, Dr. W. J., Chief, Department of

Anthropology, Louisiana Purchase Exposition. Ex-President, International

Geographical Society, Washington. Martens, Willy, Vice-Chairman, Art Department

Jury. Commissioner of Art for Holland.

Holland. Mattheef, P. M., Commissioner-General for Bul

garia. Mills, Colonel Chas. F., Chief, Department of Live

Stock, Louisiana Purchase Exposition.

Moore, Mrs. Phillip H., B. A., Trustee, Vassar

College. President, Association of Collegiate
Alumnae, representing the Board of Lady
Managers, Louisiana Purchase Exposition.

St. Louis.
Morrisseaux, Charles, M. E., Director-General of

the Ministry of Industry and Labor, Belgium. Muthesius, Dr. H., Vice-Chairman, Manufac

tures Department Jury. Royal Councillor

of Germany. Germany. Nuncio, Albino R., Engineer, Commissioner

General for Mexico. Chief of the Bureau of
Exposition and Industries.

Ockerson, Colonel J. A., Chief, Department of

Liberal Arts, Louisiana Purchase Exposition.
Member of the Mississippi River Commission,

Member Jury, Paris Exposition, 1900. Parker, Geo. W., Chairman, Manufactures De

partment Jury. Director, Louisiana Purchase

Exposition Co. Railway Official. St. Louis. Powelson, F. W., Professor, Harvard University. Reid, Walter F., Governor of the National Phy

sical Laboratory, Great Britain. Chairman, London Section Society of Chemical Industry. Fellow of the Institute of Chemistry. Fellow

of the Chemical Society, etc. Rogers, Howard J., Chief, Department of Educa

tion, Louisiana Purchase Exposition and Paris Exposition, 1900. Director of International Congress. Deputy Commissioner of Educa

tion for New York State. Albany. Shapleigh, A. L., Director, Louisaina Purchase

Exposition Co. Chairman, Physical Culture
Department. Treasurer, Norvell-Shapleigh

Hardware Co. St. Louis.
Shugio, H., Vice-Chairman, Art Department

Jury. Government Expert of the Local Government of Hiro Shimaken. Imperial Japanese Commissioner to the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, and Fine Art Commissioner.

Japan. Smith, Willard A., Chief, Department of Trans

portation, Louisiana Purchase Exposition and Paris Expositon, 1900, and Columbian Exposition, 1893. Editor and proprietor of the

Railway Engineering and Review. Chicago. Steinbiss, Carl, Royal Railroad Director. Ger

many. Stevens, Walter B., Secretary, Louisiana Purchase

Exposition. Von Stibral, Adalbert R., Commissioner-General

for Austria. Councillor of the Ministry of

Commerce. Sullivan, James E., Chief, Department of Phy

sical Culture. Louisiana Purchase Exposition. Secretary, A. A. U. of the United States. Chairman of the World's Fair Athletic Championship, Chicago, 1893. Assistant Director of Athletics for the United States, Paris Exposition, 1900. Athletic Director, Pan-Ameri

can Exposition. New York. Taft, Prof. L. R., Agriculture College, Michigan. Taylor, Frederic W., Chief, Department of Agri

culture, Louisiana Purchase Exposition, Pan

American Exposition, Omaha Exposition, etc. Tejima, Seiichi, Commissioner-General for Japan.

President, Higher Technical Institute of

Tolman, William H., Chairman, Department

Jury. Secretary, American Institute Social
Service. Member of the Jury, Paris Exposi-

tion, 1900. New York. Watson, Colonel Chas. N., R. E., C. B., C. N. G.,

Commissioner-General for Great Britain.
Secretary, Royal Commission.

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HE United States government has a

variety of sources of income; but the oddest, and, indeed, the most

novel wealth-producing factor in possession of any nation on the globe is found in the sentiment which impels a considerable portion of the American people to contribute to what is known as Uncle Sam's Conscience Fund,” says Waldon Fawcett in the Chicago RecordHerald.

This Conscience Fund” is a repository of hoarded riches in the treasury department at Washington into which a golden stream is constantly pouring, but from which no money is ever withdrawn. It is made up wholly of contributions from persons who send sums to the government for the purpose of reimbursing Uncle Sam for money or its equivalent which has at some previous time been wrongfully taken or improperly withheld from the government by these persons, whose consciences later compel them to make restitution.

Of course the money received in this peculiar manner is not depended upon to keep in motion the wheels of any portion of the machinery of government. It is well that it is not, for the receipts fluctuate greatly in volume.

To be sure,

ernment revenue received from other sources, such as duties, taxes, postage, licenses, etc., is not always uniform, but there are manifest no such pronounced “booms” and periods of depression as are likely to succeed one another in the business of the Conscience Fund.”

That these sops to troublesome sciences come into Uncle Sam's moneychest by fits and starts is by no means strange, when it is remembered that the government has no law or compulsion to make its delinquents pay. In most instances it does not even know of the existence of the indebtedness, and so it must simply wait until the debtor is ready and able to pay up. It is noticeable that after the receipt of

or more large contributions to the mysterious fund is chronicled in the newspapers there is almost certain to be a flood of donations. Some of them come from persons who had thus only just learned how they might quietly set things right with Uncle Sam. Seasons of general prosperity also stimulate the business of the Conscience Fund.' At such times people who are doing well financially seize the opportunity to settle arrears with the government.


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