-Ayoung man, nnmedry A. Shurts, in attenipting to leap ashoro as Ihe Iliiiiois neared lio wharf Saturday evening lell nip the river and was drowned. lfnmediae eflbrts were made lo rescue him, but wiihout success. His hat and pocket book havo been found. He wa9 a ship carpenter by trude and has worked for some Urne in this city but more recenWy at Malden where he carne aboard. VVq understand he was from Lancaster, Ohio, where he has a wife to whom ho was mar- ried but a short time ago.